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National Geographic Children's Books, Fall 2019

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Explorer Academy Ultimate Activity Challenge
9781426334610 Paperback, Trade English Juvenile: Age (years) from 8 - 12, Grade (US) from 3 - 7 JUVENILE FICTION / Activity Books / General Nov 05, 2019
$12.99 CAD
Active 6.06 x 9 x 0.44 in 112 pages National Geographic Children's Books Under the Stars
Join Cruz Coronado and his friends as you solve puzzles, crack codes, complete quizzes, navigate mazes, and train your brain to become an excellent new recruit in this companion activity book to the Explorer Academy series.

Take a personality quiz to find out which member of Team Cousteau you are. Use a world map to plot an adventure around the globe. Help Emmett design a new invention. Learn how to draw Hubbard, the curious canine who lives at the Academy. Enjoy these and many other fun challenges in this amazing activity book. Fortune favors the brave, so what are you waiting for? It’s time to explore!

Featuring all the main characters, locations in the Society and around the world, gadgets, and mysteries of the Explorer Academy series, this is the perfect activity book for fans to get to know the world of the Academy on a deeper level. Readers who are new to Explorer Academy can jump right in, with welcoming intros to Cruz and his friends, teachers, fellow explorers, and places from around the world encountered in the franchise.

Series Overview: Explorer Academy is a seven-book series, publishing two per year under the new fiction imprint Under the Stars. Ancillary titles including activity books will publish concurrently to deepen reader engagement and broaden the base.

80 ACTIVITIES offer hours of unplugged skill-building entertainment.

WIDENS EA FAN BASE: Activity prompts relate back to the narrative and offer a great activity book experience. 

SERIES MOMENTUM: Book three The Double Helix releases Fall 2019

DRAWS ON STRENGTHS of first three Explorer Academy titles and features familiar, friendly characters who kids can relate to.

FACT-BASED FICTION layers fiction, real-life science, and history.


National Geographic Kids inspires young adventurers to explore the world through award-winning magazines, books, apps, games, toys, videos, events, and a website, and is the only kids brand with a world-class scientific organization at its core. This book and series is created by National Geographic contributors, including researchers, photographers, content experts, and educational specialists.

 DR. GARETH MOORE is the author of a wide range of brain-training and puzzle books for both children and adults, including The Mammoth Book of Brain Games, The Mammoth Book of New Sudoku, and The Rough Guide Bookof Brain Training. He is also the creator of the online brain-training site and runs the daily puzzle website He earned his Ph.D. from Cambridge University in the field of machine learning and has contributed to various advanced projects for leading technology companies.

Illustrator Residence: London, U.K.

Illustrator Hometown: London, U.K.


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