The Nancy Drew Sleuth Book by Carolyn Keene

By Carolyn Keene

Nancy Drew likes to proportion her information for fixing mysteries with the Detective membership, a gaggle of her buddies from River Heights. Get the news on Nancy’s sleuthing secrets—like what your handwriting says approximately your character, the best way to determine fingerprints, or even how you can seize a ghost! Get a clue with Nancy Drew!

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Soul to Soul: Fourteen Gatherings for Reflection and Sharing by Christine Robinson,Alicia Hawkins

By Christine Robinson,Alicia Hawkins

From the writers of center to center: Fourteen Gatherings for mirrored image and Sharing comes this choice of fourteen extra gatherings on your small team ministry or different religious sharing workforce. masking wide-ranging subject matters equivalent to habit, grieving and private resilience, Soul to Soul deals new possibilities to discover lifestyles concerns with others. The easy-to-use structure contains an essay, inspiring quotations and thought-provoking routines for person mirrored image and for sharing with others at each one gathering-plus worthy recommendation and recommendations for leaders. easy but poignant, those gatherings are bound to convey peace, development and notion to any small group.

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The Winter War: A Novel by William Durbin

By William Durbin

while the Soviet Union invades its tiny neighbor Finland in November 1939, Marko volunteers to assist the battle attempt. although his leg was once weakened via polio, he can ski good, and he turns into a messenger at the entrance line, snowboarding in white camouflage during the forests at evening. The darkish wooded area is terrifying, and so are the chances opposed to the Finns: the Russians have four instances as many infantrymen and 30 occasions as many planes. they've got 3000 tanks, whereas the Finns have 30. yet a tank is not any assist in the snowy forest–a boy on skis is. And the Russians don’t comprehend iciness the best way the Finns do, or what tricky guerrilla warriors the Finns are. Marko groups up with one other messenger, Karl. steadily Marko learns that Karl’s complete relatives used to be killed through the Russians. And Karl has a secret–he’s fairly Kaari, a lady who joined as much as get revenge for her family’s deaths.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Jungle Freeze-Frame by Barry Seymour Brett

By Barry Seymour Brett

a special choice of brief funny non-fiction tales initially written for the English Language Press in South the US. every one tale highlights the diversities among the attitudes of the Amazon Jungle and Rainforest cultures and compares them with the Californian way of life. the various articles have sharp political undertones, and plenty of query our personal values and trust procedure. the writer lived in Huntington seashore, California, for over thirty years yet has spent 4 of the prior six years within the Amazon Jungle urban of Iquitos and used to be current in any respect of the occasions defined. With a inhabitants impending part one million, remoted, and without highway approach connecting it to different elements of the kingdom, Iquitos however is a colourful and colourful urban. just about all the tales revolve round events in or round the urban. because the reader immerses his or herself into the storylines it turns into abundantly transparent that the rainforest groups be afflicted by severe poverty. An attempt has been made to painting now not exclusively the ugliness, but additionally the great thing about a superb loving worrying tradition threatened by means of questionable western values. the various tales are very emotional. Readers will giggle and cry as they input the area of the rainforest and percentage their lifestyle. someone making plans or dreaming approximately vacationing the rainforest groups will locate those articles of significant price in studying the interior story.

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The Shining Ones: The World’s Most Powerful Secret Society by Philip Gardiner,Gary Osborn

By Philip Gardiner,Gary Osborn

“The Shining Ones” have been individuals of a complicated tradition that was once nearly misplaced; yet their knowledge and their energy survived. They preserved the secrets and techniques in their complicated wisdom in mythology and legend; they embedded their mystery codes in symbolism in artwork, structure, the secret traditions and literary works – together with the Bible.

