Get ready to kick homework butt!

As the summer winds down and the new school year approaches, it can be hard to get your kids away from the video games and back into books. The World Almanac® for Kids 2014 (available August 20; $13.99) is a perfect addition to every child’s back-to-school list that will get them excited and inspired to learn.

An excellent homework helper, reference source and entertainment read, the 2014 edition offers everything from easy writing hints to quick test-taking tips, plus a brand-new feature on how to research for papers, projects, and reports that emphasizes good sourcing online and off and avoiding errors and plagiarism.

There is something for every child in The World Almanac® for Kids 2014 contains thousands of fun, fascinating facts, photos, puzzles, games, maps, and more.