Free Books 05/08/2013 Kids & Teens

In Bilbrook Wood, the badger Beatha senses danger from nearby Burridge Farm, where dairy farmer Jake Barker is plotting to destroy her family and all she holds dear. Does she stay and risk it all? Or leave her ancestral home as winter fast approaches? This is Beatha’s story, where the peaceful natural world meets the world of power and greed, and where lives hang in the balance. These are dark and desperate times for Britain’s badgers, accused by the farming community of spreading tuberculosis in cattle. The government have rejected the science and public opposition, and are planning a cull of badger’s this summer. More than ever they need our help. By buying this book, you are supporting them and raising funds for the Badger Trust who work tirelessly to defend and protect these beautiful and innocent creatures.Kids & Teens

 

 

Watch and listen to the free author’s read-along video of the entire story, on YouTube and at the website: johndavidauthor.com “Charming, engaging, and fun. The “Purrennium Trilogy” will have your children giggling with delight at the ‘turn’ of each page.” “. . . it is just the right length for a bedtime story.” Fluffington the cat is very different from every other kitty you have ever heard of, and Book One begins to tell his special story with funny words, pictures, and sounds. It is an easy five-minute bedtime read for your children, and when they are ready, the real fun is having them read it to you. Fluffington’s story continues in Book Two, “The Cat That Was Learning How To Purr.” Book Three, “The Cat That Finally Learned How To Purr?” is available now! “The Cat That Didn’t Know How To Purr” is Book One of The Purrennium Trilogy. (Best viewed in font size 3, contains 17 images, one per page turn. This picture book is 17 ebook pages long, not 3 “printed” ones).)Kids & Teens

 

 

NEO – Network of Extraordinaires and Otherworldlies: Those who answer the call from NEO play their part in maintaining balance in our ever-changing times. With power-hungry malcontents, jealous gods, and even those with misguided good intentions, the fate of our world has oft been held in the hands of unsung heroes such as those that are members of NEO. But before NEO, these heroes and heroines had lives, loves, issues and interests that didn’t involve saving mankind. In Frailties of the Bond, it only takes one bite to change a life… After a hiking trip gone wrong, sixteen-year-old Luca should have been dead. Since then, he’s drifted from one school day to the next, annoyed by the looks of suspicion. When a vampire attack claimed his mother and forced his first shift into animal form, Luca set out for Texas, vengeance bound, only to discover so much more when Aimee crossed his path. Flesh-born of vampire parents sixteen years ago, Aimee shouldn’t exist. Magic, though, made dreams come true for an undead couple desperate for a child all their own. But this magic came with a price, a cost Aimee discovered after one forbidden bite.Kids & Teens

 

 

It was meant to be the perfect crime. When the workers building Lord Khafre’s pyramid plot to steal the treasure buried inside the neighbouring Great Pyramid, the only thing they are afraid of is the curse that protects the tomb. They persuade Senu, whose bond with his otherworldly ka gives him magical powers, to help them. But Red is afraid to talk to the dead, and Senu is fast approaching the age when children cut off their ka-tails… can Senu and his friends outwit the robbers and save their families from the dead lord’s vengeance? “A terrific tale of plots, curses and evil forces set in ancient Egypt.” Sunday Express “This book is fun… an Egyptian fantasy that goes out of its way to be historically correct, without getting bogged down with the pageantry of pharaohs.” British Fantasy Society. “I thought it was WONDERFUL… I couldn’t put it down.” Diana Wynne Jones. “The Great Pyramid Robbery” is one of the Seven Fabulous Wonders series, originally published by HarperCollins and translated into 11 languages worldwide. A mixture of magic, mystery and adventure set against carefully researched historical backgrounds, these books can be enjoyed in any order by confident readers aged 10+. The complete seven book collection is also available as the Seven Fabulous Wonders Omnibus (ebook edition).Kids & Teens

 

 

“It is a realm of silence and darkness where the evil witch Baba Jaga lives and rules in her gingerbread cottage deep in the larch trees. The whole place has been suffocated by the icy breath of winter. They say icicles hang like long bony fingers from the branches of the topmost boughs, poisoning all who dare to walk beneath them.” When three plucky krasnals discover their sister has been captured by an evil witch, they set out on a hazardous journey to the White Forest to rescue her. But if their mission is to succeed they must take a strange salt globe to the queen in Krakow, for without it their quest will fail and the malignant crone will capture them all… From the author of the Dragon of Krakow and the Mermaid of Warsaw, comes an exciting new story inspired by the myths and legends of central Europe and set in the forests and mines of southern Poland. Praise for Richard Monte’s collections of Polish folk tales: The Mermaid of Warsaw “Full of wonder, this is a stunning collection of enchanting folk stories with a timeless and universal appeal. Richard Monte captures the optimistic spirit of Poland in stories which delight on account of their magic and surprise.” Lovereading The Dragon of Krakow “Interesting, well-written, imaginatively illustrated and designed book… there are rich rewards for those who enter the fascinating stories inside.” Ibby LinkKids & Teens

