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The Seven Chinese Sisters

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Kathy Tucker Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company Product Description (Ages 5-8) Once there were seven Chinese sisters who lived together and took care of each other. Each one had a special talent. When baby Seventh Sister is snatched by a hungry dragon, her loving sisters race to save her. In Kathy […]

From Head to Toe (Spanish edition): De la cabeza a los pies

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Rayo Product Description ¿Estás listo? ¡Vamos! Muévete de la cabeza a los pies.

Toca y Apprende Navidad/Touch and Feel Christmas (Touch & Feel) (Spanish and English Edition)

Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description Using one of DK’s most popular formats to bring the Spanish language to children, these texture-filled books not only develop language and motor skills-they’re also lots of fun!

Working Together: Learning About Cooperation and Citizenship (Character Education Readers)

Author: Regina Burch Publisher: Creative Teaching Press

What Dogs Want for Christmas (Holiday Series)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Kandy Radzinski Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Product Description Proving that cats dont have the last word when it comes to making Christmas lists, author and artist Kandy Radzinski returns this holiday season with the canine companion book to last years favorite, What Cats Want for Christmas. Using witty poems and winsome […]

Irene Jennie and the Christmas Masquerade: The Johnkankus

Author: Irene Smalls Publisher: Product Description Anticipating the wonderful Johnkankus parade on Christmas day, a young slave girl, Irene Jennie, is saddened that she cannot share the festivities with her parents, who have been loaned to another plantation master.

Voices in St. Augustine (Mom’s Choice Award Recipient)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Jane R. Wood Publisher: Florida Kids Press, Inc. Product Description Thirteen-year-old Joey Johnson hears voices. Only he can’t find the people who belong to them. His curiosity leads him on a quest where he learns more than just history about the Nation’s Oldest City. He discovers he has a special connection […]

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Stories (Signet Classics)

Rating: (199 reviews) Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Signet Classics Product Description Dickens’ most beloved story, “A Christmas Carol” is as much a part of Christmas as mistletoe and carolers—and with “A Christmas Tree,” “Christmas Dinner,” as well as the Christmas chapters from The Pickwick Papers, this collection is a perfect gift.

Henry Bear’s Christmas

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: David McPhail Publisher: Atheneum Product Description Henry Bear loves everything about Christmas, but most of all he loves having a fine tree, beautifully decorated, with presents underneath and good friends all around. However, when Henry Bear and his best friend, Stanley, head off to town to find the perfect tree, nothing […]

The Bells of Christmas

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Virginia Hamilton Publisher: Sandpiper Product Description Twelve-year-old Jason Bell waits impatiently for Christmas 1890. Set against the carefully researched background life of a middle-class black family in Ohio a century ago, “Hamilton’s story moves along at an elegant pace, giving readers time to savor the holiday preparations.”–School Library Journal

A Christmas Carol: And Other Christmas Stories (Signet Classic)

Rating: (199 reviews) Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Signet Classics Product Description A timeless collection no miser should be without. Every Christmas season, this heartwarming tale stirs in us the feelings of forgiveness and repentance that transform Scrooge from miser-“Bah, humbug!”-to merrymaker. Dickens’s other Christmas stories in this collection also evoke both the tragedy of those […]

Cracking the ACT, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description If it’s on the ACT, it’s in this book. Cracking the ACT, 2010 Edition includes:   ·         3 full-length practice tests with detailed explanations—2 in the book and 1 online ·         Comprehensive and engaging review of all ACT subjects from trigonometry to reading comprehension […]

The Catcher in the Rye

Rating: (2986 reviews) Author: J.D. Salinger Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Product Description Holden, knowing he is to be expelled from school, decides to leave early. He spends three days in New York City and tells the story of what he did and suffered there. Amazon.com Review Since his debut in 1951 as The Catcher […]

Adivinanzas de navidad/ Christmas riddles (Coleccion Adivina) (Spanish Edition)

Author: Alain Crozon Publisher: S & M Books

Christmas in the Manger Board Book

Rating: (29 reviews) Author: Nola Buck Publisher: HarperFestival Product Description The gentle beauty of the story of the first Christmas is now available as a board book. With a simple, lyrical text and radiant artwork, this book is perfect for the youngest child to be a part of the wonder of the Nativity.

Bear Stays Up for Christmas

Rating: (83 reviews) Author: Karma Wilson Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Product Description Bear’s friends awaken him the day before Christmas and help him to stay awake as they bake fruitcakes, fill stockings, and sing carols, then, while they sleep, he prepares his own surprise.

The Night Before Christmas Pop-up (Classic Collectible Pop-Up)

Rating: (66 reviews) Author: Clement Clarke Moore Publisher: Little Simon Product Description Award winner Robert Sabuda brings Clement Clarke Moore’s classic tale of The Night Before Christmas to life in this festive pop-up edition, sure to become a perennial family favorite. Amazon.com Review The ingenious Robert Sabuda returns for yet another inspired pop-up book, a […]

Harry Potter y la cámara secreta

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: J. K. Rowling Publisher: Lectorum Publications Product Description Harry está en su segundo año en la escuela de magia y hechicería. En este episodio Harry tiene que defender la escuela de los malvados que pretenden destruirla. Se tiene que enfrentar con arañas gigantes, serpientes encantadas y fantasmas enfurecidos.

