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I Love Yoga
I Love Yoga
Written by Ellen Schwartz, Illustrated by Ben Hodson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490611
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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 >
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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 >
National Geographic Investigates: Genetics
National Geographic Investigates: Genetics
Written by Kathleen Simpson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303616
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National Geographic Investigates: Genetics
From DNA to Designer Dogs
Written by Kathleen Simpson


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $17.95

Ever since scientists first cloned Dolly, genetics has been a hot-button topic in the media and the political world. Genetics brings readers the inside story, and looks objectively at this fascinating modern science. From the Human Genome Project to stem cell research to the National Geographic’s own Genographic Project, scientists are... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In
ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303111
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ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In
A Book About Your Skin
Written by Becky Baines


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $14.95

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 >
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ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In
ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In
Written by Becky Baines
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303128
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ZigZag: Your Skin Holds You In
A Book About Your Skin
Written by Becky Baines


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $19.90

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 >
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It's Not the Stork!
It's Not the Stork!
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763633318
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It's Not the Stork!
A Book About Girls, Boys, Babies, Bodies, Families and Friends
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $11.99

From the expert team behind IT'S PERFECTLY NORMAL and IT'S SO AMAZING! comes a book for younger children about their bodies — a resource that parents, teachers, librarians, health care providers, and clergy can use with ease and confidence.

Young children are curious about almost everything, especially their bodies. And young children... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Medical Mysteries
National Geographic Investigates: Medical Mysteries
Written by Scott Auden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303562
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National Geographic Investigates: Medical Mysteries
Science Researches Conditions From Bizarre to Deadly
Written by Scott Auden


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $17.95

Medical Mysteries gives readers the inside story of the medical profession’s weirdest mysteries, and provides the scientific opinions of the experts. The narrative examines cases that have baffled the scientific community. These mysteries will satisfy every kid’s natural delight in all things gross and grizzly; the vividly descriptive text, cool photographs... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Medical Mysteries
National Geographic Investigates: Medical Mysteries
Written by Scott Auden
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302619
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National Geographic Investigates: Medical Mysteries
Science Researches Conditions From Bizarre to Deadly
Written by Scott Auden


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $27.90

Medical Mysteries gives readers the inside story of the medical profession’s weirdest mysteries, and provides the scientific opinions of the experts. The narrative examines cases that have baffled the scientific community. These mysteries will satisfy every kid’s natural delight in all things gross and grizzly; the vividly descriptive text, cool photographs... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Outbreak
National Geographic Investigates: Outbreak
Written by Charles Piddock
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303579
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National Geographic Investigates: Outbreak
Science Seeks Safeguards for Global Health
Written by Charles Piddock


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $17.95

Outbreaks provides a fascinating introduction to the fight against infectious diseases, including scientists who discovered various viruses and bacteria. The text outlines how we have learned to fight nature’s harmful strains and to use others to our advantage; it also provides the latest findings on bird flu and SARS, Ebola and... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Outbreak
National Geographic Investigates: Outbreak
Written by Charles Piddock
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302633
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National Geographic Investigates: Outbreak
Science Seeks Safeguards for Global Health
Written by Charles Piddock


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $27.90

Outbreaks provides a fascinating introduction to the fight against infectious diseases, including scientists who discovered various viruses and bacteria. The text outlines how we have learned to fight nature’s harmful strains and to use others to our advantage; it also provides the latest findings on bird flu and SARS, Ebola and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Busy Body Book
The Busy Body Book
Written by Lizzy Rockwell, Illustrated by Lizzy Rockwell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553113747
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The Busy Body Book
A Kid's Guide to Fitness
Written by Lizzy Rockwell
Illustrated by Lizzy Rockwell


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2008
Price: $6.99

A celebration of the amazing human machine and a life on the move!

Your amazing body can jump, sprint, twist, and twirl. Your body is built to move.

