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LPI008
$29.99  
Hardcover, 608pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781788686365
Let Lonely Planet take you further than ever before with the world’s first and only travel guide to the Universe. Developed with the latest data from NASA, we take you from our home on Earth and out into the far reaches of the solar system, then into our neighbouring stars and planetary systems,...
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QRT053
$12.99  
Paperback, Michelle Nichols, 80pages, 7.5 x 7.5, ISBN: 9781631595608
Little Learning Labs:   Astronomy for Kids   teaches children the wonders of outer space with 26 hands-on activities that can be done at home with items found around the house. It's not easy to explain and understand what lies beyond the night sky. This curated collection of 26 projects...
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QRT054
$24.99  
Flexi, Michelle Nichols , 144pages, 9 x 9, ISBN: 9781631591341
Explore the wonders of the universe through hands-on fun! In   Astronomy Lab for Kids , science educator Michelle Nichols has compiled 52 labs and activities that use everyday materials from around the house to encourage kids, their friends, and their families to look up, down, and around at...
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LPI005
$19.99  
Hardcover, Valerie Stimac, 288pages, 6.6 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781788686198
Witnessing the sweep of the Milky Way, the remains of comets burning up in our atmosphere, or the shimmering aurora, we better understand the universe and our place in it. Lonely Planet’s   Dark Skies , the first world’s guide to astrotourism, can help you experience all of this and more...
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QRT051
$18.99  
Before the Big Bang there was NOTHING AT ALL. No galaxies, no space, no light and no sound. Then suddenly, 13.8 billion years ago, IT ALL BEGAN… This beautiful follow-up to The Story of Life brings to life the story of our universe for younger children. Travel back in time to the Big Bang, see...
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STL344
$14.95  
Paperback, William Potter, 80pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781783124640
Budding astronauts and astronomers can r each for the stars with this mind-bogglingly entertaining   Space Creativity Book !   Perfect for every young kid with dreams of space, this out-of-this-world activity book offers puzzles, games, more than 150 stickers, and pullout art paper....
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MPS225
$7.99  
Paperback, Ian Graham, 32pages, 6.6 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780753474631
My Best Book of Spaceships  introduces young readers to the amazing variety of spacecraft past, present, and ready to blast off into the future. From the first steps on the Moon, to life on a space station--this book has everything an aspiring young astronaut would ever want to know!
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PER223
$6.99  
Hardcover Spiral, 50pages, 5 x 8, ISBN: 9782733867362
45 Games  series now includes over 10 titles with record-selling numbers in France!  Each title revolves around a general theme, divided in 3 sub-categories and 45 games in total.
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QRT030
$14.99  
Hardcover, Paul Beck, 48pages, 11 x 10, ISBN: 9780760355374
There is more to outer space than what we can see in the night sky. Explore it all with  Amazing World Stars & Planets  and be a real space traveler. How is a star born? Why does it die? What is the difference between a star cluster and a planetary nebula? Discover the answers to these...
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QRT031
$17.95  
Hardcover, Ian Graham, 24pages, 11 x 10, ISBN: 9781682972120
Discover all there is to know about the machines used in space by building them with this interactive guide! Space Machines   includes everything you will need and full, step-by-step instructions to build nine different space machines with working parts. With a pegboard and 40 sturdy,...
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QRT032
$12.99  
Board, Heather Alexander, 16pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781786030559
How big is the universe? What would it be like to live on Venus? Is there life on another planet? What was the Big Bang? How does space travel work? Find out the answers to these and many more questions in this interactive lift-the-flap fact book. Embark on an epic journey through space and see...
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IPS078
$14.99  
Paperback, John Szinger, 63pages, 8 x 8 x 1, ISBN: 9780804849241
Fly high with realistic paper models of some of the most astonishing aircraft and spacecraft ever designed! The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum hosts seven million visitors annually—a testament to our enduring fascination with flight. Noted origami artist John Szinger has created...
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IPS083
$12.95  
Paperback, Dave Williams & Loredana Cunti, 52pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781773210575
Will humans ever be able to live on other planets? Former NASA astronaut Dr. Dave Williams is the person to ask.  It turns out that Earth is a pretty good place to live. Finding other habitable environments in space is no easy task: temperatures on Mercury are ten times hotter than on Earth;...
