Brand: Capstone Press Childrens Books
Simple text invites readers to spot the differences in animal-themed, machine-themed, and sports-themed picture puzzles.
Are you a flying ace? Do you need a group of gliders that will challenge all of your folding skills? If so, take command with Pape...r Airplanes, Captain Level 4. From the Fighter Jet to the Screech Owl, the models in this book will prove that you’ve earned your wings. read more
Follows the adventures of Max Axiom as he explains the science behind sound. Written in graphic-novel format.
You’re in the middle of the ocean. The blazing sun beats down on you mercilessly. There’s water everywhere―but you can’t drink it.... How will you stay alive until help reaches you? Will you: • Work to save yourself and others when your small airplane crashes at sea? • Battle a fierce storm as a passenger on a chartered sailboat in the Caribbean? • Try to survive alone on a small fishing boat stalled off the coast of Maine? read more
Are you a first-time flyer? Are you looking for simple paper airplane models to impress your friends? If so, enroll in Paper Airpl...anes, Flight School Level 1. From the Dynamic Dart to the Tailspin, the models in this book are easy to fold and a blast to fly. read more
In graphic novel format, text and illustrations describe the life cycle of a monarch butterfly.
Discover the amazing ways animals adapt to the most extreme regions on Earth. Fiery temps and little rain make the desert a diffic...ult place to survive. But several animals from fennec foxes to kangaroo rats have adapted to these harsh conditions. Find out how their unique behaviors and body parts allow them to call this biome home. With stunning photographs and fact-filled, easy-to-read text, Amazing Animal Adaptations are perfect nonfiction books for pre-readers and early readers alike. read more
YOU are a soldier in the U.S. military’s elite Special Forces. You have the strength, intelligence, and specialized training to pe...rform the most dangerous, top-secret military missions. Will you: Serve as an Army Green Beret working to save a group of hostages from a desperate band of terrorists? or Be an Army Ranger planning to seize control of an airstrip deep in enemy territory? OR Join with a group of fellow Navy SEALs to capture a terrorist leader from his hiding place? Experience the life-or-death dilemmas of an elite military job. YOU CHOOSE what you’ll do next. The choices you make will either lead you to safety―or to doom. read more
From greetings to holidays, there are tons of times in your world where you can sign. What's the sign for happy? Or for cake? Lear...n helpful words for birthdays, feelings, holidays, and more. read more
Hunting at night, owls watch for prey with large eyes. These hunters are adapted to life in the dark. Learn more about these feath...ered nocturnal animals in Owls. read more
Oodles and oodles of lizards and poodles! Mounds of chickens, kittens, and cows! From tiny green tree frogs to jumbo dinos, this b...ook features creatures of all kinds. How many can you find in these dazzling scenes? Put your seeking skills to the test with Animals Everywhere. read more
The game of basketball has come a long way from James Naismith’s soccer ball and peach baskets. From high-tech shoes to an in-game... player tracking system, technology has become a regular on the basketball court. Slam dunk your way to the latest advancements in The Technology of Basketball. read more
No carnival is complete without clowns twisting balloon animals. Their speedy fingers seem to fly, and suddenly wallah! A ballon d...og, giraffe, or flying mouse appears before your eyes. Believe it or not, you can learn to make these airborne creatures too. Get step by step instructions that will have you twisting awesome balloon animals in no time! read more
Do you dream of exploring outer space? Then get ready for adventure with Easy Space Origami. With a few simple folds you'll make a... moon lander, a shining star, a green Martian, and so much more. Grab some paper and start folding! read more
From the classroom to the lunchroom, take a trip around your school and learn to sign along the way. What's the sign for backpack?... Or for clock? Learn helpful words for the bus stop, library, playground, and more. read more
From your closet to your refrigerator, take a stroll around your home and learn to sign along the way. What's the sign for pillow?... Or for toilet? Learn helpful words for the bathroom, kitchen, yard, and more. read more
Do you love the ocean? Now you can create your own paper sea with Easy Ocean Origami. With a few simple folds youll make a blue wh...ale, a sail boat, a windsurfer, and so much more. Grab some paper and start folding! read more
Did you hear about the babysitter who received threatening phone calls from inside the house? What about the hitchhiker who vanish...ed without a trace? For years, urban legends such as these have been passed on by word of mouth. They are told as if they really happened. But are these creepy tales true? Decide for yourself as you dig into some of the most horrifying urban legends ever told. read more
Take me out to the ballgame … or just watch the game from your phone! From motion capture technology to software such as GameChang...er and PitchTrax, the tech world has become a regular part of America’s national pastime. Round the bases as you learn about the most recent breakthroughs in The Technology of Baseball. read more
Dry deserts may seem lifeless, but plenty of animals find a way to survive. Scorpions sting, snakes slither, and birds peck. Let t...he animals of the desert show you how they beat the heat. read more
Would you rather swim with a great white shark or a venomous jellyfish? In this fun-filled nonfiction book, young science fans tes...t their decision-making skills with more than a dozen outrageous animal questions! From scary to gross to just plain silly, each question generates discussion and promotes critical thinking. Partnered with full-color photographs and engaging, easy-to-read facts, this book invites readers to make informed decisions while prompting independent research. Perfect for soon-to-be scientists and adults alike. read more
Fancy dresses, jewelry, and palaces ― what’s not to love about the life of royalty? Discover your inner princess in T Is for Tiara.... read more
How would you handle being rained on every day? Monkeys swing, birds sing, and insects scurry. Learn how animals of the rain fores...t thrive in wet weather. read more
Why do aquatic frogs spend the winter buried in mud? Why to garter snakes coil together in dens? Animals hibernate in some unique ...ways. Discover the amazing ways hibernating animals spend the winter. read more
Battles with eight-headed dragons. A woman who turns to stone. An underworld filled with hungry jaguars and bloodthirsty bats. Myt...hs are stories that explain the creation of the world and how it works. From the ancient Greeks to the Mayans, every culture has its own myths. And some are downright scary! Learn about some of the most bone-chilling myths ever told. read more
From the street to the store, take a trip around town and learn to sign along the way. What's the sign for car? Or for menu? Learn... helpful words for restaurants, the doctors office, and even the zoo! read more
Super scientist Max Axiom uses his amazing powers to explore the super-cool world of science and engineering. In this graphic nove...l, Max Axiom has a mission. His nephew Nick wants to take his skateboarding skills to the next level, but he needs a new board to accomplish his dreams. Join Max as he uses the engineering process to design and build a totally rad skateboard. read more
Provides instructions and photo-illustrated diagrams for making a variety of easy holiday origami models.
