Cool Shells

Cool Shells

... Series Editor: Pam Price Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Contents What Is a Seashell? . . . . . Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth, 1968- Cool shells / Mary Elizabeth Salzmann. p. cm. -- (Cool collections) Includes index.

Author: Mary Elizabeth Salzmann

Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781617846205

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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This book contains facts about collecting shells that will inspire the reader to start his or her own collection. Readers will gain a working knowledge of this hobby which includes background history of shells and mollusks dating back to the Bronze Age, research and resources, the best places to find, buy or trade shells, and how to organize, store and care for a shell collection. There is also a crafts section for the creative use of extra shells. Full-color photographs, materials & techniques, tips & sidebar information, a glossary and an index are all included in this title.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Cool Rocks

Cool Rocks

Rocks are everywhere on. Kompelien, Tracy, 1975Cool rocks / Tracy Kompelien. p. cm. -- (Cool collections) Includes index. ISBN-13: 978-1-59679-771-0 ISBN-10:1-59679-771-1 1. Rocks--Collection and preservation. 2.

Author: Tracy Kompelien

Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781617846199

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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This book contains facts about collecting rocks that will inspire the reader to start his or her own collection. Readers will gain a working knowledge of this hobby which includes rock elements, like aluminum, iron, magnesium etc., how geologist classify rocks into igneous, sedimentary or metamorphic groups, the difference between minerals and rocks, the best places to find or buy rocks, how to break a geode, and how to organize, store and care for a rock collection. There is also a crafts section for the creative use of extra rocks. Full-color photographs, materials & techniques, tips & sidebar information, a glossary and an index are all included in this title.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Cool Comics

Cool Comics

Price, Pamela S. Cool comics / Pam Price. p. cm. -- (Cool collections) Includes index. ISBN-13: 978-1-59679-769-7 ISBN-10: 1-59679-769-X 1. Comic books, strips, etc.--United States--History and criticism--Juvenile literature. 2.

Author: Pam Price

Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781617846175

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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This book contains facts about collecting comics that will inspire the reader to start his or her own collection. Readers will gain a working knowledge of this hobby which includes background history of comics going from the Platinum Age, Golden Age, Silver Age, Bronze Age to the Modern Age, writers & artists, how to grade comics, comic book conventions or ñcomiconsî, the best places to buy comics, and how to organize, store and care for a comic collection. Full-color photographs, materials & techniques, tips & sidebar information, a glossary and an index are all included in this title.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Cool Cards

Cool Cards

Hanson, Anders, 1980Cool cards /Anders Hanson. p. cm. -- (Cool collections) Includes index. ISBN-13: 978-1-59679-773-4 ISBN-10:1-59679-773-8 1. Sports cards--Collectors and collecting. I. Title. II. Series: Cool collections (Edina, ...

Author: Anders Hanson

Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781617846212

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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This book contains facts about collecting cards that will inspire the reader to start his or her own collection. Readers will gain a working knowledge of this hobby which includes background history of cards, how it started with Baseball and Bowman and Topps gum packs and has continued on with collectible card games such as Magic and Pok_mon, elements of a card, types of cards & collections, research and resources, how to grade a card, the best places to buy, sell or trade cards, and how to organize, store and care for a card collection. Full-color photographs, materials & techniques, tips & sidebar information, a glossary and an index are all included in this title.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Cool Coins Creating Fun and Fascinating Collections

Cool Coins  Creating Fun and Fascinating Collections

(Cool collections) Includes index. ISBN-13: 978-1-59679-770-3 ISBN-10:1-59679-770-3 1. Coins--Collectors and collecting--Juvenile literature. I. Title. II. Series: Cool collections (Edina, Minn.) CJ89.S34 2006 332.63--dc22 2006011960 ...

Author: Pam Scheunemann

Publisher: ABDO

ISBN: 9781599283715

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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This book contains facts about collecting coins that will inspire the reader to start his or her own collection. Readers will gain a working knowledge of this hobby which includes background history of coins, metal used to make coins, Lydian & Ancient coins, the elements of a coin, the steps to making coins, types of collections and types of coins like uncirculated, proof, commemorative & bullion coins, the best places to research, find, buy or trade coins, how to grade coins, and how to organize, store and care for a coin collection. Full-color photographs, materials & techniques, tips & sidebar information, a glossary and an index are all included in this title.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Cool Stamps

Cool Stamps

Special thanks to Fred Schiffman, Crossroads Stamp Shop, for sharing both his knowledge and his stamp collection. ... Used with Permission Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Price, Pamela S. Cool stamps / Pam Price. p.

