Great-Uncle Lancelot, redoubtable explorer and enthusiastic naturalist, takes his niece and twin nephews on an extraordinary journey around the world, introducing them to a wide variety of animals.
Young adult fiction
- Auteur:DURRELL, GeraldSommaire:
- Auteur:PATTERSON, JamesSommaire:
Fifteen-year-old alien hunter Daniel X is on a mission to finish the job that killed his parents - to wipe out the world's most bloodthirsty aliens on The List. At the number-one spot, The Prayer is Daniel's ultimate target....
- Auteur:Keene, CarolynSommaire:
YA. Detective and mystery stories. Young adult fiction. Nancy believes her friend's guardians are trying to steal her inheritance. As she investigates, she has a perilous experience near the deserted bungalow.
- Auteur:SMITH, TerrySommaire:
The author was lucky enough to spend time working on Rottnest Island, where he got to know Bertram and the other quokkas (well, most of them - there are over 10,000 quokkas on the island!).
- Auteur:WINTON, TimSommaire:
Things are terribly wrong. Ort's father is withering away, his sister is consumed by hatred, his grandmother is all inside herself, and his mother, a flower child of the 1960's is brave, but helpless. Then a strange man...
- Auteur:THIELE, ColinSommaire:
This collection of short stories shows the humour of the bumbling do-it-yourself dad, the suspense of two children lost in a cave, the clumsy dog that becomes a hero and the danger of a shark attack, amongst other amusing tales.
- Auteur:Albert, Lisa RondinelliSommaire:
A biography of American novelist Stephenie Meyer, author of the best-selling Twilight saga.
- Auteur:BLISH, JamesSommaire:
The adventures of Captain James Kirk and crew of the starship `Enterprise' as they explore worlds on the farthest edge of the galaxy.
- Auteur:JERRIM, PeterSommaire:
Evil is destroying a world that rolls among the stars, and the Tree people have no escape. They have forgotten the origins of their home. Rodji, hunted by the Accusers, meets Lakremae. She has knowledge from the past that can help his...
- Auteur:HAUTZIG, DeborahSommaire:
As fourteen year old Leslie sheds the weight she imagines makes her imperfect, she finds it harder and harder to ask for the psychological help she needs - a study in anorexia.
- Auteur:Beiko, S.M.Sommaire:
As the winter ice begins to thaw, the fury of a demon builds — all because one girl couldn’t stay dead …
Roan Harken considers herself a typical high school student — dead parents, an infected eyeball, and living in the...
- Auteur:Brody, JenniferSommaire:
As Myra Jackson and her friends set out to find the First Continuum, Captain Aero Wright and his two companions from the outer space Second Continuum find themselves banished for treason and stranded on Earth. Wright has vowed to...
- Auteur:Roth, VeronicaSommaire:
Les fans de la série Divergence, écrite par Veronica Roth, auteure no.1 du New York Times, seront ravis de mettre la main sur Quatre — un recueil divergent, un ajout à la série qui comprend quatre histoires qui ont lieu avant Divergence...
- Auteur:LEWIS, C. SSommaire:
Narnia has been at peace since Peter, Susan, Lucy and Edmund helped rid the kingdom of the evil White Witch. But the Sons of Adam and the Daughters of Eve have returned to their own world and a dark presence now rules this once...
- Auteur:Rosen, SuriSommaire:
When 16-year-old Raina Resnick is expelled from her Manhattan private school, she’s sent to live with her strict aunt — but Raina feels like she’s persona non grata no matter where she goes. Her sister, Leah, blames her for her broken...
- Auteur:ANDREWS, VirginiaSommaire:
Olivia was awakened by an unearthly wail coming from Belinda's bedroom. It was the tragic night that their father would forbid them to speak of ever again. The final, shattering conclusion to the Logan series.
- Auteur:CLARK, MargaretSommaire:
Three major stress factors... a marriage break-up, moving house, loss of income for the family, and a new school. Link and his sister Claire get the lot! How does a boy from the wealthy side of town cope with the tough guys at...
- Auteur:Kuipers, AliceSommaire:
In a canoe trip gone terribly wrong, the little girl that 17-year-old Lark babysits and the boy Lark is dating fall into the lake at the same moment. They are both drowning, and Lark can only save one of them in time. In this critical...
- Auteur:DAHL, RoaldSommaire:
Matilda applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security.
- Auteur:Crutcher, ChrisSommaire:
A provocative and heart-wrenching novel about family, loss, and loyalty from acclaimed and bestselling author Chris Crutcher. Losers Bracket is the powerful and gripping new novel by the author of Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes and Whale...