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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: $39.00

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 tale of suspense and adventure to help our living earth to tame the Molten Fire Dragon. Using their invisible boat, a gift fro... 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 and Along the Coast


Price: $28.00

Publisher: Self-published:

Seller ID: 15355

New version - two stories for the price of one! Two cheeky, heartwarming stories of the adventures 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 on the hill-farm, with his new friend Elspeth, and Flash, becomes adventurous and challenging. Then his sister writes that T... 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, the elephant. But the chimp master, Willie Baxter, is jealous of Adam's success, and is determined to ruin everything.... 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 inherits a silver amulet from her aunt, the Macleans' magic connections take a decidedly perilous turn. Containing an explosive, un... 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 they get here and where are they going? From an Edinburgh literally cloaked in tartan, through the forbidding Highland hills, ... 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 Jelly Beans all contrive to bamboozle the cleverest minds that NASA has to offer, while the lure of the Glastonbury festival sh... View more info

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Cat Who Decided, The


Price: $17.00

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 when he starts to feel settled, unsettling things start to happen. Will he ever find someone to love him for always? This is... View more info

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The Golden Key


Price: $29.00

Publisher: Temple Lodge Publishing:

Seller ID: 15452

ISBN: 1912230283

Coming soon! There was a boy who used to sit in the twilight and listen to his great-aunt’s stories. She told him that if he could reach the place where the end of the rainbow stands he would find there a golden key... “And what is the key for?” the boy would ask. “What is it the key of? What will it open?” “That nobody knows,” his aunt would reply. “He has to find that out.” Now all that his great-aunt told the boy about the golden key would have been nonsense, had it not been that their little house stood on the borders of Fairyland. For it is perfectly well k... 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 very grateful. A balanced life of time means quality life shared and spent for ourselves and our partner, children, parents, fr... 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 with fears and excitement and adventures both extraordinary and everyday. A world peopled with small creatures, where the real ... View more info

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Gumnut Babies


Price: $45.00

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 produced to mark the Centenary of Gumnut Babies and contains the stories of Gum-Blossom Babies, Flannel Flowers and Other Bush... View more info

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Snow Girl


Price: $23.00

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 accessible for young childre [When referring to this item please quote our ID 13715] View more info

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Once Upon a Fairy Tale Vol I


Price: $27.50

Publisher: Rudolf Steiner College Press:

Seller ID: 10145

ISBN: 0916786048

The worldwide popularity of Walt Disney’s film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs compelled me to write about the real meaning of fairy tales. That film destroys for both children and adults the spiritual content of a beautiful tale. With a deep understanding for their content, the Brothers Grimm collected [European] fairy tales over a period of many years. Reading these original stories carefully, one discovers that each phrase, even each word, is deliberately chosen to stress the true background of the events told. In our times it is increasingly necessary to give young children fanta... View more info

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Once Upon a Fairy Tale Vol II


Price: $30.00

Publisher: Fair Oaks, CA, Rudolf Steiner College Press:

Seller ID: 10146

ISBN: 1938685245

Contents Little Red Cap Mary’s Child Briar Rose The Handless Maiden [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10146] View more info

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Jonathan and the Tree


Price: $33.00

Publisher: Waldorf Publications:

Seller ID: 14333

ISBN: 1943582017

"Today, the mulberry tree spoke to me," said Jonathan at dinner, in a moment of quiet. His mother looked at him strangely, and his father coughed. His sister laughed out loud. "Really, really," said Jonathan, his eyes filling with tears. Jonathan is a quiet little boy. He loves to dream and play by himself, and feels that the other children at kindergarten don't like him. One day, the mulberry tree in his back garden starts to talk to him. It tells him what the weather is going to be, and warns him of a fire. Their friendship deepens. But as Jonathan gr... View more info

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Wind in the Willows


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Race Point Publishing:

Seller ID: 14413

ISBN: 1631062514

Follow the charming adventures of Mole, Mr. Toad, Ratty, and Badger in The Wind in the Willows. Originally published in 1908, the classic children's tale The Wind in the Willows tells the stories of four animals and their adventures together. It is celebrated for its sense of camaraderie, morality, and mysticism. With illustrations by Paul Bransom, this beautiful, vibrant clothbound hardcover is unabridged and makes a great addition to every child's library. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 14413] View more info

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Island and the Bear


Price: $17.00

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 in Louise Greig's gentle verse, and brought to life by Vanya Nastanlieva's enchanting illustrations, is inspired by a true st... View more info