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Our children's books about animals and habitats will help your students learn all about the different creatures that have walked on Earth. Suitable for KS1 and KS2 level, we even have animal picture books in our hand-picked selection..

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    National Geographic Kids Readers Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: NGKR
    Collection 4 years +
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    Hang with the monkeys, dive with the dolphins and ride the storm with National Geographic Kids!

    Containing a combination of early readers (Level 1) and books for those who are developing their reading stamina and becoming more fluent (Level 2), these engaging reads are packed with facts about nature and incredible animals and full-colour photographs.

    They have been developed by education experts and feature lively text about popular themes.
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    Whose Little Baby Are You? Collection

    Product Code: WSLB
    Collection 5 years +
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    This accessible series of children's books introduces cute baby animals ranging from fluffy ostrich chicks to newborn giant pandas.

    They explain how not every baby looks like their parents and will encourage young readers to turn the pages to discover just who the baby animal belongs to.

    These nature books also explain how animal mums and dads care for their young and show how baby animals grow, change and prepare for adult life.
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    Science Sorted Collection - 5 Books

    Product Code: GMUR
    Collection 9 years +
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    This is a collection of fun doodle-filled books about subjects ranging from science and nature to the human body. They've all been created by Glenn Murphy, the author of Why is Snot Green?, so you know they're going to be full of gloriously gross facts and tidbits.

    Ideal for dipping in and out of and perfect for children who wouldn't normally open a book, these books answer questions ranging from what actually happens in your head during a headache to the reasons why some farts are eggier than others.

    Extraordinarily designed and with plenty of Horrible Histories-style humour on show, these books also cover the theory of evolution and life on Earth; discoveries from outer space; the history of robots and engineering; and how hunters have caught their prey for generations.
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    Everything I Need to Know for School: Lower Key Stage 2 Collection - 30 Books

    Product Code: ENKL
    Collection 7 years +
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    Especially tailored towards students studying at the lower end of Key Stage 2, this 30-book collection covers a huge range of subjects and will provide help both at home and in the classroom.

    Linked to the National Curriculum, the collection comes in a sturdy slipcase and includes workbooks on the core subjects of maths, English and science as well as other important subjects including geography and computer coding. There is also an illustrated dictionary to further aid learning.

    Colour coded for ease of use, the books are full of accessible information and break down the tricky subjects into easier, bite-sized snippets of information. This is a must for any child who wants to succeed at school.
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    How to Take Care of your Pet Dinosaur Collection - 6 Books

    Kirsty Holmes

    Product Code: PETD
    Collection 5 years +
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    Any child who dreams of owning a prehistoric pet will find the tips in these dino-tastic books invaluable. They reveal where Stegosaurs sleep, what a Diplodocus eats and just how you hatch a T-rex egg.

    These F.O.S.S.I.L. guides are packed with useful tips and tricks for budding dinosaur trainers and contain a host of jaw-dropping facts alongside eye-catching artwork.

    They are written in an engaging style and will complement any child's early learning.
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    DK Findout Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: FNDO
    Collection 7 years +
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    From the experts at DK, these 10 books offer incredible facts about everything from robots to space travel.

    Brightly presented with plenty of images and photographs, these are perfect for dipping in and out of and the bite-sized facts are sure to delight your children. Other topics covered include reptiles, the human body and Earth.

    As well as the facts that will help children learn about the subjects and assist them in their school work, there are also fun ones that they will love to recall and tell to everyone they meet.
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    100 Facts Collection - 6 Books

    Product Code: REDF
    Collection 6 years +
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    Expand your knowledge with six books full of top facts! Each book features two different topics so your children will enjoy a varied read.

    Each of these books has strong visuals and photographs that fact-hungry children will love to pore over. They have concise text and diagrams to help further understanding.

    These amazing, amusing, fascinating and surprising books focus on dinosaurs and natural wonders, animals and ocean creatures, the world and weather, space and big ideas, the body and senses, and birds and bugs.
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    Curious Questions and Answers Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: CQAA
    Collection 6 years +
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    Is the sun hotter than your oven?

