HMS Apollo was one of many Royal Navy destroyers which escorted vulnerable merchantmen as they steamed beyond the North Sea and across the dangerous waters off Northern Russia. Doubly dangerous, for the Germans seemed to know their every move, with an alarming number of ships being sunk by Kriegsmarine U-boats and destroyers. Midshipman Johnny Clark began to wonder if the enemy had some kind of help in obtaining their information. Surely none of the Apollo's men cou wonder if the enemy had some kind of help in obtaining their information. Surely none of the Apollo's men could be a traitor...could they?… read more
Picking out clothes your tween or teen boy will love can feel like a daunting task, but we're here to make it easy!
Whether you have twins, triplets or multiple kids of different but close ages, it can be hard to find products that aren't designed to care for one baby at a time. From extra wide rocking chairs to double baby carriers, we've rounded up the best, most useful products for parents of multiples. Check out our round-up and make taking care of your crew of kiddos a little bit easier.
A warm-weather wardrobe staple for your baby boy and girl, cotton rompers are nothing short of adorable. From dressy to casual styles for little ones ranging from newborn to toddler sizes, we've rounded up the sweetest selection of this one-piece bodysuit style to keep your babe cool and super cute all season long.
Forget trying keeping those emotional Real Housewives calm and collected, Bravo TV host and new dad Andy Cohen has learned a thing or two about how to soothe his four-month-old baby boy, Benjamin thanks to a few fabulous finds he discovered soon after his short stint on the job. "As a first-time dad, I was a little overwhelmed with what products my son and I would need. I'm still figuring out this maze of parenthood, but I wanted to share my list of essentials (for baby and me!)."
As the proud pop and scores of dads get set to celebrate their first Father's Day, Cohen has teamed with Amazon to compile a list of his must-haves to make life easier for fellow parents. Put that Prime account to good use and be sure to stock up your nursery and have Cohen's favorite baby items delivered to your door before they're all gone!
Summer is right around the corner. In addition to planning camps for your kids, vacations and maybe a little time to relax for yourself, moms will also want to think about updating their beauty routine for the season. While summer is a time for fun in the sun, it's that very sun that can also be dangerous for our skin, which can cause burns and early signs of aging. Because moms are already stretched thin and overtired, we really don't need any added wrinkles from the sun. That's why we love these nine beauty products from Walmart that also protect us with broad-spectrum SPF. From concealers to lotions and even lipstick, these nine SPF-infused beauty products will be lifesavers for moms this summer.
We are so excited that some of our favorite luxe baby brands are now available at Walmart. These mom-loved brands are now at our go-to store. This means everything just got that much easier, which is great considering life with a new baby is just that much harder. Plus, not only can current parents shop for these amazing items, expecting parents can now create one registry that includes everything they need from low-to-high price points, all in one place. Whether you're shopping for nursery items like cribs or something for yourself, like a chic diaper bag, Walmart has got all your needs covered!
To mark the start of the FIFA Women's World Cup on June 7th, we've stepped away from the sidelines to select the coolest soccer gear that your girl is sure to get a kick out of on and off the field. "We're so excited for the Cup, as it is a great reminder of not only why we love the sport of soccer, but it is a showcase some of the best athletes in the world – strong, positive female role models for young girls," says Katy Slater, Director of Product Development for Soccer Shots. "Participating in soccer provides girls with the opportunity to set tangible goals and work to achieve those goals. Being able to see themselves work hard and accomplish something builds self-confidence on the field and in life."
We've rounded up the best gear guaranteed to score some major cool points for mom and dad. Check out these fab finds to help your soccer star make some smooth moves.
Strolling through the mall and browsing online for tween clothing can frustrate any parent, especially when you like something your kid doesn't or vice versa. Instead of getting swept up in an argument, check out these six brands that have everything you need to outfit your young teen in fashion-forward attire you both can agree on.
Graduation season is upon us and children, teens and young adults everywhere are getting ready to take that next—and very big step—in their lives. Whether your kids are getting ready to go to school for the first time or saying goodbye to school for the very last, this time of year is full of emotions, especially for parents. As we aim to arm our kids with all the knowledge and inspire them as much as we can, we also know that sometimes the best encouragement can come from none other than a wonderful book. Books about graduation are not only written to rouse good feelings and spark creativity, but also are meant to calm those jitters about the impending future. Whether your little one is embarking on the their first days of kindergarten or your 20-something is jetting off into the adult world all on their own, these 12 books aim to excite, energize and shed a light on what lies ahead. Congrats grads!
June 1st is National Pineapple day, which gives us the perfect reason to celebrate one of the best fruits of the summer. We just can't help but think of warm weather and sunny days when pineapples are around. Lucky for us, there's so many different pineapple print clothes, toys and gifts that are perfect for the beach, pool, vacation or even for year-round pineapple enthusiasts. Here are 10 awesome pineapple products.
