Andy Gwennen leads a decently normal life. She goes to school, comes home, and tries to ignore her alcoholic widowed father, just as much as he ignores her. But one day, as she's walking home from school, all of that changes. She's attacked by a stranger in a mask, but is saved by a mysterious boy with one bright blue eye. She learns of an evil Druidess, bent on the destruction of a beautiful kingdom, and more particularly, on the destruction of Andy. Now, Andy mustt on the destruction of a beautiful kingdom, and more particularly, on the destruction of Andy. Now, Andy must go on a quest to save the land - and herself - before the kingdom she never thought could exist is destroyed.… read more
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Create gorgeous geometric art with Klutz's meticulously-designed gears and book of draw-right-on-'em pages. Translucent gears and ...rubber feet on the frame were engineered for maximum ease of use. Updated project ideas and a six-color quick-switch pen inspire stunning rainbow-bright spirals. Now packaged with tons of workspace and storage - perfectly sized for a zillion and one spirals. read more
Pronzitel'no-svetlyj rasskaz ob udivitel'nom tul'skom mastere, sumevshem podkovat' blohu. V rasskaze raskryvaetsja samobytnost' i ...udivitel'naja krasota russkoj dushi. Prekrasnye illjustracii! read more
In a story that stirs the imagination, a young chimney sweep accidentally enters a magical water world where he meets creatures th...at teach him the difference between right and wrong. Delightful characters such as Mrs. Doasyouwouldbedoneby will enchant today's young readers just as they did well over a century ago. 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
Katie Hobbs is a normal 14-year-old. She just finished eighth grade, and she is looking forward to a relaxing summer before high s...chool. All of this changes when she is walking home with Bailey, her best friend. They find themselves in a glittering cave, and they make multiple discoveries that change their world. In the cave, they find out that Katie’s grandpa is still alive. He tells them that magic actually exists, and that there is a battle raging between two magic groups, and he asks them to join the good side. Now Bailey and Katie must go on a quest that takes them all over the world to find clues to defeat the evil group. Join Katie and Bailey on their quest to save the world. read more
An enchanting, exciting fantasy about a real-world girl searching for her sister in a land full of magic and strange creatures, bl...ending the timeless feel of A Wrinkle in Time with Frozen’s powerful themes of identity, enchantment, and sisterhood.Claire Martinson still worries about her older sister Sophie, who battled a mysterious illness last year. But things are back to normal as they move into Windermere Manor . . . until the sisters climb a strange ladder in a fireplace and enter the magical land of Arden. There, they find a world in turmoil. The four guilds of magic no longer trust each other, the beloved unicorns have disappeared, and terrible wraiths roam freely. Scared, the girls return home. But when Sophie vanishes in the night, it will take all of Claire's courage to climb back up the ladder, find her sister, and uncover the unicorns' greatest secret.A Kids’ Indie Next SelectionA Mighty Girl Best Book of the YearAn ALA Top Ten First Novel for Youth read more
15 year-old Dizzy Walker and his little sister are about to meet their mom's new boyfriend and his son for the first time. To make... the introduction go smoothly, Dizzy and his family are brought to his favorite place in the world -- Disneyland. When they arrive at Disneyland, they learn about a once in a lifetime treasure hunt called The Disneyland Quest. Clues are hidden throughout the theme park, leading the quest participants to the combination of the vault set up on Main Street and the $250,000 prize inside. The kids must work together in a race against the clock, thousands of opponents, and the mysterious man in red who follows them throughout the Quest. Friendship, perseverance, and trust are all put to the test in The Disneyland Quest. read more
