From the gentle, animal-filled tales of Thornton W. Burgess to classic young adult novels by Lewis Carroll, L. Frank Baum, and Louisa May Alcott, we offer an outstanding selection of low-priced books that will delight children of all ages.
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|The Denslow Picture Book Treasury |
by W. W. Denslow, Michael Hearn
This unique compilation features nine of the best stories from Denslow's 18-volume series of picture books from 1903-04. Tales of Humpty Dumpty and other childhood favorites are accompanied by high-quality color illustrations.
|The Adventures of Buster Bear |
by Thornton W. Burgess
Gentle morality lessons, delightfully taught, in a tale about an amiable bear who comes to live in the Green Forest. Large, easy-to-read type and charming illustrations.
|Aesop's Fables |
Beloved tales include "The Fox and the Grapes," "The Ant and the Grasshopper," "The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse," "The Crow and the Pitcher," "The Fox and the Stork," more. 35 illustrations.
|Alice in Wonderland |
by Lewis Carroll
After falling down a rabbit hole, Alice meets the Mad Hatter, the Cheshire Cat, the Mock Turtle, the Red Queen, and other fanciful folk. Contains all 42 original illustrations by John Tenniel. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
|How to Eat a Poem: A Smorgasbord of Tasty and Delicious Poems for Young Readers |
by American Poetry & Literacy Project, Academy of American Poets, Ted Kooser
Seventy lighthearted, much-loved poems cover everything from books and imagination to friendship and the beauty of the natural world. Includes such notable poets as Lewis Carroll, Ogden Nash, and Marianne Moore. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
|The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear |
by Edward Lear
Every line of every nonsense book written by the celebrated humorist and author of "The Owl and the Pussycat." Illustrated by more than 500 of Lear's quirky drawings. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
|The Adventures of Peter Cottontail |
by Thornton W. Burgess
Timeless classic recounts Peter's adventures in the Green Forest as he discovers the folly of changing his name, outwits Reddy Fox, learns important lessons about not doing what Nature never intended. 6 illustrations.
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|The Nursery Rhyme Book |
by Andrew Lang, Leslie Brooke
Three hundred gems. Rhymes about King Arthur, an old woman and her pig, Hector Protector, and more are grouped by Historical, Literal, Proverbs, Songs, Riddles, and other categories.