Moonwalk

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780394824574
Release Date: 1989
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Narrates the preparations and activities which culminated in man's first landing on the moon in July 1969.

Moonwalk

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780394824574
Release Date: 1989
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Narrates the preparations and activities which culminated in man's first landing on the moon in July 1969.

Moonwalk

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher:
ISBN: OCLC:1012173584
Release Date: 2016
Genre: Space flight to the moon

Narrates the preparations and activities which culminated in man's first landing on the moon in July 1969.

Discovery in the Cave

Author: Mark Dubowski
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780307771582
Release Date: 2011-04-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This amazing true adventure story about the discovery of the Lascaux Cave will have young readers feeling that they've discovered something pretty special, too! In 1940, four teenage boys and a dog dropped themselves into a hole in the forest floor. Using a flaming grease gun as a torch, they ventured deep underground, eventually coming to a huge cave, the walls of which were covered with life-size paintings of animals. Whole herds of horses! Deer with horns as big as tree branches! Giant bison! The boys were amazed by their discovery. They'd stumbled upon the world's finest examples of prehistoric painting! Perfect for classroom use, this Step 4 Step into Reading book is realistically illustrated by award-winning artist Bryn Barnard. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares

Author: Frank Murphy
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780385374613
Release Date: 2013-05-29
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A funny, entertaining introduction to Ben Franklin and his many inventions, including the story of how he created the "magic square." A magic square is a box of nine numbers arranged so that any line of three numbers adds up to the same number, including on the diagonal! Teachers and kids will love finding out about this popular teaching tool that is still used in elementary schools today!

Tut s Mummy

Author: Judy Donnelly
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780385374620
Release Date: 2013-09-25
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Illus. in full color with black-and-white & full-color photos. "Beginning with the death of Tutankhamen, the book moves forward to archaeologist Howard Carter's discovery of the tomb. Information about ancient Egyptian life is interspersed in a clear, smooth fashion throughout. A good way to get readers into non-fiction."--Booklist.

To the Top

Author: Sydelle Kramer
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780385374682
Release Date: 2013-08-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Illus. in full color. Here is the gripping story of Hillary and Norgay's perilous ascent of Mount Everest as they battled snow and ice slides, whipping winds, and the grim knowledge that 19 others had died in the same attempt.

Escape North The Story of Harriet Tubman

Author: Monica Kulling
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780385374798
Release Date: 2013-11-27
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An easy-to-read, page-turning account of Harriet Tubman's life--from her childhood in slavery to her years as a conductor on the Underground Railroad to her later work as a suffragette and as a spy in the Civil War. This remarkable true story brings to life one of America's greatest female role models.

Dinosaur Hunters

Author: Kate McMullan
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 039481150X
Release Date: 1989
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes the work scientists do to find out more about these huge prehistoric animals.

Jackie Robinson and the Story of All Black Baseball

Author: Jim O'Connor
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780553535730
Release Date: 2015-02-25
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Illus. in full color with black-and-white photos. "Covers not only the story of Robinson's prowess and his problems as the first black man to play in the major leagues, but also the story of the rise and fall of black baseball and some of its star players and managers. Nicely geared by vocabulary, sentence length, and print size to the primary grades audience."--Bulletin, Center for Children's Books.

Basketball s Greatest Players

Author: S. A. Kramer
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780553533958
Release Date: 2015-10-27
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Whose hands were so big he held the basketball like a grapefruit? Which center singlehandedly changed the way defense was played? From Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Bird and Michael Jordan, young hoops fans can read about eleven legendary players in this exciting look at basketball's greatest slam-dunking, hoop-hanging superstars.

The Trojan Horse How the Greeks Won the War

Author: Emily Little
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780307771483
Release Date: 2013-08-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Illus. in full color. "An ancient history lesson emerges from this account of the way the Greeks tricked the Trojans and rescued Helen of Troy. The book is well tailored to younger readers with careful explanations and short sentences; a pronunciation guide is appended. Drawings portray the story's main events. A nice supplement to units on ancient Greece or mythology."--Booklist.

Raptor Pack

Author: Dr Robert T Bakker, PH.D.
Publisher:
ISBN: 0756916984
Release Date: 2003-06-01
Genre:

The noted paleontologist presents the amazing story of a day in the life of a pack of raptor dinosaurs. Includes an explanation of how scientists study rocks, fossils, and bones, and compares modern predators to raptor behavior. Illustrations.

T Rex

Author: Thomas R. Holtz
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780375812972
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discusses evidence fom paleontologists showing that Tyrannosaurus rex both hunted and scavenged for food.

Helen Keller

Author: Johanna Hurwitz
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780307556684
Release Date: 2010-05-26
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

When a childhood illness leaves her blind and deaf, Helen Keller's life seems hopeless indeed. But her indomitable will and the help of a devoted teacher empower Helen to triumph over incredible adversity. This amazing true story is finally brought to the beginner reader level. From the Hardcover edition.