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Dragon Boy Book One of the Star Trilogy

By: SAMSON, DONALD

Price: $30.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3544

ISBN: 1888365846


The Dragon Boy, the first book of the Star Trilogy, is a coming of age story. Orphaned twice by the time he was nine, he was living on the streets and did not even know his own name. He was not allowed to set foot inside the one place he was determined to find work. To complete the disaster of his young life, the object of his affections was Star, an immense emerald-green dragon. But good fortune finally smiled upon him: Star was a Luck Dragon. Suddenly he was admitted as a barn boy into the elite Dragon Compound. He was given three warm meals a day, work, and even a name. And best of all,... View more info

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Goldie at the Orphanage

By: SANDWALL-BERGSTROM, MARTHA, STALSJO, EVA

Price: $17.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2004

Seller ID: 766

ISBN: 0863154433


colour illustrations "Goldie at the Orphanage" introduces a new hero for children aged 5-8. Shipwrecked as a baby, Goldie goes to live in an orphanage, where her golden hair gets her into trouble. Then a new girl called Lotta arrives and Goldie starts to have more fun, until the time comes for them to be auctioned off to the highest bidder. What will happen to the two friends? The lively illustrations, reminiscent of Shirley Hughes, bring out the warmth and vivacity of Goldie. This story is sure to enchant. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 766] View more info

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Sun Seed, The

By: SCHUBERT, JAN

Price: $35.00

Publisher: United States, Anthroposophic Press Inc: 2007

Seller ID: 1177

ISBN: 0880105852


Illustrations "Early one spring morning, a little seed woke up after her long winter sleep. She yawned and stretched. With a loud CRACK her hard brown jacket fell away. 'Oh!' said the surprised seed. The earth above felt warm." ... this was just the beginning of big changes to come. The colorful illustrations in this book are made by the author from dyed wool fibers, felted together to create a solid piece of "fabric." She employed a technique known as "dry," or "needle" felting, which requires a small hand tool called a felting needle ... View more info

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Mary's Little Donkey and the Escape to Egypt

By: SEHLIN, GUNHILD

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 12977

ISBN: 0863159338


A long time ago in the Holy Land lived a dirty little donkey who hated hard work. And then he met gentle, kind Mary, and his world changed forever. When Mary and Joseph are told they have to go to Bethlehem, who will carry Mary on the long journey? And when Herod's soldiers come looking for them, who will help them escape across the desert to Egypt? This is an exciting and beautifully told version of the Christmas story and the early years of little Jesus's life, from a unique, child-friendly perspective. It is ideal for family reading through the Advent season. [When referring to this i... View more info

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Mary's Little Donkey

By: SEHLIN, GUNHILD

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 14387

ISBN: 1782502947


New hardback edition, abridged text, beautiful illustrations A long time ago in the Holy Land lived a scruffy little donkey who hated hard work. And then he met gentle, kind Mary, and his world changed forever. When Mary and Joseph have to travel the long journey to Bethlehem, who can they rely on to get them there safely?   This unique version of the traditional nativity story is told from the child-friendly perspective of the little donkey, who grows in confidence and pride as Mary and Joseph place their trust in him. [When referring to this item please quote our ID... View more info

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Invention of Hugo Cabret, The

By: SELZNICK, BRIAN

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scholastic US: 2007

Seller ID: 13653

ISBN: 0439813786


Orphan, Clock Keeper and Thief, Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric, bookish girl and a bitter old man who runs a toy booth in the station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message from Hugo's dead father form the backbone of this intricate, tender, and spellbinding mystery. Caldecott Honor artist Brian Selznick's lavishly illustrated de... View more info

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Black Beauty

By: SEWELL, ANNA

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Race Point Publishing:

Seller ID: 14416

ISBN: 1631062492


Experience the lifetime of a horse in late 19th century England with this beloved, classic tale. Originally published in 1877, Black Beauty is the "autobiography" of a horse, chronicling a his life experience at the hands of his owners. Some are cruel, with no empathy, while others are kind and gentle. Each experience in Black Beauty's life teaches the reader a lesson aout kindness, compassion, and respect. With illustrations by Cecil Aldin, this beautiful, vibrant clothbound hardcover is unabridged and makes a great addition to every child's library. [When referring to this item... View more info

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Meekelorr: The Early Years

By: SHIRLEY LATESSA

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Lindisfarne Books:

Seller ID: 15272

ISBN: 1584201258


Meekelorr dreamed of his father for the first time since starting his school years. He had put those dreams and his father’s request behind a locked door years ago. And now here was Edorr, ephemeral and mournful, once again asking Meekelorr to form an army when he was old enough. Meekelorr was staring up at his father as he had all those years ago. Watching Meekelorr also was the warrior figure that Meekelorr now knew was called the Defender God. “I want you and your soldiers to go out into the Deep Earth and help those who cannot help themselves. I want you to set you... View more info

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Theo the Blue Rider Pigeon

By: SIERAU, CHRISTINE, TANNENBAUM, ROSE

Price: $15.95

Publisher: United States, Anthroposophic Press Inc: 2005

Seller ID: 1159

ISBN: 0880105615


illustrations It was a cold and blustery November night at Blue Rider Stables. The wind howled outside the barn. The horses were huddled safely inside. The girls who apprenticed at the barn had closed the heavy door against the storm. What a surprise when, the next morning, a pigeon was found limping around inside. No one expected that the barn would become his new home, but it did. Join Theo as he slowly becomes a part of the rich and varied family that inhabits the Blue Rider Stables. Luminously illustrated in vibrant watercolors, "Theo, the Blue Rider Pigeon" offers a delightf... View more info

