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Witchery Hill

By Katz, Welwyn Wilton

New York: Atheneum, 1984. By a Canadian author. Fourteen year old Mike is taken by his father for a vacation to Guernsey in the Channel Islands and encounters not just a strange place but even more strange emotions and events connected to the prehistoric tomb in the vicinity which appear to be inexplicable, but undeniable, signs of witchcraft which seem directed at destroying his friends.. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Very Good, Slight Chips.

$20.00

Quarantine at Alexander Abraham's  ("Road to Avonlea" series # 5)
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Quarantine at Alexander Abraham's ("Road to Avonlea" series # 5)

By McHugh,Fiona [Montgomery,Lucy Maud]

Toronto: HarperCollins., 1991. "Road to Avonlea" is a CBC/Sullivan Films TV series based on stories and characters created by L.M. Montgomery. A chance encounter causes Sunday school teacher Rachel Lynde, Felix, and his sisters and cousin to be quarantined in the farmhouse.. Trade Paperback. Fine.

$7.00

The Dragon and the Rose

By Daniell, David Scott

London: Jonathan Cape, 1960. Novel set in Florence during the Renaissance - written for young people. Illustrated by Sheila Stratton. . Reprint. Laminated Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Sheila Stratton. .

$17.50

Among the Hidden (Shadow Children #1)
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Among the Hidden (Shadow Children #1)

By Haddix, Margaret Peterson

New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000. In a future where the Population Police enforce the law limiting a family to only two children, Luke, an illegal third child, has lived all his twelve years in isolation and fear on his family's farm in this start to the Shadow Children series from Margaret Peterson Haddix. Luke has never been to school. He's never had a birthday party, or gone to a friend's house for an overnight. In fact, Luke has never had a friend. Luke is one of the shadow children, a third child forbidden by the Population Police. He's lived his entire life in hiding, and now, with a new housing development replacing the woods next to his family's farm, he is no longer even allowed to go outside. Then, one day Luke sees a girl's face in the window of a house where he knows two other children already live. Finally, he's met a shadow child like himself. Jen is willing to risk everything to come out of the shadows -- does Luke dare to become involved in her dangerous plan? Can he afford not to?. Reprint. Pbk. Very Good.

$5.00

Across the Miles : Tales of Correspondence

By Montgomery,Lucy Maud

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1995. Anthology of interesting tales by L.M.Montgomery originally published in various magazines. Introduction; A Correspondence and a Climax; Cyrilla's Inspiration; Miss Sally's Letter; The Understanding of Sister Sara; Aunt Caroline's Silk Dress; The Old fellows Letter; The Promissory Note; Anna's Love letters; At Five O'Clock in the Morning; The letters; A Fortunate Mistake; The Growing Up of Cornelia; Aunt Susanna's Birthday Celebration; Miss Madeline's Proposal; The Girl & the Photograph; The Jest That Failed; A Millionaire's Proposal; Our Runaway Kite; The Schoolmasters Letters; The Revolt of Mary Isabel. Book plate of previous owner on ffep, else fine. 1st Can Ed. Pbk. Near Fine. Illus. by Ed.Rea Wilmshurst.

$40.00

Brother Dusty Feet

By Sutcliff,Rosemary

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1961. This is the story of Hugh Copplestone, who lived in Devon during the reign of Queen Elizabeth. When his father died, Hugh and his beloved dog Argos had to go to live with his Aunt Alison, who did not like either boys or dogs. When she threatened Argos, Hugh ran away. Hoping to get to the University at Oxford, as his father had done before him, instead he fell in with a band of wandering players and had a year of adventure, travel and learning before finding a new home. (Donor inscription on ffep. else fine) . Re-issue. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine - Price Clipped. Illus. by Illus.C.Walter Hodges.

$40.00

Christmas With Anne and Other Holiday Stories
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Christmas With Anne and Other Holiday Stories

By Montgomery,Lucy Maud (Ed. Rea Wilmshurst)

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1995. Anthology of stories by L.M.Montgomery originally published in various books and magazines collected and edited by Rea Wilmshurst. A delightful gift book for Christmas (donor inscription on ffep, else fine) . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine - Price Clipped.

$30.00

The Four Bronze Horses

By Yager, Rosemary

Caldwell, Idaho: Caxton Printers, 1959. For children a series of stories recounting how 4 bronze horses celebrating an ancient Olympic victory were taken to Rome, Constantinople, Venice and Paris before returning to stand on the Basilica of San Marco in Venice again. Delightfully illustrated with woodcuts by Charles Joslin 224p. maps on endpapers. Donor inscription on half title. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Charles Joslin.

$20.00

The Twelve Tasks of Flavia Gemina
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The Twelve Tasks of Flavia Gemina

By Lawrence, Caroline

London: Dolphin Books, 2003. Eighth in the series "The Roman Mysteries" Ancient Rome, four children and a mystery - set in Ostia."n the Roman port of Ostia braziers are lit, hot spiced wine is brewed and soft fur covers are brought out from cedarwood storage chests. It"s the season of Saturnalia, a pagan festival where anything can happen. When a Roman widow begins to show a keen interest in Captain Geminus, his daughter Flavia and her friends have to find out if she really loves him or is just after his money. To do that, Flavia has to undertake the twelve labours of Hercules. And there is a lion on the loose!.". Reprint. Soft Cover. Fine.

