NGS Youth Books, Games & Products

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1972

Books For Young Explorers...."Lion Cubs" was the first of this series done with 4 per year containing a little over 30 pages each. (8 " x 11" until 1991 when the size was reduced...see "Pets" below) These were available in regular or library binding.

List of Youth Books For Sale   .....$4 or $5 each

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1972MoreAbout.jpg (170383 bytes) 1972

This is the first booklet supplement to a series. The four titles of the series are shown on the front with interesting facts inside to aid the child, parent or teacher.  8 " x 10 "...21 pages.

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1979Secrets.jpg (159037 bytes) 1979

Books for World Explorers..."Secrets From The Past" was the first in this series targeting slightly older (8 yrs. & up) youth and were produced 4 per year containing about 104 pages each....10 " x 9".  

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1979SecretsSupp1.jpg (48371 bytes) 1979

The poster for the book "Secrets From The Past" (front side) contained games on the rear.  7 " x 9 " folded (eight sections).

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1979SecretsSupp2.jpg (113943 bytes) 1979

Far Out Fun booklet for "Secrets From The Past" containing information, projects and games.  7" x 9"  22 pages.

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1979WorldExp.jpg (375025 bytes) 1979

Books for World Explorers...

This was a mailer package 4 section fold up glossy color poster, letter, insert, and mail back all with the envelope to promo the World Explorer books.

 

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1988Dogs.jpg (121866 bytes) 1988

"Dogs on Duty" demonstrates the "subject value" of books in the World Explorer series.

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1988DogsGuide.jpg (215967 bytes) 1988

Teachers guide for "Dogs on Duty"...8 " x 10 "...1 double sided page.

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1991Pets.jpg (102129 bytes) 1991

Book for Young Explorers... "The Pets You Love" is in the 1991 series year which changed in size down to  8 " x 10 "... the series was still 30 plus pages.

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1981MammalsAJ.jpg (143197 bytes) 1981

"Book of Mammals"...Vol. 1 (subjects A -J).  Catalog promotions stated "Outstanding Books for Young Readers" without specific age listing. 9 " x 10 " pages 1 - 304.

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1981MammalsKZ.jpg (181267 bytes) 1981

"Book of Mammals"...Vol. 2 (subjects K -Z).   9 " x 10 " pages 305 - 608.

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1981MoreAbout.jpg (185161 bytes) 1981

This is the booklet supplement to the 1981 series. The four titles of the series are shown on the front with interesting facts inside to aid the child, parent or teacher.  8 " x 10 "...21 pages.

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1984MoreAbout.jpg (129177 bytes) 1984

This is the booklet supplement to the 1984 series. The four titles of the series are shown on the front with interesting facts inside to aid the child, parent or teacher.  8 " x 10 "...21 pages.

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1987GlobalPursuitGame.jpg (89793 bytes) 1987       List of NGS Games

The Game "National Geographic Global Pursuit" came complete with map game board, pieces, cards, and the instructions were designed to increase family geographic knowledge with geography quiz action.

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1990OnAssignmentGame.jpg (107403 bytes) 1990

The Game "On Assignment with National Geographic" came complete with map game board, pieces, cards, and the instructions were designed to increase family geographic knowledge through expedition games.

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1990KidsKit.jpg (70966 bytes) 1991

This Children's Activity Kit contains small books, a puzzle, and projects and was a specific Little Learners Library item. (see catalog page below).

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1991LLearner.jpg (186645 bytes) 1991

A Catalog page showing the Little Learners Library titles available at the time.

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1991ActionBooks.jpg (211090 bytes) 1991      List of Action Books

A Catalog page showing Action Books available at the time.

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1992MayaActivity.jpg (63933 bytes) 1992

The Amazing Maya Activity Kit.  This 11" x 14" folder came with printed Maya info including Glyphs and Maya Structures. It also contains a dozen large heavy cardstock activity sheets and a booklet (shown below).

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1992MayaActivity1.jpg (240376 bytes) 1992

The Amazing Maya Activity Kit Booklet...8 " x 11"...16 pages. Enhances the trip back in time to this culture.

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1995Mission.jpg (94013 bytes) 1995

The Game "National Geographic Mission Survival"  Includes Compass, Game Board, and pieces that are used to teach geography through challenges to the games explorers.

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1995PenPal.jpg (126268 bytes) circa 1995

The Pen Pal Network was an adjunct to National Geographic Society youth programs such as the Geo Bee and the Jr. World Membership.  Participants filled out an interest checklist and for a postal fee, were paired with a youth from another country for mail exchange. This form was available at the National Geographic Society store in Wash. DC.

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1997CoverPuzzles.jpg (111079 bytes) 1997

Cover Puzzles used some popular Magazine Covers as subjects.

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1997MoonMacroMachines.jpg (102584 bytes) 1997

Macro Machines Series #3 "Moon Explorers"

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1997SpaceMacroMachines.jpg (107770 bytes) 1997

Macro Machines Series #4 "Space Pioneers"

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1997AnimalPuzzles.jpg (129532 bytes) 1997

Animal Puzzles as shown in this catalog entry.

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1997Joey.jpg (142894 bytes) 1997

"Australia" action book and Joeys' toy as shown in this catalog entry.

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1997Leaves.jpg (170765 bytes) 1997

A Trees book and leaf press kit as shown in this catalog entry.

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1997MysteryVoyage.jpg (147269 bytes) 1997

The National Geographic Mystery Voyage Game... as shown in this catalog entry.

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1997RainForest.jpg (175057 bytes) 1997

The Rain Forest banner kit as shown in this catalog entry..

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1997RainForest1.jpg (114586 bytes) 1997

The Rain Forest book and foam puzzle as shown in this catalog entry..

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1997TalkingToy.jpg (103373 bytes) 1997

The Really Wild Animals talking toy.

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1998AZMammalsKZ.jpg (172859 bytes) 1998 

This is the Reissue of the "Book of Mammals" in a single Vol. (see 1981 above).

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