When cruel Prince Dorian's grain collector leaves the village of Mottle with so little grain that they face starvation over the coming winter, only thirteen year old Keth is prepared to do anything about it. His attempt to steal back the grain goes wrong, and he only escapes capture by joining a band of traveling players, as their apprentice fool.
The troupe is journeying towards the capital where rebels are plotting to overthrow Prince Dorian. As Keth works to develop his natural talent as a fool, he discovers he has an unwanted gift; he can see the terrifying wraiths that haunt the wounded land. Can Keth keep his audience laughing long enough to join the rebels and bring down the prince, or will the sinister wraiths get to him first?
Apprentice Fool is Book One in the Nobody's Fool Quartet, a tale of comedy and adventure.
A horse of her own would be awesome. But Kate figures that might be a long way away, especially since she had to give up riding lessons and move to her late grandfather’s farm. Besides, it would be a lot more fun to have a best friend to ride with. When Kate discovers a barn on their new farm that’s perfect for a horse, and a dusty bridle too, she starts to think that her dream might come true. Then she meets Tori at school, who is totally the best. So when they discover a thoroughbred that appears to be all alone, could it be the answer to her prayers? Maybe. If she can convince her dad ... and figure out what’s going on with that horse.
Age Level: 8 - 12
Twins Lucas and Charlie Attend the Birthday Party of their Cousin at The Ice Skating Rink Where They Make an Unusual Discovery about Their Mother and Make an Amazing Friend.
Age Level: 4 - 18 Grade Level: 1 - 12
History is supposed to be dull. Who knew it could also be dangerous?
Time-travel should be a fun adventure... right? And yet Kristen and Brad find that being stuck in the past is anything but. The Everhearts are taking part in a battle re-enactment of the American Revolution when they inexplicably find themselves back in 1777—for real. They have no way of knowing how or why they’re there; all they can do is try to get through the day. The siblings meet Rebecca, who needs to deliver a message of vital importance to General Washington. They also team up with a tavern-owner's son in order to escort Rebecca back to Philadelphia. Along the way, they deal with a spymaster, colonial deserters, and British soldiers who keep getting in the way.
And they still have to figure out how to get back to their own time....
Age Level: 8 - 18 Grade Level: 5 - 12
Screeching violins, rasping clarinets, and drums beaten to death were just the beginning. Bermuda longed to be part of the school orchestra. She tried countless instruments, but couldn’t make any of them produce pleasing sounds. Her parents were ready to give up. Her music teacher was at her wit’s end. But her friends had an idea.
Bermuda's Triangle is a musical adventure for bedtime or anytime. Written to be read aloud to children of any age or read alone by children ages 8-12. Approximately 2,200 words with full-color drawings.
When a painting by legendary artist Thomas Farkleberry is stolen from the art gallery where Tyler’s mother works, Tyler’s mind races to the whispered conversation he overheard on the night of the big gala. But when his mother dismisses Tyler’s suspicions, he and his friends, Melanie, Amanda, Tubby, and Dontrelle, decide to take the investigation into their own hands. Can they crack the case before their parents discover what they are up to?
Age Level: 9 - 12 Grade Level: 3 - 6
Cociel couldn’t take it anymore. Like all the other mice on the Reservation, he was ruled by the tyrannical cats of the Kingdom, especially their so-called Prime Minister, the brutal and greedy Whiska. But all the other mice were terrified of taking action, and for good reason: Cociel’s own mother had been jailed, as so many other mice had been.
But when Cociel finds out that Whiska plots to take over a portion of the Reservation and use it to hunt mice, he is determined to save his people from feline oppression. Whiska is required to run for election, but the elections had always been a sham because Whiska was the only candidate.
Now, Cociel enlists a book nerd parakeet, Mr. Byrd, to be the mice’s candidate and champion. Together with the enterprising pig Piggles, they set out to ruffle the fur of the feline Establishment and win a political revolution.
