December 28, 2011
Paper Crafts for Christmas contains instructions for making eight different paper crafts, including snowflakes. If making snowflakes doesn't appeal to you, you can also make a wreath, a Christmas tree, a pop-up chimney card, an ornament, and more!
Randel McGee wrote and created all of the crafts.
December 27, 2011
|Library ISBN: 978-0-7660-3831-8|
Paperback ISBN: 978-159845-299-0
Read About Drew Brees, Enslow Publishers's new biography of the NFL star, offers young readers a timely, uplifting look at his inspiring life and career. Author David J. Torsiello's engaging work delivers the basics about the Texas-born, Purdue University-educated Brees. Enslow also offers a teacher's guide for this 24-page title, including useful activities and a brief assessment tool. The book is included among the six titles in Enslow's Guided Reading "I" series "I Like Sports Stars."
Read About Drew Brees is available in paperback from Enslow Publishers for $6.95. A library-bound version is also available to schools and libraries for $15.95 (a 25% discount from Enslow's list price for its library-bound titles).
December 26, 2011
December 23, 2011
December 22, 2011
Enslow's new Spring 2012 series "True Tales of the Wild West" tells the true stories of the fearless, indomitable, and sometimes crazy Americans that created and lived in the Wild West. Fearless Scouts, pictured here, tells the history of the scouts that blazed the trails connecting the East to the West. The other books in the series cover the equally exciting histories of American Cowboys, Daring Pony Express Riders, Pioneering Women, Quick-Draw Gunfighters, and Rugged Gold Miners. Written by esteemed author Jeff Savage, "True Tales of the Wild West" delivers one of America's most exciting chapters of history in a format with middle school and reluctant readers in mind. Every book in the series is filled with illustrations, maps, and informative side-bars.
Series: True Tales of the Wild West
Author: Jeff Savage
Author: Jeff Savage
Age Level: 10-14
Grade Level: 5-9
Available in Library Edition and Paperback
Available in Library Edition and Paperback
December 20, 2011
|Read About Carmelo Anthony|
The two books are part of Enslow's six-book "I Like Sports Stars!" series. Each title is available in paperback via Enslow Classroom for $6.95. Library-bound editions are available for $15.95; the price represents a 25% school/library discount from Enslow's list price.
December 19, 2011
Enslow's Paper Crafts for Mardi Gras, written by Randel McGee, contains eight paper craft projects readers can make to symbolize the holiday. Making masks, necklaces, a rhythm maker, a cap, a crown, or a card is fun and easy to do with the simple instructions included with each craft. A list of needed items is also included.
December 16, 2011
|ISBN: 978-0-7660-3648-2 |
School/Library Price: $23.95
|ISBN: 978-0-7660-3199-9 |
School/Library Price $17.95
December 15, 2011
|Why Is It Winter|
Library Bound ISBN: 978-0-7660-3988-9
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-59845-391-1
Why Is It Winter? explains when winter begins, creating a fun science learning experience for new readers. The book describes winter activities for people as well as what animals do during this season. It even features a fun experiment relating to winter. The library bound edition sells for $21.26 and the paperback edition sells for $6.95. This title is a wonderful way to have elementary-aged children learn the science behind this upcoming season!
December 12, 2011
Gretchen from Washington Middle School in Montana is the winner from last month's raffle. She will be ordering $100 in free books!
The series is called Discover Cats with The Cat Fanciers' Association.
December 09, 2011
|ISBN: 978-0-7660-2776-3 |
Library Price: $23.95
Over the past few centuries, Christmas has evolved into one of the most popular and well-known holidays. But few people are familiar with its past. Long before Christmas focused on Santa Claus, the giving and receiving of gifts, and even the celebration of Jesus’ birth, it was a pagan holiday that observed the changing of the seasons. Learn how Christmas was born and how it grew into the holiday we know today.
December 08, 2011
|ISBN #: 978-0-7660-3103-6 |
Library Bound: $22.60
Enslow's elementary title, Christmas-Count and Celebrate! is a momentous way to count your way into the Christmas spirit! Children grades one through three can count from one to ten as they learn about the different aspects of this extraordinary season. This title also features words to know as it tells the story of Christmas. Part of the Holidays-Count and Celebrate series, this Christmas title is sure to help elementary aged children learn as they celebrate this wonderful time of year!
For our Christmas book giveaway, which ends today, go to one of our e-catalogs and pick out Christmas titles that you would like for free. Like us on Facebook, and write on our Facebook wall, letting us know which title you would like to receive. We will choose one reader by the end of the week. The winner will be announced on Facebook on Monday!
December 06, 2011
Enslow's excellent Paper Crafts for Christmas provides the activities and step-by-step instructions needed for successful holiday activities. Author and storyteller Randel McGee's book is written in simple language, with photos illustrating each step in the preparation and execution of each craft. The book contains patterns and projects appropriate for the holiday. McGee's 48-page work also contains a short introduction to the holiday, so that young readers better understand the craft activities' connection to this special time of year.
McGee's book is part of Enslow's twelve-title "Paper Craft Fun for Holidays" series. Each title is available in library-bound editions for $17.95 (price represents a 25% institutional discount for schools and libraries).
For our Christmas book giveaway, which only runs through Thursday, go to one of our e-catalogs and find one of our Christmas titles that you would like for free. Like us on Facebook, and write on our Facebook wall, letting us know which title you would like to receive. We will choose one reader by the end of the week. That winner will be announced on Facebook on Monday!
December 01, 2011
Library Bound: $31.93
Enslow’s Fighting the AIDS and HIV Epidemic: A Global Battle, is a relevant title to mark this important day that is acknowledged around the world. Author, Maurene Hinds, discusses how the disease first appeared, treatment options, the future progression of the illness, and its global impact. This socially pertinent selection, part of the Issues in Focus Today series, is an appropriate choice for grades six and up to learn more about this disease that has infected tens of millions of people worldwide.