History for Kids

Hardcover, Charles W Maynard, 24pages, 9 x 9, ISBN: 9780823962877
Follows the life of the nineteenth-century trapper and explorer who earned his reputation on the western frontier.

Paperback, Lori C. Froeb, 112pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781684126958
Learn what makes each of the 50 states unique—then hang up the 15” x 21” poster map of the USA and decorate it with more than 150 stickers!   Get ready to take a road trip across America! This engaging book is filled with need-to-know facts and fabulous full-color photographs about each of...

Hardcover, Julie Bertagna, 128pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 9781930238947
John Muir led an adventurous life, starting with his wild and playful boyhood in Scotland to his legendary exploits in America, where he became an inventor, a global explorer, and the first modern environmentalist—and even made friends with a president! His heart was always in the outdoors and...

Spiral, Martha Day Zschock, 64pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781441322715
Scratch and Sketch   your way through America's spectacular natural and cultural wonders! Scratch away the white outlines to bring each amazing scene to life in swirling colors or shiny foil. Book features parks and landmarks from all across America, from the ocean cliffs of...

Hardcover, Matthew Lasley, 32pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9781513261874
Pedro and his pan go on an exciting adventure together―to strike gold! They hike mountains, whack through bushes, and wade through streams as they sift through dirt and gravel in search of the hidden nuggets just waiting to be found.   Inspired by the true story of Felix Pedro, a prospector...

Hardcover, Jack Tite, 64pages, 11 x 11, ISBN: 9781499807523
This amazing, informative book displays all the huge, wild creatures that existed during the last Ice Age! The Ice Age started around two and a half million years ago, when our planet was covered in ice sheets. Oceans froze, forcing some animals to extinction, but some fearsome Ice Age giants...

Board, Timothy Knapman, 24pages, 8.5 x 13.5, ISBN: 9781684123315
Search, find, and take a trip back in time with this nonfiction adventure! Travel back in time in a fun, layered seek-and-find! Visit the Aztec capital, explore the American West, and shiver through the Ice Age with this nonfiction treasure. Turn the pages and learn all about key moments...

Paperback, Robin Johnson, 48pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 50
Discusses the California Gold Rush in American history, describing the first discovery of gold, prospectors, boomtowns, and how the gold rush changed the landscape of America.

Hardcover, Christopher Lloyd, 24pages, 10.8 x 0.5 x 14.5 inches, ISBN: 9780993284755
SEE HOW people have changed the world with their hands and brains for over more than 10,000 years from the Stone Ages to the present day.  Created in association with the American Museum of Natural History  this unique history of science and engineering includes a 6-foot fold-out...

Paperback, Christopher Lloyd, 18pages, 8 x 0.2 x 10.7 inches, ISBN: 9780995576667
Unlike any other book or activity book,  The Nature Timeline Stickerbook  tells the 4 billion year story of life on our planet on a scientifically-accurate 5.5-foot long timeline that unfolds from the book and features white silhouettes on which the  104 re-positionable stickers  can be...

Paperback, Christopher Lloyd, 18pages, 7.5 x 0.2 x 10.2 inches, ISBN: 9780995576650
Take a trip through the history of the world, planet and universe! Totally unique, this amazing timeline stickerbook has 114 stickers that help bring the giant story to life. Beautifully-illustrated and hugely engaging, the 5.5-foot long timeline features captioned white silhouettes on which to...

Paperback, Christopher Lloyd, 18pages, 8 x 0.2 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9780995576674
This  What on Earth? Stickerbook  is “hands-on-reading” that tells the giant story of mankind’s creativity and ingenuity from the Stone Ages through to the present and beyond using reusable stickers on a timeline. The fold-out 5.5-foot long timeline can be detached...

Hardcover, Heather Alexander, 96pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9780316311366
In the tradition of Black Dog's best-selling Child's Introduction books, which include  The Story of   the Orchestra  and  A Child's Introduction to the Night Sky, A Child's Introduction to Natural History  introduces readers ages 8 to 12 to the fascinating...

Paperback, Barbara Fifer, 48pages, 8 x 11, ISBN: 9781560373544
Children ages 8 to 12 will learn about the journeys of emigrants who traveled 2,000 miles across mountains and prairies to start new lives. From 1851 to the mid-1860s, nearly 350,000 Americans traveled west to Oregon Country or California.  Going Along the Emigrant Trails  details their...

Hardcover, Julie Danneberg, 32pages, 8.5 x 0.2 x 10.2, ISBN: 9781580895866
The now iconic figure John Muir, while living at the base of Yosemite Falls in California, ventures up the trail from his cabin one night and has a harrowing waterfall adventure. Back matter roots the story in Muir’s life’s work as a conservationist and naturalist.

Paperback, Lynn Peppas, 48pages, 7.1 x 0.2 x 9.1 inches, ISBN: 9780778725732
This revealing book examines how First Nations and Native Peoples have been displaced in the United States and Canada through treaties, empty promises, and military force. Through close examination of primary source images, documents, and first-hand accounts, readers will gain an understanding...
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