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The Night the Toys Came to Life

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, Exeter Books: 1988

Edition: First U.S. Edition; Unknown

Seller ID: 004433

ISBN: 0791700593

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


This is a beautiful, enchanting tale from Enid Blyton, one of the world's best-loved storytellers. Originally published in the 1940s, it is brought to life again with glowing illustrations from Shirley Willis, and is sure to delight a whole new generation of children as a charming story about Christmas. This is an oblong book, 10 3/4" wide. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 44 pages View more info

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Christmas in the Toyshop

By: Blyton, Enid

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Gallery Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint; Unknown

Seller ID: 004434

ISBN: 0831712910

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


It's Christmas in the toyshop, and the toys learn that they are going to be by themselves for four days. At first the toys feel gloomy. Then one suggests they have a party with a Christmas tree, presents for everyone and, who knows, maybe even a visit from Santa Claus! The binding is glossy and all the toys look very happy. This is an oblong book, 10 3/4" wide. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 44 pages View more info

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The Great Airport Mystery

By: Dixon, Frank W.

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Edition: Later Printing; Later Printing

Seller ID: 004459

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Light to moderate wear on the corners. The spine ends are turned in and the pages, stained green at the top, have a small lighter area.. The jacket has several tears with a few pieces missing, the largest a 2" x 2.5" piece on the lower left front.. The rest is properly repaired and in a mylar cover. There is a damp stain on the jacket back near the bottom, including the flap, and a damp stain on the front bottom flap. ; The last book listed on the inside flap is ... View more info

Teenie Weenie Days

By: Donahey, William

Price: $46.00

Publisher: New York, Wittlesey House: 1944

Seller ID: 004501

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


The bottom corners are worn to the board in one spot each, and the top corners are rubbed, the front more than the back. The top inside boards are scratched through to white or board. The spine top has a 1/4" hole in the front and is worn on the back. The spine bottom is well worn through to the board. The bottom boards have light shelf wear. The jacket is worn at the corners with a small piece missing at the top back. There is a small tear at the top, a 1/2" tea... View more info

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I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today and Other Stories

By: Dr. Seuss

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004498

ISBN: 039480094X

Condition: Near Fine


The spine is somewhat darkened. There are a few small bumps at the top and bottom of boards. ; These are stories about The Cat in the Hats daughter and son, and also his great great great great grandpa. They are all very funny, all three being in verse. It includes the title story, King Looie Katz, and The Glunk That Got Thunk. All three are fully illustrated; the endpapers are also illustrated, the front introducing his children and great etc. Grandpa. ; Color Illustrat... View more info

I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew

By: Dr. Seuss

Price: $39.56

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004499

Condition: Very Good


Spine ends worn, top end split 1/2". Corners worn as well. ; Spine printed in several colors, front illustration in bright pink and bright blue with bright yellow and three-colored title. The endpapers are done as a maze in green, pink, black and white with the critter in yellow and trees in bright pink. The yellow critter stubbed his toe and ended up getting lost which had never happened before, and that whole day things happened that never happened before. A great ... View more info

Miss Twiggley's Tree

By: Fox, Dorothea Warren

Price: $12.42

Publisher: New York, Parents' Magazine Press: 1966

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 004507

Condition: As New


An amusing story told in rhyme, about a dog and a woman who had a great time. They lived in a house up in a tree, and Miss Twiggley hid from visitors, so shy was she. A storm came along and blew everything wild, but the treehouse stayed firm and she said with a smile - everyone come up there's room for quite a few, I've buttered the bread, and made some stew. And that is how Miss Twiggley, shy as she was, made some new friends when the hurricane came. A good book for rea... View more info

Uncle Wiggily and His Friends

By: Garis, Howard R.

Price: $13.80

Publisher: New York, Platt & Munk: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004372

Condition: Near Fine


This brightly-illustrated book is full of stories and short poems. All of the characters are animals, and Uncle Wiggily is a large rabbit who walks on his hind legs. The color illustrations are brilliantly colored, and the black & white ones are as amusing as the colored ones. The cloth binding is green with a black illustration on the cover. The spine is not sunned, and has black lettering. The top corners are fine, the bottom corners are worn. Inside the front cover is... View more info

Sh-H-H-H Pattibook 2

By: Lebar, Mary E

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, Scripture Press: 1950

Edition: Unknown; Unknown

Seller ID: 004393

Condition: Very Good


The back board is missing. ; This book has a red comb spine. It goes through making loud sounds and then the sh-h-h-h sound we all grew up with, in one form or another. They recommend that these be read aloud either at home or with a small group, and that the reader first imitate the sounds and then the sh-h-h-h. After the children know the book they will make the sounds on their own, and understand the reason for quiet. Color illustrations and very large print on heavy ... View more info

