In Emily Arnold McCully's The Ballot Box Battle, young Cordelia works for Mrs. Elizabeth Cady Stanton, a women's rights activist in the 1800's. Cordelia takes care of Mrs. Stanton's horse and suffers through Mrs. Stanton's tales. She is more interested in riding Mrs. Stanton's horse than the stories until Mrs. Stanton takes her along for a … Continue reading The Ballot Box Battle
Wonder Horse: The True Story of the World's Smartest Horse written and illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully is the story of Doc Key and his horse Jim. From slavery to fame and fortune, Doc Key spoke out against prejudice and animal cruelty, using the unusual intelligence of his horse, Jim, to help make his point. … Continue reading Wonder Horse: The True Story of the World’s Smartest Horse
A story of adventure and testing as three knights embark on a journey to win the hand of the princess! As they traverse the dangers of the forest, they have only one thing to guide them - a song played by the king on his flute three times per day. Only by following the song … Continue reading With You All The Way
Taller than Paul Bunyan and stronger than his blue ox Babe, Angelica Longrider is the only one who can save Tennessee from Thundering Tarnation, a massive black bear! Swamp Angel, a classically illustrated, folktale style story written by Annie Isaacs and illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky, was a Caldecott Honor book in 1995 and is a … Continue reading Swamp Angel
C.L.O.U.D.S. written and illustrated by Pat Cummings is a story about a young man named Chuku who is just beginning his career at Creative Lights, Opticals, and Unusual Designs in the Sky as a sky designer for New York City. When he discovers a young girl studying the sky, he begins to design skies just for … Continue reading C.L.O.U.D.S.