Do you enjoy holidays throughout the year? Now you can celebrate them even more with Easy Holiday Origami. With a few simple folds... youll make a pocket heart, a blooming tulip, a holiday stocking, and so much more. Grab some paper and start folding! read more
A hunter and a dog stride through the fields. Will they flush a flock of pheasants? Pheasant hunters know that a successful hunt t...akes skill, patience, and the right equipment. Get the inside information on the dogs, guns, clothing, and safety skills youll need to bring home your limit of pheasants. read more
Have you ever munched on Wormy Apple Croissants? How about Peanut Butter and Jelly Sushi? These are not your ordinary cookbooks! E...asy step-by-step instructions guide you through each unique recipe. Equipment lists, safety tips, and difficulty ratings for each recipe are also included. read more
Parrots are colorful birds that thrive in warm areas with plenty of seeds, fruit, and nuts. Come fly with this smart bird, and unc...over the features that make it a popular tropical creature. read more
Are you ready for a sorting safari? Join Graph Giraffe as he organizes animals in the African savannah. Learn how sorting helps yo...u see information in new ways. read more
Do you like fast cars, big trucks, and winding roads? Learn all the ins and outs of getting around in H Is for Honk!
Can monsters be real? For years people around the world have told stories about strange encounters with creatures that are not qui...te human. Learn about the huge, hairy Bigfoot, the winged Mothman, and the mysterious Nessie. Then go outside if you dare. read more
Provides an introduction to animal eyes, and explains how they work, and how different animals use them.
Giant Pandas are famous for their black and white fur. But there's more to this bear than their cute coats. Learn how pandas use t...heir claws, jaws, and climbing skills to make their home in Chinas bamboo forests. read more
Grizzly bears are known for their long claws and sharp teeth. But there's more to this bear than its bite. Learn how grizzlies use... their size, sharp senses, and strength to rule North American forests. read more
American black bears are known for their dark fur and sharp claws. But there's more to this bear than its strong paws. Learn how b...lack bears use their senses, sharp teeth, and hunting skills to make their home in North America. read more
Polar bears are losing their Arctic homes. As the Arctic ice shrinks, so does their habitat. Polar bears have become animals on th...e edge. Discover how scientists are trying to answer the questions behind polar bears search for ice. read more
A long day of tracking has finally paid off. An enormous black bear wanders ahead in the trees. Have you got what it takes to brin...g the huge animal down? Experience the thrill of the hunt as you learn about the best equipment to choose, specific hunting techniques, safety advice, and more. read more
Provides an introduction to the very fast and very powerful superbike motorcycles. Includes information on their history, their pa...rts, and safety issues. Specific models highlighted. read more
A craft book providing do-it-yourself information and instructions on how to make and decorate scrapbooks.
Who is this book about? It's a mystery! One lagoon-loving zoo animal gives you clues about its life, its home, and its young. Can ...you solve this stickler on stilts? read more
Healthy Eating describes each food group, including common foods in every group and how eating from all of the groups is important... for good health and strong bodies. read more
Eagles are a symbol of national pride, but they are also fierce hunters. Come soar through the skies with this majestic bird, and ...uncover the features that make it a top predator. read more
Let’s monkey around! From splashing dolphins to helpful zookeepers, learn all about zoo life in Y Is for Yak.
Grab some newspaper and junk mail and get to work. Create colorful beads with paper. Give your gifts some pizzazz with designer wr...apping paper. Write yourself a note on a homemade notepad. Learn how to make all of these projects and more when you reuse what you already have. Who knew you could do so much with a pile of old paper? read more
Take an up-close look at the fascinating lives of zebras and oxpeckers. Learn how this animal team works together to survive.