Book #3 in the Mindel Rappaport series!Mindel s trip to the famous Leipzig Fair is even more exciting than she imagined! With people from near and far selling all kinds of interesting things, and many thrilling performers, Mindel doesn t know where to look first! But when expensive goods start disappearing, Mindel starts to wonder whether things at the Fair are not exactly as they seem ....Meet MindelMeet Mindel Rappaport, a Jewish girl growing up in the city of Praare not exactly as they seem ....Meet MindelMeet Mindel Rappaport, a Jewish girl growing up in the city of Prague in the 1590s, over 400 years ago. Mindel is the middle child in her lively, loving family. She is kind-hearted and artistic, and always eager to help. Read about her adventures and you re sure to love her, too!About the seriesIn Jewish Girls Around the World, you'll meet many fascinating Jewish girls from our past. Read about them and experience their worlds. Times and places may change, but being a Jewish girl is always something to celebrate.5.5 x 8.5… read more
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.
Give them the best snow day ever with winter weather toys that spark their creativity, equip them for snow battles, and captivate their imaginations.
Let your kids unwrap our favorite tech toys for this holiday season. The tech-savvy kiddo in your life will be all smiles.
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where crawling babies and curious tots can cause serious injury to themselves. Keep your little one safe with baby proofing gear such baby gates, child monitors, safety locks and guards, and pacifiers and teethers, that are specially designed for children's safety.
Raising kids in today's world poses numerous different challenges for parents. When should your child be introduced to TV? What about the iPad or the family computer? We've rounded up safe technology products you can feel good about giving to your children.
Adults are due for some much-needed peace and quiet as the Christmas craze fizzles out. To carve out some precious alone time this winter, design a space that will hold your kids' attention for hours a day. It should be a room that bursts with color and piques curiosity with a strategic variety of learning and play toys. To help you create this space we rounded up 10 playroom staples to help kids battle cabin fever while they're holed up inside on snow days.
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
Modern design is all about practicing the less-is-more approach. If you're able to resist the many cute toys, accessories and decorations available today, you'll reap the rewards of a long-lasting nursery that's comfortable, practical and beautiful. Prioritize the 10 essentials below to build a foundation for a modern sanctuary for your little one.
Selecting an educational toy for children that keeps them engaged can be challenging. With the right tools, you can make the toy shopping experience a lot less stressful.
From tubs and toys to soaps and shampoos, here's what your baby needs for a fun and soothing bathtime routine.
From fun food sets and building blocks to unique playhouses and play kitchens, here's our top toys that promote pretend play and inspire your child's imagination.
Your child is always studying the world around them. Nurture that desire to learn by exposing them to toys that teach and encourage their rapid growth! Check out these 12 playroom essentials that prove having fun and learning go hand in hand.
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Excerpt from The Rider of Golden BarI don't want you to do anything, she denied With unnecessary emphasis. Haven't you any ambitio...n?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
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The Miller Cousins get an alarming letter. Their Gramma has been kidnapped and the boys are called into action. How will the cousi...ns find Gramma and how will they get away from the man-eating guards protecting an ancient mummy. In this book, written by five real-life cousins, the boys, being smart and clever detectives, go on a great adventure to save their Gramma and find amazing surprises. read more
The University Games Murder Mystery Party Game is a fun who-done-it mystery. You and your dinner guests are at an annual wine tast...ing festival. However, the festivities are soon canceled when the body of the owner, Barry Underwood, is found in his wine cellar. All your dinner guests are suspects in Murder Mystery dinner game, A Taste of Wine and Murder. Players are given a script and accuse each other of the crime while coming up with their own alibi. There is also plenty of room for improvisati read more
Torin Sinclair and his friends think they've got a handle on all of the mysteries of Snow Park, Colorado. They’re wrong. Torin, Dr...ake, and Raine know about the hidden mining tunnels underneath the town and they keep the secrets of the creatures that live in the high forests on Borsh Mountain. But nothing prepares them for the adventure that awaits when Tor adopts Roscoe, a giant young dog. Why does a sinister man appear to claim the abandoned, abused mutt? When Tor and his friends venture into the haunted Phantom Canyon where Roscoe was found, they stumble upon an amazing secret…and a deadly trap. With only a few hours to save his mom and his friends, Tor—with Roscoe’s help—must unravel the ancient secret of Phantom Canyon. read more
How well do you know the lunch servers at your school? Sure, they seem like nice people, but what if secretly they are something m...uch, much weirder? Best friends Carlos and Benny, who just saved their teacher from becoming a were-hyena, have been called upon to investigate the strange goings-on in the cafeteria. Why are the lunch ladies suddenly so grumpy? Why are the girls' meals different from the boys'? And what was that thing seen scuttling around the kitchen wearing an apron? It's going to require a lot of courage--and more than an industrial size can of Raid--for the boys to avoid extermination in this buggy adventure. read more
