Flora has been a circus performer all the years of her young life, and her curiosity about the outside world leads her on an adventure to see how non-circus performers live.
The Cunning Little Vixen
Juxtaposing a world of not-so-innocent animals and a world of humans, scarcely more intelligent or less brutal, this first translation of the Czech novel recounts the story of the forester Bartos and the vixen Sharp-Ears
An Old Tale
Young Mili escapes a horrible war by living for thirty years in the forest with a kindly old man in this long-lost Grimm tale
I Saw Esau
The Schoolchild's Pocket Book
School & Library
A collection of poems, riddles, chants, jump-rope rhymes, and insults is complemented by full-color illustrations by a Caldecott Medal-winning artist.
Little Bear's Friend
Friends all summer long, Little Bear and Emily are sad to part in the fall
Little Bear's Visit
Little Bear spends a day with Grandmother and Grandfather Bear and has so much fun he falls fast asleep
Outside over There
With Papa off to sea and Mama despondent, Ida must go outside over there to rescue her baby sister from goblins who steal her to be a goblin's bride
A hungry wolf attends a performance of Swine Lake, performed by the Boarshoi Ballet, intending to eat the performers, but he is so entranced by the story unfolding on the stage that he forgets about his meal.
Where the Wild Things Are
A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their king