Stallion by Starlight

Stallion by Starlight

By Mary Pope Osborne; Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780307980403, 128pp.

Publication Date: March 26, 2013

If kids get hooked on Magic Tree House, they're hooked on reading This is one series that kids, teachers, librarians, and parents all agree on. A perfect blend of magic, adventure, history, science, danger, and cuteness the topics range from kid pleasers (pirates, the "Titanic," pandas) to curriculum perfect (rain forest, American Revolution, Abraham Lincoln) to seasonal shoe-ins (Halloween, Christmas, Thanksgiving). Magic Tree House #49 features Jack and Annie heading back to ancient Greece and an adventure with Alexander the Great when he was a child and his famous stallion: Bucephalus.

About the Author
Mary Pope Osborne is the author of the bestselling Magic Tree House series. She has also written many acclaimed retellings of myths, folktales, and works of historical fiction.

Murdocca has illustrated numerous picture books and chapter books.