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El diario de Ana Frank (Clasicos Juveniles)

Desde su encierro en el Anexo secreto Ana Frank sue a con convertirse en escritora Ella nunca lo supo pero su famoso diario ha dado la vuelta al mundo ha sido traducido a varios idiomas y se considera uno de los testimonios m s genuinos del Holocausto Por desgracia Ana Frank muri muy joven y su diario qued inconcluso pero entre sus p ginas todav a permanecen atrapados sus anhelos juveniles de amor libertad y trascendencia


Juvenile

Sarah McCarthy was in love and she was happy She only wished that the love of her life would be more open with her about his past Or she d thought that was what she wanted until the night that s Mark s past slammed headlong into their future Mark Outlaw was an odd man He was tall and handsome and strangely always alone He never speaks to anyone but for good reason He has a secret to keep he doesn t really exist Mark is actually just a creation a guard of a man named Juvenile of Ammon A human demon angel hybrid Juvenile was a breed unto himself He was born from a Divine prophecy that made him destined to become a weapon of Hell and destroy Heaven itself It was a prophecy he d sworn to himself never to fulfill Mark s job was to keep Juvenile locked inside a cell in their shared mind to be the barrier between Juvenile and the outside world and then Juvenile met Sarah When Sarah was put in harm s way because of Juvenile s past Mark knew that she would either be their salvation or their undoing Would Mark be able to hold onto to Juvenile or would he lose him sending Juvenile spiraling uncontrollably into a future he had spent over two thousand years running from


Dracula (Biblioteca Universal de Clasicos Juveniles)

b Alone with the dead I dare not go out for I can hear the low howl of the wolf through the broken window b br br When Jonathan Harker visits Transylvania to help Count Dracula with the purchase of a London house he makes horrifying discoveries about his client and his castle Soon afterwards a number of disturbing incidents unfold in England an unmanned ship is wrecked at Whitby strange puncture marks appear on a young woman s neck and the inmate of a lunatic asylum raves about the imminent arrival of his Master In the ensuing battle of wits between the sinister Count Dracula and a determined group of adversaries Bram Stoker created a masterpiece of the horror genre probing deeply into questions of human identity and sanity and illuminating dark corners of Victorian sexuality and desire


Juvenile In Justice

Winner of the Best News and Documentary Photography Award from the American Society of Magazine Editors for a selection published in Harper s Magazine the photographs in Juvenile in Justice open our eyes to the world of the incarceration of American youth The nearly images in this book were made over years of visiting more than youth confined in more than juvenile detention institutions in states These riveting photographs accompanied by the life stories that these young people in custody shared with Ross give voice to imprisoned children from families that have no resources in communities that have no power br br With essays by Ira Glass of National Public Radio s This American Life and Bart Lubow Director of the Annie E Casey Foundation s Juvenile Justice Strategy Group


Crimen y castigo / Crime and Punishment (Clàsicos Juveniles)

Set in Russia in the midst of its troubled transition to the modern age this classic novel is the profound human drama of Raskolnikov a sensitive intellectual driven by poverty and the belief of his exemption from moral law Through his unforgettable gallery of characters Dostoyevsky provides a provocative look at the human motivations of obsession and possession with unflinching philosophical and moral insight A masterpiece of dramatic literature by one of the greatest novelist of all time


Las aventuras de Tom Sawyer (Clasicos Juveniles)

i The Adventures of Tom Sawyer i is the first of Mark Twain s novels to feature one of the best loved characters in American fiction with a critical introduction by John Seelye in Penguin Classics From the famous episodes of the whitewashed fence and the ordeal in the cave to the trial of Injun Joe i The Adventures of Tom Sawyer i is redolent of life in the Mississippi River towns in which Twain spent his own youth A sombre undercurrent flows through the high humour and unabashed nostalgia of the novel however for beneath the innocence of childhood lie the inequities of adult reality base emotions and superstitions murder and revenge starvation and slavery In his illuminating introduction noted Twain scholar John Seelye considers Twain s impact on American letters and discusses the balance between humorous escapades and serious concern that is found in much of Twain s writing


Macbeth / Macbeth (Clasicos Juveniles /Juvenile Classics)

This complete line by line Macbeth translation makes the language of Shakespeare s play more modern while preserving the metrical rhythm complexity and poetic qualities of the original The aim is to capture the sound and sense of Shakespeare s tragedy without the need for glosses or notes to use contemporary language without simplifying or modernizing the play in any other way


True Notebooks: A Writer's Year at Juvenile Hall

In Mark Salzman bestselling author b Iron and Silk b and b Lying Awake b paid a reluctant visit to a writing class at L A s Central Juvenile Hall a lockup for violent teenage offenders many of them charged with murder What he found so moved and astonished him that he began to teach there regularly In voices of indelible emotional presence the boys write about what led them to crime and about the lives that stretch ahead of them behind bars We see them coming to terms with their crime ridden pasts and searching for a reason to believe in their future selves Insightful comic honest and tragic b True Notebooks b is an object lesson in the redemptive power of writing


La Isla Del Tesoro (Clásicos juveniles)

