Zero was created to help children understand the number system and to gain a greater comprehension of the number zero in a fun and friendly dialogue with the other cardinal numbers. Paper cut out dolls come to life to help children count to ten and explore the concept of zero. Zero is a positive book about friendship. This edition is in black and white.
2 dolls and 16 costumes reprinted from rare original edition published by The Saalfield Publishing Company in 1937. Also included are period playthings and accessories: toy horse and dog, hats, purses, toy soldier, as well as black-and-white photographs of Shirley wearing the original outfits. 33 full-color illustrations. Introduction.
My name is Eleanor Kerchner. You can call me the Queen. I died in 1895. Now it's time to play. It is a chilling ghost story by the bestselling author of The Spiderwick Chronicles, Holly Black. Recipient of a Newbery Honor Award. It is an ALA Notable Book. It is a Kirkus Reviews Best Book. It is a School Library Journal Best Book. It is a Booklist Editor's Choice Books for Youth.
A magical selection of short stories including Tubby Makes A Mistake, The Strange Sailor Doll, He'd Better Be Careful and The Doll in the Cushion. Each tale contains charming and loveable characters and there is always a moral to the story! Children will fall in love with Enid Blyton's comforting creations, illustrated with detailed black and white line drawings.
*Black and white version*Hanna and Hank are two very happy Turkeys. They love the holidays, spending time together, and having fun. Won t you join them?This is a paper doll and activity book, all in one. Plenty of fun for children of all ages.
The coloring book features black-outlined drawings of Kokeshi dolls, traditional Japanese kimonos, accessories (fans, sashes, bows, etc.), and wigs. Kids can color the outfits and the dolls and/or add in any of the 75 stickers included in the book.
This coloring book features black-outlined drawings of dolls from different countries and regions of the world, each with its own distinctive costume. The pages are partly colored and partly left blank for kids to color in the dolls' outfits and accessories, accenting their masterpieces with selections from the three pages of stickers. Countries/regions featured include: the Artic, Bali, China, Egypt, India, Mexico, Peru, Polynesia, Russia, Botswana, Spain, and Sweden.
The Sword Master of Black Iron is kicked out of the Magic Guild when he's unable to follow an order to destroy the beautiful doll called Fiona. Then one night, his servant Nomi comes home with a letter for him. What are the contents of this letter and why is Nomi so afraid to present it to his master? Also included in this volume are Mi-Kyung Kim's early short stories "Strawberry Children," "Alien House" and "The Reason Why I'm Poor and Burdened.
Black Women Erotica (BwWm) I like excitement now and then. And I like younger, shy White guys. Shyness can be cured! Includes: Threesomes and Moresomes - Linda and the Voodoo Doll - Hot Times.
Young inventor Frank Rude, Jr. is confident that his airship Thunderbird will win the first world's first Transatlantic Race. All he and his crew including cousin Charlie, sister Inanna, detective Denver Doll, the Woman in Black and orphans PS and Kurt have to do is escape from a floating island and its giant snake guardian, defeat a group of Fenian terrorists, retrieve a precious religious artifact and rout an exotic animal smuggler.
Sammy Doll is a comedy about a an so desperate to save his doll factory that he decides to market one of his dolls to white children only. Kyle Greene quickly gets the publicity he wanted and just as quickly finds himself embroiled in a mess he never imagined. Black and white customers begin to fight in stores for the dolls. A store owner tries to resist selling the dolls but opts to make money instead.
Bring characters from favorite stories to life with creative stitchery! This unique guide to making cloth dolls offers patterns for the eternal optimist, Pollyanna, as well as Dorothy from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and Mary of The Secret Garden. Ther book also features patterns for clothes, pets, and accessories. Easy-to-follow instructions include 263 black-and-white illustrations, plus an eight-page color insert.
Hubert de Givenchy designed exclusive fashions for a clientele that included princesses, heiresses, and movie stars. Audrey Hepburn, Givenchy's most ardent patron, sported hishaute couture creations both off screen and on. These three paper dolls model 30 of the designer's elegant dresses, suits, gowns, and other garments from the 1950s 80s. Famous movie costumes include the "little black dresses" fromSabrina and Breakfast at Tiffany's.
