The action-packed sequel to The Lost Legacy, which Booklist called “Monstrous fun!”Living in a hotel full of monsters isn’t always easy. Stephen is trying to adapt as quickly as he can, but there’s still a lot he doesn’t know. When a sorcerer casts a spell on the hotel and all its inhabitants, Stephen and his friends must find a way to undo the magic before their home is changed forever. This mystery-adventure with a time-travel twist is Hotel Transylvania meets Esctheir home is changed forever. This mystery-adventure with a time-travel twist is Hotel Transylvania meets Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library.It’s only been a few weeks since Stephen started living at the New Harmonia—a hotel that caters to a supernormal clientele, including bigfeet, vampires, dragons, and talking gargoyles—and he still has a lot to learn. His latest discovery? The lions in front of the New York Public Library are actually sphinxes, guarding a secret treasure trove of magical objects.When a mysterious wizard steals a powerful wand from the collection and casts a spell on the entire supernormal world, Stephen and his friends must find a way to reverse the magic before it becomes permanent. This inventive and accessible mystery-adventure is full of friendship, humor, and a curious cast of characters perfect for fans of Pseudonymous Bosch and R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps series.… read more
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Selecting the coolest (and most durable) kids' shoes for fall and beyond can be quite the ordeal — no pressure, Mom and Dad! Thankfully, Pediped has an incredible inventory of shoes and sandals that will have your little one stepping out in style at school, the playground and beyond. Plus, now until September 30, 2018, you can enjoy 20 percent off your Pediped purchase by using code PARENTING20!
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After an exhausting month of shopping and planning winter break activities, is there anything more rewarding than the look of wonderment and pure joy on your child's face on Christmas morning? Bright eyes and wide smiles will make all the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile! In the meantime, here are a few more things to tack onto your to-do list to make Christmas morning a little more magical for you and your family.
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If you were an antonym, you would mean the opposite of another word. You could be FAST or SLOW, HOT or COLD, or RIGHT or WRONG. Wh...at else could you be if you were an antonym? read more
A la demande generale, Mimi est de retour pour un deuxieme volume, une nouvelle collection contenant 7 histoires en images pour le...s tout-petits. Pour cette sortie Mimi joue a cache-cache, rend visite a un bebe, aide Maman dans la cuisine, fait un petit vo read more
Few author-illustrators share Mo Willems' keen insight into the minds of young children. Dubbed the "master of the doodle," Willem...s inspires his readers to laugh and think, and perhaps most importantly, to express themselves creatively. Chronicling Willems' life and development as an illustrator and storyteller, this lively volume provides insight into his whimsical sensibility and demonstrates that hard work can be fun if you love what you do. In line with Common Core Standards, text features, including quick fact and vocabulary boxes, help readers quickly locate important information and allow them to approach Willems' works with new understanding and appreciation. read more
Bex Carter and her family are spending winter vacation at a fancy ski lodge. Unfortunately, Bex isn't that excited about it. Aunt ...Jeanie has scheduled every minute of their vacation with activities like Christmas Carol Karaoke, building gingerbread houses read more
Night at the museum When a sculpture is destroyed, only the Clue Crew can find the culprit.A beautiful sand sculpture at the moder...n art museum is ruined Fortunately, Nancy and the Crew are on the scene, and while they might not understand all the artwork, they know they like to solve a mystery Following a mysterious hum, they get lost in the vast museum, and may end up facing more than they can handle. read more
An ancient treasure map. A baffling riddle. A secret room beneath the Great Sphinx. As archaeologist Tom McCroy and his nephew, Lo...rton, prepare to map a recently-discovered passageway that leads beneath the famous stone statue, little do they realize the read more
“Monstrous fun!”—Booklist Three kids. A hotel full of monsters. And a stolen magical artifact that could disrupt the balance betwe...en the humans and the supernatural. Welcome to life at Hotel Monster! Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library meets Hotel Transylvania in the first book of this hilarious and spooky new series that blends mystery with monsters. Stephen’s dad has moved their two-person family across the country to New York City, where he is taking over as head chef in an exclusive hotel. A hotel that has the most elite of clientele: monsters (though they prefer to be called supernormals). Surprise! And an even bigger surprise? Stephen is part supernormal himself.When a magical family heirloom is stolen and Stephen is framed, he must work with two new friends to navigate this whole new world and clear his name. After all, consequences can be dire in the world of monsters.Spooky, funny, and full of monstrous hijinks, The Lost Legacy is an inventive and accessible mystery-adventure full of friendship and humor—perfect for fans of Pseudonymous Bosch and R. L. Stine’s Goosebumps series. read more
