A Christmas Wish

A Peter Rabbit Tale
Author: Beatrix Potter
Publisher: Warne
ISBN: 9780241293348
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 16
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It's Christmas Eve and Peter Rabbit is wide awake, listening out for Santa Claus. He hears all sorts of noises in the night, but none of them turn out to be Santa! Can Peter stay awake long enough to see Santa?

Die Geschichte von Peterchen Hase

ein buntes Märchenbuch
Author: Beatrix Potter
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486285573
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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Peter disobeys his mother by going into Mr. McGregor's garden and almost gets caught.

The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit


Author: Emma Thompson
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0723294054
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 72
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The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit is a brand new tale from Emma Thompson. In her second Further Tale of Peter Rabbit, Emma Thompson returns Peter to his home in the Lake District. Peter and his silly cousin Benjamin are helping their friend William - a turkey - who is in danger of becoming Mr and Mrs McGregor's Christmas dinner. Will Peter and Benjamin be able to save him? This eBook edition features wonderful audio including a reading by Emma Thompson. Emma Thompson is an Oscar-winning screenwriter and actress who lives in London and Argyll. Emma's Further Tale of Peter Rabbit was published in 2012. Emma said, "I've always loved Beatrix Potter, as a child and then as a mother and all the years in-between as well. When Mr Rabbit invited me to write a further tale, I was more honoured than I can say. I hope I don't let him or his extraordinary creator down." Don't miss The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit by Emma Thompson

Peter Rabbit Tales - Happy Birthday


Author: Beatrix Potter
Publisher: Frederick Warne Publishers
ISBN: 9780241324271
Category: Birthdays
Page: 10
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When Peter discovers that his family is too busy to celebrate his birthday with him, he wonders if he will have to spend the day all by himself.

Young Bond – Der Tod stirbt nie


Author: Steve Cole
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3733602080
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 352
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ER IST JUNG. ER IST EIN REBELL. ER IST AUF DEM WEG ZUR LEGENDE. Young Bond in seinem actionreichsten, explosivsten Abenteuer Nachdem der fünfzehnjährige James Bond aus dem vornehmen Eliteinternat Eton geflogen ist, bringt ihn seine Tante in einer neuen Schule auf dem Land unter. Doch die Idylle trügt: James kommt einem Erpresserring auf die Spur, der ihn bis nach Hollywood führt. Zu einem mächtigen Filmmogul, der für seine wahnsinnigen Pläne auch vor Mord nicht zurückschreckt! Ein mitreißender Action-Krimi für junge und alte Fans des coolsten Geheimagenten der Welt!

Der Schneider von Gloucester

Weihnachts-Klassiker mit Originalillustrationen
Author: Beatrix Potter
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8026880552
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 35
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Der Schneider von Gloucester ist einer der beliebtesten Weihnachtsgeschichten. Darin erzählt sie von einem armen Schneider, dem ein paar kleine Mäuse helfen, den Hochzeitsanzug des Bürgermeisters zu nähen. Dieses Buch ist die Geschichte, die Beatrix Potter selbst als ihre liebste bezeichnete. Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) war eine englische Kinderbuchautorin und -illustratorin. Sie begann ab 1890 als Illustratorin zu arbeiten, und ihre Kinderbücher waren außergewöhnlich erfolgreich. Erzählungen wie ihr bekanntestes Werk Die Geschichte von Peter Hase werden bis heute aufgelegt.

Die Geschichte vom Eichhörnchen Nusper

Frei übersetzt von Luisa Rose
Author: Beatrix Potter
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3744857727
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 60
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Dies ist die Geschichte vom kleinen Eichhörnchen Nusper und seinen Erlebnissen auf der Euleninsel. Mit 26 liebevoll gestalteten, originalen Farbillustrationen von Beatrix Potter und frei übersetzt von Luisa Rose.

Das Grüffelokind


Author: Axel Scheffler,Julia Donaldson,Monika Osberghaus
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783407793621
Category: Animals
Page: 32
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Die Abenteuer des Grüffelo-Kindes.

The Further Tales of Peter Rabbit Collection


Author: Emma Thompson
Publisher: Frederick Warne Publishers
ISBN: 9780241352878
Category:
Page: 208
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Peter Rabbit is back . . . and he's as mischievous and playful as ever. This charming collection draws together Emma Thompson's three new Peter Rabbit adventures- The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit, The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit,and The Spectacular Tale of Peter Rabbit. Full of adventure, life and charm, these new tales are a respectful addition to the legendary world of Beatrix Potter. Discover if Peter will find his way home from a great adventure; if he can outwit Mr. McGregor and save a Christmas turkey; and if he can enjoy all the fun of a spectacular fair. Lovingly-told and brimming with the playfulness and humour of Beatrix Potter's world, these three tales will delight fans of all ages. In a beautifully designed hardback with luxurious gilded edges, and Eleanor Taylor's delightful illustrations, this is a gift to treasure.

Der Tod auf dem Nil

Ein Fall für Poirot
Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Hoffmann und Campe
ISBN: 345517017X
Category: Fiction
Page: 320
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Hercule Poirot freut sich auf eine erholsame Kreuzfahrt auf dem Nil. Doch dazu kommt es nicht. Auch Linnet Ridgeway hat sich den Verlauf ihrer Flitterwochen wohl anders vorgestellt. Die junge, bildschöne Millionenerbin wird tot aufgefunden, und Poirots Ermittlungskünste sind gefragt. Fast jeder der Mitreisenden hat ein Motiv.

