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From: Barbara in NH (71.181.123.97)
Subject:         Read-to-me books & Readers
Date: January 25, 2013 at 7:13 pm PST

The following are in very good condition unless otherwise noted. Price is per item, e-mail me libertyacademy@myfairpoint.net. Please cut & paste the items you are interested in & I will weigh & e-mail you back the shipping cost (I only charge actual shipping cost.). I accept paypal, money orders & checks (w/appropriate time held to clear). Insurance recommended, I pay for delivery confirmation.

Please see my other posts on this board & Misc. board including my Book Downsizing Sale with all items $1.00, many less and free items, to consolidate purchases & save on shipping. Thanks for looking. Barbara

Read to Me books


Mary's Treasure Box -- $5. Nice. is one like no other filled one special night in a Bethlehem stable. Now, 40 years later, she opens the treasure box & shares her most precious memories. Hdbk w/dj, orig. $12.99, $4.75 w/other purchase

The Snow Angel, by Debby Boone -- $4. Good. Wonderful hdbk w/dj that tells the story of a village that forgot how to dream. Warmth & family shine through every page as a little girl & her grandfather help an angel fan the spark of joy in the townspeople's hearts. orig. $16.99, $3.50 w/other purchase.

The Night Before Christmas, Jan Brett -- $5. Nice. Beautifully illustrated hdbk, wonderful addition to any library

The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein -- $5. New. Moving parable about gift of giving. hdbk orig $11. 95, $4. 50 w/

Babes in Toyland, Walt Disney Classic -- $4. New. Ed, Beautifully illistrated lg hdbk w/dj, orig $14. 95, $3. 50 w/

Miss Lea’s Bible Stories for Children, Rosemary Lea. Wonderful for read aloud, 2-3 pgs per story. Hdbk $2.00, $1.50 w/other purchase

The Wonderful Way Babies are Made -- $7. New. Help you teach your children about families, babies & sexual intimacy from a Christian perspective. Uniquely set against the backdrop of God's creation & our role in it, this book is an excellent place to begin presenting the information, feelings, & attitudes you would like to share w/your children about the truly wonderful way babies & families are made. Large-print, rhyming text designed to be read aloud to children 3 to 8. hdbk, $6.50 w/other

The Children’s Book of Faith, Edited by William J. Bennett. Beautifully illustrated hardback w/dj is a timeless treasury of passages from the Bible, poems, stories & prayers is a perfect gift for parents seeking examples of faith in action to help guide their children on life’s journey. Ideal spiritual storybook for parents to share w/their children to inspire them to guide them & to show them what true faith is all about. In like new cond. orig $24.99, $6.50

Woof, The Seeing Eye Dog, Read with me Adventure Series Message: Don’t be Proud, Danae Dobson. After rescuing three puppies from a burning building, Woof feels too important to associate with his old friends until he fills in for a seeing-eye dog and learns that true importance comes from serving others. Hdbk, $3.25

Old Father Christmas -- $5. Nice. Many years ago, on a winter afternoon before Christmas, a little boy & his sister were amazed to see a jolly old man approaching them on the lane. He walked through the snow w/his friendly dog beside him, he carried a fine looking Christmas tree. The children watched him approach & they each had the same amazing thought at the same moment: 'It's Old Father Christmas!' Beautifully illistrated hdbk w/dj, $4.75 w/other purchase

The Night Before Christmas, Clement Moore. Blue Ribbon Book. Pbk, shelf wear, .50

I’m a Little Teapot, As told & illustrated by Iza Trapani, w/ lyrics, $1.00

The Itsy Bitsy Spider, As told & beautifully illustrated by Iza Trapani, w/lyrics, hdbk w/dj, orig. $15.95, $5.75

Babes in Toyland, Walt Disney Classic -- $4. New. Ed, Beautifully illistrated lg hdbk w/dj, orig $14. 95, $3. 50 w/other purchase.

The Wonder Child & Other Jewish Fairy -- $7. Nice. Tales. Howard Schwartz & Barbara Rush have selected Jewish fairy tales from Eastern Europe, the Middle East & elsewhere that not only enchant w/their fantastic characters & magical events but reflect the richness of a far-reaching culture. Ages 8 & up. Hardback w/dust jacket, orig. $16.95, $6.25 w/other purchase

Classic Starts-Anne of Green Gables -- $3. Nice. Beautifully bound hdbk, retold for younger readers from the Lucy Maud Montgomery original. Let's yount readers experience the wonder of timeless stories from an early age. Abridged fro easier reading & carefully rewritten with all the magic & excitement that made the original story a beloved favorite. $2.25 w/other purchase

Sleeping Beauty, Illustrated by K. Y. Craft. Beautifully illustrated hdbk w/dj that tells the story children have been captivated by for years. Orig. $15.95, $5.75

The Secret World of Fairies, Venture -- $9. Nice. through the Magical World of Fairies w/ 4 Collectable Fairy Figures. Beautifully illistrated book w/fascinating information about fairies, map of fairy origin, fairy houses, language of fairyland, water, flower, eventide & forest fairies includes physical description, habitat, life cycle, clothing, diet, favorite sons & dance++, Fairy kin, Hours of Fun & Fascination. Ages 8 & up. Orig. $18.95, $8.25 w/other purchase.

