A STORY OF GOD AND ALL OF US is a sweeping narrative that dramatizes some of the most important events and characters in the Bible. The young reader's edition of the novel contains abridged action-packed versions of the Bible's most fascinating stories, featuring Moses, David, Daniel, John the Baptist and Jesus. This edition includes an exclusive introduction by author Roma Downey and a photo insert including images from the companion epic TV miniseries "The Bible.
Designed as a reader for intermediate students of Arabic and those who may wish to broaden their appreciation of leading Middle Eastern writers, this collection features stories in both Arabic and English translation. Prefaced by an author biography plus notes on context and background, each story is followed by a glossary and discussion of problematic language points. Authors include Naguib Mahfouz, Edwar al-Kharrat, Hanan al-Shaykh, Layla al-Uthman, and Mohamed Choukri. Ronak Husni is a senior lecturer at
Imagine. waking up every night to a voice saying "Come and catch me" being on a boat in the middle of the ocean in a terrible storm finding millions of dollars on a busy highway These stories and more - humorous, poignant, astounding - and all true More True Stories, Third Edition, by Sandra Heyer, consists of 22 new or updated human-interest stories adapted from news sources around the world. The universal appeal of these believe-it-or-not stories ensures a pleasurable reading experience and encourages
Stories in Uniform is a chronological retrospective of the best military pieces Reader's Digest has run; pieces that will make you weep, make your heart sing, inspire you, enrage you, and make you laugh. Beginning in World War I and continuing though to the war in Iraq, readers will follow soldiers into the trenches, peer in on emergency surgery taking place in the depths of the ocean, watch heroes carry the bodies of fallen brethren, trail Eisenhower for the three days leading up to D-Day, and be inspired
The thrilling new novel of the Jesus Chronicles from the authors of the multi-million bestselling Left Behind series. The phenomenal multi -million -selling Left Behind series has won legions of fans. Now Tim LaHaye and Jerry Jenkins give us the second book in their bestselling Jesus Chronicles -biblically inspired novels that bring to life the story of Jesus as never told before. Mark's Story is a thrilling account that vividly depicts the last day before Jesus' crucifixion and the danger that early
The Voice Reader's Bible: Step into the Story of Scripture
An enthralling work of Gothic fiction, modelled on the Arabian Nights, William Beckford's "Vathek and Other Stories" is edited with an introduction by Malcolm Jack in "Penguin Classics". William Beckford was a novelist, travel writer, art critic and politician best known for his novel "Vathek" - a story with elaborate imagery, sardonic humour and an unforgettable gallery of grotesques - which describes a journey to the halls of Eblis, or Hell, in the pursuit of knowledge. This volume is arranged in three
age display 5 6 audience juvenile audience author richard scarry erica farber author for title erica farber richard scarry book copyright date 2011 book length display 9 in dewey edition 22 deweydecimal e ean 9781402773198 format computed trade paper grade from kindergarten grade to first grade isbn 1402773196 illustrated yes illustrated by huck scarry illustrated by name huck scarry lc classification number pz 7 f 22275 ris 2011 lccn 2010 048542 language english length 9 in numberofpages 24 pag
True Stories in the News by Sandra Heyer is an effective source that explores the most humorous and astounding human-interest stories across the globe..Author Name: Sandra Heyer.Publisher: Pearson Longman.Publishing Date: December 20, 2007.Edition: 3.iSBN - 0: 0 36 548 6.iSBN - 3: 978-0 36 548 5.True Stories in the News by Sandra Heyer - Explores the most humorous and astounding stories across the globe
Buy Folk & Fairy Tale Easy Readers by Violet Findley in Paperback for the low price of 11.66. Find this product in Education > Teaching Methods & Materials - Reading & Phonics, Parent Participation, Elementary.
Would you believe … ? A woman gets a phone call, but it is the wrong number. How does this call save her life? A man parks near a "No Parking" sign and gets a ticket. Every day he goes back to the "No Parking" sign and parks there, and every day he gets a ticket. Why does he keep going back? A woman is driving on a highway at 100 mph, and she cannot slow down. What does she do? More very low-level yet high-interest stories! These stories, selected from mainstream news sources, are humorous, poignant,
More thrilling Star Wars episodes for young readers! Kids can continue their discovery of the fantastic Jedi knights, rogue rebels, heroic allies, and evil Sith lords that were loved by their parents' generation, while strengthening their reading skills at the same time. Discover how a promising young Jedi turned to the Dark Side and became the most feared Sith lord in the galaxy.
Save 25% ($4.01) Out of Mormonism, revised edition: A Woman's True Story Judy Robertson Bethany House / 2011 / Paperback Save 25% ( $4 .01 ) Availability : Expected to ship on or about 01/10/15. CBD Stock No: WW209017 Description Product Description Although she was raised in a Christian home, Judy and her husband Jim Robertson felt a spiritual void in their lives and decided to join the Mormon church. They were members for several years and held leadership positions. However, Judy began to discover the
This collection of laugh-out-loud jokes, one-liners, and other lighthearted glimpses of life-drawn from "Reader's Digest" magazine's most popular humor columns-is sure to tickle the funny bone. Packed with more than 1,000 jokes, anecdotes, cartoons, quotes, and stories contributed by professional comedians, joke writers, and readers of the magazine, this side-splitting compilation pokes fun at the facts and foibles of daily routines, illustrating that life is often funnier than fiction Did you hear about
Husain Haddawy s rapturously received translation of The Arabian Nights is based on a landmark reconstruction of the earliest extant manuscript version. Readers of this classic will also want to own Sindbad, a collection of four later stories associated with the Arabian Nights tradition, including Sindbad the Sailor and Aladdin and the Magic Lamp.
