One of the most adored characters in childrenAs literature is the eccentric, forceful, bighearted Grandma Dowdel, star of the Newbery AwardAwinning "A Year Down Yonder" and Newbery HonorAwinning "A Long Way from Chicago." And it turns out that her story isnAt over. ItAs now 1958, and a new family has moved in next door to Mrs. Dowdel: a minister and his wife and kids. Soon Mrs. Dowdel will work her particular brand of charm on all of them, and they will quickly discover that the last house in town might also be the most vital.
The kids are back Tommy, Ting, Diego, Alison and Zoe from The Oxford Picture Dictionary for Kids return for more adventures in these engaging stories that enhance children's vocabulary and reading skills. The Kid's Readers feature:
Here are three-hundred and sixty-six meditations-one for each day of the year-each from the heart of a spiritually oriented philosopher from Plato to Emerson to Sri Aurobindo to a host of theosophical students and scholars. Inside of this miniature Quest book is a complete philosophy for living; quiet, short, engaging thoughts, each alive with the spirit of being. In truth this is not a book to be studied. It is a book to be carried in the pocket or purse. It is a book to be treasured.
Adorable Bears Articles
Adorable Bears Books