A mysterious seaman hides at a country inn cut throats raid a sleepy English village suddenly young Jim Hawkins becomes the owner of a map leading to a lost tropical island and a fortune in stolen gold Three adventures Jim Squire Trelawney and Dr Livesey set out to find the treasure But they trust the one they should most fear Long John Silver Charming brave ruthless murderous Silver fills the squire s ship with pirates And on the desolate fever infested island the quest for gold becomes a deadly war of hide and seek Desperate defenders against merciless killers battling over a cursed treasure won with blood buried with blood sought with blood Incredible wealth that Jim and his friends can only claim


El extrano caso del Dr. Jekyll Y Mr. Hyde / The Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Clasicos Juveniles / Juvenile Classics)

In September of Robert Louis Stevenson then in his mid thirties moved with his family to Bournemouth a resort on the southern coast of England where in the brief span of months he revised i A Child s Garden of Verses i and wrote the novels i Kidnapped i and i The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde i br br An intriguing combination of fantasy thriller and moral allegory i Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde i depicts the gripping struggle of two opposing personalities one essentially good the other evil for the soul of one man Its tingling suspense and intelligent and sensitive portrayal of man s dual nature reveals Stevenson as a writer of great skill and originality whose power to terrify and move us remains over a century later undiminished


Don Quijote De La Mancha/ Don Quixote De La Mancha (Clasicos Juveniles / Juvenile Classics)

Don Quijote y Sancho Panza son dos buenos modelos para vivir es mucho lo que podemos aprender de ellos Es importante tener ideales y es importante ocuparse de los asuntos de todos los dias Este libro es para que los conozcas y te diviertas con sus andanzas porque esta lleno de humor y de accion Es tambien una invitacion para que algun dia cuando crezcas un poquito mas tomes directamente el libro que escribio Miguel de Cervantes y no te pierdas nada de su sabiduria de su humor y de la variedad de sus personajes Ilustraciones Antonio Albarran Rivera fotografias Antonio Perera Sarmiento adaptacion Felipe Garrido de la Academia Mexicana de la Lengua colores por dentro


peter pan Juvenile Classics edition

With fairy dust a rascal named Peter Pan the three Darlings Children fly off through their open window to Neverland what could be more grand than an adventure with pirates Indians mermaids and no grown ups br br Yet danger awaits them Tinker Bell s jealousy foul play the revenge of cruel Captain Hook and the awful fear that Mother has not left the window open br br a target blank href http www amazon ca Peter Junior Classics Young Readers dp rel nofollow http www amazon ca Peter Junior Cla a


Aventuras de Sherlock Holmes - Clasicos Juveniles

Grandes autores de la literatura clasica reunidos en antologias que se refieren a distintos temas amor misterio terror policiales fantasticos de aventuras etc y tomos individuales de William Shakespeare Oscar Wilde Jack London etc Libros para el er ciclo de la EGB


Robinson Crusoe (Coleccion Clasicos Juveniles)

The sole survivor of a shipwreck Robinson Crusoe is stranded on an uninhabited island far away from any shipping routes With patience and ingenuity he transforms his island into a tropical paradise For twenty four years he has no human company until one Friday he rescues a prisoner from a boat of cannibals


Tuck Para Siempre (Mirasol/ Libros Juveniles)

p Spanish translation of the story of the Tuck family doomed to or blessed with eternal life after drinking from a magic spring The Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can When ten year old Winnie Foster stumbles on their secret the Tucks take her home and explain why living forever at one age is less a blessing that it might seem Complications arise when Winnie is followed by a starnger who wants to market the spring water for a fortune p


La Vuelta Al Mundo En ochenta Dias (Clasicos Juveniles)

b i To go around the world in such a short time and with the means of transport currently available was not only impossible it was madness i b br br One ill fated evening at the Reform Club Phileas Fogg rashly bets his companions that he can travel around the entire globe in just eighty days and he is determined not to lose Breaking the well established routine of his daily life the reserved Englishman immediately sets off for Dover accompanied by his hot blooded French manservant Passepartout Travelling by train steamship sailing boat sledge and even elephant they must overcome storms kidnappings natural disasters Sioux attacks and the dogged Inspector Fix of Scotland Yard who believes that Fogg has robbed the Bank of England to win the extraordinary wager i Around the World in Eighty Days i gripped audiences on its publication and remains hugely popular combining exploration adventure and a thrilling race against time


La Divina Comedia (Clasicos Juveniles)

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Juvenile Orion, Volume 2

As the Aquarian Age rises the violence escalates between the various female factions the Mindbreakers and the alien Erasers However a new change is on the horizon Great power awakens in certain men and boys Like the young girls of ages past they learn to wield the magic found deep inside themselves And now female Mindbreakers emerge in the battle to decide the fate of the Earth Mana and Tsukasa are attacked by Lafayel a mysterious boy who holds the secret to Tsukasa s past Kaname sensing danger rushes to their aid But before he can reach them Tomonori attacks him determined to rid the world of the evil of DARKLORE What Lafayel reveals to Tsukasa frightens him If Tomonori learns the truth will he be disgusted with his past


Edipo Rey/ King Edipo (Clasicos Juveniles)

