A Treasury of Children s Literature

Author: Armand Eisen
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 039553349X
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A collection of traditional and original stories and poems by such authors as Aesop and Lewis Carroll, including excerpts from "The Wind in the Willows" and "Peter Pan."

The Hutchinson Treasury of Children s Literature

Author: Alison Sage
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780091761448
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Children's literature

A beautifully produced celebration of children’s literature that will carry a child through his or her reading life, with nursery rhymes, short stories, fables, fairy tales and extracts from the classics. Each entry is a work of true literary distinction.

A Treasury of Children s Songs

Author: Dan Fox
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780805074451
Release Date: 2003-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A songbook features forty familiar childhood songs, including "Pop Goes the Weasel," "The Mulberry Bush," "Oats, Peas, and Beans," "Shenandoah," and "I've Been Working on the Railroad."

The 20th Century Children s Book Treasury

Author: Janet Schulman
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780679886471
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A collection of picture book stories by such authors as Ludwig Bemelmans, Ezra Jack Keats, and Maurice Sendak.

The Hutchinson Treasury of Children s Poetry

Author: Alison Sage
Publisher: Hutchinson Radius
ISBN: 0091767482
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Children's poetry

This unforgettable, beautifully produced anthology of three hundred best-loved poems, divided into four age sections, will open the door of the imagination and take children on an exploration of the fun and wonder of rhyme and verse.

HarperCollins Treasury of Picture Book Classics

Author: Various
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060080945
Release Date: 2002-10-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

From early, beloved classics such as Goodnight Moon and Harold and the Purple Crayon to such recent treasures as If You Give a Mouse a Cookie and Pete's a Pizza, this collection assembles twelve of the greatest picture books ever published. Parents can share the joy of introducing young children to many timeless favorites that have already enchanted millions of readers. This volume offers a wonder-filled opportunity for preschoolers and families to own and share "the best of the best." All royalties for HarperCollins Treasury of Picture Book Classics: A Child's First Collection will be donated to First Book, a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to give children from low-income families the opportunity to read and own their own new books. The primary goal of First Book is to work with existing literacy programs to distribute new books to children who, for economic reasons, have little or no access to books. In this way, First Book effectively leverages the heroic efforts of local tutoring, mentoring, and family literacy organizations as they work to reach children who need help the most. First Book distributes millions of books to hundreds of thousands of children nationwide each year. For more information on First Book, please visit www.firstbook.org.

Best Children s Books in the World

Author: Byron Preiss
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
ISBN: 0810912465
Release Date: 1996-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A collection of illustrated stories, originally published separately, from all over the world.

A Treasury of Poems for Children

Author: M. G. Edgar
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486117508
Release Date: 2012-05-17
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Featuring the works of William Blake, Robert Louis Stevenson, Lewis Carroll, and others, this enchanting collection presents nearly 100 classic childhood poems illustrated by a master of the Art Nouveau style.

The Kingfisher Book of Classic Girl Stories

Author: Rosemary Sandberg
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0753411296
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Children's stories, American

The best-loved girl characters in literature! The Kingfisher Book of Classic Girl Stories brings together all your favourite girl characters in one wonderful volume. The carefully chosen extracts offer the perfect introduction to characters who have delighted and inspired generations of readers. Each is perfect for reading aloud to younger children, and richly satisfying for the more confident reader to enjoy on their own.