How To Train Your Parents

Author: Pete Johnson

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1446498735

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 208

View: 722

Moving to a new area and a new school, Louis is horrified to discover his parents changing into ultra-competitive parents, wanting him and his younger brother to get straight As at school and join all sorts of after-school clubs and activities like the other kids in the area. Suddenly Louis's life is no longer his own - until he meets Maddy, who claims to have trained her parents to ignore her- But does Louis really want to be ignored? A truly contemporary tale with characters kids will recognize instantly!
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How to Train Your Parents

Author: Pete Johnson

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 0440864399

Category: Behavior modification

Page: 199

View: 2440

After Louis's family moves to Swotsville, his parents put a lot of pressure on him to do well in school, and they do not laugh at his jokes anymore, but luckily his new friend Maddy knows how to train parents.
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How to Fool Your Parents

Author: Pete Johnson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781782702474

Category: Boys

Page: 224

View: 1336

AGES: 7-11 AUTHOR: Pete Johnson began work as a film critic for BBC Radio 1 before becoming a teacher and then a writer. He is the author of over 40 books, including the bestselling 'How to Train Your Parents'. His books have won various awards, including the Young Telegraph Award and the Brilliant Book Award, and have been translated into 24 languages. SELLING POINTS: * Award-winning author * Fabulously funny and filled with hilarious moments that all children will identify with * Unisex, wide age-range appeal * Continues established series.
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My Parents Are Out Of Control

Author: Pete Johnson

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448121698

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

View: 6317

Louis doesn't think much of it when his mum and dad ask him for tips on how to be cool. In fact, he thinks it's pretty funny watching them bump fists and use words like 'safe', 'sick' and 'wicked'. Until Dad turns up outside Louis's new school dressed like a rapper, that is . . . Suddenly they're trying to friend Louis and all his classmates on Facebook, and wearing baseball caps backwards - IN PUBLIC. Louis and his best friend Maddy are horrified. Mum and Dad have taken things too far . . . and immediate action is needed!
Posted in Juvenile Fiction

My Parents are Driving Me Crazy

Author: Pete Johnson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781782701606

Category:

Page: 228

View: 4167

From the Author of 'How to Train Your Parents' and 'My Parents are Out of Control' comes the latest hilarious volume of Louis's adventures. Louis's parents swap roles. So now Dad is at home all day. And soon he's cooking meals no one wants to eat (Louis would rather eat his brother's bogies) And Dad even gives Louis his own duster, so he can clean his bedroom himself. Louis is outraged. Cleaning is what parents do. Louis is far too busy. And that's just the start. It's not long before there is total chaos. Louis and his brother quickly decide 'Dads are just not meant to be Mums.' Or are they? Meanwhile at school - never Louis's favourite place ("I've never liked it, never fitted in and I'm rubbish at all my lessons") he is in massive trouble for forging a letter to the deputy head from his dad. No one understands how Louis had no choice ...; And then there is the moment when he appears on TV and something TRULY, YUKKY happens ...; Says Pete Johnson, "I've never written a more disgusting scene or I hope, a funnier one." AGES: 6-9 SELLING POINTS: * Continuation of popular, established series * Award winning author
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To Train Up a Child

Author: Michael Pearl,Debi Pearl

Publisher: No Greater Joy Ministries

ISBN: 9781892112002

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 122

View: 5641

In 1994 Michael and Debi Pearl published To Train Up a Child. The book has sold over 625,000 copies, becoming "the handbook on child training" for many families. The Pearls received so many child training questions in the mail that they began publishing a free bimonthly magazine to answer them--No Greater Joy. As the subscriptions grew into the tens of thousands, subscribers kept asking for back issues, thus the publication of No Greater Joy Volume One, Volume Two and Volume Three--each book representing about two years of articles from back issues of the magazine. If you have read To Train Up a Child and you have questions, chances are you will find the answers in No Greater Joy Volume One, Volume Two, or Volume Three.
Posted in Family & Relationships

How to Train the Perfect Parents

Author: Rebecca Ashdown

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781783708338

Category:

