The Insider’s Guide to Martha’s Vineyard is an admittedly spotty, clearly biased, erratically researched and often ill-conceived manual on how to be a true Islander from the wry pen of P.... More > D. Murray. With such important advice as how to avoid the perils of deer ticks and poets, why bumper stickers are so critical to Island life, and where to find opalescent shad lures or a pirate eye patch, this guide is bound to pay for itself in seconds flat. Barring that, it may turn out to be mildy entertaining.< Less
P.D. Murray's collection of delightfully whimsical poems are sure to make children guffaw (and their parents occasionally cringe). With subjects as diverse as whether pterodactyls make good pets and... More > why cutting your own hair might not be the best idea ever, P.D. Murray's zany pen-and-ink illustrations bring a world of rollicking rhyme to life.< Less
From the bulldog to the basenji, from the beagle to the basset, P.D. Murray’s collection of doggerel is sure to delight dog lovers of all ages. With both hilarious and heart-warming poems for... More > breeds as exotic as the xoloitzcuintli, and as commonplace as the mongrel, Dachshunds and Doggerel
is bound to have you sitting up and begging for more.< Less
This enchanting and timeless children's story tells of Eku, a green sea turtle, and his love and care for Evangeline, a wounded albatross. Hawaiian words and the sealife of the Pacific are woven... More > throughout the story, which borrows from native chanting traditions for its rhythm and poetry. Illustrated with delicate, full-color watercolors, Evangeline & Eku is a warm and charming classic for all ages.
Half of the profits from the book benefit wildlife funds, which work to protect many of the animals featured, including the endangered green sea turtle.< Less