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Get Coding with Repeating

Series : Computer-Free Coding

Readers will learn the fundamental principles of repetition and looping. They will look at how language handles different ways of repeating code, including while, for, repeat, and until clauses. Simple language breaks difficult concepts down into reader-friendly explanations. This completely computer-free guide to repetition makes learning about coding accessible and fun!

Price: $37.95

Get Coding with Logic

Series : Computer-Free Coding

It is most logical for young coders to learn about Boolean algebra! This interactive book introduces readers to the concept of logic, which lies at the heart of coding. They will learn about if and until clauses, arithmetic functions, and decision-making. Budding coders will engage with these crucial topics through fun puzzles and games and adorable robot illustrations.

Price: $37.95

Get Coding with Debugging

Series : Computer-Free Coding

Bugs can sneak into the most unexpected places even into coding! Young coders will don their bug extermination gear in this introduction to debugging! This completely computer-free book explores key concepts such as determining, measuring, checking, and correcting errors in code. Clear, accessible language breaks complex ideas down into reader-friendly, manageable chunks.

Price: $37.95

Get Coding with Data

Series : Computer-Free Coding

Code it, test it, cache it, drop it! This book introduces readers to everything they need to know about data. They’ll explore types of data including numbers, strings, and arrays. Readers will learn how data is stored in computer and in codes, as well as key vocabulary terms such as memory, cache, ram, disk, and flash. They’ll also see the difference between constants and variables, and other important science and technology topics!

Price: $37.95

Bionic Bodies

Series : Techno Planet

We are witnessing incredible breakthroughs in health science, from electronic eye implants and thought-controlled artificial limbs to nanobots—tiny robots that can deliver medication inside the body. Bionic Bodies introduces young readers to the mind-blowing technological innovations that are —or soon will be—improving and advancing the capabilities of the human body, as well as saving people’s lives.

Price: $27.95

Tech to Protect

Series : Techno Planet

Tech to Protect explores many of the incredible technological innovations that are occurring in the defense industry, including weaponry and military hardware, as well as surveillance and cybersecurity programs. Young readers will also learn about the controversies some of these innovations are creating, including concerns over privacy.

Price: $27.95

Tech Living

Series : Techno Planet

From robots cleaning houses to clothes that can correct posture, technology is constantly introducing ways to improve our lives. Tech Living explores many of these current and soon-to-be appearing innovations through dynamic photographs and engaging text. Young readers are encouraged to consider both the benefits and drawbacks of many of the technological advancements.

Price: $27.95

Supercharged Sports

Series : Techno Planet

From drones capturing unique angles of plays for enhanced analysis to swimsuit material helping swimmers go faster, technological innovations are transforming the way sports are played as well as watched. Supercharged Sports examines these exciting advances in technology and also explores what’s coming next in the world of sport science.

Price: $27.95

Tech Industry

Series : Techno Planet

Tech Industry examines the technological innovations that are transforming not only the way goods are manufactured and distributed, but also how people function in the workplace. Dynamic photographs and informative text illustrate the advancements we are experiencing in industrial technology, such as 3-D printing, product delivery by drone, and computer chips for consumers to track the path of their food from source to plate.

Price: $27.95

Space Tech

Series : Techno Planet

From voyaging farther into the universe than ever before to the possibility of living on Mars, technological innovations are turning dreams into reality. Space Tech explores these exciting advances through stunning photography, informative and engaging text. This title also examines the surprising ways we already benefit from space technology, including enriched baby food and laser eye surgery.

Price: $27.95

Simple Science of Magnets

Series : Simply Science

Magnets have amazing power to make things move. But how do they work? What are they used for? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more through easy-to-read text and vivid photographs. An experiment rounds out the book and provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding.

Price: $36.95

Simple Science of Light

Series : Simply Science

Sunlight and moonlight, reflections and rainbows. Light is everywhere you look. But where does it come from? How does it make shadows? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more through easy-to-read text and vivid photographs. An experiment rounds out the book and provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding.

Price: $36.95

Simple Science of Matter

Series : Simply Science

Matter is all around us. But what is it? What is it made of? Can you see it, feel it, and smell it? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more through easy-to-read text and vivid photographs. An experiment rounds out the book and provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding.

Price: $36.95

Simple Science of Dirt

Series : Simply Science

Dirt is all around us. It is found on every continent on Earth. But what is it made of? What is its purpose? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more through easy-to-read text and vivid photographs. An experiment rounds out the book and provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding.

Price: $36.95

Simple Science of Water

Series : Simply Science

Steam and frost, raindrops and dew. Water is all around us. But what do we use it for? How does the water cycle work? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding.

Price: $36.95

Simple Science of Rocks

Series : Simply Science

Rocks are all around us. Some rocks on Earth are 4 billion years old! But what are they made of? What are the different types of rock? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more through easy-to-read text and vivid photographs. An experiment rounds out the book and provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding.

Price: $36.95

The Wolves Return

The Wolves Return chronicles how twenty-three Canadian gray wolves were released in Yellowstone National Park where, due to over-hunting, there had been no wolves at all for almost seventy years. This reintroduction project was an overwhelming success, bringing positive changes to the diversity of the park. This true story offers an important lesson about the difference one creature can make in creating a healthy, thriving world.

Price: $19.95

Water’s Children - Celebrating the Resource that Unites Us All

Around the world, water appears in many forms: a snowflake, an oasis, the stream from a faucet, monsoon rain. In Water's Children, twelve young people describe what water means to them. The descriptions are as varied as the landscapes the speakers inhabit, but each of them also expresses, in their own language, a universal truth: Water is life. Accompanied by glowing illustrations, Water's Children is a celebration of our world's most precious resource and will encourage thoughtful discussion among young readers and listeners.

Price: $18.95

Up! Up! Up! Skyscraper

Snappy rhymes invite young readers to watch workers dig, pour, pound, and bolt a skyscraper into existence. Simple yet satisfying sidebars provide further information about each step in the construction process. Quirky, colorful art enhance the appeal of a construction site with all the equipment and sounds of building.

Price: $21.99