"B" Is for Betsy

Author: Carolyn Haywood

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547671338

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 168

View: 7102

Carolyn Haywood's stories about her irrepressible character Betsy have never been out of print, and now, thanks to dynamic new covers, the Betsy books will find their way onto the bookshelves of modern young readers--and into the hearts of a whole new generation. Betsy is scared about going to first grade, but it turns out school is a great place. She learns about tadpoles and the true meaning of Thanksgiving, makes new friends, and has more fun than she'd ever imagined.

B Is for Betsy Paper Dolls

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781935223887


Page: 16

View: 2370

In 1954 when this paper doll was first published, little girls truly were sugar and spice. Blonde, blue-eyed Betsy and her best friend, adorable dark-haired Carol, are big, beautiful dolls created by artist Barbara Briggs. This re-issued vintage classic is filled with 24 cute outfits, mostly classic dresses with puff sleeves and full skirts, sweaters and smart coats for rain or chill. Betsy and Carol also have charming costumes for play and dress-up that include a Dutch girl outfit, a Scottish kilt ensemble and fairy tale gowns. A nostalgic look at bygone childhood fashions and fun that will bring back memories to some and surprise those who missed the innocent charm of being a mid-century little girl.

Der Clan


Author: Harold Robbins

Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag

ISBN: 3105611592

Category: Fiction

Page: 416

View: 8426

Dies ist die Geschichte eines Clans, die Saga einer jener großen Familiendynastien, die ganze Wirtschaftsimperien beherrschen. Ihre Männer und Frauen haben alles kennengelernt, was das Leben zu bieten hat: Macht, Geld, Glück, Neid, Niederlagen und Sieg. Sie stellen sich den übergroßen Anforderungen oder gehen daran zugrunde. Und sie scharen sich in Zeiten der Schwäche wie eine schutzlose Herde um ihr Oberhaupt, Hardeman I, Selfmademan, Pionier, Diktator und Stammvater ihrer Dynastie. (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)

Betsy and the Boys

Author: Carolyn Haywood

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780152051068

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 140

View: 9118

Betsy and her fourth-grade friends discover football.

Betsy and Billy

Author: Carolyn Haywood

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547537382

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 144

View: 4832

Carolyn Haywood's stories about her irrepressible character Betsy have never been out of print, and now, thanks to dynamic new covers, the Betsy books will find their way onto the bookshelves of modern young readers--and into the hearts of a whole new generation. Second grade holds lots of surprises for Betsy, such as her first loose tooth, a Halloween party like no other, and lots of trouble. She and her friend, Billy, try to do right, but every one of their plans winds up with the two of them right in the center of a hilarious mess.

Back to School with Betsy

Author: Carolyn Haywood

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547704869

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

View: 7432

Carolyn Haywood's stories about her irrepressible character Betsy have never been out of print, and now, thanks to dynamic new covers, the Betsy books will find their way onto the bookshelves of modern young readers--and into the hearts of a whole new generation. Third grade begins with disappointment--Betsy's beloved teacher, Miss Grey, won't be teachng anymore. But the new year is packed with fun and surprises, including one great piece of news that Betsy declares is about "the wonderfullest thing that ever happened."

Betsy B. Little

Author: Anne McEvoy,Jacqueline Rogers

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060593377

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 5053

Betsy the giraffe longs to be a ballerina, so when her dance class does not work out, she discovers another way to make her dreams come true.

Das Wunder der wilden Insel

Author: Peter Brown

Publisher: cbt Verlag

ISBN: 3641194466

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 288

View: 4150

Preisgekrönt und bezaubernd: ein moderner Klassiker Als das Robotermädchen Roz erstmals die Augen öffnet, findet sie sich auf einer wilden, einsamen Insel wieder. Wie sie dorthin gekommen ist und warum, weiß sie nicht. Das Wetter und ein wilder Bär setzen ihr übel zu, und Roz begreift, dass sie sich ihrer Umgebung anpassen muss, wenn sie überleben will. Also beobachtet sie, erlernt die Sprache der Tiere und entdeckt, dass Freundlichkeit und Hilfsbereitschaft sie weiterbringen. Viele würden das Blechmonster zwar am liebsten verjagen, aber Roz gibt nicht auf. Sie zieht ein Gänseküken auf, und endlich fassen die Tiere Vertrauen. Als Roz dann in großer Gefahr schwebt, stehen sie ihr als Freunde bei.

