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 Childrens Reference

Reading Level:very good

"I'm not the only kid who grew up this way surrounded by people who used to say that rhyme about sticks and stones as if broken bones hurt more than the names we got called." From acclaimed spoken-word poet Shane Koyczan, ... read more

To This Day: For the Bullied and Beautiful

Illustrated throughout with witty, but always accurate cartoons, this book provides thorough, frank, up-to-date and reassuring information on all aspects of growing up, puberty, sex and sexual health.

Let's Talk About Sex: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health (20th Anniversary Edition)

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Maps

Explore the w orld w ith this lavish new edition of the bestselling Maps. Released to mark the 10th anniversary of the very first edition, this book features 16 brand new maps and has new material on every page. Each highly illustrated map details not only geogra... read more

Maps (Welcome to the Museum)

"National Geographic Kids Everything Volcanoes and Earthquakes" explodes with incredible photos and amazing facts about the awesome powers of nature. You'll find out that three-quarters of Earth's volcanoes are underwater, that an earthquake in Chile shortened the day by 1.26 milliseconds, and much mo... read more

Everything Volcanoes and Earthquakes: Earthshaking Photos, Facts and Fun!

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 Childrens Reference

Series:First Thousand Words
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7

This classic Italian bi-lingual word book, illustrated by Stephen Cartwright, has been revised and updated to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Usborne Publishing. It features a thousand everyday words illustrated with busy scenes and labelled pictures to help children learn key vocabulary.

Usborne First Thousand Words in Italian

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 Childrens Reference

Guinness World Records 2014 brings together thousands of the planet's most awe-inspiring people, pets and products, including new record-holders such as a skateboarding goat, a 15-metre-long robot dragon, the world's furriest cat and a king-size drumkit that needs five people to play it! Packed to bur... read more

Guinness World Records 2014

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 Childrens Reference

Series:DK Pocket Eyewitness

Get fast facts at your fingertips with "DK Pocket Eyewitness Human Body", packed with bite-sized chunks of information that will make learning even more fun for your child. It's full of information on the skeleton, blood system, the lungs and how we breathe,... read more

Human Body (DK Pocket Eyewitness)

Sex and Other Stuff is a little book of facts. Facts about sex, facts about the human body, facts about the good, bad and ugly of human behaviour. Presented in a dictionary format, this A to Z of sex (from Abortion Pill to ... read more

Sex and Other Stuff: The A to Z of Everything You Need to Know
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A fascinating introduction to palaeontology, with detailed maps showing where dinosaur fossils have been discovered. Readers can discover the key moments in the lives of dinosaurs, their evolution and extinction. Carefully selected websites, accessed... read more

The Usborne World Atlas of Dinosaurs

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 Childrens Reference

Series:The Usborne Big Book of Big Things

A big picture book with giant fold-out pages, to satisfy the curiosity of every young tractor enthusiast. Everything you need to know about tractors large and small, from all around the world. Makes a substantial gift which children will pore over for hours.

Usborne Big Book of Big Tractors (The Usborne Big Book of Big Things)

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 Childrens Reference

Awards:Shortlisted for LIANZA Children's Book Awards: Elsie Locke Medal for Non-Fiction 2013.

Meet Volcanica, the feisty reporter at Magmatic Press who prseents hot facts about volcano science in New Zealand. Discover the four main types of volcano found in this country: stratovolcanoes, shield, caldera and volcanic fields and explore the ... read more

Eruption! Discovering New Zealand Volcanoes

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Winnie-The-Pooh

Filled with gorgeous original illustrations by E.H.Shepard and charming snippets of wisdom from everyone's favourite bear - the wonderful Winnie-the-Pooh. Winnie-the-Pooh is an all-time favourite children's character. Pooh's wonderful wisdoms and... read more

Baby Days (Winnie-the-Pooh Baby Record Book)