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Fine-tune yourartistic skills as you learn to draw30 popular musical instruments. With a little practice, you will find yourself s...killfully sketching an orchestra of illustrations, including a piano, guitar, flute, violin, drums, maracas, harmonica, tuba, read more
Far beyond the edges of civilization, Renon’s father has sought out the blue unicorns to learn secrets known only to them. Outside... of their isolated grove, evil spirits are rising, and Prince Ekel has issued a call to war. Renon and his only friend, the blue unicorn Luten, disobey their fathers to join the war effort where they soon learn that they alone may hold the keys to victory. read more
Ricky Rayburn has a theory about life. There are adventurers, like Indiana Jones, his dad, and sister. But he’s not. Maybe the adv...enturer gene skips a generation? Summer vacation is off to a terrible start when Ricky’s family takes a trip to the Mojave Desert. His dad must embark on another “work vacation” and Ricky’s not invited, again. But in between swimming at the motel pool, miniature golfing, arguing with his sister about a mythical boyfriend, danger strikes, and everything changes. Ricky is the only hope of saving a desert town from destruction and becoming the adventurer he always dreamed of. Will he harness the adventurer spirit — or fail and prove his life theory right? Follow Ricky’s hilarious journey in proving his adventurer family wrong, saving a town, and hoping to make it home to start the sixth grade. read more
Kissy Sizzle is a girl with a secret, a secret even she doesn't know.Follow Kissy Sizzle on her incredible journey. A foundling, K...issy appeared on the doorstep of Mr. and Mrs. Sizzle's home one morning. The most beautiful child in the world, the Sizzles raise Kissy as their own. Oblivious to the dangers lying all around her and kept safe from the forces of Evil that are hunting her down, relentlessly, through all of history by two mysterious, four legged friends Kissy, along with her best friend Kian, embarks on an incredible adventure which will ultimately take her to a land of magical creatures and perilous tasks. A great book for children of all ages. The author keeps the action and intrigue flowing throughout the many short, sharp, chapters and adds authentic, historical, situations and locations to this enchanting tale of action, adventure and peril. Clever plot twists and cliff hangers throughout, the reader is left wanting more. read more
Collects nine tales about Queen Felicia and her colony of wild cats as they battle an army of rats, a German shepherd, and meddlin...g humans. read more
Fourteen-year-old Cody Caulder is a lonely and abused boy struggling to find himself…and he has a difficult decision to make. He c...an stay behind and hide at his uncle’s farm, or go with his family and confront his fears. If he stays, he must say goodbye to the two most important people in his life. If he goes, his decision could change him forever. Cody’s choice lands him in a faraway place where he, his twin sister, Fallon, and new best friend Joel, must stop a secret society from fulfilling its plans. When they learn they’re a vital part of those plans, Cody and the others find themselves hurtled through mind-bending twists of fate and decision, and Cody’s journey of self-discovery becomes a nightmare as he struggles to survive in a world he never knew existed. read more
Includes Fourteen Books: Bumblebee and the Maze of Regret, Fern and the Candle of Friendship, Cherry and the Adventures of Pwensfo...urth-Greeves Mistooken, Ambrosia and the Elemental Fairies; Jasmine, the Journal, and Magnolia's Sacrifice; Raven and the Chi read more
“Not just another dragon story; this memorable escapade is fast-paced and packed with action. It will leave readers on the edge of... their seats.”— D.J. MacHale, author, The SYLO Chronicles and PendragonCan one boy stand between two kingdoms at war? Jaevid Broadfeather has grown up as a wartime refugee, hiding from the world because of his mixed racial heritage. He feels his future is hopeless, until a chance encounter with a wild dragon lands him in Blybrig Academy—a place usually forbidden to anyone but the rich and royal. But Jaevid’s case is special; no dragon has voluntarily chosen a rider in decades, so the proud riders of Blybrig must begrudgingly let him join their brotherhood despite his bloodline. Lieutenant Sile Derrick, a sternly tempered man with a mysterious past, becomes his instructor and immediately takes a peculiar interest in Jaevid’s future. While struggling through the rigorous physical demands of training, things begin to go awry. Jaevid witnesses the king’s private guards kidnapping Sile in the dead of night. When none of the elder riders are willing to help him, Jaevid begins a dangerous adventure to save his instructor. Everything Jaevid learned at the academy will now be put to the ultimate test. read more
