The Tale of Edgar Trunk: Book 2
Two-time Gold Winner at the Moonbeam Children's Book Awards and Winner of a Family Choice Award! The Award-Winning Saga Continues in BOOK 2...Olivia Saunders lives at 31 Dossle Way in the Town of Pleasanton, a most wonderful and stupendous place. But things go astray with the arrival of a strange boy named Edgar Trunk, who appears to have only his sparsest wits intact (and certainly no decency). Even larger mysteries abound, such as why her mangy mutt Feebles is so its intact (and certainly no decency). Even larger mysteries abound, such as why her mangy mutt Feebles is so restless, why her sinks have been stopped up with inky black dots that crawl away, why the things in her town are beginning to disintegrate as though made of dust, and why strangest of all, the day is getting shorter, and creatures that come out at night are stirring. The answer perhaps lies with the unusually dark Norclock Tower at the top of town and the strange ideas of one Edgar Trunk, her only guest in 11 years.… read more
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Target was a go-to for the trendiest Christmas toys last year, and you can expect even more of the same great Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales on kids' favorite brands in 2018. From Air Hogs to Peppa Pig and PAW Patrol playsets, it won't be hard to fulfill your child's wish list with a shopping trip to Target. Last year, Nintendo and LEGO were favorite toymakers for Target shoppers, and this year the virtual toy chest is loaded with options from Baby Alive, KumiKreator, Crate Creatures and more. Have a look through our favorite Christmas toys from Target below.
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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
Book II: "The Book of Nice" draw your own pictures book full of adventure, fantasy, humor, mystery, and just plain fun. The drawin...gs in Sassafras Tales are by Kate Brown. She has included blank pages throughout her books for creative kids to draw their own pictures. It is an exciting experience for children to express their concept of the interesting characters in Sassafras Tales. They will not be disappointed with this treat. The Book of Nice is based on "The Golden Rule." Treat others like you want them to treat you. Skeetle and Duke's adventures continue when Hezzra-The-Centipede regains his sight from the evil Ruby. The Ruby gives him fire-sight too. Skeetle-The-Beetle is rescued from a deep hole by Mother 'Possum. Skeetle, Duke, and Hezzra have a final battle in the Crystal Cave where Hezzra almost dies. Queeny puts Witch Hazel leaves on Hezzra's wounds. Grandfather Beetle gets lost and ends up in Tal-wee Territory where he is put in prison by the mean, greedy Tal-wees. Grandfather escapes. After Christmas, rain floods The United Acres of Sassafras. Then snow and ice cover everything. Mrs. Persnickety Fox tells Red-tailed Hawk to steal Skeetle's magic backpack. Inside is "The Book of Nice." The Tal-wees plan to invade the U.A.S. on killer bees. Two Tal-wees change from mean to nice. The magic backpack and "The Book of Nice" save The United Acres of Sassafras on Earth Day. Praecher, the spirit of peace, blesses The United Acres of Sassafras. read more
When young Lionel is whisked from his nursery one morning and crowned king, he becomes fascinated by the forbidden Book of Beasts ...in the palace library. But when a real red dragon escapes from the pages and wreaks havoc on the kingdom, Lionel has to act fast to make things right. But how? Edith Nesbit’s entertaining stories found a fan in J.K. Rowling, and with good reason. Like Harry Potter, these selections from The Book of Dragons are full of just the right mix of magic, adventure, and everyday life. read more
Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart” The plucky, mischievous toddler Edgar the Raven is at it again in this spirite...d story with some important lessons. What will Edgar do when he accidentally breaks a statue sitting on a dresser? Will his sister, Lenore, tattle on him? Will Edgar tell his mother the truth? Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart,” little lit lovers will delight in this new adventure with characters illustrated in a most “poe-etic” way. JENNIFER ADAMS is the author of more than 30 books, including board books in the best-selling BabyLit series which introduce young children to the world of classic literature. Jennifer works as a writer and editor in Salt Lake City, Utah. Visit her website at jennifer-adams.com. Ron Stucki is a graphic designer and illustrator who loves books. He has designed and done illustrations for books and many other things. Ron works, reads, fly fishes, and bird watches in Utah and Idaho. Visit his website at rstuckidesign.com. read more
Edgar the Raven is at it again in this spirited story with some important lessons. What will Edgar do when he accidentally breaks ...a statue sitting on a dresser? Will his sister, Lenore, tattle on him? Will Edgar tell his mother the truth? Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart," lit lovers will delight in this adventure. read more
Excerpt from Edgar, Vol. 2 of 3: A National TaleWarwick - and my Pr.ince Quickly he turned away his head, for his great soul swell...ed high to nature and bononi. But presently, at full speed, rode the band, for they too caught the distant sight,' and were appalled in that which roused the pride and tenderness of Edgar.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
These mermaids have many stories to tell. They sing of old love and tell of bravery, too. Now, it’s your turn to create mermaid st...ories. How? Color the pages of this book today! Help these mermaids become beautiful once again and in the process, imagine that you're playing with them. That’s the beauty of coloring – both your hands and your imagination are busy at the same time. read more
Three favorite fairy tales—Rapunzel, Beauty and the Beast, and Toads and Diamonds—are brought beautifully to life in this classic ...Little Golden Book from 1959, with breathtaking illustrations by the inimitable Gordon Laite. read more
Now the youngest Potter fans will be able to join Peter Rabbit as he makes his mischievous romp through Mr. McGregor's vegetable g...arden with this charming new board book version of the classic tale. read more
Enjoy coloring Mushie and the rest of the wonderful characters that inhabit the children's book series Tales of The Eternals!
