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Escape to Witch Mountain

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Language: English

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Conscience and responsibility and fear: find some examples of how these elements interact. 4. It is fast moving, witty and enjoyable. (12 – 16 years) Herschelle and his family have moved from Cape Town, South Africa, to Brisbane, and he’s discovering that “everywhere is weird if you’re from somewhere else.” There’s a lot of humour in the telling and this story will resonate with any child who’s had to adapt to life in a new country. (10 – 13 years) MC My Story Plagues and Federation The Diary of Kitty Barnes The Rocks, Sydney 1901 pb 9781741697780 $16.99 Tashi 9781741149654, Tashi and the Giants 9781741149661, Tashi and the Ghosts 9781741149678, Tashi and the Genie 9781741149685, Tashi and the Demons 9781741149708, Tashi and the Baba Yaga 9781741149692, Tashi and the Big Stinker 9781741149715, Tashi and the Dancing Shoes 9781741149722, Tashi and The Haunted House 9781741149531, Tashi and the Royal Tomb 9781741149739, Tashi and the Stolen Bus 9781741148770, Tashi Lost in the City 9781741149630, Tashi and the Forbidden Room 9781741149647, Tashi and the Mixed-up Monster 9781741751918, Tashi and the Phoenix 9781741754742, Tashi and the Golem 9781741757927 ($11.99) all with illustrations by Kim Gamble pb $11.95 each Tashi is a charming if extraordinary character who tells magical stories to his friend Jack.

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Warriors: Warrior's Return

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Language: English

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Adventure & Survival Stories (Deschutes PL, Bend OR): Author, title, webcat link, cover image, and summary for about 40 books, from Adventure for grades 3-4 (Skokie PL, IL): Author, title, pub. year, webcat link, and summary for about 20 books. He had got down to the bare bones of it, and they were fine and strong and simple" (41-2). 4. Website created by MERIT - formerly IMDC. This site is protected by copyright internationally. Brian’s Saga Series: Gary Paulsen is a name well-known in the book world.

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Dragon Blaze: A Sweet Adventure

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Language: English

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We've heard of sequels and prequels, but are you ready for the side-quel? Thank you to everyone for the assist and PLEASE suggest more books so I can add them to the list. New Horizon Press publishes twelve to fourteen books a year, while developing three primary lines of titles: hardcover, tradepaper and children’s books. You can control the swing position using the left and right arrow keys. Although children's literature is intended primarily for children, it is more accurate to view such texts as having dual audiences of children and adults.

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Happy Halloween, Wonder Pets!

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Language: English

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11+ readers September 2014 Book of the Month Warning: if you only like lovely, gentle, sweet books, read this at your peril! Every child needs a train under the Christmas tree! And his training had been in Army Intelligence. The animated film of Room on the Broom, produced by Magic Light, was shown on BBC TV at Christmas 2012. Order books online from ExperionInsititute and avail huge discounts! A more inaccurate depiction of Native Americans is hard to find.

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The Skeleton Clock

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Language: English

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The story, which details a future where books -- and critical thinking of any kind -- are outlawed by a repressive, hedonistic society, would seem especially ripe for commentary in today's entertainment-driven, social media age. We've been very pleased so far with everything. One of the most inspirational children’s books ever, this one is a classic. To be a published author is one of the hardest things someone can do. The Snowy Day: This Caledecott Medal winner has become one of the most popular stories for enjoying winter fun.

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Tiger: A Dark Eyes Novel

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Language: English

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Thus, the tales of Hans Christian Andersen are classified as modern fantasy because we know he created them, even though the tales read like traditional stories. The naughty puppet’s story is retold from his own perspective in imitable fashion by Michael Morpurgo, with lovely drawings by Emma Chichester Clark. At the end of chapter 24, Karana tells us of a shift in her relation to the animals of the island. They may seem similar, but the main aspect of an Action and Adventure ebook is the element of consistent physical danger as a main part of the storyline.

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Quest for the Tree Kangaroo: An Expedition to the Cloud

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Language: English

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I wholly forgot who I was, and where I was. What they find is that the gossip can’t compare to the extraordinary truth, and for Charlie, life will never be the same again. [chapter book, ages 7-12] This classic story of Sophie and her extraordinary tea-time guest has been loved by millions of children since it was first published over 30 years ago. Warrior chieftain, awesome sword-fighter and amateur naturalist, he was known throughout Vikingdom as 'the Dragon Whisperer', on account of his amazing power over these terrifying beasts, but it wasn’t always like that.

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Five Go Off to Camp

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Language: English

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Two seemingly unrelated plots—Billy Marvel’s wordless, illustrated story set in 1776; and Joseph Jervis’s prose story set in 1990—come together in a tale of mystery, adventure, friendship, and family. Here, he is a schoolboy who — having recently been expelled from Eton — helps the titular protagonist succeed in various boarding-school capers and escapades. 1910. I think the Big Nate comics are even better than the novels — they are just so stinking funny!

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Otto Undercover #2: Canyon Catastrophe

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Language: English

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This is a VERY IMPORTANT IDEA and Violet proves herself to be a girl who knows how to THINK OUTSIDE THE SQUARE. 11+ readers A bold and stylish reissue of the groundbreaking and hugely popular graphic adaptation of Alex Rider's very first mission. Biography (and autobiography) tells the story, or at least part of the story, of an actual person’s life. Beauty in story and in pictures, it will not disappoint. Subsequently, he travels on a path of self-discovery meeting a friendly spider and family of birds along the way.

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The Berenstain Bears in Big Bear City (Lift-and-Peek-a-Board

Format: Board book

Language: English

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Size: 14.86 MB

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Board books are good choices for this age group because they have sturdy cardboard pages that are easy for young fingers to grip and can stand up to rough play and chewing. They provide grants for medical equipment, computers/software, toys, sensory equipment, short breaks away, days out and proven household bills. Can this novel be considered a YA tragedy? Trying to turn to the page indicated by that result would tell you so. You may wish to let a friend or trusted colleague edit it as well: someone familiar with literary structure and who can provide honest, constructive criticism.

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