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Juvenile & Children`s Books: "Me Too" Book, Me Too, children's book
Me Too, children's book: Dear Diana, The only information I can offer is that when I Googled Children s book Me Too there were several children s books with that title. None of them fit the desciption you gave, but if you haven t already looked there you might want to give it...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: "Me Too" Book
Juvenile & Children`s Books: "Me Too" Book

Juvenile & Children`s Books: sports, books, sports
books, sports, fiction: Hi, Ron - You don t mention age range, but I m assuming you re looking for chapter books for a child reading on his own? I know of two excellent writers who ve written lots of sports fiction for kids. Matt Christopher has written over 100 sports...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: fiction from the 60's-70's, louise fitzhugh, harriet the spy
louise fitzhugh, harriet the spy, stream of consciousness: Hi Karen, The book you re talking about could really be nothing but Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh. Since its initial publication in 1964, the book has become a true classic, and Louise Fitzhugh is frequently lauded as one of the funniest writers...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children book's, esther holden averill, hotel cat
esther holden averill, hotel cat, amazon: Hi Karen, I believe that the book you re asking about is The Hotel Cat , by Esther Holden Averill. Chapter three is called Trouble Upstairs , and chapter five is The Runaway Guest . Here are a couple of links to the book: http://www.worldcat.org/title/hotel-cat/oclc/53607...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: kids chapter books, society x, harry potter series
society x, harry potter series, mystery series: Hello Naheed, I once wrote up a description of several good book series for publication on a website called Bestcovery.com. The #1-4 series on the list would probably be of interest to your son. Rather than going into a detailed explanation here of each...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Animal themed choose your adventure children's books, western ontario canada, roger tabor
western ontario canada, roger tabor, first four books: Hi TJ, I do believe that I have found the answer to your question. The series is called Survival , and six books under its label were eventually published: Could You Be a Deer? (#1) , Could You Be a Fox? (#2) , Could You Be an Otter? (#3) , Could...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's Mystery books, gamebook series, r a montgomery
gamebook series, r a montgomery, teen interest: Hi Heather, It sounds as if you are referring to Bantam s famous Chose Your Own Adventure series of books, an interactive gamebook series created by the team of Edward Packard and R.A. Montgomery. The first book, The Cave of Time , was initially released...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: books for 2.5 yrs, kevin henkes, warm colors
kevin henkes, warm colors, reading chapter: Hi Anou, There are very many books designed for kids who are approximately of your daughter s age, but my personal recommendation would be to try out the picture books created by author/illustrator Kevin Henkes. He does a fantastic job of using bright,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: books for 2.5 yrs, michael jackson
Juvenile & Children`s Books: books for 2.5 yrs, michael jackson

Juvenile & Children`s Books: finding a title to a childrens book from 60s or 70s, children's book, doll
children's book, doll, freezer: Dear Victoria, Congratulations on your little girl! It s a wonderful feeling when we can share with our children the books we loved at their age. According to Yahoo the book you are looking for is The Little Girl and the Tiny Doll (Longmans, 1966)...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Meowout to StarClan!, warriors, erin hunter
warriors, erin hunter, half.com: Hi, Amber - We are big fans of the Warriors series here at our house, too, so I know just what you mean! I planned to just read the first book so I could write a review of it for a magazine I write for, but it was so good I ended up reading the first...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Early Childhood Historical Fiction, historical fiction books, room schoolhouses
historical fiction books, room schoolhouses, little house books: Hi Anabelle, I must admit that I ve never really been asked before about historical fiction for preschoolers, but there are some good books out there that might qualify. I d imagine that you re looking for relatively short books, so the options that I...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens book, Hide Away Henry
Hide Away Henry: Hi Paula, I m sorry you (or the system) didn t receive the answer I sent upon receiving your question. I Googgled Hide Away Henry and easily found the information you re looking for, all of which I included in my earlier email message. I no longer have...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Rumer godden, little plum, holly and ivy
little plum, holly and ivy, rumer godden: Hi Victor, Here is the Goodreads page of books that were authored by Rumer Godden: http://www.goodreads.com/search/search?q=Rumer+Godden&group_id=&search_type=books&search%5Bsource%5D=goodreads&search%5Bfield%5D=on I m not sure whether or not...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book from the 60's or 70's., civil war money, cyberspace
civil war money, cyberspace, suitcase: I answered this question several days ago, but apparently it was swallowed up by cyberspace. I m sorry to tell you that your description of this book does not sound at all familiar. I checked my usual sources but came up with nothing. If you know any older...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book lists for children in 1960's (UK), best UK books, children
best UK books, children, books: Dear Janet - I am unfamiliar with specifically UK authors from that time period, though I found a few best of lists that might help you. These two were published in The Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2010/may/12/best-childrens-books-ever...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book titles from 60's, elizabeth george speare, foremost creators
elizabeth george speare, foremost creators, newbery medal: Hi Louise, Sure, I can give you a list of five juvenile novels from the 1960s that are still popularly read today. #1. From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. Winner of the 1968 Newbery Medal, this book continues to be a beloved classic...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's Book with Oma/Opa, marisabina russo, amy schwartz
marisabina russo, amy schwartz, paulette bourgeois: Hi Ashleigh, I know of a few children s books that perhaps will be closer to what you re wanting. I ll list several of them for you and provide a link to further information about each title, so that you can look through the material I ve compiled and...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for information on a book
Hi Bill, Here is the page for the book on Alibris.com: http://www.alibris.com/booksearch?browse=0&keyword=Little+Kingdom+First+Reader&mtype=B&hs.x=0&hs.y=0&hs=Submit Like many older books that are no longer in print, it appears this book...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's books from the 1960's
Hi Abbi, I ll give you a few suggestions and a link to more information about the books on Goodreads.com. After that, you can decide if you d like some additional suggestions of books that fit your criteria; if so, I ll be glad to respond again. #1....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1950's-1060 children's book fiction
Hi Mary, I believe this is the book you have in mind, Solomon Shag by Daphne Hogstrom: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8597064-solomon-shag?ac=1 Here are a few online stores where the book is sold: Alibris.com: http://www.alibris.com/booksearch?browse=0&keyword=Solomon+Shag&mtype=B&hs.x=0&hs.y=0&hs=Submit...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 3rd graders, grade boys, favourite books
grade boys, favourite books, 12 year olds: Hi Jerry Im not sure what age 3rd grade boys and girls are where ever you are from but this is the list of favourite books of 9-12 year olds (you will have to cut n paste this probably) http://browse.barnesandnoble.com/controller?visgrp=children s&n=300335+3023&g=300335&slinkprefix=userid%3D68LFT1W0W0...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Aladdin, persia iran, capital of china
persia iran, capital of china, china history: Hi there, Aladdin lived in China - the story makes several references to the African magician leaving China (when he left Aladdin in the cave), which would suggest that s where Aladdin was. Also, at one point there is a reference to the princess being happy...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Alice in Wonderland, alice s adventures in wonderland, alice in wonderland
alice s adventures in wonderland, alice in wonderland, adventures in wonderland: Dear Carly, As I have not read Anna s Story, I am unable too help with this. Have you read Alice s Adventures in Wonderland? If you have, you may be able to see similarities between the two stories. Many authors use quotations from other, famous books to...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: AllExperts Question, library media center, latest fads
library media center, latest fads, catalogue systems: I have always deeply valued libraries as I find that, no matter how many texts are available in other forms, nothing can beat the practice of physically having a book in your hands. Quite apart from the work that goes in to making them, there is the intrinsic...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: aladdin, aladdin books, magical lamp
aladdin books, magical lamp, aurther: I m afraid that my speciality is English children s books but I have had a look for you. The Canadian Amazon site does have a few Aladdin books which were published in the 1970 s and before, but there are no images. You might, however, be able to e-mail...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: animal characters, jungle book by rudyard kipling, black beauty by anna sewell
jungle book by rudyard kipling, black beauty by anna sewell, l frank baum: Marian, Louis - frog (from Louis by Metaphrog) Kaa - snake (from Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling) Ribsy - Dog (from Henry Huggins by Beverley Clearly) Stellaluna - Bat (from Stellaluna by Janell Cannon) Hedwig - Owl (from the Harry Potter series by...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: animal characters in books, ereth, obscure topic
ereth, obscure topic, animal characters: Mary, I assume this is for a quiz. It is kind of an obscure topic for one. I hope the prize is good. Tucker is a mouse Chester is a cricket Warton is a toad Ereth is a porcupine Chet is a gecko Good luck. smiles, C L Washbrook ...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: animal characters, snowy owl, jk rowling
snowy owl, jk rowling, crookshanks: Ajit, Babe is a pig Shiloh is a Beagle dog Ribsy is a dog Stellaluna is a bat Hedwig is a Snowy Owl Misty is a pony Crookshanks is a cat (but is part Kneazle - a fictional creature created by JK Rowling) I assume that this is for a quiz or competition....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: autism, diagnosis of autism, autistic son
diagnosis of autism, autistic son, perfect person: Hi, Juliana, I don t know of any books offhand, but I know the perfect person to put you in contact with. I work with someone whose son has autism, and my co-worker lectures and teaches about the subject at area colleges and with various groups. If...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Beatrix Potter, beatrix potter books, daito bunka university
beatrix potter books, daito bunka university, beatrix potter: Hi there All first and early edition Beatrix Potter books have alternate blank pages. This was because of the binding process and not because of any fault with the books. Some early editions are also in concertina form, with the pages reinforced with...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Becoming a writer, target age group, target audience
target age group, target audience, day care center: Hi Kim: Unfortunately,there is no quick, easy answer to your question. However, knowing the audience you want to target is an excellent first step. I suggest you begin at your local library. Ask the librarian to point you to books and magazines appropriate...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Big Golden Book, cinderella book, value suggestions
cinderella book, value suggestions, children chances: Hi, Berta, It sounds like the only one with collectible potential is the Cinderella book, but from there, it depends a LOT on condition. If there are no other copyright dates listed, other than 1950, you probably have the first edition. The condition...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Blue Tulip, blue tulip, tulip bulb
blue tulip, tulip bulb, asst prof: Hi there, I m sorry, I haven t been able to find your book yet. Since you don t need it until May 29th, I can keep looking. If you d like me to keep searching, send me an e-mail at DarcyJ76@aol.com and put allexperts in the title. I d be more than happy...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: A BOOK FROM THE 70'S, chattin, omaha nebraska
chattin, omaha nebraska, picture book: Hello I did answer this one last week...it must not have gotten through the system. The only book that I can remember in the 70 s was a story about a small boy and his brother named Tagalong. Sorry...no other book described by your above post comes...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: BOOK FORM, prestigious publisher, time dawn
prestigious publisher, time dawn, drawlings: Ummm, I can t possibly advise you because I cannot see your material. If you have a dream of publishing, then you need to have a professional staff review and instruct you on how to proceed. CSP is a prestigious publisher and doesn t put out just anything...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book from the 70's or 80's, forest friends, girl bear
forest friends, girl bear, happy christmas: Hi there Could it be Betty Bear s Birthday by Gyo Fujikawa? It was published in 1977 and is a picture book story of a little bear named Betty who believes that everyone has forgotten her birthday until her friends surprise her with a special picnic....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book from the 70's..., colored blobs, jane thayer
colored blobs, jane thayer, local public library: Dear Nikki - It s almost impossible to locate a book (especially an older book) if you don t know either the author or the title. I tried searching on amazon.com for any children s books about moving published before 1980. The only one that sounded...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book from the mid 80's, cat id, due time
cat id, due time, grade 3: Hi Laurie I am extremely sorry but I don t know of a book by that description. This is probably because I live in Australia, and it is probably an American book. Try http://www.epinions.com/msg/show_~topics/cat_id_~6/id_~270.You can search for your book here....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book Question, old turtle, mystery novel
old turtle, mystery novel, thick plot: The book is called The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin A review at Amazon says... Characters: Turtle Wexler, Sandy McSouthers, Judge J.J. Ford, Angela Wexler, Sydelle Pulaski, Grace Wexler, James Shin Hoo, Theo Theadorakis, Chris Theadorakis, Doug Hoo,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book recommendations, bedknobs and broomsticks, pig series
bedknobs and broomsticks, pig series, confident smile: Dear Kevin - I also have an 8-year old son (and a 12-year old son as well). Although they are both good readers, we love to read aloud as a family. You ve mentioned some great books. Here are some other you might enjoy: * Chronicles of Narnia by...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book Series / Late 80's Early 90's, amazon books, publisher field
amazon books, publisher field, field language: Dear Michele - Sorry for the delay in responding - I was out sick last week. I d like to help you find the series you remember, but it s almost impossible to find older books without knowing the author or the title. To get you started, I did an advanced...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book series identification, nancy drew mysteries, enid blyton
nancy drew mysteries, enid blyton, mystery series: Mary, Silouettes were very popular on the covers of children s mystery series in the 1970s. So without any other information it is really difficult to say. Your spelling of colour/color indicates to me that you are American, which means that there...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book Title, dear debbie, precious book
dear debbie, precious book, quick reply: Dear Debbie - Sorry for the delay in responding. I ve been sick for the past week and haven t been able to spend much time at the computer. I m hoping to try to catch up a bit this week, as I feel better. Please send me a quick reply if you d still...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book about a tribal african girl going to school, style clothes, librarything com
style clothes, librarything com, loganberry: Dear Jesse - I m not familiar with the series you ve described, but it does sound interesting. I spent some time at amazon.com for you and searched through hundreds of kids books about Africa, published before 1987, but I didn t find any that sounded...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Books for 2 year olds, little critter books, leo lionni books
little critter books, leo lionni books, sandra boynton books: Hi, Heidi - Sorry for the delay - busy summer! My two boys are now 9 and 13, but we ve been reading together since they were babies. When they were younger, I tended to choose some of the books that had been my own favorites as a child. There s a reason...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Books from my childhood, word trick, female author
word trick, female author, chapter books: Erich - I ve tried all kinds of searches but can t find anything that sounds even close to the books you ve described. I looked for anything published before 1990 with the word trick in the title and also tried spelling it trix . I also tried searching...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: biography of Crazy Horse, mari sandoz, alvin m josephy
mari sandoz, alvin m josephy, sioux warrior: Hi Jim! Although I m not done with my research, I do have a couple of suggestions for you: The Story of Crazy Horse by Enid Lamonte (La Monte?) Meadowcroft (and possibly William Reusswig) published in 1954 OR Crazy Horse, the Strange Man of...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book of abc bible verses, bible abc, christmas morn
bible abc, christmas morn, story bible: Dear Lisa - Sorry for the delay in responding. We ve had a nasty bout of bronchitis in our house this week. When I searched on amazon.com for the book you described, I found 53 bible ABC books! Here is the link to the last page of my search, the ABC...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book from my childhood, librarything com, loganberry
librarything com, loganberry, character names: Hi, Wendy - Sorry for the delay in getting back to you - it was a combination of being sick and being busy! I was also born in 1965, but the book you described isn t familiar to me. I tried some searching on amazon.com for books published before...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: a book from my childhood 1972to1976, local public library, library libraries
local public library, library libraries, publisher field: Dear Mark - I ve searched thoroughly, and I can t find any mention of a book with the title, I Smell a Smell. It s very possible that the book you remember is no longer in print. I also checked websites that sell used and out-of-print books, but no...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: a book from childhood, james thurber, servant girl
james thurber, servant girl, fantasy book: Dear Karina - Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. This time of year is so busy! I wasn t familiar with the book you described, so I did some searching. The only thing I found that sounded even close is The 13 Clocks by James Thurber. I...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book hunt, sticks and stuff, thanks for your patience
sticks and stuff, thanks for your patience, bushy tail: Hi there, You asked a question awhile ago about a book where a bunny wants a new tail - I might have found the title. There is a book called Funny Bunny by Rachel Learnard, and it s about a bunny who wants a new tail. You might try seeing if a library...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: What book should I read next?, series of unfortunate events, diana wynne jones
series of unfortunate events, diana wynne jones, supernatural books: Dear Molly, Try books by Diana Wynne Jones, especially the Magicians of Caprona series. I hope you will like them. Have you tried the books by Terry Pratchet? He is one of my favourite authors. You will probably find that your parents like them too. Good...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book search, black eyed susans, little kitten
black eyed susans, little kitten, librarything com: Dear Lynn - Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. I was tied up with back-to-school stuff and then got sick. At first, I thought you might be thinking of the Little Golden Book about kittens, but when I looked it up, I recalled that it was The...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book title, hoot owls, sandra boynton
hoot owls, sandra boynton, bedtime books: Hi Cornelia! The first book I thought of is one of my niece s favorites - The Going To Bed Book by Sandra Boynton. I wanted to get a response to you quickly, but I haven t actually checked the book to see if it has baby hoot owls! Does the title sound...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book I used to love, watercolour illustrations, michael hague
watercolour illustrations, michael hague, hans christian anderson: Dear Tara - It sounds like a beautiful book. I searched on the internet and couldn t find any fairy tale collections that specifically mentioned one story for each day of the year. It is possible that the book you remember may be out of print or it might...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book about whales from childhood, sperm whale, heather fraser
sperm whale, heather fraser, baby whale: read a book as a child/teen about a mother and baby sperm whale called The Year of the Whale by Victor B. Scheffer. I must have read it in the mid 70s. Poking around online, I see there was one edition published in 1973. Don t know if that was the earliest...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book, saddle club books, chicken soup for the soul books
saddle club books, chicken soup for the soul books, saddle club series: Hello Brett, For your 11 year old niece, I recommend the Chicken Soup for the Soul books, as they are books with many stories and with different levels such as Teenagers, Women- plus basically any theme you can think of including pets lovers, writers, golfers,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: books, princess diaries by meg cabot, lisi harrison
princess diaries by meg cabot, lisi harrison, sisterhood of the traveling pants: Hi Barry Good on you for getting your daughter interesting in reading! This is a bit of a tough question, as it would depend what her interests are and how old she is. Assuming she is in her late pre-teens early teen years, I would recommend The Sisterhood...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: books, christian bookstores, moral lesson
christian bookstores, moral lesson, life experiences: Dear Tristan - The web address you included in your question sounds like just such a book: www.lulu.com/content/1325773 Is that what you meant? Generally, I m not very familiar with Christian books, but you can also try Christian bookstores in your...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Are these books either juvenile or ya?, fear street books, grade reading level
fear street books, grade reading level, taming the star runner: Hi, Winnie! When I worked in the Children s Department of my local library, we held books for children until grade 6. After they were above the 6th grade reading level, they moved to the young adult part of the adult section. These YA books included Sweet...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: books by janet and allan ahlberg, janet and allan ahlberg, allan ahlberg
janet and allan ahlberg, allan ahlberg, brick street: Dear Louise - When I loooked at books by Janet and Allan Ahlberg on amazon.com (over 200), there were several that were published in 1976: -The Old Joke Book -The Great Marathon Football Match (The Brick Street Boys) -Fred s Dream These seem to...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: ? two books, imaginary creatures, missing sisters
imaginary creatures, missing sisters, fantasy book: Dear Audrey - The books you described didn t sound familiar to me, so I spent some time searching on the internet. Unfortunately, it s almost impossible to find a book (especially an older one) if you don t know at least part of the author s name or...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: A CHILDREN'S BOOK, tweety and sylvester, horton hatches the egg
tweety and sylvester, horton hatches the egg, s horton: Hi Lorraine This is a tough one. Could it be Dr Seuss s Horton Hatches the Egg? Another option is Tweety (as in Tweety and Sylvester), a Whitman Tell-a-Tale book from 1953. If neither of these is correct, let me know and I will do some more searching....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Chalet School Books, chalet school books, girls gone by publishers
chalet school books, girls gone by publishers, advanced book exchange: Hi Kim Ah, my absolute favourite children s series! There are a number of places you can get hold of Chalet books, and if you re a fan of Jo, then you re in luck as she is the major character of the series and appears or is mentioned in detail in every...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Chhosing the plot books?, ian livingstone, rolling dice
ian livingstone, rolling dice, adventure books: Elaine, They were called Choose Your Own Adventure books. Every title published is listed here; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choose_Your_Own_Adventure And this is the official site; http://www.cyoa.com/ There was also a bigger series of these...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Child's History of England by Charles Dickens, antiquarian bookseller, book valuer
antiquarian bookseller, book valuer, charles dickens: Willard, You have addressed your question to the wrong expert. You need a book valuer, seller or expert in antiquarian books. I am an expert on the contents of books and the background and influences of the writers. That said, I do like to try...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childhood Book, booklist children, switch on the night
booklist children, switch on the night, fi writer: I m sorry but picture books are outside my area of expertise. From having children, I know that there are many many picture books dealing with fear of the dark. This site is thematic and might be of help; http://library.loganutah.org/BOOKLIST/children/therapy/fears.htm...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childhood book , vague memory, asian pacific rim, vague memory
asian pacific rim, vague memory, childhood book: Hi again - I hope you got my first response, but from what the allexperts site is telling me, you might not have. At any rate, I was just asking you a few questions about the book. I ve been looking online, and I found a website that might help you - there...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childhood book, tandy braid, tattle tails
tandy braid, tattle tails, tattle tail: Angel, I m afraid that is still not enough for me to identify it. Loganberry should be able to help though. The only thing it reminds me of is The Little Brute Family by Russell Hoban, but in that everyone is obnoxious and badly behaved until the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's authors, james preller, joe sherlock
james preller, joe sherlock, jigsaw jones: Dear Jean - It appears that I missed your Friday the 13th deadline. Sorry about that. I ve just returned from vacation and am still getting caught up. In case you re still interested in this list, here are some mystery authors that my two boys have...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's Books, lopshire, pictorial tribute
lopshire, pictorial tribute, controversey: Hi- Sorry, for the delay. I was ill for a while. The major connection I could find is that both the books Hop on Pop by Dr. Seuss and the Lopshire book youmention are both from the I can read it all myself series for children. And since the Cat in the Hat...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book, babyfirst, tractor books
babyfirst, tractor books, bob the builder: Hi there Unfortunately, I do not think there are any Tec the Tractor books. I think it is a bit like Bob the Builder - the programme came first and then books were written to support the programme. It seems to be very popular so, you never know, they...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book from late 60's early 70', hometown library, librarything com
hometown library, librarything com, e bay: Dear Jeanette - You supplied some great details (which usually helps!), but I wasn t able to find the book you ve described. I found a few books listed on amazon with storm or sand in the title that were published in the right time frame, but there...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book series circa 1950, bedtime stories, living in taiwan
bedtime stories, living in taiwan, uncle arthur: Hi there The only books I can think of are Uncle Arthur s Bedtime Stories - a series of books which reinforce Christian values. I have tried to see if any of the numerous volumes contain the story you refer to but have had no joy. They do have a website,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's Cook Books, easy recipes for kids, grape soda
easy recipes for kids, grape soda, soda water: Hi CJ, I have not yet found the cookbook, but I will keep looking. This website yells at me if I don t answer a question in a timely manner, so that s why I m writing to tell you I haven t answered it yet. I will keep looking. And since you live in...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's Picture Book, rhyme patterns, cadance
rhyme patterns, cadance, hypothetical example: Hi there, Well, in general, the things that make a good book for kids that age are the cadance and rhyme patterns - if it reads in a catchy manner, kids tend to like it better (at that age). That s a big reason Dr. Seuss has been so consistantly popular...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childrens Book - Ghosts??, teacher librarian, paul jennings
teacher librarian, paul jennings, amazing book: Hi Jules, I m so sorry- unfortunately I haven t ever heard of a book going by that description. It may have been written before I came to be a Teacher Librarian- in 1981. The only possible book that I can think of is any one of the Round the Twist/Unreal/Uncanny/etc...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childrens Books, mysterious partner, series of unfortunate events
mysterious partner, series of unfortunate events, kit snicket: Wow! Now that s a great question bob4us! In book 2 he uses the disguise of the herpetologists assistant. Book 3 he was a sailor, Capt. Sham, book 4 he was a secretary for Dr. Orwell, Shirley, then he was the PE coach at Prufrock Prep. School, in book six he...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Christmas Books, salty soup, christmas books
salty soup, christmas books, christmas stories: Dave, I m afraid Christmas Story compilations are a little outside my expertise. That said, I recall a book named Christmas for Buddy Bear which might be what you are looking for. I am afraid that I cannot remember an author. I checked on an out...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Christmas children's book from the 60's, christmas customs around the world, gold spine
christmas customs around the world, gold spine, little golden books: Dear Maggie - I wasn t familiar with the book you described, so I tried some searches. This has a title very close to what you said. The cover looks different, but with a publication date of 1970, it could have been reissued with a different cover...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Classic Children's Book, e mail address, term searches
e mail address, term searches, huge barrel: Hi, John! I m so sorry, but I haven t found the title yet! I m determined to find it, though. If you e-mail me at DarcyJ76@aol.com, I can continue looking. If I ever come across it, I can e-mail you! Allexperts gives a time frame in which I have to...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I cant remember this book title or author....help please....., one of the boys, train set
one of the boys, train set, author title: Dear Joshua - Wow, this sounds like a great book! The book you described didn t sound familiar to me, though, so I spent some time searching on the internet. Unfortunately, it s almost impossible to find a book if you don t know at least part of the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: carl sandburg poem, carl sandburg poems, poem books
carl sandburg poems, poem books, visual learners: Hi, Rosalie! I have taken a look on the internet, trying to find the name of the poem for you. While I was not able to find the actual poem itself, or the name of it, I hope I ll be able to help you with this other information. This site had a list of...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book about night and a magic pebble, magic pebble, e mail
magic pebble, e mail, thankyou: Well, a 60s expert I m not, but i believe i can answer this one! I think you are referring to A Night in the Lonely Garden......check me if I m wrong we could be on two different topics! I hope this helps and I m sorry for being late...my e-mail wasn t working!...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book (YA?), first person narrative, goldfish bowl
first person narrative, goldfish bowl, strange friend: Hi, Jennifer - This is a tough one! It s very difficult to find a book without either author or title. I tried searching for your book in several different ways but didn t have any luck. I even looked through 500 kids books on amazon that had the phrase...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's books about city and country life, town mouse country mouse, mouse country mouse
town mouse country mouse, mouse country mouse, town mouse country: Hello. Yes, Town Mouse, Counrty Mouse is a great book, and I really recommend the version by Jan Brett as even if the children can t understand the words, the pictures are enough to look at! It s really a lovely version- a bit different to the traditional...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's moral stories box set, good moral values, amazon co uk
good moral values, amazon co uk, joy wilt berry: Hi there Could it be the Let s Talk About... series by Joy Wilt Berry? They were published in the late 1980 s so they do fit in with the time you had them. There were lots in the series, including books on being greedy, stealing and whining. Many are...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens book from the 80's?, stars in the sky, sam mcbratney
stars in the sky, sam mcbratney, s books: Hello Cheri I think the book you re talking about is Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney. It s one of the most well-loved picture books in the world, about Big Nutbrown Hair and Little Nutbrown Hare expressing the love for each other. I am positive...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens book with a charachter named Jonathan, doom of the haunted opera, figure in the shadows
doom of the haunted opera, figure in the shadows, witch finder: Kim, That would be the Lewis Barnevelt series by John Bellairs. It is however, Uncle Jonathan; the child is Lewis. The books are; The House With a Clock in its Walls, The Figure in the Shadows, The Vengeance of the Witch-Finder, The Doom of the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens sci-fi book from the 60's, stump the bookseller, web research
stump the bookseller, web research, sci fi: Hi there, I ve had no luck finding this one - I ve tried web research and some books at my store, and haven t come up with anything. I ve also asked the very helpful people at abe.com, and they didn t have anything! You might try www.loganberrybooks.com,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I am currently writing a children's..., writing a short story, manuscript format
writing a short story, manuscript format, rejection letter: Hi Liz: I think your story sounds wonderful. You did not mention whether you were thinking of self-publishing or submitting your story to a book publisher or magazine, so I will guess your interest lies with the latter. The best thing you can do if you...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Dr. Seuss, dr seuss books, diffendoofer
dr seuss books, diffendoofer, dr seuss: Hi there! I m very sorry this took so long, and this may actually be the second response you receive. I have been having trouble with the allexperts website, and when I answered your question about a week ago, I thought it went through, but now I see it...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I'd Like To Know What This Book Is Called.., librarything com, loganberry
librarything com, loganberry, favourite book: Dear Gina - You re right - that s not a lot to go on. It s usually very difficult to find a book without knowing the author or title, especially an older book. Also, from the spelling, I m guessing you re British, so I may have trouble finding the book...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Early 90's series, pen pal club, field language
pen pal club, field language, librarything com: Dear Jody - I think I may have found the series you remember - Friends-4-Ever series by Deirdre Corey, published between 1990 and 1992. I couldn t find any descriptions of any of the books, so I don t know if the character names are right, but otherwise,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Enid Blyton-Secret Seven, secret seven fireworks, secret seven mystery
secret seven fireworks, secret seven mystery, enid blyton: Hi Ruth Blyton published 15 Secret Seven books from 1949 until 1963. The titles were: THE SECRET SEVEN (1949), SECRET SEVEN ADVENTURE (1950), WELL DONE SECRET SEVEN (1951), SECRET SEVEN ON THE TRAIL (1952), GO AHEAD SECRET SEVEN (1953), GOOD WORK SECRET...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Enid Blyton, enid blyton
enid blyton: Hi there, It sounds like it may be a first edition, since 1963 is when that book was published. However, it s not a very valuable first edition, if that s why you were asking. Prices range from about $5 to $12 for a first edition of that title. If...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: enid blyton, enid blyton, steadman
enid blyton, steadman, five books: Hello I am on this site to help folks find material and perhaps answer questions concerning writing and publishing. I am not on Jeopardy, and so therefore, I just do not have the time to look up your question above. Thanks anyway, Pam Steadma...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: epitaph, girls name, girls life
girls name, girls life, rest in peace: Hi Lisa, This question was a bit of a toughie, so I ve researched it, and what I ve come up with is that an epitaph is, like you said a short autobiography/biography. Most commonly written on people s tombstones, they often consist of 4 lines, remembering...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Finding a book, adults section, fiction section
adults section, fiction section, boy and a girl: I found it! It took a lot of creative searching, but I think I ve figured out what book you remember... Being of Two Minds by Pamela Service. The description sounds exactly like what you described. It s available through amazon.com if your library...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Finding a book, helen cresswell, moondial
helen cresswell, moondial, roussea: Andy, I am afraid that the information you give isn t much to go on. Portals to another world have always been very popular and they are usually located in a small space like a shed, closet, wardrobe, hole or tied to an object. There are hundreds. ...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Finding a particular old children's book, traditional fairy tales, three little pigs
traditional fairy tales, three little pigs, paper conservator: Cynthia, It is difficult to help on this one. You should perhaps look for clues in the book - can you see an artist s name on any of the pictures, is there a date anywhere to narrow down the search, is there a publisher s name on the spine? Show the book...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Finding the title to a juvenile girls book, dear ellie, two little girls
dear ellie, two little girls, neighbor lady: Dear Ellie - The book you described didn t sound familiar to me, so I spent some time searching on the internet. Unfortunately, it s almost impossible to find a book (especially an older one) if you don t know at least part of the author s name or title....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 13 year old girl, gossip girl series, louise rennison
Juvenile & Children`s Books: 13 year old girl, gossip girl series, louise rennison, cecily von ziegesar

