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Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Children's Hour, barrows, marjorie
Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Children's Hour, barrows, marjorie, vol 1

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, printing error, error on page
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, printing error, error on page, order of the phoenix

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter Book, first edition books, rare book dealers
first edition books, rare book dealers, harry potter and the order of the phoenix: Dear Terence - Your question is way outside of my own area of expertise. I review books but know nothing about collecting or the value of first editions. However, I found some websites that might help you to find some answers: http://www.ehow.com/how_2162128_hundreds-dollars-just-few-dollars.html...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, harry potter books, first four books
harry potter books, first four books, harry potters: I m sorry! I just clicked the send a thank-you note button in the portion of the AllExperts site for experts, which was obviously a totally inappropriate response to your question. This should be the second e-mail that you receive from me on this subject;...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, harry potter books, harry potter and the order of the phoenix
harry potter books, harry potter and the order of the phoenix, abebooks: Hi there Thanks for your question. There seems to be a bit of a run lately on Harry Potter questions! I notice that you have asked one of my colleague this question and received a pretty comprehensive answer. I can really add very little to this save...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, first edition books, rare book dealers
first edition books, rare book dealers, harry potter and the order of the phoenix: Dear Somer - Your question is way outside of my own area of expertise. I review books but know nothing about collecting or the value of first editions. However, I found some websites that might help you to find some answers: http://www.ehow.com/how_2162128_hundreds-dollars-just-few-dollars.html...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: harry potter deluxe editions 1/1, harry potter books, amazon co uk
harry potter books, amazon co uk, philosophers stone: Hi there It is always easier to answer book valuation questions if you are able to give the ISBN numbers. I am assuming that the ISBN number of the Prisoner of Azkaban is 0747545111. If this is the case then, I am afraid that it is unlikely that you...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Indentification of a book, wayside school gets a little stranger, sideways stories from wayside school
wayside school gets a little stranger, sideways stories from wayside school, strange school: Oh that is a wonderful book! It is called _Sideways Stories from Wayside School_ by Louis Sachar. It and its sequels, _Wayside School Is Falling Down_ and _Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger_ are really wonderful. Thank you for reminding me of them!...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: native american book, librarything com, e bay
librarything com, e bay, alibris: Dear April - I d like to help you find the book you remember, but I would need additional information in order to even attempt a search - at least a word or two from the title, part of the author s name, or details of the plot. Unfortunately, I don t...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Shivers series, ebay co uk, goat boy
ebay co uk, goat boy, apple orchard: Hi there There appear to be 36 books in the Shivers series and, as they were published between 1996 and 1998, it may be a question of buying them either severally or singly off Amazon or ebay. Here is the list of books below:- THE ENCHANTED ATTIC...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: self publishing & paying an illustrator, book writers, self publishing
book writers, self publishing, subscription fee: Hi, Nicole - Unfortunately, your question is well outside of my own areas of expertise. You might try these resources: www.writersmarket.com (requires a subscription fee but includes lots of great information on selling your work, including a detailed...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: antique book value, nathaniel hawthorne, antique book
nathaniel hawthorne, antique book, valuer: Hi there I am afraid that as Nathaniel Hawthorne is an American author, this question is outside my area of expertise. A local second hand book dealer may be able to provide you with details of a valuer who can assist you. Kind regards Nick...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's Books, children's, book
children's, book, barapapas: Dear Frank - That book isn t familiar to me, but someone else posted a similar question awhile back. Here s a response that someone else provided... The blob things you posted about (text excerpted below) are the Barbapapas. This was something I looked...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book, nchez, face powder
nchez, face powder, folk tale: I think you re looking for Perez and Martina: A Portorican Folk Tale by Pura Belpré, illustrated by Carlos Sánchez (1932, reprinted in 1960). Here is a description culled from this page: Martina is a beautiful, hard-working cockroach who...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: looking for a book I read as a kid, betty ren wright, sindhu
Juvenile & Children`s Books: looking for a book I read as a kid, betty ren wright, sindhu, nancy

Juvenile & Children`s Books: teen girl book 1940's or 50's, san joaquin valley, blue willow
Juvenile & Children`s Books: teen girl book 1940's or 50's, san joaquin valley, blue willow, valley girl

Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Giver, homework question, lois lowery
homework question, lois lowery, book the giver: It s interesting to me that you refer to the fact that it has little or no educational purpose. Do you believe this to be a fact? I know that it is assigned as reading in a lot of schools, including public schools in some states, which suggests to me that...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: HELP FINDING A BOOK OF MY CHILDHOOD, children's book series, nonfiction
children's book series, nonfiction, mouse: Dear Heather - I wasn t familiar with the books you described, so I tried a few different searches online using keywords, but, unfortunately, it s almost impossible to find a book without at least part of the author or title, especially older books that...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: looking for a book I read as a kid, librarything com, e bay
librarything com, e bay, alibris: Dear Nancy - I wasn t familiar with the book you described, so I tried a few different searches online using keywords, but, unfortunately, it s almost impossible to find a book without at least part of the author or title, especially an older book that...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Mother Daughter Book Group Recommendation, second-grade, books
second-grade, books, recommendations: Dear Carla - That sounds like a great idea! Our family loves to read, and it s so much fun to read books together and talk about them. You don t mention your daughters reading levels, so I ll suggest a range of books for that age group. I ll mark those...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Nancy Drew Books, nancy drew, books
nancy drew, books, series: Dear Caroline - There really isn t a simple answer to your question because the series has continued in various forms since it started in 1930. There were 56 books in the original series, published from 1930 - 1979. Then Simon & Schuster acquired the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Publishing?, professional illustrator, childrens writers
professional illustrator, childrens writers, book proposal: Dear Denise - Your first step is to write the book. It sounds from your note as if it s still just a concept. In order to find a publisher for a children s book, you ll need a complete book, well-written and professional, to include in your book proposal....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: teen girl book 1940's or 50's, jean nielsen, mom and dad
jean nielsen, mom and dad, luckiest girl: Hi Paula I ve got two more titles for you: The Golden Dream by Jean Nielsen (may be set in the 1950s) and The Luckiest Girl by Beverley Cleary Good luck with your search! K...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: BEAR BOOK SERIES FROM THE SEVENTIES, alison sage, amazon co uk
alison sage, amazon co uk, mid seventies: Hi there I seem to recall answering this question some months ago but it appears as though you didn t receive my response. Many apologies. The books you are referring to are the Teddy Bears series by Susanna Gretz and Alison Sage. They inspired the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book tital, anne rockwell, joan drescher
anne rockwell, joan drescher, parents magazine: Hi Jenny Possiblilities include: The awful mess / Anne Rockwell (1973) Parents magazine press Though his family only sees an awful mess, Olly knows his room contains a cave with wild animals, a traffic jam, and a tunnel to crawl through. and The Marvelous...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book tital, vacuum cleaner, vacume
vacuum cleaner, vacume, american title: I m really sorry but this book does not ring any bells with me. I have tried searching for it under vacuum cleaner and cleaning up but with no joy. If it is an American title, it might be worth asking one of my colleagues. Kind regards Nick...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's Book, april rabbits, librarything com
april rabbits, librarything com, e bay: Dear Amber - I wasn t familiar with the book you described, so I tried some searches for the word April and some of the text you quoted. I only found one book that might be the one your friend remembers. You didn t mention anything about rabbits - which...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book about forests, book, 1990
book, 1990, treemaker: Dear Joni - I spent some time searching for the book you remember, but it s almost impossible to find a book (particularly an older one) without at least part of the author or title. I tried some keyword searches for treemaker, forest, and trees. Here...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: cat book, ursula moray williams, white paws
ursula moray williams, white paws, cat book: Hi there Do you mean Gobbolino The Witch s Cat by Ursula Moray Williams? Gobbolino is a little black kitten with one white paw, and sparkling blue eyes who was born to be a witch s cat with his pure black twin sister, Sootica. I believe it was first...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book, tree house club, little rascals
tree house club, little rascals, character names: Hi there Sorry it s taken me a few days to get back to you but I was away this weekend. The only English books I can think of relating to your query are the Secret Seven which were written some time before 1970 s/1980 s. I am not an expert on American...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: dont have much on the book but here it goes, giant otters, perelandra
giant otters, perelandra, silent planet: Hi Edwin Could be a garbled memory of the first 2 books of CS Lewis Ransom trilogy, except that Ransom s an adult rather than a boy. The first book, Out of the Silent Planet has him meet an unpleasant pair of researchers, Weston and Devine who kidnap...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Jim Smith, Frog Band books, junk shop, victoria embankment
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Jim Smith, Frog Band books, junk shop, victoria embankment, salisbury wiltshire

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Older Children's Book, p d eastman, dr seuss
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Older Children's Book, p d eastman, dr seuss

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Im trying to find a childrens book, gypsy caravan, band of gypsies
gypsy caravan, band of gypsies, old fashion: Hi there Unfortunately, I am unable to identify this book on the information given. Is it American? If so, you may wish to ask this question of one of my colleagues as my speciality is really English children s books. That said, if you can remember...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Jim Smith, Frog Band books, frog band and the onion seller, hachette book group usa
frog band and the onion seller, hachette book group usa, hachette book group: Hi there Sorry it s taken me a while to get back to you but I have been away. This author and these books are unfamiliar to me as they are American. However, it does appear as if Little Brown and Co is now part of Hachette Book Group USA and they may...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Lost Books??, librarything com, mystery type
librarything com, mystery type, e bay: Dear Dara - I wasn t familiar with the books you ve described, so I spent some time searching. I tried keyword searches on Connor, beach, house, etc. but didn t find anything that sounds like what you described. I found a couple of series from that time...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Mystery series for youth, malcolm saville, mystery series
malcolm saville, mystery series, london area: Hi there The best I can do is to list some of the mystery series books available around that time to see if any of them ring any bells with you. The Barney Series (or R Series) - Enid Blyton (Rubadub Mystery, Rilloby Fair Mystery etc) Secret Seven...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Older Children's Book, houses on stilts, mary ann hoberman
houses on stilts, mary ann hoberman, animal houses: Could it possibly be A House is a House for Me by Mary Ann Hoberman? It was published in 1978 so may be a bit later than you remember but it is an illustrated book about a little boy who is amazed at the different types of houses in the world. He explores...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: young adult book from late 70's to early 80's, psychic children
psychic children: Hi Ann I have a couple of possible answers for you, however this is a VERY common subject so it might be hard to trace the exact book you re looking for: The Girl With the Silver Eyes by Willo Davis Roberts Sal s Book (Psi Patrol 1) by Sal Liquori...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book title, egg hatches, alexandra fletcher
egg hatches, alexandra fletcher, bob mcgrath: Hi Micky Could the book possibly be How Fletcher was Hatched by Wende and Harry Devlin? It was first published in 1969 and is a picture book. Fletcher is a large dog and his mistress is a little girl named Alexandra. Fletcher feels neglected because...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childrens book title, melville family, eileen dunlop
melville family, eileen dunlop, borders area: Hi Rhona I think I ve found the book you re looking for. It s called Robinsheugh and is by Eileen Dunlop. This description is in a book that reviews ghost stories for children. It sounds like a perfect match: In Robinsheugh, Elizabeth Martin has been...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Finding a book from my childhood, book search engine, mechanical horse
book search engine, mechanical horse, colleagues: I m so sorry but this is not a book which I am familiar with and, despite you knowing the title, I am not able to find it on a book search engine. Is it an English children s book? If not, it may be worth trying one of my colleagues. Sorry I could not...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Finding kids series book title, mystery of atlantis, google search
mystery of atlantis, google search, amazon co uk: Hi there You don t say how old you are but I m wondering if the series you are referring to are the Puzzle Adventure Series from Usborne Publishing which were first published in 1984. Each book contains a vividly illustrated story with a plot-related puzzle...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book title, undying gratitude, picture book
Juvenile & Children`s Books: book title, undying gratitude, picture book, first web

