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Little Pear Tree
Little Pear Tree
Written by Rachel Williams, Illustrated by Jenny Bowers
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780763671266
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Little Pear Tree

Written by Rachel Williams
Illustrated by Jenny Bowers


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.99

Watch as a tiny seed grows through the seasons into a fine pear tree in this beautifully presented first book from Jenny Bowers. This format showcases vibrant artwork with more than twenty-five flaps that you lift to discover creatures hidden in every scene. The charming text makes this the perfect interactive... Read more >
S is for Salmon
S is for Salmon
Written by Hannah Viano, Illustrated by Hannah Viano
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570618734
Our Price: $16.99
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S is for Salmon
A Pacific Northwest Alphabet
Written by Hannah Viano
Illustrated by Hannah Viano


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $16.99

In this beautiful ABC book, C is for Crab; D is for Douglas fir; and E is for Eagle. Based on Pacific Northwest artist Hannah Viano’s regionally themed paper-cut art, this lovely children’s book sheds a new light on the ABCs that will appeal to young and old alike. Fans of... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant
National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant
Written by Kristin Baird Rattini
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314704
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National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant

Written by Kristin Baird Rattini


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $3.99

Kids see plants, flowers, and trees around them everyday. In this lively and educational reader, they'll learn how those plants grow. Kids will take this magical journey from seed pollination to plant growth, learning about what plants need to thrive and grow with the same careful text, brilliant photographs, and the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant
National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant
Written by Kristin Baird Rattini
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314711
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National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant

Written by Kristin Baird Rattini


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $13.90

Kids see plants, flowers, and trees around them everyday. In this lively and educational reader, they'll learn how those plants grow. Kids will take this magical journey from seed pollination to plant growth, learning about what plants need to thrive and grow with the same careful text, brilliant photographs, and the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Why Do I Sing?
Why Do I Sing?
Written by Jennifer Blomgren, Illustrated by Andrea Gabriel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570618451
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Why Do I Sing?
Animal Songs of the Pacific Northwest
Written by Jennifer Blomgren
Illustrated by Andrea Gabriel


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

Animals sing for all kinds of reasons and make all kinds of sounds in the process. The spotted owl sings at night, high above the treetops. A honeybee's buzzing is the sound of summer. And the low voices of fin whales broadcast in the blue Pacific Ocean. Why Do I Sing?... Read more >
Spring Blossoms
Spring Blossoms
Written by Carole Gerber, Illustrated by Leslie Evans
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580894128
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Spring Blossoms

Written by Carole Gerber
Illustrated by Leslie Evans


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $16.95

Spring is here, and with the new season come trees full of life, color . . . and blossoms! From the creators of LEAF JUMPERS and WINTER TREES, SPRING BLOSSOMS introduces readers to a variety of different flowering trees.

During a stroll through the forest, two children come across the small and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
O Christmas Tree
O Christmas Tree
Written by Jacqueline Farmer, Illustrated by Joanne Friar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892391
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O Christmas Tree

Written by Jacqueline Farmer
Illustrated by Joanne Friar


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

The Christmas tree tradition has roots in many ancient cultures. Originally, it had little to do with gift-giving, reindeer, or elves. O CHRISTMAS TREE explores the history and traditions--from the tree's origins to the first tree lights and decorations--that led to how people enjoy these trees today. Also includes information about... Read more >
Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)
Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg, Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375854859
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Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)

Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $6.99

The Sesame Street monsters jump on the bandwagon to support the environmental movement! Simple text and speech balloons give toddlers basic information about how trees help the environment and the ways in which we all benefit from them. Illustrations show different species of trees and their leaves through the cycle of... Read more >
The Robin Makes a Laughing Sound
The Robin Makes a Laughing Sound
Written by Sallie Wolf
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893183
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The Robin Makes a Laughing Sound

Written by Sallie Wolf


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $11.95

Poetry, sketches, and watercolors capture bird identification, behavior, and appearance throughout the four seasons. The journal format will inspire readers to record, evaluate, and create their own observations. Read more >
Winter Trees
Winter Trees
Written by Carole Gerber, Illustrated by Leslie Evans
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891691
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Winter Trees

Written by Carole Gerber
Illustrated by Leslie Evans


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $6.95

"Trees that once had leaves are bare.
They're dressed instead in lacy white.
Snow dusts their trunks and coats their limbs
with flakes that outline them with light."

Join a boy and his dog as they use their senses of sight and touch to identify seven common trees in the snow covered forest. Intricate illustrations... Read more >
Trout Are Made of Trees
Trout Are Made of Trees
Written by April Pulley Sayre, Illustrated by Kate Endle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891387
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Trout Are Made of Trees

Written by April Pulley Sayre
Illustrated by Kate Endle


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $6.95

How can a leaf become a fish? Join two young children and their dads to find out, as they observe life in and around a stream.

Energetic collage art and simple, lyrical text depict the ways plants and animals are connected in the food web.

Back matter provides information about the trout life... Read more >
Leaf Jumpers
Leaf Jumpers
Written by Carole Gerber, Illustrated by Leslie Evans
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570914980
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Leaf Jumpers

Written by Carole Gerber
Illustrated by Leslie Evans


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2006
Price: $7.95

Graceful, poetic text celebrates the beauty of autumn leaves, while the simple text at the end explains why leaves change color. Readers learn how to identify all sorts of leaves from red maple to sycamore by their color, shape, and other characteristics. A great choice for science units and autumn displays... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
I Can Name 50 Trees Today!
I Can Name 50 Trees Today!
Written by Bonnie Worth, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375822773
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I Can Name 50 Trees Today!
All About Trees
Written by Bonnie Worth
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2006
Price: $8.99

While stopping to admire some of the world’s most amazing trees, the Cat and Co. teach beginning readers how to identify different species from the shape of their crowns, leaves, lobes, seeds, bark, and fruit. Kids will learn about many trees common to North America. Read more >
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