Nick & Knobby Series

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NICK MEETS KNOBBY

In this first story of a series of eight called the “Adventures of Nick & Knobby,” Nick rescues a dog who used to be part of an animal act. Nick plays the bass drum in the school band, and Knobby, his new dog, has a tail with a knob at the end that looks like […]

Featured Stories

CAW'S-SECOND-CHRISTMAS

CAW’S SECOND CHRISTMAS

CAW, the same unpredictable crow again gets in trouble with his mischievous ways. Miss Spelling, the teacher, is the victim, but to everyone’s surprise Santa comes to the rescue. … [Read More...]

KATIE-TOSSES-A-RINGER

KATIE TOSSES A RINGER

Katie, a no nonsense farm girl, takes up the game of horseshoes during summer vacation, practicing from morning till the dark of night. During the village horseshoe tournament, the old “codgers” underestimate Katie, and don’t realize they’ll soon be bucking against a homegrown tornado. … [Read More...]

THE-ESKIMO-HUNTER

THE ESKIMO HUNTER

Eskimo boys grow fast in the rugged cold weather of Greenland, and that was the case with Yaki. His heroic deed while hunting on the ice cap near the North Pole brought praise and honor from his father. … [Read More...]

Stories in Rhyme

WHERE'S-WOODY

WHERE’S WOODY

Who is the true leader of the orchestra? We all think it’s the conductor. … [Read More...]

THE-MAD-CONDUCTOR

THE MAD CONDUCTOR

Hugo Von Flugel is not your ordinary beginning school band director, but a … [Read More...]

THE-BAND-BUSTERS

THE BAND BUSTERS

Pride, destruction, and pathos threads through this calamitous story. This … [Read More...]

BABYBEARS-MEET-THE-BAND

BABYBEARS MEET THE BAND

What a great way to be introduced to the instruments of the band. It’s … [Read More...]

Inspirational

JAMIE-GETS-A-SECOND-CHANCE

JAMIE GETS A SECOND CHANCE

To his mother’s consternation, Jamie, a future Louis Armstrong, hung … [Read More...]

THE-SILENT-FLUTE

THE SILENT FLUTE

The courage of a 10-year-old girl, who knows she’s going to die of … [Read More...]

THE LAMPLIGHTER

THE LAMPLIGHTER

Shortly before the birth of Christ, an angel appeared before a … [Read More...]

SLUSHY-THE-TROMBONE

SLUSHY THE TROMBONE

Slushy, a talking trombone, relates the sad plight of his master, … [Read More...]