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Everybody Needs a Rock (For the Junior Rockhound)
Everybody Needs a Rock (For the Junior Rockhound)
by Byrd Baylor
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Baylor provides ten rules for finding a rock. "Not just any rock, Baylor is careful to note, but 'a special rock that you find yourself and keep as long as you can--maybe forever.' . . . As fresh as Baylor's concept are Parnall's striking illustrations."-... (read more)

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Life Story
Life Story
by Virginia Lee Burton
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Earth takes center stage in this updated version of Virginia Lee Burtons 1962 classic Life Story. Told through five acts, Burtons art and text tell the history of earth from beginning to present day. Readers will gain an in-depth understanding of the... (read more)

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Rocks and Minerals: A Gem of a Read! (Basher Science)
Rocks and Minerals: A Gem of a Read! (Basher Science)
by Dan Green and Simon Basher
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Dan Green and Simon Basher have done it again! Rocks and Minerals is the fifth book in their basic science series, and it's truly a "gem of a read." It features clear factual information and delightful illustrations that highlight the unique... (read more)

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Eruption!: Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Lives (Scientists in the Field)
Eruption!: Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Lives (Scientists in the Field)
by Elizabeth Rusch
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“At 11:35 p.m., as Radio Armero played cheerful music, a towering wave of mud and rocks bulldozed through the village, roaring like a squadron of fighter jets.” Twenty-three thousand people died in the 1985 eruption of Colombias Nevado del... (read more)

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A Rock Is Lively
A Rock Is Lively
by Dianna Hutts Aston and Sylvia Long
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From the award-winning creators of An Egg Is Quiet, A Seed Is Sleepy, and A Butterfly Is Patient comes a gorgeous and informative introduction to the fascinating world of rocks. From dazzling blue lapis lazuli to volcanic snowflake obsidian, an... (read more)

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Basher Planet Earth: What Planet Are You On? (Basher)
Basher Planet Earth: What Planet Are You On? (Basher)
by Simon Basher
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From Basher, the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, bioligy, astronomy and rocks and minerals, comes Planet Earth, a book that sheds light on this rock we live on, from its mountains... (read more)

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Earthquakes
Earthquakes
by Seymour Simon
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Seymour Simon knows how to explain science to kids and make it fun. He was a teacher for over twenty years, has written more than 250 books, and has won multiple awards. In Earthquakes, Simon introduces elementary-school readers to earthquakes through... (read more)

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Volcano: the Eruption and Healing of Mount ST. Helens
Volcano: the Eruption and Healing of Mount ST. Helens
by Patricia Lauber
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"This is a spectacular book; Lauber's narrative describing the eruption, aftermath, and gradual return of life to the Mount St. Helens slopes devastated by the 1980 eruption is anchored with stellar color photographs that show each phase of the... (read more)

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What's So Hot about Volcanoes?
What's So Hot about Volcanoes?
by Wendell A. Duffield
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Don't wait for a trip to the thermal pools of Iceland or the black beaches of Hawaii to discover what's so hot about volcanoes. Warm up with a copy of What's So Hot About Volcanoes. Lively discussions introduce readers of all ages to the creative power... (read more)

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If You Find a Rock
If You Find a Rock
by Peggy Christian
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Think of all the rocks there are: skipping rocks, splashing rocks, climbing rocks, and wishing rocks. Children can't help collecting them. With joyful, poetic text and luminous photographs, If You Find a Rock celebrates rocks everywhere--as well as the... (read more)

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Volcanoes! (National Geographic Readers)
Volcanoes! (National Geographic Readers)
by Anne Schreiber
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National Geographic Kids — Science Reader Level 2 The cool story of volcanoes will intrigue kids and adults alike. Hot melted rock from the middle of our planet forces its way up through cracks in the Earth's crusts, exploding violently and... (read more)

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Looking at Rocks with Sticker and Poster (My First Field Guides)
Looking at Rocks with Sticker and Poster (My First Field Guides)
by Jennifer Dussling
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From the backyard to the local bank, rock hounds can identify common rocks wherever they go with this rocking illustrated guide. Illustrations.... (read more)

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Rocks & minerals
Rocks & minerals
by Dk
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Full-color photos. The beauty and importance of minerals, metals, crystals, fossils, and gemstones are shown in page after page of vivid photos.... (read more)

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Moving Earth (Qeb Earth Explorer)
Moving Earth (Qeb Earth Explorer)
by David Orme
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Discover the Earth's make-up and learn about the forces that have shaped and moulded our planet. From raging volcanoes to climate change, the story of the Earth has never been so accessible.... (read more)

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National Geographic Readers: Rocks and Minerals (National Geographic Readers - Level 2)
National Geographic Readers: Rocks and Minerals (National Geographic Readers - Level 2)
by Kathy Weidner Zoehfeld
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From dazzling gemstones to sparkling crystals to molten lava, this brilliantly illustrated book introduces children to the exciting world of rocks and minerals, including both the building blocks and the bling. This level two reader, written in easy-to... (read more)

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Earthquakes: Earth's Mightiest Moments (Earthworks Series)
Earthquakes: Earth's Mightiest Moments (Earthworks Series)
by David L. Harrison
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Each year there are millions of earthquakes. Most are mild tremors that cause no damage. They usually go unnoticed. But a few earthquakes can be devastating, like the one that struck San Francisco in 1989 and destroyed hundreds of homes. Earthquakes... (read more)

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Earthquakes and Volcanoes
Earthquakes and Volcanoes
by Fiona Watt
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-- An innovative, in-depth look at important topics in physical geography -- Full color diagrams, illustrations and photographs -- Hands-on activities for real science... (read more)

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Don't Know Much about Planet Earth (Don't Know Much About...)
Don't Know Much about Planet Earth (Don't Know Much About...)
by Kenneth C Davis
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Take an entertaining trek around the globe with Kenneth C. Davis as he answers some intriguing questions in Don’ t Know Much About® Planet Earth. With fascinating anecdotes about the world’ s most unusual places, he shows readers the... (read more)

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Rocks and Minerals (DK Eye Wonder)
Rocks and Minerals (DK Eye Wonder)
by Dk
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Introducing geologic elements to budding scientists, "Rocks and Minerals" helps younger children learn about the natural world around them. Full color.... (read more)

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Inside Volcanoes (Inside)
Inside Volcanoes (Inside)
by Melissa Stewart
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What causes scorching hot lava to spike through Earth's crust and make a volcano blow its top? Do volcanoes exist in space? What do brave volcanologists learn by climbing right into a volcano's mouth? In the wake of the eruptions by Iceland's Eyjafjallaj&... (read more)

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