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Magic Time: Ghostlands

by Marc Zicree

In an altered America where machines no longer work and magic holds sway, former lawyer-turned-visionary leader Cal Griffin guides his small band on a quest toward the Source of the Change -- following a trail he hopes will reunite him with his abducted sister, Christina, transformed into one of the powerful, enigmatic beings called "flares." Armed with little more than compassion and a determination to heal the world, Cal, the warrior Colleen Brooks, Russian physician Doc Lysenko, and bipolar street wizard Herman "Goldie" Goldman encounter old foes and new friends in a landscape of unimaginable beauties and magnificent horrors -- forced to confront the frightful secrets of an emissary from a dread region and to trust in a brilliant triumvirate of grad students who could get things running again ... at a terrible cost-as the final moves in humankind's ultimate nightmare are played out in the depths of the Ghostlands.

The Magic Toyshop

by Angela Carter

One night, Melanie walks through the garden in her mother's wedding dress. The next morning, the world is shattered. Forced to leave the comfortable home of her childhood, she is sent to London to live with relatives she has never met: Aunt Margaret, beautiful and speechless, and her brothers. And brooding Uncle Philip who loves only the life-sized wooden puppets he creates in his toyshop.

Magic Trash

by J. H. Shapiro

Vacant lots. Abandoned houses. Trash--lots of trash. Heidelberg Street was in trouble! Tyree Guyton loved his childhood home--that's where his grandpa Sam taught him to "paint the world. " So he wanted to wake people up. . . to make them see Detroit's crumbling communities. Paintbrush in hand, Tyree cast his artistic spell, transforming everday junk into magic trash. Soon local kids and families joined Tyree in rebuilding their neighborhood, discovering the healing power of art along the way. This picture book biography of Tyree Guyton, an urban environmental artist, shows how he transformed his decaying, crime-ridden neighborhood into the Heidelberg Project, an interactive sculpture park. The story spans from Tyree's childhood in 1950s Detroit to his early efforts to heal his community through art in the 1980s.

The Magic Tree, A Tale from the Congo

by Gerald Mcdermott

A Tale of 2 brothers.

Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Thanksgiving

by Mary Pope Osborne Sal Murdocca Natalie Pope Boyce

Read the adventure and track the facts--it's two great ebooks in one! Join Jack and Annie as they travel back to the first Thanksgiving in Magic Tree House® #27: Thanksgiving on Thursday. Then uncover the facts behind the fiction in Magic Tree House® Fact Tracker: Pilgrims. It's two favorite ebooks in one! Find out why Mary Pope Osborne's #1 New York Times bestselling series is such a hit with kids, parents, and teachers around the world.

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics

by Mary Pope Osborne Sal Murdocca Natalie Pope Boyce

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie! When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics, they had lots of questions. What did the ancient Greeks wear? What did they do for fun? Where were the very first Olympics held? How are our modern Olympics similar to the ancient Olympics? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discovered in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #12: Sabertooths and the Ice Age

by Mary Pope Osborne Sal Murdocca Natalie Pope Boyce

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie! When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #7: Sunset of the Sabertooth, they had lots of questions. What was it like to live in the Ice Age? How did early humans stay warm enough to survive? Who made the first cave paintings? What happened to saber-toothed cats and woolly mammoths? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discovered in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures.

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters

by Mary Pope Osborne Sal Murdocca Natalie Pope Boyce

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie! When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #28: High Tde in Hawaii, they had lots of questions. What causes tsunamis? Who studies earthquakes? How do volcanoes form? What should people do if an avalanche hits? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discovered in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters

by Mary Pope Osborne Sal Murdocca Natalie Pope Boyce

How are an octopus and a squid different? What kinds of creatures live in the deepest abyss of the ocean? What do scientists say some legendary sea monsters really are? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this Magic Tree House Fact Tracker: Sea Monsters.

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #22: Rags and Riches: Kids in the Time of Charles Dickens

by Mary Pope Osborne Sal Murdocca Natalie Pope Boyce

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie! When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #44: A Ghost Tale for Christmas Time, they had lots of questions. Why did Charles Dickens write A Christmas Carol? How did he help the poor? What jobs did poor Victorian kids have? How did rich kids spend their time? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discovered in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall

by Mary Pope Osborne Natalie Pope Boyce Carlo Molinari

Track the facts with Jack and Annie! When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House® #14: Day of the Dragon King, they had lots of questions. Who was the Dragon King? How did he build the Great Wall? What is Chinese New Year? What are some other Chinese traditions? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about Chinese history and culture. Filled with up-to-date information, photographs, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discover in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures. And teachers can use Fact Trackers alongside their Magic Tree House fiction companions to meet common core text pairing needs. Have more fun with Jack and Annie on the Magic Tree House® website at MagicTreeHouse.com!From the Trade Paperback edition.

