A beautiful princess will marry the prince who brings her the best gift. Who's gift was the best, and who will marry the princess?
Mathew Henson survived poverty and racism as an African American, and he survived the dangers and challenges of the Arctic as one of the first people to reach the North Pole. This book tells the story of a man who risked his life to achieve his dreams.
Cloyd Atcitty always ran from trouble until he is sent to work for a lonely old farmer, and Cloyd changes. Now he must make a life or death decision that involves his past and his future.
It is 1939 and the Nazis have taken Jack Mandelbaum to a concentration camp and have separated him from his family. But Jack never gives up hope, and as he becomes friends with the other prisoners together they struggle to survive.
Three men went into space on the Apollo 11 mission, but only two stepped on the moon. Learn more about Michael Collins, who orbited the moon. In this book, you will see the notes he writes while flying in space, the special things he brings, and even what he eats for breakfast.
In 1955 in Alabama, on a bus ride home from work, Rosa Parks made a decision that would change how the whole nation treated African Americans. Will she and the many African Americans that she inspired risk everything to be treated fairly and win equality?
The Tundra is a lonely, windy cold, land, but many kinds of animals still live there. How do they survive in this frozen place?
Juana Inez lives in Mexico City in the 1600s, and loves books more than anything else, but only boys are taught read. This does not stop her from following her dreams and becoming one of Mexico's most famous poets.