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              How to Be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering

              How to Be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering (Hardback)

              By DK

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              Little scientists will understand science in seconds with this essential homework-helping guide. Learn about everything from molecules and magnetism to rockets and radio waves and find out how a hot-air balloon rises, how erosion flattens mountains, how light waves zip through sp...ace, and how the human eye sees colours! With STEM (science, technology, engineering, and maths) subjects ever more important in today's technological world, How to be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering is the perfect book to inspire and educate inquisitive young minds and prepare them for the future. This is the perfect homework guide for parents and their children, with all core curriculum areas of science included.Cool illustrations show the appliance of science in the real world: see how microchips, tractors, and suspension bridges work. Hands-on projects feature fun experiments to try at home or school: try polishing old coins in vinegar, or make an erupting volcano with baking soda.
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              ISBN 9780241227862
              Released NZ 28 May 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Video Ideas: Full of Awesome Ideas to try out your Video-making Skills

              Video Ideas: Full of Awesome Ideas to try out your Video-making Skills (Paperback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $24.00
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              Dreaming of becoming the next Youtube sensation? Just love creating videos? Need to create a video journal for school? Discover the video-making process from script to screen, with tips and tricks to produce your own exciting projects at home.Make Your Own Video is perfect for cr...eative children who love making videos and watching Youtube. From discovering the best camera angles to adding special effects, Make Your Own Videos will help them turn footage into a finished product and gives the low-down on how to format and upload it. Whether recording special events, reviewing a game or creating a music video, become a star and a video journalist with Make Your Own Videos.
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              ISBN 9780241316696
              Released NZ 29 Jan 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas
               

              Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas (Hardback)

              By DK

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              Bring the amazing world of wildlife right into your home. Packed with animal facts for kids and more than 40 colourful maps that detail the countries they where live. Each colourful map is bursting with information, combining illustrations of animals with photographs showing key ...habitats and locations for each country. The atlas also includes a colourful world map pull-out poster showing all the countries of the world and their key animals. Through each map children are shown how to read a map and use a key, compass and scale. Charming and informative, the Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas is a delightful addition to every child's library.
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              ISBN 9780241283851
              Released NZ 31 Jul 2017
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              3D Printing Projects

              3D Printing Projects (Hardback)

              By DK

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              Over 20 exciting 3D printing projects for kids to design and print their own toys, gadgets, models, and ornaments. Using freely available 3D modelling software and without the need for your own 3D printer, 3D Printing Projects has inspiration and instructions for a wide range of ...thrilling projects, from simple models you can print and assemble at home to more elaborate builds you can design on screen and then order online. Taking children 9 years old+ through how a 3D printer works and what type of 3D printers there are to 3D scanning and preparing files, this is the perfect introduction to this exciting and ever-expanding technology. Each projects consists of numbered steps that walk you through the 3D design process, from digital modelling and sculpting to slicing, printing, and painting so that children can make their own shark-shaped phone stand or a monster chess set! Join the 3D printing revolution today with DK's 3D Printing Projects book.
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              ISBN 9780241302217
              Released NZ 2 Oct 2017
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              LEGO (R) Awesome Ideas

              LEGO (R) Awesome Ideas (Hardback)

              By DK

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              From beginners to accomplished builders, this book contains model ideas and visual tips and techniques that will inspire anyone to get building.

              ISBN 9780241182987
              Released NZ 26 Aug 2015
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Classical Music Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

              The Classical Music Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)

              By DK; Foreword by Derham, Katie

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              From Mozart to Mendelssohn, this comprehensive guide to classical music history and classical music biography is the perfect latest addition to the bestselling Big Ideas series.Easy to understand and clear to follow, this history of classical music explores and explains music the...ory and the impact of seminal pieces, while also providing fascinating stories about the lives of crucial composers and performers. The Classical Music Book analyses over 90 works by famous composers from Thomas Tallis in the early period to baroque masters like Bach and Handel to the classical genius of Beethoven and Wagner and beyond to the modern day in order to explore the key ideas underpinning the world's greatest classical compositions and musical traditions, and define their importance to the musical canon, placing them into their wider social, cultural, and historical context.The unique approach to the subject makes this book the perfect classical music guide for everyone. Regardless of whether you are relatively new to the subject and want to learn or if you are a classical musical music aficionado, there is plenty to discover in The Classical Music Book.
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              ISBN 9780241301975
              Released NZ 3 Sep 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Big Ideas
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              Periodic Table