Chester the Mouse, Colors & Shapes Book, Jane Harvey. Inside their large house Chester the Mouse & Max the cat discover shapes of all sorts & sizes—squares, triangles, octagons, circles, stars & many others. The team match colors to their shapes & w/the help of some bright paint, paper & fabric, this energetic cat & curious mouse have a splendid time painting & decorating the shape, & other objects too. Large hdbk, very slight wear to corner. Orig. $14.95, $1.00

Moon to Sun, An Adding Book, Sheila White Samton. Large hdbk, slight shelf wear to cover. Orig. $9.95, $2.50

Anno’s Counting Book. Beautifully illustrated classic w/numbers, units, etc. $1.75

Telling Time w/Big Mama Cat, Dan Harper. Beautifully illustrated story that incorporates time w/clock w hands to practice. Orig. $15.00, $5.75

Mr. Archimedes’Bath, Pamela Allen. Fun & funny picture book that solves the dilemma of why his bath is always overfulowing. Hdbk. Orig. $11.95, $4.00, $3.50 w/other purchase.

Radio Boy, Sharon Phillips Denslow. Brought to life by Alec Gillman’s superb period paintings, this fictionalized account of inventor Nathan B. Stubblefield’s childhood invites young readers to investigate the history of science & technology, to envision what may not be imposible…& to look at something as everyday as a bird in the sky , & wonder. Ages 5-8, orig. $15.00 hdbk w/dj, dj has small rip at edge. $5.75

**Caps for Sale, A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys & Their Monkey Business, sphyr Slobadkina. Lg pbk. $2.25

Mother Goose Book of Rhymes.Green Tiger Press, beautiful large reproduction book that has gorgeous illustrations that will intrigue. $2.25

Dear Mili, Maurice Sendak. Beautifully illustrated, an old tale by Wilhelm Grimm, newly translated by Ralph Manheim, w/pictures by Maurice Sendak. $1.50

The Hunt for Spring, Susan O’Harroran. Beautifully illustrated original fable created by professional storyteller O’Halloran. Winter holds Spring prisoner, the people long to feel the warm sunshine again. So a brave girl named Ursula decides to go north to set Spring free. To do this, she much ride the Great White Bear across the sky. How can Ursula tame such a large & powerful animal. $1.50

A Garland of Legends & Folk Tales from Ukraine, Adapted & retold in English by Oleksandra Strantly. $1.00

Ka-ha-si & the Loon, An Eskimo Legend, Native American Legends Series, Terri Cohlene
Includes: story, maps, Eskimo’s today, dates & glossary, $1.00

Rainbow Kids -- $1. Nice. Stories of children all over the world. maps, words, culture+ +

Snail Trail by Ruth Brown, hdbk -- $3. Nice. Join Slimy on an adventure that vrings him face to face w/all sorts of obstacles. It's a first trip around the garden that introduces the youngest readers to simple directional concepts & a picture story that ends w/a surprise! orig. $9.95 $2.75 w/other purchase

Starry Night by David Spohn, hdbk -- $3. Nice. Wonderful story about a father camping w/his children.

Grandmother’s Alphabet, Eve Shaw. Grandmothers can be anything from A to Z ….& so can I. This book has a simple but powerful message—children can be anything they want to be. Hdbk w/wonderful illustrations. Orig. $14.95, $4.25

Dog’s ABC, A Silly Story about the Alphabet, Emma Dodd. Hdbk, slight shelf wear , $3.00, $2.25 w/other purchase.

Journey Around Boston from A to Z, Martha lDay Zschock. Beautifully illustrated hdbk w/dj takes you on an alphabetical tour of Boston. Orig. $17.95, $7.00, $6.50 w/other purchase.

The Underwater Alphabet Book, Jerry Pallotta. Beautiful photos that highlight all kinds of creatures that live under the sea. Hdbk, orig. $14.95, $4.00

A Cache of Jewels & Other Collective -- $5. Nice. Nouns, beautifully ill. hdbk, orig. $16.99, $4. 75 w/other pur

Old Mother West Wind, Thornton W. Burgess. former classroom copy, slight wear to cover. $1.00

Michelangelo by Diane Stanley -- $7. Nice. beautifully illistrated hdbk w/dj. orig. $15. 95, $6. 75 w/other

Michelangelo by Diane Stanley -- $3. Nice. beautifully illistrated pbk. $2.50 w/other purchase.

Joan of Arc, Diane Stanley. Beautifully illustrated telling. $3.00, $2.75 w/other purchase.

The Mary Celeste An Unsolved Mystery from History, Jane Yolen & Heidi Elisabet Yolen Stemple. The Mary Celeste was discovered adrift on the open sea by another ship in 1872—w/no sign of captain or crew. What happened? Did the crew mutiny? Were they attached by pirates? Caught in a storm? $2.25

Ashanti to Zulu African Traditions -- $6. Nice. Beautifully illustrated hdbk, Caldecott Medal orig. $17. 99

1000 facts about Wild Animals, Moira Butterfield. Fun & informative Wild Animals is crammed w/facts about mammals, insects, fish, reptiles, birds & amphibians—plus endangered species & even wildlife in the home! DK style book that you can’t put down. $2.25

Ms. Frizzle’s Adventure Imperial China. There's no denying the Frizzle magic! The zany teacher is at her best as she journeys to ancient China. Full of historical and cultural facts, this book is a learning adventure -- and a lot of fun! Is it magic? Ms. Frizzle, Wanda, and Arnold simply duck under the dragon at the local Chinese New Year's parade, and they are mysteriously whisked back in time to ancient China! They arrive in a village where the farmers are in trouble. The Friz and friends vow to go to the capital to get the emperor's help. On their journey, they learn how silk is made, travel on the Grand Canal, and see the Great Wall under construction. But will they fulfill their mission to help the farmers? Orig. $6.99, $2.00

Hans Brinker, Mary Mapes Dodge, Troll Illustrated Classics. Slight shelf wear to cover. $1.00

