Mission Rome

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 098922676X
Release Date: 2014-05-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

'Mission Rome' takes your young travelers through the famous sights of Rome, engaging them in an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore city landmarks together.

Mission London

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226727
Release Date: 2014-11-15
Genre:

Mission London takes your young travelers through the famous sights of this international capital, engaging them with an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore London landmarks together as a family. Imagine, not only will your kids *want* to sightsee, together you'll uncover the intriguing histories of sights like Westminster Abbey, the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, and many more.Say "goodbye" to a trip filled with the stress of keeping everyone entertained, instead say "hello" to a memorable family vacation, with your kids actively engaged in exploring the wonders of London with you.

Mission Paris

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226743
Release Date: 2014-01-11
Genre:

Mission Paris takes your young travelers through the famous sights of the City of Light, engaging them with an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore Parisian landmarks together as a family. Imagine, not only will your kids *want* to sightsee, together you'll uncover the intriguing histories of sights like the Louvre, Eiffel Tower, Palais Royal, Notre Dame, and many more.Say "au revoir" to a trip filled with the stress of keeping everyone entertained, instead say "bonjour" to a memorable family vacation, with your kids actively engaged in exploring the wonders of Paris with you.

Mission Barcelona

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226751
Release Date: 2014-03-03
Genre:

'Mission Barcelona' takes your young travelers through the famous sights of Barcelona, engaging them in an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore city landmarks together.

Mission Amsterdam

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226700
Release Date: 2015-06-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Mission Amsterdam takes your young travelers through the famous sights of the Dutch capital, engaging them with an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore city landmarks together. Say "tot ziens" (goodbye) to a trip filled with the stress of keeping everyone entertained. Instead, say "hallo" (hello) to a memorable vacation, with your kids actively engaged in exploring the landmarks of Amsterdam with you. Imagine, not only will your kids want to sightsee, together you'll uncover the intriguing histories of sights like the Van Gogh Museum, Royal Palace, Rijksmuseum, and many more. Mission Amsterdamensures a fun trip for everyone with a captivating, spy-theme scavenger hunt packed with fun activities and the fascinating stories behind the city's landmarks. Mission Amsterdam is a must-have book for kids visiting Amsterdam! Be sure to check out our other books for Paris, Rome, Barcelona, London, New York, and Washington, D.C. Here's what Amazon customers have to say about other books in the Scavenger Hunt AdventureTMseries: "This book was flat out fantastic. We took a family trip with two adults and one seven year old. I was worried that he would be bored looking at the museums and sights. This book made a huge, huge difference." -Chinagrl "This book helped make our trip...with 6th graders fun and fulfilling. We weren't sure how our kids would take to going to all the museums and landmarks...but this book had us visiting many sites more than once. They were so excited to find each item in the book." -CC in SF "Great for teenagers! I love these books! My kids are 12, 14 and 16 so I was afraid they might think they were "baby" books, but they are enjoying them." -Marilyn Thomas

Kids Go Europe

Author: Kids Go Europe, Incorporated
Publisher: Kids Go Europe
ISBN: 9780977269914
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre:


Mission New York

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher:
ISBN: 0989226786
Release Date: 2015-02-19
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Headed to NYC with kids? Want to ensure your young explorers get the most out of their incredible opportunity to experience the Big Apple? Then you've come to the right place! Mission New York takes your young travelers through the famous sights of NYC, engaging them with an exciting scavenger hunt as you explore New York landmarks together. Say "goodbye" to a trip filled with the stress of keeping everyone entertained. Instead, say "hello" to a memorable vacation, with your kids actively engaged in exploring the landmarks of New York with you (yes, even at museums!). Get Mission New York today for your young jet-setters...and make sure it's in their bag when they take off for the Big Apple! Mission New York offers a fun vacation for everyone - with a captivating, spy-theme scavenger hunt packed with entertaining activities. When your kids set off on their mission, with the goal of earning enough points to become a special agent, they'll gain points as: -History Sleuths: They'll search for clues in the statues and sculptures of Central Park, the Statue of Liberty, and Rockefeller Center, to name only a few. -Culture Detectives: They'll discover the fascinating stories as they explore the collections of the Museum of Natural History, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art. -Monument Investigators: They'll uncover clues on the Brooklyn Bridge, at the Ellis Island Museum...and many more engaging activities. Experiencing NYC is an amazing opportunity for anyone, especially a young person. Make your kids' trip one to remember. Get Mission New York today for your young explorers...and be sure it's in their suitcase when they set off for the Big Apple! Be sure to check out our other books for Washington, D.C., Paris, Rome, Barcelona, London, Florence, and St. Augustine. Here's what Amazon customers have to say about other books in the Scavenger Hunt AdventureTMseries: "This book was flat out fantastic. We took a family trip with two adults and one seven year old. I was worried that he would be bored looking at the museums and sights. This book made a huge, huge difference." -Chinagrl "This book helped make our trip...with 6th graders fun and fulfilling. We weren't sure how our kids would take to going to all the museums and landmarks...but this book had us visiting many sites more than once. They were so excited to find each item in the book." -CC in SF "Great for teenagers! I love these books! My kids are 12, 14 and 16 so I was afraid they might think they were "baby" books, but they are enjoying them." -Marilyn Thomas

Mission St Augustine

Author: Catherine Aragon
Publisher: Viatores LLC
ISBN: 0989226794
Release Date: 2015-08-13
Genre:

Looking for a fun way to explore Florida's "Ancient City"? In search of something for kids AND adults? You've come to the right place Say "goodbye" to hum-drum sightseeing and the stress of keeping everyone entertained. Instead, say "hello" to an exciting adventure exploring St. Augustine through a scavenger hunt. Discover the sights and intriguing history of the Nation's Oldest City. Not your typical travel guide, Mission St. Augustine ensures fun for everyone with a captivating, spy-theme scavenger hunt packed with awesome activities and the fascinating stories behind the city's landmarks. Your "mission" is an outdoor hunt in the city center - no need to worry about attraction closing times (or admission fees ). Perfect for vacations, weekend excursions, and group trips. Mission St. Augustine is a must-have book for St. Augustine travelers Be sure to check out our other books for New York, Washington, D.C., Paris, London, Barcelona, Rome, and Amsterdam.

