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Greek Mythology

by Ken Jennings & Mike Lowery Little Simon (February 04, 2014)

Unleash your inner genius and become a master of mythology with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! champ and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings.

With this Junior Genius Guide to Greek mythology,...


Angels Are Everywhere: What They Are, Where They Come From, and What They Do

by Karen Romano Young & Nathan Hale Aladdin (October 20, 2009)

Angels are everywhere. They have become a fascinating part of our culture and have been widely represented in TV shows, fine art, plays, and movies.

Packed with fun facts (including the history of "angelology"...


After Life

by Merrie-Ellen Wilcox Orca Book Publishers (September 04, 2018)

Why do we die? Why can't we live forever? What happens to us after death? Moving between science and culture, After Life: Ways We Think About Death takes a straightforward look at these and other questions long...


Uncle John's Bathroom Reader For Girls Only!

by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (August 15, 2012)

An entertaining almanac of fun-filled information…for girls only.

We locked the bad boys at the BRI in the water closet and let the fairer gender run things for a while. The result: For Girls Only! You’ll...


Predators in the Backyard

by Christina Steiner BookBlastPro Inc. (December 04, 2017)

Discover six predators lurking in your backyard. Their size may not be impressive to humans but their skills and weapons are mighty and efficient. They are deadly to their selected prey, they are essential to...


Explore Ancient Chinese Myths!: With 25 Great Projects

by Anita Yasuda & Tom Casteel Nomad Press (November 01, 2017)

Who is the lady who floated to the moon? Did a monkey really hatch from an egg? Did tears bring down the Great Wall of China? Does the sky rest on the legs of a turtle? In Explore Ancient Chinese Myths! With...


The Oregon Trail: The Journey Across the Country From Lewis and Clark to the Transcontinental Railroad With 25 Projects

by Karen Bush Gibson & Tom Casteel Nomad Press (October 15, 2017)

Westward ho! If you travel across certain parts of the United States, you can still see wagon wheel ruts where people crossed the west in search of more opportunity and better lives more than 200 years ago!...


Teaching Intercultural Competence Across the Age Range

by Manuela Wagner, Dorie Conlon Perugini & Prof. Michael Byram Multilingual Matters (October 19, 2017)

This ground-breaking book is the first to describe in detail how teachers, supported by university educators and education advisers, might plan and implement innovative ideas based on sound theoretical foundations....


The Demi-Gods of Greek Mythology - Mythology 4th Grade | Children's Greek & Roman Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

Greek mythology is fascinating! There are stories of love, bravery, sacrifice and of course, magic. But Greek mythology also reflect the cultures and traditions as well as the characteristics of what it’s...


Treasury of Norse Mythology: Stories of Intrigue, Trickery, Love, and Revenge (Stories & Poems)

by Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 20, 2017)

Coinciding with the new Rick Riordan Magnus Chase series and the Marvel Age of Ultron DVD, featuring Thor, comes a new look at Asgard and the timeless tales of ancient Scandinavia.

Classic stories and dazzling...


Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals (Stories & Poems)

by Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 20, 2017)

The new National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The...


Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters (Stories & Poems)

by Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 20, 2017)

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Capitol Choices 2012 list of Noteworthy Titles for Children and Teens

2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC...


Shackles From the Deep: Tracing the Path of a Sunken Slave Ship, a Bitter Past, and a Rich Legacy (History (US))

by Michael Cottman & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

A pile of lime-encrusted shackles discovered on the seafloor in the remains of a ship called the Henrietta Marie, lands Michael Cottman, a Washington, D.C.-based journalist and avid scuba diver, in the middle...


Grandma Lillie & Me

by Dr. Alma Baxter Apollo Communications (July 03, 2017)

Grandma Lillie and Me book is from a series of other multicultural literature, depicting the relationship of grandchildren to their grandparents. Nourah in Grandma Lillie and Me, has grandparents in America...


