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This is a list of all our online catalog entries in section "new". Browse through the list and put a check mark next to the ones you want to remember. When you are finished, you can review the selections you made and print or order them.

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Abbreviations I've used are: Ill.=illustrated or illustrator; f/p=full-page; b/w=black and white; FE=first edition (may be the first edition by this illustrator); DJ=dust jacket; o/w=otherwise; dec=decorative; Ex-lib=ex-library book with markings accordingly; FFEP=front free end papers; c=copyright; BCE=book club edition; FIAR=five-in-a-row book.

The grading I've used: Mint=like new; F=fine; VG=very good, better than average; G=good, average wear and tear; Fair, reading copy, but all there. If there are two gradings (i.e. VG/VG), the first is the book, the second the dust jacket.

Sizing is as follows: 6"-7", 16mo; 7"-8", 12mo; 8"-10", 8vo; 10"-12", 4to; larger than 12", folio.


PICTURE BOOKS - FICTION
Aesop. THE AESOP FOR CHILDREN. Barnes & Noble 1919, 1993. Hardcover. Ambleside 1. SCM. NOT ex-lib. Good. $6.50.
Burton, Virginia Lee. THE LITTLE HOUSE. Houghton Mifflin 1942, 1969, BCE. Ill. by Burton. Ambleside 0. CM Alveary. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $4.
Kahl, Virginia. THE DUCHESS BAKES A CAKE. Purple House Press 1955, 1983. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Kahl. FIAR. 1930900147. Library “discard” mark. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $9.50. 
Kahl, Virginia. WHOSE CAT IS THAT? Charles Scribner’s 1979, first edition. Hardcover, no dust jacket. Ill. by the author. Hilarious story of a little white cat who belonged to the whole village. Ex-lib. Good. $4.
Lawson, Robert. THEY WERE STRONG AND GOOD. Viking Press 1940, later printing. Hardcover. Ill. by Lawson. Caldecott Award 1941. With great character and ingenuity, Lawson delightfully tells the history of the members of his family (fictional or non?). FIAR. 0670699497. One small “discard” stamp. Very Good. $10.
Lindgren, Astrid. THE DAY ADAM GOT MAD. R & S Books 1993, first published in Swedish. First Am. ed. Hardcover with dust jacket. Exquisitely detailed paintings by Swedish artist Marit Tornqvist give a vivid sense of springtime on a Swedish farm of long ago. Adam is a huge bull, normally kind and good-natured. But one Easter morning he breaks loose from his stall, sending everyone running for their lives. Karl, a little boy from the neighboring village, arrives and has a plan that surprises everyone. Fun story! 9129620643. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good; previous owner’s name blacked out. $5.
McCloskey, Robert. MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS. Viking Press 1941, later printing. Hardcover with dust jacket. Caldecott Medal 1942. Ill. by McCloskey. Ambleside 0. CM Alveary. Folio, more than 12”. NOT ex-lib. Book Fine; dust jacket Very Good. $8.
Peet, Bill. THE CABOOSE WHO GOT LOOSE. Houghton Mifflin 1971, 1999. Ex-lib. Many pages have small repaired tears at bottom inside corner. $2.50.photo of the actual item
 
Peet, Bill. ENCORE FOR ELEANOR. Houghton Mifflin 1981, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Peet. Ex-lib. Book Good-; dust jacket Very Good. $8.photo of the actual item
 
Peet, Bill. NO SUCH THINGS. Houghton Mifflin 1983. Hardcover with dust jacket. One page has 2” repaired tear; one page has small corner torn off, no affecting text. Fair. $6.photo of the actual item
 
Peet, Bill. PAMELA CAMEL. Houghton Mifflin 1984, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book Good-; dust jacket Very Good. $6.photo of the actual item
 
Peet, Bill. RANDY’S DANDY LIONS. Houghton Mifflin 1964 BCE. Hardcover. Ill. by Peet. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $5.photo of the actual item
 
Polacco, Patricia. THE BEE TREE. Philomel 1993. Hardcover. Ill. by Polacco. FIAR. 039921965x. NOT ex-lib. One page has been repaired. $3.
Polacco, Patricia. IN ENZO’S SPLENDID GARDENS. Philomel 1997, first edition. Hardcover. Ill. Polacco. 0399231072. Ex-lib. Very Good. $3.
Provensen, Alice & Martin. THE YEAR AT MAPLE HILL FARM. ATheneum Books 1978. Hardcover. With wonderful farm illustrations by the Provensens, “this is a book about farm animals, and what happens during one year on a farm.” 0689306423. Folio, more than 12”. Like-New. $8.50.
Scheffrin-Falk, Gladys. ANOTHER CELEBRATED DANCING BEAR. Charles Scribner’s 1991, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Barbara Garrison. FIAR. 0684191644. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Good. $6.50.
Dr. Seuss. SCRAMBLED EGGS SUPER! Random House 1953. Hardcover. Ill. by Seuss. NOT ex-lib. Good+, corner wear. $4.50.photo of the actual item
 
