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2002 Award
Don't Know Much About the Fifty States
(by Kenneth Davis, $15.95 Score:) State by state with colorful illustrations young readers will find trivia about our country. Just about enough for reports in the early grades. 69. Also top rated: The Completely Amazing Slightly Outrageous State Quarters Atlas (by editors of Klutz $14.95 ) This book uses the same format but also has a built-in holder for collecting the state quarters to be released every ten weeks into the year of 2008. 8 & up.

Age: Early School Years,Later School Years. Award Year: 2002.

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Great Dinosaur Atlas
(by William Lindsay/illus. by Giuliano Formari, Simon & Schuster $19.95 Score:) An oversized dream book for dinoholics. Solid information, stunning illustrations, and maps.

Age: Early School Years,Later School Years. Award Year: .

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2002 Award
Beyond the Dinosaurs
(by Howard Zimmerman, Atheneum $18 Score:) An oversized book chock-full of amazing creatures that lived during and after the age of dinosaurs. With sky dragons, sea monsters and megamammals, this is a book for older readers. 7 & up.

Age: Early School Years,Later School Years. Award Year: 2002.

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2002 Award
DK Guide to Dinosaurs
(by David Lambert, DK $19.95 Score:) Lambert's striking illustrations are paired with just the right amount of factoids that will please, but not overwhelm, a young dinoholic. 7 & up. For older readers, see the new-for- Dinosaur Encyclopedia ($29.99) with detailed information.

Age: Early School Years,Later School Years. Award Year: 2002.

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2002 Award
Polar Bears
(by Gail Gibbons, Holiday House $16.95 Score:) These giants of the Arctic, the polar bears, hold a fascination for young and old alike. Here is the story of how they raise their young and survive the brutal cold of the Far North. 5 & up.

Age: Early School Years. Award Year: 2002.

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2002 Award
The Man-Eating Tigers of Sunarbans
(by Sy Montgomery/ photos by Eleanor Briggs nor, Houghton Mifflin $16 Score:) Using the suspenseful style of a mystery, this is an outstanding information book about India's man-eating tigers and their world. This is something of a grisly mystery and not for young readers. 8 & up.

Age: Later School Years. Award Year: 2002.

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2002 Award
The Panda Book
(by Joanne Ryder, Simon & Schuster $16.95 Score:) Photos and a chronicle of her first year, capture the story of Hua Mei, first giant panda cub to survive in captivity in the Western Hemisphere. Playful readers will relate to this playful baby! 5 & up.

Age: Early School Years. Award Year: 2002.

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2002 Award
The Elephant Book
(by Ian Redmond, Candlewick $17.95 Score:) A moving photo essay about the African elephant and its struggle to survive extinction. Originally issued 10 years ago, this handsome book has striking photos and an informed text. 8 & up.

Age: Later School Years. Award Year: 2002.

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2002 Award
Jubela
(by Christina Kessler/illus. by JoEllen McAllister , Simon & Schuster $16 Score:) A gunshot rips through the night's silence and the life of a baby rhino is turned upside down. A mother rhino is killed by poachers (who are never seen). This is a moving and true story of survival in Swaziland when a baby rhino is adopted by an old rhino.

Age: Early School Years. Award Year: 2002.

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Don't Know Much About the Solar System
(by Kenneth C. Davis, HarperChildren's Audio $17.95 Score:) Here is a question-and-answer book about the solar system that will satisfy the curiosity of beginners. It will be enjoyed for independent browsing or reading aloud to kids who may not be ready to tackle harder books. 69.

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