Hugo and the Really Really Really Long String

Author: Bob Boyle
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780375983061
Release Date: 2011-02-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In a little house on the top of a hill lives a happy little guy named Hugo. When Hugo sees a mysterious red string, he just knows he’s going to find something wonderful at the end of it! Hugo’s journey takes him across the river, underground, and throughout town—all while gathering curious new friends along the way! What does Hugo finally find at the end of the mysterious red string? An embarrassing, hilarious, wonderful surprise! A rhyming refrain and Bob Boyle’s signature animated, geometric art style will entertain readers as they learn about what happens when new friends work toward a common goal. From the Hardcover edition.

A to Zoo Subject Access to Children s Picture Books 10th Edition

Author: Rebecca L. Thomas
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781440834356
Release Date: 2018-06-21
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Whether used for thematic story times, program and curriculum planning, readers' advisory, or collection development, this updated edition of the well-known companion makes finding the right picture books for your library a breeze. • Offers easy subject access to children's picture books • Features a user-friendly organization • Provides in-depth indexing and full bibliographic detail

Reading the Art in Caldecott Award Books

Author: Gail D. Nordstrom
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781442239241
Release Date: 2014-08-14
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Reading the Art in Caldecott Award Books is a practical and easy-to-use reference handbook explaining what makes the art in Caldecott Medal and Honor books distinguished. It is a useful manual for librarians, teachers, and others who want to better understand picture book illustration.

The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 13

Author: Gardner Dozois
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781780337197
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Fiction

Far and away the best yearbook of this or any other genre, Gardner Dozois's annual pick of the top science fiction of the year has collected a string of awards, including the Locus Award for the best anthology and the Hugo Award for the best editor.


Author: Gardner Dozois
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1429957182
Release Date: 2002-01-15
Genre: Fiction

Mind-expanding explorations of the future of the human form Our bodies and minds are malleable, and only the imagination is the limit to the possible improvements. From genetics to artificial enhancements, humanity will alter the course of its own evolution. Included here are more than twenty stories from the most imaginative writers in the field, including: Poul Anderson * James Blish * Eric Brown * Ted Chiang * Tony Daniel * Samuel R. Delany * Greg Egan * Joe Haldeman * Geoffrey A. Landis * Paul McAuley * Ian MacLeod * David Marusek * Tom Purdom * Robert Reed * Joanna Russ * Robert Silverberg * Brian Stableford * Bruce Sterling * Charles Stross * Michael Swanwick * Liz Williams * Gene Wolfe * Roger Zelazny

White House Cook Book

Author: Hugo Ziemann
Publisher: Applewood Books
ISBN: 9781429090209
Release Date: 2007-09-05
Genre: Cooking

Incredibly popular and long-lasting, this has been one of the most enduring cookbooks in American history. The book was only loosely connected to the White House when it was first published in 1887. By this edition, 1899, "interesting information is given concerning the White House, how its hospitality is conducted, the menus served on special occasions, views of the interior, portraits of all the ladies of the White House, etc." The book has been republished, in whole or in part, numerous times throughout the 20th century. Containing not only recipes, but also information on carving, the management of State dinners, table etiquette, household management (including a list of the items needed to run a kitchen), and "health suggestions," this is a comprehensive collection of the menus and recipes of the American and White House kitchen.

Keine Sorge Paulchen

Author: David Melling
ISBN: 3789168823
Release Date: 2011

Was macht mit einer Mütze, die plötzlich keine mehr ist sondern nur noch ein langer, roter Wollfaden? Paulchens Freunde stecken voller Ideen - aber die beste Lösung findet am Ende dann doch Paulchens Papa. Ab 3.

The Movie Guide

Author: James Monaco
Publisher: Perigee Trade
ISBN: STANFORD:36105000440987
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Motion pictures

From The Big Sleep to Babette's Feast, from Lawrence of Arabia to Drugstore Cowboy, The Movie Guide offers the inside word on 3,500 of the best motion pictures ever made. James Monaco is the president and founder of BASELINE, the world's leading supplier of information to the film and television industries. Among his previous books are The Encyclopedia of Film, American Film Now, and How to Read a Film.

Kid s Box American English Level 3 Student s Book

Author: Caroline Nixon
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107431454
Release Date: 2014-12-18
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Kid's Box American English Second edition is a seven-level course for young learners. Perfect preparation for Cambridge English Young Learners: Movers. Well-loved by children and teachers the world over, Kid's Box is bursting with bright ideas to inspire you and your students. Perfect for general use, the course also fully covers the syllabus of the Cambridge Young Learners English (YLE) tests, preparing your students for success at Starters, Movers, and Flyers. The Student's Book 3 presents and practices new language through entertaining stories and fantastic songs and activities, making the learning process a joy. YLE-type tests in Levels 2, 4, and 6, assess progress, and familiarize children with the exam format.