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  • PHYSICS FOR BEGINNERS
    STOBBART, DARRAN
    Part of the best-selling '...for Beginners' series that brings to life the wide world of physics. Rather than explaining details about how to do physics, this book focusses on explaining what different branches of physics are about, how we know about them, and what mysteries remain for budding physicists to uncover. It doesn't shy away from the hard stuff, tackling black holes,...
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    15,49 €

  • WHAT WAS THE HARLEM RENAISSANCE?
    In this book from the #1 New York Times bestselling series, learn how this vibrant Black neighborhood in upper Manhattan became home to the leading Black writers, artists, and musicians of the 1920s and 1930s. Travel back in time to the 1920s and 1930s to the sounds of jazz in nightclubs and the 24-hours-a-day bustle of the famous Black neighborhood of Harlem in uptown Manhatta...
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    6,25 €

  • KAY'S MARVELLOUS MEDICINE
    KAY, ADAM
    The brand-new, hilarious book from bestselling, record-breaking author Adam Kay.The olden days were pretty fun if you liked wearing chainmail or chopping people's heads off but there was one TINY LITTLE problem back then . . .doctors didn't have the slightest clue about how our bodies worked.It's time to find out why Ancient Egyptians thought the brain was just a useless load o...
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    16,00 €

  • A WORLD OF WORDS
    Welcome to A World of Words!This contemporary illustrated treasury of everyday first words contains over 250 words for your toddlers to discover. They will enjoy exploring the brightly-coloured themed pages and busy scenes within A World of Words. Clear labels and simple questions on every page will not only encourage a child's curiosity but also support further learning and la...
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    15,48 €

  • WHAT WAS THE AGE OF EXPLORATION?
    DALY,CATHERINE
    Before the fifteenth century, European sailors were unsure what waited for them beyond their well-known travel routes around the Mediterranean Sea, so they kept within sight of land. But all of that changed after Prince Henry the Navigator of Portugal started sending ships down the coast in the hope of finding a sea route to India and Africa. This was the beginning of a giant l...
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    6,85 €

  • CLIMATE CRISIS FOR BEGINNERS
    ANDY PRENTICE
    The climate crisis is real. It is already changing the world around us. This book uses simple language and vivid illustrations to explain complex questions clearly.How does the climate work? What are we doing to change it? What can we do differently to avoid the worst outcomes? Why do we all find change so hard? The climate crisis is a troubling and sensitive topic, especially ...
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    15,48 €

  • WHO WAS KOBE BRYANT?
    LABRECQUE,ELLEN
    Kobe Bryant was just an eighteen-year-old high-school basketball player when he decided to enter the National Basketball Association's draft. Though he was the thirteenth overall pick by the Charlotte Hornets, he would never play a single game for them. Instead, Kobe was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers, where he would spend his entire twenty-season career, winning five champio...
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    6,05 €

  • ECONOMICS FOR BEGINNERS
    ANDREW PRENTICE
    Nobody has everything they need, all the time - so how can we make do with what we have? Economics is all about understanding the choices we make to solve this problem. With bright infographics, this informative book describes why markets are so important, how businesses work out what to sell, and how governments choose how to run a country. Includes Usborne Quicklinks to speci...
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    15,48 €

  • WHAT ARE THE PARALYMPIC GAMES?
    HERMAN, GAIL
    It's time to cheer for the inspiring athletes of the Paralympic Games! As the Opening Ceremony for the 1948 Summer Olympic Games commenced in London, a similar sporting competition was taking place a few miles away. But the men at Stoke Mandeville weren't your typical athletes. They were paralyzed World War II veterans.The games at Stoke Mandeville were so successful that they ...
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    7,73 €

  • WHAT IS THE STORY OF BATMAN?
    BURGAN, MICHAEL
    Who HQ brings you the stories behind the most beloved characters of our time. His aliases include the Caped Crusader, the Dark Knight, and World's Greatest Detective, but he's best known as Batman, and he's leaping from the night sky onto the page in this fun biography. Bruce Wayne, a wealthy American philanthropist and business owner, and Batman, his crime-fighting alter ego, ...
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    9,28 €

