Alex Frith Books & Bio. Cheap Books by Alex Frith. Book People

Books by Alex Frith

  • WHMB 9 years +
    9 years +
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    Presented here in a bespoke hardback format for Book People, What's Happening to Me? (Boys) is a helpful and sensitive guide to growing up that gives straightforward information on the physical changes and emotional upheaval that your young son can expect as he heads towards puberty.

    Tricky topics are demystified and What's Happening to Me? is a reassuring and entertaining read for children aged from 8 and over.
  • AEAXL 6 years +
    6 years +
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    Packed with fascinating facts and over 50 lift-the-flap features, Usborne's See Inside the World of Dinosaurs is an amazing introduction to how the great creatures lived. The detailed illustrations and bite-sized chunks of information will appeal to all dinosaur-crazy youngsters.

  • APOLR 6 years +
    6 years +
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    This is a brand new retelling of the action-packed story of Heracles as he completes his most famous set of challenges: the Twelve Tasks. It is a new title in "Young Reading Series Two", part of the Usborne Reading Programme. Aimed at children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and more complex stories. It is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is Principal Lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.
  • APOSR 5 years +
    5 years +
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    A portable puzzle book that is suitable for school bags, car seats and even pockets. Presenting bendable spine for easy-opening and easy-to-write-in pages, it features illustrations that bring life to mazes, word searches, number puzzles and logic problems of all kinds. It also includes answers to all the puzzles.
  • APOSZ 6 years +
    6 years +
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    A perfectly pocket-sized puzzle book, full of mazes and logic problems to solve, wordsearches, codes to crack, number puzzles and much more. This book is the ultimate boredom-buster, ready to use any time you have a spare few moments.
  • APOWD 6 years +
    6 years +
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    Pop this handy, pocket-sized puzzle book into a school bag, handbag, suitcase or glove compartment to ensure that kids are never bored again. It features over one hundred picture puzzles including mazes, picture puzzles, word searches, number problems and much more, with all of the answers at the back of the book. It is also great for Christmas stockings or party bags.
  • APOWB 6 years +
    6 years +
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    What's the universe made of? Where did everything come from? Lift the flaps in this fascinating book to reveal some of the amazing discoveries that astronomers and physicists have made in their quest to unlock the mysteries of the Universe. Curious young minds will be fascinated to discover planets, stars and galaxies and explore intergalactic space, with over 70 flaps to lift. Includes explanations of some of the biggest questions in the universe, including 'What happened during the Big Bang?' and 'What lies out in the far reaches of space?'.
  • ATGME 5 years +
    5 years +
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    From behind the screen to underneath the keyboard, this fact-filled information book from Usborne allows children to look inside the workings of a computer.

    They'll love lifting the flaps to learn the secrets of how computers all over the world work.
  • ACXPT 7 years +
    7 years +
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    This title tells the wonderful, mysterious and often funny stories behind famous inventions. Flaps reveal lovingly detailed artwork to show the hidden workings inside inventions. Carefully researched text explains the differences between discovery, invention and innovation, and how these three aspects unite.
  • AAHHM 7 years +
    7 years +
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    What's Happening to Me? (Boys) is a helpful and sensitive guide to growing up and gives straightforward information on the physical changes and emotional upheaval that your young son can expect as he heads towards puberty.

    Tricky topics are demystified and What's Happening to Me? is a reassuring and entertaining read for children aged from 9+.
  • AAHHQ 6 years +
    6 years +
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    The Usborne Flap Book See Inside Science is the perfect way to get young children interested in the fascinating world of science. See Inside Science is packed with over 50 colourful lift-up flaps that help promote basic scientific ideas such as energy and elements. Full of child-friendly explanations that make some tricky subjects accessible for junior school children, this is another brilliantly put together book from Usborne, who are experts in encouraging children to learn key concepts at a young age.

  • AAHIU 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Encourage your child to explore the world from the comfort of home with Usborne's clever Lift-the-Flap Picture Atlas!

    Colourful and appealing illustrations and lots of flaps give this picture atlas tons of appeal for youngsters. With a giant world map poster included, the Usborne Picture Atlas allows children to explore the world one flap at a time.

