Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Our 50 States: A Family Adventure Across America

As Ive traveled our great country, I have been struck again and again by its beauty and variety and reminded of how rich our history is. Travel a few miles in any direction, and youll encounter an amazing story that helps explain all the mu...ltitude of ways our country came to be. -- Lynne Cheney Lynne Cheney and Robin Preiss Glasser, creators of the bestselling America: A Patriotic Primer and A is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women, take you on an unforgettable tour of America -- from the Everglades of Florida to the grasslands of Kentucky to the Sierra Mountains of California. Listening to her grandchildrens enthusiastic account of all they saw and did on a family road trip inspired Lynne Cheney to collaborate with Robin Preiss Glasser and create Our 50 States -- the greatest family vacation imaginable. Pack your bags and celebrate our diverse heritage state by state and sea to shining sea in this treasure trove of Americas people, places, and history. A scholar of American history, Mrs. Cheney has drawn on a lifetime of study and travel for Our 50 States. Robin Preiss Glasser has brought her inimitable wit and exuberance to every illustration. Together they have created a joyful book that reminds us how fortunate we are to call America our home. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/24/2006 Pages: 74 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Lynne Cheney Publisher: Simon and Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books Dimensions: 10.77in length x 10.64in width x 0.45in height Weight: 23.19oz. Read More

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The Healthy Baby Meal Planner Commercial baby food may seem healthy and convenient, but a meal prepared at home with fresh, high-q...uality ingredients is still the most nutritious one you can give your child. Preparing your own baby food is quick, easy and much more affordable than you might think. It is certainly the best way to cultivate healthy eating habits in your infant or toddler. Since it was published in 1991, Annabel Karmels book has become the definitive, essential guide to feeding babies and young children and is used by pediatricians, nutritionists, and mothers around the world. Now fully revised and updated, The Healthy Baby Meal Planner will show you which foods are appropriate for each stage of a childs development from infancy to age three. Also included: Features:Latest information on food allergies and infant nutrition Time-saving preparation tips and recipe ideas for special occasions Advice on introducing new tastes and textures to infants and toddlers How to make appealing meals for even the pickiest eaters Publisher: Simon and Schuster Read More

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Publisher: Simon and Schuster Dimensions: 9.25in length x 9.21in width x 0.5in height Weight: 22.55oz.

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Favorite Family Meals Favorite Family Meals is packed with more than 150 delicious, easy-to-prepare recipes that will appeal to th...e whole family, including brain-boosting breakfasts; healthy junk food like burgers, pizzas, and chicken nuggets; wholesome muffins; fabulous desserts; fish dishes that will tempt even the most finicky eaters; and dishes that children will enjoy preparing themselves (like animal-shaped cheese bread). Every recipe has been taste-tested by a panel of children, because its not enough to prepare healthy foods for kids?they have to want to eat them, too. Filled with dozens of essential time-saving tips for shopping, stocking, freezing, and planning ahead, four weekly menu plans, lunch box suggestions, ideas for spectacular party foods and sensible snacks, and inspiring color photographs, busy parents will wonder how they ever managed without Favorite Family Meals. Publisher: Simon and Schuster Read More

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Inside this remarkable guide to outer space, youll find everything from detailed planetary topography to the most current facts an...d figures about our amazing Universe. In addition to extensive maps of outer space, this atlas also includes constellation charts; diagrams and cross sections of space objects like asteroids and meteorites; the latest information on space shuttles and missions; and stunning, oversize images that capture exploding supernovas and distant galaxies, Designed for the next generation of space enthusiasts, Atlas of the Universe contains everything you need to navigate the night sky -- and the farthest reaches of the cosmos. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 7/8/2008 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 9 and Up Author: Mark A. Garlick Publisher: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 13.67in length x 10.77in width x 0.76in height Weight: 44.47oz. Read More

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Daddies can do lots of things, like bake you a birthday cake, play with you in the park, and take you trick-or-treating. But what ...do they do best? Mommies can do lots of things, like teach you how to ride a bike, sew a loose button on your teddy bear, and read you a cozy bedtime story. But what do they do best? The answer is made perfectly clear in this irresistible celebration of parents and the everyday things they do. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/1/1998 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Laura Numeroff Publisher: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers Dimensions: 8.5in length x 0.47in width x 10.51in height Weight: 13.44oz. Read More

