Presents the life and work of Beatrix Potter through drawings, photographs, letters, journal entries, excerpts, and more.
A journey and exploration into the underlying themes of J.K. Rowling's fantastically successful Harry Potter series. Drawing from her unique background and personal experiences, the author provides original insights into...
From alchemists to unicorns, here are the astonishing origins of magical creatures, the clues to hidden meanings in names, stories of real-life wizards--the stories behind the stories in the Harry Potter books.
A companion to "The Chronicles of Narnia," explaining how their creator, C.S. Lewis, came to write them, what sort of person he was, and the hidden meaning of the Narnia stories.
Two stories about a family of tiny people called the Borrowers, in which the family is kidnapped, and the youngest boy is discovered missing.
A collection of twenty-five stories by such authors as Anthony Browne, John Burningham, and Helen Oxenbury.