    From dinosaurs and the depths of the ocean to science and saving the Earth, the Curious Questions & Answers books focus on the super and strange things about our world. They have refreshing, contemporary artwork, humorous text and jaw-dropping facts for children to pore over and regale you with.

    These are a must-have for any children who love to ask questions about all aspects of life, science and nature.
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    Why Do I? Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: WHYI
    Collection 6 years +
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    Learn all about farts, hearts and itchy body parts...

    These great books focus on the more curious aspects of the human body: explaining what happens to smelly poos, why people vomit and what happens to us when our noses run.

    Written with witty yet informative text, they also focus on slightly less disgusting aspects like growth spurts and why it's important we trim our toenails. They're a disgustingly brilliant way to introduce children to the workings of the human body and biology.
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    The Sea Book

    Charlotte Milner

    Product Code: SEAB
    Hardback 5 years +
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    Following on from The Bee Book, Charlotte Milner's The Sea Book contains a selection of fascinating fishy facts and beautiful illustrations of the sea and what lives in it.

    Bright and bold, this book features mammals, fish, invertebrates and reptiles and also looks at their habitats - from the icy tundra to colourful coral reefs and the deepest, darkest depths where all kinds of strange but stunning animals live.

    This celebration of the sea also highlights the important ecological issues we are currently facing and clearly explains the damaging effects humans are having on marine life - and what children can do to rectify this e.g. living plastic free and crafting their own recycled shopping bag from an old T-shirt!
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    Children's Atlas Collection - 3 Books

    Product Code: ATLS
    Collection 7 years +
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    Learn about the countries, animals and flags of the world with this informative and accessible three-book collection.

    As well as helping children learn how to read a map, these books are packed with facts and photographs to make their pages even more appealing.

    They all have clear and colourful maps and the world atlas introduces different cultures, regions and customs; the animals book lets children know where creatures originate from; and the flags book will help them recognise different identities.

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    Lift-the-Flap: Animal Mazes

    Florence Weiser

    Product Code: LFAM
    Paperback 5 years +
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    This animal-themed activity book is packed with fiendishly fun mazes for children to find their way through - and the interactive flaps completely transform the routes!

    From tropical jungles to Arctic landscapes, there are eight mazes to complete. They all feature facts about the area's animals, wildlife and habitat and between two and four flaps. Open these to reveal new paths and escape dead ends!

    This book offers animal-loving children a great way of developing their observational and problem-solving skills.
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    Welcome to Our Habitats Collection - 4 Books

    Honor Head

    Product Code: LTAH
    Collection 5 years +
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    This series of books explains to children how living things depend on each other and their environment for survival. They're packed with facts, core curriculum information and awe-inspiring photographs.

    These handy books explain the connections and interactions between the plants and animals and how they can help them make their habitats home.

    The four books in this collection are dedicated to the Arctic, the desert, the rainforest and the Coral Reef.

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    Heroes

    David Long

    Product Code: HINC
    Hardback 9 years +
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    Animals have been saving lives for as long as there have been wars and this fully illustrated hardback book tells some of their most incredible and poignant stories.

    From an Alsatian who became a hero of the Blitz to a donkey who served as an ambulance and even a bear who did magnificent things, these animals are truly extraordinary.

    With David Long's revealing and informative text brought to life by Kerry Hyndman's stunning artwork, this is an anthology of animal tales that proves not all heroes are human. The stories will astonish, engross, move and delight.
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    Wildlife Wonders Collection - 6 Books

    Pat Jacobs

    Product Code: WLDW
    Collection 7 years +
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    Have your children ever asked you why birds have feathers or why fish have gills? This collection of six science books will give them all the answers they need, while also providing an overview of the wonderful diversity of the natural world.

    Covering birds, fish, insects, mammals, plants and reptiles, each book explores the key characteristics of each species and looks at how their characteristics have evolved over time. This is all backed by easy-to-follow text, 3D artwork and eye-catching photographs.

