When Will finds a bird with a broken wing, he takes it home and cares for it, hoping in time it will be able to return to the sky.
On their first assignment, two young tooth fairy sisters journey by night into the huge world of humans to collect Daniel Dangerfield's tooth and fly it safely home.
Waiting out a storm by the highway inspires a name for an unborn baby sister in a tender, exquisitely observed tale.
When Kate and her parents visit the animal shelter, an adorable puppy charms them, but it is very hard to leave an older dog behind.
The sun makes its journey across the world to Coco's house to wake her up and follow her through another day.
Most people have heard of soft skills and perhaps can list one or two. The authors, Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham, both university professors with extensive business backgrounds, have uncovered a list of 55 soft skills that employees and organizations are increasingly unleashing to spur innovation and growth. This book lists each of the 55 soft skills, drawn from a review of hundreds of academic articles and their experiences in various industries,...
When Ellie is very small, she finds a tiny dragon just hatched from its egg. Ellie calls him Scratch, takes him home, and moves him into her dollhouse. Her mother can't see Scratch, and her teacher doesn't notice when Ellie takes Scratch to preschool, but her friends are amazed. But dragons get quite large as they grow. And Ellie is growing, too, moving from dollhouses to dance parties with friends, not noticing as Scratch's form begins to fade a...
Annabelle finds a family of fairies in the cement and weeds, and they sing and dance for her when she gives them tea.
In the span of one minute, little Jodie adds a silver button to the duck she has drawn, her baby brother takes his first step, and dozens of other happenings occur across their city.
During the dry season, Morris the crocodile and his animal friends enjoy playing in and near the water hole.
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To celebrate his half birthday, Oscar, his parents, and his sister go out for a picnic.
George won't let any of the other children into his cardboard box house, but when the tables are turned, he finds out how it feels to be excluded.
Stowing away in the back of a truck that carries interesting-looking food, a curious young sparrow takes a voyage through the rice paddies of India, across the sea, and into a new city, where he transforms the life of a girl at a café
Jack and Alex meet almost every morning in the sandbox at the playground.
"With their parents off on an urgent molar pickup, tooth fairy sisters April and Esme are ready for a cozy overnight at Grandma and Grandpa's teapot house by the airport fence. But when a tooth-collecting job comes in on Grandma's phone--a small girl in a red coat, arriving from Ghana, with a baby tooth in her pocket--the two wonder: could this be a job for April and Esme?" -- Jacket.
An abandoned bus appears in front of Stella's house one day, with a sign on front marked "Heaven", and it brings positive changes in the outlook of Stella and all who pass by in the community.
When Benny the dog steals the show from Brillo the magician, he is forced to look for a new home where his rare talents such as juggling and tap dancing will be appreciated.
Humpty Dumpty's little sister is too shy to be part of her family's circus act, but she finds courage when her brother needs her help. What happened to Humpty Dumpty is the stuff of legend. But how many know of his brave little sister?
Max, the young son of superheroes, is a late bloomer when it comes to flying, until he is inspired by the plight of a falling baby bird.
An illustrated collection of modern and traditional poems by a variety of authors from different parts of the world.