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Butterfly Counting
Butterfly Counting
Written by Jerry Pallotta, Illustrated by Shenne Bersani
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570914140
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Butterfly Counting

Written by Jerry Pallotta
Illustrated by Shenne Bersani


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $17.95

Count from one to twenty-six and learn about the many different kids of butterflies in the world. Gorgeous art by Shennen Bersani brings these beautiful insects to life, and Jerry Pallotta's signature humor and amazing facts make this a great read for all ages. Read more >
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Butterfly Counting
Butterfly Counting
Written by Jerry Pallotta, Illustrated by Shenne Bersani
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570914157
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Butterfly Counting

Written by Jerry Pallotta
Illustrated by Shenne Bersani


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $7.95

Count from one to twenty-six and learn about the many different kids of butterflies in the world. Gorgeous art by Shennen Bersani brings these beautiful insects to life, and Jerry Pallotta's signature humor and amazing facts make this a great read for all ages. Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
Written by Carrie Gleason
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318917
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National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
All the Facts, Photos, and Fun to Make You Buzz
Written by Carrie Gleason


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $12.99

They're creepy and crawly and all over Earth. They're in the sky and in the soil. Insects are everywhere! With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about insects. Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
Written by Carrie Gleason
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426318924
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National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
All the Facts, Photos, and Fun to Make You Buzz
Written by Carrie Gleason


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $25.90

They're creepy and crawly and all over Earth. They're in the sky and in the soil. Insects are everywhere! With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about insects.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Flight of the Honey Bee
Flight of the Honey Bee
Written by Raymond Huber, Illustrated by Brian Lovelock
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763676483
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Flight of the Honey Bee

Written by Raymond Huber
Illustrated by Brian Lovelock


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $6.99

Follow the flight of a honey bee as she searches for nectar to sustain her hive and, along the way, pollinates flowers to produce seeds and fruits.

A tiny honey bee emerges from the hive for the first time. Using sunlight, landmarks, and scents to remember the path, she goes in search... Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids Look and Learn: Bugs
National Geographic Little Kids Look and Learn: Bugs
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781426318764
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National Geographic Little Kids Look and Learn: Bugs

Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Board, 24 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $6.99

Why do fireflies light up?  How many bugs can you find in your garden?  With fun photos and lively, approachable design, this next book in the Look & Learn series introduces preschoolers to the world of insects, including favorites such as ladybugs, fireflies, and butterflies. Read more >
The Spider
The Spider
Written by Elise Gravel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770496644
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The Spider

Written by Elise Gravel


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $10.99

Part of a series of hilarious nonfiction about disgusting creatures, this book looks at the spider. It covers such topics as the spider's habitats (pretty much everywhere but outer space), the silk it spins (it can trap prey and makes a nifty bowtie), and its parenting practice (female spiders carry around... Read more >
The Little Butterfly
The Little Butterfly
Written by Sherry Shahan, Illustrated by Sherry Shahan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385371896
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The Little Butterfly

Written by Sherry Shahan
Illustrated by Sherry Shahan


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $3.99

A Step 2 Step into Reading Science Reader about the life cycle of a butterfly! Full-color photographs give emergent readers an up-close look at each stage of the insect’s life. Originally a read-aloud storybook, The Little Butterfly is now available as an “I can read it myself!” early reader.
 
Step... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
The Little Butterfly
The Little Butterfly
Written by Sherry Shahan, Illustrated by Sherry Shahan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375981784
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The Little Butterfly

Written by Sherry Shahan
Illustrated by Sherry Shahan


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $3.99

From tiny caterpillar to beautiful butterfly, the life cycle of the monarch unfolds in this fascinating and educational Pictureback. The engaging text and realistic photographs follow a little monarch caterpillar as it progresses from the larva stage, through the chrysalis and then becomes a butterfly It then lays eggs that hatch... Read more >
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The Little Butterfly
The Little Butterfly
Written by Sherry Shahan, Illustrated by Sherry Shahan
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375971891
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The Little Butterfly

Written by Sherry Shahan
Illustrated by Sherry Shahan


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $12.99

From tiny caterpillar to beautiful butterfly, the life cycle of the monarch unfolds in this fascinating and educational Pictureback. The engaging text and realistic photographs follow a little monarch caterpillar as it progresses from the larva stage, through the chrysalis and then becomes a butterfly It then lays eggs that hatch... Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs
Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426317231
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs

Written by Catherine D. Hughes


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $14.99

The experts at National Geographic present a delightful reference that introduces young children to bugs of all kinds: big and small, jumping and crawling, colorful and creepy. This charming book explores backyard favorites, such as ladybugs and lightning bugs, and introduces kids to more exotic species that inhabit rain forests and... Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs
Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317248
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs

Written by Catherine D. Hughes


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $23.90

The experts at National Geographic present a delightful reference that introduces young children to bugs of all kinds: big and small, jumping and crawling, colorful and creepy. This charming book explores backyard favorites, such as ladybugs and lightning bugs, and introduces kids to more exotic species that inhabit rain forests and... Read more >
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Monster Bugs
Monster Bugs
Written by Lucille Recht Penner, Illustrated by Pamela Johnson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553512557
Our Price: $3.99
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Monster Bugs

Written by Lucille Recht Penner
Illustrated by Pamela Johnson


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2014
Price: $3.99

Best-selling simplifier of science Lucille Recht Penner unearths the truth about the water bug which sucks its victims' blood like a vampire, the assassin bug which turns its prey to mush with a special poison, and other barbaric bugs.  This vividly illustrated collection of sensational but true bug facts is sure to... Read more >
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Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle
Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle
Written by Cheryl Bardoe, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580895545
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Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle

