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The Big Golden Book of Dinosaurs
The Big Golden Book of Dinosaurs
Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker, Illustrated by Luis V. Rey
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375966798
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The Big Golden Book of Dinosaurs

Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker
Illustrated by Luis V. Rey


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $19.99

Renowned paleontologist Robert T. Bakker and award-winning paleoartist Luis V. Rey combine forces in this oversized picture book about the evolution of dinosaurs. From the conquest of land by dino ancestor Acanthostega during the Devonian Period, through the mass die-off of dinosaurs at the end of the Cretaceous Period, Bakker and... Read more >
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The Big Golden Book of Dinosaurs
The Big Golden Book of Dinosaurs
Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker, Illustrated by Luis V. Rey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375859588
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The Big Golden Book of Dinosaurs

Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker
Illustrated by Luis V. Rey


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $16.99

Renowned paleontologist Robert T. Bakker and award-winning paleoartist Luis V. Rey combine forces in this oversized picture book about the evolution of dinosaurs. From the conquest of land by dino ancestor Acanthostega during the Devonian Period, through the mass die-off of dinosaurs at the end of the Cretaceous Period, Bakker and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Volcano Rising
Volcano Rising
Written by Elizabeth Rusch
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580894081
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Volcano Rising

Written by Elizabeth Rusch


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $17.95

Volcanoes are a scary, catastrophic phenomenon that creates mass destruction as far as its deadly lava can reach, right? Not quite . . .

Elizabeth Rusch explores volcanoes in their entirety, explaining how they’re not all as bad as they’re made out to be. Using examples of real volcanoes from around the... Read more >
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Volcano Rising
Volcano Rising
Written by Elizabeth Rusch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580894098
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Volcano Rising

Written by Elizabeth Rusch


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $7.95

Volcanoes are a scary, catastrophic phenomenon that creates mass destruction as far as its deadly lava can reach, right? Not quite . . .

Elizabeth Rusch explores volcanoes in their entirety, explaining how they’re not all as bad as they’re made out to be. Using examples of real volcanoes from around the... Read more >
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Black Gold
Black Gold
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375859687
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Black Gold
The Story of Oil in Our Lives
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $15.99

Oil is not pretty, but it is a resource that drives the modern world.  It has made fortunes for the lucky few and provided jobs for millions of ordinary folks.

Thick and slippery, crude oil has an evil smell. Yet without it, life as we live it today would be impossible. Oil... Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975331
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #28: High Tide in Hawaii
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: May 30, 2012
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #28: High Tide in Hawaii, they had lots of questions. What causes tsunamis? Who studies earthquakes? How do volcanoes form?...

Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #12: Sabertooths and the Ice Age
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #12: Sabertooths and the Ice Age
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975300
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #12: Sabertooths and the Ice Age
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #7: Sunset of the Sabertooth
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2012
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #7: Sunset of the Sabertooth, they had lots of questions. What was it like to live in the Ice Age?... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
National Geographic Kids Everything Weather
National Geographic Kids Everything Weather
Written by Kathy Furgang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426310584
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National Geographic Kids Everything Weather
Facts, Photos, and Fun that Will Blow You Away
Written by Kathy Furgang


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $12.95

Weather can be wild, freaky, and fascinating! Powerful twisters roar through homes; earthquakes shatter whole cities; hurricanes fly through towns. How does it all happen and how do we know what we do? All you need to know about weather and all of its wildness will be found in the pages... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Weather
National Geographic Kids Everything Weather
Written by Kathy Furgang
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310638
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National Geographic Kids Everything Weather
Facts, Photos, and Fun that Will Blow You Away
Written by Kathy Furgang


Format: Hardcover Library Binding
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $25.90

Weather can be wild, freaky, and fascinating! Powerful twisters roar through homes; earthquakes shatter whole cities; hurricanes fly through towns. How does it all happen and how do we know what we do? All you need to know about weather and all of its wildness will be found in the pages... Read more >
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10 Things I Can Do to Help My World
10 Things I Can Do to Help My World
Written by Melanie Walsh, Illustrated by Melanie Walsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763659196
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10 Things I Can Do to Help My World

Written by Melanie Walsh
Illustrated by Melanie Walsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $8.99

Even young children are eager to help the environment — and here is a bright, inviting novelty book that offers simple ways to make a difference.

Do you remember to turn off the tap while you brush your teeth? How about using both sides of the paper when writing and drawing? Or... Read more >
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National Geographic Bee Ultimate Fact Book:Countries A to Z
National Geographic Bee Ultimate Fact Book:Countries A to Z
Written by Andrew Wojtanik
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426309472
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National Geographic Bee Ultimate Fact Book:Countries A to Z

Written by Andrew Wojtanik


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $12.95

In this easy-to-use fact book, kids will find all the facts they need to know to be a geography expert. Created by a National Geographic Bee winner, this is the perfect tool for kids to use to help them prepare for a competition, study for a test, or fill their hunger... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Who Will Save My Planet?
Who Will Save My Planet?
Written by Cristina Urrutia
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492813
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Who Will Save My Planet?

Written by Cristina Urrutia


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $10.95

This unique and powerful wordless book uses striking photos to show the impact of humans on the environment. Each provocative image speaks volumes. On every spread we are shown a treasure that nature has given us beside a picture of how we’ve abused that treasure. We see a beautiful forest glade... Read more >
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 >
Black Gold
Black Gold
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375896866
Our Price: $10.99
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Black Gold
The Story of Oil in Our Lives
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $10.99

Oil is not pretty, but it is a resource that drives the modern world.  It has made fortunes for the lucky few and provided jobs for millions of ordinary folks.

