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Step Gently Out
Step Gently Out
Written by Helen Frost, Photographed by Rick Lieder
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763656010
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Step Gently Out

Written by Helen Frost
Photographed by Rick Lieder


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $15.99

Stunning close-up photography and a lyrical text implore children to look more closely at the world around them.

Be still, and watch a single blade of grass.
An ant climbs up to look around.
A honeybee flies past.


What would happen if you walked very, very quietly and looked ever so carefully at the natural... Read more >
Insect Detective
Insect Detective
Written by Steve Voake, Illustrated by Charlotte Voake
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763658168
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Insect Detective
Read and Wonder
Written by Steve Voake
Illustrated by Charlotte Voake


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $6.99

Young readers will definitely catch the bug when they see this enticing, fact-filled invitation to explore the world of insects.

A Junior Library Guild Selection

Right now, all around us, thousands of insects are doing strange and wonderful things: wasps are building nests, ants are collecting food, and dragonflies are readying for the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Yucky Worms
Yucky Worms
Written by Vivian French, Illustrated by Jessica Ahlberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763658175
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Yucky Worms
Read and Wonder
Written by Vivian French
Illustrated by Jessica Ahlberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $6.99

Here’s to nature’s recyclers! Kids will burrow right into this book about the industrious — and danger-filled — life of the delightfully yucky earthworm.

Who would want to be friends with a wiggly, slimy worm? You can’t even tell which end is which! But there’s more to these lowly creatures than meets... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426308512
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National Geographic Readers: Spiders

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $3.99

You don’t have to look far to see a spider’s web—in the corner of the window, on a fence, or in a bush—spiders make their homes everywhere. And there are so many kinds of spiders! Some red, some blue, yellow, and more…all fascinating. Amazing photography and easy-to-understand text makes Spiders a... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426308529
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National Geographic Readers: Spiders

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $13.90

You don’t have to look far to see a spider’s web—in the corner of the window, on a fence, or in a bush—spiders make their homes everywhere. And there are so many kinds of spiders! Some red, some blue, yellow, and more…all fascinating. Amazing photography and easy-to-understand text makes Spiders a hit in... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Just the Right Size
Just the Right Size
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Neal Layton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653002
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Just the Right Size
Why Big Animals Are Big and Little Animals Are Little
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Neal Layton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $7.99

From a celebrated team comes a fascinating look at why we don’t have super powers (alas) — and why size matters, for creatures big and small.

Did you ever wonder why there are no high-fl ying, wall-climbing, tall-building-leaping superheroes in real life? Find out what keeps big animals (like us) from engaging... Read more >
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Silk and Venom
Silk and Venom
Written by Kathryn Lasky, Photographed by Christopher G. Knight
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763642228
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Silk and Venom
Searching for a Dangerous Spider
Written by Kathryn Lasky
Photographed by Christopher G. Knight


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $16.99

Join a researcher on a passionate hunt for poisonous spiders, captured in the engaging prose and stunning photos of a masterful team.

Love them, hate them — spiders are feared and misunderstood by many, but certainly not by biology professor and arachnologist Greta Binford. Eager and willing to share her knowledge, she... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426307393
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National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $3.99

The monarch butterfly, one of the most seemingly delicate of all of nature’s animals, proves to be one of the toughest in this reader. Making the yearly trip from the Northern United States and Canada to the Oyamel forest of Mexico is no easy task, and it takes five generations of... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307409
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National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations Butterflies

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $13.90

The monarch butterfly, one of the most seemingly delicate of all of nature’s animals, proves to be one of the toughest in this reader. Making the yearly trip from the Northern United States and Canada to the Oyamel forest of Mexico is no easy task, and it takes five generations of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
What in the Wild?
What in the Wild?
Written by David Schwartz and Yael Schy, Photographed by Dwight Kuhn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582463100
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What in the Wild?