              Periodic Table (Paperback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $17.99
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              This fact-filled book is the perfect guide to all 118 elements in the periodic table, the ingredients that make up our world.Packed with stunning new photography, Eyewitness Periodic Table begins with a concise history of chemistry, scientific pioneers, and the creation of the fi...rst periodic table, then launches into a visual tour of each individual element. Along the way, you'll find out where each element comes from and what it is used for, explained clearly and simply for young readers. Explore elements such as carbon and oxygen and learn why they are essential to our survival. See how precious gold protects astronauts in space, and why the metal mercury can be both a solid and a liquid. Find out about man-made elements, which the smartest chemists are still busy figuring out how to use. Eyewitness Period Table also includes a pull-out poster to hang on your wall. This detailed, accessible book will inspire young, inquisitive minds - the scientists of tomorrow who will shape our future.
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              ISBN 9780241299883
              Released NZ 28 May 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series DK Eyewitness
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              Timelines of Everything

              Timelines of Everything (Hardback)

              By DK; Contributions by Institution, Smithsonian

              • RRP: $48.00
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              Explore an illustrated history of the world through over 140 timelines for kids. From dinosaurs and Vikings to the history of cinema and espionage, discover incredible world history in this lavish collection of timelines.Jam-packed with surprising facts and amazing details, such ...as the most bloodthirsty pirate of all time and the first crime to be solved by studying fingerprints, Timelines of Everything will take you on a whirlwind journey through an illustrated history of time, from the Big Bang to the modern world.More than 140 timelines give you all the general knowledge you need - and even some surprising trivia you don't! Must-know topics and alternative history are showcased with beautiful, detailed illustrations and straightforward, easy-to-read text. Whether you want to know key breakthroughs that set the Industrial Revolution in motion or defining moments in the history of fashion, you'll find it all here. With timelines on a diverse range of subjects, Timelines of Everything is the ultimate guide to history for kids.
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              ISBN 9780241302323
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Explanatorium of Nature

              Explanatorium of Nature (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $50.00
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              Using jaw-dropping, up-close photography, explore the natural world in stunning detail and find out how everything in nature works and why. From fruit to flowers, from shells to sharks, from ants to elephants, this extraordinary new encyclopedia will keep animal and nature enthus...iasts aged 9 and over, utterly absorbed by amazing, close-up images. Explanatorium of Nature is the perfect way to find out about everything in nature works and why fungi, plants, animals, arthropods, fish, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and ecosystems exist and what they mean for our world. Discover how spiders spin webs, how fur works, how flying works, how snakes kill, and , much more. Children will spend hours pouring over the incredible details in nature, from the spines on a stinging nettle and lichen growing on a tree to the suckers on an iguana's feet. Using never-before-seen cross sections, macro, time lapse, x-ray, infrared and ultraviolet close-up pictures, this is nature as you've never seen it before.
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              ISBN 9780241286845
              Released NZ 30 Oct 2017
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Cooking Step By Step: More than 50 Delicious Recipes for Young Cooks

              Cooking Step By Step: More than 50 Delicious Recipes for Young Cooks (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $37.00
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              50 easy to follow healthy recipes with clear, short step-by-step instructions and gorgeous images which will have children cooking with confidence in no time. Children will learn how to chop, mix, and stir their way to kitchen magic and put their skills to good use making a mixtu...re of tasty savoury and sweet dishes using few - and easy to get hold of - ingredients. From soups and toasties to macaroni and cheese and banana bread, All New Children's Step by Step Cookbook is packed with 50 mouth-watering recipes that are easy to make, and will get kids into cooking and baking. Plus they will love eating their fresh, healthy and delicious creations! In addition, children will learn tips and shortcuts, such as peeling ginger with a teaspoon so you don't waste any, and get to grips with cookery terms and kitchen fundamentals - all while having a great time making simple snacks, balanced meals, and sweet treats.
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              ISBN 9780241300374
              Released NZ 29 Jan 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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