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Disney Frozen Annual 2019
The Disney Frozen Annual 2019 is packed with funny stories and engaging activities featuring all your favourite characters including Elsa, Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven. It includes a story and activities based on the short movie Olaf’s Frozen Adventure, in which Olaf helps Anna and Elsa come up with their own holiday tradition. The annual includes colouring, mazes, character profiles, shadow-matching and much, much more! It makes the perfect Christmas stocking filler!
The Hello Atlas
Explore the lives of children all over the world and celebrate one of humanity’s greatest achievements: written and verbal language. With fully illustrated word charts, featuring children depicted in their home country and doing ordinary things, learn about more than 100 languages, from well-known and lesser known indigenous languages that introduce us to some of the world’s most remote communities. With foreword by ethnobotanist and explorer, Professor Wade Davis, this unique book comes with a free, downloadable app for iOS and Android that allows you to hear the phrases in the book, each recorded by a native speaker.
Big Picture Atlas (Atlases)
A stunning atlas with 15 beautifully illustrated maps for children to pore over. Young explorers can discover the countries, continents, oceans, mountains and ice caps of our amazing planet and learn where different animals and people live. There are fascinating facts about each country, plus flags and capital cities and an index of place names.
Terrors of the Deep (DK Reads )
New series from DK designed to help kids learn how to read and learn to love readingTerrors of the Deep is a ‘Confident’ reader, perfect for children who are proficient readers, developing the habit of reading widely for both pleasure and information. DK Reads proves that good reads build great readers.After years of planning, two marine biologists set off to explore the deepest ocean trench in the world. Join them in their action-packed adventure in an exciting chapter-based story children can read on their own. Full of facts about creatures and marine explorations and a fun ocean exploration quiz to reinforce learning.Terrors of the Deep is part of the new DK Reads series, a three-level reading scheme that helps children become confident readers, featuring engaging and illustrated topics. DK Reads is created in consultation with literacy experts and adheres to leveled reading scheme guidelines so the grammar, vocabulary, and content are spot on for each stage.
The Essential Book of Presidential Trivia
“I want everyone to know about the history of the United States and about important political events and issues and how they work.”-Noah McCullough, age ten, 2032 presidential hopeful Noah McCullough may just be this country’s youngest presidential historian ever-and in this delightful volume he gives us hours of entertainment with an illustrated tour of America’s forty-three presidents, from George Washington to George W. Bush. The political whiz kid famed for his appearances on “The Tonight Show” offers up brief bios and fun facts about our nation’s leaders, as well as trivia questions such as – Which president could write Greek with one hand and Latin with the other at the same time?- What do the first president born in Connecticut and the last president born in Massachusetts have in common?- Which president was a Pulitzer Prize winner? Confident about your prez-smarts? Take Noah’s Ultimate Presidential Trivia Quiz and see where you stand. Forget your p’s and q’s; know your stars and stripes. If you love your country, you will love The Essential Book of Presidential Trivia.
The Shadowhunter’s Codex
A guide to the world of the Shadowhunters from the international bestselling series The Mortal Instruments and The Infernal Devices.The essential guide for all young shadowhunters. Since the thirteenth century, the Shadowhunters’ Codex has been the one and only manual for Shadowhunters looking to brush up on their demon languages, learn proper stele use and discover just what exactly a pyxis is. This is Clary’s copy, and as an artist herself, she’s sketched pictures of her friends and family throughout the book, and scrawled helpful advice in the margins. Of course, she couldn’t exactly stop Jace or Simon from adding their thoughts either. Read all the sensational books in The Shadowhunter Chronicles: The Mortal Instruments, The Infernal Devices, Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy, The Bane Chronicles and The Shadowhunter’s Codex.
Quidditch Through The Ages
The most checked-out book in the Hogwarts Library, and a volume no Quidditch player or Harry Potter fan should be without!If you have ever asked yourself where the Golden Snitch came from, how the Bludgers came into existence, or why the Wigtown Wanderers have pictures of meat cleavers on their robes, you need QUIDDITCH THROUGH THE AGES. This invaluable volume is consulted by young Quidditch fans on an almost daily basis.Proceeds from the sale of this book will go to Comic Relief, who will use your money to continue improving and changing lives — work that is even more important and astonishing than the three-and-a-half-second capture of the Golden Snitch by Roderick Plumpton in 1921.– Albus Dumbledore
Gold Stars Preschool Starting Maths (Gold Stars Preschool Workbooks)
Brand-new pre-school design with fully-updated educational content. Written by experts to ensure each workbook follows the latest curriculum and school teaching. Develops early numeracy and literacy skills. With helpful guidance for parents to make home learning easy and fun! Includes over 50 gold star reward stickers!
The Art of Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-rabbit
Chronicles the story behind the making of “Wallace & Gromit, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit” with behind-the-scenes information as well as concept art, storyboards, character models, set designs, and interviews with the filmmakers.
A.T.O.M Handbook (Action Man)
If you are a young boy then there is nothing better than these handbooks for keeping you up to date with all the latest facts and figures, cool moves, even cooler vehicles and wicked characters from some of the most slammin’ boys brands out there. Whether you are a fan of the hottest wheels on earth or you like an action packed ride with the Alpha Teens, delve into the fact files, figure out the puzzles, fold-out the poster and design your own logo, and then slap down over 20 stickers.
What is Manga? What is anime? What’s it got to do with Pokemon, Samurai and the Ninja? Here are the answers. Get the facts.Then read a great Manga sotry about a new super hero — Boffin Boy — who must defeat an evil robot from ancient Japan, “Mogon the Mighty”.Finally use the Word Check to make sure you sound like an expert!
The Spider-Man Handbook: The Ultimate Training Manual
With great power comes great responsibility so if you want to be like Spider-Man, you’d better read the instructions first. The Spider-Man Handbook describes everything you need to live the Super Hero life. You’ll discover: How to Crawl up a Wall How to Design and Build a Costume How to Swing from Building to Building How to Stop a Getaway Car How to Negotiate the Release of a Hostage How to Take On a Gang of Henchmen Plus a few skills that would benefit all the Peter Parkers of the world (such as How to Deal with a Nightmare Boss, How to Live on a Meager Income, and so on). Complete with colorful step-by-step illustrations by a top Marvel artist, The Spider-Man Handbook is essential reading for all your web-slinging needs!