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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 >
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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
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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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National Geographic Readers: Planes
National Geographic Readers: Planes
Written by Amy Shields
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426307126
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National Geographic Readers: Planes

Written by Amy Shields


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $3.99

How cool is a supersonic jet that can zip, dip, and zoom through the air? Or a helicopter that hovers as still as a hummingbird? In this 32-page beginning reader, a real-life pilot introduces kids to the greatest planes that ever flew. Enticing photographs and fascinating facts ensure that a child’s... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Planes
National Geographic Readers: Planes
Written by Amy Shields
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307133
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National Geographic Readers: Planes

Written by Amy Shields


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $13.90

How cool is a supersonic jet that can zip, dip, and zoom through the air? Or a helicopter that hovers as still as a hummingbird? In this 32-page beginning reader, a real-life pilot introduces kids to the greatest planes that ever flew. Enticing photographs and fascinating facts ensure that a child’s... Read more >
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Lots of Flocks (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Lots of Flocks (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375859298
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Lots of Flocks (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $3.99

Join Sally, Nick, and the Cat in the Hat as they learn all about birds! This paint box book features colorful paint wells, a paintbrush, and 48 pages of feathered fun based on the new PBS Kids animated television show The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!

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Wings and Paws and Fins and Claws (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Wings and Paws and Fins and Claws (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375859281
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Wings and Paws and Fins and Claws (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)

Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $3.99

Hop in the Thing-a-ma-jigger and explore the world of mammals, birds, sea creatures, and much more in this Deluxe Coloring Book based on the brand-new animated series, The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That! Read more >
Wild Fibonacci
Wild Fibonacci
Written by Joy N. Hulme, Illustrated by Carol Schwartz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781582463247
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Wild Fibonacci

Written by Joy N. Hulme
Illustrated by Carol Schwartz


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2010
Price: $7.99

1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34. . . Look carefully. Do you see the pattern? Each number above is the sum of the two numbers before it. Though most of us are unfamiliar with it, this numerical series, called the Fibonacci sequence, is part of a code that... Read more >
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NG Kids World Atlas
NG Kids World Atlas
Written by National Geographic
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426306877
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NG Kids World Atlas

Written by National Geographic


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $12.95

In the new, reduced trim size edition of National Geographic’s award-winning World Atlas for Young Explorers, we’ve punched up the content with the very latest maps, data, and essays about the world and all that is in it. More than 200 color images transport kids to intriguing places, and 115 pages... Read more >
Volcano!
Volcano!
Written by Judith Fradin and Dennis Fradin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426308154
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Volcano!
The Icelandic Eruption of 2010 and Other Hot, Smoky, Fierce, and Fiery Mountains
Written by Judith Fradin and Dennis Fradin


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $6.95

True-life accounts from a wide variety of people, including scientists, sightseers, and thrillseekers, add to the compelling readability of this book that gives readers both a historical perspective on the human experience of volcanoes and a scientific perspective on why they occur and what scientists are doing to help people stay out of the... Read more >
The Living Rain Forest
The Living Rain Forest
Written by Paul Kratter, Illustrated by Paul Kratter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893930
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The Living Rain Forest

Written by Paul Kratter
Illustrated by Paul Kratter


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

From the anteater to the zorro...

The rain forest is teeming with life--hundreds of mammals, birds, amphibians, and fish, and millions of species of insects. Readers of all ages can discover this mysterious and beautiful habitat--and why it is worth saving--in this exquisitely illustrated alphabet book. Newly redesigned and reformatted. Read more >
Honey Bees
Honey Bees
Written by Stephen Buchmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385737708
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Honey Bees
Letters from the Hive
Written by Stephen Buchmann


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2010
Price: $16.99

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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Honey Bees
Honey Bees
Written by Stephen Buchmann
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375895579
Our Price: $7.99
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Honey Bees
Letters from the Hive
Written by Stephen Buchmann


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2010
Price: $7.99

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...

Read more >
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Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts from an Animal Photographer
Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts from an Animal Photographer
Written by Jill Davis, Photographed by Steve Grubman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375858864
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Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts from an Animal Photographer

Written by Jill Davis
Photographed by Steve Grubman


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2010
Price: $16.99

In this knockout book of animal photographs, perfect for the youngest animal lover, you'll discover all sorts of things. Did you know that orangutans are ticklish? Yes, they are—just like you and me. But be careful if you ever see a hippo yawning. It doesn't mean he's sleepy—it means he wants... Read more >
Maisy's Book of Things that Go
Maisy's Book of Things that Go
Written by Lucy Cousins, Illustrated by Lucy Cousins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763646141
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Maisy's Book of Things that Go
A Maisy First Science Book
Written by Lucy Cousins
Illustrated by Lucy Cousins


Format: Hardcover, 16 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2010
Price: $12.99

Let’s go! Maisy loves things that move. With the help of fun tabs, little readers can learn the simple workings of her favorite modes of travel.

How does a sailboat sail? What makes the train wheels turn? Why does a hot-air balloon rise high in the sky? Like all small children, Maisy... Read more >
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