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Gender Identity: Beyond Pronouns and Bathrooms (Inquire & Investigate) Cover Image
By Christine Hallquist (Foreword by), Alexis Cornell (Illustrator)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781619307568
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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.


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.


The Acadia Files: Book Three, Winter Science Cover Image
By Katie Coppens, Holly Hatam (Illustrator)
$13.95
ISBN: 9780884486077
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - November 5th, 2019

In Book Three of the Acadia Files series, Acadia Greene carries her search for answers into winter.


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The Finest Hours (Young Readers Edition): The True Story of a Heroic Sea Rescue (True Rescue Series) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250044235
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Published: Square Fish - December 8th, 2015

This adaptation for young readers of The Finest Hours: The True Story of the US Coast Guard's Most Daring Sea Rescue by Michael J. Tougias and Casey Sherman tells the story of the shipwreck of two oil tankers and the harrowing Coast Guard rescue when four men in a tiny lifeboat overcame insurmountable odds and saved more than 30 stranded sailors.


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The Way Things Work Now Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780544824386
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2016

A New York Times Bestseller

Explainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The New Way Things Work to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives.


The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth: Understanding Our World and Its Ecosystems Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399580413
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Published: Ten Speed Press - September 18th, 2018

An illustrated tour of the planet exploring ecosystems large and small, from reefs, deserts, and rainforests to a single drop of water—from the New York Times bestselling author of Women in Science.
 


The Stars: A New Way to See Them Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780544763449
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - December 6th, 2016

This is a clear, vivid text with charts and maps showing the positions of the constellations the year round.


Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas Cover Image
By Jim Ottaviani, Maris Wicks (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781250062932
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Published: Square Fish - August 4th, 2015

Jim Ottaviani returns with an action-packed account of the three greatest primatologists of the last century: Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas. These three ground-breaking researchers were all students of the great Louis Leakey, and each made profound contributions to primatology—and to our own understanding of ourselves.


20 Makey Makey Projects for the Evil Genius Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781259860461
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Published: McGraw-Hill Education Tab - July 12th, 2017

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20 fun and inventive Makey Makey projects for Makers from beginner to expert


Illumanatomy: See inside the human body with your magic viewing lens (See 3 images in 1) Cover Image
By Carnovsky (Illustrator), Kate Davies
$30.00
ISBN: 9781786030511
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - October 5th, 2017

A 2019 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students: K–12 (National Science Teachers Association and the Children's Book Council).

An anatomy lesson like no other! Look inside the human body with the magic three-color lens and x-ray from head to toe to discover how your body works.


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. This nonfiction book is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 7 to 8, especially during homeschooling. It’s a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.


The Great American Dust Bowl Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781328740878
Availability: Backordered
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - 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


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