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That's What A Little Girl Means

By: Ames, Marjorie F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: MO, Hallmark Editions: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42979

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in illustrated boards with sharp tips & spine ends. A gift book of simple rhymes for new parents. No names or tears. Light soil on light background boards. View more info

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I Love You Because You're You (Includes Audio CD)

By: Baker, Liza

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 41259

ISBN: 0439895588

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing paperback book is unmarked, no names, tears or soil. includes audio CD included. Young fox is loved by mother fox no matter what. View more info

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The Bracelet

By: Ballard, Elizabeth

Price: $7.00

Publisher: UT, Gibbs Smith Publisher: 2003

Seller Id: 40796

ISBN: 1586850504

Condition: Fine


2nd printing hardcover in matching dj showing negligible color loss on tips of dark background dj. No names, tears or soil within. 32 pp. Miss Thompson's student Teddy was a boy she just didn't like. But when Teddy gives her a gaudy rhinestone bracelet and a half a bottle of perfume for Christmas - things that belonged to his mother who has died - she has a complete change of heart. View more info

Den Leader Coach Cub Scouts BSA

By: Boy Scouts of America

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NJ, Boy Scouts of America: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45851

Condition: Near Fine


First edition soft cover with illustrated paper covers showing light wear at extremities, 66 pp text has a corner clipped fep, else is crisp and unmarked. Gift quality offering with the following chapters: Den Leadership, A Good Coach, When a Den Mother Cries Help!, The Job of the Den Leader Coach, Helping All Den Mothers, Selecting Den Mothers, Cub Scout Advancement, Guiding Den Activities, Cub Scout Program Policies, Program Planning Helps, Coaching the New Den Mother, Are you Good News or Bad News? View more info

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Getting Smarter

By: First, Julia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NJ, Prentice Hall Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28385

ISBN: 0133548295

Condition: Fine


Mint condition book in purple cloth boards, dj shows very light wear at extremities. Not exlib. A mother's venture into the working world results in a new sense of freedom for her but new restrictions for her twelve-year-old daughter. Fine first edition, collectible copy. View more info

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The Burnt Stick

By: Hill, Anthony

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39951

ISBN: 0395739748

Condition: Fine


As new save for one lightly wrinkled (not torn) page. Unclipped dj looks fab. Growing up in a missionary home run by white men, John Jagamarra, who is part aborinine and part white, misses the mother from whom he's been separated and the culture of his own people. View more info

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Mother & Child Treasury

By: Hughes, Shirley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Ted Smart: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 20357

ISBN: 0583337074

Condition: Near Fine


Shirley Hughes, loved for her best-selling Alfie books, has selected a wonderful assortment of stories and poems all about mothers and children. Top authors like Ronald Dahl, A.A.Milne, Eleanor Farjeon, Philippa Pearce, Michael Rosen and Allan Ahlberg are all included. With this impressive selection from Shirley Hughes and the engaging illustrations by her own daughter, Clara Vulliamy, this talented mother and daughter have created a perfect treasury for all mothers and children to share. View more info

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Lead Me To The Exit SIGNED

By: Moore, Ellen C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DC, Ariadne Press: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 24749

ISBN: 0918056012

Condition: As New


Gift quality First Edition, Volume is signed by the author. Excellent HC W/DJ. Only the most minor of edgewear to age-toned white background illust dust jacket. Volume is pristine. Green cloth boards with title stamped on spine in silver. Perfectly tight and intact. 208 pp. In this book, the author "Recounts her trials as domestic servant for a family of grotesques in New York City, her term at a fundamentalist college which agreed to teach and feed and house her for the sum of $100, the charm and anguish of her contacts with children as a social worker. She encounters the ragged underside... View more info

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Donald Has A Difficulty

By: Neumeyer, Peter F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams, Inc: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40436

ISBN: 0810948354

Condition: Fine


First Edition. Hard Cover. Book as new. DJ shows negligible surface wear from storage, text appears unread, crisp and unmarked. Donald has a mother who is both kind and resourceful. When Donald has a painful encounter with a tree, his mother knows just what to do. This is #1 of a planned series of Donald books. At the end Peter Neumeyer talks of the creative process undertaken with Gorey, and their friendship. Unpaginated, fully illustrated in black & white including endpps. View more info

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That's Enough for One Day, J.P.!

