. With beautiful new line art by curtis woodbridge, this provocative story with a contemporary social message The New York Times Book Review will become an instant classic for newly independent readers. She is intelligent and wealthy, as well as beautiful--certainly his equal, he thinks. But what does the mysterious rosamund think? Two-time Newbery Medalist Katherine Patersons critically-acclaimed original fairy tale about an arrogant prince and his search for a bride is now available in a reformatted chapter book edition.
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In this gently humorous tale, master storyteller Astrid Lindgren takes us through a year in the lives and customs of six Swedish children living on a group of three farms in the countryside.
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. Used book in Good Condition. By the time he reaches the eighth grade, breezy story set in 1960s Cleveland, Rufus makes more than a gallon -- he makes a million! This fun, Ohio contains many real-life mathematical problems which the characters must solve to succeed in their budding business. Sixth-grader rufus Mayflower doesn't set out to become a millionaire.
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Emily's Runaway ImaginationHarperCollins 2724333537894 #ad - Used book in Good Condition. But can she use her lively mind to help bring a library to Pitchfork?Adventure is pretty scarce in Pitchfork, Oregon. So why shouldn't emily bleach dad's old plow horse or try some of her other ideas? "Written with Cleary's customary warmth and humor. The time of the story, about 1920, is delightfully brought to life.
Booklistadventure is pretty scarce in Pitchfork, Oregon. So why shouldn't emily bleach dad's old plow horse or try some of her other ideas? "Written with Cleary's customary warmth and humor. The time of the story, about 1920, is delightfully brought to life. Booklist Puffin. HarperCollins. Her runaway imagination leads her to bleach a horse, hold a very scary sleepover, and feed the hogs an unusual treat.
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Horses were in Annie Bronn's blood. HarperCollins. Hmh books for Young Readers. Greenwillow Books. Used book in Good Condition. Readers will cheer her on, all the way to the White House, in her struggle to preserve these beautiful creatures from extinction. Puffin.
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