NEW Cars 4 Everyone

"Cars are one of our greatest obsessions here in the twenty-first century. No other man made object has had such an enormous impact on daily life or has been designed with such diversity and imagination. This lavishly illustrated series, with more than 90 full-color photos in each title, presents the windswept thrill of Convertibles, the eye-catching diversity of Dream Cars, the power and style of Muscle Cars, the popularity and utility of SUVs, and the people-pleasing innovation and economy of Volkswagens. Cars are for everyone . . . and so is this series of great-looking books!"

Hardcover

ISBN 978-1-4222-3963-6
$129.75
5 volumes
2018
12+
7th+
8 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches
Convertibles: Sun, Wind & Speed
by Michael Benson

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-3964-3 $25.95 (USD) Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7816-1 $32.95 (USD) Add To Cart
"Drop the top and hit the road! Convertibles have long been one of the most popular and desired types of cars. Inside, take a road trip through convertible history, from the earliest luxury models to the hot sports cars of the 1960's and 1970's, all the way to today's glamorous and windswept vehicles. Make sure it's not raining and get ready to feel the wind in your hair! So many cars, so little time! The world of cars is packed with all shapes and sizes of vehicles, inspiring fans around the world. Whether you love powerful cars or the thrill of an open top . . . whether you long for "people's cars" or massive SUV's, or whether you wish for the ultimate "dream car," this series has your number. Every car fan will find something to love in Cars 4 Everyone! Each title in this series includes color photos throughout, and back matter including: an index and further reading lists for books and internet resources. Key Icons appear throughout the books in this series in an effort to encourage library readers to build knowledge, gain awareness, explore possibilities and expand their viewpoints through our content rich non-fiction books. Key Icons in this series are as follows: Words to Understand are shown at the front of each chapter with definitions. These words are set in boldfaced type in that chapter, so that readers are able to reference back to the definitions--building their vocabulary and enhancing their reading comprehension. Sidebars are highlighted graphics with content rich material within that allows readers to build knowledge and broaden their perspectives by weaving together additional information to provide realistic and holistic perspectives. Educational Videos are offered in chapters through the use of a QR code, that, when scanned, takes the student to an online video showing a moment in history, a speech, or an instructional video. This gives the readers additional content to supplement the text. Text-Dependent Questions are placed at the end of each chapter. They challenge the reader's comprehension of the chapter they have just read, while sending the reader back to the text for more careful attention to the evidence presented there. Research Projects are provided at the end of each chapter as well and provide readers with suggestions for projects that encourage deeper research and analysis. And a Series Glossary of Key Terms is included in the back matter containing terminology used throughout the series. Words found here broaden the reader's knowledge and understanding of terms used in this field.

Dream Cars: Can You Picture Yourself in One?
by Denis J. Harrington

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-3965-0 $25.95 (USD) Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7817-8 $32.95 (USD) Add To Cart
"What's your dream car? Is it a road-hugging sports car? What about a luxurious ride? Or do you dream of a flashy European sedan? Since cars became part of our culture more than a century ago, people have dreamed of owning their version of the "perfect car." Inside, take a look at decades of the most desirable, unique, classic, and stylish cars ever made. Consider a catalog of cars for your own roadway dreams! So many cars, so little time! The world of cars is packed with all shapes and sizes of vehicles, inspiring fans around the world. Whether you love powerful cars or the thrill of an open top . . . whether you long for "people's cars" or massive SUVs, or whether you wish for the ultimate "dream car," this series has your number. Every car fan will find something to love in Cars 4 Everyone! Each title in this series includes color photos throughout, and back matter including: an index and further reading lists for books and internet resources. Key Icons appear throughout the books in this series in an effort to encourage library readers to build knowledge, gain awareness, explore possibilities and expand their viewpoints through our content rich non-fiction books. Key Icons in this series are as follows: Words to Understand are shown at the front of each chapter with definitions. These words are set in boldfaced type in that chapter, so that readers are able to reference back to the definitions--building their vocabulary and enhancing their reading comprehension. Sidebars are highlighted graphics with content rich material within that allows readers to build knowledge and broaden their perspectives by weaving together additional information to provide realistic and holistic perspectives. Educational Videos are offered in chapters through the use of a QR code, that, when scanned, takes the student to an online video showing a moment in history, a speech, or an instructional video. This gives the readers additional content to supplement the text. Text-Dependent Questions are placed at the end of each chapter. They challenge the reader's comprehension of the chapter they have just read, while sending the reader back to the text for more careful attention to the evidence presented there. Research Projects are provided at the end of each chapter as well and provide readers with suggestions for projects that encourage deeper research and analysis. And a Series Glossary of Key Terms is included in the back matter containing terminology used throughout the series. Words found here broaden the reader's knowledge and understanding of terms used in this field.

