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The Redheaded Princess: A Novel
By Harper Collins
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mpn: FBA-|296178, ean: 9780060733742, isbn: 0060733748,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
Growing up, Elizabeth fears she can never be Queen. Although she is the King's daughter, no woman can ever hope to rule over men in England, especially when her mother has been executed for treason. For all her royal blood, Elizabeth's life is fraught with danger and uncertainty. Sometimes she is welcome in the royal court; other times she is cast out into the countryside. With her position constantly changing, the Princess must navigate a sea of shifting loyalties and dangerous affections. At


Caravaggio: Painter on the Run
By Creston Books
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ean: 9781939547293, isbn: 1939547296,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
Caravaggio was on a defiant mission to change the art world. Before him, there were pastel-colored idealized visions, polite paintings for a polite society. After him, there were slews of imitators, trying to grasp his brilliant slashes of light and dark, his people who looked more like your neighbor than a model of perfection. Bold with his brush, the young rebel was equally brash in his life, picking fights and getting arrested for things as silly as throwing a plate of artichokes in a


The Royal Diaries: Anastasia: The Last Grand Duchess, Russia, 1914
By Scholastic Inc.
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ean: 9780439129084, isbn: 0439129087,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
This journal-style account offers young readers a look at the life and turbulant times of this young royal and the Romanov family. 125,000 first printing. Anastasia is a carefree young duchess, daughter of Nicholas Alexandrovitch Romanov, tsar of all the Russias in 1914. While her father attends to the turbulent affairs of a vast and complex country, Anastasia's major concerns are how to get out of her detested schoolwork to play in the snow, go ice skating, or have picnics. She wears diamonds


The Magical Garden of Claude Monet (Anholt's Artists)
By Barron's Educational Series
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mpn: FBA-290820, ean: 9780764155741, isbn: 0764155741,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
Julie is a happy little girl who lives in Paris, but she wishes she could walk in a country garden. Julie is pleased when her mother decides to take her to visit the most wonderful garden in the world, owned by a great friend of the family. They arrive at their destination, and for this little girl it is like walking in a dreamy world where twisting plants grow as tall as trees. When Julie's dog runs away, she asks the gardener to help find her pet, and soon she and the gardener are friends.


Memories of Anne Frank: Reflections of a Childhood Friend
By Scholastic
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ean: 9780590907224, isbn: 0590907220,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
The author of Anne Frank Remembered collects the memories of Hannah Goslar, one of Anne's childhood friends, who completes the story of Anne's life beyond her diary.World War II. Amsterdam. Bergen-Belsen. Hannah Goslar. Concentration Camp.


Mary Anning and the Sea Dragon
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
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ean: 9780374348403, isbn: 0374348405,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 143 reviews
The girl who found the first sea reptile fossilMary Anning loved to scour the shores of Lyme Regis, England, where she was born in 1799, for stone sea lilies and shells. Her father had taught her how to use the tools with which she dug into the sand and scraped at the stones that fell from the cliffs. And he had taught her how to look, to look hard, for ''curiosities.''One day, when she was eleven, Mary Anning spotted some markings on a wide, flat stone. She chipped at it with her hammer and


Mary Who Wrote Frankenstein
By Tundra Books
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ean: 9781770495593, isbn: 1770495592,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
The inspiring story of the girl behind one of the greatest novels -- and monsters -- ever, perfectly timed for the 200th anniversary of the publication of Frankenstein. For fans for picture book biographies such as I Dissent or She Persisted.How does a story begin? Sometimes it begins with a dream, and a dreamer. Mary is one such dreamer, a little girl who learns to read by tracing the letters on the tombstone of her famous feminist mother, Mary Wollstonecraft, and whose only escape from her


Yellow Star
By Amazon Childrens Publishing
SKU: #9780761452775
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sku: 9780761452775, mpn: 9780761452775, ean: 9780761452775, isbn: 076145277X,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 129 reviews
''In 1945 the war ended. The Germans surrendered, and the ghetto was liberated. Out of over a quarter of a million people, about 800 walked out of the ghetto. Of those who survived, only twelve were children. I was one of the twelve.'' For more than fifty years after the war, Syvia, like many Holocaust survivors, did not talk about her experiences in the Lodz ghetto in Poland. She buried her past in order to move forward. But finally she decided it was time to share her story, and so she told


Beethoven Lives Upstairs
By Brand: Scholastic
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ean: 9780531068281, isbn: 0531068285,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 61 reviews
Correspondence between a young boy and his music-student uncle chronicles the upheaval in Christoph's household caused by the arrival of an eccentric, difficult, and deaf composer, Ludwig van Beethoven, the new upstair's tenant.Used Book in Good Condition.


