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Product Description: Where those kings are headed is a mystery, but no travelers ever had such a jolly time. Here is a royal romp through a tongue-twisting paradise.

Prebinding:

9780833544735 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.30 | About this edition: Where those kings are headed is a mystery, but no travelers ever had such a jolly time.

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Seventeen kings and forty-two elephants romp with a variety of jungle animals during their journey through a wild, wet night

School and Library:

9780803704589 | Dial Books for Young Readers, October 1, 1987, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Seventeen kings and forty-two elephants romp with a variety of jungle animals during their journey through a wild, wet night

During his first twenty-four hours after finishing high school, seventeen-year-old Ellis unexpectedly becomes part of an inner-city world far different from his comfortable life, which helps him deal with his best friend's recent suicide.

Hardcover:

9780689838842 | Margaret K McElderry, October 1, 2000, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: During his first twenty-four hours after finishing high school, seventeen-year-old Ellis unexpectedly becomes part of an inner-city world far different from his comfortable life, which helps deal with his best friend's recent suicide.

Paperback:

9780689839030 | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, October 1, 2001), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: During his first twenty-four hours after finishing high school, seventeen-year-old Ellis unexpectedly becomes part of an inner-city world far different from his comfortable life, which helps him deal with his best friend's recent suicide.

Reinforced:

9780606216098 | Demco Media, July 1, 2001, cover price $18.56 | About this edition: During his first twenty-four hours after finishing high school, seventeen-year-old Ellis unexpectedly becomes part of an inner-city world far different from his comfortable life, which helps him deal with his best friend's recent suicide.

Prebinding:

9780613732666 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: During his first twenty-four hours after finishing high school, seventeen-year-old Ellis unexpectedly becomes part of an inner-city world far different from his comfortable life, which helps him deal with his best friend's recent suicide.

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Paperback:

9788434885660, titled "Al borde del acantilado / At the edge of the cliff" | Ediciones Sm, February 6, 2002, cover price $12.95

Seventeen-year-old Roland discovers that an unpopular girl in his school is studying alchemy and finds that their destiny is linked with that of a power-hungry magician.

Paperback:

9780689850547 | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, July 27, 2004), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Roland discovers that an unpopular girl in his school is studying alchemy and finds that their destiny is linked with that of a power-hungry magician.
9780007131358 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, November 4, 2002, cover price $10.40 | About this edition: Roland has everything a young man could wish for.

School and Library:

9780689850530 | Margaret K McElderry, April 1, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Roland discovers that an unpopular girl in his school is studying alchemy and finds that their destiny is linked with that of a power-hungry magician.

Reinforced:

9780606307437 | Demco Media, October 30, 2004, cover price $16.80 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Roland discovers that an unpopular girl in his school is studying alchemy and finds that their destiny is linked with that of a power-hungry magician.

Prebinding:

9781417635566 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2004, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Roland discovers that an unpopular girl in his school is studying alchemy and finds that their destiny is linked with that of a power-hungry magician.

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Having trouble adjusting to her new stepfamily, Jake Raven feels like she is from another planet--until she meets Bond, a true alien, who needs Jake's help or life on Earth may never be the same. Reprint. K. PW.

Hardcover:

9781850899747 | Large print edition (Abc-Clio Inc, July 1, 1989), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Called "compelling" by Madeleine L'Engle and written by a two-time Carnegie Award-winning author, this story about a young girl in a new stepfamily, who meets a real alien, is being reissued with an enticing new goosebumps-style Apple cover for wider appeal.

Paperback:

9780590448987 | Reprint edition (Apple, May 1, 1994), cover price $3.25 | About this edition: Bond, a young alien preparing for a rite-of-passage on Earth, becomes the catalyst in uniting alienated stepsiblings--Jake, her stepsister Dora, and her little brother, Lewis--as they hide Bond from intergalactic villains capable of altering time

School and Library:

9780590403207 | Scholastic, August 1, 1986, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Bond, a young alien preparing for a rite-of-passage on Earth, becomes the catalyst in uniting alienated stepsiblings--Jake, his stepsister Dora, and her little brother, Lewis--as they hide Bond from intergalactic villains capable of altering time

Reinforced:

9780606061711 | Demco Media, May 1, 1994, cover price $9.20 | About this edition: Bond, a young alien preparing for a rite-of-passage on Earth, becomes the catalyst in uniting alienated stepsiblings--Jake, her stepsister Dora, and her little brother, Lewis--as they hide Bond from intergalactic villains capable of altering time

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781740300742 | Unabridged edition (Bolinda Audio, January 30, 2004), cover price $24.00

