You Wouldn t Want to Be an American Colonist

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 0606316280
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Get ready … to leave behind your home in England and risk your life in the name of exploration. You will have to face starvation and disease if you are going to, set up a colony. ItÆs not an easy life! Top Tips from Experts: If you get really hungry, boil up your boots and eat them. Don't steal food from the Native Americans or you might end up dead. Build well-protected livestock pens-even your own people might try to steal from you. Grow tobacco in your settlement. You might make a fortune selling it! Book jacket.

You Wouldn t Want to Be at the Boston Tea Party

Author: Peter Cook
Publisher: Turtleback Books: A Division of Sanval
ISBN: 0606362134
Release Date: 2013-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Uses humor to recount the events leading up to the colonists' defiant act against the British, describing the Boston Tea Party itself, as well as providing a brief history of the American Revolution.

You Wouldn t Want to be Sir Isaac Newton

Author: Ian Graham
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531259439
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Traces the life of the English physicist, whose work on the laws of motion and gravity and invention of calculus had great influence on the understanding of the physical nature of the universe.