Book List:19 titles
  • Inspired by the world-famous John Singer Sargent painting, Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose, this charming book brings the Victorian subjects to life   One long, hot summer, Lily and Rose are playing in the garden of a large country house when they spot...


  • 'A cracker . . . Utterly convincing' Philip Pullman On a bitterly cold winter's night in 1900, a young boy disappears without trace from the forest near his village. The man he was with claims he was snatched by angels. Forty years later, Corporal J...




  • What if Victorian London were an amusement park where the inhabitants were actors hired to entertain visitors from the twenty-first century? Now imagine if Jack the Ripper was a planned attraction gone horribly wrong. Life inside the park, Pastworld,...


  • The Land of Dark Stories is guarded by the lighthouse of doom. Wolves and goblins patrol every forest and road. Here, the most frightening tales unfold. It's a far cry from young Tom Trueheart's home near the gentle Land of Stories. When the villa...


  • Tom Trueheart's six brothers are employed by the 'Story Bureau' to lead in any number of thrilling tales, but this time none of the stories have been finished and none of the Trueheart brothers have returned home. Now Tom must set off to the Land of ...


  • First published in hardback in 1997, this title offers a retelling of the Hans Christian Andersen classic, in which the little ugly duckling is shunned by the other ducks because he looks so different....


  • Tom's six older brothers take after their father. Tom does not. The brothers are adventurers who go on dangerous quests in the Land of Stories. Tom stays home with his mother. Tom's brothers are famous for the exciting endings they discover for ...






  • High above the stables, the night sky was filled with angels who gave thanks to God and welcomed the new baby with their beautiful music. A perfect first book of the Nativity, simply told and beautifully illustrated by Ian Beck....



  • A heartwarming story about a lost Teddy and the magical person who returns him to his owner on a very special night.Teddy is catapulted into a winter adventure when he's accidentally bumped off the window ledge he'd been sitting on guarding the house...




  • This is a new interpretation of Prokofiev's classic tale, retold and illustrated in color by Ian Beck. Available separately is a 35 minute cassette of Prokofiev's music with the story told over the music....