The Twenty One Balloons

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ISBN: 1424222702
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 180
Author: William Pène du Bois

Download and read online The Twenty One Balloons in PDF and EPUB Professor William Sherman just wants to be alone, so he decides to take a year off and spend it crossing the Pacific Ocean in a hot-air balloon the likes of which no one has ever seen. Includes table of contents and author profile. Chapter Book: 10 chapters.

Scott Foresman Reading

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ISBN: 0140320970
Release Date: 2000*
Number of pages: 176

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The Twenty One Balloons Comprehension Guide

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ISBN: 1930710712
Release Date: 1999-01-01
Number of pages:
Author: Emily Fischer
Publisher: Veritas Press

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The Twenty One Balloons Puffin Modern Classics

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ISBN: 1101007060
Release Date: 2005-04-21
Number of pages: 192
Author: William Pene du Bois
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online The Twenty One Balloons Puffin Modern Classics in PDF and EPUB A Newbery Medal Winner Professor William Waterman Sherman intends to fly across the Pacific Ocean. But through a twist of fate, he lands on Krakatoa, and discovers a world of unimaginable wealth, eccentric inhabitants, and incredible balloon inventions.Winner of the 1948 Newbery Medal, this classic fantasy-adventure is now available in a handsome new edition. "William Pene du Bois combines his rich imagination, scientific tastes, and brilliant artistry to tell astory that has no age limit."—The Horn Book From the Trade Paperback edition.

Peter Graves

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ISBN: 0140347844
Release Date: 1991-05-01
Number of pages: 176
Author: William P. Dubois
Publisher: Puffin

Download and read online Peter Graves in PDF and EPUB Peter befriends the outcast inventor "Horrible Houghton" Furlong and shares the secret of an antigravity matter that enables him to perform amazing stunts and eventually arouse the suspicions of a greedy villain.

The Twenty One Balloons

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ISBN: OCLC:48887086
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 58
Author: Linda Stewart

Download and read online The Twenty One Balloons in PDF and EPUB Suggests pre-reading activities, vocabulary and comprehension exercises, and follow-up activities to use in conjuction with the book The Twenty One Balloons by William Pene Du Bois.

The Power of One

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ISBN: 9781459620834
Release Date: 2011-05-20
Number of pages: 440
Author: Bryce Courtenay

Download and read online The Power of One in PDF and EPUB First with your head and then with your heart ...So says Hoppie Groenewald, boxing champion, to a seven-year-old boy who dreams of being the welterweight champion of the world. For the young Peekay, its a piece of advice he will carry with him throughout his life. Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, this one small boy will come to lead all the tribes of Africa. Through enduring friendships with Hymie and Gideon, Peekay gains the strength he needs to win out. And in a final conflict with his childhood enemy, the Judge, Peekay will fight to the death for justice.

Please Bring Balloons

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ISBN: 9780698142459
Release Date: 2013-10-17
Number of pages: 32
Author: Lindsay Ward
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Please Bring Balloons in PDF and EPUB Every day can be an adventure. Especially if you bring balloons. Ever wondered what it would be like to ride a carousel right off its platform? As Emma discovers, all it takes is a handful of balloons and a very kind polar bear to show you the way. This soaring story of friendship, between a carousel bear and the little girl who noticed him, will take readers to the arctic and back—in time for bedtime, of course—and remind them anything is possible. Even flying.

Violet the Pilot

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ISBN: 9780735229136
Release Date: 2008-03-13
Number of pages: 40
Author: Steve Breen
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Violet the Pilot in PDF and EPUB By the time she?s two years old, Violet Van Winkle can fi x nearly any appliance in the house. And by eight she?s building elaborate fl ying machines from scratch?mind-boggling contraptions such as the Tubbubbler, the Bicycopter, and the Wing-a-ma-jig. The kids at school tease her, but they have no idea what she?s capable of. Maybe she could earn their respect by winning the blue ribbon in the upcoming Air Show. Or maybe something even better will happen?something involving her bestever invention, a Boy Scout troop in peril, and even the mayor himself! A classic underdog story full of humor and sweetness and retro pizzazz, Violet the Pilot is both endearing and adorable. It?ll fl y right into your heart.

