My Aunt, The Witch

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The bibliography in Baber's book should be able to direct you to other source material. The colour plates by Szyk are quite memorable, though I'm not sure I'd call them Rackhamesque, and there are b/w illos as well. She wrote her nursing novels from 1936 to 1952 and drew on her professional experiences. S., in which case it would have been sold in the 70's or 80's (the time I was in elementary / middle school.) 3. Detectives need sharp eyes and clear memories.

The Secret of the Mansion (Trixie Belden)

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She seemed a do-gooder par excellence, raising funds for the church and caring for the elderly. I recently found a favorite from childhood and you gave it a big write up here on your site - Alexander and the Magic Mouse (1969). Zinn, of Junior Trails, sees lots of manuscripts that are "too much told, and not enough seen, through action and dialogue." Read in the mid-1980s, for teen/preteen. All I know for sure is that the story is told from the point of view of a younger sister who adores her older brother (possibly named Rob?)and struggles with her older sister, Elaine, who is sullen, sarcastic, and generally mean to her little sister.

The Disappearing Floor (Hardy Boys)

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Red herrings, or false leads, are also vital to a good mystery. This time, she is able to pass through and enter another world-the same as her own, except with a terrifying “Other Mother” who kidnaps Coralines real parent’s and tries to force Coraline to stay with her. You want see if you're as smart as the protagonist is," says Mary Lou Carney, Editor of Guideposts for Kids. Mystery Readers International: Cool Canadian Crime: Not much online here, but if you have a strong interest in the topic, you might want to back order a copy of the journal titled Cool Canadian Crime (Volume 19, No. 4), from Winter 2003-2004.

Chase

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This is definitely a Little Brown Bear book. I'm a little embarrassed that I had to post the stumper, since so many people seem to know off the top of their heads, but this is one of the few times that Google has failed me on something like this. The stories are short, and thus perfect for reading in class. The tree turns out to be just a little too tall, so the top 5 or 6 feet are cut off, and since this height by itself is still a decent tree, it is given to someone to take home as a second smaller Christmas tree.

The Case of the Cheater's Chili: A 15-Minute Brodericks

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Another detail: the other animals keep trying to find out the magic word but they all forget it on the way home, but the tortoise is more diligent and simply keeps repeating it as he returns. The story was so well written that I am now trying to find it again - I would be grateful for any clues about the book's name. The only thing that makes her happy are a pair of beautiful slippers her master has bought her. And then Eleanor's body is discovered lying in a small loch close to the cliff edge.

Bottomby

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Her lawyer husband was recently killed in a hit-and-run, and she just can't get over the feeling that it wasn't an accident-- even though no one else agrees. Marlowe is perhaps the leading icon of the "hard-boiled" school of mystery writing. His mother was a famous artist, so his teachers did not want to criticise him if he did bad artwork. His life begins carefree and happy, until he falls and scars his knees. There were also stories that I can't remember the names too: A cobbler and little elves that come out at night and make shoes for him.

Signal in the Dark

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I am fairly certain it was a boy as well. My 2 1/2 year old son is enamoured with all things mechanical (he already knows the names of most construction vehicles and calls out their names when we pass road crews; "backhoe, pay-loader, grader!"). Peter Gunn only ran for three years but long enough to influence TV show soundtracks, inspiring studios to move away from the uninspired generic music used at the time. At the beginning a very large Christmas tree is purchased for either a mansion or a large public building with a high ceiling.

The Man of Steel: Superman and the Man of Gold

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It has all the stories mentioned! wonderful collection! I'm sure about this because I still own my very tattered copy from childhood. This is Carolyn Haywood's Betsy not Lovelace's, and the episode described is in Snowbound with Betsy. Chris Van Allsburg, The Mysteries of Harris Burdick. In addition to figuring out the more awkward details of becoming a teenager, she is trying to figure out her own religious beliefs. Then, she's afraid he will fall in love with her more beautiful sister, but of course, he doesn't. robert newman, merlin's mistake.this is definitely merlin's mistake by robert newman. thank you all so much! :) Hello!

The Secret of the Mask (Boxcar Children)

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Harcourt, Brace & World, 1952. Mary Poppins Opens the Door. We watch them navigate through Copenhagen and the suburbs where they both grew up (as I did myself), out in the countryside fifty kilometers away, in an area with large forests, fjords, and villages. The number of family members is right, and the book could have been around still in the mid-50s, but the query doesn't mention verse or rebus, so it's not definite. No one is quite sure, but the answer lies in the security footage.

The Conspiracy of the Secret Nine (Mysteries in Time (Silver

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These depths are also dark and psychically wrenching: Clarissa's rejection and dehumanization by her monstrous family and the sadistic torments she undergoes at the hands of her rescuer turned torturer, the "charming sociopath" Robert Lovelace, offer some of the most emotionally harrowing reading experiences available in English. Sykes, Pamela, Mirror of Danger (aka Come Back, Lucy), 1974, copyright. There is no newspaper boy's dog in the story.