America the Beautiful: A Pop-up Book Robert Sabuda again dazzles audiences with his brilliant paper engineering, this time honoring the USA - From the Golden Gate Bridge to the Big Apple, Sabuda delivers dynamic spreads that combine his trademark white pop-ups against brilliantly colored backgrounds.
Recommended for ages 4-8
Cooking Rocks!!: Rachael Ray's 30-Minute Meals for Kids
The author of "Cooking 'Round the Clock: Rachael Ray's 30-Minute Meals" Rachael Ray of The Food Network has come up with a cook book just for kids. These age-specific easy-to-follow recipes are both fun to do and good to eat.
Our 50 States: A Family Adventure Across America Lynne Cheney and Robin Preiss Glasser, creators of the bestselling "America: A Patriotic Primer" and "A is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women," take you on an unforgettable tour of America -- from the Everglades of Florida to the grasslands of Kentucky to the Sierra Mountains of California. Recommended for Ages 4-8
This is the ultimate book about pirates, complete with tales of adventure and intrigue about Blackbeard and Captain Kidd. You'll learn about walking the plank and buried treasure and discover what was like aboard a pirate ship. This introduction to the world of buccaneers was written by British author John Matthew. [Ages 6-12]
Scholastic Children's Dictionary
Designed primarily for 9-to-12-year-olds, the Scholastic Children's Dictionary features sample sentence, easy-to-master pronunciation guides, word histories, synonym boxes, cross-references, illustrations, photos, language notes, maps, flags, and a grammar and punctuation guide -- in all, 672 pages of essential information.
So You Want To Be President?
Presidents have sometimes been generals or actors, some big and some small, others handsome or a few even homely like Abraham Lincoln, but children will enjoy discovering the inside facts as well as some funny anecdotes about our American leaders.
The Children's World Atlas
Featuring more than 100 easy-to-read maps of all the countries and oceans and more than 1,000 illustrations and photographs. Plus Fact Files packed with up-to-date information about each region and Flags and statistics for all countries. This is a Geographical dictionary with more than 9,000 place names.
for ages 12 and up