Emma's Poem - Linda Glaser and Claire A. Nivola

What would the Statue of Liberty say to the hopeful as they entered the United States? Emma Lazarus imagined Lady Liberty’s words in her now famous poem: “The New Colossus.” EMMA’S POEM (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $17) proclaims, “Give me your tired, your poor, / Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.” Author Linda Glaser tells the story of Emma’s privileged life and how she became passionate about helping immigrants. Claire A. Nivola’s detailed paintings depict the time just before the Statue of Liberty was erected in New York Harbor. Ages 7-10. HWP
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By Linda Glaser, Claire A. Nivola (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780547171845
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Published: Clarion Books - April 5th, 2010

The Secret Cave: Discovering Lascaux - Emily Arnold McCully

In 1940, in southern France, four boys followed a dog into a deep hole and made a wondrous discovery: THE SECRET CAVE (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $16.99) filled with fabulous pictures painted on its walls. It was the finest known collection of undisturbed prehistoric art. Caldecott medalist Emily Arnold McCully accompanies her fast-paced story of the discovery of the cave at Lascaux with rich authentic illustrations that bring both the adventure and the cave paintings to life. Ages 6-10. DDL

I Feel Better with a Frog in My Throat - Carlyn Beccia

If you lived in Ancient Egypt, your parents would have put moldy bread on your cuts. If you were an ancient Native American with a stomach ache, you might have been fed dirt. In medieval Europe, your doctor would have prescribed an earthworm necklace for a sore throat. Learn about these and other cures in I FEEL BETTER WITH A FROG IN MY THROAT: History’s Strangest Cures (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $17.99). For each ailment, author and illustrator Carlyn Beccia provides several cures and their origins. Readers can guess whether the cures worked before they turn the page and find out. Ages 6-10. HWP
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ISBN: 9780547225708
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Clarion Books - October 25th, 2010