    Perfect for nature lovers, all of these books are closely linked to the new National Science Curriculum and will boost understanding of wildlife classification and evolution.
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    Giant Adventures: On the Trail of the Whale

    Camilla De la Bedoyere

    Product Code: OTOW
    Hardback 5 years +
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    This large-format hardback will tell your little undersea explorer everything they want to know about the creatures that live under the sea.

    Otto the Octopus has lost his best friend Hula and is need of some help. Children have to follow the clues, complete the activities and tick off the checklist of animals they spot along the way.

    This is a lovely interactive book for little nature lovers.
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    Animaths Collection - 6 Books

    Product Code: AMTH
    Collection 5 years +
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    Become a roaring success when it comes to maths by working through these engaging books. They feature cut-out photos of animals and bright colours to help even the most reluctant of mathematicians!

    This fun series uses exciting, high-interest animals to capture the imagination and help children engage with maths.

    Key topics and concepts are explored including comparing, measuring and subtraction. Perfect for reluctant maths students, the colourful illustrations and photos make the subjects relatable and enjoyable.
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  • First 100 Animals

    Make Believe Ideas

    Product Code: FTZ2
    Other Toddlers
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    Young children will have so much fun seeing animals in their own special habitats and comparing those that are furry, feathery and fishy in this brilliant First 100 Animals book!

    A vibrant combination of photography and artwork helps bring the animals to life and will give children plenty to pore over, while the easy-to-read labels encourage children to sound out new words for the first time.

    A brilliant first word and picture book full of animals that will inspire little ones to ask questions about the animals they love!
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    National Geographic Explorer Guide: Birds

    National Geographic Kids

    Product Code: NGBD
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Find adventure, have fun outdoors and be a bird spotter with this ultimate explorer field guide from National Geographic Kids!

    Packed with facts and photos, this fun guide will make children look and listen to find the feathered friends right in their own gardens. From ducks to hawks and sparrows to sandpipers, it's the perfect introduction to birds and makes identifying them easy.

    It contains the most common birds in Great Britain and Ireland and is a great size for taking in backpacks on days trips or camping holidays.
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  • Commotion in the Ocean

    Giles Andreae

    Product Code: CIO2
    Paperback 3 years +
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    Commotion In The Ocean is a snappy collection of poems from award-winning team Giles Andreae and David Wojtowycz. The lively and appealing language makes these poems lots of fun to read aloud. And the vivid illustrations will definitely tickle a funny bone or two. If you enjoyed a Rumble in the Jungle, then you'll love this, and so will your little one!
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  • The Strangest Animals in the World

    Tammy Gagne

    Product Code: AOJ2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    Discover the strangest animals in the world in this incredibly informative and awe-inspiring book. Among its highlights are a monkey with a moustache, a rodent that can detect danger and an octopus that looks like an elephant.

    Packed with enticing, full-colour photos and fascinating facts, this book looks at the odd appearances and bizarre behaviour of these fantastically strange creatures.
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  • In Focus: Tropical Lands

    Clive Gifford

    Product Code: EGQ2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Learn everything you ever wanted to know about tropical lands with this magazine-style book. It's packed with top 10 lists, fast facts, quickfire quizzes and beautiful photographs.
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  • Nocturnal Animals

    Abbie Dunne

    Product Code: AKV2
    Hardback 5 years +
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    Abbie Dunne's Nocturnal Animals is a non-fiction book packed with simple text and bright photographs.

    It explains the concept of nocturnal animals for early readers and includes activities so nature-loving children can learn more about the subjects in an interactive way.
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  • In Focus: Polar Lands

    Kingfisher

    Product Code: EFY2
    Paperback 6 years +
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    This magazine-style book focuses on the polar landscape and will tell children everything from what a glacier calf is to the reasons why polar bears don't hunt penguins.

    It includes top 10 lists, fast facts, quickfire quizzes and some truly stunning photographs.
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