Actual Times

Actual Times books tell the story of historic days in history--from the start of the Revolutionary War, to September 11, 2001. These picture books bring history to life with vibrant illustrations and clear, informative, and entertaining text.

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He Has Shot the President!
He Has Shot the President!

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Don Brown

Roaring Brook Press

The headline that shocked the nation: President Lincoln Shot by Assassin John Wilkes Booth! One of the most exciting stories in American history told with full color illustrations. The...

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America Is Under Attack
America Is Under Attack

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Don Brown

Roaring Brook Press

One of School Library Journal’s Best Nonfiction Books of 2011One of Horn Book’s Best Nonfiction Books of 2011 On the ten year anniversary...

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Gold! Gold from the American River!
Gold! Gold from the American River!

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Don Brown

Roaring Brook Press

Gold Fever! The excitement, drive, and adrenaline of the gold rush, narrated by Don Brown and brought to life with his vivid watercolors.

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All Stations! Distress!
All Stations! Distress!

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Don Brown

Roaring Brook Press

THE "UNSINKABLE" MEETS THE UNTHINKABLE -- A gripping acount of the ill-fated maiden voyage of the Titanic. It took 4,000 men to build it, 23 tons of animal grease to...

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Let It Begin Here!
Let It Begin Here!

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Don Brown

Roaring Brook Press

ONE DAY THAT CHANGED A NATION A nonfiction master brings the start of the American Revolution to life. A 26-year-old King George II found himself in financial...

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