By Gertrude Chandler Warner
The Aldens start their experience by way of creating a domestic in a boxcar. Their aim is to stick jointly, and within the procedure they discover a grandfather.
By Chris Ryan
The 5 contributors of Alpha strength are education within the Caribbean while an oil tanker runs aground, spilling oil - black gold - into the seas.
Diving all the way down to the tanker, Alpha strength quickly realize that each one isn't because it turns out. yet they'll want all their talents and ingenuity - powerboating, scuba diving, jet snowboarding - while a bomb explodes and an murderer moves . . .
High-octane thrills from a grasp of event, bestselling writer, television presenter and an ex-SAS hero CHRIS RYAN.
Includes Chris Ryan's most sensible SAS pointers on safeguard and Survival in and round water.
Marie Curie (1867-1934) used to be probably the most vital lady scientists in historical past, and she or he used to be the most influential scientists—man or woman—of the twentieth century. Curie postulated that radiation used to be an atomic estate, a discovery that has ended in major clinical advancements given that. She was once additionally the 1st individual to exploit the time period radioactivity. Her perseverance resulted in the invention of 2 new parts, polonium and radium. this mix of creativity and perseverance netted her Nobel Prizes, one in physics and the second one in chemistry. This booklet, although, seems at greater than her clinical achievements. whereas Curie is frequently portrayed as a stern, one-dimensional girl so absolutely dedicated to her technology that she used to be incapable of complicated feelings, if truth be told that the other is the case.
Marie Curie: A Biography covers her whole lifetime, starting along with her adolescence and schooling in a Poland less than the oppressive rule of the czar of Russia. The e-book discusses all aspects—both own and scientific—of her interesting lifestyles:
• Her schooling on the Sorbonne in Paris, the place she earned the an identical of 2 master's degrees—one in physics and a moment in mathematics
• Her marriage to Pierre Curie, with whom she collaborated on a lot of her clinical work
• the private scandal that surrounded Marie within the aftermath of Pierre's tragic death
• The Nobel Prize awards, and the detractors who believed that her paintings was once truly played via her husband
Curie's paintings in constructing cellular X-ray devices in the course of international conflict I, and the institution of radium institutes to check radiation
Running all through there's the a lot of the e-book is the strain among radium as a favorable discovery and, nevertheless, the future health hazards that operating with it offers. The publication encompasses a timeline of vital occasions in Curie's lifestyles and a bibliography of vital fundamental and secondary sources.
By Lisa Rusczyk
This brief publication comprises forty poems written through Dr. Lisa Rusczyk that might support your children get to mattress. learn one or many. benefit from the lovely pictures on every one web page that compliment the tale. a superb booklet prior to bedtime or to coach little ones how you can learn. advised by way of lots of Lisa's family and friends.
By Jon Sterngass
The lifetime of loopy Horse, the best warrior of the Lakota humans, is stuffed with secret. He didn't go away any letters, diaries, or speeches, and it's nonetheless doubtful no matter if his loss of life was once a homicide or an twist of fate. but loopy Horse is still a compelling image of freedom and dignity. As whites invaded Lakota lands and the buffalo herds shrank, many Lakota settled on reservations. loopy Horse, even though, thoroughly rejected the reservation process and negotiations with the invaders. He helped lead the Lakota in of the best defeats ever suffered via the U.S. military: the Fetterman struggle in 1866 and the conflict of Little Bighorn opposed to basic George Armstrong Custer in 1876. In loopy Horse, examine this mysterious guy who performed a wide function within the local American battles within the West.
By Dennis Abrams
Profiles the existence and occupation of the writer Anthony Horowitz.
By Lisa Evans, Mike Rogers
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By Jon M. Fishman
Whilst Russell Wilson performed for the college of Wisconsin, many folks notion he used to be too brief to be a beginning quarterback within the nationwide soccer League (NFL). yet he proved those doubters unsuitable. This Seattle Seahawks quarterback led his crew to victory in his first actual season, successful the 2014 tremendous Bowl. soccer enthusiasts cheer his passing strength and management talents. discover extra approximately Russell's trip to the head.
By Wil Mara
Find out how scientists have been encouraged through locusts to create complex anti-collision structures for vehicles.
Alle lieben die Märchen der Gebrüder Grimm. Aber wussten Sie, dass der große Kulturschatz der Deutschen noch viele weitere wundervolle Märchen zum Entdecken bereithält? Hier finden Sie die schönsten Kinder- und Hausmärchen, die Sie bestimmt noch nicht kennen, aber sicher in Ihr Herz schließen werden. Worauf additionally warten? Begeben Sie sich auf eine unvergessliche Reise ins Land der verwunschenen Prinzessinnen, der sagenhaften Schlösser und der verzauberten Tiere!
Großes Märchenbuch mit ca. 50 wundervollen Geschichten
im historischen Originaltext
• Das Schneiderlein und die drei Hunde
• Das goldene Königreich
• Die zwölf Brüder
• Hans ohne Furcht
• Der goldene Hirsch
• Das Hasenhirt
• Die eisernen Stiefel
• Von der schönen Schwanenjungfer
• Die erlöste Schlange
• Die Mandelkörbchen
• Die Prinzessin von Tiefenthal
• Der Fischersohn, der Rappe und der Schimmel
• Die Königstochter im Berg
• Der graue Wackelstein
• Die fünf Fragen
• Der Kaisersohn und sein Pate
• Das Schloss des Todes
• Das graue Männchen
• Das Unglaubliche
• Das allzeit zufriedene Knäbchen
• Des Gockels Hochzeit
• Der Traum des Wolfes
... und viele, viele weitere Märchen