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The following are in very good condition unless otherwise noted. Price is per item,send me a message or e-mail me libertyacademy@myfairpoint.net. Please cut & paste the items you are interested in & I will weigh & e-mail you back the shipping cost (I only charge actual shipping cost.). I accept paypal, money orders & checks (w/appropriate time held to clear). Insurance recommended, I pay for delivery confirmation.

 

Please see my other posts including my Clear Out Sale with all items $1.00, many less and free items, to consolidate purchases & save on shipping. Thanks for looking. Barbara

 

Science Text Books, Reference & Computer Software---

 

 

 

Teaching Company Chemistry, 1st ed -- $30. Nice. Complete course, 6 DVD's , Study Workbook & Course Guide

 

A Beka Science in Action-A Science Project Guide, 5th Ed. Investigative Report, Scientific Investigation +..20

 

A Beka A Healthier You--student text, Gr. 7 -- $1. Good. c. 1989, printed 1998, tape at spine to repair ripped cover

 

Schaum's Introductory Geology -- $3. Good. course fundamentals, illustrations, problems+ + , tape at top, $2.50 w/other purchase

 

Globe Physical Science, Globe Science Series, Contents: Nature of Matter, Elements, Compounds, Mixtures, Chemical Reactions, Nuclear Change, Nature of Energy, Work & Machines, Magnetism & Electricity & Heat, Light & Sound. Appropriate for grades 5-9. orig. $29.99, shelf wear to cover, tape at spine because of tear at edge, vg cond. $5.25

 

Prentice Hall Science Explorer--Nature -- $6. Nice. of Science & Technology hdbk. Includes: What is Science like a Scientist, Scientific Inquiry, Why Study Science, Careers in Science. The Work of Scientist--Measurement-a common language, integrating Math--math & science, Graphs in Science & Safety in the Science Laboratory. Technology & Engineering--Understanding Technology, Technology Design Skills & Technology & Society. Nicely Done!

 

Prentice Hall Science Explorer-Animals -- $8. Nice. Teaching Resources w/Color Transparencies. Inc. Lesson Plans, Color Transparencies, Answer Keys, Labs & Projects, Section Summaries, Review & Reinforcement Worksheets, Performance Assessments, Chapter & Book Tests, Enrich worksheets, & interdisciplinary Explorations--Science, Math, Social Studies & Language Arts. Great!

 

Spectrum Test Prep, McGraw-Hill Publishing, Test-taking strategies & techniques, actual test questions in Reading, Language Arts, Writing, Math, Social Studies & Science. Never used.

**Grade 7--$2.25

**Grade 8—crease on front cover--$2.00

 

Premium Education Series Math , Gr. 2, Test Prep $1.00

 

Techniques in Microbiology, A Student Handbook, John M. Lammert. This vivid, full-color laboratory techniques handbook is an instructive, concise, graphical presentation of the skills and techniques required in an introductory microbiology lab. Clear visual instructions enable readers to carry out fundamental manipulations and procedures effectively and safely. Demonstrates those techniques that will be used frequently for studying microbes in the laboratory. Has a safety section and frequent safety cautions throughout. Has a convenient, portable 6†x 9†trim size, a spiral binding and soft cover, making it ideal for use on the lab bench surface. Orig. $36.00, $6.00, $5.25 w/other purchase.

 

Schaum’s Outline Series, Biochemistry. This title covers aspects of biochemistry including cell ultrastructure, carbohydrates, amino acids, peptides, proteins, lipids, nucleic acids, enzyme catalysis, enzyme kinetics, carbohydrate metabolism, lipid metabolism, nitrogen metabolism, gene expression and protein synthesis. Slight wear to cover, tape at spine, binding tight, pages clean. $1.00

 

Introduction to Plant Biology, 6th ed. Kingsley Stern. This introductory text in botany discusses photosynthesis and respiration at three levels. It emphasizes current interests of students, including subjects such as global warming, ozone-layer depletion, acid rain, genetic engineering, organic gardening, pollution and recycling, houseplants, backyard vegetable gardens, natural dye plants, poisonous and hallucinogenic plants, and the nutritional value of edible plants. Cover wear, binding tight, pages clean. Orig. $46.00, $5.00, $4.25 w/other purchase.

 

 

Hands on Experiments—Unit studies

 

 

 

Potato Chip Science Book, A. Kurzweil & Sons. 29 Incredible Experiments covering Physics, Biology, Chemistry & Earth Science. Examples of learning fun—fire off a propulsion pipe, mix up a batch of spud crud, create a CSI Detective kit, analyze the acid content of chips, carve a shrunken spud mummy, grow ‘hair from a Spuddy Buddy, Find your way w/a chip-lid compass & more. Orig. $17.95, $4.75

 

 

Usborne Pocket Scientist Chemistry Experiments. Safe experiments to do at home. Experiments, projects & puzzles which help to explain basic scientific principles. With clear & simple instructions. $1.50

 

Science Through Art—Energy. Explains basic scientific principles through different art techniques. Uses artwork & step-by-step photography to show how simple experiments can lead to creativity in art, while, at the same time, scientific discoveries are being made. Hdbk in like new cond. $5.00

 

175 Science Experiments to Amuse & Amaze your Friends. This incredible collection of experiments is guaranteed to amuse & amaze the young scientist in every household. Each page is jam-packed w/color illustrations & clear, step-by-step instructions to help elementary school children have fun while learning how things work & why things happen in the world around them. Dirt smudge on back cover. $3.00

 

