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Friends for Freedom

(Available September 9, 2014)
Friends for Freedom
Written by Suzanne Slade, Illustrated by Nicole Tadgell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580895682
Our Price: $16.95
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Friends for Freedom
The Story of Susan B. Anthony & Frederick Douglass
Written by Suzanne Slade
Illustrated by Nicole Tadgell


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.95

No one thought Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass would ever become friends. The former slave and the outspoken woman came from two different worlds. But they shared deep-seated beliefs in equality and the need to fight for it. Despite naysayers, hecklers, and even arsonists, Susan and Frederick became fast friends... Read more >
Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

(Available September 9, 2014)
Hello, I'm Johnny Cash
Written by G. Neri, Illustrated by A.G. Ford
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763662455
Our Price: $16.99
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Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

Written by G. Neri
Illustrated by A.G. Ford


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.99

A stirring look at the early life of Johnny Cash, from his harsh but music-filled childhood to the first flush of stardom.

There’s never been anyone like music legend Johnny Cash. His deep voice is instantly recognizable, and his heartfelt songs resonate with listeners of all ages and backgrounds. G. Neri captures... Read more >
Stand There! She Shouted

(Available September 9, 2014)
Stand There! She Shouted
Written by Susan Goldman Rubin, Illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763657536
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Stand There! She Shouted
The Invincible Photographer Julia Margaret Cameron
Written by Susan Goldman Rubin
Illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.99

The lens turns to Julia Margaret Cameron, an ambitious and fascinating early photographer of 1800s celebrities and romantic staged tableaux.

The girls in Julia Margaret’s family were known as "the beautiful Miss Pattles"— all except her. Plain, short, and clever, Julia Margaret would eventually create her own beauty in the photographs she... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

(Available September 9, 2014)
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Written by Jon Meacham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385387491
Our Price: $19.99
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Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.99

In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $10.99

In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

(Available September 9, 2014)
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Written by Jon Meacham
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385387507
Our Price: $22.99
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Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 336 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $22.99

In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

(Available September 9, 2014)
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Written by Jon Meacham, Read by Edward Herrmann
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553556360
Our Price: $30.00
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Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $30.00

In this special edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young listeners will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was one... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $18.00

In this special edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young listeners will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was one... Read more >
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
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671150
Our Price: $4.99
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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 and a trade paperback.
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback and a trade paperback.
National Geographic Readers: Barack Obama
National Geographic Readers: Barack Obama
Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317590
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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
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
National Geographic Readers: Nelson Mandela
Written by Barbara Kramer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317637
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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
National Geographic Readers: Nelson Mandela
Written by Barbara Kramer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317644
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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
The Secret World of Walter Anderson
Written by Hester Bass, Illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671174
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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 >
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The Secret World of Walter Anderson
The Secret World of Walter Anderson
Written by Hester Bass, Illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763671167
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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 >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Spic-and-Span!
Spic-and-Span!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493803
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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
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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

A newly updated leveled reader about the first African American president of the United States, for children who are ready to read on their own.
 
A Step 3 Step into Reading Biography Reader about our forty-fourth president, Barack Obama—revised to include an account of his reelection and new photographs! With... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
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
Our Price: $10.99
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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
Our Price: $50.00
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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 >
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