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What the Eagle Sees

by Eldon Yellowhorn & Kathy Lowinger

"There is no death. Only a change of worlds.”

       —Chief Seattle [Seatlh], Suquamish Chief       

What do people do when their civilization is invaded? Indigenous people have been faced with...


The Politics of Language Contact in the Himalaya

by Mark Turin & Selma K. Sonntag

This highly original and timely collection brings together case studies from salient areas of the Himalayan region to explore the politics of language contact. Promoting a linguistically and historically grounded...


My Weird School Fast Facts: Mummies, Myths, and Mysteries

by Dan Gutman & Jim Paillot

Think fast with A.J. and Andrea from My Weird School!

Did you know that ancient Egyptians treated infections by putting moldy bread on them? Did you know that ancient Roman workers would stomp around barefoot...


Mummies Exposed!

by Kerrie Logan Hollihan

Just when you think that you know everything there is to know about mummies, new ones are discovered! Packed with facts but light in tone, this book introduces young readers to the most compelling examples of...


Christmas

by Nikki Tate & Dani Tate-Stratton

Christmas is a popular holiday celebrated by people all over the world. This informative and engaging exploration of Christmas is aimed at the middle grades but will entertain readers of a much wider age range....


After Life

by Merrie-Ellen Wilcox

Why do we die? Why can't we live forever? What happens to us after death? Moving between science and culture, After Life: Ways We Think About Death takes a straightforward look at these and other questions long...


Dead Voices

by Jeff Child

Skeletor is a skeleton who should have passed on to the other realm. However, he finds himself stuck in between worlds, with a mission in mind, annoying voices in his head, and the challenge to overcome evil...


All About Korea

by Ann Martin Bowler & Soosoonam Barg

**2012 Creative Child Magazine Preferred Choice Award Winner**

There are now over 1.5 million Korean-Americans living in the United States including 100,000 adopted children. All About Korea is perfect for educators...


All About China

by Allison Branscombe & Lin Wang

**Winner of Creative Child Magazine 2015 Preferred Choice Award**

**Winner of the Independent Publisher Book Award Silver Medal**

**Winner of Moonbeam Children's Book Awards 2015 Silver Medal**

Take the whole...


THE BIG CHEESE FESTIVAL

by S. Jackson & A. Raymond

In The Big Cheese Festival, we meet Stubby Mouse and his family and friends. We learn that Stubby Mouse has a secret, that he is being bullied by another mouse, simply because his tail is short. Read how Stubby...


Predators in the Backyard

by Christina Steiner

Discover six predators lurking in your backyard. Their size may not be impressive to humans but their skills and weapons are mighty and efficient. They are deadly to their selected prey, they are essential to...


Explore Ancient Chinese Myths!: With 25 Great Projects

by Anita Yasuda & Tom Casteel

Who is the lady who floated to the moon? Did a monkey really hatch from an egg? Did tears bring down the Great Wall of China? Does the sky rest on the legs of a turtle? In Explore Ancient Chinese Myths! With...


Teaching Intercultural Competence Across the Age Range

by Manuela Wagner, Dorie Conlon Perugini & Prof. Michael Byram

This ground-breaking book is the first to describe in detail how teachers, supported by university educators and education advisers, might plan and implement innovative ideas based on sound theoretical foundations....


The Oregon Trail: The Journey Across the Country From Lewis and Clark to the Transcontinental Railroad With 25 Projects

by Karen Bush Gibson & Tom Casteel

Westward ho! If you travel across certain parts of the United States, you can still see wagon wheel ruts where people crossed the west in search of more opportunity and better lives more than 200 years ago!...


A Fair Deal

by Kari Jones

Fair trade is not about spending more money or buying more stuff. It's about helping producers in developing countries get a fair price for their goods. In A Fair Deal: Shopping for Social Justice, Kari Jones...


Treasury of Norse Mythology: Stories of Intrigue, Trickery, Love, and Revenge (Stories & Poems)

by Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit & National Geographic Kids

Coinciding with the new Rick Riordan Magnus Chase series and the Marvel Age of Ultron DVD, featuring Thor, comes a new look at Asgard and the timeless tales of ancient Scandinavia.

Classic stories and dazzling...


Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals (Stories & Poems)

by Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit & National Geographic Kids

The new National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The...


Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters (Stories & Poems)

by Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit & National Geographic Kids

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

Eureka! Silver Honor Books—California Reading Association

Capitol Choices 2012 list of Noteworthy Titles for Children and Teens

2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC...


Shackles From the Deep: Tracing the Path of a Sunken Slave Ship, a Bitter Past, and a Rich Legacy (History (US))

by Michael Cottman & National Geographic Kids

A pile of lime-encrusted shackles discovered on the seafloor in the remains of a ship called the Henrietta Marie, lands Michael Cottman, a Washington, D.C.-based journalist and avid scuba diver, in the middle...


Grandma Lillie & Me

by Dr. Alma Baxter

Grandma Lillie and Me book is from a series of other multicultural literature, depicting the relationship of grandchildren to their grandparents. Nourah in Grandma Lillie and Me, has grandparents in America...