From tiny rats and bats to giant elephants and blue whales, our planet is home to an incredible variety of mammals.
From marvelous galleries of the Big Dipper, Little Dipper and other constellations to in-depth looks at Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune and to the moons of Jupiter, comets, and galaxies — not to mention entries on rockets and spacecraft — Pocket Genius: Space opens up the vast and mysterious expanse of space. What is a nebula?
Pocket Genius: Dinosaurs profiles more than 140 prehistoric animals and features fossils, skeletons, anatomy, and history as well as species including dinosaurs on land, winged pterosaurs in the sky, and a range of sea monsters in the ocean.
The latest installment of the New York Times best-selling almanac features brand-new amazing animal stories, explorer profiles, and outrageous attractions that kids know and love, plus more of the incredible inventions, awesome games, and fresh challenges for curious kids who want to learn all about the world and everything that's in it!$7.99ISBN: 9780064462266Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: HarperCollins - December 23rd, 2008
"This wonderful book should be a first choice for all collections and is strongly recommended as a springboard for discussions about differences.” —School Library Journal (starred review)$7.99ISBN: 9780593373385Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 30th, 2020
Help make our new reality a little less scary for kids with this joyful tribute to all the helpers of today. Perfect for parents, caregivers, and teachers looking to model appreciation and thankfulness.$7.99ISBN: 9780590446983Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Scholastic Paperbacks - September 1st, 2001To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Scholastic is re-releasing the ten original Magic School Bus titles in paperback. With updated scientific information, the bestselling science series ever is back!$14.95ISBN: 9780761180104Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Workman Publishing Company - October 30th, 2018From Sean Connolly, the master of messy and dangerous (and therefore extra-fun) science, a collection of more than 20 hands-on experiments that are like an interactive journey through the periodic table of elements.
In this introduction to chemistry for STEM-curious kids ages 9 and up, each chapter of The Book of Ingeniously Daring Chemistry focuses on a single$7.99ISBN: 9781580892988Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Charlesbridge - May 7th, 2019
A cool idea with a big splash
You know the Super Soaker. It’s one of top twenty toys of all time. And it was invented entirely by accident. Trying to create a new cooling system for refrigerators and air conditioners, impressive inventor Lonnie Johnson instead created the mechanics for the iconic toy.
$14.95ISBN: 9780761163749Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Workman Publishing Company - March 14th, 2012Math rocks! At least it does in the gifted hands of Sean Connolly, who blends middle school math with fantasy to create an exciting adventure in problem-solving.$9.99ISBN: 9781524738228Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Puffin Books - April 30th, 2019
From world-renowned autism spokesperson, scientist, and inventor Temple Grandin -- a book of personal stories, inventions, and facts that will blow young inventors' minds and make them soar.$9.99ISBN: 9781782406099Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ivy Kids - May 10th, 2018
30 breakthrough theories for junior geniuses explained in half a minute
In this perfect book for smartypants and eggheads everywhere, great science ideas from ancient Greece to the present day are clearly outlined and explained. Ideas about motion, gravity, DNA, nuclear energy, antimatter and more are concisely covered across 30 key topics.$28.95ISBN: 9781913484002Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Guinness World Records - October 6th, 2020
All aboard Guinness World Records 2021 for a life-changing journey of discovery!$8.99ISBN: 9780062292605Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Balzer + Bray - September 15th, 2020
The inspiring true story of Reckless, the brave little horse who became a Marine. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 4 to 6. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children.$15.95ISBN: 9781682971956Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: QEB Publishing - September 21st, 2017Known for their vicious raids, love of treasure, and fierce warriors: the vikings were the most feared invaders of the Medieval period.$17.99ISBN: 9781524773274Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Make Me a World - April 7th, 2020
From Ashima Shiraishi, one of the world's youngest and most skilled climbers, comes a true story of strength and perseverance--in rock climbing and in life.$14.99ISBN: 9781786032294Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - July 31st, 2018In this book from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Anne Frank, the writer whose diary captured the hearts of the public.
Anne Frank was born in Germany to a loving family. But when World War II broke out, Anne and her family had to hide in a secret annex in Amsterdam.$16.99ISBN: 9781786036421Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Wide Eyed Editions - September 3rd, 2019$21.99ISBN: 9781547601592Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Bloomsbury Children's Books - February 11th, 2020
In the late morning of May 29, 1953, the sun was shining brightly and a gentle breeze was blowing on the highest elevation of the world--and two men were there to witness it for the first time ever. Their names were Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, and they had ascended Everest.$18.99ISBN: 9781484747179Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - February 11th, 2020Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a trailblazer. A fighter. And a public servant who has dedicated her life to the pursuit of equality.$12.00ISBN: 9780878425976Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Mountain Press - January 15th, 2013
We think of them as ordinary objects, but rocks can do
amazing things: there are rocks that glow and rocks that
travel through space, rocks that float and rocks that burn.