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Finding a book from my childhood, mechanical horse, kids book
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Finding a book from my childhood, mechanical horse, kids book, nosebleed

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Reader enquiry, memory
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Reader enquiry, memory

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I can't remember this book title, robin mckinley, hero and the crown
Juvenile & Children`s Books: I can't remember this book title, robin mckinley, hero and the crown

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for the title of a 1970s children's chapter book, librarything com, e bay
librarything com, e bay, alibris: Dear Tracy - I wasn t familiar with the book you described, so I tried some searches but didn t find anything that matched your description. You might want to try a couple of websites where you post what you remember about a book, and other people can...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: lewis carroll's 'through the looking glass', crossword clue, unbirthday
crossword clue, unbirthday, humpty dumpty: Hi there Are you trying to answer a crossword clue? If so, I wonder if you have the j and the i right because the only occasion close to being celebrated in Through the Looking Glass is Humpty Dumpty s unbirthday . Hope this helps. Kind...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: looking for the names of teh characters, valerie flournoy, george ford
valerie flournoy, george ford, daddy comes home: Hi there The book you are looking for is The Best Time of Day by Valerie Flournoy and illustrated by George Ford. It was first published in 1978 and the synopsis is as follows:- Although William s day is loaded with fun activities, his favourite time...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Missing Book, private tutor, april fools
private tutor, april fools, one of the girls: Hi there Sorry it s taken me a while to get back to you but this book was not as easy to find as you may think, despite the details you were able to give me. However, I think I may have found it. Could it be April Fools by Richie Tankersley Cusick?...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Reader enquiry, ann mcgovern, velvet ribbon
ann mcgovern, velvet ribbon, next full moon: Hi Morag I too have struggled to find a book with this title but I think that The Black Velvet Ribbon is one of those stories which has been retold so many times over the years that it is hard to pinpoint the actual author. The story is one of those...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Searching for the title of a book I read as a child..., girl of the limberlost, librarything com
girl of the limberlost, librarything com, e bay: Dear Leslie - I m not familiar with the book you ve described, and, unfortunately, I m not an expert on older books. In fact, I need to change my profile on AllExperts because people keep asking me questions about all sorts of old books, and it s just...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Special Edition of Puss N Boots, puss n boots, librarything com
puss n boots, librarything com, e bay: Hi, Kate - I m not familiar with the book you ve described, and older editions of books is not my area of expertise (I review current books). Amazon lists almost 250 copies of Puss N Boots books. Perhaps one of these covers will look familiar to you:...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: squirrel's birthday party, marjorie weinman sharmat, first day at school
marjorie weinman sharmat, first day at school, nanna: Hi there You don t say how long ago you remember reading these books but I m just wondering if they could be the Sophie and Gussie stories by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat. Sophie and Gussie were two squirrels who were best friends and planned a party, took...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I can't remember this book title, librarything com, e bay
librarything com, e bay, fantasy novel: Dear Marie - I m not familiar with the book you ve described. I tried some searches but didn t find anything that sounded like your description. You might want to try a couple of websites where you post what you remember about a book, and other people...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Valuation, harry potter books, second hand books
harry potter books, second hand books, hardback copies: Hi Krystal While I m not an expert on valuations, this topic is coming up with ever-increasing frequency lately. Unfortunately your copy does not seem to be one of the few that have additional value. These are mostly hardback copies (particularly first...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1881 book?, cassell and company, mail www
cassell and company, mail www, hazel nut: Hello there This is not an author I am familiar with and, as you have no doubt found out for yourself, there is little or no information on them on the internet. However, one option may be to contact the publishers themselves to see if they have anything...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1970's childrens fiction book, st swithins, childrens fiction
st swithins, childrens fiction, fiction book: Hi there Sorry to have taken so long to get back to you but I have been away. I have drawn a stump with this book I m afraid and all I can suggest is that you maybe contact the local library you borrowed the book from - you never know, they may have...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's Book Series, maths books, berenstain
maths books, berenstain, months of the year: Hi there The only series I can think of around that time is the Berenstain Bears. They did do a series of Learn to Read Maths books but I don t know if these will be the books you remember. If these are not the books and you can think of any other...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Complete Adventures of Peter Rabbit, ebay co uk, amazon co uk
ebay co uk, amazon co uk, beatrix potter: Hi there Book valuations are not really my field of expertise. Peterrabbit.com do not give valuations but recommend that you take your book to an auction house or independent second hand book seller. However, I have had a search on Amazon.co.uk and...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book, eric carle, friends dad
eric carle, friends dad, tittle: Hi there I d like to think that I ve found the answer to your question but, although the book ties up exactly with what your friend remembers, the dates don t. The book you describe sounds very similar to Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me by Eric Carle....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's literature, penelope farmer, writing notes
penelope farmer, writing notes, fieldstone: Hi there The only book which I can think of is Charlotte Sometimes by Penelope Farmer which was first published in 1969. The story is centred around a girl called Charlotte, who, not long after starting at a boarding school, finds that she has mysteriously...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Mystery book for 10 yr old boy, campbell county public library, campbell county public
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Mystery book for 10 yr old boy, campbell county public library, campbell county public, thomas public library

