The Titanic Lost And Found

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307560678
Size: 23.96 MB
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Titanic. Just the name evokes tales of the doomed ship that have captivated people of all ages for more than 100 years. Early readers will enjoy this exciting account of the world's most famous disaster-at-sea and the discovery of it's remains many years later. Step 4 books are perfect for independent readers who are confident with simple sentences and are just starting to tackle paragraphs. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Tut S Mummy

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0385374623
Size: 74.13 MB
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Illus. in full color with black-and-white & full-color photos. "Beginning with the death of Tutankhamen, the book moves forward to archaeologist Howard Carter's discovery of the tomb. Information about ancient Egyptian life is interspersed in a clear, smooth fashion throughout. A good way to get readers into non-fiction."--Booklist.

Helen Keller

Author: Johanna Hurwitz
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307556689
Size: 28.72 MB
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When a childhood illness leaves her blind and deaf, Helen Keller's life seems hopeless indeed. But her indomitable will and the help of a devoted teacher empower Helen to triumph over incredible adversity. This amazing true story is finally brought to the beginner reader level. From the Hardcover edition.

Heavy Duty Trucks

Author: Joyce Milton
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307556662
Size: 80.63 MB
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Did you know that monster dump trucks are so tall that drivers have to use ladders just to get to their seats? Or that cherry picker trucks don't pick cherries? Through easy-to-read text and realistic art, young truck enthusiasts will discover everything they ever wanted to know about their favorite mode of transportation.

True Life Treasure Hunts

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780679870302
Size: 34.96 MB
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Describes several successful searches for lost treasure, including discoveries of sunken Spanish ships off the coast of Florida, the sacred well of the Mayas in Yucatan, and the tomb of King Tut in Egypt.

The Dragon S Scales

Author: Sarah Albee
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307555755
Size: 33.58 MB
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When a hot-tempered dragon seizes the local bridge, the people of Berryville are cut off from their supply of beloved strawberries until they can correctly answer three questions related to weight. The grownups of the town are stumped, but one very smart little girl saves the day with some facts she learned in school. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Hungry Plants

Author: Mary Batten
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307531228
Size: 74.12 MB
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This book offers readers a bug’s-eye view into the strange and fascinating world of carnivorous plants. From the “jaws” of the Venus flytrap to the pretty sundew plant whose delicate tentacles entrap its prey, the unique anatomy and behaviors of meat-eating plants are detailed with clear, engaging text and art. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Escape North The Story Of Harriet Tubman

Author: Monica Kulling
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0385374798
Size: 52.79 MB
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An easy-to-read, page-turning account of Harriet Tubman's life--from her childhood in slavery to her years as a conductor on the Underground Railroad to her later work as a suffragette and as a spy in the Civil War. This remarkable true story brings to life one of America's greatest female role models.

Volcanoes

Author: Eric Arnold
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0385374755
Size: 30.63 MB
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A volcano could be called a sleeping mountain--that is, until it wakes up! What is it like to witness the eruption of one of nature's majestic time bombs? Young readers can learn what makes volcanoes "tick," and read about some of the most famous eruptions in history.

Pompeii Buried Alive

Author: Edith Kunhardt Davis
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0553512587
Size: 72.93 MB
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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 ago, the eruption itself and its aftermath, and the excitement when the buried town is rediscovered centuries later. A lively and factual glimpse of a devastating moment in history, in an accessible, attractive package."--Publishers Weekly.