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That's Sneaky

(Available November 11, 2014)
That's Sneaky
Written by Crispin Boyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317835
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That's Sneaky
Stealthy Secrets and Devious Data That Will Test Your Lie Detector
Written by Crispin Boyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $12.99

Do you think spies are stupendous? Ninjas are neat? Mysteries are more than meet the private eye? Then you'll love That's Sneaky, the most surprising and suspenseful information that we’re legally permitted to print. Jam-packed into this top secret title is the most classified and downright dangerous information you’ll ever get your amateur detective hands on. Want... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
That's Sneaky

(Available November 11, 2014)
That's Sneaky
Written by Crispin Boyer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317842
Our Price: $21.95
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That's Sneaky
Stealthy Secrets and Devious Data That Will Test Your Lie Detector
Written by Crispin Boyer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $21.95

Do you think spies are stupendous? Ninjas are neat? Mysteries are more than meet the private eye? Then you'll love That's Sneaky, the most surprising and suspenseful information that we’re legally permitted to print. Jam-packed into this top secret title is the most classified and downright dangerous information you’ll ever get your amateur detective hands on. Want... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
My Weird But True Fact-a-Day Fun Journal
My Weird But True Fact-a-Day Fun Journal
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426317279
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My Weird But True Fact-a-Day Fun Journal

Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $12.99

Life's weird sometimes! Here's a chance for Weird But True fans to keep their own personal diary about the weird and wacky world around them. For inspiration, there's a Weird But True fact a day, plus a daily place for kids to report on all the WBT stuff they observe and... Read more >
National Geographic Kids Weird but True!: Ripped from the Headlines
National Geographic Kids Weird but True!: Ripped from the Headlines
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426315145
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National Geographic Kids Weird but True!: Ripped from the Headlines
Real-life Stories You Have to Read to Believe
Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $12.99

This just in! The most bizarre and surprising news stories you've ever read, and they're all true!

Glow-in-the-dark piglets, soccer-playing parrots, cicada-flavored ice cream, fashion-forward slugs!
Get ready to be amazed by weird and wacky headlines from across the globe! Weird But True! Ripped From the Headlines has all the things you’d expect from a regular news publication—world news, sports... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Weird but True!: Ripped from the Headlines
National Geographic Kids Weird but True!: Ripped from the Headlines
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426315152
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National Geographic Kids Weird but True!: Ripped from the Headlines
Real-life Stories You Have to Read to Believe
Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 176 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $21.90

Have you ever heard about about Boston's Great Molasses flood of 1919, in which 21 people drowned in molasses?  Or the armless archer who used his feet to set a world record? These are just a few of the bizarre stories from history and today that you'll find in this exciting... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Weird but True! 6
National Geographic Kids Weird but True! 6
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314902
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National Geographic Kids Weird but True! 6
300 Outrageous Facts
Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $7.99

This latest edition to the Weird But True series offers children 300 more of the wacky facts, illustrations, and photographs they love! This casual reference book is full of wild and entertaining, brain-bending facts accompanied by vibrant photography and illustrations. Kids will have a blast exploring this new book and will forget... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Weird but True! 6
National Geographic Kids Weird but True! 6
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314919
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National Geographic Kids Weird but True! 6
300 Outrageous Facts
Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 208 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $16.90

This latest edition to the Weird But True series offers children 300 more of the wacky facts, illustrations, and photographs they love! This casual reference book is full of wild and entertaining, brain-bending facts accompanied by vibrant photography and illustrations. Kids will have a blast exploring this new book and will forget... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
That's Creepy
That's Creepy
Written by Crispin Boyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426313660
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That's Creepy
Spine-Tingling Facts That Will Test Your Creep-out Factor
Written by Crispin Boyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $12.95

In a world where werewolves rule and vampires are just the boy or girl next door, kids love anything that will scare the pants off them. But how do you separate fact from fiction? Do haunted houses, spooky ghosts, and UFOs have a place in history, or is it all just... Read more >
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That's Creepy
That's Creepy
Written by Crispin Boyer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426313677
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That's Creepy
Spine-Tingling Facts That Will Test Your Creep-out Factor
Written by Crispin Boyer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 176 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $21.95

In a world where werewolves rule and vampires are just the boy or girl next door, kids love anything that will scare the pants off them. But how do you separate fact from fiction? Do haunted houses, spooky ghosts, and UFOs have a place in history, or is it all just... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
It's a Snap!
It's a Snap!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Bill Slavin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770495135
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It's a Snap!
George Eastman's First Photograph
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Bill Slavin


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $7.95

George Eastman had a new hobby: photography. The year was 1877, and photography was not as easy as you might think. It cost a lot and the equipment was bulky, but George was about to change all that. What he lacked in formal education, George more than made up for in...

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National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True 2
National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True 2
Written by National Geographic
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426313585
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National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True 2
1,000 Wild & Wacky Facts & Photos!
Written by National Geographic


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $19.95

The first edition of Ultimate Weird But True was an instant hit in Fall 2011. Now the second edition has even more zany fun! Ultimate Weird But True 2 has a fun cover with lots of sparkle, is packed with cool photos, and features the same dynamic design that made the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True 2
National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True 2
Written by National Geographic
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426313592
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National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True 2
1,000 Wild & Wacky Facts & Photos!
Written by National Geographic


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $28.90

The first edition of Ultimate Weird But True was an instant hit in Fall 2011. Now the second edition has even more zany fun! Ultimate Weird But True 2 has a fun cover with lots of sparkle, is packed with cool photos, and features the same dynamic design that made the first book such a... Read more >
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The Greatest Liar on Earth
The Greatest Liar on Earth
Written by Mark Greenwood, Illustrated by Frane Lessac
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763661557
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The Greatest Liar on Earth

Written by Mark Greenwood
Illustrated by Frane Lessac


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $16.99

Come hear the intriguing real-life tale of a man whose amazing adventure stories sounded too good to be true . . . or were they?

