Designed specifically for players aged 7 to 11, this manual contains a wide range of progressive practice drills to help young players develop. Fun, educational and challenging, all drills are illustrated and cover the essential technical skills, including: warming up; speed and endurance; power development; ball skills; goal shooting; spatial awareness; team work; warming down.
Designed specifically for younger players, 101 Youth Rugby Drills is the practice bible for youth rugby coaches. It contains a range of progressive practice drills to help young players develop. Fun, educational and challenging, all drills are illustrated and cover the essential technical skills required to introduce rugby,
IN THE THIRD BOOK IN THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING SERIES BY CHRIS COLFER, THE BROTHERS GRIMM HAVE A WARNING FOR THE LAND OF STORIES.CONNER BAILEY THINKS HIS FAIRY-TALE ADVENTURES ARE BEHIND HIM-UNTIL HE DISCOVERS A MYSTERIOUS CLUE LEFT BY THE FAMOUS BROTHERS GRIMM. WITH HELP FROM HIS CLASSMATE BREE AND THE OUTLANDISH MOTHER GOOSE, CONNER SETS OFF ON A MISSION ACROSS EUROPE TO CRACK A TWO-HUNDRED-YEAR-OLD CODE.MEANWHILE, ALEX BAILEY IS TRAINING TO BECOME THE NEXT FAIRY GODMOTHER…BUT HER ATTEMPTS AT GRANTING WISHES NEVER GO AS PLANNED. WILL SHE EVER BE TRULY READY TO LEAD THE FAIRY COUNCILWHEN ALL SIGNS POINT TO DISASTER FOR THE LAND OF STORIES, CONNER AND ALEX MUST JOIN FORCES WITH THEIR FRIENDS AND ENEMIES TO SAVE THE DAY. BUT NOTHING CAN PREPARE THEM FOR THE COMING BATTLE…OR FOR THE SECRET THAT WILL CHANGE THE TWINS LIVES FOREVER.THE THIRD BOOK IN THE BESTSELLING LAND OF STORIES SERIES PUTS THE TWINS TO THE TEST AS THEY MUST BRING TWO WORLDS TOGETHER
ALEX AND CONNER BAILEY HAVE NOT BEEN BACK TO THE MAGICAL LAND OF STORIES SINCE THEIR ADVENTURES IN THE WISHING SPELL ENDED. BUT ONE NIGHT, THEY LEARN THE FAMED ENCHANTRESS HAS KIDNAPPED THEIR MOTHER. AGAINST THE WILL OF THEIR GRANDMOTHER (THE ONE AND ONLY FAIRY GODMOTHER), THE TWINS MUST FIND THEIR OWN WAY INTO THE LAND OF STORIES TO RESCUE THEIR MOTHER AND SAVE THE FAIRY TALE WORLD FROM THE GREATEST THREAT IT’S EVER FACED.
AFTER BEING SWEPT UP IN THE MAGICAL WORLD OF CARAVAL, DONATELLA DRAGNA HAS FINALLY ESCAPED HER FATHER AND SAVED HER SISTER SCARLETT FROM A DISASTROUS ARRANGED MARRIAGE. THE GIRLS SHOULD BE CELEBRATING, BUT TELLA ISN’T YET FREE. SHE MADE A DESPERATE BARGAIN WITH A MYSTERIOUS CRIMINAL, AND WHAT TELLA OWES HIM NO ONE HAS EVER BEEN ABLE TO DELIVER: CARAVAL MASTER LEGEND’S TRUE NAME.
WITH A SIMPLE OBSERVATION THAT IN HIS GARDEN, 80 PERCENT OF THE PEAS WERE BORNE BY 20 PERCENT OF THE PODS, VILFREDO PARETO CREATED A REVOLUTIONARY PRINCIPLE. KNOWN AS THE PARETO’S PRINCIPLE OR THE RULE OF 80-20, THE CORE OF THIS PRINCIPLE LIES IN THE FACT, THAT 80 PERCENT OF THE RESULTS WHICH ONE RECEIVES IN A FIELD OF ACTIVITY IS A RESULT OF 20 PERCENT OF THE EFFORTS.
ALEX AND CONNER BAILEY’S WORLD IS ABOUT TO CHANGE. WHEN THE TWINS’ GRANDMOTHER GIVES THEM A TREASURED FAIRY-TALE BOOK, THEY HAVE NO IDEA THEY’RE ABOUT TO ENTER A LAND BEYOND ALL IMAGINING: THE LAND OF STORIES, WHERE FAIRY TALES ARE REAL. BUT AS ALEX AND CONNER SOON DISCOVER, THE STORIES THEY KNOW SO WELL HAVEN’T ENDED IN THIS MAGICAL LAND – GOLDILOCKS IS NOW A WANTED FUGITIVE, RED RIDING HOOD HAS HER OWN KINGDOM, AND QUEEN CINDERELLA IS ABOUT TO BECOME A MOTHER! THE TWINS KNOW THEY MUST GET BACK HOME SOMEHOW. BUT WITH THE LEGENDARY EVIL QUEEN HOT ON THEIR TRAIL, WILL THEY EVER FIND THE WAY? THE LAND OF STORIES: THE WISHING SPELL BRINGS READERS ON A THRILLING QUEST FILLED WITH MAGIC SPELLS, LAUGH-OUT-LOUD HUMOUR AND PAGE-TURNING ADVENTURE.
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