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  • Oxford School Dictionary & Thesaurus

    Oxford Dictionary

    Product Code: CJT2
    Paperback 10 years +
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    A one-stop dictionary & thesaurus for upper primary students. The Oxford School Dictionary & Thesaurus combines a comprehensive dictionary at the top of the page with a companion thesaurus at the bottom, for the upper primary student moving into secondary school. The dictionary contains clear simple definitions, up-to-date example sentences, and support on spelling, grammar and punctuation. The thesaurus provides thousands of up-to-date synonyms, arranged by the meaning that is closest to that of the headword, instead of alphabetically, to enable users to select the most accurate alternative. Having the dictionary and thesaurus entry on the same page makes it a very easy-to-use one-volume reference tool. It is powered by the Oxford Children's Corpus, a unique electronic database of millions of words of writing for children. Plus, for downloadable word games, puzzles, and activities, go online to the www.oxforddictionaries.com/schools website.
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  • Oxford Children's Thesaurus

    Oxford Dictionaries

    Product Code: CJP2
    Other 8 years +
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    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.
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  • Oxford Illustrated Children's Dictionary

    Oxford Dictionaries

    Product Code: CJQ2
    Other 8 years +
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    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.
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  • Oxford Children's Dictionary

    Oxford Dictionaries

    Product Code: CJO2
    Other 8 years +
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    Over 30,000 words, with clear and accessible meanings and age-appropriate example sentences, make this an ideal dictionary for helping children aged 8+ with homework. Each letter opens with a fun word fact and there are colour illustrations throughout. For example, did you know that 'almost' is one of the longest words with all the letters in alphabetical order? Compiled using the Oxford Children's Corpus, this new edition of the Oxford Children's Dictionary delivers support and help where it is needed. New to this edition is a supplement that gives top things to know about spelling, as well as about punctuation marks and how grammar can help make writing easy and effective.
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  • Stories of Wizards and Witches

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: WZE2
    Paperback 5 years +
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    This is a magical collection of short stories from the one and only Enid Blyton.

    The tales feature magical and mysterious creatures including a grumpy wizard, wondrous elves and rabbit-riding pixies. The stories have plenty of humour throughout and are the perfect length for reading aloud or independently.
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  • The Castle of Adventure

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: AVC2
    Paperback 9 years +
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    There's something about the castle on the hill. Why is everyone so afraid of it? What secrets lurk behind its door?

    Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann and Jack are on holiday in Scotland, staying on the side of Castle Hill. When they see flashing lights in a distant tower, they decide to investigate - discovering a sinister plot concealed within its hidden rooms and underground passages.

    The second book from her famous Adventure series, Enid Blyton expertly combines themes of friendship and bravery through characters full of youthful inquisitiveness. A truly stunning book written by one of the most successful children's authors of all time, children aged 9+ will adore the timeless Castle of Adventure.
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    Bananagrams Secrets

    Collins Dictionaries

    Product Code: LBAN
    Paperback
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    With a foreword by Dame Judi Dench, this little book is packed with insider secrets and winning ways of the Bananagrams bunch!

    With an abundance of curious words and fascinating facts, the book includes tips on proper nouns that you can play, five ways to turn tiles that save seconds, easy-to-make three-letter words, and much more!
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  • The Famous Five

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: FFV2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Despite being over 60 years old, Enid Blyton's Famous Five adventures are a timeless treasure trove for newly independent readers to discover.

    With their action-packed plots and likeable characters, the Famous Five tales have established themselves as classics that can be enjoyed over and over again and by different generations.

    This bumper bind-up includes Five on a Treasure Island, Five Go Adventuring Again and Five Run Away Together.
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  • Naughtiest Girl in the School

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: NSG2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Best-loved children's author Enid Blyton has a timeless appeal and her books still sell in the millions.

    In The Naughtiest Girl in the School, spoilt only-child Elizabeth Allen is sent to boarding school after tormenting her governess with such tricks as hiding earwigs in her bed. Although Elizabeth vows to be even naughtier at school, things don't quite go to plan...

    Amazing reading for children aged 7 and over.
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  • Oxford Illustrated Children's Thesaurus

    Oxford Dictionaries

    Product Code: CJR2
    Other 8 years +
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    An easy-to-use family thesaurus to boost wordpower and spark creative writing with new vocabulary-building activities, over 40,000 synonyms and examples to help you pick the best words. Packed with high-quality photos, word webs on key topics to help with project work, overused word panels and writing tips - it is the perfect homework help.
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    Craft Beer

    Dominic Roskrow

    Product Code: LBCB
    Paperback
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    This handy little book is the perfect introduction to Craft Beer, covering its fascinating history, revealing how it's made and detailing over 100 of the world's top craft beers!

    Featuring the major UK, US, and European micro-breweries, this book explains how they are keeping up with the current craft beer boom and its surge in demand.
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  • The Island of Adventure

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: AVD2
    Paperback 9 years +
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    For Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack and Kiki the parrot, the summer holidays in Cornwall are everything they'd hoped for.

    Until they begin to realize that something very sinister is taking place on the mysterious Isle of Gloom - where a dangerous adventure awaits them in the abandoned copper mines and secret tunnels beneath the sea.

    Written by Enid Blyton and very much in the style of the bestselling Famous Five and Secret Seven stories, this is an adventure that will keep young readers hooked!
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  • The Brer Rabbit Story Collection

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: BRX2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    If you've never read these timeless tales of Brer Rabbit, you're in for a treat!

    Brer Rabbit is a mischievous character who loves to play tricks on his pals but occasionally gets his comeuppance.

