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BISAC Subject JNF025190

JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods

Ghost Walls: The Story of a 17th-Century Colonial Homestead

In 1638, John Lewger made a home in the wilderness of the New World, in a place called Maryland. He named his house St. John's, and for nearly eighty years, it was the center of an ambitious… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1150
  • ATOS: 7.6
  • Dewey: 975.2'02

Grace's Thanksgiving

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Fall and Winter Holidays

Thanksgiving smells fill the house. Grace is making a list of the things she's thankful for: yummy food, a loving family, and the fact that her dog didn't eat all the pies. Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 394.2649

Great Leaders and Events — Library Bound Set

From the Series Great Leaders and Events

Set

Kids will learn about the lives of famous historical figures and famous events in history through compelling stories paired with fresh illustrated images, timelines, and fact boxes. The theme… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $143.96
  • Your Price: $107.97
  • 4 titles

Historic Williamsburg: A Revolutionary City

From the Series Core Content Social Studies — Let's Celebrate America

In the 1770s before the United States was a nation, most people lived on farms. But Williamsburg in Virginia Colony was a busy town with wide streets, grand public buildings, bustling shops… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 975.5

Holidays & Heroes — eBook Set

From the Series Holidays & Heroes

Set

Bring to life the people behind the holidays we celebrate throughout the year. Each book combines engaging text, colorful artwork, photographs, and historical images. Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $541.10
  • Your Price: $405.83
  • 14 titles

Holidays & Heroes Fall 2018 New Releases — Library Bound Set: New for Fall 2018

From the Series Holidays & Heroes

Set

Bring to life the people behind the holidays we celebrate throughout the year. Each book combines engaging text, colorful artwork, photographs, and historical images. Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $101.28
  • Your Price: $75.96
  • 4 titles

Holidays & Heroes — Library Bound Set

From the Series Holidays & Heroes

Set

Bring to life the people behind the holidays we celebrate throughout the year. Each book combines engaging text, colorful artwork, photographs, and historical images. Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $303.84
  • Your Price: $227.88
  • 12 titles

Holidays & Heroes — Paperback Set

From the Series Holidays & Heroes

Set

Bring to life the people behind the holidays we celebrate throughout the year. Each book combines engaging text, colorful artwork, photographs, and historical images. Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $105.74
  • Temporarily out of stock
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How Did Tea and Taxes Spark a Revolution?: And Other Questions about the Boston Tea Party

From the Series Six Questions of American History

On a cold evening in December 1773, a group of men climbed aboard three ships docked in Boston Harbor. Armed with hatchets, the men began breaking into the ships’ valuable cargo—342 crates of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 973.3'115

Ick! Yuck! Eew!: Our Gross American History

Kids study US history, but do they know what life long ago was really like? The past was full of yuckiness. The sounds, smells, filth, bugs, rats, poor hygiene, lack of dental and medical… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 973

I Have Not Yet Begun to Fight: A Story about John Paul Jones

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

The Father of the U.S. Navy, John Paul Jones spent most of his lifetime trying to prove his ideas about naval tactics and training. Born in Scotland, he chose a life of adventure as a sea… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • ATOS: 6.5
  • Dewey: 973.3'5'092

Independence Day

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — American Holidays

A basic overview of Independence Day for emergent readers. Color photographs reflect the short, easy-to-understand sentences that improve vocabulary and comprehension. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 394.2634

Let's Celebrate Constitution Day

From the Series Holidays & Heroes

On September 17 every year, we remember the signing of the Constitution by our Founders who worked hard to secure our freedoms. We also celebrate those who pledge their allegiance and become… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 390

Let's Celebrate Independence Day

From the Series Holidays & Heroes

Every 4th of July, we celebrate the United States of America, the 'land of the free.' Learn the story of our country's beginnings and how our courageous Founding Fathers broke away from royal… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 390

Liberty or Death: A Story about Patrick Henry

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

"Give me liberty, or give me death!" A passionate speaker, Patrick Henry mesmerized and motivated audiences with his powerful words. Henry believed that Britain had stolen America's freedom… Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: 973.3'092

Noah Webster's Fighting Words

Noah Webster, famous for writing the first dictionary of the English language as spoken in the United States, was known in his day for his bold ideas and strong opinions about, well… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 423.092 [B]

On My Own History — eBook Set

From the Series On My Own History

Set

With striking, full-page illustrations, real and fictionalized characters, and stories featuring events that really happened, these books capture readers' interest and imagination. Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $1,314.10
  • Your Price: $985.58
  • 34 titles

On My Own History — Paperback Set

From the Series On My Own History

Set

With striking, full-page illustrations, real and fictionalized characters, and stories featuring events that really happened, these books capture readers' interest and imagination. Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $215.73
  • Your Price: $204.94
  • 0 titles

On My Own Holidays — eBook Set

From the Series On My Own Holidays

Set

Encourage understanding of diverse cultures. Featuring full-page illustrations, these beautiful editions look at the history and customs associated with various holidays and present early… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $579.75
  • Your Price: $434.81
  • 15 titles

On My Own Holidays — Paperback Set

From the Series On My Own Holidays

Set

Encourage understanding of diverse cultures. Featuring full-page illustrations, these beautiful editions look at the history and customs associated with various holidays and present early… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $45.54
  • Your Price: $45.54
  • 6 titles

On My Own Science — eBook Set

From the Series On My Own Science

Set

Readers will discover the appeal of science in action through the newest edition to our On My Own brand. Featuring scientifically accurate, visually outstanding illustrations, this appealing… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $502.45
  • Your Price: $376.84
  • 13 titles

On My Own Science — Paperback Set

From the Series On My Own Science

Set

Readers will discover the appeal of science in action through the newest edition to our On My Own brand. Featuring scientifically accurate, visually outstanding illustrations, this appealing… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $22.77
  • Your Price: $22.77
  • 3 titles

Petticoats and Frock Coats: Revolution and Victorian-Age Fashions from the 1770s to the 1860s

From the Series Dressing a Nation: The History of U.S. Fashion

What would you have worn if you lived during the American Revolution or the early 1800s? It depends on who you were! Women wore layers and layers of undergarments, including corsets… Read More →

  • Dewey: 391.00973

Six Questions of American History — eBook Set

From the Series Six Questions of American History

Set

Explore pivotal moments in US history, from colonial times to the Civil War. Discover the who, what, where, when, why, and how of important events such as the Pilgrims settling at Plymouth… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $839.70
  • Your Price: $629.78
  • 18 titles