Home>Books>Educational Books

Browse
 








Product Finder
Keyword:
Price: $ -

Color:



Category:
All
Educational Books (82)
Clearance (21)
Insect Books (8)
Snake Books (7)
Butterfly Books (6)
Lizard Books (6)
Turtle Books (6)
Tiger Books (6)
Other Bird Books (6)
Penguin Books (6)

Brand:
All
Perseus (Silver Dolphin Books) (37)
DK Publishing (37)
HarperCollins (7)
Zatnick (1)

82 Products
  • Items Per Page:
  • 24
  • 48
  • 96
  • View:

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
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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.
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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.
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Visual Encyclopedia: Dinosaurs  Reg:$14.99 Now:$12.99   (Save 13%)
With more than 1,000 full-color photographs, diagrams, charts, cutaway drawings, and detailed illustrations in each book, DK's Visual Encyclopedias cover everything you've ever wanted to know about animals, dinosaurs, and science.
5.47 x 6.49in | 512 pages | ISBN 9780756608583 | 18 Apr 2005 | 8 - 12 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Eye Wonder: Dinosaur  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.99   (Save 16%)
Step back in time to an age when dinosaurs rules the Earth. Find out about gentle Jurassic giants and the terrifying Tyrannosaurus rex. Marvel at fearsome packs of Velociraptors with their switchblade claws, and spy on herds of Hadrosaurs sporting colorful crests. 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. Eye Wonder 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 9780789478511| 09 Jul 2001 | 5 - 8 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Eye Wonder: Mammals  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.99   (Save 16%)
Offering a new level of information through powerful visuals, the Eye Wonder reference series was specially developed for children ready for their first books about the natural world. Full-color photography is matched with clearly written text to build a foundation for advanced exploration and help show children a stunning new view of the world.
Hardcover | 7.99 x 9.05in | 48 pages | ISBN 0789488698 | 11 Oct 2002 | 5 - 8 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Eye Wonder: Big Cats  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.99   (Save 16%)
Prowl into the wild and exciting world of big cats. From lounging leopards to the king of beasts, explore the super senses of big cats. 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 | 7.91 x 10.43in | 48 pages | ISBN 9780789485489| 03 May 2002 | 5 - 8 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Eye Wonder: Birds  Reg:$11.99 Now:$9.99   (Save 16%)
Fly with amazing birds over deserts, seas, woodlands, and lush rainforests. From pink flamingos to chattering parrots and racing roadrunners, there are lots of feathered friends to meet. 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 | 7.91 x 10.43in | 48 pages | ISBN 0789485508 | 03 May 2002 | 5 - 8 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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.
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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.
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Big Cats by Seymour Simon  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.99   (Save 20%)
The grace and power of big cats— lions, tigers, leopards, jaguars, cheetahs, pumas, and snow leopards— are captured in full-color photographs and a text that explores how they hunt, care for their young, and rest in their varied natural habitats. “The combination of action shots and the author’s practiced, informal style will win the attention of young readers, with whom Simon charges the future of big cats.” — Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
Paperback • Trim: 10 13/16 x 9 • Pages: 40 • Picture Book Nonfiction • Ages: 5-8 • Grades: K-3 • Series: HarperTrophy • Release Date: 2/4/1994
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Crocodiles & Alligators by Seymour Simon  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.99   (Save 20%)
The latest picture book in Seymour Simon's animal series features these these most feared of predators, who have been around since the time of the dinosaurs.
Paperback • Trim: 11 x 9 • Pages: 32 • Picture Book Nonfiction • Ages: 5 up-9 • Grades: K up-4
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Sharks by Seymour Simon  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.99   (Save 20%)
A deep dive into shark-infested waters, with spine-tingling photographs and a text that explores what makes these remarkable and often misunderstood creatures so fascinating.
Paperback • Trim: 10 x 10 • Pages: 32 • Picture Book Nonfiction • Ages: 5-9 • Grades: K-4
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Whales by Seymour Simon  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.99   (Save 20%)
An updated edition of WHALES published in conunction with the Smithsonian Institution.
Paperback • Trim: 10 x 10 • Pages: 40 • Picture Book Nonfiction • Ages: 5-9 • Grades: K-4
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
The Kids' Horse Book  Reg:$9.99 Now:$7.95   (Save 20%)
Packed full of information about the pony and horse breeds, useful advice on grooming and basic rising techniques, fascinating facts, and more. Parents and children alike will enjoy this helpful and entertaining book about one of the world's best-loved animals.
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
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.
Out of Stock.
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.
Out of Stock.
DK Pockets: Mammals  Reg:$8.99 Now:$6.99   (Save 22%)
DK Pockets is a major series of reference guides, small enough to fit in a pocket but comprehensive enough to provide an in-depth look at each subject. Pockets may be compact, but they are bursting with text and pictures. Within the covers, the enthusiast will find essential facts on the subject, plus a valuable reference section packed with charts and lists. These highly collectible guides are fascinating and easy-to-use mini-information books that gather everything you need to know about a subject-and put it in your pocket!
