Collins Chirping Crickets

Thats the sound crickets make. Youve probably heard them chirp on a summer evening. But did you know that they make their chirping sounds by rubbing their wings together, and that only male crickets can chirp? Inside this book youll learn a...bout crickets, and even how to tell the temperature by counting a crickets chirps. Melvin Berger and Megan Lloyd have created a wonderful introduction to a fascinating insect: the cricket. Chirrrp, chirrrp, chirrrpthats the sound of crickets on a summer evening. A male cricket makes this sound by rubbing his legs against a bumpy vein on his wing. Find out more about crickets, including how they hear with their knees, in this stunningly illustrated introduction to the cricket. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/18/1998 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Melvin Berger Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.88in length x 0.11in width x 8.07in height Weight: 4.73oz. 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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Look around to see what uses oil?cars, airplanes, boats, factories, and countless other machines. The world is dependent on oil as... its main source of energy. Although oil is plentiful right now, the supply will eventually run out, and even worse, burning oil is very damaging to the environment. What alternatives can help us use less oil and how can we protect the environment? Read and find out! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 2/17/2009 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Anne Rockwell Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.9in length x 9.98in width x 0.18in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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The earth is getting hotter, and not just in the summer. The climate of your own hometown is changing. But why is this happening, ...and can we stop it? Read and find out! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 11/7/2006 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Anne Rockwell Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 9.84in length x 0.15in width x 7.87in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

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Join Emily and her best friend, Ethan, as they show you that good manners arent just for special occasions; they are for every day.... This charming picture book from the most trusted name in etiquette introduces kids to five magic words that make everyone happy, gives tips on mastering good table manners, and offers good advice on how to make and keep friends. Manners have never been more fun and easy to learn. Ages:4?7 Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/22/2006 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Cindy Post Senning Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 11.33in length x 8.83in width x 0.37in height Weight: 13.6oz. Read More

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Bears and birds, people and planets -- many things live on planet Earth. But do they live anywhere else? For a long time people ha...ve wondered about that. Maybe you have, too. Read and find out how scientists search for signs of life in outer space. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/25/1999 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Read More

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I walked on the moon. This is my journey. But it didnt begin when I stepped on board Apollo 11 on July 1, 1969. It began the day I... was born. Becoming an astronaut took more than education, discipline, and physical strength. It took years of determination and believing that any goal is possible?from riding a bike alone across the George Washington Bridge at age ten to making a footprint on the Moon. I always knew the Moon was within my reach?and that I was ready to be on the team that would achieve the first landing. But it was still hard to believe when I took my first step onto the Moons surface. We all have our own dreams. This is the story of how mine came true. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 5/20/2008 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Buzz Aldrin Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 8.5in length x 0.19in width x 10.98in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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The International Space Station races through space at 17,500 miles per hour. How do people live there? What may they discover? Fi...nd out the story of the twenty-first centurys great scientific adventure. Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 2001--selected by Natnl Science Tchrs Assoc. and Child. Bk Cncl. and Booklist Top 10 Science Books for Children 2000 Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/19/2000 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Franklyn M. Branley Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 11.02in length x 0.51in width x 8.77in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

Collins
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Bats fly into the spotlight in this exploration of such basics as where the live, how mothers raise their pups, and how they hunt ...for food. Included as well is a simple plan for a building a backyard bat house. 1995 Pick of the Lists (ABA) Best Childrens Science Books 1995 (Science Books and Films) Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/31/1995 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Ann Earle Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.95in length x 9.81in width x 0.11in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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In spring and summer, honeybees gather nectar to make into honey. These fascinating insects live and work together in complicated ...societies, complete with queen bees and workers. Read and find out about honeybees and their creation -- honey! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 5/3/2005 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Anne Rockwell Publisher: Collins Dimensions: 7.98in length x 9.96in width x 0.15in height Weight: 7.2oz. 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

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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