Bargain Books 29/07/2013 Kids & Teens


Watch and listen to the free author’s read-along video of Book One, “The Cat That Didn’t Know How to Purr,” on YouTube and at the author’s website: johndavidauthor.com “Charming, engaging, and fun. The Purrennium Trilogy will have your children giggling with delight at the ‘turn’ of each page.” “. . . and it is just the right length for a bedtime story.” Fluffington the cat is very different from every other kitty you ever heard of, and Book Two continues his special story with funny words, pictures, and sounds. It is an easy five minute bedtime read for your children, and when they are ready, the real fun is having them read it to you. Be sure to read Book One, “The Cat That Didn’t Know How To Purr.” Book Three, “The Cat That Finally Learned How To Purr?” is available now! “The Cat That Was Learning How To Purr” is Book Two of The Purrennium Trilogy. (Best viewed in font size 3, contains 16 images, one per page turn. This picture book is 16 ebook pages long, not 3 “printed” ones ).Kids & Teens

 

 

Watch and listen to the free author’s read-along video of Book One, “The Cat That Didn’t Know How to Purr,” on YouTube and at the website: johndavidauthor.com “Charming, engaging, and fun. The Purrennium Trilogy will have your children giggling with delight at the ‘turn’ of each page.” “. . . and it is just the right length for a bedtime story.” Fluffington the cat is very different from every other kitty you have ever heard of, and Book Three concludes his special story with funny words, pictures, and sounds. It is an easy five-minute bedtime read for your children, and when they are ready, the real fun is having them read it to you. Be sure to read Book One: “The Cat That Didn’t Know How To Purr.” And Book Two: “The Cat That Was Learning How To Purr.” “The Cat That Finally Learned How to Purr?” is Book Three of The Purrennium Trilogy. (Best viewed in font size 3, contains 20 images, one per page turn. This picture book is 20 ebook pages long, not 4 “printed” ones).Kids & Teens

 

 

SHE JUST WANTS TO FLY Ever decided to do something that seemed like a good idea and in the second before there’s no turning back think, I musta been totally mental when I came up with this? And, then, Oh, well, here goes. That’s how Angel In Training Grace Lightbourne felt right before she asked the Big Kahuna to go straight to Earth on a mission as a Guardian Angel. The problem? She never was a great student and now she won’t even finish her last three years of school. To make matters worse, Archangel Michael isn’t happy about her special assignment, but Grace is convinced she’s on a fast track to her wings. How hard can it be? She’s working with humans, after all. Winging It!, the first book in the Angel In Training series, is an irreverent, light hearted take on Angels, Heaven and everything else that’s divine.Kids & Teens

 

 

Baby’s First Book is an illustrated Point And Say book in lovely pastel colours with common things from a young child’s life. What could that be? A ball! In the end all things are collected on one page so the child can point them out. For age 6-18 months. “I wanted to create a book that makes it possible for small children to participate in the reading through pointing, even if they can not express themselves yet,” says Jenny Holmlund, who missed that interaction when she read for her nieces.Kids & Teens

 

 

In a small village lives a girl with her mother and father. Anxious to buy her father a birthday gift, she goes to market. There she meets a strange old woman who promises to give her a magical reward if she goes into a dangerous forest to find her missing locket. Will Liril help the old woman? What adventures wait in store for her if she does? A girl. A dream. A gift. A magical fairy tale of a young girl who finds out that you should always be careful of what you wish for. You just might get it!Kids & Teens

 

 

Providence, Rhode Island Six. Whole. Months. The longest time her mother stayed home in the last few years. Enough time that a sense of security snuck into Abigail’s heart, lulled her mind into forgetfulness. But the monster hadn’t forgotten. ~~~ So starts Abigail Bishop’s descent to the final low in her life. Seventeen doesn’t seem such a bad age to die. For Basil Hines, perfection is the key to earning his parents’ love, especially his mother. He never suspected sharing this thought with a friend would bring hellish results. Abigail’s rash decision, and failure to take her own life, leads her to V’Salicus Academy, a place to start anew, become a Cleanser, a guide to show lost souls the way to The Gates for Judgment. Basil ends up duty bound to hell, his soul gambled and lost to the Devourer, all for the price of a few words. As the devil’s newest Harvestor, Basil must steal lost souls to feed his new master’s constant craving. In their new roles in life, love is forbidden, but when their paths cross, true love is what Abigail and Basil finally discover in each other. Can they hold tight to their love, or will duty trump all, leaving them both to a fate of Neverlove?Kids & Teens

