First came the storms. Then came the Fever. And the Wall. After a string of devastating hurricanes and a severe outbreak of Delta Fever, the Gulf Coast has been quarantined. Years later, residents of the Outer States are under the assumption that life in the Delta is all but extinctbut in reality, a new primitive society has been born. Fen de la Guerre is living with the O-Positive blood tribe in the Delta when they are ambushed. Left with her tribe leaders newborn, Fen is determined to get the baby to a better life over the wall before her blood becomes tainted. Fen meets Daniel, a scientist from the Outer States who has snuck into the Delta illegally. Brought together by chance, kept together by danger, Fen and Daniel navigate the wasteland of Orleans. In the end, they are each others last hope for survival. Sherri L. Smith delivers an expertly crafted story about a fierce heroine whose powerful voice and firm determination will stay with you long after youve turned the last page.
B>b>Discover how this vibrant Black neighborhood in upper Manhattan became home to the leading Black writers, artists, and musicians of the 1920s and 1930s./b>/b>br>br>Travel back in time to the 1920s and 1930s to the sounds of jazz in nightclubs and the 24-hours-a-day bustle of the famous Black neighborhood of Harlem in uptown Manhattan. It was a dazzling time when there was an outpouring of the arts of African Americans--the poetry of Langston Hughes; the novels of Zora Neale Hurston; the sculptures of Augusta Savage and that brand-new music called jazz as only Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong could play it. Author Sherri Smith traces Harlem''s history all the way to its seventeenth-century roots, and explains how the early-twentieth-century Great Migration brought African Americans from the deep South to New York City and gave birth to the golden years of the Harlem Renaissance.br>br>With 80 fun black-and-white illustrations and an engaging 16-page photo insert, readers will be excited to read this latest addition to Who HQ!
It has been almost a;decade;since the humans were forced to leave Pandora--but now theyre returning--with an armada of heavily-armed starships! After years of peace, Jake Sully has settled down with Neytiri and raised a family, so for him, the stakes are even higher than when he first went to war against the corporate might of the RDA. ; During the development process of creating the four
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Humans have returned to Pandora--with an armada of starships--but Jake Sully and the Navi are ready for them!
Knowing this day would come, Jake has trained his Navi warriors with a plan that should make it too costly for the humans to try again . . . if the plan works.
But, any chain of events is only as strong as the weakest link, and in this case the weak link is human nature. As the plan unravels, Jake and Neytiri must race against time to return to Pandora and save their children before the starships land.
James Camerons epic original story The High Ground continues in this graphic novel adaptation written by award-winning author Sherri L. Smith (
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Jake Sully''s fears have come crashing to Pandora, guns blazing. The Sky People are planet-side, and taking Hell''s Gate by storm.
Jake and Neytiri''s children are still on base, surrounded and outgunned. Years of advancement on Earth means they''ll be bringing more firepower than Jake could anticipate. Unable to fully rely on his intel, Jake will have to improvise and risk it all to protect his family, his people, and their home. The battle is underway and every Navi is in danger.
Experience the epic finale of James Camerons original story The High Ground in this graphic novel adaptation written by award-winning author Sherri L. Smith (
Cela fait presque une décennie que les humains ont été forcés de quitter Pandora. Mais ils sont de retour avec une armada de vaisseaux lourdement armés ! Après des années de paix, Jake Sully s'est installé avec Neytiri et a fondé une famille. Pour lui, les enjeux sont donc encore plus importants que la dernière fois où il est entré en guerre contre la puissance corporative de la RDA.
Depuis sa première rencontre avec Jake Sully à son acceptation de la Dernière Ombre , la vie de Tsu'tey a pris un chemin auquel il n'était pas préparé, et dont le film AVATAR de James Cameron ne dévoilait qu'une partie.
Retour à Pandora pour y suivre le récit de cette fable écologique et de cette charge anti-impérialiste, racontée du point de vue de Tsu'tey, le guerrier de la tribu Omatikaya.
Help your little one dream big with a Little Golden Book biography all about Misty Copeland, the American Ballet Theatre's first Black principal dancer! The perfect introduction to nonfiction for preschoolers!
This Little Golden Book introduces ballet prodigy Misty Copeland to the youngest readers. The first Black principal dancer in the history of the American Ballet Theatre--who didn't start dancing until she was almost thirteen--continues to impress the world and pave the way for young Black girls to chase their dreams.
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