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National Geographic Kids Super Space Sticker Activity Book
National Geographic Kids Super Space Sticker Activity Book
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426315565
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National Geographic Kids Super Space Sticker Activity Book
Over 1,000 Stickers!
Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $6.99

An exciting interactive title chock-full of stars, planets, aliens, and everything out of this world brings National Geographic Kids signature content to a sticker and activity book format. For kids who love our universe, this book features the coolest science kids can't get enough of: our planet Earth, cool asteroids, fun... Read more >
Alien Worlds
Alien Worlds
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426311109
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Alien Worlds
Your Guide to Extraterrestrial Life
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $16.95

Are we alone? Or could life on alien worlds really exist? David A. Aguilar, space artist extraordinaire, shows readers what creatures living on extrasolar planets might be like, using real science and stunning otherworldly illustration.
 
Just as Earth creatures have adapted to use the air, water, gravity, and other elements of... Read more >
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Alien Worlds
Alien Worlds
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426311116
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Alien Worlds
Your Guide to Extraterrestrial Life
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 80 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $25.90

Are we alone? Or could life on alien worlds really exist? David A. Aguilar, space artist extraordinaire, shows readers what creatures living on extrasolar planets might be like, using real science and stunning otherworldly illustration.
 
Just as Earth creatures have adapted to use the air, water, gravity, and other elements of Earth... Read more >
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Space Encyclopedia
Space Encyclopedia
Written by David A. Aguilar, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426309489
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Space Encyclopedia
A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
Written by David A. Aguilar
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $24.95

Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the National Geographic Space Encyclopedia is ideal for the family... Read more >
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Space Encyclopedia
Space Encyclopedia
Written by David A. Aguilar, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426315602
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Space Encyclopedia
A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
Written by David A. Aguilar
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $38.90

Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the National Geographic Space Encyclopedia is ideal for the family bookshelf, providing... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Funny Fill-in: My Space Adventure
National Geographic Kids Funny Fill-in: My Space Adventure
Written by Emily Krieger, Illustrated by Dan Sipple
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426313547
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National Geographic Kids Funny Fill-in: My Space Adventure

Written by Emily Krieger
Illustrated by Dan Sipple


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $4.99

Hop on board your brand-new spaceship. You've been selected by world leaders to explore strange new worlds, meet new alien beings, and even taste some of their food. What happens next is up to YOU! Filled with excitement and hilarity, this compositional challenge lets you tell your very own story starring...YOU!... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Planets
National Geographic Readers: Planets
Written by Elizabeth Carney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426310362
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National Geographic Readers: Planets

Written by Elizabeth Carney


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $3.99

This brilliantly illustrated book taps into children's natural curiosity about the vast world of space. This level two reader, written in simple language that is easy for young readers to understand, introduces children to our solar system, including all of the planets and dwarf planets, and lots of fascinating fun facts... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Planets
National Geographic Readers: Planets
Written by Elizabeth Carney
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310379
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National Geographic Readers: Planets

Written by Elizabeth Carney


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $13.90

This brilliantly illustrated book taps into children's natural curiosity about the vast world of space. This level two reader, written in simple language that is easy for young readers to understand, introduces children to our solar system, including all of the planets and dwarf planets, and lots of fascinating fun facts... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Eight Days Gone
Eight Days Gone
Written by Linda McReynolds
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893640
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Eight Days Gone

Written by Linda McReynolds


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $16.95

Snappy verse and retro art recount Apollo 11's historic, eight-day mission to the moon in 1969. Young readers learn the basics about the gear, equipment, and spaceship used by the astronauts, as well as the history of NASA's moon mission. Read more >
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Eight Days Gone
Eight Days Gone
Written by Linda McReynolds
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893657
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Eight Days Gone

Written by Linda McReynolds


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Snappy verse and retro art recount Apollo 11's historic, eight-day mission to the moon in 1969. Young readers learn the basics about the gear, equipment, and spaceship used by the astronauts, as well as the history of NASA's moon mission. Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
A Black Hole Is Not a Hole
A Black Hole Is Not a Hole
Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917837
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A Black Hole Is Not a Hole

Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $18.95

Get ready to S-T-R-E-T-C-H your mind!

What is a black hole? Where do they come from? How were they discovered? Can we visit one? Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano takes readers on a ride through the galaxies (ours, and others), answering these questions and many more about the phenomenon known as a black hole.

In... Read more >
Cars on Mars
Cars on Mars
Written by Alexandra Siy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570914638
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Cars on Mars
Roving the Red Planet
Written by Alexandra Siy


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $9.95

In CARS ON MARS readers can follow the course of NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover (MER) mission as twin rovers Spirit and Opportunity explore the Red Planet. Learn how scientists determined that there was once water on Mars and how the Earthbound NASA team resolved problems with the rovers from afar in... Read more >
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13 Planets
13 Planets
Written by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307706
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13 Planets
The Latest View of the Solar System
Written by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.95

First, Pluto left. Then it came back, along with Ceres and Eris...and now Haumea and MakeMake, too! The recent actions of the International Astronomical Union have put every solar system book out of date. In response, National Geographic joins forces with David Aguilar of the Harvard Smithsonian Astronomical Observatory to revise... Read more >
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13 Planets
13 Planets
Written by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307713
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13 Planets
The Latest View of the Solar System
Written by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $25.90

