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May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)
May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375986963
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May the Best Engine Win (Thomas & Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2011
Price: $9.99

Thomas has a new friend in the Yard, Emily, and she is determined to prove that she is as Really Useful as Thomas. One day, she challenges Thomas to a race. Whoever can do their jobs the fastest is the winner. Soon they are off, each on a whirlwind rush around... Read more >
Thomas and the Shooting Star (Thomas and Friends)
Thomas and the Shooting Star (Thomas and Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375984150
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Thomas and the Shooting Star (Thomas and Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: December 22, 2010
Price: $7.99

One restless night, Thomas looks out and sees a shooting star flash by. Determined to see where it went, Thomas sets out into the darkened countryside. The strange nighttime sights and noises add up to a wonderful after-dark adventure for Thomas.


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Super Stars
Super Stars
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426306020
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Super Stars
The Biggest, Hottest, Brightest, and Most Explosive Stars in the Milky Way
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $25.90

Everyone knows that those bright, white dots in the night sky are stars; but how many of us really know what stars are, how they are born, how their lives affect ours, and how they die. SuperStars! is a book to expand the knowledge and fire the imaginations of stargazers everywhere... Read more >
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Super Stars
Super Stars
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426306013
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Super Stars
The Biggest, Hottest, Brightest, and Most Explosive Stars in the Milky Way
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $16.95

Everyone knows that those bright, white dots in the night sky are stars; but how many of us really know what stars are, how they are born, how their lives affect ours, and how they die. SuperStars! is a book to expand the knowledge and fire the imaginations of stargazers everywhere... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Faces of the Moon
Faces of the Moon
Written by Bob Crelin, Illustrated by Leslie Evans
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917851
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Faces of the Moon

Written by Bob Crelin
Illustrated by Leslie Evans


Format: Hardcover, 36 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $16.95

Why does the Moon seem to change shape from night to night? In this unique book, innovative die-cuts and playful poetry introduce the names and shapes of the lunar phases to explain the role light and shadow play in this transformation. Read more >
Once Upon a Starry Night
Once Upon a Starry Night
Written by Jacqueline Mitton, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426303913
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Once Upon a Starry Night
A Book of Constellations
Written by Jacqueline Mitton
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $8.95

National Geographic’s stunning rendition of the constellations’ glittering lightshow is now available in paperback.

Take an illuminating ride through the starry night sky, and learn how the heavens pay tribute to the gods of Greek and Roman mythology. Once Upon a Starry Night explains the ten ancient figures whose legends are written... Read more >
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The Planet Gods
The Planet Gods
Written by Jacqueline Mitton, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426304484
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The Planet Gods
Myths and Facts About the Solar System
Written by Jacqueline Mitton
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $7.95

With the addition of Ceres and Eris to our solar system, every library, school, and space-gazing, mythology-loving kid needs an updated look at the planets and the gods they represent. The Planet Gods is that volume: a new, reliable guide to the exciting recent developments in the world of astronomy from... Read more >
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The Planet Gods
The Planet Gods
Written by Jacqueline Mitton, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304491
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The Planet Gods
Myths and Facts About the Solar System
Written by Jacqueline Mitton
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $25.90

With the addition of Ceres and Eris to our solar system, every library, school, and space-gazing, mythology-loving kid needs an updated look at the planets and the gods they represent. The Planet Gods is that volume: a new, reliable guide to the exciting recent developments in the world of astronomy from... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Jump Into Science: Moon
Jump Into Science: Moon
Written by Steve Tomecek
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426302503
Our Price: $6.95
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Jump Into Science: Moon

Written by Steve Tomecek


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $6.95

Have you heard that the Moon is made of green cheese? Or that the appearance of the full moon can turn you into a wolf? And how about that Man on the Moon?

