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As a young boy, Henry Ford was fascinated by technology and how objects worked. His childhood interests led him to leave the Ford ...family farm in Michigan in search of a career with machinery, and the rest is automotive and economic history. TIME For Kids Biographies help make a connection between the lives of past heroes and the events of today. Henry Ford made cars affordable, turning them into the primary means of travel for Americans. His innovations, including the assembly line, are still benefiting us today. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/29/2008 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Author: Editors of TIME For Kids Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.81in length x 6.03in width x 0.14in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

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Exceptional nonfiction for children from two of the most trusted names in science education: Seymour Simon and the Smithsonian Ins...titution. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 5/23/2006 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Seymour Simon Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.93in length x 9.51in width x 0.16in height Weight: 10.4oz. Read More

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Did you know that ants have jobs? Ants may not look like they are doing anything important, but each ant that lives in a hill has ...a special job, whether it is cleaning the nest, digging new tunnels or gathering food. And in each ant city there is a queen ant who is busy laying eggs. In this popular Stage 2 Lets-Read-and-Find-Out Science book, Arthur Dorros explores the fascinating and complex ways in which these industrious insects work together to keep their ant cities alive. A Reading Rainbow Selection Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1987 (NSTA/CBC) Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/3/1988 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Arthur Dorros Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.64in length x 0.11in width x 7.99in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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When you were a baby, you didnt have any teeth at all. Then as you grew, your teeth started to come in. First one, then two - and ...finally, twenty teeth in all! But you wont keep these teeth forever. First one, then two, will wiggle loose. Maybe youve lost some of your first teeth already. When the little teeth come out and the big teeth come in, everyone can see - youre growing up. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/15/1991 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Paul Showers Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.74in length x 0.11in width x 6.73in height Weight: 1.6oz. Read More

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[This new edition of a book first published in 1962 is] an excellent introduction to the night sky and star gazing. The beauty of ...this book is its simplicity and the high percentage of success a young reader would have following its directions. ?AP. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/15/1991 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Franklyn M. Branley Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.05in length x 8.66in width x 0.11in height Weight: 2.98oz. Read More

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Apples Have you ever eaten part of a flower? You have if you have eaten an apple! Find out how an apple grows from bud to flower t...o fruit--ready for you to pick! Apples Have you ever eaten a part of a flower? You have if you have eaten an apple! Find out how an apple grows from bud to flower to fruit--ready for you to pick! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 7/16/1993 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Betsy Maestro Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.98in length x 9.46in width x 0.13in height Weight: 11.19oz. Read More

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An award-winning author and artist explain how every link in a food chain is important because each living thing depends on others... for survival. Clear, simple drawings illustrate the clear, simple text. Informative and intriguing, this basic science book leads children to think about the complex and interdependent web of life on Earth.BL. Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1996 (NSTA/CBC) Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/14/1994 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Patricia Lauber Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.26in length x 0.11in width x 9.99in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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Have you ever seen a butterfly in the snow? Probably not. Butterflies cant survive cold weather, so when winter comes, many butter...flies fly to warmer places. They migrate. Woodchucks dont like cold weather either but they dont migrate; they hibernate. Woodchucks sleep in their dens all winter long. Read and find out how other animals cope with winters worst weather. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/13/1996 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Henrietta Bancroft Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.92in length x 8.43in width x 0.12in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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Archaeologists on a dig work very much like detectives at a crime scene. Every chipped rock, charred seed, or fossilized bone coul...d be a clue to how people lived in the past. In this information-packed Let?s-Read-and-Find-Out Science book, Kate Duke explains what scientists are looking for, how they find it, and what their finds reveal. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/13/1996 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Kate Duke Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 10.22in length x 7.94in width x 0.16in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Did you know that energy comes from the food you eat? From the sun and wind? From fuel and heat? You get energy every time you eat.... You transfer energy to other things every time you play baseball. In this book, you can find out all the ways you and everyone on earth need energy to make things happen. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/24/2002 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Kimberly Brubaker Bradley Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.11in width x 9.99in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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Do you ever wake up and wonder what the weather will be? Instead of turning on the TV to find out, you can just look out your wind...ow at the clouds. How do you know what type of clouds can forecast a change of weather? Read and find out. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 11/11/2008 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Anne Rockwell Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.98in length x 7.83in width x 0.13in height Weight: 4.16oz. Read More

