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Our multicultural books for kids will help your primary class learn all about different countries of the world. They look at their histories, achievements and landmarks.

  • Big Picture Atlas

    Emily Bone

    Product Code: BGPA
    Hardback 5 years +
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    This hardback is a full-colour picture atlas that will help children aged 5 and over learn all about the world around them.

    There are 15 beautifully illustrated maps for children to pore over and they explain all about different countries, continents, oceans, mountains and ice caps. A celebration of our amazing planet, it also explains where animals and people live.

    This book also contains fascinating facts about each country.
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  • Lift-the-Flap: Around the World Mazes

    Maxime Lebrun

    Product Code: LFWM
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Globetrotting children can learn about the different countries of the world as they complete the routes in this a-maze-ingly interactive book!

    As children find their way through the marvellous mazes, they'll be able to learn about amazing animals including giraffes and koalas and the world's most famous sights like the Eiffel Tower and the Statue of Liberty.
    • £3.99
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    Map Maze Book

    Sam Smith

    Product Code: MPMA
    Paperback 5 years +
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    This appealing activity book invites children aged 5 and over to work their way through a series of marvellous mazes based on scenes from all around the world.

    Perfect for little jetsetters, the mazes provide a brilliant introduction to maps and are featured in very intricate and bright illustrations. They even have things to spot and find along the way!

    The maps take in everywhere from Tokyo to New York and the Alpine Mountains to Pedigree Parks providing a fun introduction to geography. There are even lost cities and maps that will take your children deep into outer space.
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  • Usborne Illustrated Atlas of Britain and Ireland

    Struan Reid

    Product Code: IABI
    Hardback 6 years +
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    Tour Britain and Ireland without leaving your home...

    The Usborne Illustrated Atlas of Britain and Ireland gives children the chance to journey around the British Isles - all the way from the craggy far north of Scotland to the rolling green fields in the south east of England. The maps reveal tidbits and facts about various cities that range from where Isaac Newton was born and where banoffee pie was invented!

    It has plenty of facts to pore over alongside lively illustrations and colourful picture maps. It also highlights famous landmarks, towns and cities, wildlife, customs and significant moments from each country's history.
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  • Mapping My World Collection - 4 Books

    Product Code: MAPW
    Collection 6 years +
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    Children can map their way forward with these four books.

    This vibrant series introduces young readers to maps and mapping conventions. The books have simple graphics and easy-to-understand text explaining what maps are, how to read them, and even how readers can make their own.

    Each book features a useful hands-on learning activity that readers can do to reinforce the mapping skills they have learned.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
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  • I Wonder Why Collection - 20 Books

    Product Code: IWDR
    Collection 5 years +
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    Inquisitive children will love this set of 20 fact-filled books which explore a variety of topics ranging from pirates and planes to penguins and pyramids.

    Written in a child-friendly and conversational style, these books are educational in an amusing and imaginative way and are sure to delight readers who want to know more about the world around them.

    Among the intriguing questions they provide answers to are 'why does the wind blow?', 'why does soap make bubbles?' and 'why did the Romans wear togas?'
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  • Celebrations Around the World

    Katy Halford

    Product Code: CATW
    Hardback 5 years +
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    This book takes children on an exciting journey through the world's most interesting and important festivals, celebrations and holidays.

    It contains a combination of Katy Halford's beautiful, original illustrations and fascinating facts (regarding everything from costumes to food) that will help children understand about a vast range of cultures and religions from different countries and continents.

