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World Treasury of Fairy Tales & Folklore A Family Heirloom of Stories to Inspire and Entertain

By: N/A

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Wellfleet:

Seller ID: 14414

ISBN: 1577151275


Illustrated Relive the magic of classic fairy tales in this beautiful leather bound edition. For centuries fantastical stories of witches, giants, princesses, talking animals, and magical kingdoms have been passed from generation to generation. Many of the fairy tales we are most familiar with today have their roots in this oral tradition of storytelling. The World Treasury of Fairy Tales and Folklore is a stunning collection of fairy tales organized by date of pri... View more info

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Looking for a Fairy

By: ADAMS, JUDITH, MASON, CAROLINE

Price: $14.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 2011

Seller ID: 10122

ISBN: 094620666X


Watercolours In the morning, through the woods and by the cornfield, over branches and through a muddy stream, looking for a Fairy. A poem by Judith Adams, illustrated with watercolours by Caroline Mason. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10122] View more info

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Ushig

By: ALLAN, ANNEMARIE

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 988

ISBN: 0863157432


Ellen whistled again and repeated the old rhyme Aunt Marian had taught her. 'I call you once. I call you twice. I call you three times over'. Surely in a place as beautiful as this, anything that answered her call was bound to be friendly. While exploring a small loch above the village of Aldhammer with her brother Davie, Ellen repeats a childish rhyme to call something to her. What arrives is an ancient being with the ability to shapeshift and the power to destroy. Ushi... View more info

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Hungry Hettie

By: ALLAN, JO

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 1021

ISBN: 0863157793


Hettie the Highland cow is always hungry. She eats grass, thistles, hedges and even Granny Macleod's washing! When Callum and Kirsty visit her, they give her treats to eat -- porridge, sandwiches, shortbread, fish suppers and ice cream! When the children arrive with a huge cake, Hettie starts to look worried. She's not feeling so hungry any more… Watch Hettie grow as she eats her way through many Scottish favourites, until she and the children fi... View more info

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Thumbelina

By: ANDERSEN, H.C., HSIN-SHIH, LAI

Price: $34.95

Publisher: United States, Anthroposophic Press Inc: 2008

Seller ID: 1184

ISBN: 0880105925


illustrations Born in a flower, thumb-size Thumbelina is forcibly betrothed to a series of forest creatures and braves an enormous, dangerous world until, through her kindness and courage, she is delivered to a kingdom of people just her size. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 1184] View more info

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Thumbelina

By: ANDERSEN, HANS CHRISTIAN

Price: $23.00

Seller ID: 14393

ISBN: 1782502459


Elsa Beskow's charming illustrations bring to life this classic Hans Christian Andersen tale of a thumb-sized girl who has big adventures. Thumbelina is so small she sleeps in a walnut shell bed with a rose petal sheet. One day, a toad steals her away from her home and keeps her captive on a lilypad, until some fish set her free to go on adventures in the countryside. Will Thumbelina ever find a new home with people just like her? Available in English for the first time ... View more info

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Princess and the Pea

By: ANDERSEN, HANS CHRISTIAN, DUSIKOVA, MAJA

Price: $23.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2012

Seller ID: 12051

ISBN: 0863158579


colour illustrations The prince is looking for a true princess to be his wife, but all the girls he meets are too rude, too vain or too greedy. One stormy night a young lady knocks on the palace door claiming to be a princess, so the queen decides to put her to the test. Will she feel the pea underneath the huge pile of mattresses? This classic fairy tale is wonderfully brought to life with soft, colourful illustrations by popular illustrator Maja Dusikova. [... View more info

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Winterbringers

By: ARBUTHNOTT, GILL

Price: $19.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2005

Seller ID: 807

ISBN: 1782500987


St Andrews, Fife - not known for its glorious weather, but even so, Josh hadn't expected the sea to start to freeze and ice to creep up the beaches ...His summer holiday isn't looking too promising, especially as his only companions are a strange local girl, Callie, and her enormous dog Luath. Then they uncover the journal of an eighteenth-century girl who writes about a Kingdom of Summer, and suddenly they find themselves thrown headlong into a storm of witches, ice cre... View more info

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Giant Panda Party

By: ARBUTHNOTT, GILL, NETHERCOTT, JOANNE

Price: $14.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12539

ISBN: 0863159516


colour illustrations Sunshine, the giant panda, is grumpy. His birthday is coming and he's sure no one will remember. But his best friend Sweetie has a plan. She sneaks around the zoo at night, asking all the other animals whether they can sing. The lion roars, the python hisses and the chimps say OO OO OOO! But which zoo animal has the best singing voice? Will grumpy Sunshine get a giant birthday surprise? Gill Arbuthnott's hilarious story of animal hijinks and Jo... View more info

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Lost at the Zoo

By: ARBUTHNOTT, GILL, NETHERCOTT, JOANNE

Price: $14.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2012

Seller ID: 12540

ISBN: 0863158706


colour illustrations Rory the pet mouse goes on a trip to Edinburgh Zoo in Sam's pocket. He leans out to get a better look and falls into the anteater's enclosure. How will wee Rory ever find Sam again in the enormous zoo? 'Have you seen Sam?' Rory asks, and tries to describe his owner. He tells the zebra Sam's got sticky-out sandy hair, and gets sent to the lion! He tells the lion Sam's got big round eyes, and gets sent to the owl! Rory meets lots of animals -- a ... View more info

