Sleeping Bear Press Y is for Yellowhammer: An Alabama Alphabet

Travel across the diverse state of Alabama and meet its famous sons and daughters, from legendary football coach Bear Bryant to the remarkable Helen Keller and the civil rights activist Rosa Parks. Visit landmarks such as the Bellingrath Ho...me, or stop by Landmark Park and see how a farm was run in the 1890s. Written in the popular two-tier format for the Discover America State by State series, with simple rhymes for younger children and expository text for older children. Y is for Yellowhammer is a delightful tour of the state of Alabama. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/30/2003 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Carol Crane Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 9.51in length x 11.16in width x 0.39in height Weight: 16.16oz. Read More

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Tutus and leotards, pointe shoes and ribbions, stretching exercises at the barre--these are all familiar images when one is thinki...ng of ballet. But theres much more to this historic dance form than pink tulle. Theres hard work with years of study. Young readers will find themselves pointing their toes, practicing the five positions, and dreaming of being onstage as a sugarplum fairy or a king with a crown. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/1/2011 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Sonia Rodriguez Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 10.11in length x 0.39in width x 11.29in height Weight: 20oz. Read More

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Now in trade paperback, Z is for Zamboni will delight hockey fans young and old across North America! Highlighting rules, players,... coaches, teams, and the history of the game, this hockey alphabet is both fun and educational. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/1/2007 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Author: Matt Napier Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 10.03in length x 10.98in width x 0.11in height Weight: 8oz. Author: Matt Napier Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.33in length x 0.39in width x 10.47in height Weight: 18.08oz. From A to Z, the faces and facts behind famous scientific (and sometimes unplanned) discoveries are explored. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/24/2010 Pages: 32 Author: Larry Verstraete Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.1in length x 0.39in width x 10.11in height Weight: 19.19oz. Written by the son of a career officer, this book explores the branches of the Armed Services and speaks from the heart about the honor, privileges and sacrifices of military families everywhere. Children will discover why drill sergeants have to be so tough, what it means to be patriotic and why we need Special Forces such as the Navy SEALS, the Green Berets and the Army Rangers. H is for Honor also explains why the annual Army/Navy football game is more that just a game, how much letters from home mean to soldiers, how often military families have to move and what life on base is like. With an underlying message of courage and commitment that every child can relate to, the book will be espcially meaningful to those whose parents, siblings or other relatives serve in the Armed Forces. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/1/2006 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Devin Scillian Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.22in length x 0.39in width x 10.15in height Weight: 18.4oz. Next to baseball and fireworks on the Fourth of July, nothing else seems as American as the family camping trip. From what to pack, where to go, and what to do when you get there, S is for Smores: A Camping Alphabet takes readers on an A-Z trail exploring this outdoor pastime. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/20/2007 Pages: 38 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Helen Foster James Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.29in length x 0.39in width x 10.11in height Weight: 18.4oz. L is for lariat or lasso, a loop of rope coiled just so. Swing it wide or swing it low. Hook those horns and yell whoa! Hold on to your hat and strap on your spurs! Cowpokes and buckaroos of all ages will enjoy this A-Z romp through the facts, feats, and folks of the cowboy way of life.Even greenhorns are invited to ride this fun-filled range! Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/13/2003 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Louise Doak Whitney Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 9.96in length x 0.11in width x 10.98in height Weight: 5.6oz. Author: Louise Doak Whitney Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ?Anglers? come in all shapes, sizes, and ages, and can find myriad places to practice their favorite sport. Are you one? You are if you?ve ever gone fishing. And with more than 34 million licensed anglers in the United States, it?s easy to see why fishing is our number one outdoor sport! In H is for Hook: A Fishing Alphabet, seasoned angler Judy Young tackles topics such as types of lures, where to fish, and what equipment you will need, along with the basics of cleaning, filleting, and cooking your final catch. And since every fisherman loves to brag about the ?one that got away,? she includes suggestions on how to capture your fishing memories through journals and photography. For anglers everywhere, reading H is for Hook is the next best thing to being at the end of a fishing pole waiting to land that big one. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/16/2008 Pages: 36 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Judy Young Publ Read More

