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   Out of this World - 8 titles


   NEW! 
Alien Cave Explorers
Asteroid-Harpooning Hitcher
Land-Sailing Venus Rover
Laser-Sailing Starships
Printable Probes and Cosmic Confetti
Solar-Wind-Riding Electric Sail
Squishy, Fishy Robot Explorers
Web-Spinning Space Spiders
 
  Famous Myths and Legends - 12 titles
  Myths and Legends of Africa NEW!
Myths and Legends of Ancient Britain and Ireland NEW!
Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece NEW!
Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt
Myths and Legends of Ancient Rome
Myths and Legends of Australia, New Zealand, and Pacific Islands
Myths and Legends of Central and South America
Myths and Legends of China NEW!
Myths and Legends of North America: Canada and the Northern United States
Myths and Legends of North America: Southwestern United States and Mexico NEW!
Myths and Legends of Scandinavia NEW! 
Myths and Legends of South Asia and Southeast Asia
 
 

The Secret Files of Professor L. Otto Funn
- 1 title


Discover the answer to questions through exciting, challenging, and fun experiments!

Earth's Changing Climate - 8 titles

Food, Water, and Climate Change
Habitats and Climate Change
Living with Climate Change
Natural Cycles and Climate Change
Oceans and Climate Change
Understanding Climate Change
Weather and Climate Change
Wildlife and Climate Change

Invisible to the Eye

Animals in Disguise

  Sandwich to Sundae - 1 title

Uncommon Stories Behind Uncommon Words

Welcome to Reading Anthology
- 3 titles

Fairy Tales and Stories
Folk Tales and Fables
Poems and Rhymes

Dr. Mollie Cule - 1 title

Dr. Mollie Cule Reboots the Robot
 
         
  Animals of the World  - 44 current titles  
 
Alligators and Other Crocodilians
Ants and Other Social Insects
Arabians and Other Horses
Baboons and Other Old World Monkeys
Beagles and Other Hounds
Box Turtles
Bulldogs and Other Nonsporting Dogs
Cardinals and other Song Birds
Clownfish and Other Saltwater Aquarium Fish
Cockatiels and Other Parrots
Cottontails and their Relatives
Flying Foxes and Other Bats
Fur Seals and Other Pinnipeds
German Shepherds and Other Herding Dogs
  Giraffes and Other Hoofed Mammals
Golden Retrievers and Other Sporting Dogs
Gorillas and Other Apes
Green Anoles and Other Pet Lizards
Grasshoppers and their Relatives
Grizzlies and Other Bears
Hamsters and Other Pet Rodents
Hammerheads and Other Sharks
Hedgehogs and Other Insectivores
Holland Lops and Other Rabbits
Howlers and Other New World Monkeys
Jellyfish and Other Stingers
Kangaroos and Other Marsupials
Killer Whales and Other Toothed Whales
Ladybugs and Other Beetles
Lions and other Wild Cats NEW!
Miniature Schnauzers and Other Terriers
Monarchs and Other Butterflies
Owls and Other Birds of Prey
Penguins and other Flightless Birds NEW!
Persians and Other Long-haired Cats
Portuguese Water Dogs and Other Working Dogs
Raccoons and Their Relatives NEW!
Rattlers and Other Snakes
Salmon and other Bony Fish NEW!
Shih Tzu and Other Toy Dogs
Siamese and Other Short-haired Cats
Spiders and Other Arachnids
Swans and Other Swimming Birds
Wolves and Other Wild Dogs
 
         
  Welcome to Reading -  now separated into Levels A, B, C, and D
 
 
Can Taffy Fly?
Packing for a Trip
Seasons
Taffy Finds Her Home
The Bus Ride
The Kite Savers
Trek and His Friends
Trek Can Fly
Trek Meets Taffy
Up We Go!
What Is That?
Why Is Taffy Sad?

A Big Month
A Birthday Fiesta
A Birthday Surprise
All About China
All About Scarecrows
At the Zoo
Going to the Dentist
Show and Tell
The Foods You Eat
The Garden Riddle
The Spelling Bee
Tons of Tomatoes
 
A Loose Tooth
All About Africa
Aunt Nikki's Tale
Bikes
Going to the Doctor
It's Time for Dinner
Race the Raindrops
Ride Like the Wind
Sam Starts School
Say Good Night, Lizzy
Trek Plays Ball
Where is Taffy?

