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Explore My World Frogs
Explore My World Frogs
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426316975
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Explore My World Frogs

Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $4.99

The engaging Explore My World picture books invite kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud. In Explore My World Frogs, curious kids learn about the fascinating world of frogs, especially... Read more >
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Explore My World Frogs
Explore My World Frogs
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426316982
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Explore My World Frogs

Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $12.90

The engaging Explore My World picture books invite kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud. In Explore My World Frogs, curious kids learn about the fascinating world of frogs, especially... Read more >
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S-S-snakes!
S-S-snakes!
Written by Lucille Recht Penner, Illustrated by Peter Barrett
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385374514
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S-S-snakes!

Written by Lucille Recht Penner
Illustrated by Peter Barrett


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $3.99

Illus. in full color. A scintillating survey of sensational serpents, from blood-spewing West Indian boas to "flying" golden tree snakes.   Read more >
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Python
Python
Written by Christopher Cheng, Illustrated by Mark Jackson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763663964
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Python

Written by Christopher Cheng
Illustrated by Mark Jackson


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $15.99

Follow the deadly python as she slithers in search of a meal in this riveting nature story that is not for the faint of heart.

Python stirs and slithers out from her shelter, smelling the air with her forked tongue. It’s time to molt her dull scales and reveal the glistening snake... Read more >
Thump!/The Lost Egg (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Thump!/The Lost Egg (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375981517
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Thump!/The Lost Egg (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $4.99

Fans of PBS Kids' The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! are in for a spring-themed (and Easter basket-ready) treat! In Thump! (the first of two stories in this Deluxe "2 in 1" Book), the Cat and Co. learn how rabbits communicate warnings to each other by thumping... Read more >
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Thump!/The Lost Egg (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Thump!/The Lost Egg (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307980632
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Thump!/The Lost Egg (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $4.99

Fans of PBS Kids' The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! are in for a spring-themed (and Easter basket-ready) treat! In Thump! (the first of two stories in this Deluxe "2 in 1" Book), the Cat and Co. learn how rabbits communicate warnings to each other by thumping... 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 >
National Geographic Readers: Lizards
National Geographic Readers: Lizards
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426309229
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National Geographic Readers: Lizards

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $3.99

From geckos to iguanas, kimodo dragons to chameleons, lizards are about the most awesome animal around! They inhabit every continent except Antarctica. Some are lethal. Some change color. Some have suction cups on their feet. There is enough fascinating information about these animals to fill an entire library of readers! But... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Lizards
National Geographic Readers: Lizards
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426309236
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National Geographic Readers: Lizards

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $13.90

From geckos to iguanas, kimodo dragons to chameleons, lizards are about the most awesome animal around! They inhabit every continent except Antarctica. Some are lethal. Some change color. Some have suction cups on their feet. There is enough fascinating information about these animals to fill an entire library of readers! But... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975539
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #45: A Crazy Day with Cobras
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2012
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #45: A Crazy Day with Cobras, they had lots of questions. Can snakes really be charmed? What reptile has the deadliest venom? What do Komodo dragons eat? How do you tell alligators... Read more >
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Sneed B. Collard III's Most Fun Book Ever About Lizards
Sneed B. Collard III's Most Fun Book Ever About Lizards
Written by Sneed B. Collard III
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893251
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Sneed B. Collard III's Most Fun Book Ever About Lizards

Written by Sneed B. Collard III


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Lizards are cool. Literally. They are ectotherms, which means they can’t make their own heat. That’s why you see many types of lizards basking in the sun, seemingly doing nothing at all. That’s the life. But make no mistake, lizards have very busy lives—looking for food and avoiding being food. Popular... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975515
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2012
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter, they had lots of questions. What are leprechauns? How do we know many of the old Irish stories? How do fairies spend their time? Who speaks the Irish language?... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375960116
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #45: A Crazy Day with Cobras
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $12.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #45: A Crazy Day with Cobras, they had lots of questions. Can snakes really be charmed? What reptile has the deadliest venom? What do Komodo dragons eat? How do you tell alligators... Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375860119
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #23: Snakes and Other Reptiles
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #45: A Crazy Day with Cobras
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #45: A Crazy Day with Cobras, they had lots of questions. Can snakes really be charmed? What reptile has the deadliest venom? What do Komodo dragons eat? How do you tell alligators... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Face to Face with Frogs
Face to Face with Frogs
Written by Mark Moffett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306266
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Face to Face with Frogs

Written by Mark Moffett


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $6.95

You’re two inches away from a poison dart frog. You’re lying on the rain forest floor as she hops toward you, utterly fearless. This deadly terribilis frog has nothing to fear; your fear is that any accidental contact with your skin could mean death!

