Wordsworth - Children's

Wordsworth - Children's

Wordsworth - Children's

Wordsworth - Children's

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WHAT KATY DID
SUSAN COOLIDGE    Book Number: 23966
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Katy Carr is untidy, tall and gangling and lives with her brothers and sisters planning for the day when she will be "beautiful and beloved, and amiable as an angel". An accidental fall from a swi...
TALES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
LANG    Book Number: 23982
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The beautiful Scheherazade's royal husband threatens to kill her, so each night she diverts him by weaving wonderful tales of fantastic adventure, leaving each story unfinished so that he spares he...
LITTLE PRINCE
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY    Book Number: 23990
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The Little Prince is a classic tale of equal appeal to children and adults. On one level it is the story of an airman's discovery in the desert of a small boy from anaother planet - the Little Pri...
GRIMM: COMPLETE FAIRY TALES
Grimm, Brothers    Book Number: 27083
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The Brothers Grimm rediscovered a host of fairy tales, telling of princes and princesses in their castles, witches in their towers and forests, of giants and dwarves, of fabulous animals and dark d...
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN: The Complete Fairy Tales
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN    Book Number: 27084
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For 150 years his stories have been delighting both adults and children. Packed with a light-hearted whimsy combined with a mature wisdom they are as entrancing as ever. Here are all of Andersen's ...
WHAT KATY DID AT SCHOOL AND  WHAT KATY DID NEXT
SUSAN COOLIDGE    Book Number: 38767
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Continues the story of the high-spirited and rebellious American girl, Katy Carr, and her family, who first appeared in What Katy Did. What Katy Did at School is a compelling tale of the intrigues ...
PERRAULT'S FAIRY TALES
TRANLATED BY A. E. JOHNSON    Book Number: 46623
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Eight of the twelve tales in this book are from the master hand of Charles Perrault (1628-1703). It is true to say that as long as there are children to listen spellbound to the adventures of 'Cin...
THE LITTLE PRINCE AND OTHER COMPLETE STORIES
Unknown    Book Number: 63240
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The Little Prince is a modern parable for our time, of equal appeal to children and adults. This much loved story is joined by the following classic titles, to give a collection that has something ...
IRISH FAIRY TALES
JOSEPH JACOBS    Book Number: 36260
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The captivating Irish stories collected in this new edition include both comic tales such as Paddy O'Kelly and the Weasel, and tales of heroes from ancient literature such as How Cormac Mac Art Wen...
ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND & THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
LEWIS CARROLL    Book Number: 23780
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This selection of Carroll's works includes 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' and its sequel, 'Through the Looking-Glass', both containing the famous illustrations by Sir John Tenniel. The simple l...
TALES FROM KING ARTHUR
LANG    Book Number: 23981
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In this selection of plays by the master folklorist Andrew Lang, the reader is taken into the romantic world of the gallant Knights of the Round Table and their courageous and chivalrous deeds, fai...
TREASURE ISLAND
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON    Book Number: 23997
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'Fifteen men on the dead man's chest, Yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rum!' Treasure Island is a tale of pirates and villains, maps, treasure and shipwreck, and is perhaps the best adventure story ever wr...
RAILWAY CHILDREN
E. NESBIT    Book Number: 100411
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When Father goes away with two strangers one evening, the lives of Roberta, Peter and Phyllis are shattered. They and their mother have to move from their comfortable London home to go and live in ...
ROBIN HOOD
HENRY GILBERT    Book Number: 10840
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The best-loved outlaw of all time is celebrated by Henry Gilbert who tells of the adventures of the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest - Robin himself, Little John, Friar Tuck, Will Scarlet and Alan-a-Da...
CORAL ISLAND
R. M. BALLANTYNE    Book Number: 23960
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The story opens with the shipwreck on a Pacific island of the young friends Ralph Rover, Jack Martin and Peterkin Gay. Despite the pleasurable presence on their island of delicious breadfruit, coco...
PETER PAN AND PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS
J. M. BARRIE    Book Number: 23961
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The magical Peter Pan comes to the night nursery of the Darling children, Wendy, John and Michael. He teaches them to fly, then takes them through the sky to Never-Never Land, where they find Red I...
ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES: SELECTED STORIES
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN    Book Number: 23958
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Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) was born in Odense, the son of a shoemaker. His early life was wretched, but he was adopted by a patron and became a short-story writer, novelist and playwright...
A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON    Book Number: 23993
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The 64 poems in A Child's Garden of Verses are a masterly evocation of childhood from the author of 'Treasure Island' and 'Kidnapped'. They are full of delightful irony, wit and the fantasy worlds ...
KIDNAPPED

