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In All About Sir Edmund Hillary children will learn about the life and adventures of this amazing and interesting man.
Born in 1919, he grew up in Auckland, New Zealand and grew to be very tall at 6 foot 2 inches. Explorer and adventurer, Sir Edmund Hillary, spent his life climbing the tallest mountains in the world. He loved to explore and that passion would lead to great accomplishments.
All About Stephen Hawking is a biography that offers young readers intriguing information about physicist Stephen Hawking. He is one of the great geniuses of scientific history. From an early age, Stephen Hawking dreamed of making the study of the universe accessible to everyone. Diagnosed with ASL at the age of twenty-one, he overcame that challenge to become an expert on the origin of the universe and black holes.
In All About Steve Wozniak young readers, ages 9 – 14 years, will learn all about the other “Apple” guy. Computers are a part of our every day life from our phones to our refrigerators. As a forth grader, Steve Wozniak had computers figured out. Steve, nicknamed “Woz” always had a curiosity and appreciation of electronics and engineering. When he and Steve Jobs teamed up to form Apple Computer Company, they changed the way people around the world used computers forever.
All About Winston Church isn’t just about his famous grin, but goes into details about what he did and how he effected the world. Winston Churchill is considered one of the greatest men of the twentieth century. He was a British statesman, author, painter, and an inspiring speaker. Born into an aristocratic British family with an American mother, he considered the United States his second home.
In Farful Foolong from Oolong Panshoo, young readers will meet a new little friend. In this adventure, the black and white planet of Panshoo is covered in Grey Bubble-Goo and it is getting to be a real problem! A sweet, furry, little alien named Farful Foolong is concerned that the Grey Bubble-Goo is taking over the planet. By thinking through the problem with a can-do attitude, he is inspired to take Grey Bubble-Goo (which smells alot like shampoo) to the planet of color (Earth). On earth, Farful trades the Grey Bubble-Goo for a pair of brand-new, red shoes. He then exchanges all of the Grey Bubble-goo he has for many pairs of colorful shoes.
No one likes to be sick, but what if someone close to you gets really sick? Are they the same person? How can you make them feel better? And how can you help them fight it? These are the themes addressed in Farful Helps His Friend Fight The Yuckity-Uck . When Farfuls friend, Isaiah, gets sick with the Yuckity-Uck (Cancer), Farful wants to help his friend feel better. With the help of his furry best friend, a puppy named Bubbles, Farful sets out on a journey to help his sick friend.
In Farful Learns ABCs, learning the ABCs can be fun, especially when you learn them at the Panshoo Zoo! With colorful animals like Alliskaters and Girelephants (and more!). Farful and his best friend, Bubbles, explore the Panshoo Zoo and get to know all of the whimsical animals. Each animal is unexpectedly a combination of familiar animals (Giraffe & Elephant) or have human characteristics (Lions with Curlers).
From the Cloud Gate statue, to the Lincoln Park Zoo, to Sue the T. Rex, to the Museum of Science and Industry, this fun book takes readers on an adventure around The Windy City, accompanied by a friendly snow owl (a migratory bird to Chicago), who gives fun facts on every spread!
From the Statue of Liberty, to Broadway, to the Central Park Zoo, to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, this fun book takes readers on an adventure around The City that Never Sleeps, accompanied by a friendly pigeon, who gives cool facts on every spread!