Fuzzy Mud

Author: Louis Sachar
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0385370210
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From the author of the acclaimed bestseller Holes, winner of the Newbery Award and the National Book Award, comes Fuzzy Mud, a New York Times bestseller. "Sachar blends elements of mystery, suspense, and school-day life into a taut environmental cautionary tale."--Publishers Weekly Be careful. Your next step may be your last. Fifth grader Tamaya Dhilwaddi and seventh grader Marshall Walsh have been walking to and from Woodridge Academy together since elementary school. But their routine is disrupted when bully Chad Hilligas challenges Marshall to a fight. To avoid the conflict, Marshall takes a shortcut home through the off-limits woods. Tamaya, unaware of the reason for the detour, reluctantly follows. They soon get lost. And then they find trouble. Bigger trouble than anyone could ever have imagined. In the days and weeks that follow, the authorities and the U.S. Senate become involved, and what they uncover might affect the future of the world.

When Love Calls Again

Author: Benita Chalmers
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595206344
Size: 36.64 MB
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The Player Gets Played Trey Stephens, a self-proclaimed player runs into an alluring woman who reeks of old wisdom and soft fuzzies. He knows that without effort, he could snuggle down into her cozy world forever, without a whimper. But he's not ready for forever, he still has hearts to score. He thinks of himself as a fantasy weaver. His MO is to be the perfect lover for whomever he is involved with, for however long they're involved. He could never see himself confined to one woman when there were so many who wanted the opportunity to be with a good man. He senses, however, if he were to hook up with only one woman, this would be the one. Another translation of that--he may've just met his match--which to him is tantamount to being challenged, and he's never walked away from a good challenge. He vacillates between the urge to get it on with this siren, and the inclination to follow his foreboding feeling to ignore her. That should've warned him that this wasn't going to be a sashay-in sashay-out situation.

Common And Scientific Names Of Aquatic Invertebrates From The United States And Canada

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ISBN: 9781888569643
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This edition represents the second edition of the list of decapod crustaceans and the first edition of the list of all other crustacean groups, including terrestrial, freshwater, and marine forms. The list has been greatly expanded to include more than 9,000 species from the United States (now including Hawaiian species) and Canada. Several detailed appendices have been added, including changes and additions to the entries for decapod crustaceans from the first edition and lists of endangered or threatened species, presumably extinct species, and nonindigenous species. The introduction is also expanded to include a detailed description of the diversity within the subphylum Crustacea.

Fuzzy Logic In Chemistry

Author: Dennis H. Rouvray
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 9780080532257
Size: 47.41 MB
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Fuzzy Logic has gained increasing acceptance as a way to deal with complexity and uncertainty in many areas of science and engineering. This book is the first to address its practical applications to chemical systems. Ten distinguished authors discuss the role of fuzzy logic in the characterization of a variety of chemical concepts, including chirality, quantum systems, molecular engineering and design, and hierarchical classification methods. Fuzzy Logic in Chemistry will appeal to both students and professionals who are seeking to learn more about theory and applications in an area of growing importance to the physical sciences. The first book on the applications of fuzzy logic in chemistry Covers a topic relevant to many disciplines, including molecular design Discusses applications of fuzzy logic to the physical sciences, a rapidly growing area Features chapters from highly distinguished authors in the physical sciences

Holes

Author: Louis Sachar
Publisher: Yearling
ISBN: 9780307798367
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Winner of the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award! This #1 New York Times bestselling, modern classic in which boys are forced to dig holes day in and day out is now available with a splashy new look. Stanley Yelnats is under a curse. A curse that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of Yelnatses. Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys’ detention center, Camp Green Lake, where the boys build character by spending all day, every day digging holes exactly five feet wide and five feet deep. There is no lake at Camp Green Lake. But there are an awful lot of holes. It doesn’t take long for Stanley to realize there’s more than character improvement going on at Camp Green Lake. The boys are digging holes because the warden is looking for something. But what could be buried under a dried-up lake? Stanley tries to dig up the truth in this inventive and darkly humorous tale of crime and punishment—and redemption. Includes a double bonus: an excerpt from Small Steps, the follow-up to Holes, as well as an excerpt from Louis Sachar’s new middle-grade novel, Fuzzy Mud. "A smart jigsaw puzzle of a novel." --The New York Times WINNER OF THE BOSTON GLOBE-HORN BOOK AWARD A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW NOTABLE CHILDREN'S BOOK SELECTED FOR NUMEROUS BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR AND ALA HONORS

Marvin Redpost 1 Kidnapped At Birth

Author: Louis Sachar
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307797147
Size: 12.80 MB
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This chapter book series by Newbery Honor–winning and bestselling author Louis Sachar features one hilariously overactive imagination! Marvin Redpost has never felt like he fits in with his family. So when he hears a news report about a missing prince who looks just like him, he knows exactly what happened. Now all he has to do is tell Mr. and Mrs. Redpost that it’s time for him to move in with his real parents at the castle…. Hilarious and relatable, Marvin Redpost is perfect for kids who love to bond with quirky characters like Junie B. Jones and George Brown, Class Clown. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Yearling 50th Anniversary Collection

Author: Various
Publisher: Yearling Books
ISBN: 9780399555961
Size: 53.76 MB
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Eight children's classics from yesterday and today together in a collectible box set! Celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of "the imprint that has set the standard for children's trade paperback publishing." The books you remember and the stories you'll never forget come together in a collectible box set in honor of the Yearling imprint's fiftieth anniversary. The box set features: The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls Holes by Louis Sachar Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm Together, the books have won three Newbery Medals, one National Book Award, one Coretta Scott King Award, countless state awards, and numerous spots on bestseller lists. It's the classics of yesterday and today, and the memories of tomorrow.

Marvin Redpost 2 Why Pick On Me

Author: Louis Sachar
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307797155
Size: 71.93 MB
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This sidesplitting chapter book in Newbery Honor–winning and bestselling author Louis Sachar’s Marvin Redpost series takes on rumors and teasing. There’s a rumor at school that Marvin Redpost picks his nose. Clarence started it, and now everyone believes it. Even Marvin’s friends are embarrassed to be seen with him! Can Marvin figure out how to change everyone’s mind? Or is he doomed to be teased forever? Hilarious and relatable, Marvin Redpost is perfect for kids who love to bond with quirky characters like Junie B. Jones and George Brown, Class Clown. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Wayside School Beneath The Cloud Of Doom

Author: Louis Sachar
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062965400
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Follows the adventures and misadventures of students and staff as they cope with the effects of a large, gloomy cloud that has settled over Wayside School.

Sixth Grade Secrets

Author: Louis Sachar
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 9780812491739
Size: 79.93 MB
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When Laura Sibbie starts a club called Pig City, she incites a near-war among her sixth-grade classmates and generates the creation of a rival club that has designs on Pig City's precious box of secrets.