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  • GKGE 9 years +
    9 years +
    (1)
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    Clever kids can test their knowledge on over 60 topics with this brain-busting quiz book!

    Featuring general knowledge questions (that will help them with their school work) and 'Test Yourself' panels, the questions vary between three difficulty levels (Starter, Challenger and Genius) and there are plenty of pictures to pore over and facts to devour.
  • ITBT 9 years +
    9 years +
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    All the electricity powering the internet weighs the same as an apricot; the world's biggest truck could carry 90 elephants; and the average person walks up to a distance of more than 64,000 miles in their lifetime.
    DK's It Can't Be True 2 is full of facts that are strange but true - and many of them are backed up by awe-inspiring visual comparisons.

    Mind-boggling from start to finish, this fascinating non-fiction book reveals how all of the world's continents can fit into the pacific ocean; the world's trees could fill North and South America; and a hippo's mouth can open wide enough to swallow a car whole.

    Ideal for those who prefer non-fiction, this is a book that will delight adults just as much as children with its jaw-dropping visuals and incredible facts.
  • CSTP 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    Children can take their first steps to cooking fresh, healthy and delicious recipes by mastering the 50 easy-to-follow recipes featured in this book.

    From soups to pasta dishes and treats including banana bread, all of the recipes in this book are simple to make and sure to get children into baking - especially after they've tasted their healthy and delicious creations. There are also shortcuts and tips to help kids get their heads around kitchen terminology.

    All of the tasty dishes contain clear, short step-by-step instructions and are accompanied by eye-catching photography.
  • VITH
    (1)
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    Thinking of going vegan in 2019? Or just cutting down on meat and enjoying a flexitarian diet?

    This cookbook is packed with over 100 vegan dishes that will keep the whole family happy - and you won't have to make a different meal for everyone.

    The delicious dishes make use of meat- and dairy-free alternatives including grains and pulses and can be used for everything from packed lunches to the main meal of the day. Each recipe also has a 'Good Stuff' box that lets you know its nutritional value.
  • HTEC
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    This graphic guide from DK shows you exactly how various everyday inventions, gadgets and devices actually work.

    Using eye-catching visuals, it demystifies the machinery that keeps the modern world going - from zip fasteners to driverless cars and gives special attention to those inventions that changed the course of history.

    All of the step-by-step explanations of vehicles are supported by simple and original graphics that take devices apart and show their mechanisms in great detail.
  • LEAD
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    This fully illustrated DK hardback looks at the leaders who have had a lasting impact on the history of the world - from presidents to prophets and conquerers to CEOs.

    It features accessible biographical profiles of good, evil, successful and tragic figures alongside specially commissioned portraits in eye-catchingly bold artwork styles and also contains photographs and infographics any armchair historian will be happy to pore over.

    Among the leaders and legacies you can learn about are Alexander the Great, Genghis Khan, Elizabeth I, Cleopatra and Emmeline Pankhurst. This immersive book covers their lives, motivations, achievements and innovations.
  • TSOG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    We're all so excited to join Woody, Jessie, Buzz Lightyear and the gang for their latest adventure in Toy Story 4 and this companion book will tell you everything you need to know about these beloved characters and the new film.

    It is packed with facts and profiles of the characters and explores the new locations they visit. It also has incredible artwork capturing the most memorable moments from the new film.

    You and your children will be blasting to Infinity and beyond as you read through this amazing book.
  • The Bee Book - Hardback - 9780241217429 - DK
    BEBK
    DK
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    Bees are not only beautiful, natural insects but they're also vital to human existence. From the experts at DK, The Bee Book celebrates their existence and provides an introduction to beekeeping.

    From their role in nature to how they impact our gardens and what they do in the hive, this book is full of fascinating facts like how a honey bee visits up to 1,000 flowers a day yet only produces one-twelfth of a teaspoon of honey in its entire lifetime.

