Category: True Stories


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Jamaica & Me

By: Atkins, Linda

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1998

Seller ID: 000020

ISBN: 0375500731

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. A true story of the time the author and Jamaica, a young girl, spent together. Shuffled from one institution to another, Atkins is able to keep track of her and tries to make Jamaica's life, which has been pretty awful on the streets of New York city, somewhat better. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

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Little House in the Big Woods

By: Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Price: $13.80

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004080

ISBN: 0060264306

Condition: Fine in As New dust jacket

First in the series, this is a book about living in a log house in Wisconsin in the 1800's. They lived in comparative wilderness with the woods all around, and wild animals of all types shared the woods with them. This is a reprint of the 1953 volume in which Garth Williams did the illustrations. Illustrated with William's wonderful imaginative drawings in black and white. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Life and Words of John F. Kennedy

By: Wood, James Playsted

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003928

Condition: Very Good

This book contains a short biography of John F. Kennedy, beginning before he was born, starting in the 1800s Ireland with his forebears. Numerous black & white pictures illustrate his life, and many of his ideas as President, and in earlier political posts, are included. The book is dedicated to "The Young People of America. " The front cover has a several diagonal bends at the lower right.; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info