"It will . . . sweep readers away." --Kirkus Reviews
"Henry's lush, digital artwork depicts the splendors of eighteenth-century France . . . a good addition to units on aviation and inventors." --Booklist
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.
Twins Josh and Emma Binkerton swore they'd never return to the Good Times Travel Agency. Only now, a terrible storm has driven them and their little sister, Libby, right through its doors. Worse, Libby's opened another of Julian T. Pettigrew's guidebooks, and the Binkertons find themselves hurtling back in time --- to the Viking Age.
Packed with action, intrigue, trickery, and love, A CHILD'S INTRODUCTION TO NORSE MYTHOLOGY acquaints kids with the original North Germanic and Scandinavian folklore behind characters like Thor and Loki, plus other gods, goddesses, giants, dwarves, and more.
$17.99ISBN: 9781481472067Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 2018
An incredibly moving picture book biography of the man behind the hymn “Amazing Grace” and the living legacy of the song Caldecott Honor–winning author Carole Boston Weatherford and award-winning illustrator Frank Morrison.
One stormy night at sea, a wayward man named John Newton feared for his life.$17.99ISBN: 9781481472456Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 25th, 2018
Meet the trailblazer and book lover who started the Shakespeare and Company bookstore in Paris, France, in this beautifully illustrated picture book that celebrates stories, reading, and the importance of sharing ideas.$4.99ISBN: 9781426332180Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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.$9.99ISBN: 9781465420572Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: DK Children - June 16th, 2014
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In Eyewitness: Titanic young readers will discover the triumphs and tragedies of this "unsinkable" luxury liner.$9.99ISBN: 9781465420497Availability: BackorderedPublished: DK Children - June 16th, 2014
Watch the past come to life in Eyewitness: Ancient Greece. From their myths and gods, to the first Olympics to the trial and execution of Socrates — explore the history, daily life, beliefs, and achievements of this amazing civilization, whose influence can still be seen today.$5.99ISBN: 9780448488677Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Workshop - October 3rd, 2017
Meet the man who created Alice, the Mad Hatter, and Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum!$14.95ISBN: 9780819849595Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Pauline Books & Media - March 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.$17.95ISBN: 9781419718724Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Harry N. Abrams - August 2nd, 2016