Book Review: The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (July 02, 2017)

It can be hard for busy professionals to find the time to read the latest books. Stay up to date in a fraction of the time with this concise guide.

The Tipping Point is a bestselling book by Malcolm Gladwell...


The Ancient Celtic Festivals

by Clare Walker Leslie & Frank E. Gerace Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (April 25, 2008)

Travel 2,500 years back in time to find out where many of our modern holiday traditions originated.

• Charming full-color ink and watercolor illustrations throughout.

• This valuable resource for teachers...


Hairy, Scary, but Mostly Merry Fairies!: Curing Nature Deficiency through Folklore, Imagination, and Creative Activities

by Renee Simmons Raney NewSouth Classics (February 01, 2017)

Author Renee Simmons Raney believes that every child deserves his or her own personal landscape in which to seek adventure and unleash creativity. Through this charming storybook, Renee weaves fairy stories,...


Weird Disappearances: Real Tales of Missing People

by Tom Mccarthy Nomad Press (May 22, 2017)

Why have the people of the Roanoke colony never been found? Weird Disappearances: Real Tales of Missing People introduces readers ages 9 to 12 to the mystery and suspense of fascinating disappearances while...


Archaeology: Cool Women Who Dig

by Anita Yasuda & Lena Chandhok Nomad Press (April 17, 2017)

Archaeologists look for clues from the past to learn about people who lived long ago! In Archaeology: Cool Women Who Dig, children ages 9 through 12 study this amazing field and meet three dynamic women who...


Daring Heists: Real Tales of Sensational Robberies and Robbers

by Tom Mccarthy Nomad Press (May 22, 2017)

Have you heard of the famous robbers D.B. Cooper or Marm Mandelbaum? Daring Heists: Real Tales of Sensational Robberies and Robbers, introduces readers ages 9 to 12 to the mystery and suspense of fascinating...


The Old Belief | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

The past is in the past but why do children have to learn them? That’s because the past has helped molded the future and it will shape the future too. Old belief systems carry with them reflections from years...


Wizards and Witches, Princes and Princesses | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Folktales are used by elders to teach the young generation about good and bad. Using stories of wizards and witches, princes and princesses, folktales will never fail to capture the attention. Such stories are...


Magical Gods | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Gods are beings that possess great power and magic. They are at the heart of folktales. If you read folktales, you would notice patterns in the stories as if they've been by just one author. The patterns you...


Magic Kingdoms, Mystic Forest | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

If you are familiar with European folktales, you will notice that almost all the settings are in magical forests and/or in faraway kingdoms. The geography and society during the early European times could play...


Magic Beans and Wicked Spells | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Discover the fairy tales of Old Europe! This is a collection of the best stories that have been handed down from one generation to the next and even translated to different languages. Folktales showcase the...


Elves, Gods, and Spirits | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Folktales should be preserved because they are considered as part of the national culture and heritage. They are stories of how the Norse people lived. They include the language of the era that they were first...


Spirits, Witches and Trolls | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

The purpose of folktales is to keep cultures and traditions alive. They may just be stories of made-up creatures but if you listen closely, you will see history reflected in them. For your little ones, this...


Mythic Gods and Magic Creatures | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Why should you invest in study materials that discuss folktales? The reason is because folktales are historical materials that influence your cultural memory. Whether these stories live or die depend on you....


A Land of Myth and Magic | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Did you know that not all tales have happy endings? Some end sadly because they want you to learn a lessons. Norse folktales are stories from Sweden, Iceland, Norway, Denmark and the Fore Islands. These stories...


Merlin, Morgan Le Fay and the Magic of Camelot | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Arthur’s stories are filled with power, magic and a lot of love and responsibilities. You would love to read these stories to your children because of the lessons they provide. But since these books have been...


Once upon a Time | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Don't you like stories that start with "Once upon a time"? They make great bedtime stories because of the princesses and magic. But these are also stories that reflect the environment of the author. Look closely...


