Dk Children's Encyclopedia
The ultimate illustrated children's encyclopedia full of information and amazing images on over 250 key topics arranged from A to Z. This is the book that explains everything for kids aged 7 to 9. Packed with thousands of incredible and essential facts on favourite - and KS2 - subjects, DK Children's Encyclopedia covers nine different colour coded subject areas: art, people, history, earth, nature, science, technology, space and human body. Arranged alphabetically, every page in this children's encyclopedia is packed with fun facts and amazing photographs. Your child can dive straight in working from the front to the back or jump to a page that catches their eye to discover all about our wonderful world. If they are not sure where to go next, the 'See also' boxes will suggest related topics. This lets children make links across topics and subject areas and create their own journey through DK Children's Encyclopedia. There are also comprehensive content and index pages and a glossary which lists of some of the more difficult words with an explanation. While the reference section contains useful lists, diagrams and tables, including a map of the world and lists of great artists, scientists and writers. Finally there are 'The Story of...' pages which bring together information about different subjects to get children thinking about things from lots of different angles.
Magnus Chase and Ship of The Dead (Book 3)
Loki the trickster god is free from his chains. Now he's readying Naglfar, the Ship of the Dead, armed with a host of giants and zombies, to sail against the Norse gods and begin the final battle of Ragnarok. It's up to Magnus Chase and his friends to stop Loki's plans, but to do so they will have to sail across the oceans of Midgard, Jotunheim and Niflheim in a desperate race to reach Naglfar before it's ready to sail on Midsummer's Day. Along the way, they will face angry sea gods, hostile giants, and an evil fire-breathing dragon who happens to be a former acquaintance. But Magnus's biggest challenge will be facing his own inner demons. To defeat Loki, Magnus will need to use words, not force. This will require finding a magical elixir so deadly that it will either make Magnus Chase powerful enough to out-talk the silver-tongued Loki, or destroy Magnus utterly.
Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World Activity Book
Join some of the world's most inspiring women in this must-have activity book based on Kate Pankhurst's bestselling book Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World, full of fun and utterly inspiring activities and over 200 stickers. Write your own stories with Jane Austen, lead a fashion revolution just like Coco Chanel and design your own pyjamas, walk in the footprints of Mary Anning and follow the dot-to-dot to uncover the skeletons of dinosaurs. The world is full of amazing women, including you! Create beautiful postcards to send to some of the fantastically great women in your life and use the pages of this book to write down your own hopes and dreams for how you will change the world. With short bursts of interesting information about these brilliant women to accompany each activity, this book is perfect for those who have read Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World, number one best-selling children's non-fiction title in the UK market this year, and for those who haven't. Suitable for 5-7 years old.
Father Christmas's Fake Beard
Have you ever wanted Christmas to be different? Turkey and carols, presents and crackers - they all start to feel a bit . . . samey. How about a huge exploding mince pie, a pet abominable snowman, or a very helpful partridge in a pear tree? What if Father Christmas went to work at a zoo, or caused chaos in a toy store or, was even, arrested for burglary!? Dive into the fantastically funny world of Terry Pratchett, for a festive treat like no other. These ten stories will have you laughing, gasping and crying (with laughter) - you'll never see Christmas in the same way again. Suitable for 9-11 years old.
Paddington Pop-Up London Mti
Discover Paddington’s London in this spectacular gift book with 6 pop-up scenes - as featured in the new movie! Join Paddington – the bear from Darkest Peru - as he leads his adored Aunt Lucy on an imaginary journey through the streets of London. Six stunning illustrated pop-up scenes from the forthcoming movie have been lovingly recreated in this spectacular gift book. Enter a stylish paper-engineered world where iconic settings such as St. Pauls, Big Ben and Tower Bridge form the backdrop for this touching celebration of London, family and, ultimately, of belonging. Suitable for 3-6 years old.
Master Builder Roller Coaster Marble Run
Build your own 70cm tall marble run completely out of paper! Race two marbles against each other from two starting points, and watch them roll through a funnel, along separate paths including a gravity-defying loop-the-loop, and down fun steps and amazing slopes. Entertaining to build and play with alike, this pack will keep kids and adults alike busy for hours. Simple mechanics and principles of engineering and physics are explained in bite-sized text alongside your instructions to build this paper engineering masterpiece. As fun to build as it is to play with! Suitable for 7-12 years old.
That's Not My Chick..
Meet five adorable chicks in this delightful Easter addition to the much-loved That's not my... series. Babies and toddlers will love touching the textured patches as they meet chicks with soft wings, fuzzy tummies and rough feet. The bright pictures and textures to stroke are designed to help develop sensory and language awareness. For babies and toddlers.