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Amazing Armadillos
Amazing Armadillos
Written by Jennifer Mckerley, Illustrated by Paul Mirocha
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ISBN: 9780553534962
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Amazing Armadillos

Written by Jennifer Mckerley
Illustrated by Paul Mirocha


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

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Armadillos may look funny, move oh-so-slowly, and smell a little stinky but mostly they are extraordinary! For example, they can jump three feet in the air to scare away any predators (especially the human variety), they can hold their breath underwater for 10 minutes, and they’ve been... Read more >
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Frozen in Time
Frozen in Time
Written by Mark Kurlansky
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385743884
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Frozen in Time
Clarence Birdseye's Outrageous Idea About Frozen Food
Written by Mark Kurlansky


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $15.99

Nonfiction for kids interested in science, biography, and early entrepreneurs, this work explores the life story of Clarence Birdseye, the man who revolutionized the frozen food industry and changed the way people eat all over the world. Adapted from Mark Kurlansky’s adult work Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man.
 
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Frozen in Time
Frozen in Time
Written by Mark Kurlansky
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ISBN: 9780385372442
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Frozen in Time
Clarence Birdseye's Outrageous Idea About Frozen Food
Written by Mark Kurlansky


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $7.99

Nonfiction for kids interested in science, biography, and early entrepreneurs, this work explores the life story of Clarence Birdseye, the man who revolutionized the frozen food industry and changed the way people eat all over the world. Adapted from Mark Kurlansky’s adult work Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man.
 
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Frozen in Time
Frozen in Time
Written by Mark Kurlansky
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ISBN: 9780385372435
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Frozen in Time
Clarence Birdseye's Outrageous Idea About Frozen Food
Written by Mark Kurlansky


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $7.99

Nonfiction for kids interested in science, biography, and early entrepreneurs, this work explores the life story of Clarence Birdseye, the man who revolutionized the frozen food industry and changed the way people eat all over the world. Adapted from Mark Kurlansky’s adult work Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man.
 
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Frozen in Time
Frozen in Time
Written by Mark Kurlansky
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375991356
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Frozen in Time
Clarence Birdseye's Outrageous Idea About Frozen Food
Written by Mark Kurlansky


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $18.99

Break out the TV dinners! From the author who gave us Cod, Salt, and other informative bestsellers, the first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process revolutionized the food industry and American agriculture. Read more >
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Before After
Before After
Written by Matthias Arégui and Anne-Margot Ramstein, Illustrated by Matthias Arégui and Anne-Margot Ramstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763676216
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Before After

Written by Matthias Arégui and Anne-Margot Ramstein
Illustrated by Matthias Arégui and Anne-Margot Ramstein


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $19.99

Which came first? No words are necessary in this beautiful, artfully humorous book, in which every turn of the page offers a surprise.

Everyone knows that a tiny acorn grows into a mighty oak and a caterpillar becomes a butterfly. But in this clever, visually enchanting volume, it’s also true that a... Read more >
The Mysteries of Beethoven's Hair
The Mysteries of Beethoven's Hair
Written by Russell Martin and Lydia Nibley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917158
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The Mysteries of Beethoven's Hair

Written by Russell Martin and Lydia Nibley


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $7.95

At the time of Ludwig van Beethoven’s death, it was a common practice to take a lock of hair from the deceased as a remembrance, a sacred remnant of the person who meant so much when alive. One such lock of Beethoven’s hair survived through the years and eventually became the... Read more >
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Ultimate Bodypedia
Ultimate Bodypedia
Written by Patricia Daniels, Christina Wilsdon and Jen Agresta
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426317217
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Ultimate Bodypedia
An Amazing Inside-Out Tour of the Human Body
Written by Patricia Daniels, Christina Wilsdon and Jen Agresta


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $24.99

This fun, smart guide to the human body answers kids' questions and engages them with amazing facts, photos, illustrations, and diagrams. The kid-friendly journey travels through the body and all its systems and is sprinkled throughout with plenty of health tips, top 10 lists, simple experiments, and weird-but-true wacky details. Young... Read more >
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Ultimate Bodypedia
Ultimate Bodypedia
Written by Patricia Daniels, Christina Wilsdon and Jen Agresta
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317224
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Ultimate Bodypedia
An Amazing Inside-Out Tour of the Human Body
Written by Patricia Daniels, Christina Wilsdon and Jen Agresta


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 272 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $33.90

This fun, smart guide to the human body answers kids' questions and engages them with amazing facts, photos, illustrations, and diagrams. The kid-friendly journey travels through the body and all its systems and is sprinkled throughout with plenty of health tips, top 10 lists, simple experiments, and weird-but-true wacky details. Young... Read more >
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Animalium
Animalium
Written by Jenny Broom, Illustrated by Katie Scott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763675080
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Animalium

Written by Jenny Broom
Illustrated by Katie Scott


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $35.00

Welcome to the Museum is a series of books set on the "walls" of the printed page, showcasing the world’s finest collections of objects — from natural history to art. Open 365 days a year and unrestricted by the constraints of physical space, each title in this series is organized into... Read more >
Get the Scoop on Animal Puke!
Get the Scoop on Animal Puke!
Written by Dawn Cusick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781623540456
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Get the Scoop on Animal Puke!
From Zombie Ants to Vampire Bats, 251 Cool Facts about Vomit, Regurgitation, & More!
Written by Dawn Cusick


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $14.95

It sounds like cheap pandering to children’s obsession with the gross and disgusting, but actually it’s a fantastic way to learn a lot of science. Following in the footsteps of the bestselling Get the Scoop on Animal Poop!, animal puke serves many purposes in the natural world: it can scare and... Read more >
Who Needs a Desert?
Who Needs a Desert?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493865
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Who Needs a Desert?
A Desert Ecosystem
Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.99

Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out

   • How deserts are formed 
   • Where deserts are found 
   • How plants and animals adapt to the severe environment 
   • What wildlife thrives there 
   • Which plants bloom under the blazing sun 
   • How desert plants and animals get energy and food 
   • What happens in the rainy seasons 
   • Why desert land... Read more >
Who Needs a Prairie?
Who Needs a Prairie?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493889
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Who Needs a Prairie?
A Grassland Ecosystem
Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.99

Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out

   • How wild and rugged prairies become grasslands 
   • Why prairie inhabitants depend on each other and their surroundings 
   • What wildlife and plants thrive in large open spaces 
   • How seasons and weather conditions affect life on the prairies 
   • How fire restores the land 
   • What life is... Read more >
Who Needs a Reef?
Who Needs a Reef?
Written by Karen Patkau
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ISBN: 9781770493902
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Who Needs a Reef?
A Coral Ecosystem
Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.99

Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out

   • How coral reefs form 
   • Why coral reefs bustle and teem with life 
   • Why there are more kinds of living things on coral reefs than anywhere else in the sea 
   • What the types of hard corals are 
   • Which plants and animals attach themselves to... Read more >
Whose Feet?
Whose Feet?
Written by Nina Hess, Illustrated by John Kanzler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553512786
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Whose Feet?

Written by Nina Hess
Illustrated by John Kanzler


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2014
Price: $3.99

Mole claws scrape out a new home. A duck uses her webbed feet to flip underwater and search for a snack. Orangutan feet grab on tight as they swing from vine to vine. Who knew that feet could be so special and perform such extraordinary feats! Read more >
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The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)
The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)
Written by Lori Haskins Houran, Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385382847
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The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)

Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $4.99

The most exciting adventures are the ones that really happened! This brand-new Totally True Adventures book follow America’s first superstar pilot, Charles Lindbergh.
 
In the 1920s, flying was brand new—and very dangerous.
A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams... Read more >
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The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)
The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)
Written by Lori Haskins Houran, Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
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ISBN: 9780385382861
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The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)

Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $4.99

The most exciting adventures are the ones that really happened! This brand-new Totally True Adventures book follow America’s first superstar pilot, Charles Lindbergh.
 
In the 1920s, flying was brand new—and very dangerous.
A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams... Read more >
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The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)
The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)
Written by Lori Haskins Houran, Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385382854
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The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)

Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $12.99

The most exciting adventures are the ones that really happened! This brand-new Totally True Adventures book follow America’s first superstar pilot, Charles Lindbergh.
 
In the 1920s, flying was brand new—and very dangerous.
A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Information Graphics: Human Body
Information Graphics: Human Body
Written by Simon Rogers, Illustrated by Peter Grundy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671235
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Information Graphics: Human Body

Written by Simon Rogers
Illustrated by Peter Grundy


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $17.99

The second in a visually stunning series, Information Graphics: Human Body shows just how interesting and humorous scientific information can be. Complex facts about the human body are reinterpreted as stylish infographics that astonish, amuse, and inform. Researched by the Guardian’s Datablog expert and designed by the father of infographics, Peter... Read more >
Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes
Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Emily Sutton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763673154
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Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes

Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Emily Sutton


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.99

Find out how the smallest things on the planet do some of the biggest jobs in this intriguing introduction to the world of microbes.

All around the world — in the sea, in the soil, in the air, and in your body — there are living things so tiny that millions could... Read more >
It's So Amazing!
It's So Amazing!
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763668730
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It's So Amazing!
A Book about Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Hardcover, 88 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2014
Price: $22.99

"An outstanding book. . . . Meets the needs of those in-between or curious kids who are not ready, developmentally or emotionally, for It’s Perfectly Normal." —Booklist (starred review)

How does a baby begin? What makes a baby male or female? How is a baby born? Children have plenty of questions about... Read more >
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It's So Amazing!
It's So Amazing!
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763668747
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It's So Amazing!
A Book about Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2014
Price: $12.99

"An outstanding book. . . . Meets the needs of those in-between or curious kids who are not ready, developmentally or emotionally, for It’s Perfectly Normal."Booklist (starred review)

How does a baby begin? What makes a baby male or female? How is a baby born? Children have plenty of questions about... Read more >
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Eat Your Science Homework
Eat Your Science Homework
Written by Ann McCallum, Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570912986
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Eat Your Science Homework
Recipes for Inquiring Minds
Written by Ann McCallum
Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

Hungry readers discover delicious and distinct recipes in this witty companion to Eat Your Math Homework. A main text explains upper-elementary science concepts, including subatomic particles, acids and bases, black holes, and more. Alongside simple recipes, side-bars encourage readers to also experiment and explore outside of the kitchen. A review, glossary... Read more >
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Eat Your Science Homework
Eat Your Science Homework
Written by Ann McCallum, Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570912993
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Eat Your Science Homework
Recipes for Inquiring Minds
Written by Ann McCallum
Illustrated by Leeza Hernandez


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $7.95

Hungry readers discover delicious and distinct recipes in this witty companion to Eat Your Math Homework. A main text explains upper-elementary science concepts, including subatomic particles, acids and bases, black holes, and more. Alongside simple recipes, side-bars encourage readers to also experiment and explore outside of the kitchen. A review, glossary... Read more >
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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763671143
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Lady Liberty: Candlewick Biographies
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.99

A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail.

"Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift."

It begins in 1865 as a romantic idea, but ten years later Édouard... Read more >
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