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This Collins World Wall Map is perfect for children learning the world map, as a decorative wall piece or for aspiring travellers. With a scale of 1:22 000 000 or 1cm to 220km, this up to date World Map shows individual countries, oceans, main roads, railways, cities and towns, as well as lines of latitude and longitude and even the International Date Line. It also includes a useful educational tool and the inclusion of all the national flags. In addition, this world map details key statistics for every country, including information on the area of each country in square miles and kilometres, population size, national currency, capital city and website address. This Collins World Map also has small circular maps, with close-up views of the north and south poles.A great educational tool for at home, in a classroom, in the office or on your bedroom wall.Product Information:• World Map• Wall Poster• Learning essential• Great for all ages• Size: 40” x 54”

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Welcome to the wonderful world of flags! Full of symbolism and history, a flag represents the identity and spirit of a country. Every flag has its own exciting story to tell! The Flags of the World Sticker Book features loads of intriguing facts and heaps of information about the world we live in. Product Information: ISBN: 9781488933783 Author: Hinkler Books Publisher: Hinkler Books Format: Paperback Pages: 48 Dimensions: 28 x 21.5 x 1cm

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A compendium of slimy and repulsive facts from the authors of Does it Fart? What is hyena butter, and would you want to put it on toast? A hagfish can produce how much slime in 60 seconds? Which animal produces a snotty sleeping bag? How does a bubble snail use mucus to get around? Which organism is the slime champion? Find out the answer to these and other slimy facts and more in Believe it or Snot. Slime, sludge, mucus, ooze, goo - it's all covered in here (but at least you're not covered in it). Product Information: • ISBN: 9781529403404     • Author: Nick Caruso, Dani Rabaiotti • Publisher: Quercus • Format: Paperback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 19.6 x 12.8 x 1.4 cm

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Put your flying skills to the test with these spectacular paper planes... With 200 tear-out sheets to choose from, make your aircraft into rocketing robots, squirming squid, supercharged engines, or alien invaders. The cover also folds out to reveal simple instructions for making each type of plane and flying tips are included at the back. Hours of interactive fun that the whole family will enjoy. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781409557067 • Author: Usborne Publishing Ltd • Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd • Format: Paperback • Pages: 400 • Dimensions: 22.6 x 17.3 x 2.6 cm

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Filled with useful definitions, First Children's Dictionary is an ideal first reference book for children eager to expand their vocabulary! With over 3,000 entries of updated, curriculum-linked content, First Children's Dictionary is an ideal starting place for young children wanting to describe the world around them. From using a dictionary to word histories that help develop an understanding of where words come from, this dictionary for kids is an essential first reference book. Perfect for homework, First Children's Dictionary is the ideal starting place for children aged 6 and up intrigued about where words come from. Product Information: ISBN: 9780241448205 Author: DK Publisher: DK Format: Paperback Pages: 256 Dimensions: 18.4 x 22.6 x 2.2cm

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Learn to draw unicorns and a whole host of cute animal characters in Lulu Mayo's unique and quirky style, using simple shapes and 5 easy-to-follow steps. From a cuddly panda and a jolly llama to a chilled-out sloth and a unique unicorn, there are 30 drawing exercises to complete. This book will show you how to draw quirky, cute animals in a wonderfully easy and inspiring way. Step-by-step, illustrator Lulu Mayo will explain how to draw various creatures by using simple shapes, such as circles, ovals, rectangles and triangles, and how to add adorable details. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781782439394 • Author: Lulu Mayo • Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books • Format: Paperback • Pages: 64 • Dimensions: 23 x 18 x 0.5cm

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Featuring over 2,000 common words, this is the ideal first French dictionary for kids just starting out on their language learning journey. Each French word is supported by a photo, encouraging visual learning, and a pronunciation, so that children aged 6 and up can get to grips with French. First French Dictionary is packed with subjects relevant to children, such as school, pets, and sports. Learn how to say la cuisine, les animaux, and la nourriture and understand their meanings with a handy vocabulary section and plenty of pictures. First French Dictionary is essential for parents and teachers who are keen to teach kids French as a second language! Product Information: ISBN: 9780241448212 Author: DK Publisher: DK Format: Paperback Pages: 108 Dimensions: 21.6 x 27.5 x 1.3cm

