Richard Scarry's beloved Busylande meets the Middle Ages - and the result is a joyful reworked fairy tale starring knights on horseback, wandering minstrels, intrepid peasants, a beautiful princess and a frightening dragon!
Busylande is a very busy, happy kingdom - until a roaring dragon kidnaps Princess Lily.
Inside this mega-jam-packed book are fact-tastic engineering timelines, drawing tips, information and experiments! From biographies of key engineers to learning about chemical, civil, mechanical, electrical and biomedical engineering.
From Archimedes machine for carrying water up hill, to Edisons electric light bulbthis book tells each gripping story of invention, struggle and perseverance is told in fascinating detail. It also includes a selection of simple how-to activities to inspire the budding scientist.
Explores seven key scientific areas in the Science Museum's new interactive gallery for children: force and motion, electricity and magnetism, earth and space, light, matter, sound and mathematics. In this title, each spread centres on an open-ended question or activity, with space on the page for the child to write, draw or interact.
This stunt-stuffed book is for kids and grown-ups who love to experiment with peculiar physics, mind-boggling biology, crazy chemistry and want to learn more fascinating factoids than you can shake a Bunsen burner at.
Features tips from expert Lego builders on how to make jet planes reach new heights, create fantastic fortresses, swing through lush jungles, have fun on the farm and send space shuttles out of this world.
A guide to fossils. Featuring more than 1,000 photographs of over 500 species, it enables you to recognize species instantly. It offers coverage ranging from what a fossil is, how they are classified to how to start a collection. It is suitable for fossil lovers, as well as for collectors.
A guide to discovering and navigating the night sky every month. It offers charts for observing stars and constellations in both the northern and southern hemispheres at any time of the year. It includes positions of stars and planet locations for each month, as well as tips on what equipment to use and how.
Shows you 'how to' of football with simple step-by-step photographs and easy-to-follow instructions - from coaching tips and practice drills devised by professional coaches, to key match day tactics, including attacking, defending and movement without the ball.
Includes images that reveal the intricate details and characteristics of our stars and planets. This guide gives you knowledge of the galaxy at your fingertips. It offers information on the tools and techniques that you need to observe the night skies and a guide to all 88 constellations.
Crammed with paper novelties including pop-ups and pull-tabs, this fun & fact-packed book takes us on a whistle-stop tour through the whole of human history. From the wheels to the rocket, from the printing press to the computer, we discover the world's most groundbreaking inventions.
Teaches kids everything they would want to know about the explosive world of volcanoes. With key curriculum information, this book is packed with fun facts for kids, quizzes and photography. It covers key curriculum knowledge, such as the structure of a volcano, and fast facts, such as "how hot is lava?".
Teaches kids everything they would want to know about the animal kingdom. With key curriculum information, this book is packed with fun quizzes and images of all their favourite creatures, from mammals to reptiles. It helps them discover what makes up a bird and how animals use camouflage to hide, to which animal spends the longest time in bed.