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Product Description: Life in Extreme Places introduces how plants and animals survive living in places as extreme as the bottom of an ocean, the edge of a cliff and the slopes of a mountain. Readers journey through some of Earth's harshest environments - from hot deserts to frozen polar lands - to explore the life that can be found there...read more

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9781474715768 | Gardners Books, April 7, 2016, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: Life in Extreme Places introduces how plants and animals survive living in places as extreme as the bottom of an ocean, the edge of a cliff and the slopes of a mountain.

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9781433987168 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2013, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: Readers will discover how plants and animals survive living in places as extreme as the bottom of an ocean, the edge of a cliff, and the slopes of a mountain.

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9781433987151 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2013, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Readers will discover how plants and animals survive living in places as extreme as the bottom of an ocean, the edge of a cliff, and the slopes of a mountain.

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Product Description: Plant Classification introduces the diversity of plant life on our planet. Fun facts about plants are presented alongside an introduction to basic science concepts, such as classifying living things. Algae, moss, and plants with flowers and cones - readers are introduced to a plethora of plants...read more

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9781474715775 | Gardners Books, April 7, 2016, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: Plant Classification introduces the diversity of plant life on our planet.

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9781433987205 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2013, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: There are thousands of different plants on Earth.

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9781433987199 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2013, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: There are thousands of different plants on Earth.

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Product Description: Food Webs introduces how all living things have a place in their habitat, from tiny pea plants to vultures that snack on carrion. Readers will learn the basics of food chain, including key terminology, and see nature in action in many places around the world through vivid photographs...read more

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9781474715744 | Gardners Books, April 7, 2016, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: Food Webs introduces how all living things have a place in their habitat, from tiny pea plants to vultures that snack on carrion.

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9781433987083 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2013, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: Whether a tiny pea plant or a vulture that snacks on carrion, all living things have a place in their habitats food web.

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9781433987076 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2013, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Whether a tiny pea plant or a vulture that snacks on carrion, all living things have a place in their habitats food web.

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Product Description: Horrible Jobs of the Industrial Revolution looks at some of the horrible jobs that some unfortunate people had to do in during the Industrial Revolution. Find out more about daily hazards for matchstick girls, navvies, chimneysweeps, and many others...read more

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9781474715621 | Gardners Books, February 11, 2016, cover price $22.90 | About this edition: Horrible Jobs of the Industrial Revolution looks at some of the horrible jobs that some unfortunate people had to do in during the Industrial Revolution.

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9781482403442 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $14.05 | About this edition: Horrible Jobs of the Industrial Revolution looks at some of the horrible jobs that some unfortunate people had to do in during the Industrial Revolution.

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9781482403435 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: The Industrial Revolution brought about great changes, but this was a time before many labor laws, and many children had to work from sunup to sundown.

Product Description: The oceans are one of Earth's unique habitats, but many plants and animals have made the oceans their home and are adapted to living there. They have to be tough to survive in a world where crashing waves, icy depths and fearsome predators are all challenges to survival...read more

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9781781212431 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: The oceans are one of Earth's unique habitats, but many plants and animals have made the oceans their home and are adapted to living there.

Product Description: With science, the world around us, and STEM principles all informing the value of this series, it brightly describes biomes with detailed photography with a strong concentration on the features that make them unique.Wow sidebars center are compare and contrast driven and Bio-Facts describe the interactions between humankind and the biomes...read more

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9781781212417 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: With science, the world around us, and STEM principles all informing the value of this series, it brightly describes biomes with detailed photography with a strong concentration on the features that make them unique.
9781448832804 | 1 edition (Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2011), cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Although the classic image of a desert is an extremely hot, dry environment with few plants surviving under a beating sun, not all deserts are like that.

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Product Description: With science, the world around us, and STEM principles all informing the value of this series, it brightly describes biomes with detailed photography with a strong concentration on the features that make them unique.Wow sidebars center are compare and contrast driven and Bio-Facts describe the interactions between humankind and the biomes...read more

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9781781212448 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: With science, the world around us, and STEM principles all informing the value of this series, it brightly describes biomes with detailed photography with a strong concentration on the features that make them unique.

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Product Description: With science, the world around us, and STEM principles all informing the value of this series, it brightly describes biomes with detailed photography with a strong concentration on the features that make them unique.Wow sidebars center are compare and contrast driven and Bio-Facts describe the interactions between humankind and the biomes...read more

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9781781212424 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: With science, the world around us, and STEM principles all informing the value of this series, it brightly describes biomes with detailed photography with a strong concentration on the features that make them unique.

Product Description: With science, the world around us, and STEM principles all informing the value of this series, it brightly describes biomes with detailed photography with a strong concentration on the features that make them unique.Wow sidebars center are compare and contrast driven and Bio-Facts describe the interactions between humankind and the biomes...read more

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9781781212462 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, January 1, 2016, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: With science, the world around us, and STEM principles all informing the value of this series, it brightly describes biomes with detailed photography with a strong concentration on the features that make them unique.

