Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Five in a Row, Poetry, Fairy Tales, and Literature (picture and chapter books)

Below you will find our latest list of poetry and prose for sale, including Five in a Row titles, as well as lovely picture and chapter books. Some of the books are ex-library and some are from a private collection. There are many classic and living books. Some are out of print. Most are duplicate copies from our personal library. Let me know if you need recommendations or have any questions. I've tried to include an abbreviated code on books I know are used in a particular program.

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Thanks so much for your consideration,

BFIAR - Before Five in a Row
FIAR - Five in a Row
AO - Ambleside Online
BF - Beautiful Feet
HoD - Heart of Dakota
MFW - My Father's World
SL - Sonlight
TQ - TruthQuest
VP - Veritas Press

Collier – The World’s Greatest Events (10 Vol. Set) & Greatest Short Stories (6 Vol. Set) $40 for all

Little Golden Books $15 set
The Poky Little Puppy
The Animals Christmas Eve
Little Cottontail
The Shy Little Kitten
Baby Animals
Peter Pan and Wendy
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
The Little Red Caboose

Five in a Row

The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown BFIAR BF $3 each (x2)

The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats BFIAR $3

Jessie Bear, What Will You Wear? By Nancy White Carlstrom BFIAR $3

The Story About Ping by Marjorie Flack (hardcover) Vol. 1 SL BF $5

The Story About Ping by Marjorie Flack Vol. 1 SL BF $4 each (x2)

Lentil by Robert McCloskey Vol. 1$4

Grandfather’s Journey by Allen Say (hardcover w/jacket) Vol. 1 BF $5

Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans Vol. 1 $4 each (x2)

Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton (board book, ex-library) Vol. 1 $4

A New Coat for Anna by Harriet Ziefert Vol. 2 $4

When I Was Young and in the Mountain by Cynthia Rylant Vol. 2 AO BF $4 each (x2)

When I Was Young and in the Mountain by Cynthia Rylant (hardcover, ex-library) Vol. 2 AO BF $5

The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter Vol. 2 $4 each (x3)

Katy and the Big Snow by Virginia Lee Burton Vol. 2 $4 each (x2)

Truman’s Aunt Farm by Jama Kim Rattigan Vol. 3 $4 each (x3)

Misc. Chapter & Picture Books – Classics & Living Books

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

Once When I was Scared by Helena Clare Pittman $2

Song and Dance Man by Karen Ackerman $2

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

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

The Little Island by Margaret Wise Brown (hardcover) FIAR author $4

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

Madeline in London by Ludwig Bemelman FIAR author $2

The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton FIAR author $4 each (x2)

Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco $3

John Philip Duck by Patricia Polacco (hardcover) $3

Babushka’s Mother Goose by Patricia Polacco $3

Mrs. Mack by Patricia Polacco $3

Journey Cake, Ho! By Ruth Sawyer (1953 hardcover) $4 (x2)

The Ant and the Elephant by Bill Peet $3

The Wump World by by Bill Peet $3 each (x2)

Mooncake by Frank Asch $2

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

Father Bear Comes Home by Else Holmelund Minarik $2

Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik $2 each (x2)

The Fire Cat by Esther Averill (hardcover) SL $3

My Friend Mac by Lynd Ward $4

The Biggest Bear by Lynd Ward $3

Moses the Kitten by James Herriot $4

April’s Kitten by Clare Turlay Newberry $3

The Little Goat by Judy Dunn $2

The Little Kitten by Judy Dunn $2

Millions of Cats by Wanda Gag $3 each (x3)

The Real Mother Goose SL $3 each (x2)

A House for Hermit Crab by Eric Carle $3

Eric Carle’s Treasury of Classic Stories for Children (hardcover, ex-library) $3

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

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

The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher by Beatrix Potter $4 each (x2)

The Tailor of Gloucester by Beatrix Potter $3

Ginger & Pickles by Beatrix Potter (hardcover – ex-library library; binding is intact, but loose front board) $2

Many Moons by James Thurber $2

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

Dr. Moggle’s Alphabet Challenge, A Quest for All Ages (hardcover) $3

The Fox Went Out on a Chilly Night by Peter Spier $3 each (x2)

A House is a House for Me by Mary Ann Hoberman MFW $3

Angel Child, Dragon Child by Michele Marie Surat $2

The Big Snow by Bera and Elmer Hader $3

The Pooh Story Book by A. A. Milne (hardcover) $4

Pedro, The Angel of Olivera Street by Leo Politi (hardcover, ex-library w/Mylar jacket) $6

Mr. Rabbit and the Lovely Present by Charlotte Zolotow (hardcover, ex-library) $3