Smith, Nora Archibald. BOYS AND GIRLS OF BOOKLAND, with color illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith. Dalmation Press 2006, first published in 1923. A brief introduction to the children of David Copperfield; Little Women; Jackanapes; Hans Brinker, and others with full-page color illustration for each. Beautiful book! 1403720568. Brand-New. $7.
Valeri, Maria Eulalia. THE HARE AND THE TORTOISE, A Bilingual Book. Chronicle Books 2006. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Max. English and Spanish side-by-side. 0811850579. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine, previous owner’s nameplate. $3.50.
Viorst, Judith. ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY. Atheneum 1972. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Ray Cruz. Ambleside 0. 0689300727. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Good. $3.50.
Wilkin, Eloise. ELOISE WILKIN STORIES, A Little Golden Book Collection. A Golden Book 2005. Includes eleven stories written and illustrated or just illustrated by Wilkin. 0375829288. Corners worn. Good. $6.50.

CHILDREN’S NON-FICTION / HISTORICAL FICTION PICTURE BOOKS
McCurdy, Michael. TRAPPED BY THE ICE! Shackleton’s Amazing Antarctic Adventure. Walker & Co. 1997, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Striking illustrations by the author. Picture-book account of one of the most amazing survival stories on record. NOT ex-lib. 0802784380. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $4.
Stanley, Diane. LEONARDO DA VINCI. Morrow Junior Books 1996. Hardcover. SCM. Truthquest Renaissance & Reformation grades 3-6. Fine. $8.
Van Leeuwen, Jean. GOING WEST. Dial Books 1992, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Thomas B. Allen. In a simple, beautifully written and moving text a little girl tells the tale of the hard journey West and the challenges of making a new home on the American frontier. An excellent book to help children appreciate something of what our early American pioneers endured. 0803710275. “Withdrawn” stamp. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $5.
Woodruff, Elvira. THE MEMORY COAT. Scholastic Press 1999, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Dramatic illustrations by Michael Dooling. Tender story brimming with love. An extended Russian Jewish family is forced to leave the only home they have ever known and come to America. Their fear of being separated at Ellis Island nearly comes to fruition but Grisha’s tattered coat resolves the problem. 0590677179. Book Very Good; dust jacket laminated. $4.

INSPIRATIONAL PICTURE BOOKS
Bishop, Jennie. THE PRINCESS AND THE KISS, A Story of God’s Gift of Purity. Warner Press 1999. Hardcover. Ill. Preston McDaniels. 0871628686. Like-New. $3.50.
Gire, Ken. ADVENTURES IN THE BIG THICKET. Focus on the Family Publishing1990, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Elizabeth Miles. Fourteen tales of mischief, each ending with a truth in the tradition of Aesop’s Fables (from the Book of Solomon), 0929608720. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $4.50.
Haidle, David & Helen. HE IS MY SHEPHERD. Multnomah 1989, first edition. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed with sketch by authors. Gives children a new understanding of Psalm 23 with insightful explanations describing situations common to children. 0880702788. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $4.50.
Kingsbury, Karen. THE PRINCESS AND THE THREE KNIGHTS. Zonderkidz 2009, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. The search is on! And to win the princess the knight must show kindness and character and the true meaning of love.  0310716411 . Brand-New. $5.

SOFTCOVER CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOKS
Wilder, Laura Ingalls. COUNTY FAIR. My First Little House Books. HarperCollins SOFTCOVER 1997. Ill. Jody Wheeler. Text adapted from Farmer Boy.  0064434931. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $3.50.

POETRY FOR CHILDREN / YOUNG PEOPLE
Bouchard, David. IF YOU’RE NOT FROM THE PRAIRIE. . .Raincoast Books 1993. Hardcover with dust jacket. Beautiful prairie paintings by Henry Ripplinger. Visual and poetric journey recall bittersweet experiences on the diverse land of the prairie. A poetic treasure! 1895714664. Book and dust jacket Fine, previous owner’s name. $4.
Browning, Robert. THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN. London: Frederick Warne, no date. Hardcover. Ill. by Kate Greenaway. Ambleside 2. Very Good. $4.50.photo of the actual item
 
de Angeli, Marguerite. BOOK OF NURSERY AND MOTHER GOOSE RHYMES. Doubleday 1954. Hardcover. 376 rhymes with more than 260 illustrations, several in full-page color. Folio. Ambleside 0. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $8.photo of the actual item
 
