Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Emma's Books

Dragon Hound of Honor

Dragon Hound of Honor

Dragon: Hound of Honor Dragon: Hound of Honor (Paperback) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author) Reading level: Ages 9-12 In the noble and dangerous times of medieval France, the young knight Aubrey de Montdidier, nephew of the Count of Montargis, has been strangely murdered. His friend the brave Sieur DeNarsac, captain of the count’s men-at-arms, and Thierry, a young... [Read more]

Dumpy and His Friends on the Farm

Dumpy and His Friends on the Farm

Dumpy’s Friends on the Farm (Board book) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author) Reading level: Baby-Preschool Everyone’s busy at Merryhill Farm, there are so many things to do and so many friends to see! Join Dumpy the Dump Truck as he visits the rooster, the cow, the horse, and all of his farmyard friends!  Read More →

Dumpy and His Pals

Dumpy and His Pals

  Dumpy And His Pals Dumpy and His Pals (Board book) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Tony Walton (Illustrator) Reading level: Baby-Preschool There are so many trucks and tractors in Apple Harbor! Now children can meet them all in a chunky board book that introduces preschoolers to Dumpy’s pals and their special sayings. There’s Bee-Bee the Backhoe,... [Read more]

Dumpy and the Big Storm

Dumpy and the Big Storm

Dumpy and the Big Storm Dumpy and the Big Storm (Hardcover) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Tony Walton (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 When terrible weather hits Apple Harbor, Charlie, Pop-Up, and Dumpy rush to get ready. But they’re not the only ones who are busy-Stinky the Garbage Truck, Tommy the Tow Truck, and Big Red the Fire Engine are all out... [Read more]

Dumpy and the Firefighters

Dumpy and the Firefighters

Dumpy and the Firefighters Dumpy and the Firefighters (Paperback) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Tony Walton (Illustrator), Cassandra Boyd (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 It’s New Year’s Day in Apple Harbor, and all the villagers are celebrating at Farmer Barnes’ annual Open House, including Charlie, Pop-Up, and Dumpy the Dump Truck. But... [Read more]

Dumpy At School

Dumpy At School

Dumpy at School (Hardcover) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Tony Watson (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 Charlie, who is nervous about his first day of school, and Dumpy the Dumptruck, who is nervous about his first construction job, gradually adjust to their new settings after making new friends.  Read More →

Dumpy Saves Christmas

Dumpy Saves Christmas

Dumpy Saves Christmas Dumpy Saves Christmas (Hardcover) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author) Reading level: Ages 4-8 It’s Christmas Eve on Merryhill Farm, and Charlie can’t fall asleep. There’s a loud crash on the roof – and who should appear but Santa and a broken-down sleigh. Now how will all of the children in the world receive their presents from... [Read more]

Dumpy the Dump Truck

Dumpy the Dump Truck

Dumpy The Dump Truck Dumpy the Dumptruck (Hardcover) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Tony Walton (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 Even an old dump truck deserves a second chance. It’s a sunny morning on Merryhilll Farm and everyone has a job to do, including Bee-Bee the Backhoe and Trundle the Tractor. But one old truck is no longer working; Dumpy lies... [Read more]

Dumpy to the Rescue

Dumpy to the Rescue

Dumpy To The Rescue Dumpy to the Rescue (I Can Read Pre Level 1) (Library Binding) by Julie Edwards (Author) Many things are missing at Merryhill Farm — the cat’s milk, the baby roses, Pop-Up’s hat, and nuts and apples. Even Baby Goat is missing until Dumpy finds him. Readers will enjoy finding out how Dumpy solves the mystery in this easy-to-read adventure.  Read More →

Dumpy’s Apple Shop

Dumpy’s Apple Shop

Dumpy’s Apple Shop (My First I Can Read) (Hardcover) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Tony Walton (Illustrator), Cassandra Boyd (Illustrator) Reading level: Baby-Preschool It’s Apple Day and time for the Barnes family to set up their annual apple shop. Everyone pitches in, and Dumpy the Dump Truck wishes he could help too. Finally Dumpy finds the perfect... [Read more]

Dumpy’s Extra Busy Day

Dumpy’s Extra Busy Day

Dumpy’s Extra-busy Day (Library Binding) by Julie Edwards (Author), Tony Walton (Illustrator), Katie Boyd (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 It’s a very busy morning on the farm. Farmer Barnes is away, so Charlie and Pop-Up have lots more chores to do than usual before the school bus arrives. With a little help from Dumpy and his animal pals, Charlie just might make it to school on... [Read more]

