"I knew it. I knew it," he repeated to himself. A conspiracy. But who had planned the murder? Was Lee Harvey Oswald even involved?
"Great idea but poor writing and narration"
This book is an inspirational story about believing in yourself. If you say, "I can," or even, "I will," you can go beyond the norm and succeed where you least expect. Michael Jolliffe was not just a professional mime and painter, but also a friend to many, as well as a beloved son, brother, and uncle. Mime for Michael tells the story of how Michael discovered his most prized talent: the ability to mime. Through support from family and friends, can Michael believe in himself and look past his disability?
Ketsal: What Shape Is a Friend? sends a message to children about the importance of diverse, yet selective friendships. It is based on the lifecycle of the endangered national bird of Guatemala, the Resplendent Quetzal. All Ketsal wants is a good friend, so he ventures out of the nest in hopes of finding one. After encounters with an unfriendly owl and a dishonest monkey, Ketsal's not sure he'll ever find a friend. Join Ketsal as he learns what a true friend is in Ketsal: What Shape Is a Friend?
The Faith of Our Founding Father is a glimpse into the deep and abiding faith of George Washington. Young readers will travel on a historically accurate adventure through the trials and triumphs of this courageous man, and discover how his steadfast belief in Providence guided his footsteps through his remarkable life.
"If I ever see you again, I swear by my own life, I will kill you. You will die by my hand, Dog. Do you hear me? I will kill you, Jacob." As the youngest twin, Jacob spent much of his time finding ways to cheat his brother, Esau. When he takes advantage of his father's blindness and steals the patriarchal blessing, he finds himself fleeing from Esau's wrath. Jacob spends the next twenty years in the service of a man who perfected the art of deception, his uncle Laban.
Imagine a superhero that can truly save the day! Whose power and strength are unlimited! Walter's Mighty Superhero is like no other; with his superhero all things are possible. Join Walter as he and his friends discover all the things this superhero can do in Walter's Mighty Superhero.
When Patti and her siblings decide to play Kings and Queens, she finds herself getting jealous of the great talents and hearts her siblings have. She becomes mean and envious as her siblings seem to ignore what she wants. Running to her room to pout Patti looks in the mirror and realizes she's turned into a green-eyed monster. Can Patti learn to have love in her heart and not be jealous so she can turn back into the sweet little girl she once was? Find out in The Game.
Watson understands that school is very important. He has habits that help him succeed and get the most out of learning. He knows the more he learns in school, the more it will benefit him the rest of his life. Join Watson as he shares his ideas of how to make school worthwhile by listening closely to his teacher, asking questions, being kind to others, as well as how to spend time doing fun activities after school.
In the bluebell woods of Rutland, England’s smallest county, is a very busy beehive - full of very busy bees. The Bee-Queen has bestowed a name on each of her bees - a name she wants them to live up to. But will they? Find out what the buzz is about as you meet Bee-Brave, Bee-Adventurous, and Bee-Good in these exciting little tales! You won’t want to miss The Beehive Adventures.
Somewhere deep in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, a beautiful tiger shark named Clark was deep in thought.
Professor Clark the Science Shark: Going Home is book two in the delightfully entertaining and educational series that teaches children about the important responsibility we have to our oceans. With a fun cast of characters and a list of Fin Facts, children will love swimming along with Professor Clark!
Of all the places in the world, none was so strange as the kingdom made entirely of glass. When Traveler went into the glass village and met all the glass people, he was amazed. But when he learned that they had been cursed to be this way, and that they desperately wanted freedom from the scraping and jingling of the glass, he knew what he had to do. The Rose of Silence is an exciting story of adversity, danger, and victory. Does Traveler have what it takes to succeed? Can he save the people from their curse?
Jack the Rat does it all in his hat! He plays, eats, and even sleeps in that cap. But one day a strong wind comes along and Jack's favorite hat is quickly gone. What will he do with his hat in the wind? Come join Jack and let the story begin!
Mr. Bo had been hiding under the bed all night and he was scared. He had never felt this way before. What was wrong with him? What should he do? Would staying under the bed make things better? Or would he have to tell someone? Come join Mr. Bo in the second book of his great adventures, Mr. Bo's Big Heart, and find out why Mr. Bo is so scared and why his heart is so big.
Take a trip down memory lane as author Stan Meyer recounts his Christmas experiences. Maybe you'll love some of his memories and integrate them into your own family traditions too!
David loves to ask questions. He loves to learn new things. Mama is always ready with an answer for David so she can teach him very important lessons. At church one Sunday, David goes to the service with Mama instead of going to his children’s service. He tries to be quiet like Mama asks him to be, but the pastor says something very interesting - that God has created everyone with a very special purpose in mind - and David can’t help but ask questions. David wants to know more about his special purpose, so he begins to use his favorite words: who, what, why, where, and when to learn more.
Caleb, be quiet! She's not a beast. She is a very friendly elephant. Her name is Ellen, and she comes every morning because she likes the crunchy oats. Oh, just wait! It gets even better! Caleb doesn't really like his cereal full of oats, nuts, and honey. It is healthy, not tasty. But Caleb is about to discover this morning that an elephant, a squirrel, and a bear love his cereal, a lot! Every morning these fantastical creatures sit in the kitchen and eat breakfast together. Caleb can hardly believe it!
Watson is a happy dog! He knows that happiness comes from actions based on values. His actions affect him and those around him. Join Watson as he shares his simple experiences on being respectful, responsible, reliable, loving, caring, and much more! What values do you have? Can you be like Watson?
Watson, a good-natured, loyal West Highland Terrier, knows that families are special. Family includes those people who he feels safe and comfortable with. He knows he has an important role in his family and that his actions can affect their happiness. Join Watson as he shows love to those who matter most, by spending time with them doing simple things such as going to the park, doing chores together, celebrating holidays, and much more. You might just find yourself asking: Can you be like Watson, too?
Watson knows that everyday life is filled with choices that affect his own happiness and that of others. He shows how daily decisions can make a big difference. Join Watson in his routines of getting ready for the day, performing his chores, caring for his toys, and heading to bed, among many other everyday adventures. If Watson can do it, you can too!
Samson the Seahorse never gets to go out exploring in the big ocean with his friends - he is just too little. But when Oliver the Octopus is in a tight situation, everyone else is too big to help. Will Samson be able to save the day? Swim along with Samson as he learns that God has a special plan for all of us, whether we're big or small!