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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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Children of Native America Today
Children of Native America Today
Written by Maya Ajmera and Arlene Hirshfelder
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570919657
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Children of Native America Today

Written by Maya Ajmera and Arlene Hirshfelder


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $9.95

Come along on a photographic journey through America's native nations as seen through the eyes of children.

CHILDREN OF NATIVE AMERICA TODAY invites readers to explore Native nations, focusing on the children who live, learn, and play in tribal communities throughout the United States. These children celebrate a proud heritage, a rich... Read more >
Too Young for Yiddish
Too Young for Yiddish
Written by Richard Michelson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780881061192
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Too Young for Yiddish

Written by Richard Michelson


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $8.95

Young Aaron wants to learn how to speak to the chickens like his Zayde (grandfather). Zayde's stories and his many books, with their mysterious worlds and their guarded secrets, fascinate Aaron. But always Aaron is too young to learn Yiddish. Zayde thinks that Aaron, and all the new generation of American... Read more >
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Five Thousand Years of Slavery
Five Thousand Years of Slavery
Written by Marjorie Gann and Janet Willen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770491519
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Five Thousand Years of Slavery

Written by Marjorie Gann and Janet Willen


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $14.99

When they were too impoverished to raise their families, ancient Sumerians sold their children into bondage. Slave women in Rome faced never-ending household drudgery. The ninth-century Zanj were transported from East Africa to work the salt marshes of Iraq. Cotton pickers worked under terrible duress in the American South.

Ancient history? Tragically... Read more >
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Come and Eat!
Come and Eat!
Photographed by George Ancona
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893671
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Come and Eat!

Photographed by George Ancona


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

We all need to eat in order to live, but not everyone goes about eating a meal the same way. Simple text and fun photographs answer the questions: who, when, how, what, where, and why we eat, introducing readers to a feast of food traditions from around the world. Read more >
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Come and Eat!
Come and Eat!
Photographed by George Ancona
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893664
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Come and Eat!

Photographed by George Ancona


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $16.95

We all need to eat in order to live, but not everyone goes about eating a meal the same way. Simple text and fun photographs answer the questions: who, when, how, what, where, and why we eat, introducing readers to a feast of food traditions from around the world. Read more >
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Five Thousand Years of Slavery
Five Thousand Years of Slavery
Written by Marjorie Gann and Janet Willen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769146
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Five Thousand Years of Slavery

Written by Marjorie Gann and Janet Willen


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $27.95

When they were too impoverished to raise their families, ancient Sumerians sold their children into bondage. Slave women in Rome faced never-ending household drudgery. The ninth-century Zanj were transported from East Africa to work the salt marshes of Iraq. Cotton pickers worked under terrible duress in the American South.

Ancient history? Tragically... Read more >
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Mummies
Mummies
Written by Christopher Sloan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426306952
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Mummies
Dried, Tanned, Sealed, Drained, Frozen, Embalmed, Stuffed, Wrapped, and Smoked...and We're Dead Serious
Written by Christopher Sloan


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $17.95

Investigate mysteries from the grave in this vividly illustrated book, a creepy-fun compendium of the world’s most fascinating mummies. National Geographic’s unparalleled photographs bring kids up close and personal with ancient remains, while Chris Sloan’s mesmerizing text reveals what the experts have discovered about each mummy’s life and death. Kids will... Read more >
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Mummies
Mummies
Written by Christopher Sloan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426306969
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Mummies
Dried, Tanned, Sealed, Drained, Frozen, Embalmed, Stuffed, Wrapped, and Smoked...and We're Dead Serious
Written by Christopher Sloan


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $26.90

Investigate mysteries from the grave in this vividly illustrated book, a creepy-fun compendium of the world’s most fascinating mummies. National Geographic’s unparalleled photographs bring kids up close and personal with ancient remains, while Chris Sloan’s mesmerizing text reveals what the experts have discovered about each mummy’s life and death. Kids will... Read more >
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American Babies
American Babies
Written by The Global Fund for Children
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781580892803
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American Babies

Written by The Global Fund for Children


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2010
Price: $6.95

Seventeen adorable photographs of babies from across the United States showcase the diversity of our country and the universal joy of play and discovery. From the creators of GLOBAL BABIES. No matter where they live, babies are nurtured by love and raised in hope. Read more >
Every Bone Tells a Story
Every Bone Tells a Story
Written by Jill Rubalcaba
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580891646
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Every Bone Tells a Story

Written by Jill Rubalcaba


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $18.95

Jill Rubalcaba and Peter Robertshaw recount the unearthing of four hominins--Turkana Boy, Lapedo Child, Kennewick Man, and Iceman. Each discovery leads not only to deductions that scientists made in laboratories, but also to controversial debates over the scientists' differences of opinion over how, or even if, the pieces fit together.

