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Books published by publisher Heinemann/Raintree

  • Jaguars

    Stephanie St. Pierre

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, March 1, 2001)
    Describes, in simple text and illustrations, the physical characteristics, natural environment, and habits of a pride of jaguars.
  • Pill Bugs Up Close

    Greg Pyers

    Hardcover (Heinemann-Raintree, Sept. 15, 2005)
    Describes the anatomy, habitat, eating habits, growth, and behavior of pill bugs.
  • Plant Classification

    Richard Spilsbury, Louise Spilsbury

    Paperback (Heinemann/Raintree, Sept. 1, 2002)
    Explains how plants are classified into 2 groups, vascular and nonvascular and discusses different types of plants.
  • Jamie's Turn

    Jamie Dewitt

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, June 1, 1984)
    The author describes how, at the age of eleven, he rescued his stepfather after an accident with farm machinery and how he helped to keep the farm running until his stepfather recovered nearly a year later.
  • Exploration to the War of 1812, 1492-1814

    William Loren Katz

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Nov. 1, 1992)
    A look at American history from "discovery" to the War of 1812 discusses the clash between native American and European cultures, the forced arrival of Africans, the opening of the southwest, and more.
  • These Lands Are Ours: Tecumseh's Fight for the Old Northwest

    Kate Connell, Alex Haley, Jan Naimo Jones

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, June 1, 1993)
    Discusses the life of the Shawnee leader who united Indians in an effort to save their land
  • Sometimes My Mom Drinks Too Much

    Kevin Kenny, Helen Krull, Helen Cogancherry

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Sept. 1, 1980)
    Her feelings toward her alcoholic mother vary as Maureen struggles to understand her mother's illness.
  • The Navajo

    Lana T. Griffin, Tommy J. Nockideneh, Herman J. Viola, Felix C. Lowe

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Jan. 1, 1999)
    Discusses the history, customs, dwellings, religion, dress, and famous leaders of the tribe called Navajo
  • Travels Through Time

    Isaac Asimov, Martin Harry Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh, Thomas Leonard

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Sept. 1, 1981)
    Stories tell of time travel used to prevent Lincoln's assassination, get a glimpse of the future, and meet great personalities from the past
  • Motocross

    Gary Freeman

    Paperback (Heinemann/Raintree, May 1, 2002)
    Provides an overview of motocross, which is the sport of racing motorcycles on rough, hilly dirt tracks, including technique, equipment, guidelines, resources, and safety concerns.
  • Viva Mexico!: A Story of Benito Juarez and Cinco De Mayo

    Argentina Palacios, Howard Berelson

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Oct. 1, 1992)
    A biography of the Zapotec Indian who grew up to become the President of Mexico and lead his country in a war for independence.
  • When Justice Failed: The Fred Korematsu Story

    Steven A. Chin, David Tamura

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Oct. 1, 1992)
    Relates the experiences of the Japanese American who defied the order of internment during World War II and went to the Supreme Court