A Christmas Tale is a very popular childrens’ book authored by Elisabetta Dami under the pen name Geronimo Stilton and has its story revolving around a little mouse who resides in the New Mouse City in Mouse Island.
Two cases have pushed Detective Lindsay Boxer to the limit. With the help of her friends and fellow members of the Women's Murder Club - Yuki, an attorney; Claire, a medical examiner and Cindy, crime reporter for the "San Francisco Chronicle" - Lindsay must race to find the suspects and stop the cold-blooded killers, fast.
The Brilliant World of Tom Gates, by L. Pichon, is a delightful, illustrated children’s book. It is the first title in the Tom Gates series of eight books and was the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize in 2011.
Follows five families through the world-shaking dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for votes for women. In a plot of unfolding drama and intriguing complexity, this novel moves seamlessly from Washington to St Petersburg, from the corridors of power to the bedrooms of the mighty.
Greg Heffley is in big trouble. School property has been damaged and Greg is the prime suspect. But the crazy thing is, he's innocent! Or at least sort of. The authorities are closing in, but then a surprise blizzard hits and the Heffley family is trapped indoors.