Rags and Ruins is an exciting adventure book that will keep you on the edge of your seat. The book begins with a goblin named Hargo going to catch catfish when he finds a human baby. Hargo shows him to his wife, who then named him Rags. They brought Rags to The Man in the House, the leader of the scrap yard and landfill, to ask what to do.
Halfway Home: Drawing My Way Through Japan is about a girl that was born in Japan by an American man and a Japanese woman who now lives in Japan. This book shows her journey to Japan, her time while she is there, and part of her way back to America. She gets to redisover her birthplace and see new things she has never seen before. She gets to reconnect with her grandparents that live in Japan. She shares in this book the cultural differences between America and Japan
This story is about a girl named Emma, a teen who is quiet and very shy. She despises being in the spotlight and would rather reside in the shadows, but this is not possible. She soon learns she is not who she thinks she is. Everything changes when a new guy named Connor moves to town.
Whether you are a talented artist or someone who just likes to doodle, this book is for you! The author, Christopher Hart, gives step-by-step guidance to draw all sorts of creepy characters. You will find the steps to draw zombies, vampires and even mummies.
He gives lots of tips to help you improve your sketches, and towards the end of the book he goes into even more detail! He shows you how to draw backgrounds.so that you can create creepy scenes for your cartoon monsters.
This is a must have book for child or adult that enjoys drawing!
In the mysterious narrative Sammy Keyes and the Kiss Good-Bye, penned by Wendelin Van Draanen, Sammy Keyes finds herself in a coma due to the fact that she was propelled off of the third story of a fire escape. Sammy, also known as a crime fighting hero, has a history of going up against delinquents. Except this time one of the many people she has defeated is seeking revenge. While Sammy is in a coma her relatives, loved ones, and friends will do what they must to solve this mystery. As time elapses, somebody tries to bring Sammy’s existence to an end.
Arthur T. Owens has had a rough few months. First his dad dies while drunk driving. Then his mom is set on moving on, so she throws away all of Arthur's dad's things. Arthur goes to blow off some steam and he sees the local junkman. With all of his attention on the old man's hat Arthur doesn't even think about what he is doing, and throws a brick at the junkman's head.
Madeline Whittier has a rare and incurable disease. She can’t go outside of her house and can’t touch anyone. She’s been living this way for seventeen years, each of her days simply being a repeat of the last. However, when a new family moves in next door, Madeline sees a boy that intrigues her. His name is Olly, and all he wears is black clothing. Madeline doesn’t know how things will end, but she knows that she might just fall in love with Olly.
Cassy is a teen living in her abusive father’s household. She wants nothing more than to escape but she can’t find a way out. However, when she looks in a mirror and trades places with an alternate reality version of herself, everything changes. Cassy’s alternate life is full of smiles and happiness, while her alternate self is stuck in Cassy’s old life. However, Cassy soon realizes that not everything is as happy as it seems.
The Galaxy Pirates: Hunt for the Pyxis is a book about Emma Garton and her friend Herbie on a quest to save Emma's parents. Emma is sailing out to sea on the Markab with her Dad and Herbie when they get stuck. The Markab barely avoids getting destroyed by a container ship. Disappointed and sad they couldn't sail, they head back home. They order pizza, but when it shows up, Emma's parents get kidnapped!