Voyagers: Project Alpha (Book 1)
#1 New York Times bestseller D. J. MacHale launches this part sci-fi, all action adventure, multiplatform series. Earth is about to go dark. Without a new power source, life as we know it will be toast. A global competition is under way to determine which four kids will join the secret mission that might just save us all. Project Alpha is a contest of physical challenges, mental puzzles, and strategic alliances. The battle is fierce. Who will lead the team? Who wilcal challenges, mental puzzles, and strategic alliances. The battle is fierce. Who will lead the team? Who will pilot the most complicated space ship ever built? Who will be a friend? An enemy? And how will they survive over a year stuck on a space ship together? Once chosen, the Voyagers will journey to the far reaches of space, collecting unique elements and facing unbelievable dangers. The future of our planet is in their hands. Sure, they’ll be the best in the world . . . but can they save the world? The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world! And you don't have long to wait, 6 books are coming all in one year! Do you have what it takes to be a Voyager? Find out at VoyagersHQ.com.From the Hardcover edition.… read more
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This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the s...ame format as the original work. While some publishers have opted to apply OCR (optical character recognition) technology to the process, we believe this leads to sub-optimal results (frequent typographical errors, strange characters and confusing formatting) and does not adequately preserve the historical character of the original artifact. We believe this work is culturally important in its original archival form. While we strive to adequately clean and digitally enhance the original work, there are occasionally instances where imperfections such as blurred or missing pages, poor pictures or errant marks may have been introduced due to either the quality of the original work or the scanning process itself. Despite these occasional imperfections, we have brought it back into print as part of our ongoing global book preservation commitment, providing customers with access to the best possible historical reprints. We appreciate your understanding of these occasional imperfections, and sincerely hope you enjoy seeing the book in a format as close as possible to that intended by the original publisher. read more
Eleven-year-old Crystal Black makes a startling and potentially life-changing find while riding her horse on her mother's farm in ...Vermont. This heralds the beginning of a summer full of adventure and discovery for her and her best friend, Breanna - one that will test every ounce of the girls' physical, psychological, and emotional strength as they work together to solve the secrets just beginning to unravel on the property. The Secret of Blackridge Farm is the heartfelt story of two girls discovering the true meaning of friendship and community citizenship. Age-related tensions throw chaos into their lives, however, and cause them to appear destined to lose their friendship before it ever has a chance to take off. Only a tragic accident leads the girls, their families, and townsfolk to discover the true secret of Blackridge Farm. read more
For adults, tracing is a no-brainer but for children, it is a form of edu-tainment that's hard to put down. Tracing strengthens th...e tiny muscles in your child's hands as he/she learns to practice control over the writing implement. It also helps with line, shape and object recognition. When you're looking for an activity that would encourage the development of handwriting, this tracing workbook is the answer! read more
Excerpt from Riders of the Purple Sage: A Novel Ruin! Exclaimed Venters, passionately. Haven' t youalreadyruinedme? Whatdoyoucallr...uin? Ayear agoasarider. Ihadhorsesandcattleofmyown. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This 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
#1 New York Times bestseller D. J. MacHale launches this part sci-fi, all action adventure, multiplatform series. Earth is about ...to go dark. Without a new power source, life as we know it will be toast. A global competition is under way to determine which four kids will join the secret mission that might just save us all. Project Alpha is a contest of physical challenges, mental puzzles, and strategic alliances. The battle is fierce. Who will lead the team? Who will pilot the most complicated space ship ever built? Who will be a friend? An enemy? And how will they survive over a year stuck on a space ship together? Once chosen, the Voyagers will journey to the far reaches of space, collecting unique elements and facing unbelievable dangers. The future of our planet is in their hands. Sure, they’ll be the best in the world . . . but can they save the world? The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world! And you don't have long to wait, 6 books are coming all in one year! Do you have what it takes to be a Voyager? Find out at VoyagersHQ.com. read more
Every kid's dream is to be named as the most valuable player. But how many ever dream that the game is a race around the world (no... flying allowed) in just forty days? That's the challenge Adam faces in the great Global game. As the player for the Magellan Voyage Project, he competes against others for a four-million dollar prize! Trackers with blowguns and a nefarious baron don't make things easy. The winner and nominee for many state readers choice awards including the Nutmeg Award, the Sunshine State Award, and the Rebecca Caudill Award. read more
A simple and fun introduction to counting and basic addition, Fish Eyes, in a lively rhyming text, encourages children to imagine ...putting on scales, fins, and a tail and diving underwater to count the fish. Features bright collage illustrations by the author. read more
A cute little alligator for children or babies to play with. Easy to crochet with one embroidery stitch (French knot) for the teet...h. read more
Delightful creations to put a smile on anyone's face.
