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Dancing on the Day of the Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: 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.
American Indians in Colorado: Dancing With Grace
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, 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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: 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 History 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.
Demarcus Jones and the Solar Calendar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: 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.
World War II Warplanes: The Iconic Warplanes of World War II
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 by SandSPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History, Nonfiction » History » War
World War II WARPLANES. The Iconic WarBirds of World War 2 is a kids and enthusiasts dream of what it would be like to fly in the most feared and deadly aircraft of the Second World War. The book depicts many of the iconic airplanes that impacted air battles of the war. From the heroic clashes of a Spitfire warplane to the deadly Japanese Zero warbird maneuvering for a kamikaze dive.
A Child Through The Ages
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
Discover the lives & adventures of twelve boys & girls who have lived in very different eras of Earth's history. Meet Lyra an Atlantean girl, Isolde a Pagan girl, Xochipilli an Aztec boy who escapes with treasure, to name but a few! An exciting adventure book for children 11 plus that helps them to understand how other people lived in other eras. The perfect gift for a favourite child.
Simple History: World War I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Modern, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
As the centenary comes up this year learn the fascinating facts about the First World War and discover this epic moment in history. With the fun illustrations and the unique style of the 'Simple History' series, let this book absorb you into a period of history which truly changed the world.