Hitty Her First Hundred Years

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Aladdin #ad - One glance at her portrait will show that she is no ordinary doll. Hitty, or mehitable as she was really named, was made in the early 1800s for Phoebe Preble, a little girl from Maine. It is indeed a privilege to publish her memoirs, which, besides being full of the most thrilling adventures on land and sea, also reveal her delightful personality.

Rachel field, hitty: Her First Hundred Years, paperback. This is the story of hitty's years with Phoebe, and the many that follow in the life of a well-loved doll. Hitty is a doll of great charm and character. Young phoebe was very proud of her beautiful doll and took her everywhere, even on a long sailing trip in a whaler.

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Miss Hickory

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Puffin Books #ad - In this classic modern day fairy tale, what’s a doll to do? This was true of miss hickory until the fateful day that her owner, Ann, moves from her New Hampshire home to attend school in Boston—leaving Miss Hickory behind. For a small doll whose body is an apple-wood twig and whose head is a hickory nut, the prospect of spending a New Hampshire winter alone is frightening indeed.

A newbery award winner!Most dolls lead a comfortable but unadventurous life.

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Calico Bush

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Aladdin #ad - Calico Bush #ad - In 1743, but her strength, thirteen-year-old marguerite Ledoux travels to Maine as the indentured servant of a family that regards her as little better than the Indians that threaten them, quick thinking and courage surprise them all.

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The Trumpeter of Krakow

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Aladdin #ad - For well over thirty years, Eric P. Now a murderous Tartar chief is bent on possessing it. When joseph and his family seek refuge in medieval Krakow, hypnotists, they are caught up in the plots and intrigues of alchemists, and a dark messenger of evil. Kelly’s newbery award winner has brought the color and romance of ancient times to young readers.

The Trumpeter of Krakow #ad - Today, the trumpeter of krakow is an absorbing and dramatic as when it was first published in 1928. There was something about the Great Tarnov Crystal. Wise men spoke of it in hushed tones. But young joseph charnetski was bound by an ancient oath to protect the jewel at all costs. Others were ready to kill for it.

. Will joseph be able to protect the crystal, and the city, from the plundering Tartars? Aladdin.

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Caddie Woodlawn

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Aladdin #ad - Width - 000 Depth - 000 She'd rather hunt than sew and plow than bake, and tries to beat her brother's dares every chance she gets. An illustrated edition of the Newberry Medal–winning Caddie Woodlawn, which has been captivating young readers since 1935. Caddie Woodlawn is a real adventurer. Ages - 8, 9, 10, 11, 12.

Caddie Woodlawn #ad - Weight - 0426. Aladdin. Caddie is friends with indians, like her mother and sisters, who scare most of the neighbors—neighbors who, don't understand her at all. Her spirit and sense of fun have made this book a classic that readers have taken to their hearts for more than seventy years. Caddie is brave, and her story is special because it's based on the life and memories of Carol Ryrie Brink's grandmother, the real Caddie Woodlawn.

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Rabbit Hill Puffin Modern Classics

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Puffin Books #ad - It has been a while since folks lived in the Big House, and an even longer time has passed since there has been a garden at the House. All the animals of the hill are very excited about the new Folks moving in, and they wonder how things are going to change. Depth - 000 . Ages - 8, 10, 9, 11, 12. Weight - 0426.

Rabbit Hill Puffin Modern Classics #ad - It’s only a matter of time before the animals of the Hill find out just who is moving in, and they may be a little bit surprised when they do. Width - 000 Aladdin.

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Gay Neck: The Story of a Pigeon

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Dutton Books for Young Readers #ad - Width - 000 Aladdin. Dutton Juvenile. Writing out of his own experience as a boy in india, and of how, Dhan Gopal Mukerji tells how Gay Neck's master sent his prized pigeon to serve in Word War I, because of his exceptional training and his brave heart, Gay Neck served his new masters heroically. Winner of the 1928 Newbery Medal.

