Pilgrims

Author: Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307975312
Size: 40.50 MB
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The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Getting the facts behind the fiction has never looked better. Track the facts with Jack and Annie!! When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #27: Thanksgiving on Thursday, they had lots of questions. What was it like to sail on the Mayflower? Why did the Pilgrims choose Plymouth? How did they survive in their new home? What did they really eat at the first Thanksgiving? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discovered in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures. And teachers can use Fact Trackers alongside their Magic Tree House fiction companions to meet common core text pairing needs. Did you know that there’s a Magic Tree House book for every kid? Magic Tree House: Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books Merlin Missions: More challenging adventures for the experienced reader Super Edition: A longer and more dangerous adventure Fact Trackers: Nonfiction companions to your favorite Magic Tree House adventures Have more fun with Jack and Annie at MagicTreeHouse.com!

Toy Tractors

Author: Rob Leicester Wagner
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 9780760301678
Size: 55.15 MB
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Toy Tractors Rob Wagner & Vincent Manocchi High-tech die-cast toys, old lead toys, pressed tin toys... theyre all here in fabulous color! Filled with vintage cast-iron examples, rubber and plastic toys, new and old die-cast tractors and implements, related collectibles, plus a price guide. Also discusses the art of toy repair and restoration. Sftbd., 8 1/4x 9, 96 pgs., 8 color ill.

This Ugly Yet Beautiful World

Author: Gainax / Konomini Project
Publisher: TokyoPop
ISBN: 9781427814272
Size: 61.64 MB
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The story revolves around Takemoto Takeru who lives with his aunt and uncle and their young daughter Mari. Takeru was abandoned by his parents when he was very young and has emotional scars, which he keeps buried within himself. His friend Ryou, who lives alone with his younger sister Kimi has a similar situation in his past and is Takeru's close friend. In school, the two occupy opposite ends of the "popularity scale", with Ryou being popular amongst the girls, where Takeru, well, isn't so popular. Two girls who follow Ryou around are Amika and Sakurako, making up the story's main group of five characters.

The Night Is A Starry Dome

Author: William Peskett
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781520300306
Size: 26.76 MB
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Lek and Giannis were married for ten years and lived happily with their children in North-East Thailand. Though Giannis spoke often of his Cretan childhood and heritage, he never showed his family the island of his birth. When Giannis dies, his widow takes her two children to Crete on a journey of discovery which will change their lives.This story first appeared in the collection Mist on the Jungle and Other Stories.

Unsolved East Anglian Murders

Author: Jonathan Sutherland
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781845630447
Size: 13.43 MB
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Unsolved crimes stir the dark side of the imagination. This is particularly true of the most heinous crime of all, the taking of another's life. in this gripping book Jonathan Sutherland and Diane Canwell use newspaper reports and court records to reconstruct over 20 of the most shocking murders of recent times that have baffled the East Anglia police. Among them are dreadful cases that caused a sensation across East Anlgia and are still capable of provoking powerful emotions - the senseless murders of April Fabb and Susan Long are probably the best known. the authors also describe in disturbing detail a series of cases that were less well publicized at the time and are less well remembered now, including those of Andrew Pilch, Natalie Pearman and Michelle Bettles. and they feature terrible crimes that are perhaps the most memorable of all, like that of the headless body of Cockley Cley, in which the identity of the victim and the perpetrator have never been discovered. Many of the murder stories that are recounted here are so recent that there is a distinct possibility that new evidence will provide a solution to them, but the chances are that most of them will remain open forever. They make fascinating reading.

First Book Of Ships And Boats

Author: Isabel Thomas
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1472901053
Size: 45.30 MB
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From cargo ships to cruise liners and everything in between! Find out all about 30 types of ships and boats - steam boats, speed boats, barges and many more - in this beautifully illustrated and annotated first guide to ships and boats. Includes a fun spotter's chart to fill in!

Volvo S70 C70 And V40

Author: Robert Jex
Publisher: Haynes Publishing
ISBN: 9781859605738
Size: 63.28 MB
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S70 Saloon, V70 Estate & C70 Coupe, inc. turbo & T5 versions. Does NOT cover four-wheel-drive (AWD) system. Petrol: 2.0 litre (1984cc), 2.3 litre (2319cc) & 2.5 litre (2435cc).

Monks Bandits Lovers And Immortals

Author: Stephen H. West
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 1603844333
Size: 52.67 MB
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"West and Idema's Monks, Bandits, Lovers, and Immortals represents a milestone in the reception of early Chinese drama in the West. Not only do the translations of eleven plays take precision, readability, and range to new heights, but the substantial yet accessible Introduction, together with a number of useful appendices, illustrations, and tables, make it the anthology of choice for courses in Chinese literature, world literature, and theater." --Patricia Sieber, Ohio State University --- "This magnificent collection of eleven early [1250 1450] Chinese plays will give readers a vivid sense of life and a clear understanding of dramatic literature during an extraordinarily eventful period in Chinese history. Not only are the eleven plays in this volume expertly translated into lively, idiomatic English; they are each provided with illuminating, scholarly introductions that are yet fully intelligible to the educated lay reader. A marvelous volume." --Victor Mair, University of Pennsylvania