Category Archives: TJ Series

How To Be A Nature Detective by Millicent Selsam TJ458

  How To Be A Nature Detective by Millicent Selsam, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TJ458, 1963, 47 pages. Illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats. DESCRIPTION:“Who drank the milk in the cat’s dish? Who ate the food in the dog’s bowl? Only … Continue reading

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There Was An Old Lady Who Once Saw A Ghost and other funny rhymes by Shirley Pettigrew TJ3070

  There Was An Old Lady Who Once Saw A Ghost and other funny rhymes (Selected from There Was An Old Lady) by  Shirley Pettigrew, TJ3070, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, 1975, unpaginated, approximately 29 pages. Illustrated by Steve Henry. DESCRIPTION: … Continue reading

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Why Can’t I? by Jeanne Bendick TJ1683

  Why Can’t I? by Jeanne Bendick, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TJ1683, 1970, 48 pages. Illustrated by the author. DESCRIPTION:“A bird can fly. Why can’t you? A fish can live under water. Why can’t you? A chipmunk can sleep all … Continue reading

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They Turned To Stone by Julian May TJ1201

  They Turned To Stone by Julian May, 7th Scholastic paperback printing, TJ1201, 1971, 31 pages. Illustrated by Jean Zallinger. DESCRIPTION:“When you see a stone, pick it up. Look at the stone. Look at it very closely. Maybe your stone … Continue reading

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The Life and Words of John F. Kennedy by James Playsted Wood and the Editors of Country Beautiful Magazine TJ739

  The Life and Words of John F. Kennedy by James Playsted Wood and the Editors of Country Beautiful Magazine, 2nd Scholastic paperback printing, TJ739, 1965, 80 pages. Cover photo by Milton Tader. Illustrated with photographs from many sources. ESCRIPTION:“John … Continue reading

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Make Way For Ducklings by Robert McCloskey TJ1113

  Make Way For Ducklings by Robert McCloskey, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TJ1113, November 1967, unpaginated, approximately 48 pages. Illustrated by the author. DESCRIPTION: “Mr. and Mrs. Mallard were looking for a place to live. But every time Mr. Mallard … Continue reading

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Elementary Creative Bulletin Boards by Joanne Hornick TJ1376

  Elementary Creative Bulletin Boards by Joanne Hornick, 2nd Scholastic paperback printing, TJ1376, 1969, 80 pages. Illustrations by Don Dickas. DESCRIPTION: “Bulletin Board Ideas for Almost Every Subject You Teach: *READING *MATH *SOCIAL STUDIES *COMPOSITION and Others Joanne Hornick developed … Continue reading

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A Birthday for Frances by Russell Hoban TJ2268

  A Birthday for Frances by Russell Hoban, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TJ2268, 1972,  32 pages. Illustrated by Lillian Hoban. DISCRIPTION:Frances the badger is jealous when her little sister Gloria has a birthday.

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The April Rabbits by David Cleveland TJ4764

  The April Rabbits by David Cleveland, 4th Scholastic paperback printing, TJ4764, 1979, unpaginated; approximately 30 pages. Illustrated by Nurit Karlin. DESCRIPTION:“Here comes the April rabbits with funny surprises for every day of the month. (from the back cover)

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the Indians Knew by Tillie S. Pine TJ446

  the Indians Knew by Tillie S. Pine, 5th Scholastic paperback printing, TJ446, 1968, 32 pages. Illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats. DESCRIPTION:“The Indians knew how to make an arrow fly straight through the air. You can make a drinking straw … Continue reading

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