Dick Whittington and His Cat by Marcia Brown (hardcover, ex-library) $4

The Empty Pot by Demi (hardcover, ex-library) $4

Otis by Loren Long $4

Otis and the Puppy by Loren Long $4

The Boy of the Three-Year Nap by Dianne Snyder $4

Blaze and the Forest Fire by C.W. Anderson $4 each (x4)

A Birthday for Frances by Russell Hoban (hardcover w/Mylar, ex-library) $5

Molly’s Pilgrim by Barbara Cohen (hardcover, ex-library) $10

Hattie and the Fox by Mem Fox (hardcover, ex-library) $3

Bunny My Honey by Anita Jeram $1

Nine Days to Christmas, A Story of Mexico by Marie Hall Ets and Aurora Labastida BF $4

The Story of Holly & Ivy by Rumer Godden $4

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak $3

Fables by Arnold Lobel $3 SL each (x4)

The Tinderbox – Hans Christian Andersen adapted & Illustrated by Barry Moser (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 Arthur Rackham (hardcover) $4

Grimm’s Fairy Tales illustrated by Leonard Weisgard (hardcover w/jacket) $4

Favorite Fairy Tales Told in France by Virginia Haviland (hardcover, ex-library) $6 each (x2)

The Nutcracker adapted and illustrated by Warren Chappell (hardcover) $5 (x2)

The King With Six Friends by Jay Williams (hardcover) $6

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 (x3)

A Treasury of Playtime Poems by Robin G. J. Crouch (hardcover) $4

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

The Rooster Crows, A Book of American Rhymes and Jingles by Maud and Miska Petersham (hardcover, ex-library) $8

Poetry for Young People Carl Sandburg AO SL $4

Poetry for Young People Emily Dickinson AO SL $4

Poetry for Young People Emily Dickinson (hardcover w/Mylar jacket, ex-library) AO SL $7

Poetry for Young People Robert Frost (hardcover w/Mylar jacket, ex-library) AO SL $7

Poems and Prayers for the Very Young by Martha Alexander SL $3 each (x2)

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

A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson, illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith (hardcover w/jacket) SL AO VP $5

100 Best-Loved Poems edited by Philip Smith SL $1

Oxford School Shakespeare – The Winter’s Tale $4

Macbeth by William Shakespeare VP $3

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

Bulfinch’s Mythology (hardcover) AO $10 each (x2)

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 each (x2)

The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams SL $3 each (x2)

Hill of Fire by Thomas Lewis SL $3 each (x2)

Clara and the Bookwagon by Nancy Smiler Levinson $3

Owls at Home by Arnold Lobel SL $3

Mouse Soup by Arnold Lobel SL $3

Days with Frog and Toad by Arnold Lobel (hardcover) SL $3

Frog and Toad are Friends by Arnold Lobel (hardcover) SL $3

Arthur’s Honey Bear by Lillian Hoban $3

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

Shoeshine Girl by Clyde Robert Bulla SL 2/C $3

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

Bread and Jam for Frances by Russell Hoban $3

A Baby Sister for Frances by Russell Hoban $3

My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett $3 each (x2)

Elmer and the Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett $3

The Blind Colt by Glen Rounds $3

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis AO 4 $3 each (x2)

Miracles by C. S. Lewis $4

The Hobbit by by J. R. R. Tolkien AO SL $4 (x2)

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

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by J. R. R. Tolkien (hardcover, ex-library) AO $30

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

The Book of Three (The Prydain Chronicles book 1) by Lloyd Alexander AO $3

Miss Hickory by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey $2

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

Cannery Row by John Steinbeck $2

The Pearl by John Steinbeck $2 each (x2)

The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck SL $4 each (x3)

Roller Skates by Ruth Sawyer $3

Roller Skates by Ruth Sawyer (hardcover, ex-library) $6

My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George SL Core 100 $3

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

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 each (x2)

The Enormous Egg by Oliver Butterworth $3

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

The Black Pearl by Scott O’Dell $3

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

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

Tom Sawyer Detective by Mark Twain $3

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain SL VP AO $3

The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain AO $3

A Tale of Two Cities and Great Expectations by Charles Dickens SL 7/H AO10 VP $5

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens SL 7/H AO10 VP $3 each (X2)

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 each (x2)

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson SL Core 200 AO 5 VP $3 each (x3)

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson SL VP $3

The Black Arrow by Robert Louis Stevenson illustrated by N.C. Wyeth (hardcover, ex-library) TQ BF $8

Native Son by Richard Wright $2

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson SL 7/H/W $3 each (x2)

The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit AO $3

The Sea-Wolf by Jack London $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 each (x2)

Trouble River by Betsy Byars $3

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 (x3)

