Download E-books Moishe's Miracle: A Hanukkah Story PDF

By Laura Krauss Melmed, David Slonim

"...set it upon the fireplace empty, and it'll produce as many scrumptious Hanukkah latkes as you would like. Latkes by means of the dozen, latkes through the loads will seem until eventually you eliminate the pan from the range. simply consider the stranger's caution: "To Moishe this present used to be given, and in simple terms Moishe needs to see it."

With any such reward, Moishe, his spouse Baila, and the complete village of Wishniak may have a Hanukkah like no different. they're going to dance and sing and banquet on latkes all due to a mysterious frying pan supplied by means of a stranger and a few speaking cows thankful for Moishe's generosity. yet what of the caution? Will the magic pan nonetheless fry up latkes as plump as little pillows if Baila makes use of it? Or will it fry up anything absolutely unexpected...?

Laura Krauss Melmed, writer of the bestselling i like You As Much..., and artist David Slonim have cooked up a wondrous and totally unique Hanukkah tale, made up of the entire vintage parts of Jewish folktales: secret, humor, and stable food.

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Download E-books The Knight at Dawn (Magic Tree House, No. 2) PDF

By Mary Pope Osborne

Jack and Annie are prepared for his or her subsequent fable event within the bestselling middle-grade series—the Magic Tree House!

A citadel with a mystery passage!

That's what Jack and Annie locate while the Magic Tree apartment whisks them again to the center a long time for an additional wild experience. within the nice corridor of the fort, a dinner party is below means. yet Jack and Annie aren't precisely welcome guests!

stopover at the Magic Tree condo website!

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Download E-books The Friendship PDF

By Mildred D. Taylor

Another robust tale within the Logan relatives Saga and spouse to Mildred D. Taylor's Newbery Award-winning Roll of Thunder, pay attention My Cry.

Cassie Logan and her brothers were warned by no means to visit the Wallace store. 

so that they comprehend to count on difficulty there. What they don’t count on is to listen to Mr. Tom Bee, an aged black guy, bold to name the white storekeeper through his first identify. The 12 months is 1933, where is Mississippi, and any baby is familiar with that a few issues simply aren’t performed. Can a shared previous among the 2 males make a difference?

"A robust story…Readers might be haunted via its drama and emotion lengthy once they have closed the book."—Booklist

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Download E-books Heading West: Life with the Pioneers, 21 Activities (For Kids series) PDF

By Pat McCarthy

Heading West traces the vibrant saga of local American and pioneer males, girls, and youngsters from the colonial beginnings of the westward growth to the final of the homesteaders in overdue twentieth century Alaska. in lots of respects, existence within the backwoods and at the prairie was once just like smooth life—children attended university and had day-by-day chores, mom and dad labored tough to supply for his or her households, and groups accrued for church and social occasions. yet not like at the present time, pioneers lived opposed to a backdrop of isolation, harsh climate, disorder, or even plagues of locust. And for local americans, the westward enlargement of settlers posed the main direct probability to their centuriesold cultures.
But pioneer lifestyles was once now not all problem. Settlers have been capable of construct lives and groups, and adventure a freedom caused by new probabilities. writer Pat McCarthy has woven dozens of firsthand debts from journals and autobiographies of the period to shape a wealthy and special tale. Readers will locate greater than 20 actions to assist them greater comprehend their pioneering ancestors. teenagers will churn butter, dip candles, music animals, play Blind Man’s Bluff, create a dwelling house diorama, and extra. And ahead of they end, readers won’t have simply headed west, yet again in time as well.

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Download E-books The One and Only Ivan PDF

Winner of the 2013 Newbery Medal and a number one New York Times bestseller, this stirring and unforgettable novel from popular writer Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative strength of unforeseen friendship. encouraged through the real tale of a captive gorilla referred to as Ivan, this illustrated novel is informed from the viewpoint of Ivan himself.

Having spent twenty-seven years at the back of the glass partitions of his enclosure in a shopping center, Ivan has grown acquainted with people looking at him. He infrequently thinks approximately his existence within the jungle. in its place, Ivan occupies himself with tv, his associates Stella and Bob, and portray. but if he meets Ruby, a child elephant taken from the wild, he's compelled to determine their domestic, and his paintings, via new eyes.

In the culture of undying tales like Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little, Katherine Applegate blends humor and poignancy to create an unforgettable tale of friendship, paintings, and wish. This paperback version comprises an author's word highlighting the diversities among the fictitious tale and actual occasions, a model of the author's Newbery Medal reputation speech, Ivan's "signature," dialogue questions, and more.

The One and merely Ivan is a robust universal middle name that includes those vital strands and criteria: first-person narrative; author's use of literary units (personification, imagery); tale components (plot, personality improvement, perspective).

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Download E-books Because of Mr. Terupt PDF

By Rob Buyea

Features seven narrators, each one with a distinct tale, and every with a unique perspective on what makes their instructor so special.

It’s the beginning of 5th grade for seven young children at Snow Hill tuition. There’s . . . Jessica, the hot woman, shrewdpermanent and perceptive, who’s having a difficult time becoming in; Alexia, a bully, your buddy one moment, your enemy the subsequent; Peter, category prankster and troublemaker; Luke, the mind; Danielle, who by no means stands up for herself; shy Anna, whose domestic state of affairs makes her an outcast; and Jeffrey, who hates school.
Only Mr. Terupt, their new and lively instructor, turns out to grasp the best way to care for all of them. He makes the study room a enjoyable position, no matter if he doesn’t allow them to escape with a lot . . . until eventually the snowy iciness day whilst an coincidence alterations everything—and everyone.

"The characters are genuine and the fast chapters are skillfully prepared to maintain readers relocating headlong towards the enjoyable conclusion."--School Library Journal, Starred

"This strong and emotional tale is probably going to spur discussion."--Publishers Weekly

"No one is ideal during this feel-good tale, yet every body merits, together with sentimentally susceptible readers."--Kirkus Reviews

"Compelling. . . . Readers will locate a lot to think about at the strength of forgiveness."--Booklist

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Download E-books Judy Moody, Girl Detective PDF

By Megan McDonald

It’s an honest-to-jeepers secret! Agent Judy Drewdy units out to resolve the case of the lacking dog while a canine-cop-in-training vanishes into skinny air.

Judy Moody is in a temper. A sleuthing, Nancy Drew type of temper. So what’s a WBMS (world’s top secret solver) to do? pass discover a secret, that’s what! and he or she doesn’t need to snoop for lengthy: whilst Mr. Chips, a liked crime-dog-in-training, is going lacking, Judy Drewdy and her pals, brokers Dills Pickle (Frank), Spuds Houdini (Rocky), and James Madagascar (Stink) locate themselves smack-dab in the course of a reallife, scare-your-pants-off whodunit. was once Mr. Chips stolen by means of soiled dognappers? And why are chocolate-chip cookies disappearing in every single place city? beware of purple herrings—along with shrewdpermanent references to vintage Nancy Drew mysteries—as Eagle Eye Moody and corporate are sizzling at the case!

From the Hardcover edition.

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