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You Are Special (Max Lucado's Wemmicks)
Max Lucado

Crossway, 1997

Every day the small wooden people called Wemmicks do the same thing: stick either gold stars or gray dots on one another. The pretty ones--those with smooth wood and fine paint--always get stars. The talented ones do, too. Others, though, who can do little or who have chipped paint, get ugly gray dots. Like Punchinello. In this heartwarming children's tale from the best-selling pen of author Max Lucado, Eli the woodcarver helps Punchinello ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations (Dover Thrift Editions)
Charles Dickens

Dover Publications, 2001

In what may be Dickens's best novel, humble, orphaned Pip is apprenticed to the dirty work of the forge but dares to dream of becoming a gentleman — and one day, under sudden and enigmatic circumstances, he finds himself in possession of "great expectations." In this gripping tale of crime and guilt, revenge and reward, the compelling characters include Magwitch, the fearful and fearsome convict; Estella, whose beauty is excelled only by her ...
  
  











  



  
Lost in a Good Book (A Thursday Next Novel)
Jasper Fforde

Penguin Books, 2004

The second installment in Jasper Fforde’s New York Times bestselling series follows literary detective Thursday Next on another adventure in her alternate reality of literature-obsessed England The inventive, exuberant, and totally original literary fun that began with The Eyre Affair continues with New York Times bestselling author Jasper Fforde’s magnificent second adventure starring the resourceful, fearless literary sleuth ...
  
  











  



  
You Are Special (Gift Edition): A Story for Everyone
Max Lucado

Crossway, 2011

You Are Special tells the story of Punchinello, the wooden Wemmick. The inhabitants of Wemmicksville spend their days placing stickers on each other. Golden star stickers are put on the talented, smart, and attractive Wemmicks. Gray dot stickers are for those who make mistakes and don’t stand out. Punchinello, despite his best efforts to get stars from the other Wemmicks, is covered in gray dots and begins to believe he’ll never be worth ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations: Abridged
Charles Dickens

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2011

A terrifying encounter with an escaped convict in a graveyard on the wild Kent marshes; a summons to meet the bitter, decaying Miss Havisham and her beautiful, cold-hearted ward Estella; the sudden generosity of a mysterious benefactor - these form a series of events that change the orphaned Pip's life forever, and he eagerly abandons his humble origins to begin a new life as a gentleman. Dickens' haunting late novel depicts Pip's education and ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations
Charles Dickens

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013

• This e-book publication is unique which includes exclusive Introduction, Historical Background and handcrafted additional content. • This edition also includes detailed Biography, Notes. • A new table of contents with working links has been included by a publisher. • This edition has been corrected for spelling and grammatical errors.
  
  











  



  
If Only I Had a Green Nose (Max Lucado's Wemmicks)
Max Lucado

Crossway, 2002

A green nose. How silly, thought Punchinello. It wouldn't make him faster, stronger, or even smarter. It would only make him greener--and make him look just like all the other Wemmicks! Why would he want that when he knows Eli made each of them different for a reason? But when Punchinello stops visiting Eli regularly, a painted nose somehow doesn't seem as foolish anymore. Now more than ever, Punchinello needs to hear his maker say, "I'll ...
  
  











  



  
You Are Mine (Max Lucado's Wemmicks)
Max Lucado

Crossway, 2001

Bigger allowances. Better clothes. More toys. Bigger, better, more is how the world determines who's special and who's not. It's a message your kids are hearing every day. But it's not God's message. His truth is simple and never-changing: It's not what you have, it's Whose you are. And it's a truth that the lovable Wemmick, Punchinello, hears again at the knee of his creator in this faithful, fully illustrated sequel to You Are Special . ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations (Clothbound Classics)
Charles Dickens

Penguin Classics Hardcover, 2009

Pip doesn't expect much from life... His sister makes it clear that her orphaned little brother is nothing but a burden on her. But suddenly things begin to change. Pip's narrow existence is blown apart when he finds an escaped criminal, is summoned to visit a mysterious old woman and meets the icy beauty Estella. Most astoundingly of all, an anonymous person gives him money to begin a new life in London. Are these events as random as ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations
Charles Dickens

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014

Great Expectations is Charles Dickens' thirteenth novel. It is his second novel, after David Copperfield, to be fully narrated in the first person. Great Expectations is a bildungsroman, or a coming-of-age novel, and it is a classic work of Victorian literature. It depicts the growth and personal development of an orphan named Pip. The novel was first published in serial form in Dickens' weekly periodical All the Year Round, from 1 December 1860 ...
  
