• Adventures on Earth
    Adventures on Earth
    The wonderful graphic illustrator Simon Tyler is back with a book all about the extremes of our planet - and the people who venture there.

    Following on from the magnificent Adventures in Space, comes a compendium on a topic closer to home - our planet, the Earth. Learn about the highest and deepest, hottest and coldest places on Earth - travel to the extremes of our environment. Discover the world's most wild terrain - deserts, mountains, volcanoes, rivers, jungles, oceans, the polar regions and more - as well as the animals that live there and the people who have explored them. Find out how these regions are under threat from global warming and other issues, and learn what we can do to conserve them.

    Bursting with information and illustrated in bold and colourful graphics, this book will grab the attention of all avid explorers - big and small.

    ISBN: 9781843654278
    Publication date: 19/08/2019
    Price: $29.99
    Author: Tyler, Simon
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $29.99
  • Alice Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There
    Alice Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There
    This luxurious edition of Through the Looking-Glass contains the complete story of Through the Looking-Glass, with full colour illustrations throughout, plus a section at the end on Lewis Carroll and his relationship with Macmillan, his original publisher.

    With foiled edges to the pages and a jacket, this luxurious edition of the classic book is perfect for all Alice fans.

    ISBN: 9781509865734
    Publication date: 26/06/2018
    Price: $39.99
    Author: Carroll, Lewis
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $39.99
  • All of Us
    All of Us
    A STUNNING NON-FICTION PICTURE BOOK THAT EXPLORES THE HISTORY OF SOUTHEAST ASIA

    Join two children as they journey through the history of Southeast Asia - the fascinating lands linked to each other and Australia by the seas and monsoon winds. Share with them the discovery of a world filled with traders, adventurers and conquerors, the struggles for independence they witness, and the exciting arrival of the new millennium with its hopes and challenges. This is a story that started 200,000,000 years ago - a history that includes all of us.

    Written by former Australian Children's Laureate Jackie French and social historian Emeritus Professor Virginia Hooker, this fascinating book has been exquisitely illustrated by award-winning artist Mark Wilson.

    A beautifully illustrated book that will engage both children and adults alike and provides insights into the intriguing region of Southeast Asia.

    ISBN: 9781460750025
    Publication date: 23/09/2019
    Price: $29.99
    Author: French, Jackie and Hooker, Virginia
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $29.99
  • Big Fantastic Earth: See the World's Most Spectacular Places
    Big Fantastic Earth: See the World's Most Spectacular Places
    How do waterfalls form? How long is the Nile River? Who led the first expedition on Mount Everest?
    Discover the earth's most amazing natural wonders in Big Fantastic Earth!
    Explore the highest peak of Mount Kilimanjaro to the deep grooves of the Grand Canyon, and discover how the incredible landscapes around the world were formed. Big Fantastic Earth takes readers on an exciting journey around the world's incredible natural architecture.
    Perfect for 9-11 year olds reading independently, reading becomes a fact-discovering adventure with these Level 4 readers. Supporting and encouraging a lifetime love of reading, nonfiction subjects are clearly explained, described vividly, and brought to life with true encounters, fascinating statistics, and dramatic photographic images. Additional information spreads are full of extra fun facts, developing the topics through a range of nonfiction presentation styles, such as articles, journals, and timelines.

    ISBN: 9780241237847
    Publication date: 27/06/2016
    Price: $15.99
    Author: Green, Jen
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $15.99
  • Black Beauty
    Black Beauty
    Christian Birmingham's stunning new colour edition of Anna Sewell's classic tale is complete and unabridged, and the narrative voice of Black Beauty as fresh as the day the story was first published in 1877. This enchanting story of the bravery of a horse in Victorian Britain has captivated and enthralled so many generations of readers. Step back in time and see the world through Black Beauty's gentle and patient eyes, as he enjoys the pleasures and the hardships that fell to horses living in the nineteenth century. Meet the compassionate heroes and hard-hearted rascals whom Beauty encounters during his life and, above all, experience what it is to be a horse - to gallop on the soft grass and to hear a kind word in a moment of great need. It is truly a story you will never forget.

    ISBN: 9781760651862
    Publication date: 03/10/2019
    Price: $34.99
    Author: Sewell, Anna
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $34.99
  • Flag Book
    Flag Book
    Welcome to the amazing world of flags! Did you know that each flag is actually a picture that sends a message to everyone who sees it? In The Flag Book, Lonely Planet Kids introduces you to the flags of every country in the world, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, and tells you what their design, colours, and images represent, along with lots of other incredible facts. What's the only country that doesn't have a rectangular flag? Why does Hawaii's state flag feature the UK's Union Jack in one corner? And what do the 13 stripes of the USA's Star Spangled Banner represent? You'll find out the answer to all these and much, much more. We'll then show you the other fascinating ways flags are used throughout the world. Learn the International Code of Flag Symbols to communicate with ships at sea; read about flags used in sports, like Formula 1's chequered flag; marvel at flags commemorating world records and incredible human achievements; and peer with a microscope at the planet's smallest flag, which is no wider than a human hair. But that's not all! Travel back in time to the Golden Age of Piracy and have your timbers shivered by the bloodthirsty flags of `Black Bart' Roberts and his fellow pirates sailing the Caribbean. Chapters include: What are flags for?; Speaking in flag; Flag designs; Coats of arms; Pirate flags; Ships and aeroplane flags; The world's oldest flags; Semaphore flags; Flag record breakers; Flag tales; Sports flags; International flags.

