Our newest title
Busy with Bugs
Extremely Interesting Things to Do with Bugs
Illustrated by Margaret Brandt
National Best Books 2010 Award
Children's Educational category
USA Book News
For kids who love bugs and
bug adventures, Busy
with Bugs is a
guide for exploring the miniature world of tiny animals. This book buzzes
with information, fun facts, and 160 extremely interesting things to do
with bugs. It teaches children to explore the anatomy, behavior, life
cycles, and habitats of bugs in their own backyards and school yards.
Reference pages include a glossary packed with information, a
lists of useful resources, and an invaluable guide to
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Half-Price Book Sale
To help you
celebrate the holidays – and to support our mission of “teachings kids to
care for the Earth” – Trickle
Creek Books is offering all of our books for half price from now until
Our books are ideal gifts for
teachers, parents, grandparents, and children who love to explore nature.
order half-price books:
Please order from the Half-Price Warehouse. You’ll find the link to the
Half-Price Warehouse in the top navigation bar on this page. Browse the
pages that give detailed information about each title, but
don’t order from any page
except the Half-Price Warehouse Page.
All books are new and in perfect condition. Shipping is by media mail unless
you request expedited shipping.
to request an autograph:
An autographed book
makes a special gift. If you’d like to have books autographed, please enter
your request at the PayPal site. When you choose a title by activating the
“add to cart” button, a PayPal page will open, where you’ll make your
payment. Before leaving PayPal, you’ll have an opportunity to give special
instructions. That’s where you can tell us who you’d like each title to be
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Creek Books is a
small publisher committed to "teaching kids to care for the Earth."
Our books are designed to motivate children to listen to, learn from, and love
the world of nature. We believe that children who learn to love our Earth
today will protect it tomorrow.
On our web site, you can look at our books and find out how to order them. In
you’ll find fascinating information, and projects and activities to try at
home or school. We are working to develop our site into an ideal place for
kids — a place where they can have fun learning about our Earth.
the Squirrel House, a photo journal about a family of squirrels which live
at Trickle Creek. You'll find plans for building a squirrel house, other
squirrel activities, and photos of baby squirrels.
Cooper to download a
complete teacher's guide (preK-2) for teaching
about rainforests. You'll also find free paper dolls, coloring pages,
bookmarks, a pattern for making a bromeliad and a poison-arrow frog, and an
interview with Toni Albert, the author of Saving the Rain Forest with
Cammie and Cooper.
Buy the hardcover edition of
I Heard the Willow Weep for $6.00. (Retail price: $15.95) This
is the perfect book for Earth Day —
and Earth Day is everyday!
You'll find it in our Half-Price Warehouse.