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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 >
Face to Face With Cheetahs
Face to Face With Cheetahs
Written by Chris Johns and Elizabeth Carney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303234
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Face to Face With Cheetahs

Written by Chris Johns and Elizabeth Carney


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $16.95

Chris Johns, Editor-in-Chief of National Geographic magazine, brings you face to face with a family of cheetahs. The story begins in Okavango Delta in Botswana—as the cheetah mother hunts her prey and the photographer tracks the elusive cat. After watching the family for four months, he is rewarded when a cheetah... Read more >
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Face to Face With Cheetahs
Face to Face With Cheetahs
Written by Chris Johns and Elizabeth Carney
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303241
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Face to Face With Cheetahs

Written by Chris Johns and Elizabeth Carney


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $25.90

Chris Johns, Editor-in-Chief of National Geographic magazine, brings you face to face with a family of cheetahs. The story begins in Okavango Delta in Botswana—as the cheetah mother hunts her prey and the photographer tracks the elusive cat. After watching the family for four months, he is rewarded when a cheetah... Read more >
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Face to Face With Elephants
Face to Face With Elephants
Written by Dereck Joubert, Photographed by Beverly Joubert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303258
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Face to Face With Elephants

Written by Dereck Joubert
Photographed by Beverly Joubert


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $16.95

You’re in the Land Rover, observing elephants from a safe, respectful distance. It’s a hot, hot day in the African bush, and the windows are down. But what’s this? Suddenly, you’ve got company! An elephant trunk is nosing around in your luggage for some water. Nothing new to Beverly and Dereck... Read more >
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Face to Face With Elephants
Face to Face With Elephants
Written by Dereck Joubert, Photographed by Beverly Joubert
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303265
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Face to Face With Elephants

Written by Dereck Joubert
Photographed by Beverly Joubert


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $25.90

You’re in the Land Rover, observing elephants from a safe, respectful distance. It’s a hot, hot day in the African bush, and the windows are down. But what’s this? Suddenly, you’ve got company! An elephant trunk is nosing around in your luggage for some water. Nothing new to Beverly and Dereck... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Not a Drop to Drink
National Geographic Investigates: Not a Drop to Drink
Written by Michael Burgan
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302671
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National Geographic Investigates: Not a Drop to Drink
Water for a Thirsty World
Written by Michael Burgan


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $27.90

Water is one of Earth’s hot environmental topics. The scarcity of clean drinking water will have dramatic consequences for humanity in the 21st century: water disputes could spark regional conflict, while increased desertification and drought could affect world food supplies and the future of farming. Not a Drop to Drink conveys... Read more >
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Witness to Disaster: Droughts
Witness to Disaster: Droughts
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303395
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Witness to Disaster: Droughts

Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $16.95

You're a farmer in 1930s Oklahoma and you never thought you’d see this day. Your fields have literally turned to dust. This Depression the radio folks were talking about just reached the heartland.

The epic disaster of the Dust Bowl brings home the cruel consequences of drought. The calamity that struck Depression-era... Read more >
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Witness to Disaster: Droughts
Witness to Disaster: Droughts
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303401
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Witness to Disaster: Droughts

Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $26.90

You're a farmer in 1930s Oklahoma and you never thought you’d see this day. Your fields have literally turned to dust. This Depression the radio folks were talking about just reached the heartland.

The epic disaster of the Dust Bowl brings home the cruel consequences of drought. The calamity that struck Depression-era... Read more >
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True Green Kids
True Green Kids
Written by Kim Mckay and Jenny Bonnin, Foreword by David de Rothschild
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426304422
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True Green Kids
100 Things You Can Do to Save the Planet
Written by Kim Mckay and Jenny Bonnin
Foreword by David de Rothschild


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $15.95

True Green Kids is the one book every home should have for the next generation. This vital children’s title is an innovative collection of fun and practical ways to help kids become agents for environmental change in their world.

With fresh, new strategies and a bright, friendly design, True Green Kids invites... Read more >
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True Green Kids
True Green Kids
Written by Kim Mckay and Jenny Bonnin, Foreword by David de Rothschild
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304439
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True Green Kids
100 Things You Can Do to Save the Planet
Written by Kim Mckay and Jenny Bonnin
Foreword by David de Rothschild


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 144 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $27.90

True Green Kids is the one book every home should have for the next generation. This vital children’s title is an innovative collection of fun and practical ways to help kids become agents for environmental change in their world.

With fresh, new strategies and a bright, friendly design, True Green Kids invites... Read more >
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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: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763641443
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10 Things I Can Do to Help My World

Written by Melanie Walsh
Illustrated by Melanie Walsh


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $16.99

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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John Muir
John Muir
Written by Kathryn Lasky, Illustrated by Stan Fellows
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763638849
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John Muir
America's First Environmentalist
Written by Kathryn Lasky
Illustrated by Stan Fellows


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $8.99

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 >
National Geographic Investigates: Animals on the Edge
National Geographic Investigates: Animals on the Edge
Written by Sandra Pobst
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302657
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National Geographic Investigates: Animals on the Edge
Science Races to Save Species Threatened With Extinction
Written by Sandra Pobst


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

Animals on the Edge aligns young readers with scientists, conservationists, and educators who are committed to the preservation of animals around the world.

The informed and educational narrative examines numerous threats to animals in the wild, raising awareness of each species, and detailing the extent and urgency of the problem. The... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Animals on the Edge
National Geographic Investigates: Animals on the Edge
Written by Sandra Pobst
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303586
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National Geographic Investigates: Animals on the Edge
Science Races to Save Species Threatened With Extinction
Written by Sandra Pobst


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

Animals on the Edge aligns young readers with scientists, conservationists, and educators who are committed to the preservation of animals around the world.

