Monday, June 5, 2017

Poetry, Literature, Shakespeare, Mythology, Folk Tales, Fables, and Five in a Row For Sale...

Below you will find our latest list of poetry, literature, picture books, Shakespeare, mythology, folk tales, fables, and Five in a Row books for sale. The books are coded when related to a particular curricula that I know of. Some of the books are ex-library and some are from a private collection. Many are duplicate copies from our own personal library. Several are out of print and getting harder to find.  Please let me know if you need recommendations or have any questions.

The prices do not reflect shipping. I accept PayPal and ship media mail within the U.S. Please use the contact form on the right side bar to send inquires and desired list. I will consider discounted shipping on book orders over $50.

Thanks so much for your consideration,

Five in a Row

Before Five in a Row guide with 4 books $30
-       The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown (hardcover, ex-library) BFIAR BF
-       Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown BFIAR
-       The Carrot Seed by Ruth Krauss BFIAR
-       Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkin (hardcover w/Mylar, ex-library) BFIAR

The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown BFIAR BF $3

Grandfather’s Journey by Allen Say (hardcover, ex-library) Vol. 1 $4

A New Coat for Anna by Harriet Ziefert Vol. 2 $4 each (x2)

Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney Vol. 2 AO BF $4 each (x2)

The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf Vol. 2 AO BF $4 each (x2)

When I Was Young and in the Mountain by Cynthia Rylant Vol. 2 AO BF $4 each (x4)

Gramma’s Walk by Anna Grossnickle Hines (hardcover w/Mylar, ex-library) Vol. 2 $4

The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter Vol. 2 $4

Albert by Donna Jo Napoli (hardcover, ex-library w/Mylar) Vol. 4 $4

Misc. Chapter & Picture Books – Classics & Living Books

The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg (hardcover w/jacket) $3

Mr. Gumpy’s Outing by John Burningham (FIAR author – hardcover) $2

Once When I was Scared by Helena Clare Pittman $2

Song and Dance Man by Karen Ackerman $2

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears by Verna Aardmea $2

The Old Woman Who Named Things by Cynthia Rylant (hardcover w/Mylar) FIAR author $3

Raggedy Ann adapted from the stories by Johnny Gruelle (hardcover) $2

Red Light, Green Light by Margaret Wise Brown FIAR author $3

A Pocket for Corduroy by Don Freeman FIAR author $3

The Boats on the River by Marjorie Flack FIAR author $4

Madeline in London by Ludwig Bemelman FIAR author $2

Journey Cake, Ho! By Ruth Sawyer (1953 hardcover) $4

Cranberry Birthday by Wende & Harry Devlin (hardcover w/Mylar; ex-library) FIAR author $4

The Ant and the Elephant by Bill Peet $3

Hubert’s Hair-Raising Adventure by Bill Peet (hardcover) $3

Mooncake by Frank Asch $2

Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse by Leo Lionni $2

Father Bear Comes Home by Else Holmelund Minarik $2

My Friend Mac by Lynd Ward $4

April’s Kitten by Clare Turlay Newberry $3

The Little Goat by Judy Dunn $2

Millions of Cats by Wanda Gag $3 each (x2)

The Real Mother Goose SL $3

A House for Hermit Crab by Eric Carle $3

The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck and Other Farmyard Tales by Beatrix Potter (hardcover) FIAR author $4

The Complete Adventures of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter (hardcover) VP FIAR author $4 each(x2)

Giant Treasury of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter (hardcover) $4

Peter Rabbit and Other Stories by Beatrix Potter (hardcover) FIAR author $4

The Tale of Jemima Puddle Duck by Beatrix Potter (hardcover) FIAR author $2

Many Moons by James Thurber $2

Blaze and the Forest Fire by C. W. Anderson $3 each (x2)

Blaze and the Mountain Lion by C. W. Anderson (hardcover, ex-library) $6

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak $3

Curious George by H. A. Rey (hardcover, ex-library) $4

The Little Island by Golden MacDonald and Leonard Weisgard (hardcover, ex-library) $3

The Aesop for Children with Pictures by Milo Winter SL AO $6

Fables by Arnold Lobel $3 SL each (x2)

Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving retold and illustrated by Will Moses (hardcover) $4

