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Ada Lovelace: My First Ada Lovelace (Little People, BIG DREAMS #10) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781786032591
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - February 5th, 2019

This board book version of Ada Lovelace—an international bestseller from the beloved Little People, BIG DREAMS series—introduces the youngest dreamers to the world's first computer programmer.

As a child, Ada had a big imagination and a talent for mathematics. She grew up in a noble household in England, where she dedicated herself to studying.


Where Is the Kremlin? (Where Is?) Cover Image
By Deborah Hopkinson, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781524789749
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Published: Penguin Workshop - May 21st, 2019

Get the inside story on the famous fortress in the heart of Moscow that has withstood fires, invaders, and revolutions for almost seven hundred years.


Three Days at the Brink: Young Readers' Edition: FDR's Daring Gamble to Win World War II Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062915375
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Published: HarperCollins - October 22nd, 2019

This young readers’ edition from New York Times bestselling author and Fox News anchor Bret Baier dives into the first of the secret World War II meetings between President Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin, which would shape the world for decades to come.


Miep and the Most Famous Diary: The Woman Who Rescued Anne Frank's Diary Cover Image
By Meeg Pincus, Jordi Solano (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534110250
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Published: Sleeping Bear Press - August 15th, 2019

Winner - Best of 2019 Kids Books - Most Inspiring Category

The story of Anne Frank and her diary is one of the world's most important and well-known, but less is known about the woman who sheltered Anne and her family for years and, ultimately, rescued Anne's diary from Nazi clutches. Miep Gies was a woman who rose to bravery when humanity needed it and risked everything for her neighbors.


Nothing Stopped Sophie: The Story of Unshakable Mathematician Sophie Germain Cover Image
By Cheryl Bardoe, Barbara McClintock (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316278201
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 12th, 2018

The true story of eighteenth-century mathematician Sophie Germain, who solved the unsolvable to achieve her dream.


Who Was Henry VIII? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Ellen Labrecque, Who HQ, Jake Murray (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448488547
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 6th, 2018

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Travel to the age of the Renaissance and learn why Henry VIII is one of the most famous kings in English history.


Can't You Make Them Behave, King George? Cover Image
By Jean Fritz, Margot Tomes (Illustrator), Tomie dePaola (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780698114029
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Published: Puffin Books - September 9th, 1996

This entertaining volume, by Newbery Honor-winning author Jean Fritz, sheds light on the life of England's King George III. 


National Geographic Readers: Vikings (L2) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781426332180
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Published: National Geographic Children's Books - July 24th, 2018

Meet the seafaring adventurers, storytellers, and famous figures of Norse history in this new Leveled Reader, perfect for independent readers and kids who love learning about ancient cultures.

Learn how the Vikings lived, worked, and played (...and pillaged!). Explore the rich history, culture, mythology and newest findings of the ever interesting Viking world.


Living in . . . Russia (Living in...) Cover Image
By Jesse Burton, Tom Woolley (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534417656
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Published: Simon Spotlight - May 1st, 2018

Discover what it’s like to grow up in Russia in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 2 Ready-to-Read, part of a series all about kids just like you in countries around the world!

Zdravstvuyte! My name is Katia, and I’m a kid just like you living in Russia. Russia is a massive country, located in two continents—Europe and Asia.


The Butterfly Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142413067
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Published: Puffin Books - February 5th, 2009

Ever since the Nazis marched into Monique?s small French village, terrorizing it, nothing surprises her, until the night Monique encounters ?the little ghost? sitting at the end of her bed. She turns out to be a girl named Sevrine, who has been hiding from the Nazis in Monique?s basement.


Mary and the Little Shepherds of Fatima Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780819849595
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Published: Pauline Books & Media - March 1st, 2017

Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the apparitions at F tima, Portugal with this charmingly illustrated true story designed to delight and educate children ages 5 to 8. Answering the Blessed Mother's call to pray the Rosary and make small sacrifices to help bring an end to World War I, Francisco, Jacinta, and Lucia faced persecution and doubt with unwavering faith and confidence.


Where Is Stonehenge? (Where Is?) Cover Image
By True Kelley, Who HQ, John Hinderliter (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448486932
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Published: Penguin Workshop - September 6th, 2016

Unravel some of the riddles of Stonehenge, one of the most famous and mysterious monuments in the world!


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