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Product Description: Dark clouds fill the sky and soon its raining! In this accessible and clear introduction, the water cycle, cloud formations, and various rain events are all part of a solid overview of rain and how it affects the world around us. Gibbonss bright watercolors and simple, descriptive text are perfect for explaining weather and climate to young readers...read more

Hardcover:

9781430121794 | Har/com edition (Live Oak Media, April 1, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Dark clouds fill the sky and soon its raining!

Paperback:

9781430121787 | Pck pap/co edition (Live Oak Media, April 1, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Dark clouds fill the sky and soon its raining!
9780823433032 | Holiday House, January 1, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Gail Gibbons puts her signature style to work as she looks at rain from a child's perspective: What is rain?

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Product Description: Why is there winter in the Southern Hemisphere at the same time there is summer in the Northern Hemisphere? Here is an explanation of how the position of Earth in relation to the sun causes seasons, and the wonders that come with each one of them...read more

Hardcover:

9781682621349 | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, February 16, 2016), cover price $38.99 | also contains The Reasons for Seasons, The Reasons for Seasons | About this edition: Why is there winter in the Southern Hemisphere at the same time there is summer in the Northern Hemisphere?

Paperback:

9781223074191 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, March 1, 1996), cover price $7.99 | also contains The Reasons for Seasons | About this edition: Why is there winter in the Southern Hemisphere at the same time there is summer in the Northern Hemisphere?

CD/Spoken Word:

9781682621370 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, February 16, 2016), cover price $14.99 | also contains The Reasons for Seasons, The Reasons for Seasons | About this edition: Why is there winter in the Southern Hemisphere at the same time there is summer in the Northern Hemisphere?

School and Library:

9780823411740 | Holiday House, March 1, 1995, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A simple description of how seasons are caused by the positions of the Earth and the Sun also discusses the delights of each of the seasons

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Product Description: Berries, apples, melons, and grapes; oranges, grapefruits, bananas -- yum! This scrumptious picture book, a companion to The Vegetables We Eat, offers youngsters an inviting, information-packed cornucopia of favorite fruits. Gail Gibbons combines a clear, simple text with her signature illustrations to present fruit facts galore: the parts of fruits, where and how they grow, harvesting, processing, where to buy them, and how to enjoy them as part of a healthy diet...read more

Paperback:

9780823435715 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, February 1, 2016), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Berries, apples, melons, and grapes; oranges, grapefruits, bananas -- yum!

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Retells the life of St. Patrick, including six of the legends about the Irish saint, and offers facts about how St. Patrick's Day is celebrated today

Paperback:

9780823411733 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, April 1, 1995), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Retells the life of St.

School and Library:

9780823411191 | Holiday House, March 1, 1994, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Retells the life of St.

Valentine's Day is candy hearts, flowers, and chocolate truffles. It is Valentine cards galore. Most of all, it is a time to share with family and friends, and a time to say 'I love you.'

Hardcover:

9781681418582, titled "Valentine's Day Is..." | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, March 30, 2016), cover price $38.99 | also contains Valentine's Day Is., Valentine's Day Is., Valentine's Day Is., Valentine's Day Is…

CD/Spoken Word:

9781681418629, titled "Valentine's Day Is..." | Dreamscape Media Llc, December 8, 2015, cover price $14.99 | also contains Valentine's Day Is., Valentine's Day Is., Valentine's Day Is., Valentine's Day Is… | About this edition: Valentine's Day is candy hearts, flowers, and chocolate truffles.

School and Library:

9780823418527, titled "Valentine's Day Is…" | Holiday House, January 31, 2006, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The history of the holiday and all its fun festivities are presented in this easy-to-read tale filled with Valentine cards, candy hearts, flowers, and full-color illustrations.

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Product Description: Did you know the moon is a satellite? In fact, the moon is the Earth's only natural satellite. In beautiful spacious visuals, children will learn about lunar phases, eclipses, lunar exploration and the moon's effect on the earth.

Hardcover:

9781682621271, titled "The Moon Book" | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, November 10, 2015), cover price $38.99 | About this edition: Did you know the moon is a satellite?

Paperback:

9780823413645, titled "The Moon Book" | Holiday House, March 1, 1998, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Identifies the moon as our only natural satellite, describes its movement and phases, and discusses how we have observed and explored it over the years.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781682621301, titled "The Moon Book" | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, November 10, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Did you know the moon is a satellite?

School and Library:

9780823412976, titled "The Moon Book" | Holiday House, March 1, 1997, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Identifies the moon as our only natural satellite, describes its movement and phases, and discusses how we have observed and explored it over the years.

Prebinding:

9780613128872, titled "The Moon Book" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: Facts about the moon, including eclipses and its different phases.

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Product Description: Christmas is many things to many people. It celebrates the birth of the Christ child. It is also Saint Nicholas and Santa Claus, angels, lights, Christmas trees, cards, carols, presents, and prayers. Christmas is... peace, love, and joy.

