This book is part of our first sweet and sassy Candy Apple summer vacation trilogy! Each book focuses on one girl from a trio, and follows her summer adventure away from her friends. Three girls, three trips, one amazing summer! Samantha Macintosh isn't excited about spending the whole summer apart from her best friends, Liza and Mina. But she can't help being excited about a seaside vacation, complete with fun in the sun, carnivals, surfing lessons -- and more than a few surprises! This is one beach vacation full of unexpected twists and turns. Can Sam make it a summer to remember?
[from the back cover]"Noel thinks Christmas can't get any worse. First her parents announce that she won't be taking a cool vacation. Then her best friend decides to have a class Secret Santa drawing--and who does Noel get? A stuck-up new girl she barely knows! And who does her BFF get? Only Nick, Noel's secret crush! Can it get any worse? Yes, it can! Because Noel's got the lamest Secret Santa ever! Now she's got visions of Scrooge, not sugar plums, in her head.... But Christmas is a time for surprises ... especially for one Secret Santa."
Christmas . . . bah humbug! Noel thought Christmas couldn't get any worse. First her parents announce that she wouldn't be taking a cool vacation. Then the teacher announces a class secret Santa drawing - and who does Noel get?
Life's become a lot more complicated for Dr. Dolittle now that he can talk to animals. Sometimes they expect him to solve their problems! When a lumber company begins cutting down forest animals' homes, the animals ask Dolittle for his help. "It has to be you, Doc," the frightened creatures beg him. "You're the only one we know who speaks human." The only way to save the forest is to find a mate for Ava, an endangered Pacific Western bear who lives there. Dolittle does locate a match--Archie, a singing, dancing bear who has been raised in captivity. But Ava isn't interested in Archie, and Archie wants to be onstage--not hibernating in the forest! Can Dr. Dolittle count on Archie to win Ava over and become a proud papa to little bear cubs, or are the forest animals and their homes destined for destruction?
When Charlie and her best friend Nicole audition for the junior high musical, they don't expect so much drama. Charlie gets stuck babysitting her little sister at rehearsals, and the schools theater diva has it out for her. When the curtain finally goes up, the spotlight falls on something no one expects.
Hannah Montana (aka Miley Stewart) is a huge star, but she's letting it go to her head! She's involved in a public shoe fight with another celebrity and forgets about her best friend Lilly's sixteenth birthday. Mr. Stewart has had enough and takes his daughter home to Tennessee. If Miley wants to be Hannah ever again, she's got to find her Southern roots.
A sneaky newspaper reporter is on a mission to discover Hannah Montana's secret! If he finds out that the pop sensation is really average teen Miley Stewart, will Miley's life ever be the same? Jam-packed with familiar friends, family, music, and more, the Hannah Montana gang is in for one rockin' adventure.
Quiet Amanda had the time of her life at summer camp. She made a ton of new friends, like spunky Allie and Kate. She even let everyone think she had a boyfriend. Allie is moving to Amanda's town. Will Amanda's big secret cost her two best friends?
Retelling two episodes of the Disney Channel's newest live-action comedy series, this junior novel is about three brothers--Kevin, Joe, and Nick Lucas--who perform under the name JONAS.
Flattered at first that all the other fairies and sparrow men want her to paint their portraits, Bess soon begins to feel overwhelmed and tries to find a way to return to the kind of painting she really wants to do.
Everyone's favorite feline bandit from the hit Shrek movie series is back and starring in his own feature film, coming to theaters on November 4, 2011! Puss In Boots (voiced by Antonio Banderas) tells the action-filled tale of Puss's early days: his life in an orphanage, his friendship with Humpty Dumpty, how he meets the feisty feline, Kitty (voiced by Salma Hayek), and their search for the Goose Who Laid the Golden Egg. It's a purr-fect swashbuckling adventure! The middle-grade novelization retells the past of Puss In Boots, from his early days in an orphanage, to his friendship with Humpty Dumpty and beyond--and includes an 8-page full-color insert filled with movie images. Readers age five to seven will enjoy Brothers Forever, an easy-to-follow Level 2 Ready-to-Read that focuses on the friendship between Puss In Boots and Humpty Dumpty. For even younger readers, the Puss In Boots movie adventure is retold in an 8x8 format in The Cat, the Boots, the Legend --also available in a Spanish edition! A special book and CD package features an enlarged version of the 8x8 retelling and an audio narration of the story. And an amazing 3-D 8 ½ x 11 paperback includes 3-D glasses and a poster that really brings the Puss In Boots adventure to life!Puss In Boots Movie Novelization
Carter Mason's life is turned upside down when her father, Major Mason of the Princess Protection Program--a fictitious organization that rescues princesses--brings Princess Rosalinda to their Louisiana home.
Carter Mason's life is turned upside down when her father, Major Mason of the Princess Protection Program--a fictitious organization that rescues princesses--brings Princess Rosalinda to their Louisiana home. Rosalinda's country has been taken over by a dictator, and the only way to save her country and her mother is for Rosalinda to adopt the cover of regular American teen Rosie Gonzalez. Carter is in charge of helping Rosie fit in, but getting Rosie to change her ways is more challenging than either one of them expected. And when both girls are nominated for Homecoming Queen, they're in for a royal disaster!