  











  



  
Tu Eres Especial/You Are Special (Max Lucado's Wemmicks) (Spanish Edition)
Max Lucado

Unilit, 2001

El mundo dice a los ninos: Tu eres especial si… Eres inteligente, tienes buena apariencia y poses talento. Dios le dice a ellos: Tu eres especial por se tu, Sin condicion alguna. Ensene esta verdad a sus hijos a traves de este hermoso libro bellamente ilustrado.
  
  











  



  
Your Special Gift (Max Lucado's Wemmicks)
Max Lucado

Crossway, 2006

One morning the people of Wemmicksville wake up to discover that they've all received gifts. Punchinello opens his gift to find a hammer; Lucia receives a paintbrush and set of paints; and Hans, the baker, gets a spoon. Nobody knows who sent the gifts, but each Wemmick receives the perfect gift: Punchinello likes to build, Lucia loves to paint, and Hans enjoys cooking. When a family of Wemmicks needs help to reach Eli the woodcarver, ...
  
  











  



  
Booked: Literature in the Soul of Me
Karen Swallow Prior

T. S. Poetry Press, 2012

A life of books. A life of soul. Professor Karen Swallow Prior poignantly and humorously weaves the two, until you can't tell one life from the other. Booked draws on classics like Great Expectations, delights such as Charlotte's Web, the poetry of Hopkins and Donne, and more. This thoughtful, straight-up memoir will be pure pleasure for book-lovers, teachers, and anyone who has struggled to find a way to articulate the inexpressible ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations (Ignatius Critical Editions)
Charles Dickens

Ignatius Press, 2010

Pope John Paul II described Dickens' books as "filled with love for the poor and a sense of social regeneration . . . warm with imagination and humanity". Such true charity permeates Dickens' novels and ultimately drives the characters either to choose regeneration or risk disintegration. In Great Expectations, Pip--symbolic of the pilgrim convert--gains both improved fortunes and a growth in wisdom, but as he acquires the latter, he must ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations (Dover Thrift Study Edition)
Charles Dickens

Dover Publications, 2010

Includes the unabridged text of Dicken's classic novel plus a complete study guide that helps readers gain a thorough understanding of the work's content and context. The comprehensive guide includes chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, analytical paper topics, list of characters, bibliography, and more.
  
  











  



  
Punchinello and the Most Marvelous Gift (Max Lucado's Wemmicks)
Max Lucado

Crossway, 2004

With the Maker-Day Festival fast approaching, Punchinello wants to do something really big for Eli, the woodcarver. But everyone else he meets in Wemmicksville is also trying to make the best contribution to the festival. Hans believes that his seven-layer chocolate cherry truffle cake with double butter-cream frosting will be the best part, but Violet is sure her bountiful bouquet will come out on top. Lucia knows her vocal solo will make the ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations
Charles Dickens

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2012

Pip—Miss Havisham—Estella—Abel Magwitch—Herbert Pocket! Charles Dickens introduces in GREAT EXPECTATIONS another set of the more memorable characters of English literature. Pip is an orphaned boy growing up in humble circumstances. A chance encounter, acceptance into the household of a wealthy neighbor, and news of a mysterious benefactor lead Pip into “great expectations.” It is a spellbinding story from its shocking beginning to ...
  
  











  



  
Great Expectations (Wordsworth Classics)
Charles Dickens

Wordsworth Editions Ltd, 2000

Considered by many to be Dickens' finest novel, Great Expectations traces the growth of the book's narrator, Philip Pirrip (Pip), from a boy of shallow dreams to a man with depth of character. From its famous dramatic opening on the bleak Kentish marshes, the story abounds with some of Dickens' most memorable characters. Among them are the kindly blacksmith Joe Gargery, the mysterious convict Abel Magwitch, the eccentric Miss Haversham and her ...
  
  











  



  
Best of All (Max Lucado's Wemmicks)
Max Lucado

Crossway, 2003

Bess Stovall is famous for being famous. "When it comes to Wemmicks, she's the best," they say. Who wouldn't want to join her Wonderful Wemmicks Club? The catch is this: only Wemmicks made of maple can join–the best wood from the best forest. But Punchinello can't join since he is made of willow. "Willow is weak wood," says Bess. "No one wants to be a willow." And Punchinello is the only willow in Wemmicksville. Everyone looks down on him, ...
  
  











  



  
CliffsNotes on Dickens' Great Expectations (Cliffsnotes Literature Guides)
Debra A. Bailey

Cliffs Notes, 2000

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into key elements and ideas within classic works of literature. The latest generation of titles in this series also features glossaries and visual elements that complement the familiar format. CliffsNotes on Great Expectations explores Charles Dickens's renowned work, a novel that gives you plots that twist and turn, themes of good and evil, and people who want for means to make sense of their ...
  
  











  








   



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