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Inventing the Future
Inventing the Future
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426322334
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Inventing the Future
A Photobiography of Thomas Alva Edison
Written by Marfe Ferguson Delano


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.99

This paperback addition to our Photobiography series, Inventing the Future,documents the life of Thomas Edison. This prolific American is recognized as one of history's greatest inventors. His 1,093 patented inventions include the light bulb, the phonograph, and the microphone.

Young readers learn why Edison believed that "genius is one per cent... Read more >
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John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall
John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall
Written by Julie Danneberg, Illustrated by Jamie Hogan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580895866
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John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall

Written by Julie Danneberg
Illustrated by Jamie Hogan


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.95

The now iconic figure John Muir, while living at the base of Yosemite Falls in California, ventures up the trail from his cabin one night and has a harrowing waterfall adventure. Back matter roots the story in Muir’s life’s work as a conservationist and naturalist. Read more >
Just Joking Animal Riddles
Just Joking Animal Riddles
Written by J. Patrick Lewis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318696
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Just Joking Animal Riddles
Hilarious riddles, jokes, and more--all about animals!
Written by J. Patrick Lewis


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $7.99

Authored by none other than the former US Children's Poet Laureate, J. Patrick Lewis, this collection of animal-focused jokes and riddles will keep kids reading, rhyming, and laughing like a hyena. The Just Joking series has wowed the kid crowd, and now Just Joking: Animal Riddles delivers 150 hilarious and puzzling riddles all... Read more >
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Just Joking Animal Riddles
Just Joking Animal Riddles
Written by J. Patrick Lewis
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426318702
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Just Joking Animal Riddles
Hilarious riddles, jokes, and more--all about animals!
Written by J. Patrick Lewis


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 208 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.90

Authored by none other than the former US Children's Poet Laureate, J. Patrick Lewis, this collection of animal-focused jokes and riddles will keep kids reading, rhyming, and laughing like a hyena. The Just Joking series has wowed the kid crowd, and now Just Joking: Animal Riddles delivers 150 hilarious and puzzling riddles all... Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Who
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Who
Written by Jill Esbaum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426319174
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Who

Written by Jill Esbaum


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $14.99

Introduce young readers to some of the world's most interesting and important people in this bold and lively first biography book. More than 100 colorful photos are paired with age-appropriate text featuring profiles of each person, along with fascinating facts about about their accomplishments and contributions. This book inspires kids about... Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Who
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Who
Written by Jill Esbaum
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426319181
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Who

Written by Jill Esbaum


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $23.90

Introduce young readers to some of the world's most interesting and important people in this bold and lively first biography book. More than 100 colorful photos are paired with age-appropriate text featuring profiles of each person, along with fascinating facts about about their accomplishments and contributions. This book inspires kids about... Read more >
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The Maine Coon's Haiku
The Maine Coon's Haiku
Written by Michael Rosen, Illustrated by Lee Anthony White
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763664923
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The Maine Coon's Haiku
And Other Poems for Cat Lovers
Written by Michael Rosen
Illustrated by Lee Anthony White


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $17.99

In evocative haiku, Michael J. Rosen depicts twenty different breeds of cats—whether mischievous or mysterious, comical or commanding.

Some cats have names that suggest far-off lands, like the Turkish Angora and the Norwegian forest cat. Others allude to places closer to home, such as California’s ragdoll and the Maine coon. Set against... Read more >
Maps Activity Book
Maps Activity Book
Written by Aleksandra Mizielinska and Daniel Mizielinski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763677718
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Maps Activity Book

Written by Aleksandra Mizielinska and Daniel Mizielinski


Format: Trade Paperback, 72 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $14.99

Informative and imaginative activities for young explorers everywhere.

