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National Geographic Readers: Meteors

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Meteors
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426319433
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National Geographic Readers: Meteors

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space—and into our atmosphere. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow! Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Meteors

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Meteors
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426319440
Our Price: $13.90
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National Geographic Readers: Meteors

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $13.90

Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space—and into our atmosphere. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!


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Planet Name Game (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Tom Brannon


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

A Step 2 Step into Reading Science Reader based on an episode of the hit PBS Kids TV show The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!
 
Join the Cat in the Hat as he takes Sally and Nick on an adventure into space to learn the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Planet Name Game (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

(Available January 6, 2015)
Planet Name Game (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Tom Brannon
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375973734
Our Price: $12.99
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Planet Name Game (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Tom Brannon


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $12.99

A Step 2 Step into Reading Science Reader based on an episode of the hit PBS Kids TV show The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!
 
Join the Cat in the Hat as he takes Sally and Nick on an adventure into space to learn the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Planet Name Game (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

(Available January 6, 2015)
Planet Name Game (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Tom Brannon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553497328
Our Price: $3.99
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Planet Name Game (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Tom Brannon


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

A Step 2 Step into Reading Science Reader based on an episode of the hit PBS Kids TV show The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!
 
Join the Cat in the Hat as he takes Sally and Nick on an adventure into space to learn the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Super Space Sticker Activity Book
National Geographic Kids Super Space Sticker Activity Book
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426315565
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National Geographic Kids Super Space Sticker Activity Book
Over 1,000 Stickers!
Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $6.99

An exciting interactive title chock-full of stars, planets, aliens, and everything out of this world brings National Geographic Kids signature content to a sticker and activity book format. For kids who love our universe, this book features the coolest science kids can't get enough of: our planet Earth, cool asteroids, fun... Read more >
Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780517709948
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Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $16.99

The family from Secrets of the Garden are back in a new book about backyard science that explains why the seasons change.

Alice and her friend Zack explore the reasons for the seasons. Alice's narrative is all about noticing the changes as fall turns into winter, spring, and then summer. She explains... Read more >
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Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780517709955
Our Price: $19.99
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Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $19.99

The family from Secrets of the Garden are back in a new book about backyard science that explains why the seasons change.

Alice and her friend Zack explore the reasons for the seasons. Alice's narrative is all about noticing the changes as fall turns into winter, spring, and then summer. She explains... Read more >
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Alien Worlds
Alien Worlds
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426311109
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Alien Worlds
Your Guide to Extraterrestrial Life
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $16.95

Are we alone? Or could life on alien worlds really exist? David A. Aguilar, space artist extraordinaire, shows readers what creatures living on extrasolar planets might be like, using real science and stunning otherworldly illustration.
 
Just as Earth creatures have adapted to use the air, water, gravity, and other elements of... Read more >
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Alien Worlds
Alien Worlds
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426311116
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Alien Worlds
Your Guide to Extraterrestrial Life
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 80 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $25.90

Are we alone? Or could life on alien worlds really exist? David A. Aguilar, space artist extraordinaire, shows readers what creatures living on extrasolar planets might be like, using real science and stunning otherworldly illustration.
 
Just as Earth creatures have adapted to use the air, water, gravity, and other elements of Earth... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Space Encyclopedia
Space Encyclopedia
Written by David A. Aguilar, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426309489
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Space Encyclopedia
A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
Written by David A. Aguilar
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $24.95

Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the National Geographic Space Encyclopedia is ideal for the family... Read more >
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Space Encyclopedia
Space Encyclopedia
Written by David A. Aguilar, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426315602
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Space Encyclopedia
A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
Written by David A. Aguilar
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $38.90

Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the National Geographic Space Encyclopedia is ideal for the family bookshelf, providing... Read more >
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A Black Hole is Not a Hole
A Black Hole is Not a Hole
Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano, Read by Maxwell Glick, Tara Sands and Everette Plen
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804121798
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A Black Hole is Not a Hole

Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano
Read by Maxwell Glick, Tara Sands and Everette Plen


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.00

If a black hole is not a hole, then what is it? Find out what black holes are, what causes them, and how scientists first discovered them. Learn how astronomers find black holes, get to know our nearest black-hole neighbor, and take a journey that will literally s-t-r-e-t-c-h the mind. Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download.
A Black Hole is Not a Hole
A Black Hole is Not a Hole
Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano, Read by Maxwell Glick, Tara Sands and Everette Plen
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804121804
Our Price: $8.00

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A Black Hole is Not a Hole

Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano
Read by Maxwell Glick, Tara Sands and Everette Plen


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $8.00

If a black hole is not a hole, then what is it? Find out what black holes are, what causes them, and how scientists first discovered them. Learn how astronomers find black holes, get to know our nearest black-hole neighbor, and take a journey that will literally s-t-r-e-t-c-h the mind.