Written by David Schwartz and Yael Schy
Photographed by Dwight Kuhn


Format: Hardcover, 44 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $16.99

From the creative team that brought us Where in the Wild? and Where ELSE in the Wild? come 10 new mysteries of the natural world for readers to solve. Kid-pleasing riddles paired with mystifying images give clues to guess: What creature made that pile of twigs, mass of leaves, frothy spittle... Read more >
Show me the Honey (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Show me the Honey (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Christopher Moroney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375867163
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Show me the Honey (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $3.99

Where does honey come from? The Cat in the Hat knows that! It comes from bees, and what better way to learn about honey making than to visit inside a hive and see firsthand how it’s done? In this rhymed easy reader based on an episode from the new PBS Kids... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Face to Face with Butterflies
Face to Face with Butterflies
Written by Darlyne Murawski
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426306198
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Face to Face with Butterflies

Written by Darlyne Murawski


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $25.90

You’re keeping soooo still. You’re trying not to even breathe too loudly. You don’t want to disturb the most wonderful, delicate-looking creature you’ve ever seen. Insect expert Darlyne Murawski leads young readers inside the fascinating world of butterflies: learn how they are magically transformed from squirmy caterpillars; discover how each species... Read more >
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Face to Face with Butterflies
Face to Face with Butterflies
Written by Darlyne Murawski
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426306181
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Face to Face with Butterflies

Written by Darlyne Murawski


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $16.95

You’re keeping soooo still. You’re trying not to even breathe too loudly. You don’t want to disturb the most wonderful, delicate-looking creature you’ve ever seen. Insect expert Darlyne Murawski leads young readers inside the fascinating world of butterflies: learn how they are magically transformed from squirmy caterpillars; discover how each species... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Caterpillar Caterpillar with Audio
Caterpillar Caterpillar with Audio
Written by Vivian French, Illustrated by Charlotte Voake
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763640026
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Caterpillar Caterpillar with Audio
Read, Listen & Wonder
Written by Vivian French
Illustrated by Charlotte Voake


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $8.99

"The text does an excellent job of describing the metamorphosis of a swallowtail butterfly, and the closeup, vibrant drawings of each developmental stage are outstanding." — School Library Journal

Watch with a girl and her grandfather as a caterpillar hatches, sheds its skin, grows bigger and bigger, and emerges from its pupa... Read more >
Insect Detective
Insect Detective
Written by Steve Voake, Illustrated by Charlotte Voake
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763644475
Our Price: $16.99
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Insect Detective

Written by Steve Voake
Illustrated by Charlotte Voake


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $16.99

Young readers will definitely catch the bug when they see this enticing, fact-filled invitation to explore the world of insects.

A Junior Library Guild Selection

Right now, all around us, thousands of insects are doing strange and wonderful things: wasps are building nests, ants are collecting food, and dragonflies are readying for the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
National Geographic Readers: Ants
National Geographic Readers: Ants
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306082
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National Geographic Readers: Ants

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $3.99

Ants are everywhere. They creep, they crawl, they climb, and they fall. But they get up and they keep on working. Ants come in all different shapes, different sizes, and different colors. And they do a lot of different jobs. These hard-working little creatures thrive wherever they go, making whatever adaptations... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Ants
National Geographic Readers: Ants
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426306099
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National Geographic Readers: Ants

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $13.90

Ants are everywhere. They creep, they crawl, they climb, and they fall. But they get up and they keep on working. Ants come in all different shapes, different sizes, and different colors. And they do a lot of different jobs. These hard-working little creatures thrive wherever they go, making whatever adaptations... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Just the Right Size
Just the Right Size
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Neal Layton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763639242
Our Price: $14.99
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Just the Right Size
Why Big Animals Are Big and Little Animals Are Little
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Neal Layton


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $14.99

From a celebrated team comes a fascinating look at why we don’t have super powers (alas) — and why size matters, for creatures big and small.

