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The Electric War: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Light the World Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250120168
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 22nd, 2019

The spellbinding true account of the scientific competition to light the world with electricity.


Gender Identity: Beyond Pronouns and Bathrooms (Inquire & Investigate) Cover Image
By Maria Cook, Alexis Cornell (Illustrator), Christine Hallquist (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781619307599
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - April 16th, 2019

An informative and project-filled book for middle graders to explore the meaning and history behind LGBTQ rights movements, including biographies of key figures in gender and gay/lesbian history, the context behind today's transgender "bathroom wars" and dozens of activities and research ideas for perspectives and further learning.


Women and GIS: Mapping Their Stories Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781589485679
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Published: Esri Press - March 8th, 2019

Twenty-three stories about how ordinary girls with very different passions have become extraordinary women and made significant contributions to our world


The Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales from the Wild Side of Wildlife Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781541674080
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Published: Basic Books - April 30th, 2019

Mary Roach meets Bill Bryson in this uproarious tour of the basest instincts and biggest mysteries of the animal world


A Story of Medicine in 50 Discoveries: From Mummies to Gene Splicing (History in 50) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780884484110
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - January 15th, 2019

The 5,000-year-old Iceman discovered frozen in the Alps may have treated his gallstones, Lyme disease, and hardening of the arteries with the 61 tattoos that covered his body--most of which matched acupuncture points--and the walnut-sized pieces of fungus he carried on his belt.


Boying Up: How to Be Brave, Bold and Brilliant Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780525515999
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Published: Penguin Books - May 14th, 2019

A Story of Civilization in 50 Disasters: From the Minoan Volcano to Climate Change (History in 50) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780884487487
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - January 15th, 2019

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*2016 IBPA Benjamin Franklin Silver Award Winner*


I Just Keep Wondering: 121 Questions and Answers about Science and Other Stuff (I Always Wondered) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781943431441
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Published: Tumblehome Learning, Inc. - May 2019

Here you’ll find entertaining and expansive answers to 121 questions you didn’t even know you had, such as: Why can’t you tickle yourself? Why are cooking directions different at high altitude? Why does the full moon look really big on the horizon but smaller when it’s high in the sky?


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