The Tale of Napkin Rabbit -- $2. Nice. Uncle Georges gift of a rabbit fashioned from a napkin quickly becomes Milly's favorite toy, much to the annoyance of her other dolls & stuffed animals. Napkin Rabbit is ostracized, & fearful of being ''unfolded''. He soon runs away. Literally sick w/worry, Milly frets over Napkin Rabbit's fate, until finally her other toys relent & fetch him home again. incl. directions for a do-it-yourself napkin rabbit, Ages 4-8, hdbk,

The Little Grey Rabbit Library -- $2. Nice. Classic gem of children's literature. Children will love reading about the adventures of 3 friends--Squirrel, Hare & Little Grey Rabbit, whose lives in the countryside are full of love & friendship. Beautiful illustrations & fanciful text invite your child to join in this special world. hdbk. $1.50 w/other purchase
**Hare & the Easter Eggs
**Wise Owl's Story

A Circle of Cats, Charles DeLint -- $5. Nice. Beautifully illistrated hdbk w/dj that is an original folktale about an orphan Lillian, who lives w/her aunt on a homestead miles from anyone, surrounded by uncharted forest. Magical tale that begs to be read aloud. orig. $16.99, $4.75 w/other purchase.

A Child's Treasury of Nursery Rhymes -- $6. Nice. Large hdbk w/dj, over 100 best-loved & less-familiar rhymes, lullabies, tongue twisters, riddles, & songs. Oganization by age-level ensuring selections will always be just right for their growing listeners. Sometimes traditional, sometimes entirely fresh visual interpretations, create a beautiful book full of spirit & humor. orig. $17.95, $5.75 w/other purchase

The New Kid on the Block, poems by -- $1. Good. Jack Prelutsky, drawings by James Stevenson.

Nate the Great, Majorie Weinman Sharmat, 30th Ann. Ed., hdbk like new cond. $2.50

The Velveteen Rabbit, Margery Williams, Retold by Joanne Barkan. Large beautifully illustrated hdbk. http://www.amazon.com/Margery-Williams-Retold-Joanne-Barkan/dp/B0010KHR96/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1330617575&sr=1-1
$4.50

The Velveteen Rabbit, Classic Edition, hdbk w/dj, wear to dj. $2.75

Jump from the sky, Key words Reading scheme, 9b, Ladybird books. Hdbk vg cond. former school lib copy, .50

The Folks in the Valley-A Pennsylvania -- $6. New. Dutch ABC. Beautifully bound hdbk, orig. $15. 00, $4. 75 w/other

Mike Fink, A Tall Tale Retold & Illustrated by Steven Kellogg. Kellogg retells some of the many legends about the rough and tumble keelboatman's younger days. He captures the energy and largeness of this tall-tale hero through the use of vernacular speech and in illustrations that can never quite contain the action within their borders. Orig. $7.99, $1.00

.,..If you lived with the Iroquois, Ellen Levine, orig. $7.95, $2.50.

David Macaulay Books, $3.75 each, Beautifully illustrated, fascinating information.
**Pyramid
**Cathedral
**Castle
**Mill

An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving, Louisa May Alcott. RL 2, slight wear to cover. $1.50.


Sky Dogs, Jane Yolen & Barry Moser -- $5. Nice. Hdbk w/dj. Splendid, sweeping watercolors & a poetic story that draws on both historical & legendary material combine to remind us of the dignity, grace & wonder of life on the American plains--long ago, but unforgetable. orig. $15.95, $4.25 w/other purchase

Coyote School News, Joan Sandin. Beautifully illustrated story about students who lived on ranches & attended a one-room school house in 1930 in southern Arizona. $2.25

Only One Woof, James Herriot -- $4. Nice. Beautiful hdbk w/dj. Captivating story, about Gyp who is a sweet but silent sheepdog who is separated from his favorite puppy playmate at a young age. The two are reunited later--w/a surprising response from Gyp. Accompanied by the delightful artwork of Peter Barrett, Only One Woff will prove to be a treasured favorite w/children & adults alike. ages 4+. $3.25 w/other purchase

James Herriot's Animal Stories -- $4. Nice. Beautifully bound hdbk chapter book w/illistrations, a few slight smudges on cover, otherwise unread condition. orig. $16.99, $3.25 w/other purchase

Look & Find-Find the Nutcracker in His -- $1. Good. Christmas Ballet, hdbk, slight wear at corners, h

I Wonder Why Camels Have Humps & -- $2. Nice. other questions about Animals. Kingfisher, Wonderful!

Can astronauts see me? -- $4. Nice. Ask me entertains, amuses, intrigues & helps you answer all those tricky questions. Have wonderful fun discovering the Universe w/in the pages of this book. Pages of fun for you & your child. This book has great illustrations and explanations of outer space and some of the greatest facts so that your will child understand our world of space! hdbk. $3.25 w/other purchase

Childcraft books .25 w/other purchase
Look & Learn, Childcraft, hardback -- $1. Nice. colors, shapes, hands & faces, special marks, trademarks + +

Make & Do-Childcraft, hdbk--.25-toys, crafts & make-believe, fun w/paper, paint & print, paper-mache, Let's play w/clay, nature crafts, sew & stitch, hook, weave, knot & braid, working w/wood, gifts to give, let's dress up, puppets & plays, games, parties.

Childcraft Dictionary-hardback -- $1. Nice. Inc. How to use, tips on looking up words, spelling, how used +


Getting to Know Nature’s Children Series, hdbk. $2.00 each, $1.00 w/other purchase.
Now, both you and your favorite animal fan can get an up-close incredible look at many of the most amazing creatures--from your own backyard and beyond! Getting To Know Nature's Children is a spectacular book series that entertains, informs and sparks imaginations with astonishing full color photos and tons of eye-opening information! And each hardcover book is actually 2 books in 1! Travel to the tops of the trees...to the bottom of the ocean...explore the natural habitats of dozens of animals. Find out everything inquisitive minds want to know. Includes: Facts in brief, geographic information, vocabulary, food, unique qualities, etc.

