Download E-books Pleasing the Ghost PDF

By Sharon Creech

Newbery Medal winner and grasp storyteller Sharon Creech spins a superbly humorous and smooth story, now with clean and beautiful new hide artwork! As nine-year-old Dennis confronts the ghost of his uncle Arvie, Arvie's eccentric antics and beautiful wordplay hold the reader giggling. yet at its smooth center, the tale finds the holes left in our lives once we lose those we love.

Ever seeing that nine-year-old Dennis's dad died, a veritable parade of ghosts has been passing via his bed room. while the ghost of his uncle Arvie blows into his room on a hot breeze, Dennis is not shocked, yet Uncle Arvie is the 1st ghost who desires whatever from Dennis.

Dennis would like to assist Uncle Arvie, yet he cannot fairly comprehend what Uncle Arvie is calling for. What, for instance, is "Fraggle pin Heartfoot a wig pasta"? Dennis has to determine, simply because this can be one ghost who is not going to go away till he will get what he got here for.

Uncle Arvie's antics and Dennis's makes an attempt to delight his ghost shape the guts of this touching story.

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Download E-books Cherry Ames, Chief Nurse: Book 4 PDF

By Helen Wells

In Chief Nurse, Cherry is whisked off to a brand new task on an island within the Pacific as regards to the battlefront -as performing leader Nurse! Colonel Pillsbee thinks she is just too "young and lovely" to effectively supervise sixty nurses and two hundred corpsmen. Can she do it? For the 1st time Cherry and the nurses of the Spencer unit need to paintings less than fireplace, in a makeshift tent health center uncomfortably just about the struggling with. whilst the casualties pour in, the nurses and medical professionals paintings evening and day, continuously less than threat of assault via the japanese. while the opposite Lieutenant Ames, Cherry's dual brother Charlie, is unexpectedly stationed close by, Charlie and Cherry piece jointly the secret at the back of the silence of an injured pilot - which includes a mystery enemy weapon.

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Download E-books I Get Sunburned (Tell Me Why) PDF

Youngsters are clearly taken with themselves. inform Me Why i am getting Sunburned deals solutions to their so much compelling questions about summer time pores and skin stipulations. Age-appropriate factors and beautiful images inspire readers to proceed their quest for wisdom. extra textual content positive factors and seek instruments, together with a word list and an index, support scholars find details and research new phrases.

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Download E-books Rosa PDF

By Nikki Giovanni

Fifty years after her refusal to renounce her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, urban bus, Mrs. Rosa Parks remains to be probably the most very important figures within the American civil rights move. This tribute to Mrs. Parks is a party of her brave motion and the occasions that followed.

Award-winning poet, author, and activist Nikki Giovanni's evocative textual content combines with Bryan Collier's extraordinary cut-paper pictures to retell the tale of this old occasion from a totally precise and unique perspective.

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Download E-books Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul: 101 Stories of Changes, Choices and Growing Up for Kids, ages 9-13 (Chicken Soup for the Soul) PDF

By Jack Canfield

From remembering their very own lifestyles event or to staring at their very own young ones develop, most folks realize that the preteen years, a long time 9 to 13, may be some of the most awkward occasions in life-a interval of large actual and emotional swap. At this age, teenagers are wanting to depart the "kid" degree, but are doubtful approximately what formative years will convey; they would fairly hearken to friends over mom and dad, and listen to all too frequently to "wait till you are older." Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul will advisor childrens via this transition.

Written through and for preteens, this uplifting selection of tales touches at the feelings and occasions they adventure each day: making and wasting pals, becoming in whereas maintaining their own id, researching the other intercourse, facing pressures in school together with violence, and dealing with kinfolk matters corresponding to divorce.

Chapters contain: On Love, On kin, On Friendship, On offerings, On adjustments, On Overcoming hindrances, Eclectic knowledge, difficult Stuff, perspective and standpoint and attaining desires. members indclude: *NSYNC, Mia Hamm, Beverley Mitchell and Karl Malone.

Whether first-time Chicken Soup readers or "graduates" of the bestselling Kid's Soul publication, preteens are bound to contain this of their backpacks and booklet baggage.

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Download E-books The River PDF

By Gary Paulsen

"We wish you to do it again."

These phrases, spoken to Brian Robeson, will swap his existence. years past, Brian used to be stranded on my own within the barren region for fifty-four days with not anything yet a small hatchet. but he survived. Now the govt. wishes him to do it again--to return into the wasteland in order that astronauts and the army can study the survival suggestions that saved Brian alive.

This time he will not be by myself: Derek Holtzer, a central authority psychologist, will accompany him to watch and take notes. yet in the course of a freak hurricane, Derek is hit by means of lightning and falls right into a coma. Their radio transmitter is lifeless. Brian is afraid that derek will die of dehydration except he can get him to a physician. His basically desire is to construct a raft and take a look at to move Derek 100 miles down the river to a buying and selling post--if the map he has is exact.

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Download E-books The Care and Keeping of You: The Body Book for Younger Girls, Revised Edition PDF

Our best-selling physique booklet for women simply obtained even greater! With all-new illustrations and up to date content material for women a while eight and up, it good points counsel, how-tos, and evidence from the specialists. (Medical advisor: Cara Natterson, MD.) you will discover solutions to questions about your altering physique, from hair care to fit consuming, undesirable breath to bras, sessions to zits, and every thing in among. when you suppose happy with what is occurring, you may be able to movement directly to the The Care & holding of You 2!

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