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August 2014 | Vol. XIII - No. 8

2014 Holiday Preview: Games, Puzzles, Science, Music

By Justina Huddleston
August 2014

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The Back-to-School countdown has begun, which means one thing to retailers - the holidays are right around the corner too! Help your customers find the perfect gifts for their loved ones in the fourth quarter by researching and ordering top-quality specialty toys now. That way you'll know that when the season gets into gear, your store shelves will be full of exciting, engaging gifts for kids of all ages!

Take a look at the toys below, and see if any of them could be a great holiday gift for your customers.

Games & Puzzles
BLUE ORANGE GAMES Doc McStuffins Spot it! Numbers & Shapes
b. dazzle, inc. Candy Scramble Squares®
GAMES WORKSHOP Night Goblin Regiment
Science & Nature
LASER PEGS VENTURES LLC 12 in 1 National Geographic Animals
TEDCO SunArt Deluxe Kit
ELENCO Engino 40 Model Set with Motor
GEOCENTRAL Excavate and Explore Dig Kits
SCHOENHUT PIANO COMPANY Princess Electronic Piano
HOHNER Green Tones Monkey Glockenspiel
HAPE Happy Harp
SCHYLLING Cowboy Guitar
GENETIPETZ Leopoctocrab
FAT BRAIN TOYS Teeter Popper
AUTOMOBLOX Mini Emergency Response Line 3-pack
LEGO Disney Princess - Ariel's Amazing Treasures

Check out some toys from the sponsor of this article below:

Sisters of the Thorn/Wild Riders by GAMES WORKSHOP

Sisters of the Thorn/Wild Riders by GAMES WORKSHOPThe Sisters of the Thorn are Queen of the Forest’s handmaidens - a sisterhood pledged to sorcery and subtlety. Their counterparts, the Wild Riders are fey and dangerous creatures who serve as the King of the Forest’s personal guard. They are all borne into battle on graceful magical elks, which are as reckless and aggressive as their riders. This multi-part plastic boxed set contains all the components to build five Sisters of the Thorn or Wild Riders. 5/6/2014 (MSRP: $37.00; Age: 12 and Up)

Space Marine Tactical Squad by GAMES WORKSHOP

Space Marine Tactical Squad by GAMES WORKSHOPThe Space Marines are the knight defenders of humanity in the far future.  These fearless and noble guardians keep watch against the dangers of the galaxy from their fleets of fortress-like space ships.  They are clad in mighty armor and bear the finest equipment the Imperium of Humanity can produce.  This multi-part plastic box set contains all the components to build ten Space Marines with many additional parts for individual customization. 5/6/2014 (MSRP: $40.00; Age: 12 and Up)

Dark Vengeance by GAMES WORKSHOP

Dark Vengeance by GAMES WORKSHOPDark Vengeance is one of the most incredible box sets produced by Games Workshop!  Inside, you'll be faced with 48 miniatures that form two detailed armies - Dark Angels and the Chaos Space Marines - and everything two players need to field their own Warhammer 40,000 forces.   As if these models weren't enough, Dark Vengeance comes with a full-color 168-page mini Warhammer 40,000 Rulebook; a complete Assembly Guide; a quick-play reference guide; an army roster sheet; dice, templates, and a Quick Start booklet. 5/6/2014 (MSRP: $99.00; Age: 12 and Up)

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