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Guest essay: Science: A special way of knowing

ScienceThrillers.com welcomes teacher and writer A.G. Moore, a principal of Rhythm Prism Publishing (“Unique Books for Hungry Minds”). Moore shares an essay on the origins of scientific thought. Please check out her nonfiction books for ages 8-13 (below) and enter to … Continue reading

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Book giveaway: KlevaKids preschool science picture books

This giveaway’s a little different. Normally I raffle thrillers, but the creators of KlevaKids science picture books for toddlers made it possible for me to give away a complete set of their rhyming, educational titles. KlevaKids “presents entertaining introductions to … Continue reading

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Science poetry books for kids

These books were suggested by AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) “to help celebrate National Poetry Month.” Visit their website for details on why they chose these books “that use poetry to engage kids with science and nature.” <A HREF=”http://ws.amazon.com/widgets/q?rt=tf_cw&ServiceVersion=20070822&MarketPlace=US&ID=V20070822%2FUS%2Fthrille-20%2F8010%2Fcf170438-cd17-471b-ab53-fa990c566945&Operation=NoScript”>Amazon.com … Continue reading

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AAAS 2012 Best Science Books for kids Awards

Announced earlier this month, the American Association for the Advancement of Science has chosen books & films that encourae an understanding and appreciation of science. If you have access to Science magazine, you can read the whole list here. If … Continue reading

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Microbiology books for kids + a bacterial “fantasy”

Want to introduce kids to microbiology? Here are some good books to do just that. The Invisible ABCs: Exploring the world of microbes by Rodney P. Anderson (American Society for Microbiology Press, 2006) is a visual treat that introduces a … Continue reading

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Science book for kids: Case Closed? by Susan Hughes

I heard about this book when the National Science Teachers Association published their annual list of recommended titles.  I bought a copy and RECOMMEND this book for 9-14 year olds. Case Closed? by Susan Hughes (illustrated by Michael Wandelmaier) is … Continue reading

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