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Product Description: Clinical depression is more than just feeling sad. But what is clinical depression? What are the symptoms? How is it treated? Learn about the most common forms of depressionincluding bipolar disorder, postpartum depression, and seasonal affective disorderand how they affect millions of people every year...read more

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9780766028012 | Enslow Pub Inc, June 1, 2008, cover price $33.27 | About this edition: Clinical depression is more than just feeling sad.

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Product Description: What is an eating disorder? What are the symptoms? How are eating disorders treated? Learn about the most common eating disordersanorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorderwhich affect as many as 70 million people worldwide...read more

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9780766028029 | Enslow Pub Inc, July 1, 2008, cover price $33.27 | About this edition: What is an eating disorder?

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Product Description: It took thousands of years for fossil fuels to form, but we may use them up within just a few centuries. Fortunately, there are other ways to generate energy using plentiful and renewable resources. Well-known science writers Alvin and Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn explain the many forms of energy - including electrical, magnetic, light, heat, sound, and nuclear - and how they can be converted to other forms...read more

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9780822586555 | Twenty First Century Books, August 8, 2008, cover price $31.99 | About this edition: It took thousands of years for fossil fuels to form, but we may use them up within just a few centuries.

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Product Description: What if you could find out whether you are carrying the genes for a deadly disease that could strike you in ten years? Would you want to know? The answer is hiding inside your genetic material, called DNA. Well-known science writers Alvin and Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn explain what DNA is, how heredity works, what happens when DNA is miscopied, and how scientists have been learning to read the DNA code...read more

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9780822586548 | Twenty First Century Books, October 1, 2008, cover price $31.99 | About this edition: What if you could find out whether you are carrying the genes for a deadly disease that could strike you in ten years?

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Product Description: When you are sitting still in a chair, what forces are at work? What happens if you tilt the chair on its back legs, or if ten people sit on your lap? How do the forces change? It is easy to see forces at work in a football game or at a theme park, but forces and motion happen in your daily life all the time without you even realizing it...read more

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9780822575146 | Twenty First Century Books, October 1, 2008, cover price $31.99 | About this edition: When you are sitting still in a chair, what forces are at work?

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Product Description: My Health explains the science behind common illnesses and injuries and also emphasizes the importance of maintaining personal health. The colorful, inviting series design features photos, medical illustrations, amusing cartoon art, tables, sidebars, and hands-on activities.

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9781442007383 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: My Health explains the science behind common illnesses and injuries and also emphasizes the importance of maintaining personal health.

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Product Description: In August 2005, Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast of the United States. With powerful wind gusts, many inches of rain, and a deadly storm surge, the massive hurricane flooded large swaths of New Orleans. In HURRICANES: THE SCIENCE BEHIND KILLER STORMS the authors examine with step-by-step detail how these natural disasters develop, the scientific methods used to track and predict them, and the measures families should take to protect themselves...read more

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9780766029712 | Enslow Pub Inc, June 1, 2009, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: In August 2005, Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast of the United States.

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Product Description: About 1,000 tornadoes touch down in the United States every year. Severe weather scientists are studying these types of deadly storms to discover how more lives can be saved. TORNADOES: THE SCIENCE BEHIND TERRIBLE TWISTERS explains how tornadoes develop, describes the technology that help predict and track the storms, follows daring storm chasers and provides safety tips for surviving a terrible twister...read more

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9780766029767 | Enslow Pub Inc, June 1, 2009, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: About 1,000 tornadoes touch down in the United States every year.

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Product Description: What makes a rainstorm turn into a raging flood or a destructive mudslide? Learn what causes severe weather storms and the resulting floods and learn how we can prepare ourselves to be safe. FLOODS: THE SCIENCE BEHIND RAGING WATERS AND MUDSLIDES explores the causes behind these disasters and how scientists study them...read more

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9780766029743 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2009, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: What makes a rainstorm turn into a raging flood or a destructive mudslide?

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Product Description: Did you know that the average person farts about fourteen times per day? Why do you feel like you want to throw up after riding a roller coaster? The award-winning Silversteins explain all sorts of gross and yucky things that go on inside your body!

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9780766033184 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2010, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: Did you know that the average person farts about fourteen times per day?

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Product Description: Some animals do really yucky things. Did you know that there are lizards that squirt blood from their eyes? Did you think bedbugs were just part of a bedtime rhyme? Learn fun and yucky science facts from this veteran science-writing team...read more

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9780766033177 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2010, cover price $25.27 | also contains Dung Beetles, Slugs, Leeches, and More: The Yucky Animal Book | About this edition: Some animals do really yucky things.

