An exciting reference book for young children that's packed with interesting facts. Using dramatic photography, simple text and annotated diagrams, this book will fascinate and engage children as they discover the greatest hunters of the sea.
This inspiring series on great scientists has been specially planned for children. Young readers will find out why science is fascinating and how it has made the world a far better place to live in. This title is about Guglielmo Marconi, the man who invented wireless telegraphy.
It’s never too early to adopt a green lifestyle! Loaded with practical, kid-friendly ideas are that are easy to implement, don’t cost a thing and are perfect for the entire family, this is the perfect introduction to the many ways your child can make a difference for the environment.
Tells the story of the Samurai and how they shaped Japan’s history and culture with their training methods, battles and belief in death before dishonour. Knowledge. Hardback. Age 8-10.
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. Children's Non-Fiction. Hardback. Ae 8-10.
A brilliant introduction to the history of The Olympics, from the traditional games of Ancient Greece, to their revival by Pierre de Coubertin and the pomp and ceremony of the modern Games. Find out how the biggest sports events in the world was born and discover the amazing heroes who made Olympics history. Specially written for children growing in...
A sensitive and moving account of the Holocaust, based on survivors' stories and historical fact. Illustrated with archive photographs, maps and documents. Knowledge. History. Hardback. Age 10.
Hercules was the world's first superhero. But even superheroes have a hard time when faced with twelve impossible tasks. This classic Greek myth has been re-told for children growing in reading confidence and ability. Featuring easy reading text complete with colourful illustrations. Hardback. Greek Mythology. Age 6-7.
FACTS AND MORE is a comprehensive guide to the world around us. This book series contains a essential information, facts & more about the universe. The elegant layout presents information and data in an eay format complete with illustrations and lively images.
Why does it get dark at night? Where does light come from? What is sound? Packed with fascinating facts, this title encourages early learners to discover the answers to all these questions and many more.
The remarkable story of Florence Nightingale, from her privileged childhood to the horrors of her work in the Crimea and as a hospital reformer. She was born into a wealthy family but longed to be a nurse and in 1830 that was the last thing a rich girl could do. But Florence was no ordinary girl. Complete with east text and colourful bright illustrations....
Vivid account of the extraordinary life of the explorer, Christopher Columbus. Lively narrative text, colourful illustrations and photographs bring the subject to life. Includes essential facts and insightful details to help the reader understand the famous person and their times. Non Fiction. History. Hardback. Age 7-8.