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Life Through Toby's Eyes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
This story shows life as Toby sees himself and his family, the adventures he encounters and the fun he has with his new friends. He is a friendly, loving dog and soon begins to think he's human too. That's because he's given so much affection and attention. His favorite thing is Mrs. King's chocolate chip cookies. He does everything possible with Mr. King because he loves him so much.
Magic Land W of idiomatic phrases
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Series: Illustrated Idioms, Book 23. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 290. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / Grammar
The beautiful land of literary world filled with enthralling idiomatic phrases are colourfully illustrated in the magic land. The 23rd book of this series has selected idiomatic phrases starting with letter W.
The Catacombs of Paris: A Strange But True Tale
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Strange But True Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Curiosities & Wonders
It all started with a smell. In Paris, France, during the 1800s, the people were starting to get sick. They could not escape the foul smells coming from the cemeteries. The worst cemetery was Saints-Innocents (the Cemetery of Innocents). This cemetery was in the heart of the city next to the central market place. Find out what was done to solve the problem, and about the mysterious catacombs.
Why Bullies Bully and What Can Be Done About It
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Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is provided free as a way to educate people on why bullies bully and what can be done about bullying to get it to stop.
Christmas in Minto
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
(5.00 from 1 review)
The true story of the wonder and excitement of a child's first Christmas on the farm.
Lara's Call: A Child's Book of Prayers
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / Inspirational
This book includes the prayers of an eight-year old girl called Lara. She started praying and writing her prayers after her family went through a severe financial crisis. During their time of suffering, Lara turned to God where she found safety and protection. She also started scribbling and drawing. This book has her prayers and her drawings. The book has an elegant and devotional message.
America in World War I: A History Just for Kids!
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 19. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
This handbook is going to teach you more about one of the most important period of human history: it was a time a huge part of the human race was actively working to support this war, either fighting in it, helping the soldiers, of keeping the country running until the soldiers came home. Ask your parents if anyone in your family fought in World War One, and try to imagine what it was like for
Our Story
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Adoption
“Why did my birth parents place me for adoption?” This is the burning question that weighs heavily on the heart of every adopted child. I searched for years for an answer that would help my children find peace with their past. I came to realize there was no painless answer to this question… here on Earth anyway…
Why? Moxie Whitworth.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Moxie is an older golden retriever whose friends depend on her for answers to questions all dogs have. In this book, in a poetic way, Moxie lets her friends figure out the answer this time to their newest question. To their surprise, the answer comes from the one least expected.
Tommy Turtle Gets Lost
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Strangers
"One day Tommy Turtle got up early and took a bath. Then he sat down and ate his breakfast of turtle mush, which he didn't like." This book will help your child learn their name, address and phone # without frightening him/her. There are lines to show where they should say the information that pertains to them. Give them a sense of pride and accomplishment for being smarter than Tommy Turtle!
Coming Again
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Series: God Investigator Series 2 (I Spy GI). Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion / Bible Stories / General
“One day Jesus was telling them he’d be going soon. But he told them everything was under control, they didn’t have to worry.” Do you want to have a peep into heaven? Do you want to know how to get there? Is Jesus really coming again? Are you ready? Bible stories simply told, with activities and games to go with each story. Part of the 100 story God Investigator series.
The Big Interactive Quiz Book - Quiz Questions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Games & Activities / Questions & Answers
Get instant answers to a huge selection of general knowledge questions. Can you complete the interactive quiz? Enjoy and learn in the process! Hundreds of multiple choice questions! Four answers have been provided for each question, simply click on the correct answer to proceed to the next question or return to the beginning and try again if you answer incorrectly.
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds includes photos and descriptions of breeds from around the world. The background to each breed is detailed - its origins, development, characteristics and, where applicable, mode of working. Breed standards are given as well as care tips for looking after each breed.
I Wonder... Can A Bald Eagle Grow Hair
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Series: 15-Minute Books · I Wonder. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
I wonder … About Birds. Do snowy owls melt in the summer months? How many words can a parrot learn? How big is the pelican’s stretchy pouch? How many neck bones does a swan have? Do kookaburras laugh at people? Does an ostrich really hide by sticking its head in the ground? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this fascinating 15-minute book about birds.
I Wonder... Do Bedbugs Snore
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Series: 15-Minute Books · I Wonder. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
I Wonder… About Insects. Are all ladybugs females? Does a honeybee make flavored honey? Will a stinkbug smell better if it takes a bath? Can a walking stick fly? Will fruit flies eat vegetables? Do army ants carry guns? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this fascinating 15-minute book about insects.
Just a Cat!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Pets
This book is about the cats that many of us love as our friends and companions. The cat in this story tells us about her adventures and battles, and the loss of eight of her lives. But as we see the world through her eyes, we see that, in countries like Australia, cats are regarded as feral predators that have a devastating effect on our native animals. This book asks young readers the question: H
Betsy Ross: The Woman Who Made The First Flag
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
On the first day of 1752, a new baby was born. Her parents were Samuel and Rebecca Griscom. They named their baby Elizabeth, but soon everyone called her Betsy. Betsy grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her father worked as a carpenter. He helped to build many buildings. He even built the house that Betsy and her family lived in. Learn about Betsy Ross and her life in this fun, fact-filled book
I Am Cornflower: The Story of a White Mountain Apache Girl
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
My white name is Kathy, but my Indian name is Cornflower. I was born in the time when the flowers blossom in the stalks of corn around our village. The cornflower blossom was the first thing my father saw after I had been brought into the world of men. That is why I have the name Cornflower. Read the story of this White Mountain Apache Girl and what her life is like on the reservation.
The Amazing Echidna: Puggles In Pouches
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Echidnas have spiny hairs all over their body. This makes them look like a porcupine. Echidnas are also covered in fur. Depending on where they live, some are furrier than others. They can vary in color from very light brown to red-brown and right through to black. Did you know that the spines are really hairs? They are just very large and strong hairs. Find out more about the amazing echidna!
Kangaroos: Australian Hoppers
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Kangaroos
The kangaroo is a marsupial. A marsupial is an animal that lives in its mother’s pouch after being born. Kangaroos are often called roos for short. The kangaroo has two large back feet. It uses these feet to hop or jump around. The kangaroo also has two smaller front feet. It uses these feet much like we use our hands and arms. Learn more about this amazing animal in this fun, fact-filled book.