Camps de maduixes
Author: Jordi Sierra i Fabra
Quan neix el dia, en un hospital, la Luci està en coma a causa de l'èxtasi, la droga de disseny més de moda. Els seus amics reflexionen sobre el que va passar el dia anterior. En poques hores s'accelera tot, i tothom qui coneix la Luci lluita per ella, però també per alguna cosa més.
This flexible course brings together all the tools and technology you expect to get the results you need. Whether teaching general English or focusing on exams, Prepare! leaves you and your students genuinely ready for what comes next: real Cambridge English exams, or real life. The Level 7 Student's Book engages students and builds vocabulary range with motivating, age-appropriate topics. Its unique approach is driven by cutting-edge language research from English Profile and the Cambridge Learner Corpus. 'Prepare to...' sections develop writing and speaking skills. A Student's Book and Online Workbook is also available, separately.
City of Orphans
Author: Avi, Greg Ruth
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
In 1893 New York, thirteen-year-old Maks, a newsboy, teams up with Willa, a homeless girl, to clear his older sister, Emma, from charges that she stole from the brand new Waldorf Hotel, where she works. Includes historical notes.
Smart Planet is a secondary-level course which appeals to students' curiosity about the world around them. Stimulating materials complemented by fascinating videos from Discovery Education help bring classes to life and are the ideal starting point for successful language learning. The Workbook provides complete practice of all the vocabulary and grammar from the Student's Book with graded activities catering for mixed-ability classes. The Workbook also contains extra listening activities for self-study practice with online MP3 audio files. English and Spanish editions of this Workbook are also available.
The Història de Jacob Xalabín, a Catalan novel c.1400 about the Ottoman prince Yakub Çelebi killed in the aftermath of the battle of Kosovo in 1389, is offered here in a new critical edition with the first ever English translation.
Author: Jenny Valentine
Publisher: Disney Electronic Content
A riveting psychological thriller about identity, family, loss, and redemption by critically-acclaimed author Jenny Valentine
How to Get Famous
Author: Pete Johnson
Publisher: Random House
Tobey is determined he will be famous. He's not big-headed, he just knows he's got something special and he's determined that everyone will know it! He even hangs around with the stars, getting autographs at film premieres. Tobey and his friend Georgia audition for a role in the local play - and to his huge disappointment, Georgia gets a part, but he doesn't. Can he turn this tragedy around and find a way to be famous after all?
Wisdom On...Getting Along with Parents can help you understand both sides a little better and improve your relationship. This book is about giving you insight and understanding into the dynamics of your relationship with your parents, and helping you learn to use wisdom when you interact with them. You’ll walk away from this book with a whole new perspective on the relationship you have with your parents, and how to have an even better one.
Author: Stewart Foster
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Orphaned eleven-year-old Joe lives in a hospital due to his autoimmune disease, interacting only with his sister, an American boy with the same illness, and medical staff while dreaming of being a superhero.
The Art of Secrets
Author: James Klise
Publisher: Algonquin Books
When some quirky art donated to a school fundraising effort to help a Pakistani American family is revealed to be an unknown work by a famous artist that is worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, adults and teenagers alike debate who should get the money and begin to question each other's motives.
Author: Steve Guyger
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
(Harmonica). Learn authentic blues harmonica styles and techniques from master bluesman Steve Guyger in this special instructional book/DVD pack. Steve shares many valuable playing secrets, concepts, and insights into the rich and timeless traditions of blues harp. Joined by celebrated Chicago blues guitarist Billy Flynn, the companion DVD also features plenty of inspiring and soulful performances. As an added bonus, guitar backing tracks are included so you can jam along! Includes: history of the harmonica, harmonica basics, harmonica notation tutorial, tips on sound and tone, chords and chord progressions, intermediate and advanced techniques, positions and keys, pentatonic scales, and more.