The final thrilling installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series A river cruise through ancient desert lands becomes a mysterious adventure when Bill disappears. While Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are desperately searching for Bill, they become trapped beneath a forgotten temple where no one has set foot for 7,000 years. What dangers lurk within, and will they ever escape?
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Let’s Go Camping! No matter how big or small you are or whether you have fuzzy ears, bear paws or carry your own house on your bac...k, there’s always been an enormous amount of fun things to do when staying at The Phoenician. Now, there’s camping, too! Pitch a tent in your room with the resort’s famous characters Phoe-Phoe, Charlie and Tut-Tut, and read about their unusual ancestral stories, such as Phoe-Phoe’s artistic heritage, Charlie’s family’s athleticism and Tut-Tut’s love of Native American culture. But most of all, the fun of camping is to share your own stories with friends and family and to create lasting memories together. Happy Camping! read more
Carlin the raccoon is afraid of everything. Then he meets Big Bear who tells him that there is a way to get courage. Alone, Carlin... must make a perilous journey and bring back the secret ingredient for Big Bear's Bravery Soup. read more
In the busy streets of Shanghai, three young people hide from a group of determined hunters who are searching for anyone born with... dragon blood. The friends must work to hide their identities. Their greatest strengths could betray them, and turn them into prisoners forever. read more
This time-saving, easy-to-use teacher guide includes inspiring lesson plans which provide a comprehensive novel unit--the legwork ...is done for you!The guide incorporates essential reading, writing and thinking practice. (This is NOT the paperback novel.) read more
The second exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series Why is everyone so afraid of the castle on the hill, and what da...rk secrets lurk inside its walls? Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are on holiday in the countryside, staying on the side of Castle Hill. When flashing lights are seen in a distant tower, they decide to investigate—and discover a very sinister plot concealed within its hidden rooms and gloomy underground passages. read more
The fourth exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series A mysterious trip to the desolate Northern Isles soon turns into... a terrifying adventure when Bill is kidnapped. Marooned far from the mainland on a deserted coast, Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot find themselves playing a dangerous game with an unknown enemy. Will they escape with Bill and their lives? read more
The second exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series Nothing could be more exciting than a daring night flight on Bil...l's plane. But Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot soon find themselves flying straight into a truly amazing adventure. Who are the two strange pilots, and what is the secret treasure hidden in the lonely and mysterious valley where the children land? read more
The first thrilling installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series For Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot, the summ...er holidays in Cornwall are everything they'd hoped for, until they begin to realize that something very sinister is taking place on the mysterious Isle of Gloom—where a dangerous adventure awaits them in the abandoned copper mines and secret tunnels beneath the sea. read more
The sixth exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series An amazing voyage around the beautiful Greek islands becomes an e...xciting quest to find the lost treasure of the Andra! Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are plunged into a search for hidden riches—with some ruthless villains hot on their trail! Will they find the treasure before it's too late? read more
The fifth exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series Surely a peaceful holiday in the Welsh mountains will keep the ch...ildren out of trouble. But the mystery of a rumbling mountain soon has them thirsty for more adventure. Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are determined to explore the mountain and uncover its secret, but first they must escape from a pack of ravenous wolves and a mad genius who plans to rule the world. read more
Fourteen-year-old Kar and his mother, Bonnie, trudge through the frigid cold to the bus stop just as something completely foreign ...to this world smashes the bus shelter apart. It is not just a typical Red River Valley of the North winter storm. Strange beings ride in on icy winds. Evil enchantments fill the air. Kar and Bonnie must battle to survive ... but will their lives ever be the same again? read more
A beautiful 70th anniversary edition of the first book in Enid Blyton's classic Adventure series, gloriously illustrated with the ...original line drawings by Stuart Tresilian, now in full color, and with a foreword by Cressida Cowell For Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot, the summer holidays in Cornwall are everything they'd hoped for, until they begin to realize that something very sinister is taking place on the mysterious Isle of Gloom—where a dangerous adventure awaits them in the abandoned copper mines and secret tunnels beneath the sea. read more
D.J. is furious when a pack of dogs attack his helpless dog, Hero, which D.J. had tied to a post while he was in a store. Fearful ...that Hero will die at the veterinarian's, D.J. considers how to take revenge against the dogs he learns are owned by Beau Krockner and his brutal son. At the same time, D.J. hears that Zeke Zeering, an old hermit, has been arrested on charges of planning to dynamite a new irrigation dam. D.J. is confident that Zeke wouldn't do that, and sets out to prove it while hoping for Hero's recovery. D.J.'s investigation turns up various suspects with possible motives, but there is no proof. A number of unexpected turns make matters worse for D.J. until a series of hard rains creates a massive mud slide. This suddenly changes everything and helps reveal the identity of the person who really stole the dynamite. This ninth book shows how D.J. learns a hard lesson about seeking revenge. read more
The Rainy River Bees are an elite peewee hockey team. Moments after winning a championship, they get abducted by aliensNaliens tha...t love hockey! They rocket across the universe to play in the Intergalactic Hockey Championships, where they face-off against strange aliens with even stranger rules. But what seems to be friendly competition hides a dark secret that puts the entire universe in peril. ItOs up to the twelve Bees and their new friends to save the day: and win the tournament! read more
