"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
Using objects recovered from the Titanic's shipwreck, this book tells the tale of the doomed ship's discovery, the disaster that sank her, and the human stories behind the tragedy.
The true story of British cousins who fooled the world for more than 60 years with a remarkable hoax, photographs of “real” fairies. Exquisitely illustrated with art by Eliza Wheeler as well as the original photos taken by the girls.
In 1917, in Cottingley, England, a girl named Elsie took a picture of her younger cousin, Frances.$19.99ISBN: 9780316482158Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Black Dog & Leventhal - October 23rd, 2018Packed 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.
$8.99ISBN: 9781786032591Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - February 5th, 2019This 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.$7.99ISBN: 9780062419255Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - October 27th, 2015
Celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare's legacy with this repackage of award-winning author Diane Stanley's tribute to the world-famous playwright William Shakespeare.$10.99ISBN: 9781465469304Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: DK Children - January 16th, 2018
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I with this children’s book full of photographs and illustrations, fascinating facts, and engaging challenges—from the creators of DKfindout.com, DK’s free online resource for kids.$11.99ISBN: 9781786271884Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Laurence King Publishing - June 5th, 2018
Most famous as the painter who created the Mona Lisa, Leonardo da Vinci is also one of history's greatest geniuses—he was a mathematician, architect, astronomer, scientist, and musician. and he even invented the helicopter!$18.99ISBN: 9781627792998Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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!$18.99ISBN: 9781627798662Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - August 14th, 2018
In full sail with flags flying, the mighty warship capsized and began to sink.$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.