The Thing about Jellyfish

The Thing about Jellyfish Author Ali Benjamin
ISBN-10 9781447284918
Release 2015-09-03
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It's peculiar how no-words can be better than words. How silence can say more than noise, or a person's absence can occupy even more space than their presence did. Suzy is twelve when her best friend, Franny, drowns one summer at the beach. It takes two days for the news to reach Suzy, and it's not something that she can accept: Franny has always been a strong swimmer, from the day they met in swim class when they were just five. How can someone all of a sudden, just no longer be there? Suzy realizes that they must have got it wrong: Franny didn't just drown - she was stung by a poisonous jellyfish. This makes a lot more sense to Suzy's logical mind than a random drowning - cause: a jellyfish sting; effect: death. Suzy's journey to acceptance is quiet - she resolves to either say something important, or say nothing at all. But it's also bursting with bittersweet humour, heart-breaking honesty, big ideas and small details. The Thing About Jellyfish is an astonishing debut novel from Ali Benjamin, and is perfect for fans of Wonder, Counting By 7s and My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece.



The Thing About Jellyfish FREE PREVIEW EDITION The First 11 Chapters

The Thing About Jellyfish   FREE PREVIEW EDITION  The First 11 Chapters Author Ali Benjamin
ISBN-10 9780316266475
Release 2015-08-18
Pages 70
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This stunning debut novel about grief and wonder was an instant New York Times bestseller and captured widespread critical acclaim, including selection as a 2015 National Book Award finalist! After her best friend dies in a drowning accident, Suzy is convinced that the true cause of the tragedy must have been a rare jellyfish sting-things don't just happen for no reason. Retreating into a silent world of imagination, she crafts a plan to prove her theory--even if it means traveling the globe, alone. Suzy's achingly heartfelt journey explores life, death, the astonishing wonder of the universe...and the potential for love and hope right next door.



George ve B y k Patlama

George ve B  y  k Patlama Author Stephen Hawking
ISBN-10 6050911592
Release 2012-11-01
Pages 308
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George ve B y k Patlama has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from George ve B y k Patlama also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full George ve B y k Patlama book for free.



Bay Lemoncellonun K t phanesinden Kacis

Bay Lemoncellonun K  t  phanesinden Kacis Author Chris Grabenstein
ISBN-10 9752119859
Release 2015-06-01
Pages 280
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Bay Lemoncellonun K t phanesinden Kacis has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Bay Lemoncellonun K t phanesinden Kacis also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Bay Lemoncellonun K t phanesinden Kacis book for free.



Judy Moody Geliyor

Judy Moody   Geliyor Author Megan Mcdonald
ISBN-10 6054482548
Release 2013-07-01
Pages 168
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Judy Moody Geliyor has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Judy Moody Geliyor also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Judy Moody Geliyor book for free.



Bu Benim

Bu Benim Author Jeff Kinney
ISBN-10 994482111X
Release 2009-09-01
Pages 220
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Greg records his sixth grade experiences in a middle school where he and his best friend, Rowley, undersized weaklings amid boys who need to shave twice daily, hope just to survive, but when Rowley grows more popular, Greg must take drastic measures to save their friendship.



Yaban Muzu

Yaban Muzu Author Jose Mauro De Vasconcelos
ISBN-10 9750725530
Release 2015-06-01
Pages 168
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Yaban Muzu has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Yaban Muzu also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Yaban Muzu book for free.



The Cleaner Plate Club

The Cleaner Plate Club Author Beth Bader
ISBN-10 9781603427449
Release 2011-01-19
Pages 305
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If you’ve ever had to grapple with picky eaters who won’t touch anything but chicken nuggets and macaroni and cheese, Beth Bader and Ali Benjamin have a solution. Their unique ideas will help you present fresh foods that appeal to kids, eliminate food waste, and help you quit worrying about what your children eat. A must-have for every family, The Cleaner Plate Club is an easy recipe for healthier kids and happier parents.



The Distance to Home

The Distance to Home Author Jenn Bishop
ISBN-10 9781101938737
Release 2016-06-28
Pages 240
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For fans of Lynda Mullaly Hunt and Rita Williams-Garcia, Jenn Bishop’s heartwarming debut is a celebration of sisterhood and summertime, and of finding the courage to get back in the game. Last summer, Quinnen was the star pitcher of her baseball team, the Panthers. They were headed for the championship, and her loudest supporter at every game was her best friend and older sister, Haley. This summer, everything is different. Haley’s death, at the end of last summer, has left Quinnen and her parents reeling. Without Haley in the stands, Quinnen doesn’t want to play baseball. It seems like nothing can fill the Haley-sized hole in her world. The one glimmer of happiness comes from the Bandits, the local minor-league baseball team. For the first time, Quinnen and her family are hosting one of the players for the season. Without Haley, Quinnen’s not sure it will be any fun, but soon she befriends a few players. With their help, can she make peace with the past and return to the pitcher’s mound? "Recommend this poignant novel to fans of Keeping Score by Linda Sue Park and The Thing About Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin."--School Library Journal "A piercing first novel...Bishop insightfully examines the tested relationships among grieving family members and friends in a story of resilience, forgiveness, and hope."--Publishers Weekly "With appeal to both sports- and drama-minded girls, this will make a good book club selection and pass-it-among-your-friends read."--The Bulletin "A sensitive, well-wrought novel perfect for both sports lovers and fans of character-driven stories."--Booklist From the Hardcover edition.



