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book image D'Aulaires' Book of Trolls
D'Aulaires' Book of Trolls
Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
aulaire
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D'Aulaires' Book of Trolls, the spectacularly illustrated and delightfully entertaining companion volume to the much-acclaimed D'Aulaires' Book of Norse Myths.

book image The Terrible Troll-Bird
Terrible Troll-Bird
Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Aulaire
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One summer's eve Ola, Lina, Sina, and Trina leave their village to gather firewood in the forest, when they're surprised by the hideous call of the terrible troll-bird, a giant rooster who pops up out of the treetops and swoops down to devour their beloved horse Blakken. Little does the terrible troll-bird know that he has finally met his match: his terrible days of terrorizing are over.

book image Foxie: The Singing Dog
Foxie
Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Aulaire
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Based on the Chekhov short story "Kashtanka," this beautiful and touching picture book about a little singing dog is "one of the best of the excellent books by Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire." —The New York Times

book image Too Big
Too Big
Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Aulaire
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A silly story about a little tow-headed boy who's getting "TOO BIG" to do just about everything he's wants to do. Brightly colored and simply told, this picture book will appeal to preschoolers exploring the world around them.

book image Jenny's Moonlight Adventure
Jenny's Moonlight
Esther Averill
Averill
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It's Halloween—a special night for black cats everywhere, especially Jenny .

book image Jenny's Birthday Book
Jenny's Birthday Book
Esther Averill
Averill
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Today is the day, the day of days, the day of Jenny Linsky's birthday!

book image The Hotel Cat
Hotel Cat
Esther Averill
Averill
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One wintry day a lonely stray cat wandered into the Royal Hotel. He chased mice so well that he was given the job of Hotel Cat.

book image Captains of the City Streets
Captains of the City
Esther Averill
Averill
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Ready for any challenge, Sinbad and the Duke, the Captains of the City Streets, charm the Cat Club's admirers with their free spirits and "nifty" street smarts, as they grow up and ultimately find friendship and a place where they belong.

book image Jenny Goes To Sea
Jenny Goes to Sea
Esther Averill
Averill
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In Jenny Goes to Sea, our heroine makes her passage on the good ship Sea Queen with her master, Captain Tinker, and her adopted brothers, tiger cat Edward, and black-and-white cat Checkers.

book image The School For Cats
School for Cats
Esther Averill
Averill
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"Five to eight-year-olds who have their own problems of adjustment in school will rejoice in Jenny's moral triumph." —The New York Times