Children's Non-Fiction
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Janice Vancleave's Astronomy for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments That Really Work
Janice Vancleave's Astronomy for Every Kid
101 Easy Experiments That Really Work
Paperback      ISBN: 0471535737
An elementary science experiment book that provides young scientists with safe, workable astronomy projects
I Want to Be Somebody New!
I Want to Be Somebody New!
Hardcover      ISBN: 0394876164
Spot, the magical polka-dot leopard, becomes bored with his "spot" tricks and uses his magic to transform himself into somebody new
Ride a Purple Pelican
Ride a Purple Pelican
Hardcover      ISBN: 0688040314
A collection of short nonsense verses and nursery rhymes introducing such characters as Cincinnati Patty, Justin Austin and Pennington Poe
Icky Bug Counting Book
Icky Bug Counting Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0881064963
Introduces the characteristics and activities of insects and spiders from one zebra butterfly to twenty-six army ants, one for each letter of the alphabet
Baseball's Best: Five True Stories
Baseball's Best
Five True Stories
Paperback      ISBN: 0394809831
Examines the accomplishments of Babe Ruth, Joe DiMaggio, Jackie Robinson, Roberto Clemente, and Hank Aaron, all of whom were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame
The Paper Airplane Book
The Paper Airplane Book
Paperback      ISBN: 014030925x
Instructions for creating paper airplanes illuminate the principles of flight which apply to all aircraft
What's Happening to Me?
What's Happening to Me?
Paperback      ISBN: 0818403128
A sympathetic, honest treatment of the physical and emotional changes occurring during adolescence answers the questions children ask most often
The Country Artist: A Story About Beatrix Potter
The Country Artist
A Story About Beatrix Potter
Paperback      ISBN: 0876145098
A biography of the English author and illustrator who grew up during the Victorian era and whose detailed drawings of plants and animals found their way into her famous picture books
Building a House
Building a House
Paperback      ISBN: 0688093566
Brief text and illustrations describe the steps in building a house
Tree Is Nice
Tree Is Nice
Hardcover      ISBN: 0060261552
Both amusing and factual, this is a joyous account of what trees can mean to a child