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The White House Is Burning
The White House Is Burning
Written by Jane Sutcliffe, Illustrated by Alexander Farquharson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580896566
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The White House Is Burning
August 24, 1814
Written by Jane Sutcliffe
Illustrated by Alexander Farquharson


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $19.95

In this "biography of a single day," the burning of the White House by the British during the War of 1812 is told from the viewpoint of the people who were there, including First Lady Dolley Madison, a British officer, and a nine-year-old slave. Jane Sutcliffe draws upon first-person accounts to... Read more >
The Story of Buildings
The Story of Buildings
Written by Patrick Dillon, Illustrated by Stephen Biesty
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669904
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The Story of Buildings
From the Pyramids to the Sydney Opera House and Beyond
Written by Patrick Dillon
Illustrated by Stephen Biesty


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $19.99

Aspiring architects will be in their element! Explore this illustrated narrative history of buildings for young readers, an amazing construction in itself.

We spend most of our lives in buildings. We make our homes in them. We go to school in them. We work in them. But why and how did people... Read more >
The House That George Built
The House That George Built
Written by Suzanne Slade, Illustrated by Rebecca Bond
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892629
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The House That George Built

Written by Suzanne Slade
Illustrated by Rebecca Bond


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $16.95

THE HOUSE THAT GEORGE BUILT takes readers through the process of how the president’s house came to be—starting with the contest George held to choose the perfect design for this legendary landmark, all the way to President John Adams’s move into the grandiose home. Cleverly written in the familiar format of... Read more >
National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A.
National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A.
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426309311
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National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A.
The Most Amazing Sights, Scenes, and Cool Activities from Coast to Coast!
Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $14.95

More than two hundred million people visited our national parks in 2009. National parks are some of America's most treasured places, and the National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A. is the perfect way to bring the fun and amazement of these majestic places to kids. Divided by region, (Northeast &... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A.
National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A.
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426309328
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National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A.
The Most Amazing Sights, Scenes, and Cool Activities from Coast to Coast!
Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 160 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $21.90

More than two hundred million people visited our national parks in 2009. National parks are some of America's most treasured places, and the National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A. is the perfect way to bring the fun and amazement of these majestic places to kids. Divided by region, (Northeast &... Read more >
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Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner
Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Richard Walz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375980084
Our Price: $3.99
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Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner

Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Richard Walz


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $3.99

Francis Scott Key was a very busy man. He and his wife had 11 children. He was a lawyer and many people came to him for advice. But whenever he had a moment, he would jot down a line of poetry. He loved writing poems. When the War of 1812 broke...

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Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner
Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Richard Walz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375867255
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Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner

Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Richard Walz


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $3.99

Francis Scott Key was a very busy man. He and his wife had 11 children. He was a lawyer and many people came to him for advice. But whenever he had a moment, he would jot down a line of poetry. He loved writing poems. When the War of 1812 broke...

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A Primer About the Flag
A Primer About the Flag
Written by Marvin Bell, Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763649913
Our Price: $15.99
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A Primer About the Flag

Written by Marvin Bell
Illustrated by Chris Raschka


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $15.99

What is a flag? Noted poet Marvin Bell and award-winning illustrator Chris Raschka offer a whimsical investigation.

We see all sorts of flags every day. But why do we have them, and what are they for? In a book at once playful and thought provoking, Caldecott Medalist Chris Raschka illustrates Marvin Bell’s... Read more >
The Statue of Liberty
The Statue of Liberty
Written by Lucille Rech Penner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307560148
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The Statue of Liberty

Written by Lucille Rech Penner


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2010
Price: $3.99

Celebrate the 125th birthday of our  beloved Statue of Liberty with the story of how she came to stand in New York Harbor. Filled with illustrations and all-new photographs, this Step 2 reader tells of how the American icon was sculpted, transported from France, and unveiled 125 years ago.




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If Stones Could Speak
If Stones Could Speak
Written by Marc Aronson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426305993
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If Stones Could Speak
Unlocking the Secrets of Stonehenge
Written by Marc Aronson


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $17.95

What are the secrets of the ancient stone circle? Were the carefully placed stones a burial site, an ancient calendar, a place of Druid worship...or even a site of sacrifice? World-renowned archaeologist Mike Parker-Pearson has spent the last seven years on a quest to answer these and many other questions. In... Read more >
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If Stones Could Speak
If Stones Could Speak
Written by Marc Aronson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426306006
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If Stones Could Speak
Unlocking the Secrets of Stonehenge
Written by Marc Aronson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $26.90

What are the secrets of the ancient stone circle? Were the carefully placed stones a burial site, an ancient calendar, a place of Druid worship...or even a site of sacrifice? World-renowned archaeologist Mike Parker-Pearson has spent the last seven years on a quest to answer these and many other questions. In... Read more >
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The Flag We Love - 10th Anniversary Edition
The Flag We Love - 10th Anniversary Edition
Written by Pam Munoz Ryan, Illustrated by Ralph Masiello
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917073
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The Flag We Love - 10th Anniversary Edition

Written by Pam Munoz Ryan
Illustrated by Ralph Masiello


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2006
Price: $17.95

Written in poetic verse, THE FLAG WE LOVE tells the story of how Old Glory solidified its place in the history and heritage of our nation - from its conception to its role in peace and war. This beautifully illustrated tribute to America's greatest symbol has inspired young readers since its... Read more >
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