Juvenile & Children`s Books: how to guide your child and help them become a writer, writing career, kid
writing career, kid, want to be a writer: Dear Erica - How wonderful that your daughter has a passion for writing at such a young age! And it s great that you re looking for ways to help and encourage her. Writing is an unusual career in many ways. It can be difficult to earn a living as...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter valuation, first edition books, harry potter books
first edition books, harry potter books, harry potters: Hi there Book valuations are not really my area of expertise but, if the ISBN number of your book is 0747581088 then these are selling on Amazon.co.uk and ebay for very small amounts of money - even those which state on the numberline that it is a First...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: harry potter, harry potter first editions, harry potter books
harry potter first editions, harry potter books, books first editions: Hi Sally Congratulations! However I hope you bought the books to read as much as for an item of value. There are a number of websites that can give you information about the value of your books, but I find this to be one of the most useful: http://www.catchthesnitch.com/books/first_editions/....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Who's That in the Mirror, barbara degrote sorensen, phoebe
barbara degrote sorensen, phoebe, erickson: Hi Renee I found a few possible books: Who s That In My Mirror? (A Young Christian Book For Girls) by Barbara Degrote-Sorensen Who s That In The Mirror? by Polly Berrien Berends (this has a yellow cover with a girl looking at herself between her legs)...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Mystery book for 10 yr old boy, book, 5th grade
book, 5th grade, fifth grade: Dear Katy - I also have a 10-year old son in 5th grade! He is something of a reluctant reader - his reading skills are very good but he d much rather spend his time doing something active! For him, the Hardy Boys are the first books he s really liked....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1990's Children's Horror Book Series, bailey school kids, debbie dadey
bailey school kids, debbie dadey, pink lemonade: Hi there I think that the book you remember is called Dracula Doesn t Drink Lemonade which is part of a series called The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids by Debbie Dadey. There is a full list of books on Wikipedia under Bailey Street Kids. ...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book I Read at Primary School, catherine storr, marianne dreams
catherine storr, marianne dreams, strange stones: Hi there Could the book you remember be Marianne Dreams by Catherine Storr? Ill, and confined to bed, Marianne doodles eerie pictures of a house, a boy, and some strange stones. She begins to have strange dreams as she becomes drawn into the world...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: books about homes, picture book, home
picture book, home: Dear Amy - I apologize for not getting back to you sooner. My two sons and I were all sick earlier this week - back-to-school germs! I m not familiar with the book you described. I did a search at amazon.com for you. Here s a list of picture books...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: CS Lewis: Chronicles of Narnia, lion the witch and the wardrobe, cardboard case
lion the witch and the wardrobe, cardboard case, colour illustrations: Hi there I have had a look on Amazon.co.uk for The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe and there are several paperback editions which were published @ 1979/1980. Unfortunately, there are no images attached to these. Did they have colour illustrations?...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: A childhood book, young adult market, 7 minutes in heaven
young adult market, 7 minutes in heaven, fancy dress party: Hi there Sorry it s taken me a while to get back to you but I ve been away. The book you describe is not familiar to me; nor can I find any reference to it when searching under any of the keywords. As you think the author may be American, it may be...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book from the 70's or early 80's, recipe for sugar cookies, two little girls
recipe for sugar cookies, two little girls, cookie shop: Hi there Could the book be The Tiny Little House by Eleanor Clymer? I have found a product description of it on Amazon.com which reads:- The tiny little house was empty. Nobody lived in it. Nobody cared about it. Nobody wanted it at all. Nobody...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book title, librarything com, e bay
librarything com, e bay, alibris: Dear Nancy - I wasn t familiar with the book you described. I tried some searches, but it s almost impossible to find a book based only on a line from within it. You might want to try a couple of websites where you post what you remember about a book,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens book about a dog that wore hobnail boots, russell hoban, hobnail boots
russell hoban, hobnail boots, brute: Hi there Could the book be called Stone Doll of Sister Brute by Russell Hoban? It was first published in 1968 and then again in 1973 which would tie in with what you remember. Sister Brute, a member of the Brute family, calls her doll - a stone on...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Elementary School Series of Books, librarything com, e bay
librarything com, e bay, alibris: Dear Donna - I m not familiar with the books you ve described. You might want to try a couple of websites where you post what you remember about a book, and other people can reply. Librarything s service is free: http://www.librarything.com/groups/namethatbook...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking to replace a treasured book but can't remember title!!, flora and fauna, childhood book
flora and fauna, childhood book, time kind: Hi there I m sorry but this is not a book which I am familiar with and I can find nothing about it via the usual searches. Is it English or American/Canadian? If the latter, then it may be worth checking with one of my colleagues. Sorry I couldn t...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: name and author of book, rock cake, tooth fairy
rock cake, tooth fairy, time kind: Hi there I seem to have discovered every other book on the tooth way bar this one! Is the book English or American/Canadian? If the latter, then it may be worth checking with one of my colleagues. Sorry I couldn t help you this time. Kind regards...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: old english children's book, two bad boys, bank buildings
two bad boys, bank buildings, bairns: Hi there Try this link:- www.attackingthedevil.co.uk/worksabout/bairns.php - 93k - The author of this site sounds as if he is the best bet for further information and I believe you can contact him at info@attackingthedevil.co.uk. Hope this helps....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Trying to remember a Book from my Childhood, junior instructor, probaby
junior instructor, probaby, publication dates: Hi Carl I searched several sites and came across a number of books with similar titles. As I cannot be sure which are yours, I will give you the link to the website. Please check out http://www.abebooks.com/. In the Title box, enter Junior Instructor...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Can't remember the name..., melting clock, black shoes
melting clock, black shoes, odd places: Hi there This is not a book I am familiar with I m afraid. I have tried searching against all the key elements you remember but, like you, have drawn a blank. Is it English or American/Canadian? If the latter, then it may be worth trying one of my colleagues...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Just William, christmas truce, bedroom doors
christmas truce, bedroom doors, father christmas: Hi there Could the story you remember possibly be The Christmas Truce? Their respective mothers decide that the war between the Outlaws and the Hubert Laneites has gone on for long enough and insist on their children inviting the opposing gang to their...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Juvenile chptr book from 80-90's, librarything com, e bay
librarything com, e bay, alibris: Dear Audra - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using the elements of the book you remember, but it s almost impossible to find...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Maze book?, maze book, ian livingstone
maze book, ian livingstone, game books: Jodie, There were two series of books which match your description. The Choose Your Own Adventure series was for younger readers and is probably what you are looking for. They were written by a variety of writers and published by Bantam Books. ...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: I can't for the life of me remember the name of this book. PLEASE HELP, librarything com, walking in the woods
librarything com, walking in the woods, e bay: Dear Kym - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using the elements of the book you remember, but it s almost impossible to find...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1960's children's book, martha finley, elsie dinsmore
martha finley, elsie dinsmore, pioneer girl: Hi Laura, It seems that the book you mention bears many similarities to an 1876 Martha Finley novel and its subsequent sequels, which are sometime known as the Original Elsie Dinsmore Classics. Here is a link to a page that features many of these...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: book from the 60's, field language, librarything com
field language, librarything com, language field: Dear Cindy - I apologize for the delay in getting back to you - I ve been sick and unable to spend much time at the computer. I m not familiar with the book you ve described, and finding older books in not really my area of expertise (I review current...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: costume for little girl, poodle skirt, skirt outfit
poodle skirt, skirt outfit, field language: Dear Renee - Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. I ve been very sick for weeks now and unable to spend much time at the computer. My son s school also does Storybook Character Day for Halloween, so I understand your dilemma. I don t know...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: costume for little girl, poodle skirt, grade girl
Juvenile & Children`s Books: costume for little girl, poodle skirt, grade girl, fancy nancy

