Category: Childrens Literature

Three Tales of My Father's Dragon (My Father's Dragon, Books by Ruth Stiles Gannett

By Ruth Stiles Gannett

The vintage myth trilogy of Elmer Elevator and the flying child dragon has extremely joyful childrens and their mom and dad for generations. Now, at the celebration in their 50th anniversary, Random home is proud to carry the 3 undying stories jointly in a single appealing commemorative version, whole with the unique pleasant illustrations.  A Newbery Honor booklet and an ALA outstanding ebook, My Father's Dragon is by means of Elmer and the Dragon ("rich, funny, and carefully satisfying"*) and The Dragons of Blueland ("ingenious and believable, the delusion well-sustained"*).  Each tale stands by myself, yet learn in succession, they're an unforgettable experience.

*Library Journal, starred review            

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Inventing a Better Mousetrap: 200 Years of American History by Alan Rothschild, Ann Rothschild

By Alan Rothschild, Ann Rothschild

Know about the position that patent types performed in American history--and even learn how to construct your personal replica!

Patent versions, operating versions required for US patent filings from 1790 to 1880, supply perception into--and idea from--a interval of excessive technological development, the economic Revolution. The Rothschild Patent version assortment includes millions of patent types, many from the nineteenth century. This booklet good points the main impressive of those patent versions, and gives deep perception into the cultural, financial, and political historical past of the United States.

This e-book not just catalogs enormous quantities of the main compelling types from the gathering, yet exhibits you the way to construct your personal replicas of numerous chosen versions utilizing Lego, 3D printing, and different fabrics and strategies.

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Beatrix Potter Artist, Storyteller and Countrywoman by Judy Taylor

By Judy Taylor

Beginning with the ebook of The story of Peter Rabbit in 1902, Beatrix Potter went directly to develop into one of many world's so much winning children's authors. This illustrated biographical book takes the reader throughout the entire of her existence, from her Victorian adolescence in London to her ultimate years farming within the Lake District. considered as a typical paintings on Beatrix Potter's existence, this paintings has been up to date on a regular basis to incorporate clean fabric and formerly unpublished photos that experience come to mild as curiosity in Beatrix Potter keeps to develop.

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The Mystery of the Disappearing Cat (The Five Find-Outers, by Enid Blyton

By Enid Blyton

A lovely children’s crime tale from the world’s best-loved children’s writer, Enid Blyton.

Lady Candling's top Siamese cat has long past lacking. It's one other secret for the Find-Outers! The gardener, Luke, constantly turns out so pleasant. He couldn't almost certainly be the thief... Or may well he? All should be published within the secret of the Disappearing Cat. The secret sequence follows the adventures of ‘The 5 locate Outers’ - Pip, Bets, Larry, Daisy and Fatty, as they remedy the main strange crime circumstances with the aid of their puppy Buster.

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The Modern Library Children's Classics: 5-Book Bundle: The by Kenneth Grahame, Lewis Carroll, J. M. Barrie, Alexandre

By Kenneth Grahame, Lewis Carroll, J. M. Barrie, Alexandre Dumas père

For younger dreamers, nostalgic mom and dad, and creative readers of every age, this glorious publication assortment not just comprises 5 of the main liked children's books on the earth yet essentially the most well known and enduring literature ever positioned to web page. each one of those might be thought of a "Household Book," as A. A. Milne so affectionately defined The Wind within the Willows--books that "everybody within the loved ones loves, and charges constantly ever afterwards; [books that are] learn aloud to each new guest."

THE WIND within the WILLOWS
Kenneth Grahame

Written via Kenneth Grahame as bedtime tales for his son, The Wind within the Willows keeps to thrill readers this present day. Basing his fanciful animal characters on human archetypes, Grahame imparts a steady, playful knowledge in his undying stories. Few readers could be capable of face up to a call for participation to affix the Wild Wooders at Toad corridor, take pleasure in a brief splash within the river with Rat and Badger, or take a swerving experience with Toad in a "borrowed" motor-car.

ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND & in the course of the LOOKING-GLASS
Lewis Carroll

Conceived by means of a shy British don on a golden afternoon to entertain ten-year-old Alice Liddell and her sisters, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and during the Looking-Glass have extremely joyful generations of readers in additional than 80 languages. "The clue to the long-lasting fascination and greatness of the Alice books," writes A. S. Byatt in her creation, "lies in language. it truly is play, and word-play, and its unending fascinating puzzles proceed to bare themselves lengthy once we have ceased to be children."

