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1,000 Facts About the Bible

(Available January 6, 2015)
1,000 Facts About the Bible
Written by National Geographic Kids, Foreword by Jean-Pierre Isbouts
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426318658
Our Price: $14.99
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1,000 Facts About the Bible

Written by National Geographic Kids
Foreword by Jean-Pierre Isbouts


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $14.99

This beautifully illustrated, easy to follow reference inspires kids to discover more about the Bible, with its unique presentation of historical stories and facts. Packed with features like "25 Facts about Music and Poetry" and "35 Facts about Ancient Rulers," and dozens more on palaces, beauty, gardens, fashion, and other aspects... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
1,000 Facts About the Bible

(Available January 6, 2015)
1,000 Facts About the Bible
Written by National Geographic Kids, Foreword by Jean-Pierre Isbouts
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426318665
Our Price: $23.90
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1,000 Facts About the Bible

Written by National Geographic Kids
Foreword by Jean-Pierre Isbouts


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 96 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $23.90

This beautifully illustrated, easy to follow reference inspires kids to discover more about the Bible, with its unique presentation of historical stories and facts. Packed with features like "25 Facts about Music and Poetry" and "35 Facts about Ancient Rulers," and dozens more on palaces, beauty, gardens, fashion, and other aspects... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Baby Animals Spots & Stripes

(Available January 6, 2015)
Baby Animals Spots & Stripes
Written by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781580896085
Our Price: $6.95
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Baby Animals Spots & Stripes

Written by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $6.95

Featuring black and white art, Baby Animals includes four sets of baby animals (mammal, amphibian, bird, and insect), one striped and one spotted. The final full-color spread features human babies and reveals all eight animals as toys. Read more >
Big Red Kangaroo

(Available January 6, 2015)
Big Red Kangaroo
Written by Claire Saxby, Illustrated by Graham Byrne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763670757
Our Price: $16.99
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Big Red Kangaroo

Written by Claire Saxby
Illustrated by Graham Byrne


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $16.99

Follow a dominant male kangaroo as he leads his mob in search of food—and holds his own against other males who vie for his role.


In the center of Australia, the sun is setting over the baked earth, and Red Kangaroo stirs from his rest. It's breakfast time, and Red must lead... Read more >
Bilby

(Available January 6, 2015)
Bilby
Written by Edel Wignell, Illustrated by Mark Jackson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763667597
Our Price: $16.99
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Bilby
Secrets of an Australian Marsupial
Written by Edel Wignell
Illustrated by Mark Jackson


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $16.99

Everyone has heard of kangaroos and koalas. Now meet the bilby, an endangered Australian marsupial with silky fur, long ears, and bright eyes.

In the hostile Australian desert, a mother bilby gives birth to a baby. Nestled in a burrow deep underground, she cares for her little one. Soon he must grow... Read more >
Bunnies' ABC

(Available January 6, 2015)
Bunnies' ABC
Written by Golden Books, Illustrated by Garth Williams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385391283
Our Price: $3.99
 Quantity: 1 
Bunnies' ABC

Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Garth Williams


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

A beloved 1950s Little Golden Book about the alphabet is back in print!
 
This classic Little Golden Book, by the illustrator of Charlotte’s Web, is a go-to alphabet book for every child’s library! Adorable bunnies scamper and play as they introduce an animal for each letter. From Alligator to Panda... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Bunnies' ABC

Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Garth Williams


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

A beloved 1950s Little Golden Book about the alphabet is back in print!
 
This classic Little Golden Book, by the illustrator of Charlotte’s Web, is a go-to alphabet book for every child’s library! Adorable bunnies scamper and play as they introduce an animal for each letter. From Alligator to Panda... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah

Written by Laurie Ann Thompson
Illustrated by Sean Qualls


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $10.99

Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah's inspiring true story—which was turned into a film, Emmanuel's Gift, narrated by Oprah Winfrey—is nothing short of remarkable.

Born in Ghana, West Africa, with one deformed leg, he was dismissed by most people—but not by his mother, who taught him to reach for his dreams. As a boy... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah

(Available January 6, 2015)
Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah
Written by Laurie Ann Thompson, Illustrated by Sean Qualls
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780449817452
Our Price: $20.99
 Quantity: 1 
Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah

Written by Laurie Ann Thompson
Illustrated by Sean Qualls


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $20.99

Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah's inspiring true story—which was turned into a film, Emmanuel's Gift, narrated by Oprah Winfrey—is nothing short of remarkable.

Born in Ghana, West Africa, with one deformed leg, he was dismissed by most people—but not by his mother, who taught him to reach for his dreams. As a boy... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah

(Available January 6, 2015)
Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah
Written by Laurie Ann Thompson, Illustrated by Sean Qualls
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780449817445
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah

Written by Laurie Ann Thompson
Illustrated by Sean Qualls


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $17.99

Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah's inspiring true story—which was turned into a film, Emmanuel's Gift, narrated by Oprah Winfrey—is nothing short of remarkable.

Born in Ghana, West Africa, with one deformed leg, he was dismissed by most people—but not by his mother, who taught him to reach for his dreams. As a boy... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
FDR and the American Crisis

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $11.99

The definitive biography of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt for young adult readers, from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin.
 
Brought up in a privileged family, Franklin Delano Roosevelt had every opportunity in front of him. As a young man, he found a path in politics and quickly began to move... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
FDR and the American Crisis

(Available January 6, 2015)
FDR and the American Crisis
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385753609
Our Price: $27.99
 Quantity: 1 
FDR and the American Crisis

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 336 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $27.99

The definitive biography of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt for young adult readers, from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin.
 
