How many bones do I have in my body? What does my heart do? And why do we breathe? This fact-filled book answers 100 questions about the human body and has more than 70 engaging lift-flaps to open.
Who lives in the barn? How do seeds grow? And where do eggs come from? This fact-filled book answers 100 questions about farms and has more than 70 engaging lift-flaps to open.
At age fourteen, Hillary Clinton thought it would be thrilling to become an astronaut, so she sent an application to NASA. The reply was a flat out rejection: the space program didn’t take women. It was a critical moment for the young girl, one that made her realize the world she lived in needed changing and that she had better try to make those changes happen. Clinton’s life has been a thrilling series of firsts—First Lady of the US, then first First Lady to become a US Senator, Secretary of State, and the first woman to run as the Democratic candidate for President. This easy-to- read biography charts her life all the way through her historic run for the White House.
Just in time for the 2016 Olympics, get to know the US Women’s Soccer team! Filled with amazing photos!
A Child’s Introduction to Natural History introduces kids to the fascinating wonders of our natural world. The book delves into a vast array of topics, such as geology, fossils and dinosaurs, how animals move and fly, evolution, biomes, and more—with eye-catching photos and charming illustrations. Sidebars throughout offer biographies of naturalists, as well as fun, hands-on projects.
A Child’s Introduction to Art introduces kids to the art world’s most famous painters, styles, and periods, all brought to life through full-color photographs of 40 masterpieces, as well as charming illustrations. Includes do-it-yourself art projects throughout!
Amazon Best Non-Fiction of 2014
Silver Medal Parent’s Choice Award
“This is terrific for browsing, thinking, dreaming and art-making.”—Kirkus
Packed with action, adventure, tragedy, and triumph, A Child’s Introduction to Greek Mythology explores all the fantastic and memorable classic Greek myths. Sidebars feature word definitions and fun facts, as well as games and projects. Includes a Gods and Goddesses Family Tree Poster!
“This is one of the best books I have seen for children about the Greek myths. I teach third graders and can’t wait to share this book with them.” – Teacher on Amazon.com
A Child’s Introduction to the World explores the countries, terrains, and cultures of our fascinating planet. Sidebars throughout offer biographies of explorers, fun facts, and projects kids can do with parents or on their own. Includes a pop-up paper globe and reusable stickers!
Gold-Medal Winner of the Moonbeam Children’s Book Award for Non-Fiction
From the giant tractors on a farm to the ride-on mowers down the block, Big Book of Tractors uses close-up photographs to show what makes tractors go and how they use amazing attachments to plow, plant, and harvest their way across the fields.
In this charming series for newly independent readers, a delightful owl duo solve simple whoo-dunit mysteries. Wallace and Grace meet a rabbit who is sure he saw a ghost! But the clues lead them in a different direction. Something is spooking the garden . . . can Wallace and Grace solve this case?
In this adventure, Monty the chipmunk’s cupcake is stolen, and he thinks Sal the groundhog took it. If Wallace and Grace want to prove that Sal is the cupcake thief, they will need to look for clues and talk to witnesses. But what happens when the clues lead them to a cupcake thief they never expected?
A prank at Ever After High went royally wrong and turned the school into a spelltacular mess. When I tried to help, I ended up making everything worse! Now Headmaster Grimm thinks I was in on it with Kitty Cheshire, Lizzie Hearts, and Faybelle Thorn, and we’re all on castle clean up duty!
As punishment for the prank, the most enchanting dance of the year has been canceled, and fables are spreading that it’s all my fault. But maybe I can still save the day-and the dance-if we fix up the school in time! Let’s just hope we can finally see crown to crown…
Charm you later,
I’m so hexcited for spring break! It’s royally disappointing that Dad has to cut our time together short, but it’s royally cool that I get to spend the break with my best friends forever after, Madeline Hatter and Cerise Hood! I just hope I can shake this fairy, fairy weird feeling I’ve been having. It’s almost as if my mom, the Evil Queen, put a curse on me! But she’s in mirror prison, so that’s impossible….Right? Maybe I’m just losing my crown!
Charm you later,
Sasha has always felt a little bit different from the other horses in her home of Verdant Valley. One day during class, the white patch on Sasha’s back gives her an itching feeling that makes her want to soar, and she leaps over a big rock. When she lands, she realizes that her patch is sparkling! But what does it mean? Find out in the first book of this magical new series!
Sasha has finally discovered what makes her different from her friends and family—she can fly! Determined to find other flying horses like her, Sasha sets out on a magical journey beyond the trees that line her valley, with the help of her teacher, Caleb, and her better-than-best friend, Wyatt.
Meet the amazing Stardust Friends — Marlo, Bella, Carly, and Allie! They all live and work at the Stardust Circus. Marlo, the new girl, is eager to make friends. The other girls welcome her and she tries everything to fit in — trapeze, tightrope walking, juggling, and even dog training — all with hilarious results. Marlo wants to shine in the spotlight, but what will her special talent be? With black-and-white illustrations throughout, this glittery series is full of sparkle and friendship!
The circus is going to Hollywood!
The Stardust Girls–Marlo, Bella, Carly, and Allie–are all abuzz! A film crew from Hollywood is doing a piece on the circus. Allie loves being in the circus, but she’d love to be a Hollywood star, too! She tries to impress the film crew by becoming the star of the show. But in the circus, everyone works together as a team. And Marlo, Bella, and Carly don’t like how Allie is hogging the spotlight. Will Allie get her big Hollywood break?
With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina.
Molly Larsen can’t believe this is happening. She had an awesome life in Arizona—a great best friend, a prime spot on her gymnastics squad, and a built-in pool in her backyard. But now she and her family are moving—to New Jersey! Luckily, her best friend, Eden, has a plan: Molly is going to rule her new school by becoming friends with Roseann Bleeker, the most superpopular girl in class!
Soon Molly sees that impressing Roseann is tougher than she’d expected. Just about the only person in the Garden State who seems to “get” Molly is her neighbor Shrimp. But Shrimp is as far from popular as anyone can be. Is Molly doomed to a friendless life on the East Coast? Or can she find her place?
In THE ALLEGRA BISCOTTI COLLECTION, Emma Rose’s fabulous designs catch the eye of a big fashion editor, and her alias, Allegra Biscotti, is born. Now Emma must produce a fashion show–complete with models, makeup, and music! New York City is Emma’s inspiration board as she creates exciting looks on a tight budget and tighter deadline, while her new romance with Jackson threatens to implode. Awesome fashion illustrations and juicy, detailed descriptions of Emma’s artistic visions fill the pages of this fast-paced novel.
When did the dinosaurs live? How did they hunt? And why is the T-Rex the scariest dinosaur? This fact-filled book answers 100 questions about dinosaurs and has more than 70 engaging lift-flaps to open.
Which animals live in the jungle? What noises will you hear? And how do the plants grow? This fact-filled book answers 100 questions about jungles and has more than 70 engaging lift-flaps to open.