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Froggie Goes A-Courting (Lift-the-Flap Bks.)

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers, 1988. A good book for a valentine theme. Froggie tried to find a wife. Sometimes love is where you least expect it. Illustrated paper on boards cover is bright and clean, very minimal wear. Gift inscription to former owner on front inside cover. Text is clean and unmarked. Lift the flaps are in v. good condition.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. V. Good. Illus. by Hellard, Susan (illustrator).

$12.00

Raggedy Ann and Andy and the Camel with the Wrinkled Knees

By Johnny Gruelle

N.Y.: The Johnny Gruelle Co., 1951. Illustrated paper on boards cover has wear to edges, scuffing , paper pull along top edge, some scratches, spine has paper tears and wear to head and foot, paper chip to foot of spine. However the entire title is readable on spine and cover illustration is good with few marks. Former owner's name inside front cover. Back free endpaper has a tear that is mended with non-yellowing tape. Text is clean with no markings. 3 noticed corner folds.. HC and DJ. Poor - Fair. 9 1/4 x 6 3/4.

$14.00

Dieu Est Lumiere

By Lois Rock

Deux Coqs D'Or, 1998. Prieres pour les petits enfants. Ces prieres en forme de comptines, a lire le soir avant de s'endormir, aideront les enfants a comprendre le miracle de cette nuit particuliere ou Dieu est venu sur terre pour apporter aux hommes amour, joie et paix. Illustrated paper on boards binding is in lovely condition. No former owner's name. Text is clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. V. Good. Illus. by Louise Rawlings. 8 1/8 x 8 1/8.

$7.00

Lumpo and the School Bus

By Steve Gibbons

Exeter: Wheaton, 1976. 23 pp. Lumpo, the elephant, gives the children a ride to school when they miss the bus. Illustrated paper on boards cover has some edgewear, lam. bubble where a sticker was removed. No spine label. Pocket and stamp inside front cover. Text is quite nice, a few finger crinkles, a 1" tear on bottom of page 15 does not affect text or illustration. Delightful watercolour illustrations.. Hard Cover. Fair - Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Caroline Sharpe. 8 x 8 1/4. Ex-Library.

$7.00

Lumpo the Postman

By Steve Gibbons

Exeter: Wheaton, 1976. 23 pp. Lumpo helps the postman deliver letters and then one day tries to do it by himself. He forgets one very important thing! Illustrated paper on boards binding has a bit of edgewear, a couple of lam. pulls from stickers. Label has been removed. Pocket and stamp inside front cover. Text is quite nice, a few finger crinkles, one corner fold. A delightful story with wonderful coloured pencil and watercolour illustrations.. Hard Cover. Fair - Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Caroline Sharpe. 8 x 8 1/4. Ex-Library.

$7.00

Wanted: Best Friend

By A.M. Monson

N.Y.: Scholastic, 1998. Cat and mouse are best friends, when they have a fallling out, cat puts out an ad for a new best friend. Softcover is in lovely condition, very minimal wear, no creases. No former owner's name. Text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy.. Stapled Softcover. V. Good. Illus. by Lynn Munsinger. 10 1/2 x 8 1/2.

$5.00

Lumpo and the Bells

By Steve Gibbons

Exeter: Wheaton, 1976. 23 pp. The church bells hold a special fascination for Lumpo the elephant. Illustrated paper on boards cover has a wee bit of edge wear, some lam. bubbling where stickers were removed, no spine label. Pocket and stamps inside front cover. Text is quite nice, a few finger crinkles. Delightful watercolour illustrations.. Hard Cover. Fair - Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Caroline Sharpe. 8 x 8 1/4. Ex-Library.

$7.00

The Legend of the Willow Plate

By Alvin Tresselt and Nancy Cleaver

N.Y.: Parents' Magazine Press, 1968. The legend behind the popular willow pattern dinnerware, first manufactured in England around 1780. Illustrated paper on boards binding has a protective plastic sleeve, spine label. Transference of adhesive to front and back free endpapers from the glued on plastic cover. No school stamps, no former owner's name, no pocket, no date due sheet. Text is very nice, clean and unmarked.. HC and DJ. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Joseph Low. 7 1/4 x 10 1/4. Ex-Library.

$7.00

It's Time-Out Time
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It's Time-Out Time

By Metzger, Steve

Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Scholastic, 1998. One of the Dinofours series. Dinofaours are four year old dinosaurs. Brendan has a behavior issue and is send for time-out. Softcover has some faint creases to front bottom, wee bumps to corners. No former owner's name. Text is clean and unmarked.. Soft Cover. Fair - Good. Illus. by Hans Wilhelm. 8 x 8.

$5.00

Captain Kipper's Gold

By Tim Healey

London: Reader's Digest Press, 1989. "Captain Kipper was often lost at sea, for he was an amazing muddle-head". He finds a treasure chest but he has some problems with it. Illustrated paper on boards cover has a few divots but is clean, small bumps to head and foot of spine. No former owner's name. First page has a 1/4" tear to top with a small crease. Text is clean.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by Nick Butterworth and Mick Inkpen. 6 x 4 1/2.

$10.00

Lumpo at the Duckpond

By Steve Gibbons

Great Britiain: Wheaton, 1976. 22 pp. Lumpo, the baby elephant finds a duckpond on a hot day. Illustrated paper on boards binding has small bumps to corners, a bit off lamination crinkling where price sticker was removed. No spine label. Pocket and school stamp inside front cover. Text has a few finger smudges and finger crinkles but is quite nice.. Hard Cover. Fair - Good. Illus. by Caroline Sharpe. 8 x 8 1/4. Ex-Library.