The Scene-A-Rama Project Book has ideas, Tips and Techniques for helping students develop dioramas for their school projects. The ...manual will provide them with the motivation, stimulation and inspiration for building amazing dioramas. This colorful book is full of finished displays that include subject matter in biology, geology, anatomy, animal and human habitats, astronomy, and architecture. There are also ideas for seasonal projects and examples of shoeboxes and shadowboxes. It s not just full of ideas this manual references the basic techniques used to create landscapes. Instructions are included for making rocks, mountains, trees, and water. Techniques for sculpting, painting, labeling are covered and directions for making buildings, structures and different textures are included. This one project book could cover all the school projects your child will encounter during their school years. read more
We manufacture all of our own wood cutouts and shapes in our production area. If you are looking for any of the Greek letters for ...a wood craft project, we have them available for you. The letter Alpha is available in heights from 1" to 14" and in thicknesses of 1/8" and 1/4".All of our letters are cut from high quality Baltic Birch Plywood. We use this high quality plywood because it is void free and makes the best surface to paint. We cut with a laser for precision and detail which allows us to cut extremely thin slices of wood. An additional benefit to using a laser is that the product is splinter free. read more
The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world! This multiplatform series is part sci-fi, all action-adventure. ...And you don’t have long to wait—six books are coming all in one year! Earth is in danger! The only things that can save our planet are six essential elements scattered throughout the galaxy. And it is up to the Voyagers—a team of four kids and an alien—to gather them all and return to Earth. It isn’t just the Voyagers out in space—they’ve got company in the form of Team Omega. Omegas have their own reasons for wanting the elements—and they’ll do anything to win. The third planet, Aqua-Gen, has unbelievable new challenges in store. Sea monsters, pirates . . . Both teams better know how to swim. Do you have what it takes to be a Voyager? Find out at VoyagersHQ.com. read more
The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world! This multiplatform series is part sci-fi, all action-adventure. ...And you don’t have long to wait—six books are coming all in one year! Earth is in danger! The only things that can save our planet are six essential elements scattered throughout the galaxy. And it is up to the Voyagers—a team of four remarkable kids and an alien—to gather them all and return to Earth. On the fourth planet, Infinity, the Voyagers journey deep underground, through a complex maze of tunnels. The tunnels are full of alien life—and danger. And before they can escape, one of their own will be taken from them. . . . Do you have what it takes to be a Voyager? Find out at VoyagersHQ.com. read more
The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world! This multiplatform series is part sci-fi, part eco-mystery, all ...action-adventure—and now the first three books in the series are available in one far-out boxed set! Earth is in danger! The only thing that can save our planet are six essential elements that can fuse into a new source of clean energy. But the elements are scattered throughout the galaxy. And it is up to the Voyagers—a team of four remarkable kids and an alien—to gather them all and return to Earth. Jam-packed with danger, aliens, and exciting new worlds, this is the first half of the Voyagers’ unforgettable mission. read more
Learn everything you need to know about foundation paper piecing and then test your skills with projects ranging in difficulty and... complexity. This book contains playful, little paper-pieced projects feature 37 graphic designs, tips from top modern quilters and one CD to make choosing a foundation easy. read more
Explore and color the authentic Russian folk art designs of the magnificent port of St. Petersburg, Russia. A cultural high-qualit...y coloring book including charming, iconic illustrations recommended for both children and adults is a treasured companion to read more
This book contains a collection of wood craft projects for children. With many items to make to be proud of, including a 'Walking ...Elephant' and 'Special Photo Frames', this book provides hours of fun activities and makes a great gift for any creative... read more
A cat toy for cat lovers everywhere! A cute and cuddly toy for children, this cat is easy and quick to crochet. This lovable cat s...tands about 8 inches tall from head to bottom. He would make a great gift for birthdays or holidays for children or adults... read more
These cute and easy to crochet snakes, Banded Snake, Large Snake, and Small Snake, are perfect as toys for children or as draft pr...eventers against doors and windows. A small version of these snakes also can be used as toys for children or play toys for... read more
A cute rabbit toy for children and babies. Easy to crochet, this rabbit toy is about 15 inches in length. A nice gift or decoratio...n for the Easter holiday. read more
A cute little Teddy Bear to crochet and dress up! The clothing can be made in a camouflage military pattern for children of our ar...med services, or done in holiday colors such as red, green, and white for the Christmas holiday or pastels for the Easter... read more
Originally published as Opal Moonbaby, this is the first in a funny, warm-hearted series about friendship - and aliens! If you lov...e Jacqueline Wilson, Cathy Cassidy or Liz Kessler, you'll love reading about Opal Moonbaby.Martha's decided that friends are stupid. Especially if they're anything like Colette and Chloe. She never wants another friend. Ever.But it's the first day of the summer holidays, and there's not that much to do ... until she spots a strange little furry creature who leads her to Opal Moonbaby. Opal's been sent down from her planet with a special mission: she needs to work out what on earth people are (and my goodness - people are strange) and make a friend. Can Martha help Opal make the Best Friend Project a success? read more
Crochet a panda for a toy for children. An easy to crochet pattern, this panda stands approximately 8 inches tall. Soft and cuddly... for a childs playtime. read more
Crochet a large and colorful school of fish with this easy to do pattern! Children will delight in playing a "fishing" game with t...his cute and lovable fish. A fish pattern that works up quickly, fun to create, and cute when completed. read more
Crochet an owl toy for babies or children. An easy to do crochet pattern, this owl stand approximately 5.5 inches from head to foo...t. Be creative and make a nest of artificial grass for a home for this adorable creature or make one to stand guard over a... read more