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Treasury of Greek Mythology
Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
Written by Donna Jo Napoli
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2014
Price: $24.95

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

Eureka! Silver Honor Books—California Reading Association

Capitol Choices 2012 list of Noteworthy Titles for Children and Teens

2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC

The new National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology offers timeless stories of Greek myths in a beautiful new volume. Brought to life with lyrical text by award-winning author... Read more >
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The Third Chimpanzee for Young People
On the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal
Written by Jared Diamond
Adapted by Rebecca Stefoff


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $22.95

At some point during the last 100,000 years, humans began exhibiting traits and behavior that distinguished us from other animals, eventually creating language, art, religion, bicycles, spacecraft, and nuclear weapons—all within a heartbeat of evolutionary time. Now, faced with the threat of nuclear weapons and the effects of climate change, it... Read more >
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Pompeii...Buried Alive!
Pompeii...Buried Alive!
Written by Edith Kunhardt Davis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553512588
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Pompeii...Buried Alive!

Written by Edith Kunhardt Davis


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $3.99

Illus. in full color. "The drama of natural disasters provides prime material to entice young independent readers. In this volume, the account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius describes village life 2,000 years ago, the eruption itself and its aftermath, and the excitement when the buried town is rediscovered centuries later... Read more >
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The Kaurava Empire
The Kaurava Empire
Written by Jason Quinn, Illustrated by Sachin Nagar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741895
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The Kaurava Empire
Abhimanyu and the Conquest of the Chakravyuha
Written by Jason Quinn
Illustrated by Sachin Nagar


Format: Trade Paperback, 68 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $9.99

The tales of the Mahabharata are updated in this new series from Campfire. Time and again the timeless nature of the greatest stories ever told have been highlighted by readers and fans. This space age rendering of these epic tales really proves the point. The Kauravas and Pandavas go high tech... Read more >
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The Third Chimpanzee for Young People
The Third Chimpanzee for Young People
Written by Jared Diamond, Adapted by Rebecca Stefoff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805227
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The Third Chimpanzee for Young People
On the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal
Written by Jared Diamond
Adapted by Rebecca Stefoff


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $22.95

At some point during the last 100,000 years, humans began exhibiting traits and behavior that distinguished us from other animals, eventually creating language, art, religion, bicycles, spacecraft, and nuclear weapons—all within a heartbeat of evolutionary time. Now, faced with the threat of nuclear weapons and the effects of climate change, it... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
Written by Blake Hoena
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314988
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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
Begin Your Quest for Facts, Photos, and Fun Fit for Gods and Goddesses
Written by Blake Hoena


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $12.99

National Geographic Everything Mythology is jam packed with fascinating facts and awe-inspiring imagery that brings your favorite fierce mythological heroes to life, introducing kids to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, America Indian, African cultures, and more. Packed with facts, colorful illustrations, and infused with humor, this fun journey through ancient... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
Written by Blake Hoena
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314995
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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
Begin Your Quest for Facts, Photos, and Fun Fit for Gods and Goddesses
Written by Blake Hoena


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $21.90

National Geographic Everything Mythology is jam packed with fascinating facts and awe-inspiring imagery that brings your favorite fierce mythological heroes to life, introducing kids to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, America Indian, African cultures, and more. Packed with facts, colorful illustrations, and infused with humor, this fun journey through ancient... Read more >
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Children of Native America Today
Children of Native America Today
Written by Maya Ajmera and Arlene Hirschfelder
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570919657
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Children of Native America Today

Written by Maya Ajmera and Arlene Hirschfelder


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $9.95

Come along on a photographic journey through America's native nations as seen through the eyes of children.

