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The $25,000 Flight

(Available August 26, 2014)
The $25,000 Flight
Written by Lori Haskins Houran, Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385382847
Our Price: $4.99
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The $25,000 Flight

Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $4.99

The most exciting adventures are the ones that really happened! This brand-new Totally True Adventures book follow America’s first superstar pilot, Charles Lindbergh.
 
In the 1920s, flying was brand new—and very dangerous.
A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
The $25,000 Flight

Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $4.99

The most exciting adventures are the ones that really happened! This brand-new Totally True Adventures book follow America’s first superstar pilot, Charles Lindbergh.
 
In the 1920s, flying was brand new—and very dangerous.
A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
The $25,000 Flight

(Available August 26, 2014)
The $25,000 Flight
Written by Lori Haskins Houran, Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385382854
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
The $25,000 Flight

Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $12.99

The most exciting adventures are the ones that really happened! This brand-new Totally True Adventures book follow America’s first superstar pilot, Charles Lindbergh.
 
In the 1920s, flying was brand new—and very dangerous.
A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies

(Available August 5, 2014)
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763671143
Our Price: $14.99
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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.99

A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail.

"Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift."

It begins in 1865 as a romantic idea, but ten years later Édouard... Read more >
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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies

(Available August 5, 2014)
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671150
Our Price: $4.99
 Quantity: 1 
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $4.99

A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail.

"Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift."

It begins in 1865 as a romantic idea, but ten years later Édouard... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover, hardcover and a trade paperback.
National Geographic Readers: Barack Obama

(Available August 5, 2014)
National Geographic Readers: Barack Obama
Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317590
Our Price: $3.99
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National Geographic Readers: Barack Obama

Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $3.99

What biography series is complete without a title on the current U.S. President: Barack Obama? The election of an African American president was truly a monumental day in American history. His legacy will live on as a barrier-breaker and a pioneer. Learn all about our 44th President in this fascinating leveled... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Barack Obama

(Available August 5, 2014)
National Geographic Readers: Barack Obama
Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317606
Our Price: $13.90
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National Geographic Readers: Barack Obama

Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $13.90

What biography series is complete without a title on the current U.S. President: Barack Obama? The election of an African American president was truly a monumental day in American history. His legacy will live on as a barrier-breaker and a pioneer. Learn all about our 44th President in this fascinating leveled... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
National Geographic Readers: Nelson Mandela

(Available August 5, 2014)
National Geographic Readers: Nelson Mandela
Written by Barbara Kramer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317637
Our Price: $3.99
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National Geographic Readers: Nelson Mandela

Written by Barbara Kramer


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $3.99

Nelson Mandela, who courageously dealt with adversity and emerged a world leader, has been an inspirational role model for millions of people around the world, from students to presidents. After being imprisoned for 27 years, in 1994 he became South Africa's first democratically-elected president and shared the Nobel Peace Prize. Mandela... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Nelson Mandela

(Available August 5, 2014)
National Geographic Readers: Nelson Mandela
Written by Barbara Kramer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317644
Our Price: $13.90
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National Geographic Readers: Nelson Mandela

Written by Barbara Kramer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $13.90

Nelson Mandela, who courageously dealt with adversity and emerged a world leader, has been an inspirational role model for millions of people around the world, from students to presidents. After being imprisoned for 27 years, in 1994 he became South Africa's first democratically-elected president and shared the Nobel Peace Prize. Mandela... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Secret World of Walter Anderson

(Available August 5, 2014)
The Secret World of Walter Anderson
Written by Hester Bass, Illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763671167
Our Price: $14.99
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The Secret World of Walter Anderson

Written by Hester Bass
Illustrated by E.B. Lewis


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.99

Enter the fascinating world of reclusive nature-lover Walter Anderson — perhaps the most famous American artist you’ve never heard of.

Residents along the Mississippi Gulf Coast thought Walter Anderson was odd, rowing across twelve miles of open water in a leaky skiff to reach Horn, an uninhabited island without running water or... Read more >
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The Secret World of Walter Anderson

(Available August 5, 2014)
The Secret World of Walter Anderson
Written by Hester Bass, Illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671174
Our Price: $4.99
 Quantity: 1 
The Secret World of Walter Anderson

Written by Hester Bass
Illustrated by E.B. Lewis


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $4.99

Enter the fascinating world of reclusive nature-lover Walter Anderson — perhaps the most famous American artist you’ve never heard of.

Residents along the Mississippi Gulf Coast thought Walter Anderson was odd, rowing across twelve miles of open water in a leaky skiff to reach Horn, an uninhabited island without running water or... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover.
Spic-and-Span!

(Available August 5, 2014)
Spic-and-Span!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493803
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Spic-and-Span!
Lillian Gilbreth's Wonder Kitchen
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $17.99

Born into a life of privilege in 1878, Lillian Moller Gilbreth put her pampered life aside for one of adventure and challenge. She and her husband, Frank, became efficiency experts by studying the actions of factory workers. They ran their home efficiently, too. When Frank suddenly died, Lillian was left to... Read more >
Barack Obama: Out of Many, One
Barack Obama: Out of Many, One
Written by Shana Corey
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375973710
Our Price: $12.99
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Barack Obama: Out of Many, One

Written by Shana Corey


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $12.99

Reading on your own

This is the story of a skinny little boy with a funny name and how he became part of America’s history.

