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The Road to Oz
The Road to Oz
Written by Kathleen Krull, Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
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ISBN: 9780385754293
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The Road to Oz
Twists, Turns, Bumps, and Triumphs in the Life of L. Frank Baum
Written by Kathleen Krull
Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2013
Price: $10.99

KATHLEEN KRULL’S LIVELY text traces the life of L. Frank Baum from his dreamy privileged childhood in mid-19th-century upstate New York through the many detours on his road to Oz. A failure as an actor, a breeder of prize chickens, a merchant in a wild west town, among other occupations, he... Read more >
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Funny Business
Funny Business
Written by Various, Edited by Leonard S. Marcus
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763632540
Our Price: $21.99
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Funny Business
Conversations with Writers of Comedy
Written by Various
Edited by Leonard S. Marcus


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $21.99

What makes funny FUNNY? An esteemed anthologist interviews thirteen favorite children’s authors — and asks them to share their trade secrets.

DO YOU EVER MAKE YOURSELF LAUGH WHILE YOU ARE WRITING?

"A joke isn’t a joke if you need to explain it," notes Leonard S. Marcus. "Even so, the hidden clockwork of comedy... Read more >
Classic Poetry
Classic Poetry
Edited by Michael Rosen, Illustrated by Paul Howard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763642105
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Classic Poetry
Candlewick Illustrated Classic
Edited by Michael Rosen
Illustrated by Paul Howard


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $12.99

"Few anthologies for this age group include such a fi ne selection of works, introduce the poets so vividly, or provide such a rich collection of haunting illustrations." — Booklist

Poetry provides the best introduction to the marvels of the English language. This volume, collected by award-winning author Michael Rosen, presents a... Read more >
The Rights of the Reader
The Rights of the Reader
Written by Daniel Pennac, Illustrated by Quentin Blake, Translated by Sarah Adams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763638016
Our Price: $16.99
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The Rights of the Reader

Written by Daniel Pennac
Illustrated by Quentin Blake
Translated by Sarah Adams


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $16.99

This witty, refreshing treatise from a celebrated author and seasoned teacher is a passionate defense of reading — just for the joy of it.

First published in 1992 and even more relevant now, Daniel Pennac's quirky ode to reading has sold more than a million copies in his native
France. Drawing on his... Read more >
The Road to Oz
The Road to Oz
Written by Kathleen Krull, Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375832161
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
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The Road to Oz
Twists, Turns, Bumps, and Triumphs in the Life of L. Frank Baum
Written by Kathleen Krull
Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Price: $19.99

KATHLEEN KRULL’S LIVELY text traces the life of L. Frank Baum from his dreamy privileged childhood in mid-19th-century upstate New York through the many detours on his road to Oz. A failure as an actor, a breeder of prize chickens, a merchant in a wild west town, among other occupations, he... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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