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When a baby refuses to eat his oatmeal, he causes unhappiness in a number of people and animals and begins a chain of events resulting in his correcting his ways
By Madeline Beasley (illustrator) and Margaret Mahy

Library:

9780516089768 | Childrens Pr, May 1, 1987, cover price $13.27 | About this edition: When a baby refuses to eat his oatmeal, he causes unhappiness in a number of people and animals and begins a chain of events resulting in his correcting his ways

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Sam Appleby's father won't let him have any war toys, but when Buckbounder, a notorious bank robber with springs on his shoes to help him escape, tries to rob the bank while Sam and his father are there, they discover that a balloon, a sunflower, and a chocolate cake can be powerful weapons.Sam Appleby's father won't let him have any war toys, but when Buckbounder, a notorious bank robber, tries to rob the bank while Sam and his father are there, they discover that ordinary objects can be powerful weapons.

Hardcover:

9780670876976 | Viking Childrens Books, March 1, 1998, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Sam Appleby's father won't let him have any war toys, but when Buckbounder, a notorious bank robber, tries to rob the bank while Sam and his father are there, they discover that a balloon, a sunflower, and a chocolate cake can be powerful weapons

Paperback:

9780140566666 | Reprint edition (Puffin, February 1, 2000), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Sam Appleby's father won't let him have any war toys, but when Buckbounder, a notorious bank robber with springs on his shoes to help him escape, tries to rob the bank while Sam and his father are there, they discover that a balloon, a sunflower, and a chocolate cake can be powerful weapons.

Prebinding:

9780613284158 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $14.15 | About this edition: Sam Appleby's father won't let him have any war toys, but when Buckbounder, a notorious bank robber with springs on his shoes to help him escape, tries to rob the bank while Sam and his father are there, they discover that a balloon, a sunflower, and a chocolate cake can be powerful weapons.

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Product Description: Book by Mahy, Margaret
By Margaret Chamberlain (illustrator) and Margaret Mahy

Hardcover:

9780745114071 | Large print edition (Chivers, December 1, 1991), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Book by Mahy, Margaret

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Product Description: In the first of these two short stories, Bassington, a rich little boy who has never had a birthday, decides to steal one from Mrs. Herringbone and Joanna Joy. In the second story, headmistress Tatiana Taffeta seeks an affluent farmer's hand in marriage.

Hardcover:

9780879237202 | 1 edition (David R Godine Pub, April 1, 1988), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In the first of these two short stories, Bassington, a rich little boy who has never had a birthday, decides to steal one from Mrs.
9780416597202, titled "Birthday Burglar and a Very Wicked Headmistress" | Routledge Kegan & Paul, June 1, 1987, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: In the first of these two short stories, Bassington, a rich little boy who has never had a birthday, decides to steal one from Mrs.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780745185279 | Chivers Audio Books, March 1, 1990, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In the first of these two short stories, Bassington, a rich little boy who has never had a birthday, decides to steal one from Mrs.

In the first of these two short stories, Bassington, a rich little boy who has never had a birthday, decides to steal one from Mrs. Herringbone and Joanna Joy. In the second story, headmistress Tatiana Taffeta seeks an affluent farmer's hand in marriage.

Paperback:

9780688124700 | Reprint edition (Beech Tree Books, September 1, 1993), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Bassington, a rich little boy who has never had a birthday, decides to steal one from Mrs.

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Product Description: Relates the tangled events that lead the students of the Unexpected School on Hurricane Peak to foil the wicked Sir Quincey and his accomplices and to solve several mysteries.

Hardcover:

9780745112305 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, December 1, 1990), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Relates the tangled events that lead the students of the Unexpected School on Hurricane Peak to foil the wicked Sir Quincey and his accomplices and to solve several mysteries

Paperback:

9780440404224, titled "Blood and Thunder Adventure on Hurricane Peak" | Reprint edition (Yearling Books, February 1, 1991), cover price $3.25 | About this edition: Relates the tangled events that lead the students of the Unexpected School on Hurricane Peak to foil the wicked Sir Quincey and his accomplices and to solve several mysteries

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780745185309 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Audio Books, May 1, 1991), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Relates the tangled events that lead the students of the Unexpected School on Hurricane Peak to foil the wicked Sir Quincey and his accomplices and to solve several mysteries.

