Search Results: "Carole P. Roman"


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IF YOU WERE ME AND LIVED IN...THE ANCIENT MALI EMPIRE by Carole P. Roman
Released: Dec. 13, 2016

"An informative addition to the prolific author's well-crafted series of illustrated books that make history relatable to a tween audience."
Part of a series for older elementary and young middle school students, this detailed work presents life in ancient Mali through the eyes of a young girl. Read full book review >

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Released: June 14, 2013

"A simple, thoughtful children's overview of important aspects of South Korean culture."
A crash course in South Korean culture that provides kids with an overview of the country's food, holidays, vocabulary and daily life. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"Roman successfully puts another pin on the map in this educational, engaging story about diversity and understanding other cultures."
In the latest installment of Roman's successful If You Were Me and Lived In… series, young readers can travel to Peru to learn about their peers' lives and culture. Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 30, 2014

"A colorful, engaging text that will help young readers find a greater appreciation of another culture."
Young readers learn about the culture, geography and life of their peers in India. Read full book review >

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THE CREW GOES COCONUTS! by Carole P. Roman
Released: May 15, 2014

"Another heartwarming pirate story from Roman."
Roman's (The Treasure of Snake Island, 2014, etc.) latest installment in her rollicking pirate picture-book series. Read full book review >

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IF YOU WERE ME AND LIVED ON...MARS by Carole P. Roman
Released: Jan. 9, 2017

"A book that will expand readers' horizons with its scientific foray into the solar system."
Roman and Arkova's (Can a Princess Be a Firefighter?, 2017, etc.) picture book imagines what life might be like for the first colonists on Mars.Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 2, 2015

"An engaging primer on Scottish culture that can teach kids how similar their lives are to their peers' around the world."
Travel to Scotland and learn about life and culture from a child's perspective. Read full book review >

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Released: May 2, 2013

"Another victory on the high seas for Roman."
Roman's (Pepper Parrot's Problem with Patience: A Captain No Beard Story, 2013) latest adventure about Captain No Beard and his band of plucky pirates tackles the issue of stranger danger. Read full book review >

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Released: April 12, 2012

"Roman charms with an imaginative, whimsical picture book that will entertain even the oldest pirates."
Debut author Roman pens a picture book about an imaginative boy who transforms his bed and stuffed animals into props for a marvelous pirate adventure. Read full book review >

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Released: May 14, 2014

"A fact-loaded primer accentuated with delightful illustrations."
Roman's (If You Were Me and Lived in…Australia, 2014, etc.) latest book in her If You Were Me and Lived in… series introduces young readers to life in Russia through comparisons to things they're familiar with in their own culture. Read full book review >

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Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles by Carole P. Roman
Released: Jan. 7, 2015

"Another strong installment in the Captain No Beard series despite quieter action and the obvious educational bend."
Captain No Beard and his loyal crew hit the high seas amid tears, change, and friendship in Roman's (Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis, 2014) newest pirate picture book. Read full book review >

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Being a Captain Is Hard Work by Carole P. Roman
Released: Dec. 31, 2015

"A fantastic pirate adventure that mixes life and science lessons with danger, friendship, and triumph."
Roman's (If You Were Me and Lived in…Italy, 2015) newest Captain No Beard adventure takes the stormy high seas to a new level. Read full book review >