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Books by Rosie Dickins

  • AAHHL 4 years +
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    Cinderella and the Sleeping Beauty are joined by The Dragon Painter and The Emperor and the Nightingale in this lovely collection of fairy tales. With gorgeous illustrations and simple retellings, the Usborne Illustrated Fairy Tales collection is a must-have addition for your young one's bookshelf. Perfect for bedtime stories!

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    The classic story by L. Frank Baum, retold for children growing in their reading confidence and ability, sumptuously illustrated by Mauro Evangelista. When Dorothy is whizzed to Oz in a tornado, she lands in a place where nothing is quite as it seems. Can she find the Wizard, defeat the Wicked Witch of the West, and be granted her wish to return to Kansas? Usborne Young Reading has been developed with reading experts from Roehampton University.
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    Inspired by the myths and legends that surround this legendary creature, this book includes tales of three unusual unicorns; one befriends a kitchen maid, another manages to outwit a greedy hunter - whilst the third unicorn simply loves strawberries! Part of Young Reading Series 1 for children just starting to read alone.
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    This is a new edition of this popular guide to England's capital city. It contains a brief history of London from Roman times to today, as well as a guide to its people, places and tourist attractions such as the Natural History Museum, Buckingham Palace, Regent's Park and London Zoo. It is packed with fascinating facts and trivia. It is an ideal guide for use by visitors both young and old or as a resource for projects.
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    William dreams of acting and writing plays. This ambition takes him from the quiet country town of Stratford to the great playhouses of London, where his talent takes the city by storm...The life of Britain's most famous playwright told for children ready to tackle longer and more complex books.
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    The classic horror story by Mary Shelley retold for children ready to tackle longer and more complex stories. Victor Frankenstein dreams of creating life. As lightning flashes across the sky, his creature stirs. Will it be the perfect being he imagines, or a monster?Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
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    Prospero and his daughter Miranda are stranded on a lonely desert island. Then a magical storm washes a royal ship ashore - and Prospero finally has the chance to right old wrongs. Shakespeare's classic romantic comedy retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability as part of the Usborne Young Reading Programme.
  • APOMA 6 years +
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    This is an exciting and informative book containing over 100 full-colour stickers, which children can match to the photographs of the famous landmarks of London. The book doubles as a spotters' guides, with accurate, simple descriptions and fascinating facts that allow children to seek out and identify the wonderful things to be seen around the city of London. Space is allocated to each photograph so that details of when and where each sight was spotted can be inserted. The small size allows the book to fit neatly into a pocket so children can spot on the go.
  • AKXDJ 9 years +
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    Offers an informative and in-depth look at the great themes, techniques, movements and artists from ancient and medieval art up to the present day. It features full-colour photographs, illustrations and clear, concise text.
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    This hands-on activity book provides children with a fascinating introduction to influential artists including Turner, Monet and Delauney.

    This book features full-colour reproductions of the artists' most famous works and encourages children to spot and think about each one.

    The methods and ideas featured in this book are accompanied by art activities that will help budding art enthusiasts understand the artists' methods and ideas.
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    Learning times tables is essential and needs endless practice, but children will love the interactive approach of this book, which has lots of flaps to lift to find out the answers to a range of multiplication questions. An innovative approach to what can be a dry and tricky subject, this book is perfect for parents and children to share on the road to learn times tables.
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    The enchanting tale of a magical pot and what happens when it is stolen specially retold for younger children, with humorous illustrations by Mike and Carl Gordon.
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    An interactive introduction to information and communication technology, which explains what goes on inside computers and what makes them do what they do. With lots of flaps to lift and look beneath, fact-hungry children will devour the fascinating data contained in this bright and engaging non-fiction book.
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    Calling all space cadets! Usborne's See Inside Space Stations and Other Spacecraft assigns a mission to see inside these extraordinary space stations and spacecrafts - from the beginning of the space race to the latest missions to Mars and beyond. It has over 70 flaps to lift.
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    This vividly illustrated picture book tells the story of the ballet Coppelia, in which an inventor creates a dancing doll so lifelike that a local village boy, Franz, falls in love with her. Press the buttons on the sound panel down to hear the beautiful music from the ballet by Leo Delibes.
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    William Shakespeare's tragic play about The Moor of Venice, fully illustrated and retold for younger readers. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme, this book is written for fully confident readers who still need to gain the stamina needed for standard length books. Perfect for children who can read fluidly but are still gaining confidence.
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    This fun, friendly guide explains how computers work and what coding does - then shows you how to code your own stories and games on a tablet. The coding uses ScratchJr, a computer language designed especially for beginners, which is available to download for free.
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    Retold as a story for children growing in reading confidence, The Story of Rome covers the rise and fall of the Roman Empire.

    It will take young readers from the myth of Romulus and Remus to the foundations of the vast empire, the emperors who ruled it and its eventual collapse.
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    Ideal for young art enthusiasts, the Usborne Art Colouring Book allows readers to learn about some of the famous paintings to be found in the National Gallery. Produced in association with the gallery, this fabulous colouring book has details from 15 famous paintings to colour in and there are also two pages of colourful stickers to engage youngsters.

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    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read.Based on a traditional Indian tale, the story follows Manu, who one day rescues a tiny talking fish from a stream and gets far more than he bargained for.The luxurious hardback editions foster pride in book ownership and enthusiasm for reading. 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.
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    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, based on a Korean folktale, aimed at children who are beginning to read. The King has a magic millstone, which can make anything he asks for. He keeps the millstone well hidden, but a clever thief tricks a guard into telling him where to find it. The book is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University. It offers a great value quality hardback with ribbon marker guaranteed to foster pride in book ownership.
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    This lavish picture book introduces 32 of the world's best-known, best-loved works of art - including masterpieces by Leonardo da Vinci, Claude Monet and Georgia O'Keeffe. Engaging, jargon-free writing, lively anecdotes and cartoons bring key moments from art history vividly to life.
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    Shakespeare's classic comedy retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability. When Viola is left shipwrecked on the coast of Illyria, she must disguise herself as a boy for protection. But when she becomes a page for Duke Orsino, things start to get a little complicated. This title 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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    'The Dragon Painter' is written especially for children who are learning to read. With delightful illustrations, this book combines a great story with simple text to excite and inspire any beginner reader.