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A young earl cancels his original wedding plans when he falls in love with the new housemaid, Anna, a penniless Russian countess exiled to England. Reissue.
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Daddy-Long-Legs

By Jean Webster

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Introductions by notable contemporary authors and illustrators, an appealing trim size and iconic cover art breathe new life into these beloved classics.
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At the age of five, little orphan Heidi is sent to live with her grandfather in the Alps. Everyone in the village is afraid of him, but Heidi is fascinated by his long beard and bushy grey eyebrows. She loves her life in the mountains, playing in the sunshine and growing up amongst the goats and birds. But one terrible day Heidi is collected by her aunt and is made to live with a new family in town. Heidi can’t bear to be away from her grandfather; can she find her way back to the mountain, where she belongs? This edition provides a behind-the-scenes journey, including an author profile, a guide to who’s who, activities and more. 295p+. (Ages: 6 & up).
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The aunts - Etta, Coral, and Myrtle - tend to an amazing assortment of creatures - not just seals, fish and gulls, but mermaids, selkies, a couple of ghosts, a very long, talking worm, and a boobrie that lays eggs so large, just one will make 72 omlettes! It's hard work looking after so many creatures, and the aunts are getting old. There is only one sensible solution: they must kidnap some children who can take over the Island. 281 pages. (Ages: 9-12).
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Moving to South America to live with her English adoptive family on a rubber plantation, Maia and her governess feel excited about the unusual things they will see and experience, despite their new family's wish to keep matters very proper in the middle of the jungle. Reprint.
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Not Just a Witch

By Eva Ibbotson

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Hectate Tenbury-Smith is an animal witch, which means she can turn people into animals and create animals out of thin air, so she and her new pal Daniel decide to make the world a better place by turning bad people into animals, until Heckie falls in love with the conniving Lionel Knacksap and Daniel must foil Lionel's plans and save Heckie from a broken heart. Reprint.
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Not Just a Witch

By Eva Ibbotson

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Determined to be more than just an ordinary witch, Heckie, whose specialty is changing people into animals, settles in a small town determined to use her powers for good purposes.
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Star of Kazan

By Eva Ibbotson

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When a glamorous stranger, claiming to be Annika's mother, arrives and whisks her away to a crumbling, spooky castle, Annika discovers that all is not as it seems in her newfound home.' B&W illus. 405p. (Ages: 8-12).
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Tally, a twelve-year-old English girl, and her classmates at Delderton, a progressive boarding school, help Karil, the young prince of Bergania, escape into England after the Nazis invade Bergania and kill the king.
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A young English boy decides to establish a sactuary for an assortment of ghosts when the homes they have haunted are replaced by highways and other modern 'improvements.'
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When the Hag of Dribble, an excitement-hungry orphan boy named Ivo, a wizard and a troll are sent to rescue Princess Mirella from the dreaded Ogre of Oglefort, it turns out to be far from the routine magical mission they expect.
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When the Hag of Dribble, an orphan boy, and a troll called Ulf are sent to rescue a princess from an ogre, it turns out to be far from the routine magical mission they expect.
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Under Platform 13 of London's busiest train stations is an old doorway covered with peeling posters. Behind it is the entrance to a magical kingdom - an island where humans live happily with mermaids, ogres and mysterious creatures called mistmakers. B&W illus. 231p. (Ages: Juvenile).
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