But my daughter will go to sleep when I put on faster than anything else.
Just one family survives a shipwreck. Now the father, mother, and their four young sons find themselves stranded on a remote island. What will it take to stay alive? The odds are against them. But the clever, hard working Robinsons have what it takes to face the ultimate test.
Max is the hero of this beloved children's classic in which he makes mischief, sails away, tames the wild things, and returns home for supper.
"An imaginative story like no other..."
As Harold draws his way in and out of adventure, children become fascinated by the wondrous magic of the purple crayon
A little rabbit is lulled to sleep surrounded by all that he knows and loves best in the great green room of his house.
Fans of the ingenious little monkey will not be disappointed as he embarks on a wild series of adventures in a traveling circus.
The kids in room 207 don't know how lucky they are to have a nice teacher like Miss Nelson - until their misbehavior causes her disappearance, and they get Miss Viola Swamp for a substitute.
"Just as good as I remembered."
Hermann Hesse’s classic novel Siddhartha, takes place in ancient India around the time of the Buddha (6th century BC). Siddhartha and his companion Govinda set out in search of enlightenment. Siddhartha goes through a series of changes and realizations as he attempts to achieve this goal. Siddhartha joins the ascetics, visits Gotama, embraces his earthly desires, and finally communes with nature, all in an attempt to attain Nirvana.
A sturdy, well tended little house standing on a hill in the countryside watches the days, nights, and seasons come and go as the town around her grows and develops before her.
A charming tale of the peddler whose stolen caps mean all kinds of monkey business.
"One of my favorite books!"
James Marshall retells the familiar tale in which one of three pigs survives a wolf's attacks by using his head.
"My son loves it...can't get enough"
Peter wanders around his neighborhood enjoying the snowy city weather.
Peter, the naughty rabbit, helps himself to the crops from Mr. MacGregor's garden, to the dismay of all.
With just one bite, a wakeful flea atop a pile of sleeping creatures causes a commotion.
A young child and her father search the moonlit woods for the Great Horned Owl. Movingly narrated by author Jane Yolen.
"A quiet story."
Three clever soliders devise a plan to get food and lodging from the selfish inhabitants of a French village during the time of Napoleon.
"From strangers to members of the community"
Steven Kellogg captures all the fun and excitement when Jimmy brings along his pet boa constrictor on a class trip to the farm.
Big diesel machines threaten to run Mike Mulligan and his little old steam shovel, Mary Anne, out of business until Mike agrees to tackle a big job.
"Just perfect for my almost 3 year old"
Madeline and her classmates adopt a dog who rescues Madeline after she falls into a river.
"A joy to read for young and old"
This is the story of a boy's friendship with a dinosaur and how they spend one happy day together.
Playing games up and down the river, something no self-respecting tugboat would do, makes Little Toot an object of scorn - until he alone rescues an ocean liner in trouble.
The Velveteen Rabbit is a children's novel that chronicles the story of a stuffed rabbit and his quest to become real through the love of his owner. The Velveteen Rabbit has been awarded the IRA/CBC Children's Choice award. This version is published in the Audible Enhanced Audiobook format and includes original illustrations by William Nicholson synchronized with the narration.