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Towns and Villages/Ciudades y pueblos

Sabrina Crewe (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427124449

This Spanish and English bilingual book takes you on a trip around the world to compare the many different places where people live and work, from big, busy cities to small, remote villages.

Houses and Homes/Casa y hogares

Sabrina Crewe (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427124425

People make their homes in all kinds of places around the world. This Spanish and English bilingual book looks at the different places where we live, from busy high-rise apartment buildings to remote yurts.

Daily Life/La vida diaria

Sabrina Crewe (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427124395

This Spanish and English bilingual book takes you on a journey around the world to see what the daily lives of people in other countries are like, from what they wear to how they have fun.

Life by the River

Holly Duhig (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427123718

Throughout history, people have been drawn to living beside rivers for easy transportation, drinking water, agriculture, and food sources. This captivating book compares the everyday lives of people who live along rivers around the world, describing the homes they live in and how they use the resources in their environment provided by the river.

Life by the Ocean

Holly Duhig (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427123701

Oceans and seas have long attracted human settlement because they offer a rich food source and access to faraway places for trade. This beautiful book features examples of the everyday lives of people who live on and by oceans and seas, such as the Moken people who live in houseboats in a group of islands near Myanmar.

Life in the Mountains

Holly Duhig (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427123695

Mountain life can be difficult, but people all over the world have adapted to the extremes of weather and temperature that are a part of living at high altitudes. This insightful book looks at how people who live in mountain habitats farm, raise animals, and survive in harsh environments.

Life on an Island

Holly Duhig (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427123688

Islands do not always contain everything needed for human survival. This amazing book takes a look at the unique problems of living on land surrounded by water. Beautiful photos help show how island dwellers have survived and adapted over centuries to living on island habitats in such places as New Zealand, Hawaii, and Iceland.

Life in the Forest

Holly Duhig (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427123671

Forests have long provided people with the resources they need to survive. This interesting book describes the ways people have adapted to living in different kinds of forest habitats and climates around the world. Vibrant images help illustrate the unique homes and ways of life of various forest dwellers, such as the Korowai people of Indonesia who live in treehouses in the rain forest.

Life in the City

Holly Duhig (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427123664

Cities are places that have greater numbers of people, buildings, and services. But city life can be different depending on where in the world you live. This engaging title compares the everyday lives of people in several different cities around the world, describing the homes they live in and how they have adapted to different climates.

Detecting Wildfires

Samantha S. Bell (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171693

Examines how scientists study wildfires. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, a disaster preparedness checklist, and a "How It Works" feature, this book provides an exciting look at the science of disaster detection.

Detecting Volcanic Eruptions

Trudi Strain Trueit (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171686

Examines how scientists study volcanic eruptions. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, a disaster preparedness checklist, and a "How It Works" feature, this book provides an exciting look at the science of disaster detection.

Detecting Tsunamis

Marne Ventura (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171679

Examines how scientists study tsunamis. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, a disaster preparedness checklist, and a "How It Works" feature, this book provides an exciting look at the science of disaster detection.

Detecting Tornadoes

Marne Ventura (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171662

Examines how scientists study tornadoes. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, a disaster preparedness checklist, and a "How It Works" feature, this book provides an exciting look at the science of disaster detection.

Detecting Hurricanes

Samantha S. Bell (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171655

Examines how scientists study hurricanes. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, a disaster preparedness checklist, and a "How It Works" feature, this book provides an exciting look at the science of disaster detection.

Detecting Floods

Marne Ventura (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171648

Examines how scientists study floods. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, a disaster preparedness checklist, and a "How It Works" feature, this book provides an exciting look at the science of disaster detection.

Detecting Earthquakes

Marne Ventura (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171631

Examines how scientists study earthquakes. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, a disaster preparedness checklist, and a "How It Works" feature, this book provides an exciting look at the science of disaster detection.

Detecting Avalanches

Trudi Strain Trueit (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171624

Examines how scientists study avalanches. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, a disaster preparedness checklist, and a "How It Works" feature, this book provides an exciting look at the science of disaster detection.

Panama

Meish Goldish (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781642805772

Welcome to Panama! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Panama’s land, history, cities, food, and more. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Netherlands

Thomas Persano (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781642805871

Welcome to the Netherlands! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about the Netherlands’ land, history, cities, food, and more. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Dutch! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Morocco

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781642805864

Welcome to Morocco! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Morocco’s land, history, cities, food, and more. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Arabic and Berber! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Malaysia

Kevin Blake (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781642805895

Welcome to Malaysia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Malaysia’s land, history, cities, food, and more. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Malay! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Liberia

Rachel Rose (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781642805833

Welcome to Liberia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Liberia’s land, history, cities, food, and more. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Mande! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Jordan

Corey Anderson (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781642805857

Welcome to Jordan! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Jordan’s land, history, cities, food, and more. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Arabic! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Indonesia

Rachel Rose (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781642805796

Welcome to Indonesia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Indonesia’s land, history, cities, food, and more. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Bahasa Indonesian! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Denmark

Adam Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781642805765

Welcome to Denmark! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Denmark’s land, history, cities, food, and more. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Danish! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.