CAT 22 B Modern Juveniles 1920+

Catalogue #22, July 2016. ModernJuvenile literature from 1920s onward.
16513 Plowman's Clocks by Uttley, ill Tunnicliffe

Plowman's Clocks.

More memories of country life at the turn of the century.

$85.00

 

17400 Henry Reed's Baby-Sitting Service by Robertson, ill McCloskey.

Henry Reed's Baby-Sitting Service.

Henry and his business associate, Midge Glass, start a very organized daycare for the summer. And the first to appear is a powerful four-year-old called Danny. "Keith Robertson and Robert McCloskey, who might have known or been Henry Reed at one point of their lives, write about and picture him in a way that is both dead-pan serious and riotously funny." dw blurb.

$120.00

 

The Little Good People by Kathleen Foyle, Peter Frazer, ill.

The Little Good People.

Twenty-two Irish legends collected by Kathleen Foyle

$30.00

 

12123 The Change-Child by Curry.

The Change-child.

Curry's third children's novel, a real life adventure/fantasy set in Wales and the kingdom of the Fair Folk during the reign of Elizabeth I.

$25.00

 

12851 Lizard Music by Daniel Pinkwater.

Lizard Music.

Two weeks with his parents and older sister gone: Victor stays up late and does as he pleases. Then he begins to see musical lizards on TV late at night. Victor investigates. A funny book.

$300.00

 

The Snarkout Boys & the Avocado of Death.

The Snarkout Boys & the Avocado of Death.

With coveted "Leonard Prize for Literature" sticker! A very funny, surreal book that's a bit hard to summarize.

$80.00

 

12992 Nicholas and the Wool-Pack written and ill. by Harnett

Nicholas and the Wool-Pack.

Nicholas, a Cotswold wool producer's son, together with his fiancee and his best friend, foils the plotting of two visiting Lombards and saves his father's business. Many detailed illustrations of the trade.

$95.00

 

14511 Enemy at Green Knowe by Boston

An Enemy at Green Knowe

An alchemist involves two boys in black magic of the 1600's that may destroy them.

$115.00

 

14512 Stones of Green Knowe by Boston

The Stones of Green Knowe.

As Roger, a boy of Saxon and Norman heritage, watches the new stone manor house being built to replace their old wooden Saxon Hall, ancient Stone magic allows him to travel backward and foreword through time.

$115.00

 

7851 Tal and the Magic Barruget by Wuorio, ill Bettina.

Tal and the Magic Barruget.

Tal is not interested in spending the summer on the coast of Spain, but an aged Bruja tells him how to find the Barruguet, an imp who lives in a bottle. The Barruguet's charm and astounding powers make it a wonderful vacation after all.

$42.00

 

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