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From: Library Lady (
Subject:         FS - Picture books, Caldecott, Christmas - many OOP, new listings
Date: November 14, 2012 at 10:56 am PST

Picture Books – Caldecott Award Books – Christmas Books – Classics

I accept Paypal or a money order. Shipping is media mail. $3.25 for the
first book and $.50 for each additional book. If you purchase a large
number of books, I will give you a shipping cost based upon weight to
save you some money.

Want the entire list??? Let’s make a deal!

All books are in very good to excellent condition unless otherwise
HC – hardcover; PB – paperback;

Caldecott award books

Song and Dance Man – Karen Ackerman, illustrated by Stephen Gammell, PB
- $2

The Relatives Came – Cynthia Rylant, illustrated by Stephen Gammell, PB,
delightful! - $2.25

Make Way for Ducklings – Robert McCloskey, PB, gently used - $1.50

Owl Moon - Jane Yolen, HC, privately owned copy - $2.25

Make way for Ducklings – Robert McCloskey, HC, ex-library with dust
jacket and mylar cover - $2.50

Rain Makes Applesauce – Julian Scheer & Marvin Bileck, c. 1964 by
Holiday House, HC, cover shows some light staining, pages clean and
binding fine, Caldecott award book, delightful nonsense poetry - $2.75

Picture Books – can you tell by this selection that really love
children’s picture books from yesteryear??? If you are looking for some
beautiful read-aloud picture books, here are some wonderful suggestions!

Minn of the Mississippi - Holling Clancy Holling, PB - $2.75

Part-Time Dog – Jane Thayer, illustrated by Seymour Fleishman, HC, c.
1954, William and Morrow - $2.75

The PennyWhistle Lunch Box Book – Meredith Brokaw & Annie Gilbar, HC,
ex-library, yummy kid-friendly recipes! - $2.25

The Children’s Hour – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, illustrations by
Glenna Lang, HC, ex-library with dust jacket and mylar cover, c. 1993.
“Of all Longfellow’s beloved poems none is so personal, so sunny, or so
touching as this affectionate love letter to his three daughters.” - $3

Guess How Much I Love You – Sam mcBratney, illustrated by Anita Jeram,
HC with dust jacket - $3

The Story of Ferdinand – Munro leaf, drawings by Robert Lawson, PB - $3

Fee Fi Fo Fum, A Picture Book of Nursery Rhymes – Raymond Briggs, HC,
ex-library, c. 1964 - $3

The Tomten and the Fox – Astrid Lindgren, PB - $2.75

The Beaver Pond – Alvin Tresselt, illustrated by Roger Duvoisin, HC, c.
1971 - $2.50

The Little Engine That could – Watty Piper, HC, library binding - $2.25

The Little Engine That Could – Watty Piper, HC - $2*

Your Baby Signs Parent Kit – The Baby Signs Institute, HC, spiral bound,
includes 2 DVD’s, and a flip chart of common signs - $4

365 Stories and Rhymes for Boys, Parragon Press, c. 2009, 380+ pages -

Indian Two Feet and the Wolf Cubs – Margaret Friskey, HC, ex-library, c.
1971 - $2

The Christian Mother Goose Book of Nursery Rhymes - Marjorie
Ainsborough Decker, illustrated by Sarah Gibb, HC, oversized, c. 2001,
Grosset & Dunlap - $2.25

Ed Emberley’s Great Thumbprint Drawing Book, PB. Easy to follow
directions for drawing. Nice! - $2.50

Miss Rumphius – Barbara Cooney, PB, winner of the American book award -

A House is a House for Me – Mary Ann Hoberman, illustrated by Betty
Fraser, PB. This is one of my very favorite read-aloud books. - $2.50

A House is a House for Me – Mary Ann Hoberman, illustrated by Bettery
fraser, HC. A favorite! - $2.75

Chicken Man – Michelle Edwards, National Jewish Book Award winner, PB -

Close Your Eyes so You can See – Michael Card, illustrations by Stephen
Marchesi, Stories of children in the life of Christ, HC with dust
jacket. Very nice! - $2.75

The Children’s Book of Virtues – William J. Bennett, HC - $3

From Arapesh to Zuni, A Book of Bibleless Peoples – Karen Lewis, PB,
cover creased - $1.50

The Children’s Book of Heroes – William J. Bennett, HC - $3

The Shoemaker and the Elves by the Brothers Grimm, illustrated by
Adrienne Adams, HC, ex-library with dust jacket and mylar cover, c. 1960
- $2.75

Giant Treasury of Peter Rabbit – Beatrix Potter, HC, 92 pages - $3

The Children of the King – Max Lucado, HC with dust jacket, very good
condition - $2.75

Tell Me Why, Eternal Answers to Life’s Timeless Questions – Michael
Card, illustrated by Ron DiCianni, HC - $3

The Cooking Book – Betty Miles, illustrated by Jo Lowrey, HC, c. 1959. I
do love these older books. So sweet! - $2.75

A Uniform for Harry – Caary Jackson, Follett Beginning-to-Read Book, HC,
c. 1962, ex-library - $2.50

Tikki Tikki Tembo – retold by Arlene Mosel, illustrated by Blair Lent,
PB, my oldest son loved this story when he was little. He loved big long
words so he went about the house repeating the name “Tikki tikki tembo-
no sa rembo-chari bari ruchi-pip peri pembo”. Even I still have it
memorized 24 years later! Great classic story. - $2.50

The Little Father – Gelett Burgess, pictures by Richard Egielski, HC,
dust jacket with light wear, c. 1985. Delightful story about a boy whose
father begins shrinking and how the boy tries to protect him. “…there
can be no doubt of Michael’s love and devotion as he thinks up ingenious
ways to keep his little father safe, comfortable and entertained.” -

Small Gifts in God’s Hands – Max Lucado, illustrated by Cheri Bladholm,
HC, very nice condition, gorgeous illustrations, sweet story line -

The Children’s Book of Home and Family – Edited by William J. Bennett,
illustrated by Michael Hague, HC - $3.25

Busy Times – Pathway Publishers, HC, grade 2 reader. Lots of sweet
stories and excellent for reading practice - $2.75

The World of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! – Julie Mooney, HC, 150+ pages.
Lots of fun reading here! - $3

What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know – Preparing Your Child for a
Lifetime of Learning – E.D. Hirsch, Jr, PB, interesting for you, Mom.
Stories and poems to read aloud, things to talk about with your young
child. - $2.75

Christmas Books
The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey – Susan Wojciechowski,
illustrated by P.J. Lynch, HC, dust jacket shows gentle wear. One of my
very favorite stories. Really lovely. - $2.75

Prairie Christmas – Elizabeth Van Steenwyk, illustrated by Ronald
Himler, HC, ex-library with dust jacket and mylar cover - $2.50

The Christmas Day Kitten – James Herriot, HC - $2.75

King of Kings – Susan Hill, illustrated by John Lawrence, HC, ex-library
with dust jacket and mylar cover - $2.50

A Christmas Lullaby – Arch Book, PB - $1.75

Poetry for Young People series and other poetry books

Rudyard Kipling – edited by Eileen Gillooly, illustrated by Jim Sharpe,
PB - $2.50

Teaching Poetry, Yes You can! – Jacqueline Sweeney, grades 4-8, PB, 120
pages - $2.75

The Illustrated Treasury of Poetry for Young People – Grosset & Dunlap,
HC, two volume boxed set, c. 1970, pages and binding in excellent
condition except for some of the spine on one book is chipped off -
$4.50 plus extra shipping, very heavy. Over 300 pages each.

Hall’s Living Library

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