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Raid of No Return (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #7): A World War...
by Nathan Hale

Language

English

Pages

128

Publication Date

November 07, 2017

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<DIV>Nathan Hale tackles a topic fans have been asking about for years: World War II.<BR /><BR /> On December 7, 1941, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, officially bringing the United States into World War II. A new generation of pilots were recruited to fly bombing missions for the United States, and from that group, volunteers were requested for a dangerous secret assignment. For the first time in American history, Army bombers would be launched from an aircraft carrier. Once at sea, they were told their mission was a retaliation strike against targets in Tokyo. But on the day of the raid, a Japanese patrol boat spotted them and they had to launch early, with barely enough fuel to get them past their target.<BR /><BR /> After the bombing, some pilots crashed, some were captured, and many ended up in mainland China and were carried to safety by Chinese villagers, being hunted by Japanese forces all the while. With tales of high-flying action and bravery, <I>Raid of No Return</I> is a story of heartbreak and survival during wartime.<BR />  </DIV>
Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site
by Sherri Duskey Rinker

Language

English

Pages

32

Publication Date

March 16, 2012

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As the sun sets behind the big construction site, all the hardworking trucks get ready to say goodnight. One by one, Crane Truck, Cement Mixer, Dump Truck, Bulldozer, and Excavator finish their work and lie down to rest—so they'll be ready for another day of rough and tough construction play! With irresistible artwork by best-selling illustrator Tom Lichtenheld and sweet, rhyming text, this book will have truck lovers of all ages begging for more. Plus, this is a fixed-format version of the book, which looks nearly identical to the print version.
Airman
by Eoin Colfer

Language

English

Pages

417

Publication Date

November 02, 2009

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Conor Broekhart was born to fly. It is the 1890s, and Conor and his family live on the sovereign Saltee Islands, off the Irish coast. Conor spends his days studying the science of flight with his tutor and exploring the castle with the king's daughter, Princess Isabella. But the boy's idyllic life changes forever the day he discovers a deadly conspiracy against the king.
The Polar Express
by Chris Van Allsburg

Language

English

Pages

32

Publication Date

September 15, 2015

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<DIV><P><B>1986 Caldecott Medal Winner</B></P><P>A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical trip to the North Pole . . . </P><P>Through dark forests, over tall mountains, and across a desert of ice, the Polar Express makes its way to the city atop the world, where the boy will make his Christmas wish. </P><P>For millions of readers worldwide, this mysterious journey to the North Pole has become a beloved classic. In this 30th anniversary edition, the inimitable artistry of Chris Van Allsburg is revealed in a never-before-seen fashion, with a new jacket design and expanded interior layout. Includes an author’s note.</P></DIV>
The Outcasts: Brotherband Chronicles, Book 1
by John Flanagan

Language

English

Pages

436

Publication Date

November 01, 2011

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From the author of the global phenomenon Ranger's Apprentice!<br /><br />They are outcasts. Hal, Stig, and the others - they are the boys the others want no part of. Skandians, as any reader of Ranger's Apprentice could tell you, are known for their size and strength. Not these boys. Yet that doesn't mean they don't have skills. And courage - which they will need every ounce of to do battle at sea against the other bands, the Wolves and the Sharks, in the ultimate race. The icy waters make for a treacherous playing field . . . especially when not everyone thinks of it as playing. John Flanagan, author of the international phenomenon Ranger's Apprentice, creates a new cast of characters to populate his world of Skandians and Araluens, a world millions of young readers around the world have come to know and admire. Full of seafaring adventures and epic battles, Book 1 of The Brotherband Chronicles is sure to thrill readers of Ranger's Apprentice while enticing a whole new generation just now discovering the books.<br /><br /><p>Perfect for fans of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, T.H. White’s The Sword in the Stone, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon series, and George R. R. Martin’s Game of Thrones/A Song of Ice and Fire series.</p><p></p>
Slaves of Socorro (Brotherband Chronicles Book 4)
by John A. Flanagan

