BISAC Subject JNF051030

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology

Spring 2020

Cutting-Edge Brain Science

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Cutting-Edge STEM

What's the fastest, most complex computer we know of? The human brain. The latest in brain science comes straight out of science fiction, as researchers use artificial intelligence and neuron… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • Dewey: 612.8/2
Spring 2020

Cutting-Edge Medicine

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Cutting-Edge STEM

Will we one day be able to regrow limbs? 3-D print custom dentures? Wear a contact lens to monitor our health? It sounds like science fiction, but advances like these are driving real medical… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 610

Depression

From the Series USA TODAY Health Reports: Diseases and Disorders

Depression is a mental health disorder that affects the lives of millions. Statistics from the World Health Organization show that about 121 million people worldwide are clinically depressed… Read More →

  • Dewey: 616.85'27

Diabetes

From the Series USA TODAY Health Reports: Diseases and Disorders

Heart disease, hypertension, nerve damage, vision problems, liver damage…These are some of the complications of diabetes―a chronic and growing disease in which the body cannot use sugar… Read More →

  • Dewey: 616.4'62

Disgusting Animal Defenses

From the Series It's a Fact: Real Life Reads

In the animal kingdom, it's essential to have a good means of defense when something bigger than you wants to eat you. In this book, readers will meet a lizard that squirts blood from its… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 590

Disney Learning Discovery Books — eBook Set

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Set

Some things seem like magic—until we find the science behind them. Favorite Disney and Pixar characters bring STEAM to life. Engaging nonfiction text delivers the facts for report writers… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $383.92
  • Your Price: $287.94
  • 8 titles
Fall 2019

Disney Learning Discovery Books Fall 2019 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Set

Some things seem like magic—until we find the science behind them. Favorite Disney and Pixar characters bring STEAM to life. Engaging nonfiction text delivers the facts for report writers… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $127.96
  • Your Price: $95.97
  • 4 titles

Disney Learning Discovery Books — Library Bound Set

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Set

Some things seem like magic—until we find the science behind them. Favorite Disney and Pixar characters bring STEAM to life. Engaging nonfiction text delivers the facts for report writers… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $255.92
  • Your Price: $191.94
  • 8 titles

Disney Learning Discovery Books — Paperback Set

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Set

Some things seem like magic—until we find the science behind them. Favorite Disney and Pixar characters bring STEAM to life. Engaging nonfiction text delivers the facts for report writers… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $75.92
  • Your Price: $72.12
  • 8 titles

Ears

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Animal Traits

A very simple introduction to ears and some of the animals that have them. Read More →

El sistema óseo (The Skeletal System)

From the Series Libros sobre el cuerpo humano para madrugadores (Early Bird Body Systems)

The skeletal system is made up of bones. They support and protect your body and help it work. Some bones help you run, or pick up a pencil; others protect organs, like the skull, which… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2

Eye Color: Brown, Blue, Green, and Other Hues

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — What Traits Are in Your Genes?

What color are your eyes? Brown is the most common color. But some people have blue, green, gray, hazel, or amber eyes. What determines your eye color? Read this book to find out about how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 572.8

Eyes

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Animal Traits

Provides a simple introduction to eyes. Read More →

Facial Features: Freckles, Earlobes, Noses, and More

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — What Traits Are in Your Genes?

What facial features do you have? Freckles are a common feature. So are turned-up noses and unattached earlobes. What determines your facial features? Read this book to find out about how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 611'.92

Feathers

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings

See how birds use feathers for flight, warmth, camouflage, and much more. Read More →

  • Lexile: 340
  • Dewey: 598.147

Feet

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Animal Traits

Provides a simple introduction to feet. Read More →

  • Dewey: 591.47'9

First Step Nonfiction — Animal Traits — Paperback Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Animal Traits

Set

Beginning readers will enjoy discovering the traits shared by different animals. They will delight in learning that humans share some of those traits too! Full-color photographs support the text. Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $33.18
  • Your Price: $33.18
  • 7 titles

First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings

Set

This beginning reader series describes the different body coverings of familiar animals. Vibrant color photos correspond directly with each page's simple text to reinforce concepts and vocabulary. Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $233.25
  • Your Price: $174.94
  • 5 titles

First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings — eBook Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings

Set

This beginning reader series describes the different body coverings of familiar animals. Vibrant color photos correspond directly with each page's simple text to reinforce concepts and vocabulary. Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $179.95
  • Your Price: $134.96
  • 5 titles

First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings — Interactive Books Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings

Set

This beginning reader series describes the different body coverings of familiar animals. Vibrant color photos correspond directly with each page's simple text to reinforce concepts and vocabulary. Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $199.95
  • Your Price: $179.96
  • 5 titles

First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings — Library Bound Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings

Set

This beginning reader series describes the different body coverings of familiar animals. Vibrant color photos correspond directly with each page's simple text to reinforce concepts and vocabulary. Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $47.98
  • Your Price: $35.99
  • 2 titles

First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings — Paperback Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings

Set

This beginning reader series describes the different body coverings of familiar animals. Vibrant color photos correspond directly with each page's simple text to reinforce concepts and vocabulary. Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $33.20
  • Your Price: $33.20
  • 5 titles

Food Poisoning and Foodborne Diseases

From the Series USA TODAY Health Reports: Diseases and Disorders

Tainted peanuts, deadly hamburgers, recalled tomatoes. Every year new problems erupt with the safety of the foods we eat and water we drink. Widespread recalls occur when food becomes… Read More →

  • Dewey: 615.9'54

Fur

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Body Coverings

Some mammals have a little fur or hair, others have a lot! Learn how fur helps these animals survive. Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • Dewey: 599.7'147