The Grand Adventures of Blacky the Cow
Pages: 28, Paperback, Xlibris, Corp.
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.
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Exciting book of extreme sports adventures by daring, lifelong adventurer, Gary Paulsen
Excerpt from A Singer From the SeaHis cottage was not far off, and he went there. As he approached, a woman rose from the steps an...d, with her knitting in her hand, went inside. She was putting the kettle on the fire as he entered, and she turned her head to smile upon him. It was a delightful smile, full of love and pleasure, and she accompanied it with a little nod of her head that meant any good thing he liked -to ask of her.Aw, my dear, he said, I do think the little maid is a sight too long away.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
Look up! Look down! Move around! Everywhere you go, there are great pictures just waiting to be made! Kids love to take pictures! ...With Photo Adventures for Kids, you can encourage your child’s passion while exploring the art of photography together! With this book, your child will become an official Photo Adventurer and go on a very important mission to solve the greatest mystery of photography―learning how to find a great photograph no matter where they are. Whether they’re at home or at school, in the backyard or on a field trip, in the city or in nature, they’ll learn the important lesson of how to “see” where the best photographs are hidden in any location. Packed with games, strategies, lessons, and challenges, Photo Adventures for Kids makes learning about photographic composition and framing easy and fun. The book also features a cutout “viewfinder” device at the back of the book, which kids can use to explore their environment. In Photo Adventures for Kids, your child will learn all about: • Composition • Framing • Perspective • Leading lines • Subject placement • And much more! The mission is to find great photographs anywhere and everywhere. Hurry! Adventure awaits! read more
Includes updated Math Standards! Each deck of Show What You Know® on STAAR, Mathematics Flash Cards includes 90+ cards with text i...n Spanish. The front of each flash card presents a question aligned to one of the TEKS, as well as a correlation in the top left corner. On the back of each multiple choice question, the correct answer is given along with an analysis explaining why each choice is correct or incorrect. read more
Thornton W. Burgess (1874-1965) was a conservationist and author of children's stories, primarily writing about nature for 50 year...s in books and his newspaper column, "Bedtime Stories." The Adventures of Blacky the Crow is one of the Green Forest series, which has charmed young readers for generations. read more
Captain Whitebeard is the unluckiest captain on the seven seas. After years of searching he still has never found any treasure. Tr...avel with the Captain and Polly, the pirate parrot, as they set out to find the treasure of Volcano Island. read more
An unexpected visit from Ollie on a dark, stormy night brings terrible news: The Enchanted Meadow has been destroyed and Ollie’s w...ife, Ophelia, as well as their eight adopted children, have gone missing. Ribbit, Phinn and Croak jump at the chance to, once again, sneak across the borders of their small town of Lily Pad Hollow and travel to the Enchanted Meadow in search of clues. Amongst the wreckage of Ollie’s once charming home, Ribbit discovers a mysterious artifact, which leads the three frogs and their trusty owl companion on a journey into unknown territory, where a village of toads holds the answers to the sinister villain behind the devastation. With predators lurking around every corner, Ribbit and his friends must rely on each other, as well as some assistance from a few friendly animals they meet along the way, on a mission to rescue Ophelia and the kids before it’s too late. read more
Blackie the Bear lives quietly in the Pacific North West USA, enjoying the "yummy yummy" salmon of the rivers there. However, bear...s in trouble always seem to find their way to Blackie's cave. Blackie now meets Haggis McTavish, a Scottish bear. Blackie quickly learns that Haggis needs his help! read more
Animal Adventure Farm Rocker, Cow: Age Range: 3 years and upA twist on the classic rocking chairSoft fabrics and reins perfect for... the grasp of a child's hand28.94"L x 12.6"W x 22.45"95 percent polyester fibers, 5 percent polyethylene plastic read more
Children will love this wonderful tale of Blacky the Crow, who has very sharp eyes, and who is often getting into trouble because ...he sees things he shouldn't. One day Blacky notices two fresh eggs in a nest belonging to Hooty the Owl and Mrs. Hooty. The eggs are a prize too delicious to pass up and Blacky devises a plan to snatch them. But does he succeed? Young readers will enjoy finding out in this charming tale by master storyteller Thornton W. Burgess.Reset in large, easy-to-read type, this book is filled with gentle humor and important lessons about nature and wildlife, and is further enhanced by four original Harrison Cady illustrations. Blacky the Crow is sure to captivate youngsters discovering the joy of reading and the pleasures of storytelling at its finest. read more
This story is about a spider who just wanted people and other insects to like him. No matter how hard he tried though, he always f...ound himself all alone.Then, one day he met a fly and everything changed.Together, they came up with a plan to make lots of friends and became best friends to each other, as they shared in exciting adventures! read more
Gracie the Undercover Beagle and her barnyard friends search the nearby forest to discover what that strange glow in the night is ...that's scaring Henny Penny and the rest of the chickens. read more
EACH - Measures 6.5 inches. All the same benifits of a Webkinz with a smaller price tag! Your Lil' kinz pet wears a tag with a sec...ret code that can only be read after purchase. This code is the password into Webkinz World, an online world for the young... read more
