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Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space
Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space
Written by Amy Sklansky, Illustrated by Stacey Schuett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375864599
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Out of This World: Poems and Facts about Space

Written by Amy Sklansky
Illustrated by Stacey Schuett


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $17.99

Amy Sklansky and Stacey Schuett give young explorers the moon and stars and beyond!

The mysteries of the universe and the science of space exploration are perennialy popular subjects, and Out of This World is a wonderful introduction. Amy Sklansky has written evocative poems about planets and stars and rockets and... Read more >
Who Will Save My Planet?
Who Will Save My Planet?
Written by Cristina Urrutia
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492813
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Who Will Save My Planet?

Written by Cristina Urrutia


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $10.95

This unique and powerful wordless book uses striking photos to show the impact of humans on the environment. Each provocative image speaks volumes. On every spread we are shown a treasure that nature has given us beside a picture of how we’ve abused that treasure. We see a beautiful forest glade... Read more >
A Black Hole Is Not a Hole
A Black Hole Is Not a Hole
Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano, Illustrated by Michael Carroll
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917837
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A Black Hole Is Not a Hole

Written by Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano
Illustrated by Michael Carroll


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $18.95

Get ready to S-T-R-E-T-C-H your mind!

What is a black hole? Where do they come from? How were they discovered? Can we visit one? Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano takes readers on a ride through the galaxies (ours, and others), answering these questions and many more about the phenomenon known as a black hole.

In... Read more >
Crazy Concoctions
Crazy Concoctions
Written by Jordan D. Brown, Illustrated by Anthony Owsley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781936140510
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Crazy Concoctions
A Mad Scientist's Guide to Messy Mixtures
Written by Jordan D. Brown
Illustrated by Anthony Owsley


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $14.95

Making a mess is generally frowned upon, but if you are learning important scientific principles and creating cool science experiments, then the mess will have to be excused. Within the pages of this diabolically genius book is a collection of experiments that kids can do at home. They may make a... Read more >
Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine

Written by Jules Older


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $5.99

In 1922, when Joseph-Armand Bombardier was fifteen years old he built his first snow vehicle. He had always loved to tinker with motors and make things go, and he dreamed of building a vehicle that could go over snow. His first attempt, using a Model T Ford engine and a wooden... Read more >
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Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine
Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine
Written by Jules Older, Illustrated by Michael Lauritano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893350
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Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine

Written by Jules Older
Illustrated by Michael Lauritano


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $6.95

In 1922, when Joseph-Armand Bombardier was fifteen years old he built his first snow vehicle. He had always loved to tinker with motors and make things go, and he dreamed of building a vehicle that could go over snow. His first attempt, using a Model T Ford engine and a wooden... Read more >
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Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine
Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine
Written by Jules Older, Illustrated by Michael Lauritano
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893343
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Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine

Written by Jules Older
Illustrated by Michael Lauritano


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $14.95

In 1922, when Joseph-Armand Bombardier was fifteen years old he built his first snow vehicle. He had always loved to tinker with motors and make things go, and he dreamed of building a vehicle that could go over snow. His first attempt, using a Model T Ford engine and a wooden... Read more >
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Waiting for Ice
Waiting for Ice
Written by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Alan Marks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892551
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Waiting for Ice

Written by Sandra Markle
Illustrated by Alan Marks


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $15.95

Based on a true story, WAITING FOR ICE follows an orphaned polar bear cub as she struggles to find food on Wrangel Island, far north in the Arctic Ocean. Left alone at ten months old, the young female finds herself up against other bears who are bigger and stronger than she... Read more >
A Warmer World
A Warmer World
Written by Caroline Arnold, Illustrated by Jamie Hogan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892674
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A Warmer World

Written by Caroline Arnold
Illustrated by Jamie Hogan


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Adapt, or face extinction.

The golden toad used to inhabit the cloud forests of Costa Rica, but when the weather became too warm and dried up the pools where its eggs hatched, the golden toad disappeared. It has not been seen in more than twenty years. This amphibian is just one of... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975515
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #21: Leprechauns and Irish Folklore
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2012
Price: $5.99

Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #43: Leprechaun in Late Winter, they had lots of questions. What are leprechauns? How do we know many of the old Irish stories? How do fairies spend their time? Who speaks the Irish language?... Read more >
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Black Gold
Black Gold
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375896866
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Black Gold
The Story of Oil in Our Lives
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $9.99

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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Busy as a Bee! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Busy as a Bee! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Mary Tillworth, Illustrated by Christopher Moroney
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780307930118
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Busy as a Bee! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Mary Tillworth
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: Board, 12 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $9.99

The Cat in the Hat is off and away on a buzzing adventure! In this novelty board book featuring two-sided crayons and a die-cut handle, kids ages 3-7 will enter the world of Dr. Seuss to learn how honey is made. Activities range from drawing a crown for the Queen Bee... Read more >
Look for the Lorax
Look for the Lorax
Written by Tish Rabe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375869990
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Look for the Lorax

Written by Tish Rabe


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $3.99

Look out for the Lorax! Dr. Seuss's lovable grump makes his Step into Reading debut in this wonderland adventure through hills of green where the Truffula trees sway. Through easy words and simple sentences, the youngest readers will discover the Lorax's paradise, from singing Swomee-Swans to playful Bar-ba-loots. Read more >
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Look for the Lorax
Look for the Lorax
Written by Tish Rabe
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375969997
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Look for the Lorax

Written by Tish Rabe


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $12.99

Look out for the Lorax! Dr. Seuss's lovable grump makes his Step into Reading debut in this wonderland adventure through hills of green where the Truffula trees sway. Through easy words and simple sentences, the youngest readers will discover the Lorax's paradise, from singing Swomee-Swans to playful Bar-ba-loots.


