Princess (The Puppy Place)

By Ellen Miles

Welcome to the dog Place--where each dog unearths a home!

it kind of feels like it is going to be simply one other common Peterson relations journey for haircuts - that's until eventually Charles meets Princess, a spoiled yet impossible to resist Yorkie pup.  She belongs to at least one of the stylists yet Princess's proprietor is relocating and cannot take the dog along with her. Charles volunteers to deal with Princess until eventually they locate her a brand new domestic. however it does not take lengthy for the Petersons to get bored of Princess's privileged methods. How will Charles ever locate the suitable kinfolk for this excessive upkeep pup?

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A Dog Wearing Shoes

This candy and hilarious puppy adoption story contains a pooch wearing—wait for it—bright yellow shoes.
while Mini reveals a small moppet of a puppy, with fluffy ears, no collar, and donning yellow booties, she understandably desires to take it domestic. regardless of Mom's insistence that the puppy most likely already has a kinfolk, Mini will get hooked up and is extraordinarily pleased with her new good friend, who can sing, sit down, and provides both paws. but if the domestic dog runs off someday on the park, Mini involves know how another person available in the market can be lacking the little man too.
This tale, via a debut author/illustrator, completely captures the indisputable bond among puppy and owner.

"A captivating story of compassion and empathy, with a resonant message approximately getting your new ally on the animal shelter." —Patrick McDonnell, author of MUTTS

"Immensely funny.... Comedic pacing and concurrently scrupulous and foolish art will go away readers howling." —Kirkus Reviews, Starred

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Tacky Goes to Camp (Tacky the Penguin)

By Helen Lester

Tacky and his fellow penguins are off to summer time camp in great Icy Land to take pleasure in themselves whereas Rock Hopping, Line Dancing, and enjoying catch the Ice dice. One evening, they assemble round the campfire to sing, consume s’mores, and inform frightening tales. yet after going to mattress, anything directly out of 1 in their frightening tales will pay the sound asleep penguins a trip. Goodly, stunning, Angel, well, and excellent imagine they need to high-tail it out of there, however it is Tacky—with a few unforeseen heroics—who saves the day.

Includes lyrics to the reputable Camp Whoopihaha song!

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More William (Just William, Book 2)

By Richmal Crompton

Whilst Aunt Lucy tells William that 'a busy day is a contented day', William does his top to maintain himself very busy certainly. regrettably, no longer everybody appreciates his efforts to cheer up Christmas Day - and whilst a conjuring trick with an egg is going very badly incorrect, William reveals himself in additional hassle than ever! those fourteen excellent simply William tales are as humorous as ever.

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By Eric A. Kimmel

Omar desires a snake greater than something, yet his mother is unenthusiastic to assert the least. even though, the family members manages to strike a compromise: Omar can get a corn snake; however the puppy, which he names Arrow, needs to remain within Omar's room, the place his mother shouldn't have to set eyes on it. So whilst Arrow escapes, Omar has bought to maintain his family members from checking out. yet with an inquisitive little sister, and fogeys aware of strange habit, Omar is having a time of it. whilst Arrow makes a shock visual appeal, it could not be on the worst moment--yet the incident turns into a catalyst for Omar to realize a brand new figuring out of his mom and her youth in war-torn Lebanon.

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Love Hurts

By Malorie Blackman

Have you fallen for somebody the remainder of the realm concept you shouldn't have? Malorie Blackman brings jointly some of the best younger grownup authors writing at the present time in a stunningly romantic selection of love opposed to the odds.

Featuring tales and extracts approximately sleek star-crossed enthusiasts, Love Hurts seems to be at all kinds of courting, from first kiss to ultimate heartbreak. this can be a assortment for somebody who has ever enjoyed and misplaced - and enjoyed again...

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The Tower of the Elf King (The Secrets of Droon, Book 9)

By Tim Jessell, Tony Abbott

A hidden door. a mystical staircase. realize the realm of Droon! anyone has robbed the Lumpies' village! And it can't be Lord Sparr - simply because he has mysteriously disappeared. The rumor is poor beast is in the back of the crime. So Eric, Julie and Neal trigger with Khan and Princess Keeah to discover the creature. as a substitute they discover a vast shock!

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The Black Stallion's Sulky Colt

By Walter Farley

Bonfire, the Black Stallion’s colt who's a champion harness racer, is in education for the most important race of his profession: the Hambletonian. yet a regimen perform race turns disastrous in a collision of wooden, steel, horses, and jockeys. Bonfire escapes unhurt, yet is spooked and refuses to race. Alec Ramsey, the landlord of the Black, witnesses the crash and is set to determine that Bonfire persist with within the successful footsteps of his world-famous sire.

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