Carson and Luke are sure that the men are after their treasure. They don’t even know what’s in the box. They’ve got to get that bo...x open before the men find it…but it could be dangerous. Samantha's ready to bring the police in…but would that be the end of the secret treehouse? Join the threesome as they realize how unprepared they are and the importance of trust and friendship. Danger and laughter surround the mystery of the Riverbank Box. read more
Casey Miller and Lexie Wentworth visit Cornelius Williamson, elderly owner of the world-famous Salt Marsh Winery, for a history pr...oject for school. During the interviews, Casey and Lexie are introduced to some odd characters who work for him. A perplexing puzzle unfolds as they find themselves in the middle of a conspiracy to take control of the old man's estate. They find that they are being used by the man they trust to carry out another nefarious scheme involving the world's oldest wine pot. After Casey survives a savage beating, the thrilling drama ends in a tragedy that will change Casey's and Lexie's life forever. read more
It's the end of the summer at Camp Dakota--and things are about to get hairy. The kids have adaptations on their minds. And after ...one camper notices Counselor Kyle's suspicious late-night activities, they begin to suspect that Kyle is turning into a werewolf. Is there another explanation? Or have the campers discovered a terrible secret? Look in the back of the book for experiments and more to help you become a science detective too! read more
Casey Miller and Lexie Wentworth's vacation on Cape Cod is rudely interrupted by their discovery of a body in a cranberry bog.Thei...r reputations in Elm Grove have preceded them. Soon, they are visited by an intruder who issues a stern, life-threatening warning to stay out of the case.They learn that all is not well at the art gallery where Lexie has been hired to work for the summer. Casey's summer workplace, too, is shrouded in a mystery that has unexpected consequences.Casey's and Lexie's curiosity and persistence are their strengths, but their weakness as well. Again, they find themselves facing death, manipulated by people they initially trust, and run headlong into a vicious plot of revenge. read more
Use special magnifier to find the clue and solve the mystery at this fantastical circus.Run away with Circus Fantastico: A Magnify...ing Mystery and join the show! Created by Lynn Gordon and illustrated by Molly Idle, Circus Fantastico features much more than meets the eye. That's why this book comes with a working magnifier (tethered to the book's binding so it can't be lost).Circus Fantastico encourages junior sleuths to help Ella the Elephant solve a mystery. Madame Fantastico's traveling circus is down on its luck, and when the show's props begin to disappear, Ella takes center stage to find out why.Circus Fantastico combines an engaging story, an intriguing mystery, and a hidden picture game all under one big top. read more
Who is this book about? It's a mystery! One lagoon-loving zoo animal gives you clues about its life, its home, and its young. Can ...you solve this stickler on stilts? read more
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The legend of Atlantis evokes pictures of fanciful wonders and horrific catastrophe. In this riveting story, students examine how ...the legend began with Plato and how it has excited the public imagination for hundreds of years. The various theories that have been offered about the lost kingdom by scholars and mystics throughout history are examined, including recent explorers claims of finding the site with the use of underwater tools and satellite technology. read more
From the Alphabet Murder Puzzle Series, this jigsaw combines grueling puzzling with a murder mystery. First you must assemble two ...different 500 piece puzzles of before and after crime scenes. To preserve the mystery, no actual puzzle art is shown on or... read more
From USA,It comes to you in New and Fresh state Solving mysteries is what is all about. He used to be a world class boxer, and som...etimes he appeared in movies, but today he's all about detecting weirdness and helping others! Iron Mike also comes to the... read more
At last, Shelby Belgarden has put her crime-solving behind her and has returned to the life of an ordinary teenager. Now 16, she h...as taken her first job: working at a new local restaurant called The Steak Place. But when one of her co-workers - a waitress named Nadine - goes missing, Shelby suspects foul play. The police won't believe her. Neither will Shelby's boyfriend, Greg, who grows frustrated with her search for a criminal who may not exist. read more
Little Fur goes in search of her friend, Ginger the cat, who has vanished completely in this third book in the Little Fur quartet.... The wise Sett Owl tells Little Fur that she must first discover who or what the Mystery of Wolves is. The only creature Little Fur finds who has heard of them is a mad prophet. He explains that the Mystery of Wolves is a mystic order of wolves who dwell in the high mountains to the east of the city.On an adventure that leads to more than just Ginger, Little Fur learns moreabout her long-gone father and mother and ultimately risks everything sheloves to save the mysterious and dangerous humans who do not evenknow she exists.From the Hardcover edition. read more
When Horace the elephant turns eleven, he celebrates instyle by inviting his exotic friends to a splendid costume party. But a mys...tery is afoot, for in the midst of the games, music, and revelry, someone has eaten the birthday feast. The rhyming text and lavish, detailed illustrations each provide clues, and it's up to the reader to piece them together and decide whodunit!"The fun of poring over the pictures is matched by the enjoyment derived from the textwitty, ingenious verses." -- Publishers WeeklyGraeme Base is the author of many award-winning books for children, including Animalia (Puffin), The Sign of the Seahorse, and most recently, The Discovery of Dragons. read more
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Originally published in 1884. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan a...nd converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies. All titles scanned cover to cover and pages may include marks notations and other marginalia present in the original volume. read more
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