Caitlind L. Alexander

Biography

Caitlind Alexander is the author of over 60 books for children, including the Jamie and Kendall Broderick Mystery series, the 14 Fun Facts and 101 Fun Facts series, the Wonderful World of Animals Series, and the Miss Jones series.
She lives in California where she loves to visit historic places and learn about new things. She also loves to travel and has been all over the world.

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Books

The Lives of Wild Animals Book #3: A Set of Seven 15-Minute books
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
There are many amazing animals in the world. Some are funny and some are strange. This book will tell you about seven interesting, but amazing animals. Each book covers six subjects: What is it, where does it live, what does it eat, who are its enemies, how are babies born and raised, and some fun facts about the animal. This is a compilation of 7 of our popular 15-Minute Books. Reading level: 3.7
The Lives of Wild Animals Book #2: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
There are many amazing animals in the world. Some are funny and some are strange. This book will tell you about seven interesting, but amazing animals. Each book covers six subjects: What is it, where does it live, what does it eat, who are its enemies, how are babies born and raised, and some fun facts about the animal. This is a compilation of 7 of our popular 15-Minute Books. Reading level: 3.7
The Lives of Wild Animals Book #1: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
There are many amazing animals in the world. Some are funny and some are strange. This book will tell you about seven interesting, but amazing animals. Each book covers six subjects: What is it, where does it live, what does it eat, who are its enemies, how are babies born and raised, and some fun facts about the animal. This is a set of seven of our popular 15-Minute Books. Reading level: 3.8.
The House Built By Ghosts: The Strange Tale of the Winchester Mystery House
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
It has over 160 rooms, 40 bedrooms, 13 bathrooms, but only one shower. It has stairs that lead to the ceiling, and doors that, when stepped through, will drop you a story or more. It has 10,000 windows, a number of which are placed on inside walls, including a stained glass window made by Tiffany. This is the Winchester Mystery House, the house built by ghosts. Learn more in this 15-minute book!
Miss Jones: The Time Traveling Teacher
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! In these five separate adventures, Miss Jones discovers the stone for Michelangelo's David is about to be cut in half; something wrong with the Wright Brother's plane; and other adventures. RL: 2.6. Ages 7-10
Lions: Big Cats of Africa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Lions, Tigers, Leopards, etc.
Lions are big cats. They have tawny fur. Tawny means yellowish brown in color. Some lions have white fur on their stomachs and some lions have tawny fur on their stomachs. There are also a few lions that are all white. Lions also have a long tail. Their tail ends in a ball of fur. Scientists call the ball a tuft. The tuft on most lions is black. Learn about lions in this fun, 15-minute book.
Yaks: Hairy Cows of Asia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cows
A yak is a hairy animal that lives in Asia. It looks like a big, hairy cow. Yaks are members of the cow family. Like cows, they have four skinny legs and big, round bodies. They also have long noses and horns on top of their head. But a yak is much bigger than a cow. They are between five feet (1.6 metres) and seven feet (2.2 metres) tall. That is taller than a man! Learn more in this fun book!
General, Please Burn My House: The Revolutionary War Story of Rebecca Motte
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Rebecca Motte sat down to supper with her three grown up daughters and her niece. They lived alone in the large plantation house in South Carolina. It was January, 1781 and the Revolutionary war had been going on for four long years. Suddenly there was a pounding at the door. Find out how the patriot Rebecca Motte handled it when the British moved into her house. A 15-minute book Reading level 3.7
14 Fun Facts About the Amazon River
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.)
The Amazon River is the largest river in the world. It winds its way across South America, picking up dirt, leaves, and mostly water from over one third of South America. Then it empties into the Atlantic Ocean. Learn about the Amazon River in this 15-minute book and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
Kids! Are You Kidding Me!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
We all know that kids can be funny. In this book three experienced writers have brought together their funniest stories about kids. Laugh along with them as they romp through the zany things kids do. "These ladies write with the wit and honesty that can get us all in trouble. They plunge head first into those embarrassing moments we've all suffered. Kudos and a gas mask to these gals."
Meet the Alligator: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
An alligator (often called a gator) looks a lot like a huge lizard. They have thick, hard skin across the top of their body. This skin is greenish brown in color. It is covered with bony plates. These plates help keep the gator safe. They are just like a turtle's shell. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Alligators: Floating Logs of the Swamp" and is for beginning readers.
Meet the Komodo Dragon: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
The Komodo dragon is the biggest lizard in the world. If a full-grown man laid down next to a dragon, the dragon would be a lot bigger than the man! The dragon can weigh as much as two men! Their skin is brown with tan or black marks on it. This book is a shortened version of our popular “Komodo Dragons: The Biggest Lizard in the World" and is for early readers. for ages 5-8.
