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BISAC Subject JNF051030

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology

Taste

From the Series Science in Action: The Senses

How do you taste flavors? Why do some things taste nice, and some horrible? What is your favorite taste? Packed with games and activities, Science in Action: The Senses — Taste helps… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 610

The Human Body in 30 Seconds

From the Series Kids 30 Seconds

This book takes readers on an extraordinary journey through the human body. 30 key topics are explored with quick, bite-sized summaries and fast-track facts and information. With cool… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • Dewey: 612

The Human Brain in 30 Seconds

From the Series Kids 30 Seconds

From award-winning author, Clive Gifford, this is a wonderful and thorough exploration of the most complex and interesting organ of the body. The Human Brain in 30 Seconds is the ideal… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • ATOS: 6.8
  • Dewey: 500
Fall 2019

The Science of Super Powers: An Incredibles Discovery Book

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Can a human ever be as strong as Mr. Incredible—or as fast as Dash? Could you become invisible like Violet? Could your skin and muscles stretch like Elastigirl's? Could anyone become a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Dewey: 500

Tooth by Tooth: Comparing Fangs, Tusks, and Chompers

What animal would you be if a few of your teeth grew so long that they stuck out of your mouth even when it was closed? What would you be if your top canine teeth grew almost all the way down… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 599.9'43

Touch

From the Series Science in Action: The Senses

How important is touch? What can touch tell you about an object? How do you know what something feels like? Packed with games and activities, Science in Action: The Senses — Touch helps… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 610

Tourette Syndrome

From the Series USA TODAY Health Reports: Diseases and Disorders

Thousands of young people are diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome (TS) each year. TS is a disorder of the neurological system, causing uncontrollable sounds or movements called tics. TS peaks… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 616.8'3

Tuberculosis, 2nd Edition

From the Series Twenty-First Century Medical Library

One of the deadliest diseases healthcare workers fight today, tuberculosis (often called TB) infects the lungs of one-third of the world’s population and kills about 2 million people a year… Read More →

  • Dewey: 616.9'95

Unusual Traits: Tongue Rolling, Special Taste Sensors, and More

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

Can you roll your tongue into a U-shape? Some people can. But other people's tongues stay flat. What determines whether you can roll your tongue? Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 599.93'5

Vision: Nearsightedness, Farsightedness, and More

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

Do you see clearly? Or do faraway objects look blurry to you? Maybe objects in the distance look clear, but you have trouble reading close-up print. What determines how your vision works?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 612.8'4
Spring 2019

Wacky Things About the Human Body: Weird and amazing facts about our bodies!

From the Series Wacky Things

Did you know that a sneeze moves at about 100 mph? These unbelievably weird things about the human body seem too crazy to be true, but are! Whether amazing, silly, or just plain gross, these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
Spring 2019

Wacky Things Humans Do: Weird and amazing facts about our bodies!

From the Series Wacky Things

Did you know that an average person sheds up to 500 million skin cells a day? These unbelievably weird things about the human body that seem too crazy to be true, but are! Whether amazing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860

Wacky Things — Library Bound Set

From the Series Wacky Things

Set

With this series, readers will discover the weirdest and wackiest things from inventions throughout time to the human body and its functions. Some are gross, some are funny, and some are… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $223.92
  • Your Price: $167.94
  • 8 titles
Spring 2019

Wacky Things Spring 2019 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Wacky Things

Set

With this series, readers will discover the weirdest and wackiest things from inventions throughout time to the human body and its functions. Some are gross, some are funny, and some are… Read More →

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

Weight and Health

From the Series Twenty-First Century Medical Library

By some estimates, 25 percent of young people in the United States are either overweight or obese, a figure that has doubled in the last 30 years. In that time, the physical activities in our… Read More →

  • Dewey: 618.92'398

What Is Hearing?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

A fire alarm’s wail. A cat’s quiet purr Your ears let you hear all kinds of sounds, both loud and soft. But how do your ears work? And how does your sense of hearing help you? Read this book… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 612.8'5

What Is Sight?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

A green frog. An orange Popsicle. A flashing “walk” sign. Your eyes let you see everything around you. But how do your eyes work? And how does your sense of sight help you? Read this book to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 612.8'4

What Is Smell?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

The sweet smell of roses. The rotten smell of garbage. Your nose lets you smell these scents and more. But how does your nose work? And how does your sense of smell help you? Read this book… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 612.8'6

What Is Taste?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

Salty popcorn. Sweet watermelon. Your tongue lets you taste these things and more. But how does your sense of taste work? And how does it help you? Read this book to find out! Learn all about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 612.8'7

What Is Touch?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

A furry dog. A scaly lizard. Your sense of touch lets you feel these things and more. But how does your sense of touch work? And how does it help you? Read this book to find out! Learn all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: 612.8'8

Why We Go to the Dentist

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

Teeth need lots of brushing and flossing to stay healthy—but why? Going to the dentist helps us learn more about the importance of clean teeth! Lively, carefully leveled text, age-appropriate… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • Dewey: 617.6

Why We Go to the Doctor

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

Germs sometimes make us sick, and sometimes we get hurt. Where do you go when that happens? The doctor! Find out how a doctor's visit keeps you healthy. Lively, carefully leveled text… Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • Dewey: 610.69/6

Wings

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Animal Traits

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  • Dewey: 591.47'9

Your Bones

From the Series Science in Action: The Human Body

How many bones are in your body? Which bone protects your brain? What are bones made of? Find out everything you need to know about your bones! Discover which bone protects your brain… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 571