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Rivers wind through earth, cutting down and eroding the soil for millions of years, creating a cavity in the ground 277 miles long, 18 miles wide, and more than a mile deep known as the Grand Canyon.Home to an astonishing variety of plants and animals that have lived and evolved within its walls...
Asking Aobut Sex & Growing Up
Now revised and updated with current facts, Joanna Cole's Asking About Sex & Growing Up is the perfect book to provide answers to questions about sex. Writing especially for preteens, the author uses a question-and-answer format to offer straightforward information on a wide variety of subjects ...
What Was the Underground Railroad?
McDonough, Yona Zeldis
No one knows where the term Underground Railroad came from--there were no trains or tracks, only "conductors" who helped escaping slaves to freedom. Including real stories about "passengers" on the "Railroad," this book chronicles slaves' close calls with bounty hunters, exhausting struggles on t...
Red Scarf Girl
Jiang, Ji Li
In 1966 Ji-li Jiang turned twelve. An outstanding student and leader, she had everything: brains, the admiration of her peers, and a bright future in China's Communist Party. But that year china's leader, Mao Ze-dong, launched the Cultural Revolution, and everything changed. Over the next few yea...
Science Encyclopedia: Atom Smashing, Food Chemistry, Animals, Space, and More! (Encyclopaedia)
National Geographic's Science Encyclopedia is jam-packed with everything you could ever want to know about science, from elements in the periodic table to phases of the water cycle.This isn't your average encyclopedia - special features include jokes, fun facts, and hands-on activities guaranteed...
Everything Ancient Egypt (National Geographic Kids)
The ancient Egyptians thought big and built bigger, leaving behind monuments and messages that have endured for five millennia despite tomb robbers and the ravages of time. Pyramids and mummies tell us about their deaths, but new technologies are peeling the wraps off their mysterious lives. In E...
Weird But True Animals (National Geographic Kids)
Get ready to ooh, ahh, and awww with wacky stats, tidbits, and trivia about the many ways animals can be incredibly WEIRD! Did you know that you can take a yoga class with goats? Or that there's a pig that loves to paint? Or that slugs have green blood? The wild world of animals just got a little...
The Animal Book (Smithsonian)
Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
Our world is filled with extraordinary diversity, from amoebas to zebras, from tiny toadstools to giant oaks. The wonders of the natural world are on display in The Animal Book. This guide to life on our planet is packed full of information about creatures big and small. This tome is structured a...
NIV Kids' Visual Study Bible
The NIV Kids’ Visual Study Bible, for ages 8–12, brings the Bible to life in four-color illustrated splendor. This study Bible includes a spectacular full-color interior featuring over 700 illustrations, photos, infographics, and maps on every page that visually represent key Bible information. E...
World Atlas (National Geographic Kids, 5th Edition)
Welcome to your home: Planet Earth. Here are more than 120 maps, more than 200 color photographs, 195 flags, and more than 40 locator globes to guide your way.
Ultimate U.S. Road Trip Atlas (National Geographic Kids)
Keeping kids entertained while on a long drive can be a challenge, but the National Geographic Kids Ultimate U.S. Road Atlas can help. This book includes easy-to-read, simple road maps of each state and Washington, D.C., and a map of the United States. State symbols, cool things to do, boredom bu...
Everything Rocks and Minerals (National Geographic Kids)
Targeted to rock-crazy kids, this bold book is more energetic, more visually exciting, and more fun than anything else on the market--and with more information, too! Youngsters become geology experts as they browse eye-popping photos and absorb layers of information made extra fun through a humor...
What Was Ellis Island?
Demuth, Patricia Brennan
From 1892 to 1954, Ellis Island was the gateway to a new life in the United States for millions of immigrants. In later years, the island was deserted, the buildings decaying. Ellis Island was not restored until the 1980s, when Americans from all over the country donated more than $150 million. I...
What Was D-Day?
Demuth, Patricia Brennan
In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, an armada of 7,000 ships carrying 160,000 Allied troops stormed the beaches of Nazi-occupied France. Up until then the Allied forces had suffered serious defeats, yet D -Day, as the invasion was called, spelled the beginning of the end for Nazi Germany ...
How to Ace the National Geographic Bee, Official Study Guide (Fifth Edition)
The National Geographic Bee is a local, state, and national academic contest for students in grades four through eight. The competition culminates in a finals face-off, broadcast live on National Geographic Television. This is the ultimate guide for gearing up for the events.Like the Bee, the gui...
5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) 2 (National Geographic Kids)
More exciting than a video game, this boredom-busting book is an explosion of information about sensational topics kids love: dessert, underwear, amusement parks, pirates, famous criminals, marsupials, Ancient Egypt, famous landmarks, you name it! The new 5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) 2...
Giant Book of Jokes, Riddles, and Brain Teasers (The Everything Kids')
Why did the chicken cross the road?Knock, knock. Who's there?What do you get when you...?As kids guess the answers, they're sure to get the giggles! With this book, little ones will look forward to sharing the jokes with parents, teachers, and siblings--and even coming up with some variations of ...
NIV Thinline Bible For Kids (Purple Leathersoft)
Measuring less than an inch thick, this Bible is so easy to take with you any place you go . . . school, church, wherever.Features include• Easy-to-read 9.4-point print size• Exclusive Zondervan NIV Comfort Print typeface• Less than one inch thick• Presentation page for gift giving• Words of Jesu...
Don't Read This Book Before Bed: Thrills, Chills, and Hauntingly True Stories (National Geographic Kids)
Love to tell scary stories around the camp fire? Like to solve mysteries? Brave enough to hear the truth about some pretty freaky phenomena? Then cuddle up with this spooky spine-tingler, filled with delightfully frightful true stories of real-life monsters, doomed domains, menacing mysteries, st...
Boys Bible (NIV)
Grow into the young man God wants you to be. Dig deep into God's Word and learn amazing new facts, discover inspiring people and stories, and uncover all kinds of stuff that you never ever imagined was in the Bible. Helpful, fun, and often downright astonishing, the NIV Boys Bible features unique...
How to Speak Cat: A Guide to Decoding Cat Language
Newman, Aline Alexander
We know cats are beautiful, secretive, and independent ... but even the most loyal cat owners are often baffled by their own pet's behavior. With veterinarian expert Dr. Gary Weitzman as guide, this fun book helps kids understand what cats are trying to communicate by their body language and beha...
Who Is Malala Yousafzai? (Who Was...?)
Malala Yousafzai was a girl who loved to learn but was told that girls would no longer be allowed to go to school. She wrote a blog that called attention to what was happening in her beautiful corner of Pakistan and realized that words can bring about change. She has continued to speak out for th...
Who Was Steve Jobs?
Examines the life and accomplishments of computer industry pioneer Steve Jobs, a founder of Apple Computer, Inc.
Who Was Theodore Roosevelt?
He was only 42 years old when he was sworn in as President of the United States in 1901, making TR the youngest president ever. But did you know that he was also the first sitting president to win the Nobel Peace Prize? The first to ride in a car? The first to fly in an airplane? Theodore R...
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