Investigates animals brough back from the brink of extinction.
Explores the moon, the constellations and the motion of the planets.
Introduces readers to the sugar glider as a pet.
Max Axiom explores how cell phones work while traveling through the Grand Canyon.
Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie.
Explores the means astronauts use to reach outer space and examines how they train for space missions. Reveals what it is like to live and work in outer space and considers the future of space travel.
Birdie McAdam is tougher than she looks. She's proud of her job as apprentice to Alfred the Bogler, a man who catches monsters for a living. Hunting bogles isn't dangerous until children start to disappear.
Here are 3 short stories of injured or abandoned wild animals that were rescued by humans and returned to the wild.
Its boys vs. girls when the nosiest, most talkative, and most competitive 5th graders in history challenge one another to see who can go longer without talking.
Peter Hatcher finds his demanding two-year-old brother, Fudge, an ever increasing problem, especially when he walks off with Peter's pet turtle, Dribble.
Following a student conducting research, the reader learns about water power as an energy source. This exciting title includes how humans used water power in the past, how we use energy from water power today, and how we may use it in the future.
Examines the different regions in the United States--from the Southeast to the Midwest and the West--and offers information on their regional peculiarities.
Humphrey, pet hamster at Longfellow School, learns that he has an important role to play in helping his classmates and teacher.
An in-depth look at search and resuce dogs at work and the amazing skills they learn to accopmlish their jobs. Different breeds are showcased throughout the book perfoming different Search and Rescue tasks.
After a ghost is spotted lurking avour Capitol City's American History Museum, it's up to Raining Sam, son of a museum employee, and his friends to solve the supernatural mystery before anyone gets hurt.
A critical, yet enjoyable, look at the events that let up to the creation of the Declaration of Independence, the signers, and the documents today. Sidebars provide additional information to give context and deeper understanding to the history.