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The Giraffe That Walked to Paris Cover Image
By Nancy Milton, Roger Roth (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781930900677
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Published: Purple House Press - June 26th, 2013

Here is the beguiling true story of the first giraffe ever to live in Europe. The year was 1826, and the giraffe belonged to the pasha of Egypt, who decided to give her as a gift to the king of France.

The giraffe journeyed first by boat to Marseilles, then on foot through the towns and villages of France, all the way to Paris.


Mary Tudor (A Wicked History) Cover Image
$5.95
ISBN: 9780531205020
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Published: Franklin Watts - September 2008

Explore the life of Mary Tudor.

The wicked ways of some of the most ruthless rulers to walk the earth are revealed in these thrilling biographies (A Wicked History) about men and women so monstrous, they make Frankenstein look like a sweetheart.

This book chronicles the life of the first ruling queen of England.


M Is for Monocle: A Victorian Alphabet: A Victorian Alphabet Cover Image
By Greg Paprocki (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423642848
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Published: Gibbs Smith - March 2016

Introduce your brilliant babies to the ABCs with this collection of wonderfully detailed illustrations showcasing life and times in the steam-powered Victorian era.


The Secret Cave: Discovering Lascaux Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374366940
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 14th, 2010

Jacques, Jojo, Simon, and Marcel were looking for buried treasure when they explored a cave in the south of France in 1940. But the treasure inside was not what they expected, and in fact far more valuable: the walls were covered with stunning prehistoric paintings and engravings, preserved within the sealed cave for over 17,000 years.


Who Says Women Can't Be Computer Programmers?: The Story of Ada Lovelace Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781627792998
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - February 20th, 2018

A picture book biography of Ada Lovelace, the woman recognized today as history’s first computer programmer—she imagined them 100 years before they existed!


Good Queen Bess: The Story of Elizabeth I of England Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780688179618
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Published: HarperCollins - August 7th, 2001

She was a queen whose strong will, shrewd diplomacy, religious tolerance and great love for her subjects won the hearts of her people and the admiration of her enemies.


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!


DK Eyewitness Books: Ancient Rome: Discover One of History's Greatest Civilizations from its Vast Empire to the Blo Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781465435682
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Published: DK Children - June 2nd, 2015

In Eyewitness: Ancient Rome, travel back in time and discover one of history's most remarkable civilizations — from its vast empire and astounding engineering feats to the menu at a Roman dinner party. Explore the inside of the Colosseum and the battles that were fought within.


Vikings: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #15: Viking Ships at Sunrise (Magic Tree House (R) Fact Tracker #33) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780385386388
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 22nd, 2015

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!


Guts & Glory: The Vikings Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780316320573
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 7th, 2016

History comes alive for kids like no textbook can in this epic account of the time of the Vikings that's perfect for history buffs and reluctant readers! Contains awesome illustrations!


Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport (Encounter: Narrative Nonfiction Stories) Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781515745464
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Published: Capstone Press - February 2017

Tells the stories--in their own words--of several of the thousands of Jewish children rescued from Nazi Germany between 1938 and 1940 and brought to new homes in the United Kingdom. Memoir pieces, poems, photographs, and other primary sources bring their stories to life.


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