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. HIAWATHA. Dial Books 1983. Hardcover. Accompanied by very ethnic artwork, Jeffers concentrates on the section of the poem about Hiawatha’s boyhood. Majestic! Book Like-New. $4.
Poetry for Young People. CARL SANDBURG, edited by Frances Schoonmaker Bolin. Sterling Publishing 1994. Hardcover. Ill. Steven Arcella. Ambleside 6. 4972500818. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $6.
Poetry for Young People. EMILY DICKINSON, edited by Frances Schoonmaker Bolin. Sterling Publishing 1994. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Chi Chung. Ambleside 4. 0806906359. Brand-New. $7.50.
Poetry for Young People. RUDYARD KIPLING, edited by Eileen Gillooly. Sterling Publishing 2000. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Jim Sharpe. Ambleside 5. 0806944846. Brand-New. $7.50.
Stevenson, Robert Louis. A CHILD’S GARDEN OF VERSES, Compiled by Cooper Edens. A Classic Illustrated Edition. Chronicle Books 1989. Pictorial hardcover. Illustrations by Victorian artists Millicent Sowerby, Jessie Willcox Smith, Ruth Mary Hallock, E. Mars, Clara M. Burd, Florence Edith Storer, Charles Robinson, H. Willebeek Le Mair, many others. A study in art as well as poetry. Ambleside 0. 0877016089. Near-Fine, previous owner’s name and inscription. $6.
Stevenson, Robert Louis. MY SHADOW. David R. Godine 1989, 2008. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Glenna Lang. 0849237880. NOT ex-lib. Book Very Good; dust jacket has repaired tear. $3.50.
Wilkin, Eloise. BABY’S MOTHER GOOSE. Merrigold Press 1958, 1991. Hardcover. Adorable ill. by Wilkin – her very best! Ambleside 0. Very Good, previous owner’s name and inscription. $4.photo of the actual item
    

BIOGRAPHIES FOR YOUNG READERS
Davidson, Margaret. THE STORY OF THOMAS ALVA EDISON, INVENTOR, The Wizard of Menlo Park. Scholastic SOFTCOVER 1964, 1990. Very Good. $2.50.
Venezia, Mike. GEORGIA O’KEEFE. Getting to Know the World’s Greatest Artists. Children’s Press 2015. Hardcover.  0531213145. Brand-New. $8.
Venezia, Mike. MARY CASSATT. Getting to Know the World’s Greatest Artists. Children’s Press 2015. Hardcover.  0531213153. Brand-New. $8.
Venezia, Mike. PABLO PICASSO. Getting to Know the World’s Greatest Artists. Children’s Press 2014. Hardcover. 0531219763. Brand-New. $8.
Venezia, Mike. REMBRANDT. Getting to Know the World’s Greatest Artists. Children’s Press 201. Hardcover.  0531213137. Brand-New. $8.

BIOGRAPHIES FOR OLDER CHILDREN / YOUNG ADULTS
Sullivan, George. HELEN KELLER, HER LIFE IN PICTURES. Scholastic 2007. Hardcover with dust jacket. Illustrated with numerous photographs that present a unique appreciation of this remarkable woman. 80 pp. 0439918154. Brand-New. $8.

CHRISTIAN BIOGRAPHIES
Daughters of the Faith. AMOST HOME, A Story Based on the Life of the Mayflower’s Mary Chilton, by Wendy Lawton. Moody Press SOFTCOVER 2003. 0802436374. Like-New. $3.
Latham, Robert O. TRAIL MAKER, The Story of David Livingstone. Lutterworth Press 1959. Stories of Faith and Fame. Hardcover with dust jacket. 95 pp. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $5.photo of the actual item
 
White, Paul. SAFARI FROM FEAR, An African Adventure, by Paul White the Jungle Doctor. Anzea 1984, 1988. SOFTCOVER. Out-of-print. Rare title. $10.

YOUNG READERS’ AMERICAN HISTORY / GEOGRAPHY
Adventures in Colonial America. THE WINTER AT VALLEY FORGE, by James E, Knight. Troll SOFTCOVER. Truthquest Age of Revolution I grades 1-3. 089375739x. Near-Fine. $6.

