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Product Description: Bunny Hopwell doesn’t understand why everyone is so excited about Spring--he was born during the winter, and all he’s known is snow and cold. After smelling fresh grass and hearing robins sing, he finally understands what Spring is—the perfect time to spring over the garden fence and explore the world...read more

Hardcover:

9780448484631 | Reissue edition (Grosset & Dunlap, February 5, 2015), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Bunny Hopwell doesn’t understand why everyone is so excited about Spring--he was born during the winter, and all he’s known is snow and cold.

Describes the events of the 6,000 mile march undertaken by Mao Zedong and his Communist followers as they retreated before the forces of Chiang Kai-shek
By Yang Zhr Cheng (illustrator) and Jean Fritz

Hardcover:

9780399215124 | Putnam Pub Group, March 1, 1988, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Describes the events of the 6,000 mile march undertaken by Mao Zedong and his Communist followers as they retreated before the forces of Chiang Kai-shek

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Product Description: [Children's Non-Fiction (Ages 10-12)][Read by Bernadette Dunne] From award-winning children's author Jean Fritz comes the incredible true account of the Long March, a six-thousand-mile journey across China. In 1986, Jean Fritz went to China and talked to survivors of the Long March...read more
By Bernadette Dunne (narrator) and Jean Fritz

CD/Spoken Word:

9781482949681 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 1, 2014), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: [Children's Non-Fiction (Ages 10-12)][Read by Bernadette Dunne] From award-winning children's author Jean Fritz comes the incredible true account of the Long March, a six-thousand-mile journey across China.
9781482949674 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 1, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: [MP3-CD audiobook format in Vinyl case.

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Product Description: [LIBRARY EDITION Audiobook CD format in sturdy Vinyl Case with cloth sleeves that keep compact discs protected.] [Children's Non-Fiction (Ages 10-12)][Read by Bernadette Dunne]From award-winning children's author Jean Fritz comes the incredible true account of the Long March, a six-thousand-mile journey across China...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781482949667 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 1, 2014), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: [LIBRARY EDITION Audiobook CD format in sturdy Vinyl Case with cloth sleeves that keep compact discs protected.

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A twenty-fifth anniversary release provides the author's fictionalized version, though all the events are true, of her childhood in China in the 1920s. A Newbery Honor Book. Reissue.

Hardcover:

9780786236039 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, November 1, 2001), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The author's fictionalized version, though all the events are true, of her childhood in China in the 1920's.
9780399209338 | Putnam Pub Group, December 1, 1982, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The acclaimed author provides a lively and perceptive account of growing up in China

Paperback:

9780142407615 | Reissue edition (Puffin, March 1, 2007), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The children's author provides a fictionalized, but historically accurate, account of her childhood in 1920s China.
9780698117822 | Reprint edition (Puffin, July 1, 1999), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The author provides a fictionalized account of growing up in China in the 1920s
9780440436836 | Reissue edition (Dell Pub Co, May 1, 1985), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: The acclaimed author provides a lively and perceptive account of growing up in China

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9780606167994 | Demco Media, June 1, 1999, cover price $14.53 | About this edition: The author provides a fictionalized account of growing up in China in the 1920s
9780606031684 | Demco Media, May 1, 1985, cover price $11.10 | About this edition: The acclaimed author provides a lively and perceptive account of growing up in China

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9780881035568 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The author provides a fictionalized account of growing up in China in the 1920s

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Product Description: [Library Edition Audiobook CD in sturdy Vinyl case.] [*Read by the author - Jean Fritz]This heartwarming fictionalized autobiography tells the story of what it is like for a little girl to be growing up in an unfamiliar place. While other girls her age were enjoying childhood in America, Jean Fritz was in China in the midst of political unrest...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781624605833 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, November 1, 2013), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: [Library Edition Audiobook CD in sturdy Vinyl case.

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Product Description: The perfect chapter book biography for young fans of the Hamilton musical! Most people know that Alexander Hamilton was killed in a duel with Aaron Burr, and that his face is on the ten dollar bill. But he was much more than that! Born in the West Indies, Hamilton arrived in New York as an immigrant, an outsider...read more
By Jean Fritz and Ian Schoenherr (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780142419861 | Reprint edition (Puffin, January 19, 2012), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: The perfect chapter book biography for young fans of the Hamilton musical!

School and Library:

9780399255465 | Putnam Pub Group, January 6, 2011, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: No one told Thomas Savage that life in the New World would be so hard. The colonists suffer through harsh conditions, little food, and a lot of fighting. Then Thomas is asked to live with the Algonquian Indians to learn their language and become an interpreter...read more
By Sally Wern Comport (illustrator), Jean Fritz and David Small (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780142414019 | Reprint edition (Puffin, January 21, 2010), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: No one told Thomas Savage that life in the New World would be so hard.