If you believe any of these old Moon myths, then you need to get your facts straight—straight from... Read more >
Planets, Stars, and Galaxies
Planets, Stars, and Galaxies
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301711
Our Price: $38.90
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Planets, Stars, and Galaxies
A Visual Encyclopedia of Our Universe
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $38.90

Finally, it's here! The farthest reaches of our universe captured in atlas form for young readers. Planets, Stars, and Galaxies is the space book that pushes the boundaries of man's ultimate frontier. The engaging, educational text, written in collaboration with National Geographic experts, includes the latest discoveries about our universe; while... Read more >
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Planets, Stars, and Galaxies
Planets, Stars, and Galaxies
Written by David Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426301704
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Planets, Stars, and Galaxies
A Visual Encyclopedia of Our Universe
Written by David Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $24.95

Finally, it's here! The farthest reaches of our universe captured in atlas form for young readers. Planets, Stars, and Galaxies is the space book that pushes the boundaries of man's ultimate frontier. The engaging, educational text, written in collaboration with National Geographic experts, includes the latest discoveries about our universe; while... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Zoo in the Sky
Zoo in the Sky
Written by Jacqueline Mitton, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780792259350
Our Price: $7.95
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Zoo in the Sky
A Book of Animal Constellations
Written by Jacqueline Mitton
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 24, 2006
Price: $7.95

This award-winning book capturing the glittering light show of the constellations is now available in paperback.

Take an illuminating ride through the starry night sky with National Geographic's Zoo in the Sky! Little Bear and the Great Bear in the Northern Sky; the scaly dragon winding his long tail; the Great... Read more >
Jump Into Science: Stars
Jump Into Science: Stars
Written by Steve Tomecek
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780792255819
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Jump Into Science: Stars

Written by Steve Tomecek


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2006
Price: $6.95

Where do stars go in the daytime? How far away are stars? What stories can they tell us?

Marvel at the mythic stories of the constellations and try finding your own patterns in the sky. Think beyond our sun and wonder what other planets might be circling other stars and what... Read more >
Jump Into Science: Sun
Jump Into Science: Sun
Written by Steve Tomecek
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780792255826
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Jump Into Science: Sun

Written by Steve Tomecek


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2006
Price: $6.95

How hot is the sun? What is it made of? How long would it take to get there? This fun- and fact-filled picture book answers these questions and many more. Follow the lead of two kids and a purple cat, who introduce astronomy in a child-friendly way.

"Steve Tomecek brings fun... Read more >
Thomas & Friends: Blue Train, Green Train (Thomas & Friends)
Thomas & Friends: Blue Train, Green Train (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375834639
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Thomas & Friends: Blue Train, Green Train (Thomas & Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: Hardcover, 36 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2006
Price: $8.99

Thomas the blue train works all day while Percy the green train works all night. But what exactly do they do? Told in the simplest language, here is a charming tale of a day and night on the Island of Sodor. Perfect for Bright and Early readers! Read more >
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Moon
Moon
Written by Steve Tomecek
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792251231
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Moon

Written by Steve Tomecek


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

A cartoon cat and bug explain scientific history and concepts regarding the Earth's moon: its ever-changing appearance, composition, comparisons to Earth and the sun, Galileo's observations and discoveries in 1609, astronauts, orbits, and other topics. Busy, colorful borders are full of decorative details based on the main pictures. A concluding craft... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Moon
Moon
Written by Steve Tomecek
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792283041
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Moon

Written by Steve Tomecek


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

A cartoon cat and bug explain scientific history and concepts regarding the Earth's moon: its ever-changing appearance, composition, comparisons to Earth and the sun, Galileo's observations and discoveries in 1609, astronauts, orbits, and other topics. Busy, colorful borders are full of decorative details based on the main pictures. A concluding craft... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Night Wonders
Night Wonders
Written by Jane Anne Peddicord, Illustrated by Jane Anne Peddicord
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570918780
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Night Wonders

Written by Jane Anne Peddicord
Illustrated by Jane Anne Peddicord


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2005
Price: $7.95

When you shine a flashlight into the night sky, the light speeds away from you at 186,000 miles per second. If the light escapes the Earth's atmosphere, it can soar through outer space and on to the stars. How would you like to stow aboard that flight?

In this book, you can... Read more >
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