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Subjects : Primary School Technology Books

  • My Little Book of Cars

    Product Code: MLBC
    Paperback 5 years +
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    How does a car actually work? How has car safety changed over the years?

    My Little Book of Cars is packed full of cool photos and bite-sized information that children can dip into. It's perfect for reluctant readers and those who'd rather read facts than fiction.

    The simple text will encourage children to talk about the topic with passion and enthusiasm.
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  • How to Be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering

    DK

    Product Code: BTIYC
    Hardback 9 years +
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    Little scientists will understand science in seconds with this essential homework-helping guide. Learn about everything from molecules and magnetism to rockets and radio waves and find out how a hot-air balloon rises, how erosion flattens mountains, how light waves zip through space, and how the human eye sees colours! With STEM (science, technology, engineering, and maths) subjects ever more important in today's technological world, How to be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering is the perfect book to inspire and educate inquisitive young minds and prepare them for the future. This is the perfect homework guide for parents and their children, with all core curriculum areas of science included. Cool illustrations show the appliance of science in the real world: see how microchips, tractors, and suspension bridges work. Hands-on projects feature fun experiments to try at home or school: try polishing old coins in vinegar, or make an erupting volcano with baking soda.
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  • My First Trucks and Diggers Let's Get Driving

    Product Code: AIQIF
    Board Babies
    (1)
    Get learning and teach your toddler about trucks and diggers with My First Playtime: Let's Get Driving! Hands-on fun awaits you and your toddler as you learn about trucks and diggers with My First Trucks and Diggers: Let's Get Driving! Packed with colourful pictures and activities, your toddler will love discovering familiar vehicles with this tactile board book. Read it together and help them turn the pages using the easy-grip picture tabs. Bright, busy pictures transport your toddler to the world of trucks and diggers, from fire trucks and diggers to tractors and tow trucks. Fun-filled questions on every page will help develop early speaking and listening skills. With activities featuring colourful trucks and diggers and mix and match games, there's lots for your toddler to engage with in My First Trucks and Diggers: Let's Get Driving!
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  • Miffy's Bicycle

    Dick Bruna

    Product Code: AKZJC
    Hardback 3 years +
    Miffy's only a little rabbit now, but she dreams of a time when she will be old enough to ride her very own bicycle. Join her as she dreams of all the adventures she will have...Award-winning UK poet, Tony Mitton, has worked closely with Dick Bruna's Dutch publisher to create new translations for the classic Miffy stories that are true to the books' original voice, and yet have a contemporary feel to the language that makes them appealing to the modern young audience. The translations beautifully convey the warmth and friendliness of the original Dutch whilst maintaining a style that is inimitably Miffy.
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  • Big Machines Rescue!

    Catherine Veitch

    Product Code: APKFQ
    Paperback 5 years +
    These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colourful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines that come to our rescue including fire engines, lifeboats and helicopters. Find out which rescue machine is the mightiest of them all!
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  • Big Machines Float!

    Catherine Veitch

    Product Code: AOWCG
    Paperback 5 years +
    These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colourful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines that can float including cruise ships, hovercraft, and ice-breakers. Find out which floating machine is the mightiest of them all!
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  • Great Car Designs 1900 - Today

    Richard Spilsbury

    Product Code: AUQAB
    Paperback 7 years +
    Discover the most amazing car designs since 1900. From the Mini Cooper to the gull-wing doors of the Mercedes 300SL, this book charts the story of design that led to some amazing machines. We look at the needs that prompted their design, the designers responsible for breaking boundaries and the technology that made them possible.
    • £8.09
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  • Usborne Look Inside: An Airport

    Rob Lloyd Jones

    Product Code: AGBYD
    Hardback 5 years +
    (1)
    Full of unusual equipment, strange machines and - of course - lots of planes, children are fascinated by airports.

    This book can help young kids find out more about how an airport works - from checking in to how the suitcase ends up on the plane. With flaps to lift and colourful illustrations throughout, this is a richly informative book.
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  • Big Machines Fly!

    Catherine Veitch

    Product Code: AQGIP
    Paperback 5 years +
    These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colourful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines that can fly including super jumbos, rockets, and space shuttles. Find out which flying machine is the mightiest of them all!
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  • Minecrafters: Treasure Hunters in Trouble

    Winter Morgan

    Product Code: APWJP
    Paperback 7 years +
    During Steve's journey he must encounter spiders in a cave, face hostile chicken jockeys, and get stuck at sea. If he rescues them they will all be rewarded with treasure. But if he doesn't...
    • £4.89
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  • Rosie Revere, Engineer

    Andrea Beaty

    Product Code: ALKNV
    Hardback 5 years +
    From the powerhouse author/illustrator team of Iggy Peck, Architect comes Rosie Revere, Engineer, another charming, witty picture book about pursuing your passion. Rosie may seem quiet during the day, but at night she's a brilliant inventor of gizmos and gadgets 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. Her invention complete, Rosie attempts a test flight--but after a moment, the machine crashes to the ground. Discouraged, Rosie deems the invention a failure, but Aunt Rose insists that on the contrary, it was a raging success. You can only truly fail, she explains, if you quit. Reassured, Rosie returns to her engineering and inspires her classmates to join in the fun.
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  • Hacks for Minecrafters: Command Blocks