AMERICAN HISTORY / GEOGRAPHY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
Duncan, Dayton & Burns, Ken. LEWIS & CLARK, The Journey of the Corps of Discovery, an Illustrated History. Alfred A. Knopf 1997, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. 247 pp. Ambleside 9. 0679454500. Brand-New. $7.50.
Fink, Sam. THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, The Words that Made America. Scholastic 2002. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by fink. Declaration presented, phrase by phrase, with each word precisely inscribed in beautiful hand lettering. A large, colorful illustration on every page brings the document to life. 0439407001. Like-New with tiny name stamp. $5.
Fisher, Margaret & Fisher, Mary Jane. COLONIAL AMERICA. Fideler Co. 1960, 1967. Hardcover. Ill. with photos, drawings, period prints. 132 pp. Chapter headings include “Homes,” “Colonial Kitchens,” “Earning a Living,” “Colonial Schools,” etc. Very Good. Ex-school. $5. photo of the actual item
 

WORLD HISTORY / GEOGRAPHY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
Chesterton, G. K. THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILL. Paulist Press SOFTCOVER 1978. Ambleside 11 History. Good. $9.
Gould, F. J. THE CHILDREN’S PLUTARCH, TALES OF THE ROMANS. Yesterday’s Classics SOFTCOVRE 2007. Ill. Walter Crane. First published 1910. 15991511634. Brand-New. $8.
Macaulay, David. CASTLE. Houghton Mifflin 1977, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Macaulay. Folio, more than 12”. SCM. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $8.

ART / MUSIC FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE
Come Look With Me. ART IN EARLY AMERICA, by Randy Osofsky. World of Art. Charlesbridge Bank Street 2006. Hardcover. 1890674125. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $5.
Come Look With Me. ENJOYING ART WITH CHILDREN, by Gladys S. Blizzard. Charlesbridge 1993, 2006. World of Art. Hardcover with dust jacket. Children explore the artwork of 12 magnificent pieces of art with lessons in perspective, color, line, and the nature of creative freedom. 0934738769. NOT ex-lib. Book Fine; dust jacket Very Good. $6.50.
Raboff, Ernest. MARC CHAGALL. Art for Children. Doubleday 1968. Hardcover. Very Good. $6.
Raboff, Ernest. MICHELANGELO. Art For Children. Harper & Row SOFTCOVER 1982. 0064460746. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $6.
Raboff, Ernest. PABLO PICASSO. Art For Children. Harper & Row SOFTCOVER 1982. 0064460673. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $6.
Raboff, Ernest. RAPHAEL. Art For Children. Harper & Row SOFTCOVER 1988. 0064460754. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $6.

LIVING SCIENCE / NATURE, OTHER NON-FICTION
Arnosky, Jim. A KETTLE OF HAWKS AND OTHER WILDLIFE GROUPS. Coward McCann 1979. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Arnosky. With his free verse, bold pictures, and details about the lives of each one, Arnosky presents a swarm of bees, a school of fish, a colony of ants, a gaggle of geese and a cloud of tadpoles. Living Science. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $4.50.photo of the actual item
 
Arnosky, Jim. NEARER NATURE. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1996, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by the author. Arnosky shares his reflections and observations over the course of one winter and spring spent tracking wildlife and tending his Vermont Farm. 157 spell-binding pages. 0688122132. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Near-Fine. $9.50.
Aslett, Don. WHO SAYS IT’S A WOMAN’S JOB TO CLEAN? Writer’s Digest Books SOFTCOVER 1986. Ambleside 9-12. 0898792150. Fine. $5.
Bluedorn, Nathaniel. THE THINKING TOOLBOX, 35 Lessons That Will Build Your Reasoning Skills. Christian Logic SOFTCOVER 2005. Ambleside 11. 0974531510. Brand-New. $14.
Brown, Walt. IN THE BEGINNING, Compelling Evidence for Creation and the Flood. Center for Scientific Creation 1980, 2001. Hardcover. SCM. 1878026089. Very Good $9.50.
Friedhoffer, Bob. SCIENCE LAB IN A SUPERMARKET. Franklin Watts 1997. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ambleside 3. 0531113353. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $12.
Fulbright, Jeannie. FLYING CREATURES OF THE FIFTH DAY, Exploring Creation With Zoology 1. Young Explorers Series. Apologia Educational Ministries 2006. Hardcover. 1932012613. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $16.
George, Jean Craighead. THE MOON OF THE FOX PUPS (JUNE). HarperCollins 1969, 1992. The 13 Moons Series. Hardcover with dust jacket. Living Science. 0060228601. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine, previous owner’s name and inscription. $5.
McClung, Robert. GREEN DARNER, THE STORY OF A DRAGONFLY. William Morrow 1956. Pictorial hardcover. Ill. by McClung. Living Science. Ex-lib. Very Good. $15.photo of the actual item
 
McClung, Robert. SPHINX, THE STORY OF A CATERPILLAR. William Morrow 1949. Pictorial hardcover. Ill. by McClung. Living Science. Ex-lib. Good-, spine worn. $9.50.photo of the actual item
 
