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The Search for El Dorado (Totally True Adventures)

By: Lois Miner Huey

Was the City of Gold a real place? Treasure seekers and mystery readers alike will love this action-packed Totally True Adventure.   Towers of gold! Glittering streets! Jewels, coins, and more! Early...

Round Buildings, Square Buildings, and Buildings that Wiggle Like a Fish

By: Philip M. Isaacson

What do we see when we look at a building? From the classical Parthenon in Greece to the simple fisherman's shacks in New England to the post-modernist Pompidou Center in France, Philip Isaacson explores...

Take a Hike, Teddy Roosevelt!

By: Frank Murphy
illustrated by: Richard Walz

A Step 3 Step into Reading Biography Reader about Teddy Roosevelt and his efforts to protect our environment and establish national parks. Teddy battled asthma all his life, and the list of things he shouldn’t...


Vikings

By: Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce; illustrated Carlo Molinari

The bestselling nonfiction companions to the Magic Tree House books!   When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #15: Viking Ships at Sunrise, they had lots of questions....

Sharks and Other Predators

By: Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce; illustrated Carlo Molinari

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!   When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #53: Shadow of the Shark, they had lots of questions. How many teeth do sharks have? What...

The Great Houdini

By: Monica Kulling
illustrated by: Anne Reas

Harry Houdini was a great escape artist, but perhaps his greatest trick was becoming the famous magician that we have come to know. As a child, Houdini worked hard--and even quit school--to help support...


FDR and the American Crisis

By: Albert Marrin

The definitive biography of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt for young adult readers, from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin, is a must-have for anyone searching for President's Day reading....

China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall

By: Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce; illustrated Carlo Molinari

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!   When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House® #14: Day of the Dragon King, they had lots of questions. Who was the Dragon King?...

Thomas Paine

By: Albert Marrin

From National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin comes a compelling look at the life and impact of Thomas Paine and the profound power of ideas.Uneducated as a boy, Thomas Paine grew up to become one of...