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Books by Kay Barnham

  • A Stroll Through the Seasons

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BANOK
    Hardback 3 years +
    This fresh, bold and bright non-fiction picture book series will explain life cycles from the water cycle to plant and insect life cycles and the changing of the seasons. The bold, eye-poppingly colourful digital illustration style will explain the scientific concepts while the light and fun text-style will make these books real classroom favourites.
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  • Look and Wonder: A Stroll Through the Seasons

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BYIXN
    Paperback
    Take a stroll through the seasons! From bright spring blossoms to colourful autumn leaves, follow the wonderful changes that each season brings. This beautifully illustrated picture book shows the glorious nature of spring greenery, dazzling summer sunshine, vibrant autumn leaves and sparkling winter snow. Follow the journey of a young boy and girl as they stroll through wind, rain, sunshine and snow to explore the wonderful changes that each season brings. 'Look and Wonder' is a fresh, bold and bright, narrative non-fiction picture book series, for children aged 4 and up, introducing children to life cycles and the natural world. The eye-poppingly colourful digital illustration style will explain the scientific concepts while the light and fun text style will make these books real home and classroom favourites. Other titles in the series: The Great Big Water Cycle Adventure The Amazing Plant Life Cycle Story The Amazing Butterfly Life Cycle Story
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  • Engineering Power!: Machines in Space

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: CDBSJ
    Hardback
    From space telescopes to rockets, satellites and rovers, explore the world of space machines! Get to grips with the mind-boggling advances that have been made in engineering and building spacecraft and machines. The Engineering Power series explores the most amazing machines from the past to present day. It pulls out key engineering details to inform and inspire the next generation of engineers. From cranes, submarines, tanks, and stealth jets, find out how machines have been built to lift heavy weights, be submerged in deep oceans, roll forward over rough terrain and zip quietly past in the sky overhead. Large illustrations combined with photo inserts and diagrams show machines operating in the real world. Perfect for readers aged 9 and up.
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  • Engineering Power!: Machines in the Sky

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: CDBSG
    Hardback
    From hot air balloons to supersonic jet, drones and jetpacks, explore the world of flying machines! Get to grips with the mind-boggling advances that have been made in engineering and building aircraft. The Engineering Power series explores the most amazing machines from the past to present day. It pulls out key engineering details to inform and inspire the next generation of engineers. From cranes, submarines, tanks, and stealth jets, find out how machines have been built to lift heavy weights, be submerged in deep oceans, roll forward over rough terrain and zip quietly past in the sky overhead. Large illustrations combined with photo inserts and diagrams show machines operating in the real world. Perfect for readers aged 9 and up.
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  • Look and Wonder: The Amazing Life Cycle of Butterflies

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BZLSA
    Paperback
    Explore the incredible butterfly life cycle story, from tiny eggs to crawling caterpillars and incredible chrysalises. Follow the journey of a young boy and girl as they find out about insect life cycles. This beautifully illustrated picture book explores the life cycle process and explains each stage in detail. 'Look and Wonder' is a fresh, bold and bright, narrative non-fiction picture book series, for children aged 4 and up, introducing children to life cycles and the natural world. The eye-poppingly colourful digital illustration style will explain the scientific concepts while the light and fun text-style will make these books real home and classroom favourites. Perfect for the EYFS and KS1 primary curriculum study of life cycles. Other titles in the series: A Stroll Through the Seasons A Wonderful World of Weather Incredible Rainforests The Amazing Butterfly Life Cycle Story The Amazing Plant Life Cycle Story The Awesome Night Sky The Great Big Water Cycle Adventure
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  • Look and Wonder: The Great Big Water Cycle Adventure

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BYIXO
    Paperback
    Dive into the great big water cycle story! The same water has been falling as raindrops for billions of years. It travels around our planet again and again, from raindrops into rivers, and from seas to water vapour in mist and clouds. The water on Earth is in glaciers, rivers, streams, lakes and reservoirs. It is used by plants, humans and animals. Follow the journey of a young boy and girl as they float, splash and slide through the incredible water cycle story. This beautifully illustrated picture book shows the incredible story of the water in all its forms, from grey storm clouds to rushing waterfalls, calm lakes and shining icy glaciers. 'Look and Wonder' is a fresh, bold and bright, narrative non-fiction picture book series, for children aged 4 and up, introducing children to life cycles and the natural world. The eye-poppingly colourful digital illustration style will explain the scientific concepts while the light and fun text-style will make these books real home and classroom favourites. Other titles in the series: The Great Big Water Cycle Adventure The Amazing Plant Life Cycle Story The Amazing Butterfly Life Cycle Story
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  • Feelings and Emotions: Feeling Frightened

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BUPIC
    Paperback
    This picture book story explores what it feels like to be scared and frightened using everyday situations that children might be familiar with. This book shows different reasons why young people might be frightened, illustrates scenarios of them having to deal with fearful situations such as at night or being scared of lighting or monsters, and gives advice on how to deal with these feelings and to be able to help other people too. Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to help children cope with these feelings. Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon, this book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for 4 to 8-year-old children, which help children to understand their feelings and work out the best way to deal with them. This will boost their self-esteem and reinforce good behaviour.They support the Personal, Social and Emotional Development Area of Learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage. Other titles are: Feeling Angry, Feeling Jealous, Feeling Sad, Feeling Shy and Feeling Worried
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  • Discovering Science: How Do Plants Grow?