P.B. Bear’s Christmas

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Lee Davis Publisher: Product Description P.B. Bear is counting the days until Christmas! Young children will love celebrating Christmas with P.B. Bear and his friends. They can: guess what’s inside the box from Grandma, watch as P.B. and his friends make snowballs into a snowman, count the stars on Christmas Eve, […]

Saint Nicholas: The Real Story of the Christmas Legend

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Julie Stiegemeyer Publisher: Concordia Publishing House Product Description Many parents and teachers struggle with how to approach the Saint Nicholas/Santa Claus dilemma. Many deal with this by telling children that the legends surrounding Santa Claus are based on a real, hi

Perfect Chemistry

Rating: (89 reviews) Author: Simone Elkeles Publisher: Walker Books for Young Readers Product Description A fresh, urban twist on the classic tale of star-crossed lovers. When Brittany Ellis walks into chemistry class on the first day of senior year, she has no clue that her carefully created “perfect” life is about to unravel before her […]

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Rating: (388 reviews) Author: Zora Neale Hurston Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics Product Description One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston’s beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a […]

Emma (Penguin Classics)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Jane Austen Publisher: Penguin Classics Hardcover

A Christmas Carol: Play (Acting Edition)

Author: John Mortimer Publisher: Samuel French Ltd Product Description Charles Dickens’ tale of Ebenezer Scrooge’s transformation from embittered skinflint to generous benefactor has been dramatized by Mortimer. It retains Dickens’ own ironic point of view through the use of the a chorus to propel the drama.

Lars Arctic Christmas Advent Calendar

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Hans de Beer Publisher: NorthSouth Product Description The latest Advent Calendar from Hans de Beer! Lars, the Little Polar Bear is happy ensconced on a Christmas Tree shaped ice floe surrounded by gaily wrapped presents and friends. Lars has graced several of our best-selling Advent calendars over the years, as well […]

Mickey’s Christmas Carol Adventure (Walt Disney Choose Your Own Adventure)

Author: Jim Razzi Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers Product Description The reader’s decisions control the action in this retelling of the classic Christmas ghost story, in which Mickey Mouse and other Disney characters fill the principal roles.

Manny’s Motorcycle Adventure (Handy Manny)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Susan Amerikaner Publisher: Disney Press Product Description An action-packed story based on the “Motorcycle Adventure” episode premiering on Disney Channel’s Family Movie Night. Manny and the tools are headed to Manny’s family reunion on their motorcycle, when Pat, Squeeze and Flicker wind up separated from them. Seems Pat has gone in […]

Huevos verdes con jamón

Rating: (31 reviews) Author: Dr. Seuss Publisher: Lectorum Publications Product Description Sam-I-Am mounts a determined campaign to convince another Seuss character to eat a plate of green eggs and ham. “Limited vocabulary but unlimited exuberance of illustration”.–School Library Journal. Full color.

Essential SAT Vocabulary (flashcards) (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Vocabulary practice is critical for success on the SAT, and these vocabulary flashcards provide you with an easy, efficient and portable way to prepare for the verbal section of the exam. This box of SAT flashcards includes 500 vocabulary words, with definitions and examples […]

A Christmas Memory

Rating: (87 reviews) Author: Truman Capote Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description First published in 1956, this much sought-after autobiographical recollection of Truman Capote’s rural Alabama boyhood has become a modern-day classic. We are proud to be reprinting this warm and delicately illustrated edition of A Christmas Memory–“a tiny gem of a holiday […]

Christmas in Canaan

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Kenny Rogers Publisher: Product Description “I reckon there’s nuthin’ worth learnin’ from the coloreds,” DJ answered, again turning to the window. “That right?” his father asked ‘Nuthin’ worth learning from them folks?” “Yeah,” DJ said. “Nuthin’. Completely nuthin’.” In the quiet, rural town of Canaan, Texas, a clash between two classmates […]

The Christmas Books: Volume 1: A Christmas Carol and The Chimes (Penguin English Library)

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Penguin Classics Product Description In October 1843, Dickens hit upon the idea of writing a story that would not only celebrate Christmas but alert people to the desperate needs of England’s poor. “The Christmas Carol” was the result. “The Chimes” is a topical satire set on New Year’s Eve.

A Christmas Carol (Everyman’s Library Children’s Classics)

Rating: (198 reviews) Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Everyman’s Library Product Description Through the intervention of four ghosts, Ebenezer Scrooge is shown the spirit of Christmas.

Christmas is Coming with Ruth J. Morehead’s Holly Babes (Random House Pictureback)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Ruth J. Morehead Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description Illus. in full color. Holly-besprigged toddlers illustrate every page of this festive collection of 16 favorite holidays songs and poems, including “Deck the Halls,” “Jingle Bells,” and many more.

