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Federal Air Marshals

Kirsten W. Larson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510248

This photo-illustrated book describes the life of a Federal Air Marshal, including how they work undercover on flights to fight terrorism. Explains how they fit under the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), what it takes to get a job, and what a day in the field is like. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

SWAT Teams

Kirsten W. Larson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510255

This photo-illustrated book describes the life of SWAT officers, including the work they do to catch dangerous criminals and free hostages. Describes what it takes to become a SWAT officer and includes real-life missions. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

U.S. Border Patrol

Kirsten W. Larson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510262

This photo-illustrated book describes the life of US Border Patrol Agents, including the work they do to keep criminals, weapons, and drugs out of the United States. Describes what it takes to get a job as a border patrol agent, the training required, and what a day in the field is like. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

U.S. Secret Service

Kirsten W. Larson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510279

This photo-illustrated book describes the life of a US Secret Service agents, including their work catching counterfeiters and protecting the president of the United States. Describes training required to be an agent and what a day in the life is like in the field. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

The Boat Race

Rachel Bach (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510354

A photo-illustrated book for beginning readers that tells the story of a high-speed power boat race. Who will win? Includes a photo diagram.

The CIA

Kirsten W. Larson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510224

This photo-illustrated book describes the life of a CIA officer, including their work recruiting agents and spies, how they gather intelligence, and work to keep the United States safe from terrorism. Describes real-life missions and what it takes to get a job in the Central Intellegence Agency. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

The FBI

Kirsten W. Larson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510231

This photo-illustrated book describes the life of an FBI officer, including their work capturing terrorists, enforcing federal laws, and investigating crimes. Describes real-life cases and what it takes to get a job in the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

Superstars of the Dallas Cowboys

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535539

Presents some of the Dallas Cowboys’ superstars and their achievements, including Roger Staubach, Emmitt Smith, and DeMarcus Ware.

Superstars of the Denver Broncos

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535546

Presents some of the Denver Broncos’ superstars and their achievements, including John Elway, Rod Smith, and Champ Bailey

Superstars of the Green Bay Packers

MJ Cosson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535553

Presents some of the Green Bay Packers’ superstars and their achievements, including Brett Favre, Aaron Rodgers, and Clay Matthews.

Superstars of the Indianapolis Colts

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535560

Presents some of the Indianapolis Colts’ superstars and their achievements, including Peyton Manning, Reggie Wayne, and Dwight Freeney.

Superstars of the New England Patriots

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535577

Presents some of the New England Patriots’ superstars and their achievements, including Bruce Armstrong, Tom Brady, and Wes Welker.

Superstars of the New York Giants

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535584

Presents some of the New York Giants’ superstars and their achievements, including Lawrence Taylor, Michael Strahan, and Eli Manning.

Superstars of the Pittsburgh Steelers

MJ Cosson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535591

Presents some of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ superstars and their achievements, including Terry Bradshaw, Troy Polamalu, and Ben Roethlisberger.

Superstars of the Chicago Bears

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535522

Presents some of the Chicago Bears’ superstars and their achievements, including Mike Ditka, Dick Butkus, and Brian Urlacher.

12 Great Moments that Changed Radio History

Angie Smibert (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781621430674

Investigates 12 great moments in the history of radio. Includes amazing facts along with information about key players and innovations.

12 Great Moments that Changed TV History

Lori Fromowitz (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781621430681

Investigates 12 great moments in the history of TV. Includes amazing facts along with information about key players and innovations.

Today’s 12 Hottest MLB Superstars

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781621430599

Highlights 12 of the hottest superstars in Major League Baseball. Each spread contains fascinating facts, biggest accomplishments, and admirable traits that have made each star successful.

Today’s 12 Hottest Movie Superstars

Nancy Furstinger (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781621430605

Highlights 12 of the hottest movie superstars. Each spread contains fascinating facts, biggest accomplishments, and admirable traits that have made each star successful.

12 Great Moments that Changed Newspaper History

Lori Fromowitz (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781621430667

Investigates 12 great moments in the history of newspapers. Includes amazing facts along with information about key players and innovations.

Superstars of the New York Yankees

Annabelle Tometich (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536284

Presents some of the New York Yankees’ greatest players and their achievements in pro baseball, including Yogi Berra, Mariano Rivera, and Derek Jeter.

Superstars of the Philadelphia Phillies

Annabelle Tometich (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536291

Presents some of the Philadelphia Phillies’ greatest players and their achievements in pro baseball, including Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, and Ryan Howard.

Superstars of the St. Louis Cardinals

Annabelle Tometich (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536307

Presents some of the San Francisco Giants’ greatest players and their achievements in pro baseball, including Barry Bonds, Tim Lincecum, and Buster Posey.

Superstars of the San Francisco Giants

Annabelle Tometich (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536314

Presents some of the St. Louis Cardinals’ greatest players and their achievements in pro baseball, including Ozzie Smith, Albert Pujols, and Yadier Molina.

Superstars of the Chicago Cubs

Max Hammer (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536260

Presents some of the Chicago Cubs’ greatest players and their achievements in pro baseball, including Ryne Sandberg, Sammy Sosa, and Starlin Castro.