One day at school, Sasha is teased for wearing second-hand clothes. Sasha’s brother, Chris, comes up with an idea to cheer her up and show everyone how wearing recycled clothing can benefit people and the planet. Sasha’s best friend, Kaz, is keen to help out, too.With the assistance of a mystery guest, their plan might just work! Sapphire level titles provide a selection of stories and non-fiction titles chosen for their range of content, narrative and points of view. This level encourages readers to form opinions and discuss their own reading tastes. PM Guided Reading Fiction books are engaging stories that increase in word count and pages in line with progression of children’s reading age, for appropriate literacy skills development. The books represent all the standard text types and include a number of literal, inferential and applied knowledge comprehension questions.
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Two more horribly disgusting adventures from YUCK - the muckiest yuckiest naughtiest little boy EVER! YUCK'S SLIME MONSTER - When Yuck is punished for bringing a slug to school he decides to get his own back. With the help of his friends and a brilliant invention the whole school is soon covered in slime! But everyone wants to know - is there really such a thing as a Slime Monster? YUCK'S GROSS PARTY - Yuck's sister Polly is having a birthday party and Yuck isn't invited. Rather than miss out on the fun Yuck decides to have his own party - a gross party with gross party games! Polly doesn't know it but she's in for a gross birthday surprise
In this moving and authoritative work which combines dedicated research and interviews with victims of childhood abuse and neglect psychotherapist Linda Sanford passionately refutes the received wisdom that such people are trapped in a vicious circle of abuse and will probably become perpetrators of violence themselves. In more than seventeen years of working with victims and survivors she discovered that this simplistic formula is far from true. Most survivors in her experience break free from the patterns of victimization and abuse and go on to lead healthy and fulfilling lives. And the more than twenty interviewed in depth by Sanford provide vivid proof that full recovery is possible. As they discuss key issues such as self-image intimacy work and spirituality we come to see what enables them and countless others like them to triumph over trauma and become not only strong but often strongest...
George Lucas (born 1944) is a producer screenwriter and director who played a major role in the anti-establishment New Hollywood movement of the 1970s and helped define the blockbuster era of the 1980s. He is best known as the creator of the Star Wars space opera and the producer of the iconic Indiana Jones adventure film series. Lucas had directed THX 1138 (1971) and American Graffiti (1973) before launching in 1977 the first film in the Star Wars franchise. Rapidly a worldwide pop culture phenomenon this was followed by two sequels: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Return of the Jedi (1983). Sixteen years later a new trilogy The Phantom Menace (1999) Attack of the Clones (2002) and Revenge of the Sith (2005) was released. The Star Wars series has spawned a range of other media including TV series video games and comic books. With this simple yet powerful saga Lucas has created a brand...
Hong Kong welcomes with an iconic skyline, a legendary kitchen, and lush, protected nature where rare birds and colourful traditions thrive. Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of Hong Kong, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice: inspirational images, city walks and recommendations from our expert authors planning features and top itineraries to help you plan the perfect trip local secrets and hidden travel gems that will make your trip unique plus a guide to local cuisine, shopping tips, travel with children and coverage of Macau Coverage includes: Planning chapters, Central, The Peak & the Northwest, Wai Chai & the Northeast, Aberdeen & the South, Kowloon, Macau, New Territories, Outlying Islands, Day Trips, Understand and Survival chapters. By Emily Matchar , Piera Chen . 17th Edition May 2017. . 320 pages, 320 pp colour, 51 maps.
A fiendish barracuda; a stupendous Quest. A seaside read to snap your toes off.
Mira February 2010 “The fight was about to get unbelievably, irreversibly bad” Having barely escaped a tribunal with her life, defiant werecat Faythe can’t seem to keep out of trouble. Her disobedience jeopardises her father’s position as Alpha of the south-central Pride and a young tabby in her care refuses to shift into cat form to save her own life. But a darker danger lurks in the bloody and mysterious disappearance of Faythe’s boyfriend, exiled stray Marc. Tired of being a target, Faythe’s ready to embrace her destiny and fight like an Alpha to get Marc back and defend the honour of her Pride.