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Now in trade paperback, Z is for Zamboni will delight hockey fans young and old across North America! Highlighting rules, players,... coaches, teams, and the history of the game, this hockey alphabet is both fun and educational. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/1/2007 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Author: Matt Napier Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 10.03in length x 10.98in width x 0.11in height Weight: 8oz. Author: Matt Napier Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.33in length x 0.39in width x 10.47in height Weight: 18.08oz. From A to Z, the faces and facts behind famous scientific (and sometimes unplanned) discoveries are explored. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/24/2010 Pages: 32 Author: Larry Verstraete Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.1in length x 0.39in width x 10.11in height Weight: 19.19oz. Written by the son of a career officer, this book explores the branches of the Armed Services and speaks from the heart about the honor, privileges and sacrifices of military families everywhere. Children will discover why drill sergeants have to be so tough, what it means to be patriotic and why we need Special Forces such as the Navy SEALS, the Green Berets and the Army Rangers. H is for Honor also explains why the annual Army/Navy football game is more that just a game, how much letters from home mean to soldiers, how often military families have to move and what life on base is like. With an underlying message of courage and commitment that every child can relate to, the book will be espcially meaningful to those whose parents, siblings or other relatives serve in the Armed Forces. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/1/2006 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Devin Scillian Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.22in length x 0.39in width x 10.15in height Weight: 18.4oz. Next to baseball and fireworks on the Fourth of July, nothing else seems as American as the family camping trip. From what to pack, where to go, and what to do when you get there, S is for Smores: A Camping Alphabet takes readers on an A-Z trail exploring this outdoor pastime. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/20/2007 Pages: 38 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Helen Foster James Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.29in length x 0.39in width x 10.11in height Weight: 18.4oz. L is for lariat or lasso, a loop of rope coiled just so. Swing it wide or swing it low. Hook those horns and yell whoa! Hold on to your hat and strap on your spurs! Cowpokes and buckaroos of all ages will enjoy this A-Z romp through the facts, feats, and folks of the cowboy way of life.Even greenhorns are invited to ride this fun-filled range! Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/13/2003 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Louise Doak Whitney Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 9.96in length x 0.11in width x 10.98in height Weight: 5.6oz. Author: Louise Doak Whitney Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ?Anglers? come in all shapes, sizes, and ages, and can find myriad places to practice their favorite sport. Are you one? You are if you?ve ever gone fishing. And with more than 34 million licensed anglers in the United States, it?s easy to see why fishing is our number one outdoor sport! In H is for Hook: A Fishing Alphabet, seasoned angler Judy Young tackles topics such as types of lures, where to fish, and what equipment you will need, along with the basics of cleaning, filleting, and cooking your final catch. And since every fisherman loves to brag about the ?one that got away,? she includes suggestions on how to capture your fishing memories through journals and photography. For anglers everywhere, reading H is for Hook is the next best thing to being at the end of a fishing pole waiting to land that big one. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/16/2008 Pages: 36 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Judy Young Publ Read More

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A Board book for each state. State birds, flowers, trees, and animals brought to board book form for the youngest book lovers. Tod...dlers will delight in these books filled with rhyming riddles, framed by brightly painted clues that introduced elements that make each state so special. Book Details:Format: Board Book Publication Date: 7/20/2010 Pages: 20 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Carol Crane Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 6.88in length x 0.7in width x 4.88in height Weight: 8.8oz. Read More

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Now anyone can be one of the boys or girls of summer and get a home plate view of Americas favorite pastime in H is for Home Run: ...A Baseball Alphabet . This new offering in our line of childrens alphabet books brings the game of baseball to entertaining and informative life. Sports writer Brad Herzog pairs easy-to-read rhymes with detailed expository so that readers are pitched baseballs facts, faces, history, and places from A-Z. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/19/2004 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Brad Herzog Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.41in length x 0.39in width x 10.35in height Weight: 17.76oz. Read More

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From the first games held in ancient Greece to the cultural extravaganzas of recent years, there have been some incredible and ama...zing events and milestones in the world of Olympic sports. Now G is for Gold Medal: An Olympics Alphabet, writer Brad Herzog showcases those athlete and events that not only set sports records but also impacted history and world views. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/1/2011 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Brad Herzog Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 11.18in length x 0.39in width x 9.99in height Weight: 16.16oz. Read More

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Museums and monuments define the Washington, DC landscape, but the stories behind this majestic capital merely begin here. Looking... beyond the monuments, from Abigail Adams to the National Zoo, to all the cherry blossoms, flags, houses, and presidents in between, N is for Our Nations Capital is like a guided tour along the most interesting routes in our capital. Did you know the cherry trees that are an integral part of DCs scenery were gifts from Japan? Or that Mrs. Taft planted the first two? N is for Our Nations Capital will be published in March to coincide with the opening of the cherry blossoms. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/15/2005 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Roland Smith Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 9.3in length x 11.27in width x 0.38in height Weight: 17.6oz. Read More

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Did you know that Ohio is called The Mother of Presidents because eight United States presidents were born there? Or that 23 astro...nauts - the most of any state- are from Ohio? These and more amazing facts are revealed in B is for Buckeye, a must-have for every Ohioan (from Ulysses S. Grant to John Glenn to Harriet Beecher Stowe). An Ohioana Library Association finalist for Juvenile Literature. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/9/2000 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Marcia Schonberg Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 10.98in length x 0.43in width x 9.01in height Weight: 16.81oz. Read More

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From the British and our Constitution that replaced their rule, to Yellowstone Park and Zane Greys stories of the west, A is for A...merica is a sweeping tribute to all we know and love about our country. With delightful poems that beg to be read aloud, and expository text to broaden a students horizons, this American alphabet will make you fall in love with the United States over and over again. Bright, beautifully detailed illustrations from California artist Pam Carroll bring each letter to life, from eagles to Thomas Edison to the veterans of two World Wars. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2001 Pages: 56 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Devin Scillian Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 10.98in length x 0.47in width x 9.01in height Weight: 22.39oz. Read More

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Few other states in our union have the magnificent topography of the Centennial State. This unique Colorado landscape is beautiful...ly represented in the illustrations of Helle Urban, an the rhyming verse and expository text of Louise Whitney defines those images and expands our understanding of the Rockies, Blue Spruces, Springs, and Yucca plants that paint this land. C is for Centennial entertains as it educates and its mult-tiered format makes it accessible for readers of all ages and at all elevations. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/11/2002 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Louise Doak Whitney Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Dimensions: 10.98in length x 0.39in width x 9.01in height Weight: 16.32oz. Read More

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