Do you enjoy classic literature in easy-to-carry paperback? Then you'll love The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane! This novel takes place during the American Civil War and is about a man in the Union Army, Henry Fleming, Perhaps you read The Red Badge of Courage in school as a youth or maybe this is your first time reading Stephen Crane's masterpiece or maybe you're a teacher buying the book for your children's literature class. Either way, enjoy Stephen Crane' maybe you're a teacher buying the book for your children's literature class. Either way, enjoy Stephen Crane's The Red Badge of Courage book today!… read more
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Where do missing things go when they just disappear? When possessions go poof? The answers lie here... Glasses and pens, socks, wa...llets and keys, All are findable and you can do so with ease, when you've read Where Do Missing Things Go? read more
Sometimes girls just want to have fun! **This design is Now Available as a Sketchbook too!** It is stuffed with 52 pages of lined ...paper for writing and 52 pages of blank paper for doodling or drawing. This Pineapple Notebook. There is ample room inside for writing notes and ideas. It can be used as a notebook, journal or composition book. This paperback notebook is 8.5" x 11" (letter size) and has 108 pages (54 sheets). This Book perfect for: •Birthday Gifts •Christmas Gifts •Gifts for Graduating Students •Co-worker/Boss Gifts •Journals & Planners •Doodle Diaries •Gift Baskets & Stocking Stuffers Buy it now!! read more
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In 1863, facing battle for the first time at Chancellorsville, Virginia, a young Union soldier matures to manhood and comes to gri...ps with his conflicting emotions about war. read more
Henry Fleming, a private in the Union Army, runs away from the field of war. Afterwards, the shame he feels at this act of cowardi...ce ignites his desire to receive an injury in combat—a “red badge of courage” that will redeem him. Stephen Crane’s novel about a young soldier’s experiences during the American Civil War is well known for its understated naturalism and its realistic depiction of battle. read more
Henry Fleming leaves his widowed mother behind and marches off to join a war that is tearing his country apart. His regiment has y...et to be tested in the fire of battle. Together the soldiers wait while distant guns rumble and the lights of enemy campfires flicker on the hills beyond a darkened river. The young man recalls his childhood dreams of valiant combat. Will he pass the test and return home to tell others of his triumphs on the battlefield? Or will he flee at the first sign of real danger? And what of his fellow soldiers, whose lives are caught up with his once the fighting begins? Will they examine the young man for any sign of real courage – or will he slink away in shame? Real Reads are accessible texts designed to support the literacy development of primary and lower secondary age children while introducing them to the riches of our international literary heritage. Each book is a retelling of a work of great literature from one of the world’s greatest cultures, fitted into a 64-page book, making classic stories, dramas and histories available to intelligent young readers as a bridge to the full texts, to language students wanting access to other cultures, and to adult readers who are unlikely ever to read the original versions. read more
The Civil War battlefields are nothing like Henry Fleming had imagined them to be. Isn't it the duty of every living creature to s...ave its own life? Yet Henry is afraid to return to his regiment. His comrades are sure to sneer at his cowardice.Timeless Classicsdesigned for the struggling reader and adapted to retain the integrity of the original classic. These classic novels will grab a students attention from the first page. Included are eight pages of end-of-book activities to enhance the reading experience. read more
The Defense Techniques teacher tests the girls on their survival skills, leaving them in the Forest of Colors overnight. They use ...a manual she has left them to build shelter and cook dinner. Electra wanders from the group in the night and gets lost, sending the rest of the Melowies on a mission to find her. They split up and use different skills to pass the test. Upon returning to Destino they learn that the missing Melowy was all part of the test of frienship. They all passed with flying colors, even with their rival Melowy Eris trying to foil their plans. read more
This heart pounding adventure of Courage the Hawk will inspire you to take a leap of faith and soar courageously. A young hawk nam...ed Courage refuses to fly because of fear. He stubbornly clings to the tree limb until the day he is suddenly faced with a serious decision- will Courage allow fear to stop him or will he fly to save his family and friends from danger?At the end of the story, Mama Marie, the narrator, announces the good news that like Courage, you too can overcome fear and be courageous. She joyfully invites you to join her and her friends on an exciting adventure. On this amazing journey you will discover:-A special place in the arms of Jesus.-How to hear His voice by listening from your heart.-How to be courageous in the midst of fear.-How to use God's word as your mighty sword. read more
Catt the cat is without a home or even a real name. After she is dumped in an alley, snarling dogs chase her straight through a hi...dden portal and into Sweet Meadows. Catt sees a mouse fall from the sky. He's not just any mouse, he is wearing a vest and coat. * * * Simon Cheddar is a mouse with a plan. He's also a collector. He likes to recycle, but he feels safer with full pockets. Simon wants to be a Superhero, so he enrolled at the Superhero School in Sweet Meadows. Today is his first class and he doesn't want to miss a thing. * * *Outside Sweet Meadows, in Mouseville, Simon's home is attacked by cats. Everyone suspects Catt, except Simon. Did she do it? Or, is she being set up? Find out in, With the Courage of a Mouse, The Superhero School series. read more
Captains Courageous is an adventure novel written by Rudyard Kipling and first published in 1897. The story follows the adventures... of the fifteen year old Harvey Cheyne Jr., the son of a railroad tycoon, after he is saved from drowning by a fisherman in the north Atlantic. Classic work from the author of "The Jungle Book" read more
Inspired by Disney Animation Studios' latest film, Moana, this middle grade novel features characters and adventures based on the ...rich culture of Oceania. It includes original content in the form of mini folktales interspersed throughout the story of the film. Bonus temporary tattoos included! read more