Image Guard Image Guard Life Magazine Size Comic Backing Board Vintage Advertiseme COMBRDL Image Guard Features: -Subject: Enterta...inment.-Product Type: Advertisements.-Print Type: Vintage Advertisement.-Primary Art Material: Paper -Primary Art Material... read more
Et si Wonderland, le pays des merveilles, existait…Dans la réalité, Alice est une icône sex & drugs & rock n’roll, que ses excès o...nt menée où elle se trouve aujourd’hui, entre la vie et la mort, entre rêve et réalité... Au pays des merveilles, la... read more
Liz works for Cam, an entrepreneur who owns businesses all over Australia. Usually Liz is cool and composed on the job, but this t...ime she's in trouble. The woman who was supposed to escort Cam to a party that night cancelled at the last minute! Cam... read more
The prequel to the number one bestselling Attack on Titan and winner of the Diamond Gem Award for best manga continues! KEEP YOUR ...FRIENDS CLOSE As the days dwindle before the Survey Corps' last chance at an expedition, the need to train with their new... read more
After the illuminating events in 'Danger in the Dark,' Ulysses "Danger" Doyle was delighted to hear that the head of secret intell...igence office "Omega" Basil Copper, would be joining himself and Ned Finch personally on their next mission. But as Danger flew through the air on an ancient rope ladder, dangling precariously over an unexploded rocket on the back of a lorry, he contemplated how he had quite got into this mess in the first place... read more
Look at a map of the South Pacific. Between Australia and New Guinea, you'll find the Coral Sea. It was here in the Second World W...ar that some of the fiercest and bloodiest naval fighting took place. Yet, of all the heroes these battles threw up, and there were many, none could compare with Petty Officer Gordon Laker -- the man who had lost his submarine. read more
A stretch of treacherous water to cross, and no boat to do it in... All they had was a few plywood drop tanks jettisoned from airc...raft, some lengths of rope, bamboo, wood... and their courage. Yes, they needed courage most of all, for entering that stretch of water risked a horrifying death. In the search for survival there was deadly danger ahead... read more
Lieutenant John Weller was like a bloodhound when he was on a case. From his early years as a police detective, solving high‑class... robberies, to being a military policeman on the trail of a smuggling ring in the British Army -- nothing could stand between him and his investigation... not even a little thing called World War Two. This tenacity would take Weller right into the German invasion of France in 1940. But Weller was going to get his suspect -- no matter how dangerous the investigation. read more
Canadian sniper Michel Caron had been recruited by Gabe Dubois, his adopted brother, for a special mission that required expert, h...igh-precision shooting. In the bombed-out ruins of Caen in Northern France, death lurked in every shadow - and the brothers soon realised that both of them would have to be ready to sacrifice anything, even their own lives, to complete their deadly task... read more
They were very different, were Lieutenants Gregor MacBeth and Adam Wiley. Gregor was an action man, a fearless Commando, ever in d...anger's way. Adam was a thinker, an intelligence man with an eye for detail that made him a priceless asset behind the scenes. Then, one fateful night, Adam landed in danger the like of which even Gregor had second thoughts about diving into. But it was his job to get his friend out of... THE DANGER ZONE read more
The Luftwaffe ground crews standing around the German drome gazed upwards in amazement. There, above them, a Royal Air Force Mosqu...ito was circling, undercarriage and flaps down, preparing to make a landing. It looked like a crafty trick of some kind -- but no! The Mosquito touched down and rolled to a standstill. The pilot got out... read more
After the conclusion of explosive events in 'Danger in the Desert,' secret agent Ned Finch thought he had earned some well‑deserve...d time off. But when he got it, he didn't expect to be holidaying in Italian‑occupied Abyssinia with the very person who he wanted to get away from in the first place -- scientist, poet, long-distance runner and general pain in the neck for Ned, Ulysses 'Danger' Doyle. Ned would soon learn with Danger around, life was going to be anything but quiet. read more
In 1938, on the eve of the Second World War, British Agent Ned Finch is on a top secret mission in the Middle Eastern Kingdom of M...ajaffa. But, after Finch is injured by the Germans, petroleum scientist Ulysses ‘Danger’ Doyle is called in to finish Finch’s investigation. Something isn’t adding up though. Why are the Germans building pipelines in the desert when there’s no oil? An amateur poet with a gifted mind, Danger read the entire works of Sherlock Holmes before he was five. He loved a good mystery, but never expected to find himself bang in the middle of one… read more
Massive -- that was the only word to describe Commando John Littlejohn. He stood well over six feet tall, with shoulders like an o...x, a barrel‑like chest, and legs like tree trunks. Yet he could move with the speed of a cat when he had to. He was the ideal guy to have along if ever you ran into trouble -- and his bunch of blokes seemed to find trouble just about everywhere they went. read more
