Midnight at the Electric

Midnight at the Electric

There are three stories in this book: Adri, the young engineer who is carefully selected to go with a recolonization group to Mars; Catherine, who endures dust storms and hardships in the Kansas Dust Bowl; and Lenore, a young woman living in England in the aftermath of World War I...

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Finding Winnie: The Story of the Real Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh

Finding Winnie: The Story of the Real Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh

A mother tells her son a bedtime story about his grandfather Harry, who was a veterinarian in Winnipeg, Canada before World War I. Traveling as a soldier to the training field, Harry finds a man with a bear cub on the train platform...

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The Great War: Stories Inspired by Items from the First World War

The Great War: Stories Inspired by Items from the First World War

For the one-hundred-year commemoration of “The War to End all Wars,” eleven prize-winning authors and renowned artist Jim Kay (Harry Potter: The Illustrated Edition) come together to create eleven beautiful short stories loosely tied around an object from WWI, all from the perspective of a child...

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Listen to the Moon

Listen to the Moon

Listen to the Moon explores the use of fictional primary sources in an unforgettable tale about being lost and then found. 12 year old Merry is sailing to London with her mother from Manhattan on the Lusitania, a ship destined to be sunk by German submarines in the height of World War I. Miraculously surviving, Merry clings...

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