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The DK First Spanish Dictionary is a fantastic resource for children aged 7 years and over, that teaches 2000 first Spanish words. At the beginning of the book there are topic pages that include lots of useful words on a particular subject, presented through photographs of everyday objects, labelled with both their English and Spanish names, together with a guide to pronouncing the Spanish words. There are also English-Spanish A-Z and Spanish-English A-Z pages that work like a traditional bilingual dictionary, allowing children to quickly access a word and find its translation, as well as a section of useful Spanish phrases to learn. Product Information: ISBN: 9780241448229 Author: DK Publisher: DK Format: Paperback Pages: 128 Dimensions: 22.5 x 17.5 x 2cm

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Enter the magical world of LEGO Harry Potter! A spellbinding book featuring the very best LEGO Wizarding World sets and minifigures - plus an exclusive Tom Riddle minifigure for your collection. Meet Harry Potter, Lord Voldemort, and staff and students from Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! Explore Hagrid's Hut, Newt Scamander's case, Diagon Alley, and Privet Drive! Discover Magical creatures, Triwizard Tournament, Quidditch, and Wizarding New York. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780241409459 • Author: Elizabeth Dowsett • Publisher: DK • Format: Hardback • Pages: 96 • Dimensions: 28.1 x 23.5 x 2.5cm

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Discover everything there is to know all in one book with this First Children's Encyclopedia packed full of knowledge! Join amazing animals, explore different countries around the world and travel back in time to meet dinosaurs, knights and gladiators! Unlock the mysterious of outer space, science and how the human body works! Or enjoy bite-sized facts, quizzes and activities to make learning fun and encourage young readers to improve their skills! Supporting curriculum teaching for ages 5 and above. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780241206768• Author: DK• Publisher: DK• Format: Paperback • Pages: 312• Dimensions: 28 x 22 x 2.5cm

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The stunning visual encyclopedia of every Outfit, weapon and accessory from Fortnite's first ten seasons, brought to you exclusively by Epic Games and featuring the authentic Fortnite holographic seal. Don't know Hotwire from Hollowhead? Can't decide between a Pixel Pilot or a Planetary Probe? Want to see the all your favorite Fortnite designs in one place? This is the complete visual guide to the groundbreaking game, featuring every Outfit, glider, back bling, pet, harvesting tool, contrail, and emote from Seasons 1 to X, jam-packed into a single book. Arranged season by season and including rarity values, set information and fun facts throughout, this is essential reading for all Fortnite fans. Test your knowledge of seasons past and brush up on forgotten favorites in this full-color, fully illustrated book - the ONLY definitive directory of Fortnite! Product Information: ISBN: 9781472272430 Author: Epic Games Publisher: Wildfire Format: Paperback Pages: 352 Dimensions: 23.4 x 15.4 x 2.4cm

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From a magical mermicorn and a friendly narwhal to a puppy cupid and a panda cupcake, these cute creations are loads of fun to draw. The book demonstrates how to create quirky kawaii-style characters in an easy, step-by-step way that will also have readers coming up with their own cute characters in no time. Using simple shapes, illustrator Lulu Mayo explains how to draw each mythical, magical or just plain marvellous creature. Her 30 imaginative creations are sure to keep budding artists entertained and inspired to dream up their very own weird and wonderful characters. Product Information: ISBN: 9781789290684 Author: Michael O'Mara Publisher: Michael O'Mara Format: Paperback Pages: 64 Dimensions: 23 x 18 x 1cm

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Discover the best way to practise your Maths skills fantastic 10 Minutes test book! Understand addition, subtraction and much more! Take the brain-testing challenges and develop strong maths habits in order to help you pass your SATs. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781409365419 • Author: Carol Vorderman • Publisher: DK • Format: Paperback • Pages: 80 • Dimensions:29.8 x 21 x 1cm

