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Little Bear Box Set

Else Holmelund Minarik

Little Bear has always been my favorite early reader. The stories are so charming, and Little Bear such a fun imaginary friend. Now the first three books are available slipcased as a box set to celebrate Little Bear's thirty-fifth anniversary. Now Little Bear can be enjoyed ... read more

$11.97

Little Bear Box Set

Little Bear

Else Holmelund Minarik

Of all the early/easy reader books I had as a child, this one was by far my favorite. I really identified with Little Bear and read these stories over and over. When it is cold and snowy outside, Mother Bear finds just the right outfit for Little Bear to play in. When he goe... read more

$4.95

Little Bear

Father Bear Comes Home

Else Holmelund Minarik

The adventures of Little Bear continue in this new collection of stories. Little Bear’s father is finally coming home from a long fishing trip. Little Bear is very excited to see him—even if he doesn’t bring the mermaid Little Bear has been hoping for! A delightful Eas... read more

$4.95

Father Bear Comes Home

Little Bear's Friend

Else Holmelund Minarik

More adventures of sweet Little Bear. One summer Little Bear makes friends with a girl named Emily. But when summer ends, Emily must leave. Little Bear is very sad—until he finds a way to stay close to his new friend even when she is far away! Fun for new readers. ... read more

$4.95

Little Bear's Friend

Little Bear's Visit

Else Holmelund Minarik

Little Bear's adventures continue. Little Bear likes to visit Grandmother and Grandfather Bear. He likes Grandfather’s hat and Grandmother’s cooking. But most of all, he loves to listen to their stories! A charming Level 1 Easy Reader. Else Holmelund Minarik firs... read more

$4.95

Little Bear's Visit

A Kiss for Little Bear

Else Holmelund Minarik

Little Bear is so pleased with the picture he has drawn that he asks Hen to take it to his grandmother. Grandmother is so happy with it that she sends him back a thank-you kiss. How the kiss is passed from Grandmother, to Hen, to Cat, to Little Skunk, to a pretty girl skunk,... read more

$4.95

A Kiss for Little Bear

Little Bear and the Marco Polo

Else Holmelund Minarik

Little Bear is back with a long-anticipated sequel to his last adventure. When Little Bear finds Grandfather’s sea captain outfit in the attic, Grandfather shows him something even more exciting — Grandfather’s boat! Else Holmelund Minarik, creator of the first... read more

$4.95

Little Bear and the Marco Polo

My First Snow Children - Board Book

Sibylle von Olfers

* * * Temporarily out of stock. More on the way!! * * *If you order this item it will be shipped in 1-2 weeks. A lively abridgment of the traditional classic, S... read more

$9.95

My First Snow Children - Board Book

My First Root Children - Board Book

Sibylle von Olfers

* * * Temporarily out of stock. More on the way!! * * *If you order this item it will be shipped in 1-2 weeks. The classic, seasonal Story of the Root Children... read more

$9.95

My First Root Children - Board Book

Elsa Beskow Calendar 2019

* * * Temporarily out of stock. More on the way!! * * *If you order this item it will be shipped in 1-2 weeks. Elsa Beskow's picture books have been known and loved for over a century. This month-to-view calendar is... read more

$13.95

Elsa Beskow Calendar 2019

Thumbelina

Hans Christian Andersen

The classic tale of tiny Thumbelina is brought to life by Elsa Beskow's charming illustrations, available in English for the first time in thirty years. Thumbelina is so tiny that her bed is a walnut shell and her bedsheet a rose petal. When a toad steals her away an... read more

$17.95

Thumbelina

An Illustrated Treasury of Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales

The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina, The Princess and the Pea and many more classic stories

Hans Christian Andersen

The wonder and mystery of these well-known and well-loved stories from Hans Christian Anderson here are brought to life with the charming illustrations from Anastasiya Archipova. The stories chosen for this collection are also some of my personal favourites from my own child... read more

$16.95

An Illustrated Treasury of Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales - The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina, The Princess and the Pea and many more classic stories

A Favourite Collection of Grimm's Fairy Tales

Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and many more classic stories

Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm

* * * Temporarily out of stock. More on the way!! * * *If you order this item it will be shipped in 1-2 weeks. A practically perfect selection of thirteen of the best-loved of the Grimm's collected tales, retold wit... read more

$16.95

A Favourite Collection of Grimm's Fairy Tales - Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and many more classic stories

An Illustrated Treasury of Grimm's Fairy Tales

Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Hansel and Gretel and many more classic stories

Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm

Right from the beginning, the Brother's Grimm published these thirty much-loved stories of helpful elves, giants, lads, princesses, faithful servants and wicked queens. For over two hundred years these tales have brought magic and wonder to children and adults alike. ... read more

$24.95

An Illustrated Treasury of Grimm's Fairy Tales - Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Hansel and Gretel and many more classic stories

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The Ballad of Lucy Whipple

Karen Cushman

The author of those great Medieval tales, Catherine, Called Birdie and The Midwife's Apprentice has created another great story - this time set in California during the Gold Rush. California doesn't suit Lucy Whipple - not the name, not the place. But mov... read more

$7.99

The Ballad of Lucy Whipple

The Write Approach - Book 1

Form Drawing for Better Handwriting

Joen Gladich and Paula A. Sassi

The "Write" Approach was conceived first as a self-help tool for adults, but quickly became an invaluable classroom/homeschool resource. Because this approach to improving handwriting clearly identifies not only common problems in handwriting, but also the form drawings th... read more

$14.95

The Write Approach - Book 1 - Form Drawing for Better Handwriting

The Extra Lesson

Movement, Drawing and Painting Exercises to Help Children with Difficulties in Writing, Reading and Arithmetic

