The Chas. Addams Mother Goose


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An unusual approach to Mother Goose through the eyes of Charles Addams.




The Charles Addams Mother Goose


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Traditional Mother Goose rhymes illustrated by the cartoonist who created "The Addams Family."




Sylvester and the Magic Pebble


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Sylvester the donkey finds a magic pebble and unthinkingly wishes himself a rock when frightened by a lion. Although safe from the lion, Sylvester cannot hold the pebble to wish himself into a donkey again. Caldecott Medal winner. Full-color illustrations.




The Addams Family, 30 Deluxe Postcards


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"Gomez and Morticia’s misbegotten brood may have been creepy and kooky, but they were also happy, as the cartoons in the delightful anthology [attest]."—Los Angeles Times Book Review "One of the signs of genius is that an artist sheds new light on the human condition. Or, in Addams’s case, casts new shadows."—Wall Street Journal The Addams Family, 30 Deluxe Postcards features in a beautiful boxed set the 30 more hilarious original drawings of the famous family by its original creator, Chas Addams.




Halloween Forest


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Cat bones, rat bones, and bat bones illustrate this spooky Halloween adventure, written by newbery-Honor-winning author Marion Dane Bauer. If you take your trick-or-treat sack and venture into the dark woods on Halloween night, you'll find cat bones, rat bones, and bat bones--and all are looking at YOU! "Take care! Beware! Despair!" the bone creatures will cry. "You can bet you've just met your worst nightmare!" What will you do? Cry? Sigh? NO! Because you're too tough / to worry about stuff / like the rattle / and prattle / of bones! Told in unmetered rhymed verse, this Halloween adventure is a real treat.




The Dangerous Alphabet


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A is for Always, that's where we embark . . . Two children, treasure map in hand, and their pet gazelle sneak past their father, out of their house, and into a world beneath the city, where monsters and pirates roam. Will they find the treasure? Will they make it out alive? The Dangerous Alphabet is a tale of adventure, piracy, danger, and heroism told in twenty-six alphabetical lines—although even the alphabet is not to be relied upon here. A delightfully dangerous journey from national bestselling author Neil Gaiman and the monstrously talented Gris Grimly, The Dangerous Alphabet is sure to captivate and chill young readers.




Monster Rally


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The Addams Family


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Describes the career of Charles Addams and his creation of the Addams Family characters and features over two hundred illustrations and cartoons from 1938 onward that reveal the development of the characters, including Morticia, Gomez, Uncle Fester, The Thing, and others.