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Time For Kids All Access - Your Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Coolest People, Places and Things!

Time For Kids All Access
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781618931054
  • Release: 2014-09-23
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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What does the President's private study in the White House look like?

What would it be like to get an exclusive look inside pop sensation Selena Gomez's recording studio?

What would it be like to tour where astronauts live, eat and sleep on the International Space Station?

In TIME FOR KIDS' All Access, the editors of TFK give readers a thrilling behind-the-scenes look at some of the coolest places in the world. From historic artifacts (such as King Tut's tomb) to modern-day locations (like on set of a CGI movie), All Access will span time and place.

This book provides a fun mix of entertainment, history, geography and science, written with the insider knowledge and trusted voice of TIME FOR KIDS. With seven lift-and-look pages, each spread is guaranteed to engross kids of all ages with illustrations of never-before-seen objects and places.


TIME-LIFE Mysteries of the Unknown - Inside the World of the Strange and Unexplained

TIME-LIFE Mysteries of the Unknown
  • Number: 9781618933522
  • Release: 2014-09-16
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Supernatural, Learning & Education
  • Publisher: TIME-LIFE Books
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The book includes unexplained mysteries and ancient marvels, conspiracies, vanishings, UFO sightings and ghostly encounters and many of civilization’s most unusual and controversial phenomena.


Robots: TIME For Kids Explorers

Robots: TIME For Kids Explorers
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781618933737
  • Release: 2014-06-17
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's, Technology
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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Robots is the first book in an exciting, new series fro­­­m TIME For Kids. Aimed squarely at readers who want to know more, this book answers the questions that children ages 8-12 want to learn the answers to.

Do you know what makes something a robot? Can you name the six types of robots? Can robots really fly? What kinds of robots are being designed by spy agencies, the military, and our first responders? And best of all, what's next?

Rich with photos, facts, and fun, Robots will cover the world of robots as it exists today - and will exist tomorrow.


TIME For Kids X-WHY-Z Animals - Little Kids Ask. We Answer.

TIME For Kids X-WHY-Z Animals
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781618931061
  • Release: 2014-06-10
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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Why do zebras have stripes?

Why don't cats like water?

Why do sharks have so many teeth?

When it comes to the facts, every child wants to know: Why? Now, with X-Why-Z Animals from Time For Kids, young readers-and their parents-can discover the answers. This book satisfies the never-ending curiosity of children, ages 4 to 6.

The easy to follow, question and answer format accompanied by colorful photos and illustrations delivers answers to more than 200 questions that kids have about animals!


TIME For Kids Big Book of When: 801 Facts Kids want to Know - Time for Kids Big Books

TIME For Kids Big Book of When: 801 Facts Kids want to Know
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781618930439
  • Release: 2014-05-20
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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If you were asked to come up with a list of the most important events, inventions, people, or discoveries in the past 100 or 1,000 years, what would you choose?

TIME FOR KIDS new Big Book of When, the newest release from the hugely successful Big Book Series, is a riveting new resource for younger curious readers. This engaging and instructive book presents kids with answers to the kinds of intriguing questions that appeal to their sense of curiosity about when the most important events in history happened. Colorful graphs, spectacular photos, and clear, engaging timelines help answer a myriad of questions.

TIME FOR KIDS Big Book of When is a must have book to satisfy the most curious kids. It will have readers of all ages thumbing through its pages again and again.


TIME LIFE World War II in 500 Photographs

TIME LIFE World War II in 500 Photographs
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781603209939
  • Release: 2014-05-13
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: History
  • Publisher: TIME-LIFE Books
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Time-Life Books' World War II in 500 Photographs brings the war to life today, in its most compelling moments and images. In this enthralling, illustrated, original volume, Time-Life Books explores the greatest conflict in the history of the planet. Here are the great battles and the great generals, the essential weapons and the tactics that made the years between 1939 and 1945 the most memorable in history. The visuals encompass Morocco to Malaysia, Berlin to Iwo Jima.

With 500 dazzling photos--including rare color photos--this book succinctly and powerfully tells the full story of the war. History comes alive, thanks to scores of historic photos, first-hand accounts from a host of fronts, images of artifacts, and compelling maps and charts that clarify the politics of this vast war that shaped our modern world. Here is World War II as you've never seen it--and as you'll never forget it.


