Kingfisher First the Egg

WHICH CAME FIRST? The chicken or the egg? Simple die-cuts magically present transformation-- from seed to flower, tadpole to frog, caterpillar to butterfly. The acclaimed author of Black? White! Day? Night! and Lemons Are Not Red gives an e...ntirely fresh and memorable presentation to the concepts of transformation and creatiity. Seed becomes flower, paint becomes picture, word becomes story--and the commonplace becomes extraordinary as children look through and turn the pages of this novel and winning book. First the Egg is a 2008 Caldecott Honor Book and a 2007 New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/4/2007 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Author: Laura Vaccaro Seeger Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 8.63in length x 8.43in width x 0.4in height Weight: 8.8oz. Read More

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Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science! Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, a...nd biology, ROCKS AND MINERALS is an in-depth look at the ground beneath our feet. Like his other titles, Basher presents these topics through charming and adorable illustrations and pairs them with basic information told from a first person perspective. He develops a community of characters based on the things that form the foundations of our planet: rocks, gems, crystals, fossils and more. And whats more, he makes it understandable, interesting, and cute. Its not what you expect out of a science primer. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/29/2009 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Dan Green Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7in length x 7.12in width x 0.36in height Weight: 10.4oz. Read More

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Like a Facebook for the universe, Astronomy gives every important celestial body and concept its own page, where readers can learn... its behaviors, likes, and dislikes up close and personal. From the flashy stars to the shadowy and strange objects that hang out like loners at the edges of the universe, no player goes unnoticed. Every profile has a hip anime-style portrait to round out the picture, but make no mistake: while the presentation is all style, the science is rock solid. The book includes a super cute poster of the solar system in the back. The universe has never been so cool. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 12/7/2010 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Dan GreenPublisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.25in length x 7.34in width x 0.66in height Weight: 15.51oz. Author: Dan Green Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 6.88in length x 0.39in width x 6.88in height Weight: 10.4oz. Read More

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Wipe clean workbooks full of exercises and activities to help prepare children aged three and over for school. Book Details: Forma...t: Special Format Publication Date: 6/8/2010 Pages: 28 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Roger Priddy Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 11.3in length x 8.92in width x 0.3in height Weight: 11.19oz. Read More

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Basher brings his signature pop-life style to a whole new topic in this one-stop guide to the building blocks of music. Meet Rhyth...m and Pitch, who know how to hold a tune; Time Signature, who loves to keep control; clever Chord, who works patterns to great effect; Brass, the powerful loudmouth of the instrument types; and Classical, Pop and Electronic from a crew of sweet characters. The personality-based explanations will make it easy to remember the essential concepts behind musical expression. Youll never look at the orchestra or listen to a piece of music in the same way again! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/21/2011 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Dan Green Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.11in length x 7.11in width x 0.27in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

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From the best-selling team that brought you The Periodic Table, Physics, Biology, and Astronomy comes a topic thats close to our h...earts-literally! Meet the characters and processes that that keep the human body chugging along. From the basic building blocks like Cell, DNA, and Protein, to Bones, Muscles, and all of the fun-loving Organs, readers will cozy up with the guys on the inside. Trust us-Liver has never looked better! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/15/2011 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Dan GreenPublisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.48in length x 7.15in width x 0.69in height Weight: 15.19oz. Author: Dan Green Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 6.9in length x 6.9in width x 0.5in height Weight: 11.19oz. Read More

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Imagine physics as a community full of wacky characters--the building blocks of the universe each with a unique personality. This ...book throws open the doors and welcomes you into their amazing world. From gravity to the theory of relativity, this unique book provides visual interpretations of complex concepts, designed to make learning physics easier and a whole lot more fun! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 12/7/2010 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Dan GreenPublisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.29in length x 7.34in width x 0.61in height Weight: 14.4oz. Author: Dan GreenPublisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 6.95in length x 7.11in width x 0.36in height Weight: 9.59oz. Read More

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From Basher, the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, bioligy, as...tronomy and rocks and minerals, comes Planet Earth, a book that sheds light on this rock we live on, from its mountains and ocean depths to the storms that whirl around it. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/30/2010 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Dan GilpinPublisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.25in length x 7.36in width x 0.65in height Weight: 15.51oz. Author: Dan Gilpin Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.12in length x 7.12in width x 0.38in height Weight: 10.4oz. Read More

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Imagine physics as a community full of wacky characters--the building blocks of the universe each with a unique personality. This ...book throws open the doors and welcomes you into their amazing world. From gravity to the theory of relativity, this unique book provides visual interpretations of complex concepts, designed to make learning physics easier and a whole lot more fun! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 12/7/2010 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Dan GreenPublisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.29in length x 7.34in width x 0.61in height Weight: 14.4oz. Author: Dan Green Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 6.95in length x 7.11in width x 0.36in height Weight: 9.59oz. Read More

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It used to be that learning grammar was one of the most boring exercises ever, but not anymore! Using his trademark personality-ba...sed approach, Basher illustrates each grammar basic - from parts of speech to sentence components to groupings and agreements - with its own character, who explains exactly what makes them tick and how they are used. Plenty of practical advice will help everyone unravel the rules and regulations of the English language. The books cutting edge design and innovative approach will make it perfect reference for linguists of all ages who struggle to remember the difference between a preposition and pronoun. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/21/2011 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Mary Budzik Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.12in length x 7.11in width x 0.27in height Weight: 4.96oz. Read More

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Discover the secrets of chemistry, and learn about the properties of matter and the ways in which they interact, combine and chang...e. Chemistry is a compelling guide to a community of characters who make up everything around us. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 12/7/2010 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Dan GreenPublisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 7.33in length x 7.23in width x 0.68in height Weight: 15.51oz. Author: Dan Green Publisher: Kingfisher Dimensions: 6.99in length x 7.16in width x 0.49in height Weight: 10.4oz. Read More

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