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Product Description: In Beastly Brains, Castaldo delves into the minds of animals and explores animal empathy, communication, tool use, and social societies through interviews and historical anecdotes. Researchers from Charles Darwin to Jane Goodall have spent years analyzing the minds of animals, and today’s science is revolutionizing old theories and uncovering surprising similarities to our own minds...read more

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9780544633353 | Harcourt Childrens Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In Beastly Brains, Castaldo delves into the minds of animals and explores animal empathy, communication, tool use, and social societies through interviews and historical anecdotes.

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Product Description: How does a 3D printer work? What stops a skyscraper from falling over? Where does a smart phone store information? Welcome to the world of engineering! Discover how the familiar machines and buildings in today's world are constructed, and how they function...read more

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9780753473108 | Kingfisher, January 10, 2017, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: How does a 3D printer work?

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9780753473115 | Reprint edition (Kingfisher, January 10, 2017), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: How does a 3D printer work?

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Product Description: This exciting new series takes a cross- curricular approach to the engaging and high interest topic of toys. The titles explore the different materials of toys, how they work, their diversity around the world and their history through easy to read text and full color images.

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9781910512876 | Book Life, December 1, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This exciting new series takes a cross- curricular approach to the engaging and high interest topic of toys.

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9781910512906 | Book Life, December 1, 2016, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: These inventions changed the world - learn all about them in just 30 seconds!From the first flushing toilet to futuristic robots, Inventions in 30 Seconds explains how key inventions revolutionized the world. Delivered in an energetic, informative style, children will gain a better understanding of how everyday life has been shaped by great inventions...read more

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9781633221864 | Walter Foster Pub, December 1, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: These inventions changed the world - learn all about them in just 30 seconds!

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Product Description: Ever wanted to take apart the microwave to see how it works? Crack open your computer and peek inside? Intrigued by how things work? So are we! That's why we're dissecting all kinds of things from rubber erasers to tractor beams! Read along as National Geographic Kids unplugs, unravels, and reveals how things do what they do...read more

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9781426325557 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, October 25, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Ever wanted to take apart the microwave to see how it works?

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9781426325564 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, October 25, 2016, cover price $29.90 | About this edition: Ever wanted to take apart the microwave to see how it works?

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Product Description: Do you know how many things in your daily life were invented by accident?   SANDWICHES came about when an English earl was too busy gambling to eat his meal and needed to keep one hand free. POTATO CHIPS were first cooked by a chef who was furious when a customer complained that his fried potatoes weren’t thin enough...read more

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9780399552021 | Delacorte Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Do you know how many things in your daily life were invented by accident?
9780385262460 | Doubleday, June 1, 1991, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Presents the stories behind forty things that were invented or named by accident, including aspirin, X-rays, frisbees, silly putty, and velcro

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Product Description: Discover the amazing world that lies just beneath the surface!Hundreds of fascinating facts are waiting to be unearthed in this latest book from Aleksandra Mizielinska and Daniel Mizielinski, the creative duo behind the best-selling Maps...read more

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9780763689223 | Big Picture Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Discover the amazing world that lies just beneath the surface!

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Product Description: A New York Times Bestseller Explainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The New Way Things Work to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives. Famously packed with information on the inner workings of everything from windmills to Wi-Fi, this extraordinary and humorous book both guides readers through the fundamental principles of machines, and shows how the developments of the past are building the world of tomorrow...read more

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9780544824386 | Harcourt Childrens Books, October 4, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestseller Explainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The New Way Things Work to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives.

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Product Description: A brand-new Guinness World Records book for kids!This Guinness World Records title is all about marvelous buildings, vehicles, machinery, and the people who dared to dream big by building them. Man-Made Marvels! showcases the most awe-inspiring constructions, including the steepest roller coaster, the tallest motorcycle, the smallest computer mouse, and more...read more

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9780062341808 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 27, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: A brand-new Guinness World Records book for kids!

By Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (corporate author)

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9781465453914 | Pop brdbk edition (Dk Pub, September 20, 2016), cover price $14.99

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Product Description: Become an expert on your favorite sports, treats, magic tricks, and more in this fact-tastic boxed set of six nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read books that are part of a series about the science of fun stuff!Full of engaging science and quirky facts, this incredible Science of Fun Stuff collection will teach Level 3 readers everything they want to know about the behind-the-scenes physics, chemistry, and technology of baseball, amusement parks, magic, snow, candy, and airplanes! A special section at the back of each book includes Common Core–vetted extras on subjects like history, social studies, geography, and math, and there’s even fun quizzes so readers can test themselves to see what they’ve learned! Learning science has never been so much fun! Included in this Science of Fun Stuff boxed set are The Innings and Outs of Baseball; The Thrills and Chills of Amusement Parks; Pulling Back the Curtain on Magic!; The Cool Story Behind Snow; The Sugary Secrets Behind Candy; and How Airplanes Get from Here…to There...read more

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9781481468688 | Box cmb edition (Simon Spotlight, September 13, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Become an expert on your favorite sports, treats, magic tricks, and more in this fact-tastic boxed set of six nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read books that are part of a series about the science of fun stuff!

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Product Description: Did you know there are about 11 billion dollar bills circulating around the world? Or that each one lasts only about six years? Those are just some of the fascinating tidbits kids will discover in 10 Fascinating Facts About Dollar Bills.

