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Who Needs a Desert?
Who Needs a Desert?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493865
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Who Needs a Desert?
A Desert Ecosystem
Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.99

Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out

   • How deserts are formed 
   • Where deserts are found 
   • How plants and animals adapt to the severe environment 
   • What wildlife thrives there 
   • Which plants bloom under the blazing sun 
   • How desert plants and animals get energy and food 
   • What happens in the rainy seasons 
   • Why desert land... Read more >
Who Needs a Prairie?
Who Needs a Prairie?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493889
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Who Needs a Prairie?
A Grassland Ecosystem
Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.99

Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out

   • How wild and rugged prairies become grasslands 
   • Why prairie inhabitants depend on each other and their surroundings 
   • What wildlife and plants thrive in large open spaces 
   • How seasons and weather conditions affect life on the prairies 
   • How fire restores the land 
   • What life is... Read more >
Who Needs a Reef?
Who Needs a Reef?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493902
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Who Needs a Reef?
A Coral Ecosystem
Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.99

Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out

   • How coral reefs form 
   • Why coral reefs bustle and teem with life 
   • Why there are more kinds of living things on coral reefs than anywhere else in the sea 
   • What the types of hard corals are 
   • Which plants and animals attach themselves to... Read more >
Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes
Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Emily Sutton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763673154
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Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes

Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Emily Sutton


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.99

Find out how the smallest things on the planet do some of the biggest jobs in this intriguing introduction to the world of microbes.

All around the world — in the sea, in the soil, in the air, and in your body — there are living things so tiny that millions could... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Water
National Geographic Readers: Water
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314742
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National Geographic Readers: Water

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $3.99

Water is all around us; we drink it every day. In this level 3 reader, kids will learn about the water cycle, discovering how rain and snow flow into our lakes, rivers, and oceans, and later evaporate into the sky again. Vivid photography and accessible text make this book an ideal... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Water
National Geographic Readers: Water
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314759
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National Geographic Readers: Water

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $13.90

Water is all around us; we drink it every day. In this level 3 reader, kids will learn about the water cycle, discovering how rain and snow flow into our lakes, rivers, and oceans, and later evaporate into the sky again. Vivid photography and accessible text make this book an ideal... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Endangered Animals: A 3D Pocket Guide
Endangered Animals: A 3D Pocket Guide
Written by Candlewick Press, Illustrated by Sarah Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669850
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Endangered Animals: A 3D Pocket Guide

Written by Candlewick Press
Illustrated by Sarah Young


Format: Hardcover, 30 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $8.99

Discover twelve endangered species in this fascinating, fold-out pocket guide in a handy case. Pop-ups, too!

Humans are increasing the rate of extinction by up to 10,000 times — and here is a compelling look at some of the most endangered animals. What if the world had no more giant pandas?... Read more >
North
North
Written by Nick Dowson, Illustrated by Patrick Benson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763666637
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North
The Amazing Story of Arctic Migration
Written by Nick Dowson
Illustrated by Patrick Benson


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $7.99

A passionate nature lover and a renowned artist trace the awe-inspiring spring migration of millions of creatures to the Arctic--the greatest journey on Earth.

At the top of our world is a huge wild place called the Arctic.

In the winter, it is a cold and barren land, where few animals can survive... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Alien Invaders
Alien Invaders
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love, Illustrated by Mark Thurman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770495128
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Alien Invaders
Species That Threaten Our World
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love
Illustrated by Mark Thurman


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $8.95

From killer toads, feral felines, and brown tree snakes to multiple invaders in the Great Lakes and Lake Victoria, Alien Invaders explores the impact on our ecosystems of the wave after wave of invaders and why they have become a worldwide concern. Environmentalists Jane Drake and Ann Love take us on...

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The Little Recycler
The Little Recycler
Written by Jan Gerardi
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375861727
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The Little Recycler

Written by Jan Gerardi


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $6.99

Heavy machinery and going green don't mix? NO WAY! This colorful, action-packed lift-the-flap board book takes toddlers on an environmentally friendly ride through the basics of recycling. Read more >
Who Lives Here?
Who Lives Here?
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Marc Boutavant
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763662639
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Who Lives Here?

Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Marc Boutavant


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $9.99

Lift the flaps and learn about animal life with two new books in a fresh, fun-filled series for curious preschoolers.

matching spread at the end make learning about habitats fun.The jungle is warm and steamy. What kind of animal might live there, a snow goose or a sloth? What about a still... Read more >
Out on the Prairie
Out on the Prairie
Written by Donna M. Bateman, Illustrated by Susan Swan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893787
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Out on the Prairie

Written by Donna M. Bateman
Illustrated by Susan Swan


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Mixed media art transports readers to the rolling grasslands of Badlands National Park. Learn about the animals that inhabit this semiarid environment where baby critters and their mothers wallow, run, call, bark, hop, scurry, nod, slither, howl, and jump all day long and all through the night.

