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PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 8:24 am    Post subject: FS: Living Science / Historical Fiction and Non-Fiction Reply with quote

Items from a non-smoking, no pet home.

*TERMS of SALE - See below*

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FOR SALE:

SCIENCE – LIVING BOOKS Postage Extra/Media Mail

Books are in *VERY GOOD – LIKE NEW* condition.

HC = Hardcover / SC = Soft Cover

Grow a Giant Beanstalk by Sandra Markle – SC
--Amazing plant projects/Scholastic
$1.50

Backyard Science Experiments by Q.L. Pearce – SC
$2.50

How to Do Successful Science Experiments by Norman F. Smith – SC
--Revised Edition
$2.00

100 Award-Winning Science Fair Projects by Glen Vecchione – SC
--(cover has wear, pages are clean and bright)
$2.50

Mad Science Series – Clue Me In! - SC
--The Detective Work of Ethan Flask and Professor von Offel/Scholastic
$1.50

Fingerprints and Talking Bones by Charlotte Foltz Jones – SC
--How Real-Life Crimes are Solved/A Yearling Book
$2.50

The Usborne Book of Secret Codes – SC
--Discover ways of sending top secret messages that will leave snoopers completely baffled. Many of the codes are based on those used by real spies. There are nifty gadgets to make and lots of hints on how to keep your enemy stumped. As you learn new codes, you can follow a thrilling story involving undercover agents and secret code experts.
$1.75

The Incredible Science Puzzle Challenge by Helene Hovanec - SC
--The diabolical Dr. Frick is just hours away from unleashing a huge mob of deadly robots. These evil machines are part of Dr. Frick’s plot to take over the planet, and are set to destroy everything in their path! But all may not be lost! After all, you are here. Only by completing the puzzles in this book can you uncover the password. But hurry and get started, there’s no time to waste.
$2.00

Five Brave Explorers by Wade Hudson - SC
--Great Black Heroes – Hello Readers – Level 4/Grades 2 & 3/Scholastic
$2.50

Rocks & Minerals by Edward R. Ricciuti – SC
--Scholastic Science Readers – Level 3/Ages 7&8
$2.50

Sea of Ice – The Wreck of the Endurance by Monic Kulling – SC
--Step into Reading – Level 4
$2.50

Everest – Reaching for the Sky by Joy Masoff – SC
--Scholastic History Readers – Level 3/Ages 7&8
$2.50

Plenty of Penguins by Sonia W. Black – SC
--Hello Reader – Level 1 – Scholastic
$2.00

The Little Guides - Whales, Dolphins & Porpoises – SC
--Guide to Species, Where to See Whales, Lavishly Illustrated
$4.75 (retail $14.95)

Baby Whale’s Journey by Jonathan London – SC
$1.50

WHALES by Seymour Simon – SC
$2.00

Terrifying Shark Tales by Scott Ingram – SC
$2.00

Coral Reef – Eye to Eye Books – Glossy SC spiral bound
--*Includes 24 Stereographic Cards and 3-D Viewer*
$3.75 (retail $11.99)

Amazing Buildings by Kaye Hayden – SC
--DK Readers – Level 2
$1.50 (has creasing on front and back cover/text is exc.)

Animal Hospital by Judith Walker-Hodge – SC
--Eyewitness Readers – Level 2/Grades 1-3
$1.75

Kittens – SC
--Science Facts and Fun Art Projects that Teach About Kittens/Barrons
$2.50

Getting to Know Nature’s Children – Both are HC
--Penguins & Elephants/Scholastic
--Chipmunks & Beavers/Scholastic
$4.75/set

Dogs Working for People – Books for Young Explorers – HC
--National Geographic Society
$2.75

Animal Dads by Sneed B. Collard III - SC
$1.00

A Pinky is a Baby Mouse and Other Baby Animal Names by Pam Munoz Ryan – SC
$1.50

Welcome to the Ice House by Jane Yolen – SC
--Story of the animals of the Arctic
$2.00

It’s an Ant’s Life – My Story of Life in the Nest – SC
$2.50

Spiders Spin Webs by Yvonne Winer – SC
--Scholastic
$2.00

FIGHTERS – Glossy SC
--Information and vivid illustrations of how animals within a species settle their differences over territory, food, mates, and the leadership of their group.
20 featured animals.
$3.00

GROWING UP AGAINST THE ODDS – Glossy SC
--Creatures that are born or have to grow up in circumstances that make survival precarious.
21 featured animals
$3.00

CAMOUFLAGE – Glossy SC
--Animals blending into their environments either to avoid predators or, in the case of predators, to stalk their prey.
20 featured animals
$3.00

SHOWOFFS – Glossy SC
--The many different ways animals draw attention to themselves to attract a mate or to warn off predators.
20 featured animals
$3.00

