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Chinese New Year
By (author): Jen Sookfong Lee
ISBN: 9781459811287
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 88
Price: $18.99
Part of the nonfiction Orca Origins series, Chinese New Year is illustrated with color photographs throughout. Readers will learn how a simple gathering of family and friends grew into a weeklong, worldwide festival.
Choosing to Live, Choosing to Die
By (author): Nikki Tate   Illustrated by: Belle Wuthrich
ISBN: 9781459818910
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 276
Price: $18.99
This nonfiction book for teens examines the complex issue of medical assistance in dying from multiple perspectives. Illustrated with photographs.
Christmas
ISBN: 9781459813571
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 80
Price: $18.99
Part of the nonfiction Orca Origins series for middle readers. Illustrated with archival and color photographs, the book looks at the history and practice of Christmas celebrations around the globe.
City Critters
By (author): Nicholas Read
ISBN: 9781459803237
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $14.99
An entertaining and informative look at the many wild animals that share the North American urban environment.
Deep Roots
By (author): Nikki Tate
ISBN: 9781459805842
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $14.99
In this work of nonfiction, the role of trees in maintaining a vibrant ecosystem, as well as providing food, fuel and shelter, is depicted through photographs, personal stories and facts.
Dive In!
By (author): Ann Eriksson
ISBN: 9781459815889
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $14.99
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle readers, with color photographs throughout. Find out why the ocean matters, why it is an amazing place and what you can do to keep it that way.
Diwali
By (author): Rina Singh
ISBN: 9781459810099
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 64
Price: $18.99
Enlivened by personal stories, Diwali illuminates and celebrates how Hindu, Sikh and Jain traditions are kept alive in the modern world in this work of nonfiction for middle readers.
Down To Earth
By (author): Nikki Tate
ISBN: 9781459804258
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $14.99
Kids ask hard questions about social and environmental issues in their communities and around the world. The Orca Footprints series answers those questions with well-researched, straightforward information and powerful images. With topics such as sustainable energy, fair trade and community building, these books will inspire kids to take action.
Every Last Drop
By (author): Michelle Mulder
ISBN: 9781459807129
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $14.99
This illustrated book of nonfiction for middle-grades explores one of our most precious resources: water.
Fault Lines
By (author): Johanna Wagstaffe
ISBN: 9781459812451
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $18.99
This fully illustrated, nonfiction book for middle readers focuses on earthquakes, how they happen and what you need to know.
Going Wild
By (author): Michelle Mulder
ISBN: 9781459812895
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $14.99
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle readers, illustrated with many color photographs. Readers will find out what urban rewilding is and how it can make our lives (and our planet) safer and healthier.
Gone is Gone
By (author): Isabelle Groc   Foreword by: Jane Goodall
ISBN: 9781459816879
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $18.99
This nonfiction book for middle readers looks at why and what species have become endangered, how scientists are learning about endangered wildlife, what people are doing to conserve species and what young people can do to help. Illustrated with unique photos by the photo-journalist author.
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