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Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Written by Jane Kohuth, Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780449812556
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Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree

Written by Jane Kohuth
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $12.99

Hidden away in their Secret Annex in Amsterdam during World War II, Anne Frank and her family could not breathe fresh air or see the blue sky for years. But through an attic window Anne could see the branches of a tall chestnut tree. This small glimpse of nature gave Anne... Read more >
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Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Written by Jane Kohuth, Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
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ISBN: 9780375981135
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Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree

Written by Jane Kohuth
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $3.99

Hidden away in their Secret Annex in Amsterdam during World War II, Anne Frank and her family could not breathe fresh air or see the blue sky for years. But through an attic window Anne could see the branches of a tall chestnut tree. This small glimpse of nature gave Anne... Read more >
Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Written by Jane Kohuth, Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375971150
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Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree

Written by Jane Kohuth
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $14.99

Hidden away in their Secret Annex in Amsterdam during World War II, Anne Frank and her family could not breathe fresh air or see the blue sky for years. But through an attic window Anne could see the branches of a tall chestnut tree. This small glimpse of nature gave Anne... Read more >
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Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Written by Jane Kohuth, Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307975799
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Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree

Written by Jane Kohuth
Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $3.99

Hidden away in their Secret Annex in Amsterdam during World War II, Anne Frank and her family could not breathe fresh air or see the blue sky for years. But through an attic window Anne could see the branches of a tall chestnut tree. This small glimpse of nature gave Anne... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Making Contact!
Making Contact!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Richard Rudnicki
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493780
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Making Contact!
Marconi Goes Wireless
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Richard Rudnicki


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $17.95

  The fifth book in Tundra's Great Idea Series, Making Contact! tells the story of Guglielmo Marconi, who became the father of wireless communication.

     As a boy, Marconi loved science and invention. Born in 1874 in Bologna, Italy, to a wealthy family, Marconi grew up surrounded by books in his father's library... Read more >
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Wes Moore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385741682
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Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)

Written by Wes Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $8.99

WES MOORE, a U.S. Army combat veteran, has created and is the host of Coming Back with Wes Moore, which will air on PBS starting in May. In three moving episodes, Moore follows the lives of soldiers as they attempt to reintegrate into society and establish new identities after completing their...

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Electrical Wizard
Electrical Wizard
Written by Elizabeth Rusch, Illustrated by Oliver Dominguez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763658557
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Electrical Wizard
How Nikola Tesla Lit Up the World
Written by Elizabeth Rusch
Illustrated by Oliver Dominguez


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.99

Move over, Thomas Edison! Nikola Tesla takes the spotlight in a biography of the man who pioneered modern electrical engineering — and changed the course of history.

When a Serbian boy named Nikola Tesla was three, he stroked his cat and was enchanted by the electrical sparks. By the time he was... Read more >
Handel, Who Knew What He Liked: Candlewick Biographies
Handel, Who Knew What He Liked: Candlewick Biographies
Written by M.T. Anderson, Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763666002
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Handel, Who Knew What He Liked: Candlewick Biographies

Written by M.T. Anderson
Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $4.99

A droll biography reveals the high notes—and the low notes—in the life of the world’s foremost composer of Baroque music.

This is not your usual picture book biography. Nor was George Frideric Handel your everyday eighteenth-century composer. This witty and yet rigorously researched and accessible biography captures Handel’s essential spirit—from a child... Read more >
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Handel, Who Knew What He Liked: Candlewick Biographies
Handel, Who Knew What He Liked: Candlewick Biographies
Written by M.T. Anderson, Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763665999
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Handel, Who Knew What He Liked: Candlewick Biographies

Written by M.T. Anderson
Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $14.99

A droll biography reveals the high notes—and the low notes—in the life of the world’s foremost composer of Baroque music.

This is not your usual picture book biography. Nor was George Frideric Handel your everyday eighteenth-century composer. This witty and yet rigorously researched and accessible biography captures Handel’s essential spirit—from a child... Read more >
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All Aboard!
All Aboard!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Bill Slavin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770495142
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All Aboard!
Elijah McCoy's Steam Engine
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Bill Slavin


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $7.95

In the second of Tundra's Great Idea Series, biographies for children who are just starting to read, Monica Kulling presents the life of an extraordinary man. There were few opportunities for the son of slaves, but Elijah McCoy's dreams led him to study mechanical engineering in Scotland. He learned everything there...

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In the Bag!
In the Bag!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770495159
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In the Bag!
Margaret Knight Wraps It Up
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $7.95

Tundra's Great Idea Series are early-reader biographies. The third book in the series introduces the fascinating Margaret Knight. Known as Mattie, she was different from most American girls living in 1850. She loved to make things with wood and made the best kites and sleds in town. Her father died when...

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It's a Snap!
It's a Snap!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Bill Slavin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770495135
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It's a Snap!
George Eastman's First Photograph
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Bill Slavin


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $7.95

George Eastman had a new hobby: photography. The year was 1877, and photography was not as easy as you might think. It cost a lot and the equipment was bulky, but George was about to change all that. What he lacked in formal education, George more than made up for in...

