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My Space Infographic Sticker Activity Book

My Space Infographic Sticker Activity Book

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Kay Barnham

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£5.99
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Paperback
My Space Infographic Sticker Activities is an interactive journey through our Solar System. This book includes more htan 200 stickers and is printed on high-quality paper that’s perfect to colour in with felt-tips or crayons, It’s ideal for space lovers, long journeys, rainy days and a great gift for curious children.

Blast off with astronauts from planet Earth into space to learn the facts and figures about how far you can jump on the Moon, how long it would take to drive to the Sun, and build an astronauts space suit out of stickers.

Packed with fact-based stickering, colouring and searching activities to help you remember all of the fascinating facts, My Space Infographic Sticker Activity Book is a bold, bright and beautiful book that will take your imagination on an exciting journey.
The Kids' Book of Everyday Science

The Kids' Book of Everyday Science

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Kelly Doudna

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£9.99
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Paperback
Can you move a mug using a balloon? Make a square bubble? Can you turn soap into salt? How much water is in a plant?

This book includes 40 simple science activities using everyday items to do experiments about temperature, pressure, water, air, heat, plants and many more. Using everyday items such as balloons, bubbles, plants, potatoes and popcorn, each fun and easy activity includes how-to photos, step-by-step instructions and simple explanations of the science behind the experiments. Supply and tool lists and safety information are included, and tips and extra information are provided to extend and expand the scientific experience.

Get kids thinking like scientists in no time at all!
Queen Elizabeth II: Her Story

Queen Elizabeth II: Her Story

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John Malam

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£6.99
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Paperback
Queen Elizabeth II, Her Story recounts the story of Queen Elizabeth’s life, from when she was a young princess, to her coronation in 1953 through to becoming the longest reigning British monarch in 2015 and celebrating her 90th birthday in 2016. From the first official photograph of her as a baby to her life as a working monarch, this book charts the key events of her life and reign.

This book gives a real account of her private life, from a happy childhood with her sister Princess Margaret, to her marriage to Prince Philip and life as a mother and great-grandmother to George and Charlotte. Her public life is conveyed from the abdication of her uncle, King Edward VIII, to her accession as Queen Elizabeth II in 1952 and her duties as monarch.
Discovering Science: What is Sound?

Discovering Science: What is Sound?

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Mike Gordon, Kay Barnham

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£11.99
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Hardcover
This lovely picturebook story tells the story of two children who find out about sound.

Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to explore scientific topics

Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon.

This book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for children aged between 4 and 8. Other titles are: What are plants? What is light and sound? What is electricity? What are materials?
Discovering Science: What is Electricity?

Discovering Science: What is Electricity?

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Mike Gordon, Kay Barnham

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£11.99
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Hardcover
This lovely picturebook story tells the story of two children who find out about electricity

Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to explore scientific topics

Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon.

This book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for children aged between 4 and 8. Other titles are: What are plants? What is light? What is sound? What is forces and motion? What are materials?
The Top Secret History of Codes and Code Breaking

The Top Secret History of Codes and Code Breaking

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Roy Apps

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£8.99
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Paperback
Explore the history of codes from The Haircut Code, used by the Persians to convey messages in war, to Ancient Hebrew ciphers, pictorial codes of the Egyptians and Mayans to letter codes in ancient Rome and substitution ciphers used in Tudor England when the execution of Mary, Queen of Scots was being planned. Find out about modern-day codes, such as tennis players Laura Robson and Heather Watson’s ‘back slang’ when playing doubles and computer codes in the 21st century including the safety of passwords.

This book features strange-but-true facts that are real-life extraordinary stories of codes and their code breakers and ‘Code Cracker’ practical activities show how you can build or solve your own codes!
Get Into: Gardening

Get Into: Gardening

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Judith Heneghan

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£8.99
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Paperback
Learn how to grow beautiful plants and delicious food! Simple step-by-step instructions and illustrations show you how to plant and care for ten different plants, from pretty daffodils to tasty herbs and even juicy strawberries! Each project will introduce a new technique for you to practise and includes a variation to try once you’ve mastered the skill. Don’t worry if you don’t have a big garden – most of the plants can be grown entirely indoors, so long as they have a patch of sunlight.

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, Knitting, Baking, Drawing, Photography.
Dinosaur Infosaurus: Sea and Sky Monsters

Dinosaur Infosaurus: Sea and Sky Monsters

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Katie Woolley

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£8.99
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Paperback
Did you know that dinosaurs weren’t the only creatures that roamed the earth all those years ago? There were also terrifying sea creatures like plesiosaurs and incredible flying reptiles too. Explore their world in Sea and Sky Creatures . Learn about their special features, how much they ate and when they lived… From Chronosaurus to Quetzalcoatlus, you’ll find out all kinds of fascinating facts about these fierce and violent beasts.

