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The Pilgrims at Plymouth

By: Lucille Recht Penner
illustrated by: S.D. Schindler

Life on the Mayflower was harsh. When the Pilgrims reached America, things got even worse. More than half the Pilgrims died the first winter. Luckily, the Pilgrims made friends with the Indians who lived...

Twisters!

By: Lucille Recht Penner
Illustrated by: Allen Garns

Reading on your own One moment, it is sunny and calm. The next moment, a whirling black funnel cloud touches down. Take cover! It’s a twister!This classic Step into Reading science title is brimming...

The True Story of Pocahontas

By: Lucille Recht Penner

Illus. in full color. Filled with suspense, romance, and historical details, here's a very young biography of the Powhatan Indian princess who played a vital role in early Colonial and Native American...


Jerusalem Sky

By: Mark Podwal

Jerusalem–ancient home to Jews, Christians, and Muslims–is blanketed by a sky like no other. According to legend, the Jerusalem sky held off the rains for seven years while King Solomon built...

The Encyclopedia of Preserved People

By: Natalie Jane Prior

Preserved people can tell us things that skeletons can't-hairstyles and tattoos can tell us what people looked like, full stomachs can tell us what thev ate, and autopsies can reveal what diseases they...

Joan of Arc

By: Josephine Poole, illustrated by Angela Barrett

Now in paperback, the enthralling true story of Joan of Arc told in the voice of a gifted storyteller, with sumptuous illustrations.


Liberty!

By: Lucille Recht Penner
illustrated by: David Wenzel

How the Revolutionary War BeganThe American colonists were fed up with British law. They refused to buy English goods. They formed a militia of tradesmen and farmers ready to fight at a moment’s...

The Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt

By: Elizabeth Payne

For more than 3,000 years, Egypt was a great civilization that thrived along the banks of the Nile River. But when its cities crumbled to dust, Egypt’s culture and the secrets of its hieroglyphic...

The Time Hackers

By: Gary Paulsen

You ever open your locker and find that some joker has left something really weird inside?Seventh-grader Dorso Clayman opens his locker door to find a dead body.Thirty seconds later it disappears. It’s...