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LITTLE PENGUIN\'S TALE.
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LITTLE PENGUIN'S TALE.

By Wood, Audrey.

SD: HBJ, (1989) Illustrated by author. Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE DUSTJACKET. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. 34 pages, boards. Grand Nanny Penguin tells seven little penguins a story of long, long ago..

$35.00

SKY DOGS

By Yolen, Jane

SD: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1990 Review Copy, review slip laid in. 32 pages, boards. Story of the Blackfeet Indians & of the first time they saw horses. Watercolor illustrations.. Signed by Author. First edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by Barry Moser.

$45.00

SADAKO
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SADAKO

By Coerr, Eleanor, Illustrated by Ed Young

NY: GP Putnam's, (1993) Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine Dustjacket. FIRST IMPRESSION REVIEW COPY. 48 pgs, boards. Story of one child victim of Hiroshima & her attempt to fold 1,000 paper cranes so that the gods will grant her restored health. Beautiful pastel illus made by Young after a trip to Hiroshima..

$45.00

MARGIN FOR SURPRISE About Books, Children & Librarians

By Viguers, Ruth

Boston: Little Brown, 1966 175 pages, cloth. Philosophy of a children's librarian, teacher, parent & editor. The article on Christmas books is wonderful!. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$30.00

ALDITA AND THE FOREST
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ALDITA AND THE FOREST

By Catterwell, Thelma;Stone, Derrick

NY: Houghton Mifflin, 1989. Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Review copy, review slip laid in.. First American Edition, First Printing.

$30.00

THE TUSK FAIRY.
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THE TUSK FAIRY.

By Smee, Nicola.

NJ: BridgeWater, (1994) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Review copy, review slip laid in. FINE in FINE dustjacket. Illustrated by the author. 32 pages, boards. Lizzie's beloved toy elelphant begins to fall apart from too much love & adventure until Grandma suggests she leave it for the Tusk Fairy to care for. The author is English & her work is reminiscent of Helen Oxenbury. .

$30.00

ADELAIDE AND THE NIGHT TRAIN.

By Rosenberg, Liz.

NY: Harper & Row, (1989) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. FINE in FINE dustjacket. Illustrated by Lisa Desimini. 32 pages, boards. A mysterious & rhythmic lullaby for young children. .

$35.00

THE SUMMER OF SASSY JO.
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THE SUMMER OF SASSY JO.

By Reading, J.P.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1988) FIRST EDITION. REVIEW COPY. 182 pages, boards. 14 year old Sassy Jo must spend the summer with her mother, a reformed alcoholic who abandoned her when she was small. NEAR FINE in FINE dustjacket. Pages of book slightly age darkened. .

$30.00

MOTHER MEADOWLARK AND BROTHER SNAKE

By Firethunder, Billy

NY: HR&W, (1963) 26 pgs, boards. Indian legend about the Mother Meadowlark who outwits Brother Snake who is shopping for a baby meadowlark for breakfast. Promotional illus laid in.. First Edition Review Copy. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by John Peterson.

$35.00

THE TAPESTRY CATS
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THE TAPESTRY CATS

By Turnbull, Ann

Boston: Little, Brown, (1992) Illus by Carol Morley. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. REVIEW COPY. 26 pgs, boards. Charming tale of a six year old Princess whose mother the Queen always knows what is best for her & a fairy godmother who really listens to what the Princess has to say. FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$35.00

JACOB'S RESCUE
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JACOB'S RESCUE

By Drucker, Malka and Halperin Michael

NY: Bantam Books, (1993) Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. REVIEW COPY. 119 pgs, boards. Powerful story of the holocaust based on the true story of Jacob Gutgeld's 4 years in hiding with the Roslan family in Warsaw that began in 1939. FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$30.00

A BIRTHDAY WISH

By Emberley, Ed

Boston: Little, Brown, 1977 Illustrated by author.32 pgs, cloth. Nearly textless story about how a birthday wish comes true. Illus thru out in color.. First Edition Review Copy. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by .

$45.00

HOW THE GUINEA FOWL GOT HER SPOTS.
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HOW THE GUINEA FOWL GOT HER SPOTS.

By Knutson, Barbara.

Minneapolis: Carolrhoda, (1990) Illus by author. FIRST EDITION. REVIEW COPY. VERY FINE in VERY FINE dustjacket. 32 pgs, boards. A Swahili tale of friendship between the guinea fowl & the cow. Charming illus..

$35.00

THE LITTLE WOODEN FARMER.

By Dalgliesh, Alice.

NY: Macmillan, (1968) Illus by Anita Lobel. FIRST PRINTING, Review Copy of this Newly Illustrated Edition. Review slip laid in VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD dustjacket. 32 pgs, reinforced boards. A story that has been a favorite for 30 years now w/charming color illus by Lobel. .

$35.00

ONLY BRAVE TOMORROWS.
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ONLY BRAVE TOMORROWS.

By Luhrmann, Winifred.

Boston: Houghon Mifflin, 1989 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. 190 pages, boards. 15 year old Faith arrives in Massachusetts from England in 1675 & finds that the Indian uprising known as King Philip's War threatens to destroy everything she cares about..

$30.00

THE VOYAGE OF THE LUDGATE HILL  Travels with Robert Louis Stevenson
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THE VOYAGE OF THE LUDGATE HILL Travels with Robert Louis Stevenson

By Willard, Nancy, Illustrated by Alice & Martin Provensen

SD: HBJ, 1987 Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. 32 pages, boards. Wondrous poem by Willard from Stevenson's letters describing his Atlantic passage..

$35.00

MILANE
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MILANE

By Vavra, Robert

NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1969. The story of a Hungarian Gypsy boy illustrated with color photos by author. Review slip laid in. Lower edge of book and dj edges show light wear, spine slightly slanted. . First American Edition, Review Copy. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine Dustjacket.

$35.00

FLAMBOYAN.
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FLAMBOYAN.

By Adoff, Arnold.

NY: HBJ, 1988. Review slip laid in. Illus by Karne Barbour, 32 pgs, boards. Picture book fantasy set in Culebra Island, Puerto Rico & illus in tropical & "flamboyant" color.. First edition, Review Copy. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket.

$35.00

SMALL RABBIT
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SMALL RABBIT

By Miles, Miska.

Boston: Little, Brown, (1977) Hard Cover. Fine in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. Illustrated by Jim Arnosky. 32 pages, cloth. A small rabbit makes a friend while learning (a little) about watching out for enemies..

$30.00

WISH ON A UNICORN
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WISH ON A UNICORN

By Hesse, Karen

Henry Holt, 1991 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION REVIEW COPY. 108 pages, boards. Sixth grader Maggie feels burdened with her 7 year-old sister who is slightly brain damagaed & believes that a toy unicorn has magical powers. One afternoon a crisis shows Maggie how special her sister is. This is this Newbery Medal winner's first book for children..

$75.00

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