Planets Far from Earth
By Ian Graham
Planets Far from Earth offers a look at the peculiarities and similarities of the planets furthest to Earth with wondrous illustrations and facts about what the planets are made of. Discover Jupiter, Saturn and its moon and rings, Uranus, Neptune and the Dwarf planets.Learn about the wonders of space in this series, designed for readers aged 7 and up, but accessible to a wide range of reading abilities. If you've ever wondered what can be found on the dark side of the moon, or what other galaxies lurk beyond the Milky Way, these are the books for you. From the Sun, asteroids and comets to planets far and near Earth, you will discover here the most recent developments in space exploration and research.
By Peter Riley
Find out all about the science in the world around us with Moving Up with Science. Written to support the National Curriculum at Key Stage 2, each title explores key scientific topics through a combination of concise information and fun experiments. Moving Up with Science: Plants explains why flowers have colourful petals; how leaves make food for plants; and how water moves inside roots and stems. Explore different types of flower and discover what happens when seeds are kept in the dark.
Pirates to the Rescue
By Christophe Miraucourt
Melinda is desperate to prove to her father that she is as good a pirate as her brother Ricky. During a trip on their father's pirate ship they are all shipwrecked on a strange island. Worse still, their father is missing!Race Further with Reading is the perfect tool to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, following on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words. This story is just right for 6-8 year olds or those reading book band 11.
By Rosie Banks
A gorgeous new series about best friends and magical princesses!Best friends Charlotte and Mia are training to be Secret Princesses, magical princesses who grant wishes! But mean Princess Poison has a plan to stop them. If they don't grant the last wish, Wishing Star Palace will be destroyed forever!The girls have to help Samira's wish come true, even if it means stepping into the spotlight themselves! Can the girls grant Sam's wish and save Wishing Star Palace before it's too late?Plus...* Special campaign with Monsoon Children's - win the same princess outfits as Charlotte and Mia for you and your best friend!* Collect the tokens for a exclusive Best Friends necklace designed by Monsoon!
By Christophe Miraucourt
Melinda and her brother Ricky discover the whereabouts of some secret treasure! However, the sinister Captain Crook is after the treasure too and kidnaps the children to Skeleton Island...they must find the treasure or await their doom!Race Further with Reading is the perfect tool to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, following on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words.
By Clare Hibbert
A pond is home to lots of different wildlife and is a small, self-contained world known as a microhabitat. Ponds are great places to explore and this book will give you lots of hints and tips for wildlife spotting. You'll also find out about how minibeasts live, the lifecycle of the frog, and about lots of birds, reptiles and mammals that live in and around ponds. Plus there are lots of fun puzzles to help you develop your wildlife spotting skills.It is part of The Great Nature Hunt a series of books for children aged 7+ which are a great resource for the Science curriculum. They help children make systematic and careful observations, gather data and record their findings. Each book is full of puzzles and challenges through which children can learn, while having fun.
The Pirate's Daughter
By Christophe Miraucourt
Melinda is struggling to find a birthday present for her Dad. What do you get a pirate who has everything?! Her brother Ricky soon starts to cause trouble and before you know it the two of them get themselves into terrible danger...Race Further with Reading is the perfect tool to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, following on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words.
Pop Star Power (Graphic Novel)
By Olivia London
The third in a fantastic graphic novel series of new stories and every day adventures with the LEGO ® Friends. In Heartlake City, five friends are determined to have fun in everything they do - whether they're riding horses, babysitting, snowboarding, helping animals, or flying up to the sky in a hot-air balloon! Join Mia, Olivia, Andrea, Stephanie, and Emma as they discover the powers of friendship and making the world a better place. Features exclusive content that will help readers to create their own adventures and special friendship moments. ©2015 The LEGO Group
By Helen Greathead
Would you climb Mount Everest, or dive in the Mariana Trench? Would you rather be lost in the jungle or the desert? These diabolical situations and more will have you running for cover as you plunge into a series of fiendish questions and answers. Brilliant author, Helen Greathead, has plucked some dastardly situations from places all around the world and mashed them up into brain-tastic challenges. All you have to do is choose!So, come on, what would YOU choose?
The Pop Star Pirates
By Maggie Pearson, Kevin Cross, Dan Chernett
When three boys all run away from home to try and live like pirates life is easy at first. Then they meet Bonnie-Ann who trains them like real pirates...but their real talent turns out to be more musical...Race Further with Reading is the perfect tool to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, following on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words.
