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My Magic Tree House Journal
My Magic Tree House Journal
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780385375054
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My Magic Tree House Journal

Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Non-traditional book, 144 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $12.99

Fans of Mary Pope Osborne's mega bestselling Magic Tree House series will love to keep their own notebook—just like Jack and Annie! This fun, full-color journal is filled with lists of things Jack and Annie have found in Frog Creek—such as squirrels, ladybugs, dandelions, and spiderwebs; places they've been in the... Read more >
National Geographic Kids Mission: Lion Rescue
National Geographic Kids Mission: Lion Rescue
Written by Ashlee Brown Blewett, Edited by Daniel Raven-Ellison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314926
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National Geographic Kids Mission: Lion Rescue
All About Lions and How to Save Them
Written by Ashlee Brown Blewett
Edited by Daniel Raven-Ellison


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $12.99

Inspiring young animal lovers to get up close to roaring lions and the real-life challenges they face is what Mission: Animal Rescue: Lions is all about. With fun and amazing adventure stories, gorgeous photography, hands-on activities, fascinating information, and more, this book taps into kids' interest in animals AND their passion... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Mission: Lion Rescue
National Geographic Kids Mission: Lion Rescue
Written by Ashlee Brown Blewett, Edited by Daniel Raven-Ellison
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314933
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National Geographic Kids Mission: Lion Rescue
All About Lions and How to Save Them
Written by Ashlee Brown Blewett
Edited by Daniel Raven-Ellison


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $21.90

Inspiring young animal lovers to get up close to roaring lions and the real-life challenges they face is what Mission: Animal Rescue: Lions is all about. With fun and amazing adventure stories, gorgeous photography, hands-on activities, fascinating information, and more, this book taps into kids' interest in animals AND their passion for saving... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
National Geographic Kids Mission: Wolf Rescue
National Geographic Kids Mission: Wolf Rescue
Written by Kitson Jazynka, Edited by Daniel Raven-Ellison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314940
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National Geographic Kids Mission: Wolf Rescue
All About Wolves and How to Save Them
Written by Kitson Jazynka
Edited by Daniel Raven-Ellison


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $12.99

Inspiring young animal lovers to get up close to howling wolves and the real-life challenges they face is what Mission: Animal Rescue: Wolves is all about. With fun and amazing adventure stories, gorgeous photography, hands-on activities, fascinating information, and more, this book taps into kids' interest in animals AND their passion for saving... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Mission: Wolf Rescue
National Geographic Kids Mission: Wolf Rescue
Written by Kitson Jazynka, Edited by Daniel Raven-Ellison
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314957
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National Geographic Kids Mission: Wolf Rescue
All About Wolves and How to Save Them
Written by Kitson Jazynka
Edited by Daniel Raven-Ellison


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $21.90

Inspiring young animal lovers to get up close to howling wolves and the real-life challenges they face is what Mission: Animal Rescue: Wolves is all about. With fun and amazing adventure stories, gorgeous photography, hands-on activities, fascinating information, and more, this book taps into kids' interest in animals AND their passion for saving... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
It's My Earth, Too
It's My Earth, Too
Written by Kathleen Krull
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385756181
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It's My Earth, Too

Written by Kathleen Krull


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2014
Price: $4.99

It’s never too early to begin learning about the beauty and bounty of Planet Earth. And now with this bright and rhythmic tribute, young children will find out all the ways in which they, too, can help care for our planet. Read more >
John Muir: Candlewick Biographies
John Muir: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Kathryn Lasky, Illustrated by Stan Fellows
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763664701
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John Muir: Candlewick Biographies
America's First Environmentalist
Written by Kathryn Lasky
Illustrated by Stan Fellows


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.99

Quoting from John Muir's diaries, Kathryn Lasky tells the inspiring tale of one of America's most dedicated environmentalists, aided by Stan Fellows's evocative, dramatic acrylic paintings.

From the meadows of Scotland to the farms of Wisconsin, from the swamps of Florida to the Alaskan tundra, John Muir loved the land. Born in... Read more >
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John Muir: Candlewick Biographies
John Muir: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Kathryn Lasky, Illustrated by Stan Fellows
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763662141
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John Muir: Candlewick Biographies
America's First Environmentalist
Written by Kathryn Lasky
Illustrated by Stan Fellows


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $4.99

Quoting from John Muir's diaries, Kathryn Lasky tells the inspiring tale of one of America's most dedicated environmentalists, aided by Stan Fellows's evocative, dramatic acrylic paintings.

From the meadows of Scotland to the farms of Wisconsin, from the swamps of Florida to the Alaskan tundra, John Muir loved the land. Born in... Read more >
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Flight of the Honey Bee
Flight of the Honey Bee
Written by Raymond Huber, Illustrated by Brian Lovelock
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763667603
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Flight of the Honey Bee

Written by Raymond Huber
Illustrated by Brian Lovelock


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.99

Follow the flight of a honey bee as she searches for nectar to sustain her hive and, along the way, pollinates flowers to produce seeds and fruits.

A tiny honey bee emerges from the hive for the first time. Using sunlight, landmarks, and scents to remember the path, she goes in search... Read more >
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Alien Invaders
Alien Invaders
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love, Illustrated by Mark Thurman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770495128
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Alien Invaders
Species That Threaten Our World
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love
Illustrated by Mark Thurman


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $8.95

From killer toads, feral felines, and brown tree snakes to multiple invaders in the Great Lakes and Lake Victoria, Alien Invaders explores the impact on our ecosystems of the wave after wave of invaders and why they have become a worldwide concern. Environmentalists Jane Drake and Ann Love take us on...

