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We Are the Weather Makers
We Are the Weather Makers
Written by Tim Flannery, Adapted by Sally M. Walker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763646561
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We Are the Weather Makers
The History of Climate Change
Written by Tim Flannery
Adapted by Sally M. Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $9.99

Now in paperback! Every young person who cares about preserving the planet needs to know what’s inside this book—and follow the authors’ call to action.

First published for an adult readership, THE WEATHER MAKERS got kudos for its solid science and powerful message. Now this accessible edition speaks directly to young adults... Read more >
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How the World Works
How the World Works
Written by Christian Dorian, Illustrated by Beverley Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763648015
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How the World Works
A Hands-On Guide to Our Amazing Planet
Written by Christian Dorian
Illustrated by Beverley Young


Format: Hardcover, 18 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $17.99

How do the ocean currents move? What is a carbon footprint? Why does it rain? Readers are invited on a novelty-packed journey of discovery to find out how the earth works.

Answering a multitude of questions about how our world works, this fun, engaging book introduces the earth’s important cycles and offers... Read more >
Let's Save the Animals
Let's Save the Animals
Written by Frances Barry, Illustrated by Frances Barry
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763645014
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Let's Save the Animals
A flip the flap book
Written by Frances Barry
Illustrated by Frances Barry


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $12.99

Bold illustrations, big flaps, and an ingenious die-cut design invite young readers to peek at the lives of endangered animals — and learn how to help.

Did you know that a giant panda likes to do somersaults? That a black rhinoceros can run faster than an Olympic sprinter? That a monarch butterfly... Read more >
Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)
Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg, Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375854859
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Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)

Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $6.99

The Sesame Street monsters jump on the bandwagon to support the environmental movement! Simple text and speech balloons give toddlers basic information about how trees help the environment and the ways in which we all benefit from them. Illustrations show different species of trees and their leaves through the cycle of... Read more >
Finding Home
Finding Home
Written by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891233
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Finding Home

Written by Sandra Markle
Illustrated by Alan Marks


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

A remarkable story of survival.

The creators of A MOTHER'S JOURNEY and LITTLE LOST BAT, Sandra Markle and Alan Marks team up again to chronicle the challenges faced by a mother koala: protecting herself and her joey from a raging bushfire, and finding food and a new home after their home range... Read more >
Meet the Howlers!
Meet the Howlers!
Written by April Pulley Sayre
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917332
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Meet the Howlers!

Written by April Pulley Sayre


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $16.95

Meet the bad boys (and girls) of the primate world.

Playful, poetic text and vibrant art introduce young readers to howler monkeys. Extra facts within the text give readers the low-down on these loud, sloppy, and rude rain forest dwellers. Read more >
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Meet the Howlers!
Meet the Howlers!
Written by April Pulley Sayre, Illustrated by Woody Miller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917349
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Meet the Howlers!

Written by April Pulley Sayre
Illustrated by Woody Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

Meet the bad boys (and girls) of the primate world.

Playful, poetic text and vibrant art introduce young readers to howler monkeys. Extra facts within the text give readers the low-down on these loud, sloppy, and rude rain forest dwellers. Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Ocean Soup: Tide-Pool Poems
Ocean Soup: Tide-Pool Poems
Written by Stephen R. Swinburne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892001
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Ocean Soup: Tide-Pool Poems

Written by Stephen R. Swinburne


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $16.95

Dive in for a taste of tide pool soup!

When the tide goes out, a briny soup is trapped among the rocks. Playful poems introduce readers to ten salty tide-pool creatures--from a self-satisfied anemone that brags about its home to barnacles that perform a rap about their feeding technique. The poems are... Read more >
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Ocean Soup: Tide-Pool Poems
Ocean Soup: Tide-Pool Poems
Written by Stephen R. Swinburne, Illustrated by Mary Peterson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892018
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Ocean Soup: Tide-Pool Poems

Written by Stephen R. Swinburne
Illustrated by Mary Peterson


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

Dive in for a taste of tide pool soup!

When the tide goes out, a briny soup is trapped among the rocks. Playful poems introduce readers to ten salty tide-pool creatures--from a self-satisfied anemone that brags about its home to barnacles that perform a rap about their feeding technique. The poems are... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Face to Face with Penguins
Face to Face with Penguins
Written by Yva Momatiuk, Photographed by John Eastcott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426305610
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Face to Face with Penguins

Written by Yva Momatiuk
Photographed by John Eastcott


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $16.95

You’re on the South Georgia Islands, a remote, icy place, with nobody around for miles and miles—except several thousand penguin friends, that is. Stunning photographs by Yva Momatiuk and John Eastcott lead you into a mass of birds as they waddle across rock and sand, so clumsy on land, so graceful... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Face to Face with Penguins
Face to Face with Penguins
Written by Yva Momatiuk, Photographed by John Eastcott
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426305627
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Face to Face with Penguins

Written by Yva Momatiuk
Photographed by John Eastcott


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $25.90

You’re on the South Georgia Islands, a remote, icy place, with nobody around for miles and miles—except several thousand penguin friends, that is. Stunning photographs by Yva Momatiuk and John Eastcott lead you into a mass of birds as they waddle across rock and sand, so clumsy on land, so graceful... Read more >
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A Mountain Alphabet
A Mountain Alphabet
Written by Margriet Ruurs, Illustrated by Andrew Kiss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769405
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A Mountain Alphabet

Written by Margriet Ruurs
Illustrated by Andrew Kiss


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $7.95

Mountains are an impressive sight anywhere in the world but those of the western mountain region of North America offer riches that are truly unique. This lavishly illustrated picture book presents snowcapped peaks, emerald lakes, tall pines and magnificent maples, and a range of birds and animals that will fill readers... Read more >
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We Are the Weather Makers
We Are the Weather Makers
Written by Tim Flannery, Adapted by Sall M. Walker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763636562
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We Are the Weather Makers
The History of Climate Change
Written by Tim Flannery
Adapted by Sall M. Walker


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $17.99

Every young person who cares about preserving the planet needs to know what’s inside this book — and follow the authors’ call to action.

