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Amazing Grace —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

Although a classmate says that she cannot play Peter Pan in the school play because she is black, Grace discovers that she can do anything she sets her mind to do.

The great big brain book —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

COMPANION TO: THE GREAT BIG BOOK OF LIFE, ISBN 9781786033666. Find out how our brains work, how they control the rest of the body and how they change over time. From how they create our memories, to how they help us lear...

The great big book of life —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

"Aren't humans amazing? It's incredible to think that all of us started out life as a tiny dot. Find out how we change as we grow from babies to children to teenagers to adults, and what happens when people get old."--Fr...

The great big body book —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

"The fourth book in this internationally best-selling series explores lots of aspects of the body including birth, growth, ageing, senses, the brain, and genetics, but from a family standpoint rather than a straight non-...

Pirate baby —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

"Shiver me timbers," said the Captain. "It's a baby!" When the crew of pirate ship Ramshackle find a tiny baby adrift on the high seas, they are a bit flummoxed. Even more so, when they discover it's a baby girl. The adv...

Queen Guinevere and other stories from the court of King Arthur —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

Dramatic retellings of stories from Arthurian legend, from the perspectives of Guinevere, Igrayne, Nimue, and the other women whose actions drive the legends through love, hate, enchantment, and tragedy.

A first book of myths : myths and legends for the very young from around the world —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

Simplified retellings of Greek and Roman myths, including those about Icarus, the boy whose father made him wings, and King Midas, who had the golden touch.

Smile : the story of the original Mona Lisa —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

Renaissance Italy is a world of riches open to any man who dares to conquer it. In the life of young Lisa the doors to this world remain closed. Promised in her youth to a widower as a loving wife and mother, she is resi...

Walking on water : miracles Jesus worked —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

"...retells nine stories of the miracles Jesus worked, when he overturned the laws of nature, life and death to show God's great love for humanity. With beautiful, atmospheric illustrations by Jackie Morris, this is a pe...

Lost and found : parables Jesus told —Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

Water into Wine * A Netful of Fish * Weathermaster * Through the Roof * The Biggest Picnic in the World * Is it a Ghost? * Remote Control * Saying Thank You * Back from the Dead.Mary Hoffman retells nine stories of the m...

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