Being an account of the further adventures of the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman in the Emerald City, and some of the strange inhabitants of the magical place.
Children's stories, American
- Author:Baum, L. FrankSummary:
Thirteen-year-old Jonathan goes off to fight in the Revolutionary War and discovers the real war is being fought within himself.
- Author:Poe, Edgar AllanSummary:
With these stories, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Black Cat, The Cask of Amontillado, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Masque of the Red Death, The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar, Hop Frog, The Fall of the House of Usher, and The Murders in...
Each member of the South Orange River seventh-grade soccer team has qualities of excellence, but not on the soccer field.
- Author:Scarry, RichardSummary:
Ace detectives Sam Cat and Dudley Pig take on three mysteries involving stolen pies, food theft in a supermarket, and a stolen necklace on a cruise ship.
- Author:McManus, Patrick F.Summary:
You'll laugh out loud as McManus and his friends, including Rancid and Crazy Eddie, venture into the great outdoors to face formidable foes like truck campers, tackle boxes, and boat engines.
- Author:Ross, Ramon RoyalSummary:
An unlikely friendship springs up between a prune, a muskrat, and a magpie.
- Author:Soto, GarySummary:
A collection of short stories about Mexican American youth growing up in California's Central Valley.
- Author:Leppard, Lois GladysSummary:
In 1900, Mandie is searching her dead uncle's mansion for a missing will when she finds a secret tunnel and strangers who claim to be her relatives.
- Author:Sanders, Joe SutliffSummary:
At the heart of some of the most beloved childrens novels is a passionate discussion about discipline, love, and the changing role of girls in the twentieth century. Joe Sutliff Sanders traces this debate as it began in the sentimental...
Two storybook collections in one volume! Scary Storybook Collection is perfectly spook-tacular, and Disney Christmas Storybook Collection features stories overflowing with holiday spirit!
- Author:Lowry, LoisSummary:
Anastasia's 10th year has some good things like falling in love and really getting to know her grandmother and some bad things like finding out about an impending baby brother.
- Author:Viorst, JudithSummary:
When Alexander wakes up with gum in his hair, he thinks that maybe it's going to be a bad day. When he trips on the skateboard by his bed and drops his sweater in the sink, he knows it's going to be even worse than he thought. His...