Download E-books C Is for Chicago (Alphabet Cities) PDF

By Maria Kernahan

Locals and viewers alike will take pleasure in the gorgeous art of Chicago’s most well-liked icons
A is for the paintings Institute the place the lions stand proud. They defend the valuable paintings within and welcome the gang. B is for Chicago blues, the sound heard in the street. Jam with a harmonica and maintain time together with your ft. C is for Chicago, moment urban and 3rd Coast. From the lakefront to the skyscrapers it’s a urban with the main. And so the tale is going. C Is for Chicago is a children’s e-book that explores the historical past and iconic areas of Chicago with smart, whimsical rhymes that encourage the reader to find the Windy urban. it really is made for the early-reader set, however the rhymes and illustrations may have all generations of Chicagoans and viewers to the town smiling.

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Download E-books Carbonel: The King of Cats PDF

By Barbara Sleigh

Again in print within the U.S. for the 1st time in over 30 years.

Rosemary's plan to wash homes in the course of her summer season holiday and shock her mom with the money hits a snag while an previous girl on the marketplace talks her into paying for a second-rate broom and a cat she cannot even come up with the money for to maintain. yet appearances might be deceiving. a few previous women are witches, a few brooms can fly, and a few ordinary-looking cats are Princes of the Royal Blood. Rosemary's cat ("You could name me Carbonel. that's my name.") quickly enlists her assist in an experience to unfastened him from a hideous spell and go back him to his rightful throne. yet alongside the best way Rosemary and her good friend John needs to do a little shrewdpermanent sleuthing, paintings a bit magic in their personal, and—not least— post with the calls for of a truly haughty cat.

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Download E-books The Dutch Twins, Illustrated Edition (Yesterday's Classics) PDF

During the eyes of equipment and Kat, five year-old twins, we trap a glimpse of existence in Holland a century in the past. We stick with them as they cross fishing with grandfather, sign up for their father on industry day, support their mom round the condo, force the milk cart, and get new skates. the tale attracts to a detailed on St. Nicholas Day whilst St. Nicholas himself can pay them a trip.

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Download E-books Songs in the Shade of the Flamboyant Tree: French Creole Lullabies and Nursery Rhymes PDF

Through colourful tunes and splashy illustrations similar to the colourful flamboyant tree, this assortment celebrates life’s passages and diverse island rituals within the tropical isles of Guadeloupe, Haiti, Martinique, and Reunion. Lyrics are reproduced within the unique French Creole dialects and translated into English, through notes at the foundation and cultural context of every music. The accompanying CD gains 30 conventional songs recorded with indigenous acoustic tools and exquisitely played by means of ladies, males, and kids. This uplifting, enthralling construction captures the joie de vivre evoked within the unique repertoire, making it an absolute pride to musical ears.

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Download E-books W is for Windy City: A Chicago City Alphabet PDF

By Steven L. Layne

Lake Shore force, the brilliant Mile, army Pier...just the point out of those iconic attractions inspires a skyline recognized internationally because the Windy urban. Welcome to Chicago! and there is no greater guidebook to town than W is for Windy urban: A Chicago Alphabet. Following the alphabet, the city's personality and widely used landmarks are absolutely captured in poem and expository textual content. A is for artwork Institute or Adler Planetarium. And if we'd like a "triple A," we are going to upload the Shedd Aquarium. younger readers can surprise on the treasures on show on the popular artwork Institute, cross window procuring alongside Michigan Avenue's mile-long amazing Mile, or take up a day online game at Wrigley box with the Chicago Cubs. W is for Windy urban brings this well-known urban to life.A school member within the division of schooling at Judson collage in Elgin, Illinois, Dr. Steven L. Layne is a revered literacy advisor and keynote speaker, operating with educators and youngsters at colleges and meetings through the global. With greater than two decades as an educator, Deborah Dover Layne has labored at easy and center university degrees and has been a interpreting expert. at the moment, she is an basic crucial in Elgin. The Laynes stay in St. Charles, Illinois. Rhode Island college of layout graduate Michael Hays teaches representation and drawing at Columbia collage and lives in Oak Park, Illinois. Judy MacDonald and Michael began Painted Pony Studio in Chicago a number of years in the past, every one of them bringing their very own specific type to the drawing desk whereas illustrating books and developing artwork for kids.

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Download E-books Chestnut Ridge Acres (Whispering Brook Series #3) PDF

By Carrie Bender

Joe and Arie, a tender Amish couple, stream onto Chestnut Ridge Acres, a farm close to Summerville. Joe's more youthful sister Nancy and brother Steven come from Whispering Brook Farm to aid them in the course of their first summer season. the times and nights on Chestnut Ridge are packed with motion, facing farm existence and flora and fauna. this can be quantity three of the Whispering Brook sequence for a while nine and up .

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