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Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner (Step Into Reading - Level 3 - Quality)

Monica Kulling

Francis Scott Key was a very busy man. He and his wife had 11 children. He was a lawyer and many people came to him for advice. But whenever he had a moment, he would jot down a line of poetry. He loved writing poems. When the War of 1812 broke out... (read more)

United States
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The Story of Ruby Bridges

Robert Coles

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first African American child to integrate a New Orleans school with this paperback reissue! The year is 1960, and six-year-old Ruby Bridges and her family have recently moved from Mississippi to New Orleans in search... (read more)

Women in History
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American Medical Association Girl's Guide to Becoming a Teen

American Medical Association

Sound Advice for Pre-Teens on Puberty and Life Changes Becoming a teen is an important milestone in every girl's life. It's especially important at this time to get answers and advice from a trusted source. The American Medical Association Girl's Guide... (read more)

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An Uncommon Revolutionary: A Story about Thomas Paine (Creative Minds Biography)

Laura Hamilton Waxman

Thomas Paine believed that American liberty was not only possible but worth dying for. He was dissatisfied with his quiet life until he traveled to the American colonies. There, the cause of American freedom from English rule lit a fire within him. To... (read more)

World History
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The Cage

Ruth Minsky Sender

As long as there is life, there is hope After Mama is taken away by the Nazis, Riva and her younger brothers cling to their mothere's brave words to help them endure life in the Lodz ghetto. Then the family is rounded up, deported to Auschwitz, and... (read more)

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Josefina's Surprise: A Christmas Story (American Girls Collection)

Valerie Tripp

Josefina hopes her family will have a happy Christmas, although she knows they will miss Mam . When she and her sisters discover that the Christmas altar cloth Mam embroidered has been damaged, they are heartbroken. But T'a Dolores finds a way to help... (read more)

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What Did the Ancient Chinese Do for Me? (Linking the Past and Present)

Patrick Catel

This book teaches readers what the Ancient Chinese gave us: the seismograph, ice cream, fireworks, and more.... (read more)

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