Far far away, the butterfly folk live in a kingdom of beautiful gardens. The butterfly children play, dance and sing all day long with their little brothers and sisters, the caterpillars. The children can't wait until the first day of spring, when they will finally get their wings. But first, they must learn about the many brightly colored flowers in the kingdom, so they can take part in the flying procession of peacock, swallowtail, red admiral and many other buttegdom, so they can take part in the flying procession of peacock, swallowtail, red admiral and many other butterflies. Beautifully illustrated in the art nouveau style, this is another classic children's story from the author of The Story of the Root Children and The Story of the Wind Children. When the hunter's children fall out of their cradle in the woods, a kind mother rabbit takes them home and cares for them. She makes them rabbit suits to keep them warm and they play happily with her rabbit children.… read more
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Welcome to the world of Whiz Kid Science Make balloon rockets or send a rocket sky-high. Make a soap-powered fish or a catapult pl...ane and find out all about science along the way Science is a whiz with these fun and exciting experiments that convey key read more
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (wit...hout typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: .only come from their own earnest effo read more
This book contains a lovely collection of rebus stories for children. Rebus stories use pictures to replace certain words within t...he text, and therefore is a great tool for a childs education, being a good vocabulary building exercise. read more
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expe...nsive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. read more
All through the winter the Root Children are asleep underground, but when spring comes Mother Nature wakes them up. Then the Root ...Children are busy cleaning and painting the beetles and bugs. When summer comes they play in the fields, ponds and meadows. Also available in a mini edition. read more
Marion Helen Abruzese was born November 21, 1919 in Sharon Massachusetts. Where she went to the Charles R. Wilber School. After sc...hool, she would baby-sit for friends, and started telling children's stories. Marion was an avid reader. She would go to the read more
Lillie's Collection of Children's Stories
Books: Illustrated Treasury of Classic Fairytale Stories (Children;s Illustrated Treasury) (Hardcover)
Enchanting and magic worlds are only a moment away with these stunning treasury titles. These illustrated stories, songs, and rhym...es have been adapted from traditional sources. Little faces will light up as they discover these timeless classics and come to love the well-know characters who have delighted children for generations. read more
Excerpt from The Children's Story of the BeeLabours were true. The fault was due not only to their own defective observation but t...o the prevailing belief. In miracles. In early days it was not easy to under stand the mysterious life of the hive without calling upon something beyond man's ken to account for it in part if not altogether.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
From the author of The Railway Children and Five Children and It comes this tale of six siblings and their adventures in Victorian... London. The Bastable children are deeply saddened by the death of their mother, and to make things worse, they're impoverished when their father's business fails. Determined to restore both the family's fortune and its good name, the young Bastables embark on a variety of hilarious get-rich-quick schemes.Each chapter details a new adventure, from digging for treasure and becoming detectives and highway robbers, to writing a newspaper and selling wine. The children accost a nobleman on Blackheath and are mistaken for blackmailers, pay a visit to a moneylender, encounter a royal princess in Greenwich Park, and earnestly pursue other comic ventures. Their courage and determination provide a heartwarming complement to the droll narrative, and their hopes, disappointments, and triumphs remain as real and moving today as they were a century ago. read more
Gabriel wants to thank his father Teodor Gherasim for teaching him to love bees. From Teodor's grandfather who taught young Teodor... bee-keeping, to Teodor's son who wrote The Story of the Queen Bee, the family tradition of loving and appreciating the bees' endless work continues. This fairy-tale was written for all the children who are afraid of bees. After they will read it, they'll not be afraid of bees anymore. read more
In 1912, a well-known doctor and writer named Janusz Korczak designed an extraordinary orphanage for Jewish children in Warsaw, Po...land. Believing that children were capable of governing themselves, he encouraged the orphans to elect a parliament, run a court, and put out their own weekly newspaper. Even when Korczak was forced to move the orphanage into the Warsaw Ghetto after Hitler's rise to power, and couldn't afford to buy food and medicine for his charges, he never lost sight of his ideals. Fully committed to giving his children as much love as possible during a terrifying time, Korczak refused to abandon them. In his most beautiful and heartfelt book to date, with evocative acrylic illustrations and spare, poignant prose, Tomek Bogacki tells the story of a courageous man who, during one of the grimmest moments in world history, dedicated his life's work- and ultimately his life itself-to children. read more
Reflecting on the devastation of war and the power of human kindness, Rescuing the Children tells the story of the Kindertransport... and how over 10,000 children were saved by brave people who took action in desperate times. A compilation of survivor's memories and illustrated with archival photos, this important book details the rescue mission that transported children from Nazi-ruled countries to the safety of Britain. read more
More Stories from Around the World: Multicultural Children's Stories
Retells nineteen of Aesop's fables, including "The Lion and the Mouse," "The Ant and the Grasshopper," and "The Wise Boar."
The Children's Bible: 221 Bible Stories Old and New Testamentby Charles Foster Kent and Henry A. Sherman
This is a tale about four kings and four kingdoms who rule in the earth. King Obese, King Lean and King Health must join forces an...d become one in order to stand against the dreadful, wicked King Infirmity. King Obese is a large man whose lifestyle consist read more
Who would imagine that a little Chihuahua, with a big attitude, would be able to change the life of a sad walrus? Only Pinkie knew... that she could help Gus. She knew what ailed him. You see, Gus lived in the zoo and had an estate all to himself. He was a l read more
Paperback, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 2016, ISBN13 9781533668585, ISBN10 1533668582
When Bab and Betty, who are 10 and 9, decide to have a tea party with their dolls a mysterious dog comes and steals their prized c...ake. The girls find a circus run-away, Ben Brown, who is looking for his father. Ben is a horse master, so when the Mosses ta read more
Young readers will be spellbound by the story of Hercules, the legendary hero of heroes whose name is synonymous with strength and... adventure. The immortal strongman narrates a gripping tale that begins with his birth to a mortal woman admired by Zeus and concludes with his ascension to the glorious halls of Olympos.With great pride, Hercules relates the spectacular deeds by which he achieved immortality. His twelve labors under the command of King Eurystheus are recounted in thrilling detail, including duels with such fabulous monsters as the many-headed, fire-breathing hydra and the man-eating mares of King Diomedes. Encounters with Hippolyte, Queen of the Amazons, Cerberos, the hellhound sentry of the underworld, and many other characters from mythology recreate a timeless world of excitement and adventure. read more
With more than a million copies sold, this classic Scripture provides an ageless Bible story for every day of the year. It's a per...fect addition to any Sunday school room or children's church program."An imaginative arrangement, preserving the on-going interest of a serial. The illustrations are excellent. and will hold the listener's eye if the book is being read aloud. This selection provides a built-in continuity which other collections lack."-Church Times"Written in a lively, easily understood style which still retains the dignity of the original. The luminous artwork is realistic, expressive and well-researched in detail."-School Library Journal"Many children's books retell Bible stories. This is one of the best for its factual, sensitive and imaginative approach. The stories are allowed to speak for themselves in a panorama of scripture from Genesis to Revelation, and each is beautifully and imaginatively illustrated. Here is] storytelling par excellence, clear, uncomplicated, concise, superlative."-Churchman"The selections are just the right length. After using this book for several months, I can enthusiastically recommend it for families with young children."-Christian Home and School read more