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Books On Senses

  • My Senses Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781786372123
    MYSN 3 years +
    3 years +
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    This collection will show children how our five senses work and how they help us understand more about the world.

    Covering taste, touch, smell, sight and hearing, each book contains repetitive, easy-to-read text and simple diagrams. They're ideal for younger readers who want to learn more about the way we live.
  • AAWUY 3 years +
    3 years +
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    A sequel to "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?", Bill Martin's playful story combining animals, colours and sounds, is beautifully illustrated by Eric Carle. A simple rhythmic text introduces the reader to a menagerie of wild animals from a roaring lion to a fluting flamingo and a trumpeting elephant. With refreshed colour artwork, this paperback reissue celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the second title in the series, "Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?".
  • ACGRD Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    That's Not My Puppy is the perfect book for encouraging interactive play in babies and toddlers. Every page had a different texture just waiting to be discovered and the bright illustrations and simple text are sure to help in developing both sensory and language awareness. Hands-on fun for the very young!

  • AOWBU 4 years +
    4 years +
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    This book takes a very simple look at children's sense of touch. Levelled text with repeated use of high frequency words makes the book perfect for beginning readers, while bright, colourful illustrations complement the text and maintain readers' interest.
  • ANPBS
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    In the ocean, sharks are near the top of the food chain. Sharks have the same five senses as humans do, but they have an extra sixth sense that makes them especially deadly hunters. What is this sense and how does a shark use all six senses to track down prey? Read and find out! With colorful illustrations from Bob Barner and engaging text from John F. Waters, Sharks Have Six Senses is a fascinating look into one of the most powerful predators in the sea. Featuring rich marine-biology vocabulary bolded throughout the text, this book also includes a Find Out More section with additional shark facts and web research prompts about shark conservation efforts. Both the text and the artwork were vetted for accuracy by Dr. George H. Burgess, director of the Program for Shark Research at the Florida Museum of Natural History. This is a Level 2 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades and supports the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. Let's-Read-And-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.
  • AOWKV 4 years +
    4 years +
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    Sight and smell, taste and hearing and touch-our senses teach us about our world. Discover how you use your five senses in this classic Level 1 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out picture book from beloved author-illustrator Aliki. Aliki's simple, engaging text and colorful artwork show young readers how they use their senses to smell a rose or play with a puppy. Now rebranded with a new cover look, this bestselling picture book invites young readers to use each of their five senses to explore the world around them. Both text and artwork were expert-reviewed for accuracy. This is a Level 1 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores introductory concepts perfect for children in the primary grades and supports the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. Let's-Read-and-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.
  • AOWBS 4 years +
    4 years +
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    This book takes a very simple look at children's sense of taste. Levelled text with repeated use of high frequency words makes the book perfect for beginning readers, while bright, colourful illustrations complement the text and maintain readers' interest.
  • APGIR Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations specially designed for babies and toddlers. Small children can meet a range of friendly hedgehogs, and by using their sense of touch, work out which hedgehog is theirs. Don't forget to spot the little white mouse that's hiding on each page!
  • AOHWO
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    The dark side of glamorous expat life in Paris is brought to life in this new translation, book twenty-one in the new Penguin Maigret series. 'Try to imagine a guest, a wealthy woman, staying at the Majestic with her husband, her son, a nurse and a governess ...In a suite that costs more than a thousand francs a day ...At six in the morning, she's strangled, not in her room, but in the basement locker room' Below stairs at a glamorous hotel on the Champs-Elysees, the workers' lives are worlds away from the luxury enjoyed by the wealthy guests. When their worlds meet, Maigret discovers a tragic story of ambition, blackmail and unrequited love. Penguin is publishing the entire series of Maigret novels in new translations. This novel has been published in a previous translation as Maigret and the Hotel Majestic. 'Compelling, remorseless, brilliant' John Gray 'One of the greatest writers of the twentieth century ...Simenon was unequalled at making us look inside, though the ability was masked by his brilliance at absorbing us obsessively in his stories' Guardian 'A supreme writer ...unforgettable vividness' Independent Georges Simenon was born in Liege, Belgium, in 1903. Best known in Britain as the author of the Maigret books, his prolific output of over 400 novels and short stories have made him a household name in continental Europe. He died in 1989 in Lausanne, Switzerland, where he had lived for the latter part of his life.
  • AOWBQ 4 years +
    4 years +
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    This book takes a very simple look at children's sense of sight. Levelled text with repeated use of high frequency words makes the book perfect for beginning readers, while bright, colourful illustrations complement the text and maintain readers' interest.
  • BKQEL
