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20 fun facts about the great pyramid by Rajczak, Kristen, author.

20 fun facts about the great pyramid

Provides information about the Great Pyramid, including that it was built more than 4,500 years ago and that it is now thirty feet shorter than when it was built.

Apr 15, 2014
20 fun facts about the Colosseum by Nelson, Drew, 1986- author.

20 fun facts about the Colosseum

Provides information about the Colosseum, including such facts as how 50,000 people could fit in it and that sometimes the games lasted for months.

Apr 15, 2014
20 fun facts about Easter Island by Niver, Heather Moore, author.

20 fun facts about Easter Island

Provides information about Easter Island and its moai statues, including such facts as that its largest volcano can be seen from space and that some moai wear red "hats" for special rituals.

Apr 15, 2014
20 fun facts about Stonehenge by Sabatino, Michael, author.

20 fun facts about Stonehenge

Provides information about Stonehenge, including such facts as the whereabouts of its sister monuments and that some legends say that Merlin built it.

Apr 15, 2014
20 fun facts about Machu Picchu by Levy, Janey, author.

20 fun facts about Machu Picchu

Provides information about Machu Picchu, including such facts as the lack of an Incan writing system and that the whole structure was built without mortar.

Apr 15, 2014
100 hungry monkeys! by Sebe, Masayuki, 1953-

100 hungry monkeys!

Apr 15, 2014
20 fun facts about the Great Wall of China by Shea, Therese, author.

20 fun facts about the Great Wall of China

Provides information about the Great Wall of China, including the fact that it wasn't the first large wall built in China and that it is made out of many different materials.

Apr 15, 2014
20 fun facts about the Declaration of Independence by Niver, Heather Moore, author.

20 fun facts about the Declaration of Independence

Provides simple facts about the Declaration of Independence, including how Jefferson did not want to write it, what it is written on, and where it is now kept.

Apr 15, 2014
Alaska's dog heroes - true stories of remarkable canines by Gill, Shelley, author.

Alaska's dog heroes - true stories of remarkable canines

"In Alaska, dogs really are a person's best friend. These true canine stories from the last frontier describe remarkable acts of intelligence, stamina, loyalty, and heroism by Balto, Togo, Tekla, Stickeen, and more of Alaska's famous dogs. From traversing mountains in winter with deliveries of life- saving medicine to fighting off bears and finding lost children, each beautifully illustrated and exciting story comes from the pages of Alaska's history" --

Apr 15, 2014
20 fun facts about US monuments by Niver, Heather Moore, author.

20 fun facts about US monuments

This book introduces historical sites, national monuments, and emblems which are symbols of the United States, including Mount Rushmore, the Statue of Liberty, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Great Seal of the United States.

Apr 15, 2014
Autism spectrum disorder by Rodger, Marguerite, author.

Autism spectrum disorder

"Autism Spectrum Disorder is a term used to describe a group of developmental disorders that include autism, Asperger Syndrome, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, and others. Many people with these disorders struggle with social interaction and communication. This informative book provides insight into how people diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder experience the world around them and promotes understanding and acceptance. A chapter for friends and family discusses how to handle autism sp

Apr 15, 2014
Anne Frank in her own words by Kennon, Caroline, author.

Anne Frank in her own words

Looks at the life and importance of Anne Frank, supplemented with excerpts from her diary to give direct examples of her thoughts.

Apr 15, 2014
Babe conquers the world - the legendary life of Babe Didrikson Zaharias by Wallace, Rich.

Babe conquers the world - the legendary life of Babe Didrikson Zaharias

Apr 15, 2014
Airplanes by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Airplanes

Presents facts about airplanes, including how they fly, their most important parts, their pilots, how they are used, and why they are important.

Apr 15, 2014
A baby elephant in the wild by O'Connell, Caitlin, 1965-

A baby elephant in the wild

With in-the-field photographs, this photo essay brings young children to the African scrub desert to witness how a baby elephant survives in the wild.

Apr 15, 2014
Animal life by Aitken, Stephen, 1953-

Animal life

"Provides information on how climate change affects animal life"--Provided by publisher.

Apr 15, 2014
At the same moment, around the world by Perrin, Clotilde, 1977- author.

At the same moment, around the world

Starting from the Greenwich meridian this book takes the reader east imagining what children are doing at that moment in each of the twenty-four time zones.

Apr 15, 2014
The Articles of Confederation by Belton, Blair, author.

The Articles of Confederation

Apr 15, 2014
Ancient Greece by Park, Louise, 1961-

Ancient Greece

Explores ancient Greece, discussing the people, economy, government, religion, and education.

Apr 15, 2014
Ancient Egypt by Costain, Meredith.

Ancient Egypt

Apr 15, 2014