A Perfect Pet
Caring for a Pet
Fairy Tale Castles
Fooled You!
Goodbye for Now
Keeping in Touch
Lend a Hand
Letters, Letters!
Rain, Rain, Go Away
What a Doll!
Who Is Coming?
Working It Out
 
         
 
Animal Lives - 7 titles

Amphibians
Birds
Fish
Insects and Spiders
Mammals
Mollusks and Similar Sea Creatures
Reptiles

Explore the Universe - 10 titles

Universe—A Cosmic Tour
The Universe—Mysteries and Marvels
Stars—The Inside Story
Stars—Birth and Death
Galaxies
The Milky Way
Alien Planets
Quasars and Black Holes
Observatories on Earth
Observatories in Space

Trek’s Travels - 12 titles

Learns About Colours
Learns About Moving Around
Learns About Numbers
Learns About Opposites
Learns About Place
Learns About Shapes
Learns About Size
Learns About Sounds
Learns About Taste and Smell
Learns About Texture
Learns About Time
Learns to Fly

Building Blocks of Mathematics - 6 titles

Addition
Division
Fractions
Multiplication
Numbers
Subtraction

Explore the Solar System - 10 titles

Earth and Earth’s Moon
Galaxies and the Universe
Human Space Exploration
Jupiter and the Asteroids
Mars
Mercury and Venus
Neptune, Comets, and Dwarf Planets
Saturn and Uranus
The Sun and Other Stars
Telescopes and Space Probes

Living Green - 9 titles

Consumable Goods
Durable Goods
Forests and Wetlands
Green Building
Green Transportation
Mountains, Deserts, and Grasslands
Oceans, Islands, and Polar Regions
Pollution
Producing and Obtaining Food

Biographical Connections - 8 titles

Martin Luther King, Jr., with profiles of
   Mohandas K. Gandhi & Nelson Mandela
Albert Einstein with profiles of Isaac Newton &
   J. Robert Oppenheimer
Elvis Presley with profiles of Muddy Waters &
   Mick Jagger
Golda Meir with profiles of David Ben Gurion &
   Yikzhak Rabin
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson with profiles of
   Elizabeth Blackwell & Susan La Flesche Picotte
Cesar Chavez with profiles of Terence V. Powderly
  & Dolores Huerta
Louis Riel with profiles of Gabriel Dumont
  &  Poundmaker
Jackie Robinson with profiles of Satchel Paige
  &  Branch Rickey

A Look At… - 8 titles

The Age of Knights and Castles
Icy Worlds
Insects and Spiders
Inventions and Discoveries
The Sea and Its Marvels
Space Exploration
Voyages of Exploration
Wonders of the World

Bug Books - 2 titles

It’s a Bug's Life
Meet the Bugs

Tales Through Time - 4 titles

Tales from the Americas

 

Tales from Africa and Asia
Tales from Ancient Greece
Tales from Northern and Western Europe

A Dream Takes Flight - 5 titles

At Home in the Sky
Beyond the Sky
The Early Days of Flight
The First True Fliers
War in the Air

Tales of Mystery and the Unknown
- 7 titles


Dinosaur Mysteries
Monster Mysteries
Mysteries from Long Ago
Mysteries in Space
Mysteries of the Sea
Mysteries of the Sky and Land
Solved Mysteries

Dinosaurs - 4 titles

Giant Dinosaurs: The Sauropods
Fierce Dinosaurs: The Large Theropods
Armored and Duckbilled Dinosaurs: The Ornithischians
Birdlike Dinosaurs: Small Theropods and Prehistoric Birds

Endangered Animals of the World
- 8 titles

Endangered Animals of Africa
Endangered Animals of Asia
Endangered Animals of Australia, New Zealand, and Pacific Islands
Endangered Animals of Europe
Endangered Animals of North America
Endangered Animals of South America
Endangered Animals of the Oceans
Extinct!

