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The Romans: Gods, Emperors, and Dormice
The Romans: Gods, Emperors, and Dormice
Written by Marcia Williams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763665814
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The Romans: Gods, Emperors, and Dormice

Written by Marcia Williams


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

With her signature comic-strip style, Marcia Williams takes us behind the scenes of some of ancient Rome’s most famous moments.

Meet Dormeo: gladiator, dormouse, berry-nibbler, and guide to ancient Rome. He’s about to lead a tour — from the temperamental gods and goddesses of Mount Olympus to the wolf-raised Romulus and Remus... Read more >
Mayflower 1620
Mayflower 1620
Written by Plimoth Plantation, Peter Arenstam, John Kemp, Catherine O'Neill Grace and Sisse Brimberg
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426316319
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Mayflower 1620
A New Look at a Pilgrim Voyage
Written by Plimoth Plantation, Peter Arenstam, John Kemp, Catherine O'Neill Grace and Sisse Brimberg


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $27.00

Plimoth Plantation and the National Geographic Society come together to tell the true story behind the legendary voyage of the Mayflower. A meticulously researched work, Mayflower 1620 offers children a compelling, fresh account of this much-told story.

Vibrant photography of a rare reenactment using the Mayflower II leads readers imaginatively into... Read more >
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Pandemic Survival
Pandemic Survival
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake, Illustrated by Bill Slavin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492684
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Pandemic Survival
It's Why You're Alive
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake
Illustrated by Bill Slavin


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $22.95

The Black Death. Yellow Fever. Smallpox. History is full of gruesome pandemics, and surviving those pandemics has shaped our society and way of life. Every person today is alive because of an ancestor who survived--and surviving our current and future pandemics, like SARS, AIDS, bird flu or a new and unknown... Read more >
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Pandemic Survival
Pandemic Survival
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake, Illustrated by Bill Slavin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770494992
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Pandemic Survival
It's Why You're Alive
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake
Illustrated by Bill Slavin


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $11.99

The Black Death. Yellow Fever. Smallpox. History is full of gruesome pandemics, and surviving those pandemics has shaped our society and way of life. Every person today is alive because of an ancestor who survived--and surviving our current and future pandemics, like SARS, AIDS, bird flu or a new and unknown... Read more >
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With a Mighty Hand
With a Mighty Hand
Written by Amy Ehrlich, Illustrated by Daniel Nevins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763643959
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With a Mighty Hand
The Story in the Torah
Written by Amy Ehrlich
Illustrated by Daniel Nevins


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $29.99

Amy Ehrlich retains the beauty, drama, and mystery of the Torah in this unique adaptation, gorgeously illustrated with paintings by Daniel Nevins.

The Torah is the first five books of the Hebrew Bible, which Christians call the Old Testament. It tells the story of the beginning of the Jewish people and their... Read more >
Larry Gets Lost in Prehistoric Times: From Dinosaurs to the Stone Age
Larry Gets Lost in Prehistoric Times: From Dinosaurs to the Stone Age
Written by John Skewes and Andrew Fox, Illustrated by John Skewes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570618628
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Larry Gets Lost in Prehistoric Times: From Dinosaurs to the Stone Age

Written by John Skewes and Andrew Fox
Illustrated by John Skewes


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $16.99

This is a first in a new Larry Gets Lost series that features adventures back through time. In Larry the lovable pup's latest adventure, he falls asleep at home next to Pete (who is reading a book about dinosaurs) and travels back in time, waking up in the pre-historic era! Starting... Read more >
Terezin
Terezin
Written by Ruth Thomson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763664664
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Terezin
Voices from the Holocaust
Written by Ruth Thomson


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $9.99

Through inmates’ own voices and artwork, Terezín explores the lives of Jewish people in one of the most infamous of the Nazi transit camps.

