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  • AOLSS 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.49
    • RRP £12.99
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    From the Battle of Hastings to the Wars of the Roses, this book tells the unique story of Medieval Britain. Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and family trees.
  • ANMLA 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.39
    • RRP £8.99
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    Life in the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age explains what life was like for young people in prehistoric Britain. It looks at everything from homes and hunting to burials and beliefs.
  • ARJKZ 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £5.39
    • RRP £8.99
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    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.
  • AMPGJ 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £4.19
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    A spectacular and engaging non-fiction Eyewitness guide to one of history's most iconic writers, William Shakespeare. Did you know special effects were used in Shakespeare's plays? That devils and ghosts came up through trapdoors in the stage? Find out how in Eyewitness Shakespeare and discover the fascinating life and times of one of the world's greatest playwrights. Travel back in time and follow Shakespeare from his birth in the small town of Stratford-upon-Avon to theatre life in 16th century London. Eyewitness reference books are now more interactive and colourful, with new infographics, statistics, facts and timelines, plus a giant pull-out wall chart, you'll be an expert on Shakespeare in no time. Great for projects or just for fun, learn everything you need to know about Shakespeare.
  • AZZKB 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    An action-packed dystopian epic from Bodyguard author Chris Bradford. Scott is an orphan, roaming the streets in search of food like so many other children. When the opportunity to become a games tester for Vince Power and his Virtual Kombat video games comes along, he leaps at the chance. But Scott's about to find out that there's nothing virtual about the danger in these games...The Matrix meets The Hunger Games in this fast-paced action thriller. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 12+
  • AUGZO 5 years +
    DK
    5 years +
    • £4.49
    • RRP £5.99
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    DKfindout! Animals teaches kids everything they would want to know about the animal kingdom. 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! For any kid that can't get enough of animals facts, DKfindout! Animals is packed with up-to-date information, fun quizzes and incredible images of all their favourite creatures, from mammals to reptiles. Discover what makes up a bird and how animals use camouflage to hide, to which animal spends the longest time in bed. DKfindout! Animals will surprise and delight young readers.
  • AFWBH 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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    Man has always dreamed of being able to fly like the birds, but by the end of the nineteenth century this dream was becoming a reality due to inventors such as Orville and Wilbur Wright. This title in the popular Danger Zone series features full-colour illustrations which combine humour and accurate technical detail.
  • ATBTB 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    It's ideally suited to car rides, however long they may take. With photographs of each feature to look out for, and details of where to spot them, it won't be long before they have enough points to claim an i-SPY On a Car Journey certificate. From road works and coaches to sparrows and birches, there are all sorts of exciting things you might not expect to see on car journey included in this book. i-SPY On a Car Journey includes hundreds of features to look out for on speedy motorways, winding country roads, and in towns and villages, so keep an i-SPY out wherever you go! * spy it - up to 200 fun things to spot around you * spot it - tick it off when you see it * score it - score points for each spot and send off for your official i-SPY certificate Children will love using this fun and fascinating i-SPY book!
  • CJQ2
    • £13.99
    New edition of this family dictionary to boost spelling and improve vocabulary. With over 50,000 words (including school subject vocabulary), puzzles and artwork and photographs to support entries, child-friendly and relevant examples and help with pronunciation for tricky words - it is the perfect homework help.
  • AOLKO 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.49
    • RRP £12.99
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    From the age of dinosaurs to the Roman invasion, this book tells the story of this vast and exciting period of British history. It describes when and how people first came to Britain, and includes information on the Bronze Age, Iron Age, Celts and the mysteries of Stonehenge.
  • ANHXN 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.39
    • RRP £8.99
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    Life in Roman Britain explains what life was like for young people during the centuries when Britain was part of the Roman Empire. It looks at everything from family life to feasts.
  • ARJLA 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £5.39
    • RRP £8.99
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    Join intrepid explorer Benjamin Blog and his inquisitive dog Barko Polo as they travel to one of the world's most fascinating countries: Canada! The book includes chapters on Canadian history, geography, cities, people, and food, as well as visiting some of the most famous places of this unique country, such as the CN Tower and Niagara Falls.
  • ABZIJ 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £4.19
    • RRP £6.99
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    "DK Eyewitness Mythology" is an intriguing and captivating introduction to the culturally diverse world of mythology. Stunning photographs of masks, jewellery, and sculptures offer your child a unique 'eyewitness' view of history's gods, goddesses, heroes, and monsters. Show your child the world in a sealskin, a fire-breathing dragon, the one-eyed Cyclops and learn about the supernatural powers of the gods. They'll also discover who swallowed the Sun god Ra, the secrets of the towering totem pole and the sacred art of sand painting. Then use the giant pull-out wall chart to decorate their room. Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about Mythology. Find out more and download amazing clipart images at our associated website.