    A great collection of stories that showcase Enid Blyton's classic storytelling charm perfectly.
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    Bridge Secrets

    Julian Pottage

    Product Code: LBBS
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    Go from amateur to ace by following the advice of Bridge expert Julian Pottage.

    This little book will help you master simple bidding systems and conventions, learn card-play techniques to maximise your tricks and frustrate your opponent with killer leads and a watertight defence.
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  • Oxford School Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Dictionary

    Oxford Dictionaries

    Product Code: CJU2
    Other 11 years +
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    With a clear, colour layout to make it easy to navigate, this handy dictionary is in two parts. The first part is a reference section of simple rules, tips, and examples to help students spell, punctuate, and write correctly in school, exams and at home. This is divided into three sections: Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar.

    The second part is an alphabetical word list of common tricky words, with inflections, but no meanings. This list highlights words that are most frequently misspelt by this age group to help target and rectify these common mistakes.

    It will be a valuable resource for preparation for students taking exams with increased focus on accurate spelling and grammar. It will be a user-friendly techniques and grammar.
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    Whisky

    Dominic Roskrow

    Product Code: CLBW
    Paperback
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    A little book that shines a light on 100 of Scotland's best malt whiskies.

    It includes illustrations and details of each whisky's taste and distillery and ranges from single malts and deluxe whiskies. It's so up to date it even includes new distilleries that are yet to bottle any spirits or establish a core product.
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  • Five on a Treasure Island

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: FTI2
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Five on a Treasure Island is Enid Blyton's first enthralling book in her Famous Five series and introduces Julian, Dick, Anne, cousin George and her madcap dog Timmy.

    The children are thrown into a summer holiday adventure when they discover an amazing shipwreck which has been disturbed by a storm.

    With a thrilling, cliffhanger plot, Five on a Treasure Island is the ideal book to entice reluctant readers aged 9+ to get stuck in! Tons of humour and exciting happenings make this an enduring classic.
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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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  • Collins School Dictionary

    Collins Dictionaries

    Product Code: BMNAH
    Hardback 11 years +
    The perfect language companion for all students aged 11+. With a clear and highly legible design throughout, it is easy to use and full of useful features to help build language confidence at school and help with homework and revision. This new hardback edition has been developed with teachers to be the perfect school dictionary for in class and for homework. The clear layout makes finding entries exceptionally easy, and full definitions are given in simple language, often in complete sentences. With over 20,000 entries, many new or updated, it includes the school national curriculum vocabulary up to Key Stage 3 and GCSE as well as general vocabulary for students aged 11+. A special section on spelling follows the main dictionary. It outlines key spelling rules and lists words that are commonly confused or misspelled, so it helps students to identify and master the trickiest spelling problems. This user-friendly dictionary is an invaluable reference for all school students.
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  • i-Spy in the Garden: What Can You Spot?

    Product Code: ATBSI
    Paperback 5 years +
    This book is packed with stunning photos and interesting information about creepy crawlies, furry and feathery friends, and gorgeous flowers. With a close-up photograph of each item, and top tips on where to spot them, it won't be long before they have enough points to claim an i-SPY In the Garden certificate. From beautiful butterflies to towering trees, this i-SPY book is sure to have you searching high and low. This book includes hundreds of flowers, vegetables, garden tools, and animals, so keep an i-SPY out whenever you're out in the garden! * 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!
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  • i-Spy Nature: What Can You Spot?

    Product Code: ATBTE
    Paperback 5 years +
    Packed with interesting information and great images of the wonderful things you can find out in nature, and clever tips on how to spot them, it won't be long before they have enough points to claim an i-SPY Nature certificate. From fossils and dunes to seals and sparrows, you can find lots of exciting things out in nature. i-SPY Nature includes hundreds of animals, plants and natural features, so keep an i-SPY out whenever you find yourself in the great outdoors! * 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!
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  • i-Spy in the Night Sky: What Can You Spot?

    Product Code: ATBTF
    Paperback 5 years +
    Packed with interesting information about the planets and stars, this book is host to a range of vibrant images of astronomical features. With top tips on how to spot everything from constellations to auroras, it won't be long before they have enough points to claim an i-SPY In the Night Sky certificate. From stars and comets to eclipses and satellites, this book is full of tips and tricks for gazing at the night sky. Learn about astronomy so that you'll be prepared to spot a variety of exciting features whenever you're outside after dark! * 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!
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  • Collins School Thesaurus

    Collins Dictionaries

    Product Code: BMNAS
    Paperback 11 years +
    The essential word finder for all students of English. Each entry is followed by a wide range of alternative words and examples, making it easy to choose the most appropriate alternative for every context. Planned in consultation with teachers and supporting the requirements of the school National Curriculum, this thesaurus has a clear and easy-to-use layout, with an alphabetical indicator on each page, making it easy to find information quickly. It includes thousands of synonyms and antonyms as well as short definitions for all main entry words. Examples are given for all synonyms to show how they are used and to help students choose the right one for their context. The `more synonyms' feature and `types of' panels help to extend students' vocabulary and extra help is given to help avoid overuse of very common words. A special section focusses on writing skills and helps students to use language effectively and achieve success in all areas of written work.
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  • i-Spy Creepy Crawlies: What Can You Spot?

    Product Code: ATBSH
    Paperback 5 years +
    Packed with interesting information about all kinds of creepy crawlies, and with a close-up photograph of each and sneaky tips on where to spot them it won't be long before they have enough points to claim an i-SPY Creepy crawlies certificate. From beetles and butterflies to worms and wasps, you can find creepy crawlies in all sorts of places you might not expect, i-SPY Creepy crawlies includes hundreds of bugs and beasties, 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!
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