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Time Titles for Children

Easy Books

Bats Around The Clock
Kathi Appelt
Click Dart hosts a special twelve-hour program of American Batstand where the bats rock and roll until the midnight hour ends.

What Time Is It?: A Book Of Math Riddles
Sheila Keenan
Rhyming questions and answers and illustrations combine to demonstrate how to tell time.

Somewhere In The World Right Now
Stacey Schuett
Describes what is happening in different places around the world at a particular time

Nonfiction for Older Children

The World In One Day
Russell Ash
j031.02 fA819 1997
Provides statistics on what happens to the world in a single day.

Turn of the Century
Ellen Jackson
j305.230941 fJ12 1998

The Duke and the Peasant: Life In The Middle Ages: The Calendar Pictures In The Duc de Berry's Tres Riches Heures
Wendy Beckett
j745.670944 T796Zb 1997

All in a Day
Mitsumasa Anno
Ten internationally known artists reveal a day in the lives of children in eight different countries, emphasizing their commonality by focusing upon their similarities and differences.

It's About Time!: Poems
Florence Heide
j811.54 qH465j 1999

The Incredible Journey To The Beginning Of Time
Nicholas Harris
j900 fH315 1998

The Story Of Clocks And Calendars: Marking A Millennium
Betsy Maestro
j909.83 qM186 1999

Fiction for Older Children

King Of Shadows
Susan Cooper
While in London as part of an all-male acting company preparing to perform at the newly recreated Globe Theatre, Nat Field is transported back to 1599 where he is performing in the original theatre under the direction of William Shakespeare

Max And Me And The Time Machine
Gery Greer
Steve buys a time machine at a yard sale and travels with his friend Max to the year 1250, where they find themselves in the middle of a jousting match.

Babe And Me
Dan Gutman
With the help of a vintage baseball card, Joe and his father travel back in time to the 1932 World Series to see if Babe Ruth really did call his shot when he hit a homerun in the third game against the Chicago Cubs.

Time Warp Trio series
Jon Scieszka
Joe, Fred, and Sam embark on a series of hilarious adventures when the magic book Joe received as a birthday present from his uncle enables them to travel through time to such places as King Arthur's Court, the Wild West, and ancient Rome.

Window of Time
Karen Weinberg
Miranda moves with her family into a new house in which a mysterious dollhouse allows her to see into the past, where she discovers her new home exerts an evil influence on the women of each generation, including her own mother.