The Dinosaur Infosaurus series presents to you pre-historic beasts in all their terrifying glory, with realistic artwork alongside digestible chunks of information presented as infographics. Perfect for readers aged 7+.
Dinosaur Infosaurus: Gigantic Dinosaurs

Dinosaur Infosaurus: Gigantic Dinosaurs

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Katie Woolley

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£8.99
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Paperback
Did you know that Stegosaurus’s brain was no larger than a plum? Explore the world of plant-eating dinosaurs in Gigantic Dinosaurs. Learn about their special features, how much they ate and when they lived. From Diplodocus to Stegosaurus, you’ll find out about all kinds of fascinating facts about these gigantic but gentle beasts.

The Dinosaur Infosaurus series presents to you pre-historic beasts in all their terrifying glory, with realistic artwork alongside digestible chunks of information presented as infographics. Perfect for readers aged 7+.
Dinosaur Infosaurus: Killer Dinosaurs

Dinosaur Infosaurus: Killer Dinosaurs

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Katie Woolley

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£8.99
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Paperback
Did you know that Velociraptor was was no bigger than a sheep? Explore the world of meat-eating dinosaurs in Killer Dinosaurs. Learn about their special features, how much they ate and when they lived… From T. rex to Velociraptor, you’ll find out about all kinds of fascinating facts about these fierce and violent beasts.

The Dinosaur Infosaurus series presents to you pre-historic beasts in all their terrifying glory, with realistic artwork alongside digestible chunks of information presented as infographics. Perfect for readers aged 7+.
Worldwide Wonders: Natural Wonders

Worldwide Wonders: Natural Wonders

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Clive Gifford

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£8.99
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Paperback
Discover the greatest wonders of nature the world has to offer, from the Grand Canyon to Uluru and from the Serengeti Migration to the Aurora Borealis. Get up close to their unique features and marvel at their breathtaking dimensions. What threats and challenges to these special phenomena face, and what is being done to ensure their survival for future generations to enjoy?
This is Australia

This is Australia

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Kevin Pettman

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£12.99
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Hardcover
Did you know … Australia has more beaches than any other country in the world? Over 22 million jars of Vegemite are sold every year. Just one of Australia’s deserts is nearly three times the size of England. And it is home to around 60 million kangaroos!

Find out everything you ever wanted to know about Australia, from its amazing landscapes and fascinating wildlife to the country’s most famous sports people and important dates in history.

This glorious guide book is brought to life in bold, bright graphics, maps and fun visuals. A real treat for curious kids and a perfect travel guide for holidays!
Living Processes: Life Cycles

Living Processes: Life Cycles

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Richard Spilsbury

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£8.99
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Paperback
Take a look at how species are created or born, grow to adulthood, reproduce and eventually die. This book explores the variations in plant life cycles, including sexual and asexual reproduction. It also examines how life cycle patterns differ between and within animal groups, from mammals o amphibians and reptiles.

Includes fieldwork investigations that show how to identify the stages of a life cycle and fascinating fact boxes that offer in-depth information on topics such as mating rituals. An activity project shows students at Key Stage 3 how to create and study the life cycle of a sunflower.

The six books in the Living Processes series look at the processes all living organisms must carry out in order to stay alive. From feeding and drinking through to breathing and reproducing, it explores the differing ways in which organisms carry them out.
Living Processes: Plant Variation and Classification

Living Processes: Plant Variation and Classification

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Carol Ballard

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£8.99
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Paperback
Find out how our plant classification system works and look at how scientists use it to identify and group plant species. This book examines the features required to classify a plant, the key plant kingdoms and the plants that fall within them. This also looks at the variation between and within plant species and debates how and why such variations have occurred.

Includes fieldwork investigations that show students at Key Stage 3 how to classify plants in their area and fascinating fact boxes that offer in-depth information on topics such as mutation. An activity project shows students how to create their own classification key.

The six books in the Living Processes series look at the processes all living organisms must carry out in order to stay alive. From feeding and drinking through to breathing and reproducing, it explores the differing ways in which organisms carry them out.
Journey of Life: Marriage

Journey of Life: Marriage

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Ronne Randall

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£8.99
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Paperback
This book gives a fascinating look at aspects of marriage and raises topical issues surrounding marriage and religion. It includes significant passages from holy texts that are read to mark a marriage and a summary chart lists the different rituals and practices of a variety of religions including Judaism, Islam, Hindu and Christian as well as secular cultures, so they can be easily compared.

Part of the Journey of Life series which looks at the rites of birth, coming of age, marriage and death, and how religions and cultures celebrate them.
Journey of Life: Coming Of Age

Journey of Life: Coming Of Age

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Sarah Levete

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£8.99
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Paperback
This book gives an in-depth look at interesting aspects of coming of age and raises topical issues surrounding this key moment in a young person’s life. It includes significant passages from holy texts that are read to mark coming of age and a summary chart lists the different rituals and practices of a variety of religions including Judaism, Islam, Hindu and Christian as well as secular cultures, so they can be easily compared.

