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History is full of spectacular adventures, discoveries, victories, and also epic failures. Each book features short humorous stories about a variety of historical events within a specific subject (War, Advertising, Invention, Exploration, Diplomacy).

Nonfiction
3rd-4th Grade Readability
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When a crime occurs, highly trained crime scene and forensic investigators arrive on the scene to analyze what’s left behind. Learn how these investigators use scientific processes to get information from fingerprints, ballistics, digital evidence, and blood samples.

3rd Grade Readability
For Grades 3–9



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The animal kingdom is filled with some wild creatures. From great white sharks to mole rats, this series provides an up close look at some of the world’s most extreme animals. Each book in this series features measured vocabulary, fascinating facts, clear text and formatting, and compelling photos.

3rd Grade Readability
For Grades 4–8
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This series features carefully written, considerate text about interesting and unique occupations that provide a high level of interest combined with a low level of complexity for struggling readers.

Nonfiction
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AR Quizzes Available



Real Heroes of Sports presents the inspiring true stories showing young fans the best side of sports.

3rd-4th Grade Readability
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Nailed It! presents the thrills and spills of the most intriguing extreme sports.

Nonfiction
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AR Quizzes Available



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Do you know the facts about the world and the universe around you? Think again! Many of the commonly held beliefs that people are true are not. Test your knowledge and find out if what you always thought was true is fact or fib.

3rd Grade Readability
For ages 8–14


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This fascinating series takes a very simple look at animal classifications, with each book focusing on a different group of animal. The series examines what each type of animal does, how they behave, and how these characteristics are different from other groups of animals. Beautifully illustrated with colorful photographs, the series shows many examples of different types of animals in their natural environment.

1st Grade Readability
For ages 6–9


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The Komodo dragon is the world's largest lizard! Readers will learn all about this real-life dragon that roams only a few small islands on Earth. Life science curriculum links are covered throughout. Critical thinking questions using the Common Core are also included.

3rd Grade Readability
For ages 8–14


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When the world’s biggest, baddest bugs come face-to-face it can mean only one thing—war! In Bug Battles, readers first learn about some of the world’s meanest bugs, including their strengths, natural weapons, defenses, and more. They then get a ringside seat to watch two bugs battle it out for the ultimate victory!

3rd Grade Readability
For ages 8–14


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The roar of the engine! The squeal of the tires! Blazers Horsepower is a high-octane thrill ride with some of the world's most powerful engines and expert drivers. From sports cars to dirt bikes, from lowriders to stock cars, these books are packed with action photography, high-impact design, and full-throttle text to add fuel for even the most reluctant reader. These revised editions boast updated design, photos, and text to keep your collection current.

1st Grade Readability
For ages 3–9


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Stories about ghostly hauntings haunt readers around the world. This spooky series features one real-life ghost story per book, written in a can't-put-it-down narrative style. Fact boxes and skeptic's notes give readers real-world context for these frightening tales, including the legendary Bloody Mary and Bell Witch ghost stories.

3rd Grade Readability
For ages 8–14


 

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