Page: 40

View: 7954

A playful new picture book from the creator of The Whopper about the ups and downs of family life.Rebecca Ashdown's How to Train the Perfect Parents is every child's guide to raising model parents. It's easy � just follow Mimi's simple steps. Sometimes, Mimi's parents don't seem to get the hang of all that training, but Mimi knows her rigorous routine of strict discipline has worked when her parents agree to get her a puppy...Suddenly the roles are reversed and Mimi has to learn that being trained is sometimes very hard work.
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The Parents Guide to Developing Young Athletes

How to Train Your Young Athletes for Short and Long Term Success

Author: Ryan Wade

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781539382034

Category:

Page: 76

View: 2430

Are you limiting the overall growth of your young athlete? Parents today are all looking for the cutting edge that will help their young athlete become the best they can be, but unfortunately the majority of what is being taught today is dropping the ball in one major area. That one major area is they focus ONLY on short term skill success. If you're looking to help your athlete become better just for 1 year, this book is not for you. However if you're looking for success TODAY and for YEARS TO COME, than this guide will show you exactly how to make that happen. There are three pillars required to ensure your young athletes are successful on the playing field. Those pillars are training, nutrition and mindset. Each pillar is broken down in detail within this book and serve as the foundation towards true athletic success. No longer do parents have to be in the dark about what it takes to build a top athlete, this guide is your light towards getting there.
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How to Get Famous

Author: Pete Johnson

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1407044206

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 208

View: 4893

Tobey is determined he will be famous. He's not big-headed, he just knows he's got something special and he's determined that everyone will know it! He even hangs around with the stars, getting autographs at film premieres. Tobey and his friend Georgia audition for a role in the local play - and to his huge disappointment, Georgia gets a part, but he doesn't. Can he turn this tragedy around and find a way to be famous after all?
Posted in Juvenile Fiction

Train Up Your Child

Author: Chuck Sturgeon

Publisher: Harrison House

ISBN: 9781577941590

Category: Religion

Page: 187

View: 5478

Training children in the way they should go involves more than disciplining them -- there are biblical values to instill and obstacles to help them avoid. As parents train their children, they can be confident that God will give them strength and guidance to give their children everything they need for success. Readers can expect nothing less than God's best for their family as they train up your child in the way he should go!
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Hiccup

The Viking Who Was Seasick Book and CD

Author: Cressida Cowell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781844562374

Category: Children's stories

Page: 32

View: 7278

Long ago in a fierce and frosty land, there lived a small and lonely Viking and his name was Hiccup. Read superbly by Alan Davies.
Posted in Children's stories

Train Your Angry Dragon

Teach Your Dragon To Be Patient. A Cute Children Story To Teach Kids About Emotions and Anger Management. (Dragon Books for Kids)

Author: Steve Herman

Publisher: Dg Books Publishing

ISBN: 9781948040075

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 44

View: 2451

Having a pet dragon is very fun. But what do you do if he get angry or upset? What do you do when your dragon lost his cool and wants to burn everything to the ground? Get this book and learn how to train your angry dragon! A must have book for children and parents to teach kids about emotions and anger management. Fun, cute and entertaining with beautiful illustrations, this playful book will teach kids how to handle when things don't go their way. Get this book now and enjoy!
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How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse

Author: Cressida Cowell

Publisher: Hodder Children's Books

ISBN: 9780340999103

Category: Children's stories

Page: 237

View: 4258

Read the books that inspired the How to Train Your Dragon films! This book will be a hit with children and adults alike. THE STORY CONTINUES in the fourth volume of Hiccup's How to Train Your Dragon memoirs ... Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was an awesome sword-fighter, a dragon-whisperer and the greatest Viking Hero who ever lived. But it wasn't always like that. Hiccup's memoirs look back to when Hiccup was just an ordinary boy, and finding it very hard to be a Hero. Fishlegs has been struck with deadly Vorpentitis. The only cure is rare and almost impossible to find ... a potato. But where on Berk will Hiccup find such a thing? Hiccup will have to dodge Sharkworms, battle Doomfangs and outwit crazy Hooligans if he's going to be a Hero ... again. How to Train Your Dragon is now a major DreamWorks franchise. How to Train Your Dragon 2 hits cinemas in Summer 2014 starring Gerard Butler, Cate Blanchett and Jonah Hill and the TV series, Riders of Berk, can be seen on CBeebies and Cartoon Network. Read the rest of Hiccup's exploits and check out the website at www.howtotrainyourdragonbooks.com It's the place to go for games, downloads, activities and sneak peeks! Read all about Hiccup and all of your favourite characters, learn to speak Dragonese and train your own dragon to do tricks!
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Incomplete Book of Dragons Incomplete Book of Dragons

