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S is for Salmon
S is for Salmon
Written by Hannah Viano, Illustrated by Hannah Viano
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570618734
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S is for Salmon
A Pacific Northwest Alphabet
Written by Hannah Viano
Illustrated by Hannah Viano


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

In this beautiful ABC book, C is for Crab; D is for Douglas fir; and E is for Eagle. Based on Pacific Northwest artist Hannah Viano’s regionally themed paper-cut art, this lovely children’s book sheds a new light on the ABCs that will appeal to young and old alike. Fans of... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant
National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant
Written by Kristin Baird Rattini
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314704
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National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant

Written by Kristin Baird Rattini


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $3.99

Kids see plants, flowers, and trees around them everyday. In this lively and educational reader, they'll learn how those plants grow. Kids will take this magical journey from seed pollination to plant growth, learning about what plants need to thrive and grow with the same careful text, brilliant photographs, and the... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant
National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant
Written by Kristin Baird Rattini
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314711
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National Geographic Readers: Seed to Plant

Written by Kristin Baird Rattini


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $13.90

Kids see plants, flowers, and trees around them everyday. In this lively and educational reader, they'll learn how those plants grow. Kids will take this magical journey from seed pollination to plant growth, learning about what plants need to thrive and grow with the same careful text, brilliant photographs, and the... Read more >
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Flight of the Honey Bee
Flight of the Honey Bee
Written by Raymond Huber, Illustrated by Brian Lovelock
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763667603
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Flight of the Honey Bee

Written by Raymond Huber
Illustrated by Brian Lovelock


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.99

Follow the flight of a honey bee as she searches for nectar to sustain her hive and, along the way, pollinates flowers to produce seeds and fruits.

A tiny honey bee emerges from the hive for the first time. Using sunlight, landmarks, and scents to remember the path, she goes in search... Read more >
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Green Smoothie Magic
Green Smoothie Magic
Written by Victoria Boutenko, Illustrated by Katya Korobkina
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583946015
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Green Smoothie Magic

Written by Victoria Boutenko
Illustrated by Katya Korobkina


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.95

Victoria Boutenko responds to the crisis of childhood obesity with a story that makes children excited about nutrition, healthy foods, vegetables and fruits, green smoothies, and the science of plants.
 
This kids' book follows young Nic as he discovers the importance of healthy eating with a plant-rich diet and learns... Read more >
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Green Smoothie Magic

Written by Victoria Boutenko
Illustrated by Katya Korobkina


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.95

Victoria Boutenko responds to the crisis of childhood obesity with a story that makes children excited about nutrition, healthy foods, vegetables and fruits, green smoothies, and the science of plants.
 
This kids' book follows young Nic as he discovers the importance of healthy eating with a plant-rich diet and learns... Read more >
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No Monkeys, No Chocolate
No Monkeys, No Chocolate
Written by Melissa Stewart and Allen Young, Illustrated by Nicole Wong
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892872
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No Monkeys, No Chocolate

Written by Melissa Stewart and Allen Young
Illustrated by Nicole Wong


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $16.95

Everyone loves chocolate, right? But how many people actually know where chocolate comes from? How it’s made? Or that monkeys do their part to help this delicious sweet exist?

This delectable dessert comes from cocoa beans, which grow on cocoa trees in tropical rain forests. But those trees couldn’t survive without the... Read more >
Spring Blossoms
Spring Blossoms
Written by Carole Gerber, Illustrated by Leslie Evans
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580894128
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Spring Blossoms

Written by Carole Gerber
Illustrated by Leslie Evans


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $16.95

Spring is here, and with the new season come trees full of life, color . . . and blossoms! From the creators of LEAF JUMPERS and WINTER TREES, SPRING BLOSSOMS introduces readers to a variety of different flowering trees.

During a stroll through the forest, two children come across the small and... Read more >
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It's Our Garden
It's Our Garden
Written by George Ancona, Illustrated by George Ancona
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763653927
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It's Our Garden
From Seeds to Harvest in a School Garden
Written by George Ancona
Illustrated by George Ancona


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.99

Want to grow what you eat and eat what you grow? Visit this lively, flourishing school-andcommunity garden and be inspired to cultivate your own.

