Louisa on the Front Lines was featured on PBS To the Contrary and The Chronicles of the American Civil War. Listen to the podcasts to find out more about Louisa May Alcott’s experience as a nurse in the Civil War.
Lincoln’s Spymaster chosen by Scripps National Spelling Bee for Great Words, Great Reads 2018 – 2019.
It was a murderous trip. In October 1913, Theodore Roosevelt arrived in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on a tour of South America. The thrill-seeking adventurer had no idea that he would soon receive an offer he couldn’t refuse: the chance to lead an expedition deep into the Amazon jungle to chart an unmapped river withContinue Reading
The Junior Library Guild picks Lincoln’s Spymaster for its list. Lincoln’s Spymaster tells the dangerous and action-packed adventures of Allan Pinkerton, America’s first private eye and Lincoln’s most trusted spymaster.
Castner’s Cutthroats — a group of tough-as-nails commandos who led the charge to take back Alaska’s Aleutian Islands from the Japanese invaders during WWII — are profiled in a feature article in World War II magazine’s March/April 2012. The issue hits newsstands January 31, 2012. For a closer look at Castner’s Cutthroats in action, watchContinue Reading
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