By George Gamow
By George Gamow
By Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
This parable tells the tale of an air pilot who meets a bit Prince while he has to make a compelled touchdown within the Sahara wasteland. The Little Prince tells him clever and enchanted tales.
By Anna Humphrey
Goodman's presents & Stationery shop February 14 Cashier: Elyse three bins of heart-shaped chocolate . . . $12.00 Chocolate is the single benefit of this nauseating vacation. four bins of sweet hearts . . . $5.00 Ever for the reason that my ex cheated on me, i have sworn off love. Too undesirable my new neighbor Patrick did not get the memo. 1 Valentine's Day card . . . $4.50 i am not . even supposing, he's lovely lovable. And candy. And humorous. 1 making a song Cupid doll (promotional merchandise) . . . $0.00 silly Cupid! element your arrows at another individual. . . . Subtotal . . . $21.50 it is going to be a classy Valentine's Day.
By Robin Wasserman
Now in paperback, the second one booklet within the lifelike sci-fi trilogy Scott Westerfeld calls "spellbinding".
By Robert Corbet
Mia is aware that boys take into consideration intercourse each fifteen seconds. No ask yourself they locate it so tough to assert hi. Will needs he had a hidden microphone and a tape recorder in order that he'd be aware of what women discuss. Mia thinks that might may be deep and fascinating, sitting by myself at the grass observing the sky. perhaps he is brooding about worldwide warming or meteorology. yet in spite of this, he's donning a tracksuit. Will is education to be a tennis celebrity. Mia performs the viola within the university orchestra. Will does not even recognize the variation among a viola and a lawnmower! It seems like it is going to be a catastrophe. but if Will wins a tennis event and briefly turns into the varsity hero, Mia's associates get and the sport will get critical. A clean and humorous tackle the sport of affection and all its faults (sorry!)
By Aprilynne Pike
Laurel was once mesmerized, observing the light issues. They have been terrifyingly beautiful—too appealing for phrases. Laurel became to the reflect back, her eyes at the soaring petals that floated beside her head. They seemed just like wings. Laurel's lifestyles is the very definition of ordinary . . . until eventually the morning while she wakes as much as find a flower blooming from her again. because it seems, not anything in Laurel's lifestyles is what it kind of feels. Now, with assistance from an attractive faerie sentry who holds the major to her actual previous, Laurel needs to race to avoid wasting her human relatives from the centuries-old faerie enemies who stroll between them.
By Alexa Young
From besties to worsties and again back . . .
For Avalon, staying on best of developments hasn't ever been a problem—until her fellow cheerleaders come to a decision that her BFF Halley is easily out this season. Now Avalon needs to make a choice from the frenemy who embarrassed her in entrance of everyone or the hot pals who stood by way of her.
Halley thinks she's received all of it: her forever-friend Avalon, her new bestie Sofee, and the most well liked fall cloth cabinet at Seaview heart institution. Her lifestyles is a complete definite. but if Sofee spies Avalon flirting with Halley's overwhelm, will or not it's international warfare Halvalon once more?
By Jerry Spinelli
A glossy vintage from Newbery medalist Jerry Spinelli.
"Readers will consume this funny glimpse of what jocks are made of." --School Library Journal, starred review
Cocky seventh-grade super-jock Crash Coogan acquired his nickname the day he used his first soccer helmet to knock his cousin Bridget flat on her bottom. And he has been operating over humans ever due to the fact that, specially Penn Webb, the dweeby, vegetarian Quaker child who lives down the block. throughout the eyes of Crash, readers get a unprecedented glimpse into the lifetime of a bully during this unforgettable and loved tale approximately stereotypes and the surprises existence can bring.
"Without being preachy, Spinelli packs a robust ethical wallop, leaving it to the pitch-perfect narration to force domestic his element" --Publishers Weekly
"Spinelli's writing sort is superb for children during this age-group, fast moving and funny." --Booklist
By Saundra Mitchell
2010 Edgar Award nominee, and winner of the Society of Midland Authors most sensible kid's Fiction Award.
Iris is prepared for one more scorching, regimen summer season in her small Louisiana city, striking round the crimson Stripe grocery along with her ally, Collette, and traipsing throughout the cemetery telling one another spooky tales and pretending to solid spells. other than this summer time, Iris does not need to make up a narrative. This summer season, one falls correct in her lap.
Years in the past, earlier than Iris used to be born, an area boy named Elijah Landry disappeared. All that remained of him have been whispers and hushed gossip within the church pews. until eventually this summer season. A ghost starts off to hang-out Iris, and she's yes it is the ghost of Elijah. What rather occurred to him? And why, of everyone, has he selected Iris back to?
From the Hardcover edition.
By Heather Brewer
It’s one other sucky 12 months at Bathory excessive for Vladimir Tod. The evil vampire D’Ablo is trying to find the ritual which could thieve Vlad’s powers. His ally Henry doesn’t are looking to be his drudge anymore. And as though all that weren’t sufficient, it’s getting tougher for Vlad to withstand feeding at the humans round him. while months pass by means of with out observe from Uncle Otis and D’Ablo indicates up difficult Vlad’s father’s magazine, Vlad realizes that having an ordinary highschool 12 months is the least of his matters. Vlad must act speedy, or even his prestige because the Pravus won’t shop him this time . . .