Books published by Capstone

Totem Poles

Capstone | March 1, 2015 | 24 pages
Describes and illustrates totem poles.  More Info

Batman Science

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 144 pages
"Explores the real-world science and engineering connections to the features of Batman's Batsuit, Utility Belt, road vehicles, and aircraft"--  More Info

Lost Little Penguin

Capstone Press(MN) | January 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Plip the penguin ventures out into the snowy storm to search for his missing toy.  More Info

Eddie and Dog

Capstone Press | January 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Eddie longs for a friend who likes adventure and finds the perfect match in Dog.  More Info

Cat and the Beanstalk

Capstone Classroom | January 1, 2014 | 24 pages
In this retelling of the classic fairy tale, a kitten called Cat climbs to the top of an enormous beanstalk where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant dog and make his and his mother's fortune. Includes a note on the history of the tale.  More Info

Ratpunzel

Capstone Classroom | January 1, 2014 | 24 pages
A simplified version of the familiar fairy tale featuring a cat who imprisons a beautiful young rat in a tower, where she secretly meets a handsome prince. Includes a note on the history of the tale.  More Info

Rumplesnakeskin

Capstone Classroom | January 1, 2014 | 24 pages
A simplified version of the familiar fairy tale featuring a cobra snake who helps a young squirrel turn acorns into gold for the king on the condition that she will give him her first baby squirrel. Includes a note on the history of the tale.  More Info

Little Monkey Calms Down

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 20 pages
Little Monkey feels sad, mad and angry all at once--he needs to learn how to calm down.  More Info

Jellaby

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 151 pages
Portia is bright beyond her years, which makes it difficult to make friends in her new school, and her single mother is preoccupied, so when Portia sneaks into the woods after midnight and discovers a shy and sweet purple monster, she is delighted by hernew friend--but Jellaby has secrets of his... More Info

Sleeping Badger

Capstone Classroom | January 1, 2014 | 24 pages
In this simple retelling of "Sleeping Beauty," a badger princess is stung by a wicked wasp and falls asleep for one hundred years before being woken up by a kiss from a handsome prince. Includes a note on the history of the tale.  More Info

Northwood

Capstone | November 1, 2013 | 271 pages
Cecilia Undergarment is a remarkable girl who can understand what animals are saying--but her plan to rescue a sad and neglected dog lands her in the dark, enchanted forest of Northwood, where the ferocious black lions roam and the mystery of Castle Storm awaits.  More Info

The Emperor Penguin's New Clothes

Capstone Classroom | January 1, 2014 | 24 pages
Penguins populate this simple retelling of the classic fairy tale about two scoundrels who fool a vain emperor and most of his subjects into thinking that they are creating a magical cloth. Includes a note on the history of the tale.  More Info

The Legend of Black Bart

Capstone Press(MN) | January 1, 2014 | 150 pages
The ghost of the famous Black Bart, the fiercest pirate that ever existed, is terrifying Pembrose's inhabitants. Is it true that he had been so mean in his life that his spirit will not find peace until he performs a good deed? Minerva and her friends must find out.  More Info

Merlin's Island

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 154 pages
An overpowering archaeologist visits Pebrose to see Merlin's cave. Is it possible that this is the famous sorcerer's cave or is it just a legend to attract tourists? Minerva and her friends will solve the mystery!  More Info

The Dark Lady

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 239 pages
While on summer vacation at the seaside, twelve-year-old Irene Adler meets the young Sherlock Holmes, and his friend Arsáene Lupin--and when a dead body floats ashore the three young friends set out to solve the mystery.  More Info

Suitcase of Stars

Capstone | November 1, 2013 | 236 pages
Finley McPhee is an ordinary thirteen-year-old living outside a small town in northern Scotland--until he meets Aiby Lily and is caught up in the deadly, centuries-old fight for ownership of the Enchanted Emporium, where genuinely magical items are safely stored.  More Info

The Order of the Owls

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 154 pages
When a couple comes to Minerva's mansion, claiming to be her parents, she knows they are lying in hopes of gaining her home and land. She just has to prove it. Luckily, her new friends are there to help her.  More Info

Monster Knows Excuse Me

Capstone Press | January 1, 2014 | 20 pages
"Fun text and illustrations teach the basic concept of using manners and saying, "Excuse me"--  More Info

Little Elephant Listens

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 20 pages
Little Elephant uses his big ears to listen to his parents.  More Info

Little Tiger Picks Up

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 20 pages
After playtime, Little Tiger has to pick up all his toys.  More Info

Little Lion Shares

Capstone | January 1, 2014 | 20 pages
Little Lion likes to play, but he has to learn how to share.  More Info

Antonio Gramsci Prison Notebooks

Capstone | May 15, 2007 | 675 pages
This is the second volume of the only complete critical edition of these seminal writings in English, based on the authoritative Italian edition, "Quaderni del carcere," prepared by Valentino Gerratana. This volume encompasses notebooks 3, 4, and 5.  More Info

Pimp My Site

Capstone | February 7, 2012 | 274 pages
A complete course in do-it-yourself digital marketing in 14 bite-sized lessons The global recession has sent tens of millions scrambling for alternative employment opportunities, and a great many of them have taken the leap into becoming their own bosses. As a result there is a crying need among... More Info

Mouse Says "Sorry"

Capstone | January 1, 2012 | 20 pages
As mouse rushes home to dinner, he apologizes for tracking mud everywhere he goes. On board pages.  More Info

Keeping Water Clean

Capstone Press | January 1, 2006 | 24 pages
Text and photographs describe water pollution, how it spreads, and its effects.  More Info

Bear Says "Thank You"

Capstone | January 1, 2012 | 18 pages
Bear remembers to use his manners and say "thank you" as he makes a special card for his mother. On board pages.  More Info

Penguin Says "Please"

Capstone | January 1, 2012 | 20 pages
Penguin learns to use good manners when asking for something. On board pages.  More Info

Hippo Says "Excuse Me"

Capstone | January 1, 2012 | 20 pages
Hippo demonstrates his good manners as he makes his way in crowded situations. On board pages.  More Info

Baseball

Capstone Press | August 1, 2011 | 48 pages
Presents the mathematical concepts involved with the sport of baseball.  More Info

It's Subtraction!

Capstone Press | August 1, 2011 | 24 pages
"Simple rhyming text and color photographs describe subtraction"--Provided by publisher.  More Info