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Product Description: A beautiful companion to Demi's classic The Empty Pot.In this new Chinese fable, Ping returns and deals with the selfish and greedy Tan Tan, who owns a beautiful house and a beautiful shady tree, but who does not share. Ping turns Tan Tan's greed into his own gain, but even with his new-found wealth, Ping is true to his generous nature―there is room for everyone...read more
By Demi

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9781627797696 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, October 25, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A beautiful companion to Demi's classic The Empty Pot.

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Product Description: From a small log cabin in Kentucky to the steps of the White House, Abraham Lincoln rose from humble beginnings to the very height of prominence and prestige. Leading America through the momentous events of the Civil War, the Emancipation Proclamation, and the abolition of slavery, the story of "Honest Abe" is one that all children should know...read more
By Demi

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9781937786502 | Wisdom Tales, February 7, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From a small log cabin in Kentucky to the steps of the White House, Abraham Lincoln rose from humble beginnings to the very height of prominence and prestige.

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Product Description: As a little seed one day will become a great tree, as a flowing river can carve a mighty rock... One day the work you do will show too! Even as a young boy in eleventh-century China, Su Shih was clearly special. After finding a rare inkstone, he began to write stories and verses expressing his love of the natural world...read more
By Demi

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9781620142325 | Lee & Low Books, August 15, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: As a little seed one day will become a great tree, as a flowing river can carve a mighty rock.

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Product Description: On a secluded island, in a faraway sea, the animals live in peace and prosperity. But one day, the winds of fate bring humans to their shore. Down come trees and up go houses, farms, and a bustling market. The humans capture the animals and put them to work...read more
By Demi (illustrator)

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9781937786373 | Wisdom Tales, April 22, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: On a secluded island, in a faraway sea, the animals live in peace and prosperity.

By Demi

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9781427260161 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, February 10, 2015), cover price $12.99

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Product Description: The importance of al-Ghazali in the intellectual and spiritual history of both the Western and Islamic world cannot be too highly estimated. He is considered to be the savior of Islam because in his 40-volume opus magnum, The Revival of the Religion Sciences, he clarifies the spiritual meanings and inner purposes of every aspect of the Islamic faith...read more
By Demi (illustrator)

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9781941610121 | Fons Vitae, June 1, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The importance of al-Ghazali in the intellectual and spiritual history of both the Western and Islamic world cannot be too highly estimated.

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Product Description: A story about human dignity, demonstrating how one can, in fact, say no when a choice presented does not align with one s inner human dignity, Journey to the Unknown relates the story of Jesse an orphan boy from China whose trials and seeming misfortunes are an inspiration for any reader...read more
By Demi (illustrator)

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9781891785702, titled "The Journey to the Unknown" | Fons Vitae, June 1, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A story about human dignity, demonstrating how one can, in fact, say no when a choice presented does not align with one s inner human dignity, Journey to the Unknown relates the story of Jesse an orphan boy from China whose trials and seeming misfortunes are an inspiration for any reader.

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Product Description: Eating bamboo shoots with chopsticks three feet long? Impossible, you say. Not if you are a playful panda and learn to share and work together with your friends! In her beautifully illustrated new book, award-winning author, Demi, presents ten classic animal stories, each containing important moral lessons for little hearts and minds to absorb...read more
By Demi

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9781937786168 | Wisdom Tales, August 1, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Eating bamboo shoots with chopsticks three feet long?

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9780318047515, titled "Natural and Artificial Harmonics for the Guitar" | Revised edition (David Winters Music, April 1, 1985), cover price $8.00 | also contains Natural and Artificial Harmonics for the Guitar

Creation, Duration and Termination; Grounds for Termination; Illegality and Frustration of Purpose; Fitness for Use; Destruction of the Premises; Interference with the Tenant's Possession and Use of the Premises; Holdover Problem; Express Covenants to Repair; Duty to Repair in the Absence of an Express Covenant; Statutory Duty to Repair; Implied Warranty of Habitability; Retaliatory Eviction; Tort Liability for Injury to Persons and Property Inside and Outside the Leased Property; Ordinary Wear and Tear; Waste; Assignment and Sublease; Covenants Against Transfer of the Tenant's Interest; Transfers by the Landlord; Covenants Running with the Land; Rent and Security Deposits; Landlord's Lien; Distress for Rent; Extensions and Renewals.
By Demi (illustrator)

