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Jack Horner, Dinosaur Hunter! Cover Image
By Sophia Gholz, Dave Shephard (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534111196
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Published: Sleeping Bear Press - August 15th, 2021

When Jack Horner was a child, nothing fascinated him more than fossils. Dinosaur fossils to be exact. He hunted for them at every chance he got and dreamed of being a great paleontologist. But school was hard, reading was even harder, and he struggled to succeed like the other kids in his classes.


A Life Electric: The Story of Nikola Tesla Cover Image
By Azadeh Westergaard, Júlia Sardà (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593114605
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - July 27th, 2021

A lyrical biography of the eccentric engineer and inventor Nikola Tesla
 
“An elegant and enlightening look at a man who brightened the whole world.” –Booklist, starred review



Masterminds: Marie Curie Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781438089331
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Published: B.E.S. - July 13th, 2021

Meet the pioneers of S.T.E.A.M. and discover their fascinating life stories and inspirations with the Masterminds series.


Rosalind Franklin (Little People #65) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780711259577
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Published: Frances Lincoln Ltd - August 24th, 2021

In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Rosalind Franklin, the scientist who was crucial to the discovery of the double helix in DNA.


Masterminds: Leonardo DaVinci Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781438089348
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Published: B.E.S. - July 13th, 2021

Meet the pioneers of S.T.E.A.M. and discover their fascinating life stories and inspirations with the Masterminds series.


Leland Melvin Cover Image
By Miller, Amanda Quartey (Illustrator)
$29.93
ISBN: 9781731649294
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Published: Discovery Library - August 11th, 2021

Book Features:
- Ages 6-10, Grades 1-4
- 24 pages, 7 1/2 inches x 10 inches
- Simple, easy-to-read pages with full-color pictures
- Includes a time line and extension activity
- Reading/teaching tips and discussion questions included


Dr. Fauci: How a Boy from Brooklyn Became America's Doctor Cover Image
By Kate Messner, Alexandra Bye (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665902434
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 29th, 2021

The definitive picture book biography of Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and one of the most crucial figures in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Before he was Dr.


What Is the Coronavirus Disease COVID-19? (Who HQ Now) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593383612
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 22nd, 2021

The #1 New York Times Best-Selling series tells the story of how COVID-19, a coronavirus, was first identified and how it spread throughout the world in the new Who HQ Now format for trending topics.
 


Who Is Neil deGrasse Tyson? (Who Was?) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780399544361
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 1st, 2021

Discover how Neil deGrasse Tyson became one of the world’s most successful and well-known scientists in this new addition to the #1 New York Times bestselling series.


Thank You, Dr. Salk!: The Scientist Who Beat Polio and Healed the World Cover Image
By Dean Robbins, Mike Dutton (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374313913
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - June 22nd, 2021

Dr. Jonas Salk finds the cure for polio in this inspiring, educational, and timely nonfiction picture book.


Unforgotten: The Wild Life of Dian Fossey and Her Relentless Quest to Save Mountain Gorillas Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781426371851
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Published: National Geographic Kids - June 29th, 2021

Explore the fascinating life and legacy of groundbreaking primatologist and conservationist Dian Fossey, who made it her life's mission to study and protect mountain gorillas, in this powerful biography from award-winning author Anita Silvey.


Women in Science: Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593377642
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - June 22nd, 2021

The groundbreaking New York Times bestseller, Women in Science by Rachel Ignotofsky, comes to the youngest readers in board format