The Ramona Collection

Author: Beverly Cleary
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0061246476
Release Date: 2006-08-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

This wonderful Ramona Box Set, by Beverly Cleary, contains four books: Ramona the Brave, Ramona the Pest, Beezus and Ramona, and Ramona Quimby, Age 8. Beezus and Ramona Beezus tries very hard to be patient with her little sister, but four-your-old Ramona has a habit of doing the most unpredictable, annoying, embarrassing things in the world. Sometimes Beezus doesn't like Ramona much, and that makes her feel guilty. Sisters are supposed to love each other, but pesky little Ramona doesn't seem very lovable to Beezus right now. Ramona the Pest Ramona is off to kindergarten, and it is the greatest day of her life. She loves her teacher, Miss Binney, and she likes a little boy named Davy so much she wants to kiss him. So why does Ramona get in so much trouble? And how does Ramona manage to disrupt the whole class during rest time? Anyone who knows Ramona knows that she never tries to be a pest. Ramona the Brave Now that she's six and entering the first grade, Ramona is determined to be brave, but it's not always easy, with a scary new all-by-herself bedroom, her mother's new job, and a new teacher who just doesn't understand how hard Ramona is trying to grow up. Ramona Quimby, Age 8 Ramona feels quite grown up taking the bus by herself, helping big sister Beezus make dinner, and trying hard to be nice to pesky Willa Jean after school. Turning eight years old and entering the third grade can do that to a girl. So how can her teacher call her a nuisance? Being a member of the Quimby family in the third grade is harder than Ramona expected.

The Ramona Collection Volume 1 rpkg

Author: Beverly Cleary
Publisher: HarperColl
ISBN: 0380814684
Release Date: 1999-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

This wonderful Ramona Box Set, by Beverly Cleary, contains four books: Ramona the Brave, Ramona the Pest, Beezus and Ramona, and Ramona Quimby, Age 8. Beezus and Ramona Beezus tries very hard to be patient with her little sister, but four-your-old Ramona has a habit of doing the most unpredictable, annoying, embarrassing things in the world. Sometimes Beezus doesn't like Ramona much, and that makes her feel guilty. Sisters are supposed to love each other, but pesky little Ramona doesn't seem very lovable to Beezus right now. Ramona the Pest Ramona is off to kindergarten, and it is the greatest day of her life. She loves her teacher, Miss Binney, and she likes a little boy named Davy so much she wants to kiss him. So why does Ramona get in so much trouble? And how does Ramona manage to disrupt the whole class during rest time? Anyone who knows Ramona knows that she never tries to be a pest. Ramona the Brave Now that she's six and entering the first grade, Ramona is determined to be brave, but it's not always easy, with a scary new all-by-herself bedroom, her mother's new job, and a new teacher who just doesn't understand how hard Ramona is trying to grow up. Ramona Quimby, Age 8 Ramona feels quite grown up taking the bus by herself, helping big sister Beezus make dinner, and trying hard to be nice to pesky Willa Jean after school. Turning eight years old and entering the third grade can do that to a girl. So how can her teacher call her a nuisance? Being a member of the Quimby family in the third grade is harder than Ramona expected.

The Ramona Collection Volume 2 rpkg

Author: Beverly Cleary
Publisher: HarperTrophy
ISBN: 0064410064
Release Date: 2002-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ramona and Her Father Ramona's father has lost his job, and there's a grumpy mood in the Quimby household. Ramona just wants everyone to get along, but it's hard when her mother is worried all the time, her father is grouchy, and Beezus is just ... Beezus. Ramona and Her Mother Ramona always tries to do the right thing ... so why does everything turn out so wrong? At seven and a half years old (for now), she's worried about spelling and about Willa Jean getting all the attention. Most of all, she's worried that her mother may not love her anymore. Ramona Forever It is a time of change for Ramona and her family. Aunt Beatrice is getting married, Ramona's father is looking for a new teaching job, and Ramona's mother suddenly seems a little thicker around the middle. Amid all the chaos, Ramona must say good-bye to one family member and hello to a new one. Ramona's World Ramona can't wait for school to start -- she's sure fourth grade will be the best year of her life. With a new baby sister, a new best friend, Daisy, and some glorious new calluses on her hands from the rings in the park, Ramona is on top of the world!