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1960's series on Hot Rods, land speed racing, henry gregor felsen
Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1960's series on Hot Rods, land speed racing, henry gregor felsen, crash club

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 2 Books from my youth, christoffer, ebay
Juvenile & Children`s Books: 2 Books from my youth, christoffer, ebay, amazon

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book from the 70's..., blobs, barbapapa
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book from the 70's..., blobs, barbapapa, stump the bookseller

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book Series / Late 80's Early 90's, science series
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book Series / Late 80's Early 90's, science series

Juvenile & Children`s Books: biography of Crazy Horse, mari sandoz, story arc
Juvenile & Children`s Books: biography of Crazy Horse, mari sandoz, story arc, adult version

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book of abc bible verses, lord jesus christ, glory of god
Juvenile & Children`s Books: book of abc bible verses, lord jesus christ, glory of god, fot

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book search, kittens, wonder books
Juvenile & Children`s Books: book search, kittens, wonder books, ebay

Juvenile & Children`s Books: A CHILDREN'S BOOK, looney tunes, mid 1950s
Juvenile & Children`s Books: A CHILDREN'S BOOK, looney tunes, mid 1950s, mid 60s

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book series circa 1950, book house, beaupre
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book series circa 1950, book house, beaupre, age group

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childrens Book - Ghosts??, mystery mansion, ebay
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childrens Book - Ghosts??, mystery mansion, ebay, ghosts

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Classic Children's Book, houghton mifflin co, riverside press
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Classic Children's Book, houghton mifflin co, riverside press, bookshelf

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book about night and a magic pebble, sylvester and the magic pebble, william steig
Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book about night and a magic pebble, sylvester and the magic pebble, william steig, caldecott medal

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book (YA?), banana blitz, florence parry heide
Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book (YA?), banana blitz, florence parry heide, google search

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I'd Like To Know What This Book Is Called.., griffin and the minor canon, maurice sendak
Juvenile & Children`s Books: I'd Like To Know What This Book Is Called.., griffin and the minor canon, maurice sendak, frank r stockton

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Early 90's series, meg, libraries
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Early 90's series, meg, libraries, high top sneakers

Juvenile & Children`s Books: finding a book title, ruth christoffer carlsen, christoffer
Juvenile & Children`s Books: finding a book title, ruth christoffer carlsen, christoffer

Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Ghost Who Loved Toast, adult son, favorite book
Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Ghost Who Loved Toast, adult son, favorite book, coworker

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Girl with bad eyesight who sees strange things as a result, picture book
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Girl with bad eyesight who sees strange things as a result, picture book

Juvenile & Children`s Books: hunting for three books from my childhood, ox, socks
Juvenile & Children`s Books: hunting for three books from my childhood, ox, socks, rocks

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Juvenile Book - Ghost with TB??
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Juvenile Book - Ghost with TB??

