Rochester, NY (PRWEB) February 08, 2013
Connect the dot puzzle publisher, Monkeying Around, is proud to announce they will be exhibiting at the American International Toy Fair in New York City at Booth 6224 from February 10-13. The puzzle publisher will be featuring their award-winning Greatest Dot-to-Dot Adventure – Book 1 to thousands of toy enthusiasts at the largest and most important toy and youth product trade show in the Western Hemisphere. Discover what the Adventure Book holds by “connecting” the missing puzzle pieces to unearth the secrets and bring the mysterious gift together.
“We are very excited to be a part of the largest toy trade show for the 11th year in a row,” says David Kalvitis, creator of the Greatest Dot-to-Dot puzzles and founder of Monkeying Around. “Being able to connect with retailers from around the world truly allows us to bring our exciting array of puzzles to kids everywhere.”
The 110th annual American International Toy Fair is the largest toy and youth product marketplace, bringing together more than 1,100 exhibiting manufacturers, distributors, importers and sales agents from around the world to showcase their toy and entertainment products. This year, 10,000+ forward-thinking and fast-acting retailers from more than 100 countries will be on the lookout for products that will attract the attention of kids and families.
Monkeying Around will be featuring their dot to dot puzzle book, The Greatest Dot-to-Dot Adventure – Book 1, their award-winning puzzle book featuring the most complex and artistic activity puzzles to date. The Greatest Dot-to-Dot Adventure - Book 1 begins following a guide, an imaginative young boy searching for the missing pieces of a mysterious gift. Together, visitors will navigate challenging puzzles and unearth secret clues to discover new species of dots and spectacular views. Images of what the young boy in the story sees “connect” as the missing pieces of the mysterious gift come together. The Adventure Book contains two triple page foldouts and one jaw-dropping four-page foldout with over 2,600 dots – the largest dot-to-dot in print to date!
“We earn the title of Greatest Dot to Dot series because we constantly challenge ourselves to create the best imaginable puzzles for everyone,” says Kalvitis. “That’s why each book is better than the last.”
In preparation for the Toy Fair, Kalvitis’s puzzle books are traveling cross-country (L.A. To NYC) via Amtrak passenger train with industry expert and toy critic The Toy Man®, Rev. James G. W. Fisher. While en route to NYC, the Toy Man® will be conducting hands-on evaluations of products, including Kalvitis’s Greatest Dot-to-Dot Adventure Book #1. During prior evaluations, Kalvitis’s puzzle books proved to be a fan favorite among Fisher’s volunteer evaluators, who raved, "It's like the old classic dot to dot books on steroids! So much more entertaining." Follow The Toy Man® on his Play Across America Tour.
For more information please visit http://www.monkeyingaround.com/
About Monkeying Around
Dot -to-dot publisher, Monkeying Around, was founded in 2000 by puzzle creator David Kalvitis. Kalvitis is a lifelong puzzle and game fan, has a Fine Arts degree from Syracuse University and previously operated a graphic design business in Upstate NY for 13 years. Since 2000, Monkeying Around has been dedicated to offering innovative dot-to-dot products that will delight and entertain children and adults of all ages. Monkeying Around produces "The Greatest Dot-to-Dot Books in the World," a challenging collection of unique dot-to-dot surprises and variations. The company also publishes "The Greatest Newspaper Dot-to-Dot Puzzles," pocket and travel sized collections of weekly syndicated puzzles, in the pages of USA newspapers. In 2007, the first of four "Greatest Dot-to-Dot Super Challenge” books was introduced. David Kalvitis is currently working on the next Greatest Dot-to-Dot Adventure Book.