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Blue Forest, The

By: FISCHER, LUKE

Price: $27.99

Publisher: Lindisfarne Press: 2015

Seller ID: 13883

ISBN: 1584201479


The Blue Forest is a collection of seven highly imaginative bedtime stories - one story for each night of the week, and each story featuring one of seven colours. The stories, set in a magical blue forest, tell of mysterious night-time events and relationships involving humans and animals and nature. In the first story, a small girl, wearing a dress as white as the stars and embroidered with fine golden thread, walks a path through the forest of blue trees. While mak... View more info

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Underground City, The

By: FORBES, ANNE

Price: $19.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Seller ID: 677

ISBN: 0863156371


On the eve of his return to Scotland, Lewis Grant is dared to spend the night at a haunted desert oasis. The Bedouin refuse to visit Al Antara at night knowing that a mighty djinn lives there. But this doesn't worry Lewis, who promptly rises to the bait. However, things don't go according to plan and Lewis' subsequent arrival in Edinburgh is accompanied by a series of events that defy explanation. Set against the backdrop of the spooky Mary King's Close, Neil and Clara M... View more info

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Witch Silver

By: FORBES, ANNE

Price: $18.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 989

ISBN: 0863157440


1 copy from Honeyclock 'Her death would, she supposed, be quite an event in the world of magic and as Maritza, the Queen of the Earth Witches, approached, she wondered idly who else would be watching'. A death. A new house. A new school. And more witches, with evil intentions, than they have previously encountered. The realities of life come knocking at Neil and Clara's door, leading them into a darker, more nail-biting adventure than ever before. When Clara inheri... View more info

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Wings of Ruksh, The

By: FORBES, ANNE

Price: $23.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2007

Seller ID: 646

ISBN: 0863156029


'Strange as it may seem, as he came in to land at Edinburgh Airport last year, the captain of the London flight reported sighting a dragon...' A year on, and life has calmed down for Neil and Clara MacLean. A quiet meal in The Sultan's Palace restaurant. What could go wrong? But they hadn't counted on the mirror! How is it connected to the missing Sultan's Crown, and what secrets does the mysterious Black Tower hold? Winged horses, snow witches, magic mirrors - how did t... View more info

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Firestar

By: FORBES, ANNE

Price: $23.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2009

Seller ID: 936

ISBN: 0863156800


Neil, Clara and Lewis are spending their Easter break with a friend in Glenmorven, near Aberdeen, unaware that as stone giants rise from the mountains and Prince Kalman throws in his lot with the most unexpected companions, the very existence of their magical friends is at stake. Can Firestar, the heart of all magic, battle the enemy from within, before Arthur, the MacArthurs and the Lords of the North are lost forever? Hobgoblins and an itinerant pop group called the Je... View more info

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My Cat Mac

By: FORRESTER, MARGARET

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 992

ISBN: 0863157475


When a new family move into Mac the cat's Edinburgh town house, he decides to let them stay. He has always wanted a special friend and the little girl Catriona seems very nice. But when Catriona decides to dress Mac up in doll’s clothes and pushes him around in her pram, he is not impressed. Mac leaves home to teach Catriona a lesson. Catriona misses Mac, but will he miss her? And will Catriona learn to give Mac the respect he needs? A charming and funny story abou... View more info

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Complete Adventures of Snugglepot & Cuddlepie

By: GIBBS, MAY

Price: $50.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS:

Seller ID: 15101

ISBN: 0732284287


The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie combines in one edition May Gibbs' much loved classics, the tales of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie (first published in 1918) and its two sequels, Little Ragged Blossom (1920) and Little Obelia (1921). Quintessentially Australian, these delightful tales have never been out of print; indeed the fantasy world of May Gibbs has been a source of continual fascination for generations of children. May's is a world filled wi... View more info

Gumnut Babies

By: GIBBS, MAY

Price: $40.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 2016

Seller ID: 15100

ISBN: 1460752554


Beautiful new Centenary edition to celebrate the publication of May Gibbs's first book, Gumnut Babies, May Gibbs's marvellous creation - the Gumnut world, with its tiny heroes and heroines and deliciously villainous villains - has fascinated generations of children since its first publication in 1916. Gumnuts at the races, at the ballet, and dancing at balls are some of May's exquisitely illustrated scenes that have delighted us all. This beautiful new edition has been p... View more info

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Snow Girl

By: GIRAUD, ROBERT, MULLER, HELENE, ILLUS

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 13715

ISBN: 1782501320


Once there was an old man and woman who didn't have any children. They watch their neighbours' children playing in snow. One day they build a snow-girl in their garden -- and are astonished when she comes to life.But what willl happen when spring comes, and the snow melts?This classic story of dreams coming true is beautifully illustrated by H and eacute;l and egrave;ne Muller in a gentle watercolour style, while the lyrical text makes the poignancy of the tale accessibl... View more info

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Island and the Bear

By: GREIG, LOUISE

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Floris Books: 2017

Seller ID: 14772

ISBN: 1782503684


Illustrated "Anything can happen anywhere. Anywhere was an island. Anything was a bear." One windy morning on a wild and quiet Hebridean island, a bear appeared where there should not have been a bear. The gentle giant played happily in streams, danced in the wind, and would not harm a living thing. But even friendly bears don't belong on Scottish islands. Will he ever find his way home? This touching tale, recounted ... View more info

