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              DKfindout! Universe
               

              DKfindout! Universe (Paperback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $19.50
              • $14.61
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              This children's book on space exploration and travel through the Universe will inspire your child and increase their knowledge about our place in the solar system and beyond. DKfindout! Universe is ideal for school projects or for children who simply love to learn about all thing...s about space. From the birth of stars to the mysteries of black holes, the Universe has been constantly studied to understand how it works. Learn about the Sun, our solar system, icy planets and explosive stars, far-off galaxies that powerful telescopes looking deep into space have captured, observatories and astronomy, and whole new worlds discovered by space-exploring probes in this beautifully illustrated children's book that is crammed with amazing facts.Part of the award-winning DKfindout! series, this engaging book includes amazing photography and illustrations that help children understand the wonders of the Universe. Written by experts and checked by an educational consultant.
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              ISBN 9780241322871
              Released NZ 3 Sep 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series DKfindout!
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              The Periodic Table Book: A Visual Encyclopedia of the Elements

              The Periodic Table Book: A Visual Encyclopedia of the Elements (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $40.00
              • $30.00
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              The Periodic Table Book is the perfect visual guide to the chemical elements that make up our world. This eye-catching encyclopedia takes children on a visual tour of the 118 chemical elements of the periodic table, from argon to zinc. It explores the naturally occurring elements..., as well as the man-made ones, and explains their properties and atomic structures. Using more than 1,000 full-colour photographs, The Periodic Table Book shows the many natural forms of each element, as well as a wide range of both everyday and unexpected objects in which it is found, making each element relevant for the child's world.
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              ISBN 9780241240434
              Released NZ 3 Apr 2017
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              DKfindout! World War II

              DKfindout! World War II (Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By DK

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $13.49
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              Become an expert on the Second World War with DKfindout! World War 2, packed with beautiful photography, lively illustrations, and key curriculum information. The DKfindout! series will satisfy any child who is eager to learn and acquire facts - and keep them coming back for more...! From the causes of the conflict to the most important battles, discover key World War 2 facts and hear from people who lived through it. DKfindout! World War 2 looks at all aspects of the Second World War, including the Normandy landings and propaganda posters and is a must have for any budding historian. DKfindout! World War 2 will surprise and delight young readers aged 6 to 9.
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              ISBN 9780241285145
              Released NZ 28 Aug 2017
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series DKfindout!
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              DKfindout! Coding
               

              DKfindout! Coding (Paperback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $19.50
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              DKfindout! Coding explains coding clearly for children with beautiful photography, lively illustrations, and key curriculum information. The DKfindout! series will satisfy any child who is eager to learn and acquire facts - and keep them coming back for more! DKfindout! Coding is... packed with up-to-date information and fun quizzes, while key curriculum text tells children why we use code, how computers use code and covers the history of coding from early computer programming languages to Python and Scratch. Learn about coding pioneers Ada Lovelace and Alan Turing and how codes have been used throughout history. DKfindout! Coding will surprise and delight young readers.
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              ISBN 9780241285060
              Released NZ 3 Jul 2017
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series DKfindout!
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              DKfindout! Volcanoes

              DKfindout! Volcanoes (Paperback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Teaches kids everything they would want to know about the explosive world of volcanoes. With key curriculum information, this book is packed with fun facts for kids, quizzes and photography. It covers key curriculum knowledge, such as the structure of a volcano, and fast facts, s...uch as how hot is lava? .
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              ISBN 9780241250242
              Released NZ 18 Jul 2016
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series DKfindout!
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              General Knowledge Genius!: A Quiz Encyclopedia to Boost Your Brain