Something valuable has been hidden in Duluth, Minnesota, and the evil Adherents are willing to tear the city apart searching for i...t. Led by Cain aboard the mighty steam battleship Goliath and using a weapon capable of tearing great holes in the Divide they have come to our world. Now all that stands in the Temple’s way is a ragtag group of rebels led my Jane and Jackie. With events spiraling out of control, the two girls go on a desperate quest through the city seeking a way to stop Cain. read more
What do all school children have in common? Something they often find difficult, frequently dislike and sometimes even hate? The a...nswer is 'homework' of course, and eight year old Emma is struggling desperately with her Maths and times tables in modern day London. But there may be a solution to her problem: An amazingly exciting and at the same time disconcerting adventure begins when a brown hare from Medieval Germany suddenly leaps out of Emma's homework! This lovable furry creature, Albrecht, invites Emma, her little sister Jenny and their beloved bunny rabbit Polo back in time to the famous city of Nuremberg. From here they embark upon a truly tantalysing quest to find the fabled Magic Funnel. This ingenious device, so legend says, was able to pour knowledge into a pupil's head without the need to study or read books! In Nuremberg they meet the city's most famous son, the painter Albrecht Duerer, who becomes their host. On their Quest many famous historical and sometimes even hysterical figures cross their paths, including the Emperor Karl the Great, the villain Eppelein von Gailingen, the inventor of the first globe Martin Behaim and the harlequin Till Eulenspiegel, to name a few. During their adventure the girls have the opportunity to sample local specialties such as Lebkuchen and Nuremberger sausages. They also learn about some of the famous landmarks of the city such as the Deep Well, the Beautiful Fountain and the Spital of the Holy Spirit, and of course the world famous Christmas Market. But will they be able to find the fabled and elusive Nuremberger Funnel and get to use its magical powers? Moreover how will the children get back home if they manage to complete their Quest? The adventures in this book are based on legends and historical figures associated with the medieval town of Nuremberg and are grounded in folk lore. read more
Go on a modern journey through ancient mysteries with the Da Vinci Quest Game. It is a good choice for family game night or playin...g with friends. Designed for players ages 12 and up, the Da Vinci board game supports up to four players. You can play against friends or team up in groups of two. This box includes the game board playing pieces, codex cards and more. Instructions are also included to help you get started. read more
A Fun competitive game for 2-6 players that pits players in a race to be the first to complete their antidote potion before they s...uccumb to the deadly poison coursing through their veins. Battle monsters, obtain loot, and destroy your opponents with the evil meddling cards.Every dice roll, every movement, every battle consumes your breath. Can you beat the game and collect all of the ingredients before your life runs out.Contents:Regular Set: 146 cardsRule SheetSix sided DieTen sided die12 wood tokensWood cubeGame BoardPromo card - First print only read more
Darek and Zantor work together to stop the kidnapping of another baby dragon in this third book in the fantastical Dragonling chap...ter book series!Now that the villagers have finally accepted Darek’s dragonling, Zantor, they’ve all fallen in love with him. Especially Rowena, the spoiled daughter of the Chief Elder—so much so that she wants the dragonling for her very own. But Darek can’t give him up! He and Zantor are so close that he can almost get inside the little dragon’s mind. So the Chief Elder orders Darek’s father to find another dragonling. Even though a dragon mother will have to die—along with some villagers, too. Darek can’t let that happen. But how can he stop them…unless he joins the dragon quest? read more
This book is young reader story about a butterfly on a quest to save her town.
