Since first published in 1960, The Toy Shop Mystery by the noted Flora Gill Jacobs has diverted generations of young readers. Inspired by a rare an ancient toy stall, the story features the author's Siamese cat, Annie. Our copy is the 10th impression, 11th printing, and the SBN# is 698-30375-X. It is complete with a dust cover that has only a few signs of wear but the text is in excellent condition. Kindly E-mail us if you have any questions. Thank you.
This is a First Edition, 1st Printing, of this book published in 1988 by Lothrop, Lee, & Shepard Books. It seems that Mama tells Gus not to wander off when he is outside playing, but when his teacher's dog Hannibal comes by he can not resist the temptation. Nice story to read with a young child as it emphasizes the importance of knowing how to negotiate the neighborhood you live in. Our copy is in Very Fine condition...
From the My American Journey Series, published by Multnomah Publishers in 1998, is the story of the Wright Brothers. It includes the details of the development, including the hardships, until the first engine-powered airship became a reality. Written by Deborah Hedstrom, and very nicely illustrated by Sergio Martinez, our copy is in Very Fine condition. Kindly E-Mail us if you have any questions. Thank you.
This hard cover book (no d/j) is part of the My American Journey Series, published in 1997 by Questar Publishers. It is a fictionalized account of the Revolution War, told from the point of view of an aide to George Washington. Written by Deborah Hedstrom and nicely illustrated by Sergio Martinez, our copy is in Very Fine condition. Kindly E-Mail us if you have any questions. Thank you.
This is the Seventy-Fifth Anniversary Edition of this classic book. Beautifully illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard our copy is in Like New condition and appears to be unread. The ISBN# is 0-684-17957-12 and it is the 21st printing of the 1983 re-issue. Kindly E-Mail us if you have any questions. Thank you.
This wonderful, vintage classic story is available from our inventory. A beginner's reader book by the renowned author Walter Farley, author of The Black Stallion, is a must addition to any youngsters library. It is a hard cover (no d/j) book, copyright 1961, 2nd printing, very nicely illustrated by James Schucker. Our copy is in Very Good+++ condition with the exception of the rear cover where the former owner neatly printed their name...
This wonderful text was put together by the very talented Kay Chorao. In addition to the 63 pages that include a collection of poems and rhymes by a variety of English and American poets, there is the added feature of wonderful illustrations. A welcome addition to any home with young children. Our copy, while used, is in Fine condition. It is a hard covered (no d/j) book which is a stated First Edition, 3rd printing...
Mr. Peabody's Apples is the third of 5 children's books written by Madonna. In it a boy learns a lesson about the destructive power of gossip. Our copy is in excellent condition excepting an inscription that appears to be from a teacher to a student. It is a First Edition,First Printing.
This is #D66 published in 1948 by Golden Press, N.Y. for the original price of 39 cents. Offered for sale from our extensive inventory of quality vintage books, this copy is in Fine condition. The foil on the front cover binding has a small tear at the bottom and there is also a 1" piece of foil missing at the top. The interior is, on the other hand is immaculate without any marks, rips, or creases and the Belongs To area is blank. Please E-Mail us if you require additional information...
Hard cover book, that is stated First Edition, published in 1991 by Harper Collins. Follow Santa in this whimsical story about how his pants were stolen in December and Christmas was delayed. All turns out for the best as he tracks them down to bring Christmas to everyone in July. Very nicely illustrated by he talented Richard Egielski this text has a glossy illustrated front and rear dust cover...
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Price includes shipping-A fun book for young people that can be enjoyed on camping trips, bus/car rides, backyard barbecues, etc. It is a hard cover text that includes 18 songs with creepy crawler illustrations by Gris Grimly. Published in 2008 by Scholastic Press (First Edition) our copy is in Like New condition. Kindly E-Mail us if you have any questions. Thank you.
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This stated First Edition,1999-3rd printing was published by Farrar Straus Giroux and is signed by the illustrator Michael Dooling. Excellent story for 4th-5th grade students as it is an account of the finding of the first entire skeleton of an extinct sea reptile. Mary makes the finding when she is only 12 years old and goes on to be a paleontologist. Our copy of this hard cover text with a glossy pictorial dust cover is in Fine condition. Kindly E-Mail us if you have any questions. Thank you.
Do you believe in fairies? Protected and hidden by a society of Fairy lovers for over 80 years the secret fairy journal of Cicely Mary Barker is available for the first time ever to the public. Learn what really happened during that magical Summer of 1920 when Cicely Mary Barker discovered the secret world of the Flower Fairies. The book includes many surprises to authenticate its reality- including a period map of Sussex, a "field guide to fairies", Postcard and much more...
This absolutely wonderful book for the Holidays was printed and bound in the Netherlands by Royal Smeets Offset. It was conceived & produced in the USA by VIA Rob Fremont, Inc. and is beautifully illustrated by Donna Green. The ISBN# is 0-8317-9397-1. The contents of the book include 10 Christmas stories and 23 Christmas Carols. Our copy of this book, while used, is in Very Fine/ Very Fine condition. There is not a dust jacket and the pictorial cover has only very slight bumping to the corners...
This very nice children's book was published by The Child's World in 1979 and the ISBN# is 0-89565-023-1. It summarizes all the things a child thinks about that he is grateful for. It is 30 pages in length and beautifully illustrated by Frances Hook. Our copy is in Very Fine condition. The rear cover has a small scuff mark on one corner but all else is exceptionally clean without any marks or tears. Kindly E-Mail us if you require additional information. Thank you.
This is the Ninth Printing, 1966 of this wonderful collection of stories, rhymes, and games for children. A hardcover book (no d/j) it contains 143 pages of favorites with original illustrations from famous editions. Our copy is in fine condition. The pictorial cover, which is bright and clean, has only slight bumping to the corners and spine. The interior of the book is free of any marks or tears. Kindly E-Mail us if you have any questions. Thank you.
This delightful Perma-Bound book (no D/J) published in 1992 introduces young readers to the alphabet with poetry, and animal illustrations nicely done by Quentin Blake. Our copy, not X-Library, is in Very Fine condition and almost appears to be unread. There is a small ink smudge on one of the blank introductory pages. Kindly E-Mail us if you require additional information. Thank you.
This hardcover book, published by Island Heritage Limited in 1974 and beautifully illustrated by George Suyeoka, is the story of a one-inch boy named Issunboshi. Like Tom Thumb, it is the tale of a diminutive person of marvelous powers. Wonderful adventure story for children of all ages. Our copy is in Fine condition. There is a 1" tear to the upper left hand corner of the glossy pictorial dust cover and the lower portion of the binding of the first two pages is weak...