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BISAC Subject JNF051000

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / General (see also headings under Animals or Technology)

Take a Closer Look at Bees

From the Series Core Content Science — Take a Closer Look

It seems they're everywhere. But scientists believe bees' survival is at risk. What has put bees at risk, and should we care? Imagine a world without these important pollinators and you'll… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • Dewey: 500

Take a Closer Look at Oil

From the Series Core Content Science — Take a Closer Look

Empires have been built from it. Wars have been fought for it. Imagine a world without oil. What alternatives do we have in a future with limited oil and other fossil fuels? Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: 500

Take a Closer Look at Plastic

From the Series Core Content Science — Take a Closer Look

Look around. Plastic is everywhere. But some experts say today's plastic will be in our landfills for thousands of years to come. Imagine a world without plastic. In some communities, it's a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: 500

Take a Closer Look at the Internet

From the Series Core Content Science — Take a Closer Look

It may be a parent's dream, but imagine life without the Internet or World Wide Web. Would airlines be able to fly? Would our nation's security be at risk? What can be done to safeguard the Internet? Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: 500

Tales of the Cryptids: Mysterious Creatures That May or May Not Exist

Everyone loves the stories of legendary creatures that just might really exist. This book relies on the latest information from cryptozoologists, experts who study these mysterious beings… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1160
  • ATOS: 8.0
  • Dewey: 001.944
Fall 2018

The Amazing World of Math — eBook Set

From the Series The Amazing World of Math

Set

Explore how math exists in the world and universe around us through highly visual photographic spreads. Bite-sized facts and amusing mathematical applications will keep young readers engaged… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $170.60
  • Your Price: $127.95
  • 4 titles
Fall 2018

The Amazing World of Math — Library Bound Set

From the Series The Amazing World of Math

Set

Explore how math exists in the world and universe around us through highly visual photographic spreads. Bite-sized facts and amusing mathematical applications will keep young readers engaged… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles

The Everglades

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Do you know a place that’s home to both manatees and panthers? Get ready for a trip to the Everglades! Many plants and animals live in this huge wetland. But why is the Everglades region also… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 975.9'39

The Grand Canyon

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Have you ever seen rocks that are more than two billion years old? Get ready to visit the Grand Canyon! Millions of people travel to Arizona to visit this amazing place each year. But just… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 979.1'32

The Great Lakes

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Do you know where to find the world’s largest freshwater lake? Or which lake has more than thirty thousand islands? Get ready to explore the Great Lakes! People rely on the lakes for food… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 977
Fall 2018

The Magic of Our World: From the Night Sky to the Pacific Islands with Favorite Disney Characters

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Read all four books in the Disney Learning Discovery Guide series in The Magic of Our World. Retail value of all 4 books at over $30.00. Some things seem like magic—until we find the science… Read More →

  • Dewey: 502

The Many Faces of George Washington: Remaking a Presidential Icon

"No picture accurately resembled him in the minute traits of his person . . . there was an expression of his face that no painter had succeeded in taking."—London's New Monthly Magazine in… Read More →

  • ATOS: 8.2
  • Dewey: 973.4'1092

The Night Sky

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Discovering Nature's Cycles

Every month a cycle happens in the sky. Read about the patterns of the moon and how it changes throughout each month. Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 523.3

The Pumpkin Book

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

"Narrator Polly Collier is very good. Her strong, clear voice makes her sound much like a teacher, and I appreciated her explanation to young listeners that she would be reading the text… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2

The Redwood Forests

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Have you ever seen a tree as wide as a house? What about one taller than a skyscraper? Get ready to explore the gigantic trees in the Redwood Forests! These amazing forests are located along… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 585'.2

The Rocky Mountains

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Did you know that the Rocky Mountains range is more than 3,000 miles long? It stretches all the way from Canada in the north to New Mexico in the south. Some people call them the "Backbone of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 917.8

The Sky Stirs Up Trouble: Tornadoes

From the Series Bel the Weather Girl

Tornado siren! Bel the Weather Girl and Dylan head to the basement. Dylan is scared the house will blow away! But soon the storm passes. Some storms make tornadoes, and some don't. Bel says… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 551.55'3

The Solar System through Infographics

From the Series Super Science Infographics

The enormous facts about our solar system can make your head spin! You hear about huge distances (like the 483 million miles separating the sun and Jupiter), huge timelines (it's been 14… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 523.2

The Space Shuttle

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

A fun introduction to an in-the-news vehicle, the space shuttle. In simple, easy-to-understand language, this title describes how the space shuttle is launched into orbit and how astronauts… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 629.44'1

Triceratops

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Beasts

Triceratops is one of the most iconic dinosaurs, but you might not know everything about this dinosaur . . . for example, did you know it had a birdlike beak? This book can help readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: 567.915/8

Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ™) — eBook Set

From the Series Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Readers will eat up these fun and browseable titles covering mind-blowing facts on everything from sports to technology. They're perfect for curious kids hungry for information! Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $213.25
  • Your Price: $159.94
  • 5 titles

Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ™) — Library Bound Set

From the Series Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Readers will eat up these fun and browseable titles covering mind-blowing facts on everything from sports to technology. They're perfect for curious kids hungry for information! Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $139.95
  • Your Price: $104.96
  • 5 titles

Tundra Food Webs in Action

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Is a Food Web?

Moose, lemmings, owls, wolves, bumblebees, and grizzly bears are some of the many animals that make up a tundra food web. But did you know that worms, beetles, mushrooms, and bacteria break… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 577.5'86

Up Close — Library Bound Set

From the Series Up Close

Set

Discover aspects of this amazing world through curious and fascinating up-close photography! Transform the ordinary into something extraordinary with exciting micro and macro photos. This… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles