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4 Game Boards Book

By: Various

Price: $20.24

Publisher: Lowe Faircrest Series:

Seller ID: 001703

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


This is a heavy cardboard book that is four board games. Using small buttons (not included) children can play baseball, football, basketball, or auto race. Each pair of boards completes each game, and there is a spinner attached. Rules are included. The spine has a plaid cover, which is off about 1/2" at the top and about 1/2" at the bottom. There is a mark on the front, possibly from tape and a few scratches. A small area in back is missing the color from a small sticker. The boards are a bit bent vertically, but just fine for play. 4 games, 8 boards. Folio - over 12" - 15" ta... 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

A Nugget of Gold

By: Pople, Maureen

Price: $7.36

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Henry Holt & Company: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000809

ISBN: 0805009841

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


The nugget of gold Sally Matthews finds on her friends' farm doesn't look like much at first. But as she examines it more closely, Sally finds the century-old nugget had been made into a brooch. And it is inscribed with "Ann Bird Jem Ever. " Sally is sure the gold piece holds a secret of the past. Determined to shed light on the years that separate the two girls, Sally is led deep into a mystery - and a love story that's a hundred years old. The binding on this retired library book is fine, as is the jacket covered in mylar; the mylar has a few scuffs. Light on library marks. 183 pages... View more info

A Season of Secrets

By: Cragin Herzig, Alison, and Lawrence Mali, Jane

Price: $11.07

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1982

Seller ID: CH-23025

Condition: Good


1982; HB. Ex-library. Binding is good, little wear on edges, scuffed on front. The pages are fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction::Mystery and Crime; Children::Juvenile. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-23025. Hardcover View more info

A Tale of Two Cities

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004022

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


From the Illustrated Junior Library, this is a beautiful book with a pictorial cloth cover and blue with gold accents on the spine. Illustrations are in color and black & white. There is a small name and address sticker on the dark blue ffep. The page edges are stained blue, with a water spot on the side and the blue faded at the page tops. There is light wear at the bottom edges and spine ends. The spine is tight and the illustrations colorful. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Trap of Gold

By: Smith, Alison

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000069

ISBN: 0396087213

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Reading level: Ages 10 and up. Thirteen year old Margaret finds a mysterious, shadowy figure watching her as she searches for a lost gold nugget from an abandoned mine. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

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A Treasury of Bunny Stories

By: Potter, Beatrix

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, NY, Derrydale Books: 1995

Edition: First Publishers Edition

Seller ID: 003992

ISBN: 0517149044

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


This beautiful book is a celebration of the rabbit, including the short stories and rhymes of Peter Rabbit, Benjamin Bunny, The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit, The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies, The Tale of Mr. Tod, and Appley Dapply, Nursery Rhyme. The pages each have a pastel border, with either text or an illustration within. The foreword briefly discusses each story and how the "Bunny" stories came to be. The spine bottom has a light bend. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Walk in Wolf Woods A Tale of Fantasy and Magic

By: Stewart, Mary

Price: $14.72

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004371

ISBN: 0688036791

Condition: As New in Good dust jacket


Magic is the only way to explain how children picknicking in Wolf Wood are sent back into long-ago to rescue a werwolf from his terrible fate (unlike some, this werwolf is very kind). How else but magic could a ruined castle come to life with so much derring-do, so many people, so many flags fluttering from every turret - indeed, so much 14th century eating and drinking! In the end, of course, the wicked enchanter is hideously punished and the lord of the castle and his betrayed friend are reunited; the children come back with an enchanted story to remember always. The jacket has several chips... View more info

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A Watery Grave

By: Corcoran, Barbara

Price: $10.44

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004462

ISBN: 0689309198

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library, stamp on bottom of pages and flaps from jacket are glued inside the front and back covers. ; Heavy library binding is in very good pictorial condition. A new family, the Farleys, buy the estate next to Kim and Stella and they watch as a high wall goes up around the property. They're disappointed because the previous owners allowed them to swim in the pool and play on the tennis courts. But they do get an invitation, and are allowed to stay in the guest house when their parents were out of town. But the Farleys had their own problems, and the girls would have been better off at home... View more info

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A Wonder Book and Tanglewood Tales

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Carpenter, Katherine G. (Introduction and Notes)

