- Teenager Destiny Harper is at a crossroad in her life. Graduation is coming, and she has zero prospects for the future. Answering an ad for "The Night Care Nursery" seems like a great idea, until she is magically transported to Gloomvania, where dark creatures lurk the streets, and the world is being mysteriously overrun by baby vampyres called Vamplets Can Destiny serve her term as Governess of "The Nightmare Nursery" and return home? Fairy tales get a modern update in this coming of age tales of monsters, mayhem, and magic
From Adam Strange to Zoom, this book is an A-Z guide to your favorite DC Comics heroes and villains.
DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide takes you alphabetically through the heroic and villainous characters that make up the DC Comics universe. Learn new facts and bits of information about your favorite heroes such as Superman and Wonder Woman, and explore the powers and backgrounds of characters such as Captain Boomerang and The Question.
With profiles and statistics on more than 200 characters, the DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide is the perfect introduction to the Super Heroes and Villains of the DC Comics universe.
All DC characters and elements (c) & (TM) DC Comics. (s17)
This is the ultimate handbook for every BONE fan Includes character profiles, a timeline of events, interviews with creator Jeff Smith and colorist Steve Hamaker, a showcase of cover art from the original BONE editions, a behind-the-scenes look at how the Scholastic editions were colorized, and other fun stuff
Lilly is a spunky little girl who delights in the pleasures of each season, peering inside shells in the summer and tasting different kinds of apples in the fall. A charming, subtle book by one of France's premier children's book authors, Lilly learns about the outdoors and introduces the youngest readers to the colors, words, shapes that arise in nature.
In this second adventure, Tony Stark shows off some of the various incarnations of his armour, including the deep-sea armour and space armour as he fights the Techno-Pirates, the Living Laser, and more
Chick and Chickie love to play in their very own way, whether scaring each other silly or tickling the letter A. The fast-paced and zany narrative by Claude Ponti, one of the world's most beloved children's book authors, will instantly delight early readers and will just as surely turn reading into play.
Kazu Kibuishi's thrilling, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling series continuesEmily survived the chaos of the Guardian Academy, but Max Griffin has stolen the Mother Stone. With it, the Elf King forges new Amulets that will give him the power to invade and destroy the nation of Windsor. Emily and her friends lead the soldiers of the Cielis Guard in a fight to stop him, but Max stands in their way. Emily seeks information from the Voice of her Amulet, but instead she discovers the Voice is much more sinister than she ever could have imagined.
With multiple Children's Choice Awards and over 1.8 million books sold, kids, parents, and teachers agree that Babymouse is perfect for fans of Junie B. Jones, Ivy and Bean, Bad Kitty, and Dork DiariesMeet Babymouse--Her dreams are big Her imagination is wild Her whiskers are ALWAYS a mess In her mind, she's Queen of the World In real life...she's not even Queen of the lunch table. NEW YORK TIMES bestselling, three-time Newbery Honor winning author Jennifer Holm teams up with Matthew Holm to bring you a fully illustrated graphic novel series packed with humor and kid appeal--BABYMOUSE It's the same thing every day for Babymouse. Where is the glamour? The excitement? The fame? ? Nothing ever changes, until...Babymouse hears about Felicia Furrypaws's exclusive slumber party. Will Babymouse get invited? Will her best friend, Wilson, forgive her if she misses their monster movie marathon? Find out in Babymouse #1: Queen of the World All new BABYMOUSE BONUS: How to Draw Babymouse & Create-Your-Own-Comic Here's what people are saying about Babymouse
The Chicago Sun-Times:
"Move over, Superman, here comes Babymouse " Starred Review, The Horn Book:
"Nobody puts Babymouse in the corner " Booklist:
"Cute, smart, sassy Babymouse is fun and funny, and this book, like its predecessors, will draw reluctant readers as well as Babymouse fans." The Bulletin:
"An almost absurdly likeable heroine." Kirkus Reviews:
"Emergent readers will cheer 'Babymouse '"
Ten years after Unicron attacked Cybertron, the planet is seemingly at peace, with most of the Decepticons absorbed into the community. However, Optimus Prime is still not happy, and fears another attack from Unicron. The High Council are skeptical of this. However, events soon lead Optimus to realize that not only is Unicron still functioning, but is on his way to a rich seam of Energon on Earth
Follow up to New York Times best-seller Big Nate: From the Top.Eleven-year-old Nate Wright is living OUT LOUD and he wouldn't have it any other way Even though his friends won't let him be the lead singer in their band, Nate continues to rock. He's a superstar of the comics pages and of the best-selling series of Big Nate books and he's a big hit with kids everywhere. This collection features daily and Sunday strips that originally appeared in newspapers. Now in full-color with poster