Fin dall antichit l Edipo Re di Sofocle stata considerata la tragedia per eccellenza C in essa l ansia della conoscenza e al contempo la coscienza di quanto difficile sia conoscere br Anche Edipo che pure ha risolto l enigma della Sfinge deve spingersi oltre i limiti per poter dare un senso compiuto ai mille indizi che alludono al sapere ma che ancora non sono conoscenza Ed proprio per aver sfidato questi limiti che egli incontra una sofferenza infinita tanto che Nietzsche ha potuto scrivere di lui Edipo l uomo che pi ha sofferto per questo egli ha svelato l enigma dell uomo


Mary Poppins/ Mary Poppins (Coleccion Juventud / Juvenile Collection)

From the moment Mary Poppins arrives at Number Seventeen Cherry Tree Lane everyday life at the Banks house is forever changed This classic series tells the story of the world s most beloved nanny who brings enchantment and excitement with her everywhere she goes Featuring the charming original cover art by Mary Shepard these new editions are sure to delight readers of all ages br It all starts when Mary Poppins is blown by the east wind onto the doorstep of the Banks house She becomes a most unusual nanny to Jane Michael and the twins Who else but Mary Poppins can slide up banisters pull an entire armchair out of an empty carpetbag and make a dose of medicine taste like delicious lime juice cordial A day with Mary Poppins is a day of magic and make believe come to life br


Maoh: Juvenile Remix, Vol. 1

What do you do when the city s savior is actually a devil in disguise br br R to L Japanese Style What do you do when the city s savior is actually a devil in disguise Ando is a high schooler who posses the ability to force others to vocalize his thoughts As a child he was shunned and ridiculed for this ability and so he quickly learned to suppress it But now despite all his effort to act normal and fit in he s dragged into a situation that forces him to reawaken his gift br The catalyst is the actions of a group called Grasshopper lead by a charismatic and mysterious young man Inukai Grasshopper portrays itself as a civic group but the events Ando witnesses point at something far more disturbing As the organization grows in strength and numbers Ando begins a dangerous shadow game to check Inukai s plans


Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prison

When teenagers scuffle during a basketball game they are typically benched But when Will got into it on the court he and his rival were sprayed in the face at close range by a chemical similar to Mace denied a shower for twenty four hours and then locked in solitary confinement for a month br br One in three American children will be arrested by the time they are twenty three and many will spend time locked inside horrific detention centers that defy everything we know about how to rehabilitate young offenders In a clear eyed indictment of the juvenile justice system run amok award winning journalist Nell Bernstein shows that there is no right way to lock up a child The very act of isolation denies delinquent children the thing that is most essential to their growth and rehabilitation positive relationships with caring adults br br Bernstein introduces us to youth across the nation who have suffered violence and psychological torture at the hands of the state She presents these youths all as fully realized people not victims As they describe in their own voices their fight to maintain their humanity and protect their individuality in environments that would deny both these young people offer a hopeful alternative to the doomed effort to reform a system that should only be dismantled br br i Burning Down the House i is a clarion call to shut down our nation s brutal and counterproductive juvenile prisons and bring our children home br


Juvenile Orion, Volume 4

After coming to terms with the dark side of both their pasts Mana and Tsukasa decide to move forward The power of the Aquarian Age is a double edged sword They realize that their powers may harm others but can also be used to protect those they love Meanwhile Kaoru and her group continue their twisted game of hunting those with power and Mana is their next target Kaname Naoya Isshin Tsukasa and Tomonori rush to save her but Kaoru s men stand before them The final battle between hatred and love is about to begin


Juvenile Orion, Volume 5

The final battle reaches its climax as Mana and Kaoru push their powers to the limit When Israfel attacks Tsukasa and Tomonori something dark within Tsukasa is awakened Meanwhile Kaname faces off against Ama Inu with devastating results Mana s strength as a Mind Breaker is put to the ultimate test Can she save those she loves before it s too late Features a color insert character profiles bonus manga translation notes a Juvenile Orion Drama CD Transcript and a voucher for the Limited Edition Dust Jacket


Aquarian Age: Juvenile Orion, Volume 1

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Ana, la de la Isla (Clásicos juveniles)

Nuevas sorpresas aguardan en los recodos del camino a Ana Shirley cuando decide abandonar su puesto como maestra de ni os en la escuela de Avonlea Llenando su maleta de recuerdos y tras decir adi s al lugar donde hasta ahora ha sido m s feliz se encamina al Redmond College en Kingsport Nueva Escocia para completar su educaci n Su antigua amiga Priscilla la espera en la gran ciudad br En esta flamante etapa Ana junto a viejos y nuevos compa eros dejar atr s los d as de su infancia y descubrir la vida en su plenitud ver publicado su primer relato e incluso recibir su primera propuesta de matrimonio Aunque no todo ser agradable una tragedia imprevista le ense ar una dolorosa lecci n Pero las l grimas se tornar n sonrisas cuando ella y sus amigas se trasladen a una nueva casa y un intratable gato le robe el coraz n br Ana tendr que dilucidar tambi n los sentimientos que alberga en su interior ya que el apuesto Gylbert Blythe quiere conquistarla Deber decidir si es el i pr ncipe azul i que estaba esperando y si en realidad est preparada para el amor br br br b Un libro que espero que un d a lean mis hijos y que recomiendo que todos lean al menos una vez en la vida Sara Moreno eldesvandelasmilun blogspot com es b br br b Es divertida diferente entretenida y enternecedora Una saga que puede llegar a enamoraros Cris Lightwood aquellaspequeas blogspot com es b br br b Es un libro encantador Con un sentido del humor muy conseguido Tiene las virtudes suficientes para que su calidad sea atemporal me ha gustado todo en l Ana nunca defrauda Mar a Montserrat Quintana librossueltos blogspot com es b


