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Wilma's World: Good Advice from a Good Dog

by Rae Dunn

Welcome to Wilma's World, where life is full of joy and adventure lies around every corner. This charming book of photographs celebrates the wise insights of a special dog whose musings remind us to slow down and see the beauty in simple things. Wilma's handmade style and playful personality will inspire adventurous spirits everywhere.

Wilson and Miss Lovely

by John Stadler

A charming school story with a twist--new from John Stadler!Wilson had just finished his first week of school and could not wait for the next one to begin. He was very fond of his new teacher, Miss Lovely. But something was wrong that day--very wrong. There were no school buses, the school itself was empty, and something strange was approaching. Undeterred and ever-hopeful that he would see Miss Lovely soon, Wilson went through his normal school day alone--he did his math lesson alone, his science lesson alone, sent himself to the principal's office when he was naughty, and more, but still . . . something was approaching.Stadler skillfully uses gatefold flaps to keep the suspense mounting until we find out just who--or what--was approaching.Readers will love following Wilson and his day at school right out of a Twilight Zone episode in this funny, sweet, and sometimes scary story.

Wilson the Worrier

by Carol Greathouse

Wilson is a worrier. His sister, Katrina, never seems to worry about anything. That is, until they get to the park.

Wind Dancer

by Chris Platt

Can a rescued horse help Ali get through to her brother, who has returned from Afghanistan with PTSD? Ali used to love horses. But that was before the accident, when she was injured and her pony died. Before her brother Danny joined the military. Now Danny has returned from Afghanistan. He's learning to walk with the prosthetic that has replaced one of his legs, but he can't seem to find a way to reconnect with family and friends. Withdrawn and quick to anger, Danny suffers from terrible nightmares and frightening mood changes. When Ali realizes that an elderly neighbor has been neglecting her horses, she decides she has to act. Can Ali rise above her painful memories and love a horse again? And can Wind Dancer, also injured and traumatized, help Danny rediscover meaning in his life?

Wind Dancers #10: Merry-Go-Horses

by Tara Larsen Chang Sibley Miller Jo Gershman

The Wind Dancers--Kona, Brisa, Sumatra, and Sirocco--are back with four more full-color illustrated titles sure to delight the imaginations of horse-loving little girls everywhere.When the Wind Dancers find themselves at a county fair, they are enchanted by everything there is to see (from the show jumping horses to the English pleasure rides) and do (riding horses that, astonishingly, look just like them). Carousel rides, anyone?

Wind Dancers #11: Horsey Trails

by Tara Larsen Chang Sibley Miller Jo Gershman

The Wind Dancers--Kona, Brisa, Sumatra, and Sirocco--are back with four more full-color illustrated titles sure to delight the imaginations of horse-loving little girls everywhere.Trail rides, camping out in tents, classic activities. Horse camp sounds great--especially to four fanciful horses! Will the Wind Dancers enjoy their rugged outing among the big horses and campers, or will they become homesick for the comforts of home sweet tree house? For bonus information, contests, and more Wind Dancers fun, visit the Breyer Wind Dancers Website.

Wind Dancers #12: Magic Horses--or Not?

by Tara Larsen Chang Sibley Miller Jo Gershman

The Wind Dancers--Kona, Brisa, Sumatra, and Sirocco--are back with four more full-color illustrated titles sure to delight the imaginations of horse-loving little girls everywhere.Wanting to be loved the way real, big horses are, the Wind Dancers carelessly wish away their magic. Now they have to act all grown up (and do things that regular horses do, like go to the vet, and put on horseshoes), even though they are still pint-sized and still invisible to people!For bonus information, contests, and more Wind Dancers fun, visit the Breyer Wind Dancers website.

Wind Dancers #5: Heads Up, Horses!

by Sibley Miller

The Wind Dancers--Kona, Brisa, Sumatra, and Sirocco--are back with four more full-color illustrated titles sure to delight the imaginations of horse-loving little girls everywhere.The four Wind Dancers are a team--they're family. That is, until Kona, the leader of the quartet, who might just be a little competitive, decides to break up the foursome for a soccer game with the real-life horses, because winning at all costs is what matters. Or does it?

