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  • Acting Skills

    By Stephanie Turnbull
    Authors:
    Stephanie Turnbull
    Acting Skills will show you how to get started on a wide range of performance projects. Packed with ideas and techniques, it includes tips and advice on a whole range of acting skills, such as improvisation and miming and how to make the best use of props, make-up and lighting. This book takes you through some of the skills you might need to put on a performance of your own. Part of the series, Superskills. Six books packed with tips on how to improve your technique in a range of creative fields aimed at children aged 9+.
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  • Ancient Rome

    By Anna Nilsen, David Lopez
    Authors:
    Anna Nilsen
    Illustrated by:
    David Lopez
    Dive into the world of Ancient Rome and help save Granny from an angry Roman leader by completing the puzzles in the book.Puzzle Heroes is an interactive series of very fun, visually-led books containing an adventure or challenge on every page. There are plenty of search-and-find elements in the style of Where's Wally?, combined with topics of educational value, where fun facts help with the challenges. This gives plenty of opportunity to use the book as an extra learning tool - but ultimately the quests are fantastic fun, engrossing readers to the extent that they won't realise they are learning.
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  • Ancient Egypt

    By Anna Nilsen, David Lopez
    Authors:
    Anna Nilsen
    Illustrated by:
    David Lopez
    Dive into the world of Ancient Egypt and help save Granny from an ancient curse by completeing the puzzles in the book.Puzzle Heroes is an interactive series of very fun, visually-led books containing an adventure or challenge on every page. There are plenty of search-and-find elements in the style of Where's Wally?, combined with topics of educational value, where fun facts help with the challenges. This gives plenty of opportunity to use the book as an extra learning tool - but ultimately the quests are fantastic fun, engrossing readers to the extent that they won't realise they are learning.
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  • The Animal Antics Joke Book

    By Sean Connolly, Kay Barnham
    Authors:
    Sean Connolly, Kay Barnham
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  • Animals

    By Paul Gamble, Paul Gamble
    Authors:
    Paul Gamble
    Illustrated by:
    Paul Gamble
    11 popular domestic and wild animals feature in this step-by-step guide. Perfect a pony, sketch a shark and refine a rattlesnake with professional guidance.Whether you can already draw really well or whether you think you can't, Paul Gamble's guides will help you create amazing cartoon-style illustrations of popular animals, superheroes, monsters and more. Once you've mastered these, you'll be inspired to create even more!Six books that will help children aged 6+ improve their art skills. The projects are specially designed to be easy for young readers to reproduce by building up simple lines and curves.
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  • Art Skills

    By Stephanie Turnbull
    Authors:
    Stephanie Turnbull
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  • Awesome Animals: Facts, Stats and Quizzes

    By Tracey Turner
    Authors:
    Tracey Turner
    Stat Attack is irresistible to fact fiends, providing A-Z lists, top tens, etc, and focusing on mind-boggling information about the subjects that really interest them. Fascinating lists are meticulously researched and backed up with supplementary information. The books lend themselves to statistic games and comparisons, and are illustrated in an infographic style.
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  • Cards and Gifts

    By Stephanie Turnbull
    Authors:
    Stephanie Turnbull
    A fun and funky magazine-style book that is packed full of tips on how to make the most of what you've got! Tips and ideas on making all kinds of crafty card and gift projects, such as cards, collages, bath treats, party food and fun fabric makes - all without spending a fortune. Cards and Gifts is full of tips on customising and creating to make fabulous gifts for lots of occasions.Smart Girls is a series aimed at girls aged 9+ as they grow from tweens to teens. Full of inspirational ideas, there's something in these books for any girl.
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  • Circus Skills

    By Stephanie Turnbull
    Authors:
    Stephanie Turnbull
    Circus Skills will show you how to get started in this dynamic and varied performance art, encouraging you to develop a range of techniques and skills. Packed with ideas, it includes tips and advice on a whole range of essential skills, such as tumbling, plate spinning and clowning. From learning to master juggling - it even shows you how to make your own soft juggling balls - to more complex balancing techniques and using props, this book is designed to inspire the next generation of circus performers. The book also suggests ways in which these skills could turn into a future career. Part of the series, Superskills. Six books packed with tips on how to improve your technique in a range of creative fields aimed at children aged 9+.
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  • Cooking Skills