Brought up in a privileged family, Franklin Delano Roosevelt had every opportunity in front of him. As a young man, he found a path in politics and quickly began to move... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
FDR and the American Crisis

(Available January 6, 2015)
FDR and the American Crisis
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385753593
Our Price: $24.99
 Quantity: 1 
FDR and the American Crisis

Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $24.99

The definitive biography of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt for young adult readers, from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin.
 
Brought up in a privileged family, Franklin Delano Roosevelt had every opportunity in front of him. As a young man, he found a path in politics and quickly began to move... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
The Great Molasses Flood

(Available January 6, 2015)
The Great Molasses Flood
Written by Deborah Kops
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893497
Our Price: $11.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Great Molasses Flood
Boston, 1919
Written by Deborah Kops


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $11.95

A strange and sticky piece of history. January 15, 1919, started off as a normal day in Boston’s North End. Workers took a break for lunch, children played in the park, trains made trips between North and South Stations. Then all of a sudden a large tank of molasses exploded, sending... Read more >
How to Speak Cat

(Available January 6, 2015)
How to Speak Cat
Written by Aline Alexander Newman and Gary Weitzman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318634
Our Price: $12.99
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How to Speak Cat
A Guide to Decoding Cat Language
Written by Aline Alexander Newman and Gary Weitzman


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $12.99

We know cats are beautiful, secretive, and independent ... but even the most loyal cat owners are often baffled by their own pet's behavior. With veterinarian expert Dr. Gary Weitzman as guide, this fun book helps kids understand what cats are trying to communicate by their body language and behavior. So... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
How to Speak Cat

(Available January 6, 2015)
How to Speak Cat
Written by Aline Alexander Newman and Gary Weitzman
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426318641
Our Price: $21.90
 Quantity: 1 
How to Speak Cat
A Guide to Decoding Cat Language
Written by Aline Alexander Newman and Gary Weitzman


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 176 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $21.90

We know cats are beautiful, secretive, and independent ... but even the most loyal cat owners are often baffled by their own pet's behavior. With veterinarian expert Dr. Gary Weitzman as guide, this fun book helps kids understand what cats are trying to communicate by their body language and behavior. So... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Magic Trash

(Available January 6, 2015)
Magic Trash
Written by J. H. Shapiro, Illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893862
Our Price: $7.95
 Quantity: 1 
Magic Trash

Written by J. H. Shapiro
Illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $7.95

Vacant lots. Abandoned houses. Trash--lots of trash. Heidelberg Street was in trouble!

Tyree Guyton loved his childhood home--that's where his grandpa Sam taught him to "paint the world." So he wanted to wake people up... to make them see Detroit's crumbling communities.

Paintbrush in hand, Tyree cast his artistic spell, transforming everyday junk... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
National Geographic Readers: Alexander Graham Bell

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Alexander Graham Bell
Written by Barbara Kramer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426319358
Our Price: $3.99
 Quantity: 1 
National Geographic Readers: Alexander Graham Bell

Written by Barbara Kramer


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

Say hello to the inventor of the telephone—and so much more! Through leveled text and engaging photos, kids meet Alexander Graham Bell and learn about his important invention as well as his role in the founding of the National Geographic Society. This level 2 text provides easy-to-access information perfect for independent... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Alexander Graham Bell

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Alexander Graham Bell
Written by Barbara Kramer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426319365
Our Price: $13.90
 Quantity: 1 
National Geographic Readers: Alexander Graham Bell

Written by Barbara Kramer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $13.90

Say hello to the inventor of the telephone—and so much more! Through leveled text and engaging photos, kids meet Alexander Graham Bell and learn about his important invention as well as his role in the founding of the National Geographic Society. This level 2 text provides easy-to-access information perfect for independent... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
National Geographic Readers: Lions

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Lions
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426319396
Our Price: $3.99
 Quantity: 1 
National Geographic Readers: Lions

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

Roar with lions in this exciting Reader. Packed with beautiful and engaging photos, kids will learn all about these majestic big cats. This Level 1 reader is carefully leveled for an early independent reading or read aloud experience, perfect to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow! Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Lions

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Lions
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426319402
Our Price: $13.90
 Quantity: 1 
National Geographic Readers: Lions

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $13.90

Roar with lions in this exciting Reader. Packed with beautiful and engaging photos, kids will learn all about these majestic big cats. This Level 1 reader is carefully leveled for an early independent reading or read aloud experience, perfect to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!


From the Trade Paperback edition.... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
National Geographic Readers: Meteors

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Meteors
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426319433
Our Price: $3.99
 Quantity: 1 
National Geographic Readers: Meteors

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space—and into our atmosphere. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow! Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Meteors

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Meteors
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426319440
Our Price: $13.90
 Quantity: 1 
National Geographic Readers: Meteors

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $13.90

Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space—and into our atmosphere. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!


From the Trade Paperback edition.... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea
Written by Kitson Jazynka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426319631
Our Price: $3.99
 Quantity: 1 
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea

Written by Kitson Jazynka


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $3.99

Explore one of the most recognized figures in American history with this biography of Sacagawea. Kids will learn about her crucial role in the Lewis and Clark expedition and her influential legacy.  The level 3 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for independent readers. Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea

(Available January 6, 2015)
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea
Written by Kitson Jazynka
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426319648
Our Price: $13.90
 Quantity: 1 
National Geographic Readers: Sacagawea

Written by Kitson Jazynka


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $13.90

Explore one of the most recognized figures in American history with this biography of Sacagawea. Kids will learn about her crucial role in the Lewis and Clark expedition and her influential legacy.  The level 3 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for independent readers.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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