First published for an adult readership, THE WEATHER MAKERS received critical kudos for its solid science and powerful message. Now this accessible new edition speaks directly to young... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
White Owl, Barn Owl with Audio, Peggable
White Owl, Barn Owl with Audio, Peggable
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Michael Foreman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763641948
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White Owl, Barn Owl with Audio, Peggable
Read, Listen, & Wonder
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Michael Foreman


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $9.99

This vibrant new book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts

A young girl and her grandfather look... Read more >
The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau
The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau
Written by Dan Yaccarino
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375855733
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The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau

Written by Dan Yaccarino


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $16.99

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 >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Recycle This Book
Recycle This Book
Edited by Dan Gutman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385737210
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Recycle This Book

Edited by Dan Gutman


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $6.99

With essays from renowned children’s book authors such as Ann Brashares, Jeanne DuPrau, Caroline B. Cooney, Laurie Halse Anderson, Bruce Coville, Gennifer Choldenko, and over 100 others, each piece is an informative and inspiring call to kids of all ages to understand what’s happening to the environment, and to take action... Read more >
Recycle this Book
Recycle this Book
Edited by Dan Gutman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375891762
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Edited by Dan Gutman


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $6.99

With essays from renowned children’s book authors such as Ann Brashares, Jeanne DuPrau, Caroline B. Cooney, Laurie Halse Anderson, Bruce Coville, Gennifer Choldenko, and over 100 others, each piece is an informative and inspiring call to kids of all ages to understand what’s happening to the environment, and to take action... Read more >
White Owl, Barn Owl
White Owl, Barn Owl
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Michael Foreman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763641436
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White Owl, Barn Owl
Read and Wonder
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Michael Foreman


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

"Few children now have access to the open woodlands and grasslands
frequented by barn owls, but they can all enjoy the magic of the bird thanks to this lovely introduction." — Kirkus Reviews (starred review)


A young girl and her grandfather look for a barn owl night after night. Will a distinctive heart-shaped... Read more >
Earth in the Hot Seat
Earth in the Hot Seat
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304347
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Earth in the Hot Seat
Bulletins from a Warming World
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $19.95

Earth in the Hot Seat is a stunning, magazine-like presentation that celebrates the Earth and clearly explains the dangers and challenges of global warning. This beautiful volume is also a showcase for National Geographic Society’s environmental mission programs. Librarians and teachers will appreciate a book that explains the science of this... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Earth in the Hot Seat
Earth in the Hot Seat
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304354
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Earth in the Hot Seat
Bulletins from a Warming World
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $28.90

Earth in the Hot Seat is a stunning, magazine-like presentation that celebrates the Earth and clearly explains the dangers and challenges of global warning. This beautiful volume is also a showcase for National Geographic Society’s environmental mission programs. Librarians and teachers will appreciate a book that explains the science of this... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Face to Face With Gorillas
Face to Face With Gorillas
Written by Michael Nichols
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304064
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Face to Face With Gorillas

Written by Michael Nichols


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $16.95

Deep in the jungle—you’re suddenly face to face with the great gorilla. It’s clear that even here, you are sharing a moment with one of man’s closest relatives. He’s staring at you with those eyes that look so...human. Experiences like this have made National Geographic photographer Nick Nichols a fierce advocate... Read more >
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Face to Face With Gorillas
Face to Face With Gorillas
Written by Michael Nichols
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304071
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Face to Face With Gorillas

Written by Michael Nichols


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $25.90

Deep in the jungle—you’re suddenly face to face with the great gorilla. It’s clear that even here, you are sharing a moment with one of man’s closest relatives. He’s staring at you with those eyes that look so...human. Experiences like this have made National Geographic photographer Nick Nichols a fierce advocate... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Face to Face With Sharks
Face to Face With Sharks
Written by David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304040
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Face to Face With Sharks

Written by David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $16.95

It is man’s greatest fear—being eaten alive. And diving down here in the depths, the streamlined shark holds every advantage. How close do you want to get?

Acclaimed underwater photographer David Doubilet takes you deep into their dangerous realm. Yet he points out that it is we who are the killers! Our... Read more >
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Face to Face With Sharks
Face to Face With Sharks
Written by David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304057
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Face to Face With Sharks

Written by David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $25.90

It is man’s greatest fear—being eaten alive. And diving down here in the depths, the streamlined shark holds every advantage. How close do you want to get?

Acclaimed underwater photographer David Doubilet takes you deep into their dangerous realm. Yet he points out that it is we who are the killers! Our... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Many Biomes, One Earth
Many Biomes, One Earth
Written by Sneed B. Collard III, Illustrated by James M. Needham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570916328
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Many Biomes, One Earth

Written by Sneed B. Collard III
Illustrated by James M. Needham


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $7.95

Discover earth's natural neighborhoods on a colorful trek through the twelve terrestrial biomes of North and South America. Travel from the icy tundra, where the polar bear makes its home, to the tropical rain forest, the natural home of more than thirty million kinds of insects.

From mountains to prairies, rich, exquisite... Read more >
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