Juvenile & Children`s Books: janet and john books, buy, old
buy, old, books: Dear Paula - The best places online to buy older, original books are resale or auction sites, like ebay.com, half.com, and alibris.com (for books only). Try searching these sites to see if anyone is selling the books you re looking for. I found another...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 70's pre-teen book series, librarything com, loganberry
librarything com, loganberry, older books: Dear Chris - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. It s almost impossible to find a book without additional details, like part of the title or author s name....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book Title, josiah, book title
josiah, book title: Hi Debbie, I looked around to see if any answers to your question might be easily found, but without the full title of the book I m really at a decisive disadvantage. With a full title I could certainly find the book, but without that, I don t have a...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Child's Books, bingity bangity school bus, alibris
bingity bangity school bus, alibris, rand mcnally: Hi Beverly, I did find a link to The Bingity, Bangity School Bus by Fleur Conkling (illustrated by Ruth Wood) on Goodreads.com. Here it is: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/5688306.Bingity_Bangity_School_Bus There isn t a whole lot of information...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: character names, wendy mass, patricia maclachlan
wendy mass, patricia maclachlan, mail thanks: Hi, I must say, your idea is a very good one! As soon as I first viewed your question I began mulling over the possibilities, but I ve found it to be a more difficult task than I had anticipated. It wasn t too hard to find a book for Zachary. Here...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's literature from 1950's, john newbery medal, hurry home candy
john newbery medal, hurry home candy, rodman philbrick: Hi Darlene, Sorry for the delayed answer. Your question was somehow lost in the shuffle, and I didn t see it until today. I ll give you two sets of suggestions, and if you would like any further ones, then please contact me again and I will...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Lewis Carrol Book Valuation, rare book appraisals, gold lettering
rare book appraisals, gold lettering, illustations: Hi Sharon, I, myself, do not know very much about exact dollar values when it comes to books of any kind, but here are several links to websites that are said to provide such information: http://www.pbagalleries.com/bibliobot/ http://www.booksappraised.com/...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book title, egg head, chicken egg
egg head, chicken egg, welcome note: Hi Lon, I think that my finger accidentally slipped, sending you a You re welcome note when I hadn t even yet addressed your inquiry. Sorry about that. You might have suspected this, but the information that you were able to provide about the book...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book title, eleanor cameron, sci fi novel
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Children's book title, eleanor cameron, sci fi novel, wonderful flight to the mushroom planet