$7.00

Walt Disney's Pluto

By Revena

Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman, 1957. Disney's wonderfully loveable Pluto tries to help find some missing circus animals with hilarious results. Illustrated paper on boards cover has some edge rubbing, scuffs, bumps to corners, wear to head and foot of spine, 1" tear to bottom spine front Clean and bright. No former owner's name. Text is very clean, no tears or crinkling, in nice condition.. Hard Cover. Fair. Illus. by Tony Strobl and Neil Boyle. 6 1/2 x 5 1/2.

$5.00

Bats in the Dark

By Kaufman, John

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Scholastic, Incorporated Jay goes to the country and learns about the bats he sees there. Softcover has small creases to corners, some scuffing. First page is loose at bottom. No former owner's name. Top of some pages have a production flaw- irregular cutting of pages. Text is clen.. Soft Cover. Good. Illus. by John Kaufman. 8 x 8 1/2.

$5.00

Why Don't the Stars Fall Down?

By Godfrey, Jan

Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A.: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers, 1994. 31 pp. The simple story about Billy Bear, his sister, Bessie, and their family. An exploration of the natural world. Illustrated paper on boards cover has bumps to head and foot of spine and a bump to front and back top corner. No former owner's name. Text has some finger crinkles but is clean.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Neeves, D'Reen (illustrator). 7 x 9 1/4.

$7.00

Festival of Colours

By Judith Herbst, Illustrated by Fabienne Boisnard

N. Y.: Barron's Educational Series, Inc, 1995 8 3/5 x 6 3/5. ISBN:0-1820-6473-9. 20 pp. First pub as La fete des couleurs, published by Editions Nathan, Paris, 1991. verses in English translation ed. based on original text by Jean-Jacques Vacher. Wonderful sturdy board book for Pre-School to Grade 1 children. Introduces colours red, blue, yellow, green, brown, white, pink, black, orange with delightful rhymed verses and charming illustrations . Cvoer and pages are picture board, immaculately clean. A superb copy of this exceptional book. Overall cond: v. good..

$15.00

Hannah's Hotel Rainy Weather
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Hannah's Hotel Rainy Weather

By Mark Burgess

Toronto, ON, Canada: HarperCollins Canada, Limited, 1995. Hannah Hedgehog has a hotel with her friends Molly Mouse, Sam Squirrel (the cook) and Rodney the odd Job Rabbit. Sometimes things go wrong especially when it won't stop raining. Softcover in very nice condition very little signs of wear. No former owner's name. Text is clean, tight unmarked. A great copy.. First Picture Lions Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +. 10 x 7 1/2.

$5.00

Loopy De Loop Odd Jobber

By Patrick Hagen, Illustrated by Bruno Frost

Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Co. 1964 Hard Cover. 6 1/4 x 5 1/2. This is Hanna-Barbera's Loopy de Loop (the good wolf with the French accent, if I remember correctly) A Tell-A-Tale Book from their "Stories About Your TV and Movie Friends" category, In this story, Loopy de Loop, goes to work for the circus. He dons a chef's hat and with great finesse prepares burgers and pancakes for the elephants - and not just any burgers and pancake s: strawberry fudge ice cream burgers and pancakes covered with chocolate syrup. He nearly gets fired, but given another chance - its just another fiasco! Poor Loop de Loop! After all these years, the story line and comical illustrations still make me laugh. Our copy has some light scratches and scuffs to cover. A bit of wear to top and bottom of spine. Very clean. Super tight. No former owner's n ame. Endpapers and text pristine. Overall: good++..

$14.00

Addie's Bad Day

By Joan Robins, Illustrated by Sue Truesdell

Columbus, Ohio: HarperCollins, 1993, 1993. Hard Cover. First. 8 3/4 x 6 1/4. ISBN:0-06-021297-7. 32 pp. An I Can Read Book. "Addie can't go to Max's party. She can't take off her hat. Look inside this book and find out why!" Illustrated paper on boards hardcover has very slight bumps to corners and top and bottom of spine but is bright, clean. No former owner's name on endpapers. Text is clean with a bit of finger crinkling. Overall cond: v. good+..

$6.00

Hare and Bear Draw a Tree

By Timms, Diann

Pleasantville, NY, U.S.A.: Reader's Digest Association, Incorporated, The, 1993. Hare and Bear need a tree from which to hang their swing. They soon draw one and show you how to draw one too. This small book is in very good condition. No former owner's name. Text has some finger crinkling but is clean, no tears.. Hard Cover. Very Good +. 6 x 4 3/4.

$5.00

The Illustrated Question and Answer Book

By Arthur Groom, Illustrated by John Oliver

London: Purnell Books, 1961 HC and DJ. 11 x 8 1/4. Questions and Anwers about a multitude of topics: animals, people, places. Designed for children but of great interest to all ages. Did Hamlet really live? How does the humming- bird hum? What is a white beet used for? Plasticized dj has wear to corners and small tears to top and bottom edges, 2 chips to top edge back and a tear and a 4" tear to bottom back. Has been mended w ith tape from back of cover. This tape has, as yet, not yellowed. New mylar cover. Colourful illustrated paper on boards binding has some wear to corners and top and bottom of spine but is really quit e nice. Great illustrated endpapers are clean - no former owner's name. Text is clean, unmarked and very nice. What a fun, interesting book. DJ cond: poor Binding, endpapers and text: good - v. good.. Good/Poor.

$18.95

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