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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
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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 >
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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
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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
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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 >
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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 >
The Story of Silk
The Story of Silk
Written by Richard Sobol, Illustrated by Richard Sobol
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763641658
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The Story of Silk
From Worm Spit to Woven Scarves
Written by Richard Sobol
Illustrated by Richard Sobol


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $17.99

What does worm spit have to do with the world’s most luxurious fabric? Travel to Thailand for a close-up look at wrigglers, weavers, and wearers of silk.

Join author and photographer Richard Sobol as he picks up his camera once more and travels to a small village in Thailand for an in-depth... Read more >
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
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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 >
Insect Detective
Insect Detective
Written by Steve Voake, Illustrated by Charlotte Voake
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763658168
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Insect Detective
Read and Wonder
Written by Steve Voake
Illustrated by Charlotte Voake


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $6.99

Young readers will definitely catch the bug when they see this enticing, fact-filled invitation to explore the world of insects.

A Junior Library Guild Selection

Right now, all around us, thousands of insects are doing strange and wonderful things: wasps are building nests, ants are collecting food, and dragonflies are readying for the... Read more >
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Yucky Worms
Yucky Worms
Written by Vivian French, Illustrated by Jessica Ahlberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763658175
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Yucky Worms
Read and Wonder
Written by Vivian French
Illustrated by Jessica Ahlberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $6.99

Here’s to nature’s recyclers! Kids will burrow right into this book about the industrious — and danger-filled — life of the delightfully yucky earthworm.

Who would want to be friends with a wiggly, slimy worm? You can’t even tell which end is which! But there’s more to these lowly creatures than meets... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426308512
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National Geographic Readers: Spiders

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $3.99

You don’t have to look far to see a spider’s web—in the corner of the window, on a fence, or in a bush—spiders make their homes everywhere. And there are so many kinds of spiders! Some red, some blue, yellow, and more…all fascinating. Amazing photography and easy-to-understand text makes Spiders a... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Spiders
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426308529
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National Geographic Readers: Spiders

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $13.90

You don’t have to look far to see a spider’s web—in the corner of the window, on a fence, or in a bush—spiders make their homes everywhere. And there are so many kinds of spiders! Some red, some blue, yellow, and more…all fascinating. Amazing photography and easy-to-understand text makes Spiders a hit in... Read more >
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Just the Right Size
Just the Right Size
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Neal Layton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653002
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Just the Right Size
Why Big Animals Are Big and Little Animals Are Little
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Neal Layton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $7.99

From a celebrated team comes a fascinating look at why we don’t have super powers (alas) — and why size matters, for creatures big and small.

Did you ever wonder why there are no high-fl ying, wall-climbing, tall-building-leaping superheroes in real life? Find out what keeps big animals (like us) from engaging... Read more >
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Silk and Venom
Silk and Venom
Written by Kathryn Lasky, Photographed by Christopher G. Knight
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763642228
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Silk and Venom
Searching for a Dangerous Spider
Written by Kathryn Lasky
Photographed by Christopher G. Knight


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $16.99

Join a researcher on a passionate hunt for poisonous spiders, captured in the engaging prose and stunning photos of a masterful team.

Love them, hate them — spiders are feared and misunderstood by many, but certainly not by biology professor and arachnologist Greta Binford. Eager and willing to share her knowledge, she... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426307393
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National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $3.99

The monarch butterfly, one of the most seemingly delicate of all of nature’s animals, proves to be one of the toughest in this reader. Making the yearly trip from the Northern United States and Canada to the Oyamel forest of Mexico is no easy task, and it takes five generations of... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307409
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National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $13.90

The monarch butterfly, one of the most seemingly delicate of all of nature’s animals, proves to be one of the toughest in this reader. Making the yearly trip from the Northern United States and Canada to the Oyamel forest of Mexico is no easy task, and it takes five generations of... Read more >
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What in the Wild?
What in the Wild?
Written by David Schwartz and Yael Schy, Photographed by Dwight Kuhn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582463100
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What in the Wild?

Written by David Schwartz and Yael Schy
Photographed by Dwight Kuhn


Format: Hardcover, 44 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $16.99

From the creative team that brought us Where in the Wild? and Where ELSE in the Wild? come 10 new mysteries of the natural world for readers to solve. Kid-pleasing riddles paired with mystifying images give clues to guess: What creature made that pile of twigs, mass of leaves, frothy spittle... Read more >
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