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Did you find the book?, black eyed susans, librarything com
black eyed susans, librarything com, kittens: Hi, Cindy - I guess you re asking me about a book that someone else asked about previously? People post questions like that for me all the time, but finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. You might want...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, harry potter, worth
harry potter, worth, value: Kate, Oh I can give you values. Just not a precise one and you might not like it! Value also depends upon hard/soft cover and condition. Lots of wear and tear, a very creased spine, dog-eared corners all devalue a book down to about 25p (unless it is...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: kwobu khuni, librarything com, red beads
librarything com, red beads, e bay: Dear Emily - The book you described is not familiar to me. I did try a few searches using the elements of the book you remember, but it s almost impossible to find an older book without additional details, like part of the title, author, etc. I tried...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Thigamajigs!, book, kids
book, kids, thingumajigs: Dear Emily - I searched for the book you remember and discovered a whole series of books about Thingumajigs, written by Irene Keller, that sound like what you described. Here are the book listings at amazon: http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_ss_b?url=node%3D4&field-keywords=thingumajig&x=0&y=0...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: weekly reader book, ivory soap, librarything com
ivory soap, librarything com, loganberry: Dear Amanda - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using the elements of the book you remember, but it s almost impossible to...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book title, phantom tollbooth, norton juster
phantom tollbooth, norton juster: Dear Mia - Are you thinking of The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster? It s a classic! Here s amazon s description: http://www.amazon.com/Phantom-Tollbooth-Norton-Juster/dp/0394815009/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1236976103&sr=8-1 If that...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book titled - Puffing Billy the Toy Town Train, google search, puffing billy
google search, puffing billy, antique book: Kathryn, I know what you are talking about. The title is Puffing Billy is the Toytown Train . This was in the Pixie Books range published by Collins. Illustrated by Justin Michman. They are out of print and very hard to get hold of (and not cheap)....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: A book, little girl and little boy, librarything com
little girl and little boy, librarything com, e bay: Dear Windy - The books you described are not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using the elements of the book you remember, but it s almost impossible to...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: a book from my chilhood, librarything com, loganberry
librarything com, loganberry, older books: Dear Patty - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using some of the key words you mentioned, but nothing looked like what you...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Childrens book from 60s?, jean de brunhoff, social phenomenons
jean de brunhoff, social phenomenons, babar books: Lindsay, It sounds like Babar the King by Jean de Brunhoff. One of the French series of Babar books, which were very popular during the 60s and 70s. They are still in print and easily available. I cannot guarantee that this is the book you are...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens book, boiled egg, few suggestions
boiled egg, few suggestions: Hi Kacey I have a few suggestions for you. Please let me know if none of them are correct and I will keep looking: The Extraordinary Bubble and other fanciful adventure stories An Extraordinary Egg The Extraordinary Gift I hope one of these will...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens book, national library of australia, nla
Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens book, national library of australia, nla, egg

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Kids Book Re: Clean Machine, imagination, mom
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Kids Book Re: Clean Machine, imagination, mom

Juvenile & Children`s Books: find a book, robert lopshire, zoo x
robert lopshire, zoo x, librarything com: Hi, Jean - You don t mention many details in your question, but are you thinking of the 1960 picture book Put Me In the Zoo by Robert Lopshire? I m not an expert on older books, but this was one of my favorites when I was a child, and my two sons loved...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Goldilocks & the 3 bears, Goldilocks, bears
Goldilocks, bears, fairy tales: Warm, Let me explain how the story has changed. It is necessary for you to understand my answer. Goldilocks was originally an adult. So I don t think parental neglect comes into into it. Even if she had been a child, most working class children in...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Kids Book Re: Clean Machine, librarything com, dear jennifer
librarything com, dear jennifer, loganberry: Dear Jennifer - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using some of the key words you mentioned, but nothing looked like what you...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: name of book?, dear nora, librarything com
dear nora, librarything com, loganberry: Dear Nora - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using names of the chracters you remember, but it s almost impossible to find...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Old Books, rudolph the red nosed raindeer, red nosed raindeer
rudolph the red nosed raindeer, red nosed raindeer, baby kittens: Hi Shirley This is the information I can find: Whitman Baby Kittens - probably 1948 Counting Rhymes - either 1942 or 1952 The Three Bears - possibly 1951/2 or 1961 Maxton Rudolph - possibly as early as 1939. Impossible to be certain without more...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Once Upon a Time Collection, time collection, ebay
time collection, ebay, better luck: Dear Katy - Although I have had many questions about this set of tapes, I have no way to put you in touch with the others who ve asked. AllExperts is a Q&A site, not a sales site, so I have no way to contact people after I ve answered their question....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: The Twilight Saga, twilight, age
twilight, age, appropriate: Dear Storm - I apologize for not getting back to you sooner. I was sick all week, and so were my two sons. Even more than that, though, is that I wanted to gather up some other opinions about the Twilight series in order to answer your question better,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1960's or 70's child book., old book, remember
old book, remember, childhood: Dear Patsi - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using some of the key words you mentioned, but nothing looked like what you...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Books from the 80s, choose your adventure, reader chooses
choose your adventure, reader chooses, 1980s: Christine It is most likely that this is the Choose Your Own Adventure series. They were written by a variety of authors and published by Bantam Books. They have been out of print since 1998 but they are currently being re-published by Chooseco, so...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: i want to find a book i read while i was young, children, nuclear
children, nuclear, war: I doubt that this is everything that exists but these are the ones that I know about. The Butter Battle Book - Dr. Seuss (for young children) When the Wind Blows - Raymond Briggs (Graphic Novel - also a film) Wolf of Shadows - Whitley Streiber (there...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book about a girl ghost, librarything com, human friend
librarything com, human friend, loganberry: Dear Marisol - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current books. I did try a few searches using some of the key words you mentioned, but nothing looked like what you described....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book Name, parents magazine, favorite book
parents magazine, favorite book, olivia: Hi Olivia, I, myself, have not read this book, but from the information that you gave I would say that the volume to which you most likely are referring is What the Wind Told , written by Betty Virginia Doyle Boegehold. Judging from the information that...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book series from 1970s, jerome beatty, mid 40s
jerome beatty, mid 40s, space pirates: Hi Alan, I looked around through my usual sources for this book for more than an hour with no positive results, but now I am cautiously optimistic that I just might have found the series to which you were referring. It sounds very much as if this is...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: childrens book from 1950's, laura ingalls wilder, little house in the big woods
laura ingalls wilder, little house in the big woods, little house on the prairie: Carol, It is probably The Little House on the Prairie or one of the books in that series. The author is Laura Ingalls Wilder; she is also the main character as they were written from her memoirs of her early life in the midwest. The books in the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book about a girl ghost, pam conrad, sequels
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Book about a girl ghost, pam conrad, sequels, zoe

