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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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National Geographic Investigates: Not a Drop to Drink
National Geographic Investigates: Not a Drop to Drink
Written by Michael Burgan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303609
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National Geographic Investigates: Not a Drop to Drink
Water for a Thirsty World
Written by Michael Burgan


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

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: Tsunamis
Witness to Disaster: Tsunamis
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792253808
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Witness to Disaster: Tsunamis

Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $16.95

It’s another beautiful day of your paradise vacation in South Asia. You look out onto a calm sea on this day after Christmas, already looking forward to ringing in 2005. But why is the ocean receding so far from shore? Are those fish flapping around in the sand? Something is not... Read more >
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Witness to Disaster: Tsunamis
Witness to Disaster: Tsunamis
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792253815
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Witness to Disaster: Tsunamis

Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $26.90

It’s another beautiful day of your paradise vacation in South Asia. You look out onto a calm sea on this day after Christmas, already looking forward to ringing in 2005. But why is the ocean receding so far from shore? Are those fish flapping around in the sand? Something is not... Read more >
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Science Chapters: All About Tide Pools
Science Chapters: All About Tide Pools
Written by Monica Halpern
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301841
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Science Chapters: All About Tide Pools

Written by Monica Halpern


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $17.90

For an enlightening look into the mysteries of marine life, it's not even necessary to leave the shore. Just look down through the water in a tide pool, and see a world in miniature. Discover how tide pools form, what cool plants and animals live within them, and how you can... Read more >
Science Chapters: Wetlands Journey
Science Chapters: Wetlands Journey
Written by Jeanne Weaver
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301858
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Science Chapters: Wetlands Journey

Written by Jeanne Weaver


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $17.90

There are few more fertile neighborhoods in nature than bogs, swamps, and marshes. National Geographic invites you to journey through these wonderful wetlands and discover many of the amazing plants and animals that live there. Listen to the sounds of the swamp, from the frogs' chorus of croaking to the maddening... Read more >
Loony Little
Loony Little
Written by Dianna Hutts Aston, Illustrated by Kelly Murphy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763635626
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Loony Little
An Environmental Tale
Written by Dianna Hutts Aston
Illustrated by Kelly Murphy


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $6.99

"Aston overlays the Chicken Little tale with an environmental theme. . . . Murphy paints a wilderness worth preserving." — PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

When a drop of water falls — plop! — on Loony Little’s head, she and her friends decide that they must bring this unfortunate news to the fearsome queen. Maybe... Read more >
Shark Life
Shark Life
Written by Peter Benchley, Adapted by Karen Wojtyla
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780440419549
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Shark Life
True Stories About Sharks & the Sea
Written by Peter Benchley
Adapted by Karen Wojtyla


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $6.99

In this riveting true adventure tale and informative guide to the sea, master storyteller Peter Benchley drew on more than four decades of diving experience to bring us face-to-face with the array of sharks and other marine animals he and his family encountered, almost always on purpose—but sometimes by accident. Read more >
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The World of Penguins
The World of Penguins
Written by Evelyne Daigle, Illustrated by Daniel Grenier, Translated by Genevieve Wright
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887767999
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The World of Penguins

Written by Evelyne Daigle
Illustrated by Daniel Grenier
Translated by Genevieve Wright


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $18.95

Journey south of the equator to the cold-water currents of South America, Africa, Australia, and Antarctica, where seventeen different types of penguins reside.

An early explorer wrote, “We came across a multitude of strange birds. They could not fly, but ran quickly enough to get away from us…. Nature appears to... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
I Must Go Down to the Beach Again
I Must Go Down to the Beach Again
Written by Karen Jo Shapiro, Illustrated by Judy Love
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580891431
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I Must Go Down to the Beach Again

Written by Karen Jo Shapiro
Illustrated by Judy Love


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2007
Price: $14.95

In this delightful collection of poetic parodies, Karen Jo Shapiro takes 23 classic poems spanning nearly five centuries and gives them a kid-sized twist.< Read more >
Science Chapters: Amazon Journey
Science Chapters: Amazon Journey
Written by Gare Thompson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792259510
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Science Chapters: Amazon Journey
Cruising the Rain Forest
Written by Gare Thompson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $17.90

Adventure abounds as the reader journeys deep into the rainforest, a setting alive with danger and teeming with exotic wildlife.

