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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies

(Available August 5, 2014)
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763671143
Our Price: $14.99
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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.99

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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies

(Available August 5, 2014)
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671150
Our Price: $4.99
 Quantity: 1 
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $4.99

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 >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Impossible Rescue

(Available July 22, 2014)
The Impossible Rescue
Written by Martin W. Sandler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763670931
Our Price: $15.99
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The Impossible Rescue
The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure
Written by Martin W. Sandler


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $15.99

The dead of an Arctic winter. Whaling ships full of men, stranded in ice. Follow three rescuers in a race against time — and all odds — in this heartpounding true adventure.

In 1897, whaling in the Arctic waters off Alaska’s coast was as dangerous as it was lucrative. And in that... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385753401
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $10.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780307981530
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $22.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307981523
Our Price: $19.99
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Stolen into Slavery
Stolen into Slavery
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318351
Our Price: $9.99
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Stolen into Slavery
The True Story of Solomon Northup, Free Black Man
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $9.99

The true story behind the acclaimed movie 12 Years a Slave, this book is based on the life of Solomon Northup, a free black man from New York who was captured in the United States and sold into slavery in Louisiana.
 
Solomon Northup awoke in the middle of the night... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Cause
Cause
Written by Tonya Bolden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375827969
Our Price: $11.99
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Cause
Reconstruction America 1863-1877
Written by Tonya Bolden


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $11.99

After the destruction of the Civil War, the United States faced the immense challenge of rebuilding a ravaged South and incorporating millions of freed slaves into the life of the nation. On April 11, 1865, President Lincoln introduced his plan for reconstruction, warning that the coming years would be “fraught with... Read more >
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Cause
Cause
Written by Tonya Bolden
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307792884
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Cause
Reconstruction America 1863-1877
Written by Tonya Bolden


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $9.99

After the destruction of the Civil War, the United States faced the immense challenge of rebuilding a ravaged South and incorporating millions of freed slaves into the life of the nation. On April 11, 1865, President Lincoln introduced his plan for reconstruction, warning that the coming years would be “fraught with... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Under the Freedom Tree
Under the Freedom Tree
Written by Susan VanHecke, Illustrated by London Ladd
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580895507
Our Price: $16.95
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Under the Freedom Tree

Written by Susan VanHecke
Illustrated by London Ladd


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

Taut free verse tells the little-known story of the first contraband camp of the Civil War—seen by some historians as the "beginning of the end of slavery in America." One night in 1861, three escaped slaves made their way from the Confederate line to a Union-held fort. The runaways were declared... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Abraham Lincoln
National Geographic Readers: Abraham Lincoln
Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426310850
Our Price: $3.99
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National Geographic Readers: Abraham Lincoln

Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2012
Price: $3.99

The most effective method used to influence children to read is to incorporate the information that interests them the most. National Geographic Readers are educational, high-interest, and comprehensive for children. In this title, readers will learn about the fascinating life and legacy of our 16th President of the United States, Abraham... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Abraham Lincoln
National Geographic Readers: Abraham Lincoln
Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310867
Our Price: $13.90
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National Geographic Readers: Abraham Lincoln

Written by Caroline Crosson Gilpin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2012
Price: $13.90

The most effective method used to influence children to read is to incorporate the information that interests them the most. National Geographic Readers are educational, high-interest, and comprehensive for children. In this title, readers will learn about the fascinating life and legacy of our 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Impossible Rescue
The Impossible Rescue
Written by Martin W. Sandler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763650803
Our Price: $22.99
 Quantity: 1 
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The Impossible Rescue
The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure
Written by Martin W. Sandler


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $22.99

The dead of an Arctic winter. Whaling ships full of men, stranded in ice. Follow three rescuers in a race against time — and all odds — in this heartpounding true adventure.

In 1897, whaling in the Arctic waters off Alaska’s coast was as dangerous as it was lucrative. And in that... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner
Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Richard Walz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375980084
Our Price: $3.99
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Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner

Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Richard Walz


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $3.99

Francis Scott Key was a very busy man. He and his wife had 11 children. He was a lawyer and many people came to him for advice. But whenever he had a moment, he would jot down a line of poetry. He loved writing poems. When the War of 1812 broke...

Read more >
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Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner
Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Richard Walz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375867255
Our Price: $3.99
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Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner

Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Richard Walz


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $3.99

Francis Scott Key was a very busy man. He and his wife had 11 children. He was a lawyer and many people came to him for advice. But whenever he had a moment, he would jot down a line of poetry. He loved writing poems. When the War of 1812 broke...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Stolen into Slavery
Stolen into Slavery
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426309373
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
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Stolen into Slavery
The True Story of Solomon Northup, Free Black Man
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $18.95

The true story behind the acclaimed movie 12 Years a Slave, this book is based on the life of Solomon Northup, a free black man from New York who was captured in the United States and sold into slavery in Louisiana.
 
