The Titanic Lost and Found

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307560678
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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
Format: PDF, Mobi
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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.

Moonwalk

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
ISBN: 0394824571
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Narrates the preparations and activities which culminated in man's first landing on the moon in July 1969.

Escape North The Story of Harriet Tubman

Author: Monica Kulling
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0385374798
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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.

Helen Keller

Author: Johanna Hurwitz
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307556689
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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.

Volcanoes

Author: Eric Arnold
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0385374755
Format: PDF, ePub
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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
Format: PDF
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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.

Hungry Plants

Author: Mary Batten
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307531228
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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.

Thomas Jefferson s Feast

Author: Frank Murphy
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0385372787
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Whether they're preparing for President's Day or whether they just like to eat, children will find much to devour in this leveled reader about Thomas Jefferson's role in America's culinary history! Did you know that every time you munch on a french fry or snack on ice cream, you have Thomas Jefferson to thank? It’s true! This founding father was one of America’s first foodies. After a visit to France, he introduced all sorts of yummy treats to America—including one that upset more than just tummies and created a culinary controversy! Get the scoop in this deliciously funny, true story—guaranteed to tempt even the most reluctant readers!

Barry

Author: Lynn Hall
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0375844392
Format: PDF, ePub
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Relates the feats of Barry, the Saint Bernard dog, whose name, to this day, bears the best dog honor at the Saint Bernard Monastery of Switzerland.