**Deer/Rabbits
**Pelicans/Snakes
**Crocodiles/Kangaroos
**Lynx/Sea Lions
**Penguins/Elephants
**Wild Horses/Caribou
**Cougars/Eagles
**Turtles/Bees
**Orangutans/Gazelles
**Lions/Pandas
**Seals/Mice
**Porcupines/Grizzly Bears
**Koalas/Cheetahs
**Wolves/Whales
**Coyotes/Spiders
**Puffins/Old World Monkeys

Habitats--various titles -- $3. Nice. Simple, color-filled books will awaken young minds to the wonders of the world around them. Educational & fun to read, they each include a special 'scientific' section to help answer children's questions. Wonderfully done! Barron’s. $2.50 w/other purchase.
**Life on the Land
**Life Underground
**Life in the Air

Kingfisher I Wonder Why books-various titles, $2.00. Wonderful! orig. $7.95 each, $1.75 w/other purchase.
**Camels Have Humps & other questions about Animals
** Blink & Other questions about my Body
**Zippers Have Teeth & Other questions about Inventions
**THe Sea Is Salty & Other questions About the Oceans
**Spiders Spin Webs & Other Questions About Creepy Crawlies
**Stars Twinkle & other questions about Space
**Butterflies Flutter & other questions about creepy-crawlies, hdbk $3.25.

The Polar Bear Master of the Ice -- $2. Nice. Reader's Digest Animal Close-ups. Wonderful photos easy to understand text helps younger children explore the Polar Bear including environment, how they are suited & handle the cold, hunting, swimming champion, young (including dens), family life, water games, on the tundra (including other animals that share their environment), cubs grow up, polar bears & people, other bears, further reading & web sites. hdbk

Snail Trail by Ruth Brown, hdbk -- $3. Nice. Join Slimy on an adventure that vrings him face to face w/all sorts of obstacles. It's a first trip around the garden that introduces the youngest readers to simpel directional concepts & a picture story that ends w/a surprise! orig. $9.95 $2.75 w/other purchase

New Animal Discoveries -- $6. Nice. hdbk w/dj filled w/beautiful & rare photos of newly-discovered animals. Interesting book that takes a new look at animals of the world. by Ronald Orenstein. $5.25 w/other purchase

The Hunt for Spring, Susan O’Harroran. Beautifully illustrated original fable created by professional storyteller O’Halloran. Winter holds Spring prisoner, the people long to feel the warm sunshine again. So a brave girl named Ursula decides to go north to set Spring free. To do this, she much ride the Great White Bear across the sky. How can Ursula tame such a large & powerful animal. $1.50

Starry Night by David Spohn, hdbk -- $3. Nice. Wonderful story about a father camping w/his children.

Look Inside Machines—8 Amazing Books in one, Look Inside & See how they work. Look inside these amazing vehicles and see how they work in this colorfully illustrated large hdbk, with easy to understand information that will fascinate. Includes: Trucks, Diggers, Fire Fighters, Space Vehicles, Farm Machines, Jetliners, Trains, & Racing Cars. Awesome book! $9.00, $8.50 w/other pur.

DK Machines at Work Crane. Open the pages of Crane & imagine you’re using an enormous crane to build a skyscraper, unload a ship or even help astronauts in space. Discover how cranes do important jobs--& how their operators make them do it! $2.25

Incredible Cross-Sections -- $7. Nice. Inc. 2 fold out pictures 3' long. Unique collection of superb cross-sections that explores the inner workings of real machines & buildings from around the world. See inside one of the wold's largest telescopes; how sailors lived on WWII subs & how roots manufacture cars. Learn what went on inside a medieval castle. Discover how the Empire State Building was constructed & so much more. hdbk w/dj, orig. $20.00, $6.75 w/other

Adele & Simon in America, Barbara McClintock. Best Children’s Book of the Year. Adèle and her younger brother, Simon, have just arrived in New York City to visit their Aunt Cécile and prepare for a grand train trip around America. “Please try not to lose anything on our trip,” Adèle tells her brother with a sigh. But how can Simon remember to keep an eye on his belongings when there are so many wonderful distractions and astounding sights to take in?
Adèle & Simon returns in a cross continental adventure that reflects the vitality of early twentieth-century America, from the Boston Public Garden to San Francisco’s Chinatown. Stunning pen-and-ink-and watercolor illustrations are filled with innumerable hidden treasures, and endpapers featuring a period map of America extend the fun. Hardback w/dj. Orig. $16.95, $5.00, $4.75 w/other purchase.

Arthur & the Sword, retold & illustrated by Robert Sabuda. A retelling of the events that culminated in Arthur's ascent to the throne depicts his dramatic removal of Uther's sword from the stone and is accompanied by illustrations made to look like stained glass. Beautiful hdbk w/dj. $6.00, $5.25 w/other purchase.

Moon to Sun, An Adding Book, Sheila White Samton. Large hdbk, slight shelf wear to cover. Orig. $9.95, $2.50

Telling Time w/Big Mama Cat, Dan Harper. Beautifully illustrated story that incorporates time w/clock w hands to practice. Orig. $15.00, $5.75

Manatee Winter, Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Smithsonian Oceanic Collections. Beautifully illustrated hdbk w/dj tells the story of a mother & her calf as they travel along the Florida coast. Book in vg cond, dj has tear on front cover & slight shelf wear., orig $15.95, $3.75

The Underwater Alphabet Book, Jerry Pallotta. Beautiful photos that highlight all kinds of creatures that live under the sea. Hdbk, orig. $14.95, $4.75

Usborne Lift-the-flap On the Beach. Discover amazing sights, from tiny creatures hidden in the sand & rocks to tall lighthouses balanced on the edge of towering cliffs. Life the flaps to uncover even more about life on the beach. Hdbk in like new cond. orig. $11.95, $4.25

Usborne, The Great Undersea Search. From giant octopuses & great white sharks, to deep sea divers & treasure troves, there are around 100 things to spot on every double page of this book. Countless hours of puzzle-solving fun & is full of fascinating facts about life under the oceans. $3.00, $2.75 w/other purchase.

