Beyond the Moongate. True Stories of 1920s China by Elizabeth Quan

By Elizabeth Quan

MOONGATES DOTTED THE panorama OF outdated CHINA. historical chinese language architects had sculpted stone piled on sculpted stone to shape around doors, with the non secular symbolism of the complete moon. To step via this type of doors used to be to step right into a global of peace and happiness....

And so it was once within the Nineteen Twenties that the Lee King family members - father, mom, and 6 youngsters, elderly ten months to seven years - traveled from their domestic in Canada, around the Pacific Ocean, to inland China. There, they'd the chance to step past the moongate right into a land no longer but touched by means of sleek battle or political unrest.

The tale of the moongate, tells of the 2 "golden" years the relatives spent with Grandmother in a distant village within the south, which hadn't replaced for hundreds of years.

Step inside of and dwell the lengthy lazy days of a China without end long gone. The moongate beckons....

From the Hardcover edition.

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Diary of a Michigan Kid by Sleeping Bear Press, Visit Amazon's Cyd Moore Page, search

By Sleeping Bear Press, Visit Amazon's Cyd Moore Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Cyd Moore,

Teenagers will get pleasure from recording their recommendations and thoughts during this interactive trip magazine. colourful paintings and smart textual content aid advised inventive contributions from budding writers and artists. what is within? covered pages for writing; clean pages for drawing; video games, actions, and straightforward recipes; proof akin to landmarks and emblems (and even a bit history); And extra! With its stable, lay-flat layout, this magazine is ideal for recording every thing from yard musings to holiday travels!

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Understanding Afghanistan Today by Don Nardo

By Don Nardo

Figuring out Afghanistan this present day is a correct and modern presentation that explores the center japanese country of Afghanistan with a spotlight at the kingdom because it is this present day: present concerns, tradition, and way of life. The booklet is written in an easy-to-read stress-free narrative shape for undemanding readers grades 3-6. The Afghanistan identify features a local recipe and craft for college kids to create. common scholars are inspired to think about proof from informational texts to aid research, mirrored image, and examine. sequence titles were built to deal with some of the universal center particular targets, greater point pondering abilities, and revolutionary studying techniques for center grade and junior excessive point scholars.

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Indian Fables by P. V. Ramaswami Raju

By P. V. Ramaswami Raju

An attractive choice of greater than 100 Indian fables which are pleasant in addition to brief, pithy, and inventive. every one myth has its separate ethical in prose or rhyme; those are frequently epigrams of the shrewdest sort, filled with wit and subtlety. every one of these fables usually are new to the vast majority of readers. within the characters of animals an analogous ideas are saw as in Western fables. because the image of power, the lion (or, in a single or situations, the tiger) is king, the fox is the logo of crafty, the endure of inert strength, the wolf of ferocity, the owl of assumed knowledge, and so on. compatible for a while 7 and up.

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Oceans (DK ONLINE) by John Woodward

By John Woodward

DK, the easiest reference writer, meets Google(tm), the world's most sensible seek engine in a finished and authoritative sequence that is on-line, and units the benchmark for reference. offering whole and visually arresting reference at a completely new point, e-links lead you to on-line details you cannot get in a ebook: stay and archival pictures; sound buttons; interactive polls, quizzes, and video games; hyperlinks to corporations and the most recent study. every one e-link tells you which of them key-phrase to use-then Google(tm) / DK take you instantly to the secure, acceptable, and exact on-line info. observe the wonderful abundance and diversity of crops and animals that make the sea their home-from deep, darkish trenches, to lush, tropical atolls. additionally find out about the currents, cycles, and lifetime of the sea itself, and the way the future health of the sea impacts lifestyles in all places on this planet

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Learn Italian Vocabulary - English/Italian Flashcards - by Flashcard Ebooks

By Flashcard Ebooks

A wide collection of English to Italian Flashcards, that includes a range of commonplace loved ones items.
An first-class approach for kids and grown ups to extend their Italian vocabulary.
The crisp and colourful illustrations glance reliable on either colour and black and white screens.
As there's no audio in the e-book, a convenient pronunciation advisor for English audio system is written without delay underneath every one Italian word.
A excellent addition for your Italian research fabrics.

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