Following the best-selling Maps, the Mizielinskis return with a companion activity book. Bursting with fascinating facts and puzzles from around the world, this book offers hours of entertainment to young adventurers. Informative and inspiring, the myriad activities in this book challenge the reader to... Read more >
National Geographic Kids Everything Birds of Prey
National Geographic Kids Everything Birds of Prey
Written by Blake Hoena
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318894
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National Geographic Kids Everything Birds of Prey
Swoop in for Seriously Fierce Photos and Amazing Info
Written by Blake Hoena


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $12.99

From eagles to falcons and talons to beaks, Everything Birds of Prey introduces readers to the world's most ferocious fliers. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about birds of prey. Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Birds of Prey
National Geographic Kids Everything Birds of Prey
Written by Blake Hoena
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426318900
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National Geographic Kids Everything Birds of Prey
Swoop in for Seriously Fierce Photos and Amazing Info
Written by Blake Hoena


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $25.90

From eagles to falcons and talons to beaks, Everything Birds of Prey introduces readers to the world's most ferocious fliers. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about birds of prey.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
Written by Carrie Gleason
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318917
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National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
All the Facts, Photos, and Fun to Make You Buzz
Written by Carrie Gleason


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $12.99

They're creepy and crawly and all over Earth. They're in the sky and in the soil. Insects are everywhere! With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about insects. Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
Written by Carrie Gleason
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426318924
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National Geographic Kids Everything Insects
All the Facts, Photos, and Fun to Make You Buzz
Written by Carrie Gleason


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $25.90

They're creepy and crawly and all over Earth. They're in the sky and in the soil. Insects are everywhere! With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about insects.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Out and About: A First Book of Poems
Out and About: A First Book of Poems
Written by Shirley Hughes, Illustrated by Shirley Hughes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763676445
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Out and About: A First Book of Poems

Written by Shirley Hughes
Illustrated by Shirley Hughes


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.99

The internationally acclaimed Shirley Hughes offers a treasury of seasonal poems that evoke the day-to-day experiences of the very young.

In this joyous collection of poems, Katie and her little brother, Olly, are ready for whatever each day offers—sunshine, wind, rain, mist, or snow. From the happy sights and sounds of the... Read more >
Over the Hills and Far Away
Over the Hills and Far Away
Edited by Elizabeth Hammill, Illustrated by Various
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763677299
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Over the Hills and Far Away
A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes
Edited by Elizabeth Hammill
Illustrated by Various


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $21.99

A spectacular treasury of 150 classic nursery rhymes and new discoveries, featuring a star-studded roster of seventy-seven illustrators.

Nursery rhymes have entertained and comforted children for centuries. Over the Hills and Far Away is a unique collection of rhymes and verse from across the globe—rhymes from the English-speaking world as well as... Read more >
Snakes in Question, Second Edition
The Smithsonian Answer Book
Written by George R. Zug and Carl H. Ernst
Photographed by Richard D. Bartlett and Patricia Bartlett


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $24.95

This new edition of Snakes in Question has been completely updated to take into account the most recent research available, offering useful scientific information about snakes while dispelling many widely-circulated myths and common fears. Accompanied by 100 stunning color photographs and written in the popular question-and-answer format of Smithsonian's “In Question&rdquo... Read more >
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Weird but True Food
Weird but True Food
Written by National Geographic Kids and Julie Beer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318719
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Weird but True Food
300 Bite-size Facts About Incredible Edibles
Written by National Geographic Kids and Julie Beer


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $7.99

This latest addition to the crazy popular Weird but True series serves up tons more zany fun, focused totally on the subject of food!  Step up to the plate to get 100 percent new content, with 300 more of the amazing facts plus photos that kids just can't get enough of... Read more >
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Weird but True Food
Weird but True Food
Written by National Geographic Kids and Julie Beer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426318726
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Weird but True Food
300 Bite-size Facts About Incredible Edibles
Written by National Geographic Kids and Julie Beer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 208 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.90

This latest addition to the crazy popular Weird but True series serves up tons more zany fun, focused totally on the subject of food!  Step up to the plate to get 100 percent new content, with 300 more of the amazing facts plus photos that kids just can't get enough of.


