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National Geographic World Atlas for Young Explorers, 3rd Edition
National Geographic World Atlas for Young Explorers, 3rd Edition
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Atlases and Reference

The latest edition of this award–winning title features all new photographs, maps, and graphics. And now, for the first time ever, the National Geographic World Atlas for Young Explorers goes interactive! The 3rd edition is full of bright, bold icons that allows kids to go beyond the printed page and experience online the sights, sounds, and movements of the world's people, places, and animals.


$24.95
National Geographic Kids Big Book of Fun
National Geographic Kids Big Book of Fun
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Sports, Adventure and Exploration

Plunge under the sea into a colorful hidden picture game, navigate through outer space in an intergalactic maze, and try to find camouflaged animals in their natural habitat. Straight from the most popular pages of National Geographic Kids magazine—the number one consumer children's magazine in the country with 1.3 million subscribers—this exciting interactive game book includes over 75 games, mazes, fill-in-the-blank stories, trivia tests, and more. Featuring National Geographic's signature photography, this book is a perfect companion for a long car trip or rainy summer day, and it fits right in with those brownies in a camp care package. Kids will have so much fun, they won’t even realize they're learning.


$6.99
Destination: Rocky Mountains
Destination: Rocky Mountains
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

From lush foothills to snowcapped summits, kids go on a thrilling climb in the Rocky Mountains, exploring this magnificent ecosystem by raft, by four-wheel drive, and on foot, equipped with an ice ax.


$16.95
Home on the Moon: Living on a Space Frontier
Home on the Moon: Living on a Space Frontier
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Science and Space
Imagine living on the moon. What would you eat? Where and how would you make your home? Written by a former NASA mission controller with firsthand knowledge of the space program, this intriguing book combines a vivid description of humankind's race to the moon with a detailed vision of the moon as our next frontier. Dyson packs lots of moon science into this futuristic vision, presenting kids with key facts in many fields—from geology to engineering to astronautics. Actual images of the moon from NASA's extensive files are paired throughout with imaginative yet accurate artistic renditions of how a moon colony might look. And four fun, hands-on activities make even the most difficult concepts easy for kids to grasp.
$18.95
Ancient Pueblo
Ancient Pueblo
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/History
At prehistoric sites in the "Four Corners" states (Colorado, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico) of the American Southwest, archaeologists have searched for years, looking for clues to the history of the Pueblo people. Learn what we know about these cliff dwellers. Study the thousands of rock carvings—petroglyphs—they left behind. Discover how modern scientists use ancient artifacts to learn about the lives of these early Americans.
$17.95
Ancient Inca
Ancient Inca
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/History

The ruins and tombs high in the Andes Mountains of Peru yield valuable clues to the lives of the ancient Incas. In 1995, the Inca Ice Maiden was recovered, one of four human sacrifices found on Ampato. These mummies provide scientists with time capsules—packed with clues to the Inca civilization of the 1400s.


$17.95
100 Things to Do Before You Grow Up
100 Things to Do Before You Grow Up
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Sports, Adventure and Exploration

This is the to-do list for any adventurous kid who is not afraid to get his or her hands dirty! They always say time flies when you're having fun, maybe that's why your prime kid-years seem to sail by in a heartbeat. Are you living it to the fullest? Well, here's an awesome way to find out. In this book you'll find ideas, hints, and tips for things that you can (and should!) do before you're too old to get away with it. Ever snorkeled at a coral beach? Stayed up all night? Well, now's the time! It's also never a bad idea to apologize to a friend, make a new friend of a different race or religion, or start your own business! Complete with expert tips from real life adventurers, weird-but-true facts, and profiles of some of the coolest kid-jobs on the planet, this book is just the start of your amazing, exciting, wonderful life!


$9.99
Welcome to the World
Welcome to the World
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Sports, Adventure and Exploration

This stunning keepsake baby book awes and inspires, reaching parents who appreciate design and elegance and who want to treasure the memories of their baby's first year in living color, connecting the birth of a new child to the beauty of the world he or she is entering. Sweet, tender, and inspirational entries help parents fill out a memory scrapbook for their children that goes far beyond first tooth or first steps, but misses none of those key milestones. This book introduces the new baby to a world full of beauty, promise, and hope, just what every parent wants for their child.


$24.00
What in the World?
What in the World?
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Sports, Adventure and Exploration

Move over I Spy! National Geographic Kids What in the World? is a photographic game book the way that only National Geographic can do it. This book turns cool photos into fun-filled visual games. Fun facts and nuggets of information are sprinkled throughout, so kids learn while they're having fun. Games include: What's wrong with this picture?, hidden pictures, find the camouflaged animal in the scene, and many others. What in the World? will have a place on the family bookshelf for years to come.


$16.99
National Geographic Readers: Manatees
National Geographic Readers: Manatees
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

In this level 2 reader, young readers will explore the underwater world of lovable manatees. Follow these gentle giants, sometimes called sea cows, through their marshy habitats, learn how manatees raise their young, and discover the threats to their environment. Beautiful photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for reading aloud our for independent reading.


$3.99
National Geographic Readers: Sea Otters
National Geographic Readers: Sea Otters
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

In this level 1 reader, young readers will explore the fun-filled world of lovable otters. Follow these playful critters through their aquatic habitats, learn how otters raise their young, and discover their curious and social natures. Beautiful photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for reading aloud or for independent reading.


$3.99
National Geographic Readers: Owls
National Geographic Readers: Owls
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In this level 1 reader, young readers will explore the feathery world of adorable owls. Follow these curious-looking creatures through their wooded habitats, learn how owls raise their young, hunt, and protect themselves. Beautiful photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for reading aloud or for independent reading.


$3.99
National Geographic Readers: Jump Pup!
National Geographic Readers: Jump Pup!
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

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.


$3.99
How to Survive Anything
How to Survive Anything
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Sports, Adventure and Exploration

Let's face it. With school pressures, social pressures, parental pressures, the teenage years are tough. Your best friend is with you one day, dating your crush the next. But it could be worse! You could be face-to-face with an angry grizzly, or chest-deep in quicksand. Never fear, National Geographic has the solution! In this hilariously informative take on surviving the trials of middle school and the jungles of South America, we combine our expertise on nature and adventure with the fun-and-learning approach of our Nat Geo style—and voila, the perfect advice to conquer any obstacle, whether it threatens life or social status or both. Edgy, young, authoritative, and amusingly illustrated, this title will grab the attention of young teens.


$12.95
Angry Birds Playground: Animals
Angry Birds Playground: Animals
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Sports, Adventure and Exploration

Help! The Angry Birds have lost their precious eggs—and they need YOU to find them. With the eggs scattered across the globe, you'll have to search the grasslands of Africa, the roaring seven seas, dense rainforests, Australian outback, and chilling polar arctic. How, do you ask, will I do it?


$14.95
Swifter, Higher, Stronger - Updated Edition
Swifter, Higher, Stronger - Updated Edition
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Sports, Adventure and Exploration

A dramatic and fascinating jaunt through the Summer Olympics. Absorbing narrative and vivid photographs tell stories of tragedy, triumph, scandal, and of course, action from over a century of the modern games!


$18.95
Temple Run
Temple Run
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Sports, Adventure and Exploration

Get ready to run for your life! This epic story is based on the hit mobile app Temple Run.


$12.99