TIME LIFE Everything You Need To Know About the Bible

TIME LIFE Everything You Need To Know About the Bible
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781603209960
  • Release: 2014-05-13
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Religion & Spirituality
  • Publisher: TIME-LIFE Books
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From the experts at Time-Life Books, the complete guide to the Bible explained--its essential history, characters, Scriptures, messages, and meaning--in a unique visual format filled with hundreds of color photographs and illustrations. Everyone can benefit from understanding the Bible, and Time-Life Books' Everything You Need to Know about the Bible is the ultimate visual guide. This helpful book is filled with photos, illustrations, art, and maps, plus sidebars throughout featuring fun facts, Top Ten lists, verses to know, and more. Learn the fascinating story of the Bible itself-how it was written and how its contents have survived over the centuries. Meet the great characters, from Abraham and Isaac to Mary Magdalene and St. Paul. Discover the life, works, and teachings of Jesus Christ and his disciples, with observations offered by today's most noted interpreters of the Bible. It's all gathered in an easy to read, compelling visual format that brings a fresh understanding to readers of all spiritual backgrounds, whether you're new to the Bible or a daily reader of its inspiring words.


Awesome Animal Kingdom - TIME For Kids Book of Why

Awesome Animal Kingdom - TIME For Kids Book of Why
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781603209830
  • Release: 2014-05-06
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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TIME for Kids The BIG Book of Why: Awesome Animal Kingdom answers the why, what, when, where, who and how questions about humans and animals that kids commonly ask, but adults can rarely answer. Why do we have eyebrows? What's the difference between a crocodile and an alligator? How does aspirin know where to go in the body to take care of pain? What's the fastest a human is capable of running? Why do animals' eyes glow in the dark?

Written in an upbeat manner, each answer is accompanied by either a photo or an illustration to show the reasons why. Of course, TIME For Kids goes beyond answering the question, and dips into the science or history to further explain the answer in an easy-to-follow, straightforward manner.

TIME for Kids The BIG Book of Why: Awesome Animal Kingdom is a must-have book to satisfy the most curious of kids.


Amazing Sports and Science - TIME For Kids Book of Why

Amazing Sports and Science - TIME For Kids Book of Why
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781603209861
  • Release: 2014-05-06
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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TIME for Kids The BIG Book of Why: Sports and Science answers the why, what, when, where, who and how questions that kids commonly ask, but adults can rarely answer. Why does a curve ball curve? Why does a Super Ball bounce so high? How can David Beckham make a soccer ball "bend"? Why can eating chocolate make people hyper?

Written in an upbeat manner, each answer is accompanied by either a photo or an illustration to show the reasons why. Of course, TIME For Kids goes beyond answering the question, and dips into the science or history to further explain the answer in an easy-to-follow, straightforward manner.

TIME For Kids The BIG Book of Why: Sports and Science is a must-have book to satisfy the most curious of kids.


Really Cool People & Places - TIME For Kids Book of Why

Really Cool People & Places - TIME For Kids Book of Why
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781603209847
  • Release: 2014-05-06
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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TIME for Kids The BIG Book of Why: People and Places answers the why, what, when, where, who and how questions about people and places in history that kids commonly ask, but adults can rarely answer. Why did the Maya build pyramids? Did Vikings really have horns on their helmets? Why did Christopher Columbus sail to America? Why did the Titanic sink? Why is the London Bridge in Arizona?

Written in an upbeat manner, each answer is accompanied by either a photo or an illustration to show the reasons why. Of course, TIME For Kids goes beyond answering the question, and dips into the science or history to further explain the answer in an easy-to-follow, straightforward manner.

TIME for Kids The BIG Book of Why: People and Places is a must-have book to satisfy the most curious of kids.


Stellar Space - TIME For Kids Book of Why

Stellar Space - TIME For Kids Book of Why
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781603209854
  • Release: 2014-05-06
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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TIME for Kids The BIG Book of Why: Space answers the why, what, when, where, who and how questions about earth and space that kids commonly ask, but adults can rarely answer. Why don't we fall off the planet? Why is the sky blue? Why are diamonds so rare? Why is the sun so bright? Where does our solar system end?

Written in an upbeat manner, each answer is accompanied by either a photo or an illustration to show the reasons why. Of course, TIME For Kids goes beyond answering the question, and dips into the science or history to further explain the answer in an easy-to-follow, straightforward manner.

