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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 >
Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780517709948
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Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $16.99

The family from Secrets of the Garden are back in a new book about backyard science that explains why the seasons change.

Alice and her friend Zack explore the reasons for the seasons. Alice's narrative is all about noticing the changes as fall turns into winter, spring, and then summer. She explains... Read more >
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Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780517709955
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Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $19.99

The family from Secrets of the Garden are back in a new book about backyard science that explains why the seasons change.

Alice and her friend Zack explore the reasons for the seasons. Alice's narrative is all about noticing the changes as fall turns into winter, spring, and then summer. She explains... Read more >
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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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A Black Hole is Not a Hole
A Black Hole is Not a Hole
Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano, Read by Maxwell Glick, Tara Sands and Everette Plen
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804121798
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A Black Hole is Not a Hole

Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano
Read by Maxwell Glick, Tara Sands and Everette Plen


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.00

If a black hole is not a hole, then what is it? Find out what black holes are, what causes them, and how scientists first discovered them. Learn how astronomers find black holes, get to know our nearest black-hole neighbor, and take a journey that will literally s-t-r-e-t-c-h the mind. Read more >
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A Black Hole is Not a Hole
A Black Hole is Not a Hole
Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano, Read by Maxwell Glick, Tara Sands and Everette Plen
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804121804
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A Black Hole is Not a Hole

Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano
Read by Maxwell Glick, Tara Sands and Everette Plen


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $8.00

If a black hole is not a hole, then what is it? Find out what black holes are, what causes them, and how scientists first discovered them. Learn how astronomers find black holes, get to know our nearest black-hole neighbor, and take a journey that will literally s-t-r-e-t-c-h the mind.

Includes a... Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
Written by Catherine D. Hughes, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426310140
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space

Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $14.95

This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud. The book will... Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
Written by Catherine D. Hughes, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310157
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space

Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $23.90

This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud. The book will explain basic... 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 >
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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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space
Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space
Written by Amy Sklansky, Illustrated by Stacey Schuett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375864599
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Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space

Written by Amy Sklansky
Illustrated by Stacey Schuett


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $17.99

Amy Sklansky and Stacey Schuett give young explorers the moon and stars and beyond!

The mysteries of the universe and the science of space exploration are perennialy popular subjects, and Out of This World is a wonderful introduction. Amy Sklansky has written evocative poems about planets and stars and rockets and... 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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Older than The Stars
Older than The Stars
Written by Karen C. Fox
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917882
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Older than The Stars

Written by Karen C. Fox


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

How old are you?--Older than you think.

In a way, we are all as old as the universe itself. In fact, every bit of every one of us was created in the Big Bang, billions of years ago.

Stunning illustrations and lively verse tell the story of the cosmic connections that tie human... Read more >
Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)
Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375986178
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Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $9.99

Percy has been telling ghost stories about Rolf’s Castle, the old ruin near one of the main lines. Thomas doesn’t want to believe in ghosts, but when odd things keep happening, he gets nervous. But on an important, special run, Thomas starts to figure out that mysterious happenings usually have reasonable...

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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.
May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)
May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375986963
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May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2011
Price: $9.99

Thomas has a new friend in the Yard, Emily, and she is determined to prove that she is as Really Useful as Thomas. One day, she challenges Thomas to a race. Whoever can do their jobs the fastest is the winner. Soon they are off, each on a whirlwind rush around... Read more >
Thomas and the Shooting Star (Thomas and Friends)
Thomas and the Shooting Star (Thomas and Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375984150
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Thomas and the Shooting Star (Thomas and Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: December 22, 2010
Price: $7.99

One restless night, Thomas looks out and sees a shooting star flash by. Determined to see where it went, Thomas sets out into the darkened countryside. The strange nighttime sights and noises add up to a wonderful after-dark adventure for Thomas.


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Super Stars
Super Stars
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426306020
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Super Stars
The Biggest, Hottest, Brightest, and Most Explosive Stars in the Milky Way
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $25.90

Everyone knows that those bright, white dots in the night sky are stars; but how many of us really know what stars are, how they are born, how their lives affect ours, and how they die. SuperStars! is a book to expand the knowledge and fire the imaginations of stargazers everywhere... Read more >
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Super Stars
Super Stars
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426306013
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Super Stars
The Biggest, Hottest, Brightest, and Most Explosive Stars in the Milky Way
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $16.95

Everyone knows that those bright, white dots in the night sky are stars; but how many of us really know what stars are, how they are born, how their lives affect ours, and how they die. SuperStars! is a book to expand the knowledge and fire the imaginations of stargazers everywhere... Read more >
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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 >
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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 >
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