Includes a... Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
Written by Catherine D. Hughes, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426310140
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space

Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $14.95

This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud. The book will... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
Written by Catherine D. Hughes, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310157
Our Price: $23.90
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space

Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $23.90

This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud. The book will explain basic... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Eight Days Gone
Eight Days Gone
Written by Linda McReynolds, Illustrated by Ryan O'Rourke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893657
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Eight Days Gone

Written by Linda McReynolds
Illustrated by Ryan O'Rourke


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Snappy verse and retro art recount Apollo 11's historic, eight-day mission to the moon in 1969. Young readers learn the basics about the gear, equipment, and spaceship used by the astronauts, as well as the history of NASA's moon mission. Read more >
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Eight Days Gone
Eight Days Gone
Written by Linda McReynolds, Illustrated by Ryan O'Rourke
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893640
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Eight Days Gone

Written by Linda McReynolds
Illustrated by Ryan O'Rourke


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $16.95

Snappy verse and retro art recount Apollo 11's historic, eight-day mission to the moon in 1969. Young readers learn the basics about the gear, equipment, and spaceship used by the astronauts, as well as the history of NASA's moon mission. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space
Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space
Written by Amy Sklansky, Illustrated by Stacey Schuett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375864599
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Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space

Written by Amy Sklansky
Illustrated by Stacey Schuett


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $17.99

Amy Sklansky and Stacey Schuett give young explorers the moon and stars and beyond!

The mysteries of the universe and the science of space exploration are perennialy popular subjects, and Out of This World is a wonderful introduction. Amy Sklansky has written evocative poems about planets and stars and rockets and... Read more >
Cars on Mars
Cars on Mars
Written by Alexandra Siy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570914638
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Cars on Mars
Roving the Red Planet
Written by Alexandra Siy


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $9.95

In CARS ON MARS readers can follow the course of NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover (MER) mission as twin rovers Spirit and Opportunity explore the Red Planet. Learn how scientists determined that there was once water on Mars and how the Earthbound NASA team resolved problems with the rovers from afar in... Read more >
Older than The Stars
Older than The Stars
Written by Karen C. Fox, Illustrated by Nancy Davis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917882
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Older than The Stars

Written by Karen C. Fox
Illustrated by Nancy Davis


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

How old are you?--Older than you think.

In a way, we are all as old as the universe itself. In fact, every bit of every one of us was created in the Big Bang, billions of years ago.

Stunning illustrations and lively verse tell the story of the cosmic connections that tie human... Read more >
Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)
Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375986178
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Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $9.99

Percy has been telling ghost stories about Rolf’s Castle, the old ruin near one of the main lines. Thomas doesn’t want to believe in ghosts, but when odd things keep happening, he gets nervous. But on an important, special run, Thomas starts to figure out that mysterious happenings usually have reasonable...

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13 Planets
13 Planets
Written by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307706
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13 Planets
The Latest View of the Solar System
Written by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.95

First, Pluto left. Then it came back, along with Ceres and Eris...and now Haumea and MakeMake, too! The recent actions of the International Astronomical Union have put every solar system book out of date. In response, National Geographic joins forces with David Aguilar of the Harvard Smithsonian Astronomical Observatory to revise... Read more >
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13 Planets
13 Planets
Written by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307713
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13 Planets
The Latest View of the Solar System
Written by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $25.90

First, Pluto left. Then it came back, along with Ceres and Eris...and now Haumea and MakeMake, too! The recent actions of the International Astronomical Union have put every solar system book out of date. In response, National Geographic joins forces with David Aguilar of the Harvard Smithsonian Astronomical Observatory to revise... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)
May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375986963
Our Price: $9.99
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May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2011
Price: $9.99

Thomas has a new friend in the Yard, Emily, and she is determined to prove that she is as Really Useful as Thomas. One day, she challenges Thomas to a race. Whoever can do their jobs the fastest is the winner. Soon they are off, each on a whirlwind rush around... Read more >
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