These are only some of the surprises in Weird Rocks, a musthave
guide for young rock hounds. Author Michele Corriel
introduces readers to sixteen unusual rocks and explains$19.99ISBN: 9781788683081Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Lonely Planet - October 1st, 2019
Curious reader- open your mystical map and get ready to travel through time with these 21 extraordinary stories of daring and deceit, reward and punishment. Meet gods, goddesses, serpents, talking fish and clever spiders. Cavort with sea nymphs, mystical women, terrifying beasts and volcano people as you discover different tales of how the world began.$5.99ISBN: 9781328850966Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - July 16th, 2019Caldecott Honor winner Steve Jenkins introduces By the Numbers infographic readers, chock full of incredible infographs and stunning, full color cut-paper illustrations.$5.99ISBN: 9781328841957Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017Trickiest! introduces readers to some of the slyest animals on the planet, and the award-winning author and illustrator Steve Jenkins is here to show you what earned them their reputation.
Steve's Extreme Animals reader series explores nature's truly superlative animals with the help of illustrations, infographics, facts, and figures while detailing$3.99ISBN: 9780545301732Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Scholastic Inc. - June 28th, 2016This nonfiction Reader compares and contrasts two fearsome sea creatures. Kids learn about a whale and a giant squid's anatomy, behavior, and more. Book is packed with photos, charts, illustrations, and amazing facts.$3.99ISBN: 9780545175722Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Scholastic Inc. - December 29th, 2015This nonfiction reader compares and contrasts two ferocious bear species. Kids learn about the bears' anatomies, behaviors, and more. This book is packed with photos, charts, illustrations, and amazing facts.$4.99ISBN: 9781426334986Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: National Geographic Kids - September 3rd, 2019$4.99ISBN: 9780062432254Availability: BackorderedPublished: HarperCollins - November 5th, 2019
Explore the lives of bison with Ranger Rick in this beginning reader with full-color photos of bison in the wild!
What if you wished you were a bison and then you became one? Could you talk like a bison, with grunts and snorts? Could you eat like a bison, chomping lots and lots of grass? And would you want to? Find out!$18.99ISBN: 9780316453691Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020The #1 New York Times bestseller and a USAToday bestseller!A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America
This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.
A book about race.$9.99ISBN: 9781338535563Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Scholastic Inc. - October 15th, 2019Who Would Win? is back with another exciting bind-up featuring five more books in this action-packed animal series!$15.95ISBN: 9781523504947Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Workman Publishing Company - September 17th, 2019
Here comes the future!$11.99ISBN: 9781101966341Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Del Rey - May 22nd, 2018
The official Minecraft: Guide to Enchantments & Potions will teach you how to enchant your equipment with useful effects and brew all manner of potions to protect yourself from harm.
The world of Minecraft is perilous: Danger lurks around every corner, and you’ll need powerful tools and equipment if you want to survive.
$14.95ISBN: 9781635860986Availability: BackorderedPublished: Storey Publishing, LLC - March 17th, 2020
This fun and informative book gives young dog lovers the canine know-how they need to make having a dog a positive experience for all — pup, kids, and parents alike!
A Kid’s Guide to Dogs delivers the basics of caring for and training a dog to develop good canine habits with humor and creativity.$17.95ISBN: 9781615196937Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: The Experiment - November 3rd, 2020
Make way for the world’s weirdest, most wonderful creatures!
Publisher’s Note: A Curious Collection of Peculiar Creatures was previously published in Australia as The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals.
What’s your favorite animal—a majestic lion, a graceful horse?$7.99ISBN: 9780763617301Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Candlewick - April 1st, 2002
Discover the mysterious, magnificent octopus!$7.99ISBN: 9780763641498Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Candlewick - September 23rd, 2008
Follow the path of the awe-inspiring polar bear as it strives to survive in an age-old Arctic habitat threatened by global warming.$12.99ISBN: 9780762470785Availability: On Our Shelves as of 9am TodayPublished: Black Dog & Leventhal - October 20th, 2020A fun, fascinating, and amazingly photographic exploration of the periodic table, for curious kids who want to understand how atoms and elements make up everything in the universe.