TIME For Kids The BIG Book of Why: Space is a must-have book to satisfy the most curious of kids.


TIME For Kids X-WHY-Z

TIME For Kids X-WHY-Z
  • Number: 9781618930934
  • Release: 2013-10-01
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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Why do I sneeze?

Why don't cats like water?

Why does the moon stay in the sky?

When it comes to the facts, every child wants to know: Why? Now, with X-Why-Z from Time For Kids, young readers-and their parents-can discover the answers. This book satisfies the never-ending curiosity of children, ages 4 to 6.

The easy to follow, question-and-answer format accompanied by colorful photos and illustrations delivers age-appropriate answers to so many questions that kids have. From animals to plants, from the human body to history, from cell phones to smelly skunks, X-Why-Z helps children better understand the world they live in. With more than 200 questions, X-Why-Z will satisfy young readers' hunger to learn and have fun while soaking up information.

Brought to you by the award-winning Time For Kids classroom magazine, parents, teachers, and librarians can be sure that X-Why-Z is on-level, informative, and entertaining. X-Why-Z is the perfect reference book to help emergent readers become stronger readers. It's a book that kids will come back to again and again.

Age Range: 3 - 6 years / Grade Level: Preschool - 1


TIME New Frontiers of Space - From Mars to the Edge of the Universe

TIME New Frontiers of Space
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781618930521
  • Release: 2013-07-16
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: History, Science, Learning & Education
  • Publisher: TIME-LIFE Books
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What's new in the universe? Journey with the editors of TIME as they explore the latest scientific discoveries within our solar system and beyond. Recent advances in technology have helped astronomers put to rest centuries-old debates about space and the universe, but they have also raised newer, more intriguing questions: What is the nature of dark matter and what does it tell us about the origins of the universe? Does new data strongly suggest that microbial life exists beyond Earth-in our own solar system? How does the discovery of far more exoplanets than scientists once estimated impact the odds that advanced life may exist elsewhere in the universe? Are space tourism and commercial asteroid mining feasible? TIME explores these topics and more in a stunning view of the final frontier. (Hardcover)


TIME For Kids BIG Book of Why CRAZY, COOL & OUTRAGEOUS

TIME For Kids BIG Book of Why CRAZY, COOL & OUTRAGEOUS
  • Number: 9781618930774
  • Release: 2013-09-10
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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TIME For Kids The NEW BIG Book of Why Crazy, Cool & Outrageous answers the questions that kids commonly ask and adults can rarely answer. Why are our eyes different colors? Why do we put candles on a birthday cake? Why do we high five our friends? Why do elephants have big ears?

Packed with hundreds of new brain busting questions with easy to understand answers that made the first Big Book of Why a best seller. The book is divided by subject area - humans, animals, environment/nature, technology and space - and written in an upbeat manner, each answer is accompanied by either a photo or an illustration to show the reasons why.

TIME For Kids The NEW BIG Book of Why Crazy, Cool & Outrageous is a must-have book to satisfy the most curious of kids. Kids will be desperate to shar what they've learned with their parents, teachers, and friends...and anyone else who will listen!

Age Range: 8 and up / Grade Level: 3 and up


TIME for Kids BIG Book of Why - 1,001 Facts Kids Want to Know

TIME for Kids BIG Book of Why - 1,001 Facts Kids Want to Know
  • Number: 9781603208420
  • Release: 2010-08-10
  • Author: Time
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Time For Kids
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Why do we have eyebrows? What's a black hole and what happens if you fall into one? What's the fastest a human is capable of running? Why do wet fingers stick to metal in the freezer? Where is the deepest point on Earth? Divided by subject area - humans, animals, environment/nature, technology, and space - and written in an upbeat manner, each answer is accompanied by either a photo or an illustration to show the reasons why. Of course, "Time for Kids" goes beyond answering the question by dipping into the science or history to further explain the answer in an easy-to-follow, straightforward manner. This is a must -have book to satisfy the most curious of kids and provokes a great way to encourage interest and knowledge about a wide range of subjects, as well as to stimulate reading. Kids will be desperate to share what they've learned with their parents, teachers, and friends...and anyone else who will listen.

Age Range: 8 and up / Grade Level: 3 and up