Classics

In the Land of Twilight

Astrid Lindgren

Goran has an injured leg and gets bored spending so much time in bed. When his mother turns out the light at dusk, however, Mr. Lilyvale knocks on the window and takes him to the Land of Twilight. Goran and Mr. Lilyvale walk and fly around Stockholm while people from the ... read more

$22.95

In the Land of Twilight

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales

Retold by Theresa Breslin

This beautiful volume is simply one of the finest folklore collections and most alive retellings ever committed to paper, all the better for being enhanced by truly beautiful illustrations that capture the magic, warmth and wonder of these tales.  Theresa Breslin has mana... read more

$24.95

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales

Blueberries for Sal

Robert McCloskey

Blueberries for Sal is one of my all-time favorite children's books.  We read it when our children were young so many times that I had to repair the binding to hold the pages together.  There's not a much better fate than that for a book, falling apart from so muc... read more

$17.99

Blueberries for Sal

Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel

Story and Pictures by Virginia Lee Burton

I think this classic story, one which I grew up with and then shared with my own now-grown children, has a special meaning for our very modern, fast-paced times.  Here is a portrait of a wholesome parternship between a human being (Mike) and the machine that allows him to... read more

$7.99

Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel

Just So Stories

Unabridged - all 12 stories included

Rudyard Kipling

Kipling's Just So Stories were among my most favorite books when I was growing up. First, my mother read them to me, then, just as soon as I was able, I would get the book from our library and read them to myself. From start to finish, they always brought laughter, ... read more

$4.00

Just So Stories - Unabridged - all 12 stories included

Carl Larsson's Home, Family and Farm

Paintings from the Swedish Arts and Crafts Movement

Carl Larsson

From Angela: What a delightful surprise to find a documentary with such compelling paintings and descriptions of life at Spadarvet for Carl Larsson in his family. Despite not having a "story" in the traditional sense of the word, I find that ... read more

$31.95

Carl Larsson's Home, Family and Farm - Paintings from the Swedish Arts and Crafts Movement

A Home

Paintings from a Bygone Age

Carl Larsson

Now also available along with the out-of-print books A Family and A Farm in the combined gift edition, ... read more

$20.95

A Home - Paintings from a Bygone Age

The Story of the Snow Children

Sibylle von Olfers

Poppy is gazing out of the window at the snow when, all of a sudden, she sees that the snowflakes are really little Snow Children dancing and whirling in the garden. Soon, they whisk her away to the Snow Queen’s wintry kingdom. From the author of The Story of... read more

$17.95

The Story of the Snow Children

The Story of the Root Children

Large Format

Sibylle von Olfers

The perfect book to follow the seasons! Join Mother Earth as she awakens her Root-Children in the spring and gently guides them through the seasons of the year. Beautifully told and illustrated. For children of all ages, especially 3-7!... read more

$16.95

The Story of the Root Children - Large Format

The Last Little Cat

Meindert DeJong

Meindert DeJong, a Newbery Award-winning author, published The Last Little Cat nearly four decades ago. Now it is back in print to delight us all. The last little cat was born in a kennel, surrounded by dogs and dog cages and dog noises. The little cat was a... read more

$8.95

The Last Little Cat

The Velveteen Rabbit

Margery Williams

A story great enough to last a child a lifetime! A gift of love from a child carries life itself to his favorite stuffed bunny. "What is REAL?" asked the Rabbit one day. "Does it mean having things that buzz inside you and a stick-out handle?" "... read more

$3.99

The Velveteen Rabbit

Pooh's Library

A. A. Milne

Before Disney Studios turned Winnie-the-Pooh into a characature of himself, these stories, illustrated with warmth and love by E. H. Shepard, filled children's and parent's heart with a glowing delight. Fortunately, the originals are still in print and you can discover them,... read more

$52.00

Pooh's Library

The Giving Tree

40th Anniversary Edition with Story CD

Shel Silverstein

It’s probably a good idea to read The Giving Tree first - before looking at the photo of the author on the back of the jacket. Shel Silverstein is one of those people who enjoys presenting the world with a clear invitation to see beyond the surface - in this case ... read more

$19.99

The Giving Tree - 40th Anniversary Edition with Story CD

The Chronicles of Narnia - Complete - Boxed Set

Complete Boxed Set

C. S. Lewis

Our children went to Narnia more times than we can remember and lived and played in that realm for years. It is a wonderful, invigorating journey, filled with high adventure, good friends, and the Beauty that is Truth. We are happy to reintroduce our favorite set: boxed with... read more

$45.00

The Chronicles of Narnia - Complete - Boxed Set - Complete Boxed Set

The Apple Cake

Nienke van Hichtum

A rich and beautiful story, this one. An old lady sets off to market to buy some apples for her cake, taking a basket of plums to trade along the way. As she travels, she meets one person after another to whom she gives what she has brought and from whom she receives a gif... read more

$16.95

The Apple Cake