Books by Louie Stowell

  • AEUWQ 5 years +

    Usborne Look Inside: Your Body (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

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    This is a wonderful flap book introducing children to the way their own bodies work in a fun and informative way. It is a new, smaller format of the "Look Inside" series, perfect for little fingers. It is full of surprises to keep enquiring minds entertained, including flaps beneath flaps and a cheeky peek inside a toilet cubicle. Young readers' minds will boggle as they learn about how their brains work, what happens when they eat, how their lungs use oxygen and much more.
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  • AFATU 7 years +

    The Usborne Write Your Own Story Book (Other)

    Louie Stowell

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    Aspiring young writers will love this fun activity book full of hints, tips and handy tasks for writing breath-taking stories. The first half of the book is full of writing tips, techniques and methods to make every story a masterpiece, with helpful activities on coming up with ideas, writing from different points of view and creating characters, settings and story lines. The second half of the book is full of story themes to write about, from murder mysteries to tales from outer space. With lots of lined space to fill, each activity comes with suggestions for characters, settings and objects to write into the story as well as questions to prompt the imagination.
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  • ALGZY 7 years +

    Usborne Write and Draw Your Own Comics (Other)

    Louie Stowell

    Kapow! Boom! An awesome activity book for budding comic artists to imagine and draw their own comic strips. Simple step-by-step instructions, with lots of handy tips and hints, show children how to create graphic stories using all the devices employed in 'real' comics.
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  • APOQH 4 years +

    Saint George and the Dragon (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    A humorous re-telling of the legendary tale, specially written for children who are starting to read on their own, with easy-to-read text and colourful illustrations. It includes background to the legend and the art it has inspired, with a reproduction of the famous Paolo Uccello painting, and internet links to more paintings of George and the Dragon. Part of Usborne's popular "Young Reading" series, it is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, Principal Lecturer in Education and reading specialist at the University of Roehampton.
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  • ADWFI 5 years +

    Wind-up Pirate Ship (Board)

    Louie Stowell

    Captain Blackjack and his crew set sail for buried treasure but there are lots of dangers they must avoid along the way. This exciting pirate adventure comes with a wind-up pirate ship, and the interactive story book has three tracks for it to sail around on! Hours of fun for ages 3 and over.
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  • APOLQ 7 years +

    The Odyssey (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    This is a brand new retelling of Homer's "Odyssey", the story of a clever but unlucky Greek hero who just wants to get home...but fate has other ideas. It is a new title in "Young Reading Series Three", part of the Usborne Reading Programme. It is aimed at fully confident readers who can manage sub-plots and complex sentence structure but don't have the stamina for standard-length books. It is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a Principal Lecturer in Education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.
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  • ANLFL 7 years +

    The Usborne Official Astronaut's Handbook (Paperback)

    Louie Stowell

    Discover how you become an astronaut, the training you must undertake, how you travel into space and what you do when you're up there. With a foreword from ESA astronaut Tim Peake, the first British astronaut to embark on a mission to the International Space Station. Published in association with the UK Space Agency.
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  • BLFBG 5 years +

    Sticker Dolly Dressing Fashion Long Ago (Paperback)

    Louie Stowell

    With Sticker Dolly Dressing: Fashion Long Ago, you can dress and accessorise dolls in costumes from different ages including ancient Rome, medieval times, Victorian Britain, 1950s America and 1960s London.

    There are over 200 stickers of items of clothing and bags, shoes, hats and jewellery from throughout history.
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  • APOYS 5 years +

    The Usborne Big Book of Rockets and Spacecraft (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    Providing a fascinating insight into the world of space travel, this big book features a wide range of spaceships, shuttles, rockets, satellites and the International Space Station. With four huge, fold-out pages which allow children to marvel as the scale of outer space and see in detail the complexity of these marvels of science and engineering.
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  • BXZGP

    Sticker Romans (Paperback)

    Louie Stowell

    An action-packed sticker book full of ancient Roman actors, gladiators, chariot racers, politicians, schoolchildren and soldiers, which children can dress in historically accurate clothing using the 180-plus stickers provided. Also features lots of fascinating facts about life in ancient Rome, written in conjunction with an expert on the period. Illustrations: Full colour throughout
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    Sticker Halloween (Paperback)