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9781937786212 | Wisdom Tales, July 1, 2014, cover price $17.95

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9780314971890, titled "Landlord and Tenant Law in a Nutshell" | 2nd edition (West Group, February 1, 1986), cover price $15.95 | also contains Landlord and Tenant Law in a Nutshell | About this edition: Creation, Duration and Termination; Grounds for Termination; Illegality and Frustration of Purpose; Fitness for Use; Destruction of the Premises; Interference with the Tenant's Possession and Use of the Premises; Holdover Problem; Express Covenants to Repair; Duty to Repair in the Absence of an Express Covenant; Statutory Duty to Repair; Implied Warranty of Habitability; Retaliatory Eviction; Tort Liability for Injury to Persons and Property Inside and Outside the Leased Property; Ordinary Wear and Tear; Waste; Assignment and Sublease; Covenants Against Transfer of the Tenant's Interest; Transfers by the Landlord; Covenants Running with the Land; Rent and Security Deposits; Landlord's Lien; Distress for Rent; Extensions and Renewals.

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Product Description: The Fantastic Adventures of Krishna tells the enchanting tale of the child Krishna, who is sent by the God Vishnu to aid humanity. Hidden amongst the poor cowherds, Krishna uses his miraculous powers to fight an evil demon king who has overthrown the peaceful kingdom of Mathura...read more
By Demi

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9781937786052 | Wisdom Tales, March 16, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The Fantastic Adventures of Krishna tells the enchanting tale of the child Krishna, who is sent by the God Vishnu to aid humanity.

By Demi

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9781885008459 | Shens Books & Supplies, September 1, 2012, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Born in 1451 in the seafaring nation of Genoa in northern Italy, Christopher Columbus grew up watching ships sail into the harbor loaded with riches from Egypt, Spain, England, and Belgium. Columbus was convinced that he could gain gold, silk, ivory, and much personal wealth for himself if he were to sail west from Europe to the East and trade with China and India...read more
By Demi

Hardcover:

9780761461678 | Amazon Childrens Pub, September 18, 2012, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Born in 1451 in the seafaring nation of Genoa in northern Italy, Christopher Columbus grew up watching ships sail into the harbor loaded with riches from Egypt, Spain, England, and Belgium.

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Product Description: Recognized as one of the greatest masterpieces of Buddhist literature, the teachings of Hui Neng have brought joy and inspiration to countless people since they were first written down in the sixth century. An illiterate woodcutter who was instantly enlightened, Hui Neng went on to become the Sixth Patriarch of Zen Buddhism...read more
By Demi (illustrator) and Tze-Si Huang (trans)

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9781936597185 | World Wisdom Books, August 16, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Recognized as one of the greatest masterpieces of Buddhist literature, the teachings of Hui Neng have brought joy and inspiration to countless people since they were first written down in the sixth century.

By Demi

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9780761459538 | Amazon Childrens Pub, September 1, 2011, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: Demi uses her amazing talent to present the life of King Tut in stunning detail. The magnificent illustrations- resplendent with gold foil and rich colors- transport readers to Ancient Egypt where they learn about the boy pharaoh's life and times.
By Demi

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9788426138347 | Juventud, June 30, 2011, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: Demi uses her amazing talent to present the life of King Tut in stunning detail.

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Product Description: His famous book, The Travels of Marco Polo, indicates that he was a man of extraordinary bravery, brilliance, and strength. Demi recounts the remarkable tale of Marco Polo's journey. Inspired by the eastern culture of the 13th century, she painted the book with Chinese inks and gold overlays and used a mixture of Chinese and Indian embroidery and Italian, Arabian, and Persian designs of gold and ink on silk in the borders and frames for her artwork...read more
By Demi

Hardcover:

9788426137616 | Juventud, December 20, 2010, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: His famous book, The Travels of Marco Polo, indicates that he was a man of extraordinary bravery, brilliance, and strength.

