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Product Description: An old man lives alone on a bluff overlooking the sea, tends his garden and waits. Only when the whales return each year to the bay in front of his cottage is his loneliness eased. Until, one day, an unexpected visitor arrives.    Waiting for the Whales illuminates the unique friendship between grandparent and child and celebrates the restorative power of the natural world...read more
By Ron Lightburn (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781459813786 | New anv edition (Orca Book Pub, September 27, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: An old man lives alone on a bluff overlooking the sea, tends his garden and waits.

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Product Description: With a glow-in-the-dark cover and zany art, this is a book about "garbage" that transforms and mutates into a grotesque, greedy monster devouring everything in its path, Frankenstink is sure to be a hit with kids who do not like to clean up...read more

Hardcover:

9781770496941, titled "Frankenstink!: Garbage Gone Bad" | Tundra Books, March 10, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: With a glow-in-the-dark cover and zany art, this is a book about "garbage" that transforms and mutates into a grotesque, greedy monster devouring everything in its path, Frankenstink is sure to be a hit with kids who do not like to clean up.

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Product Description: As Rick Hansen wheels around the globe on his incredible Man in Motion World Tour, the children he meets are encouraged to dream their own dreams and work to make them come true. Readers also discover little-known facts about the great journey...read more
By Ron Lightburn (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781553655299 | Greystone Books, March 12, 2013, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Book by

Paperback:

9781771002684 | Greystone Books, November 12, 2013, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: As Rick Hansen wheels around the globe on his incredible Man in Motion World Tour, the children he meets are encouraged to dream their own dreams and work to make them come true.

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Product Description: Traditional “juba” rhythms have a long history. They originated in Nigeria as hand-clapping games. People who were brought to the New World as slaves fought hard to keep their culture alive against terrible odds. They transformed “juba” rhythms into work songs that were passed down orally...read more
By Ron Lightburn (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780887769757 | Tundra Books, September 13, 2011, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Traditional “juba” rhythms have a long history.

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Product Description: A wonderful story of the pumpkin people from the illustrator of How Smudge Came. Constructed from cornstalks, straw and, of course, pumpkins, these folkloric figures appear all over town, sauntering down the sidewalk, sitting in a tree or cavorting on a lawn chair...read more
By Ron Lightburn (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781551096810 | Nimbus Pub Ltd, April 1, 2009, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A wonderful story of the pumpkin people from the illustrator of How Smudge Came.

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Product Description: I am a princess in the castle keep.I am a pirate on the high seas.I am a cowboy on the lone prairie.I am a wild girl, alone in my stouthearted tree.So begins the story of Wild Girl & Gran - a young girl and her grandmother who become companions in imagination, schemers in adventure and free-spirited in friendship...read more
By Nan Gregory and Ron Lightburn (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780889952218 | Red Deer Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Wild Girl spends her days playing in the boughs of her favorite tree while her Gran sits below, knitting, but after Gran falls ill and dies, Wild Girl grieves for the loss of their special friendship.

Paperback:

9780889953642 | Red Deer Pr, September 30, 2006, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: I am a princess in the castle keep.

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Using his grand imagination, a young boy transforms his birthday party into a fantastical adventure where his parents become the fierce protectors of the party, the dog and cat transform into the guardians of the gifts, and he turns into the clever hero attempting to outwit them all before the big event takes place! Simultaneous.
By Sharon Jennings and Ron Lightburn (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781550379440 | Annick Pr, February 4, 2006, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A young boy lives a fairy tale when he tries to conquer fierce dragons--his dog and cat--and avoid capture while trying to get the treasure--a table full of sweet treats.

School and Library:

9781550379457 | Annick Pr, February 4, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A young boy lives a fairy tale when he tries to conquer fierce dragons--his dog and cat--and avoid capture while trying to get the treasure--a table full of sweet treats.

Cindy, who has to work all day, fights to keep the small stray dog she finds on the street
By Nan Gregory and Ron Lightburn (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780889951433 | Ill edition (Orca Book Pub, January 1, 1996), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Cindy, who has to work all day, fights to keep the small stray dog she finds on the street

Paperback:

9780889951617 | Red Deer Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Cindy is developmentally challenged and no pets are allowed in the home where she lives, so she must hide her new-found puppy in her room until she can find someone to care for him.
9780802775221 | Reprint edition (Walker & Co, March 1, 1997), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Cindy, who has to work all day, fights to keep the small stray dog she finds on the street

Reinforced:

9780606171335 | Demco Media, June 1, 1997, cover price $15.80 | About this edition: Cindy, who has to work all day, fights to keep the small stray dog she finds on the street

Prebinding:

9780613027977 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.25 | About this edition: Cindy, who has to work all day, fights to keep the small stray dog she finds on the street

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Watching the whales, a young girl is reminded of her grandfather and the times they spent together

Hardcover:

9780920501665 | Orca Book Pub, June 1, 1991, cover price $20.01 | About this edition: Watching the whales, a young girl is reminded of her grandfather and the times they spent together

Paperback:

9780920501962 | Orca Book Pub, July 1, 1998, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Watching the whales, a young girl is reminded of her grandfather and the times they spent together

School and Library:

9780399225154 | Reprint edition (Philomel Books, April 1, 1993), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A lonely old man who waits each year to see the orcas swim past his house imparts his love of the whales to his granddaughter

Reinforced:

9780606141420 | Demco Media, June 1, 1991, cover price $17.56 | About this edition: Watching the whales, a young girl is reminded of her grandfather and the times they spent together

Prebinding:

9780613864534 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 1998, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: Watching the whales, a young girl is reminded of her grandfather and the times they spent together

Robin finds a wounded bald eagle and, with the help of a veterinarian, nurses her back to health
By Ron Lightburn (illustrator) and Sheryl McFarlane

Paperback:

9781551431253 | Orca Book Pub, September 1, 1998, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Robin finds a wounded bald eagle and, with the help of a veterinarian, nurses her back to health

School and Library:

9780399226953 | Philomel Books, April 1, 1995, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Robin finds a wounded bald eagle and, with the help of a veterinarian, nurses her back to health

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