              General Knowledge Genius!: A Quiz Encyclopedia to Boost Your Brain (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $30.00
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              The brilliant quiz book for clever kids - answer the questions correctly on your favourite subjects to test if you're a general knowledge genius. Children won't be able to resist the General Knowledge Genius brain-busting challenge. For every topic, pages are packed with eye-popp...ing pictures - but do you know what they show? To help you, Test Yourself panels list what you're looking for. With three levels of difficulty, the challenge gets harder as you work your way from Starter, to Challenger, and finally the truly tricky Genius category. If you need it, there's a fun fact with every picture to give a helpful clue. With more than 60 topics, from across the encyclopedia, there's something for everyone. Can you name the most famous rivers worldwide? Do you know your cranium from your clavicle, or do you need to bone up on the parts of the human skeleton? Are you a demon on dinosaurs, and able to spot the difference between an archaeopteryx and an allosaurus? Perhaps you're a brain box and can do all of this standing on your head? You can! Then what are you waiting for? Open the pages of General Knowledge Genius to find out what you know, and challenge yourself to learn even more!
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              ISBN 9780241336243
              Released NZ 16 Apr 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The LEGO (R) Ideas Book: You Can Build Anything!
               

              The LEGO (R) Ideas Book: You Can Build Anything! (Hardback)

              By DK; Lipkowitz, Daniel

              • RRP: $54.99
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              • Internationally sourced

              Packed full of tips from expert LEGO builders on how to make jet planes reach new heights, create fantastic fortresses, swing through lush jungles, have fun on the farm and send space shuttles out of this world, this title is divided into six themed chapters - transport, building...s, space, kingdoms, adventure and useful makes.
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              ISBN 9781405350679
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2011
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              The Shakespeare Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

              The Shakespeare Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $50.00
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              Features witty illustrations and inspirational quotes. This title covers every work, from the comedies of Twelfth Night and As You Like It to the tragedies of Julius Caesar and Hamlet, and lost plays and less well-known works of poetry.

              ISBN 9780241182611
              Released NZ 25 Feb 2015
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Big Ideas
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              Science: A Children's Encyclopedia

              Science: A Children's Encyclopedia (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $48.00
              • $36.00
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              Get children excited about science with this essential, encylopedic introduction to physics, chemistry, and biology.What makes a firework bang? How do plants use sunlight to make food? What is the mysterious force that makes a magnet cling to your refrigerator? With astonishing i...mages, simple graphics, and crystal-clear text Science A Children's Encyclopedia will explain the answers to all these questions, and many, many more.Find out how chemistry begins with matter - the stuff we and our world are all made of - and the building blocks of atoms, so super-small there are about one million, million atoms on the dot of this i . The science of physics explains forces, energy, light, electricity, and magnetism. Forces are the hidden power behind everything on Earth, and the Universe beyond. It's the force of gravity that keeps you stuck on Earth's surface, so it's pretty important to understand. Biology is all about how living things work, from tiny germs, to giant trees, to you! Did you know your amazing body has more than 1,000 parts, including bones, muscles and other organs?Packed with the essential information that every curious child needs to understand how our extraordinary world works, Science A Children's Encyclopediashould be in every family library.Previous edition ISBN 9781409347927
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              ISBN 9780241332849
              Released NZ 2 Jul 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story

              Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story (Hardback)

              By DK; Consultant editor Durante, Viviana

              • RRP: $55.00
              • $41.25
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              This visual guide to ballet history goes beyond other ballet books, with evocative photography that captures famous ballet dancers and key ballet stories, written with ballet legend Viviana Durante as Editorial Consultant.Discover more than 70 of the most famous ballet dances, fr...om The Nutcracker and Swan Lake to The Rite of Spring. Learn the stories behind renowned companies such as The Royal Ballet and the Bolshoi Ballet. Explore the lives and achievements of ballet dancers across the centuries, such as Margot Fonteyn, Carlos Acosta, and Darcey Bussell, and meet composers and choreographers, from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky to Matthew Bourne.From its origins at court and the first national ballet companies, to the contemporary scene and extraordinary venues that stage the production, this ballet book covers an impressive history of ballet and provides an invaluable overview of the subject. Filled with rarely seen photographs covering all the key figures, pieces, and performances, and compelling facts about each dance - the sources they draw from, their production history, and their reception over time - Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story is an essential gift for all ballet enthusiasts.
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              ISBN 9780241302316
              Released NZ 3 Sep 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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