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book series from 1970s, space cowboy, google
Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book series from 1970s, space cowboy, google, martian

Juvenile & Children`s Books: help, librarything com, loganberry
librarything com, loganberry, popular girl: Dear Joey - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current children s books. I did try a few searches using some of the key words you mentioned, but nothing looked like what you described....

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for a children's book, librarything com, loganberry
librarything com, loganberry, older books: Hi, Kimberlee - The book you described is not familiar to me, and finding older books is not my area of expertise. I review current books. However, I think I recall several other people asking about this same book (must have been a popular one) - try...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Old childrens book based on Norse mythology, eight days of luke, diana wynne jones
eight days of luke, diana wynne jones, norse god: Hi there, I don t believe that I have read the book for which you seek, and based on the information that you were able to remember I cannot say for sure that I have found the right book, but there are several strong similarities between the story that...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: a project, science fiction books, teen novel
science fiction books, teen novel, reading novels: Dear Danielle - I d be glad to help. Here are my answers: It s important for kids to read because being able to read proficiently will help them in every other aspect of their education and life. In addition, when kids (and later, adults) read, they...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: read this book as a child, knowledge expert, profile story
knowledge expert, profile story, allexperts: Hi, I have never heard of the book that you asked about, unfortunately, and I m afraid that the information about the book that you recall isn t enough for me to be able to locate it through online channels. I did search around on the internet to see...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Unknown title from 1960s, little house on the prairie, main girl
little house on the prairie, main girl, girls name: Hi Gail, I am not sure of the series to which you are referring, but based on the information that you supplied I searched for more than an hour through stacks of listings to see if I might unearth anything. I m afraid that there was not enough...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Young adult fiction set in Irish potato famine, irish potato famine, young adult fiction
irish potato famine, young adult fiction, line drawings: Hi Tresca, I looked around through online books for quite a long time to find the volume that you wanted, but I am afraid that there was not enough solid information for me to go on to find it. If you could remember some detail of the book for certain,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: BookExpo America, young adult novels, bookexpo america
young adult novels, bookexpo america, laurie halse anderson: Hi Nancy, From what I know of the BEA, it is the publishers that select a limited number of their own authors to receive invitations from the expo. To be included as an author at the event, one would probably have to convince one s publisher to recommend...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: A book I read when I was a child, carol ryrie brink, newbery medal winning author
carol ryrie brink, newbery medal winning author, pink motel: Hi Katie, From the description that you gave of the book I can t say for sure, but it sounds to me very much like the story The Pink Motel , written by Newbery Medal-winning author Carol Ryrie Brink. This is the Goodreads.com listing for the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Help finding a children's story re: porridge, porridge pot, paul galdone
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Help finding a children's story re: porridge, porridge pot, paul galdone, strega nona

