By David West
Introducing knights! Do you know how men (and some women) became knights? Or what happens to a knight who is captured in battle? What about knights from other countries, what were they called? Well this book will tell you! A perfect introduction for kids who want to know what being a knight was all about. Bite-sized facts mean you can dip into this book at random, or read it cover to cover. Part of the series Lots of Things You Want to Know About, four books that take a look at some of the most dangerous jobs...ever! Aimed at children aged 7+, these books combine large full colour illustrations and simple paragraphs of text to encourage children to read around these high-interest topics.
By James Nixon
Impress your friends (and yourself) with just how much you know about Knights! Loads of facts and stats will bring the world of knights to life, the weapons and armour, training, fighting and medieval life. Read this book to ensure you really do Know It All!Part of the series Know It All - there are eight books in this series covering everything from Cars and Pirates to Inventions and Dangerous Animals.
Keep Your Cool: How to Deal with Life's Worries and Stress
By Aaron Balick (Dr), Clotilde Szymanski
Does life keep making you stressed, worried and unable to achieve what you want? Then this book is for you! Deal with issues such as bullying, family strife, exam panic and what it means to be you in your life. Filled with lots of practical activities providing support and guidance and advice on techniques such as mindfulness, this book will keep you cool, calm and collected in the modern world.Addressing serious issues such as bullying, family strife and exam panics, this title offers support and guidance on how to manage difficult relationships, situations and build self-esteem. Includes a vast selection of exercises to help the reader stay focused and in control, such as yoga, mindfulness, breathing exercises and rationalising activities.
By Laura Durman
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a medieval warrior? In Knights you'll learn all about the lives of these brave champions. Find out how knights were trained, why coats of arms were so important and how knights fought on the battlefield.Part of the series Knights and Castles, you can find out the answers to all of these questions and much more!
By Alison Brownlie Bojang
Countries in Our World focuses on the countries that shape and influence our modern world. Each book examines physical features, daily life, industry, media, leisure and much more. Each title in Countries in our World is a mine of useful information ideal for school and project work.
By Neil Morris
History Crafts is a history series with a difference. Each book is packed with facts and full-colour illustrations from a selected historical era or subject. In addition there are fun related craft projects for the young reader to try, with clear step-by-step instructions. Read about the history; make the crafts - History Crafts is a fun way into history for all young readers.
By Liz Miles
By Rebekah Shirley
Dressing Up encourages young children to be imaginative, creative and boosts confidence.
By Tracey Turner
Have you ever:Wrestled a crocodile?Dived with great white sharks?Had a tarantula walk on your hand?If you answered NO to all of the above then this is the book for you!Are you a scaredy cat? Perfect! Feel frightened of animals? Woohoo! Inside you can read about loads of crazy stuff and how to survive - or avoid it.Love you inner wimp!Inside:Deadly Land Predators - Polar Bears, Lions, Tigers, Snakes, HippopotamusesUnder Water Killers - Sharks, Box Jellyfish, CrocodilesTiny Assassins - Mosquitos, Spiders, ScorpionsThis title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get children reading with confidence. We believe this title will be of interest to readers aged 7+ and to older readers who struggle with reading.EDGE - for books kids can't put down.
Kill or Capture
By Craig Simpson, David Cousens
The news isn't good: 347 prisoners have escaped from a prison in Kandahar. One of the prisoners is Jabir Hassani -- a Taliban warlord and old enemy of Major Connor.Now Connor and his Delta Force unit must bring back two men kidnapped during the break out, and kill or capture Hassani, who is planning to kill the Afghan president. But the Taliban warlord also has another, much bigger target in his sights...Craig Simpson is the author of the critically acclaimed "Special Operations" series.This title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get children reading with confidence. EDGE - for books kids can't put down.
Kim's Treehouse Pirate
By Diane Marwood
This series featuring the popular characters from Espresso Education includes fun stories in under 200 words for children building their reading confidence.
By Alex Woolf
If you ever wanted to know how Bears survive in the wild, find out in this fascinating book about Attack for survival.
By Anthony Horowitz, Dan Boultwood
Matt finds a camera for his Dad's birthday at a car boot sale. It's exactly what he needs, and it's really cheap. But is it too good to be true? Strange things start happening, and as Matt finds out more about the camera's previous owners, his world begins to fall apart.Full colour, graphic novel adaptions of some of the most hauntingly entertaining Horowitz short stories.