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Toto the Bustling Beaver: His Many Adventures (Kneetime Animal Stories)

By: Barnum, Richard

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Barse and Hopkins: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266490

Condition: Good


First edition. Ink gift note on front endpaper, edges rubbed, jacket rubbed with 1 inch chip from spine head and minor loss from other corners. 1920 Hard Cover. 120 pp. A vintage illustrated children's (ages 5-9) story of a beaver and his many adventures. A remnant of simpler, easier times. View more info

A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-1832

By: Blos, Joan W.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1979

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 1313409

Condition: Very Good


1 inch jacket tear.Good. 1979 Hard Cover. 144 pp. The journal of a 14-year-old girl, kept the last year she lived on the family farm, records daily events in her small New Hampshire town, her father's remarriage, and the death of her best friend. A Gathering of Days; A New England Girl's Journal is a historical novel by Joan Blos that won the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1980. -- Wikipedia View more info

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Tales From an African Drum

By: Chetin, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2191583

Condition: Good


First edition. Boards stained, pencil marks on front endpaper and page 13.Very Good. 1970 Hard Cover. 96 pp. Here are eleven stories of Africa, centering around the great chief Mawkoom and his grandson Neyroom, that celebrate the strength, wisdom, and beauty of the African people. From the moment of his grandson's birth, Mawkoom prepared Neyroom to succeed him as chief... Black and white illustrations by Charles Robinson throughout. View more info

Johnny Hazzard

By: De Oliveira, Eddie

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Push / Scholastic Inc.: 2005

Seller ID: 1501075

Condition: Near Fine


Nice bright copy.Near Fine. 2005 Hard Cover. 335 pp. Johnny Hazzard's an American boy living in London for the summer. He's not used to being a foreigner, and even less used to fending for himself. Then he meets an older girl named January and suddenly his quest for experience is taking some unexpected turns. This is a novel about growing up American, growing up in the world, and growing up in the face of love. Eddie de Oliveira writes with vim, vigor, and verve about co... View more info

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Ellis and the Hummick

By: Gibson, Andrew

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1989

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1539500

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 1989 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 144 pp. One night the Hummick appears in Ellis's bed needing help. Ellis is not sure he wants to give it. But when the Hummick disappears, he tunnels to the bottom of his bed. From there, he plunges into a bizarre world where he meets extraordinary creatures such as Glondocks, Gosanda and Ignatius Quoits. View more info

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The Wind in the Willows

By: Grahame, Kenneth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2266486

Condition: Good


An early printing of the first American edition of this work to include Ernest Shepard's illustrations. Spine toned, boards soiled, spine gilt almost completely rubbed away, owner bookplate on front endpaper, hinges just starting. 1933 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 312 pp. Maps on endpapers. Illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard. The Wind in the Willows is a classic of children's literature by Kenneth Grahame, first published in 1908. Alternately... View more info

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The Wind in the Willows

By: Grahame, Kenneth; Milne, A.A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Heritage Illustrated Bookshelf (Heritage Press): 1940

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2269641

Condition: Good


Lacks jacket. Related article laid in. Boards a bit soiled, pencil gift note on front endpaper. 1940 Hard Cover. xiv, 190 pp. 8vo. Grahame's classic novel, with color plates by Arthur Rackham. The Wind in the Willows is a classic of children's literature by Kenneth Grahame, first published in 1908. Alternately slow moving and fast paced, it focuses on four anthropomorphised animal characters in a pastoral version of England. The novel is notable for its mixture of mystic... View more info

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Raggedy Ann and Andy and the Nice Fat Policeman

By: Gruelle, Johnny

Price: $5.00

Publisher: A Yearling Book: 1979

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2277118

ISBN: 0440474515

Condition: Good


First printing. Cover creased. 1979 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 128 pp. Raggedy Ann and Andy, with their friends Mr. and Mrs. Hooligooly and the Wild Gazook, investigate the deep, deep woods with the nice policeman in pursuit of a nasty villain, a slippery and wicked magician who needed to be arrested. Arresting someone was one thing the Nice Fat Policeman could not bear to do, and so he never did. View more info

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Snake-Eye: A Tale of the Revolution (Beadle's Frontier Series, No. 71)

By: Hamilton, W.J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Arthur Westbrook Company: 1909

Seller ID: 1526886

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed, top staple of binding loose. 1909 Soft Cover. 100 pp. 6 3/4 x 4 7/8. A juvenile historical novel set during the American Revolution. View more info

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South from 'Frisco: A Sea Story

By: Kendall, K.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Collins Seagull Library: 1965

Seller ID: 1855299

Condition: Very Good


Corners lightly rubbed.Very Good. 1965 Hard Cover. 192 pp. 'How would you like to ship aboard the Clansman and come to the South Sea Islands with me, laddie?' A thrill of excitement shoots through Peter. So this is his uncle's 'proposition' which has puzzled him all the way from Sacramento to San Francisco. A vision of the vast seascapes of the Pacific flashes before his eyes - of the islands where the sandalwood grows - of the natives - cannibals perhaps? But never in h... View more info

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia)

By: Lewis, C.S. [Clive Staples]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2262776

Condition: Very Good


1964 10th printing. Lacks jacket. Spine faded, boards faintly soiled, bookplate remnant on front endpaper. 1961 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 154 pp. 8vo. Lewis's masterpiece of fantasy fiction for the young reader, part of a seven book series which inspired several films. This edition includes a dedication from the author to his goddaughter Lucy Barfield, for whom he wrote the story. Four adventurous siblings—Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy ... View more info

