By Rudyard Kipling
The pleasant stories of whales and cats and kangaroos and crabs – every little thing from how the camel bought in a humph (and obtained his hump!) to how the alphabet was once invented. spell binding and humorous, those fantastical tales proceed to please each generation.
With an inspiring written, inspiring creation via Jonathan Stroud, writer of the Bartimaeus trilogy, in order that tales by way of Rudyard Kipling is among the twelve superb vintage tales being relaunched in Puffin Classics in March 2008.
By Janet Read
Now in its thoroughly up to date moment version, this obtainable advisor to the legislation affecting disabled young ones and teens will permit execs and households to appreciate the laws and follow it hopefully and creatively to enhance the standard of lifetime of childrens with disabilities. The authors take an anti-discriminatory and inclusive method that comprises mom and dad and kids in decision-making and advocacy. They draw on learn at the wishes of disabled youngsters, teenagers and their households to point how the legislation can be utilized to advertise reliable perform and coverage improvement. additionally they clarify the overlapping criminal obligations of social prone, healthiness and schooling, and the way to facilitate co-ordinated perform. Divided into components, the publication enhances the felony details within the first half with an in depth study part within the moment half. "Disabled childrens and the legislation" is a necessary reference for practitioners, coverage makers, scholars and households.