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Miss Rumphius —Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000, author.

As a child Great-aunt Alice Rumphius resolved that when she grew up she would go to faraway places, live by the sea in her old age, and do something to make the world more beautiful -- and she does all those things, the ...

Chanticleer and the fox —Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400.

A sly fox tries to outwit a proud rooster through the use of flattery.

Ox-cart man —Hall, Donald, 1928-

Describes the day-to-day life throughout the changing seasons of an early 19th-century New England family.

Roxaboxen —McLerran, Alice, 1933-

A hill covered with rocks and wooden boxes becomes an imaginary town for Marian, her sisters, and their friends.

Ox-cart man —Hall, Donald, 1928-

Describes the day-to-day life of an early nineteenth-century New England family throughout the changing seasons.

Hattie and the wild waves : a story from Brooklyn —Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000.

A young girl from Brooklyn, New York enjoys her summer at the beach where she can paint and listen to the wild waves.

Island boy —Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000, author, illustrator.

Matthais grows from a little boy to a grandfather on a small island off the coast of New England.

Eleanor —Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000.

Presents the childhood of Eleanor Roosevelt, who married a president of the United States and became known as a great humanitarian.

Miss Rumphius —Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000.

As a child Great-aunt Alice Rumphius resolved that when she grew up she would go to faraway places, live by the sea in her old age, and do something to make the world more beautiful--and she does all those things, the la...

Seven little rabbits —Becker, John, 1901-1982

One by one, as they walk down the road, seven little rabbits get tired and find a place to sleep.

The year of the perfect Christmas tree : an Appalachian story —Houston, Gloria.

Ruthie and her mother wonder how they will fulfill their obligation of getting the perfect Christmas tree to the town for the holiday celebration, since Papa has left the Appalachian area to go to war.

Tortillitas para mama and other nursery rhymes : Spanish and English

A collection of nursery rhymes, each in both English and Spanish, collected from the Spanish community in the Americas, many with instructions for accompanying finger plays or other activities.

The little juggler —Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000.

Retells the legend of the little juggler's search for a special Christmas gift for the Christ Child and the Blessed Mother.

The story of Holly & Ivy —Godden, Rumer, 1907-1998, author.

Orphaned Ivy finds her Christmas wish fulfilled with the help of a lonely couple and a doll named Holly.

Christmas in the barn —Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.

A poem telling of the birth of a child in a barn among the animals, with illustrations which depict the barn and people of a twentieth-century farm.

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