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Topics : Primary School Human Body Books

Our human body children's books provide an accessible and age-appropriate overview of anatomy. They are ideal for biology lessons and will appeal to budding scientists.

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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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    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.
    Format: paperback
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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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    Usborne Lift-the-Flap Questions About Growing Up

    Katie Daynes

    Product Code: QAGU
    Other 8 years +
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    This Usborne lift-the-flap book answers all of the questions that children will ask about growing up e.g. what is the point of belly buttons?

    The interactive element will delight children as they discover all about the changes that happen as we grow up. It even tells them when they stop growing!
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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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    Journey Through The Human Body Collection - 4 Books

    Product Code: JTHB
    Collection 7 years +
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    Learn all about the important systems of the human body with these vibrant books!

    Using child-friendly and engaging language, each book in this fun collection explains key terms and makes biology accessible for less-capable or fledgling readers.

    Children will be guided through the nervous, circulatory, digestive and respiratory systems and will explore the various organs that keep the body functioning.

    The innovative design complements the easy text and helps to transform the process of learning about biology into an exciting adventure.
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    100 Things To Know About the Human Body

    Various

    Product Code: TKHB
    Hardback 9 years +
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    Did you know you actually cry two types of tears? Or that 30 trillion red blood cells pass through a human's heart in one minute?

    This dip-in reference book is packed with colourful, infographic-style illustrations and bite-sized facts for you to pore over. It's sure to come in handy for school work and for kids who like to wow friends and families with a fact attack!
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    Love Your Body

    Product Code: LVYO
    Hardback 8 years +
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    'This is the book we all wish we had growing up.'

    Jessica Sanders' Love Your Body encourages young girls to admire and celebrate their bodies for all the amazing things they can do. It will show them how to embrace 'imperfections' and realise that they are so much more than their bodies.

    Carol Rossetti's powerful illustrations show diverse characters celebrating their different bodies and the clear, concise and authoritative text will help young girls improve their mental health in so many ways.
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    Stuff You Should Know About the Human Body

    Product Code: SSKB
    Paperback 8 years +
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    How do bones mend and just what exactly are hormones?

    Stuff You Should Know About the Human Body is packed with large and colourful illustrated diagrams that explain biology in simple terms. This information is complemented by characters running around the pages performing the actions referenced in the text.

    It includes double-page spreads that show how full body systems such as the circulatory, nerve, skeletal and immune systems work.
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    The Human Body is Awesome!

    Lisa Regan

    Product Code: HBIA
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Featuring 101 incredible things every child should know, this vibrant book is full of facts about how the human body works.

    Very visual, it covers the different elements of the brain and explains how we cognitively develop and learn to live in a very accessible manner.

    A must for any budding scientists and a hugely useful study aid!
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    Your Body Inside & Out Collection - 6 Books

    Angela Royston

    Product Code: YBIO
    Collection 7 years +
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    Learn all about the inner workings of the human body with this six-book collection.

    These books use photographs and illustrations to help children learn all the essential information about biology and cover the senses, bones and muscles, growing up, teeth and hair, heart and lungs and food and digestion.

    They are a fine study aid for biology lessons and homework.

    Format: paperback
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  • Fast Facts! Incredible Human Body

    Kingfisher

    Product Code: EGT2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    This incredible book takes children on a journey through the human body, explaining the reasons why ears help you balance, what reflexes are and just how many different types of cells we have.

    It's packed with bite-sized facts for any children interested in biology and will help them learn more about senses and DNA.
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  • The Usborne Complete Book of the Human Body

    Anna Claybourne

    Product Code: AGSPW
    Paperback 7 years +
    This is a fact-packed, beautifully illustrated, all-round introduction to the human body and how it works. Full of extraordinary photographs with engaging and friendly text, plus experiments and activities to try, this book explores everything from allergies and brain waves to x-rays and zits. Carefully selected websites, accessed via Usborne Quicklinks, allow readers to look at amazing scans of the inside the human body, take a 3-D tour of the brain, make an edible model of a DNA molecule and much more.
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  • Book of Knowledge

    Emma Helbrough

    Product Code: APONI
    Paperback 8 years +
    This is a new edition of this incredible reference book, crammed full of fascinating facts about science, technology, the human body, plants, animals and much, much more. It covers an amazing array of subjects from Astronomy to Zoology. Readers will love discovering what's inside the Earth, how food is digested and how televisions and computers work. It is illustrated with stunning photographs, maps, diagrams and charts. It is a must-have for every family bookshelf.
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  • The Usborne Big Book of the Body

    Minna Lacey

    Product Code: AQORU
    Hardback 5 years +
    This vividly illustrated book will help children discover the remarkable ways in which a human body works.

