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Carlos escribe su nombre
Carlos escribe su nombre
Written by Stuart J. Murphy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580894968
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Carlos escribe su nombre

Written by Stuart J. Murphy


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $14.95

Carlos wants to write his name like some of his friends can. He asks his mom for help. He practices over and over again. See how proud Carlos is to show his friends what he can do. Read more >
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Design Line: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
Design Line: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
Written by Chris Oxlade, Illustrated by Mike Lemanski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671211
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Design Line: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

Written by Chris Oxlade
Illustrated by Mike Lemanski


Format: Trade Paperback, 16 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $17.99

The first in a series of concertina fold-out books, Planes, Trains, and Automobiles features one hundred iconic boats, bikes, and other examples of creative excellence. This is a comparative history of transportation, illuminated in a visually accessible timeline that can be read back to front, top to bottom, and right to... Read more >
Going Up!
Going Up!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770495166
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Going Up!
Elisha Otis's Trip to the Top
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $7.99

 In 1818, seven-year-old Elisha was fascinated by farm machinery. As a young man, he tried a variety of ways to make a living, but nothing fired his imagination more than the job he found in a bed-frame factory. Soon he invented a machine that made frames four times faster than ever...

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Information Graphics: Animal Kingdom
Information Graphics: Animal Kingdom
Written by Simon Rogers, Illustrated by Nicholas Blechman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671228
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Information Graphics: Animal Kingdom

Written by Simon Rogers
Illustrated by Nicholas Blechman


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $17.99

The first in a visually stunning series, Information Graphics: Animal Kingdom shows just how interesting and humorous scientific information can be. Complex facts about the animal kingdom are reinterpreted as stylish information graphics that astonish, amuse, and inform, and tabbed chapters make information fast to find. Researched by the Guardian’s Datablog... Read more >
Jubilee!
Jubilee!
Written by Alicia Potter, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763658564
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Jubilee!
One Man's Big, Bold, and Very, Very Loud Celebration of Peace
Written by Alicia Potter
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.99

An exuberant picture book applauds the man behind the 1869 National Peace Jubilee, the largest and loudest concert the world had ever seen — or heard.

As a young boy growing up in Ireland, Patrick Sarsfield Gilmore loved music — the louder, the better! This love of music followed him to Boston... Read more >
Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People)
Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People)
Written by Tracy Kidder and Michael French
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385743198
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Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People)
The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World
Written by Tracy Kidder and Michael French


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $8.99

Tracy Kidder's critically acclaimed adult nonfiction work, Mountains Beyond Mountains has been adapted for young people by Michael French. In this young adult edition, readers are introduced to Dr. Paul Farmer, a Harvard-educated doctor with a self-proclaimed mission to transform healthcare on a global scale. Farmer focuses his attention on some...

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National Geographic Readers: Manatees
National Geographic Readers: Manatees
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314728
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National Geographic Readers: Manatees

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $3.99

In this level 2 reader, young readers will explore the underwater world of lovable manatees. Follow these gentle giants, sometimes called "sea cows," through their marshy habitats, learn how manatees raise their young, and discover the threats to their environment. Beautiful photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Manatees
National Geographic Readers: Manatees
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314735
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National Geographic Readers: Manatees

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $13.90

In this level 2 reader, young readers will explore the underwater world of lovable manatees. Follow these gentle giants, sometimes called "sea cows," through their marshy habitats, learn how manatees raise their young, and discover the threats to their environment. Beautiful photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Thomas Edison
National Geographic Readers: Thomas Edison
Written by Barbara Kramer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314766
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National Geographic Readers: Thomas Edison

Written by Barbara Kramer


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $3.99

Learn all about Thomas Edison, one of the most important figures in American history, in this colorful, inviting, and entertaining biography. This carefully leveled reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the inventors of tomorrow! Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Thomas Edison
National Geographic Readers: Thomas Edison
Written by Barbara Kramer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314773
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National Geographic Readers: Thomas Edison

Written by Barbara Kramer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $13.90

Learn all about Thomas Edison, one of the most important figures in American history, in this colorful, inviting, and entertaining biography. This carefully leveled reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the inventors of tomorrow! Read more >
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Secrets of the Garden: Food Chains and the Food Web in Our Backyard
Secrets of the Garden: Food Chains and the Food Web in Our Backyard
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385753647
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Secrets of the Garden: Food Chains and the Food Web in Our Backyard

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Priscilla Lamont


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $7.99

Perfect for spring planting season--an outstanding book about backyard science the whole family will appreciate.

Alice's family plants a vegetable garden each spring, and this budding naturalist reports all she sees about how the plants grow, what insects come to eat the plants, and what birds and animals come to eat the... Read more >
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The Smithsonian Book of Air & Space Trivia
The Smithsonian Book of Air & Space Trivia
Written by Smithsonian Institution, Edited by Amy Pastan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588344618
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The Smithsonian Book of Air & Space Trivia

Written by Smithsonian Institution
Edited by Amy Pastan


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $12.95

Who was the first person to dine in space? How long was the Wright brothers's first successful flight? What famous aircraft was named after a grape-flavored soft drink? What toy based on an animated film accompanied astronauts on a shuttle mission in 2000? These questions and many more are answered in... Read more >
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Stone Giant
Stone Giant
Written by Jane Sutcliffe, Illustrated by John Shelley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892957
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Stone Giant
Michelangelo's David and How He Came to Be
Written by Jane Sutcliffe
Illustrated by John Shelley