The Rainy River Bees are an elite peewee hockey team. Moments after winning a championship, they get abducted by aliens-aliens tha...t love hockey! They rocket across the universe to play in the Intergalactic Hockey Championships, where they face-off against strange aliens with even stranger rules. But what seems to be friendly competition hides a dark secret that puts the entire universe in peril. It's up to the twelve Bees and their new friends to save the day: and win the tournament! read more
Emergency! Calling Officer Bob! Calling Officer Bob! Police Officer Robert T. Billingsworth III (Officer Bob, for short) is the li...ttle town of Dillington Borough's favorite police officer. Along with his team of helpers including Medic Max and animal friends like Mortimer Mouse, Officer Bob keeps the town safe and protected. This book presents a great example of service and values to young readers. The stories are just as fun and intriguing as the morals behind them, and are intended for children all over the world to enjoy and cherish. Author Gregory White spent many years serving the public faithfully as a Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Officer. In June of 2005 he was involved in a car accident while working as a police officer. He had suffered some significant injuries including a closed head injury. During his healing process, he began writing children's stories for his young daughters. Now retired, he still has a passion for the law, doing what’s right and helping his community through his series of books, media presence and live performances. Along with his wife Kristin, daughters Briana, Emma and Isabella, he is actively reaching out to children all over the globe to teach the important qualities of Safety, Kindness, Confidence and Integrity. He believes “Every” child can grow up to be a solid citizen and responsible member of society. Gregory’s goal is to help children make good decisions in life by choosing to “do the right thing” so your child is the Star of their neighborhood! Watch his quick tips on Facebook, Youtube or invite him to speak at your school or function. Share his vision for a better world. It’s funny how a little story written by a dad for his daughters could possibly make it across the globe. It all began with a tragedy, love for others, and a dream. read more
Arion and Azura have found themselves in another adventure, this time involving a very powerful locket. There’s an evil queen, Lil...liana, trying to take over the lands, including the most powerful land of all, Blue Mountain. She’ll do anything to get her hands on that magical locket! Finley has gone missing, and Arion and Azura set out to find him, as well as the locket. They are introduced to some unique characters along the way, including a quirky mongoose who moves at lightning speed, and a large rabbit who swears he’s not Peter Cottontail, but is he? Will they find the lost locket before Queen Lilliana, or will she get to it first, taking over the lands and defeating Eli, ruler of Blue Mountain? Read on, friends, to find out the fate of Blue Mountain! read more
Arion and Azura find themselves in another adventure, but this time they don’t have to look far. Someone has cast a curse over the...ir magical land destroying its ability to replenish itself. Eli, the land’s fierce ruler, is also under attack by some powerful enemies who want to take over Blue Mountain. The gang of friends gather, once more, in an attempt to save their land, which is now dying. Arion, Azura, Finley, and Kyla put together a small army to fight the evil that has enveloped their land, even risking their own lives. But do they have the strength to break the curse? Can they save Eli, or are they about to lose their powerful leader along with the place they call home? Read on, friends, to find out the fate of Blue Mountain! read more
Josh Ladd's father is kidnapped after Josh inadvertently video tapes a fugitive crime boss. In frantic efforts to find and rescue ...their father, Josh and his sister race an erupting Hawaiian volcano while a massive lava flow threatens the building where Mr. Ladd is bound and helpless. read more
"I did have a murderous trip down South, but it was mighty interesting."In October 1913, Theodore Roosevelt arrived in Rio de Jane...iro, Brazil, on a tour of South America. The thrill-seeking adventurer had no idea that he would soon receive an offer he couldn’t refuse: the chance to lead an expedition deep into the Amazon jungle to chart an unmapped river with his son Kermit and renowned Brazilian explorer Candido Mariano da Silva Rondon.Death on the River of Doubt takes readers inside the thrilling journey that unfolds as Roosevelt, Rondon, Kermit, and their companions navigate an unpredictable river through an unforgiving jungle. With new threats at every turn, from bloodthirsty piranhas and raging rapids to starvation, disease, and a traitor in their own ranks, it seems that not everyone will make it out alive.Through it all, the indomitable Teddy Roosevelt remained determined to complete their mission and rewrite the map of the world. Or die trying. read more
A hurricane unexpectedly changes direction, overtaking Josh Ladd, friend Tank, and others in a remote Hawaiian swamp with no shelt...er. As they struggle to survive, Josh's sister and brother take refuge miles away in a house, but are trapped and injured when the building partially collapses. Can both parties survive the storm's fury? read more
In the territory of Zadaa, Saint Dane’s influence has fueled the fire of discontent between two warring tribes: the Rokador and th...e Batu. This is also the territory where the Traveler Loor lives as a member of the Batu. Together she and Bobby must work to thwart Saint Dane’s efforts to destroy Zadaa. But as Bobby pursues Saint Dane, he begins to see this quest as more than a series of adventures. It has finally become clear to Bobby—the stakes are as high as it gets, all of Halla lies in Bobby’s hands. read more
Wayne the Wasp is a delightful book aimed at children aged three upwards. Wayne is relatively young and inexperienced and is guide...d by his mother and a kindly co-worker, Lillie May. Lessons learned in this story are equally relevant to children and can act as a means to warn children of the dangers they may face. Links are made to the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) read more
This first of the Capt. Sonny series is a simple and fun way for children to learn what a river captain puts in his sea bag and wh...y. The readers can join in and imagine what they may want to take on their adventures! read more
"The Adventures of Tom and Jeff, The Scouts" is sure to keep you on the edge of your seats, non stop reading as eight Boy Scouts a...re left alone in the mountains, without any adult supervision. My brother and I decide to do something that was off limits to everyone, danger, suspense, being lost and finding the unexpected. What makes this story exciting is the fact that, "IT'S BASED ON A TRUE STORY". read more
The MacGregor family heads to the warm waters of Mexico and Central America in this latest installment in the series. When two of ...the kids are kidnapped by a thief, the family must come to the rescue. read more