    It also explains how the human race can support and benefit from bees' presence. It describes how intelligent they are and the important but turbulent role of a queen bee. It also includes recipes for home remedies and beauty treatments that make use of honey, wax and propolis. You can even learn how to create a bee 'hotel'.
  • CEHB 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £18.99
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    Did you know that you will eat around 20 tonnes of food during your lifetime? Or that humans are made up of 100 trillion cells? Do you want to know why hiccups happen?

    This DK children's encyclopedia of the human body covers from heads to toes and explains everything from what makes a balanced diet to which part of the brain makes you appreciate music (although you'll have to read the book to find out!).

    This keepsake hardback is also packed with incredible photographs to pore over and quizzes to complete. It's a comprehensive reference book and study aid that will entertain and intrigue the whole family.
  • WTLW
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    Bookworms and literature lovers will delve into this compendium full of over 100 biographies of the world's greatest writers including Jane Austen, William Shakespeare and Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

    Each author, playwright and poet's profile is accompanied by a stunning portrait and a critical evaluation of their key ideas, themes and techniques.

    From the Middle Ages through to contemporary writers, this book offers a captivating insight into the lives, loves and influences of a number of extraordinary writers.
  • SII2 11 years +
    11 years +
    • £8.99
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    Packed with amazing facts and simple explanations of all the big ideas in science, The Science Book is an innovative and accessible guide to the amazing scientific discoveries that mankind have been made.

    Covering astronomy, biology, chemistry, geology, maths and physics, including how scientists have sought to explain their incredible theories, the book is packed with quirky graphics, pithy quotes and step-by-step mind maps of how these mind-bending theories came to be - and how they have impacted on our world and way of life.

    From how Galileo worked out his scientific theories of motion and inertia to what the discovery of DNA meant to the human race, this authoritative yet easy-to-understand summary of scientific breakthroughs is the perfect way to explore this fascinating subject.
  • Ultimate Sticker Collection: LEGO Minifigure Dress-Up! - Paperback - 9780241237243 - DK
    LMDU 6 years +
    6 years +
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    With pirates, ninja experts, monsters and more, LEGO fans will love being able to create their own crazy new Minifigure characters by mixing and matching the stickers in this awesome book.

    Full of the famous faces from LEGO City, the book gives young Master Builders the chance to make their own scenes using over 1,000 stickers in locations varying from under the sea to a treasure island.
  • AAJAQ 6 years +
    6 years +
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    Become a nature explorer with this hands-on kit! From keeping caterpillars to learning how honeybees actually communicate, read the handy spotter's guide to get expert tips on where bugs lurk or try any of the 30 fun projects. Get outside and catch bugs in the field with the trusty bug catcher provided and have fun decorating your books or projects with stickers. Makes bug identification totally Bug-tastic!
  • FADF
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    This must-have book will help you look after your little people. It covers everything from first-aid essentials to life-saving procedures and explains how to cope with life's little (and big) emergencies.

    With user-friendly, step-by-step instructions, it tells you how to treat over 100 medical conditions and injuries that affect babies and young children, ranging from minor cuts and burns to meningitis and asthma attacks.

    Many of the procedures are complemented by illustrated photographs that will help you understand what you will need to do in the event of any emergency. The solutions are also colour-coded for quick reference.
  • ROBT 9 years +
    DK
    9 years +
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    Meet the machines of the future in this brilliant book from DK. Written specially for children, it explains how robots work and how they are made and provides an overview of artificial intelligence throughout history.

    From mechanical automata to modern-day androids and animal robots, it reveals how robots are playing an increasingly evolving part in our large lives and how they can range from food packers to drones used in battle.

    Showcasing over 100 robots, this book is full of tech panels about their design, production and capabilities and the final chapter looks at what will happen next...
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Ultimate Sticker Collection - Paperback - 9780241281048 - DK
    GGAL 5 years +
    5 years +
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    The Guardians of the Galaxy made a triumphant return to the big screen this year and this fun book contains over 1,000 stickers of Marvel's cosmic outlaws and their fiendish foes.