Ribbit is a great, sword-wielding hero whose battles against evil are legendary in his small town of Lily Pad Hollow; at least in ...his mind he is. In reality, Ribbit is just a young frog with big dreams. When flies mysteriously stop coming to the Hollow, putting everyone in danger, Ribbit jumps at the opportunity to show just what he's made of. The only problem: no frog that has ever dared try to cross the cattail borders has ever returned. But that wasn’t going to scare Ribbit away from fulfilling his dream of leaving the Hollow and returning a hero. His two best friends, Phinn and Croak, join him as he embarks on a thrilling adventure leaving his small town behind and traveling into the unknown. Along the way, the three frogs meet creatures beyond their wildest imagination and come face to face with an enemy more evil than any of Ribbit’s imaginary foes. Will they be able to return the missing flies and live to tell the tale? read more
This is the first of an ongoing series about a couple of socks who are best mates. Lonnie and Roger have a thirst for adventure an...d are always finding themselves in new situations instead of inside the sock drawer. In "The First Journey" Roger tells Lonnie about his first adventurous adventure. This is a great story that illustrates how the perspective of even a sock can turn a series of mishaps into a fun adventure. read more
The sixth exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series An amazing voyage around the beautiful Greek islands becomes an e...xciting quest to find the lost treasure of the Andra! Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are plunged into a search for hidden riches—with some ruthless villains hot on their trail! Will they find the treasure before it's too late? read more
The second exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series Why is everyone so afraid of the castle on the hill, and what da...rk secrets lurk inside its walls? Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are on holiday in the countryside, staying on the side of Castle Hill. When flashing lights are seen in a distant tower, they decide to investigate—and discover a very sinister plot concealed within its hidden rooms and gloomy underground passages. read more
The fourth exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series A mysterious trip to the desolate Northern Isles soon turns into... a terrifying adventure when Bill is kidnapped. Marooned far from the mainland on a deserted coast, Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot find themselves playing a dangerous game with an unknown enemy. Will they escape with Bill and their lives? read more
The second book in the Adventures Told series! Another collection of stories about a few of the mostly true-life outdoor adventure...s of the author. Often humorous and always engaging adventure stories selected for the intriguing cast of characters they involve. Almost guaranteed to get you into a deep and fun adventure state of mind. Tales of rock climbing in Wyoming’s Wind River Range, mountain biking with bats inside an abandoned mine, searching for a lost hiker in the Colorado Mountains, climbing the wrong mountain, canoeing in Big Bend and plenty more. Intriguing and sometimes funny adventure stories-- ideal for campfires, nights out under the stars, tent time, or whenever you want to dream about being in the midst of your own outdoor adventure. Adventure humor at its best to help get you psyched up for you own adventure, all told by someone who has undoubtedly lived the adventure life. Adventure Travel HumorTrue short storiesEngaging and InspirationalFun and exciting reading for all ages read more
The second exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series Nothing could be more exciting than a daring night flight on Bil...l's plane. But Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot soon find themselves flying straight into a truly amazing adventure. Who are the two strange pilots, and what is the secret treasure hidden in the lonely and mysterious valley where the children land? read more
The first thrilling installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series For Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot, the summ...er holidays in Cornwall are everything they'd hoped for, until they begin to realize that something very sinister is taking place on the mysterious Isle of Gloom—where a dangerous adventure awaits them in the abandoned copper mines and secret tunnels beneath the sea. read more
The final thrilling installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series A river cruise through ancient desert lands becomes a mysterious... adventure when Bill disappears. While Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are desperately searching for Bill, they become trapped beneath a forgotten temple where no one has set foot for 7,000 years. What dangers lurk within, and will they ever escape? read more
The seventh exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series Why did Bill have to bring the babyish Gustavus with them on ho...liday? Jack knows he'll only be trouble. But when Gustavus is kidnapped, along with Philip, Dinah, and Lucy-Ann, Jack and Kiki the parrot bravely set out to rescue them, leading them to a faraway land and the discovery of a plot to kill the King. read more
For aspiring cowgirls and cowboys, Charlotte Caldwell's new book, The Cow's Girl: The Making of a Real Cowgirl, will quickly becom...e a favorite. Narrated by Olivia, a lovable Black Angus calf, the book follows a young girl through the seasons on her family's ranch, showing the chores she performs and the fun she has in between. As the Cow's Girl learns the skills it takes to become a real cowgirl, Olivia teaches readers about the tasks required to keep up the ranch and the health of its animals. Vivid descriptions and 76 beautiful, action-filled full-color photographs bring readers aged 7 to 9 into the exciting world of Olivia and the Cow's Girl. read more
This Ty beanie baby plush is in new condition. Tag is encased in plastic. Comes in an acrylic case, perfect for beanie baby collec...tors! read more