The Complete Ramona Collection

Author: Beverly Cleary
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062455697
Release Date: 2016-04-05
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The appeal of Beverly Cleary’s stories about the wonderful, blunderful Ramona Quimby has never faded. Each new generation feels connected to Ramona’s unique way of looking at the world as she tries to adjust to new teachers, feels jealous about Susan's curls, and is secretly pleased by Yard Ape's teasing. The scrapes she gets herself into—like wearing pajamas to school or accidentally making egg yolk shampoo—are funny and heartwarming, and sometimes embarrassing. No matter what, Ramona’s lively, curious spirit shines through. Now, with lively art by Jacqueline Rogers, all eight of Beverly Cleary’s Ramona titles are available as ebooks in one collection! This collection includes 8 complete books: · Beezus and Ramona · Ramona the Pest · Ramona the Brave · Ramona and Her Father · Ramona and Her Mother · Ramona Quimby, Age 8 · Ramona Forever · Ramona’s World

Nathan Oliveira

Author: Peter Selz
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520231015
Release Date: 2002-03-12
Genre: Art

The life and art of American artist Nathan Oliveira is laid bare in this fascinating study of the master painter and printmaker and is accompanied by more than one hundred full-color illustrations and seventy black-and-white photographs.

Collecting the Weaver s Art

Author: Laurie D. Webster
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780873654005
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Art

This is the first publication on a remarkable collection of sixty-six outstanding Pueblo and Navajo textiles donated to the Peabody Museum in the 1980s by William Claflin, Jr. Claflin bequeathed to the museum not only these beautiful textiles, but also his detailed accounts of their collection histories--a rare record of the individuals who had owned or traded these weavings before they found a home in his private museum.

Core Collection for Children and Young Adults

Author: Rachel E. Schwedt
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810866498
Release Date: 2008-09-11
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

With thousands of new volumes lining the shelves of bookstores, abundant advertisements, and innumerable online reviews, it is becoming increasingly difficulty for the concerned adult to recommend literature that is of quality, yet speaks to young audiences. Core Collection for Children and Young Adults presents the best in contemporary and classic literature for children and young adults. Every book listed in this reference has a concisely worded annotation, which is followed by headings designating awards the book has won, related subjects, and character themes. With more than 350 titles reviewed, this resource will prove invaluable for teachers, librarians, parents, collectors of children's books, and college students with an interest in juvenile literature, education, or child growth and development.

We Who Were There A Collection of Macon County World War II Stories

Author: Patrick C. Sullivan
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 9781483449302
Release Date: 2016-08-02
Genre: History

From 2012-2014, local historian Patrick Sullivan collected the stories of World War II veterans currently living in Macon County, Illinois. Those stories, told in the veterans’ own words, are presented here. All proceeds from the sale of this book will go to preserving the Macon County World War II Memorial.

The Complete Cunningham Family Collection

Author: Ember Casey
Publisher: Ember Casey
ISBN:
Release Date: 2016-03-18
Genre: Fiction

For the first time, you can get the entire Cunningham Family series from USA Today bestseller Ember Casey in one steamy set! This bestselling series tells the interlocking stories of two couples: Billionaire Calder Cunningham has a secret. He’s also willing to do whatever it takes to get what he wants—and right now, he wants Lily Frazer. He’s willing to give her the money he promised her, but on one condition: she must win it from him. And the games he has in mind aren’t exactly innocent… Heiress Louisa Cunningham has spent her whole life running from her family. She just wants to escape—and right now, that means throwing herself into the arms of a sexy handyman without even stopping to ask his name. But that handyman—Ward Brannon—turns out to be a lot more than she bargained for. In spite of herself, she can’t stay away from him, even when that puts her secrets—and her heart—at risk. “This is one of the best romance novels I've read in a long time, and that's saying something. I read a lot of romance novels.” – Jeanie Grey, author of the Lilly Frank series, on His Wicked Games (The Cunningham Family, Book 1) THIS SET INCLUDES: His Wicked Games (Book 1) Truth or Dare (Book 2) Sweet Victory (Book 2.5, novella) Her Wicked Heart (Book 3) Take You Away (Book 3.5, novella) Lost and Found (Book 4) Completely (Bonus Short Story) Their Wicked Wedding (Book 5) A Cunningham Christmas (Book 5.5, novella) Their Wicked Forever (Book 6) PRAISE FOR EMBER CASEY: “Reading an Ember Casey novel is like sitting down in a comfy chair with an adult beverage and your best friend for an evening of gossip: easy, fun, intriguing and informative at times, heartbreaking quite often, but you always want a repeat, you always want more.” – Vera B., Goodreads reviewer “I will always love Ember's writing. She gives us funny, erotic, and captivating stories. I have always loved the Cunninghams,” – Andrea T., reviewer – Andrea T., reviewer Keywords: contemporary romance, series romance, boxed set, billionaire romance, billionaire boxed set, box set, billionaire box set, new adult, contemporary boxed set, contemporary box set, family saga, romantic comedy, alpha billionaire, billionaire romance boxed set, billionaire romance box set, complete series, completed series