The men of the Canadian Forestry Corps were known as the "Sawdust Fusiliers" - trained soldiers, they were also lumberjacks based ...in Great Britain during World War II. In a remote area of the Scottish Highlands a group of Commandos on a training exercise clashed with the Canadians. However, the Green Berets and the Fusiliers expectedly came up against a group of invading German Navy Marines who were on a top secret mission. These "Sawdust Commandos" would have to put aside their differences and fight for their very lives. read more
It was a Commando raid with a difference. Among the elite soldiers, fighting right alongside with a tommy-gun was a boy of only si...xteen who wasn't even in the army! When the Commandos found young Terry Nelson stowed away on their landing craft, it was too late to do anything but give him a gun and take him along - and the boy gave those hardy warriors no cause to ever regret it. read more
Five wounded men walk out of an Army hospital and set off to reach their own units under their own steam. Happens all the time? No...t likely, mate - especially when these men were deep inside enemy territory - even on the wrong side of the Mediterranean! So how could they hope to succeed? read more
In one of DC's strangest comics ever, a werewolf, a vampire, a gorgon, and Frankenstein's monster fight the German forces during W...orld War II. Originally published in the early 1980s, The Creature Commandos laid the groundwork for recent series like FRANKESTEIN, AGENT OF S.H.A.D.E. Collects WEIRD WAR TALES #93, 97, 100, 102, 105, 108-112, 114-119, 121 and 124. read more
England, after 1066, was a violent place. As William of Normandy tightened his grip on the English throne, it was a time of war an...d great unrest. The incoming Norman forces ruled with an iron fist. One especially cruel member of the new ruling class was Roland of Alain - who aimed to crush any resistance from those he regarded as peasant upstarts. One such "upstart" was Carrick. He and his band of rebels were determined to put up a fight against their oppressors. A fight to the death, if necessary... read more
Once more the Convict Commandos' latest mission had placed them in grave danger. The Germans, in league with a Russian traitor and... a horde of fearsome, renegade Cossack warriors, had concocted an assassination plot that would turn the tide of the war. Now all Jelly Jakes and the rest of the Commando team had to do was foil the enemy plan... but that was easier said than done. read more
Fighting in the Kola Peninsula, high in the polar latitude of the Russian tundra, the Eastern Front was awash in white, hiding the... skilled Sami soldiers who hunted in the snow. These stealthy fighters fought for both sides of the war, earning fear and admiration... British Naval Officer Gavin Wright and Royal Artillery Bombardier Jim Nolan never expected to fight with and against these arctic assassins, but after their ship was damaged in the Barents Sea they had no choice but to journey through the tundra and acquire the parts they needed -- regardless of what terrors may lie there! read more
The Convict Commandos are not known to do things the conventional way. Titch Mooney, Jelly Jakes, Smiler Dawson and Guy Tenby - no...t forgetting their ruthless confederate Dr Jane Mallory - always get the jobs where conventional is not an option. Even by their standards, though, a boat chase through the centre of Venice was a bit extreme. You really have got to read this tale. read more
Driving along a country road in neutral Switzerland, the Convict Commandos seemed to be enjoying a well-earned rest after a score ...of near-fatal missions. But appearances can be deceptive and, as the ever-fearful Jelly Jakes pointed out, their boss, Major Guy Tenby always had an unpleasant surprise up his sleeve. And so it proved. The Major's latest escapade would plunge them into mortal danger once more... read more
Staff-Sergeant Harry Sale of the Special Air Service had fought his way out of more tight corners than he cared to remember. Now h...e was across in the USA, away from the bullets and the bombs, passing on his specialised knowledge to squads of hand-picked Yanks. It was supposed to be a hard-earned break from the savage war in Europe but, before Harry could begin to relax even a little, a silent and deadly new weapon was drifting ever closer to his training area... read more
Yuri Murayev, ex-Spetznaz Commando, thought that his troubles were behind him. But he hadn't reckoned on Anatoly Speck, the sinist...er Russian billionaire who had made it his business to destroy the former commando. Framed for murder, and on the run, Yuri finds himself in a deadly cat and mouse game, wanted by both the Russian underworld and his old friends in the S.A.S. With bullets flying, and the casualties mounting, it's up to Yuri to clear his name before it's too late! read more
Everybody had thought a lot of Inspector Harry Andrews of the Malayan Police. He was a real man, all guts. Pity he had been captur...ed and probably killed by the Japanese when the invasion over-ran his outpost. He'd put up quite a fight, though. Then, there was his brother, Colin - just a war correspondent, not a fighting soldier. He'd never be half the man Harry was, they said. Even though he got himself on a desperate mission to the district in Malaya where his brother had disappeared... but they didn't really know Colin Andrews... read more