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Books published by publisher Heinemann/Raintree

  • Galileo

    Paul Mason

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, March 1, 2001)
    Describes the life and work of Galileo, who changed the way people perceived the galaxy by offering objective evidence that the Earth was not the fixed center of the universe.
  • Isaac Newton

    Tony Allan

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, March 1, 2001)
    A portrait of the physicist's life assesses his accomplishments in the field of science, his rescue of the British mint and its currency, his intellectual battles with his colleagues, and his fascination with religious ideas.
  • The Mysterious Ocean Highway: Benjamin Franklin and the Gulf Stream

    Deborah Heiligman

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Sept. 1, 1999)
    Describes the study of the Gulf Stream from Benjamin Franklin's days to our own and explains how it behaves
  • Alexander Fleming

    Steve Parker

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, March 1, 2001)
    A biography of the scientist whose work studying bacteria and whose discovery of penicillin helped save many lives and led to further improvements in medical treatment.
  • Why Did Grandma Die?

    Trudy Madler, Gwen Connelly

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, April 1, 1980)
    Seeks to assist youngsters in dealing with the many disturbing questions and upsetting emotions associated with the death of a grandparent
  • Jim Eisenreich

    Bill Gutman

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Jan. 1, 1996)
    A biography of the baseball player describes how he has coped with Tourette syndrome while pursuing his professional baseball career
  • Toys and Games

    John Williams

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, June 1, 1998)
    Describes various toys and games and explains how to make them.
  • Earth's Changing Coasts

    Neil Morris

    Paperback (Heinemann/Raintree, June 1, 2004)
    Morris, Neil
  • Japanese Macaques

    Patricia Miller-Schroeder

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Sept. 1, 2001)
    Describes the Japanese Macaques, including physical characteristics, habitat, diet, social interaction, breeding, and care of young.
  • Kangaroos

    Patricia Miller-Schroeder

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Jan. 1, 2002)
    Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of different species of kangaroos, presents their place in Australian folklore, and discusses some of the threats they face.
  • The Old Barn

    Rose Miller, Ted Enik

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Dec. 1, 1993)
    After her grandfather dies, Sarah's parents are in danger of losing the family farm, until Sarah remembers the story he had told her about coins buried under the old barn
  • The Ancient Egyptians

    Jane Shuter

    Paperback (Heinemann/Raintree, Oct. 1, 1999)
    Describes life in ancient Egypt, including farming, religion, government, and medicine