Gay Neck: The Story of a Pigeon #ad - Ages - 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. Weight - 0426. Depth - 000 .

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The Dark Frigate

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Dover Publications #ad - Ages - 8, 10, 9, 11, 12. Weight - 0426. Upon meeting some sailors bound for the port of Bideford, Philip joins them in signing on with the Rose of Devon, a frigate bound for Newfoundland. Their transatlantic passage is disrupted by an encounter with a floating wreck, and their rescue of the survivors is repaid with foul treachery by these "gentlemen of fortune" — a band of bloodthirsty pirates who coerce Philip and the rest of the crew into joining in their murderous deeds.

Abounding in intrigue, battles, and acts of derring-do, the story takes place in the 17th century and charts a course from England to the Caribbean. Depth - 000 Alas, a premature death also claims 19-year-old Philip's father, and now he's truly alone in the world. Dutton Juvenile. Young readers who love a swashbuckling yarn will be captivated by The Dark Frigate, winner of the 1924 Newbery Medal as the year's most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

The Dark Frigate #ad - When an accident forces him to flee from London, Philip looks to the sea for his livelihood. The hero, philip marsham, lost his mother at an early age and was raised aboard various ships by his sea captain father. Width - 000 .

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The Cat Who Went to Heaven

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Aladdin FBA-|279671 #ad - According to legend, the proud and haughty cat was denied the Buddha’s blessing for refusing to accept his teachings and pay him homage. So when the artist, includes the cat in his painting, moved by compassion for his pet, the priest rejects the work and decrees that it must be destroyed. A newberry medal winner this timeless fable has been a classic since its first publication in 1930, and this beautifully reillustrated edition brings the magic and wonder of the tale to a new generation of readers.

In ancient japan, a struggling artist is angered when his housekeeper brings home a tiny white cat he can barely afford to feed. But when the village’s head priest commissions a painting of the Buddha for a healthy sum, the artist softens toward the animal he believes has brought him luck. Aladdin. Ages - 8, 9, 11, 10, 12.

The Cat Who Went to Heaven #ad - Weight - 0426. Depth - 000 Width - 000 Dutton Juvenile.

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Strawberry Girl 60th Anniversary Edition Trophy Newbery

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HarperCollins #ad - HarperCollins. But her family has just moved to the Florida backwoods, and they haven′t even begun their planting. The land was theirs, but so were its hardships Strawberries -- big, ripe, and juicy. There is heat to suffer through, and droughts, and cold snaps. Width - 000 Quot;;don′t count your biddies ′fore they′re hatched, gal young un!"; her father tells her.

Dutton Juvenile. Ten-year-old birdie Boyer can hardly wait to start picking them. Making the new farm prosper is not easy. Aladdin. Ages - 8, 11, 9, 10, 12. Weight - 0426. And, perhaps most worrisome of all for the Boyers, there are rowdy neighbors, just itching to start a feud. Depth - 000 .

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Tales from Silver Lands

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Dover Publications #ad - Width - 000 The first of the stories, " tells of an age when the rat had a tail like a horse, "A Tale of Three Tails, the rabbit had a tail like a cat, and the deer's tail was plumed like the tail of a dog. In "the calabash man, and in "el enano, " the creatures of the jungle assist a suitor in winning his bride, " a greedy troll's insatiable appetite leads to his downfall.

Tales from Silver Lands #ad - Depth - 000 The magic dog" recounts an act of kindness to a stray animal that helps overcome a witch's curse. Aladdin. HarperCollins. Dutton Juvenile. Packed with adventure and full of surprises, courage, these and other stories emphasize the importance of hard work, and loyalty. Charles J. Atmospheric woodcuts illustrate this Newbery Award–winning collection of 19 South American folktales.

Finger heard the tales firsthand from native storytellers, whose fables of talking animals, witches, giants, and ordinary people in supernatural settings provide remarkable insights into regional values and culture. Ages - 8, 10, 9, 11, 12. Weight - 0426.

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