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A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-1832

By: Blos, Joan W.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1979

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 1313409


1 inch jacket tear. Good. 1979 Hard Cover. 144 pp. The journal of a 14-year-old girl, kept the last year she lived on the family farm, records daily events in her small New Hampshire town, her father's remarriage, and the death of her best friend. A Gathering of Days; A New England Girl's Journal is a historical novel by Joan Blos that won the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1980. -- Wikipedia View more info

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The Moves Make the Man

By: Brooks, Bruce

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1984

Edition: 8th Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2014466


8th printing. Inscribed & signed by author on title page. 1984 Hard Cover. 280 pp. A black boy and an emotionally troubled white boy in North Carolina form a precarious friendship. View more info

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The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread

By: Dicamillo, Kate

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 2004

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2266114


An exceptional copy. 2004 Hard Cover. 267 pp. The adventures of Desperaux Tilling, a small mouse of unusual talents, the princess that he loves, the servant girl who longs to be a princess, and a devious rat determined to bring them all to ruin. View more info

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The Dark Frigate: Wherein is told the story of Philip Marsham who lived in the time of King Charles and was bred a sailor but came home to England after many hazards by sea and land and fought for the King at Newbury and lost a great inheritance and departed for Barbados in the same ship, by curious chance, in which he had long before adventured with the pirates

By: Hawes, Charles Boardman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1934

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1954394


18th printing. Page ridge & jacket lightly foxed, 1 inch closed jacket tear. Very Good. 1934 Hard Cover. 247 pp. 8vo. The Newbery Medal winning novel following the nautical adventures of Philip Marsham. Color frontispiece by Anton Otto Fischer showing a frigate under full sail. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Charles Boardman Hawes (January 24, 1889 – 1923) was an American author. He was posthumously awarded the 1924 Newbery Medal for The Dark Frigate (1923). Additionally, The Great... View more info

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Misty of Chincoteague

By: Henry, Marguerite

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2203596


1963 16th printing. Boards toned. 1947 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 173 pp. The famous juvenile novel which inspired the 1961 film, with color endpapers and title page, several color plates, and black-and-white illustrations throughout text, by Wesley Dennis.. On an island off the coasts of Virginia and Maryland lives a centuries-old band of wild ponies. Among them is the most mysterious of all, Phantom, a rarely seen mare that eludes all ef... View more info

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Smoky: The Cowhorse (Scribner's Illustrated Classics for Young Readers)

By: James, Will

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1929

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2195719


1929 first Illustrated Classics edition. Boards faintly rubbed, endpapers lightly foxed. We have more books available by this author!. x, 263 pp, 1-page terminal publisher ad. 8vo. 9 3/8 x 7 1/4. Color title page, front cover paste-down, endpapers, plates, and black & white plates, by Will James. The famous children's novel by Will James, which won the Newbery Medal in 1927. The story details the life of a horse in the western United States from his birth to his eventua... View more info

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Smoky the Cowhorse (Popular Edition)

By: James, Will

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1927

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2202981


First printing of the Popular Edition, which was released the year after the original. Faint stain to edge of rear board, ink gift note on front endpaper. 1927 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, [2], 308 pp. 8vo. Black-and-white illustrations by Will James in text. The famous children's novel by Will James, which won the Newbery Medal in 1927. The story details the life of a horse in the western United States from his birth to his eventual decl... View more info

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All in the Day's Riding

By: James, Will

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2262398


First edition. Spine a bit faded, ink name on front endpaper. 1933 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, [2], 251, [1] pp. Tall 8vo. A description of the daily life of an American cowboy, featuring accounts of rodeos and round-ups, by the author of Smoky the Cowhorse (for which he won the 1927 Newbery Medal) and other Western works. Illustrations by the author throughout. View more info

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A Single Shard

By: Park, Linda Sue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Yearling: 2003

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2206256


Bookplate signed by author, spine lightly creased. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 152 pp. Tree-ear is an orphan boy in a 12th-century Korean potters’ village. When he accidentally breaks a pot, he must work for the master to pay for the damage by setting off on a difficult and dangerous journey that will change his life forever. Keywords: CHILDREN TEEN YOUNG ADULT FICTION LINDA SUE PARK SINGLE SHARD JOHN NEWBERY MEDAL KOREA KOREAN A... View more info

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Holes: 10th Anniversary Edition

By: Sachar, Louis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2008

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2194787


First thus. Includes original acetate jacket. 2008 Hard Cover. Louis Sachar received great recognition for his groundbreaking story of Stanley Yelnats – a boy with a history of bad luck. As School Library Journal predicted in their starred review of the book when it was first published, Kids will love Holes. A decade later, the book is still quenching young readers' thirst for a gripping story about a far-reaching family curse, friendship, adventure, endurance, and,... View more info