Lizzy Rockwell explains how your bones and muscles, heart and lungs, nerves and brain all work together to keep you on the go. Kids walk... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
My Teeth
My Teeth
Photographed by Richard Steckel and Michele Steckel
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781582462127
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My Teeth

Photographed by Richard Steckel and Michele Steckel


Format: Board, 20 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2008
Price: $6.99

Count along with 13 teething tikes in the second book in our Milestones Project‚Ñ¢-inspired series for babies and toddlers. Full-color photographs of children from around the world cutting their teeth will help cultivate a sense of belonging and empathy as readers count, bite, and brush their way to a healthy set... Read more >
Apples
Apples
Written by Jacqueline Farmer, Illustrated by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570916953
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Apples

Written by Jacqueline Farmer
Illustrated by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2007
Price: $6.95

Today, the average American consumes about sixty-five fresh apples each year. Where do so many apples come from? How do they grow? Jacqueline Farmer takes young readers on a field trip to the apple orchard to find out how apple growers turn seeds and seedlings into the many different varieties of... Read more >
Virgin Sex for Girls
Virgin Sex for Girls
Written by Darcy Luadzers, Ph.D
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578262298
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Virgin Sex for Girls
A No-regrets Guide to Safe and Healthy Sex
Written by Darcy Luadzers, Ph.D


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2006
Price: $13.95

DON'T JUST LET SEX HAPPEN. BE READY FOR IT.

90% of girls under the age of 16 regret their first sexual experience. Because losing your virginity is a taboo subject in many families and schools, you could be lacking the real sex education and guidance that will help you decide if you... Read more >
Virgin Sex for Guys
Virgin Sex for Guys
Written by Darcy Luadzers, Ph.D
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578262304
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Virgin Sex for Guys
A No-regrets Guide to Safe and Healthy Sex
Written by Darcy Luadzers, Ph.D


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2006
Price: $13.95

BE SAFE, NOT SORRY

Even guys have second thoughts about having sex. Whether you are concerned about getting a STD, your religious values, or what your partner will say about you afterwards, Virgin Sex for Guys teaches you the physical, emotional, and social consequences of having (and not having) sex. This guy’s... Read more >
Sesame Beginnings: Potty Time! (Sesame Street)
Sesame Beginnings: Potty Time! (Sesame Street)
Written by Parker K. Sawyer, Illustrated by Christopher Moroney
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375836954
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Sesame Beginnings: Potty Time! (Sesame Street)

Written by Parker K. Sawyer
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2006
Price: $5.99

Toddler Grover and his Sesame Street friends are just beginning to learn about potty training. This interactive board books talks directly to readers, even allowing them to "flush" a potty at the end. A perfect introduction to the issue of toilet training for toddlers and their parents and care givers! Read more >
It's Not the Stork!
It's Not the Stork!
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763600471
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It's Not the Stork!
A Book About Girls, Boys, Babies, Bodies, Families and Friends
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2006
Price: $16.99

From the expert team behind IT'S PERFECTLY NORMAL and IT'S SO AMAZING! comes a book for younger children about their bodies — a resource that parents, teachers, librarians, health care providers, and clergy can use with ease and confidence.

Young children are curious about almost everything, especially their
bodies. And young children... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Quest to Digest
The Quest to Digest
Written by Mary Corcoran, Illustrated by Jef Czekaj
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570916656
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The Quest to Digest

Written by Mary Corcoran
Illustrated by Jef Czekaj


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2006
Price: $7.95

Humorous text and illustrations follow an apple's journey through the human digestive system. Discover why mucus is so important to your body and how food particles are absorbed by the small intestine and turned into energy. Readers also learn why we burp, vomit, and pass gas. Read more >
Off We Go!
Off We Go!
Written by Beverley Abramson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887767289
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Off We Go!

Written by Beverley Abramson


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: March 7, 2006
Price: $15.95

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 >
Also available as a board book.
How to Be a Roman Soldier
How to Be a Roman Soldier
Written by Fiona MacDonald
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792236160
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How to Be a Roman Soldier

Written by Fiona MacDonald


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2005
Price: $14.95

Are you ready to do battle for the glory of Caesar? Have you bought your own armor yet—an apron and strong marching sandals? Will you become a centurion or a legionary? Are you ready for a posting to Western Eurasia or Britannia or North Africa? Are you ready to train from... Read more >
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Heart and Soul
Heart and Soul
Written by Gena K. Gorrell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887767036
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Heart and Soul
The Story of Florence Nightingale
Written by Gena K. Gorrell


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2005
Price: $11.95

In Florence Nightingale’s day, if a person was sick – and lucky – he or she was nursed at home with caring family members tending the bedside. Hospitals were horrible places from which few emerged alive. The nurses were often drunks and prostitutes. Doctors had rudimentary skills.

Thus the privileged Nightingale family... Read more >
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