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Althea is nothing but trouble! Everyone agrees: her mama, her daddy, her teacher, even the policeman. But when Buddy Walker, the play leader on Althea's street in Harlem, watches her play paddle tennis, he sees something more: pure possibility. Buddy buys Althea her very own stringed tennis racket, and before long, she's on her way to becoming a great athlete—and to proving that she's more than just trouble. Althea Gibson was the first African American ever to compete in and win the Wimbledon Cup. Born in
Few writers have immersed themselves in the world of the Kennedys as completely or successfully as C. David Heymann, whose Jackie Kennedy Onassis biography, A Woman Named Jackie, reached #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, sold more than a million copies in hardcover and was hailed by People as the Best Book of 1989. Now he draws on his impressive list of sources and impeccable insight to reveal the truth behind one of the most tantalizing relationships in American history. Readers have long been
The brand-new bestselling series from the authors of the phenomenal multi -million -selling Left Behind books. Now in paperback! Here is the first in the Biblically inspired series, The Jesus Chronicles, which brings to life the story of Jesus, told in the voices of those who knew and loved him best-the Gospel writers John, Mark, Matthew, and Luke. In this volume, readers will discover John's story, a thrilling account of the life of the man who came to fulfill the prophecies of the Old Testament and to
Hope Solo: My Story is written by America' first-choice soccer goalkeeper. The book narrates a story of succeeding against all odds and is an exciting read for soccer fans of all age groups..Author Name: Hope Solo.No. Of Pages: 256 Pages.Publisher: HarperCollins .Publishing Date: August 4, 20 2.Language: English.ISBN - 0: 0062220659.ISBN - 3: 978-0062220653.Hope Solo: My Story - A story of succeeding against all odds
The Eager Reader Bible has proven itself as a Bible storybook that works. The colorful illustrations and “just right” story lengths are great for young preschoolers. This product is also perfect for “early readers” to read on their own. It includes over one hundred of the best-loved Bible stories.
Save 31% ($4.00) Angels on Call Robert D. Lesslie M.D. Harvest House Publishers / 2010 / Paperback Save 31% ($4.00) CBD Stock No: WW927406 Description Product Description From the best-selling author of Angels in the ER comes another collection of riveting stories about nurses, doctors, patients, and friends serving as "angels" to one another in life's most dramatic and difficult circumstances! Marvel at their courage---and consider how you can be "on call" and available for God's work in the world. 240
An invitation to Tolkien's world. This rich treasury includes Tolkien's most beloved short fiction plus his essay on fantasy . @lt ;br @gt ; @lt ;br @gt ;FARMER GILES OF HAM. An imaginative history of the distant and marvelous past that introduces the rather unheroic Farmer Giles, whose efforts to capture a somewhat untrustworthy dragon will delight readers everywhere . @lt ;br @gt ; @lt ;br @gt ;THE ADVENTURES OF TOM BOMBADIL. A collection of verse in praise of Tom Bombadil, that staunch friend of the
Learn How to Create Stories That Captivate Agents, Editors, and Readers Alike! Inside you'll find the tools you need to build strong characters, keep your plots moving, master the art of dialogue, choose the right point of view, and more. This comprehensive book on the art of novel and short story writing is packed with advice and instruction from best-selling authors and writing experts like Nancy Kress, Elizabeth Sims, Hallie Ephron, N.M. Kelby, Heather Sellers, and Donald Maass, plus a foreword by James
Earth takes center stage in this updated version of Virginia Lee Burton's 1962 classic Life Story . Told through five acts, Burton's art and text tell the history of earth from beginning to present day. Readers will gain an in-depth understanding of the planet's history and their leading roles in it today. The ebook has been updated with cutting-edge science, includingup -to -the -minute information on fossil records and the geologic principles.
The Spies of Mississippi" is a compelling story of how state spies tried to block voting rights for African Americans during the Civil Rights era. This book sheds new light on one of the most momentous periods in American history. Author Rick Bowers has combed through primary-source materials and interviewed surviving activists named in once-secret files, as well as the writings and oral histories of Mississippi civil rights leaders. Readers get first-hand accounts of how neighbors spied on neighbors,
2004 Newbery Medal Winner!!! Kate DiCamillo introduces a hero for all time! Welcome to the story of Despereaux Tilling, a mouse who is in love with music, stories, and a princess named Pea. It is also the story of a rat called Roscuro, who lives in the darkness and covets a world filled with light. And it is the story of Miggery Sow, a slow-witted serving girl who harbors a simple, impossible wish. These three characters are about to embark on a journey that will lead them down into a horrible dungeon, up