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Product Description: This is a story about a boy who loves flowers but is unable to grow one in the emperor's contest. Demi's exquisite art and beautifully simple text show how Ping's seeming failure is turned around in this satisfying tale of honesty rewarded.
By Demi

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9788426138064 | Italian edition edition (Juventud, December 20, 2010), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This is a story about a boy who loves flowers but is unable to grow one in the emperor's contest.

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Product Description: Born a prince of Macedonia in 356 BCE, Alexander the Great became one of the greatest military leaders of all time. He conquered the entire Persian Empire, defeating King Darius III four times. He invaded India, defeating a seven-foot-tall Indian king and extending the boundaries of his empire into most of Asia...read more
By Demi

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9780761457008 | Two Lions, September 1, 2010, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Born a prince of Macedonia in 356 BCE, Alexander the Great became one of the greatest military leaders of all time.

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Her childhood years, her religious education, her special callings, and her great humanitarian deeds are presented in an informative biography about Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, an incredible woman who devoted her life to helping the poorest people around the world by founding the Missionaries of Charity.
By Demi

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9780689864070 | Margaret K McElderry, January 25, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A biography of Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, known as Mother Teresa, who spent most of her life serving 'the poorest of the poor' in Calcutta, India.

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Product Description: A simple retelling of the travels of 17th century Japanese poet, Basho, across his island homeland. The book includes examples of the haiku verses he composed.
By Demi (illustrator) and Dawnine Spivak

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9781442409361 | Atheneum, November 24, 2009, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: A simple retelling of the travels of 17th century Japanese poet, Basho, across his island homeland.

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9780689807763 | Atheneum, April 1, 1997, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A simple retelling of the travels of seventeenth-century Japanese poet, Basho, across his island homeland and includes examples of the haiku verses he composed

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Product Description: As a boy, Genghis Khan inherited the role of leader after his father’s death. As a man, he earned it—by fiercely protecting his people, no matter the cost, and by demanding total loyalty from those he led. His is a story of courage and survival, sacrifice and death...read more
By Demi

Hardcover:

9780761455479 | Amazon Childrens Pub, March 1, 2009, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: As a boy, Genghis Khan inherited the role of leader after his father’s death.

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Product Description: Born in Afghanistan in the thirteenth century, Rumi settled in Turkey and became a great mystical poet. From a holy man, Shamsuddin, Rumi learned to listen for the sacred sound of God within himself. When his creative spirit was awakned, he recited more than 50,000 rhymed couplets...read more
By Demi

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9780761455271 | Amazon Childrens Pub, March 1, 2009, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Born in Afghanistan in the thirteenth century, Rumi settled in Turkey and became a great mystical poet.

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Product Description: One day a young girl named Feng Huang finds a phoenix feather that has fallen from the sky. When she tries to draw the magical bird and share her inspiration, no one is able to tell what it is. Luckily for Feng Huang, the Queen Phoenix sees her troubles and swoops down from the heavens to offer her help...read more
By Demi

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9781416953470 | Margaret K McElderry, September 9, 2008, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: One day a young girl named Feng Huang finds a phoenix feather that has fallen from the sky.

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A poor young boy in China yearns for wealth and power, until a magician gives him a magic pillow that brings dreams of what would happen if his wishes came true.
By Demi

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9781416924708 | Margaret K McElderry, June 3, 2008, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A poor young boy in China yearns for wealth and power, until a magician gives him a magic pillow that brings dreams of what would happen if his wishes came true.

Product Description: A poor boy who longs to paint is given a magic brush that brings to life whatever he pictures.
By Demi

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9780805008012 | Reprint edition (Square Fish, June 1, 1988), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: A poor boy who longs to paint is given a magic brush that brings to life whatever he pictures.

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9780805002201 | Henry Holt & Co, November 1, 1980, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A poor boy who longs to paint is given a magic brush that brings to life whatever he pictures.

Reinforced:

9780606038454 | Demco Media, June 1, 1988, cover price $15.80 | About this edition: A poor boy who longs to paint is given a magic brush that brings to life whatever he pictures.

Prebinding:

9781435285866 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 22, 2008), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A poor boy who longs to paint is given a magic brush that brings to life whatever he pictures.
9780833513069 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $19.65 | About this edition: A poor boy who longs to paint is given a magic brush that brings to life whatever he pictures.

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