A cute and snuggly story to read all on your own, about a little dog who hears a scary sound in the night. It’s not often that we see a first reading series quite as adorable as Ready, Steady, Read!. It ticks all the boxes for you small readers. And it’s full of great features to help you learn. You’ll adore the cheerful pictures and seriously cute animals. But best of all are the games and activities linked to each story, which help to build your understanding. If you can already read easy words and want to stretch yourself further, we can’t think of a nicer way to do it.
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In her second novel Maria McCann returns to 17th Century England where life is struggling to return to normal after the horrific tumult of the Civil War. In the village of Spadboro Jonathan Dymond a 26-year old cider-maker who lives with his parents has until now enjoyed a quiet harmonious existence. As the novel opens a letter arrives from his uncle with a desperate request to speak with his father. When his father returns from the visit the next day all he can say is that Jonathan's uncle has died. Then Jonathan finds a fragment of the letter in the family orchard with talk of inheritance and vengeance. He resolves to unravel the mystery at the heart of his family - a mystery which will eventually threaten the lives and happiness of Jonathan and all those he holds dear.
OK, we’re all puzzled by life at times. But how do you solve a mystery when the whole world is an enigma? As autistic sleuth Keiran (smart in his own way) tries to solve a murder, he will well and truly steal your heart.
One for fridge note junkies! How many words does it take to say ‘I love you forever, goodbye’?
East Africa is the Africa of childhood longings, a wild realm of extraordinary landscapes, peoples and wildlife in one of our planet's most beautiful corners. Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of East Africa, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice: inspirational images, the best of local knowledge 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 gorilla tracking feature, full-colour wildlife guide to East Africa's national parks and a safari planning feature Coverage includes : Planning chapters, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Understand and Survival guide chapters.. By Anthony Ham , Stuart Butler , Mary Fitzpatrick , Trent Holden . 10th Edition Jul 2015. . 664 pages, 96 pp colour, 120 maps.
This pack contains one copy each of the following titles: PM Green: Families and Feasts (PM Plus Non-fiction) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Feeding the Lambs (PM Plus Non-fiction) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Food is Fun (PM Plus Non-fiction) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Healthy Food (PM Plus Non-fiction) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Making Party Food (PM Plus Non-fiction) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Where Does Food Come From? (PM Plus Non-fiction) Levels 14, 15
Your discretion and good behaviour would be most appreciated…" Returning to Castonbury Park is just another job for Colonel Ross Montague. With his family in disarray, he promises to do his utmost to see order and decorum restored once more. That is until he’s sidetracked by the beguiling eyes of Castonbury’s newest maid—Lisette. An affair would be most improper…but when neither can deny their blazing desire, all society’s rules are discarded. So, in a house where gossip is rife, Lisette must try her best to keep her salacious liaison a secret…!
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Her mother’s killer is on death row…or so Lily thought. The case is being reopened – by Detective John Tyler, the man who broke her heart the night of the murder. Only she can help him find the truth. But their reawakening passion is bound to be dangerous…
Here is the world we think we know presented to us as if for the very first time. From oral sex in the Oval Office to cowboy politics from Homer Simpson to O. J. Simpson from Princess Diana's funeral to the aftermath of September 11 from reality TV to hip-hop nation Mediated" takes us on a provocative tour of our media-drunk society. It is a brilliantly satirical treatise on our culture - the real and unreal times in which we live the cult of celebrity and our own narcissistic response to it. Read this book and nothing that you see or hear can any longer be taken for granted."
Paris July 1942: Sarah a ten year-old Jewish girl is arrested by the French police in the middle of the night along with her mother and father. Desperate to protect her younger brother she locks him in a cupboard and promises to come back for him as soon as she can. Paris May 2002: Julia Jarmond an American journalist is asked to write about the 60th anniversary of the Vel' d'Hiv'--the infamous day in 1942 when French police rounded up thousands of Jewish men women and children in order to send them to concentration camps. Sarah's Key is the poignant story of two families forever linked and haunted by one of the darkest days in France's past. In this emotionally intense page-turning novel Tatiana de Rosnay reveals the guilt brought on by long-buried secrets and the damage that the truth can inflict when they finally come unravelled.
Proud, powerful & full of Mediterranean passion The Mistress Purchase In the boardroom – and the bedroom – Leon was undefeated! He’d taken over one of France’s oldest perfume houses and the price included designer Sadie! Sadie was adamant he’d never own her, but he was intoxicating… The Demetrios Virgin Andreas needed a fiancée and he’d decided on Saskia. Saskia knew her new boss thought she was some kind of seductress. Sharing a room in his family’s villa, she had to tell him she was a virgin… Marco’s Convenient Wife Marco needed a marriage of convenience to his baby’s English nanny, Alice! But secretly in love with Marco, for Alice the wedding was torture! Marco was all too willing to show passion in public – but what about in private…?
The inside story of a thoroughly modern monarch told by the maker of ITV's upcoming documentary on Queen Elizabeth II's jubilee. This bestselling acclaimed biography of our Queen contains new material exclusive to the paperback edition. History has known no monarch like her. She has travelled farther than all her predecessors put together and lived longer than any of them. She has known more historic figures than anyone alive - from Churchill to Mandela de Gaulle to Obama. Now the distinguished royal writer Robert Hardman has been granted rare and privileged access to the world of Queen Elizabeth II to produce this enthralling new portrait of one of the most popular public figures on Earth. 'So much has changed around the Queen yet she has remained utterly true to herself ' says Hardman. 'There is this timeless quality about her. The more you talk to Her Majesty's family and to her people the more...
Dubai and Abu Dhabi pulse with verve, ambition and the ability to dream up and realise the most extreme of projects: the world's tallest building, a palm-tree-shaped island and the world's fastest roller coaster. Visiting these cities feels like a trip to the future. Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, 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 detailed shopping guide, info on the best dining options and a feature on travelling with children Coverage Includes: Planning chapters, Deira, Bur Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, Jumeirah, New Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Day Trips, Understand and Survival chapters.. By Andrea Schulte-Peevers , Jenny Walker...
Modern February 2010 Pregnant with De Angelis’ baby! Seeing Bethany Maguire’s captivating curves in a tantalising silk dress, Cristiano De Angelis indulges in one night of passion with this beauty. A string of society heiresses have graced his bed…what difference will one more make? Except virgin Bethany is no socialite. She was just house-sitting a glamorous apartment when she gave in to temptation and tried on one of the owner’s designer dresses! She doesn’t belong in Cristiano’s jet-set life, and when she discovers she’s pregnant she flees. But the billionaire won’t let her go that easily…