Tag Archives: Poetry

I Am Number Four

Author: Pittacus Lore Publisher: Harper Collins, Inc. Product Description Nine of us came here. We look like you. We talk like you. We live among you. But we are not you. We can do things you dream of doing. We have powers you dream of having. We are stronger and faster than anything you have […]

Torn (Trylle Trilogy, Book 2)

Author: Amanda Hocking Publisher: Product Description Torn – the second book of the Trylle Trilogy… Wendy thought she finally understood who she was and what she wanted, but everything changes when the rival Vittra come after her. She’s caught between two worlds, torn between love and duty, and she must decide what life she is […]

Pretties

Author: Scott Westerfeld Publisher: Simon Pulse Product Description Gorgeous. Popular. Perfect. Perfectly wrong. Tally has finally become pretty. Now her looks are beyond perfect, her clothes are awesome, her boyfriend is totally hot, and she’s completely popular. It’s everything she’s ever wanted. But beneath all the fun — the nonstop parties, the high-tech luxury, the […]

Glimpse (Zellie Wells Book 1)

Author: Stacey Wallace Benefiel Publisher: Stacey Wallace Benefiel Product Description Zellie Wells has a devastating crush on Avery Adams, the son of her mom’s high school sweetheart. At her sixteenth birthday party, held in the basement of her dad’s church, she finally finds the courage to talk to him. Turns out, the devastating crush is […]

Nightshade: Book 1

Author: Andrea Cremer Publisher: PHILOMEL Product Description Calla Tor has always known her destiny: After graduating from the Mountain School, she’ll be the mate of sexy alpha wolf Ren Laroche and fight with him, side by side, ruling their pack and guarding sacred sites for the Keepers. But when she violates her masters’ laws by […]

Broken Wings (Starfire Angels: Dark Angel Chronicles Book 2)

Author: Melanie Nilles Publisher: Prairie Star Publishing Product Description One Shirukan, an elite soldier of the Shirat Empire, came to Earth for Raea’s Starfire shard and failed. Aware of the possibility of another attack, Raea trains to use the shard’s power to protect it while preparing to graduate from high school. But she discovers that […]

Spot: Night-Night, Spot

Author: Eric Hill Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description Spot never looks forward to bedtime. He’d much rather stay up late and play with his toys instead! Will Spot ever be sleepy enough to go to bed?

The Animals’ Christmas

Author: Cheryl Peterson Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

A Christmas Guest (First Ave Edns)

Author: David LaRochelle Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group Product Description A young child and his mother help an old woman seeking a bit of warmth on Christmas Eve, only to find out later that she was a very special guest.

A Wizard of Earthsea (The Earthsea Cycle, Book 1)

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin Publisher: Bantam Product Description A boy grows to manhood while attempting to subdue the evil he unleashed on the world as an apprentice to the Master Wizard. Amazon.com Review Often compared to Tolkien’s Middle-earth or Lewis’s Narnia, Ursula K. Le Guin’s Earthsea is a stunning fantasy world that grabs quickly […]

Olivia

Author: Ian Falconer Publisher: Atheneum Product Description Have fun with Olivia… dressing up singing songs building sand castles napping (maybe) dancing painting on walls and — whew! — going to sleep at last. Amazon.com Review Olivia would be Eloise, if Eloise were a pig. She is good at singing 40 very loud songs and is […]

B Is for Bulldozer: A Construction ABC

Author: June Sobel Publisher: Sandpiper Product Description Get ready for a ride through the alphabet at a busy construction site. There’s a big yellow Bulldozer, a tall shiny Crane, a rusty red Dump truck–and the construction crew is hard at work. But what are they building?

Silver Berries and Christmas Magic

Author: Urslan Judith Gaffington Publisher: Access Publishers Network

The 12 Days of Christmas

Author: Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Product Description Brilliant, cut-paper artwork and characters bring life to a classic holiday song in which twelve extravagant gifts, from a mischievous partridge in a pear tree to twelve companionable drummers, are given to a man’s sweetheart.

Funny Hunny Christmas (Pictureback(R))

Author: RH Disney Publisher: RH/Disney Product Description “Think, think, think!” Pooh does not know what to give his friends for Christmas. Will pots of honey do? Find out in this festive, full-color storybook.

