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Books by DK

  • DKfindout! Times Tables Poster

    DK

    Product Code: BGIVD
    Other
    Make learning times tables fun and engaging for children with this giant, colourful poster perfect for any bedroom wall or classroom. All the times tables to 12 x 12 are shown with appealing photographs to reinforce children's understanding. DKfindout! Poster Times Tables reminds children of essential multiplication knowledge. The multiplication square provides an alternative way of learning while the times tables lists are a resource to refer back to again and again.This visually spectacular giant poster measuring 602x1008mm or 24x40" will challenge children to develop their knowledge, ask questions, and increase their curiosity in a fun and engaging way. Perfect for little learners in Key Stage 1 and 2.
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  • Volcanoes

    DK

    Product Code: AUGZN
    Paperback 5 years +
    DKfindout! Volcanoes teaches kids everything they would want to know about the explosive world of volcanoes. 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! DKfindout! Volcanoes is packed with fun facts for kids, quizzes and amazing photography. Discover what the biggest volcano in the solar system is, and which type of lava is the stickiest. Covering key curriculum knowledge, such as the structure of a volcano, and fast facts, such as "how hot is lava?" kids will love finding out about volcanoes.
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  • Stone Age

    DK

    Product Code: AWOYN
    Paperback 5 years +
    DKfindout! Stone Age takes kids back in time to discover what life was like in the Stone Ages. The most popular topic on www.dkfindout.com, Stone Ages was added to the national curriculum in 2014. 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 Stone Age facts, DKfindout! Stone Age is packed with up-to-date information, fun quizzes and incredible images of every aspect of Stone Age life. Discover what Stone Age people wore, sample some of their favourite foods and spot the Stone Age animal. DKfindout! Stone Age will surprise and delight young readers.
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  • Baby Touch And Feel: Farm

    DK

    Product Code: BIMQB
    Other Babies
    Teach your baby all about farms with touch and feel textures Stroke, tickle and touch the textures together with your baby and help them discover all about farms. Oink oink! Quack quack! Let their little hands roam and feel how feathery the ducklings are and how soft the piglets feel. They'll learn as you play. Twinkly, bumpy, scaly, silky, sandy, sticky and shiny textures in a chunky package: perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and tiny minds to develop.
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  • How to Be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering

    DK

    Product Code: BTIYC
    Hardback 9 years +
    (2)
    Little scientists will understand science in seconds with this essential homework-helping guide. Learn about everything from molecules and magnetism to rockets and radio waves and find out how a hot-air balloon rises, how erosion flattens mountains, how light waves zip through space, and how the human eye sees colours! With STEM (science, technology, engineering, and maths) subjects ever more important in today's technological world, How to be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering is the perfect book to inspire and educate inquisitive young minds and prepare them for the future. This is the perfect homework guide for parents and their children, with all core curriculum areas of science included. Cool illustrations show the appliance of science in the real world: see how microchips, tractors, and suspension bridges work. Hands-on projects feature fun experiments to try at home or school: try polishing old coins in vinegar, or make an erupting volcano with baking soda.
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  • Planets

    DK

    Product Code: BCVUH
    Paperback
    Explore the Solar System through the latest space imagery and take a grand tour around our neighbours in space with DK Eyewitness Planets. From Mercury to Neptune and beyond, get an eyewitness view of the rocky planets, gas giants, dwarf planets, asteroids, comets and other bodies that make up our Solar System. Discover the secrets of space, examine the latest space exploration equipment, and learn about the scientists behind discoveries ancient and new. Using the most up-to-date images from NASA and ESA taken by probes such as New Horizons, Eyewitness Planets takes you as close as you can get to the other worlds of our Solar System. Includes a fact-filled wall chart perfect for bedrooms or classrooms.
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  • Cats

    DK

    Product Code: CCYSP
    Paperback
    A true cat-alogue of more than 100 feline breeds and cross-breeds adorn the pages of this mini-encyclopedia, which packs a whole lot of information into your pocket! Along with a photo of each breed, discover the facts and stats of each cat, including its size, where the breed originated, colours and markings, and unusual features or behaviours. You'll soon be able to tell apart a Burmese from a Siamese; a rex from a sphynx and a manx; and an American shorthair from a British shorthair. You will also discover a lot about colours and patterns. Did you know that tabby cats and tortoiseshells are not breeds, but colours within breeds? Plus there are pages introducing cat anatomy and behaviour; and the book finishes with fun facts. The style of the Pocket Eyewitness series is perfect for all children, from reluctant readers who can easily digest the key points through to budding vets and cat-lovers of all shapes and sizes who want to know more about the best pets on the planet.
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  • 365 Things to Do with LEGO (R) Bricks

