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Dinosaur Babies

Written by Lucille Recht Penner
Illustrated by Peter Barrett


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $3.99

Illus. in full color. Meet the cutest (and biggest!) babies of all time in the first nonfiction Step 1. The hatching of eggs, the habits, and the hazards faced by prehistoric toddlers are all here in this accurate, accessible look at a perennially popular subject. Read more >
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Dinosaur Days

Written by Joyce Milton
Illustrated by Franco Tempesta


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $3.99

Illus. in full color. Difficult dinosaur names are simplified with phonics.   Read more >
Dinosaur Days

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Dinosaur Days
Written by Joyce Milton, Illustrated by Franco Tempesta
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375973383
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Dinosaur Days

Written by Joyce Milton
Illustrated by Franco Tempesta


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $12.99

Illus. in full color. Difficult dinosaur names are simplified with phonics.   Read more >
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Dinosaur Days

(Available July 22, 2014)
Dinosaur Days
Written by Joyce Milton, Illustrated by Franco Tempesta
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385379236
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Dinosaur Days

Written by Joyce Milton
Illustrated by Franco Tempesta


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $3.99

Illus. in full color. Difficult dinosaur names are simplified with phonics.   Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Dinosaurs: A 3D Pocket Guide
Dinosaurs: A 3D Pocket Guide
Written by Candlewick Press, Illustrated by KJA Artists
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763662356
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Dinosaurs: A 3D Pocket Guide

Written by Candlewick Press
Illustrated by KJA Artists


Format: Hardcover, 30 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $8.99

The ideal gift for dinosaur lovers! Unearth twelve prehistoric creatures with a pop-up pocket guide that comes complete with a handy case.

Take an unfolding journey through the Mesozoic era as you explore the spectacular traits and habitats of a dozen dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures, from the ankylosaurus to the triceratops to... Read more >
Dinosaurs!
Dinosaurs!
Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker, Illustrated by Luis Rey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307982698
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Dinosaurs!

Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker
Illustrated by Luis Rey


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2012
Price: $3.99

Dinosaurs! follows the evolution of these spectacular creatures from their earliest beginnings as little fellows who had to evade attacks from giant croc relatives to today’s living dinosaurs. Read more >
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Prehistoric Monsters!
Prehistoric Monsters!
Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker, Illustrated by Luis V. Rey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307983503
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Prehistoric Monsters!

Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker
Illustrated by Luis V. Rey


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2012
Price: $3.99

A super-simple introduction to prehistoric animals, from the first weird and wonderful life forms on Earth to the earliest Ice Age humans–and much, much more. Read more >
The Skull in the Rock
The Skull in the Rock
Written by Marc Aronson and Lee Berger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426310102
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The Skull in the Rock
How a Scientist, a Boy, and Google Earth Opened a New Window on Human Origins
Written by Marc Aronson and Lee Berger


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $18.95

"A fascinating account of an Indiana Jones–style fossil hunter and how his discoveries have changed the way we see human evolution." —Kirkus Reviews

In 2008, Professor Lee Berger--with the help of his curious 9-year-old son--discovered two remarkably well preserved, two-million-year-old fossils of an adult female and young male, known as Australopithecus sediba; a... Read more >
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The Skull in the Rock
The Skull in the Rock
Written by Marc Aronson and Lee Berger
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310539
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The Skull in the Rock
How a Scientist, a Boy, and Google Earth Opened a New Window on Human Origins
Written by Marc Aronson and Lee Berger


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $27.90

"A fascinating account of an Indiana Jones–style fossil hunter and how his discoveries have changed the way we see human evolution." —Kirkus Reviews

In 2008, Professor Lee Berger--with the help of his curious 9-year-old son--discovered two remarkably well preserved, two-million-year-old fossils of an adult female and young male, known as Australopithecus sediba; a... Read more >
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Dinosaurs: In Your Face!
Dinosaurs: In Your Face!
Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker, Illustrated by Luis V. Rey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307976925
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Dinosaurs: In Your Face!

Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker
Illustrated by Luis V. Rey


Format: Hardcover, 76 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $9.99

Renowned paleontologist Dr. Robert T. Bakker and paleoartist Luis V. Rey combine forces in this hardcover omnibus of three impeccibly accurate, dino-centric Picturebacks, available for the first time in 3-D! The dynamic dinos in Dinosaurs!, Prehistoric Monsters!, and Dino Babies! have always looked like they could jump off the printed page--and... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #12: Sabertooths and the Ice Age
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #12: Sabertooths and the Ice Age
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975300
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #12: Sabertooths and the Ice Age
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #7: Sunset of the Sabertooth
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2012
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #7: Sunset of the Sabertooth, they had lots of questions. What was it like to live in the Ice Age?... Read more >
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Finding the First T. Rex
Finding the First T. Rex
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Jim Nelson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307477873
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Finding the First T. Rex

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Jim Nelson


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2010
Price: $3.99

IN 1902, WILLIAM HORNADAY handed a map to the famous paleontologist Barnum Brown. It was Hornaday’s hand-drawn directions to a remote area of the Montana Badlands, where he believed amazing dinosaur fossils lay buried. Following the map, Brown dug up a jawbone edged with six-inch long teeth, the remains of a... Read more >
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Dino Babies!
Dino Babies!
Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker, Illustrated by Luis V. Rey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375863301
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Dino Babies!

Written by Dr. Robert T. Bakker
Illustrated by Luis V. Rey


Format: Trade Paperback, 24 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $3.99

Were Dinosaurs good parents? Were newly hatched dinos left to fend for themselves, like baby turtles? Or were they protected until they were fully grown, like baby eagles? Citing specific examples from the fossil record and making comparisons with living animals, renowned paleontologist Robert T. Bakker explains to young readers how... Read more >
When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
Written by Hannah Bonner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426305467
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When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
A Cartoon Prehistory of Life Long Before Dinosaurs
Written by Hannah Bonner


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $7.95

Take a fun, fact-filled trip back to Earth as it was 430 million years ago. Then, watch as continents drift and oceans take shape. Watch out (!) as fish get toothier, plants stretch skywards and bugs get bigger. Soon fish get feet and four-legged creatures stalk the planet. Here’s the story... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
T. Rex with Audio
T. Rex with Audio
Written by Vivian French, Illustrated by Alison Bartlett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763639990
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T. Rex with Audio
Read, Listen, & Wonder
Written by Vivian French
Illustrated by Alison Bartlett


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $8.99

This vibrant book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

This paperback title includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts

A young boy encounters some fascinating facts — and even more... Read more >
T. Rex with Audio, Peggable
T. Rex with Audio, Peggable
Written by Vivian French, Illustrated by Alison Bartlett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763641924
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T. Rex with Audio, Peggable
Read, Listen & Wonder
Written by Vivian French
Illustrated by Alison Bartlett


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $9.99

This vibrant book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

This paperback title includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts

A young boy encounters some fascinating facts — and even more... Read more >
The Dinosaur Museum
The Dinosaur Museum
Written by National Geographic Society, Illustrated by Sebastian Quigley
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781426303357
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The Dinosaur Museum
An Unforgettable, Interactive Virtual Tour Through Dinosaur History
Written by National Geographic Society
Illustrated by Sebastian Quigley


Format: Non-traditional book, 24 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $19.95

Young, eager paleontologists wanted. Apply within. We need YOUR expertise! So step inside The Dinosaur Museum, the book where kids get to act like paleontologists. This amazing volume gives readers a behind-the-scenes peek at a museum, with an interactive experience that evokes a visit to a natural history museum. Forget... Read more >
Bizarre Dinosaurs
Bizarre Dinosaurs
Written by Christopher Sloan, Illustrated by National Geographic Society, Foreword by James Clark and Cathy Forster
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426303302
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Bizarre Dinosaurs
Some Very Strange Creatures and Why We Think They Got That Way
Written by Christopher Sloan
Illustrated by National Geographic Society
Foreword by James Clark and Cathy Forster


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $16.95

With state-of-the-art, digitally modeled images, fantastic photos of fossils, and up-to-date scientific interpretations, Bizarre Dinosaurs introduces dino-lovers to a group of very strange creatures indeed.

