21514 A Room Made of Windows by Cameron, ill Hyman.

A Room Made of Windows.

Julia becomes a writer, looking out from her special room. A wonderful evocation of earlier times in Berkeley. The first Julia Redfern book as written although placed in time at the center of this excellent series.



Piccolo's Prank, written and illustrated by Leo Politi.

Piccolo's Prank.

The organ grinder and his monkey must go up and down Angel's Flight every day. But one day Piccolo climbs under the cable car! Politi preserved a much loved section of Los Angeles through these paintings of the Bunker Hill houses.



21482 A Boat for Peppe by Politi.

A Boat for Peppe.

A story of the Sicilian fishing community in Monterey, California. How Peppe's father was almost lost at sea, the Blessing of the Boats, and a wish come true for Peppe.



Children of the Dust Bowl: The True Story of the School At Weedpatch Camp.

The story of the creation of a community school in California for farm worker families from the Okie migration.



Jelly and the Spaceboat.

Jelly and Rich find themselves with an alien crew heading down the Sacramento, through the Delta, and into the bay. Though technically science fiction, the story is full of the natural history and boating lore of the River.



Stories California Indians Told by Anne Fisher, Ruth Robbins, ill.

Stories California Indians Told.

Twelve authentic tales with more than 40 illustrations inspired by native design. NOTE: This book has been sold.



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