Smithsonian

Smithsonian

Founded in 1846, the Smithsonian Institution is the world’s largest museum and research complex. The DK and Smithsonian publishing relationship brings the scholarship of Smithsonian experts out of the museum and into your home with authoritative books for both kids and adults that cover a range of topics, including history, science, nature, design, fashion, and more. Whether you are interested in a visual history of the Civil War or the many ages of fashion, DK’s unique collaboration with the Smithsonian offers books that are as educational as they are beautiful.  

Founded in 1846, the Smithsonian Institution is the world’s largest museum and research complex. The DK and Smithsonian publishing relationship brings the scholarship of Smithsonian experts out of the museum and into your home with authoritative books for both kids and adults that cover a range of topics, including history, science, nature, design, fashion, and more. Whether you are interested in a visual history of the Civil War or the many ages of fashion, DK’s unique collaboration with the Smithsonian offers books that are as educational as they are beautiful.  

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  • Super Earth Encyclopedia

    Format:Hardback  

    A visual encyclopedia that showcases the most amazing things about our planet as kids have never seen them before with mind-blowing photography, brand-new CGI artworks, and incredible facts and stats.Kids can explore amazing natural structures, incredible weather Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $24.99
  • Dinosaurios

    Format:Hardback  

    Fun facts on fossils, amphibians, sea creatures, woolly mammoths, Neanderthals, insects, and more that will intrigue young readers and provide an experience that will redefine natural history for kids.The lost world of velociraptor, stegosaurus, allosaurus, and other Read More

    $24.99
  • Animal!

    Format:Hardback  

    A groundbreaking visual approach to the animal kingdom packed with facts about mammals, birds, fish, amphibians, reptiles, and more, created in association with the Smithsonian Institution.Follow the timeline of evolution and extinction of animals throughout history Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $29.99
  • Children's Illustrated Atlas

    Format:Hardback  

    Bring geography to life and explore the countries of the world like never before with DK's Children's Illustrated Atlas. Featuring approximately 50 unique maps of the world that show each country in full-color detail, this new atlas is bursting with information, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $15.99
  • Washington, D.C.

    Format:Board book  

    Come along on a tour of Washington, D.C., and learn all about monuments, museums, and other famous places in the United States' capital city.

    $8.99
  • Super Bug Encyclopedia

    Format:Hardback  

    Following on the success of Super Nature Encyclopedia and Super Human Encyclopedia comes Super Bug Encyclopedia - a look at the 100 most amazing insects on the planet! Using macro photography and brand-new CGI artworks, Super Bug zooms right in to reveal the secrets of Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $24.99
  • Everything You Need to Know About Birds

    Format:Hardback  

    Have you ever wondered how birds fly or what's inside an egg? You can find out the answers to these questions and more in Everything You Need to Know About Birds! From the nocturnal owls to the flightless penguins, learn about the different evolution and habitats of Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $15.99
  • Eyewitness Explorer: Bird Watcher

    Format:Paperback  

    In Eyewitness Explorers: Bird Watcher, young bird lovers can discover all they need to know about these winged wonders. In the book are 30 hands on activities that allow budding ornithologists to build a birdfeeder, make a nest box, birdbath, and bird garden; plus Read More

    $9.99
  • Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia

    Format:Hardback  

    Explore the hidden depths of the ocean with this stunning visual encyclopedia for kids Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia reveals the secrets of the seas through stunning images and beautiful photography to engage and educate kids. From the Arctic to the Caribbean, tiny Read More

    Also available in Paperback, eBook
    $29.99
  • Children's Encyclopedia of American History

    Format:Hardback  

    Prepare your child to understand American history, write great history reports, and have an easy, clear way to learn more about U.S. history with the Children's Encyclopedia of American History, an essential resource for understanding American history and the events Read More

    $29.99
  • Dinosaur!

    Format:Hardback  

    Created in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution and packed with fun facts on fossils, amphibians, sea creatures, woolly mammoths, Neanderthals, insects and more, Dinosaur! will intrigue readers and provide an experience that will redefine natural history for Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $24.99
  • Did You Know?

    Format:Hardback  

    Bringing nature, science, history, and geography to life with 3-D digital illustrations, Did You Know? is a first reference book for elementary grade students. Focusing on what children actually want to know about all of their favorite subjects including dinosaurs, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $21.99
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