Angus and Lucy love books. They have hundreds of them. Then one day, all the books are gone, and Angus, Lucy and their parents realize they need books for more than they ever imagined.
With whimsical watercolor illustrations, The Children Who Loved Books depicts warm family relationships, fosters discussions, and most of all, celebrates books and the ways in which they bring us all together.
Ages: All Ages Size: 9.6 x 9.6 Pages: 32 Series: Picture Books KM Author: Peter Carnavas Illustrator: Carnavas, Peter Price: $11.99 (Hardback)
He wants to belong to all of them. To any of them. Elephant Club, Lion Club, he just wants to belong. And he tries so hard to fit in so he can – kids will love pointing out in the illustrations just exactly how he tries – a curly wig, dark glasses – but it just doesn’t work. He can’t be someone else.
So, he starts his own club. And there’s ONE rule – everyone is welcome! Because when it comes to making friends, being yourself is all that counts, in this heartwarming celebration of diversity, inclusiveness and friendship.
Ages: 4-8 Size: 10 x 11 1/2 Pages: 32 Author: John Kelly Price: $12.99 (Hardback)
Discover or rediscover the fantastic stories from Shakespeare plays with this complete book! In this beautifully-illustrated book you will find the thirty-seven plays that Shakespeare wrote, retold for children from 8 to 88! You will be pleased with re-reading the all-time favorites (Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer Night’s Dream or Hamlet) but also with discovering the less well-known stories.
Ages: 8+ Size: 7 x 9 3/4 Pages: 488 Author: Anna Milbourne, et al. Price: $24.99 (Hardback)
A book reading memories are made of. This will be a favorite from 18 months to first grade. Dual level text – read just the top line and the story makes sense. Perfect for wiggly little ones who aren’t always in the mood for long stories. Add the bottom line for more detail. Beginning readers can read the top line, and a helper can read the bottom. And there’s a little yellow duck hiding on every page!
This delightful book contains 20 of the popular Farmyard Tales stories. Young children will love Stephen Cartwright’s charming illustrations of life on Apple Tree Farm, and the gently amusing stories of Mrs. Boot, the farmer, her children Poppy and Sam, and their animals, Rusty the dog, Curly the pig, and Woolly the sheep.
Series: Farmyard Tales Readers Each page has two reading levels, one for beginners and one for more advanced readers.
Ages: 2 years & up Size: 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 Pages: 328 Series: Farmyard Tales Readers Author: Heather Amery Price: $24.99 (Hardback)
A comprehensive and remarkable collection of retellings of all the major novels and some novellas too! Complete list of stories: The Pickwick Papers, Oliver Twist, Nicholas Nickleby, The Old Curiosity Shop, Barnaby Rudge, A Christmas Carol, Martin Chuzzlewit, Dombey and Son, David Copperfield, Bleak House, Hard Times, Little Dorrit, A Tale of Two Cities, Great Expectations, and Our Mutual Friend.
Ages: 9 years and up Size: 7 x 9 3/4 Pages: 516pp Series: Complete Classics Author: Adapted by Anna Milbourne, et al. Price: $24.99 (Hardback)
From teenage girls waiting to dance at their very first ball, to mothers hunting for rich husbands for their daughters, Jane Austen’s love stories are famous throughout the world. This collection of adaptations of all six novels — and one shorter tale — with beautiful illustrations and summaries of the characters, is the perfect introduction to Jane Austen. Novels included are: Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion and Lady Susan.
Ages: 9 years + Size: 7 x 9 3/4 Pages: 368 Author: Adapted by Anna Milbourne Price: $24.99 (Hardback)
This beautiful book brings the classic fairy tale to life, with magical pops and delightful illustrations by Sara Gianassi. Marvel as the pumpkin becomes a fabulous golden carriage, see Cinderella’s glass slipper sparkling on the palace steps, and enjoy the moment her rags transform into a glittering ballgown.