The informed and educational narrative examines numerous threats to animals in the wild, raising awareness of each species, and detailing the extent and urgency of the problem. The... Read more >
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National Geographic Investigates: Extreme Weather
National Geographic Investigates: Extreme Weather
Written by Kathleen Simpson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303593
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National Geographic Investigates: Extreme Weather
Science Tackles Global Warming and Climate Change
Written by Kathleen Simpson


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

Huge hurricanes, devastating droughts, ferocious blizzards. What’s going on? Scientists around the globe are focusing on extremes of weather, both past and present. Join the weather scientists who are using modern technology, including satellites and supercomputers, to produce a weather forecast for Earth’s future. Extreme Weather gives readers the expert’s views... Read more >
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Face to Face With Whales
Face to Face With Whales
Written by Flip Nicklin and Linda Nicklin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426302442
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Face to Face With Whales

Written by Flip Nicklin and Linda Nicklin


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $16.95

You slip over the side of your boat, descending deep into the dark realm of the Earth’s largest creature. Then the whale starts to sing, just feet away from you. You record the sounds, hoping one day to understand their language. Their music is a rare glimpse of this majestic mammal’s... Read more >
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Face to Face With Whales
Face to Face With Whales
Written by Flip Nicklin and Linda Nicklin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302459
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Face to Face With Whales

Written by Flip Nicklin and Linda Nicklin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $25.90

You slip over the side of your boat, descending deep into the dark realm of the Earth’s largest creature. Then the whale starts to sing, just feet away from you. You record the sounds, hoping one day to understand their language. Their music is a rare glimpse of this majestic mammal’s... Read more >
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Face to Face With Wolves
Face to Face With Wolves
Written by Jim Brandenburg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426302428
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Face to Face With Wolves

Written by Jim Brandenburg


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $16.95

The Arctic wolf inches towards you. Like you, he is torn between fear and curiosity. His instinct leads him towards the scent of your leather boots. Your instinct is to reach out to this curious white canine. Suddenly, he snarls, and you’re face to face with a wild animal. For years... Read more >
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Face to Face With Wolves
Face to Face With Wolves
Written by Jim Brandenburg
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426302435
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Face to Face With Wolves

Written by Jim Brandenburg


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $25.90

The Arctic wolf inches towards you. Like you, he is torn between fear and curiosity. His instinct leads him towards the scent of your leather boots. Your instinct is to reach out to this curious white canine. Suddenly, he snarls, and you’re face to face with a wild animal. For years... Read more >
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Alien Invaders
Alien Invaders
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love, Illustrated by Mark Thurman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887767982
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Alien Invaders
Species That Threaten Our World
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love
Illustrated by Mark Thurman


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $19.95

From killer toads, feral felines, and brown tree snakes to multiple invaders in Lake Victoria and the Great Lakes, Alien Invaders focuses on wave after wave of invaders that affect our ecosystems and the side-effects of climate change and modern global travel on our world today. Environmentalists and coauthors Jane Drake... Read more >
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Pale Male:  Citizen Hawk of New York City
Pale Male: Citizen Hawk of New York City
Written by Janet Schulman, Illustrated by Meilo So
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375845581
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Pale Male: Citizen Hawk of New York City

Written by Janet Schulman
Illustrated by Meilo So


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $16.99

The birdwatchers of Central Park were buzzing–a young red-tailed hawk had been spotted, would he stay? The bird they dubbed Pale Male not only stayed, he became one of New York City’s most famous residents. Pale Male and his mate built their nest near the top of one of Fifth Avenue’s... Read more >
Trout Are Made of Trees
Trout Are Made of Trees
Written by April Pulley Sayre, Illustrated by Kate Endle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891387
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Trout Are Made of Trees

Written by April Pulley Sayre
Illustrated by Kate Endle


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $6.95

How can a leaf become a fish? Join two young children and their dads to find out, as they observe life in and around a stream.

Energetic collage art and simple, lyrical text depict the ways plants and animals are connected in the food web.

Back matter provides information about the trout life... Read more >
Henry David's House
Henry David's House
Written by Steven Schnur, Illustrated by Peter Fiore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780881061178
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Henry David's House

Written by Steven Schnur
Illustrated by Peter Fiore


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2007
Price: $7.95

Young readers are introduced to Henry David Thoreau's masterpiece, Walden, through excerpts from the original work. Read more >
A Mother's Journey
A Mother's Journey
Written by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570916229
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A Mother's Journey

Written by Sandra Markle
Illustrated by Alan Marks


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

Acclaimed nonfiction author Sandra Markle presents the daring story of a mother emperor penguin's struggle to reach the sea, find food, avoid predators, and make her way back to her mate and their newborn chick before they starve. Alan Marks' luminous illustrations highlight the harsh conditions and stunning landscapes of Antarctica... Read more >
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A Mother's Journey
A Mother's Journey
Written by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570916212
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A Mother's Journey

Written by Sandra Markle
Illustrated by Alan Marks


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2005
Price: $16.95

Acclaimed nonfiction author Sandra Markle presents the daring story of a mother emperor penguin's struggle to reach the sea, find food, avoid predators, and make her way back to her mate and their newborn chick before they starve. Alan Marks' luminous illustrations highlight the harsh conditions and stunning landscapes of Antarctica... Read more >
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