General Children's Reference Books

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This box set has all the foul favourites from the Horrible Histories series presented in a blood-curdling box with flip-top lid. Contains twenty books bound to have you wanting to read more. Box includes the Rotten Romans, Terrible Tudors and Awesome Egyptians and many, many more ghastly history fun. This is the perfect book box for all gruesome horrible history fans, and allows for books to be stored safely and tidily. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781407178097• Author: Scholastic Press• Publisher: Scholastic Press• Format: Paperback - Box Set • Dimensions: 20.5 x 13.5 x 20cm

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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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Give yourself a glitter body art makeover and get ready to shine with this beautiful fashion set. A gorgeous gift set for young girls to enjoy at parties - suitable for those over the age of 7 years. Product Information:• Glitter Body Art Set• Children's Gift• 24-page Makeover manual book• Body glitters x 2• Body glue• Gold and silver temporary tattoos• Art stencils• Make up brush• Measures: 18 x 14 x 0.2cm

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Peppa is learning first letter shapes... Would you like to practise them, too? Copy the letters with the special pen, then wipe them off and try again! This brilliant book introduces lower-case letters in alphabetical order and helps children learn to correctly form each one. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780723292081• Author: Penguin Books• Publisher: Penguin Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 16• Dimensions: 30 x 21 x 0.2cm

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Mindfulness is a big word for a simple idea - it is paying attention, with care, to one moment at a time. The perfect introduction to mindfulness, this book teaches children how to be mindful by focusing their thoughts and noticing the world around them using fun activities. Packed with a variety of crafts and exercises, kids can learn practical mindfulness in minutes. Help to settle your emotions by making a glitter jar, take time to appreciate food using mindful eating, and find out how to take a rainbow breath. With six chapters, including Focus and Calm, kids can pick activities to suit their needs. The breathing exercises can be done almost anywhere, and crafts such as bubbles of kindness use household items to create exciting tools for mindfulness. Parent's notes give advice on how to encourage children to get the most from the mindful activities and when they might be useful, and reference pages explain why sleep is important and how our bodies affect our emotions. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780241342299• Author: Wynne Kinder• Publisher: DK• Format: Hardback• Pages: 72• Dimensions: 22.3 x 1.1 x 28.2 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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Do you think magic is just an illusion? Well, think again... Explore the world of Science and discover the real magic at your fingertips! Learn the art of levitation, bend water with a balloon and make glass disappear! Full of fascinating facts, this book is a must-have for scientists and magicians alike. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780241437827• Author: Steve Mould• Publisher: DK• Format: Paperback• Pages: 96• Dimensions: 27.5 x 21.5 x 0.7cm

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From the creators of the bestselling Brain Games for Clever Kids, this book contains mental maths conundrums to solve. Clever Kids can test their mental maths by working out simple fractions, times tables, number pyramids and much more. All the answers can be found at the back of the book. Product Information: ISBN: 9781780556208 Author: Dr Gareth Moore Publisher: Buster Books Format: Paperback Pages: 192 Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.2cm

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A new title in the hugely successful Clever Kids series, this book is brimming with games to test children's knowledge of STEM subjects — science, technology, engineering and mathematics — in an interdisciplinary and applied approach. Can you use the arrows to code the computer? Or work out which plane flies fastest? Or match the animals to their habitats? From chemistry conundrums and mathematical mazes to technology teasers and engineering enigmas, there are plenty of puzzles to keep your brain in shape away from the lab. Product Information: ISBN: 9781780556635 Author: Dr Gareth Moore Publisher: Buster Books Format: Paperback Pages: 160 Dimensions: 19.7 x 12.7 x 1.1cm

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A fantastic follow-up to Brain Games for Clever Kids in our Clever Kids puzzle book series, this book is brimming with travel-themed logic puzzles designed to keeps kids entertained on even the longest of journeys. Designed to really get the grey matter working, from lost luggage logic puzzles to extreme eye spy games, there's plenty of exciting conundrums to crack while on the move. Product Information: ISBN: 9781780555638 Author: Dr Gareth Moore Publisher: Michael O'Mara Format: Paperback Pages: 160 Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.3cm

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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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A new title in the hugely successful Clever Kids series, this book is packed with logic puzzles that are guaranteed to put your powers of deduction to the test. From mind-boggling sudoku and stupefying simple-loop games to bridge-building challenges and cryptic conundrums, there are plenty of exciting puzzles to keep your brain busy. Created by bestselling puzzle book author Gareth Moore, author of the chart-topping success Brain Games for Clever Kids. Product Information: ISBN: 9781780556628 Author: Dr Gareth Moore Publisher: Buster Books Format: Paperback Pages: 160 Dimensions: 19.7 x 12.7 x 1.1cm

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The Schofield { Sims SATs Practice Papers provide up-to-date practice material for pupils preparing to sit the maths and English national tests in 2020 and beyond. Closely matched to the National Curriculum test frameworks, the papers mirror both the appearance and content of the real tests and offer realistic practice of test-style questions. KS2 SATs Maths and English Practice Papers features separate timed papers for each component of the Key Stage 2 SATs, allowing your child to become accustomed to the test format before they sit the exams. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780721716510• Author: Sarah-Anne Fernandes• Publisher: Schofield { Sims• Format: Paperback• Pages: 145• Dimensions: 30 x 21.5 x 2.2cm

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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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Enter the action-packed world of Fortnite: Battle Royale in this gaming phenomenon! Whether you don't have a clue or you are an experienced player, the 100% Unofficial Fortnite Essential Guide is here to teach you everything you need to know. From gameplay basics and must-know building techniques to advanced tips and tricks! Product Information:• ISBN: 9780603576522• Author: Dean• Publisher: Dean• Format: Hardback• Pages: 64• Dimensions: 22 x 15.5 x 1.5cm

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Young learners excel in short bursts, so 10 Minutes a Day Vocabulary from Carol Vorderman is the perfect introduction to vocabulary for younger children. Games and tests take a short amount of time so you get maximum fun for maximum effect. There are 10 minute activities on synonyms, word meanings and verb endings. Plus the "parents' notes" section gives the answers, explains common pitfalls and gives guidance on how to avoid them. 10 Minutes a day workbooks are the perfect at home reinforcement for subjects learned in school. Enjoy 10 Minutes a Day Vocabulary with Carol Vorderman show your child how much fun vocabulary can be. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780241183854 • Author: Carol Vorderman • Publisher: DK Children • Format: Paperback • Pages: 80 • Dimensions: 209 x 296 mm

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Be amazed by the cool world of science! Want to see an egg bounce? How about grossing out your friends with home-made boogers? Why not grow your very own stalactite or make an underwater volcano? Have you ever wanted to create invisible ink? 101 Cool Science Experiments will show you how! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781743520680• Author: Glen Singleton• Publisher: Hinkler• Format: Paperback• Pages: 207• Dimensions: 23.5 x 15.5 x 1.5cm

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Enjoy learning a language with your eager little youngsters with lots of action-packed illustrations to all of the essential words in Welsh! From breakfast times together to visiting the zoo or the art gallery, learn about colours and shapes as these fun characters bring new words to life on your pages! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849671880• Author: Sam Hutchinson and Elin Meek• Publisher: Rily Publications• Format: Paperback• Pages: 64• Dimensions: 28 x 21.5 x 0.8cm

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Have fun learning the ABC with this fantastic learning pad, supporting the National Curriculum! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781913072841• Author: Centum Books• Publisher: Centum Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 48• Dimensions: 32 x 21 x 0.8cm

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