Includes Sixteen Books: Blue, the Mermaid, and the Fisherman's Tale; Aloe and the Spring of Hale, Pumpkinwing and the Week of Oppo...sites, Minnow and Mr. Keen - the Brilliant Troll, Teasel and the Halloween Mysteries, Calliope and the Land of Bliss, Heather read more
The Multiversal Chronicles: Book One Strange Adventure Sam and Luke vanish: there one second, gone the next. That’s the last thing... Kitty Strange expected to happen while in her lounge after school with her best friend Lizzie, Luke’s twin sister, and Toby, Kitty’s twin brother. Where have her younger sister and Luke disappeared to? Minutes later, Kitty, Toby, and Lizzie materialize in a parallel world, with just one clue as to where Sam and Luke are. What do they do next? Launch a rescue mission, of course, that leads them to an academy for gifted children owned by Dr Ravenel Raven, an Aquaterran computing genius. Using a ‘jumping machine’ he stole from mysterious aliens, Dr Raven plans to visit parallel universes in search of a cure for his sister’s incurable illness. But first he needs to get the machine working properly – at any cost. Kitty, Toby, and Lizzie learn that in the first experiments humans have indeed been ‘jumped’ to Aquaterra but are having memory problems. And what’s worse, in an attempt to repair their memories, they’ll soon be jumped to Earth and back, which in fact may well scramble their memories beyond repair. The countdown to save Sam and Luke begins – but in a hi-tech alien world where real and virtual are sometimes impossible to distinguish, with armed sentinels chasing them, and with the jumping machine to find, will they be in time? A fast-paced and thrilling sci-fi adventure for middle-grade readers. 266 pages read more
Includes Fourteen Books: Berylline and the Tree of Joy, Meadowsweet and the Magic Fountain, Jewels and Superheroes, The Adventures... of Red Zipper, Laurel and the Inn of the Whispers, Apple and the Legend of the Western Star; Tea, Sterling, and the Heart of read more
Emm - a curious and energetic child , joins her father for a sheep round up over a mountain range in Iceland . On the way, she enc...ounters trolls, elves and finally finds her way back home. This book is based on my trips to Iceland where I rode horses in the middle of the night while the sun shined. A small child accompanied us , running as wild as the sheep we chased. read more
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pag...es, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to ensure edition identification: ++++ A Child's History Of The United States, Volume 1; A Child's History Of The United States; John Bonner; Selected Americana From Sabin's Dictionary; Issue 25646 Of CIHM/ICMH Microfiche Series; Selected Americana From Sabin's Dictionary Of Books Relating To America; Volume 654 Of Harvard Social Studies Textbooks Preservation Microfilm Project; Preservation And Access For American And British Children's Literature, 1850-1869 John Bonner Harper & Brothers, 1859 History; General; History / General; United States 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
A collection of Lucy Maud Montgomery's short stories featuring the town of Avonlea, made famous by her novel Anne of Green Gables.... read more
Jake is tired of feeling like a loser. Failure at baseball, feeling like a wannabe at school and facing bullies like a weakling, t...hat’s his life. He’s starting to wonder if things will ever change or if even God can fix his problems. It’s not until he comes across a rare nickel with an intriguing story that life really starts to look different. But will things get better? Or will Jake end up feeling like an even bigger loser than before? read more
