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Top Jobs: Celebrity Photographer

Isabel Thomas
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Isabel Thomas
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Top Jobs: Being a DJ

Matt Anniss, Lisa Regan
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Matt Anniss, Lisa Regan
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Dance Culture: Bhangra and Bollywood

Anna Claybourne
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Anna Claybourne

Bollywood and bhangra dances are a riot of swirling colours, glitzy costumes and high energy beats. Look inside to find sensational step by step photo guides, a 5-minute interview with a leading Bollywood dance choreographer, the blog of a young dancer's experience at a reality TV dance show, plus record breaking facts and a potted history of the dances. The Radar series delivers streetwise, hot-topic reads for kids aged 9+. With bold, fresh design and topics that have bags of kid-appeal, Radar will encourage children to read - and keep reading!

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Dance Culture: Brazilian Dance

Liz Gogerly
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Liz Gogerly
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Art on the Street: Graffiti Culture

Liz Gogerly
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Liz Gogerly
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Art on the Street: Body Decoration

Adam Sutherland
Authors:
Adam Sutherland

Find out all about body decoration from around the world, today and back in history! Discover where tattooing and piercing came from, how people have used make up since the ancient times, and learn how to create your own intricate nail art designs or make a pair of earrings. Look inside to find a 5-minute Interview and a Star Story with a famous TV tattoo artist, have a debate on the pros and cons of body art, and then read all about some amazing body decoration record breakers!

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Street Sports: Freestyle BMX

Isabel Thomas
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Isabel Thomas

The high-adrenalin thrill of freestyle BMX is creating a stir on the extreme sports scene. Make sure it's on your radar! Look inside to find the real life story of young BMX pro, a 5-minute interview with a biking expert who provides the low-down on this awesome sport, plus step by step guides to super BMX stunts and moves! Are you on the radar?

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Street Sports: Street Football

Paul Mason, Sarah Eason
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Paul Mason, Sarah Eason

The awesome creativity of street football is taking the world of urban street sports by storm - make sure it's on your radar! Look inside to find a real life story of a young, talented street footballer, a star story featuring a world class professional street footballing duo and a 5-minute interview with an expert in the street football scene. Are you on the radar?

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Street Sports: Free Running

Paul Mason, Sarah Eason
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Paul Mason, Sarah Eason

The acrobatic sport of free running is taking the urban landscape by storm - make sure it's on your radar! Look inside to the real-life story of an awesome, adrenalin-fuelled free runner, a star story featuring a Hollywood actor who pulls cool street stunts and a 5-minute interview with a free running expert. Are you on the radar?

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Top Jobs: Being a Model

Adam Sutherland
Authors:
Adam Sutherland

Radar takes a front-row seat at the fashion shows of the world and finds out what it is like to be a catwalk model. Being a professional model is not just about treading the boards in the latest fashion, though - also included in this book are a profile of one of the world's top hand models, an interview with commercial model Joy Faoyinbo and a behind-the-scenes view of a model agency. The book also addresses the more controversial aspects of the industry by debating whether size zero should be banned form catwalks.

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Top Jobs: Celebrity Fashion Stylist

Isabel Thomas
Authors:
Isabel Thomas

From red-carpet events and film sets to fashion shoots and even the walk in the park, celebrity stylists are the key to a star looking the part. This Radar title finds out what it takes to be a top-of-the-range stylist, why they are considered the real trendsetters and what their tricks are to making outfits look that extra bit more stunning. Also included are an interview with star stylist Melis Kuris and a profile of personal stylist and creative director to Kylie Minogue, William Baker.

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Police and Combat: Special Forces

Adam Sutherland
Authors:
Adam Sutherland

The world's most dangerous missions are carried out by elite fighting crews - the special forces. Packed with facts, stats and amazing stories, this book gives a thrilling look behind the scenes of the world's top soldiers. Discover the dramatic story behind the capture of Osama Bin Laden, find out what it is like to be in the SAS in our amazing interview with an ex-SAS officer and read all about the top five most daring missions of all time!

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Art on the Street: Graffiti Culture

Liz Gogerly
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Liz Gogerly

Graffiti art is making an impact on our urban landscape - make sure it's on your radar! Look inside to find out which artists are at the cutting edge of graffiti culture, learn about the different methods of creating urban art and read a star story of a famous graffiti artist! Are you on the radar?

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Dance Culture: Street Dance

Liz Gogerly
Authors:
Liz Gogerly

Find out all about the buzz on the streets! Learn some cool house steps with Radar's photographic how-to's, read the star story of a famous US dance crew, and a 5-minute interview with a hip, young street dance teacher and choreographer. Learn some cool street dance lingo and read an account of a street dance jam. Find out how street dance started, from its roots in New York city to where it's at today!

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Radar Top Jobs Resources

Top Jobs is a series of nine books, including Being a Pro Footballer and Celebrity Fashion Stylist, all with a strong magazine-style flavour. The books deliver streetwise, high interest, non-fiction reads to your classroom or library. Download resources here.

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Radar Dance Culture Resources

Dance Culture is a series of five books -- Bhangra and Bollywood, Capoeira, Latin Dance, Ice Dance and Stree Dance -- that delivers streetwise, high interest, non-fiction reads to your classroom or library. Download resources here.

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Radar Art on the Street Resources

Art on the Street is series of four books -- Cool Brands, Body Decoration, Street Art and Graffiti Culture -- that delivers streetwise, high interest, non-fiction reads to your classroom or library. Download resources here.

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Radar Police and Combat Resources

Police and Combat is a series of four books -- Armed Services, Police Forensics, Special Forces and Undercover Operations -- that delivers streetwise, high interest, non-fiction reads to your classroom or library. Download resources here.

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Radar Street Sports Resources

Street Sports is a series of four books -- Board Sports, Free Running, Freestyle BMX and Street Football -- that delivers streetwise, high interest, non-fiction reads to your classroom or library. Download resources here.

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Radar: Top Jobs

Top Jobs is a series of nine books in the Radar range - books that deliver streetwise, high interest, non-fiction reads to your classroom or library. Each title contains a range of literacy text types that feature in the form of magazine-style content.