Price: $13.80

Publisher: Philadelphia, The John C Winston Co.: 1930

Seller ID: 004506

Condition: Good


; The Wonder Tales incorporate six classical myths into stories understandable and enjoyable by children Each one has a short introduction and discussion after the Tale. The Tanglewood Tales include more mythology including The Minotaur, The Dragon's Teeth, The Golden Fleece and and four more including The Wayside - an Introduction. Also included is a very helpful Index of Mythological Names. Spine cloth is loose from the text block (text block is tight) and the spine ends have light wear. Corners have light to moderate wear. Gold around the front pastedown is missing in spots; the pastedown i... View more info

Alphabet out Loud (Signed)

By: Bragg, Ruth Gembicki

Price: $18.40

Publisher: Saxonville, MA, Picture Book Studio: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003669

ISBN: 088708172X

Condition: Very Good in As New dust jacket


Illustrations and poetic text depict a playful tour of the alphabet. The pictorial binding is as new with a black cloth spine, but on the edge of most pages there is a damp stain, hard to see. Includes dogs, babies, cats, and children playing musical instruments. The inscription is on the front illustrated ffep with a hand-drawn illustration; on the back end paper is the rest of the inscription with another drawing. Nice heavy jacket. Great to read aloud. ; 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Amazing Animals of the Sea: Marine Mammals

By: O'Neill, Catherine; Rinard, Judith E.

Price: $9.20

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1981

Seller ID: 002697

ISBN: 0870443828

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


This book is full of beautiful photographs encompassing a wide range of marine mammals. It discusses the characteristics of the whale, dolphin, manatee, sea otter, sea lion, seal, and other marine mammals. Written in a very interesting and readable manner, this book includes puzzles, games, and related activities. Fully illustrated with color photographs both in and out of the water. ; 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall View more info

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An Irish Night before Christmas (Signed)

By: Blazek, Sarah Kirwan

Price: $18.40

Publisher: Gretna, La, Pelican Publishing Co.: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003680

ISBN: 1565540867

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR - 'Round Christmastime, things are a little different on the Emerald Isle. Instead of logs thrown onto the fire, we find turf blazing bright. Instead of cold eggnog spiced just right, the mother and father are enjoying their stout. You'll find no Donder or Cupid or Blitzen, but Ould Neddy the donkey and his small cart. Father Christmas with his Irish eyes twinkling ushers in his seven elves, and thus begins the wondrous Irish Night Before Christmas. Told in delightful brogue, it will have everyone wishing "Nollaig sona agut (Merry Christmas to you) ! . Inscribed on ... View more info

And This is Laura

By: Conford, Ellen

Price: $5.98

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Little Brown & Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000957

ISBN: 0316153001

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Laura, twelve-years-old, comes from a family of overachievers and wishes that she were special in some was as well. She then discovers she has psychic ability, which nobody else in her family has. 179 pages, no marks or tears. The binding has an area that looks a bit different in the right light, possibly a water spill. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Angela and Diabola - Signed

By: Banks, Lynne Reid

Price: $18.40

Publisher: Dresden, Tennessee, U. S. A., Avon Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003747

ISBN: 0380975629

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by author - This is a darkly comic, modern classic tale of good and evil. As powerful as it is funny, Angela and Diabola is a story that will speak to young readers on many levels. It is about twins who came into the world as different as night and day. Angela is a happy, beautiful girl who never cries. Diabola arrives kicking and screaming, green eyes flashing and her not-pretty face purple with rage. With each day they become more themselves, Angela loving, caring and beautiful, Diabola working at being more hateful and revolting than she is already. Only Angela has the power to affec... View more info

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Animal Babies

By: Dickinson, Rebecca

Price: $7.36

Publisher: Wisconsin, Golden Books: 1988

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 004269

ISBN: 030712116x

Condition: with no dust jacket


This is a lovely board book, 9 7/8" tall. It includes baby animals of rabbits, chickens, foxes, horses, lambs and dogs, ducks, pigs, bears and kittens. Charming illustrations on each board, with just the word to identify the animal. ; 4to - over 9 3/4" to 12" tall; 24 pages View more info

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Animal Babies

By: Jackson, Kathryn and Byron

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004299

ISBN: No

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


This beautifully illustrated book in color and black & white is one of the early Golden Books with the non-metalic gold spine. It includes information about all types of animals, including whales, seals, elephants, bears, tigers, deer and more, at their youngest when they are just beginning to explore their surroundings and what they can do. The boards have very light wear at the corners and edges, and the pages are stained red on all edges. A few spots on the side are lighter red. ; Octavo (standard book size); 40 pages View more info

