5 Kinds of Nonfiction

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50 Space Missions that Changed the World

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

Since the first space mission in 1957, there have been many pivotal missions that have made new discoveries and pushed the boundaries of our knowledge. Revisit 50 milestone missions including Read More →

  • Lexile: 1020
  • Dewey: 520
  • Copyright: 2020

50 Things to Know about the International Space Station

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

This book tells young readers everything they want to know about what life is like in space. The focus is on international collaboration. It details how men and women in space celebrate the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 520
  • Copyright: 2021

50 Things to See on the Moon: A First-Time Stargazer's Guide

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

Have you always wanted to explore the Moon like Neil Armstrong or the eleven other astronauts who have walked on its surface? You can tour the Moon from your own backyard with a small… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1190
  • Dewey: 520
  • Copyright: 2019

50 Things to See with a Telescope: A Young Stargazer's Guide

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

This book explains everything needed to jumpstart a journey in astronomy. Readers will learn how to identify constellations, planets, stars, galaxies, nebulae, and more. Inquisitive… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • Dewey: 523
  • Copyright: 2019

50 Things You Didn't Know about Ancient Egypt

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Learn all about Pharaohs and daily life (and death) in Ancient Egypt. Discover 3,000 years of an ancient civilization through amazing and amusing facts about daily life, afterlife, and how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1120
  • Dewey: 932.01
  • Copyright: 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about Ancient Greece

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Explore vending machines and flushing toilets in Ancient Greece. Discover the amazing and amusing marvels this fascinating ancient civilization has given us from democracy to geometry. Read More →

  • Lexile: 1040
  • Dewey: 938.01
  • Copyright: 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about Ancient Rome

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Explore daily life in Ancient Rome from the Colosseum to commode and how this powerful empire ruled much of the world for more than 1,000 years. Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • Dewey: 937
  • Copyright: 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about Colonial America

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Toothless at twenty in Colonial America? Discover some of the most amazing and amusing facts about life in Colonial America and how the pilgrims survived it all. Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • Dewey: 973.2
  • Copyright: 2020
6 titles

50 Things You Didn't Know About — Hardcover Set

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

This fun and engaging series lets readers explore a new topic, broaden their knowledge on a favorite subject, or just have a few laughs. Each book in this series is filled with facts and… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2020
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $167.94
  • Your Price: $125.96
  • 6 titles

50 Things You Didn't Know about the Middle Ages

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

From castles and knights to the danger of bathroom breaks in the Middle Ages, readers discover amazing and amusing facts about cleaning up–or not–during the Middle Ages. Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • Dewey: 940.1
  • Copyright: 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about the Old West

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

The American West was once an unexplored frontier and the home of thousands of American Natives. Explore the Old West—from fool's gold to buckaroos—with amazing facts about Cowboys and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 978.02
  • Copyright: 2020
Spring 2023 6 titles

50 Things You Should Know About — Hardcover Set

From the Series 50 Things You Should Know About

The 50 Things You Should Know About series explores important topics from science to technology to art in 50 bite-sized chunks. Packed with facts, diagrams, infographics, and photos, this… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $215.94
  • Your Price: $161.95
  • 6 titles
Spring 2023

50 Things You Should Know About Inventions

From the Series 50 Things You Should Know About

In the ancient world, philosopher Archimedes designed new machines for farming. During the Renaissance, artist Leonardo da Vinci sketched his ideas for wondrous flying machines. Scientist… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023
Spring 2023

50 Things You Should Know About Music

From the Series 50 Things You Should Know About

From the rock and pop of Western youth culture to the haunting sounds of traditional Mongolian throat singers, all humans in all parts of the world make music. Its harmonies affect us in a… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023
Spring 2023

50 Things You Should Know About Space

From the Series 50 Things You Should Know About

What exactly goes on at the International Space Station and why does the Earth spin? Just how big is our galaxy and how did the Moon form? From constellations to space shuttles, Space is as… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023
Spring 2023

50 Things You Should Know About the Environment

From the Series 50 Things You Should Know About

From the icy poles to the evergreen rainforests, life has found a way to flourish in nearly every environment on Earth. This book explores the startling discoveries of new life forms in… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023
Spring 2023

50 Things You Should Know About the Human Body

From the Series 50 Things You Should Know About

The human body is complicated and incredible! The many parts of the body form a network of systems that work together to keep you alive and active. Each chapter focuses on a different… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023
Spring 2023

50 Things You Should Know About the Vikings

From the Series 50 Things You Should Know About

Known for their vicious raids, love of treasure, and fierce warriors: the Vikings were the most feared invaders of the Medieval period. For 300 years, they terrorized the world in their hunt Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023
Fall 2022

60 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet

Sixty remarkable Americans and their inspiring stories are included in this unique book. Intended as a starting point for learning more about these important American heroes, each biography… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • Dewey: 920.073
  • Copyright: 2023

97 Things to Do Before You Finish High School

Being in high school is about a lot more than going to high school. It's about discovering new places, new hobbies, and new people—and opening your eyes to the world. This book is about the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 646.700835
  • Copyright: 2008

Aaron Donald

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Aaron Donald's size, speed, and strength make him one of the toughest defensive linemen in football. See how the Los Angeles Rams player reached the NFL, what he does to stay strong, and much more. Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 796.33092 [B]
  • Copyright: 2022

Aaron Judge

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Aaron Judge broke a thirty-year-old MLB record and won the home run derby—as a rookie. And he shows no signs of slowing down. Sports fans will love this high-action book about one of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 796.357092 [B]
  • Copyright: 2019

Aaron Rodgers

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Many people believed NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers would quickly become a star when he joined the Green Bay Packers in 2005. But as the backup to Brett Favre, Aaron didn't get to play much… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.332092
  • Copyright: 2012

Aaron Rodgers

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Aaron Rodgers is the star quarterback for the Green Bay Packers, and he has the stats to prove it. He reached 300 touchdown passes faster than any other quarterback in NFL history. Even… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]
  • Copyright: 2019