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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 >
Cool Animal Names
Cool Animal Names
Written by Dawn Cusick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781936140398
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Cool Animal Names

Written by Dawn Cusick


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2011
Price: $14.95

Once a child is old enough to recognize the difference between a peacock and a frog, the idea of a peacock frog is funny and intriguing. Does it look like a peacock or a frog? Does it have a tail or a beak? And what about a skunk tiger beetle? Does... Read more >
Oh, Give Me a Home! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Oh, Give Me a Home! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375873430
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Oh, Give Me a Home! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $3.99

From a bear in a cave to a hermit crab in its shell, kids ages 3 to 7 will love learning all about animal homes in this Chunky Crayon Coloring Book based on the PBS Kids show The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That! Four chunky crayons and... Read more >
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: eBook
ISBN: 9780375983283
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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: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $5.99

How are an octopus and a squid different? What kinds of creatures live in the deepest abyss of the ocean? What do scientists say some legendary sea monsters really are? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this Magic Tree House Fact Tracker: Sea Monsters. Read more >
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Tree's Company (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Tree's Company (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Golden Books, Illustrated by Joe Mathieu and Aristides Ruiz
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780375865596
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Tree's Company (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu and Aristides Ruiz


Format: Non-traditional book, 12 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $6.99

Based on an episode of The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!, the new animated series on PBS Kids, this Reusable Sticker Book features 12 full-color pages and over 40 reusable stickers. Kids will be able to play with a squirrel monkey, a tree frog, a boa constrictor... Read more >
Honey Bees
Honey Bees
Written by Stephen Buchmann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385737715
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Honey Bees
Letters from the Hive
Written by Stephen Buchmann


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $8.99

In Honey Bees: Letters From the Hive, bee expert Stephen Buchmann takes readers on an incredible tour. Enter a beehive--one part nursery, one part honey factory, one part queen bee sanctum--then fly through backyard gardens, open fields, and deserts where wildflowers bloom. It's fascinating--and delicious!

Hailed for their hard work and harmonious...

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Where in the Wild?
Where in the Wild?
Written by David M. Schwartz and Yael Schy, Photographed by Dwight Kuhn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781582463995
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Where in the Wild?
Camouflaged Creatures Concealed... and Revealed
Written by David M. Schwartz and Yael Schy
Photographed by Dwight Kuhn


Format: Trade Paperback, 44 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $8.99

Ten creatures await, camouflaged in artful, full-page photographs, while playful poems offer clues about each animal's identity and whereabouts. Think you've spotted one? Lift one of ten gatefolds to find out. A full page of fascinating information accompanies each animal so readers can learn how nature's camouflage serves hunter and hunted... Read more >
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After the Kill
After the Kill
Written by Darrin Lunde
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917431
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After the Kill

Written by Darrin Lunde


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $16.95

A hungry lioness attacks a grazing zebra on the plains of East Africa. She bites it in the throat. The zebra is dead. After the kill, the lioness and her pride rip the carcass open and eat. Vultures swoop in and fight over scraps of meat, and cunning jackals compete with... Read more >
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After the Kill
After the Kill
Written by Darrin Lunde
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917448
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After the Kill

Written by Darrin Lunde


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

A hungry lioness attacks a grazing zebra on the plains of East Africa. She bites it in the throat. The zebra is dead. After the kill, the lioness and her pride rip the carcass open and eat. Vultures swoop in and fight over scraps of meat, and cunning jackals compete with... Read more >
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Cars on Mars
Cars on Mars
Written by Alexandra Siy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570914638
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Cars on Mars
Roving the Red Planet
Written by Alexandra Siy


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $9.95

In CARS ON MARS readers can follow the course of NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover (MER) mission as twin rovers Spirit and Opportunity explore the Red Planet. Learn how scientists determined that there was once water on Mars and how the Earthbound NASA team resolved problems with the rovers from afar in... Read more >
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Caterpillars
Caterpillars
Written by Marilyn Singer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780979745577
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Caterpillars

Written by Marilyn Singer


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $14.95

Caterpillars attract children like magnets--their shapes, colors, and locomotion styles are impossible to resist. Now children can explore the dazzling diversity of the world's caterpillars illustrated in hundreds of full-color photographs. The charm of these larval forms of moths and butterflies is captured in verse and easy-to-follow narrative text by award-winning... Read more >
Ralph Masiello's Robot Drawing Book
Ralph Masiello's Robot Drawing Book
Written by Ralph Masiello
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570915369
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Ralph Masiello's Robot Drawing Book

Written by Ralph Masiello


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

Illustrator Ralph Masiello shares his love of robots in this newest addition to his popular drawing series. Step-by-step diagrams show young artists how to use simple shapes and lines to create basic robots.

Challenge steps and a visit to the "spare part warehouse" encourage kids to customize their designs with dials, switches... Read more >
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Ralph Masiello's Robot Drawing Book
Ralph Masiello's Robot Drawing Book
Written by Ralph Masiello
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570915352
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Ralph Masiello's Robot Drawing Book

Written by Ralph Masiello


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $16.95

Illustrator Ralph Masiello shares his love of robots in this newest addition to his popular drawing series. Step-by-step diagrams show young artists how to use simple shapes and lines to create basic robots.