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BTAKS
    Hardback
    This lovely picturebook story tells the story of two children who find out about how plants grow. Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to explore scientific topics Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon. This book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for children aged between 4 and 8. Other titles are: What are forces? What is light and sound? What is electricity? What are materials?
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  • Discovering Science: What is Sound?

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BTAFX
    Hardback
    This lovely picturebook story tells the story of two children who find out about sound. Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to explore scientific topics Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon. This book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for children aged between 4 and 8. Other titles are: What are plants? What is light and sound? What is electricity? What are materials?
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  • Discovering Science: What is light?

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BRIFK
    Hardback
    This lovely picturebook story tells the story of two children who find out what light is. Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to explore scientific topics Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon. This book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for children aged between 4 and 8. Other titles are: What are plants? What are forces? What is electricity? What are materials?
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  • Look and Wonder: Amazing Animal Babies

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BRIFI
    Hardback
    Find out about different animals and their babies, from caterpillars to butterflies, joeys to kangaroos and cubs to lions. This beautifully illustrated picture book shows the wonderful world of nature in all its glory. 'Look and Wonder' is a fresh, bold and bright, non-fiction picture book series, for children aged 4 and up, introducing children to life cycles and the natural world. The eye-poppingly colourful digital illustration style will explain the scientific concepts while the light and fun text-style will make these books real home and classroom favourites. Other titles in the series: A Stroll Through the Seasons A Wonderful World of Weather Incredible Rainforests The Amazing Butterfly Life Cycle Story The Amazing Plant Life Cycle Story The Awesome Night Sky The Great Big Water Cycle Adventure
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  • Discovering Science: What are Materials?

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BRHAM
    Hardback
    This lovely picturebook story tells the story of two children who find out what materials are. Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to explore scientific topics Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon. This book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for children aged between 4 and 8. Other titles are: What are plants? What is light and sound? What is electricity? What are materials?
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  • Discovering Science: What are Forces?

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BQGUN
    Hardback
    This lovely picturebook story tells the story of two children who find out what forces are. Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to explore scientific topics Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon. This book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for children aged between 4 and 8. Other titles are: What are plants? What is light and sound? What is electricity? What are materials?
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  • Discovering Science: What is Electricity?

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BQGUB
    Hardback
    This lovely picturebook story tells the story of two children who find out about electricity Ideal for home or classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to explore scientific topics Illustrated by the ever-popular and award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon. This book is part of a series of stories about feelings and emotions for children aged between 4 and 8. Other titles are: What are plants? What is light? What is sound? What is forces and motion? What are materials?
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  • Look and Wonder: Night sky

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BPKBG
    Hardback 3 years +
    Look up into the night sky and learn all about constellations, shooting stars and satellites. This beautifully illustrated picture book shows the glorious night sky. 'Look and Wonder' is a fresh, bold and bright, narrative non-fiction picture book series, for children aged 4 and up, introducing children to life cycles and the natural world. The eye-poppingly colourful digital illustration style will explain the scientific concepts while the light and fun text-style will make these books real home and classroom favourites. Other titles in the series: The Great Big Water Cycle Adventure The Amazing Plant Life Cycle Story The Amazing Butterfly Life Cycle Story
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  • Charles Darwin

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BHEOT
    Paperback
    Find out why Darwin's On the Origin of Species changed both science and society and explore his life story, from his early investigations of the natural world and his voyage on the HMS Beagle, to the publication of his great work. Darwin astounded the world with his theory of evolution but some people were angry that his ideas challenged traditional ideas and those set out by the church. Through his story readers learn about the society and culture of Victorian Britain. Looking at Darwin's discoveries and the events of his life, we learn about the changing ideas in British society between 1745-1901, and the impact that his ideas had on the church and state. Readers will learn to draw conclusions from the evidence provided - a great basis for class discussions. The History VIP series of biographies look at the lives of famous Britons, telling their life stories and how they have shaped the course of history. Focusing on key subjects in the history curriculum for Key Stages 2 and 3 they explore the impact of exceptional figures in history and the society and culture in Britain at the time that they lived. Other titles in the series include: Boudicca; Emmeline Pankhurst; King John; Mary Anning
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  • The Great Big Water Cycle Adventure

