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Skellig

By: Almond, David

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hodder and Stoughton: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 15110304


170 pages. The beautiful and haunting novel that launched David Almond as one of the best children's writers of today. Winner of the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread children's book of the Year Award. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0340716002. ISBN/EAN: 9780340716007. Inventory No: 15110304. Paperback View more info

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The Emperor's New Clothes

By: Andersen, Han Christian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, Mallard Press: 1989

Seller ID: 10060586


Inscription on 1st page and some edge wear. Illustrator: Michael Adams. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; Children. ISBN: 1863251049. ISBN/EAN: 9781863251044. Inventory No: 10060586. Hardcover View more info

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Madeline

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Scholastic: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15010054


Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Madeline and her friends are visiting the gypsy carnival and they are having so much fun. Soon though, a huge storm blows up and they all go home - everyone except Madeline, that is. She stays at the carnival where the gypsies teach her all sorts of tricks. This is the beginning of an adventure. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Child... View more info

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When the Wind Blows

By: Briggs, Raymond

Price: $21.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16080149


Edgewear and creasing to covers. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are mildly foxed. Raymond Brigg's now classic comic cartoon book depicts the effects of a nuclear attack on an elderly couple in his usual humorous and macabre way. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Comics & Graphic Novels; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; ISBN: 0140066063. ISBN/EAN: 9780140066067. Inventory No: 16080149. Paperback View more info

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Walking Naked

By: Brugman, Alyssa

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13090242


171 pages. Item Type: Magazine. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition except for previous owner's name in ink. 'Every school has one. They are ugly or fat. They have scars or acne or birthmarks. Or maybe it's just something about them that doesn't quite fit with our video-hits view of how teenagers should be? We are mean to them. We ridicule them. We make monsters of t... View more info

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The Secret Garden

By: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Australia, Puffin: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12101020


253 pages. Tanned pages. Creasing to covers. Mary Lennox was horrid. Selfish and spoilt, she was sent to stay with her hunchback uncle in Yorkshire. She hated it. But when she finds the way into a secret garden and begins to tend it, a change comes over her and her life. She meets and befriends a local boy, the talented Dickon, and comes across her sickly cousin Colin who had been kept hidden from her. Between them, the three children work astonishing magic in themselves... View more info

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The Summer of the Swans

By: Byars, Bestsy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, Scholastic: 1970

Seller ID: 09010193


142 pages. Minor cover blemishes. Multiple copies of this title available. Pages are tanned, book exchange stamps on front page. "This has been the worst summer of my life," says Sara. She hates that boy, Joe Melby...Aunt Willie has never been so bossy...and even Charlie, her gentle, brain-damaged brother, is a pest. screaming to stay at the lake and watch the swans! Then Charlie disappears. And now, all that matters to Sara is finding her helpless little brother... View more info

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Tangara

By: Chauncy, Nan

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17060344


180 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Illustrator: Brian Wildsmith. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; ISBN: 0140321853. ISBN/EAN: 9780140321852. Inventory No: 17060344. Paperback View more info

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The Min-Min

By: Clark, Mavis Thorpe

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Australia, Landsdowne Press: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17080366


206 pages. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has light creasing. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear and minor chips and/or tears. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Page edges are reasonably browned and mildly foxed. Illustrator: Genevieve Melrose. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; In... View more info

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Artemis Fowl

By: Colfer, Eoin

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Puffin Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12040280


280 pages. Minor edgewear and creasing to covers. Tanned pages. Reading creases to spine. No inscriptions. Twelve-year-old Artemis Fowl is a brilliant criminal mastermind. But even Artemis doesn't know what he's about to take on when he kidnaps a fairy - Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit. Artemis thinks he's got the fairies just where he wants them; but these fairies are armed and dangerous. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's ... View more info

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Pinocchio

By: Collodi, Carlo

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New Jersey, USA, Unicorn Publishing House: 1986

Seller ID: 08040542


Illustrator: Hildebrandt, Greg. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; Children. ISBN: 0881012718. ISBN/EAN: 9780881012712. Inventory No: 08040542. Hardcover View more info

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What Katy Did

By: Coolidge, Susan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Puffin: 1986

Seller ID: 09112038


Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; ISBN: 014035011X. ISBN/EAN: 9780140350111. Inventory No: 09112038. Paperback View more info

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What Katy Did

By: Coolidge, Susan

Price: $151.00

Publisher: Sydney, Shakespeare Head Press: 1900

Edition: Abridged Edition

Seller ID: 11120181


158 pages. Small spots of localized wear on spine, otherwise the boards are in very good condition. Tanned pages. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. DJ also has age toning. Gift inscription in ink on first page dated Xmas 1952. Spine is faded. Rare edition with thick card covers published around 1900. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; Inventory No: 11120181. Hardcover View more info

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What Katy Did

By: Coolidge, Susan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Oliphants: No date

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15100103


277 pages. Edges of boards have superficial edgewear and corners are moderately bumped. Spine has mild fading. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Unicorn Classics edition Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; ISBN: 1854712152. ISBN/EAN: 9781854712158. Inventory No: 15100103. Hardcover View more info

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The Dark is Rising

By: Cooper, Susan

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Scoresby, VIC, Australia, Penguin: 2007

Seller ID: 09100488


Remainder mark. Before "Harry Potter", there was Susan Cooper's "The Dark is Rising". The original classic series comes to life with this action-packed feature-length movie. It's midwinter and Will Stanton, the seventh son of a seventh son, discovers his destiny on the eve of his birthday. Will must learn to harness the powers of the Old Ones and embark on an incredible battle against the terrifying Dark, an evil entity that threatens the world's very exi... View more info

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The Dark Is Rising

By: Cooper, Susan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11100519


267 pages. Edgewear and creasing to covers. Lightly tanned pages. Previous owner's name in ink. This night will be bad and tomorrow will be beyond imagining. It's Midwinter's Eve, the day before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. This will be a birthday like no other. Will discovers that he has the power of the Old Ones, and that he must embark on a quest to vanquish the terrifyingly evil magic of the Dark... View more info

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The Dark Is Rising

By: Cooper, Susan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13060130


267 pages. Lightly tanned pages. Clear, self-adhesive laminate to covers/boards. Previous owner's name in ink. This night will be bad and tomorrow will be beyond imagining. It's Midwinter's Eve, the day before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. This will be a birthday like no other. Will discovers that he has the power of the Old Ones, and that he must embark on a quest to vanquish the terrifyingly evil ma... View more info

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The Dark Is Rising

By: Cooper, Susan

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13090160


267 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name on sticker. This night will be bad and tomorrow will be beyond imagining. It's Midwinter's Eve, the day before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. This will be a birthday like no other. Will discovers that he has th... View more info

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The Dark Is Rising

By: Cooper, Susan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15060479


267 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. This night will be bad and tomorrow will be beyond imagining. It's Midwinter's Eve, the day before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. This will be a birthday like no other. Will discovers that he has the power of the Old Ones, and that he must embark on a quest to vanquish the terrifying... View more info

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The Dark Is Rising

By: Cooper, Susan

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16090248


267 pages. Covers have light creasing. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. This night will be bad and tomorrow will be beyond imagining. It's Midwinter's Eve, the day before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. This will be a birthday like no other. Will discovers that he has the power of the Old Ones, and that he must embark on a quest to vanquish the terrifyingly evil magic of the Dark. Quantity ... View more info