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  • Who Was Marco Polo? | Joan Holub

    Who Was Marco Polo?

    • UNABRIDGED (52 mins)
    • By Joan Holub
    • Narrated By Kevin Pariseau
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    Marco Polo was 17 when he set out for China...and 41 when he came back! More than 700 years ago, Marco Polo traveled from the medieval city of Venice to the fabled kingdom of the great Kublai Khan, seeing new sights and riches that no Westerner had ever before witnessed. But did Marco Polo experience the things he wrote about...or was it all made-up?

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  • Who Was Johnny Appleseed? | Joan Holub

    Who Was Johnny Appleseed?

    • UNABRIDGED (43 mins)
    • By Joan Holub
    • Narrated By Kevin Pariseau
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    The perfect biography to "bite into" at the start of a new school year! Children are sure to be fascinated by the eccentric and legendary Johnny Appleseed, a man who is best known for bringing apple trees to the midwest. Over John Chapman's lifetime, he saw the country grow and start to spread westward. Traveling alone - in bare feet and sporting a pot on his head! - Johnny left his own special mark planting orchards that helped nourish new communities.

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  • Who Was Jim Henson?: Who Was...?

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 3 mins)
    • By Joan Holub
    • Narrated By Paul Boehmer
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    Jim Henson broke into television with a five-minute puppetry segment when he was only a freshman in college. He created puppets like none ever seen before, with expressive fabric faces and rod-controlled arms. His Muppets became world-renowned celebrities and formed the backbone of a media empire. This easy-to-hear biography will be published 20 years after Henson's untimely death.

  • Zero the Hero | Joan Holub

    Zero the Hero

    • UNABRIDGED (13 mins)
    • By Joan Holub
    • Narrated By L. J. Ganser
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    Award-winning children’s author Joan Holub has penned over 70 books for young audiences in her decades-spanning career. In Zero the Hero, Holub offers a humorous and lighthearted look at one of math’s most overlooked, yet essential, figures - the number zero. All the other numbers scoff at Zero’s value, but as soon as one of them gets into trouble, guess who lands on the scene to save the day?

  • Itty Bitty Kitty: Firehouse Fun | Joan Holub

    Itty Bitty Kitty: Firehouse Fun

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    • By Joan Holub
    • Narrated By Courtney Shaw
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    Ava and Itty Bitty Kitty are off to visit the firehouse! Ava's giant cat is usually less than purr-fectly behaved, and this trip is no exception! Will Itty Bitty's nose for trouble make them new friends - or make their visit to the firehouse a disaster?

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