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Rio de Janeiro: A 3D Keepsake Cityscape

(Available May 13, 2014)
Rio de Janeiro: A 3D Keepsake Cityscape
Written by Candlewick Press, Illustrated by Trisha Krauss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763670290
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Rio de Janeiro: A 3D Keepsake Cityscape

Written by Candlewick Press
Illustrated by Trisha Krauss


Format: Hardcover, 30 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $8.99

A foldout 3D keepsake, tucked inside a stylish slipcase, invites armchair travelers to visit — or revisit — a favorite city from afar.

Celebrate Brazil’s Marvelous City with this foldout tour of Rio de Janeiro. Explore the massive statue of Christ the Redeemer, scenic Sugarloaf Mountain, and the historic Municipal Theater... Read more >
Stubby the War Dog

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Stubby the War Dog
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426314865
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Stubby the War Dog
The True Story of World War I's Bravest Dog
Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $17.99

Move over, Rin Tin Tin. Here comes Sgt. Stubby! That German shepherd star of the silver screen may have been born behind enemy lines during World War I, but Stubby, the stump-tailed 
terrier, worked behind enemy lines, and gained military honors along the way. Private Robert 
Conroy casually adopted the orphan pup while... Read more >
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Stubby the War Dog

(Available May 13, 2014)
Stubby the War Dog
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314872
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Stubby the War Dog
The True Story of World War I's Bravest Dog
Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 80 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $26.90

Move over, Rin Tin Tin. Here comes Sgt. Stubby! That German shepherd star of the silver screen may have been born behind enemy lines during World War I, but Stubby, the stump-tailed  terrier, worked behind enemy lines, and gained military honors along the way. Private Robert Conroy casually adopted the orphan pup while... Read more >
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At Home in Her Tomb
At Home in Her Tomb
Written by Christine Liu-Perkins, Illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893701
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At Home in Her Tomb
Lady Dai and the Ancient Chinese Treasures of Mawangdui
Written by Christine Liu-Perkins
Illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.95

This middle-grade chapter book unearths the mysteries of the Mawangdui (mah-wahng-dway) tombs, one of China’s top archaeological finds of the last century. Miniature servants, mysterious silk paintings, scrolls of long-lost secrets, and the best preserved mummy in the world (the body of Lady Dai) are just some of the artifacts that... Read more >
Design Line: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
Design Line: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
Written by Chris Oxlade, Illustrated by Mike Lemanski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671211
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Design Line: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

Written by Chris Oxlade
Illustrated by Mike Lemanski


Format: Trade Paperback, 16 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $17.99

The first in a series of concertina fold-out books, Planes, Trains, and Automobiles features one hundred iconic boats, bikes, and other examples of creative excellence. This is a comparative history of transportation, illuminated in a visually accessible timeline that can be read back to front, top to bottom, and right to... Read more >
Jubilee!
Jubilee!
Written by Alicia Potter, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763658564
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Jubilee!
One Man's Big, Bold, and Very, Very Loud Celebration of Peace
Written by Alicia Potter
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.99

An exuberant picture book applauds the man behind the 1869 National Peace Jubilee, the largest and loudest concert the world had ever seen — or heard.

As a young boy growing up in Ireland, Patrick Sarsfield Gilmore loved music — the louder, the better! This love of music followed him to Boston... Read more >
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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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385753401
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $10.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780307981530
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $22.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307981523
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
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The Star Spangled Banner
The Star Spangled Banner
Written by Francis Scott Key
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307559975
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The Star Spangled Banner

Written by Francis Scott Key


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2014
Price: $3.99

Did you know that the largest sculptures in the world are
the presidents’ heads on Mount Rushmore?

Featuring bright, bold pictures illustrating national pastimes, monuments, and moments in history, this patriotic Pictureback is a great way to introduce kids to our National Anthem. Lyrics to “The Star-Spangled Banner” are on each... Read more >
Submarines
Submarines
Written by Sydelle Kramer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307560285
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Submarines

Written by Sydelle Kramer


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2014
Price: $3.99

Young readers are in for the most exciting trip of their lives as they venture into a nuclear submarine! While touring the vessel from bow to stern, they learn about the history and mechanics of subs, their military and scientific uses, and the incredible discomfort–and danger–of life onboard. Illustrated with photographs... Read more >
Into the Unknown
Into the Unknown
Written by Stewart Ross, Illustrated by Stephen Biesty
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763669928
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Into the Unknown
How Great Explorers Found Their Way by Land, Sea, and Air
Written by Stewart Ross
Illustrated by Stephen Biesty


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

Ready to relive some of the most daring voyages of all time? Unfold these spectacular cross sections and explore fourteen historic journeys.

Open this dynamic book and discover how the greatest explorers in history — from Marco Polo to Neil Armstrong — plunged into the unknown and boldly pieced together the picture... Read more >
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Boundaries
Boundaries
Written by Sally M. Walker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763656126
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Boundaries
How the Mason-Dixon Line Settled a Family Feud and Divided a Nation
Written by Sally M. Walker


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $24.99

The Mason-Dixon Line’s history, replete with property disputes, persecution, and ideological conflicts, traverses our country’s history from its founding to today.