    It reveals why skeletons dance at the Day of the Dead and who cleans up La Tomatina (the world's biggest tomato fight) in Spain.
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  • Highest Places on the Planet

    Karen Soll

    Product Code: AHN2
    Hardback 5 years +
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    This non-fiction book explains to children how some places are so high that they touch the clouds. It explains how mountains and hills come to be and will assist them as they learn about geography.
    • £6.99
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  • Collins First Atlas

    Collins Maps

    Product Code: ALVRD
    Paperback 4 years +
    Collins First Atlas is a fun, vibrant and clear starter atlas for 4-7 year olds which provides an introduction to basic geographical and atlas vocabulary. This first atlas introduces the younger pupil to photographs and mapping of a local area. From this beginning the atlas gradually maps through regional, national, continental and world regions with global views of the wider world. Carefully selected map labels highlight certain countries or features which can be easily identified to illustrate the concept of mapping as it becomes more complex. All maps are supported with short informative sentences which use a basic geographical vocabulary.
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  • Usborne Lift-the-Flap: Picture Atlas

    Alex Frith

    Product Code: AAHIU
    Hardback 5 years +
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    Encourage your child to explore the world from the comfort of home with Usborne's clever Lift-the-Flap Picture Atlas!

    Colourful and appealing illustrations and lots of flaps give this picture atlas tons of appeal for youngsters. With a giant world map poster included, the Usborne Picture Atlas allows children to explore the world one flap at a time.

    This atlas features a page for each continent and helps young readers to discover the animals, buildings, foods and cultures that they would find there.
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  • Usborne Sticker Picture Atlas of the World

    Sam Lake

    Product Code: AGIUR
    Paperback 5 years +
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    The Sticker Picture Atlas of the World will take children on an interactive journey around the world...

    Children can place stickers of landmarks, animals and people in all the right places - and learn about the countries of the world as they go!

    With fresh and modern illustrations, this fun-filled book makes for a lively and inviting first atlas.
    • £6.29
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  • The Usborne Mini Children's Encyclopedia

    Jane Elliott

    Product Code: APNEV
    Hardback 6 years +
    Packed with facts, this miniature encyclopaedia is designed to be both fascinating and fun to use and covers a vast scope of information, from the Earth, its plants and animals, to its people and discoveries.
    • £5.89
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  • Usborne Sticker Atlas of Britain and Northern Ireland

    Stephanie Turnbull

    Product Code: ADYLO
    Paperback 5 years +
    This is a new edition of a great-value sticker book with brightly coloured, intricate illustrations and photographs of the major sights, cities and landmarks of each country. It is updated to include the 2012 Olympics stadium. It features over 140 stickers for children to place on the maps. It also features the key towns of Britain and Northern Ireland, as well as sculptures, bridges and galleries, from the countries' most famous places to their hidden secrets.
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  • Philip's Infant School Atlas

    David Wright

    Product Code: BYANU
    Hardback
    - The 3rd edition of Philip's best-selling atlas for 5 to 7-year olds - Ideal for teaching Key Stage 1, helping to cover geography, history, science, citizenship and literacy requirements - Written by experts Professor David Wright and Rachel Noonan - Published in association with the Royal Geographical Society - 50 pages of clear, child-friendly maps showing our world today - Countries brought to life with flags, illustrations and photos - Bold text, simple words and short sentences to encourage reading skills - Starts with the Earth as a Planet then zooms into each of the world's regions with maps and illustrations - Numbered balloons on each map link to photos of real place Fully revised and updated, the new edition Philip's Infant School Atlas is intended for children in the early stages of reading, aged between 5 and 7 years old, with simple text to explain what is happening on the maps and illustrations to the young children. The atlas contents have been designed to be compatible with National Curriculum Key Stage 1 expectations. Clear, child-friendly maps are combined with fascinating photographs and facts about the world to provide essential geographical information for young children. 'Balloons' link photos of real places to each map. Guidance is given at the beginning of the atlas on how to use the maps, encouraging the early development of map skills and knowledge of the world. An index to the maps plus an illustrated glossary complete the atlas. Each colourful spread is illustrated with fascinating colour photographs and packed with fact boxes, curiosities, flags, stamps and simple quiz questions. Philip's Infant School Atlas is both fun to use and easy to understand. The text is simple and uncomplicated, and will encourage early reading skills to develop in the children. The previous edition was advertised with product code AQHHN
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  • First Sticker Book Paris

