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What Do Scientists Do All Day?

by Jane Wilsher & Maggie Li

What do scientists do all day? Find out in this beautifully illustrated book that features more than 100 scientists at work. Little ones can explore 14 different colorful scenes, turning the page after each...


What Do Scientists Do All Day?

by Jane Wilsher & Maggie Li

What do scientists do all day? Find out in this beautifully illustrated book that features more than 100 scientists at work. Little ones can explore 14 different colorful scenes, turning the page after each...


Fire Station

by Heather DiLorenzo Williams

Did you know that firefighters work out of fire stations? They also use fire stations to hold their gear and trucks. Discover these and other interesting facts in Fire Station.


Mythologica

by Stephen P. Kershaw & Victoria Topping

Amazon's No. 1 Children's Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2019 is an illustrated encyclopedia of Greek mythology like no other. Mythologica features startlingly beautiful and exquisitely otherworldly portraits...


Mythologica

by Stephen P. Kershaw & Victoria Topping

Amazon's No. 1 Children's Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2019 is an illustrated encyclopedia of Greek mythology like no other. Mythologica features startlingly beautiful and exquisitely otherworldly portraits...


Kiddish Yiddish

by Barbara Feltquate & Tom Post

From Bagel to Shalom, this children?s glossary of Jewish words in rhyme follows three generations of a family through a year of holidays, rituals and traditions. Poems and illustrations tell stories in the loving...


Folk Tales from Japan

by Sakade,Florence & Yoshio Hayashi

"Filled with now-familiar favorites, along with lesser known yet equally delightful tales, this enduring collection presents stories to enchant and enlighten young readers." — School Library Journal

From singing...


The Four Questions

by Lynne Sharon Schwartz & Ori Sherman

Why is this night different from all other nights?

Every year when families gather for the Passover holiday, the youngest child poses that question as part of the poetic Four Questions near the start of the Seder....


The Ancient World in 100 Words

by Clive Gifford & Gosia Herba

How do you sum up the ancient world in just 100 words? This book takes on the challenge!

With 100 carefully chosen words, each explained in just 100 words, this book provides a quick and fun insight into the...


Celtic Fairy Tales

by Joseph Jacobs

First published in 1892, "Celtic Fairy Tales" is an anthology of Celtic folklore tales collected and edited by Joseph Jacobs and one of the best of the crop. 

"Celtic Fairy Tales" includes some great tales such...


Accidental Archaeologists

by Sarah Albee

Secret treasures are buried all around us -- you just have to look for them!

Accidental Archaeologists takes you on an adventure through time to relive some of the coolest surprise discoveries by totally ordinary...


Women behind bars from Alfonsina to Sophia Loren

by Liliana De Cristoforo

Protagonists of the book are twelve women who tell their personal stories and their dramas from their jails. They were compelled to fight against me, who had betrayed or disappointed them, against social injustices...


The Blue-eyed Lady analyzes our society

by Monique De Rae

"The source of my art works was my beautiful, gentle, apricot-colored standard poodle “Lady”. She always looked as though she was regarding the world with two big question marks in her eyes. The distinctive...


The Coming of the Fairies

by Arthur Conan Doyle

Best known as the author of Sherlock Holmes stories but also a devout spiritualist, was entirely convinced by a set of photographs apparently showing two young girls from Cottingley in Yorkshire playing with...


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...


Korean Celebrations

by Cho,Tina & Farida Zaman

Korean Celebrations takes young readers on an exciting exploration of Korea's colorful festivals and family celebrations—wonderful days that are filled with exciting activities and delicious foods.

This book...


Japanese Myths, Legends & Folktales

by Yasuda,Yuri, Yumi Matsunari & Yumi Yamaguchi

Here, beautifully illustrated and presented in both English and Japanese, are 12 of the best Japanese folktales—shared with generation after generation of Japanese children. These charming tales engage your...


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...


Greek Mythology! Discover This Children's History Book

by Bold Kids

Greek Mythology is quite interesting to read about, and intriguing too to read the stories of these gods. From betrayals, to even facts about how people are, it does have a lot of cool aspects of it. Your child...


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...