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  • Dance

    By Rita Storey
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    Rita Storey
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  • Drawing

    By Kate Rochester
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    Kate Rochester
    Learn how to draw from scratch and create amazing artworks! Simple tips, tricks and step-by-step instructions show you how to work with different subjects like faces, landscapes and still life, plus introduce you to key concepts like composition, perspective and movement. Each project will introduce a new technique for you to practise and includes a variation to try once you've mastered the skill. The Get Into series is designed to get kids excited about being creative. Fun, easy to follow and with colourful illustrations and photography, each book is a comprehensive introduction to a popular hobby. Other titles available: Sewing, Gardening, Baking, Knitting, Photography.
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  • Decorative Cards

    By Annalees Lim
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    Annalees Lim
    Make beautiful cards, with these easy, fun and exciting projects for children aged 5+! Let children craft their way through this book, creating and improvising as they go, to celebrate a whole range of special occasions. Use this book to make a cake-themed birthday card, create a 3D Easter egg card and build a pop-up paper lantern for Diwali!Using readily available materials, the 10 Minute Crafts series is packed full of fun crafts for special occasions. The perfect tool for teachers looking for original ideas as well as parents looking for fun ways to keep kids entertained.
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  • Divali

    By Robyn Hardyman
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    Robyn Hardyman
    Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, is celebrated for five days with various activities and food. This book explores the festival and the story behind it and features six simple origami projects for your own festive fun! The book shows how people around the world decorate their homes with lights and rangoli patterns, and how they end the Diwali celebration with a special day for brothers and sisters. Attractively designed, its simple text and wonderful full-colour photos make this an essential book for children celebrating or learning about the festival. The origami activities are accessible to all and are explained with step-by-step illustrations. Your fantastic creations can be used as decorations for the festival, for presents, to impress your teacher for a Diwali school project or simply to wow your friends!The book is part of the Origami Festivals series, which bring religious festivals to life through origami art. Each festival is examined in detail, from its history to its significance today and the manner in which people worldwide celebrate it. Origami craft activities engage the reader in each festival and add a fun art and design element to the series. A religious and interactive craft series for children aged 9+.
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    Doctors and Nurses

    By Liz Gogerly
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    Liz Gogerly
    Find out what a doctors and nurses do. Follow step-up-step activities to dress like a doctor, make a stethoscope and doctor's surgery. Then follow simple role plays to act out the part of a doctor or nurse!
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  • Dance Culture: Bhangra and Bollywood

    By Anna Claybourne
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    Anna Claybourne
    Bollywood and bhangra dances are a riot of swirling colours, glitzy costumes and high energy beats. Look inside to find sensational step by step photo guides, a 5-minute interview with a leading Bollywood dance choreographer, the blog of a young dancer's experience at a reality TV dance show, plus record breaking facts and a potted history of the dances. The Radar series delivers streetwise, hot-topic reads for kids aged 9+. With bold, fresh design and topics that have bags of kid-appeal, Radar will encourage children to read - and keep reading!
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  • Dragons

    By Jorge Santillan
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    Jorge Santillan
    Learn to Draw: Dragons shows children how to draw six incredible dragons, from magical, wicked and flying dragons to fire-breathing, water and Chinese dragons. Each drawing is broken down into seven simple, easy-to-follow steps to help children create, and then colour in, their own dragon pictures. Fact boxes on each spread provide information about dragons, allowing children to learn about, as well as to draw, them. A glossary at the back of the book explains any complicated words, and a 'More Information' section gives suggestions as to how children can find out more about dragons and dragon myths.If children have loved learning to draw dragons, why not try learning to draw dinosaurs, baby animals, fairies, mermaids, unicorns, knights, castles, pirates and pirate ships in other titles in the series?
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  • Dance Culture: Brazilian Dance

    By Liz Gogerly
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    Liz Gogerly
    The amazing mix of martial arts, dance and gravity-defying acrobatics makes Brazil's capoeira one of today's most fascinating dance styles. Make sure it's on your radar! Discover step-by-step guides to some of the popular moves to get you started, learn about the history of this fascinating Brazilian dance, read an interview with a leading capoeira coach and the real life story of a young capoeirista! The Radar series delivers streetwise, hot-topic reads for kids aged 9+. With bold, fresh design and topics that have bags of kid-appeal, Radar will encourage children to read - and keep reading!
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  • Dinosaurs

    By Jorge Santillan
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    Jorge Santillan
    Learn to Draw: Dinosaurs shows children how to draw six incredible dinosaurs, from T-rex, Stegosaurus and Diplodocus to Triceratops, Velociraptor and Allosaurus. Each drawing is broken down into seven simple, easy-to-follow steps to help children create, and then colour in, their own dinosaur pictures. Fact boxes on each spread provide information about each dinosaur, allowing children to learn about, as well as to draw, them. A glossary at the back of the book explains any complicated words, and a 'More Information' section gives suggestions as to how children can find out more about dinosaurs.If children have loved learning to draw dinosaurs, why not try learning to draw baby animals, dragons, fairies, mermaids, unicorns, knights, castles, pirates and pirate ships in other titles in the series?
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  • Design and Technology What Job Can I Get?

    By Richard Spilsbury
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    Richard Spilsbury
    The different careers that lead on from an interest or aptitude in design and technology are explored. Many occupations are examined, including being an interior designer, carpenter, jewellery designer, structural engineer and electrician, among many others. It provides an inside glimpse into what the job involves and the special skills that are needed.
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  • Dinosaurs

    By Rita Storey
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    Rita Storey
    Get creative with these fun dinosaur activities. Follow the briliant step-by-step photographs to make a papier-mache dinosaur, dinosaur feet, a dinosaur fossil, an Icarosaurus glider and lots, lots more. This book contains everything you need to create your own magical fairy world.Part of the series Have Fun With Arts and Crafts - brilliant craft projects for boys and girls.
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  • Dolphins and Other Sea Creatures

    By Peter Gray
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    Peter Gray
    Brilliant books for animal artists! These books reinforce key art skills and help young children develop their repertoire. The step-by-step technique takes you from basic outlines to fully coloured up drawings using a range of paints and inks. Featuring popular animals to inspire young artists.
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  • Drumming

    By Ian Adams
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    Ian Adams
    Using step-by-step photographs, this book will show you how to set up your drum kit, the different techniques you can try and how to put rhythms together, so you can start creating your own drum solos and routines!
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  • Drawing the Villains in Your Graphic Novel

    By Frank Lee
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    Frank Lee
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  • Drawing the Heroes in Your Graphic Novel

    By Frank Lee
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    Frank Lee
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  • Drawing Action in Your Graphic Novel

    By Frank Lee
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    Frank Lee
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  • Drawing Wild Animals

    By Trevor Cook, Rebecca Clunes, Lisa Miles
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    Trevor Cook, Rebecca Clunes, Lisa Miles
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  • Drawing Sports Figures

    By Trevor Cook, Rebecca Clunes, Lisa Miles
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    Trevor Cook, Rebecca Clunes, Lisa Miles
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  • Dakota Fanning

    By Clare Hibbert
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    Clare Hibbert
    Welcome to Teen Stars! Whether you're already a fan, or just want to find out more, this series has something for everyone who's into the teen celebrity scene.
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  • Drawing Wicked Tyrants

    By Steve Sims, Steve Sims
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    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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