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Our children's books about the environment will help children understand more about the world we live in and what they can do to help it thrive. All our environment books for kids are available at unbelievable prices.

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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.
    Format: paperback
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    Stuff You Should Know About Planet Earth

    Product Code: SSKE
    Paperback 8 years +
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    What are tectonic plates? Why does the moon change shape?

    From the water cycle and the changing of the seasons to the reasons why hurricanes happen, this informative and illustrated book answers all of your questions about the planet Earth. It has double-page spreads to explain complex processes such as the rock cycle and evolution and covers scientific processes that happen deep underground and up in the clouds.

    Large and colourful Stephen Biesty's Look Inside-style diagrams are brought to life by tiny characters running around that perform the actions explained in the text.
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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.
    Format: paperback
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    The Everyday Journeys of Ordinary Things

    Stella Gurney

    Product Code: EJOT
    Hardback 8 years +
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    The Everyday Journeys of Ordinary Things answers common questions ranging from how light switches work to the places that poos go when you flush!

    This eye-opening book features flowing, graphic illustrations and concise text to talk children through many important processes that help make today's world work e.g. the water cycle and recycling.

    This is a must for children who like to ask 'how?' - and parents who don't always have the answers on hand. We especially enjoyed the spread on how a book evolves from an idea in someone's head to a physical, tangible thing on someone's bookshelf.
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    Plastic Sucks!

    Dougie Poynter

    Product Code: PLST
    Paperback 9 years +
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    How can YOU help save our planet from plastic?

    McFly man Dougie Poynter's Plastic Sucks! is a book full of clear and easy ideas and advice that will help children cut out single-use plastic and live a more environmentally friendly life.

    Dougie explains how plastic fills up our oceans and endangers our wildlife and how the time to take action is NOW. He also discusses the history of plastic and introduces campaigners and reveals how, by working together, we can reduce and replace plastic.
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    Physical & Human Geography Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: PAHG
    Collection 9 years +
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    Explore planet Earth's most impressive natural processes with this fact-filled collection and discover how these shape our world.

    With clear illustrations and informative text, each book provides an intriguing insight into natural disasters by looking in detail at their causes and effects.

    Ranging from volcanoes and earthquakes to landslides and avalanches, young science-obsessed readers will be able to examine our planet's most destructive geographical events and answer important questions surrounding each process.
    Format: paperback
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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.
    Format: paperback
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    The Rocking Book of Rocks

    Florence Bullough

    Product Code: RBOR
    Hardback 8 years +
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    Written by top geology experts, The Rocking Book of Rocks offers a comprehensive guide to rocks, minerals and gems.

    It has amazing artwork and will tell rock-obsessed children everything they want to know about space rocks, gemstones, metals, volcanoes and so much more.
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    National Trust: Go Wild on the River

    Product Code: GWOR
    Hardback 7 years +
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    Learn what to pack, how to build your own raft and how to spot river animals and wildlife with this pocked-sized adventure guide from the experts at The National Trust.

    Also revealing how to catch a fish, this book is packed with fun games to play on and around a river and provides essential tips on staying safe. It also tells children what they should do if an emergency was to occur.
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  • Earthquakes and Volcanoes

    Collins

    Product Code: ATPGC
    Paperback 7 years +
    This fascinating book is a great introduction to the topic of earthquakes and volcanoes.

    Where do they occur? Why do they happen? What effects do they have? These and many more questions are answered, explained and illustrated in this introduction to the forces of nature. With endless facts and figures, this engaging book offers hours of reading pleasure and will help with schoolwork or projects.
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  • Electricity

    Louise Spilsbury

    Product Code: AKRJL
    Paperback 9 years +
    We depend on electricity in nearly every facet of our daily lives. But what exactely is electricity, how do we generate it, and how can we use it? This book explores the phenomenon that keeps the modern world up and running.
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  • What Happens When an Ice Cap Melts?

    Angela Royston

    Product Code: AQCKJ
    Paperback 7 years +
    This book looks at the effects of global warming and asks what will happen to people, animals and the environment if the Earth's thick masses of ice melt. It imagines scenarios at varying stages in the future and examines whether and how disaster can be averted.
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  • Science vs Climate Change

    Nick Hunter

    Product Code: AYHZX
    Paperback 9 years +
    This fascinating book looks at how scientists are fighting back against the threat of climate change and explores the incredible weapons they are deploying.

