Children's Non-Fiction Sale

  • SATs Question Books KS1 Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007976874
    SATS 6 years +
    6 years +
    (1)
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    This collection of books will help your children prepare for the Key Stage 1 National Curriculum SATS tests.

    Falling in line with new testing requirements, these books have been specially designed to boost confidence and understanding of what children should expect when it comes to taking the tests. They contain regular progress tests to ensure children are absorbing the information.

    The practice questions offer realistic test preparation and the questions have been arranged by topic to help children with their revision plans. These books cover everything a child could be tested on.
    Format: paperback
  • SATs Question Books KS2 Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007976881
    SATQ 10 years +
    10 years +
    (2)
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    This collection of books will help your children prepare for the Key Stage 2 National Curriculum SATS tests.

    Falling in line with new testing requirements, these books have been specially designed to boost confidence and understanding of what children should expect when it comes to taking the tests. They contain regular progress tests to ensure children are absorbing the information.

    The practice questions offer realistic test preparation and the questions have been arranged by topic to help children with their revision plans. These books cover everything a child could be tested on.
    Format: paperback
  • The Solar System- 4 Books - Collection - 9781912171712
    SSYS 5 years +
    5 years +
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    This series explores the four key elements of the Milky Way: the Sun, the Moon, the planets and the stars.

    With each title including fascinating facts and photographic images, young readers will enjoy discovering what lies in the darkness and beyond.

    Format: paperback
  • Discover the Night Sky Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781474776363
    DTNS 8 years +
    8 years +
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    Learn all about eclipses, meteor showers, auroras and constellations with these out-of-this-world books.

    These books offer very accessible explanations of some of the most incredible phenomena to occur in outer space. They have engaging photographs and informative fact boxes to encourage a love of science from an early age.

    Format: paperback
  • You Wouldn't Want to live Without Collection - 20 Books - Collection - 9781912537730
    YWTL 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    With colourful and witty illustrations, the 20 books in this collection help children understand what life would be like without antibiotics (sickly!), gravity (fun and floaty?), and money (hard!).

    Perfect for budding historians, these books tell the fascinating and world-changing stories of technological innovations, professions and natural phenomena that most of us take for granted including dentists, extreme weather and buzzy bees.

    The artwork makes them wonderfully accessible and there are also explanatory diagrams to showcase the scientific and historical developments.

    Format: paperback
  • Fundamental Science Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781911341970
    FNSC 5 years +
    5 years +
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    These 10 books cover everything children will be studying during their science lessons at Key Stage 1.

    With activities, experiments and ideas for investigations, they cover senses, health, everyday materials and so much more. Highly accessible, they're full of diagrams and helpful photographs to help children understand the notoriously tricky concepts.

    The books provide fascinating explanations of natural phenomena and encourage children to observe and investigate the world around them and think critically about anything scientific.

    Format: Paperback
  • Journey Through The Human Body Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781912502530
    JTHB 7 years +
    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.
    Format: paperback
  • Here to Help Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9781445167039
    HRTH 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
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    With easy-to-follow text explaining what various job roles entail, these are handy reads for inquisitive children who want to know more about what people do at work.
  • Calm: Mindfulness For Kids - Hardback - 9780241342299 - Wynne Kinder
    CMFK 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    Help your children relax and focus with this supportive mindfulness guide. It contains activities that will help children understand their thoughts and feelings while having fun.

    The projects range from making a mindfulness jar to good living recipes and outdoor tasks that bring kids closer to nature and they're all designed to boost confidence and self-esteem. They're also fully flexible to match individual needs.

    With chapters dedicated to Focus, Calm, Move, Change and Reflect, this book shows how focused play can make a positive contribution to a child's positive mental health. Among the activities are creating a caring scrapbook and making energy slime. Simple breathing techniques and reflective exercises are also covered.
  • How to Live Like A... Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781912108848
    HTLL 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £7.50
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    • Just 94p per book
    Learn how Aztec priests, Samurai warriors and Roman gladiators lived with this fact-filled series of eight books.

    Written in a funny, first-person narrative, these books will delight young historians and children who prefer facts to fiction. These eye-opening books focus on the things from these exciting periods in history that were most weird, exciting, strange or scary. They also do not shy away from the violent nature of these eras - making them extra appealing!

    Other jobs and livelihoods children will have so much fun learning about are Caribbean pirates, Egyptian Mummy makers, Medieval knights, Stone Age hunters and Viking warriors.
  • You Do the Maths Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781784933319 - Hilary Koll & Steve Mills
    YDTM 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Launch a rocket, design a high-rise building, fly a jet fighter and solve a complex crime with this four-book collection that makes learning and practising maths fun!

    A great way for children to solve maths problems without even knowing they're learning, the books have an action-packed comic-strip style and an element of interactivity that make them a must for any young learner!

    Format: paperback
  • It Can't Be True 2! - Hardback - 9780241377482 - DK
    ITBT 9 years +
    9 years +
    (1)
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    All the electricity powering the internet weighs the same as an apricot; the world's biggest truck could carry 90 elephants; and the average person walks up to a distance of more than 64,000 miles in their lifetime.
    DK's It Can't Be True 2 is full of facts that are strange but true - and many of them are backed up by awe-inspiring visual comparisons.