Learn... Read more >
One World, One Day
One World, One Day
Written by Barbara Kerley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304606
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One World, One Day

Written by Barbara Kerley


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $17.95

One World, One Day uses exquisite, moving photographs and Barbara Kerley’s poetic text to convey a simple yet profound concept: we are one global family. This is a sophisticated concept book, presented as an elegant picture book with contributions from top international photographers.

This beautiful photo book follows the course of one... Read more >
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One World, One Day
One World, One Day
Written by Barbara Kerley
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304613
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One World, One Day

Written by Barbara Kerley


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $26.90

One World, One Day uses exquisite, moving photographs and Barbara Kerley’s poetic text to convey a simple yet profound concept: we are one global family. This is a sophisticated concept book, presented as an elegant picture book with contributions from top international photographers.

This beautiful photo book follows the course of one... Read more >
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Faith
Faith
Written by Maya Ajmera
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580891776
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Faith

Written by Maya Ajmera


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $16.95

Families around the world celebrate faith in many different ways—through praying, singing, learning, helping, caring, and more. With stunning photographs from many cultures and religious traditions, Faith celebrates the ways in which people worship around the globe .

Thematically organized back matter gives additional information on common expressions of faith, and... Read more >
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Faith
Faith
Written by Maya Ajmera
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580891783
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Faith

Written by Maya Ajmera


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $8.95

Families around the world celebrate faith in many different ways—through praying, singing, learning, helping, caring, and more. With stunning photographs from many cultures and religious traditions, Faith celebrates the ways in which people worship around the globe .

Thematically organized back matter gives additional information on common expressions of faith, and... Read more >
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Fiestas del mundo: Celebremos Navidad
Fiestas del mundo: Celebremos Navidad
Written by Deborah Heiligman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304538
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Fiestas del mundo: Celebremos Navidad
con villancicos, regalos y paz
Written by Deborah Heiligman


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $15.95

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Children of the U.S.A.
Children of the U.S.A.
Written by Maya Ajmera
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570916151
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Children of the U.S.A.

Written by Maya Ajmera


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $23.95

Celebrate the diversity of the United States!

There is no typical American child. Children may share similar activities and pastimes, but they represent a variety of ethnic, cultural, and religious backgrounds. Striking photographs showcase fifty-one cities -- one from each state, as well as our nation's capital, Washington, D.C. The photos and... Read more >
Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
Written by Deborah Heiligman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300745
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Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
With Parades, Picnics, and Fireworks
Written by Deborah Heiligman


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $15.95

Strike up the band, pack a picnic, and enjoy the fireworks. Celebrate Independence Day takes a nationwide perspective on the joy of America's biggest party. All the history and culture of Independence Day is here, along with fun facts, an all-American recipe, a locator map for every photo and a complete... Read more >
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Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
Written by Deborah Heiligman
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300752
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Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day
With Parades, Picnics, and Fireworks
Written by Deborah Heiligman


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $23.90

Strike up the band, pack a picnic, and enjoy the fireworks. Celebrate Independence Day takes a nationwide perspective on the joy of America's biggest party. All the history and culture of Independence Day is here, along with fun facts, an all-American recipe, a locator map for every photo and a complete... Read more >
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Alaska
Alaska
Written by Shelley Gill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780881062939
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Alaska

Written by Shelley Gill


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2007
Price: $7.95

Blending poetry and humor, Alaskan author and adventurer Shelley Gill explores the 49th state's history, culture, wildlife, and geography. Explosive volcanoes, extreme climates, massive mountains, shimmering Northern Lights, and dog-mushing races are just some of the sights captured in crisp photographs. Read more >
Going to School in India
Going to School in India
Written by Lisa Heydlauff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570916663
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Going to School in India

Written by Lisa Heydlauff


Format: Hardcover, 98 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2005
Price: $24.95

Do you cross a rope bridge to get to school? Does your school meet in the middle of the desert? Does your school bus double as a classroom? If you lived in India, you might answer "yes!" In this inspiring book, meet students who overcome these and other challenges -- all... Read more >
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