Did you ever wonder why there are no high-fl ying, wall-climbing, tall-building-leaping superheroes in real life? Find out what keeps big animals (like us) from engaging... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Face to Face with Caterpillars
Face to Face with Caterpillars
Written by Darlyne Murawski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426304736
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Face to Face with Caterpillars

Written by Darlyne Murawski


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $6.95

Ever had an in-your-face encounter with a caterpillar? Darlyne Murawski came eye-to-eye with a spiny caterpillar in Costa Rica—and was stung by the harmless- looking creepy-crawly. That’s one of many caterpillar close-ups in this amazing book. Readers study these insects like the experts: witness the astonishing metamorphosis from caterpillar to pupa... Read more >
Caterpillar Caterpillar
Caterpillar Caterpillar
Written by Vivian French, Illustrated by Charlotte Voake
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763642631
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Caterpillar Caterpillar
Read & Wonder
Written by Vivian French
Illustrated by Charlotte Voake


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $6.99

"The text does an excellent job of describing the metamorphosis of a swallowtail butterfly, and the closeup, vibrant drawings of each developmental stage are outstanding." — School Library Journal

"The text does an excellent job of describing the metamorphosis of a swallowtail butterfly, and the closeup, vibrant drawings of each developmental stage... Read more >
Wiggle and Waggle
Wiggle and Waggle
Written by Caroline Arnold, Illustrated by Mary Peterson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893077
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Wiggle and Waggle

Written by Caroline Arnold
Illustrated by Mary Peterson


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $5.95

"We wiggle and waggle, squiggle and squirm,
Digging in the dirt is the life of a worm.
We dig and we sing all day long,
Our wiggly, waggly, gardening song."

Follow Wiggle and Waggle, two wormy best friends, through five wormy chapters as they dig in the dirt, work hard, and have fun swimming and... Read more >
Hey There, Stink Bug!
Hey There, Stink Bug!
Written by Leslie Bulion, Illustrated by Leslie Evans
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893404
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Hey There, Stink Bug!

Written by Leslie Bulion
Illustrated by Leslie Evans


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $5.95

A swarm of insects introduces readers to the joy of poetry. Witty poems describe how insects capture prey, trick predators, attract mates, and have managed to survive for 400 million years. Scientifically accurate information further explains bug behavior. Eye-catching linoleum-cut illustrations practically crawl across the pages.

Includes notes that explain 19 poetic... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Face to Face with Caterpillars
Face to Face with Caterpillars
Written by Darlyne A. Murawski, Illustrated by Darlyne A. Murawski
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300530
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Face to Face with Caterpillars

Written by Darlyne A. Murawski
Illustrated by Darlyne A. Murawski


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $25.90

Ever had an in-your-face encounter with a caterpillar? Darlyne Murawski came eye-to-eye with a spiny caterpillar in Costa Rica—and was severely stung by the harmless-looking creepy-crawly. But she still got the picture. It's one of many caterpillar close-ups which illustrate this extraordinary book. Readers learn to study these insects like the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Face to Face with Caterpillars
Face to Face with Caterpillars
Written by Darlyne A. Murawski, Illustrated by Darlyne A. Murawski
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300523
Our Price: $16.95
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Face to Face with Caterpillars

Written by Darlyne A. Murawski
Illustrated by Darlyne A. Murawski


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $16.95

Ever had an in-your-face encounter with a caterpillar? Darlyne Murawski came eye-to-eye with a spiny caterpillar in Costa Rica—and was severely stung by the harmless-looking creepy-crawly. But she still got the picture. It's one of many caterpillar close-ups which illustrate this extraordinary book. Readers learn to study these insects like the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Jump into Science: Dirt
Jump into Science: Dirt
Written by Steve Tomecek, Illustrated by Nancy Woodman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300899
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Jump into Science: Dirt

Written by Steve Tomecek
Illustrated by Nancy Woodman


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $6.95

What is soil? Who lives in dirt? How does earth help things grow? The answers are within this fun- and fact-filled picture book. Just follow the gardening star-nosed mole in the colorful outfits...and dig in!! Read more >
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