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Simon & Schuster Audio, 2000
In this uniquely American memoir, Homer "Sonny" Hickam beautifully captures a moment when a dying town, a divided family, and a band of teenage dreamers dared to set their sights on the stars. Looking back after a distinguished NASA career that fulfilled his boyhood ambition, Hickam shares the story of his youth, taking listeners into the life of the little mining town and the boys who came to embody both its tensions and its dreams. After ...
Review & Herald Pub Assn
FOR DISTRIBUTION OUTSIDE THE USA. This is the mass market edition of the popular book by Dr. Ben Carson whose inspiring story tells of a frustrated inner-city kid whose faith in God helped him become director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University Hospital.
Champion (Thorndike Press Large Print the Literacy Bridge)
A New York Times Bestseller The explosive finale to Marie Lu's bestselling Legend trilogy . . .He is a Legend. She is a Prodigy. Who will be Champion? June and Day have sacrificed so much for the people of the Republic, and now their country is on the brink of a new existence. But neither could have predicted the circumstances that will reunite them. Just when a peace treaty is imminent, a plague outbreak causes panic in the Colonies, and war ...
The Son of Neptune (Thorndike Press Large Print Literacy Bridge Series)
A New York Times Bestselling Author -- With an ever-expanding cast of brave-hearted heroes, the second book in the Heroes of Olympus series offers all of the action, pathos, and humor that Rick Riordan fans crave ...In The Lost Hero, three demigods named Jason, Piper, and Leo made their first visit to Camp Half-Blood, where they inherited a blood-chilling quest: Seven half-bloods shall answer the call, To storm or fire the world must fall, An ...
The Serpent's Shadow (Thorndike Press Large Print Literacy Bridge Series)
A New York Times Bestseller -- When young magicians Carter and Sadie Kane learned how to follow the path of the ancient Egyptian gods, they knew they would have to play an important role in restoring Ma'at -- order -- to the world. What they didn't know is how chaotic the world would become. The Chaos snake Apophis is loose and threatening to destroy the earth in three days' time. There is, possibly, one way to stop Apophis, but it might cost ...
Wonder (Thorndike Literacy Bridge)
R. J. Palacio
A #1 New York Times Bestseller, A Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal, Kirkus, and Booklist Best of Children's Books 2012 -- August Pullman was born with a facial deformity that, up until now, prevented him from going to a mainstream school. Starting 5th grade at Beecher Prep, he wants nothing more than to be treated as an ordinary kid-- but his classmates can't get past Auggie's extraordinary face. Wonder begins from Auggie's point ...
Blue Sky Press
In Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant's classic bestseller, the author comforts readers young and old who have lost a dog. Recommended highly by pet lovers around the world, Dog Heaven not only comforts but also brings a tear to anyone who is devoted to a pet. From expansive fields where dogs can run and run to delicious biscuits no dog can resist, Rylant paints a warm and affectionate picture of the ideal place God would, of course, create for ...
Unabridged CD Audiobook... 15 CDs / 17.25 hours long Narrated by Kate Forbes
Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire
The paperback edition of the legendary, record-breaking, best-selling fourth Harry Potter novel. Harry Potter is midway through his training as a wizard and his coming of age. Harry wants to get away from the pernicious Dursleys and go to the International Quidditch Cup. He wants to find out about the mysterious event that's supposed to take place at Hogwarts this year, an event involving two other rival schools of magic, and a competition ...
Cress (Thorndike Press Large Print Literacy Bridge Series)
A New York Times Bestselling Author Cinder and Captain Thorne are fugitives on the run, now with Scarlet and Wolf in tow, and they're plotting to overthrow Queen Levana and prevent her army from invading Earth. Their best hope lies with Cress, a girl trapped on a satellite since childhood with only her netscreens as company. Cress is an excellent hacker. Unfortunately, she's being forced to work for Queen Levana, and she's just received orders ...
The Desire of Ages: The Conflict of the Ages Illustrated in the Life of Christ
Ellen G. White
Pacific Press & Review And Herald Publishing Association
A chronology on the life of Jesus, illustrated throughout with color.
Out of the Devil's Cauldron: A Journey from Darkness to Light
The dictionary says that a cauldron is a large kettle or boiler in which we find a violently agitated condition with boiling contents. Nothing could be a more fitting description of John Ramirez s life as a young man. After selling his soul to the devil he was trained to be the third-ranking high priest of a satanic cult in New York City. Out of the Devil s Cauldron takes the reader down the dark alleys of the occult and uncovers the hidden ...
Little Britches: Father and I Were Ranchers
Ralph Moody was eight years old in 1906 when his family moved from New Hampshire to a Colorado ranch. Through his eyes we experience the pleasures and perils of ranching there early in the twentieth century. Auctions and roundups, family picnics, irrigation wars, tornadoes and wind storms give authentic color to Little Britches . So do adventures, wonderfully told, that equip Ralph to take his father's place when it becomes necessary. ...
The Literacy Bridge - Large Print - Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie
Thirteen-year-old Steven has a (almost) totally normal life: he plays drums in the band, has a crush on the hottest girl in school, and is constantly annoyed by his five-year-old brother, Jeffrey, and embarrassed by his parents. But when Jeffrey gets sick, Steven's world is turned upside down. Available only in The Literacy Bridge 5.
Bill at Rainbow Bridge
Modern Family Classics Publishing
The owners of departed pets want to know: that their pets are happy, that their own grief is normal, that they will be reunited with their pets one day, and that it's OK to love again. Bill at Rainbow Bridge-- written for all who have ever been blessed by the unconditional love of a pet-- fulfills these wishes. This heart warming, poignant and profound story takes place at Rainbow Bridge--where departed pets play and romp, as they await their ...
Absolute Surrender (Pure Gold Classic) (Pure Gold Classics)
This book-simple and powerful is the result of Murray's passionate exploration of the issue of surrender: why it's seemingly impossible and yet completely necessary.
Dragon Slippers (Thorndike Literacy Bridge Middle Reader)
Jessica Day George
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. In this charming, light-hearted fantasy, young Creel makes a bargain with a dragon for a seemingly simple pair of blue slippers. But these aren't just ordinary shoes. They can be used to save Creel's kingdom...or destroy it.
Gregor and the Prophecy of Bane
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. In his second adventure, eleven-year-old Gregor returns to the world beneath New York City to rescue his kidnapped sister, Boots, and fulfill a prophecy that will restore peace to the people, bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders who populate the underwor
Mindfulness in Plain English
Venerable Henepola Gunaratana
A masterpiece...an extremely skillful offering of kindness, clarity and wisdom to drink from. --Jon Kabat-Zinn
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