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Rain or Shine

By: HEUNINCK, RONALD

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 13568

ISBN: 1782500448


This classic, much-loved board book without text leads young children through the year.The fun, simple illustrations show children enjoying outdoor seasonal activities such as feeding ducks in the spring rain, building sandcastles in the summer sun, playing in autumnal leaves, and sledging through wintry snow.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 1356... View more info

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Shepherd Boy and the Christmas Gifts, The

By: HILBERTS, ALY

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 15268

ISBN: 1782504389


Nathan wants to be a shepherd like his father but he also loves to craft beautiful figures from wood and wool he collects on the hills. His father loses patience, and Nathan agrees to throw away his toys and look after the sheep more carefully. Then one night an angel appears to the shepherds and tells them that a special child has been born. Nathan knows they must go and see the baby -- but what can be bring as a gift? A heart-warming and u... View more info

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Buzzy And The River Rats Book II

By: HOFFMAN, JOHN

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mercury Press:

Seller ID: 7689

ISBN: 0929979672


It is the Autumn of 1954 in the Catskill Mountain town of Delhi, N.Y. John Hoffman, Buzzy Fancher, and the other members of the River Rat Gang are in the eighth grade at Delaware Academy. The excitement of Halloween is in the air. Their adventures begin with an elaborate prank involving an antique fire engine. Winter brings tobogganing and romance, spring an encounter with the tough Trucker Gang, and summer a raid on a Girl Scout camp. The Buzzy stories are for all ages.... View more info

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Iliad

By: HOMER, FAGLES, ROBERT, KNOX, BERNARD

Price: $19.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Penguin Books Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: 11521

ISBN: 0140275363


illustrations geneal. table, maps One of the greatest epics in Western literature, "The Iliad" recounts the story of the Trojan wars. This timeless poem still vividly conveys the horror and heroism of men and gods battling amidst devastation and destruction, as it moves to its tragic conclusion. In his introduction, Bernard Knox observes that although the violence of the Iliad is grim and relentless, it co-exists with both images of civilized life and a poi... View more info

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Beejum Book, The

By: HOWELL, ALICE O.

Price: $39.99

Publisher: Bell Pond:

Seller ID: 11404

ISBN: 0880107294


Now in paperback, The Beejum Book offers a journey into a world of fantasy that, deep down, each of us knows and longs for. It tells the story of Teak, a child living abroad between the two World Wars. Teak’s mother tells her not to worry about being left alone, because every night, when she goes to sleep, they can meet in Beejumstan. Teak’s travels to this magical realm bring her face to face with Lonesome, a well-attired rabbit and Beejumstan’s &#... View more info

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Old Freedom Train Frieze

By: JACKMAN, SHAYNE

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Self-published:

Seller ID: 4094


The Steiner-inspired Alphabet book Old Freedom Train features 26 hand drawn, characterised illustrations of the letters of the alphabet. Each picture is the letter, and each letter is the picture — taking children on a journey of both heart and mind. It includes poems, nursery rhymes and songs — adding to the joy and connection children will experience when travelling from 'Angel' to 'Zebra'. The Freize is presented as a collection of seven pieces, and is a g... View more info

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Old Freedom Train A Waldorf Inspired Alphabet

By: JACKMAN, SHAYNE

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hawthorn Press: 2014

Seller ID: 13394

ISBN: 1907359400


It has come back! Now in hardback, this book by Sydney author Shayne Jackman was a favourite when she published it a few years ago. Based on the time-tested Rudolf Steiner/Waldorf education method of introducing the abstract letters of the alphabet with enlivening characterisation, the book is a beautifully illustrated gem that will delight parents and children alike. Each letter is introduced in a hand-drawn picture, and accompanied by a verse, poem or nursery rhyme. View more info

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Mother Earth's Children

By: JARMAN, HEATHER

Price: $14.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1995

Seller ID: 7833

ISBN: 0946206414


6ill. After Mother Earth has kept the seeds safe during their Winter sleep, she now calls for their other friends to come and help them grow. This story is both written in verse and illustrated with soft watercolor illustrations by Heather Jarman. Printed on thick card, in color throughout. Stitched binding. View more info

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Mother Earth's Children

By: JARMAN, HEATHER

Price: $14.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1995

Seller ID: 13984

ISBN: 0946206325


6ill. After Mother Earth has kept the seeds safe during their Winter sleep, she now calls for their other friends to come and help them grow. This story is both written in verse and illustrated with soft watercolor illustrations by Heather Jarman. Printed on thick card, in color throughout. Stitched binding. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 13984] View more info

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Penguin's Way

By: JOHANNA JOHNSTON

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Bodleian Children's Books:

Seller ID: 14402

ISBN: 1851244271


With a new children's book imprint, the Bodleian Library brings beloved classics back into print, beginning with a beautiful storybook about the life of a fascinating Antarctic species. Originally published in 1962,Penguin's Way by Johanna Johnston tells the surprising story of these creatures, complete with colorful artwork by award-winning illustrator Leonard Weisgard. In Penguin's Way, a playful colony of emperor penguins lives on the edge of a faraway secret... View more info