$10.00

A Feud in the Chalet School

By Brent-Dyer, Elinor M. [1894-1969]

London: Armada, 1986. A prolific author of childrens' stories who produced more than 50 titles in the "Chalet School" series. This story was first published in 1942 . These later paperback reprints may be abridged from the original hardcover editions.. Reprint. Pbk. Near Fine.

$10.50

Knight Crusader

By Welch, Ronald (pseud of Ronald Oliver Felton)

Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1961. "Annotated for school use with a preface and questions by R.P.McDonald ..." 306p. Maps on endpapers Clena crisp copy, no marks. Reprint. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine. Illus. by William Stobbs.

$40.00

Silver Bells
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Silver Bells

By Rice, Luanne

New York: Bantam, 2005. On a quaint, snowy Chelsea street, librarian Catherine Tierney and a widowed Christmas tree seller from Nova Scotia will rediscover the magic of the season where they least expect it: in a chance encounter that leads to a holiday surprise of love and hope powerful enough to last a lifetime.. Pbk. Near Fine.

$4.00

Five on a Secret Trail

By Blyton, Enid

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1959. Vintage copy of the fifteenth story in Blyton's popular "Famous Five" series for children." The novels feature the adventures of a group of young children - Julian, Dick, Anne and George - and their dog Timmy. " Nice clean tight copy. Red cloth boardswith black printing.. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Soper, Eileen.

$15.00

The Lantern Bearers

By Sutcliff,Rosemary

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1965. 1959 Carnegie Medal winner. Fascinating and moving novel of the end of Roman rule in Britain. Name of previous owner in ffep . Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Illus. Charles Keeping.

$55.00

At the Altar : Matrimonial Tales

By Montgomery,Lucy Maud

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1995. "The stories collected here depict a wonderful assortment of Montgomery's strong and independent "old maids" who have not been pining for Prince Charming, and for whom marriage is a pleasant addition to a perfectly satisfactory life. There are a number of younger heroes and heroines too, whose courtships are complicated by lovers' misunderstanings or obstinate parents. Montgomery manages to get them all out of their difficulties in various clever and amusing ways". Anthology of interesting tales by L.M.Montgomery originally published in various magazines. Contains : Aunt Philippa & the Men; a Dinner of Herbs; Jessamine; the Pennington's Girl; the Gossip of Valley View; the Pursuit of the Ideal; By the Rule of the Contrary; Nan; the Wooing of Bessey; Miss Cordelia's Accommodation; the Twins & a Wedding; Them Notorious Pigs; the Dissipation of Miss Ponsonby; an Unconventional Confidence; the Way of the Winning of Anne; the Touch of Fate; What Aunt Marcella Would Have Called it; When Jack & Jill Took a Hand; . 1st Can Ed. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Ed.Rea Wilmshurst.

$55.00

The Mark of The Horse Lord

By Sutcliff,Rosemary

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1967. All around him Phaedrus the Gladiator could hear the triumphant shouts of the crowd; and he knew that he had won his wooden foil and was free... But he had not left a life of chance behind him. Soon he was to find himself riding north towards the wilds of Caledonia on a strange mission. He was to assume the identity of a man to whom he bore an extraordinary resemblance: Midir, heir to the kingdom of Dalriada and Lord of the Horse People. Name o previous owner on ffep.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.

$17.50

Outcast

By Sutcliff,Rosemary

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1966. Although Beric was rescued by Brirish tribesmen from a wrecked Roman ship, when he grew up he was expelled from the tribe. As a slave he was condemned to the rowing benches of a Roman Galley, but eventually returned to Britain where he was finally adopted by a Roman ex-centurion and was able to reconcile both British and Roman heritages. Name of previous owner on ffep. some slight shelf waer, dj now in protective sleeve . Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Good with slight chips & Tear.

$25.00

Knight's Fee

By Sutcliff,Rosemary

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1966. Randal rose from despised dog-boy to loyal Knight "though the price he had to pay for this final honour was a heavy one." a moving, wonderfully wrought story of Norman England. Previous owner's name on ffep. Slight damage to head of spine, and to dj in same place . Text clean and neat.. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Good/Good with slight chips & Tear. Illus. by Illus. Charles Keeping.

$12.00

The Shield Ring

By Sutcliff,Rosemary

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1960. An vivid and moving account of the Vikings who resisted the Norman Conquest in the Lake District in North West England. Previous owner's name on ffep . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear. Illus. by C.Walter Hodges.

$55.00

Christmas With Anne and Other Holiday Stories
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Christmas With Anne and Other Holiday Stories

By Montgomery,Lucy Maud (Ed. Rea Wilmshurst)

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1995. Anthology of stories by L.M.Montgomery originally published in various books and magazines collected and edited by Rea Wilmshurst. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$20.00

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