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Through the Night

By: Aylesworth, Jim

Price: $18.40

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003512


A car speeding home through a moonlit night A traveler returning to his family after a time away. A joyful reunion with little ones who have been allowed to stay up just this once. Jim Aylesworth's poetic prose and Pamela Patrick's resonant illustrations bring the young reader through a vast, beautiful, but lonely night to a family together again, with all the security and reassurances and love that entails. Wonderful for a child who has a parent who goes away on busines... View more info

The Robbers

By: Bawden, Nina

Price: $5.06

Publisher: New York, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books: 1979

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000149


A story of a boy who lived with his grandmother. He was very happy living there and thought he always would, but his father remarried when he was nine years old. His father, who was a virtual stranger to him, expected his son to live with them in a big city. 155 pages, no marks or tears noted. Ex-library. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Teen/Young Adult; Children::Family. ISBN: 0688519024. ISBN/EAN: 9780688519025. Pi... View more info

The Memory Prisoner

By: Bloor, Thomas

Price: $7.36

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Dial Books For Young Readers: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 001846


For ages 10 and up. When her younger brother is in danger, fifteen-year-old Maddie runs out of the house she has not left since she was two years old. 132 pages, a chapter book. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Uncle Ronald

By: Doyle, Brian

Price: $5.52

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000946


Old Mickey is one hundred and twelve years old. He can't remember current things, but he can remember every detail of what happened one hundred years ago, when he and his mother rang away from his violent father to take refuge in the hills north of Ottawa. Luckily for Mickey, his wonderful Uncle Ronald and crafty twin aunts, the O'Malley girls, embrace, love, and protect him. Despite the fact that they are under siege for not paying their taxes, rightly so, Mickey feels ... View more info

Journey for Three

By: Holland, Isabelle

Price: $5.52

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Weekly Reader Books: 1974

Seller ID: 000493


The story of three orphans and their attempt to find, and keep, a home. Binding is fine. 105 pages, no marks or tears. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Mama, Do You Love Me?

By: Joosse, Barbara M.

Price: $24.38

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U. S. A., Chronicle Books: 1991

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003817


INSCRIBED - With a captivating Arctic setting filled with animals such as whales, wolves, puffins and sled dogs, this is a tender story of a child testing the limits of her independence. Her mother reassuringly proves that a parent's love is unconditional and everlasting. Warm and gentle, the story is perfectly matched with stunning illustrations that are splashed with brilliant patterns of jewel-toned color. The author inscribed this book on the title page; a bookmark i... View more info

Happy Land; Tacey Cromwell

By: Kantor, Mackinlay and Richter, Conrad

Price: $5.98

Publisher: Coward-Mccann, Inc.: 1943

Seller ID: CH-01018


Binding is very good, very light wear at the corners. Included are two novels by two different authors in one volume. 208 pages, total, yellowed at the edges but otherwise fine. 5.25" x 7.75" high. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

The Nitty-Gritty of Family Life

By: Wilt, Joy

Price: $5.06

Publisher: Waco, TX, Word, Inc.: 1978

Seller ID: 000399


This is a weekly Reader book in the Ready-Set-Grow series. This educational book is designed to give the child a better understanding of his or her role as a member of a family. The book has five parts: What is a family? , Family Roles, Family Relationships, Family Rules, and Family Responsibilities. The illustrations are in color and black & white. At the end of each section there is a short exercise based on what was just read. A good book for home schooling. The bindi... View more info