Tess and Nathan are new characters to the PM series. This story encourages discussion which will help children to develop strategies when resolving conflict situations. 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. PM Plus Storybooks feature a classic story structure with tension, climax and resolution to engage young readers. The books have been written using carefully selected vocabulary to ensure children experience reading success.
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Master the core principles and practices for Enterprise Integration a powerful strategy for transforming all your business data processes and software into a shared corporate-wide asset. Architecting an effective integration framework poses challenges as complex and idiosyncratic as your organization itself but senior architects Devin Spackman and Mark Speaker guide you through the steps and events common to every enterprise integration project to deliver your own successful results. You ll walk through critical decision points typical problems and solutions and effective techniques. You ll gain a basic framework from which to build your own project and analyze the code from a complete working solution. Examine concepts in depth compare approaches and learn viable techniques to: Design your solution and learn practical ways to model it Review the tools and methods that simplify managing endpoints...
Born into a theatrical family Chaplin's father died of drink while his mother unable to bear the poverty suffered from bouts of insanity Chaplin embarked on a film-making career which won him immeasurable success as well as intense controversy. His extraordinary autobiography was first published in 1964 and was written almost entirely without reference to documentation - simply as an astonishing feat of memory by a 75 year old man. It is an incomparably vivid reconstruction of a poor London childhood the music hall and then his prodigious life in the movies.
and a yank on the reins, he set off through the mountain mist to rustle up one wily wife in need of proper seducing.
'It was time the editor told me for a more modern approach to Germany...The three of us were the backbone of the British press corps. No cliche about Germany left the country without us having given it our seal of approval.'Laugh-out-loud funny this is the memorable story of an English journalist's adventures - including his encounters with women - as he tries to get to grip with the Germans. Facing bankruptcy Roger is advised by his accountant to make use of a legal loophole: in Germany married couples have their tax bill halved. So the search is on for a German bride. Meanwhile his father a former bomber pilot and war hero is also in financial trouble and is threatening to move to Germany and sponge off his son.The combination of financial romantic and parental crises sets in train a hilarious romp during which we discover more than we really wanted to about speed-dating and nudist beaches...
A hero can't always be good ...Joe Rickman head of clandestine operations in the Middle East has been kidnapped and with him top secret CIA information that could prove disastrous in the wrong hands. Mitch Rapp must find Rickman at all costs. But something doesn't add up and he soon suspects something even more sinister is afoot. With elements inside his own government working against him Rapp will have to make to make a tough call between playing the hero and playing nice. Or will he be stopped dead before he can succeed?
Modern September 2011 Not your average damsel in distress!Sheikh Prince Amir has vowed to redeem his scandalous family name – so the last thing he needs on a tour of his desert kingdom is to have a sensuous blonde with more spirit than clothes presented for his harem.Fiery Cassie might have been kidnapped by bandits and dolled up as the Sheikh’s love-slave, but she refuses to be any man’s plaything. Yet spending a week in Amir’s desert tent pretending to be his mistress would get under any girl’s skin. Especially when she is under his sheets…
Including chapters on Snacks & Light Bites Pasta Noodles & Rice One Pot Meaty Treats Fish & Seafood Vegetables and Sweet Treats Hamlyn All Colour 200 Twenty-Minute Meals shows how simple and speedy cooking at home can be. With clear step-by-step instructions plus preparation and cooking times that total less than 20 minutes this book comes in a handy package that will make it indispensable for the busy home cook. Perfect for active professionals and overworked parents this book is a delicious alternative to takeaway meals.