Since the beginning of time, fantastic creatures have livedin the magical land of the Battlementals. These elemental forces war wi...th oneanother in order to dominate the universe. As long as the power of the sixelements remains relatively balanced there isn't a problem, but when one of thesix elements grows too powerful it is time to summon heroes from earth and sendthem on a dangerous quest to restore the elemental balance. Chase Freeman is a boy with a heart for adventure stuckliving in dull Drifter Flats. Nothing exciting ever happens in his small town--untilhe sees the strange ball of light streaking across the sky. Along with his bestfriend Jordan, her little brother Luke, and Harlan the smartest boy in school,they follow the light to an American Indian medicine circle. Drawn into themiddle of it, the four friends are suddenly teleported to the Battlementaldimension along with the school bully Brendan and his friend Lena. As the universe systematically starts to disappear, Chaseand his friends race to assemble the Harmonicon in a land filled with bizarre creaturesin the middle of an elemental war. In order to succeed the six heroes must learnto work together, but can they do that before it's too late? read more
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, n...otations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work. read more
Mild-Mannered Lamplighter? Or Valiant Hero?Trundle is just like any other hedgehog in the small town of Shiverstones. But his simp...le, quiet life is turned upside down the night Esmeralda appears at his door. With bloodthirsty pirates right on her heels, she tells Trundle he is destined to join her on a quest to find the fabled Six Crowns, treasures that could unite the Sundered Lands once and for all. Together, they must journey across the skies, facing deadly enemies and danger around every corner. With the odds stacked against them, can Trundle find the courage to fulfill his destiny? read more
Trundle doesn't think he's an adventurer. He's a lamplighter. He likes everything safe and cozy, and that's the way things are in ...his peaceful part of the Sundered Lands.Until Esmeralda barrels through his door.Esmeralda, a princess with a knack for magic and for finding trouble, is convinced that Trundle is the only one who can help her find the six crowns. Lost and scattered long ago, the crowns could unite the Sundered Lands once again. But not if the pirates find them first. Suddenly, Trundle is on the run. He becomes a stowaway, a drifter, a thief's accomplice, and a swordsman.Trundle may find that he is a true hero, after all . . . and that this is only the beginning of an epic journey. read more
Brian Quest, Slam the Door: For ages 3 years and upFor 1 and more playersFun card game helps kids develop mathematical skillsThe f...irst player to cover all the tiles gets to "Slam the Door"To play, simply roll the dice and lay down the number tiles that add up to the roll; the player with the lowest score winsContents include: rules of play, 2 dice, 9 character cards, Slam the Door platform, scoring game board and 4 pawns read more
Setting out to explore the remote Outlands of Crutonia are the brave and multifarious crew of the H.M.S. Gwaniimander, under the c...ommand of Captain Quenterindy Quirk―a leader whose confidence exceeds his competence by several lengths of his own bushy tail. Quirk’s voyage of discovery is quickly plunged into disaster and mystery, as the expedition encounters carnivorous giants, an unstable sorceress, and a valley of indestructible creatures. With the crew decimated, the ship destroyed, and a malign force plotting worse fortune, can Quirk and his compatriots hold together their royal mission?Vividly illustrated and starring a cunningly designed cast of characters, Robert Christie and Deborah Lang's Into the Outlands is a tale of adventure in a fully-imagined fantasy world ripe for exploration. This first graphic novel of Quirk’s Quest includes an illustrated roster of the important characters, a guide to the intrepid Sxervian Frog Brigade, and mission map of the Outlands. read more
Fierce overlords. A foreboding forest. Can one naive princess save her people?Zia's people have been enslaved. The princess watche...d helplessly when giant creatures emerged from outside the city to control her kingdom. But when she finds a map that could guide her through the Forest of Realms, she dashes into the woods in search of answers… As she treads deeper into the darkness, she must decide who to trust in a magical, unfamiliar world. Unable to tell friend from foe, the royal girl must collect the pieces of a powerful artifact to have any chance of survival. Will Zia reveal the truth of the past and free her people before something sinister stops her quest for good?The Quest: Forest of Realms is an enchanting middle grade fantasy. If you like mystical fairies, harrowing adventures, and fierce princesses, then you’ll love Shelby King and Crunchy Tubie Mama’s magical journey.Buy The Quest: Forest of Realms to save the kingdom today! read more
