We found 31 results
indigoMonica Kulling

Sort By:

Sorted By: Top Matches
1 - 12 of 31 Results
Top Matches
Hardcover

|May 1, 2017

$13.85 online

$14.95

save 7%

In stock online

Available in stores

Mary Anning, considered the world's greatest fossilist, discovered her first big find at the age of twelve. This novel is an imaginative re-creation of her childhood in early nineteenth-century Lyme Regis. Mary was born in 1799 in Lyme Regis, England, to a poor…

In stock online

Not available in stores

An easy-to-read, page-turning account of Harriet Tubman's life--from her childhood in slavery to her years as a conductor on the Underground Railroad to her later work as a suffragette and as a spy in the Civil War. This remarkable true story brings to life one…

In stock online

Not available in stores

As a boy, Marconi loved science and invention. Born in 1874 in Bologna, Italy, to a wealthy family, Marconi grew up surrounded by books in his father's library. He was fascinated with radio waves and learned Morse code, the language of the telegraph. A retired…
Reinforced Library Binding

|February 7, 2017

$17.71 online

$17.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

Fans of the Broadway musical Hamilton and American history lovers will want to share this illustrated biography of Alexander Hamilton with their young readers.   Did you know that one of our Founding Fathers was not born in America? An orphan from the West…

In stock online

Not available in stores

IT'S 1876 AND THE whole country is celebrating the 100th birthday of the United States. The biggest party is in Philadelphia at the World's Fair, where the latest and greatest inventions are on display for all to see. Alexander Graham Bell is headed to the fair…

In stock online

Not available in stores

Born into a life of privilege in 1878, Lillian Moller Gilbreth put her pampered life aside for one of adventure and challenge. She and her husband, Frank, became efficiency experts by studying the actions of factory workers. They ran their home efficiently, too.…

In stock online

Available in stores

Now in paperback. Meet Frank Zamboni, whose determination and persistence led to his invention of the now-famous Zamboni ice-resurfacing machine. When Frank Zamboni, along with his brother and cousin, opened their own skating rink in 1940 in Paramount,…
Paperback

|August 6, 2013

$8.83 online

$8.99

In stock online

Available in stores

In the second of Tundra's Great Idea Series, biographies for children who are just starting to read, Monica Kulling presents the life of an extraordinary man. There were few opportunities for the son of slaves, but Elijah McCoy's dreams led him to study…
Picture Books

|October 11, 2011

$19.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

Tundra’s Great Idea Series is comprised of biographies of inventors for early readers. The third book in the series introduces the fascinating Margaret Knight. Known as Mattie, she was different from most American girls living in 1850. She loved to make…

In stock online

Not available in stores

It’s 1901 and Henry Ford wants to build a car that everyone can own. But first he needs the money to produce it. How will he get it? He enters a car race, of course! Readers will love this fast-paced, fact-based story!
Paperback

|October 11, 2016

$5.99

In stock online

Available in stores

This fascinating Step 3 History Reader describes the invention of the first Ferris wheel—an engineering marvel. The 1893 World’s Fair organizers wanted something big to draw people to Chicago . . . something that would rival the Eiffel Tower. George…
Hardcover

|March 1, 2014

$16.95

In stock online

Not available in stores

Meet the Tweedles: Papa, Mama, daughter Frances and her brother, Francis. It's the dawn of a new century-the twentieth century! - and the Tweedles have decided to buy a car. But no gas guzzler for this modern family. Only an electric car will do for them.…