GROWING UP – STRANGE BEGINNINGS – Glossy SC
--The early life of animals.
21 featured animals
$3.00

SAFARI by Robert Bateman – Glossy SC
--Artist and naturalist Robert Bateman guides you with his splendid paintings and real-life stories of meeting animals in the wild plus a whole host of fascinating facts about these amazing creatures.
$3.00

MAGIC SCHOOL BUS BOOKS:
--The Electric Field Trip – SC
$2.50

--Inside a Hurricane – HC with Dust Jacket
$5.00 (Retail $14.95)

--Explores the Senses – HC with Dust Jacket
$5.00 (Retail $15.95)

Why Does It Fly? – A Just Ask Book – HC
--Weekly Reader Book (cover has wear/pages clean and bright)
$0.75

EUREKA! – It’s an Airplane! By Jeanne Bendick – SC
--The development of the airplane and some of the inventions that made it a more common means of transportation/Houghton Mifflin Co.
$1.50

The Fantastic Cutaway Book of FLIGHT by John Richards – SC
--Cross-section illustrations reveal the complex technology of 747s,
helicopters, supersonic jets, and other vehicles of flight.
$3.50

Stars by Jennifer Dussling – SC
--All Aboard Reading/Level 1 – Preschool-Grade 1
(cover has scratching/pages clean and bright/one page has corner turned)
$0.75

Seeing Stars by James Muirden – SC
--Unlock the spectacular secrets of the Night Sky/Scholastic
$2.00

Black Holes and other space phenomena – SC
--Young Observer Bk./Scholastic
$2.50

Mysteries of the Universe by Nigel Hawkes – SC
--Its starry secrets explored in the light of recent scientific discoveries.
Early Discoveries, The Solar System, The Stars and Galaxies, Exploring the Universe, The Future of the Universe, and Unsolved Mysteries.
$2.50

Solar System – Gold Books – SC
$1.00

Exploring Space – Pathfinders in Exploration – HC
--X-library in very good condition
$2.00

Space Station Science – Life in Free Fall by Marianne J. Dyson – HC with Dust Jacket
--Gathering information from astronauts and other scientists, Dyson takes readers through crew training and launch; covers physical necessities and hazards describes the kinds of tasks and research that can be performed on a space station; then brings astronauts back to Earth for a study of the effects of an extended stay off-planet. Artfully mixing big questions ("If people stayed in space, would they end up as blobs?") with well-chosen scientific and personal details, Dyson at once excites and informs young readers. Clever, low-tech demonstrations and experiments elucidate physical principles. The illustrations include lucid cartoons and color photos, and a concluding list of Web sites will expedite further inquiry./Scholastic

$6.00 (retail $16.95)

First on the Moon by Barbara Hehner – Glossy SC
--What it was like when man landed on the moon/An I Was There Book
$2.50

The History News IN SPACE - SC
--Go right back in time to look at the colorful characters through history who risked ridicule and sometimes their lives when they put forward the ideas that started our journey into space. Also learn the enthralling story of the Russian and American space race.
$3.00

Blizzards! By Lorraine Jean Hopping – SC
--Hello Reader – Level 4/Grades 2-3
$2.00

Science with Air – Usborne Science Activites/Chick-fil-A - SC
$0.25

Volcano! By Cynthia Pratt Nicolson – SC
--Ages 8-12
$2.50

Why Don’t Haircuts Hurt? by Melvin and Gilda Berger – SC
--Questions and Answers About Your Body/Scholastic
$2.00

Be Healthy! By Mavis Jukes and Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D. - SC
--It’s a Girl Thing: Food, Fitness, and Feeling Great
A guide for adolescent girls on how to stay healthy and fit, with information on nutrition and exercise. (117 pages)
$3.75 (retail $12.95)

So You Want to Be An Inventor? By Judith St. George – HC with Dust Jacket
--$7.00 (retail $16.99)

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HISTORICAL FICTION & NON-FICTION
---Colonial, Lewis & Clark, Civil War, & World War II Era and MORE...