    Its huge fold-out pages allow children to explore a giant skeleton, learn how the heart pumps blood and find out what is inside their heads and what happens when they eat food.

    It makes biology fun and engaging!
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  • How Your Body Works

    Judy Hindley

    Product Code: AHVUV
    Hardback 5 years +
    This is a classic Usborne book which has been enjoyed by three generations since its first publication in 1975 - now completely reillustrated by the original artist Colin King, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Usborne Publishing. Anyone who remembers this book from their own childhood will love to introduce a new generation to this unique visual explanation of how the human body works. Those previously unfamiliar with it are in for a treat. It covers all the basics of human biology.
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  • Human Body

    Collins

    Product Code: ATPGA
    Paperback 7 years +
    Let Collins take you on a journey inside your amazing body. Fun and fact-filled, this is the book for you if you want to know everything about how your body works. This brightly illustrated and engaging book offers hours of reading pleasure and is a great support for schoolwork and projects.
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  • Let's Talk About Where Babies Come from

    Robie H. Harris

    Product Code: AKXUQ
    Paperback 7 years +
    This is an updated 15th anniversary edition of the classic guide for young children on babies, bodies, love, sex, reproduction and families. This clear, lively information book about sex and reproduction covers all the main areas: babies, reproduction, bodies, chromosomes, genes, growing up, love, health and lots more. As before, the information is imparted simply and reassuringly with humorous commentary from an inquisitive bird and a squeamish bee and very friendly full-colour cartoon-strip illustrations. Created by the author and illustrator of Let's Talk About Sex, this forthright and funny book has been newly updated for its fifteenth anniversary. It is a new fully updated edition, keeping the book the most accurate and informative book on reproduction for its age group. It is thoroughly vetted by numerous experts. It is appealing and accessible to children aged seven and up. It is written by the author of Let's Talk About Sex which has over one million copies in print.
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  • Understanding Our Muscles

    Lucy Beevor

    Product Code: BMUDX
    Paperback 9 years +
    Without muscles we would not be able to move. Muscles keep our digestive system working too, and our heart is a large muscle that works all the time. This book looks at how muscles, tendons and nerves all work together to help us move every part of our body.
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  • Understanding Our Head

    Lucy Beevor

    Product Code: BMUDW
    Paperback 8 years +
    How do our eyes and ears work? What do our noses do? This book explores the anatomy of the human head. From hair and skin down to muscle and bone, find out how each part works and how it is all controlled by our amazing brain.
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  • Understanding Our Organs

    Lucy Beevor

    Product Code: BMUDV
    Paperback 8 years +
    Heart, lungs, kidneys, stomach - all these organs keep our bodies working, but what really goes on inside them? This book explores beneath the surface to find out how our organs work.
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  • Understanding Our Skeleton

    Lucy Beevor

    Product Code: BMUDU
    Paperback 8 years +
    Bones are the framework of our bodies, but they are much more than that.This book looks at the functions of bones, what they are made of, how they connect to muscles and how joints work.
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  • What You Need to Know About Diabetes

    Amanda Kolpin

    Product Code: ARJGN
    Hardback
    Diabetes may be a familiar word, although you may not understand the disease or its two different types. But the more you know about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of diabetes, the better equipped you will be to understand this disease. Clear, concise information breaks down the disease and the experience of having it, or relating to someone who has it. Be inspired by true stories from youths who have experienced diabetes in their own lives and and how the live with the condition.
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  • What You Need to Know About Cancer

    Christopher Forest

    Product Code: ARJGL
    Hardback
    Cancer can be a scary word. But the more you know about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of cancer, the better equipped you are to understand this disease. Clear, concise information breaks down the disease, the experience of having it, or relating to someone who has cancer. Be inspired by true stories from youths who have experienced cancer in their own lives and how they fought this disease.
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