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Previous Next 1/7 Photograph: Laura Gallant Make this T.Rex growl, groove and even fart (yay?) with a handheld control pox. $80, at toysrus.com 2/7 Photograph: Laura Gallant Little archaeologists will love making their own fossils with this fun kit. $9.95, at thamesandkosmos.com 3/7 Photograph: Laura Gallant Jennie Maizels' book makes New York landmarks spring off the page. From $12.83, at amazon.com
*POP-UP NEW YORK. Copyright © 2014 by Jennie Maizels. Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Somerville, MA on behalf of Walker Books, London.
4/7 Photograph: Laura Gallant Celebrate the days leading up to Christmas with this exciting advent calendar. $30, at shop.lego.com 5/7 Photograph: Laura Gallant Dare to draw almost anything with help from this cool projector. $25, at shop.crayola.com 6/7 Beads, pom-poms and more will keep kids crafting for days. $29, at landofnod.com 7/7 Photograph: Lauren Spinelli Ditch the earbuds and plug in these cute and cozy monkeys. $25, E.A.T. Gifts, 1062 Madison Ave between 80th and 81st Sts (212-861-2544, elizabar.com).
These little toys will bring out your kids' huge imaginations...yes, even the "big kids" who are too cool for such things. Whether they're taming their own pet dinosaur or exploring the city of New York through the lens of a pop-up book, you know this
Christmas for kids in NYC will be one to remember.
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