Children's Non-Fiction Summer Sale

  • Basher Revision Science Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9780753439579
    BSHR 11 years +
    11 years +
    (3)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £41.94
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    • Just 83.00p per book
    Praised by parents and with a knack for communicating the most complex and difficult of subjects in a tangible, understandable and even lovable way, the Basher Science books provide would-be scientists with all the information they need to grasp key science topics.

    Covering everything from biology and chemistry to the Periodic Table and the human body, this six-book collection of highly original books features contemporary illustrations and stories that bring the subjects to life and teaches readers with chatty and entertaining text.

    Perfect for children aged 11 and above, these comprehensive books on science will prove to be invaluable when it's time to do homework.
  • Marvel: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know - Hardback - 9780241232620 - DK
    MVEY 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £17.99
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    The Hulk features on the tactile cover of this Marvel book full of incredible trivia, facts and artwork.

    Covering heroes, villains and those characters that flit in-between, it includes bizarre-but-true tales, quirky insights into characters including the Avengers, Spider-Man and Daredevil and so much more.

    From why there are three different colours of Hulk (green, grey and red in case you were asking) to a look at the time that a frog gained Thor's powers, many of these revelations are astounding - and will delight anyone who loves Marvel, no matter what their age.
  • Hello World - Hardback - 9781848575035 - Jonathan Litton
    HLLO 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Children (and you!) will love learning how to greet people with this gorgeous and interactive atlas of hellos.

    With one basic premise - encouraging children to say 'hi' throughout the world - this book celebrates the joys of language and introduces children and young readers to multiple nations. There are also facts to pore over and tabs to lift that reveal the correct pronunciation for each welcome.

    From how to say 'hi' in hieroglyphics to saying 'hao' in Native American hand talk, Hello World is a beautiful book that opens up a world of exploration and greetings.
  • Destination: Space - Hardback - 9781847808240 - Christoph Englert
    DSTS 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Do you have an astronaut of the future in your household? They'll be excited to blast off into space with the cadets in this out-of-this world book!

    Fully illustrated, the book looks at the local solar system and into galaxies that are far beyond. Fully accessible, the book explains the science behind the stars, planets, meteors and comets in our sky. It also provides a detailed look at the history of the universe.
  • Letts Wild About: Ages 3-5 Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007953486
    LTWA 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.95
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Covering the topics of numbers, counting, writing, the alphabet and phonics, these activity-filled workbooks from Letts all feature amazing animals and will help children aged between 3 and 5 get to grips with English and Maths.

    Supporting the Early Years Curriculum, the books have accessible activities which allow children to practise key numeracy and literacy skills, while also exploring the world of animals through weird and wonderful facts.
  • LEGO Star Wars Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780241262443
    LSWR 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £49.90
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    • Just 80.00p per book
    Blast off on a galactic adventure with the LEGO Star Wars Minifigures in this incredible 10-book collection.

    With books covering the stories of the first six episodes in the out-of-this-world saga, there are also further books focusing on some of the fiercest lightsaber duels; the compelling conflicts; and the rebels who fought the Empire during this period.

    With the iconic scenes recreated with Star Wars Minifigures, this is a great collection for young Jedi who want to learn all about the exploits of Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo and their battle with Darth Vader and the Emperor.
  • What's That? Ladybird First Words and Pictures Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9780241287880
    PG0233 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £19.96
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    These Ladybird board books provide an introduction to big machines, things found at home, animals found on the farm and a host of favourite animals.

    They have bright and bold artwork and are perfect for children who are just starting to learn their first words.
  • Brick by Brick: 123/ABC - Hardback - 9781783424344
    KD9209 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.49
    • RRP £13.98
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  • The Story of Tutankhamun - Hardback - 9781408876787 - Patricia Cleveland-Peck
    TUTK 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    This fantastic, illustrated book invites children to travel through history with Howard Carter as he uncovers Tutankhamun's hidden tomb. It looks at his incredible discovery and how this changed the way we view history.

    Focusing on both the famous Egyptian boy king and the explorer who discovered him, this fascinating read reveals the troubles Tutankhamun faced during his short life, explains how he died and the legacy that he left.