Auditions for "Super American Pop Teen Idol Star" are being held, and Candace is determined to make the cut. But she doesn't count on Phineas and Ferb throwing their creative hat into the ring.
Follow best friends Liza, Samantha, and Mina as they spend their first summer apart--and try to find the perfect souvenirs for one another. Without her friends, Samantha feels lost at the beach, but maybe that's where she'll find herself.
Meet Sophie, a little girl with a big goal: to find the perfect title for herself. Look out --- here's Sophie the Awesome! Sophie Miller's life is boring. Average. Blah. She's not the oldest or the youngest, the tallest or the shortest. She's not even the only Sophie in her third-grade class! Sophie knows she's special. And she's come up with the perfect name to show it: Sophie the Awesome! But living up to her new name won't be easy --- especially if super-annoying Toby Myers has anything to say about it. Can Sophie prove her awesomeness . . . and prove everyone wrong?
Meet Sophie, a little girl with a big goal: to find the perfect title for herself. Look out --- here's Sophie the Hero! It's a bird . . . it's a plane . . . it's Sophie the Hero! Sophie has discovered the perfect name this time, for sure: Sophie the Hero! After all, when little Ella ran out into the street in front of a car, Sophie swooped in to save the day. If that's not heroic, what is? But being a hero might be tougher than this third-grader expected. She's supposed to save the day --- not cause more trouble! Could Sophie's latest name be a heroic flop?
Meet Sophie, a little girl with a big goal: to find a title that describes her perfectly. But this isn't quite what she had in mind! Look out --- here's Sophie the Chatterbox! Can Sophie handle the truth? When Sophie fessed up after putting a snake in Ms. Moffly's desk, she learned that being honest pays off! Now it's all truth, all the time for this third-grader. But sometimes the truth hurts. Sophie blabs so much that the other kids in class start calling her Sophie the Chatterbox. (Not exactly the title she had in mind.) Sophie cannot tell a lie . . . but she CAN cause tons of trouble!
Sophie Miller has tried out all sorts of titles for herself: Sophie the Awesome, Sophie the Hero, Sophie the Chatterbox....Will Sophie the Zillionaire be the one that sticks? She sure hopes so! When Sophie finds fifty dollars on the sidewalk, it gives her a great idea for a new name: Sophie the Zillionaire! But snooty Mindy VonBoffmann already has a hundred dollars of her own. To keep the name Sophie the Zillionaire, Sophie has to make more money -- and fast. Being a zillionaire isn't as easy as she thought! Could her new name turn into a money-making mess?
Sophie Miller never gives up! Even though she hasn't found the perfect name yet, she's still on the hunt. Will Sophie the Snoop be just the name she's looking for? Sophie already proved her super-sleuth skills when her piggybank went missing --- she tracked it down in no time. Now Sophie the Snoop is on the scene! This is going to be the name that sticks, Sophie just knows it. But being a successful snoop is harder than it looks. Sophie's about to dig up some dirt . . . and tons of trouble!
Sophie's braving her best title yet . . . but can she live up to it? Sophie is braving her best name yet! None of Sophie's oh-so-perfect names have stuck yet. But this time is different. Sophie isn't going to worry about whether or not she can live up to her new name. Because this time, she's fearless. She's Sophie the Daredevil! But it's not always easy to face your fears. Sophie is about to learn that lesson the hard way!
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Sophie's found the sweetest name of all! Love is in the air! What better name for Sophie to try than Sophie the Sweetheart? After all, she's found the perfect match for her teacher, Ms. Moffly -- or so she thinks. Now it's time to watch the sparks fly! But being a sweetheart is about more than just matchmaking. Sophie has to be extra-nice to everyone, including her ex-best friend Toby and snooty Mindy! Ugh. Will Sophie's latest name turn from super-sweet . . . to sour?
Sophie Miller is an average third grade girl. She has finished third in every race she's ever run. Sophie is determined to find a name that proves just how special she really is. It doesn't take long before she comes across the perfect title--Sophie the Awesome! But living up to a name like that takes more than just determination, especially if super-annoying Toby Myers has anything to say about it. Can Sophie prove her awesomeness and prove everyone wrong?
When Sophie fessed up after putting a snake in Ms. Moffly's desk, she learned that being honest pays off! Now it's all truth, all the time for this third-grader. But sometimes the truth hurts. Sophie blabs so much that the other kids in class start calling her Sophie the Chatterbox. (Not exactly the title she had in mind.) Sophie cannot tell a lie . . . but she CAN cause tons of trouble!
Sophie is positive that she's discovered her perfect name this time--Sophie the Hero! After all, she's already proved herself worthy of the titles. When her little neighbor ran into the street in front of a car, Sophie came to the rescue just in time. If that's not heroic, what is?But being a hero might be tougher than this third grader expected. She's supposed to save the day--not cause more trouble! Could Sophie's latest name be a heroic flop?
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