175 More Science Experiments to amuse & amaze your friends. Experiments, tricks & things to make. Jam-packed with color illustrations & clear, step-by-step instructions to help elementary school children have fun while learning how things work & why things happen in the world around them. Orig. $12.00, $3.50

 

Slimy Science & Awesome Experiments, Amazing Tests & Tricks. Balloon belcher, Ectoplasmic Gunk, Floating eyeball & Pus-filled boil are some of the activities guaranteed to appeal to gross-loving young scientists everywhere. All the projects are tried & tested, use everyday materials & have clear step-by-step instructions, incl. Fact file—explains the underlying scientific principle involved in each experiment. $2.00

 

 

 

Magnetude--Hours of Sticky Fun -- $7. Nice. Without the Gooey Mess. Book plus magnets. Ages 8-12 Features: Attraction, repulsion, more fun than Magic, Mystery, Levitation, Stealth Learning & Cunning Transferal of Magnetic Properties. Orig. $15.99, $6.50 w/other purchase

 

All About Magnets, Do-It-Yourself -- $2. Nice. Science. Totally fun, great for co-op too! $1. 50 w/other purcha

Amazing Energy Experiments, Q.L. Pearce, .50

 

Science Experiments with Sound, Harry Sootin. Use of inexpensive, readily available & easily put together materials. Emphasis is on understanding rather than on construction of complicated devices or gadgets. Includes: further reading & glossary. Hdbk. $1.50

 

Think Box Learn About Dinosaurs -- $3. New. Easy to follow experiments & activities. Awesome!

 

Science Fare, An Illustrated Guide & Catalog of Toys, Books & Activities for Kids, Incl. Microscopes, Chemistry Sets, Fossil-Gathering tools, telescopes, dinosaurs & other models, science fairs, museum programs, recommended books, great posters & maps, science magazines, clubs & other organizations, finding answers to questions & a great deal more. former lib. Copy. Orig. $16.95, $1.00, .50 w/olther purchase.

 

How Science Works 100 Ways Parents & Kids Can Share the Secrets of Science. -- $9. Nice. Here is an exciting & highly original ''hands-on'' introduction to the world of science for all the family. Packed w/practical experiments & fun projects that let you experience the thrill of scientific discovery at first hand. Encourages a head-start in learning about science. Reader's Digest. hdbk w/dj, orig. $24.00, $8.25 w/other purchase

 

How Nature Works -- $7. Nice. Illustrated guide to the inner workings of plants, animals & how they struggle to survive on earth. Takes a fascinating close-up look at the way living things breathe, move, hunt, raise young & try to survive in an eat-or-be-eaten world. Clear, simple text & dozens of vivid, full color cutaways & illustrations allow you to climb inside a horsefly's eye, compare a bird brain w/a human brain & so much more. Awesome! $6.25 w/other purchase.

 

Snow Watch, Experiments, activities & things to do w/snow. Kids Can Press. Ages 8-11. You’ll learn how to forecast a snowstorm, experiment to see how glaciers have carved valleys & mountains, discover what makes snow shimmer & make your own snow station & snow gauge, which animals hibernate & which depend on snow to survive winter, why it’s so quite after a snow storm, what bergy bits & growlers are, why some snow is so noisy to walk on & what acid snow is & so much more. $4.25

 

Hands-on Science Brains-on Math, Teaching Strategies Series Science & Math, Evan-Moore, Primary/Intermediate. Thematic Unit Study—Water. Many activities w/Math & Science emphasis also include writing, economic, art, & literature. Fun & you learn a lot too! Orig. $12.95, $3.00

 

Holiday Diorama--TCM -- crafts themes include--Johnny Appleseed, Space Shuttle, Ground . Hog's Dilemma, Painting Rainbows, Mother Bird & Chicks, Scarey Halloween, Thanksgiving Chase, Santa's Journey. Grade 2-5, Includes all reproducible. .50

 

 

Thermodynamic Thrills Hot, cold & everything in between...Don your protective clothing, insulated shorts, & Thinsulate ear muffs as we dive into the study of heat, or the lack thereof, & related topics: Heat & Calories, temperature scales, movement of heat, specific heat, heat as energy, molecular motion, expansion & much more. New. orig. $14.95, $4.00

 

 

 

 

Geology –Weather- Archeology- Space-Fossils-Rocks & Minerals

 

 

 

Understanding Science & Nature, Time Life, hdbk. Great explanations, concise & easy to understand, illustrations & diagrams. Wonderful for answering questions & exploring fascinating information. $3.75

**Space & Planets. The Solar System, The Sun, The Motion of the Earth, The Moon, The Stars,

Galaxies & the Universe, Watching the Skies & Live in Space.

 

Usborne Starting Point Science various -- $2. Nice. simple text & detailed illustrations combine to answer the question of each title in clear, step-by-step stages. Young children who are just beginning to read will enjoy sharing these books with an adult, while more confident readers will have fun discovering for themselves. $1.50 each with other purchase

**What makes it rain?

**Where Does Electricity Come From?

**Why do people eat?

**What’s Inside you?

 

Kingfisher I Wonder Why books-various titles, $2.00. Wonderful! orig. $7.95 each, $1.75 w/other purchase.

Stars Twinkle & other questions about Space

 

DK Eyewitness Weather, hdbk -- $5. Nice. why it rains, how clouds form+ + $4. 50 w/other purchase.

