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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 The recent actions of the International Astronomical Union have put every solar system book out of date.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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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 >
Busy Elephants
Busy Elephants
Written by John Schindel, Photographed by Martin Harvey
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781582463834
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Busy Elephants

Written by John Schindel
Photographed by Martin Harvey


Format: Board, 20 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $6.99

Stunning photographs of wild African elephants are paired with rhyming, toddler-appropriate action verbs. Babies and toddlers will delight in seeing elephants of all sizes in their natural habitat as they romp, stomp, stretch, step, splash, dash, and more. This is the 14th book in the popular Busy Book series. Read more >
Oscar and the Bird
Oscar and the Bird
Written by Geoff Waring, Illustrated by Geoff Waring
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653026
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Oscar and the Bird
A Book about Electricity
Written by Geoff Waring
Illustrated by Geoff Waring


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $6.99

Two new Start with Science books introduce kids to core science concepts through engaging stories, fresh illustrations, and supplemental activities.

When Oscar the kitten finds a tractor in a field and accidentally turns on the windshield wipers, he is full of questions about electricity. Luckily, Bird knows the answers! With the help... Read more >
Oscar and the Snail
Oscar and the Snail
Written by Geoff Waring, Illustrated by Geoff Waring
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653033
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Oscar and the Snail
A Book About Things That We Use
Written by Geoff Waring
Illustrated by Geoff Waring


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $6.99

Two new Start with Science books introduce kids to core science concepts through engaging stories, fresh illustrations, and supplemental activities.

One day Oscar comes across a nest made of twigs and leaves, perfect for sheltering eggs. It makes him wonder about all the things we use — like glass, paper, plastic, and... Read more >
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Silk and Venom
Silk and Venom
Written by Kathryn Lasky, Photographed by Christopher G. Knight
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763642228
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Silk and Venom
Searching for a Dangerous Spider
Written by Kathryn Lasky
Photographed by Christopher G. Knight


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $16.99

Join a researcher on a passionate hunt for poisonous spiders, captured in the engaging prose and stunning photos of a masterful team.

Love them, hate them — spiders are feared and misunderstood by many, but certainly not by biology professor and arachnologist Greta Binford. Eager and willing to share her knowledge, she... Read more >
How the Weather Works
How the Weather Works
Written by Christiane Dorion, Illustrated by Beverley Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763652623
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How the Weather Works
A Hands-on Guide to Our Changing Climate
Written by Christiane Dorion
Illustrated by Beverley Young


Format: Hardcover, 20 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $17.99

What is a tornado? Why does it snow? How is a hurricane created? Find out in this novelty-packed introduction to our planet’s weather.

Tackling both normal and extreme scenarios, this is an entertaining and enlightening exploration of the world’s weather. With bright, friendly illustrations, plus pop-ups, pull-tabs, and booklets, this interactive book... Read more >
Animal Eggs
Animal Eggs
Written by Dawn Cusick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780979745539
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Animal Eggs
An Amazing Clutch of Mysteries and Marvels
Written by Dawn Cusick


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $14.95

Kids who like animals will love ANIMAL EGGS! Discover amazing colors and dozens of shapes and sizes--pink, yellow, orange, red, purple eggs, spotted eggs, speckled eggs, see-through eggs, and so many more. Explore dozens of wild and wonderful ways animals protect their eggs: male fish that protect hundreds of eggs in... Read more >
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How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
Written by Chris Butterworth, Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763650056
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How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?
The Story of Food
Written by Chris Butterworth
Illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $12.99

Fresh retro artwork lures little readers on a tasty trip to farms, dairies, and more. Yum!

The best part of a young child’s day is often opening a lunchbox and diving in. But how did all that delicious food get there? Who made the bread for the sandwich? What about the cheese... Read more >
Going Buggy! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Going Buggy! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Golden Books, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375872150
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Going Buggy! (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Insects and Spiders to Paint
Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $7.99

Based on several episodes of The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!, the new animated series on PBS Kids, this Deluxe Paint Box Book features 64 pages of insects to paint! Kids ages 3-7 will love bringing ants, bees, fireflies, and more to life with 16 different watercolors and... 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: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375867064
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Now You See Me... (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
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 >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
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: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375967061
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Now You See Me... (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Christopher Moroney


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $12.99

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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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
Our Price: $7.99
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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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Robert Crowther's Amazing Pop-Up Big Machines
Robert Crowther's Amazing Pop-Up Big Machines
Written by Robert Crowther, Illustrated by Robert Crowther
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763649586
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Robert Crowther's Amazing Pop-Up Big Machines

Written by Robert Crowther
Illustrated by Robert Crowther


Format: Hardcover, 10 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $17.99

Come to the construction site and try your hand at operating the big machines with the help of amazing pop-ups, pull-out play pieces, and plenty more.

