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Amazing Animal Journeys
by Chris Packham Details
Shares the migration stories of such species as wildebeest, butterflies, bats, and whales, with the help of a map that plots the course for each.
Be a Survivor
by Chris Oxlade Details
Learn survival skills like, building a shelter from sticks, lighting a fire without matches, and sending signals to call for help.
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Go Wild
Coding Projects in Scratch
by Jon Woodcock Details
You can learn to create mind-bending illusions, crazy animations, and interactive artworks with this collection of Scratch projects! Woodcock shows you simple steps to becoming an expert coder, and helps you improve your coding skills so you can share games online.
Guinness World Records: Fun With Food
by Christy Webster Details
From the tallest cake ever made to the most peanut butter and jelly sandwiches eaten in a minute, these Guinness World Records will make you hungry for greatness!
Natural World: a Visual Compendium of Wonders From Nature
by Amanda Wood Details
Collects sixty-seven informational charts exploring habitats, food chains, animal anatomy, and other facets of the natural world.
Our Food: a Healthy Serving of Science and Poems
by Grace Lin Details
Introduces the five food groups and the benefits of nutritional eating.
Sing With Me!
by Naoko Stoop Details
Thirteen favorite nursery songs are brought to life.
The Duel: the Parallel Lives of Alexander Hamilton & Aaron Burr
by Judith St. George Details
In curiously parallel lives, Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr were both orphaned at an early age. Both were brilliant students who attended college - one at Princeton, the other at Columbia - and studied law. Both were young staff officers under General George Washington, and both became war heroes. Politics beckoned them, and each served in the newly formed government of the fledgling nation. Why, then, did these two face each other at dawn in a duel that ended with death for one and opprobrium for the other?
The Ultimate Guide to Being a Superhero: a Kid's Manual for Saving the World, Looking Good in Spandex, and Getting Home in Time for Dinner
by Barbara Beery Details
This gentle poke at the superhero genre is packed with recipes, maneuvers, and gadgets for every aspiring superhero.
Updated 07/25/2016
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