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A de activista
A de activista
Written by Martha E. Gonzalez, Illustrated by Innosanto Nagara
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781609805692
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A de activista

Written by Martha E. Gonzalez
Illustrated by Innosanto Nagara


Format: Board, 32 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $9.99

Following on the outrageous success of Innosanto Nagara’s A is for Activist (now in its fourth printing), A de Activista is a Spanish-language ABC board book written by Grammy Award-winning lyricist and singer Martha Gonzalez and illustrated by Nagara for the next generation of progressives: families who want their kids to... Read more >
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Written by Rosemary McCarney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553521221
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Dear Malala, We Stand with You

Written by Rosemary McCarney


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $10.99

An inspiring letter to Malala Yousafzai, winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, that is both a show of support and a call to action for girls around the world.
 
Malala became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after she survived being shot in the head by the Taliban... Read more >
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Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Written by Rosemary McCarney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553521207
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Dear Malala, We Stand with You

Written by Rosemary McCarney


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $16.99

An inspiring letter to Malala Yousafzai, winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, that is both a show of support and a call to action for girls around the world.
 
Malala became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after she survived being shot in the head by the Taliban... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Kid Presidents
Kid Presidents
Written by David Stabler, Illustrated by Doogie Horner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594747311
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Kid Presidents
True Tales of Childhood from America's Presidents
Written by David Stabler
Illustrated by Doogie Horner


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $13.95

Forget the legends. Ignore the tall tales. The kids who grew up to be president weren’t superheroes. They had regular-kid problems just like you. John F. Kennedy hated his big brother. Lyndon Johnson pulled pranks in class. Barack Obama was bothered by bullies. And Bill Clinton was crazy clumsy (he once broke his leg jumping rope). Kid... Read more >
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Kid Presidents
True Tales of Childhood from America's Presidents
Written by David Stabler
Illustrated by Doogie Horner


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $3.99

Forget the legends. Ignore the tall tales. The kids who grew up to be president weren’t superheroes. They had regular-kid problems just like you. John F. Kennedy hated his big brother. Lyndon Johnson pulled pranks in class. Barack Obama was bothered by bullies. And Bill Clinton was crazy clumsy (he once broke his leg jumping rope). Kid Presidents tells... Read more >
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Alphabetabum
Alphabetabum
Written by Vladimir Radunsky and Chris Raschka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590178171
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Alphabetabum
An Album of Rare Photographs and Medium Verses
Written by Vladimir Radunsky and Chris Raschka


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $19.95

A New York Review Children’s Collection Original
 
An ALPHABET book?
An ALBUM of old photos?
We named it ALPHABETABUM.

Here celebrated artists and authors Vladimir Radunsky and Chris Raschka put a delightful new old-fashioned spin on the alphabet book. Radunsky has selected portraits of children from his spectacular collection of antique... Read more >
Ancient Animals: Saber-toothed Cat
Ancient Animals: Saber-toothed Cat
Written by Sarah L. Thomson, Illustrated by Andrew Plant
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580894005
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Ancient Animals: Saber-toothed Cat

Written by Sarah L. Thomson
Illustrated by Andrew Plant


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $12.95

The saber-toothed cat was a fearsome prehistoric predator. Written for beginning readers, clear and succinct text explains how we think saber-toothed cats lived, hunted, and became extinct. Back matter explores other large-toothed predators and provides additional print, visual, and web resources. Read more >
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Ancient Animals: Saber-toothed Cat
Ancient Animals: Saber-toothed Cat
Written by Sarah L. Thomson, Illustrated by Andrew Plant
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580894074
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Ancient Animals: Saber-toothed Cat

Written by Sarah L. Thomson
Illustrated by Andrew Plant


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $5.95

The saber-toothed cat was a fearsome prehistoric predator. Written for beginning readers, clear and succinct text explains how we think saber-toothed cats lived, hunted, and became extinct. Back matter explores other large-toothed predators and provides additional print, visual, and web resources. Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Animal Stories
National Geographic Kids Animal Stories
Written by Jane Yolen, Illustrated by Jui Ishida
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426317255
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National Geographic Kids Animal Stories
Heartwarming True Tales from the Animal Kingdom
Written by Jane Yolen
Illustrated by Jui Ishida