Paperback | 3.93 x 5.15in | 128 pages | ISBN 9780789434173 | 21 Sep 1998 | Dorling Kindersley
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
DK Pockets: Reptiles  Reg:$8.99 Now:$6.99   (Save 22%)
DK Pockets is a major series of reference guides, small enough to fit in a pocket but comprehensive enough to provide an in-depth look at each subject. Pockets may be compact, but they are bursting with text and pictures. Within the covers, the enthusiast will find essential facts on the subject, plus a valuable reference section packed with charts and lists. These highly collectible guides are fascinating and easy-to-use mini-information books that gather everything you need to know about a subject-and put it in your pocket!
Paperback | 3.85 x 5.07in | 128 pages | ISBN 9780789495952 | 21 Jul 2003 | Dorling Kindersley | 8 - 12 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
DK Pockets: Cats  Reg:$8.99 Now:$6.99   (Save 22%)
Find out what breed of cat has no hair, why cats walk on their toes, which cats dive into water to hunt fish and more in this invaluable reference that is bursting with facts and full-color pictures.
Paperback | 3.38 x 5.03in | 128 pages | ISBN 9780789495907 | 21 Jul 2003 | Dorling Kindersley | 8 - 12 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
DK Pockets: Dinosaurs  Reg:$8.99 Now:$6.99   (Save 22%)
As the largest land animals that ever lived, the dinosaurs ruled the Earth for over 160 million years before becoming extinct. Find out Sauropods, Theropods, Stegosaurs, and more in this compact and comprehensive guide.
Paperback | 4.88 x 5.11in | 160 pages | ISBN 9780789495891| 21 Jul 2003 | Dorling Kindersley | 8 - 12 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
DK Pockets: Horses  Reg:$8.99 Now:$6.99   (Save 22%)
Did you know that 60 million years ago the first horses ran on the plains of North America or that horses are social creatures that prefer to live in groups? Find everything and anything you ever wanted to know about horses in this pocketful of knowledge.
Paperback | 3.81 x 5.03in | 160 pages | ISBN 9780789495884 | 21 Jul 2003 | Dorling Kindersley | 8 - 12 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!  Reg:$4.99 Now:$3.99   (Save 20%)
Longer sentences and an expanded vocabulary make this series of 48-page books slightly more challenging: Level 2 is appropriate for children who have started to read but still need help. Information boxes full of background information will stimulate inquisitive minds. These books contain between 700 and 850 words, and they are approximately 70 percent pictures and 30 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
Paperback | 5.98 x 9.01in | 32 pages | ISBN 0789434385 | 15 Sep 1998 | 5 - 8 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Dinosaur Dinners  Reg:$4.99 Now:$3.99   (Save 20%)
It was eat or be eaten in the days of the dinosaurs. Step back in time and let them tell you themselves! Longer sentences and an expanded vocabulary make this series of 48-page books slightly more challenging: Level 2 is appropriate for children who have started to read but still need help. Information boxes full of background information will stimulate inquisitive minds. These books contain between 700 and 850 words, and they are approximately 70 percent pictures and 30 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
Paperback | 5.78 x 8.58in | 32 pages | ISBN 0789429594 | 15 Mar 1998 | 3 - 5 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Journey of a Humpback Whale  Reg:$4.99 Now:$3.99   (Save 20%)
DK Readers is a multi-level learning-to-read program combining DK's highly visual style with appealing stories at four graduated levels. Stunning photographs and engaging, age-appropriate stories are guaranteed to capture a child's interest while developing reading skills and general knowledge. DK Readers allow progression from stories for beginning readers with simple sentences and word repetition through to stories with rich vocabulary and more challenging sentence structure for proficient readers.
Paperback | 5.90 x 8.97in | 32 pages | ISBN 078948515X | 02 Aug 2002
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Slinky, Scaly Snakes!  Reg:$4.99 Now:$3.99   (Save 20%)
Longer sentences and an expanded vocabulary make this series of 48-page books slightly more challenging: Level 2 is appropriate for children who have started to read but still need help. Information boxes full of background information will stimulate inquisitive minds. These books contain between 700 and 850 words, and they are approximately 70 percent pictures and 30 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started.
Paperback | 5.90 x 8.97in | 32 pages | ISBN 0789434393 | 15 Sep 1998 | 5 - 8 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Shark Attack  Reg:$4.99 Now:$3.99   (Save 20%)
Savage killers or endangered victims? Discover the truth about the most feared creatures in the sea. The 48-page Level 3 books, designed for children who can read on their own, contain more complex sentence structure and more detail.
Paperback | 5.94 x 9.01in | 48 pages | ISBN 9780756656072 | 15 Sep 1998 | 5 - 8 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Spiders' Secrets  Reg:$4.99 Now:$3.99   (Save 20%)
Learn the truth about six creepy spiders - from hairy tarantulas with real fangs to eight-eyed jumping spiders! The 48-page Level 3 books, designed for children who can read on their own, contain more complex sentence structure and more detail.
Hardcover | 5.98 x 9.01in | 48 pages | ISBN 0789483734 | 13 Mar 2002 | 5 - 8 years
Gift Wrap Available (Click for Options)
Out of Stock.
Stay Connected!
Sales, Coupons & New Stuff!
Instagram
Special Offers

Shop Plush NOW!


TODAY!
Storewide Sale

Save 10-85% Off
No Coupon Necessary

FREE SHIPPING!
at Only $59!

Every Product Qualifies!
Choose 7-10 Business Day Delivery. (U.S. Only.)
View our Shipping Policy.

Bulk Order Discounts!
Church & School Discounts
Buy Wholesale!

Customer Service
E-Mail Support:
zookeeper@thebigzoo.com

Phone Support:
(979) 696-7471

9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CST
Monday-Friday
Shipping Policy.
Return Policy

Frequently Asked Questions


© 2000 - 2014 theBIGzoo