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Geographic Books About Animals

 

National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry
National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

"Out of a windless August night
A luna moth in ghostly light
Beat softly on my window screen
Tick-tick-ticking-all silver green.
She whispered secrets in my ear—
I am but a stranger here.
The stars are scrawled across the sky/By ghostwriters, the Moon and I.
You will not see me here tonight—/I have a thousand stars to write.”


$24.95
National Geographic Encyclopedia of Animals
National Geographic Encyclopedia of Animals
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

Get ready to take a walk on the wild side! National Geographic Children's Books' reference work provides families and children with everything they need to know about the animal kingdom.


$24.95
National Geographic Readers: Saving Animal Babies
National Geographic Readers: Saving Animal Babies
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

These heartwarming stories of animal babies, rescued and nursed back to health by humans, will pull at the heart strings and make kids realize there's a survivor inside all of us. This reader is illustrated with adorable photographs that document these animals' recoveries. The carefully written text guarantees a successful and rewarding reading experience for Level 1 readers.


$3.99
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Animal Superstars
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Animal Superstars
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

This entertaining and humorous chapter book features animals who can perform amazing acts like surfing, riding a skateboard, and playing a saxophone. These stories enchant readers and empower them to devour the more text-heavy "grown up" style of the book, while still keeping the story easily digestible for a hesitant reader.


$5.99
National Geographic Readers: Favorite Animals Collection
National Geographic Readers: Favorite Animals Collection
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

Awesome, cool, and amazingly wild! Kids have voted and National Geographic is happy to deliver all their favorites in one convenient package with National Geographic Readers: Favorite Animals Collection. Playful pandas, jumping dolphins, beautiful ponies, and speedy cheetahs have been voted time and time again as kids' top favorite animals because they are some of the most wild and amazing animals on the planet. Young readers will love pouring over facts about some of their favorite creatures—sometimes with the intensity of full-fledged scientists! Enough fascinating information is accompanied by wonderful photographs to insure that kids' natural curiosity is both satisfied and inspired.


$7.99
National Geographic Kids Cool Animals Sticker Activity Book
National Geographic Kids Cool Animals Sticker Activity Book
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

Kids will love these fun-packed pages loaded with 1,000 stickers of cool animals such as lizards, sharks, tigers, and creepy crawlers. Perfect for road trips, plane rides, rainy afternoons, or just to keep in the backpack for sticker sharing with friends, kids won't be able to get enough of this sticker books! Packed with interactive games, spelling and pattern activities, drawing games, and more, parents will love this fun book that keeps kids entertained, engaged, and learning.


$6.99
National Geographic Kids Cutest Animals Sticker Activity Book
National Geographic Kids Cutest Animals Sticker Activity Book
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Kids will love these fun-packed pages loaded with 1,000 stickers of cute animals such as pandas, koalas, rabbits, kittens, puppies, and much more. Perfect for road trips, plane rides, rainy afternoons, or just to keep in the backpack for sticker sharing with friends, kids won't be able to get enough of this sticker books! Packed with interactive games, spelling and pattern activities, drawing games, and more, parents will love this fun book that keeps kids entertained, engaged, and learning.


$6.99
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Animals
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Animals
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

The National Geographic Little Kids Big Book of Animals is an adorable animal reference sure to be welcomed by parents and librarians alike. Filled with fluffy and scaly creatures big and small, this appealing book introduces the youngest explorers to the world of wildlife, using a child-friendly format inspired by the blockbuster National Geographic Little Kids magazine. This exciting new reference for the very young mirrors the magazine's square shape, readable fonts, and fun content, to keep little ones thrilled with every colorful page.


$14.95
National Geographic Readers: Deadliest Animals
National Geographic Readers: Deadliest Animals
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Did you know that a tiny golf ball-sized creature called the blue-ringed octopus contains enough venom to kill 26 adult humans? Or why the Sydney funnel web spider is one of the most dangerous creatures in the world? In this Level 3 book, kids will be fascinated by 12 species that you hope you'll never come across! Sharks, snakes, jellyfish and more—these creatures are among the most threatening—and interesting—in the world!


$3.99
National Geographic Kids Awesome Animals
National Geographic Kids Awesome Animals
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In this awesome poster and game book—the extension of a popular feature in National Geographic Kids magazine—youngsters get up close and personal with 11 of their favorite animals. Each spread features introductory information to animals like tigers, sea turtles, and wolves, and includes games, facts, and beautiful National Geographic pull-out posters. Kids will use these charming posters to decorate bedroom walls, brighten lockers, or share with friends. And their parents are sure to approve, because they view National Geographic as a reliable, trusted source of fun and learning.