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PPP023
$7.99  
Paperback, Felicity French, 64pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781441324207
Blast off on an epic space adventure through our solar system and beyond! Learn about space stations, stars, planets, and more as you trek through puzzles, activities, coloring pages, and more. Map you own solar system. Make planets out of food (that's right!). Create your own...
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IPS097
$12.99  
Paperback, Alain Grée, 64pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781787080232
This gorgeous transport-themed activity book will be very popular with any child who loves all things that go! With over 100 different activities, including dot to dot, spot the difference, coloring in, simple makes and other engaging puzzles. The  Transport Activity Book  is educational as...
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SIM374
$15.99  
Board, Timothy Knapman, 24pages, 8.5 x 13, ISBN: 9781684123322
Blast off on an outer space adventure with Ollie, Allie, and their dog Yowzer in this innovative board book for junior space explorers. Get ready to blast off for an out-of-this-world adventure with Ollie, Allie, and their dog Yowzer! Each die-cut page in this innovative board book invites...
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STL326
$29.95  
Hardcover, Malcolm & Alexander Swanston, 224pages, 8 x 10.5, ISBN: 9781782747093
A highly illustrated and accessible account of the development of air warfare, from the first skirmishes over the Western Front in World War I to today’s hi-tech netcentric aerial battlespace.   No single human invention has altered the nature of war more than the airplane. The  History of...
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QRT028
$22.99  
Box of Cards, 50pages, 4.5 x 6.5 x 1.5, ISBN: 9780711239630
A collection of 50 postcards in a box from the Science Museum, showcasing fascinating images from the museum’s wide-ranging image library, including vintage posters, original drawings, photographs and prints.  Stored in sturdy box with ribbon opener.  
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STL325
$34.95  
Hardcover, Jack Herris , Rob Pearson, 192pages, 8 x 10, ISBN: 9781906626655
Illustrated with detailed artworks of combat aircraft and their markings,  Aircraft of World War I: The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide  is a comprehensive study of the aircraft that fought in the Great War of 1914–18. Arranged chronologically by theatre of war and campaign,...
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QRT024
$19.99  
Hardcover, Katy Flint, 24pages, 9 x 12, ISBN: 9781786031310
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STL318
$8.95  
Paperback, Carolyn Scrace, 48pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781912537136
Outer space awaits kids in this fun and informative activity book—which comes with 10 easy-to-make press-out models and 150 stickers!    How big is the universe? What is a space station? How can we study space from earth?  With this accessible, engaging, and interactive book, kids can...
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CSP004
$5.56 $6.95  
Paperback, David Lee, 24pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781508147657
Readers will set their eyes to the night sky in this fascinating book about astronomers. This volume is a perfect combination between STEM and career guidance as it introduces readers to the different ways astronomers use science, technology, engineering, and math in their work every day....
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CSP005
$8.95  
Paperback, Heather Moore Niver, 32pages, 8 x 8, ISBN: 9781482424140
When we look up at the night sky you can see millions of stars, but what do you think we could see in space if we left Earth? If we could hop into a special ship and blast off, traveling billions of miles away from Earth, wed see the Milky Way galaxy. In this book, readers take an incredible...
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DKP087
$24.00 $30.00  
Hardcover, 352pages, 8.5 x 10 x 1.6, ISBN: 9781465473622
Enclosed in a sturdy open-ended box!   An accessible but genuinely comprehensive illustrated handbook of every aspect of astronomy, featuring the latest discoveries and the most recently available images of the universe. Take a tour of the universe, from the 90-mile-wide impact...
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SIM355
$19.95  
Hardcover, 96pages, 12 x 10, ISBN: 9781604338003
With a unique glow-in-the dark tactile book cover that recreates the cratered surface of the moon, DISCOVERING PLANETS AND MOONS is the ultimate guide to the most fascinating features of our solar system. Blast off into outer space with DISCOVERINGS PLANETS AND MOONS! From the icy outer...
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STL312
$14.95  
Paperback, Giles Sparrow, 320pages, 5 x 6.5, ISBN: 9781782742609
Following the ‘Big Bang’, it took the universe billions of years to evolve into the unique system of stars and planets that we know of today. Scientists have studied the planets of our solar system for centuries, and are beginning to understand the billions of stars and other bodies...