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Tales from the Odyssey, Part 2

By: Osborne, Mary Pope

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 2011

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2199627

ISBN: 1423126106

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Spine creased. 2011 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 286 pp. After twenty years of fighting monsters, angering gods and goddesses, and surviving against the odds, Odysseus is more desperate than ever to return to his family. But first he will have to explore yet another strange land. And when he finally does return home, he will have yet more dangerous enemies to face.This is the exciting conclusion to the series by best-sellin... View more info

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Tales from the Odyssey, Part 1

By: Osborne, Mary Pope

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 2011

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2199628

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Spine creased. 2011 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 273 pp. Giants and Cannibals! Wonders and Witches! One Amazing Hero. Brave Odysseus is far from home, tossed by stormy seas, and cursed by an angry one-eyed giant. If he ever wants to see his family again, he will have to face hungry cannibals, outwit a beautiful witch, and sail past a six-headed serpent. His journey is the ultimate test of endurance and courage. In this exc... View more info

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

By: Rowling, J.K.

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Scholastic: 2009

Seller ID: 2203323

ISBN: 0545139708

Condition: Fine


Brand new from publisher. 2009 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 759 pp. Readers beware. The brilliant, breathtaking conclusion to J.K. Rowling's spellbinding series is not for the faint of heart--such revelations, battles, and betrayals await in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows that no fan will make it to the end unscathed. Luckily, Rowling has prepped loyal readers for the end of her series by doling out increasingly dark and dange... View more info

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Midnight, Champion Bucking Horse

By: Savitt, Sam

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1957

Seller ID: 1540503

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed & toned, name on front endpaper. 1957 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 118 pp. A fictionalized account of one of the greatest rodeo bucking horses of all time told in first person from the point of view of each of the three men who knew him best. View more info

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Vicki and the Black Horse

By: Savitt, Sam

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic Book Services: 1975

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1707212

Condition: Good


First Scholastic printing. Wrappers rubbed, cover & pages toned. 1975 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 140 pp. Written and illustrated by well known equine artist Sam Savitt. View more info

Image for The Complete Wreck: A Series of Unfortunate Events Thirteen Volume Boxed Set: A Bad Beginning; The Reptile Room; The Wide Window; The Miserable Mill; The Austere Academy; The Ersatz Elevator; The Vile Village; The Hostile Hospital; The Carnivorous Carnival; The Slippery Slope; The Grim Grotto; The Penultimate Peril; The End [1-13 with Poster]

The Complete Wreck: A Series of Unfortunate Events Thirteen Volume Boxed Set: A Bad Beginning; The Reptile Room; The Wide Window; The Miserable Mill; The Austere Academy; The Ersatz Elevator; The Vile Village; The Hostile Hospital; The Carnivorous Carnival; The Slippery Slope; The Grim Grotto; The Penultimate Peril; The End [1-13 with Poster]

By: Snicket, Lemony

Price: $425.00

Publisher: Harper Collins:

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2199969

ISBN: 0061229512

Condition: Near Fine


1-11 are reprints, 12 and 13 are signed first editions (both dated 4/8/2007, and signed 'Dan Handler '). Includes publisher's slipcase and poster. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in thirteen volumes, in publisher's box, with special promotional poster issued only with this set. The complete series which inspired the recent Netflix original starring Neil Patrick Harris and Patrick Warburton. Includes: A Bad Beginning; The Reptile Ro... View more info

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The Adventures of Matthew the Monkey

By: Swart, Sharon

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Tate Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 1762026

Condition: Fine


Multiple copies available. Brand new direct from author. 2012 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 96 pp. A collection of 21 stories which can be read individually, or together as a chapter book. Ages 4-9. Meet Matthew the Monkey. He’s five years old, and he lives in a tree house with his mom and dad, his older brother, Michael, and his younger sister, Madeline, and he loves going on adventures in his jungle. In Sharon Swart's educational and ... View more info

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The Stolen Adventures of Jennifer Wallawallabingbang

By: Volk, Gretchen R.

Price: $12.99

Publisher: Lulu: 2010

Seller ID: 1536368

Condition: Fine


Brand new, direct from author. Includes promotional bookmark. 2010 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 192 pp. 9 x 6. A child living with her self-absorbed stepmother has her stories stolen by a woman who would like to be a famous author. View more info

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The Amazing Adventures of Tristy Ruth, Raisin Girl

By: Volk, Gretchen R.

Price: $12.99

Publisher: s/p: 2012

Seller ID: 1712004

ISBN: 1105515311

Condition: Fine


Brand new, direct from author. 2012 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 242 pp. Join Tristy Ruth as she tries to survive fifth grade! View more info

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The Pigman

By: Zindel, Paul

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Dell Laurel Leaf Library: 1973

Seller ID: 1529446

Condition: Very Good


Lightly toned. 1973 Mass Market Paperback. Two lonely high school students befriend a strange old man, Mr. Pignati. An intensely moving story of believably alienated young people. View more info

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Sondok: Princess of the Moon and Stars, Korea, A.D. 595 (A Dear America Book: The Royal Diaries)

By: [Dear America]; Holman, Sheri

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271522

ISBN: 0439165865

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2002 Hard Cover. 187 pp. THE ROYAL DIARIES is pleased to introduce historical novelist, Sheri Holman, who makes her debut on the list with a captivating story of fourteen-year-old Princess Sondok from seventh-century Korea. During the seventh-century, the land which is now Korea was fraught with political and religious intrigue. The country was split into Three Kingdoms, each fighting for supremacy: S... View more info