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Natalie Pope Boyce

Biography

Natalie Pope Boyce

Like her sister, Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce grew up on Army posts all over the world. Boyce is the author of more than 50 acclaimed books for children. She has also worked as a children's librarian and as a teacher of English as a Second Language.

Natalie Pope Boyce

Books by Natalie Pope Boyce

Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce with illustrations by Carlo Molinari - Children's 9-12, Children's Nonfiction, History, Holocaust, Nonfiction

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE SUPER EDITION #1: World at War, 1944, they had lots of questions. How did World War II begin? Why were so many innocent people killed? What was D-Day? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie learn all about one of the darkest hours of history.

Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce with illustrations by Sal Murdocca - Children's, Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Nonfiction, Science

Jack and Annie have been all over the world in their adventures in the magic tree house. And they’ve learned lots of incredible facts along the way. Now they want to share them with you! Get ready for a collection of the coolest, weirdest, funniest, grossest, most all-around amazing facts Jack and Annie have ever encountered. With full-color photographs and fun comments from Jack and Annie, this is the essential fact book for all Magic Tree House fans.

Written by Natalie Pope Boyce and Mary Pope Osborne with illustrations by Carlo Molinari - Adventure, Animals , Children's 7-10, Nonfiction
Track the facts about dragons, unicorns, mermaids and more --- with Jack and Annie! When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House Super Edition #2: Night of the Nine Dragons, they had lots of questions. What do tales about dragons have in common? Are mermaids real? How do unicorns use their horns? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about their favorite creatures from myths and legends. And just what might some of those creature sightings really be?
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce with illustrations by Carlo Molinari - Animals , Children's 7-10

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #54, they had lots of questions. How do sled dogs race for so long? When was the first Iditarod? What are some other extreme sports? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about the Iditarod, open water swimming, the Ironman triathlon, free climbing, the X Games and other ways people test their limits.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #15: Viking Ships at Sunrise, they had lots of questions. Why did Vikings go on raids? Did they really wear horned helmets? What were Viking ships like? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about Vikings. 

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #53: Shadow of the Shark, they had lots of questions. How many teeth do sharks have? What is their favorite food? What are some other top predators? How do they keep life in balance? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about sharks and other predators.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #14: Day of the Dragon King, they had lots of questions. Who was the Dragon King? How did he build the Great Wall? What is Chinese New Year? What are some other Chinese traditions? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about Chinese history and culture. 

by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce, and Sal Murdocca - Children's Nonfiction

Jack and Annie have survived all kinds of dangers on their adventures in the magic tree house. Find out how you can survive lots of scary situations, including sharks, earthquakes, fires, shipwrecks and many more! Features a compass embedded in the front cover. With full-color photographs and illustrations, facts about real-life survival stories and tips from Jack and Annie, this is a must-have for all survivors of the bestselling Magic Tree House series.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #5: Night of the Ninjas, they had lots of questions. What did it mean to be a ninja or a samurai? Did they really have special abilities? What was life like for them in ancient Japan? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts behind some of history’s most intriguing and secretive figures.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #52: Soccer on Sunday, they had lots of questions. How did soccer get started? Who are some of its greatest players? What is the World Cup? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts behind one of the world's most popular sports.
by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #51, they had lots of questions. How did Florence Nightingale change nursing? Who helped women get the vote? What was Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, dream? How did Gandhi change the world? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts behind six amazing people who have changed history. Includes Florence Nightingale, Martin Luther King, Jr., Gandhi, Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony and John Muir. 

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #49: Stallion at Starlight, they had lots of questions. Why did people tame horses? What jobs do horses have today? Why was Alexander the Great's horse so famous? What are some other famous horses in history? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #48: A Perfect Time for Pandas they had lots of questions. What do pandas eat? Where do they live? Why are snow leopards so scarce? How can we help? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.
by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #47: Abe Lincoln at Last!, they had lots of questions. What was it like to grow up in a log cabin? How did Lincoln become president? What was his family like? Why did the US fight the Civil War? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. 

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #46: Dogs in the Dead of Night, they had lots of questions. How do St. Bernards help find avalanche survivors? Who are some of the most famous war dog heroes? What breeds make good service dogs? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #45: A Crazy Day with Cobras, they had lots of questions. Can snakes really be charmed? What reptile has the deadliest venom? What do Komodo dragons eat? How do you tell alligators and crocodiles apart? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #44: A Ghost Tale for Christmas Time, they had lots of questions. Why did Charles Dickens write A Christmas Carol? How did he help the poor? What jobs did poor Victorian kids have? How did rich kids spend their time? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter, they had lots of questions. What are leprechauns? How do we know many of the old Irish stories? How do fairies spend their time? Who speaks the Irish language? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #42: A Good Night for Ghosts, they had lots of questions. What are some of the most famous ghost stories? Why do people believe in ghosts? Do most cultures have ghost stories? What are ghost hunters? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #38: Monday with a Mad Genius, they had lots of questions. Why was Leonardo da Vinci interested in flight? What are some of his most famous painting? Did he really keep notebooks just like Jack? What do scientists today think of his ideas? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #40: Eve of the Emperor Penguin, they had lots of questions. What do penguins eat? Why do they huddle together in groups? Who won the race to the South Pole? What happens at a research station in Antarctica? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.

by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce - Children's 7-10, Children's Nonfiction, Education

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in MAGIC TREE HOUSE #1: Dinosaurs Before Dark, they had lots of questions. When did the dinosaurs live? What other animals lived at that time? Which dinosaur was biggest? How do we know about dinosaurs? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.