Age Level: 11 - 18 | Grade Level: 6 - 12
Thirteen-year-old Kay Telfair believes her life is over when she moves with her family a thousand miles to their new home near the Delaware River in New Jersey. But her life takes an unexpected turn when she meets Anna and discovers a two-centuries-old letter—a letter that could change American history. Before she unravels the letter’s mystery, Kay stumbles headlong into an adventure—confronting fears she’d never experienced, stretching the limits of her friendship with Anna, and forcing a test of Kay’s physical strength that could save her own life.
"Finally! A return to the classic summer vacation page turner. Kay is a modern day Nancy Drew."
Age Level: 9 - 18 | Grade Level: 4 - 12
Elf Hills is a new fairy tale set in the Coastal range of Northern California appropriate for readers of all ages (read myself, 9 and up).
Linda Peters has always run for the love of it, for the desire to be fast. Now she runs because there might be something special at the end of the trail. Something with wings, a smile and a touch of magic. But every time she puts on her running shoes and heads into the hills, a new obstacle--of mundane and extraordinary varieties--stops her. Can she find what she feels in her heart lies at the end of the trail--before her life turns hectic with school and the demands of growing up? And will her cousin, Nugu, set aside his books and really see the things roaming the Elf Hills?
In this animal story, we get to know Kojo the sea dragon who lives in the Zakari River where he is surrounded by family and friends who love and care for him. Kojo's Mom has warned him not to go to the south side of the river as it's too deep and he could get lost there.
One day, Kojo is playing a game of hide and seek with his best friend, Kofi the sea turtle. Kojo in a bid to find the perfect hiding place, strays to the south side where an unseen force tries to draw him into a dark hole. Will Kojo escape this force or will his family and friends rescue him?
Age Level: 3 - 8 | Grade Level: P - K * Includes FREE Audio Book *
Tommy is a seven year old teddy bear that lives with his mum, dad and younger sister, Jenny, who is four. He enjoys playing in the garden, going to the zoo and exploring new places. In his recent birthday party, Tommy was given a telescope as a present. Tommy was so busy having fun in the party that he forgot about the telescope until a few days ago when his sister, Jenny, reminded him.
Tommy has started to use the telescope every night before he goes to bed. When night time comes, Tommy takes his telescope out and looks up at the moon and the stars in the sky. He often dreams about what it would be like to visit the planets where other teddy bears live.
Hummingbirds are among the smallest birds in the world but they make up for their small size with unique talents and fearless flying. Learn all about hummingbirds, what they eat, how big they are, what makes them so unique among birds. Hummingbird: A Bird Book for Kids is illustrated with full color photos that lets you see these small, beautiful birds up close and in action.
This book aims to provide parents and teachers a good resource to start when considering homeschooling. It outlines the benefits and downsides of homeschooling and it can be helpful for anyone who wants to learn the whole process of homeschooling from early childhood years through tertiary level. In addition to sample homeschooling curriculum, this book laid out essential learning processes and teaching methods that parents and teachers need to practice and observe when homeschooling.
Montessori Inspired Activities for Pre-Schoolers is perfect for you if you are you interested in Montessori but you can’t send you child to a Montessori pre-school or do you love Montessori but can’t afford to buy all the equipment, or maybe you want to suppliment your child’s Montessori education?
Or you don’t give a hoot about Montessori, and you are looking for activities for toddlers to keep your child quiet and busy so you can get your jobs done!
Then this book is perfect for you, many of these activities are used in the Montessori classroom but don’t use any specific Montessori toys or equipment which means you can set them up at home, at very little cost.
This book focuses on parenting and the benefit it offers to the world and its future generation. It deals with how parents can assist their children set goals, besides accomplishing them, by providing a fertile ground which encourages them to be better persons.
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn...
- Why Parents Need To Assist Their Offspring Reach Their Dreams
- Goal Setting & Parenting Tips for Preschoolers
- Goal Setting & Parenting Tips for Teenagers
- Goal Setting & Parenting Tips for Adult Children
- Much, much more!
Many people think that Japanese is one of the toughest languages to learn and this is primarily due to the fact that they are unfamiliar with the language, texts and letters. Japanese is actually one of the easiest languages anyone can know. Do not allow this language or your unfamiliarity with it to intimidate or scare you away.
In Learning To Speak Japanese in 10 Days or Less!, you will learn:
- The difference between an alphabet and characters/character sets
- Pronunciations and particles
- Basic speech styles and politeness in the Japanese language
- Differences between formal (or polite) usage and the informal (more familiar) styles of speech
- Proper use of particles to connect verbs, nouns, and adjectives
- The three types of verbs in Japanese
- Two types of adjectives in Japanese
Learn useful Spanish phrases with funny and entertaining cartoons.
Each cartoon makes the phrase memorable.
Learning new Spanish phrases has never been so much fun!
Are you a complete beginner in learning Spanish? Then this book is designed for you.
It covers the very basics of the Spanish language in simple, easy-to-understand terms, providing you with a sound and solid grounding, on which you can then build.
- Definite and Indefinite Articles
- Cardinal Numbers
- Rules of Stress
- Personal Pronouns
- Present Tense of Regular Verbs
- Common, Everyday Words and Verbs