Venedik Taciri

Venedik Taciri Author William Shakespeare
ISBN-10 9789634280026
Release 2015-08-12
Pages 2000
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'Venedik Taciri', özellikle gerilim öğesi açısından Rönesans İngiltere tiyatro geleneğine ışık tutabilecek bir 'ders kitabı'. Oyunda çeşitli tür ve nitelikte 'merak' unsuru, karşıtlık, çatışma, çelişki, ikilem var: Dünyanın her yanından talipler Portia'yı istemeye geliyor ve biri hariç hepsi eli boş dönüyor: Umdukları ile buldukları uyuşmuyor. Her birinden, altın, gümüş, ve kurşun sandıklarından birini seçmesi, bir anlamda kendini açığa vurması ve 'dünya görüşünü' belirtmesi isteniyor. Hem seçim yapıyorlar, hem kendilerini sınıyorlar. Kesintisiz, ama masalsı, 'romans' ve komedi havalı gerilim egemen bu bölümde. Portia'nın taliplerinden biri de Bassanio: Venedikli, yakışıklı, bilgili ve eğitimli, yürekli bir genç.



Things That Surprise You

Things That Surprise You Author Jennifer Maschari
ISBN-10 9780062438942
Release 2017-08-22
Pages 288
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A poignant, charming middle grade novel, perfect for fans of The Thing About Jellyfish and Fish in a Tree. A beautifully layered story about navigating the often shifting bonds of family and friendship, and learning how to put the pieces back together when things fall apart. Emily Murphy is about to enter middle school. She's sort of excited…though not nearly as much as her best friend Hazel, who is ready for everything to be new. Emily wishes she and Hazel could just continue on as they always have, being the biggest fans ever of the Unicorn Chronicles, making up dance moves, and getting their regular order at The Slice. But things are changing. At home, Emily and her mom are learning to move on after her parents' divorce. Hardest of all, her beloved sister Mina has been in a treatment facility to deal with her anorexia. Emily is eager to have her back, but anxious about her sister getting sick again. Hazel is changing too. She has new friends from the field hockey team, is starting to wear makeup, and have crushes on boys. Emily is trying to keep up, but she keeps doing and saying the wrong thing. She wants to be the perfect new Emily. But who is that really?



You May Already Be a Winner

You May Already Be a Winner Author Ann Dee Ellis
ISBN-10 9781101993873
Release 2017-07-11
Pages 300
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For fans of Ali Benjamin’s The Thing About Jellyfish and Katherine Applegate’s Crenshaw comes the humorous and heart aching story of one girl’s struggle to keep hope alive for her and her younger sister in Sunny Pines Trailer Park. Twelve-year-old Olivia Hales has a foolproof plan for winning a million dollars so that she and her little sister, Berkeley, can leave behind Sunny Pines Trailer Park. But first she has to: · Fix the swamp cooler and make dinner and put Berkeley to bed because her mom is too busy to do all that · Write another letter to her dad even though he hasn’t written back yet · Teach Berk the important stuff, like how to make chalk drawings, because they can’t afford day care and Olivia has to stay home from school to watch her · Petition her oddball neighbors for a circus spectacular, because there needs to be something to look forward to at dumb-bum Sunny Pines · Become a super-secret spy to impress her new friend Bart · Enter a minimum of fourteen sweepstakes a day. Who knows? She may already be a winner! Olivia has thought of everything . . . except herself. Who will take care of her when she needs it? Luckily, somewhere deep down between her small intestine and stomach is a tiny voice reminding her that sometimes people can surprise you—and sometimes your family is right next door. From the Hardcover edition.



So B It

So B  It Author Sarah Weeks
ISBN-10 9780061978777
Release 2009-10-20
Pages 288
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Now a major motion picture starring Alfre Woodard, Jessica Collins, John Heard, Jacinda Barrett, Cloris Leachman, and Talitha Bateman—in theaters October 2017! From acclaimed author Sarah Weeks comes a touching coming-of-age story about a young girl who goes on a cross-country journey to discover the truth about her parents, which the New York Times called "a remarkable novel." Perfect for fans of Rebecca Stead's When You Reach Me and Ali Benjamin's The Thing About Jellyfish. She doesn't know when her birthday is or who her father is. In fact, everything about Heidi and her mentally disabled mother's past is a mystery. When a strange word in her mother's vocabulary begins to haunt her, Heidi sets out on a cross-country journey in search of the secrets of her past. Far away from home, pieces of her puzzling history come together. But it isn't until she learns to accept not knowing that Heidi truly arrives.



