Three friends. Three quests. Three mysterious predictions. In medieval Wales, eleven-year-old Prince Gavin, thirteen-year-old orphan Philip, and fifteen-year-old blacksmith's apprentice Bryan are brought together in friendship by one they call the Wild Man. When an advisor to the king is killed and a jewelled medallion is stolen from the king's treasury, the Wild Man is accused of the theft and murder. Filled with disbelief at the arrest of the Wild Man, the three friends embark upon a knight's quest to save their friend's life. To succeed, the three must confront their fears and insecurities, and one of them will have to disclose the biggest secret of all. Join Gavin, Philip, and Bryan on their quest and share the adventures that await them in the land of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.
For twelve-year-old Emily, the best thing about moving to San Francisco is that it's the home city of her literary idol: Garrison Griswold, book publisher and creator of the online sensation Book Scavenger (a game where books are hidden in cities all over the country and clues to find them are revealed through puzzles). Upon her arrival, however, Emily learns that Griswold has been attacked and is now in a coma, and no one knows anything about the epic new game he had been poised to launch.
The Horse with a Dragonfly on her Nose is a children’s book for all ages. Read about Maggie and her friend Ozzie the Dragonfly as she learns life lessons about friendship, instincts, nature’s life cycles, and the importance of memories.
Colorful, creative illustrations and a special type face make reading fun and easy for independent readers.
Parents will enjoy reading the book to younger children. Maggie also has a special website for children to email her with questions.
The new coach rekindles Andrea's interest in joining the junior high basketball team, but she's not so sure about being friendly with one of the other players.
Each time she thinks about stepping up to bat, Kelli relives the awful moment when a fast pitch caught her right in the face. She vowed she'd never play softball again .. but that was before she met Herman Hochman. It was a meeting that would turn her world upside down and start her back on the road to a championship season.
"The ball came to her so hard it stung her fingers, but Andrea clenched her teeth, dribbled across the lane and put up a sweeping hook shot that bounced around the rim and fell in. 'All right, Andre!' Paula cried. 'Way to hit the sky hook!'
It all started with a wayward soccer ball that left 9th-grader Dawn Davis with a black eye, a sore nose...and a date with a good-looking sophomore. Before she knows what's happening, Dawn's life is a rush of school and soccer, youth group and mixed-up friendships. How did she end up playing peacemaker for the soccer team's forward line? And can she be happy with her own "no glory" position on defense?
On a cold Colorado night, Oona Antunes leaves Crystal High's Winter Formal, walks deep into the woods, and lies down in the snow to die.
She awakens in the hospital, suffering the effects of frostbite and hypothermia. But her physical injuries aren't nearly as painful as the wound she can't name, the one she feels cutting deep into the core of who she is.
Silence is safe. Fate is not.
When Sovern Briggs survives a car crash, she stops talking in order to seal in the memory of the final sounds of her mother’s life. As conflict with her father builds and failure in school looms, Sovern seeks relief in a dangerous boyfriend and in speed’s adrenaline edge. These needs collide, leading Sovern to a snowboarding accident that changes her future…and perhaps that of our universe.
Join the Pemberton children as they experience the adventure of a lifetime.
Through circumstances beyond their control, they discover a powerful relic in the desert sands, and are cast into an epic tale that spans generations. Follow ancient maps, and battle sea beasts, in the land of Eylenda - as you become part of a larger story that began with the stars.