Atheneum Books for Young Readers My People

Langston Hughess spare yet eloquent tribue to his people has been cherished for generations. Now, acclaimed photographer Charles R. Smith Jr. interprets this beloved poem in vivid sepia photographs that capture the glory, the beauty, and th...e soul of being a black American today. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 1/6/2009 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Langston Hughes Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 10.19in length x 9.09in width x 0.6in height Weight: 13.59oz. Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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In paperback for the 2012 election, this sophisticated and playful look at U.S. presidents includes a new portrait of President Ob...ama. See America?s presidents as never before?made of objects! Using everything from blue jeans to boxing gloves, Hanoch Piven ?builds? the characters of eighteen of our nation?s leaders. Revealing anecdotes accompany the creative collages and lend insight to the charismatic personalities of prominent presidents from George Washington to Barack Obama, resulting in an irresistible resource that transcends party lines. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/24/2012 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Hanoch Piven Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 8.5in length x 0.2in width x 11in height Weight: 5.97 oz Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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A tale in haiku of one adorable dog. Lets find him a home . Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 6/26/2007 Pages: 40 ...Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Andrew Clements Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 8.6in length x 10.18in width x 0.41in height Weight: 13.59oz. Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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From summers flourishing flowers to autumns succulent fruits, everything begins with a tiny little seed. In this fascinating chron...icle, young readers will learn how seeds grow, and how they vary in shape, size, and dispersal patterns. From cherry pits to exploding pods, to sticktight seeds that cling to your shoes, acclaimed photographer and author Ken Robbins illuminates how wondrous nature springs up throughout the year before our very eyes. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 1/6/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Ken Robbins Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 8.18in length x 0.43in width x 10.43in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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From summers flourishing flowers to autumns succulent fruits, everything begins with a tiny little seed. In this fascinating chron...icle, young readers will learn how seeds grow, and how they vary in shape, size, and dispersal patterns. From cherry pits to exploding pods, to sticktight seeds that cling to your shoes, acclaimed photographer and author Ken Robbins illuminates how wondrous nature springs up throughout the year before our very eyes. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 1/6/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Ken Robbins Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 8.18in length x 0.43in width x 10.43in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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The mother of invention is right at your fingertips! Ten knuckles, two thumbs, two flat palms, and all those fingers?but our hands... can be so much more. They were once the first pair of earmuffs, a primitive sun visor, and a convenient set of chopsticks. The work done by hands centuries and centuries ago has paved the way for many of our favorite and most useful tools. The always clever Andrew Clements reminds us all that the mother of much invention is right at our fingertips. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/25/2010 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Andrew Clements Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 9.74in length x 9.22in width x 0.43in height Weight: 15.19oz. Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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Thus begins Coretta Scott King Award-winner Ashley Bryans collection of inspiring excerpts of poems by celebrated African American... poets. Beautifully illustrated with his own tempera and gouache paintings, Ashley Bryans unique alphabet book will delight readers of any age. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/1/2001 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Ashley Bryan Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 11.93in length x 7.67in width x 0.11in height Weight: 7.54oz. Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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Newbery Medalist Phyllis Reynolds Naylors one hundred and more books are true to life, funny, and, most of all, well written -- yo...ud think that she doesnt have to work at writing at all. But thats not true. How I Came to Be a Writer is the story of one authors beginnings -- successes and failures, reviews and rejection slips -- things that mark the stages of a writers life. Illustrated with photographs, and including samples of her earlier writing, this book will show you the inner workings of the writing process, from the spark of an idea to a books actual publication. This classic writers memoir has been revised and updated to include material on the writing of the Newbery-winning Shiloh and its two sequels. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/1/2001 Pages: 144 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Phyllis Reynolds Naylor Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 7.54in length x 5.17in width x 0.34in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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From summers flourishing flowers to autumns succulent fruits, everything begins with a tiny little seed. In this fascinating chron...icle, young readers will learn how seeds grow, and how they vary in shape, size, and dispersal patterns. From cherry pits to exploding pods, to sticktight seeds that cling to your shoes, acclaimed photographer and author Ken Robbins illuminates how wondrous nature springs up throughout the year before our very eyes. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 1/6/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Ken Robbins Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 8.18in length x 0.43in width x 10.43in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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Stephen E. Ambrose, one of the finest historians of our time, has written an extraordinary chronicle of World War II for young rea...ders. From Japanese warplanes soaring over Pearl Harbor, dropping devastation from the sky, to the against-all-odds Allied victory at Midway, to the Battle of the Bulge during one of the coldest winters in Europes modern history, to the tormenting decision to bomb Nagasaki and Hiroshima with atomic weapons, The Good Fight brings the most horrific -- and most heroic -- war in history to a new generation in a way thats never been done before. In addition to Ambroses accounts of major events during the war, personal anecdotes from the soldiers who were fighting on the battlefields, manning the planes, commanding the ships -- stories of human triumph and tragedy -- bring the war vividly to life. Highlighting Ambroses narrative are spectacular color and black-and-white photos, and key campaign and battlefield maps. Stephen E. Ambroses singular ability to take complex and multifaceted information and get right to its essence makes The Good Fight the book on World War II for kids. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2001 Pages: 96 Reading Level: Age 11 and Up Author: Stephen E. Ambrose Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 10in length x 0.6in width x 10in height Weight: 26.7 oz Read More

Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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Salem, Massachusetts, 1692. In a plain meetinghouse a woman stands before her judges. The accusers, girls and young women, are fer...vent and overexcited. The accused is a poor, unpopular woman who had her first child before she was married. As the trial proceeds the girls begin to wail, tear their clothing, and scream that the woman is hurting them. Some of them expose wounds to the horrified onlookers, holding out the pins that have stabbed them -- pins that appeared as if by magic. Are they acting or are they really tormented by an unseen evil? Whatever the cause, the nightmare has begun: The witch trials will eventually claim twenty-five lives, shatter the community, and forever shape the American social conscience. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/9/2005 Pages: 288 Reading Level: Age 12 and Up Author: Marc Aronson Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 8.25in length x 5.62in width x 0.8in height Weight: 9.12oz. Read More

Anatex
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Anatex Outer Space Pathfinder Wall Panel Travel out of this world with the Outer Space Pathfinder Wall Panel. It adds an unique de...corative element where ever it is placed. Mountable, this panel provides a great option for play areas that are short on space, or simply need brightening up. Kids will love moving the wooden figures around the panel throughout space. They will be able to go to the moon, and even see some aliens. This great wall panel also helps to enhance logical thinking, hand-eye coordination and visual tracking. Read More

Orchard Toys
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Collect and match your cupcakes in this fun, sharing game. See how many delicious cupcakes you can match and collect in this fun-f...illed game. Remember your manners, as other players offer to share their cupcakes with you. ? Imported- England Read More

Magination Press
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Kids can be afraid of lots of different things - the dark, spiders, dogs, clowns, monsters. This book outlines the steps kids can ...use to deal with their everyday fears, and get back to the business of being a kid. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2009 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Jane Annunziata Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 8.3in length x 0.51in width x 10.11in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

Magination Press
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A nonfiction book that describes the mechanics of the adoption process and the feelings that adoption engenders in an adopted chil...d. Straightforward and complete account that informs and validates the child for both international and domestic adoptions. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2003 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Marc A. Nemiroff Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.51in width x 9.99in height Weight: 12.96oz. Read More

Magination Press
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Aimed at younger children with ADHD, this extraordinarily popular book tells the story of a little car whose motor goes too fast. ...Try as he might, Otto just cant seem to stay on track, and this keeps getting h im into trouble at home and at school. Finally, Otto finds a special m echanic who helps him by prescribing the right medication. This cute, lively picture book teaches young children how and why their medicatio n can help them with their hyperactivity. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/15/2001 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Matthew R. Galvin Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.31in width x 9.99in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

Nic Nac
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Nic Nac Plush Turtle 7 High quality plush animal. Proudly represents the sea life range of NIC NAC. From design to workmanship the... product speaks it all. The style itself captures the interest of children with its soft appearance. All NIC NAC products are made in INDIA. Dimensions: 7L x 5W x 3.25H From the Manufacturer: NICK NACK, the Indian manufacturer of NIC NAC is proudly associated with the INSTITUTE OF TOY MAKING TECHNOLOGY (ITMT), a unique Institute of its kind globally. This Institute trains women of India to make toys of international quality and provides them the platform to place their skills in front of the international toy industry. This state of the art training programme provides all the international facilities required to make the international level plush animals. The trained women get the opportunity to join the production unit and portray their skills to the world. This product shows the skills of the women of India which truly draws the attention of children as a playmate. Recommended Ages:3 ? 15 Read More

Magination Press
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Understanding what your emotions and feelings are telling you about yourself is very useful, even for little kids! This lightheart...ed and whimsical kid-friendly book helps kids learn to recognize and identify their own emotions and what to do when those feelings get too big or out of control. Shy Spaghetti and Excited Eggs is cleverly written and playfully illustrated and will be read again and again by young and old alike. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/15/2011 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Marc Nemiroff Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 5.98in length x 0.39in width x 9.01in height Weight: 15.19oz. Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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A little boy named Clemente learns about his namesake, the great baseball player Roberto Clemente, in this joyful picture book bio...graphy. Born in Puerto Rico, Roberto Clemente was the first Latin American player to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, and the only player for whom the five-year initiation period was waived. Known not only for his exceptional baseball skills but also for his extensive charity work in Latin America, Clemente was well-loved during his eighteen years playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He died in a plane crash while bringing aid supplies to earthquake victims in Nicaragua. Willie Perdomos rhythmic text and Bryan Colliers energetic art combine to tell the amazing story of one of baseballs greats. Clemente! is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Childrens Book of the Year. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/11/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Willie Perdomo Publisher: Henry Holt and Co Dimensions: 11.24in length x 8.92in width x 0.37in height Weight: 13.59oz. Read More

Kids Can Press
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Developed with the cooperation of a science consultant, this book in the Primary Physical Science series is a tool to teach the ph...ysical sciences to young children. Touch It! follows science curricula and is loaded with surprising facts and hands-on activities designed to hold young readers interest and tap into their fascination with the everyday world. Touch It! explores materials -- their color, shape, texture, size, mass, magnetism and more. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/1/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Adrienne Mason Publisher: Kids Can Press Dimensions: 10.25in length x 7.59in width x 0.1in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

Blue Apple Books
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The creators of the award-winning Alphabeasties And Other Amazing Types are back, this time with an amazing array of insects: butt...erflies to termites, dragonflies to walking sticks. While the alphabeasties were comprised of letters, these incredible insects are ingeniously engineered out of numerals. Each entry also includes fascinating numeric facts about its subject. Its an eye-catching and imaginative look at the insect world. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/27/2011 Pages: 56 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Sharon Werner Publisher: Blue Apple Books Dimensions: 9.01in length x 0.7in width x 11.49in height Weight: 25.6oz. Read More

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