Charlie has lived in the children's home for so long that he's built a fantasy world around him. Nobody would want to foster him. Or would they? The Atkinson family do, and the more they get to know Charlie, the more they...
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- Auteur: Beresford, ElisabethSommaire:
- Auteur: Atwood, MargaretSommaire:
Marion is determinedly ordinary. She likes her work, her broody flat-mate and sober fiance Peter. But she reckons without an inner self that wants something more. A subtle and penetrating observation of relationships between men and...
- Auteur: Pershall, MarySommaire:
Long ago, a boy named William trapped a young cockatoo. He called the cockie Barney. This is the story of what Barney saw from his cage in William's garden, and the story of what happened when William grew too old to care for...
- Auteur: Fraser, Christine MarionSommaire:
Spring 1893. Anna returns home, to her brutal father Roderick, where she and her brothers make the best of things and visit their mother - committed to an asylum. Roderick, worried about what his wife may reveal, is unwittingly causing...
- Auteur: HAYES, BarbaraSommaire:
These teddy tales for bedtime or playtime include retellings of such classic tales as: Tom Thumb, The sword in the stone, The princess and the pea and The dog and his reflection.
- Men are from Mars, women are from Venus : a practical guide for improving communication and getting what you want in your relationshipsAuteur: Gray, JohnSommaire:
The author uses the metaphor of Mars and Venus to illustrate the commonly occurring conflicts between men and women. He gives advise on how to counteract these differences in communication styles, emotional needs and modes of behaviour...
- Auteur: Lunn, HughSommaire:
The "Lunns for Buns" cake shop and the inimitable Fred and Olive are back; and so is Jim, bigger and more wayward than ever. Hughie Lunn tells more hilarious, over-the-top stories about his now famous Annerley Junction family...
- Auteur: Aiken, JoanSommaire:
The king of the Elves loses his crown when the elves have their spring cleaning. Prince Coriander, on a quest to find the precious crown, faces great danger.
- Auteur: VAN ALLSBURG, ChrisSommaire:
A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus.
- Auteur: uxley, DeeSommaire:
A young boy dreams of adventure and heroism in far-off lands with objects that surround his home, school and friends.
- Auteur: Lamb, CharlotteSommaire:
Lang Hyland, undeniably attractive, was also a womaniser - 3 months was the average life of his romances. As his secretary, Nicola knew of his ways and intended to remain just his secretary!
- Auteur: Jordan, PennySommaire:
Saffron's holiday in Italy with her father turns into a nightmare when she is kidnapped. To add to her ordeal, Saffron actually finds herself falling in love with Nico, who had posed as her father's friend but is actually in...
- Auteur: Tangye, DerekSommaire:
The author relates his life at Monty's Leap, his farm in Cornwall, with his cat, two donkeys and the many people who find their way there having read his "Minack Chronicles".
- Auteur: SPENCER, DonSommaire:
Think of Australian animals and you think of the koala, kangaroo, emu and platypus. The author has written about these animals and, in addition, the little Aussie mozzie, the wombat, and a host of other animals from the Australian bush...
- Auteur: Fulton, MargaretSommaire:
Recipes for cooking unrefined foods in ways that preserve their nutrient flavour and fibre content. Most of the recipes are vegetarian, but some require eggs or minimal meat. The introduction details the health benefits of wholefood...
- Auteur: WINTON, TimSommaire:
From separate catastrophes two rural families flee to the city and find themselves sharing a house where they begin their lives again from scratch. For 20 years they laugh and curse until the roof over their heads becomes home for their...
- Auteur: DRABBLE, MargaretSommaire:
Sequel to "The radiant way", this novel continues the story of Alix, Liz and Esther and focuses on the industrial city of Northam in Yorkshire, where the problems and opportunities of eighties Britain are vividly encapsulated.
- Auteur: Barber, AntoniaSommaire:
In the cold white land at the top of the world there lived an enchanter and his daughter. So great was his power that, even amid the frozen wastes, the gardens had perfumed flowers and singing birds. But each new power once gained left...
- Auteur: Clarke, JudithSommaire:
Nothing is more important to 14-year-old Al Capsella and his friends than being "normal", even if they are not sure what normal means. Yet despite his heroic efforts to conform, Al faces a crippling pair of obstacles: his...
- Auteur: Campbell, RodSommaire:
Accompany Sam the dog around the farmyard.