Two boys – a slow learner stuck in the body of a teenage giant and a tiny Einstein in leg braces – forge a unique friendship when they pair up to create one formidable human force. (Made into the film, The Mighty.) * \u201cA wonderful story of triumph over imperfection, shame, and loss.\u201d – School Library Journal, starred review \u201cCompelling …written with energy and…humor.\u201d – The Bulletin for the Center of Children\u2019s Books </div>
Decline can be avoided. Decline can be detected. Decline can be reversed. Amidst the desolate landscape of fallen great companies, Jim Collins began to wonder: How do the mighty fall? Can decline be detected early and avoided? How far can a company fall before the path toward doom becomes inevitable and unshakable? How can companies reverse course? In How the Mighty Fall, Collins confronts these questions, offering leaders the well-founded hope that they can learn how to stave off decline and, if they find
"We are a family on a journey to a place called wonderful" is the motto of Deza Malone's family. Deza is the smartest girl in her class in Gary, Indiana, singled out by teachers for a special path in life. But it's 1936 and the Great Depression has hit Gary hard, and there are no jobs for black men. When her beloved father leaves to find work, Deza, Mother, and her older brother, Jimmie, go in search of him, and end up in a Hooverville outside Flint, Michigan. Jimmie's beautiful voice inspires him to leave
A richly illustrated book about the big machines kids love. Kids love big machines: watching real machines do real work, playing with toy machines, reading and talking about all kinds of machines. The bigger, the better "The Great Big Book of Mighty Machines" is one big and mighty book about the massive moving machines that kids love: monster trucks, dump trucks, fire trucks, tractors, big bikes, cranes, trains and airplanes One big bundle of mightiness. Vivid color photographs of machines at work jump off
The Mighty Bright 40510 XtraFlex2 Book Light excels equally as a book, craft or utility light. It features two LEDs which makes it the brightest with a single gooseneck design. Bright, yes, but the non-glaring glow makes for a comfortable reading and work light. This booklight lets you set the intensity by pressing the button once or twice and you can clip and twist it to set the perfect angle, the gooseneck obeys your every whim.
ELEKTRA IS A SKRULL! Words that have echoed through Marvel Comics for the last two years. But how did this happen and for how long has this been true? Plus, the return of MAR-VELL has brought with it more questions then answers but now all those questions will finally be answered. Also, find out all you need to know about Nick Fury's SECRET WARRIORS. Then watch the lives of two of the most famous Kree, Captain Mar-Vell and Marvel Boy, alter the events of the Invasion forever.
Save 33% ($2.00) The Beginner's Bible Super-Duper, Mighty, Jumbo Activity Book Beginner's Bible Series Zondervan / 2012 / Paperback Save 33% ($2.00) Buy 12 or more for $3.79 each. CBD Stock No: WW724995 Description Beginner 's Bible Description The Beginner's Bible Super-Duper, Mighty, Jumbo Activity Book - Slightly Imperfect $2 .29 Product Description A big activity book filled with fun Bible activities designed to help young preschoolers learn more about key Bible stories and characters. Encourage
Loads of coloring fun and faith for little ones! C hildren can now color Bible characters to life in this 384-page coloring book, depicting favorite Bible stories and characters from The Beginner’s Bible . After coloring, the pages can be displayed to encourage creativity and memory of the classic Bible stories. </P>
Rocket, the beloved dog from the New York Times bestselling picture books How Rocket Learned to Read and Rocket Writes a Story, is back in a sturdy big board book for new readers. Preschoolers watch the little yellow bird teach Rocket simple words, like n-e-s-t and m-u-d. And beginning readers will love practicing their new literacy skills alongside another brand-new reader--Rocket! The larger size of this edition makes it perfect for sharing during storytime or lap time.+Ages: K to 2nd grad.+Author: Tad
Nature reveals majestic truths about God-truths that help us know him better. God's Mighty Acts in Creation helps children recognize those wonders, and what they tell us about their Creator. As Starr Meade, author of Mighty Acts of God, guides young readers through the six days of creation, she points to how creation displays the wisdom and power of God. She also helps readers explore and apply other references to nature in the Bible by answering questions such as: What did Jesus mean when he claimed to be
US History - Contemporary The Mighty and the Almighty: Reflections on America, God, and World Affairs Only 1 left in stock at $7.50! The former US Secretary of State and bestselling author of Madam Secretary offers a provocative and personal look at the role of religion in America's foreign policy. In THE MIGHTY AND ALMIGHTY, Madeleine Albright examines religion and foreign affairs through the lens of American history as well as her own personal experiences in public office. She offers a sharp critique of
Rat-munching rattlesnakes I can't believe it. I, Geronimo Stilton, just let my super-sporty friend Bruce Hyena convince me to go on another one of his extreme adventures. You know me--I just can't say no to a friend This time, we're going to be climbing to the top of the famouse Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa. Moldy mozzarella I'm in no shape for a mountain climb. How will I ever make it to the top?
Does America, as George W. Bush has proclaimed, have a special mission, derived from God, to bring liberty and democracy to the world? How much influence does the Christian right have over U.S. foreign policy? And how should America deal with violent Islamist extremists? Madeleine Albright, the former secretary of state and bestselling author of Madam Secretary, offers a thoughtful and often surprising look at the role of religion in shaping America’s approach to the world. Drawing upon her experiences
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Young Cayleb Ahrmahk has accomplished things few people could even dream of. Not yet even thirty years old, he's won the most crushing naval victories in human history. He's smashed a hostile alliance of no less than five princedoms and won the hand of the beautiful young Queen Sharleyan of Chisholm. Cayleb and Sharleyan have created the Charisian Empire, the greatest naval power in the history of Safehold, and they've turned Charis into a place of refuge for all who treasure freedom. Their success may
Biography - Composers and Musicians Great God A'Mighty! -- The Dixie Hummingbirds: Celebrating the Rise of Soul Gospel Music From the Jim Crow world of 1920s Greenville, South Carolina, to Greenwich Village's Cafe Society in the '40s, to their 1974 Grammy-winning collaboration on "Loves Me Like a Rock," the Dixie Hummingbirds have been one of gospel's most durable and inspiring groups. Now, J. Jerome Zolten tells the Hummingbirds' fascinating story and with it the story of a changing music industry and a
Mike the Knight fends off Vikings...and learns to stay true to himself. In this 8x8 storybook with foil on the cover, Mike the Knight finds one of his dad’s old shields. It’s so much larger and mightier than Mike’s shield—he just has to try it out! But when Vikings appear while the young knight-in-training is playing with his friends, Mike realizes his new shield is too heavy for him. Can he get his old shield back and bounce the Vikings away? © 2013 Hit (MTK) Limited. Mike the Knight™ and logo and Be a
After a worldwide nuclear apocalypse, Mighty Samson is the superhuman son of one of the last surviving tribes of peaceful humans. Facing mutated, reptilian terrors, man-eating plants, radioactive seamonsters, and cruel, desperate survivors, Samson dares to explore a damaged, irradiated future America while he looks for sustenance and supplies for his people. The third volume in this archival hardcover series reprints the original 1960s and '70s Mighty Samson issues #15-#24, featuring all series covers,
When the Zzzax, a power-hungry monster made of pure energy, tries to drain all the electricity from New York City, only the Mighty Avengers can stop him before it's lights out for the city that never sleeps. Boys ages 2-5 will love this action-packed Little Golden Book featuring some of their favorite Marvel Super Heroes, featuring Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, and Hulk.