Language

English

Pages

482

Publication Date

July 15, 2014

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<b>The fourth installment in the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling Brotherband series, for fans of Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones</b><br /> <br />Hal and his fellow Herons have returned home to Skandia after defeating the pirate captain Zavac and reclaiming Skandia's most prized artifact, the Andomal. With their honor restored, the Herons turn to a new mission: tracking down an old rival turned bitter enemy. Tursgud—leader of the Shark Brotherband and Hal's constant opponent—has turned from a bullying youth into a pirate and slave trader. After Tursgud captures twelve Araluen villagers to sell as slaves, the Heron crew sails into action . . . with the help of one of Araluen's finest Rangers!<br /><br /><br /><i>From the Trade Paperback edition.</i>
Scorpion Mountain (Brotherband Chronicles Book 5)
by John A. Flanagan

Language

English

Pages

8

Publication Date

December 02, 2014

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<b>From John Flanagan, author of the worldwide bestselling Ranger's Apprentice -- an all-new adventure featuring the Brotherband crew and one of our favorite Rangers!</b><br /> <br />Hal, his Brotherband crew, and the Ranger Gilan have freed the twelve Araluens sold into slavery. Returning to Araluen, Gilan is given a new mission by King Duncan: protect his daughter’s life. Princess Cassandra has survived one attempt on her life already, and now whispers of a second attempt have reached the kingdom. A deadly sect known as the Scorpion Cult is thought to be behind the assassination threat.<br /><br />Not waiting to see if the knife will strike true, the Brotherband again team up with Gilan to track down the would-be killers.<br /><br />In this fifth book in the Brotherband Chronicles, old friends reemerge to take on new enemies as the worlds of Ranger’s Apprentice and Brotherband join forces in battle!
Nutty The Lost Bolt And Fire Truck
by Denin Nolan

Language

English

Pages

34

Publication Date

January 22, 2018

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WATCH VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tC5FbW8U-4<br />6 PAGES FOR COLORING- TAKE PHOTO AND PRINT AS MANY YOU LIKE<br />NUTTY IS SMALL, LOST AND CURIOUS. SAME AS KIDS. THAT IS WHY THEY LOVE HIM SO MUCH. THEY CONNECT WIT HIS PERSPECTIVE!<br /><br />Nutty is a bolt that fell of from a wheel. He is not feeling well if he stands still. He has to spin! That is why he gets in adventures where he meets new friends and learns new things.<br /><br />Fire truck has problem with ladder and Nutty will help. They will fight fire and Nutty will learn that fire is very dangerous thing.<br />
Nutty The Lost Bolt On The Race
by Denin Nolan

Language

English

Pages

34

Publication Date

January 22, 2018

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WATCH VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tC5FbW8U-4<br />6 PAGES FOR COLORING- TAKE PHOTO AND PRINT AS MANY YOU LIKE<br />NUTTY IS SMALL, LOST AND CURIOUS. SAME AS KIDS. THAT IS WHY THEY LOVE HIM SO MUCH. THEY CONNECT WIT HIS PERSPECTIVE!<br /><br />Nutty is a bolt that fell of from a wheel. He is not feeling well if he stands still. He has to spin! That is why he gets in adventures where he meets new friends and learns new values.<br /><br />Nutty helps Speedy to enter the race. Thunder is the evil rival and Force is Speedy`s team-mate. Nutty will found out that friends are more important than victory.<br />
The Mouse and the Motorcycle (Ralph Mouse Book 1)
by Beverly Cleary

Language

English

Pages

213

Publication Date

October 06, 2009

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<p>In this imaginative adventure from Newbery Medal–winning author Beverly Cleary, a young mouse named Ralph is thrown into a world of excitement when a boy and his shiny toy motorcycle check in to the Mountain View Inn. This timeless classic now features a foreword written by <em>New York Times</em> bestselling author Kate DiCamillo, as well as an exclusive interview with Beverly Cleary herself.</p><p>When the ever-curious Ralph spots Keith's red toy motorcycle, he vows to ride it. So when Keith leaves the bike unattended in his room one day, Ralph makes his move. But with all this freedom (and speed!) come a lot of obstacles. Whether dodging a rowdy terrier or keeping his nosy cousins away from his new wheels, Ralph has a lot going on! And with a pal like Keith always looking out for him, there's nothing this little mouse can't handle.</p><p>Correlates to the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts</p>

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