Childrens Literature

Abe Lincoln at Last! (Magic Tree House (R) Merlin Mission)

By Mary Pope Osborne

Jack and Annie are prepared for his or her subsequent experience within the New York Times bestselling middle-grade series—the Magic Tree House!

Are you prepared for a presidential adventure?

Jack and Annie are! they try to get a different feather that would support retailer Merlin’s child penguin, Penny. while the magic tree condo whisks them again to Washington, D.C., in 1861, Jack can’t wait to fulfill Abraham Lincoln himself! however the new president is just too busy to work out them, as he's desperately attempting to retailer a state in crisis.

while Jack and Annie ask for a few magical aid, they return even extra in time to a mysterious woods. Are those a similar woods the place Abraham Lincoln takes his day-by-day horse experience? if this is the case, can an orphan named Sam aid them locate Abe? Or will Jack and Annie need to support Sam instead?

It’s a race opposed to time as Jack and Annie attempt to do the correct factor. Plus, they nonetheless need to reduction a president and a afflicted country, in addition to get the article that might shop Penny the penguin!
 
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From the Hardcover edition.

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Hurricane Dancers: The First Caribbean Pirate Shipwreck

By Margarita Engle

Quebrado has been traded from pirate send to send within the Caribbean Sea for so long as he can be mindful. The sailors he toils lower than name him el quebrado―half islander, part outsider, a damaged one. Now the pirate captain Bernardino de Talavera makes use of Quebrado as a translator to assist navigate the worlds and phrases among his mother's Taíno Indian language and his father's Spanish.
But whilst a typhoon sinks the send and such a lot of its workforce, it's Quebrado who escapes to defense. He learns tips on how to live to tell the tale land back, between those that deal with him good. And it's he who needs to make a decision the destiny of his former captors. Latino interest.

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Stormin' Normans (Horrible Histories)

By Terry Deary

Readers can become aware of all of the foul evidence in regards to the STORMIN' NORMANS, together with why Norman knights slept with a dolly, which pirate hung up his eye-patch and have become a saint and why Crusader ships have been defended with barrels of pee. With a daring, obtainable new glance and a heap of extra-horrible bits, those bestselling titles are guaranteed to be a big hit with one more iteration of Terry Deary fanatics.

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Barry the Fish with Fingers

By Sue Hendra

Existence lower than the ocean should be as boring as dishwater, till Barry arrives, that's. See, Barry isn't any usual fish—he's a fish with fingers! And arms suggest finger puppets, finger portray, knitting, counting to 10, tickling, and every kind of enjoyable issues. It isn't lengthy sooner than the entire different fish wish palms, too. existence less than the ocean is simply not an analogous back. . . . 
Sue Hendra's hilarious textual content and vivid, daring, colourful artwork could have teenagers begging to learn this tale back and again.
 

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5 Sterne für Lola (German Edition)

In Lolas Leben wimmelt es vor Krisen. Mama hat eine Baby-Krise. Tante Lisbeth hat eine Verlobungs-Krise. Und Lolas beste Freundin Flo hat eine Enzo-Krise. (Das ist eine Krise, die guy bekommt, wenn ein Pflegebruder einzieht, für den die Bezeichnung „schwer erziehbar" noch harmlos ist.)
Aber die gefährlichste Krise von allen hat Lola selbst: eine Identitätskrise. Sie weiß einfach nicht, used to be sie nachts werden soll! Nachdem sie sich als Nonne (zu langweilig) und Totengräberin (zu traurig) versucht hat, bringt ihr der Schulalltag die rettende Idee.
„Das perfekte Dinner" - so heißt das Projekt, für das sich Lola begeistert anmeldet. Ab sofort sind ihre Nächte gerettet, denn als berühmte Sterneköchin Cocada Delicada macht sie mit ihren magischen Gerichten die Welt glücklicher. Ob Lolas Leben in der Wirklichkeit aber auch krisensicher bleibt, das muss sich erst noch zeigen.

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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Raymie Nightingale

By Kate DiCamillo

Two-time Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo returns to her roots with a relocating, masterful tale of an unforgettable summer time friendship.

Raymie Clarke has come to gain that every thing, completely every thing, relies on her. and she or he has a plan. If Raymie can win the Little omit imperative Florida Tire festival, then her father, who left city days in the past with a dental hygienist, will see Raymie's photograph within the paper and (maybe) come domestic. To win, not just does Raymie need to do stable deeds and methods to twirl a baton; she additionally has to deal with the wispy, usually fainting Louisiana Elefante, who has a show-business historical past, and the fiery, obdurate Beverly Tapinski, who’s decided to sabotage the competition. yet because the pageant techniques, loneliness, loss, and unanswerable questions draw the 3 ladies into an not likely friendship — and problem each one of them to return to the rescue in unforeseen methods.

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Mary Poppins: The Complete Collection

By P. L. Travers

This impressive omnibus version includes all six unique Mary Poppins tales: Mary Poppins, Mary Poppins Comes again, Mary Poppins Opens the Door, Mary Poppins within the Park, Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane / Mary Poppins and the home round the corner (2-in-1 edition). All magical children's classics, it's the fitting present. while their new nanny, Mary Poppins, arrives on a gust of the East Wind, greets their mom, and slides up the banister, Jane and Michael's lives are became magically the wrong way up. primary to an individual who has obvious the movie or the West finish variation, now you can learn all six of those splendidly unique stories approximately Jane and Michael's adventures with the mystical Mary Poppins. In every one publication Mary takes the kids at the so much impressive outings: to a enjoyable reasonable inside of a pavement photo; to go to Uncle Andrew who floats as much as the ceiling while he laughs; on a stunning journey to determine the Man-in-the-Moon! along with her strict yet reasonable, no-nonsense angle, mixed with notable magical powers, issues are by no means simple with Mary Poppins! yet she has in simple terms promised to stick till the wind alterations! Titles contain: / Mary Poppins / Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane / Mary Poppins and the home round the corner / Mary Poppins Opens the Door / Mary Poppins within the Park / Mary Poppins Comes again

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