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  • Amazing Giant Dinosaurs


    Hardcover (DK Children, June 18, 2012)
    Featuring new colorful artwork and special gatefold pages to show dinosaurs at their biggest and best, Amazing Giant Dinosaurs will delight budding archeologists of all ages. From the tallest plant-eater Brachiosaurus to the sea monster Elasmosaurus and its air-bound flying friend Quetzalcoatlus, this dinosaur book has the largest animals of the Triassic through the Cretaceous periods covered. It also includes remarkable dinosaur records and a comprehensive glossary.
  • Hedy and her Amazing Invention

    Jan Wahl, Morgana Wallace

    Hardcover (Penny Candy Books, Feb. 5, 2019)
    ★"A luminous tribute to a remarkable woman who carved out an independent and creative life of her own design." ―Foreword Reviews, starred review★"An engaging introduction to Lamarr..."―Booklist, starred reviewHedy Lamarr wasn't just a famous Hollywood actress. She was also an important inventor!In one of the first books written for children about the amazing life and work of actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr, and one of the final books written by Coretta Scott King Honor and Christopher Medal-winner Jan Wahl, readers will be entranced by all that Hedy accomplished on and off the big screen. In chapter-picture book style, Hedy and her Amazing Invention teaches kids about the pioneering scientific work and inspiring courage of Hedy Lamarr, the famous Hollywood actress who fought against old-fashioned parents, a domineering husband, prejudice, and stereotypes to become an accomplished inventor whose work helped pave the way for many of the communications technologies we enjoy today, from Wi-Fi to GPS to signal-blocking devices. Through collage-work illustrations and accessible text, Wahl and Wallace provide context to the concept of Lamarr’s most famous invention with fun and ease. This story is for anyone looking for an uplifting biography about a fearless 20th century woman who knew her worth and was determined to utilize all of her talents to make the world a better place. The first book in Penny Candy’s Amazing Women series.
  • Amazing Giant Sea Creatures

    DK Publishing

    Hardcover (DK Children, June 16, 2014)
    Dive into the deep blue sea and enter the world of Amazing Giant Sea Creatures. Swim alongside a sperm whale, leap up with a bottlenose dolphin, and escape from a great white shark in this interactive book for kids. Life-like illustrations of coral reefs, walruses, jellyfish, and more combine narrative text with charts and tables about what animals eat, how they hide, who their neighbors are and other interesting facts. With close-up photography, fact files, maps, and lift-up flaps and slide-out pages, Amazing Giant Sea Creatures is a first introduction to the wonders of the deep. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
  • Amazing World Sea Creatures: Encounter 20 Amazing Light-Up Animals--Includes 13 Glow-In-The-Dark Stickers!

    Lee Martin

    Hardcover (becker&mayer! kids, Sept. 26, 2017)
    Some ocean animals have the incredible ability to make their own light! Amazing World: Sea Creatures shows off twenty of these unique animals with facts and photos. From the lanternfish, to the Atolla jellyfish, to the glowing bioluminescent octopus, the ocean is filled with animals that gleam and glow. Go on an electrifying journey to see how these living lights use bioluminescence, fluorescence, and symbiotic bacteria to light up! Amazing World: Sea Creatures reveals the fascinating lives of strange and amazing marine animals. This beautifully illustrated and photographed book for kids explores twenty incredible creatures you'll only find under the sea. You will learn how each of these underwater animals create their own light, and how they put it to good use. Is that wasn't enough, Amazing World: Sea Creatures even includes a sheet of glow in the dark stickers! You won't believe all the cool, beautiful, and sometimes downright weird animals that live under the ocean. They're not aliens, they're sea creatures!
  • Amazing Birds. Camilla de La Bdoyre, Jinny Johnson

    Camilla De La Bdoyre

    Hardcover (Miles Kelly, May 15, 2011)
  • Amazing Giant Wild Animals

    DK Publishing

    Hardcover (DK Children, June 17, 2013)
    Go wild! From the giant panda living high in the mountains of central China to the polar bear prowling the Arctic, discover the world's most beloved wild animals in Amazing Giant Wild Animals. Stimulating, educational, and fun, this lively, interactive book takes young readers on an adventure through the world of wild animals that they'll never forget.
  • Simple Sleight-Of-Hand: Card and Coin Tricks for the Beginning Magician

    Paul Zenon

    Paperback (Rosen Central, Jan. 1, 2008)
    Book by Zenon, Paul
  • Amazing Clever Tricks: Magic and More to Astound Your Friends!

    Lorenz Books

    Hardcover (Anness, March 1, 2000)
    Provides instructions for performing simple magic tricks, making balloon animals, and juggling, and offers tips on staging a magic show.
  • Amazing Braids & Beads: Pretty Things to Make and Do!

    Lorenz Books

    Hardcover (Anness, July 1, 2000)
  • Amazing Dinosaurs

    Paul Upchurch, Adrian Chesterman

    Paperback (Poppy Red, )
  • Amazing World Stars & Planets: Discover 23 Incredible Objects from Space--Includes 14 Glow-In-The-Dark Stickers!

    Paul Beck

    Hardcover (becker&mayer! kids, Sept. 26, 2017)
    There is more to outer space than what we can see in the night sky. Explore it all with Amazing World Stars & Planets and be a real space traveler. How is a star born? Why does it die? What is the difference between a star cluster and a planetary nebula? Discover the answers to these questions and more in Amazing World: Stars and Planets! This exciting exploration is a door to the infinite realm beyond the pale blue dot we call home. From stellar nurseries, to glowing green clouds, to spiral galaxies, find out about the dramatic lives of these explosive players in our universe. This is the perfect introduction to the great celestial bodies of outer space for science lovers and their children. Kids will love the gorgeous, bright images, and will also learn quickly from the easily digestible bites of information on each page.Amazing World Stars & Planets also includes a collection of glow-in-the-dark stickers to put on notebooks, folders, bedroom ceilings, anywhere!
  • Amazing Clever Crafts: Lots of Really Crafty Things to Make!

    Lorenz Books

    Hardcover (Anness, Feb. 1, 2000)
    Includes craft ideas and instructions for designing and decorating clothing, toys, furnishings, and gifts.