By Deary, Terry; King of England Henry VIII; Deary, Terry; Flook, Helen
By Kent Publishing
This new sequence of nonfiction readers will seize a student's curiosity from the first actual web page! Designed with reluctant readers in brain, those riveting 64-page softcover books provide brief chapters on high-interest headlines. each one bankruptcy is its personal mini-book, which incorporates a timeline, keyword phrases, and fascinating evidence. interesting black and white photos preserve the pages turning. A bibliography encourages additional topical reading.\n\nDesperate and terrible, stowaways threat their lives in an try to safe freedom or a better lifestyle. a few be triumphant; others undergo tragedy and heartbreak. study the destiny of a recognized explorer, a runaway slave, who concealed within the wheel good of an plane, and a guy who shipped himself from ny to Texas.
By Sharron L. McElmeel
Chosen for his or her accuracy, authenticity, and charm, those books span the curriculum in subject material and should aid librarians propose readers making the transition from fiction to nonfiction. McElmeel offers thorough directions for selecting and utilizing details books to advertise literacy and studying via inquiry. whole bibliographic info, grade and age degrees, and sequence details are given for every name with feedback for comparable assets (both fiction and nonfiction) and studying connections.
By Mandy Lineback
- Information-packed volumes supply finished overviews of every nation's humans, geography, historical past, executive, economic system, and tradition - considerable full-color illustrations consultant the reader on a voyage of discovery - Maps mirror present political limitations
By Fep International Ltd.
By Chris Ryan
Whilst Ben Tracey units out together with his cousin to identify rooster harriers - a safe fowl of prey - he does not anticipate to bump into a mystery operation. yet renegade researchers are utilizing an army base close to the birds' nest website to increase undertaking Vortex: a venture all for a best mystery, totally unlawful and hugely deadly weapon!
As the clock ticks down, Ben and Annie are in a race opposed to time to avoid catastrophe. yet their enemies are decided to forestall them and they'll visit any lengths...
By Jennifer L. Hanson
From the significant empire Mongolians equipped after Ghenghis Khan united them within the thirteenth century- which at its peak stretched from the pacific Ocean to the Black Sea- to sessions below chinese language after which Soviet keep watch over to this day whilst the Buddhist traditions that have been as soon as repressed are flourishing and the rustic is suffering to enforce fiscal reforms. This ebook explores the historical past and way of life of a society that has lengthy interested the Western international. It deals a examine of varied political, fiscal, social, and cultural alterations Mongolians have persisted during the last 800 years. A source for bothe studenst and common readers.
By Holly Karapetkova