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They Stood Alone!
They Stood Alone!
Written by Sandra Mcleod Humphrey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616144852
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They Stood Alone!
25 Men and Women Who Made a Difference
Written by Sandra Mcleod Humphrey


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $14.00

Nicolaus Copernicus and Elizabeth Cady Stanton are just two of the twenty-five extraordinary men and women whom you will have a chance to meet in this inspiring book that explores and celebrates people who had the courage to follow their own convictions, even when everyone around them said they were wrong... Read more >
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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
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ISBN: 9780307976604
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2011
Price: $9.99

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 >
Hudson
Hudson
Written by Janice Weaver, Illustrated by David Craig
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ISBN: 9781770490963
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Hudson

Written by Janice Weaver
Illustrated by David Craig


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 9, 2011
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History has not been kind to Henry Hudson. He's been dismissed as a short-tempered man who played favorites with his crew and had an unstoppable ambition and tenacity. Although he gave his name to a mighty river, an important strait, and a huge bay, today he is remembered more for the... Read more >
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Outbreak! Plagues That Changed History
Outbreak! Plagues That Changed History
Written by Bryn Barnard
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ISBN: 9780307489258
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Outbreak! Plagues That Changed History

Written by Bryn Barnard


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2011
Price: $9.99

Did the Black Death destroy the feudal system? Did cholera pave the way for modern Manhattan? Did yellow fever help end the slave trade? Remarkably, the answer to all of these questions is yes. Time and again, diseases have impacted the course of human history in surprisingly powerful ways. From influenza... Read more >
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Born and Bred in the Great Depression
Born and Bred in the Great Depression
Written by Jonah Winter, Illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root
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ISBN: 9780375983856
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Born and Bred in the Great Depression

Written by Jonah Winter
Illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $10.99

East Texas, the 1930s—the Great Depression. Award-winning author Jonah Winter's father grew up with seven siblings in a tiny house on the edge of town. In this picture book, Winter shares his family history in a lyrical text that is clear, honest, and utterly accessible to young readers, accompanied by Kimberly... Read more >
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Born and Bred in the Great Depression
Born and Bred in the Great Depression
Written by Jonah Winter, Illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375861970
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Born and Bred in the Great Depression

Written by Jonah Winter
Illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $17.99

East Texas, the 1930s—the Great Depression. Award-winning author Jonah Winter's father grew up with seven siblings in a tiny house on the edge of town. In this picture book, Winter shares his family history in a lyrical text that is clear, honest, and utterly accessible to young readers, accompanied by Kimberly... Read more >
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From Then to Now
From Then to Now
Written by Christopher Moore, Illustrated by Andrej Krystoforski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770491205
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From Then to Now
A Short History of the World
Written by Christopher Moore
Illustrated by Andrej Krystoforski


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 5, 2011
Price: $13.99

Just 50,000 years ago, our hunter-gatherer ancestors ventured off the African savannah and into the wider world. Now, our technology reaches far out into the cosmos. How did we get to where we are today?

With lively text and colorful illustrations, From Then to Now explains how individual societies struggled to find... Read more >
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American Patriots: A Young People's Edition
American Patriots: A Young People's Edition
Written by Gail Lumet Buckley, Adapted by Tonya Bolden
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ISBN: 9780307800169
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American Patriots: A Young People's Edition
The Story of Blacks in the Military from the Revolution to Desert Storm
Written by Gail Lumet Buckley
Adapted by Tonya Bolden


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2011
Price: $9.99

They fought on Lexington Green the first morning of the Revolution and survived the bitter cold winter at Valley Forge. They stormed San Juan Hill with Theodore Roosevelt’s Rough Riders and manned an anti-aircraft gun at Pearl Harbor. They are the black Americans who fought, often in foreign lands, for freedoms... Read more >
Who Do You Think You Are? Be a Family Tree Detective
Who Do You Think You Are? Be a Family Tree Detective
Written by Dan Waddell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763655471
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Who Do You Think You Are? Be a Family Tree Detective

Written by Dan Waddell


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $19.99

Become a family tree detective and uncover your family heritage!

Names, eye color, hair color, nose size, personality--all can be passed down from one family member to the next. This compelling activity book gives kids the tools to investigate, discover, and preserve family secrets and treasures. Tips and ideas run the gamut... Read more >
1862: Fredericksburg
1862: Fredericksburg
Written by Karen Kostyal, Photographed by Lori Epstein
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426308369
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1862: Fredericksburg
A New Look at a Bitter Civil War Battle
Written by Karen Kostyal
Photographed by Lori Epstein


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $27.90

Through National Geographic’s heart-stopping you-are-there reenactment photography and in-depth research and reporting, readers will be transported back to this key episode in our nation’s history. Considered Lee’s “most one-sided victory of the war,” Fredericksburg was a significant turning point in the Civil War. 1862 takes a new look at the battle... Read more >
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1862: Fredericksburg
1862: Fredericksburg
Written by Karen Kostyal, Photographed by Lori Epstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426308352
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1862: Fredericksburg
A New Look at a Bitter Civil War Battle
Written by Karen Kostyal
Photographed by Lori Epstein


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $17.95

Through National Geographic’s heart-stopping you-are-there reenactment photography and in-depth research and reporting, readers will be transported back to this key episode in our nation’s history. Considered Lee’s “most one-sided victory of the war,” Fredericksburg was a significant turning point in the Civil War.1862 takes a new look at the battle and provides... 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: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763653088
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Ancient Egypt: Tales of Gods and Pharaohs

