Robert Harlan has three loves: his wife, his daughter, and his writing. But when his thirst for success causes him to lose focus on his happy family life, ambition begins to consume him. When a stranger appears with a mysterious message about the brevity of his future, he discovers the truth about himself: who he has become, what he has lost, and what it will take to find love again.
What could possibly be better than spending a day together? Absolutely nothing. Turn the pages. Here is a perfect day.
Today is a perfect day for Cat, Dog, Chickadee, and Squirrel. Cat is lounging among the daffodils. Dog is sitting in the wading pool, deep in the cool water. Chickadee is eating fresh seed from the birdfeeder. Squirrel is munching on his very own corncob. Today is a perfect day in Bert's backyard. Until Bear comes along, that is. Bear crushes the daffodils, drinks the pool water, and happily gobbles up the birdseed and corncob. Today was a perfect day for Cat, Dog, Chickadee, and Squirrel. Now, it's just a perfect day for Bear. Lane Smith uses perfect pacing and vibrant illustrations to emphasize the power of perspective in this hilarious picture book about the goings-on in Bert's backyard. This book has Common Core connections.
Grandma is taking her grandchildren to the beach for the day. The children must decide what they wanted to do on this most perfect day.
It snowed. And snowed. And snowed. After it snowed, everyone bundled up and went outside to play. You come, too! Carin Berger's exquisite collages illuminate, from dawn to dusk, the perfect winter day.
There are many things that go into making the perfect day. The choices will very from person to person, but there are some small joys that almost all of us would agree on. From an invigorating shower before work, enlivened with a few drops of rosemary essential oil, to slipping between freshly ironed cotton sheets last thing at night, "life's little pleasures" are there to be seized upon and relished. Combining evocative photographs with lively, informative advice, this charming little book contains recipes for delicious snacks and drinks, reveals the secret of successful entertaining, and offers a host of ideas for self-indulgent treats that come together to create "A Perfect Day". -A thoughtful present or feel-good gift for yourself. -This charming little book combines practical advice and beautifully evocative images to celebrate the joys of perfect day.
"A perfect day means different things to different animals in Bert's backyard"--
A warm, funny picture book about a group of animals and their (not so) perfect day in the garden, from beloved author and illustrator Lane Smith.Whether basking in the warmth of the sun, nibbling on a fresh yellow corn-on-the-cob, or cooling off in a clear pool of water, it is a truly beautiful afternoon for all . . . what could possibly go wrong?In this follow up to the beautiful Kate Greenaway Medal-winning There Is a Tribe of Kids, Lane Smith's bright and fresh artwork combines with his sharp wit and enormously appealing characters to create a story full of playful chaos. Inspired by Lane Smith's real life encounter with a marauding bear, A Perfect Day is a perfect picture book for story time.
A Study Guide for J. D. Salinger's "A Perfect Day for Bananafish," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Short Stories for Students for all of your research needs.
In a short story collection, each tale revolves around love letters, as the author leads readers through five stories with humor, wit, and enough mystery to keep readers guessing with each new delivery. Teen.
(Piano Vocal). The new single from the short Frozen Fever. This sheet music features an arrangement for piano and voice with guitar chord frames, with the melody presented in the right hand of the piano part as well as in the vocal line. The sheet also includes access to online recorded backing tracks that you can play along with to sound like a pro!
When Nancy follows her grandmother's advice and takes Oscar and Felix, two very special cats, to the movies, strange things begin to happen.
Have a perfect day everyday with Dr. Charles Ndifon's 'A PERFECT DAY'! This daily devotional series was designed so you can read it in 5 minutes. It will transform you and position you for success and victory day to day.
Paintings of outdoor scenes accompanied by quotations and poetry from various authors.