What happens when a broken doll is touched by stardust? She becomes a ghost doll, of course! The newly awakened Ghost Doll and her companion Jasper, a mangy black cat, set off in search of a safe place to live. But the city is new and dangerous territory for Ghost Doll (who fell asleep in quieter times). The noise and rush of traffic terrifies her, and as for the new style of toy complete with computer chip and battery she can t think of anything worse.
Relax, Discover, and Color the magic of the Grayscale Coloring Fantasy Dolls Vol. 4Adult Coloring Book by Misschantress. A beautiful GRAYSCALE coloring book featuring amazing realistic illustrations. Each image is printed on black paper so you can add your own vibrant color. This book includes 20 unique different hand crafted illustrations. PLUS 2 miniature palette testers of each image in the book that let's you explore with different color schemes and try out your materials.
Dress Grav3yardGirl in skull t-shirts, leopard-print pants, black leather jackets, and other slinky styles! Fans of YouTube style sensation Grav3yardGirl, aka Bunny Meyer, will love this collection of two dolls and 34 outfits. Bunny has selected favorite items from her unique wardrobe, including cocktail dresses, a vintage Victorian ensemble, and red tartan knickers.
Relax, Discover, and Color the magic of the Grayscale Coloring Fantasy Dolls Vol. 3Adult Coloring Book by Misschantress. A beautiful GRAYSCALE coloring book featuring amazing realistic illustrations. Each image is printed on black paper so you can add your own vibrant color. This book includes 20 unique different hand crafted illustrations. PLUS 2 miniature palette testers of each image in the book that let's you explore with different color schemes and try out your materials.
My name is Ruby. I live with Barbara and Mick. They're not my real parents, but they tell me what to do, and what to say. I'm supposed to say that the bruises on my arms and the black eye came from falling down the stairs. But there are things I won't say. I won't tell them I'm going to hunt for my real parents. I don't say a word about Shadow, who sits on the stairs, or the Wasp Lady I saw on the way to bed.
When Michelle is three years old, she receives a very special gift: a black-eyed doll named Beth. From the first day they meet, Michelle and Beth become best friends and do everything together. They share their tears, their dreams, and their fears. Beth is a good listener and a good companion; she hopes their time together will never end. As Michelle becomes a teenager, Beth notices that Michelle is changing.
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Artist Songbook). Features 15 of the best from this New York trio all the songs from their '98 album (including the smash singles Black Balloon and Iris ), plus 2 additional huge hits, Long Way Down and Name.
A Doll s Christmas Wish is a story of a vintage child sized doll told through the perspective of the doll. It is illustrated with black and white, sepia toned and faded photographs depicting the doll s early Christmases with her girl and full color photographs depicting the more modern scenes. The book puts the reader right into the middle of the story as the doll is sitting in someone s garage after being pulled from the trash a few days before Christmas.
When the American ambassador to Russia is assassinated, the CIA discovers that he was involved in black market racketeering in Moscow and hiding funds in bank accounts in the Caymans. Former CIA agent, David Matthews, is called back into the Company and assigned to follow the ambassador s beautiful, young widow, who is leaving for Moscow that evening.
One of the comic-book greats, Ernie Colon, treats readers by vividly illustrating four chilling mysteries based on the classic radio horror show Inner Sanctum Mysteries. Illustrated with his trademark black-and-white style, the terror within includes a doll that cries out the name of the devil, a grotesque enslaver that only one man can see and the story of someone buried alive!
Nilajah broke her pretty brown doll. Will a pink doll be as much fun? Nilajah's Dolls explores the effects of Black girls playing with non-Black dolls. By showing the physical and cultural effects of euro-worship, this book encourages self-esteem and racial pride in young Black girls. Nilajah's Dolls reminds parents to consider the effects of buying certain toys for their children.
Sentient robots, known as dolls, star in this thriller by Matthew Gold, the first volume in a series known as The Academy. The Wonders at Your Feet transports the reader to a not-too-distant world of private police forces, celebrity gangsters, fantasies and the promise that technology can solve any problem. Although the public views dolls as convenient objects, they hold a secret: each comes from a human mind, bought and sold in a hidden black market, both with consent and otherwise.