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Product Description: Learn fun and yucky science facts about diseases of the past and present. Have you ever heard of “werewolf syndrome”? What about worms that can live in your stomach? The award-winning Silverstein writing trio brings their scientific knowledge and engaging writing skills to another great addition to the YUCKY SCIENCE series...read more

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9780766033146 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2010, cover price $25.27 | also contains Tapeworms, Foot Fungus, Lice, and More: The Yucky Disease Book | About this edition: Learn fun and yucky science facts about diseases of the past and present.

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Product Description: Hundreds of years ago, people used to just toss their trash right out their back doors. Modern people have invented lots of ways to keep things clean—but we still have to deal with pollution problems like smog, litter, and oil spills...read more

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9780766033139 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2010, cover price $25.27 | also contains Smog, Oil Spills, Sewage, and More: The Yucky Pollution Book | About this edition: Hundreds of years ago, people used to just toss their trash right out their back doors.

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Product Description: Would you work in a sewer? How about a hospital emergency room? There are many jobs people enjoy doing that you might think are yucky. Find out about jobs that get you dirty, like hot tar roofing, and jobs that aren’t for the faint of heart, like embalming...read more

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9780766033160 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2010, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: Would you work in a sewer?

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Product Description: Hundreds of years ago, people used to just toss their trash right out their back doors. Modern people have invented lots of ways to keep things clean—but we still have to deal with pollution problems like smog, litter, and oil spills...read more

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9780766033139 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2010, cover price $25.27 | also contains Smog, Oil Spills, Sewage, and More: The Yucky Pollution Book | About this edition: Hundreds of years ago, people used to just toss their trash right out their back doors.

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Product Description: Some animals do really yucky things. Did you know that there are lizards that squirt blood from their eyes? Did you think bedbugs were just part of a bedtime rhyme? Learn fun and yucky science facts from this veteran science-writing team...read more

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9780766033177 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2010, cover price $25.27 | also contains Dung Beetles, Slugs, Leeches, and More: The Yucky Animal Book | About this edition: Some animals do really yucky things.

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Product Description: Learn fun and yucky science facts about diseases of the past and present. Have you ever heard of “werewolf syndrome”? What about worms that can live in your stomach? The award-winning Silverstein writing trio brings their scientific knowledge and engaging writing skills to another great addition to the YUCKY SCIENCE series...read more

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9780766033146 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2010, cover price $25.27 | also contains Tapeworms, Foot Fungus, Lice, and More: The Yucky Disease Book | About this edition: Learn fun and yucky science facts about diseases of the past and present.

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Product Description: Lots of people have dogs and cats for pets, but have you ever considered owning an iguana? The award-winning Silversteins give readers the information they need to begin caring for their new pet! Learn the history, the science, and the care and keeping of iguanas.

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9780766036864 | Enslow Elementary, March 1, 2011, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: Lots of people have dogs and cats for pets, but have you ever considered owning an iguana?

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Product Description: You may think that potbellied pigs belong on farms, but would you consider letting one into your living room? Potbellied pigs are just one of the great far-out and unusual pets that you might want to add to your family. Authors Alvin and Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn give readers a fun and fact-filled view into the lives of these animals and what it takes to care for a potbellied pig...read more

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9780766036871, titled "Potbellied Pigs: Cool Pets!: Cool Pets!" | Enslow Elementary, March 1, 2011, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: You may think that potbellied pigs belong on farms, but would you consider letting one into your living room?

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Product Description: What kind of pets do your friends have? Cats? Dogs? Birds? But what about a hermit crab? These cool animals make great pets! Find out how to feed, care for, and play with these animals with this informative and entertaining book. Maybe you will be the first kid in your class to bring home a hermit crab...read more

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9780766036840 | Enslow Elementary, March 1, 2011, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: What kind of pets do your friends have?

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Product Description: What kind of pet is long, skinny, and furry? It’s also mischievous, playful, and smart? It’s a ferret! Ferrets make great pets. Find out how to feed, care for, and play with these unusual pets in this new title written by award-winning authors...read more

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9780766036833, titled "Ferrets: Cool Pets!: Cool Pets!" | Enslow Elementary, February 1, 2011, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: What kind of pet is long, skinny, and furry?

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