Between 1941 and 1945, Nazi Germany turned the small town of Terezín, Czechoslovakia, into a ghetto, and then into a transit camp for thousands of Jewish people. It... Read more >
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Ancient Animals: Terror Bird
Ancient Animals: Terror Bird
Written by Sarah L. Thomson, Illustrated by Andrew Plant
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893992
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Ancient Animals: Terror Bird

Written by Sarah L. Thomson
Illustrated by Andrew Plant


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $5.95

There are a lot of large birds that inhabit our world today—the albatross, the condor, the emperor penguin. But none of these compare to the terror bird: a bird of prey that roamed ancient South America over fifteen million years ago. The terror bird could stand as tall as a basket... Read more >
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Ancient Animals: Terror Bird
Ancient Animals: Terror Bird
Written by Sarah L. Thomson, Illustrated by Andrew Plant
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893985
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Ancient Animals: Terror Bird

Written by Sarah L. Thomson
Illustrated by Andrew Plant


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $12.95

There are a lot of large birds that inhabit our world today—the albatross, the condor, the emperor penguin. But none of these compare to the terror bird: a bird of prey that roamed ancient South America over fifteen million years ago. The terror bird could stand as tall as a basket... 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 >
If You Were Raised by a Dinosaur
If You Were Raised by a Dinosaur
Written by Isabella Brooklyn, Illustrated by Haude Levesque
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781623540159
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If You Were Raised by a Dinosaur

Written by Isabella Brooklyn
Illustrated by Haude Levesque


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $9.95

What would it have been like to be a dinosaur baby long, long ago?

Every boy and girl dreams of seeing a dinosaur . . . but what about BEING one? Maybe a baby with Tyrannosaurus Rex as a mom? Or a gentler giant who preferred munching leaves? With lots of fascinating... Read more >
Child of the Civil Rights Movement
Child of the Civil Rights Movement
Written by Paula Young Shelton, Illustrated by Raul Colon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385376068
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Child of the Civil Rights Movement

Written by Paula Young Shelton
Illustrated by Raul Colon


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $7.99

In this Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Book of the Year, Paula Young Shelton, daughter of Civil Rights activist Andrew Young, brings a child’s unique perspective to an important chapter in America’s history. Paula grew up in the deep south, in a world where whites had and blacks did... Read more >
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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 >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Queenie: One Elephant's Story
Queenie: One Elephant's Story
Written by Corinne Fenton, Illustrated by Peter Gouldthorpe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763663759
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Queenie: One Elephant's Story

Written by Corinne Fenton
Illustrated by Peter Gouldthorpe


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $16.99

The true story of one of the most famous elephants of all time: Queenie, the gentle Indian elephant.

Evoking a time when elephants were giving rides in zoos all around the world, the true story of Queenie follows her from her birth in an Indian jungle to Australia’s Melbourne Zoo, where she... Read more >
A Boy Named FDR
A Boy Named FDR
Written by Kathleen Krull, Illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307982520
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A Boy Named FDR
How Franklin D. Roosevelt Grew Up to Change America
Written by Kathleen Krull
Illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $10.99

Franklin D. Roosevelt was born into one of the wealthiest families in America, yet this ultimate rich kid grew up to do more for ordinary Americans than any other president. This appealing picture book biography shows how, from childhood on, FDR  was compassionate, cheerful, determined, and enormously likable. Though he had...

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The Genius of Islam
The Genius of Islam
Written by Bryn Barnard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780449814949
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The Genius of Islam
How Muslims Made the Modern World
Written by Bryn Barnard


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $10.99

The Middle Ages were a period of tremendous cultural and scientific advancement in the Islamic Empire—ideas and inventions that shaped our world. 
Did you know that:
• The numbers you use every day (Arabic numerals!) are a Muslim invention?
• The marching band you hear at football games has its roots in the... Read more >
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Rome: A 3D Keepsake Cityscape
Rome: A 3D Keepsake Cityscape
Written by Kristyna Litten, Illustrated by Kristyna Litten
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763664152
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Rome: A 3D Keepsake Cityscape

Written by Kristyna Litten
Illustrated by Kristyna Litten


Format: Hardcover, 15 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $8.99

Whether you’re dreaming of visiting Italy’s capital city or wish to remember it forever, here is an exquisite slip-cased memento.

