From Robert M. Gates, former US Secretary of Defense and current President of the Boy Scouts of America, this book is a strikingly candid, vividly written account of his experience serving during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Learn More
Introducing a new adventure novel in the wildly popular "Mysteries in our National Parks" series from National Geographic - Escape from Fear: A Mystery in Virgin Islands National Park.
This series treats readers to the adventures of brother-sister sleuths Jack and Ashley Landon. Traveling with their mother, Olivia, a wildlife biologist, and their father, Steven, a nature photographer, they visit magnificent National Parks where they always seem to stumble upon a puzzle that only they can solve. These adventures will keep kids on the edge of their seats while they learn about our country’s natural heritage and the role we all have in understanding and protecting it for the future. Learn More
Filled with even more vivid and historic anecdotes, compelling profiles, and surprising facts, Michael S. Malone has brought to this expanded edition the insider experience of being an Eagle Scout himself, and the objectivity of a career journalist, to produce the best book ever about America’s Eagles and even about Boy Scouting itself. This is still one of the most complete histories of the Boy Scouts of America ever written and the first to focus on Eagle Scouts. Learn More
This book is a perfect companion for every proud U.S. citizen who seeks a better understanding of how the Boy Scouts of America — through its unique and influential partnership with 19 consecutive presidents of the United States — successfully shaped and developed over 115 million duty-driven and service-oriented young people during the past century.
The recipient of multiple honors from the 2014 USA Book News Best Book Awards, this book makes a great gift of recognition to a mature Scout or Scout Leader. Hard cover; 392 pages.