Описание: The ancient Egyptians thought big and built bigger, leaving behind monuments and messages that have endured for five millennia despite tomb robbers and the ravages of time. Pyramids and mummies tell us about their deaths, but new technologies are peeling the wraps off their mysterious lives.
Описание: Would you rather walk on hot coals or swim in the Arctic Ocean? Learn to fly a helicopter or learn to perform open-heart surgery? Be frozen and then thawed out in the future at the age you are now or live forever?
Автор: Boyer, Crispin Название: What Would Happen Rlb ISBN: 1426327714 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781426327711 Издательство: Hachette Book Group Рейтинг: Цена: 2410 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Tired of having to contain your hidden urge to fart and finger-pick? Can't get enough of foul food and flies? Get ready to gross out all of your friends with these hysterically nauseating facts about all things gross and gruesome. Bringing together the slimiest, smelliest, and stickiest topics imaginable, "That's Gross," is chock-full of foul facts that are guaranteed to make your stomach churn. Each chapter is packed with icky information, wacky and colorful pictures, and sickening sidebarsthat will make you say "That's Gross " Hold on to your stomach while we explore the world of barf, bugs, boogers, and other things your parents won't like. With lively and humorous prose, high-interest subjects, and truly disgusting photos, this book will have kids glued to the page while they learn the facts, history and scientific details of "eww." Kids will be so captivated by the gross-out factor that they won't even realize how much they're learning. They might even discover that these skin-crawling truths are just a part of everyday life Chapters include: - The History of Grossness - Your Abominable Body - Gross Animals - Gross Bugs - Dead Things - Gross Around the World - Gross Pop Culture - Everyday Grossness - Gross Fun - Glossary of Gross Other elements include the "Happy Place," featuring adorable baby animals just in case the grossness is too overwhelming; a "Gag Gauge" to rank the level of grossness of each topic; plus gross experiments, games, and more.
Описание: Everybody needs a role model Discover the true stories of superheroes, rebels, world leaders, action heroes, sports legends, and many more daring dudes, all of whom played their part to make their mark, make a contribution, and make the world a better place. From Abraham Lincoln to Sitting Bull, Stephen Hawking to Galileo, these cool guys had the boldness, bravery, and brains to meet the challenges of their day. With a fun design, engaging text, and high-quality photographs, this is ultimate hero guide and keepsake for 21st century kids. From the Hardcover edition.
Описание: Thisfunbookofquirkyfailuresandfamousflopswillkeepkidslaughingwhile theylearntheimportanceofmessingupinordertogetitright. Science, architecture, technology, entertainment--there areepic failsand hilarious goof-upsfromeveryimportant field.Silly side features help toanalyzethe failures: "LessonLearned," "ItCouldbe Worse ,""Losing Combinations," anda"Fail Scale" helpreaders navigatethedifferentkindsandscopesofthemistakes made.Read to learnwhatwentwrong, whatwentright, andwhatkids canlearnfromeachfailedattempt."
Автор: Boyer, Crispin Название: Ngk Everything Castles Rlb ISBN: 1426308043 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781426308048 Издательство: Hachette Book Group Рейтинг: Цена: 2507 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Young readers will be spellbound by this story of fierce battles, dark dungeons, secret passageways, and medieval characters, made all the more vivid by true tales from experts in the field. Fun facts and photos, including reenactment shots, illuminate the lives of the inhabitants and the fascinating histories of castles. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visitwww.natgeoed.org/commoncorefor more information."
Описание: The concept is simple. Got a question? Well now you have an answer 1,111 of them, in fact. Want to know why your snot is yellow? Flip to the human body chapter. What's on the inside of a turtle shell? The animal section's got you covered. What's in the deepest part of the ocean? Why doesn't Earth just float off into space? Check, check, and check. With hundreds of topics ranging from silly to serious, we've got the expert information you need in a fun and entertaining format that will keep kids digging for answers. Answers include all kinds of fascinating extra info like top ten lists, weird-but-true facts, explorer profiles, and cool activities. Now, go stump your parents From the Hardcover edition.
Описание: Do you think spies are stupendous? Ninjas are neat? Mysteries are more than meet the private eye? Then you'll love That's Sneaky, the most surprising and suspenseful information that we're legally permitted to print. Jam-packed into this top secret title is the most classified and downright dangerous information you'll ever get your amateur detective hands on. Want to escape one of history's most heinous prisons? Consult chapter 7. Dare to dodge ocean predators by slipping into a sharkproof suit? Check out chapter 1. Prefer to gear up with spy gadgets? Flip to chapter 5. With stealthy Agent 'Stache as your partner, you'll face elements of surprise and masters of disguise. Embrace the adventure and listen well--you never know when this book may self-destruct From the Trade Paperback edition.
Автор: Boyer Crispin Название: That`s Deadly ISBN: 1426320795 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781426320798 Издательство: Hachette Book Group Рейтинг: Цена: 2217 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.