Emily is delighted when her family returns to Brightport but their attempts to follow Neptune's orders to bring humans and merfolk together seem doomed. Thrown out of mermaid school and scorned by her old enemy Mandy Rushton Emily goes in search of the lost sirens who were banished by Neptune to a top secret undersea cavern. Only when she uncovers the sirens' true story can she put the pieces of her own life back together.
Mira September 2009 The werecat council has three cardinal laws – and headstrong Faythe stands accused of breaking two of them: infecting a human with her supernatural skills and killing him to cover her tracks. With the death penalty hanging over her head, Faythe has no escape route left. That is, until a shapeshifter informs the pride of a rash of rogue strays terrorising his land. Yet this threat is nothing like any they’ve seen before. Only Faythe has the knowledge to save the pride, but can she prove her worth? Or will the council’s verdict condemn them all…?
Model engineers DIY enthusiasts and other amateur home craftsmen are from time to time called upon to work with sheet metal. These people may be newcomers to the techniques and working with limited funds and equipment. This introduction has been written for them. Whether folding a chassis for a piece of equipment beating or spinning a curved shape drilling or punching holes or repairing a tank or car panel the how and why is simply explained in this comprehensive book.
It is spring and the new baby lamb is hungry. 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.
Cherish November 2011 Thunder Canyon Homecoming Erin Castro comes to Montana to uncover clues to her past. Six feet of devilishly handsome cowboy is a distraction she doesn’t need. But Texas oil heir Corey Traub isn’t leaving until he gets to know Thunder Canyon’s mystery woman a whole lot better. Until Erin’s search for her true family threatens to come between them…A Thunder Canyon Christmas Elise Clifton is back in Thunder Canyon for a family reunion – with her newly discovered parents. Now rumours are flying about the woman behind the town’s hottest story and Matt Cates – the tall, dark, gorgeous cowboy with a wild playboy reputation! He’s making Elise long to turn the past into a future…with him.
Intrigue April 2012 “Nobody’s messing with my baby.”When Nick wakes up in a hospital room with a case of amnesia – and a beautiful woman at his bedside, he can only remember being held captive for five gruelling years. Surely he wouldn’t forget someone as easy on the eyes as Laura. But Laura assures him that she and their son are very real.Laura never forgot the man who stole her heart six years ago – even after he disappeared. She knows Nick will someday have to face his demons. But that day comes sooner than imagined when their son is kidnapped. Now he and Laura must rescue their child – and their last chance for a future together.
A grumpy pug who’s a horrible pig! A pony who dreams of being a unicorn! Aaron Blabey’s cheeky picture books are for little folk who like to laugh LARGE.
Get the feel-better factor from Maeve Binchy as she teams up with artist Wendy Shea to bring us ACHES & PAINS. This gem of a book includes: Five things you can say to annoy the patient in the next bed How to put on elastic stockings Six ways to make non-alcoholic drinks bearable How to be the perfect hospital visitor Unusual but essential things for your medicine cupboard Filled with fun warmth and wisdom for which Maeve Binchy is famous ACHES & PAINS is the perfect alternative to a Get Well card.
*Lots of questions including those that require longer text answers give students plenty of practice on all types of exam questions. *Stretch questions and take it further sections provide the right level of a challenge for the higher tier. *Grade Studio worked examples with examiner commentary helps students to understand how to move up the grade scale to achieve an A*. *End of chapter exam-style questions and examiner tips provide thorough exam preparation. *Written to incorporate higher-order thinking skills and featuring extra physics and maths to appeal to high achievers.
Bring the Skylanders to life with this jam-packed sticker book featuring Spyro Trigger Happy Gill Grunt and many more characters from the ground-breaking video game.
An updated version of the highly successful Advanced Grammar in Use. This third edition with answers is ideal for self-study. The book contains 100 units of grammar reference and practice materials with photos and illustrations in full colour and a user-friendly layout. It is ideal for learners preparing for the Cambridge Advanced Proficiency or IELTS examinations and is informed by the Cambridge International Corpus which ensures the language is authentic and up-to-date. Versions without answers or with a CD-ROM are available to purchase separately.
Malta and Gozo pack glorious variety into its small archipelago. Here you'll find prehistoric temples, fossil-studded cliffs, hidden coves, thrilling scuba diving and a history of remarkable intensity. Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of Malta & Gozo, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice: Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including customs, history, art, music, architecture, politics,...
I come from Des Moines. Somebody had to'. And as soon as Bill Bryson was old enough he left. Des Moines couldn't hold him but it did lure him back. After ten years in England he returned to the land of his youth and drove almost 14 000 miles in search of a mythical small town called Amalgam the kind of trim and sunny place where the films of his youth were set. Instead his search led him to Anywhere USA; a lookalike strip of gas stations motels and hamburger outlets populated by lookalike people with a penchant for synthetic fibres. Travelling around thirty-eight of the lower states - united only in their mind-numbingly dreary uniformity - he discovered a continent that was doubly lost; lost to itself because blighted by greed pollution mobile homes and television; lost to him because he had become a stranger in his own land. The Lost Continent is a classic of travel literature - hilariously...
A new memoir from Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author Cathy Glass. When Cathy receives a call about a terminally ill widower terrified of leaving his son all alone in the world she is wracked with sadness and indecision. Can she risk exposing her own young children to a little boy on the brink of bereavement? Eight year old Michael is part of a family of two but with his beloved father given only months to live and his mother having died when he was a toddler he could soon become an orphan. Will Cathy's own young family be able to handle a child in mourning? To Cathy's surprise her children insist that this boy deserves to be as happy as they are prompting Cathy to welcome Michael into her home. A cheerful and carefree new member of the family Michael devotedly prays every night believing that when the time is right angels will come and take his Daddy to be with his Mummy in...