My Little Library of Christmas Classics: The Night Before Christmas; The Nutcracker; Christmas Carols; The Fir Tree

Author: Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Read-Aloud Rhymes for the Very Young

Author: Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description First published in 1986 and just as fresh and relevant today, this widely acclaimed, child-friendly poetry anthology is now being reissued with a striking new jacket. In his introduction to this book Jim Trelease, bestselling author of The Read-Aloud Handbook, writes, “No one better recognizes the […]

Forever Neverland

Author: Heather Killough-Walden Publisher: Product Description It has been five years since Wendy Darling and her brothers returned home after a harrowing ordeal in which they’d “gone missing” for several days and nights. To Wendy, they returned by fairy magic, fresh from the fight with Captain Hook, a little mussed up but none the worse […]

Safe Landing

Author: Tess Oliver Publisher: Product Description Still trying to cope with her parent’s divorce, seventeen-year-old Brazil Parkin finds her world slipping even further from its once blissful orbit. She blames her mom for the rotten turn her life has taken. Leaving behind her friends, her horse, and a father she adores, Brazil moves with her […]

Blood of Gold (Seeker Series)

Author: B. V. Larson Publisher: Product Description Her young man stepped out of nowhere onto a mountaintop… Her high school counselor came from Hell. Literally… Haley learns she has a unique gift. She normally lives her life escaping notice, but now two gorgeous strangers are interested in her. Very interested. Seth is the best-looking young […]

There Was No Snow On Christmas Eve

Author: Pamela Munoz Ryan Publisher: Hyperion Book CH Product Description There was no snow on Christmas Eve. Instead, a desert zephyr blew And palm fronds sang a rustling tune To welcome the awaited birth. There was no snow, no fireplace, no need for woolen caps and gloves on that very first Christmas. Instead there was […]

A Christmas Story

Author: Brian Wildsmith Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description Rebecca, a young girl living in Nazareth accompanies a small donkey searching for its mother to a stable in Bethlehem where they both witness a special event.

Sweet Little Lies: An L.A. Candy Novel

Author: Lauren Conrad Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description How Sweet it is? Jane Roberts was the average girl next door until she and her best friend, Scarlett Harp, landed their own reality show, L.A. Candy. Now the girls have an all-access pass to Hollywood’s hottest everything. But there’s more to life on camera than just […]

A Christmas Story

Author: Brian Wildsmith Publisher: Oxford University Press Product Description An original account of the events of Christmas, as seen through the eyes of a small child. Rebecca and her little donkey go in search of the donkey’s mother, which Mary and Joseph have taken with them to Bethlehem. By the author of “Carousel”.

The Texas Night Before Christmas (Night Before Christmas (Sweetwater))

Author: E. J. Sullivan Publisher: Sweetwater Press Product Description Twas the night before Christmas, and all through El Paso to Houston, Texas is ready for the holidays. From Abilene to Padre Island, the state slumbers on Christmas Eve. There isnt even a cowboy with his boots on! All is quietexcept for one young boy and […]

Unplug the Christmas machine: How to have the Christmas you’ve always wanted

Author: Jo Robinson Publisher: Quill

Pokemon Tales, Volume 8: Dragonite’s Christmas (Pokémon Tales)

Author: Akihito Toda Publisher: VIZ Media LLC Product Description Dragonite is very intelligent – a good thing when Santa needs help tracking down his lost reindeer. But Dragonite has a secret, too.

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens: Mcdougal Littell Literature Connections (HRW Library (Holt))

Author: Publisher: Holt McDougal Product Description A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future.

Bearers of the Black Staff: Legends of Shannara

Author: Terry Brooks Publisher: Del Rey Product Description For more than three decades, New York Times bestselling author Terry Brooks has ruled the epic fantasy realm with his legendary Shannara series. With each new novel the mythos has deepened, ever more fascinating characters have arisen, and increasingly breathtaking vistas of magical adventure have emerged. Now […]

Dora’s Storytime Collection (Dora the Explorer)

Author: Various Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Product Description Dora and her best friend, Boots, go on more adventures than you can count. Now Dora fans can enjoy many of their favorite Dora stories all in one book! This best-selling collection includes: Dora’s Backpack Little Star Happy Birthday, Mami! Meet Diego! Dora Saves the Prince Dora’s Treasure […]

The Tale of Aang (Avatar, The Last Airbender: The Earth Kingdom Chronicles)

Author: Michael Teitelbaum Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Product Description I’m Aang — and this is the tale of my journey through the Earth Kingdom. I traveled there with my friends Katara and Sokka to find an Earthbending teacher. I’m not sure why, but we ran into trouble almost everywhere we went. We got chased by Prince […]

Xenocide: Volume Three of the Ender Quartet

Author: Orson Scott Card Publisher: Tor Books Product Description The war for survival of the planet Lusitania will be fought in the hearts of a child named Gloriously Bright. On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequininos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different intelligent species could find […]

Starfire Angels (Starfire Angels: Dark Angel Chronicles Book 1)

Author: Melanie Nilles Publisher: Prairie Star Publishing Product Description 2011 EPIC Ebook Award Finalist They’ve been coming here for thousands of years, using Earth as a sanctuary to escape threats from their own kind. Mankind knows them as angels, and one of them left a child upon her death to be raised as a human. […]

Goodnight Opus

Author: Berkeley Breathed Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Opus loves listening to Grandma read his favorite bedtime story, but, one night, Opus decides to finish the story his own way, departing from the text in an exciting quest for adventure. Reprint. H.