Cracking the AP English Language & Composition Exam, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description This guide to the AP English Language & Composition Exam includes proven test-taking techniques from the AP experts at the Princeton Review. Cracking the AP English Language & Composition Exam, 2010 Edition also brings you: •2 full-length AP English Language & Composition practice tests […]

The Official SAT Study Guide, 2nd edition

Rating: (32 reviews) Author: The College Board Publisher: College Board Product Description The Official SAT Study Guide™ —with more than two million sold—just got better! Now offering 10 practice tests, The Official SAT Study Guide: Second Edition™ is the only book that features official SAT® practice tests created by the test maker. With over 1,000 […]

1,296 ACT Practice Questions (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The best way to prepare for standardized tests is to practice, and this resource offers you plenty of opportunities to do just that. 1,296 ACT Practice Questions includes: *3 full-length practice tests *648 additional practice questions *detailed answer explanations for all practice questions *a […]

A Very Marley Christmas

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: John Grogan Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description With all the excitement of Christmas approaching, it’s no surprise that Marley, the lovable pup with a nose for trouble, wants to get in on the action. Anticipating his very first snowfall and Santa’s arrival, Marley jumps in to help his family every way he […]

Don’t Judge a Girl by Her Cover (Gallagher Girls)

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Ally Carter Publisher: Hyperion Book CH Product Description When Cammie “The Chameleon” Morgan visits her roommate Macey in Boston, she thinks she’s in for an exciting end to her summer break. After all, she’s there to watch Macey’s father accept the nomination for vice president of the United States. But when […]

Barron’s AP English Literature and Composition, 3rd Edition

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: George Ehrenhaft Ed.D. Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description This updated manual presents five full-length practice AP exams with all questions answered and clearly explained. To help students prepare for multiple-choice questions, the book offers many sample questions on poetry and prose fiction, along with commonsense tactics for choosing correct answers. […]

Cracking the SAT, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The SAT is a critical exam for college applicants, and more than 2 million students take the test each year. In Cracking the SAT the experts at The Princeton Review provide the information and strategies you need to succeed on the math, verbal and […]

Practice Makes Perfect: Spanish Verb Tenses

Rating: (145 reviews) Author: Dorothy Richmond Publisher: McGraw-Hill Product Description This convenient worktext gives students a unique approach to learning, remembering, and reviewing how to use Spanish verbs correctly. The book provides a systematic presentation and review of Spanish verb forms and explains when and why a certain verb tense should be used. Practice Makes […]

Amazing Peace: A Christmas Poem

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Maya Angelou Publisher: Schwartz & Wade Product Description “ANGELS AND Mortals, Believers and Nonbelievers, look heavenward,” Maya Angelou writes, “and speak the word aloud. Peace.” Angelou’s moving poem is a radiant affirmation of the goodness of humanity. First read at the 2005 White House tree-lighting ceremony, it comes alive again as […]

The Perfect Christmas Gift (Gigi, God’s Little Princess)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Sheila Walsh Publisher: Thomas Nelson Product Description In The Perfect Christmas Gift, Sheila Walsh has penned a perfectly pink tale of a little princess whose Christmas expectations go a bit over-the-top. As Christmas nears, Gigi is just bursting with anticipation. And when her parents give her a hint about her big […]

Barron’s AP Music Theory with Audio Compact Discs

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Nancy Scoggin Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description This brand-new addition to Barron’s series of Advanced Placement test prep manuals presents a comprehensive review of music theory, followed by two full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained. These practice tests include both aural and non-aural sections. The four audio […]

The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges, 2010: Students on Campus Tell You What You Really Want to Know, 36th Edition

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Yale Daily News Staff Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Product Description The Straight-Talking Student’s Guide to the Best Colleges For more than thirty-five years, The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges has been the favorite resource of high school students across the country because it is the only comprehensive college reference written and […]

Cracking the SAT Math 1 & 2 Subject Tests, 2009-2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SAT Math Subject Tests is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about math—only the techniques and information you’ll need to maximize your score. In […]

Charles Dickens Four Complete Novels (Great Expectations, Hard Times, A Christmas Carol, A Tale of Two Cities)

Rating: (36 reviews) Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Gramercy Product Description Includes the major works by one of the greatest names in literature. Namely, Great Expectations, Hard Times, A Christmas Carol and A Tale of Two Cities. This Library of Literary Classics edition is bound in padded leather with luxurious gold-stamping on the front and spine, […]

A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Charles Dickens: Pictured by Arthur I. Keller – 1914 Reprint (2009)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: CreateSpace Product Description Vintage Collectors Edition of Charles Dickens’ most beloved Christmas Story on 150 pages, printed on high quality book paper. A great christmas gift. This is a beautiful 2009 reprint of the original classic edition from 1914, originally published by Publisher David Mkay in Philadelphia. Original […]

Christmas Songs Sing Alg (Golden Sing Along)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books