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Tales of the Mushroom Folk

By: SIGNE ASPELIN

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 14396

ISBN: 178250334X


The mushroom folk are waking up from their winter sleep and emerging into the sunshine. Each family has its own characteristics and we get to know them well in these charming little tales.   Meet the golden Coral Mushrooms, the bumpy Brain Mushrooms, the pale Parasol Mushrooms, the fat Puffballs, the smelly Stinkhorns and the regal Button Mushrooms. Signe Aspelin (1881-1961) was a Swedish children’s book illustrator and textile designer. Her illustrations were popularly used on Swedish greetings postcards. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 1439... View more info

Flos and Blankflos

By: SIMROCK, KARL, BELENSON, MEL (TRANS)

Price: $11.90

Publisher: Rudolf Steiner College Press:

Seller ID: 11971


In the middle ages, the legend of Flos and Blankflos appeared repeatedly as an epic pom. The most significant work was that of the Alemannic poet Konrad Fleck who lived at the turn of the 13th century. The story was later rendered in various languages as a prose narritive. The present version is taken from the sixth volume of the collection German Popular Literature and was written by Karl Simrock (published 1845-1867) who took care as to its original authenticity. The text has been altered only slightly in a few passages or has been shortened only when it seemed to the publisher that the Simr... View more info

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Shifty Lad and the Tales He Told, The Celtic Folk Stories

By: SNOW, P. L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 1006

ISBN: 0863157645


The Shifty Lad, as his name suggests, had a way with him about escaping from tricky situations. In these delightful and amusing tales of roguery and cunning, we learn about his childhood, how he longed to become a thief, and his career among the villains of the highways and byways. Then we find out how the Shifty Lad escaped a terrible fate and saved his life through the gift of telling stories, and how it all worked out happily in the end. These tales come from the Celtic cultures of these islands. Perhaps they are not particularly Welsh, Irish or Scottish, the author says, but a part of our ... View more info

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Heidi

By: SPYRI, JOHANNA

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Race Point Publishing:

Seller ID: 14412

ISBN: 1631062484


Be transported to the Swiss Alps with this classic story of a young girl who has the ability to soften the hardest of hearts. Originally published in 1881, Heidi tells the story of a five-year old orphaned girl whose aunt brings her to live with her grandfather in the Swiss Alps. The residents of the nearby town fear Heidi's grandfather because he lives in seclusion, but she gradually opens his heart with her youth and energy. When she turns eight, her aunt returns to take her away. Heidi makes the most of her situation, teaching timeless lessons to her grandfather and her friends, as well as ... View more info

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Midsummer Tomte and the Little Rabbits

By: START, ULF AND ERIKSSON, EVA

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 14250

ISBN: 1782502440


It's summer in the big forest and the rabbit children are looking forward to their first Midsummer party. Owl, who knows everything, says Midsummer is a time for dancing, love and magic. What a fun time they will have! Then a terrible storm sweeps through the forest and the woodland animals must find shelter at Grump the tomte's cottage. Will the magic of Midsummer help restore harmony to the forest in time for the party? This follow-up to The Yule Tomte and the Little Rabbits is an enchanting story in twenty-one chapters. Ulf Stark masterfully weaves together drama ... View more info

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Little Gnome Tenderroot

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $15.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3724

ISBN: 1936367068


38 pages, paperback, black and white pictures A sweet collection of stories for parent read to their children, or for children to read out loud. Little Gnome Tenderroot meets the tree spirits, fairies, sees the seasons change and meets a dragon. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3724] View more info

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Columban

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $21.50

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3716

ISBN: 1936367017


Unavailable till end of 2017 This powerful story tells of the life of Columban, his travels from Ireland, his many adventures, his life in the Inner Hebrides on the island of Iona in Scotland and beyond. It is a valuable class reader and is a story that makes the Middle Ages come alive. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3716] View more info

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We Will Build a Temple The path of Israel from King Solomon to John the Baptist

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $31.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3737

ISBN: 1888365552


The Path of Israel from King Solomon to John the Baptist • Illlustrated by Suzanne A. Mitchell • The Biblical stories retold in this book are based on the Old Testament. They connect the reader with the pictures and events that contributed to the forming of Western culture at the beginning. They are the stories of Solomon, Elijah, Tobias, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Daniel, Nehemiah, Jonah, Heliodorus, Job, Judas Maccabeus, and John the Baptist. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3737] View more info

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Star Rider and Anna McLoon, The

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $15.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 10419

ISBN: 1888365951


Master story-teller Jakob Streit gives us two wonderful tales that will delight adult and child alike. "The Star Rider" is a free adaptation of a legend told by the elderly O'Daly to the travel book author A.E. Johann around 1950, who wrote about it in his book, "Ireland" published by Guetersloh in 1953. The legend is believed to have emerged in the 17th Century. "Anna McLoon" is a story from modern times. Together with a friend, the author went in search of the last Celtic storyteller, who had spent a lifetime going from farm to farm, village to village, ... View more info

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Three Knight Tales

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $22.00

Seller ID: 12080

ISBN: 1936367246


Tale #1 Henry the Afflicted An old fairy tale told anew, taken from Hartmann von der Aue Tale #2 Gerald the Good adapted from Rudolf von Ems Tale #3 Magelone the Beautiful [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12080] View more info

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Journey to the Promised Land

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $32.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3721

ISBN: 193636784X


The Path of the People of Israel from Abraham’s Calling to David’s Dream • Superbly told stories for the third grade teacher, this book is also useful as a fourth grade reader. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3721] View more info