No money. No ID. No way home. Uptight attorney Jack Almeida is still reeling from a devastating loss when he finds himself saddled with an unorthodox seatmate on an ill-fated flight to New York. Blinded by heartbreak, Jack is unmoved by Nina Grammio s inviting smiles and relentless attempts at conversation. It didn t matter that she smelled like heaven on Earth, had a face that belonged on a black Barbie doll, and was filling out those leather pants so alluringly it should ve been illegal.
The Black Doll, a little-known and never-produced screenplay by the celebrated artist and writer Edward Gorey (19252000), dishes up a rambunctious romp of a plot, featuring vile villains, wicked women, sinister socialites, and a horrified heroine. Its the stuff of many a silent melodrama but imbued with classic Gorey convolutions. Written in 1973 and originally published in Scenario magazine in 1998, The Black Doll has been missing from Gorey libraries until now
(Easy Piano Play-Along). Each volume in the Easy Piano CD Play-Along series comes with a CD of orchestrated arrangements, and includes matching custom arrangements in easy piano format. With these book/CD packs you can: * Play the easy piano arrangements along with the orchestrations * Play the easy piano arrangements as solos, without the CD * Listen to complete performances of each song * Sing along with the recordings This pack features 10 beloved jazz tunes: Bewitched * Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me * Don't Get Around Much Anymore * How Deep Is the Ocean * I'm Beginning to See the Light * It Might as Well Be Spring * My Funny Valentine * Satin Doll * Stardust * That Old Black Magic.
Bound and determined, Brianna and her favorite stuffed animal, a black-and-white cow named Mrs. Moomoo, set off on a search for magic. Follow along with them on their fun and exciting journey. The childhood friends search for magic in all kinds of things, from toys and dolls to blocks and crayons, they keep their spirits high and never give up hope.
Another realistic doll to encourage self-love among black kids. It's lightweight so just enough to be carried anywhere by your child. This is an exclusive trial product. Prices are likely to go higher for future releases.
Second in the Creative Crafters series, this book includes 12 original patterns for creating hats and shoes for contemporary dolls in three popular sizes: 18 inches, 15 inches and 8 inches. From a sporty baseball cap and sneakers to an elegant fur-trimmed black hat and black shoes or an entertaining top hat and tap shoes, this versatile collection of accessories will complete any doll's wardrobe.
41cm (16") anatomically correct, fully jointed vinyl bathable doll. Suitable for ages 18 months
41cm (16") anatomically correct, fully jointed vinyl bathable doll. Suitable for ages 18 months
A fairy tale paper doll collection! Featuring 4 paper dolls (2 princes and 2 princesses) with 12 full-color costume pages and 2 black & white coloring pages. Includes Snow White, Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Rapunzel, Red Riding Hood, the Little Mermaid, Goldilocks, Sleeping Beauty, the Snow Queen, Prince Charming, and the Frog Prince. Each character has a themed wardrobe and can mix & match! Have fun telling your own tales with this set!
Midnight and Moonlight are not much alike at all. Midnight is sleek and black; Moonlight is fluffy and white. But when they ride in a box from the pet store to a new home, the two cats quickly become best friends. Even though Moonlight loves doll beds, being cradled, and guarding an aquarium full of fish, Midnight would rather curl up with a dog, climb a tree, or catch a mouse.
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). This second edition features a new mix of 46 swingin' favorites! Includes: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy * In the Mood * It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) * Java Jive * Jump, Jive an' Wail * King Porter Stomp * Rag Mop * Satin Doll * Steppin' Out with My Baby * Stompin' at the Savoy * Take the "A" Train * That Old Black Magic * Woodchopper's Ball * Zoot Suit Riot * more!
Many people enjoy collecting antique figures, dolls, toys, containers, sheet music. etc. that show black people in all styles of dress and function. They often depict famous people, musicians, and advertising figures, and the variations are many. This book displays 425 colour images from several private collections, each item described with measurements and an estimated value range.
If you've ever watched a bull rider desperately hang on to the back of a bull till the buzzer sounds or shaken your head in amazement as a cowboy picks himself off the ground after being tossed around like a rag doll, this book will tell you why they do it. In his own words, Champion Bull Rider Abe Morris recounts the story of his rodeo career from the beginning as a boy in New Jersey at the Cowtown Rodeo through his time at the University of Wyoming and follows the triumphs and disappointments of competing around the country as one of the very few black rodeo cowboys.
