Jasper...The Figurative Language Feline
The Social Movements Reader: Cases and Concepts (Wiley Blackwell Readers in Sociology)
The Social Movements Reader: Cases and Concepts (Wiley
Providing a unique blend of cases, concepts, and essential readings The Social Movements Reader, Third Edition, delivers key classic and contemporary articles and book selections from around the world. Includes the latest research on contemporary movements in the US and abroad, including the Arab spring, Occupy, and the global justice movement Provides original texts, many of them classics in the field, which have been edited for the non-technical reader Combines the strengths of a reader and a textbook with selected readings and extensive editorial material Sidebars offer concise definitions of key terms, as well as biographies of famous activists and chronologies of several key movements Requires no prior knowledge about social movements or theories of social movements
- Brand: imusti
- ASIN: 111872979X
Jasper's ABC Book: A Journey Through the Alphabet by a Cat with an Attitude!
Jasper's ABC Book: A Journey Through the Alphabet
Many ABC books exist today, but this one is not your ordinary version. This book, written by an elementary teacher, incorporates the voice of an inhospitable & arrogant house cat as the narrator. Added to the text, you will find samples of alliteration, onomatopoeia, personification, and more to use as sparks for mini-lessons. In humorous fashion, Pflaumer weaves the text to create a clear picture of the narrator's infamous reputation of being no ordinary feline!
- ASIN: 1722287942
The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street
The Vanderbeekers of 141st
From New York Times best-selling author Karina Yan Glaser comes one of Times' Notable Children's Books of 2017: “In this delightful and heartwarming throwback to the big-family novels of yesteryear, a large biracial family might lose their beloved brownstone home, but win it back with an all-out charm offensive.” The Vanderbeekers have always lived in the brownstone on 141st Street. It's practically another member of the family. So when their reclusive, curmudgeonly landlord decides not to renew their lease, the five siblings have eleven days to do whatever it takes to stay in their beloved home and convince the dreaded Beiderman just how wonderful they are. And all is fair in love and war when it comes to keeping their home.
- ASIN: 0544876393
The Adventures of Jasper the Cat: Jasper the Chapel Row Cat
The Adventures of Jasper the Cat: Jasper the
Jasper is a young stray cat that lives in a small village whose best friend is a young girl who goes off to the big city to get married. Jasper decides to travel to the city to see his best friend’s wedding, but once there, he finds himself surrounded by the celebration of the royal wedding. Scared and confused, Jasper searches for his friend’s wedding while taking in the surroundings of the royal event.
- ASIN: 1546299254
Shades of Grey: A Novel
Shades of Grey: A
The New York Times bestseller and “a rich brew of dystopic fantasy and deadpan goofiness” (The Washington Post) from the author of the Thursday Next series and Early Riser Welcome to Chromatacia, where the societal hierarchy is strictly regulated by one's limited color perception. And Eddie Russet wants to move up. But his plans to leverage his better-than-average red perception and marry into a powerful family are quickly upended. Juggling inviolable rules, sneaky Yellows, and a risky friendship with an intriguing Grey named Jane who shows Eddie that the apparent peace of his world is as much an illusion as color itself, Eddie finds he must reckon with the cruel regime behind this gaily painted façade.
- Brand: Penguin Books
- ASIN: 0143118587
Kitten Chronicles: A Memoir of My First Year Living with a Teacher (Jasper's Journey: Memoir of a Teacher's House Cat)
Kitten Chronicles: A Memoir of My First Year
Jasper is the 11 year old cat of an elementary teacher. In this book, he tells the journey of his first year of living in a teacher's world. As this feline learns the lingo of his owner, he takes us on his adventures of life when school starts as well as his scary veterinarian visits. This is the first of a 4-book series entitled "Jasper's Journey: Memoir of a Teacher's House Cat". This is the same "Jasper" who takes readers on a walk through the alphabet with "Jasper's ABC Book".
- ASIN: 1725857006
Jasper (A Cat Called Jasper) (Volume 3)
Jasper (A Cat Called Jasper) (Volume
This is the third and final part of the trilogy 'A Cat Called Jasper'After being trapped in a removal van, Jasper, Tiggi and their friend, Duke, find themselves a long way from home – on the streets of the Big City. Fearful and wondering how they will ever get home, Jasper finds himself thrust into a position of leadership with a mission to get them all safely back to the Hill Road, and reunited with their owners, Anne and Chris.But his plans get shelved after an encounter with three alley cats, Rufus, Vince and Barney. Through them Jasper learns that his father, the legendary Siamese, Kowloon, is in the Big City, living at the Houses of the Parliarmen. Jasper has always longed to meet him. Finally, it seems that Miranda’s dream that father and son be reunited may really come true.But Kowloon is engaged in a powerful battle against the cunning and dastardly River Rats. Leading a troop of cats he is trying to save the very heart of British democracy from invasion.Can Jasper help? Will Kowloon recognise his long lost son? Will they survive the battle, and if so, will Jasper then be able to complete his own mission, and lead his friends back home?Jasper is the final part of the trilogy, A Cat Called Jasper. The other two books are Miranda and Tiggi.Anne Street has written three ...
- ASIN: 1911399055