    By Stephanie Turnbull
    Authors:
    Stephanie Turnbull
    Cooking Skills will show you how to get started in cooking, encouraging you to develop a range of recipes. Packed with ideas and techniques, it includes tips and advice on a whole range of essential cooking skills, such as chopping safely, kneading and mixing ingredients. From simple no-cook recipes to more complex meals and deserts, this book is designed to inspire the next generation of foodies and chefs, by giving them a solid base to work upon and suggesting ways in which cooking could turn into a future career. Part of the series, Superskills. Six books packed with tips on how to improve your technique in a range of creative fields aimed at children aged 9+.
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  • Cool Stuff to Sew

    By Stephanie Turnbull
    Authors:
    Stephanie Turnbull
    Think you could be the next big thing in sewing? Master some sewing basics and then try your hand at making your own bag, some amazing decorations and all the other crafty creations in this book.You don't need to spend a fortune on your own cool, custom-made stuff. Ingenious ways to use inexpensive materials - many of which you may already have lying around mean you can bake, sew, make and grow loads of brilliant things. Four lovely step-by-step books that encourage readers to use the materials and environment around them to encourage creativity. Can also be used to demonstrate ways to recycle and reuse everyday materials and encourage discussions around wasting food and other resources.
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  • Craft Skills

    By Stephanie Turnbull
    Authors:
    Stephanie Turnbull
    Craft Skills will show you how to get started on a wide range of craft projects. Packed with ideas and techniques, it includes tips and advice on a whole range of crafting skills, such as weaving and origami and how to make different types of puppets and models. Advice at the end of the book suggests what you could do with these crafting skills in terms of a future career in a creative industry.Part of the series, Superskills. Six books packed with tips on how to improve your technique in a range of creative fields.
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  • Creepy Crawlies

    By Paul Gamble, Paul Gamble
    Authors:
    Paul Gamble
    Illustrated by:
    Paul Gamble
    11 popular insects and arachnids feature in this step-by-step guide. Draw a slick scorpion, hone a hornet and caricature a centipede with professional guidance.Whether you can already draw really well or whether you think you can't, Paul Gamble's guides will help you create amazing cartoon-style illustrations of popular animals, superheroes, monsters and more. Once you've mastered these, you'll be inspired to create even more!Six books that will help children aged 6+ improve their art skills. The projects are specially designed to be easy for young readers to reproduce by building up simple lines and curves.
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  • Dancing For Captain Drake

    By Karen Wallace
    Authors:
    Karen Wallace
    Bright, page turning stories that bring history to life, with historially accurate information and fact sections to reinforce learning.In this story, the daring tearaway Arthur Knucklebone finds himself working as a cabin boy for Francis Drake on the Golden Hind... but will his dancing really save the Captain's life?
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  • Drawing Heroic Warriors

    By Steve Sims, Steve Sims
    Authors:
    Steve Sims
    Illustrated by:
    Steve Sims
    Learn how to draw fantasy art with ease with these high-interest books that take a step-by-step approach to skill development to create favorite fantasy heroes.
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  • Drawing Mighty Rulers

    By Steve Sims, Steve Sims
    Authors:
    Steve Sims
    Illustrated by:
    Steve Sims
    Learn how to draw fantasy art with ease with these high-interest books that take a step-by-step approach to skill development to create favorite fantasy heroes.
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  • Drawing Wicked Tyrants

    By Steve Sims, Steve Sims
    Authors:
    Steve Sims
    Illustrated by:
    Steve Sims
    Learn how to draw fantasy art with ease with these high-interest books that take a step-by-step approach to skill development to create favorite fantasy heroes.
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  • Drawing Dungeon Creatures

    By Steve Sims, Steve Sims
    Authors:
    Steve Sims
    Illustrated by:
    Steve Sims
    Learn how to draw fantasy art with ease with these high-interest books that take a step-by-step approach to skill development to create favorite fantasy heroes.
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  • Drawing Dragons and Other Cold-Blooded Creatures

    By Steve Beaumont, Steve Beaumont
    Authors:
    Steve Beaumont
    Illustrated by:
    Steve Beaumont
    Professional illustrator Steve Beaumont takes readers through a masterclass to discover secrets of how to draw Dragons and Other Cold-Blooded Creatures and to put finishing touches to extraordinary creations.
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  • Drawing Werewolves and Other Gothic Ghouls

    By Steve Beaumont, Steve Beaumont
    Authors:
    Steve Beaumont
    Illustrated by:
    Steve Beaumont
    Professional illustrator Steve Beaumont takes readers through a masterclass to discover secrets of how to draw Werewolfs and Other Gothic Ghouls and to put finishing touches to extraordinary creations.
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