Nick & Knobby Series

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NICK & KNOBBY GO TO MEXICO

Nick and Knobby take their bass drum act to Mexico City, where Knobby accidentally gets involved with a bull in a bullring. This wonderful drum-playing dog becomes a national hero to accolades of “Oles” from the local aficionados.

Featured Stories

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...]

GHOST-OF-FOX

GHOST OF THE FOX PART TWO

What an exciting way to be introduced to the “Father of our country,” George Washington. This story is about the great victory attained by the brave men of the American Continental Army at the “Battle of Trenton,”. The first part is historical nonfiction, that continues without a break into … [Read More...]

CHARLIE-&-THE-GOLDTOOTHE

CHARLIE AND HIS GOLD TOOTHED MULE

What do curious kids, a gold tooth mule, and a junk collector add up to? The young children who follow Smiley the mule on his rounds are astounded with the answer and surprise ending. So will you! … [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

REACHING-FOR-A-STAR

REACHING FOR A STAR

Who would turn down an offer of free lessons from Madam Gulenka to … [Read More...]

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-OLD-HOUSE-ON-THE-HIL

THE OLD HOUSE ON THE HILL

Did driving by an abandoned and weathered old house in the countryside … [Read More...]