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Let's Investigate with Nate #2: The Solar System

NATE BALL · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Bill Nye the Science Guy meets The Magic School Bus!This is the second book in a new STEM-based picture book series from the Emmy Award-winning host of PBS's Design Squad and Design Squad Nation, Nate Ball. With a lively cast of characters and vibrant illustrations by Wes Hargis, it's an adventure...
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The Great Wall of China (Blast Back! Series)

Nancy Ohlin · Little Bee Books
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Get ready to blast back to the past and learn all about the Great Wall of China When people think about the Great Wall of China, that massive structure is likely to come to mind. But why did they build the wall in the first place, and how is it even still standing? This engaging nonfiction...
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Voyager's Greatest Hits: The Epic Trek to Interstellar Space

ALEXANDRA SIY · Charlesbridge
Pages: 74
Format: Hardcover

2017 marks the 40th anniversary of the Voyager mission as the twin space probes that traveled to Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune, now journey beyond our solar system into interstellar space, where no probe has ventured before.Learn the fascinating story of the scientists, how the Voyager...
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There's a Bug on My Book!

John Himmelman · Dawn Pubns
Format: Hardcover

Children are invited to tip, tap and turn an interactive book to change the positions of seven insects that are made to fly, hop, slide and interact on pages designed to look like natural-world environments. Simultaneous.
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The Quilts of Gee's Bend

Susan Goldman Rubin · Abrams Books for Young Readers
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

Since the early nineteenth century, the women of Gee's Bend in southern Alabama have created stunning, vibrant quilts. In the only photo-essay book about the quilts of Gee's Bend for children, award-winning author Susan Goldman Rubin explores the history and culture of this fascinating...
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What Would Happen?: Serious Answers to Silly Questions

Crispin Boyer · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Ever wondered what would happen if some cool or crazy things were possible? Like what would happen if: you got sucked into a black hole; dinosaurs still existed; humans could fly; you could communicate with dolphins; or you could dig a hole through to the center of the Earth? Get ready...
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South Pacific Mythology

Jim Ollhoff · Abdo & Daughters
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Who is the volcano goddess? What makes "Maui the trickster" so tricky? Why are myths so important in our lives? Myths are a rich source of history. People use them to make sense of our world. Even before myths were written down, people told and retold the stories of the gods and goddesses...
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Fantastic Feats and Failures

Editors of YES Mag · Kids Can Press
Pages: 52
Format: Paperback

Astronauts on Apollo 13 averted disaster with the help of duct tape. The design of the Sydney Opera House was based on the segments of an orange. The Tacoma Narrows Bridge swayed so much it was nicknamed "Galloping Gertie." From genius designs to deadly design-flaws, the story...
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Totally Wacky Facts About Modern History

Cari Meister · Capstone Press
Pages: 112
Format: Library Binding

Did you know that Leonardo Da Vinci could draw with one hand while writing backward with the other? Ever wondered when toilet paper was invented? Curious to find out how large the first computer was? Check out all of the mind-bending, amazing facts about modern history!
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Mini horse

Ann Matzke · Rourke Educational Media
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Horses come in many colors and sizes. Miniature horses, called minis, are the smallest. They are less than half the size of a regular horse. A mini makes a perfect pet because of its size and temperament, and were once kept as pets for princes and princesses. Although they can t be ridden...
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Animals Do, Too!: How They Behave Just Like You

Etta Kaner · Kids Can Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

?Do you like to dance?? asks the first spread of this playful nonfiction picture book. ?Honeybees do, too!? responds the next. Illustrating the simple text are joyful drawings that visually connect the children enjoying a dance party to the honeybees performing their own ?dance? in the hive....
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Let's Investigate with Nate #1: The Water Cycle

NATE BALL · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Bill Nye the Science Guy meets The Magic School Bus!This is the first book in a new STEM-based picture book series from the Emmy Award-winning host of PBS's Design Squad and Design Squad Nation, Nate Ball. With a lively cast of characters and vibrant illustrations by Wes Hargis, it's an adventure...
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Writing Radar: Using Your Journal to Snoop Out and Craft Great Stories

JACK GANTOS · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 203
Format: Hardcover

The Newbery Award-winning author of Dead End in Norvelt shares advice for how to be the best brilliant writer in this funny and practical creative writing guide perfect for all kids who dream of seeing their name on the spine of a book.With the signature wit and humor that have garnered...
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Things That Grow

LIBBY WALDEN · 360 Degrees
Pages: 62
Format: Hardcover

The world around us is always growing and changing! Step into this beautifully illustrated book where time has slowed down, and discover how a seed transforms into a mighty tree; how mountains and islands are formed; and what a puggle becomes when it grows up.
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See What We Eat!: A First Book of Healthy Eating

Scot Ritchie · Kids Can Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Yulee and her four friends --- Nick, Pedro, Sally and Martin --- are taking a trip to her aunt's farm to pick apples and make an apple crisp for a potluck harvest dinner. Yum! But first, Aunt Sara gives the friends a tour of the whole farm, where they learn what it means to eat balanced...
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When Planet Earth Was New

James Gladstone · Owlkids
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

It has taken billions of years for Earth to become the planet it is today. When Planet Earth Was New looks back to the very beginning, using a poetic approach grounded in scientific fact to give an overview of how the planet has changed over time: from hot lava to the formation of oceans...
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Bet You Didn't Know: Fascinating, Far-out, Fun-tastic Facts!

National Geographic Society (U.S.) · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 192
Format: Library Binding

Did you know that the first stop signs were black and white? Or that a litter of kittens is called a kindle? There's a lot to know and we bet you'll have fun learning these fun, far-out facts in the next super series from National Geographic Kids! Based on a favorite department in Nat Geo Kids...
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