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Books by Nancy Dickmann

  • Life Cycles

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BYWHJ
    Paperback
    This book looks at life cycles, including raising young, how plants grow, human reproduction and metamorphosis, through amazing facts, figures and stats.
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  • The Water Cycle

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BZJWJ
    Paperback
    This book looks at the water cycle, including topics such as evaporation, condensation, clouds and precipitation, through amazing facts, figures and stats.
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  • The Horror of World War I

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BGXEJ
    Hardback 9 years +
    Explore the history of World War I, from causes and effects to what made this period of history so deadly.
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  • Our Hairy Past

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BWKYF
    Paperback
    Why do humans look like they do? What will we look like in the future? Why do some species of animals die out where others thrive? Our Hairy Past takes a fun look at evolution and inheritance in animals and humans from prehistoric times to the present day and beyond. Discover the scientific theories of Darwin and Wallace, plus the discoveries of palaeontologists and other key figures such as Mary Anning. Learn about some incredible species of animals that have developed fascinating characteristics and traits in order to survive. And read all about humans and how we have changed and evolved from our prehistoric ancestors and how we are adapting to our changing world.
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  • Easter

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: ARJXX
    Paperback
    Every year families gather to celebrate Easter with both religious and secular activities. From attending church to hunting for colorfully decorated eggs, readers will learn about the importance of Easter and the many ways people honor this day.
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  • Farm Animals

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: CAJ2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    Young children can learn all about farms and the work they do in this simple, accessible and informative book. It provides and overview of what farming is really like and covers some traditional methods that are no longer used e.g. oxen-pulling ploughs.
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  • Stars of Mythology: Roman

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: CDBCR
    Paperback
    This book takes a light-hearted look at the characters and creatures from the the Roman mythological stories. From daring heroes to scheming gods and goddesses and terrible monsters, there are exciting adventures, betrayals and incredible stories to read. The book is structured as a 'Who's Who' of the culture's myths and legends and has a gossipy, informal tone, allowing the characters' personalities to come through. The chapters begin with a spread featuring factfiles of two characters. Each of these has an "In His Own Words" section, where the character himself (or herself) gives fast facts such as parents, powers, crowning achievements, and "Not to be confused with...". This is followed by a myth re-relling, presented in a magazine-style, featuring the two characters. In total there are six spreads of fact files (12 characters total) and six different re-tellings.
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  • The Rock Cycle

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BZMRQ
    Paperback
    This book looks at the rock cycle, including topics such as weathering, metamorphic rocks, sedimentary rocks, igneous rocks and making new rock, through amazing facts, figures and stats.
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  • Democracy in the United Kingdom

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BYYPX
    Paperback
    How does democracy fit in with British values? How can I take part in democracy? What is the local council? What happens in the Houses of Parliament? Discover exactly how democracy in the UK works and how it relates to every one of us. Find out how the different groups of elected bodies work together and how voting is organised. Take an in-depth look at case studies from recent history, including the Brexit referendum, to see how it all works in context. Democracy really comes to life in this accessible but detailed book.
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  • Plant Structures

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BYWHW
    Paperback
    This book looks at plant structures, including leaves, stems, roots and shoots, fruits and photosynthesis, through amazing facts, figures and stats.
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  • Habitats and Biomes

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BYJGC
    Paperback
    This book looks at habitats and biomes, including rainforests, deserts, tundra and grasslands, through amazing facts, figures and stats.
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  • Earth's Landforms

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BYJFZ
    Paperback
    This book looks at Earth's landforms, including mountains, valleys, lakes, rivers and islands, through amazing facts, figures and stats.
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  • My STEM Day - Engineering

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BXZYJ
    Paperback
    How do traffic lights work? What's the strongest shape? How can you build a super-fast zipwire? With the help of dynamic illustrations and fun activities, My STEM Day: Engineering takes you through the day and explains how engineering has a role in everyday tasks, from cooling your food to making your toilet flush. Discover how engineering powers everything from the journey to school to your night-time bath, and everything in between.There are tons of experiments, projects and activities for readers to try themselves, and every page is filled with amazing original illustrations which explain engineering concepts in a fun and accessible way.
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  • My STEM Day - Technology