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Mrs. Spitzer is a wise teacher who knows many things. She knows about gardens. She knows about children. She knows how similar the...y are. And how they will flourish if tended lovingly. There are many remarkable teachers like Mrs. Spitzer in the world. Available for the first time in an intimate gift edition, here is a book to celebrate all that they do, year after year, to help our children grow and blossom. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/1/2007 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Edith Pattou Publisher: Simon and Schuster Childrens Publishing Dimensions: 7in length x 0.39in width x 7in height Weight: 8oz. Product Dimensions (inches): 1 (L) x 10 (W) x 8 (H) Product Weight: 1 oz. Read More

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Tree peepers everywhere will enjoy these two guides which explore the incredible environment of our countrys forests-including sea...sonal features, habitat, range, and lore. Nearly 700 species of trees are detailed in photographs of leaf shape, bark, flowers, fruit, and fall leaves -- all can be quickly accessed making this the ideal field guide for any time of year. Note: the Eastern Edition generally covers states east of the Rocky Mountains, while the Western Edition covers the Rocky Mountain range and all the states to the west of it. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/12/1980 Pages: 714 Author: National Audubon Society Publisher: Simon and Schuster Childrens Publishing Dimensions: 4.25196in length x 1.06299in width x 7.75589in height Weight: 17.60oz Read More

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Every page in this exciting, colorful book invites older brothers and sisters to become fully involved in their babys first year. ...Children can draw pictures of baby, paste in a lock of hair, and record babys major accomplishments throughout the year. Full-color illustrations are adapted from Le Journal de Bebe, published in Paris in 1914. (All ages) Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/19/1987 Pages: 48 Author: Metropolitan Museum of Art Publisher: Simon and Schuster Childrens Publishing Dimensions: 9.37in length x 0.19in width x 11.37in height Weight: 9.92oz. Read More

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Carnival at Candlelight Merlin has asked Jack and Annie to help on another Merlin Mission. This time they head back into history t...o Venice, Italy, in the 1700s. With the help of some new friends, a research book, and a mysterious rhyme from Merlin, the heroes will save the beautiful city from a flood! Season of the Sandstorms Armed only with a research book and a book of magic rhymes, Jack and Annie go back 1,200 years to the Golden Age of Baghdad. Their mission is a mystery until bandits attack a camel caravan and Jack and Annie are given a strange box to protect. What?s in the box? And how will it help the ruler of Baghdad spread wisdom throughout the world? Night of the New Magicians A mysterious note from Merlin sends Jack and Annie to Paris, France for the 1889 World?s Fair. Their mission: find four ?new magicians? and protect them from an evil sorcerer who plans to kidnap them and steal the secrets of their magic. How will they ever find the magicians in the bustling crowd? And will their own magic be any match for the powers of the evil sorcerer? Blizzard of the Blue Moon Merlin has sent Jack and Annie to New York City to rescue a beautiful magical creature?the unicorn. Where will they find a unicorn in a big city? And what about the blizzard that?s burying New York in snow? Only once in a blue moon do all the right elements come together to make magic in such a special way. Book Details:Format: Box Set Publication Date: 3/25/2008 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Simon and Schuster Childrens Publishing Dimensions: 5.25in length x 1.17in width x 5.98in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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This four-story collection includes: Dragon of the Red Dawn Merlin the magician will not eat or sleep or speak to anyone in Camelo...t. What can be done? The enchantress Morgan knows who to ask for help: young Jack and Annie of Frog Creek, Pennsylvania! Monday with a Mad Genius They know they have to search for one of the four secrets of happiness to help Merlin the magician find joy in his life again. And so they head off in the magic tree house for Florence, Italy, in the early 1500s to spend the day with one of the greatest artists and inventors of all time?Leonardo da Vinci! Dark Day in the Deep Sea Jack and Annie have to find one of the four secrets of happiness to help save Merlin the magician. But when the magic tree house whisks them off to a misty island in the middle of nowhere, they wonder how they will find anything. As the fog lifts, they see a huge three-masted ship?could it be a pirate ship? Eve of the Emperor Penguin Jack and Annie continue their quest for the secrets of happiness?secrets they need to save Merlin. This time, the Magic Tree House takes them to the one continent they haven?t visited before: Antarctica! What can they hope to learn about happiness in such a barren place? Only the penguins know for sure . . . Jack and Annie are about to find out! Book Details:Format: Box Set Publication Date: 3/24/2009 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Simon and Schuster Childrens Publishing Dimensions: 5.2in length x 1.15in width x 5.83in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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