Claire is staying with her aunt Min. There is an old castle with a black tower in the village. It has a dangerous secret - accidents happen there, animals and people die. One day, Claire goes to the castle. She wants to know its secret.
In the sixth A to Z Mysteries Super Edition, Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose go to London! The kids see Big Ben, ride the London Eye, and tour Madame Tussauds wax museum. Then big news hits--someone has stolen Queen Elizabeth's jewels right outside Windsor Castle! The kids head to the castle to check around for clues. But can three kids from Green Lawn possibly find evidence that Scotland Yard has missed? The alphabet is over, but the mysteries continue in this sixth A to Z Mysteries Super Edition, featuring a 26-letter secret message hidden in the illustrations.
The 7 keys to property investment success Brimming with fresh content designed to suit current trends in the market, Unlocking the Property Market shares expert property market analyst John Lindeman's tips and techniques on where to buy, what to buy, how much to pay, and when to sell. Written with your needs in mind, Lindeman reveals the seven keys to property investment success and shows you how to unlock the property market's secrets. The media talks up a housing market boom one minute and then warns of a crash the next, but the housing market's behaviour is predictable. Housing prices move slowly upwards, and then they stagnate for some years—and may even fall for a year or two. However, there are always suburbs in any market that go against the grain and offer property investors a chance to secure the highest returns in the shortest possible time in any market condition. To find these properties, follow John Lindeman in Unlocking the Property Market and successfully discover the seven keys to property investment success including: Understand how the market works and find locations with the best growth potential Know where and when to buy and the best time to sell Narrow down your property search, decide what to buy and determine how much to pay. If you're a private housing investor or just starting out in the field looking for authoritative, accessible information on the topic, Unlocking the Property Market gives you the confidence and know-how to successfully obtain the best possible results from property investment.
When Jerry, Jimmy and Cathy discover a tunnel that leads to a castle, they pretend that it is enchanted. But when they discover a Sleeping Princess at the centre of a maze, astonishing things begin to happen. Amongst a horde of jewels they discover a ring that grants wishes. But wishes granted are not always wishes wanted, so the children find themselves grappling with invisibility, dinosaurs, a ghost and the fearsome Ugli-Wuglies before it is all resolved. This edition of The Enchanted Castle has forty-seven evocative illustrations by H.R. Millar.
What Steven J. Stein found out about creating and sustaining great workplaces The proprietary and cutting-edge research carried out by the author led to outcomes that shed new light on management practice and strategy. The 7 Keys presented in this book, when implemented, will produce immediate results and long-term enhanced performance. You will be privy to what the author has learned about the changing workplace and the role leaders play in maximizing their workforce. You can fill an organization with all the intelligent and highly educated people you want, but without the right culture and discipline, your chances of success are in doubt. Use this book to see how your organization measures up to the 7 Keys and implement the necessary changes to make your workplace a happier and more productive one. The 7 keys Hire capable people who love the work they do and show how they contribute to the bigger picture. Compensate people fairly. Don't overwork (or underwork) people. Build strong teams with shared purpose and viable goals. Make sure managers can manage. Treat people with respect and leverage their unique talents. Be proactively responsible by doing the right things to win the hearts and minds of your people.
Remember Great Britain for ever with this exquisite three-dimensional expanding pocket guide. Presented in a beautiful slipcase, the guide unfolds to a length of 1.5 metres and features 13 of Great Britain's most famous sites, including Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Tate Modern, Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, Oxford, Canterbury Cathedral, Shakespeare's Birthplace, Bath, Caernarfon Castle, the Lake District, the Scottish Highlands and the Giant's Causeway. The perfect souvenir for anyone wishing to remember a visit to this fascinating place, steeped in thousands of years of culture and heritage.
Your love gave me back my life… Harry, a young and handsome millionaire inherits a mysterious castle in the Carpathian Mountains. His friends, James, Captain Wright, Georges and a specially hired librarian Karl Ivanovich help him to deal with the numerous papers, letters and diaries, which take our heroes into the past. Archival search is necessary not only for entering into the rights of inheritance, but also to understand the causes of the outbreak of the epidemic of deaths in the castle.
One day an old woman arrived at a castle. A prince opened the door. "Help me!" she cried. "No. Go away!" shouted the Prince. Suddenly, she was a beautiful enchantress. "Now you are a beast because you are cruel". Belle rides her horse through the forest. The horse is scared. Suddenly, they see the Beast's enchanted castle. Who or what is she going to find in the castle?
Make crafting dreams come true for anyone who loves princesses and all things sparkly and sequinned. Cut, stick, sew, and paint your way into an ice princess’s world, from the skirt, gloves, and crown that she wears to the castle she lives in and the puppets and snow globe that she plays with. Why not throw an ice princess-style party with the fabulous castle cake and nibbles? If your child loves the film Frozen, then they will want to make each and every project alongside you. Project list: Heart Handbag and Charm, Shrink Plastic Jewels, Secret Castle Trinket Box, Salt Dough Twinkle Wand, Winter Princess Cape, Three Quick Crowns, Ice Princess Tutu, Royal Horse, Royal Theater, Princess Finger Puppets, Snow Queen Snow Globe, Rapunzel Hair Braid, Sparkly Ice Queen Gloves, The Ultimate Princess Party, Princess Castle Cake.
Become the master of your world Presents 20 key concepts, or keys, to aid critical thinking Authored by one of the world's most eminent psychologists – and founder of the Flynn Effect Looks at topics such as Race and IQ, «good» science and the current world economic crisis Written in a clear and lucid style, illustrated with many examples
Castles once dominated the landscape as seats of power and symbols of wealth and status, providing a means of control over borders, passes, routes and rivers, focusing on die period from the l0th lo the 10th century. and crusading the globe from Welsh motte-and-bailey to Japanese hirajiro. this book acts as architectural reference and visitor guide. It will help you to unpick castle histories and see just how medieval builders met the challenge of constructing enormous edifices, often in formidable locations, that combined defence and dwelling in one. How to Read Castles first builds up a clear vocabulary of castle types, styles and materials, then presents chapters that show how these aspects can be recognized across specific architectural features - from machicolations and moats to donjons and drawbridges - so providing the vital clues that tell the tale within every castle's walls.
Contains unit-by-unit lesson notes, interleaved with the relevant Students' Book pages; Notes include suggestions on how to handle the material, answer keys to the practice exercises, tapescripts of the listening materials and ideas for extra activities such as games; Follow-up sections give suggestions for extra language practice which may be set for homework; At appropriate places in the lesson notes, an alternative procedure is suggested for presenting language to more able students; Photocopiable tests are provided at the end of every five units; An alphabetical list of vocabulary and expressions, with phonetic transcriptions, is included; Answer keys to the Photocopiable Tests, the separate Test Book and to the Language Booster exercises are provided.