In very clear and accessible language, newly independent readers can learn how the lessons and love of Obama’s mother and grandparents shaped him; how the places he... Read more >
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The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
Written by Candace Fleming
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375867828
Our Price: $18.99
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The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

Written by Candace Fleming


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $18.99

“[A] superb history... In these thrilling, highly readable pages, we meet Rasputin, the shaggy, lecherous mystic...; we visit the gilded ballrooms of the doomed aristocracy; and we pause in the sickroom of little Alexei, the hemophiliac heir who, with his parents and four sisters, would be murdered by the Bolsheviks in... Read more >
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
Written by Candace Fleming
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375898648
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The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

Written by Candace Fleming


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $10.99

“[A] superb history... In these thrilling, highly readable pages, we meet Rasputin, the shaggy, lecherous mystic...; we visit the gilded ballrooms of the doomed aristocracy; and we pause in the sickroom of little Alexei, the hemophiliac heir who, with his parents and four sisters, would be murdered by the Bolsheviks in... Read more >
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
Written by Candace Fleming
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375967825
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The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

Written by Candace Fleming


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 304 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $21.99

“[A] superb history... In these thrilling, highly readable pages, we meet Rasputin, the shaggy, lecherous mystic...; we visit the gilded ballrooms of the doomed aristocracy; and we pause in the sickroom of little Alexei, the hemophiliac heir who, with his parents and four sisters, would be murdered by the Bolsheviks in... Read more >
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
Written by Candace Fleming, Read by Kimberly Farr and Various
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553395280
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The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

Written by Candace Fleming
Read by Kimberly Farr and Various


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $50.00

“[A] superb history... In these thrilling, highly readable pages, we meet Rasputin, the shaggy, lecherous mystic...; we visit the gilded ballrooms of the doomed aristocracy; and we pause in the sickroom of little Alexei, the hemophiliac heir who, with his parents and four sisters, would be murdered by the Bolsheviks in... Read more >
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
Written by Candace Fleming, Read by Kimberly Farr and Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553395297
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The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

Written by Candace Fleming
Read by Kimberly Farr and Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $25.00

“[A] superb history... In these thrilling, highly readable pages, we meet Rasputin, the shaggy, lecherous mystic...; we visit the gilded ballrooms of the doomed aristocracy; and we pause in the sickroom of little Alexei, the hemophiliac heir who, with his parents and four sisters, would be murdered by the Bolsheviks in... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385386296
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #52: Soccer on Sunday
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $5.99

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #52: Soccer on Sunday, they had lots of questions. How did soccer get started? Who are some of its greatest players? What is the World Cup? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385386319
Our Price: $5.99
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #52: Soccer on Sunday
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $5.99

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #52: Soccer on Sunday, they had lots of questions. How did soccer get started? Who are some of its greatest players? What is the World Cup? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385386302
Our Price: $12.99
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #29: Soccer
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #52: Soccer on Sunday
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $12.99

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #52: Soccer on Sunday, they had lots of questions. How did soccer get started? Who are some of its greatest players? What is the World Cup? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Cosmobiography of Sun Ra
The Cosmobiography of Sun Ra
Written by Chris Raschka, Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763658069
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The Cosmobiography of Sun Ra
The Sound of Joy Is Enlightening
Written by Chris Raschka
Illustrated by Chris Raschka


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.99

Caldecott Medalist Chris Raschka shares his love of jazz great Sun Ra, just in time to mark the centennial of the musician’s birth.

Jazz musician Sun Ra (1914–1993) always said that he came from Saturn. Being from another planet, he was naturally intrigued by everything earthly — especially music, because music... Read more >
Stubby the War Dog
Stubby the War Dog
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426314865
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Stubby the War Dog
The True Story of World War I's Bravest Dog
Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $17.99

Move over, Rin Tin Tin. Here comes Sgt. Stubby! That German shepherd star of the silver screen may have been born behind enemy lines during World War I, but Stubby, the stump-tailed 
terrier, worked behind enemy lines, and gained military honors along the way. Private Robert 
Conroy casually adopted the orphan pup while... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Stubby the War Dog
Stubby the War Dog
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314872
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Stubby the War Dog
The True Story of World War I's Bravest Dog
Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 80 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $26.90

Move over, Rin Tin Tin. Here comes Sgt. Stubby! That German shepherd star of the silver screen may have been born behind enemy lines during World War I, but Stubby, the stump-tailed  terrier, worked behind enemy lines, and gained military honors along the way. Private Robert Conroy casually adopted the orphan pup while... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Going Up!
Going Up!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770495166
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Going Up!
Elisha Otis's Trip to the Top
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $7.99

 In 1818, seven-year-old Elisha was fascinated by farm machinery. As a young man, he tried a variety of ways to make a living, but nothing fired his imagination more than the job he found in a bed-frame factory. Soon he invented a machine that made frames four times faster than ever...

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