Age Level: 9 - 18 Grade Level: 4 - 12
Loved best by ages 2 to 5. Does Gage really live in a one-walled house? And how did he get all of those colorful cats? And what will his mother say when she sees all the cats in the house? Children love naming the colors, counting the cats and looking for them in the one-walled house. "Red Cat, Red Cat, Red Cat, Blue" is a whimsical story that would make a great gift for any child, any cat lover, and anyone named "Gage!" This book has a readability score of first grade, first month (Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level Readability). This book is a Wooli Book, owned and managed by Wooli Labs LLC.
Follow the adventures of Spike the Dinosaur! This is an excellent read for early and beginning readers. Each story is full of adventure and excitement. Cute and bright illustrations for younger readers & a free coloring book!
The Legend of the River Beast is a choose-your-own-adventure with 13 possible endings.
All vacations start much like this: Full of excitement, fantasies of brand-new adventures, dreams of fun-filled days and nights, and the echoes of laughter. But something else echoes over the lake this summer... Exactly what? Of that you are not sure… The local legends of Lake Irealia paint the image of a ghastly beast bent towards the destruction of the human race, and quite possibly, the entire world as we know it. Some say the beast is motivated by rage, others say vengeance, while some believe it is nothing more than sheer boredom. Whatever the case, one thing is certain; more than a handful of people disappear from the lake and surrounding woodlands every summer. Each instance is accompanied by reported sightings of the beast.
You’ve been vacationing at Lake Irealia for longer than you can remember. How long will it be before the beast comes for you? Age Level: 9 - 14 Grade Level: 4 - 9
Missy Stark is a 12 year old semi-orphan spending the summer helping at a rustic lodge resort. When a proposed highway project is slated to cut through the property and close the resort, Missy and her new friend, Kevin, explore the lodge, the woods and the caves beneath the lake, racing to find a way to block the destruction. Can they solve the riddles, follow the clues and save the lodge from ruin? Or are they being used by someone smarter who needs help to reveal an ancient secret?
Age Level: 8 - 12 Grade Level: 3 - 6
Secret Seekers Society and the Beast of Bladenboro centers around the lives of two young protagonists Hunter Glenn, and Elly Ann through an adventure ripe with adversity, paranormal monsters, secret societies, and most haunting of all, a life without their parents.
The book follows both, the sibling’s emotional struggle from their parent’s sudden loss, as well as their physical journey into a new and strange “home”, an ancient and creepy mansion known only as the Belmonte Estate. It is here where they first learn of their new guardian, an eccentric old man named Professor Clandestine and the rest of the mansion's caretakers. Tossed into their bedroom, and locked away under the pretense of “safety concerns” it does not take long for the children to hatch an escape plan.
Age Level: 8 - 18 Grade Level: 3 - 12
A World Where Everything Is Made Of Desserts? Zimmah the djinn isn't evil. He simply thinks the world would be more fun if everything was made of desserts. So when ten-year-old Karim Jacobs makes a wish to fix his parent's marriage it's not Zimmah's fault that he twists the wish. He couldn't help himself. Candypunk airships and cupcake castles are cool!
Of course Karim isn't happy about his wish going astray, specially when running into fantastical creatures like gummy-grizzly-bears and rock candy beasts; and although he desperately wants to go home, he finds himself in the middle of a war between the Cupcake Kingdom and Brownie Kingdom. With his parents lives in danger, its up to him to stop Zimmah and restore the world to normal.
This epic, coming of age fantasy adventure is the first in new middle grade series focusing on djinn, genies and world warping magic!
Age Level: 8 - 18 Grade Level: 3 - 12
In "Homeschool Encouragement... One Peace At A Time" Well Known and respected Orange County, CA. homeschooler, Tracy Madlener, provides guidance and encouragement for homeschooling parents. Each Entry is a stand-alone bit of wisdom aimed at helping homeschool parents find the little extra impetus that is sometimes needed to help get through the day. Read as a whole or bit by bit as needed, "Homechool Encouragement... One Peace At A Time" is a must for anyone that either currently is, or is considering, homeschooling their children.