14 Fun Facts About the Mississippi River: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Muddy Mississippi is the largest river in the US, and one of the most well known rivers in the world. People have been discovering things about this river for hundreds of years. How much do you know about America’s waterway? Find out: Where does the Mississippi River begin? Where does the River lose most of its elevation? How many dams? The Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS.
Diamond Handbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Reference
. This remarkable diamond buying guide takes you by the hand on a visual shopping adventure to buy your first diamond. You will be amazed how quickly you learn to identify a beautiful diamond for much less than you expected to pay. Overwhelm will be replaced by confidence and excitement as you begin comparing diamonds using the simple techniques provided in this handbook.
14 Fun Facts About Yosemite: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
For millions of years, volcanic activity has been turning rocks into granite. The rocks were uplifted, forming a small mountain range with small streams and creeks weaving their way through the valleys. Surface volcanoes erupted, covering the area in lava. The streams cut new paths. The land was again uplifted; canyons were cut. Yosemite was formed. Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS.
Parallelogram (Book 3: Seize the Parallel)
Series: Parallelogram, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by Ryer Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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(Book 3 of 4) As Audie continues her struggle to return to the right universe and the right body, meanwhile Halli Markham, her adventurous parallel self, must take over the simple, quiet life Audie left behind. Halli has survived the Arctic, the Amazon, and dangers all over the world--but can she handle high school?
14 Fun Facts About Yellowstone: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Yellowstone National Park is full of hot springs, geysers and grizzly bears. It also has stone forests, glass cliffs, a glacial lake and colorful canyons created by rivers and waterfalls. All of this is fueled by a supervolcano that could erupt, killing millions of people and devastating the world’s climate for years. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standard
14 Fun Facts About the Grand Canyon: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Grand Canyon is located in Arizona. It is a huge group of canyons that have been cut into the landscape by the Colorado River. It is also one of the greatest natural wonders of the world. Find out: How does the Grand Canyon tell us the history of life on Earth? How was the Grand Canyon formed? How deep was the canyon? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum St
Doctors Make Mistakes, Of Course
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Everyone makes mistakes. Here are examples and notes, drawn from experience, which may help to cope with some of those made by medical practitioners.
A Brother's Vow
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 71,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A crazy promise made during a night out with his twin brother will change Randall’s life forever. Will he be able to keep the promise he made or will his past cause him to go against everything he’s worked hard to achieve?
Boi Meets Grl: A Vampire Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The centuries-old, lovesick vampire Count Wildheim donates some vintage clothing to a charity. His servants leave an item of the Count's in a pocket: a necklace his long dead lover Catherine gave him. He wants it back at any cost and sends his vampires on a killing rampage to retrieve it, into the Goth club scene of Montreal, where two club kids are falling in love. Who will stop the vampires?
The Last Dad: Looking for Answers When the Dad Piece is Missing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
Each chapter of The Last Dad begins with a story about Mildred, a single mom, and her son Louie. The first dad abandoned them when Mildred was 7 ½ months pregnant. The second dad enforced his rules with a bullwhip. Mother and son spent years looking for the next dad. Finally, they discovered the best dad was there all of the time. He was the last dad they would ever need.
Saving Faith
Price: Free! Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
What does it mean to believe? In whom are we to believe? If your answer to either question is wrong, you can miss your salvation! There is only one source by which we can learn what a saving faith is and that is from the Scripture. Paul wrote: “So faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the word of Christ.” What does Scripture mean when it says to believe in Jesus? How are we to believe in him?
14 Fun Facts About Frogs: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Frogs seem like cute little creatures. But did you know they can also be downright strange? Not everything about these creatures is what it seems. Here are some interesting and strange things you may not know. Find out: How do frogs drink? How big is the smallest frog? How big is the largest frog? What happens to a frog's skin after they shed? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About Death Valley: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Death Valley is a strange and unique area found in California. What makes this area so different, and what mysteries does it hold? Find out: When do the animals in Death Valley hibernate? Is Death Valley above or below sea level? What happens to most of the rain that tries to fall in Death Valley? What happens when you smile in Death Valley? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About Florida's Everglades: A 15-Minute Book: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Water once covered most of Florida. It created vast sawgrass prairies, eerie swamps and smelly mangrove forests. The area was considered useless and impenetrable, full of poisonous snakes, alligators and mosquitoes. It is more than that. It is a blending of ecosystems that are sustained by the environment and the animals that live there. The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
SIXTEEN Vs, Book Two, The Mid Teen Years
Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 2. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 111,450. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
Tragedy hits Victor's family and recovering from the temporary split-up helps shape his character. School yard games spin off in nostalgic events for kids living in the early 1960s. His continual desire for adventure creates several problems and unexpected outcomes. His many ‘firsts’ provide humorous memories for anyone. Life lessons abound as he escapes dangerous situations.
Shatter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,860. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When LAPD detective Donna Wildman, trained in criminal profiling, is loaned out to the suburb of Corona Beach to track down the murderous Rag Doll Man, she has no idea that the trail of clues will twist toward the police station itself.
14 Fun Facts About Insects: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
There are many different kinds of insects. But no matter how many there are, all insects have some things in common. Here are some fun facts about those little things that you find crawling around everywhere. Find out: What does the word insect mean? How many insects are there in the world? Are there insects in the Arctic and the Antarctic? Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
The Elles Here (Elsewhere) Place
Price: Free! Words: 25,480. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The disappearance of a father and then his daughter, are of interest not only to the police, but to someone else nearby. But little does the man know, how much he, a complete stranger to the area, will be dragged into the events that have unfolded. That is until he finds himself recording the whole thing.... and what a strange story it is indeed.
Too Much Spirituality
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Essay » Sociology
Can There Be Too Much Spirituality? Six examples of too much spirituality, plus a Zen Story about the fact that we do not have as much control in our life as we think we have..
14 Fun Facts About Bees: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Bees are fascinating creatures that pollinate much of the planet. You see them around you every day, but how much do you really know about them? How much honey can a worker bee make in its lifetime? How many eggs will a queen bee lay in one day? How big is the smallest bee? Are bees electrically charged? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.