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: BANOJ
    Hardback 3 years +
    Dive into the great big water cycle story! The same water has been falling as raindrops for billions of years. It travels around our planet again and again, from raindrops into rivers, and from seas to water vapour in mist and clouds. The water on earth is in glaciers, rivers, streams, lakes and reservoirs. It is used by plants, humans and animals. Follow the journey of a young boy and girl as they float, splash and slide through the incredible water cycle story. This beautifully illustrated picture book shows the incredible story of the water in all its forms. from grey storm clouds to rushing waterfalls, calm lakes and shining icy glaciers. 'Look and Wonder' is a fresh, bold and bright, narrative non-fiction picture book series introducing children to life cycles and the natural world. The eye-poppingly colourful digital illustration style will explain the scientific concepts while the light and fun text-style will make these books real home and classroom favourites. Other titles in the series: The Great Big Water Cycle Adventure The Amazing Plant Life Cycle Story The Amazing Butterfly Life Cycle Story
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  • Mary Anning

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: AWASX
    Paperback
    'She sells sea shells on the sea shore' - and she really did! This rhyme is thought to have been written about Mary Anning, an amazing fossilist and dinosaur expert, who was almost unknown at the time she lived. This biography explores the life of Mary Anning, from her first fossil finds at the age of ten to her sales of important discoveries to wealthy scientists. Mary's fossil finds made a great contribution to what scientist understood about pre-historic life. Through the story of Mary Anning, readers learn about life and society in the 1800s and Victorian Britain. We learn what it was like to be born into a poor family and about the roles of women in society and in the field of science. Readers will learn to draw conclusions from the evidence provided - a great basis for class discussions. History VIP biographies each look at the life of a famous Briton telling the stories of these Very Important People with clear, lively text. Amazing facts are added with feature panels and lively illustrations give visual information of the time and society the VIP lived in. With these key biographies students learn how individual people's actions have shaped the course of history. Key terms are defined in an easy-to-use glossary encouraging readers to use historical terms in their own work. History VIPs biographies focus on key subjects in the history curriculum for Key Stages 2 and 3, exploring the impact of exceptional figures in history and the society and culture in Britain at the time that they lived. Features include: In other news - these panels give context and help readers to understand the society and events of the wider world in which the subject lived True or False - questions lead students to question information and to interact with the facts they are presented with. What they said - quote features bring the subjects to life using their own words! WOW! - Boxes add humorous or amazing information to astound the reader and bring out the hilarious side of history
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  • London

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: ATDRO
    Paperback
    My London Infographic Sticker Activity Book is an interactive journey around the amazing city of London. Climb the tallest buildings, and head underground to learn facts and figures about the smelliest plant in the capital, building bridges over the river Thames and the number of bathrooms in Buckingham Palace. Packed with fact-based stickering, colouring and searching activities to help you remember all of the fascinating facts, My London Infographic Sticker Activity Book is a bold, bright and beautiful book that will take your imagination on an exciting journey. Includes over 200 stickers and printed on high-quality paper that's perfect to colour in with felt-tips or crayons, this book is ideal for long journeys, rainy days and a great gift for curious children.
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  • Space

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: ATDRN
    Paperback
    My Space Infographic Sticker Activities is an interactive journey through our Solar System. Blast off with astronauts from planet Earth into space to learn the facts and figures about how far you can jump on the Moon, how long it would take to drive to the Sun, and build an astronauts space suit out of stickers. Packed with fact-based stickering, colouring and searching activities to help you remember all of the fascinating facts, My Space Infographic Sticker Activity Book is a bold, bright and beautiful book that will take your imagination on an exciting journey. Includes over 200 stickers and printed on high-quality paper that's perfect to colour in with felt-tips or crayons, this book is ideal for long journeys, rainy days and a great gift for curious children.
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  • The Fact or Fiction Behind Survival Skills

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: AQCDS
    Paperback 7 years +
    Truth or Busted Survival Skills takes popular notions and ideas about how to survive in urban and wilderness environments and examines where the ideas came from, how or why they have become well known, and finally whether they are really true or false! This title looks at statements like: 'You can drink your own wee to survive!' or 'Cows are more deadly than great white sharks'. Each statement is evaluated and then awarded a Truth or Busted stamp at the end of each entry.
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  • Thomas Edison

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: ANMNN
    Paperback 7 years +
    This book traces the life of Thomas Edison, from his early childhood and education through his sources of inspiration and challenges faced, early successes, and the many inventions for which he is best known. A timeline at the end of the book summarizes key milestones and achievements of Edison's life.--
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  • Isaac Newton

    Kay Barnham

    Product Code: ANIHV
    Paperback 7 years +
    "This book traces the life of Isaac Newton, from his early childhood and education through his sources of inspiration and challenges faced, early successes, and the work on gravity and light for which he is best known. A timeline at the end of the book summarizes key milestones and achievements of Newton's life."--
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