Morris, John D. NOAH’S ARK AND THE LOST WORLD. Master Books 1988. Hardcover. Foreword by Astronaut Jim Irwin. 0890511381. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $4.
Sill, Cathryn. ABOUT FISH, A Guide for Children. Peachtree 2002. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. John Sill. Simple text and great, colorful, full-page illustrations explain what fish are, how they live, and what they do. SCM. 1561452564. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $5.50.
Sill, Cathryn. ABOUT HABITATS: WETLANDS. Peachtree 2012. Hardcover with dust jacket. Entertaining, simple text and full-page color illustrations introduce young children to different types of wetlands. SCM. 156145432x. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $6.50.
Starcher, Allison Mia. GOOD BUGS FOR YOUR GARDEN. Algonquin Books 1995. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by the author. Set up like a field guide with one bug to a page, chock full of colored illustrations and information: where to find the bugs, what they eat, what plants attract them, and what they look like. 54 pp. with index. 156512071x. Brand-New. $5.

EASY READERS – HISTORICAL FICTION/NON-FICTION
Baker, Betty. LITTLE RUNNER OF THE LONGHOUSE. Harper & Row 1962. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Arnold Lobel. CM Alveary 1A-2B. Truthquest Age of Revolution grades K-3. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Good. $3.photo of the actual item
 
Benchley, Nathaniel. SAM THE MINUTEMAN. HarperTrophy SOFTCOVER 1969, 1987. Ill. Arnold Lobel. Truthquest Age of Revolution I grades K-2. 0064441075. Gooe. $2.75.
Bulla, Clyde Robert. DANIEL’S DUCK. HarperTrophy 1979, 1982. SOFTCOVER. Ill. Joan Sandin. Ambleside 1, 2. Sonlight C. 0064440311. Brand-New. $4.
Sandin, Joan. PIONEER BEAR. Random House 1995. Hardcover. Ill. by the author. Based on a true pioneer story. Step Into Reading Step 2. Ex-lib. Very Good. $3.

EASY READERS – FICTION
Chandler, Edna Walker. COWBOY SAM AND THE RUSTLERS. Benefic Press 1959. Ex-lib. Good-, edges of cover worn. $8.photo of the actual item
 
Cordts, Anna. TOMMY O’TOOLE AT THE FAIR. Benefic Press 1957. Hardcover. Second-third grade level. NOT ex-lib. Good, cover soil. $3.50.photo of the actual item
 
Kessler, Leonard. KICK, PASS, AND RUN. Harper Collins 1966, 1996. Hardcover. An I can Read Book. Ex-lib. Good+. $3.
Minarik, Else Holmelund. THE LITTLE BEAR TREASURY, 3 books in one volume. Harper Collins 1989. Hardcover with dust jacket. Includes What Will Little Bear Wear? Birthday Soup; Little Bear Goes to the Moon; Little Bear’s Wish. Ill. Maurice Sendak. 0060273984. Brand-New. $5.
Minarik, Else. LITTLE BEAR’S FRIEND. HarperCollins 1960, 1996. Hardcover. Ill. Maurice Sendak. Ambleside 0. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $3.
Parish, Peggy. ADVENTURES OF AMELIA BEDELIA, Three books in one volume. Harper Collins 2010. Hardcover. Includes Amelia Bedelia; Come Back, Amelia Bedelia; Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia. 0760771030. Brand-New. $5.

CHRISTIAN, INSPIRATIONAL FICTION FOR CHILDREN / YOUNG ADULTS
Bunyan, John. DANGEROUS JOURNEY, The Story of Pilgrim’s Progress, retold by Oliver Hunkin. Marshall Pickering/Eerdmans 1985, 1990. Hardcover. Uses the original words of John Bunyan, carefully selected by Oliver Hunkin to present a gripping narrative. Brilliantly illustrated throughout in full color by Alan Parry. 126 pp. 0802836194. NOT ex-lib. Very Good with previous owner’s name and inscription. $15.
Le Feuvre, Amy. HIS BIG OPPORTUNITY. London: Hodder & Stoughton 1898. Hardcover. By the author of Teddy’s Button and Probable Sons. Ill. Sydney Cowell. Decorative binding. Good, previous owner’s name. $8.photo of the actual item
 
St. John, Patricia. THE SECRET OF THE FOURTH CANDLE. Moody Press SOFTCOVER 1956, 1982. 0802476813. Fine. $3.