What was the ancient world like? Just look! In this beautiful guide, stunning 3D artwork brings the past to dramatic visual life. Think temples, houses, battles, treasure, artworks – you get the picture! (It’s made by Kingfisher, maestros of illustrated non-fiction. No wonder it’s first class.) Feast your eyes on the awe-inspiring worlds of Ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome. Fill your head with fun tidbits and weird and wonderful facts. Plus: follow cool weblinks to find out even more! Why just read when you can see for yourself? Truly beautiful and comprehensive guide filled with incredible 3D artwork 80 pages of fun facts in a quality Kingfisher colour hardback Look into the ancient world and explore its people, treasures and battles Internet links to fascinating websites on every page
Best-selling resources to support teachers with the Renewed Literacy Framework with interactive activities on CD-ROM for interactive whiteboards. * Provides all the planning and lesson ideas to teach the Renewed Literacy Framework * Ongoing assessment ideas and activities to keep children on track and monitor progression. * Extend and support more and less confident pupils with ideas for further work. * Helps teachers to link their literacy to the Key Aspects of Learning and the wider curriculum. * The CD-ROM includes of multimedia resources such as video audio images interactive activities and photocopiable pages.
The Pied Piper of Hamelin is a Level Four Read it Yourself book from Ladybird. Read it yourself is a learning to read series of classic traditional stories with four levels of difficulty to suit the stage your child is at with reading. Written in a simple way for young readers they will build their confidence in learning to read as they progress through each level. Familiar fairytales and exciting stories will amuse children and encourage them to progress further with this series and become confident readers. Each book in the Read it yourself with Ladybird series is carefully structured to include many everyday words that are vital for first reading/beginner readers. They also contain clear beautiful pictures for extra support and interest. Extra puzzle questions at the end of each book further help with comprehension. This Read it yourself version of The Pied Piper of Hamelin is a level 4 title...
Mira August 2010 A drunk driving case is only a drunk driving case… UNTIL SOMEONE DIES. A sports car, speeding in the wrong lane, forces a van off the road. Bursting into flames, all nine occupants of the van are killed – eight of them children. Criminal defence attorney Harrison J. Walker, known simply as Jaywalker, is trying to keep his nose clean while serving a three-year suspension. When a woman seduces him into representing the driver – a man who also happens to be her husband – things get messy. Jaywalker tries to stay focused on his goal: limiting the damage to his client. But when he rounds a blind corner in the case, he collides with a truth that could change everything. A must-read for fans of John Grisham and Mark Gimenez
Psychometric tests are used by the majority of medium to large-sized organizations to assess the abilities of clerical technical graduate and executive job candidates. There is also an increasing trend for universities to use them as part of their admissions procedure. This best-selling guide provides the perfect introduction to tests and test making. Now with more practice questions it covers ability tests and personality questionnaires giving you a detailed insight into the world of psychometrics. It will help you to understand the main types of test increase your test making confidence develop strategies and explore your work-style and personality. With guidance on testing on the internet and practice graduate and university admissions tests as well as a leadership-style questionnaire it is an essential read for those who want to stand out from other applicants.
George Brough started building motorcycles shortly after the First World War. The machines were named Brough Superior both to distinguish them from his father's Brough machines and to denote the highest levels of performance and quality of manufacture. Throughout the 1920s and 1930s the name Brough Superior was synonymous with the very best in motorcycle design. The machines gained fame in the hands of riders such as Bert le Vack Eric Fernihough Noel Pope and of course T E Lawrence 'Lawrence of Arabia'.
Emily's off to a winter wonderland - the Arctic Circle! Will she catch a glimpse of a polar bear? With the polar bear's home melting fast the frozen north is becoming a difficult place to raise their young - and a tiny polar bear cub lost on the sea ice needs Emily's help to find its mother again. Can Emily reunite Snowy with his mother and make all their Christmas wishes come true?
Enter an enchanted world of animal friends! Each cute animal has its own pair of pretty fairy wings and a special job to do in Misty Wood to make it a wonderful place to live. In book 1 Chloe the Kitten's wings sparkle as she flutters through Misty Wood decorating the cobwebs with shining dewdrops. Along the way she meets a little mouse who is lost and afraid. Can Chloe help him find his way home? Girls will fall in love with these gorgeous magical animal friends - kittens puppies bunnies and more - in an enchanted woodland setting. Perfect for fans of Holly Webb Rainbow Magic Secret Kingdom and Magic Kitten.