How Animals Live, The Amazing World of Animals in the Wild. Bernard Stonehouse & Ester Bertram. Beautifully illustrated hardback book w/dj that explains in fascinating easy to understand terms how wild animals live. Includes: Starting Out in Life—Strange Beginnings, Growing up Alone, Parental Care, Family Life; Sharing—Partnerships & Living Together; Fighting to Live—Battel for Life, Claws & Teeth, Hard Living, Against the Odds; Defenses—Keep Away & Mimicry and Now You See Me.—Showing Off, Hiding Away & Camouflage. Orig. $16.95, $7.00, $6.00 w/other purchase.

Usborne Starting Point Science various -- $2. Nice. simple text & detailed illustrations combine to answer the question of each title in clear, step-by-step stages. Young children who are just beginning to read will enjoy sharing these books with an adult, while more confident readers will have fun discovering for themselves. $1.50 each with other purchase
**What makes it rain?
**Where Does Electricity Come From?
**Why do people eat?


DK Mighty Machines Truck & other -- $4. Good. building machines, hdbk, packed w/amazing facts, close-up look at working machines, stunning photos of real vehicles combine w/informative text & entertaining artwork to reveal just how these powerful vehicles work & what they do. From mechanical details to relative size, TRUCK brings the incredible world of trucks & other building machines to life. $3.25 w/other purchase.

DK Eye-Openers-hdbks- -- $3. Nice. Simple text & detailed illustrations will satisfy inquisitive preschoolers who are busy learning about the world around them. Awesome books that captivate your child. $2.25 w/other purchase

*Ships & Boats
*Trains

Explore & Discover Sharks, Kingfisher Question Time. Discover the answers to the mysteries of sharks & explore their underwater world in an appealing Q & A format. Simple, colorful design & amusing cartoons of Question Time Sharks will help curious children understand sharks, from the tiny spiny pygmy shark to the great white shark. $2.25

A Look Around Rain Forests, Willowisp Press, Ed Perez. Beautiful photos & easy to understand text discuss kinds of rain forests, creatures, people in Rain Forests, why Rain Forests matter. $1.00

Panther Dream, A Story of the Africian -- $5. Nice. Rainforest, Beautifully illistrated hdbk includes key to illustrations with animal & plant names, glossary, & tropical rainforest maps at the end of the story. While hunting for food in the rain forest for his starving village, a young boy encounters a panther that teaches him how to conserve life in the rain forest. orig. $15.99, $4.50 w/other purchase

The Tree -- $2. Nice. Richly colored full-page illustrations capture the atmosphere of the tropical forest and show many of the animals who live there. Complementing the vivid art comes a funny story about the seed that hit the beetle, who escaped from the toucan, that spotted the panther, who prowled under the tamarins--it goes on and on like that. Kids will love it! $1.50 w/other purchase.

Pets, A First Look at Animals, Scholastic. High-quality photos, amusing illustrations & simple, read-along text. Pets introduces young children to the exciting & entertaining world of pet animals. $1.00

Just Ask hardback books-- $2.00 each, series explains the world to your child in simple words & colorful pictures, these Weekly Reader books answer the questions your youngster loves to ask.
**What Is a Space Shuttle?

Yankee Doodle, Dr. Richard Shackburg, $1.00

The Winter at Valley Forge, Survival & Victory, Adventures in colonial America, James E. Knight. Featuring finely detailed illustrations & exciting stories, these books bring alive the history of America. $1.00

Sarah Morton’s Day, A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl, Kate Waters. With photos of what Sarah’s day is like. IRA Teacher’s Choice, Notable Childrens Trade book & Blue Ribbon book, RL 3, Excellent. $3.25

Bugs that go Bump in the Night, a Pop-up book, David A. Carter. Hdbk orig. $14.95. $1.00

Copper, From the Earth. Peter Murray. Hdbk w/photos that tell the story of Copper, from alloys, mining, & copper today. Hands on ‘How to make a copper nail’. $1.75

A Garland of Legends & Folk Tales from Ukraine, Adapted & retold in English by Oleksandra Strantly. $1.00

Where Food Comes From, Dorothy Hinshaw Patent. Patent gives clear, straightforward descriptions of the different categories of food--grains, fruits, vegetables, meat, dairy products, and eggs. She begins by explaining in basic terms how plants use and store energy. Brief discussion on a variety of topics follows: the difference between white and brown rice, which flowers we eat (broccoli and cauliflower), how cream is formed, why some fruits are seedless. Information is greatly enhanced by Munoz's many appealing, full-color photographs. Included are illustrated directions for making yogurt, as well as photos of groups of packaged foods with which children may be familiar. Ages 6 & up, hdbk , orig. $14.95, $4.25.

The Milk Makers, Gail Gibbons. Almost everyone loves milk. But do you know how it’s delivered? Read about the many machines that are used to make your glass of milk fresh, healthy & delicious. RL 2 $1.00

The Incredible Journey through the Human Body. Ever wondered what it would be like to shrink down to the size of a pea & explore your own insides? Now’s your chance! This extraordinary, unique book takes you on just such a fantastic journey. Discover the slippery, slimy stomach & the walls of the intestines bristling w/millions of tiny ‘finger’s’ Then shrink even more & slip into the bloodstream. You’ll visit some incredible places inside your liver, heart, lungs, kidneys & brain. A journey of a lifetime. Shelf wear to cover, orig. $9.95, $4.00, $3.50 w/other purchase.