    James MacLaine

    Product Code: AOXXQ
    Paperback 5 years +
    A stroll around Paris in sticker-book form, this stylishly illustratrated activity book encourages children to explore the narrow streets of the French capital, its cafes, museums, riverbank and bookshops, adding stickers to complete each scene.
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  • Atlas of Adventures

    Lucy Letherland

    Product Code: ALIKB
    Hardback 6 years +
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    Set your spirit of adventure free with this lavishly illustrated trip around the world. Whether you're visiting the penguins of Antarctica, joining the Carnival in Brazil or a canoe safari down the Zambezi River, this book brings together more than 100 activities and challenges to inspire armchair adventurers of any age. Find hundreds of things to spot and learn new facts about every destination. With epic adventures from the four corners of the globe and discoveries to be made on your own doorstep, this book will inspire you to set off on your own journey of discovery.
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  • Hottest Places on the Planet

    Karen Soll

    Product Code: ARJPS
    Hardback 5 years +
    This fascinating book explores what it's really like to live in a very hot place.

    Readers will also learn about cities with the hottest temperatures and what causes this extreme weather.
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  • England

    Anita Ganeri

    Product Code: ARJLB
    Paperback 6 years +
    Features an intrepid explorer Benjamin Blog and his inquisitive dog Barko Polo as they travel to one of the world's most fascinating countries: England. The book includes chapters on English history, geography, cities, people, and food, as well as visiting some of the most famous places of this unique country, such as the Tower of London and Hadrian's Wall.
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  • China

    Leonie Pratt

    Product Code: APNXK
    Hardback 5 years +
    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.
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  • Japan

    Anita Ganeri

    Product Code: AOWAF
    Paperback 5 years +
    Join intrepid explorer Benjamin Blog and his inquisitive dog Barko Polo as they travel to one of the world's most fascinating countries: Japan! The book includes chapters on Japanese history, geography, cities, people, and food, as well as visiting some of the most famous places of this unique country, such as the Kamigamo Shrine in Kyoto, and Hiroshima.
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  • India

    Christine Juarez

    Product Code: BMFEE
    Paperback 5 years +
    Travel to India. Find out the facts about this country in Asia.
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  • Earth

    DK

    Product Code: BGXMJ
    Paperback 5 years +
    Silver award winner in the MadeForMums Awards 2017 children's books series category.Find out all about the wonders of planet earth! DKfindout! Earth takes kids close to the all the wonders our planet holds with beautiful photography, lively illustrations, and key curriculum information. The DKfindout! series will satisfy any child who is eager to learn and acquire facts - and keep them coming back for more! Find out all about the structure of the Earth, from its red-hot inner core to the mountains, deserts, and oceans that cover its surface. Discover why we have seasons, how the water cycle works, and why our population is growing. DKfindout! Earth is packed with up-to-date information, fun quizzes and incredible images of earth.DKfindout! Earth will surprise and delight young readers aged 6 to 9.
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  • Australia

    Anita Ganeri

    Product Code: ARJKZ
    Paperback 6 years +
    Join intrepid explorer Benjamin Blog and his inquisitive dog Barko Polo as they travel to one of the world's most fascinating countries: Australia! The book includes chapters on Australian history, geography, cities, people, and food, as well as visiting some of the most famous places of this unique country, such as Uluru and Sydney Harbour Bridge.
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  • My French Sticker Atlas

    Catherine Bruzzone

    Product Code: AIWRM
    Paperback 5 years +
    A fun language learning sticker activity atlas. Learn about the world and its languages whilst learning French, too! Colourful maps of the main regions of the world feature countries, oceans, rivers, lakes and mountains labelled in French. The sticker pictures are arranged in seven informative themes: animals, crops, food, industry, monuments, natural features and plants. Lists of the national languages of each region appear on each map. Beautifully illustrated maps. Fun stickers to encourage French practice. A simple pronunciation guide for each sticker word. Lists of countries and map words in French and English
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