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QRT019
$7.95  
Paperback, Jomike Tejido, 24pages, 9 x 12, ISBN: 9781633225473
The colorful and joyful illustrations in  Jumbo Stickers for Little Hands: Outer Space  are sure to inspire imaginative play and storytelling in young children. With 75 large (2 to 4 inches wide or high) reusable stickers and 22 pages of scenery, there are no rules or set...
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PPP019
$12.99  
Hardcover Spiral, Amber Tunnell, 7pages, 6.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781441315816
Share stories of the night sky and soothe little ones to sleep with this unique bedtime book! Simply shine the beam of a light (not included) through the page ''windows'' to cast pictures on the wall as you read with your child. It's a fun and comforting way to end the day and...
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IPS054
$7.96 $9.95  
Board, Martha Zschock, 16pages, 6 x 6, ISBN: 9781938700637
Welcome to the night sky! Parent and child owls tour the night sky in best-selling author-illustrator Martha Day Zschock's Hello! board book series for children. In Hello, Night Sky! you can join the pair as they look at the stars through a telescope and take a pretend rocket ship ride into...
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RAN503
$40.00  
Hardcover, 320pages, 10 x 12, ISBN: 9781465402127
From the first prototypes of flying machines to today's supersonic jets, the history and roles of aircraft are explored in this beautifully illustrated guide. Aviation enthusiasts of all stripes and ages will welcome learning more about key brands and big players from yesterday and today...
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RAN501
$29.95  
Paperback, R.G. Grant, 452pages, 8.5 x 10, ISBN: 9781465463272
A visual guide to aviation and man's conquest of the skies, covering the earliest pioneers of flight to modern-day space technology. Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution and now in paperback. Over 100 years ago, the Wright brothers flew in a shaky plane for the first time....
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PGW270
$9.99  
Paperback, Jen Alliston, 64pages, 8.8 x 0.5 x 11.5 inches, ISBN: 9781787080034
This fabulous space-themed activity book will entertain children wherever they are in the universe! The pages are crammed with all sorts of fun, including dot to dot, spot the difference, coloring in and other amusing activities. Fun and educational, Space Adventure Activity Book features...
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DKP081
$9.99  
Hardcover, DK, 64pages, 6 x 0.5 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9781465473394
A fantastic first book on our universe. Explore the world of stars, planets, and astronomy. Discover what a star is, how the moon looks close up, and what tools astronomers use to look at space. With exciting activities, like how to look at the sun safely, and plenty of fun facts, this book is a...
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IPS020
$16.95  
Paperback, Will Kalif, 208pages, 9.5 x 0.5 x 7 inches, ISBN: 9781612437569
Have Fun Exploring the Stars with Close-up Views of Space Objects Right from Your Own Backyard Take the mystery and struggle out of discovering new worlds. With hands-on tips, tricks and instructions, this book allows you to unleash the full power of your small telescope and view amazing...
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STL299
$17.95  
Hardcover, Jonny Lambert, 16pages, 9 x 11, ISBN: 9781783123438
Get ready to take off, with this striking model plane that’s a must-have for aircraft-loving kids!   Build your very own mega-model of a Beechcraft Staggerwing biplane, complete with wheels that turn and a propeller that spins. This bright-red plane, which measures a full 11...
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NOR006
$9.95  
Paperback, Rebecca Rowell, 32pages, 7 x 8, ISBN: 9781635173208
Explores the engineering challenges behind building rockets, as well as the creative solutions found to overcome those challenges. Accessible text, vibrant photos, and an engineering activity for readers provide a well-rounded introduction to the engineering process.
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PGW261
$18.99  
Hardcover, Mike Goldsmith, 32pages, 8.5 x 12, ISBN: 9781626869660
Get ready for liftoff, and experience the amazing story of space exploration, from the invention of the first rockets to interplanetary probes traveling to the far reaches of the solar system. Pull out the oversized extendable pages and lift the flaps to see inside famous spacecraft and spot the...
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HCT033
$19.99  
Paperback, Marcus Chown, 224pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9780316268059
Never before have the wonders of our solar system been so immediately accessible to readers of all ages. This beautiful book presents a new and fascinating way to experience our planetary neighborhood. With hundreds of stunning photographs and graphics, as well as fascinating text by the...
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SIM325
$15.99  
Hardcover, Tom Fletcher & Dougie Poynter, 32pages, 9 x 11, ISBN: 9781481498661
From Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter of McFly comes a supersonic space adventure filled with planets, poop, and pandemonium! One boy, one space rocket, one very hungry dinosaur: the ingredients for an explosive space adventure of epic poop-portions! But when Danny realizes he’s...