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    In the frozen Antarctic, one curious little penguin decides to explore the ice and the snow and the sea. On his travels he sees two blue whales, a family of sea lions and a whole school of orca, but soon Penguin starts to miss his own family. Sometimes coming home is the best adventure of all. Told in rhyming couplets, this feel-good book is perfect for bedtimes and cuddle-up times. From bestselling author Tony Mitton, and beautifully illustrated by Alison Brown.
  • BAGPH
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    Celebrate the first year of baby's life with this stunning journal for new parents or grandparents to fill in. With plenty of space for photos of the new arrival, a chart to record baby's time of birth and weight, lots of envelopes for special keepsakes and even a page for baby's hand and footprints, this beautiful baby journal, full of traditional, nostalgic Little Grey Rabbit artwork, is an ideal present for the family.
  • BMLQM
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    Young readers will have fun using their noses to find out who's hiding where! Scratch and sniff to help Peanut Butter find Cupcake, Soup, Hamburger, French fries, Ice Cream, and Jelly in this delicious smelling book! This book does not include any peanut butter scratch-and-sniff elements.
  • BEEJF
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    What's your favourite smell? What smells don't you like? How do insects smell? This book provides a gentle introduction to our sense of smell, something young children don't often think about. There is plenty to discuss in this simple yet deceptively clever book.
  • BKGTJ
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    Take a trip to the north pole and join the little husky as he scampers off on the snow and ice to say hello to all his animal friends. Meet a polar bear, a snowy owl and a cute little seal too! Toddlers will love to join in calling out the animals' noises as they turn the pages of this beautiful book and discover the winter wonderland inside. The satisfying rhyming text by Ian Whybrow, author of the bestselling The Tickle Book, and the cuddly animals, beautifully illustrated by Ed Eaves, make Say Hello to the Snowy Animals the perfect Christmas present for young children and a book to be enjoyed all year round.
  • BGLDD
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    Travel through the day of one big sister mouse and her noisy little sibling. From the swishy sound of teeth being brushed to the chomping of cereal and the stomping of feet on the way to school, this big sister can hear a lot. Luckily after school their eyes might not be able to find each other, but their ears can. An imaginative adventure through a world of sounds that are often not what they seem, this is a story that will have every reader thinking about what their ears hear.
  • AVBMS
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    Part of a series of picture books Ann and Paul Rand originally wrote for their daughter, Listen! Listen! explores the interplay of sound and colour. Paul Rand's distinctive illustrations with bold shapes and bursts of colour playfully interact with the text as children will learn to listen and repeat the noises they hear every day.
  • AQRKA
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    Babies and toddlers will love Sophie la girafe(registered): Sophie on the Move, feeling the soft, shiny and bumpy patches throughout this board book. Join Sophie la girafe as she drives fast in her little car then very slow in her big-wheeled tractor, high in a stunt plane then low in a submarine. Let your little one become engrossed in the story and feel the bumpy tractor tyres or the soft, silky sail on the sailing boat. With a variety of textures to feel and sturdy board pages, this small-sized Sophie the Giraffe book is ideal for anyone wanting baby touch and feel books or charming baby gifts.
  • ARIUO
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    This book takes a very simple look at children's sense of taste. Levelled text with repeated use of high frequency words makes the book perfect for beginning readers, while bright, colourful illustrations complement the text and maintain readers' interest.
  • AYVUT
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    Senses is an engaging non-fiction reader that will help make learning to read fun and interesting. Read and discover all about hearing, seeing, smell, taste, touch and balance at the Sensational Theme Park. The Reading Ladder series helps children to enjoy learning to read. It features favourite topics, well-loved authors and classic characters so that children will find something to excite and engage them in every title they pick up. It's the first step towards a lasting love of reading. Level 3 Reading Ladder titles are perfect for fluent readers who are beginning to read exciting, challenging books independently. It features: varied sentences; detailed illustrations to enjoy; contains a glossary and index; more technical language; a rich range of vocabulary; and, higher word count. All Reading Ladder titles are developed with a leading literacy consultant, making them perfect for use in schools and for parents keen to support their children's reading. Book band level: Gold More level 3 non-fiction reading ladder books to collect: A day in the life of Triceratops, A day in the life of T. rex and Romans.
  • BEEJE
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    What different sounds do you hear throughout the day? How about a phone ringing, a bee buzzing or even your heartbeat? We live in a world bombarded by noise and we don't always think too much about the sounds we hear or enjoy listening to. This is a book of colourful and creative imagery highlighting some of the different sounds that fill our day. There is plenty to discuss in this simple yet deceptively clever book.
  • BFDOO
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    Brilliant board books for toddlers based around the senses. Exploring the concept of taste, this title features familiar scenes and fun words to encourage lively chatter.
  • BFDNG
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    Brilliant board books for toddlers based around the senses. Exploring the concept of smell, this title features familiar scenes and fun words to encourage lively chatter.
  • BFDNH
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    Brilliant board books for toddlers based around the senses. Exploring the concept of sight, this title features familiar scenes and fun words to encourage lively chatter.