After being a key figure in the exposing of government corruption, Max Stein has spent a quiet semester abroad in Paris, studying, staying off the Internet, and looking for his long-lost mother. But just as he is about to fly back to the United States for the holidays, trouble manages to find him once again.Max receives a call from Penny, his on-again-off-again girlfriend who is part of the expert hacking duo DoubleThink. She wants him to meet with Ada Kiesler, a hiain girlfriend who is part of the expert hacking duo DoubleThink. She wants him to meet with Ada Kiesler, a high-profile whistleblower hiding out at a foreign embassy in Berlin. Max has no interest in getting drawn into another corporate conspiracy. But when airport security suddenly detains him on suspicion of cyber-terrorism, he has little choice but to get involved. Soon Max and Penny are tangling with a new group of shadowy figures who are determined to control how the world shares its information. And some figures from Max’s past resurface, including his own mother, whose life has mirrored his own in more ways than he’d realized.In this action-packed follow up to The Silence of Six, Max and his hacker friends must fight to expose a corrupt corporation that has been systematically taking control of the Internet.… read more
From tubs and toys to soaps and shampoos, here's what your baby needs for a fun and soothing bathtime routine.
Turn the organized chaos that is your child's playroom into a serene spot of tidiness with systematic shelving to ease your days. Though we may not be able to control how the play area will look post-nap time, we can ensure we have a toy organizer (or two!) to hold the goods once bedtime rolls around.
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Originally touted as a tool to help kids stay calm and focused, the fidget spinner quickly took off as one of the most sought-after toys of the year. While your kids are probably very familiar with the standard spinners, these unique fidget spinners will catch their attention and make the perfect gift.
Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin's bestselling Dooby Dooby Moo is available for the first time as an individual board book!
Trolls--the most magical creatures with the wildest hair--get ready to sparkle in this colorful storybook featuring glitter pages ...and a glitter poster! read more
The poky little puppy in the Golden Books Poky Little Puppy's First Christmas will impress your little one for sure. It contains a...n interesting story about a little puppy that helps his little animal friend to find his way back to home. read more
Your kids will love to play with the Little Bee Books If You See A Cow Board Book. The book features about domestic animals, and l...ift the flap to find out what sounds they make. read more
Foreword Book of the Year Bronze MedalistWhat can you hear when you are completely silent?Beautifully illustrated and gently writt...en, Silence encourages children to stop, listen, and reflect on their experiences and the world around them. Using qualities of mindfulness, readers are asked to pay attention to what otherwise gets drowned-out in our noisy environment and use those sounds as a means to develop imagination and curiosity, and learn a little more about themselves. read more
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pag...es, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. read more
'SPY IN THE SKY' is a whopper of a science fiction fantasy' spy thriller, for readers of any age. The characters Martin and Snodgr...ass are cool, if not a little crazy, and side by side they tackle sinister extraterrestrial forces bent on the destruction of the Earth. Join them on a mission to discover the mystery of how Martin's mum ended up with green, baggy knickers on her washing line and how together they averted World War Three! Sizzling, green fungus sends special agent Snodgrass into space with maggots wriggling from his toes. His companion, Martin Ashworth, gets sucked into the conspiracy as a spooky visit from 'the wild girl' throws him into a tailspin. Before long a sinister ice cream vendor lures him into a trap and Martin discovers that the icy sweetness of bubble gum ice cream does more than just slip down his throat. It causes some very cold wind to whizz up his underpants and he is taken on an action packed adventure to Level Nimbustion! A humorous, fantasy spy thriller for all adventurers everywhere with a little bit of political humour thrown in. read more
This book of readers theatre scripts for low-achieving middle grade readers is meant to inspire. Written at readability levels of ...grades 2 and 3, students who struggle with reading will enjoy learning about the lives of people both current (Bob Woodruff) and historical (Franklin Roosevelt) who are inspirational because of their perseverance and ability to overcome adversity in their daily lives. By reading, performing, and discussing these plays about people who possess the important character trait of perseverance, students will not only practice their oral reading skills, thus building the important skill of fluency, they will also build their own models for good character. Grades 3-8. Readability Levels: Grades 2-3. read more
When we drew as children, we never worried about making mistakes-we took risks and trusted ourselves, and had fun in the process. ...But as we become adults, anxiety steps in: "Am I doing this right?" "What is expected of me?" "This is wrong " And from drawing, we can extrapolate into the rest of our lives. The fear of making a mistake hinders us from being as creative as we could be. Deborah Putnoi's interactive sketchbook helps us reconnect to that open, nonjudgmental state, which she calls the "drawing mind." Her bold, lively drawings and encouraging instructions lead you on a process of self-discovery, first reclaiming the freedom to express yourself through drawing and then learning how to take that freedom into the activities of your daily life. read more
Alligators All Around, along with the other three classic Nutshell Library titles (Chicken Soup with Rice, One Was Johnny, and Pie...rre), is the first board book edition of Maurice Sendak's original work! You loved Nutshell Library as a miniature... read more