    Written in a very narrative style, it even explains the steps of mummification - making it extra appealing to budding historians!
  • The Simpsons Comics Annual 2018 - Hardback - 9781785656569
    TSAN 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £1.49
    • RRP £7.99
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    Everybody's favourite dysfunctional family has been entertaining the world for 28 series now and show no signs of slowing down soon... The Simpsons Annual 2018 is full of comic book adventures starring Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie and the other unforgettable characters from Springfield.

    The comic-strip stories in this annual are packed with fun and adventure and will delight Simpsons fans of all ages. Bart takes to the high seas after a prank doesn't work out quite how he hoped; Bart and Ralph are the stars of an unlikely buddy cop adventure; and Professor Frank manages to create the perfect robot prankster!

    There's even a short which finds Marge and Maggie embarking on a shopping spree. Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without an annual and who better to share it with than The Simpsons?
  • Write, Learn, Wipe, Repeat! Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781773250243
    WLWR 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £11.97
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    Designed especially for children aged 5 and over, these wipe-clean pads (each with its very own pen) will teach children about addition, subtraction and early fractions.

    Encouraging children to write, learn, wipe and repeat, these are very accessible guides to help develop maths skills from an early age. They are brightly presented and are double sided. All the answers are featured at the back of each pad.
  • LEGO Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary - Hardback - 9781409347309
    LSWD 7 years +
    7 years +
    (3)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £16.99
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    Star Wars: The Force Awakens has broken all kinds of records and we know that everyone loves LEGO - could there be a better combination than LEGO and Star Wars?

    For over 15 years, the range has been phenomenally popular and this Visual Dictionary will tell fans everything they need to know about the ships, sets and Minifigures featured in the LEGO Star Wars range!

    Including a free and exclusive Luke Skywalker Minifigure, the book provides plenty of facts about all your favourite characters from the films including Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenboi and Darth Vader.

    It also provides information on the history, manufacture and construction of the range.
  • Andrew Brodie Basics Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781472915658
    XANDB 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £23.94
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    • Just 50.00p per book
    Andrew Brodie is a trusted name when it comes to learning, and these curriculum-based activity books will help children get to grips with both maths and English in a fun and refreshing style that makes learning fun!

    Aimed at Key Stage 1 pupils, the maths books in this collection include Maths 5-6, which features work on counting, time and shape as well as early addition and subtraction; Problem Solving 5-6 which will help them count accurately and get their heads around fractions, money, shape and time; and Times Tables 5-6 which covers counting in twos, fives and tens.

    The English books, also relevant to Key Stage 1, will help children learn all about literacy. As they widen their vocabulary and learn more spellings, Punctuation 5-6 will help children write in clear, well-punctuated sentences and teach them about full stops and capital letters. Spelling 5-6 features works on letters and the sounds they represent; while Writing 5-6 explores words in context.

    Slipcase not included.
  • Doctor Who: Time Traveller's Journal - Paperback - 9781405924573
    DWTJ 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £2.49
    • RRP £9.99
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    Dear time-traveller, this is no ordinary book. This book will allow you to destroy monsters, design gadgets and use your imagination to create new worlds. The perfect gift for a young Time Lord aged 9+ you know, the Doctor Who: Time Traveller's Journal, will keep them entertained for hours and hours...

    With images to complete, pages to fill with notes and favourite things about the show, space to create gadget designs and much, much more, the book encourages young fans of the best-loved show to use their imagination and celebrate everything they love about the Doctor, his companions and his many foes.

    With the new series of Doctor Who coming in September, this is the ideal book to whet young fans' appetites.
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens Incredible Cross Sections - Hardback - 9780241201169 - DK
    FAIC 12 years +
    12 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    From the X-wing starfighters to the Millennium Falcon, the Star Wars films have been synonymous with their incredible space vehicles - and The Force Awakens is no exception.

    Showcasing the vehicles from The Force Awakens in unparalleled detail, the cross-section images examine the vehicles' weapons, engines and technology, while the accompanying text explains the history and key features of each one.

    This is a great gift for those who are obsessed with space and Star Wars and dream of flying at light speed.
  • The Illustrated Family Bible - Hardback - 9780241238998
    IFBL
    • £5.99
    • RRP £19.99
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    This Illustrated Family Bible uses original text from the New International Version and a a highly visual approach to inspire the whole family.

