Children - Fantasy & Sci-Fi

The Princess Test

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By Gail Carson Levine, Mark Elliott (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780060280628
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Published: HarperCollins -

Author of Ella Enchanted, Dave at Night and others has done it again with another funny twist to a favorite fairy tale, the Princess and the Pea, in The Princess Test. Part of the Princess Tales series. Others include Fairy's Mistake, Princess Sonora and the Long Sleep, and Cinderellis and the Glass Hill. These are must reads for your first chapter reader, for a great bedtime story, or for the young at heart. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


A Matter of Profit

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ISBN: 9780064473002
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Published: Eos - April 1st, 2003

A sci-fi/fantasy adventure that takes the young Ahvrem into a world he thinks he knows. What he finds is far beyond what he imagined. This is a fantastic novel for readers of the genre and wanted to be introduced to sci-fi/fantsy, or those looking for a different read. Great for ages 12 and up. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Cinderellis and the Glass Hill

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By Gail Carson Levine, Mark Elliott (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060283360
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Published: HarperCollins - February 2nd, 2000

Author of Ella Enchanted, Dave at Night and others, has created another funny twist to a favorite fairy tale. This time Cinderella is Cinderellis and he is after his princess. But she has a few things to say about that! A strong heroine and other funny characters make this a great book for your first chapter readers, a bedtime story or for the young at heart. One of several other titles in the Princess Tales series.~ Reviewed by Jeanette


The Green Man: Tales from the Mythic Forest

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By Terri Windling (Editor), Ellen Datlow (Editor)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142400296
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Published: Firebird - April 12th, 2004

Eighteen authors and poets create a beautiful collection celebrating The Green Man in traditional and contemporary images. Each story is enhanced by illustrations by Charles Vess. From a sassy fairy in Central Park to a fictitious story of Maurice Ravel's early years, the authors have marvelously captured the spirit of nature and the Green Man. A story (or two) for everyone. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


The Field of the Dogs

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ISBN: 9780064421478
Availability: Out of Print
Published: HarperCollins - October 15th, 2002

Weaving reality with the fantastic and offering a wonderful, insightful look into a young boy's life, Paterson shows Josh and the fact that he has a number of problems in his life. He has to move to Vermont with his mother, a new stepfather, and a new baby brother. In addition, Josh has to cope with a bully at his new school. Josh's dog Manch (who has the amazing ability to speak) has a similar problem and together they discover the ability to deal with their bully difficulties.~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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