Audrey E. McAllen

Audrey McAllen's treasured resource has been revised and expanded -- the result is a work of depth and insight which is even more practical and valuable than before. This edition of The Extra Lesson gives careful and thorough instructions for the remedial ... read more

$33.50

The Extra Lesson - Movement, Drawing and Painting Exercises to Help Children with Difficulties in Writing, Reading and Arithmetic

Sleep

An Unobserved Element in Education

Audrey E. McAllen

One of the first things Rudolf Steiner told the original Waldorf School teachers was: teach the children to breathe and sleep properly. Audrey McAllen, a remedial teacher of no small genius, can be said to have devoted her life's work to this directive. In The ... read more

$14.95

Sleep - An Unobserved Element in Education

The Wonder of Childhood

Stepping into Life

René Querido

This is such a dear little book. René Querido invites us along on two lovely excursions: the first, into the world of the child between ages 0 and 3; the second, into the world of Raphael's Sistine Madonna and then further, to explore what that painting means to ... read more

$6.95

The Wonder of Childhood - Stepping into Life

Early Readers - A First Set of Six Readers

Written and Illustrated by Shelley Davidow

* * * Temporarily out of stock. More on the way!! * * *If you order this item it will be shipped in 1-2 weeks. ... read more

$26.95

Early Readers - A First Set of Six Readers

As My Heart Awakes

A Waldorf Reader

Text by Arthur M Pittis

Wonderful fables and saints tales greet the third grader in this reader designed for the first half of the school year. As with the entire series, each story builds in vocabulary and grammar, one after the other. And, as with all the books, each story is meaningful, intere... read more

$10.00

As My Heart Awakes - A Waldorf Reader

Lazy Jack

Here is a charming fairy tale, retold for beginning readers.  Jack is a well-meaning sort of boy, but he seems to always be following the right instructions at the wrong times.  Yet, despite his mother's consternation, his good will and earnestness lead him to success i... read more

$7.00

Lazy Jack

Sylvain and Jocosa

Magically and suddenly separated from each other, Sylvain and Jocosa who were never happy when they were apart, are forced to wander and search for each other.  How will they find one another again? Their promise to a fairy returns their joy to them. ... read more

$7.00

Sylvain and Jocosa

What Animals Say to Each Other

30 Nature Fables in Rhyme

Jakob Streit

These story rhymes are a joy!  Jakob Streit has managed to capture so much that is essential about different animals and insects, and to do so in such a way as to charm child and adult alike.  We get to listen in as Butterfly talks to Cricket, or Squirrel and Cat convers... read more

$7.00

What Animals Say to Each Other - 30 Nature Fables in Rhyme

Fingerweaving Basics

Gerald L Findley

Weaving is a wonderful handcraft for older students and adults.  It gets the two hemispheres of the brain talking to each other, develops eye/hand/touch coordination, enhances cognitive awareness -- and it's fun and produces useful and beautiful things.  The problem of t... read more

$25.00

Fingerweaving Basics

A Calf for Christmas

Astrid Lindgren

Astrid Lindgren's story is so dear it brings tears to my eyes.  The people in it are so re... read more

$17.95

A Calf for Christmas

Earth, Water, Fire and Air

Playful explorations in the four elements

Walter Kraul

This craft book for children shows how to make a waterwheel, paddle-steamer, propeller plane, parachute, windmill, simple pendulum clock, spinning tops, a little hot-air balloon, and lots more. Some suggestions are simple enough for 6 year olds, others challenging enough f... read more

$25.00

Earth, Water, Fire and Air - Playful explorations in the four elements

The Genius of Natural Childhood

Secrets of Thriving Children

Sally Goddard Blythe

Young children love creative play, stories, nursery rhymes and games.  These are not only good fun, but are also good for the brain. Sally Goddard Blythe analyses why early movement matters, and how games develop children's skills at different stages of developmen... read more

$28.00

The Genius of Natural Childhood - Secrets of Thriving Children

Homemaking as a Social Art

Creating a Home for Body, Soul and Spirit

Veronika van Duin

I longed for a book like this when I was a young mother and wife. I felt so alone in my desire to create a home in which my entire family could thrive. I also felt rather lost and uncertain in the face of the enormous responsibility that entails - I often simply did not kn... read more

$24.00

Homemaking as a Social Art - Creating a Home for Body, Soul and Spirit

Making a Family Home

Shannon Honeybloom

Making a Family Home is a book of real beauty, one both personal and universal. In describing her home and family life, Shannon Honeybloom shows how she made—and how we can make—a house into a real home as she shares her own efforts, hopes, and lessons in maki... read more

$20.00

Making a Family Home

Work and Play in Early Childhood

Freya Jaffke

Work and Play in Early Childhood describes not only what a good Waldorf kindergarten is like, but why these kindergartens are as they as. This book has been out of print for years, and now is available once again. Freya Jaffke's highly readable text is pun... read more

$15.95

Work and Play in Early Childhood

Color

Its Relationship to Soul and Spirit

Lois Schroff

Lois Schroff's Color - Its Relationship to Soul and Spirit highlights the amazing depth of knowing that lies behind the beautiful paintings of watercolorist Liane Collot d'Herbois, whose application of the color theories of Rudolf Steiner and of J. W. von Goethe, ... read more

$21.95

Color - Its Relationship to Soul and Spirit

Commentary on Old Testament Stories

Roy Wilkenson

Mr. Wilkenson summarizes the stories in an easily readable manner and then comments very concisely on their more significant aspects. Rudolf Steiner gave many indications about the Old Testament but they are scattered throughout his work and Mr. Wilkenson has... read more

$15.50

Commentary on Old Testament Stories