Jungle Book (Dover Juvenile Classics)

Subtle lessons in justice loyalty and tribal law pervade these imaginative tales recounted by a master storyteller with a special talent for entertaining audiences of all ages br


The Juvenilization of American Christianity

Pop worship music Falling in love with Jesus Mission trips Wearing jeans and T shirts to church Spiritual searching and church hopping Faith based political activism Seeker sensitive outreach These now commonplace elements of American church life all began as innovative ways to reach young people yet they have gradually become accepted as important parts of a spiritual ideal for all ages What on earth has happened br br In The i Juvenilization of American Christianity i Thomas Bergler traces the way in which over seventy five years youth ministries have breathed new vitality into four major American church traditions African American Evangelical Mainline Protestant and Roman Catholic Bergler shows too how this juvenilization of churches has led to widespread spiritual immaturity consumerism and self centeredness popularizing a feel good faith with neither intergenerational community nor theological literacy Bergler s critique further offers constructive suggestions for taming juvenilization br br


No Matter How Loud I Shout: A Year in the Life of Juvenile Court

Now updated with a new introduction and afterword this award winning examination of the nation s largest juvenile criminal justice system in Los Angeles by a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist is an important book with a message of great urgency especially to all concerned with the future of America s children i Booklist i br br In an age when violence and crime by young people is again on the rise i No Matter How Loud I Shout i offers a rare look inside the juvenile court system that deals with these children and the impact decisions made in the courts had on the rest of their lives Granted unprecedented access to the Los Angeles Juvenile Court including the judges the probation officers and the children themselves Edward Humes creates an unforgettable portrait of a chaotic system that is neither saving our children in danger nor protecting us from adolescent violence Yet he shows us there is also hope in the handful of courageous individuals working tirelessly to triumph over seemingly insurmountable odds br br Weaving together a poignant compelling narrative with razor sharp investigative reporting i No Matter How Loud I Shout i is a convincingly reported profoundly disturbing discussion of the Los Angeles juvenile court s failings providing terrifying evidence of the system s inability to slow juvenile crime or to make even a reasonable stab at rehabilitating troubled young offenders Humes draws an alarming portrait of a judicial system in disarray


Ana y la Casa de sus Sueños (Clásicos juveniles)

El d a m s esperado en la vida de Ana ha llegado Su verdadero amor Gilbert Blythe ha terminado sus estudios de medicina y por fin podr n casarse y comenzar una vida juntos Tras su maravillosa boda en el jard n de la querida Tejas Verdes rodeados por familia y amigos viajar n a Cuatro Vientos para llegar a una peque a casita que se convertir en la Casa de los Sue os de Ana br As comienza el quinto volumen de la historia de Ana Shirley Otro recodo en el camino en el que m s aventuras y desventuras y nuevos personajes llegar n a la vida de nuestra protagonista El Capit n Jim la se orita Cornelia Bryant o la bell sima y desdichada Leslie Moore cuya oscura vida comenzar a brillar gracias a Ana ser n algunos de los amigos y vecinos que rodeen a la joven pareja en esta nueva etapa de su vida br Aunque la Casa de los Sue os ser un lugar m gico en el que comenzar su matrimonio con Gilbert tanto tiempo anhelado tambi n ser donde Ana atraviese la prueba m s dura hasta ese instante tras el nacimiento de Joyce su primera hija Pero la alegr a siempre acaba volviendo cuando la vida se afronta con valent a y honestidad por lo que el destino le traer mucho m s nuevas y divertidas historias que cambiar n para bien a todos aquellos que rodean a la entra able Ana br br b Quinta entrega de la saga de Ana Shirley b br br br Un libro precioso cargado de sentimiento amor y amistad Una historia digna de ser le da por su imaginativa activa y charlatana protagonista por conocer el mundo desde su punto de vista el lugar en el que transcurre y por supuesto el resto de los personajes Por no hablar de la peculiar y exquisita pluma de la autora br Laura loslibrossonvida blogspot com es br br Una lectura totalmente recomendable con una edici n espectacular Si a n no lo ten is os recomiendo que le deis una oportunidad br Siriax mundosu nos blogspot com es br br Un cl sico que no debe dejarse pasar la historia es original llena de momentos divertidos o no tanto en los que veremos c mo cambia por completo la vida de su protagonista y quedaremos enganchados a sus peripecias mientras re mos con sus incidentes mas jocosos y conocemos todas sus impresiones Porque si hay algo que Ana no hace es callarse lo que piensa br Anita perdidaenunmundodelibros blogspot com es


El diario de Ana Frank (Clasicos Juveniles)