By: Pearson, Susan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, The Dial Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 12335

ISBN: 0803785666

Condition: Very Good +


Ex-library copy, first edition hardcover with negligible wear to extremities, DJ in brand new mylar looks fab, no call tags on back strip. Tape on dj flaps and paste downs.. J.P. prefers staying indoors reading books but his mother insists he got out to play, only to regret it later. View more info

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Gus and Nipper

By: Peppe, Rodney

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Collins Picture Lions: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14576

ISBN: 0006645089

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition soft cover with light edge wear at tips, 32 pp text tight and crisp. Gus the kitten, against his mothers warning, had leaned to far out of the train and now had tumbled out onto the ground and was in the middle of nowhere, he fends for himself for a bit, finding some garbage to pick through, then night falls and he curls up in an old raincoat someone had left on the ground, only to find it was already inhabited by a little mouse named Nipper. They become fast friends and end up moving out west. View more info

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The Chalk Doll

By: Pomerantz, Charlotte

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, J. B. Lippincott Co.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30558

ISBN: 0397323190

Condition: Very Good +


Tight bright uncirculated exlib without pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Corners sharp, internally crisp and clean. Stated first edition. Unclipped, colorful dj in mylar displays beautifully without any call tags on backstrip. Rosy's mother remembers the pleasures of her childhood in Jamaica and the very special dolls she used to play with. View more info

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IOU's

By: Sebestyen, Ouida

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown and Co.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 446

ISBN: 0316779334

Condition: Near Fine


Exceedingly clean ex-Lib with pocket and all pgs present. Unclipped dj in new mylar has no call tags on back strip. Red paper covered boards. Text quite clean and crisp. The son of a single mother is challenged by the dying request of his grandfather (her father) He discovers through this tale, about growing up and letting go. A telling, affecting novel. View more info

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A Year In Kindergarten

By: Smith, Mary F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MN, T. S. Denison & Co.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17590

ISBN: 0513001158

Condition: Good


First edition hardcover in surface soiled yellow background cloth covered boards with 92 pages of lesson ideas. Color loss at still sharp tips and spine ends. Text tight and bright with two closed tears on last two pages. Spot of white-out on fep, two names on frt pastedown. Solid working copy, all there but not pretty. Contents include: Preface, Planning the Kindergarten Room, Free or Inexpensive Materials, The Beginning Days, Suggested Activities for the Months, Sept - May, Mothers' Meeting, Bibliography. View more info

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The Beautiful Blue Jay and Other Tales of India

By: Spellman, John W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown & Co.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37831

Condition: Very Good


1st edition exlib hardcover in light peach boards has light shelf wear, lower tips & foot of spine are lightly worn and upper tips and head of spine are showing a smidge of boards. Price clipped dust jacket has a 1/2" tear at lower front tip and several library stickers otherwise shows well. 101 pages of tight & bright text with no tears or soil, the library pocket is on the REP and there are several library stamps present. Here are 25 tales that mothers in India tell their children today, stories about people and happenings that concern children everywhere. View more info

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Anything For You

By: Wallace, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29772

ISBN: 0060581298

Condition: Near Fine


First US edition. Not exlib or remaindered. One tiny taped tear at last page, one micro dot of soil on fep (less than 1/4 in). else fine. Oversized, too large for flat rate envelope. Little Charlie would do anything for his mama. He would smile his biggest smile for her, draw a special picture for her, and he'd even let her be his best friend! So when it's time for bed and Mama asks him to snuggle down, shut his eyes, and sleep tight for her, Little Charlie is happy to say, I'd do anything for you Mama! Little Charlie the bear cub says he would do anything for his mother and proves it to her ... View more info