Magic When You Need It

by Judika Illes

Many spells and charms can take days or even weeks to complete. In Magic When You Need It, Judika Illes offers a collection of super-powered magic to help you right now. Is your career in a slump? Are you being visited by ghosts? Short on cash? Magic When You Need It can help with these problems and more. Divided into four sections: Money and Career; Love, Sex, Marriage, and Children; Home; and Trouble, Magic When You Need It offers 150 spells to help you ? nd a job, meet your soul mate, protect your home, and many more common (and not so common) predicaments. Using simple instructions and ingredients that can be found in your pantry, combined with easy to ? nd magical oils and botanicals, Illes blends Old World and modern magic to provide the reader with safe, effective magical remedies for many of life's troubles. Carry this book in your purse, your car, or keep it on your kitchen counter for accessible magic year round.

Magic Whistle #12

by Sam Henderson Dyna Moe

Sam Henderson's one-man funnybook returns to comic book size for the all-new twelfth issue. Featuring Dirty Danny, Lonely Robot Duckling, Monroe Simmons, and a cast of asses. Stories: "This Was Woodstock", "More of the Same", and miscellaneous gags. Guest strips by James Kochalka (American Elf, Dragon Puncher, SuperF*ckers) and Sam Spina. Back cover by Dyna Moe. "Not to be too redundant¿punching monkeys and cross-dressing as The Thing are all fun and healthy pursuits, but if you were to only purchase ONE COMIC BOOK this week, won¿t you, in all seriousness, please make it Sam Henderson¿s The Magic Whistle #12? Sam Henderson is the type of creative genius that shines, ne¿ flourishes in the shadowy backwaters of Comic Books, America¿s Secret Pop-Culture Closet. Sam creates squiggly doodles instantly recognizable as equal parts inane and brilliant. The Magic Whistle is like Krazy Kat, but for stupid people. No amount of praise can be heaped upon Henderson. He is one of the most original voices in contemporary American comics. I SAY ALL THIS with complete honesty, though anyone who looks at a Henderson comic for the first time will assume I¿m huffing bath grouting. Describing The Magic Whistle is like going to the Zoo to see an earthworm. It takes too damn long and wastes everybody¿s time. Just go get Sam Henderson¿s Magic Whistle #12. You will see the highest vintage of dick and fart jokes humanity ever produced. " -- UnkieDev, The Forbidden Planet's Daily Planet 32 page black and white comic with color covers

The Magic Wings: A Tale from China

by Diane Wolkstein

From the book: There was once a goose girl who wished to fly more than anything in the world, she wanted magic wings, so she could fly over the hills to greet the springtime. One day she watered her shoulders and stood in a sunny place. She flapped her arms in the air and waited for the wings to grow. But what happens next--when all the girls in town, from the grocer's daughter to the princess, decide that they want wings too--makes a warm and wonderful story to be happily savored, again and again.

Magic Without Mercy (Allie Beckstrom #8)

by Devon Monk

Allison Beckstrom's talent for tracking spells has put her up against some of the darkest elements in the world of magic. But she's never faced anything like this. Magic itself has been poisoned, and Allie's undead father may have left the only cure in the hands of a madman. Hunted by the Authority--the secret council who enforces the laws-wanted by the police, and unable to use magic, she's got to find the cure before the sickness spreads beyond any power to stop it. But when a death magic user seeks to destroy the only thing that can heal magic, Allie and her fellow renegades must stand and fight to defend the innocent and save all magic. . .

Magic Words

by Gerald Kolpan

In a riveting novel of love and adventure, young Julius Meyer comes to the New World to find himself acting as translator for the famed Indian chief Standing Bear Young Jewish immigrant Julius comes of age surrounded by the wild world of 1867 Nebraska. He befriends the mysterious Prophet John, who saves his life when the two are captured by the Ponca Indian tribe. Living as a slave, Julius meets the noble chief Standing Bear and his young daughter, Prairie Flower, with whom he falls in love. Becoming the tribe's interpreter--its "speaker"--his life seems safe and settled. But Julius has reckoned without the arrival of his older cousin, Alexander--who, as the Great Herrmann, is the most famous young magician in America. Nor does he suspect the ultimate consequences of Alex's affair with Lady-Jane Little Feather, a glamorous--and murderous--prostitute destined to become the most scandalous woman on two continents. Filled with adventure, humor, and colorful characters, Magic Words is a riveting adventure about the nature of prejudice, the horror of genocide, and a courageous young man who straddles two worlds to fight for love and freedom.

Magic Words

by Howard Kaminsky

A comprehensive collection of powerful phrases to help you face a variety of life's challenges. Travelers to foreign countries often carry handy phrase books to help them navigate uncharted territory. Now there's a guide for getting through tough times in plain English-an essential selection of well-honed phrases to help you soothe and smooth your way through any prickly situation. Divided into three sections-Magic Words to say to yourself, to others, and for universal situations-this invaluable gui...

