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Life in the Polar Lands What’s the difference between bergy bits and growlers? What keeps seals warm when they swim in icy...

Life in the Polar Lands

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    What’s the difference between bergy bits and growlers? What keeps seals warm when they swim in icy water? Life in the Polar Lands engages middle readers from grades 5 to 8 with surprising facts about the life in the Arctic and Antarctic regions. It also describes challenges that people face in these harsh but strikingly beautiful environments. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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    Life on the Plains Sometimes people take plain old plains for granted, but these vast shimmering oceans of grass...

    Life on the Plains

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      Sometimes people take plain old plains for granted, but these vast shimmering oceans of grass support life on Earth in so many ways! With facts, illustrations, and bits of trivia, this book helps middle readers learn about animal antics and birds in the bush. They’ll discover the richness of life and history on the plains and why these lands need people to protect them today. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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      Life in the Cities Kids might not think of cities as natural habitats, but from moss growing on a wall to storks...

      Life in the Cities

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        Kids might not think of cities as natural habitats, but from moss growing on a wall to storks nesting atop a chimney, many living things share these built environments with people. Life in the Cities engages students in grades 5 to 8 with richly illustrated descriptions of the habitats and inhabitants that thrive in our cities. It also explores the ways people work to protect their city environments. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

        What Living Things Need

        What Living Things Need What causes the seasons to change? Young learners see the basic needs of all living things. Bright...

        What Living Things Need

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        • Free Gift! Professor L. Otto Funn

        What causes the seasons to change? Young learners see the basic needs of all living things. Bright illustrations and easy-to-read sentences introduce early readers to the web of life in the book What Living Things Need.

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        Life in the Woodlands Woodlands are rich in all sorts of plant and animal life, but it’s the trees that keep these...

        Life in the Woodlands

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          Woodlands are rich in all sorts of plant and animal life, but it’s the trees that keep these habitats vibrant. Even a fallen log gives food to slugs, spiders, fungi, and more! Life in the Woodlands introduces middle readers from grades 5 to 8 to woodland wildlife and resources, as well as to people’s efforts to protect them. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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          Life on the Islands What do Greenland, Maui, and Manhattan have in common? They’re all islands! Islands can be crowded...

          Life on the Islands

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            What do Greenland, Maui, and Manhattan have in common? They’re all islands! Islands can be crowded with people or uninhabited, mountainous or barely above sea level. Life on the Islands by World Book's Ecology series gives middle readers from grades 5 to 8 a richly illustrated introduction to boundless variety of life and habitats on the world’s islands. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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            Life in the Deserts Where are the driest places in the world? What survival tricks keep a desert cactus or a horned...

            Life in the Deserts

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              Where are the driest places in the world? What survival tricks keep a desert cactus or a horned lizard alive? What happens when the desert blooms? Life in the Deserts introduces students in grades 5 to 8 to surprisingly rich desert environments. It also explores the environmental challenges faced by people who make their homes in and near desert regions. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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              Life on the Coastlines How does the sea carve a coastline? This book engages students with fascinating bits of coastal...

              Life on the Coastlines

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                How does the sea carve a coastline? This book engages students with fascinating bits of coastal lore. The richly illustrated book also describes how some coastal people make a living from the sea and seek to protect this special environment. The book includes a story about a mermaid legend, a fun quiz, and a helpful glossary.

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                Earth's Features How much of the world’s water is found in the oceans? How many volcanoes erupt each year, and how...

                Earth's Features

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                • Free Gift! Professor L. Otto Funn

                How much of the world’s water is found in the oceans? How many volcanoes erupt each year, and how do they form islands? What do seaweed and trees have in common? Students go on an adventure through vibrant illustrations of coral reefs and mountain peaks in Earth's Features. While they read, their imaginations will wander into deep caves and winding rivers.