More than thirty years of the author's commentary on music and culture is sampled in this collection of contentious and perceptive writings that examine such diverse topics as Mariah Carey, Public Enemy, Disco, hip-hop, The New York Dolls, Europop, metal, and more. Simultaneous.
Doll's World's Little Treasure is one precious jewel! This adorable little baby comes with her own pretty romper suit and hat. Put the dummy in Little Treasure's mouth or feed her from the bottle when she's thirsty. Little Treasure is 38cm tall and ideal for ages 18 months and up.
Visitors to Cuba will notice that Afro-Cuban figures and references are everywhere: in popular music and folklore shows, paintings and dolls of Santería saints in airport shops, and even restaurants with plantation themes. InPerforming Afro-Cuba, Kristina Wirtz examines how the animation of Cuba s colonial past and African heritage through such figures and performances not only reflects but also shapes the Cuban experience of Blackness.
The Quality Companion provides the first dedicated look at the prolific Golden Age publisher which spawned a treasure trove of beautiful art and classic characters, including the modern-day "Freedom Fighters" - Uncle Sam, Phantom Lady, Black Condor, The Ray, Human Bomb, and Doll Man - as well as Plastic Man, the Blackhawks, and others now under the DC Comics umbrella.
As New 0307586561 159pp including index 20 characters and 16 customizable dolls on card stock, and creative paper projects.
Large 46cm (18") soft bodied doll with vinyl head, hands and feet. Bonny Baby loves cuddles - she's the perfect size and squidginess! Lie her down for nap time to see her eyes close. Her pretty 'love' motif short romper suit has a velcro fastening for easy undressing, and her matching hat is attached to the romper by a ribbon to ensure it doesn't go astray.
Meet Tara, an exquisite black beauty, soft Vinyl 12inch doll with awesome and versatile curly dark hair. She is a real life looking doll with pretty deep chocolate fixed eyes. She comes in the outfit pictured with a matching headband. Her clothes are not permanently fixed so they can be changed with other compatible outfits for similar sized dolls. She comes ready to take home in an attractive pink backpack which also includes a play hair brush, a mirror and a Plastic bottle.
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Studies the formulation of racial attitudes in pre-school children through research on playmate and doll selection, portrait drawings, and stories, and offers specific measures to counteract early prejudice
On July 21, 1578, the Mexican town of Tecamachalco awoke to news of a scandal. A doll-like effigy hung from the door of the town's church. Its two-faced head had black chicken feathers instead of hair. Each mouth had a tongue sewn onto it, one with a forked end, the other with a gag tied around it. Signs and symbols adorned the effigy, including asambenito, the garment that the Inquisition imposed on heretics.
Black Dolls: Hardback: Radius Books: 9781934435892: 24 Mar 2015
Fine. No Jacket 16mo-over 5¾"-6¾" tall. Book is tight with no markings, great copy.
The Ghost of Sychaeus: At length, in dead of night, the ghost appearsOf her unhappy lord: the specter stares, And, with erected eyes, his bloody bosom bares. The cruel altars and his fate he tells-The AeneidThe literature of classical antiquity bristles with witches, ghosts, magic books, curses, voodoo-dolls, and other fiendish monsters. This book covers the literature of both Greek and Roman cultures over a period of more than a thousand years, through the advent of Christianity.
Fine in near fine jacket 231pp. Large quarto [30.5cm]. Gray cloth covered boards with gray stamped spine title. Tiniest amount of shelf wear to dust jacket.
The Bride Wore Black" features heartwarming stories from long ago. The stories are illustrated by beautiful Patti Playpal dolls, so willing to be models. This book is not just for doll collectors. Anyone will enjoy the full-page color photo extravaganza and the heartwarming stories about weddings and family.
Essays in the The Prettier Doll focus on the same local controversy: in 2001,a third-grade girl in Colorado submitted an experiment to the school science fair. She asked 30 adults and 30 fifth-graders which of two Barbie dolls was prettier. One doll was black, the other white, and each wore a different colored dress. All of the adults picked the Barbie in the purple dress, while nearly all of the fifth graders picked the white Barbie.