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Michael Jordan (Little People, BIG DREAMS #72) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780711259386
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - December 7th, 2021

In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Michael Jordan, one of the greatest basketball players of all time.

Little Michael wanted to be the first at everything—especially if that meant beating his older brother.


The 1619 Project: Born on the Water Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593307359
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Published: Kokila - November 16th, 2021

The 1619 Project’s lyrical picture book in verse chronicles the consequences of slavery and the history of Black resistance in the United States, thoughtfully rendered by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and Newbery honor-winning author Renée Watson.


My Book of Stars and Planets: A fact-filled guide to space Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780744034967
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Published: DK Children - November 9th, 2021

Join us on an adventure across the universe, as we rocket to the stars, marvel at mysterious planets and discover galaxies far far away. 

Three, two, one, blast off! From icy worlds and hot, fiery giants to the biggest telescopes and latest spacecraft, this book about space covers more than 40 profiles of the planets, stars and celestial objects.


We Can: Portraits of Power Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374389666
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 28th, 2021

"When I was born, the doctors told my mom that if I did survive I would have lots of health problems and be blind, deaf and severely mentally delayed . . . Boy were they wrong!" —Tyler Gordon


Kamala Harris (Little People, BIG DREAMS #68) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780711265820
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - September 28th, 2021

In this book from the highly acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the incredible life of Kamala Harris, the first woman, first Black person, and first South Asian American to be elected vice president of the USA.

Little Kamala used to accompany her parents to civil rights marches in California, strapped into her stroller so she wouldn’t get lost.


Amazing Earth: The Most Incredible Places From Around The World Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780744033403
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Published: DK Children - September 7th, 2021

An exhilarating guided tour around the most amazing places on Earth, perfect for young adventurers with big imaginations! 


Who Is Tom Brady? (Who HQ Now) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593387412
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Published: Penguin Workshop - August 24th, 2021

The inspiring story of the seven-time Super Bowl champion, told in the new Who HQ Now format for trending topics.


This Book Is Feminist: An Intersectional Primer for Next-Gen Changemakers (Empower the Future #3) Cover Image
By Jamia Wilson, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780711256415
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - August 3rd, 2021

A vibrantly illustrated introduction to intersectional feminism for next-generation changemakers, this book is a must-read guide for young people seeking to understand the world around them. 

"Wilson’s optimistic view of feminism is based on the tenet of liberation for all, placing marginalized communities front and center...


If the World Were 100 People: A Visual Guide to Our Global Village Cover Image
By Jackie McCann, Aaron Cushley (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593310700
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - July 20th, 2021

Help your child become a global citizen with this accessible introduction to the people who live on our planet, with big ideas broken into bite-size chunks through clever graphic design. Perfect for home and classroom settings!


Bodies Are Cool Cover Image
By Tyler Feder, Tyler Feder (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593112625
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Published: Dial Books - June 1st, 2021

This cheerful love-your-body picture book for preschoolers is an exuberant read-aloud with bright and friendly illustrations to pore over.
 


What Is God Like? Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593193310
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Published: Convergent Books - June 15th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The late, beloved Rachel Held Evans answers many children's first question about God in this gorgeous picture book, fully realized by her friend Matthew Paul Turner, the bestselling author of When God Made You.


The Ultimate At-Home Activity Guide Cover Image
By Mike Lowery, Mike Lowery (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593326091
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - June 8th, 2021

From bestselling illustrator Mike Lowery comes a fun and creative reference book with over 100 at-home activities sure to inspire your imagination.

Here's the boredom-buster you’ve always wanted!


Ever have a day where you’re stuck at home and can’t think of anything to do?
 
Of course you have! We all have!
 


Our Skin: A First Conversation About Race (First Conversations) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593519394
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - May 25th, 2021

Based on the research that race, gender, consent, and body positivity should be discussed with toddlers on up, this read-aloud board book series offers adults the opportunity to begin important conversations with young children in an informed, safe, and supported way.


LEGO Super Nature: (LIbrary Edition) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744038422
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Published: DK Children - July 6th, 2021

Children will love learning about nature with this reference book packed with more than 100 specially commissioned LEGO models.

Discover the natural world with LEGO® bricks!


Hidden Animals Cover Image
By Mia Cassany, Albert Corbero (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780744044119
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Published: DK Children - November 2nd, 2021

Lots of fun things to discover in this colorful book of amazing animals!

Who will we find today? What can you spot? Every read is different with this individual and beautifully styled board book.

Who is that hiding? Can you see Mr. Red Fox or Mrs. Bear?


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Hey, Water! Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780823447350
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Published: Neal Porter Books - December 28th, 2021

Splash! A spunky little girl plays a spirited game of hide-and-seek with water, in this gorgeously illustrated informational picture book for the very young. Now in paperback.

Hey, water! I know you! You're all around.


Scholastic Book of World Records 2022 Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338768046
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - December 7th, 2021

It's been another year of amazing facts, trends, current events, and more.


National Geographic Kids World Atlas 6th edition Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781426372285
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Published: National Geographic Kids - August 24th, 2021

The map experts at National Geographic bring you a new atlas that captures our world with completely updated maps, stats, and fun facts--the perfect reference for curious kids and students.