$9.95
2014 National Geographic Penguins Wall Calendar
2014 National Geographic Penguins Wall Calendar
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Category: Books/Calendars and Stationery

One of National Geographic readers' favorite animals, penguins are graceful swimmers and have a sophisticated social network. Living in the southern hemisphere, they range from the beaches of the Falklands to the frigid waters of Antarctica. Penguin facts on each pages of this twelve-month calendar will keep you full of interesting trivia.


$14.95
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Sea Monsters: Official Children's Companion Book
Sea Monsters: Official Children's Companion Book
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

Relive the wonder of Sea Monsters, National Geographic's 3-D large format film, and learn more about these extraordinary prehistoric creatures of the deep. Sea Monsters leads kids into the Late Cretaceous period, some 80 million years ago.


$6.95
National Geographic Angry Birds
National Geographic Angry Birds
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

This hilariously eye-popping book showcases real-world angry birds and 50 fantastic stories peppered with tips to avoid them, as well as fascinating facts about angry bird behavior. In addition to the funny and light-hearted real-life angry bird stories, National Geographic Angry Birds: Fed up, Feathered, and Furious tells, for the first time ever, the story of the Angry Birds we all know and love from the hit game. Angry Bird fans will finally get to learn the personality, name, and all the details of each of the iconic Angry Birds. The Angry Birds' stories have been TOP SECRET until now, and are only revealed in this book!


$13.95
Animals on the Edge
Animals on the Edge
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Science and Space

Animals on the Edge aligns young readers with scientists, conservationists, and educators who are committed to the preservation of animals around the world. The informed and educational narrative examines numerous threats to animals in the wild, raising awareness of each species, and detailing the extent and urgency of the problem. The book also encourages young animal lovers to take an active role in the preservation of creatures great and small.


$17.95
National Geographic Kids Amazing Pets Sticker Activity Book
National Geographic Kids Amazing Pets Sticker Activity Book
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An exciting interactive title chock-full of kids' favorite pets brings National Geographic Kids signature content to a sticker and activity book format. This book features animals that kids can't get enough of: dogs, cats, lizards, hamsters, bunnies, birds and many more. Packed with mazes, spelling and pattern games, drawing activities, and more, kids are sure to love these pages loaded with fun.


$6.99
2015 National Geographic Penguins Wall Calendar
2015 National Geographic Penguins Wall Calendar
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Category: Books/Calendars and Stationery

One of National Geographic readers' favorite animals, penguins are graceful swimmers and have a sophisticated social network. Living in the southern hemisphere, they range from the beaches of the Falklands to the frigid waters of Antarctica. Penguin facts on each page of this 12-month calendar will keep you full of interesting trivia about one of the world’s most interesting birds.


$14.99
National Geographic Readers: Swim Fish!
National Geographic Readers: Swim Fish!
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Hooray! We're going to the beach! Do you know what kind of animals live in the ocean? You'll see fish swim, dolphins leap, and jellyfish float by. 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
2014 National Geographic Pandas Wall Calendar
2014 National Geographic Pandas Wall Calendar
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The playful panda is a favorite animal of children and adults alike, and in these dozen photographs, you'll see them up close and in the wild in places like the Wolong Preserve in China's Sichuan Province. Chewing on eucalyptus and playing with cubs, these black and white bears are sure to bring a smile.


$14.95
2014 National Geographic Animal Moms Wall Calendar
2014 National Geographic Animal Moms Wall Calendar
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From giraffes, to pandas, and even rhinos, this 12-month calendar of Animal Moms and their young is sure to put a smile on your face.


$14.95
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National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations: Butterflies
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations: Butterflies
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The monarch butterfly, one of the most seemingly delicate of all of nature's animals, proves to be one of the toughest in this reader. Making the yearly trip from the Northern United States and Canada to the Oyamel forest of Mexico is no easy task, and it takes five generations of butterflies in order to do so. Battling cold temperatures and the threat of starvation, these beautiful insects complete an almost 3,000 mile journey over the course of two months, only to have to turn and around and head back home.


