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Franklin Watts

Olympic Expert

Paul Mason
Authors:
Paul Mason

Published to coincide with the 2016 Olympic Games, this books gives young readers all the facts and stats, lists, quotes and trivia that they need about the Olympics. It will also take a look back at the history of the Olympics, as well as looking forward to the events and people that will light up the 2016 Olympics, and inspire a new generation of athletes and sportspeople.A great resource for readers aged 8+, Olympic Expert offers information on the great variety of different Olympic events, highlighting some 'must-see' moments, while famous Olympians through history are celebrated with quote and mini-biographies. The book concludes with a big quiz.

Franklin Watts

The Life of Roald Dahl

Emma Fischel
Authors:
Emma Fischel

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Roald Dahl's birth, this book traces his life from his childhood, to his time in Africa and as a fighter pilot and his early writing - leading to Roald becoming one of the funniest, most famous and best-loved children's authors of all time. The book also includes information about his legacy. A fun quiz and brief summaries of four of Roald Dahl's best-loved books (James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The BFG) are included to inspire children to read them.Every page features easy-to-follow text and a black-and-white line drawing to help bring Roald Dahl's adventures to life. Accessible to readers aged 6 and up.

Franklin Watts

Big Cats

Annabelle Lynch
Authors:
Annabelle Lynch

Roar! Discover the world of the fierce big cats, from sleepy lions to speedy cheetahs. Tadpoles Learners are an ideal introduction to non-fiction for beginner readers, blending accessible text with big, striking photos.

Franklin Watts

Really Horrible History Jokes

Karen King, Patience Coster
Authors:
Karen King, Patience Coster

History isn't all serious - it's hilarious, too! Packed with lots of history-based disgusting, horrible, and yucky jokes on all things history-related.This series taps into kids' fascination with all things yucky. Readers will love to dip into these treasure troves of ickiness and share their new jokes with friends and family. Four titles in the series - Science, Animals, Body and History.

Franklin Watts

Pirates

Philip Steele
Authors:
Philip Steele

Impress your friends (and yourself) with just how much you know about pirates! Loads of facts and stats will bring the world of pirates to life - from the ships they sailed and the treasure the stole to gruesome deaths and gory battles - and ensure you really do Know It All.Part of the series Know It All - there are eight books in this series covering everything from Cars and Knights to Inventions and Dangerous Animals.

Franklin Watts

Big Machines

Andrew Langley
Authors:
Andrew Langley

Impress your friends (and yourself) with just how much you know about big machines! Loads of facts and stats will bring the world of machines to life - from giant diggers, massive cranes and trains to supertankers and planes - this book will ensure you really do Know It All.Part of the series Know It All - there are eight books in this series covering everything from Cars and Knights to Inventions and Dangerous Animals.

Franklin Watts

Really Horrible Body Jokes

Karen King
Authors:
Karen King

The human body can be disgusting, horrible, yucky and funny! This book is packed with side-splitting jokes about our bodies.This series taps into kids' fascination with all things yucky. Readers will love to dip into these treasure troves of ickiness and share their new jokes with friends and family. Four titles in the series - Science, Animals, Body and History.

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Really Horrible Animal Jokes

Karen King
Authors:
Karen King
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Players

Pete May
Authors:
Pete May
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Teams

Pete May
Authors:
Pete May

A fun look at the World Cup that features all the facts and stats, lists and essential data that boys (and lots of girls!) of all ages love. This book counts down the ten best teams in World Cup history, from Brazil in 1970 to Spain in 2010, and looks forward to the games and players that will light up the 2014 World Cup. Each book includes a big quiz so that readers can challenge their friends to see who is the real World Cup Expert!

Franklin Watts

World's Fastest

Anne Rooney
Authors:
Anne Rooney

Do you know what is the fastest bird? Or who is the fastest man? What about the name of the fastest car, or the fastest boat?No? Then find out in World's Fastest - filled with facts about some of the fastest things on Earth. Slipstream is a new generation of reading resources specifically designed for struggling and reluctant readers. Through exciting and carefully levelled texts, Slipstream enables readers to accelerate their reading experience.This book is part of Slipstream LEVEL 1. The 300-word text is levelled for readers with a reading age of 7, but its engaging content makes it perfect for a wide range of older readers too.All texts are levelled by reading experts Dee Reid and Diana Bentley.

Franklin Watts

Espresso Phonics: L5: Kim's Joke

Gill Budgell
Authors:
Gill Budgell
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The Animal Antics Joke Book

Sean Connolly, Kay Barnham
Authors:
Sean Connolly, Kay Barnham

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The Funny Food Joke Book

Sean Connolly, Kay Barnham
Authors:
Sean Connolly, Kay Barnham

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Martin Luther King

Verna Wilkins
Authors:
Verna Wilkins

Martin is a clever, happy child born in the south of the United States of America. As he grows up he becomes angry at the way black people are treated. Find out all about Martin Luther King and his "I have a dream" speech in Washington DC in 1963 with this story that is packed with all the facts and colourful pictures.This book is part of a series of picture books, Famous People, Great Events, which are suitable for ages 6-12. They tell the stories of famous men and women and great events in history and can be used to study the primary history curriculum. Written by successful authors, they are enjoyable reads which are packed with facts and colourful illustrations.Each book includes a timeline of key dates, a quiz and index.

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The Great Fire of London

Gillian Clements
Authors:
Gillian Clements
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Anne Frank

Harriet Castor
Authors:
Harriet Castor
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Becoming Queen Elizabeth II

Gillian Clements
Authors:
Gillian Clements

As the longest-reigning British monarch, it's hard to believe that when Elizabeth was born, no-one imagined that she would one day be Queen - so how did this happen? Read all about Queen Elizabeth II's story in this engaging illustrated story book, which traces her life from childhood, to Coronation and the dawning of a new Elizabethan Age.This book is part of a series of picture books, Famous People, Great Events, which are suitable for ages 6-12. They tell the stories of famous men and women and great events in history and can be used to study the primary history curriculum. Written by successful authors, they are enjoyable reads which are packed with facts and colourful illustrations.Each book includes a timeline of key dates, a quiz and index.

Franklin Watts

Florence Nightingale

Emma Fischel
Authors:
Emma Fischel

Read about the life of this extraordinary woman. Florence Nightingale was lucky. Her wealthy parents encouraged her to travel, to go to parties and, one day soon, to marry. But Florence had different plans. She wanted to be a nurse and no one was going to stop her.This book is part of a series of picture books, Famous People, Great Events, which are suitable for ages 6-12. They tell the stories of famous men and women and great events in history and are suitable for the primary history curriculum. Written by successful authors, they are enjoyable reads which are packed with facts and colourful illustrations.Each book includes a timeline of key dates, a quiz and index.

Wayland Books

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