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2010-12-20 08:35:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids) is pleased to announce the 7th annual Magic Tree House Educator of the Year Award.

2010-11-10 08:35:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids) is thrilled to announce the launch of the all-new MagicTreeHouse.com, the online home for Mary Pope Osborne's Magic Tree House series.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.