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Trouble in Nathan's Woods
Maine Authors Publishing, 2023
   A mystery in a lumber camp in northern New Hampshire during the First World War.
for ages 8-12 


 
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Cyrus Field's Big Dream: The Daring Effort to Lay the First Transatlantic Telegraph Cable
Calkins Creek, an imprint of Astra Publishing House, 2018 
"An inspiring portrait of a man with a dream and his steadfast determination to achieve it." Kirkus Reviews
For ages 10 to adult 

A NSTA Best STEM Book


 
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Captain Mac: The Life of Donald Baxter MacMillan, Arctic Explorer
Calkins Creek, an imprint of Astra Publishing House, 2010


The adventurous life story of a man who explored and researched the Arctic and Subarctic and its peoples for nearly 50 years.

Winner of  National Outdoor Book Award and other honors.
For ages 10 to adult

 
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Timberrr…A History of Logging in New England
Millbrook Press, 2003 (Lerner Publishing Group) 


This book vividly describes logging history and methods in New England from colonial times to the development of modern forestry. 

For ages 10 to adult 

A Lupine Award Honor Book


 
Ice Country book cover Ice Country: One Boy's Adventure in the Arctic with Commander Donald MacMillan
Cricketfield Press. Imprint of Picton Press, 1995. 
Softcover, 1997
     A historical novel of a fifteen-year-old boy who joins the crew of an Arctic expedition in the summer of 1950.
For ages 9 to 14

 
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Women’s Suffrage: “We Will Vote”
Rosen Publishing: Readers' Theater: Exploring History Through Plays, 2019. 
[Reprinted from Cobblestone magazine]


This play focuses on the 1848 Seneca Falls convention, and is easy for schools and youth groups to perform.

For grades 4-8

 
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A “Cool” Inventor: Frederick McKinley Jones Invents Refrigeration
Rosen Publishing: Readers' Theater: Exploring History Through Plays, 2019
[Reprinted from Cobblestone magazine]


Frederick McKinley Jones invented air-cooling units for trucks. The play is easy for schools and youth groups to perform.

For grades 4-8

 
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