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Recycling with Arnie and Bing

About the Author As a professional graphic designer, writer, and a mom with a passion for recycling, Ann Wagner is pleased to present this fun, upbeat children's book about recycling. With a grea [...]

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DK Eyewitness Books: Skeleton

Review ...a mini museum between the covers of a book. [Eyewitness series] -- The New York TimesThese books' striking visual impact will draw in even the most casual readers. [Eyewitness series] - [...]

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They Came from DNA (Scientific American Mysteries of Science)

From School Library Journal Grade 4-8-A clever and exciting presentation that will hold the attention of even the most reluctant students. The book takes the form of a report by an alien named Sk [...]

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Just the Right Size: Why Big Animals Are Big and Little Animals Are Little (Animal Science)

From School Library Journal Grade 4?8?This unique title uses geometry to discuss the varying strengths and capabilities of different animals. In a chatty tone, Davies starts off by describing the [...]

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Chewy, Gooey, Rumble, Plop

About the Author Steve Alton lives in southern England. Nick Sharratt lives in Brighton, England. Read more [...]

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I Wonder Why I Sleep

Review ?answers are simply written, but they don't shy away from scientific language, difficult issues, or remaining mysteries.? ?Children's Literature Read more [...]

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Acorn to Oak Tree (LifeCycles)

From Booklist Well designed for the early elementary grades, books in the Life Cycles series focus on the stages of growth in particular animals or plants. Each volume opens with a general introd [...]

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Exploring Creation With Botany -- Young Explorer Series (Young Explorer (Apologia Educational Ministries))

Review If you are looking for a rigid textbook approach, this will not be for you. Exploring Creation with Botany is well-rounded and fun, and it involves the whole family. We love it! --The Old [...]

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Animals Without Backbones (Big Science Ideas (Paperback))

More than 98% of Earth's animals are invertebrates. Invertebrates do not have backbones or internal skeletons, but some have hard coverings. Insects, spiders, worms, snails, and most ocean animals are invertebrates. [...]

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Astonishing Bodies (Mystery Files)

From School Library Journal Gr 3-6-These titles offer a brief introduction to their subjects, and then two pages per topic, a format that succeeds in working in a wide range of information. Impos [...]

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M Is for Mountie: A Royal Canadian Mounted Police Alphabet (Alphabet Books)

About the Author Author Polly Horvath?s numerous books for children include the National Book Award-winning The Canning Season and Newbery Honor book Everything on a Waffle. Her books have receiv [...]

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Colors of Australia (Colors of the World)

From School Library Journal Gr 2-5--Twelve double-page spreads cover a few specifics about these countries in a typeface and vocabulary best suited to middle school students, but without enough i [...]

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We the Kids: The Preamble to the Constitution of the United States

Amazon.com Review Sooner or later, just about every American kid is required to memorize the Preamble to the Constitution of the United States. And until now, it was one of the more boring, meani [...]

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So Much to Tell You

Amazon.com Review After what happened to her face, Marina stopped talking. Completely. Even the people at the hospital couldn't help her find her voice again. In an almost hopeless, last-ditch ef [...]

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Emus (Big Buddy Books: Australian Animals (Library))

Discusses the physical characteristics, habitats, and behavior of these flightless birds from Australia. [...]

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Fishing for Islands: Traditional Boats and Seafarers of the Pacific

About the Author John Nicholson is the author of The Cruelest Place on Earth, Explorers of Australia, The First Fleet, and A Home Among the Gum Trees. Read more [...]

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Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas

From School Library Journal K-Gr 3?Cox opens this fact-based story on just the right note: 'There was once a lovely elephant seal who lived in the city.' A boy named Michael is fascinated with th [...]

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Australia (Destination Detectives)

About the Author Heinemann Library is a Heinemann-Raintree author. Read more [...]

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Easter Island (Places of Old)

A fundamental look at the mysterious stone statues of Easter Island, examining how they were believed to have been made, the purpose they may have served, and why they continue to attract visitors today. Includes color p [...]

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Odysseus: Escaping Poseidon's Curse: A Greek Legend (Graphic Myths & Legends (Paperback))

About the Author Dan Jolley has written for major comic book publishers such as Marvel, DC, and Dark Horse. His credits include Star Wars Tales for Dark Horse Comics and JLA: The Liberty Files. H [...]

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The Journey of Odysseus (Follow Your Fates)

You are Odysseus, the wiliest hero of ancient Greece. Your love for family is as strong as your quest for adventure. What will you do, when given the choice of immortality? Or when a man-eating monster has you and your m [...]

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Usborne Illustrated Guide to Greek Myths and Legends

Identifies the gods, goddesses, heroes, and monsters of Greek mythology, recounts the most famous stories, and briefly describes Greek history and culture. [...]

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Persephone

From School Library Journal Grade 3?6?Lyrical language and vivid details make for a strong retelling of this Greek myth, as Persephone is 'plucked' from a flower-filled field, carried off to the [...]

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Oedipus: Trapped by Destiny: A TOON Graphic (TOON Graphic Mythology)

From School Library Journal Gr 5?8?A succinct retelling of the Greek tragedy of Oedipus, the king who fulfilled the prophecy that he would kill his father and marry his mother, this title provide [...]

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Greek and Roman Mythology, Volume 3 (Greek and Roman Mythology (Graphic Novels))

Greek and Roman myths retain an enduring fascination for children, who find these stories of super-powerful gods, flying horses, and mythic quests compelling. Using simple text and vibrant color illustrations, Greek and [...]

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Mount Olympus Basketball

From School Library Journal Starred Review. Grade 2-5-It's the Mortals versus the Greek Gods (and goddesses) in this madcap basketball showdown narrated with breathless abandon by two modern-day [...]

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The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse

From Publishers Weekly With her customary charm, Stevens offers a version of this Aesop's fable that modernizes the tale while preserving the spirit of the original. 'One day, the town mouse went [...]

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Legendy i mify drevney gretsii - Greek Myths and Legends (Illustrated) (Russian Edition)

A collection of myths and legends of ancient Greece adapted and retold by Nikolay Kun. It includes the main tales of gods and heroes from Greek mythology and the main Greek epic poems: the quest of the Argonauts, the Tro [...]

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