20 fun facts about The Great Wall of China by Therese Shea 931 SHE The Great Wall of China has been an important symbol of Chinese culture for centuries. While it once served as a form of protection from enemies, today the Great Wall is one of the world's most thrilling ancient tourist attractions. The informative text is paired with vivid photographs of the different sections of the wall, as well as helpful illustrations and graphic organizers.
Following the New York Times bestsellers Strega Nona's Gift, Strega Nona's Harvest and Brava, Strega Nona, Tomie dePaola’s beloved Strega Nona is back, with the perfect remedy for a houseguest who overstays her welcome. PreS-Gr2
"Watch the past come to life in Eyewitness: Ancient Greece. From their myths and gods, to the first Olympics to the trial and execution of Socrates — explore the history, daily life, beliefs, and achievements of this amazing civilization, whose influence can still be seen today. See how Greek soldiers fought in battle, discover who the heroes were, and learn about the culture and festivals celebrated throughout this relevant era."
Fun and Easy Drawing Storybook Characters by Rosa M. Curto 743.87 CUR With easy step-by-step instructions, learn how to draw your own storybook characters, including pirates, ballerinas, magicians, clowns, princesses, and much more.
Look inside mummies and pyramids by Rob Lloyd Jones 932 JON Lift the flaps to explore the tombs of Ancient Egyptian pharaohs. See how mighty pyramids were built, discover how mummies were made, and hunt for golden treasures in the Valley of the Kings.