  • WHO WAS RICHARD NIXON?
    STINE,MEGAN
    On August 8, 1974, millions sat stunned as they watched Richard Nixon on TV when he announced he was stepping down as the President of the United States. He'd participated in a scandal that included secret tape recordings, a burglary, and a cover-up, and now his secrets and lies were catching up to him. How could Nixon, a man who had been reelected in a landslide victory just t...
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    7,73 €

  • WHERE IS THE VATICAN?
    STINE, MEGAN
    It's time to elect a new pope. Hundreds of thousands of people gather in front of St. Peter's Basilica to learn who will be the next leader of the Catholic Church.A white puff of smoke from a chimney signals the cardinals - the "princes" of the church - have elected one of their own who will continue to be the leader of the faith that has been around for more than two thousand ...
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    6,60 €

  • WHO IS R. L. STINE?
    M.D. PAYNE
    R. L. Stine began writing stories at the age of nine, after finding a typewriter in his family's attic.(Was it a haunted typewriter? Who can be sure?) Often referred to as the "Stephen King of children's literature," R.L. has created some of the scariest books to have ever been passed around a campfire, leaving readers wide awake at night. With over 400 million copies of his ho...
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    7,73 €

  • MONEY FOR BEGINNERS
    EDDIE REYNOLDS AND MATTHEW OLDHAM
    An informative introduction to the world of money, covering everything from bank accounts, earning and borrowing to government spending, taxes and inflation. With bright, infographic pictures, a detailed glossary and links to specially selected websites where you can visit a virtual bank, see money from around the world and more.Children's (6-12) nterest age 10 ...
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    15,48 €

  • WHERE IS THE KREMLIN?
    HOPKINSON, DEBORAH
    Get the inside story on the famous fortress in the heart of Moscow that has withstood fires, invaders, and revolutions for almost seven hundred years. Lined by nineteen beautiful towers, the high walls of the Kremlin enclose colorful domed cathedrals, treasure-filled museums, and the Russian capitol. But this Moscow fortress has had its share of dark days.Follow along with auth...
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    6,25 €

  • WHAT IS NASA?
    FABINY, SARAH
    Find out all about NASA in this out-of-this-world addition to the What Was? series. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, better known as NASA, began in 1958. With its creation, the United States hoped to ensure it won the space race against the Soviet Union.Author Sarah Fabiny describes the origins of NASA, the launching of the Apollo program that landed the first...
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    9,28 €

  • WHERE IS BROADWAY?
    YACKA, DOUGLAS
    Take your seats, because Where Is Broadway? is ready to take center stage!In a lively and engaging style, authors Douglas Yacka and Francesco Sedita cover the development of the first theaters and the birth of the American musical, as well as the shows and stars that have become Broadway legends. Readers will get the inside story on their favorite shows and may even discover so...
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    6,25 €

  • WHERE IS ANTARCTICA?
    FABINY, SARAH
    Antarctica, the earth's southernmost continent, was virtually untouched by humans until the nineteenth century. Many famous explorers journeyed (and often died) there in the hope of discovering a land that always seemed out of reach. This book introduces readers to this desert - yes, desert! - continent that holds about 90 percent of the world's ice; showcases some of the 200 s...
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    6,25 €

  • BRIDGES TOWERS & TUNNELS
    STRUAN REID
    Lift the flaps to reveal the mechanics and engineering of amazing bridges, towers and tunnels including the Channel Tunnel, the Burj Khalifa, Golden Gate Bridge and more. With detailed illustrations and links to websites to see views from the top of the Shard and CN tower, travel through tunnels and see the enormous machines used to create them.For National Curriculum Key Stage...
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    15,48 €

