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My Journey to the Stars Cover Image
By Scott Kelly, Andre Ceolin (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524763770
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 2017

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly was the first to spend an entire year in space Discover his awe-inspiring journey in this fascinating picture book memoir (the perfect companion to his adult book Endurance) that takes readers from Scott's childhood as an average student to his record-breaking year among the stars.


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Malala's Magic Pencil Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316319577
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 2017

Nobel Peace Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author Malala Yousafzai's first picture book, inspired by her own childhood.


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Before She Was Harriet Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780823420476
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Published: Holiday House - November 7th, 2017

A lush and lyrical biography of Harriet Tubman, written in verse and illustrated by an award-winning artist.


A Child Through Time: The Book of Children's History Cover Image
By Phil Wilkinson, Steve Noon (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781465444936
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - November 7th, 2017

An original look at history that profiles 30 children from different eras so that children of today can discover the lives of the cave people, Romans, Vikings, and beyond through the eyes of someone their own age.


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Her Right Foot Cover Image
By Dave Eggers, Shawn Harris (Artist)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781452162812
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 19th, 2017

"A friendly reminder of how America can be at its best." - Entertainment Weekly

If you had to name a statue, any statue, odds are good you'd mention the Statue of Liberty. Have you seen her?


The Incredible Cabinet of Wonders Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781787011045
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Published: Lonely Planet - October 17th, 2017

It's time to peek inside the world's most famous museums.

Welcome to Lonely Planet Kids' Incredible Cabinet of Wonders - the greatest little museum in the world 12 collectors, from toy makers and monster hunters, to sailors and archaeologists, have created their own themed cabinets and filled them with their favorite things.


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Trailblazers: 33 Women in Science Who Changed the World Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780399554186
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Published: Yearling Books - September 12th, 2017

Florence Nightingale. Sally Ride. Ada Lovelace. These names and others are etched in history and included here as part of an awe-inspiring collection of profiles of thirty-three of the most influential women in science--women whose vision, creativity, passion, and dedication have changed the world.


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Big Machines: The Story of Virginia Lee Burton Cover Image
By Sherri Duskey Rinker, John Rocco (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780544715578
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - September 5th, 2017

In this loving tribute to Virginia Lee Burton, the New York Times best-selling creators Sherri Duskey Rinker and John Rocco pay homage to the storied life of one of the most beloved creators in children's literature.


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Dangerous Jane Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781561459131
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Published: Peachtree Publishers - September 1st, 2017

More Girls Who Rocked the World: Heroines from ADA Lovelace to Misty Copeland Cover Image
By Michelle Roehm McCann, David Hahn (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781582706412
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - October 3rd, 2017

From the inspiring author of Girls Who Rocked the World comes another comprehensive collection of true, inspiring profiles of successful young women throughout history who made their mark on the world before turning twenty.


Egyptomania Cover Image
By Emma Giuliani (Illustrator), Carole Saturno
$27.99
ISBN: 9781786270917
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Published: Laurence King - October 3rd, 2017

Find out all about Ancient Egypt in this beautifully illustrated and innovative Lift The Flap book.

Learn what Ancient Egyptians wore, what's inside a pyramid, how a mummy is made and much much more by lifting the flaps and discovering the secrets hiding underneath.


1,000 Facts about the White House Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781426328732
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Published: National Geographic Society - September 26th, 2017

Welcome to the White House Go behind the scenes to get a 360-degree view of America's most famous president's residence, from how it was built in 1792 and the fire of 1812, to today's state dinners, celebrations, celebrity pets, and more.


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