Wind Dancers #6: Horses Her Way

by Tara Larsen Chang Sibley Miller Jo Gershman

The Wind Dancers--Kona, Brisa, Sumatra, and Sirocco--are back with four more full-color illustrated titles sure to delight the imaginations of horse-loving little girls everywhere.Beautiful Brisa, with her sunset-pink coat and blonde mane and tail, happily sets out to make the world--and everything in it, including her fellow Wind Dancers--as lovely as she is. Sounds like a plan--that only one horse can love!

Wind Dancers #7: A Horse, Of Course!

by Sibley Miller

Inspired by Career Day at their neighboring school, the Wind Dancers decide to explore what they can do and be too--from a police horse to a performance horse, from a race horse to a ranch horse, with funny and surprising results.

Wind Dancers #8: Hungry as a Horse

by Sibley Miller

The Wind Dancers--Kona, Brisa, Sumatra, and Sirocco--are back with four more full-color illustrated titles sure to delight the imaginations of horse-loving little girls everywhere.Sirocco, the lone colt among a trio of fillies, is always hungry. Will he lose his appetite when his fellow Wind Dancers challenge him to learn to cook, or will he become a chef extraordinaire?

Wind Dancers #9: A Horse's Best Friend

by Tara Larsen Chang Sibley Miller Jo Gershman

The Wind Dancers--Kona, Brisa, Sumatra, and Sirocco--are back with four more full-color illustrated titles sure to delight the imaginations of horse-loving little girls everywhere.Puppy love abounds when an adorable little black-and-white doggie finds himself lost in the Wind Dancers' dandelion meadow. Finders keepers, right? If only taking care of a puppy by four (tiny themselves) magical horses were so easy!

The Wind in the Willows

by Kenneth Grahame

The classic story of Mole, Rat, Toad, Badger and the wonderful adventures they share As spring begins to bloom across the countryside, so too does Mole’s desire to leave his underground home and venture into the wilds above. His journey delivers him to the banks of a river—the first Mole has ever seen—and to the blue-and-white boat captained by Rat. Their camaraderie sparked, Mole and Rat continue into the Wild Wood, meeting up with the cantankerous Badger and the impulsive Toad. No stranger to calamity, Toad and his reckless habits—including a tendency toward spectacular car crashes—will get the four friends into heaps of trouble, but their steadfast loyalty to one another always sees them through.The Wind in the Willows is a charming, unforgettable ode to friendship and one of the most cherished children’s stories of all time. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.

The Wind in the Willows: In Easy-to-Read Type (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)

by Kenneth Grahame

Beloved classic of children's literature recounts the antic adventures of an engaging assembly of animals who are its central characters: the shy but curious Mole, the extremely personable Water Rat; Badger, a philosophical recluse; and pleasure-seeking Toad of Toad Hall. Newly abridged, with 31 illustrations.

The Wind in the Willows

by Kenneth Grahame

The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger.

The Wind in the Willows

by Kenneth Grahame Susan Cooper

Considered a masterpiece of contemporary fiction by many, this charming idyll about Toad, Rat, Mole, and Badger represents the best of British whimsical fantasy. Kenneth Grahame's creatures endearingly share friendship (and tea) alongside the River, as together they face the turmoil of modern life and the pleasures of Arcadia.

The Wind in the Willows: The Junior Novel

by Kenneth Grahame Ellen Miles

The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger.

The Wind in the Willows (abridged)

by Kenneth Grahame G. C. Barrett

The exciting and hilarious adventures of Toad, Rat, Mole, and Badger are retold for young readers in this thoughtfully abridged volume.