At an elementary school in Santa Fe, the bell rings for recess and kids fly out the door to check what’s happening in their garden. As the seasons... Read more >
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Cherry Blossoms Say Spring
Cherry Blossoms Say Spring
Written by Jill Esbaum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426309847
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Cherry Blossoms Say Spring

Written by Jill Esbaum


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $5.95

In the style of the Picture the Seasons books, Cherry Blossoms Say Spring looks at the life cycle of a cherry tree, the history behind the gift of the Japanese cherry trees to our nation's capital, and the association of cherry trees and spring. Vibrant scenes from the Cherry Blossom Festival... Read more >
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 >
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The Life of Rice
The Life of Rice
Written by Richard Sobol, Photographed by Richard Sobol
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763632526
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The Life of Rice
From Seedling to Supper
Written by Richard Sobol
Photographed by Richard Sobol


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $17.99

Follow a photographer to Thailand as he documents the life of rice—from planting ceremony to eating—in a compelling narrative with vivid color images.

Rice is one of the most abundant and widely grown crops in the world today. In Thailand, rice is grown everywhere—and it is almost always a part of every... Read more >
Honey Bees
Honey Bees
Written by Stephen Buchmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385737708
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Honey Bees
Letters from the Hive
Written by Stephen Buchmann


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2010
Price: $16.99

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 >
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Honey Bees
Honey Bees
Written by Stephen Buchmann
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375895579
Our Price: $7.99
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Honey Bees
Letters from the Hive
Written by Stephen Buchmann


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2010
Price: $7.99

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 >
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Hungry Plants
Hungry Plants
Written by Mary Batten
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307531223
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Hungry Plants

Written by Mary Batten


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 14, 2010
Price: $3.99

This book offers readers a bug’s-eye view into the strange and fascinating world of carnivorous plants. From the “jaws” of the Venus flytrap to the pretty sundew plant whose delicate tentacles entrap its prey, the unique anatomy and behaviors of meat-eating plants are detailed with clear, engaging text and art.


From the... Read more >
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Aunt Mary's Rose
Aunt Mary's Rose
Written by Douglas Wood, Illustrated by LeUyen Pham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763610906
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Aunt Mary's Rose

Written by Douglas Wood
Illustrated by LeUyen Pham


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $16.99

A best-selling author and illustrator team up to cultivate a heartwarming, true story of a family linked through time by the tending of a beloved rosebush.

Aunt Mary has a very special rosebush in her garden. She says a little bit of Douglas can be found inside it. And she tells him... Read more >
Apples for Everyone
Apples for Everyone
Written by Jill Esbaum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426305238
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Apples for Everyone

Written by Jill Esbaum


Format: Trade Paperback, 16 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $5.95

Apples for Everyone is a new picture book in the Picture the Seasons series that the whole family can enjoy. This attractive and educational companion to the best-selling titles A Tree for All Seasons and Pilgrims of Plymouth features stunning National Geographic photography and a stimulating, accessible text.

Apples! The very word... Read more >
Plant Secrets
Plant Secrets
Written by Emily Goodman, Illustrated by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892056
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Plant Secrets

Written by Emily Goodman
Illustrated by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $7.95

Look for the SECRET hidden inside . . .

Plants come in all shapes and sizes, but they go through the same stages as they grow. Using four common plants, young readers learn about a plant's life cycles. Simple text and colorful illustrations show the major phases of plant growth: seed, plant... Read more >
Big Yellow Sunflower
Big Yellow Sunflower
Written by Frances Barry, Illustrated by Frances Barry
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763637248
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Big Yellow Sunflower

Written by Frances Barry
Illustrated by Frances Barry


Format: Hardcover, 22 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $8.99

Explore the wonders of things that grow! These Fold Out and Find Out books have pages that open and transform before your eyes.

A seed is falling to the ground. What will it be? Turn the shaped pages as a mole, a worm, a snail, a bird, a bee, and other creatures... Read more >
Science Chapters: Venus Flytraps, Bladderworts
Science Chapters: Venus Flytraps, Bladderworts
Written by Monica Halpern
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792259572
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Science Chapters: Venus Flytraps, Bladderworts
and Other Wild and Amazing Plants
Written by Monica Halpern


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $17.90

The oddities of the plant kingdom cataloged for the reader's delight and disgust: from meat-eating to poisonous plants.

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.  Read more >
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