Messenger: The Legend of Joan of Arc

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Candlewick #ad - But not everyone believes in the divine voices she hears. Acclaimed graphic-novel creators Tony Lee and Sam Hart present a dynamic retelling of the heroic and tragic tale of Joan of Arc. It is 1424. From a small town to the besieged city of Orleans and on to the cathedral of Reims, Joan follows her faith and leads the French to victory after victory.

. France and england have been fighting for more than a hundred years, and Jehanne D’Arc experiences her first saintly vision. From the creators of outlaw: the legend of robin hood and excalibur: the legend of King Arthur comes a visually striking, action-packed story of a young woman facing her own fears, the men who lead her country, and her enemies’ deadly arrows to become a heroine whose name would be remembered for centuries to come.

Messenger: The Legend of Joan of Arc #ad - Some call her heretic and want her burned at the stake. Even her parents think she's delirious—until her next vision allows them to save the village.

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Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths

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Laurel Leaf 2393029 #ad - For greek myth fans, gods, apollo, those who can’t get enough of the d'aulaires' book of greek myths, and readers who have aged out of Rick Riordan, and monsters of Greek mythology come alive in this exciting collection of retellings of the ancient myths that includes tales of Zeus, Hera, Artemis, this classroom staple and mythology classic is perfect for learning about the ancient myths!    The heroes, and many more.

Written in simple, gods and monsters of the greek myths is an accessible and entertaining guide to the Greek myths and their players, direct language, Heroes, following fearless heroes as they battle epic beasts under the eyes of the mighty immortals who rule them. From mortal warriors like perseus and his impossible task of slaying the monstrous Medusa, the king of the Gods whose thunderbolts can shake the earth, a gruesome beast, to Zeus, who destroys young victims that are sacrificed to his terrifying power, half-man and half-bull, to the minotaur, this world is one of magic and adventure.

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The Lightning Thief Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1

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The Mouse and the Motorcycle

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HarperCollins #ad - But with all this freedom and speed! come a lot of obstacles. So when keith leaves the bike unattended in his room one day, Ralph makes his move. This timeless classic now features a foreword written by New York Times bestselling author Kate DiCamillo, as well as an exclusive interview with Beverly Cleary herself.

In this imaginative adventure from newbery medal–winning author Beverly Cleary, a young mouse named Ralph is thrown into a world of excitement when a boy and his shiny toy motorcycle check in to the Mountain View Inn. Classroom Favorites. Whether dodging a rowdy terrier or keeping his nosy cousins away from his new wheels, Ralph has a lot going on! And with a pal like Keith always looking out for him, there's nothing this little mouse can't handle.

The Mouse and the Motorcycle #ad - When the ever-curious Ralph spots Keith's red toy motorcycle, he vows to ride it. Hyperion Kids.

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The Cricket in Times Square Chester Cricket and His Friends

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Square Fish #ad - He hopes at first to keep Chester as a pet, but Mario soon understands that the cricket is more than that. Classroom Favorites. Tucker is a streetwise city mouse. Chester cricket never intended to leave his Connecticut meadow. It is a boy, mario, who rescues chester from a dusty corner of the subway station and brings him to live in the safety of his parents' newsstand.

He thought he'd seen it all. Now, like any tourist in the city, he wants to look around. And he could not have found two better guides―and friends―than Tucker and Harry. Chester makes a third friend, too. Because chester has a hidden talent and no one―not even Chester himself―realizes that the little country cricket may just be able to teach even the toughest New Yorkers a thing or two.

The Cricket in Times Square Chester Cricket and His Friends #ad - The cricket in times Square is a 1961 Newbery Honor Book. But he's never met a cricket before, along with his friend Harry Cat, which really isn't surprising, because, Tucker lives in the very heart of New York City―the Times Square subway station. Hyperion Kids. He thought he'd seen it all. He'd be there still if he hadn't followed the entrancing aroma of liverwurst right into someone's picnic basket.

The trio have many adventures―from taking in the sights and sounds of Broadway to escaping a smoky fire.

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Crispin: The Cross of Lead

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Hyperion Books for Children #ad - Classroom Favorites. The book is a page-turner from beginning to end. He thought he'd seen it all. He'd be there still if he hadn't followed the entrancing aroma of liverwurst right into someone's picnic basket. Now, like any tourist in the city, he wants to look around. H "avi's plot is engineered for maximum thrills, with twists, turns, and treachery aplenty.

. A meticulously crafted story, mystery, full of adventure, and action. School library Journal starred review "Historical fiction at its finest. Voya hyperion Kids. A page-turner to delight Avi's fans, it will leave readers hoping for a sequel. Publishers Weekly starred review H ". Hyperion Books for Children. But he's never met a cricket before, along with his friend Harry Cat, which really isn't surprising, because, Tucker lives in the very heart of New York City the Times Square subway station.

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The Chocolate Touch

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HarperCollins #ad - Classroom Favorites. 9780688161330 He thought he'd seen it all. Now, like any tourist in the city, he wants to look around. But he's never met a cricket before, because, along with his friend Harry Cat, which really isn't surprising, Tucker lives in the very heart of New York City the Times Square subway station.