    ISBN: 9781788683098
    Publication date: 13/09/2019
    Price: $29.99
    Author: Butterfield, Moira
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $29.99
  • Frozen Worlds
    Frozen Worlds
    Explore the coldest places on earth. Discover life in the Antarctic, how Arctic people get around and where polar bears live with DK Reader Frozen Worlds.

    DK's innovative range of levelled readers combines a highly visual approach with non-fiction narratives that children will love reading. DK Reader Frozen Worlds is a level 1 reader, Learning to Read, offering a delightful narrative for young children to encourage an interest in and desire to read. Simple sentences are used with an emphasis on frequently used words with strong visual clues and labels introducing and reinforcing vocabulary.

    Discover who's the King of the Arctic and what life's really like for penguins with DK Reader Frozen Worlds, packed with facts kids love!

    For ages 4+

    ISBN: 9780241285046
    Publication date: 02/11/2017
    Price: $15.99
    Author: Jenner, Caryn
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $15.99
  • Help Your Kids with Geography
    Help Your Kids with Geography
    Perplexed by plate tectonics? Confused by climates? Disorientated by demographics? Help Your Kids With Geography helps parents to get to grips with what their children learn in geography class by exploring all these topics and more. Covering all the important areas of human and physical geography, from geopolitics to geology, and from coastal erosion to cultural migration, Help Your Kids With Geography presents information in a visually appealing way by using clear graphics and instantly understandable diagrams. It features accessible, jargon-free text, giving parents and kids up-to-date and wide-ranging facts and information about the physical world and how humans affect, change, and move within it.

    With a comprehensive and stress-free approach to geography, this book also builds the confidence of parents and kids practising geography fieldwork skills such as map-reading, spatial analysis, and using GPS. Ideal for exam preparation, it covers all UK National Curriculum Key Stage 3 and core Key Stage 4 topics for geography. The book includes a detailed and user-friendly glossary and index. If you're looking for a one-stop-shop for the subject, Help Your Kids with Geography is the book for you.

    ISBN: 9780241343487
    Publication date: 16/07/2019
    Price: $40.00
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $40.00
  • Hidden Wonders
    Hidden Wonders
    Take a journey into the unknown and discover the planet's wildest and most wonderful sights. Paddle through the eerie glowworm caves of New Zealand, ride with the wild horses of the Namib desert, swing off the end of the world in Ecuador, and be amazed at hundreds more wonders you never knew existed! This travel companion for the incurably curious is your guide to finding the world's most amazing secret places. So grab your compass and let's get started as you explore the far corners of our world. Start your adventure in the west at Hawaii's Pineapple Garden Maze, before travelling along the line of longitude to Vanuatu's underwater post office. Get ready to bungee jump off a road to nowhere in the Brazilian jungle, or lose yourself in the world's largest maze. Whether deep underwater in a prehistoric grotto or high on a cliff at the tip of a rock troll's tongue, afloat on waters as pink as a rose or swimming with pigs on a sandy beach, adventure awaits around every corner. About Lonely Planet Kids: Lonely Planet Kids - an imprint of the world's leading travel authority Lonely Planet - published its first book in 2011. Over the past 45 years, Lonely Planet has grown a dedicated global community of travellers, many of whom are now sharing a passion for exploration with their children. Lonely Planet Kids educates and encourages young readers at home and in school to learn about the world with engaging books on culture, sociology, geography, nature, history, space and more. We want to inspire the next generation of global citizens and help kids and their parents to approach life in a way that makes every day an adventure. Come explore!

    ISBN: 9781788683258
    Publication date: 01/10/2019
    Price: $29.99
    Author: Maggi, Nicole
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $29.99
  • Human Body
    Human Body
    This title aims to assist in the learning about systems and statistics about the human body, for those over the age of eight.



    ISBN: 9781904359104
    Price: $19.99
    Author: ZooBookoo Cubes
    Format: Not Applicable
    Price: $19.99
  • If the World Were a Village
    If the World Were a Village
    What if the world's population were represented by a village of just 100 people? How many speak a Chinese dialect? How many cannot read or write? And how many chickens would this village have?

    This beautifully illustrated and unique book, revised and updated for 2018 onwards, explains facts about the world's population in a simple, non-political and fascinating way. It presents the whole world as a village of just 100 people, instead of unimaginable billions. People's religions are explored, and their education, standard of living and much, much more are discovered.

    If the World Were a Village is perfect for inspiring children with an interest in geography, citizenship and different customs and cultures, whether they read it at home or in school.

    Teacher's notes available

    ISBN: 9781472958853
    Edition: 2R
    Price: $16.99
    Author: Smith, David J.
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $16.99
  • Incredible Journeys: Discovery Adventure  Danger Endurance
    Incredible Journeys: Discovery Adventure Danger Endurance
    Alongside real-life explorer Levison Wood, travel around the world, meet some of history's most daring pioneers, and be inspired to go on your very own adventures!

    Embark on 20 epic expeditions alongside Levison Wood, from the Silk Road and medieval pilgrimages to the Holy Land to Nellie Bly's trip around the world, and recent missions to the Moon and the Mariana Trench. Along the way, Levison Wood shares his own insights into adventuring, telling you what it's REALLY like to follow in the footsteps of Alexander the Great.

    Beautifully illustrated with maps showing the routes and filled with detail bringing the cultures of each region to life, this is a lavish gift book to treasure from one of our greatest living explorers.

    ISBN: 9781526360434
    Publication date: 11/06/2019
    Price: $34.99
    Author: Wood, Levison
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $34.99
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