To Be a Logger

One day Little Joe and Jinx were loading house wood. Dad had falled a madrone tree, sawed off the limbs, bucked them in chunks, and split them. The children had to pile the wood in the pick-up. Madrone wood was good for firewood.

Author: Lois Lenski

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 9781504021975

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 187

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A young boy growing up in the Oregon wilderness dreams of becoming a logger Little Joe has been sawing trees since he was 5 years old. A child of the Oregon hills, he spends his days scampering through the forest around his family’s cabin. Ever since he was old enough to hold an ax, he’s wanted to be a logger like his daddy. He wants to wear boots with nails on them, saw down the mightiest trees in the forest, and holler “Timber!” as they come crashing to the ground. Little Joe has logging in his blood. Finally, Little Joe is old enough for his 1st visit to a logging camp. He sees the great machines taking down trees and loading them onto trucks, and he wants to be a logger more than ever. But as he grows up, he will find there are better ways to show his love for the forest than cutting it down.

Embracing the Dawn

We did everything together, when we were little.” Jinx seemed far away as she relayed her past. E. J. listened, eager for every detail. “Andi loved to sing, and when I first got there, she decided we'd start a singing group.

Author: Jeannie Levig

Publisher: Bold Strokes Books Inc

ISBN: 9781626395770

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

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Does love have a chance when no one knows she wants it? Jinx Tanner is an ex-con trying to piece together a life on the outside and heal her relationship with her half-sister who hasn’t spoken to her in over twenty-five years. Romantic love is nowhere on her radar. E. J. Bastien is a business executive with her life and heart under control. She has a successful career, a woman in her bed whenever she wants one, and a healthy relationship with her grown children—as long as they don’t find out she’s gay. She has no desire for romantic entanglements. When these two women awaken after a one-night stand to find their lives inextricably entwined, love has its work cut out for it.

The Adventures of P D Puddleskipper U S Trade

At the other end, she could see her friends Samba, Rumba, and Jinx. Each of the lizards met her with a sour scowl. Samba was sopping wet, Rumba too, and both had their hands over the mouth of little Jinx, who was quivering with fright.

Author: Christopher Wood


ISBN: 9780557952076


Page: 298

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Ever since he was a geckling, P.D. Puddleskipper dreamed of exploring the world just beyond the Kapok tree. For P.D. life was more than simply gathering grubs and lounging about in the sun like other geckos. Life was an adventure! But not until a terrible metal beast attacks the Emerald Forest does he finally get his chance. Piloting his latest invention, an airship called the Puddlejumper, P.D. leads his friends, fellow lizard Flora Springtail, a tree frog named Blinky, and a sleepy tree sloth named Waffles on an incredible journey in search of a new home. Join the crew of the Puddlejumper as they bravely venture forth across the Emerald Forest, battling sticky-fingered fruit bats and slippery snakes, exploring far-away places, looking for lost treasure, and making new friends along the way. From Way-Up peak to the Rollie-Roo River, the Cave of Song to the Great Kapok Tree, P.D. and his friends learn the value of friendship through their exciting adventures.

Freddy and the Popinjay

Are you sick?” “No, no—it's nothing,” Freddy gasped. “I'm just exhausted, that's all. Can't take it—way I used to. Ah, the days of my youth!” he quoted, and moaned a little. The animals were alarmed—all but Jinx, who knew Freddy's plan.

Author: Walter R. Brooks

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 9781497692190

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

View: 315


Published over a 40 year period, the 26 classic books about Freddy the Pig have delighted five generations of children, and they are now going on to delight a sixth generation. When J.J. Pomeroy, the robin, almost pulled off Freddy’s tail, thinking it was a worm, Freddy decided to transform the robin into a popinjay. This starts a series of transformations—some of which may be a big mistake.

Freddy s Cousin Weedly

Little Weedly had whispered something in her ear. “What is it?” she said. Then she laughed, and turned to Jinx. “He says he thinks you're beautiful. He says he wishes he could grow up to be like you.” “Well, well,” said Jinx, ...

