All the jungle animals love wearing fancy dress – but who’s hiding under each disguise? Children will love lifting the sturdy, die-cut pages to find out. Tiger has come as a cowgirl, Lion is a pop star, and Parrot’s dressed as a pineapple! A brilliantly colourful follow-up to the popular FANCY DRESS FARMYARD and FANCY DRESS CHRISTMAS.
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A Tangled Affair They’d been embroiled in a hot, secret affair. Until Lucas Atraeus’s and Carla Ambrosi’s feuding families merged companies. And now, he knows their affair must end. Saying goodbye to such intense passion is not easy…as he’s now Carla’s boss. But even as he sets out to choose an appropriate bride, Lucas fears he’s fighting a losing battle. Caught in the Spotlight Who’s the exotic beauty on the arm of mega-hot ladies’ man Bronson Dane? Word is she’s Mia Spinelli, rumoured to be the mistress of her former boss. But Bronson’s been spotted escorting her into a Hollywood doctor’s office and Mia has a noticeable bump. Has the sultry PA got under the playboy producer’s skin – and into his bed?
Luvvies. Tyrannical directors. Useless agents. Less job security than an England football manager. Who'd be an actor? Michael Simkins isn't sure even though he's been one himself for over thirty years. Join him backstage as he examines that business called showbusiness from am dram to Hollywood and from Shakespeare to ads for flatulence pills. In a career that started as a plump teenager in ballet tights at RADA Michael has appeared in countless West End plays and musicals presented safety training workshops for sewage workers and when resting worked as a crate smasher at a car factory. He's done movies soaps ads and voice-overs and worked with everyone from Meryl Streep to Kelly Osbourne. As the ultimate jobbing actor he's flirted with triumph and oblivion without ever quite managing either. In The Rules of Acting he shares his hard-won wisdom. Covering everything from learning your lines...
From Ebola to bird flu, nothing is as scary as a deadly disease that could wipe out millions of people. Such as the Great Plague outbreak of 1665 – so deadly it killed almost a quarter of Europe’s population. Find out how rats spread the disease, how spooky plague doctors tried to cure it, and how red crosses were painted on victims’ houses. In particular, you’ll see how London was struck hard by the terrible outbreak. Packed with maps, photos, quotes and diagrams, this fascinating book is a complete quick overview of the Great Plague. Ideal for Key Stage 2 history and school project work Includes a timeline, glossary, contemporary paintings and photos of real plague artefacts ‘Then and now’ section full of interesting comparisons
This book of animal facts focuses only on cattle. The facts are in the areas of: feeding, breeding, different types of cattle and what they are used for. It also describes that long ago cattle lived in the wild in areas of Europe and Asia. Purple level titles introduce a variety of topics to promote reading for pleasure and offer plenty of opportunities to look at rhyme and rhythm within words to build fluency and phrasing. PM Non-fiction books are carefully researched, presenting factual information accompanied by superb photography and realistic illustrations to engage young readers.
The student books have been written by experienced teachers and subject experts specifically for the latest AQA GCSE Science specifications. They provide differentiated content to support stretch and challenge all abilities. How Science Works is integrated throughout the books with additional online activities offering comprehensive guidance and support. Maths Skills activities in the books and online help develop their understanding of the subject. Practice questions and study tips help prepare students for their exams. Controlled Assessment sections in the student books as well as online activities and worksheets provide practice and guidance.
Here for the first time is complete collection of actor and entertainer Stanley Holloway's incomparable comic monologues which he performed between 1929 and 1941. All the much-loved characters such as Albert Ramsbottom ('with a stick with an 'orse's 'ead 'andle') Sam Small ('Sam Sam pick oop tha' arm) and King Arold ('on his 'orse with his 'awk in his 'and') are gathered together and brilliantly illustrated by cartoonist Bill Tidy.
