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Color and Play: Jungle Animals Book  Reg:$19.99 Now:$16.95   (Save 15%)
About six percent of the earth’s surface is covered by jungle—a lush tropical region teeming with plants, many of which are poisonous. This makes jungles beautiful and dangerous places. And that’s before you consider the amazing animals that live there! Explore the jungles of the world and come face-to-face with fifteen of the most interesting animals of the rain forest with Color and Play: Jungle Animals. Kids can color the model pieces that accompany the book, punch them out, and fit them together to build a jaguar, a scarlet macaw, a blue morpho butterfly, and a caiman. Then, they’ll place them in the removable diorama to create a full jungle scene. They’ll also learn about red pandas, poison dart frogs, Bengal tigers, and green peacocks. With quick facts about each animal, maps to show where they commonly live, and full-color photos, Color and Play: Jungle Animals helps kids swing into the jungle!

Mammals (Smithsonian Handbooks)  Reg:$22.99 Now:$19.99   (Save 13%)
The most visually appealing guides to the natural world that one can buy. Packed with superb full-color photography, detailed descriptions, and highlights of key facts, Mammals is the latest addition to the Smithsonian Handbook series. Including more than 500 profiles each with its own spread, there isn't a more reliable identification guide on the market.
5.78 x 8.38in | 400 pages | ISBN 9780789484048 | 27 Mar 2002
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Eyewitness Books: Amphibian  Reg:$18.99 Now:$15.99   (Save 15%)
Discover the world of frogs, toads, newts, and salamanders, their natural history, habitats, and fascinating life-cycles. Frogs, toads, newts, salamanders, and the rare caecilians come in a stunning array of colours, shapes, sizes and habitats. They live both in water and on land and move in a great variety of ways from swimming, to hopping and even flying. With a series of specially commissioned photographs, Amphibian looks in close-up at the fascinating natural history of these creatures from the bright green, red-eyed treefrogs to dull, burrowing, worm-like caecilians; from startling black and yellow fire salamanders to tiny transparent glass frogs.
Hardcover | 8.89 x 11.41in | 72 pages | ISBN 9780756613808| 19 Sep 2005 | 8 - 12 years
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Insects (Smithsonian Handbooks)  Reg:$22.99 Now:$19.99   (Save 13%)
Packed with superb full-color photography, detailed descriptions, and highlights of key facts, Insects is a great addition to the Smithsonian Handbook series. Including hundreds of profiles each with its own spread, there isn't a more reliable identification guide on the market.
Paperback: flexiback | 5.78 x 8.38in | 400 pages | ISBN 9780789484048 | 13 Mar 2002 | Dorling Kindersley
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Eyewitness Books: Insect (with Clip-Art CD)  Reg:$18.99 Now:$15.99   (Save 15%)
Here is a spectacular and informative guide to the extraordinary world of insects. Superb color photographs of beetles, bugs, bees, butterflies, and more give the reader a unique "eyewitness" insight into the variety and complexity of insects, their structure, life cycles and behavior. See a queen wasp building her nest, a caterpillar devouring a leaf, a cockchafer beetle taking off, two stag beetles fighting over a mate, and a damselfly nymph emerging as an adult. Learn why bees make honey, how to identify insects, why leafcutter ants build underground nests, how diving beetles live and breathe in water, and how mosquitoes spread disease. Discover how a wasp's compound eyes work, which insects have ears on their knees, how wasp grubs feed on living caterpillars, how a butterfly can smell with its wings, and much, much more!
Hardcover and CD | 8.77 x 11.49in | 72 pages | ISBN 0756606926 | 02 Aug 2004 | 8 - 12 years
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Tiger Tales  Reg:$4.99 Now:$3.99   (Save 20%)
Hunter or hunted? How much longer will these magnificent beasts prowl the plant? These stories will touch your heart. The 48-page Level 3 books, designed for children who can read on their own, contain more complex sentence structure and more detail.
Hardcover | 5.70 x 9.01in | 48 pages | ISBN 9780789454232| 19 Apr 2000 | 5 - 8 years
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Eye Wonder: Bugs  Reg:$12.99 Now:$10.99   (Save 15%)
Enter the extraordinary empire of the creepy-crawly. From dung beetles to dragonflies, meet the neighbors you rarely see - but are essential to your life. A wealth of facts, combined with dramatic photography, ensures that Eye Wonders are the perfect educational start for young children. Eye Wonders is a groundbreaking reference series specially developed for younger children aged five plus. In a stunning style departure for DK, wonderful photography shows subjects within their natural setting, offering a whole new level of information through powerful images. Vocabulary is accessible to children aged five plus, with the meanings of new, subject-related words clearly explained. The series provides an excellent knowledge base on the natural world for children starting to learn. The combination of breathtaking visuals and informative, accurate text will hook even those children who usually avoid books.
