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School and Library:

9780763660994 | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, August 28, 2012), cover price $15.99

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Product Description: As amusing as it is instructive, this picture book teaches children about the joys of reading and sharing stories When Ben receives a book for his birthday, he's not sure what to do with it. Perhaps it would make a good tunnel for his cars, or an exciting new hat? But none of the uses he comes up with seem quite right—until he shows it to his older sister Lulu, who knows exactly what a book is for! A story to encourage young readers, enlivened by bright, friendly artwork...read more
By Georgie Birkett (illustrator) and Nanette Newman

Paperback:

9781843651932 | Pavilion, October 1, 2011, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: As amusing as it is instructive, this picture book teaches children about the joys of reading and sharing stories When Ben receives a book for his birthday, he's not sure what to do with it.
9781844581252 | Chrysalis Books Group, March 1, 2007, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Ben, unsure of what to do with the book he receives for his birthday, uses it like a pillow, a toy, and a seat before his sister shows him that the best thing to do with a book is read it.

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Just because your granny is old doesn't mean she is boring! This title offers a wonderful celebration of old age. It features a granny full of energy - in fact, it wasn't until her eighties that she started really having fun. She learnt to tap-dance, tried to fly, learnt magician's tricks, and plays in a football team amongst many other things.
By Beryl Cook (illustrator) and Nanette Newman

Hardcover:

9781843650584 | Chrysalis Books Group, February 1, 2004, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Just because your granny is old doesn't mean she is having a boring time!
9781843650591 | Gift edition (Chrysalis Books Group, January 1, 2004), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Just because your granny is old doesn't mean she is having a boring time!

Paperback:

9781844583348, titled "My Granny Was a Frightful Bore: But She Isn't Anymore" | Trafalgar Square Books, January 11, 2008, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Just because your granny is old doesn't mean she is boring!

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Chrysalis Children's Books have gathered together the favourite tales from master-storytellers Terry Jones and Nanette Newman in one enchanting volume, illustrated throughout in the magically vivid watercolours of Michael Foreman.

Hardcover:

9781862052765 | Chrysalis Books Group, December 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This collection of seven bedtime stories includes the adventures of a disruptive cat called Spider in "Spider the Horrible Cat".

Paperback:

9781844584772 | Trafalgar Square Books, March 1, 2007, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Presents seven short stories about animals that learn their lesson, including a too-proud herring, a lying tiger, and a cat with few manners.

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Presents seven short stories about animals that learn their lesson, including a too-proud herring, a lying tiger, and a cat with few manners.

Paperback:

9788426135391 | Juventud, April 15, 2006, cover price $40.99 | About this edition: Presents seven short stories about animals that learn their lesson, including a too-proud herring, a lying tiger, and a cat with few manners.

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Product Description: Gone are the days when we had to slave over a stove for hours to impress our guests; what we want today is nourishing, comforting food that’s just a little bit special. Serve a simple supper of Hearty Winter Soup; a light lunch of Ham, Fig, Mozzarella, and Basil Tart; or a Slow-cooked Leg of Lamb that will look after itself while you look after your guests...read more

Paperback:

9781856265683 | Kyle Cathie Ltd, April 1, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Gone are the days when we had to slave over a stove for hours to impress our guests; what we want today is nourishing, comforting food that’s just a little bit special.

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Product Description: Good Baby is so unbelievably good, she always does everything just as she should. But beware, Bad Baby isn't far behind—just turn the book around and wait for the mayhem to begin! Whereas Good Baby will do everything possible to please, Bad Baby is very different indeed...read more
By Jonathan Langley (illustrator) and Nanette Newman

Hardcover:

9780007115389 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, April 1, 2003, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Good Baby is so unbelievably good, she always does everything just as she should.

An audio original looks at the reigns of both Elizabeth the Great--who ruled during the time of Shakespeare, and established a stable government, fought off invasion threats, and sowed the seeds of an empire--as well England's current queen, Elizabeth II, whose reign has seen huge changes in the lifestyles and expectations of peoples and nations, while her own family has been rocked by scandals, during a time when the very concept of monarchy is under threat.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9789626347454 | Abridged edition (Naxos Audio Books, February 1, 2002), cover price $32.98 | About this edition: Examines the reigns of both Elizabeth I--who ruled during the time of Shakespeare, and established a stable government, fought off invasion threats, and sowed the seeds of an empire--as well as England's current queen, Elizabeth II, whose reign has seen huge changes in the lifestyles and expectations of peoples and nations.

