Tag Archives: Potter

The Ruby in the Smoke (Sally Lockhart Trilogy, Book 1)

Rating: (150 reviews) Author: Philip Pullman Publisher: Laurel Leaf Amazon.com “Her name was Sally Lockhart; and within fifteen minutes, she was going to kill a man.” Philip Pullman begins his Sally Lockhart trilogy with a bang in The Ruby in the Smoke–a fast-paced, finely crafted thriller set in a rogue- and scalawag-ridden Victorian London. His […]

Wintersmith

Rating: (69 reviews) Author: Terry Pratchett Publisher: HarperTeen Book Description When the Spirit of Winter takes a fancy to Tiffany Aching, he wants her to stay in his gleaming, frozen world. Forever. It will take the young witch’s skill and cunning, as well as help from the legendary Granny Weatherwax and the irrepressible Wee Free […]

The Subtle Knife (His Dark Materials, Book 2)

Rating: (598 reviews) Author: Philip Pullman Publisher: Laurel Leaf Amazon.com With The Golden Compass Philip Pullman garnered every accolade under the sun. Critics lobbed around such superlatives as “elegant,” “awe-inspiring,” “grand,” and “glittering,” and used “magnificent” with gay abandon. Each reader had a favorite chapter–or, more likely, several–from the opening tour de force to Lyra’s […]

The World of Peter Rabbit (The Original Peter Rabbit, Books 1-23, Presentation Box)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Beatrix Potter Publisher: Warne Book Description All 23 original Tales by Beatrix Potter are available in a beautifully redesigned presentation box. This luxurious box features the new branded design, spot lamination and full-color original Beatrix Potter art, including a pop-up of Peter Rabbit and friends inside the lid.

Beatrix Potter Complete Tales R/I

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Beatrix Potter Publisher: Warne Book Description This complete and unabridged collection contains all 23 of Beatrix Potter’s Tales in one deluxe volume with all their original illustrations. The stories are arranged in the order in which they were first published so they may be read in their proper sequence. A special […]

Big Little (Leslie Patricelli board books)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Publisher: Candlewick Book Description Whether you’re big or little, learning about opposites has never been more fun – or funny – than with this winning board book. Ladies are big, but ladybugs are little. Amiably illustrated in a bright, graphic style, Leslie Patricelli’s spirited board book, BIG LITTLE, stars an obliging, […]

Yummy Yucky (Leslie Patricelli board books)

Rating: (37 reviews) Author: Publisher: Candlewick Book Description Learning about opposites has never been more fun – or funny – than with this winning board book. Yummy! Spaghetti is yummy, but worms – and blue crayons, and sand, and other things too gross to mention – are definitely yucky when tasted. Amiably illustrated in a […]

The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials, Book 3)

Rating: (822 reviews) Author: Philip Pullman Publisher: Yearling Amazon.com From the very start of its very first scene, The Amber Spyglass will set hearts fluttering and minds racing. All we’ll say here is that we immediately discover who captured Lyra at the end of The Subtle Knife, though we’ve yet to discern whether this individual’s […]

Quiet Loud (Leslie Patricelli board books)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Publisher: Candlewick Book Description Whether you read it quietly or loudly, learning about opposites has never been more fun – or funny – than with this winning board book. Sniffles are quiet, but sneezes are loud. Amiably illustrated in a bright, graphic style, Leslie Patricelli’s spirited board book, QUIET LOUD, stars […]