Chris Oxlade - Hachette Children's Group

Chris Oxlade



Chris Oxlade, is an experienced writer of information books for children. He specializes in science and technology, and has written more than sixty titles, on subjects ranging from kites to virtual reality as well as books on various forms of transport.
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Ten Fire Engines and Emergency Vehicles

Chris Oxlade
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Chris Oxlade

There are lots of ways machines can be cool. They can be the biggest, the smallest, the tallest, the longest and even the noisiest. Machine mad kids will love pouring over the details of the ten awesome machines in each book. Fantastic Five stat panels give the scoop on what makes these machines tick and key design features are highlighted to help you earn something new about your favourite diggers, tractors, trucks ad emergency vehicles.Perfect for readers who can't get enough of books about machines, but who have outgrown the simple picture books aimed at a much younger level. Those who are beginning to read by themselves will find the text fun to read and accessible.For children aged 5+

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Ten Trucks

Chris Oxlade
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Chris Oxlade
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Cricket

Chris Oxlade
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Chris Oxlade

Looking to take up a new sport? Or just thinking about ways to keep fit and healthy? This book is a great introduction to all the important cricket skills you'll need. Full of skills tips and photos showing key techniques, you'll discover everything - from training to competing - while also finding out something about cricket stars of the past and present.

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Weather

Chris Oxlade
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Chris Oxlade
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Volcanoes

Chris Oxlade
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Chris Oxlade
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Seas and Coasts

Chris Oxlade
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Rivers

Chris Oxlade
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World War I

Chris Oxlade
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Wayland

Popcorn: In Space: Moon

Chris Oxlade
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Chris Oxlade

Read about how the Moon shines and why we have night and day. Find out about the surface of the Moon. Discover what the far side of the Moon is. Learn about the astronauts who have visited the Moon.

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Popcorn: In Space: Earth

Chris Oxlade
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Chris Oxlade

Read about the planet we live on and its place in the solar system. Discover why we have night and day. Find out about the hottest and coldest places on Earth and explore why the Sun is important for life on Earth.

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Fire Disaster

Chris Oxlade
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Chris Oxlade
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Battles That Changed the World

Chris Oxlade, David West
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Chris Oxlade, David West

In AD 732, near the town of Tours, France, a Frankish army defeated the invading Islamic army and stopped the advance of the Islamic empire into Europe. It is one of ten battles in this book, ranging from Thermopylae in Ancient Greece to the Battle of Britain during World War II, chosen because of their lasting effect on world history