Download E-books Amazon Adventure PDF

By Willard Price

Hal and Roger Hunt crash-land into the center of a pioneering day trip to the unmapped areas of the best jungle on the earth: the Amazon. And whilst their venture to discover the uncharted territory of the Pastaza River is going off course... it is the survival of the fittest.

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Download E-books Bambi's Children: The Story of a Forest Family (Bambi's Classic Animal Tales) PDF

Meet the recent fawns within the woodland: the descendants of Bambi notice the woods during this refreshed variation of the sequel to Bambi, whole with new illustrations.

Twin fawns Geno and Gurri are the youngsters of Faline and Bambi. The pair needs to develop up and navigate the area of the woods with the aid of their mom and Bambi, the recent Prince of the Forest.

But for younger fawns, the wild could be risky. Gurri is injured by way of a fox and has a run-in with the main harmful of creatures: guy. Geno is challenged by way of rival deer and concerns concerning the forthcoming struggle. but if the relations starts to disintegrate, it's the primary presence of Bambi who attempts to set it correct again.

This attractive repackage of the sequel to the loved vintage Bambi, tells the tale of a woodland family members and the struggles of becoming up. entire with fresh illustrations from artist Richard Cowdrey.

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Download E-books Lauren Ipsum: A Story About Computer Science and Other Improbable Things PDF

By Carlos Bueno

"Positive, shrewdpermanent, empowering philosophies and pondering abilities couched in a wacky adventure." —Kirkus stories (Starred Review)

Lauren Ipsum is a fantastic trip via a land the place good judgment and desktop technology come to life.

Meet Lauren, an adventurer misplaced in Userland who must locate her manner domestic through fixing a sequence of puzzles. As she visits areas just like the Push & Pop Café and makes acquaintances with humans like Hugh Rustic and the Wandering Salesman, Lauren learns approximately laptop technological know-how with no even figuring out it—and so do you!

Read Lauren Ipsum your self or with somebody littler than you, then turn to the notes in the back of the e-book to profit extra approximately good judgment and machine technology within the actual world.

"Filled with wit and wordplay, Lauren Ipsum is a full of life and well timed creation to computing basics that correctly avoids pointing out desktops altogether." —Cory Doctorow for BoingBoing

"A having a look glass story for the pc age." —School Library Journal

"Lauren Ipsum is a part of a far greater flow that seeks to carry programming talents to, good, everyone." —Wired

"Captures the spirit of challenge fixing and ignites readers' imaginations...introduces boys and girls to laptop technology —and to a brand new mind set and challenge solving." —Sheryl Sandberg, fb COO and writer of Lean In

"A fantastical trip into the twenty first century tech 'Wonderland' that either educates and entertains." —Ruthe Farmer, leader process & development Officer, nationwide middle for ladies & IT

Suggested for a long time 10 and up

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Download E-books Endangered Children: Homicide and Other Crimes, Second Edition (Pacific Institute Series on Forensic Psychology) PDF

By Lita Linzer Schwartz

From infancy onward, childrens are at risk from many resources, together with parental and sibling abuse, drug abuse and psychological affliction in the house, parental overlook, and poverty. removal an at-risk baby from a setting brings on a number of recent issues and isn't regularly a panacea. Endangered young children: murder, and different Crimes, moment Edition makes a speciality of the myriad threats dealing with teenagers and gives perception into attainable solutions.

Beginning with a background of kid abuse, the booklet explores this phenomenon as offered in literature and in different cultural references. It then offers sociobiological and cross-cultural views on neonaticide. It examines reasons for abuse and explores how disgrace and denial of being pregnant may end up in the killing of an child inside of moments of its delivery.

The publication examines felony ramifications to neonaticide within the U.S. and out of the country, together with mental and psychiatric defenses. extra chapters specialise in shaken child syndrome and Munchausen Syndrome via Proxy, and the booklet contains a new bankruptcy on postpartum melancholy. The authors contain profiles of a number of infamous circumstances, together with Susan Smith and Andrea Yates. additionally they talk about concerns concerning abortion and euthanasia, and finish via suggesting preventive measures to baby abuse and healing rehabilitation.

Exploring a social tragedy from mental, sociological, and criminological views, the authors try and solution the various questions that come up from those crimes opposed to our so much susceptible, delivering readers a thought-provoking source that's guaranteed to inspire additional learn and inquiry.

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By Carla Mooney

Forensics: discover the technology and know-how of Crime Scene Investigation introduces scholars to the interesting global of forensic technology and indicates them how to define clues, learn facts, and crack the case.

Combining hands-on actions with forensic technology, teenagers may have enjoyable studying in regards to the international of forensics, proof assortment, and crime lab research. pleasing illustrations and interesting sidebars
illuminate the subject and convey it to existence, reinforcing new vocabulary.

Projects contain documenting against the law scene, selecting fingerprints, studying blood spatter, and extracting DNA. extra fabrics contain a thesaurus and a listing of present reference works, web pages, museums, and technological know-how centers.

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Download E-books Winnie-the-Pooh PDF

By A. A. Milne, Ernest H. Shepard

"Winnie-the-Pooh is a pleasure; jam-packed with solemn idiocies and one of these jokes one weeps over helplessly, no longer even understanding why they're so humorous, and with all of it the true wit and tenderness which on my own might create a helpful little masterpiece." Saturday Review1926

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Download E-books Shadow Spell PDF

By Caro King

In the sequel to Seven Sorcerers, Nin and her neighbors needs to shop a complete world!

Simeon darkish is the main robust sorcerer within the land of the glide. Mysterious, crafty, and a shape-shifter, in simple terms he can cease the evil Strood and shop the float from death. yet the place is he?
     Nin Redstone and her buddies make their technique to Dark’s mansion—a unusual fortress inbuilt a tree—where she reveals a ribbon of shadowy mild. may possibly this be a clue to unlocking the secret of Simeon darkish? in the meantime, Mr. Strood is getting ready his distillation computer, amassing his puppy tigers and a few barrels of blood, after which he’s coming after Nin….
     Caro King has created a humorous, wealthy, exciting event, interwoven with fantastical creatures, fable, and magic.

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Download E-books Speed Math for Kids: The Fast, Fun Way To Do Basic Calculations PDF

By Bill Handley

Learn the way to simply do speedy psychological math calculations

Speed Math for Kids is your consultant to changing into a math genius--even when you've got struggled with math some time past. think it or now not, you've got the facility to accomplish lightning quickly calculations that may astonish your folks, family members, and lecturers. you will grasp your multiplication tables in mins, and study simple quantity evidence whereas doing it. whereas the opposite teenagers at school are nonetheless writing down the issues, you may be calling out the answers.

Speed Math for Kids is all approximately twiddling with arithmetic. This fun-filled publication will educate you:

  • How to multiply and divide huge numbers on your head
  • What you are able to do to make addition and subtraction easy
  • Tricks for realizing fractions and decimals
  • How to fast fee solutions at any time when you're making a calculation
  • And a lot more

If you are looking for a foolproof option to do multiplication, department, factoring estimating, and extra, Speed Math for Kids is the publication for you. With sufficient perform you are going to cross directly to the head of the class!

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Download E-books Ghosts of James Bay PDF

By John Wilson

Fourteen-year-old Al is spending the summer season at the shorelines of Ontario's James Bay along with his eccentric archaeologist father. On their final day there, Al paddles his canoe awawy from the rocky, tree-lined shore and is surprisingly overtaken by way of a thickfog that disorients him. because the mist rolls over him, Al is startled to work out a boat within the distance that he acknowledges because the Discover, whose captain was once the ill-fated Henry Hudson. Is it a ghostly apparition?

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