The Adventures of Lucky Harry Truckee is a very cute children's book for all ages of children. Your children will follow the tale of Lucky Harry Truckee from his home in the desert through the travails of kidnapping to freedom and his rescue from the Truckee River where he finally finds his name and a family to love and protect. Lucky Harry Truckee is a very special desert tortoise with great fortitude and tenacity and he teaches a lesson for all: never give up and special desert tortoise with great fortitude and tenacity and he teaches a lesson for all: never give up and always be happy!… read more
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Kill or be killed is the law at legal death fighting; a law that Pon had never broken since she was snatched from her mother, and ...forced to train and fight to entertain the wealthiest bidders of the ruling class. Driven by the will to survive, she is conquered by her primitive instincts to become a blood thirsty animal, favorite of celebrities, and the crown jewel of her master. But Pon's world goes into chaos when she meets Agina, a girl connected to a renegade group that is dedicated to the liberation of death match fighters. read more
Teenagers Face to Face with Bereavement
Book by Jepson, Jeanette
Hardcover, Rosen Pub Group, 2003, ISBN13 9780823967391, ISBN10 0823967395
Set at the beginning of the second year of the First World War the book tells the story of a working family and how war touched ev...eryone in so many ways. Left to run the family narrow boat when his father goes to war and his mother is injured in a bombing read more
They survive in America’s hottest places without breaking a sweat. How do these little diggers do it? This book reveals the sandy,... slow-moving world of desert tortoises, the microhabitats they create, and the behavior patterns and body adaptations that have kept them alive in the desert for more than one million years. Get kids excited about hibernation, estivation (a period of summer hibernation), and turtle conservation with an up-close look at the peaceful desert tortoise. read more
Evil Mayor Maximus Kligore plans to crush the hopes and dreams of Sleepy Hollow forever using Easter to do it. Harry Moon says eno...ugh is enough, in an adventure like no other. Harry discovers that in order to bring light to the darkness, he must be willing to go the very ends of the earth and beyond to access an even deeper magic. Hold tight to your cape. You have never seen Harry like this before! Will this be the end or a new beginning? read more
Baroness is a curious, stubborn and independent Airedale Terrier who loves to break out of her owners' backyard! On one of her man...y escapes, she and her friend Sadie discover a whole new world out in the desert. On their adventure, they meet Mr. Rattlesnake, a pack of pigs, and a family of coyotes, and they learn what these animals eat and where they live. Adventures of Baroness of the Arizona Desert is an educational and entertaining book that will teach your children about the critters of the desert. Rebecca Garr lives in Fountain Hills, Arizona, where she owns businesses in pest control, landscaping and home cleaning. She is currently working on several new books. Publisher's website: http://www.strategicpublishinggroup.com/title/AdventuresOfBaronessOfTheArizonaDesert.html read more
Pages: 60, Paperback, XLIBRIS
Everyone needs an adventure now and then. even a tortoise. In this tale, Lucy the Tortoise tells young readers how a chance encoun...ter with a mischievous back-flipping bunny leads her on an escapade out of her backyard and into an unknown world where s read more
A fun loving dog named Harry narrates this book, and tells all about his adventures on the Greek island of Crete with his friends.... He spends his days with fellow rescue dogs Dixie and Poppy, and a playful kitten named Alfie. Harry also has playmates around the island, in the forms of several dogs, and birds named Jonathan Livingstone Seagull and Russell, a crow. The gang are always searching for some fun with which to fill their days. Loyalty abounds throughout and it is clear they would do anything to help one another. This is a story of friendship, courage and, above all, love. read more
The Saddleshoe Quackers is the only family of black-and-white ducks in a lake they share with other birds and people. Momma, Daddy... and the five ducklings learn to live peaceably on the lake and to use humor and creativity to deal with their individual differences. Lucky's Adventure is about a nearsighted little duck who loves adventure. Her mother gets her a pair of glasses, and Lucky heads out on her own to find a four-leaf clover. On her quest she finds trouble and a new friend, who shows her the true spirit of cooperation. read more
Everyone needs an adventure now and then. . . even a tortoise. In this tale, Lucy the Tortoise tells young readers how a chance en...counter with a mischievous back-flipping bunny leads her on an escapade out of her backyard and into an unknown world where she loses her way, gets in some deep water, learns some very valuable lessons and becomes a feature on the local news. Come along on Lucy’s adventure as she encounters the long green legs of praying mantis, plays hide-and-seek with a prairie dog, and journeys to find the path that will lead her back home. This book is based on the true story of the authors seven-year-old pet tortoise’s long road home after disappearing from her yard outside of Denver, Colorado. Imagined from Lucy’s point of view, the resulting story is an adventure tale that will excite children about the animal world with its intriguing facts about camouflage, games, and different habitats. read more
Have you ever wondered what kind of adventures you could encounter if you were a tumbleweed blowing across the desert? Come and jo...in the exciting adventure of the Tumbleweed Traveler and his three trusty friends, Sonny the Snake, Jorge the Horny Toad, and Ruthie the Roadrunner, as they hold on tight for a rip roarin' ride through the majestic California Mohave Desert! The Adventure of the Tumbleweed Travelers is the first book of a social studies for children. In each book, children will explore each state's rich and unique history and geography in a fun and exciting manner. read more
Join Harry on his visit to the Old Mill - surprise ending proves things are not always what they seem.
It's Christmas day, and Harry and his friends are back for another adventure on their home island of Crete. When Harry hears that ...the dreaded Feather Gang of bullying eagles are back in town, he recruits the help of his trusted friends and neighbours to hatch a plan to defeat them once and for all. With his fellow rescue dogs Dixie and Poppy, wise-cracking Alfie the cat and his friends from around the island, Harry starts to put his plans into place. Will they get rid of the Feather Gang, or can they reach a peaceful solution for everyone? Many surprises unfold, but not without the gang's dedication to teamwork, loyalty, friendship and courage. read more
Excerpt from The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Vol. 2His natural tenderness and neatness of hand quali fied him for spreading peac...e in a sick-room; but he was too full of life and his scheme, and knowing me out of danger, he could not forbear giving his despond ency an outlet. I heard him exclaim in big sighs 'heavens! How near!' and again, 'she must hear of it! Never was man so incorrigibly dramatic.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
AMAZING ANIMAL ADVENTURES IN THE DESERT 
After following a sand lizard, the Fivedinos find themselves lost in a desert. If that isnt bad enough, this desert is home to som...e giant spiders and a few other inhospitable creatures. The team must work together and use all their unique abilities if they want to get safely back to the forest. read more