This cute adventure is a wonderful choice for nap or bedtime. All alone. His only friend was the moon. One night while wandering in the woods in search of his friend, he hears a small voice calling out "hello," sees a reflection of the moon in a pond, and assumes it's his friend. Under the pond is a small fish, who also talks to the moon's reflection.
The two share stories all night until the sun rises, the moon disappears, and they finally meet. The illustrations are beautiful and lend a magical touch to this quiet story of finding friendship in the most unlikely places. Endnotes contain interesting historical information on each location. From a bustling marketplace in Peking to a monastery in the Wudang Mountains, kids are treated to a wonderful perspective of a vast and historical China at the turn of the 20th century.
Caleb Christopher, a young mouse page in King Arthur's castle, dreams of becoming a brave knight of the Round Table, preserving his family name, and following in the "pawsteps" of his famous father and grandfather. Before he can participate in the Harvest Tournament, a competition leading to knighthood, his grandfather is murdered, and the Camelot mice suspect the animals from the Darkling Woods. Caleb believes an old enemy plans an invasion of Camelot, and he sets out to unite the rodent population, the forest animals, and the humans two-leggers , after discovering that the Sword in the Stone, which appears at Camelot's darkest times, has returned.
Along the way he befriends year-old Galahad, the son of Sir Lancelot, and the two heroes face parallel battles against the invading Saxon weasels and soldiers. In this first action-packed adventure of the Mice of the Round Table series, readers will root for this small hero in his quest to save the legendary Camelot and the Knights of the Round Table. This second delightful book in The Gateway series finds Amelia and her friend Charlie anxiously awaiting the arrival of special guests to her parents' newly renovated Gateway Hotel.
Aptly named, the Gateway receives alien guests from other worlds via worm holes in the galaxy. While awaiting the arrival of the seaweed-loving, small, fuzzy, Warriors of Brin-Hask, Amelia's dad discovers cybertronic red-eyed rats under the kitchen floor. When the warriors arrive, King Hibble decides to battle the vermin. It was impossible to know what was going on, as the battle was all below the floor, but Amelia quickly learned to tell the difference between the high-pitched squeals of the rats and the joyous battle cries of the Brin-Hask. To be continued …. While preparations for Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee celebration are in full swing at Buckingham Palace, a secret mouse society underneath the Palace is also preparing for a parallel celebration.
With schools, military, royalty, and industries, it is a world of the Great Truth: "For every human on earth, there is a mouse doing the same job, and doing it better. Tormented by bullies at the Royal Mews Mouse Academy, he runs away and begins searching for clues to his heritage. From the royal stables to the Queen's chambers, the plucky little hero converses with animals and humans, uncovers royal secrets, and is unaware of spies stalking him. As two worlds collide, readers and listeners will enjoy the adventure, humor, and pluck of a small hero, who finds his purpose in life and a marvelous destiny.
Even the bat rhymes are entertaining! This second book in the Robin Hoodlum Adventure series finds twelve-year-old Robyn Loxley, along with her band of misfit kids, continuing their fight against the evil dictator, Ignomus Crown and his oppressive government. Her ultimate goal of rescuing her parents from Crown's castle becomes a possibility as she enters the Iron Teen competition.
Finalists are rewarded with a special dinner at the governor's mansion, where Robin believes her mother and other political prisoners are held. With the Crown increasing the reward for her capture and tightening security, Robin and her friends find new ways to execute their heists for the poor citizens of Nott City. Although Robyn is fulfilling her destiny, she struggles with balancing her own selfish desires and those of the rebellion. A memorable heroine and colorful characters continue to entertain readers with courage and daring deeds.
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To go on an adventurous trip somewhere at least ten light years away. To set off on any unusual expedition, not knowing what its outcome will be. Non-invasive fishing for the colorful bongo fish in the Pleiades. Slang: 'Let's bongo down to Orion, man. Familiar with American culture from previous visits, Sam, loves American glazed donuts and listens to Count Basie on the interstellar radio. Subsequent visits become new adventures of manufacturing fuel a concoction of broccoli, bubblegum, baking soda, and vinegar in James' kitchen, finding a cure for Sputnik James' cat , which has the Bleagles Pleiades blue measles , learning to fly a rocket cycle, and rescuing Sam and Edna from a mysterious and deranged Zimborian therapist in Area 51's restricted area.
Short on science fiction, but full of humor and zaniness, James, Sam, and Edna are permanent fixtures in fiction, and hopefully, will return for more adventures. Unbeknownst to eighth grader Ryan Quinn, his parents belong to the Emergency Rescue Committee, a secret organization that rescues people around the world from certain death since World War II. Ryan's father has been using his diplomatic assignments from a UN program as a cover for their mission and secretly training Ryan since he was young for this dangerous work.
Now living in New York City, Ryan discovers his parents' secret, when his father disappears on a business trip to an Asian country near China. When his mother is abducted and held as ransom for the return of a blogger, who has been exposing sensitive information to the world about the military dictatorship in Andakar, Ryan decides to find his father.
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