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Little Stepping Stones

By Thomson, Lucy Gertsch

Book. Illus. by Young, Erla. Good+. Hardcover. 4-1/4" x 6-1/4". HB, 80 pp., Good +/No dustjacket. Binding firm but separating slightly at bottom, front hinge. Pages clean & unmarked, not yellowed. Previous child owner's name pencilled in on f.f.e.p. (a little creased). Lower left corner of author's dedication page is torn off. Letter & number on spine. No publisher information or date of publication given. Author says, "My motive in writing these character stories is that I might stress some fundamental virtues which should be in the lives of very young build a strong foundation so that character will be preserved...I have seen more children's behavior changed by telling an approprioate story than by threats & punishment." Blue-green boards with drawing of little boy helping little girl cross a stream. Delightly nostalgic 1950's-style line-drawings before each story. A piece of a gentler past..


Beginning with John's Gospel: The Introduction to John's Gospel Simply Explained

By Harding, Susan

Carlisle, PA, U.S.A.: Banner of Truth, 1996. Book. Illus. by Noyce, Helen A.. As New. Soft cover. 5-1/4" x 8-3/4". PB, 67 pp., As New. A bright, tight, unread copy. No marks. Slight shelfwear. Writing for the younger reader, the author uses the opening verses of the Gospel of John to explain who Jesus was & why He came into the world. She also shows how everything said in these introductory verses was illustrated or fulfilled in Jesus life & ministry. An attractively illustrated book that directs children to Jesus as Savior & Lord..


Lollipops and Parachutes: 120 Stimulating Learning Activities for Children of Active Caring Adults

By Stiscak, Donna

New York, NY, U.S.A.: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 5-3/4" x 8-1/2". HB, 94 pp., Near Fine/Very Good +. A bright, tight copy. Pages clean & unmarked. Small closed tear on jacket is repaired; inside fold was bent & has been straightened. Author was a classroom educator & elementary/secondary school counselor. Many games & activities to stimulate development, organized by age, with instructions divided under "Here's How" & "Here's What Else.".