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    • Leonardo the Florentine

    • By: Catherine McGrew Jaime
    • Narrated by: David Winograd
    • Length: 2 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 21

    Who are the Medici brothers? And who is trying to assassinate them? Why was the Pitti Palace never completed? And what part did Leonardo play in all of this? Leonardo da Vinci is remembered as an artist and inventor. But who was he before anyone knew his name? This family-friendly novel explores the history and the legends of his early years in Florence. It also weaves a mystery of politics and power.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • About Leonardo

    • By Zoe on 05-15-17

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Understanding Presidential Elections

    • The Constitution, Caucuses, Primaries, Electoral College, and More, Updated for the 2016 Election!
    • By: Catherine McGrew Jaime
    • Narrated by: David Winograd
    • Length: 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    Updated for the 2016 election. Every four years citizens of the United States cast their vote in the election process of their Chief Executive - the President of the United States. But many students and adults alike do not understand the process by which we elect our president. Are we really casting a vote directly for one of them or for an elector, and what is the difference? And going backwards from November, how did those men and/or women end up on the November ballot in the first place?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Election

    • By Zoe on 03-28-17

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Failure in Philadelphia?

    • A Novel of the Constitutional Convention
    • By: Catherine McGrew Jaime
    • Narrated by: Alexander Parrish
    • Length: 2 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    It's the hot, miserable summer of 1787 in Philadelphia. Will the delegates at the Grand Convention succeed or fail at their mission? Will they amend the Articles of Confederation as instructed? Or are they up to something else? Our tale is brought to us by Henry, a young man from Britain who has been tasked with keeping an eye on what the delegates are up to. He is certain they cannot accomplish what they came to Philadelphia to do!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Failure in Philadelphia

    • By Deborah on 03-05-18

    Regular price: $6.95