Ocean

Author: Dan Kainen
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 0761180516
Release Date: 2014-10-01
Genre: Nature

Offers informative essays and factual statistics on eight distinctive marine animals, each accompanied by video-like Photicular illustrations, as well as an introductory piece chronicling a journey on a submersible.

Safari

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Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9780761163800
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Nature

A photicular book uses special technology to provide video-like images of eight animals--including a cheetah, elephant, gazelle, and gorilla--as well as a journal of a safari trip, a history of safaris, and animal facts.

Polar

Author: Dan Kainen
Publisher:
ISBN: 0761185690
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Genre: Nature

Seeing is believing: Photicular technology is a phenomenon. Three years--two titles, Safari and Ocean--and 723,000 copies in print. Through its innovative lenticular process, sliding lenses, and four-color video imagery, readers discovered the magic of animals bounding and leaping, and then came face to face with creatures of the sea as they undulate and sway. Now Dan Kainen, the creator of the Photicular technology, takes us even farther into places unknown by exploring the ends of the earth, the Arctic and Antarctic. Polar captures a land of extremes--remote, mysterious, and sparsely populated by creatures found nowhere else. Penguins waddle in their irresistibly happy way. A walrus lumbers across the snowy landscape. There's a polar bear with her cubs; a beluga whale breaching; a team of sled dogs sprinting directly at the viewer. And the miracle of the northern lights, shimmering like a silk rainbow. Science writer Carol Kaufmann brings the reader along on a voyage to the icy North and South Poles and writes a lively and informative essay for each image, including the animal's size, range, habitat, and other vital statistics. Polar captures a hauntingly beautiful yet threatened world, caught forever in moments of living motion.

Jungle

Author: Dan Kainen
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 076118953X
Release Date: 2016-08-17
Genre: Nature

A new Photicular book (the series has more than 1.3 million copies in print) featuring the most colorful and exotic creatures of the rain forest, and a look into one of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet. Eight Photicular images really move!

97 Ways to Make a Cat Like You

Author: Carol Kaufmann
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9780761184164
Release Date: 2015-04-07
Genre: Pets

From the publisher of B. Kliban’s Cat, All I Need to Know I Learned from My Cat, and Bad Cat, comes a new book that answers the question all cat lovers ask: How do I make my cat like me? 97 Ways to Make a Cat Like You is the perfect interactive guide to these mysterious, fickle, seemingly aloof—yet really, just particular—pets. Paired with a full-color photograph of friendly, extroverted, happy cats (in case you’ve forgotten what a cat looks like when he “likes” you), the 97 inspired, occasionally silly but always behaviorally-based tips and tricks prove that when a cat is treated right, he or she will respond in kind. Within reason. There’s the “Eye on the Ball”—record a tennis match or a Ping-Pong game on TV to play back for your cat when he needs a bit of exercise. “Cat Burrito”—wrap your cat in a towel, burrito-style, which is particularly good for anxious pets or trips to the vet. The “Boing, Boing!”—wind pipe cleaners around a pencil in a spiral shape to create springs. Carefully slide off the pencil so the spirals go “boing” when pressed. The classic “Tickle, Tickle”—tickle Kitty under her chin and softly say “gitchy, gitchy, gitchy” in your highest-pitched voice. And for the cat owner willing to go the distance, the “There’s No Business Like Show Business”—practice your best Ethel Merman by belting out favorite show tunes for your cat. Kitty won’t care if you’re off-key and she’ll enjoy the stimulation.

The Wizard of Oz

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Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9780761163732
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Using the same Scanimation technology that made Gallop! and Swing! New York Times best-sellers, a new title brings to life memorable scenes from the classic motion picture starring Judy Garland. 300,000 first printing.

Star Wars

Author: Rufus Butler Seder
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 0761158464
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents eleven scenes and quotations from the six Star Wars motion pictures. Striped acetate overlays on board pages give illustrations the illusion of movement.

Waddle

Author: Rufus Butler Seder
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9780761151128
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Simple, rhyming text and animated illustrations demonstrate how penguins waddle, frogs hop, and other animals move about.

Swell

Author: Evan Slater
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781452116495
Release Date: 2012-04-27
Genre: Photography

Wave watchers around the world know that no two waves are the same. Yet each and every wave that rises, peaks, and crashes onto the beach is generated by a much larger force originating thousands of miles away. Surf journalist team Evan Slater and Peter Taras capture the essence of waves and the swells that produce them in this breathtaking collection of wave photography. Slater characterizes four distinct swells from different corners of the globe and traces their journeys throughout the year from storm to seashore. His reflective, informative essays amplify these powerful images of hundreds of waves frozen in time, beautiful, simple, universal, yet wholly unique—and the best thing to watch on the planet.

Planet Ocean

Author: Laurent Ballesta
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426201869
Release Date: 2007-01
Genre: Nature

Magnificent underwater photography and an engaging series of more that two dozen essays explore the extraordinary diversity and wonders of the planet's marine life in habitats ranging from tropical coral reefs to the polar seas, examining the various ocean environments, the plants and animals that live there, and the dangers that threaten Earth's marine life. 35,000 first printing.

Amazing Giant Sea Creatures

Author: DK Publishing
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 1465419012
Release Date: 2014-06-16
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides an introduction to the biggest creatures found in the ocean, including the lion's mane jellyfish, the great white shark, the sperm whale, and the giant squid.

Be Nice to Sharks

Author: Matthew Weiss
Publisher: Sterling Children's Books
ISBN: 1454917482
Release Date: 2016-06-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Meet 14 cool sharks (and one manta ray) and see why it's important to BE NICE TO SHARKS! Though they re often portrayed as vicious man-eaters, sharks actually kill fewer than 10 people per year. Yet those myths cause real harm: many species are being hunted to extinction, with as many as 100-200 million sharks being killed each year This humorous book humanizes the incredible shark through breathtaking, original, underwater photography along with incredible facts about these amazing creatures in the wild sending kids a crucial message about conservation in an irresistible format."

Magic Moving Images

Author: Colin Ord
Publisher: Tarquin
ISBN: 1899618740
Release Date: 2006-10
Genre: Art

Gaze in wonder as mysterious images transform into magical animations. Make the horses gallop, a flag wave, 3D objects turn, and see London landmarks come to life. Many other familiar objects spin, rotate and animate through the pages of this book. All th

Blue Hope

Author: Sylvia A. Earle
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426213953
Release Date: 2014-08-19
Genre: Nature

A lyrical tribute to the beauty and essential environmental roles of the ocean combines expert and celebrity insights with lavish photography of beaches, coral reefs and underwater life, in a collection of seven impassioned essays on the importance of ocean conservation.