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Children Nonfiction

Amazing Landmarks

Amazing Landmarks

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Could you build the world's most iconic landmarks?

Could you design the Golden Gate Bridge? Could you construct the Eiffel Tower? Could you decorate the Burj Khalifa? Could you make a budget, draw up the plans, and handle every problem that arises to create something that withstands the test of time?

This accessible nonfiction compendium explores the creation of 10 global landmarks, from the first spark of an idea to the final layer of paint. Acclaimed educator Rekha Rajan encourages readers to see themselves as the engineers, builders, architects, and more through interactive stories and a unique structure.

Graphic artist Alex Asfour's gorgeous art works seamlessly with engaging photographs to create a standout nonfiction title that will appeal to both kids and educators.

Ideal for any grade schooler with an interest in STEAM!

Amazing Machines Truckload of Fun

Amazing Machines Truckload of Fun

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Ten favorite storybooks inside one fantastic truck! The bestselling Amazing Machines series of picture storybooks is available in a fabulous box set. With 10 mini storybooks inside, the Truckload of Fun collection is the perfect gift for every preschooler who loves vehicles.

From airplanes and diggers to rockets and tractors, these critically acclaimed picture books are full of fun rhyming text, bright artwork, and wacky animal characters to engage and delight young children as they learn about machines. Each book includes a helpful illustrated glossary of technical words to help build vocabulary.

Amazing Magic Mazes: Egyptian Mazes

Amazing Magic Mazes: Egyptian Mazes

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Welcome to Egypt, land of the Pharaohs. As part of an expedition of junior archeologists, your job is to help uncover one of ancient Egypt's most famous relics: a gold statue of a mysterious cat-god that's more than 3,000 years old. But, you have to work fast, because thieves want to get their hands on it first! There's only one route to the treasure--and it's not too safe, so be very careful. Find your way down dangerous descents, steer clear of snakes and scorpions, wind your way through underground passageways, and collect four unique keystones. Good luck!
Amazing Magic Mazes: Pirate Mazes

Amazing Magic Mazes: Pirate Mazes

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Yo, ho, ho: what an adventure awaits you! Sail to the Caribbean, capture the infamous pirate Captain Pegleg, and find his hidden galleon with a stolen treasure chest aboard. So shiver your timbers and let the quest begin. Once it's land ahoy, take the map, try to steer safely past the rocky reefs that circle the island, and locate the pirate ship. Plenty of danger lies ahead, so watch out--especially for the scurvy pirate crew. Make sure not to fall in the quicksand; avoid volcanoes and steep cliffs; and make your way out of dark and dingy tunnels inhabited by pirate ghosts.
Amazing Origami

Amazing Origami

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A fun and imaginative introduction to the traditional Japanese art of paper-folding, for children aged 8 and up. The easy-to-understand instructions are accompanied by a series of clear photographs, which are helpfully annotated with arrows and guidelines.
Amazing Peace

Amazing Peace

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Celebrate Christmas with the joyous poetry of the incomparable Maya Angelou.

Angelou's beautiful, moving, and beloved poem, which she first read at the 2005 White House tree-lighting ceremony, now comes alive as a fully illustrated children's book, celebrating the promise of peace in the holiday season. In this simple story, a family joins with their community--rich and poor, black and white, Christian, Muslim, and Jew--to celebrate the holidays.

This special package includes an audio CD of the author reading the poem aloud.

Amazing Places

Amazing Places

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CHALLENGE YOURSELF! A new nature-based trivia series with vibrant visuals and fascinating facts! Discover the most incredible natural wonders and extreme places on earth!

New from Emmy-Award winning host of Survivor and New York Times bestselling author of Stranded, Jeff Probst comes a dynamic and graphic line of trivia books! Packed with full-color photos, fascinating facts and trivia, and great callouts from Jeff, this series is perfect for every kid looking to know the coolest, weirdest facts and trivia around! Challenge yourself to discover the world's most extreme places! From the driest desert to the deepest ocean trench and everything in between, find out all the fascinating facts about the land, sea, and air.

Amazing Pop-Up Music Book

Amazing Pop-Up Music Book

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Animals clap, a band marches in time, and smiling notes slide up and down thestaff in this jazzy pop-up book. Full color.
Amazing Science Experiments

Amazing Science Experiments

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150 easy projects using everyday materials, demonstrated step by step in 1300 photographs! Find out how things work: energy, wind, nature, ships, cars, cameras and computers. Fun science ideas you can do at home and school
Amazing Sharks

Amazing Sharks

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Snappy Sharks tells you everything you want to know about sharks: who's who in the shark world, how predator sharks attack, which shark weighs more than three adult elephants and so much more.

Snappy Sharks is part of a new collectible series called It's all about... It is packed with up-to-date facts and stats, and there are 8 amazing collector cards to tear out and keep. You can access a free downloadable audio of Beastly Bugs by logging onto the special URL address on page 3.

Snappy Sharks has a Contents page as well as a Glossary and Index. You can check out the other titles in the series at the back of the book.

Amazing Snakes!

Amazing Snakes!

