Worlds within worlds! Places deserted by time! Beings who have simply vanished! Underwater Kingdoms! Our World of Mysteries reveals some of the earth’s darkest and most amazing secrets!
You’ll read about the ocean abyss, where strange creatures roam in complete darkness: visit Mount Waialeale, the wettest place on earth, so dangerous no one ever goes there.; discover Angkor Wat, an ancient ghost town engulfed by the jungles of war-torn Cambodia. You’ll read of cities striking into the ocean, and the ocean making way for a new island, and you’ll find the lost city of Troy, where Greek gods and heroes battled side by side!
Over the course of history, men and women have lived and died. In fact, getting sick and dying can be a big, ugly mess–especially before the modern medical care that we all enjoy today. From King Tut’s ancient autopsy to Albert Einstein’s great brain escape, How They Croaked contains all the gory details of the awful ends of nineteen awfully famous people.
What’s a person to do when there is so much to do? Dr. Seuss adds his signature spin to the age-old dilemma of indecisiveness in his rhyming picture-book classic Hunches in Bunches. Go outside, play video games, eat a pizza, do homework? Whether you have a “four-way hunch,” a “nowhere hunch,” or an “up hunch,” Dr. Seuss and his unmistakable one-of-a-kind advice will ensure that readers of all ages won’t get “ga-fluppted.”
Kate and Mickey were wrapping the last of the Christmas presents when they discovered something very strange. Right in the middle of the family photograph was a mysterious face. The face belonged to a boy no one knew. Who was he? Could he be a ghost? The twin sisters are determined to find out.
Ruby does her best to have good manners—yet no matter her efforts, she just can’t seem to succeed. But when Ruby receives a mysterious surprise invitation to tea with the Queen, she is especially determined to polish her poise. She goes from the postman to her brother to the playground to her parents, trying her hardest to have manners befitting a princess. Will she ever manage to be proper in time for tea at the palace?
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