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Do you know this book?, hobyahs, spelling
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Do you know this book?, hobyahs, spelling, little dog

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Lewis Carroll, garage sale, good luck
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Lewis Carroll, garage sale, good luck

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Once upon a time audio cassette series, email, fabbri publishing
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Once upon a time audio cassette series, email, fabbri publishing, search alex

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Picture ID, elizabeth enright, portia
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Picture ID, elizabeth enright, portia, sequel

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Pirate-themed Children's Book Series, griffin, seventies
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Pirate-themed Children's Book Series, griffin, seventies, pirate

Juvenile & Children`s Books: pre 1970's book, turtle, ebay
Juvenile & Children`s Books: pre 1970's book, turtle, ebay

Juvenile & Children`s Books: primary school age kid's books, max and ruby, kimmyshop
Juvenile & Children`s Books: primary school age kid's books, max and ruby, kimmyshop, cartoon

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Question, going back in time, slaves
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Question, going back in time, slaves, bjor

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Title of out of print book, helen bannerman, illustrations
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Title of out of print book, helen bannerman, illustrations, india

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Trying to Find the Titile to A Juvinile Chapter Book, newbery honor award, true confessions of charlotte doyle
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Trying to Find the Titile to A Juvinile Chapter Book, newbery honor award, true confessions of charlotte doyle, confessions of charlotte doyle

Juvenile & Children`s Books: trying to identify a children's book, penelope farmer, summer birds
Juvenile & Children`s Books: trying to identify a children's book, penelope farmer, summer birds

Juvenile & Children`s Books: where's wally, crowd of people, wally
Juvenile & Children`s Books: where's wally, crowd of people, wally, mermaid

Juvenile & Children`s Books: family of ragdolls, sylvia waugh, barnes and noble
sylvia waugh, barnes and noble, rag dolls: Dear Paul - I think I found the book you re thinking of: The Mennyms by Sylvia Waugh. Here s a link to the book s decription on amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/Mennyms-Sylvia-Waugh/dp/0380725282/ref=sr_1_1/002-9166762-6484865?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1179788041&sr=1-1...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: favorite childhood book, childhood book, seasons of the year
childhood book, seasons of the year, front yard: Ahh! I m so sorry, this is the second or third question in a row that I haven t been able to answer! I looked and looked, and so far, I haven t found anything. I ve found many books that sound similar, but they are all too recent, and the illustrations...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: finding a book title, librarything com, dodo bird
librarything com, dodo bird, loganberry: Hi, Kris - As I explained to the original person who asked about this book, it is very hard to find a book without knowing the author or title. It s interesting, though, that you remember the same book. That s the basis for two book-finding services...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: finding a book, margaret j anderson, penelope farmer
margaret j anderson, penelope farmer, hand copies: Abby Switching places made me wonder exactly what you meant. There are a few books where girls switch time periods, not by choice and there is only one book that I know of where girls switch voluntarily (no time travel). If you mean time trave the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Ghost Who Loved Toast, pig contest, yellow book
pig contest, yellow book, amazon: Dear Safiyyah - I think I found what you re looking for. The Ghost Who Loved Toast is one of the stories in THE YELLOW BOOK OF WORDPLAY STORIES. Here s a description of the book: The stories in this book are: The Ghost Who Loved Toast, Hi, I m...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Girl with bad eyesight who sees strange things as a result, bad eyesight, strange things
bad eyesight, strange things, picture book: Hi, Melinda I ll be glad to try searching for the book you remember but had a couple of questions first: Was it a picture book or a chapter book with some illustrations? Do you remember any part of the title or author s name? The book sounds vaguely...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: ABOUT HARRY POTTER, harry potter books, emagination
harry potter books, emagination, neice: Im sorry my reply took so long! Ive been gone on a suprise vacation, but anyways: First, you must be British to play any part in the movie. I really dont know much about the movie aspect of Harry Potter, but I do know you must contact a talent agency and...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Hard to find book, green thumb, moustachio
green thumb, moustachio, childhood book: Hi there, I just wanted to make sure you got my response to your question. For some reason, the website is telling me that I never sent you a response! Just in case you never got my response, here it is again... I found a copy of The Boy With the Green...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter, reading fluency, harry potter movies
reading fluency, harry potter movies, nightmares: Hello. If your son is a fan of the Harry Potter movies, he may enjoy reading the books. However, he might also find them confronting and scary. If he is a child who get scared and has nightmares, I would say wait until he is older. Otherwise, go for it. He...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter 1st Editions, half blood prince, prisoner of azkaban
half blood prince, prisoner of azkaban, book burnings: Rosie, You are not bombarding me; this is what the site is here for! I am afraid that paperbacks are almost always worthless in terms of reselling. Only hardbacks would be accepted for auction. Those numbers indicate a first print run and if the book...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter books, harry potter and the order of pheonix, harry potter and the goblet of fire book
harry potter and the order of pheonix, harry potter and the goblet of fire book, harry potter books: Book One: Harry Potter and the Sorcer s Stone (or Harry Potter and the Philosopher s Stone depending on your country) Book Two: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Book Three: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azakaban. Book Four: Harry Potter...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter (with contact lenses), philosphers stone, harry potter e la pietra filosofale
philosphers stone, harry potter e la pietra filosofale, joanne k rowling: Tom, There was only one print run which was limited and therefore rare and that was the initial English run. These have laminated pictorial boards. They were not marketed abroad until the success was assured by the British market. The German version...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter for Grownups!, harry potter lexicon, harry potter for grownups
harry potter lexicon, harry potter for grownups, harry potter books: Hi Lesley i have the perfect site for you, im sorry but i do not know the specific URL but type Harry Potter Lexicon into yahoo and find the link to the site. It is childish on appearance but is designed as a database for all Harry Potter information and...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter querry, head wizard, nicholas flamel
head wizard, nicholas flamel, sorcerers stone: They were talking about nicholas flamel who made the sorcerers stone. He used the elixier of life which only the stone could make to prolong his life (he was over 400 yrs old) When the stone was destroyed he couldnt make any more elixier so he would only...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: About Harry Potter, harry potter and the prisoner of azakaban, harry potter fan
harry potter and the prisoner of azakaban, harry potter fan, fiction harry potter: It s perfectly fine to feel bad that Sirius died, I did, most everyone I know did. It s comman to feel for a character, even if he is fiction. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azakaban gets released June 2004 and I would recomend NOT re-reading Book Three...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry potter 1st edition, harry potter and the philosophers stone, order of the phoenix
harry potter and the philosophers stone, order of the phoenix, pictorial boards: Tom, I am afraid that it is not worth much at all. So many of Order of the Phoenix were printed that it was instantly devalued. They are worth less that was paid for them and are currently reselling at about £2 ($4). First editions (unsigned) of the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry potter first editions goblet of fire onwards, harry potter first editions, harry potter books
harry potter first editions, harry potter books, uk versions: Rachel, That number line is not a first edition; it is a second edition - the last number identifies the edition. In the first three, the first edition print run line ends in a 1 and I assume that it would the same in Goblet, if it has one. I know...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Help Finding a Book read in Childhood~, phantom tollbooth, alice in wonderland
phantom tollbooth, alice in wonderland, jumping to conclusions: Tara, Yes, I know what it is! It is The Phantom Tollbooth by Norman Juster. I can t identify which edition you had because it is reprinted every year and has different covers in different countries. It is definitely this book and you were remembering...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Helpp to find a book, train noise, librarything com
train noise, librarything com, born in 1947: Dear Lisa - It s often difficult to find a book that old because there s a good chance that it s now out of print. I searched at amazon.com for books about trains published before 1955, and I came up with several possibilities. Unfortunately, for many...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Hidden room book, meindert dejong, british civil war
meindert dejong, british civil war, american civil war: Hi, Sally - I ve searched and searched but haven t been able to find a book that sounds like what you ve described. Since you said it was set in Britain, I assumed that the Civil War era you referred to was the British Civil War of the 1600 s. Is...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: hi. hope ya can help. i have..., putnams sons, theodore roosevelt
putnams sons, theodore roosevelt, worth hundreds: Hi there, Primer books usually aren t too collectible, so that one probably isn t very valuable. The Roosevelt book might have a little value, depending on the condition. Collectors take any small nick or scratch, fading or bent pages very seriously,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: hunting for three books from my childhood, fantastical inventions, mythical beasts
fantastical inventions, mythical beasts, enclyclopedia: Hi, Kristyn, This one is going to take me a couple more days, I think. I just wanted to get a response to you so you didn t think I forgot about you! I ll post either the answer or, at the very least, resoucres that might help, within the next few days!...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Identification of book, richard scarry, lowly worm
richard scarry, lowly worm, busytown: There were several but they were all the work of Richard Scarry. They were set in Busytown and the characters you remember are Lowly Worm and Farmer Fox. They have been around since the 1970s. They got a huge rebirth (in USA) in the 90s because of the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Illustration fees and royalties for a book, author with regard, royalties
author with regard, royalties, murals: Royalties don t concern you. You re the designer or illustrator that s all. They pay you for your work and it s over. Royalites concern only the publisher and the author with regard to sales. If you have more to do with the work than that, seek the advice...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: identify book from childhood, treasury of fairy tales, hans christian anderson
treasury of fairy tales, hans christian anderson, princess and the pea: Jean, Yes, The Twelve Dancing Princesses is the title of a Grimm tale, so it is included in many anthologies. I have five myself, not counting the Grimm text itself. There are two books which I can think of which fit your search. Both have the title...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Janet and John Books, original printing, school parents
original printing, school parents, printing methods: Gemma, I think it says three times on my page that I don t do picture books. It isn t that I am being ornery or awkward, it is that I have never studied them. This is outside my area of expertise. The opinions below are based on my knowledge of...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Janet & John, contender entertainment group, business development director
contender entertainment group, business development director, director charles: Teresa, You need to contact the daughters of Rona Munro (one of the original creators) in New Zealand. They hold the rights and are responsible for the new look relaunch. I do not have a direct contact but you should be able to contact them through...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Junie B Jones, mary pope osbourne, suzy kline
mary pope osbourne, suzy kline, junie b jones: Dear Tina - Sorry for the delay; my internet service was out this week. I have two boys, ages 9 and 12. Neither read much of the Junie B. Jones series (just a few in school), but I m familiar with them, and I can recommend some other books for this...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Junior book on cats, charlotte voake, calico cat
charlotte voake, calico cat, picture book: Hi there The only English children s picture book I think it could be is Ginger by Charlotte Voake, which is about an older cat who is very jealous when his family gets a new kitten. If you don t think it is English, then it might be worth trying one...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Juvenile Book - Ghost with TB??, mary downing hahn, ghost girl
mary downing hahn, ghost girl, neighbor girl: Hello, I am wondering if this is The Doll in the Garden by Mary Downing Hahn. Ashley, the main character finds a doll buried in the garden of her landlady s house. She then meets the ghost of a neighbor girl who died years ago. She finds out her landlady...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Juvenile books, juvenile books, fiction book
juvenile books, fiction book, picture book: Hi there It s not often I admit to being stumped but I cannot find any information about this book. Is it English or American? Can you remember the names of any of the characters. Was it a picture book or a fiction book? If you can think of anything...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Juvenile books, librarything com, initial searches
librarything com, initial searches, juvenile books: Dear Bill - I tried some initial searches for the book you ve described without any luck. Some additional information might help me to narrow it down for you: Was it a picture book or a chapter book? Do you remember any character names? Do you...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Kalamzoo Bird Book, jack denton scott, rip van winkle
jack denton scott, rip van winkle, alfred j church: Hi Jennifer/Lorraine I take it the books I suggested were not the right ones for you? I do have another suggestion or two: I went to a party in Kalamazoo by David Frank From Kalamazoo to Timbuktu by Harriet Ziefert and Tanya Roitman Kalamazoo...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Do you know this book?, librarything com, loganberry
librarything com, loganberry, little men: Dear Gaynor - Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. I ve been trying to find the book you remember, but I haven t had much luck. I ve done all sorts of searches for hobbiard, hobbyard, and dozens of other spellings. I even tried looking for any...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Do you know anything about nursery rhymes?, ring around the rosey, origin of ring around the rosey
ring around the rosey, origin of ring around the rosey, teenage rebellion: Hi, Rachael! Sorry this has taken me so long to respond. I wasn t positive about the origin of Ring Around the Rosey, so I did a little research first, and here s what I ve come up with... The common belief is that Ring Around the Rosey was actually about...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Lemony Snicket, philip pullman, harry potter series
philip pullman, harry potter series, lemony snicket: Hi Jackie, My first answer to your question would be Philip Pullman, all his books are fun and engaging, and most importantly-don t treat children like idiots! Here is a link to a list of his books. http://www.philip-pullman.com/about_the_books.asp ...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Lewis Carroll, alice s adventures in wonderland, jabberwocky poem
alice s adventures in wonderland, jabberwocky poem, prestige production: There is hardly a time when this particular set is not on offer on Ebay. Is is most often offered for about $10 and seldom sells for more than that. You may be able to get a little more if your set is in perfect condition, but do not expect it to change your...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for a book title, rock candy mountain, chocolate fountains
rock candy mountain, chocolate fountains, castle on the hill: Lesley, It s not a classic and although I am not limited to classics I am afraid that this book is not familiar to me. It does remind me of the song Big Rock Candy Mountain which was turned into a picture book two years ago. I think that had a boat...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for a Childrens book, character names, picture book
character names, picture book, dolores: Dear Dolores - It s very difficult to locate a book (particularly an older book) without at least part of the title or author s name. There are too many books about Halloween and witches for me to know which one you remember without some extra information:...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for a childhood book, librarything com, childhood book
librarything com, childhood book, loganberry: Dear Nan - I m not familiar with the book you ve described, but it does sound interesting. I spent some time at amazon.com for you and searched through kids books about islands or storms, published before 1980, but I didn t find any that sounded like...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for a favorite childhood book, little golden books, scant advice
little golden books, scant advice, loganberry books: Stephanie, Good News, then bad news, then advice! I think there was a Little Golden Book called Little Joe Train. I don t know if there is an expert on picture books on the site but that might be better, if there is. I only know about picture books...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for an old children's title, edward lear, rare and out of print books
edward lear, rare and out of print books, out of print books: I am sorry but I don t think I can help with identifying the book. I don t recognise the story or the title. I ran the phrase West Chock through a couple of search engines for out of print books and came up with nothing. You could try this; http://www.booksearch.com/...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: A Lost Book..., fundraising idea, character names
fundraising idea, character names, talent show: I d be glad to try to help you find the book you remember, but I ll need some additional information... Do you remember when you read the book? Even narrowing it down to a 5-year period would be helpful. Do you remember any part of the title or author...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Louisa Mae Alcott, louisa mae alcott, altemus
louisa mae alcott, altemus, island books: Hi, Yvonne, I m going to start with a little background on collectible books - if you already know all this, skip ahead! The collectibe edition of a book is almost always the first edition, first printing. You can have a first edition of a book, but if...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: looking for a children's book, don freeman, high fly
don freeman, high fly, two birds: Hi, again! Could this be Fly High, Fly Low by Don Freeman? It s about two birds, SID and Midge, but they live in Blum s Bakery (or was it Brum s?) and it sounds like it might be the one! Let me know if it is! Sorry it took so long! Darcy Hi there,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: looking for childs book but cant find it can you help?, amazon uk, canadian publishers
amazon uk, canadian publishers, puffing billy: Stuart, I am not sure how much help I can be, as I am not an expert in book sales. You don t state how old your friend is, so I have focused this upon books available between 1950 and 1970. The title suggests this period. I initially thought of Noddy...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: What Makes An Interesting Book, information technology class, ones that appeal
information technology class, ones that appeal, sd71: Hi Jensine. Sorry I ve taken so long to get back to you-I ve been bogged down with research and coursework of my own. But that s no excuse! Feel free to use anything I say.Here goes... I think an imaginative, original plot is essential to any book, even...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: "Meet the Austins", madeleine lengle, madeleine l engle
madeleine lengle, madeleine l engle, amazon: Here s the link to the amazon.com description of the book, including a summary and reader reviews: http://www.amazon.com/Meet-Austins-Madeleine-LEngle/dp/044095777X/sr=1-1/qid=1160768640/ref=sr_1_1/102-7568205-3810517?ie=UTF8&s=books Madeleine L engle...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Message From Feline Quarters, harbison, author id
harbison, author id, iuniverse: Sorry for the delay - I was out sick all week. Message from Feline Quarters is Waid Harbison s first book in the planned series The Feline Adventure. Since the book was self-published through iUniverse, there isn t any information available on upcoming...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Mickey Mouse, mouse story, mickey mouse
mouse story, mickey mouse, darcy: Hi there, To tell you the truth, I have no idea what a drizzlepuss is and I couldn t find an actual definition anywhere! The references I found to the word seem to indicate that it is another term for a bratty kid or a baby, but I m honestly not sure....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Mystery books, little mysteries, bear books
little mysteries, bear books, librarything com: Dear Lisa - I ve spent quite a bit of time searching for the series you remember but wasn t able to find anything that fit what you described. It s very difficult to find a book without knowing the author or title. I was also in second grade in the early...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: What makes a book interesting to a young person?, latest slang, slang words
latest slang, slang words, adventure genre: Hi Marilyn, Thanks for your question. Personally, for me I think there are 3 main things that make a book successful. The first is the characters. For me the characters have to be believeable, it doesn t matter if they re male or female , but I don t...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: middle school girl books, treasure island by robert louis stevenson, sweet valley twins
treasure island by robert louis stevenson, sweet valley twins, middle school girl: Hi, Shelly! I would suggest any book that has won a Caldecott medal, like Sarah, Plain and Tall, or any of the books by L.M. Montgomery, like the Anne series. Also, have her check out classics like Peter Pan, by Barrie, or perhaps Treasure Island by Robert...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: mis bound book, gain merit, older books
gain merit, older books, two books: Hi Kami My immediate response is to say no, I m afraid not. Often in large print runs, as I imagine you re aware, one or two books will be not quite right and yours sounds like one of them. Things I ve read suggests that the binding on this particular...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: The name and author of a book series, lighthouse keeper, girl friend
lighthouse keeper, girl friend, amazon: Ok, could this be Edward Ardizonne s Tim to the Lighthouse ? I believe there is a series of books involving Tim, and this one involves (obviously) a lighthouse. They have been reprinted, but are still hard to find. I believe Amazon.com has a few used copies...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I need one fast, robert jordan wheel of time series, robert jordan wheel
robert jordan wheel of time series, robert jordan wheel, orson scott card: Hello! I m so sorry this took so long - for some reason, I was never informed that there was a question pending! One of my favorite series that is similar to Robert Jordan and Orson Scott Card is the Dark Materials trilogy by Phillip Pullman. It s...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I need to find out the title of a book, abusive stepfather, crystal thrasher
abusive stepfather, crystal thrasher, cynthia voigt: Sorry for the delay in my answer. I was looking to see what I could find. I have to admit that I haven t read this. Could it be by Cynthia Voigt? Maybe When She Hollers? That was published in 1994 Tish, a teenager who has been enduring abuse from her abusive...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Old Children's Book, tibor gergely, richard scarry