PETER PAN
J. M. Barrie

Set in London and and the mystical Neverland, J. M. Barrie's story of a boy who refuses to develop up has extremely joyful generations of readers. during this novel, which Barrie tailored from his 1904 play, Peter introduces Wendy, Michael, and John Darling to the fairy Tinker Bell and the misplaced boys. jointly, they do conflict with Captain Hook and his fierce band of pirates.

THE 3 MUSKETEERS
Alexandre Dumas

First released in 1844, Alexandre Dumas's swashbuckling epic chronicles the adventures of D'Artagnan, a gallant younger nobleman who trips to Paris in 1625 hoping to affix the ranks of the musketeers guarding Louis XIII. He quickly unearths himself combating along 3 heroic comrades--Athos, Porthos, and Aramis--who search to uphold the respect of the king through foiling the depraved plots of Cardinal Richelieu and the attractive secret agent "Milady."

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Judy Moody And The Thrill Points Race by Megan McDonald

By Megan McDonald

Judy Moody is psyched for summer season - that's till she realizes that of her 3 top neighbors aren’t going to be round: Rocky should be instructing lions to leap via hoops at circus camp, and Amy goes to be trying to find misplaced tribes within the rain forests of Borneo. How can Judy’s summer season ever examine? yet she is decided that her summer season are not a bummer, that she and Frank Pearl may have the main no longer bummer summer season ever - with lots of thrill issues to end up it!

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Junie B. Jones Is a Beauty Shop Guy (Junie B. Jones, Book by Barbara Park

By Barbara Park

What's the bestest task ever? A good looks store man, that's what! And Junie B. Jones goes to be one while she grows up. yet first she wishes a bit perform. and some volunteers. Like her bunny slippers. And her puppy. and perhaps even...herself?  Is Junie B. on her technique to an excellent new profession? Or is she approximately to have the worst hair day ever?

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Amelia's Bully Survival Guide by Marissa Moss

By Marissa Moss

Amelia isn't really approximately to allow the category bully get the simplest of her—that’s simply now not Amelia’s approach! yet Amelia can’t support feeling defenseless opposed to mean-girl Hilary, who turns out to have one nasty factor to assert after one other. but if Amelia attends camp, she earnings the boldness she must converse up. In her sincere and interesting method, Amelia describes what it truly is prefer to get difficult and get up for your self!

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Lola in geheimer Mission (Lola, Band 3) by Isabel Abedi

By Isabel Abedi

"Mein identify ist Fond. Jane Fond." Als weltberühmte Geheimagentin rettet Lola Nacht für Nacht die Welt. Tagsüber ist sie als Spionin leider weniger erfolgreich. Dabei steckt das eating place ihres Vaters in ernsten Schwierigkeiten: Ein bekannter Kritiker droht, einen schlechten Artikel über das Lokal zu schreiben. Und das nur, weil die Kellnerin ihm ein Glas Eiswürfel über die Hose geschüttet hat und er einen Hamster, der zufällig eine Runde durch das eating place dreht, für eine Ratte hält! Wie echte Geheimagentinnen setzen sich Lola und ihre Freundin Flo auf die Fährte des Mannes und spionieren ihn aus. Ihr Ziel: den Artikel vernichten, bevor er gedruckt wird! Eine gefährliche project - die noch komplizierter wird, als Lola sich zu allem Übel in den Sohn ihres Erzfeindes verliebt ...

Die warmherzig und humorvoll erzählte Spiegel-Bestseller-Reihe der renommierten Autorin Isabel Abedi um das beliebte Mädchen Lola, ihre Familie und ihre Freunde.

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Peter Duck (Swallows and Amazons, Book 3) by Arthur Ransome

By Arthur Ransome

The Swallows and Amazons are crusing with Nancy and Peggy's Uncle Jim (better referred to as Captain Flint) whilst their employed deckhand tells them a story of his more youthful days - a story to set pulses racing and hopes capturing sky excessive. quickly their boat is on its solution to a Caribbean treasure hunt they usually locate themselves up opposed to shark, hurricane, earthquake - and the vilest pirate who ever eavesdropped at a porthole.

(Originally released in 1932)

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