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Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Astronaut Training

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

How do astronauts prepare for their missions in space? What recent discoveries and innovations have changed how astronauts train? With a focus on STEM, fascinating sidebars, and up-to-date… Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • Dewey: 629.450068/3
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Black Holes Research

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Take a deep look into some of the most mysterious objects in the universe—black holes. Readers will explore the most up-to-date information available and be encouraged think critically about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 523.8/875
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Hubble Telescope Data

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

With a focus on STEM and late-breaking information, this book delves deep into the Hubble Space Telescope! How do scientists use the device? What are some of the recent discoveries we have… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 522/.2919
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Journey to Mars

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Take a voyage to the red planet! This book presents cutting-edge information about travelling to Mars and dives into related STEM topics. Sidebars and fascinating photos will thrill readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 629.45/53
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Space Tourism

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Take a trip into orbit with the most up-to-date information on space tourism. With a STEM-focused sidebars, engaging photos, and fascinating facts, this book enables readers to explore the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: 910.919
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge SpaceX News

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Blast off with SpaceX, the company that builds and launches rockets and spacecraft. Up-to-date information and fact-filled sidebars help readers explore the world's most exciting space-travel… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 338.4/7629478
Fall 2019

Exploring Checks and Balances

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

This timely introduction to checks and balances explores how the three branches of government work together. Historical context and examples illustrate the vision of our founding fathers for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • Dewey: 320.473/04
Fall 2019

Exploring Media and Government

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

Give readers an engaging look at the media and government, perfect for study ahead of the next presidential election. Historical background and modern examples of how the media and government… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 071/.3
Fall 2019

Exploring Voting and Elections

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

Provide readers with an engaging and relevant introduction to voting and elections leading into a presidential election year. Illustrate the importance of voting and how election outcomes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • Dewey: 324.973
Fall 2019

Exploring the Executive Branch

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

What are the functions of the Executive Branch of government? Sidebars, historical information, and modern examples of the Executive Branch in action illustrate how it works. Provide readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Dewey: 351.73
Fall 2019

Exploring the Judicial Branch

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

With the latest Supreme Court Justice confirmation process making headlines, this book provides readers with a relevant and timely introduction to the Judicial Branch. Learn how decisions… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 347.73
Fall 2019

Exploring the Legislative Branch

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Getting into Government

Prepare readers for the next presidential election with this engaging introduction to the Legislative Branch. Learn how the Legislative Branch enacts laws that impact your daily life through… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 328.73
Fall 2019

What Are Conspiracy Theories?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Learn all about conspiracy theories that have emerged from the past to today. This accessible overview introduces young readers to thinking critically about the information they may glean… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • Dewey: 001.9
Fall 2019

What Are Hoaxes and Lies?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Read about hoaxes and lies that have been spread in both the past and present, and learn how they have deceived people. Readers will discover tips on how to identify a hoax and learn to think… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
Fall 2019

What Are Satire and Parody?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Satire and parody existed long before modern times. Readers will get an invaluable overview of how to identify satire and parody and how to think critically about current events. Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
Fall 2019

What Is Propaganda?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Introduce readers to the concept of propaganda by analyzing examples from the past and present. This approachable overview includes tips on how to spot propaganda and how to respond to fake news. Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • Dewey: 303.3/75
Spring 2019

Climate Change and Air Quality

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change

Exhaust from cars and factories pollutes Earth's air more each day. But does our air quality contribute to Earth's changing climate? And can climate change affect the air we breathe? Discover… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 363.739/2
Spring 2019

Climate Change and Energy Technology

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change

Our climate is changing fast, partly because of our energy use. Everything from turning on a light to driving a car consumes energy. Can new energy technology help combat climate change?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 621.042028/6
Spring 2019

Climate Change and Extreme Storms

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change

Extreme storms like hurricanes and blizzards are happening more often. Is this because of climate change? Read this book to discover the relationship between storms and climate change. You… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • Dewey: 551.55
Spring 2019

Climate Change and Life on Earth

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change

Animals and plants all over the world are struggling to survive. Their food supply is decreasing, and their habitats are shrinking. Is climate change to blame? Discover how climate change… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 551.6
Spring 2019

Climate Change and Rising Sea Levels

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change

Rapidly increasing sea levels are endangering coastal wildlife and contributing to major floods worldwide. In the future, some coastal cities may even be underwater. But what is behind this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 551.45/8
Spring 2019

Climate Change and Rising Temperatures

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change

What's the difference between climate and weather? What effect do rising temperatures have on Earth? Read on to learn the answers to these questions and more. You'll find out how scientists… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: 551.6
Spring 2019

Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change — Library Bound Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change

Set

Are the number of extreme storms increasing? What happens when sea levels rise? What impact will new energy technology have? This series introduces readers to the causes and effects of… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $183.90
  • Your Price: $137.93
  • 6 titles
Spring 2019

Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change — Paperback Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Climate Change

Set

Are the number of extreme storms increasing? What happens when sea levels rise? What impact will new energy technology have? This series introduces readers to the causes and effects of… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $59.94
  • Temporarily out of stock
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