tibor gergely, richard scarry, ken wagner: This is not exactly the same as your memory but maybe; Ken Wagner, Tony and his Friends , 1969. Tony the zoo lion is so generous he gives the hair from his mane to the birds who need it to build their nests. It was published by Golden Press as...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Old childrens book, librarything com, loganberry
librarything com, loganberry, hatbox: Dear Jean - I tried searching for the book you remember on several websites that sell used or out of print books, but I couldn t find any listing for it at all. I also tried a general internet search...and still no mention. The websites I tried typically...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Once upon a time audio cassette series, audio cassette series, fabbri publishing
audio cassette series, fabbri publishing, little matchgirl: Hi, Louise - Someone just contacted me who had read your question about the Once Upon a Time series. She said she has the full set of books and tapes you were looking for, in good condition, and she s trying to sell them. Would you like to contact her...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Orange Forest Rabbit, rabbit books, s library
rabbit books, s library, ebooks: HI Lois My sons library has computer but they dont read ebooks as it tends to hurt the kids eyes. We usually print out things on the computer for them to read. So really, it might as well be a proper book. I would love to reciep a free copy and give you...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: How old is Chicken Little?, chicken little, folk tale
chicken little, folk tale, kerri: Hi, Kerri, I haven t found a date or approximate date yet, but I did find out that it was originally called Henny Penny, not Chicken Little. So far I have only been able to search on the web, but I ll be back at work in a few days, and I ll check there,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: old children's book, nursery school teacher, librarything com
nursery school teacher, librarything com, loganberry: Dear Jennifer - Sorry for the delay - it s a busy time of year! I wasn t familiar with the book you ve described, so I spent some time searching through picture book titles with Mrs. on amazon.com. I didn t find anything that sounded like your book....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: old childrens book, emmo, ebay
emmo, ebay, amazon: Robyn, That is the title actually - Bobbie had a Nickel . It was a Little Golden Book. Bobbie Had A Nickel A Bonnie book Copyright: 1946 Pictures by Emmo By Frieda Friedman It was all about Bobbie deciding what to spend his nickel on; in the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: old kids's book, toy train, little kids
toy train, little kids, time one: Hi there, This is just a little too general, and I m not coming up with anything! Any chance your boyfriend remembers any other details? The brother s names, or any other parts of the story? Was it a book for little kids, or was it like a novel? If...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: origin of nursery rhyme, song of sixpence, nursery rhyme
song of sixpence, nursery rhyme, homework questions: Hi, Marisa, The nursery rhyme is indeed a coded message for an occupation, and it s a very interesting occupation at that....BUT...as I just replied to someone else, I m a little hesitant to answer questions that sound like homework questions. I will...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Passage from Lewis Carroll, mock turtle, alice books
mock turtle, alice books, doing my job: Hi there Sorry it s taken a while to get back to you - I had to dig out my Alice. So far as Wonderland is concerned, there may be a couple of passages close to what you are looking for without fitting the exact bill. In The Mock Turtle s Story , the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Picture ID, einstein anderson, encyclopedia brown
einstein anderson, encyclopedia brown, trivia team: Hi Jocelyn This picture reminds me a lot of other images in the style of the Encyclopedia Brown series by Donald J. Sobel. Another possibility (perhaps more likely due to the glasses the boy is wearing) is the Einstein Anderson stories by Seymour Simon....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Pink Monster Book, monster goes to school, pink monster
monster goes to school, pink monster, monster book: Hi, Dave - As before, some additional information would be very helpful. Especially since there are so many kids books published that feature monsters. Do you remember roughly when you read the book? Do you remember any part of the title or author...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Pirate-themed Children's Book Series, fantasy creatures, readers series
fantasy creatures, readers series, merfolk: Hi, Geoff, Sorry this took so long! I couldn t find the answer myself, so I asked some other book sleuths and one of them suggested this - I hope it s right! If not, let me know and I ll keep looking! Griffin Readers Series by Sheila McCullagh:...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Please help me locate a book, stephen cosgrove, unicorn friend
stephen cosgrove, unicorn friend, childhood fantasy: I don t know if your book is in this series, or even if the time frame is right, but Stephen Cosgrove has a huge number of children s books in his Serendipity series. Many of his books have fantasy-type equines in them, and the illustrations in them resemble...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: poem, mother goose nursery rhyme, mother goose nursery
mother goose nursery rhyme, mother goose nursery, mondays child: Dear Jill - That s a classic! Here s a link to the full poem: http://www.bartleby.com/66/81/40781.html This page attributes the first occurrence of the poem to a Mother Goose nursery rhyme collection from the 17th century, but the exact author...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: pre 1970's book, timothy turtle, tommy turtle
timothy turtle, tommy turtle, little turtle: Hi there, Could it be Tommy Turtle by Howard B. Famous? I came up with nothing, so I asked around, and that was the only T name turtle book anyone came up with!! Let me know if that s not it, and I ll keep trying! If you think of any more details,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: pricing my illustrations, art artist, illustrations
art artist, illustrations, wendy: It appears you are looking to offer your services to people and are asking how much to charge them. We cannot offer this advice to you. Illustrations, depending on the design and technique used, can vary greatly between companies so you ll have to search the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: primary school age kid's books, mysteries of harris burdick, alphabet book
mysteries of harris burdick, alphabet book, chris van allsburg: I like this question! My favorite kids author/illustrator is Chris Van Allsburg. I m not too sure what second graders are capable of doing, so I ll list a few options to choose from. There are a million options for all of his books, but here are some...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: publishing, book manuscript, book proposal
book manuscript, book proposal, s market: Dear Shannon - Traditional publishing does NOT require the author to pay for publishing. You sign a contract with a publisher; the publisher earns money from the sale of your book and you earn a percentange (royalties). There are some newer print-on-demand...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Question, animorphs books, animorphs series
animorphs books, animorphs series, animorphs: Dear Pichu - There were 54 Animorphs books published. The last one, oddly titled The Beginning, was published in 2001. Here s a link to the amazon.com listing for book #54: http://www.amazon.com/Beginning-Animorphs-No-54/dp/0439115280/ref=pd_sim_b_3/002-9166762-6484865?ie=UTF8&qid=1179788619&sr=1-84...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: some questions here...., arthur ransome, richmal crompton
arthur ransome, richmal crompton, j k rowling: 1. This depends on the age of the child. Young children are attracted to colourful picture books and react well to repetition and rhyme. Older children, I think, like to read about children of their own age. This would account for the success of authors like...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: some questions here...., series of unfortunate events, harry potter the series
series of unfortunate events, harry potter the series, digital libraries: Well to start off, children in a survey around the United States mostly read mytery books. This includes Harry potter, The Series of Unfortunate Events, Junny B. Jones, The Magic Tree House, and more. These books apeal to children for their distinct sense...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: some questions here...., reams of paper, accessible books
reams of paper, accessible books, digital libraries: Hi Kit Hmm, some very interesting questions: 1. which kind of book do u think tat children most likely will like ? Clearly it depends on what the child likes. It also depends on what they have been brought up with - if their mother read her old stories...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Re: Children's Books, p l travers, literature course
p l travers, literature course, neilgaiman: Hi Diane, Check these out: http://www.cesnur.org/testi/marypoppins.htm http://www.wildhunt.org/2006/11/mary-poppins-and-occult.html http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m2342/is_3_35/ai_97074158 (you have to scroll down to the very end for...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Re: Children's Books, p l travers, new south wales
p l travers, new south wales, literature course: Hi there You probably know far more than I do about Mary Poppins! I have had a quick search, however, and I agree that sites discussing social class in the story as opposed to the film are not easy to find. However, I did find one below which might be...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Re: Children's book, owl service, ebay
owl service, ebay, amazon: Dear Diane - Since books are copyrighted, their text is not available online. You can purchase the book from amazon.com for $6.95 at this link: http://www.amazon.com/Owl-Service-Alan-Garner/dp/0152056181/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/104-8907529-0919956?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1192225999&sr=8-1...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Research Topic, harry potter scenario, those with special needs
harry potter scenario, those with special needs, s tv: Hi Mike, Ok, my views on Children s lit are that while standards of writing are being improved in general, there seems to be a trend where if one genre of book is successful then a lot of authors will copy this and release similar stories. The first thing...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: re: old book, principle character, young deer
principle character, young deer, world earth: Anna, Gillian Rubinstein (author of At Ardilla) writes a fair bit about alternate universes. So it is possible that it was another of her books. It doesn t sound exactly like any of them though - it has similarities to Under The Cat s Eye but that was...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Searching for childrens book, galoshes, born in 1978
galoshes, born in 1978, dresser drawer: Jennifer, It is called What The Witch Left and is by Ruth Chew. There are other books in a similar vein by the same author, so if you liked that one then you would probably like No Such Thing As a Witch which is about magic fudge. You should have...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Searching for an old children's book, snap crackle pop, vocabulary words
snap crackle pop, vocabulary words, search a friend: Hello Kyle I m sorry, I don t really know the book you are talking about! It may have been before my time as a librarian (1986). I m very sorry, however, if you remember any keywords from the book try searching at http://books.google.com/ Just put in the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Series of Books for Children in the Early 90s?, scottish garb, children with learning difficulties
scottish garb, children with learning difficulties, daily chores: Hi there I have one of my fellow teachers to thank for helping me answer this question as this reading scheme was both before and after my time! The books you remember are a series of educational books called Fuzzbuzz, which were designed for school...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Getting Started, time health, artistic style
time health, artistic style, s books: Dear Sara, I have not been a part of Allexperts.com for a very long time. Health issues in my family have demanded all of my time. I don t know who responded to you in my name, but I do hope that their advice was sound and realistic. I am not well known...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Story title, grade school kids, kool aid
grade school kids, kool aid, christoffer: Hi, Elisa, I think you are looking for Mr. Pudgins , by Ruth Christoffer Carlson. It s about a babysitter who brings a special pipe when he babysits three children, and it makes each faucet have a different flavored soda come out of it! If this...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Suggestions for good reading in English to 7 year old daughter, aesop s fables, half price books
aesop s fables, half price books, bedtime stories: Hi, Melwyn! One book to look at is The Read Aloud Handbook , which should be helpful in finding some good ones to read to your daughter! Also, the bookstore I work at has two shelves of just Story Compilations . I work at Half Price Books, you might...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Where should I start?, cereal boxes, alphabet book
cereal boxes, alphabet book, book focus: Hi Adrian, First off, good job with reading to your daughter daily. That is the number one thing a parent can do for a child, in my opinion. For a 3 year old, just pure exposure to words, letters, sounds, and language will help. Do you use books on tape?...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: In what story is a character..., african folktale, mid forties
african folktale, mid forties, correct spelling: Hi there, It looks like Epaminondas is a folktale retold in many different forms - I didn t find any published in the 1940 s, but there are quite a few reprints of various Epaminondas stories by quite a few authors. Does this sound like the right one?...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: no subject, pig contest, batko
pig contest, batko, google: Katie, It s called The Yellow Book of Wordplay Stories and includes; The Ghost Who Loved Toast:Hi, I m Kathy!:Miss Chimp s Painting Team: The Muddiest Pig Contest: Don Pedro and The Three Dragons. The author is Susan Batko and you can get it on Amazon...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: suitability of Harry Potter for children, unfounded fear, harry potter series
unfounded fear, harry potter series, christian faith: The Harry Potter series has been vilified by organized religions who believe it encourages children to practice witchcraft which is contrary to the Christian faith. In my opinion this is really scaremongering and over-censorship. The main message of the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: summer reading for 12 year old, sharon creech, babysitters club
sharon creech, babysitters club, jacqueline wilson: Hi! These are some of the books I used to read when I was your daughters age, I also looked on Amazon.co.uk and found some authors works that I think she may like. Here goes *Lucy Daniels-The Animal Ark series. Loads of books about a girl whose parents...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Tea party, rosemary jean, fairy queen
rosemary jean, fairy queen, enid blyton: This is really frustrating because I remember reading this story when I was little but I cannot remember what it was called and I cannot find any details of such a book on the search engine. However, I was a huge Enid Blyton fan when I was younger. Could...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Title and author of book, lobster quadrille, alice s adventures in wonderland
lobster quadrille, alice s adventures in wonderland, ebay com antiques: Donya, You remembered the title correctly. It was written by Audrey Baxendale. The story appeared in both The Children s Hour Mystery Book and The Story Parade Mystery Book . Many of the volumes of The Children s Hour did include stories from larger...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Title of out of print book, little black sambo, delicious pancakes
little black sambo, delicious pancakes, large library: Hello The name of the book that you are referring to is called, Little Black Sambo. It was one of my very favorite books, and yes, the tigers melted into butter to put upon delicious pancakes made by Sambo s father. Unfortunately, this book was banned...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Trying to Find the Titile to A Juvinile Chapter Book, left hand column, coming of age novel
left hand column, coming of age novel, out of print books: Dear Randi - I have several suggestions to help you find the book you re looking for. One important piece of information that s missing from what you ve supplied (besides author and title!) is the date when the book was published. Even narrowing it down...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Trying to find a book, book lady, fairy tale
book lady, fairy tale, tital: Hi, Brian, So sorry this took so long - I ve been doing a little digging. This one was hard to find! Thanks to someone at booksleuth on abe.com, I think we ve at least got the title. Could it be The Nix of the Millpond ? This woman thinks it can be found...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Trying to find title of an old childrens chapter book, subic bay phillipines, ruby slippers
subic bay phillipines, ruby slippers, bird of prey: Hi there I m really sorry but this is not a book which I have ever come across. I have tried putting in all possible keywords on Google but to no avail. Why don t you give one of my colleagues a try in case it is an American book. Good luck with your...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Trying to remember a series of books I read as a child, beatrix potter books, redwall series by brian jacques
beatrix potter books, redwall series by brian jacques, richard scarry: Morgan, There are hundreds of stories involving anthropomorphised animals. Farthing Wood, Winnie the Pooh, Wind in the Willows, CS Lewis, Lewis Carroll, Roald Dahl, Animal Farm, Maus etc. Clearly the ones which we are discussing are also humanoid, I assume...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: i can't find it, left hand column, brain teasers
left hand column, brain teasers, grade library: I guess the full link didn t copy correctly. Try this: http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_ss_b/104-8561191-0743965?url=node%3D4&field-keywords=brain+teasers&Go.x=11&Go.y=9&Go=Go Those are children s books on amazon.com that have brain teasers in the title...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: i can't find a book i have no idea anything about, s books, canadian book
s books, canadian book: I m afraid that I am unable to find this book based on the information you have given to me. If you think it is a Canadian book, it may be worth trying one of the other experts as my specialism is really English children s books. However, if you can remember...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Can't find it!, nature research, phantom ranch
nature research, phantom ranch, series plot: Hi there, I hope you don t receive this reply twice - my computer is being weird. The author you are looking for is Troy Nesbit and the title of the book is either The Jinx of Payrock Canyon or The Mystery at Rustler s Fort. Do either of those...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: thank you janet& john, public consciousness, guidence
public consciousness, guidence, public response: Gemma, Glad to have helped. I don t know whether they have already fallen out of favour. The public response to their relaunch was massive, but as I said there is a lot of choice now because there are many series around which follow the same format....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I am trying to find a book, but I cannot remember the title, s books, grade teacher
s books, grade teacher, different world: Hi there I m afraid my speciality is English children s books and this does not sound like any book I know. I did do a book search but was unable to find any further information. If you can remember any of the characters names or any other more specific...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: trying to find a book title, snow blizzard, treasures of the snow
snow blizzard, treasures of the snow, revene: Hi Sherry I hadn t heard of this book myself, but I asked around and this was the response I received: I think i know this one Treasures of the Snow by Patricia st John. i absolutely read the covers off mine. Three Children Annette, her little brother...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: trying to identify a children's book, librarything com, amazon
librarything com, amazon, last of his kind: Dear Meira - It s almost impossible to find a book without either the author or the title, but I gave it a try. I searched through hundreds of children s books at amazon.com published before 1980 that had anything to do with flying or flight, but nothing...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Value of 1946 Books, alice in wonderland, edition books
alice in wonderland, edition books, looking glass: Hello Dana, http://dogbert.abebooks.com/servlet/BookSearchPL The abebooks website (above) has the two books at 44 dollars each. I would have thought that this is a little high: they are not that rare, even though they are an attractive set to add to a Carrollian...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Value of a book, robinson crusoe by daniel defoe, daniel defoe
robinson crusoe by daniel defoe, daniel defoe, altemus: Hi, Marsha, The value of a book varies a lot depending on the condition, so it s hard to say exactly what the book is worth without seeing it, but if the book is in really good shape (except for the inscription) and the binding is in tact, there is no...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Value of a vintage childs cook book, betty crockers, cook book
betty crockers, cook book, boys and girls: Hello Reena, This question led me to a really ironic situation- your book gets Five Star bookseller rating which is highest possible, but there are 8 copies with the same five star rating available in the USA alone, and while the highest price is 40 dollars,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: valuation, sylvie and bruno, ebay website
sylvie and bruno, ebay website, alice books: Sylvie and Bruno was first published in 1889 by Macmillan in a red binding uniform with the two Alice books. A People s Edition was published in 1898 in olive green cloth with a black and red illustration. This edition was re-issued again with a title page...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Wishbone, alexander steele, author study
alexander steele, author study, audrey: Hi Audrey Sorry its taken a while to get back to you. Ive exhausted my resources looking for info on this author for you. I just cant find anything. The only thing i can think of is to get in touch with Steele s publisher and try get in contact with him and...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Writer and Illustrator of children's books, target age group, group volunteer
target age group, group volunteer, digest publication: Hi Courtney: Your inquiry is similar to many I have received -- a seemingly simple question which requires a long, involved answer and questions from me to you! First, please note that if you have created illustrations, magazine and book publishers do accept...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Writing a children's story, target age group, group libraries
target age group, group libraries, right books: Hi Emma: I generally recommend that people go to bookstores and libraries and review what has already been written for children in the targeted age group. Libraries are great resources because the librarian can steer you to exactly the right books and they...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Writing a children's story, silly sayings, silly type
silly sayings, silly type, 5 year olds: Hi Emma, What a super goal, to write a book and all. I work with 3 to 5 year olds, and they are very much into books. I would have to say the ones they enjoy the most are: .monsters and fear, how to stop it .emotions and how to deal with them .silly...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: where's wally, fantastic journey, wally
fantastic journey, wally, job: It is my understandng that the point of the Where s Wally books is that it should be difficult for the reader to find him. This one is obviously doing its job. Carry on looking. For myself, I do not read or have access to the books. Sorry that I cannot help...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: where's wally, fantastic journey, wally
fantastic journey, wally, binoculars: I had not read the book previously, but after some study, I found him! He s in the upper right-hand corner of the picture, immediately below the black binoculars that are lying loose in the ground. His foot is red-and-white striped, just like his hat and top....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: where's wally, surreal artwork, fantastic journey
surreal artwork, fantastic journey, wally: Where s Wally uh? I used to love those books! As far as The Fantastic Journey book goes I am sorry to say I have no idea! I hope you find him though! My suggestion is to definitely look around in places you wouldn t normally find people, look for Surreal artwork...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: writing, isaac asimov, romance novels
isaac asimov, romance novels, kim hi: Hi Kim - It s great to hear that you re so devoted to your daughter. So many people seem to put other things ahead of their kids, whether by choice or necessity. To your questions. First, I have no experience with agents, so I m no authority on working...

