DANGEROUS JANE by Suzanne Slade, illustrated by Alice Ratterree is the picture book biography of Jane Addams, the first American woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize. Addams fought her whole life to bring services to people living in poverty, specifically with Hull House in Chicago where she offered child care, English lessons, steady work and, most of all, friendship, dignity and hope. When WWI broke out, Addams formed the Women's Peace Party and participated in the International Congress ...
Jennifer Thermes's CHARLES DARWIN'S AROUND-THE-WORLD ADVENTURE incorporates magnificent maps and illustrations with a brightly colorful palette, following Darwin as he discovers (and eats) new animals, experiences earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and tidal waves and discovers fossilized sea shells in the mountains of the Andes. Endpapers, author notes and fun facts round out this superb picture book.
Hopper, Eni and Josh uncover more about the mysteries of Stately Academy and Mr. Bee, the janitor, as they learn to program the cute turtle robot and unlock the underground classrooms and mysteries of the once thriving Bee School, where students, teachers and robots worked together to unravel the mysteries of coding.