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2015 National Geographic Big Cats Wall Calendar
2015 National Geographic Big Cats Wall Calendar
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From lions in Kenya to snow leopards in the Himalaya, the big cats of the world need help. Lions, tigers, cheetahs, leopards, jaguars, and other large felines are quickly disappearing, all victims of habitat loss and degradation as well as conflicts with humans. To address this critical situation, the National Geographic Society launched the Big Cats Initiative, a long-term commitment to stop poaching, save habitats, and sound the call that big steps are needed to save big cats around the world. The Big Cats 2015 wall calendar features images of these supreme predators of stunning beauty.


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2014 National Geographic Big Cats Wall Calendar
2014 National Geographic Big Cats Wall Calendar
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From lions in Kenya to snow leopards in the Himalaya, the big cats of the world need help. Lions, tigers, cheetahs, leopards, jaguars, and other top felines are quickly disappearing, all victims of habitat loss and degradation as well as conflicts with humans.


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Everything Big Cats
Everything Big Cats
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Bring on the Big Cats! No tame tabbies, these four big predators, the lion, leopard, jaguar, and tiger, are known for their powerful roars. Kids can prowl through the lion's to-do list and the tiger's steak dinner to learn all about the big 4, then move beyond the big cats to see how they stock up against the pretty kitties. Elizabeth Carney shares real-life wildlife tips, so kids can become big eat experts themselves.


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The Last Lions Book
The Last Lions Book
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Category: Books/Animals and Nature/Animals and Wildlife

A symbol of mythic potency, the African lion has ruled the human imagination for millennia. But in Botswana's Okavango Delta, the world's most awe-inspiring hunters are challenged not only by their waterlogged territory, but also by their formidable prey—the buffalo—who wield their massive horns with deadly accuracy. Pulsing with ancient rhythms of wild Africa, this harsh and eternal struggle is compelling, powerful, and poignant. Award-winning filmmakers and National Geographic Explorers-in-Residence Beverly and Dereck Joubert, give us an unforgettable glimpse of this iconic drama in the official companion book to their feature film, The Last Lions, and warn that due to declining numbers of lions in the wild, it may soon end forever.


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National Geographic Readers: Cheetahs
National Geographic Readers: Cheetahs
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

Adorably cute and amazingly fast, the cheetah is a perennial favorite among kids. This National Geographic Reader will delight kids with beautiful photographs and mind-boggling facts about this majestic and mysterious cat. Did you know a cheetah could go from 0 to 60 mph in less than 3 seconds? True to the National Geographic Kids’ style and trusted reputation, snack size bites of information provide easily digestible learning that fulfills both the reader’s curiosity and sense of achievement.


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Face to Face with Leopards - Hardcover
Face to Face with Leopards - Hardcover
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You're crouched in the African brush, camera at the ready. It's dark. It's scary. Then silently, she appears; the ever-elusive leopard. You have seconds to snap a picture of this creature, with its exotic spotted fur so prized by hunters.


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Animal Pop!
Animal Pop!
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You've never seen a pop-out book like this! In the premier volume of an exciting new series from National Geographic, children get as close as possible to five of their favorite animals—presented life-size through the magic of today's most advanced pop-out technology.


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2014 National Geographic Tigers Wall Calendar
2014 National Geographic Tigers Wall Calendar
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One of the most endangered species on our planet, there are probably less than 7,500 wild tigers left in the world. A 2008 survey suggests that there are fewer than 1,500 tigers on the entire Indian sub-continent. Several sub-species have already become extinct in the past century. These beautiful and graceful predators are celebrated in our calendar in all their wild glory.


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National Geographic Readers: Tigers
National Geographic Readers: Tigers
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With their bold black stripes, powerful presence, and fierce faces, tigers are just about the coolest animal on the planet. These giant jungle cats can climb trees, swim, and run in sprints up to 32 mph—making them a predatory nightmare. Ranging from the warm climates of Southeast Asia to the frozen tundra of western Russia, these solitary hunters will devour whatever animal they catch. In this level 2 reader you'll learn all you ever wanted to know about tigers and so much more. Complete with fascinating facts, beautiful images, NGR: Tigers can't miss.