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Kabbalah: Why are there different names of God in Kabbah?, Aryeh Kaplan, ten sefirot
Aryeh Kaplan, ten sefirot, names of God: Hi Sherrie, Thank you for your question. I can understand your confusion about the ten emanations of The Godhead which correspond to each Sefirah on The Tree of Life (Etz Chaiim). Please understand that there is only ONE God-Source in Kabbalah....

Kabbalah: what is the different ??, hermetic kabbalah, magical practices
hermetic kabbalah, magical practices, purpose of life: Hi Sacnoon Jewish Kabbalah studies the nature of the soul and of G-d as well as the purpose of life. Hermetic Kabbalah takes basic Kabbalah principles and relates them to astology and magical practices. Original (Judaic) Kabbalah is intertwined...

Kabbalah: what is the different ??, hermetic kabbalah, preconception
Kabbalah: what is the different ??, hermetic kabbalah, preconception, presumption

Kabbalah: kabbalah, jewish mystical tradition, stars in hollywood
jewish mystical tradition, stars in hollywood, mystical ideas: Hi Jim There is a great amount of misconception out there about Kabbalah. Kabbalah is the Jewish mystical tradition that is as old as Judaism itself. For most of history, Kabbalah was kept secret and only taught to the most advanced students in the...

Kabbalah: archangels, types of angels, symbolic animals
types of angels, symbolic animals, jewish mysticism: Hi Sharon Angels are spiritual beings, which means we cannot really limit them to a particular location . Angels are bursts of Divine energy that can manifest on various levels at once. Generally, we refer to ten levels of angels (of course, each has...

Kabbalah: Description of god, rabbi waxman, baptist preacher
rabbi waxman, baptist preacher, theoretical explanations: Sebastian, Thank you for your question concerning the nature of The Godhead . Your question relates to what is God, instead of who ...so, from this standpoint, I will attempt to discuss this subject. First, you are asking a profound question that...

Kabbalah: Challenges of Practicing Kabbalah, jewish mysticism, spiritual insights
jewish mysticism, spiritual insights, jewish religion: Hi Jeanette Kabbalah is not actually a religion per se. Over the last few years, people have tried to create a religion out of Kabbalah, but genuine Kabbalists will tell you that this is not the real deal. Kabbalah is the study of Jewish mysticism. It...

Kabbalah: heaven and hell/ universal ltruth, spiritual experiences, soul groups
spiritual experiences, soul groups, infinite source: Hi Shondel Kabbalah does talk about (various dimensions of) Heaven and of Hell , although both are very different from the classical Heaven and Hell that we re used to hearing about. One of the most important perspectives that Kabbalah offers...

Kabbalah: Questions about Kabbalah, divine prayer, day of atonement
divine prayer, day of atonement, jewish marriage: Hi Jeannette As I mentioned in my last response, Kabbalah is essentially the spiritual or mystical teachings of Judaism. Within the Jewish world there are religious schools that incorporate Kabbalistic teachings in their tertiary education. Children...

Kabbalah: The Truth, brilliant philosopher, mt horeb
brilliant philosopher, mt horeb, athenian constitution: Hi Sarah, You re asking important questions and I ll do my best to answer. It is very difficult to use the words good and evil . They are usually in the eyes of the beholder. Most of the time good and evil are subjective terms depending on one...

Kabbalah: Views or opinions toward other religions, jewish religion, ethical life
jewish religion, ethical life, jewish person: Hi Jeannette Judaism tolerates different beliefs, we don t believe that you have to belong to the Jewish religion in order to be ok in G-d s eyes. As long as a person lives a moral and ethical life and recognizes a Supreme Being, we believe that they...

Kabbalah: ritual or exercise to sleep less, moses david, child sacrifice
Kabbalah: ritual or exercise to sleep less, moses david, child sacrifice, judgement day

Kabbalah: being gay, kabbalistic tree of life, world consciousness
kabbalistic tree of life, world consciousness, loving feelings: Hi Owen, I have received numerous emails on this subject and I m always happy to respond to this very important question. Kabbalah is an equal opportunity philosophy. There are no restrictive rules or antiquated regulations concerning a person s sexual...

Kabbalah: Numbers and zodiac, rabbi aryeh kaplan, rabbi david cooper
rabbi aryeh kaplan, rabbi david cooper, personal kabbalah: Hi Christopher, Thank you for your questions. You are right about the challenging side of Gevurah (also known as Geburah and Din). Certain aspects of this sephira symbolize the attributes you mentioned, along with the concepts of severity and strength....

Kabbalah: Questioning: Y--H having Total Omnipotence which contains Total Omniscience., age of man, omnipotence
age of man, omnipotence, old testament: Hi Shawn I guess you could say that this is one of those questions that the human mind has grappled with for ages. There are two classical answers: 1. If I know without a doubt how my child will react to a situation- and predict his moves accurately-...

Kabbalah: ritual or exercise to sleep less, spiritual exercise, rejuvenation
spiritual exercise, rejuvenation, kabbalah: Hi Nada That s an interesting question. Kabbalah does not encourage sleeping too little. In fact, a person should ideally sleep eight hours (although every hour prior to midnight counts as almost double the normal sleep). This is because the soul s interaction...

Kabbalah: 13 petals -- 13 qualities of compassion, gallica, zohar
gallica, zohar, petals: Hi Ellen You can find a good explanation of the 13 attributes here: http://www.iyyun.com/holidays/RoshHashana/13attributes.html Generally speaking, G-d s attribute of kindness is associated with the white petals and His elements of strict judgement with...

Kabbalah: polytheism, Ain Soph, Eyn Sof
Ain Soph, Eyn Sof, En Sof: Hi A.J., Thank you for your question concerning polytheism, and the question of the (10) names of God in Kabbalah and the Hebrew Bible. Actually, Judaism s great contribution to religious consciousness is the establishment of monotheism (even though...

Kabbalah: study of Kabbalah, dysfunctional upbringing, prison suicide
dysfunctional upbringing, prison suicide, disibility: Hi John, Thank you for your question. After reading your email and carefully considering your current situation, I d like to recommend a book to you that has been very helpful for me and many others I know: It s called The Power of Your SuperMind by...

Kabbalah: Talmud Quote on women's tears, jewish studies program, talmud study
jewish studies program, talmud study, amazon link: Hi Phil, Thank you for your follow-up question. To find the phrase you are investigating, you may wish to locate a copy of the following text which should be available at orthodox Synagogues and universities with a Jewish Studies program: The Artscroll...

Kabbalah: name change - Jacob to Israel, Kabbalah, Jacob
Kabbalah, Jacob, Israel: Dear Rabbi Hirsch, Thank you for your question concerning the blessing received by Jacob, and his subsequent name change to Israel. Using Etz Chaiim as a Kabbalistic guide, Jacob enters the Sephira Tiphereth (#6) when he wins the wrestling match with...

Kabbalah: red string, asher yatzar, hebrew prayers
asher yatzar, hebrew prayers, mystical prayer: Hi Edgar, I ve been waiting for someone to ask this question. Actually, I was asked this question on national TV in 2006 and was pleased to offer a response. Those individuals wishing to believe that evil spirits will be chased away by wearing a red...

Kabbalah: tree of life diagram, manuscript library, arei
manuscript library, arei, sefirot: Hi Theolyn Great question! After some research and consultation with a friend who has a remarkable Kabbalah manuscript library, it seems that the earliest PUBLISHED diagram of the Tree is, in fact, that Gikatlia in Sha arei Orah. The CONCEPT of the Tree...

Kabbalah: life in general, Kabbalah, what is Kabbalah
Kabbalah, what is Kabbalah, Zohar: Hi Angela, Thank you for your question concerning the benefits of Kabbalah. First, I m sorry to hear about your financial situation. This country is going through a difficult economic cycle, and unfortunately, too many people are hurting right now. ...

Kabbalah: how can I study kabbalah without a teacher?, Kabbalah, Gematria
Kabbalah, Gematria, Temurah: John, Thanks for the follow-up question. Learning Hebrew is an excellent idea, but first, you may want to familiarize yourself with the Hebrew alphabet. You ll find that every Hebrew letter is also a number and a symbol(s). It is truly a fascinating...

Kabbalah: Book of Abraham, classical jewish texts, two spirits
classical jewish texts, two spirits, lds org: Hi Victoria The language and style of this book is not at all like that of classical Jewish texts, indicating that this is not an authentic Jewish source(in fact, I ve never encountered it before). Accordingly, I cannot and would not comment on its message...

Kabbalah: Book of Abraham, founder of mormonism, mormon religion
Kabbalah: Book of Abraham, founder of mormonism, mormon religion, book of abraham

Kabbalah: Jews and reincarnation, Reincarnation, souls
Reincarnation, souls, Jewish souls: Dear Den, Thank you for your question regarding Kabbalah and reincarnation. When speaking about an abstract, metaphysical, topic such as Gigul (revolution of souls), there are no definitive answers to be found. However, The Zohar states that an individual...

Kabbalah: nrm, what is Kabbalah, when did Kabbalah start
what is Kabbalah, when did Kabbalah start: amilkar - Thank you for your question. Kabbalah is not a new religion. It is the esoteric or mystical philosophy of Judaism when spelled with a K ( Q alludes to the Egyptian Qabbalah, and C connotes Christian Cabala). Classical Kabbalah emerged...

Kabbalah: i need emergency help!!!, e dreams, magnetic pull
Kabbalah: i need emergency help!!!, e dreams, magnetic pull, legged stool

Kabbalah: i need emergency help!!!, black magicians, visa laws
black magicians, visa laws, sagitarious: Dear Navid It seems that you have a number of serious issues that you are battling with. My suggestion would be to spend a few minutes at the start of each day doing the following: - Meditate on one thing that you can be thankful for in your life and...

Kabbalah: whats the kabbalah total experience?, divine energy, divine purpose
divine energy, divine purpose, holiness: Hi Sarah If your mom s mom is Jewish, then so are you. I m not sure what you mean by supreme , but we do believe that as Jews we have a special role to play in this world. Jews believe that every human has a responsibility to make the world a better...

Kabbalah: Animals, angels and archangels, human animals
angels and archangels, human animals, spiritual level: Hi Camila Thank you for your positive feedback, which I appreciate. As you can imagine, Kabbalah has reams of information about animals. I will only highlight some of the main points and hopefully you will have the opportunity to study this information...

Kabbalah: What is Kabbalah?, what is Kabbalah, Jewish wisdom
what is Kabbalah, Jewish wisdom, universal spirituality: Angela, Here is an article I wrote in 2005 which explains some of the basic concepts found in Kabbalah. Beyond Madonna / Author: Bob Waxman When I began studying Kabbalah in 1985, very few people knew anything about Kabbalah. Now, thanks to Madonna,...

Kabbalah: Ashlag, baal shem tov, rabbi yehudah
baal shem tov, rabbi yehudah, rabbi isaac: Hi Mark For a start, I think you need to distinguish between Rabbi Yehudah Ashlag and Rabbi Baruch Ashalg (his son). The former is relatively well accepted in the classical Kabbalah circles (although nobody would suggest he is on a par with the likes of...

Kabbalah: Ashlag, rabbi meir, bnei baruch
Kabbalah: Ashlag, rabbi meir, bnei baruch, god and goodness

Kabbalah: Kabbalah and the beginning of Earth, En Sof, Tzim Tzum
En Sof, Tzim Tzum, mysticism: Hi Sam - good questions. Kabbalah teaches a theory of metempsychosis which says that consciousness (life - chai) develops from a mineral to a plant to a animal to a human to a god (The Zohar). This is the spiritual equivalent of Darwin s theory of physical...

Kabbalah: kabbalah and family death, spiritual realities, messianic age
spiritual realities, messianic age, spiritual plane: Hi Stephanie As you can well imagine, there are volumes of Kabbalistic writings on death and the soul s journey. Briefly, Kabbalah believes that the soul is eternal and continues to live after death. In fact, a soul feels liberated through death. As long...

Kabbalah: pre-existence of soul, reincarnation, Gnosticism
reincarnation, Gnosticism, Judaism: John, Good question. The Zohar (primary Kabbalistic text) teaches transmigration of the soul and six incarnations on earth. Please understand that traditional Judaism does not offer the same teaching, nor does literal Judaism teach any form of...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah and teens, jewish mysticism, gain benefit
jewish mysticism, gain benefit, jewish philosophy: Hi Sam Kabbalah is very complex and obscure material and the average person cannot gain benefit from it. To understand and benefit from Kabbalah, you need to have a lot of background in Judaism and especially in Jewish philosophy. However, there are...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah and teens, Kabbalah teens, Isaac Luria
Kabbalah teens, Isaac Luria, Moshe Idel: Hi Sam, The answer is yes. Any individual of any age, color, religion, sex, or nationality can learn from the timeless wisdom of Kabbalah. I wish that I had started studying this subject when I was sixteen. You may hear that Kabbalah should only...

Kabbalah: angels, types of angels, battalions of angels
types of angels, battalions of angels, bad angels: Hi Thomas Kabbalah does not attempt to define a number of angels. It does classify types of angels (Archangels, Seraphim, Ophanim etc.), but gives no census. Generally speaking, Kabbalah describes battalions of angels (although only certain types...

Kabbalah: path, kabbalah, shemittot
kabbalah, shemittot, law of cycles: Hi Victoria, Thank you for your question. Although many people would have you believe that you ve done something wrong when things are not going smoothly - nothing could be further from the truth. There are also plenty of pious individuals who will...

Kabbalah: praying, high holiday services, body postures
high holiday services, body postures, prayer service: Hi Henrik We have various prayer poses that relate to different types of prayers. Generically, the best pose is to stand, with your feet together. Standing at attention indicates humility and submission to G-d. Kabbalah teaches that certain formal prayers...

Kabbalah: El Shaddai, El Shaddai, El Chai
El Shaddai, El Chai, Shekinah: Hi Tracy, Thank you for your excellent question. El Shaddai (The Almighty God) corresponds to El-Chai (The Living God), which is the 9th aspect (of the ten-fold nature of the Godhead) on the Kabbalistic Tree of Life (Etz Chaiim). Sometimes, El-Chai...

Kabbalah: awarness of this life, forgiveness kabblah, sitra ahra
forgiveness kabblah, sitra ahra, tikkun: Maria, Thank you for your question. From a Kabbalistic perspective, everyone - and I mean everyone - Moses, Jesus, Mohammad, Buddha, Krishna (and messengers of every religion on earth) have made huge mistakes. So, if these personifications of near-perfect...

Kabbalah: Two strange words in the Zohar, hindu scriptures, churning of the ocean
hindu scriptures, churning of the ocean, proper guidance: Hi Mathias As is often the case in Kabbalah, the words you re referring to are non-literal. Sigadon and Gilba are not actual locations; they refer to different spiritual realms within what is known as the abyss . As such, the entire episode of the Leviathan...

Kabbalah: kabalarian name corrrection?, kabalarian philosophy, mathematical balance
Kabbalah: kabalarian name corrrection?, kabalarian philosophy, mathematical balance, vital principle

Kabbalah: kabalarian name corrrection?, good vibrations, spiritual energy
good vibrations, spiritual energy, good deeds: Hi Sandesh Although Kabbalah does teach that your name relates to your soul, we almost never interfere with a person s name (except in a case of severe illness). Instead, we believe that if you add good deeds, kindness and charity that will bring you good...

Kabbalah: life &death, true passions, journey of the soul
true passions, journey of the soul, natural talents: Aliza - thank you for your question. Kabbalah (The Zohar) teaches that the soul will return in human form six times (or less) depending on the knowledge, experience, and love that has been accumulated during each lifetime. There is little information about...

Kabbalah: life's purpose, Life, meaning of life
Life, meaning of life, Book of Job: Hi Yossi, Thank you asking such a profound question. Understanding the meaning of Life is one of those topics that some of the most brilliant minds in religion and philosophy have been grappling with for thousands of years. After studying this subject...

Kabbalah: Inner voice for guidance, intuition, inner voice
intuition, inner voice, kabbalah: Hi Victoria, It s so nice to receive an intelligent question from a sincere individual. The inner voice is the wisdom of our higher-mind (Neshamah) that speaks to us whenever we are ready to listen. The best way to develop a direct connection between...

Kabbalah: change and the life after death, jewish views of the afterlife, near death experience
jewish views of the afterlife, near death experience, traditional judaism: David - thank you for your question. Kabbalah (The Zohar) teaches that the soul will return in human form six times (or less) depending on the knowledge, experience, and love that has been accumulated during each lifetime. There is little information...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah Course Suggestion, homosexuality, gay
homosexuality, gay, lesbians: Hi Robert, Thanks for your question. I understand the complexities of the issue of which you are speaking. It s a very troubling aspect of the human condition, and those who claim to be illuminated could not hold any prejudices if they were truly...

Kabbalah: Ain, ain soph aur, spiritual entities
ain soph aur, spiritual entities, ayin: Hi Jason Kabbalah deals with esoteric and highly subtle concepts. Unlike physical concepts, these spiritual entities are not concrete and Kabbalah sometimes uses different terms to refer to different aspects of the same concept. Plus, Kabbalah terminology...

Kabbalah: Ain, En Sof, Ain Sop
En Sof, Ain Sop, No-Thing Without End: Jason - this is an excellent question. The topic of the three veils of negative existence is a fascinating area of speculation. First, let s discuss the importance of the number three. The history of the big three goes back to the sun, moon, and...

Kabbalah: reincarnation, karmic debt, life regression
karmic debt, life regression, negative energies: Hi Hank Judaism discourages past life regression , because we believe that G-d designed His world in such a way that we forget past life experience, because they have no relevance to our current purpose. In fact, knowing too much about our past lives could...

Kabbalah: death, kabbalah red-string, kabbalah sin
kabbalah red-string, kabbalah sin, kabbalah superstitions: Syphora - thanks for your question. Your question relates to a superstition that was invented to scare people into being good . It s similar to: if you sin - you ll go to hell . The use of fear is a psychological weapon that has been part of the human...

Kabbalah: kabbalah and Madonna, Madonna Kabbalah, pop-Kabbalah
Madonna Kabbalah, pop-Kabbalah, Kabbalah celebrities: Sylvia, This is a very interesting question. The word Kabbalah experienced a surge of worldwide popularity from 2005 - 2008. During this time, an enormous amount of media attention was focused on celebrities who were dabbling with a questionable...

Kabbalah: scripture, abraham isaac, jewish tradition
abraham isaac, jewish tradition, israelites: Hi Henrick The Torah information that these people had was the LAWS of the Torah, not the history. That said, the Torah is clear that they knew certain things about the future. For example, G-d told Abraham that his children would be slaves in a foreign...

Kabbalah: Tsimtsum and omnipresence, tsimtsum, finite space
tsimtsum, finite space, infinite self: Hi Ovadiah Tzimtzum and G-d s omniscience are complimentary, not contradictory concepts. The first premise is that G-d is infinite. That means more than just that He lives forever, it means that there is nothing else besides Him. Logically, finite entities...

