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  • Chomp! Munch! Chew!: A book about how animals eat

    By Karen Wallace, Ross Collins
    Authors:
    Karen Wallace
    Illustrated by:
    Ross Collins
    Some animals chomp, some munch and others just keep chewing - every kind of creature has its own special way of feeding. Gnawing or licking, nibbling or gobbling, Chomp! Munch! Chew! tells the amazing story of how animals eat, bringing their world alive with a crunch!The Wonderwise series presents facts in a way that will inspire young children's imaginations about the world around them.
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  • Countries

    By Jon Richards, Ed Simkins
    Authors:
    Jon Richards, Ed Simkins
    Welcome to the world of infographics! This exciting form of data visualisation uses icons, pictograms and graphics to present information to kids in a whole new way. Marvel at amazing facts about the countries of the world - all visualised in beautifully designed infographics and graphic organisers.
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  • Conservation Areas

    By Jack Gillett, Meg Gillett
    Authors:
    Jack Gillett, Meg Gillett
    Each title in the series addresses an environmental topic and illustrated its aspects with the help of maps. An introductory spread presents the topic of conservation areas and explains key ideas, concepts and vocabulary. Twelve spreads each introduce an area of the world, including a map locating relevant sites, graphs offering comparative data and photography.A spread at the back of the book provides further study and comparison exercises.
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  • Cloning and Genetic Engineering

    By Nicola Barber
    Authors:
    Nicola Barber
    Would you clone your favourite pet? What impact is the Human Genome Project having on scientific and medical research? For supporters of genetic engineering, this technology has opened up a world of possibilities. But its opponents voice many concerns about the moral rights and wrongs of 'tampering with nature'. It's time to consider Both Sides of the Story.The series, Both Sides of the Story, explores the major global debates of our time from two opposing viewpoints. Each book investigates the facts behind the headlines, the history behind current trends and the latest hot topics.
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    Cuckoo!

    By Fiona Roberton
    Authors:
    Fiona Roberton
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  • Coca Cola

    By Cath Senker
    Authors:
    Cath Senker
    The books cover how the business came into being, the entrepreneurs behind the success of each brand, the key facts about the industry and their impact in the global market.
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  • Cadbury

    By Cath Senker
    Authors:
    Cath Senker
    The books cover how the business came into being, the entrepreneurs behind the success of each brand, the key facts about the industry and their impact in the global market.
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  • Cars and Trains

    By Karen Wallace, Jo Lodge
    Authors:
    Karen Wallace
    Illustrated by:
    Jo Lodge
    Can you see a vroom, vroom sports car and a choo choo train?With a handy strap and an innovative sticky pad that can be stuck to a variety of surfaces - from car windows to tables to high chairs - this bright, crinkly cloth book is bursting with favourite vehicles to spot. Little ones will want to take it wherever they go!
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  • Cystic Fibrosis

    By Jillian Powell
    Authors:
    Jillian Powell
    The Explaining series looks at a range of conditions, illnesses and disabilities that affect children and adults all over the world. The books explain why they occur, how they are diagnosed, how they affect people and how they can be treated.Explaining: Cystic Fibrosis will help you understand what cystic fibrosis is and how it affects people. Case studies illustrate what is like to live with cystic fibrosis and how people with the condition manage it to live full and happy lives.
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  • China

    By Jillian Powell
    Authors:
    Jillian Powell
    In My Country: China, Li tells you all about living in China.In these easy-to-read books, a child introduces his or her country including the weather, climate, landscape, home, pastimes, school and the people who live there.
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  • Christmas

    By Cath Senker
    Authors:
    Cath Senker
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  • Childminder

    By Jillian Powell
    Authors:
    Jillian Powell
    Using specially commissioned photography, this series introduces the reader to common new and first experiences. The choice of titles reflect the most common types of experiences. The series uses the perspective of another child to tell the 'story' of a particular experience and explores how they feel by the event. At the end, advice will be given to help deal with difficult situations such as feeling jealous because a new baby in the family is getting everyone's attention.
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  • Civil Rights and Equality

    By Dan Lyndon
    Authors:
    Dan Lyndon
    The Black History series brings together a wide range of events and experiences from the past to promote knowledge and understanding of black culture today.This book looks at the battle against discrimination and segregation, and the growth of the Civil Rights movement.Dan Lyndon has been teaching for over 15 years, and is former head of history at Henry Compton School, London. He is a member of the Black and Asian Studies Association (BASA).
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  • Call the Fire and Rescue Service

    By Cath Senker
    Authors:
    Cath Senker
    Who takes care of us in an emergency? Read this book to find out all about the very important work carried out by the fire and rescue service, and to find out what you should do if you see a fire.
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  • China

    By Oliver James
    Authors:
    Oliver James
    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.
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  • Cudweed's Time Machine

    By Marcus Sedgwick, Pete Williamson
    Authors:
    Marcus Sedgwick
    Illustrated by:
    Pete Williamson
    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.Cudweed comes face to face with Roman soldiers, dinosaurs and Vikings in this funny, quirky story, perfect for beginner readers, from the bestselling Raven Mysteries team, Marcus Sedgwick and Pete Williamson.
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  • China

    By Alice Harman
    Authors:
    Alice Harman
    Find out about the people and culture of China.
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  • Caribbean Islands

    By Alice Harman
    Authors:
    Alice Harman
    Find out about life in the Caribbean Islands. Discover what people in the Caribbean like to eat and where they like to shop. Find out what sports people play, what holidays they celebrate, and what the weather in the Caribbean is like. Learn about Caribbean homes.
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  • Coasts

    By Ruth Thomson
    Authors:
    Ruth Thomson
    Discover the world's most beautiful coastlines. Find out about waves and tides, rockpools and rocky cliffs, beaches and dunes, sea birds and animals, harbours and ports and how people are protecting coasts.
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  • Can The Earth Cope: Waste and Recycling

    By Louise Spilsbury
    Authors:
    Louise Spilsbury
    How people use the Earth's natural resources affects the environment and our dependency on it. This book looks at the key issues surrounding waste and recycling that affect the environment, both on a local and global scale and aims to find sustainable solutions to the current problems. With fact boxes, evidence boxes and case studies to substantiate the text, this is a complete resource for any classroom.
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