 

Can astronauts see me? -- $4. Nice. Ask me entertains, amuses, intrigues & helps you answer all those tricky questions. Have wonderful fun discovering the Universe w/in the pages of this book. Pages of fun for you & your child. This book has great illustrations and explanations of outer space and some of the greatest facts so that your will child understand our world of space! hdbk. $3.25 w/other purchase

 

The World Book Encyclopedia of Science, hdbk, Wonderful illustrations, photos, diagrams w/easy to understand explaination. Like new cond. $3.50

**The Planet Earth—contents—the Earth from space, Earth’s atmosphere & Climate, Earth’s oceans, structure & surface of the Earth, Mapping the Earth, Geology & landscape, Man & the landscape & more.

 

The Continent We Live on, Ivan T. Sanderson. Beautifully bound large hdbk. Extensive natural history survey of the North American continent. Slight wear to one cover. $4.00, $3.00 w/other purchase.

 

Spotter’s Guides, The Weather. Understand how & why different weather conditions occur. With over 90 illustrations & photos, it explains in simple language the formation of weather—rainbows, hailstones, tornadoes, depressions, winds, different cloud types, & thunderstorms. How weather forecasts are compiled & even how to make your own. $2.00

 

 

Usborne Discovery Space, Internet- -- $4. Nice. Linked, Awesome & informative! $3. 25 w/other purchase

 

Let’s Read-& Find-Out Book

*Earthquakes, Franklyn M. Branley, hdbk, former lib. Copy, $1.75

**Big Tracks, Little Trackers, Following Animals Prints, Stage 1, lger size, slight wear to cover, $2.00

**How Do Apples Grow? Stage 2, lger size, $2.25

**From Caterpillar to Butterfly, Stage 1, lger size, $2.25

 

Just Ask hardback books-- $2.00 each, series explains the world to your child in simple words & colorful pictures, these Weekly Reader books answer the questions your youngster loves to ask.

**What Is a Space Shuttle?

 

 

The Magic School Bus, pbk

 

*At the Waterworks, lger size, orig. $4.99, sm. crease on front cover. $1.00

*Box Set, includes Lost in the Solar System, Inside the Human Body & At the Water Works. 1 bk has tape at spine at sm part on top & shelf wear, others in vg cond. $4.50

 

Fabulous Fallacies, More than 300 -- $1. Nice. Popular Beliefs That are not True. Broken up by categories like--firsts, origins, rulers, people, Americana, War, Religion, Arts, Inventions, Definitions, sayings, body, food, animals, plants & earth. Includes sources. hardback,

 

 

The human Body/Health

 

The Children's Atlas of the Human Body -- $7. Nice. Explore the human body through maps, illustrations & photos. Discover how your brain acts as the body's control center, how the heart pumps blood to every cell, & trace the development of a baby from a single cell to a newborn. Freaturing life-size illustrations of organs, bones & muscles. Orig. $14.95, $6.25 w/other purchase

 

The Bone Zone—Bone Up on Skeleton Science, Luann Colombo. This is the place to examine your bones, what they do for you, how they work, and what happens if you break one. Like new. $1.75

 

Usborne Starting Point Science various -- $2. Nice. simple text & detailed illustrations combine to answer the question of each title in clear, step-by-step stages. Young children who are just beginning to read will enjoy sharing these books with an adult, while more confident readers will have fun discovering for themselves. $1.50 each with other purchase

**Why do people eat?

 

Kingfisher I Wonder Why books-various titles, $2.00. Wonderful! orig. $7.95 each, $1.75 w/other purchase.

** Blink & Other questions about my Body

 

Let’s Read-& Find-Out Book

**The Skeleton Inside You, $2.00

 

The Anatomy Coloring Book. Wynn Kapit & Lawrence M. Elson. Teaches concepts, structures & systems of the body through the ingenious approach of the coloring process. Shelf wear to cover, 8 of 142 pages colored. $3.25.

 

Human Body Lab, The Ultimate Human Body Pack. Complete w/over 40 simple & fun experiments for you to do at home, clear step-by-step instructions, & important safety rules to follow. Learn about the human body & it’s systems w/hands on activities. $3.75

 

ABC’s of The Human Body, A Family Answer Book, Reader’s Digest. Photos, diagrams & great explainations of all systems, presented in Q & A format. hdbk. $3.75

 

Hidden Life--What's Living Inside Your -- $4. Nice. Body. Ever wondered what it would be like to be so small that you couldn't be seen with the naked eye? Come on this imaginary journey & explore the microscopic world of living organisms that live alongside, or even inside humans. Includes: magnified photos of microscopic organisms, composite artwork showing how big they are in relation to each other & glossary, more books to read & index. orig. $10.95

 

The Wonderful Way Babies are Made -- $7. New. Help you teach your children about families, babies & sexual intimacy from a Christian perspective. Uniquely set against the backdrop of God's creation & our role in it, this book is an excellent place to begin presenting the information, feelings, & attitudes you would like to share w/your children about the truly wonderful way babies & families are made. Large-print, rhyming text designed to be read aloud to children 3 to 8. hdbk, $6.50 w/other

 

Janey Junkfood’s Fresh Adventure! Making Good Eating Great Fun, Barbara Storper, MS. RD. Follow Ace Food Detective, Tobe Fit, as she discovers the missing ingredient to Janey’s juggling success—healthy eating habits. Includes 14 fun snack recipe cards for nutritious snacks kids love to make & eat, hdbk orig. $15.95, $5.00, $4.75 w/other purchase.

