Category Archives: TX Series

Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling TX1010

  Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TX1010, 1974, 95 pages. Illustrated by the author. DESCRIPTION:“These are stories to be read aloud. They are cadenced, rhythmic, and full of handsome, high-sounding words, which are both mouth-filling … Continue reading

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The House on the Volcano by Virginia Nielsen TX1561

  ┬áThe House on the Volcano by Virginia Nielsen, original title: Kimo and Madame Pele, 6th Scholastic paperback printing, TX1561, 1976, 112 pages. Illustrations by Ursula Koering. DESCRIPTION: “The rumbling and shaking awakens Kimo. There is a terrible roaring sound … Continue reading

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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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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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Arrow Book of Spooky Stories edited by Edna Mitchell Preston TX331

  Arrow Book of Spooky Stories edited by Edna Mitchell Preston, 3rd Scholastic paperback printing, TX331, 1967, 90 pages. Illustrated by Erwin Hoffman. DESCRIPTION:“Won’t you come in and shiver awhile?” (from the back cover)

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Mark Trail’s Book of Animals (North American Mammals) by Ed Dodd TX165

  Mark Trail’s Book of Animals (North American Mammals) by Ed Dodd, 2nd Scholastic paperback printing, TX165, 1959, 114 pages. Illustrated by the author. DESCRIPTION: “Did you know that – The beaver woos his mate with mud pies? Bisons helped … Continue reading

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Search For a Living Fossil by Eleanor Clymer TX667

  Search For a Living Fossil by Eleanor Clymer, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TX667, 1966, 121 pages. Illustrated by Jerry Robinson. DESCRIPTION:“A fish with legs? That’s what it looked like- the strange blue monster from the bottom of the sea. … Continue reading

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Two In The Wilderness by Barbara Wolf Thompson TX1497

  Two In The Wilderness by Barbara Wolf Thompson, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TX1497, 1969, 96 pages. Illustrated by William Plummer‘. DESCRIPTION: “You’re not afraid, are you?’ Pa asks before he leaves. But Tabby is afraid! She and her brother … Continue reading

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  Arrow Book of Funny Poems collected by Eleanor Clymer, 5th Scholastic paperback printing, TX273, 1966, 86 pages. Illustrated by Doug Anderson. DESCRIPTION:“There was a young lad from Bombay Who never felt merry or gay Then he took a good … Continue reading

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Great Quarterbacks of Pro Football by Steve and Rita Golden Gelman TX3232

  Great Quarterbacks of Pro Football by Steve and Rita Golden Gelman, 2nd Scholastic paperback printing, TX3232, 1975, 108 pages. Illustrated with photographs. DESCRIPTION:“What quarterback is called ‘the Snake’? Which quarterback is truly a ‘Patriot’? Who is ranked as one … Continue reading

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