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Garth Nix Australian young adult author, garth nix, keys to the kingdom
garth nix, keys to the kingdom, book 7: Dear Janet - My 14-year old son likes the Keys to the Kingdom series, too. There s no word yet on when book 7 will be published. In the past, they ve published each new book a little over a year after the previous one. #6, Superior Saturday, came...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Help finding a children's story re: porridge, tomie depaola, strega nona
tomie depaola, strega nona, stone soup: Hi Rachel, I would say that there is a fair chance that you might be mixing up two stories, but I could be wrong. There have been quite a few versions of a book called Stone Soup in print. In fact, the following are just some of the titles of that...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1960's, newbery medal winner, johnny tremain by esther forbes
newbery medal winner, johnny tremain by esther forbes, fog magic: Hi Bambi, I am almost certain that the book to which you refer is Fog Magic by Julia L. Sauer. It was written in 1943 and retroactively given a Newbery Honor citation by the American Library Association in the early 1970 s, as a runner-up to the renowned...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Does this book exist???, daniel pinkwater, lizard music
daniel pinkwater, lizard music, chicken man: Dear Elizabeth - I don t normally help in finding books that people remember just because it s usually impossible to find something from someone s bits of memory of it, and I specialize in reviewing current books. But, something in your description sounded...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's book for little girls, flower houses, little girls
flower houses, little girls, josiah: Hi Tabitha, I can t say for sure, but I might have found information on the books that you are seeking. Personally, I don t know much about these books, but here is a link to a page about them: http://www.inthe80s.com/toys/rosepetalpeople0.shtml ...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Identify a tiitle or author, rosemary harris, teutonic knights
rosemary harris, teutonic knights, andre norton: Hi Jim, I think that the book you re looking for is A Quest for Orion , by Rosemary Harris. It took a bit of looking around for me to find a synopsis that could confirm whether or not I am right, but when I did find one, it seemed very likely that this...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Thanks, I'm totally impressed, allexperts volunteers, rosemary harris
allexperts volunteers, rosemary harris, subconcious: I m glad that I was able to help, and if you re looking for a way to give feedback, I believe that there should be a link to the feedback spot provided with each answer given by Allexperts volunteers. The link should be at the bottom of this message, too,...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: 1960's, e l konigsburg, life in the 1960s
e l konigsburg, life in the 1960s, newbery honor: Hi Delyth, I m not sure what you might consider to be short-ish books, but I ll try to provide a variety spread of material that is set in the 1960s, and you can decide what looks good. Among recent books, Gary D. Schmidt s The Wednesday Wars ...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Books/Stories for 6 months old baby, liza baker, substantial variety
liza baker, substantial variety, marion dane: Hi Sanlen, When it comes to making book selections for someone as young as your daughter, there are a few different considerations. If you re looking for books that would be okay for her to hold on her own, then publishers specifically make board...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: books, books, reading
books, reading, seventh grade: Hi, Nikki - Thanks for your patience - things got busy that last week of summer! I loved The Giver, too. Lois Lowry is a wonderful writer, and she s written many, many books. Here is Lois Lowry s page on amazon.com, including all of her books (you...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: books, crash by jerry spinelli, freak the mighty by rodman philbrick
crash by jerry spinelli, freak the mighty by rodman philbrick, johnny tremain by esther forbes: Hi Nikki, Well, let s see here. I ll list for you each of the books that I rank as the top twenty-five that I have ever read. Basically, to make it onto this list of mine a book must absolutely blow my mind on several levels, and even then it s not likely...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: children's literature from the 1950's and 1960's, kira kira by cynthia kadohata, linda sue park
kira kira by cynthia kadohata, linda sue park, newbery honor: Hi, Sorry for the delayed response. A mistake in the system caused the question to come to me after a longer wait than usual. You are right in thinking that C.S. Lewis s Chronicles of Narnia series was written in the 1950s. There are many excellent...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: kids book, joan walsh anglund, kindergarten teacher
joan walsh anglund, kindergarten teacher, amazon: Hi Melissa, I think it is a good bet that what you re looking for are the books by Joan Walsh Anglund, an author who wrote her stories mostly in the 1950s and 1960s. Let me give you a few links that might be of aid. Here is Joan Walsh Anglund s author...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Trying to find a childrens book illustrator from the 80's, childrens book illustrator, robert d san souci
childrens book illustrator, robert d san souci, fables and fairy tales: Hi Dave, I can t say this with absolute certainty, but I feel fairly positive that the author/illustrator to whom you are referring is Robert D. San Souci. He has done quite a bit of illustrating work in the 1980s, including a book entitled, The Brave...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Name of Book-Please Help, order books, scholastic
Juvenile & Children`s Books: Name of Book-Please Help, order books, scholastic, reader program

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Looking for the name of a book, touch of magic, philadelphia family
touch of magic, philadelphia family, josiah: Hi Laurel, It definitely seems that the book to which you refer is Touch of Magic , sometimes listed as A Touch of Magic , by author Betty Cavanna. It seems to fit the description that you gave, and a couple of online reports appear to support the...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Name of Book #2-Please Help, mike mulligan, steam shovel
mike mulligan, steam shovel, digger: Dear Nathalie - This is an easy one - your other question will require a little research. The book you re thinking of is Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel - definitely a childhood classic! Here s a link to the listing from amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Mike-Mulligan-His-Steam-Shovel/dp/0618737561/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1253276189&sr=8-2...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Name of Book-Please Help, mike mulligan, shapes and sizes
mike mulligan, shapes and sizes, librarything com: Hi again, Nathalie - As I promised earlier, I did try a few searches using some of the key words you mentioned, but nothing looked like what you described. It s almost impossible to find a book without additional details, like part of the title or author...

Juvenile & Children`s Books: Release and Recommend, rick riordan, michelle paver
rick riordan, michelle paver, robin mckinley: Hi Dean, According to Brandon Mull s website, the fifth Fablehaven installment should be released in either March or April of 2010. From what I gather, the likely date of Michelle Paver s sixth Chronicles of Ancient Darkness release was September third...

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: Middle Grade
Hi Nancy, Your question is a good one, and calls for careful thought. As someone who read a great variety of literature while in elementary and middle school, I can answer from experience that I do believe middle-grade readers can handle junior novels with...

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...

Previous Question Index: Topics Starting with J
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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: Animals
Kabbalah: Animals

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,...