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9780531229408 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Did you know there are about 11 billion dollar bills circulating around the world?

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9780531228159 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Provides facts about the American dollar bill, describes what it is made of, and includes an activity.

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Product Description: Learn about home construction and teamwork as three unlikely friend work together to build a miniature house!How to Build a House continues to follow the adventures of the three unlikely friends--Eli, Phoebe, and Hank, as they take on their latest engineering adventure, building a house! Follow the trio as they learn about how a house is constructed, from the foundation to the rafters...read more
By Martin Sodomka (illustrator)

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9781633221413 | Walter Foster Pub, September 1, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Learn about home construction and teamwork as three unlikely friend work together to build a miniature house!

Product Description: The books in this series highlight everyday objects in a totally different wayby focusing on only the most fascinating facts about each one. From chewing gum to toys, Fact Finders offer interesting insight into some of the things we probably take for granted.

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9780531232491, titled "Rookie Star—fact Finder" | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $92.00 | About this edition: The books in this series highlight everyday objects in a totally different wayby focusing on only the most fascinating facts about each one.

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Product Description: Did you know that monkeys and apes have been known to chew gum from trees? Or that you can buy bacon- or pickle-flavored gum? Those are just some of the fascinating tidbits kids will discover in 10 Fascinating Facts About Chewing Gum.

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9780531229415 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Did you know that monkeys and apes have been known to chew gum from trees?

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9780531228166 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Provides facts about chewing gum, including its origin from trees, its numerous flavors, and its lack of expiration date.

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Product Description: Science Crackers is a great series for all budding scientists wanting to understand the world. With a back-to-basics approach to the core topics, these books investigate science in a clear and concise way. Simple, practical activities will help children understand how science is relevant to their everyday lives...read more

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9781609920395 | Qeb Pub Inc, September 1, 2011, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: This exciting new series will satisfy the most enquiring young scientific minds!

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9781682970256 | Qeb Pub Inc, September 1, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Science Crackers is a great series for all budding scientists wanting to understand the world.

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Product Description: Did you know that Lego makes more than 1,700 different bricks? Or that Silly Putty was the first toy to go to the Moon? Those are just some of the fascinating tidbits kids will discover in 10 Fascinating Facts About Toys.

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9780531229439 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Did you know that Lego makes more than 1,700 different bricks?

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9780531228180 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Provides facts about toys, including the number of careers that Barbie has had, the total number of people who have played Monopoly over the years, and how the Slinky was invented.

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Product Description: Did you know that sneakers have been around in one form or another since the mid-1800s? Or that the largest sneaker collection held 2,500 pairs? Those are just some of the fascinating tidbits kids will discover in 10 Fascinating Facts About Sneakers.

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9780531229422 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Did you know that sneakers have been around in one form or another since the mid-1800s?

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9780531228173 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Provides facts about sneakers, discussing their origin in the mid-1800s and their evolution into modern athletic shoes.

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This exciting new series will satisfy the most enquiring young scientific minds! With a backto- basics approach to the core topics, these books investigate science in a clear and concise way. Simple practical activities will help children understand how s

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9781609920388 | Qeb Pub Inc, September 1, 2011, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: This exciting new series will satisfy the most enquiring young scientific minds!

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9781682970263 | Qeb Pub Inc, September 1, 2016, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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9780531224892 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Can you imagine what your world and your life would be like if there was no glass?

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9780531224601 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 2016, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Can you imagine what your world and your life would be like if there was no glass?

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9780606387170 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2016, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Science Crackers is a great series for all budding scientists wanting to understand the world. With a back-to-basics approach to the core topics, these books investigate science in a clear and concise way. Simple, practical activities will help children understand how science is relevant to their everyday lives...read more

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9781609920371 | Qeb Pub Inc, September 1, 2011, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: This exciting new series satisfies the most enquiring young scientific minds!

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9781682970270 | Qeb Pub Inc, September 1, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Science Crackers is a great series for all budding scientists wanting to understand the world.

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Product Description: A must-have for readers of Smithsonian's No Way . . .Way! Road Trip and No Way . . .Way! Are You My Dinner?A stinky plant that smells like a corpse? A forklift suspended by sticky glue? Sneaky robbers dressed as cops? No way! But way! It's all true and all fun to read about in this snappy book of cool facts and photos from across the Smithsonian's vast collections...read more
By Luke Flowers (illustrator)

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9780448486901, titled "No Way… Way!: Stinky, Sticky, Sneaky Stuff" | Grosset & Dunlap, August 16, 2016, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A must-have for readers of Smithsonian's No Way .

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Product Description: Natural gas may heat our homes and help us cook, but rarely do people consider where it comes from, or even what its made of. Incredibly, this gaseous mix of mostly methane and ethane didnt become a major source of the worlds energy until the 1960s...read more

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9781482447187 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Natural gas may heat our homes and help us cook, but rarely do people consider where it comes from, or even what its made of.

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Product Description: This title examines Snapchat, the photo and video sharing website. Readers will learn about company history and development, how Snapchat operates, issues the company faces such as inappropriate content, and its impact on society...read more

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9781680781922 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title examines Snapchat, the photo and video sharing website.

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