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Pirates! (Naxos Junior Classics)

Roy Mcmillan

Pirates are everywhere - and they have been ever since boats were used as carriers. They are in stories ranging from Treasure Island through Peter Pan to Pirates of the Caribbean; they are in our imaginations with peg-legs, hook-hands and parrots on... (read more)

Symbols, Monuments, etc.
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Where Is the Empire State Building? (Where Is...?)

Janet Pascal

New York City boasts one of the most famous skylines in the world, and the Empire State Building is undeniably the focal point of this incredible view. At 102 stories, the structure was no small feat. In fact, its construction coincided with the onset of... (read more)

Women in History
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Malala, a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal, a Brave Boy from Pakistan: Two Stories of Bravery

Jeanette Winter

Meet two heroes of Pakistan who stood up for the rights to freedom and education in these inspirational nonfiction tales from acclaimed author-illustrator Jeanette Winter. Two stories of bravery in one beautiful bookand#8212;including the story of Malala... (read more)

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The Dreadful, Smelly Colonies: The Disgusting Details about Life in Colonial America (Fact Finders: Disgusting History)

Elizabeth Raum

Describes disgusting details about daily life in the American Colonies, including housing, food, and sanitation.... (read more)

United States
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New York, New York!: The Big Apple from A to Z

Laura Krauss Melmed

Laura Krauss Melmed is author of Capital! Washington D.C. from A to Z and New York, New York! The Big Apple from A to Z, also illustrated by Frané Lessac; I Love You As Much . . . , illustrated by Henri Sorensen; and the critically acclaimed... (read more)

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The Children's Plutarch: Tales of the Romans

Frederick James Gould

In the 'Parallel Lives' of Plutarch, written in the first century A.D., Plutarch alternated between Greek and Roman biographies to show how both societies had produced worthy and honourable citizens. F. J. Gould, in his translation for children, decided... (read more)

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Girl of the Year #02: American Girl: Lanie's Real Adventures

Jane Kurtz

Ten-year-old Lanie's wildflower garden is thriving and attracting butterflies to her Cambridge, Massachusetts, backyard, but a neighbor not only objects to her growing "weeds," she also uses harmful chemicals on her own plants.... (read more)

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