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.
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.
Peter wanders around his neighborhood enjoying the snowy city weather.
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.
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."
A young child and her father search the moonlit woods for the Great Horned Owl. Movingly narrated by author Jane Yolen.
"A quiet story."
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.
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"
A charming tale of the peddler whose stolen caps mean all kinds of monkey business.
"One of my favorite books!"
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"
With just one bite, a wakeful flea atop a pile of sleeping creatures causes a commotion.
This folktale explains why Chinese people no longer choose long names for their children.
"That moment when you find a childhood favorite!"
Red Riding Hood encounters an urbane wolf on the way to her sick grandmother's house.
Bear decides to give his friend the moon a birthday present. He thinks the echoes of his own voice are the moon's answers to his questions about what the moon would like.
This African folk tale, told with award-winning graphics and narration reminiscent of the traditional village storyteller, is the story of how a tale passes from animal to animal, creating a jungle disaster.
Madeline and her classmates adopt a dog who rescues Madeline after she falls into a river.
"A joy to read for young and old"
Anansi, one of the great folk heroes of the world, is saved from a terrible fate by his six sons in this traditional tale from West Africa.
"Check Out Bobby Norfolk's Version of this Story!"