Stories in Take Action

Find out what happens when people take action in different parts of the world

  1. The Summer of the Swans
    The Summer of the Swans
    By Betsy Byars
    Illustrated by John Rowe
  2. Lost City: The Discovery of Machu Picchu
    Lost City: The Discovery of Machu Picchu
    By Ted Lewin
  3. Time For Kids: Gecko Glue, Cockroach Scouts, and Spider Silk Bridges
    Time For Kids: Gecko Glue, Cockroach Scouts, and Spider Silk Bridges
  4. The Magic Gourd
    The Magic Gourd
    By Baba Wagué Diakité
  5. Interrupted Journey
    Interrupted Journey
    By Kathryn Lasky
    Illustrated by Christopher G. Knight