The Chocolate Touch #ad - Chester cricket never intended to leave his Connecticut meadow. In this zany twist on the legend of king midas and his golden touch, a boy acquires a magical gift that turns everything his lips touch into chocolate!Can you ever have too much of your favorite food? John Midas is about to find out…. The chocolate touch has remained a favorite for millions of kids, teachers, and parents for several generations.

He'd be there still if he hadn't followed the entrancing aroma of liverwurst right into someone's picnic basket. Hyperion Books for Children. It's an enjoyable story that pulls in even reluctant readers. Hyperion Kids.

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Olympians: Hermes: Tales of the Trickster

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First Second #ad - Hyperion Books for Children. Hyperion Kids. 9780688161330 This volume is sure to be a fan favorite with its wit, charm, and storytelling. But he's never met a cricket before, which really isn't surprising, because, along with his friend Harry Cat, Tucker lives in the very heart of New York City the Times Square subway station.

Chester cricket never intended to leave his Connecticut meadow. Classroom Favorites. He thought he'd seen it all. Now, like any tourist in the city, he wants to look around. From his infancy, to his adolescence and adulthood when he becomes father to the equally mischievous Pan, when he bewitches animals and bends them to his will stealing a herd of Apollo’s prize cattle in the bargain, Hermes’s story is wildly entertaining as he brings a little bit of chaos to everything he touches or creates.

Olympians: Hermes: Tales of the Trickster #ad - He'd be there still if he hadn't followed the entrancing aroma of liverwurst right into someone's picnic basket. The new york times bestselling series continues as author/artist George O’Connor focuses on Hermes, the trickster god in Olympians: Hermes: Tales of the Trickster. In volume ten of olympians, George O’Connor delves into the myth of Hermes, the trickster god.

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Olympians: Hephaistos: God of Fire

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He thought he'd seen it all. Hyperion Books for Children. Despite his rejection from Olympus, he swallowed his anger and spent his days perfecting his craft. 9780688161330 Thrown from mount olympus as a newborn and caught by Thetis and Eurynome, who raised him on the island of Lemnos, Hephaistos had an aptitude for creating beautiful objects from a very young age.

Olympians: Hephaistos: God of Fire #ad - His exquisitely forged gifts and weapons earned him back his seat in the heavens, but he was not treated as an equal―his brothers and sisters looked down at him for his lame leg, and even his own wife, Aphrodite, was disloyal. In this installment of george o'connor's bestselling Olympians graphic novel series, witness Hephaistos’ wrath in God of Fire as he creates a plan that’ll win him the respect he deserves.

He'd be there still if he hadn't followed the entrancing aroma of liverwurst right into someone's picnic basket. Hyperion Kids.

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Outrageous Women of the Middle Ages

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Wiley #ad - All were incredibly courageous. Others were cool and dangerous. 9780688161330 Classroom Favorites. Now, like any tourist in the city, he wants to look around. Some were feisty and fiery. But he's never met a cricket before, along with his friend Harry Cat, because, which really isn't surprising, Tucker lives in the very heart of New York City the Times Square subway station.

Outrageous Women of the Middle Ages #ad - Chester cricket never intended to leave his Connecticut meadow. He thought he'd seen it all. Hyperion Books for Children. Outrageous women of the middle Ages took on the challenge of their world--and didn't worry about ruffling a few feathers. Among the outrageous women you'll meet are: * eleanor of aquitaine--queen of france and later england, on a risky voyage from scotland to iceland * hildegarde of bingen--the german nun who, grandchildren and all, she learned the "forbidden" language of Chinese and wrote the world's first novel * Aud the Deep-Minded--a Viking wise woman and explorer who led her clan, and founded convents * Damia al-Kahina--a nomadic freedom fighter, a botanist, she led a group of women on the Second Crusade and created her own financial system * Lady Murasaki Shikibu--besides being a wife and mother, skilled at peacemaking and war, late in life, became a composer, who kept her North African homeland free Hyperion Kids.

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An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 Newbery Honor Book

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Clarion Books #ad - Drawing on first-hand accounts, murphy spotlights the heroic role of Philadelphia's free blacks in combating the disease, and the Constitutional crisis that President Washington faced when he was forced to leave the city—and all his papers—while escaping the deadly contagion. Clarion Books. In a powerful, critically acclaimed author jim murphy describes the illness known as yellow fever and the toll it took on the city's residents, dramatic narrative, relating the epidemic to the major social and political events of the day and to 18th-century medical beliefs and practices.

An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 Newbery Honor Book #ad - Classroom Favorites. 9780688161330 Hyperion Books for Children. But he's never met a cricket before, which really isn't surprising, along with his friend Harry Cat, because, Tucker lives in the very heart of New York City the Times Square subway station. Chester cricket never intended to leave his Connecticut meadow.

He thought he'd seen it all. He'd be there still if he hadn't followed the entrancing aroma of liverwurst right into someone's picnic basket. The nation's capital and the largest city in North America is devastated by an apparently incurable disease, cause unknown. 1793, philadelphia.

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