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October 27, 2011

Weird But True Space Facts

Library Bound ISBN: 978-0-7660-3863-9 ($21.26)
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-59845-371-3 ($6.95)
Did you know that a MILLION Earths could fit inside the Sun? Did you know that you couldn't stand on certain planets because they are made of gas? You can learn about these and other mystifying facts in Enslow’s Weird But True Space Facts.

This book is part of the brand new Weird But True Science  series that includes: Weird But True Animal Homes, Weird But True Food, Weird But True Human Body Facts, Weird But True Rocks, Weird But True Space Facts, and Weird But True Weather. All titles are authored by Carmen Bredeson, feature color photographs, and are available library bound and paperback. Check out these engaging elementary titles for grades K through 3!

June 22, 2009

Daring American Heroes of Flight Has Been Published

Author Jennifer Reed has written a collective biography of nine inspiring aviators. In choosing which heroes to include in her book, Ms. Reed introduce them as follows:

"All had a dream to fly and all were determined to reach that dream through
perseverance and hard work. At great risk--even at the cost of life--these brave
men and women made the desire to fly a reality for the world."
Covered in the book are: The Wright Brothers; Bessie Coleman; Charles Lindbergh; Amelia Earhart; Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.; Neil Armstrong; Eileen Collins; and Sally Ride.

This book is illustrated with full-color photographs, is 128 pages, ISBN 978-1-59845-081-1. Part of the Great Scientists and Famous Inventors series published by Enslow Publishers, Inc.