The Velveteen Rabbit
By the time the velveteen rabbit is dirty, worn out, and about to be burned, he has almost given up hope of ever finding the magic called Real
The misadventures of two terrible old people who enjoy playing nasty tricks and are finally outwitted by a family of monkeys.
The New York Times bestselling story of a friendship frozen between life and death
Lia and Cassie are best friends, wintergirls frozen in fragile bodies, competitors in a deadly contest to see who can be the thinnest. But then Cassie suffers the ultimate loss-her life-and Lia is left behind, haunted by her friend's memory and racked with guilt for not being able to help save her. In her most powerfully moving novel since Speak, award-winning author Laurie Halse Anderson explores Lia's struggle, her painful path to recovery, and her desperate attempts to hold on to the most important thing of all-hope.
The Missing Piece
A circle has difficulty finding its missing piece but has a good time looking for it.
D'Aulaire's Book of Greek Myths
A large format reprint of an introduction to the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece includes all of the D'Aulaires' original, detailed illustrations
A young boy's discovery of a shoe on his bedroom wall marks the beginning of Wacky Wednesday
The Clue in the Embers
In solving the mystery of two medallions missing from an inherited curio collection, the Hardys wind up in a desolate area of Guatemala at the mercy of dangerous thugs.
The Mystery of the Ivory Charm
After receiving an elephant charm, Nancy finds herself involved in a baffling case of attempted murder
A Story Like the Wind
Young Francois Joubert, living in the remote region bordering the Kalahari Desert, thrills to the wonder of the still-primitive land until his idyllic world is shattered by the political violence of contemporary Africa
Harold and the Purple Crayon
Harold draws himself into quite an adventure with his purple crayon