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Apollo 13 (Totally True Adventures)

(Available March 24, 2015)
Apollo 13 (Totally True Adventures)
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385391252
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Apollo 13 (Totally True Adventures)

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $4.99

Could you survive an outer-space disaster? Aspiring astronauts and young explorers will love this out-of-this-world Totally True Adventure.
 
Astronauts Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert, and Fred Haise blasted off for the Moon on April 11, 1970. But after a disastrous explosion damaged their spacecraft, the three men had only one goal... Read more >
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Apollo 13 (Totally True Adventures)

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $4.99

Could you survive an outer-space disaster? Aspiring astronauts and young explorers will love this out-of-this-world Totally True Adventure.
 
Astronauts Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert, and Fred Haise blasted off for the Moon on April 11, 1970. But after a disastrous explosion damaged their spacecraft, the three men had only one goal... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Apollo 13 (Totally True Adventures)

(Available March 24, 2015)
Apollo 13 (Totally True Adventures)
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385391269
Our Price: $12.99
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Apollo 13 (Totally True Adventures)

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $12.99

Could you survive an outer-space disaster? Aspiring astronauts and young explorers will love this out-of-this-world Totally True Adventure.
 
Astronauts Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert, and Fred Haise blasted off for the Moon on April 11, 1970. But after a disastrous explosion damaged their spacecraft, the three men had only one goal... Read more >
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Midnight

(Available March 24, 2015)
Midnight
Written by Mark Greenwood
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763674663
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Midnight
A True Story of Loyalty in World War I
Written by Mark Greenwood


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $16.99

At once sobering and inspiring, here is the true tale of a World War I cavalry soldier and his heroic horse, Midnight.

Guy Haydon raised and trained Midnight from the time she was a foal. The two had such a strong bond that when World War I broke out, Lieutenant Haydon slipped... Read more >
The Death of the Hat: A Brief History of Poetry in 50 Objects

(Available March 10, 2015)
The Death of the Hat: A Brief History of Poetry in 50 Objects
Written by Paul B. Janeczko, Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669638
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The Death of the Hat: A Brief History of Poetry in 50 Objects

Written by Paul B. Janeczko
Illustrated by Chris Raschka


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $17.99

A celebrated duo reunites for a look at poems through history inspired by objects—earthly and celestial—reflecting the time in which each poet lived.

A book-eating moth in the early Middle Ages. A peach blossom during the Renaissance. A haunted palace in the Victorian era. A lament for the hat in contemporary times... Read more >
John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall

(Available March 10, 2015)
John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall
Written by Julie Danneberg, Illustrated by Jamie Hogan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580895866
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John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall

Written by Julie Danneberg
Illustrated by Jamie Hogan


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.95

The now iconic figure John Muir, while living at the base of Yosemite Falls in California, ventures up the trail from his cabin one night and has a harrowing waterfall adventure. Back matter roots the story in Muir’s life’s work as a conservationist and naturalist. Read more >
In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
Written by Irene Gut Opdyke, Read by Hope Davis, As told to Jennifer Armstrong
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780147520449
Our Price: $23.00

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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer

Written by Irene Gut Opdyke
Read by Hope Davis
As told to Jennifer Armstrong


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $23.00

IRENE GUT WAS just 17 in 1939, when the Germans and Russians devoured her native Poland. Just a girl, really. But a girl who saw evil and chose to defy it.

“No matter how many Holocaust stories one has read, this one is a must, for its impact is so powerful.”—School Library... Read more >
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Japan: Panorama Pops
Japan: Panorama Pops
Written by Candlewick Press, Illustrated by Anne Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763675042
Our Price: $8.99
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Japan: Panorama Pops

Written by Candlewick Press
Illustrated by Anne Smith


Format: Hardcover, 30 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $8.99

Three-dimensional, accordion-fold pocket guides, each tucked inside an attractive slipcase, reveal favorite sites and fascinating subjects.

Want to remember a trip to Japan? Looking forward to visiting someday? This beautifully illustrated guide highlights a dozen of the country’s most famous locations, including the Imperial Palace, Shibuya Crossing, Meiji Shrine, Rainbow Bridge, Himeji... Read more >
Decorated Horses
Decorated Horses
Written by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent, Illustrated by Jeannie Brett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893626
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Decorated Horses

Written by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent
Illustrated by Jeannie Brett


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $17.95

This nonfiction picture book about horses has a fresh focus: how people over the ages have decorated horses in special ways. Organized into three categories—warfare and hunting, performance and competition, performance, and ceremony—the book introduces horses such as the chariot-pulling war horse of the Persians to the rose-decorated winner of the... 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: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553499353
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $15.99

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 >
Historical Animals
Historical Animals
Written by Julia Moberg, Illustrated by Jeff Albrecht Studios
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781623540487
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Historical Animals
The Dogs, Cats, Horses, Snakes, Goats, Rats, Dragons, Bears, Elephants, Rabbits and Other Creatures that Changed the World
Written by Julia Moberg
Illustrated by Jeff Albrecht Studios


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $15.95

Throughout history, animals have shaped the world as we know it. But rarely have they received the recognition they deserve. Until now.

