The Breathtaking Mystery on Mt. Everest by Carole Marsh
The Top of the World (Around the World in 80 Mysteries)

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Join Grant and Christina on a journey to the top of the world - Mount Everest! Along with their two Sherpa friends, they try to help Uncle Mike and his friend reach the summit. But someone else is trying to make sure they don't! Can they make it past scary statues, mysterious monks, rickety bridges, and a deadly avalanche? Can the handle the b-b-breathtaking c-c-cold? Will a not-so-yackety yak lend a hand (or a hoof)? Oh no! Is that the Abominable Snowman roaring in the distance? Let's start climbing - do you have the courage to come along? Read this mystery - it will take your breath away!

Here are some of the integral places in this mystery:Tribhuvan International Airport, Nepal - Mt. Everest/Sagarmatha/Chomolungma - Everest View Hotel - Tengboche Monastery - Base Camp on the moraine - Khumbu Glacier - Khumbu Icefall - Himalayan Mountains.

Here are some of the integral educational items in this mystery:
Sherpas - History
Traditions and Foods - Sherpa Tea with Salt and Yak Butter - Tsampa - Breakfast food - Shakpa - Thick Potato Soup - Heating with Yak Dung - Prayer Flags - Angees and chubas - Traditional dress - Legend: -Abode of the Gods -Yeti (or The Abominable Snowman) - Modern Technology incorporated into the Sherpa lifestyle
Yaks
Mani Stones
Climbing Gear - Crampons - Compass - Oxygen Tanks - Climbing Harness - GPS -Satellite Phones - Snow glasses - Ice Axes
Nepal - Size - Geography - History - Economy - Rupees
Religions - Hindu - Buddhism -
Architecture - Swayambhunath or The Monkey Temple - Music and Art - Sarangi - musical instrument played frequently in Nepal - Kalbhairav - A statue to whom people make promises.

Each mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that keep kids begging for more! Each mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, built-in book club and activities. Each Carole Marsh Mystery also has an Accelerated Reader reading levels, points and quiz numbers, a Lexile Level, a Fountas & Pinnell guided reading level and a Developmental Reading Assessment.
 

About Carole Marsh

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Award winning writer, Carole Marsh is the founder of Gallopade International, Inc., a publishing company she founded in 1979. She has written over 10,000 titles both fiction and non-fiction which are used by teachers and other educators. Subjects of her works range from biographies to history, geography, social issues and current events. Her awards include Communicator of the Year (1979) and a Teachers' Choice Award in 2002.
 
Published January 1, 2011 by Gallopade International. 146 pages
Genres: Travel, Children's Books.
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