Thomas & Friends: I Can Help Thomas!
When a new gym is being built at the school, Thomas goes back and forth between the sheds, the quarry, the steamworks, the wharf, and the school, to prove that he is as useful an engine as James! Includes 6 picture sound buttons, plus a picture “slider knob” on a “slider track” with 6 “stop positions.” The story and art tie in to the main character’s journey along the slider track.
Thomas & Friends: Sing-Along Songs
This board book has five content spreads, each featuring Thomas and his friends, and 1 to 3 sing-along songs. The module features a mirrored surface (in which light-up images appear in tempo to the music), with 5 shaped sound buttons below. Each button plays 1 to 3 melodies, to match printed lyrics.
Brand: Publications International
Best known for its Story Reader products, Publications International, commonly referred to as PIL, is one of the world’s largest publishers of children’s interactive books. Founded by Louis Weber in 1967, this Chicago-based company now produces more than 400 new book titles, and prints more than 20 million books annually, including books on sports, automobiles, inspirational books and the Brittanica Encyclopedias. A leader in children’s publishing, PIL has partnerships with many children’s licensors, including Disney, Fisher-Price, Mattel, Nickelodeon, Sesame Workshop, and Warner Bros, enabling Minnie Mouse, Elmo, Dora the Explorer and Eric Carle’s beloved characters to call PIL home. While kids can potty train with the help of Elmo, parents can enjoy Publications International’s line of cookbooks and cooking magazines, published under license with many renowned brands, including Crock-Pot, Campbell, Hershey’s and Kraft.