Monthly Archives: March 2012

Jock’s Island by Elizabeth Coatsworth TX1504

  Jock’s Island by Elizabeth Coatsworth, 6th Scholastic paperback printing, TX1504, 1977, 80 pages. Illustrations by Lilian Obligado. Cover by Mort Kunstler. DESCRIPTION: “The heroic border collie Jock is guarding the sheep when a volcano erupts and cuts them off … Continue reading

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Casey the Utterly impossible Horse by Anita Feagles TW393

  Casey the Utterly impossible Horse by Anita Feagles, 13th Scholastic paperback printing, TW393, 1973, 80 pages. Illustrated by Dagmar Wilson. DESCRIPTION:“When is a horse impossible? When he walks around in striped pajamas and a straw hat and glasses. When … Continue reading

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Bart Starr by John Devaney TK1098

  Bart Starr by John Devaney, 4th Scholastic paperback printing, TK1098, 1968, 143 pages. Cover illustrated by Asaro. DESCRIPTION: “‘Bart the cool…’ is what they call him: his coach, his teammates, and his opponents. They know him as the calm, … Continue reading

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Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling T460

  Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling, 6th Scholastic paperback printing, T460, 1969, 249 pages. DESCRIPTION:“Boy overboard! Nobody knew and the luxury liner sailed on into the fog. Miraculously, Harvey Cheyne, rich and pampered, is fished out of the cold Atlantic … Continue reading

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Ten Great Mysteries by Edgar Allan Poe T210

  Ten Great Mysteries by Edgar Allan Poe, 11th Scholastic paperback printing, T210, 1967, 218 pages. Illustrated by Irv Docktoe. DESCRIPTION:“…These ten absorbing stories, selected by a famed anthologist of science fiction and the supernatural, prove that even after a … Continue reading

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The Riddle of the Lonely House by Augusta Huiell Seaman TX236

  The Riddle of the Lonely House by Augusta Huiell Seaman, 3rd Scholastic paperback printing, TX236, 1964, 116 pages. Illustrated by Charles Beck. Original title: The Strange Pettingill Puzzle. DESCRIPTION:“‘If you hear me tap three times,’ Alan warns, ‘let me … Continue reading

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