    DK

    Product Code: CCYTN
    Hardback
    Winner of the Best Book category Creative Play Awards 2016. This superb LEGO (R) building book inspires you to look at your LEGO bricks in new and exciting ways and enjoy LEGO fun every day of the year. Featuring imaginative play and building ideas, from LEGO games that take just a few minutes and require a handful of bricks, to inspirational build ideas and activities to keep you occupied for hours. 365 Things to Do with LEGO (R) Bricks is packed with fun and quirky activities, such as: build your own LEGO pet; challenge your friends to make the tallest LEGO tower against the clock; and learn how to make a stop-motion LEGO movie. (c)2020 The LEGO Group.
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  • Ancient Egypt

    DK

    Product Code: BXGJT
    Paperback
    From pyramids and pharaohs to tombs and Tutankhamun, unlock the secrets of ancient Egypt in this brilliant mini encyclopedia about one of the world's greatest civilizations. What was it like to be a pharaoh? Who built the pyramids, and how? How was a mummy made and why did the ancient Egyptians mummify cats? Learn how to spell your name in hieroglyphs and how to count ancient-Egyptian style. Find out about everyday life in ancient Egypt - the toys children played with, what music was popular, how people dressed, and what they ate - in this essential reference guide. With amazing encyclopedic stats, cool pictures, and incredible facts, Pocket Eyewitness Ancient Egypt takes you back in time, and is the perfect introduction to the history of ancient Egypt for young readers.
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  • Disney Frozen 2 The Magical Guide

    DK

    Product Code: CAYDR
    Hardback 5 years +
    DK's Frozen 2: The Magical Guide is the ultimate companion to Disney's highly anticipated second installment in the Frozen franchise. Covering all of the movie's characters, plus key locations, themes and iconic moments, this magical guide is a must-have title for Disney movie fans, or fans of the hugely popular Frozen franchise. Directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee, and produced by Peter Del Vecho, Walt Disney Animation Studios' feature-length follow-up to 2013's Oscar (R)-winning film Frozen is slated for theaters on November 22, 2019. Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Idina Menzel and Jonathan Groff are reprising their roles in an all-new story. Why was Elsa born with magical powers? The answer is calling her and threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, she'll set out on a dangerous but remarkable journey. In Frozen, Elsa feared her powers were too much for the world. In Frozen 2 she must hope they are enough. (c)2019 Disney
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  • Ancient Rome

    DK

    Product Code: AUGZM
    Paperback 5 years +
    DKfindout! Ancient Rome takes kids back in time to discover what life was like in Ancient Rome. 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 Roman facts, DKfindout! Ancient Rome is packed with information, quizzes, fun facts and incredible images of every aspect of Roman life. Discover what Romans would have put in their shopping baskets, how to decode Roman numerals, and go into battle with the gladiators. Immerse yourself in Ancient Rome with DKfindout!
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  • First How Things Work Encyclopedia

    DK

    Product Code: BYHXP
    Paperback
    All the most important science topics for kids, from magnets and sound waves to flight and search engines, are simply explained in this fun and informative illustrated STEM book for children studying KS1 and KS2 subjects. First How Things Work Encyclopedia covers everything children aged 5-9 need to know. What makes rockets go? How does electricity work? Why do we sometimes see rainbows in the sky? This book follows the curriculum for Key Stages 1 and 2 and provides a strong foundation for science and STEM learning through the rest of the school years. This is the perfect homework help book to support children as they begin to learn about the inner workings of the world around them. It introduces exciting areas of science that will get kids hooked on learning about how things work, including levers, light bulbs, engines, and roller-coasters. This book sits in DK's popular First Reference series, which is perfect for kids who want to explore the world around them.
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  • Total Tractor Sticker Encyclopedia