Challenge steps and a visit to the "spare part warehouse" encourage kids to customize their designs with dials, switches... Read more >
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Micro Mania
Micro Mania
Written by Jordan D. Brown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781936140473
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Micro Mania

Written by Jordan D. Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $9.95

Get ready to be grossed out!

Try not to panic, but a million creatures are crawling all over your skin--wriggling on your legs, your neck, your scalp...everywhere! And that's only on the outside of our bodies. Trillions more of these itty-bitty things are thriving INSIDE!

Here's a big treat for every kid who... Read more >
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Older than The Stars
Older than The Stars
Written by Karen C. Fox
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917882
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Older than The Stars

Written by Karen C. Fox


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

How old are you?--Older than you think.

In a way, we are all as old as the universe itself. In fact, every bit of every one of us was created in the Big Bang, billions of years ago.

Stunning illustrations and lively verse tell the story of the cosmic connections that tie human... Read more >
Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)
Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry, Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375986178
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Thomas and the Castle (Thomas & Friends)

Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Tommy Stubbs


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $9.99

Percy has been telling ghost stories about Rolf’s Castle, the old ruin near one of the main lines. Thomas doesn’t want to believe in ghosts, but when odd things keep happening, he gets nervous. But on an important, special run, Thomas starts to figure out that mysterious happenings usually have reasonable...

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Lady Liberty
Lady Liberty
Written by Doreen Rappaport, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653019
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Lady Liberty
A Biography
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2011
Price: $7.99

A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail.

"Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift."

It begins in 1865 as a romantic idea, but ten years later Édouard... Read more >
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Witness to Disaster: Tsunamis

Written by Judy Fradin
Edited by Dennis Fradin


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2011
Price: $4.95

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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Tornado!
Tornado!
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307799
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Tornado!
The Story Behind These Twisting, Turning, Spinning, and Spiraling Storms
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $16.95

Through riveting narrative and eyewitness stories, young readers learn what it's really like to be caught in a monster tornado. Captivating first-person accounts and news reports detail survivors' experiences of the most destructive tornadoes ever to occur in the United States. And thrill-seekers' reports add to the drama and suspense. Historical... Read more >
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Tornado!
Tornado!
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307805
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Tornado!
The Story Behind These Twisting, Turning, Spinning, and Spiraling Storms
Written by Judy Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $26.90

Through riveting narrative and eyewitness stories, young readers learn what it's really like to be caught in a monster tornado. Captivating first-person accounts and news reports detail survivors' experiences of the most destructive tornadoes ever to occur in the United States. And thrill-seekers' reports add to the drama and suspense. Historical... Read more >
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13 Planets
13 Planets
Written by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307706
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13 Planets
The Latest View of the Solar System
Written by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.95

First, Pluto left. Then it came back, along with Ceres and Eris...and now Haumea and MakeMake, too! The recent actions of the International Astronomical Union have put every solar system book out of date. In response, National Geographic joins forces with David Aguilar of the Harvard Smithsonian Astronomical Observatory to revise... Read more >
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13 Planets
13 Planets
Written by David A. Aguilar
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307713
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13 Planets
The Latest View of the Solar System
Written by David A. Aguilar


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $25.90

First, Pluto left. Then it came back, along with Ceres and Eris...and now Haumea and MakeMake, too! The recent actions of the International Astronomical Union have put every solar system book out of date. In response, National Geographic joins forces with David Aguilar of the Harvard Smithsonian Astronomical Observatory to revise... Read more >
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Amazing Animals
Amazing Animals
Written by Margriet Ruurs, Illustrated by W. Allan Hancock
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769733
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Amazing Animals
The Remarkable Things That Creatures Do
Written by Margriet Ruurs
Illustrated by W. Allan Hancock


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $17.95

Did you know that the oldest insect lived more than 350 million years ago? That’s more than 100 million years before the dinosaurs! Did you know that a slug has three noses, an octopus has three hearts, and that an earthworm has no eyes, no nose, no ears, and no lungs... Read more >
Human Footprint
Human Footprint
Written by Ellen Kirk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426307676
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Human Footprint
Everything You Will Eat, Use, Wear, Buy, and Throw Out in Your Lifetime
Written by Ellen Kirk


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $6.95

What is your human footprint? Well, it's 13,056 pints of milk, 28,433 showers, 12,888 oranges, 14,518 candy bars, and $52,972 worth of clothes, all in one lifetime. Makes you want to step more lightly on the planet! Perfectly timed for Earth Day, this book doesn't preach or judge, but simply shows... Read more >
Just the Right Size
Just the Right Size
Written by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Neal Layton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653002
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Just the Right Size
Why Big Animals Are Big and Little Animals Are Little
Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Neal Layton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $7.99

From a celebrated team comes a fascinating look at why we don’t have super powers (alas) — and why size matters, for creatures big and small.

Did you ever wonder why there are no high-fl ying, wall-climbing, tall-building-leaping superheroes in real life? Find out what keeps big animals (like us) from engaging... Read more >
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