Wind Rider

by Susan Williams

Fern dreams of riding on a wild horse's back, as fleet as the wind. She makes pets of small animals and watches the bison herds as they pound over the endless grasses of the steppe. Chafing at the inequality of being female, she longs for the freedom her twin brother enjoys to run free in the wilderness. One day in early spring, Fern secretly rescues a young horse mired in the bog, names her Thunder, and tames her enough to ride. But the people of her tribe are distrustful of her bond with nature. Is she a witch? Fern's future looks bleak until a silent man in a rival tribe, known only as The Nameless One, teaches her about patience-and love. Susan Williams's lyrical prose makes this journey to prehistoric western Asia at once inspiring and heart wrenching.

Windborn (Guardian Herd #4)

by David Mcclellan Jennifer Lynn Alvarez

Perfect for fans of the Warriors and the Guardians of Ga'Hoole series, the action-packed fourth and final book in this first arc of the Guardian Herd series follows Star and his nemesis, Nightwing, as they face off in an epic battle that will end everything. <P><P>Star and his friends have been through constant struggle, and now Star faces his toughest, most deadly challenge yet. Nightwing the Destroyer has captured all the pegasi of Anok, including Star's friends. And when Star learns of Nightwing's deadly plan for the captured herd, he knows the time has come to fight. <P><P>With no one to turn to but his enemy Frostfire, Star searches Anok with Frostfire to track down Nightwing. And as a violent storm approaches, Star and Nightwing face off amid quaking lands, dangerous winds, and blazing fires, in a battle to end all battles--and one that will determine the fate of all the pegasi in Anok.

Windchaser (Dinotopia Series)

by Scott Ciencin

Dinotopia--a land where intelligent dinosaurs and shipwrecked humans have built a land of mystical beauty. Two boys are stranded and one has a dark plan in mind for Dinotopia.

The Windward Road

by Archie Carr

The Windward Road, published in 1956, made history. When Archie Carr began to rove the Caribbean to write about sea turtles, he saw that their numbers were dwindling. Out of this appeal to save them grew the first ventures in international sea turtle conservation and the establishment of the Caribbean Conservation Corporation.In addition to sea turtle biology, Carr recorded his general impressions, producing a natural history sprinkled with colorful stories.

Windy Webley

by K. M. Peyton

Webley is a fine black army horse, ridden by a soldier called Fred. But he is not a very GOOD army horse. When he gets bored, he crosses his eyes, drops his ears out sideways and hangs his tongue out. And when he gets very bored, he lifts his tail and makes a rude noise. . . A delightful and light-hearted horsey tale.

Wingbeats and Heartbeats

by Dave Books

Wingbeats and Heartbeats is a wingshooter's odyssey to the wild places where, at the end of the day, the companionship of faithful gun dogs and good friends matters more than a bulging game bag. In this sometimes humorous and sometimes poignant collection of essays, Dave Books celebrates a time-honored connection to the land and the hard-earned hunting rewards of an outdoor life. Through these essays, readers tag along on adventures in the forests of Wisconsin and Minnesota, the fields of Iowa and North Dakota, the prairies of eastern Montana and Nebraska, the mountains of western Montana and Idaho, and the deserts of Arizona. Books also writes of the game birds that hunters pursue and admire: grouse, quail, woodcock, doves, chukars, Hungarian partridge, and waterfowl. A heartfelt tribute to the freedom and magic of the hunt, Wingbeats and Heartbeats is a book that has much to say about work and fun, success and failure, and the sights, sounds, and smells of a day afield.

The Winged Colt of Casa Mia

by Betsy Byars

There's no such thing as a colt with wings--is there?When Charles arrives at his Uncle Coot's Texas ranch from back East, he's sure that books have taught him everything he needs to know about horses. He wants to prove he's a cowboy just like his uncle, a retired movie stunt rider, who knows Charles is out of his element. But when a neighbor's mare gives birth to a miraculous colt with wings, Charles and Coot realize that they both have much more to learn. They grow to love the colt, named Alado, or "Winged One." Still, it's no easy feat caring for a mythical creature, especially when it can fly. Can Charles and Coot protect Alado--and each other? This ebook features an illustrated biography of Betsy Byars including rare images from the author's personal collection.

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