Magic Words

by Tim David

Years of experience as a magician taught Tim David that real magic is all about words, and the way they influence the minds of the audience. What sets a professional magician apart from an amateur are people skills like communication, influence, and engagement--skills that are also effective in the workplace. By applying seven "magic" words in a business setting, David offers tools for effective and persuasive communication. You will learn: The secret word that Harvard psychologists discovered is the key to unlocking human motivation How one very special word (spoken only inside your mind) mysteriously has a profound positive impact on those around you The number one mistake that managers make during 1-on-1's, and the one simple word that can fix it all What Dale Carnegie dubs "the sweetest sound in any language" How one tiny word can instantly change someone's mind for the better The single word that an in-depth study of thousands of hours of call center recordings revealed as the quickest way to reduce differences and calm people down How the infamous "But Eraser" works and why so many people mess it up The REAL magic behind the word "thanks" The seven words: Magic Word #1 - Because Magic Word #2 - "Name" Magic Word #3 - If Magic Word #4 - But Magic Word #5 - Absolutely Magic Word #6 - Thanks Magic Word #7 - Help

The Magic Years

by T. Berry Brazelton Selma H. Fraiberg

To a small child, the world is an exciting but sometimes frightening and unstable place. In The Magic Years, Selma Fraiberg takes the reader into the mind of the child, showing how he confronts the world and learns to cope with it. With great warmth and perception, she discusses the problems at each stage of development and reveals the qualities -- above all, the quality of understanding -- that can provide the right answer at critical moments.

Magic Zero

by Christopher Golden Thomas E. Sniegoski

The most dangerous boy in the world?Timothy is a freak, a weakling, an impossibility. He's the only person in existence without magical powers and has spent his entire life hidden on a remote island. When Timothy is finally taken back to the city of this birth, he is fascinated by the current of magic that fuels the world, and mesmerized by the buildings and orbs that hang weightlessly in the sky. But he is also marked for death.Assassins are watching his every move, and the government wants him destroyed. Timothy can't imagine what threat he could possible pose; after all, he wields no power in this world.Or does he?

The Magical Adventures of Tara and the Talking Kitten

by Diana Cooper Kate Shannon

Before Tara meets Ash-ting, an adorable gray kitten, her life at both home and school is dreadful; she doesn't know how to make friends or how to talk to her dad about things that are bothering her. But soon Ash-ting enters her life and turns everything around, for Ash-ting is more than just a handsome pet-she can talk! She helps Tara navigate social situations at school and provides encouragement and guidance in many ways. The first in a new children's series, this is a heartwarming story about a girl and her talking cat.

Magical Animal Fairies #1: Ashley the Dragon Fairy

by Daisy Meadows

Rachel and Kirsty are off on another exciting adventure -- with the Magical Animal Fairies! Rachel and Kirsty are heading to outdoor adventure camp -- and another fairy adventure is just around the corner! The Magical Animal Fairies' seven animals are missing. The animals each look after a special kind of magic. If Rachel and Kirsty can't find them fast, nothing will be the same! Rachel and Kirsty can't wait to explore some cool caves . . . but neither can the goblins! Could the goblins be looking for Ashley the Dragon Fairy's little dragon, Sizzle? And can the girls find Sizzle first? Find the missing magical animal in each book and help save the fairy magic!

Magical Animal Fairies #2: Lara the Black Cat Fairy

by Daisy Meadows

Rachel and Kirsty are off on another exciting adventure - with the Magical Animal Fairies! Rachel and Kirsty are heading to outdoor adventure camp -- and another fairy adventure is just around the corner! The Magical Animal Fairies' seven animals are missing. The animals each look after a special kind of magic. If Rachel and Kirsty can't find them fast, nothing will be the same! Lara the Black Cat Fairy's magical kitten, Lucky, has had an awfully lucky escape from the goblins! But they're hot on her trail. It's up to Rachel and Kirsty to stop them! Find the missing magical animal in each book and help save the fairy magic!

Magical Animal Fairies #3: Erin the Phoenix Fairy

by Daisy Meadows

Rachel and Kirsty are off on another exciting adventure - with the Magical Animal Fairies! Rachel and Kirsty are heading to outdoor adventure camp -- and another fairy adventure is just around the corner! The Magical Animal Fairies' seven animals are missing. The animals each look after a special kind of magic. If Rachel and Kirsty can't find them fast, nothing will be the same! Erin the Phoenix Fairy's phoenix controls the magic of humor. Rachel and Kirsty have to help Erin track him down -- and it's no laughing matter! Find the missing magical animal in each book and help save the fairy magic!

Magical Animal Fairies #4: Rihanna the Seahorse Fairy

by Daisy Meadows

Rachel and Kirsty are off on another exciting adventure - with the Magical Animal Fairies! Rachel and Kirsty are heading to outdoor adventure camp -- and another fairy adventure is just around the corner! The Magical Animal Fairies' seven animals are missing. The animals each look after a special kind of magic. If Rachel and Kirsty can't find them fast, nothing will be the same! Bubbles the magic seahorse is somewhere in the lake at camp -- but where? Rihanna the Seahorse Fairy is going to take the girls on an underwater adventure to find him. . . . Find the missing magical animal in each book and help save the fairy magic!

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