Lancelot: The Greatest Knight in Camelot | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Did you know that the Arthurian Folk Tales are some of the most well-known stories in the history of literature? And there’s good reason for that! You see, these stories consist of romance, adventures of King...


Odin, Loki, Thor, and More | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Odin, Loki and Thor may be very popular these days because of mainstream media. After all, these characters have been portrayed by actors and shown in the big screen. But if you take out all the glitz and glamour,...


Tales of the Knights of The Round Table | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

The Arthurian folk tales are some of the most popular series in the history of literature. They are interesting reads that consist of romance and adventure. They center mainly in the quests of King Arthur and...


The Wild Hunt | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Folktales are meant to be enjoyed not only by the elders but also by the younger ones. Kids will totally have a good time reading about Norse folktales with this Wild Hunt edition. Amazing pictures and great...


Dragons for Kids: Mythology Books for Children | Children's Fantasy Books Edition

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Dragons are known antagonists in many fairytales. They need to be defeated by knights in order rescue princesses. But there are so much more to learn about these enchanting creatures. That is why this educational...


The Myths, Monsters and Magic of Camelot | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

The Arthurian Folk Tales used to have the power to unite a nation. They are stories of magic, bravery and selflessness in the face of evil. Today, these stories can be sources of inspiration and creativity....


Cinderella and Beyond | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Make your beautiful kids explore the folktales in the European setting with this Cinderella and Beyond book. And no, this is not your usual fairy tale book. With a formal and informative take on things, this...


The Sword in the Stone and Other Tales of Camelot | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

While the Arthurian folk tales are mostly stories of friendships, this one is focused on the strength and spirit of King Arthur especially when he pulled the sword from the stone. Perfect as a bedtime story,...


Magic Thunder | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Folktales should be learned because they are stories that have been based on oral traditions. They play an important role in the transfer of knowledge as well as in personality development. Your child will want...


Witches, Wolves, and Magical Creatures | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Though magical creatures, their stories are reflective of the belief systems of the people that created them. This educational book will discuss the European folktales involving witches, wolves and other magical...


The Lady of the Lake and Other Legends | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Why do kids have to study legends? Is there a place for these fictional stories in the classroom? Aside from the fact that legends reflect the local culture, beliefs and traditions, they also stimulate the creative...


Fairies, Princes, Dwarves, and More | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

To kids, folktales are stories of magic and faraway places. But you let your kids read those stories because of the values that can be deduced from them. More importantly, such folktales represent the ethnolinguistic...


Dragons, Elves, Sprites! | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Cut your kids some slack and lead them to an adventure-filled destination that is the Norse Folktales. Although reality is better than dreams, it’s not so much of a harm to look at where magic and mysteries...


Giants, Witches, Sorcerers and the Magic Sword | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

In this educational story book, we're going to discuss some of the characters present in Arthurian folktales. Such folktales are reflective of how the early Europeans lived and thought. It is important to highlight...


Stories of the Once and Future King | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

King Arthur is well known in folklore as a hero. He was a wise and brave king who defended his kingdom from all sorts of magic and evil. The stories of King Arthur have bonded together nations in mutual understanding...


Magical Forests, Mystical Waters | Children's Norse Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Did you know that folktales help your child sense connections? These are connections to the past and the future. Folktales give information on folk cultures and traditions as well as the creativity of the people...


The Witch and the Princess | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Europe has produced many beautiful folktales that have survived time and war. You can pretty much say that these stories express Europe’s history and in one way or another, they have influenced the cultures...


The Selfless Squire Who United Britain | Children's Arthurian Folk Tales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Did you know that the Squire’s Tales are the Arthurian Folk Tales? These are beautiful stories that have united Britain in bringing hopes and in looking forward to the future of King Arthur. You see, stories...


Into the Woods | Children's European Folktales

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

No, this is not a sequel of any movie. Rather, it is a collection of European folktales, most which are set in the woods. Folktales are mini stories that are written in old language. They work like mirrors into...