Tamagotchi Music Star...the newest in the tamagotchi world sell for $14.99 in the stores. Please understand that some people will take advantage of others for the buck. But, if it is worth twice the money to you, then go ahead and buy it. After all, you are the one who worked hard to earn the cash to purchase such a cool item. The shipping on this item should be NO MORE than $4.75. Please shop wisely and enjoy.