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My Stretchy Body
My Stretchy Body
Written by Liza Fromer, Illustrated by Joe Weissmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492035
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My Stretchy Body

Written by Liza Fromer
Illustrated by Joe Weissmann


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $12.95

Young children are full of questions about how their bodies work. With straightforward,  easy-to-understand language and a playful attitude, Liza Fromer and Francine Gerstein MD have collaborated to create books packed with solid information about the intricacies of the human body. Their reassuring text describes the body’s various systems and supplies... Read more >
Who Has What?
Who Has What?
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Nadine B. Westcott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763629311
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Who Has What?
All About Girls' Bodies and Boys' Bodies
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Nadine B. Westcott


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $15.99

The trusted, New York Times best-selling author of It's Perfectly Normal presents a charming and reassuring picture book series for preschoolers.

Young children are curious about almost everything. Asking questions is one of many ways they learn about themselves and the world around them. Now, this unique series for our youngest children... Read more >
Wishes and Worries
Wishes and Worries
Written by Centre For Addiction And Mental Health, Illustrated by Lars Rudebjer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492387
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Wishes and Worries
Coping with a Parent Who Drinks Too Much Alcohol
Written by Centre For Addiction And Mental Health
Illustrated by Lars Rudebjer


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $17.95

Children of parents who drink too much alcohol are affected in many ways. They may experience anger, fear, confusion, and guilt. This reassuring book, written by professionals, offers information in the form of a story about one family’s struggle. When Dad’s drinking ruins a birthday party, everyone wishes that he would... Read more >
An Edible Alphabet
An Edible Alphabet
Written by Carol Watterson, Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582464213
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An Edible Alphabet
26 Reasons to Love the Farm
Written by Carol Watterson
Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $16.99

Bouncing blueberries, eager ewes, and giggling geese!
 
Join this lively bunch on an alphabetical tour of today’s farm. With families and schools thinking more than ever about fresh, healthful choices for the table, kids want to know about the foods they see and eat every day: Where does it come from? How... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
An Edible Alphabet
An Edible Alphabet
Written by Carol Watterson, Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781582464220
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An Edible Alphabet
26 Reasons to Love the Farm
Written by Carol Watterson
Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $19.99

Bouncing blueberries, eager ewes, and giggling geese!
 
Join this lively bunch on an alphabetical tour of today’s farm. With families and schools thinking more than ever about fresh, healthful choices for the table, kids want to know about the foods they see and eat every day: Where does it come from? How... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Micro Mania
Micro Mania
Written by Jordan D. Brown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781936140473
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Micro Mania

Written by Jordan D. Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $9.95

Get ready to be grossed out!

Try not to panic, but a million creatures are crawling all over your skin--wriggling on your legs, your neck, your scalp...everywhere! And that's only on the outside of our bodies. Trillions more of these itty-bitty things are thriving INSIDE!

Here's a big treat for every kid who... Read more >
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Teens Cook
Teens Cook
Written by Meghan Carle, Jill Carle and Judi Carle
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607741237
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Teens Cook
How to Cook What You Want to Eat
Written by Meghan Carle, Jill Carle and Judi Carle


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2011
Price: $10.99

Written by two teens who know what teens do and don’t know about cooking, TEENS COOK is an instructional cookbook that teaches young adults how to make great meals—and be confident and independent in the kitchen. Authors Megan and Jill Carle are teenage sisters with nothing much in common when it... Read more >
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How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
Written by Chris Butterworth, Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763650056
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How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
The Story of Food
Written by Chris Butterworth
Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $12.99

Fresh retro artwork lures little readers on a tasty trip to farms, dairies, and more. Yum!