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Published to coincide with Jamestown's 400th anniversary, a fascinating picture book traces the life Thomas Savage, who, at the age of thirteen, served as an interpreter between the Indians and the colonists in the New World until tensions escalated.
By Sally Wern Comport (illustrator) and Jean Fritz

School and Library:

9780399246449 | Putnam Pub Group, April 5, 2007, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Traces the life of Thomas Savage, a young Jamestown settler, who learned the language of the Algonquin Indians and served as an interpreter during many of the early conflicts between the Indians and the colonists.

Product Description: Nine-year-old Andy and his family brave natural and man-made dangers during a perilous thousand-mile raft trip down the Tennessee River.

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9781439517338, titled "The Buffalo Knife" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Nine-year-old Andy and his family brave natural and man-made dangers during a perilous thousand-mile raft trip down the Tennessee River.
9781417637072 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2004, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In 1782, nine-year-old Andy, his family, and neighbors make a dangerous journey by flatboat down a thousand miles of the Tennessee River to make a new home.

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Product Description: The heartbreaking, bitter view of the Civil War as experienced by Chris Brabson, whose brother is fighting for the "wrong" side.

Prebinding:

9781439517314 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The heartbreaking, bitter view of the Civil War as experienced by Chris Brabson, whose brother is fighting for the "wrong" side.

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Product Description: Chad's family takes refuge from vicious Chickamauga raiding parties with a desperate group in a wilderness fort. But not every danger is outside the wall. . . .

Prebinding:

9781439517321 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Chad's family takes refuge from vicious Chickamauga raiding parties with a desperate group in a wilderness fort.
9781417637065 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: When Chad and his family flee to a fort in the Tennessee wilderness to escape an attack by Chickamauga Indians, the presence of the family of a white renegade who joined the Indians causes additional tensions.

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Traces the life of the French nobleman who fought for democracy in revolutions in both the United States and France.

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9780606215268, titled "Why Not, Lafayette" | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $14.70 | also contains Why Not, Lafayette? | About this edition: Traces the life of the French nobleman who fought for democracy in revolutions in both the United States and France.

Prebinding:

9781439529874 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $15.99 | also contains Why Not, Lafayette?

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Product Description: "Lives of (Thomas) Jackson are plentiful . . . but none, for all its brevity, surpasses Jean Fritz's . . . She places him firmly within the context of an extraordinary knotted period of American history. . . . Stonewall gives us both the strangeness and the greatness...read more
By Jean Fritz and Stephen Gammell (illustrator)

Reinforced:

9780606043342 | Demco Media, April 1, 1989, cover price $11.10 | also contains Stonewall | About this edition: A biography of the brilliant Southern general who gained the nickname Stonewall by his stand at Bull Run during the Civil War

Prebinding:

9781435286054 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 22, 2008), cover price $14.99 | also contains Stonewall | About this edition: "Lives of (Thomas) Jackson are plentiful .

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Recounts St. Brendan's life and voyage to North America long before the Vikings arrived.

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9780606299848 | Demco Media, October 30, 2004, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: Portrays the life of Saint Brendan and chronicles his legendary voyage to North America long before the Vikings arrived

Prebinding:

9780613145961 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Portrays the life of Saint Brendan and chronicles his legendary voyage to North America long before the Vikings arrived

A young pioneer boy must adjust to settled frontier life when his father leaves him with relatives and returns to the woods.
By Jean Fritz (introduced by)

Prebinding:

9781417637171 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2004, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A young pioneer boy must adjust to settled frontier life when his father leaves him with relatives and returns to the woods.

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The creators of Leonardo's Horse describe the English colony of Roanoke, which was founded in 1585, and discuss the mystery of its disappearance in four parts--Looking, Settling, Lost, and Clues.
By Jean Fritz and Hudson Talbott (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780399240270 | Putnam Pub Group, May 1, 2004, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Describes the English colony of Roanoke, which was founded in 1585, and discusses the mystery of its disappearance.

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Product Description: Jean Fritz brings history to life once again in 10 true tales of 15th-century European explorers?from Bartholomew Diaz and Christopher Columbus to Juan Ponce de Leon and Vasco Nu?ez de Balboa?who changed the map and left behind stories of adventure too good to miss...read more

Paperback:

9780590489102 | Scholastic Educational, February 1, 2004, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Jean Fritz brings history to life once again in 10 true tales of 15th-century European explorers?

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Product Description: "A scintillating sliver of history. . . . An inventive introduction to the Renaissance and one of its masters." (Publishers Weekly, starred review)"An unusual and surprisingly touching story . . . . An offbeat and intriguing read...read more
By Jean Fritz and Hudson Talbott (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780142501474 | Puffin, September 1, 2005, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: "A scintillating sliver of history.
9780399235764 | Putnam Pub Group, September 1, 2001, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Describes how a dream to sculpt a gold horse was passed from Leonardo da Vinci, to Charles Dent, to Nina Akamu, and and upon completion given to Italy as a gift from the United States.

Reinforced:

9780606295420 | Demco Media, November 1, 2003, cover price $15.81 | About this edition: "A scintillating sliver of history.