Paperback:

9780823417674, titled "Christmas Is..." | Reprint edition (Holiday House, September 1, 2002), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Demonstrates the many things that Christmas is to different people, including the birth of the Christ Child, Saint Nicholas, Santa Claus, Christmas trees, presents, and prayers.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781681418117, titled "Christmas Is..." | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, October 20, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Christmas is many things to many people.

School and Library:

9780823415823, titled "Christmas Is..." | Holiday House, September 1, 2001, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Demonstrates the many things that Christmas is to different people, including the birth of the Christ Child, Saint Nicholas, Santa Claus, Christmas trees, presents, and prayers.

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Product Description: Discover the origins and history of Halloween traditions and festivities from ancient times to the present day.
By Gail Gibbons and Qarie Marshall (narrator)

Hardcover:

9781681416557 | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, September 1, 2015), cover price $38.99 | About this edition: Discover the origins and history of Halloween traditions and festivities from ancient times to the present day.

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Product Description: Discover the origins and history of Halloween traditions and festivities from ancient times to the present day. Includes page turn track: 8 minutes.

Paperback:

9780823417971 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, May 1, 2003), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Describes the origins and history of Halloween traditions and festivities from ancient times to the present day.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781681416588 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, September 1, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Discover the origins and history of Halloween traditions and festivities from ancient times to the present day.

School and Library:

9780823417582, titled "Halloween Is" | Holiday House, August 1, 2002, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Describes the origins and history of Halloween traditions and festivities from ancient times to the present day.

Thanksgiving is turkey, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie. It is a holiday for remembering the Pilgrims and the Indians. Most of all, it is a time to share with family and friends, and a time to give thanks for many blessings.

Hardcover:

9781633791404 | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, October 7, 2014), cover price $38.99 | also contains Thanksgiving Is . . . | About this edition: Thanksgiving is turkey, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie.

Paperback:

9780823419791 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, July 1, 2005), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Introduces Thanksgiving feasts, Thanksgiving traditions, and the history of Thanksgiving.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781633791435 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, October 7, 2014), cover price $14.99 | also contains Thanksgiving Is . . .

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Product Description: Domestic chickens are an essential part of the agriculture and food production in America. Gibbons takes a look at how chicken eggs are developed for human consumption and at how fertilized eggs develop into embryos and finally into fuzzy little baby chicks...read more

Paperback:

9781430117230 | Pck pap/co edition (Live Oak Media, January 31, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Domestic chickens are an essential part of the agriculture and food production in America.

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Product Description: Ladybugs are a type of beetle. They live on six of the seven continents. There are believed to be about 5,000 different kinds of ladybugs around the world. Here are descriptions of their characteristics, their four stages of development from egg to adult, and how they live...read more

School and Library:

9780823423682 | Holiday House, February 20, 2012, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Ladybugs are a type of beetle.

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Product Description: All the wild gorillas live in Africa. They are peaceful and intelligent, and live in family groups called troops. Here are descriptions of the physical characteristics of these primates as well as information about how they live, including how they eat, raise their young, and adapt to their environment...read more

Paperback:

9780823424337 | Holiday House, December 19, 2011, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: All the wild gorillas live in Africa.

Product Description: Gibbons spotlights a favorite fruit in this comprehensive introduction, which includes identification of the basic parts of the apple, some historical scenes, and the apple's progress through the seasons. Instructions on how to plant and care for an apple tree, bake a pie, and make cider are an added bonus...read more

Hardcover:

9781430109983 | Pck har/co edition (Live Oak Media, October 30, 2011), cover price $29.95 | also contains Apples | About this edition: Gibbons spotlights a favorite fruit in this comprehensive introduction, which includes identification of the basic parts of the apple, some historical scenes, and the apple's progress through the seasons.

Paperback:

9781430109976 | Pck pap/co edition (Live Oak Media, October 30, 2011), cover price $19.95 | also contains Apples | About this edition: Gibbons spotlights a favorite fruit in this comprehensive introduction, which includes identification of the basic parts of the apple, some historical scenes, and the apple's progress through the seasons.
9781430109990 | Ppk pap/co edition (Live Oak Media, October 30, 2011), cover price $39.95 | also contains Apples | About this edition: Gibbons spotlights a favorite fruit in this comprehensive introduction, which includes identification of the basic parts of the apple, some historical scenes, and the apple's progress through the seasons.

School and Library:

9780823414970 | Holiday House, September 1, 2000, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Explains how apples were brought to America, how they grow, their traditional uses and cultural significance, and some of the varieties grown.

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Product Description: Alligators and crocodiles are the world's largest reptiles and the closest living relatives of dinosaurs. Here is information about their different physical characteristics, and how they live, mate, and raise their young. Crocodilians have been around for millions of years and are now endangered...read more

Paperback:

9780823423439 | Holiday House, January 3, 2011, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Alligators and crocodiles are the world's largest reptiles and the closest living relatives of dinosaurs.

