The Civil War Era 1851-1865 (Discovering U.S. History) by Tim McNeese

By Tim McNeese

"Discovering U.S. heritage" spans the advanced and sundry background of the us from prehistoric instances to the current day. This new chronological set should be learn as a complete, supplying readers with a finished heritage, or as standalone volumes, with each one identify serving as a time tablet of a selected period. each one identify brings to lifestyles the folks and occasions that experience formed the kingdom via a transparent and exciting narrative, attention-grabbing boxed insets, and vigorous full-color and black-and-white photos and illustrations. scholars will locate those books important for experiences, top supplementations to textbooks, or just attention-grabbing interpreting.

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Joe Sherlock, Kid Detective, Case #000003: The Missing by Dave Keane

By Dave Keane

Why has a hoop with a diamond the scale of a monkey's eye without warning disappeared? Will it's came across ahead of the marriage get together becomes an offended mob? most significantly, can a person get Joe Sherlock out of the tub in time?

Armed with just a field of Barf Blockers, a clip-on tie, and his outstanding sleuthing talents, Joe Sherlock is in a race opposed to time—and a really delicate abdominal. Baskerville's merely child detective may have his mind squeezed within the strain cooker of his neighbor's mixed-up marriage ceremony day. Joe Sherlock is prepared for the problem . . . so long as no one deals him an egg salad sandwich.

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By the Monkey's Tail (Telares Trilogy) by Kerrie O'Connor

By Kerrie O'Connor

The escapades of Lucy, Ricardo, and their Telarian associates proceed during this exciting sequel to the preferred in the course of the Tiger’s Eye. Featuring magical realism components, the radical once more reunites the younger neighbors, this time to outwit the warriors who're oppressing civilians in the fantasy international of Telares. The feisty younger protagonists conflict an underground river, participate in a determined chase, and test a bold rescue mission. A dramatic mixture of mind's eye, pleasure, and humor, this novel additionally touches on vital matters akin to political repression and baby exertions.

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