Kingdom of Silk 1
The naming of Tishkin Silk
Griffin Silk je neobyčejný chlapec z neobyčejné rodiny, ale když potká Laylu, princeznu se sedmikráskovou korunkou, ví, že našel kamarádku. Griffin se jí svěří a společně najdou cestu, jak se s jeho tajemstvím vyrovnat.
Griffin Silk is an uncommon sort of boy, from an uncommon sort of family, but when he meets Layla, a princess with a daisy chain crown, he knows he’s found a friend. So Griffin shares his inner thoughts with her and together they find a way to deal with his secret. This is a special, lyrical and lovely story. It gives you a vibrant sense of the Australian countryside, and even more, it takes you inside the mind of an ordinary but most extraordinary boy, Griffin Silk. It will surely touch your heart.
Výrobce: Barefoot books
Milujete koňe, tuto knihu musíte mít. Obsahuje osm nádherných příběhů z celého světa, světa koní. Od Indie po Kanadu. CD a velice pěkné ilustrace.
Lose yourself in the world of the equestrian with this unique, beautifully illustrated anthology of stories about magical, mystical and memorable horses. Bringing together stories from many different traditions and containing fascinating notes about the different breeds, this book is guaranteed to become a much treasured volume in any child’s collection. A must for horse lovers everywhere, the book is written by horse whisperer Josepha Sherman and illustrated in radiant hues by artist Linda Wingerter.
Barefoot Books – sběratelský kus (již není nikde k sehnání), collectible (hard to find)
Achilles is the son of a king and a goddess and also the best warrior in Greece. So when Prince Paris claims Helen from a Greek King, and Troy declares war, everyone knows that Achilles will be vital to the Greek cause. With the help of the gods, can young Achilles lead his fellow countrymen to victory against the Trojans? Includes two full-length CDs narrated by the authors.
Výrobce: Barington Stoke
DYSLEXIA FRIENDLY book
Rosie Roberts has a secret. So when she moves to a new school, she’s desperate not to draw too much attention to herself. But things aren’t so easy when your Mum is the popular new teacher everyone is talking about…Heartfelt drama, perfect for tweens. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 8+
Who is the traitor among us?
WWII, German-occupied Antwerp, and life continues as usual for 16-year-old Paul Hansen – until his father is shot. Paul learns that his parents are part of a group of resistance fighters and he’s whisked away by Jos Theys, his father’s closest friend, to the home of an elderly couple. There Paul learns he must leave Antwerp as quickly as possible and travel south through France and across the Pyrenees into Spain, and from there to England, and freedom. It is a journey to save his life. Along the way he is aided by a collection of courageous men and women prepared to risk everything to help him in his desperate fight for survival. Danger is ever present; who can Paul really trust? A tense, hugely compelling tale of bravery, betrayal and first love.