Kabbalah: KABBALAH & JUDISUM &HOMOSEXUALITY, judisum, central tenet
judisum, central tenet, hypocrit: Dear Frederick, From the way you have phrased your question, it seems that you know the answer to your own dilemma. A central tenet of Kabbalah is that G-d runs the world in a very specific, personal way. This means that everything that happens in a person...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah, Kabbalah, Vedanta
Kabbalah, Vedanta, Hasidim: As discussed, anyone can study Kabbalah. However, it is true that some Kabbalists believe that an individual must learn Torah and Talmud first. From Rabbi Michael Laitman (Bnei Buruch): Kabbalah is open to all. It is for those who truly wish to correct...

Kabbalah: answer to my question, puerto barrios izabal, puerto barrios izabal guatemala
puerto barrios izabal, puerto barrios izabal guatemala, proper medical treatment: Dear Carlos, My heart goes out to you, and it sounds like your situation needs immediate attention. According to your description, this is no time for horoscopes, superstitions, or any type of hocus-pocus. Right now, it sounds as though you need help from...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah/kether, violet flame, sefirah
violet flame, sefirah, energy point: Hi Unique Your dream seems very interesting indeed. Kabbalah does not focus on interpreting dreams unless they are very vivid, repeat themselves and are not related to anything you have been worried about or preoccupied with. In other words, we usually...

Kabbalah: Purpose of life, kabbalah, kavvanah
kabbalah, kavvanah, soul: Rhian - thanks for your question. First, it s important to know that the purpose of life according to traditional Jewish beliefs versus Kabbalistic beliefs, may result in two very different explanations. To make things more complicated, you might receive...

Kabbalah: 72 Names of God, 72 names of God, Tetragammaton
72 names of God, Tetragammaton, Bob Waxman: Ovadiah, The name of God that occurs most frequently in The Hebrew Bible (6828 times) is, of course, the Tetragammaton or Yod-Heh-Vav-Heh. Judah Halevi (along with the Rambam and others) emphasizes that Hashem is the only proper name of God. All other names...

Kabbalah: Dybbuk in Judaism vs. Kabbalah, Dybbuk, Gershom Scholem
Dybbuk, Gershom Scholem, Dibbuk: Dear Chaya, Thank you for your thoughtful feedback. From your original question, you stated that the dybbuk is a poor confused soul which requires help, not punishment. Therefore, you were describing the Dybbuk as an actual entity in the objective...

Kabbalah: Dybbuk, Dybukk, angels
Dybukk, angels, superstitions: Chaya - thank you for your question. In scholarly discourse on Kabbalah, the Dybbuk is considered to be a myth or folklore. The Dybbuk might be considered a paranormal phenomenon for those who choose to believe they exist, however; most likely, the Dybbuk...

Kabbalah: Loss of my child, sabbath candles, compassionate guidance
sabbath candles, compassionate guidance, observant jew: Dear Chaya What a heart-wrenching story. I really don t know what to say to someone who has gone through such a trauma as you have(which is partly why it s taken some time to respond). Yes, we do believe that G-d orchestrates every thing that happens...

Kabbalah: Zohar, Kabbalah, Zohar, Kabbalah
Zohar, Kabbalah, Zohar translations: Hi Dan, Excellent question. The Zohar (The Book of Spendor) is considered the most important literary work within the mystical tradition of Kabbalah. It is one of the great masterpieces of Western religious thought and represents an attempt to uncover...

Kabbalah: Abrahams Writing, Abram, Abraham
Abram, Abraham, Kabbalah: Luis, Thank you for your question. There are no known historical writings by the biblical Abraham, and your question would be well-directed to a scholar of Judaism. Kabbalah teaches the esoteric or mystical teachings of Judaism, and the literal...

Kabbalah: kabbalah on murder, kabbalah reincarnation, gigul
kabbalah reincarnation, gigul, Zohar: Hi Pat, Thank you for your question. The Sixth Commandment speaks to the issue of killing/murder: Thou Shalt Not Kill. This Commandment does not provide for any exceptions (including capital punishment). This is the most relevant Kabbalistic teaching...

Kabbalah: Change, kabbalah, transformation
kabbalah, transformation, happiness: Karam - thank you for your question. According to Kabbalah, you are the only person who can perceive and decide whether you are living a successful life. By asking this question, it shows that you are self-aware and want to improve your situation. In...

Kabbalah: hebrew, truth, emet
truth, emet, etymology: · In Hebrew, the word for truth, emet, contains the first, middle and the last letter of the Hebrew alphabet, which, according to Jewish interpreters, suggested that truth contains everything from Aleph to Taw (A – Z) – the composite of all of life....

Kabbalah: hyssop, hyssop, kabbalah
hyssop, kabbalah, bob waxman: Hi Henrik, Thank you for your question about hyssop and its mention in the Hebrew Bible. There is little scholarly literature on this topic from a Kabbalistic viewpoint, therefore, you would be well-served to pose your question to scholar of traditional...

Kabbalah: Seeing G-d, image of God, Second Commandment
image of God, Second Commandment, Ein Soph: Hi Joel, According to the Bible, there is no image of God. The Second Commandment is very clear on this point: Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or...

Kabbalah: 72 names of God, 72 names of god, supernatural energy
72 names of god, supernatural energy, controversial idea: Hi Xiao This is a sensitive and possibly controversial idea. Sure, Kabbalah discusses names of G-d, but some are names and others are- for lack of a better word- nicknames. To make more sense of this, let s say that G-d doesn t have a name per se. A name...

Kabbalah: Giving and receiving, true kindness, reciprocation
true kindness, reciprocation, aser: Hi Marc Great question! The Talmud reflects on the verse in the Torah Aser Te asser , which means you should surely tithe . The Talmud notes that the expression could also read Aser, Te aSHer , meaning tithe and you will become wealthy . Accordingly,...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah and Vedanta, Kabbalah, Vedanta
Kabbalah, Vedanta, Hinduism and Kabbalah: Hi Daniel, Great question. Thanks to modern scholars of comparative religion, the similarities between Kabbalah and Vedanta are becoming obvious as time goes by. Despite the fact that certain dogmatists will deny such similarities, the evidence is overwhelmingly...

Kabbalah: real Kabbalah, real Kabbalah, authentic Kabbalah
real Kabbalah, authentic Kabbalah, history of Kabbalah: Alan, You have asked a very controversial question. First, you are right about the different types of esoteric philosophies that masquerade as Kabbalah. To get to the bottom of how real Kabbalah began, it is important to understand the history of this...

Kabbalah: exorcisms, specialised field, exorcisms
specialised field, exorcisms, doorpost: Hi Joseph Kabbalah does not routinely engage in exorcisms. It is a specialised field that is only undertaken by great Kabbalists in the unusual event of them feeling it is necessary (which is very rare). Usually, Kabbalah encourages additional good deeds...

Kabbalah: exorcisms, kabbalistic literature, jewish belief
kabbalistic literature, jewish belief, human hosts: The Exorcism Ceremony The kabbalistic literature contains stories and protocols about the exorcism of a dibbuk. Numerous manuscripts present detailed instructions on how to exorcise it. The power to exorcise a dibbuk was given to Ba’al Ha-Shem or accomplished...

Kabbalah: The nature of human existence, rabbinical judaism, torah scholar
rabbinical judaism, torah scholar, rabbinic judaism: Hi Kyle Lots of questions here, so I ll quickly run through each of them: 1. Rabbinical Judaism? You can t really distinguish between Judaism and Rabbinic Judaism, they are one and the same. Admittedly, there have been some customs and even enhancements...

Kabbalah: authentic Kabbalah, authentic kabbalah, Gershom Scholem
authentic kabbalah, Gershom Scholem, Zohar: Hi Gale, There must have been some bad publicity lately, because I received a similar question on this topic not long ago. Here is a copy of my former response: To understand how authentic Kabbalah began, it is important to understand the history of...

Kabbalah: Ha-Satan in Job & Samael in Kabbalah, Job, Satan
Job, Satan, Bob Waxman: Ovidah, Very interesting question. However, I don t understand why your question would be outside the rabbinical field since it deals with biblical thought and interpretation. According to scholars, Ha-Satan (HS) is not included in Kabbalistic literature...

Kabbalah: Da'at, Daath, Daat, Da'at, Daath
Da'at, Daath, Daat: Dear Nikolas, Daath (Da at] converts the Divine Understanding of Binah [which includes Wisdom and Will] into Chesed [love & compassion])on Etz Chaiim. Therefore, Daath plays a crucial theoretical role as the pipline that converts divine understanding into...

Kabbalah: the fate/ destiny of the 36 lamed vavs, Tzaddiks, Tzadikim
Tzaddiks, Tzadikim, Lamed–Vavniks: Dear Maurice, According to the Babylonian Talmud, Sanhedrin 97b, Sukkot 45b: There are not less than 36 Lamed–Vavniks [lamed-vav] righteous persons in the world who receive the Divine Presence. Later teachings describe these “hidden tzadikim” as very...

Kabbalah: Good people and 36 Lamed vav, tzaddik, tzaddikim
tzaddik, tzaddikim, soul: Hello Maurice - and thank you for such a nice response to my reply! However, as far as I know, there is no reference source available to tell us the names, fates, and destinies of the 36 Lamed-Vavnikim. So, this group will remain a mystery for now. In...

Kabbalah: Hi Robert, introduction to Kabbalah, what is Kabbalah
introduction to Kabbalah, what is Kabbalah, books on Kabbalah: Hi Carol - thanks for your question. If you feel the time is right to study Kabbalah - then, it s probably time to jump in. I always encourage my students to begin with God is a Verb by Rabbi David Cooper. This book is an excellent introduction to basic...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah and depression, kabbalah, depression
kabbalah, depression, religiosity: Hi Carol, Thank you for contacting me. I understand your feelings and your depth of despair. However, if you believe that you are clinically depressed, you should see a physician immediately and then, study Kabbalah afterward. Sometimes, strong...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah and relationship, personal sacrifice, evil desire
personal sacrifice, evil desire, spiritual gain: Hi Xiao As you can imagine, this is a broad topic and what is true for one person s relationship will not be true for the next person s relationship. Broadly speaking, marriage is considered one of the most powerful spiritual experiences that a couple...

Kabbalah: differences between Jews and Kabbalists, Judaism and Kabbalah, Jews and Kabbalah
Judaism and Kabbalah, Jews and Kabbalah, Qabalist: Dear Ted, Thank you for your question. There are no specific rules established by a central Kabbalistic authority, or any Kabbalistic institution, that issues decrees on who may be a considered a Kabbalist. If your girlfriend enjoys studying Kabbalah...

Kabbalah: Differences between Kabbalah & Vedanta, etc., differences between Vedanta and Kabbalah, age of the universe in Kabbalah
differences between Vedanta and Kabbalah, age of the universe in Kabbalah, Bob Waxman : Dear Sunil, Thank you for your questions concerning: 1) The differences between Kabbalah and Vedanta; 2) When each tradition began and, 3) The age of the universe according to Kabbalah. These are the most obvious differences between Kabbalah and...

Kabbalah: reincarnation in Kabbalah; location of souls, kabbalah, reincarnation
kabbalah, reincarnation, gilgul: Hi Samantha, Thank you for your intriguing question. It s nice to hear that Kabbalah is working in your life. When speaking about reincarnation - or gilgul / revolution of souls - the Zohar says that an individual will progress through a cycle of...

Kabbalah: the word "shekinha", kabbalistic mysticism, divine presence
kabbalistic mysticism, divine presence, shechinah: Hi Lisa The word Shekhina (or Shechinah) is Hebrew. It literally means resting or manifestation and also relates to the Hebrew Shachen , a neighbor. The earliest reference to this word denoting the Divine Presence is in the book of Exodus, where...

Kabbalah: Story of the Mother bird, Mother Bird story, Bob Waxman
Mother Bird story, Bob Waxman, Rabbi Elisha : Dear Joel, Thank you for your question. The Talmud tells the story of Rabbi Elisha Ben Abuha, a famous scholar who became a non-believer as a result of two incidents that he experienced. Rabbi Elisha was walking one day and he saw a father and son...

Kabbalah: Significance of the crow in Kaballah, impending doom, depth answer
impending doom, depth answer, juncture: Hi Pearl That is an interesting question indeed. The raven is usually seen as a symbol of cruelty, and the crow likely the same. If anything, seeing crows should encourage you to increase acts of goodness and kindness. That said, we are expressly forbidden...

Kabbalah: Dogs. Unconditional Love
Hi Patty Your observation is very interesting. The Hebrew name for a dog is kelev , which the mystics relate to kol lev , meaning all heart . As you suggest, they are animals with absolute dedication and love to their human companions. Understandably,...

Kabbalah: Brother in the afterlife ?
Hi Vanessa That is truly tragic! I wish you and your family strength and comfort at this time. The most important thing to bear in mind is that no human being, regardless of how educated or religious they are, is qualified to judge another person s...

Kabbalah: Seeking Revenge or ?, Kabbalah, revenge
Kabbalah, revenge, eye for eye: Hi Vanessa - what an interesting question! First of all, please put your anger aside for a few minutes while you consider my observations. I appreciate your quotation from Ex. 21:23: But if any harm follow, then thou shalt give life for life, [24] eye...

Kabbalah: Sudden death of my beloved brother, Tikkun Olam, higher consciousness
Tikkun Olam, higher consciousness, soul: Dear Kiera and family, I am delighted to know that Kabbalistic teachings and the timeless wisdom from the Book of Job have provided comfort to you during this difficult time. While I truly appreciate your kind gesture to donate to an organization of...

Kabbalah: Name Change inquiry, soul vibration, spiritual goals
soul vibration, spiritual goals, energy change: Hi Harriet To be honest, I believe that the only time a person changes their name (and even then, the correct approach is to ADD not CHANGE the name) is when they are critically ill and need a major spiritual energy change. Other than that, the spiritual...

Kabbalah: lion coming out of a ring of fire
Hi Dan Not that I am aware of. The lion is one of the four creatures depicted on the Divine throne. According to Kabbalah, the Divine fire that descended on to the altar in the Temple to consume the sacrifices was shaped like a crouching lion- perhaps that...

Kabbalah: Bnei Noach,Shabat e Avodá...
Pela Graça de D-us: Boa tarde Sr.a Karim, A sra. fez muito bem em me escrever. O arrogante afirma, o humilde questiona e reconhece que nada sabe de fato. Não judeus possuem 7 leis aplicáveis a eles: as Sete Leis dos Filhos de Noé. Existem alguns outros...

Kabbalah: kavanot
B SD Shalom Sarah, Answering your question, not in accordance to Kabbalah. It may be some chassidishe minhag, or segulah. I do not know of such reference. Anyway, one should trust simply in Hashem and avoid these distractions. A good shaddchan, truly...

Kabbalah: Kaplan vs. Scholem on Tree of Life, Aryeh Kaplan, Gershom Scholem
Aryeh Kaplan, Gershom Scholem, Tree of Life: Thank you so much for contacting me. You are quite right. The 32 sekhel and 10 sephirot in my book [and most others] are displayed in a format that is in alignment with the writings of scholar and professor Gershom Scholem. I find his interpretations to be...

Kabbalah: contato e adquirir livro
Boa tarde Adalberto, Sou o secretário do Beit Ari zal, a instituição do Rabino Avraham Chachamovits, e estou respondendo a sua mensagem. Por favor, envie seus dados, como nome completo etc., para meu e-mail abaixo a fim de que possamos tratar melhor...

Kabbalah: Retificação
Boa tarde Octavio, Sou o secretário do Beit Ari zal, a instituição do Rabino Avraham Chachamovits, e estou respondendo a sua mensagem. Por favor, envie seus dados, como nome completo etc., para meu e-mail abaixo a fim de que possamos tratar melhor de...

Kabbalah: comprar
Boa noite Emilio, Sou o secretário do Beit Ari zal, a instituição do Rabino Avraham Chachamovits, e estou respondendo a sua mensagem. Por favor, envie seus dados, como nome completo etc., para meu e-mail abaixo a fim de que possamos tratar melhor de...

Kabbalah: The Vav and the number six, vav, six
vav, six, gematria: Hi Alex, Thank you for your question about the Hebrew letter vav in Kabbalistic numerology or Gematria. The vav is the third letter in the Tetragrammaton (yod-hey-vav-hey) where it plays its most important role. According to world-renowned scholar,...

Kabbalah: abracadabra, rabbi lawrence kushner, alef beit
rabbi lawrence kushner, alef beit, gnostics and others: Hi Dan, Thank you for your question. The closest Hebrew spelling for abracadabra is: alef-beit-reish-aleph / kaf-dalet-beit-reish-alef (the Hebrew letters would not display here). However, please be aware that this word has been claimed by the Eygptians,...

Kabbalah: books!!, abraham abulafia, personal kabbalah
abraham abulafia, personal kabbalah, david a cooper: Hi Jacob, I m delighted to hear that you ve enjoyed the books that I ve recommended about Kabbalistic subjects. Here are three more books for your consideration: 1) Personal Kabbalah: 32 Paths to Inner Peace and Life Purpose - Penny Cohen ...

Kabbalah: College Interview, negative attitude, college interview
negative attitude, college interview, sacred writings: Hi Jim Background: My family was not originally observant, but became observant when I was too young to know the difference. I have been a practicing rabbi since 1996, having studied in rabbinical seminaries in South Africa, Israel and the U.S.A. 1....

Kabbalah: Email, elijah the prophet, oracle at delphi
elijah the prophet, oracle at delphi, mustard seed: Hi Jeff, Thank you for your interesting questions. You are very wise to say you, don t know anything . When The Oracle at Delphi declared Socrates to be the wisest among men, it was because he realized that other people who claimed to have wisdom -...

Kabbalah: End of days in Kabbalah???, exact references, hi matthew
exact references, hi matthew, destruction of babylon: Hi Matthew Thank you for your good wishes, happy Pesach to you too. Kabbalah has many interesting references to the End of Days . Seeing as Kabbalah is often written in enigmatic references, not all are easy to decipher- until events begin to unfold....

Kabbalah: Very early Italian Kabbalists, bibliotheque nationale paris, giulio busi
bibliotheque nationale paris, giulio busi, moshe idel: Hi Moshe I got all caught up in the diagram, and forgot about the original question : ) Take a look here http://www.kabbalaonline.org/staticpages/indexofsages.asp for a good starting point (there is the Abulafia family, Italian Kabbalists as well as...

Kabbalah: Faith, spiritual illumination, universal teachings
spiritual illumination, universal teachings, hollywood studio: Hi there, Thank you for your question. From your email, I gather that you re searching for a religion or philosophy that feels right for you. I want to encourage you to read as many books as possible about world religion and attend classes and services,...

