It's 1941 and ten-year-old Norman Mineta is a carefree fourth grader in San Jose, California, who loves baseball, hot dogs, and Cub Scouts. But when Japanese forces attack Pearl Harbor, Norm's world is turned upside down.
What do set design, sound effects, and showmanship have to do with winning World War II? Meet the Ghost Army that played a surprising role in helping to deceive — and defeat — the Nazis.
Learn how the United States ended up fighting for twenty years in a remote country on the other side of the world.
In this inspiring young readers adaptation of Elizabeth Letts' New York Times bestseller, one American troop will save the world's most precious horses during the final stretch of World War II.
A page-turning middle-grade adaptation of the New York Times bestseller about George Washington's top-secret spy ring that helped defeat the British.
"It takes a man of peace to stop a war."
Robert M. Edsel brings the story of his #1 NYT bestseller for adults The Monuments Men to young readers for the first time in this dynamic, narrative nonfiction project packed with photos.$6.99ISBN: 9781101936511Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2019
Track the facts about warriors, weapons, and battles throughout history in this nonfiction companion to the #1 bestselling Magic Tree House series!$19.99ISBN: 9781481421768Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 15th, 2019
Rediscover pivotal moments in America’s past in this second volume of the young reader’s edition of The Untold History of the United States, from Academy Award–winning director Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick.
There is history as we know it.$7.99ISBN: 9780316312073Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 12th, 2019This fourth book in the action-packed Guts & Glory series takes readers through the exciting and fascinating history of the American Revolution. Perfect for history buffs and fans of the Broadway hit show Hamilton!$7.99ISBN: 9781534404113Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019
“A truly inspiring read.” —Booklist (starred review)
“A solid account of women’s contributions as aviators during World War II.” —Kirkus Reviews
In the tradition of Hidden Figures, debut author Patricia Pearson offers a beautifully written account of the remarkable but often forgotten group of female fi