Ten-year-old Ann overcomes loneliness and learns to appreciate the importance of her role in settling the wilderness of western Pennsylvania.

Hardcover:

9780399232237 | Reprint edition (Putnam Pub Group, January 1, 1998), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Ten-year-old Ann overcomes loneliness and learns to appreciate the importance of her role in settling the wilderness of western Pennsylvania.
9780698200166 | Coward Mc Cann, June 1, 1958, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Their pioneer farm was isolated in western Pennsylvania and Ann finds it lonesome without girl friends

Paperback:

9780140322569 | Reissue edition (Viking Childrens Books, May 1, 1987), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Ten-year-old Ann overcomes loneliness and learns to appreciate the importance of her role in settling the wilderness of western Pennsylvania.
9780698119369 | Reissue edition (Puffin, May 1, 1987), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Ten-year-old Ann overcomes loneliness and learns to appreciate the importance of her role in settling the wilderness of western Pennsylvania.

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9780606251075, titled "Cabin Faced West" | Demco Media, September 1, 2002, cover price $14.55 | About this edition: Ten-year-old Ann overcomes loneliness and learns to appreciate the importance of her role in settling the wilderness of western Pennsylvania.
9780606009881 | Demco Media, May 1, 1987, cover price $13.41 | About this edition: Ten-year-old Ann overcomes loneliness and learns to appreciate the importance of her role in settling the wilderness of western Pennsylvania.

Prebinding:

9780613514392 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2001, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Ten-year-old Ann overcomes loneliness and learns to appreciate the importance of her role in settling the wilderness of western Pennsylvania.
9780808593034 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.85 | About this edition: "A satisfying story which conveys some of the loneliness, despair, and hardships of pioneer life" (Booklist) from the recipient of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for "substantial and lasting contribution to children's literature.

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Traces the life of the Powhatan Indian girl, describes her real relationship to John Smith, and recounts the story of the Jamestown colony

Hardcover:

9780399210167 | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1983, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures.

Paperback:

9780698119352 | Puffin, March 1, 2002, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures.
9780130362940, titled "Lab Manual: The 80X86 IBM PC & Compatible Computers : Assembly Language Programming on the IBM Pc, PS and Compatibles" | Prentice Hall, December 1, 1993, cover price $34.10 | also contains Lab Manual: The 80X86 IBM PC & Compatible Computers : Assembly Language Programming on the IBM Pc, PS and Compatibles
9780140322576 | Reprint edition (Puffin, May 1, 1987), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures.

Library:

9781559050920 | Large print edition (Marshall Cavendish Corp, January 1, 1991), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures.

Reinforced:

9780606014434 | Demco Media, May 1, 1987, cover price $12.41 | About this edition: A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures.

Prebinding:

9780808592723 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $14.15 | About this edition: A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures.

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A biography of one of the first leaders of the women's rights movement, whose work led to the adoption of the nineteenth amendment--women's right to vote

Prebinding:

9780613178938 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: A biography of one of the first leaders of the women's rights movement, whose work led to the adoption of the nineteenth amendment--women's right to vote

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Provides a look at the private side of Abraham Lincoln and at the circumstances surrounding his short, but memorable speech at the dedication of the cemetery at the Gettysburg battlefield. Includes text of the speech.

Prebinding:

9780785735915 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.55 | About this edition: Looks at Abraham Lincoln and the creation of his memorable speech

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Follows the life of the dynamic twenty-sixth president, discussing his conservation work, hunting expeditions, family life, and political career

Hardcover:

9780399217692, titled "Bully for You, Teddy Roosevelt" | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1991, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Follows the life of the dynamic twenty-sixth president, discussing his conservation work, hunting expeditions, family life, and political career

Paperback:

9780698116092 | Reprint edition (Puffin, January 1, 1997), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Follows the life of the dynamic twenty-sixth president, discussing his conservation work, hunting expeditions, family life, and political career

Prebinding:

9780613017497 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Follows the life of the dynamic twenty-sixth president, discussing his conservation work, hunting expeditions, family life, and political career

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Tells of the many unlikely events leading up to the enshrining of Plymouth Rock as a national monument

Hardcover:

9780698203259, titled "Who''s That Stepping on Plymouth Rock" | Putnam Pub Group, October 1, 1975, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Relates the history of Plymouth Rock since the Pilgrims first landed on it to the present day.
9780399233180, titled "Who's That Stepping on Plymouth Rock" | Putnam Pub Group, October 1, 1975, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Relates the history of Plymouth Rock since the Pilgrims first landed on it to the present day.

Paperback:

9780698116818, titled "Who's That Stepping on Plymouth Rock" | Reprint edition (Puffin, September 1, 1998), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Relates the history of Plymouth Rock since the Pilgrims first landed on it to the present day.

Prebinding:

9780613105408, titled "Who's That Stepping on Plymouth Rock?" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Relates the history of Plymouth Rock since the Pilgrims first landed on it to the present day.

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