Swish Swoosh

Swish Swoosh


  • Author : Kelly Doudna
  • Publisher : ABDO Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2010-09-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781617870514


Swish Swoosh Book Description :

This entertaining and unique title features a two-part approach to learning about onomatopoeia„words that sound like what they describe. Photographs and simple sentences help to introduce unknown words for different sounds that animals make. Includes a short story for practice reading some of these words....

How to Write a Song

How to Write a Song


  • Author : Theophilius T Fretbuckler
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date :
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781447854760


How to Write a Song Book Description :

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The Adventures on Ken s Canal

The Adventures on Ken s Canal


  • Author : Lynne Burton
  • Publisher : Strategic Book Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-04-01
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781612045115


The Adventures on Ken s Canal Book Description :

Inspired by her children and a dream, Lynne Burton began writing children's books in 2008. One night I had a dream I was a children's author writing books about river boats. The following day I was watching TV and it was a programme about canals, so I decided to have a go at writing a book on barges, and it progressed from there. Burton's series of books are about characters living and working on a canal. The canal is called Ken's Canal and is named after her grandfather. All the characters in her books are named after family members and friends. Jamie is the head of the barges and he keeps everyone in line, especially George, who tends to be the cheeky/naughty one. Charlotte and Indee are considerate and caring, while baby Jacob is very young and in...

All Creatures Great and Small

All Creatures Great and Small


  • Author : James Herriot
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2012-05-17
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781447224211


All Creatures Great and Small Book Description :

The first collection of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small. This edition contains If Only They Could Talk and It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet. Fresh out of Glasgow Veterinary College, to the young James Herriot 1930s Yorkshire seems to offer an idyllic pocket of rural life in a rapidly changing world. But from his erratic new colleagues, brothers Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, to incomprehensible farmers, herds of semi-feral cattle, a pig called Nugent and an overweight Pekingese called Tricki Woo, James finds he is on a learning curve as steep as the hills around him. And when he meets Helen, the beautiful daughter of a local farmer, all the training and experience in the world can’t help him . . . Since ...

James Herriot s Dog Stories
Score: 4.5
From 10 Ratings

James Herriot s Dog Stories


  • Author : James Herriot
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2012-06-28
  • Genre: Pets
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781447230274


James Herriot s Dog Stories Book Description :

As a little boy, climbing through the lochs and mountains of Argyll with his Irish Setter Don, all James Herriot wanted to be was a ‘dog doctor’ so he could care for man’s best friend. In this classic collection of stories, we are introduced to some of the dogs who won a special place in the country vet’s heart – from Tricki Woo, the little Pekinese suffering from ‘flop-butt’ to Clancy the dog who nobody would go near and Gyp, the sheepdog who only ever barked once in his life. They’re joined by lovable dogs of all breeds, shapes and sizes, celebrating the limitless affection and loyalty of our closest companions. Filled with magical storytelling and from the treasured author of All Creatures Great and Small, James Herriot’s Dog Sto...

Grip

Grip


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1884
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : MINN:31951000734822K


Grip Book Description :

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Summer Beat
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Summer Beat


  • Author : Betsy Franco
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007-04-24
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416912378


Summer Beat Book Description :

Listening to the sounds of summer, such as the sizzle of a barbecue and the popping of fireworks, is a great delight to Emily and Joe as they stroll about their neighborhood on a hot summer day....

I Love You More
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

I Love You More


  • Author : Jennifer Murphy
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release Date : 2014-06-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780385538565


I Love You More Book Description :

One man, three wives, the perfect murder. A scintillating novel of betrayal and conspiracy. Picasso Lane is twelve years old when her father, Oliver, is murdered at their summer beach house. Her mother, Diana, is the primary suspect—until the police discover his second wife, and then his third. The women say they have never met—but Picasso knows otherwise. Picasso remembers the morning beautiful Jewels showed up at their house, carrying the same purse as her mother, and a family portrait featuring her father with two strange boys. Picasso remembers lifting the phone, listening to late night calls with Bert, a woman heavily pregnant with Oliver's fourth child. As the police circle and a detective named Kyle Kennedy becomes a regular fixture in the...

Ebony Sea

Ebony Sea


  • Author : Irene Smalls
  • Publisher : Borders Press
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Genre: Igbo (African people)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 068100679X


Ebony Sea Book Description :

A story based on accounts of an incident in South Carolina of Igbo resistance to slavery....