Kabbalah: Faith, free thinker, spiritual beings
Kabbalah: Faith, free thinker, spiritual beings, human experience

Kabbalah: Ref: consciousness, potenial, local fields
Kabbalah: Ref: consciousness, potenial, local fields, time delay

Kabbalah: Jewish people, lord and savior, jewish roots
lord and savior, jewish roots, going to heaven: Hi Bob, Thank you for your question about the persecution of the Jewish people throughout history. First, let me state that my specialty is Kabbalah which is Jewish esoteric philosophy, and I m not a Rabbi or scholar who specializes in the field of...

Kabbalah: joining, rabbi david cooper, rabbi marc gafni
rabbi david cooper, rabbi marc gafni, robert waxman: Hi Molly, Thank you for your interesting question. The best way to study Kabbalah is to attend classes and read the better books on the subject. I recommend that you contact a local Jewish Temple, synogogue or Jewish Community Center and obtain a...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah, mystical kabbalah, female goddess
mystical kabbalah, female goddess, god consciousness: Hi Joshua, Thank you for your question. You ve made an interesting observation about various aspects of The One Divine Source. I will attempt to answer your questions: 1) Kabbalah is monotheistic. The most important Kabbalistic teaching, is the principle...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah, mystical kabbalah, female goddess
mystical kabbalah, female goddess, physical intimacy: Hi Joshua I think this is a perfect example of why Orthodox Jews get upset at the Kabbalah fad that s so popular nowadays. Kabbalah speaks in metaphors, and people who don t really have the knowledge to work out what it really means arrive at some very...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah anad homosexuality., path to illumination, higher consciousness
path to illumination, higher consciousness, universal wisdom: Hi Jim, Thank you for your question. First and foremost, Kabbalah teaches love, compassion and universal wisdom. Therefore, there are no judgments in Kabbalah about being gay. If you re experiencing love and truth in your life - then, you re on the...

Kabbalah: Kabbalah and the God of Abraham, god of abraham, mt horeb
god of abraham, mt horeb, hebrew bible: Hi Jackson, Thank you for your questions. I would have responded sooner, however my dog of 14 years just passed-over this week, and I ve been adjusting to losing her. You have an excellent question about the God of Abraham. If all Jews, Christians and...

Kabbalah: Where in the Kabbalah....., waxman, rab
waxman, rab, talmud: Dena, Thank you for your question. The quote you mentioned is from The Talmud (circa) 200 CE: All the blessings of a household come through the wife, therefore should her husband honour her. Rab said: Men should be careful lest they cause women...

Kabbalah: kabbalah and the kabbalah groups, kabbalah center, yehuda berg
kabbalah center, yehuda berg, universal wisdom: Hi Jacob, Thank you for your questions. I ll do my best to address your concerns. I ve had no experience with the Kabbalah organization you mentioned, however, one of my students recently forwarded this link to me: http://rickross.com/groups/kabbalah.html...

Kabbalah: kabbalah, reading the zohar, safed israel
reading the zohar, safed israel, david goodstein: Hi Christina, I ve been on vacation and just returned home today to find your question waiting. You have a good question about the Zohar. There s alot of misinformation out there about this book. Sepher Ha Zohar , means, The Book of Splendor ....

Kabbalah: Life After Death and Deities, jewish views of the afterlife, simcha paull raphael
jewish views of the afterlife, simcha paull raphael, wisdom tradition: Hi Jaye, Thank you for your three questions related to Kabbalah. Follow up: Kabbalah (spelled with a K), is known as Jewish mysticism. It is not a religion (the word religion means to bind in Latin), but rather, it s an ancient esoteric wisdom tradition...

Kabbalah: We are love, bible states, ken walker
bible states, ken walker, energy centres: Hi Ken Kabbalah understands the image of G-d as being a complex system involving 10 main energy centres, each interacting with and incorporating the other 9. Love is one of those main energy centers, but not the only one. As such, while we, created...

Kabbalah: Midrash in history, hebrew alphabet, letter values
hebrew alphabet, letter values, interpretive methods: Hi Moshe This is an interesting question, thank you. Torah employs four fundamental interpretive methods: 1. Peshat, the simple understanding of any given verse 2. Remez, seeking the allusions/codes/insinuations within Torah wording 3. Derush, homiletics...

Kabbalah: Neshama and God's tests, gemorrah, test chips
gemorrah, test chips, first principle: Hi Miriam The first principle to keep in mind is that, whatever happens, comes from G-d. Sometimes what He does for us is good, and we can tell it s good. Other times, it s a test and when we rise above it, it becomes good for us. It s very rare for...

Kabbalah: the purpose of life, religions and philosophies, cosmic purpose
religions and philosophies, cosmic purpose, god need: Hi Mark, Thank you for your question about the purpose of life. It sounds like you ve been searching for answers to many profound questions. You said that you ve looked at other religions and philosophies. This is a very smart way to find a spiritual...

Kabbalah: Ref: consciousness, ain soph, consciousness science
ain soph, consciousness science, consciousness work: Hi Sunlil, Kabbalah teaches that once the Tzim-Tzum occurs(contraction of light downward to lower worlds), there are shards (or residue) called klippot that exist in the sitra-ahra (the dark side). From this heaviness in matter come the attributes that...

Kabbalah: What does not touch it mean?, taoist teachings, great judgement
taoist teachings, great judgement, fragrant tree: Hi Julio The Tree of Life referred to in Kabbalah is a metaphoric term, representing the system of 10 Divine energies that power Creation. I m not aware of any direct connection between Kabbalah and Taoist thinking. They may share similar principles,...

Kansas City Chiefs: 1996 Chiefs Roster, rb marcus allen, tim grunhard
rb marcus allen, tim grunhard, wr joe horn: Here is the complete 53-man roster with the position next to each player s name. If you need any additional information please contact me again. QB Steve Bono QB Rich Gannon QB Steve Matthews RB Marcus Allen RB Trevor Cobb RB Greg Hill RB Todd McNair...

Kansas City Chiefs: players name, derrick walker, larry parker
derrick walker, larry parker, willie davis: In the early 90 s #84 for the Chiefs was Willie Davis. Later in the decade, #84 was Joe Horn. In the early 90 s #82 was Derrick Walker and in the 2000 s #80 was Larry Parker. In the 90 s #29 was Greg Hill for a couple of years. Before then it was Albert...

Kansas City Chiefs: Chief Cuts...who goes and who stays..., r kal truluck, defensive backfield
r kal truluck, defensive backfield, julian battle: The current story coming out of Arrowhead is that the same players will return. However, you can t trust anything anyone from any team says at this time in the year. We need to upgrade the defensive line and possibly the defensive backfield. Whether this...

Kansas City Chiefs: Chiefs vs Packers, arrowhead stadium, preseason meetings
arrowhead stadium, preseason meetings, regular season games: You know about the Superbowl game. Below are all of the regular season and preseason meetings and results Regular Season 10/14/1973 Chiefs 10 Packers 10 Tie 11/6/1977 Chiefs 20 Packers 10 11/22/1987 Chiefs 3 Packers 23 12/10/1989 Chiefs...

Kansas City Chiefs: chiefs questions, patrick surtain, az hakim
patrick surtain, az hakim, ty law: I would say there is a zero percent chance the Chiefs will sign Ty Law. He costs too much money and he is not needed. The Chiefs WILL NOT sign Ty Law. If Johnnie Morton is cut I would give a 50/50 shot of bringin in Az Hakim. He has not signed elsewhere...

Kansas City Chiefs: EMILE MICHAEL HARRY #86, career statistics, wide receiver
career statistics, wide receiver, emile: Cathi, Emile Harry played for the Chiefs from 1986-1992. He was a wide receiver. His career statistics can be found at the following link: http://www.jt-sw.com/football/pro/players.nsf/ID/06740044 Unfortunately I am unable to find a photo of him....

Kansas City Chiefs: Former players, scottish claymores, doug terry
scottish claymores, doug terry, david whitmore: Doug Terry - He was a saftey that was released by the Chiefs in the last cut in August of 96. (signed with them in 92 and played for the Scottish Claymores in 97) David Whitmore - He was also a saftey and was acquired by the Chiefs in the same trade as...

Kansas City Chiefs: John Osmand, nfl championship, superbowl
Kansas City Chiefs: John Osmand, nfl championship, superbowl, law school

Kansas City Chiefs: Kansas City Chiefs Roster, chiefs fan, stram
Kansas City Chiefs: Kansas City Chiefs Roster, chiefs fan, stram, local bar

Kansas City Chiefs: fan mail, kansas city chiefs, arrowhead drive
kansas city chiefs, arrowhead drive, dante hall: The Chiefs mailing address is: Kansas City Chiefs One Arrowhead Drive Kansas City, MO 64129 816.920.9300 You can also find more information on Dante Hall and submit questions online from his official website: http://www.xfactor82.com/home.as...

Kansas City Chiefs: Gary Stills, marvcus patton, glenn cadrez
marvcus patton, glenn cadrez, donnie edwards: Gary Stills had a good season in NFL Europe and improved since last year, but unless one of the veterans (Lew Bush, Glenn Cadrez, Donnie Edwards, Marvcus Patton) is injured Stills will probably see most of his time on the bench and special teams. He is still...

Kansas City Chiefs: Gilbert Brown, kansas city chiefs, ryan sims
kansas city chiefs, ryan sims, gilbert brown: I am unsure whether or not the Chiefs will sign Gilbert Brown. The Chiefs usually don t add players midway through the season. I think it depends whether they think Ryan Sims can return, when he can return, and how much of an impact he ll be able to make....

Kansas City Chiefs: Herm Edwards / KC, herm edwards, defensive backs coach
herm edwards, defensive backs coach, assistant head coach: Hopefully Herm Edwards doesn t change much with the offense. Don t fix what ain t broke, right? In New York they ran the west coast offense, but that s what fits Chad Pennington. They should keep the same offense in KC since all of the players are familiar...

Kansas City Chiefs: John Giliam, kansas city chiefs, john gilliam
kansas city chiefs, john gilliam, dallas texans: John Gilliam played for the Dallas Texans (who later became the Kansas City Chiefs) from 1961-1962. When the Texans became the Chiefs he played for Kansas City from 1963-1967. His career statistics can be viewed at the following address: http://www.jt-sw.com/football/pro/players.nsf/d38b711701bec86985256bbc0008ce5e/42ffd98e746aeaa885256c35007511be?OpenDocument...

Kansas City Chiefs: John Osmand, john osmond, philadelphia eagles
john osmond, philadelphia eagles, osmand: John Osmond was drafted out of Tulsa in 1966 by the Philadelphia Eagles pick #4 in round 10, overall pick #144. Other than this I am unable to find any information of him making the team and playing in the regular season for the Eagles or the Chiefs...

Kansas City Chiefs: Kansas City Chiefs Roster, kansas city chiefs, pulling my leg
kansas city chiefs, pulling my leg, allens: I could not find a Jerry Allen who played for the Kansas City Chiefs. There was a Jerry Allen who played RB in the 1960s, but not for the Chiefs and not from Alabama State. You can use this link to see all of the Allens who have played in the NFL, but...

Kansas City Chiefs: Kansas City Chiefs, kansas city chiefs, usfl
kansas city chiefs, usfl, practice squad: I am not familiar with the name. I checked back with the 1990-1992 rosters and there isn t a Willie Harold Garrett listed. To be listed on the roster a player must have played at least one game for the team during the season. It is possible that he was...

Kansas City Chiefs: KC Chief DB - 1969, superbowl victory, dry cleaning business
superbowl victory, dry cleaning business, jim kearney: Here is the roster from the superbowl team: http://www.jt-sw.com/football/pro/rosters.nsf/Annual/1969-kc The DBs on the roster were: Caesar Belser Jim Kearney Jim Marsalis Willie Mitchell Johnny Robinson Goldie Sellers Emmitt Thomas Hope this...

Kansas City Chiefs: KC Chiefs #20, kc chiefs, 11 years
kc chiefs, 11 years, afc: This is most likely Deron Cherry. He was a great safety for the Chiefs. Deron played for the Chiefs from 1981 to 1991. He made six Pro Bowls in his 11 years with the Chiefs and intercepted 50 passes. He was a 5 time All-Pro in 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986,...

Kansas City Chiefs: Kc 2003 season, qb rating, 1972 dolphins
qb rating, 1972 dolphins, trent green: Well, only one team has ever gone the entire season undefeated, and that was the 1972 Dolphins. The Chiefs are playing excellent this year, but on any given Sunday an upset can occur. However, things do look good for the Chiefs. They don t play another...

Kansas City Chiefs: kc chiefs, jared allen, derrick johnson
jared allen, derrick johnson, kc chiefs: I think you re right on about defensive tackle. We need to get some guys who can stuff the run and get some pressure on the QB from the inside. I think we also need to focus on defensive end and get Jared Allen some help on the outside. I think we re ok...

Kansas City Chiefs: Larry Johnson vs Ronnie Brown, lamont jordan, ricky williams
lamont jordan, ricky williams, goalline: If it is a touchdown only league, then you might consider that. While Priest Holmes should get all of the goalline carries, Larry Johnson has a nack for breaking long TD runs. It s not certain that Miami will be scoring very much, but if they do get near...

Kansas City Chiefs: My memory, christian okoye, nick lowry
christian okoye, nick lowry, place kicker: I believe the kicker you re thinking of is Nick Lowry. Christian Okoye retired from the NFL and now has his own Fitness and Nutrition company and does motivational speaking. You can check it all out at www.okoye.com. If you need anything else, just...

Kansas City Chiefs: Preist Holmes/Larry Johnson, preist holmes, fantasy football pick
preist holmes, fantasy football pick, larry johnson: To answer your question I ll start by saying that Priest Holmes health is no more of a concern than for any other player. He is healthy now and any player can suffer an injury at any time. Larry Johnson will receive carries this season. Priest Holmes will...

Kansas City Chiefs: players, leroy thompson, bennie thompson
leroy thompson, bennie thompson, runningback: There were a few players on the Chiefs in the 90s with the last name Thompson. However, I don t believe they wore the #67. The players were: Bennie Thompson - safety - played for the chiefs 1992-1993 Ernie Thompson - running back - played for the chiefs...

Kansas City Chiefs: priest holmes, priest holmes, injured reserve
priest holmes, injured reserve, pup list: Priest Holmes is on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list and cannot be activated until week 6. Once that time comes he will need to be activated to the 53-man roster, put on injured reserve (IR) or released. Barring any injuries, I would expect Priest...

Kansas City Royals: '85 World Series, world series game, instant replay
world series game, instant replay, denkinger: I believe that an occasional missed call is part of the game, and do not favor slowing down the game for instant replays. As for the specific example cited above, many teams put a runner on first with nobody out and do not score. The call on Orta s infield...

Kansas City Royals: baseball rules, baseball rules, brocato
baseball rules, brocato, scorecard: Kenny, Unfortunately, it counts as an at-bat and the player is 0-for-1. The one exception is if the batter is awarded first on catcher s interference. In that case, the catcher is charged with an error and no at-bat is credited to the hitter. John...

Kansas City Royals: Getting back in the Game, angel berroa, juan brito
angel berroa, juan brito, day trades: First of all, I believe that trading Hernandez would be a mistake. Closers are often tough to find, and the Royals struggled at that position for several years. The players I would try to trade are Tucker (who didn t do much for me his first time in KC),...

Kansas City Royals: Greeting/Prospects, zach greinke, texas league playoffs
zach greinke, texas league playoffs, alex gordon: Michael, Greinke may or may not pitch in KC this year. From what I understand, the Royals would like him to pitch in the pressure of the Texas League playoffs. He may or may not get a September callup. Since the Royals are taking a more cautious approach...

Kansas City Royals: Player pranks, shaving cream pie, post game interview
shaving cream pie, post game interview, major league baseball players: Jon, Probably the best prankster was Bret Saberhagen during the 1980s. Not living in the Kansas City area, I don t get to see Royals interviewed often, so I cannot answer the shaving cream pie question. You may be reading that Tony Muser is trying to...

Kansas City Royals: Top prospects, alex gordon, adam gordon
alex gordon, adam gordon, billy butler: The player is Alex Gordon. He is currently hitting .364 at AA Wichita. There are a lot of fans who would like to see him up now, but if possible the Royals would like him to spend a year in the minors. He might be a September callup. Butler is hitting...

Karaoke: christmas songs in a round, christmas rounds, christmas songs
christmas rounds, christmas songs, music shop: Hello, Carissa. As far as two part rounds, I couldn t find anything. Even generalizing to christmas rounds, most were SSA (Soprano Soprano Alto). I think if you go to a local music shop there may be individual pieces of music that can help. I hope you...

Karaoke: Karaoke, problems areas, cool one
problems areas, cool one, stage fright: Hello, Kalista! Stage fright is a VERY common occurrence, whether it s singing in front of people, or giving a very important business meeting. To be honest, even I get it from time to time and I have been the DJ! I m supposed to be the cool one! I think...

Karaoke: Karaoke systems, karaoke sessions, home karaoke
karaoke sessions, home karaoke, karaoke systems: Hi Brian! Sorry for the delay, I ve been trying to get some better research for your question. As far as I can tell, Hoster is a great program to run your karaoke sessions on. It also helps start a book of songs and indexes them for you. Emerson mics...

Karaoke: HOW TO EDIT KARAOKE MIDI DVD, karaoke programs, karaoke midi
karaoke programs, karaoke midi, karaoke player: There are tons of different karaoke programs, but I recommend using Hoster which I believe uses .cdg as well as .kma files. However if I m not mistaken, Hoster can allow you to convert these songs to the correct format for playing. You will also need a CD/DVD...

Karaoke: upgrade options, peavey cs800, behringer eurorack
peavey cs800, behringer eurorack, wireless mics: Hi George! Your feeling is VERY mutual, my friend. Every time I see a fellow Karaoke DJ carrying cases of CDs I can t help but feel bad. But there IS a way! There is (was) a program that we used for a while called Hoster. You will not be able to use...

Karaoke: Yawning, karaoke bar, nervous reaction
karaoke bar, nervous reaction, water room: Hi Desirai! Sorry about the late response. My Hotmail account apparently doesn t work anymore, so I need to change it out so I know when I receive questions. Yawning is kind of a good thing (except during songs). It provides your body with oxygen to make...