HC = Hardcover / SC = Soft Cover
Nf = Non-Fiction / F = Fiction

The following books are in *VG - LIKE NEW* condition unless otherwise noted - postage extra:

The Declaration of Independence and The Constitution of the United States – SC/Nf
(These are the actual texts)
$1.50

America the Beautiful – Special Commemorative Edition by Scholastic – SC/Nf
(Beautiful photography of the US with accompanying text of the song “America the Beautiful”)
$2.00

Chicken Soup for the Soul of America – Stories to Heal the Heart of Our Nation – HC/Nf
$4.00

First Kids by Gibbs Davis (Step into Reading/Level 4) – SC/Nf
(The children of US Presidents)
$2.00

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*BOOKS ARE IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER*

Egyptian Tomb – Hidden World – A First Discovery Book – HC/Nf
$3.75
(Retail $12.95)

Secrets of the Mummies – Uncovering the bodies of ancient Egyptians by Shelley Tnanka – SC/Nf
$3.25

Protector of the Small – First Test by Tamora Pierce – SC/F
---Set in Tortall during the reign of King Jonathan III and Queen Thayet, it chronicles the coming of age of a heroine who is far more than she seems.
$3.00

Joan of Arc by Diane Stanley – SC/Nf
$2.25

THE ROYAL DIARIES – HC/F
“Nzingha – Warrior Queen of Matamba” – Angola, Africa, 1595
$4.25

The History of Shipwrecks – SC/Nf
--A look at many of the world’s shipwrecks, from the mighty Spanish galleons and their hoards of treasure to modern-day disaster and why they occur.
$2.75

A Dear America Book - MY AMERICA – HC/F
"Our Strange New Land" - Elizabeth's Diary
Jamestown, Virginia, 1609
$3.75

Who Was Thomas Jefferson? By Dennis Brindell Fradin – SC/Nf
$3.00

The Revolutionary John Adams by Cheryl Harness – HC with Dust Jacket/Nf
$9.50
(Retail $17.95 + tax)

In Their Own Words – PAUL REVERE – by George Sullivan – SC/Nf
$2.50

In Their Own Words – BENJAMIN FRANKLIN – by Peter and Connie Roop – SC/Nf
$2.50

THE ROYAL DIARIES – HC/F
Marie Antoinette, Princess of Versailles
Austria-France, 1769
$4.25

Ben Franklin and Magic Squares by Frank Murphy – SC (for young readers)
$1.50

If You Lived at the Time of the American Revolution by Day Moore – SC/Nf
$3.00

Nathan Hale, Patriot Spy by Shannon Zemlicka – SC/Nf (for young readers)
$1.75

Paul Revere’s Ride by Shana Corey (Step into Reading – Level 3) – SC/Nf
$1.75

Meet Felicity, 1774, An American Girl – Book 1 – SC/F
$2.00

Valley of the Shadow by Stephanie Grace Whitson – SC/F
---Gen, daughter of a Dakota warrior and French aristocrat who lives at Renville mission where she learns about God. When the Minnesota Sioux Uprising destroys the world she has known and threatens the people she loves most, Gen begins to question everything she has been taught about God. Valley of the Shadow, the first book in the Dakota Moon Series, is a story of one woman’s walk “through the valley of the shadow of death.”
$3.75

Adaline Falling Star by Mary Pope Osborne – SC/F
$2.00

Lewis and Clark – A Prairie Dog for the President by Shirley Raye Redmond – SC/Nf
$2.25

Lewis and Clark and Me, A Dog’s Tale by Laurie Myers – SC/
$4.50

A Dear America Book - MY NAME IS AMERICA – HC/F
"The Journal of Augustus Pelletier"
The Lewis & Clark Expedition, 1804
$3.75

Louis Braille – The Boy Who Invented Books for the Blind by Margaret Davidson – SC/Nf
$2.50

Meet Josefina, 1824, An American Girl – Book 1 – SC/F
$2.00

Addy Learns a Lesson, 1864, An American Girl – Book 2 – SC/F
$2.00

Little House in the Big Woods by Laur Ingalls Wilder – SC
$2.50

True North, a novel by Kathryn Lasky – SC/F
$2.50

Dear Dr. Bell…Your Friend, Helen Keller by Judith St. George – SC/Nf
$2.50

The World At Her Fingertips – The Story of Helen Keller by Joan Dash –SC/Nf
$3.00

Stealing Freedom by Elisa Carbone – Based on A True Story (Underground Railroad) – SC/Nf
$2.50

Get on Board – The Story of the Underground Railroad by Jim Haskins – SC/Nf
$2.75

Escape – A Story of the Underground Railroad by Sharon Shavers Gayle –SC/Nf
$1.50

Freedom River by Doreen Rappaport – HC with Dust Jacket/Nf
---The true story of John Parker, an African-American businessman who bought his own freedom and helped others to gain theirs via the Underground Railroad
$6.50 (Retail $14.99 + tax)

Almost to Freedom by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson – SC/F
$2.00

The War Within – A Novel of the Civil War by Carol Matas - SC
$2.50

Abe Lincoln – Hello Reader/Level 4 – Grades 2 & 3 – SC/Nf
$2.25

Grace’s Letter to Lincoln by Peter and Connie Roop – SC/Nf
$1.50

A Nation Torn – A Young Reader’s History of the Civil War – SC/Nf
--The Story of How The Civil War Began by Delia Ray
$4.75