‘Not just an adventure, but a journey that opens up the beauty and wonder of nature, science and the universe.’ Five pupils, from ...Firtrees Primary School, each with different gifts, are thrust into an adventure of a lifetime which will test their minds, bodies, courage and teamwork. Do they have what it takes to survive? Aimed at 8-12 years, Xientifica SOS is a story of survival and exploration that will inspire and open eyes to the world around us, its beauty and its danger! First and foremost an adventure story, Xientifica SOS has over 50 scientific concepts, ideas and facts, woven through it. From friction, mass and acceleration, waves, gravity and forces, to the speed of light and sound, meteors and solar eclipses – and much more! Scientific concepts are explained in clear, simple language and within a context that helps children learn and remember. Xientifica SOS inspires children (and adults) both young and old, to look at the world with fresh eyes and curious minds. Riddled with riddles, poetry and with fresh, colourful illustrations that complement the narrative perfectly, Xientifica is unique! read more
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Alligators All Around, along with the other three classic Nutshell Library titles (Chicken Soup with Rice, One Was Johnny, and Pie...rre), is the first board book edition of Maurice Sendak’s original work! You loved Nutshell Library as a miniature collection, and these large board books will make it even easier for children to share with their grown-up readers. From A to Zippity zound, Alligators All Around has made learning the ABCs fun for over fifty years. The combination of Maurice Sendak’s signature humor and artwork creates all-around irresistible alphabet fun. read more
When you think of environmental attorneys, you don’t think international crime fighters. Meet Billy Solomon: a fantasy bad boy wit...h good looks, money, a leader in his profession, single but a serial-dater. He has no use for female attorneys until he meets the good girl version of himself: Tawny Martinique. And when Billy brings associate Tawny into a case, trouble follows. Using skills honed growing up, Tawny devises escape plans to save her arrogant boss. Working with him teaches Tawny about herself, while she helps Billy learn how to listen to his heart. 'Legal Lessons' is the first in a series of legal thrillers set in a powerful Chicago law firm. Billy is forced to bring Tawny onto his biggest case when environmental engineer Ken Shelton needs them in Houston to handle illegal dumping threatening his underwater research lab. What begins as a toxic dumping case ends with them stranded on an island trying to escape death at the hands of Austin Trammell, a Texan genome research and brain surgery expert, and his tribe of clones. read more
Includes Baseball Glove, Cap and pitcher's Mound Display Stand.
Excerpt from Silence FarmA few rooks, flying low in scattered return, passed like blown leaves. But there was no wind. Across the ...seemingly breathless moors not a sound crept into the brooding still ness, except the wearisomely incessant croak ing of frogs. Near, Margaret Gray could hear nothing save the heavy breathing of the kye, the sudden scratching of rats, the dull rest less noise of shifting hoofs, the soft scrunch ing of silky ﬂanks against smooth wood.When there was nothing left of all the broken wreck Of flame but a single blood - red splatch, like a windy pennon over a lost field, Margaret abruptly moved. A loud, stertorous breathing within the byre had caught her ear.She had already finished the milking the dung, too, had been swept into the byre gutter. There was no more to see to than Whiteleaf, the new southland cow that was heavy with calf.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
An accident! The emergency medic can be relied on to rush to the scene and save peoples' lives. Whether alone or with siblings and... friends: the SOS Ambulance is carefully modelled on the real thing and gives children the opportunity to re-enact scenes... read more
This figure depicts the happy superhuman from the popular anime/manga, Nanako SOS. Nana, is a young girl who unexpectedly acquires... superpowers and at the same time loses her past memory as the unintended result of a scientific experiment gone awry.... read more
Never before told until now.One- of-a-kind exciting journey of several fascinating takes, all told from the late 1850's Experience... firsthand what it was like to cross the shallow sandbars at the Aransas Channel, with the legendary pirate Jose Gaspar. Hear the new Danish folktale of the "Island Mustang." Re-live the drowning death of an Aransas Lighthouse Keeper. Watch with astonishment as a grief-stricken widow transforms into the Harbor Island Banshee. read more
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we kno...w it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant. read more
Enter the English countryside, a world of delicate roses and newly kindled feelings; a world where murder just might have its righ...tful place. Solve the myster of Double Cross, the first in a series of Bestsellers, and decide what the young widow must... read more
Big Daddy's 3-D Puzzle Building Set takes puzzle making to whole new level of creativity and Imagination. The kit includes step by... step instruction that help kids fit together more than 60 cardboard pieces no glue or scissors are required! The set... read more
Excerpt from An Idyll of All Fool's DayThe young lady's topics of conversation will be a matter of indifference to me, Uncle Juliu...s, said he, I assure you.And I assure you, cried Uncle Julius, that if we were not on this Open porch, I should be strongly tempted to apply that stick of yours where, as we used to say, it would do the most good!About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
Dickie Toys SOS Garage Play Set: Includes police car, helicopter, ambulance and fire engineMade of plasticAll vehicles feature fre...ewheel mechanismFire engine has opening side panelBox doubles as garageAll parts are easy to grasp read more
When Naji, a poor boy, visits his rich cousin Zaynah, some surprises happen. Things are not always as they seem apparently, and th...e secret of lasting treasures does not always shine the brightest at first glance. read more
Silence, Kim’s only defense against the secret she carries, is shattered when she moves in with Jenny, a single mom and her twelve...-year-old son Laramie, for the summer. While Kim stands at a crossroad of choices, Laramie is content to spend his days playing basketball. But when a crime related accident, tragically takes the life of his childhood friend, Laramie is faced with the reality of death. And just like Kim, must answer the haunting question… Can my life be more than this? read more