Posts tagged ‘Recreation’

The Big Book of Spy Stuff by Bart King.

The secret to success?

Know ALL the secrets!

Learn how to escape tricycle-riding assassins.

Find out why out can trust women more than men.

Discover how squirrels can deliver top-secret messages.

Learn the keys to tricking enemy agents (and other pesky adults!).

Create a disguise that renders you invisible in a crowd of two.

Watch the book trailer: 

June 1, 2012 at 11:48 am Leave a comment

Guinness World Record 2012: Gamer´s Edition.

The Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition is now in its fifth edition. The ultimate guide to videogames, Gamer’s 2012 is completely updated with amazing new records and the very best images from this year’s top titles. There are also exciting news stories and fascinating nuggets of trivia detailing recent and upcoming developments in the world of gaming, along with Top 10 charts ranking the most impressive scores and achievements. Discover a dazzling array of essential facts and figures about record-breaking videogames and the highest-scoring players, along with fascinating quotes from the leading figures in the industry. There’s also an entertaining taglines quiz that will test just how much you know about the games’ stories and characters. From B&N.

Don´t miss this video:

April 19, 2012 at 1:53 pm 1 comment

Bad Kitty is now at Encino Library.

Don´t miss the collection of Bad Kitty books! Check them out:

Bad Kitty for President by Nick Bruel.

A cat you can  believe in!

It´s time to elect a new president of the Neighborhood Cat Club. Once Bad Kitty figure out what the heck an election is, one kitty will win by a whisker! When the votes are i , the results might surprise you.

Happy Birthday Bad Kitty by Nick Bruel.

Get ready to party!

It´s Bad Kitty´s birthday, and guess who´s on the guest list? Chatty Kitty Strange Kitty, Stinky Kitty, and her other neighborhood “pals”…

Bad Kitty VS Uncle Murray by Nick Bruel.

Get ready to rumble!

Bad Kitty´s owners have left her and Puppy alone for a week with good ol´Uncle Murray as pet sitter. How will he survive? Can he even make it out alive?

Bad Kitty Gets a Bath by Nick Bruel.

She´s back. She´s bad. And she really needs a bath.


Here are some things you can do to protect yourself: an armor, lots of bandages, or get extra underwear.

Visit Bad Kitty website to play games or watch the book trailer: 

March 5, 2012 at 1:37 pm Leave a comment

101 Things to Do to Become a Superhero… or Evil Genius by Richard Horne and Helen Szirtes.

You are only 101 Things away from becoming a superhero (or evil genius). Inside this book is everything you will need to transform from ordinary person to total object of worship. You will be trained in all necessary skills such as:


identifying your nemesis

training your superpet

You will also be instructed on imrpoving your powers of persuasion and perfecting your evil laugh.

Don´t waste time as a mere mortal.

Begin your transformation today.

Get your secret identity, here.

January 24, 2012 at 10:18 am Leave a comment

Blackout by John Rocco.

In a series of graphic novel–style panels, a small child tries to convince family members to play a board game one hot summer night, but they’re all too busy. When the lights go out, though, the neighborhood comes alive and the whole family drifts up to the roof to look at the stars: “It was a block party in the sky.”  From Publishers Weekly.

Watch the book trailer:

Click on the author´s name to enter to his site.

John Rocco

October 26, 2011 at 1:32 pm Leave a comment

Extreme Skydiving by Bobbie Kalman and John Crossingham.

Learn of different skydiving disciplines and required gear, both individual and team sports. Know about the stars in the sky. Just for extreme readers!

Just for extreme athletes:

October 18, 2011 at 10:31 am Leave a comment

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