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Racing Cars

David West
Authors:
David West

Learn all about racing cars, from the first racers to the drag racers.Have you ever wondered where the crew all sit inside a tank, or what a jet engine looks like behind the turbine blades? Well these six books will help you find out just that! Find out something amazing about each vehicle and then turn the page to see it sliced in two where its innermost secrets will be revealed. Simple text and large labels and captions will make the bite-sized pieces of information appeal to a wide range of reading abilities, and the artwork is both friendly and accessible. What's Inside - perfect for inquisitive, machine-mad readers who love the details of how vehicles work. Suitable for readers aged 8+.

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

A Soldier, A Dog and A Boy

Libby Hathorn, Phil Lesnie
Contributors:
Libby Hathorn, Phil Lesnie
Franklin Watts

Remembering the Fallen of the First World War

Sarah Ridley
Authors:
Sarah Ridley
Franklin Watts

Being Safe Online

Honor Head
Authors:
Honor Head

A simple series of books, empowering younger children aged 5-7 to know how to look after themselves in a variety of everyday situations. Includes tips from 'supermouse' Safety Sam on how to stay safe and how to identify potential dangers.Being Safe Online looks at some of the potential dangers for children as they take their first steps using the internet or apps, when they play on their parents' phones, laptops and tablets. Without being sensationalist or scary, it explains, amongst other things, why it is important to keep your personal details private, how to deal with cyber bullies, how to search the web safely and how to enjoy yourself on line securely.

Franklin Watts

Internet Safety

Anne Rooney
Authors:
Anne Rooney

The Internet offers great ways to learn new things and keep in touch with people you know, but children need to be careful. In this book children can find out why why they need to be careful online, how to be safe when using social networking sites, how to keep their passwords safe, how to avoid cyberbullying and much more.Internet Safety is part of the Let's Read and Talk About series. Each book has a range of questions to help children with speaking and listening skills, and 'take action' panels which give ideas for activities. Free downloadable activity sheets are also available to accompany the books at: www.franklinwatts.co.uk/downloads.

Franklin Watts

Your Dad

Roy Apps, Nick Sharratt
Contributors:
Roy Apps, Nick Sharratt
Franklin Watts

Your Teacher

Roy Apps, Nick Sharratt
Contributors:
Roy Apps, Nick Sharratt

Funny and fast moving, with just the right level of Dennis-the-Menace-type mischief, How to Handle: Your Teacher is perfect for readers who love a good laugh (largely at the expense of teachers!).Inside you'll find highly expert* advice to help identify teacher 'types', and hints about where teachers actually come from (I'll give you a clue, it's not Earth), plus support to get you through your S(PL)ATS. There's also an exclusive look behind-the-scenes at what really goes on in the staffroom - oh, and some silly quizzes.WARNING: contains daft material that kids might actually enjoy reading. Perfect for readers aged 7+.*Written by a BAFTA award winning author, Roy Apps, and illustrated by Nick Sharratt - winner of the Nestle Book Award.

Franklin Watts

Your Mum

Roy Apps, Nick Sharratt
Contributors:
Roy Apps, Nick Sharratt
Franklin Watts

The Anglo-Saxons in Britain

Moira Burretfield
Authors:
Moira Burretfield

Tracking Down the Anglo Saxons in Britain examines how the Anglo-Saxons affected Britain and looks at what evidence is available for us to see today. Fact-filled text and colourful photographs explain what life was like in Anglo-Saxon Britain, while 'Go Visit...' panels offer readers a chance to examine the clues for themselves. The books are perfect for readers aged 8+ who are studying the Anglo-Saxon era in Britain or the Battle of Hastings.It is part of a series of books, which take a look at archaeological, structural and museum evidence from around Britain, allowing readers to build up a picture of what life was like in key historical periods and showing how you can discover it for yourself by visiting sites around the country.

Franklin Watts

The Vikings in Britain

Moira Butterfield
Authors:
Moira Butterfield

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Franklin Watts Authors on SLA Award Shortlist

The School Library Association celebrated the first Information Book Award on Wednesday 2nd November with an event at the Free Word Centre in London: Hachette Children's Books imprint Franklin Watts had four authors on the shortlist!

17 June 2014

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HL Dennis is the author of the six-book ‘Unlock the Truth’ Secret Beakers series, the fourth of which, Tower of the Winds, has just been published. Here she talks to Graham Marks about how the series came about, how she writes and what it’s like to live in a world of codes and clues. As far as we can tell, there are no hidden messages in any of her answers…