The Story of King Lear (Save the Story)
By Pushkin Children's Books
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781782690207, isbn: 1782690204,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 120 reviews
You used to have everything and now you have nothing. Who's madder than you?Old King Lear has decided to retire from his royal duties. He calls his three daughters to him, and asks each to tell him how much they love him. The eldest two, Goneril and Regan, flatter him with their words. Cordelia - the youngest and, until now, his favourite - only says that she loves him as a daughter must love her father. Furious, he disinherits her and divides his kingdom between her two sisters. But Goneril


The 39 Apartments of Ludwig Van Beethoven
By Schwartz & Wade
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ean: 9780375836022, isbn: 0375836020,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
How hard is it to move 5 legless pianos 39 times?Beethoven owned five legless pianos and composed great works on the floor. His first apartment was in the center of Vienna's theater district... but he forgot to pay rent, so he had to move. (And it's very hard to move a piano. Even harder to move five). Beethoven's next apartment was in a dangerous part of town... so he moved, and the pianos followed on a series of pulleys. Then came an apartment with a view of the Danube (but he made too much


Paddy and the Wolves: A Story about Saint Patrick When He Was a Boy
By Peanut Butter & Grace
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mpn: 43186-361603, ean: 9781944008314, isbn: 1944008314,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
Young Paddy can't sit still during prayers at home, but he's more than happy to help the Irish shepherd, Barra, watch sheep for the day! But who will watch Paddy when he wanders into the woods? Paddy finds delights and dangers there, and he deepens his understanding of the prayers of his people.Paddy and the Wolves imagines Saint Patrick as a young boy, weaving a story that uses the saint's childhood adventures to foreshadow events in Saint Patrick's adult life. Award-winning


Diogenes
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
Most dogs in this world are content with their doggy lives, playing dead and burying bones, but Diogenes was a dog of a different sort – he wanted to become his own master. So he buried his collar and leash, left his cozy doghouse, and ran off to the great city of Athens, Greece. There he took upon himself the role of “watchdog” to those around him, warning of life’s moral pitfalls and showing by his own surprising example the path to an enlightened way of being. Rounding out this


Classic Poetry: Candlewick Illustrated Classic (Candlewick Illustrated Classics)
By Brand: Candlewick
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mpn: 9780763642105, ean: 9780763642105, isbn: 076364210X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
''Few anthologies for this age group include such a fine selection of works, introduce the poets so vividly, or provide such a rich collection of haunting illustrations.'' — BOOKLISTPoetry provides the best introduction to the marvels of the English language. This volume, collected by award-winning author Michael Rosen, presents a glorious selection of classic poetry, chronologically arranged from the seventeenth century to modern day—poems by such celebrated poets as William Shakespeare,


The Bad Queen: Rules and Instructions for Marie-Antoinette
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780152063764, isbn: 0152063765,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
History paints her as a shallow party girl, a spoiled fashionista, a callous ruler. Perhaps no other royal has been so maligned—and so misunderstood—as Marie-Antoinette.From the moment she was betrothed to the dauphin of France at age fourteen, perfection was demanded of Marie-Antoinette. She tried to please everyone—courtiers, her young husband, the king, the French people—but often fell short of their expectations. Desperate for affection and subjected to constant scrutiny, this


Auguste Con Amor (Spanish Edition)
By Serres Ediciones Sl
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ean: 9788495040527, isbn: 8495040522,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Cuando uno se llama Auguste, como Renoir, se puede ser casi seguro pintor. Tanto da si solo sé es un osito de peluche. ¿Pero entonces dónde est´ el Señor Renoir? Decídete a buscarlo, junto con el Osito Auguste. Descubrirás como le gustaba pintar a la cálida brisa de los atardeceres de verano y plasmar la belleza de las personas y de su naturaleza. De la misma autora que Vincent con amor..


Capt. Hook: The Adventures of a Notorious Youth
By HarperCollins
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
With his long black curls, a shadowy family tree, and an affinity for pet spiders, James Matthew bears little resemblance to his starched-collar, blue-blooded peers at Eton. Dubbed King Jas., he stops at nothing to become the most notorious underclassman in the prestigious school's history. For James, sword fighting, falling in love with an Ottoman Sultana, and challenging the Queen of England are all in a day's skullduggery. But when he sets sail on a ship with a mysterious mission, King Jas.'


Magritte's Marvelous Hat
By Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
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mpn: 9780547558646, ean: 9780547558646, isbn: 0547558643,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
''Everything we see hides another thing, we always want to see what is hidden by what we see.'' —Rene Magritte D.B. Johnson writes and illustrates the surreal story of famous surrealist painter Rene Magritte and his very mysterious (and mischievous!) hat. While the art reflects some of Magritte's own work, the text sets readers on a fun and accessible path to learning about the simpler concepts behind Mr. Magritte's work. This delightful picture book captures the playfulness and the


Suzette and the Puppy: A Story About Mary Cassatt (Young readers)
By Barron's Educational Series
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mpn: FBA-|301440, ean: 9780764152948, isbn: 0764152947,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 140 reviews
Little Suzette and her nursemaid enjoy daily walks in the handsome park near their home. Often, they see a tall, elegant lady strolling in the park with her tiny puppy. Then, a comical incident transforms Suzette and the puppy into friends. The time and place of this gentle story is Paris in the 1870s, when many fine artists were creating the exciting approach to painting called Impressionism. As it happens, little Suzette's Uncle Edgar is one of those artists. He is the famous Edgar Degas. One


The True Story of Peter Rabbit: How a Letter Became a Beloved Children's Classic
By Puffin
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ean: 9780142407899, isbn: 0142407895,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
After Beatrix Potter leaves for Scotland, her young friend, Noel Moore, becomes ill and only begins to get well when he receives a letter from Miss Potter--a story with pictures that eventually becomes The Tale of Peter Rabbit. Originally published as My Dear Noel. Reprint..



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