A Diamond in the Desert

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ISBN: 9781101560211
Release Date: 2012-02-16
Number of pages: 272
Author: Kathryn Fitzmaurice
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online A Diamond in the Desert in PDF and EPUB Twelve-year-old Tetsu eats, sleeps and breathes baseball. It’s all he ever thinks about. But after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Tetsu and his family are forced from their home into an internment camp in the Arizona desert with other Japanese Americans, and baseball becomes the last thing on his mind. The camp isn’t technically a prison, but it sure feels like one when there’s nothing to do and no place to go. So when a man starts up a boys’ baseball team, Tetsu is only too eager to play again. But with his sister suddenly falling ill, and his father taken away for questioning, Tetsu is forced to choose between his family and his love of the game.

Benjamin Franklinstein Lives

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ISBN: 9781101543436
Release Date: 2011-08-04
Number of pages: 224
Author: Matthew McElligott
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Benjamin Franklinstein Lives in PDF and EPUB Victor Godwin, a serious-minded boy genius living in Philadelphia, discovers that Ben Franklin never died - he was put into suspended animation, and was hidden away for more than 200 years in Victor's basement! An accident re-awakens Ben centuries before he was supposed to be, and there's a problem - when Ben runs low on energy, he turns into a rampaging monster desperately hungry for electricity! All this while Victor is trying to take first place in the school science fair. But with one of history's preeminent scientists helping out, what could go wrong? "Victor is one of the funniest nerds in children's literature." - School Library Journal "A welcome diversion to pass the hours between scoring science-fair ribbons and exploding . . . home chemistry sets." - Booklist

The Line

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ISBN: 9781101197653
Release Date: 2010-03-04
Number of pages: 224
Author: Teri Hall
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online The Line in PDF and EPUB An invisible, uncrossable physical barrier encloses the Unified States. The Line is the part of the border that lopped off part of the country, dooming the inhabitants to an unknown fate when the enemy used a banned weapon. It’s said that bizarre creatures and superhumans live on the other side, in Away. Nobody except tough old Ms. Moore would ever live next to the Line. Nobody but Rachel and her mother, who went to live there after Rachel’s dad died in the last war. It’s a safe, quiet life. Until Rachel finds a mysterious recorded message that can only have come from Away. The voice is asking for help. Who sent the message? Why is her mother so protective? And to what lengths is Rachel willing to go in order to do what she thinks is right? View our classroom guide for The Line by Teri Hall

Five Weeks in a Balloon

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ISBN: PSU:000011261568
Release Date: 1876
Number of pages: 249
Author: Jules Verne

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The Borrowers Aloft

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ISBN: 0547537735
Release Date: 2003-04-01
Number of pages: 224
Author: Mary Norton
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Borrowers Aloft in PDF and EPUB Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock's huge adventures have been thrilling children young and old for fifty years--and their appeal is as strong as ever in The Borrowers Aloft. The original beloved interior illustrations by Beth and Joe Krush have been retained, capturing these little people with a larger-than-life appeal.

Falling Into You

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ISBN: 9781620510827
Release Date: 2013-05-06
Number of pages:
Author: Jasinda Wilder
Publisher: NLA Digital LLC

Download and read online Falling Into You in PDF and EPUB "Nell Hawthorne is in love with her life-long best friend, Kyle Calloway. Their young love is invincible and life is full of promise; then one night Kyle dies suddenly in a tragic accident and Nell is forever changed. She meets Kyle's older brother Colton for the first time at the funeral. They both struggle to move on with life as best they can. Years later, they meet again in New York City, and Colton realizes that Nell has never really gotten over Kyle's death. She seems to be harboring a deeply rooted pain, a heavy weight of guilt and regret. He knows he shouldn't get involved, but he can't help himself. Trust doesn't come easily for either of them, and they both have demons. Together, they learn the purpose of pain and the meaning of healing, and the importance of forgiveness"--Page 2 of cover.