The Ladybug Prequel

Unspoken

Unspoken

"Ty Hillman" is an accomplished, 30-something, middleclass, business traveler and devoted family man, who finds himself temporarily relocated to California on an unexpected extended business trip, without his family. Separation anxiety, long-standing relationship issues and the lure of Californian sun and fun compel Ty to bestow some of his deepest hopes and many of his greatest fears in a sultry Californian co-worker, "McKenzee Rivers".After nearly eight months, of his temporary assignment, corporate praise and a job well-done, leads this ambivalent Afro-centric journeymen's, into a locating temporary residence in to complete his assignment.McKenzee's southern hospitalities and tranquil demeanor inspired a customary and effective work relationship, as well as a familiar fascination with her new boss. Corporate loyalties turned into mutual admiration; admiration evolved into individual respect; respect swiftly brought on personal affection. Within a short period of time, their similarities bonded them in ways they had never anticipated in a union of commonalities.Lust, passion and devotion accompany him on an international and emotional search for redemption from the throws of lies unspoken.

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Author : Todd B. Hepburn
Publisher : Kollectiv Publishing
Release : 2011-07-21
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 9780984420117


Good Books Matter

Good Books Matter

Based on extensive research on the features that make children's books appealing and appropriate, this valuable teacher resource offers guidance on selecting books, strategies for specific grade levels, suggestions for extension, and tips for assessment. This teacher-friendly book is organized around the major genres -- traditional literature, picture books, nonfiction, poetry, and multicultural texts -- that will inspire young readers. Throughout the book, teachers will find suggestions for using literature to implement shared reading, reading aloud, and response strategies with emergent, developing, and independent readers.

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Genre : Education
Author : Shelley Stagg Peterson
Publisher : Pembroke Publishers Limited
Release : 2008
Total Pages : 184 Pages
ISBN : 9781551382326


What Do Your Ears Look Like

What Do Your Ears Look Like

Do ladybugs have healing powers? Do ladybugs come in different colors? What do their ears look like? In this colorful sequel, Chloe discovers she doesn't know everything about ladybugs and realizes she's not a very good listener either. Follow Chloe and her ladybug friend as they answer the question, What Do Your Ears Look Like?

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author : Angela Schumer
Publisher :
Release : 2014-05-06
Total Pages : 24 Pages
ISBN : 1629028738


No Tomorrow

No Tomorrow

The people we love are thieves. They steal our hearts. They steal our breath. They steal our sanity. And we let them. Over and over and over again. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * They say you never forget your first love. Mine was a homeless musician who wandered straight into my soul. He was my first everything. And fourteen years later, I still can't get him out of my head. He broke all my rules. He also broke my heart. I watched him climb to stardom, cheering him on from afar. But I was never a fan; just a girl in love. Like a tornado, he spiraled, leaving a path of destruction in his wake. But love conquers all, right? It has to. Because here I stand, ravaged and ruined, needing it to be true. We can't go back, but I want to. Back to the park. Back to when he sang only for me. Before he was famous. Before he shattered my heart. I thought I knew everything about him. But I could not have been more wrong. He promised me every tomorrow. And here I am, waiting. And hoping. Again.

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Author : Carian Cole
Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Release : 2018-09-13
Total Pages : 626 Pages
ISBN : 1727613244


Layla The Ladybug Used Wisdom And Not Her Emotions

Layla The Ladybug Used Wisdom And Not Her Emotions

Kids remember, try to bring that negative situation to a positive outcome. The first thing to do is to think it out before reacting. It is good to take a few minutes and think about how to improve a situation. Try to turn the disappointment into a celebration.

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Author : Darlington Johnson
Publisher :
Release : 2016-01-10
Total Pages : 26 Pages
ISBN : 0692595635


The Book Of Lost Friends

The Book Of Lost Friends

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the bestselling author of Before We Were Yours comes a dramatic historical novel of three young women searching for family amid the destruction of the post–Civil War South, and of a modern-day teacher who learns of their story and its vital connection to her students’ lives. “An absorbing historical . . . enthralling.”—Library Journal Bestselling author Lisa Wingate brings to life startling stories from actual “Lost Friends” advertisements that appeared in Southern newspapers after the Civil War, as newly freed slaves desperately searched for loved ones who had been sold away. Louisiana, 1875: In the tumultuous era of Reconstruction, three young women set off as unwilling companions on a perilous quest: Hannie, a freed slave; Lavinia, the pampered heir to a now destitute plantation; and Juneau Jane, Lavinia’s Creole half sister. Each carries private wounds and powerful secrets as they head for Texas, following roads rife with vigilantes and soldiers still fighting a war lost a decade before. For Lavinia and Juneau Jane, the journey is one of stolen inheritance and financial desperation, but for Hannie, torn from her mother and siblings before slavery’s end, the pilgrimage west reignites an agonizing question: Could her long-lost family still be out there? Beyond the swamps lie the limitless frontiers of Texas and, improbably, hope. Louisiana, 1987: For first-year teacher Benedetta Silva, a subsidized job at a poor rural school seems like the ticket to canceling her hefty student debt—until she lands in a tiny, out-of-step Mississippi River town. Augustine, Louisiana, is suspicious of new ideas and new people, and Benny can scarcely comprehend the lives of her poverty-stricken students. But amid the gnarled live oaks and run-down plantation homes lie the century-old history of three young women, a long-ago journey, and a hidden book that could change everything.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : Lisa Wingate
Publisher : Ballantine Books
Release : 2020-04-07
Total Pages : 416 Pages
ISBN : 9781984819895


