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A is for Alaska: Written by Kids for Kids

by Boys and Girls Clubs Alaska & Michelle McCann

This kid-size photo book covers locations, peoples, landmarks, and icons from across Alaska. Kids like the See-My-State Series because they are written by kids.


U.S. Presidents

by Ken Jennings & Mike Lowery

Become a presidential pro with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! champ and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings.

With this book about U.S. Presidents, you’ll become an expert and wow your...


Cesar Chavez

by Gary Soto & Lori Lohstoeter

¡Viva la causa!

¡Viva César Chávez!

Up and down the San Joaquin Valley of California, and across the country, people chanted these words. Cesar Chavez, a migrant worker himself, was helping Mexican Americans...


The Flag of Childhood

by Naomi Shihab Nye

In this stirring anthology of sixty poems from the Middle East, honored anthologist Naomi Shihab Nye welcomes us to this lush, vivid world and beckons us to explore. Eloquent pieces from Palestine, Israel, Egypt,...


Native North Americans in Literature for Youth: A Selective Annotated Bibliography for K-12

by Alice Crosetto & Rajinder Garcha

This reference volume lists hundreds of resources—books, Internet sites, and media titles—that will assist K-12 students and educators to learn about North American Natives. These appropriate and quality...


The True Story Behind Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

by Jennifer Armstrong & Albert Lorenz

Four score and seven years ago...

So begins one of the most important speeches in the history of the United States -- Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. Given on a cold November day, it wasn't much of a...


O is for Oklahoma: Written by Kids for Kids

by Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County

See-My-State Alphabet Books have a subject related to that specific state for each letter of the alphabet. Children from schools or Boys & Girls Clubs in each state write the rhyming couplet for each subject....


Kennedy's Last Days

by Bill O'Reilly

On a sunny day in Dallas, Texas, at the end of a campaign trip, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy is assassinated by an angry, lonely drifter named Lee Harvey Oswald. The former Marine Corps sharpshooter escapes...


Little Green: Growing Up During the Chinese Cultural Revolution

by Chun Yu

I was born in a small city near the East Sea,

when the Great Cultural Revolution began.

My name is Little Green,

my country Zhong Guo, the Middle Kingdom.

When I was ten years old,

our leader had died and the revolution...


Explore Native American Cultures!: With 25 Great Projects

by Anita Yasuda & Jennifer Keller

Explore Native American Cultures! with 25 Great Projects introduces readers to seven main Native American cultural regions, from the northeast woodlands to the Northwest tribes. It encourages readers to investigate...


Geronimo: Young Warrior

by George E. Stanley & Meryl Henderson

In this illustrated biography, young Apache Goyahkla and his friend play games in their village that will prepare him for his role as a hunter and warrior—and the place he will hold in history as Geronimo,...


Thurgood Marshall

by Montrew Dunham

The childhood of civil rights hero and Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall comes to life in this engaging biography. Whenever Thurgood Marshall got into trouble at school, the principal would make him sit...


Lincoln's Last Days

by Bill O'Reilly & Dwight Jon Zimmerman

Lincoln's Last Days is a gripping account of one of the most dramatic nights in American history—of how one gunshot changed the country forever. Adapted from Bill O'Reilly's bestselling historical thriller,...


Stay Till the Cat Pulls Up

by B K Pellicot

My son came home from school and said he had to memorize the state capitals. It wasnt math so I thought I might be able to help him. Think of Florida. Lots of water to go swimming in. Does a towel has he? Tallahassee...


The 7 Clans of the Anishinaabe

by Brenda Antonich

The 7 Clans of the Anishinaabe simply educates and informs people how the Anishinaabe, or First People, delegated jobs and ran the tribal community peacefully and smoothly. The clans were based on certain animals...


The Loves of Pocahontas

by Merry Wyatt & John Ayers

Illustrated poetry tracing the loves in Pocahontass life from infancy to her death as a young adult is written for all ages. It will likely appeal mostly to adolescent girls, who may identify with Pocahontass...


Skatekey

by Jennifer Ranu

SkateKey presents twenty-two childhood stories told by men and women connected by a metal gadget, the skatekey, a popular tool used to make a roller-skate fit onto a skater's shoe.

This collection of memoirs...


First Bites

by Dixie Moss

As young people begin studying Americas history, they often find themselves needing to learn and remember many facts. First Bites: Tidbits of American History for the Young and Young at Heart introduces an easy,...


The Adventures of Grandma Terri

by Terri Fisher

Whimsical, energetic and fun-loving, Grandma Terris adventures come to life through this beautifully illustrated childrens book. With four precocious grandchildren, this first introduction to Grandma Terris...


American Foreign Policy  & Its’ Link to  Terrorism  in the Middle East

by Khalil T. Azar

This book is a study that explores how American foreign policy is linked to the development of terrorism in the Middle East, mainly using the Palestine-Israel conflict as a case study. It discusses questions...