National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Dinosaurs

Author: Catherine D. Hughes
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426311598
Release Date: 2015-05-20
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The third title in National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series, this book is for kids 4- to 8-years-old who LOVE dinos! The prehistoric world comes alive with dinosaurs small, big, giant, and gigantic, with stunning illustrations by Franco Tempesta—who illustrated National Geographic Kids The Ultimate Dinopedia. Bursting with fun facts and age appropriate information, each spread features a different dinosaur, along with simple text in big type that is perfect for little kids. Young dino fans will love the interactivity included in every chapter, and parents will appreciate tips to help carry readers’ experience beyond the page.

Little Kids First Big Book of Dinosaurs

Author: Catherine D. Hughes
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426308468
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This book provides pictures and brief facts about a variety of different kinds of dinosaurs.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Animals

Author: Catherine D. Hughes
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426309007
Release Date: 2016-10-19
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Animals is an adorable animal reference sure to be welcomed by parents and librarians alike. Filled with fluffy and scaly creatures big and small, this appealing book introduces the youngest explorers to the world of wildlife, using a child-friendly format inspired by the blockbuster National Geographic Little Kids magazine. This exciting new reference for the very young mirrors the magazine’s square shape, readable fonts, and fun content, to keep little ones thrilled with every colorful page. Little Kids First Big Book of Animals devotes four pages each to 32 high-interest creatures, including dolphins, tigers, butterflies, frogs, penguins, wolves, and pandas. More than 150 of National Geographic’s most charming animal photos illustrate the profiles, which feature just the kind of facts that little kids want to know—the creature’s size, diet, home, and more. Child-friendly text explains how animal parents take care of their young, how baby animals change as they grow, and how they learn to hunt and eat. The brief text, large type, and appealing profiles are perfect for young readers to enjoy on their own, or for parents and other caregivers to read aloud. These animal tales will quickly become favorites at storytime, bedtime, and any other time.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Bugs

Author: Catherine D. Hughes
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426325731
Release Date: 2016-07-27
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The experts at National Geographic present a delightful reference that introduces young children to bugs of all kinds: big and small, jumping and crawling, colorful and creepy. This charming book explores backyard favorites, such as ladybugs and lightning bugs, and introduces kids to more exotic species that inhabit rain forests and deserts around the world. Colorful photos are paired with profiles of each insect, along with facts about the creatures' sizes, diets, homes, and more. This book will quickly become a favorite at storytime, bedtime, and any other time! From the Hardcover edition.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Birds

Author: Catherine D. Hughes
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426326158
Release Date: 2016-07-12
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This adorable reference introduces young readers to birds of all kinds: big and small, flyers and swimmers, colorful and plain. They’ll find backyard favorites, such as robins and cardinals and be introduced to more unique species that inhabit rain forests and deserts around the world. Bird behaviors kids can relate to, including singing, dancing, building, swimming, and diving, reveal fascinating insights into the avian world. More than 100 colorful photos are paired with profiles of each bird, along with facts about the creatures' sizes, diets, homes, and more. This charming book will quickly become a favorite at storytime, bedtime, and any other time. From the Hardcover edition.

Ich habe einen Namen

Author: Lawrence Hill
Publisher: Dumont Buchverlag
ISBN: 9783832186555
Release Date: 2012-08-17
Genre: Fiction

Westafrika, Mitte des 18. Jahrhunderts. Die kleine Aminata lebt mit ihren Eltern in einer friedlichen Dorfgemeinschaft. Doch der Sklavenhandel blüht, auf den Plantagen der neuen Kolonien braucht man Arbeitskräfte, und die britischen Machthaber sind skrupellos. Als Aminata elf Jahre alt ist, wird ihr Dorf überfallen und sie gefangengenommen. Auf einem Frachter bringt man sie mit vielen anderen Sklaven nach Amerika, wo sie an einen Großgrundbesitzer verkauft wird. Während der Wirren des Unabhängigkeitskriegs gelingt Aminata die Flucht. Sie folgt ihrem Herzen zurück nach Afrika und von dort nach London, um für die Befreiung der Schwarzen zu kämpfen. Ihre Geschichte ist das eindrückliche Porträt einer unglaublich starken Frau, die es geschafft hat, schwierigste Bedingungen zu überleben und dabei anderen zu helfen. Es ist eine Geschichte, die man nicht wieder vergisst, voller Hoffnung und Zuversicht.

