Historical Fiction Books For 5th Graders
"Remarkable, not-to-be-missed-under-any-circumstances."? Entertainment Weekly (Grade A) The Passage meets Ender's Game in an epic new series from award-winning author Rick Yancey. After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the un lucky survive. After the 4th wave, only one rule...
Publisher : Penguin Young Readers Group
published : 2013
It is a wild race against time as Lieutenant Lindsay Boxer and the newest member of the Women's Murder Club, attorney Yuki Castellano, lead an investigation into a string of mysterious patient deaths--and reveal a hospital administration determined to shield its reputation at all costs. And while the hospital wages an explosive court battle that grips...
Publisher : Little, Brown and Company
published : 2006
How do you fight criminals who aren?t human? From the bestselling Graham Masterton, an unputdownable story of a deadly alliance between L.A. gangsters and terrifying witches... A ruthless new crime syndicate holds Los Angeles in a grip of terror. Anyone who opposes it suffers a horrible death? but not at human hands. Bizarre accidents, sudden...
Publisher : Canelo Digital Publishing Ltd
published : 2016
This†is a second memoir following Coming after Fathering Words: The Making of an African American Writer. ¬†In this story,¬†Miller is¬†returning to baseball, the game of his youth, in order to find the metaphor that will provide the measurement of his life. Almost 60, he ponders whether his life can now be entered into the official record books as a...
Publisher : PM Press
published : 2009
A practical introduction to the engineering science required for engineering study and practice. Science for Engineering is an introductory textbook that assumes no prior background in engineering. This new edition covers the fundamental scientific knowledge that all trainee engineers must acquire in order to pass their exams, and has been brought...
Publisher : Taylor and Francis
published : 2015
Now in its fifth edition, Diffusion of Innovations is a classic work on the spread of new ideas. In this renowned book, Everett M. Rogers, professor and chair of the Department of Communication & Journalism at the University of New Mexico, explains how new ideas spread via communication channels over time. Such innovations are initially perceived...
Publisher : Free Press
published : 2003
Capitalize on All the Latest Legal, Financial, and Compliance Information Needed to Analyze and Appraise Any Business For over 25 years, Valuing a Business has provided professionals and students with expert business valuation information, offering clear, concise coverage of valuation principles and methods. Over the decades, the book's unsurpassed...
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
published : 2007
The classic Designing with Type has been completely redesigned, with an updated format and full color throughout. New information and new images make this perennial best-seller an even more valuable tool for anyone interested in learning about typography. The fifth edition has been integrated with a convenient website, www.designingwithtype.com,...
Publisher : Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony
published : 2012
Let your vocabulary speak for itself. Knowing which words to use and how to use them is key to communicating accurately and effectively. That?s why more than one million people have used Word Smart to improve their vocabularies! This updated 5th edition defines and explains more than 1,400 need-to-know vocabulary words. To create this book, the¬†Princeton...
Publisher : Random House Children's Books
published : 2012
It will take a Christmas miracle for two very different souls to find each other in this perfectly festive fairy tale of New York!¬† Hopeless romantic Eva Jordan loves everything about Christmas. She might be spending the holidays alone this year, but when she's given an opportunity to house-sit a spectacular penthouse on Fifth Avenue, she leaps...
Publisher : HQN Books
published : 2016