    Megan Miller

    Product Code: APITZ
    Paperback 7 years +
    Packed with expert tips, cheats, and hacks on command blocks, including a full reference to all the commands and exactly how you use them. With over one hundred screenshots, Hacks for Minecrafters: Command Blocks shows exactly how the experts wield command blocks and make fun modifications to the Minecraft world. Feel inspired by tricks and projects for making your own custom maps and mini-games.
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  • The Story of Inventions

    Anna Claybourne

    Product Code: AFPHM
    Paperback 7 years +
    From toilets, bread and blue jeans to aeroplanes, microwaves and computers, this title explains how, when and why the ingenious inventions that surround us were created. The development of one invention is detailed over each double page, revealing the real-life stories behind each creation, as well as how they have been influenced by other discoveries over the ages. Humorous illustrations by Adam Larkum show how the inventions work.
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  • The Building of Britain's Railways

    Catherine Chambers

    Product Code: BMAZM
    Paperback 7 years +
    The British railway system is the oldest in the world. This fascinating book describes the early days in the British railway industry, from the opening of the first public steam inter-city railway line in 1830 and Robert Stephenson's Rocket, through to the glory days of the Flying Scotsman and the expansion of the national rail networks in the 1940s to form British Railways. With a biography of George Stephenson the Father of the Railways and his son Robert, a timeline and Track Facts, this book is a must for anyone with an interest in trains and train travel.
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  • Building Bridges

    Tammy Enz

    Product Code: BMCYN
    Paperback 7 years +
    Uses engaging nonfiction text and hands-on projects to help young readers explore real-life bridge engineering projects, including the science behind how these structures are planned and built.
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  • All Kinds of Bikes

    Lisa J. Amstutz

    Product Code: BMAZJ
    Paperback 5 years +
    One wheel, two wheels, or three? There is a perfect bike for every rider. Check out the range of bike styles and find the perfect one for you.
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  • Incredible Robots in Space

    Louise Spilsbury

    Product Code: AYICI
    Hardback 7 years +
    This book looks at space probes and other kinds of robots used in space. Space probes have explored the planet Mars, flown to the asteroid belt and even travelled to the outer planets of our solar system, sending pictures and information back to Earth. With the help of colour photographs and real examples, readers will learn about space technology, robot astronauts, and how important robots have become to space exploration.
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  • Mobile Phone Safety

    Kathy Allen

    Product Code: ARJVO
    Hardback 9 years +
    If you get a text from a stranger, do you know what to do? Don't worry if you don't. This book is here to help! Learn tech-savvy ways to keep your mobile phone a safe zone without taking away all the fun!
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  • High-Speed Trains

    Nikki Bruno Clapper

    Product Code: ARJET
    Hardback
    All aboard! Hop on the fastest trains in the world to see where they go, how they work, and how fast these bullet trains can go.
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  • Machines at the Airport

    Sian Smith

    Product Code: AKIBZ
    Paperback 5 years +
    This title uses simple text and labelled photographs to examine a wide range of cool machines used at the airport, revealing how each machine solves a particular problem. The machines covered include jet aeroplanes, staircases on wheels, scanners, conveyor belts, radar, and more!
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  • Peppa Pig: Peppa Pig's Family Computer

    Product Code: AHTKW
    Paperback Toddlers
    "Peppa Pig's Family Computer" is a colourful and entertaining storybook, based on the award-winning Nick Jr. television character Peppa Pig. Mummy Pig is working at home on the family computer but Peppa and George want to play 'Happy Mrs Chicken'. Can Daddy Pig come to the rescue and fix the frozen computer? Read more in this charming piggy tale. Peppa Pig is the most popular pre-school licensed character; the Peppa Pig range of books are fun, interactive and educational, ideal for encouraging children to start to read by themselves. Titles available from Ladybird include: "Peppa Goes Camping", "Peppa and George's Shiny Stickerbook", "Peppa's Space Trip" and "Peppa's Super Noisy Soundbook". You can star in your own Peppa Pig book at website.
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  • Busting Boredom with Technology

    Tyler Omoth

    Product Code: BMUDP
    Paperback 8 years +
    Feeling tech-savvy? Get ready to bust boredom with technology! Learn how to put together a digital photo album, create a blog, produce a stop-motion movie and much more. With clear instructions and helpful photos, busting boredom with technology has never been more fun.
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  • Staying Safe Online

    Ben Hubbard

    Product Code: BMAZX
    Paperback 6 years +
    Are you ever overwhelmed with the amount of information online? Find out how to navigate the online world easily and safely.
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  • How Computers Work

    Ben Hubbard

    Product Code: BMAZV
    Paperback
    Ever wonder what goes on inside your computer? Take a look into how processors, networks and more are all connected.
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