Category Archives: Action & Adventure

The Hold-up Heroes (Making Tracks)

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Steven Spielberg actually acquired the rights for the book in 1991; it would take 10 years before it finally made it to the big screen. 9+ readers A funny, wise-cracking spy story with World Cup memorabilia at its centre - James Bond never had to dress up as a girl!! - packed full of gadgets and super sleuthing and a boy who must dress in a tutu... One day, he hoped to grow up to be just like him. Alexandre Dumas’s 17th c. swashbuckling adventure The Three Musketeers introduces us to three unforgettable characters: the distinguished, highly educated Musketeer Athos; the religious and scholarly yet womanizing younger Musketeer Aramis; and the Falstaffian Musketeer Porthos.

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Our Home in the Silver West

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Keep watching this blog for further details. The 2009 adaptation stars Brendan Fraser and Helen Mirren and stays fairly close to the book’s storyline. Our products offer the latest in scientific information about geology and paleontology. A Buchan-esque thriller — written to be serialized — in which Roger Taine, a Dorset salesman, accidentally kills a man (while hunting) who turns out to be a neo-Nazi. After nearly 20 years of waiting, Knightmare returned for a special one-off episode as part of YouTube's 2013 Geek Week.

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Frozen Stiff (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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I am fascinated by fiction from ’63 — including YA lit — in so much of which we find a volatile admixture of seriousness (not earnestness) and irony. It was a rough game that Tut manged to play with Cammy. YA Classics (Novi Public Library, MI): 4-page PDF. Young and brave Creel wants nothing more than to own her own seamstress shop but in her pursuit of this dream, she encounters and befriends a few dragons which will change the course of her life. Children involved in make-believe play can stimulate several types of learning.

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Patch (Time Soldiers)

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And I like Ibrahim, too, because he can talk to the animals. Fun fact: MI5 investigated Agatha Christie because a character called Major Bletchley appeared in her N or M?. When the series went out of print in 2003, Montgomery (who owns the rights to 141 of the novels) decided to resurrect the series under Chooseco, which he founded in 2004 with his wife and co-publisher, Shannon Gilligan. Awesome Reason No.6 An Award Winning Party - We won the Netmums Kids Party Award for the best children's birthday party - so you can be sure of an unforgettable party for your child's special day!

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Pursuing Amy (Replica 2)

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This is a great story for boys that like lots of action and a strong male character. I bet they will say, " Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes or Aesop's Fables, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer or Anne of Green Gables". Slow start to prequel series with stalwart characters. After hearing a number of animal sounds from George, none of which are sounds a puppy should be making, she decides to take him to the vet. Find Homeless Bird at your local library.

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Artemis Fowl and the Lost Colony

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This is a traditional tale all will love, especially since the release of the film Tangled. Download single images or build your own collections. Brian Aldiss writes, of Kafka’s oeuvre: “the baffling atmosphere, the paranoid complexities, the alien motives of others, make the novels a sort of haute sf.” 1922. There is also a play version for a whole class to act out. Dixon 24 Margaret Peterson Haddix 18 Bruce Coville 18 Tony DiTerlizzi See more Guide to the Dragons Volume 1; Guide to the Dragons Volume 2; Guide to the Dragons Volume 3 Author: Maggie Testa and Cordelia Evans Author: Maggie Testa and Cordelia Evans Author: Stephen Hawking and Lucy Hawking Author: Stephen Hawking and Lucy Hawking George's Secret Key to the Universe; George's Cosmic Treasure Hunt; George and the Big Bang; George and the Unbreakable Code Author: Stephen Hawking and Lucy Hawking Author: Stephen Hawking and Lucy Hawking George's Secret Key to the Universe; George's Cosmic Treasure Hunt; George and the Big Bang Author: Lucy Hawking and Stephen Hawking Author: Lucy Hawking and Stephen Hawking Secret of the Red Arrow; Mystery of the Phantom Heist; The Vanishing Game; Into Thin Air; Peril at Granite Peak; The Battle of Bayport; Shadows at Predator Reef; Deception on the Set; The Curse of the Ancient Emerald; Tunnel of Secrets Author: Franklin W.

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Scrivener's Moon (Fever Crumb)

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Image carefully and consider the words the author uses. Character Publishing sparked into being when a mother of four avid readers decided to take a more active role in the molding of her children’s characters through strategic book selection. The clever main character, Cam, uses her photographic memory to solve mysteries. As he sits and waits for someone to buy him off the store shelf, there is also a little girl who is searching for a special toy to be more than just an ordinary toy; she wants a toy that will also be her friend.

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Cairo Jim Amidst the Petticoats of Artemis

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The environmental fable about the Once-ler, who greedily stripped Thneedville of all its trees, and the boy who tries to right that wrong, sells its conservation theme with catchy tunes, understated voice performances by Zac Efron and Taylor Swift, and vibrant animation. When their beautiful golden ring is stolen, the Owl and the Pussy-cat must travel far from the safety of the Bong-tree glade as their search for the thief leads them across the Sea, to the Chankly Bore and beyond...

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The Odd Job Man and the Thousand Mile Boots

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In this first adventure, Daniel Boom is the new kid in town with no volume control on his voice, but he discovers an even bigger problem: the evil Kid-Rid Corporation has silenced the entire world! If you haven't discovered this series, it stars Andy and Terry and their amazing custom-built treehouse, any child's dream (adult-free) adventure-playground. The Cricket in Times Square has been initiating bookworms since 1960 and shows no sign of stopping. The Herculeah Jones Mysteries by Betsy Byars. (Tarot Says Beware Viking, 1994 ISBN 0670855758. 151 pages.

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Dragon Rider

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More than 75,000 ballots were cast in our annual summer reader's survey — click here to see the full list of 100 books, complete with links and descriptions. If you find yourself overwriting because you’re having trouble expressing exactly what you mean, sit back and say it aloud to yourself, and then try again. The development of children's literature in England occurred simultaneously with the rise of the English novel. The structure of epistolary, "confessional," or reporting style of Nothing.. . is part of the theme and style of this YA novel.

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