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Troubles With Bubbles

by Frank B. Edwards & John Bianchi
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
tagged: humorous stories
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Robin Hood With Lots Of Dogs

by Frank B. Edwards, illustrated by John Bianchi
edition: Paperback
tagged: classics

Young Robin dreams of becoming one of the King's foresters but a single mistake changes his life forever. Goaded into shooting a royal deer to prove his skills as an archer, Robin is declared a criminal and is forced to flee to the safety of Sherwood Forest. There he finds dozens of others hiding from the evil Sheriff of Nottingham but, unlike the …

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Young Authors Day At Pokeweed P S

illustrated by John Bianchi
edition: Paperback
tagged: humorous stories

The students at Pokeweed Public School love to read and each year teacher/librarian Ms. Mudwortz devotes a week to exploring how books are written and published. The students all create their own picture books and then celebrate Book Week by inviting their favorite author for a visit.

Things don't work out quite as planned though when Principal Slu …

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Nightgown Countdown

by Frank B. Edwards & John Bianchi
edition: Paperback
tagged: farm animals

Just as she is getting ready for bed, a farmer notices that ten of her barnyard animals are preparing for an all-night hoedown. Still wearing her nightgown, she sneaks out to watch them as they dance through the night. As the animals lay down one by one, she counts them off in standard countdown fashion. "Ten farm animals dancing in a line, horse g …

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Snowed In At Pokeweed Public School

illustrated by John Bianchi
edition: Paperback
tagged: humorous stories

A heavy snowstorm traps the students and staff in the school overnight thanks to the snoozing Principal Slugmeyer who fails to send everyone home early. Trapped without beds, supper or pajamas, the children rely on their beloved Ms. Mudwortz to help them.

And, of course, she saves the day with style, turning a potential disaster into a memorable sl …

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Peek-A-Boo At The Zoo

by Frank B. Edwards & John Bianchi
edition: Paperback
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A visitor to the zoo climbs on board the double-decker tour bus expecting to get a clear view of all the animals. But he soon discovers that not all the zoo inhabitants are easily found.

As he approaches each exhibit, he strains to spot the occupant without success (although a sharp-eyed reader is likely to spot some clues to the whereabouts of eac …

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Mortimer Mooner Stopped Taking A Bath!

by Frank B. Edwards, illustrated by John Bianchi
edition: Paperback
tagged: humorous stories
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Princess Frownsalot

illustrated by John Bianchi
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
tagged: humorous stories

A hilarious medieval tale about a princess whose frown freezes to her face.

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