Dumpy’s Happy Holiday

Dumpy’s Happy Holiday

Dumpy’s Happy Holidays Dumpy’s Happy Holiday (Library Binding) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author),Tony Walton (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 It’s the holiday season in Apple Harbor, and in the spirit of giving, the Barnes family — Charlie, Pop-Up, and Farmer and Mrs. Barnes — launch a charity drive for children in need. As always,... [Read more]

Dumpy’s Valentine

Dumpy’s Valentine

Dumpy’s Valentine Dumpy’s Valentine (My First I Can Read) (Paperback) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Tony Walton (Illustrator), Ruby Randig (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 It’s Valentine’s Day, and poor Trusty the Mail Truck has broken down. Dumpy offers to lend a hand, and with Charlie and Pop-Up’s help he delivers surprises... [Read more]

Julie Andrews: A Collection of Songs, Poems and Lullabies

Julie Andrews: A Collection of Songs, Poems and Lullabies

Julie Andrews Collection of Poems, Songs & Lullabies Julie Andrews’ Collection of Poems, Songs, and Lullabies (Hardcover) by Julie Andrews (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), James McMullan (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 Julie Andrews and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, have hand-selected a wonderful mix of their most cherished poems, songs, and lullabies in this rich and... [Read more]

Little Bo in Italy

Little Bo in Italy

Little Bo is back! The fearless feline is up to her globe-trotting adventures once again in this, the third installment in the Little Bo series of chapter books for young readers, Little Bo in Italy: The Continued Adventures of Bonnie Boadicea. Little Bo’s sailor friend, Billy, has signed on aboard Lord and Lady Goodlad’s handsome yacht, Legend. Bo is delighted, for now she and Billy... [Read more]

Little Bo in London

Little Bo in London

The fourth and final adventure in the Little Bo series. For Little Bo, the tiny cat with an extraordinary spirit, and her friend Billy, life just keeps getting better and better. They have traveled from England to France, sailed with the crew of the motor yacht Legend to Italy, and now are enjoying a leisurely cruise through the Mediterranean. But a scuffle with pirates cuts their journey short and... [Read more]

Raising Bookworms

Raising Bookworms

“How can I get my child to turn off the Gameboy (TV, computer etc.) and pick up a book?!” This is the question that Emma Walton Hamilton, the best-selling children’s book author, educator, and Editorial Director of the Julie Andrews Collection publishing imprint, hears the most often. Whether on a book tour with her mother and co-author, the legendary actress Julie Andrews, at speaking engagements... [Read more]

Simeon’s Gift

Simeon’s Gift

Simeons Gift Simeon’s Gift (Paperback) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Gennady Spirin (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 4-8 There once lived a humble musician named Simeon. Longing to be worthy of the beautiful Sorrel’s love, he sets off on a quest for knowledge. His journey brings many discoveries, but the vast tapestry of sounds and ideas he encounters... [Read more]

Thanks to You: Wisdom from Mother & Child

Thanks to You: Wisdom from Mother & Child

Thanks to You: Wisdom from Mother & Child   Thanks to You: Wisdom from Mother & Child (Hardcover) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author) Reading level: Baby-Preschool Thanks to you . . . a cloud becomes a castle for a king Thanks to you . . . I notice wonder in the smallest thing Children learn much about the world from their mothers. But what about the unexpected... [Read more]

The Great American Mousical

The Great American Mousical

Great American Mousical New York Times Bestseller! The Great American Mousical (Paperback) by Julie Andrews Edwards (Author), Emma Walton Hamilton (Author), Tony Walton (Illustrator) Reading level: Ages 9-12 Below the bright lights of Broadway, there sits a long-forgotten architect’s model of the great Sovereign Theater. In this secret space, a troupe of theater mice busily rehearse their own... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess

The Very Fairy Princess

A New York Times Bestseller! Do you believe in fairies? Geraldine does… And though her family and friends don’t believe her, Gerry knows for certain that she is one. In fact, she is a very fairy princess! From morning to night, Gerry does everything that fairy princesses do: she dresses in royal attire and practices her flying skills, and she is always on the lookout for problems to solve.... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess Doodle Book

