Kittins are cute, but they have the potential to be excellent hunters. This audiobook describes to young readers how kittens grow to have speed, power, and the keen senses that make them near-perfect predators.
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, was the site of the camp of the American Continental Army over the winter of 1777-1778 in the American Revolutionary War. This audibook explores this historic location, where George Washington and his army showed great courage and endured hardship in their battle against the British.
A butterfly is an insect of the order Lepidoptera. Like all Lepidoptera, butterflies are notable for their unusual life cycle with a larval caterpillar stage, an inactive pupal stage, and a spectacular metamorphosis into a familiar and colorful winged adult form.
An oak is a tree or shrub of which about 400 species exist. Young listeners here learn about the life cycle of the oak tree.
Sound is a travelling wave transmitted through a solid, liquid, or gas, composed of frequencies that our ears can hear. This audiobook explores sound and it's secrets.
The Battle of Gettysburg, fought in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, as part of the Gettysburg Campaign, was the battle with the largest number of casualties in the American Civil War and is often described as the war's turning point. Union Maj. Gen. George Gordon Meade's Army of the Potomac defeated attacks by Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia, ending Lee's invasion of the North.
This audiobook describes to young readers how foals grow to be full grown adults. A foal is an equine, particularly a horse, that is one year old or younger.
Grizzly bears live in Alaska, western Canada, and portions of the northwestern United States, including Idaho, Montana, Washington and Wyoming. This audiobook describes to young listeners how cubs grow up to be fierce grizzlies.
Light is electromagnetic radiation, particularly radiation of a wavelength that is visible to the human eye. This audiobook explores lights and it's secrets.
Dragonflies are valuable predators that eat mosquitoes, and other small insects like flies, bees, ants, and butterflies. They are usually found around lakes, ponds, streams and wetlands because their larvae, known as "nymphs", are aquatic.
The monarch is perhaps the best known of all North American butterflies. Young listeners will learn about the monarch's cycles, from eggs, to larva stage, to pupa stage, to becoming the adult butterfly.
Mount Vernon, located near Alexandria, Virginia, was the plantation home of the first president of the United States, George Washington. This audiobook explores the history of the plantation and its original use.
The Department of the Treasury is an executive department and the treasury of the United States federal government. It was established by an Act of Congress in 1789 to manage government revenue. This audiobook explores the history of the Treasury buildings and explains where and how money is made.
Wind is the flow of air or other gases that compose the atmosphere of Earth and other planets. Wind can be as calm as a summer breeze or as strong as a hurricane. This audiobook explores wind and it's secrets.
The loggerhead turtle is a sea turtle. The emphasis here is on their continuous life cycle: the mother lays her eggs, and once the young turtles grow, they return to the beach they were born on to lay their own eggs.
This audiobook describes the design and significance of the Vietnam Memorial located in Washington DC built to honor the American soldiers who served in Vietnam.
Describes to young readers how the most unusual of the world's eight kinds of bears grows from a cub to a Panda.
This audiobook describes to a young listener how a fawn grows up to be one of the best known and most beloved wild animals in North America.
The Canada Goose is a wild goose that is native to Arctic and temperate regions of North America. This audiobook discusses the Canada Goose laying her eggs, the eggs hatching, and the goslings journeying to adulthood.
Bullfrog are native to much of North America. They are usually found near rivers, swamps, ponds, and lakes, along the water's edge. This audiobook discusses the life cycle of a bullfrog, from when they are hatched as eggs to tadpoles to adult frogs.