Author: Pam Price

Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781617846229

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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This book contains facts about collecting stamps that will inspire the reader to start his or her own collection. Readers will gain a working knowledge of this hobby which includes background history of stamps, famous stamp collectors like Franklin D. Roosevelt, types of collections, types of stamps such as definitive, commemorative, special, semipostals and Cinderella stamps, research and resources, the best places to find, buy or trade stamps, how to grade a stamp, and how to organize, store and care for a stamp collection. Full-color photographs, materials & techniques, tips & sidebar information, a glossary and an index are all included in this title.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Cool Collections

Cool Collections

Picture puzzles featuring a vast array of collections, including toy cars, teddy bears, and dinosaurs, challenge readers to search for hidden objects.

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Publisher: Cartwheel Books

ISBN: 0439617723

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 35

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Picture puzzles featuring a vast array of collections, including toy cars, teddy bears, and dinosaurs, challenge readers to search for hidden objects.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Gotcha Again for Guys More Nonfiction Books to Get Boys Excited about Reading

Gotcha Again for Guys  More Nonfiction Books to Get Boys Excited about Reading

Cool Shells: Creating Fun and Fascinating Collections (Cool Collections). Checkerboard Library, 2006. ISBN 159679772X. 32 p. Grades 2–4. Scheunemann, Pam. Cool Coins: Creating Fun and Fascinating Collections (Cool Collections).

Author: Kathleen A. Baxter

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781598843774

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 248

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Here's help in selecting current, nonfiction books that will get boys excited about reading. • Citations for over 1,700 current nonfiction titles published between 2007–2009 that will appeal to boys • Interviews with seven authors, including Kadir Nelson, author of We Are the Ship, recent winner of numerous children's literature awards, and a great role model for young male readers • Nonfiction booktalks that can be used word-for-word when presenting books to students • Reproducible booklists • Photos of featured male authors • Book cover illustrations
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Cool Coins

Cool Coins

Describes how coins are made, introduces the different types of coins created, and explains the markings on coins, how to tell their condition, and how to add to and care for a coin collection.

Author: Pam Scheunemann

Publisher: Checkerboard Library

ISBN: 1596797703

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Describes how coins are made, introduces the different types of coins created, and explains the markings on coins, how to tell their condition, and how to add to and care for a coin collection.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Berlin Unwrapped

Berlin Unwrapped

Cool. Collections. The story of Berlin's museums and galleries is unique. In the 18th and 19th centuries the culture-crazy Prussian elite established rich foundations and Imperial Berlin continued the process.

Author: Penny Croucher

Publisher: be.bra verlag

ISBN: 9783839341025

Category: Travel

Page: 224

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Jährlich sind Millionen von ausländischen Gästen auf der Suche nach dem typischen, authentischen Berlin. Die Britin Penny Croucher hat lange in der Stadt gelebt und verrät in diesem englischsprachigen Buch ihren ganz persönlichen Zugang zur Stadt. Neben den touristischen Highlights stellt sie auch die verborgenen Attraktionen vor, weist den Weg ins Kiezleben, gibt Tipps für Shopping, Nahverkehr, Club- und Galeriebesuche sowie einen Überblick über die Stadtgeschichte. Ein Muss für jeden englischsprachigen Berlin-Besucher! Capture that unique Berlin Feeling. Discover the most authentic local haunts, the facts behind the historic façades and the best in culture and entertainment. Berlin Unwrapped is a must for anyone who wants to savour the essence of the German capital. Penny Croucher has lived in Berlin for several years and developed a lasting passion for the city. This guide book offers a wealth of personal recommendations and insider tips - both on and off the tourist track. Contents: The Berlin Feeling, Easy Riding, City Centre Sights, Cool Collections, Small Worlds, Outer Edges, Stage and Screen, Late Nightlife, Café Society, Buy, Buy Berlin, The Berlin Calendar, Special Dossier: History.
Categories: Travel