Hilarious action-packed new title in the bestselling Duck in the Truck series from highly-regarded picture book creator Jez Alborough. Make way SUPER DUCK is here! Goat is eager to try out his new kite with the help of friends Sheep and Frog. But just they are about to see if it will fly Super Duck arrives in his super truck. And as always when Duck is around things are bound to go wrong! Indeed it is not long before Frog is carried up into the sky on the end of the kite's string. Poor Frog! Can Super Duck save the day?
This book explains to the general reader the roles of chemistry in various areas of life ranging from the entirely personal to the worryingly global. These roles are currently not widely appreciated and certainly not well understood. The book is aimed at educated laypeople who want to know more about the world around them but have little chemical knowledge. The themes relate to the importance of chemistry in everyday life the benefits they currently bring and how their use can continue on a sustainable basis. Topics include: o Health - conquering the diseases and stresses which still threaten us. o Food - the role of agrochemicals and food chemists. o Water - drinking water; the seas as a resource of raw materials. o Fuels - what are they and from what are they made? o Plastics - what are the used for and can they be sustainable? o Cities - what role has chemistry in modern life? o Sport - chemistry...
Read-alone bliss with cuddly pets and over 50 puffy stickers.
Aliens disguised as gym teachers want to attack Earth. We need a hero! Instead, we’ve got Luke…
Intrigue May 2011 Of all the offices in all the world… Why did Lizzie Porter have to waltz into his? Wary loner Sam Travers always had a soft spot for Lizzie – and now she’s grown up, with the curves to prove it. But to move on his old partner’s daughter would be oh-so-wrong… Except that Lizzie won’t take no for an answer. She’s discovered that she might have a half-sister. And she’s not going to let anyone stop her on her search – even Sam! The plot thickens when someone takes a shot at Lizzie and Sam volunteers to move in with her – just to protect her, of course. And, as they puzzle out the truth, he wonders just when he’ll dare move out…
A unique book containing a fold-out wallet with 40 actual veneer samples. Each wood is described in terms of 14 key characteristics to teach the method of identifying these and other woods. Illustrated.
Become a Star Wars" expert with "Star Wars Bounty Hunters for Hire". The force is strong in "Star Wars Bounty Hunters for Hire". Discover the secrets of these mysterious and brutal mercenaries including the most famous and powerful of them all - Boba and Jango Fett. Join them as they travel through the universe and embark on adventures. Level 2 Readers are designed for taking the next step in gaining reading confidence. Easy to read stories include longer sentences and increased vocabulary. The simple index shows your child more about the world of "Star Wars" and information boxes support the story as they explore the exciting universe of bounty hunters like Boba Fett. Continue the reading adventure with "Star Wars Bounty Hunters for Hire"."
Buddy is a normal 7-year-old growing up in a normal family in a normal town. His best friend is a cocker spaniel named Billy who is not so normal: He can make himself understood by humans without words and can talk to other animals. Billy's best friend is the family's tortoise Caroline. Together Billy and Buddy get up to all sorts of mischief gently tormenting those around them. The family setting is overflowing with love and tenderness and the duo's pranks are guaranteed to make readers of all ages roar with laughter.
This pack contains six copies each of the following titles: PM Red: Baby Lamb’s First Drink (PM Storybooks) Level 4 PM Red: Baby Owls (PM Storybooks) Level 4 PM Red: Big Kick (PM Storybooks) Level 4 PM Red: Bumper Cars (PM Storybooks) Level 4 PM Red: Flower Girl (PM Storybooks) Level 4 PM Red: Pussy and the Birds (PM Storybooks) Level 4 PM Red: Sally and the Daisy (PM Storybooks) Level 4 PM Red: Sausages (PM Storybooks) Level 4 Red level titles introduce recurring families and animal characters to engage children. Overlapping of high frequency words and sentence structures ease the transition from the previous level. Each meticulously levelled PM Fiction title features a classic story structure complete with tension, climax and resolution. The stories deal with concepts and experiences that young children can relate to. PM Storybooks cover levels 3-24.