    Featuring cool comic book artwork of the likes of Star-Lord, Drax, Gamora, Groot and Rocket Raccoon, this book also contains facts about the characters and their battles as they aim to keep peace in the universe and head off on all kinds of extraordinary adventures.

    The sticker outlines are featured on the pages so children just have to find the right sticker and position it into space. The stickers are also easy to peel and can be used to decorate anywhere else your children want.
  • SPSY
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    This fully researched and definitive psychology book offers a scientific approach to handling stress in every area of your life.

    Using infographics, questionnaires and constructive advice, this handy book explains the techniques that can help you stay calm and find a more positive mindset, in turn making you happier, healthier and more productive.

    It also encourages you to identify the causes of stress and reframe any unhelpful patterns of thought that are holding you down. It has tips on finding a work-life balance, learning how to deal with an anxiety attack and putting stress in perspective.
  • ASTO
    DK
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    This eye-catching, addictive and informative DK tome will help you understand how to cast and read your own birth chart and interpret the zodiac signs, sun, moon and other planets.

    With sample case studies and eye-catching graphics and visuals, this book covers the key principles of astrology and explains how you can use this ancient art to enhance your health, wealth and well-being.

    This accessible book also offers practical advice on using astrology to handle life's key moments including career changes, starting a family and coping with financial difficulties. It covers the history of astrology and will help you discover your planets, houses, zodiac signs and ascendants.
  • LEGO Nexo Knights: The Book of Knights - Hardback - 9780241232347 - DK
    TBOK 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Coming with a new and exclusive Merlock Minifigure, this book is packed full of information about the LEGO Nexo Knights.

    Battling scary monsters and going on epic quests, the Nexo Knights are the shining stars of LEGO. Not only are the sets very popular but they also star in an animated series on Cartoon Network. This book features some of the most popular characters and sets available and is full of facts about them.

    Using a smartphone or tablet, children can even scan a shield that features on the pages to access exclusive online content. There is even a fold-out poster included within the pages!
  • MVEY 8 years +
    8 years +
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    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.
  • ATBFN Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    Teach your baby all about trucks with touch and feel textures. Stroke and touch the textures together with your baby and help them discover all about trucks. Broom broom! Let their little hands roam and feel how chunky the truck's big wheels are. They'll learn as you play. Twinkly, bumpy, scaly, silky, sandy, sticky and shiny textures in a chunky package is perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and tiny minds to develop.
  • ATBNQ
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    Packed with colourful, photographic stickers, Children Just Like Me Ultimate Sticker Book is an exciting sticker book for kids interested in what life is like for children around the world. In Children Just Like Me Ultimate Sticker Book discover what daily life is like for kids around the world - then decorate the pages with colourful stickers. Filled with more then 250 cool stickers, Children Just Like Me Sticker Book will entertain children for hours.
  • ATDOD
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    Set off on an adventure which is out of this world with Space Ultimate Sticker Book. With 250 reusable stickers, your child can put together an astronaut and assemble the planets in order, while picking up incredible information along the way. Packed with fun facts for kids which support Key Stage 1, learn all about the moon, the Mars explorer, space suits and more with DK's eye-catching photographic stickers. Kids will enjoy spending hours completing the entertaining activities and learning all about space with Space Ultimate Sticker Book.
  • ATDSV
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    This title helps you to learn all about deadly animals from snakes to spiders in DK's Incredible Animals Ultimate Sticker Book, with more than 250 reusable stickers. Piece a tiger back together or follow a wolf pack chasing their prey, there is a fun activity on every page of this sticker book. Packed with fun facts for kids which support Key Stage 1, Incredible Animals Ultimate Sticker Book is perfect for children obsessed by fearsome hunters and poisonous predators. Fact filled and packed with reusable stickers, Incredible Animals Ultimate Sticker Book is one that children will pick up time and time again.