Kids Travel Guide Rome

Author: Shiela H Leon
Publisher:
ISBN: 1910994006
Release Date: 2015-12-13
Genre:

Together with Leonardo, their own tour guide, your kids will have so much fun discovering Rome-its history and geography, the Italian culture and language-and exploring Rome's best sites for children. Leonardo makes it interesting with "juicy information," challenging quizzes, special tasks, and colorful activities.

Kids Travel Guide Italy

Author: Shiela Leon
Publisher: Flyingkids
ISBN: 1910994022
Release Date: 2015-12-17
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Together with Leonardo, their tour guide, your kids will have so much fun discovering Italy-its history and geography, flags and symbols, food and culture, and even some useful words in Italian! Leonardo makes it interesting with "juicy information," challenging quizzes, special tasks, and colorful activities.

Not For Parents New York City

Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 9781742208565
Release Date: 2012-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This is not a guidebook. And it's definitely 'not-for-parents'. It is the real inside story about one of the world's most famous cities - New York. In this book you'll hear fascinating tales about towering skyscrapers and deep subways, a naked cowboy, and the Yankees loudest fans. Check out cool stories about hot dogs and snapping alligators, bulls in the stock exchange and sports on the street. You'll find superheroes, famous battles, cops, cooks, and millions of rats. Which lady moved to New York from Paris in 350 pieces? Did Martians really invade New York in 1938? Which skyscraper was meant to double as an airship dock? Would you like to spend a night inside an elephant? This book shows you a New York your parents probably don't even know about. Featuring over 12,000 words and 400 photos, maps and illustrations, Lonely Planet's new Not for Parents: New York City opens up a world of intriguing stories and fascinating facts about one of the world's most exciting cities. Be sure to also check out Not for Parents Paris, Rome and London, as well as the Not for Parents Travel Book - a journey through every country in the word.

City Trails Rome

Author: Lonely Planet Kids
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 9781787011670
Release Date: 2017-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Here's a book about Rome that's seriously streetwise. Lonely Planet Kids' City Trails: Rome features colourful themed trails, from history and culture to food and nature, that reveal amazing facts and intriguing tales that kids won't find on the tourist routes or inside the average guidebook. We'll show them where to find Rome's belly button, read a poem to chocolate, snack on witch sweets, and lots more! Join Lonely Planet explorers Marco and Amelia as they hunt for more secrets, stories and surprises in another of the world's great cities. Themed trails include: Where Emperors Trod Delicious Rome Watery Rome Spotted Outside Look Up Look Down Going Gruesome Party Days Take the Stage I'm in Charge! Meet the Creatures The Holy Way Wear Rome Andiamo! Win Here! Green Rome Walk, Shop, Walk Brilliant Buildings Rome's Ghostie Guests Also available: City Trails - London, Paris, New York City, Tokyo, Sydney, Washington DC About Lonely Planet Kids: Come explore! Let's start an adventure. Lonely Planet Kids excites and educates children about the amazing world around them. Combining astonishing facts, quirky humour and eye-catching imagery, we ignite their curiosity and encourage them to discover more about our planet. Every book draws on our huge team of global experts to help share our continual fascination with what makes the world such a diverse and magnificent place - inspiring children at home and in school. Note: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images found in the physical edition

The Scribes from Alexandria

Author: Caroline Lawrence
Publisher: Orion Children's Books
ISBN: 9781842557327
Release Date: 2010-12-09
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A desperate quest begins in the port of Alexandria: site of the great lighthouse, the famous Library, and the tomb of Alexander the Great. Codes, riddles, anagrams and hieroglyphics lead the young detectives down the river Nile to pyramids and sphinxes, temples and tombs, crocodiles and hippos. But what lies at the end of the journey? Treasure? Or death?

The Book That Proves Time Travel Happens

Author: Henry Clark
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780316406154
Release Date: 2015-04-14
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

This never-before-seen twist on time travel adventure explores the theme of accepting those who are different--and having the courage to join them. The moment Ambrose Brody steps into a fortune-teller's tent, he is whisked into a quest that spans millennia with his best friend, an enigmatic carnival girl, and an unusual family heirloom that drops them into the middle of the nineteenth century! The year 1852 is a dangerous time for three non-white children, and they must work together to dodge slave-catchers and save ancestors from certain death--all while figuring out how to get back to the future. Fortunately, they have a guide in the helpful hints embedded in an ancient Chinese text called the I-Ching, which they interpret using Morse Code. But how can a three-thousand-year-old book be sending messages into the future through a code developed in the 1830s? Find out in this mind-bending, time-bending adventure!

Michelangelo for Kids

Author: Simonetta Carr
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 9781613731963
Release Date: 2016-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Art historian Simonetta Carr draws on recent scholarship that challenges the traditional view of Michelangelo as a recluse. Readers will also learn about the complex and fluid era of the Italian Renaissance and how the times affected his life and work. Lavish photos, informative sidebars, a time line, glossary, and suggestions for further readings add value, while 21 hands-on activities help young readers identify with the artist and his work.