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  • The Cottingley Fairies

    Ana Sender

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, March 5, 2019)
    " intriguing, enchantingly rendered real fairy tale." - Kirkus Reviews Elsie and Frances feel sad for adults who simply can’t see the magic in the forests around them. If only they could see what we see. In 1918, Elsie Wright and her cousin Frances Griffith photographed fairies in their garden, in the small village of Cottingley (Yorkshire). Without expecting it, many people paid attention—including renowned writer and spiritualist Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This is the story, narrated by Elsie herself, of the true events that led to the Cottingley Fairies becoming a international phenomenon.
  • Rainbow Fish and the Sea Monsters' Cave

    Marcus Pfister

    Paperback (NorthSouth Books, Feb. 1, 2015)
    It's Rainbow Fish's most challenging adventure yet, for he must brave the Sea Monsters' Cave, rumored to be the most dangerous place in the ocean, to find healing algae to cure the ailing bumpy-backed fish. Warned by his friends about the dreadful denizens of the deep--the giant rock monsters, the five-eyed globe fish, and the horrible creature with a thousand arms--Rainbow Fish, accompanied by the little blue fish, musters all his courage and sets out on an exciting quest. In a satisfying and reassuring conclusion, Rainbow Fish discovers that by confronting his fears, it is possible to overcome them, and that sometimes there are simple, completely nonthreatening explanations for fabled dangers.
  • Maybe, My Baby

    Marilyn Janovitz

    Hardcover (North-South Books, Jan. 1, 2003)
    Marilyn Janovitz's soothing text and endearing pictures of animal parents and their little ones combine in a loving lullaby of a book that will send children peacefully off to sleep.In the tradition of ""Goodnight Moon"" and ""Guess How Much I Love You,"" this warm and fuzzy bedtime book is perfect for family snuggling.
  • El Pez Arco Iris / The Rainbow Fish Bilingual Paperback Edition

    Marcus Pfister

    Paperback (NorthSouth Books, Jan. 1, 2015)
    First published in Switzerland under the title Der Regenbogenfisch.
  • Alice in Wonderland

    Lewis Carroll, Lisbeth Zwerger

    Hardcover (North-South Books, Aug. 1, 1999)
    "And what is the use of a book," thought Alice, "without pictures?" Certain to please even Alice herself, this new version of her famous adventures in Wonderland is brimming with wonderfully whimsical pictures by internationally acclaimed artist Lisbeth Zwerger. Her imaginative illustrations of the strange denizens of Wonderland—from the Mad Hatter and March Hare to the Queen of Hearts and Cheshire Cat—capture the inspired nonsense of Carroll's classic tale.
  • The Rainbow Fish Classic Edition with Stickers

    Marcus Pfister

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, June 6, 2017)
    Celebrate The Rainbow Fish with this beautiful anniversary edition.Nothing is nicer than sharing and giving! For twenty-five years the little fish with the sparkling scales, who learned to conquer his vanity, has enchanted children and grown-ups all over the world. To celebrate the 25th anniversary, this picture book classic is now available in a special limited edition, beautifully designed with half-linen cover, and a specially inserted page of bonus glittery stickers.
  • Where's My Mommy?

    Carol Roth, Sean Julian

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, March 1, 2012)
    When sleepy little kitty wakes from her nap, she can't find her mommy. She asks the barn animals for help. Her new friends are happy to help. "Moo!" says the calf. "Oink!" sys the pig. "Quack!" says the duck. After all, that's how they call their mommies. Poor little kitty's mommy is nowhere to be found...until kitty tries one more thing.
  • Ten Dogs in the Window

    Claire Masurel, Pamela Paparone

    Paperback (North-South Books, Feb. 1, 2000)
    After ten dogs are placed in a display window for the whole wide world to see, one by one their numbers diminish until the last canine departs with its new owner.
  • The Rainbow Fish Colors

    Marcus Pfister

    Board book (NorthSouth Books, Oct. 15, 2013)
    A red starfish, a blue whale, an orange sea horse... Rainbow Fish's undersea world is filled with colorful creatures, and the most colorful of all is Rainbow Fish himself, sharing his glittering silver scales with his friends. Bold, simple images, reinforced by facing pages in the appropriate color, make this appealing board book the perfect way to teach colors to very young children. • The best selling board book returns with a new trim size and up to date safety compliance, to delight a new generation of readers. • Safe, simple, and fun! • A baby themed introduction to the best selling Rainbow Fish series.
  • The Wizard of Oz

    L. Frank Baum, Lisbeth Zwerger

    Hardcover (North-South Books, Oct. 1, 1996)
    After being transported by a cyclone to the land of Oz, Dorothy and her dog are befriended by a scarecrow, a tin man, and a cowardly lion, who accompany her to the Emerald City to look for a wizard who can help Dorothy return home to Kansas.
  • The Bears' Christmas Surprise

    Bruno Hachler, Kehlenbeck

    Hardcover (North-South Books, Sept. 1, 2000)
    In an unusual holiday story, a band of stuffed bears embark on a secret mission that teaches young and old alike a joyous message about the true spirit of Christmas. The bears remove the Christmas gifts from under trees all over town, replacing them with notes that remind the people of those who are forgotten and alone on Christmas. What results is a wonderful celebration for all--complete with gifts given and received, laughter, music, good company, and holiday cheer
  • Rainbow Fish and the Big Blue Whale ; Teacher 14" x 18" BIG Book

    Marcus Pfister

    Paperback (North South Books, March 15, 1998)
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