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $24.99

Amazing animal stories that span the centuries come to life in this beautifully written and illustrated book. Some are sweet, some funny, some surprising, but all are emotionally powerful -- the Capitolene geese who saved the Roman empire, Balto the Alaskan sled dog, Smoky the Bear, the passenger pigeon of WWI... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Kids Animal Stories
National Geographic Kids Animal Stories
Written by Jane Yolen, Illustrated by Jui Ishida
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317262
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National Geographic Kids Animal Stories
Heartwarming True Tales from the Animal Kingdom
Written by Jane Yolen
Illustrated by Jui Ishida


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 160 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $33.90

Amazing animal stories that span the centuries come to life in this beautifully written and illustrated book. Some are sweet, some funny, some surprising, but all are emotionally powerful -- the Capitolene geese who saved the Roman empire, Balto the Alaskan sled dog, Smoky the Bear, the passenger pigeon of WWI... Read more >
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Animals That Make Me Say Ouch! (National Wildlife Federation)
Animals That Make Me Say Ouch! (National Wildlife Federation)
Written by Dawn Cusick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781623540425
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Animals That Make Me Say Ouch! (National Wildlife Federation)
Fierce Fangs, Stinging Spines, Scary Stares, and More
Written by Dawn Cusick


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $14.95

For more than forty-five years, the National Wildlife Federation has been dazzling families with amazing images and stories. Get ready for some supersonic fun that will make you say OUCH! Discover talon strength in birds of prey, sharp claws in lions and pumas, chewing mouthparts in insects, venom in snakes, and... Read more >
Animals That Make Me Say Wow! (National Wildlife Federation)
Animals That Make Me Say Wow! (National Wildlife Federation)
Written by Dawn Cusick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781623540418
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Animals That Make Me Say Wow! (National Wildlife Federation)
Secret Hideaways, Infrasonic Hearing, Bubble Gills, and More
Written by Dawn Cusick


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $14.95

For more than forty-five years, the National Wildlife Federation has been dazzling families with amazing images and stories. Get ready for some supersonic fun that will make you say WOW! Discover jet propulsion in squid and dragonflies, camouflage in cuttlefish and katydids, photosynthesis in salamanders and sea slugs, vocal sacs in... Read more >
Attack! Boss! Cheat Code!
Attack! Boss! Cheat Code!
Written by Chris Barton, Illustrated by Joey Spiotto
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576877012
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Attack! Boss! Cheat Code!
A Gamer's Alphabet
Written by Chris Barton
Illustrated by Joey Spiotto


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $14.95

Bone up on your gaming knowledge with this gently ironic yet thoroughly informative guide to video game terminology, presented as a picture book for all ages. Attack! Boss! Cheat Code! A Gamer's ABC is an indispensable guide, a lively look at the language of video games that might actually bridge the gap between game-obsessed... Read more >
Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)
Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)
Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince, Illustrated by Frank Morrison
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385755177
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Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)

Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince
Illustrated by Frank Morrison


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $3.99

Perfect for newly independent readers—the amazing true story of Michaela DePrince, one of America’s top ballerinas.
 
At the age of three, Michaela DePrince found a photo of a ballerina that changed her life. She was living in an orphanage in Sierra Leone at the time, but was soon adopted by... Read more >
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Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)
Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)
Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince, Illustrated by Frank Morrison
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385755160
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Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)

Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince
Illustrated by Frank Morrison


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $12.99

Perfect for newly independent readers—the amazing true story of Michaela DePrince, one of America’s top ballerinas.
 
At the age of three, Michaela DePrince found a photo of a ballerina that changed her life. She was living in an orphanage in Sierra Leone at the time, but was soon adopted by... Read more >
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Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)
Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)
Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince, Illustrated by Frank Morrison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385755153
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Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer (Step Into Reading, Step 4)

Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince
Illustrated by Frank Morrison


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $3.99

Perfect for newly independent readers—the amazing true story of Michaela DePrince, one of America’s top ballerinas.
 