 

Manners by Aliki -- $2. Nice. Wonderful reinforcement & jump off for discussion, $1. 50 w/othe

 

The Vegetable Show, Laurie Krasny Brown. Hdbk. A host of animated vegetables introduce children to the basics of healthy eating while performing circus acts with Eeny-Weeny Zucchini, the strongest squash on Earth; Bud the Spud, a magician; and the acrobatic Tip-Top Tomato Twins. Fun! $2.50

 

The Milk Makers, Gail Gibbons. Almost everyone loves milk. But do you know how it’s delivered? Read about the many machines that are used to make your glass of milk fresh, healthy & delicious. RL 2 $1.00

 

Where Food Comes From, Dorothy Hinshaw Patent. Patent gives clear, straightforward descriptions of the different categories of food--grains, fruits, vegetables, meat, dairy products, and eggs. She begins by explaining in basic terms how plants use and store energy. Brief discussion on a variety of topics follows: the difference between white and brown rice, which flowers we eat (broccoli and cauliflower), how cream is formed, why some fruits are seedless. Information is greatly enhanced by Munoz's many appealing, full-color photographs. Included are illustrated directions for making yogurt, as well as photos of groups of packaged foods with which children may be familiar. Ages 6 & up, hdbk , orig. $14.95, $4.25.

 

Fabulous Fallacies, More than 300 -- $1. Nice. Popular Beliefs That are not True. Broken up by categories like--firsts, origins, rulers, people, Americana, War, Religion, Arts, Inventions, Definitions, sayings, body, food, animals, plants & earth. Includes sources. hardback,

 

 

Nature/Animals/Plants/Climate/Environment/Gardening

 

 

1,000 Questions & Answers, Barnes & Noble. Large hdbk covers 3 subject areas, Life on Earth, Science, & How things work. DK style book w/wonderful photos, diagrams & fascinating information. $4.00

 

Understanding Science & Nature, Time Life, hdbk. Great explanations, concise & easy to understand, illustrations & diagrams. Wonderful for answering questions & exploring fascinating information. $3.75

**Plant Life. Plant Cells & Growth, Roots & Stems, Structure & Function of Leaves, Beauty w/a

Purpose, Fruits & Seeds, Plants w/out Flowers, Astonishing Adapters & The Human

Connection.

 

Kingfisher I Wonder Why books-various titles, $2.00. Wonderful! orig. $7.95 each, $1.75 w/other purchase.

**Camels Have Humps & other questions about Animals

**THe Sea Is Salty & Other questions About the Oceans

**Spiders Spin Webs & Other Questions About Creepy Crawlies

**Butterflies Flutter & other questions about creepy-crawlies, hdbk $3.25.

 

Starry Night by David Spohn, hdbk -- $3. Nice. Wonderful story about a father camping w/his children.

 

Let’s Read-& Find-Out Book

**Big Tracks, Little Trackers, Following Animals Prints, Stage 1, lger size, slight wear to cover, $2.00

**How Do Apples Grow? Stage 2, lger size, $2.25

**A Tree Is a Plant, lger size, $2.25

**From Caterpillar to Butterfly, Stage 1, lger size, $2.25

Zipping, Zapping, Zooming Bats, Stage 2, lger size, $2.25

 

The Fox, Animal Life Stories, hdbk, former lib. copy, $1.00

 

Jungle Animals Over 100 questions & -- $2. Nice. answers to things you want to know. DK style, fascinating

 

Desert Animals Over 100 questions & -- $2. Nice. answers to things you want to know. DK style, awesome.

 

Sea Creatures Over 100 questions & -- $2. Nice. answers to things you want to know. DK style, fascinating

 

Getting to Know Nature’s Children Series, hdbk. $2.50 each, $1.00 w/other purchase.

Now, both you and your favorite animal fan can get an up-close incredible look at many of the most amazing creatures--from your own backyard and beyond! Getting To Know Nature's Children is a spectacular book series that entertains, informs and sparks imaginations with astonishing full color photos and tons of eye-opening information! And each hardcover book is actually 2 books in 1! Travel to the tops of the trees...to the bottom of the ocean...explore the natural habitats of dozens of animals. Find out everything inquisitive minds want to know. Includes: Facts in brief, geographic information, vocabulary, food, unique qualities, etc.

 

**Deer/Rabbits

**Pelicans/Snakes

**Crocodiles/Kangaroos

**Lynx/Sea Lions

**Penguins/Elephants

**Wild Horses/Caribou

**Cougars/Eagles

**Turtles/Bees

**Orangutans/Gazelles

**Lions/Pandas

**Seals/Mice

**Porcupines/Grizzly Bears

**Koalas/Cheetahs

**Wolves/Whales

**Coyotes/Spiders

**Puffins/Old World Monkeys

 

Habitats--various titles -- $3. Nice. Simple, color-filled books will awaken young minds to the wonders of the world around them. Educational & fun to read, they each include a special 'scientific' section to help answer children's questions. Wonderfully done! Barron’s. $2.50 w/other purchase.

**Life on the Land

**Life Underground

**Life in the Air

 

Be an Expert Naturalist. Spotter’s guides, tracking, projects & diagrams. Encourages young readers to explore, investigate & learn about the would around them & become a knowledgeable “’amateur.’’ Both a field guide & practical handbook about plants & animals in the countryside & in towns & gardens. It shows where to look for & how to recognize different species & provides suggestions for experiments to do at home or at school. Hdbk. $3.00

 

DK Eyewitness Explorers Birds. Watch & understand birds & flight, make an airfoil wing, see an egg hatch, build a hide, learn how birds fly. Things to make & do; projects & experiments to try and Learn now to observe & record birds. Awesome! $2.50

 

The Polar Bear Master of the Ice -- $2. Nice. Reader's Digest Animal Close-ups. Wonderful photos easy to understand text helps younger children explore the Polar Bear including environment, how they are suited & handle the cold, hunting, swimming champion, young (including dens), family life, water games, on the tundra (including other animals that share their environment), cubs grow up, polar bears & people, other bears, further reading & web sites. hdbk

 

Usborne Starting Point Science What Makes It Rain? -- $2. Nice. $1. 50 w/other purchase.