We live in a world of boundaries — geographic, scientific, cultural, and religious. One of America’s most enduring boundaries is the Mason-Dixon Line, most associated with the divide between the... Read more >
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In New York
In New York
Written by Marc Brown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375864544
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In New York

Written by Marc Brown


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $17.99

Marc Brown now calls New York City home, and with In New York, he shares his love for all that the city has to offer and all that it stands for, including the way it's always changing and evolving. From its earliest days as New Amsterdam to the contemporary wonders of... Read more >
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In New York
In New York
Written by Marc Brown
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307974440
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In New York

Written by Marc Brown


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $10.99

Marc Brown now calls New York City home, and with In New York, he shares his love for all that the city has to offer and all that it stands for, including the way it's always changing and evolving. From its earliest days as New Amsterdam to the contemporary wonders of... Read more >
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In New York
In New York
Written by Marc Brown
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375964541
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In New York

Written by Marc Brown


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $20.99

Marc Brown now calls New York City home, and with In New York, he shares his love for all that the city has to offer and all that it stands for, including the way it's always changing and evolving. From its earliest days as New Amsterdam to the contemporary wonders of... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Dinosaurs
National Geographic Kids Everything Dinosaurs
Written by Blake Hoena
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314964
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National Geographic Kids Everything Dinosaurs
Chomp on Tons of Earthshaking Facts and Fun
Written by Blake Hoena


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

In National Geographic Kids Everything Dinosaurs, kids will explore the fascinating world of dinosaurs, meeting prehistoric creatures as tall as houses, and others that were as tiny as chickens. Kids become dino experts as they browse the eye-popping illustrations and absorb the authoritative information, made extra fun through a lively and... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Dinosaurs
National Geographic Kids Everything Dinosaurs
Written by Blake Hoena
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314971
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National Geographic Kids Everything Dinosaurs
Chomp on Tons of Earthshaking Facts and Fun
Written by Blake Hoena


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

In National Geographic Kids Everything Dinosaurs, kids will explore the fascinating world of dinosaurs, meeting prehistoric creatures as tall as houses, and others that were as tiny as chickens. Kids become dino experts as they browse the eye-popping illustrations and absorb the authoritative information, made extra fun through a lively and humor-infused... Read more >
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The Story of Buildings
The Story of Buildings
Written by Patrick Dillon, Illustrated by Stephen Biesty
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669904
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The Story of Buildings
From the Pyramids to the Sydney Opera House and Beyond
Written by Patrick Dillon
Illustrated by Stephen Biesty


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $19.99

Aspiring architects will be in their element! Explore this illustrated narrative history of buildings for young readers, an amazing construction in itself.

We spend most of our lives in buildings. We make our homes in them. We go to school in them. We work in them. But why and how did people... Read more >
Gandhi: My Life is My Message
Gandhi: My Life is My Message
Written by Jason Quinn, Illustrated by Sachin Nagar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741222
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Gandhi: My Life is My Message

Written by Jason Quinn
Illustrated by Sachin Nagar


Format: Trade Paperback, 212 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $16.99

How did this shy, unassuming lawyer transform himself into the leader of India’s freedom movement? Renouncing wealth, ambition and comfort, Gandhi led by example, becoming one with the people he sought to free, facing imprisonment, hardship and humiliation while never raising his voice in anger. His strategy of nonviolent protest would... Read more >
Alaska's Dog Heroes
Alaska's Dog Heroes
Written by Shelley Gill, Illustrated by Robin James
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570619472
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Alaska's Dog Heroes
True Stories of Remarkable Canines
Written by Shelley Gill
Illustrated by Robin James


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

In Alaska, dogs really are a person’s best friend. These true canine stories from the last frontier describe remarkable acts of intelligence, stamina, loyalty, and heroism by Balto, Togo, Tekla, Stickeen, and more of Alaska’s famous dogs. From traversing mountains in winter with deliveries of life- saving medicine to fighting off... Read more >
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Alaska's Dog Heroes
Alaska's Dog Heroes
Written by Shelley Gill, Illustrated by Robin James
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619090
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Alaska's Dog Heroes
True Stories of Remarkable Canines
Written by Shelley Gill
Illustrated by Robin James


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $10.99

In Alaska, dogs really are a person’s best friend. These true canine stories from the last frontier describe remarkable acts of intelligence, stamina, loyalty, and heroism by Balto, Togo, Tekla, Stickeen, and more of Alaska’s famous dogs. From traversing mountains in winter with deliveries of life- saving medicine to fighting off... Read more >
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The Port Chicago 50
The Port Chicago 50
Written by Steve Sheinkin, Read by Dominic Hoffman
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804167420
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The Port Chicago 50
Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
Written by Steve Sheinkin
Read by Dominic Hoffman


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $27.00

An astonishing civil rights story from Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin.

On July 17, 1944, a massive explosion rocked the segregated Navy base at Port Chicago, California, killing more than 300 sailors who were at the docks, critically injuring off-duty men in their bunks, and shattering windows... Read more >
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Stolen into Slavery
Stolen into Slavery
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318351
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Stolen into Slavery
The True Story of Solomon Northup, Free Black Man
Written by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $9.99

The true story behind the acclaimed movie 12 Years a Slave, this book is based on the life of Solomon Northup, a free black man from New York who was captured in the United States and sold into slavery in Louisiana.
 
Solomon Northup awoke in the middle of the night... Read more >
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