Mysteries In Our National Parks Valley Of Death

Author: Gloria Skurzynski
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426309716
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Jack can’t believe what he’s hearing. His sister is being held hostage. Whoever snatched Ashley must have been following the Landons as they explored Death Valley National Park. But what do they want with Leesa? When Jack discovers why Leesa is on the run, he is determined to protect her. But how can he do that and save Ashley, too? One thing he knows for sure, failure is not an option. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Mysteries In Our National Parks Out Of The Deep

Author: Gloria Skurzynski
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426309732
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A baby whale is the latest mammal stranded on the beaches of Acadia National Park. When the Landons run to get help, they don’t notice Bindy Callister slip away. When they track her down, she’s acting strange—she knows the strandings are no accident. She even knows those responsible. But she’s too scared to tell. Time is running out; and now the kids too are in real danger—unless Bindy talks! From the Paperback edition.

Mysteries In Our National Parks Over The Edge

Author: Gloria Skurzynski
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426309708
Size: 31.47 MB
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When Dr. Olivia Landon receives this anonymous e-mail shortly after broadcasting her controversial plan to save the condors, everyone thinks it’s a crank threat except Dr. Landon’s daughter Ashley. She’s sure it’s the handiwork of Morgan Rogers, self-proclaimed anarchist and computer geek. Suspicions mount when the death threat almost becomes a reality, and Morgan is the only witness. Is he innocent or guilty? Journey into the maze of Morgan’s cyberworld and find out!

Over The Edge Troubleshooters 3

Author: Suzanne Brockmann
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0755380088
Size: 62.20 MB
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Troubleshooters: They Never Let You Down. The third addictive romantic suspense novel in New York Times bestselling author Suzanne Brockmann's Troubleshooters series, filled with thrilling adventure, excitement and passion. In OVER THE EDGE, Lieutenant Teri Howe and Senior Chief Stan Wolchonok are made to undertake a daring rescue mission. But there is more than just their lives at stake... Lieutenant Teri Howe is one of the best helicopter pilots in the naval reserves. Strong and dedicated, her passion for flying is only rivalled by her attraction to Senior Chief Stan Wolchonok. And when a past mistake surfaces, jeopardizing everything Terri has worked for, she immediately turns to Stan for support. Stan doesn't hesitate to come to Terri's aid, even though he knows his personal code of honour - and perhaps his heart - will be at risk. But when a jet carrying an American senator's daughter is hijacked, Stan can no longer keep Terri at arm's length - he needs her flying skills to help him undertake a daring rescue mission. In the midst of danger, and as the boundaries between friends and lovers begin to blur, Terri and Stan realise that they are being pushed over the edge into a future that might be more than they ever dreamt of...

The Hunted

Author: Gloria Skurzynski
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426300950
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The Landon family travels to Glacier National Park to investigate why grizzly bear cubs are disappearing and become involved with a ten-year-old Mexican runaway boy.

The Mystery In The Smoky Mountains

Author: Carole Marsh
Publisher: Gallopade International
ISBN: 0635076152
Size: 65.45 MB
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One very Blue Ridge! One crazy quilt! One fearless fiddler! One hoot in a holler! And a Smoky secret! Christina, Grant, Mimi and Papa head to the Great Smoky Mountains and end up in an A+ Appalachian mystery complete with an eerie mountain haze, spectacular scenery, a boisterous bear, confounding clues, and mystifying folklore! LOOK what's inside this mystery - people, places, history and more! PLACES: Smoky Mountains ¥ Skyline Drive ¥ Blue Ridge Parkway ¥ Great Smoky Mountains National Park ¥ Penland School for Crafts, Asheville, NC ¥ Cherokee Indian Museum and Sequoyah Statue, Cherokee, NC ¥ Mumble Peg Bookstore, Bryson City, NC ¥ Cades Cove ¥ The picnic area near the Abrams Falls hiking trails ¥ Laurel Falls ¥ Clingman's Dome Observation Tower. SMOKY MOUNTAIN FACTS: Location ¥ Ecosystem: Plants, trees, bushes, animals, biodiversity ¥ Geography: hills, waterfalls, bald mountains ¥ Nicknames: Great Smokies, Great Smoky Mountains ¥ Foods: Western North Carolina barbeque, sweet tea. HISTORY: Cherokee Tribe: History, legends ¥ Laurel Falls ¥ Clingman's Dome Observation Tower. SMOKY MOUNTAIN FACTS: Location ¥ Ecosystem: Plants, trees, bushes, animals, biodiversity ¥ Geography: hills, waterfalls, bald mountains ¥ Nicknames: Great Smokies, Great Smoky Mountains ¥ Foole.? ARTS AND CRAFTS OF THE REGION: Glassblowing ¥ Painting ¥ Quiltmaking. Like all of Carole Marsh Mysteries, this mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that will keep kids begging for more! This mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, built-in book club and activities. Below is the Reading Levels Guide for this book: Grade Levels: 3-6 Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 5.3 Accelerated Reader Points: 2 Accelerated Reader Quiz Number: 140440 Lexile Measure: 820 Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Level: Q Developmental Assessment Level: 40

Mysteries In Our National Parks Running Scared

Author: Gloria Skurzynski
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426309740
Size: 24.56 MB
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"Jack and Ashley’s search for eight-year-old Sammy has left them hopelessly lost in a twisted maze of tunnels deep inside Carlsbad Caverns. Bats are everywhere, and the echoes of their screeching cries sends a chill through the trio. The only light is the candle in their lantern. What will happen when it burns out, leaving them in total darkness?"= From the Paperback edition.

Mysteries In Our National Parks Ghost Horses

Author: Gloria Skurzynski
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426309694
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Life-threatening accidents keep plaguing the Landon family as they investigate the mysterious deaths of white mustangs at Zion National Park in Utah. Even before they get to the park, Jack Landon knows that Ethan Ingawanup spells trouble. Things start to go awry after Ethan and his sister—two Shoshone kids—are placed in the Landons' care. The questions begin to mount after Ethan teaches Jack and Ashley the ancient Ghost Dance: Are all the hair-raising events just coincidental? Or is there some strange magic in the dance ritual? The answers await in the raging waters of a slick-rock canyon called The Narrows. The afterword by Lyman Hafen of the Zion Natural History Association discusses white mustangs and public lands in Utah. From the Trade Paperback edition.

High Country

Author: Nevada Barr
Publisher: Wheeler Publishing
ISBN: 9781587246371
Size: 64.78 MB
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When four young seasonal park employees at Yosemite National Park mysteriously vanish without a trace, Anna Pigeon is sent in to work undercover at the park's historical Ahwahnee Hotel to uncover the truth.