Desde su encierro en el Anexo secreto Ana Frank sue a con convertirse en escritora Ella nunca lo supo pero su famoso diario ha dado la vuelta al mundo ha sido traducido a varios idiomas y se considera uno de los testimonios m s genuinos del Holocausto Por desgracia Ana Frank muri muy joven y su diario qued inconcluso pero entre sus p ginas todav a permanecen atrapados sus anhelos juveniles de amor libertad y trascendencia


Juvenile

Sarah McCarthy was in love and she was happy She only wished that the love of her life would be more open with her about his past Or she d thought that was what she wanted until the night that s Mark s past slammed headlong into their future Mark Outlaw was an odd man He was tall and handsome and strangely always alone He never speaks to anyone but for good reason He has a secret to keep he doesn t really exist Mark is actually just a creation a guard of a man named Juvenile of Ammon A human demon angel hybrid Juvenile was a breed unto himself He was born from a Divine prophecy that made him destined to become a weapon of Hell and destroy Heaven itself It was a prophecy he d sworn to himself never to fulfill Mark s job was to keep Juvenile locked inside a cell in their shared mind to be the barrier between Juvenile and the outside world and then Juvenile met Sarah When Sarah was put in harm s way because of Juvenile s past Mark knew that she would either be their salvation or their undoing Would Mark be able to hold onto to Juvenile or would he lose him sending Juvenile spiraling uncontrollably into a future he had spent over two thousand years running from


Dracula (Biblioteca Universal de Clasicos Juveniles)

b Alone with the dead I dare not go out for I can hear the low howl of the wolf through the broken window b br br When Jonathan Harker visits Transylvania to help Count Dracula with the purchase of a London house he makes horrifying discoveries about his client and his castle Soon afterwards a number of disturbing incidents unfold in England an unmanned ship is wrecked at Whitby strange puncture marks appear on a young woman s neck and the inmate of a lunatic asylum raves about the imminent arrival of his Master In the ensuing battle of wits between the sinister Count Dracula and a determined group of adversaries Bram Stoker created a masterpiece of the horror genre probing deeply into questions of human identity and sanity and illuminating dark corners of Victorian sexuality and desire


Juvenile In Justice

Winner of the Best News and Documentary Photography Award from the American Society of Magazine Editors for a selection published in Harper s Magazine the photographs in Juvenile in Justice open our eyes to the world of the incarceration of American youth The nearly images in this book were made over years of visiting more than youth confined in more than juvenile detention institutions in states These riveting photographs accompanied by the life stories that these young people in custody shared with Ross give voice to imprisoned children from families that have no resources in communities that have no power br br With essays by Ira Glass of National Public Radio s This American Life and Bart Lubow Director of the Annie E Casey Foundation s Juvenile Justice Strategy Group


Crimen y castigo / Crime and Punishment (Clàsicos Juveniles)

Set in Russia in the midst of its troubled transition to the modern age this classic novel is the profound human drama of Raskolnikov a sensitive intellectual driven by poverty and the belief of his exemption from moral law Through his unforgettable gallery of characters Dostoyevsky provides a provocative look at the human motivations of obsession and possession with unflinching philosophical and moral insight A masterpiece of dramatic literature by one of the greatest novelist of all time


Las aventuras de Tom Sawyer (Clasicos Juveniles)

i The Adventures of Tom Sawyer i is the first of Mark Twain s novels to feature one of the best loved characters in American fiction with a critical introduction by John Seelye in Penguin Classics From the famous episodes of the whitewashed fence and the ordeal in the cave to the trial of Injun Joe i The Adventures of Tom Sawyer i is redolent of life in the Mississippi River towns in which Twain spent his own youth A sombre undercurrent flows through the high humour and unabashed nostalgia of the novel however for beneath the innocence of childhood lie the inequities of adult reality base emotions and superstitions murder and revenge starvation and slavery In his illuminating introduction noted Twain scholar John Seelye considers Twain s impact on American letters and discusses the balance between humorous escapades and serious concern that is found in much of Twain s writing


Macbeth / Macbeth (Clasicos Juveniles /Juvenile Classics)

This complete line by line Macbeth translation makes the language of Shakespeare s play more modern while preserving the metrical rhythm complexity and poetic qualities of the original The aim is to capture the sound and sense of Shakespeare s tragedy without the need for glosses or notes to use contemporary language without simplifying or modernizing the play in any other way


True Notebooks: A Writer's Year at Juvenile Hall

In Mark Salzman bestselling author b Iron and Silk b and b Lying Awake b paid a reluctant visit to a writing class at L A s Central Juvenile Hall a lockup for violent teenage offenders many of them charged with murder What he found so moved and astonished him that he began to teach there regularly In voices of indelible emotional presence the boys write about what led them to crime and about the lives that stretch ahead of them behind bars We see them coming to terms with their crime ridden pasts and searching for a reason to believe in their future selves Insightful comic honest and tragic b True Notebooks b is an object lesson in the redemptive power of writing


La Isla Del Tesoro (Clásicos juveniles)

