Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science! Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, and 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 what's more, he makes it understandable, interesting, and cute. It's not what you expect out of a science primer. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/29/2009Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science! Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, and 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 what's more, he makes it understandable, interesting, and cute. It's not what you expect out of a science primer. Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 12/7/2010Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
Join Drizzt Do'Urden, the world's most famous drow elf, on his adventures in the Forgotten Realms!Regis has fallen into the hands of the assassin Artmis Entreri, who is taking him to Calimport to deliver him into the clutches of the vile Pasha Pook. But Drizzt and Wulfgar are close on their heels, determined to save Regis from his own folly as much as from his powerful enemies.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/7/2007Pages: 384
Watch in amazement as gem-like crystals form before your eyes. Grow "golden citrine", ?emerald" green and "aquamarine" blue. Learn about crystalline habitats. Detailed instructions are included.Features include: -Grow "golden citrine" -Grow "emerald" green-Grow "aquamarine" blue-Learn about crystalline habitats-Detailed instructionsRecommended Ages:10 – 15
Look carefully. There may be a gem in your garden.For nearly four decades, watercolorist Holly Hobbie has drawn inspiration from the wonders of nature. During one especially hard winter, she found herself imagining the story of a determined toad's spring journey. Her vivid depiction of this endearing creature's glorious yet fragile world is a sparkling celebration of survival and renewal. From the muddy brown road outside a farmhouse to the sweet-smelling garden to the cool lily pads in the pond, readers will feel their senses rejuvenated by Holly Hobbie's gemlike, detailed paintings in this nearly wordless work.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 4/3/2012Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Brave Gem Styling Merida Doll: Inspired by the new Disney/Pixar movie, Brave. Gem Styling Merida features iconic elements from the film in fashion play for girls. Dressed in her signature blue gown, Merida comes with a reversible cape that girls can flip over to reveal a sparkly print inspired by the movie. They also can decorate her outfit or her long red hair with gems, and they can play out Merida's love of archery with the included bow and arrow.Features include: Inspired by the new Disney/Pixar movie, Brave Dressed in her signature blue gown with a reversible cape Decorate Merida's hair or outfit with sparkly gems Includes Merida doll, gems and bow and arrow Girls will love reenacting their favorite scenes from the movie Recommended Ages: 3-8 years Product Dimensions: 8 x 3.38 x 12.75 inches
The Alden children are visiting a gem mine that is holding its annual gem-hunting competition. It's not long before Jessie makes a fabulous find. But just when she's about to win the contest for finding the biggest ruby, her gem disappears!Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/2002Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
Monica Sheehan has taken her bestselling book be happy. and created an irresistible little gem for people BIG & small. So open it up and get inspired to . . .Sing and dance a little! Have fun! Be kind--be brave! And be the best YOU.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 3/23/2010Pages: 38Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
There are so many feelings that Baby can have! Little ones can lift the flaps to find Baby experiencing a range of emotions. This gem from Karen Katz is sure to become a favorite among children and parents!
This gem designed by Brian Wildsmith has long been a favorite alphabet book. His luscious palette of colors will excite any curious young reader.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 7/1/1996Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets—and human lives. In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to her core, she finds herself struggling to draw the line between her Alchemist teachings and what her heart is urging her to do. Then she meets alluring, rebellious Marcus Finch--a former Alchemist who escaped against all odds, and is now on the run. Marcus wants to teach Sydney the secrets he claims the Alchemists are hiding from her. But as he pushes her to rebel against the people who raised her, Sydney finds that breaking free is harder than she thought. There is an old and mysterious magic rooted deeply within her. And as she searches for an evil magic user targeting powerful young witches, she realizes that her only hope is to embrace her magical blood--or else she might be next. Praise for the Bloodlines series "We're suckers for it." --Entertainment Weekly "Stands out from the crowded vampire genre." --Associated Press "An obvious pick for the literary lover of all things bloodsucking." --MTV's Hollywood Crush Praise for the Vampire Academy series "Unique and mesmerizing. . . . this little gem is sure to be a hit. . . . Readers will bite on this series for some time to come." --VOYA "Absorbing. . . ." --Booklist "Truly engaging. . . ." --SLJ "A thrilling adventure. . . ." --TeensReadToo.comBook Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 2/12/2013Pages: 432Reading Level: Age 12 and Up
A classic ABC board book featuring the colorful wildlife illustrations of Charley Harper. Young children can learn their ABC's through the delightful and graphic images of animals created by American illustrator Charley Harper. This small gem is sure to become a classic, and is a beautifully designed and educational book for Harper fans, both young and old.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 11/17/2008Pages: 20Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
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