School and Library:

9780689504884, titled "The Blood-And-Thunder Adventure on Hurricane Peak" | Margaret K McElderry, September 1, 1989, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Relates the tangled events that lead the students of the Unexpected School on Hurricane Peak to foil the wicked Sir Quincey and his accomplices and to solve several mysteries

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Because the baby is not very hungry as his mother is trying to serve him lunch, the baby puts on a bit of a show, banging away with his spoon and plate.
By Patricia MacCarthy (illustrator) and Margaret Mahy

Hardcover:

9780670873142 | Viking Childrens Books, February 1, 1997, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Because the baby is not very hungry when her mother tries to serve her lunch, she shares her food with the animals that drop by while her mother is playing the drums

Young Robert's delight in being followed home by a hippopotamus turns to chagrin as more and more of the beasts crowd in

Paperback:

9780140546149 | Dutton Childrens Books, December 1, 1994, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Young Robert's delight in being followed home by a hippopotamus turns to chagrin as more and more of the beasts crowd in
9780803709034 | Dutton Childrens Books, March 1, 1983, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Young Robert's delight in being followed home by a hippopotamus turns to chagrin as more and more of the beasts crowd in

School and Library:

9780803702868 | Reissue edition (Dutton Childrens Books, April 1, 1986), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Young Robert's delight in being followed home by a hippopotamus turns to chagrin as more and more of the beasts crowd in

Reinforced:

9780606016599 | Demco Media, December 1, 1994, cover price $12.25 | About this edition: Young Robert's delight in being followed home by a hippopotamus turns to chagrin as more and more of the beasts crowd in

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A young boy who agrees to take care of a witch's shadow while she is on vacation finds that having two shadows creates some unexpected problems.

Hardcover:

9780397322701 | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, September 1, 1988, cover price $12.95 | also contains Henshin | About this edition: A young boy who agrees to take care of a witch's shadow while she is on vacation finds that having two shadows creates some unexpected problems.

Library:

9780397322718 | Harpercollins, September 1, 1988, cover price $12.89 | also contains Breaking Out of Show Business: What I've Discovered by Not Being Discovered | About this edition: A young boy who agrees to take care of a witch's shadow while she is on vacation finds that having two shadows creates some unexpected problems.

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Product Description: "Read this aloud and expect a lot of giggles and calls for a repeat performance."—Horn Book, starred review Little Mabel blew a bubble, and it caused a lot of trouble . . . When little Mabel’s bubble gets away from her, it’s her baby brother who gets into trouble...read more
By Polly Dunbar (illustrator) and Margaret Mahy

Hardcover:

9780547507255 | Board book edition (Houghton Mifflin, April 4, 2011), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Little Mabel blew a bubble, and it caused a lot of trouble .

Paperback:

9780547994833 | Houghton Mifflin, May 14, 2013, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: "Read this aloud and expect a lot of giggles and calls for a repeat performance.
9780547850580 | Big edition (Houghton Mifflin, January 8, 2013), cover price $26.99 | About this edition:  «“A frothy, effervescent gift.

Miscellaneous:

9780547533339 | Houghton Mifflin, April 4, 2009, cover price $16.00

School and Library:

9780547074214 | Clarion Books, April 6, 2009, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Another hilarious rhyming romp from the team who brought us the popular DOWN THE BACK OF THE CHAIR.

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A whimsical anthology of stories and poems presents the hilarious mishaps and misadventures of a zany cast of characters, including a lovesick crocodile, a bouncing grandmother, and a gargling gorilla.

School and Library:

9780689505577 | Margaret K McElderry, October 1, 1992, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A collection of humorous stories and poems featuring a baby flying in a bubble, a lovestruck crocodile, and a grandmother who is tired of winter.

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An ultra-modern grandmother, Mrs. Oberon, comes to her son's rescue--by land, sea, and air--with a piece of cock-a-hoop honey cake, the only thing that will keep her teething grandson from crying.

School and Library:

9780689505959 | Margaret K McElderry, September 1, 1993, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A very modern grandmother, Mrs.

Determined to satisfy her curiosity about her unknown father, eighteen-year-old Angela May embarks on an emotional journey that shapes and forever alters the way she looks at herself, her unconventional mother, and her devoted friend Tycho. Reprint. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780460062244, titled "The Catalogue of the Universe" | Orion Pub Co, August 26, 1993, cover price $15.50 | About this edition: A novel which explores the extraordinary depth of friendship between Angela May, beautiful, light-hearted and confident, and Tycho Potter, plain, serious and self-conscious.
9780745104492, titled "The Catalogue of the Universe" | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, February 1, 1987), cover price $15.50 | About this edition: A novel which explores the extraordinary depth of friendship between Angela May, beautiful, light-hearted and confident, and Tycho Potter, plain, serious and self-conscious.