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National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations: Amazing Animal Journeys
National Geographic Readers: Great Migrations: Amazing Animal Journeys
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Every year like clockwork, animals both big and small are driven by a natural instinct to move, in order to survive. On both land and sea, they fight the odds and the forces of nature to breed, feed, or lead and carry on for future generations. This reader is an introduction to the treacherous trek of the zebra, walrus, and Christmas Island red crab to overcome obstacles that include hungry cheetahs, stinging yellow crazy ants, and even their fellow species to make the often impossible journey of their lives.


$3.99
National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Birds of North America
National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Birds of North America
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Category: Books/Animals and Nature/Animals and Wildlife

No matter where we live—high-rise or house, arid climate or humid, urban area or country—one creature binds us together like no other: the bird. In North America alone, 60 million people identify themselves as bird-watchers, and most hone their skills right in their own backyards. Now, there's a book for every family who wants to learn more about the birds they love. Chapters cover all aspects of birding in an easy, accessible way. Vivid illustrations of 150 common species make identification a snap. Tips on feeding, birdhouses, and bird-friendly landscapes show how to attract birds to any environment for optimal viewing. Even children can get in on the action with a section devoted to kid-friendly projects and activities. To round out this ultimate one-stop resource, readers will find expert advice on bird songs, birding optics, and bird photography.


$18.95
National Geographic Kids Beginner's World Atlas, 3rd Edition
National Geographic Kids Beginner's World Atlas, 3rd Edition
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Atlases and Reference

Jam-packed with the latest data, bright, bold images, large maps, a brand-new design, and lively information about the world’s land, people, and animals, the third edition Beginner’s World Atlas is the most up-to-date world reference for kids ages 5 through 8. True to National Geographic’s reputation and legacy, we’ve created this atlas with the same care and attention to detail as our renowned adult atlases. “No one does maps or atlases with as much panache and knowledge as National Geographic,” said the Washington Post.


$18.95
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
National Geographic Readers: Spiders
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You don’t have to look far to see a spider’s web—in the corner of the window, on a fence, or in a bush—spiders make their homes everywhere. And there are so many kinds of spiders! Some red, some blue, yellow, and more…all fascinating. Amazing photography and easy-to-understand text makes Spiders a hit in this National Geographic Kids series.


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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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National Geographic Readers: Sea Turtles
National Geographic Readers: Sea Turtles
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Who could resist celebrating sea turtles? They may seem like lazy ocean reptiles drifting with the oceans’ currents, but they are actually long-distance swimmers that spend their entire lives searching for food and a mate. What’s more, they come with their own built-in GPS, returning to the exact beach where they were born to lay their own eggs. Kids will learn all about these tranquil and mysterious animals through brilliant photography and illustrations, plus the trusted and distinctive content you love from NG Kids!


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National Geographic Readers: Ponies
National Geographic Readers: Ponies
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Ponies is replete with brilliant photographs and catchy content that will both teach and entertain. Children will be captivated as they watch a brand new baby foal walk within minutes of being born then quickly turn into one of the most graceful animals on Earth. Like all of our level 1 readers written by skilled children’s books authors, this title invites kids to learn more about their favorite topics in a familiar format that instills success.


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National Geographic Little Kids Look and Learn: Count
National Geographic Little Kids Look and Learn: Count
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Kids never get tired of counting and neither does National Geographic Little Kids. Introducing National Geographic Little Kids Look & Learn: Count! This first installment in the Look & Learn series will keep kids engaged for hours. Using gorgeous animal photography, children will learn number recognition through observational learning in isolation and in context—an important early learning concept. Each animal appears isolated on the page and associated with a number, and on the following page, the same number of animals appear in their natural environment. Parents will love watching their kids grow and learn with this fun new companion that is the perfect size for little hands to take everywhere.


$6.99
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Ape Escapes!
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Ape Escapes!
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This is the first in a series of four books that tell the true and hilarious stories of animals that love hijinks. In this book you'll meet three naughty animals, including Fu Manchu, the orangutan escape artist. Fu Manchu lived at the Omaha Zoo and would routinely break out of his habitat to explore the zoo on a nice day. Zookeepers were baffled as to how the ape was escaping, until one day they caught him in the act. Fu Manchu knew how to pick locks. Not only that, he had created his own tool that he used to pick the locks with, which he would store in his mouth so as not to be found out. This and two other charming stories engage readers and leave them wondering if humans are really the smartest animals.


$5.99
National Geographic Kids Just Joking
National Geographic Kids Just Joking
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Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Culture

Q: What do planets use to download music? A: Neptunes. Q: What goes zzub zzub? A: A bee flying backwards. Q: Why did the baby cookie cry? A: Because it was a wafer so long.


$7.95