Take a trip through world history with colorfully illustrated short biographies of famous people and their main contributions to humankind. The Wright brothers, Alexander Graham Bell, Florence Nightingale, Helen Keller, and Benjamin Franklin -- just to name a few.
Juha is a folk character from around the 8th century. His stories number in the hundreds, originated in the oral tradition, and are a mainstay of Arab humor, wit and wisdom. Juha, with his entertaining logic, is widely known throughout the Middle East and is well loved. This delightful book of Arab folktales is a must-have for your...
This third book of Shadi's adventures takes him and his family to the mountains for lots of winter fun in the snow. This beginning reader features fully vowelled text and is perfect for early Arabic learners ages 6 and older.
Jad creates paintings in art class that don't look like much -- like the paper that is completely red except for a few black dots in the center -- that is until he tells you the story about what is happening in the picture! His imagination and stories are so creative, the teacher takes him to the library to tell his stories to the children.
Yasser learns to write the shopping list. It starts out as scribbles, then pictures, and then it is words! A delightful beginning reader for children featuring vowelled text. Awarded the Assabil prize for children's literature in Lebanon.
The adventures of Shadi continue in this chapter book perfect for beginning readers of Arabic ages 6 and older. The fully vowelled text tells the story of Shadi and his adventure on the high seas with a group of fisherman.
Mrs. Hen has things to do so she asks Mr. Rooster to sit on the eggs. As time goes by, Mr. Rooster has things to do and so he tricks a fox into sitting on the eggs. But then somehow fox manages to outsmart the hunter and the next thing you know, the hunter is sitting on the eggs. It takes a village to hatch the chicks in this hilarious story!
Leon and Bobby are cat detectives who live on an old ship museum in the harbor. Their biggest problem is the rebellious rat gang that lives on board, too. That is until the prized diamond from one of the museum's exhibits disappears. Can the cats solve the case of the missing diamond? A level 2 beginning reader in the German language.
Liliane Susewind is no ordinary girl -- she can talk to animals. One day at the park Lili meets a beautiful Dalmatian named Bella, but Bella is afraid of everyone. Why is she so frightened? Does her strict mistress have anything to do with it? Luckily, Lili can understand what Bella says and soon learns the truth. Can Lili help Bella be...