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Animal Baths
Animal Baths
Written by Beth Fielding, Illustrated by Susan Greenelsh
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780979745522
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Animal Baths

Written by Beth Fielding
Illustrated by Susan Greenelsh


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2009
Price: $14.95

From feathers to fur and scales to skin, ANIMAL BATHS explores the fun and creative ways the world's animals get clean. Human baths are kinda boring: all you need is soap, water, and a fluffy towel. Animal baths, however, are great fun. Imagine rolling in dust or mud to get clean... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Storms!
National Geographic Readers: Storms!
Written by Miriam Goin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426303944
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National Geographic Readers: Storms!

Written by Miriam Goin


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $3.99

Storms are SCARY! But it’s cool to understand what’s going on when Mother Nature gets angry. Why does the wind howl? Why does it rain for days? How do rivers overflow? Thunder and lightening, monsoons, hurricanes, tornadoes... the facts and photos in this book will blow you away! Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Storms!
National Geographic Readers: Storms!
Written by Miriam Goin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303951
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National Geographic Readers: Storms!

Written by Miriam Goin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $13.90

Storms are SCARY! But it’s cool to understand what’s going on when Mother Nature gets angry. Why does the wind howl? Why does it rain for days? How do rivers overflow? Thunder and lightening, monsoons, hurricanes, tornadoes...the facts and photos in this book will blow you away! Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Sweet!
Sweet!
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake, Illustrated by Claudia Davila
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769627
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Sweet!
The Delicious Story of Candy
Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake
Illustrated by Claudia Davila


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $12.95

Through time and across continents, stories of sweets and their inventors intrigue and entertain us. Learn about primal sweets — from honey, sweet milk, and nuts to sugar candy, chocolate, and “sweet” stories of success.

Sweet! The Delicious Story of Candy takes us through history from 4,000 B.C., when islanders in... 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 >
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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.
Bubble Homes & Fish Farts
Bubble Homes & Fish Farts
Written by Fiona Bayrock, Illustrated by Carolyn Conahan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570916700
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Bubble Homes & Fish Farts

Written by Fiona Bayrock
Illustrated by Carolyn Conahan


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $7.95

Bubbles are for popping, fishing, finding food—and for sailing, playing, and shooting hoops! Who knew animals used bubbles for so many different things? Learn about how the water spider builds a bubble home underneath the water, how snapping shrimp use bubbles to talk to each other, or how dolphins play with... Read more >
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 >
Also available as a hardcover.
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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 >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
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 >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375846632
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #39: Dark Day in the Deep Sea
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #39: Dark Day in the Deep Sea, they had lots of questions. How big is a giant squid? What is... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375946639
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #17: Sea Monsters
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #39: Dark Day in the Deep Sea
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $12.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #39: Dark Day in the Deep Sea, they had lots of questions. How big is a giant squid? What is... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
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 >
Witness to Disaster: Hurricanes
Witness to Disaster: Hurricanes
Written by Dennis Fradin and Judith Fradin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426201110
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Witness to Disaster: Hurricanes

Written by Dennis Fradin and Judith Fradin


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $16.95

Step into the eye of the storm. Follow the action, from the first news reports of a hurricane called Katrina gathering out at sea, to eyewitness accounts of those who survive the epic devastation she finally wreaks along the Gulf Coast.

Then look back at the history of these catastrophic storms... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Witness to Disaster: Hurricanes
Witness to Disaster: Hurricanes
Written by Dennis Fradin and Judith Fradin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426201127
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Witness to Disaster: Hurricanes

Written by Dennis Fradin and Judith Fradin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $26.90

Step into the eye of the storm. Follow the action, from the first news reports of a hurricane called Katrina gathering out at sea, to eyewitness accounts of those who survive the epic devastation she finally wreaks along the Gulf Coast.

Then look back at the history of these catastrophic storms... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Witness to Disaster: Volcanoes
Witness to Disaster: Volcanoes
Written by Dennis Fradin and Judith Fradin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792253761
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Witness to Disaster: Volcanoes

Written by Dennis Fradin and Judith Fradin


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $16.95

Your world is about to change forever. Beneath your feet, a molten hell brews—and its boiling fury can no longer be contained within the Earth's thin crust.

A farmer's field in Mexico is about to become the birthplace of the 2,000-foot high volcano known as Paracutin. Volcanoes brings you the shocking... Read more >
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Witness to Disaster: Volcanoes
Witness to Disaster: Volcanoes
Written by Dennis Fradin and Judith Fradin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792253778
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Witness to Disaster: Volcanoes

Written by Dennis Fradin and Judith Fradin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $26.90

Your world is about to change forever. Beneath your feet, a molten hell brews—and its boiling fury can no longer be contained within the Earth's thin crust.

A farmer's field in Mexico is about to become the birthplace of the 2,000-foot high volcano known as Paracutin. Volcanoes brings you the shocking... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Jump into Science: Dirt
Jump into Science: Dirt
Written by Steve Tomecek, Illustrated by Nancy Woodman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300899
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Jump into Science: Dirt

Written by Steve Tomecek
Illustrated by Nancy Woodman


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $6.95

What is soil? Who lives in dirt? How does earth help things grow? The answers are within this fun- and fact-filled picture book. Just follow the gardening star-nosed mole in the colorful outfits...and dig in!! Read more >
Jump into Science: Earthquakes
Jump into Science: Earthquakes
Written by Ellen J. Prager, Illustrated by Susan Greenstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300905
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Jump into Science: Earthquakes

Written by Ellen J. Prager
Illustrated by Susan Greenstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $6.95

What causes earthquakes? Where do they happen most? What should you do if you feel the earth shake? Just follow the friendly crow-in-the-know for all the answers!

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.  Read more >
Jump into Science: Volcano!
Jump into Science: Volcano!
Written by Ellen J. Prager, Illustrated by Nancy Woodman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300912
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Jump into Science: Volcano!

Written by Ellen J. Prager
Illustrated by Nancy Woodman


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $6.95

How do volcanoes erupt? What is lava and what happens when it cools? Where are the worldÕs biggest volcanoes? Just stay cool—and let Volcano Vulcan, Dragon Explorer, take you around the hot-spots!

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.  Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375932212
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #28: High Tide in Hawaii
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: February 27, 2007
Price: $12.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #28: High Tide in Hawaii, they had lots of questions. What causes tsunamis? Who studies earthquakes? How do volcanoes form?...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375832215
Our Price: $5.99
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #15: Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #28: High Tide in Hawaii
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: February 27, 2007
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #28: High Tide in Hawaii, they had lots of questions. What causes tsunamis? Who studies earthquakes? How do volcanoes form?...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
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