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Thursday, May 14, 2015

Spotlight and Giveaway: National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016


I'm thrilled to be able to tell y'all about the new National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016, today! Plus, you have the chance to win a copy of your own...


National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016
from Nationa Geographic Kids Books
May 12, 2015

National Geographic Kids Books has perfected the art of combining fun and information for the ultimate in "edutainment."  With over 2.5 million copies in print, the New York Times Bestselling National Geographic Kids Almanac has become the gold standard for high-interest nonfiction for middle grade readers.  The new and updated 2016 edition (ages 8-12, May 2015) tips the scales at over 350 pages and contains 900+ incredible photographs that only National Geographic can deliver, as well as page after page of weird-but-true facts, crafts, activities, recipes, first hand accounts by Nat Geo Explorers, and fascinating articles about animals, science, nature, going “green,” technology and more.


New features for the 2016 edition include a special section on animal friends; an updated "Fun and Games" chapter filled with all-new games, jokes, and comics; a new "Dino Myths Busted" feature; all new facts, crafts, and activities; a new special "15 Facts" feature in every chapter; and updated reference material.  Free digital extras that allow young readers to access NG videos, photo galleries and games by using clues found in the book to unlock these online gems are also available, making the National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016 the only kids' almanac with mobile media features.  

With high-interest chapters like Your World, Awesome Adventure, Super Science, Amazing Animals, Wonders of Nature, Fun and Games, History Happens, Going Green and Culture Connection the NG Kids Almanac 2016 offers something for every reader, whether they be of the reluctant variety or a voracious book lover.


I had SO much fun reading the National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016! With page after page of interesting facts, fascinating information, fun puzzles, bright images, and so much more, readers of ages will find this year's Almanac impossible to put down. This is the perfect book to get young readers really engaged, curious, and excited about the world around them. You and the young readers in your life will find yourselves reading to this book again and again!


With more than 600 titles—including the popular Weird But True franchise and the New York Times Best Selling National Geographic Kids Almanac—National Geographic Kids Books is the recognized leader in nonfiction for kids. Published in 28 languages, NGK Books reaches approximately 85 million kids every year.


Offering K-12 educators resources that align to and support the Common Core State Standards, National Geographic has a long history of providing high-quality informational texts suitable for primary, upper elementary, and middle school English language arts, social studies, and science classrooms. 



Win a brand new copy of the
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2016!
The pub has generously offered one copy for one winner.
Details
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-ends 5/23
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3 comments:

Manju Howard said...

National Geographic Kids creates so many wonderful and useful resources for my kids. Thanks!

Lauren said...

Almanacs are always so interesting!

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