 

Fabulous Fallacies, More than 300 -- $1. Nice. Popular Beliefs That are not True. Broken up by categories like--firsts, origins, rulers, people, Americana, War, Religion, Arts, Inventions, Definitions, sayings, body, food, animals, plants & earth. Includes sources. hardback,

 

A Look Around Rain Forests, Willowisp Press, Ed Perez. Beautiful photos & easy to understand text discuss kinds of rain forests, creatures, people in Rain Forests, why Rain Forests matter. $1.00

 

Panther Dream, A Story of the Africian -- $5. Nice. Rainforest, Beautifully illistrated hdbk includes key to illustrations with animal & plant names, glossary, & tropical rainforest maps at the end of the story. While hunting for food in the rain forest for his starving village, a young boy encounters a panther that teaches him how to conserve life in the rain forest. orig. $15.99, $4.50 w/other purchase

 

The Tree -- $2. Nice. Richly colored full-page illustrations capture the atmosphere of the tropical forest and show many of the animals who live there. Complementing the vivid art comes a funny story about the seed that hit the beetle, who escaped from the toucan, that spotted the panther, who prowled under the tamarins--it goes on and on like that. Kids will love it! $1.50 w/other purchase.

 

New Animal Discoveries -- $6. Nice. hdbk w/dj filled w/beautiful & rare photos of newly-discovered animals. Interesting book that takes a new look at animals of the world. by Ronald Orenstein. $5.25 w/other purchase

 

Snail Trail by Ruth Brown, hdbk -- $3. Nice. Join Slimy on an adventure that brings him face to face w/all sorts of obstacles. It's a first trip around the garden that introduces the youngest readers to simple directional concepts & a picture story that ends w/a surprise! orig. $9.95 $2.75 w/other purchase

 

The Random House book of How Nature Works. An illustrated guide to the inner workings of plants & animals & how they struggle to survive on earth. Takes a fascinating close-up look at the way living things breathe, move, hunt, raise young, & try to survive in an eat-or-be-eaten world. Clear, simple text & dozens of vivid, full-color cutaways & illustration allow you to climb inside a horsefly’s eye, compare a bird brain w/a human brain, see for yourself how a male spider avoids being eaten by its mate & much, much more. Awesome! Orig. $15.00, $5.50

 

Copper, From the Earth. Peter Murray. Hdbk w/photos that tell the story of Copper, from alloys, mining, & copper today. Hands on ‘How to make a copper nail’. $1.75

 

The Women’s Day Book of Wildflowers. Hdbk w/dust jacket. 200 wildflowers arranged by color & season of bloom, descriptions, 12 rules for success in moving & growing wildflowers, propagation methods described in detail, suggested flowers for wildflower bouquets, drying & preserving wildflowers, plants that dry & preserve, 9 hints for greater success in using dried wildflowers and more. $2.25

 

The Encyclopedia of Herbs & Herbalism -- $6 History of herbalism, biology & chemistry of plants, medicinal uses of plants, herbs in the kitchen, domestic & cosmetic uses of herbs, cultivation, collection & preservation, reference section, conversion tables, organizations, index of plants & much more hdbk w/dj, dj has shelf wear & a couple of small tears. Orig. $35.00, $5.50 w/other

 

The Garden Problem Solver -- $6. Nice. Reader's Digest Successful Gardening Series. Beautiful hdbk w/wonderful photographs. Contents--Problem sites--Garden rehabilitation, Retaining walls, Terraced garden, Changes in Level, Covering banks, Swimming Pool Gardens; Shady & Damp sites; Gardening on Acid Soil--Gardening on sandy soil, plants for acid soil. Gardening on alkaline Soil--Plants, behind city walls, a Clematis garden & much more. Create resource addition to your garden library, $5.50 w/other

 

The Good Gardner, The Northern Gardener’s Library. From the northland’s most accomplished gardeners—ideas, techniques & suggestions for your best garden yet! Covers—how to build the best garden soil, have a healthy garden w/out pesticide use, best vegetable varieties for short growing season, how to plant & care for young trees, how to raise & maintain a healthy loan, putting your garden to bed & more. .50

 

The Weather-wise Gardener, A Guide to Understanding, Predicting & working w/the Weather. Hdbk w/dj. A ‘understand-it-yourself’ book allows the reader to understand the subject & devise her own way of doing things. Improves gardener’s skills & instincts. Broken into 3 parts—basic principles of meteorology, how these principles conspire to make the weather that prevails in different parts of the country & at different times of the year and how to apply your understanding to cope w/emergencies & cope w/the effects of weather on yourself & your garden. Dj has ripe that is taped, bk in vg cond. $4.00, $3.75 w/other

 

 

Endangered Planet-Kingfisher Knowledge -- $4.25. New. DK Style presentation, includes extra web sites, book lists, & places to explore. Hdbk

 

The Tell it-Make it book, Shari Lewis. Book gives you stories to read or tell and crafts & activities to go with them. Includes the following themes: Wildest Indian, Green Thumb, I’ll See me in my dreams (light & shadow), Grandma’s Sweater, Charlie Horses’ Magic Show, Strictly for the Birds, & How many days til Christmas. Hdbk. $1.00

 

Explore a Spooky Swamp, Books for Young Explorers National Geographic. Explore the animals, plants & more in a swamp. Hdbk, vg cond. $1.00.