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From her pioneer days on the prairie to her golden years with her husband, Almanzo, and their daughter, Rose, Laura Ingalls Wilder... has become a friend to all who have read about her adventures. This behind-the-scenes account chronicles the real events in Lauras life that inspired her to write her stories and also describes her life after the last Little House book ends. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/2/2007 Pages: 256 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: William Anderson Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.58in length x 5.29in width x 0.57in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

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Wind Have you ever felt the wind tickle your face or heard it whistle through your window? Did you know that some wind travels fas...ter than a car? Read inside to find out more about what causes wind, and learn how to make your own weather vane! Have you ever felt the wind tickle your face or heard it whistle through your window? Did you know that some wind travels faster than a car? Air is always moving. We cant see air moving, though we can watch it push clouds across the sky, or shake the leaves of a tree. We call moving air the wind. In this enlarged edition, find out about the wind - what causes it, how it can be used to help us, and how it affects the weather. Arthur Dorros shows you how to make your own weather vane, and in simple terms, with playful illustrations, he explains just what makes the wind that blows all around us. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/30/1990 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Arthur Dorros Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.11in width x 9.84in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

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Wendy Pfeffer describes the amazing metamorphosis from tiny, jellylike egg, to little fishy tadpole, to great big bullfrog. Holly ...Keller has created the archetypal frog pond and we see it through the seasons as the tadpoles grow legs and lungs and eventually hop onto land: bullfrogs at last. Well-designed ink drawings washed with soft-toned watercolors stretch across the double-page spreads, showing the action above and below water level. . . .an attractive, general introduction.?BL. 1994 Pick of the Lists (ABA) Best Childrens Science Books, 1994 (Science Books and Films) Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/22/1994 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Wendy Pfeffer Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.26in length x 0.23in width x 9.76in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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Most children have jumped into piles of leaves or helped their parents rake the yard, and everyone has wondered: Why do leaves cha...nge color? Activities that a child can do with leaves and even a list of places known for brilliant fall colors that readers can visit with their families is included. An informative concept book.?BL. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/5/1994 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Betsy Maestro Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 10.03in length x 0.19in width x 7.99in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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?Accompanied by NASA photographs and Dorros?s colorful, lively drawings, the text explains the Earth?s rotation in clear and simpl...e terms. An experiment using a lamp as the ?sun? further clarifies the principles introduced.? ?BL. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/26/1986 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Franklyn M. Branley Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.01in length x 10.01in width x 0.12in height Weight: 4.96oz. Read More

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Pumpkins can be baked in a pie. Pumpkins can be carved into jack-o-lanterns. Pumpkin seeds can be roasted for a healthy snack. But... how does a tiny seed turn into a big pumpkin? Read and find out what a pumpkin seed needs to help it grow! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/17/2004 Pages: 33 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Wendy Pfeffer Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.84in length x 0.15in width x 7.87in height Weight: 5.6oz. Read More

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After rain comes down, the sun comes out and dries the puddles. But the water isnt gone. The heat from the sun has turned it into ...water vapor-it has evaporated. Eventually, this moisture in the air condenses to form new clouds. Soon the rain will fall again. Read on to find out all the ups and downpours of the water cycle! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/16/1997 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Franklyn M. Branley Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.03in length x 0.15in width x 9.01in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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Deep underground and on the surface, worms are hard at work! Worms work like little plows, burrowing through soil by swallowing it.... As they make their way through the dirt, worms loosen the soil so roots can spread and grow. Worms eat the bits of leaves and plants mixed with the dirt and leave behind castings that feed the plants. Find out how worms help us as they wiggle their way underground. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 12/23/2003 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Wendy PfefferPublisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.43in length x 10.14in width x 0.36in height Weight: 11.68oz. Author: Wendy Pfeffer Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 10.03in length x 0.23in width x 7.99in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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Lets-read-and-find-out about Your Heart Night and day, whether youre asleep or awake, your heart is always beating. Read and find ...out how your heart works and how to keep it healthy. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/26/2000 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Paul Showers Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.8in length x 0.23in width x 7.99in height Weight: 5.96oz. Read More

