THANKU: POEMS OF GRATITUDE, Edited by Miranda Paul and Illustrated by Marlene Myles (Millbrook Press, September 2019)
A unique poetry anthology, edited by Miranda Paul, and centered around the concept of gratitude. The book explores a wide range of reasons for being grateful (from gratitude for a puppy and a family, to gratitude for a first pair of glasses and the sky). This collections of poems by a diverse group of contributors, including Joseph Bruchac, Margarita Engle, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Naomi Shihab Nye, Charles Waters, and Jane Yolen, is a must-have for Thanksgiving reading or any time of the year.
Explores the quest to develop the Space Shuttle, the first reusable space crafts. Through engaging text, photos and infographics help readers learn about this important advancement in space exploration and the people and technology that made it possible. Grades 5-9.
Explores the Great Space Race, and the United States quest to be the first country to land on the moon. Through engaging text, vibrant photos and infographics, readers learn about this important advancement in exploring space and the people and technology that made it possible. Grades 5-9.
Explores the fascinating world of social networking. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, and a “”How It Works”” feature, the book provides an inspiring look at this exciting technology. Grades 3 -7.
SNOW ANGELS (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/Curious World, January 2014)
Two sisters head out into the snow to make snow angels and snow pie! But when they go to bed, the snow angel sisters come to life and have a moonlit adventure all their own. Ages 4-7.