Storytellers Ink
 

Storytellers Ink Books: Elementary School Books


Photo Animal U.

A fable about a group of animals who take over a university and assume human roles, attitudes and behaviors. The only Children's story written by celebrated Canadian author, Robertson Davies.

Author:

Robertson Davies

Illustrator:

Malcolm Wells

36 pages full color Grade: 4th - 6th
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-23-1

Photo A Bug C

Our charming alphabet book, featuring 26 different insects and zany ways to remember the letters. Children will enjoy learning their letters with these wonderful little creatures assigned to each one.

Author:

Edna Romero

Illustrator:

Edna Romero

48 pages full color Grade: Pre-K through 2
$10.95
ISBN: ISBN 0-910303-19-3

Photo Bravara, Eagle Thunderbolt

A folktale about a young eagle who becomes ostracized from his community. With a little encouragement, he learns to have confidence in his abilities and overcomes his fears. His leadership, strength and conviction result in the return to a better life for his community.

Author:

Thomas Langeloh

Illustrator:

Malcolm Wells

48 pages full color Grade: 4th - 6th
$11.95
ISBN: 1-880812-26-6

Photo Call of Africa

Based on the author's real life experiences in the wilds of Africa, this story explores the true nature of animals, and the predator chain.

Author:

and Photos by

Thelma Chait

Illustrator:

Malcolm Wells

64 pages full color Grade: 4th - 7th
$10.95
ISBN: 1-8808120-29-0

Photo Every Wall a Ladder

The inspiring true story of John Johnson, a young African-American boy who rose from poverty to become one of the most influential and successful businessmen in America.

Author:

John H. Johnson

Illustrator:

Photos provided by Mr. Johnson

169 pages Grade: 6th - 8th
$11.95
ISBN: 1-880812-22-3

Photo Father Goose and His Goslings

The true story of Bill Lishman's childhood dream to fly with the birds and how his dream becomes a reality! It's a fascinating journey to restore Trumpeter swan migratory routes to the east coast of America. His story was the inspiration behind the movie "Fly Away Home."

Author:

Bill Lishman

Illustrator:

Jack McMaster

72 pages in color Grade: 4th -6th
$10.95
ISBN: 0-9623072-8-9

Photo Firefly Joe

A self-assured firefly named Joe proudly demonstrates what he can do in this vivid and charming early reader. 

Author:

Dr. Mary Jane Flynn

Illustrator:

Dr. Mary Jane Flynn

36 pages full color Grade: Pre-K through 1st
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-19-3

Photo I Thought I Heard a Tiger Roar

An amusing rhyming tale about a young boy with a grand imagination, who conjures up both humorous and scary visits to his dreams.

Author:

Dr. Mary Jane Flynn

Illustrator:

Dr. Mary Jane Flynn

60 pages full color Grade: 2nd -3rd
$11.95
ISBN: 0-9623072-7-0

Photo If a Seahorse Wore a Saddle

This jaunty little seahorse will capture your heart as he learns what a difference kindness and tolerance has on a friendship.

Author:

Dr. Mary Jane Flynn

Illustrator:

Dr. Mary Jane Flynn

48 pages full color Grade: Pre-K through 1st
$10.95
ISBN: 0-9623072-3-8

Photo

Based on the true story about a wild cougar, who strays from his natural habitat and ends up in a populated Seattle city park, where he is rescued and safely returned to his forest and mountain.

Author:

Virginia Bishop Tawresey

Illustrator:

Virginia Bishop Tawresey

48 pages full color Grade: 2nd - 4th
$10.95
ISBN: 1-880812-04-5

Photo Joey Moses

The true story of a woman and animal who bond together in an unique support system, each saving each other's life.

Author:

Susan Duncan

Illustrator:

Malcolm Wells

96 pages in full color Grade: 5th - 7th
$11.95
ISBN: 1-880812-28-2

Photo Jonathan Jasper Jeremy Jones

A rhyming tale about the transformation of a curious little caterpillar into a beautiful butterfly and the hazards it faces along the way.

Author:

Bernice Holland

Illustrator:

Duane Hoffmann

48 pages full color Grade: Pre-K through 2
$10.95
ISBN: 1-880812-08-8

Photo Little Annie of Christian Creek

The true and inspiring story about how an orphaned baby moose survives a brutal winter in the Wyoming wilderness against long odds.

Author:

Thomas J. Sanker

Illustrator:

& Photographer, Thomas J. Sanker

56 pages, color photographs & pencil drawings Grade: 4th -6th
$11.95
ISBN: 1-880812-16-9

Photo Not For Sadie

The true story of a cat who becomes ill and is coaxed back to health. Teaches colors, numbers and days of the week while addressing important issues young children may have, including feelings about being sick, being alone and needing help.

Author:

Jane Mathews

Illustrator:

Jane Mathews

48 pages in color Grade: Pre-K through 1st
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-05-3

Photo Sadie Learns A Lesson

Sadie, the cat, along with the reader, will learn about the needs and safety issues for their pets and themselves.

Author:

Jane Mathews

Illustrator:

Jane Mathews

36 pages full color Grade: Pre-K through 2nd
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-18-5

Photo The Big Clean Up, The Adventures of Sophie the Squid and Eddy the Eel

Author:

Andrew McKaige

Illustrator:

Malcolm Wells

36 pages full color Grade: 2nd - 3rd
$10.95
ISBN: 1-880812-30-4

Photo The Butterfly Garden

The true and moving story about a boy who finds a butterfly egg and how he and his class get involved in helping it and other butterflies.

