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Rush Hour
By (author): Erin Silver
ISBN: 9781459827752
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $19.95
This nonfiction book for middle-grade readers looks at the evolution of traffic, how it's affecting the environment and practical things young people can do to help. Illustrated with photographs.
Why Humans Work
By (author): Monique Polak   Illustrated by: Suharu Ogawa
ISBN: 9781459827950
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Think series for middle-grade readers, with photographs and illustrations throughout. This book explores why we work and why people around the world end up in the jobs, careers and professions they do.
Better Connected
By (author)s: Tanya Lloyd Kyi, Julia Kyi   Illustrated by: Vivian Rosas
ISBN: 9781459828575
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
This illustrated nonfiction book for middle-grade readers is an inspiring look at the positive and creative ways girls are using social media.
Fashion Forward
By (author): Raina Delisle
ISBN: 9781459825802
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 56
Price: $19.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle-grade readers, this book explores the social and environmental issues in the fashion industry and how kids can make it more sustainable.
Salmon
By (author): Rowena Rae
ISBN: 9781459826533
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
Part of the Orca Wild series, this nonfiction book for middle-grade readers explores the iconic life cycle of salmon, their contributions to the ecosystem and their struggle for survival. Illustrated with photos throughout.
Fresh Air, Clean Water
By (author): Megan Clendenan   Illustrated by: Julie McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781459826793
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
This illustrated nonfiction book for middle-grade readers explores our right to a healthy environment and introduces the stories of people fighting for change.
Where Do Babies Come From?
By (author): Dr. Jillian Roberts   Illustrated by: Cindy Revell
ISBN: 9781459831865
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $14.95
A nonfiction picture book that introduces very young children to the basics of reproduction in a way that is gentle, age-appropriate and accessible.
What Happens When a Loved One Dies?
By (author): Dr. Jillian Roberts   Illustrated by: Cindy Revell
ISBN: 9781459831858
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $14.95
A nonfiction picture book that introduces very young children to the concept of death in a way that is gentle, age-appropriate and comforting.
Urgent Message from a Hot Planet
By (author): Ann Eriksson   Illustrated by: Belle Wuthrich
ISBN: 9781459826328
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 216
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for teens outlines the science behind global heating and its root causes, provides ways to take action and honors the efforts of the millions of people from around the world working tirelessly to help the planet.
Shelter
By (author): Lois Peterson   Illustrated by: Taryn Gee
ISBN: 9781459825536
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $24.95
Part of the Orca Think series for middle-grade readers, this book answers the questions young people have about homelessness and its causes, effects, possible solutions and what we can all do help.
What Animals Want
By (author): Jacqueline Pearce   Illustrated by: Julie McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781459825659
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Think series, this book gives young readers the tools to think about the physical, social and emotional needs of pets, farm animals and wild animals using the Five Freedoms.
Conservation Canines
By (author): Isabelle Groc   Foreword by: Anjelica Huston
ISBN: 9781459821606
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for middle readers examines the lives of dogs who work with humans to find new ways to solve environmental problems. Included are stories and examples of dogs working in the field to conserve wildlife.
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