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Exit 37B
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Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man in the middle of a mid-life crisis pulls to the side of the road and has an odd epiphany which delivers new purpose for the "second half". Sometimes the answer to nagging questions is an absurd solution, and a life unexamined may decide to explain itself at an inopportune moment.
Touring Washington DC
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Price: Free! Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Gregath Publishing Company, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book was originally compiled in the mid-1990s as a complement to a genealogical research and sight-seeing trip provided by our company. Overviews from general safety tips and using the metro to packing check list and places of interest both on and off the National Mall are included.
14 Fun Facts About the Lincoln Memorial: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
The Lincoln Memorial is one of the most recognized buildings in Washington D.C. It honors a man who is loved by many for trying to bring the North and South together after the Civil War. “In this temple, as in the hearts of the people, for whom he saved the Union, the memory of Abraham Lincoln is enshrined forever.” How much do you know about this monument? Here are 14 Fun Facts to discover.
14 Fun Facts About the Sphinx: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Ancient
The Great Sphinx of Giza is one of the most recognized statues in the world. It is also one of the largest! The statue is about 240 feet (73 meters) long and 20 feet (six meters) wide. It stands 65 feet (19.8 meters) tall. Many mysteries still surround the sphinx. How much do you know about this massive monument?
Mooka the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
a short story for young children about a lonely dragon called Mooka, he lived in a wooded rocky ravine and could turn himself invisable. An army was advancing on his homeland and he sought to protect his home and the neighbouring lands around him, He loved all flowers and creatures living in and around his home, and butterflies were his favorite.
The Granary Angel: a Lovecraftian Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Steffi works on a nighttime graveyard tour in Boston. Recently she’s become obsessed with the statue of an angel at the Granary Burying Ground. The problem: there are no angel statues in that graveyard…and the angel no one else can see appears to be equally obsessed with Steffi.
Dreams of the Mythos: Five Lovecraftian Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
These five tales of Lovecraftian weird fiction might keep you up past your bedtime. Includes SUCCOR THE CHILD, THE THING IN THE WATER, THE BOOGEYMAN (exclusively available in this anthology), THE GRANARY ANGEL, and THE BROADCAST OUT OF TIME.
14 Fun Facts About the Lincoln Memorial: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / Other
The Lincoln Memorial is one of the most recognized buildings in Washington D.C. It honors a president who is loved by many for trying to bring the North and South back together after the Civil War. As it says: “In this temple, as in the hearts of the people, for whom he saved the Union, the memory of Abraham Lincoln is enshrined forever.” The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About the Statue of Liberty: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
She stands in New York Harbor, lifting her light to the world. The Statue of Liberty is a symbol of the US. How much do you know? What is the Statue of Liberty’s real name? What was the Statue of Liberty originally used for? What was the first part of the Statue to be finished? Which is taller, the statue or the pedestal? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum St
14 Fun Facts About the Sphinx: Educational Versions
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Africa
The Great Sphinx is one of the most recognized statues in the world. It is also one of the largest, being almost as big as a football field! The statue is about 240 feet (73 meters) long and 20 feet (six meters) wide. It stands 65 feet (19.8 meters) tall. Many mysteries still surround the sphinx. Learn more in this book. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Stan