Two dozen books that will help explain the world to younger readers, from maps to math, ballet to basketball, and lots in between...
An updated edition of the comprehensive dictionary created with kids in mind, featuring more than 500 new or revised entries and learning tools.$19.99ISBN: 9781338185034Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Scholastic Nonfiction - September 26th, 2017Looking at the periodic table can be a bit daunting... how can you possibly remember what 118 different elements do? The Periodic Table takes a new approach to this important science topic by offering a fully visual guide to the elements.$19.99ISBN: 9780744020298Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: DK Children - September 1st, 2020
Discover the mind-blowing high-tech inventions of the future! Incredible images reveal the secret inner workings of everything from drones and supercomputers to underwater hotels and flying cars.$19.95ISBN: 9781615196258Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 DaysPublished: The Experiment - November 5th, 2019
A singular atlas of 100 infographic maps from thought-provoking to flat-out fun
Publisher's note: Brilliant Maps for Curious Minds was published in the UK under the title Brilliant Maps.
Which countries don’t have rivers? Which ones have North Korean embassies? Who drives on the “wrong” side of the road?$19.99ISBN: 9780762495474Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - September 17th, 2019This interactive, bestselling introduction to the world of classical music -- from music history and key composers to instruments and arrangements -- now includes a removable poster and access to downloadable music so elementary-age children (and their parents) can listen as they learn.$7.99ISBN: 9781524770945Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 DaysPublished: Yearling - February 5th, 2019
From Gold Star father and beloved Democratic National Convention speaker Khizr Khan comes a book for young people about the Constitution—what it says and why it matters for everyone.
$24.99ISBN: 9781426334535Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: National Geographic Kids - October 29th, 2019$17.99ISBN: 9781465490636Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: DK Children - March 17th, 2020
Have you ever wondered what your street was like thousands of years ago? This illustrated history book for children takes you on a 12,000-year journey to find out the story of a single street.$17.99ISBN: 9780451480903Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - July 2nd, 2019
Children's Choice Award winner Bethany Barton applies her signature humor to the scariest subject of all: math!$12.99ISBN: 9781631598111Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Quarry Books - September 3rd, 2019$16.95ISBN: 9781523504374Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 1st, 2020
Geometry? No problem!
This Big Fat Notebook covers everything you need to know during a year of high school geometry class, breaking down one big bad subject into accessible units.$19.99ISBN: 9781465474513Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: DK Children - January 8th, 2019
The ultimate book of knowledge that every child needs! Ideal for little ones with lots of big questions about the world we live in.
What is photosynthesis? How do the muscles in our bodies work? How do meteorites and asteroids form? Open the pages of this illustrated encyclopedia and discover the answers to all your questions.$19.99ISBN: 9781541529007Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Millbrook Press (Tm) - September 3rd, 2019
There is more than one way for animals to prepare for winter. Some, such as mice, foxes, and moose, simply tolerate the cold. Of course black bears hibernate, but chipmunks, wood frogs, and garter snakes do too.$5.99ISBN: 9781524792565Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Penguin Workshop - July 16th, 2019
If you've never known what a wildebeest is, you'll find out now in this latest Where? Is title about the Serengeti.$5.99ISBN: 9780448488660Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 DaysPublished: Penguin Workshop - October 18th, 2016
Discover more about the comedy team that perfected the art of the pie fight!$5.99ISBN: 9780448484075Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Penguin Workshop - April 21st, 2015
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 and the Third Reich.$7.95ISBN: 9781559715997Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Cooper Square Pub - November 1st, 1996
This fascinating series turns ordinary walks into adventures. Children learn to identify a variety of different plant, animal and insect species.
-- Helps children identify different species.
-- Includes scrapbook pages, for notes or drawings.
-- Features detailed true-to-life illustrations.$13.99ISBN: 9781861478603Availability: Special Order (email to check availability)Published: Armadillo Music - November 6th, 2018
The Vikings were warlike adventurers with a strong sense of justice, and the high drama of their myths and legends, retold through the centuries, are still as vivid and enduring today. The stories are full of excitement and encompass both broad comedy and heart-rending tragedy.$9.95ISBN: 9781619307773Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 DaysPublished: Nomad Press (VT) - September 10th, 2019
A full-color picture book biography about Mary Jackson, who became the first female African American engineer at NASA--includes several STEM activities for some real-world learning connections$11.95ISBN: 9780393356502Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 DaysPublished: Norton Young Readers - February 5th, 2019
Neil deGrasse Tyson’s #1 New York Times best-selling guide to the cosmos, adapted for young readers.$9.99ISBN: 9780358238393Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 2020Sibert Honor winner Sy Montgomery explores how tiny fish living in the Amazon river, called piabas, can help preserve not only the rainforest and its often misunderstood inhabitants, but the fate of our entire environment.$7.99ISBN: 9780753474457Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: Kingfisher - August 21st, 2018
Featuring first words, numbers, colors, and shapes, alongside a clear, colorful layout and bold images, this introduction to Spanish helps young children learn basic vocabulary.$6.99ISBN: 9781328453631Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019From an Idea to Nike is a fully-illustrated look into how Nike stepped up its sneaker game to become the most popular athletic brand in the world. Humorous black & white illustrations throughout.
Ever wonder how Nike became the athletics empire it is today?$18.99ISBN: 9781465491510Availability: On Our Shelves Now (email to confirm availability)Published: DK Children - May 5th, 2020
A complete and comprehensive children's book about sports that combines facts and figures with the inspiring stories of sporting legends and icons.$24.99ISBN: 9781631597671Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 DaysPublished: Quarry Books - February 11th, 2020