Dial ABCs of Baseball

Americas favorite pasttime from A to Z. From young to old, new to tried-and-true, here is the baseball book for every fan. With one or more baseball-related terms for each letter arranged in alphabetic order, accompanied by a stirring illus...tration, this gorgeous compendium celebrates Americas game. Large paintings of scenes alternate with scrapbook-style pages. Facts, figures, faces, lists, and other information comprise an additional resource in the back of the book. As contemporary as todays sports page and as nostalgic as an old baseball card, this is an alphabet book for kids, their parents and grandparents that can be used all through the year. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 2/2/2012 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Peter Golenbock Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 11.14in length x 0.39in width x 9.37in height Weight: 16oz. Read More

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What began as a spiritual has developed into one of America?s best-known songs, and now for the first time it appears as a picture... book, masterfully created by award-winning artist Kadir Nelson.Through sublime landscapes and warm images of a boy and his family, Kadir has created a dazzling, intimate interpretation, one that rejoices in the connectedness of people and nature. Inspired by the song?s simple message, Kadir sought to capture the joy of living in and engaging with the world. Most importantly, he wished to portray the world as a child might see it?vast and beautiful. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/8/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Kadir Nelson Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 10.31in length x 0.43in width x 10.27in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

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The New York Times bestseller that?s changing America?s diet is now perfect for younger readers ?What?s for dinner?? seemed like a... simple question?until journalist and supermarket detective Michael Pollan delved behind the scenes. From fast food and big organic to small farms and old-fashioned hunting and gathering, this young readers? adaptation of Pollan?s famous food-chain exploration encourages kids to consider the personal and global health implications of their food choices. In a smart, compelling format with updated facts, plenty of photos, graphs, and visuals, as well as a new afterword and backmatter, The Omnivore?s Dilemma serves up a bold message to the generation that needs it most: It?s time to take charge of our national eating habits?and it starts with you. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/15/2009 Pages: 352 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Michael Pollan Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 6.53in length x 0.94in width x 9.01in height Weight: 15.19oz. Read More

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What began as a spiritual has developed into one of America?s best-known songs, and now for the first time it appears as a picture... book, masterfully created by award-winning artist Kadir Nelson.Through sublime landscapes and warm images of a boy and his family, Kadir has created a dazzling, intimate interpretation, one that rejoices in the connectedness of people and nature. Inspired by the song?s simple message, Kadir sought to capture the joy of living in and engaging with the world. Most importantly, he wished to portray the world as a child might see it?vast and beautiful. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/8/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Kadir Nelson Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 10.31in length x 0.43in width x 10.27in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

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Ella Kate Ewing was born in 1872. She started out small, but she just kept on growing. Soon she was too tall for her desk at schoo...l, too tall for her bed at home, too tall to fit anywhere. Ella Kate was a real-life giant, but she refused to hide herself away. Instead, she used her unusual height to achieve her equally large dreams. The masterful Klise sisters deliver a touching and inspiring true story about a strong-minded girl who finally embraced her differences. Its the perfect book for every child who has ever felt like an outsider. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/29/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Kate Klise Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 8.77in length x 0.35in width x 11.73in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

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In both Spanish and English, two tiny mice express their love in big terms. On a walk together, the mice learn that their love is ...bigger than 1 bear, taller than 2 giraffes, larger than 3 blue whales. As they count from 1 to 10, the mice discover that their love is greater than anything they can imagine. Siempre. Forever. Charming collage illustrations and pages sturdy enough for even the littlest hands make this counting story ideal for sharing. Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 12/29/2003 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 1 and Up Author: Susan L. Roth Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 4.87in length x 4.88in width x 0.69in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Every page contains a surprise in this active picture book, filled with countable, colorful critters to engage the very young. Eac...h spread features a number word from one to ten, a color word, and an Arabic numeral, folding out to reveal one or more lively animals. Full color. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/4/1992 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 1 and Up Author: Matthew Van Fleet Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 6.65in length x 0.74in width x 7.04in height Weight: 9.59oz. Read More

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On the eve of World War II, African American boxer Joe Louis fought German Max Schmeling in a bout that had more at stake than jus...t the world heavyweight title; for much of America their fight came to represent Americas war with Germany. This elegant and powerful picture book biography centers around the historic fight in which Black and White America were able to put aside prejudice and come together to celebrate our nations ideals. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 1/20/2011 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Matt de la Pena Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 9.3in length x 0.5in width x 12in height Weight: 19.8 oz Read More

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When fourteen-year-old William Kamkwambas Malawi village was hit by a drought, everyones crops began to fail. Without enough money... for food, let alone school, William spent his days in the library . . . and figured out how to bring electricity to his village. Persevering against the odds, William built a functioning windmill out of junkyard scraps, and thus became the local hero who harnessed the wind. Lyrically told and gloriously illustrated, this story will inspire many as it shows how - even in the worst of times - a great idea and a lot of hard work can still rock the world. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 1/19/2012 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: William Kamkwamba Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 9.29in length x 0.39in width x 11.1in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

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Its not easy being small, but in Brad Sneeds lovely new adaptation of Hans Christian Andersens Thumbelina, at least life is full o...f adventure. Soon after being born from a fiery red flower, Thumbelina is kidnapped from home and pursued by many suitors, including a horrible toad, a bumbling beetle, and a grumpy mole--until the plucky heroine finds a true love who fits her just right. Sneeds rich, detailed watercolors are a true standout, illustrating the animals and natural world with remarkable realism and vibrancy. The story, lighthearted and lively, has a simple text that keeps the elegant flavor of the original tale, yet is perfect for a picture book audience. Brad Sneeds fresh look at a well-loved fairy tale is simply sumptuous! Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/1/2004 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Hans Christian Andersen Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 11.24in length x 8.9in width x 0.41in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

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The New York Times bestseller thats changing Americas diet is now perfect for younger readers Whats for dinner? seemed like a simp...le questionuntil journalist and supermarket detective Michael Pollan delved behind the scenes. From fast food and big organic to small farms and old-fashioned hunting and gathering, this young readers adaptation of Pollans famous food-chain exploration encourages kids to consider the personal and global health implications of their food choices. In a smart, compelling format with updated facts, plenty of photos, graphs, and visuals, as well as a new afterword and backmatter, The Omnivores Dilemma serves up a bold message to the generation that needs it most: Its time to take charge of our national eating habitsand it starts with you. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/15/2009 Pages: 352 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Michael Pollan Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 8.83in length x 5.98in width x 1.14in height Weight: 17.6oz. Author: Michael Pollan Publisher: Dial Dimensions: 6.02in length x 1.14in width x 9.01in height Weight: 19.19oz. Read More

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