Behind the Blue and Gray – The Soldier’s Life in the Civil War by Delia Ray – SC/Nf
$4.75

Fly High! The Story of Bessie Coleman by Louise Borden – SC/Nf
$2.00

Nellie Bishop by Clara Gillow Clark – SC/F
---Set in the late 1800’s in a Pennsylvania canal town, captures the feeling of daily life and the limited choices for a young person—male or female—growing up there.
$3.00

Antarctica, Journey to the Pole by Peter Lerangis (A Novel) – SC
$2.25

Doll Hospital – Tatiana Comes to America – SC/F
---An Ellis Island Story - ~Collectible Paper Doll Inside~
$2.25

Meet Samantha, 1904, An American Girl – Book 1 – SC/F
$1.50 (VG cond.)

SOS Titanic by Eve Bunting – SC/F
$2.00

The Titanic Sinks! by Thomas Conklin (Stepping Stones Chapter Books) –SC/Nf
$2.00

Titanic – Magic Tree House Research Guide by Will Osborne with Mary Pope Osborne – SC/Nf
$2.50

Exploring the Titanic by Robert D. Ballard – SC/Nf
---How the greatest ship ever lost -- was found
(Cover has scratches and a few dents/ Text is in EXC. Cond.)
$2.50

On Board the Titanic: What It Was Like When the Great Liner Sank by Shelley Tanaka – SC/Nf
$4.00

Titanic – Ghosts of the Abyss by Mireille Majoor – SC/Nf – *Comes with 3-D Glasses*
$4.00
---Based on the 3-D film by Titanic Director James Cameron

Endurance, Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing – SC/Nf
$7.00
(Retail $14.95 + tax)

Ruthie’s Gift by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley – SC/F
---Set in Indiana, 1916, Ruth Hawk an eight-year-old girl struggles to be the young lady everyone expects her to be in a houseful of boys.
$2.25

My Brother Martin – A Sister Remembers by Christine King Farris – SC/Nf
---Growing up with the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
$2.25

DEAR AMERICA – HC/F
"Christmas After All" - The Great Depression Diary of Minnie Swift
Indianapolis, 1932
$4.00

Meet Kit, 1934, An American Girl – Book 1 – SC/F
$2.00

DEAR AMERICA – HC/F
"One Eye Laughing, The Other Weeping" - The Diary of Julie Weiss
Vienna, Austria to New York, 1938
$4.00

"Witnesses to War" - Eight True Life Stories of Nazi Persecution – SC/Nf
$2.00

Daniel's Story (published in conjunction with United States Holocaust Memorial Museum) – SC/F
$2.00

"Parallel Journeys" by Eleanor Ayer – SC/Nf
$2.00

"No Pretty Picture" - A Child of War by Anita Lobel – SC/Nf
$2.00

Anne Frank's "Tales From the Secret Annex" - SC/Nf
$2.00

"The Man from the Other Side" by Uri Orlev
---Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto – SC/F
$2.00

"I Am An American" - A True Story of Japanese Internment by Jerry Stanley – SC/Nf
$2.50

"Greater Than Angels" by Carol Matas – SC/F
Jews deported from Germany into France at a refugee camp. The story centers around Ann Hirsh, her family and friends.
$2.00

DEAR AMERICA – HC/F
"My Secret War" - The World War II Diary of Madeline Beck
Long Island, New York, 1941
$4.00

Meet Molly, 1944, An American Girl – Book 1 – SC/F
$1.50 (VG cond.)

Meet Molly, 1944, An American Girl – Book 1 – HC/F
(inscription on inside cover)
$3.00

Lily’s Crossing by Patricia Reilly Giff (Yearling/Newberry) World War II story – SC/F
$2.25

A Dear America Book - MY NAME IS AMERICA – HC/F
"The Journal of Biddy Owens" - The Negro Leagues
Birmingham, Alabama, 1948
$4.00

We’ll Never Forget You, Roberto Clemente by Trudie Engel – SC/Nf
$2.25

Within Reach – My Everest Story by Mark Pfetzer & Jack Galvin – SC/Nf
---One young man’s unforgettable journey
$1.75

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E-Mail: Bargainblessings26@yahoo.com

PAYMENTS ACCEPTED: Money Orders and Checks
--POSTAL MONEY ORDERS - Items mailed within 2 days of receipt.
--NON Postal Money Orders & Checks: Items held 10 *business* days
(Mon-Fri) for funds to clear.

INSURANCE: Buyer's option and responsibility.

POSTAGE: Charged at Media Mail rate unless you specify you want
something else.

***CONFIRM your commitment to purchase item(s) within 24 hours by e-
mailing your COMPLETE name and address; otherwise next person in line
given opportunity to purchase item(s).***
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