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Meet Jeff Stone, author of Phoenix

Jeff Stone lives in the Midwest with his wife and two children and practices the martial arts daily.

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The Blue Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Trade Paperback

Liz is staying with her grandmother in her old house in the woods of northern Minnesota when one night a noise awakens her. It is someone calling her name, calling for Elizabeth. Liz opens her eyes. There is a blue ghost in her room! What does the ghost want from her?... Read More
 





The Blue Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
eBook

Liz is staying with her grandmother in her old house in the woods of northern Minnesota when one night a noise awakens her. It is someone calling her name, calling for Elizabeth. Liz opens her eyes. There is a blue ghost in her room! What does the ghost want from her?... Read More
 





The Golden Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Peter Ferguson
Trade Paperback

Delsie knew it wasn't a good idea to dare her best friend Todd to explore the abandoned houses by the old mill. But she couldn't back down after the words slipped out of her mouth. Together the two friends bike to the mill and try the door of each abandoned house... Read More
 





The Golden Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Peter Ferguson
eBook

Delsie knew it wasn't a good idea to dare her best friend Todd to explore the abandoned houses by the old mill. But she couldn't back down after the words slipped out of her mouth. Together the two friends bike to the mill and try the door of each abandoned house... Read More
 





The Green Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Peter Ferguson
Trade Paperback

Move over, Christmas Carol—here’s a new holiday ghost story!

It's Christmas Eve, and Kaye’s family is on the way to her grandmother’s house in a swirling snowstorm. Suddenly the car hits a patch of ice. It slides across the road and skids into a snow-filled ditch! Through the car window, Kaye spots... Read More
 





The Green Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Peter Ferguson
eBook

Move over, Christmas Carol—here’s a new holiday ghost story!

It's Christmas Eve, and Kaye’s family is on the way to her grandmother’s house in a swirling snowstorm. Suddenly the car hits a patch of ice. It slides across the road and skids into a snow-filled ditch! Through the car window, Kaye spots... Read More
 





The Red Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Peter Ferguson
Trade Paperback

Have you ever had the feeling a doll was watching you?

Jenna finds the perfect gift for her sister at a neighbor’s garage sale—a beautiful old doll dressed all in red velvet. Jenna can’t believe her luck. Not only does Mrs. Tate seem happy to be rid of the doll, she even... Read More
 





The Red Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Peter Ferguson
eBook

Have you ever had the feeling a doll was watching you?

Jenna finds the perfect gift for her sister at a neighbor’s garage sale—a beautiful old doll dressed all in red velvet. Jenna can’t believe her luck. Not only does Mrs. Tate seem happy to be rid of the doll, she even... Read More
 





Runt
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Trade Paperback

DEEP IN THE Minnesota forest, where only the strong survive, four regular-sized pups—Leader, Sniffer, Runner, and Thinker—are pushed into the world. Then one last, very small pup is born into the wolf pack. He is called Runt.

From the very start, Runt struggles in the harsh wild world of the wolves... Read More
 





The Secret of the Painted House
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Leonid Gore
eBook

When Emily finds a locked playhouse in the woods, she can't resist peeking through the windows. Inside, the walls are painted to look just like the surrounding woods, right down to an identical white playhouse with blue shutters. But the playhouse is not as deserted as Emily first thought. A girl... Read More
 





The Secret of the Painted House
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Leonid Gore
Trade Paperback

When Emily finds a locked playhouse in the woods, she can't resist peeking through the windows. Inside, the walls are painted to look just like the surrounding woods, right down to an identical white playhouse with blue shutters. But the playhouse is not as deserted as Emily first thought. A girl... Read More
 





The Very Little Princess: Rose's Story
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
eBook

In a classic storyteller's voice, Newbery Honor recipient Marion Dane Bauer tells a tale of friendship, family, and fitting in that recalls The Doll People, Rumer Godden, and Hitty, Her First Hundred Years.

Rose is a wild child. She doesn't care what her mother or teacher or schoolmates say—she does what she... Read More
 





The Very Little Princess: Rose's Story
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Hardcover Library Binding

In a classic storyteller's voice, Newbery Honor recipient Marion Dane Bauer tells a tale of friendship, family, and fitting in that recalls The Doll People, Rumer Godden, and Hitty, Her First Hundred Years.

Rose is a wild child. She doesn't care what her mother or teacher or schoolmates say—she does what she... Read More
 





The Very Little Princess: Rose's Story
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Trade Paperback

Now in paperback, Marion Dane Bauer's tale of friendship, family, and fitting in, which recalls The Doll People, Rumer Godden, and Hitty, Her First Hundred Years.

Regina is a princess. Her hair is gold. Her gown is pink. She's a three-and-one-quarter-inch-tall doll. Rose is not a princess or a doll. She's a... Read More
 





The Very Little Princess: Zoey's Story
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
eBook

Regina is only 3-1/4 inches tall, but she knows from the moment she wakes up in her dollhouse bed that she is a princess. Why else would she have such a lovely pink gown? Why else would she have such golden hair and flawless skin? And why else would she have... Read More
 





The Very Little Princess: Zoey's Story
Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Trade Paperback

Regina is only 3-1/4 inches tall, but she knows from the moment she wakes up in her dollhouse bed that she is a princess. Why else would she have such a lovely pink gown? Why else would she have such golden hair and flawless skin? And why else would she have... Read More
 

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