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Nic Bishop Spiders
Series: Nic Bishop
by Nic Bishop Illustrated by Nic Bishop
Exciting new reader from Nic Bishop! There are more than 38,000 types of spiders. They live almost everywhere, even in your basement! Spiders have eight legs and fangs. They spin silk into webs — and use the webs to catch their dinner!
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Picture Book: $12.59

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Nic Bishop Butterflies and Moths
Series: Nic Bishop
by Nic Bishop Illustrated by Nic Bishop

Another fascinating close-up look at the wonders of the natural world from Sibert Honor photographer Nic Bishop.

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Picture Book: $12.59

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In Their Own Words: Thomas Edison
by George Sullivan
"I find out what the world needs. Then I go ahead and try to invent it." With these words, Thomas Edison explains how he developed ideas and turned them into useful inventions. Although he is most famous for inventing the light bulb, Edison is credited with hundreds of inventions.
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Did It Take Creativity to Find Relativity, Albert Einstein?
by Gilda Berger , Melvin Berger Illustrated by Brandon Dorman
A friendly writing style, attractive design, and rigorous standards for research will make this the perfect introduction to Albert Einstein for younger readers.
From being a mediocre high school student in Germany to becoming a world-renowned physicist living in Princeton, N.J., the life and work of Albert Einstein is
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Paperback Book: $3.99

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Electric Storm
by Anne Capeci Illustrated by Hope Gangloff

Get ready for some serious science fun when the Friz takes the kids on an electrifying adventure into an electric storm!

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Paperback Book: $3.99

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The Magic School Bus Gets Caught in a Web
by Jeanette Lane Illustrated by Ted Enik
When Ms. Frizzle's class is learning about spiders, they take a trip to meet a spider expert but discover that she's missing. Then the bus turns into a moth, and the class gets a very close look at some spiders and their webs.
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Paperback Book: $3.19

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How Things Work
by Claire Llewellyn Illustrated by Arthur Phillips

Covering all the basic questions a young child may have about the who, what, why, and especially the how of everyday things, this reference focusses on how things are made, built, refined, and used by people.

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Paperback Book: $6.36

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