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Autumn A Collection of Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET

Price: $21.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7787

ISBN: 0946206481


This collection of poems, songs and stories for parents and teachers of young children are all centred around the theme of the Autumn season.' Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter contain a wide variety of Poems, Songs and Stories of seasonal work, with many contributions for use at festivals. The Spindrift volume comprises general and miscellaneous material for use the whole year round, including over forty stories, many of which come from different cultures around the... View more info

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Winter A Collection of Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET

Price: $21.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7788

ISBN: 094620649X


Illustrations This collection of poems, songs and stories for parents and teachers of young children are all centred around the theme of the Winter season.' Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter contain a wide variety of Poems, Songs and Stories of seasonal work, with many contributions for use at festivals. The Spindrift volume comprises general and miscellaneous material for use the whole year round, including over forty stories, many of which come from different... View more info

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Pobblebonk Earth Detective Club Going Wild

By: BAKER, SUE

Price: $39.90

Publisher: Australia, Balboa Press:

Seller ID: 14651

ISBN: 1452531234


Pete, Fee, and Ozzie are living a happy life in Sydney until their father dies suddenly, and they are sent to live on their granny s farm, known as The Pumpkin Patch, near the village of Frogsville. Bored, lonely, and miserable, the three quickly become social outcasts after disgracing themselves at the Frogsville Show, and they wonder how they will ever survive. What is it that happens one night, to change their lives forever, leading them to form The Pobblebonk Ea... View more info

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Puppet Theatre

By: BARIC, MAIJA

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Hawthorn Press:

Seller ID: 2121

ISBN: 1903458722


With wit and ingenuity, Maija Baric shows you to transform wooden spoons, pieces of string, holey socks, outgrown clothes and other scrap materials into beautiful, durable and functional theatrical puppets. Once you have made your puppets, discover how to bring them to life, build staging, scenery and props, create sound effects and devise performances. Your puppet creations will bring something truly magical to the everyday world: use them to transform storytime at home... View more info

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Winding Road, The: Family Treasury of Poems and Verse

By: BARTON, MATTHEW

Price: $34.99

Publisher: Hawthorn Press:

Seller ID: 2107

ISBN: 1903458471


Celebrate each age and stage of your child's life with this poetic travelling companion. The Winding Road offers over 200 poems on the theme of childhood and growing up by writers ancient and modern &ndash from Gaelic blessings to Navajo prayers, from William Blake to Eleanor Farjeon and Billy Collins. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 2107] View more info

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Peter and Anneli's Journey to the Moon

By: BASSEWITZ, GERDT BERNHARD VON, BALUSCHEK, HANS, LUEDEKING, MARIANNE H.

Price: $33.00

Publisher: United States, Anthroposophic Press Inc: 2007

Seller ID: 1176

ISBN: 0880105844


Illustrations Following the Night Fairy's curse-lifting instructions, Mr. Zoomzeman, a June bug, finds two virtuous children to accompany him on a fantastical journey to the moon to recover his missing leg. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 1176] View more info

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Flowers' Festival

By: BESKOW, ELLA, BESKOW, ELSA, TATE, J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 1991

Seller ID: 574

ISBN: 0863151205


colour illustrations A lucky little girl is invited by the flower fairies to join them for their Midsummer festival. Gathering around Queen Rose, all the flowers and bumblebees and birds tell their enchanting stories, while Pea-blossom and the Dew-cups serve refreshments. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 574] View more info

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Children of the Forest (Mini Edition) 9780964783232

By: BESKOW, ELSA

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2005

Seller ID: 799

ISBN: 0863154972


colour illustrations This is a mini gift edition of Elsa Beskow's classic story. The children of the forest live deep in the roots of an old pine tree. They collect wild mushrooms and blueberries and shelter under toadstools when it rains. They play with the squirrels and frogs, and when autumn comes, they collect and prepare food to see them through the long winter, until the warm spring breeze starts to blow. [When referring to this item please quote our ID... View more info

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Emily and Daisy

By: BESKOW, ELSA

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2009

Seller ID: 842

ISBN: 0863156495


colour illustrations Emily is a helpful little girl, so when her mummy is worried that Daisy the cow will escape into the clover field through a hole in the fence, she offers to go and look after Daisy for the day. On the way, she meets a big dog, a boastful boy and an old man with a sack. But when she gets to the meadow, she realises she needs help with Daisy, and to mend the fence. Who can she turn to? This is a delightful springtime picture book from Elsa Beskow... View more info

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Flowers' Festival (Mini Edition)

By: BESKOW, ELSA

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 974

ISBN: 0863157289


colour illustrations A lucky little girl is invited by the flower fairies to join them for their Midsummer festival. Gathering around Queen Rose, all the flowers and bumblebees and birds tell their enchanting stories, while Pea-blossom and the Dew-cups serve refreshments. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 974] View more info