Examines cultures in other nations. World Cultures Books- excellent set of books that highlight the day-to-day life of children, in these modern cultures. Key inquiry question: How do people's connections to places affect their perception of them?
The Blood of Heroes: The Struggle for the Alamo--and the Sacrifice That Forged a Nation by James Donovan // A straightforward read about the events leading up to, and including, the Alamo. A bit too much "before" information, but still a valuable read.