'Honest funny heartfelt ...I loved it' Cathy Kelly Clear-eyed touching forthright and funny In My Mother's Shoes is Alison Walsh's delightful account of three generations of mothers -- her Nana leading light of the Irish Countrywomen's Association indomitable in all things except deferring to her husband; her mother whose glamorous career as a 1960s air hostess was cut cruelly short by the simple act of getting married; and Alison herself a modern woman whose life would not be thwarted by such lack of choice. Or would it? 'Cheerful intelligent funny and shockingly sensible ...Buy it. Read it. Pass it on.' Judith O'Reilly author of Wife in the North 'Honest and immensely readable ...many mothers will find themselves nodding along in recognition. I will be passing it on and - more tellingly - looking for it back' Sunday Business Post 'Yay for Alison Walsh! ...An adroit and honest account...
Love Cathy Cassidy? Pining for a new Sweet Valley High? We have the perfect thing for you: Heartside Bay. An intoxicating mix of sun, friendship, sizzling romance and soap-opera drama on a fairytale beach.
Historical December 2008 When an outlaw meets an outcast! Shunned by her tribe, Debra Nightsong simply wanted to tend her farm alone – until a mysterious stranger arrived. He said he meant no harm, yet his brooding presence unnerved her – perhaps there was pleasure to be found in the arms of this outlaw… On the run and in search of a hideout, Debra’s farmhouse was just perfect for Tyler. He vowed not to take advantage of the mesmerising beauty, but he soon regretted his words! Could they both have finally found a place to belong…together?
This money-saving PM Colour Banded Super Easy-Buy Pack contains six copies of every title at Green level (6×114 books; 684 books in total). Green introduces more compound words, some longer sentences often with two clauses and different forms of text such as non-fiction, rhymes, diagrams, fables and verse. #pm-colour-packs
Max Trenton returns to London after years in a prison camp with failed wishes to avenge the murder of his closest friend Johnny Gregg by a sadistic Japanese soldier. Despite being powerless to stop the killing at the time nightmares torment him for his failure to keep his best friend alive. Determined to put the past out of his mind he takes a job as a newspaperman and falls in love. But forgetting the past isn't easy when it doesn't want to forget him. After a press handout falls into his hand baring the name of businessman Tiger the same name as Johnny's murderer Trenton's old nightmares return. Is it possible that the chairman of a Japanese company visiting Britain was once the ruthless enemy who plunged a bayonet into a hospitalised man? Crossing continents and time Tiger in the White Bamboo is a story of cruelty and retribution that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
Learn Your Times Tables 2 includes all the multiplication facts that are expected in the National Curriculum at Key Stage 2. Each unit gives the facts encouraging children to practise and learn them using a variety of methods. It is written by teachers and designed for children to use independently providing a sound foundation for success in this important aspect of mathematics. Each book contains hints for remembering the first 10 multiples in each table consolidation using the 'look cover write' method practice flashcards to cut out and interesting facts and information. Learn Your Times Tables book 2 includes: revision of x1/x2/x3/x4/x5 and x10 tables 6/7/8/9 times tables and pull-out answers.
A full-color guide to Nikon's exciting new entry-level dSLR With its large 24.2 megapixel sensor full HD video recording capability and wireless options the Nikon D3200 is very appealing! This full-color guide assumes no prior digital photography or dSLR knowledge and helps you start taking great pictures with your new Nikon right from the beginning. Popular author and photography instructor Julie Adair King shows you how to use all the settings manage playback options take control with manual modes work with video and edit and share your images. It's like a personal course in beginning dSLR photography. New dSLR users will quickly gain skills and confidence with the step-by-step colorfully illustrated instructions in this beginner's guide to the Nikon D3200 camera Explains how to use all the new features of the Nikon D3200 including a 24-megapixel sensor 11 autofocus points 4 frame-per-second...
Gracie and Daniel have been warned: stay away from the Birdman. But should they believe his story that the island is cursed?