Selected Books for Sale

Below is a selection of books we currently have in stock at Bookends of Emsworth that are available for sale only through our website.

Contact for more information about these books, or visit our shop where we have many more books for you to choose from.


Ameliar Anne and the Green Umbrella

Constance Heward

Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1939

The eponymous heroine, whose family is very poor, goes to a party and tries to bring back all of her food-cakes, tangerines, sweets-hidden in her umbrella to feed her ailing brothers and sisters.


Josephine Goes Travelling

Mrs H C Cradock

Published by Blackie and Son Ltd. (1950)

Josephine travels with her children by train and aeroplane to France, and then by boat to America before returning home.



Little Brown Bear Goes to School

Elizabeth Upham

Published by The Platt & Munk Co. Inc.

A collection of ten stories about Little Brown Bear attending school with his friends.


The Long Grass Whispers

Geraldine Elliot
Illustrated by Sheila Hawkins

Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul

African animal stories based on the ancient tradition of story-telling in Africa. They deal with the beasts of the veldt, their jealousies, plots and counter-plots.



The Lucky Ladybirds
A Pixie Book

Hilda Boswell

Published by Collins

Join Mr and Mrs ladybird and their two children Janet and Johnnie, and find out about the treasure they have found, and if they will be able to keep it.