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Items in the Books category might be assigned on reading lists, but are not in and of themselves “educational.” Here you’ll find biographies, fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, and other such publications.

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  • Exploring Mammoth Lakes: Four Seasons of Eastern Sierra Adventure (Softcover)

    Exploring Mammoth Lakes: Four Seasons of Eastern Sierra Adventure (Softcover)

    $5.95

    "Mammoth Lakes offers as much opportunity for four seasons of high mountain exploration and adventure as any place you can find in the Eastern Sierra. Perhaps no other place makes that special mountain high feeling you get here so available to everyone—every season of the year."—From the front inside flap

  • The Grand Canyon and The Southwest (Softcover)

    The Grand Canyon and The Southwest (Softcover)

    $5.95

    "In this original paperback, the black-and-white images of master photographer Ansel Adams eloquently portray the dramatic beauty of the Grand Canyon and the American Southwest."—From the back cover

  • Finding Noel (Hardcover, Dust Jacket)

    Finding Noel (Hardcover, Dust Jacket)

    $3.95

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    "Macy’s story in Finding Noel is based on the true life story of one of my previous personal assistants, Celeste Edmunds. When I hired Celeste she had just begun the search for her sister who she had been taken from at the age of 8."—From the author's website

  • A Perfect Day (Hardcover, Dust Jacket)

    A Perfect Day (Hardcover, Dust Jacket)

    $3.95

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    "A Perfect Day is a novel of love and awakening from one of the world's most beloved storytellers"—From the inside front flap

  • Timepiece [Book 2 of the Christmas Box Trilogy] (Hardcover, Dust Jacket)

    Timepiece [Book 2 of the Christmas Box Trilogy] (Hardcover, Dust Jacket)

    $3.95

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    The second book of The Christmas Box trilogy.

  • Brisingr (Inheritance Trilogy, Book Three) (Hardback)

    Brisingr (Inheritance Trilogy, Book Three) (Hardback)

    $24.95

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    The third book of a series for the beginning fantasy reader ages 8 - 12.

  • Eldest (Inheritance Trilogy, Book Two) (Hardback)

    Eldest (Inheritance Trilogy, Book Two) (Hardback)

    $19.95

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    The second book of a series for the beginning fantasy reader ages 8 - 12.

  • Eragon (Inheritance Trilogy, Book One) (Hardback)

    Eragon (Inheritance Trilogy, Book One) (Hardback)

    $17.95

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    The first book of a series for the beginning fantasy reader ages 8 - 12.

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    The Encyclopedia of Military Modeling (Hardback, Dust Jacket)

    $9.95

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    "This excellent reference work is packed with helpful, practical information on how to develop and improve your modeling skills. If you have always wanted to make lifelike replicas, which are increasingly recognized as an art form in their own right, this is the book for you."—From the inside front flap.

  • Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections Man-of-War (Hardback, Dust Jacket, Oversized)

    Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections Man-of-War (Hardback, Dust Jacket, Oversized)

    $9.95

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    "Follow the story of the ship and its crew as this man-of-war sails into battle on the high seas — and find the stowaway!"—From the back cover

  • The Egg Tree (Hardback)

    The Egg Tree (Hardback)

    $3.99

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    This book won the Caldecott Award Medal in 1951. The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

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    Handbook of Mathematics and Computational Science (Hardback)

    $39.50

    "The Harris and Stocker Handbook of Mathematics and Computation Science is a complete desk-top reference for working scientists, engineers, and students. It serves as a veritable math toolbox for rapid access to a wealth of mathematics information for everyday use in problem solving, homework, examinations, etc." — From the back cover

  • Raggedy Ann and Andy Front Covers

    Raggedy Ann Stories & Raggedy Andy Stories (Vintage Hardbacks, Library Binding)

    $11.95

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    These are the first Raggedy Ann and Andy Stories. They are American classics.

  • Carl Friedrich Gauss: Titan of Science (Hardback)

    Carl Friedrich Gauss: Titan of Science (Hardback)

    $32.95

    "This biography of Gauss, by far the most comprehensive in English, is the work of a professor of German, G. Waldo Dunnington, who devoted most of his scholarly career to studying the life of Germany's greatest mathematicians. The author was inspired to pursue this project at the age of twelve when he learned from his teacher in Missouri that no full biography of Gauss existed at the time. His teacher was Gauss's great granddaughter, Minna Waldeck Gauss." — From the back cover

  • Charlotte's Web (Paperback)

    Charlotte's Web (Paperback)

    $3.79

    This classic children's book was the winner of the Newbery Honor Medal in 1953.

  • The Mud Ponies (Hardback Library Binding)

    The Mud Ponies (Hardback Library Binding)

    $4.95

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    "Based on a Pawnee Indian myth, THE MUD PONIES tells the sensitive, moving story of how these wonderful new creatures come to life, and what happens to the lonely, Indian boy whose name was Running Star."—from page 3

  • Neptune Noir: Unauthorized Investigations into Veronica Mars (Trade Paperback)

    Neptune Noir: Unauthorized Investigations into Veronica Mars (Trade Paperback)

    $6.99

    "This collection of essays on the show's first two seasons explores the noir roots of Veronica's blond locks, and the sharp writing and killer plots that have catapulted Veronica Mars to the top of smart viewers' must-watch list." — From the back cover

  • A Beka Homeschool English 7: Vocabulary, Spelling, Poetry I (2 Books plus CD)

    A Beka Homeschool English 7: Vocabulary, Spelling, Poetry I (2 Books plus CD)

    $17.95

    Vocabulary, Spelling, Poetry are part of the overall English 7 curriculum from A Beka. It begins by teaching the student Spelling and Vocabulary and then enhances this with Poetry readings for discussion.

  • A Beka Homeschool English 7: Of People, Third Edition (3 Books)

    A Beka Homeschool English 7: Of People, Third Edition (3 Books)

    $22.99

    Of People is part of the overall English 7 curriculum from A Beka.

  • Discoveries: Weather (Softcover)

    Discoveries: Weather (Softcover)

    $3.95

    What are the strongest winds on Earth? Why would a tropical beach feel hotter than the Sahara Desert? How did Anders Celsius change the way temperature is measured? What is the coldest place on Earth? When are raindrops coloured red? The answers and more are contained in this brightly illustrated children's reference book.

  • Discoveries: Volcanoes & Earthquakes (Softcover)

    Discoveries: Volcanoes & Earthquakes (Softcover)

    $3.95

    This children's reference contains both color photos and illustrations documenting the history and science behind our unstable world's earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

  • Discoveries: Insects & Spiders (Softcover)

    Discoveries: Insects & Spiders (Softcover)

    $3.95

    "Insects are among the most successful creatures in the living world. ... More than a million species of insect have been identified, which means that they outnumber all other animal species put together." — From "The Great Success Story" (page 6)

  • Discoveries: Explorers & Traders (Softcover)

    Discoveries: Explorers & Traders (Softcover)

    $3.95

    One of the oldest towns in the world (7000 B.C.), Çatal Hüyük, in southern Turkey, became a busy trading center, especially due to its wealth in obsidian, a black volcanic glass used to make utensils and tools, even makeup mirrors. Read about the growth of trade and exploration in this generously illustrated children's reference.

  • Discoveries: Dangerous Animals (Softcover)

    Discoveries: Dangerous Animals (Softcover)

    $3.95

    "The world is full of dangerous animals with powerful weapons for capturing prey and fighting off predators." — From "Why are animals dangerous?" (page 6)

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