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National Geographic Investigates Ancient Pueblo
National Geographic Investigates Ancient Pueblo
Written by Anita Croy
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301315
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National Geographic Investigates Ancient Pueblo
Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of America's Past
Written by Anita Croy


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $27.90

At prehistoric sites in the "Four Corners" states (Colorado, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico) of the American Southwest, archaeologists have searched for years, looking for clues to the history of the Pueblo people. Learn what we know about these cliff dwellers. Study the thousands of rock carvings—petroglyphs—they left behind. Discover how modern... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Aztec
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Aztec
Written by Tim Cooke
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300721
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Aztec

Written by Tim Cooke


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $17.95

Archaeology reveals the rich history and complex culture of the Aztecs. Journey to the center of this elevated ancient civilization, to a huge oval basin 7,500 feet above sea level, in the Valley of Mexico. Study National Geographic maps and behold the vast range of this intriguing empire. Learn how modern... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Aztec
National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Aztec
Written by Tim Cooke
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300738
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National Geographic Investigates: Ancient Aztec

Written by Tim Cooke


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

Archaeology reveals the rich history and complex culture of the Aztecs. Journey to the center of this elevated ancient civilization, to a huge oval basin 7,500 feet above sea level, in the Valley of Mexico. Study National Geographic maps and behold the vast range of this intriguing empire. Learn how modern... Read more >
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Global Babies
Global Babies
Written by The Global Fund for Children
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781580891745
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Global Babies

Written by The Global Fund for Children


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2007
Price: $6.95

Appealing photos of babies from seventeen cultures around the globe are woven together by simple narration. GLOBAL BABIES presents children in cultural context. Diverse settings highlight specific differences in clothing, daily life, and traditions, as well as demonstrate that babies around the world are nurtured by the love, caring, and joy... Read more >
Latin American Art
Latin American Art
Written by Kimberly Lane
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781890674205
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Latin American Art

Written by Kimberly Lane


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2007
Price: $15.95

Color reproductions of twelve masterpieces are accompanied by questions that encourage young readers to learn through visual exploration and interaction. Works from artists such as Diego Rivera (Mexico), Fernando Botero (Columbia), and Ramón Fradé (Puerto Rico) are included.

Background information on the artist, the period, the medium, the technique, and the subject... Read more >
On My Journey Now
On My Journey Now
Written by Nikki Giovanni
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763628857
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On My Journey Now
Looking at African-American History Through the Spirituals
Written by Nikki Giovanni


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $18.99

With the passion of a poet and the knowledge of a historian, Nikki Giovanni tells the story of Africans in America through the glorious words of spirituals.

Ever since she was a little girl attending three different churches, poet Nikki Giovanni has loved the spirituals. In ON MY JOURNEY NOW, she paints... Read more >
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Free at Last!
Free at Last!
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Shane W. Evans
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763631475
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Free at Last!
Stories and Songs of Emancipation
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Shane W. Evans


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $8.99

"A glorious tribute to the lives of African-American heroes and heroines."
— SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL


An International Reading Association Teachers' Choice

A Cooperative Children's Book Center Choice

A Chicago Public Library Best Book

"Rappaport and Evans reprise the passion and power that informed their 2002 collaboration, shining their spotlight on the progess and... Read more >
Freedom Riders
Freedom Riders
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792241737
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Freedom Riders
John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement
Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2005
Price: $18.95

Freedom Riders compares and contrasts the childhoods of John Lewis and James Zwerg in a way that helps young readers understand the segregated experience of our nation's past. It shows how a common interest in justice created the convergent path that enabled these young men to meet as Freedom Riders on... Read more >
Freedom Riders RLB
Freedom Riders RLB
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792241744
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Freedom Riders RLB
John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement
Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 80 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2005
Price: $28.90

Freedom Riders compares and contrasts the childhoods of John Lewis, growing up in black America, and Jim Zwerg, growing up in white America, in a way that helps young readers understand the segregated experience of our nation's past. It shows how a common interest in justice created the convergent path that... Read more >
Moving North
Moving North
Written by Monica Halpern
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792282785
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Moving North
African Americans and the Great Migration 1915-1930
Written by Monica Halpern


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2005
Price: $12.95

After the Civil War, the South went through a period of rebuilding, termed Recon-struction, but because many white people in the South were not ready to accept African Americans as equals, unfair laws were passed which restricted the rights of blacks. These Black Codes and Jim Crow laws left African Americans... Read more >
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Moving North
Moving North
Written by Monica Halpern
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792283584
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Moving North
African Americans and the Great Migration 1915-1930
Written by Monica Halpern


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2005
Price: $21.90

After the Civil War, the South went through a period of rebuilding, termed Recon-struction, but because many white people in the South were not ready to accept African Americans as equals, unfair laws were passed which restricted the rights of blacks. These Black Codes and Jim Crow laws left African Americans... Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #13: Pilgrims
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #13: Pilgrims
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375832192
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #13: Pilgrims
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #27: Thanksgiving on Thursday
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #27: Thanksgiving on Thursday, they had lots of questions. What was it like to sail on the Mayflower? Why did the Pilgrims choose Plymouth? How did they survive in their new home?... Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #13: Pilgrims
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #13: Pilgrims
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375932199
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #13: Pilgrims
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #27: Thanksgiving on Thursday
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $12.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #27: Thanksgiving on Thursday, they had lots of questions. What was it like to sail on the Mayflower? Why did the Pilgrims choose Plymouth? How did they survive in their new home?... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Discovering African American Art for Children
Discovering African American Art for Children
Written by James Haywood Rolling Jr.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781890674076
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Discovering African American Art for Children

Written by James Haywood Rolling Jr.


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2005
Price: $16.95

COME LOOK WITH ME: DISCOVERING AFRICAN AMERICAN ART FOR CHILDREN introduces children to twelve magnificent works of art. The artwork presented in this book is a small representation of a very remarkable effort by African Americans in the United States during the twentieth century to portray our developing self-image as citizens... Read more >
Freedom Struggle
Freedom Struggle
Written by Ann Rossi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792278283
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Freedom Struggle
The Anti-Slavery Movement 1830-1865
Written by Ann Rossi


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2005
Price: $12.95

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Freedom Struggle
Freedom Struggle
Written by Ann Rossi
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792280613
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Freedom Struggle
The Anti-Slavery Movement 1830-1865
Written by Ann Rossi


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2005
Price: $21.90

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