    It allows readers to discover why greenhouse and methane contribute to climate change and how this affects our planet. But solutions such as cutting emissions, using alternative energy sources and even charging transportation shows that science is fighting back.
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  • Science vs The Energy Crisis

    Nick Hunter

    Product Code: ARJSS
    Hardback 10 years +
    This fascinating book looks at how scientists are fighting back against a possible energy crisis and explores the incredible weapons they are deploying.

    It allows readers to discover why an energy crisis might happen - from the depletion of fossil fuels through to the crisis of a polluted planet due to the overuse of certain energy sources. There is also discussion of what scientists are doing to educate people and find alternative ways that science can fight back.
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  • Science vs Crime

    Angela Royston

    Product Code: ARJSP
    Hardback 10 years +
    This book enables you to discover how scientists are fighting back against the threat of crime, from murder to theft, and explore the incredible weapons they are deploying. The book looks at crime scene evidence, from fingerprints to DNA samples, and explains why these leave the police and scientists important clues. It then explores how the police use this science, along with technology such as CCTV and crime databases, to track down the criminal.
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  • Science vs Climate Change

    Nick Hunter

    Product Code: ARJSO
    Hardback 10 years +
    This title enables you to discover how scientists are fighting back against the threat of climate change and explore the incredible weapons they are deploying. The book looks at why things such as the greenhouse and methane effects contribute to climate change and how this affects our planet. It then explores how solutions such as cutting emissions, using alternative energy sources and even changing transportation shows that science is fighting back.
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  • Science vs Animal Extinction

    Nick Hunter

    Product Code: ARJSN
    Hardback 10 years +
    This title enables you to discover how scientists are fighting back against the threat of animal extinction and explore the incredible weapons they are deploying. The book looks at why destroying habitats, pollution, overfishing and over hunting, and climate change all affect the lives of animals. But solutions such as protecting and restoring habitats and cutting pollution show that science is fighting back.
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  • Science vs the Energy Crisis

    Nick Hunter

    Product Code: BGLDU
    Paperback 9 years +
    Discover how scientists are fighting back against a possible energy crisis and explore the incredible weapons they are deploying. The book looks at why an energy crisis might happen - from the depletion of fossil fuels through to the crisis of a polluted planet due to overuse of certain energy sources. The book also looks at what scientists are doing to educate people and find alternatives way that science can fight back.
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  • Science vs Natural Disasters

    Angela Royston

    Product Code: BGLDR
    Paperback 9 years +
    Discover how scientists are fighting back against the threat of natural disaster, from hurricanes to tornadoes and explore the incredible weapons they are deploying. The book looks at why, how and when these natural disasters happen. It then explores how scientists are working at planning ahead for these events, how we can detect them earlier and what we can do to protect ourselves from the damage they cause to us, our homes and our environment.
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  • Investigating Floods

    Elizabeth Elkins

    Product Code: BMAZZ
    Paperback 9 years +
    Hazardous sinkholes. Major mudslides. Uprooted trees. The heavy rains during a flood can cause a devastating amount of damage in a short time. Get an up-close look at how these disasters form and learn about some of history's worst floods.
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  • Investigating Hurricanes

    Marcia Amidon Lusted

    Product Code: BLZYW
    Paperback 9 years +
    Dangerous winds. Torrential rains. Toppled trees. The roaring winds and sheets of rain brought on by a hurricane can cause a devastating amount of damage in a short time. Get an up-close look at how these swirling storms form and learn about some of history's worst hurricanes.
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  • Investigating Earthquakes

    Elizabeth Elkins

    Product Code: BMAZY
    Paperback 9 years +
    Dangerous landslides. Collapsed buildings. Blazing fires. The violent shaking of earthquakes can cause a devastating amount of damage in a short time. Get an up-close look at how these catastrophes form and learn about some of history's worst earthquakes.
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  • Investigating Tornadoes

    Elizabeth Elkins

    Product Code: BMADP
    Paperback 9 years +
    Overturned cars. Destroyed houses. Snapped power lines. The powerful winds of a tornado can cause a devastating amount of damage in a short time. Get an up-close look at how tornadoes form and learn about some of history's worst twisters.
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  • Science vs Animal Extinction

    Nick Hunter

    Product Code: AYHZW
    Paperback 9 years +
    This fascinating book looks at how scientists are fighting back against the threat of animal extinction and explores the incredible weapons they are deploying.

    It allows readers to discover why destroying habitats, pollution, overfishing, overhunting, and climate change all affect the lives of animals. But solutions such as protecting and restoring habitats and cutting pollution show that science is fighting back.
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