CHILDREN OF NATIVE AMERICA TODAY invites readers to explore Native nations, focusing on the children who live, learn, and play in tribal communities throughout the United States. These children celebrate a proud heritage, a rich... Read more >
Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Written by Donna Jo Napoli, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426313806
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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
Written by Donna Jo Napoli
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $24.95

The new National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli dramatizes the timeless tales of ancient Egypt in the year when... Read more >
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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Written by Donna Jo Napoli, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426313813
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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
Written by Donna Jo Napoli
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $33.90

The new National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli dramatizes the timeless tales of ancient Egypt in the year when Angelina Jolie... Read more >
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Thor
The Viking God of Thunder
Written by Graeme Davis
Illustrated by Miguel Coimbra


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $13.95

In the stories of the ancient Vikings, Thor is a warrior without equal, who wields his mighty hammer in battles against trolls, giants, and dragons. He is the god of storms and thunder, who rides to war in a chariot pulled by goats, and who is fated to fall in battle... Read more >
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American Tall Tales
American Tall Tales
Written by Mary Pope Osborne, Illustrated by Michael McCurdy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307982599
Our Price: $9.99
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American Tall Tales

Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Michael McCurdy


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2013
Price: $9.99

The perfect addition to every family’s home library and just right for sharing aloud, American Tall Tales introduces readers to America’s first folk heroes in nine wildly exaggerated and downright funny stories.
 
Here are Paul Bunyan, that king-sized lumberjack who could fell “ten white pines with a single swing”; John...

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King Arthur
King Arthur
Written by Daniel Mersey, Illustrated by Alan Lathwell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780967233
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King Arthur

Written by Daniel Mersey
Illustrated by Alan Lathwell


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $17.95

Despite his enduring popularity, King Arthur remains the most enigmatic of Britain's legendary heroes. In this new book, author Dan Mersey retells the great stories of Arthur, while exploring the different facets of Arthurian myth, from the numerous, conflicting theories of his historical origin, through the tales of Welsh folklore and... Read more >
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King Arthur

Written by Daniel Mersey
Illustrated by Alan Lathwell


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

Despite his enduring popularity, King Arthur remains the most enigmatic of Britain's legendary heroes. In this new book, author Dan Mersey retells the great stories of Arthur, while exploring the different facets of Arthurian myth, from the numerous, conflicting theories of his historical origin, through the tales of Welsh folklore and... Read more >
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Sundarkaand: Triumph of Hanuman
Sundarkaand: Triumph of Hanuman
Written by Tulsidas, Adapted by Shyam Prakash, Illustrated by Sachin Nagar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741703
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Sundarkaand: Triumph of Hanuman
A Graphic Novel Adaptation
Written by Tulsidas
Adapted by Shyam Prakash
Illustrated by Sachin Nagar


Format: Trade Paperback, 76 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $9.99

Ravan, the king of Lanka, has abducted and imprisoned Ram's wife Sita. As they search for her, Ram and his brother Lakshman meet Sugreev, the king of the monkeys. In aid of Ram, Sugreev sends out search teams in all directions. One of the teams discovers that Sita is imprisoned in... Read more >
Draupadi: Fire-Born Princess
Draupadi: Fire-Born Princess
Written by Saraswati Nagpal, Illustrated by Manu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741093
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Draupadi: Fire-Born Princess
Campfire Mythology Line
Written by Saraswati Nagpal
Illustrated by Manu


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $12.99

A mysterious prophecy resounds, and the bewitchingly beautiful princess Draupadi arises from the sacred fire in Panchala.

Draupadi the princess is in love with Arjuna, the Pandava prince. But fate weaves strange events, and Draupadi finds herself wedded to five men--Arjuna and his four Pandava brothers. Draupadi's life is complicated further... Read more >
Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book
Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book
Written by Ralph Masiello, Illustrated by Ralph Masiello
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570915390
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Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book

Written by Ralph Masiello
Illustrated by Ralph Masiello


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $17.95

With the help of Ralph Masiello, young artists have learned how to draw bugs, dinosaurs, dragons, robots, roosters and pigs, seahorses and sharks, pyramids and sphinxes, pumpkins and ghouls. Next up: the wonderful world of fairies.

