Download e-book for iPad: Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues (Encyclopedia Brown, Book by Donald J. Sobol

By Donald J. Sobol

ISBN-10: 0142408905

ISBN-13: 9780142408902

Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville neighborhood’s ten-year-old famous person detective. With an uncanny knack for minutiae, he solves mysteries for the local teenagers via his personal detective organization. yet his dad additionally occurs to be the manager of the Idaville police division, and each evening round the dinner desk, Encyclopedia is helping him clear up his such a lot baffling crimes. And with ten confounding mysteries in each one booklet, not just does Encyclopedia have an opportunity to unravel them, however the reader is given the entire clues in addition. Interactive and chock choked with attention-grabbing bits of information—it’s vintage Encyclopedia Brown!

“I enjoyed Encyclopedia Brown as a kid.”—Junot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The short Wondrous lifetime of Oscar Wao
 

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Read e-book online The Coat PDF

By Julie Hunt, Ron Brooks

ISBN-10: 1741146054

ISBN-13: 9781741146059

Illustrated via Australia's best picture-book artist, it is a miraculous and scrumptious tale that may raise you off your toes and whirl you away. A coat in a strawberry patch flies off with a down-at-heel guy, and jointly they've got the evening in their lives.

The Coat stood in a paddock on the finish of a row of strawberries. It was once buttoned up tight and crammed filled with straw and it used to be offended. 'What a waste of me!' it yelled. Then alongside got here a guy. 'I may possibly do with a coat like that,' the guy acknowledged. jointly, swooping and swinging, they travelled to the Cafe Delitzia, and had the evening in their lives.

A daring and unique photograph booklet.

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Download e-book for kindle: Dogs in the Dead of Night (Magic Tree House, Book 46) by Mary Pope Osborne

By Mary Pope Osborne

Watch out for avalanches!

When the magic tree residence whisks Jack and Annie again in time to the top go within the Swiss Alps, they become aware of an old monastery jam-packed with clergymen and Saint Bernard canine. Annie can't withstand delivering to coach a wild younger puppy named Barry. Will Barry lead Jack and Annie to the mysterious flower they should keep a friend's lifestyles? Or will he merely lead them into chance? ahead of the evening is over, Jack and Annie should be compelled to exploit a few loopy magic! subscribe to everyone's favourite brother and sister duo on an experience that's frightening and magical, and extra enjoyable than they've ever had!

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New PDF release: Translation Under State Control: Books for Young People in

By Gaby Thomson-Wohlgemuth

ISBN-10: 0415995809

ISBN-13: 9780415995801

In this ebook, Gaby Thomson-Wohlgemuth explores the consequences of ideology at the English-to-German translation of children’s literature lower than the socialist regime of the previous German Democratic Republic. Giving prominence to extra-textual components, the research undertakes an in depth research of the East German censorship equipment, exhibiting that there has been a detailed correlation among the socialist ideology propagated by means of the regime and the booklet choice method itself. via an research of the contents of the print enable (censorship) records and the afterwords present in many books, Thomson-Wohlgemuth demonstrates that literature used to be re-written not just to placate the censor but in addition to without delay advisor the reader down the right kind ideological direction, either within the choice and interpretation of every translated text.

Thomson-Wohlgemuth starts off this enticing research with a concise yet thorough ancient history of East German kid's literature, atmosphere the context for an exam of ways the kingdom and get together operated to manage the improvement of the style. She highlights the truth that there has been multi-level censorship at paintings, with the solidarity celebration propagating convinced ideological literary regulations, and the publishers self-censoring whilst deciding upon appropriate texts for translation and publication. This book serves as an exemplary learn of the way publishers collaborated with the kingdom in all japanese eu nations, and may be of curiosity to historians and children’s literature students alike.

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New PDF release: Gorgeous Georgians (Horrible Histories)

By Terry Deary

The attractive Georgians could have enjoyed preening in mirrors and prancing approximately in powdered wigs and pantaloons, yet belief us - they have been rather rotten beneath! From lords and ladies' sneaky schemes for hiding their own hygiene difficulties to the terrible hardships suffered by means of the terrible, discover the true tale. It's bought terrible highwaymen, raging revolutions, plundering pirates, and men donning wigs and makeup. Plus the schoolchildren who went to conflict with their lecturers! It's larger than Hollywood - and masses extra horrible!

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Michael Scott's The Death of Joan of Arc (The Secrets of the Immortal PDF

By Michael Scott

ISBN-10: 0375899928

ISBN-13: 9780375899928

Joan of Arc used to be no longer burned on the stake in Rouen, France in 1431. She used to be rescued from convinced loss of life through Scathach the Warrior.

The fact approximately that day is published within the final will and testomony of William of York, and it'll go away you considering: does Joan of Arc nonetheless stroll the earth? Michael Scott’s first-ever particular book brief tale delves into the area of the bestselling sequence The secrets and techniques of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel and provides readers a never-before-seen misplaced story—the tale of 2 warriors who may turn into sisters.

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