The cast of characters includes Masiakasaurus, a fierce some beast whose mouth bristled with serrated, slightly hooked, forward-poking teeth; Deinocheirus with his ungainly long arms and... Read more >
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Bizarre Dinosaurs
Bizarre Dinosaurs
Written by Christopher Sloan, Illustrated by National Geographic Society, Foreword by James Clark and Cathy Forster
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303319
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Bizarre Dinosaurs
Some Very Strange Creatures and Why We Think They Got That Way
Written by Christopher Sloan
Illustrated by National Geographic Society
Foreword by James Clark and Cathy Forster


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $25.90

With state-of-the-art, digitally modeled images, fantastic photos of fossils, and up-to-date scientific interpretations, Bizarre Dinosaurs introduces dino-lovers to a group of very strange creatures indeed.

The cast of characters includes Masiakasaurus, a fierce some beast whose mouth bristled with serrated, slightly hooked, forward-poking teeth; Deinocheirus with his ungainly long arms and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Finding the First T. Rex
Finding the First T. Rex
Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Illustrated by Jim Nelson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375846625
Our Price: $3.99
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Finding the First T. Rex

Written by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Illustrated by Jim Nelson


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2008
Price: $3.99

IN 1902, WILLIAM HORNADAY handed a map to the famous paleontologist Barnum Brown. It was Hornaday’s hand-drawn directions to a remote area of the Montana Badlands, where he believed amazing dinosaur fossils lay buried. Following the map, Brown dug up a jawbone edged with six-inch long teeth, the remains of a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Dinosaurs
Dinosaurs
Written by Dr. Thomas R. Holtz, Jr., Illustrated by Luis V. Rey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375824197
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Dinosaurs
The Most Complete, Up-to-Date Encyclopedia for Dinosaur Lovers of All Ages
Written by Dr. Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Illustrated by Luis V. Rey


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2007
Price: $38.99

WRITTEN BY A PROFESSIONAL paleontologist for young readers, this award-winning guide to the complete Dinosauria is packed with enough detail and insider information to satisfy even adult dinophiles! The text includes brief entries on all 800+ "named" species of Mesozoic dinosaurs, as well as chapters on the history of dinosaur discoveries...

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Science Chapters: Discovering SuperCroc
Science Chapters: Discovering SuperCroc
Written by Pamela Rushby
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301865
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Science Chapters: Discovering SuperCroc

Written by Pamela Rushby


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $17.90

Watch in awe as scientists dig back in time to unearth the prehistoric giant that became known to the world as SuperCroc. As big as a school bus, SuperCroc was twice the size of the American crocodile with jaws so strong he could snare a dinosaur. Dig deeper to learn the... Read more >
Sea Monsters
Sea Monsters
Written by Marfe Delano Ferguson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426301629
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Sea Monsters
A Prehistoric Adventure
Written by Marfe Delano Ferguson


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $6.95

Relive the wonder of Sea Monsters, National Geographic's 3-D Large Format Film, and learn more about these weird prehistoric creatures of the deep. Here's the Official Children's Companion Book to the giant-screen film which launches in October on giant screens nationwide. Sea Monsters leads kids into the Late Cretaceous Era, 80... Read more >
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Sea Monsters
Sea Monsters
Written by Marfe Delano Ferguson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301193
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Sea Monsters
A Prehistoric Adventure
Written by Marfe Delano Ferguson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $22.90

Relive the wonder of Sea Monsters, National Geographic's 3-D Large Format Film, and learn more about these weird prehistoric creatures of the deep. Here's the Official Children's Companion Book to the giant-screen film which launches in October on giant screens nationwide. Sea Monsters leads kids into the Late Cretaceous Era, 80... Read more >
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When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
Written by Hannah Bonner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300783
Our Price: $16.95
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When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm
A Cartoon Prehistory of Life Long Before Dinosaurs
Written by Hannah Bonner


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $16.95

Take a fun, fact-filled trip back to Earth as it was 430 million years ago. Then, watch as continents drift and oceans take shape. Watch out (!) as fish get toothier, plants stretch skywards and bugs get bigger. Soon fish get feet and four-legged creatures stalk the planet. Here's the story... Read more >
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