Monster Bugs

Author: Lucille Recht Penner
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0553512552
Size: 15.97 MB
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Monster Bugs. Best-selling simplifier of science Lucille Recht Penner unearths the truth about the water bug which sucks its victims' blood like a vampire, the assassin bug which turns its prey to mush with a special poison, and other barbaric bugs. This vividly illustrated collection of sensational but true bug facts is sure to set young readers' skin crawling!

Monster Bugs Coloring Book

Author: Diana Zourelias
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486476731
Size: 56.98 MB
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Monster Bugs Coloring Book. Colorists can come face-to-face with 30 fascinating insects and spiders. Magnified images offer close-up looks at the Asian giant hornet, cicada, horsefly, rhinoceros beetle, and more. Captions offer intriguing facts about each creature.

The Ashgate Encyclopedia Of Literary And Cinematic Monsters

Author: Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317044266
Size: 69.82 MB
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The Ashgate Encyclopedia Of Literary And Cinematic Monsters. From vampires and demons to ghosts and zombies, interest in monsters in literature, film, and popular culture has never been stronger. This concise Encyclopedia provides scholars and students with a comprehensive and authoritative A-Z of monsters throughout the ages. It is the first major reference book on monsters for the scholarly market. Over 200 entries written by experts in the field are accompanied by an overview introduction by the editor. Generic entries such as 'ghost' and 'vampire' are cross-listed with important specific manifestations of that monster. In addition to monsters appearing in English-language literature and film, the Encyclopedia also includes significant monsters in Spanish, French, Italian, German, Russian, Indian, Chinese, Japanese, African and Middle Eastern traditions. Alphabetically organized, the entries each feature suggestions for further reading. The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters is an invaluable resource for all students and scholars and an essential addition to library reference shelves.

Brainiac S Bug Book

Author: Ann Tenah
Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc.
ISBN: 9780880883627
Size: 23.15 MB
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Brainiac S Bug Book. This awesome activity book is filled with info about all things creepy and crawly, with stories to complete, word searches, mazes, lots of jokes, backyard bug bingo, and much more. Free ladybug pen included.

Fire

Author: Kristin Cashore
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101155806
Size: 32.34 MB
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Fire. It is not a peaceful time in the Dells. In King City, the young King Nash is clinging to the throne, while rebel lords in the north and south build armies to unseat him. War is coming. And the mountains and forest are filled with spies and thieves. This is where Fire lives, a girl whose beauty is impossibly irresistible and who can control the minds of everyone around her. Exquisitely romantic, this companion to the highly praised Graceling has an entirely new cast of characters, save for one person who plays a pivotal role in both books. You don't need to have read Graceling to love Fire. But if you haven't, you'll be dying to read it next. This edition includes an article by and an interview with Kristin Cashore, as well as a sneak peek at her next book, Bitterblue!

Mr Monster

Author: Dan Wells
Publisher: Tor Books
ISBN: 9781429942140
Size: 45.62 MB
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Mr Monster. I killed a demon. I don't know if it was really, technically a demon, but I do know that he was some kind of monster, with fangs and claws and the whole bit, and he killed a lot of people. So I killed him. I think it was the right thing to do. At least the killing stopped. Well, it stopped for a while. In I Am Not a Serial Killer, John Wayne Cleaver saved his town from a murderer even more appalling than the serial killers he obsessively studies. But it turns out even demons have friends, and the disappearance of one has brought another to Clayton County. Soon there are new victims for John to work on at the mortuary and a new mystery to solve. But John has tasted death, and the dark nature he used as a weapon---the terrifying persona he calls "Mr. Monster"---might now be using him. No one in Clayton is safe unless John can vanquish two nightmarish adversaries: the unknown demon he must hunt and the inner demon he can never escape. In this sequel to his brilliant debut, Dan Wells ups the ante with a thriller that is just as gripping and even more intense. He apologizes in advance for the nightmares. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Bog Monster Of Booker Creek

Author: Wayne V. Miller
Publisher: Wayne V. Miller
ISBN:
Size: 75.78 MB
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The Bog Monster Of Booker Creek. "In an extended letter to his son ten years in the future, John Densch chronicles how he and his family slid into a media circus, one in which a middle-school science project became a national joke. With the unexplained disappearance of a local girl, the joke takes an ominous turn. John finds himself in a cauldron of competing world-views, from the paranormal to the ultra-rational to the paranoid. As he waits for life to return to normal, he becomes more and more absorbed by the stories he tells himself, and realizes that he must finally acknowledge the tale that defines his life." -- Bog Monster website.

The King Of All Tickle Bugs And Other Stories

Author: Crystal R. Kenner
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9781450294676
Size: 36.81 MB
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The King Of All Tickle Bugs And Other Stories. Get ready to enter a magical world of tickle bugs, ice cream monsters, imaginary friends, and grumpy old bears! The King of All Tickle Bugs and Other Stories is a fun-filled romp through the wonders of a child’s imagination. Intended for young readers, this collection of short stories takes you to far-off kingdoms and places in your own backyard. In “The King of All Tickle Bugs,” five tickle bugs that live in a huge castle must help their hurt animal friends in the forest. A spotted pig tries to fit in with the other pigs and accept his friend, Mr. Mudd—who may or may not exist—in “The Spotted Pig and Mr. Mudd.” It’s a wild ride when “The Ice Cream Monster Goes to the Zoo” and then heads out to every freezer in the neighborhood! Full of enchanting illustrations and lots and lots of adventure, The King of All Tickle Bugs and Other Stories will enchant young and old alike!

Pendragon

Author: D.J. MacHale
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 364104670X
Size: 74.87 MB
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Pendragon. Moderne erotische Mystery Verstörende Alpträume quälen Alba jede Nacht. Als ihr Großvater ermordet wird, werden diese Träume erschreckend real: Alba steht auf einmal im Zentrum eines gefährlichen Kampfes zwischen Nachzehrern, Metamorphen und Hexen – allein Finn, ein Metamorph, hält zu ihr. Doch kann sie ihm trauen? Olga A. Krouk verwebt eine große Liebesgeschichte mit dunkel-gefährlichen Wesen.