Barbara Park is beloved by millions as the author of the wildly popular Junie B. Jones series. Her Junie B. Jones books are consistently on the New York Times and USA Today bestseller lists. Her middle-grade novels, which include Skinnybones, The Kid in the Red Jacket, My Mother Got Married (and Other Disasters), and Mick Harte Was Here, have won over 40 children's book awards. She is also the author of the hysterically original New York Times bestselling picture book Ma, There's Nothing To Do Here! Ms. Park holds a B.S. in education from the University of Alabama. She has two grown sons, two small grandsons, and a medium-sized dog. She lives with her husband, Richard, in Arizona.
Denise Brunkus's entertaining illustrations have appeared in over 50 books, including each Junie B. title. She lives in Massachussetts with her husband and daughter.
Veronica Roth is the #1 New York Times bestselling author the DIVERGENT series. A full-time writer, Ms. Roth and her husband call the Chicago area home. You can visit her online at www.veronicarothbooks.com and on Twitter (@veronicaroth).
Junie's adventures will introduce the classroom and present issues like new siblings, spying, and eavesdropping.
The appeal of the Beverly Cleary's stories about Ramona Quimby have never faded. For the first time, all eight of Beverly Cleary's Ramona titles are now included in one box set:
The 176-page, full-color Experiment Manual guides aspiring young chemists, chemical engineers, lab technicians and researchers through hundreds of experiments and explanations.
Ages 12 andamp; Up
Choking Hazard - Small Parts - Not for Children Under 3 Years Old.
The holidays have lost their shimmer!
There's trouble in Fairyland! Jack Frost is up to his old tricks. Now the fairies are missing their special holiday magic! Will the holly-jolly holidays be changed forever? Or can Rachel and Kirsty help Holly, Stella, Gabriella, and Paige save the day?
This boxed set includes four holiday stories:
A perfectly magical holiday gift for fairy fans!
Experiment with the heating, cooling, and insulation of the house and greenhouse. Test passive solar collection methods with a solar collector. Assemble a solar power array to explore active solar power with photovoltaics. Build a model refrigerator and air conditioner to learn about heat transfer. Experiment with a lemon battery to learn about power storage. Set up a wind turbine to generate electricity from the wind.
As you perform the experiments, you will read the diary entries of a group of young explorers who are learning to live a sustainable existence on an island. To survive, they must implement real-world versions of the projects you are doing in the kit.
Ages 10 and up.