An engaging introduction to the world of forensic science illuminates its role in the criminal justice system in myriad cultures throughout history, demonstrating the cutting-edge technologies of the modern world and how they help solve crimes.
Life is tough, but so are you! Learn how to work through life's trials with advice from popular youth speakers, including Hank Smith and Al Carraway, who have endured a few challenges of their own. This encouraging book will help you see trials as essential stepping-stones to becoming who you're destined to be.
An illustrated volume of fairy tales inspired by Grimms' classics illuminates their beautiful, monstrous and macabre themes as brought to life by the Oscar-winning creator of Tales From Outer Suburbia.
A new poetry collection by the Get Lit Players illuminates the experiences of 19 teen poets who use their own examples to inspire today's young adults to meet the challenges of today's world, from homelessness and body image to depression and autism.
The best-selling author of the Don't Know Much About series presents the true stories of five slaves who were considered the property of U.S. presidential families, including Washington's valet Billy Lee, Jefferson's servant Isaac Granger, and War of 1812 witness Paul Jennings.