This inspiring tale reminds us that no one can be truly at peace unless all beings have a chance for peace, freedom, and happiness.... The Banyan Deer is a wonderful, heart-warming gift for anyone who loves a great story. This beautiful hardcover edition will delight both adults and children alike. read more
Happy Go Lucky: The Castle of Courage is a second book in the Happy Go Lucky book series. Billy Thompson and his dog "Lucky" rescu...e a princess from a three-year long search for her whereabouts. Bullies, a Native American Indian, a princess, and a whole family of Maltese Puppies are involved in this great chase to survival. read more
Triple the excitement in three stories that truly make a difference!Wonders of the GedolimCrusaders enter the home of Rashi...a po...grom erupts in the city of Prague...the Rambam encounters an attempt on his life...three amazing stories of courage and wisdom in one sensational volume!These dramatic tales - based on actual events and told in exciting, graphic storytelling format make Jewish history come alive as they educate, inspire, and transport young readers to a different time and place. read more
When the father of Martin and Tomas Brauer is mysteriously kidnapped the two brothers immediately set out on a perilous and almost... impossible task of finding him. Situated in the middle of a remote part of the Paraguayan savannah they have no one to ask for help except their trustworthy dog, Caesar. With only a roll of fishing line, a machete and a couple of hastily crafted spears Martin and Tomas are forced to use their wits to find shelter and enough food to eat along the way. Encounters with fierce wild animals and other dangers keep Martin and Tomas forever on the lookout for possible threats to their lives. Unknown to them, in order for them to rescue their father, they must also contend with a desperate man who is capable of murder. read more
Brother and Sister Bear wonder if they can be as brave as David when he fought Goliath. They find out when they face Too-Tall Griz...zly and his gang. In The Berenstain Bears and the Gift of Courage, the cubs learn where real courage comes from. read more
Meet Charlie! A courageous young girl who has had her fair share of battles in this world. After being born blue, Charlie needed a... special surgery on her heart. Charlie was given super powers that only she knew, and wore her mighty heart scar on her chest proudly. She with her sisters and friends, teach children to love and embrace each other’s differences. So put on your cape and mask and join Charlie the Courageous on her adventures! read more
Amelia Earhart—pioneer, adventurer, pilot As a child, Amelia Earhart wondered why there were no horoines in her favorite adventure... stories. She resolved to change that when she grew up. And so she did, becoming one of the pioneers of aviation. Not only was Amelia Earhart the first woman in the world to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, she was the first person to cross it twice. Her life became a great adventure story—and a great mystery, too. In 1937, on an around-the-world flight, Amelia disappeared. Today, her courage and sprit remain an inspiration to everyone who flies or dreams of adventure. Contains black-and-white illustrations. About the Women of Our Time series:International in scope, the Women of Our Time series of biographies cover a wide range of personalities in a variety fields. More than a history lesson, these books offer carefully documented life stories that will inform, inspire, and engage. read more
Adventure, transformation and new friends who will be remembered forever!In this installment of The Courage Chronicles, the siblin...g roles get a bit turned around.Sebastien, the oldest, usually has to watch out for the little ones. It doesn’t work out that way this time, due to a lost little brother and a new tail!Elise has been protected by her older brother her whole life, but was recently transformed into a unicorn and took on the protector role herself. This time, Elise must choose between helping her older brother sort out his new tail, and locating her younger brother who is lost - again.The littlest sibling will always be the baby, the one most likely to wander off and to cause chaos amongst those left searching, whether that baby is human ... or dragon.Have you ever noticed how kids LOVE to pretend that they magically transform into fantastical creatures? This series is that imaginative play in book form! Children 4-8 will enjoy hearing the story read aloud, while their older siblings will enjoy listening in on the adventures. BUY NOW, get the ebook FREE! read more
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One of just a handful of women reporting on the Vietnam War, Kate Webb was captured by North Vietnamese troops and presumed dead—u...ntil she emerged from the jungle waving a piece of white parachute material after 23 days in captivity. Le Ly Hayslip enjoyed a peaceful early childhood in a Vietnamese farming village before war changed her life forever. Brutalized by all sides, she escaped to the United States, where she eventually founded two humanitarian organizations. Lynda Van Devanter was an idealistic young nurse in 1969 when a plane carrying her and 350 men landed in South Vietnam. Her harrowing experiences working in a combat zone hospital would later serve as inspiration for the TV series China Beach. In these pages readers meet these and other brave women and girls who served in life-threatening roles as medics, journalists, resisters, and revolutionaries in the conflict in Vietnam. Author Kathryn J. Atwood presents a clear introduction to each of five chronological sections, guiding readers through the social and political turmoil that spanned two decades and the tenure of five US presidents. Each woman's story unfolds in a suspenseful, engaging way, incorporating plentiful original source materials, quotes, and photographs. Resources for further study, source notes and a bibliography, and a helpful map and glossary round out this exploration of one of modern history's most divisive wars, making it an invaluable addition to any student's or history buff's bookshelf. read more
Mark Cutter is now an orphan. Someday, he wants to become a cop like his father. When he finds that a drug dealing murderer works ...right next door, Mark and his friends set out to catch the bad guys. But it won't be easy. A nutty aunt and rude cousins hinder them. But raw courage can't be stopped. In this exciting story, Mark Cutter will discover the courage he's had all along while facing dangers at every turn. read more
Valentina Arango was born in Cartagena, Colombia, in 1992.
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