The Big Christmas Basket: 200+ Christmas Novels, Stories, Poems & Carols (Illustrated)

Life and Adventures of Santa Claus, The Gift of the Magi, A Christmas Carol, Silent Night, The Three Kings, Little Lord Fauntleroy, The Heavenly Christmas Tree, Little Women, The Tale of Peter Rabbit…
Author: Phebe A. Curtiss,Louisa May Alcott,O. Henry,Mark Twain,Beatrix Potter,Charles Dickens,Harriet Beecher Stowe,Emily Dickinson,Robert Louis Stevenson,Rudyard Kipling,Hans Christian Andersen,Selma Lagerlöf,Fyodor Dostoevsky,Walter Scott,J. M. Barrie,Anthony Trollope,Brothers Grimm,L. Frank Baum,Lucy Maud Montgomery,George MacDonald,Leo Tolstoy,Henry van Dyke,E. T. A. Hoffmann,Clement Moore,Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,William Wordsworth,Alfred Lord Tennyson,William Butler Yeats,Eleanor H. Porter,Jacob A. Riis,Susan Anne Livingston Ridley Sedgwick,Sophie May,Lucas Malet,Juliana Horatia Ewing,Alice Hale Burnett,Ernest Ingersoll,Annie F. Johnston,Amanda M. Douglas,Amy Ella Blanchard,Carolyn Wells,Walter Crane,Thomas Nelson Page,Florence L. Barclay,A. S. Boyd,Edward A. Rand,Max Brand,William John Locke,Nora A. Smith,Nellie C. King,Booker T. Washington,Lucy Wheelock,Aunt Hede,Frederick E. Dewhurst,Maud Lindsay,Marjorie L. C. Pickthall,Jay T. Stocking,Anna Robinson,Florence M. Kingsley,Olive Thorne Miller,M. A. L. Lane,Elizabeth Harkison,Raymond McAlden,F. E. Mann,Winifred M. Kirkland,François Coppée,Katherine Pyle,Grace Margaret Gallaher,Elia W. Peattie,F. Arnstein,James Weber Linn,Anne Hollingsworth Wharton,Elbridge S. Brooks,Isabel Cecilia Williams,Anton Chekhov,Armando Palacio Valdés,André Theuriet,Alphonse Daudet,Benito Pérez Galdós,Antonio Maré,Pedro A. de Alarcón,Jules Simon,Marcel Prévost,Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer,Maxime du Camp,Mary Hartwell Catherwood,F. L. Stealey,Kate Upson Clark,Marion Clifford,E. E. Hale,Willis Boyd Allen,Edgar Wallace,Georg Schuster,Harrison S. Morris,Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson,Matilda Betham Edwards,Angelo J. Lewis,Vernon Lee,Guy de Maupassant,Saki,Bret Harte,Robert E. Howard
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8027301289
Category: Young Adult Fiction
Page: 9439
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Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, Jingle all the way… Christmas is here, and so are we with our biggest ever Christmas basket. There's something for everyone - novels, short stories, poems, and carols - for a cozy and wonderful holiday enjoyment. So grab a cup of coffee and soak into the spirit of festive cheer with our "The Big Christmas Basket": Novels: Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (L. Frank Baum) Little Women (Louisa May Alcott) The Wonderful Wizard of OZ (L. Frank Baum) Little Lord Fauntleroy (Frances Hodgson Burnett) Anne of Green Gables (Lucy Maud Montgomery) Black Beauty (Anna Sewell) Christmas-Tree Land (M.L. Molesworth) Wind in the Willows (Kenneth Grahame) Peter Pan and Wendy (J. M. Barrie) Oliver Twist Pollyanna (Eleanor H. Porter) At the Back of the North Wind (George MacDonald) A Versailles Christmas-Tide (A. S. Boyd) The Man Who Forgot Christmas (Max Brand)... Short Stories: A Merry Christmas & Other Christmas Stories (Louisa May Alcott) The Gift of the Magi (O. Henry) Papa Panov's Special Christmas (Leo Tolstoy) Doctor Marigold's Prescriptions (Charles Dickens) The Tailor of Gloucester (Beatrix Potter) The Tale of Peter Rabbit (Beatrix Potter) The Christmas Guest (Selma Lagerlöf) At Christmas Time (Anton Chekhov) Little Gretchen and the Wooden Shoe Toinette and the Elves (Susan Coolidge) The Heavenly Christmas Tree (Dostoevsky) The Princess and the Goblin The Nutcracker and the Mouse King The Little Match Girl Little Jean (Francois Coppe) How the Fir Tree Became the Christmas Tree The Magi in the West and Their Search for the Christ The Little Shepherd... Poems & Carols: Silent Night The Three Kings (H. W. Longfellow) Christmas Bells (Longfellow) Christmas at Sea (Stevenson) Christmas in the Olden Time (Walter Scott) Old Santa Claus (Clement Clarke Moore) The Twelve Days of Christmas Minstrels (Wordsworth) Ring Out, Wild Bells (Tennyson) Hymn on the Morning of Christ's Nativity (John Milton) A Christmas Carol (Coleridge)…