Johnny's Cookies

By: Lebar, Mary E

Price: $16.56

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Scripture Press: 1951

Edition: Unknown; Unknown

Seller ID: 4406

Condition: Fine


The bottom right corner of the front board is slightly bent. ; A green comb holds the book together. This is a book about your child giving to others not because you prompt him but because he wants to. Directions on how to read the book to your child are included on the title page. ; Pattibook Series; Vol. 7; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 14 pages View more info

Saving Our Animal Friends (Books for Young Explorers)

By: McGrath, Susan

Price: $9.20

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1986

Edition: Unknown; Unknown

Seller ID: 004398

ISBN: 0870446355

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


The corners show some wear on the cover. ; This book describes the ways some people help some wild animals in need of human protection. This is particularly true in keeping their environments safe for them to live without injury. This book will appeal to both boys and girls, as it shows mostly children holding or feeding the smaller animals. There is a USA map showing the location of refuges in the lower 48 states that allow visitors. Additional reading is also included ... View more info

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A Child's Christmas At St. Nicholas Circle

By: McKelvey, Douglas Kaine

Price: $12.88

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Tommy Nelson: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004438

ISBN: 0849958830

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Inspired by Thomas Kinkade's most beloved holiday painting, Christmas at Nicholas Circle, this heartwarmingn story brings to life the tale of a young child's faith and a small town's generosity. The lessons of treating others with respect and sacrificial love come alive, as does the art of Kinkade. A list of his paintings used is included. On the jacket the lettering is raised. ; Color Paintings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 45 pages View more info

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Come before Winter Stories from Luke

By: McMinn, Janie L

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Loizeaux Brothers: 1941

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004450

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The corners are worn, as is the spine top - the cloth is loose. The spine end is bent in. On the inside there is a very small four-fold Christmas card attached. ; With twenty-one stories and twenty-one illustrations, this book is a useful book to teach children about Christianity. Footnotes are included that indicate bible passages. Orange cover with one of the illustrations in the book on the front. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall ; 183 pages View more info

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The Complete Poems of Winnie-The-Pooh

By: Milne, A. A.

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Dutton Childrens Books: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 004473

ISBN: 0525460772

Condition: Very Good


Light wear at spine ends; moderate to heavy wear at corners. Gift note on front end paper. ; This is a beautifully-illustrated book for children and includes all of A. A. Milne's poetry of Winnie-the-Pooh. Every page either has an illustration or two, or is facing a full-page illustration. The poems include all of Pooh's friends, which were written and drawn using his own son's stuffed animals. His son was the inspiration for Christopher Robin and the whole Pooh series. ... View more info

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Winnie the Pooh Stories for Christmas

By: Milne, A. A. (edited by Talkington, Bruce)

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Disney Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004436

ISBN: 0786831073

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


The top of the front board was bumped; not easy to see because of the pictorial boards. ; Included are five stories about Christmas: A Bite Before Christmas, A Very Small Christmas, Stuck on Christmas, Unstable Christmas, and Snow Time Like Christmas. These stories are humorous, warm, and include the characters of Winnie-the-Pooh, Piglet, Christopher Robin, Eeyore, Rabbit, Tigger, and all the rest of the forest animals. The illustrations are charming. ; Color Illustratio... View more info

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Fancy Nancy Splendiferous Christmas

By: O'Connor, Jane

Price: $12.88

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004437

ISBN: 0061235903

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


The dust jacket is beautiful, with glitter all around. The pictorial boards have no glitter. This year, Nancy is especially excited about decorating the Christmas tree. She bought a brand new sparkly tree topper with her own money and has been waiting for Christmas to come. But when things don't turn out the way Nancy planned, will Christmas still be splendiferous? In this merry story Nancy proves once again that a little fancying up can go a long, festive way. ; Color I... View more info

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Extraordinary Research Projects

By: Orr, Tamra B.

Price: $12.88

Publisher: Unknown, Franklin Watts: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0004425

ISBN: 0531167623

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued


Extraordinary research is within your reach. With this book, you will learn specific ways to create different types of research projects; project ideas to get your creative juices flowing; tips on how to kick your work up a notch; resources to find more information, and activities to help you start thinking outside the box. This book is helpful to anyone needing to create a research project; even if you know what you want to do, this book really gives tips and ideas on h... View more info

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Extraordinary Research Projects

By: Orr, Tamra B.