CHILDREN’S/TEENS’ HISTORICAL FICTION
Hoff, Carol. HEAD TO THE WEST. Follett Publishing 1957. Hardcover. Ill. William Moyers. A 19th century German family crosses the ocean to have many adventures in the Texas frontier. NOT ex-lib. Good, some cover wear. $8.
Kjelgaard, Jim. THE LOST WAGON. Dodd, Mead 1955, BCE. Hardcover with dust jacket. Gripping, warm, mid-19th century story of a young man who ventured along the Oregon Trail and met its hazards, taking his family from civilization to an untamed land. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $10.photo of the actual item
 
Wibberley, Leonard. PETER TREEGATE’S WAR. Bethlehem Books SOFTCOVER 1960, 2009. Living Histdory Library. #2 in Treegate Series. 1932350217. Brand-New. $9.50.

CHILDREN’S, TEENS’ FICTION / LITERATURE
Bradbury, Ray. SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES. Simon & Schuster 1962, 1999, BCE. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ambleside 11 Literature. 0965020452. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Like-New. $7.50.
Chesterton, G. K. THE INNOCENCE OF FATHER BROWN. Impress Best Mysteries of All Time 1911, 2010. Hardcover. Attractive binding. Ambleside 8. Like-New. $7.50.
Frost, Frances. WINDY FOOT AT THE COUNTY FAIR. McGraw Hill (E. M. Hale) 1947. Hardcover. Ill. Lee Townsend. Ex-school. Very Good. $6.50.photo of the actual item
 
Garis, Howard R. UNCLE WIGGILY AND HIS FRIENDS. Platt & Munk 1955, 1989. Pictorial hardcover. Ill. by Garis. Eight “Uncle Wiggily” stories with color illustrations. 0448405040. NOT ex-lib. Fine. $4.
Hale, Lucretia P. THE PETERKIN PAPERS. Nelson Doubleday 1955 BCE. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ambleside 4. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $4.50.photo of the actual item
 
Heaney, Seamus. BEOWULF. Farrar Straus & Giroux 2000. Hardcover with dust jacket. Bilingual Edition. 0374111197. Brand-New. $6.50..
Henry, Marguerite. JUSTIN MORGAN HAD A HORSE. Rand McNallyt 1954, 1980. Pictorial hardcover. Ill. Wesley Dennis. Newbery Honor Book 1955. Ambleside 4. SCM. Sonlight D. Near-Fine. $7.50.photo of the actual item
 
Henry, Marguerite. A PICTORIAL LIFE STORY OF MISTY. Rand McNally 1976, first edition. Pictorial hardcover. Ill. with photographs. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $15.photo of the actual item
    
Kipling, Rudyard. CAPTAINS COURAGEOUS, A Boy’s Adventures With a Fishing Fleet. Doubleday & Co. 1964, first published 1896. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Charles McCurry. Ambleside 5. SCM. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $8.50.
Lenski, Lois. STRAWBERRY GIRL. Lippincott 1945. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Lenski. CM Alveary. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $8.50.
MacDonald, George. AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND. William Morrow Books of Wonder 1989. Hardcover with dust jacket. 8 color plates by Jessie Willcox Smith. Facsimile of 1919 edition. Ambleside 3. SCM. 0688078087. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $8.50.
MacDonald, George. THE PRINCESS & THE GOBLIN. William Morrow Books of Wonder 1986. Hardcover with dust jacket. 8 color plates by Jessie Willcox Smith. Facsimile of 1920 edition. Ambleside 3. 0688066046. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $10.
Montgomery, L. M. ANNE OF GREEN GABLES. Aladdin 1980, 2014. Hardcover with dust jacket. CM Alveary.  1442490012. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Near-Fine. $8.50.
Montgomery, L. M. ANNE OF AVONLEA. Aladdin 1909, 2014. Hardcover with dust jacket. CM Alveary. 1442490039. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $$7.50.
Montgomery, L. M. ANNE’S HOUSE OF DREAMS. Aladdin 1917, 2014. Hardcover with dust jacket. CM Alveary. 144249011X. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $$7.50.
Montgomery, L. M. RAINBOW VALLEY. Aladdin 1919, 2015. Hardcover with dust jacket. CM Alveary. 1442490187. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $$7.50.
Montgomery, L. M. RILLA OF INGLESIDE. Aladdin 1921, 2015. Hardcover with dust jacket. CM Alveary. 1442490217. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $$7.50.
O’Dell, Scott. ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS. Houghton Mifflin 1960. Hardcover. SCM. CM Alveary. NOT ex-lib. Very Good, no dust jacket. $6.photo of the actual item
 
Opie, Iona and Peter. THE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES. Oxford University Press 1974, 1992. Hardcover with dust jacket. Here are 24 of the best known tales given in their original form with historical introduction showing the development of the story and noting particular points of interest. 150 illustrations, 40 in color, by illustrators such as Kate Greenaway and Arthur Rackham. 0192115596. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Fine. $6.
Pyle, Howard. THE STORY OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS. Atheneum 1903, 1984. Deluxe hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Pyle, many full-page. Ambleside 5 Lit. 0684148145. Brand-New. $10.
Pyle, Howard. SOME MERRY ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD of Great Renown in Nottinghamshire. Charles Scribner’s 1954. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Pyle. Ambleside 2. SCM. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $8.50.photo of the actual item
 
