Discover what life as a Pirate was really like! Not just the booty and the bounty, but the sometimes grisly lifestyle of a pirate on the high seas their weaponry, ships and the hardships of life aboard. Packed with stunning pictures and fascinating facts. For ages 7 and up.
"The text in the book is quite accessible for the elementary student and yet will appeal to an older audience as well... For use in school and public libraries as well as in personal collections." -- Resource Links
There is no limit to our appetite for the Titanic. T... read more
Lila Prap's humorous non-fiction picture book about Dinosaurs is now available in paperback! Chickens descended from dinosaurs? The chickens in this book find that hard to believe. But as they learn more about their ancestors, they grow convinced. “From now on my name is Chicke... read more
In the latest addition to the popular Head to Tail series, Roderick focuses on bugs and challenges readers to guess which bug each of eight different body parts belongs to and a full spread asks a question about a body part. Full color.
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Pedro, Nick, Yulee, Sally and Martin are buzzing with excitement today The five friends are visiting Martin's neighbor, Mr. Cardinal. He keeps beehives in his backyard, and he's offered to show them how honeybees live. As the kids help Mr. Cardin... read more
The first day of life is different for every animal. Human newborns don't do much at all, but some animals hit the ground running. The Caldecott Honor-winning team Steve Jenkins and Robin Page apply their considerable talents to revealing how twenty two different species, from the emp... read more
Picture This - An Illustration Tutorial
Meet scientist Marie Curie and learn about her life and pioneering research in this engagingly illustrated biography. At a time when women weren't welcome in the world of science, Marie Curie made her mark on history. She was the very first woman to become a professor of physic... read more
A series of illustrated books specifically designed for children in elementary education, narrating the stories of those great historical figures that have left their mark on humanity in fields such as science, art, exploration, music, fashion and other subjects. Young read... read more
In this engaging nonfiction picture book, five young friends -- Nick, Yulee, Pedro, Sally and Martin -- spend the day traveling around their neighborhood and participating in activities designed to raise money for their local library. Along the... read more
There are few subjects that fascinate children as much as animals: they never tire of reading about their characteristics, but they rarely get the opportunity to see their favourite creatures in person. This book gives readers the possibility to explore the animal world as th... read more