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Daring Amelia Penguin Young Readers

Daring Amelia

 Level 3 Reader,

Illustrated by Jez Tuya

Penguin Young Readers

As soon as Amelia Earhart took her first airplane ride, she knew she had to learn how to fly planes. Then she became one of the most famous pilots ever! Soar the skies with daring Amelia and discover her story. 

Visit Jez Tuya at: https://jeztuya.carbonmade.com/

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum


George Ferris What A Wheel

An Oklahoma Book Award Finalist

Illustrated by Jerry Hoare

Grosset & Dunlap/Penguin Core Concepts

When the inventor of the Ferris wheel, George Ferris, first pitched his idea, everyone thought he was crazy. A two-hundred-fifty-foot bicycle wheel that goes around and carries people in train size cars? Can’t be done, they said. But George proved them wrong. 

Visit Illustrator Jerry Hoare at: http://www.jerry-hoare.com/

Alexander Hamilton: American Hero

Level 4 Reader

Grades 1-3

Illustrated by George Ermos

Penguin Young Readers

June 26, 2018

With his face on the ten-dollar bill, and an award-winning musical about his life, it’s clear that Alexander Hamilton’s story is one worth telling. Despite feeling like an outsider, Hamilton fought hard to form a united nation with a strong central government — and many of his ideas are still relevant today! With this illustrated leveled reader, kids can learn more about the man who, in many ways, was a true American hero.

Sparky and Spike

Cameron Kids

Cameron + Company

Spring 2019

My Mastodon

Illustrated by Antonio Marinoni

Creative Editions/The Creative Company

Fall 2019

Publishers Weekly: My Mastodon is based on the real-life Sybilla Peale, her artistic family, and their “pet” mastodon.

Books For The Educational Market

Engineering AT&T Stadium

Core Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing

AT&T Stadium, home of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys, is one of the newest and most advanced football stadiums in the country. Engineering AT&T Stadium tells how the stadium was designed, how workers brought the blueprints to life, and how art and architecture combine to create an exciting experience for fans. 3rd-6th grades.

Purchase at: https://abdopublishing.com/shop/show/10421

An AT&T Stadium built from Legos

Constructed by Lia Chan, Burleson, Texas 

See more Lego stadium photos at: http://bit.ly/2ilAXKy

Six nonfiction books  

Black Rabbit Books

Fall 2018, Fall 2019

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Indiebound: http://www.indiebound.org 

Books-A-Million: http://www.booksammillion.com

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