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Growing Up Elizabeth May
By (author): Sylvia Olsen   With: Cate May Burton
ISBN: 9781459823723
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 136
Price: $18.99
This nonfiction biography introduces middle-grade readers to Elizabeth May. The story of her lifelong environmental and political activism will inspire the next generation.
Beavers
By (author): Frances Backhouse
ISBN: 9781459824713
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $18.99
Part of the Orca Wild series, this nonfiction book for middle-grade readers explores the important role beavers play as a keystone species. They were nearly driven to extinction for their furs, but today beavers are valued for their role as habitat creators and water stewards.
The Disability Experience
By (author): Hannalora Leavitt   Illustrated by: Belle Wuthrich
ISBN: 9781459819290
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 192
Price: $18.99
This nonfiction book for teens provides a history of disability, describes types of disabilities and examines the challenges faced by people living with disabilities.
The Disability Experience
By (author): Hannalora Leavitt   Illustrated by: Belle Wuthrich
ISBN: 9781459819306
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 192
Price: $18.99
This nonfiction book for teens provides a history of disability, describes types of disabilities and examines the challenges faced by people living with disabilities.
How to Become an Accidental Activist
By (author)s: Elizabeth MacLeod, Frieda Wishinsky   Illustrated by: Jenn Playford
ISBN: 9781459826137
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $18.99
This nonfiction book for middle-grade readers is full of stories about inspiring activists who have accidentally changed the world. The activists profiled are a variety of ages and come from around the world.
Finding Home
By (author): Jen Sookfong Lee   Illustrated by: Drew Shannon
ISBN: 9781459819016
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $18.99
A look at how human migration has changed the world. Part of the nonfiction Orca Think series for middle-grade readers, with photographs and illustrations throughout.
Design Like Nature
ISBN: 9781459824669
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $14.99
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle readers, in this book young readers discover innovations and inventions inspired by nature.
Nature Out of Balance
By (author): Merrie-Ellen Wilcox
ISBN: 9781459823976
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $14.99
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle readers and illustrated with color photographs. Find out about the global problem of invasive species, the good and the bad, and what you can do to support the ecosystems around you.
Nature Out of Balance Digital Class Set + License
By (author): Merrie-Ellen Wilcox
ISBN: 9781459832374
Pages: 0
Price: $74.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle readers and illustrated with color photographs. Find out about the global problem of invasive species, the good and the bad, and what you can do to support the ecosystems around you.
Return from Extinction
By (author): Linda L. Richards
ISBN: 9781459821385
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $18.99
This nonfiction book for middle readers tells the story of the northern elephant seal, from being hunted to near extinction less than 100 years ago to their thriving population of more than 250,000 today. Illustrated with photos from the author.
If a Tree Falls
By (author): Nikki Tate
ISBN: 9781459823570
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $14.99
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle readers and illustrated with color photographs. Find out how global deforestation affects the planet and what you can do to keep forests healthy for future generations.
Meg and Greg: Frank and the Skunk
By (author)s: Elspeth Rae, Rowena Rae   Illustrated by: Elisa Gutierrez
ISBN: 9781459824959
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 160
Price: $11.99
This partially illustrated workbook, meant to be read by an advanced reader with a beginner reader or struggling reader, combines stories and exercises that focus on phonics.
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