BISAC Subject JNF051030

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology

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
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 500

The Secret Lives of Insects — eBook Set

Set

The lives and habits of insects can be truly incredible. Some, however, are so gross you probably won’t even want to read about them. Oh. . . . You Do? From a wasp that turns spiders into… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $143.96
  • Your Price: $107.97
  • 4 titles

The Secret Lives of Insects — Library Bound Set

Set

The lives and habits of insects can be truly incredible. Some, however, are so gross you probably won’t even want to read about them. Oh. . . . You Do? From a wasp that turns spiders into… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $106.60
  • Your Price: $79.95
  • 4 titles

Tooth by Tooth: Comparing Fangs, Tusks, and Chompers

From the Series Animal by Animal

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
Fall 2019

Unexplained (Alternator Books ® ) — eBook Set

From the Series Unexplained (Alternator Books ® )

Set

This absorbing series explores high-interest paranormal topics for middle grade readers. From ghostly specters to spontaneous human combustion, each title searches for answers to explain… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $263.94
  • Your Price: $197.96
  • 6 titles
Fall 2019

Unexplained (Alternator Books ® ) — Library Bound Set

From the Series Unexplained (Alternator Books ® )

Set

This absorbing series explores high-interest paranormal topics for middle grade readers. From ghostly specters to spontaneous human combustion, each title searches for answers to explain… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $175.92
  • Your Price: $131.94
  • 6 titles
Fall 2019

Unexplained (Alternator Books ® ) — Paperback Set

From the Series Unexplained (Alternator Books ® )

Set

This absorbing series explores high-interest paranormal topics for middle grade readers. From ghostly specters to spontaneous human combustion, each title searches for answers to explain… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $59.94
  • Your Price: $56.94
  • 6 titles
Fall 2019

Unplug with Science Buddies ® — eBook Set

From the Series Unplug with Science Buddies ®

Set

It’s time to turn off your device! This fun, maker-focused series features projects from project database creators Science Buddies® and encourages readers to step away from the screen and… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $170.60
  • Your Price: $127.95
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Unplug with Science Buddies ® — Library Bound Set

From the Series Unplug with Science Buddies ®

Set

It’s time to turn off your device! This fun, maker-focused series features projects from project database creators Science Buddies® and encourages readers to step away from the screen and… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Unplug with Science Buddies ® — Paperback Set

From the Series Unplug with Science Buddies ®

Set

It’s time to turn off your device! This fun, maker-focused series features projects from project database creators Science Buddies® and encourages readers to step away from the screen and… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $35.96
  • Your Price: $34.16
  • 4 titles

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

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
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 612

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
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 612

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

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