Hardcover | 7.99 x 10.43in | 48 pages | ISBN 0789485524 | 03 May 2002 | 5 - 8 years
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Eye Wonder: Rain Forest  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.99   (Save 16%)
Prowl through the undergrowth and meet the amazing creatures that lurk there. Favorite animals such as tigers, snakes, and chimpanzees rub shoulders with marmosets, katydids, and sloths, and every animal is shown in its correct layer of the forest. Dramatic, atmospheric photography provides a wealth of visual information. Packed with facts and written in an accessible style, Eye Wonders are the perfect educational start for young children. A groundbreaking reference series specially developed for younger children aged five plus. In a stunning style departure for DK, wonderful photography shows subjects within their natural setting, offering a whole new level of information through powerful images. Vocabulary is accessible to children aged five plus, with the meanings of new, subject-related words clearly explained. The series provides an excellent knowledge base on the natural world for children starting to learn. The combination of breathtaking visuals and informative, accurate text will hook even those children who usually avoid books.
Hardcover | 7.99 x 10.43in | 48 pages | ISBN 0789478536 | 23 Jul 2001 | 5 - 8 years
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Journal of Discovery  Reg:$28.99 Now:$24.95   (Save 13%)
They were the men whose originality and genius were ahead of their time: Copernicus, Edison, Gutenberg, Watt, Lumiere, Marconi, and Bell. We all know their contributions — among them the printing press, the light bulb, and the telephone. They are milestones of the past and inventions that we still use today. Journal of Discovery is a unique collection of exquisite pop-ups and illustrations that celebrates these intellectual pioneers and their awe-inspiring works. Readers will learn about the Lumiere brothers, who made the first motion picture, and Marchese Marconi, who developed the first radio telegraph picture. They’ll find out how James Watt perfected the steam engine and how Johannes Gutenberg developed his innovative method of printing. They’ll learn how these ideas were received in the past, and how they continue to influence our present — and our future. A stunning gift for history buffs and budding inventors of all ages, Journal of Discovery is sure to fascinate and inspire.
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Play-Doh: Mama's Little Ducklings Book  Reg:$7.99 Now:$6.95   (Save 13%)
Mama Duckling has a colorful nest of eggs all ready to hatch, but the night before the big event, the littlest one goes rolling off on its own. In the morning, the eggs crack open and the ducklings waddle after their mom in a search of their wandering sibling. They look high and low, with Mama Duck asking all the creatures they encounter if they have seen the pink polka dotted egg. At long last they come upon the Easter Bunny. He knows exactly where the long-lost (and by now hatched) duckling is hidden! Adding to the fun of this feel-good tale are flaps that lift to uncover surprises—and a glimpse of the runaway duckling hidden in the artwork on every spread. This adorable book is the perfect pick for Easter . . . or any time of year!

Play-Doh: Counting Bunnies Book  Reg:$7.99 Now:$6.95   (Save 13%)
Busy bunnies get kids counting in this lively romp from one to ten. First there’s one bunny sitting all alone, then there are two bunnies chatting on the phone—and before you know it, there’s a whole bunch of bunnies doing everything from putting on a magic show to throwing a pool party! By the time the day is done, ten tired bunnies are tucked into bed. But funny bunnies aren’t the only things young readers can count on in this bright and fun-filled book—a closer look at every page reveals lots more opportunities to reinforce the featured number.

ChickaDEE Animal Adventures  Reg:$22.99 Now:$19.95   (Save 13%)
Featuring more than 150 creatures, chickaDee Animal Adventures crosses all continents and habitats to give children a rich understanding of animal characteristicks and behaviors. Packed with hundreds of stunning photographs and intriguing facts, this is a must have reference guide for any child curious about the animal kingdom.
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The Awesome Book of Bugs  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.95   (Save 17%)
Kids are fascinated by bugs! Reveals over 200 facts for kids of all gaes, including tales and theories of how bugs got their names, what they look like, and where they live.
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The Awesome Book of Sharks  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.95   (Save 17%)
Kids are fascinated by sharks! Reveals over 200 facts for kids of all gaes, including tales and theories of how sharks got their names, what they look like, and where they live.
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Capt'n Sharky on Prison Island Book  Reg:$17.99 Now:$14.99   (Save 16%)
Introducing Capt'n Sharky in his adventure Capt'n Sharky on Prison Island by Jutta Langreuter. This classic German character is coming to America with his high sea adventures. Meet the beloved pirate and read his story today! In this book, Capt'n Sharky goes out to sea to save his best buddy Michi from a mean pirate. Snuggle in with a Capt'n Sharky doll and read about bravery, comradery and friendship for a surprise ending you would not ever guess! Coppenrath Publishing house. Hardback with gold detailing.
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Hobby Farm Goats  Reg:$17.99 Now:$14.95   (Save 16%)
Experienced and novice goat owners alike will find this book filled with valuable information about the ins-and-outs of buying, raising and caring for these animals.
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Animal Kingdom (Interactive Explorer Book)  Reg:$17.99 Now:$14.95   (Save 16%)
Young explorers will learn about animal migration and the world's most amazing predators, but they'll especially enjoy the interactive features this book offers, including lift-up acetate pages, pull tabs, windows and wheels.
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Animal Alphabet Book  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.95   (Save 20%)
This interactive board book allows children to learn their ABC's with 26 durable sliding panels and a whole alphabet of colorful creatures. Kids will love reading this book and parents will love how their faces light up as they guess what creature will appear on the next page. With beautiful hand-drawn illustrations, it’s a fun and exciting way of learning the alphabet that kids will never tire of.
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Animal Numbers Book  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.95   (Save 20%)
This interactive board book teaches children numbers and counting with fun, durable sliding panels hiding colorful animals from around the world. Kids will love reading this book and parents will love how their faces light up as they see the animals that appear under every numbered panel. As the kids interact with each page, they'll learn numerals, number words, and the foundations of counting. With beautiful hand-drawn illustrations, it’s a fun and exciting way of learning numbers that kids will never tire of.
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Sounds of the Wild Forests  Reg:$19.99 Now:$16.95   (Save 15%)
Discover the hidden secrets of some of the world’s most intriguing forests and the animals that inhabit them. Explore incredible pop-up panoramas, and listen to the call of the cuckoo, the bellow of a majestic moose and the snarl of a cougar! Sounds of the Wild: Forest pairs the stunning artwork of Maurice Pledger with atmospheric sounds and elaborate pop-ups to bring forests around the world to life. Includes 5 pop-up panoramas: A Sunny Clearing: Deciduous forest in Europe The Forest Floor: Deciduous forest in Europe Deep in the North: Boreal forest in the northern U.S., near Canada Winter in the Forest: Deciduous forest in Russia Mountain Slopes: Mountainous landscape in the Rocky Mountains
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Eye Wonder: Reptiles  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.99   (Save 16%)
Explore a kingdom where the real dragons roam. Visit the many wonders of the reptile world, including flying snakes, underwater lizards, and rare dinosaur relatives. A wealth of facts, combined with dramatic photography, ensures that Eye Wonders are the perfect educational start for young children. Eye Wonders is a groundbreaking reference series specially developed for younger children aged five plus. In a stunning style departure for DK, wonderful photography shows subjects within their natural setting, offering a whole new level of information through powerful images. Vocabulary is accessible to children aged five plus, with the meanings of new, subject-related words clearly explained. The series provides an excellent knowledge base on the natural world for children starting to learn. The combination of breathtaking visuals and informative, accurate text will hook even those children who usually avoid books.
Hardcover | 7.95 x 10.43in | 48 pages | ISBN 0789485540 | 03 May 2002 | 5 - 8 years
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Eye Wonder: Whales and Dolphins  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.99   (Save 16%)
Take a trip under the sea with Eye Wonder: Whales and Dolphins. Discover everything a young reader would want to know about the majestic animals of the deep-where they live, what they eat, how they breed, the ways in which they are threatened by environmental factors and humans.
Hardcover | 7.95 x 10.43in | 48 pages | ISBN 9780789492692| 30 Jun 2003 | 5 - 8 years
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Big Book of Bugs  Reg:$17.99 Now:$14.99   (Save 16%)
Enjoy this up-close and personal book for young entomologists and all curious kids who are fascinated with bugs. Look right into a spider's eye and get tangled in its web! Marvel at the stunning pictures of teeny tiny creepy crawlies blown up to extraordinary sizes. Engaging annotations provide buggy facts and figures. Larger than life photographs of creepy crawlies include locusts, caterpillars, beetles, flies, grasshoppers, ants, praying mantis, and more!
Hardcover | 10.74 x 14.09in | 32 pages | ISBN 9780789465207| 09 Aug 2000 | 8 - 12 years
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Eyewitness Books: Butterfly and Moth  Reg:$18.99 Now:$15.99   (Save 15%)
Here is an original and exciting look at the natural history of butterflies and moths. Stunning real-life photographs provide a unique "eyewitness" view of the behavior of these complex and vividly beautiful insects, their structure and life cycle, where they live and feed, and how they protect themselves. See a butterfly emerging from its chrysalis, how silk moths make silk, a caterpillar eating its own eggshell, and butterflies that have become extinct. Learn how a caterpillar can frighten off predators, why some adult moths never eat, which butterfly migrates the length of a subcontinent, and how to breed butterflies and moths. Discover how a caterpillar transforms itself into a chrysalis, which butterfly lives with ants, why butterflies and moths often mimic each other, how a chrysalis can look like a dead leaf, and much, much more.
Hardcover | 8.81 x 11.41in | 64 pages | ISBN 0789458322 | 14 Jun 2000 | 8 - 12 years
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