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Count Your Way through Greece

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Greece, the birthplace of Aristotle and the Olympic Games, a land of ancient temples and modern cities. Readers are introduced to Greece as they learn… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 949.5

Count Your Way through Ireland

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Ireland, a land of leprechauns and limericks, soda bread and mulligan stew. Readers are introduced to the Emerald Isle--both Northern Ireland and the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 941.5

Count Your Way through Israel

From the Series Count Your Way

In this book, popular author Jim Haskins counts his way through Israel, from one to ten, in the Hebrew language--one of Israel's two official languages. Rick Hanson's airbrush and watercolor… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: 956.94

Count Your Way through Italy

From the Series Count Your Way

Well-known author Jim Haskins takes children on a tour of cultural discovery as he counts his way, from one to ten, through Italy. Readers learn about the two mythological brothers who… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 945

Count Your Way through Korea

From the Series Count Your Way

With the Korean numbers one through ten, Jim Haskins introduces young readers to diverse aspects of Korean culture. Describing such things as one ancient building and eight food seasonings… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 951.9

Count Your Way through Russia

From the Series Count Your Way

If it takes four days to go halfway across the Soviet Union by train, imagine how long it would take on two snowshoes! In this fascinating look at Russian culture, Jim Haskins introduces… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 947

Count Your Way through the Arab World

From the Series Count Your Way

Arabic is spoken by nearly two hundred million people throughout the world. It is the official language in nineteen countries, and the co-official language in two other countries. From one… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 909'.0974927

Name That Style: All about Isms in Art

From the Series Bob Raczka's Art Adventures

How many art styles can you name? Can you tell the difference between Naturalism and Realism? How about Cubism and Impressionism? In this book, art lover Bob Raczka clearly explains the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 709

Up in the Air: The Story of Bessie Coleman

From the Series Trailblazer Biographies

When she was growing up in Waxahachie, Texas, in the early 1900s, young Bessie Coleman had to do without a lot of things. Because she was black, she went to inferior schools. Because her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • Dewey: 629.13'092

What I Had Was Singing: The Story of Marian Anderson

From the Series Trailblazer Biographies

Even as a little child, Marian Anderson knew what she wanted to do. More than anything in the world, she wanted to sing. From the age of six, Marian amazed her listeners with the beauty of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • ATOS: 6.5
  • Dewey: 782.1'092

Girls Against Girls: Why We Are Mean to Each Other and How We Can Change

Girls Against Girls is a must-read for today's strong, smart, and capable generation of young women. Now, more than ever, young women need to stand together and not tear each other down, and… Read More →

Protecting Earth's Water Supply

From the Series Saving Our Living Earth

From roaring oceans to trickling streams, water covers seventy percent of our planet! But did you know that less than one percent of Earth’s water is usable by humans? Most water on Earth is… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.4
  • Dewey: 363.739'4

Spectacular Sports — eBook Set

From the Series Spectacular Sports

Set

Sports fans will cheer for these exciting titles, which capture some of the most thrilling moments in college and professional sports. From buzzer-beater basketball shots and amazing trick… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $779.85
  • Your Price: $584.89
  • 15 titles

Split in Two: Keeping it Together When Your Parents Live Apart

Tackling an under-addressed but common difficulty for teens in split families, Split in Two is a valuable resource guide to help teens feel less crazed and confused, and more self-confident… Read More →

Swish: The Quest for Basketball's Perfect Shot

From the Series Spectacular Sports

From three-pointers to slam dunks, Swish: The Quest for Basketball’s Perfect Shot goes beyond the record books and explores all aspects of making a basket. This book features amazing shots… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 796.3230973

Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland

Bright white teeth. Straight leg bones. Awkwardly contorted arm bones. On a hot summer day in 2005, Dr. Douglas Owsley of the Smithsonian Institution peered into an excavated grave, carefully… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1140
  • ATOS: 9.0
  • Dewey: 614'.17

"Mrs. Riley Bought Five Itchy Aardvarks" and Other Painless Tricks for Memorizing Science Facts

From the Series Adventures in Memory ™

They say elephants never forget. Once you read this book, neither will you! Brian P. Cleary has tips for tackling all types of tricky science facts. This book is bursting with acrostics… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 372.35'044

Adventures in Memory ™ — eBook Set

From the Series Adventures in Memory ™

Set

Adventures in Memory™ is designed to entertain while helping kids in grades 4-6 memorize the facts they need to know for school. This is one UNFORGETTABLE series! Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $159.96
  • Your Price: $119.97
  • 4 titles

Animal Heroes: True Rescue Stories

A guide dog leads its owner to safety down seventy-seven flights of stairs in the World Trade Center before the building collapses. A female gorilla in a zoo picks up and protects an… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 636.088'7

Air Disasters

From the Series Disasters Up Close

Air disasters don’t happen often, but when they do, they take a terrible toll. Airplane crashes usually lead to death and destruction. But quick thinking on the part of pilots, passengers… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 363.12'4

Blizzards

From the Series Disasters Up Close

A winter snowfall can be beautiful. But if conditions call for dense snow, freezing temperatures, and bone-chilling wind, you are in for a dangerous blizzard. These blinding, swirling storms… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 551.55'5

Disasters at Sea

From the Series Disasters Up Close

For thousands of years, the perils of the sea have claimed uncountable numbers of victims. Bad weather, rocks and icebergs, equipment failures, human error, and many more types of tragedies… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 910.4'52

Emperor Qin's Terra Cotta Army

From the Series Unearthing Ancient Worlds

A dead emperor guarded by his army for 2,000 years… One day in 1974, a group of farmers in rural China found a life-size clay statue of a man’s head buried deep in a field. When government… Read More →

  • Dewey: 931'.04

Environmental Disasters

From the Series Disasters Up Close

From chemical leaks and oil spills to toxic pollution and nuclear accidents, environmental disasters are devastating for the people and animals in their wake. Such disasters can destroy the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 363.7'02