Download Police Officer (My Early Library: My Friendly Neighborhood) by Samantha Bell,Jeff Bane PDF

By Samantha Bell,Jeff Bane

every one booklet within the My pleasant local sequence is written for the earliest readers and devoted to describing an area employee. This e-book reviews the obligations of law enforcement officials. uncomplicated sentence constitution and be aware utilization aid young children increase note acceptance and analyzing abilities. contains a thesaurus and index.

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Download Beyond the Moongate by Elizabeth Quan PDF

By Elizabeth Quan

MOONGATES DOTTED THE panorama OF previous CHINA. historic chinese language architects had sculpted stone piled on sculpted stone to shape around doors, with the religious symbolism of the total moon. To step via the sort of doors was once to step right into a global of peace and happiness....

And so it was once within the Twenties that the Lee King family members - father, mom, and 6 little ones, elderly ten months to seven years - traveled from their domestic in Canada, around the Pacific Ocean, to inland China. There, that they had the chance to step past the moongate right into a land now not but touched via glossy conflict or political unrest.

The tale of the moongate, tells of the 2 "golden" years the relatives spent with Grandmother in a distant village within the south, which hadn't replaced for hundreds of years.

Step within and dwell the lengthy lazy days of a China ceaselessly long past. The moongate beckons....

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download Clara: The (Mostly) True Story of the Rhinoceros who Dazzled by Emily Arnold McCully PDF

By Emily Arnold McCully

This interesting, informative, and touching photograph booklet by way of a Caldecott Medalist is predicated at the actual tale of an eighteenth-century rhino who toured Europe and commenced a sensation! Clara is a e-book guaranteed to fascinate younger animal enthusiasts, historical past buffs within the making, and children drawn to geography, as they stick with a rhinoceros on her trip throughout Europe.
 
In unique illustrations, McCully indicates Clara being brought to Louis XV of France, Frederick the good of Germany, and others prepared to pay for an opportunity to stroke her tender lip. Her proprietor, a Dutch sea captain, retains Clara fed (she eats a hundred kilos of hay and 30 loaves of bread a day!) and watered (she beverages 14 buckets of water and beer) and takes loving care of her till her loss of life 17 years later.

Winner of the nationwide Parenting Product Award

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Download Australia to Z by Armin Greder PDF

By Armin Greder

Australia to Z - an alphabet ebook, yet now not one for the younger and instructing them their letters. as a substitute Armin Greder has solid his severe eye on us and our symbols.' Libby Gleeson

'Disquieting and effective - a gloves off" account of Australian nationhood, and the way we, as a tradition, may seem to these from different cultures. it is a profoundly major paintings to be able to - like Greder's The Island and The City - galvanize, disturb and problem the reader's conception of what it skill to be Australian, and what it skill to be an international citizen.' Dr Robyn Sheahan-Bright

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Download Trombone Shorty by Troy Andrews,Bryan Collier PDF

By Troy Andrews,Bryan Collier

Hailing from the Tremé local in New Orleans, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews obtained his nickname via wielding a trombone two times so long as he was once excessive. A prodigy, he used to be top his personal band by way of age six, and this day this Grammy-nominated artist headlines the mythical New Orleans Jazz Fest.
besides esteemed illustrator Bryan Collier, Andrews has created a full of life photograph publication autobiography approximately how he his dream of turning into a musician, regardless of the percentages, until eventually he reached overseas stardom. Trombone Shorty is a party of the wealthy cultural historical past of recent Orleans and the facility of music.

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Download B is for Bagpipes: A Scotland Alphabet (Discover the World) by Eve Begley Kiehm,Alexa Rutherford PDF

By Eve Begley Kiehm,Alexa Rutherford

What kingdom is made of ninety five islands, invented the sport of golfing, and raised a warrior valuable of the identify "Braveheart"? Welcome to Scotland! In B is for Bagpipes: A Scotland Alphabet, Scottish local Eve Begley Kiehm provides an A-Z travel of the rustic that could be small in measurement yet a massive in heritage and wealthy in culture. Kick up your heels at a Highland dance, stopover at the statue of Greyfriar's Bobby as he stands safeguard close to his master's grave, and at last dig right into a dish of haggis with an aspect assisting of "tatties and neeps." From the splendors of capital urban Edinburgh to the tales of Robert Louis Stevenson to the gloomy waters of Loch Ness and its lonely "Nessie," the treasures of Scotland are published. colourful paintings captures the proud spirit of its panorama and culture.Eve Begley Kiehm used to be born in Bridge of Allan, Scotland. She has a master's measure in Scottish background and Literature from Glasgow collage and an early formative years schooling certification from the collage of Toronto. Her books approximately Scotland contain a YA old event novel. Eve lives within the San Diego sector. Alexa Rutherford lives in Edinburgh, Scotland. She has illustrated many books for united kingdom publishers and a handful people publishers, in addition to US kid's magazines.

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Download Extremists: Gadflies of American Society (Jules Archer by Jules Archer,Kathleen Krull PDF

By Jules Archer,Kathleen Krull

“Extremism has a tendency to flourish in instances of crisis,” writes Jules Archer. It is available in all styles and sizes and attaches itself to numerous explanations. you'll find extremism before everything with the founding fathers, extremists within the eyes of the British executive and you'll most probably locate it at the present time. Jules Archer chronicles a background of extremists resembling:

  • Puritans,

  • Suffragettes,

  • The Klu Klux Klan,

  • and Prohibitionists.

  • With classic cartoons and prints to extra clarify the topic, Jules Archer stories the interesting heritage of protests in the USA.

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