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Yes! We Are Latinos!: Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience

by Alma Flor Ada, F. Isabel Campoy & David Diaz

Juanita lives in New York and is Mexican. Felipe lives in Chicago and is Panamanian, Venezuelan, and black. Michiko lives in Los Angeles and is Peruvian and Japanese. Each of them is also Latino.

Thirteen young...


One to Ten L.A.

by Puck & Paige Garrison

Counting to 10 in 10 languages is made easy with this global snapshot of Los Angeles, California. Featuring the numbers in the 10 most common languages spoken in LA—including English, Spanish, Chinese, French,...


El Cerrador: Edición Juvenil

by Mariano Rivera, Wayne Coffey & Sue Corbett

Mariano Rivera nunca soñó en llegar a ser un atleta profesional. Él nunca coleccionó tarjetas de béisbol, ni jugó en Pequeñas Ligas ni vitoreó a su equipo en una Serie Mundial. Él tampoco oyó hablar...


Soccertowns Book 6

by Andres Varela & Germán|Gonzalez, Carlos Felip Hernández

SoccerTowns is the story of a group of friends who travel and learn about the towns where soccer is played around the world. It starts in the United States and Canada and in the future it will go to many other...


Where Is the Brooklyn Bridge?

by Megan Stine, John Hinderliter & David Groff

Young readers will connect with the story of this National Historic Landmark--the Brooklyn Bridge!

     

Building the Brooklyn Bridge was no simple feat. Despite a brilliant plan from a father-son team of...


Who Was Maya Angelou?

by Ellen Labrecque, Dede Putra & Nancy Harrison

Born in Missouri in 1928, Maya Angelou had a difficult childhood. Jim Crow laws segregated blacks and whites in the South. Her family life was unstable at times. But much like her poem, "Still I Rise," Angelou...


Who Was George Washington Carver?

by Jim Gigliotti, Stephen Marchesi & Nancy Harrison

Born in 1860s Missouri, nobody expected George Washingtoni Carver to succeed. Slaves were not allowed to be educated. After the Civil War, Carver enrolled in classes and proved to be a star student. He became...


Who Was Michael Jackson?

by Megan Stine

Born in Gary, Indiana, on August 29, 1958, Michael Jackson was definitely not a regular kid. A superstar with The Jackson 5 before he was eight years old, he became the King of Pop as a solo artist. Michael...


6th Grade American History: Founding Fathers and Leaders: American Revolution Kids Sixth Grade Books

by Baby Professor

Make history fun even with all the dates and information in tact with the use of this accurately summarized history book. The use of pictures and select texts attract the attention and make the lesson much more...


First Grade Us History: The First Americans: First Grade Books

by Baby Professor

First graders use their imaginations a lot so it's best to introduce visual learning. This book is a complement to your child's traditional school textbook. Since it is composed of bold images laid out in an...


This Bridge Will Not Be Gray

by Dave Eggers & Tucker Nichols

The Golden Gate Bridge is the most famous bridge in the world. It is also, not entirely coincidentally, the world’s only bright-orange bridge. But it wasn’t supposed to be that way.

In this book, fellow bridge-lovers...


Vikings: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #15: Viking Ships at Sunrise

by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce & Carlo Molinari

The bestselling nonfiction companions to the Magic Tree House books!

 

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #15: Viking Ships at Sunrise, they had lots of questions. Why did...


Where Is Niagara Falls?

by Megan Stine

While traveling through Canada in 1678, a French priest came across the most gigantic waterfalls he'd ever seen. Stricken with both awe and fear, he began to shake, fell to his knees, and prayed. Ever since,...


Great Americans in Sports:  Mia Hamm

by Matt Christopher

This entry in a brand new line of sports biographies from Matt Christopher takes readers onto the field with a soccer legend Mia Hamm's speed, aggressive play, and ability to "read the field" helped her become...


Who Is Derek Jeter?

by Gail Herman & Andrew Thomson

When Derek Jeter was eight years old, he announced that he was going to play baseball for the New York Yankees. Jeter earned the attention of major league scouts in high school and was drafted to the New York...


Who Is Jeff Kinney?

by Patrick Kinney & John Hinderliter

Even as a kid, everyone thought Jeff Kinney was talented. People loved his drawings, and when he went to college, his comic strip Igdoof was so popular that it spread to other universities! Still, Jeff faced...


Who Was Jesse Owens?

by James Buckley & Gregory Copeland

At the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics, track and field star Jesse Owens ran himself straight into international glory by winning four gold medals. But the life of Jesse Owens is much more than a sports story. Born...


Breakthrough!: How Three People Saved "Blue Babies" and Changed Medicine Forever

by Jim Murphy

In 1944 an unprecedented surgical procedure repaired the heart of a child with blue baby syndrome—lack of blood oxygen caused by a congenital defect. This landmark operation opened the way for all types of...


Sharks and Other Predators: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #53: Shadow of the Shark

by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce & Carlo Molinari

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!

 

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #53: Shadow of the Shark, they had lots of questions. How many teeth do sharks have? What is their...


Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans

by Don Brown

Marking the10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, this companion to The Great American Dust Bowl combines lively drawings and authoritative memoir in graphic novel form to recount one of the most destructive...