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The Bird Who Couldn't Fly

By: Buckley, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Picture Knight: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14892

ISBN: 0340506172

Condition: Near Fine


Light surface wear, 32 pp text tight and bright. Little bird is knocked from a tree, breaks her wings and can no longer fly. She learns from the farmyard animals to gain acceptance of her situation and deal with her limitations and sing again. View more info

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The Little Lame Prince

By: Craik, Dinah Mulock

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Derrydale/ Outlet Book Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34672

ISBN: 0517084848

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in navy illust glossy boards. Faint ripple along lower edge margin of page block. No names or tears. Undated. 222 pp. View more info

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Grandma Drives A Motor Bed

By: Hamm, Diane Johnston

Price: $7.00

Publisher: IL, Albert Whitman & Co.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 3105

ISBN: 0807530255

Condition: Very Good


First edition ex-lib hardcover boards w/very light corner wear. 32 pp text is tight and bright with fep removed. One 1/2 inch closed tear at fore edge of one page. Endearing illustrations show kids what it's like and that it's ok to be confined to a bed due to old age or illness. View more info

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Lone Rider's Guns

By: Henderson, Colt

Price: $48.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton - The Western Book Club:

Seller Id: R46383

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality reprint hardcover in green paper covered boards with black spine title. Not exlib. Book tips and spine ends still sharp. Text is tight and bright with a hint of foxing at head of 191 page block. Backstrip is lightly sunned and a tad splotchy. No date given in the book, circa 1960. Super nice, original un-clipped (and unpriced) dj shows a couple of micro chips and a 1/2" closed tear over the N in Lone on frt panel, and color loss/rubbing at tips but still displays well with vivid cover illustration of two men on foot, one with his arm in a sling go at it with a gunfight j... View more info

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How About a Hug

By: Holcomb, Nan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PA, Jason And Nordic: 1987

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 38031

ISBN: 0944727123

Condition: Near Fine


White glossy pictorial hardcover has minimal wear but does have ex-lib stickers. Unpaginated text is tight & bright with no tears or writing. 32 pp. Though it takes much concentration and will for her to accomplish each task, a little girl with Down's Syndrome is happy to have many loving helpers along the way. View more info

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My Sister Is Special

By: Jansen, Larry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: OH, The Standard Publishing Co.: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 22956

Condition: Very Good


1st printing hardcover with color loss at tips, ex church library book, internally near fine, one church stamp on inside cover, pocket and all 24 pages present. A brother who has a sister with Down's Syndrome explains to the reader what it means to be mentally and/or physically handicapped. Those folks just learn slower and we shouldn't call names or poke fun at them. View more info

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The Story of My Life

By: Keller, Helen; Macy, John Albert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38663

ISBN: 0385044534

Condition: Good


Decorative orange buckram hardcover. Serviceable reading copy w/partial call tags on backstrip. 382 p. Frontispiece missing. Slight soiling throughout otherwise clean & tight text. Beautiful photographs from Miss Keller's life including one with Dr. Alexander Graham Bell to whom the book is dedicated. "The Story of My Life" is told in three parts. The first part is Keller's story told first person. The second is comprised of extracts taken from her letters written from 1887-1901. The final section gives an accounting of her education, including passages taken from reports and letters o... View more info

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The Best Birthday Present

By: King, Virginia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: IL, Rigby: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 26137

ISBN: 0732720591

Condition: Fine


Near fine 1st edition paperback with the smallest rub to upper tip of frt cover, others remain sharp. 24 p text crisp and unmarked. A young boy is thinking of the perfect birthday present for his wheelchair bound brother and ends up providing a horse back ride. View more info

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The Stirrup and the Ground

By: Knowles, Anne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Granada Publishing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16137

ISBN: 0246119403

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover with lightly bumped extremities, 128 p. text fine. Unclipped dj in new mylar has faint soil on frt flap, When Cathy meets her new neighbor, her heart sinks. Mark is about her age but he is an invalid and, what is worse, a very irritable and moody one. Yet, because she and Mark share a passion for Beamsters, the old country house that Cathy's father has inherited, the two young people spend more and more time together. A deep and sensitive relationship develops between them as they discover the history of the bee masters who used to live in the house. Gradually Cathy ... View more info

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Marvelous Mercer

By: Megale, Shea

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Privately Printed:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33676

ISBN: 0979401208

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. Top edge of front dj cover slightly curled. 24 pp. Author was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy at age 2. Everyone knows that Mercer is no ordinary dog. He has huge responsibilities. He open doors, turns on lights, picks things up and helps make life wonderful for Shea. View more info

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Todd A Father's Story How One Family Rescued Their Little Boy from The World of Damaged Children

By: Melton, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Dell Publishing Co.: 1969

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 40875

Condition: Good


First printing paperback w/one in closed tear at foot of frt cover, ghosting from former owners name across frt cover. Stamped owner's name at head of fep. 176 pp text browned but not brittle. Exlib with card pocket on rear inside cover. "A true dramatic story of heroic proportions, told eloquently .... deserves a place with all other epics of human courage" - New York Sunday News. View more info

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Michael The Upstairs Dog

By: Ormondroyd, Edward

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Dial press/ Pied Piper: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33337

Condition: Good +


1st Edition exlib hardcover with partial DJ flaps pasted to pastedns. Pocket and all pages present. Spine ends rubbed, tips lightly rubbed, 1 inch split in cloth at foot of frt gutter, text tight. Michael's master builds him a ladder so he can get from their upstairs apartment to the street, and soon all the dogs in the neighborhood are coming to visit. View more info

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The Balancing Girl

By: Rabe, Berniece

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Trumpet Club Special Edition: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 11581

ISBN: 0440842778

Condition: Near Fine


Very light edge wear, text crisp and unmarked. 32 pp. A handicapped first grader who is very good at balancing objects while in her wheelchair and on her crutches thinks up her greatest balancing act ever to benefit the school carnival. View more info