Month: August 2016

Beezus and Ramona

By Beverly Cleary

Having a bit sister like four-year-old Ramona is not effortless for Beezus Quimby. With a wild mind's eye, forget for order, and an urge for food for chaos, Ramona makes it demanding for Beezus to be the liable older sister she understands she should be…especially while Ramona threatens to wreck Beezus's celebration. Newbery Medal winner Beverly Cleary provides a funny story of the ups and downs of sisterhood. either the more youthful and older siblings of the relations will get pleasure from this e-book.

Supports the typical center kingdom Standards

Show description

Tacky Goes to Camp (Tacky the Penguin)

By Helen Lester

Tacky and his fellow penguins are off to summer season camp in great Icy Land to get pleasure from themselves whereas Rock Hopping, Line Dancing, and enjoying catch the Ice dice. One evening, they assemble round the campfire to sing, consume s’mores, and inform frightening tales. yet after going to mattress, anything immediately out of 1 in their frightening tales can pay the napping penguins a trip. Goodly, wonderful, Angel, well, and excellent imagine they need to high-tail it out of there, however it is Tacky—with a few unforeseen heroics—who saves the day.

Includes lyrics to the respectable Camp Whoopihaha song!

Show description

The Incredible Journey

By Sheila Burnford

Intuition instructed them that the best way domestic lay to the west. And so the doughty younger Labrador retriever, the roguish bull terrier and the indomitable Siamese set out in the course of the Canadian barren region. individually, they might quickly have died. yet, jointly, the 3 apartment pets confronted hunger, publicity, and wild wooded area animals to make their approach domestic to the relatives they love. The really good Journey is among the nice kid's tales of all time--and has been well known ever when you consider that its debut in 1961.

Show description

First Term at Malory Towers (Rewards)

By Enid Blyton

This faculty tale through Enid Blyton is determined in a ladies' tuition, Malory Towers. the recent ladies are arriving for his or her first time period there, and are packed with apprehension. what is going to lifestyles be like during this new atmosphere? the thrill and sorrows of college existence are portrayed right here simply.

Show description

Secrets of the Swamp

Three brothers are meant to visit a mangrove swamp to take photographs of horseshoe crabs for a college undertaking, yet they honestly simply are looking to have a few enjoyable. They prove having greater than simply enjoyable – they've got the journey of a lifetime.

In this funny story choked with twists and turns, Alfie, Pacey and Luke observe many mysterious secrets and techniques of the swamp: up-close encounters with natural world tremendous and small, a spooky condominium and an underground staircase, plastic birds in a destiny global – and an odd little guy with an creative plan…

Contains additional interactive content material, together with a unfastened pull-out map, a word-puzzle and a scavenger quiz!

Published in partnership with Singapore’s nationwide Parks Board (NParks), secrets and techniques of the Swamp is a rollicking youngsters’ event tale that emphasises the significance of encouraging children’s relationships with nature, and our shared accountability in nurturing the usual atmosphere round us.

Show description

The Magic Escapes (The Secrets of Droon: Special Edition #1)

By Tony Abbott

The magic of Droon explodes with the first-ever unique variation! An superior attention-grabbing package deal with foil and a unique sticky label bind-in make this publication impossible to resist for DROON fans!

Magic is at the move... into the true global. As Eric and his pals enterprise past the jeweled door and down the darkish stairway, they input a complete new bankruptcy of their Droon adventures. They input the "Upper international" -- our global. during this fascinating targeted variation, for the 1st time ever, the mystical global of Droon is increasing into the genuine international. Wizards, goblins, and all types of magical mischief are in shop -- and this time, it isn't only a ask yourself of Droon. it is a fact.

Show description

King Cecil the Sea Horse (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat) (Little Golden Book)

By Tish Rabe

   When Sally and Nick have to know about babysitting, the Cat within the Hat takes them to fulfill a professional: King Cecil the ocean Horse! that is simply because by way of having infants, sea horses supply delivery in a really specific means. The mother sea horse places her eggs right into a pouch at the dad, and he includes them there till the infants hatch (in his pouch) and swim out! excellent for summer time studying, nights with the babysitter, Father's Day--any day, really--this Little Golden e-book in line with an episode of the PBS children tv exhibit The Cat within the Hat is aware much approximately That! will preserve children guffawing, train them a few very certain animal, or even motivate conversations approximately gender roles!

Show description

The Election Day Disaster (Capital Mysteries, Book 10)

By Ron Roy

THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION is lower than per week away, yet KC and Marshall have extra very important issues on their minds—their Halloween occasion on the White residence! The morning after the dress occasion, although, KC and Marshall get up to a trick, no longer a deal with. an individual has published destructive images of the president on the web, photographs that have been digitally doctored! Will they spoil President Thornton’s possibilities for a moment time period? Or can KC and Marshall rescue the election?

Show description

Stallion by Starlight (Magic Tree House (R) Merlin Mission)

By Mary Pope Osborne

The New York Times bestselling Magic Tree House® sequence has a brand-new paperback, with stickers included!
carry your horses! Mary Pope Osborne completely blends myth, experience, and background during this paperback variation of the bestselling Magic Tree condo® bankruptcy e-book. Time-traveling brother-and-sister staff Jack and Annie needs to locate 4 secrets and techniques of greatness for Merlin the magician. to begin, they shuttle again in time to satisfy Alexander the nice. He should still be aware of all approximately greatness, correct? yet younger Alexander is bossy, useless, and never nice in any respect! How can they study from him? It’s going to take a wild black stallion, magic from Merlin, and many bravery to be triumphant. Are Jack and Annie shrewdpermanent and ambitious sufficient to accomplish their project?
Have extra enjoyable with Jack and Annie at the Magic Tree residence® web site at

Show description