 

Hidden Treasures of the Sea, Books for Young Explorers National Geographic. An introduction to nautical archeology, focusing on social, cultural, and political history as exposed by shipwrecks from ancient times to the present. Lg hdbk. $1.00

 

Night Flyers, Watch Me Read, Robin Bernard, RL 2.2, $1.00

 

Treasury of Big Game Animals. An Outdoor Life book. Erwin B. Bauer. Large hdbk w/dj in which Bauer, famous photographer-author presents the great game animals of North America, Africa, Asia, South America & Europe. $1.00

 

DK Eyewitness Horse. Discover the world of horses==from their breeding to their important role in history. Hb, $5.00

 

DK Eyewitness Seashore. Discover the fascinating world of the seashore—its strange & beautiful creatures & their secret lives. Hb, $5.00, $4.75 w/other purchase.

 

DK Eye Wonder Ocean, hdbk -- $4. Nice. Open your eyes to a world of discovery. Visit coral reefs, kelp forests, & other extraordinary underwater worlds. Find out fascinating facts about favorite ocean animals, including sharks, whales & dolphins. Dramatic, atmospheric photos provide a wealth of visual information. Packed w/facts & written in a an accessible style, Eye Wonders are the perfect educational start for young children. $3.25 w/other purchase

 

Explore & Discover Sharks, Kingfisher Question Time. Discover the answers to the mysteries of sharks & explore their underwater world in an appealing Q & A format. Simple, colorful design & amusing cartoons of Question Time Sharks will help curious children understand sharks, from the tiny spiny pygmy shark to the great white shark. $1.75

 

Manatee Winter, Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld, Smithsonian Oceanic Collections. Beautifully illustrated hdbk w/dj tells the story of a mother & her calf as they travel along the Florida coast. Book in vg cond, dj has tear on front cover & slight shelf wear., orig $15.95, $3.75

 

The Underwater Alphabet Book, Jerry Pallotta. Beautiful photos that highlight all kinds of creatures that live under the sea. Hdbk, orig. $14.95, $4.25

 

Usborne Lift-the-flap On the Beach. Discover amazing sights, from tiny creatures hidden in the sand & rocks to tall lighthouses balanced on the edge of towering cliffs. Life the flaps to uncover even more about life on the beach. Hdbk in like new cond. orig. $11.95, $4.25

 

Usborne Hotshots Seashore. Searching the seashore, plants, animals, shells, spotter’s guide. $1.25

 

Whales & Dolphins, I Can Read About, like new, $1.00

 

Whistle Him In, The Story of a Maine Seal, Eleanor Noyes Johnson, Lovely story. .50

 

Dolphins & Porpoises, Great Creatures of the World. Fascinating insights into the habits & habitats of the animals that capture the imagination of people all over the world. Wonderful photos, diagrams to bring you up close & personal w/these animals. Hdbk, former lib. Copy, orig. $17.95, slight wear to corners, $3.75

 

 

 

Manual of Horsemanship of the British Horse Society & Pony Club.
Includes: Mounting & Dismounting, the Seat, the hands, biting, balance & Collection, Jumping, Gates, Hunting, Dressage, Saddlery, Handling Ponies, Construction of stables, bedding, clothing, Grooming, Clipping & Trimming, Feeding, Watering, Foot & Shoeing, Health Conditions & Exercises, Veterinary Notes & much more. Hdbk shows wear at edges. .50

Animal Homes & Societies, Planet Earth, Billy Goodman.
Beautiful & informative, a fascinating guide to the behavior of animals around us & to the nature & function of societies throughout the natural world. Hdbk w/dust jacket, in like new cond. Orig. $17.95, $3.25

 

Golden Nature Guide, pocket guides. Everglades National Park & the Nearby Florida Keys, shelf wear to cover..20

 

Bugs that go Bump in the Night, a Pop-up book, David A. Carter. Hdbk orig. $14.95. $1.00

 

 

 

 

Pets/Pet Care

 

 

Usborne Little Book of Dogs & Puppies -- $2. Nice. hdbk, full of doggy facts & tips for young owners, $1. 50 w/other

 

Usborne First Pets Cats & Kittens w/Internet Links. From the first stages of choosing a kitten, advice on how to take care of & train your pet, why cats behave the way they do. Learn hwo to ‘talk to your pet & how to get the most out of being a pet owner. $2.00

 

Pet Sitting for Profit, Patti J. Moran.
For a growing number of people, pet sitting is a fulfilling way to augment their livelihood or a primary source of income. Written, reliable instruction & professional advice. Orig. $17.95, $4.00

 

Pets, A First Look at Animals, Scholastic. High-quality photos, amusing illustrations & simple, read-along text. Pets introduces young children to the exciting & entertaining world of pet animals. $1.00



The Super Simple Guide to Koi. Includes—origin of Koi, commonly available varieties & Seasonal Changes, food & feeding, stocking density, water quality, common diseases & disorders. .20

 

The Promise, Jackie French Koller, Some things you have to take on faith, .50

 

Smart Dog, Vivian Vande Velde. A dog who can talk, who needs his owner help, a mystery to solve, where does it all end. .50

 

Manual of Horsemanship of the British Horse Society & Pony Club.
Includes: Mounting & Dismounting, the Seat, the hands, bitting, balance & Collection, Jumping, Gates, Hunting, Dressage, Saddlery, Handling Ponies, Construction of stables, bedding, clothing, Grooming, Clipping & Trimming, Feeding, Watering, Foot & Shoeing, Health Conditions & Exercies, Veterinary Notes & much more. Hdbk shows wear at edges. .50

 

 

 

Sports

 

 

 

KLUTZ official Koosh Book -- $1. Nice. book only, orig. $9.95, 33 Kooshy Activities/makes it fun!!!.

