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The Tortoise and the Dare: Bk. 2 (Greek Tales)

By Terry Deary

750 BC. the lads in school are excited. The Olympic video games are coming to the town. they're too younger to compete, yet their instructor indicates the varsity must have its personal video games. after all, ladies haven't any half in any respect in those festivities, so Elena can purely watch as her dual brother, Cypselis, prepares for the race. Then she discovers he has made of venture with giant Bacchiad (the university bully). If Cypselis wins he'll get a brand new goat, if he loses then Elena becomes Bacchiad's slave. Elena's freedom is at stake - she wishes all her crafty to ensure her brother wins. yet will he? As Aesop stated, 'Slow and regular wins the race.'

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Time Traveller Atlanta Meets the Cotton Slaves (Time Travelling Kids Book 8)

Atlanta, a mixed-race woman with an awesome musical expertise, longs to return to the earlier back. Is it simply because she hopes she may perhaps meet her musician dad whose loss of life, while she was once little or no, nonetheless haunts her?
Sent again to 1836, Atlanta reveals herself untangling damaged threads of cotton crouching lower than a massive weaving computer, the trip thundering inches earlier her head. She’s operating with the opposite apprenticed youngsters at Mr. Gregg’s cotton mill in Styal.
Cotton made many wealthy, nowhere extra so than within the southern states of the US. whilst Atlanta is taken to go to her aunt within the urban of Atlanta, where she was once named after, she time travels back and unearths out that her not-so-far far away family members picked the cotton that used to be despatched to Styal Mill. She used to be an immediate descendant of the cotton slaves!

SHARP is the clinical background and artwork Reclamation Programme, organize your time sooner or later via a scientifically complex ‘humankind’, after the darkish Chaos whilst all old files have been misplaced. The programme gathers information regarding the world’s background via Time shuttle. That’s what they ask Atlanta Tully to do for them.
They have persuaded her to hitch the small yet starting to be band of twenty-first century young children who turn into time travelers. the 1st baby who took up SHARP’s problem used to be a boy referred to as Danny Higgins. whilst Atlanta’s cellular now not gets messages from SHARP, Danny meets up together with her to go into an important code into her phone.

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Cauldron Spells

By C. J. Busby

Max Pendragon isn't really waiting for attending Morgana Le Fay's summer time Spell university. no longer in simple terms is his battered cauldron generating slimy sludge rather than excellent spells, yet ever considering that he and his sister Olivia foiled evil Morgana's plot opposed to King Arthur, they've been cautious of her plans for revenge.

Max and Olivia quickly observe that Spell university has extra in shop for them than they ever imagined. With the aid of Merlin and a mysterious bard, Caradoc, will they be ready to outwit Morgana and keep Arthur for a moment time?

subscribe to Max and Olivia for extra magical enjoyable of their moment hilarious experience!

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Princess (The Puppy Place)

By Ellen Miles

Welcome to the dog Place--where each dog reveals a home!

it sort of feels like it is going to be simply one other common Peterson relatives journey for haircuts - that's till Charles meets Princess, a spoiled yet impossible to resist Yorkie pup. She belongs to at least one of the stylists yet Princess's proprietor is relocating and cannot take the dog together with her. Charles volunteers to take care of Princess till they locate her a brand new domestic. however it does not take lengthy for the Petersons to become bored with Princess's privileged methods. How will Charles ever locate definitely the right relations for this excessive upkeep pup?

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The Berenstain Bears Learn to Share (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights)

So, sharing’s enjoyable. It’s reliable to do, and plenty of occasions― it’s effortless, too. And should you proportion it’s additionally actual your fellow endure will percentage with you! What’s extra enjoyable than spending on my own time? Spending time with family and friends! percentage in Sister Bear’s pleasure as she learns that God has blessed her with nice buddies and many time and toys to percentage.

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The Island Stallion's Fury (Black Stallion, Book 7)

By Walter Farley

In simple terms Steve Duncan and his good friend Pitch be aware of of the valley hidden at the back of the excessive cliffs of the distant Caribbean Azul Island. And simply the 2 of them recognize of the gorgeous, purebred horses that reside there, less than the watchful eye of the good pink stallion, Flame. but if Pitch's half-brother Tom learns of this misplaced paradise, he'll cease at not anything to make it his personal, whether he has to ruin it.

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Fifth Formers at St. Clare's (St Clare's, Book 6)

By Enid Blyton

Omit Cornwallis is mistress of the 5th shape. Hilary Wentworth is a peaceful and dignified head-girl. Being within the 5th shape skill a great deal of alterations – for instance, the women have gotten experiences in their personal now, rather than universal rooms and dormitories, the 1st – and second-formers have to paintings for them. For a few cause, Mirabel has been made video games captain for the varsity, and Gladys vice captain. it isn't defined why or how Mirabel has constructed such sturdy carrying talents, neither is it defined why she is not any longer musical. In her first time period at St Clare's she was once written as a truly musical lady, gifted on the piano and the violin.

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Paddington: The Story of the Movie

By Jeanne Willis

This can be the authentic novelisation of the fantastic new motion picture tale. persist with the motion and enjoyable as Paddington arrives in London, meets the Brown relations and will get fascinated about plenty of intriguing adventures. the unique tale of the motion picture is retold by way of the bright children's writer Jeanne Willis.

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The Rockingdown Mystery

By Enid Blyton

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To Be or Not To Be: A Chooseable-Path Adventure

The maximum paintings in English literature, now within the maximum structure of English literature: a chooseable-path adventure!

while Shakespeare wrote Hamlet he gave the area only one attainable storyline, drawn from a constellation of billions of trade narratives. And you can now right that terrible mistake! Play as Hamlet and avenge your father's death—with ruthless potency this time. Play as Ophelia and alter the area together with your medical brilliance. Play as Hamlet's father and die at the first web page, then examine your personal homicide… as a ghost! that includes over a hundred assorted endings, each one illustrated by way of cutting-edge maximum artists, marvelous aspect quests, enjoyable puzzles, and a book-within-a-book rather than a play-within-a-play, To Be or to not Be deals up new surprises and secrets and techniques each time you learn it.

You come to a decision this all sounds super first-class, and that you're going to certainly buy this ebook correct away. simply because because the Bard acknowledged: “to be or to not be… that's the adventure.”

...You're virtually certain that is the way it goes.

To Be or to not Be originally introduced as a record-breaking Kickstarter undertaking. This new, reader-friendly version positive factors a similar textual content and illustrations because the unique model, redesigned to take in part as many pages and weigh an entire pound much less.

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