Written by Cheryl Bardoe
Illustrated by Alan Marks


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $16.95

Simple science text and dramatic illustrations give a close-up view of the fascinating world of the dung beetle. When an animal lightens its load, dung beetles race to the scene. They battle over, devour, hoard, and lay their eggs in the precious poop. Dung is food, drink, and fuel for new... Read more >
The Fly
The Fly
Written by Elise Gravel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770496361
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The Fly

Written by Elise Gravel


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $10.99

The first in a series of humorous books about disgusting creatures, The Fly is a look at the common housefly. It covers such topics as the hair on the fly's body (requires a lot of shaving), its ability to walk on the ceiling (it's pretty cool, but it's hard to play... Read more >
Night Lights (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Night Lights (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385371162
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Night Lights (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu


Format: Trade Paperback, 16 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $4.99

Learn why fireflies flash their lights in this glow-in-the-dark book based on the hit PBS Kids show The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Sally and Nick are making shadow shapes when the batteries in their flashlight conk out. Luckily, the Cat knows where they can get some... Read more >
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Night Lights (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Night Lights (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375981715
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Night Lights (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu


Format: eBook, 16 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $4.99

Learn why fireflies flash their lights in this glow-in-the-dark book based on the hit PBS Kids show The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Sally and Nick are making shadow shapes when the batteries in their flashlight conk out. Luckily, the Cat knows where they can get some... Read more >
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Ultimate Bugopedia
Ultimate Bugopedia
Written by Darlyne Murawski and Nancy Honovich
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426313769
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Ultimate Bugopedia
The Most Complete Bug Reference Ever
Written by Darlyne Murawski and Nancy Honovich


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $24.95

Welcome to the hidden world of the most popular bugs on Earth. Opening the beautiful and accessible pages of this book is like turning over a series of stones under which you'll find a fascinating array of the world's coolest creepy-crawlies. 

This fully photographic book profiles bugs, beetles, wasps, bees, ants, caterpillars... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Ultimate Bugopedia
Ultimate Bugopedia
Written by Darlyne Murawski and Nancy Honovich
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426313776
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Ultimate Bugopedia
The Most Complete Bug Reference Ever
Written by Darlyne Murawski and Nancy Honovich


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 272 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $34.90

Welcome to the hidden world of the most popular bugs on Earth. Opening the beautiful and accessible pages of this book is like turning over a series of stones under which you'll find a fascinating array of the world's coolest creepy-crawlies. 

This fully photographic book profiles bugs, beetles, wasps, bees, ants, caterpillars... Read more >
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Bugs
Bugs
Written by George McGavin, Illustrated by Jim Kay
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763667627
Our Price: $19.99
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Bugs
A Stunning Pop-up Look at Insects, Spiders, and Other Creepy-Crawlies
Written by George McGavin
Illustrated by Jim Kay


Format: Hardcover, 12 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $19.99

A fascinating pop-up journey into the hidden world of insects, spiders, and other creepy-crawlies.

Larger-than-life bugs spring from the pages, peek out from behind flaps, and hide under tabs, inviting young entomologists to marvel at the mind-boggling variety of arthropod life. What reader can resist a chance to look inside a cockroach’s... Read more >
Flight of the Honey Bee
Flight of the Honey Bee
Written by Raymond Huber, Illustrated by Brian Lovelock
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763667603
Our Price: $16.99
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Flight of the Honey Bee

Written by Raymond Huber
Illustrated by Brian Lovelock


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.99

Follow the flight of a honey bee as she searches for nectar to sustain her hive and, along the way, pollinates flowers to produce seeds and fruits.

A tiny honey bee emerges from the hive for the first time. Using sunlight, landmarks, and scents to remember the path, she goes in search... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Deadly!
Deadly!
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Neal Layton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763662318
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Deadly!
The Truth About the Most Dangerous Creatures on Earth
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Neal Layton


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $14.99

Lions and scorpions and lethal little jellyfish, oh my! Kids will sink their teeth into this fascinating look at nature’s fiercest creatures.

Sometimes nature can be nasty: snakes that spit poison, insects with exploding bottoms, and tigers that have you for dinner. Throughout the animal kingdom, creatures are equipped with lethal weapons... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Creepy Crawly Collection
National Geographic Readers: Creepy Crawly Collection
Written by National Geographic
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426311970
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National Geographic Readers: Creepy Crawly Collection

Written by National Geographic


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $7.99

Frogs, snakes, ants, and bats! Oh my! They come in different sizes, different colors, and have different ways of thriving where they live. But thrive they do, and sometimes with the most amazing adaptations. These four creepy crawlies, their homes, and their most interesting aspects are the topic of this book... Read more >
Show me the Honey (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Show me the Honey (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Christopher Moroney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780449812709
Our Price: $3.99
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Show me the Honey (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $3.99

Where does honey come from? The Cat in the Hat knows that! It comes from bees, and what better way to learn about honey making than to visit inside a hive and see firsthand how it’s done? In this rhymed easy reader based on an episode from the hit PBS Kids... Read more >
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Step Gently Out
Step Gently Out
Written by Helen Frost, Photographed by Rick Lieder
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763656010
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Step Gently Out

Written by Helen Frost
Photographed by Rick Lieder


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $15.99

Stunning close-up photography and a lyrical text implore children to look more closely at the world around them.

Be still, and watch a single blade of grass.
An ant climbs up to look around.
A honeybee flies past.


What would happen if you walked very, very quietly and looked ever so carefully at the natural... Read more >
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