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The Impossible Rescue
The Impossible Rescue
Written by Martin W. Sandler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763670931
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The Impossible Rescue
The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure
Written by Martin W. Sandler


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $15.99

The dead of an Arctic winter. Whaling ships full of men, stranded in ice. Follow three rescuers in a race against time — and all odds — in this heartpounding true adventure.

In 1897, whaling in the Arctic waters off Alaska’s coast was as dangerous as it was lucrative. And in that... Read more >
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The Impossible Rescue
The Impossible Rescue
Written by Martin W. Sandler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763650803
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The Impossible Rescue
The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure
Written by Martin W. Sandler


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $22.99

The dead of an Arctic winter. Whaling ships full of men, stranded in ice. Follow three rescuers in a race against time — and all odds — in this heartpounding true adventure.

In 1897, whaling in the Arctic waters off Alaska’s coast was as dangerous as it was lucrative. And in that... Read more >
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Written by Albert Marrin, Read by John H. Mayer
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385361521
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

Written by Albert Marrin
Read by John H. Mayer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $30.00

On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City burst into flames.  The factory was crowded.  The doors were locked to ensure workers stay inside.  One hundred forty-six people—mostly women—perished; it was one of the most lethal workplace fires in American history until September 11, 2001.

But the story... Read more >
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Written by Albert Marrin, Read by John H. Mayer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449014752
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

Written by Albert Marrin
Read by John H. Mayer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $15.00

On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City burst into flames.  The factory was crowded.  The doors were locked to ensure workers stay inside.  One hundred forty-six people—mostly women—perished; it was one of the most lethal workplace fires in American history until September 11, 2001.

But the story... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #5: Rain Forests
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #5: Rain Forests
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Sal Murdocca, Illustrated by Will Osborne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975171
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #5: Rain Forests
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #6: Afternoon on the Amazon
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Sal Murdocca
Illustrated by Will Osborne


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: May 30, 2012
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #5: Afternoon on the Amazon, they had lots of questions. How much rain falls in a rain forest? What is the world's heaviest insect? What the heck is a sausage tree? Why... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #8: Twisters and Other Terrible Storms
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #8: Twisters and Other Terrible Storms
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Will Osborne, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
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ISBN: 9780307975263
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #8: Twisters and Other Terrible Storms
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #23: Twister on Tuesday
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Will Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: May 30, 2012
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #23: Twister on Tueaday, they had lots of questions. How do tornadoes form? What kinds of tools can help predict... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #4: Pirates
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #4: Pirates
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Sal Murdocca, Illustrated by Will Osborne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975164
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #4: Pirates
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #4: Pirates Past Noon
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Sal Murdocca
Illustrated by Will Osborne


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2012
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #4: Pirates Past Noon, they had lots of questions. Did pirates really make people walk the plank? What was life like on a pirate ship? Is there any buried treasure around today? Argh! How do... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #7: Titanic
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #7: Titanic
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Will Osborne, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975195
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #7: Titanic
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #17: Tonight on the Titanic
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Will Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2012
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #17: Tonight on the Titanic, they had lots of questions. How many people were aboard the Titanic? Why weren’t there enough lifeboats for all the passengers? How did this “unsinkable” ship sink?... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #6: Space
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #6: Space
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Sal Murdocca, Illustrated by Will Osborne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975188
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #6: Space
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #8: Midnight on the Moon
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Sal Murdocca
Illustrated by Will Osborne


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: February 29, 2012
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #8: Midnight on the Moon, they had lots of questions. How did the universe begin? How long does it take to get to the moon? How hot is the sun? What does... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307976604
Our Price: $9.99
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2011
Price: $9.99

On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City burst into flames.  The factory was crowded.  The doors were locked to ensure workers stay inside.  One hundred forty-six people—mostly women—perished; it was one of the most lethal workplace fires in American history until September 11, 2001.

But the story... Read more >
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375868894
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $19.99

On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City burst into flames.  The factory was crowded.  The doors were locked to ensure workers stay inside.  One hundred forty-six people—mostly women—perished; it was one of the most lethal workplace fires in American history until September 11, 2001.

But the story... Read more >
National Geographic Countries of the World: Turkey
National Geographic Countries of the World: Turkey
Written by Sarah Shields
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303876
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National Geographic Countries of the World: Turkey

Written by Sarah Shields


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $27.90

Travel to Turkey, where Asia and Europe meet at the bridge over the Bosphorus. Learn how Turkey’s diversity of cultures make it one of the world’s melting pots. Discover how Atatürk became the father of modern Turkey. Meet the many Muslims who live within this secular, Western-oriented republic.

National Geographic supports K-12... Read more >
National Geographic Countries of the World: Jamaica
National Geographic Countries of the World: Jamaica
Written by Vicky Stone
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303005
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National Geographic Countries of the World: Jamaica

Written by Vicky Stone


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $27.90

Welcome to Jamaica, the cultural crossroads of the Caribbean. Venture into the heartland of Jamaica, and discover a verdant wonderland of tropical fauna and flora. Get in the groove of reggae, the rocksteady rhythm that conquered the music world. Retrace the island’s storied history of slave-trading, piracy, British Rule, and independence.

National... Read more >
National Geographic Countries of the World: Cuba
National Geographic Countries of the World: Cuba
Written by Jen Green
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300578
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National Geographic Countries of the World: Cuba

Written by Jen Green


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $27.90

Take a look at one of America's neighbors, an island of rich cultures from several sources: Spanish colonialism, African slavery, and proximity to the US.

A large number of Cuban exiles reside in the US, with a high concentration of expatriate Cuban communities in the state of Florida. Christopher Columbus sighted... Read more >
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