Watch out, you diabolical masterminds! There's a new detective on Pancake Court: Bean! She laughs at danger! She solves even the most mysterious mysteries! What? There aren't any mysteries? Then Bean and her assistant, Ivy, will make some!..
How did the Joker become Batman's archenemy Discover the story behind the Clown Prince of Crime's journey from small-time crook to big-time baddie including the source of his crazy clown face. With action-packed illustrations and easy-to-follow text these early reader books are perfect for super her..
The adventure begins the night a boy, Mowgli, escapes certain doom after being trapped in the perilous clutches of the tiger Shere Khan. To protect Mowgli and to defy the tiger, the Seeonee wolf pack adopts the boy, giving him the nickname "Man-Cub". Other animals--a panther, bear, and python--teac..
When the forces of evil strike, the World's Greatest Super Heroes unite to meet the challenge. Join Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, and the rest of the Justice League in their quest to save the Earth - and beyond - from the sinister schemes of the universe's worst super-villains! With original artwo..
When Sheldon spends the day with his aunt he has no idea he's about to enter the fast-paced world of kart racing. Sheldon's not one for sports but the combination of technical skill and adrenaline pull him into the driver's seat. When a rival challenges Sheldon on the track things get personal. Will..
Kenya can't seem to get anything right. When her teacher asks her to bring in the word that names her favorite animal, she brings in the animal itself--a live tarantula! What will happen when she is asked to choose her favorite describing word? Warm, expressive illustrations show the cultural richne..
A comic-strip re-telling of some of Britain's best-loved Arthurian stories and legends.Aided by the magician Merlin, Arthur draws the sword from the stone to become King of Britain, and Lord of the Knights of the Round Table. Read of their valiant deeds as King Arthur, Sir Lancelot, Sir Galahad and ..
Many years ago George Curtis set out for South Africa in the wild hope of making a fortune. Since then his brother, Sir Henry Curtis, has not seen or heard of him. Sir Henry and his friend, Captain Good, decide that sitting around waiting is doing no good, and set out to find him. As luck would hav..
A most moving tale celebrating the bright light of humanity surviving even in the darkest conflict.
Travelling to the West Bank to witness first hand what life is like for Palestinians and Jews living in the shadow of a dividing wall, journalist Max strikes up a friendship with an enigmatic Palesti..
An inspiring junior novel with special appeal to boys. High-school student Haki needs to find the pounamu that was stolen from him after a car crash. In his search he must confront his fears and find a way to answer the challenge to serve his people, his land, to fight a taniwha and to grow into a w..
"It's the last week of school, and Mrs. Hartwell's class is excited to leave for summer vacation. The only problem is that the kids don't want their teacher to miss them while they're gone. Once again Julie Danneberg and Judy Love bring to life the crazy antics of Mrs. Hartwell and her class and sho..
On the day of the race, Nate is running late. Find out what happens when he tries out going fast in this Guided Reading Level D story. Nate likes to go slow. His brother and sister are worried they'll miss the race--but mom tells them not to nag him. When they get there, Mom convinces Nate to try,..