Children's History
William Shakespeare: Scenes from the life of the worlds greatest writer
William Shakespeare
Scenes from the life of the worlds greatest writer
Paperback      ISBN: 1847807593
Graphic novel adaptations of famous scenes from William Shakespeare's plays, including selections from such productions as A Midsummer Night's Dream, Henry V and Twelfth Night, are presented in accessible language that is suitable for younger children.
A Wizard from the Start: The Incredible Boyhood and Amazing Inventions of Thomas Edison
A Wizard from the Start
The Incredible Boyhood and Amazing Inventions of Thomas Edison
School & Library      ISBN: 0547194870
Describing the thirst for knowledge that marked the famous inventor's childhood, a young person's introduction to Thomas Edison cites his humble beginnings and frequent trips to the library before he began dreaming of innovations to improve the world.
The Wolves of Currumpaw
The Wolves of Currumpaw
Hardcover      ISBN: 1909263834
A modern retelling of Ernest Thompson Seton's epic wilderness drama Lobo, The King of Currumpaw. The Wolves of Currumpaw is a beautifully illustrated modern re-telling of Ernest Thompson Seton's epic wilderness dramaLobo, the King of Currumpaw, 1898. Set in the dying days of the old west, Seton's drama unfolds in the vast planes of New Mexico, at a time when man's relationship with nature was very much exploited and often misunderstood. This is the first graphic adaptation of a massively influential piece of writing by one of the men who went on to form the Boy Scouts of America. A University of Falmouth graduate and London resident, William Grill's first bookShackleton's Journey made him the youngest Kate Greenaway Medal winner since 1960. With a slew of prizes and under his belt, Grill looks primed to make a huge impact withThe Wolves of Currumpaw.
Women Who Dared: 52 Stories of Fearless Daredevils, Adventurers & Rebels
Women Who Dared
52 Stories of Fearless Daredevils, Adventurers & Rebels
Hardcover      ISBN: 1492653276
A compilation of short biographical entries introduces the stories and achievements of lesser-known women of courage, from Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman to fly in space, to Helen Gibson, the first professional stuntwoman.
The World Almanac for Kids Reading, Ages 7-9: Mind-bending Brain Teasers
The World Almanac for Kids Reading, Ages 7-9
Mind-bending Brain Teasers
Paperback      ISBN: 0811859894
The No. 1 selling kids' almanac becomes a fun educational tool in these portable decks tailored by age and subject. Seventy-five curriculum-based activities encourage children to develop their comprehension of a specific subject from reading and math to science and geography. The decks are packed with all-new brain-engaging games, puzzles, riddles, fascinating facts, and more. Perfect for children, parents, and teachers, The World Almanac for Kids Puzzler Decks make learning easy and enjoyable at home or in the classroom.
World War II
World War II
Paperback      ISBN: 1465420592
For over 25 years, the books in DK's Eyewitness series have been the most trusted nonfiction resource in classrooms, libraries and homes around the world, and in the summer of 2014, this award-winning series will get a fresh new look both inside and out, including the introduction of paperback editions, eye-catching jackets and updated interiors to ensure that the Eyewitness series will continue to be relevant in the ever-changing world of education. Simultaneous.
World War II: An Interactive History Adventure
World War II
An Interactive History Adventure
Paperback      ISBN: 142963457x
"Describes the events of World War II and explains the significance of the war today. The reader's choices reveal the historical details from the perspective of a member of the Dutch resistance, a Canadian soldier, and an American soldier"--Provided by publisher.
Yellow Star, the: The Legend of King Christian X of Denmark
Yellow Star, the
The Legend of King Christian X of Denmark
Hardcover      ISBN: 1561452084
Retells the story of King Christian X and the Danish resistance to the Nazis during World War II.
Yes We Can: A Biography of Barack Obama
Yes We Can
A Biography of Barack Obama
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0312537093
Highlights the life and accomplishments of the Harvard Law School graduate, legislator, civil rights lawyer, and 2008 candidate for president of the United States.
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Civil War Soldier!
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Civil War Soldier!
Paperback      ISBN: 0531245039