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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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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


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


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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Cabin Fever (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 6)

By: Kinney, Jeff

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Amulet Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2268618


First edition. A fine copy. 2011 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 217 pp. Greg Heffley is in big trouble. School property has been damaged, and Greg is the prime suspect. But the crazy thing is, he’s innocent. Or at least sort of. The authorities are closing in, but when a surprise blizzard hits, the Heffley family is trapped indoors. Greg knows that when the snow melts he’s going to have to face the music, but could any punishment be worse t... 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


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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Anne of Green Gables: Three Volumes in One, Unabridged & Illustrated -- Anne of Green Gables; Anne of Avonlea; Anne's House of Dreams

By: Montgomery, L.M. (Lucy Maud); Shapiro, Ellen S. (Introduction)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Avenel Books: 1986

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2264156


Reissue. Pages lightly toned, embossed owner stamp on front endpaper. 1986 Hard Cover. 634 pp. Anne (with an 'e' of course) starts out as a mistake. The elderly Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert had planned on adopting a boy to help Matthew with the chores on their Prince Edward Island farm. What are they to do with the red-haired, high-spirited girl who arrives instead? Anne Shirley, with her boundless imagination and heart, slowly brings joy into the narrow lives of those a... 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


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


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


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


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


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


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 Big Blueberry Barf-Off! (Rotten School, Book 1)

By: Stine, R.L.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: HarperCollinsPublishers: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2263243


A very nice copy. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 109, [4] pp. Important Message! Welcome to the Rotten School. We are proud of our school, founded 100 years ago by I. B. Rotten. If you follow the rules, we know your time here will be happy. RULE NUMBER ONE: Watch out for Bernie Bridges. Bernie is trouble! That is my important message. Enjoy your stay. I know that after a short while, you will all truly deserve the name Rotten Students. Hea... 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


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


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


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

Image for The Complete Set of Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House Books, in Nine Volumes: Little House in the Big Woods; Farmer Boy; Little House on the Prairie; On the Banks of Plum Creek; By the Shores of Silver Lake; The Long Winter; Little Town on the Prairie; These Happy Golden Years; The First Four Years

The Complete Set of Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House Books, in Nine Volumes: Little House in the Big Woods; Farmer Boy; Little House on the Prairie; On the Banks of Plum Creek; By the Shores of Silver Lake; The Long Winter; Little Town on the Prairie; These Happy Golden Years; The First Four Years

By: Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harper Trophy: 1971

Seller ID: 2265257


Lacks slipcase. Mixed set - seven yellow cover editions, two blue cover editions. Spines lightly creased, edges of book 7 stained, one edge of book 6 lightly stained. 1971 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Nine paperback volumes. Includes: Little House in the Big Woods, Little House on the Prairie, Farmer Boy, On the Banks of Plum Creek, By the Shores of Silver Lake, The Long Winter, Little Town on the Prairie, These Happy Golden Years, and ... View more info

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The Pigman

By: Zindel, Paul

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Dell Laurel Leaf Library: 1973

Seller ID: 1529446


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