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Doodle It: Creepy Critters  Reg:$14.99 Now:$12.95   (Save 13%)
Kids who love to wriggle, squirm, and draw abuzz with excitement over Doodle It: Creepy Critters. This clever new book lets creative kids complete more than 100 squiggly doodles, including decorating ladybugs, drawing enormous spiders, filling a slimy sewer and much more. Comes with 100 reusuable stickers. NYP 8/1/10
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Viewfinder: Insects  Reg:$22.99 Now:$19.95   (Save 13%)
Kids can explore like never before with this new series. Use the unique removable magnifier to take a closer look at extraordinary photos and eye-popping digital illustrations. Interactive elements include flaps to lift and slider panels with comparative exercises. NYP 10/1/10
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Animal Adventures: Ocean Book  Reg:$25.99 Now:$21.95   (Save 15%)
This captivating play set is designed to teach children about the exotic mysteries of ocean life. A 40-page book packed with intriguing facts and activities provides a foundation for appreciating the powerful ocean and the life there. Children’s learning is reinforced through play with six press-out model figures of sea animals to assemble, an underwater diorama play scene, and removable stickers so they can dive in and re-create new scenes! Animal Adventures: Ocean makes a great gift for young learners, and will keep little hands and minds busy for hours!

Animal Adventures: Rain Forest Book  Reg:$25.99 Now:$21.95   (Save 15%)
This delightful play set is designed to teach children about the wonderful mysteries of the rain forest. A 40-page book packed with amazing facts and activities provides a basic understanding and foundation for appreciating the rain forest, which is quickly disappearing. Their learning is reinforced through play with six press-out model figures of animals to assemble, a diorama play scene, and removable stickers so they can change the dioramas as much as their little hearts desire! Animal Adventures: Rain Forest is sure to keep little hands and minds busy for hours!

Uncover It Series: Uncover A Cat  Reg:$21.99 Now:$18.95   (Save 13%)
Combining the best elements of a book with three-dimensional layered models to help readers truly "uncover" the mysteries of what makes things work, the Uncover It series introduces a whole new approach to learning. The series' fascinating three-dimensional presentation allows for in-depth, hands-on exploration of the subject at hand. Each detailed and fact-filled spread features colorful illustrations and a section of the model that deconstructs and rebuilds the subject layer-by-layer, system-by-sytem, with each turn of the page. 10.25 in. x 11.75 in.; 16 pages; Full-color illustrations; Ages 8+.
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Hobby Farms Livestock: Beef Cattle  Reg:$17.99 Now:$14.95   (Save 16%)
The Hobby Farms Livestock series is dedicated to the care and keeping of these animals for fun, fiber, meat and profit. It provides expert advice on how to choose, raise and keep these animals on a small-scale farm, covering everything from choosing a breed to breeding concersna dn health issues.
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Hobby Farms Livestock: Chickens  Reg:$17.99 Now:$14.95   (Save 16%)
The Hobby Farms Livestock series is dedicated to the care and keeping of these animals for fun, fiber, meat and profit. It provides expert advice on how to choose, raise and keep these animals on a small-scale farm, covering everything from choosing a breed to breeding concersna dn health issues.
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Hobby Farms Livestock: Rabbits  Reg:$17.99 Now:$14.95   (Save 16%)
The Hobby Farms Livestock series is dedicated to the care and keeping of these animals for fun, fiber, meat and profit. It provides expert advice on how to choose, raise and keep these animals on a small-scale farm, covering everything from choosing a breed to breeding concersna dn health issues.
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Hobby Farm Pigs  Reg:$17.99 Now:$14.95   (Save 16%)
Experienced and novice 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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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!

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.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Eyewitness Books: Horse  Reg:$18.99 Now:$15.99   (Save 15%)
Here is an original and exciting guide to the fascinating world of horses and ponies. Stunning, real-life photographs of horses, ponies, donkeys, mules, and zebras offer a unique "eyewitness" view of these remarkable animals, their natural history and role in civilization. See an authentic Wells Fargo stagecoach, a 19th-century woman riding sidesaddle, a performing circus horse, and a real-life jousting tournament. Learn why horses flatten back their ears, how a blacksmith shoes a horse, how horses have been used in wartime, and how a horse's teeth show its age. Discover why a zebra has stripes, which wild asses are now extinct, what a Roman horseshoe looked like, the difference between an English and a Western saddle, what makes horses race, and much, much more.
Hardcover Book: Book and CD | 9.25 x 6.25in | 72 pages | ISBN 9780756637750 | 30 Jun 2008 | Dorling Kindersley | 8 - 18
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Gorillas by Seymour Simon  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.99   (Save 20%)
Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institution to bring you an updated edition of his classic full-color photographic introduction to these fascinating animals. br> Paperback • Trim: 10 x 10 • Pages: 32 • Picture Book Nonfiction • Ages: 5 to 9 • Grades: K up
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Wolves by Seymour Simon  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.99   (Save 20%)
Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institution to give you the real story about this mythical and legendary animal in an updated edition of his classic full-color photographic introduction.
• Trim: 10 x 10 • Pages: 32 • Picture Book Nonfiction • Ages: 5-9 • Grades: K-3
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Snakes by Seymour Simon  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.99   (Save 20%)
Exceptional nonfiction for children from two of the most trusted names in science education: Seymour Simon and the Smithsonian Institution. "Snakes hold a fearful fascination (and) Simon intensifies our interest with (mesmerizing) facts on where various snakes live, how they reproduce, their role in keeping down rodents. However many books you have on the subject, it’s hard to turn down one as informative and visually stunning as this one." -- Booklist
Paperback • Trim:10x10 • Pages: 32 • Picture Book Nonfiction • Ages: 5-8 • Grades: K-3
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