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Product Description: Imagine a force that can toss boats around like toys, wash away bridges, and create waves as high as eighteen feet. With fierce winds and torrential rains, hurricanes can do all of these things. They can cause tremendous damage and even change the shape of a shoreline...read more

School and Library:

9780823422333 | Holiday House, October 1, 2009, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Imagine a force that can toss boats around like toys, wash away bridges, and create waves as high as eighteen feet.

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From simple garden snakes to those with deadly venom, this informative picture book offers beginning readers a look at the diverse characteristics of snakes through a review of how they kill their prey, give birth and tend to their young, and fight for their survival in their natural habitats.

School and Library:

9780823421220 | Holiday House, September 30, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From simple garden snakes to those with deadly venom, this informative picture book offers beginning readers a look at the diverse characteristics of snakes through a review of how they kill their prey, give birth and tend to their young, and fight for their survival in their natural habitats.

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Product Description: Elephants are the largest land animals alive today. Intelligent and social, they are amazing creatures. Using her signature combination of clear information and detailed illustrations, Gail Gibbons presents important facts about elephant behavior, habitats, diet, and more.
By Gail Gibbons (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780823421688 | Holiday House, September 15, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Elephants are the largest land animals alive today.

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Product Description: Tornadoes are funnel-shaped clouds that can cause massive destruction on the ground. Their winds can swirl faster than 260 miles per hour! Using her acclaimed combination of clear text and detailed illustrations, Gail Gibbons explains how tornadoes form, the scale used for classifying them, and what to do in case one should be in your area...read more

School and Library:

9780823422166 | Holiday House, March 15, 2009, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Tornadoes are funnel-shaped clouds that can cause massive destruction on the ground.

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Having been in existence since the time of dinosaurs, this comprehensive guide to coral reefs offers an informative tour of this active environment while examining its diverse residence, plant life, make-up, eating habits, and unique characteristics. 12,500 first printing.

School and Library:

9780823420803 | Holiday House, September 30, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A guide to coral reefs offers an informative tour of this active environment while examining its diverse residence, plant life, make-up, eating habits, and unique characteristics.

Describes different kinds of trees and how to identify them, and presents the many parts of a tree, both inside and out.

Miscellaneous:

9780316093125 | Little Brown & Co, November 29, 2009, cover price $9.99

School and Library:

9780316309035 | 1 edition (Little Brown & Co, April 1, 2002), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Describes different kinds of trees and how to identify them, and presents the many parts of a tree, both inside and out.

Provides an overview of life in ancient Egypt, describing the people, daily activities, beliefs and customs, and what has been learned from artifacts left behind.

Miscellaneous:

9780316092562 | Little Brown & Co, November 29, 2009, cover price $9.99

School and Library:

9780316309288 | Little Brown & Co, June 2, 2004, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Provides an overview of life in ancient Egypt, describing the people, daily activities, beliefs and customs, and what has been learned from artifacts left behind.

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Product Description: Perennial nonfiction favourite Gail Gibbons turns her spotlight on corn. Popcorn, corn on the cob, corn dogs, cornflakes--corn is used in many children's favorite foods. This book offers a cornucopia of information about the history of corn as well as details concerning planting, cultivation, harvesting, and its many uses...read more

Paperback:

9780823422456 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, July 1, 2009), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Perennial nonfiction favourite Gail Gibbons turns her spotlight on corn.
9780139467325, titled "Western World: 1600 To Present" | Prentice Hall, November 1, 1993, cover price $53.00 | also contains Western World: 1600 To Present | About this edition: This comprehensive yet streamlined narrative history of the Western world brings the stories of ordinary people as well as famous leaders and events to life.

School and Library:

9780823421695 | Holiday House, September 15, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Perennial nonfiction favourite Gail Gibbons turns her spotlight on corn.

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Product Description: A noted author-illustrator follows the inside workings of a weather station through a year of operation. Full-color illustrations.

Paperback:

9780689716836 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, March 1, 1993), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Describes forecasters at work in a weather station as they use sophisticated equipment to track and gauge the constant changes in the weather

School and Library:

9780027372502 | Atheneum, March 1, 1987, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Describes forecasters at work in a weather station as they use sophisticated equipment to track and gauge the constant changes in the weather

Reinforced:

9780606029742 | Demco Media, March 1, 1993, cover price $15.85 | About this edition: Describes forecasters at work in a weather station as they use sophisticated equipment to track and gauge the constant changes in the weather

Prebinding:

9781442005952 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A noted author-illustrator follows the inside workings of a weather station through a year of operation.
9780785705475 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Describes forecasters at work in a weather station as they use sophisticated equipment to track and gauge the constant changes in the weather

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