First, Pluto left. Then it came back, along with Ceres and Eris...and now Haumea and MakeMake, too! The recent actions of the International Astronomical Union have put every solar system book out of date. In response, National Geographic joins forces with David Aguilar of the Harvard Smithsonian Astronomical Observatory to revise... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Zigzag: Every Planet Has a Place
Zigzag: Every Planet Has a Place
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306624
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Zigzag: Every Planet Has a Place

Written by Becky Baines


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $5.95

Look up! Discover that Every Planet Has a Place. The Earth is just one of many planets in our solar system. Why is this the perfect place for us to live? Which are the "gas planets?" And why have we changed what we think of Pluto? Then Zigzag into other questions... Read more >
This Is Rocket Science
This Is Rocket Science
Written by Gloria Skurzynski
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426305986
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This Is Rocket Science
True Stories of the Risk-taking Scientists who Figure Out Ways to Explore Beyond Earth
Written by Gloria Skurzynski


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 80 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2010
Price: $28.90

..three, two, one... we have liftoff! From the award-winning author of Are We Alone? comes a title to propel young imaginations far into space. This Is Rocket Science explores the past, present, and future of space travel.

The compelling text—vetted by NASA scientists—is a combination of history, science, human drama, and future... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
This Is Rocket Science
This Is Rocket Science
Written by Gloria Skurzynski
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426305979
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This Is Rocket Science
True Stories of the Risk-taking Scientists who Figure Out Ways to Explore Beyond Earth
Written by Gloria Skurzynski


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2010
Price: $18.95

..three, two, one... we have liftoff! From the award-winning author of Are We Alone? comes a title to propel young imaginations far into space. This Is Rocket Science explores the past, present, and future of space travel.

The compelling text—vetted by NASA scientists—is a combination of history, science, human drama, and future... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
This Is Rocket Science
True Stories of the Risk-taking Scientists who Figure Out Ways to Explore Beyond
Written by Gloria Skurzynski


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2010
Price: $18.95

..three, two, one... we have liftoff! From the award-winning author of Are We Alone? comes a title to propel young imaginations far into space. This Is Rocket Science explores the past, present, and future of space travel.

The compelling text—vetted by NASA scientists—is a combination of history, science, human drama, and future... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Cars on Mars
Cars on Mars
Written by Alexandra Siy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570914621
Our Price: $18.95
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Cars on Mars
Roving the Red Planet
Written by Alexandra Siy


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $18.95

In CARS ON MARS readers can follow the course of NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover (MER) mission as twin rovers Spirit and Opportunity explore the Red Planet. Learn how scientists determined that there was once water on Mars and how the Earthbound NASA team resolved problems with the rovers from afar in... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Faces of the Moon
Faces of the Moon
Written by Bob Crelin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917851
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Faces of the Moon

Written by Bob Crelin


Format: Hardcover, 36 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $16.95

Why does the Moon seem to change shape from night to night? In this unique book, innovative die-cuts and playful poetry introduce the names and shapes of the lunar phases to explain the role light and shadow play in this transformation. Read more >
Almost Astronauts
Almost Astronauts
Written by Tanya Lee Stone, Foreword by Margaret A. Weitekamp
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763645021
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Almost Astronauts
13 Women Who Dared to Dream
Written by Tanya Lee Stone
Foreword by Margaret A. Weitekamp


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2009
Price: $17.99

They had the right stuff. They defied the prejudices of the time. And they blazed a trail for generations of women to follow.

What does it take to be an astronaut? Excellence at flying, courage, intelligence, resistance to stress, top physical shape — any checklist would include these. But when America created... Read more >
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Almost Astronauts
Almost Astronauts
Written by Tanya Lee Stone, Foreword by Margaret A. Weitekamp
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763636111
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Almost Astronauts
13 Women Who Dared to Dream
Written by Tanya Lee Stone
Foreword by Margaret A. Weitekamp


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2009
Price: $24.99

They had the right stuff. They defied the prejudices of the time. And they blazed a trail for generations of women to follow.

What does it take to be an astronaut? Excellence at flying, courage, intelligence, resistance to stress, top physical shape — any checklist would include these. But when America created... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Amazing Wonders Collection: The Story of an Aviator
Amazing Wonders Collection: The Story of an Aviator
Written by Marmaduke Randolph Calhoun, Edited by Clint Twist, Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763639068
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Amazing Wonders Collection: The Story of an Aviator

Written by Marmaduke Randolph Calhoun
Edited by Clint Twist
Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle


Format: Hardcover, 16 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Price: $19.99

Ideal for daring aviators-to-be! An insider's story follows the early days of flight — and features a splendid model of a biplane inside.

Step back to the 1930s, when an ambitious flying ace vows to claim the prize for the first solo around-the-world fl ight. While readying his aircraft, he offers a... Read more >
ZigZag: Every Planet Has a Place
ZigZag: Every Planet Has a Place
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303135
Our Price: $14.95
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ZigZag: Every Planet Has a Place

Written by Becky Baines


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $14.95

Look up! Discover that Every Planet Has a Place. The Earth is just one of many planets in our solar system. Why is this the perfect place for us to live? Which are the "gas planets?" And why have we changed what we think of Pluto? Then Zigzag into other questions... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
ZigZag: Every Planet Has a Place
ZigZag: Every Planet Has a Place
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303142
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ZigZag: Every Planet Has a Place

Written by Becky Baines


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $19.90

Look up! Discover that Every Planet Has a Place. The Earth is just one of many planets in our solar system. Why is this the perfect place for us to live? Which are the "gas planets?" And why have we changed what we think of Pluto? Then Zigzag into other questions... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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