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Orchard Book Of Aesop's Fables

Hardback, 01/10/2004, £14.99
Celebrating 10 years of this timeless collection of Aesop's favourite tales, retold by Michael Morpurgo - author of War Horse - and illustrated by renowned artist, Emma Chichester Clark.

Ultimate Insult Generator: Over 60 million hilarious zingers and stingers

Hardback, 01/07/2017, £9.99
Generate more than 68 million creative, beastly, silly and fun insults with this unique flipbook.

This Book Thinks You're a Maths Genius: Imagine * Experiment * Create

Paperback, 24/08/2017, £8.95
A creative and fun approach to math (and problem solving) for children who love hands-on learning

Girls Who Code: Learn to Code and Change the World

Paperback, 24/08/2017, £12.99
Crack the code to your future dreams Since 2012, the organization Girls Who Code has been leading the charge to get girls interested in technology and coding.

Draw, Paint, Print Like the Great Artists

Paperback, 22/09/2014, £12.95
Includes short and accessible facts about each artist's life and works that are followed by creative projects that Marion has devised based on the artist's particular techniques.

Being a Boy

Paperback, 05/09/2013, £7.99

Maps Special Edition

Hardback, 07/09/2017, £30.00
An updated, extended edition of the bestselling Maps.

Bear Grylls Survival Skills: First Aid

Paperback, 07/09/2017, £6.99
The must-have survival guide for all young explorers from chief scout, adventurer, writer and televsion presenter, Bear Grylls. Embark on an amazing adventure with Bear Grylls as you learn the survival skills to stay safe in the wild and be able to cope in all situations.

Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary

Hardback, 02/06/2016, £14.99
A dictionary of real and invented words used by the world's best storyteller. The Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary reveals what they mean, where they came from and how he used them in his stories. It will inspire you to choose and use each word brilliantly in your own writing - whether it's a real word, a Roald Dahl word or your own made-up one!

Botanicum Poster Book

Paperback, 02/11/2017, £12.99
This large-format poster book lets you decorate your walls with images from Katie Scott's Botanicum. Featuring plantlife of all kinds, from right around the world, it's a stunning celebration of all things botanical.

Be Cool Be Nice

Hardback, 09/11/2017, £14.99

Awesome Engines: Big Digger ABC: An Awesome A to Z of Vehicle Verse

Paperback, 29/09/2015, £6.99
The ultimate book of vehicles from the creators of the bestselling Dig Dig Digging!

100 Scientists Who Made History

Hardback, 29/01/2018, £12.99

All About Physics

Paperback, 26/08/2015, £9.99
Featuring discoveries of ancient Greece to Einstein via Galileo and Newton, this book takes you on a journey through time, space and beyond and find out about the physical forces that make our world.

All About Your Brain

Paperback, 29/02/2016, £8.99
Packed with amazing illustrations and fascinating facts like why bird song is similar to human speech and what makes animals yawn, this book uncovers the amazing things your brain does while you are awake and asleep.

All About Evolution

Paperback, 02/05/2016, £8.99
Looks at the story of evolutionary science and the way Charles Darwin's revolutionary theories changed the world. This title shows how theories developed after Darwin, with modern scientists revealing the secrets of genes and DNA and showing what lies in the future.

All About Biology

Paperback, 02/05/2016, £8.99
What makes Earth an ideal place for life to survive? In this title, the author takes kids back to Earth's beginnings showing how organisms live and survive. Packed with colourful images, facts and stats, it introduces the features and characteristics of the six main kingdoms of life.

Help Your Kids with Science: A Unique Step-by-Step Visual Guide

Paperback, 23/05/2012, £14.99
Enables you to reduce the stress of studying science and help your children with their homework. This title covers the important areas of biology, chemistry and physics. It includes a glossary of key science terms and symbols.

Do You Know About Science?