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information. Read more >
Science Chapters: Mysteries of the Sea
Science Chapters: Mysteries of the Sea
Written by Marianne Morrison
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792259541
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Science Chapters: Mysteries of the Sea
How Divers Explore the Ocean Depths
Written by Marianne Morrison


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $17.90

Dive deep into the unexplored mysteries of the oceans, and learn about the development and innovations of deep-sea diving.

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information. Read more >
Ralph Masiello's Ocean Drawing Book
Ralph Masiello's Ocean Drawing Book
Written by Ralph Masiello, Illustrated by Ralph Masiello
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570915307
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Ralph Masiello's Ocean Drawing Book

Written by Ralph Masiello
Illustrated by Ralph Masiello


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

Ralph Masiello makes a splash with the latest addition to his popular drawing series. Easy-to-follow steps and clear diagrams show kids how to draw aquatic flora and fauna from clams to seaweed to sharks. Extra challenge steps are included for more experienced artists. Read more >
One Night in the Coral Sea
One Night in the Coral Sea
Written by Sneed B. Collard III, Illustrated by Robin Brickman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570913907
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One Night in the Coral Sea

Written by Sneed B. Collard III
Illustrated by Robin Brickman


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

In 1980, scientists discovered that hundreds of corals on the Great Barrier Reef participate in a mass spawning event. Science author Sneed B. Collard III explains coral reefs, the coral larvae's perilous journey through the sea to their home on the reef, and the animals that depend on this ecosystem for... Read more >
A Whale of a Tale!
A Whale of a Tale!
Written by Bonnie Worth, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375822797
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A Whale of a Tale!
All About Porpoises, Dolphins, and Whales
Written by Bonnie Worth
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: May 23, 2006
Price: $8.99

Onboard a vessel that would make Jacques Cousteau green with envy, the Cat and Co. take to the high seas in search of whales, dolphins, and porpoises—those aquatic mammals known as cetaceans. While learning how cetaceans stay warm without hair, have teeth or baleen, swim in troops, spyhop, spin, breach, and... Read more >
A Cool Drink of Water
A Cool Drink of Water
Written by Barbara Kerley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780792254898
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A Cool Drink of Water

Written by Barbara Kerley


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2006
Price: $7.95

An Italian boy sips from a fountain in the town square. A hiker takes
a refreshing drink from a mountain stream. Black-robed women in India stride gracefully through a field with brass water jugs balanced on their heads. Whether they squeeze it out of a burlap bag, haul it home... Read more >
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Clam-I-Am!
Clam-I-Am!
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375822803
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Clam-I-Am!
All About the Beach
Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2005
Price: $8.99

Norval the Fish is hosting a seaside talkshow for the Fish Channel–and the Cat in the Hat and Thing One and Thing Two are Cameracat and Crew! Among Norval’s special guests are his old friend Clam-I-Am (a shy gal who lives in the sand and likes to spit), along with horseshoe... Read more >
Ocean Babies
Ocean Babies
Written by Deborah Lee Rose, Illustrated by Hiroe Nakata
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792266693
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Ocean Babies

Written by Deborah Lee Rose
Illustrated by Hiroe Nakata


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

"Big as a bus and smaller than seeds, billions of babies are born in the ocean..." This opening line and later refrain entices readers into a magical, real-life world. Through lyrical, read aloud text and light-hearted and beautiful illustration, Ocean Babies presents the animal babies of the ocean. The giant blue... Read more >
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Ocean Babies
Ocean Babies
Written by Deborah Lee Rose, Illustrated by Hiroe Nakata
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792283126
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Ocean Babies

Written by Deborah Lee Rose
Illustrated by Hiroe Nakata


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2005
Price: $25.90

"Big as a bus and smaller than seeds, billions of babies are born in the ocean..." This opening line and later refrain entices readers into a magical, real-life world. Through lyrical, read aloud text and light-hearted and beautiful illustration, Ocean Babies presents the animal babies of the ocean. The giant blue... Read more >
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