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Children's Non-Fiction Summer Sale

  • Children's Animal Atlas - Hardback - 9781784936976
    CAAT 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.49
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.50
    Providing an interactive and fun way to explore the animal world, this animal atlas will become a much-loved addition to your child's non-fiction reading collection.

    The atlas comes with a personalised spotter's guide to fill in and keep, over 250 stickers and even six animal-themed postcards for children to send to their friends. It is also full of illustrations by the award-winning artist, Katrin Wiehle.

    Bright and bold, it will tell children aged 5 and over everything they could want to know about animals from all over the world.
  • LEGO Ninjago Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780241287002
    LGON 8 years +
    8 years +
    (1)
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £56.91
    • Just £1.30 per book
    LEGO Ninjago has sneaked up to become one of the most popular LEGO brands around and this 10-book collection is packed with facts about the characters from the range.

    Full of facts about the heroes, enemies and their battles, each of these books comes in hardback format and will delight a Ninjago fan. There are even books dedicated to the ninjas' fights against sky pirates, skeletons and Master Chen.

    The collection comes with an exclusive Green Ninja ZX Minifigure, making it even more of a must-have for Master Builders.
  • Basher Revision Science Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9780753439579
    BSHR 11 years +
    11 years +
    (2)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £41.94
    • Save £37.95
    • Just 67.00p 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.
  • The Great Big Bible Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781784939847
    GBGB 4 years +
    4 years +
    (2)
    • £8.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £40.91
    • Just 90.00p per book
    This collection includes some of the most famous Bible stories from both the Old and New Testaments.

    With colourful and friendly illustrations, the picture books have simple retellings and are great for introducing the Bible to children aged 4 and above. Among those tales included are Noah's Ark, The Birth of Jesus and David and Goliath.

    The stunning artwork completely complements the text and encourages children to delve further into these unforgettable stories.
  • Letts Wild About: Ages 5-7 Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007953417
    LTWB 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £19.95
    • Save £15.96
    • Just 80.00p per book
    Supporting the new Key Stage 1 National Curriculum, this five-book collection is bursting with animal-themed activities that will help children aged between 5 and 7 hone their English and Maths skills.

    Encouraging children to go on a wild adventure to improve their English and Maths skills, each book features accessible activities that will support what they're learning at school and even features quick tests to check progress.

    The workbooks are packed with weird and wonderful facts about the animal kingdom and cover topics including grammar and punctuation, handwriting, phonics and spelling, addition and subtraction and the times table.
  • The Ultimate Unoffical Encyclopedia for Minecrafters - Hardback - 9781408883143 - Megan Miller
    UUEM 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    Minecraft continues to be one of the most popular computer games around and this Encyclopedia for Minecrafters provides an A-Z of tips and tricks that will help players survive and thrive.

    From where to find the most diamonds to protecting your villagers at night, this is full of advice from Minecraft experts. Illustrated with screenshots throughout, it will show you how to spawn and kill the Wither boss, how you can make a secret passageway using paintings and how you can make a portal without a diamond pickaxe.

    Any fan of the sandbox game will find this encyclopedia essential as they build, protect and fight in their bespoke world.
  • Computer Coding Projects for Kids - Paperback - 9780241241332
    CPFK 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £10.00
    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.
  • Guardians of the Galaxy: Ultimate Guide to the Cosmic Outlaws - Hardback - 9780241286173 - Nick Jones
    GGCO
    • £4.99
    • RRP £17.99
    • Save £13.00
    The Guardians of the Galaxy are grooving their way back on to the big screen and this book will tell you everything you ever wanted to know about the amazing Marvel characters' colourful history.

    Covering the cosmic outlaws' various incarnations on a decade-by-decade basis since their first appearance in 1969, this book looks at the key characters like Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon and Groot, their foes and all the key storylines.

    It also covers their allies including Captain America and The Thing and the various intergalactic locations the lovable rag-tag group visit.
  • Marvel: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know - Hardback - 9780241232620 - DK
    MVEY 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £17.99
    • Save £14.00
    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.
  • Super Bug - Hardback - 9780241262788 - John Woodward
    SPBG 7 years +
    John Woodward
    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £16.99
    • Save £14.00
    Discover all about the biggest, fastest and deadliest creepy-crawlies on the planet with this huge and informative book from the experts at DK.

    From a tiny beetle that blasts its enemies with a super-hot chemical to a moth with a huge tongue, the book provides a fascinating insight into the microscopic world of insects.

    Sure to have you just as captivated as your children, the book has facts and stats for every creature and reveals all about how the bugs who crawl, clamber and buzz around us thrive and survive in a very dangerous world.
  • My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things - Hardback - 9780241224939
    EVIT 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £9.00
    Especially designed for little learners who want to know everything there is to know about everything, DK's My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things is full of fun facts, colourful illustrations and games.

