Angela Royston - Hachette Children's Group

Angela Royston



Angela Royston is an extremely well known writer of children's educational books. Her library of titles includes books about space, science, geography, history, social sciences and literacy, just to name a few! Angela regularly visits schools to find out what children are learning and exploring in the classroom, and discusses many of her book titles with children during these visits. Angela is married with children, and lives and works in London.
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How to Survive in the Rainforest

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
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How to Survive in the Desert

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
Franklin Watts

Space

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
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Human and Animal Bodies

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
Franklin Watts

Skin Deep: The Business of Beauty

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

Skin Deep digs beneath the beauty industry's glamorous surface to find out how it makes its billions. The book looks at the history of the beauty industry, from ancient cosmetics through to poisonous products, and the extraordinary lengths people have gone to in order to look good. The book examines how the beauty industry today is worth billions, exploring its latest technological developments and just how much people will pay to be beautiful.Discover the world's biggest money-making industries and the secrets of their success in Big-time Business. From the pharmaceutical industry and entertainment world through to the business of beauty, banking, social networking and energy, find out why these enterprising worlds have a grip on the global economy and are considered the biggest money-generators on the planet. A high-interest exploration of the business world for 9+ readers.

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Bones and Muscles

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

Your body is truly amazing - in this book find out what's going on under your skin from your skeleton that is the frame of your body to the muscles that move your bones. The book is perfect for children aged 7+ who are studying science and the human body. The book is part of the series 'Your body - inside and out' in which photographs and artwork combine to show you how your body works - both inside and out!

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Planet Earth

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

Explore the wonderful world we live in, from snowy mountains to deep, steamy rainforests. Discover the facts and Share the learning in these fun books.A series of differentiated text books on topics that children really want to read about. The lower level text is ideal for emerging readers and the higher level text will suit more able readers. The large, square format encourages sharing, and spectacular photos are featured on every page.

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Seaside

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
Franklin Watts

Speedy Science

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

Speedy Science is a book which is packed with fun science experiments children can do in minutes, using everyday things at home or school. The book covers all areas of Science from life on earth to physical science and include explanations as to why what happened ... happened! Topics include: plants, animals and humans, living things, sound, states of matter, materials, habitats, electricity, Earth and space, forces, magnets, habitats and light. Follow the step-by-step instructions and then work out what happened just like a real scientist.The book encourages children to understand science while having fun.

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What Happens When an Ice Cap Melts?

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
Franklin Watts

Experiments With a Lemon

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

It's amazing how many experiments you can do with a lemon! This book features lots of exciting experiments including planting seeds, making a fizz in a cup, blowing up a balloon, writing secret messages and using a lemon to make a battery.It is part of the series 'One-stop science' which features simple experiments using everyday objects. Each book includes step-by-step photographs and explanations behind the science.

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Space

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
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Oceans

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

Can you imagine living and working under the sea? It's the reality for some scientists, who inhabit laboratories deep at the bottom of the ocean. Research on the Edge - Ocean Lab is a gripping look at the daily lives of these scientists, and the vital research they carry out in extreme conditions. Discover the difficulties of setting up an ocean lab and the challenges of supplying equipment and necessities to the workers. Children can read about the conditions scientists live in, from how they breathe to what they eat, and some of the dangerous animals and plants they must avoid. Explore how research conducted under the sea can help with conservation, increase our understanding of climate change, and expand our knowledge of marine life, biodiversity and habitats. It can reveal untapped resources, and unknown eco-systems. Learn about the incredible technology that enables the scientists to live and work in dangerous conditions and the transport they use to travel around the ocean floor. See how they attempt to live with as little impact on their environment as possible. Discover how scientists manage their data, and publish it in journals around the world, and see how their findings can affect the way we do things in our everyday lives. Find out about the international science community ­- where and why cutting-edge research is carried out, how it is paid for, and who owns the results. 'Danger' panels highlight some of the perils scientists face, while 'Cutting edge' panels detail the latest technology. Research on the Edge - Ocean Lab is ideal for children age 9+, for geography and science projects, or simply as a great leisure read. The ocean is not the only place where scientists work in extreme conditions. Try reading about the Rainforest Lab, the Space Lab and the Polar Lab.

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Pets

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

Which is your favourite pet? Find out all about the different animals that people keep as pets, from stick insects to pigs! A series of differentiated text books on topics that children really want to read about. The lower level text is ideal for emerging readers and the higher level text will suit more able readers. The large, square format encourages sharing, and spectacular photos are featured on every page.

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The Victorians

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

Through examining primary evidence, such as books, photographs, artwork, buildings and inventions, the reader will be introduced to each historical age. Find out about victorian children and their families, about inventions and discoveries, about the Industrial Revolution and about houses and homes. Do the multiple choice quiz at the end to find out what you have learnt.

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Nuclear Accident

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
Franklin Watts

Hurricanes!

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
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Push and Pull

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston
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Sound and Hearing

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

This book looks at the simple idea of sound and hearing with examples from within children's own experience.

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Light and Dark

Angela Royston
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Angela Royston

This book looks at the simple idea of light and dark with examples from within children's own experience.