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Late lunch with llamas

"The magic tree house whisks Jack and Annie away to South America, where they must climb Machu Picchu to save a baby llama"--Provided by publisher.

The Nazi invasion, 1944

the graphic novel
An evocatively rendered graphic-novel adaptation depicts the experiences of two Jewish children whose father is taken away by the Nazis before they make a daring resuce from their Jewish ghetto to a resistance fighter camp.

White Rose

Tells the story of Sophie Scholl, a young German college student who challenges the Nazi regime during World War II as part of the White Rose, a non-violent resistance group.

Ancient Greece

Looks at ancient Greece, discussing daily life, rulers, beliefs, culture and more.

Rosa Parks

"How much do you know about Rosa Parks? Find out the facts you need to know about this activitist in the civil rights movement. You'll learn about the early life, challenges, and major accomplishments of this important American"--Provided by publisher.

Ancient Rome

Looks at ancient Rome, discussing daily life, rulers, beliefs, culture and more.

Ancient India

Looks at ancient India, discussing daily life, rulers, beliefs, culture and more.

Ancient Egypt

"Engaging images accompany information about ancient Egypt. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 8"--Provided by publisher.

Memoirs of an Arabian princess from Zanzibar

The memoirs of Emily Ruete who was born a princess in Zanzibar, raised in a harem, married to a German, and then became embroiled in a bitter struggle for political control over the island during the period of nineteenth-century European colonialism.

Unspeakable

the Tulsa Race Massacre
". . . a powerful look at the 1921 Tulsa race massacre, one of the worst incidents of racial violence in United States history"--Provided by publisher.

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