George and Sylvia Givens, a frustrated teacher and a game-for-anything wife and mother, opened Boonshire Books in 1976 in an old gas station on Boonsboro road. After clearing away the fumes and cobwebs and covering up the oil stains with remnant carpeting, they began a legacy that has since gone through many incarnations.
LOOKING FOR A UNIQUE NEW ACTIVE GAME TO PLAY? Meet Pindaloo! The latest, perfect skill toy set to stimulate brain, eye, and hand activities. Challenging and fun juggling, ball toss-and-catch play based on a simple loop principle. But not too easy! Once you master the basics, you'll find endless throwing and catching tricks for cool interactive and educational play.
WHO IS IT FOR? The perfect active toy for kids and adults, boys and girls, 9 years old and up. Great family fun, interactive and competitive game for children, teenagers - ages 12 13 14 15 16, men, women, and parents!
DOES IT HELP CHILDREN WITH DEVELOPMENTAL ISSUES? Playing activates both sides of the brain, improving eye-hand coordination, balance, gross motor movement, and fine motor skills. Kids, teens, and adults with ADHD, autism or other educational, learning, or writing disabilities may find it a cool form of therapy for the relief of daily stress. Best of all it helps develop focus, creativity and creative thinking for everyone.
WHERE TO TAKE IT? Almost anywhere Pindaloo can improve kids' determination, memory, and visual attention span! It's a single and social bonding game made of 100% durable high quality waterproof recyclable plastic that can be played indoor or outdoors. A MUST in your pe equipments for school, amazing for parties, office, beach, garden, pool, camping and yard game.
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Local Pickup at Givens Books & Little Dickens: Any orders placed by 5 P.M. can be wrapped and ready to go by 11 A.M. the following day. Any order placed before 11 A.M. will be ready for pick-up by 5 P.M.
One of the Best Books of the Year NPR, Time, Esquire, BuzzFeed, and winner of multiple book-of-the-year honors.
If you have yet to discover the joy - and yes, opportunity(!)- of short stories - this is a perfect way to start. Danticat is widely acknowledged as "A master of the short story form. . . . In these eight narratives... Danticat's compassionate sensitivity to the ties that bind us shines through." --Esquire
The format is ideal for the busy holiday season, her writing ideal for today as we consider connections, gatherings, and what constitutes Home.
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