The best part of a young child’s day is often opening a lunchbox and diving in. But how did all that delicious food get there? Who made the bread for the sandwich? What about the cheese... Read more >
Buzz
Buzz
Written by Marcus Brotherton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307562470
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Buzz
A Graphic Reality Check for Teens Dealing With Drugs and Alcohol
Written by Marcus Brotherton


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $6.99

The Real Deal

Life is tough. You’ve got questions. You’ve got choices…and the results are yours to live with. So go ahead—do a little investigating and discover the answers for yourself. The graphically captivating books in the FlipSwitch series are the real deal. They unashamedly tackle pressing issues that you... Read more >
My Growing-Up Library (Sesame Street)
My Growing-Up Library (Sesame Street)
Written by Kara McMahon and Apple Jordan
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375859847
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My Growing-Up Library (Sesame Street)

Written by Kara McMahon and Apple Jordan


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $10.99

This sturdy carry-along boxed set collects four previously published Sesame Street photographic board books that touch on significant milestones as babies become toddlers and toddlers get older.

Too Big for Bottles follows Baby Cookie Monster as he masters the art of drinking from a sippy cup.
In Too Big for Diapers, Baby... Read more >
ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In
ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306242
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ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In

Written by Becky Baines


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $5.95

Did you know that Your Skin Holds You In? This intriguing title brings kids all the most interesting, thought-provoking aspects of the skin we’re in: how many holes are in it? How does it stretch and shrink and when? What are all the amazing and beautiful colors it comes in? Then... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Off We Go!
Off We Go!
Written by Beverley Abramson
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780887769948
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Off We Go!

Written by Beverley Abramson


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $7.95

The natural state of toddlers and young children is motion, and Beverley Abramson’s splendid photographs are an appreciation of the many ways in which we can move. Children spin and whirl, run, jump, and climb through the seasons in photographs that beg for discussion and storytelling.

Whether it is flying a kite... Read more >
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Shake a Leg! (Sesame Street)
Shake a Leg! (Sesame Street)
Written by Constance Allen, Illustrated by Maggie Swanson
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375854248
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Shake a Leg! (Sesame Street)

Written by Constance Allen
Illustrated by Maggie Swanson


Format: Board, 24 pages
On Sale: January 26, 2010
Price: $4.99

Okay, everybodee (as Grover would say), it’s time for some exercise! So shake a leg—and every other limb—to get warmed up for some fitness and fun. Toddlers will have a good giggle as the Sesame monsters try different routines to get in shape. They can even follow along and get their... Read more >
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Quicksand
Quicksand
Written by Anonymous
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763615895
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Quicksand
HIV/AIDS in Our Lives
Written by Anonymous


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2009
Price: $16.99

What is it like to be affected by HIV/AIDS? A moving first-person account offers insight — and basic facts.

ONE DAY I FOUND OUT THAT SOMEONE I KNOW — MY BROTHER-IN-LAW, JAY — HAD HIV/AIDS. AT THE MOMENT I HEARD HIS DIAGNOSIS, I REALIZED THAT I HAD STEPPED INTO THE QUICKSAND OF... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Honest Pretzels
Honest Pretzels
Written by Mollie Katzen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781582463056
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Honest Pretzels
And 64 Other Amazing Recipes for Cooks Ages 8 & Up
Written by Mollie Katzen


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $17.99

Get ready to help with dinner for real!

Are you a kid?
Then this book was written especially for you. With it, you can become a fantastic cook and amaze your friends with PITA SPIRALS and CREAMY CORN SOUP or CINNAMON SWIRL STICKY BUNS and BEST HOT CHOCOLATE. Or you can fill... Read more >
It's Perfectly Normal
It's Perfectly Normal
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763644833
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It's Perfectly Normal
Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $22.99

An updated, fifteenth anniversary edition of the definitive book on kids’ sexual health brings this trusted resource into the twenty-first century.

Now offering a brand-new chapter focusing on safe Internet use — one of parents’ key concerns — this universally acclaimed classic by Robie H. Harris and Michael Emberley is a cutting-edge... Read more >
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It's Perfectly Normal
It's Perfectly Normal
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763644840
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It's Perfectly Normal
Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $12.99

An updated, fifteenth anniversary edition of the definitive book on kids’ sexual health brings this trusted resource into the twenty-first century.