This inside look at history’s most famous animals features wacky verse, cool facts, historical stats, and zany cartoon art. Meet Alexander the Great’s horse Bucephalus, who was his battle companion... Read more >
There Goes Ted Williams: Candlewick Biographies
There Goes Ted Williams: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Matt Tavares, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763676551
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There Goes Ted Williams: Candlewick Biographies
The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived
Written by Matt Tavares
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $14.99

A lively picture book biography of Ted Williams from a master of the genre — just in time for Fenway Park's centennial.

Ted Williams lived a life of dedication and passion. He was an ordinary kid who wanted one thing: to hit a baseball better than anyone else. So he practiced his... Read more >
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There Goes Ted Williams: Candlewick Biographies
There Goes Ted Williams: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Matt Tavares, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763676568
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There Goes Ted Williams: Candlewick Biographies
The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived
Written by Matt Tavares
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $4.99

A lively picture book biography of Ted Williams from a master of the genre — just in time for Fenway Park's centennial.

Ted Williams lived a life of dedication and passion. He was an ordinary kid who wanted one thing: to hit a baseball better than anyone else. So he practiced his... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Why'd They Wear That?
Why'd They Wear That?
Written by Sarah Albee, Foreword by Timothy Gunn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426319198
Our Price: $19.99
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Why'd They Wear That?
Fashion as the Mirror of History
Written by Sarah Albee
Foreword by Timothy Gunn


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $19.99

Move over Project Runway. Get ready to chuckle your way through centuries of fashion dos and don'ts! In this humorous and approachable narrative, kids will learn about outrageous, politically-perilous, funky, disgusting, regrettable, and life-threatening creations people have worn throughout the course of human history, all the way up to the present day... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Why'd They Wear That?
Why'd They Wear That?
Written by Sarah Albee, Foreword by Timothy Gunn
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426319204
Our Price: $28.90
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Why'd They Wear That?
Fashion as the Mirror of History
Written by Sarah Albee
Foreword by Timothy Gunn


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $28.90

Move over Project Runway. Get ready to chuckle your way through centuries of fashion dos and don'ts! In this humorous and approachable narrative, kids will learn about outrageous, politically-perilous, funky, disgusting, regrettable, and life-threatening creations people have worn throughout the course of human history, all the way up to the present day... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Seeds of Freedom: The Peaceful Integration of Huntsville, Alabama
Seeds of Freedom: The Peaceful Integration of Huntsville, Alabama
Written by Hester Bass, Illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669195
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Seeds of Freedom: The Peaceful Integration of Huntsville, Alabama

Written by Hester Bass
Illustrated by E.B. Lewis


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $16.99

Explore a little-known story of the civil rights movement, in which black and white citizens in one Alabama city worked together nonviolently to end segregation.

Mention the civil rights era in Alabama, and most people recall images of terrible violence. But something different was happening in Huntsville. For the citizens of that... Read more >
FDR and the American Crisis
FDR and the American Crisis
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385753616
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FDR and the American Crisis

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $11.99

The definitive biography of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt for young adult readers, from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin.
 
Brought up in a privileged family, Franklin Delano Roosevelt had every opportunity in front of him. As a young man, he found a path in politics and quickly began to move... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
FDR and the American Crisis
FDR and the American Crisis
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385753609
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FDR and the American Crisis

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 336 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $27.99

The definitive biography of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt for young adult readers, from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin.
 
Brought up in a privileged family, Franklin Delano Roosevelt had every opportunity in front of him. As a young man, he found a path in politics and quickly began to move... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
FDR and the American Crisis
FDR and the American Crisis
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385753593
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FDR and the American Crisis

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $24.99

The definitive biography of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt for young adult readers, from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin.
 
Brought up in a privileged family, Franklin Delano Roosevelt had every opportunity in front of him. As a young man, he found a path in politics and quickly began to move... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
The Great Molasses Flood
The Great Molasses Flood
Written by Deborah Kops
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893497
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The Great Molasses Flood
Boston, 1919
Written by Deborah Kops


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $11.95

A strange and sticky piece of history. January 15, 1919, started off as a normal day in Boston’s North End. Workers took a break for lunch, children played in the park, trains made trips between North and South Stations. Then all of a sudden a large tank of molasses exploded, sending... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea
Written by Kitson Jazynka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426319631
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National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea

Written by Kitson Jazynka


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

Explore one of the most recognized figures in American history with this biography of Sacagawea. Kids will learn about her crucial role in the Lewis and Clark expedition and her influential legacy.  The level 3 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for independent readers. Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea
Written by Kitson Jazynka
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426319648
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National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea

Written by Kitson Jazynka


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $13.90

Explore one of the most recognized figures in American history with this biography of Sacagawea. Kids will learn about her crucial role in the Lewis and Clark expedition and her influential legacy.  The level 3 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for independent readers.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Carlo Molinari
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385386357
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #14: Day of the Dragon King
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Carlo Molinari


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House® #14: Day of the Dragon King, they had lots of questions. Who was the Dragon King? How did he build the Great Wall? What is Chinese New Year? What are... Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Carlo Molinari
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385386371
Our Price: $5.99
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #14: Day of the Dragon King
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Carlo Molinari


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House® #14: Day of the Dragon King, they had lots of questions. Who was the Dragon King? How did he build the Great Wall? What is Chinese New Year? What are... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Carlo Molinari
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385386364
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #31: China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #14: Day of the Dragon King
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Carlo Molinari


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House® #14: Day of the Dragon King, they had lots of questions. Who was the Dragon King? How did he build the Great Wall? What is Chinese New Year? What are... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
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