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National Geographic Readers: Amelia Earhart
National Geographic Readers: Amelia Earhart
Written by Caroline Gilpin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426313509
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National Geographic Readers: Amelia Earhart

Written by Caroline Gilpin


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $3.99

Amelia Earhart is one of the first of many National Geographic Readers that highlight important historical figures. This Level 1 Reader brings an understanding of Amelia Earhart's historical significance to a whole new audience. Young readers will learn about the fascinating life and legacy of this pioneering pilot and adventurer, whose disappearance... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Amelia Earhart
National Geographic Readers: Amelia Earhart
Written by Caroline Gilpin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426313516
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National Geographic Readers: Amelia Earhart

Written by Caroline Gilpin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $13.90

Amelia Earhart is one of the first of many National Geographic Readers that highlight important historical figures. This Level 1 Reader brings an understanding of Amelia Earhart's historical significance to a whole new audience. Young readers will learn about the fascinating life and legacy of this pioneering pilot and adventurer, whose disappearance... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Anne Frank
National Geographic Readers: Anne Frank
Written by Alexandra Zapruder
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426313523
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National Geographic Readers: Anne Frank

Written by Alexandra Zapruder


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $3.99

Anne Frank is one of the first of many National Geographic Readers that highlight important historical figures. This level-3 reader brings an understanding of her historical significance to a whole new audience. Young readers will learn about the brave and tragic life of the young girl whose diary kept while in hiding from Nazis is... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Anne Frank
National Geographic Readers: Anne Frank
Written by Alexandra Zapruder
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426313530
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National Geographic Readers: Anne Frank

Written by Alexandra Zapruder


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $13.90

Anne Frank is one of the first of many National Geographic Readers that highlight important historical figures. This level-3 reader brings an understanding of her historical significance to a whole new audience. Young readers will learn about the brave and tragic life of the young girl whose diary kept while in hiding from Nazis is... Read more >
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Saint-SaŽns's Danse Macabre
Saint-SaŽns's Danse Macabre
Written by Anna Harwell Celenza, Illustrated by Joann E. Kitchel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570913488
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Saint-SaŽns's Danse Macabre

Written by Anna Harwell Celenza
Illustrated by Joann E. Kitchel


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $19.95

Camille Saint-Saëns was a brilliant French composer from the nineteenth century. In SAINT-SAËNS'S DANSE MACABRE, readers are transported to France in 1872 when Saint-Saëns visited the catacombs beneath the streets of Paris, known best as the final resting place of victims of the French Revolution. It was in this underground graveyard... Read more >
World History Biographies: Alexander
World History Biographies: Alexander
Written by Simon Adams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314490
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World History Biographies: Alexander
The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World
Written by Simon Adams


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $7.99

Now in paperback: This concise, visual biography of one of the world's most fascinating historical figures, engages kids by using colorful photographs, illustrations, maps, and archival objects, as well as lively narrative.

Using period artwork, primary source accounts, photographs, artifacts and a lively, engaging text, this book examines the life of Alexander the Great, from his childhood to his major achievements and victories in... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Mozart
World History Biographies: Mozart
Written by Marcus Weeks, Contribution by Julian Rushton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314513
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World History Biographies: Mozart
The Boy Who Changed the World With His Music
Written by Marcus Weeks
Contribution by Julian Rushton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $7.99

At 5 years old, he composed a minuet. By six, he was performing for royalty. The compelling story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is a timeless tale of musical genius, its rewards, and its pitfalls.

Author and musician Marcus Weeks takes us around Mozart's world—from the Royal courts of 18th century Europe... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Isaac Newton
World History Biographies: Isaac Newton
Written by Philip Steele
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314506
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World History Biographies: Isaac Newton
The Scientist Who Changed Everything
Written by Philip Steele


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $7.99

Born in England in 1643, Isaac Newton grew up in the age when Renaissance thinkers were challenging accepted ideas throughout Europe. Fascinated by all earthly science, Newton developed laws of motion and universal gravitation which also furthered our understanding of the movement of celestial bodies. This vibrant biography profiles the famed... Read more >
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Boys of Steel
Boys of Steel
Written by Marc Tyler Nobleman, Illustrated by Ross Macdonald
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780449810637
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Boys of Steel
The Creators of Superman
Written by Marc Tyler Nobleman
Illustrated by Ross Macdonald


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $7.99

Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, two high school misfits in Depression-era Cleveland, were more like Clark Kent--meek, mild, and myopic--than his secret identity, Superman. Both boys escaped into the worlds of science fiction and pulp magazine adventure tales. Jerry wrote his own original stories and Joe illustrated them. In 1934, the...

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Boys of Steel
Boys of Steel
Written by Marc Tyler Nobleman, Illustrated by Ross Macdonald
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780449810644
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Boys of Steel
The Creators of Superman
Written by Marc Tyler Nobleman
Illustrated by Ross Macdonald


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $7.99

Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, two high school misfits in Depression-era Cleveland, were more like Clark Kent--meek, mild, and myopic--than his secret identity, Superman. Both boys escaped into the worlds of science fiction and pulp magazine adventure tales. Jerry wrote his own original stories and Joe illustrated them. In 1934, the...

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Wes Moore, Read by Wes Moore
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804121910
Our Price: $30.00
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Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)

Written by Wes Moore
Read by Wes Moore


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $30.00

WES MOORE, a U.S. Army combat veteran, has created and is the host of Coming Back with Wes Moore, which will air on PBS starting in May. In three moving episodes, Moore follows the lives of soldiers as they attempt to reintegrate into society and establish new identities after completing their...

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Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Wes Moore, Read by Wes Moore
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804121927
Our Price: $15.00

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Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)

Written by Wes Moore
Read by Wes Moore


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $15.00

WES MOORE, a U.S. Army combat veteran, has created and is the host of Coming Back with Wes Moore, which will air on PBS starting in May. In three moving episodes, Moore follows the lives of soldiers as they attempt to reintegrate into society and establish new identities after completing their...

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Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares
Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares
Written by Frank Murphy, Illustrated by Richard Walz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385374613
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Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares

Written by Frank Murphy
Illustrated by Richard Walz


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2013
Price: $3.99

A funny, entertaining introduction to Ben Franklin and his many inventions, including the story of how he created the "magic square." A magic square is a box of nine numbers arranged so that any line of three numbers adds up to the same number, including on the diagonal! Teachers and kids... Read more >
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