Search Results: "Carole P. Roman"


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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 >

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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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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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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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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: Jan. 19, 2013

"A charming children's story about not giving up."
In Roman's (Captain No Beard, 2012, etc.) latest children's book, a feisty parrot joins the crew of Capt. No Beard's pirate ship, The Flying Dragon, but struggles to keep up with the other crew members. Read full book review >

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Stuck in the Doldrums by Carole P. Roman
Released: March 20, 2013

"Once again, Roman delights with whimsical pictures, clever text, important lessons and plenty of pirate lingo."
In Roman's (Pepper Parrot's Problem With Patience, 2013, etc.) newest Captain No Beard adventure, the feisty captain learns that teamwork can save the day. Read full book review >

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If you were me and lived in... France... by Carole P. Roman
Released: May 2, 2013

"A book that engagingly helps young Americans see what they share in common with French children."
Roman's (Captain No Beard: Strangers on the High Seas, 2013, etc.) latest children's book offers an introduction to French culture that highlights similarities in the lives of American and French children. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 29, 2013

"A simple introduction to Turkey that may especially appeal to elementary school children who are learning about life in other countries."
Roman (If You Were Me and Lived In …Kenya, 2013, etc.) introduces children to the history, geography and customs of Turkey in this colorful primer. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 24, 2013

"An excellent introduction to the Kenyan culture for children."
Roman (If You Were Me and Lived In…Norway, 2013, etc.) offers a children's primer of the geography, sports, food and vocabulary that Kenyan kids encounter in their daily lives. Read full book review >