Now offering a brand-new chapter focusing on safe Internet use — one of parents’ key concerns — this universally acclaimed classic by Robie H. Harris and Michael Emberley is a cutting-edge... Read more >
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Micro Mania
Micro Mania
Written by Jordan D. Brown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780982306420
Our Price: $19.95
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Micro Mania

Written by Jordan D. Brown


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $19.95

Get ready to be grossed out!

Try not to panic, but a million creatures are crawling all over your skin--wriggling on your legs, your neck, your scalp...everywhere! And that's only on the outside of our bodies. Trillions more of these itty-bitty things are thriving INSIDE!

Here's a big treat for every kid who... Read more >
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Apples for Everyone
Apples for Everyone
Written by Jill Esbaum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426305238
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Apples for Everyone

Written by Jill Esbaum


Format: Trade Paperback, 16 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $5.95

Apples for Everyone is a new picture book in the Picture the Seasons series that the whole family can enjoy. This attractive and educational companion to the best-selling titles A Tree for All Seasons and Pilgrims of Plymouth features stunning National Geographic photography and a stimulating, accessible text.

Apples! The very word... Read more >
I Love Yoga
I Love Yoga
Written by Ellen Schwartz, Illustrated by Ben Hodson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490611
Our Price: $8.99
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I Love Yoga
A Source Book for Teens
Written by Ellen Schwartz
Illustrated by Ben Hodson


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 29, 2009
Price: $8.99

Selected for inclusion in the Best Books for the Teen Age 2004 List by the New York Public Library.

Yoga has been practiced for thousands of years, but its surge in popularity among young people is new. I Love Yoga is not a how-to book. It is the book for those who... Read more >
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That's Why We Don't Eat Animals
That's Why We Don't Eat Animals
Written by Ruby Roth, Illustrated by Ruby Roth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781556437854
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That's Why We Don't Eat Animals
A Book About Vegans, Vegetarians, and All Living Things
Written by Ruby Roth
Illustrated by Ruby Roth


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $16.95

That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals uses colorful artwork and lively text to introduce vegetarianism and veganism to early readers (ages six to ten). Written and illustrated by Ruby Roth, the book features an endearing animal cast of pigs, turkeys, cows, quail, turtles, and dolphins. These creatures are shown in both... Read more >
One World, One Day
One World, One Day
Written by Barbara Kerley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304606
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One World, One Day

Written by Barbara Kerley


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $17.95

One World, One Day uses exquisite, moving photographs and Barbara Kerley’s poetic text to convey a simple yet profound concept: we are one global family. This is a sophisticated concept book, presented as an elegant picture book with contributions from top international photographers.

This beautiful photo book follows the course of one... Read more >
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One World, One Day
One World, One Day
Written by Barbara Kerley
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304613
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One World, One Day

Written by Barbara Kerley


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $26.90

One World, One Day uses exquisite, moving photographs and Barbara Kerley’s poetic text to convey a simple yet profound concept: we are one global family. This is a sophisticated concept book, presented as an elegant picture book with contributions from top international photographers.

This beautiful photo book follows the course of one... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Sweet!
Sweet!
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake, Illustrated by Claudia Davila
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769627
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Sweet!
The Delicious Story of Candy
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake
Illustrated by Claudia Davila


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $12.95

Through time and across continents, stories of sweets and their inventors intrigue and entertain us. Learn about primal sweets — from honey, sweet milk, and nuts to sugar candy, chocolate, and “sweet” stories of success.

Sweet! The Delicious Story of Candy takes us through history from 4,000 B.C., when islanders in... Read more >
Get Cooking
Get Cooking
Written by Sam Stern
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763639266
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Get Cooking

Written by Sam Stern


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2009
Price: $17.99

Favorite ingredients from cheese to chocolate provide the theme as teen chef Sam Stern returns with a third cookbook full of fun, healthy recipes.

With two cookbooks under his belt, Sam Stern was up for a new challenge. So when seven of his friends asked him to conjure up great-tasting recipes based... Read more >
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