Author:

Judith Levicoff with Mark Steilen

Illustrator:

Ben and Tina Garrison

48 pages in color Grade: 3rd - 5th
$10.95
ISBN: 1-880812-17-7

Photo The Lost and Found Puppy

The sweet rhyming story about a brave little puppy abandoned at the side of the road, who sets out to find a good home and experiences several adventures along the way.

Author:

Dr. Mary Jane Flynn

Illustrator:

Dr. Mary Jane Flynn

48 pages full color Grade: 1st -2nd
$10.95
ISBN: 0-9623072-6-2

Photo Zangbu's Story

The true story of a Sherpa boy growing up in the rugged Himalayan mountains, who beats the odds and finds a way to get an education, and then goes on to qualify for one of life's most demanding jobs.

Author:

Ang Zangbu Sherpa

with Diane Scott

Illustrator:

Malcolm Wells

Forward by Sir Edmund Hillary

84 pages full color Grade: 5th - 7th
$11.95
ISBN: 1-880812-27-4

Photo A Home For Ernie

The story of a worthy shelter dog who finds himself with a succession of owners until he finally finds a loving and responsible home.

Author:

Amy Reichert

Illustrator:

Virginia Bishop Tawresey

48 pages full color Grade: 2nd - 4th
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-11-8

Photo Beautiful Joe

The true tale of an abused dog, who displays real courage in repaying his kind rescuers under most unusual and dangerous circumstances.

Author:

Marshall Saunders

Retold by Quinn Currie

Illustrator:

Susan Heinonen

72 pages Grade: 4th -6th
$10.95
ISBN: 0-9623072-1-1

Photo Black Beauty

This story about the trials and joys of a gallant horse is an all time animal classic. American Centennial edition.

Author:

Anna Sewell

Retold by Quinn Currie

Illustrator:

Donna Ryan

120 pages Grade: 5th -6th
$11.95
ISBN: 0-9623072-2-X

Photo Bustop the Cat And Mrs. Lin

The story of an abandoned cat who is befriended by a lonely woman, and how her act of kindness not only changes her life but also the lives of those around her.

Author:

Amy Reichert

Illustrator:

Donna Ryan

48 pages Grade: 2nd -3rd
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-12-6

Photo Cousin Charlie the Crow

The true story of a young farm boy in 1950's Tennessee who rescues an orphaned baby crow. The family deals with the crow's hilarious antics and his need to return to the wild.

Author:

Marshall Houts

Illustrator:

Donna Ryan

84 pages Grade: 5th - 6th
$10.95
ISBN: 1-880812-00-2

Photo It Happened to Herbie

The adventures of a hedgehog who becomes separated from his family and encounters difficulties finding his way back home.

Author:

Michaela Friends

Illustrator:

Tamara Greeno

48 pages Grade: 1st -2nd
$10.95
ISBN: 1-880812-08-8

Photo Kitty the Raccoon

The true story about a boy who rescues an abandoned raccoon cub is both funny and tender, while showing the importance of not trying to domesticate a wild animal.

Author:

Jamie Stamper

Illustrator:

Susan Heinonen

48 pages Grade: 4th -6th
$9.95
ISBN: 0-9623072-0-3

The Living Mountain

The dramatic story of Mt. St. Helen's volcanic eruption brought to life by two children who learn that lady bugs, pocket gophers and fireweed have helped to rebuild it.

Author:

Rob Carson

Illustrator:

Duane Hoffmann

72 pages Grade: 4th - 6th
$10.95
ISBN: 1-9623072-9-7

Photo Lobo the Wolf

The classic true story of a legendary wolf who fought to survive on his ancestral land in New Mexico, and of his strong devotion to his beloved mate. 

Author:

Ernest Thompson Seton

Special addition by Mark Steilen

Illustrator:

Donna Ryan

72 pages Grade: 5th - 6th
$10.95
ISBN: 0-9623072-4-6

Photo Sandy of Laguna

The inspirational stories of a real life disabled bird and a disabled boy and the wonderful impact they have on each other and on the people around them.

Author:

Joseph Bell

Illustrator:

Ben Garrison

Photography by Tom Lamb

64 pages Grade: 2nd - 4th
$10.95
ISBN: 1-880812-01-1

Photo Sully the Seal and Alley the Cat

Author:

Illustrator:

Grade:

ISBN: 

The Adventures of Pilaf, Almondine, and Tetrazzini

Three turkeys abandoned on a turkey farm look for a new home, and learn what it means to be true friends along the way, with the help of a wildlife shelter.

Author:

Ethel Pochocki

Illustrator:

Regan

48 pages Grade: 2nd -3rd
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-09-6

Tweak and the Absolutely Right Whale

A charming, rhyming story about a whale who helps a dolphin with his self-esteem issue and how he is amply rewarded for his kindness.

Author:

Patricia Bell

Illustrator:

Regan

48 pages Grade: 2nd - 4th
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-06-1

William's Story

The true story of a plucky cat whose hard life on the streets of the nation's capitol causes him to befriend a caring young boy.

Author:

Debra Duel

Illustrator:

Donna Ryan

48 pages Grade: 2nd - 3rd
$9.95
ISBN: 1-880812-02-9

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