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Rats: Murder in a Mining Town
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Rats is set in a western Pennsylvania coal mining town in the 1920s. Billy Hart tries to clear his father, the town's chief of the Coal and Iron Police, from suspicion of the murder of a mysterious stranger. In his quest Billy faces many dangers and gains surprising new insights about people he thought he knew well. Recommended for ages 8-13.
Tubby the Forgotten Tugboat
Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Over the years, Tubby the Tugboat has gotten used to spending his days forgotten in Backwater Bay. But that's changing. One way or another, Tubby is about to become useful once again-and that's why he and his friends are worried. Is Tubby on his way to the scrap yard? Or is there still a place in the world for an undersized tugboat like Tubby? Read the story and find out!
Freedom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by Enchanted Pony Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In this first book in the Freedom Trilogy, twelve-year-old Jani discovers the vengeful spirit of an enraged mustang in the barn at her new house.
A Tail of Two Tigers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 310. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Will two groups of tigers, orange tails and white tails, divided by tail color, finally learn to get along? Find out by reading "A Tail of Two Tigers" a book that explores racism in a child-friendly way.
'I want ice cream!'
Series: Snippets. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes, you can have too much of a good thing. New illustrated edition with artwork by Janice Carr.
Zachary Zombie and the Lost Boy
Series: Stories for Demented Children, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zachary Zombie is searching for newts in the forest. He finds a lost boy instead. When the boy asks nicely for help getting to his home in the village, Zachary agrees. Things are bound to go wrong when a magical stag, a pretty woman at the edge of a cliff, a party in the cemetery and villagers with torches and pitchforks are mixed with a craving for brainsss.
When the Tiger Roars
Price: $1.10 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
'When the Tiger Roars' is a fictional story of two boys, John and Walter, living in Brooksville. Life in this town was peaceful until a tiger was heard roaring. As if the tiger menace was not enough, the people of this town were being robbed by an unknown culprit. This is when John decides to uncover the mystery with the help of his friend Walter. The book is ideal for young readers.
Arthur King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,140. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Celebrity chef Miss La Fay is a recipe for disaster. Unbeknown to her millions of fans right across the globe, the sorceress is cooking up a plot to take over the world; all that stands in her way is a small boy called Arthur King, and Merlin, the hapless wizard of mythical yore. Will the pair stop her, or will the taste of Morgan's spells, 'like cheese and chutney melts' prove to be too good?
Idlewild Summer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Idlewild Summer is a story of community, friendship, and forgiveness. It's June of 1965 in Idlewild, Michigan. The Civil Right's Act passed last year and many of the top African American performers are choosing larger cities. Eleven–year–old, Della, who visits her Grandmother every summer in Idlewild, decides to help save the dying town.
Simian's Lair: A Tale From The Land of Verne
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Stonehenge Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Four orphans from the land of Verne are lured into Simian's Lair - a dark abode whose purpose has been lost to the ravages of time. In it dwells an evil that must be cleansed, and from it, they must retrieve a secret that's been locked away for centuries. Join them, along with Madam Patrice and Master Rickett, on a journey where courage is found in the darkest of places.
Icky Foods Make Me Sick
Series: Picture books for children, Book 4 · Children's books, Book 4 · Ebooks for children, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 640. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
This 18-page colorful picture ebook is about a very young girl named Susie Snorz, who is very fussy about what she eats. Susie, who can't stand to see her baby brother enjoy anything, gets really mad one day because her baby brother is enjoying something she thought would be icky. She learns new things can be good. Appendix contains large black and white pictures for coloring. Age: 2-5 year old.
Dreamworlds: Footprints and Pawprints
Series: Dreamworlds, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 25,200. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(3.80 from 5 reviews)
One boy’s footprints strayed into a stray Gate and walked a forbidden path. Then he was brought to a new Dreamworld, there to begin a Journey new. One wolfcat’s pawprints stepped out for the first time to guide the steps of a lost boy, to stand in the way of all that may harm him, to keep him from walking into trouble... or at least, to try.
Toy Stand
Price: Free! Words: 20,730. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An appreciation for creative technology, invention, children, adventure, and the connections between us… An imaginatively original twist. Three 3rd graders encounter a strange operation… a young inventor selling toys in quiet neighborhoods, much like kids selling lemonade. However, the toys must be purchased before their actual construction, forcing the buyer to invest in unknown ideas...
Um Carro De Bois Que Transportava Logos
Price: $5.80 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 15, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Neste livro, o autor, realiza um trabalho etno-literário: mergulha no sertão e narra de forma apologética o relacionamento entre adultos que querem ser crianças e crianças que querem ser adultos; a poesia que quer ser prosa e por sua vez pretende ser romance, distanciando, muitas vezes, dos “centros civilizatórios”.
Little Comics: Where Are We?
Series: Little Comics for Little Readers. Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Where Are We? is a black and white comic book written for beginning readers of all ages. The vocabulary is slightly more challenging than the Little Comics for Little Readers series. Two boys and a dog find what looks like a mirror, but it takes them on an unexpected adventure.
Die Kaliberkipper
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 33,180. Language: German. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Einsamkeit führt die zwölfjährige Kiki an den Ort ihrer Träume: in den verwunschenen Wald der einsamen Stimmen. Doch mit überdimensionalen Kräften ausgestattete Kaliberkipper drohen alles zu zerstören. Als sie auch Menschenkinder verwandeln wollen, hilft nur noch Kikis Selbstversuch …
Zombie Girl Invasion
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
When Neil shoots zombies in his imagination, they’re horrible and awful and they don’t have names. And then he meets Max, a zombie on the run from even worse zombies. Max is pretty nice, though. The thing is, Max isn’t just a zombie...Max is a girl zombie.
Lily's Ghosts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,340. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A sinister old house, an intriguing new friend, a fifty-year-old mystery, and a tag-team of disgruntled ghosts force 13-year-old Lily to unearth her family's deepest secrets in this multilayered tale that's both hilarious and harrowing, comic and creepy. "A slightly spooky, romantic mystery. This should be a movie just so tweens and teens will ask for the book." —Kirkus Reviews
The Secret in the Hidden Cave - Teacher's Guide
Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Literature » Educational
This is the companion teacher's guide to The Secret in the Hidden Cave, a middle grade novel for children ages 9 - 12. The questions, discussion prompts and activities were created by the author, a 30 year veteran teacher. This teacher's guide is appropriate for use in public, private and home school settings and may be reproduced or condensed as deemed necessary.
Other Girls Are So Pretty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
There on the dock three boys have carved tributes to Emily’s beautiful older sister. Both her girlfriends’ names have been linked to a boy’s there as well. Do you have to be pretty for a boy to like you? It seems so for the new boy, but Emily helps him overcome his problems anyway. What happens later is her reward.