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Face to Face with Lions - Hardcover
Face to Face with Lions - Hardcover
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You look straight ahead. You try to breathe normally. You can smell the scent of the huge cat that is staring back. You are a cameraman. He is the King of Beasts. Your only thought is "I hope he has already eaten today." Let National Geographic Explorers-in-Residence Dereck and Beverly Joubert bring you closer to the power and majesty of the regal African lion. With fewer than 25,000 wild lions now left on Earth, the award-winning filmmakers and naturalists make a passionate plea to readers to take an active role in securing a future for these magnificent creatures.


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Face to Face with Cheetahs
Face to Face with Cheetahs
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  • Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12 - National Science Teachers Association/Children's Book Council
  • Chicago Public Library's "Best of the Best" for 2008

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    National Geographic Kids Chapters: Tiger in Trouble!
    National Geographic Kids Chapters: Tiger in Trouble!
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    Follow the journey of Nitro, a tiger kept in captivity in Kansas. His story starts when the County sheriffs visited the Kansas property and decided to confiscate all big cats from their owner. Lions were sent to Detroit zoo and Nitro and his friend Apache to the Carolina tiger rescue. As Nitro was adjusting to his new home, things went terribly wrong. Fever broke, and lost his sight. With the help of his rescuers, its friend Apache, and a lot of patience and love, blind Nitro was given a whole new way to "see". Nitro became the keepers and visitors favorite. Filled with gorgeous photographs, sidebars, and fun facts, Tiger in Trouble! is sure to captivate all big cats lovers. Kids will learn great tips about these fascinating creatures and how to contribute to their conservation.


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    Relentless Enemies
    Relentless Enemies
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    Of all their experience, National Geographic Explorers-in-Residence Dereck and Beverly Joubert consider their two years with the lions of Duba the most exciting, important research they have done—here presented in fascinating text and 100 gripping images.


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    National Geographic Kids Chapters: Lucky Leopards
    National Geographic Kids Chapters: Lucky Leopards
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    Based on the hit feature in National Geographic Kids magazine, we bring you Lucky Leopards, true and inspiring stories of daring animal rescues that will engage and enchant readers of all ages. Packed with full-color photography, and written in fun and lively prose that empowers readers to keep turning pages, these heart-warming stories will leave kids hungry for more of the animal "awwww" factor.


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    Soul of a Lion
    Soul of a Lion
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    For animal lovers, nature enthusiasts, and fans of gripping true-life stories, this African saga is a must-read adventure. It chronicles the unique Harnas Wildlife Foundation in Namibia, where Marieta van der Merwe and her family, former wealthy cattle farmers, have sold land to buy and care for embattled wildlife. We meet Sam, the "AIDS" lion infected by mistake at a vet clinic; Boerjke, a baboon with epilepsy and Down syndrome; and Savanna, the one-eyed lioness. And we meet Marieta van der Merwe herself, the inspiring proprietor of Harnas who shares her home with needy wild animals. Survivor of an early life fraught with personal tragedy in the African Bush, she now devotes herself as care-giver and ambassador for wildlife and wildland. Told with insight, humor, and thrilling immediacy by author and Harnas volunteer Barbara Bennett, this story will captivate readers of all ages.


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    National Geographic Kids Mission: Lion Rescue
    National Geographic Kids Mission: Lion Rescue
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    Inspiring young animal lovers to get up close to roaring lions and the real-life challenges they face is what Mission: Lion Rescue is all about. With fun and amazing adventure stories, gorgeous photography, hands-on activities, fascinating information, and more, this book taps into kids' interest in animals and their passion for saving them. Meet real-life lions and learn about their habitats, challenges, and successes, plus learn how you can take action and save these amazing endangered creatures.


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    2015 National Geographic Tigers Wall Calendar
    2015 National Geographic Tigers Wall Calendar
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    Known as a powerful hunter with sharp teeth, strong jaws, and an agile body, the tiger is the largest of the big cats and one of the most revered animals in the world. The collection of dazzling images in this 12-month calendar sheds light on why the tiger’s beauty has captivated humans for ages, and given this feline an important role in myth and folklore.


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    National Geographic Readers: Jump Pup!
    National Geographic Readers: Jump Pup!
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    Come along as little puppy goes out exploring in the world. Along the way he meets new friends, big and small, and sees amazing sights, but can't wait to get back home to mom. Told in simple yet lively text full of recognizable sight words and using picture icons to aid reading, National Geographic Pre-readers will enchant kids just beginning their journey with books.


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