Meet the Giraffe: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
The giraffe is the tallest animal alive today. A male giraffe can be taller than a two-story house! Giraffes look a bit like a horse with a very long neck and long legs. Their front legs are longer than their back legs. That is why their back slopes down toward their rump. This shorter version of "Giraffes: Long-Necked Wonders" is for early readers. Ages 5-8.
Ice Fishing in Alaska, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
Have you ever gone Ice Fishing in Alaska? It's not as easy as you might think! First you have to find out where the fish are hiding. Then you have to cut a hole. Then you need to break the icicles off your pole and off your nose! This humorous book shows early readers how hard it is to go Ice Fishing in Alaska. Ages 5 to 9. Includes exercises to meet Common Core standards.
Meet the Bat: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
What animal sees with its ears and flies with its hands? Bats do. They also do many other strange things. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Bats: Fliers of the Night" and is for early readers. With only 1066 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the bat. Educational Versions include exercises designed to meet Common Core standards.
Meet the Armadillo: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
How would you like to live your life in a suit of armor? That is what an armadillo does. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Armadillos: Animals that Wear Armor" and is intended for beginning readers. With only 1181 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the armadillo. Includes exercises designed to meet Common Core standards.
Tommy Turtle Gets Lost: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
One day Tommy Turtle got up early and took a bath. After he was all clean he sat down and ate his breakfast of turtle mush, which he didn't like. Then Tommy decided to go for a walk. He walked up the street and around the corner and down the block. He ended up at the park. This book is designed to help your child learn this important information without frightening them. Has Common Core exercises.
Meet the Bat: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
What animal sees with its ears and flies with its hands? Bats do. They also do many other strange things. This book is a shortened version of our popular “Bats: Fliers of the Night" and is intended for beginning readers. With only 1066 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the bat.
The Room of 1,000 Slaves: A Full-Length Brodericks Mystery, Educational Version
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime
Join Jamie and Kendall Broderick in this exciting adventure as they search a house for clues to find out if it was used as a station on the underground railroad. The discovery of a secret passageway which locks Jamie inside is just the start of their adventure. Educational Versions Include exercises designed to meet Common Core Standards.
Indian Ghost at Sutters Swamp: A Full Length Brodericks Mystery, Educational Version
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Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
Kendall and Jamie Broderick are visiting a wilderness cabin with their father. After a day spent exploring, suddenly something is wrong. The weather and fog closes in around them, and the water of Sutter's Swamp seems to be working hard to keep them from getting back to their cabin. They finally make it back, only to discover that their father is nowhere to be found. Includes Common Core exercises
Kendall and Jamie Solve it At School: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Mysteries, Educational Version
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
Match wits with Kendall and Jamie Broderick and see if you can solve these seven 15-minute mysteries: The Case of Lincoln's Luggage, The Case of the Crisp Crayons, The Case of the Bird's Beak, The Case of the Wet Water Jug, The Case of the Jacked Jeans, The Case of the Pilfered Pellets, and The Case of the Aussie Adventure. Educational Versions Include exercises designed to meet Common Core Stand
The Case of the Lifted Laptop: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Mysteries, Educational Version
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
Match wits with Kendall and Jamie Broderick and see if you can solve these seven 15-minute mysteries: The Case of the Lifted Laptop, The Case of the Photographer's Photo, The Case of the Gone Globe, The Case of the Mayor's Mementos, The Case of Picasso's Painting, The Case of the Plundered Purse, The Case of the President's Pearls. Educational Versions have exercises to meet Common Core standards
The Case of the Magazine Millionaire: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Mysteries, Educational Version
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
Match wits with Kendall and Jamie Broderick and see if you can solve these seven 15-minute mysteries: The Case of the Magazine Millionaire, The Case of the Taken Trophies, The Case of the Grabbed Geocache, The Case of the Bouncing Boxer, The Case of the Mansion Mystery, The Case of the Soccer Steal, The Case of Washington's Waistcoat. Educational Versions Include exercises to meet Common Core sta
The Case of the Disappearing Dragon: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Mysteries, Educational Version
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
Match wits with Kendall and Jamie Broderick and see if you can solve these seven 15-minute mysteries: The Case of the Disappearing Dragon, The Case of the Pageant Princess, The Case of the Jade Jewelry, The Case of the Stolen Sea Dragon, The Case of the Pilfered Picnic, The Case of the Swiped Solar System, The Case of the Ship's Steward. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
The Ghost of Angelina Kittura, Educational Version
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Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 24,940. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
There it sat on the top of the hill, the ancient Victorian mansion. The paint was peeling, the porch was sagging, and inside, a ghost was waiting. Join three children as they move into the house, and come face to face with the ghost. What does she want? And what can the kids do about it? Educational Versions Include exercises designed to meet Common Core Standards.