A mysterious seaman hides at a country inn cut throats raid a sleepy English village suddenly young Jim Hawkins becomes the owner of a map leading to a lost tropical island and a fortune in stolen gold Three adventures Jim Squire Trelawney and Dr Livesey set out to find the treasure But they trust the one they should most fear Long John Silver Charming brave ruthless murderous Silver fills the squire s ship with pirates And on the desolate fever infested island the quest for gold becomes a deadly war of hide and seek Desperate defenders against merciless killers battling over a cursed treasure won with blood buried with blood sought with blood Incredible wealth that Jim and his friends can only claim


El extrano caso del Dr. Jekyll Y Mr. Hyde / The Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Clasicos Juveniles / Juvenile Classics)

In September of Robert Louis Stevenson then in his mid thirties moved with his family to Bournemouth a resort on the southern coast of England where in the brief span of months he revised i A Child s Garden of Verses i and wrote the novels i Kidnapped i and i The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde i br br An intriguing combination of fantasy thriller and moral allegory i Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde i depicts the gripping struggle of two opposing personalities one essentially good the other evil for the soul of one man Its tingling suspense and intelligent and sensitive portrayal of man s dual nature reveals Stevenson as a writer of great skill and originality whose power to terrify and move us remains over a century later undiminished


Don Quijote De La Mancha/ Don Quixote De La Mancha (Clasicos Juveniles / Juvenile Classics)

Don Quijote y Sancho Panza son dos buenos modelos para vivir es mucho lo que podemos aprender de ellos Es importante tener ideales y es importante ocuparse de los asuntos de todos los dias Este libro es para que los conozcas y te diviertas con sus andanzas porque esta lleno de humor y de accion Es tambien una invitacion para que algun dia cuando crezcas un poquito mas tomes directamente el libro que escribio Miguel de Cervantes y no te pierdas nada de su sabiduria de su humor y de la variedad de sus personajes Ilustraciones Antonio Albarran Rivera fotografias Antonio Perera Sarmiento adaptacion Felipe Garrido de la Academia Mexicana de la Lengua colores por dentro


peter pan Juvenile Classics edition

With fairy dust a rascal named Peter Pan the three Darlings Children fly off through their open window to Neverland what could be more grand than an adventure with pirates Indians mermaids and no grown ups br br Yet danger awaits them Tinker Bell s jealousy foul play the revenge of cruel Captain Hook and the awful fear that Mother has not left the window open br br a target blank href http www amazon ca Peter Junior Classics Young Readers dp rel nofollow http www amazon ca Peter Junior Cla a


Aventuras de Sherlock Holmes - Clasicos Juveniles

Grandes autores de la literatura clasica reunidos en antologias que se refieren a distintos temas amor misterio terror policiales fantasticos de aventuras etc y tomos individuales de William Shakespeare Oscar Wilde Jack London etc Libros para el er ciclo de la EGB


Robinson Crusoe (Coleccion Clasicos Juveniles)

The sole survivor of a shipwreck Robinson Crusoe is stranded on an uninhabited island far away from any shipping routes With patience and ingenuity he transforms his island into a tropical paradise For twenty four years he has no human company until one Friday he rescues a prisoner from a boat of cannibals


Tuck Para Siempre (Mirasol/ Libros Juveniles)

p Spanish translation of the story of the Tuck family doomed to or blessed with eternal life after drinking from a magic spring The Tuck family wanders about trying to live as inconspicuously and comfortably as they can When ten year old Winnie Foster stumbles on their secret the Tucks take her home and explain why living forever at one age is less a blessing that it might seem Complications arise when Winnie is followed by a starnger who wants to market the spring water for a fortune p


La Vuelta Al Mundo En ochenta Dias (Clasicos Juveniles)

b i To go around the world in such a short time and with the means of transport currently available was not only impossible it was madness i b br br One ill fated evening at the Reform Club Phileas Fogg rashly bets his companions that he can travel around the entire globe in just eighty days and he is determined not to lose Breaking the well established routine of his daily life the reserved Englishman immediately sets off for Dover accompanied by his hot blooded French manservant Passepartout Travelling by train steamship sailing boat sledge and even elephant they must overcome storms kidnappings natural disasters Sioux attacks and the dogged Inspector Fix of Scotland Yard who believes that Fogg has robbed the Bank of England to win the extraordinary wager i Around the World in Eighty Days i gripped audiences on its publication and remains hugely popular combining exploration adventure and a thrilling race against time


La Divina Comedia (Clasicos Juveniles)

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Juvenile Orion, Volume 2

As the Aquarian Age rises the violence escalates between the various female factions the Mindbreakers and the alien Erasers However a new change is on the horizon Great power awakens in certain men and boys Like the young girls of ages past they learn to wield the magic found deep inside themselves And now female Mindbreakers emerge in the battle to decide the fate of the Earth Mana and Tsukasa are attacked by Lafayel a mysterious boy who holds the secret to Tsukasa s past Kaname sensing danger rushes to their aid But before he can reach them Tomonori attacks him determined to rid the world of the evil of DARKLORE What Lafayel reveals to Tsukasa frightens him If Tomonori learns the truth will he be disgusted with his past


Edipo Rey/ King Edipo (Clasicos Juveniles)

