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The Emperor's New Clothes

By: Andersen, Han Christian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, Mallard Press: 1989

Seller ID: 10060586

ISBN: 1863251049

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0590133373

Condition: Near Fine


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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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

By: Boyne, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Anchor: 2006

Seller ID: 14030055

ISBN: 1862302952

Condition: Very Good


236 pages. Minor creasing to covers. Previous owner's signature in ink. Some thing's are just sitting there, minding their own business and waiting to be discovered. Like America. And other things are probably better off left alone'. Nine-year-old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the 'Fury'? Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin to go to 'Out-With' ? And who are all the sad people in striped pyjamas on the other side of the fence? The grown-up... View more info

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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

By: Boyne, John

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Anchor: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Inscribed by author to a fellow author

Seller ID: 15110398

ISBN: 1862302952

Condition: Very Good


236 pages. Covers have light creasing. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Some thing's are just sitting there, minding their own business and waiting to be discovered. Like America. And other things are probably better off left alone'. Nine-year-old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the 'Fury'? Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin to go to 'Out-With' ? And who are all the sad people in striped pyjamas on the other side of the fence?... 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

ISBN: 0140066063

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1865088226

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0140368213

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0590303562

Condition: Good


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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The Gathering

By: Carmody, Isobelle

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Scoresby, VIC, Australia, Penguin: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19030023

ISBN: 014036059X

Condition: Good


266 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Winner of the CBCA of the Year: Older Readers When Nathanial and his mother move to the quiet, safe streets of Cheshunt, he immediately senses something wrong. Violent gangs patrol the streets, feral dogs roam at night, and the oppressive stench from the abattoir l... View more info

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Tangara

By: Chauncy, Nan

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17060344

ISBN: 0140321853

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good (ex-library)


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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The Min-Min

By: Clark, Mavis Thorpe

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Armada Lions: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19030341

ISBN: 000670610X

Condition: Good


187 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Spine has minor lean and slight fading. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; 1001 Children's Books You Must Read; ISBN: 000670610X. ISBN/EAN: 9780006706106. Inventory No: 19030341. Paperback View more info

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What Katy Did

By: Coolidge, Susan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Puffin: 1986

Seller ID: 09112038

ISBN: 014035011X

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 1854712152

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0141323558

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 0140307990

Condition: Good


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: $7.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13090160

ISBN: 0140364625

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0140307990

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0140307990

Condition: Very Good


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