The authors have came across lines of the impact of “The Shining Ones” in the entire significant religions with roots within the historical global. Gardiner and Osborn have came across that their secrets and techniques and rituals were hidden and preserved throughout the centuries, via the Knights Templar, the Rosicrucians and the Freemasons to the current day. in addition, they think that the evolution of civilization has been manipulated by way of a mystery and robust staff of initiates descended from “The Shining Ones”. they could determine their impact at the back of technology, faith, mysticism and philosophy – and, after all, within the area of strong politics.

This is a unprecedented tale of intrigue and gear play at a truly human and political point. however it is usually the revelation that the ”Shining Ones” had wisdom of the deep non secular fact that lies on the middle of mankind’s longing for an knowing of the that means of lifestyles and to accomplish salvation.

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Secret Summer by Narvel Annable

By Narvel Annable

here's a heartrending story of younger love. Narvel Annable reaches down into the thrill and sorrows of his earlier to supply an autobiographic account of experience, ardour and discomfort. A cracking whodunit; it contains a lacking individual and agreement killers from the unforgiving felony underworld of Detroit. slightly out of his young people, Simeon is homesick for his cherished Derbyshire, yet falls in love with a mysterious tough-guy known as Ahmed. The storyline explores a mix of magic and threat following incompatible personalities, desperately attempting to make their dating paintings within the homophobic panorama of Detroit, January 1966.
Why mystery? simply because while you're younger, while you're in love and while you are homosexual in 1966 - it has to be mystery. You lust in mystery, hunt in mystery and love in mystery. See Simeon in love; a rollercoaster, a frantic mix of anguish and ecstasy spanning the Atlantic Ocean. He has no help keep for that which was once on hand from the usually unreliable global of homosexual males who have been riddled with all their very own own difficulties, repressions and hang-ups.
“Another quirky corker within the Derbyshire secret sequence from the irrepressible Narvel Annable. A Boy’s personal tale from 1966; it's a such a lot pleasing read.”
Peter Tatchell

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Sir John & the Dragon's Boast by R.P. Edwards,David Edwards

By R.P. Edwards,David Edwards

Evil will triumph until the King's champion is located. yet, who's he? and will even he very likely be successful opposed to a dragon...like no different? Sir John & the Dragon's Boast is a fiction, a myth, however it can also be a Christian allegory that speaks to the problems of our day, in addition to to the issues...of eternity. Kings, Kingdoms, villains, heroes, love, hate, jealousy, generosity; a narrative for the younger and the no longer so younger, and a mild reminder that earlier than honor...comes humility.

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Painting on Rocks for Kids by Lin Wellford

By Lin Wellford

good day little ones! you could create impressive creatures, exceptional toys and wild presents to your family and friends. All it takes is a few paint, a couple of rocks and your imagination!

Decorate your room. Make doorstops or bookends. or simply paint anything for enjoyable. Easy-to-follow photographs and directions aid you create:

  • Rockasaurus! (Who would not need a dinosaur for a pet?)
  • Stone structures ideal for developing your personal city
  • Rockburgers and different enjoyable foods--you wouldn’t are looking to devour those, yet they yes glance tasty
  • Cootie insects and racecars (Which one is quicker? You decide!)
  • Realistic lizards able to installed your family's backyard (gasp!) or the terrarium on your room
  • Flowers that by no means wilt--and by no means must be watered
  • Weird eggs! (Could be extraterrestrial beings, might be dragons--who understands? Hatch them and locate out.)
  • Teddy bears lovable adequate to cuddle!

You'll tips on how to draw every one layout on a rock with a pencil, then paint the main points in no matter what shades you opt. you may make every one undertaking glance like the genuine factor or wild or wacky. the alternative is yours--and so is the fun!

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Uncle Denny by Don Meyer

By Don Meyer

an enormous heist long gone undesirable, one staff blaming the opposite, successful guy despatched to settle the ranking and one way or the other all this is often approximately to play out in Sheriff Tom Monason’s city, which simply occurs to be correct in the course of a dazzling snow storm.

Uncle Denny: the 3rd and ultimate installment within the Sheriff Tom Monason trilogy.

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