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Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado

by Marc Aronson
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2000
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Quest for Z, The: The True Story of Explorer Percy Fawcett and a Lost City in the Amazon

by Greg Pizzoli
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Who Was Marco Polo?

by Joan Holub and John O'Brien

Part of the Who Was? What Was? Where Is? Series

  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2007
  • Author Resources:
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I, Matthew Henson: Polar Explorer

by Carole Boston Weatherford and Eric Velasquez
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Lives of the Explorers: Discoveries, Disasters (and What the Neighbors Thought)

by Kathleen Krull and Kathryn Hewitt

Part of the Lives of ... Series

  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2014
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Race to the South Pole

by Kate Messner and Kelley McMorris

Book 4 of the Ranger in Time Series

  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Science Fiction / Fantasy
  • Year Published:
    2016
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Into the Wild

by Jon Krakauer
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Biography
  • Year Published:
    1996
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Picture Book of Christopher Columbus, A

by David A. Adler, John Wallner, and Alexandra Wallner

Part of the David A. Adler Picture Book Biographies Series

  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    1991
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Doldrums, The

by Nicholas Gannon
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Humor, Realistic Fiction
  • Year Published:
    2015
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World Made New, The: Why the Age of Exploration Happened and How It Changed the World

by Marc Aronson and John W. Glenn
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2007
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Polar Bear Explorers' Club, The

by Alex Bell and Tomislav Tomić
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Science Fiction / Fantasy
  • Year Published:
    2017
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Surviving Jamestown: The Adventures of Young Sam Collier

by Gail Langer Karwoski and Paul Casale
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Lost City of Z, The: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

by David Grann
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So You Want to Be an Explorer?

by Judith St. George and David Small
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    Science
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2005
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Picture Book of Lewis and Clark, A

by David A. Adler and Ronald Himler

Part of the David A. Adler Picture Book Biographies Series

  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2003
  • Author Resources:
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We Are Not Eaten by Yaks

by C. Alexander London and Jonny Duddle

Book 1 of the Accidental Adventure Series

  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Humor
  • Year Published:
    2011
  • Author Resources:
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Life in the Ocean: The Story of Oceanographer Sylvia Earle

by Claire A. Nivola
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    Science
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    Women / Girls
  • Year Published:
    2012
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We Give a Squid a Wedgie

by C. Alexander London and Jonny Duddle

Book 3 of the Accidental Adventure Series

  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Humor
  • Year Published:
    2012
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Promising Life, A: Coming of Age with America

by Emily Arnold McCully
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Historical Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    American Indian
  • Year Published:
    2017
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Nebula Secret, The

by Trudi Strain Trueit
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Horror, Mystery
  • Year Published:
    2018
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Journal of Augustus Pelletier, The: Lewis and Clark Expedition, 1804

by Kathryn Lasky
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Author Resources:
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Uncommon Traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa

by Don Brown
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2000
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Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The: A Commemorative Pop-Up

by L. Frank Baum and Robert Sabuda
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Science Fiction / Fantasy
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Picture Book of Daniel Boone, A

by David A. Adler, Michael S. Adler, and Matt Collins
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2013
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Northwest Passage

by Stan Rogers and Matt James
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Captain's Dog, The: My Journey with the Lewis and Clark Tribe

by Roland Smith
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Animals Robert Scott Saw: An Adventure in Antartica

by Sandra Markle
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2008
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Who Was Daniel Boone?

by Sydelle A. Kramer and George Ulrich

Part of the Who Was? What Was? Where Is? Series

  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2006
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Animals Marco Polo Saw: An Adventure on the Silk Road

by Sandra Markle and Daniela Jaglenka Terrazzini
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    Science, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2009
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Keep On!: The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-Discoverer of the North Pole

by Deborah Hopkinson and Stephen Alcorn
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2009
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We Dine with Cannibals

by C. Alexander London

Book 2 of the Accidental Adventure Series

  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Humor
  • Year Published:
    2011
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Winter Pony, The

by Iain Lawrence
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Who Was Ferdinand Magellan?

by Sydelle A. Kramer and Elizabeth Wolf

Part of the Who Was? What Was? Where Is? Series

  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2004
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We Sled with Dragons

by C. Alexander London

Book 4 of the Accidental Adventure Series

  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Humor
  • Year Published:
    2013
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Into the Unknown: How Great Explorers Found Their Way by Land, Sea, and Air

by Stewart Ross and Stephen Biesty
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies, STEAM
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2011
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Even the Darkest Stars

by Heather Fawcett
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Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer

by Deborah Kogan Ray
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Science
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    Latino
  • Year Published:
    2007
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Who Was First?: Discovering the Americas

by Russell Freedman
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2007
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Where Do You Think You're Going, Christopher Columbus?

by Jean Fritz and Margot Tomes
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Daniel Boone's Great Escape

by Michael P. Spradlin and Ard Hoyt
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Quest

by Kathleen Benner Duble
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Realistic Fiction
  • Year Published:
    2008
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World to Explore, A

by Daniel Kirk
  • Grade Level:
    PK-2
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Year Published:
    2010
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Iva Honeysuckle Discovers the World

by Candice Ransom and Heather Ross
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Humor
  • Year Published:
    2012
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Pearl in the Storm, A: How I Found My Heart in the Middle of the Ocean

by Tori Murden McClure
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Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space

by Lynn Sherr
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Leo, Dog of the Sea

by Alison Hart and Michael G. Montgomery
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Year Published:
    2017
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Lewis and Clark: A Prairie Dog for the President

by Shirley-Raye Redmond and John Manders
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Snow Baby: The Arctic Childhood of Admiral Robert E. Peary's Daring Daughter

by Katherine Kirkpatrick
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    Science
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2007
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Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road, The

by Cheryl Harness
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2007
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Adventures of Marco Polo, The

by Russell Freedman and Bagram Ibatoulline
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2006
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