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Space Stations

Marcia Zappa (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617841293

Expand your young reader's universe! Simple, straightforward text paired with color and historic photos discusses the history and modern use of space stations. Readers will learn how astronauts use them to make observations and conduct experiments. Also discussed is how space stations are launched into space to be built by astronauts, as well as what life is like for astronauts living on a space station. Well-known stations Salyut, Skylab, Mir, and the International Space Station are highlighted. Features include a table of contents, fun facts, a glossary with phonetics, and an index.

Bees

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865800

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a bee.

Apples

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865787

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of an apple.

Beans

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865794

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a bean.

Crocodiles

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865831

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a crocodile.

Chickens

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865817

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a chicken.

Corn

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865824

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of corn.

Monarch Butterflies

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865855

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a monarch butterfly.

Penguins

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865862

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a penguin.

Frogs

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865848

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a frog.

Sea Turtles

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865886

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a sea turtle.

Salmon

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865879

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a salmon.

Watermelon

Julie Murray (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617865893

Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a watermelon.

Asteroids, Comets, and Meteoroids

Fran Howard (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617859847

Introduces solar systems and the space objects such as planets, that orbit the star at the center.

Dwarf Planets

Fran Howard (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617859854

Explores the space objects known as dwarf planets.

Kuiper Belt

Fran Howard (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617859861

Explores the space object known as the Kuiper Belt located at the edge of our solar system.

Milky Way

Fran Howard (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617859878

Explores the space object known as the Milky Way, a large galaxy of stars and explains the different shapes galaxies take.

Moon

Fran Howard (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617859885

Explains the make up of a solar system and introduces the different kinds of moons in our solar system.

Solar System

S.L. Hamilton (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617840449

Solar System introduces readers to both the history and future of outer space exploration. These books may be learning tools, but they are also designed to feed the interests of reluctant readers through stunning images from NASA, as well as the Hubble and Spitzer Telescopes. Glossary words provide additional information and understanding to the curious reader.

Stars

S.L. Hamilton (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617840456

Explains the structure, color and size of a star, how it begins and how it ends.

Sun

Fran Howard (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617859915

Explores the closet star to the Earth, the sun, discussing structure, size, color, and formation.

Black Holes

Marcia Zappa (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617841224

Expand your young reader's universe! Simple, straightforward text paired with vibrant photos and colorful diagrams breaks down scientific concepts of black holes, such as gravity, light, and energy. Readers will learn about the formation and different sizes of black holes. Also discussed are the discovery of black holes and how scientists study them with telescopes and other tools. Features include a table of contents, fun facts, a glossary with phonetics, and an index.

Constellations

Marcia Zappa (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617841231

Expand your young reader's universe! Simple, straightforward text paired with vibrant photos and colorful diagrams teaches readers about different types of constellations and how they are affected by Earth's tilt and orbit. Readers will also learn about the naming of constellations in ancient times and modern times and how scientists study them with telescopes and other tools. Famous constellations Orion the Hunter, Cassiopeia, the Southern Cross, and Ursa Major are highlighted. Features include a table of contents, fun facts, a glossary with phonetics, and an index.

Indy Cars

Sarah Tieck (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617858307

This book discusses the fast, thrilling world of Indy cars! Readers will learn how these powerful vehicles travel fast around the racetrack. Difficult concepts, such as engine workings, are broken down for readers, and a comprehensive diagram highlights major Indy car parts. Also explained are Indy car races and pit stops. Additionally, readers will learn about Indy car safety and history and famous Indy racers including Mario Andretti and Danica Patrick. Vibrant graphics, oversized, action-packed photographs, and short, engaging sentences will encourage reluctant readers to steer their way toward learning more about the amazing Indy car! Included are table of contents, fast facts, glossary with phonetic spellings, and index.

Dirt Bikes

Sarah Tieck (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617858284

This book discusses the fast, thrilling world of dirt bikes! Readers will learn how these powerful vehicles travel off road on various surfaces. Difficult concepts, such as engine workings, are broken down for readers, and a comprehensive diagram highlights major dirt bike parts. Also explained is how dirt bikes are used for recreation, racing, and tricks and stunts. Additionally, readers will learn about motocross and famous FMX racers, as well as dirt bike safety and history. Vibrant graphics, oversized, action-packed photographs, and short, engaging sentences will encourage reluctant readers to steer their way toward learning more about the amazing dirt bike! Included are table of contents, fast facts, glossary with phonetic spellings, and index.