Part of the Journey of Life series which looks at the rites of birth, coming of age, marriage and death, and how religions and cultures celebrate them.
Survivors: A Victorian Mine Disaster: A Young Boy's Story

Survivors: A Victorian Mine Disaster: A Young Boy's Story

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Neil Tonge

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£6.99
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Paperback
It’s the 1840s in a Victorian mining town and disaster is about to strike. For young John Elliot and his family, life in the shadow of the grinding colliery wheel has always been hard, but there is no alternative for them. The risks are huge and the rewards are few.
Part of a unique collection of fictional stories about young people caught up in real-life conflicts and disasters. Through their eyes we experience the day-to-day hardships and dangers of living through troubled times from throughout history.
Survivors: The Holocaust: A Young Boy's Story

Survivors: The Holocaust: A Young Boy's Story

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Stewart Ross

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£6.99
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Paperback
Bandi Guttmann is a 14-year-old Hungarian Jew, living in Budapest in 1944. German forces have occupied the city and life for Bandi and his family is about to become unbearable. Set apart from the rest of the Hungarian community, and denied basic human rights, the family’s only weapon is their determination to survive. But in the face of mindless hatred, will the Guttmann’s strength, love and courage be enough to hold them together?

Based on the memoirs of Andor Guttmann, a survivor of the Holocaust.

Part of a unique collection of fictional stories about young people caught up in real-life conflicts and disasters. Through their eyes we experience the day-to-day hardships and dangers of living through troubled times from throughout history.
Living Processes: Cells and Cell Function

Living Processes: Cells and Cell Function

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Carol Ballard

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£8.99
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Paperback
Learn about all about cells, the building blocks of all life. This book explores the structures of planet and animal cells, takes a look at how cells function and discusses the role of they play in supporting all living organisms. It also examines the role of DNA, what happens when cells mutate and examines cutting-edge developments in the scientific investigation of cells, such as stem cell research.

Includes investigations that show how to study different cells under a microscope and fascinating fact boxes that offer in-depth information on topics such as fertilisation. An activity project shows students at Key Stage 3 how to create a model of a plant cell.

The six books in the Living Processes series look at the processes all living organisms must carry out in order to stay alive. From feeding and drinking through to breathing and reproducing, it explores the differing ways in which organisms carry them out.
Survivors: WWI: A Young Boy's Story

Survivors: WWI: A Young Boy's Story

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Stewart Ross

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£6.99
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Paperback
It’s 1914 and France is at war. Fourteen-year-old Pierre Clouet is desperate to help defeat the Germans, but he’s too young to fight. The only way he could sign up is if he has false identity papers. So when the opportunity arises, Pierre seizes it with both hands. But the world of war is a gruesome one and Pierre’s dreams of glory soon fade…

Part of a unique collection of fictional stories about young people caught up in real-life conflicts and disasters. Through their eyes we experience the day-to-day hardships and dangers of living through troubled times from throughout history.
Journey of Life: Birth

Journey of Life: Birth

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Sarah Levete

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£8.99
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Paperback
This book looks at how birth is marked in many different ways by different religions and secular cultures. It looks at the naming ceremonies of Sikhs and Hindus, the Christian baptism and the Jewish brit milah. Find out why Muslims make sure that the first words their child hears are those of player, and why Buddhists take their babies to be blessed by a monk.

The Journey of Life series looks at the rites of birth, coming of age, marriage and death, and how religions and cultures celebrate them. It raises topical issues surrounding these stages and how they are marked by different religions.
Survivors: WWII: A Young Girl's Story

Survivors: WWII: A Young Girl's Story

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James Riordan

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£6.99
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Paperback
It’s spring 1940 in occupied France when Marie and her mother find themselves looking after two injured soldiers. But one is English and the other is German, and they are sworn enemies. The two patients must not find out about each other. Will the compassion and understanding of one girl and her mother be enough to keep the peace?

Part of a unique collection of fictional stories about young people caught up in real-life conflicts and disasters. Through their eyes we experience the day-to-day hardships and dangers of living through troubled times from throughout history.
I Made That: The Kids' Big Book of Craft Ideas

I Made That: The Kids' Big Book of Craft Ideas

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Susannah Blake

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£12.99
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Hardcover
Over one hundred pages of beautifully depicted creative ideas that both children and adults will love. Written by Susannah Blake an experienced author who has travelled extensively and devised this craft book with inspiration from her travels.

This book takes an eco friendly approach to craft making and gives interesting information on why it’s important to reuse and recycle.

This is an excellent informative craft book for children aged 9+. A great book that is guaranteed to keep crafty children busy! This book makes an ideal present for children who love crafts.
Journey of Life: Death

Journey of Life: Death

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Sarah Levete

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£8.99
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Paperback
This book looks at how death is marked in many different ways by different religions and secular cultures. It looks at the ceremonies of Sikhs and Hindus who cremate the bodies of the deceased, and the Christians and Jewish burials. Find out why Muslims are buried facing Makkah, their holy city, and why some Buddhists are given a sky burial in which their body is left exposed to the elements.

The Journey of Life series looks at the rites of birth, coming of age, marriage and death, and how religions and cultures celebrate them. It raises topical issues surrounding these stages and how they are marked by different religions.
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