When a rich grandfather figure, strangely appears in the dark street, to rescue the young boy Jayden from homelessness, a life better than his dreams has come true. He is taken to a five star hotel - no, actually a school called The Sanctum, camouflaged in the mountains. The students build and operate high tech equipment, including surrogate robots all to fight against terrorism. Or are they?
If you like a book that suits
- Late Middle Grade/Early Young adult
- Action packed
- Spy Thriller/Sci-Fi with heart
- Humorous in parts
- Positive messages
- No Magic, Vampires, Zombies etc.
- ✓ A history of Egyptian mythology
- ✓ The Gods and Goddesses of the Ogdoad of Hermopholis
- ✓ The prominent gods and goddesses of Egypt
- ✓ The creation myth
- ✓ The sun god myth
- ✓ The myth of Osiris
- ✓ The Royal Child myth
- ✓ The journey of the sun myth
- ✓ The end of the universe myth
- ✓ And the minor gods and goddesses of Egypt!
DO YOU KNOW OF THE MYTH OF THESEUS AND THE MINOTAUR ?
- ✓ The history of Greek Mythology
- ✓ The Twelve Olympian Gods and Goddesses
- ✓ Pandora’s Box
- ✓ Orpheus and Eurydice
- ✓ The Trojan War
- ✓ Narcissus
- ✓ Daedalus and Icarus
- ✓ Theseus and the Minotaur
- ✓ Cassandra
- ✓ And much more!
Are you new to watercolor painting? Do you want to learn professional painting techniques? Do you want to improve your painting skills?
Within this book's pages you'll find the answers to these questions and more. Just some of the topics and questions covered include:
- Tools That Are Needed
- Painting Skies
- Painting in The Horizon and Trees
- Portrait Painting
- Still Life Painting
This book breaks training down into easy-to-understand modules. It starts from the very beginning of watercolor painting, so you can get great results - even as a beginner!
The quintessential story of the American frontier
Set during the French and Indian War, The Last of the Mohicans is the second installment in James Fenimore Cooper’s Leatherstocking Tales and one of the greatest action stories ever told.
When the Munro sisters and their traveling party are betrayed by Magua, a Huron guide, the skilled and courageous woodsman Natty Bumppo—better known as Hawkeye—and his Mohican comrades Chingachgook and Uncas come to their rescue. The thrilling adventures that ensue, from the siege of a British fort by French forces to the clever infiltration of a native village to the dramatic final showdown atop a rocky cliff, are an entertaining and sincere tribute to a way of life that was already vanishing from the American wilderness.
Begin your epic journey with Attu and his Clan in this first book of The Clan of the Ice Mountain series. Then follow up with Blooded Ground and the latest installment, Broken Rock Bay. When Attu begins dreaming of ice mounds attacking him and a beautiful girl calling to him across deadly open water, he realizes the spirits of the Nuvikuan-na are warning his clan. The Warming is coming. The ocean ice they have lived and hunted on for generations is melting, and they must flee to the safety of an unknown land before they all drown.
In this powerful tale of survival at the end of an Ice Age, the young hunter, Attu, must choose between saving his clan or saving Rika, the golden-eyed healer he is forbidden to love
Do you remember your first day of high school? Readers of all ages can relate to Terry Rogers.
This action-packed cartoon/comic book tackles several social issues of bullying, peer pressure, making friends, school life, and problems facing students. This book will make you laugh, cry, and everything in between! This is a beautifully illustrated cartoon book for kids of all ages with 20+ full color illustrations.
What do you do when you only know one person in school?
What do I do to fit in? What do I say? How do I act? How do I make friends!?
There is a bit of Terry Rogers in all of us. We've all been in these social situations. He's just an average kid that is facing the unknown experiences of high school! He's nervous around girls. He's awkward and timid. Nonetheless, Terry is a like-able character that you will fall in love with.
A picture book for children.
Maharajah Kanpakad Singh was keeping a big secret, which was neatly folded and tucked inside his huge custom made crown. The secret was revealed in an unusual way on his very special day.
The story is based on an Indian folktale.
This book is written for Lower Middle Grade, Ages 7-10* Andy the spider is not good at weaving strong webs, so he often depends on his sister, Emily, who spins great webs for food. When Emily is kidnapped by Harry, a mean owl who is feared by everyone in the forest, Andy must summon all his bravery to rescue his sister. However, it turns out Emily is not the only creature in danger from Harry. In a continually-twisting plot, Andy enlists the help of new friends, including squirrels, owls, caterpillars and even humans, all of whom must join forces to bring Harry’s bullying to an end.
This book consists of ten magical, instructive, and informative stories. It tells your child about friendship, kindness, and responsibility, and about the importance of being a good person, including the use of the words ‘thank you’ and ‘please’. The author of the book, Nelly Deinford, is a teacher with great experience. She knows about and loves children; that is why each page of the book is enriched with love and tenderness.
This informative kids book includes well chosen words & great pictures to help children learn more about one of america's most beloved presidents, John F. Kennedy.
