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“I’m one of those very lucky people who absolutely loves what they do for a living. There is no career better suited to my eccentricities, strengths, and passions than that of a children’s book author.”—Mary Pope Osborne

Mary Pope Osborne is the author of the popular Magic Tree House series. She works with her husband Will and her sister Natalie on the nonfiction companion series, Magic Tree House Research Guides. Many of her books have been named to best-books lists.


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“I grew up in the military. By the time I was 15, I had lived in Oklahoma, Austria, Florida, and four... Read More


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Dragons and Mythical Creatures
Written by Natalie Pope Boyce and Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Carlo Molinari
eBook

Track the facts about dragons, unicorns, mermaids, and more—with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #55: Night of the Ninth Dragon, they had lots of questions. What do tales about dragons have in common? Are mermaids real? How do unicorns... Read More
 





Favorite Series Starters Boxed Set
Written by J.C. Greenburg, Mary Pope Osborne, Barbara Park, Ron Roy and Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Boxed Set

Let the adventures begin!

What do the Magic Tree House, Junie B. Jones, A to Z Mysteries, Andrew Lost, and Nate the Great series have in common? Not only are the main characters spunky and lovable kids whose exciting adventures have captivated readers for decades—they’re also all found in one place in... Read More
 





Abe Lincoln at Last!
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
eBook

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

Are you ready for a presidential adventure? Jack and Annie are! They are whisked back to Washington, D.C., in 1861. Jack can’t wait to meet Abraham Lincoln himself! But the new... Read More
 





Abe Lincoln at Last!
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Hardcover

Are you ready for a presidential adventure? Jack and Annie are! They are whisked back to Washington, D.C., in 1861. Jack can’t wait to meet Abraham Lincoln himself! But the new president is too busy to see them, as he is desperately trying to save a nation in crisis. It’s a... Read More
 





Abe Lincoln at Last!
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Trade Paperback

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

Are you ready for a presidential adventure? Jack and Annie are! They are whisked back to Washington, D.C., in 1861. Jack can’t wait to meet Abraham Lincoln himself! But the... Read More
 





Abraham Lincoln
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Trade Paperback

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Getting the facts behind the fiction has never looked better.

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!


When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House... Read More
 





Abraham Lincoln
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
eBook

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Getting the facts behind the fiction has never looked better.

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!


When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House... Read More
 





Abraham Lincoln
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Hardcover Library Binding

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House Merlin Mission: Abe Lincoln at Last!, they had lots of questions. What was it like to grow up in a log cabin? How did Lincoln become president? What was his family like? Why did the US fight the... Read More
 





Afternoon on the Amazon
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
eBook

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

Vampire bats and killer ants? That's what Jack and Annie are about to run into when the Magic Tree House whisks them away to the Amazon River. It's not long... Read More
 





Afternoon on the Amazon
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Trade Paperback

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

Vampire bats and killer ants? That's what Jack and Annie are about to run into when the Magic Tree House whisks them away to the Amazon River. It's not long... Read More
 





American Revolution
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
eBook

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Getting the facts behind the fiction has never looked better.

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #22: Revolutionary War... Read More
 





American Revolution
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Trade Paperback

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Getting the facts behind the fiction has never looked better.

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #22: Revolutionary War... Read More
 





American Tall Tales
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Michael McCurdy
Hardcover

The perfect addition to every family’s home library and just right for sharing aloud, American Tall Tales introduces readers to America’s first folk heroes in nine wildly exaggerated and downright funny stories.
 
Here are Paul Bunyan, that king-sized lumberjack who could fell “ten white pines with a single swing”; John...

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American Tall Tales
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Michael McCurdy
eBook

The perfect addition to every family’s home library and just right for sharing aloud, American Tall Tales introduces readers to America’s first folk heroes in nine wildly exaggerated and downright funny stories.
 
Here are Paul Bunyan, that king-sized lumberjack who could fell “ten white pines with a single swing”; John...

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Ancient Greece and the Olympics
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
eBook

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics, they had lots of questions. What did the ancient Greeks wear? What did they do for fun? Where were the very first Olympics held? How are our... Read More
 





Ancient Greece and the Olympics
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Trade Paperback

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics, they had lots of questions. What did the ancient Greeks wear? What did they do for fun? Where were the very first Olympics held? How are our... Read More
 





Ancient Rome and Pompeii
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
eBook

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #13: Vacation Under the Volcano, they had lots of questions. How did ancient Rome become an emipre? Where did ancient Romans go for fun? What happened to the Roman town of Pompeii?...

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Ancient Rome and Pompeii
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Trade Paperback

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #13: Vacation Under the Volcano, they had lots of questions. How did ancient Rome become an emipre? Where did ancient Romans go for fun? What happened to the Roman town of Pompeii?...

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Animal Games and Puzzles
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Trade Paperback

More than two hundred animal puzzles, games, and activities for kids who love the Magic Tree House books!
 
Take a walk on the wild side with Magic Tree House® animal activities! From cobras to koalas to emperor penguins, Jack and Annie have met all kinds of animals on their adventures... Read More
 





Balto of the Blue Dawn
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
eBook

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

The magic tree house has returned and it’s taking Jack and Annie back in time to Alaska, 1925. There they meet Balto, a jet-black Siberian husky destined to save victims... Read More
 





Balto of the Blue Dawn
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Hardcover

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

The magic tree house has returned and it’s taking Jack and Annie back in time to Alaska, 1925. There they meet Balto, a jet-black Siberian husky destined to save victims... Read More
 





Balto of the Blue Dawn
Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Hardcover Library Binding

The magic tree house has returned and it’s taking Jack and Annie back in time to Alaska, 1925. There they meet Balto, a jet-black Siberian husky destined to save victims of the diphtheria epidemic. But the trail isn’t easy, and Balto is going to need Jack and Annie’s help!

Did you... Read More
 





Baseball
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Carlo Molinari
Trade Paperback

Track the facts about baseball—with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #29: A Big Day for Baseball, they had lots of questions. When was baseball invented? What are the rules? Who was Jackie Robinson? Who are some other baseball greats? Find out... Read More
 





Baseball
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Carlo Molinari
eBook

Track the facts about baseball—with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #29: A Big Day for Baseball, they had lots of questions. When was baseball invented? What are the rules? Who was Jackie Robinson? Who are some other baseball greats? Find out... Read More
 





Baseball
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Carlo Molinari
Hardcover Library Binding

Track the facts about baseball—with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #29: A Big Day for Baseball, they had lots of questions. When was baseball invented? What are the rules? Who was Jackie Robinson? Who are some other baseball greats? Find out... Read More
 

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