Little Miss HISTORY Travels to The Battleship IOWA by Barbara Ann Mojica.
WINNER OF A BRAG MEDALLION.
FINALIST BOOK OF THE YEAR JUVENILE, YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION.
Why was the USS Iowa such a powerful fighting force? What would it be like to live and work on “The Grey Ghost”? How did the ship’s weapons evolve throughout its history? What was FDR’s secret mission, and what near-miss almost changed the course of history? What other disaster took place on board, and who was the ship’s mascot? Join Little Miss HISTORY as she takes you aboard The Battleship USS IOWA for some answers.
Review by Carole P. Roman, award-winning children’s book author.
“Mojica knows kids and how to write to them. She introduces complex ideas and makes them palpable for young minds. This is a great way to introduce a child to the assorted players that helped shape this country.”
Review by READERS FAVORITE, 5 stars.
“If you like naval history, this book is for you.”… “The photographic tour of the ship allows young readers to imagine what life was like aboard the Iowa. Even adults who enjoy history will enjoy this book as they read it with their children.”
From The Author: “If you don’t know your history, you don’t know what you’re talking about.”
From The Back Cover: Why was the USS Iowa such a powerful fighting force? What would it be like to live and work on “The Grey Ghost”? How did the ship’s weapons evolve throughout its history? What was FDR’s secret mission, and what near-miss almost changed the course of history? What other disaster took place on board? Who was the ship’s mascot?
Hardcover: 46 Pages
Publisher: Eugenus Studios, LLC (May 30, 2021)
Victor Ramon Mojica (Illustrator)
Reading Age: 6-12 Years
The Adventures of Little Miss HISTORY
Juvenile Nonfiction for Elementary and Middle Grade (K-6)
About Barbara Ann Mojica: Barbara Ann Mojica, M.A. S.A.S., S.D.A is a historian and retired educator. Her education career spans more than forty years serving as a teacher, special educator, principal, and school district administrator. Barbara writes monthly historical articles for the Columbia Insider under the banner “Passages.” Using the whimsical Little Miss History character to narrate her book series, Barbara hopes to educate, entertain and inspire children to learn about historical people and places. Little Miss History’s antics make reading nonfiction a fun-filled adventure for all ages. She firmly believes, “If you don’t know your history, you don’t know what you’re talking about.”
The Little Miss HISTORY book series has garnered more than two dozen awards including B.R.A.G. Medallions, International Book Excellence Awards, International Readers’ Favorite Awards, Eric Hoffer, and Independent Author Network Awards.
- Volume 1 Mount Rushmore.
- Volume 2 The Statue of Liberty.
- Volume 3 Sequoia National Park.
- Volume 4 Ford’s Theater.
- Volume 5 Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
- Volume 6 Ellis Island.
- Volume 7 Mount Vernon.
- Volume 8 La Brea Tar Pits & Museum.
- Volume 9 The North Pole.
- Volume 10 Hyde Park, Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum.
- Volume 11 Tombstone Arizona.
- Volume 12 Independence Hall & The Museum of The American Revolution.
- Volume 13 Little Miss HISTORY Travels to The Battleship IOWA.
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Book Trailer 1: Features First 8 Books.
Trilogy Book and Coloring Book.
Book Trailer 2: Features Books 9, 10 and 11.
Book 12: Video Focusing on Constitution Day.
Independence Hall and Museum of The American Revolution
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