 

Sam the Zamboni Man -- Nice. James Stevenson, hdbk w/dust jacket, orig. $15. 00, $4.75 w/other purchase.

 

Z is for Zamboni, A Hockey Alphabet -- $6. Nice. Matt Napier. Great ill. & explanations. hdbk, orig. $19. 95, $5.75 w/other purchase.

 

Field of Dreams, Kevin Costner, PG, video, .20

 

All About Sports w/Inspector McQ. In this book, you will look into some very interesting sports cases. Inspector McQ asks questions, gives you information & end result you learn a lot. Hdbk, former school lib. Copy in vg cond. $3.00, $2.25 w/other purchase.

 

Kayaking, The New Whitewater Sport for Everybody, Jay Evans (former US Olympic Coach) & Robert R. Anderson, shelf wear to cover, .20

 

 

DK Ultimate Football (Soccer)--hdbk -- $4. Nice. The game, great teams, great players, Fifa World Cup+ +

 

Dayhiker, Walking for Fitness, Fun & -- $2. Nice. Adventure. 7 types of walks & tips yo need to get the utmost from each. Other chapters cover the secrets of going light, where to go, what to take, trail manners, walking techniques, hiking w/children, reading the weather, route finding & more. Special features--eating for greater energy & weight loss, trailside first aid revolutionized through homeopathy. Great!

 

True Tales from the Mountains, Steck-Vaughn. True Tales are stories about real-life adventures from around the world. They tell about exciting journeys, incredible dangers, & daring rescues. Includes: Everest, Annie Smith Peck, Peru (queen of the climbers), Beckwourth’s Pass (1848-Sierra Nevada mts), also stories of volcanoes, blizzards, rescues. Includes vocabulary, map reading, geography, history, reading comprehension & more. Ages 9 & up. Orig. $19.95, $4.25

 

And The Crowd Goes Wild -- $3. Nice. book only. hdbk w/dust jacket. Many sports awesome photos nice brief explanation of significance of event. $2.25 w/other purchase.

 

Jump from the sky, Ladybird Key words Reading Scheme, 9b. hb. $.20

 

 

Alison Goes for the Gold, Magic Attic Club. Alison travels through the mirror to the Jr. world Cup Skating Championship. .50

 

Sport Goofy Encyclopedia--Set of 8 -- $10. Nice. Wonderful set of hdbks w/photos, cartoons & diagrams that explain so kids can understand. These were a favorite for my children & they spent hours pouring over them. Includes: Racket Sports, Golf & Target Sports, Compat Sports (boxing, wrestling, Eastern Fighting Arts, Fencing), Children's Games, Field Events, Winter Sports, Water Sports & Running (pages slightly wavy & back cover has marks, binding tight).

 

 

How things Work/Transportation/Inventors/Crime Scene Investigation/Chemistry

 

 

 

1,000 Questions & Answers, Barnes & Noble. Large hdbk covers 3 subject areas, Life on Earth, Science, & How things work. DK style book w/wonderful photos, diagrams & fascinating information. $4.00

 

The Way Things Work -- $6. Nice. David Macaulay. From Levers to Lasers, Cars to Computers. A Visual Guide to the World of Machines. Engaging illistrations & diagrams that make the complicated understandable. Contents: The Mechanics of Movement, Harnessing the Elements, Working with Waves & Electricity & Automation, Eureka! The Invention of Machines. Wow, great book! hdbk. orig. $35.00, $5.75 w/other purchase

 

 

How Things Work, by the Editors of Consumer Guide.
Explains in easy to understand words & pictures, the operations of 100’s of devices both everyday & exotic. Chapters: What Makes Machines Tick, Sight & Sound, Communications, At Home, At Work, Locomotion, Flight, On the Water, Interacting w/Nature, Health & Personal Care. Includes basic principles of science & technology as keys to the way things work, terms to know & time line of Discoveries. Hdbk w/dust jacket. Book vg, dust jacket, wear at edges. $3.25

 

Radio Boy, Sharon Phillips Denslow. Brought to life by Alec Gillman’s superb period paintings, this fictionalized account of inventor Nathan B. Stubblefield’s childhood invites young readers to investigate the history of science & technology, to envision what may not be impossible…& to look at something as everyday as a bird in the sky, & wonder. Ages 5-8, orig. $15.00 hdbk w/dj, dj has small rip at edge. $5.25

 

Understanding Science & Nature, Time Life, hdbk. Great explanations, concise & easy to understand, illustrations & diagrams. Wonderful for answering questions & exploring fascinating information. $3.75 each

**Machines & Inventions. Inventions that changed history, machines of industry & science, An

explosion in Office Equipment, Machines for Leisure time, Machines for the Home & Medical

Marvels.

**Computer Age. History of the Computer, Modern Computers, Software, Computer Graphics,

Digitizing Daily Life, Computer Networks & Science & Computers.