    Sure to ignite and inspire their imaginations, the book supports the National Curriculum and is split into four different sections: All About Me, Animals, People and My Planet. A combination of illustrations and photography surround the facts and there are so many facts and figure for children to dip into.

    Children aged 4 and over will love to read, learn and discover more about our planet and the people, animals and places that exist on it.
  • Open: A Toolkit for How Magic and Messed Up Life Can be - Hardback - 9781509836116 - Gemma Cairney
    CAIR 15 years +
    15 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £10.00
    'Open is surely set to become THE must-have manual for young women navigating the often-tempestuous waters of their teenage years' - LoveReading4Kids

    Radio 1's resident agony aunt and popular television personality Gemma Cairney provides honest advice about the big, bad and beautiful elements of growing up in Open: A Toolkit for How Magic and Messed Up Life Can Be.

    From mental health to family issues and the perils and joys of first love, she covers a range of issues with frankness and understanding. Gemma draws on both her own life experiences and the insight she has gained as an agony aunt to provide comfort to teens (aged 14 plus) who are finding life difficult.

    Alongside her practical advice are tips from experts and a series of appealing illustrations, all presented in a refreshing journal style. There is even space for readers to note down their own thoughts and solutions to life's big questions.

    This book provides open and honest advice on a range of important and mature issues including mental health, sex and abuse.
    We believe it is a must-have for mature teens but please read beforehand if you have any concerns about its suitability.
  • Hello World - Hardback - 9781848575035 - Jonathan Litton
    HLLO 5 years +
    Jonathan Litton
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00
    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.
  • The Way Things Work - Hardback - 9780241227930 - David Macaulay
    TWTW 7 years +
    David Macaulay
    7 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £19.99
    • Save £12.00
    Ever wondered how machines work? This revised edition of David Macaulay's How Things Work will show you everything you need to know about their inner workings.

    Explaining the science behind the technologies of everything from the simple lever to the modern micro-processor, the book also covers clocks, watches, jet engines and the internet. Many of the explanations are accompanied by clear illustrations and the humorous approach makes even the most complicated processes clear.

    Fun, fascinating and accessible, this is a handy book for any engineer of the future!
  • LEGO Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary - Hardback - 9781409347309
    LSWD 7 years +
    7 years +
    (2)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £16.99
    • Save £12.00
    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.
  • How to Play the Recorder - Hardback - 9780241196175 - DK
    HTPR 7 years +
    DK
    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £5.00
    How to Play the Recorder is a guide from the experts at DK that will help any child learn how they can play the recorder.

    With its gorgeous, colourful design and step-by-step instructions, the book covers the basics of music and then moves through to more challenging music and even shows children how they can play duets on this most popular of first instruments.

    Notes are clearly introduced at the most appropriate stages and there are also musical pieces that progress in difficulty as the book progresses. Extra hints and tips are featured throughout the chapters, too, making this an ideal companion to recorder lessons at schools!
  • Destination: Space - Hardback - 9781847808240 - Christoph Englert
    DSTS 7 years +
    Christoph Englert
    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £10.00
    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.
  • University Challenge - Hardback - 9781849497015 - Steve Tribe
    UCHQ
    Steve Tribe
    • £2.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £10.00
    A bumper quiz book for fans of the popular BBC TV series, this baffling compendium of over 2,000 University Challenge questions will keep you on your toes as you pit your wits against the country's best and brightest.

    Including questions from all manner of subjects including literature, history, sport, politics, physics, chemistry, film and many more, this all-new collection of brainteasers will allow you to prove once and for all that you're a cut above the average undergraduate. And with its gold foil finish and hardback cover, it'll look great on any general knowledge whizz's bookshelf too.

    University Challenge has been a fixture of British television for 50 years - now it's time to put your 'fingers on buzzers'!
  • Monster High Ultimate Sticker Book - Paperback - 9780241232590 - DK
    MHUS 7 years +
    7 years +
    (2)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £5.00
    Many children just can't get enough of the guys and ghouls of Monster High - especially now the dolls range is second in popularity only to Barbie.

    This Ultimate Sticker Collection from DK comes with over 1,000 full-colour stickers and is packed with images and facts about the fang-tastic friends, their terrifying teacher and petrifying pets.

    There are also activities scattered throughout, making this monster fun!
  • The Amazing Book of Star Wars - Hardback - 9780241263211 - Elizabeth Dowsett
    ABSW 5 years +
    Elizabeth Dowsett
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £7.00
    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.