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Epitome for Eleanor: A Short History of the Known Universe: I. The Big Bang to the Bronze Age
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Price: Free! Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
From the formation of our galaxy and solar system to the emergence of life and the first civilisations, Epitome for Eleanor is a short history of the known Universe for children. Part I covers the period from the Big Bang to the Bronze Age.
Shipwrecked!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
It's 1740, and a British warship is wrecked on a remote island in Patagonia. But that is only the first of Midshipman Isaac Morris's problems. When mutiny among the crew leads to murder, Isaac must survive starvation, slavery and imprisonment if he wants to see his home again.... Reading age: 8. Interest level: up to age 14. Written and edited for reluctant or struggling readers.
14 Fun Facts About the White House: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
It is the house where the President lives and a symbol of the American Nation. How much do you know about the White House? Who chose the site for the original White House? What was the original name for the White House? Who actually built the White House? How many times has the White House been burned? How many floors does the White House have? Learn more about the White House in this book.
14 Fun Facts About the Washington Monument: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
The Washington Monument took over 50 years to build and it has stood for over 100 years. How much do you know about this magnificent monument. How thick are the walls at the base of the monument? Why is the Monument made up of two different colors of marble? Why is are there stones from other places in the monument. Find out more about the Washington Monument with these 14 fun facts!
14 Fun Facts About the U.S. One Dollar Bill: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Money
Have you ever really looked at a one dollar bill? There are many strange symbols and words on it. Do you know what those symbols and words mean? What are the two circles on the green side of the dollar bill? What number shows up a lot on the dollar bill? What symbols does the eagle hold? Find out more about the U.S. One Dollar Bill and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
The Dead Sea Scrolls - A Quick Guide For Kids
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by AWAP. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion and Spirituality
Discover the Dead Sea Scrolls with this informative and colorful pictorial guide. Read a short story of how the scrolls were discovered and find the answers to many questions: Why are the Scrolls so important? Where are they now? What is the mystery of the Buried Treasure contained in one of the Scrolls? This book targets Grades 4 and up, however it can be read and enjoyed by all ages
Red Primer for Children and Diplomats
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Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
Humorous and alarming history of Communism via the creative political cartoons of Mr. Victor Vashi
Patch Pirates Cannon
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Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Having a cannon can lead to your neighbors wanting and getting a bigger cannon. The pirates find themselves in an arms race. A picture book for children aged 6-12. about 1000 words and 12 pictures.