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Bomb
Bomb
Written by Steve Sheinkin, Read by Roy Samuelson
Format: Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804122184
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Bomb
The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon
Written by Steve Sheinkin
Read by Roy Samuelson


Format: Compact Disc
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $39.00

In December of 1938, a chemist in a German laboratory made a shocking discovery: When placed next to radioactive material, a Uranium atom split in two. That simple discovery launched a scientific race that spanned 3 continents. In Great Britain and the United States, Soviet spies worked their way into the... Read more >
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Deadly!
Deadly!
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Neal Layton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763662318
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Deadly!
The Truth About the Most Dangerous Creatures on Earth
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Neal Layton


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $14.99

Lions and scorpions and lethal little jellyfish, oh my! Kids will sink their teeth into this fascinating look at nature’s fiercest creatures.

Sometimes nature can be nasty: snakes that spit poison, insects with exploding bottoms, and tigers that have you for dinner. Throughout the animal kingdom, creatures are equipped with lethal weapons... Read more >
Look Up!
Look Up!
Written by Annette LeBlanc Cate, Illustrated by Annette LeBlanc Cate
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763645618
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Look Up!
Bird-Watching in Your Own Backyard
Written by Annette LeBlanc Cate
Illustrated by Annette LeBlanc Cate


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $15.99

A 2014 Robert F. Sibert Honor Book

You don’t have to own binoculars and know a bunch of fancy Latin names to watch birds! No matter where you live, they’re in your neighborhood — just look up.


This conversational, humorous introduction to bird-watching encourages kids to get outdoors with a sketchbook and really... Read more >
Python
Python
Written by Christopher Cheng, Illustrated by Mark Jackson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763663964
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Python

Written by Christopher Cheng
Illustrated by Mark Jackson


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $15.99

Follow the deadly python as she slithers in search of a meal in this riveting nature story that is not for the faint of heart.

Python stirs and slithers out from her shelter, smelling the air with her forked tongue. It’s time to molt her dull scales and reveal the glistening snake... Read more >
How Did That Get in My Lunchbox?
How Did That Get in My Lunchbox?
Written by Chris Butterworth, Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763665036
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How Did That Get in My Lunchbox?
The Story of Food
Written by Chris Butterworth
Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $5.99

"Equally informative and appetite-whetting." — The Horn Book

One of the best parts of a young child’s day is opening a lunchbox and diving in. But how did that delicious food get there? From planting wheat to mixing dough, climbing trees to machine-squeezing fruit, picking cocoa pods to stirring a vat of... Read more >
Too Hot? Too Cold?
Too Hot? Too Cold?
Written by Caroline Arnold, Illustrated by Annie Patterson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892773
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Too Hot? Too Cold?
Keeping Body Temperature Just Right
Written by Caroline Arnold
Illustrated by Annie Patterson


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $7.95

Have you ever wondered why you shiver when you’re cold, or sweat when you’re hot? It may seem natural that emperor penguins huddle together to stay warm in the Arctic, but why exactly does this prevent them from freezing? Is your dog just out of breath when he pants after running... Read more >
The Little Recycler
The Little Recycler
Written by Jan Gerardi
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375861727
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The Little Recycler

Written by Jan Gerardi


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $6.99

Heavy machinery and going green don't mix? NO WAY! This colorful, action-packed lift-the-flap board book takes toddlers on an environmentally friendly ride through the basics of recycling. Read more >
Black Gold
Black Gold
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375859687
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Black Gold
The Story of Oil in Our Lives
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $15.99

Oil is not pretty, but it is a resource that drives the modern world.  It has made fortunes for the lucky few and provided jobs for millions of ordinary folks.

Thick and slippery, crude oil has an evil smell. Yet without it, life as we live it today would be impossible. Oil... Read more >
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Bomb
Bomb
Written by Steve Sheinkin, Read by Roy Samuelson
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804122191
Our Price: $20.00

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Bomb
The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon
Written by Steve Sheinkin
Read by Roy Samuelson


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $20.00

In December of 1938, a chemist in a German laboratory made a shocking discovery: When placed next to radioactive material, a Uranium atom split in two. That simple discovery launched a scientific race that spanned 3 continents. In Great Britain and the United States, Soviet spies worked their way into the... Read more >
Also available as a audio CD.
The Chocolate Voyage (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
The Chocolate Voyage (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375981500
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The Chocolate Voyage (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Dave Aikins


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $3.99

When the Cat in the Hat eats Nick's last piece of chocolate, the gang visits the Forest of Coco-a-licious to learn to make their own. There they discover that chocolate is made from cocoa beans which grow on trees--and that the raw beans actually taste pretty awful!  Undeterred, the gang help... Read more >
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The Chocolate Voyage (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
The Chocolate Voyage (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307980236
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The Chocolate Voyage (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Dave Aikins


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $3.99

When the Cat in the Hat eats Nick's last piece of chocolate, the gang visits the Forest of Coco-a-licious to learn to make their own. There they discover that chocolate is made from cocoa beans which grow on trees--and that the raw beans actually taste pretty awful!  Undeterred, the gang help... Read more >
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The Tree Doctor (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
The Tree Doctor (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Tom Brannon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375869570
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The Tree Doctor (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Tom Brannon