    DK

    Product Code: CAVED
    Paperback
    This bumper children's sticker encyclopedia with more than 600 reusable tractor stickers covers everything you need to know about tractors, from big bulldozers to Antarctic haulers. This fact-filled, colourful sticker book will give children hours of playful fun, while packing in lots of exciting facts and figures about these magnificent machines. Children can have fun matching the different tractors to their descriptions. Tractors old and new are included - from steam-powered tractors to today's major movers. Feature pages give kids extra information about some of the most fascinating tractors, including huge American prairie tractors and small and nimble city tractors. There are double-page scenes of farmland, prairie and forest to let kids create amazing scenes with their extra stickers, while topic pages teach children about key jobs that tractors do, such as harvesting, foresting, and clearing snow. Jump in your cab and learn all about these mighty machines with Tractors Sticker Encyclopedia, the perfect gift for every tractor fan!
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  • Bug Hunter

    DK

    Product Code: CDAVI
    Other
    Encourage hands-on learning with this bug hunter backpack, ideal for budding scientists age 7 to 9. The Bug Hunter Kit contains everything you need to catch and investigate minibeasts, including an activity book, a bug-catcher, stickers, field guides, and a bug pot. Everything fits neatly in the satchel backpack, which is perfect for carrying around on the go, wherever your expeditions take you. The fact-packed activity book contains lots of intriguing information about bees, ants, butterflies, spiders, and more of your favourite creepy-crawly creatures. Step-by-step projects teach you how to build a butterfly net, or a bee hotel, while there's plenty of fun activities and experiments you can try. This bug hunting kit makes an ideal gift for young nature lovers, or kids who want to learn more about the fascinating world of bugs.
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  • My First Vegetarian Cookbook

    DK

    Product Code: CCYSA
    Hardback
    Cook up a storm with this first vegetarian cookbook for children! Get kids busy in the kitchen and making delicious veggie dishes including quesadillas, smoothies, soups, and stir-fries as well as treats such as muffins and cheesecakes. 25 fresh, tasty vegetarian recipes sit alongside important information about food and nutrition. You'll learn about vitamins, minerals and all the amazing things that fruit and veg do for your body. Discover whether carrots really can help you see in the dark and why peppers boost your immune system. These delicious, healthy meals and nutritional facts are enough to satisfy any hungry young appetite, so grab your ingredients and whip up a vegetarian feast!
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  • Maya, Incas, and Aztecs

    DK

    Product Code: BQIAM
    Paperback
    Find out about the incredible ancient civilizations of the Americas, right up until the Spanish conquest. Discover the monumental pyramids and mountain cities of the Maya, Inca, and Aztec people. Explore the sites of Chichen Itza, Machu Picchu, and Tenochtitlan, learn the pictures of the Mayan language, unearth the history of chocolate, and find out how naughty children were punished with chillis! Peer into the past with amazing illustrations, see some of the most impressive ancient structures in the world, and stock up on facts to amaze your friends with. Packed with information, artefacts, and colourful illustrations, DKfindout! Maya, Incas, and Aztecs brings their worlds to life. The DKfindout! series introduces children to a range of exciting topics in a fun, engaging way. Checked by specialist consultants and an educational expert, this is not only a source of information you can trust, but one that is age-appropriate and supports your child's schoolwork. Books you may also enjoy from the DKfindout! series include DKfindout! Ancient Egypt, DKfindout! Ancient Rome and DKfindout! Stone Age.
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  • Baby Touch and Feel: First Words

    DK

    Product Code: BIMQC
    Other Toddlers
    Teach your baby first words with touch and feel textures Stroke, tickle and touch the textures together with your baby and help them discover some first words. Let their little hands roam and feel how bumpy the strawberry is but how soft and shiny the flowers feel. They'll learn as you play.Twinkly, bumpy, scaly, silky, sandy, sticky and shiny textures in a chunky package: perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and tiny minds to develop.
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  • Ralph Breaks the Internet The Official Guide

    DK

    Product Code: BSMUJ
    Hardback 7 years +
    Join Wreck-It Ralph as he leaves his aracade and goes on a wild internet adventure! Say hello to old friends, such as Vanellope von Schweetz, and meet tons of new characters. Explore the amazing world of the internet, learn about cool vehicles and relive the movie's most unforgettable moments. Discover everything you need to know about the awesome new Disney movie, Ralph Breaks the Internet, in this fun-packed, fact-filled book. Wreck-It Ralph 2: Ralph Breaks the Internet: The Official Guide is the ideal companion to Disney's Wreck-It Ralph movie sequel. (c) 2018 Disney
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  • Fossil