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Whale's Way

By: JOHANNA JOHNSTON

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bodleian Children's Books:

Seller ID: 14403

ISBN: 185124428X


'That is the way of the largest creature on earth. That is the whales way. 'The humpback whales journey through polar seas, diving, spouting and leaping. As winter comes they swim through treacherous waters towards the warmer climate of the equator. Will they escape the hunters and guide baby whale to safety? Telling the story of the life cycle of the whale in a simple narrative, this is a beautifully illustrated book with timeless appeal. Johanna Johnston was ... View more info

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Child's Seasonal Treasury, A

By: JONES, BETTY

Price: $55.00

Publisher: WECAN:

Seller ID: 12854

ISBN: 1936849461


Premium Colour A Child’s Seasonal Treasury was conceived as a Waldorf-inspired resource book for parents and teachers of young children. Throughout the seasons, songs, verses, poems, riddles, fingerplays, games, creative drama and movement, watercolor painting, handcrafts, healthy recipes and gratitude for life that rekindles a sense of wonder, are keynotes of this Smithsonian Notable Children’s Book (Nov. 1997, Vol 28, Number 8) Having been c... View more info

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Uan the Little Lamb

By: KLAASSEN, SANDRA

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 1019

ISBN: 0863157777


On a remote Scottish island, two children find an abandoned lamb and take her home. They call her 'Uan', which means 'lamb' in Gaelic. Slowly the lamb grows up and they love playing with her and taking her everywhere. What will happen when she becomes a sheep? Sandra Klaassen depicts the Outer Hebrides in drawings brimming with life and her love of the landscape and people. This is a charming story told through the eyes of two young children. [Whe... View more info

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Peg, the Little Sheepdog

By: KLAASSEN, SANDRA

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 13772

ISBN: 1782501819


Peg the little sheepdog is too shy to be a good farm dog. All Peg's brothers and sisters have found new homes - but who wants a sheepdog that’s scared of lambs? Peg is lonely until a new family move in nearby and take her home. They love her but Peg isn't used to living in a house and she's still not very brave. Will she ever be a good family dog? This touching story of family love and teaching a new pet is a wonderful companion to Sandra Klaassen's much-... View more info

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Peg and Uan Making Friends

By: KLAASSEN, SANDRA

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 14880

ISBN: 1782504419


Peg the sheepdog puppy lives with her family on a remote Scottish Hebridean island. But Peg is no ordinary sheepdog -- she's afraid of sheep! Then one day, the family rescues a baby lamb and calls her Uan, which means "lamb" in Gaelic. The children keep Uan warm and give her milk to drink. They want her to be their new pet. But Peg is a bit worried about living with a little lamb. How will Peg and Uan ever become friends? Bringing to... View more info

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Stories of the Saints

By: KNIJPENGA, SIEGWART

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Floris Books: 2012

Seller ID: 12676

ISBN: 086315929X


The lives of the saints, throughout the ages, have inspired admiration and worship. Stories and legends of these men and women, with their extraordinary devotion to God and humanity, were passed down from generation to generation as inspirational tales for adults. The stories of these remarkable people provide richly inspiring material for children to read, or listen to. This selection of tales and legends comes from the writer's many years of teaching children... View more info

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Three Wise Men, The

By: KOOPMANS, LOEK

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 13585

ISBN: 1782501355


Long, long ago, a very special star appeared in the night sky. It shone more brightly than all the other stars. Three wise men called Melchior, Caspar and Balthasar gazed at the star in wonder. They had never seen anything like it before.In this beautifully illustrated book for young children, the three Kings decide to journey west, following the star to a very special destination. Loek Koopmans' retelling of one part of the Christmas story is full of life and character,... View more info

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Any Room for Me?

By: KOOPMANS, LOEK, LAWSON, POLLY

Price: $22.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 1992

Seller ID: 582

ISBN: 0863151604


colour illustrations A woodcutter drops his mitten in the forest one day and it becomes a warm house for a mouse. Then, one by one, a few other animals want to move in too! [When referring to this item please quote our ID 582] View more info

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Pancake That Ran Away

By: KOOPMANS, LOEK, LAWSON, POLLY

Price: $19.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2015

Seller ID: 13798

ISBN: 1782501762


colour illustrations Three old ladies make a lovely fat pancake and are looking forward to eating it. Suddenly the pancake jumps out of the pan and rolls towards the open door as fast as it can go. 'You can't catch me!' the pancake cries. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 13798] View more info

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Helpful Elves

By: KOPISCH, AUGUST, BRAUN-FOCK, BEATRICE

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2011

Seller ID: 10915

ISBN: 0863158153


colour illustrations When the lazy people of Cologne go to sleep, the helpful elves do all their work. They measure and saw for the carpenter, knead and mix for the baker, carve and chop for the butcher, taste and pour for the winemaker, and snip and sew for the tailor. But no one ever sees them. Until one day the tailor's wife becomes curious ...This classic picture book is based on a poem by August Kopisch (1799-1853), who specialised in re-telling popular legend... View more info