Twisted Ghost Stories: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Meet the ghosts, werewolves, and spooky creatures who inhabit this book: A persistent ghost who refuses to give up the woman he loves, even though she doesn’t love him! A woman who insists on haunting a ghost! A spooky house visited by two daring young trick-or-treaters. A werewolf visiting a small, but suspicious town. A haunted bicycle. And more! Seven spooky tales. Includes Common Core exercis
Scary Ghost Stories: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
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Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Two girls climb a tree and find a the tree house, only to discover they are not alone.Scary Ghost Stories contains a collection of seven 15-minute ghost stories, including: The Haunted Tree House, The Ghost of the Donner Party, The Hobo Graveyard, The Haunted Haystack, The Isle of Death, The Disappearance of Sara Oglethorpe, The Werewolf of Walther Point. Includes exercises to meet Common Core St
Spooky Ghost Stories: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
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Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 19,360. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
A ship sails into port, running fast ahead of a storm. No one in town thinks she will make it to shore. She does, but no one is on board! Spooky Ghost Stories contains a collection of seven 15-minute ghost stories, including: Captain Albacore, FF 489, Ghost Ship on the Cay, Prisoner of Oak Terrace, The Ghost of the Tree, The Stonemason's Playground, and The Witch's Brew. Incl. Common Core exercis
101 Fun Facts About Dinosaurs: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
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Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
Who created the word dinosaur? How big was an apatosaurus’ brain? What was strange about iguanodon’s hands and feet? Was spinosaurus bigger or smaller than t. rex? How many front teeth did stegosaurus have? What was strange about triceratops’ skin? What were the holes in t. rex’s skull for? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this set of seven 15-minute books. Has Common Core exer
101 Fun Facts About Mammals: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
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Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 16,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
How large is an anteater’s mouth? Which takes a shorter time to grow up; a female camel or a male camel? Can elephants run? What do a giant panda’s pupils look like? How much can a lion eat in one meal? What happens to a skunk when the weather turns cold? Learn the answers in these seven 15-Minute books. Educational Versions Include exercises designed to meet Common Core Standards.
Sea Creatures Book #2: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
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Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
There are many fascinating sea creatures. Some are funny. Some are strange. This book is a set of 7 of our popular 15-Minute Books. It contains the following books: Sharks: Chompers of the Sea, Sea Otters: Clowns of the Sea, Frogfish: The Weirdest Fish in the Sea, Whales: Giants of the Deep, Barnacles: Hated Squatters of the Sea, Sea Stars: Stars of the Sea, Elephant Seals: Mountains of Blubber.
Sea Creatures Book #1: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
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Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
There are many fascinating sea creatures. Some are funny. Some are strange. This book is a set of 7 of our popular 15-Minute Books. It contains the following books: Dolphins: Playmates of the Sea, Clown Fish: Friends of the Stinging Anemone, Jellyfish: Boogers of the Sea, Octopuses: Eight-Armed Wonders, Rays and Skates: Pancakes of the Sea, Sea Horses: Tiny Horses of the Sea, Sea Dragons: Animals
Meet the Horse: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Horses
There are many kinds of horses in the world. Some are short. Some are huge. Some come in one color. Some come in many colors. But they are all pretty. All horses have long, thin legs and a big round body. They have a long, curved neck and a big head with large eyes. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Horses: Tame and Wild” and is for early readers. Includes Common Core exercises.
Meet the Rabbit: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Rabbits
Rabbits are small, furry animals. They have an egg shaped body and very soft fur. Most rabbits have fur that is the color of the area they live in. This helps them hide from their enemies. If they live among dirt and twigs they will be brown or spotted. If they live in snow, they will be white. This book is an Early reader version of our popular Rabbits: Fluffy Ball of Fur. Has Common Core exercis
Meet the Frog: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
A frog spends part of its life in water and part of it on land. Frogs come in all shapes and sizes. Some are round and fat and some are long and skinny. The smallest frog is only as big as your fingernail. The biggest frog is bigger than a plate. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Frogs and Toads: In and Out of the Water” and is for early readers. Includes Common Core exercises.
Meet the Giant Panda: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Bears
Giant pandas live in China. For years many people thought a panda was a bear. Some thought it was a raccoon. Now they know that it is really a bear. They look like a huge, cuddly bear. They have four legs and a short, stubby tail. They also have a bear face. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Giant Pandas: Cuddly Bamboo Lovers” and is for early readers. Includes Common Core exercises.
