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The Grace Stories
It's 1808...and Grace's world is about to change - from her tough life as a mudlark on the River Thames in London, to the adventures and challenges she faces as a servant girl in a new country. Journey with Grace across all four...
Where are You, Banana?
From two much-loved creators comes a warm and humorous story about a boy, a dog, and an ingenious rescue that will delight the whole family.
The Forever House
The Forever House is Fenella's cubby house, and for her it's a magical place. When she was younger, she and her best friend Matilda used to pretend it could fly them anywhere in the world. It's still a place where Fenella goes...
It's 1808 and Grace is living with her uncle in London. They have no money, and Grace is always lonely and often hungry. One afternoon Grace can't resist taking a shiny red apple from a grocer's cart - and then another... Before...
Too Loud Lily
Everyone in her family says Lily is too loud. She is too loud at home - she wakes the baby. She is too loud at school too. But when Miss Loopiola comes to teach drama, Lily Hippo finds she is just loud enough for the school play!...
One Foot Wrong
A child is imprisoned in a house by her reclusive religious parents. Hester has never seen the outside world. The story told by Hester is often dark and terrible, but the sheer blazing brilliance of her language and the imagery...
A Friend for Grace
Grace's journey continues in this, the second of four books about a convict girl who is given a second chance. Grace is on board the Indispensable , being transported to New South Wales from London to start new her life as a...
Grace and Glory
Grace's life as a servant gets off to a shaky start. Her master, Tom, is strict, and even though Grace means to be helpful and hardworking, she is soon in trouble. But there are good things in her new life, too - her kind...
A Home for Grace
It's 1808...and Grace loves caring for baby Alice and working with her mistress, Beth, on the property at Rose Hill. Grace tries so hard to be a good servant - but still her master, Tom, doesn't trust her. Does he blame her for...
Sophie the Chatterbox
When Sophie fessed up after putting a snake in Ms. Moffly's desk, she learned that being honest pays off. Now it's all truth, all the time for this third-grader. But Sophie blabs so much that the other kids in class start calling...
Sophie the Awesome
Sophie Miller's life is boring. She's not the oldest or the youngest, the tallest or the shortest. She's not even the only Sophie in her third-grade class. Sophie knows she's special. And she's come up with the perfect name to...
Sophie the Hero
For use in schools and libraries only. Sophie is positive that she's discovered her perfect name this time--Sophie the Hero! But being a hero might be tougher than this 3rd grader expected. She's supposed to save the day, not...
Sophie the Zillionaire
When Sophie finds $50 on the sidewalk, it gives her a great idea for a new name: Sophie the Zillionaire. But snooty Mindy Von Boffmann already has a $100 of her own. Sophie has to make more money--and fast. Illustrations.
Boris Monster, Scared of Nothing
Boris is one mean-looking monster. So mean, in fact, that he can't look at himself in the mirror. Boris's rough exterior acts as a defence, while contributing to his fear. When he takes up ballet, Boris learns, through the...
One Foot Wrong
Hester is a young girl of dark beginnings and few words. She is kept at home by her painfully reclusive parents and allowed no contact with the world. And yet Hester finds joy in life's ordinary moments. But from the moment Hester...
Sophie the Hero
For use in schools and libraries only. Sophie is positive she's discovered her perfect name this time--Sophie the Hero! But being a hero might be tougher than she expects. Sophie's supposed to save the day, not cause more trouble!...
Laura Horelli: N.B.K. Ausstellungen, Band 12
In her video works, Berlin-based Laura Horelli (born 1976) uses the documentary idiom to explore communication and miscommunication in the globalized world, as well as memory and personal history, emphasizing reality as a...