Wolf Christmas

Author: Daniel Manus Pinkwater Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Corporation Product Description Wolf Christmas is a Marshall Cavendish publication.

The Story of Christmas for Children

Author: Beverly Rae Wiersum Publisher: Ideals Childrens Books Product Description Simply told story of Jesus’ birth accompanied by soft lovely illustrations

Christmas Wreath: Holiday Book

Author: James Hoffman Publisher: School Zone Publishing Company Product Description The magical story of a hungry polar bear and a miraculous Christmas wreath.

Ghost Town: The Morganville Vampires

Author: Rachel Caine Publisher: NAL Product Description Get ready for “non-stop vampire action” (Darque Reviews) in the latest Morganville Vampire novel from New York Times bestselling author Rachel Caine. While developing a new system to maintain Morganville’s defenses, student Claire Danvers discovers a way to amplify vampire mental powers. Through this, she’s able to re-establish […]

Eloise’s Summer Vacation (Ready-to-Read. Level 1)

Author: Kay Thompson Publisher: Aladdin Product Description Eloise, Weenie, and Nanny are going on a road trip across the country for vacation!

The Fashion Disaster That Changed My Life

Author: Lauren Myracle Publisher: Puffin Product Description “Out of all the people in the world, why do I have to be the freak who went to school on the very first day of the year with a pair of PANTIES stuck by static cling to the leg of my pants?!!!” Seventh grade was supposed to […]

Junie B. Jones and a Little Monkey Business (Junie B. Jones, No. 2)

Author: Barbara Park Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description Illus. in black-and-white by Denise Brunkus. Trouble crops up because of an unusual misunderstanding–Junie B. starts to think that her newborn brother is really a baby monkey! “Chapter book readers will be laughing at Junie’s antics as well as her way with words.”–Booklist.

A Frog in the Bog

Author: Karma Wilson Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Product Description There’s a frog on the log in the middle of the bog. A small, green frog on a half-sunk log in the middle of the bog…. Amazon.com Review You may already know an old lady who swallowed a fly, but you’re about to meet her chief […]

I’m Sorry! (Blue’s Clues)

Author: Justin Chanda Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Product Description Green Puppy accidentally breaks Magenta’s favorite crayon and feels so bad that she doesn’t tell her. That makes Green Puppy feel really bad! With the help of Blue and her other friends, Green Puppy figures out the best way to say “I’m sorry” to her friend.

Mrs. Wishy-Washy’s Christmas

Author: Joy Cowley Publisher: Philomel Product Description It’s Christmas, and that means Mrs.Wishy-Washy wants her animals as clean as shiny new tacks. In fact, if they don’t scrub themselves from foot to head before she returns from shopping, they won’t get their presents! But it’s sooo cold in the big red barn. Duck knows a […]

Nicholas Nickleby

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Public Domain Books Product Description This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

The True Story of Christmas (Christams Classics)

Author: Nelle Navillus Publisher: Sweetwater Press Product Description A simple retelling of the Nativity story, describing the birth of Jesus, the special visitors who came to honor him, and the celebration of the event as Christmas.

A Child’s Christmas At St. Nicholas Circle

Author: Douglas K. McKelvey Publisher: Thomas Nelson Product Description A Child’s Christmas at St. Nicholas Circle is a fictional story based on one of the Thomas Kinkade’s most popular holiday painting, St. Nicholas Circle. Young children and families will delight as the painting comes to life and they are immersed in the colors and lights […]

The Dolls’ Christmas

Author: Tasha Tudor Publisher: Henry Z. Walck Product Description Christmas is a special time at Pumpkin House, where two dolls named Sethany Ann and Nicey Melinda live. Every Christmas they invite their friends to join them for an elegant dinner party and a marionette show. The dolls have fun getting ready for their party: they […]

Max Lucado’s Christmas Collection (3 Books plus Ornament)

Author: Max Lucado Publisher: Thomas Nelson Product Description A lamb with a crippled leg, a young carpenter with an unusual gift, and an angel with a heavenly song. This special boxed set contains these classic Christmas stories in a special miniature size and a beautifully crafted ornament inspired by The Crippled Lamb. The Crippled Lamb: […]

Edge

Author: Jeffery Deaver Publisher: Simon & Schuster Product Description Behind the well-known U.S. security organizations— the FBI and CIA among them—lies a heavily guarded, anonymous government agency dedicated to intelligence surveillance and to a highly specialized brand of citizen protection. Shock waves of alarm ripple through the clandestine agency when Washington, D.C., police detective Ryan […]