Fifty famous stories retoldCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Children ages 6 to 9. Fifty famous stories retold By James Baldwin. These short stories are an excellent introduction to classic literature and legendary historical figures.
Trial and Triumph: Stories from Church HistoryCanon Press #ad - We too often view church history as the story of obscure aliens instead of the lives of brothers and sisters, mothers and fathers. Christianity is a faith in love with history. Christians find their true family line not through tribes and ethnic blood but in the bond of faithfulness and shed blood that has united our family for millennia.
The spirit carried that divine work over the centuries, providing courage and maturity even amid our imperfections. Lewis. In this collection of forty-six brief biographies for children, Bunyan, Charlemagne, Anselm, Hannula sketches the stirring trials and triumphs of many famous and some lesser known figures in our family of faith including Augustine, Luther, and C.
Trial and Triumph: Stories from Church History #ad - S. God took on human flesh and dwelt among us. Used book in Good Condition. Thus says the lord: stand in the ways and see, and ask for the old paths, where the good way is, and walk in it; then you will find rest for your souls"Jer.6:16. Through them we can begin to enjoy the old paths and find rest for our souls.
This Country of Ours Yesterday's ClassicsYesterday's Classics #ad - This Country of Ours Yesterday's Classics #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Stories from the history of the United States beginning with a full account of exploration and settlement and ending with the presidency of Woodrow Wilson. The 99 chapters are grouped under 7 headings: stories of explorers and pioneers, Stories of the French in America, Stories of the Middle and Southern Colonies, Stories of Virginia, Stories of the Struggle for Liberty, Stories of New England, and Stories of the United States under the Constitution.
Suitable for ages 10 and up. Used book in Good Condition.
The Burgess Bird Book for Children Dover Children's ClassicsDover Publications #ad - While "interviewing" slaty the junco, melody the wood thrush, peter rabbit and saucy Jenny Wren — and, the reader — learn about their physical appearances, our guides, eating and nesting habits, Spooky the Screech Owl, of course, and dozens of other common birds, Redwing the Blackbird, and songs and calls.
The Burgess Bird Book for Children Dover Children's Classics #ad - Parents, teachers, and young readers all over the world have enthusiastically welcomed the Dover reprints of Thornton Burgess's classic nature books, including the perennial bestseller, The Adventures of Peter Cottontail. In the present volume, the author's goal of introducing children to the fascinating subject of bird life is brilliantly realized in story fashion.
Used book in Good Condition. Over eighty years after its first publication, the book remains noteworthy and valuable for its extraordinarily successful blend of information and entertainment. Used book in Good Condition.
Viking Tales Yesterday's ClassicsYesterday's Classics #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Everybody's hands were busy with wool. Used book in Good Condition. Sailing ever westward across the atlantic, they hop along the chain of islands that loosely connects Norway with America-Orkneys and Shetlands, Iceland, Faeroes, and Greenland. It is when harald is king of norway that population pressures at home and eagerness for adventure and booty from other lands combine to drive some of the bolder Vikings to set forth from their native land.
Used book in Good Condition. Suitable for children ages 9 and up to read to themselves and for children as young as 6 as a read-aloud. Shadows flitted in the dark corners. Smoke curled along the high beams of the ceiling. The grown people were on a long narrow bench that they had pulled up to the light and warmth.
Viking Tales Yesterday's Classics #ad - We follow the fortunes of harald from the time he is acknowledged by his father as a baby and given his own thrall at the cutting of his first tooth, through his exploits as a viking adventurer, to his crowning as King of Norway. That fire gave the only light. It is from link to link of this chain that the characters in our story sail in search of home and adventure.
Men who could sing and play the harp were called "skalds, " and they called their songs "sagas.
Handbook of Nature StudyComstock Pub. Associates #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Comstock Publishing. Used book in Good Condition. The late anna botsford comstock was the founder and first head of the Department of Nature Study at Cornell University and the first woman to be appointed to the Cornell faculty. Used book in Good Condition. Written originally for elementary school teachers, this book is as valid and helpful today as it was when it was first written in 1911.
Paddle-to-the-Sea Sandpiper BooksHMH Books for Young Readers #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Paddle to the Sea. Comstock Publishing. Paddle's journey, in text and pictures, through the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean provides an excellent geographic and historical picture of the region. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. A young indian boy carves a little canoe with a figure inside and names him Paddle-to-the-Sea.
Elementary GeographyBlue Sky Daisies #ad - Elementary geography also includes over a dozen poetry selections throughout the book, chosen by Miss Mason to complement the chapter topics. Paddle to the Sea. Used book in Good Condition. Discover the planets and earth’s continents, map-making, latitude and longitude, rivers and straits, topographical features such as mountains and valleys, the changing seasons, and more.
Elementary Geography #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Elementary geography is often paired with Blue Sky Daisies' edition of Home Geography for Primary Grades, by C. C. Long. Blue sky daisies brings you the same classic book, completely re-typeset in a pleasing and fresh format. Miss mason’s conversational tone teaches children about their world, from its place in the solar system to their place in its lands.
Elementary geography was originally written by educator Charlotte Mason in the 1880s, yet this beloved book for elementary-aged students still garners attention today. Search for isbn 978-1944435004 to find our edition. Used book in Good Condition. Comstock Publishing.
The Blue Fairy Book Dover Children's ClassicsDover Publications #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Comstock Publishing. His position as one of england's foremost folklorists as well as his first-rate literary abilities makes his collections unmatchable in the English language. Used book in Good Condition. Cinderella, monsters and magicians, giants and dwarfs, fairies and ogres — these are the companions who will thrill young boys and girls of all lands and all times, Little Red Riding Hood, as Andrew Lang's phenomenally successful collections of stories have proved.
The blue fairy book was the first volume in the series and so it contains some of the best known tales, The Arabian Nights, but exciting adventures by Charles Perrault and Madame d'Aulnoy, taken from a variety of sources: not only from Grimm, and other stories from popular traditions. It is almost impossible to envision what childhood would be like without the enchanting world of fairyland.
The Blue Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics #ad - Paddle to the Sea. All in all, all narrated in the clear, this collection contains 37 stories, lively prose for which Lang was famous. Not only are lang's generally conceded to be the best English versions of standard stories, his collections are the richest and widest in range. Here in one attractive paperbound volume — with enlarged print — are "sleeping beauty, " "jack the Giantkiller, " "Rumpelstiltskin, " "Puss in Boots, " "Hansel and Gretel, " "Trusty John, " "Beauty and the Beast, " "Goldilocks, " and many other favorites that have become an indispensable part of our cultural heritage.
From the day that they were first printed, the Lang fairy tale books of many colors have entertained thousands of boys and girls, as they have also brought pleasure to the many parents who have read these unforgettable classics to their children.
The Little DukeCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - After suddenly losing his father king William of the Long Sword, THE LITTLE DUKE experiences many hardships and sorrows. However, with the help of his loyal friends, he overcomes capture and many other obstacles in his quest to succeed his father. Comstock Publishing. Used book in Good Condition. The little duke is an inspiring story for all youth, and an excellent addition to any family library.
The Little Duke #ad - The little duke is the heroic and exciting tale of the boy who would become King Richard the Fearless. Paddle to the Sea. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.