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PGN268
$16.99  
Hardcover, Kelsey Oseid, 160pages, 8 x 8, ISBN: 9780399579530
A richly illustrated guide to the myths, histories, and science of the celestial bodies of our solar system, with stories and information about constellations, planets, comets, the northern lights, and more.  Combining art, mythology, and science,  What We See in the Stars ...
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STL274
$14.95  
Paperback, Anne Rooney, 128pages, 0.5 x 8.8 x 11.5 inches, ISBN: 9781783120727
The entire universe is in this book—and budding astronauts and astronomers will be captivated! What planet has the most moons? Who was the first woman in space? Where is the nearest star—and how long would it take to get there? These record-breaking facts take the wonders of the...
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STL276
$14.95  
Paperback, Gareth Moore, 64pages, 11.4 x 0.2 x 11.4 inches, ISBN: 9781454710547
Discover the night sky with these 29 dot-to-dots, each showcasing an artistic interpretation of a constellation! Let your pencil fly you to the stars! These beautiful puzzles range from the 12 zodiac signs to an enchanting selection of ancient Greek constellations. Each dot-to-dot includes...
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DKP079
$25.00  
Hardcover, 352pages, 8.5 x 10, ISBN: 9781465464187
An essential guide to milestone developments in astronomy, telling the story of our ideas about space, time, and the physics of the cosmos—from ancient times to the present day. From planets and stars to black holes and the Big Bang, take a journey through the wonders of the universe....
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FFB141
$29.95  
Paperback, Robin Scagell, 128pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781770859005
Updated star maps include all sky events occurring in 2017 and beyond. Praise for the previous edition: "A concise introduction to the night sky suitable for the beginning stargazer... The text is clear and easy to read... Recommended."  -- Choice "An ideal portable reference...
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HRW143
$5.59 $6.99  
Paperback, Seymour Simon, 32pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9780688158439
Whether they appear as distant specks in an astronomer's telescope or shoot brilliantly across the evening sky, comets, meteors, and asteroids have fascinated sky gazers throughout history. But where do these racing celestial bodies come from, and what can they teach us about our universe? Join...
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RAN486
$4.99  
Paperback, Melissa Stewart, 32pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781426319433
Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space—and into our atmosphere. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!
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CBP001
$7.16 $8.95  
Paperback, Rita Storey, 32pages, ISBN: 9780778733959
Take to the skies with How to Build Aircraft. Featuring simple step-by-step instructions, handy templates, vibrant photographs, and easily accessible materials, this title shows readers how to build their very own aircraft that can really fly! Projects include a hot-air balloon, roto-copter, a...
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DKP068
$30.00  
Hardcover, 256pages, 10.8 x 0.9 x 12.1, ISBN: 9781465453402
The definitive visual guide to exploring all the marvels of the stars, the Milky Way, and the universe beyond. Chart the wonders of the cosmos in our own solar system and beyond with  The Stars . Packed with 3-D artworks of each constellation and incredible new imagery from the Hubble...
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HMC339
$9.99  
Paperback, H. A. Rey, 72pages, 9 x 10.8, ISBN: 9780544763425
Containing star charts, a guide to the constellations, and details about seasons and the movement of the objects we see in the sky, this classic book makes H. A. Rey’s passion for astronomy evident on every page. New updates concentrate on the planetary and solar system information in...
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WWN821
$21.95  
Paperback, Donald L. Barlett & James B. Steele, 688pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780393326024
The life that inspired the major motion picture The Aviator, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Martin Scorsese. Howard Hughes has always fascinated the public with his mixture of secrecy, dashing lifestyle, and reclusiveness. This is the book that breaks through the image to get at...
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NAV080
$21.95  
Paperback, George J. Marrett, 264pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781682470367
George J. Marrett, a former test pilot for aviator Howard Hughes, separates fact from fiction to tell the inside story of the genius who set flight speed records in the 1930s and went on to develop some of America’s most famous aircraft and weapons. The author draws on his wealth of experiences...
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MBI140
$35.00  
Hardcover, Richard H. Graham, 192pages, 8.6 x 0.8 x 11, ISBN: 9780760343272
At the height of the Cold War in 1964, President Johnson announced a new aircraft dedicated to strategic reconnaissance. The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird spy plane flew more than three-and-a-half times the speed of sound, so fast that no other aircraft could catch it. Above 80,000 feet, its pilots...