Let Mark Moffett give you the expert view... Read more >
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Hip-Pocket Papa
Hip-Pocket Papa
Written by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917080
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Hip-Pocket Papa

Written by Sandra Markle
Illustrated by Alan Marks


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $15.95

Little papa, big job

Sandra Markle and Alan Marks, creators of the Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor Award-winning A Mother's Journey, offer an up-close look at the miniature world of the hip-pocket frog.

The male Australian hip-pocket frog, no bigger than an adult human's thumbnail, cares for his children as they grow from tadpoles... Read more >
Turtle, Turtle, Watch Out!
Turtle, Turtle, Watch Out!
Written by April Pulley Sayre, Illustrated by Annie Patterson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891493
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Turtle, Turtle, Watch Out!

Written by April Pulley Sayre
Illustrated by Annie Patterson


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

Humans offer a helping hand.

Sea turtles face many dangers as they grow, eat, travel, and breed. In this dramatization of one female turtle's challenges, acclaimed nature writer April Pulley Sayre highlights the role that humans have in helping this endangered species.

Previously published, this story has been re-illustrated by Annie Patterson. Information... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375860096
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter, they had lots of questions. What are leprechauns? How do we know many of the old Irish stories? How do fairies spend their time? Who speaks the Irish language?... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375960093
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $12.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter, they had lots of questions. What are leprechauns? How do we know many of the old Irish stories? How do fairies spend their time? Who speaks the Irish language?... Read more >
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When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
Written by Hannah Bonner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426305467
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When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
A Cartoon Prehistory of Life Long Before Dinosaurs
Written by Hannah Bonner


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $7.95

Take a fun, fact-filled trip back to Earth as it was 430 million years ago. Then, watch as continents drift and oceans take shape. Watch out (!) as fish get toothier, plants stretch skywards and bugs get bigger. Soon fish get feet and four-legged creatures stalk the planet. Here’s the story... Read more >
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Miles and Miles of Reptiles
Miles and Miles of Reptiles
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375928840
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Miles and Miles of Reptiles
All About Reptiles
Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $12.99

Leaping lizards—the Cat and Co. explore the world of reptiles!

The Cat in the Hat travels the globe—in his trusty crocodile car—to explore the world of reptiles: lizards, snakes, turtles, and crocodilians. Along the way, young readers learn the characteristics shared by most reptiles; basic information about each group; quirky, fun facts... Read more >
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Miles and Miles of Reptiles
Miles and Miles of Reptiles
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375828843
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Miles and Miles of Reptiles
All About Reptiles
Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $8.99

Leaping lizards—the Cat and Co. explore the world of reptiles!

The Cat in the Hat travels the globe—in his trusty crocodile car—to explore the world of reptiles: lizards, snakes, turtles, and crocodilians. Along the way, young readers learn the characteristics shared by most reptiles; basic information about each group; quirky, fun facts... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Snakes!
National Geographic Readers: Snakes!
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426304286
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National Geographic Readers: Snakes!

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $3.99

They’re SSSSLITHERY! SLIPPERY! They creep us out! But get to know them and you’ll find snakes private, quiet types who just want a cool, shady place to call home. From the tip of their forked tongues, to skin that sheds, to the rattles on certain tails, these creatures have secrets all... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Snakes!
National Geographic Readers: Snakes!
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304293
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National Geographic Readers: Snakes!

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $13.90

They’re SSSSLITHERY! SLIPPERY! They creep us out! But get to know them and you’ll find snakes private, quiet types who just want a cool, shady place to call home. From the tip of their forked tongues, to skin that sheds, to the rattles on certain tails, these creatures have secrets all... Read more >
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Growing Frogs with Audio, Peggable
Growing Frogs with Audio, Peggable
Written by Vivian French, Illustrated by Alison Bartlett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763641900
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Growing Frogs with Audio, Peggable
Read, Listen & Wonder
Written by Vivian French
Illustrated by Alison Bartlett


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $9.99

This vibrant new book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts

Evoking each stage of... Read more >
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