By Beverly Cleary
Newbery Medal-winning writer Beverly Cleary charms readers with another cute character—Socks, a jealous cat who needs to discover ways to percentage his vendors with their new child.
Socks is one satisfied cat. He lives the nice existence along with his affectionate vendors, Mr. and Mrs. Bricker. Ever because the day they stored him from a existence spent in a mailbox drop slot, Socks has been the heart in their international. And he regularly has every little thing he needs—tasty kitty treats and all of the lap room he may well want!
But whilst a brand new child arrives, by surprise the Brickers have much less and no more time for Socks. Little Charles William is the single getting the entire awareness. Socks feels left out—and to teach it, he begins stepping into every type of hassle! what's going to it take to make Socks notice simply how a lot the Brickers care approximately him?
For generations, Beverly Cleary has entertained readers of every age with the hilarious scrapes and hijinks of characters resembling Ramona Quimby, Henry Huggins, Ribsy, and Ralph S. Mouse. Socks isn't any exception—as School Library Journal raves, it'll make "both kids and adults with roar with laughter."
By Gaston Leroux, Isabel Roche
By Alexandre Dumas, Barbara T. Cooper (Introduction)
The fellow within the Iron masks, by means of Alexander Dumas, is a part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which bargains caliber variants at reasonable costs to the coed and the final reader, together with new scholarship, considerate layout, and pages of rigorously crafted extras. listed here are a number of the amazing beneficial properties of Barnes & Noble Classics:All versions are fantastically designed and are published to stronger requirements; a few comprise illustrations of old curiosity. Barnes & Noble Classics pulls jointly a constellation of influencesbiographical, old, and literaryto increase every one reader's figuring out of those enduring works. France within the 1660s is a boiling cauldron of plots and counter-plots as King Louis XIV struggles to increase his energy and rework himself into the Sun King.” Locked in the dreaded Bastille felony will be his enemies’ final weapon: an nameless prisoner compelled to put on an iron masks in order that none may even see his faceand examine his magnificent mystery. yet quickly the famed d’Artagnan and the 3 Musketeers are swept into the actionbut no longer at the related part! Will they really be compelled to struggle every one other? As a lot a story of puzzle and political intrigue as a swashbuckling experience, the guy within the Iron masks is the ultimate novel in Alexandre Dumas’s sequence of d’Artagnan romances. the tale follows the heroic younger guy from the rustic who, with his 3 comrades, turns into a robust impact at the process French background. but what looks the main excellent point of the tale relies on truth. in the course of Louis XIV’s reign, a mysterious masked prisoner did live within the Bastille and his id is still a query to this day. Barbara T. Cooper is Professor of French on the college of latest Hampshire. A member of the editorial forums of Nineteenth-Century French stories and Les Cahiers Alexandre Dumas, she makes a speciality of nineteenth-century French drama and in works by means of Dumas.
Stendhal: Rot und Schwarz
Edition Holzinger. Taschenbuch
Berliner Ausgabe, 2015, four. Auflage
Vollständiger, durchgesehener Neusatz mit einer Biographie des Autors bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger
- Entstanden 1828–1830. Erstdruck: Paris 1830. Hier in der Übers. v. Arthur Schurig (1870-1929). Originaltitel: Le rouge et le noir
Textgrundlage ist die Ausgabe:
- Stendhal: Rot und Schwarz. Zeitbild von 1830, Übers. v. Arthur Schurig, Leipzig: Insel Verlag, 1947
Herausgeber der Reihe: Michael Holzinger
Reihengestaltung: Viktor Harvion
Umschlaggestaltung unter Verwendung des Bildes: Stendhal, Ölgemälde von Johan Olaf Sodermark (1790-1848)
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