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Decemberi angol nyelvű e-könyv-ajánló

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Andrea Vlahakis: Christmas Eve Blizzard
A young boy and his abuelo push aside their Christmas preparation to rescue a beautiful cardinal during a blizzard. The bird quickly responds to their kindness, regains it strength, and flies off. The cardinal sweetly and unexpectedly rewards the boy, his grandfather, and their entire village with a lifetime of Christmas cheer. The “For Creative Minds” section contains instructions to create a bird-friendly backyard, simple bird feeder crafts, a “Cardinal Numbers” math game, and information on what to do if you find an injured bird. Encourages children to care for animals.
JUVENILE FICTION / Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent

Novemberi angol nyelvű e-könyv-ajánló

Megan Hess: Christian Dior : The Illustrated World of a Fashion Master
Christian Dior: The Illustrated World of a Fashion Master is a stunning illustrated biography of legendary designer Christian Dior from internationally renowned fashion illustrator Megan Hess. Discover the key moments of Dior's fascinating life and iconic items from the fashion world that he created. Dior's love of flowers, creativity, femininity and good-luck charms were woven into everything he designed, and his New Look remains iconic to this day. Elegantly enclosed by a hardback cover and ribbon, Megan's beautiful illustrations follow Dior through three distinct chapters: the highs and lows of his early life, set against a backdrop of bohemian and wartime Paris; the couture house that he built into an empire in just ten years; and the incredible legacy he left behind for one of fashion's most influential brands.Christian Dior is a celebration of a man whose life was as remarkable as the clothes that he created, brought to life on the page by the expert hand of Megan Hess.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Fashion

Októberi angol e-könyv ajánló

SPOOKTOBER

Yoon Ha Lee: The Fox's Tower and Other Tales : A Collection of Magical Short Stories
“Locus Award winner Lee (Phoenix Extravagant) takes on the folktale form in a collection of 25 gorgeous, magical stories, tiny jewels of worldbuilding that tap into mythic themes to feel somehow both ancient and delightfully fresh… The result is breathtaking in its playful grace.'—Publisher's Weekly Starred ReviewEnter a world of magic and myth, where foxes fall in love and robots build their own dragons. In The Fox's Tower and Other Tales, New York Times bestselling author Yoon Ha Lee crafts together short and moving stories of love, adventure, magic, and nature. With poetic language and intricate world building, readers will be whisked away to a different adventure with every new story. Full of fascinating creatures and LGBT+ romances, this flash fiction collection combines the classic with the contemporary in Yoon's captivating style.
    FICTION / Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Legends & Mythology

Szeptemberi e-könyv-ajánló

Catana Chetwynd: Snug : A Collection of Comics About Dating Your Best Friend
Why bother getting out of bed when you could stay bundled up with that special someone and a book of cozy, cute comics. From the author of the bestselling Little Moments of Love comes #1 New York Times bestseller Snug, a collection of comics that perfectly captures the honest, playful, and relatable snapshots of romantic life.Chetwynd's second book has the same charming and inviting style as her first and includes 50 percent new, never-before-shared comics. Snug is a celebration of the quirks and peculiarities of every one of us—and the magic that happens when we find our matching puzzle piece.
COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Romance

Augusztusi e-könyv-ajánló

Alison Davies: Wild Weather : The Myths, Science and Wonder of Weather
Wild Weather is a fun, easy-to-read guide to understanding the wonders of weather - from why it rains to cloud formations, from extreme weather events to the benefits of sunlight.Wild Weather is a beautifully illustrated book that explores the science of weather events and how they happen, but also the myth and folklore associated with weather patterns.Chapters include: sunshine and rainbows, wind, rain, thunder and lightning, snow and ice. The book also includes a cloud spotting guide and is packed with exercises on how to make the most of even the rainiest of days.This perfect gift for weather enthusiast everywhere and those who want to reconnect with the weather and embrace what is happening on the other side of the window.
Weather--Folklore
NATURE / Weather

Júliusi e-könyv-ajánló

Marie Flanigan: The Beauty of Home : Redefining Traditional Interiors
The Beauty of Home combines refined elegance and innovative simplicity for a fresh, new perspective on traditional interior design. Marie Flanigan's trademark style is evident through her sophisticated use of texture, color, and light. These components combine to create environments in which people love to live. The Beauty of Home details the specific design elements integral to Marie's creative process. Highlighting nine elements—architecture, composition, character, palette, illumination, detail, simplicity, depth, and surprise—each chapter begins with Marie's philosophy of design on that particular element, and is followed by photo collections of individual homes with commentary and meaning behind each image—how it specifically relates to the chapter element, and design as a whole. This is a sophisticated philosophy-of-design work, complemented by gorgeous photography featuring more than twenty diverse homes displaying custom furnishings, antiques, textiles, and fine art.
HOUSE & HOME / Decorating & Furnishings

Júniusi e-könyv-ajánló

Andy Mangels: Rapunzel Swings
This fractured fairy tale weaves the story of Zelina, or'Zel.'After Zel's mother passes away, the homeschooled teen returns to public school. But her extraordinarily long hair isn't the only thing that draws attention to her. Zel's smarts provoke the jealousy of a cheerleader who competes with her academically. Zel also finds herself drawn to gymnastics despite her clumsy form. Will her rival get her down, or will Zel swing into action? Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Graphic Planet is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO.
JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations

 

Májusi e-könyv-ajánló

Lara Shannon: Eat, Play, Love (Your Dog) : The Ultimate Guide for Every Dog Owner
Eat, Play, Love (Your Dog) is the book that every dog owner needs, to provide their dog with the healthiest and happiest life possible. Author Lara Shannon has drawn upon her many years of working (and playing!) with dogs as a certified dog trainer and pet food nutritionist, and through her TV show Pooches at Play. Her book is the essential go-to guide covering everything you need to know about caring for your dog from puppyhood until end of life. Divided into three handy chapters – Eat, Play and Love – Lara tackles all the important subjects, from ensuring your dog gets the right diet it needs to thrive, through to how to successfully address common dog behaviour issues.You'll also find some healthy D.I.Y dog food and treat recipes, brain games and activities to engage with your dog, advice for choosing the right dog for your lifestyle and guidance on overcoming common anxieties.Eat, Play, Love (Your Dog) will help you to understand why dogs do what they do, and give you the necessary advice to meet the mental and physical needs of your furry friend.
PETS / Dogs / Training

Áprilisi e-könyv-ajánló

Kristine Carlson Asselin: Martin Luther King, Jr.: Civil Rights Leader
This beginner biography takes a look into the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his leadership in the Civil Rights Movement. Complete with full-bleed relevant and historical photographs, timeline, glossary, and index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids is a division of ABDO.
Baptists--United States--Clergy--Biography--Juvenile literature
African Americans--Biography--Juvenile literature
Civil rights workers--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature
African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century--Juvenile literature
 
 
 

Márciusi e-könyv-ajánló

Anders Hanson: Keeping the Peace: The Kids' Book of Peacemaking : The Kids' Book of Peacemaking
Help make the world a more peaceful place. Learn how to stop conflict in its tracks. Keeping the Peace: the Kids'book of Peacemaking will teach kids to solve conflicts by first finding out what each person wants, and ending with a solution. This book will show kids how to use compassion, respect, responsibility, and honesty with those around them. Simple text and charming pictures will keep kids interested while they learn. It's never too early to help kids stand up for what is right. Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards. Super Sandcastle is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Values & Virtues

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