The Adventures of Sparrowboy by Brian Pinkney

Geography Cultures

By Brian Pinkney

anything MYSTERIOUS is ready TO take place ON THURBER STREET...
WILL THE occasions of 1 AFTERNOON switch HENRY'S existence perpetually?

Written and illustrated by way of Caldecott Honor artist Brian Pinkney, this award-winning tale introduces a brand new superhero -- Sparrowboy, a paperboy who takes the local below his wing and saves the day.

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Wheedle On The Needle by Stephen Cosgrove

Geography Cultures

By Stephen Cosgrove

Deep within the woods of the Pacific Northwest lives a quiet outdated creature named the Wheedle. whilst people flow into his forests, bringing their loud urban noises, Wheedle flees to the rocky peaks of Mount Rainier, after which to the very tip-top of Seattle's area Needle.

A nationwide bestseller, the cherished Wheedle at the Needle had a lot of its Seattle-centric storyline stripped from later variations. this excellent thirty fifth anniversary souvenir version brings again the book's unique appeal, inviting a brand new iteration of readers to please within the Wheedle's adventures.

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Introducing Asia by Anita Ganeri

Geography Cultures

By Anita Ganeri

The place is Mandarin spoken? the place do tigers stay? what's the longest river in Asia? This ebook solutions those questions and extra because it introduces younger readers to the continent of Asia via age-appropriate maps, attractive photos, and straightforward textual content. issues lined in the publication contain the place the continent is, weather, geography, animals and vegetation, nations, humans and languages, usual assets, towns, and well-known areas.

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Madam C.J. Walker: Entrepreneur (Black Americans of by A'Lelia Bundles

Geography Cultures

By A'Lelia Bundles

Madam C J Walker initially named Sarah Breedlove used to be the 1st in her previously enslaved kin to be born unfastened. terrible for many of her lifestyles, Walker invented a line of hair-care items whilst she used to be 37 years previous. 11 years later, she owned her personal thriving company, the Madam C J Walker production corporation. This booklet offers her tale.

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State-by-State Atlas by DK Publishing, Kathleen A. Felley, Kristen T. Behrens

Geography Cultures

By DK Publishing, Kathleen A. Felley, Kristen T. Behrens

Prepared locally to offer readers an summary of the designated parts of the rustic, this ebook creates a transparent and straightforward to appreciate means of studying American geography and tradition. every one state's panorama, undefined, agriculture, inhabitants, historical past, and folkways are explored in a colourful info ebook young ones may want to use all through their college age years.

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Oceans (DK ONLINE) by John Woodward

Geography Cultures

By John Woodward

DK, the simplest reference writer, meets Google(tm), the world's top seek engine in a accomplished and authoritative sequence that is on-line, and units the benchmark for reference. offering entire and visually arresting reference at a wholly new point, e-links lead you to on-line info you cannot get in a publication: reside and archival photos; sound buttons; interactive polls, quizzes, and video games; hyperlinks to firms and the most recent study. every one e-link tells you which of them key-phrase to use-then Google(tm) / DK take you immediately to the secure, applicable, and exact on-line info. become aware of the excellent abundance and diversity of crops and animals that make the sea their home-from deep, darkish trenches, to lush, tropical atolls. additionally find out about the currents, cycles, and lifetime of the sea itself, and the way the future health of the sea impacts existence all over on this planet

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