A story of friendship and greed, loyalty and courage. It stars such characters as: young Jim Hawkins, the terrifying Blind Pew, the wild man Ben Gunn, and one of literature's most dastardly villains, the charming, crafty, and utterly unscrupulous Long John Silver.
Investigations into the "accidental" deaths of two of the world's most powerful men have revealed just one link: both had a son attending Point Blanc Academy - an exclusive school for rebellious rich kids, run by the sinister Dr Grief and set high on an isolated mountain peak in the French Alps.
A book for small children which reveals things that one can do to help conserve their world. It features things such as turning off the television properly, walking to school and turning off lights when leaving a room to conserve energy.
'Nothing is sweeter, as everyone knows, than tiny baby fingers and chubby baby toes!' With Mem Fox's gently rhyming text illustrated by Helen Oxenbury, best loved as the illustrator of the classic nursery join-in picture book 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt', this is an essential book for baby playtime - and the perfect gift for a new arrival!
Alex Rider is on the wrong side of the world - and the law. Alone in Sydney, he is recruited by the Australian government to infiltrate an organized people-smuggling ring: the violent criminal underworld of the Snakeheads. Working undercover as a refugee he moves to Bangkok, where he meets someone he can finally trust.
Hbk PICTURE BOOK 3+ yrs From multi-award winning illustrator/author combo JON KLASSEN & MAC BARNETT.
A SLYLY FUNNY TALE about SOME VERY SNEAKY SHAPES.
1ST TALE in an EXCITING NEW TRILOGY. MEET TRIANGLE.
An illustrated cut-paper souvenir, featuring twelve of Berlin's most important sights: the Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag, Alexanderplatz, Checkpoint Charlie, Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Gendarmenmarkt, Museum Island, Eastside Gallery, Charlottenburg Palace, Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, Siegessaule and the Berlin Zoo.
Boiling up a brew of fairytale, fantasy, horror, myth and mischief, Kelly Link creates a world like no other, where ghosts of girlfriends past rub up against Scrabble-loving grandmothers with terrifying magic handbags. This title presents Kelly Link's tales.