Pyle, Howard. THE MERRY ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD of Great Renown in Nottinghamshire. Dover Publications 1968, unabridged and unaltered republication of the work originally published in 1883.. SOFTCOVER. Ill. by Pyle. Ambleside 2. SCM. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $6.photo of the actual item
 
Saint-Exupery, Antoine de. THE LITTLE PRINCE. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1943, 1982. Hardcover with dust jacket. Drawn by the author. Translated from the French by Katherine Woods. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good, previous owner’s name. $6.photo of the actual item
 
Selden, George. THE CRICKET IN TIMES SQUARE. Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1960, BCE. Hardcover with dust jacket. Newbery Honor Book 1961. Ill. Garth Williams. Sonlight. Ambleside 4-6. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $5.photo of the actual item
 
Serraillier, Ian. BEOWULF THE WARRIOR. Henry Z. Walck 1961. First Am. edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. by Severin. Ambleside 4. Ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $8.
Sidney, Margaret. FIVE LITTLE PEPPERS MIDWAY. Western Publishing 1965. Hardcover. NOT ex-lib. Good. $5.photo of the actual item
 
Sidney, Margaret. FIVE LITTLE PEPPERS AT SCHOOL. Grosset & Dunlap 1903, 1937. Hardcover, no dust jacket. Ambleside 2, 3. NOT ex-lib. Good, wear along edges of spine. $6.50.photo of the actual item
 
Silverstein, Shel. THE GIVING TREE. HarperCollins 1964. Hardcover. Ill. by Silverstein. Sweet, touching story of a lifelong friendship between a boy and a tree. CM Alveary. 0060256656. NOT ex-lib. Very Good. $4.
Spyri, Johanna. HEIDI. Roberts Rinehart Publishers/TomiCo 1997. Deluxe edition. Oversize hardcover with dust jacket. The Classic Novel. Illustrations by Tomi Ungerer. Translated by Helen B. Dole. Ambleside 2. SCM. 1570981620. NOT ex-lib. Book and dust jacket Very Good. $6.
Spyri, Johanna. A LITTLE SWISS BOY. Saalfield 1926. Hardcover. Ill. Frances Brundage. Blue cloth over boards with pictorial paste-down on cover. Very Good. $6.photo of the actual item
 
Swift, Jonathan. THE BATTLE OF THE BOOKS. Kessinger Publishing. SOFTCOVER. Ambelside 9. Brand-New. $7.50.
Trixie Belden. THE MYSTERY OFF GLEN ROAD, by Julie Campbell. #5 in series. Random House 1956, 2004. Pictorial hardcover. 0375827404. NOT ex-lib. Very Good, previous owner’s name. $3.
Wilder, Laura Ingalls. THE LONG WINTER. Harper & Row 1940, 1953. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Garth Williams. #6 in series. 0060264608. NOT ex-lib. Book has scuffing to edge of front cover; dust jacket Very Good. $6.50.

ANTIQUE, SIGNED, RARE AND COLLECTIBLE BOOKS
Bunyan, John. PILGRIM’S PROGRESS IN WORDS OF ONE SYLLABLE, Retold by Samuel Phillips Day. A. L. Burt 1895. Illustrated in color and b/w. Very Good. $10.photo of the actual item
  

SONLIGHT SOFTCOVERS
Bulla, Clyde Robert. SQUANTO, FRIEND OF THE PILGRIMS. Scholastic SOFTCOVER 1954, 1982. Ambleside 1, 2. Sonlight D. Like-New. $3.
Fitzgerald, John D. THE GREAT BRAIN. Puffin SOFTCOVER 1969, new printing. Ambleside 4. 0142400580. Brand-New. $3.50.