The Very Fairy Princess Doodle Book

Get your glitter pens and favorite markers ready — it’s time to channel your inner artist with the Very Fairy Princess! Create your very own tiara, design gorgeous fairy princess wings, and draw unique costumes and creations in this book brimming with activities bound to entertain and delight for hours on end. From schooltime fun to adventures at home and with friends, each page offers... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess Follows Her Heart

The Very Fairy Princess Follows Her Heart

It’s Valentine’s Day, one of Geraldine’s favorite times of year! She gets out her very best glitter to make cards for her family and friends at school, trying extra hard to think of ways to showcase all of their special qualities. But when Gerry gets to school and realizes she accidentally took a folder of Daddy’s work papers instead of the cards she worked so hard on –... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess Sparkles in the Snow

The Very Fairy Princess Sparkles in the Snow

The Winter Wonderland Festival is just around the corner, and Gerry knows this is her moment to SHINE! She’s the most enthusiastic singer around, so she’s certain her music teacher will choose her to perform the solo. She takes every opportunity to show him her VERY best voice-during rehearsal, during lunchtime, and even during recess. When a professional singer is given the solo instead, Gerry... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess Takes the Stage

The Very Fairy Princess Takes the Stage

Everyone’s favorite fairy princess is back and just in time for her ballet recital. At first, when Gerry is cast as the Court Jester and not the Crystal Princess, she is dismayed — nothing is pink and no one can see her crown under her silly jester hat! But just as the recital looks like it’s headed for disaster, our ever-energetic very fairy princess swoops in to save the day! Gerry’s... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess: A Fairy Merry Christmas (Passport to Reading, Level 1)

The Very Fairy Princess: A Fairy Merry Christmas (Passport to Reading, Level 1)

It’s almost Christmas, and for Geraldine that means it’s time for snowflakes, presents, and decorations galore. When her mom suggests that their family exchange homemade gifts this year, Gerry gets to work in her Very Fairy Princess Workshop crafting perfect presents that will show everyone how much she thinks they sparkle. With full-color illustrations throughout, this leveled reader is perfect... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess: A Spooky, Sparkly Halloween

The Very Fairy Princess: A Spooky, Sparkly Halloween

Gerry is in search of the PERFECT costume – one that will look just right with her wings and crown. Her imagination runs wild, and she decides on a flowing angel outfit (complete with a sparkly halo, of course). Gerry and her friends are so excited for the big day…until an accidental spill threatens to ruin EVERYTHING! What is a fairy princess to do? Thankfully, Gerry knows just how to... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess: Attitude of Gratitude

The Very Fairy Princess: Attitude of Gratitude

It’s Gratitude Day at school! Gerry is ready to be grateful and kind all day long. She’s excited to give her best compliments, she’s donated a beautiful painting to her class’s art gallery, and she even has the perfect jar contribution ready for the food drive. But when disaster strikes, it’s tough to stay grateful–even on Gratitude Day! Can Gerry prove that a fairy... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess: Graduation Girl!

The Very Fairy Princess: Graduation Girl!

The end of the school year is here, and Very Fairy Princess Gerry is getting ready to graduate! She always loves a celebration, but can’t help but feel a little sad as she empties her cubby, takes down her art projects, and says goodbye to her class pet, Houdini the hamster. She’s also a little nervous about leaving Miss Pym… what if her new teacher doesn’t let Gerry wear her... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess: Here Comes the Flower Girl

The Very Fairy Princess: Here Comes the Flower Girl

Gerry is asked to be the flower girl in Aunt Sue’s wedding, and she couldn’t be more excited. Her imagination runs wild with thoughts of extravagant decorations, a billowy white gown, and hundreds of guests. When she finds out the bride prefers a small celebration, Gerry can’t help but be disappointed… but she soon realizes that having the wedding in her own backyard will let... [Read more]

The Very Fairy Princess: Teacher’s Pet (Passport to Reading, Level 1)

The Very Fairy Princess: Teacher’s Pet (Passport to Reading, Level 1)

Gerry has a week off from school for Spring Break, and she’s given a very special job – watching over the class pet, Houdini the hamster! Gerry wants to make sure Houdini feels right at home, so she learns his favorite snacks, reads him stories, and even paints him a picture of her classroom. But then, the hamster darts right out of his cage and goes missing! It’s time for Gerry to put on her... [Read more]