Download E-books The Mouse and His Child PDF

By Russell Hoban

A reissue of the cherished vintage, with wonderful new pictures.

Russell Hoban is perhaps most sensible recognized and enjoyed for his captivating sequence of books approximately Frances the Badger. even if, in 1967 he wrote a singular that many deliberate to be one of many nice works of kid's literature of the 20 th century, The Mouse and His Child.

The mouse and his baby are wind-up toys eternally joined by the hands. but if their mechanism breaks they're discarded, separated from the doll residence the place they lived and the toy elephant that the kid calls "mother" (much to her chagrin). And so starts off a suspenseful trip that's heartbreaking, thought-provoking, and eventually cheerful because the mice search what turns out first and foremost to be very unlikely: independence (self-winding) and how again home.

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Download E-books The Carrot Seed 60th Anniversary Edition PDF

By Ruth Krauss

This ebook teaches the endurance and means of planting a seed and supporting it develop. First released in 1945 and not out of print, this undying mix of Ruth Krauss's uncomplicated textual content and Crockett Johnson's eloquent illustrations creates a successful and deeply gratifying tale for readers of all ages.

When a bit boy vegetation a carrot seed, every person tells him it will not develop. but if you're very younger, there are a few things that you simply recognize, and the little boy is familiar with that in the future a carrot will arise. So he waters his seed, and pulls the weeds, and he waits...

Supports the typical middle country Standards

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Download E-books Nighty-Nightmare (Bunnicula and Friends) PDF

By James Howe

Issues are usually not WHAT THEY SEEM....

Are Harold, Howie, and Chester easily misplaced within the woods with Dawg, their unusual new good friend? Or have they been lured clear of their campsite deliberately, leaving the Monroes on the mercy of evil spirits with mayhem on their minds? Lulling Dawg to sleep with a bedtime tale might be their in simple terms desire of escaping -- yet is the hare-raising story of the origins of Bunnicula, the vampire bunny, really a bedtime tale?

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Download E-books The Moth Diaries PDF

By Rachel Klein

Lucy and Ernessa became inseparable. Ernessa’s taken her over. She’s eating her.

What I observed wasn’t genuine. and that i understand it wasn’t a dream.

Ernessa is a vampire.

At an unique women’ boarding university, a sixteen-year-old woman documents her so much intimate recommendations in a diary. the article of her growing to be obsession is her roommate, Lucy Blake, and Lucy’s friendship with their new and hectic classmate. Ernessa is an enigmatic, moody presence with faded epidermis and hypnotic eyes.

Around her swirl darkish rumors, suspicions, and secrets and techniques in addition to a chain of ominous mess ups. As worry spreads during the institution and Lucy isn’t Lucy anymore, fable and truth mingle until eventually what's precise and what's dreamed bleed jointly right into a waking nightmare that inspires with gothic risk the anxieties, lusts, and fears of formative years. And on the heart of the diary is the query that haunts all who learn it: Is Ernessa relatively a vampire? Or has the narrator trapped herself within the fevered international of her personal imagining?

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Download E-books The Complete Adventures of Curious George: 75th Anniversary Edition PDF

By H. A. Rey, Margret Rey

Curious George has extremely joyful thousands of readers for seventy-five years. Now fanatics could have all seven of the unique Curious George titles in a single entire quantity. tales incorporated during this collector’s variation are Curious George, Curious George Takes a task, Curious George Rides a motorbike, Curious George will get a Medal, Curious George Flies a Kite, Curious George Learns the Alphabet, and Curious George is going to the Hospital. This version additionally comprises an unique illustrated map of Curious George’s international, in addition to a brand new scrapbook biography of H. A. and Margret Rey’s inventive trip written through the historian Louise Borden. Includes bonus downloadable audio learn via the actor, manufacturer, and director John Krasinski. 
 

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Download E-books The Villa Dog PDF

By Ruth G. Zavitsanos

Nestled away among the olive groves of the Tuscan hillside stands a welcoming villa the place a devoted puppy reveals his means into the hearts of traveling households. Sole has one objective, to make viewers chuffed. he's sort and delicate. Sole takes his activity because the VILLA puppy heavily. His bravery and loyalty are usually rewarded. He retains the kids out of harm's means, and at last the others detect his distinctive skill to deliver happiness. yet it is not constantly effortless being The Villa puppy. a tender lady, Issy, makes it difficult. She's so unhappy. Can Sole discover why? Or, will he fail his function for staying on the villa and disappoint his grasp? Being the Villa puppy should be labor, yet he is on a undertaking, and he will cease at not anything to determine Issy smile.

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Download E-books The Black Stallion and Flame PDF

By Walter Farley

Whereas flying to a race, Alec Ramsay and the Black’s airplane crash-lands within the stormy Caribbean. likelihood brings the Black to the hidden island domestic of the enormous crimson stallion, Flame. the sort of small island can merely aid one alpha male. yet sooner than the 2 can fight–a struggle which could purely bring about the loss of life of one–a new hazard appears to be like. jointly, can the stallions defeat the lethal foe which threatens the lives of the whole herd of untamed horses?

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Download E-books Code Name Verity PDF

Oct. eleventh, 1943-A British undercover agent aircraft crashes in Nazi-occupied France. Its pilot and passenger are top associates. one of many women has an opportunity at survival. the opposite has misplaced the sport sooner than it truly is slightly begun.

When "Verity" is arrested via the Gestapo, she's certain she does not stand an opportunity. As a undercover agent captured in enemy territory, she's dwelling a spy's worst nightmare. Her Nazi interrogators provide her an easy selection: demonstrate her project or face a grisly execution.

As she intricately weaves her confession, Verity uncovers her prior, how she turned associates with the pilot Maddie, and why she left Maddie within the wrecked fuselage in their aircraft. On each one new scrap of paper, Verity battles for her lifestyles, confronting her perspectives on braveness, failure and her determined desire to make it domestic. yet will buying and selling her secrets and techniques be sufficient to save lots of her from the enemy?

A Michael L. Printz Award Honor booklet that used to be known as "a fiendishly-plotted brain video game of a unique" in The manhattan Times, Code identify Verity is a visceral learn of chance, get to the bottom of, and survival that exhibits simply how some distance actual acquaintances will visit shop one another.

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Download E-books Horton Hears a Who! PDF

By Dr. Seuss

Horton is again! After his first visual appeal in Horton Hatches the Egg, everyone’s favourite elephant returns during this undying, relocating, and comical vintage during which we find that “a person’s anyone, regardless of how small.” due to the irrepressible rhymes and crowd pleasing illustrations, younger readers will research kindness and perseverance (as good because the significance of an exceptional “Yopp”) from the very determined—and very endearing—Horton the elephant.

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