Barley B.

A Dog for All Seasons

Author: Betsy Manchester

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781612253909

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 28

View: 5482

In this book Barley is trying to express her thoughts on how important it is to make sure your pet is always healthy and happy no matter what time of year it is. She wanted you to understand that if you might be cold, hot, or even scared, your pet also has these feelings. If for any reason you can no longer give him or her the proper care, please find someone or someplace that can. That is what a responsible pet owner does.

Hazel Wood

Wo alles beginnt

Author: Melissa Albert

Publisher: Dressler Verlag

ISBN: 3862720799

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 352

View: 8286

Die Realität ist nur die halbe Wahrheit. Seit Alice denken kann, wird sie vom Unheil verfolgt. Dann stirbt ihre Großmutter, die mysteriöse Märchenerzählerin Althea Proserpine, und kurz darauf verschwindet Alices Mutter spurlos. Zurück bleiben die Worte "Halt dich fern von Hazel Wood". Alice spürt, dass sie ihre Mutter erst wiedersehen wird, wenn sie an den Anfang ihrer eigenen Geschichte geht. Schritt für Schritt entdeckt sie eine unheimliche Wahrheit und um endlich frei zu sein, bleibt Alice nur eine Wahl: Sie muss nach Hazel Wood. Ein Roman wie ein Rausch: Herausragend, mit absoluter Sogwirkung, düsteren Märchenelementen, eingebettet in das urbane Setting New Yorks.

The Cat in the Collar

Author: Betsy B. Hillis

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1452074453


Page: 32

View: 4110

This sweet little book is a true story. Told to you from the point of view from Mr. Peepers the cat. It is truly about the love between a pet and his owner, Betsy. She invents a silly collar for Mr. Peepers to wear to keep him safe, because she loves him. And all along Mr. Peepers wears the collar because he loves her.


Author: Noel Streatfeild

Publisher: CARLSEN Verlag

ISBN: 3646925892

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 352

View: 9493

Als die drei Geschwister Sorrel, Mark und Holly zu ihrer Großmutter nach London geschickt werden, um fortan bei ihr zu leben, sind sie überhaupt nicht begeistert. Und erst recht nicht, als sie erfahren, dass sie nicht mehr in ihre alten Schulen gehen dürfen. Denn Großmutter, die eine bekannte Schauspielerin ist, hat sie an Madame Fidolias Ballett- und Schauspielakademie angemeldet. Tanzen und Schauspielern?! Damit haben die drei doch überhaupt nichts am Hut – oder etwa doch?

Blick in die Ewigkeit

Die faszinierende Nahtoderfahrung eines Neurochirurgen

Author: Eben Alexander

Publisher: Integral

ISBN: 3641095913

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 256

View: 7829

Eine spektakuläre Reise in das Leben nach dem Tod Was geschieht, wenn wir sterben? Gibt es ein Leben nach dem Tod? Fragen, die jeden Menschen berühren und die in diesem Buch auf revolutionäre Weise neu beantwortet werden. Mit 54 Jahren erkrankt der renommierte Neurochirurg und Harvard-Dozent Eben Alexander an einer extrem seltenen Form der Hirnhautentzündung. Er fällt ins Koma. Die Ärzte stellen fest, dass sein Gehirn irreparabel geschädigt ist, und prognostizieren sein baldiges Ende. Doch Eben Alexander kehrt ins Leben zurück – und gesundet innerhalb kurzer Zeit. Minutiös berichtet der Gehirnforscher, was er während des Komas durchlebte: Begleitet von einem Engelwesen taucht er ein in eine Welt ohne Zeit und Raum, in der sich ihm die göttliche Quelle allen Seins offenbart. Hier erfährt er: Wir alle sind Teil eines universalen, unsterblichen Bewusstseins.