Price: $12.88

Publisher: Unknown, Franklin Watts: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004425

ISBN: 0531167623

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued


Extraordinary research is within your reach. With this book, you will learn specific ways to create different types of research projects; project ideas to get your creative juices flowing; tips on how to kick your work up a notch; resources to find more information, and activities to help you start thinking outside the box. This book is helpful to anyone needing to create a research project; even if you know what you want to do, this book really gives tips and ideas on h... View more info

Hercules: Feel the Pain, Pat the Panic

By: Parent, Nancy

Price: $9.20

Publisher: Watermark Int'l.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004424

ISBN: 1570825211

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued


Has a bit of shelfwear at the spine ends. ; Every page of this playful story, featuring Pain and Panic from Disney's Hercules, offers something special for little hands! It will tickly your funny bone as well as your fingers - so read and laugh as you touch and feel. ; Color Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 12 pages View more info

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Peter Rabbit's Giant Treasury The Tales of Peter Rabbit, Squirrel Nutkin, Benjamin Bunny, Two Bad Mice, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, and Mr. Jeremy Fisher

By: Potter, Beatrix; Wilkins, Cary (edited by)

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Derrydale Books: 1980

Edition: First Publishers Edition

Seller ID: 004378

ISBN: 0517316870

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


The spine end is lightly bumped. ; With full-color illustrations on every page, Beatrix Potter tells delightful tales of her imaginary friends. The Tailor of Gloucester and The Pie and the Patty-Pan were abridged for this edition. Each page is beautifully rendered to be a child's delight. Even the endpapers are illustrated - the front different from the back. This would be a lovely read-out-loud book because of all of the illustrations; the type is larger than a regular ... View more info

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Heidi

By: Spyri, Johanna

Price: $12.88

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1975

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 004379

ISBN: 0307147525

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


The spine ends and corners all have wear, mild to moderate. The pages are lightly tanned on the outside edge. ; This Golden Press book of Heidi is in near fine condition. The boards are heavy, as are the pages so there is no wear on the pages. The illustrations are bright and colorful, including the end papers. This is a good read-aloud book because the type is not large, but the illustrations are abundant. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 54 pages View more info

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Beware! R. L. Stine Picks His Favorite Scary Stories

By: Stine, R. L.

Price: $12.88

Publisher: New York, Parachute Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004497

ISBN: 0066238420

Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket


The jacket has very light wear on the top corners. There is a bookplate in the front from Target; no name written in. ; R. L. Stine has gathered a selection of all things scary. Short stories, tales old and new (including two new stories of his) , comics and poems. It's a spine-tingling collection of work by dozens of writers and artists who are famous for hair-raising fun. The Judge's House by Bram Stoker, A Sock for Christmas which is a Vault of Horror comic, Mister Ic... View more info

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Mortal Mansion A Scary Pop-Up Book

By: Unknown

Price: $9.20

Publisher: Wayne, NJ, Grandreams USA: 1996

Edition: Unknown

Seller ID: 004423

ISBN: 1858302358

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued


This is a fully illustrated pop-up book for children. Each two-page spread is a simple pop-up with text that isn't very spooky. Children will likely laugh as they see each of six full pop-ups. They are about 71/2" by 10" wide. Great for kids who love ghost stories or scary stories. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 12 pages View more info

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The Polar Express

By: Van Allsburg, Chris

Price: $11.04

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1985

Edition: Reprint; Later Printing

Seller ID: 004435

ISBN: 0395389496

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


The jacket has a 1 1/2" tear at the back flap, properly repaired. The book itself has a tiny pull on the fabric at the front bottom board. ; This Is an otherwordly classic of the Christmas season. Late one Christmas Eve, after the town has gone to sleep, a boy boards a mysterious train, the Polar Express, bound for the North Pole. When he arrives, Santa offers him any gift he desires. He modestly asks for a bell from the harness of a reindeer, and the gift is granted... View more info

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Stories for 6-Year Olds

By: Various

Price: $14.72

Publisher: Bath, England, Dempsey Parr: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004470

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


These short stories are great for either reading aloud or for the children to read to themselves. The book contains fifteen short stories with many about animals and others about children. Some of the stories are London Bridge Is Falling Down (actually poetry) , Pete Meets a Dragon, Rapunzel, Little Sheep, Midnight Fun, Message in a Bottle, Ursula's Umbrella and so forth. The illustrations are full color on every page by several different artists, and add to the magic of... View more info