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Spring 2020

Black Holes in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Black holes are invisible because light cannot escape their gravity. Explore new techniques that astronomers use to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • Dewey: 523.8/875
Spring 2020

Comets and Asteroids in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Billions of comets and asteroids orbit the sun. Most travel through space far from Earth, but when the planet crosses… Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • Dewey: 523.44
Spring 2020

Planets in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Did you know that more than forty spacecraft have explored Venus? Or that some astronomers think an unknown planet might… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 523.4
Spring 2020

Space Gear in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Space suits protect astronauts during launches and landings and allow people to go on space walks. But astronauts need a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1080
  • Dewey: 629.47/7
Spring 2020

Space Machines in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Space is a dangerous place for humans. That's where robots and rovers come in! These cutting-edge space machines can… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • Dewey: 629.8/92
Spring 2020

Space Stations in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Humans first placed a space station in orbit around Earth in 1971. Construction of the International Space Station began… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 629.44/2
Spring 2020

Space Vehicles in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Landers, rockets, and capsules carry people and cargo to and from space. Modern space vehicles can go farther and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • Dewey: 629.44
Spring 2020

Stars and Galaxies in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Stars are unimaginably massive and hot, and galaxies have billions of them. Stars are born in enormous clouds of dust and gas and often die in violent explosions that cause space itself to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 523
Fall 2019

Bloodthirsty Vampires

From the Series Unexplained (Alternator Books ® )

Explore the possibility that vampires exist through historical evidence and popular theories. High-interest subject matter paired with creepy photos and illustrations will captivate readers. Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 398/.45
Fall 2019

Breakthroughs in Moon Exploration

From the Series Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® )

Did you know that twelve Americans have set foot on the moon? Or that the moon has mountains, one of them taller than any found on Earth? Striking photos and fast-paced, newspaper-like text… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 629.45/4
Fall 2019

Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® ) — Library Bound Set

From the Series Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® )

Set

This visually driven series focuses on current and future space missions. With dynamic imagery from NASA and SpaceX, each high-interest title reads like an attention-grabbing blog about space… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $117.28
  • Your Price: $87.96
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® ) — Paperback Set

From the Series Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® )

Set

This visually driven series focuses on current and future space missions. With dynamic imagery from NASA and SpaceX, each high-interest title reads like an attention-grabbing blog about space… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $39.96
  • Your Price: $37.96
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® ) — eBook Set

From the Series Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® )

Set

This visually driven series focuses on current and future space missions. With dynamic imagery from NASA and SpaceX, each high-interest title reads like an attention-grabbing blog about space… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $175.96
  • Your Price: $131.97
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Ghoulish Ghosts

From the Series Unexplained (Alternator Books ® )

Examine the evidence that makes the case for the existence of ghosts, from historical records to popular theories. High-interest subject matter and eerie images will keep readers engaged… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 133.1
Fall 2019

Mission HTML

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to learn HTML and use it to create a web page. HTML is a type of code that makes a set of letters, numbers, and symbols appear on your phone… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • Dewey: 006.7/4
Fall 2019

Mission JavaScript

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Introduce readers to JavaScript, a programming language that makes websites interactive. It lets us use search boxes, watch online videos, and more! A digital Page Plus feature allows readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 005.2/762
Fall 2019

Mission Python

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

The Python programming language can be used on any operating system. Readers will learn how it is used to process text, images, numbers, and more! A digital Page Plus feature invites readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: 005.13/3
Fall 2019

Mission Ruby

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Give readers hands-on coding experience as they learn about Ruby! Ruby is a programming language used by popular brands such as Hulu and Airbnb that lets coders build amazing websites and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 005.13/3
Fall 2019

Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® ) — Library Bound Set

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Dive into the fascinating world of coding languages! These titles walk new programmers through the basics of creating their own code. Hands-on learn-to-code activities accessed through an… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $117.28
  • Your Price: $87.96
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® ) — Paperback Set

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Dive into the fascinating world of coding languages! These titles walk new programmers through the basics of creating their own code. Hands-on learn-to-code activities accessed through an… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $39.96
  • Your Price: $37.96
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® ) — eBook Set

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Dive into the fascinating world of coding languages! These titles walk new programmers through the basics of creating their own code. Hands-on learn-to-code activities accessed through an… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $175.96
  • Your Price: $131.97
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Revolutionary Robots in Space

From the Series Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® )

Did you know robots beat humans to space by 10 years? Or that space robots can perform tons of cosmic tasks too dangerous for astronauts? Learn more about these amazing devices through cool… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • Dewey: 629.8/92
Fall 2019

Scary Alien Abductions

From the Series Unexplained (Alternator Books ® )

Learn about the mysterious phenomenon of alien abductions. Testimonies and theories are presented as potential proof of the existence of aliens who abduct humans. Eerie photos and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 001.942
Fall 2019

Spectacular Space Stations

From the Series Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® )

Did you know space stations have orbited Earth for decades? Or that people live in space on these giant labs? Learn more about space stations through incredible facts, photos taken aboard… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • Dewey: 629.44/2