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Nina: A Story of Nina Simone Cover Image
By Traci N. Todd, Christian Robinson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524737283
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 28th, 2021

This illuminating and defining picture book biography illustrated by Caldecott Honoree Christian Robinson, tells the story of little Eunice who grew up to become the acclaimed singer Nina Simone and her bold, defiant, and exultant legacy.


Animal Architects (Amazing Animals) Cover Image
By Amy Cherrix, Chris Sasaki (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534456259
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Published: Beach Lane Books - September 7th, 2021

This fascinating nonfiction picture book about animal construction projects will captivate young scientists and naturalists—and have them looking for more in their own backyards!

Did you know the natural world is a construction zone? All over Earth, on land and at sea, animals are building the most amazing things.


Zion Unmatched Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536224184
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Published: Candlewick - August 3rd, 2021

An extraordinary, deeply inspirational photo essay follows elite wheelchair racer and wrestler and Netflix documentary star Zion Clark.


A Curious Collection of Dangerous Creatures: An Illustrated Encyclopedia (Curious Collection of Creatures) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781615198245
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Published: The Experiment - December 14th, 2021

From the frightening murder hornet to the fierce wolverine—a visual trove of the most dangerous animals on the planet, from the author of the beloved A Curious Collection of Peculiar Creatures

When you think of dangerous animals, what comes to mind—a great white shark, a rattlesnake?


Prisoners of Geography: Our World Explained in 12 Simple Maps (Illustrated Young Readers Edition) Cover Image
By Tim Marshall, Grace Easton (Illustrator), Jessica Smith (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781615198474
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Published: The Experiment - November 30th, 2021

The secret world history written in the mountains, rivers, and seas that shape every country’s politics, economy, and international relations—and our own lives—is revealed in this illustrated young readers edition of Prisoners of Geography, the million-copy international bestseller.

History is a story—and it’s impossible to tell the whole tal


Howl like a Wolf!: Learn about 13 Wild Animals and Explore Their Lives through Creative Play and Activities Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781635864618
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - August 31st, 2021

The paperback edition of the award-winning Howl Like a Wolf! is an interactive, beautifully illustrated book that takes children on a journey into the animal kingdom, with engaging explanations of the distinctive habits and behaviors of thirteen different mammals, reptiles, and insects, from the bee and skunk to the whale, octopus, and bower bird.


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The Stories Behind the Stories: The Remarkable True Tales Behind Your Favorite Kid's Books Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781638190417
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Published: Bushel & Peck Books - November 2nd, 2021

Entertaining . . . A lovely keepsake celebrating books that remain key parts of childhood for people all around the world.--Foreword Reviews


Barefoot Books Water: A Deep Dive of Discovery Cover Image
By Christy Mihaly, Mariona Cabassa (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781646862801
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Published: Barefoot Books - November 5th, 2021

Immerse yourself in fascinating facts about water! This comprehensive yet accessible exploration of water will help young readers understand many aspects of one of our planet's most precious resources – and how they can protect it. A friendly water droplet character guides children through topics ranging from melting and freezing to the ways in which water literally shapes the Earth.


My Book of Butterflies Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781773063355
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Published: Groundwood Books - August 3rd, 2021

This stunning exploration of butterflies from around the world is a companion to My Book of Birds

Geraldo Valério grew up in Brazil, watching white butterflies visit the vegetable patch behind his house. As he got older, he learned more about these unique and beautiful insects, which can be found on every continent except Antarctica.


Earth Is Big: A Book of Comparisons Cover Image
By Steve Tomecek, Marcos Farina (Illustrator)
$24.00
ISBN: 9781912920341
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Published: What on Earth Books - September 7th, 2021

Solid scientific browsing. - Kirkus Reviews

Find out how unique Planet Earth really is in this eye-catching book of comparisons

Earth is big (compared to a frog)

Earth is small (when it's hiding in a galaxy)


Guinness World Records 2022 Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781913484101
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Published: Guinness World Records - September 14th, 2021

Fully revised and updated, and with a bright new design, Guinness World Records 2022 provides a fascinating snapshot of our world today. Our editors have chosen to curate the book with environmental issues at the forefront of their mind, so we open with a chapter exploring what’s happening to our ecosystem and what superlative lengths people are going to make a difference.


Britannica First Big Book of Why: Why Can't Penguins Fly? Why Do We Brush Our Teeth? Why Does Popcorn Pop? the Ultimate Book of Answers for Kids Who N Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781913750428
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Published: Britannica Books - October 12th, 2021

WHY do elephants have trunks? WHY are clouds different shapes? WHY does my tummy rumble?


Every Day Amazing: Fantastic Facts for Every Day of the Year Cover Image
By Mike Barfield, Marianna Madriz (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781913947040
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - August 24th, 2021

Something amazing really does happen every single day!

Literally the book of the year, this incredible compendium gives you fun and fantastic facts for every date on the calendar.

Did you know that Buzz Aldrin took the first selfie in space on November 12th 1966? Or that October 21st is International Day of the Nacho?


Areli Is a Dreamer: A True Story by Areli Morales, a DACA Recipient Cover Image
By Areli Morales, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984893994
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Published: Random House Studio - June 8th, 2021

In the first picture book written by a DACA Dreamer, Areli Morales tells her own powerful and vibrant immigration story.

When Areli was just a baby, her mama and papa moved from Mexico to New York with her brother, Alex, to make a better life for the family--and when she was in kindergarten, they sent for her, too.