Green Cleaning For Dummies

Author: Elizabeth B. Goldsmith,Betsy Sheldon

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470446269

Category: House & Home

Page: 288

View: 862

An authoritative guide to reducing household exposure to hazardous chemicals Thousands of household products contain toxic ingredients. Today, more and more people are seeking more natural cleaning methods to reduce their exposure to harsh chemicals. From the kitchen and bath to the living room and laundry, Green Cleaning For Dummies provides readers with green solutions to every common cleaning chore. Focusing on organic, nontoxic, sustainable alternatives to conventional cleaning products, it's packed with suggestions and tips for effective cleaning, and even offers green solutions for sprucing up patios, garages, vehicles, and the exterior of a house.

Die vier Mächte

The First Chapter

Author: Adriana Schneider

Publisher: Novum Verlag

ISBN: 9783958402041


Page: 288

View: 4655

An einem Ort jenseits der Erde bekommt Alice eine Kette, die die Macht der vier Elemente enthalt. Nur durch sie kann die Menschheit gerettet werden. Bald entbrennt ein Kampf zwischen Gut und Bose, Licht und Dunkelheit, Leben und Tod ...

Communication and Education Skills for Dietetics Professionals

Author: Betsy B. Holli,Richard J. Calabrese,Julie O'Sullivan Maillet

Publisher: XYZ editeur/XYZ Publishing

ISBN: 9780781737401

Category: Medical

Page: 379

View: 5287

Strong communications skills are essential for dietetics professionals helping patients improve their nutrition and eating habits. Based on the 2002 Commission on Accreditation in Dietetics (CADE) standards for education, this text aids nutritionists, dietitians, and allied health professionals in strengthening interpersonal relationships with clients and patients by offering current activities, case studies, techniques, and directives related to nutritional counseling. The Fourth Edition is updated with a guide to online resources, behavioral objectives, additional case studies, and new illustrations. The American Dietetic Association’s competencies on communication are included. Also included is an online instructor’s manual containing answers to the review and discussion questions, as well as information on each case study.

Why the Frog Has Big Eyes

Author: Betsy Franco-Feeney

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780152048341

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 24

View: 4038

A fable explaining how a staring contest left frogs with large eyes.

Medical Terminology & Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding

Author: Betsy J. Shiland

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323290787

Category: Medical

Page: 792

View: 1253

Medical Terminology and Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding integrates expanded anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology coverage with the latest medical terminology you need to correctly code in ICD-10. The ICD-10-CM classification system serves as the structure for organizing diseases and disorders, with carefully drawn, well-labeled illustrations to help you visualize the associated anatomy. ICD-10 coding guidelines and notes, along with electronic medical records and integrated exercises are interspersed throughout the text. A robust Evolve site includes games, activities, and animations to reinforce learning. Medical terminology specifically tailored to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS guidelines supply you with an excellent foundation for learning the medical terminology related to ICD-10-CM. Learn all the anatomy and physiology necessary to be able to understand medical reports and code accurately in ICD-10-CM/PCS. Pathology terms organized by ICD-10 disease and disorder categories let you learn terms in the same order they are presented in the coding manual. Guideline Alert! boxes highlight ICD-10-PCS coding information when relevant to medical terminology. Special Notes boxes present ICD-10 features that affect your understanding of the terminology presented. Root operation tables illustrate the root operations in PCS and their associated suffixes. Body Part key provides a complete list of body parts and how they should be coded in ICD-10. Pathology and procedure terminology tables list the word parts for each term, along with the definition so you become familiar with prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms. Exercises interspersed throughout the text encourage you to practice and learn as you move through the material. Be Careful! boxes warn you about similar and potentially confusing word parts and medical terms. Games and activities on accompanying Evolve website offer an easily accessible source for extra interactive practice and learning. Electronic medical record format illustrates the appearance of electronic records now being used in many healthcare settings. NEW! Pharmacology in each body system and a Pharmacology Basics appendix help you recognize drugs and medications in medical reports. NEW! More than 50 new images bring terminology to life. NEW! Additional procedural terms supply a more complete picture of the number and kind of procedures you will encounter on medical reports. NEW! Normal Lab Values appendix familiarizes you with normal and abnormal lab values so you know when to search a medical record for possible additional diagnoses. NEW! Tablet and mobile-optimized Evolve activities offer an easily accessible source for extra interactive practice and learning.