OTHER SOFTCOVERS
Birdsall, Jeanne. THE PENDERWICKS. Dell Yearling SOFTCOVER 2005. A summer tale of four sisters, two rabbits, and a very interesting boy. Very Good. $2.50.
Cather, Willa. O PIONEERS! Penguin SOFTCOVER 1913, 1989. Ambleside 10. 0140390707. Like-New. $3.
Colum, Padraic. THE CHILDREN’S HOMER, The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1918, 2004.  0689868839. Brand-New. $4.
Dickens, Charles. GREAT EXPECTATIONS. Barnes & Noble Classics SOFTCOVER 2003. SCM. Ambleside 10. 1593081162. Like-New. $3.
Dickens, Charles. PICKWICK PAPERS. Signet Classic SOFTCOVER 1964. Ambleside 8. SCM. Very Good. $2.75.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES. Scholastic SOFTCOVER 2003. CM Alveary. SCM. Very Good. $2.75.
Enright, Elizabeth. SPIDERWEB FOR TWO, A Melendy Maze. Dell Yearling SOFTCOVER 1951, 1997. Ill. by Enright. #4 in Melendy quartet. Ambleside 3. 0440482038. Very Good+. $3.
Henry, Marguerite. BRIGHTY OF THE GRAND CANYON. Aladdin SOFTCOVER 1953, 1981. Ill. Wesley Dennis. Ambleside 2. 0689714858. Very Good. $3.
Kipling, Rudyard. THE JUNGLE BOOK & THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK. Wordsworth Classics SOFTCOVER 2007. Complete and unabridged. Ambleside 3. 185326119X. Brand-New. $3.50.
Kjelgaard, Jim. WILD TREK. Bantam SOFTCOVER 1950, 1981. 055315687x. Fine. $3.
L’Engle, Madeleine. A WIND IN THE DOOR. Dell Yearling SOFTCOVER 1973. 0440487617. Very Good. $2.50.
Nesbit, E. FIVE CHILDREN AND IT. Scholastic SOFTCOVER 1902, 1988. Ambleside 2. SCM. Very Good. $2.75.
Spires, Elizabeth. THE MOUSE OF AMHERST. Farrar, Straus and Giroux SOFTCOVER 2001. Through a mouse’s view, an ideal introduction to Emily Dickinson’s poetry. 0374454116. Fine. $3.
Taylor, Sydney. ALL-OF-A-KIND FAMILY UPTOWN. Dell Yearling SOFTCOVER 1978. Fine. $6.photo of the actual item
 

BIOGRAPHIES / MEMOIRS - YOUNG ADULTS / PARENTS
Dittman, Anita with Markel, Jan. TRAPPED IN HITLER’S HELL. Lighthouse Trails Publishing SOFTCOVER 2005. Signed by Anita Dittman.. A young Jewish girl discovers the Messiah’s faithfulness in the midst of the Holocaust.  0972151281. Like-New. $5.
Enock, Esther E. FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL, The Christian Poetess. Pickering & Inglis, no date ca. 1940. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book Good; tattered dust jacket. $8.photo of the actual item
 
Richardson, Don. ETERNITY IN THEIR HEARTS. Regal Books SOFTCOVER 1981, 1985. Startling evidence of belief in the one true God in hundreds of cultures throughout the world. 0830709258. Very Good. $3.50.

RAISING, EDUCATING CHILDREN / FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS
Andreola, Karen. CHARLOTTE MASON COMPANION. Personal Reflections on the Gentle Art of Learning. Charlotte Mason Research 1998. SOFTCOVER. 188920902. Fine. $10.
Mason, Charlotte. FORMATION OF CHARACTER, A Homeschooling Classic Volume 5. Wilder Publications SOFTCOVER 2008. 1604594349. Fine. $8.50.

C. S. LEWIS
Lewis, C. S. MERE CHRISTIANITY. Macmillan 1943, 1981. Beautiful hardcover binding; burgundy with gilt lettering. Ambleside 7, 9. Fine, previous owner’s name. $10.

OTHER NON-FICTION, ADULTS / YOUNG ADULTS
Piper, John. A HUNGER FOR GOD. Crossway Books SOFTCOVER 1997. 0891079661. Like-New. $3.

CHRISTMAS BOOKS
L’Engle, Madeleine. THE GLORIOUS IMPOSSIBLE, Illustrated with Frescoes from the Scrovegni Chapel by Giotto. Simon & Schuster 1990. Hardcover with dust jacket. Presents 24 paintings showing scenes from the life of Christ by the 14th-century Italian artist Giotto. 0671686909. NOT ex-lib. Book Fine with previous owner’s name; dust jacket light wear to one edge. $6.
Lewis, Beverly. ANNIKA’S SECRET WISH. Bethany Backyard 2000. With CD. Hardcover with dust jacket. Ill. Pamela Querin. Annika gives up her own wish for a wish for her brother when she finds the almond in her pudding, a turn-of-the-century Swedish Christmas custom. Audio CD enclosed with narration by Evie Tornquist Karlsson. 0764229400. Brand-New. $10.
Wojciechowski, Susan. THE CHRISTMAS MIRACLE OF JONATIAN TOOMEY. Candlewick Press 1995. Hardcover with dust jacket. A Christmas classic with breathtaking illustrations by P. J. Lynch. Tender, sweet story of a small boy and his widowed mother taking time for a lonely, bitter man; caring enough to turn his life around. Original, oversize edition. 1564023206. Brand-New. $8.


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