The Ethan I Was Before

The Ethan I Was Before Author Ali Standish
ISBN-10 9780062433404
Release 2017-01-24
Pages 368
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Life can be transformed in one moment, but does that one moment define you for life? Lost in the Sun meets The Thing About Jellyfish in Ali Standish’s breathtaking debut. A poignant middle grade novel of friendship and forgiveness, The Ethan I Was Before is a classic in the making. Ethan had been many things. He was always ready for adventure and always willing to accept a dare, especially from his best friend, Kacey. But that was before. Before the accident that took Kacey from him. Before his family moved from Boston to the small town of Palm Knot, Georgia. Palm Knot may be tiny, but it’s the home of possibility and second chances. It’s also home to Coralee, a girl with a big personality and even bigger stories. Coralee may be just the friend Ethan needs, except Ethan isn’t the only one with secrets. Coralee’s are catching up with her, and what she’s hiding might be putting both their lives at risk. The Ethan I Was Before is a story of love and loss, wonder and adventure, and ultimately of hope.



Let s Pretend We Never Met

Let s Pretend We Never Met Author Melissa Walker
ISBN-10 9780062567192
Release 2017-06-13
Pages 240
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The Thing About Jellyfish meets The Kind of Friends We Used to Be in this sweet, honest middle grade debut. If it were up to Mattie Markham, there would be a law that said your family wasn’t allowed to move in the middle of the school year. After all, sixth grade is hard enough without wondering if you’ll be able to make new friends or worrying that the kids in Pennsylvania won’t like your North Carolina accent. But when Mattie meets her next-door neighbor and classmate, she begins to think maybe she was silly to fear being the “new girl.” Agnes is like no one Mattie has ever met—she’s curious, hilarious, smart, and makes up the best games. If winter break is anything to go by, the rest of the school year should be a breeze. Only it isn’t, because when vacation ends and school starts, Mattie realizes something: At school Agnes is known as the weird girl who no one likes. All Mattie wants is to fit in (okay, and maybe be a little popular too), but is that worth ending her friendship with Agnes?



Extreme Cuisine

Extreme Cuisine Author Jerry Hopkins
ISBN-10 9781462904723
Release 2012-01-31
Pages 352
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"I could not have written A Cook's Tour without this book. There is so much I would have missed. So dig in. Enjoy […] Eat. Eat adventurously. Miss nothing. It's all here in these pages." —From the Introduction by Anthony Bourdain Sit down for a meal with the locals on six continents and what they eat may surprise you. Extreme Cuisine examines eating habits across the global neighborhood, showing once and for all that road kill for one culture is restaurant fare for another! "I've tried to make this book a guide to how the other half dines and why. Over a period of twenty-five years I've augmented my meat-and-potatoes upbringing in the United States to try a wide variety of regional specialties, from steamed water beetles, fried grasshoppers and ants, to sparrow, bison and crocodile. I've eaten deep-fried bull's testicles in Mexico, live shrimp sushi in Hawaii, mice cooked over an open wood fire in Thailand, pig stomach soup in Singapore, minced water buffalo and yak butter tea in Nepal, stir-fried dog tongue and "five penis wine" in China, the boiled blood of a variety of animals in Vietnam, and pate made from my son's placenta when I lived (and he was born) in the UK. This list goes on, and I share some of these experiences in the chapters following, along with many recipes. After all, no matter what humans eat, by choice or circumstance, the one thing all the dishes have in common is that they must be prepared properly." —From the introduction by Jerry Hopkins Chapters include: Mammals Reptiles & Water Creatures Birds Insects, Spiders & Scorpions Plants Leftovers



The Someday Suitcase

The Someday Suitcase Author Corey Ann Haydu
ISBN-10 9780062352774
Release 2017-06-27
Pages 304
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Readers who loved The Thing About Jellyfish and Goodbye Stranger will find a mysterious magic and unforgettable friendship in The Someday Suitcase, written by the critically acclaimed author of Rules for Stealing Stars. Clover and Danny are the kind of best friends who make each other even better. They’re so important to each other that Clover believes they’re symbiotic: her favorite science word, which describes two beings who can’t function without the other. But when Danny comes down with a mysterious illness that won’t go away, the doctors can’t figure out what’s wrong with him. So Clover decides to take matters into her own hands by making lists—list of Danny’s symptoms, his good days, his bad days. As the evidence piles up, only one thing becomes clear: Danny is only better when Clover is around. Suddenly it feels like time is running out for Clover and Danny to do everything they’ve planned together—to finally see snow, to go on a trip with the suitcase they picked out together. Will science be able to save Danny, or is this the one time when magic can overcome the unthinkable?