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The Hero and the Crown
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The Hero and the Crown

By McKinley, Robin

Good to Very Good book that has wear to board edges, slight spine slant, soft at spine ends, small bumps top at spine, with bit of soiling and toning to edges of boards and also to page block; in price-clipped Fair to Good dust jacket that has edge and corner wear with a number of chips and closed tears, some color loss along folds and ends of spine, and with rubbing and age toning edges of flaps. This book was the 1985 Newbery Award winner.

$21.00

Roller Skates
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Roller Skates

By Sawyer, Ruth

Very Good book that has soft spine ends, front end page has two POI/gift inscriptions in blue ballpoint, plus an apparent PON that has been blacked out; in a Fair to Good, price-clipped dust jacket that has soiling and age and sun toning, especially on spine, numerous small chips and several 1 to 2 inch closed tears (one with old tape repair on inside of jacket) and with a blue ink smudge on back panel. This book won the 1937 Newbery Award.

$40.00

Sing Down the Moon
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Sing Down the Moon

By O'Dell, Scott

Near Fine book with slight crimping at spine ends, and very light rubs to front board; in a Very Good dust jacket with slight edge and corner wear and some color loss at spine ends and on back pane, and bit of sun yellowing to spine. The story of a young Navajo girl of Canyon de Chelly and her inner strength as she suffers two displacements from the Canyon. Generically inscribed and signed by O'Dell with date December 1970; there is also a PO gift inscription, both on the front end page. This was a Newbery Honor Book of 1971.

$25.00

Up a Road Slowly
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Up a Road Slowly

By Hunt, Irene

Fine minus book that has slight crimping at spine ends; in a Very Good jacket that is not priced and cut slightly short, slight edge wear, bit of edge yellowing, sticker abrasion and a K in ballpoint circle top corner front flap, mild sun-yellowing to spine. This book was the Newbery Award winner for 1967.

$50.00

Better Known As Johnny Appleseed
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Better Known As Johnny Appleseed

By Hunt, Mabel Leigh

Illustrations by James Daugherty. Very Good book that has wear to board edges with bit of cardboard showing, soft at spine ends, two small bumps top edge of boards, bit of soiling and toning to edges of page block; in price-clipped Good dust jacket that has edge and corner wear with some color loss along folds and ends of spine, with sun darkening to spine, soiling and fading. This copy has been signed by Hunt on the half-title page, and there is a gift inscription to front end page, dated 1950. Book won a Newbery Honor Award in 1951.

$60.00

The Sea is All Around
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The Sea is All Around

By Enright, Elizabeth

Very Good book with light edge and corner wear to boards and bit of color loss, soft spine ends, light vertical wrinkle cloth of front board, and sticker ghost back end page; in a Fair dust jacket with $2.00 price present front flap, jacket has separated back panel at the spine with internal tape repair, wear at spine ends, some chipping and closed tears, color loss and edge and corner wear, with some soiling and general color fading, and sticker ghost back end page. Illustrations, by the author, are mostly B/W but with a few full page in color. Enright won the Newbery Award in 1939; this is her third book.

$75.00

Captain of the Eleven
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Captain of the Eleven

By Sherman, Harold M.

A Very Good book with light shelf wear, some fading edges of boards, with bumping to bottom corners and bumps to spine ends – worst at top of spine; also with several small, light blue spots to front paste-down and first three pages. In a beautiful, Near Fine jacket, with publisher clips all corners and no price, that has light edge and corner wear and small closed tears at spine ends with old, internal tape repairs. No fading to spine. One of the All American Sport Series by Sherman, for juvenile readers (boys). This the fourth football title in the series.

$25.00

Secret of the Armor Room
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Secret of the Armor Room

By Wyckoff, Capwell

Very Good book that has light edge and corner wear, a couple of slight water stains, mild sun fade to spine, and an evenly age-toned page block; in an unusually nice, Near Fine dust jacket that has just a touch of toning and soiling to white portions. Flaps are blank. One of Saalfield's Fiction for Boys series, Oversized Editions.

$35.00

I Have a Sister My Sister Is Deaf
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I Have a Sister My Sister Is Deaf

By Peterson, Jeanne Whitehouse

Very Good to Near Fine, oversize childrens' book, in pictorial boards with light bumps at spine ends and wear and slight color loss at corners, in a Very Good jacket that has been clipped at bottom corner front flap but with price of $4.95 at top corner, light edge wear, touch of soiling and a 1/4 inch closed tear bottom edge front panel.

$25.00

The Three Little Javelinas
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The Three Little Javelinas

By Lowell, Susan

First Rising Moon Impression with Reading Rainbow Book logo, in colored boards with matching jacket. Fine unread book in Fine jacket that has been signed by Lowell on title page with generic inscription Ya-Hoo!

$25.00