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Did you ever walk through a wall? Drink a glass of blocks? Have you ever played with a lemonade doll, or put on milk for socks? Th...is latest addition to the Lets-Read-and-Find-Out Science series introduces the youngest readers to an important science concept: the differences between solids, liquids, and gases. Any child who wants to know why he cant walk through a wall will enjoy Kathleen Zoehfelds simple text and Paul Meisels playful illustrations. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/7/1998 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Kathleen W. Zoehfeld Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.07in length x 0.15in width x 9.64in height Weight: 2.39oz. Read More

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Good Enough to Eat is one of a kind: the only guide to kids nutrition written especially for kids. A practical, hands-on tool for ...families who want to eat a healthy diet, this book explains nutrition from carrots to cookies. In this book, you will learn: all about the nutrient groups?carbohydrates, protein, fat, water, vitamins, and minerals each nutrients function which foods contain which nutrients how much of each nutrient a kid needs each day how the body digests food all about calories Good Enough to Eat includes kid-friendly recipes such as Alphabread and Full o Beans Soup, and even shows kids how to test their food for fat. Perfect for parents, educators, librarians, and doctors trying to explain healthy eating to kids! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/23/2009 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Lizzy Rockwell Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.8in length x 8.8in width x 0.2in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Did you know that lightning bolts can be over a mile long? Or that they may come from clouds that are ten miles high? Storms can b...e scary, but not if you know what causes them. Before the next thunderstorm, grab this book by veteran science team Franklyn Branley and True Kelley and learn what causes the flash, crash, rumble, and roll of thunderstorms! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/9/1999 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Franklyn M. Branley Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.84in length x 0.11in width x 7.99in height Weight: 1.6oz. Read More

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Ka-choo! Brrr. Yawnnnn. Have you ever wondered what makes you sneeze when youre in a dusty room? Or shiver when you get out of the... bathtub? Or yawn when youre tired? All of these actions are reflexes. Your body makes them happen even though you dont tell it to. Budding young scientists will be amazed as Melvin Berger and Paul Meisel reveal the mysteries behind the reflexes that happen in our bodies every day and offer fun-filled experiments to try on family and friends. Lets Read and Find Out Science, Stage 2. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/5/2000 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Melvin Berger Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.84in length x 0.15in width x 8.03in height Weight: 5.6oz. Read More

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Are you smart enough to take over a girls heart? Leave it to a nine-year-old to get down to the basics about how to win victory wi...th a girl. How to talk to girls is for boys of all ages?from eight to eighty?and the girls they like. So read this book and then youre ready. Good luck! Tips: Comb your hair and dont wear sweats Control your hyperness (cut down on the sugar if you have to) Dont act desperate Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 11/25/2008 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 9 and Up Author: Alec Greven Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7in length x 0.35in width x 7in height Weight: 8oz. Read More

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Born almost 5 billion years ago at the edge of the Milky Way galaxy, our Solar System is a place filled with mystery and wonder. I...n the last fifty years, we have learned more than ever about the farthest reaches of our world. With dramatic full-color photographs and spacecraft images, Our Solar System takes young readers on a fascinating tour of the sun, the eight planets, and their moons, plus asteroids, comets, and meteoroids. Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institution on this new, updated edition of his much admired book about the vast and mystifying part of the universe that we live in. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/8/2007 Pages: 72 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Seymour Simon Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 10.31in length x 10.32in width x 0.45in height Weight: 19.2oz. Read More