    Louie Stowell

    Young fiends will love using the stickers in this book to dress all sorts of spooky characters, from the wicked Count Dracula himself to an army of killer zombies. With over 200 spine-chilling stickers to complete the terrifying scenes, including a haunted hall, a ghostly feast and a mummy's tomb.
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  • AYIOQ

    Big Book of Rockets and Spacecraft (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    Providing a fascinating insight into the world of space travel, this big book features a wide range of spaceships, shuttles, rockets, satellites and the International Space Station. With four huge, fold-out pages which allow children to marvel as the scale of outer space and see in detail the complexity of these marvels of science and engineering.
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  • APORP Toddlers

    Beauty and the Beast (Paperback)

    Louie Stowell

    This is a wonderful picture book retelling the classic fairytale. The simple and engaging text is accompanied by colourful illustrations by Victor Tavares. It is perfect for sharing with young children. There's a fairy hiding in the Beast's garden, which children might not spot on the first reading, but there's lots of fun to be had looking for her when re-reading the story.
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  • APOEB 6 years +

    Beauty and the Beast (Paperback)

    Louie Stowell

    A timeless love story retold for children growing in their reading confidence and ability. The Beast lives alone in his castle, enchanted by a wicked fairy and waiting for true love to break the spell. Could Beauty be the one to see through his ugly exterior? Usborne Young Reading has been developed with reading experts from Roehampton University. The audio CD includes a dramatic listen-along recording with music and sound effects, followed by a read-along version with prompts for page turns.
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  • APOAQ 4 years +

    Brer Rabbit and the Blackberry Bush (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox are always trying to outwit each other. But when Fox catches Rabbit in a trap, Fox soon discovers that he's not quite as cunning as he thinks...This key series was developed in conjunction with reading expert Allison Kelly from the University of Surrey. 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. It is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read.
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  • APNZP 6 years +

    Hamlet (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    Shakespeare's classic story retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability. When a ghostly figure appears to Prince Hamlet, he discovers the dreadful truth about his father's death. His quest for revenge leads him into a world of mayhem, madness and murder. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
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  • APNTH 7 years +

    Samurai (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    This is a new title in "Young Reading Series Three", which is aimed at children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and more complex stories. The book tells the story of the Samurai, the great warriors of Japan, and how they shaped the country's history. It reveals the truth behind Samurai training, culture and society, as well as thrilling details of Samurai battles, warlords and leaders, before their decline in the early 19th Century and how their spirit endured in the kamikaze warriors of World War Two. It is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.
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  • APNLH 4 years +

    Beauty and the Beast (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    A timeless love story specially rewritten for children growing in their reading confidence and ability. The Beast lives alone in his castle, enchanted by a wicked fairy and waiting for true love to break the spell. Could Beauty be the one to see through his ugly exterior? This key series was developed in conjunction with reading expert, Allison Kelly from Roehampton University. Every title has clear and compelling text that allows children to build their burgeoning reading skills, accompanied by charming illustrations.
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  • ALGXG 8 years +

    The Story of Astronomy and Space (Paperback)

    Louie Stowell

    A narrative introduction to the mysteries of space and the secrets of astronomy, packed with scientific facts about the solar system, comets, the Big Bang theory, telescopes, space exploration and lots more. Diagrams and amusing illustrations help make complex ideas easy and fun. Also includes star charts, a glossary, and an astronomy timeline.
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  • AINOQ 4 years +

    Brer Rabbit and the Blackberry Bush (Other)

    Louie Stowell

    This is the classic tale retold for beginner readers ready to tackle slightly more complicated storylines and sentence structures. Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox are always up to mischief. Now Brer Fox has the perfect plan to stop Brer Rabbit once and for all. It is part of the Usborne English Language Learners programme, featuring books from the Usborne Reading Programme, with audio CDs in British and American English, downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.
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  • AFAKD 5 years +

    Pirates and Long Ago Bind-up (Paperback)

    Louie Stowell

    Children will love dressing the historical figures in this collection of two popular titles from the Sticker Dressing series. Discover juicy details on how pirates really lived, from Viking pirates in the first century to the Chinese pirates of the 1800s and travel back in time and find out what people wore long ago, from Tutankhamun's elaborate body ornaments to Louis XIV's velvet robes.
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  • ADSMW 5 years +

    Hamlet (Other)

    Louie Stowell

    Seven titles in the popular "Young Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wallet inside the back cover, making the book and CD easy to store together. "The Young Reading" series is developed with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability.
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