At the age of three, Michaela DePrince found a photo of a ballerina that changed her life. She was living in an orphanage in Sierra Leone at the time, but was soon adopted by... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Before After
Before After
Written by Anne-Margot Ramstein, Illustrated by Anne-Margot Ramstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763676216
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Before After

Written by Anne-Margot Ramstein
Illustrated by Anne-Margot Ramstein


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $19.99

Which came first? No words are necessary in this beautiful, artfully humorous book, in which every turn of the page offers a surprise.

Everyone knows that a tiny acorn grows into a mighty oak and a caterpillar becomes a butterfly. But in this clever, visually enchanting volume, it’s also true that a... Read more >
Children Growing Up with War
Children Growing Up with War
Written by Jenny Matthews, Photographed by Jenny Matthews
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669423
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Children Growing Up with War

Written by Jenny Matthews
Photographed by Jenny Matthews


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $17.99

Through personal narrative and candid photographs, a photojournalist chronicles young lives upended by violence and strife.

The right to adequate nutrition and medical care.
The right to free education.
The right to a name and nationality.
The right to affection, love, and understanding.

In conflict zones around the world, children are denied... Read more >
Compost Stew
Compost Stew
Written by Mary McKenna Siddals, Illustrated by Ashley Wolff
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385755382
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Compost Stew
An A to Z Recipe for the Earth
Written by Mary McKenna Siddals
Illustrated by Ashley Wolff


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $7.99

From apple cores to zinnia heads, readers will discover the best ingredients for a successful compost pile!
 
Kids everywhere are knowledgeable about the environment and climate change. Not only is composting becoming more common in households and residential gardens, but many school gardens feature compost piles, too. But how do... Read more >
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Extreme Weather
Extreme Weather
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426318115
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Extreme Weather
Surviving Tornadoes, Sandstorms, Hailstorms, Blizzards, Hurricanes, and More!
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $12.99

Record heat. Record storms. Record drought, snow, rain, and ocean levels. What's going on? In a world of crazy weather exacerbated by climate change, knowing about tornadoes, hurricanes, droughts, derachos, blizzards, and storms is more important than ever. This book, based on cutting-edge science and first-hand accounts, helps kids learn about... Read more >
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Extreme Weather
Extreme Weather
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426318122
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Extreme Weather
Surviving Tornadoes, Sandstorms, Hailstorms, Blizzards, Hurricanes, and More!
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $21.95

Record heat. Record storms. Record drought, snow, rain, and ocean levels. What's going on? In a world of crazy weather exacerbated by climate change, knowing about tornadoes, hurricanes, droughts, derachos, blizzards, and storms is more important than ever. This book, based on cutting-edge science and first-hand accounts, helps kids learn about... Read more >
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The Fairy Ring
The Fairy Ring
Written by Mary Losure
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763674953
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The Fairy Ring
Or Elsie and Frances Fool the World
Written by Mary Losure


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $7.99

The enchanting true story of a girl who saw fairies, and another with a gift for art, who concocted a story to stay out of trouble and ended up fooling the world.

Frances was nine when she first saw the fairies. They were tiny men, dressed all in green. Nobody but Frances... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Just Joking 6
National Geographic Kids Just Joking 6
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317354
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National Geographic Kids Just Joking 6

Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $7.99

Get ready to ROTFL! The sixth book in this successful series delivers 300 new laugh-out-loud knock knocks, question-and-answer jokes, tongue twisters, and more! Silly jokes paired with photos of laughing animals and funny people areguaranteed to tickle the funny bone of kids everywhere! Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Just Joking 6
National Geographic Kids Just Joking 6
Written by National Geographic Kids
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317361
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National Geographic Kids Just Joking 6

Written by National Geographic Kids


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 208 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $15.90

Get ready to ROTFL! The sixth book in this successful series delivers 300 new laugh-out-loud knock knocks, question-and-answer jokes, tongue twisters, and more! Silly jokes paired with photos of laughing animals and funny people areguaranteed to tickle the funny bone of kids everywhere!


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs
Written by Catherine D. Hughes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426317231
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs

Written by Catherine D. Hughes


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $14.99

The experts at National Geographic present a delightful reference that introduces young children to bugs of all kinds: big and small, jumping and crawling, colorful and creepy. This charming book explores backyard favorites, such as ladybugs and lightning bugs, and introduces kids to more exotic species that inhabit rain forests and... Read more >
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