From tiny fairies to fairy godmothers, Ralph Masiello has compiled a wide range of these fascinating... Read more >
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Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book
Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book
Written by Ralph Masiello, Illustrated by Ralph Masiello
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570915406
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Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book

Written by Ralph Masiello
Illustrated by Ralph Masiello


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $7.95

With the help of Ralph Masiello, young artists have learned how to draw bugs, dinosaurs, dragons, robots, roosters and pigs, seahorses and sharks, pyramids and sphinxes, pumpkins and ghouls. Next up: the wonderful world of fairies.

From tiny fairies to fairy godmothers, Ralph Masiello has compiled a wide range of these fascinating... Read more >
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Krishna: Defender of Dharma
Krishna: Defender of Dharma
Written by Shweta Taneja, Illustrated by Rajesh Nagulakonda
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741123
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Krishna: Defender of Dharma
A Graphic Novel
Written by Shweta Taneja
Illustrated by Rajesh Nagulakonda


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $14.99

Evil Rakshasa Kalanemi is back on Earth, this time appearing as Kansa, the tyrant king of Mathura. To vanquish him and his horde of evil monsters, Lord Vishnu comes to Earth in his eighth avatar - Krishna, the defender of dharma. Since his birth, Krishna valiantly fights evil monsters, showing courage... Read more >
It's Our Nature
It's Our Nature
Written by Rebeca Orozco, Illustrated by Menena Cottin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492837
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It's Our Nature

Written by Rebeca Orozco
Illustrated by Menena Cottin


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $12.95

A unique look at the social behaviour of wild animals for very young children, this book will find a home on school and library shelves, and in the hands of careful parents.
 
Offering a unique perspective on the animal kingdom and its social habits, young children will embrace this beautifully illustrated book... Read more >
Zeus and the Rise of the Olympians
Zeus and the Rise of the Olympians
Written by Ryan Foley, Illustrated by K.P. JAYAKRISHNAN
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741154
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Zeus and the Rise of the Olympians
A Graphic Novel
Written by Ryan Foley
Illustrated by K.P. JAYAKRISHNAN


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $11.99

From his throne high atop Mount Olympus, the mighty and powerful god Zeus reigned over ancient Greece with his fellow Olympians. Feared for his lightning bolt but loved for his compassion for humanity, Zeus presided over an era of peace and prosperity. But Zeus's ascension to power was violently contested. In... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #20: Ghosts
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #20: Ghosts
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975508
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #20: Ghosts
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #42: A Good Night for Ghosts
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


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

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #42: A Good Night for Ghosts, they had lots of questions. What are some of the most famous ghost stories?... Read more >
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Five Thousand Years of Slavery
Five Thousand Years of Slavery
Written by Marjorie Gann and Janet Willen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770491519
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Five Thousand Years of Slavery

Written by Marjorie Gann and Janet Willen


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $14.99

When they were too impoverished to raise their families, ancient Sumerians sold their children into bondage. Slave women in Rome faced never-ending household drudgery. The ninth-century Zanj were transported from East Africa to work the salt marshes of Iraq. Cotton pickers worked under terrible duress in the American South.

Ancient history? Tragically... Read more >
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Perseus: Destiny's Call
Perseus: Destiny's Call
Written by Ryan Foley, Illustrated by Naresh Kumar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741086
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Perseus: Destiny's Call
A Graphic Novel
Written by Ryan Foley
Illustrated by Naresh Kumar


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2012
Price: $11.99

How do you slay that which you cannot look at? This just one of the many challenges that face the young hero Perseus, son of the mighty ruler of Olympus, Zeus. When Perseus was an infant, he and his mother were cast into the sea in a casket. Luckily, Perseus was... Read more >
FIRST FREEDOM
FIRST FREEDOM
Written by Nat Hentoff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307799906
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FIRST FREEDOM

Written by Nat Hentoff


Format: eBook, 363 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2012
Price: $9.99

A history of free speech in our country from earliest times to some of the controversial court cases of today involving school demonstrations and the right of Nazis to march. Read more >
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