  • AQCKG 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
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    The series focuses on the people who inspire children today. This title looks at the background, life and achievements of Jessica Ennis - it details how she overcame injury and despair at missing Beijing to become the face of London 2012, and focuses on how she conquered Super Saturday.
  • AUGZP 5 years +
    DK
    5 years +
    • £4.49
    • RRP £5.99
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    DKfindout! Dinosaurs teaches kids everything they would want to know about the prehistoric world. 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! For any child that can't get enough of these fearsome beasts, DKfindout! Dinosaurs is packed with up-to-date information, quizzes, fun facts and incredible images of all their favourite dinosaurs. Discover how fossils are formed, find out which was the biggest dinosaur, and what was the size of a cat. DKfindout! Dinosaurs will let children uncover the ancient animals of our planet.
  • AZDWP 8 years +
    Non Pratt
    8 years +
    • £5.59
    • RRP £6.99
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    Four friends meet up at their old school to open the memory box they stowed there years ago - with five letters inside for four of them, because their friend Millie has died. When they open the box they find a new letter from Millie and discover that she has left them special instructions: permission to open her letter only if they all read aloud the letters they wrote to their older selves, revealing their deepest secrets. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 13+
  • AGNOK 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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    Sir Isaac Newton was one of the most famous scientists of his age, in fact, many people think he was the greatest scientist of any age. He was a remarkable man and the laws of nature that he discovered caused a revolution in science and technology, but his obsessions, quarrels, loneliness and secrets made him very unhappy. This title in The Danger Zone series explores why you really wouldn't want to have been Sir Isaac Newton.
  • ATBSJ 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    Packed with exciting information about all types of trains, and with interesting photographs of each, this book is sure to turn even the longest train journey into a game. Just wait and see - it won't be long before they have enough points to claim an i-SPY On a Train Journey certificate! From locomotives and freight trains to castles and cathedrals, you can spot all sorts of interesting things you might not expect on a train journey. This i-SPY book includes hundreds of interesting things to spot on your travels, so keep an i-SPY out wherever you go! * spy it - up to 200 fun things to spot around you * spot it - tick it off when you see it * score it - score points for each spot and send off for your official i-SPY certificate Children will love using this fun and fascinating i-SPY book!
  • CJP2 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £10.99
    Over 45,000 synonyms, with age-appropriate examples and opposites, make this an ideal thesaurus to help children aged 8+ with homework. It features Overused Word panels that suggest alternatives to words like 'nice' and 'good'; Word Webs - ideal for project work - providing related words - for example 'bird' includes types of birds, parts of a bird's body, sounds made by birds and the words for groups of birds along with some illustrations of birds; Writing Tips that offer advice and even more vocabulary for writing, e.g. about how birds move - do they circle, flutter or perch? - or how to describe their feathers. Compiled using the Oxford Children's Corpus, the Oxford Children's Thesaurus delivers support and help where it is needed.
  • AOLST 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.49
    • RRP £12.99
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    From the terror of the trenches to the beaches of Gallipoli, this book tells the unique story of Britain during the first war to touch all corners of the globe. Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings and maps.
  • APJVD 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.39
    • RRP £8.99
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    Join intrepid explorer Benjamin Blog and his inquisitive dog Barko Polo as they travel to one of the world's most fascinating countries: South Africa! The book includes chapters on South African history, geography, cities, people, and food, as well as visiting some of the most famous places of this unique country, such as the Cape of Good Hope and Table Mountain.
  • AMZAI 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.39
    • RRP £8.99
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    Life in Anglo-Saxon Britain explains what life was like for young people at the time of the Anglo-Saxons and Vikings. It looks at everything from homes to warriors and Anglo-Saxon beliefs.
  • ABZIH 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £4.19
    • RRP £6.99
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    "DK Eyewitness Flight" is a spectacular and informative guide to the fascinating world of aircraft. Superb colour photographs offer a unique 'eyewitness' exploration of the history of flight, as well as provide a close-up view of the many different kinds of aircraft in use today, from helicopters to hot-air balloons. Show your child a Victorian steam-powered aeroplane, what the first pilots wore, how wings provide lift, and what's inside a 'black box'. Discover how a plane lands and takes off, how a glider works, which plane could be carried on a car, how a helicopter flies, and much more. Then use the giant pull-out wall chart to decorate their room. Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about Flight. Find out more and download amazing clipart images at our associated website.
  • AGFCE 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Jon keeps waking up from a recurring bad dream to find that he is missing his arms and parts of his legs. Kept constantly sedated, as Jon's body disappears his nightmare gets worse. The nurses seem to hate him and the doctor won't answer his questions. Who is Joe? Why do they keep calling him by that name? Tense and horrifying, this story compels the reader to its chilling climax. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers of 14+