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The Lion and the Mouse

By: Gail Herman

"Little Mouse. Big Lion. Big, big trouble. Who will save the mouse? Who will save the lion?" This simple retelling of the classic Aesop fable will be a treat for kids and their parents as an...

Romeo and Juliet and West Side Story

By: Norris Houghton

The tragedy of love thwarted by fate has always intrigued writers.  In the sixteenth century, William Shakespeare took this theme and fashioned one of the world's great plays: Romeo And Juliet.  In...

Noah's Ark

By: Barbara Shook Hazen
Illustrated by: Mircea Catusanu

Bold, colorful artwork illustrates this warm, simple retelling of the Bible story.


Les Miserables

By: Victor Hugo
adapted by: Monica Kulling

The classic novel--and hit Broadway show--about escaped convict Jean Valjean has been adapted with easy-to-read text, large type, and short chapters.  This engaging adaptation of the timeless...

The Iron Giant

By: Ted Hughes

An iron giant saves the world in this contemporary classic. A mysterious creature stalks the land, eating barbed wire and devouring tractors and plows. The farmers are mystified—and terrified. And...

The Nutcracker Ballet

By: Deborah Hautzig

Illus. in full color. In simple, clear language, children can follow the story of the Christmas ballet themselves, from the opening Christmas Eve party scene to the closing scene in which Marie and her...