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Product Description: Flowering Plants is a comprehensive source of botanical information. More than 100 flowering plant families are profiled with authoritative text and featured in more than 700 beautiful artworks. An easily navigated reference, this book is ideal for gardeners, horticulturalists and anyone interested in botany...read more
By Leon Gray (editor)

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9780785833062 | Reprint edition (Chartwell Books, October 23, 2015), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Flowering Plants is a comprehensive source of botanical information.

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Product Description: Find out about different cars past, present and future. Explore recent manufacturing and engineering developments with environmentally friendly fuels and investigate their inner workings.DK Adventures is a nonfiction series for kids ages 8-11 featuring visually rich theme spreads, and fascinating facts that help kids build their skills in vocabulary, grammar, comprehension, and critical thinking while developing a love of reading...read more

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9781465429360 | Dk Pub, September 15, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Find out about different cars past, present and future.

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9781465429353 | Dk Pub, September 15, 2015, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: Some animals, including frogs and dragonflies, change their body to live in different environments. Others, such as chameleons, change color to blend into the background to hide from predators, Still more change their shape dramatically to attract a matefor example, the beautiful displays of birds of paradise...read more

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9781491469934 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Some animals, including frogs and dragonflies, change their body to live in different environments.

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9781491469835 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Some animals, including frogs and dragonflies, change their body to live in different environments.

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Product Description: Finding prey and detecting predators are life-or-death matters for animals. They use some technologically advanced systems including the senses were familiar withand others that are far more sensitive. The book explains how bats use echolocation to hunt on the wing, tells how sharks can smell tiny amounts of blood from hundreds of yards away, and how supersensitive hairs on a spiders body can pick up vibrations in the air...read more

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9781491469927 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Finding prey and detecting predators are life-or-death matters for animals.

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9781491469828 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Finding prey and detecting predators are life-or-death matters for animals.

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Product Description: Many types of animals use tools to find food, build a home, and defend themselves. Chimps use sticks to get grubs from small holes or honey from beehives. Sea otters crack open clams on rocks. Tailorbirds stitch their nests with spider silk, while bowerbirds collect bright objects to decorate their nests...read more

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9781491469941 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Many types of animals use tools to find food, build a home, and defend themselves.

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9781491469842 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Many types of animals use tools to find food, build a home, and defend themselves.

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Product Description: Sound, sight, and chemicals are all important as animals attempt to communicate warnings, information about food, to attract a mate, or sometimes just for pleasure. Whales communicate across hundreds of miles of ocean with ultrasound ‘songs...read more

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9781474702164 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $21.40

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9781491469910 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Sound, sight, and chemicals are all important as animals attempt to communicate warnings, information about food, to attract a mate, or sometimes just for pleasure.
9780440213451, titled "Valley of Decision: The Siege of Khe Sanh" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, January 1, 1993), cover price $6.50 | also contains Valley of Decision: The Siege of Khe Sanh | About this edition: The remote mountain plateau of Khe Sahn provided a base for U.
9780440213437, titled "The Last Days of John Lennon: A Personal Memoir" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, October 1, 1992), cover price $5.99 | also contains The Last Days of John Lennon: A Personal Memoir | About this edition: An account of the late Beatle's last days discusses Lennon's relationship with Yoko Ono, Yoko's heroin use and extramarital affairs, Lennon's virtual self-imprisonment in the Dakota, his battles with Yoko, and more.

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9781491469811 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Sound, sight, and chemicals are all important as animals attempt to communicate warnings, information about food, to attract a mate, or sometimes just for pleasure.

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Product Description: The Animal Scientists books combine ecology with simple scientific principles so young readers can see how animals have adapted to cope with their environment and how they relate to other animals. The series explores animals' use of science and engineering to overcome environmental challenges: escaping predators, making a shelter, finding food and a mate...read more

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9781474702201 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $102.80 | About this edition: The Animal Scientists books combine ecology with simple scientific principles so young readers can see how animals have adapted to cope with their environment and how they relate to other animals.

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Product Description: Many types of animals use tools to find food, build a home, and defend themselves. Chimps use sticks to get grubs from small holes or honey from beehives. Sea otters crack open clams on rocks. Tailorbirds 'stitch' their nests with spider silk, while bowerbirds collect bright objects to decorate their nests...read more

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9781474702195 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: Many types of animals use tools to find food, build a home, and defend themselves.

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9780440214120, titled "Dino: Living High in the Dirty Business of Dreams" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, August 1, 1993), cover price $6.99 | also contains Dino: Living High in the Dirty Business of Dreams | About this edition: A look at the life of Dean Martin describes his membership in a small-town gang in Ohio, his carousing with the 'Rat Pack,' his drinking, the women in his life, and his partnership with Jerry Lewis.
9780440214106, titled "Tight Lines" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, May 1, 1993), cover price $4.99 | also contains Tight Lines | About this edition: Hired by a dying New England blue blood, Brady Coyne must locate Mary Ellen Ames, who has run away and to whom the dying woman wishes to bequeath her considerable worldly possessions.

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Product Description: Some animals, including frogs and dragonflies, change their body to live in different environments. Others, such as chameleons, change color to blend into the background to hide from predators. Still more change their shape dramatically to attract a mate-for example, the beautiful displays of birds of paradise...read more

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9781474702188 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: Some animals, including frogs and dragonflies, change their body to live in different environments.