Little Kids First Big Book of Pets

Author: Catherine Hughes
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426334702
Release Date: 2019-07-09
Genre: Pets

Playful puppies! Cuddly kittens! Beautiful birds! In the next book in the hit Little Kids First Big Book series, readers learn all about pets with fur, feathers, fins, scales, and shells--and how to find and care for the perfect pet for their family. From cats to dogs to guinea pigs to birds to fish to snakes and more, this adorable reference book introduces kids to a wide variety of family-friendly pets. Readers learn which kinds of animals make good pets and which ones are better off staying in the wild, along with how each type of pet eats, sleeps, and plays. Packed with more than 200 colorful photos, the book also provides information on animal breeds, characteristics, and behavior and includes tips for training pets. Filled with fun facts and designed for interactive learning, this book will quickly become a favorite at storytime, bedtime, and any time.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Weather

Author: Karen de Seve
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426327216
Release Date: 2017-03-14
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

How does a rainbow form? What causes it to snow? What makes the wind blow? This adorable reference book introduces young children to every aspect of weather and answers the questions curious kids want to know! Always an important topic for young kids, they'll learn how all the various types of weather systems work, from droughts and deserts to snowflakes and blizzards. Stories are accompanied by 100 colorful photos that capture the awe and wonder of our natural world. This charming book is sure to capture kids' imaginations and become a favorite at storytime, bedtime, and anytime. From the Hardcover edition.

Die 4 Stunden Woche

Author: Timothy Ferriss
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 9783843704458
Release Date: 2012-12-21
Genre: Business & Economics

Warum arbeiten wir uns eigentlich zu Tode? Haben wir nichts Besseres zu tun? Und ob! - sagt Timothy Ferriss. Der junge Unternehmer war lange Workaholic mit 80-Stunden-Woche. Doch dann erfand er MBA- Management by Absence- und ist seitdem freier, reicher, glücklicher. Mit viel Humor, provokanten Denkanstößen und erprobten Tipps erklärt Ferriss, wie sich die 4-Stunden-Woche bei vollem Lohnausgleich verwirklichen lässt. Der Wegweiser für eine Flucht aus dem Hamsterrad und ein Manifest für eine neue Gewichtung zwischen Leben und Arbeiten.

1 roter Punkt

Author: David A. Carter
Publisher: Bastei Lübbe (Boje)
ISBN: 341482082X
Release Date: 2007-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Ein Kunstwerk aus Papier Ausgezeichnet mit der Hans-Christian-Andersen-Medaille 2005 für das beste künstlerische Bliderbuch Raffinierte Papieringenieurs-Kunst Ideales Geschenk Dieses Buch enthält 10 Pop-up-Kunstwerke. Man klappt eine Seite auf, und es entfaltet sich eine raffinierte Papierkonstruktion ═ filigran, verblüffend, in elementaren Farben und Formen. In jedem Gebilde steckt │1 roter Punkt╦. Man folgt den Zahlen von 1 bis 10 und freut sich an der Vielfalt der überraschenden Gestaltungsideen. Neugierige und Tüftler jeglichen Alters werden immer wieder Vergnügen daran finden, den roten Punkt inmitten von Flipflop-Flappen, wabernden Wellenwobblern und raspelnden Rädern zu entdecken.

Little Kids First Big Book of Science First Big Book

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9781426333200
Release Date: 2019-04-04
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This lively introduction to the fascinating world of science explores the different kinds of science, what scientists do, and the amazing things that scientists study: animals and plants; oceans and space; earthquakes and volcanoes; sound and light; inventions and more!