Author: Cressida Cowell

Publisher: Hodder Children's Books

ISBN: 9781444923216

Category:

Page: 224

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Long ago, the world was full of dragons. But what happened to them? Where are they now? These pages are taken from the notebooks of Viking Hero Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third when he was just a boy. A keen dragonwatcher, Hiccup paints a picture of the brilliance and fire and spirit of that lost dragon world. Featuring dragon profiles, dragon anatomy, dragon riding tips and lots more must know info e.g. how to spot the difference between an arsenic adderwing and a glow worm (you don't want to mix those two up) and what to do when confronted with a Hellsteether. This is a must for all keen dragonwatchers out there... How to Train Your Dragon is now a major DreamWorks franchise starring Gerard Butler, Cate Blanchett and Jonah Hill and the TV series, Riders of Berk, can be seen on CBeebies and Cartoon Network. Read all of Hiccup's exploits in the series: How to Train Your Dragon, How to Be a Pirate, How to Speak Dragonese, How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse, How to Twist a Dragon's Tale, A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons, How to Ride a Dragon's Storm, How to Break a Dragon's Heart, How to Steal a Dragon's Sword, How to Seize a Dragon's Jewel and How to Betray a Dragon's Hero. Check out the brilliant website at www.howtotrainyourdragonbooks.com It's the place to go for games, downloads, activities and sneak peeks!
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Train Your Dog Like a Pro

Author: Jean Donaldson

Publisher: *Howell Book House

ISBN: 9780470616161

Category: Pets

Page: 224

View: 3501

The tools you need to think and train like a professional Jean Donaldson is one of the top dog trainers in the United States, and her training academy has gained a reputation as the Harvard for dog trainers and behavioral counselors. Now, you can harness her highly effective dog-training techniques and benefit from her expert guidance without leaving your home. If you're like most dog owners, you treat your four-legged friend as a valued member of the family who enjoys the full run of the house-which is why good behavior is so important. Train Your Dog Like a Pro offers a trusted, systematic approach to positive dog training that anyone can follow. You'll get clear, detailed instructions for teaching essential behaviors, more advanced skills, and even some fun tricks. Plus, a bonus DVD shows you exactly how to accomplish each technique. Bonus DVD contains 2 hours and 30 minutes of hands-on instruction Training is based only on positive reinforcement, patience, and persistence Donaldson is the best-selling author of The Culture Clash: The Revolutionary New Way to Understanding the Relationship Between Humans and Domestic Dogs Whether you're the proud parent of a puppy, an adolescent, or an adult dog, this book and DVD truly give you everything you need to train your dog like a pro. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
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I Am Fartacus

Author: Mark Maciejewski

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481464191

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 336

View: 4280

When Chub leads his cadre of middle school misfits in an effort to bring down the evil empire led by his nemesis Arch, he inadvertently becomes the school hero.
Posted in Juvenile Fiction

Death by Toilet Paper

Author: Donna Gephart

Publisher: Yearling Books

ISBN: 0385374178

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 288

View: 3555

Aspiring to win a cash prize that will help his family avoid eviction after his father passes away, seventh-grader Benjamin Epstein uses his flair for clever slogans to participate in a contest being run by a bathroom tissue company. Simultaneous eBook.
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How to Train with a T. Rex and Win 8 Gold Medals

Author: Michael Phelps,Alan Abrahamson

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1416986693

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1901

With his record-breaking eight gold medals won for swimming in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Phelps became an international sensation. In this picture book, Phelps explains the mind-boggling statistics of his years of training in terms young kids can understand. Full color.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

All About the Dragons

Author: Judy Katschke

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481404865

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 9385

Describes the different dragons Hiccup has met along his journeys, from the fire-breathing Monstrous Nightmare and the rock-eating Gronckle to the two-headed Hideous Zippleback and Hiccup's own Night Fury, Toothless.
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