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Malala's Magic Pencil

By Yousafzai, Malala

NY: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2017. (USA) 1st printing. Owner's inscription to the title page, the lower corners of the covers are slightly bumped, otherwsie Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket. Boards, 48pp, colour illus. The winner of the Nobel Peac Prize tells the story of her childhood in a war-tron region and of the magic of hope. (1.6 JM FO 29/2. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Illus. by Kerascoet. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$16.49

A storybook from Tomi Ungerer
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A storybook from Tomi Ungerer

By Ungerer, Tomi

NY: Franklin Watts, 1974. (USA) Presumed 1st edition, No markings, Near Fine in price-clipepd Very Good dust jacket. Boards, 92pp, colour illus by Ungerer of 6 fairy tales adapted from Hans Christian Andersen the Brothers Grimm and other sources. (2.0 JM FO 43/0 . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$29.95

The Promise

By Zvi, Pnina Bat; Margie Wolfe

Toronto: Second Story Press, 2018. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, no page numbers, [32]pp, colour illus. This children's book tells the story of two Jewish girls who becoe friends in Auschwitz concentration camp. (1.4 JM ITF01. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Cardinal, Isabelle . 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$14.99

I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book
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I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book

By Opie, Iona & Peter

USA: Candlewick Press, 2012. (USA) 1st printing of this edition. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 160pp, 174 pieces of children's lore and iterature with colour illustrations by Maurice Sendak. (1.8 JM FO 4/2. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by SENDAK, Maurice. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$15.99

Monstrous
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Monstrous

By Connolly, MarcyKate

NY: HarperCollins, 2015. (usa) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 424pp. This debut novel for children is set in the city of Bryne which suffers under the magic of an evil wizard. (1.8 JM FO 31/1. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$12.25

The Uncommoners #1: The Crooked Sixpence
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The Uncommoners #1: The Crooked Sixpence

By Bell, Jennifer

NY: Crown Books for Young Readers, 2017. (USA) 1st printing. No markigns, Fine in Fine dust ajcket. Boards, 309pp. A brother and sister tumble into Lundinor, an city under London where objects are imbued with extrordinary powers. (1.7 JM FO 14/2. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$12.49

The Sesame Street Song Book

By Raposo, Joe; Moss, Jeffrey

NY: Simon & Schuster, 1971. (USA). Owner's name to corner of end paper, no othe rmarkings, Very Good in Good dust jacket Yellow cloth, 127pp, index, 36 songs with music and lyrics: Rub your tummy; Someone nice; Walk Down the Street; Rubber duckie. (2.0 JM FO 29/2. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12". Sheet Music.

$14.99

Damien Hirst: ABC Book
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Damien Hirst: ABC Book

By Hirst, Damien; Edited By Jason Beard

UK: Other Criteria Books, 2013. (UK) Preseued first edition, No mrkings, there is a score line down the length of the back cover, (possibly a manufacturing fault) a touch of rubbing to the base of spine, Very Good; no dust jackdt as published. Glossy boards with board pages, no page numbers, colour photos and reproduction fo Hirst's art work. with name and details of the wroks on the last double pages. A heavy book (3.2 JM FO 49/1. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$19.95

Inside Picture Books
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Inside Picture Books

By Spitz, Ellen Handler

New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 1999. (USA) 2nd printing. No markings, Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Boards, xxii, 230pp, index, B&W reprodcutions of children's book covers. Each chapter discusses well-known children's books---Goodnight Moon, Babar, Little Black Sambo--that deal with a theme of importance to young people. (1.9 JM FO 16/BO. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$15.50

Ghosts of James Bay  (Signed copy)
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Ghosts of James Bay (Signed copy)

By Wilson, John

Vancouver: Sandcastle Books, 2001. (CAD) First edition. SIGNED BY AUTHOR with date, ownership stramp to top edge of pages, no other markings, Near Fine. Illus wraps, 119pp. No illus. Al Lister sees the ghost of Henry Hudson and the Discovery ship while paddling in James Bay. (1.33 JM FO 14/3. Signed by Author. 1st. Paperback. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$10.99

October '45: Childhood Memories of War (Creative Editions)
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October '45: Childhood Memories of War (Creative Editions)

By Besson, Jean-Louis ; Translated By Carol Volk

NY: Creative Editions, 1995. (USA) 1st American printing. No markings,one lower corner very slightly bumped, otherwise Fine in unclipped Fije dust jacket. Scarlet cloth, 96pp, colour pen and ink drawings bt Besson illustrate his memory of the war years in France from 1939 to 1945. (1.8 JM FO 29/1. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$13.98

The Underground Reporters (Holocaust Remembrance Series)
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The Underground Reporters (Holocaust Remembrance Series)

By Kacer, Kathy

Toronto: Second Story Press, 2004. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition. No markings, tiny crease to corner of cover, otherwsie Fine. Wraps, 156pp, B&W photos. This is a book about two Jewish boys who refused to be silenced in a Czech town in World War II. (1.33 JM FO 58/1. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$10.00

The Book Thief
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The Book Thief

By Zusak, Markus

NY: Alfred A Knopf, 2013. (USA) 7th printing. No markigns, Fine. Wraps, 552pp. This novel set in War time Germany is the basis for the mation picture. (1.8 JM FO 7/3. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$9.08

