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Always Inventing
Always Inventing
Written by Tom L. Matthews
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426322174
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Always Inventing
A Photobiography of Alexander Graham Bell
Written by Tom L. Matthews


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $7.99

Now in paperback—National Geographic Children's Books presents the award-winning photobiography of Alexander Graham Bell. This fascinating profile, named a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year, uses direct quotes to give readers a vivid insight into the life of a prolific inventor, driven to succeed.

With a foreword by Gilbert... Read more >
Always Inventing
Always Inventing
Written by Tom L. Matthews
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426322310
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Always Inventing
A Photobiography of Alexander Graham Bell
Written by Tom L. Matthews


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.99

Now in paperback—National Geographic Children's Books presents the award-winning photobiography of Alexander Graham Bell. This fascinating profile, named a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year, uses direct quotes to give readers a vivid insight into the life of a prolific inventor, driven to succeed.

With a foreword by Gilbert... Read more >
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Bull's Eye
Bull's Eye
Written by Sue Macy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426322181
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Bull's Eye
A Photobiography of Annie Oakley
Written by Sue Macy


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $7.99

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Bull's Eye
Bull's Eye
Written by Sue Macy
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426322327
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Bull's Eye
A Photobiography of Annie Oakley
Written by Sue Macy


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.99

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Inventing the Future
Inventing the Future
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426322204
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Inventing the Future
A Photobiography of Thomas Alva Edison
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $7.99

This paperback addition to our Photobiography series, Inventing the Future,documents the life of Thomas Edison. This prolific American is recognized as one of history's greatest inventors. His 1,093 patented inventions include the light bulb, the phonograph, and the microphone.

Young readers learn why Edison believed that "genius is one per cent... Read more >
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Inventing the Future
Inventing the Future
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426322334
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Inventing the Future
A Photobiography of Thomas Alva Edison
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.99

This paperback addition to our Photobiography series, Inventing the Future,documents the life of Thomas Edison. This prolific American is recognized as one of history's greatest inventors. His 1,093 patented inventions include the light bulb, the phonograph, and the microphone.

Young readers learn why Edison believed that "genius is one per cent... Read more >
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John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall
John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall
Written by Julie Danneberg, Illustrated by Jamie Hogan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580895866
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John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall

Written by Julie Danneberg
Illustrated by Jamie Hogan


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.95

The now iconic figure John Muir, while living at the base of Yosemite Falls in California, ventures up the trail from his cabin one night and has a harrowing waterfall adventure. Back matter roots the story in Muir’s life’s work as a conservationist and naturalist. Read more >
My Wilderness
My Wilderness
Written by Claudia McGehee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570619502
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My Wilderness
An Alaskan Adventure
Written by Claudia McGehee


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $16.99

McGehee’s lyrical nonfiction story recounts the 1918–1919 winter spent on Alaska’s Fox Island from the point of view of nine-year-old Rocky, son of the painter Rockwell Kent. Vivid scratchboard-style
illustrations echo the rugged subject matter with enchantment as Rocky explores the wilderness and becomes accustomed to island life. Including a Common Core... Read more >
In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
Written by Irene Gut Opdyke, Read by Hope Davis, As told to Jennifer Armstrong
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780147520449
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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer

Written by Irene Gut Opdyke
Read by Hope Davis
As told to Jennifer Armstrong


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $23.00

IRENE GUT WAS just 17 in 1939, when the Germans and Russians devoured her native Poland. Just a girl, really. But a girl who saw evil and chose to defy it.

“No matter how many Holocaust stories one has read, this one is a must, for its impact is so powerful.”—School Library... Read more >
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Thomas Paine
Thomas Paine
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375866746
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Thomas Paine
Crusader for Liberty: How One Man's Ideas Helped Form a New Nation
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $17.99

From National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin comes a compelling look at the life and impact of Thomas Paine and the profound power of ideas.

