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Pocket Genius

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Pocket Genius

Facts at Your Fingertips! Destined to be toted in backpacks everywhere, the Pocket Genius series contains on-the-spot information in favorite subject areas and will fill you in on the biggest, fastest, tallest and oldest everything!

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Pocket Genius

Books in this series

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction, Education, Science

From the tiny firefly to the might elephant, in POCKET GENIUS: Animals discover the lives of nearly 200 animals --- what they eat, what eats them, where they live and how big they are.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction, Education, Science

POCKET GENIUS: Dinosaurs profiles more than 140 prehistoric animals and features fossils, skeletons, anatomy and history as well as species including dinosaurs on land, winged pterosaurs in the sky and a range of sea monsters in the ocean.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction, Education, Science

POCKET GENIUS: Rocks and Minerals profiles nearly 200 types of rocks and minerals from volcanic rocks and granite to sparkling diamonds and explosive sulfur, and tells what they are made of, how they are formed and what they are used for.

by DK Publishing - Children's, Children's Nonfiction, Education

POCKET GENIUS: Sharks profiles more that 150 sharks and rays --- from the great white to the tiny dwarf lantern --- and tells what they eat, where they live and how fast they swim.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

With 194 catalog entries of individual dog breeds from Great Danes to tiny terriers, POCKET GENIUS: Dogs details each group from working dogs to companion dogs and explains domestication and breed classifications.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction
Packed with amazing encyclopedic stats, engaging photographs and facts, POCKET GENIUS: Ancient Rome explores the empire that dominated Europe and the Middle East for more than 500 years.
by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

The prefect sized books for backpacks, DK's Pocket Genius series is bright, inviting, concise, and punchy --— the ideal source for reference. Featuring essential information, full-color images, glossary and top ten lists, these books are a brand-new type of encyclopedia for young readers.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

From the basic principles of science including matter and materials, to energy and forces, to the living world, POCKET GENIUS: Science is a junior look at science and its roles in our world.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

Arranged into chapters on bones and joints, blood and heart, lungs and breathing, digestion and waste, brain, nerves and senses and the life cycle, POCKET GENIUS: Human Body is a look at the body from head to toe, from the outer skin to the tiniest cells.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

Featuring almost 200 profiles of individual species as well as informative spreads on anatomy, behavior, and classification, POCKET GENIUS: Mammals looks at humans, whales, wallabies, camels and more and their place in the natural world.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

Featuring more than 125 individual breeds of horses, ponies and their cousins —-- zebras, mules and donkeys —-- POCKET GENIUS: Horses looks at the anatomy and behavior of horses at work and at play.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

Whether it's the industrious ant, the breath-taking Monarch butterfly or the multi-legged centipede, no bug is left unexamined in this visual encyclopedia.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

A visual look at the planet we call home, POCKET GENIUS EARTH delves into Earth's geology and geography, examining oceans, mountains, deserts, clouds and more.

by DK Publishing - Children's Nonfiction

From marvelous galleries of The Big Dipper, Little Dipper and other constellations, to in-depth looks at Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune, to the Moons of Jupiter, comets and galaxies --— not to mention entries on rockets and spacecraft —-- this visual encyclopedia opens up the vast and mysterious expanse of space.