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Joan of Arc: The Girl Who Fought For France
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Joan of Arc was a young farm girl who heard the voices of saints. She led an army in battles to drive the English out of France and put the rightful King on the throne. After she was captured, the King and the armies did nothing to help her. She was sold to the English and put on trial for crimes against the Church. Joan was convicted and burned at the stake. Find out more in this 15-Minute bio.
Louis Braille: The Boy Who Invented the Alphabet for the Blind
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Simon-Rene and Monique Braille lived in a small town in France. The town of Coupvray was 25 miles (40 km) outside Paris. Life was good for the family. Simon worked as a harness maker and leatherer. Simon was well known in the town, and his work supported his wife and three children, two girls and a boy. On January 4, 1809, the new year brought the family a new baby boy. They named him Louis.
Little House in the Rain Forest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Dust Jacket. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
Little House in the Rain Forest is a sequel to Kathy’s popular book, Little House in the Arctic. It, too, is a true story packed with adventure and written for “children of all ages.” After five years in Fairbanks and one year “outside,” Kathy’s family felt the draw of the north and returned to Juneau in the Southeast panhandle of Alaska.
Chameleons: Color Changing Lizards
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
A chameleon is a lizard, but it is a very strange lizard. They don't look like other lizards. Most lizards have long, round, skinny bodies. Chameleons have bodies that are a little flatter. They also stick up into the air. Many chameleons also have horns or bumps that stick up around their head. Some of them have small bumps and some of them have big ones. Find out more in this fun 15-minute book!
Frogs and Toads: In and Out of the Water
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
Frogs are amphibians. An amphibian is an animal that spends part of its life in water and part of it on land. There are two main kinds of frogs. They are frogs and toads. Some people say that frogs have smooth skin and toads have bumpy skin. But there are some frogs with bumpy skin and some toads with smooth skin. Find out all about frogs and toads in this fun, 15-Minute book for young readers.
14 Fun Facts About Frogs: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Endangered
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 about our amphibious friends. Do you know? How do frogs drink? How big is the smallest frog? How big is the largest frog? Find out in this fun 15-Minute book.
14 Fun Facts About Ears: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology
Ears sit on opposite sides of our head. They are flappy bits of skin that stick out. Sometimes we decorate them with piercings. Ears are our own little satellite dishes. They pick up sound waves and send them through the ear canal, where the tiniest bones and muscles in our body pick up the vibrations and send them further into our ears. Find out 14 Fun Facts about your ears in this book.
Little House in the Arctic
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,180. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Dust Jacket. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
Little House in the Arctic is a true story of a bygone era written for “children of all ages.” It will capture your imagination from the very first page as you read about pioneer life in a rugged land. In this exciting book, Kathy Slamp tells how her family (including a brand new baby) was uprooted from their comfortable, warm life in south Texas and moved to frigid Alaska.
Something Out of Nothing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Biography
Something Out of Nothing is a retelling of a favorite folktale. This version is perfectly suited for a beginning reader with limited sight vocabulary. The repetition and and supportive images provide the reader with a successful experience. The grandmother and granddaughter show themselves to be creative problem solvers.
My Memory Of Dying, Yes this is a true story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is meant to describe, in an easy to understand way, what happened to me, after I died. I don't know who I was, where it occurred, whether I was a man or woman, boy or girl; only that it did indeed occur. I have had this memory for almost 40 years now. As a child, I used to believe that this was a premonition-because I could not explain it any other way. I feel it is time to share this.
The War With Grandpa Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “The War With Grandpa" activity guide by Robert Kimmel Smith is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 13 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. This would be a perfect resource for a homeschooler to follow along with the book.
News And Facts For Kids, March 2013 Issue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
News and Facts written for kids, March 2013 Issue. Age appropriate for little readers 6-12, and for parents and teachers. The issue covers news as it happened from around the world. Plus a large section on cool facts for kids covering science, earth & outer space, wild life & nature, people & places and history: Get to know, say about Machu Picchu, poo-paper, sinkholes, and more.
Children’s Scavenger Hunt – London
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Series: SleuthQuests Scavenger Hunts, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Games & Activities / Questions & Answers
The best way to get children excited about history is to make it fun! This book will take your child on an adventurous journey through London This book contains 50 clue-based questions that will send them on a scavenger hunt through all parts of the city; each question gives them factual information about the city.
The Discovery of Electricity: A History Just for Kids!
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 31. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
In this book, we will be looking at the discovery of electricity. We will talk a little about the science of what electricity is, and then we will talk about how it was discovered and how smart inventors found a way to use this force to make the world a more comfortable place to live in. What would you like to learn about electricity? This book will look at the discovery of electricity from six
Maurice's Big Day!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General
Maurice's Big Day is about a little boy named Maurice who struggles with his identity because his is different than those around him. Maurice takes a journey through his ride to school, on the playground and his return home to discover something wonderful! Read along and experience the greatest things about being alike and different.
Rhapsody Of Realities TeeVo June 2013 Edition
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013 by LoveWorld Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / Devotional & Prayer
Rhapsody of Realities TeeVo is a 30-day devotional that speaks directly and plainly to young people, addressing their issues and concerns from the perspective of God's Word. In today's world, teens are faced with tremendous pressures with choices to make in different areas of their lives.
Rhapsody of Realities for Kids June 2013 Edition
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 160. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013 by LoveWorld Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / Devotional & Prayer
Rhapsody of Realities for Kids is specially packaged to teach children God’s Word and develop them in the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ. It’s packaged with such simplicity and appeal; they would want to read it over and over again.
Rhapsody of Realities for Early Readers June 2013 Edition
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 270. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013 by LoveWorld Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / Early Readers
Rhapsody of Realities for Early Readers makes learning God’s Word so much fun! The devotional for each day presents God’s Word in an exciting way and helps to develop children in the discipline of studying God’s Word in a structured pattern on a day-to-day basis.
Children’s Scavenger Hunt – San Francisco
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Series: SleuthQuests Scavenger Hunts, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / State & Local
The best way to get children excited about history is to make it fun! This book will take your child on an adventurous journey through San Francisco. This book contains 50 clue-based questions that will send them on a scavenger hunt through all parts of the city; each question gives them factual information about the city.
A is for Alpine: An Alphabet Book for Little Hikers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 510. Language: American English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Concepts / Alphabet
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fun ABC book for outdoor kids and their parents, A Is For Alpine is meant to help children (and their parents) imagine themselves hiking, camping and backpacking.