Welcome to Reading Little Books
- 48 Titles

A Big Month
A Birthday Fiesta
A Birthday Surprise
A Loose Tooth
A Perfect Pet
All About Africa
All About China
All About Scarecrows
At the Zoo
Aunt Nikki's Tale
Bikes
Can Taffy Fly?
Caring for a Pet
Fairy Tale Castles
Fooled You!
Going to the Dentist
Going to the Doctor
Goodbye for Now
It's Time for Dinner
Keeping in Touch
Lend a Hand
Letters, Letters!
Packing for a Trip
Race the Raindrops
        
Rain, Rain, Go Away
Ride Like the Wind
Sam Starts School
Say Good Night, Lizzy
Seasons
Show and Tell
Taffy Finds Her Home
The Bus Ride
The Foods You Eat
The Garden Riddle
The Kite Savers
The Spelling Bee
Tons of Tomatoes
Trek and His Friends
Trek Can Fly
Trek Meets Taffy
Trek Plays Ball
Up We Go!
What a Doll!
What Is That?
Where is Taffy?
Who Is Coming?
Why Is Taffy Sad?
Working It Out

  Learning Ladders I & II - 20 titles

Animal Homes
My Body
On the Move
Rain Forest Animals
Tough Trucks
Under the Sea
Weather
Wild Animals
Dinosaurs
World of Insects
Animal Babies
Community Helpers
Earth’s Features
Good Food for You
Nature Patterns
Nature Places
Plants Around the World
Things I Like
What Living Things Need
World of Pets

Building Blocks of Physical Science - 10 titles

Electricity
Energy
Force and Motion
Gravity
Heat
Light
Magnetism
Matter and How It Changes
Matter and Its Properties
Sound

Inventions and Discoveries - 12 titles

Agriculture
Architecture and Engineering
The Arts
Industry and Manufacturing
Mathematics
Personal and Household Items
Astronomy
Communication 
Economics
Medicine
Transportation
Warfare

Early Peoples - 16 titles

African of the Ghana Mali, and Songhai Empires
Ancient Egyptians
Ancient Greeks
Ancient Romans
Aboriginal Peoples of Australia
The Aztec
Chinese of the Shang, Zhou, and Qin Dynasties
The Inca
Indians of Eastern North America
Indians of the Northwest Coast and Plateau
Indians of the Plains and Great Basin
Indians of the Southwest
The Maori
The Maya
Peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic
The Polynesians

Learning Playground - 10 titles

Fun with Cultural Crafts and Performing Arts
Fun with Numbers
Fun with Painting and Sculpture
Fun with Shapes
Learning About Animals
Learning About Energy, Forces, and Motion
Learning About Matter
Learning About Plants
Learning About the Sun, Moon, Planets, and Stars
Learning About Weather

Documenting History - 12 titles

Aboriginal Rights Movement
African American Civil Rights Movement
American Civil War
Canadian Independence
Chinese Revolution
Federation of Australia
The Great Depression
Independence of India and Pakistan
South Africa’s Anti-Apartheid Movement
Women’s Right to Vote
World War II in Europe
World War II in the Pacific

Treasure Tree - 14 titles

*Available shortly
Backyard Bugs
Dinosaur Days
Forest Friends
Into the Rain Forest
Kits, Calves, and Cubs
All About Holidays*
All About Pets*
All About Sports*
All About You*
Goldilocks and the Three Bears*
The Elves and the Shoemaker*
Sleeping Beauty*
The Three Little Pigs*
Thumbelina’s Song*

Dogs, From Woofs to Wags - 6 titles

Dogs in Art, Myth, and Legend
Dogs Through the Ages
Dogs to Remember
Dogs: From Mutts to Purebreds
Working Dogs and Show Dogs
You and Your Dog

Native North Americans - 10 titles

The Aztec
The Blackfeet
The Cherokee
The Hopi
The Inuit
The Iroquois
The Ojibwa
The Osage
The Pomo
The Tlingit

Building Blocks of Life Science
- 8 titles


Cells to Organ Systems
Fighting Sickness
The Circulatory System
The Digestive and Urinary Systems
The Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
The Nervous System
The Respiratory System
The Skeletal and Muscular Systems

Building Blocks of Plants & Animals
- 8 titles


Animal Behaviour
Animal Life Cycles
Animal Structure and Classification
Plant and Animal Adaptations
Plant Life Cycles
Plant Structure and Classification
The Cell Cycle
Traits and Heredity

Puzzle Me - 3 titles

Brain Teasers
Brain Ticklers
Brain Twisters

Anti-Bullying Basics - 6 titles

Bullied by Boys
Bullied in Cyberspace
Bullied by Friends
Bullied by Girls
Bullied by Groups
Bullied to Belong

Curious Creatures ABC

Angry Aardvark to Zealous Zebra



 
         
   

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