Uneducated as a boy, Thomas Paine grew up to become one of the most influential writers of the 18th century. He brought the world Common Sense, Rights... Read more >
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Thomas Paine
Thomas Paine
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385386050
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Thomas Paine
Crusader for Liberty: How One Man's Ideas Helped Form a New Nation
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $10.99

From National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin comes a compelling look at the life and impact of Thomas Paine and the profound power of ideas.

Uneducated as a boy, Thomas Paine grew up to become one of the most influential writers of the 18th century. He brought the world Common Sense, Rights... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Thomas Paine
Thomas Paine
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375966743
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Thomas Paine
Crusader for Liberty: How One Man's Ideas Helped Form a New Nation
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $20.99

From National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin comes a compelling look at the life and impact of Thomas Paine and the profound power of ideas.

Uneducated as a boy, Thomas Paine grew up to become one of the most influential writers of the 18th century. He brought the world Common Sense, Rights... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975652
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Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive
Written by Laura Hillenbrand


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $10.99

The #1 New York Times bestseller, which is also a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie, has now been adapted by the author for young adults. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this riveting biography includes more than 100 black-and-white photos, as well as exclusive content, "In Conversation," with Laura Hillenbrand and Louie Zamperini.
 
“Every... Read more >
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375990625
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Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive
Written by Laura Hillenbrand


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 320 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $22.99

The #1 New York Times bestseller, which is also a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie, has now been adapted by the author for young adults. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this riveting biography includes more than 100 black-and-white photos, as well as exclusive content, "In Conversation," with Laura Hillenbrand and Louie Zamperini.
 
“Every... Read more >
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385742511
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Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive
Written by Laura Hillenbrand


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $19.99

The #1 New York Times bestseller, which is also a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie, has now been adapted by the author for young adults. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this riveting biography includes more than 100 black-and-white photos, as well as exclusive content, "In Conversation," with Laura Hillenbrand and Louie Zamperini.
 
“Every... Read more >
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Laura Hillenbrand, Read by Edward Herrmann
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553397116
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Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $29.95

The #1 New York Times bestseller, which is also a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie, has now been adapted by the author for young adults. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this riveting biography includes more than 100 black-and-white photos, as well as exclusive content, "In Conversation," with Laura Hillenbrand and Louie Zamperini.
 
“Every... Read more >
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Laura Hillenbrand, Read by Edward Herrmann
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553397123
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Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation)
An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $22.50

The #1 New York Times bestseller, which is also a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie, has now been adapted by the author for young adults. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this riveting biography includes more than 100 black-and-white photos, as well as exclusive content, "In Conversation," with Laura Hillenbrand and Louie Zamperini.
 
“Every... Read more >
Friends for Freedom
Friends for Freedom
Written by Suzanne Slade, Illustrated by Nicole Tadgell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580895682
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Friends for Freedom
The Story of Susan B. Anthony & Frederick Douglass
Written by Suzanne Slade
Illustrated by Nicole Tadgell


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.95

No one thought Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass would ever become friends. The former slave and the outspoken woman came from two different worlds. But they shared deep-seated beliefs in equality and the need to fight for it. Despite naysayers, hecklers, and even arsonists, Susan and Frederick became fast friends... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Written by Jon Meacham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385387491
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Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.99

In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Written by Jon Meacham
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385387514
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Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $10.99

In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Written by Jon Meacham
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385387507
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Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 336 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $22.99

In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Written by Jon Meacham, Read by Edward Herrmann
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553556360
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Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $30.00

In this special edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young listeners will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was one... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher
Written by Jon Meacham, Read by Edward Herrmann
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553556377
Our Price: $18.00

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Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

Written by Jon Meacham
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $18.00

In this special edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham, young listeners will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers.
 
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States. He was one... Read more >
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763671143
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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.99

A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail.

"Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift."

It begins in 1865 as a romantic idea, but ten years later Édouard... Read more >
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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671150
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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $4.99

A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail.

"Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift."

It begins in 1865 as a romantic idea, but ten years later Édouard... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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