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Kids Interactive Intelliglobe
Kids Interactive Intelliglobe
(Based on 3 reviews)
Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

Both entertaining and educational, our new interactive students’ globe keeps kids exploring for hours. Touch the wireless “pen” to the globe to play games and hear more than 10,000 facts about the world in English, Spanish, French, and German. Includes a 48-page book featuring maps, world flags, landmarks, animals, dinosaurs, explorers, moon and sky maps, and more.


$149.95
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2013 - Canadian Edition
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2013 - Canadian Edition
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Atlases and Reference

The National Geographic Kids Almanac is the world's best-selling Almanac for kids. The 2012 edition landed at #3 on the New York Times bestseller list. In true National Geographic style, this book excites young people about their world and everything in it. Amazing animals, cool inventions, dinosaurs, funny roadside attractions, robots, outer space, green tips, natural disasters, maps, games, activities, and more are all here in one volume. The 2013 Almanac is packed with fun information, browsable features, and helpful reference on subjects including animals, technology, countries, presidents, animals, and weather, just for starters.


$12.99
$2.99
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2015 - Hardcover
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2015 - Hardcover
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Atlases and Reference

The world's best-selling almanac for kids is back! This New York Times bestseller is packed with incredible photos, tons of fun facts, crafts, activities, and fascinating articles about animals, science, nature, technology, and more. New features include a special section on cute animals; a Fun and Games chapter filled with all-new games, jokes, and comics; a redesigned continents of the world section; all new weird-but-true facts, crafts, and activities; updated reference material, and much more.


$21.99
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2015 - Softcover
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2015 - Softcover
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Atlases and Reference

The world's best-selling almanac for kids is back! This New York Times bestseller is packed with incredible photos, tons of fun facts, crafts, activities, and fascinating articles about animals, science, nature, technology, and more. New features include a special section on cute animals; a Fun and Games chapter filled with all-new games, jokes, and comics; a redesigned continents of the world section; all new weird-but-true facts, crafts, and activities; updated reference material, and much more.


$14.99
5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything)
5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything)
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Atlases and Reference

Presenting the next must-have, fun-filled gift book from the team that created Ultimate Weird But True, 5,000 Awesome Facts About Everything treats kids to brain candy and eye candy all rolled into one treasure trove of high-interest fascinating facts. Lively and information-packed, this book is busting its covers with fascinating, fun-tastic facts on super, sensational topics that kids love.


$19.95
National Geographic Kids Halloween Fun-zine Special Issue
National Geographic Kids Halloween Fun-zine Special Issue
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Category: Magazines/National Geographic Kids

Trick or treat! Spooky has never been as much fun as when young readers go on a spooktacular adventure with the Halloween Fun-Zine. Spine-tingling stories introduce kids to amazing bats, ghostlike tigers, "psychic" animals, and slithering snakes. They'll also creep through a haunted White House, come face-to-face ancient Greek monsters, and dare to take eerie quizzes. Weird-but-true facts and Halloween-themed games will keep readers turning the pages long after their trick-or-treat bucket is empty.


$6.99
My Weird But True Fact-a-Day Fun Journal
My Weird But True Fact-a-Day Fun Journal
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Culture

Life's weird sometimes! Here's a chance for Weird But True fans to keep their own personal diary about the weird and wacky world around them. For inspiration, there's a Weird But True fact a day, plus a daily place for kids to report on all the WBT stuff they observe and experience on their own 24/7. It's a year's worth of fun to enjoy, record, and remember.


$12.99
World Map Interactive Touch Pad Toy
World Map Interactive Touch Pad Toy
(Based on 4 reviews)
Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

Parents and kids will have fun learning about geography together with this challenging electronic game. Listen to all the fun facts, then test your knowledge. With its more than 1,000 quiz questions, curious kids will be geo-experts long before they’ve gotten to the end.


$29.95
Everything Castles
Everything Castles
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/History

Young readers will be spellbound by this story of fierce battles, dark dungeons, secret passageways, and medieval characters, made all the more vivid by true tales from experts in the field. Fun facts and photos, including reenactment shots, illuminate the lives of the inhabitants and the fascinating histories of castles.


$12.95
Ultimate Weird But True
Ultimate Weird But True
(Based on 6 reviews)
Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Atlases and Reference

Did you know that a great white shark can weigh as much as 15 gorillas, that it can really rain frogs, or that some people can hear their eyeballs moving? Ultimate Weird But True is packed with wacky facts and snack-size stories that prove truth really is stranger than fiction. With a bold, colorful design and a heavy dose of visual humor, this book will give kids a winning combination of smarts and fun. This large-format hardcover boasts 1,000 cool facts, 500 photos, CGI-style illustrations, funny infographics, and the bold design that only National Geographic Kids can deliver.


