Author: Malorie Blackman
Publisher: Random House
MESSAGE: This is the system operator. Who is using this account? Please identify yourself . . . When Vicky's father is arrested, accused of stealing over a million pounds from the bank where he works, she is determined to prove his innocence. But how? There's only one way - to attempt to break into the bank's computer files. Even if Vicky is the best hacker in the world, will she find the real thief before they find her?
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The Mystery of Allegra
Author: Peter Foreman
Publisher: Oxford University
Allegra is an unusual name. It means 'happy' in Italian, but the little girl in this story is sometimes very sad. She is only five years old, but she tells Adrian, her new friend, that she is going to die soon. How does she know ? And who is the other Allegra ? The girl in a long white nightdress, who has golden hair and big blue eyes. The girl who tomes only at night, and whose hands and face are cold, so cold...
The Curse of the Mummy
Author: Joyce Hannam
Publisher: OXFORD University Press
For thousand of years the dead body of the young king Tutankhamun slept under the sands of Egypt. Then, in the autumn of 1922, Howard Carter and his friends find and open his tomb door. These are exciting times, and Carter's young helper Tariq tells the story in his diary. But soon people begin to die. Who or what is the killer? Is Tutankhamun angry with them for opening his tomb? And who is the beautiful French girl with the face of Tutankhamun's long-dead wife?
Author: Martha Humphreys
Seventeen-year-old Karen persists in renewing an old friendship with her classmate Connie when Connie comes down with AIDS, despite pressure from other students, her mother, and her best friends.
Author: Мигель де Сервантес Сааведра
Author: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Publisher: Vicens-Vives Editorial S.A.
An abridged version of the adventures of a Spanish country gentleman, considered mad, and his companion, who set out as knights of old to right wrongs and punish evil.
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Author: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Burton Raffel, Diana de Armas Wilson
Publisher: W. W. Norton
The text reprinted here is based on award-winning translator Burton Raffel s masterful translation of Don Quijote, which is consistent, fluid, and modeled closely on the original Spanish."
A fully updated version of the best-selling Essential Grammar in Use for Spanish learners. Essential Grammar in Use Spanish edition covers all the language areas needed by Spanish-speaking students at elementary level. A new design with completely renovated illustrations, along with revised and updated examples, makes the book even more accessible. It includes clear explanations in Spanish and translation exercises, allowing students to translate examples of each grammar point from Spanish into English. This edition comes without answers. There is also a version with answers and access to the interactive eBook, available separately.
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