Manners by Aliki -- $2. Nice. Wonderful reinforcement & jump off for discussion, $1. 50 w/othe

The Vegetable Show, Laurie Krasny Brown. Hdbk. A host of animated vegetables introduce children to the basics of healthy eating while performing circus acts with Eeny-Weeny Zucchini, the strongest squash on Earth; Bud the Spud, a magician; and the acrobatic Tip-Top Tomato Twins. Fun! $2.50

Henry & Horace Clean Up -- $4. Nice. Henry & Horace are neighbors & friends. Horace is hard-working & tidy, Henry is lazy & messy. When Henry decides to clean up his house, he takes advantage of Horace's good natural. Realizing what he's done, Henry makes it up to Horace by sharing his most prized secret (books). Children will chuckle over the up & downs of true friendship. orig. $15.95, hardback, North-South Books. $3.75 w/other purchase

What Daddies do Best/What Mommies Do best, Laura Numeroff. Hardback, Flip book, 2 books in one. Daddies can do lots of things, like bake you a birthday cake, play with you in the park, and take you trick-or-treating. But what do they do best? Mommies can do lots of things, like teach you how to ride a bike, sew a loose button on your teddy bear, and read you a cozy bedtime story. But what do they do best? The answer is made perfectly clear in this irresistible celebration of parents and the everyday things they do. Orig. $15.99, $5.00, $4.25 w/other purchase.


I Can Read About, orig. $4.95 Colorful illustrations & clear text
Whales & Dolphins, like new, $1.00

The Magic School Bus, pbk
*At the Waterworks, lger size, orig. $4.99, sm. crease on front cover. $1.00
*Box Set, includes Lost in the Solar System, Inside the Human Body & At the Water Works. 1 bk has tape at spine at sm part on top & shelf wear, others in vg cond. $4.50

Explore a Spooky Swamp, Books for Young Explorers National Geographic. Explore the animals, plants & more in a swamp. Hdbk, vg cond. $1.00

Sam the Zamboni Man -- $5. Nice. James Stevenson, hdbk w/dust jacket, orig. $15. 00

Z is for Zamboni, A Hockey Alphabet -- $6. Nice. Matt Napier. Great ill. & explainations. hdbk, orig. $19. 95, $5.25 w/other purchase

All About Sports w/Inspector McQ. In this book, you will look into some very interesting sports cases. Inspector McQ asks questions, gives you information & end result you learn a lot. Hdbk, former school lib. Copy in vg cond. $2.50

Things That Go. 7 ½” X 6” soft cover board book, 2” thick. Includes: Air, water, land, on the farm, About trucks, busy trucks, water fun, look & count—wheels, Snow!, on track, racing cars, find the tractor, in the air, Fire!, Off road!, busy boats, 2 wheels, Take Off! On the water. 100 pictures for young children to look at & talk about, plus lots of fun things to do. Vg cond, except small tear on padding of front cover. $1.25.

Kidnapped, Classic Adventures, Robert Louis Stevenson. . Beautiful hardback classic that will be a wonderful addition to your library. $3.25

The Three Musketeers, Classic Adventures. Alexandre Dumas. Beautiful hardback classic that will be a wonderful addition to your library. $3.25

Keepsake Carousel, Dimensional Reproduction of Antique Art, Ernest Nister. Charming pop-up book that also includes captivating changing pictures evokes the innocence of Victorian childhood though lyical 19th century verse. Hdbk, slight shelf wear to cover. $1.00

The Totem Pole Indians of the NW -- $1. Nice. Vivid Descriptions & Histories of the life, customs & art

Indian Festivals, Troll Associates, $1.00

Chester Cricket's Pigeon Ride -- $3. New. Chester, famous cricket in Times Square is homesick. When his friend Mario takes him to a sky show at the Planetarium, Chester realizes how much he misses seeing real stars at night. Happily, he finds his way out of the subway into Times Square. From there he takes a trip beyond his wildest dreams-- from Central Park, Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty & back to Times Square. Newbery Honor author, George Selden. orig. $8.95, $2.75 w/other purchase

The Runaway Bunny, Margaret Wise Brown. $1.50

Hidden Treasures of the Sea, Books for Young Explorers National Geographic. An introduction to nautical archeology, focusing on social, cultural, and political history as exposed by shipwrecks from ancient times to the present. Lg hdbk. $1.00

DK Eye Wonder Ocean, hdbk -- $4. Nice. Open your eyes to a world of discovery. Visit coral reefs, kelp forests, & other extraordinary underwater worlds. Find out fascinating facts about favorite ocean animals, including sharks, whales & dolphins. Dramatic, atmospheric photos provide a wealth of visual information. Packed w/facts & written in a an accessible style, Eye Wonders are the perfect educational start for young children. $3.25 w/other purchase

If We Had Wings, a 3-Dimensional Book featuring Documents & Photographs of the History of Flight, the Enduring Dream of Flight, Rinker Buck. Explore the triumphs, struggles & legendary heroes of the century of flight. One of the greatest inventions of our time is illuminated as never before. Featuring removable letters & documents, newspaper clippings, & photos, it brings the adventuresome spirit of aviation brilliantly to life. It invites you into the hearts & minds of the brave souls who dreamed, planned, strapped themselves into these silvery planes, & changed the world forever by achieving the miracle of flight. Engaging in every way. Orig. $32.50, $12.50

