Welcome to Shop-Town! You’re invited to come on in and meet all the friendly animals (and some not so friendly!) who live there: Mike the Mouse. Ben the Bull. Sam Squirrel. Sarah Skunk. Fedora Fox. Betsy Bird.Farmer Flynn. Leonard Liza... Read More
J. C. van Winkler and Smity the Ghost board the Starlight Laser Express as they begin another time-warped adventure together. The duo race from one exciting exploit to another—visiting the Swiss Alps, Germany’s Christmas Mar... Read More
A Children’s Book for Grown-Ups Too!
Mr. Rick is a wonderful Bumble Bee who lives with his wife Miss Pat-Pat in the Piney Forest. He is the best kind of neighbor: Always willing to help; very... Read More
An Intergenerational Adventure into the Mountains of Oregon!
Share the special bond of an adventurous grandma and her nature-loving grandchild who live just up the path from each other on a working farm a... Read More
Many people have never heard of a pygmy hippopotamus, let alone seen one. Most of them live in Liberia and the Ivory Coast of West Africa. Conservationists are concerned about their future survival, with illegal logging the biggest threa... Read More
How is it possible that the largest animal on earth could become an endangered species? In this fictional account of a young African savanna elephant, readers learn many facts about these family-oriented animals and how important they ar... Read More
It all began in 1896 when an orphaned American black bear cub named Billy Bryan – short for William Jennings Bryan after the contemporary American politician – was given to Thomas S. McMurry (mayor of Denver from 1895–1899) as a gi... Read More
Say hello to Harper, an arctic hare. He’s bigger, stronger, faster and tougher than your average, cute little rabbit. And he lives in the arctic tundra—a beautiful and rugged place where foxes, ermines and wolves are a constant threa... Read More
Located on South Padre Island, Texas, Sea Turtle Inc. (STI) is one of the world’s premier rescue and rehabilitation centers for sea turtles. Come and meet some of their residents and learn about STI’s conservation efforts.
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It’s the 1950s in Oklahoma, USA. Gurt and his best friend Kent are typical kids, growing up in the American heartland. It’s a simple time ﬁlled with carefree days, star-ﬁlled nights and plenty of open spaces in which to play, exp... Read More
Fun with Statistics is the first in the “Hear the Word” book series designed to prepare young children for success in science and math. Children will enjoy the colorful pictures while gaining exposure to terms that foster re... Read More
Fun with Statistics is the second in the “Hear the Word” book series designed to prepare young children for success in science and math. Children will enjoy the colorful pictures while gaining exposure to terms that foster r... Read More
During the 1955 World Series, 11-year-old Eli runs away to search for a magic wish-fulﬁlling treasure, rumored to be hidden in Ebbets Field, home of the Brooklyn Dodgers. There he discovers that the greatest treasure of all has nothing... Read More
In 1617, eleven-year-old Jeremiah Clements arrived on the shores of the New World with his mother, Elizabeth, and three siblings. Unfortunately, Jeremiah’s father – Geoffrey Clements, a stockholder in the Virginia Company – died be... Read More
On a cloudy morning in 1944 the Japanese battle fleet crashed into a small group of American warships called Taffy Three. The USS Johnston turned into the teeth of the oncoming fleet, unleashing a torrent of torpedoes and gunfir... Read More
The Christoph Dully family entered the New World in 1859 from Germany on the cusp of the Civil War, which would soon completely engulf the United States. Settling in Elm Grove, Illinois; in the heart of the Midwest and the center of Abe ... Read More