William plays a game in the car with his sister where they have to find a number plate with a letter of the alphabet. Turquoise level titles develop children’s understanding of topics with clusters of books on related subjects. High-interest themes such as danger, courage, kindness, bullying and anger are introduced. 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.
Lily is the daughter of a humble farmer and to her family she is just another expensive mouth to feed. Then the local matchmaker delivers startling news: if Lily's feet are bound properly they will be flawless. In nineteenth-century China where a woman's eligibility is judged by the shape and size of her feet this is extraordinary good luck. Lily now has the power to make a good marriage and change the fortunes of her family. To prepare for her new life she must undergo the agonies of footbinding learn nu shu the famed secret women's writing and make a very special friend Snow Flower. But a bitter reversal of fortune is about to change everything.
‘The Go-karts’ shows the different colours you can identify in a go-kart race. This text has one five- or four-word sentence on each double page spread. Magenta level titles (equivalent to the Pink book band) are perfect for introducing fundamental reading concepts and skills to early and emergent readers. PM Starters offer over 50 of your favourite titles from the original PM series. Each title has been completely redesigned with refined levelling, larger format and engaging photographs and illustrations for early readers.
Historical Fiction November 2011 BARGAIN WITH A VIKING DEVIL!His life of old shattered, Wulfgar Ragnarsson lives only for the moment, cheating death and growing rich as a legendary mercenary. His heart may be frozen, but his desire burns hot for courageous widow Lady Anwyn, who needs his protection...For the safety of her son, Anwyn will risk everything. Even giving herself to a Viking warrior who teaches her not all men are monsters – but who seems incapable of love...Praise for THE VIKING’S DEFIANT BRIDE:‘Fulford’s story of lust and love set in the Dark Ages is reminiscent of Woodiwiss’ The Flame and the Flower.’ – RT Book Reviews
Princess Lois has been kidnapped by Anatoly the Handsome who wants to marry her. Cue 'damsel in distress' to be rescued by none other than our own heroic Blart. He sets out on the good ship The Golden Pig with Olaf the innocent - who believes what everyone says all the time - and Kupverstich the Strange - an explorer-come-scientist whose ingenious explanations for the natural world have one thing in common: they're all wrong. They must battle cut-throat pirates a sixteen-tentacled octopus escape the suffocating bureaucracy of Triplicat where they are briefly marooned not to mention evade the Guild of Assassins who have a contract to kill Blart in their selfless (well almost) bid to rescue poor Lois. But will they make it in time?
Carrie Stevens was trapped. Her brother had run off with Nikos's sister and had got her pregnant; now Nikos wanted his revenge. His aim was to make her pregnant just like his sister, and there was absolutely nothing Carrie could do... .
Mira May 2012 It was a murder made for TV: a trail of tiny bloody footprints. An innocent toddler playing beside her mother's bludgeoned body. Pretty young Corinne Wolff, seven months pregnant, brutally murdered in her own home. Cameras and questions don't usually faze Nashville homicide lieutenant Taylor Jackson, but the media frenzy surrounding the Wolff case is particularly nasty. . . and thorough. When the seemingly model mommy is linked to an amateur porn Web site with underage actresses and unwitting players, the sharks begin to circle. The shock is magnified when an old adversary uses the sexy secret footage to implicate Taylor in a murder—an accusation that threatens her career, her reputation and her relationship. Both cases hinge on the evidence—real or manufactured—of crimes that go beyond passion, into the realm of obsessive vengeance and shocking betrayal. Just what the networks...
Mountains form some of the world’s largest and most dramatic landforms, and are where most of our rivers start. They are a venue for many recreational activities and a challenge for people who climb them. Text forms include explanations, verse and procedural writing. Gold level titles introduce children to more complex sentences with an average length of 10 words and help to develop reading strategies such as breaking long words down into syllables. For children who prefer to read non-fiction texts, the PM Plus Non-fiction titles offer carefully researched information thematically linked to key learning areas. The texts are supported with superb photography and realistic illustrations.
No longer will you have to choose between desserts or cocktails. With this Boozy Shakes Book, you can whip up some sweet, boozy treats!
# The BT Phonebook The BT Phone book is the complete telephone directory listing for your area, and helps you find products and services from businesses you know as well as from those you don't, along with all the local residential numbers you need in the same book - three directories in just one book.
CGP Practise & Learn: Maths (Ages 7-8)
From the familiar to the exotic children will love finding the animals to spot in this revised picture puzzle book full of different habitats. Bright busy scenes provide plenty of material for both readers and pre-readers to talk about with things to find and count on every page. Simple text and eye-catching illustrations combine to help children develop skills in reading counting matching and identification.
Become part of Steve Backshall's world by drawing your own Deadly doodles. This 24-page doodle book featuring creative and interactive content from DEADLY ART is an absolute must-have for all Deadly fans. This is the third Deadly Doodle book in the collectable series and includes a polar bear hippopotamus tokay gecko goliath bird-eating spider Nile crocodile hornet lionfish lion barracuda and monitor lizard.
Historical Fiction September 2011 A warrior’s rebellion Once overwhelmingly irresistible to women, Soren Fitzrobert was changed for ever by a brutal wound. Now Soren has come to wreak revenge by claiming his enemy’s daughter.A fierce retribution Left temporarily blind by his invasion, innocent Sybilla trembles before the scarred barbarian. But it’s not entirely out of fear…A sensuous redemption?Forced into marriage, Sybilla must surrender to Soren’s seduction one sense at a time. And Soren is drawn ever more to the woman he intended only to use…The Knights of BrittanyBorn to conquer…and seduce!
Special Releases June 2012 It was going to be perfect. She was going to see to it. Kate Stanislaski Kimball had turned her back on fame and come home to begin a new life. The only thing more perfect than the beautiful-dilapidated-building she'd bought for her new dance school was Brody O'Connell, the frustrating, surprisingly fascinating contractor she'd hired for the renovation. A man didn't often come across a woman as gorgeous and provocative as Kate, but Brody was determined to resist her effortless allure. She was Natasha Stanislaski's pampered, perfect daughter, and not the right woman for him. But every fiber of his being longed to make her his....