Meet the brave Jedi, evil Sith, and all the followers of the Force from the Star Wars saga in this hardcover Big Golden Book!
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know... it.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface.We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant. read more
Book 2 in the Lost on Hope Island: The Amazing Tale of the Little Goat Midwives series is an adventure story without villains, zom...bies or fire-breathing dragons. The book asks the real question “What if I were shipwrecked -- could I survive?” A page-turner for young readers or a family read-a-loud-book, Lost on Hope Island will give fans of Harman’s previous USA Today best selling books an opportunity to discuss, with their children, the topics of birth, death, racial diversity, climate change, loneliness, courage, family and hope. read more
Book is about a real life dog, a Newfoundland, that is a service dog and is a local celebrity. Kermits favorite place to go is the...library so thechildren can readto him. But not every kid thereis so sure about readingto a big, black and whitedog. Will Kermit ever winover the shyestkid in thelibrary? The books of The Adventures of Kermit the Newf are inspired by actual events in the life of a charming, hardworking Newfoundland dog. From his devotion to his service work for his disabled owner,to his compassionate and gentle therapy work with young children, and his showmanship and sense of humor in his acting and modeling career, he has won the hearts of all those with whom he has come in contact. read more
Nine inspiring folktales about heroes, including selections from Hungary, Switzerland, India, Japan, and other parts of the world.... Each of these classic stories shares an inspiring message of courage and perseverance. read more
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we kno...w it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant. read more
Excerpt from Book of TalesThis is a heritage plentiful and noble, and this heritage is Field's.In the last paragraphs of that tend...er prose poem of Bill - the Lokil Editor one of the Profitable Tales Bill alluz fond uv children 'nd birds 'nd ﬂowers - Bill, who was like the old sycamore that the lightning had struck. With the vines spread all around and over it, covering its scars and splintered branches - occurs this passage That 's Bill perhaps as he stands up fr jedgment - a miserable, tremblin', 'nd unworthy thing, perhaps, but twined about, all over, with singin' and pleadin' little chil dren and that is pleasin' in God's sight, I know.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
52 page coloring book featuring the story of the birth of Christ. A long time ago, the Son of God was sent to Earth to be born as ...a tiny baby named Jesus. It was a very exciting time! (Matthew 1:18-25; 2:1-2:23; Luke 2:1-39)For ages 0+ read more
Living a quiet and overprotected life on the bookshelves of a human home, Christian Tompta is informed it is his time to complete ...an important mission. The young gnome's little sister annoys him, he hasn't mastered two of his magical talents yet, and he doesn't even know what his third special talent will be. Nearing his thirteenth birthday, he feels the pressure of crossing the threshold into manhood and doesn't know if he has what it takes to earn his mystical shoes and conical to become the human guardian he wants to be. Join Christian on an exciting adventure as he journeys away from home and into the wilds of Ohio! read more
This humorous and action-packed book features all of your favorite heroes and villains in three all-new original stories!
A rich collection of well-known fairy tales, this magnificently illustrated hardcover volume will add a keepsake treasure to the f...amily library. Thirty stories recount the adventures of Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, The Three Bears, The Ugly Duckling, Aladdin, Little Red Riding Hood, Rumpel-stilts-kin, The Frog Prince, and many other beloved characters. Storytellers include Aesop, Charles Perrault, the Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen, and Robert Southey as well as anonymous sources. Golden Age pioneer Charles Robinson provides nearly 200 illustrations including 34 full-page images — 12 in full color, 16 in black and red, and 6 in black and white — in addition to scores of smaller line drawings. read more
This collection includes notes and selected fairy tales from Grimm, Perrault, Madame de Villeneuve, Andersen to Wilde, as well as ...animal stories from Harris, Barbeau, Kipling and Seton. read more
Meet the brave Jedi, evil Sith, and all the followers of the Force from the Star Wars saga in this hardcover Big Golden Book! Fro...m Jedi to Sith to those in between--this hardcover Big Golden Book is packed with information and illustrations about the Force and its followers from the Star Wars saga! Star Wars has captivated millions worldwide for forty years. The phenomenon began with the 1977 theatrical debut of Star Wars, later retitled A New Hope, and has expanded to include seven additional major motion pictures (The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, Revenge of the Sith, The Force Awakens, and Rogue One), television programming, publishing, video games, and much more, with new films coming every year. The Last Jedi releases in theaters on December 15, 2017. read more