Fin dall antichit l Edipo Re di Sofocle stata considerata la tragedia per eccellenza C in essa l ansia della conoscenza e al contempo la coscienza di quanto difficile sia conoscere br Anche Edipo che pure ha risolto l enigma della Sfinge deve spingersi oltre i limiti per poter dare un senso compiuto ai mille indizi che alludono al sapere ma che ancora non sono conoscenza Ed proprio per aver sfidato questi limiti che egli incontra una sofferenza infinita tanto che Nietzsche ha potuto scrivere di lui Edipo l uomo che pi ha sofferto per questo egli ha svelato l enigma dell uomo


Mary Poppins/ Mary Poppins (Coleccion Juventud / Juvenile Collection)

From the moment Mary Poppins arrives at Number Seventeen Cherry Tree Lane everyday life at the Banks house is forever changed This classic series tells the story of the world s most beloved nanny who brings enchantment and excitement with her everywhere she goes Featuring the charming original cover art by Mary Shepard these new editions are sure to delight readers of all ages br It all starts when Mary Poppins is blown by the east wind onto the doorstep of the Banks house She becomes a most unusual nanny to Jane Michael and the twins Who else but Mary Poppins can slide up banisters pull an entire armchair out of an empty carpetbag and make a dose of medicine taste like delicious lime juice cordial A day with Mary Poppins is a day of magic and make believe come to life br


Maoh: Juvenile Remix, Vol. 1

What do you do when the city s savior is actually a devil in disguise br br R to L Japanese Style What do you do when the city s savior is actually a devil in disguise Ando is a high schooler who posses the ability to force others to vocalize his thoughts As a child he was shunned and ridiculed for this ability and so he quickly learned to suppress it But now despite all his effort to act normal and fit in he s dragged into a situation that forces him to reawaken his gift br The catalyst is the actions of a group called Grasshopper lead by a charismatic and mysterious young man Inukai Grasshopper portrays itself as a civic group but the events Ando witnesses point at something far more disturbing As the organization grows in strength and numbers Ando begins a dangerous shadow game to check Inukai s plans


Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prison

When teenagers scuffle during a basketball game they are typically benched But when Will got into it on the court he and his rival were sprayed in the face at close range by a chemical similar to Mace denied a shower for twenty four hours and then locked in solitary confinement for a month br br One in three American children will be arrested by the time they are twenty three and many will spend time locked inside horrific detention centers that defy everything we know about how to rehabilitate young offenders In a clear eyed indictment of the juvenile justice system run amok award winning journalist Nell Bernstein shows that there is no right way to lock up a child The very act of isolation denies delinquent children the thing that is most essential to their growth and rehabilitation positive relationships with caring adults br br Bernstein introduces us to youth across the nation who have suffered violence and psychological torture at the hands of the state She presents these youths all as fully realized people not victims As they describe in their own voices their fight to maintain their humanity and protect their individuality in environments that would deny both these young people offer a hopeful alternative to the doomed effort to reform a system that should only be dismantled br br i Burning Down the House i is a clarion call to shut down our nation s brutal and counterproductive juvenile prisons and bring our children home br


Juvenile Orion, Volume 4

After coming to terms with the dark side of both their pasts Mana and Tsukasa decide to move forward The power of the Aquarian Age is a double edged sword They realize that their powers may harm others but can also be used to protect those they love Meanwhile Kaoru and her group continue their twisted game of hunting those with power and Mana is their next target Kaname Naoya Isshin Tsukasa and Tomonori rush to save her but Kaoru s men stand before them The final battle between hatred and love is about to begin


Juvenile Orion, Volume 5

The final battle reaches its climax as Mana and Kaoru push their powers to the limit When Israfel attacks Tsukasa and Tomonori something dark within Tsukasa is awakened Meanwhile Kaname faces off against Ama Inu with devastating results Mana s strength as a Mind Breaker is put to the ultimate test Can she save those she loves before it s too late Features a color insert character profiles bonus manga translation notes a Juvenile Orion Drama CD Transcript and a voucher for the Limited Edition Dust Jacket


Aquarian Age: Juvenile Orion, Volume 1

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Ana, la de la Isla (Clásicos juveniles)

Nuevas sorpresas aguardan en los recodos del camino a Ana Shirley cuando decide abandonar su puesto como maestra de ni os en la escuela de Avonlea Llenando su maleta de recuerdos y tras decir adi s al lugar donde hasta ahora ha sido m s feliz se encamina al Redmond College en Kingsport Nueva Escocia para completar su educaci n Su antigua amiga Priscilla la espera en la gran ciudad br En esta flamante etapa Ana junto a viejos y nuevos compa eros dejar atr s los d as de su infancia y descubrir la vida en su plenitud ver publicado su primer relato e incluso recibir su primera propuesta de matrimonio Aunque no todo ser agradable una tragedia imprevista le ense ar una dolorosa lecci n Pero las l grimas se tornar n sonrisas cuando ella y sus amigas se trasladen a una nueva casa y un intratable gato le robe el coraz n br Ana tendr que dilucidar tambi n los sentimientos que alberga en su interior ya que el apuesto Gylbert Blythe quiere conquistarla Deber decidir si es el i pr ncipe azul i que estaba esperando y si en realidad est preparada para el amor br br br b Un libro que espero que un d a lean mis hijos y que recomiendo que todos lean al menos una vez en la vida Sara Moreno eldesvandelasmilun blogspot com es b br br b Es divertida diferente entretenida y enternecedora Una saga que puede llegar a enamoraros Cris Lightwood aquellaspequeas blogspot com es b br br b Es un libro encantador Con un sentido del humor muy conseguido Tiene las virtudes suficientes para que su calidad sea atemporal me ha gustado todo en l Ana nunca defrauda Mar a Montserrat Quintana librossueltos blogspot com es b


