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Pompeii...Buried Alive!

by Edith Kunhardt Davis

Illus. in full color. "The drama of natural disasters provides prime material to entice young independent readers. In this volume, the account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius describes village life 2,000 years...

MICRONATIONS: Invent Your Own Country and Culture with 25 Projects

by Kathy Ceceri & Chad Thompson

For anyone who's ever dreamed of ruling over their own empire, here's your chance! Micronations are imaginary countries that have a lot of the same things as real ones: laws, customs, history, and their own...

Timeless stories

by Daniele Bello

I still remember like it was today, the first time I read the term “Titan” in a comic. At that time, it actually did not make any sense at all to me. I was around six and I based my readings on Walt Disney...

Secrets of the Dead

by John Townsend

WOW Facts! are specifically written for struggling readers. An ancient skull can't speak. But its teeth could tell you dark secrets from long ago! You might be shocked by the stories told by human remains. Get...

Hidden Treasure

by Alison Hawes

WOW Facts! are specifically written for struggling readers. Find out how to look for treasure and what to do if you discover it. Read about amazing treasures that have been found and learn about the treasures...

Finding Bigfoot

by Animal Planet

A howl in the distance. The biggest footprint you've ever seen. A blurry figure in the distance. These are the clues that lead us to believe there is something out there—Bigfoot.

Already a fan of the wildly...

Cave Detectives: Unraveling the Mystery of an Ice Age Cave

by David L. Harrison

What was life like millions of years ago? The answer lies deep underground, in a place once home to a ferocious predator much larger than most animals walking around today. Through photographs and detailed illustrations,...

Greek Mythology

by Ken Jennings & Mike Lowery

Unleash your inner genius and become a master of mythology with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! champ and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings.

With this Junior Genius Guide to Greek mythology,...

Angels Are Everywhere: What They Are, Where They Come From, and What They Do

by Karen Romano Young & Nathan Hale

Angels are everywhere. They have become a fascinating part of our culture and have been widely represented in TV shows, fine art, plays, and movies.

Packed with fun facts (including the history of "angelology"...

American Tall Tales

by Mary Pope Osborne & Michael Mccurdy

The perfect addition to every family’s home library and just right for sharing aloud, American Tall Tales introduces readers to America’s first folk heroes in nine wildly exaggerated and downright funny...

All About Japan: Stories, Songs, Crafts and More

by Willamarie Moore & Kazumi Wilds

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

A cultural adventure for kids, All About Japan offers a journey to a new place—and ways to bring it to life! Dive into stories, play some games...

Out of Order: Young Adult Manual of Mental Illness and Recovery

by Dale Carlson & Dr. Michael Bower

Teen/Young Adult manual for the understanding of mental illness and recovery: mental illnesses, suicidal thoughts, personality disorders, learning problems, intellectual disabilities, treatment and recovery....

Understand Your Self

by Dale Carlson & M.SC., Kishore Khairnar

A practical manual for the understanding of oneself. Self-Knowledge is the basis for relationship and the end of human loneliness. Learn to understand your self on your own-not according to someone else's authority...

Addiction: The Brain Disease

by Dale Carlson & Hannah Carlson

Young adult guide to the physical, emotional, social, psychological disease of addiction. What is addiction? Addiction to substances, behaviors, to the self. Self-tests: personal stories. Treatment and recovery....

Girls Against Girls: Why We Are Mean to Each Other and How We Can Change

by Bonnie Burton

Girls Against Girls is a must-read for today’s strong, smart, and capable generation of young women. Complete with:

  • Guidance on how females can band together and quit breaking each other down
  • Popular movie...

A Kid's Guide to Washington, D.C.: Revised and Updated Edition

by HARCOURT, Richard Brown & Miriam Chernick

For children on school trips or traveling with their families, here is kid-friendly information about popular monuments, museums, exhibits, shopping, sporting events--and even day trips outside the immediate...

Soccer World: Spain: Explore the World Through Soccer

by Ethan Zohn & David Rosenberg

Journeying to the country that won the 2010 FIFA World Cup, this book explores the culture of Spain through the world’s most popular sport: soccer. From watching an amazing game between world class rivals...

Archaeology for Kids: Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past, 25 Activities

by Richard Panchyk

This activity book features 25 projects such as making a surface survey of a site, building a screen for sifting dirt and debris at a dig, tracking soil age by color, and counting tree rings to date a find,...

Ghosts: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #42: A Good Night for Ghosts

by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce & Sal Murdocca

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!


When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #42: A Good Night for Ghosts, they had lots of questions. What are some of the most famous ghost...

The Driving Book: Everything New Drivers Need to Know but Don't Know to Ask

by Karen Gravelle

The Driving Book will help teen drivers navigate through tricky new territory-on the road and at home.