Irish Red by Jim Kjelgaard $2

The Republic by Plato $3

Hans Brinker – or- The Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge AO 5 $3 each (x2)

Hans Brinker – or- The Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge (ex-library, hardcover w/Mylar) AO 5 $4

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

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

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett AO SL $3 each (x3)

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett (hardcover w/jacket) AO SL $4

A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett (hardcover w/jacket) AO SL $3 (x2)

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

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

The House at Pooh Corner by A.A. Milne SL $3

Death Be Not Proud, A Memoir by John Gunther $3

1984 by George Orwell VP $3

Animal Farm by George Orwell (hardcover, ex-library) VP $6

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley VP AO12 SL $3

The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis AO $3

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

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

The Adventures of Pinocchio by C. Collodi $3

Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater SL $3 each (x2)

Follow My Leader by James B. Garfield SL $3 each (x2)

A Wind in the Door by Madeleine L’Engle $3 each (x2)

Hornblower, Commodore Hornblower by C. S. Forester $4

Kim by Rudyard Kipling AO $4 each (x2)

Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling SL AO $3 each (x3)

All of the Mowgli Stories by Rudyard Kipling (hardcover w/Mylar, ex-library, loose binding) $4

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese (hardcover) $3

Lies My Teacher Told Me by James W. Loewen SL 400 $4

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald SL VP $3

Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift SL VP $3

A Bear Called Padington by Michael Bond $3

Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte $3

The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan SL AO VP $3

The Scarlett Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne (hardcover & softcover) SL $4 each (x2)

Robin Hood of Sherwood Forest by Ann McGovern SL $3

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame - illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard AO (hardcover) $4

Peace Like a River by Leif Enger $4

Strider by Beverly Cleary $2

Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli SL $3

Five Little Peppers Midway by Margaret Sidney (1918 hardcover) $15

Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle by Betty MacDonald (hardcover) SL $5

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen SL AO $4

Teacher Man by Frank McCourt (hardcover w/jacket) $3

James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl (hardcover, ex-library) $3

The Secret of the Indian by Lynne Reid Banks (hardcover) $5

The Island Stallion by Walter Farley $3

The Blood Bay Colt by Walter Farley (hardcover, ex-library) $3

The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene Du Bois SL $3

The Year of Miss Agnes by Kirkpatrick Hill SL $3

The Secret School by Avi $3

The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by AVI SL $3

The Boxcar Children #1 by Gertrude Chandler Warner SL $3 each (x2)

Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer (hardcover) SL $4

The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster SL $4

Cry, The Beloved Country by Alan Paton (contains pen marks) SL AO12, MFW $2

Goodbye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton AO $3

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle SL $1

Favorite Father Brown Stories by G. K. Chesterton $1

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith SL $3

Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie SL $5

At the Back of the North Wind by George MacDonald AO $3

The Princess and Curdie by George MacDonald $3

My Name is Aram by William Saroyan (1937 hardcover) $3

Stuart Little by E. B. White $3

Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson (hardcover, ex-library) $3 each (x3 1soft+2)

The Iliad and The Odyssey of Homer retold by Alfred J. Church (hardcover, ex-library) $6

The Odyssey by Homer, translated by Samuel Butler (hardcover w/jacket) $3

The Odyssey by Homer, translated by George Herbert Palmer $2

Prairie School by Lois Lenski (1951 hardcover, ex-library) $10

Judy’s Journey by Lois Lenski $8

Confessions by Saint Augustine AO $3

Far Out the Long Canal by Meindert DeJong (hardcover, ex-library) $4

The Little Lame Prince and The Adventures of a Brownie by Dinah Mulock (hardcover) AO $4

Anpao, An American Indian Odyssey by Jamake Highwater $3

A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park (hardcover w/jacket) SL $3

The Giver by Lois Lowry (hardcover, ex-library) SL $3 each (x2)

The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer $3

Esperanza Rising by Pam Munro Ryan $3

Becoming Naomi Leon by Pam Munro Ryan $3

The Hundred Dress by Eleanor Estes SL $3

Emma by Jane Austen $3

Eddie’s Green Thumb by Carolyn Haywood (hardcover, ex-library) $8

Runaway Pony, Runaway Dog By Ruth and Lathrobe Carroll (Hardcover) $3

Heidi by Johanna Spyri (hardcover, ex-library) $4

Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers $3

Mary Poppins and Mary Poppins Comes Back by P. L. Travers (hardcover) $15

I am Malala by Malala Yousafzei w/Christina Lamb (hardcover) $5

Kristin Lavransdater by Sigrid Undset (books 1, 2, and 3) $10 set

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy AO $5

Paddington at Work by Michael Bond $3

The Bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh SL $4

The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss AO $4

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