Hardback, 01/03/2018, £12.99

See Inside: Science

Hardback, 24/11/2006, £9.99
How are plants and animals related? What is the Universe made of? And just what is the big secret behind it all? Find out all about the mysteries which scientists have been exploring for thousands of years.

First Encyclopedia of Science

Hardback, 01/02/2011, £9.99
Why do things float? What happens to the food you eat? Suitable for school projects, this book helps you find out the answers to these and many more questions. It introduces young readers to the wonders of science. It comes with simple text, photographs and illustrations, fun science activities and exciting recommended Web sites.

50 Science Things to Make and Do Spiral Bound

25/08/2014, £5.99
This handy book contains 50 stimulating activities - make your own foaming monsters, hanging crystals, kaleidoscopes and more. A fresh approach to the practical world of science, combining creative craft activities with the basics of physics, chemistry and biology. These are accompanied by illustrated, step-by-step instructions for each activity.

Lift-The-Flap Periodic Table

29/06/2017, £9.99
Everything in the Universe is made up of just 118 chemical elements, all of which are listed in the Periodic Table. Lift the flaps in this informative book and discover which elements are crucial to life, which are smelly, explosive or radioactive and lots more. An essential introduction to the building blocks of chemistry, with over 125 flaps.


Paperback, 03/07/2017, £5.99


Paperback, 03/07/2017, £5.99


Paperback, 01/07/2016, £5.99
Teaches kids everything they would want to know about the exciting world of science. With key curriculum information, this book is packed with fun facts, quizzes, photography. It also introduces all the key topics for age 6+ readers covering everything from light and electricity, to animals and parts of the body.

See Inside Your Body

Hardback, 28/01/2006, £9.99
Allows young children to discover the inner workings of the human body in a gently humorous, yet wholly accurate way. Colour illustrations and diagrams display all the major organs of the human body and are accompanied by witty, clear and informative factual text. It contains over fifty flaps, which children can lift to reveal extra detail.

Science Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

Hardback, 23/07/2014, £18.99
Explores the history of science, how scientists have sought to explain our incredible universe and how amazing scientific discoveries have been made. This book helps you discover how Galileo worked out his scientific theories of motion and inertia, why Copernicus' ideas were contentious and what the discovery of DNA meant.

Nature Guide Gems

Paperback, 20/03/2013, £9.99
With a detailed introduction on identifying and classifying gems and 140 individual profiles with clear, informative descriptions of each type of stone, this title is a suitable identification guide. It includes images that reveal the intricate details and characteristics of earth's treasured jewels and metals.

First Encyclopedia of the Human Body

Hardback, 01/04/2011, £9.99
Introduces young readers to the wonders of the human body. Filled with information on the brain, respiration, circulation and the senses, this title answers such questions as 'Where does your food go?' 'How many bones are there in your body?' and 'What are eyelashes for?'.

Illustrated Dictionary of Science

Paperback, 01/02/2012, £17.99
Provides a reference point for students studying for their SATs and GCSEs. This title is split into three sections, each covering the key aspects of the curriculum for Physics, Biology and Chemistry, and including important charts, tables and lists.

What's Science All About?

Paperback, 01/06/2012, £12.99
Written in a conversational style, this book offers children an approachable source of information on physics, chemistry and biology. It features fun yet simple experiments that give children working examples to learn from.

Look Inside Your Body

Hardback, 01/08/2012, £9.99
A flap book that introduces children to the way their own bodies work. It is full of surprises to keep enquiring minds entertained, including flaps beneath flaps and a cheeky peek inside a toilet cubicle. It shows young readers how their brains work, what happens when they eat, how their lungs use oxygen and more.

First Illustrated Science Dictionary

Paperback, 01/03/2013, £9.99
A brightly illustrated introduction to science which supports teaching in primary schools. Includes a section on 'what is science?' as well information about living things, materials, forces, light, sound and electriciy, space, and scientific investigations.