When in Rome, do as the Romans do — but when you’re away, you’re invited to take a vicarious tour with the help of this concertina-style guide. From St. Peter’s Basilica to... Read more >
Bomb
Bomb
Written by Steve Sheinkin, Read by Roy Samuelson
Format: Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804122184
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Bomb
The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon
Written by Steve Sheinkin
Read by Roy Samuelson


Format: Compact Disc
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $39.00

In December of 1938, a chemist in a German laboratory made a shocking discovery: When placed next to radioactive material, a Uranium atom split in two. That simple discovery launched a scientific race that spanned 3 continents. In Great Britain and the United States, Soviet spies worked their way into the... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Battles
National Geographic Kids Everything Battles
Written by John Perritano and James Spears
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426311000
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National Geographic Kids Everything Battles
Arm Yourself with Fierce Photos and Fascinating Facts
Written by John Perritano and James Spears


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $12.95

NG Kids Everything Battles captures all of the action and valor of the battlefield, as well as the trappings that go with it. Kids will browse eye-popping photographs and illustrations, as they peruse fascinating facts and information about armor, weapon, uniforms, technology, military jets, battleships, military technology, top secret intellgence... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Everything Battles
National Geographic Kids Everything Battles
Written by John Perritano and James Spears
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426311017
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National Geographic Kids Everything Battles
Arm Yourself with Fierce Photos and Fascinating Facts
Written by John Perritano and James Spears


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $25.90

NG Kids Everything Battles captures all of the action and valor of the battlefield, as well as the trappings that go with it. Kids will browse eye-popping photographs and illustrations, as they peruse fascinating facts and information about armor, weapon, uniforms, technology, military jets, battleships, military technology, top secret intellgence and more... Read more >
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Ancient Egypt: Tales of Gods and Pharaohs
Ancient Egypt: Tales of Gods and Pharaohs
Written by Marcia Williams, Illustrated by Marcia Williams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763663155
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Ancient Egypt: Tales of Gods and Pharaohs

Written by Marcia Williams
Illustrated by Marcia Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $7.99

With compelling comic-style illustrations, a colossus's worth of facts, and dramatic fold-out spreads, Marcia Williams brings Egyptian myths to life.

The stories of the Egyptian pharaohs and their ancient gods are full of mystery and adventure. In this retelling of nine tales of ancient Egypt, Marcia Williams uses her signature comic-strip style... Read more >
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Becoming Babe Ruth
Becoming Babe Ruth
Written by Matt Tavares, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763656461
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Becoming Babe Ruth

Written by Matt Tavares
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $16.99

Matt Tavares’s striking homage to one of baseball’s legends offers a rare view into Babe Ruth’s formative years in "the House that built Ruth."

Before he is known as the Babe, George Herman Ruth is just a boy who lives in Baltimore and gets into a lot of trouble. But when he... Read more >
There Goes Ted Williams
There Goes Ted Williams
Written by Matt Tavares, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763665579
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There Goes Ted Williams
The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived
Written by Matt Tavares
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $6.99

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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War Dogs
War Dogs
Written by Kathryn Selbert, Illustrated by Kathryn Selbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580894142
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War Dogs
Churchill and Rufus
Written by Kathryn Selbert
Illustrated by Kathryn Selbert


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $17.95

Winston Churchill, the prime minister of England during World War II, was one of the greatest wartime leaders of the modern era. While he is often likened to the English bulldog due to his tenacious personality and even his physical resemblance to the breed, Mr. Churchill was actually a devoted poodle... Read more >
Catching Fire
Catching Fire
Written by Gena K. Gorrell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490321
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Catching Fire
The Story of Firefighting
Written by Gena K. Gorrell


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $10.99

An entertaining and informative look at firefighting, from the equipment to the techniques, both in history and today. Enhanced with black and white photos, anecdotes from firefighters, and fire prevention and safety tips.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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