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richard-milner's picture
Jun.28.2012
American wildlife artist Charles R. Knight (1874–1953) spent a lifetime creating some of the first paintings and sculptures of dinosaurs, mammoths, and cavemen that were both spectacularly beautiful and scientifically accurate. For generations, his work has inspired scientists, artists, and...
lou-beach's picture
Nov.15.2011
A delightful overview of this award-winning illustrator’s art. Over the last 30 years his work has been featured in major magazines as well as on countless record and cd packages, book covers and advertisements.
carrie-kabak's picture
Apr.27.2011
 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION Oliver Booth wants nothing more than to join the ranks of Palm Beach's high society. But with his arrogant personality, garish wardrobe, and incompetent stewardship of an antique shop filled with gaudy reproductions, he doesn't have a chance. Oliver's luck takes a turnabout...
carrie-kabak's picture
Apr.27.2011
 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION This book will appeal to children because it is a light, yet realistic story which deals with emotions and situations that children can identify with, such as: rejection from friends, frustrations in attempting a solution to a problem and acceptance, finally, with friends....
sean-beaudoin's picture
Jan.18.2011
lisa-brown's picture
Aug.16.2010
When the sun goes down and everything is wonderfully cold and dark, a vampire boy and a little witch go searching for children in the night. But this is no ordinary night. It is Halloween, and what they find may surprise them. . . .
marjorie-price's picture
Aug.30.2009
“AlphaDabbles is a highly original work that uses the letters of the alphabet to stimulate creative imagination. The book is alive, sparkling with shapes and ideas, and invirtes children (and adults) to give vent to creative potential inherent in the unconscious of every human being.”-Dr. Benjamin...
marjorie-price's picture
Aug.30.2009
An imaginative and entertaining introduction to the delightful world of numbers, colors and shapes!
christopher-p-baker's picture
Jan.31.2008
In this paean to the vintage car, Baker, who has also provided the photos, juxtaposes American autos against the backdrop of Cuba to great effect. "Today, Cuba possesses about 450,000 cars, of which one-sixth are pre-revolutionary American autos dating back to the ’20s and ’30s," he...
lisa-brown's picture
Dec.17.2007
Latkes are potato pancakes served at Hanukkah. Lemony Snicket is an alleged children’s book author. Lisa Brown is an alleged illustrator. For the first time in literary history, these three elements are combined in one book. People who are interested in any or all of these things will find this...