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  • The Story of Facebook

    By Franklin Watts
    Authors:
    Franklin Watts
    Have you ever wondered why McDonald's or Coca-Cola are so successful? Why Microsoft seems to run the world? Or why Nike dominates the sportswear market? Find the answers to these questions in this fascinating series. A combination of lively text packed with information and full-colour photography takes the reader on a journey of discovery, past the hype and publicity, to a place where they are fully informed and able to make their own assessments.
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  • The Story of Google

    By Franklin Watts
    Authors:
    Franklin Watts
    Have you ever wondered why McDonald's or Coca-Cola are so successful? Why Microsoft seems to run the world? Or why Nike dominates the sportswear market? Find the answers to these questions in this fascinating series. A combination of lively text packed with information and full-colour photography takes the reader on a journey of discovery, past the hype and publicity, to a place where they are fully informed and able to make their own assessments.
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  • South Africa

    By Jane Bingham
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    Jane Bingham
    The My Holiday In series offers a simple approach to the concept of travel and the new experience of going on holiday to a foreign country. The typical things relating to holidays are discussed for each country, such as weather, food, landscape, accommodation, the people and their language, as well as the sights and attractions that will appeal to children.
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    The Super Swooper Dinosaur

    By Martin Waddell, Leonie Lord
    Authors:
    Martin Waddell
    Illustrated by:
    Leonie Lord
    Here comes the super swooper dinosaur - he's flying in for some fun! But just what games can Hal, Billy and the dino play when they're all so different?From the talented team that brought you the bestselling The Dirty Great Dinosaur, this action-packed story shows how true friendship can overcome all differences.Praise for The Dirty Great Dinosaur:"Irresistible to preschool boys." THE BOOKSELLER"A very funny story . . . fabulous." THE BOOKBAG
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  • Shops

    By Ruth Thomson
    Authors:
    Ruth Thomson
    This book will help you think about and look around the shops your local area. Find out what they can tell you about how people live and work, where they shop and how they spend their leisure time. Discover the clues that will tell you how people lived in the past. Think about the changes that could benefit the shops in your local area.
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  • Shelters and Habitats

    By Sandy Green
    Authors:
    Sandy Green
    A series for young children featuring activities for learning outdoors. Each book provides step-by-step instructions and talking points. At the end 'notes for adults' gives tips for getting high-quality learning from the activities. The books are a brilliant resource for an outdoor classroom setting and for children visiting a forest school.
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  • Sleep and Rest

    'Healthy Habits: Sleep and Rest' describes how sleeping and resting help all animals to grow, heal and stay healthy.This book is part of a friendly series that helps young readers to explore the differences and similarities between us and the animal world and to learn some healthy habits along the way. Illustrated with stunning photographs and featuring tips and advice for healthy living, this series will engage as well as inform.
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  • Spain

    By Ruth Thomson
    Authors:
    Ruth Thomson
    Find out about the people and culture of Spain in this colourful book about the country. Looking at topics such as land and sea, weather, town and country, homes, shopping, food, sport, holidays and festivals. Includes instructions on how to play a traditional Spanish ball game.
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  • Sharks

    By Amelia Penn
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    Amelia Penn
    Find out lots of fun facts about sharks, from what they eat to how they move, in this new series of non-fiction readers.Leapfrog Learners offer fun facts in accessible text, perfect for building reading confidence.
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  • Seasons

    By Sally Morgan
    Authors:
    Sally Morgan
    This series explores our world's fascinating cycles and brings to life the processes that keep our planet forever changing.Earth Cycles: Seasons looks at spring, summer, autumn and winter to explain why the seasons are so important and what happens to the natural world when they begin to change.
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  • Science What Job Can I Get?

    By Richard Spilsbury
    Authors:
    Richard Spilsbury
    The different careers that lead on from an interest or aptitude in a particular subject are explored. Many occupations are examined looking at what the job involves and the special skills that are needed.
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  • Snake

    By Stephen Savage
    Authors:
    Stephen Savage
    Discover the exciting world of the grass snake, from a garden compost heap to a remote heathland - explore some of the different habitats that are the snake's home.Could you tell the difference between a grass snake and an adder? Do you know where grass snakes live? Have you ever seen one catching its prey?Follow the snake's life cycle, from the hatching of a snakelet to finding a mate. And find out about the threats facing snakes today and why some people are afraid of them.Includes an animal map, locator map, life cycle summary and 'unusual fact' boxes.
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  • The Sea

    By Sally Hewitt
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    Sally Hewitt
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  • Steve Backshall's Deadly series: Deadly Colouring Book

    By Steve Backshall
    Authors:
    Steve Backshall
    Learn about deadly creatures in the oceans and on land with Steve Backshall and the Deadly team, as you colour by numbers or with colour codes in this 24 page colouring book.
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  • Steve Backshall's Deadly series: Deadly Doodle Book 2

    By Steve Backshall
    Authors:
    Steve Backshall
    Become part of Steve Backshall's world by drawing your own DEADLY doodles. This 24-page doodle book featuring creative and interactive content from DEADLY ART is an absolute must-have for all DEADLY fans.
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  • Seaside Holidays

    By Sally Hewitt
    Authors:
    Sally Hewitt
    Ways into History: Florence Nightingale tells the story of the famous nurse and her battle to make nursing a respected profession. It also looks at why we remember Florence Nightingale today. It includes a timeline of key events, buildings and inventions that changed holidays over the years at the back of the book.In the Ways into History series, original illustrations and simple text bring the past alive, while questions and activities encourage historical research and build up confidence and enthusiasm. The series encourages Key Stage 1 readers aged 5+ to begin to think like a historian and look for clues in descriptions and pictures that will help them answer questions about the past. The books include 'Talk About' sections that encourage readers to describe events or what people might have thought or felt at the time. Teaching and literacy notes help teachers and parents get the most out of the curriculum links in these books in a classroom or at home.
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  • Saving Wildlife

    By Rebecca Hunter
    Authors:
    Rebecca Hunter
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  • Seaside

    By Ruth Thomson
    Authors:
    Ruth Thomson
    These books will help you think about and look around your local area. Find out what your surroundings can tell you about how people live and work, where they shop and go to school and how they travel and spend their leisure time. Discover the clues that will tell you how people lived in the past. Think about the changes that could benefit your local area, whether it's your home, school or further afield.
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  • South Africa

    By Alison Brownlie Bojang
    Authors:
    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.
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  • Special Forces

    By Jim Brush
    Authors:
    Jim Brush
    Action Force brings together the people, weapons, vehicles, the stats and the facts in one all-action series.INSIDE SPECIAL FORCES: Swords of lightning - what are Special Forces Gear and kit, Skills and survival training, Tactical weapons, Helicopter power, HALO, Special missions, Mountain action.
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