When You Were a Baby
Amy, who is big enough to do many things for herself, is reminded of how small she was when she was a baby.
A biography of the animator whose character Mickey Mouse helped launch the animated cartoon industry.
The Animal, the Vegetable, and John D. Jones
Two sisters look upon a beach vacation with their father, his woman friend, and her son, as two weeks in the wrong place with the wrong people.
The Store Bought Doll
Christina receives her first store-bought doll and finds her old rag doll superior in a number of ways
The Season of Silence
The events following Susie’s long sickness in the spring changed her life more than she ever imagined.
Samantha on Stage
Eleven-year-old Samantha has always been the best in her ballet class, but when she sees the new Russian girl dance she begins to wonder who will get the coveted lead in the school’s production of the Nutcracker…
The Poetry of Horses
A collection of 110 poems–some familiar, some newly published–by such poets as Elizabeth Coatsworth, Walter de la Mare, David Wagoner, Ted Hughs, Shel Silverstein, and Robert Frost.
The Owl and the Pussycat
After a courtship voyage of a year and a day, Owl and Pussy finally buy a ring from Piggy and are blissfully married.
One of Us
Nora, the new girl at school, is lonely and misunderstood until she meets a special friend who shows her how to become accepted.