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The harrowing true story of Anne Frank, a young Jewish girl, who, along with her family and a few friends, is forced into hiding in a small attic during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands during World War II. Includes black and white photographs.
The inspirational story of the young girl who was shot by the Taliban for going to school. She survived the attack and has become the young and world-renowned advocate for the rights of girls worldwide. Malala was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014. Her story, here in German, includes color photographs from Malala's life.
Leon and Bobby are cat detectives who live on an old ship museum in the harbor. Their biggest problem is the rebellious rat gang that lives on board, too. That is until the prized diamond from one of the museum's exhibits disappears. Can the cats solve the case of the missing diamond? A level 2 beginning reader in the German language.
Liliane Susewind is no ordinary girl -- she can talk to animals. One day at the park Lili meets a beautiful Dalmatian named Bella, but Bella is afraid of everyone. Why is she so frightened? Does her strict mistress have anything to do with it? Luckily, Lili can understand what Bella says and soon learns the truth. Can Lili help Bella be...
This level 2 German easy reader is a chapter book about Marie and Lina who are best friends. Tomorrow is Marie's birthday and she can't wait to celebrate with her best friend Lina. But why is Lina suddenly too busy? Why is she lying? Marie doesn't know that Lina is planning the biggest surprise ever!
Hot off the press for 2017! Lieselotte, the beloved cow that has captured the hearts of German children, now has a big book of stories to read again and again. Life on the farm has never been more fun!
Sam is normally a straight-A student -- until the unfortunate apple incident. He ends up in reform school, which is not at all what he expected. Reform school is actually a training ground for troublemakers and Sam soon makes it to the head of the class.
Considered one of the best novels of the 20th century, yet consistently banned and challenged since it was first published in 1962, Harper Lee's novel of race relations in the 1930s American South has been translated into 40 languages with 40 million copies sold. It is available here in German and is a Spiegel bestseller.
Published in 41 languages, and a bestseller in Australia, the beloved novel about a boy and his criminal granny is available in German, too. Ben has the boringest grandma ever. But little does he know that she used to be a master jewel thief and it has always been her mission to steal the Crown Jewels. And she needs her grandson's...
Leo and Klara are on vacation with their mom and dad and little sister, Evie. They play on the beach, swim in the sea, and visit the harbor. A bilingual book with parallel text in German and English. Includes bilingual vocabulary words for things related to vacations by the seaside. Also available as part of a Bili Bundle.
Lars, the little polar bear is stuck on an ice floe in the middle of the ocean. How will he find his way home? Eventually he catches a floating barrel to Africa and an exciting adventure begins with his new friends -- a hippopotamus and a whale. A bilingual story with parallel text in German and English.