There is not a whisper when Louis de Rougemont steps onto the stage to recount his astonishing experiences on the sea and in lands far away. It... Read more >
National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True
National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True
Written by National Geographic
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426308956
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National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird But True
1,000 Wild & Wacky Facts and Photos
Written by National Geographic


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $28.90

Did you know that a great white shark can weigh as much as 15 gorillas, that you drink the same water as the dinosaurs did, or that there’s a car that drives underwater?
 
This supersized, hardcover addition to the blockbuster Weird But True series, Ultimate Weird But True is packed... Read more >
National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird but True
National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird but True
Written by National Geographic
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426308642
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National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird but True
1,000 Wild & Wacky Facts and Photos
Written by National Geographic


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $19.95

Did you know that a great white shark can weigh as much as 15 gorillas, that you drink the same water as the dinosaurs did, or that there’s a car that drives underwater?
 
This supersized, hardcover addition to the blockbuster Weird But True series, Ultimate Weird But True is packed... Read more >
Poop
Poop
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Neal Layton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763641283
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Poop
A Natural History of the Unmentionable
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Neal Layton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $7.99

A noted zoologist teams up with a playful illustrator to present a fun, fact-filled guide to the fascinating (if not fragrant) world of poop across species.

Hippos navigate by it, sloths keep in touch through it, dung beetles eat it . . . and most grownups would rather not to mention it... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Looking for Bigfoot
Looking for Bigfoot
Written by Bonnie Worth, Illustrated by Jim Nelson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375863318
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Looking for Bigfoot

Written by Bonnie Worth
Illustrated by Jim Nelson


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $3.99

Is Bigfoot (aka Sasquatch) a descendent of the extinct giant ape Gigantopithecus? Or is it a myth turned pop-culture phenom that we want to believe is real? In this objectively written graded reader, author Bonnie Worth examines the evidence for and against the existence of the alleged ape, including its role... Read more >
Sea Horse with Audio
Sea Horse with Audio
Written by Chris Butterworth, Illustrated by John Lawrence
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763646509
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Sea Horse with Audio
The Shyest Fish in the Sea: Read, Listen, & Wonder
Written by Chris Butterworth
Illustrated by John Lawrence


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $8.99

"Stunning pictures and engaging words. . . . An accomplished entrée
to early science topics." -- Booklist (starred review) (Ages 5-8)


Discover the secrets of a mysterious fish -- with its head like a horse, tail like a monkey, pouch like a kangaroo, chameleon color changes, and fascinating mating dance.
Back matter includes an... Read more >
Sea Horse with Audio, Peggable
Sea Horse with Audio, Peggable
Written by Chris Butterworth, Illustrated by John Lawrence
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763648688
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Sea Horse with Audio, Peggable
The Shyest Fish in the Sea: Read, Listen, & Wonder
Written by Chris Butterworth
Illustrated by John Lawrence


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $9.99

"Stunning pictures and engaging words. . . . An accomplished entrée
to early science topics." -- Booklist (starred review) (Ages 5-8)


Discover the secrets of a mysterious fish -- with its head like a horse, tail like a monkey, pouch like a kangaroo, chameleon color changes, and fascinating mating dance.
Back matter includes an... Read more >
It's a Snap!
It's a Snap!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Bill Slavin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887768811
Our Price: $17.95
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It's a Snap!
George Eastman's First Photo
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Bill Slavin


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $17.95

In 1877 in Rochester, New York, George Eastman couldn’t understand why picture-taking was so difficult. Having left school at fourteen to support his mother and two sisters, George decided to find out by making photography his hobby. He packed up glass plates, a plate holder, a tent, a heavy tripod, a... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Sea Horse
Sea Horse
Written by Chris Butterworth, Illustrated by John Lawrence
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763641405
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Sea Horse
Read and Wonder: The Shyest Fish in the Sea
Written by Chris Butterworth
Illustrated by John Lawrence


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $6.99

"Stunning pictures and engaging words. . . . An accomplished entrée
to early science topics." — Booklist (starred review)


Dive into the warm ocean and swim around amid the coral and waving sea grass. Do you see an eye like a small black bead peering out at you? Linger for a while and... Read more >
ZigZag: The Bones You Own
ZigZag: The Bones You Own
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304101
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ZigZag: The Bones You Own

Written by Becky Baines


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $16.95

Why does a baby have about 350 bones, but his mom just over 200? Why are my bones hidden—not like a skeleton’s? And why does Mom say milk is good for my bones? Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
ZigZag: The Bones You Own
ZigZag: The Bones You Own
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304118
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ZigZag: The Bones You Own

Written by Becky Baines


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $25.90

Why does a baby have about 350 bones, but his mom just over 200? Why are my bones hidden—not like a skeleton’s? And why does Mom say milk is good for my bones? Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
ZigZag: What's in That Egg?
ZigZag: What's in That Egg?
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304088
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ZigZag: What's in That Egg?

Written by Becky Baines


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $16.95

Eggs are awesome! But how come some birds’ eggs are HUGE while others’ are tiny? How do chicks come out of them? Imagine if humans were born from eggs! WOW! Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
ZigZag: What's in That Egg?
ZigZag: What's in That Egg?
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304095
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ZigZag: What's in That Egg?

Written by Becky Baines


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $25.90

Eggs are awesome! But how come some birds’ eggs are HUGE while others’ are tiny? How do chicks come out of them? Imagine if humans were born from eggs! WOW! Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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