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How to Win a Nobel Prize: Shortlisted for the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize

Paperback, 01/02/2019, £7.99
A time-travelling adventure with interactive experiments for budding young scientists, by Nobel Prize winning Barry Marshall

Space Explorers: 25 extraordinary stories of space exploration and adventure

Hardback, 03/09/2020, £14.99
A beautifully illustrated anthology of 25 extraordinary stories of space exploration, adventure and human achievement from Britain's leading expert in human spaceflight

Mary Had a Little Lamb: A Colours Book

Hardback, 01/08/2019, £6.99

Farm Sticker Book

Paperback, 27/06/2008, £5.99
Encourages children to fill in the fun farm and trucking scenes using the colourful stickers provided. This title includes hundreds of stickers to choose from.

Travel Sticker Book

Paperback, 27/06/2019, £6.99
The Travel Sticker Book allows children to travel the world while using stickers to bring scenes to life. Suitable for ages 5 and up.

Richard Scarry's Peasant Pig and the Terrible Dragon

Paperback, 04/03/2021, £7.99
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.

Cool Engineering: Filled with fantastic facts for kids of all ages

Hardback, 04/03/2021, £9.99
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.

When We Went Wild

Paperback, 02/03/2021, £7.99
When We Went Wild tells the story of Nancy and Jake, two farmers who decide to rewild their farm.

Jacob's New Dress

Hardback, 01/03/2014, £16.99

Change Sings: A Children's Anthem

Hardback, 21/09/2021, £12.99

Tiny: The Invisible World of Microbes

Paperback, 04/06/2015, £7.99
This exciting non-fiction picture book introduces young readers to the wondrous (and invisible) world of microbes.

Genius!: The Most Astonishing Inventions of all Time

Hardback, 20/04/2015, £12.95
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.

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

Hardback, 18/08/2016, £8.95
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.

Cool Science Tricks: 50 Fantastic feats for kids of all ages

Hardback, 04/10/2012, £9.99
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.

Professor Astro Cat's Atomic Adventure

Hardback, 01/03/2016, £15.99
Physics is a very important part of our everyday lives! Just go for a walk through the park and you'll see for yourself.

91 Cool Maths Tricks to Make You Gasp!

Paperback, 01/04/2021, £8.99

My Met Sticker Collection: Make Your Own Sticker Museum

Paperback, 05/08/2021, £8.99

Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum

Paperback, 12/08/2021, £7.99

Unlocking the Universe

Paperback, 05/08/2021, £9.99

321 Seriously Smart Things You Need To Know

Paperback, 03/06/2021, £14.99
321 surprising facts about flora and fauna, language, famous people, our planet earth and much more.

The Colours We Share

Hardback, 24/06/2021, £12.95

King Tutankhamun Tells All!

Hardback, 03/06/2021, £11.99
The famous boy Pharaoh, King Tutankhamun, finally gets to tell his own version of history.

Rosie Revere, Engineer

Hardback, 03/09/2013, £12.99
Rosie may seem quiet during the day, but at night she's a brilliant who dreams of becoming a great engineer. When her Great, Great Aunt Rose (Rosie the Riveter) comes for a visit and mentions her one unfinished goal--to fly--Rosie sets to work building a contraption to make her aunt's dream come true.

Rosie Revere's Big Project Book for Bold Engineers

Paperback, 04/04/2017, £10.99
Ignite your creativity with this activity book inspired by the main character of New York Times bestselling Rosie Revere, Engineer

Ada Twist, Scientist

Hardback, 06/09/2016, £12.99
A story of the power of curiosity in the hands of a child on a mission to use science to understand her world

Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters

Hardback, 02/10/2018, £8.99

Iggy Peck, Architect

Hardback, 01/10/2007, £12.99
Iggy Peck has been building fabulous creations since he was two. His parents are proud of their son, though sometimes surprised by some of Iggy's inventive creations (like the tower he built out of used diapers). When a new second grade teacher declares her dislike of architecture, Iggy faces a challenge. He loves building too much to give it up!

Kid Scientists: True Tales of Childhood from Science Superstars

Hardback, 09/10/2018, £11.99
From the author who brought young readers Kid Athletes, Kid Presidents, Kid Artists, and Kid Authors comes Kid Scientists, a lively look into the childhoods of the world's most brilliant scientists.

40 Inspiring Icons: Super Scientists

Hardback, 07/02/2019, £9.99
Meet 40 of the most inspired scientists of all time who have changed our world.

Mary Anning: Volume 58

Hardback, 04/03/2021, £9.99
Discover the life of Mary Anning, the first paleontologist and daring fossil hunter.

Charles Darwin: Volume 53

Hardback, 05/01/2021, £9.99
Part of the bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Charles Darwin tells the inspiring story of this world-renowned naturalist.

Alan Turing: Volume 38

Hardback, 07/04/2020, £9.99
Part of the bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Alan Turing tells the inspiring story of the father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence.

Rosalind Franklin: Volume 65

Hardback, 03/08/2021, £9.99
In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Rosalind Franklin, the scientist who was crucial to the discovery of the double helix in DNA.

Little People, BIG DREAMS Learning Cards: 40 Fascinating Fact Cards

29/11/2018, £11.99
Little People Big Dreams Learning Cards features stylish learning cards full of information of the women featured in the international best-selling series.

Marie Curie: Volume 6

Hardback, 02/03/2017, £9.99
Part of the bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Marie Curie tells the inspiring story of one of the world's most famous scientists.

Little People, BIG DREAMS: Women in Science

04/10/2018, £25.00
Little People, BIG DREAMS: Women in Science is a boxed gift edition set of three books - Ada Lovelace, Amelia Earhart and Marie Curie - from the bestselling series.

You Are A Champion: How To Be The Best You Can Be

Paperback, 27/05/2021, £9.99
An inspiring, positive and practical guide for kids from Marcus Rashford MBE, footballer and child food poverty campaigner.

When We Say Black Lives Matter

Hardback, 01/04/2021, £12.99
A timely, powerful and much-needed picture book exploring the background to the Black Lives Matter movement for young children.

When We Say Black Lives Matter

Paperback, 24/06/2021, £6.99
A timely, powerful and much-needed picture book exploring the background to the Black Lives Matter movement for young children.

Explanatorium of History

Hardback, 11/11/2021, £20.00

Met Hokusai: He Saw the World in a Wave

Hardback, 04/11/2021, £9.99
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