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The Eighth Story Nineteen Years Later Based on an original new story by J K Rowling Jack Thorne and John Tiffany a new play by Jack Thorne Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage The play will receive its world premiere in London s West End on July 30 2016 It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn t much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic a husband and father of three school-age children While Harry grapples with a past that refuses to stay where it belongs his youngest son Albus must struggle with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted As past and present fuse ominously both father and son learn the uncomfortable truth sometimes darkness comes from unexpected places
The fifth book in Chris Colfer s 1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories In the highly anticipated continuation of the Land of Stories series Conner learns that the only place to fight the Masked Man s literary army is inside his own short stories When the twins and their friends enter worlds crafted from Conner s imagination finding allies no one else could have ever dreamed of the race begins to put an end to the Masked Man s reign of terror Can the twins finally restore peace in the fairy tale world
Your little one will soon learn some essential first words and pictures with this bright board book There are 100 color photographs to look at and talk about and 100 simple first words to read and learn too The pages are made from tough board for hours of fun reading and the cover is softly padded for little hands to hold
Now for the first time ever J K Rowling s seven bestselling Harry Potter books are available in a stunning paperback boxed set The Harry Potter series has been hailed as one for the ages by Stephen King and a spellbinding saga by USA Today And most recently The New York Times called Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows the fastest selling book in history This is the ultimate Harry Potter collection for Harry Potter fans of all ages
Now a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg Starring Mark Rylance Ruby Barnhill Penelope Wilton Jemaine Clement Bill Hader and Adam Godley The BFG is no ordinary bone-crunching giant He is far too nice and jumbly It s lucky for Sophie that he is Had she been carried off in the middle of the night by the Bloodbottler or any of the other giants rather than the BFG she would have soon become breakfast When Sophie hears that the giants are flush-bunking off to England to swollomp a few nice little chiddlers she decides she must stop them once and for all And the BFG is going to help her
SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING JULIA ROBERTS AND JACOB TREMBLAY Over 3 million people have read the 1 New York Times bestseller WONDER and have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman an ordinary boy with an extraordinary face The book that inspired the Choose Kind movement I won t describe what I look like Whatever you re thinking it s probably worse August Pullman was born with a facial difference that up until now has prevented him from going to a mainstream school Starting 5th grade at Beecher Prep he wants nothing more than to be treated as an ordinary kid but his new classmates can t get past Auggie s extraordinary face WONDER now a 1 New York Times bestseller and included on the Texas Bluebonnet Award master list begins from Auggie s point of view but soon switches to include his classmates his sister her boyfriend and others These perspectives converge in a portrait of one community s struggle with empathy compassion and acceptance Wonder is the best kids book of the year said Emily Bazelon senior editor at Slate com and author of Sticks and Stones Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy In a world where bullying among young people is an epidemic this is a refreshing... new narrative full of heart and hope R J Palacio has called her debut novel a meditation on kindness indeed every reader will come away with a greater appreciation for the simple courage of friendship Auggie is a hero to root for a diamond in the rough who proves that you can t blend in when you were born to stand out Join the conversation thewonderofwondermore
THE all-time classic picture book from generation to generation sold somewhere in the world every 30 seconds Have you shared it with a child or grandchild in your life The very hungry caterpillar literally eats his way through the pages of the book and right into your child s heart Mother s Manual Gorgeously illustrated brilliantly innovative The New York Times Book Review
Dr Seuss s wonderfully wise Oh the Places You ll Go is the perfect send-off for grads from nursery school high school college and beyond From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly perch Dr Seuss addresses life s ups and downs with his trademark humorous verse and illustrations while encouraging readers to find the success that lies within In a starred review Booklist notes Seuss s message is simple but never sappy life may be a Great Balancing Act but through it all There s fun to be done A perennial favorite and a perfect gift for anyone starting a new phase in their life
The bestselling Giraffes Can t Dance is now a board book Giraffes Can t Dance is a touching tale of Gerald the giraffe who wants nothing more than to dance With crooked knees and thin legs it s harder for a giraffe than you would think Gerald is finally able to dance to his own tune when he gets some encouraging words from an unlikely friend With light-footed rhymes and high-stepping illustrations this tale is gentle inspiration for every child with dreams of greatness
For the first time J K Rowling s beloved Harry Potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full-color editions Kate Greenaway-award-winning artist Jim Kay has created over 100 stunning illustrations making this deluxe format a perfect gift as much for a child being introduced to the series as for the dedicated fan Harry Potter has never been the star of a Quidditch team scoring points while riding a broom far above the ground He knows no spells has never helped to hatch a dragon and has never worn a cloak of invisibility All he knows is a miserable life with the Dursleys his horrible aunt and uncle and their abominable son Dudley -- a great big swollen spoiled bully Harry s room is a tiny closet at the foot of the stairs and he hasn t had a birthday party in eleven years But all that is about to change when a mysterious letter arrives by owl messenger a letter with an invitation to an incredible place that Harry -- and anyone who reads about him -- will find unforgettable
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