$19.95
National Geographic Readers: Sharks!
National Geographic Readers: Sharks!
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

He's quick. He's silent. He has five rows of deadly teeth.


$3.99
National Geographic Readers: Planets
National Geographic Readers: Planets
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Science and Space

This brilliantly illustrated book taps into children's natural curiosity about the vast world of space. This level two reader, written in simple language that is easy for young readers to understand, introduces children to our solar system, including all of the planets and dwarf planets, and lots of fascinating fun facts. This reader helps cultivate the explorers of tomorrow!


$3.95
National Geographic Readers: Polar Bears
National Geographic Readers: Polar Bears
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

With their beautiful white fur and powerful presence, polar bears rule the Arctic. These majestic giants swim from iceberg to iceberg in chilling waters, care for their adorable cubs, and are threatened by global warming. In this Level 1 reader you'll learn all you ever wanted to know about polar bears and so much more. Complete with fascinating facts, beautiful images, National Geographic Readers: Polar Bears can't miss.


$3.99
Weird But True Collector's Set
Weird But True Collector's Set
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Atlases and Reference

At last, all those weird but true facts that kids love so much are collected in this fun-tastic set of three compact, easy to handle and fun to browse books. Wacky facts, fascinating information, and lively art combine to make these books irresistible brain candy for young readers. Kids will have so much fun that they won't even realize they're learning!


$23.95
Wild Detectives DVD Set
Wild Detectives DVD Set
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: DVDs/Kids DVDs and Videos

Why do penguins swim deep into the ocean when their favorite food is right at the surface? What does a lion cub do in its den when no one's watching? How do scientists decode the secret language of whales? Kids will travel the globe to uncover the answers to these and other puzzling animal mysteries with National Geographic's four-episode series Wild Detectives.


$19.95
Everything Sharks
Everything Sharks
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

Satisfy the shark-fact feeding frenzy! These torpedo-shaped swimmers are an obsession for many kids. In Everything Sharks, exciting photographs depict great whites, hammerheads, and more. Scientists tell hair-raising tales about encounters. With its awesome facts and action-packed images, this book brings kids close to the mysterious lives of sharks.


$12.95
National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs
National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

Chocolate or vanilla? Creamy peanut butter or crunchy? Cats or dogs? On some matters in life, every kid must take a stance. Ever since the first youngster in history had a pet, cats vs. dogs has been a hotly debated issue at recesses and lunch tables worldwide. Which one's better? Smarter? This reader presents the facts in fun and informative fashion. Kids will love the stimulating Level 3 text as they decide the answer to this question for themselves.


$3.99
Endangered Animal Discovery Game
Endangered Animal Discovery Game
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Games

Preschool and kindergarten-aged kids will love this fun take-along game that's packed with animal facts and sounds. The NG kids who tested this game loved it!


Kids can use the attached key to open the case and get to the 30-page activity booklet tucked inside. Use the magic pen to play the games and answer the quizzes, then check your answers with the electronic module. The magic ink disappears in a few hours so kids can play again and again. Or press the paw print on the electronic module to hear a fun fact about endangered animals. There's also a secret compartment underneath the activity booklet to stash small treasures away from prying eyes.


$24.95
This or That?
This or That?
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Science and Space

Discover what makes science fun in this engaging book, filled with weird, wacky science facts, basic principles, and 50 creative science projects that take interactivity to a whole new level. Dynamic photos and art highlight projects step by step so kids can conduct experiments with confidence and accuracy. Most projects involve kid-friendly subjects like electrical charges, chemical explosions, and food chemistry and are based on materials easily found at home. Bonus projects throughout encourage curious kids to dig deeper and experiment on their own.


$12.99
Try This!
Try This!
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Science and Space

Discover what makes science fun in this engaging book, filled with weird, wacky science facts, basic principles, and 50 creative science projects that take interactivity to a whole new level. Dynamic photos and art highlight projects step by step so kids can conduct experiments with confidence and accuracy. Most projects involve kid-friendly subjects like electrical charges, chemical explosions, and food chemistry and are based on materials easily found at home. Bonus projects throughout encourage curious kids to dig deeper and experiment on their own.


$16.99
Ultimate Bodypedia
Ultimate Bodypedia
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Science and Space

This fun, smart guide to the human body answers kids' questions and engages them with amazing facts, photos, illustrations, and diagrams. The kid-friendly journey travels through the body and all its systems, and is sprinkled throughout with plenty of health tips, top 10 lists, simple experiments, and weird-but-true wacky details. Young readers will learn about age-appropriate medical history and body basics, from cells and DNA to growth and aging.


$24.99