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An audio original looks at the reigns of both Elizabeth the Great--who ruled during the time of Shakespeare, and established a stable government, fought off invasion threats, and sowed the seeds of an empire--as well England's current queen, Elizabeth II, whose reign has seen huge changes in the lifestyles and expectations of peoples and nations, while her own family has been rocked by scandals, during a time when the very concept of monarchy is under threat.

CD/Spoken Word:

9789626342459 | Naxos Audio Books, February 1, 2002, cover price $38.98 | About this edition: Examines the reigns of both Elizabeth I--who ruled during the time of Shakespeare, and established a stable government, fought off invasion threats, and sowed the seeds of an empire--as well as England's current queen, Elizabeth II, whose reign has seen huge changes in the lifestyles and expectations of peoples and nations.

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Product Description: A book for sharing between toddlers and adults, and a book to answer the questions young children always ask. Simple text and charming, child-friendly illustrations make this a delightful celebration of early childhood, as a toddler with a new baby sister asks about his own babyhood...read more

Paperback:

9780340805060 | Hodder & Stoughton, September 1, 2001, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A book for sharing between toddlers and adults, and a book to answer the questions young children always ask.

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Product Description: Collections of funny and poignant ideas from children, printed in their own handwriting, on a variety of topics.

Paperback:

9780740704734 | Min edition (Andrews McMeel Pub, April 1, 2000), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Collections of funny and poignant ideas from children, printed in their own handwriting, on a variety of topics.

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Liza is alone in her classroom, crying because she does not have a best friend, when she is interrupted by a bear called Jam, who says he is brilliant at being a best friend, and shows her some unusual ways of dealing with life at school.
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Nanette Newman

Hardcover:

9781857936797 | Trafalgar Square Books, August 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Liza does not have a best friend, until she is interrupted by a bear called Jam, who says he is brilliant at being a best friend, and shows her some unusual ways of dealing with life at school

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A young girl spends an unbelievable day when a big, boastful bear that loves to tango and do crossword puzzles comes to visit
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Nanette Newman

School and Library:

9780152855123 | Harcourt Childrens Books, March 1, 1994, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A young girl spends an unbelievable day when a big, boastful bear that loves to tango and do crossword puzzles comes to visit

Everyone dislikes Spider, a mean-spirited cat who never purrs, except for Mrs. Broom, and when Mrs. Broom needs help, she must count on the ungrateful Spider to come to her rescue.
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Nanette Newman

Hardcover:

9780152779726 | Harcourt Childrens Books, March 1, 1993, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A bad-tempered cat becomes a hero when he saves his mistress's life

When his dog Barnum dies, Ben is certain that he can never love another dog, but a tiny puppy follows him home one day and begins to change his mind

Hardcover:

9780690042290 | Ty Crowell Co, June 1, 1983, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: After Barnum dies, Ben is sure he'll never want another dog, but a stray he finds on the way home from school changes his mind.

Paperback:

9780064403634, titled "That Dog!" | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, February 1, 1992), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: After Barnum dies, Ben is sure he'll never want another dog, but a stray he finds on the way home from school changes his mind.

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Amy would rather have a puppy and feels threatened by the arrival of her new baby brother, Ben, until she learns how wonderful being a big sister can be
By Liz Moyes (illustrator) and Nanette Newman

Hardcover:

9780385411042 | Doubleday, June 1, 1990, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Amy feels threatened by the arrival of her new baby brother, Ben, but after acting out her resentment, she learns how wonderful being a big sister can be.

Library:

9780385411059 | Doubleday, May 1, 1990, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Amy feels threatened by the arrival of her new baby brother, Ben, but after acting out her resentment, she learns how wonderful being a big sister can be.

Unable to stop being so noisy when he walks, Charlie decides to use his noisiness to help animals wake up when they want to be alert
By Susie Lacome (illustrator) and Nanette Newman

Hardcover:

9780721495972 | Ladybird Books, August 1, 1989, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Unable to stop being so noisy when he walks, Charlie decides to use his noisiness to help animals wake up when they want to be alert

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Quotes from writers including Jane Austen, Sylvia Plath, H.G. Wells, Richard Armour, and Damon Runyon discuss the nature of babies

Hardcover:

9780517567142 | Crown Pub, December 1, 1987, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Quotes from writers including Jane Austen, Sylvia Plath, H.

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A loving cat and mouse couple tries to prevent a war between the cats and the mice.

Hardcover:

9780434980451 | David & Charles, September 1, 1985, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A loving cat and mouse couple tries to prevent a war between the cats and the mice.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780816197682 | Unabridged edition (G K Hall Audio Books, June 1, 1985), cover price $49.95

By Nanette Newman (contributor) and Margaret Powell

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780816198184 | Unabridged edition (G K Hall Audio Books, June 1, 1985), cover price $44.95

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