12-year-old Jake has been suppressing his heartbreak over the loss of his mother for the past four years. But his emotions have a way of haunting his dreams and bubbling to the surface when he least expects it. When Jake learns how to take control in his dreams, he becomes a lucid dreamer, and that’s when the battle really heats up. Using his wits to dodge bullies by day and a nefarious kangaroo hopping ever closer by night, Jake learns about loss, bravery, the power of love ...
Ten-year-old Pierre François—otherwise known as Pierre the Fantastic Flying Fish and Pierre the Genius Brain—is an expert at signing his school papers with original names. He’s also good at extolling the greatness of France, using weird words like “extolling,” dissecting owl vomit, and avoiding The Stinky Chair in math class. What he’s not good at is a foolproof bladder. Accidents happen, although this is Top Secret information.
This touching going-to-bed book tells about the space adventures of a little boy who had the courage to fulfill his dream and discover space. Beautiful illustrations of cosmic scenes and the funny emotions of the main characters make this a delightful bedtime story. The simple words and clear pictures make it a perfect baby book.
Mimi the Baby Elephant has a great idea - to bake a strawberry pie on his own. He wants to share the pie with his Mother, Father, and Grandma. But unfortunately, Mimi does not have a pie recipe. In addition, the elephant family has just recently moved to this town, so the Baby Elephant has no friends yet. On the way to achieving his goal, Mimi meets new friends, he gets to know Lion, who is fond of cooking, bumble bee Arthur who is eager to help and other animals who are very different and have different opinions.
Do you know a stubborn child like Alice? Alice always wants things her way. She knows every version of the word 'no' and is not afraid to use them! Her parents use patience as they try to get her to behave and try new things. As you read Alice Dear, Would You Please!, you will see how a child's stubbornness can be replaced by curiosity with a simple yes. Read along and see how Alice's stubborn attitude changes with a simple change of view.
Do you like to be helpful? Did you know that there are people that we meet each day whose job it is to help others? They use their helping hands to feed us, protect us, teach us and keep us safe. In Helping Hands you will meet a few of these people and learn what their helping hands can do for you and me. And once you meet them, you'll see that you too have Helping Hands!
Eddie is a different dragon-child. His relatives and friends don't accept his strange hobby of singing the opera. Nevertheless, he never stops dreaming. Because of his unique talent of imitating the human voices and a great passion to opera, Eddie's friends start to call him 'Pavarotti'. One day Eddie decides to catch his dream of becoming an opera singer and takes part in a singing competition 'The Voice of Fluaka''.
Have you ever thought of preparing your children for the future and equipping them with knowledge that will be really useful for them in their future real life and career? Children and money and educating kids about business are very important topics to increase kids' awareness and involvement with their real environmental elements. 'Business for Kids' is intended to introduce children to the simple basics of business. It aims to provide them with a good understanding about businesses and give them an edge for the future.
Mard is a polar bear, Max is a boy and their paths keep crossing. Max wants to have fun with his friends. All Mard wants is a cuddle. As he stumbles clumsily around the background of Max's life events start to go in funny directions, and Mard goes unseen. Mard starts to feel sillier and sillier - will he ever get a cuddle?
Princess Gwenwhyfar of Ker-Ys is determined to protect her kingdom at any cost. After a pyrrhic victory against the Harappan invaders, she must heal her family's three-generation blood feud if her people are to survive in a world at war. Yet forging this alliance may depend upon renouncing her love for Marcus Duilius, a Roman hero of plebeian origins.