The creators of Crayola changed the name of the game when they invented crayons in the early 1900s. With more than 100 colors available in crayon, marker, or colored-pencil form, the choices are endless! Unleash your colorful wings in this inspiring title for young readers.
Though Apple was founded on April Fools' Day, this company doesn't kid around. From the start, Apple has delivered top-notch technology, including the iPod, iPad, MacBook Pro, and more. This title explores the tech-savvy side in all its inventive readers.
Target hits the bull's-eye when it comes to understanding its customers. The superstore offers everything from food, to clothing, to educational fundraising. Explore this inspiring title and learn how Target became one of the nation's largest discount retailers.
The presence of a police dog is often enough to discourage a criminal from fleeing. Police dogs are faster than their human handlers, and they are trained to use just enough force to detain troublemakers. See how K-9 units work together to fight crime in this informative title for young readers.
Mountain climbing is about the challenge. It's about rising above difficulties to reach the breathtaking views that wait atop mountains. Let this book get you geared up for rock climbing, snow and ice climbing, and mixed climbing.
Barbie is popular enough to be recognized by her first name alone. But does Barbie have a last name? In this book, fluent readers can find the answer to that question while discovering other interesting information about Barbie. The famous doll's life story is on full display in this title.
Elon Musk has accomplished much in his young age, leading innovative companies like PayPal and Tesla. He has even founded a company that develops rockets for space travel! Young entrepreneurs will love finding out in this biographical title how Musk's early interests led to his career successes.
Pikachu could be called the mascots of the Pokémon brand, as the short, yellow furballs are the most recognizable of hundreds of characters. This book for growing readers tracks the birth of the Japanese pocket monsters chased all around cities by Pokémon Go players.
In the middle of winter, people venture out on the frozen lakes in search of fish. After setting up their shacks, anglers drill holes through the ice and drop their lines. Some shacks are even heated! Discover more about the equipment ice fishers use and the fish they catch in this cool title for young readers.
The Tennessee Walking Horse is most popular in trail riding. With its smooth gait and relaxed temperament, it is an easy and enjoyable horse for people to ride. Hit the trails and read all about this breed's history, physical characteristics, and what it is used for today.
There is no bond quite like the one between a soldier and a military dog. These highly trained canines scout, stand guard, and defend their handlers in war zones. They even accompany their soldiers as they jump from airplanes! Meet the four-legged heroes of war in this informative title for curious readers.
Kayakers trade the busy pace of life for a rhythmic paddle. They love exploring waterside wilderness and being rocked by waves. This title invites you inside kayaks and offers the information you need to get paddling.
Unlike many working dogs, a guide dog is not praised or rewarded on the job. There should be no distractions when the dog is in work mode. As it teams up with its handler to get from place to place, a guide dog must use its own judgment to decide if a path is safe. In this book, discover the remarkable concentration of a dedicated companion.
Some search-and-rescue dogs are trained to sniff the air for any human scent. Others follow the trail of a specific human scent. But the job of a rescue dog requires more than just smelling. In this book, readers will learn about the training and responsibilities of a wilderness search dog.
A regal horse, the Lipizzan was bred to be a champion in the show ring and also on the battlefield. Lipizzans are famous for performing the incredible "high school" movements of classical dressage at the Spanish Riding School in Vienna, Austria. This title covers the breed's physical traits, history, and areas of competition in which it excels.
The presence of a friendly, gentle animal has been proven to reduce stress and raise the spirits of people dealing with illness, disaster, or other traumatic events. Therapy dogs are tasked with being loving companions to those going through difficult times. Learn what makes a great therapy dog in this fun book for growing readers.
The Belgian horse is one of the largest horse breeds in the world. The largest Belgian in history weighed around 3,200 pounds! Used primarily for driving, they are able to pull an incredible amount of weight. The breed is also finding success in pleasure riding and the show ring. This informative title covers the build, history, and uses of the mighty breed.
One of the oldest horse breeds in the world, the Arabian Horse has been used by many cultures throughout history. It is valued for its friendliness, intelligence, and cooperation in many tasks. Eager readers will find out what else makes this horse distinct, from its physical appearance to its influence on other breeds.
Steve Jobs is remembered as the "father of the digital revolution" and the "pioneer of the personal computer revolution." He transformed the music, cell phone, movie, and computer industries in his time with Apple Inc. Find out how he accomplished so much during his life in this biographical title.
Ever since he cofounded Microsoft, Bill Gates has been one of the most influential people in computer development. And though he is one of the richest people in the world, he has pledged to give away most of his wealth to charities. Learn how this college dropout changed the world in this title for young students.