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Kids Make History - A New Look at America's History

Susan Buckley

Experience important moments in history with 20 young Americans—from the thrilling adventures of Powhatan’s favorite daughter in 1607 to the horrifying day the Twin Towers fell in 2001. - Feel the evil in the Salem air with Massachusetts resident Ann Putnam (1692). - Battle Redcoats on Long Island with Yankee Doodle soldier Joseph Martin (1776). - Gallop across deadly terrain with Pony Express rider Nick Wilson (1846). - Brave prairie dangers with pioneer girl Laura Ingalls (1868). - Enjoy White House high jinks with Theodore Roosevelt’s six children (1902). - Survive the terrifying Sunday morning at PearlHarbor with Joan Zuber (1941). Award-winning educational authors Susan Buckley and Elspeth Leacock deliver the fourth entry in their acclaimed American history series. Using compelling vignettes, Kids Make History weaves an enchanting tapestry of U.S. history for Americans of all ages. James Yaegashi’s splendid narration assures that this dramatic audiobook will be listened to again and again. “… lively and informative … this useful resource will be a hit with teachers and students alike.”—Kirkus Reviews “A great way to get readers interested in the U.S.’s past and people.”—Booklist

Experience important moments in history with 20 young Americans—from the thrilling adventures of Powhatan’s favorite daughter in 1607 to the horrifying day the Twin Towers fell in 2001. - Feel the evil in the Salem air with Massachusetts resident Ann Putnam (1692). - Battle Redcoats on Long Island with Yankee Doodle soldier Joseph Martin (1776). - Gallop across deadly terrain with Pony Express rider Nick Wilson (1846). - Brave prairie dangers with pioneer girl Laura Ingalls (1868). - Enjoy White House high jinks with Theodore Roosevelt’s six children (1902). - Survive the terrifying Sunday morning at PearlHarbor with Joan Zuber (1941). Award-winning educational authors Susan Buckley and Elspeth Leacock deliver the fourth entry in their acclaimed American history series. Using compelling vignettes, Kids Make History weaves an enchanting tapestry of U.S. history for Americans of all ages. James Yaegashi’s splendid narration assures that this dramatic audiobook will be listened to again and again. “… lively and informative … this useful resource will be a hit with teachers and students alike.”—Kirkus Reviews “A great way to get readers interested in the U.S.’s past and people.”—Booklist
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Genres:

History

Description:

Experience important moments in history with 20 young Americans—from the thrilling adventures of Powhatan’s favorite daughter in 1607 to the horrifying day the Twin Towers fell in 2001. - Feel the evil in the Salem air with Massachusetts resident Ann Putnam (1692). - Battle Redcoats on Long Island with Yankee Doodle soldier Joseph Martin (1776). - Gallop across deadly terrain with Pony Express rider Nick Wilson (1846). - Brave prairie dangers with pioneer girl Laura Ingalls (1868). - Enjoy White House high jinks with Theodore Roosevelt’s six children (1902). - Survive the terrifying Sunday morning at PearlHarbor with Joan Zuber (1941). Award-winning educational authors Susan Buckley and Elspeth Leacock deliver the fourth entry in their acclaimed American history series. Using compelling vignettes, Kids Make History weaves an enchanting tapestry of U.S. history for Americans of all ages. James Yaegashi’s splendid narration assures that this dramatic audiobook will be listened to again and again. “… lively and informative … this useful resource will be a hit with teachers and students alike.”—Kirkus Reviews “A great way to get readers interested in the U.S.’s past and people.”—Booklist

Language:

English

Narrators:

Elspeth Leacock, James Yaegashi

Length:

1h 44m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:35

Introduction
Introduction

01:45


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:36


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:48


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:18


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

06:21


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:29


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:40


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:50


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:49


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:19


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

05:20


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:03


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:19


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:21


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:27


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:53


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:52


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:32


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:10


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:28


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:24


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

00:54