Author: Mark Billingham
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748109439
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Lazybones from the Author: Mark Billingham. A MONSTER MURDERED It's only ten days since Douglas Remfry's release from prison, having served seven years for rape, and now he's dead: naked on a bare mattress in a grubby north London hotel room, his head hooded and his hands tied with a brown leather belt. A DEADLY JUSTICE Someone knew he was coming out. Someone wanted to mete out some punishment of his own. A CASE NO ONE WANTS SOLVED And when a second sex offender is found dead, DI Tom Thorne knows he has a vicious, calculating viliglante on his hands...

Lazy Bones Jones

Author: Sheila Kelly Welch
Publisher: Learning Media Ltd
ISBN: 9780478229264
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Lazy Bones Jones from the Author: Sheila Kelly Welch. It's been raining all holidays and L.B. Jones is very bored with doing jigsaw puzzles. Then one puzzle starts to come alive with unicorns, castles and princesses and his mind is swept away into an imaginary world. Suggested level: primary.

Wake Up Lazy Bones

Author: Playmore, Inc
ISBN: 9780866113199
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Wake Up Lazy Bones from the Author: Playmore, Inc.


Author: Icon Group International
Publisher: ICON Group International
ISBN: 9780546582727
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Lazybones from the Author: Icon Group International.


Author: Johnny Mercer
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Lazybones from the Author: Johnny Mercer.

Prince Lazybones And Other Stories

Author: W. J. Hays
Publisher: Sai ePublications
ISBN: 1105804461
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Prince Lazybones And Other Stories from the Author: W. J. Hays. Of all the illustrious families who have shone like gems upon the earth's surface, none have been more distinguished in their way than the Lazybones family; and were I so disposed I might recount their virtues and trace their talents from a long-forgotten period. But interesting as the study might prove, it would be a difficult task, and the attention I crave for Prince Leo would be spent on his ancestors. Of princely blood and proud birth, Leo was a youth most simple-minded. He knew that much was expected of him, and that he was destined to rule; yet so easily was he satisfied that his greatest happiness was to lie all day basking in the sun or dawdling through his father's park with his dog at his heels, the heels themselves in a very down-trodden state of humility, watching with languid gaze the movements of the world about him. And the world just where he lived was very beautiful. On a fertile plain, surrounded by mountain-peaks of great height, threaded by silver streams, and so well watered that its vegetation was almost tropical, was the estate of Leo's father, Prince Morpheus Lazybones. It had been in the family for ages, and was so rich in timber and mineral resources that none of its owners had cared to cultivate the land. Timber was cut sparingly, however, because the market for it was too distant, and the minerals remained in their native beds for much the same reason. The family throve, notwithstanding, and were well supplied with all manner of delicacies, for the servants were many, and there was never a lack of corn or wine. Leo was most fair to see. To be sure, his drooping lids half concealed his azure eyes, and his golden locks sometimes hid his snowy forehead; but his smile was charming; his face had such an expression of calm satisfaction, such a patient tranquillity, that his smile was as the sudden sunshine on a placid lake. It was the smile of the family, an inherited feature, like the blue hood of a Spanish Don. And then it was given so freely: the beggar would have preferred it to be accompanied with the jingle of a coin, but as the coin never came and the smile did, he tried to think that it warmed his heart, though his wallet went empty. There were those who said a smile cost nothing, else it would not have been bestowed. It had a peculiarity of its own which these same critics also objected to—it nearly always ended in a yawn. But Leo heard none of these ill-natured remarks, and, if he had, would not have minded them any more than he did the burs which clung to his garments as he rambled through the woods. Poor fellow! he would gladly have shared his coppers with a beggar, but he had none to share. Morpheus Lazybones never seemed to think his son required anything; so long as the boy made no demands, surely nothing could be wanting, and every one knew he was not equal to any exertion. For years he had lived the life of an invalid, shut up in his room most of the time, venturing from it only in the sunniest weather, and then with great caution. He had no particular malady except that he was a poet, but surely that was burden enough. To have to endure the common sights and sounds of this earth when one is composing poetry is indeed a trying and troublesome thing. So Morpheus found it, and therefore he frequently stayed in bed, and allowed his fancy to rove at its own sweet will.

Aunt Nancy And Cousin Lazybones

Author: Phyllis Root
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
ISBN: 9781564024251
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Aunt Nancy And Cousin Lazybones from the Author: Phyllis Root. The irrepressible trickster from the award-winning Aunt Nancy and Old Man Trouble ousts a houseguest with a hitch in his git-along.

The Adventures Of Prince Lazybones

Author: Helen Ashe Hays
Publisher: Dynasty Classics
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The Adventures Of Prince Lazybones from the Author: Helen Ashe Hays. "Christmas Classics" is proud to present you a carefully selected range of fiction and prose for the most beautiful time of the year. Besides best-known classics we also offer a huge variety of out-of-print books and titles long forgotten. You can spot them easily by the red book cover and the golden bells in the middle. Nothing is truer than that it is perfectly allowable for people to write good stories for children without any moral. At the same time, when a good moral is successfully interfused, so that the child is filled with it without knowing it, no one will deny that the story is better with a moral. Such are the excellent little fairy stories of Mrs. W. J. Hays, and her Prince Lazybones is one of her very best. It is an amusing little tale, aiming to show that it is not enough to be good and kind, and to do no harm in the world. but that one must be actively good.

The Adventures Of Prince Lazybones And Other Stories

Author: Hays Helen Ashe
Publisher: Hardpress Publishing
ISBN: 9781318812530
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The Adventures Of Prince Lazybones And Other Stories from the Author: Hays Helen Ashe. Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have endeavoured to keep the quality of these images, so they represent accurately the original artefact. Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy.