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The Mayflower / Kate Messner ; illustrated by Dylan Meconis.

Messner, Kate,(author.).
Meconis, Dylan,(illustrator.). Coombs, Linda,(consultant.).

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  • 60 of 68 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Shoals Public Library.
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Shoals PL - Shoals.

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1 current hold with 68 total copies.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593120316
  • ISBN: 0593120310
  • ISBN: 9780593120323
  • ISBN: 0593120329
  • Physical Description: 200 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"With special thanks to Linda Coombs, an educator and historian from the Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe, who served as a consultant for this book" -- Title page.
Includes excerpt from Women's Right to Vote.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-192) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Who were the pilgrims, anyway? -- Voyage on the Mayflower (but not the Speedwell) -- Journey across the sea -- Welcome to Plymouth Rock! (or maybe not...) -- People of the first light -- Long winter at Plymouth -- The Pilgrims and the Wampanoag People -- The myth of the first Thanksgiving -- From the Mayflower to the Seaflower.
Summary, etc.:
"Myths about the Mayflower and the Pilgrim's arrival in modern-day America debunked."-- Provided by publisher.
Challenging popular misconceptions about the actual events behind major historical periods, a fact-first chronicle of the Mayflower voyage and founding of the Plymouth Rock colony reveals how the Pilgrims nearly settled elsewhere, almost had a second ship and only met the Wampanoag months after arriving. - Publisher's description.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12 Random House Children's Books.
1030L Lexile.
1030L Lexile
Awards Note:
Nominee: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2022-2023: Intermediate grades (3-5)
Subject: Mayflower (Ship) > Juvenile literature.
Massachusetts > History > New Plymouth, 1620-1691 > Juvenile literature.
Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony) > Juvenile literature.
Mayflower (Ship)
Massachusetts > History > New Plymouth, 1620-1691.
Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony)
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Holidays & Celebrations / Thanksgiving.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Exploration & Discovery.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.
Illustrated works.

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