From... Read more >
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Welcome to the Neighborwood
Welcome to the Neighborwood
Written by Shawn Sheehy, Illustrated by Shawn Sheehy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763665944
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Welcome to the Neighborwood

Written by Shawn Sheehy
Illustrated by Shawn Sheehy


Format: Hardcover, 18 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $29.99

In this stunning pop-up book, meet seven animal builders and see how their unique skills help them survive—and to live together in harmony in the neighborwood.

At the edge of the forest a spider spins her web, while nearby, a hummingbird uses strands of spider silk to build her nest. These are... Read more >
Midnight
Midnight
Written by Mark Greenwood
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763674663
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Midnight
A True Story of Loyalty in World War I
Written by Mark Greenwood


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2015
Price: $16.99

At once sobering and inspiring, here is the true tale of a World War I cavalry soldier and his heroic horse, Midnight.

Guy Haydon raised and trained Midnight from the time she was a foal. The two had such a strong bond that when World War I broke out, Lieutenant Haydon slipped... Read more >
Brown Girl Dreaming
Brown Girl Dreaming
Written by Jacqueline Woodson, Read by Jacqueline Woodson
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781101926413
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Brown Girl Dreaming

Written by Jacqueline Woodson
Read by Jacqueline Woodson


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $30.00

Jacqueline Woodson, one of today's finest writers, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse.
 
Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s... Read more >
Explore the Cosmos like Neil deGrasse Tyson
Explore the Cosmos like Neil deGrasse Tyson
Written by CAP Saucier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781633880146
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Explore the Cosmos like Neil deGrasse Tyson
A Space Science Journey
Written by CAP Saucier


Format: Trade Paperback, 177 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $14.99

This introduction to space science for children uses the story of Neil deGrasse Tyson's life and career to frame the journey.

Catch the thrill of the cosmos and space science through the life of Neil deGrasse Tyson—the popular astrophysicist, science communicator, and host of FOX-TV’s Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. In language neither too... Read more >
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Explore the Cosmos like Neil deGrasse Tyson
A Space Science Journey
Written by CAP Saucier


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $9.99

This introduction to space science for children uses the story of Neil deGrasse Tyson's life and career to frame the journey.

Catch the thrill of the cosmos and space science through the life of Neil deGrasse Tyson—the popular astrophysicist, science communicator, and host of FOX-TV’s Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. In language neither too... Read more >
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Genesis
Genesis
Written by Jason Quinn and Naresh Kumar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789381182031
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Genesis
From Creation to the Flood
Written by Jason Quinn and Naresh Kumar


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $14.99

"Let there be light!"
The greatest story ever told begins with Genesis. Witness the Biblical creation of the world, the tempting of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, and the tragic story of Cain and Abel, before joining Noah and the animals on the voyage of a lifetime. Told in... Read more >
My Wilderness
My Wilderness
Written by Claudia McGehee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570619502
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My Wilderness
An Alaskan Adventure
Written by Claudia McGehee


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $16.99

McGehee’s lyrical nonfiction story recounts the 1918–1919 winter spent on Alaska’s Fox Island from the point of view of nine-year-old Rocky, son of the painter Rockwell Kent. Vivid scratchboard-style
illustrations echo the rugged subject matter with enchantment as Rocky explores the wilderness and becomes accustomed to island life. Including a Common Core... Read more >
Bird & Diz
Bird & Diz
Written by Gary Golio, Illustrated by Ed Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763666606
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Bird & Diz

Written by Gary Golio
Illustrated by Ed Young


Format: Hardcover, 26 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2015
Price: $19.99

An award-winning author and a Caldecott Medalist improvise a playful tribute to the creators of bebop—Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie.

When sax player Charlie "Bird" Parker and trumpeter John "Dizzy" Gillespie make music together, they toss notes back and forth like a game of tag and chase each other with sounds. As... Read more >
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