Most kids can't wait until Elevated Day, when they can finally unlock their hidden superpower. Rose remains a skeptic. While the treatment reveals a power, the outcome is irreversible and abilities can range from amazing to a nuisance. On top of that, she holds a deep rooted grudge against the treatment that turned her father into an Unsound, one with abilities so dangerous as to force them to a life of exile.
Her choice sends her down a path of discovery, as she seeks to learn more of the truth around the treatment and what really happened to her father. Fed up with lies, Rose wants nothing more than to learn the whole truth--even if it means accepting her fate as an Elevated.
For ten year-old Remi Muldoon, being SMALL is a BIG problem-- especially with the kids at school. And when Remi's attempt to become popular upsets the balance of the universe, things get worse. MUCH worse. Now, Remi must race against the clock to fix history before it's too late and along the way, he might just learn that the smallest of kids can have the biggest of lives.
In this first book in the Big Life graphic novel series, Author/Illustrator Daniel Kenney brings us the spunky, curious, and loveable Remi Muldoon. Perfect for children ages 7-10, The Big Life of Remi Muldoon is an illustrated book that will have kids laughing all way!
Age Level: 7 - 10 Grade Level: 1 - 4
This exciting adventure in the Cabin Creek Mystery series is set in the American west, in a small mountain town:
Lost Island was off limits--until now. Jeff and David are canoeing to the deserted island to search for clues--and hidden treasure. Town legend tells of a robber and a secret cave, but the brothers have to piece together the truth. With the help of their cousin, Claire, they'll get to the bottom of the mystery, no matter what they have to dig up!
Age Level: 7 - 13 Grade Level: 3 - 5
Down in the garden beyond the apple trees,
is a fading blue hive, full of busy bees...
Join the bees down in the garden on a day of fun, danger and adventure in this beautifully illustrated picture book.
With a whimsical story and crisp, original illustrations, this is a story your children will want to read again and again.
Age Level: 0 - 5 Grade Level: P - 2
FINALIST: Eric Hoffer Awards - 2013 - Children's Books
Honey is an inquisitive young parakeet who decides to become a superhero. Unfortunately, every time she tries to save the day, she only makes matters worse. Discouraged, Honey believes she is too small to help anyone and gives up her do-gooding ways. But what happens when someone actually needs Honey’s help? Will she rise to the challenge?
Age Level: 3 - 8 Grade Level: P - 2
All you need is a piece of paper, a pencil and an eraser and you are ready to draw cool stuff. Once the drawing is complete, it can be colored, shaded or designed in any way you like to make it original. Following these exercises is a great way to practice your craft and begin seeing things in terms of simple shapes within a complex object.
Age Level: 4 - 18
Selected as one of Bookchat Magazine's 1993 South African Books of the Year.
When Mrs Canary’s eggs mysteriously disappear, a frantic Mr Canary dashes straight off to the Pigeon Valley Police for help. Unfortunately, Sergeant Loerie and Constable Mole’s hasty attempts to make an arrest lead them to the wrong suspects. Leon Chameleon PI, who has quietly kept an eye on developments, decides it is time to step in and offer his services – after all, isn’t he the best Private Eye in Pigeon Valley? He puts all his skills to work and finds vital clues which Loerie had overlooked. Now a daring plan is needed to trap the suspects and bring them before Spotted Eagle Owl’s Court, where Leon springs his final surprise…
A humorous, animal detective story for 7 – 12 year-olds, and great fun for parents to read to younger children.
Age Level: 7 - 12 Grade Level: 2 - 5
Recipient of the 2013 Kart Kids Book List Award
A humorous, animal detective story for 7-12 year-olds.
"When Mr Woodland Mouse mysteriously disappears, Constable Mole is quick to enlist the help of Leon Chameleon, Private Investigator, whose expertise enabled the Pigeon Valley Police to solve the case of the missing canary eggs.
After organising a search, Leon realises that there is only one creature in the valley who can spring the captured mouse from his prison. But just when he thinks Mr Woodland Mouse is safely on his way home, the plan goes horribly wrong..."
Age Level: 7 - 12 Grade Level: 2 - 5
With the world on the brink of World War Two, a young hero discovers his magical legacy
New York. 1938. Living in the quiet apartment of his overprotective grandfather, fourteen-year-old Tommy Black knows little about a world on the brink of war. But when he and his grandfather are attacked by ominous shadow creatures on a Saturday afternoon walk, Tommy learns not just about the trouble in Europe, but that magic exists, his grandfather is a great Archmage, and he is heir to his grandfather's magical staff--a staff he has no idea how to control.
With his grandfather captured, Tommy barely escapes with his family's magic staff. Desperately trying to figure out to use the staff, Tommy learns what he can as he and family friend Mister Ali fight golems, shadow creatures, magicians, and Djinn on their way to the world's center of magic--the great Citadel of London. But it's when escaping on an enchanted train that Tommy faces his biggest challenge: The beautiful and wild young magician Naomi, whose talent with magic is only rivaled by her ability to insult Tommy in creative ways.
With the world seemingly arrayed against him, can Tommy discover the secret of the Staff of Light in time to save his grandfather?
For fans of young heroes struggling to discover their role in a familiar yet mysterious new world, Tommy Black evokes Harry Potter and Percy Jackson only with the twentieth century backdrop of a world hurtling toward World War Two.
This informative kids book includes well chosen words & great pictures to help children learn more about one of America's most beloved and iconic inventors, Thomas Edison.
Aside from the interesting facts and images Mr Smith presents in his Thomas Edison For Kids Book he also covers some interesting insights about Thomas Edison's background, his humble beginnings & how he first got started with his inventions. Kids will also learn about his many accomplishments, his influences on technology today and more interesting facts.
Who is the Purple Prince? He gives joy to all and can take it away just as quickly. This is the tale of one encounter between the Purple Prince and a man who learned to appreciate love and happiness.
Age Level: 3 - 9 Grade Level: P - 3
Within this book’s pages, you’ll find the answers to these questions and more.
Just some of the questions and topics covered include:
- What are the pros and cons of homeschooling your child?
- Choosing the Right Curriculum
- Creating Lesson Plans
- How to Keep Your Child Motivated
- How to Determine your Child's Learning Styles