The Pied Piper of Hamelin by Robert Browning, illustrated by C. Walter Hodges (hardcover, ex-library) $5

The Tinderbox – Hans Christian Andersen adapted & Illustrated by Barry Moser (hardcover) $2

The Wild Swans - Hans Christian Andersen (hardcover) $2

The Bremen Town Musicians by Brothers Grimm (hardcover) $2

Rumpelstiltskin by the Brothers Grimm and Jacqueline Ayer (hardcover) $3

Grimm’s Fairy Tales illustrated by Fritz Kredel (hardcover) $4

The Nutcracker adapted and illustrated by Warren Chappell (hardcover) $5

Black Beauty by Anna Sewell retold by Betty Evans and Audrey Daly $2

Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll retold by Joan Collins $2

The Adventures of Robin Hood retold by John Grant $2

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson retold by Joyce Faraday $2

A Visit to William Blake’s Inn by Nancy Willard AO $4 each (x2)

The Rooster Crows, A Book of American Rhymes and Jingles by Maud and Miska Petersham $4 each (x2)

The Hopeful Trout and Other Limericks by John Ciardi (hardcover; ex-library) SL 3/D $2

All the Small Poems and Fourteen More by Valerie Worth SL 5/F $3

A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson SL AO 10 VP $4 each (x2)

The Complete Poetical Works of James Whitcomb Riley (hardcover w/Mylar dust jacket) $3

Poetry for Young People Carl Sandburg AO $4

Poetry for Young People Emily Dickinson AO $4 each (x2)

Poetry for Young People Robert Frost AO $4

Poetry for Young People American Poetry AO $4

Favorite Poems Old and New by Helen Ferris (hardcover, ex-library) AO SL $8

Oxford School Shakespeare – The Winter’s Tale $4

Barron’s Shakespeare Made Easy – Romeo & Juliet SL 200 VP $3

Macbeth by William Shakespeare VP $3

Our Town by Thornton Wilder SL Core 400 $3 each (x2)

Bulfinch’s Mythology (1964 hardcover) AO $10

Heroes & Monsters of Greek Myth by Evslin, Evslin, & Hoopes $2

Aesop’s Fables retold by Ann McGovern VP $3

Aesop’s Fables (Magnum complete and unabridged) $3

The Wreck of the Ethie by Hilary Hyland $2

Barry, The Bravest Saint Bernard by Lynn Hall $3

The Big Balloon Race by Eleanor Coerr SL $3

The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams SL $3

Hill of Fire by Thomas Lewis SL $3

Clara and the Bookwagon by Nancy Smiler Levinson $3

Owls at Home by Arnold Lobel SL $3

The Chalk Box Kid by Clyde Robert Bulla SL 2/C $3 each (x2)

Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner SL 3/D HoD $3 each (x2)

A Bargain for Frances by Russell Hoban (hardcover) $3

26 Fairmount Avenue by Tomie DePaola Old SL $2

Hello, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle by Betty MacDonald $3

Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle by Betty MacDonald $3

Native Son by Richard Wright $2

The Magician’s Nephew by C. S. Lewis AO 4 $2

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis AO 4 $2

The Silver Chair by C. S. Lewis (hardcover, ex-library) AO 4 $2

Prince Caspian by C.S. Lewis (+ Finding Christ in C. S. Lewis’ the Chronicles of Narnia Prince Caspian) AO $3

The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis (hardcover) AO $4

The Fellowship of the Ring by J. R. R. Tolkien AO 7 $4

The Two Towers by J. R. R. Tolkien AO 7 $4

The Black Cauldron (The Prydain Chronicles book 4) by Lloyd Alexander AO $3

Taran Wanderer (The Prydain Chronicles book 4) by Lloyd Alexander AO $3 each (x2)

Thimble Summer by Elizabeth Enright (hardcover, ex-library ) SL 4/E AO 4 $5 each (x2)

Miss Hickory by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey $2 each (x3)

The Red Pony by John Steinbeck $2 each (x2)

Cannery Row by John Steinbeck $2

The Pearl by John Steinbeck $2 each (x2)

The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights by John Steinbeck (hardcover) $2

The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck SL $4

Roller Skates by Ruth Sawyer $3

My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George SL Core 100 $3 each (x2)

Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George SL Core 400 $3

Dragonwings by Laurence Yep $3

The Star Fisher by Laurence Yep $2

Strawberry Girl by Lois Lenski SL 1/2/B/C TQ $4 each (x2)

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggins (hardcover) TQ AO5 $3

The Tough Winter by Robert Lawson $2

The Voyages of Dr. Doolittle by Hugh Lofting SL K/A $3

Freckles by Gene Stratton Porter AO 8 $3 each (x2)

The Most Wonderful Doll in the World by Phyllis McGinley $3

The Seventeenth Swap by Eloise McGraw SL $3

Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield Fisher SL AO $4

The Enormous Egg by Oliver Butterworth $3

Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clark SL 3/D $3

Sing Down the Moon by Scott O’Dell SL $3

The Family under the Bridge by Natalie Savage Carlson SL K/A BF $3 each (x3)

The Adventure of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain (hardcover) SL Core 100 VP AO $3 each (1+2 soft)

The Prince and the Pauper by by Mark Twain AO 5/6 $3

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court by Mark Twain (hardcover) VP AO $3

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens SL 7/H AO10 VP $3

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens – Puffin Classics Edition SL 7/H AO10 VP $3

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens AO 5 SL $3 each (x4)

Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens AO SL $3

Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson AO 4 VP $3 each (x2)

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson SL Core 200 AO 5 VP $3 each (x6)

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson SL 7/H/W $3 each (x3)

Lord of the Flies by William Golding SL 530 AO 11/12 $3

The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit AO $3 

The Railway Children by E. Nesbit AO $3

The Wolves of Willoughby Chase by Joan Aiken SL 5/E $3

Schoolhouse in the Woods by Rebecca Caudill (1949 hardcover, ex-library) $5

White Fang by Jack London (hardcover) $3

Black Beauty by Anna Sewell & The Call of the Wild by Jack London (hardcover Companion Library) SL BF $3

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L. Konigsburg SL 5/E VP $3 each (x3)

The View from Saturday by E. L. Konigsburg SL Core 400 $3

The Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars SL Core 200 $3

Trouble River by Betsy Byars $3

The Moffats by Eleanor Estes AO $3

Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes SL B/C/2/3 $3

Launching a Leadership Revolution by Chris Brady & Orrin Woodward (hardcover) $4

Red Sails to Capri by Ann Weil SL B/C/2 $3

Star of Light by Patricia St. John (original 1953) MFW SL 5/F $5 each (x2)

The Wizzard of Oz by L. Frank Baum SL $3

Irish Red by Jim Kjelgaard $2

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley AO 10 SL $3

Pilgrim’s Inn by Elizabeth Goudge (hardcover) $2

The Republic by Plato $3

Galileo’s Daughter by Dava Sobel AO 8 $4

Hans Brinker – or- The Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge AO 5 $3

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll SL 530 $3 each (x2)

Pippi Goes on Board by Astrid Lindgren $2

Incident at Hawk’s Hill by Allan W. Eckert $2

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett AO SL $3 each (x2)

Homeless Bird by Gloria Whelan SL $3 each (x2)

When We Were Very Young by A.A. Milne $3 each (x2)

Death Be Not Proud, A Memoir by John Gunther $3 each (x2)

Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman VP $2

The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde $2

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese (hardcover) $3

Cheaper by the Dozen by Frank B. Gilbreth, Jr. SL $3

1984 by George Orwell VP $3

The Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy AO $3

The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis AO $3

The Swiss Family Robinson by J.D. Wyss AO $3

The Water Babies by Charles Kingsley AO $4

The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry (hardcover) $4

The Ransom of Red Chief by O. Henry (hardcover) $4

The Borrowers by Mary Norton (hardcover w/Mylar, ex-library) $3

Dear Papa by Thyra Ferre Bjorn (1963 hardcover w/dust jacket) $5

Do Hard Things by Alex & Brett Harris (hardcover) $3

The Adventures of Pinocchio by C. Collodi $3

Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater SL $3

Follow My Leader by James B. Garfield SL $3

A Wind in the Door by Madeleine L’Engle $3

Elmer and the Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett $3

Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt $3

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