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BXYQM
    Paperback
    How does a radio work? What's inside a light bulb? How can machines read barcodes? My Stem Day: Technology explains everything about the gadgets and machines you come across in everyday life. Taking you from waking up in the morning through to the last thing at night, you'll find out how technology powers many of the interactions of the average day. Every page is filled with amazing original illustrations which communicate technology concepts in a way that's easy to grasp. Plus there are a host of experiments, projects and activities to try - making technology learning fun.
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  • Putting the Planet First: Renewable Energy

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BXIXH
    Paperback
    Discover how people all around the world are putting the planet first and helping the environment in new and exciting ways! All sorts of natural power can be harnessed to make energy, from the sun and the tide to wind and waves. In PUTTING THE PLANET FIRST: RENEWABLE ENERGY, discover how people around the world are working all the time to find new ways to create energy without harming the environment or using fossil fuels. Learn too, what you can do to help the environment, and about small changes you can make that will have a real impact. This book is a fascinating introduction to the positive changes people are making to try and live more sustainably, and will inspire children aged 7+ to think creatively about how they can put the planet first!
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  • Putting the Planet First: Eco-cities

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BXGYD
    Paperback
    Discover how people all around the world are putting the planet first and helping the environment in new and exciting ways! From recycling drinking water to green transport links and renewable energy sources, cities can be adapted and built to be sustainable in all sorts of ways. In Putting the Planet First: Sustainable Cities, discover how people around the world are working all the time to innovate and create self-sustaining settlements. Learn too, what you can do to help the environment, and about small changes you can make that will have a real impact. It's a fascinating introduction to the positive changes people are making to try and live more sustainably, and will inspire children to think creatively about how they can put the planet first! New, fresh series on green issues that will be both topical and timely. With the signing of the Paris Agreement, the environment is once again at the top of the global agenda, and this series taps into that. Both inspirational and practical, the series contains case studies of things people are already doing, as well as tips and ideas for things children can do easily at home or school. Recycling is a hot topic in schools, and there are lots of initiatives and schemes aimed at encouraging this, which this series will help to reinforce. Bright, colourful, engaging design and photography give the books real child-appeal, and will engage and hold their interest. Perfect for readers aged 7 and up.
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  • Louis Pasteur

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BWKTZ
    Paperback
    This book tells the story of Louis Pasteur covering his early years and his family life and his superhero contributions to the world of science.
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  • Galileo

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BUOEV
    Paperback
    This book tells the story of Galileo, covering his early years and his family life and his superhero contributions to the world of science.
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  • Viking Sites

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BUMFB
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    Which Viking places or remains still exist in the UK today? And what do they tell us about how the Vikings lived? This book takes a tour around of some of these places, giving a fascinating glimpse of how Vikings built their houses and communities as well as why they are significant.
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  • Immigration Today

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BUIRC
    Hardback
    Covering the various reasons that people may want to move to the UK, this book takes an in-depth look at why and how people choose to become immigrants. From families fleeing war-torn countries, to workers looking for job opportunities, we cover the motivations, the challenges and the successes. This is a sympathetic and positive look at immigration today, helping children to understand the push and pull factors that bring people here. We consider the processes involved in immigration and asylum, how it can be hard to gain entry to the country and what happens when people try to get here illegally. And we'll also take a look at emigration and the factors that encourage UK residents to move abroad. Straightforward text, lively photographs and engaging case studies ensure readers will get a full, clear picture of migration.
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  • The Horror of World War I

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BSWVG
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    Explore the history of World War I, from causes and effects to what made this period of history so deadly.
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  • The Horror of World War II

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BSWVE
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    Explore the history of World War II, from causes and effects to what made this period of history so deadly.
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  • Louis Pasteur

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BRPLH
    Hardback
    This book tells the story of Louis Pasteur covering his early years and his family life and his superhero contributions to the world of science.
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  • Democracy in the United Kingdom

    Nancy Dickmann

    Product Code: BROGK
    Hardback
    How does democracy fit in with British values? How can I take part in democracy? What is the local council? What happens in the Houses of Parliament? Discover exactly how democracy in the UK works and how it relates to every one of us. Find out how the different groups of elected bodies work together and how voting is organised. Take an in-depth look at case studies from recent history, including the Brexit referendum, to see how it all works in context. Democracy really comes to life in this accessible but detailed book.
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