    Containing all the important stories of the Old and New Testaments, this Bible covers the likes of Abraham and the chosen people, Jesus' early years and the growth of the church.

    Comprehensive background information including maps and photographs helps set the stories in their social, historical and geographical context.
  • Write and Wipe Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781785500978
    WRWP 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £2.49
    • RRP £19.96
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    • Just 62.00p per book
    This wipe-clean four-book collection will introduce children to first concepts including drawing and thinking up their very own stories.

    Drawing Animals helps children learn how to draw all sorts of critters; Story Creator encourages them to use their imagination; First Atlas is an introduction to the world's countries and their traits; and Picture Dictionary will introduce a variety of first words.

    The 'write and wipe' nature of the books will help children develop their hand-eye coordination and writing skills, too.
  • Sticker Early Learning Activity Book - Paperback - 9781783412921 - Roger Priddy
    SELA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £2.49
    • RRP £7.99
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    Covering colours, numbers, shapes and sorting, this Early Learning Activity Book has reusable stickers that children can match onto their relevant page.

    Designed to reinforce first concepts and encourage fine motor skills, children can match stickers to their correct colour, complete sums using them and even put things into the correct categories.

    There are even star stickers to reward children when they complete a page successfully.
  • DC Comics: Ultimate Character Guide - Hardback - 9781465444950
    DCCG 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £16.99
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    Fire up the Bat-Signal and call in every superhero fan you know! This huge book from DK will tell you everything you could ever want to know about DC Comics' famous heroes and their evil enemies.

    Packed full of facts, stats and the original comic book artwork, you will have the chance to read about Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and The Joker.

    With 12 character cards and an awesome poster also included, this book will keep DC Comics fans of any age enthralled and entertained.
  • Marvel: The Ultimate Superhero Collection - Collection - 9780241278642
    UMSC
    (1)
    • £3.49
    • RRP £26.97
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    • Just £1.16 per book
    Find out all there is to know about the world's mightiest superheroes with this awesome collection from Marvel.

    With books based on Spider-Man, Iron Man and the Avengers, you can discover plenty of facts about these iconic characters' adventures, powers, friends and foes.

    Throughout the books, you can learn all about how Tony Stark invented the Iron Man armour and find out about his glitzy life; discover how Peter Parker became Spider-Man and just who his enemies are; and read all about why the Avengers are the world's most powerful superhero team. With a giant poster also included, this is great for any superfan!
  • Computer Coding Projects for Kids - Paperback - 9780241241332
    CPFK 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Part of Carol Vorderman's bestselling series that helps children get to grips with computer coding, this book offers a step-by-step visual guide to creating Scratch projects.

    With simple instructions on how to use the popular programming language and advice on improving coding skills, it will help children create mind-bending illusions, crazy animations and interactive artwork.

    Kids can customise the projects and games and then share them with all their friends and family.
  • The Amazing Book of Star Wars - Hardback - 9780241263211 - Elizabeth Dowsett
    ABSW 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Including a life-size poster of BB-8 and plenty of fun fold-out pages, this encyclopedia will tell children everything they could ever want to know about the iconic characters and spaceships from a galaxy far, far away.

    With The Force Awakens bringing the Star Wars saga to a whole new audience and excitement building for the release of Rogue One, this is the perfect book for your little Jedi. It gives brief overviews in simple sentences of what each character is like and points out some of their defining features.

    There are also fun questions scattered throughout the book which will help children test their knowledge of the Star Wars universe.
  • Yo-Kai Watch: Official Guide - Hardback - 9781910917206
    YKWG 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £2.49
    • RRP £5.99
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    Children will love to discover all the secrets of Yo-Kai Watch with this official guide.

    Starting life as a Nintendo 3DS video game, Yo-Kai Watch follows the fortunes of Nate Adams as he decides to head deeper into the words than any of his friends in an attempt to show he's most definitely not average. When he gets there, he finds something strange. It's something that will change his life forever...

    Bursting with facts, stats and images of the Yo-Kai characters, this hardback guide is sure to be treasured.