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'I've created this book to help to help show that it's ok feel all emotions... Get a pen, pencil and colouring pens at the ready, and prepare to become great friends with your emotions. After all, they are great! In fact, they're AWESOME. They make life one big adventure as you try new things, learn, grow and discover who you are. Love, Fearne.' It is time to meet your moods in this fantastic activity journal, perfect for children by bestselling author and broadcaster Fearne Cotton! The more we understand our emotions, the better we can manage them! Say hello to all of your moods in this customisable activity book packed full of interactive exercises, practical tips and notes from Fearne herself that give children the tools to understand and articulate their emotions. This is the perfect toolkit for children looking to build confidence in communicating their feelings and learning how they make their mind and body feel, with lots of space to write, draw, learn, create and have fun along the way! Product Information: ISBN: 9780241466698 Author: Fearne Cotton Publisher: Penguin Format: Hardback Pages: 224 Dimensions: 20.4 x 13.2 x 2cm

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Calling all speed demons! Get your motor running with this exciting and educational visual encyclopedia for children. You'll enjoy the ride on more than 1,000 different types of transport. Gently take to the skies in a hot air balloon or race into space on a rocket. Experience life in the fast lane in a Formula 1 racing car or set sail for new horizons aboard a luxury cruise ship. The world is your oyster as you chart the entire history of transport, from traditional horse and carts to today's high-speed networks and supersonic vehicles. Incredible images accompanied by fact-packed text give you the full lowdown on everything that could possibly take you from A to B. Product Information: ISBN: 9781409348504 Author: DK Publisher: DK Format: Hardback Pages: 256 Dimensions: 27.8 x 15 x 1cm

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Let Carol Vorderman help your child succeed in English! English Made Easy is one of Carol Vorderman's series of workbooks packed with notes and tips to make learning about English easy and fun! Follow the exercises and activities with your child to strengthen their learning in school, then reward them with gold stars for their efforts. Each title contains a progress chart so your child can keep track of all the exercises they have completed and parents' notes explain what children need to know at each stage and what's being covered in the curriculum so you can support your child. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781409344636• Author: Carol Vorderman• Publisher: DK Children• Format: Paperback• Pages: 40• Dimensions: 29.6 x 21 x 0.7cm

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Let Carol Vorderman help your child succeed at spelling! Spelling Made Easy is one of Carol Vorderman's series of workbooks packed with notes and tips to make learning about spelling easy and fun! Follow the exercises and activities with your child to strengthen their learning in school, then reward them with gold stars for their efforts. Each title contains a progress chart so your child can keep track of all the exercises they have completed and parents' notes explain what children need to know at each stage and what's being covered in the curriculum so you can support your child. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781409349457• Author: Carol Vorderman• Publisher: DK Children• Format: Paperback• Pages: 40• Dimensions: 29.6 x 21 x 0.7cm

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Let Carol Vorderman help your child succeed in English! English Made Easy is one of Carol Vorderman's series of workbooks packed with notes and tips to make learning about English easy and fun! Follow the exercises and activities with your child to strengthen their learning in school, then reward them with gold stars for their efforts. Each title contains a progress chart so your child can keep track of all the exercises they have completed and parents' notes explain what children need to know at each stage and what's being covered in the curriculum so you can support your child. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781409344667• Author: Carol Vorderman• Publisher: DK Children• Format: Paperback• Pages: 40• Dimensions: 29.6 x 21 x 0.7cm

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Let Carol Vorderman help your child succeed in English! English Made Easy is one of Carol Vorderman's series of workbooks packed with notes and tips to make learning about English easy and fun! Follow the exercises and activities with your child to strengthen their learning in school, then reward them with gold stars for their efforts. Each title contains a progress chart so your child can keep track of all the exercises they have completed and parents' notes explain what children need to know at each stage and what's being covered in the curriculum so you can support your child. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781409344704• Author: Carol Vorderman• Publisher: DK Children• Format: Paperback• Pages: 40• Dimensions: 29.6 x 21 x 0.7cm

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From Dr Gareth Moore, the author of the bestselling Buster Brain Games series for Clever Kids, comes a new collection of puzzles to get kids training their brains from an early age. For children aged 7-9, the Bright Sparks series is aimed at sharpening the minds of the next generation of puzzle masters. Wordsearches for Bright Sparks contains more than 100 fun wordsearches for kids to complete. The wordsearches gradually get more difficult as the book progresses, letting the reader get to grips with the puzzle style and then build on their skill. The book has been illustrated by Jess Bradley, who has filled the pages with cute and funny kawaii-style creatures. Product Information: ISBN: 9781780556307 Author: Gareth Moore Publisher: Buster Books Format: Paperback Pages: 160 Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.1cm

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