Skyrik is only a boy when his home, the capital city of Landonia, Landos, is invaded by the savage Skull Warriors from the Western... Wilderness. The young blacksmith’s son escapes to the kingdom of Peninsul, leaving everything behind except his horse, a dagger, and his brother’s sword. Years later he returns to Landonia to battle the oppressive Skull Warriors for the freedom of his country. Armed with his faith in Adonai, his brother’s sword, and new friends, the young warrior faces the sinister forces of the westerners and their leader. However, there appears to be something greater behind the enemy’s ambitions… Skyrik of Landos is a Christian fictional novel set on a fictional continent shortly after the time Jesus Christ walked the earth. Not only is there an appendix at the back of the book dedicated to explaining aspects of Skyrik’s world and the Bible, but the story itself also reflects the Christian life with its joys and trials. read more
Darrell Johnson, by most accounts a normal teenager, wasn’t sure what to make of his new found ability to see the future, but when... he saw a man kidnapping a young boy he knew he had to do something. He decided to enlist the help of his two best friends. He knew that if anyone could help him catch the kidnapper it was Marie Clarkson, an incredible hacker, and Gavril Darzi, the smartest guy he knew. By the time the three of them eventually realize they are in over their heads, it is too late to back out and they need to worry about more than saving the boy. They need to make sure they all get out alive. read more
Looking for a fast-paced adventure? One afternoon, Andrew Adler's average 12-year old life changes forever. He is thrust into a wo...rld of adventure and fantasy when his loyal dog Ralph begins to talk and he learns that his dad is in danger. Who are the sinister race of creatures that kidnapped Andrew's dad? Why do they grow the curious herb, Black Fire? And how can Andrew and Ralph stop the disastrous – and sometimes funny – effect Black Fire is having on the human population? With the clever Ralph as his companion, Andrew discovers the vast and mysterious underground world of Vellistrian, the powerful and ancient race of the Pisal and the most fearsome adversary of all. Only then does he recognize true courage within himself. This coming of age story and the first of an Australian-based series will appeal to readers who enjoy Harry Potter, How to Train your Dragon and the various stories of Neil Gaiman. Scroll to the top, grab your copy today and join the Black Fire Chronicles team! The next book in the series is coming early 2016. What readers are saying: Since the author is Australian, it gives the book a unique flavor, adding to the interest. This is a fun, age-appropriate book for kids 8-12. It is filled with action, an interesting plot, a realistic main character, and plenty of bad guys. It held my interest from beginning to end. The ending keeps the reader wondering until the very last lines--a good wrap-up, leaving no dangling ends. If you love it and want more, there is another book with more adventures. It is a clean book for your kids. – Book Maven middle-grade fantasy adventure middle-grade fiction ages 9-12 kids mystery books ages 9-12 children’s mystery & thrillers kids mystery series read more
Tom is about to go to a battle camp, but he is attacked and goes on an adventure that ends up with him meeting the King. He is sen...t on a quest to find the seven stones that rule the world of Trion. read more
Jakkin and his girlfriend, Akki, discover a primitive cult that sacrifices dragons.
USA TODAY & AMAZON BESTSELLING AUTHOR • C. G. Cooper is back with an adventure that is sure to keep you reading late into the nigh...t. "How is a 15-year-old supposed to save the world? I know it's an absurd question to ask. A mere five years ago, I never would have considered it, but now it’s become my life’s quest." It's been five years since we last heard from Benjamin. Much has changed, and The Destructors are close to their final goal. Will Benjamin and his friends work together to take down the twisted Jacee Trevane, or will their own internal discord keep them from seeing the true vision of The Keepers come to fruition? read more
In The Panda Chronicles Book 2: Wheel...of...Pandas, Bob T Panda, Mehitabel, and the panda kindergarten return with more panda fun.... Join them in their quest for Panda Olympic Gold, watch the daytime drama panda soap operas, and that ever popular game show, Wheel...of...PANDAS! You'll see pandas arrive in Scotland for the first time, and watch as the panda kindergarten gets into more mischief. These panda cartoons are fun for the whole family! read more