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D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths
Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Delacorte Books for Young Readers
No education is complete without a large slice of Greek mythology. And there's no better way of meeting that literary quota than with the D'Aulaires' book. All the great gods and goddesses of ancient Greece are depicted in this big, beautiful classic, lovingly illustrated and skillfully told. Young readers will be dazzled by mighty Zeus, lord of the universe; stirred by elegant Athena, goddess of wisdom; intimidated by powerful Hera, ...
Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire (Book 4)
Fourteen-year-old Harry Potter joins the Weasleys at the Quidditch World Cup, then enters his fourth year at Hogwarts Academy where he is mysteriously entered in an unusual contest that challenges his wizarding skills, friendships and character, amid signs that an old enemy is growing stronger.
Harrington on Hold 'em Expert Strategy for No Limit Tournaments, Vol. 1: Strategic Play
Two Plus Two Pub.
Poker has taken America by storm. But it s not just any form of poker that has people across the country so excited it s No-Limit Hold Em the main event game. And now thanks to televised tournaments tens of thousands of new players are eager to claim their share of poker glory. Harrington on Hold Em takes you to the part of the game the cameras ignore the tactics required to get through the hundreds and sometimes thousands of hands you must ...
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Bill Martin Jr.
SIMON & SCHUSTER/CHARDIET UNLIMITED INC.
NOT A CD! THIS IS THE HARD-TO-FIND AUDIOTAPE CASSETTE AUDIOBOOK! SIDE A (7:34) IS PERFORMED BY RAY CHARLES! SIDE B (9:49) FEATURES THE MUSIC FOR CHICKA CHICKA BOOM BOOM (COMPOSED & ARRANGED BY JOHN ARCHAMBAULT & DAVID PLUMMER--AND ALSO--THE STORY OF HOW CHICKA CHICKA BOOM BOOM CAME TO BE WRITTEN (TOLD BY JOHN ARCHAMBAULT) ! 1991 SIMON & SCHUSTER INC./ CHARDIET UNLIMITED INC. PRODUCED & DIRECTED BY BERNICE CHARDIET.
Gail Carson Levine's 1997 Newbery winning novel, a retelling of the Cinderella story.
The Power of a Praying Wife
Worrying about your marriage changes nothing… Praying about it can change everything! Today’s challenges and pressures can make a fulfilling marriage seem like an impossible dream. Yet God delights in doing the impossible if only we would ask! Stormie Omartian shares how God has strengthened her own marriage since she began to pray for her husband concerning key areas of his life, including: - His spiritual walk - His emotions - His ...
The Black Stallion Mystery (The Black Stallion Stories, 13)
Random House Books for Young Readers
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. This series, full of action, excitement, and suspense, has set the pace for horse stories for 60 years.
The Story of Ferdinand
Mattimeo (Redwall, Book 3)
In the magnificent tradition of Waershop Down, an extraordinary tale of corageous adventure -- from the author of Redwall and Mossflower . In the summer of the Golden Plain, the cunning fox, Slagar the cruel, and his evil henchmen sneak into Redwall Abbey to kidnap the woodland children -- including Mattimeo, son of the great warrior mouse Matthias. Now Matthias and a handful of brave followers must abandon their home to the mercy of General ...
The King Arthur Flour Baker's Companion: The All-Purpose Baking Cookbook A James Beard Award Winner (King ...
King Arthur Flour
From Christmas cookies and pancakes to chocolate cake and sandwich bread, The King Arthur Flour Baker's Companion will be there to guide home bakers every step of the way. Every kitchen comes equipped with a fundamental, dependable cookbook classic such as Joy of Cooking or Better Homes & Gardens New Cookbook . Now bakers have a modern classic of their own. From leavening, mixing, proofing, and kneading, through shaping and baking, the ...
The Foxfire Book: Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake ...
In the late 1960s, Eliot Wigginton and his students created the magazine Foxfire in an effort to record and preserve the traditional folk culture of the Southern Appalachians. This is the original book compilation of Foxfire material which introduces Aunt Arie and her contemporaries and includes log cabin building, hog dressing, snake lore, mountain crafts and food, and "other affairs of plain living."
Journey through Genius: Great Theorems of Mathematics
Praise for William Dunham s Journey Through Genius The Great Theorems of Mathematics "Dunham deftly guides the reader through the verbal and logical intricacies of major mathematical questions and proofs, conveying a splendid sense of how the greatest mathematicians from ancient to modern times presented their arguments." Ivars Peterson Author, The Mathematical Tourist Mathematics and Physics Editor, Science News "It is mathematics presented as ...
My Sergei: A Love Story
E. M. Swift
Grand Central Publishing
Thrown together as children by the Soviet regime and told to skate for the good of the state, Sergei Grinkov and Katia Gordeeva became the most celebrated pairs skaters in the world--falling madly in love, marrying, and having a beautiful baby daughter. But after winning two Olympic gold medals and four World Championships, Katia's world collapsed when Sergei suffered a fatal heart attack at the age of 28. A deeply moving, heartfelt memoir of ...
M. M. Kaye
Along with Wit, Charm, Health, and Courage, Princess Amy of Phantasmorania receives a special fairy christening gift: Ordinariness. Unlike her six beautiful sisters, she has brown hair and freckles, and would rather have adventures than play the harp, embroider tapestries- or become a Queen. When her royal parents try to marry her off, Amy runs away, and because she's so ordinary, easily becomes the fourteenth assistant kitchen maid at a ...
Emily of New Moon (The Emily Books, Book 1)
Lucy Maud Montgomery
Emily Starr never knew what it was to be lonely -- until her beloved father died. Now Emily's an orphan, and her mother's snobbish relatives are taking her to live with them at New Moon Farm. She's sure she won't be happy Emily deals with stiff, stern Aunt Elizabeth and her malicious classmates by holding her head high and using her quick wit. Things begin to change when she makes friends: with Teddy, who does marvelous drawings; with Perry, ...
Snowmen at Night
delightful story of what snowmen do at night
Out to Canaan (The Mitford Years, Book 4)
Father Tim, the Episcopal rector, and his talented and vivacious wife, Cynthia, are pondering the murky uncertainties of retirement. They're also trying to locate the scattered siblings of Dooley Barlowe, the mountain boy they love as their own. A brash new mayoral candidate is calling for aggressive development, and a tough survivor must hunker down for the fight of her life. Worse, the Sweet Stuff Bakery may be closing, and a suspicious real ...
Page (Protector of the Small (PB))
Keladry of Mindalen, the first girl to train as a knight since Alanna, is officially a page now, but she's got three more years before she'll be a squire. And those three years are not going to be easy. Kel has to stand up against bullying boys, cruel older sisters, and, as always, the training master, Lord Wyldon! From the Hardcover edition.
THE LITTLE HOUSE
VIRGINIA LEE BURTON
Children's Choice Book Club Edition
The Cruel Sea (Classics of Naval Literature)
Naval Institute Press
A maritime adventure originally published in 1951. Set in the Second World War, two ships and their crews of about a hundred and fifty men are involved in defending Atlantic convoys against impossible odds. In the CLASSICS OF NAVAL LITERATURE series.
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