Muscle Cars: Thunder and Greased Lightning
by Michael Benson

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-3966-7 $25.95 (USD) Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7818-5 $32.95 (USD) Add To Cart
"With powerful, roaring engines, muscle cars got their name for looking like they could shoulder aside anything on the road. A true American legend, muscle cars have long appealed to a wide range of fans around the world. Inside, read how different car companies created parts of this legend, see the hottest models, and find out how muscle cars made a roaring comeback in recent years. Strap in for an awesome ride! So many cars, so little time! The world of cars is packed with all shapes and sizes of vehicles, inspiring fans around the world. Whether you love powerful cars or the thrill of an open top . . . whether you long for "people's cars" or massive SUVs, or whether you wish for the ultimate "dream car," this series has your number. Every car fan will find something to love in Cars 4 Everyone! Each title in this series includes color photos throughout, and back matter including: an index and further reading lists for books and internet resources. Key Icons appear throughout the books in this series in an effort to encourage library readers to build knowledge, gain awareness, explore possibilities and expand their viewpoints through our content rich non-fiction books. Key Icons in this series are as follows: Words to Understand are shown at the front of each chapter with definitions. These words are set in boldfaced type in that chapter, so that readers are able to reference back to the definitions--building their vocabulary and enhancing their reading comprehension. Sidebars are highlighted graphics with content rich material within that allows readers to build knowledge and broaden their perspectives by weaving together additional information to provide realistic and holistic perspectives. Educational Videos are offered in chapters through the use of a QR code, that, when scanned, takes the student to an online video showing a moment in history, a speech, or an instructional video. This gives the readers additional content to supplement the text. Text-Dependent Questions are placed at the end of each chapter. They challenge the reader's comprehension of the chapter they have just read, while sending the reader back to the text for more careful attention to the evidence presented there. Research Projects are provided at the end of each chapter as well and provide readers with suggestions for projects that encourage deeper research and analysis. And a Series Glossary of Key Terms is included in the back matter containing terminology used throughout the series. Words found here broaden the reader's knowledge and understanding of terms used in this field.

SUVs: From Off-Road to Your Garage
by David H. Jacobs

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-3967-4 $25.95 (USD) Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7819-2 $32.95 (USD) Add To Cart
"Once upon a time, only the most rugged cars and individuals could take a crack at off-road trails and dirt pathways. With the rise of affordable, comfortable, and stylish SUVs, those wild roads became open to all. Inside, see how the SUV morphed from a specialist vehicle into a popular staple of the American family garage, while still holding onto its wilderness legacy. So many cars, so little time! The world of cars is packed with all shapes and sizes of vehicles, inspiring fans around the world. Whether you love powerful cars or the thrill of an open top . . . whether you long for "people's cars" or massive SUVs, or whether you wish for the ultimate "dream car," this series has your number. Every car fan will find something to love in Cars 4 Everyone! Each title in this series includes color photos throughout, and back matter including: an index and further reading lists for books and internet resources. Key Icons appear throughout the books in this series in an effort to encourage library readers to build knowledge, gain awareness, explore possibilities and expand their viewpoints through our content rich non-fiction books. Key Icons in this series are as follows: Words to Understand are shown at the front of each chapter with definitions. These words are set in boldfaced type in that chapter, so that readers are able to reference back to the definitions--building their vocabulary and enhancing their reading comprehension. Sidebars are highlighted graphics with content rich material within that allows readers to build knowledge and broaden their perspectives by weaving together additional information to provide realistic and holistic perspectives. Educational Videos are offered in chapters through the use of a QR code, that, when scanned, takes the student to an online video showing a moment in history, a speech, or an instructional video. This gives the readers additional content to supplement the text. Text-Dependent Questions are placed at the end of each chapter. They challenge the reader's comprehension of the chapter they have just read, while sending the reader back to the text for more careful attention to the evidence presented there. Research Projects are provided at the end of each chapter as well and provide readers with suggestions for projects that encourage deeper research and analysis. And a Series Glossary of Key Terms is included in the back matter containing terminology used throughout the series. Words found here broaden the reader's knowledge and understanding of terms used in this field.

Volkswagen: Cars People Love
by Max Wagner

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-3968-1 $25.95 (USD) Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7820-8 $32.95 (USD) Add To Cart
From its beginning, the Volkswagen Beetle was unlike any other car in the world. Round and friendly, the Beetle truly became a "people's car," bringing joy to owners around the world. Volkswagen is much more than the Beetle, however. Inside, read about this constantly innovative car maker and see the models that have made it one of the world's most valuable and popular brands. So many cars, so little time! The world of cars is packed with all shapes and sizes of vehicles, inspiring fans around the world. Whether you love powerful cars or the thrill of an open top . . . whether you long for "people's cars" or massive SUVs, or whether you wish for the ultimate "dream car," this series has your number. Every car fan will find something to love in Cars 4 Everyone! Each title in this series includes color photos throughout, and back matter including: an index and further reading lists for books and internet resources. Key Icons appear throughout the books in this series in an effort to encourage library readers to build knowledge, gain awareness, explore possibilities and expand their viewpoints through our content rich non-fiction books. Key Icons in this series are as follows: Words to Understand are shown at the front of each chapter with definitions. These words are set in boldfaced type in that chapter, so that readers are able to reference back to the definitions--building their vocabulary and enhancing their reading comprehension. Sidebars are highlighted graphics with content rich material within that allows readers to build knowledge and broaden their perspectives by weaving together additional information to provide realistic and holistic perspectives. Educational Videos are offered in chapters through the use of a QR code, that, when scanned, takes the student to an online video showing a moment in history, a speech, or an instructional video. This gives the readers additional content to supplement the text. Text-Dependent Questions are placed at the end of each chapter. They challenge the reader's comprehension of the chapter they have just read, while sending the reader back to the text for more careful attention to the evidence presented there. Research Projects are provided at the end of each chapter as well and provide readers with suggestions for projects that encourage deeper research and analysis. And a Series Glossary of Key Terms is included in the back matter containing terminology used throughout the series. Words found here broaden the reader's knowledge and understanding of terms used in this field.




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