New KIDNAPPED

ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON    Book Number: 23995
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Set in Scotland in 1751, Kidnapped remains one of the most exciting adventure stories ever written. It tells of how young David Balfour, orphaned, and betrayed by his uncle Ebenezer who should have...
SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON
JOHANN RUDOLF WYSS    Book Number: 24001
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This story tells of the happy discovery of the wonders of natural history by a family shipwrecked on a desert island, who remain united through all the adversities they encounter. Inspired by Robi...
LITTLE PRINCESS
Burnett, Hodgson    Book Number: 20420
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Motherless Sara Crewe was sent home from India to school at Miss Minchin's. Her father was immensely rich and she became "show pupil" - a little princess. Then her father dies and his wealth disapp...
WATER BABIES
CHARLES KINGSLEY    Book Number: 10832
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Tom, a poor orphan, is employed by the villainous chimney sweep Grimes to climb up inside flues to clear away the soot. While engaged in this dreadful task he loses his way and emerges in the bedro...
HEIDI

New HEIDI

JOHANNA SPYRI    Book Number: 23991
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Heidi is the heart-warming tale of a small girl's power for good, and it has remained a firm favourite since it was published over 100 years ago. It tells of the orphan Heidi and her idyllic exist...
LITTLE WOMEN & GOOD WIVES
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT    Book Number: 52546
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Describes the family life of the four March sisters living in a small New England community, Meg, the eldest, is pretty and wishes to be a lady; Jo, at 15 is ungainly and unconventional with an amb...
FIVE CHILDREN AND IT
E. NESBIT    Book Number: 23989
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Its eyes were on long horns like a snail's eyes… it had ears like a bat's ears, and its tubby body was shaped like a spider's and covered with thick, soft fur… and it had hands and feet like a monk...
SECRET GARDEN
FRANCES HODGESON BURNETT    Book Number: 23964
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Mary Lennox was horrid. Selfish and spoilt, she was sent to stay with her hunchback uncle in Yorkshire. She hated it. But when she finds the way into a secret garden and begins to tend it, a chang...
THE CHILDREN OF THE NEW FOREST
MARRYATT    Book Number: 23985
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Cavalier and Roundhead battle it out in the turbulent setting of the English Civil war and provide the background for this classic tale of four orphans as they face adversity, survival in the fores...
ANNE OF GREEN GABLES & ANNE OF AVONLEA
L. M. MONTGOMERY    Book Number: 23987
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When the Cuthberts send to an orphanage for a boy to help them at Green Gables, their farm in Canada, they are astonished when a talkative little girl steps off the train. Anne, red-headed, pugnac...
COMPLETE NONSENSE
EDWARD LEAR    Book Number: 20320
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The Owl and the Pussy-Cat, Calico Pie and The Pobble Who Has No Toes, together with Edward Lear's crazy limericks, have entertained adults and children alike for over 100 years. This edition, illus...
AESOP'S FABLES
AESOP    Book Number: 23956
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Aesop's celebrated collection of fables has always been popular with both adults and children. These simple tales embody truths so powerful, the titles of the individual fables - the fox and the gr...
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