Pole Star Family
By Enid Blyton
Holiday dreams come true for one lucky family in Enid Blyton's classic Family Series.After a miserable summer full of runny noses and chesty coughs, Mike, Belinda and Ann are terribly excited about Granny's offer to take them on the cruise of a lifetime. The gorgeous cruise ship, Pole Star is the so much fun and takes them to exotic markets and breathtaking castles in Portugal, the Canary Islands and even Africa. This will be the best holiday ever!First published in 1950, this edition contains the original text and artwork.
Parasaurolophyus and other Duck-billed and Beaked Herbivores
By David West
PARASAUROLOPHUS and other duck-billed and beaked herbivores.Included in the twelve dinosaurs featured are some of the strangest-looking beasts that ever roamed Earth. Many had mouths that ended in duck-like bills. Others had strange crests and horns sticking out from their heads. Each title in the series, Dinosaurs! takes a close look at one particular type of dinosaur and reveals the facts about these incredible creatures.
By Alix Wood
Great Artists introduces young readers to some of the world's great artists. The books feature easy-to-read text and some of the most famous examples of each artist's work, as well as photographs of places and people of importance.
By S. L. Hamilton
Kick excitement into high gear with this extreme title! Short, easy-to-read text pairs with full-colour, action-packed photos to introduce young adventurers to polar exploration. Readers will learn about the tools and equipment used in exploring the North and South Poles, as well as dangers and safety tips. They are introduced to transportation methods and conditions at each pole, including animal life and ice formations. Extreme facts supplement the text, leaving future explorers excited for an polar adventure!
By Jorge Santillan
Learn to Draw: Pirates shows children how to draw six piratical things, from pirate captains and peg-leg sailors to enormous pirate sailing ships. Each drawing is broken down into seven simple, easy-to-follow steps to help children create, and then colour in, their own pirate pictures. Fact boxes on each spread provide information about pirates, 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 pirates.If children have loved learning to draw pirates, why not try learning to draw dinosaurs, dragons, fairies, mermaids, unicorns, knights, castles, baby animals in other titles in the series?
Plexor the Raging Reptile
By Adam Blade
Unlock your exclusive Battle Shield in the Beast Quest game - this book contains a secret code.In a desert oasis a terrifying creature lies in wait. Plexor, a monstrous water Beast, is guarding the missing royal orb. Tom and Elenna must conquer the Beast, or all the kingdoms are doomed! Don't miss the other books in Series 15: Velmal's Revenge- Wardok the Sky Terror- Xerik the Bone Cruncher- Quagos the Armoured Beetle
By Clare Hibbert
Penguin Rescue follows the ups and downs of the lives of these special animals as they are cared for at the SANCCOB specialist rescue centre in Cape Town, South Africa and focuses on both individual animals and the incredible people who look after them. Packed with emotional stories, but these books are also supported by environmental and educational content. Each book touches on issues such as conservation, habitat destruction, poaching, how each animal lives in the wild and how they are cared for in captivity.Animal Rescue, six books for children aged 7-12 studying habitats, wildlife and conservation.
By Jinny Johnson
Each watery environment on Earth is home to a unique variety of fish, birds, mammals and other animals. Find out about some of the incredible living things that make the icy polar seas and coasts their home. Find out how they are adapted to survive, what they eat and what eats them!Six books in the series Watery Worlds is an accessible range of titles for children studying habitats at KS2.
By Toby Reynolds, Paul Calver
A world of Predators is waiting to be explored in this exciting book.Tarantulas, lions, rattlesnakes and sharks are just some of the incredible predators you will find inside. Discover what they do, what they eat, how they live and what life is like for their young.A detailed fact file containing measurements, statistics and environmental issues will help you discover and learn about these amazing animals.There are two titles in the series Visual Explorers. High-impact books with incredible information about fearsome Predators and our Extreme Earth. Perfect for KS2 and children aged 7+ with an interest in natural phenomenon and natural history.
Penelope Crumb is Mad at the Moon
By Shawn K. Stout, Shawn K. Stout, Charlie Alder
Penelope Crumb is not having a very good week. First she accidentally comes to school dressed as an elephant. Next, in gym class she's made to dance with a boy who is known as Lippy Gordon because of how sweaty his lip is. Penelope is mortified. And she's extra mortified when she discovers that Lippy doesn't want to dance with her either! When Grandpa tells Penelope that he sings to the moon when he's having trouble, Penelope grabs onto this plan. But sometimes you need more than the moon to fix things...