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  • Sugar and Snails

    by Sarah Tsiang ...
    Illustrated by Sonja Wimmer ...
    A novel twist to a classic rhyme.Who says that little girls are made of “sugar and spice and everything nice?” Or that boys are made of “frogs and snails and puppy dog tails?” What if girls were made of “boats and snails and dinosaur tails?” And little boys of “flowers and swings and bumblebee wings?”When the traditional rhyme just doesn’t seem to fit the boy and girl visiting their grandpa, he ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Sugar and Snails

    by Anne Goodwin ...
    At fifteen, she made a life-changing decision. Thirty years on, it’s time to make another.When Diana escaped her misfit childhood, she thought she’d chosen the easier path. But the past lingers on, etched beneath her skin, and life won’t be worth living if her secret gets out.As an adult, she’s kept other people at a distance... until Simon sweeps in on a cloud of promise and possibility. But his ... Read more

    $3.99 USD

  • Slugs and Snails (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 133)

    series Collins New Naturalist Library #133
    Slugs and snails are part of the great Phylum Mollusca, a group that contains creatures as varied as the fast-moving squid or the sedentary clams, cockles and mussels. The largest group, however, are the gastropods, animals originally with a single foot and a single coiled shell.They are the only group of molluscs to have representatives living on land as well as in the sea and freshwaters. This ... Read more

    $20.99 USD

  • Snips and Snails

    series Kintaran Universe
    Haatha Chaas'-Eighth is an Mmsar poet, content to live alone though his brothers all have families of their own and think he should have apprentices, too.Unfortunately, someone left a clutch of eggs in Haatha's back yard, and now he's got to deal with hatchling Mmsar, which are no better than vermin at that age. But one hatchling, despite its lack of sapience, has an intriguing cunning -- and a ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • Snips and Snails

    “LITTLE did I suspect what I was grooming myself for when I used to sit up straight at table and eat my spinach like a good girl. I thought I was minding my Ps and Qs and my mother so I could have my dessert. But, actually, what I was unwittingly doing was nourishing my blood and sinew and building the Body Beautiful for sacrifice on the altar of Pedagogy. So help me—in my dewy innocence, I was ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Slugs and Snails and Puppy Dogs' Tails

    Poems of a Lifetime

    by Phil Dyson ...
    The poems in this book are selected from a lifetime of poetical prosing. They have been placed in an order which suggests the changes from childhood to old age. Before putting it into the hands of your nearest and dearest, youd better read them yourself. ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog’S Tales

    Short Stories from Ireland a Children’S Book for Adults

    by Frank Murney ...
    Ten-year-old Red Morgan and Po Hillen are the best of friends growing up in Newry, Northern Ireland, in the late 1950s. Its an adventurous time for these boys who always seem to be at the center of a little mischief. At school, they are part of a class known as 3C. They are generally unruly, argumentative, manipulative, conniving, and devious, or, in the terms of the modern educationalist, a ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • Frogs and Snails and Old Dog’S Tales

    Short Stories from Ireland a Children’S Book for Adults

    by Frank Murney ...
    Red Morgan, Po Hillen, and the gang are reaching the end of their school days. The now infamous class of 3C is about to be released on an unsuspecting world. They may be older, but their exploits continue to be as crazy as ever in the 1960s and 1970s. In this third book in the series, Anto Falsoni continues to act as the bookie for the many schemes the gang dreams upand somehow always comes out on ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • Frogs and Snails and Big Dog’S Tales

    A Children’S Book for Adults Short Stories from Ireland

    by Frank Murney ...
    During the late 1950s and early 1960s, Red Morgan and Po Hillen are in their early teens and truly experiencing life in the Irish border town of Newry. In fact, theyve become more outrageous and humorous than ever. Uncle Luigis Cafwhere their close friend and conspirator, Anto Falsoni, works part-time for his uncleserves as the headquarters for all the gangs mischievous and devious planning, which ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • Audiobook

    Worms and Snails

    by William Peery ...
    Narrated by Highlights for Children ...


    A poem about worms and snails coming out from the ground in the rain. ... Read more

    $2.50 USD or FREE with audiobook trial

  • Dandelions & Snails: A Journey From the Dark Days of War, to the Golden Fields of Peace

    This is a true story. It is an account of thejourney of three generations, from the darkdays of the Second World War, to thefreedom of peace time.Into the family history is woven the braveryof the soldier and the dilemma of theconscientious objector. The story thentravels to North Wales, to the formation ofthe 'Woodcutters'. It then follows the familydown to the artists' colony on the cliffs ... Read more

    $2.50 USD

  • Sugar and Salt

    A Novel

    by Susan Wiggs ...
    The New York Times bestselling author of The Lost and Found Bookstore returns to Perdita Street with a can’t-miss tale of friendship, hardship, redemption, and love between a San Francisco baker and a barbecue master from Texas.Jerome “Sugar” Barnes learned the art of baking in his grandma’s bakery, also called Sugar, on historic Perdita Street in San Francisco. He supplies baked goods to the Lost ... Read more

    $14.99 USD