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Featuring stunning full-color photographs from the Wildlife Conservation Society, this is the latest title in an exciting I Can Read Book series that takes readers into the amazing world of animals. The series explores the amazing animals that share our world and how we can help them survive.

If you were a snake, you could . . .

  • sleep all winter!
  • grow as long as a school bus!
  • swallow your food whole!
  • crawl out of your skin!
  • Amazing Snakes! is the fifth paperback edition in our exciting series of nonfiction Level 2 I Can Read Books, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help. Whether shared at home or in a classroom, the engaging stories, longer sentences, and language play of Level Two books are proven to help kids take their next steps toward reading success.

    Amazing Space Q&A

    Amazing Space Q&A

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    Everything you never knew about space!

    "Amazing Space Q&A" explores the final frontier, from cosmic dust to super giant stars. Bursting with eye-opening questions and revealing answers, the book tells tell you everything you ever wanted to know about the universe (but were afraid to ask!).

    Amazing Things Animals Do

    Amazing Things Animals Do

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    From tundras to tropical seas, Amazing Things Animals Do spans the globe to provide a captivating window into the animal world. Four beautifully illustrated chapters explore the ways animals help each other, the surprising lives of animal babies, animal habits such as hiding food, and the wonders of animal communication. Lavish watercolor scenes bring each special relationship to life: a tiny finch perches atop a giant Galápagos tortoise, fireflies flash codes to find food and mates, a polar bear mother and her cubs splash the icy Arctic waters. Marilyn Baillie's concise, lyrical text captures the gentle balance of life.
    Amazing Visual Math

    Amazing Visual Math

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    Covering the essential math concepts learned in the first years of school, Amazing Visual Math brings a whole new dimension to learning.

    Amazing Visual Math is an interactive hands-on experience that makes math fun. Key curriculum subjects including shapes, patterns, telling time, lines of symmetry, addition, subtraction, measurement and more are explained through over 50 interactive elements throughout the book including pop-ups, flaps, and pull the tab elements, making an otherwise tedious subject entertaining.

    Ideal for developing manual dexterity skills and sharpening visual learning skills, Amazing Visual Math is a hands-on experience kids won't want to put down.

    Supports the Common Core State Standards.

    Amazing World Atlas

    Amazing World Atlas

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    The world's in your hands.

    Embark on a journey to every continent in the world to meet its Indigenous people, learn about its culture and customs, and understand how it came to be the place it is today. Lonely Planet's Amazing World Atlas immerses you in the ways of life created by Indigenous cultures and explains how those cultures have continued to shape our modern world.

    Explore the globe using continental and regional maps and read about the landscape and population of every independent country on the planet. Plus mind-blowing facts, fascinating history, and captivating culture help you become an expert on our world.

    This book is divided into six sections: Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, Oceania and South America - each with a map of the continent and every geographic region as well as illustrated and photographic depictions of each countries' people, animals, environment and architecture.

    About Lonely Planet Kids: Lonely Planet Kids - an imprint of the world's leading travel authority Lonely Planet - published its first book in 2011. Over the past 45 years, Lonely Planet has grown a dedicated global community of travelers, many of whom are now sharing a passion for exploration with their children. Lonely Planet Kids educates and encourages young readers at home and in school to learn about the world with engaging books on culture, sociology, geography, nature, history, space and more. We want to inspire the next generation of global citizens and help kids and their parents to approach life in a way that makes every day an adventure. Come explore!

    Amazing World of Gumball Mad Libs

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    Amazing World Sea Creatures

    Amazing World Sea Creatures

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    Some ocean animals have the incredible ability to make their own light! Amazing World: Sea Creatures shows off twenty of these unique animals with facts and photos.

    From the lanternfish, to the Atolla jellyfish, to the glowing bioluminescent octopus, the ocean is filled with animals that gleam and glow. Go on an electrifying journey to see how these living lights use bioluminescence, fluorescence, and symbiotic bacteria to light up! Amazing World: Sea Creatures reveals the fascinating lives of strange and amazing marine animals.

    This beautifully illustrated and photographed book for kids explores twenty incredible creatures you'll only find under the sea. You will learn how each of these underwater animals create their own light, and how they put it to good use. Is that wasn't enough, Amazing World: Sea Creatures even includes a sheet of glow in the dark stickers!

    You won't believe all the cool, beautiful, and sometimes downright weird animals that live under the ocean. They're not aliens, they're sea creatures!

    Amazing World Stars & Planets

    Amazing World Stars & Planets

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    There is more to outer space than what we can see in the night sky. Explore it all with Amazing World Stars & Planets and be a real space traveler.

    How is a star born? Why does it die? What is the difference between a star cluster and a planetary nebula? Discover the answers to these questions and more in Amazing World: Stars and Planets! This exciting exploration is a door to the infinite realm beyond the pale blue dot we call home.

    From stellar nurseries, to glowing green clouds, to spiral galaxies, find out about the dramatic lives of these explosive players in our universe. This is the perfect introduction to the great celestial bodies of outer space for science lovers and their children. Kids will love the gorgeous, bright images, and will also learn quickly from the easily digestible bites of information on each page.

    Amazing World Stars & Planets also includes a collection of glow-in-the-dark stickers to put on notebooks, folders, bedroom ceilings, anywhere!