Count animals from one to... Read more >
Going Ape!
Going Ape!
Written by Eduardo Bustos, Illustrated by Lucho Rodriguez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492820
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Going Ape!

Written by Eduardo Bustos
Illustrated by Lucho Rodriguez


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $9.95

There are more than 200 species of primates in the world. Going Ape! is a wonderful introduction to some of the most fascinating ones for children just discovering the world of animals. From Japan’s macaques to Africa’s gorillas, brilliant images and brief, informative text will capture the imagination of young children... 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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Who Needs a Jungle?
Who Needs a Jungle?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769924
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Who Needs a Jungle?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Who Needs a Swamp?
Who Needs a Swamp?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769917
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Who Needs a Swamp?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Who Needs an Iceberg?
Who Needs an Iceberg?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769931
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Who Needs an Iceberg?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Waiting for Ice
Waiting for Ice
Written by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892551
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Waiting for Ice

Written by Sandra Markle
Illustrated by Alan Marks


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $15.95

Based on a true story, WAITING FOR ICE follows an orphaned polar bear cub as she struggles to find food on Wrangel Island, far north in the Arctic Ocean. Left alone at ten months old, the young female finds herself up against other bears who are bigger and stronger than she... Read more >
A Warmer World
A Warmer World
Written by Caroline Arnold, Illustrated by Jamie Hogan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892674
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A Warmer World

Written by Caroline Arnold
Illustrated by Jamie Hogan


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Adapt, or face extinction.

The golden toad used to inhabit the cloud forests of Costa Rica, but when the weather became too warm and dried up the pools where its eggs hatched, the golden toad disappeared. It has not been seen in more than twenty years. This amphibian is just one of... Read more >
North
North
Written by Nick Dowson, Illustrated by Patrick Benson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763652715
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North
The Amazing Story of Arctic Migration
Written by Nick Dowson
Illustrated by Patrick Benson


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $16.99

A passionate nature lover and a renowned artist trace the awe-inspiring spring migration of millions of creatures to the Arctic--the greatest journey on Earth.

At the top of our world is a huge wild place called the Arctic.

In the winter, it is a cold and barren land, where few animals can survive... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Honey Bees
Honey Bees
Written by Stephen Buchmann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385737715
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Honey Bees
Letters from the Hive
Written by Stephen Buchmann


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $8.99

In Honey Bees: Letters From the Hive, bee expert Stephen Buchmann takes readers on an incredible tour. Enter a beehive--one part nursery, one part honey factory, one part queen bee sanctum--then fly through backyard gardens, open fields, and deserts where wildflowers bloom. It's fascinating--and delicious!

Hailed for their hard work and harmonious...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
How the Weather Works
How the Weather Works
Written by Christiane Dorion, Illustrated by Beverley Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763652623
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How the Weather Works
A Hands-on Guide to Our Changing Climate
Written by Christiane Dorion
Illustrated by Beverley Young


Format: Hardcover, 20 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $17.99

What is a tornado? Why does it snow? How is a hurricane created? Find out in this novelty-packed introduction to our planet’s weather.

Tackling both normal and extreme scenarios, this is an entertaining and enlightening exploration of the world’s weather. With bright, friendly illustrations, plus pop-ups, pull-tabs, and booklets, this interactive book... Read more >
Great Migrations
Great Migrations
Written by Elizabeth Carney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307003
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Great Migrations
Whales, Wildebeests, Butterflies, Elephants, and Other Amazing Animals on the Move
Written by Elizabeth Carney


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $17.95

Great herds of zebra thundering across the African plain…fragile butterflies traveling unbelievable distances…family groups of whales coursing through the waves. Many kinds of animals make annual migrations, and their stories reveal incredible strength and will to survive. These treks are magnificently documented in Great Migrations, the children’s illustrated companion to the... Read more >
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Great Migrations
Great Migrations
Written by Elizabeth Carney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307010
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Great Migrations
Whales, Wildebeests, Butterflies, Elephants, and Other Amazing Animals on the Move
Written by Elizabeth Carney


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $27.90

Great herds of zebra thundering across the African plain…fragile butterflies traveling unbelievable distances…family groups of whales coursing through the waves. Many kinds of animals make annual migrations, and their stories reveal incredible strength and will to survive. These treks are magnificently documented in Great Migrations, the children’s illustrated companion to the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science
Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science
Written by Karen Romano Young, Illustrated by David Goldin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306891
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Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science

Written by Karen Romano Young
Illustrated by David Goldin


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $12.95

Pull on your gloves and experience the science of trashology! It’s all about the stuff that’s thrown away: analyzing the waste produced by your school’s cafeteria, understanding the decomposition rates of garbage bags, comparing the cost effectiveness of one-use batteries versus rechargeables. This book is peppered with enlightening extras and humorous... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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