Solomon Northup awoke in the middle of the night... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Stolen into Slavery
The True Story of Solomon Northup, Free Black Man
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $9.99

The true story behind the acclaimed movie 12 Years a Slave, this book is based on the life of Solomon Northup, a free black man from New York who was captured in the United States and sold into slavery in Louisiana.
 
Solomon Northup awoke in the middle of the night... Read more >
Stolen into Slavery
Stolen into Slavery
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426309380
Our Price: $27.90
 Quantity: 1 
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Stolen into Slavery
The True Story of Solomon Northup, Free Black Man
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $27.90

The true story behind the acclaimed movie 12 Years a Slave, this book is based on the life of Solomon Northup, a free black man from New York who was captured in the United States and sold into slavery in Louisiana.
 
Solomon Northup awoke in the middle of the night... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Lady Liberty
Lady Liberty
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653019
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
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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 >
Also available as a hardcover.
Wheels of Change
Wheels of Change
Written by Sue Macy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307614
Our Price: $18.95
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Wheels of Change
How Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way)
Written by Sue Macy


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $18.95

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

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

Finalist YALSA Excellence in Non Fiction for Young Adults

SLJ’s 100 Magnificent Children’s Books of 2011

Amelia Bloomer List

Take a lively look at women's history from aboard a bicycle, which granted females the freedom of mobility and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Wheels of Change
Wheels of Change
Written by Sue Macy
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307621
Our Price: $27.90
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Wheels of Change
How Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way)
Written by Sue Macy


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 96 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $27.90

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

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

Finalist YALSA Excellence in Non Fiction for Young Adults

SLJ’s 100 Magnificent Children’s Books of 2011

Amelia Bloomer List

Take a lively look at women's history from aboard a bicycle, which granted females the freedom of mobility and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Battle of Nashville
The Battle of Nashville
Written by Benson Bobrick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375848872
Our Price: $19.99
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The Battle of Nashville

Written by Benson Bobrick


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $19.99

A dynamic Civil War book with a fresh angle from an award-winning writer.  Bobrick profiles General George H. Thomas, an overlooked scion of the Civil War, and shows the military choices that saved the Union.  Also examined are President Lincoln, the causes of the war and the various personalities who have... Read more >
Calico Dorsey
Calico Dorsey
Written by Susan Lendroth, Illustrated by Adam Gustavson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582463186
Our Price: $16.99
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Calico Dorsey

Written by Susan Lendroth
Illustrated by Adam Gustavson


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $16.99

Neither rain, nor snow, nor gloom of night kept this poch from his appointed rounds!

Back in the 1880s, when the Old West boomed with the rush for gold and silver, the miners of Calico, California, needed a mail carrier they could count on.  And they found him in a Border...

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How to Get Rich on a Texas Cattle Drive
How to Get Rich on a Texas Cattle Drive
Written by Tod Olson, Illustrated by Scott Allred and Gregory Proch
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426305245
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How to Get Rich on a Texas Cattle Drive
In Which I Tell the Honest Truth About Rampaging Rustlers, Stampeding Steers and Other Fateful Hazards on the Wild Chisolm Trail
Written by Tod Olson
Illustrated by Scott Allred and Gregory Proch


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $18.95

How to Get Rich on a Texas Cattle Drive follows the adventures of a 15-year-old cowhand on the famous Chisholm Trail through Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas, as he battles stampedes, rustlers, angry Comanche braves, territorial Kansas farmers, and half a continent’s worth of dust. With a combination of tongue-in-cheek humor and... Read more >
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How to Get Rich on a Texas Cattle Drive
How to Get Rich on a Texas Cattle Drive
Written by Tod Olson, Illustrated by Scott Allred and Gregory Proch
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426305252
Our Price: $27.90
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How to Get Rich on a Texas Cattle Drive
In Which I Tell the Honest Truth About Rampaging Rustlers, Stampeding Steers and Other Fateful Hazards on the Wild Chisolm Trail
Written by Tod Olson
Illustrated by Scott Allred and Gregory Proch


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $27.90

How to Get Rich on a Texas Cattle Drive follows the adventures of a 15-year-old cowhand on the famous Chisholm Trail through Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas, as he battles stampedes, rustlers, angry Comanche braves, territorial Kansas farmers, and half a continent’s worth of dust. With a combination of tongue-in-cheek humor and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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