From the Trade Paperback... Read more >
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The Lorax Doodle Book
The Lorax Doodle Book
Written by Golden Books
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307929822
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The Lorax Doodle Book

Written by Golden Books


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $5.99

Dr. Seuss's furry Earth-lover is on the loose! This Lorax coloring and activity book is filled with more than 100 zany scenes to color and complete and also includes a sheet of stickers. Perfect for creative minds ages 3-7 who love to let their imaginations run wild—Seuss-style! Read more >
A Tree for Me!
A Tree for Me!
Written by Golden Books, Illustrated by Jan Gerardi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307929815
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A Tree for Me!

Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Jan Gerardi


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $3.99

Dr. Seuss's beloved Lorax is back in this 48-page coloring and activity book with eco-friendly stickers. Perfect for budding environmentalists ages 3-7. Read more >
North
North
Written by Nick Dowson, Illustrated by Patrick Benson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763652715
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North
The Amazing Story of Arctic Migration
Written by Nick Dowson
Illustrated by Patrick Benson


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $16.99

A passionate nature lover and a renowned artist trace the awe-inspiring spring migration of millions of creatures to the Arctic--the greatest journey on Earth.

At the top of our world is a huge wild place called the Arctic.

In the winter, it is a cold and barren land, where few animals can survive... Read more >
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Outbreak! Plagues That Changed History
Outbreak! Plagues That Changed History
Written by Bryn Barnard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307489258
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Outbreak! Plagues That Changed History

Written by Bryn Barnard


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2011
Price: $9.99

Did the Black Death destroy the feudal system? Did cholera pave the way for modern Manhattan? Did yellow fever help end the slave trade? Remarkably, the answer to all of these questions is yes. Time and again, diseases have impacted the course of human history in surprisingly powerful ways. From influenza... Read more >
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Bang!
Bang!
Written by Michael Rubino
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616144722
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Bang!
How We Came to Be
Written by Michael Rubino


Format: Trade Paperback, 69 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $17.00

"Bang! And that was it, the beginning of everything."

So begins this beautifully illustrated, panoramic story of evolution. Author and illustrator Michael Rubino conveys not only the facts but also the excitement of the scientific explanation of our world, from the origin of the universe in the big bang to the... Read more >
My Achy Body
My Achy Body
Written by Liza Fromer and Francine, Illustrated by Joe Weissmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492042
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My Achy Body

Written by Liza Fromer and Francine
Illustrated by Joe Weissmann


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $12.95

Young children are full of questions about how their bodies work. With straightforward,  easy-to-understand language and a playful attitude, Liza Fromer and Francine Gerstein MD have collaborated to create books packed with solid information about the intricacies of the human body. Their reassuring text describes the body’s various systems and supplies... Read more >
My Messy Body
My Messy Body
Written by Liza Fromer and Francine, Illustrated by Joe Weissmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492028
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My Messy Body

Written by Liza Fromer and Francine
Illustrated by Joe Weissmann


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $12.95

Young children are full of questions about how their bodies work. With straightforward,  easy-to-understand language and a playful attitude, Liza Fromer and Francine Gerstein MD have collaborated to create books packed with solid information about the intricacies of the human body. Their reassuring text describes the body’s various systems and supplies... Read more >
My Noisy Body
My Noisy Body
Written by Liza Fromer and Francine, Illustrated by Joe Weissmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492011
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My Noisy Body

Written by Liza Fromer and Francine
Illustrated by Joe Weissmann


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $12.95

Young children are full of questions about how their bodies work. With straightforward,  easy-to-understand language and a playful attitude, Liza Fromer and Francine Gerstein MD have collaborated to create books packed with solid information about the intricacies of the human body. Their reassuring text describes the body’s various systems and supplies... Read more >
My Stretchy Body
My Stretchy Body
Written by Liza Fromer and Francine, Illustrated by Joe Weissmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492035
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My Stretchy Body

Written by Liza Fromer and Francine
Illustrated by Joe Weissmann


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $12.95

Young children are full of questions about how their bodies work. With straightforward,  easy-to-understand language and a playful attitude, Liza Fromer and Francine Gerstein MD have collaborated to create books packed with solid information about the intricacies of the human body. Their reassuring text describes the body’s various systems and supplies... Read more >
Super Science: Feel the Force!
Super Science: Feel the Force!
Written by Tom Adams, Illustrated by Thomas Flintham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763655662
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Super Science: Feel the Force!
Full of Pop-Up Physics Fun
Written by Tom Adams
Illustrated by Thomas Flintham


Format: Hardcover, 20 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $18.99

Discover how exciting physics can be in this fun and interactive book!

The first in a series about science, Feel the Force!, puts the "fizz" into physics. Readers will explore how things move, friction, gravity, light, sound, magnetism, and electricity, among other key areas of physics. Packed with hands-on paper novelties and... Read more >
Who Has What?
Who Has What?
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Nadine B. Westcott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763629311
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Who Has What?
All About Girls' Bodies and Boys' Bodies
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Nadine B. Westcott


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $15.99

The trusted, New York Times best-selling author of It's Perfectly Normal presents a charming and reassuring picture book series for preschoolers.

Young children are curious about almost everything. Asking questions is one of many ways they learn about themselves and the world around them. Now, this unique series for our youngest children... Read more >
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