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Kids in Galapagos

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Essential Reading Package-EXGPS137

Item EXGPS137. Buy these 6 items as a set for $111 including shipping, 15% off the retail price. With free shipping on anything else you order.  Buy Package

Island, A Story of the Galapagos

GPS111
Jason Chin
Henry Holt and Company
2012
36
1596437162
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
In vivid color paintings, Chin traces the evolution of the Galapagos Islands from their first fiery eruption from the sea. An engaging picture book for young readers.
$17.99

Galapagos Wildlife

GPS51
Pocket Naturalist
Waterford Press
2014
158355081X
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A fold-up, laminated card featuring color drawings and short descriptions of commonly encountered birds, mammals and reptiles of the Galapagos.
$7.95

Boobies, Iguanas and Other Critters

GPS16
Linda Litteral
American Kestrel
1994
71
1883966019
HARD COVER
Natural History
1/24/2013
0
0
1
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This beautifully illustrated book provides an overview of the Galapagos for ages 10 to 14. Clear, detailed and accurate, it explains the volcanic formation of the islands, ecology, wildlife and scientific research.
$27.25

Eyewitness Volcano & Earthquake

GEN467
Susanna Van Rose
DK Publishing
2014
72
1465426221
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This entry in the series includes spectacular photographs of erupting volcanoes along with an introduction to plate tectonics.
$19.99

Galapagos Bedtime Stories

GPS76
Paula Tagle Saad
Aa Balkema
2003
89
9978435085
HARD COVER
Literature
0
0
1
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
These delightful children's stories, organized by island, were inspired by Saad's many trips as an expedition leader. Each illustrated tale revolves around an animal or incident in the islands, including a newly hatched Waved Albatross, a sea lion pup and a nesting Flightless Cormorant.
$28.00

Inside the Beagle with Charles Darwin

NAT114
Fiona MacDonald
Enchanted Lion Books
2005
48
1592700411
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
MacDonald gives detailed accounts of daily life aboard the Beagle, animals and places encountered, as well as excellent illustrations and a balanced discussion of Darwin's ground-breaking scientific theories. Ages 8 and up.
$19.95

The Tree of Life: Charles Darwin

GBR388
Peter Sis
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
2016
44
1250073480
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Sis illuminates Darwin's grand life: his travels, ideas and impact, using watercolor and pen-and-ink illustrations. The richly embellished pages feature a gorgeous gatefold spread as well as diary pages, maps and charts.
$8.99

Who Was Charles Darwin?

NAT304
Nancy Harrison (Illustrator), Deborah Hopkinson
Penguin Putnam
2005
112
0448437643
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An illustrated chapter book biography of Charles Darwin, the British naturalist who developed the theory of evolution based on his trips to the Galapagos.
$5.99

The True Adventures of Charley Darwin

GBR818
Carolyn Meyer
Houghton Mifflin Company
2011
336
0547415648
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
Meyer turns the facts of Darwin's early life in Shrewsbury and his transformation aboard the Beagle into a novel for young adults.
$9.99

Galapagos George

GPS62
Jean Craighead George, Wendell Minor
HarperCollins
2014
40
0060287934
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A skillful children’s story (ages 4-8) which teaches the concept of evolution by natural selection. It follows a lineage of turtles in the Galapagos, culminating with the death of the last, known as Lonesome George
$15.99

The Voyage of the Beetle, A Journey Around the World With Charles Darwin

GPS83
Anne H. Weaver
University of New Mexico Press
2007
80
082634304X
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Narrated by a bright and witty beetle named Rosie, this illustrated tale introduces Darwin and his ideas to readers of all ages. With beautiful color illustrations, maps and diagrams.
$19.95

What Mr Darwin Saw

NAT292
Mick Manning
Frances Lincoln
2014
48
1847801072
PAPER
Science
3/18/2015
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A fascinating and colorful introduction to the journey of HMS Beagle for kids, showing Darwin’s life on the ship and his observations and discoveries in South America. The book concludes with a simplified explanation of the theory of evolution.
$9.95

Galapagos Birds Life

GPS122
Celter Visual Arts Inc.
Celso Montalvo
2011
9942018441
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Spot, identify and appreciate the avian life of the Galapagos with this laminated, submersible accordion-style fold-out guide. Vivid images of a wide variety of birds are paired with English and Spanish names, approximate size and a handy check box to keep track of your findings.
$11.99

Galapagos Marine Life

GPS123
Celter Visual Arts Inc.
Celso Montalvo
2011
9942010653
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Spot, identify and appreciate the marine life of the Galapagos with this laminated, submersible accordion-style fold-out guide. Vivid images of a wide variety of fish are paired with English and Spanish names, approximate size and a handy check box to keep track of your findings.
$11.99

Galapagos Wildlife

GPS121
Celter Visual Arts Inc.
Celso Montalvo
2011
9942039023
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Spot, identify and appreciate the wildlife of the Galapagos with this laminated, submersible accordion-style fold-out guide. Vivid images of birds, fishes, invertebrates, reptiles and mammals are paired with English and Spanish names, approximate size and a handy check box to keep track of your findings.
$14.99

For Kids

Charles Darwin's Around-the-World Adventure

GPS126
Jennifer Thermes
Harry N. Abrams
2016
48
1419721208
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
With insets, fun facts, maps and energetic storytelling, this colorful book introduces Charles Darwin and his world-famous journey. Written for kids ages 5 to 7.
$18.95