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Gulliver's travels ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 1,286 libraries worldwide
The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home.
The odyssey ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 1,233 libraries worldwide
Aided by the goddess Athena, warrior-king Odysseus braves the terrors and temptations of a fantastic array of creatures as his return from the Trojan War becomes a decade-long quest to reach his homeland and his faithful wife, Penelope.
Animal farm ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
This rendering of Orwell's classic is set in the beautiful Irish countryside and populated with a wide variety of barnyard animals. Chaos ensues when the animals take over the farm.
Lonesome Dove ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
The tale of two former Texas Rangers who leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana. From the re-created towns to the vast plains to the expansive cattle drive and heart-stopping stampede, it is an inspiring and enlighting experience, certain to change your views of our American heritage.
Alice in Wonderland ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 977 libraries worldwide
Alice slips down a rabbit hole into Wonderland, where she meets zany characters like the Cheshire Cat and the Mad Hatter and has a series of strange, dream-like adventures.
Dinotopia ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Two brothers crash land into a world where humans and dinosaurs coexist and interact in harmony.
Merlin ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
The legend of King Arthur, this time, from the perspective of the King's Wizard, Merlin. Merlin is a creature born of pagan magic, living in a world converting to Christianity. Merlin is beside Arthur as he gains Excalibur, builds Camelot and is betrayed by his wife, Guinevere. Merlin and Arthur are both menaced by the plots of Morgan Le Fey and Mordred, her son by Arthur, and their cohorts. Through it all, Merlin tries to keep Arthur from the destructive path set by fate.
Sarah, plain & tall. Winter's end ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 809 libraries worldwide
In the midst of a perilous winter, a mysterious stranger arrives at Jacob and Sarah's isolated Kansas farm. The stranger is John Whiting, the father who abandoned Jacob and his mother when Jacob was a young child, and Jacob is tormented by the feelings of resentment and neglect that his father's return brings to the surface in him.
Sarah, plain and tall ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
When their father invites a mail-order bride to come live with them in their prairie home, Caleb and Anna are captivated by their new mother and hope that she will stay.
Annabelle's wish ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
A lovable calf named Annabelle, who wishes to fly like one of Santa's reindeer, makes friends with Billy, a young boy who cannot talk, and a friendly bunch of barnyard animals. Annabelle shows everyone the true meaning of Christmas by making one very special wish come true.
Moby Dick ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
Sailor Ishmael tells the story of Captain Ahab, who sails on a vengeful quest to slay Moby Dick, the legendary white whale.
What the deaf man heard ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Polish and held by 627 libraries worldwide
When a supposed deaf-mute overhears a scheme that could hurt the people he loves, he enlists the help of an unlikely ally -- the local trash hauler.
Arabian nights ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
A legendary heroine, Scheherazade, saves her kingdom and her own life by seducing her husband with the fantastical tales of Aladdin, Ali Baba, and other larger-than-life heroes, warriors and djinns.
The Christmas box ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
A family is trying to make ends meet. They accept a caretaker position in one of the grand old homes in town, whose owner seems a bit aloof. When the secrets of the Christmas box are revealed a valuable lesson is learned.
Snow queen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
A young girl embarks on a journey of morphing seasons, fantastical creatures, and long frozen mysteries in a desperate quest to find her stolen love.
Mrs. Santa Claus ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Santa Claus' contributions seem to go unappreciated until she takes the sleigh to check out a new route and has to make an emergency landing in New York City, leaving Santa and his elves lost without her.
The lost child ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Adoptee Rebecca Hoffman experiences culture conflict when she brings her family to meet her birth family on a Navajo reservation.
Ellen Foster ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
Having suffered abuse and misfortune for most of her life, a young girl searches for a better life and finally finds it in the home of a loving woman with several foster children.
Jason and the Argonauts ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
A young Greek prince sees his father murdered by his uncle and flees, returning twenty years later to reclaim the throne. To save his own life, Prince Jason pledges to deliver the coveted Golden Fleece to his Uncle Pelias. Embarking with a crew of superheros, he undertakes a perilous voyage to find his destiny.
Jim Henson's Jack and the beanstalk the real story ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
When Jack uncovers an ancient family curse, he must make amends for the sins of his ancestors by traveling to a land where an immortal giant swears vengence for all eternity.
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