Big Book of The Body

Hardback, 01/01/2016, £9.99
Open up the huge fold-out pages of this vividly illustrated book to discover the remarkable ways the human body works. Explore a giant skeleton, learn how your heart pumps blood, find out what's inside your head and see what happens to the food you eat. A fun and engaging introduction to a UK National Curriculum subject.

Lift-The-Flap First Questions and Answers: How Do I See?

19/12/2016, £9.99
With lots of flaps to lift on every page, this informative book answers the questions that all young children have about their senses. Each page asks a different question, such as 'How do I taste things?', 'How do I see?' and 'How do I hear?'. A wonderful introduction to the senses for inquisitive young minds.

Story of Rubbish

Hardback, 30/01/2009, £5.99
It smells horrible and looks disgusting, but rubbish hasn't always been a problem. Some of it can even be useful. Intended for children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and more complex stories, this title tells its intriguing story, past ancient animal droppings, stinking sewers, and dirty nappies.

Beginners Plus Artificial Intelligence

Paperback, 01/09/2016, £7.99
How can engineers teach a robot to think? Will machines ever be smarter than humans? With simple text, diagrams, comic strip stories and stunning photographs, this introduction to AI uncovers how intelligent machines can explore space, play games, create works of art, help surgeons and the armed forces, and lots more. Perfect for reluctant readers.

Story of Life: Evolution (Extended Edition)

Hardback, 07/09/2017, £12.99
See evolution in action w ith this chronological compendium. W ith beautiful illustrations by Katie Scott, you can discover the extraordinary story of life on Earth.

Brain Gaming for Clever Kids

Paperback, 08/03/2018, £4.99
A fantastic follow-up to Brain Games for Clever Kids, this book is brimming with logic, reasoning and problem-solving puzzles designed to help kids make the most of their grey matter.

Destroy This Book In The Name of Science: Galileo Edition

Paperback, 02/11/2017, £9.99
Destroy This Book: Galileo Edition is the ultimate activity-based book for boffins and inquisitive children who are inspired by science!

Maths Games for Clever Kids

Paperback, 08/03/2018, £4.99
A fantastic follow-up to Brain Games for Clever Kids, this book is brimming with maths puzzles designed to help kids make the most of their grey matter.

I am a Wonder Woman: Inspiring activities to try. Incredible women to discover.

Paperback, 08/03/2018, £9.99
An inspirational look at some of the most amazing women in history, complete with creative fill-in elements to spark imagination.

Accidental Scientist: The Role of Chance and Luck in Scientific Discovery

Paperback, 25/05/2017, £7.99
The Accidental Scientist explores the role of chance and error in scientific, medical and commercial innovation, outlining exactly how some of the most well-known products, gadgets and useful gizmos came to be.

101 Great Science Experiments

Paperback, 02/01/2015, £7.99
Lets you make science fun with 101 step-by-step science experiments for kids that are safe and easy to do at home. This book helps you find out how to use everyday objects to discover the principles of science.

Space Exploration

Paperback, 22/10/2014, £6.99
From blasting into space to the mysteries beyond the Earth, this book lets your child learn all about spacecrafts, astronauts and their equipment, and landings on the moon and probes on Mars. It shows how astronauts breathe in space and what zero gravity feels like.

Mummy & Me Bake

Hardback, 02/02/2015, £9.99
From icing biscuits to making pizza people, this book helps you and your child learn how to make delicious biscuits, follow mouth-watering cupcake recipes and discover how to bake a cake as a family with this easy-to-follow kids' cookbook, as well as introducing your child to basic baking know-how such as kneading and mixing.

First Dinosaur Encyclopedia: A First Reference Book for Children

Paperback, 01/06/2016, £9.99
Helps children discover where dinosaurs came from, how they lived and what happened to them as well as facts like which was the tallest dinosaur and who laid the largest dinosaur egg. This book covers topics ranging from unearthing fossils to well-known dinosaurs like Velociraptor and Tyrannosaurus rex.
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