    Mind-boggling from start to finish, this fascinating non-fiction book reveals how all of the world's continents can fit into the pacific ocean; the world's trees could fill North and South America; and a hippo's mouth can open wide enough to swallow a car whole.

    Ideal for those who prefer non-fiction, this is a book that will delight adults just as much as children with its jaw-dropping visuals and incredible facts.
  • Yoga For Kids - Hardback - 9780241341278 - Susannah Hoffman
    YGAK 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Yoga provides children with a great way of learning about relaxation, meditation and peace while having fun.

    With plenty of easy-to-follow photographs and accessible tips, this book introduces 50 poses and activities for children to complete. They can stretch into a tree or butterfly pose and also learn how to make a mindfulness jar. All of the poses are accompanied by notes describing their benefits.

    This easy-to-follow book is written by children's yoga expert Susannah Hoffman and features a foreword by Oscar winner Patricia Arquette. It's perfect for helping children de-stress and focus.
  • Maze Quest History - Paperback - 9781783124138
    MZQH 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Make your way from the time of the dinosaurs all the way through to the cities of the future in this marvellous maze book.

    Each of the 48 interactive mazes is presented on landscape-style pages and accompanied by facts about events from its era and sure to inspire a child's imagination.

    From famous battles to key inventions and incredible civilisations, there is so much to learn as children make their way through the interactive mazes.
  • All About Families - Hardback - 9781474949071 - Felicity Brooks
    AAFM 3 years +
    3 years +
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    This beautiful book celebrates the diverse nature of families. It asks children what they think families look like and to name the members of your family. It then goes on to reveal how each family is different.

    It talks about lone-parent, adoptive, foster, divorced, remarried, mixed-race families and so many more types to show children how families come in all sorts of shapes and sizes.
  • Wildlife Wonders Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781445164137 - Pat Jacobs
    WLDW 7 years +
    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
  • Science Lab - Hardback - 9780241343494 - Robert Winston
    SLRW 9 years +
    9 years +
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    Robert Winston's Science Lab is a book packed with experiments and activities that will help children learn how science works. It reveals how rockets fire into space and explains the reasons that buildings can survive earthquakes.

    From building a bridge and crafting a catapult to making a marble run, these hands-on activities will help children understand how science, technology, engineering and maths are woven through the world around us.

    Covering all of the STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) subjects, these projects complement the school curriculum and help prepare children for the modern world.
  • The Magnificent Book of Animals - Hardback - 9781783422012 - Tom Jackson
    MGBA 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    Animal lovers will adore this gorgeous gift book. It's full of illustrations of beautiful mammals and each one is accompanied by a number of fascinating facts.

    Among the creatures covered in the double-page spreads are tigers, hippos and bush babies!
  • Giant Adventures: On the Trail of the Whale - Hardback - 9781786174468 - Camilla De la Bedoyere
    OTOW 5 years +
    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.
  • National Trust: Go Wild on the River - Hardback - 9781788000703
    GWOR 7 years +
    7 years +
    (2)
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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.
  • Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous Experiments - Paperback - 9780141375946
    GEMM 7 years +
    7 years +
    (2)
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    George Kranky, the star of Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous Medicine, will inspire your young scientists with this interactive activity book. It's packed with hands-on projects that use everyday household objects ? from making slime to building a volcano.

    From marvellously messy experiments including making a putty farm to crazy food and making rainbow rain, these are fun experiments and there is also ample space to write notes and findings towards the end of the book.
    Adult supervision required.
  • So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781789540796 - Ben Garrod
    DNSR 9 years +
    9 years +
    (1)
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    How big was a T-rex? Why did a Diplidocus walk on tip toes? And why did a Triceratops have three horns?

    Written by dinosaur expert Ben Garrod and featuring introductions by Steve Backshall, these informative books explain what made dinosaurs dinosaurs and what life was like when they roamed the Earth.

    Fully up to date using the latest research, Ben also reveals where you can find a fossil and why some dinosaurs were plant-eaters and others loved meat.

    Format: paperback
  • Space Visual Encyclopedia - Hardback - 9780241228432 - Heather Couper
    SPCE 9 years +
    9 years +
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    This visual encyclopedia provides an in-depth look at the wonders of the universe and explains what lies in outer space.

    It examines every aspect of space, from galaxies and dark matter to the features of the Solar System, and will help children understand about everything from asteroids and comets to star-forming nebulae and planets.

    Packed with astounding facts, this is the perfect one-stop reference guide to help children (and you!) unravel the mysteries of space.
  • A Street Through Time - Hardback - 9781409376446 - Steve Noon
    ASTT 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    Take a 12,000-year walk through history with Steve Noon's award-winning A Street Through Time.

    Beautiful and absorbing illustrations bring fourteen key periods in history to life in this wonderfully informative book. Children aged 7 and over will be fascinated as they watch the street change as buildings go up and come down; and they will also have the chance to learn about how people lived in years gone by.

    They can even search and locate the objects that have survived throughout the ages! A Street Through Time shows people at work, war and play and is sure to be returned to again and again as children (and adults!) spot new details every time.