An all-new collection of short stories from the world of Magnus Chase!Travel the Nine Worlds with your favourite characters from the world of Magnus Chase in a brand-new series of adventures.Find out why Amir Fadlan hates clothes shopping in Midgard, see how Mallory Keen learns in icy Niflheim that insulting a dragon can be a good idea, and join Alex Fierro as they play with fire (and a disco sword) in the home of the fire giants, Muspellheim.But watch out for Thor, who is jogging through all Nine Worlds so he can log his million steps - and is raising quite a stink . . .Riordan, RickRick Riordan, dubbed 'storyteller of the gods' by Publishers Weekly, is the author of five New York Times number-one bestselling book series with millions of copies sold throughout the world: Percy Jackson, the Heroes of Olympus and the Trials of Apollo, based on Greek and Roman mythology, the Kane Chronicles, based on Egyptian mythology, and Magnus Chase, based on Norse mythology. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, Rick's first novel featuring the heroic young demigod, won the Red House Children's Book Award and - along with the sequel, Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters - was a blockbuster film franchise starring Logan LermanTo learn more about Rick and his books, you can visit him at www.rickriordan.co.uk or follow him on Twitter @camphalfblood.
The new novel in the fabulously popular Shopaholic series from number one bestselling author Sophie KinsellaLike mother, like daughter...!Shopaholic Becky Brandon (nee Bloomwood)'s two-year-old is ... spirited. She knows what she wants, whether it's a grown-up Prada handbag or a toy pony (40% off, so a bargain, surely?) When yet another shopping trip turns to mayhem, Becky decides it's time to give Minnie her own pocket money. Is it a bad sign when Minnie goes instantly overdrawn?Minnie isn't the only one in financial crisis. As the Bank of London collapses, people are having to Cut Back. Everyone needs cheering up, so what better way to do it than to throw a fabulous surprise party? A thrifty party, of course. Except economising and keeping a secret have never been Becky's strong points ...Everybody loves Sophie Kinsella:"I almost cried with laughter" Daily Mail"Hilarious . . . you'll laugh and gasp on every page" Jenny Colgan"Properly mood-altering . . . funny, fast and farcical. I loved it" Jojo Moyes"A superb tale. Five stars!" Heat"High-octane, laugh-a-minute entertainment." WOMAN & HOMESophie Kinsella is an international bestselling writer. She is the author of many number one bestsellers, including the hugely popular Shopaholic series.She has also written seven bestselling novels as Madeleine Wickham and several books for children.She lives in the UK with her husband and family.
Erscheinungsdatum: 09.11.2010, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Woman's Institute Domestic Arts Series - Textiles And Sewing Materials - Textiles, Laces Embroideries And Findings, Shopping Hints, Mending, Household Sewing, Trade And Sewing Terms, Autor: Picken, Mary Brooks, Verlag: Read Books, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: DESIGN // Textile & Costume // Mode und Bekleidung, Rubrik: Innenarchitektur // Design, Seiten: 300, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 403 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Erscheinungsdatum: 15.11.2010, Medium: Buch, Einband: Gebunden, Titel: Woman's Institute Domestic Arts Series - Textiles And Sewing Materials - Textiles, Laces Embroideries And Findings, Shopping Hints, Mending, Household Sewing, Trade And Sewing Terms, Autor: Picken, Mary Brooks, Verlag: Read Books, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: CRAFTS & HOBBIES // General, Rubrik: Hobby // Freizeit, Natur, Seiten: 294, Informationen: HC gerader Rücken kaschiert, Gewicht: 528 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
A crafty cat burglar is causing alarm and concern throughout the town with a series of daring rooftop robberies. After Mrs Wicket’s house is burgled and Bean has his wallet stolen, he decides the only way to deal with this cunning housebreaker is to put on a costume and become a superhero. But SuperBean soon finds he has his hands full helping to rescue cats stuck in trees, old ladies with their spilled shopping, rampaging robots and much more… Eight Splendid Stories: WRESTLE BEAN RARE BIRD BEAN’S SAFARI A ROUND OF GOLF SUPERHERO BEAN WHAT A LOAD OF RUBBISH THE ROBOT ICE-CREAM
Life at Oarai Academy is never boring when you have tanks at your disposal! The girls of the Tankery division are off in a series of their own hair-brained adventures. Whether shopping for swimsuits, camping out or learning to do the Ankou Dance they are sure to do it with their own brand of flair. Then there's a deeper look behind the scenes with a crash course in the operations of the Oorai School Ship, a look in Yukari and Erwin's reconnaissance against Pravda and a contest that's sure to showcase Oorai's many hidden talents.
Becky arbeitet als Journalistin bei einem Wirtschaftsmagazin. Ihr Job ist es, den Lesern beizubringen, mit ihrem Geld besser umzugehen. Leider befolgt sie ihre eigenen Ratschläge nur selten. Das Wort r"eduziert" macht sie zur willenlosen Shopperin, die statt mit einem Liter Milch aus dem Supermarkt, mit einem Paar Schuhen und dem passenden Blazer aus der Boutique nach Hause kommt. Auf lange Sicht strapaziert das nicht nur den Geldbeutel, sondern auch leider jede Beziehung . . .When the going gets tough - the tough go shopping...The fabulous first novel in the Shopaholic series by bestselling author Sophie KinsellaMeet Rebecca Bloomwood.She has a great flat, a fabulous wardrobe full of the season's must-haves, and a job telling other people how to manage their money. She spends her leisure time ... shopping.Retail therapy is the answer to all her problems. She knows she should stop, but she can't. She tries Cutting Back, she tries Making More Money. But neither seems to work. The letters from the bank are getting harder to ignore. Can Becky ever escape from this dreamworld, find true love, and regain the use of her credit card?The Secret Dreamworld of a Shopaholic... the perfect pick-me-up for when it's all hanging in the (bank) balance.Everybody loves Sophie Kinsella:"I almost cried with laughter" Daily Mail"Hilarious . . . you'll laugh and gasp on every page" Jenny Colgan"Properly mood-altering . . . funny, fast and farcical. I loved it" Jojo Moyes"A superb tale. Five stars!" Heat"I almost cried with laughter" Daily Mail
Erscheinungsdatum: 20.04.2012, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Human-powered vehicles, Titelzusatz: Rickshaw, Human-powered transport, Bobsleigh, Luge, Ski, Galley, South Pointing Chariot, Wheelchair, Litter, Baby transport, Shopping cart, Ice boat, Wheelbarrow, Kinetic sculpture race, Rushcart, Kick scooter, Verlag: Books LLC, Reference Series, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING // Automotive, Rubrik: Maschinenbau // Fertigungstechnik, Seiten: 86, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 183 gr, Verkäufer: averdo