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MBI141
$52.50 $75.00  
Paperback, Richard H. Graham, 1040pages, 8.6 x 1.9 x 11.2, ISBN: 9780760351741
This is the reprinted facsimile edition of the manual issued to crew members of the US Air Force's sleek SR-71, now available with photos and annotations by former Blackbird pilot Richard Graham. The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird was a long-range, Mach 3 reconnaissance aircraft developed by...
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STL246
$7.95  
Board, Connie & Peter Roop, 26pages, 8.1 x 0.7 x 6, ISBN: 9781454914181
The youngest astronomers can go forth and journey into outer space in this fun, basic introduction to the solar system. The unique format presents our sun and each planet in order with graduated flaps—turn each flap to reveal fascinating facts on each celestial body, and even the Milky Way!
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GPR025
$7.95  
Laminated Pamphlet, 12pages, 9 x 4.3, ISBN: 9781887562737
6 panel foldout in plastic laminate with color photos and descriptions of U.S. military aircraft
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PER124
$9.95  
Paperback, 24pages, 8 x 0.6 x 9.1, ISBN: 9780762459971
THIS COSMIC ACTIVITY BOOK Includes: Four 18" x 24" fold-out posters for you to color and display, 24 pages of activities, games, and puzzles, Unbelievable facts you didn’t know about the cosmos and beyond so you can . . . See outer space like an astronaut! Solve galactic brainteasers like...
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PER106
$6.95  
Paperback, Ryan Jacobson, 64pages, 8.5 x 10.8, ISBN: 9781591933250
Stargazing is a fascinating hobby that parents and children can share. Introduce kids to 26 of the most interesting and well-known constellations through dot-to-dots and other creative activities. Read the mythology behind each constellation, and utilize the flashcard cutouts to learn the...
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HCB045
$9.99  
Puzzle, 36pages, 6 x 5.5 x 1.9, ISBN: 9780735345966
Puzzling on the move has never been easier with Mudpuppy's Outer Space To Go. Packaged in a travel-friendly drawstring pouch, this puzzle will take you to other galaxies with it's bold rocket illustrations.
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SIM261
$3.99  
Paperback, Patricia Lakin, 48pages, 6 x 0.2 x 9, ISBN: 9781481456234
Blast off into a galaxy full of fun with this fact-tastic nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series about the history of fun stuff! Did you know that ancient people all over the world looked at the stars and saw constellations? Or that a science fiction author named Jules Verne...
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GPT201
$7.95  
Paperback, Laura Evert, 48pages, 8.7 x 0.2 x 8.7, ISBN: 9781559718424
An introduction to the world of planets, moons, and stars including identification information, educational activities, and fun facts.
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RAN448
$9.99  
Hardcover, Tish Rabe, 48pages, 6.8 x 0.4 x 9.4, ISBN: 9780679891154
Au revoir , Pluto! In this newly revised, bestselling backlist title, beginning readers and budding astronomers are launched on a wild trip to visit the now eight planets in our solar system (per the International Astronomical Union’s 2006 decision to downgrade Pluto from a planet to a dwarf...
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GPT159
$12.99  
Hardcover, Peter Mellett & John Rostron, 64pages, 8.7 x 0.4 x 11.5, ISBN: 9781861474018
Discover the flight techniques of insects, birds and flying creatures, and human inventions from kites to airliners; step-by-step experiments help you understand how flight works.
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GPT158
$9.99  
Hardcover, Peter Mellett, 64pages, 8.2 x 0.5 x 8.2, ISBN: 9781843228691
A fascinating fact file and learn-it-yourself project book. Features 18 hands-on experiments to help you really find out - make a miniature plane and a hot-air balloon, construct a kite, and build models that demonstrate how birds fly and how jets engines work. Ideal for 8-12 year-olds for home...
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DKP055
$14.99  
Hardcover, Pop-Up, 18pages, 9.6 x 9.6 x 1, ISBN: 9781465439147
Designed for toddlers ages 3-5,  My Best Pop-Up Space Book  is a child's first guide to the universe. Starting with a blast-off sound button featured on the cover — and embedded on each spread throughout the book — youngsters will dive into the pages to find large pop-up surprises on every page....
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