Bullet Train

Bullet Train

* NOW A MAJOR NEW FILM * FIVE KILLERS. ONE JOURNEY. BUT WHO WILL SURVIVE? Discover the original and propulsive thriller from the massive Japanese bestselling author. Satoshi looks like an innocent schoolboy but he is really a viciously cunning psychopath. Kimura's young son is in a coma thanks to him, and Kimura has tracked him onto the bullet train heading from Tokyo to Morioka to exact his revenge. But Kimura soon discovers that they are not the only dangerous passengers onboard. Nanao, the self-proclaimed 'unluckiest assassin in the world', and the deadly partnership of Tangerine and Lemon are also travelling to Morioka. A suitcase full of money leads others to show their hands. Why are they all on the same train, and who will get off alive at the last station? (Bullet Train was originally published in Japan with the title Maria Beetle.) 'A locked-room crime drama played out at 200mph' The Times 'A high-octane thriller... Thoroughly enjoyable' Guardian Readers are OBSESSED with Bullet Train: 'Original, quirky and highly entertaining' 'A dark-humoured, twisty thriller that's a lot of fun' 'One of the most addictive thrillers I've ever read... smart and cinematic' 'What an original novel! Exciting from beginning to end' 'A whole lot of darkly comic fun' 'A thrilling ride'

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Genre : Fiction
Author : Kotaro Isaka
Publisher : Random House
Release : 2021-04-01
Total Pages : 402 Pages
ISBN : 9781473581432


James And The Giant Peach

James And The Giant Peach

From the World's No. 1 Storyteller, James and the Giant Peach is a children's classic that has captured young reader's imaginations for generations. One of TIME MAGAZINE’s 100 Best Fantasy Books of All Time After James Henry Trotter's parents are tragically eaten by a rhinoceros, he goes to live with his two horrible aunts, Spiker and Sponge. Life there is no fun, until James accidentally drops some magic crystals by the old peach tree and strange things start to happen. The peach at the top of the tree begins to grow, and before long it's as big as a house. Inside, James meets a bunch of oversized friends—Grasshopper, Centipede, Ladybug, and more. With a snip of the stem, the peach starts rolling away, and the great adventure begins! Roald Dahl is the author of numerous classic children’s stories including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG, and many more! “James and the Giant Peach remains a favorite among kids and parents alike nearly 60 years after it was first published, thanks to its vivid imagery, vibrant characters and forthright exploration of mature themes like death and hope.” —TIME Magazine

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author : Roald Dahl
Publisher : Penguin
Release : 2007-08-16
Total Pages : 160 Pages
ISBN : 9781101653005


Lucky Ride

Lucky Ride

The last person Kade Jenkins expected to road trip with was his best friend’s little sister, Eden Wilcox. She was sassy and all too real for him. Not to mention the fact that she was the one person who he couldn’t seem to impress—no matter what he did. Sharing a car with Kade was one thing. But getting caught in a snow storm and being forced to share a bed with him was something else entirely. She was almost certain she could hear him doing unspeakable things to himself in the shower. Why hadn’t he shut the bathroom door? It was all sin city from there. And when he’s asked to fill in for the original best man, he and Eden are thrown together every which way. He is not the best best man. He is thy enemy. Thy enemy who looks smoking hot in a tuxedo and can rub against her in all the right ways…too bad he wasn’t the type to fall in love and she wasn’t the type to fall for a rich guy like him. It’s not all about what happens in Vegas…

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Genre : Fiction
Author : Ashley Bostock
Publisher : Ashley Bostock
Release : 2022-08-06
Total Pages : 130 Pages
ISBN : 9781948402385


The Dark Above

The Dark Above

In this sequel to the critically-acclaimed novel that grabbed fans of X-Files and Stranger Things, Jeremy Finley returns with another thriller full of aliens and government cover-ups. For most of his life, William Chance has been the living proof that his grandmother and her fellow researchers into missing people were right all along about the terror from the stars. Now, he’s avoiding the limelight and hiding out from everyone, including his family. He knows he can avoid everything, except for the nightmares: fires, storms, disease and violence – he dreams of it all. When he’s suddenly exposed, he finds that the media, government operatives and renegade true believers are desperate to find him, but he has another mission. Joined by a girl with terrifying abilities, he begins a desperate journey across the United States to find the others who share his dreams to stop what could be the final days of the world. Jeremy Finley’s debut The Darkest Time of Night was called “outstanding” in a starred review from Publishers Weekly and was a June 2018 SIBA Okra Selection. Now, he continues the story of Lynn and William, fifteen years later in a new fast-paced novel full of suspense and government cover-ups, perfect for thriller and supernatural fans alike.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : Jeremy Finley
Publisher : St. Martin's Press
Release : 2019-07-23
Total Pages : 336 Pages
ISBN : 9781250147295