Amazing Airplanes, Regen Dennis, Intro by Church Yeager, Book only. Spirit of St Louis, Sopwith Camel (biplane), Constellation, Boeing 727, Ilyushin IL-96-300 & others. Gives brief history, Aerodynamics—how a plane flies. Nicely done. .50

Easter Story, Jesus is Alive! A fold-out pop-up celebration, 3 dimensional story book. Follow Jesus & his followers from his agony & betrayal in the Garden & beyond to glorious new life, offering hope & the promise of the presence to all, orig. $11.95, $1.00

*Heidi, Johanna Spy, Abridged by Alice Thorne, lg hdbk, former library copy w/many illustrations. Slight shelf wear to edges. $1.25
*Treasure Island, The Grand Collection, Robert Louis Stevenson. Beautiful large hdbk w/dustjacket—Great Classics for Children, fully illustrated & adapted. Orig. $19.99 slight wear to dust jacket, $6.75.

Old Mother West Wind, Thornton W. Burgess. former classroom copy, slight wear to cover. $1.00

This is my Dance, a move-to-it book, Kindermusik Village, Susan James. Fun board book with bears dancing w/great Boom-pa-pa, boom-pa-pa, Tango, cha-cha, 1,2,3, waltz w/me, Boom-pa-pa-pa. Vg cond. $1.00, .50 w/other purchase

Board books, $1.00 each
My Grandma & I , P.K. Hallinan

Open the Door, Chatterbox, An Early Bird Bk. Fun w/simple words & colorful pictures. Hdbk, .50

Nate the Great, Majorie Weinman Sharmat, 30th Ann. Ed., hdbk like new cond. $2.25

The Velveteen Rabbit, Classic Edition, hdbk w/dj, wear to dj. $2.75

A Dragon in a Wagon, A Book About Ways to Travel, Magic Castle Readers. Hdbk, $1.75

Rest Rabbit Rest, Sweet Pickles, Jacquelyn Relnach. Hdbk, $1.00


Pooh & Piglet Go Hunting, A.A. Milne. Book w/pewter Winnie the Pooh, still in plastic. Orig. $13.95, $3.25


Usborne, Easy words to read, orig. $6.95, $1.50 each
*Sam Sheep Can’t Sleep
*Ted’s Shed
*Toad Makes a Road
*Fat Cat on a Mat

Bank Street Ready to Read, A Bantam Little Rooster Book
*Things that Go A Traveling Alphabet, Level 1, $1.00

Explore a Spooky Swamp, Books for Young Explorers National Geographic. Explore the animals, plants & more in a swamp. Hdbk, vg cond. $1.00.

Old Tom’s Holiday, Leigh Hobbs. Bringing up Old Tom (who is a cat)is hard work, so Angela is thrilled when she wins a luxury holiday trip—even though it means leaving Old Tom at home. Or so she thinks…, hdbk w/dust jacket, vg cond, signed by author, orig. $16.95, $1.00.

Let’s Read-& Find-Out Book
*Earthquakes, Franklyn M. Branley, hdbk, former lib. Copy, $1.75
**Big Tracks, Little Trackers, Following Animals Prints, Stage 1, lger size, slight wear to cover, $2.00
**How Do Apples Grow? Stage 2, lger size, $2.25
**A Tree Is a Plant, lger size, $2.25
**The Skeleton Inside You, $2.00
**Earthquakes, Franklyn M. Branley, hdbk, former lib. Copy, $1.75
**From Caterpillar to Butterfly, Stage 1, lger size, $2.25
Zipping, Zapping, Zooming Bats, Stage 2, lger size, $2.25

Board Books******************



Things That Go. 7 ½” X 6” soft cover board book, 2” thick. Includes: Air, water, land, on the farm, About trucks, busy trucks, water fun, look & count—wheels, Snow!, on track, racing cars, find the tractor, in the air, Fire!, Off road!, busy boats, 2 wheels, Take Off! On the water. 100 pictures for young children to look at & talk about, plus lots of fun things to do. Vg cond, except small tear on padding of front cover. $1.00


Board books $1.00 each

My Grandma & I , P.K. Hallinan
Teddy Bears, A Moving Eye Book, Bendon Publishing, Board Book

Board Books, .50 each
**Moo! Goes the Cow w/googly eyes
**First Words
**Magnetic abc play & learn (only has 4 of the magnetic letters)
**Hide & Seek Pets, A Lift-the-flap Board book
**Things That Go! Richard Scarry
**Get Up & Go! Richard Scarry
**I Love You Stinky Face, Lisa McCourt, Cartwheel books

This is my Dance, a move-to-it book, Kindermusik Village, Susan James. Fun board book with bears dancing w/great Boom-pa-pa, boom-pa-pa, Tango, cha-cha, 1,2,3, waltz w/me, Boom-pa-pa-pa. Vg cond. .50., .25 w/other purchase

Chester the Mouse, Colors & Shapes Book, Jane Harvey. Inside their large house Chester the Mouse & Max the cat discover shapes of all sorts & sizes—squares, triangles, octagons, circles, stars & many others. The team match colors to their shapes & w/the help of some bright paint, paper & fabric, this energetic cat & curious mouse have a splendid time painting & decorating the shape, & other objects too. Large hdbk, very slight wear to corner. Orig. $14.95, $1.00

READERS********************


Usborne, Easy words to read, orig. $6.95, $1.50 each
*Sam Sheep Can’t Sleep
*Ted’s Shed
*Toad Makes a Road
*Fat Cat on a Mat

