Graduation is also commencement: the beginning
of a new life stage. These books for grads—whether
they're leaving college, high school, or even middle
school—celebrate the changes to come and make
the transitions smoother and sweeter.
This charming introduction to colors, shapes, and animals
has been delighting children all over the world for ten years! There is a surprise on every peek-a-boo page, where textured shapes magically turn into colorful creatures perfect for a toddler's touching. ...
The Dwindling Party by Edward Gorey. New York:
Random House, 1982. Sturdy cardboard stock, 5 double pages of pop-up with pull tabs and turn dials are in wonderful working order. Each page, starting with the seven on the cover, takes ...
The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje. New York:
Knopf, 1988. First printing. A rare copy of the first edition of this highly successful novel, turned into a movie starring Ralph Fiennes. Small owner name to first end page.