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.95

No one wanted the "giant." The hulking block of marble lay in the work yard, rained on, hacked at, and abandoned—until a young Michelangelo saw his David in it. This is the story of how a neglected, discarded stone became a masterpiece for all time. It is also a story about... Read more >
The Third Chimpanzee for Young People
The Third Chimpanzee for Young People
Written by Jared Diamond, Adapted by Rebecca Stefoff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805227
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The Third Chimpanzee for Young People
On the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal
Written by Jared Diamond
Adapted by Rebecca Stefoff


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $22.95

At some point during the last 100,000 years, humans began exhibiting traits and behavior that distinguished us from other animals, eventually creating language, art, religion, bicycles, spacecraft, and nuclear weapons—all within a heartbeat of evolutionary time. Now, faced with the threat of nuclear weapons and the effects of climate change, it... Read more >
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U is for Underwear
U is for Underwear
Written by Jesse Levison
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781576876909
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U is for Underwear

Written by Jesse Levison


Format: Board, 26 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $9.95

Artist and printmaker Jesse Levison brings style to the alphabet in U is for Underwear. Toddlers will keep turning the pages of this chunky board book featuring simple, vibrant, and graphic illustrations. Imbuing everyday objects with a sense of wonder, the bold artwork makes a perfect introduction to the ABCs for... Read more >
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385753401
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $10.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780307981530
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $22.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
A Volcano Beneath the Snow
Written by Albert Marrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307981523
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A Volcano Beneath the Snow
John Brown's War Against Slavery
Written by Albert Marrin


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.99

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry that rendered the Civil War inevitable.

Deeply religious, Brown believed that God had chosen him... Read more >
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It's My Earth, Too
It's My Earth, Too
Written by Kathleen Krull
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385756181
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It's My Earth, Too

Written by Kathleen Krull


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2014
Price: $4.99

It’s never too early to begin learning about the beauty and bounty of Planet Earth. And now with this bright and rhythmic tribute, young children will find out all the ways in which they, too, can help care for our planet. Read more >
The Star Spangled Banner
The Star Spangled Banner
Written by Francis Scott Key
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307559975
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The Star Spangled Banner

Written by Francis Scott Key


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2014
Price: $3.99

Did you know that the largest sculptures in the world are
the presidents’ heads on Mount Rushmore?

Featuring bright, bold pictures illustrating national pastimes, monuments, and moments in history, this patriotic Pictureback is a great way to introduce kids to our National Anthem. Lyrics to “The Star-Spangled Banner” are on each... Read more >
Submarines
Submarines
Written by Sydelle Kramer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307560285
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Submarines

Written by Sydelle Kramer


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2014
Price: $3.99

Young readers are in for the most exciting trip of their lives as they venture into a nuclear submarine! While touring the vessel from bow to stern, they learn about the history and mechanics of subs, their military and scientific uses, and the incredible discomfort–and danger–of life onboard. Illustrated with photographs... Read more >
The True Story of Stellina
The True Story of Stellina
Written by Matteo Pericoli
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307983206
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The True Story of Stellina

Written by Matteo Pericoli


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2014
Price: $9.99

Stellina was a bird: “CHEEP.” A very little bird: “Cheep! cheep!”So begins critically acclaimed author Matteo Pericoli’s all-true story of how he and his wife, Holly, came to rescue and raise a little finch, Stellina, in the middle of New York City. When no zoo would take the abandoned bird, fallen... Read more >
Clothesline Clues to Jobs People Do
Clothesline Clues to Jobs People Do
Written by Kathryn Heling and Deborah Hembrook, Illustrated by Andy Robert Davies
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580892520
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Clothesline Clues to Jobs People Do

Written by Kathryn Heling and Deborah Hembrook
Illustrated by Andy Robert Davies


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $7.95

Through lively, accessible verse, readers identify recognizable careers that are fundamental to most communities. Look on and below seven clotheslines and spot colorful items, including the mail carrier’s uniform, the artist’s brushes, and the chef’s apron. Then turn the page to learn which professionals wear and use the special gear in... Read more >
Endangered Animals: A 3D Pocket Guide
Endangered Animals: A 3D Pocket Guide
Written by Candlewick Press, Illustrated by Sarah Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669850
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Endangered Animals: A 3D Pocket Guide

Written by Candlewick Press
Illustrated by Sarah Young


Format: Hardcover, 30 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $8.99

Discover twelve endangered species in this fascinating, fold-out pocket guide in a handy case. Pop-ups, too!

Humans are increasing the rate of extinction by up to 10,000 times — and here is a compelling look at some of the most endangered animals. What if the world had no more giant pandas?... Read more >
Fractions in Disguise
Fractions in Disguise
Written by Edward Einhorn, Illustrated by David Clark
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917745
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Fractions in Disguise
A Math Adventure
Written by Edward Einhorn
Illustrated by David Clark


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $7.95

When a valuable fraction goes missing, George Cornelius Factor (a.k.a. GCF) vows to track it down. Knowing that the villainous Dr. Brok likes to disguise his ill-begotten fractions, GCF invents a Reducer—a tool that strips away the disguise, reducing the fraction and revealing its true form. Equal parts of action and... Read more >
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