Jungle Book (Dover Juvenile Classics)

Subtle lessons in justice loyalty and tribal law pervade these imaginative tales recounted by a master storyteller with a special talent for entertaining audiences of all ages br


The Juvenilization of American Christianity

Pop worship music Falling in love with Jesus Mission trips Wearing jeans and T shirts to church Spiritual searching and church hopping Faith based political activism Seeker sensitive outreach These now commonplace elements of American church life all began as innovative ways to reach young people yet they have gradually become accepted as important parts of a spiritual ideal for all ages What on earth has happened br br In The i Juvenilization of American Christianity i Thomas Bergler traces the way in which over seventy five years youth ministries have breathed new vitality into four major American church traditions African American Evangelical Mainline Protestant and Roman Catholic Bergler shows too how this juvenilization of churches has led to widespread spiritual immaturity consumerism and self centeredness popularizing a feel good faith with neither intergenerational community nor theological literacy Bergler s critique further offers constructive suggestions for taming juvenilization br br


No Matter How Loud I Shout: A Year in the Life of Juvenile Court

Now updated with a new introduction and afterword this award winning examination of the nation s largest juvenile criminal justice system in Los Angeles by a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist is an important book with a message of great urgency especially to all concerned with the future of America s children i Booklist i br br In an age when violence and crime by young people is again on the rise i No Matter How Loud I Shout i offers a rare look inside the juvenile court system that deals with these children and the impact decisions made in the courts had on the rest of their lives Granted unprecedented access to the Los Angeles Juvenile Court including the judges the probation officers and the children themselves Edward Humes creates an unforgettable portrait of a chaotic system that is neither saving our children in danger nor protecting us from adolescent violence Yet he shows us there is also hope in the handful of courageous individuals working tirelessly to triumph over seemingly insurmountable odds br br Weaving together a poignant compelling narrative with razor sharp investigative reporting i No Matter How Loud I Shout i is a convincingly reported profoundly disturbing discussion of the Los Angeles juvenile court s failings providing terrifying evidence of the system s inability to slow juvenile crime or to make even a reasonable stab at rehabilitating troubled young offenders Humes draws an alarming portrait of a judicial system in disarray


Ana y la Casa de sus Sueños (Clásicos juveniles)

El d a m s esperado en la vida de Ana ha llegado Su verdadero amor Gilbert Blythe ha terminado sus estudios de medicina y por fin podr n casarse y comenzar una vida juntos Tras su maravillosa boda en el jard n de la querida Tejas Verdes rodeados por familia y amigos viajar n a Cuatro Vientos para llegar a una peque a casita que se convertir en la Casa de los Sue os de Ana br As comienza el quinto volumen de la historia de Ana Shirley Otro recodo en el camino en el que m s aventuras y desventuras y nuevos personajes llegar n a la vida de nuestra protagonista El Capit n Jim la se orita Cornelia Bryant o la bell sima y desdichada Leslie Moore cuya oscura vida comenzar a brillar gracias a Ana ser n algunos de los amigos y vecinos que rodeen a la joven pareja en esta nueva etapa de su vida br Aunque la Casa de los Sue os ser un lugar m gico en el que comenzar su matrimonio con Gilbert tanto tiempo anhelado tambi n ser donde Ana atraviese la prueba m s dura hasta ese instante tras el nacimiento de Joyce su primera hija Pero la alegr a siempre acaba volviendo cuando la vida se afronta con valent a y honestidad por lo que el destino le traer mucho m s nuevas y divertidas historias que cambiar n para bien a todos aquellos que rodean a la entra able Ana br br b Quinta entrega de la saga de Ana Shirley b br br br Un libro precioso cargado de sentimiento amor y amistad Una historia digna de ser le da por su imaginativa activa y charlatana protagonista por conocer el mundo desde su punto de vista el lugar en el que transcurre y por supuesto el resto de los personajes Por no hablar de la peculiar y exquisita pluma de la autora br Laura loslibrossonvida blogspot com es br br Una lectura totalmente recomendable con una edici n espectacular Si a n no lo ten is os recomiendo que le deis una oportunidad br Siriax mundosu nos blogspot com es br br Un cl sico que no debe dejarse pasar la historia es original llena de momentos divertidos o no tanto en los que veremos c mo cambia por completo la vida de su protagonista y quedaremos enganchados a sus peripecias mientras re mos con sus incidentes mas jocosos y conocemos todas sus impresiones Porque si hay algo que Ana no hace es callarse lo que piensa br Anita perdidaenunmundodelibros blogspot com es