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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.

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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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Bulging Brains is full of the most squishing, gooey and stinky facts about the human brain! It looks like a huge grey bogey or something you'd step in by mistake - but your incredible brain holds all your knowledge, dreams and feelings. Reissued with 16 pages of extra material, including an index, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9780439944472 • 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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Science with the squishy bits left in! What disease makes your eyes bleed? Why can't astronauts eat beans before a space flight? Which part of your brain makes you throw up? Get the awful answers in Disgusting Digestion! It’s stinky. It’s smelly. It’s gooey and disgusting. We’ll be dishing the dirt on your digestive system and all the other bits that are much too rude to mention here. So hold your breath and get ready to discover it all. Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9780439944458 • 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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It's science with the squishy bits left in! What do slugs do with their slime? Why do flies throw up on your tea? How do insects drink your blood? Get the awful answers in Ugly Bugs. Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9780439944526 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 144 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 1 cm

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What's the universe made of? Where did everything come from? Lift the flaps in this fascinating book to reveal some of the amazing discoveries that astronomers and physicists have made in their quest to unlock the mysteries of the Universe. Product information: ISBN: 9781409563969 Author: Alex Frith Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd Format: Hardback Pages: 16

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It's science with the squishy bits left in! Where does your food go? What happens when a boil bursts? Which animals live in your eyelashes? Get the awful answers in Blood, Bones and Body Bits! Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9780439944496 • 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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It’s science with the squishy bits left in! Go time-travelling with this icky book and discover all the terrible time facts you’ve been waiting ages to find out. What happens if you go too close to a black hole? How do flies tell the time? Why do the years zoom past faster as you get older? Find out who was killed for changing the calendar. Make your own crazy clock and meet the tortured time geniuses who went mad working it out! 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: 9781407109589 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 0.8 cm

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Science with the squishy bits left in! Why aren't glass eyes really made of glass? What would make the worst stink bomb ever? How do you make your own toothpaste? Get the awful answers in Chemical Chaos! Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9780439944502 • 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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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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Science with the squishy bits left in! Why are human beings the masters of Planet Earth? Evolve and Die can tell you why! In this book, you’ll meet some revolting relatives you never knew you had – the slimy life forms that crawled out of the primordial sludge of the Earth’s ancient seas. We can trace all living things on earth back to those squishy creatures. But why are we still here when other creatures have vanished forever? It’s because we learned to evolve or die! Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407105352 • Author: Phil Gates, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 144 • Dimensions: 19.9 x 12.9 x 1 cm

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Most science books are shockingly boring. Not this one! It’s simply sizzling with zippy, zappy facts to electrify you! Have you heard about the scientist who gave electric shocks to his eyeballs? Do you know that lightning can strike you with heat five times hotter than the sun? Would you swim with a scary electric eel and get the shock of your life? Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407105369 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 176 • Dimensions: 19.7 x 13 x 1.2 cm

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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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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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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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Science with the squishy bits left in! How do your ears stop you from falling off your bike? What makes your fillings explode? How might gravity make you lose your head? Get the awful answers in Fatal Forces! Filled with hilarious illustrations, gruesome facts and 16 pages of extra material, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9780439944489 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 176 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 1.1 cm

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Science with the squishy bits left in! What makes your guts a brilliant home for bacteria? Which creature lays its eggs between your toes? Why is your toothbrush covered in germs? Get the awful answers in Microscopic Monsters! When the first daring discoverers looked through a microscope, they discovered a world of life-forms unknown to science – the terribly teeny microscopic world. Look through your microscope if you dare! Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407106137 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 160 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 1 cm

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Science with the squishy bits left in! How can a single sound shatter glass? Why are farts so noisy? Which sound waves make your guts wobble? Get the awful answers in Sounds Dreadful! Filled with hilarious illustrations and gruesome facts, this is the perfect book for youngsters who love science! Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407106106 • Author: Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles • Publisher: Scholastic • Format: Paperback • Pages: 176 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 1 cm

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Helps readers explore the furthest reaches of our universe, learning how it began and our place among the stars. This book includes double page spreads of the Big Bang, how the first suns and planets were formed and our very own solar system. Product information: ISBN: 9780746087596 Author: Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd Format: Hardback Pages: 12

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A fun and informative book packed with 100 fascinating things to know about space, from how to escape a black hole to why astronauts learn wilderness survival skills. With bright, infographic-style illustrations, detailed facts on every page, a glossary and index, and internet links to specially selected websites for more information. Product information: ISBN: 9781409593928 Author: Various Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd Format: Hardback Pages: 128

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