Thick and slippery, crude oil has an evil smell. Yet without it, life as we live it today would be impossible. Oil... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375983283
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #39: Dark Day in the Deep Sea
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $5.99

How are an octopus and a squid different? What kinds of creatures live in the deepest abyss of the ocean? What do scientists say some legendary sea monsters really are? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this Magic Tree House Fact Tracker: Sea Monsters. Read more >
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Witness to Disaster: Tsunamis

Written by Judy Fradin
Edited by Dennis Fradin


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2011
Price: $4.95

It’s another beautiful day of your paradise vacation in South Asia. You look out onto a calm sea on this day after Christmas, already looking forward to ringing in 2005. But why is the ocean receding so far from shore? Are those fish flapping around in the sand? Something is not... Read more >
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Tornado!
Tornado!
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307799
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Tornado!
The Story Behind These Twisting, Turning, Spinning, and Spiraling Storms
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $16.95

Through riveting narrative and eyewitness stories, young readers learn what it's really like to be caught in a monster tornado. Captivating first-person accounts and news reports detail survivors' experiences of the most destructive tornadoes ever to occur in the United States. And thrill-seekers' reports add to the drama and suspense. Historical... Read more >
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Tornado!
Tornado!
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307805
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Tornado!
The Story Behind These Twisting, Turning, Spinning, and Spiraling Storms
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $26.90

Through riveting narrative and eyewitness stories, young readers learn what it's really like to be caught in a monster tornado. Captivating first-person accounts and news reports detail survivors' experiences of the most destructive tornadoes ever to occur in the United States. And thrill-seekers' reports add to the drama and suspense. Historical... Read more >
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How the Weather Works
How the Weather Works
Written by Christiane Dorion, Illustrated by Beverley Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763652623
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How the Weather Works
A Hands-on Guide to Our Changing Climate
Written by Christiane Dorion
Illustrated by Beverley Young


Format: Hardcover, 20 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $17.99

What is a tornado? Why does it snow? How is a hurricane created? Find out in this novelty-packed introduction to our planet’s weather.

Tackling both normal and extreme scenarios, this is an entertaining and enlightening exploration of the world’s weather. With bright, friendly illustrations, plus pop-ups, pull-tabs, and booklets, this interactive book... Read more >
NG Kids World Atlas
NG Kids World Atlas
Written by National Geographic
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306877
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NG Kids World Atlas

Written by National Geographic


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $12.95

In the new, reduced trim size edition of National Geographic’s award-winning World Atlas for Young Explorers, we’ve punched up the content with the very latest maps, data, and essays about the world and all that is in it. More than 200 color images transport kids to intriguing places, and 115 pages... Read more >
Volcano!
Volcano!
Written by Judith Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426308154
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Volcano!
The Icelandic Eruption of 2010 and Other Hot, Smoky, Fierce, and Fiery Mountains
Written by Judith Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $6.95

True-life accounts from a wide variety of people, including scientists, sightseers, and thrillseekers, add to the compelling readability of this book that gives readers both a historical perspective on the human experience of volcanoes and a scientific perspective on why they occur and what scientists are doing to help people stay out of the... Read more >
We Are the Weather Makers
We Are the Weather Makers
Written by Tim Flannery, Adapted by Sally M. Walker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763646561
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We Are the Weather Makers
The History of Climate Change
Written by Tim Flannery
Adapted by Sally M. Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $9.99

Now in paperback! Every young person who cares about preserving the planet needs to know what’s inside this book—and follow the authors’ call to action.

First published for an adult readership, THE WEATHER MAKERS got kudos for its solid science and powerful message. Now this accessible edition speaks directly to young adults... Read more >
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How the World Works
How the World Works
Written by Christian Dorian, Illustrated by Beverley Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763648015
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How the World Works
A Hands-On Guide to Our Amazing Planet
Written by Christian Dorian
Illustrated by Beverley Young


Format: Hardcover, 18 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $17.99

How do the ocean currents move? What is a carbon footprint? Why does it rain? Readers are invited on a novelty-packed journey of discovery to find out how the earth works.

Answering a multitude of questions about how our world works, this fun, engaging book introduces the earth’s important cycles and offers... Read more >
A Really Short History of Nearly Everything
A Really Short History of Nearly Everything
Written by Bill Bryson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385738101
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A Really Short History of Nearly Everything

Written by Bill Bryson


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $19.99

Enter the world of science as Bill Bryson unmasks the mysteries of the universe.

Did you know that:

• Every atom in your body has almost certainly passed through several stars and been part of millions of organisms on its way to being you?

• If you are an average-sized kid, you have enough... Read more >
We Are the Weather Makers
We Are the Weather Makers
Written by Tim Flannery, Adapted by Sall M. Walker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763636562
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We Are the Weather Makers
The History of Climate Change
Written by Tim Flannery
Adapted by Sall M. Walker


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $17.99

Every young person who cares about preserving the planet needs to know what’s inside this book — and follow the authors’ call to action.

First published for an adult readership, THE WEATHER MAKERS received critical kudos for its solid science and powerful message. Now this accessible new edition speaks directly to young... Read more >
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