Paperback:

9780689853531, titled "The Catalogue of the Universe" | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, September 1, 2002), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Determined to satisfy her curiosity about her unknown father, eighteen-year-old Angela May embarks on an emotional journey that shapes and forever alters the way she looks at herself, her unconventional mother, and her devoted friend Tycho.
9780140366006, titled "The Catalogue of the Universe" | Reissue edition (Puffin, January 1, 1994), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: A confrontation with her unknown father leads Angela May to the discovery of difficult truths and a new appreciation of her long-time friend, Tycho Potter
9780590404501, titled "The Catalogue of the Universe" | Reprint edition (Scholastic Paperbacks, March 1, 1987), cover price $2.50 | About this edition: When Angela May decides to find her father, who left the family before she was born, Tycho Potter, a close friend, worries that she'll be hurt if she succeeds

School and Library:

9780689503917, titled "The Catalogue of the Universe" | Margaret K McElderry, March 1, 1986, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A confrontation with her unknown father leads lovely Angela May to the discovery of difficult truths and a new appreciation of her long-time friend, Tycho Potter

Reinforced:

9780606283526 | Demco Media, April 1, 2002, cover price $16.80 | About this edition: A novel which explores the extraordinary depth of friendship between Angela May, beautiful, light-hearted and confident, and Tycho Potter, plain, serious and self-conscious.
9780606057837, titled "The Catalogue of the Universe" | Demco Media, January 1, 1994, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: A confrontation with her unknown father leads Angela May to the discovery of difficult truths and a new appreciation of her long-time friend, Tycho Potter

Prebinding:

9780613576215 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $17.60 | About this edition: Determined to satisfy her curiosity about her unknown father, eighteen-year-old Angela May embarks on an emotional journey that shapes and forever alters the way she looks at herself, her unconventional mother, and her devoted friend Tycho.

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From the moment she saw the face in the mirror, Laura Chant knew that something dreadful was going to happen. The horrifyingly evil Carmody Braque touched and branded her little brother - and now Jacko was very ill, getting steadily worse. There was only one way to save him. Laura had to change over: had to release her supernatural powers.

Paperback:

9780007330485, titled "The Changeover" | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, August 1, 2009, cover price $17.65
9780007243525, titled "The Changeover" | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, February 5, 2007, cover price $9.25 | About this edition: From the moment she saw the face in the mirror, Laura Chant knew that something dreadful was going to happen.
9780007155019, titled "The Changeover" | New edition (Harpercollins Pub Ltd, July 7, 2003), cover price $12.65 | About this edition: The face in the mirror.

Prebinding:

9780808565215 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: When her little brother seems to become possessed by an evil spirit, fourteen-year-old Laura seeks the help of the strangely compelling older boy at school who she is convinced has supernatural powers

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When her little brother seems to become possessed by an evil spirit, fourteen-year-old Laura seeks the help of the strangely compelling older boy at school who she is convinced has supernatural powers

Hardcover:

9780816144402 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, January 1, 1988), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: When her baby brother seems to become possessed by an evil spirit, fourteen-year-old Laura seeks the help of the strangely compelling older boy at school who she is convinced has supernatural powers.

Paperback:

9780140365993, titled "The Changeover: A Supernatural Romance" | Reprint edition (Puffin, January 1, 1994), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: When her little brother seems to become possessed by an evil spirit, fourteen-year-old Laura seeks the help of the strangely compelling older boy at school who she is convinced has supernatural powers

School and Library:

9780689503030, titled "The Changeover: A Supernatural Romance" | Margaret K McElderry, August 1, 1984, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: When her brother Jacko becomes the victim of some strange possession, Laura decides to use her supernatural powers to intervene

Reinforced:

9780606057844, titled "The Changeover: A Supernatural Romance" | Demco Media, January 1, 1994, cover price $11.10 | About this edition: When her little brother seems to become possessed by an evil spirit, fourteen-year-old Laura seeks the help of the strangely compelling older boy at school who she is convinced has supernatural powers

A collection of short stories by the noted New Zealand author
By Margaret Mahy and Jan Ormerod (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780879514242 | Overlook Pr, August 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories by the noted New Zealand author

Product Description: Packed with fun and humour this varied collection of stories includes everyday things such as bus queues and grocery shops as well as eagles and dragons, griffons and even ghosts. The author has twice won the Carnegie Medal.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780745185316 | Chivers Audio Books, December 1, 1988, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Packed with fun and humour this varied collection of stories includes everyday things such as bus queues and grocery shops as well as eagles and dragons, griffons and even ghosts.

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