Browse all books

Books published by publisher Atheneum Books

  • God Stalk

    P.C. Hodgell

    Hardcover (Atheneum Books, March 15, 1982)
    binding tight, pages clean and crisp, corners by spine minimal bumping, d/j shows very minor wear on edges, slightly rubbed by spine, overall very nice book
  • The Islands of the Blessed

    Nancy Farmer

    Hardcover (Atheneum Books, Oct. 20, 2009)
    In this much-anticipated conclusion to the Sea of Trolls trilogy, Notland is no place to seek one’s true calling. Or is it?
  • Devil's Bridge

    Cynthia De felice

    Hardcover (Atheneum, Sept. 30, 1992)
    While competing in a fishing contest off Martha's Vineyard, thirteen-year-old Ben Daggett overhears two unscrupulous men who plot to win the contest by cheating and sets out to expose the fraud before it is too late.
  • Bunnicula Collection

    James Howe

    Hardcover (Atheneum Books, Jan. 1, 2006)
    Bunnicula seems like a cute little bunny. But instead of little rabbit teeth, he has fangs. Is he as innocent as he appears? Or is there something sinister lurking behind those floppy ears? His fellow pets, Chester the cat & Harold the dog, are determined to find out. This three book collection is the perfect introduction to their adventures.
  • Straight From the Bear's Mouth: The Story of Photosynthesis

    Bill Ross

    Hardcover (Atheneum, Oct. 1, 1995)
    Trying to perform an experiment with aspen trees, Dina and Jake seek the advice of eccentric science teacher Dr. Mildew and are astounded when the doctor's pet bear breathes on the trees, an act that has surprising results.
  • BY Mann, Charles C

    Charles C Mann

    Hardcover (Atheneum Books Sep - 2009, Aug. 16, 1780)
    BY Mann, Charles C ( Author ) [{ Before Columbus: The Americas of 1491 (Downtown Bookworks Books) By Mann, Charles C ( Author ) Sep - 08- 2009 ( Hardcover ) } ]
  • Oh, A-Hunting We Will Go

    John Langstaff, Nancy Winslow Parker

    Hardcover (Atheneum, Aug. 1, 1974)
    Old and new verses for a popular folk song about hunting and capturing an animal--and then letting him go.
  • Silver Woven in My Hair

    Shirley Rousseau Murphy, Alan Tiegreen

    Hardcover (Atheneum, March 15, 1977)
    Thursey is too strong-willed to be intimidated by her stepsisters with their cruel taunts claiming that her father died a coward in the recent wars. She defies them, hiding the little books she makes that preserve a variety of Cinderella stories from around the world--tales she hears from travelers on the high road who take shelter at the inn run by her stepmother. She knows the sisters would destroy the small, handmade books, for in their view, it is unnatural for a common girl to know how to read. But when the king's summer gala draws near and Thursey is, as usual, left at home, she takes charge of her own fate. With help from a traveling monk and a friendly goatherd, she secretly prepares to attend the ball. Does she have help, as well, from the ugly white mare whom she loves? And will she gain more than a rare evening of happiness, perhaps even the joy of new-found love? This vivid Cinderella retelling with a spunky and inventive heroine, set in a medieval European village, is a romance enjoyed by YA readers as well as younger ones. Those who have been searching for it will be happy to know that it's back in print.
  • The Foxbury Force

    Graham Oakley

    Hardcover (Atheneum, Oct. 1, 1994)
    After many months of practice in chasing and catching burglars, the members of the Foxbury Constabulary suddenly find themselves in the midst of a real robbery and the chase is on
  • Can You Feel the Thunder?

    Lynn E. McElfresh

    Hardcover (Atheneum, June 1, 1999)
    Mic Parsons, struggling to deal with his deaf-blind older sister, making the school baseball team, and growing apart from his best friend, finds two eccentric kids who help him get his life back to normal.
  • Friends

    Helme Heine

    Hardcover (Atheneum, Dec. 1, 1982)
    Goods friends always stick together. Charlie Rooster, Johnny Mouse, and Percy the pig are the best of friends. They do everything together. They ride their bike together, play games together, and even do their chores together. Because that's what good friends do. When night falls, though, and it's time to go to bed, they learn that sometimes friends have to be apart. But that's okay, because true friends always find each other, even if it's just in their dreams.
  • Seasons of Splendour

    Madhur Jaffrey

    Hardcover (Atheneum, May 1, 1989)
    Retells the stories of the gods, goddesses, kings, princes, princesses, and demons of Hindu mythology