Odin-Thor, Bookbear Extraordinaire
Odin-Thor is widely regarded as the handsomest and most revered staffmember at Dragonfly Books. Adventurer, Viking, Teddy Bear, and Master Storyteller: there’s nothing Odin-Thor can’t do!
You're most likely to catch him captaining his ship, The Tradewind; reading his favorite picture books; sneaking a nap in the back room; or flaunting his stylish and 100% historically-acurate viking helmet. He is very cuddly, but can also be very fierce.
Whatever you do, do not make fun of his hat.
The Caldecott medal-winning d'Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the All-father, Thor the Thunder-god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods.
Perfect for fans of the classic We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, this adventurous and endearing picture book follows a little boy searching high and low for his missing bear. Features a surprise ending!
Where is Bear?
Is Bear in the dresser?
Is Bear in the bathroom?
Is Bear on the swing?
A #1 New York Times Bestseller and Winner of the Caldecott Medal about the remarkable true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh.
In 1914, Harry Colebourn, a veterinarian on his way to tend horses in World War I, followed his heart and rescued a baby bear. He named her Winnie, after his hometown of Winnipeg, and he took the bear to war.
Every Christmas Eve, the Master puts out rice pudding for the tomtes to say thank you for their help around the house during the year. Recently, however, the Master has forgotten, and Mama tomte knows he will forget again this year.
The elves hatch a plot to steal a bowl of Christmas porridge, without being seen, so that Papa tomte doesn't get angry.
From the authors who wrote and illustrated Ola, Leif the Lucky, and Children of the Northlights comes their collection of Norwegian folktales. First printed in 1938, this selection of timeless stories returns to enchant audiences all over again.$19.95ISBN: 9781592701933Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Enchanted Lion Books - Enchanted Lion Books - September 13th, 2016
A fun twist on an old fairytale called "The Troll with No Heart," The Heartless Troll is about a troll who's hidden his heart and the seventh son of a king who goes in search of his six brothers. The young man's journey brings him to a mountain, a captive princess, and a terrifying troll.$17.99ISBN: 9780399252969Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 5th, 2009
A bestselling modern classic that has been a family favorite for over 25 years.
When Nicki drops his white mitten in the snow, he goes on without realizing that it is missing.$8.99ISBN: 9781681520599Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Amicus Ink - February 2nd, 2016
Get your youngest sports fans reading with these fun books about football's greatest superstars! Action photos and simple, fact-filled text combine to engage new readers. Each book features mini-biographies of fan favorites from one NFL team, covering each player's greatest accomplishments and what made him such an outstanding player.