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $3.99

When Sally and Nick's maple tree won't grow,  the Cat in the Hat knows who to call—Dr. Twiggles—who suggests they inspect its roots. A trip underground in the Thinga-ma-jigger is undertaken, and sure enough, the maple tree needs water (which Things One and Two procure in ridiculous overabundance) and sun (which... Read more >
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The Tree Doctor (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
The Tree Doctor (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Tom Brannon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375981494
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The Tree Doctor (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Tom Brannon


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $3.99

When Sally and Nick's maple tree won't grow,  the Cat in the Hat knows who to call—Dr. Twiggles—who suggests they inspect its roots. A trip underground in the Thinga-ma-jigger is undertaken, and sure enough, the maple tree needs water (which Things One and Two procure in ridiculous overabundance) and sun (which... Read more >
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The Busy Body Book
The Busy Body Book
Written by Lizzy Rockwell, Illustrated by Lizzy Rockwell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307793423
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The Busy Body Book
A Kid's Guide to Fitness
Written by Lizzy Rockwell
Illustrated by Lizzy Rockwell


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2012
Price: $6.99

A celebration of the amazing human machine and a life on the move!

Your amazing body can jump, sprint, twist, and twirl. Your body is built to move.

Lizzy Rockwell explains how your bones and muscles, heart and lungs, nerves and brain all work together to keep you on the go. Kids walk... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
What Happens Next?
What Happens Next?
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Marc Boutavant
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763662646
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What Happens Next?

Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Marc Boutavant


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $9.99

Lift the flaps and learn about animal life with two new books in a fresh, fun-filled series for curious preschoolers.

Here’s a hungry chameleon with a long, long tongue. And here’s a big juicy caterpillar. Can you guess what happens next? What if a honeybee comes upon a beautiful patch of flowers... Read more >
Who Lives Here?
Who Lives Here?
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Marc Boutavant
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763662639
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Who Lives Here?

Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Marc Boutavant


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $9.99

Lift the flaps and learn about animal life with two new books in a fresh, fun-filled series for curious preschoolers.

matching spread at the end make learning about habitats fun.The jungle is warm and steamy. What kind of animal might live there, a snow goose or a sloth? What about a still... Read more >
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
Written by Catherine D. Hughes, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426310140
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space

Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $14.95

This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud. The book will... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space
Written by Catherine D. Hughes, Illustrated by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310157
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space

Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Illustrated by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $23.90

This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud. The book will explain basic... Read more >
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The Story of Silk
The Story of Silk
Written by Richard Sobol, Illustrated by Richard Sobol
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763641658
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The Story of Silk
From Worm Spit to Woven Scarves
Written by Richard Sobol
Illustrated by Richard Sobol


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $17.99

What does worm spit have to do with the world’s most luxurious fabric? Travel to Thailand for a close-up look at wrigglers, weavers, and wearers of silk.

Join author and photographer Richard Sobol as he picks up his camera once more and travels to a small village in Thailand for an in-depth... Read more >
Happy Holi-Doodles! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Happy Holi-Doodles! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Golden Books, Illustrated by Christopher Moroney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307931986
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Happy Holi-Doodles! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $5.99

Get ready to ho, ho, ho, ho with Nick, Sally, and the Cat in the Hat! Based on the PBS Kids show The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! and its upcoming The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas special, this yuletide Doodle Book invites... Read more >
Now You See Me... (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Now You See Me... (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Christopher Moroney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780449814031
Our Price: $3.99
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Now You See Me... (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $3.99

Hide-and-seek is a great game, but Nick always finds where Sally is hiding. And that's no fun! Enter the Cat in the Hat. His friend Gecko is an expert at hiding. Maybe Gecko can share some tips with the kids? So off they go to the jungle, where Gecko teaches them...

Read more >
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Walkin' in a Sticker Wonderland! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Walkin' in a Sticker Wonderland! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Golden Books, Illustrated by Christopher Moroney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307931979
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Walkin' in a Sticker Wonderland! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $3.99

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas!,—and this tie-in to the PBS holiday special will show you why. With 48 pages to color, and an entire sheet of hologramatic stickers, Christmas has never been so colorful and bright! A beautiful sight—we're happy tonight--walkin' in a sticker wonderland!  Read more >
My Healthy Body
My Healthy Body
Written by Liza Fromer, Illustrated by Joe Weissmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493124
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My Healthy Body

Written by Liza Fromer
Illustrated by Joe Weissmann


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $12.95

New book in the BODY WORKS series - straightforward body facts paired with very silly illustrations - for children aged 6 to 9. Ideal for both home and school use.
 
My Healthy Body is a fact-filled book about healthy habits - perfect for instilling the need to look after both mind and... Read more >
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My Healthy Body
My Healthy Body
Written by Liza Fromer, Illustrated by Joe Weissmann
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770493704
Our Price: $9.99
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My Healthy Body

Written by Liza Fromer
Illustrated by Joe Weissmann


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $9.99

New book in the BODY WORKS series - straightforward body facts paired with very silly illustrations - for children aged 6 to 9. Ideal for both home and school use.
 
My Healthy Body is a fact-filled book about healthy habits - perfect for instilling the need to look after both mind and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
My Itchy Body
My Itchy Body
Written by Liza Fromer, Illustrated by Joe Weissmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493117
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My Itchy Body

Written by Liza Fromer
Illustrated by Joe Weissmann


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $12.95

A new book in the BODY WORKS series - straightforward body facts paired with very silly illustrations - for children aged 6 to 9. Ideal for both home and school use.
 
My Itchy Body is a fact-filled book about everything that itches: the causes, the cures, the myths, and the reality. Medically... Read more >
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