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The Little Recycler
The Little Recycler
Written by Jan Gerardi
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375861727
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The Little Recycler

Written by Jan Gerardi


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $6.99

Heavy machinery and going green don't mix? NO WAY! This colorful, action-packed lift-the-flap board book takes toddlers on an environmentally friendly ride through the basics of recycling. Read more >
Black Gold
Black Gold
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375859687
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Black Gold
The Story of Oil in Our Lives
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $15.99

Oil is not pretty, but it is a resource that drives the modern world.  It has made fortunes for the lucky few and provided jobs for millions of ordinary folks.

Thick and slippery, crude oil has an evil smell. Yet without it, life as we live it today would be impossible. Oil... Read more >
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It's Our Nature
It's Our Nature
Written by Rebeca Orozco, Illustrated by Menena Cottin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492837
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It's Our Nature

Written by Rebeca Orozco
Illustrated by Menena Cottin


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $12.95

A unique look at the social behaviour of wild animals for very young children, this book will find a home on school and library shelves, and in the hands of careful parents.
 
Offering a unique perspective on the animal kingdom and its social habits, young children will embrace this beautifully illustrated book... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #26: Pandas and Other Endangered Species
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #26: Pandas and Other Endangered Species
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375988622
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #26: Pandas and Other Endangered Species
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #48: A Perfect Time for Pandas
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $5.99

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #48: A Perfect Time for Pandas they had lots of questions. What do pandas eat? Where do they live? Why are snow leopards so scarce? How can we help? Find out the answers to these questions and more... Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #26: Pandas and Other Endangered Species
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #26: Pandas and Other Endangered Species
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375870255
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #26: Pandas and Other Endangered Species
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #48: A Perfect Time for Pandas
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $5.99

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #48: A Perfect Time for Pandas they had lots of questions. What do pandas eat? Where do they live? Why are snow leopards so scarce? How can we help? Find out the answers to these questions and more... Read more >
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The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau
The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau
Written by Dan Yaccarino
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375844706
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The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau

Written by Dan Yaccarino


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $7.99

Jacques Cousteau was the world’s ambassador of the oceans. His popular TV series brought whales, otters, and dolphins right into people’s living rooms. Now, in this exciting picturebook biography, Dan Yaccarino introduces young readers to the man behind the snorkel.

From the first moment he got a glimpse of what lived under... Read more >
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The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau
The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau
Written by Dan Yaccarino
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375987557
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The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau

Written by Dan Yaccarino


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $7.99

Jacques Cousteau was the world’s ambassador of the oceans. His popular TV series brought whales, otters, and dolphins right into people’s living rooms. Now, in this exciting picturebook biography, Dan Yaccarino introduces young readers to the man behind the snorkel.

From the first moment he got a glimpse of what lived under... Read more >
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Vegan Is Love
Vegan Is Love
Written by Ruby Roth, Illustrated by Ruby Roth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583943540
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Vegan Is Love
Having Heart and Taking Action
Written by Ruby Roth
Illustrated by Ruby Roth


Format: Hardcover, 44 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $16.95

In Vegan Is Love, author-illustrator Ruby Roth introduces young readers to veganism as a lifestyle of compassion and action. Broadening the scope of her popular first book That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals, Roth illustrates how our daily choices ripple out locally and globally, conveying what we can do to protect... Read more >
10 Things I Can Do to Help My World
10 Things I Can Do to Help My World
Written by Melanie Walsh, Illustrated by Melanie Walsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763659196
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10 Things I Can Do to Help My World

Written by Melanie Walsh
Illustrated by Melanie Walsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $8.99

Even young children are eager to help the environment — and here is a bright, inviting novelty book that offers simple ways to make a difference.

Do you remember to turn off the tap while you brush your teeth? How about using both sides of the paper when writing and drawing? Or... Read more >
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Who Needs a Jungle?
Who Needs a Jungle?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769924
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Who Needs a Jungle?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Who Needs a Swamp?
Who Needs a Swamp?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769917
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Who Needs a Swamp?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Who Needs an Iceberg?
Who Needs an Iceberg?
Written by Karen Patkau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769931
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Who Needs an Iceberg?

Written by Karen Patkau


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $17.95

Tundra introduces the first three books in its important new ecosystems series. Each title celebrates the world’s diversity by presenting a different ecosystem: its land and water, its animals and plants. The art is brimming with creatures and ecological features, described in fact-filled notes at the end of each book and... Read more >
Who Will Save My Planet?
Who Will Save My Planet?
Written by Cristina Urrutia
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492813
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Who Will Save My Planet?

Written by Cristina Urrutia


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $10.95

This unique and powerful wordless book uses striking photos to show the impact of humans on the environment. Each provocative image speaks volumes. On every spread we are shown a treasure that nature has given us beside a picture of how we’ve abused that treasure. We see a beautiful forest glade... Read more >
Waiting for Ice
Waiting for Ice
Written by Sandra Markle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892551
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Waiting for Ice

Written by Sandra Markle


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $15.95

Based on a true story, WAITING FOR ICE follows an orphaned polar bear cub as she struggles to find food on Wrangel Island, far north in the Arctic Ocean. Left alone at ten months old, the young female finds herself up against other bears who are bigger and stronger than she... Read more >
A Warmer World
A Warmer World
Written by Caroline Arnold
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892674
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A Warmer World

Written by Caroline Arnold


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Adapt, or face extinction.

The golden toad used to inhabit the cloud forests of Costa Rica, but when the weather became too warm and dried up the pools where its eggs hatched, the golden toad disappeared. It has not been seen in more than twenty years. This amphibian is just one of... Read more >
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