Little Miss HISTORY has packed three of her NYC adventures into one exciting book. Visit the STATUE of LIBERTY the symbol of hope and promise for the immigrants who passed it on their way to fulfilling their dreams as they awaited inspection on ELLIS ISLAND. Then journey up the Hudson River to the USS INTREPID to witness and explore hands on one ship's amazing history in WW II, the Vietnam War, the space age, and the war on terrorism. Hold on to your hats for a rollicking ride back into the nineteenth and twentieth centuries with Little Miss HISTORY!
"... Mrs. Mojica's enthralling account of the statue's construction and history includes fascinating details about its origins, its purpose and significance, its architects and designers, and the physical and financial effort its building necessitated. Mrs. Mojica seamlessly interweaves information about prominent historical figures that were involved in making Lady Liberty's part of the American story...."
"...We are living during an era where there's much talk about immigration, and immigration laws, so books like this one will usurp much diverse conversations. Adults can help children sort through puzzling questions using respectful discourse one to another..."
"...I'm delighted to see the Little Miss HISTORY collection keeps growing and highly recommend it to classrooms and libraries as a wonderful resource for telling America's story..."
Barbara Ann Mojica is a historian and retired educator. She writes historical articles for the Columbia Insider under the banner "Passages." Using the whimsical Little Miss History character, Barbara hopes to inspire children to learn about historical people and places. Little Miss History's antics make reading nonfiction a fun-filled adventure for all ages.
by JAnn Bowers
See a scribble or a full mural on the side of a building or subway and most people will turn their heads in disgust. Why? Because most have a misconception of what art is, the different types of art and its history. So the question here is how can one artist, one supporter or maybe… [Read More]
An Alabama native had a front row seat to some of the most unique moments in aviation and world history, and for the first time the adventures of William C. McDonald Jr. are captured in a new book, The Shadow Tiger. The story provides a unique first-hand account of events leading up to and during World War… [Read More]
An epic novel of historical adventure, travel, swords and alien vampires. In the 17th century, Alexander Corvina learns the art of the sword in Japan; then travels to Tibet and persuades his father Lucien Arkanon to rejoin the world of mankind. They share adventure and danger on the road as they travel toward the west… [Read More]
Ready for some fun? Now you can color some of my adventures from the seven books of the Little Miss HISTORY Travels to….nonfiction history series in this first of my coloring books. Learn words of wisdom captured from historical figures. Grab those crayons, pencils or markers and put your colors on these historical people and places.
Who was George Washington? Washington is best known as America’s first president, but he was also a military hero. If you asked George Washington what he really wanted to be, he would reply, “a farmer.” Seeking to revolutionize antiquated 18th century farming methods, Washington experimented with crop rotation, fertilizers, plowing and plants. The Mount Vernon… [Read More]