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$17.95  
Hardcover, Helaine Becker , 36 pages, 6 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9781773061245
The most powerful pirate in history was a woman who was born into poverty in Guangzhou, China, in the late 1700s. When pirates attacked her town and the captain took a liking to her, she saw a way out. Zheng Yi Sao agreed to marry him only if she got an equal share of his business. When her...
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hardcover, Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, 32 pages, 8 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9781786033338
In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Stephen Hawking, the genius physicist and author. When Stephen Hawking was a little boy, he used to stare up at the stars and wonder about the universe. Although...
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$17.99  
hardcover, Julie Bertagna, 128 pages, 7 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9781930238947
Told for the first time in a graphic novel, this is the exciting life story of John Muir—who sailed to America as a boy and ended up changing the world. John Muir led an adventurous life, starting with his wild and playful boyhood in Scotland and culminating in his legendary exploits in...
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$22.95  
Hardcover, Alexa Ward, 256 pages, 8 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9781788681155
Calling all adventurers! Are you ready to explore America's 60 amazing national parks? From Acadia's seaside cliffs and coves to Zion's enchanting red valleys, take a journey through the United States' most spectacular and exciting landscapes with   America's National Parks   from Lonely...
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$19.99  
Hardcover, Sarah Albee, 22 pages, 10 x 12 inches, ISBN: 9781999967925
A richly illustrated, foldout graphic history of the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the islands of the Caribbean. North American history unfolds in this graphic timeline   that places the United States, Canadian and Mexican/Caribbean histories in the context of their continent. From...
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$9.99  
Paperback, 64 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9781787080379
This fabulous Ancient Egyptian-themed activity book will keep children entertained for hours on end. The pages are crammed with all sorts of fun, including puzzles, anagrams, math, codes, spot the difference, coloring in and other engaging activities. Absorbing and educational, the Ancient...
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Hardcover, Charles W Maynard, 24 pages, 9 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9780823962877
Follows the life of the nineteenth-century trapper and explorer who earned his reputation on the western frontier.
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$9.99  
Paperback, Lori C. Froeb, 112 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, 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...
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Hardcover, Julie Bertagna, 128 pages, 7 x 10 inches, 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...
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Spiral, Martha Day Zschock, 64 pages, 6 x 9 inches, 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...
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Hardcover, Matthew Lasley, 32 pages, 10 x 10 inches, 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...
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$25.99  
Hardcover, Jack Tite, 64 pages, 11 x 11 inches, 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...
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California Gold Rush!
CBP016
$9.95  
Paperback, Robin Johnson, 48 pages, 7 x 10 inches, 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.
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$19.95  
Hardcover, Christopher Lloyd, 24 pages, 10.8 x 0.5 x 14.5 inches 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...
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Paperback, Christopher Lloyd, 18 pages, 7.5 x 0.2 x 10.2 inches 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...
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Paperback, Christopher Lloyd, 18 pages, 8 x 0.2 x 11 inches 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 and used on a table, spread...
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Hardcover, Heather Alexander, 96 pages, 10 x 10 inches, 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...
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$12.95  
Paperback, Barbara Fifer, 48 pages, 8 x 11 inches, 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...
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$10.95  
Paperback, Lynn Peppas, 48 pages, 7.1 x 0.2 x 9.1 inches 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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Paperback, Lisa Dalrymple, 32 pages, 8.3 x 0.2 x 10.6 inches inches, ISBN: 9780778717058
This fascinating book follows the travels of Italian navigator John Cabot along the northeast coast of North America. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an entertaining tabloid style that guides readers through major voyages, explorations, and discoveries....
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Paperback, Rachel Stuckey, 32 pages, 8.3 x 0.2 x 10.5 inches inches, ISBN: 9780778712596
This entertaining book follows the travels of Americans Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, explorers of the American West. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an entertaining tabloid style that guides readers through a voyage of discovery. Topics include what...
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$8.95  
Paperback, Cynthia O'Brien, 32 pages, 10.5 x 8.3 x 0.2 inches inches, ISBN: 9780778723486
As settlers came west, they discovered there were already people living on this "new" land. Discover how this mass invasion of settlers impacted the indigenous peoples of the West: their first contacts with explorers such as Lewis and Clark; the gradual encroachment of white settlers on their...
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Native Homes
CBP008
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Paperback, Bobbie Kalman, 32 pages, 8.5 x 0.1 x 10.8 inches inches, ISBN: 9780778704638
Children's author Bobbie Kalman's new series Native Nations of North America is an ongoing series that looks at the lives of the indigenous peoples of North America before the land was divided into the countries of the United States and Canada. The books focus on geographical areas, language...
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Paperback, Kathryn Smithyman, 32 pages, 8.3 x 0.2 x 10.6 inches inches, ISBN: 9780778704751
This fascinating book focuses on the many foods that were first discovered and cultivated by Native Americans. Children will learn about the ingenuity of Native American farming techniques, hunting methods, and cooking styles, and enjoy preparing many Native-inspired dishes that they can prepare...
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