Aside from the interesting facts and images Mr Smith presents in his JFK for Kids Book, he also covers some interesting facts and insights about John F. Kennedy's background, becoming the 35th president of the United States, the challenges he faced during his presidency,the Kennedy family, his assassination, and much more.
Java is a very powerful, yet easy to learn language. It’s absolutely FREE and it’s EVERYWHERE - on your phone, on your computer, and on many other devices all around you every day, and in “Java Programming for Kids: Learn Java Step By Step and Build Your Own Interactive Calculator for Fun!” bestselling author R. Chandler Thompson will start you on your path as a Java programmer!
The Dancing Owl is a charming story about an owl named Charlie who loves to dance. Unfortunately, his dancing shakes the tree, wakes up the owl chicks, and bothers his neighbors. Charlie sets out to find a better place to dance only to see he’s created a new problem. Find out how Charlie solves his dancing dilemmas!
For millenniums of years ancient Egypt was ruled by royal families. We have got information on the pharaohs and queens from these great dynasties because of their brilliant tombs and the public monuments raised in their honor and the wonderful work they have done to change their world in their time. Egypt's first ruler was King Narmer, who united the country in about 3,100 B.C. Later pharaohs such as Zoser and Khufu are remembered for the great pyramids they had built as their tombs.
Amazing facts, stunning photos plus videos telling the story of our journey into space.
Space exploration for kids - a fun and fascinating way for young readers to discover more about our space exploration history.
This space book for kids mixes facts and stunning photos showing our mission into space, onto the Moon, to Mars and beyond.
Fascinating Facts Include...
- The first animals sent into space were fruit flies in 1947.
- The first cat to be launched into space was Felicette, from France. The original launch cat was called Felix, and was due to be fired off in 1963, but he escaped – lucky him!
- The oldest person to fly into space was John Glenn, who was an incredible seventy-seven when he boarded the STS-95 space shuttle in 1998.
- The International Space Station (ISS) is the largest spacecraft currently in orbit and is roughly the size of a football field.
- In 2012, the Voyager-1 spacecraft became the first manmade object to leave the Solar System.
Mickey the Martian is a very adventurous alien. He wants to explore the universe, but his mother does not think it's a good idea. Against her wishes, he steals a space ship and you'll never guess what happens next!
This book is especially great for traveling, waiting rooms, and read aloud at home.
- Fun games and puzzles included
- Excellent for beginning and early readers
- Cute short stories that are great for a quick bedtime story
- Funny and hilarious jokes & illustrations for kids
- FREE coloring book downloads included
The picture book ‘Maggie Mouse Can’t Sleep’ is a sweet rhyming short story about a young girl mouse that can’t fall asleep because she is afraid of monsters. ‘Momma’ tries every trick in the book to help Maggie get some rest, but nothing works… until she remembers just the thing that does the trick.
Children’s active imagination can really turn trivial things, such as shadows or noises, into very scary events. ‘Maggie Mouse Can’t Sleep’ will help address those worries in a fun-entertaining short picture book.
The picture book 'Maggie Mouse Gets Lost' is a sweet rhyming short story about a young girl mouse that gets lost in the prairie. Maggie Mouse sets a great example to young kids as she remembers the safety lesson ‘Momma’ taught her about what to do when she is lost.
Although most of our kids won't get lost in a prairie, the possibility they may one day find themselves lost in a modern-day urban jungle such as a mall or an amusement park is quite high. To lower the risk and the traumatic effect of these events it is important to have an action plan ahead of time. This book teaches just that! What to do in case your kids feel lost.
An Epic Journey Upon the High Seas!
Over a year has passed since Jim Morgan outwitted the King of Thieves and escaped from London with his friends, Lacey and the Brothers Ratt. Now, at long last, Jim is ready to return home to Morgan Manor.
But a dark vision haunts Jim’s dreams – a Crimson Storm with the face of a black skull. Worse still, his father’s old enemies, Count Cromier and his son, Bartholomew, are far from finished with Jim.
On the run again, Jim must face terrors beyond imagination – pirate battles, hidden islands, sorcerers, and sea monsters. New foes and magic forces will tempt and test Jim. For there are terrible secrets he has yet to learn, secrets about his father, the Treasure of the Ocean, and his own incredible destiny...
There is more at stake than Jim ever dared dream, and should he fail, consequences far deadlier than he ever thought possible...
How to Draw People is a great resource to teach children to understand the basics of drawing the human form.
Since drawing is often the first effective way for children to communicate with the outside world, having this resource available will help your child express needs, wants, and emotions more efficiently.
Did you know that every 60 seconds another prince is turned into a frog? The Prince of Capitol City was in danger of becoming just another statistic when young Tom discovered him croaking on his bedroom windowsill. Now, with a little help from a cranky old dwarf, an overly optimistic dragon, and a wise-cracking library book, Tom must restore His Majesty to mammal-hood, and that’s not as easy as it sounds.
The Frog Who Would Be Prince is a 60,000 word novel designed for middle readers with an interest in humorous fantasy adventure, but its quirky, off-beat humor will inspire a laugh from readers of all ages.