BOSTON, Sept. 23, 2015. National Geographic Learning (NGL), part of Cengage Learning, today unveiled theNational Geographic Learning Book Club for K-8 classrooms. The book club offers more than 360 titles from the National Geographic Kids collection of best-selling books to support disciplinary learning across science, mythology, history and outer space.
National Geographic Kids immerses children in exciting, inspiring and real experiences that ignite their curiosity about the world. Best-selling titles include Weird but True, National Geographic Readers, Angry Birds, and Atlases. Through this effort, students will have collections of books across many subject areas and genres to delve deeper into topics relating to animals, space, science, poetry, food, national parks, humor, as well as some titles offered in Spanish.
"Engaging students in non-fiction reading material at a young age is essential to inspiring their continued interest in the social and natural sciences," observed Vincent Grosso, senior vice president, National Geographic Learning. "At National Geographic Learning, it is our mission to provide students with compelling storylines and vibrant imagery to make reading more exciting and enriching. We want to bring the joy of learning to today's students, and the new National Geographic Learning Book Club will make more high-quality and engaging reading materials available to students."
"We are thrilled to partner with National Geographic Learning on this new collaboration to engage more students about our fascinating world and how it works," said John Lalor, vice president of global sales, National Geographic Books. "Our goal is to empower children to be curious and ask questions about their world. Through the National Geographic Learning Book Club we are providing students with fun and interesting reading materials that will encourage their hunger for knowledge and interest in learning."
For more information about the National Geographic Learning Book Club please visit NGL.Cengage.com/BookClub. To learn more about other products available from National Geographic Learning, please visit NGL.Cengage.com.
About Cengage Learning and National Geographic Learning
Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional and library markets worldwide. National Geographic Learning, part of Cengage Learning, is a provider of quality core and supplemental educational materials for the PreK12, adult education and ELT markets. Cengage Learning and National Geographic Learning distribute a variety of content from the National Geographic Society to the academic and library markets worldwide.www.cengage.com.