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There are forces at work whenever you throw a ball, run up the stairs, or push your big brotheroff the couch. Want to learn more a...bout the forces around you? Read and find out! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/16/2005 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Kimberly Brubaker Bradley Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.06in length x 7.67in width x 0.16in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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Where did the caterpillar go? It seems to have disappeared, but it hasnt. It has turned into a butterfly! From the time a caterpil...lar first hatches, it eats so fast that its skin cant keep up. It sheds its skin several times as it grows bigger and bigger. Eventually it forms a shell around itself called a chrysalis. Nothing seems to happen for a long time. But then one day the chrysalis splits open, and a beautiful butterfly emerges. What a magical metamorphosis! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/26/1996 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Deborah HeiligmanPublisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.22in length x 0.35in width x 10.23in height Weight: 14.21oz. Author: Deborah Heiligman Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.95in length x 0.15in width x 9.96in height Weight: 4.96oz. Read More

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Welcome to the Big Apple! From A to Z, the city that never sleeps has something to offer everyone! Come visit the American Museum ...of Natural History and see prehistoric Animals, get a Birds-eye view of the Brooklyn Bridge, and Check out Central Park in this alphabetical tour from bestselling duo Laura Krauss Melmed and Frané Lessac. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/22/2008 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Laura Krauss Melmed Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 10.89in length x 8.53in width x 0.15in height Weight: 0.8oz. Read More

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Ryan Smithson joined the Army Reserve when he was just out of high school. At age nineteen he was deployed to Iraq. His year in co...mbat changed his life. This is his story. It will change the way you feel about what it means to be an American. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 5/4/2010 Pages: 352 Reading Level: Age 14 and Up Author: Ryan Smithson Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.01in length x 6.33in width x 0.85in height Weight: 11.19oz. Read More

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As a young boy, Henry Ford was fascinated by technology and how objects worked. His childhood interests led him to leave the Ford ...family farm in Michigan in search of a career with machinery, and the rest is automotive and economic history. TIME For Kids Biographies help make a connection between the lives of past heroes and the events of today. Henry Ford made cars affordable, turning them into the primary means of travel for Americans. His innovations, including the assembly line, are still benefiting us today. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/29/2008 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Author: Editors of TIME For Kids Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.81in length x 6.03in width x 0.14in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

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Meet Hope Solo?Soccer Sensation In this young readers edition of Hope Solos exciting life story, adapted from Solo: A Memoir of Ho...pe, the Olympic gold medalist and starting goalkeeper for the U.S. womens national soccer team gives readers behind-the-scenes details of her life on and off the field. Solo offers a fearless female role model for the next generation, driven to succeed on her own terms. Young fans will truly be inspired by Hopes repeated triumphs over adversity. Her relentless spirit has molded her into the person she is today?one of the most charismatic athletes in America. A huge player in the Summer 2012 Olympic Games, Hope shares her inside story in her own words, for soccer fans of all ages! Look inside Signed poster and exclusive all-new QandA with Hope Solo! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/14/2012 Pages: 256 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Hope Solo Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 5.5in length x 0.89in width x 8.25in height Weight: 12.48 oz Read More

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Does a cat use his claws when he walks? How does a rabbit run? What does a skunk smell like? Find out the answers in this classic ...text that teaches young readers how to track animals by finding footprints and other clues. Marlene Donnellys lovely illustrations and Millicent Selsams gentle text make this a perfect first book for children with a budding interest in animals and nature. Included is a new Find Out More page with lots of hands-on activities. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/12/1998 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Millicent E. Selsam Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.07in length x 0.11in width x 9.84in height Weight: 8.42oz. Read More

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Where is it partly cloudy and 860°F? Venus. Read about the eight planets in our solar system and Earths special place in it. This ...book also includes instructions for making your own solar system mobile, and on the new Find Out More page learn how to track the moon and visit the best plant web sites. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/18/1998 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Franklyn M. Branley Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 10.03in length x 0.19in width x 5.03in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Part of Collins' Vintage in Print line, this stuffed pillow displays the words "Mrs. Always Right" in stitched lettering and is pe...rfect for any bridal event. Read More

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Part of Collins' Vintage in Print line, this canvas fabric pillow displays the screen printed phrase "Mirror, Mirror, on the wall.... I am my Mother after all." It measures 6.5 Inch by 6.5 Inch. Read More

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