Book List in Order: 9 titles

  • James is no ordinary teenager. He is a very smart, nerdy Brit recently relocated to California who thinks big strategic thoughts about everything from dating to healthy eating and marriage. He has decided he is not going to be digging the other guy's...


  • This beautifully illustrated anthology will introduce children to some of the best-loved poems in the English language. The selection includes gems drawn from five centuries of poetry, from Shakespeare and his contemporaries to poets writing today. W...


  • When his father is arrested for the death of a taxi driver, Simon forms an unlikely alliance with the victim's daughter and together they begin to uncover evidence that the death may not be all that it seems....


  • An anthology of 23 stories collected from around the world, including modern stories and tales as well as traditional myths and legends. They range from humorous animal stories to tales of love and adventure. Among the countries and regions represent...


  • From Oxford's acclaimed library of poetry for children comes a new anthology that combines the finest of verse with a survey of wildlife and human cultures of the earth. It begins with the oceans--whales, dolphins, sharks--and then circles the world,...


  • A wide-ranging anthology of illustrated children's stories combines the works of such classic authors as Hans Christian Andersen, Oscar Wilde, and Rudyard Kipling with contemporary authors including Jill McDonald....



  • in The Eternal City

    Collecting tales of Roman glory and decadence written by science fiction authors, this melding of past and future themes includes stories by Poul Anderson, Gordon R. Dickson, David Drake, and Robert E. Howard...