    This atlas features a page for each continent and helps young readers to discover the animals, buildings, foods and cultures that they would find there.
  • AEKXA 11 years +
    11 years +
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    This is a fantastic new science book, explaining chemistry in an informal, fun and informative way. Written in a conversational style, this book offers children an approachable source of information on key subjects such as the periodic table, atom structure and radiation. Chemistry is brought home to the reader as the book describes the chemistry of everyday life - from the chemical processes that break down food while eating to the atmosphere. Complicated topics are kept fun with a variety of devices including comic strips, fact boxes and 'nerdy notes' - post-it notes with handy mnemonics written on them. Simple, fun experiments give children working examples to learn from.
  • AIBHF 6 years +
    6 years +
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    This is an interactive flap book explaining the intricacies of the brain. From the simple science of synapses to more complex brain functions such as how memories are stored and the meaning of dreams, this book covers the essential part which the brain plays in our every action and thought. It is illustrated in a bright and accessible style, making this complex subject easy for inquisitive minds to understand. With over 50 flaps to lift, this book provides a great introduction to the world of neurological science for young children.
  • AIERU 6 years +
    6 years +
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    A brand-new collection of Viking myths that tell the story of the Norse gods from creation to the story of how the world will end, including Odin's quest for wisdom, the battles of Thor the thunder god, and the tale of Sigurd the Dragonslayer and the curs. Beautifully bound with head and tail bands and a ribbon marker. Dynamic artwork by Matteo Pincelli brings to life the exciting, strange and sometimes dangerous world of the Norse gods.
  • AMWZU 5 years +
    5 years +
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    From traditional steam trains to super-fast bullet trains, this fact-filled information book allows children to look inside locomotives and find out how they work. Young readers can lift-the-flaps to discover fun facts and find out about the history of train travel.
  • BCVNW 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Usborne's See Inside World Religions provides children with an insightful look at the beliefs, history and customs of the major world religions.

    With over 70 flaps to lift, readers can discover key facts about each religion, differing ideas about God, worship and prayer and colourful festivals and celebrations.
  • BRMBX
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    An informative guide to political systems, elections, voting and government and issues including feminism, human rights, freedom of speech and fake news, all explained with clear text and bright, infographic style illustrations. Includes tips on how to argue and debate, a glossary, and links to specially selected websites with more information.
  • LFGK 5 years +
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    Giraffes sleep standing up.
    A crocodile grows new teeth up to 50 times.
    The bestselling novelist of all time is Agatha Christie. Four billion copies of her detective novels have been sold around the world.

    This brightly presented lift-the-flap book reveals amazing facts ranging from how many seeds a pomegranate has to how fast a woodpecker pecks!

    This book lifts the lid on a whole world of facts, information and knowledge and will be one fact-hungry children continue to dip into time and time again.
  • AAHHS 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Go on a journey to the centre of the earth and back with this brand new title in the ground-breaking "See Inside" series. This subject is perfect for the lift-the-flap treatment and the book uses embedded flaps to great effect to explain the world under our feet, from plants and animals to underground trains and pipes, right through to the earth's core past gold mines, stalagmites and fossils. It contains over 50 flaps to lift.
  • AAUFT 6 years +
    6 years +
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    Offering information on rubbish and recycling, this flap book from the experts at Usborne includes double-page spreads on where rubbish comes from, how glass, metal, plastics and paper can be remade into new things and what happens to everything that isn't recycled.

    See Inside Recycling and Rubbish is a book that children will find fascinating.
  • APOAY 4 years +
    4 years +
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    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read. When good King Midas helps an elderly man find his way home he is granted his fondest wish to turn anything he touches into pure gold. At first, this gift seems like the most wonderful thing to have ever happened but he soon learns that you should be careful what you wish for. This key series was developed in conjunction with reading expert Allison Kelly from the University of Surrey, a reading specialist. Every title has clear and compelling text that allows children to build their burgeoning reading skills and is accompanied by charming and highly appealing illustrations.
  • APOAM
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    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, part of the Usborne Young Reading Programme, based on a tale from Japanese folklore. It is aimed at children who are beginning to read. When Momotaro was found as a baby in a giant peach everyone knew he was destined for great things. But when he grows up to become a brave warrior, he must journey to Ogre Island to reclaim his village's lost possessions. This title is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University. It features a great value quality hardback with ribbon marker guaranteed to foster pride in book ownership.
  • AMOZT 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Discover what numbers are and how they help describe the world around us, and learn about some of the greatest mathematicians and their theories. Covers a wide range of maths topics, including algebra, geometry, charts and statistics. Humorous illustrations add colour to the history of mathematics and famous mathematicians.