Meet the Sea Creatures #2: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books for Early Readers, Educational Version
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
There are many fascinating creatures in the sea. Some are funny and some are strange. This book is a compilation of seven of our popular 15-Minute Books for early readers. It contains the full books: "Meet The Shark", "Meet The Sea Otter", "Meet The Frogfish", "Meet The Whale", "Meet The Barnacle", "Meet The Sea Star", "Meet The Elephant Seal". Includes Common Core exercises.
Meet The Sea Creatures #1: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
There are many fascinating creatures in the sea. Some are funny and some are strange. This book is a compilation of seven of our popular 15-Minute Books for early readers. It contains the full text and pictures from: "Meet The Dolphin", "Meet The Clown Fish", "Meet The Jellyfish", "Meet The Octopus", "Meet The Ray", "Meet the Sea Horse" and "Meet the Sea Dragon". Includes Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the Runaway Slaves: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers a group of runaway slaves. They have become lost when Harriet Tubman, their leader, has suddenly fallen asleep. Can Miss Jones help them find their way and save Harriet? Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the Golden Spike: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling 2nd grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that the golden spike has been stolen! The transcontinental railroad is almost finished. Important people have come from all over to see the last, golden spike being laid, but it is gone! Can Miss Jones help? Has Common Core tasks.
Miss Jones and the Pony Express: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that Pony Express rider Wild Bill Hickock is in danger. He is trying to carry the news of President Lincoln’s election across the plains. But Bill is sick. Can Miss Jones help keep him from dying? Includes Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the Wright Brothers: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that the first flight ended in a deadly crash! Something went wrong with the plane and it crashed. The first flight never happened. Can Miss Jones reach Kill Devil Hill in time to save Orville Wright? Has Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the David: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that Michelangelo’s great sculpture only shows David from the waist up! What could have gone wrong and how can she fix it? Educational Versions include Common Core exercises. Ages 7-10
Meet the Armadillo: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
How would you like to live your life in a suit of armor? That is what an armadillo does. Armadillos have very long noses. They use their nose to sniff out things. They like to sniff out bugs and other good things to eat. They can smell very well. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Armadillos: Animals that Wear Armor" and is for early readers.
I’m Cubby the Lion: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Lions, Tigers, Leopards, etc.
Hi. I’m Cubby the lion. I’m king of the jungle. Well, OK. Right now I’m only a few months old so I guess I’m just a prince. But give me time. In two more years I’ll be full grown and ready to rule! Here I am hanging around outside the den. That’s my brother Snot-nose on the left. Lion mothers have two to four cubs every other year. Lots of times they just have three. Includes Common Core exercises
Fish That Can’t Swim and Birds That Can’t Fly: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Yes, there really are fish that can’t swim and birds that can’t fly! I’m not making this up. I promise. This book will introduce you to a number of them. You will meet frogfish, spiny devil fish, pipefish, and starfish. You will also meet ostriches, emus, cassowarys and kiwis, among other fish that can’t swim and birds that can’t fly. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
The Caribou and the Eskimo: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Deer, Moose & Caribou
Caribou and Eskimos need each other. They work together so that both of them can survive. You may not know a lot about caribou or Eskimos, so let me tell you a little bit about them. This book covers to the nomadic life of the caribou and how the Eskimo used their fur, meat, sinew, bones, and the relationship between them. Educational Versions have exercises designed to meet Common Core Standards.
Some Feet Smell: A 15-Minute Book About Human and Animal Feet, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology
Some feet can smell. We don't mean they stink. Some animals actually have feet that smell things like your nose does. Some animals even taste with their feet! Some animals eat with their feet, or use them to swim. Others use their feet to hunt or to dig holes. Even if they don't smell, feet are wonderful things. Take a fun and interesting look at all kinds of feet with this book. Has CCSS tasks.
The Ghost of the Clairborne: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
I was so excited. I was finally going to stay at the Claiborne Hotel. I had grown up in San Francisco, and the Clairborne sat grandly on one of the highest hills in the city, looking out over the Bay. As a kid I had always dreamed about what it would be like to live in a place like that, or even stay there for a few nights. Find out what happens when he does. Ages 9+. Has Common Core exercises.
The Haunted Bicycle: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
I got my bike at a police auction. I thought it looked like a fantastic piece of machinery! The cops had said it was abandoned, but I couldn’t believe it! Why in the world would anyone abandon an incredible bike like this? A few days later I found out the answer to that question. Let me tell you what happened. Found out about this strange, terrifying bike! Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises.
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