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As he sets out for the store, the boy’s mother reminds him, “Six farm eggs, a cake for tea, a pound of pears, and don’t forget the bacon.” On his way, he repeats, “Six fat legs…a cape for me…a flight of stairs…and don’t forget the bacon.” Or was it “six clothes pegs…a rake for leaves…a pile of chairs…and don’t forget the bacon”?
Well, at least he was sure to remember the bacon!

A new storybook based on Maisy’s hit TV series is here, just in time for
the crazy-for-Maisy preschoolers who have been clamoring for more. In MAISY GOES SHOPPING, Charley and our favorite mouse make a trip to the grocery store to buy lots of goodies for lunch. Wherever they go and whatever they do, Lucy Cousins’s lovable characters are a delight. Catch them on Nickelodeon’s Nick Jr.!

A routine trip to the grocery store turns into an amazing adventure as a brave young boy helps the lobsters in the seafood department make a great escape. The crustaceans flee their tiny tank, but can they make their way back to the sea? Follow the lobsters as they embark on a fun-filled journey and later reward the young boy who saved them with a spectacular celebration in the sea. Find out what happens when there are Lobsters on the Loose. Grades K-3.

Mercer Mayer’s Little Critter is off to the grocery store with his mom and siblings in this classic, funny, and heartwarming book. Whether he wants to push the cart, pick the best apples, or get his sister out of the candy aisle, both parents and children alike will relate to this beloved story. A perfect way to teach kids about being on their best behavior!

While trick-or-treating on Halloween night, Helen and her dog Martha (begrudgingly dressed as a cat) walk into a very unusual supermarket. One for witches and cats only! What will happen if the manager realizes the truth about them? This whimsical story by Susan Meddaugh is the first about Martha from PBS’s Martha Speaks, before she got her paws on the alphabet soup that gave her the gift of gab.
This new 8″ x 8″ edition features a shiny foil cover and a sheet of stickers!

Grandma has all sorts of goodies in her bag. Check in the bag to find colorful fruits and vegetables such as bananas, carrots, lettuce, and grapes.

Selected by the Bank Street College of Education as one of “The Best Children’s Books of the Year” for 2004.