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Demarcus Jones and the Solar Calendar
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
Demarcus Jones and the Solar Calendar is a historical adventure for the reader. Join Demarcus as he discovers the secret Solar Calendar that takes him to far away places, where time has no control. He meets actual historical figures, who tell him of true events that have happened to the Black diaspora in the past.
American Indians in Colorado: Dancing With Grace
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
Follow Grace, a Cheyenne fifth grader, as she prepares for a powwow dance competition and along the way learns about her people. Aimed at intermediate students and teachers, this history honors American Indians and comes alive for todayʼs youth. The book shows how decisions made in the past shape the present, and challenges students to think about how their own decisions will shape the future.
The Not-So-Sweet History of Caribbean Sugar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This nonfiction, middle grade level children's book is the second book in the Caribbean Reference Shelf series published by Gunga Peas Books. From the very beginning the history of Caribbean sugar and the history of Caribbean slavery were linked. This title tells the story of how the sugar cane industry developed during the colonial period.
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
Dancing on the Day of the Kings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
(3.00 from 1 review)
Dancing on the Day of the Kings is part of a series called the Caribbean Reference Shelf. In this edition readers will learn about how people of color who lived in Havana, Cuba in the 1800s celebrated the Catholic feast of the Epiphany.
Poems Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
The poems in this book are perfect for reading aloud or performing as part of any King celebration. Children will better relate to Dr. King and his achievements when they know or understand his childhood. Hence, the poems include facts about his early life. The author's ultimate goal is to influence everyone to stand up for what is right so everyone is respected, using peaceful methods.
Songs Honoring Martin Luther King
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
This book brings to life the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, a champion for justice, in song. It helps the cause of justice established by Dr. King continue in the hearts, minds and imagination of this and future generations.
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.