When is a pop-up book not a pop-up book? When it’s also a play space, promising hours of fun! Master paper engineer Robert Crowther has outdone... Read more >
Design It!
Design It!
Written by Rona Arato
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887768460
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Design It!
The Ordinary Things We Use Every Day and the Not-So-Ordinary Ways They Came to Be
Written by Rona Arato


Format: Trade Paperback, 72 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $20.95

Behind the toaster, the toilet, the tub, the microwave, the camera, and countless other features of our everyday lives are smart ideas from smart people who executed them.

A bright idea of a book, Design It! is a great introduction to lots of satisfying careers from architecture to model making, to the... Read more >
Pop-Up
Pop-Up
Written by Ruth Wickings, Illustrated by Frances Castle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763650568
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Pop-Up
Everything You Need to Create Your Own Pop-Up Book
Written by Ruth Wickings
Illustrated by Frances Castle


Format: Hardcover, 16 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2010
Price: $19.99

Want to make a pop-up book? Here’s everything you need to assemble four amazing 3-D creations—plus a behind-the-scenes guide to key techniques.

Do you delight in seeing an ingenious pop-up "pop" but feel utterly daunted at the thought of making one yourself? Get your hands on this all-in-one guide and kit, combining... Read more >
Great Migrations
Great Migrations
Written by Elizabeth Carney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307003
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Great Migrations
Whales, Wildebeests, Butterflies, Elephants, and Other Amazing Animals on the Move
Written by Elizabeth Carney


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $17.95

Great herds of zebra thundering across the African plain…fragile butterflies traveling unbelievable distances…family groups of whales coursing through the waves. Many kinds of animals make annual migrations, and their stories reveal incredible strength and will to survive. These treks are magnificently documented in Great Migrations, the children’s illustrated companion to the... Read more >
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Great Migrations
Great Migrations
Written by Elizabeth Carney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307010
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Great Migrations
Whales, Wildebeests, Butterflies, Elephants, and Other Amazing Animals on the Move
Written by Elizabeth Carney


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $27.90

Great herds of zebra thundering across the African plain…fragile butterflies traveling unbelievable distances…family groups of whales coursing through the waves. Many kinds of animals make annual migrations, and their stories reveal incredible strength and will to survive. These treks are magnificently documented in Great Migrations, the children’s illustrated companion to the... Read more >
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Science Fair Winners: Experiments To Do on Your Family
Science Fair Winners: Experiments To Do on Your Family
Written by Karen Romano Young, Illustrated by David Goldin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306914
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Science Fair Winners: Experiments To Do on Your Family

Written by Karen Romano Young
Illustrated by David Goldin


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $12.95

Young investigators discover for themselves how humans learn, as they delve into the mysteries of their shared DNA. Figure out a little brother or sister by analyzing what a very young child can see…learn about relationships through activities that analyze birth order and how siblings resolve conflict. As with all the... Read more >
Science Fair Winners: Experiments To Do On Your Family
Science Fair Winners: Experiments To Do On Your Family
Written by Karen Romano Young, Illustrated by David Goldin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426306921
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Science Fair Winners: Experiments To Do On Your Family

Written by Karen Romano Young
Illustrated by David Goldin


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $24.90

Young investigators discover for themselves how humans learn, as they delve into the mysteries of their shared DNA. Figure out a little brother or sister by analyzing what a very young child can see…learn about relationships through activities that analyze birth order and how siblings resolve conflict. As with all the... Read more >
Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science
Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science
Written by Karen Romano Young, Illustrated by David Goldin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306891
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Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science

Written by Karen Romano Young
Illustrated by David Goldin


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $12.95

Pull on your gloves and experience the science of trashology! It’s all about the stuff that’s thrown away: analyzing the waste produced by your school’s cafeteria, understanding the decomposition rates of garbage bags, comparing the cost effectiveness of one-use batteries versus rechargeables. This book is peppered with enlightening extras and humorous... Read more >
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Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science
Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science
Written by Karen Romano Young, Illustrated by David Goldin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426306907
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Science Fair Winners: Junkyard Science

Written by Karen Romano Young
Illustrated by David Goldin


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $24.90

Pull on your gloves and experience the science of trashology! It’s all about the stuff that’s thrown away: analyzing the waste produced by your school’s cafeteria, understanding the decomposition rates of garbage bags, comparing the cost effectiveness of one-use batteries versus rechargeables. This book is peppered with enlightening extras and humorous... Read more >
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