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Blood, Bullets, and Bones: The Story of Forensic Science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062387639
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 20th, 2018

Blood, Bullets, and Bones provides young readers with a fresh and fascinating look at the ever-evolving science of forensics.


Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918 Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781101931462
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 9th, 2018

From National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin comes a fascinating look at the history and science of the deadly 1918 flu pandemic--and the chances for another worldwide pandemic.


Dr Huxley's Bequest: A History of Medicine in Thirteen Objects Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780648165132
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Published: Michelle Cooper - January 15th, 2018

A mysterious bequest sends Rosy and Jaz on a race against time to identify thirteen strange and wonderful objects - which turn out to tell the story of medicine, from the superstitions of ancient Egypt to the modern-day ethical dilemmas of genetic testing.

Can unicorns cure leprosy?


I Always Wondered about That: 101 Questions and Answers about Science and Other Stuff Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781943431298
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Published: Tumblehome Learning, Inc. - December 1st, 2017

Larry Scheckel is an award-winning science teacher and lecturer who makes complex topics simple to understand.


The Great American Dust Bowl Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781328740878
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 10th, 2017

* "A complete visual package." --Booklist, starred review On a clear, warm Sunday, April 14, 1935, a wild wind whipped up millions upon millions specks of dust to form a duster--a savage storm--on America's high southern plains. The sky turned black, sand-filled winds scoured the paint off houses and cars, trains derailed, and electricity coursed through the air.


Illumanatomy: See Inside the Human Body with Your Magic Viewing Lens Cover Image
By Carnovsky (Illustrator), Kate Davies
$30.00
ISBN: 9781786030511
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - October 5th, 2017

An anatomy lesson like no other Look inside the human body with the magic three-colour lens and x-ray from head to toe to discover how your body works. Use the red lens to reveal the skeleton, the green to see the muscles working, and x-ray your organs with the blue lens to find out what they do day and night to keep you alive.


Life on Surtsey: Iceland's Upstart Island (Scientists in the Field) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780544687233
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - November 14th, 2017

On November 14, 1963, a volcano fifteen miles off the shore of Iceland exploded under the sea, resulting in a brand-new island. Scientists immediately recognized Surtsey for what it was: an opportunity to observe the way life takes hold.


When I Was a Turkey: Based on the Emmy Award-Winning PBS Documentary My Life as a Turkey Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781627793858
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - November 7th, 2017

When I Was a Turkey is a middle-grade adaptation of the remarkable true story of a naturalist who raised a flock of wild turkeys using imprinting.


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The Elephant Whisperer (Young Readers Adaptation): My Life with the Herd in the African Wild Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781627793094
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - October 24th, 2017

When Lawrence Anthony was asked to accept a rogue herd of elephants in his reserve in South Africa, it was the last chance for these elephants. If Anthony didn't take them, they would be shot. But he had no experience with elephants at all. What was he to do?

Take them on, of course


Sally Ride: A Photobiography of America's Pioneering Woman in Space Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250129611
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Published: Square Fish - October 17th, 2017

A fascinating glimpse into the life of the first American woman in space, with gorgeous black-and-white and color photographs.


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