The Natural Sciences Illustrated (16 Volume set)

By Weyer, Edward M. Editor ; the American Museum of Natural Sciences

NY: J.J. Little and Ives Co. Inc., 1958. (USA) 1st printing. 16 volumes complete. Some of the volumes have scuff marks or abrasion marks to the covers, no markings, pages clean, hinges tight, Very Good used set; no dust jackets as published. The books are bound in light gray faux reptile skin with brown leatherestte spine, typically 170180 pages in each volume, B&W and colour illustrations and photos. The articles are arranged alphabetically (Aardvark...) and possibly aimed at school age children. A heavy set. (16.0 JM . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$87.95

Moosmännchen, Ein Kinderbuch

By Rolka, Hildegard

Muchen: Elisabeth May Verlag, 1951. (GER) Presumed qst edition; no date a guess at 1951, date uncertain. Covers worn and stains, the cloth spine is worn away, small red star stamp to the inside cover and to the rear endpaper, pencil marks here are there, the front endpaper is missing, the illustrations are good, thus Poor copy; no dust jacket. Boards, no page numbers, about 22 pages, 9 colour illustrations of little people amongst plants; 8 B&W smaller drawings on the vrso pages. The text is in German. (1.33 JM FO 28/1. Hardcover. Poor/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$16.49

Hunter In The Dark (Inscribed copy)

By Hughes, Monica

Toronto: Clarke Irwin, 1982. (CAD) 2nd printing. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR: "To------/ Best wishes/ Monica Hughes".no other markigns, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Cloth, 131pp. A Young adult no el about a teenager who becaomes very ill with a disease that his parents won't even talk about. He sets off into the bush on a journey that forces him to face his fear. (1.4 JM FO 16/1. Inscribed By Author. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$10.49

The Chronicles of Spiderwick: A Grand Tour of the Enchanted World, Navigated by Thimbletack (The Spiderwick Chronicles)
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The Chronicles of Spiderwick: A Grand Tour of the Enchanted World, Navigated by Thimbletack (The Spiderwick Chronicles)

By DiTerlizzi, Tony ; Holly Black

NY: Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, 2007. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, the letter in the green Air Mail envelope is missing, thus Acceptable copy; no dust jacket as published. Boards, no page numbers, [30]pp, colour illusttrations thorughout. Learb the history of the Spiderwick estate and its former inhabitants, complete ith pullouts, foldouts and more. A heavy book, (2.5 JM FO 58/0. 1st. Hardcover. Acceptable/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$14.90

The Curiosity Cabinet
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The Curiosity Cabinet

By Wallace, Ian

Toronto: Groundwood Books, 2017. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition. No markigns, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 36pp. B&W illus. Ian Wallace, one of Canada’s best-known children’s book creators, invites us to look inside his cabinet of curiosities, which contains treasures from his decades of traveling the country from sea to sea to sea, sharing stories with young readers. (1.5 JM FO 2/3. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$14.99

Blackie's Children's Annual 25th Year

By Various Authors

London: Blackie & Son, Limited, 1928. (UK) Owner's anme and date of 1929 to name slot to inside back cover, no other makrings, wear to cover edges espeically to cover corner tips, faint round shallow indentations to front cover, missing pages 19/ 20, missing colour plate facing page 19, clear tape to edge of pages 117/ 118 (now yellowed),thus Acceptable used copy becasue of the 2 mising pages and 1 missing plate; no dust jacket. Yellow pictorial boards showing boy and firl tying up balloons, illus end papers, 200pp, colour frontis by Harry Woolley, plate 30 by M.D. Johnston, plate 39 by S.G. Hulme Beaman, pate 45 by Bryce Hamilton, plate 56 by Joyce L. Brisley, plate 61 by Majory Wi]hittington, plate 72 by Flora Twort, plate 77 by P.B. Hickling, plate 88 by Nina Brisley, plate 93 by F. Nicolson, plate 104 by Frank Hart, plate 109 by Violet Jenkins, plate 120 by M.D. Johnston, plate 129 by Vera M. Hibbert, plate 140 by Violet Jenkins, plate 145 by Honor C. Appleton, plate 156 by Madeleine Robinson, plate 161 by H.R Miller, plate 172 by Anne Anderson, plate 178 by Jack Orr, plate 187 by Harry Wolley, plate 194-95 by S.G. Hulme Beaman. Stories by Madeline Barnes, Constance Howard, Natalie Joan, jessie Pope, Eleanor B. Simeon, Evelyn Smith and others. B&W drawings by A.E. Bestall, Rene Bull, Carolline Hall, Frank Hart, H. R. Miller, Harry Roundtree and others. (3.3 JM FO 2/2. Hardcover. Acceptable/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$44.99

Tales of Green Hedges

By Blyton, Enid

Manchester: World Distributors (Manchester) Limited, 1946. (UK) Copyright date of 1946, possibly later printing. No markings, very slight darkening of spine, Good copy; lacking the dust jacket. Yellow boards with line drawing of little girl, illus, end paper, 169pp, line drawings, 24 stories for children arranged by months of the year. (1.6 JM FO 21/b2. Hardcover. Good/Lacking the Jacket. Illus. by Johnson, Joyce. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$13.99

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