    DK

    Product Code: BCVUG
    Paperback
    Explore the history of life on Earth through every type of fossil, from marine invertebrates such as ammonites, to fishes, plants, early amphibians, dinosaurs, birds, mammals, and even humans with DK Eyewitness Fossils. Find out what fossils are, how they were formed, and what they tell us about how long-vanished animals lived millions of years ago. Stunning real-life photographs of the spectacular remains of ancient lives offer a unique eyewitness view - see pearls that are 50 million years old, a remarkable preserved foot of the extinct Moa from New Zealand, and the fossilised jaws of a terrifying T-rex. Includes a fact-filled wall chart perfect for bedrooms or classrooms.
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  • Animals

    DK

    Product Code: AUGZO
    Paperback 5 years +
    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.
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  • Baby Touch and Feel: Playtime

    DK

    Product Code: BJBSR
    Other Babies
    Teach your baby all about playtime with touch and feel textures Stroke, tickle and touch the textures together with your baby and help them discover all about playtime. Let their little hands roam and feel how cuddly the teddies are but how shiny and smooth the toy train feels. They'll learn as you play. Twinkly, bumpy, scaly, silky, sandy, sticky and shiny textures in a chunky package: perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and tiny minds to develop.
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  • The New Children's Encyclopedia

    DK

    Product Code: BUIQJ
    Hardback
    When? Where? What? Why? This stimulating and comprehensive encyclopedia for children provides answers to all the questions kids love to ask. Each chapter is jam-packed with maps, charts, timelines, diagrams, beautiful images and amazing facts. Did you know, for example, that a single drop of blood contains around five million blood cells? Or that there are areas of desert in all seven of Earth's continents? Prepare to build your knowledge on a wide range of topics - including Earth and beyond, plants and animals, history and politics, science, technology, and the human body - arranged thematically with more than 9,000 indexed entries and 2,500 colourful images. Cross-reference icons encourage children to explore and discover linked information, feeding their curiosity and building their general knowledge. The New Children's Encyclopedia, which has sold almost 500,000 copies worldwide since 2009, has now been fully updated in line with the latest knowledge and research. Developed, written, and checked by experts this is the must-have reference book for every child's library.
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  • LEGO Harry Potter Build Your Own Adventure

    DK

    Product Code: BYHZS
    Hardback 8 years +
    Conjure your own magical world with more than 50 ideas to inspire your own LEGO (R) Harry Potter (TM) models. Plus, a Harry Potter minifigure and all the bricks you need to make an exclusive 2-in-1 LEGO Harry Potter model! The perfect gift for a LEGO Harry Potter fan, LEGO Harry Potter Build Your Own Adventure features model ideas and expert build tips to help you recreate classic movie moments from Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Send Hogwarts letters flying in the Dursley's living room. Explore Diagon Alley with Harry and Hagrid. Cook up a Halloween feast in Hogwarts' Great Hall. Build your own wizard chess board and Devil's Snare plant. Exclusive LEGO Sorting Hat spinner model can be rebuilt as a magical, revolving fireplace. LEGO Harry Potter Build Your Own Adventure also contains Harry Potter and Albus Dumbledore bookmarks and a fun poster. HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are (c) & (TM) Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights (c) JKR. (s19). (c)2019 The LEGO Group.
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  • Computer Coding Python Games for Kids

    DK

    Product Code: BQIAW
    Paperback
    Learn how to code in Python by building and playing your own computer games, from mind-bending brainteasers to crazy action games with explosive sound effects and 3D graphics. Whether you're a seasoned programmer or a beginner hoping to learn Python, you'll find Computer Coding Python Games for Kids fun to read and easy to follow. Each chapter shows how to construct a complete working game in simple numbered steps. Using freely available resources, such as PyGame Zero and Blender, you can add animations, music, scrolling backgrounds, 3D scenery, and other exciting professional touches. After building the game, find out how to adapt it to create your own personalised version with secret hacks and cheat codes! Along the way, you'll master the key concepts that programmers need to write code - not just in Python but in all programming languages. Find out what bugs, loops, flags, strings, tuples, toggles, and turtles are. Learn how to plan and design the ultimate game - and then play it to destruction as you test and debug it. Before you know it, you'll be a coding genius!
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