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This is a great fun flap book packed with interesting information about space, and the amazing things that float through it - stars, moons, comets, and the planets of our solar system. Each double-page spread has a stunning colour illustration, and several flaps to lift to find out more about what's going on in the scene - such as what goes inside the International Space Station, how astronauts visited the Moon and what they did there, as well as the history of astronomy, from Galileo to the Hubble Space Telescope Product Information: • ISBN: 9781409523383 • Author: Rob Lloyd Jones, Benedetta Giaufret • Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd • Format: Hardback • Pages: 14 • Dimensions: 22.2 x 19.8 x 1.5 cm

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Launch off on a epic journey through the solar system with the well-known space scientist Dr Maggie! Visit all of the planets, moons, asteroids and satellites and travel to places of space that no human has ever been before! Find out how we could end up living on Mars or delve into the mysterious and exciting hunt for the super-Earth. Make a snowman with Mercury or trek up the largest volcano in the Solar System and much, MUCH more! Grab your space goggles, hold onto your helmets, because your in for the cosmic trip of a lifetime.Product Information: ISBN: 9781780555751 Author: Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock Publisher: Buster Books Format: Hardback Pages: 120 Dimensions: 25.5 x 20 x 2cm

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Do you know how hurricanes form? Or why the seasons change? Step inside the inner workings of Planet Earth to find out everything you need to know! Taking you on an access-all-areas tour of the planet, dig deep underground or float among the clouds in this fantastic book of knowledge! Product Information: ISBN: 9780711255173 Author: John Farndon, Tim Hutchinson Publisher: Quarto Publishing Format: Paperback Pages: 80 Dimensions: 29 x 22 x 1cm

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Science with the squishy bits left in! What happened when a nurse drank diarrhoea? Why does deadly cholera make your skin turn blue? Which scientist used eyeballs as food for bacteria? Get the awful answers in Deadly Diseases! Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9780439944465 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 176 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.1 cm

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Discover the science behind wild and wonderful weather in this fact-packed book! Ever wondered what causes thunderstorms, how snowflakes form, or why our climate is changing? Get all the answers to these questions and more in this fantastic book about the weather! From heatwaves and big freezes to tornadoes and fog, this science book even gives your budding meteorologist a glimpse into all the action that happens in the sky. Learn about all kinds of weather and marvel at how powerful it can be. At a time when extreme weather is becoming more and more common, this eco-focused book is perfect for getting your little one clued up about the environment. Throughout the pages of this colourful and energetic book, your child will discover fun facts about global warming, the seasons and even record-breaking weather phenomena! Become a weather expert in no time! This educational book tells a riveting story about how big, amazing and wonderful our weather really is – but it’s told from the child’s perspective. The book itself has also been produced as sustainably as possible, made with responsibly sourced materials and soy inks. It’s the perfect gift for environmentally conscious kids. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780241540237 • Author: Fraser & Judith Ralston • Publisher: DK Children • Format: Hardback • Pages: 72 • Dimensions: 28.3 x 22.4 x 1.3 x cm

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It’s science with the squishy bits left in! Are you ready for a deadly dose of excitement? Painful Poison will petrify you! It’s bubbling with killer substances that are strictly NOT for the nervous – and will have all kinds of evil effects on you. Vicious, venomous beasties. Scary snakes. Cruel chemicals. Gruesome gases. You’ll need guts to take it in! With a fantastic new cover look and extra horrible bits at the back of the book, this best-selling title is sure to be a huge hit with a new generation of Horrible Science readers. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407109572 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 1 cm

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This work features science with the squishy bits left in! How do plants suck out the insides of dead insects? Why do stinging nettles like skeletons? Which fungi can make your toes drop off? Get the awful answers in "Vicious Veg"! Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407106151 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 176 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 1.2 cm

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It’s science with the squishy bits left in! The Fearsome Fight for Flight will send you sky-high! Are you in a flap to discover who put a parachute on a puppy? Why scientists fire dead birds from cannon? What happened to the world's first flying sheep? If you think you can stomach the sick side of science, then read on as we go plane crazy. Laugh at some seriously silly flying stunts, find out which scientist was blown up in a balloon, and learn how to build a world-beating plane. With fantastic fact files, quirky quizzes and crazy cartoons The Fearsome Fight for Flight is a real high-flier! Science has never been so horrible! Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407110271 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 1.2 cm

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Science with the squishy bits left in! What stops your eyeballs from falling out? Why can dead bodies make ghostly glowing lights? How can a laser beam sizzle human flesh? Get the awful answers in Frightening Light! Some of it’s light-hearted fun – and some of it will scare the living daylights out of you! Lighten up lessons and get kids shining in their tests with a Horrible Science book guaranteed to switch on brains. Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407106113 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 176 • Dimensions: 20.1 x 13.6 x 1.2 cm

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It’s science with all the gory details left in! Why do space loos spray out frozen pee? Which chilling chemical can preserve pets? With a fantastic new cover look and extra horrible bits at the back of the book, this best-selling title is sure to be a huge hit with a new generation of Horrible Science readers. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407109602 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 19.9 x 13 x 1.1 cm

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