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The Children of Green Knowe Collection

Author : Lucy M. Boston
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These enchanting, haunting stories from Carnegie winner Lucy M. Boston have become modern classics, beautifully evoking all the magic and wonder of childhood. Now The Children of Green Knowe and River at Green Knowe are available in one edition. Children of Green Knowe Tolly's great grandmother isn't a witch, but both she and her old house, Green Knowe, are full of a very special kind of magic. There are other children in the house - children who were happy there centuries before. Running around Green Knowe's moat, gardens and mysterious rooms, Tolly slowly discovers them, their toys and animals, and their wonderful stories . . . River at Green Knowe 'What a lot of islands the river makes,' said Ida. 'We must go exploring and sail around them all.' And so begins a wonderful, magical summer. Ida, Oscar and Ping are staying with Ida's great-aunt at the ancient, river-encircled house of Green Knowe. They set out to chart the river in the canoe, and soon discover that it has some surprising and mysterious secrets.

The Children of Green Knowe

Author : Lucy Maria Boston
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A lonely young boy comes to live in an old English country house and has fanciful adventures with the children who played there generations ago.

The Children of Green Knowe

Author : Lucy Maria Boston
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L. M. Boston's classic Green Knowe series is back. Enjoy these timeless stories in five new beautiful editions.

The Children of Green Knowe

Author : Lucy M. Boston
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What if my grandmother turned out to be a witch thought Tolly. Tolly's great-grandmother wasn't a witch but both she and her house, Green Knowe, were full of a special kind of magic. There were other children living at Green Knowe - children who had been happy there centuries before.

The Children of Green Knowe

Author : Lucy M. Boston
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The Children of Green Knowe With Illus by Peter Boston

Author : Lucy Maria Boston
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Tolly comes to live with his greatgrandmother at the ancient house of Green Knowe and becomes friends with three children who lived there in the seventeenth century.

Children s Books and Their Creators

Author : Anita Silvey
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Features autobiographical vignettes by popular children's authors and offers more than eight hundred short articles covering every aspect of children's books, their themes, and their creators

The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children s Literature

Author : Bernice E. Cullinan
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Provides articles covering children's literature from around the world as well as biographical and critical reviews of authors including Avi, C.S. Lewis, J.K. Rowling, and Anno Mitsumasa.

The Essential Guide to Children s Books and Their Creators

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Upon publication, Anita Silvey’s comprehensive survey of contemporary children’s literature, Children’s Books and Their Creators, garnered unanimous praise from librarians, educators, and specialists interested in the world of writing for children. Now The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators assembles the best of that volume in one handy, affordable reference, geared specifically to parents, educators, and students. This new volume introduces readers to the wealth of children’s literature by focusing on the essentials — the best books for children, the ones that inform, impress, and, most important, excite young readers. Updated to include newcomers such as J. K. Rowling and Lemony Snicket and to cover the very latest on publishing and educational trends, this edition features more than 475 entries on the best-loved children’s authors and illustrators, numerous essays on social and historical issues, thirty personal glimpses into craft by well-known writers, illustrators, and critics, and invaluable reading lists by category. The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators summarizes the canon of contemporary children’s literature, in a practical guide essential for anyone choosing a book for or working with children.

The Children of Green Knowe

Author : L. M. Boston
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L. M. Boston's classic Green Knowe series is back. Enjoy these timeless stories in five new beautiful editions.