A mischievous Siamese kitten named Skippyjon Jones transforms himself into the legendary Spanish sword fighter Skippito when he is banished to his room, in a hilarious picture book that celebrates the power of imagination. Reprint.
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.
A Visit to William Blake's Inn
Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers
School & Library
A collection of poems describing the curious menagerie of guests who arrive at William Blake's inn.
The Witchmaster's Key
Frank and Joe become the targets of demonic curses and plots after agreeing to help an English professor whose witch museum was robbed
Mystery in the Sand
School & Library
A friendly writer with a metal detector, the mysterious inhabitants of a tower house, and the discovery of a locket in the sand are ingredients for the Aldens' latest mystery.
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
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
A story-poem about the activities of such unusual animals as the Nook, Wump, Yink, Yop, Gack, and the Zeds.
The Tower Treasure
Joe and Frank discover the location of stolen jewels and papers and help remove suspicion from an innocent man