Paperback, Cavendish Square, 2014, ISBN13 9781627124355, ISBN10 1627124357
The popular children's story appears in graphic novel form for the first time in the U.S., with stories never seen in America. Thi...s time, Geronimo Stilton and friends must travel back in time to Ancient Egypt! The Pirate cats, jealous that the face of a man was placed on the body of the Sphinx, are determined to coerce the Pharaoh into changing the face of this monument. It's up to Geronimo and co. to travel back in time and stop the Pirate Cats before it's too late. read more
Meet the heroes, villains, and bunglers hired to protect others. We might think of bodyguards as a modern concept, but they ve bee...n around since ancient times. The rich, the powerful, the famous, and the infamous have all placed their safety in the hands read more
Bodyguards!: From Gladiators to the Secret Service
Paperback, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014, ISBN13 9781502988744, ISBN10 1502988747
Melissa & Doug On the Go Secret Decoder Deluxe Activity Set and Super Sleuth Toy: Includes Secret Decoder Game Book, Seek and Find... Game Book, Secret Message Activity Pad and magic-reveal sticker sheetsUse the tools to decode, write and reveal invisible messagesMore than 50 unique activities in allCrack codes and complete puzzles to solve dozens of mini mysteriesPart of the Melissa and Doug On-the-Go line of travel games and activity books read more
Paperback, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014, ISBN13 9781502989086, ISBN10 1502989085
As Ruth the Sleuth searches her messy room for a pot holder she borrowed from her mother, she gets distracted again and again by t...he wonderful items she finds within her mess. But, will she find her mom's pot holder in time to have cookies with her friend, Zack? read more
The scoop on animal poop! Animals poop, that's a given. But what does this natural output say about what's going on inside an anim...al? Ask Sarah Putnam, the "Poop Sleuth" at Smithsonian's National Zoo. Sarah and the other scientists and assistants in her lab study animal scat—what it looks like, smells like, is made of—to learn about the health and well-being of the animals under their care and to help with the conversation of endangered animals in the wild.Comes with a unique, must-have sticker page of animal you-know-what! read more
Ben goes undercover in the White House to take on a SPYDER operative determined to assassinate the president in this latest additi...on to the New York Times bestselling Spy School series.Thirteen-year-old Ben Ripley has had a lot of field success despite only just beginning his second year at Spy School, something graduates rarely experience. But he’d never have survived without the help from experienced agents and his friends. Now he’s been called in on a solo mission—and the fate of the United States of America is on his shoulders alone. The Mission: Prevent a presidential assassination by infiltrating the White House, and locating the enemy operative. But when the president’s son is as helpful as a hamster, and a trained SPYDER agent would never appear to be up to something (they’re far too clever for that), Ben may be in over his head this time. And when everything goes wrong, Ben must rely on his Spy School friends to save his reputation…but even friends can double-cross or be swayed to the enemy’s side. read more
Excerpt from The Ocean SleuthWhen I arrived, the after end of the hold was but tressed across and across with these rails, and the... first stays for the forward bulkhead were in position similar rails, but placed true, one above the other, and with wooden battens clamped to them to which the bulkhead timbers would be Spiked.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
The Kingsman agents and their foes are joining forces with Funko! From the British spy action-comedy film Kingsman: The Secret Ser...vice , comes Valentine's right-hand Gazelle as a fun, and funky, stylized collectible Pop! vinyl figure from Funko! read more
Presents the history and purpose of the United States Secret Service and describes the job duties, responsibilities, and training ...of its agents. read more
Features: Durable yet soft stuffed animal! Extremely Soft! Quality Made Plush From Wildlife Artists! Ultra soft 7" miniature Plush...Copyright genuine. !Materials premium. !Math Sleuth Gr 2-5Category: Activity BooksLearning MaterialsMath read more
From Medicom. Medicom debuts their MAFEX Kingsman: The Secret Service figures with Gary "Eggsy" Unwin, as portrayed by Taron Egert...on! He's fully posable for maximum action, and his accessories include an assault rifle, Gazelle's prosthetic leg weapon, and a pair of shoes with knife blades extended from the toes! Figure stands about 6.30 inches tall and comes with a stand for display. read more
Eight-year-old Nancy Drew has her first case to crack Can you help? Nancy and her two best friends, George and Bess, are so excite...d They have been invited to Deirdre's sleepover party There will be pizza, cake, and even a pajama fashion show. But the most exciting thing is that the party has a City Girls doll theme. All of the guests are bringing their dolls with them But then Deirdre's City Girls doll - Hollywood Heather - goes missing. Is her sleepover ruined? Or is there a detective in the room who can make sense of this mystery? read more
Queeneka and Klaude are not very happy about their roles in the school play, Candy Dreams. They were both trying for the lead role... and shy, quiet Javier beat them both Things get even stickier at rehearsals when Klaude tries to remember his lines and Jav read more