Friday, April 25, 2014

Dragon Hound of Honor

Dragon Hound of Honor

by Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton In the noble and dangerous times of medieval France, the young knight Aubrey de Montdidier, nephew of the Count of Montargis, has been strangely murdered. His friend the brave Sieur DeNarsac, captain of the count’s men-at-arms, and Thierry, a young page, must now solve the tragic mystery. Yet it is a magnificent white wolfhound by the name... [Read more]

Dumpy and the Firefighters

Dumpy and the Firefighters

by Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton It’s New Year’s Day in Apple Harbor, and all the villagers are celebrating at Farmer Barnes’ annual Open House, including Charlie, Pop-Up, and Dumpy the Dump Truck. But when the fire bell sounds, everyone’s help is suddenly needed in town. Discovering that Pharaoh’s General Store is ablaze, the firefighters bravely work... [Read more]

Dumpy to the Rescue!

Dumpy to the Rescue!

by Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton Many things are missing at Merryhill Farm — the cat’s milk, the baby roses, Pop-Up’s hat, and nuts and apples. Even Baby Goat is missing until Dumpy finds him. Readers will enjoy finding out how Dumpy solves the mystery in this easy-to-read adventure. As well as titles published in The Julie Andrews Collection, Julie Andrews Edwards... [Read more]

Dumpy’s Apple Shop

Dumpy’s Apple Shop

by Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton It’s Apple Day and time for the Barnes family to set up their annual apple shop. Everyone pitches in, and Dumpy the Dump Truck wishes he could help too. Finally Dumpy finds the perfect way to make Apple Day a success! The Julie Andrews Collection encompasses books for young readers of all ages that nurture the imagination and celebrate a sense... [Read more]

Dumpy’s Extra Busy Day

Dumpy’s Extra Busy Day

by Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton It’s a very busy morning on the farm. Farmer Barnes is away, so Charlie and Pop-Up have lots more chores than usual to do before the school bus arrives. With a little help from Dumpy and his animal pals, Charlie just might make it to school on time! As well as titles published in The Julie Andrews Collection, Julie Andrews Edwards and Emma Hamilton... [Read more]

Dumpy’s Happy Holidays

Dumpy’s Happy Holidays

by Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton It’s the holiday season in Apple Harbor, and in the spirit of giving, the Barnes family — Charlie, Pop-Up, and Farmer and Mrs. Barnes — launch a charity drive for children in need. As always, Dumpy is ready to help, and soon his dumper is filled with gifts. But what starts as a local effort soon becomes an adventure with international... [Read more]

Dumpy’s Valentine

Dumpy’s Valentine

by Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton Trusty the Mail Truck has broken down – who will deliver Apple Harbor’s valentines? Charlie and Pop-Up help out with Dumpy, and discover that giving and receiving are forever entwined in this sweet celebration of love and generosity. A “My First Shared Reading” I Can Read Book. In addition to those published in The Julie Andrews... [Read more]

Home: A Memoir of My Early Years

Home: A Memoir of My Early Years

by Julie Andrews Edwards In Home: A Memoir of My Early Years, Julie takes her readers on a warm, moving, and often humorous journey from a difficult upbringing in war-torn Britain to the brink of international stardom in America. Her memoir begins in 1935, when Julie was born to an aspiring vaudevillian mother and a teacher father, and takes readers to 1962, when Walt Disney himself saw her on Broadway... [Read more]

The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles (30th Anniversary Edition)

The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles (30th Anniversary Edition)

by Julie Andrews Edwards The Whangdoodle was once the wisest, the kindest, and the most extraordinary creature in the world. Then he disappeared and created a wonderful land for himself and all the other remarkable animals–the ten-legged Sidewinders, the little furry Flukes, the friendly Whiffle Bird, and the treacherous, “oily” Prock. It was an almost perfect place where the last... [Read more]

Mandy

Mandy

by Julie Andrews Edwards Ten-year-old Mandy feels lost among the thirty children who live in the old stone orphange. She dreams of a home of her own, a place where she belongs. When Mandy climbs over the high orphanage wall to explore the outside, she is lucky enough to find a tiny deserted cottage hidden in the forest. With a few “borrowed” items, the cottage becomes a refuge. To guard... [Read more]