|The Modern Story Book: Includes a Read-and-Listen CD |
by Wallace C. Wadsworth, Caroline Ruth Eger
This rediscovered 1930s classic features nine stories of adventurous machines, including a lazy automobile and a runaway elevator. Thirty full-page color images, numerous black-and-white illustrations, plus an audio CD featuring readings of all the tales.
|The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: Includes Read-and-Listen CDs |
by L. Frank Baum, W. W. Denslow, Ted Menten
The only edition of Baum's classic with full-color illustrations based on the original art now comes with two audio CDs! This lovely gift edition features an abridged text, accessible to even the youngest readers.
|The Story of Joan of Arc |
by Maurice Boutet de Monvel, Gerald Gottlieb
This captivating book recounts the true story of an illiterate peasant girl's transformation into a military commander and Christian martyr. Forty-five brilliant full-color illustrations by the famed French artist/author illuminate the text.
|A Treasury of Poems for Children |
by M. G. Edgar, Willy Pogány
Featuring the works of William Blake, Robert Louis Stevenson, Lewis Carroll, and others, this enchanting collection presents nearly 100 classic childhood poems illustrated by a master of the Art Nouveau style. Includes a selection from the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
|Lyrics Pathetic & Humorous from A to Z |
by Edmund Dulac
A keepsake treasure and a treat for all ages, this humorous work features a limerick for each letter, plus 24 illustrations of people and animals. Facsimile of a valuable 1906 edition.
|The Pearl and the Pumpkin: A Classic Halloween Tale |
by Paul West, W. W. Denslow, Michael Hearn
Joe knows a secret: how to raise the world's best pumpkins! His expertise leads to a comic adventure among fairies, mermaids, and a crew of hungry pirates who crave pumpkin pie.
|The Peterkin Papers |
by Lucretia P. Hale
Meet the Peterkins, a lovable family with a notable lack of common sense. These comic tales offer a charming glimpse of 19th-century life. "A masterpiece." — The New York Times. 153 illustrations.
|The Real Mother Goose Coloring Book |
by Blanche Fisher Wright, Stephen Vance Gache
The only coloring book based on the unforgettable illustrations from Blanche Fisher Wright's classic, this volume features 30 images of Georgy Porgy, Three Blind Mice, Humpty Dumpty, and others, plus the traditional rhymes.
|Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: With Illustrations by Willy Pogány |
by Lewis Carroll, Willy Pogány
This new edition of Alice's adventures offers a fresh look at the time-honored tale, featuring an abundance of exuberant images by a noted illustrator in the elegant style of Art Nouveau. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
|Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens |
by J. M. Barrie, Arthur Rackham
Fifty full-color illustrations by a preeminent illustrator of children's literature enhance this stunning keepsake edition. The "prequel" to Neverland portrays a magical world in the heart of London.
|The Real Mother Goose: Includes a Read-and-Listen CD |
by Blanche Fisher Wright
This classic edition of nursery lore introduces Georgy Porgy, Little Bo-Peep, Humpty Dumpty, and other storybook immortals. Colorful illustrations enrich each page, and a CD recording recaptures the most famous rhymes.
|Adventures of Uncle Wiggily |
by Howard Garis, Louis Wisa
This hardcover collector's edition features 19 popular stories of the old gentleman rabbit and his lovable animal friends. A keepsake treasure, it features 19 colorful versions of the original illustrations.
|The Illustrated Book of Knights |
by Jack Coggins
A celebration of all things chivalrous, this fascinating book features 127 colorful pictures of heroic knights, plus captivating true tales of Richard the Lionheart and the legends of Camelot.
|The Water Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby |
by Charles Kingsley, Warwick Goble
A young, ill-treated chimney sweep enters a magical waterworld where he meets creatures that teach him the difference between right and wrong. 32 illustrations.
|The Story of Doctor Dolittle |
by Hugh Lofting
The lovable doctor and his devoted animal friends — including the two-headed pushmi-pullyu — head for Africa to combat a serious epidemic plaguing the primate population.
|The Burgess Animal Book for Children |
by Thornton W. Burgess
Porcupines, field mice, coyotes, and other creatures take on appealing personalities in informative, entertaining tales about the inhabitants of the Green Forest and beyond. 73 illustrations.
|The Adventures of Odysseus and The Tale of Troy |
by Padraic Colum, Willy Pogány
Retelling of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey for young readers recalls the horrid Cyclops, treacherous Sirens, and the evil Circe as they attempt to keep Odysseus from his wife, Penelope. 16 black-and-white illustrations.
|The Cat of Bubastes: A Tale of Ancient Egypt |
by G. A. Henty
A young Egyptian accidentally kills a sacred cat and must flee from an angry mob. Set in 1250 B.C., this thrilling adventure also features fascinating details about Egyptian religion, geography, farming, and burial.
|The Adventures of Old Man Coyote |
by Thornton W. Burgess
The arrival of Old Man Coyote causes a lot of commotion in the Green Forest. Master storyteller blends a good story with gentle lessons about nature and virtuous conduct. 6 new illustrations.
|American Fairy Tales |
by L. Frank Baum
Young cowboy lassoes Father Time; dummy in Mr. Floman's department store window comes to life; and 10 other fairy tales. 41 illustrations.
|A Child's Garden of Verses: Includes a Read-and-Listen CD |
by Robert Louis Stevenson, Fern Bisel Peat
This edition of Stevenson's classic was originally published in 1940 and features 67 wistful illustrations, 16 in full color. An accompanying CD narrates "My Shadow," "The Swing," and other favorites.