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Frog Prince, The

By: GRIMM

Price: $16.90

Publisher: Wynston Press:

Seller ID: 12843

ISBN: 0946206635


A simple production of this classic tale from the Brothers' Grimm. With 5 watercolour paintings by Annelise Twentyman, this book attempts to reveal the soul qualitites inherent within this tale. The introduction by the illustrator explains in detail the developmental background behind the story, and its importance for young children today. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12843] View more info

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Sleeping Beauty: a Grimm's Fairy Tale

By: GRIMM, BROTHERS AND (ILLUSTRATOR), MARTINA MULLER

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 700

ISBN: 0863153429


Sleeping Beauty is one of the most well known and best loved of all fairy tales. This fully illustrated edition is carried by the mellifluous illustrations of artist Martina Mller. (Ages 4-9). [When referring to this item please quote our ID 700] View more info

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Magical Wishing Fish: The Classic Grimm's Tale of the Fisherman and His Wife

By: GRIMM, JACOB AND WILHELM

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 15265

ISBN: 1782505245


One day a poor fisherman catches a fish that says he's an enchanted prince and begs to be set free. But when the fisherman tells his wife the story, she demands that the fish grants a wish in return. The magical wishing fish grants them a new house, riches and power. But as his wife's requests become more and more extreme, the kindly fisherman starts to wish only that they were as happy as they'd been when they were poor. This classic Brothers Grimm tale of being ... View more info

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Favourite Grimm's Tales

By: GRIMM, JACOB, GRIMM, WILHELM, ARCHIPOVA, ANASTASIYA

Price: $34.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2000

Seller ID: 696

ISBN: 0863153186


colour illustrations Almost two hundred years ago the Grimm brothers published their famous collection of folk tales, including these well-known and much loved stories. Sumptuously illustrated, this collection includes: Little Red Riding Hood; The Frog Prince; Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Rumpelstiltskin, Town Musicians of Bremen and many others. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 696] View more info

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Cinderella A Grimm's Fairy Tale

By: GRIMM, JACOB, GRIMM, WILHELM, HASELOFF, ULRIKE

Price: $24.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12537

ISBN: 0863159486


colour illustrations When her widowed father remarries, beautiful Cinderella is left to cook and clean for her cruel stepmother and jealous stepsisters. On the day of the King's ball, Cinderella weeps when she is left behind. Hearing her sobs, her friends the birds bring her a glittering gown and silk slippers so she too can go to the ball. Will Cinderella be recognised? And will the Prince find his true bride? This beautifully imagined adaptation of the Brothers G... View more info

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Favourite Collection of Grimm's Fairy Tales: Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and many more classic stories

By: GRIMM, WILHELM AND JACOB

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Floris Books: 2015

Seller ID: 14248

ISBN: 1782502017


These classic Brothers Grimm tales of princesses and dwarfs, wicked queens and gentle bears have delighted children and adults alike for two centuries. Their unique magic and wonder make them inspiring reading for children everywhere. Each story is accompanied by charming illustrations by Anastasiya Archipova, illustrator of dozens of children's books. This gift edition of Grimm's tales is designed for little hands and will make a beautiful addition to any bookshelf. View more info

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Tiptap the Gnome and Other Tales

By: GROSSE, LUCIA

Price: $13.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship: 1984

Seller ID: 12179

ISBN: 0903580160


Colour illustrations. A charming picture for young children following the adventures of Tiptap the gnome and his animal friends, and five other short stories: In the Rain; The Balloon; The Magic House; Fun in Wintertime; and Christmas Eve. Gentle pastel colours bring these seasonal stories to life. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12179] View more info

Witch Called Rosa

By: HAWKES, HILARY

Price: $16.00

Seller ID: 15237

ISBN: 1869981820


There is definitely something very peculiar about Charlie and Polly's new neighbours, and it isn't just their choice of pet! Meet Rosa and Chipolata, who are about to introduce their new friends to the most mixed up, dotty and frankly quite hopeless family of witches that ever moved next door. A Witch called Rosa is a fast-moving adventure which builds to a nail-biting conclusion that will bring loads of enjoyment to everyone who reads it. Hilary Hawkes stories ̵... View more info

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Twenty-Nil and Other Disasters

By: HAWKES, HILARY, HALL, MARY

Price: $16.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Robinswood Press: 2005

Seller ID: 10611

ISBN: 1869981812


11 line drawings Breakfast is always chaotic in Jason's home. Not the best time to try and explain that you have started turning invisible overnight! The events of the rest of the day do not seem to get any more sensible. Jason must rescue his best friend, George, from the clutches of the quiz-show-obsessed Dr Brillbot. Then there's his sister's football team, who desperately need a hand to avoid another disastrous result that they seem to be heading for. And all o... View more info

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New Day, A

By: HEUNINCK, RONALD

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 13566

ISBN: 178250043X


This classic, much-loved board book without text leads young children through the rhythms of the day.The fun, simple illustrations show children doing everyday activities such as getting up, having breakfast, feeding the ducks, making lunch, playing and enjoying a bedtime story.This chunky book is perfect for little hands, and children will love to spot the detail in each picture. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 13566] View more info