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JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / General

Fall 2019

Exploring Checks and Balances

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

This timely introduction to checks and balances explores how the three branches of government work together. Historical context and examples illustrate the vision of our founding fathers for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • Dewey: 320.473/04
Fall 2019

Exploring Media and Government

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

Give readers an engaging look at the media and government, perfect for study ahead of the next presidential election. Historical background and modern examples of how the media and government… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 071/.3
Fall 2019

Exploring the Executive Branch

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

What are the functions of the Executive Branch of government? Sidebars, historical information, and modern examples of the Executive Branch in action illustrate how it works. Provide readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Dewey: 351.73
Fall 2019

Exploring the Judicial Branch

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

With the latest Supreme Court Justice confirmation process making headlines, this book provides readers with a relevant and timely introduction to the Judicial Branch. Learn how decisions… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 347.73
Fall 2019

Exploring the Legislative Branch

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

Prepare readers for the next presidential election with this engaging introduction to the Legislative Branch. Learn how the Legislative Branch enacts laws that impact your daily life through… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 328.73
Fall 2019

Exploring Voting and Elections

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

Provide readers with an engaging and relevant introduction to voting and elections leading into a presidential election year. Illustrate the importance of voting and how election outcomes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • Dewey: 324.973

Fort McHenry: Our Flag was Still There

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

After America gained its freedom in 1776, the British were determined not to allow the new nation to trade with its enemy, France. Discover the unique role Fort McHenry played during the War of 1812. Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • Dewey: 975.2

From Jazz Babies to Generation Next: The History of the American Teenager

From the Series People's History

Can you imagine a world without teenagers? Before the early 1900s, the word teenager was not even part of the American vocabulary. The concept of adolescence—those transitional years between… Read More →

  • Dewey: 305.2350973'0904

Gateway Biographies Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

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Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $186.60
  • Your Price: $139.95
  • 4 titles

Gateway Biographies Fall 2018 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Set

Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $191.94
  • Your Price: $143.95
  • 6 titles

Gateway Biographies Spring 2018 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Set

Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $63.98
  • Your Price: $47.99
  • 2 titles
Spring 2019

Gateway Biographies Spring 2019 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Set

Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $159.95
  • Your Price: $119.96
  • 5 titles

George Washington: Frontier Colonel

From the Series Great Leaders and Events

The early life of George Washington in a new, illustrated edition of the classic biography by Sterling North. Before he became the first president of the United States, George Washington was… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1180
  • ATOS: 8.5
  • Dewey: 973.4

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
Spring 2019

Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ®) Audisee® eBooks with Audio Collection (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

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Discover heroic, untold stories of World War II. Engaging narrative text reveals what life was like for people fighting in the war or living in its wake on the home front. STEM-focused… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $255.90
  • Your Price: $191.93
  • 6 titles

Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ™) — eBook Set

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Discover heroic, untold stories of World War II. Engaging narrative text reveals what life was like for people fighting in the war or living in its wake on the home front. STEM-focused… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $527.88
  • Your Price: $395.91
  • 12 titles

Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ™) Fall 2018 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Discover heroic, untold stories of World War II. Engaging narrative text reveals what life was like for people fighting in the war or living in its wake on the home front. STEM-focused… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $175.92
  • Your Price: $131.94
  • 6 titles

Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ™) — Library Bound Set

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Discover heroic, untold stories of World War II. Engaging narrative text reveals what life was like for people fighting in the war or living in its wake on the home front. STEM-focused… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $351.84
  • Your Price: $263.88
  • 12 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

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: $98.18
  • Temporarily out of stock
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Hurricane Harvey: Disaster in Texas and Beyond

In August 2017, Hurricane Harvey hit the United States. This Category 4 hurricane brought devastating winds and rain. Catastrophic flooding occurred in Houston, Texas, and throughout much of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 976.4/141