  • WHAT WERE THE ROARING TWENTIES?
    MORTLOCK, MICHELE
    Flappers, flag-pole sitting, and the Ford Model T--these are just a few of the things that instantly conjure up a unique era--the Roaring Twenties. It was the bees' knees, the cat's meow. If you're not familiar with 1920s slang, all the more reason to read this fascinating look at that wild, exciting decade.It began on the heels of one tragedy--the flu pandemic of 1918--and end...
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    7,73 €

  • WHERE IS AREA 51?
    MANZANERO, PAULA K
    You'll find it on a map--but you'll never get anywhere near this top secret military base. What exactly is going on there?Is Area 51 a top secret military base that lies in the middle of the barren Nevada desert? Or could it actually be a facility for examining aliens and their spaceships? People can't drive anywhere close to it; the US government rarely acknowledges its existe...
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    6,25 €

  • WHO WERE THE VIKINGS?
    JANE CHISHOLM AND STRUAN REID
    This lively book is packed with fascinating and surprising facts about Viking raiders and explorers, and the farmers and their families who stayed at home. Did all Vikings have horned helmets and red beards? Why were some of them buried in boats, and why were people so afraid of the Vikings? You'll be amazed at how much there is to find out.For National Curriculum Key Stage 1, ...
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    8,57 €

  • WHAT IS CLIMATE CHANGE?
    HERMAN, GAIL
    The earth is definitely getting warmer. There's no argument about that, but who or what is the cause? And why has climate change become a political issue? Are humans at fault? Is this just a natural development? While the vast majority of scientists who study the environment agree that humans play a large part in climate change, there is a counterargument. Author Gail Herman pr...
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    7,73 €

  • POLITICS FOR BEGINNERS
    FRITH, ALEX
    An informative guide to political systems, elections, voting and government and issues including feminism, human rights, freedom of speech and fake news, all explained with clear text and bright, infographic style illustrations. Includes tips on how to argue and debate, a glossary, and links to specially selected websites with more information. ...
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    15,48 €

  • OUR WORLD LOOK INSIDE
    BONE, EMILY
    What is the earth made of and what goes on beneath the surface? This non-fiction lift-the-flap book features bold illustrations, simple explanations to complex questions and over 60 flaps to lift. An introduction to geology and geography for young children.For National Curriculum Key Stage 1, For National Curriculum Key Stage 2, Interest age: from c 5 years. ...
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    15,48 €

  • LIFE IN THE MIDDLE AGES STICKER BOOK
    A funny historical sticker book full of busy scenes from life in the Middle Ages, to be completed with the stickers provided. Scenes for children to complete include a medieval fair, a holy pilgrimage, a castle under siege, life at an early university and much more. With over 600 stickers of monks, knights, villagers, pilgrims and plague victims ready to populate the pages, as ...
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    10,25 €

  • QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ABOUT YOUR BODY
    This Lift-the-Flap book contains the answers to the many questions that curious children have about their bodies, including 'How do I smell?' 'What makes me burp?' 'Why do I need to wash my hands?' 'Why is blood red?' and many more. This engaging book is filled with entertaining and informative illustrations to help to answer all kinds of body questions that young children ask,...
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    15,48 €

  • SEE INSIDE PLANET EARTH
    JONES, JULIA
    A brilliant flap book that delves deep into the mysteries of the geography of the Earth. Each page is covered with flaps that reveal and explain the Earth's structure, climate and environments, from desert to arctic tundra. Includes pages revealing the problems of climate change and ways to reduce global warming.With over 80 sturdy flaps, and internet links to websites to find ...
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    15,48 €

  • BARACK OBAMA
    BURGAN, M.
    In-depth biographies featuring people who have shaped the world we live in. Includes historical and cultural context for their achievements. ...
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    21,80 €

  • ARMED & CIVILIAN FORCES
    ROYSTON, A.
    This work helps students bridge the gap between what they study at school and working in the real world. "How to Get Ahead in..." takes a detailed look at what it takes to pursue a range of careers. Each book includes real-life case studies of people with plenty of experience in each field.The student-centred approach will help readers think about their future working lives and...
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    12,60 €