Written by Marcia Williams
Illustrated by Marcia Williams


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $16.99

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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Baby Mammoth Mummy: Frozen in Time
Baby Mammoth Mummy: Frozen in Time
Written by Christopher Sloan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426308659
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Baby Mammoth Mummy: Frozen in Time
A Prehistoric Animal's Journey into the 21st Century
Written by Christopher Sloan


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $17.95

Meet Lyuba—the most perfectly preserved baby mammoth ever discovered! Found lying along a riverside 31,000 years after her birth, Lyuba provides a never-before-seen view of prehistoric life in Siberia. Together with award-winning author Christopher Sloan, kids learn the story of her discovery by the indigenous Nenet people and peak inside Lyuba’s... Read more >
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Baby Mammoth Mummy: Frozen in Time
Baby Mammoth Mummy: Frozen in Time
Written by Christopher Sloan
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ISBN: 9781426308666
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Baby Mammoth Mummy: Frozen in Time
A Prehistoric Animal's Journey into the 21st Century
Written by Christopher Sloan


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $26.90

Meet Lyuba—the most perfectly preserved baby mammoth ever discovered! Found lying along a riverside 31,000 years after her birth, Lyuba provides a never-before-seen view of prehistoric life in Siberia. Together with award-winning author Christopher Sloan, kids learn the story of her discovery by the indigenous Nenet people and peak inside Lyuba’s... Read more >
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Franklin and Winston
Franklin and Winston
Written by Douglas Wood, Illustrated by Barry Moser
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763633837
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Franklin and Winston
A Christmas That Changed the World
Written by Douglas Wood
Illustrated by Barry Moser


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $16.99

A compelling look at two leaders who held the world's fate in their hands-- and the holiday visit that sealed a friendship and steered the course of World War II.

At the height of World War II, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Prime Minister Winston Churchill held an extraordinary month-long visit, during... Read more >
Witches
The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem
Written by Rosalyn Schanzer


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $16.95

Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor Book

2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC

NCSS—Notable Social Studies Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 2012

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

SLJ’s 100 Magnificent Children’s Books of 2011

Chicago Public Library Best of the Best 2011

In the little colonial town of Salem Village, Massachusetts, two girls began... Read more >
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Witches
Witches
Written by Rosalyn Schanzer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426308697
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Witches
The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem
Written by Rosalyn Schanzer


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
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Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor Book

2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC

NCSS—Notable Social Studies Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 2012

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

SLJ’s 100 Magnificent Children’s Books of 2011

Chicago Public Library Best of the Best 2011

In the little colonial town of Salem Village, Massachusetts, two girls began... Read more >
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Witches
Witches
Written by Rosalyn Schanzer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426308703
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Witches
The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem
Written by Rosalyn Schanzer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 144 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $27.90

Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor Book

2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC

NCSS—Notable Social Studies Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 2012

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

SLJ’s 100 Magnificent Children’s Books of 2011

Chicago Public Library Best of the Best 2011 

In the little colonial town of Salem Village, Massachusetts, two girls began... Read more >
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The Mysteries of Angkor Wat
The Mysteries of Angkor Wat
Written by Richard Sobol
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763641665
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The Mysteries of Angkor Wat

Written by Richard Sobol


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $17.99

What mysteries hide inside this ancient Cambodian temple? When local children lead the author through the ruins, he discovers a little-known secret.

In 1100 CE, the mighty Khmer people of Cambodia built the world's largest religious monument: the sprawling stone temple of Angkor Wat. Now, thousands visit the crumbling ruins each year... Read more >
September 11, 2001
September 11, 2001
Written by Wilborn Hampton
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ISBN: 9780763657673
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September 11, 2001
Attack on New York City
Written by Wilborn Hampton


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $12.99

The award-winning Wilborn Hampton recounts one horrifying day in history through the eyes of several who experienced it firsthand.

A blind man and his dog struggling to escape from the burning North Tower, a company of firefighters risking their lives to help with the evacuation, an ordinary citizen turned rescue worker sifting... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #24: Dog Heroes
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #24: Dog Heroes
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375860126
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #24: Dog Heroes
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #46: Dogs in the Dead of Night
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #46: Dogs in the Dead of Night, they had lots of questions. How do St. Bernards help find avalanche survivors?... Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #24: Dog Heroes
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #24: Dog Heroes
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375960123
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #24: Dog Heroes
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #46: Dogs in the Dead of Night
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $12.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #46: Dogs in the Dead of Night, they had lots of questions. How do St. Bernards help find avalanche survivors?... Read more >
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China: Land of Dragons and Emperors
China: Land of Dragons and Emperors
Written by Adeline Yen Mah
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385737494
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China: Land of Dragons and Emperors

Written by Adeline Yen Mah


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $8.99

A fascinating book about the history and culture of China.

The history of China spans thousands of years. Journey through China in this fascinating and absorbing book: discover the land of dragons and emperors, and learn about the significance of its ancient dynasties. Countless tools and materials that people have used every... Read more >
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Lady Liberty
Lady Liberty
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653019
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Lady Liberty
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2011
Price: $7.99

A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail.

"Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift."

It begins in 1865 as a romantic idea, but ten years later Édouard... Read more >
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Our Flag
Our Flag
Written by Carl Memling
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375988691
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Our Flag

Written by Carl Memling


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2011
Price: $3.99

The youngest readers will enjoy this concise but informative history of the American flag with beautiful and exciting illlustrations of colonial life, Betsy Ross and George Washington, Fort McHenry, and more! Included are illustrated instructions on flag etiquette, as well as the Pledge of Allegiance.


From the Hardcover edition. Read more >
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