 

The FBI--Heinemann know it -- $2. Nice. DK style book. Contents: Investigations, How the FBI Began, successes & problems, structure of the FBI, visit to the Chicago field office, legal attache offices, working for the FBI, training division, criminal investigation, lab division, closer look--Computer Squad, Adopt-A-School, Trace Evidience, DNA Analysis & Latent Print Units, Always Advancing, FBI organization & more books to read & contacting the FBI. Fascinating.

 

Look & Learn, Childcraft, hardback -- Nice. colors, shapes, hands & faces, special marks, trademarks + +..25

 

DK Eye-Openers-hdbks- -- $3. Nice. Simple text & detailed illustrations will satisfy inquisitive preschoolers who are busy learning about the world around them. Awesome books that captivate your child. $2.50 w/other purchase

 

*Ships & Boats

*Trains

 

 

How in the World? A Fascinating Journey through the world of human ingenuity, Reader’s Digest.
This fascinating reference answers those "How in the world do they do that?" questions with engrossing explanations of the principles behind the most important technological achievements of the past and present. Twelve absorbing sections and over 1,200 illustrations, cover the full range of man's ingenuity, the heights of his inventiveness. Sections include: Everyday Miracles, Major feats of Organisation, Techniques of Deceptions & Detections, Ingenious Solutions & Artful Ideas, Exploring the Universe, Marvels of Science, How Does it work, Wonders of Medical World, Building things up & knocking them down, How was it done, Curiosities of food & drink & just for fun. Hdbk. orig. $32.00, $5.75

 

Aviation: Reaching for the Sky -- $4.
Nice. Photos, stories of key events/former lib, orig. $21.95, $3.50 w/other pur

 

Amazing Airplanes, Regen Dennis, Intro by Church Yeager, Book only.
Spirit of St Louis, Sopwith Camel (biplane), Constellation, Boeing 727, Ilyushin IL-96-300 & others. Gives brief history, Aerodynamics—how a plane flies. Nicely done. .50

 

If We Had Wings, a 3-Dimensional Book featuring Documents & Photographs of the History of Flight, the Enduring Dream of Flight, Rinker Buck.
Explore the triumphs, struggles & legendary heroes of the century of flight. One of the greatest inventions of our time is illuminated as never before. Featuring removable letters & documents, newspaper clippings, & photos, it brings the adventuresome spirit of aviation brilliantly to life. It invites you into the hearts & minds of the brave souls who dreamed, planned, strapped themselves into these silvery planes, & changed the world forever by achieving the miracle of flight. Engaging in every way! Orig. $32.50, $12.00, $11.25 w/other pur

 

All About How Things are Made with -- $3.
Good. Inspector McQ, hdbk. Q & A we wonder about $2. 25 w/other

 

Kingfisher I Wonder Why books-various titles, $2.00. Wonderful! orig. $7.95 each, $1.75 w/other purchase.

**Zippers Have Teeth & Other questions about Inventions

 

 

Science Through Art—Energy.
Explains basic scientific principles through different art techniques. Uses artwork & step-by-step photography to show how simple experiments can lead to creativity in art, while, at the same time, scientific discoveries are being made. Hdbk in like new cond. $5.00

 

Usborne Starting Point Science -- $2.
Good. Where Does Electricity Come From? $1. 50 w/other purchase

 

The History of Weapons & Warfare, Barrons. DK style including: Early Weapons & Warfare, Warfare in the Ancient World, Medieval World, Age of the Gun, The Development of Firearms, Military Leaders of the Past, Warfare Since the Middle Ages, Attach & Defense, Battles at Sea, WWI, WWII, Military Leaders of the 20th Century, Special Forces & Espionage, Attack from the Air, Modern Weapons & Warfare. Nicely done! $2.00

 

Look Inside Machines—8 Amazing Books in one, Look Inside & See how they work.
Look inside these amazing vehicles and see how they work in this colorfully illustrated large hdbk, with easy to understand information that will fascinate. Includes: Trucks, Diggers, Fire Fighters, Space Vehicles, Farm Machines, Jetliners, Trains, & Racing Cars. $9.00, $8.50 w/other purchase.

 

Things That Go.
7 ½â€ X 6†soft cover board book, 2†thick. Includes: Air, water, land, on the farm, About trucks, busy trucks, water fun, look & count—wheels, Snow!, on track, racing cars, find the tractor, in the air, Fire!, Off road!, busy boats, 2 wheels, Take Off! On the water. 100 pictures for young children to look at & talk about, plus lots of fun things to do. Vg cond, except small tear on padding of front cover. $1.00.

 

Usborne Illustrated Handbook of Invention & Discovery.
Great illustrations & diagrams w/easy to understand explainations. Orig. $12.95, $3.75

 

 

The Illustrated Dictionary of -- $4. New. Inventors & Inventions. DK style highly visual reference book for children. hdbk w/dj. Fascinating, intriguing, children will spend hours investigating. $3.50 w/other purchase

Boston's Museum of Science-The -- $2.
Good. Inventor's Handbook, A guide to Creative thinking. $1. 50 w/othe

 

Microfacts Race Cars, Scholastic, hdbk. .50

 

The Science & Story of Titanic, Susan Hughes & Steve Santini.
Explores it’s invention, construction, technology, launch, final hours (why didn’t they see the iceburg, watertight ship, steering the Titanic, lifeboat math), the search for the Titanic & it’s mysteries. Fascinating! $2.25


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