Author: Walter R. Brooks

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 9781497692152

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 290

View: 299


The Freddy the Pig books have long been considered classics of American children’s literature and with each new edition, this wonderful pig is charming his way into the hearts of more and more readers, adults and children alike. In Freddy’s Cousin Weedly, Freddy’s timid little cousin is sent to Bean Farm, in the hopes that Freddy can cure his shyness. Jinx the cat takes the piglet under his wing and concocts a scheme to cure Weedly of his fears, with the help of the other farm animals. Along the way, the animals must also deal with caterpillar attacks, trespassing relatives and a fight for a valuable family heirloom. Finally Freddy and the others come up with a way to make everyone happy, and gain some new friends as well.

Archie Comics Spectacular Summer Daze

... from R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E. I9?8—I —879794—68—9I Veronica's Passport I978-I -879794-43-6) Jinx: Little Jinx Grows Up (978-1-879794-91-7) Jinx: Little Miss Steps (978—1-936975-41-9) Archie: Obama Br Palin in Riverdale (978—1—879794—87—0} ...

Author: Archie Superstars

Publisher: Archie Comic Publications

ISBN: 9781619889262

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 289


School's out for the summer in Riverdale, and the fun is just beginning! Join Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and friends as they go on vacation, go to the beach, work summer jobs. . . and avoid working entirely! All in a pocket-sized collection that's perfect for any summer road trip.

The Best of Josie and the Pussycats

... comics from the vault (978-1-62738.975-0) D Archie's Favorite High school comics (978-1-62738-953-2) D Adventures of Little ArchieBook2(978-1-879794-28-3) D cartoonLife of chuck clayton (978-1-879734-48-1) D Jinx:Little Jinx Grows ...

Author: Archie Superstars

Publisher: Archie Comic Publications (Trade)

ISBN: 9781682559314

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 416

View: 586


This is Archie's new sister volume to our all-time fastest-selling graphic novel series, featuring the lovable girl band JOSIE AND THE PUSSYCATS. Archie expects this to do very well, with mass-market potential as a full-color 416-page $9.99 volume. We expect it to become the first of many off-shoot "Best Of" titles, and have plans to continue releasing further volumes in this series as well. This fun full-color collection of Josie and the Pussycats's all-time favorite stories, hand-picked by Archie creators, editors and historians from thousands of pages of material. It is a must-have for any Archie fan, Pussycats fan and fans of the comics medium.

Jinx s fire

“It's that most people are a little nervous around magicians.” Jinx hmphed. He could tell she was using tact on him. “It's just that you're very, um, Urwish,” said Nick. “So are you Urwish! So is everyone Urwish!

Author: Sage Blackwood

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781848668218

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 400

View: 833


Jinx has become the leader of the Urwald, and now the magical forest isunder attack. Jinx's people expect him to lead them into battle, but theterrifying Bonemaster is stealing Jinx's magic and has captured his wizard master,Simon Magus. Jinx must make a dangerous journey into the icy depths beneath the Glass Mountains, to rescue Simonand defeat the Bonemaster.Only then will he be able to unite the Urwald and fight off the invaders. He is theforest's only hope. Fire and ice, goodand evil, magic and knowledge: all collide in this action-packed conclusion tothe acclaimed Jinx trilogy.

Magic Mansion

Rascal barked, but it sounded more like the EEK EEK of a little mouse. Jinx could see in Trix's eyes that she knew what he had done, but she didn'tscold. “Iguess my magic ismore powerful than I realised,”Trixsaid.

Author: Sara Grant

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444007886

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

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Trix is desperate to attend the exciting and glamorous Sisterhood of Magic Ball, but first she must pass a series of magical tests. Can Trix draw on all her witchy know-how - and the power of friendship - to become the belle of the ball?

The Haunting of Apartment 101

As soon as Jinx began writing, she started feeling better. ... About halfway through, right before Jinx knew the door would slam and Emily's hoax would begin, Jinx came across something...curious. ... The wiring is just a little faulty.

Author: Megan Atwood

Publisher: Darby Creek ™

ISBN: 9781467730785

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 112

View: 866


Jinx felt something rumble through the room. She began to shake and moved closer to Jackson. "Do you feel that?" she whispered. Jackson nodded. When Jinx glanced at him, his face had turned bright white. As if he'd seen a ghost. When a popular girl named Emily asks Jinx and Jackson to explore a haunting in her dad's apartment, Jackson insists they take the case. And the truth they find is even stranger than Emily's story.