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Charlie Fletcher talks to Graham Marks (again!)

Author Spotlight

Charlie Fletcher is the bestselling author of the Stoneheart series and the classic adventure tale Far Rockaway; he has recently had his first adult novel published and here he talks to Graham Marks about his latest project, Dragon Shield.

Franklin Watts

Summer

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Get outdoors and unlock your creative side with these fantastic art projects for summer. Follow the step-by-step photographs to make garden bunting, a fairy ring, a flower print picture and lots more. Plus, find out all about summer with the seasonal fact panels. Perfect for kids aged 5 and up, The Outdoor Art Room is designed to get children out into the fresh air and interacting with nature. A range of simple arts and crafts projects as well as fun activities help them discover new things about their environment and the seasons at the same time as being active and having fun. Care is taken to ensure that these projects do not create any adverse environmental impact.

Franklin Watts

Autumn

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Get outdoors and unlock your creative side with these fantastic art projects for autumn. Follow the step-by-step photographs to make a bug hotel, water colour leaves, a seed picture and lots more. Plus, find out all about autumn with the seasonal fact panels. Perfect for kids aged 5 and up, The Outdoor Art Room is designed to get children out into the fresh air and interacting with nature. A range of simple arts and crafts projects as well as fun activities help them discover new things about their environment and the seasons at the same time as being active and having fun. Care is taken to ensure that these projects do not create any adverse environmental impact.

Franklin Watts

Cars

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

So you want to build your own car models? Real ones that you can power and race?Well now you can, with How to Build. Inside you'll find simple instructions, equipment lists and templates to help you make working models, including a balloon car, rubber-band car, propeller car, battery fan car, bottle racer and a solar car.This series is aimed at budding inventors and engineers of the future, and contains builds which require adult supervision. It supports design and technology skills and learning, and is ideal for use at home, school and at STEM clubs.

Franklin Watts

Aircraft

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

So you want to build your own aircraft models? Real ones that you can power and fly?Well now you can, with How to Build. Inside you'll find simple instructions, equipment lists and templates to help you make working models, including a hot-air balloon, hammer glider, Bernoulli glider, roto-copter, rubber-band aeroplane and a catapult glider.This series is aimed at budding inventors and engineers of the future, and contains builds which require adult supervision. It supports design and technology skills and learning, and is ideal for use at home, school and at STEM clubs.

Franklin Watts

Sport

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Want to find out about the street sport scene? Check out all this cool content inside: - Skateboard stunts- Hot video links- Inspirational photos- Streetball- Parkour- Stars in action- BMX stylesA five-star introduction to get you into the action, Street brings you the real urban scene in an easy-access format. Titles feature seriously cool content including artists in action and stars up close, plus video links to interviews, performances and amazing street craft.This title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get children reading with confidence. EDGE - for books children can't put down.Perfect for readers aged 7 and up.

Franklin Watts

From Your Computer

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey
Franklin Watts

The Mother's Day Book

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey
Franklin Watts

Winter

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Get outdoors and unlock your creative side with these fantastic art projects for winter. Follow the step-by-step photographs to make snow animals, rainbow ice sculptures, decorative bird feeders, and lots more. Plus, find out all about winter with the seasonal fact panels. Perfect for kids aged 5 and up, The Outdoor Art Room is designed to get children out into the fresh air and interacting with nature. A range of simple arts and crafts projects as well as fun activities help them discover new things about their environment and the seasons at the same time as being active and having fun. Care is taken to ensure that these projects do not create any adverse environmental impact.

Wayland

Creative Cards

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

A fun guide to making cards for children for variety of special occasions. Featuring a wide range of exciting step-by-step projects including a pop-up birthday card and a Father's Day origami card and a Christmas card that glows! This fun guide teaches children a number of different techniques from simple sticking and pasting to more difficult techniques such as papier-mâchè and sewing. Supports the design and technology curriculum for KS2. The cultural significance, science and history behind each project is explained, making the series an excellent cross-curricular resource.

Wayland

Easy Crafts

Rita Storey, Anna-Marie D'cruz
Authors:
Rita Storey, Anna-Marie D'cruz

Jampacked with children's craft projects, from masks and musical instruments to toys, puppets and greeting cards. There are ideas for school-related projects on subjects such as seasons, festivals, events and special days - children can broaden their creativity by learning to make a carnival jester mask, a Chinese dragon puppet, a kaleidoscope or an origami card, plus many more exciting ideas. The easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions make these projects quick, easy and enjoyable to do. Using readily available materials, these crafts will appeal to boys and girls alike.What are you waiting for? Get crafting and get creating!

Franklin Watts

The Easter Book

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey
Franklin Watts

Art

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey
Franklin Watts

Dance

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey
Franklin Watts

Samba and Salsa

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Do you want to learn to dance? This book features two dances that are danced by amateurs and professionals around the world: the samba and the salsa. Find out where the dances originated and learn some simple steps and then put your own routine together!

Franklin Watts

The Christmas Book

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Packed with information on where Christmas came from, Father Christmas, mince pies and more! You'll be able to impress everyone with your Christmas knowledge. Also filled with lots of festive craft activities and recipes, follow the simple step-by-step guides and you'll be able to make gifts for all your friends and family. Get ready for a big Christmas experience!

Franklin Watts

Dinghy Sailing

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Franklin Watts

Fishing

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Franklin Watts

Track Athletics

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Franklin Watts

Line Dancing and Other Folk Dances

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey

Franklin Watts

Wool and Cotton

Rita Storey
Authors:
Rita Storey