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Heroes of the Surf by Elisa Carbone and illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Kindle | Hardcover

When a large steamship ran aground off the coast of New Jersey in 1882, the surf men, true “heroes of the surf,” come to rescue them.

Reading age : 4 – 8 years
Publisher : Viking Books for Young Readers (May 10, 2012)
ISBN-10 : 0670063126
ISBN-13 : 978-0670063123


Fossil Hunter: and the Lizard of the Dragon of Antiquity by Michael Dooling


The true story of fossil hunter William Foulke who proved that dinosaurs once existed by unearthing the first almost complete dinosaur skeleton, in New Jersey in 1858.

  • Publisher : Michael Dooling (October 1, 2015)
  • Paperback : 34 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0990613542
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0990613541

G is for Garden State: A New Jersey Alphabet by Eileen Cameron and illustrated by Doris Ettlinger

Kindle | Hardcover

Part of the Discover America State by State alphabet series, this title explores the places, people, and landmarks that make New Jersey a fascinating place to live in and to visit.

  • Reading age : 6 – 9 years
  • Publisher : Sleeping Bear Press; First Edition (May 26, 2004)
  • ISBN-10 : 1585361526
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1585361526

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