Karaoke: Karaoke Competition, karaoke competition, luck frank
karaoke competition, luck frank, voice class: HI Janita! First off, congrats on making the jump to perform in public. Getting up there is one thing but to do it without the nerves kicking in is something even I have yet to accomplish! When you re on stage, SMILE. Secondly, almost pretend it s JUST...

Karaoke: self taught for band live performance, key signatures, karaoke songs
key signatures, karaoke songs, time signatures: Good morning, Sunny! Karaoke is a fun way to sing some songs and have fun. To me, it isn t really a substitute for vocal training. The reason I say this is because vocal training (while costly) is less educational than lessons. Vocal training also costs...

Karaoke: top rock songs..., black velvet alannah myles, wall pink floyd
black velvet alannah myles, wall pink floyd, old time rock n roll: Hmm here are some I ve compiled just on how much I hear them throughout the week. 1. Don t stop believing - Journey 2. Sex on fire - Kings of Leon 3. Sweet Child of Mine - GNR 4. You Really got Me - Vah Halen 5. Old Time Rock n Roll - Bob Seger...

Karaoke: Want sing and record at home, karaoke software, karaoke songs
karaoke software, karaoke songs, windows media player: Hi Penny! (I bet you hear Penny for your thoughts type jokes all the time with your name, right? Haha only kidding) But to answer your question, it s definitely doable. You didn t mention what you use to play your songs on your computer, but I do believe...

Karate: leg strength, lower abdomen, legged stance
lower abdomen, legged stance, many different ways: Robert~ Thank you for your question. I noticed that you began your question with a reference to leg strength and ended with a reference to control. I will attempt to address both issues. Also, you did not specify what style of karate you practice,...

Karate: ma, uechi ryu karate, karate kempo
uechi ryu karate, karate kempo, hayakawa: Paul I kind of like Aikido, but for self defense, Ryu Te or Tenshinichiryu, a Japanese ma, is better. I don t know a lot about uechi-ryu, and eclectic karate is usually all about something someone made up from several arts they couldn t stick with long enough...

Karate: ma, uechi ryu karate, martial art school
uechi ryu karate, martial art school, karate kempo: Dear Paul, Please forgive the tardiness of the answer but due to site problems over which I had no control I could not access the All Experts page to answer the question. Your question is an excellent question and I wanted to answer it although I will...

Karate: Ryu te and acrobatic kicks, seiyu oyata, tae kwon
seiyu oyata, tae kwon, high kicking: Michael san, I understand how much fun it is, to do the high kicks. It s not necessary to restrict your training, it is just not taught in RyuTe. Sometimes I forget to add the little things, sorry. :-) Personally, I used to love to do the Chinese splits,...

Karate: tang soo do, leg stretcher, light weights
leg stretcher, light weights, weight bench: Hi Jay It s good to hear that you have started martial arts classes. I started when i was 14 and that was almost 30 year ago. From your question it appears that you have everything you could possibly need for additional training. Can t really suggest...

Karate: 3 year contract, kenshikai karate, uk karate
kenshikai karate, uk karate, karate school: Hi Carmen, I m sorry to hear what you are going through. With the greatest of respect I would need a little more information regarding what you mean by improper advances . I also have very little experience of contractual Karate in the USA. The only...

Karate: How to find the right teacher for karate in Japan?, martial arts study in Japan
martial arts study in Japan: Stoja san I think you have the right idea, about seeking to study the philosophy as well as the physical techniques in martial arts, especially in Japan. It is more about understanding yourself than what a lot of the Western practitioners view karate to be...

Karate: kata, kata names, kata competition
kata names, kata competition, names thanks: If you are a 4th kyu or higher (i.e. you have learned Heian Godan) then it could be any. If you are a 5th kyu, anything up to Heian Yondan. 6th kyu, anything up to Heian Sandan, etc etc. So you won t be asked to do a kata you have not been taught provided...

Karate: Fitness advise, hand eye coordination, light weights
hand eye coordination, light weights, sword work: Hi Christopher Thank you very much for the positive feedback. You do a great deal of training. Sword work is not my speciality although I do practice with the Bo and Sai. I juggle to develop my hand eye co-ordination. I m not perfect but I have...

Karate: karate, karate class, karate training
karate class, karate training, ganci: It sounds as though your friend may be risking injury through further training. Only a doctor could advise him properly, but most doctors would need to be made aware of the specific training activities of the style he studies. There are low impact martial...

Karate: karate, physical anomalies, flexibility exercises
physical anomalies, flexibility exercises, karate class: Hello Kevin, Yes it sounds like the class he has been involved in may stress contact more than some. Possibly it is a Korean style which would tend to be much more physical and strength-oriented than older systems from Okinawa might be. Most instructors...

Karate: karate, karate class, calcium tablets
karate class, calcium tablets, chest guard: Hi Kevin Sorry to hear about your friend. It could be too high impact for him as you say, however all the stretching should be beneficial. Again if he has weak bones this will cause a problem as you mention he had broken his ribs. Has your friend...

Karate: karate, karate class, fragile bones
karate class, fragile bones, sport medicine: Kevin san, It sounds like he might benefit more from starting back with Tai Chi or some other softer approach to martial arts training, instead of going to karate right away. you might advise him to think on it, with the health problems and fused vertebrae....

Karate: your perspective concerning disabled practitioners, old fellow, physical motion
old fellow, physical motion, foot work: Good morning! Much as I hate to admit it, I m no longer a spring chicken and I m no where near as flexible as I once was. So I guess I qualify as older though my son teases it s just old. Your question prompts a memory of a student of many years ago....

Karate: points, joining the us army, dangerous assignment
joining the us army, dangerous assignment, support and guidance: Brad~ Congratulations on entering military service. It is an honorable calling that few can understand. As for your question, I don t know of any pressure points to alleviate the symptoms you are describing. It is not unusual for some folks to experience...

Karate: what style, hayakawa, martial art
hayakawa, martial art, 23 years: Christopher san, If you are just beginning, think of what you are wanting from the training. If you want to stay fit, and be healthy, martial arts are great for that. Any martial art, really. The sports kind are fun, they give you a chance to compete for...

Karate: Yantsu kata, block punches, mas oyama
block punches, mas oyama, defence applications: Dear Dave, Yantsu is not a kata that I know, or know of. If my brief research is correct this is a Kyokushinkai kata and if memory is correct this is from Mas Oyama s work. Over the years I met a number of Oyama s students but I can t pretend to understand...

Karate: Yantsu kata, groin kick, independent club
groin kick, independent club, ansan: Hi Dave, I think I remember you OK. You are absolutely right I do not know the Kata in question and I do find it difficult to visualize written movement. I think the trick to Kata is don t believe all you do is different. Many moves are taken out of context...

Karate: Yantsu kata, kai karate, karate practitioner
kai karate, karate practitioner, japanese karate: Hi Dave, The area I offer expertise in is Classical Japanese Karate The four classical styles are Shotokan, GoJu-Ryu, Shito-Ryu and Wado-Ryu. Although you do not identify your style, I m assuming you are studying Kyokushin-Kai Karate-Do (a great and...

Karate: Yantsu, shuto, inner arm
shuto, inner arm, ganci: Dave, This may be hard to explain in words. 1.The palm to front/right hand hiki te (The first right hand lunge punch is actually preceded by a sweep move with the left hand, opening the defense with haito to the oppnents inner arm)Then, after the lunge punch...

Karate: Origin of form Shem pa
Karate: Origin of form Shem pa

Karate: Karate Beginner, karate schools, jogging pants
karate schools, jogging pants, exersize: You are never too old to start karate. Karate can offer many benefits, with the most important being confidence. Karate also helps build character, discipline, and is great for building endurance. I would never advise you to learn karate simply for the...

Karate: Origin of form Shem pa, moo duk kwon, tae kyon
moo duk kwon, tae kyon, tang soo do: David~ Thank you for your question. Sorry I didn t get back to you sooner. I don t have a lot of personal experience with tang soo do, although a good friend of mine studied the Korean arts in the mid- to late 70s. What I do know is tang soo do is...

Karate: My 1st fight in Kyokushin, ganci, kyokushin
ganci, kyokushin, opponent: Dear Eddie, Work from your strongest techniques - the ones you fee most successful with, Build the use of your weaker techniques as you gain experience. Try to cvontrol the distance in the fight, negating your opponent by being too far or too close for...

Karate: Brick Breaking, thin cloth, indrajit
thin cloth, indrajit, hayakawa: Indrajit san I apologize for the delay in my reply, I ve been in hospital for a couple of weeks and could not access computers there. Bake the bricks for a few hours, it makes them much more brittle, and they are easy to break that way. Also, use spacers...

Karate: Brick Breaking, iron palm, bricks
Karate: Brick Breaking, iron palm, bricks, brick

Karate: question about ryu te curriculum, atemi waza, needless harm
atemi waza, needless harm, guinea pig: Dennis san, I think some of the instructors in Ryu Te are advanced enough to teach some atemi waza, pressure point strikes for warning purposes, but I d be very clear that no knock out techniques or other stronger strikes would be okay, to the instructor...

Karate: View on martial artist/obstacles, pottery style, new hartford
pottery style, new hartford, taste buds: Dear Jonathan, My apology for not answering you sooner, but I have been traveling. The tradition of Karate, and its students, if followed in earnest are one and the same thing. So if perfection exists in either, then it must exist in both. Let me pass...

Karate: Karate-do, master gichin funakoshi, mainland japan
master gichin funakoshi, mainland japan, california wildfires: Please let me apologize for the delay in responding to your fine question. I recently moved from San Diego to Colorado after losing my home and everything we own in the California wildfires Oct 2007. I have not had Internet service to advise All Experts...

Karate: spinning kick, karate instructor, proper mechanics
karate instructor, proper mechanics, speed endurance: Well Jerry, first of all let me say that I do not recommend spinning kicks as an act of self defense, especially as a first move. Spinning kicks are flashy and pretty, but very difficult to pull off. Also, there are many types of spin kicks, and you ideally...

Karate: How many, wado ryu karate, shorinji ryu
wado ryu karate, shorinji ryu, kushin ryu: Hello, Josh, As reference material, I m looking on pages 91, through 99 Takao Nakaya s Karate-Do History and Philosophy 1986. JSS Publishing. Nakaya lists Major and Minor styles for both Japanese and Okinawan systems. He goes on: It s important...

Karate: Different Styles, shito ryu, postilion
shito ryu, postilion, ju jutsu: Sorry I have taken a couple days to answer but I have been out of town. The main differences between Wado-Ryu and Shito-Ryu is that Wado is a combination of karate and ju-jutsu and shito-ryu has more katas (forms), including weapon forms, than wado. ...

Karate: 2 questions, goju ryu, okinawa karate
goju ryu, okinawa karate, fist time: Dear Asaad, I was attempting to write a longer more in depth follow up and hit the wrong key so I don t know what if any of my text survived my mistake. I ll start over. Over that past few days I ve been recovering from dental surgery. I should have taken...

Karate: 2 questions, shotokan karate, kyu
Karate: 2 questions, shotokan karate, kyu, kumite

Karate: temporarily paralyze, pressure points
Karate: temporarily paralyze, pressure points

Karate: okinawa kata, Kusanku kata, video versions
Kusanku kata, video versions: Patrick san, I m familiar with Kusanku, but not so much with YouTube. Try a google search, maybe? It s a very advanced and difficult kata, for younger practitioners, and I do know Oyata Sensei has a tape to teach it, in his instructional videos. His explanation...

Karate: temporarily paralyze, self defense situation, sport karate
self defense situation, sport karate, stun gun: Yes, and No.... You can stun someone by something as simple as an eye poke....the key thing to remember is the definition of stun . You have probably seen the Dim Mak demonstrations, which may be the reason you ask this question. However, Dim Mak works...

Karate: okinawa kata, Kosokun, Kusanku
Kosokun, Kusanku, Kushanku: Hello Again Pattrick, Kusanku Sho or Kosokun Sho is the kata with the beginning that you described. It is a derivative of the original kata taught to Sakugawa by Kusanku himself. Itosu learned that one from Kusanku and I believe he developed the Kusanku...

Karate: Ten shin ichi ryu, TSIR, Shintaku
TSIR, Shintaku, Iaido: Andrew san, I haven t been to the web site lately, but I believe the e mail information is there, and if not, I can provide it here. It s provided with a click on the contact us header, or you can write to them at TSIR Office/Doshu Shintaku P.O. Box 17...

Karate: Tensho kata, sanchin dachi, tensho kata
sanchin dachi, tensho kata, meditation in motion: Dear Peter, Like all old school forms, Tensho has many fighting applications. The Tensho (like rolling one s hand around a ball) block and cover combination, in the variants that appear in the kata, and the conversion of those series to various shotei...

Karate: Tournaments, white belts, tournament participation
white belts, tournament participation, governing bodies: well, most tournaments are sanctioned by an organizational body such as NBL, NASKA, etc... so most competitors are tracked. However, if you wanted to, I guess you could THEORETICALLY enter as a white belt with no formal training but you could not put self...

Karate: Karate Question, karate instructors, workout program
karate instructors, workout program, shape thanks: As a general rule, yes. But just like any other weight loss or workout program, it will only work if you are dedicated and do exercises at home as well as at the dojo. Also, you still want to go on a dietary program. Most Karate instructors can give you...

Karate: how to?, japanese karate, art of war
japanese karate, art of war, actuality: Hi or Konnichiwa this is hello in Japanese. Karate is not really a form of fighting as you see to be, It is not a self-defense even thu it is used for self-defense. In actuality it is the art of war. This is why the training is so hard and you follow...

Karate: how to?, karate techniques, question master
karate techniques, question master, legs and feet: This is a super question! I am sorry for the delay responding as my home burned down in the Southern California wildfires 8 months ago and it has been hit and miss when I can get to a computer and online. If it hurts don t do it! We all have different body...

Karate: Chi control in Utah, spelling, yellow pages
spelling, yellow pages: chi is the chinese spelling, ki is the japanese. just look in the yellow pages in your town, and speak to instructors in your area. ask questions about the history of their art. if they seem hesitant or vague about its history, then move on. it doesn t have...

Karate: Defense Against Kicks, full contact karate, peter dear
full contact karate, peter dear, kick to the head: Dear Peter, Enshin is a derivative style of Kyokushin, formed by Ninomiya when he broke away. The defense against high kicks is simple- 1. Keep your hands up, defensively 2. Use good head movement so as not to present a fixed target 3. Control the...

Karate: contract, martial art school, karate school
martial art school, karate school, terms of contract: Dear Dawn, Before I can answer this question would you kindly e-mail to me the following information? 1. State where contract was entered into 2. Terms of contract including start date, end date, amount of money to paid. 3. Where exactly was the contract...

Karate: Kyokushin, full contact, knock out
Karate: Kyokushin, full contact, knock out, karate

Karate: Important, mohammed ali, talented fighter
mohammed ali, talented fighter, lethal blow: Dear? You are asking two questions. Firstly, is Kyo the most powerful and Secondly, about full contact. I presume by most powerful you mean is the style dominant in a combat situation. Or perhaps you might mean would a punch from a kyo practioner...

Karate: Kyokushin, bad teachers, kaikan
bad teachers, kaikan, personal thing: Dear? Your question reminds me of the line in just about every Kung-Fu movie ever made MY Kung fu better than YOUR KUNG FU!! And then the fight starts. I m reminded of the old saying that there are no bad students, only bad teachers. In my 40...

Karate: Kyokushin, full contact karate, adequate force
full contact karate, adequate force, deadly art: Unfortunately you hear incorrectly. There is no such thing as full contact Karate. You may practice full contact at an untrained level to non vital area s of the body but that s about it. A skilled practitioner hitting a vulnerable area with sufficient...

Karate: Kyokushin, karate competitions, sport karate
karate competitions, sport karate, killing art: Please don t box me into a corner. You don t need me to answer questions you already know the answers to. Sport Karate is termed non contact Kick boxing with pads etc is termed semi contact Full contact competition (as with Non %26 Semi)has rules to prevent...

Karate: kyokushin, okinawa karate, power increases
okinawa karate, power increases, stupid game: Dear Abdul, Kung Fu, more properly known as WuShu, does not traditionally have full contact. Full contact is where each partner hits with full power and full speed. Certain areas are exempt from this, such as the round of the face, temples, groin and such....

Karate: Martial Arts, ninja turtles, traditional atmosphere
ninja turtles, traditional atmosphere, informative charts: Hi James Ninjutsu is a versitile art with many empty hand and weapons techniques. When looking for a school, be mindful of the fact that there are only a handful of qualified instructors who are teaching authentic ninjutsu. Which state do you live...

Karate: Technique you used to make me collapse, nerve branches, lds church
nerve branches, lds church, missionary: Dear Benjamin It is so very nice that you remembered me. I hope all is well with you. Please contact me privately and we could catch up. BTW If I remember the technique, it was a combination wrist lock and pressure on the supraclavicular nerve branches...

Karate: i want to win, body memory, ganci
body memory, ganci, good fight: Mehdi, You ask a difficult question, but, it is a question that is best answered by time and more experience. First, stop thinking about winning and losing, just do, as myteacher would say, Make a good fight. Second, put into your mind the idea, that...

Karate: DVT in calf muscle due to trauma caused by hard impact round house kick, Thrombosis, DVT
Thrombosis, DVT, leg strike: Hello Philip, DVT is a serious condition. From what I can glean there is generally a 3% probability that such a blood clot will break loose and create life threatening problems. The worry is that the clot, or fragments of it, drift upward to the lungs...

Karate: help, japan champion, club bouncer
japan champion, club bouncer, practicioner: Dear Mehdi, What you ask is not possible. There is no style that will give its practicioner a complete control over anything. The only advice I can give you is to padd on the words of Shigeru Oyama, three time all Japan Champion and veteran of many altercations...

Karate: Shin Kage Ryu, kage ryu, karate kata
kage ryu, karate kata, battojutsu: Rob~ Thanks for taking the time to read my replies and your interest in Shinkage Ryu. Sorry for the late reply. I ve had my youngest come down with the flu this weekend. Bummer. In answer to your question, I do not actively teach the Shinkage Ryu curriculum....

Karate: translation of kata name, ryu karate, shito ryu
ryu karate, shito ryu, black tiger: Paola~ Thank you for your question. The two kata that you are asking about belong to Okinawa Ryuei-Ryu karate. Although they are generally considered unique to that school, I understand that there are a few branches of Shito-Ryu that have kata by similar...

Karate: shorin ryu, book of five rings, personal belief
Karate: shorin ryu, book of five rings, personal belief, physical fitness