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    Usborne Look Inside: Your Body

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: AEUWQ
    Hardback 5 years +
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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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  • The Usborne Official Astronaut's Handbook

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: ANLFL
    Paperback 7 years +
    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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  • Usborne Write and Draw Your Own Comics

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: ALGZY
    Other 7 years +
    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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  • The Usborne Write Your Own Story Book

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: AFATU
    Other 7 years +
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    Perfect for children who love making up stories or comic strips, The Usborne Write Your Own Story Book is packed with helpful hints, tips and handy tasks to get them started.

    With practical suggestions for creating different points of view and conjuring up believable and cool characters, settings and story lines, plus a clever concealed spine that allows the book to lie flat for easy use, this is a genius way of encouraging writing and reading skills.
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  • The Dragon In The Library

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: BZSHU
    Paperback
    Kit can't STAND reading, She'd MUCH rather be outside, playing games and getting muddy, than stuck inside with a book. But when she's dragged along to the library one day by her two best friends, she makes an incredible discovery - and soon it's up to Kit and her friends to save the library ... and the world.
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  • The Odyssey

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: APOLQ
    Hardback 7 years +
    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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  • Pirates and Long Ago Bind-up

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: AFAKD
    Paperback 5 years +
    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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  • Sticker Dolly Dressing Fashion Long Ago

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: BLFBG
    Paperback 5 years +
    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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  • The Monster in the Lake

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: CDBUJ
    Paperback
    Kit is a wizard. The youngest wizard in the world, in fact. But her magic keeps going wrong, and all kinds of weird stuff has started happening - exploding fireballs, animals talking when they shouldn't be, and a very strange new arrival in a nearby park. So Kit and her two best friends - along with their local librarian - set off to investigate, and to save the world... again. Brilliantly illustrated throughout by Davide Ortu, The Monster is the Lake is the funny, exciting, action-packed sequel to The Dragon in the Library.
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  • Saint George and the Dragon

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: APOQH
    Hardback 4 years +
    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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  • Sticker Romans

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: BXZGP
    Paperback
    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

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: BQXSN
    Paperback
    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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  • Beauty and the Beast

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: APORP
    Paperback Toddlers
    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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  • Beauty and the Beast

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: APOEB
    Paperback 6 years +
    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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  • Hamlet

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: APNZP
    Hardback 6 years +
    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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  • Samurai

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: APNTH
    Hardback 7 years +
    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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  • Beauty and the Beast

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: APNLH
    Hardback 4 years +
    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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  • Brer Rabbit and the Blackberry Bush

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: AINOQ
    Other 4 years +
    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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  • Wind-up Pirate Ship

    Louie Stowell

    Product Code: ADWFI
    Board 5 years +
    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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