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9780440213888, titled "Echoes" | Dell Pub Co, February 1, 1997, cover price $6.99 | also contains Echoes | About this edition: "It was sometimes called the echo cave, and if you shouted your question loud enough in the right direction, you got an answer instead of an echo.
9780440213857, titled "Conspiracies, Cover-Ups and Crimes: From JFK to the CIA Terrorist Connection" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, November 1, 1992), cover price $4.99 | also contains Conspiracies, Cover-Ups and Crimes: From JFK to the CIA Terrorist Connection | About this edition: Presents evidence for dozens of conspiracies about government collusion with gangsters, Nazis, and secret societies; presidential drug dealing; and CIA involvement in the JFK assassination and the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103.

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Product Description: Finding prey and detecting predators are life-or-death matters for animals. They use some technologically advanced systems including the senses we're familiar with-and others that are far more sensitive. The book explains how bats use echolocation to hunt on the wing, tells how sharks can smell tiny amounts of blood from hundreds of yards away, and how supersensitive hairs on a spider's body can pick up vibrations in the air...read more

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9781474702171 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: Finding prey and detecting predators are life-or-death matters for animals.

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9780440213963, titled "Trapped at Pearl Harbor: Escape from Battleship Oklahoma" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, November 1, 1992), cover price $4.99 | also contains Trapped at Pearl Harbor: Escape from Battleship Oklahoma | About this edition: The author recalls being aboard the Oklahoma when it was torpedoed at Pearl Harbor, capsized, and sank, killing hundreds of sailors and trapping him in a gun turret for twenty-five hours, where he struggled to survive.
9780440214014, titled "The Soldier of Fortune Murders: A True Story of Obsessive Love and Murder-For Hire" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, November 1, 1992), cover price $4.99 | also contains The Soldier of Fortune Murders: A True Story of Obsessive Love and Murder-For Hire | About this edition: Relates the murder case and trial of a Vietnam veteran who advertised himself as a hit man in Soldier of Fortune magazine and became obsessed with a woman who hired him to murder her brother-in-law.

Animals build an incredible array of structures in which to sleep, raise young, or catch prey. Some structures involve excavating in subsoil or wood, others involve construction underwater, and some are fixed to trees. Polar bears dig out caves in the snow to protect themselves from the coldest weather. Spiders spin webs of incredibly strong silk to ensnare prey. Prairie dogs dig underground 'towns' that can house hundreds of families.

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9781474702157 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: Animals build an incredible array of structures in which to sleep, raise young, or catch prey.

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9781491469903 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $7.95
9780440213635, titled "Bad Guys" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, June 1, 1992), cover price $4.99 | also contains Bad Guys | About this edition: Detective Mike Tozzi kills a mob criminal, only to learn that an F.
9780440213710, titled "Chocolate Fever" | Dell Pub Co, June 1, 1992, cover price $1.99 | also contains Chocolate Fever | About this edition: The classic tale of the boy who loved chocolate is back in this new edition, now in paperback.

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9781491469804 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65

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Product Description: When taking a road trip today, some sort of GPS device is essential. It may be built into the cars dashboard, or perhaps its just an app on a smartphone. But GPS is used for more than just finding your way! Readers will be fascinated by its beginnings as a military system and its many modern uses, such as catching criminals, predicting earthquakes, and creating maps...read more

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9780750290647 | Gardners Books, February 26, 2015, cover price $21.90 | also contains How Does GPS Work? | About this edition: When taking a road trip today, some sort of GPS device is essential.

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Product Description: When taking a road trip today, some sort of GPS device is essential. It may be built into the cars dashboard, or perhaps its just an app on a smartphone. But GPS is used for more than just finding your way! Readers will be fascinated by its beginnings as a military system and its many modern uses, such as catching criminals, predicting earthquakes, and creating maps...read more

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9780750290647 | Gardners Books, February 26, 2015, cover price $21.90 | also contains How Does Gps Work? | About this edition: When taking a road trip today, some sort of GPS device is essential.

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9781482403947 | Gareth Stevens Classroom, January 1, 2014, cover price $14.05 | About this edition: Explores the history and development of the Global Positioning System, and discusses how it is used today to help catch criminals, predict natural disasters, and measure the impact of human activities on the environment.

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9781482403930 | Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library, January 1, 2014, cover price $31.95

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It seems simple: tap the screen of your smartphone to open an app, or swipe your finger across the screen to make the smartphone do something else. However, that touch screen has been years in the making and is a complex piece of what is now essential technology. Readers will find out how layers of glass, metal, and LEDs work together to make a touch screen work. Full-color images augment explanations of different kinds of touch screens. Readers will be captivated by the many uses touch screens have in the world today, from controlling machinery in a factory to helping surgeons perform medical procedures.

Hardcover:

9780750290791 | Gardners Books, January 8, 2015, cover price $21.30

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9781482403909 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $14.05 | About this edition: It seems simple: tap the screen of your smartphone to open an app, or swipe your finger across the screen to make the smartphone do something else.

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9781482403893 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $31.95

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