Start your VIRTUAL CHILDREN'S with these 6 quality reference works.
Oxford American Children's Encyclopedia
The fully updated Oxford American Children's Encyclopedia is a reference work designed to meet the interests and needs of American schoolchildren. The nine volume set offers a solid foundation of knowledge in social studies, history, geography, language arts, science, math, sports, and the arts, including literature, music, painting, dance, and entertainment.
World Book Dictionary for Kids
With over 11,000 entries, this is an essential tool for vocabulary development. Encourages learning and helps develop the reading skills so vital to a child's success.
World Almanac for Kids 1999
Full of fascinating and fun facts, and includes puzzles, pictures, maps and flags. "A must for every 8-12-year-old's bookshelf...Every subject from animals to weather is covered, including recent events." -- Copley News Service
World Book Atlas for Kids
The World Book Atlas for Kids takes children on a voyage of discovery around the world. Through colorful maps and pictures, children find out about the countries, land, plants, animals and people in fifteen regions of the world.
The Simon & Schuster Animal Encyclopedia
The Simon Schuster Animal Encyclopedia is packed full of useful information and fascinating photos. This reference work is designed to meet the interests and needs of American school children and is one of the most authoritative and beautiful animal reference books available.
World Book Guide to the World and its Cultures
The World Book Guide to the World and its Cultures paints a complete picture of different places, providing an overview of their history, geography, economy, people, culture and current political situation. Each country's section includes a fact box which provides key information about the government, economy and people. Facts include. life expectancy, employment, statistics and a breakdown of the population by education levels. The timeline feature includes a history section which lists significant events in the country's past.
Start your virtual children's library with the 6 authoritative reference works included in this product. Grow your library with additional books available through built-in internet links. Incorporate the text of every new book into your database, allowing you to search across your entire collection or a selection of books. Organize your library into virtual bookshelves categorized by subjects of interest to you and your family.
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