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BLOSSOM TALES: Flower Stories by Many Folk

by Patricia Hruby Powell Recommended by: Jennifer LB Leese Published by Moon Mountain Publishing Release: 2002 Format: Hard Cover (HC) 32 pages ISBN: 0-9677929-8-3 Buy this book! BLOSSOM TALES is a beautiful collection of retold folk tales. There are fourteen stories explaining how specific flowers received their names, and how others came to be. Some of the stories have a mysterious feel to them, while... read more

Su Ling’s Kite

by Joann Rohr Recommended by: Jennifer LB Leese Published by: Writers Exchange E-Publishing Release: 2002 Format: E-book in PDF, HTML and CD, 31 pages ISBN: 1-876962-42-7 Buy the Book! The story of Su Ling and her kite is based on facts. While Su Ling, the Chinese princess of a little village in China, watched her father, the Emperor, fly brilliantly colored kites in the sky, Su Ling realized that the... read more

Storybook Parties

by Penny Warner And Liya Lev Oertel Recommended by: Jennifer LB Leese Published by Meadowbrook Press Release: 2001 Format: Soft Cover(SC) 181 pages ISBN: 0-88166-389-1 (Meadowbrook Press) 0-689-84328-3 (Simon and Schuster) Buy this book! STORYBOOK PARTIES is a well-written instructive book for hosting children’s parties that are based on children’s favorite storybook characters. Each of the 45... read more

What If…

by Regina J. Williams Recommended by: Jennifer LB Leese Published by Illumination Arts Release: 2001 Format: Hard Cover (HC) 32 pages ISBN: 0-935699-23-6 Buy the Book! At bedtime, a mother tries to tuck her son into bed, but he decides that it’s a good time to say, “but what if…,” delaying bedtime as long as he can. The little boy dreams up all kinds of things such as WHAT IF…butterflies... read more

Edward G. and the Beautiful Pink Hairbow

by Marsha Diane Arnold Recommended by: Jennifer LB Leese Published by Random House Release: 2002 Format: Hard Cover (HC) 48 pages ISBN: 0-307-26337-0 (hard cover), 0-307-26337-1 (paperback) Buy this book Evelyn J. thinks that Edward G., her baby brother, is cute, but not as adorable as the pink hairbow on top of Cynthia Lucinda’s head. Edward G., known for being insistent, always insists on his... read more
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