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Animal Foot Prints

By: Kato, Yoshiko

Price: $7.82

Publisher: Union City, CA, Heian Intl Pub Company: 1993

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 002611

ISBN: 0893464287

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Just as animals have different kinds of faces, they also have different kinds of feet. Animals use their feet for many different functions besides walking - running, climbing trees, gathering food, digging holes (maybe your dog or cat does that! ) , and even for protecting themselves. An animal's feet are perfectly suited to its lifestyle and environment. Depending on the species, animals have different numbers of toes. A horse, for example, only has one. An animal's feet are marvelously adapted to its surroundings. You might even say that an animal's feet can tell you more about it than its f... View more info

Around the World in 80 Days

By: Verne, Jules B.

Price: $23.92

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1962

Seller ID: 002593

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


This Golden Illustrated Classic tells the magnificient story written by Jules Verne of going around the world in 80 days. Consists of 37 chapters, and is illustrated in color. 219 pages. The binding has a tear along the front gutter at the bottom - 2" long, which has been partially repaired. Very bright illustrations and colorful language make this a terrific for a pre-teen to read! 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Baby Animals on the Farm

By: Shooter, James C.

Price: $5.01

Publisher: Racine, WI, Western Publishing Comany: 1995

Seller ID: CH-12111

ISBN: 0307101762

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


#10152-26. Chicks, piglets, ducklings and other animals populate this farm. A First Little Golden Book, for toddlers. Each page is on heavy paper and fully illustrated. Spine is tight and the illustrations are very bright and accurate to show children what a farm is (was? ) like. ; 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

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Baby Boomer Games Identification and Value Guide

By: Polizz, Rick

Price: $19.32

Publisher: Paducah, KY, Collector Books: 1995

Edition: Edition Unstated

Seller ID: 004305

ISBN: 0891456317

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


This is a fabulous treasure listing all of the games we played as baby boomers. They had just about every game I could think of, and they include comparative pricing. If a game was first published in 1953 and has later copies, say 1961, the information is included in this book. It is categorized in a bit of a confusing manner, but there's an index at the end which lists all of the games. The color photos of games are good; the book is heavily peppered with them. No wear noticeable to the pictorial binding. A great book for browsing or pricing your games relative to other games. ; 4to - over 9 ... View more info

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Baby Farm Animals

By: Williams, Garth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U. S. A., Golden Books Publishing Company, Inc.: 1991

Seller ID: 001416

ISBN: 0307021750

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Going through the farm animals, they are shown as babies and given the proper name (little chicken is a chick) . Dogs, cats, donkeys, sheep, pigs and other animals are shown. The illustrations are superb, as in the original. The corners have minor wear, very slight edgewear. The spine at the very top and bottom are worn, and there are two very small spots on the cover. There is a name neatly printed on the inside, no other markings. The last page has a 1" horizontal tear at the top. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Baby See, Baby Do: Flip the Flaps and Pull the Tabs

By: Doyle, Malachy

Price: $5.98

Publisher: New York, Putnam Pub Group: 2002

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 002614

ISBN: 0399237283

Condition: New with no dust jacket


Baby See. Baby Do! Can you do what these animals do? Otters splash and penguins hide - join the marmosets on a ride! Life the flaps and pull the tabs to have some fun. This book is for toddlers and up. No loose pieces. Twelve pages with two that fold out - those are covered with tissue. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Baby's Christmas

By: Wilkin, Esther

Price: $7.36

Publisher: Racine, WI, Western Publishing: 1991

Seller ID: 002944

ISBN: 0307046028

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


This is an adorable book to give for baby's first Christmas! The illustrations are bright, and the book shows a baby receiving all kinds of gift on it's first Christmas. A rocking horse, a book, a pail and scoop and all kinds of other toys. The best thing of all, though, was the toy box to put everything in! Unpaginated; there is moderate wear to the front corners and light wear to the edges. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Bambi

By: N/A

Price: $5.52

Publisher: Racine, WI, Western Publishing Company: 1984

Seller ID: CH-23005

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Colorful binding is fine, one small area on back where the lamination looks puffy. A Big Golden Book. Unpaginated, full color illustrations throughout; pages are fine, no marks. Spine is tight. View more info