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Dragon Feathers


Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 1016

ISBN: 0863157742

colour illustrations The poor woodcutter's son is sent on a mission to the dark forest to pluck three feathers from the dragon's back. Only then can he marry Beth, the rich innkeeper's beautiful daughter. Along the way, he meets several people in need of his help. But will his kindness and bravery be enough to protect him from the angry dragon? This well-known tale is vividly brought to life by the wonderful, detailed illustrations of Olga Dugina and Andrei Dugin. View more info

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Elsa Beskow Calendar 2020


Price: $18.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 15448

Elsa Beskow's picture books have been known and loved for over a century. This month-to-view calendar is beautifully illustrated with seasonal artwork from Elsa Beskow's books. The main US, UK and Swedish public holidays are marked. Calendar comes shrink-wrapped with a cardboard strengthener [When referring to this item please quote our ID 15448] View more info

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Price: $14.95

Publisher: Puffin:

Seller ID: 13652

ISBN: 0140317538

At the edge of the city, in the ruins of an old amphitheatre, there lives a little homelss girl called Momo. Momo has a special talent which she uses to help all her friends who come to visit her. Then one day the sinister men in grey arrive and silently take over the city. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 13652] View more info

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Neverending Story


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin:

Seller ID: 14748

ISBN: 0141354976

Small and insignificant Bastian Balthazar Bux is nobody's idea of a hero, least of all his own. Through the pages of an old book he discovers a mysterious world of enchantment - but a world that is falling into decay. The great task of making things well again falls on Bastian and so begins a dazzling, magical adventure. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 14748] View more info

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Invisible Boat and the Molten Dragon


Price: $40.00

Seller ID: 15168

ISBN: 194358298X

Ever wonder about the living beings who drive the wild untamable fires in the west? Here is a tale that makes pictures for us all of the powerful beings driving such natural events forward! These are important pictures to draw us closer to nature in a different way from our ordinary thinking. The children who helped the elemental world to clean the water and release the water sprites from the Binagatorials in The Invisible Boat I, are called upon once more in this t... View more info

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Norse Myths and Legends


Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Usborne Publishing Ltd: 2009

Seller ID: 10774

ISBN: 0746081146

full colour throughout Exciting stories of Norse Gods and Goddesses vividly retold for young readers. Includes a 'Who's who' guide to each character and their role in Norse mythology.Informative section on the Viking people and their beliefs. Dramatically illustrated by Rodney Matthews. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10774] View more info

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From the Mountains to the Sea


Price: $28.00

Publisher: Self-published:

Seller ID: 15355

A cheeky, heartwarming story of the adventrues of Norman the gnome and his friends. the birds and animals of the Australian bush. Eric Fairman was a teacher for many years at Glenaeon Rudolf Steiner School, and reading the book makes it feel as if you are one of his pupils at story time. Eleni Mann has illustrated the stories in delicate shaded drawings. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 15355] View more info

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Flash the Sheepdog


Price: $18.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2007

Seller ID: 631

ISBN: 0863155812

12 b/w illustrations Tom Stokes is an orphan. His sister is going to America to get married, but where can he go? They remember an uncle and aunt they scarcely know who live in the borders of Scotland. After the city bustle of London, Tom finds his uncle's farm barren and lonely. How can he adjust to such a life? Help comes in the form of a sheepdog pup, and his loneliness is forgotten when Tom realizes it is his, to love and to train (maybe to be a champion). Life... View more info

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Haki: the Shetland Pony


Price: $14.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2002

Seller ID: 739

ISBN: 0863154042

illustrations Born on a croft in the Shetland Islands Haki is a beautiful Shetland pony and is his owner's pride and joy. But there is no future for Adam on his parents' croft and his only option is to sell Haki and find a job on the mainland. Adam cannot bear to do this and persuades a circus owner to buy Haki and employ him as Haki's trainer. They settle into the exciting life of a travelling circus, and Haki becomes a star overnight, in a double-act with Sondra,... View more info

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Blue Forest, The


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


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


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


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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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


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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Cat Who Decided, The


Price: $18.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2007

Seller ID: 655

ISBN: 0863156126

10 b/w illustrations Why does nobody want the mixter-maxter kitten? The little stripey cat is on a journey. He is sent from the farm to the city and passed from owner to owner. No one seems to love him for just being him. Once he moves into the tall house in Edinburgh and finds his name - Mac - life gets more interesting. He makes friends with two musical ladies next door and discovers he likes Bach...and cat treats. He explores, and has many adventures. Then, just... View more info

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Time with King Neptune's Family


Price: $29.70

Publisher: Balboa Press: 20196

Seller ID: 15498

ISBN: 1504315731

This little book is about time - our treasured time, our gift of life. It is about the time we have with our children and how we keep balance with everything else in our lives. Time only moves forward; it does not slow down. We have to balance our lives around it. Our children are so important in this time of ours. I know because I am a mother of three lovely daughters and a grandmother to seven amazing grandchildren. I have balanced my time well in the past, and I am ve... View more info

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Complete Adventures of Snugglepot & Cuddlepie


Price: $50.00


Seller ID: 15101

ISBN: 1460756215

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

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Gumnut Babies


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


Price: $25.00

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