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

The Waldorf Book of Poetry

Discover the Power of Imagination

Edited by David Kennedy

Sometimes when I pick up a new book, I can tell before I even open the cover that there is something magical about it, something exciting and wonderful.  I experience a nearly physical electric thrill that runs from my hand to my heart that has proven over the years to be t... read more

$25.00

The Waldorf Book of Poetry - Discover the Power of Imagination

The Waldorf Book of Animal Poetry

A Literary Noah's Ark

Edited by David Kennedy

Lovely and refreshing! To give your children the gift of these animal poems -- whimsical, lyric, silly, or profound -- is to give them a little piece of magic they will carry for a lifetime. S... read more

$25.00

The Waldorf Book of Animal Poetry - A Literary Noah's Ark

The Fables of Aesop

Edited by Joseph Jacobs

I was so pleased to come upon this book -- it is exactly the same edition of Aesop that I grew up with (at about the same price, too!). Seeing the charming pen-and-ink illustrations was like coming home, and rereading the stories, told so simply, yet with such sparkle that... read more

$4.99

The Fables of Aesop

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

The Jungle Book

Rudyard Kipling

When Rudyard Kipling wrote The Jungle Book, he created a story of such endurance and vitality that more than 100 years later, children are still enthralled with these tales of the boy Mowgli who is raised by wolves in the jungles of India. From the wolves of the S... read more

$3.00

The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book - Hardbound, fully illustrated

Rudyard Kipling

This is a book for the giving and the cherishing.  I think all of us have practically forgotten that books could be produced so well that the holding of them and looking at them become a part of the telling of their story.  This is such a book.  It is consummately types... read more

$30.00

The Jungle Book - Hardbound, fully illustrated

Stories and Poems for Extremely Intelligent Children of all Ages

Selected by Harold Bloom

I actually don't like the title of this book at all, but I love what's inside it. This is simply one of the very best - perhaps the very best - anthologies of "literature gathered with children in mind" ever to be published. Period. I used the phrase "literature gathered w... read more

$19.00

Stories and Poems for Extremely Intelligent Children of all Ages

Little House Books

Laura Ingalls Wilder

When our children were growing up, we read these books together so many times that the pages almost wore out from handling. There is so much about Laura Ingalls Wilder's recreation of her childhood (and that of her husband) that is just exactly right for our very modern ch... read more

$53.55

Little House Books

The Wind in the Willows

Kenneth Grahame

Don't let the price tag fool you - this is the full-sized, unabridged original edition of The Wind in the Willows, complete with all the original Sheperd drawings. Introduce your children to all the wonderful creatures of the Wild Wood: Ratty, the river rat of upsta... read more

$7.99

The Wind in the Willows

The Secret Garden

Frances Hodgson Burnett

We felt that this favorite, wonderful story should be available to children in a volume that reflects its joy and wonder. We were delighted to find that the hardbound edition illustrated by the inimitable Tasha Tudor was still available - this is the one our children grew up... read more

$17.99

The Secret Garden

A Little Princess

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Another of our "family favorites," A Little Princess holds a very special place in our hearts. This is also my favorite edition, beautifully illustrated by Tasha Tudor and typeset with an impeccible sense for readability and graceful form. When Sara Crewe ... read more

$17.99

A Little Princess

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

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

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

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

The Clown of God

Tomie de Paola

Tomie dePaola's retelling of the French legend of the clown whose final gift to God is a selfless outpouring of his talents is gloriously sensitive, graceful and ultimately deeply moving and inspiring. His luminous watercolor illustrations are bright, alive and graceful - ... read more

$7.99

The Clown of God