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A Life Like Mine: How Children Live Around The World
by  UNICEF picture of book cover
Non-Fiction for ages 6 - 14 published by Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
Through photos and bite-size chunks of text we learn where the children live, how they gather water, how things like the weather and war affect their lives. Itís a fascinating and informative insight into the lives children around the world lead and how just getting the basis of food, water and shelter can be a struggle but the childrenís enthusiasm for life and appreciation of any change for the better shines through. ...more 1602/329
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* £10.49, usually dispatched within 24 hours.
Guide To The Oceans Ė A Thrilling Journey Into a Watery World
by Frances Dipper picture of book cover
Non-Fiction published by Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
Lots of close up photography of the weird and wonderful creatures that live in and on the ocean as well as lots of interesting facts about the sea. We met creatures such as the Tree Fish, Giant Tube Worms as tall as a person and find out about the work of people who study and explore the oceans. ...more 1603/806
Queen Victoria And Her Amusements
by Alan McDonald, illustrated by Clive Goddard picture of book cover
Non-Fiction for ages 8 - 12 published by Scholastic Childrenís Books
This book lifts the lid on Queen Victoria, with lots of interesting snippets about her life when she was small right through to her death, with humorous extracts from Queen Vic's secret diary as well as details of what life was really like in the Victorian times. ...more 1770/838
Ancient Egypt Revealed
by Peter Chrisp picture of book cover
Non-Fiction for ages 8 - 99 published by Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
Bite-sized facts, brilliant illustrations and amazing transparent pages that peel back to reveal fascinating details in the pictures and bring the pyramids, pharaohs, gods, goddesses and other wonders of Ancient Egypt alive. ...more 1614/812
Bible Lands
by Jonathan N. Tubb picture of book cover
Non-Fiction for ages 9 - 16 published by Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
This book covers the story of the Holy Land, its geography, history and ancient civilizations. In the usual DK style, the information is in bite-size chunks and the book is highly illustrated with maps, artefects, food, jewellery and ancient Bible scrolls. ...more 1765/835
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* £7.99, usually dispatched within 3 to 5 weeks.
Dominic Wood's Magic Book
by Dominic Wood picture of book cover
Non-Fiction for ages 8 - 15 published by Red Fox
Young magicians will love this book which gives full colour instructions on how to make a prop box and presentation as well as how to do all sorts of magic tricks. ...more 1772/840
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* £4.79, usually dispatched within 24 hours.
Evacuation
by Margaret Stephen picture of book cover
Non-Fiction for ages 8 - 12 published by Hodder Children's Books
A historical account of the evacuation of children during World War 11. The facts, backed up by photographs, paintings, and advertisements of the time, are put over in a clear and interesting way. The photographs will also lead to discussions as readers compare the clothes of then to the clothes of now, the different hair-styles, the streets and cars etc. ...more 1404/686
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* £3.99, Usually dispatched within 2-3 days
Favourite Writers
by Kate Jones, illustrated by Various 
Non-Fiction for ages 7 - 99 published by Hodder Children's Books
Meet some well-known authors and find out more about them and some of the books they've written. The authors answer questions and give advice for anyone wanting to write. They also give suggestions for other books to read. ...more 1403/685
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* £3.99, Usually dispatched within 2-3 days
Victorians
by Anne Kramar picture of book cover
Non-Fiction for ages 8 - 16 published by Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
This book deals the Victorian times starting with the reign of Queen Victoria and going onto the industry, the lives of the working classes, Victorian childhood, art and architecture, the Empire and finally the legacy left to us by the Victorians. Although a reference book there is nothing daunting or boring about the highly-illustrated pages with bite-size chunks of information written in language that children can understand. ...more 1771/839
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* £4.79, usually dispatched within 4 to 5 days.
The Angry Aztecs
by Terry Deary, illustrated by Martin Brown picture of book cover
Non-Fiction published by Scholastic
Find out about powerful priests, weird warriors, and the cunning Conquistadors, in this book which provides the foulest facts about Motecuhzoma, Cuahtemoc and other Angry Aztecs whose idea of fun was ripping out human hearts. Part of a series of books about history with the nasty bits left in! ...more 669/147
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* £3.19, Usually dispatched within 24 hours

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