Ten years after Alex and Aaron Stowe brought peace to Quill and Artimé, their younger twin sisters journey beyond the islands in t...his New York Times bestselling first novel of a new sequel series to The Unwanteds, which Kirkus Reviews called “The Hunger Games meets Harry Potter.”Identical twins Fifer and Thisbe Stowe have amazing yet uncontrollable magical abilities. They’re naturally more gifted than even their brother, Alex, the head mage of Artimé, could hope to be. But when they accidentally use their magic in the jungle of Artimé to strike down a beloved creature, Alex is furious, and threatens to lock them away until they can learn to control their power. The threat is soon forgotten, though, when Hux, the ice blue dragon, comes to Artimé bearing the horrible news that his siblings have been enslaved by the notoriously evil Revinir, ruler of the dragon land. Seeking a chance to right their wrong and escape their brother’s wrath, Thisbe, Fifer, and their friend Seth sneak away to rescue the dragons from grave peril. Will their untrained abilities be enough to save the dragons—and themselves—when they come face-to-face with the Revinir? read more
King of the forest, Solomon, must protect his family and the other peaceful animals. During this adventure, Solomon has to accept ...the fact that he cannot do it alone. He calls to the other animals of the forest for help in fighting the mighty King Snake. Solomon is put on a quest from a mysterious group of creatures. During this quest, Solomon learns difficult things about his forest friends and family on his journey. Do some of them have special powers or is this just the way the earth was created? For Solomon, this new information left more questions than answers. This is the first of many exciting books that will bring to life new characters and adventures where family, friends, and faith are tested. In a forest, animals can be both predator and prey. They find they are much stronger when they work together. read more
Lycovia is the light and warmth of the forest. And it has never been in more danger than it is now. Can a single guardian-in-train...ing find a way to save it? Young Grumph has been training to become the head guardian of the forest. After his father tells him he is not yet ready, he storms into the forest in anger. When he discovers that an evil force is lurking there, he is compelled to crush it with his brute strength. But, all is not as it seems… As he moves deeper into the forest, he arrives at the realm of Lycovia, finding it in desperate need of rescue. Grumph soon learns if he cannot save this realm filled with shape shifters, everyone in the Forest of Realms will be no more. Just when he believes all hope is lost, he happens upon two princesses, Vitra and Oriya, who hold the key. Together, they race against the spreading darkness. Will they destroy it before it is too late?The Quest: Realm of Lycovia is a thrilling middle grade fantasy. If you like hair-raising adventures, magical worlds, and mythical creatures, then you’ll love Crunchy Tubie Mama and Shelby King’s page-turning expedition. Buy The Quest: Realm of Lycovia and join Grumph on his harrowing journey today!The Quest: Realm of Lycovia can be read as a stand-alone book or as part of The Quest series. read more
Ten years after Alex and Aaron Stowe brought peace to Quill and Artimé, their younger twin sisters journey beyond the islands in t...his first novel of a new sequel series to The Unwanteds, which Kirkus Reviews called “The Hunger Games meets Harry Potter.”Identical twins Fifer and Thisbe Stowe have amazing yet uncontrollable magical abilities. They’re naturally more gifted than even their brother, Alex, the head mage of Artimé, could hope to be. But when they accidentally use their magic in the jungle of Artimé to strike down a beloved creature, Alex is furious, and threatens to lock them away until they can learn to control their power. The threat is soon forgotten, though, when Hux, the ice blue dragon, comes to Artimé bearing the horrible news that his siblings have been enslaved by the notoriously evil Revinir, ruler of the dragon land. Seeking a chance to right their wrong and escape their brother’s wrath, Thisbe, Fifer, and their friend Seth sneak away to rescue the dragons from grave peril. Will their untrained abilities be enough to save the dragons—and themselves—when they come face-to-face with the Revinir? read more
The first book in a thrilling animal fantasy series following the epic journey of three bears, from the #1 nationally bestselling ...author of Warriors.When three young bears from different species—black, polar, and grizzly—are separated from their families, fate brings them together on a path that will change their lives forever. Along the way, they will face great danger, terrible tragedies, new landscapes, and situations that require all their ingenuity to survive.For fans of Warriors, Survivors, and animal fantasy series like Wings of Fire and Foxcraft, Seekers is a sweeping and incredible journey through the beautiful, dangerous world of wild bears. read more