Sheep to Jumper

Sheep to Jumper

Author: Fiona MacDonald

Publisher: Collins Big Cat Phonics

ISBN: 0007507828

Category: Readers

Page: 16

View: 925

"Sheep wool is made into yarn to make cloth."--Back cover.

Jumper Cable

Jumper Cable

Author: Piers Anthony

Publisher: Tor Books

ISBN: 9781429932684

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

View: 875

In the thirty-third thrilling escapade in Piers Anthony's rousing Xanth fantasy series, an adventurous arachnid named Jumper must assume human form to save the enchanted realm from a cosmic peril. A cataclysmic battle between two all-powerful Demons has severed a mystical connection that joins Xanth to our own world. The key to restoring it is hidden within a cryptic prophecy that Jumper discovers when he is suddenly transformed from spider to man. As he sets out to discern the prophecy's meaning, he gathers about him a half dozen alluring damsels who do their best to help him solve the riddle while vying for his attentions. But a seductive siren and her demonic consort have determined to use their wiles to lure Jumper and his lovely companions away from their urgent mission. In a madcap adventure that is alternately harrowing and hilarious, they soon discover that danger, deception, and even true love may be found where they least expect it. In Jumper Cable, master storyteller Piers Anthony spins a wild and witty web of wonder that is sure to captivate fans of fantastic adventure everywhere! At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Light Princess and Other Stories

The Light Princess and Other Stories

Author: George MacDonald

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

ISBN: 0802818617

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 196

View: 722

This is one volume in the four-volume collection of the complete fantasy stories of George MacDonald, the great nineteenth-century innovator of modern fantasy, whose works influenced C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and Charles Williams.

Diana, Charles, & the Queen

Diana, Charles, & the Queen

Author: William Heyen

Publisher: BOA Editions, Ltd.

ISBN: 1880238691

Category: History

Page: 136

View: 898

A poetic exploration of the House of Windsor through the marriage of Prince Charles and Diana, Princess of Wales.

Paranoid Sheep (What if)

Paranoid Sheep (What if)

Author: Lord M. A. Fricker

Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency

ISBN: 9781681812236

Category: Alien abduction

Page: 426

View: 814

“Alf,” I said, “What is it you want me to do then?” He replied simply, “To spread the word of something big that’s going to happen to the sheeple of Planet Earth if they don’t buck up their ideas.” In his new book Paranoid Sheep, author Lord M. A. Fricker continues his rant against the establishment, believing that we’re all influenced to think the way we do. “I reckon it’s time for you sheeple to open your minds to an alternative way of thinking. What if all is not as it seems?” he asks. With the help of “the voice in his head” Alf, the author takes readers on an incredible journey of discovery. Along the way there are sexual encounters with aliens, incredible predictions, amazing conspiracy theories, and the man in the middle trying to make sense of it all. Paranoid Sheep(What if) also looks at what we have learnt (or not learnt) from ancient civilizations, prophecies, war and religion, all wrapped up in a uniquely written book brimming with adult humour, rage, anarchy, and ultimately, hope. Find out why we should start growing our own, hugging trees, ditch our cell phones, and discover why June 15 could be a life-changing annual event. It’s all in this highly anticipated sequel to Programmed Sheep: Do You Control Your Mind or does Somebody Else Control It for You?

The Mammoth Book of Irish Humour

The Mammoth Book of Irish Humour

Author: Aubrey Malone

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781780337982

Category: Humor

Page: 544

View: 234

This bumper collection of Irish humour covers topics such as Absenteeism and Zoos and everything in between. It would be disappointing should such a large collection not include the best of famous Irish wits such as Oscar Wilde and George Bernard Shaw, but the emphasis is very much on contemporary Irish humour from the likes of Tommy Tiernan, Dylan Moran, Ardal O'Hanlon and Dara O'Briain, to name just a few. Lunatic, iconoclastic and, as Spike Milligan might have put it, involving 'sideways thinking', this is Irish humour at its very best.

Baa Baa Black Sheep Have You Any Wool?

Baa Baa Black Sheep Have You Any Wool?

Author: Clare Rose

Publisher: Austin Macauley Publishers

ISBN: 9781398417984

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 33

View: 530

Winter is coming and Wee Willie Winkie needs a jumper to keep him warm while he checks all the town’s children are in bed asleep. He visits a number of local sheep but sadly they have already given away their last bag of wool to someone else. Then a friend has an idea that saves the day. Join Wee Willie Winkie on his journey through Nursery Rhyme Land in his search. Who will he meet? Who saves the day? Come inside and see!

Interactive QuickTime

Interactive QuickTime

Author: Matthew Peterson

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 1558607463

Category: Computers

Page: 630

View: 786

A logical followup to "QuickTime on the Web, " this eagerly awaited book details the power of QuickTime's wired media technology and provides a resource for professionals developing and deploying interactive content.