Bargain Books 05/06/2013 Kids & Teens

It had lights made of gumdrops, and beams of white chocolate. It had stripes of red hot bubble gum, and windows framed in peppermint Its roof was made of cookie dough, and the walls were too. It was a Cookie Dough Mansion. And it was flying. FLIGHT OF THE COOKIE DOUGH MANSION A magical adventure that never tasted so good. For children ages 5-7. Approximately 5,000 words. Please note there are no illustrations beyond the cover.Kids & Teens

Free Books 24/05/2013 Kids & Teens

Esta es una de las aventuras más conocidas de Booqui, un conejo que vive en la Tierra de las Grandes Zanahorias. La llamaban así por no querer exagerar: las zanahorias eran enormes. Un libro infantil digital creado por Alfons Freire. | Kids & Teens

 

 

Jenni Kershaw’s ordinary, eighth grade life becomes a thing of the past when her science class goes on a field trip. Armed with only their notebooks, MP3 players, and wits, Jenni and her classmates are magically transported to another world. Follow Jenni and her class on their extraordinary adventures in their fight to find a way home and discover who — and what — they really are.Kids & Teens

 

 

Brandon Bear’s dad has been hurt while serving in the millitary, and Brandon is worried. During a playdate with Todd the Amputeddy, Brandon asks his friend some important questions about how his dad will be different. Todd helps Brandon see that his dad will be different, but they’ll figure it out and everything will turn out all right. Amputeddy books are designed to voice the feelings of children who have an amputation, or know someone who does. Todd’s experiences pave the way for communication and understanding. An advocate and friend to Amputees since her own amputation at age five, Jean Boelter was an inspiration throughout her life. In 1988, she and Kate Policani, her niece, created Amputeddy. In 2005 they co-wrote the Amputeddy books with help from illustrator, Marta Creswell. Marta is her sister and lifelong supporter of Jean and her work for amputees.Kids & Teens

Bargain Books 10/02/2013 Kids & Teens

Sixteen-year-old Nikki Desmond is the product of too many, too much, and too little. Too many boarding schools, too much money, and too little discipline. After being expelled from a fourth prestigious New York boarding school, her mother sends her to Los Angeles to live with her father. In the screenplays for the fabulous first season of this teen sitcom, Nikki adjusts to life on the west coast while her father works towards correcting her surly, racist, and rude behavior with a combination of tough love, humor, and life lessons. Along with the first three episodes from the internationally popular sneak preview eBook, The Fabulous First Season includes: 13 complete episodes from the fabulous first season in the proper screenplay format. Extras Including: Screenplay Basics TV Episode Basics Character descriptions Author notes Presented like a DVD box set with pages, All about Nikki- The Fabulous First Season is a book designed to show Young Adult and independent readers who watch cable sitcoms on Disney and Nickelodeon how to write their own screenplays.Kids & Teens

 

 

A perfect picture book with an easy to follow story for young children that enjoy cute little dogs. Full color photographs tell the story of Mr. Furry and the joys & lessons of his curiosity.Kids & Teens

Free Books 07/02/2013 Kids & Teens

Harper Madison isn’t like other girls. She has extraordinary powers, but her inability to control them has gotten her kicked from so many foster homes she’s lost count. Shadowford Home for Girls is her last chance, and she hopes Peachville High will be the fresh start she needs. But when evidence ties her to the gruesome murder of a Demons cheerleader, Harper discovers this small town has a big secret. Beautiful Demons is a fast-paced YA novel with magic, mystery, and a touch of romance. This series will appeal to fans of Pretty Little Liars, Hex Hall, and The Vampire Diaries.Kids & Teens

 

 

You find a large bug crawling across the floor of your bedroom. Do you squish it? Do you hide from it? Do you keep it as a pet? What do you do to move that bug from your room?? “There’s A Bug In My Room” teaches children compassion by promoting kindness toward earth’s small creatures. “No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.” -Aesop “There’s A Bug In My Room” is a picture book adaptation of the song by the same name. Download the song for free at: Kids & Teens

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