Let’s Read-& Find-Out Book
*Earthquakes, Franklyn M. Branley, hdbk, former lib. Copy, $1.75
**Big Tracks, Little Trackers, Following Animals Prints, Stage 1, lger size, slight wear to cover, $2.00
**How Do Apples Grow? Stage 2, lger size, $2.25
**A Tree Is a Plant, lger size, $2.25
**The Skeleton Inside You, $2.00
**From Caterpillar to Butterfly, Stage 1, lger size, $2.25
**Zipping, Zapping, Zooming Bats, Stage 2, lger size, $2.25

Copper, From the Earth. Peter Murray. Hdbk w/photos that tell the story of Copper, from alloys, mining, & copper today. Hands on ‘How to make a copper nail’. $2.25

Phonics Reading Program-The Magic -- $7. Nice. School Bus, set of 6 readers. Titles--Makes Flakes, long a; Rides the Wind, long i; Get's so Cold!, long o; Flies to the Moon, y (long i); Ships Out!, sh; and Loses a tooth; th. Great & learn many things about science too! (Ships out book has pen marks on back cover--otherwise all are in very good conditon inside & out). $6.25 w/other purchase

Hooked on Phonics Set of 5 books—Dad & Sam; Pom Pom; The Big Log; Mutt & Pup & Kim Kangaroo, $5.00, $4.75 w/other purchase.

The Sun Above & the River Below, Wes Magee, Fluency Reader Literacy by Design. Early American Indian tribes told many stories describing the wold they saw around them. Here are 2 tales that explain what these ancient people thought about the Sun above the river below. $1.75

**Caps for Sale, A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys & Their Monkey Business, Esphyr Slobadkina. Lg pbk. $2.25

Hello Readers
Floods! Wild Weather, Level 4, Grade 2&3, $1.00

Step Into Reading
Wild, Wild Wolves, Joyce Milton, Step 3 (reading on your own)

DK Readers--Star Wars -- $1. Good.
**The Clone Wars (level 1)
**Galactic Crisis! (level 4

An I Can Read
*Go, Dog. Go!, P.D. Eastman, Beginner Books, hdbk. $1.75
Arthur’s Reading Race, Marc Brown, Beginner Books, hdbk, $1.75
*Tillie & Mert, Ida Luttrell, Abridged Edition, hb, $1.75
Danny & the Dinosaur, Syd Hoff, An I Can Read Book,, Level 1, wear to cover & crease, .25

Nate the Great, Majorie Weinman Sharmat, 30th Ann. Ed., hdbk like new cond. $1.75

Junk Day on Juniper Street & Other Easy-to-read stories, by Lilian Moore, pictures by
Arnold Lobel, hb, very slight wear to some corners, $1.00

Puffin Easy-to-Read
**Fox on Wheels, Edward Marshall, Level 3, $1.50
**Tales of Amanda Pig, Jean Van Leeuwen, Level 2, $1.50

Bright & Early Books for Beginning Readers, hdbk, vg cond.
*In A People House, $1.50

A Fish Out of Water, I can Read it all by myself beginner book, hdbk. Orig. $7.95, $1.25

Readers--$1.00 each, most in vg cond. a few may have slight shelf wear.
What Is a Princess? Step into Reading, Step 1
Whales & Dolphins, I Can Read About
Night Flyers, Watch Me Read, Robin Bernard, RL 2.2
Science Outside, Scholastic Learning Center, Emergent Reader, Susan Canizares
Duck & a Book, David Shannon
Follow the Polar Bears, Hello Reader! Science, Level 1
Apples & Pumpkins, Anne Rockwell, RL 1
Goofy’s Cleaning Day, Fun w/Clean-up Words, A Disney Rhyming Reader, hdbk
Meg & Jack’s New Friends, Paul Dowling, Hb
Indian Festivals, Troll Associates
Picnic at Mudsock Meadow, Patricia Polacco
Mine, All Mine, Claire Hawcock & Chiara Pasqualotto

QEB Start Reading & Writing, Becoming a Reader $1.00 each
**What’s in the Sky?
**Job People Do


.50 Each, very good to good condition


My Day (by Meg), The Alphabet Series, Used for Recipe for Reading
Pearl Paints, Abigail Thomas
A Week w/Aunt Bea, Judy Nayer, Book Shop, Beanbag Books
A Place for Me, Holt Basic Reading, , Level 7 (multiple stories in 1 reader) hb


I Can Read
*Aunt Eater’s Mystery Vacation


Jump from the sky, Key words Reading scheme, 9b, Ladybird books. Hdbk
A Funny Man, Hello Reader, ps-gr 1
1 Zany Zoo, 1 Zoo Loco, Lori Degman
Open the Door, Chatterbox, An Early Bird Bk. Fun w/simple words & colorful
pictures. Hdbk


.20 each, vg to good condition, some may have shelf wear, or be former classroom copies


Penguin Pete, Ahoy! North-South Books, Marcus Pfister
Going Up, Scott, Foresman Reading, Level 2B
The Mystery Box, Disney Wonder & World Reader, hb
Whistle Him In, The Story of a Maine Seal, Eleanor Noyes Johnson

Early Chapter books

Bullseye Step into Classics, $1.00 each
* Treasure Island
*Peter Pan


Sarah Morton’s Day, A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl, Kate Waters. With photos of what Sarah’s day is like. IRA Teacher’s Choice, Notable Childrens Trade book & Blue Ribbon book, RL 3, Excellent. $3.25

Usborne Young Reading Titanic -- $2. Nice. 1912, Great! $1. 50 w/other purchase

AmericanGirl Meet Kirsten, 1854 -- $2. New. $1. 50 w/other purchase. Newer cover.

AmericanGirl Kaya's Escape! 1764 -- $2. New. $1. 75 w/other purchase

$1.00 each, vg to good cond. a few former lib copies


The Light at Tern Rock, Julia L. Sauer



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