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            Guinness World Records 2020: The Bestselling Annual Book of Records

            Guinness World Records 2020: The Bestselling Annual Book of Records (Hardback, New edition)

            Prepared for publication by World Records, Guinness

            • RRP: $49.99
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            Get ready for a new decade of record-breaking with Guinness World Records 2020. Fully updated and redesigned with an electrifying new look, GWR2020 celebrates the latest record-breaking achievements, covering a wide spectrum of topics from amazing animals, jaw-dropping geography ...and spectacular sporting achievements - to the cutting-edge.
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            ISBN 9781912286812
            Released NZ 5 Sep 2019
            Publisher Guinness World Records Limited
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Encyclopedia of Animals
             

            Encyclopedia of Animals (Hardback)

            By Howard, Jules; Illustrated by Vogel, Jarom

            • RRP: $32.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            A comprehensive guide to the animal kingdom covering: fish, reptiles, invertebrates, amphibians, birds and mammals

            ISBN 9781786034601
            Released NZ 3 Dec 2019
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals

            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals (Hardback)

            By Bayly, Sami

            • RRP: $37.99
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            Marvel as you enter the fascinating hidden world of ugly animals in this encyclopaedia of the animal kingdom's most unusual and beauty-challenged species. With more than sixty ugly animals to explore, this compendium of the unusual celebrates the beauty in 'ugliness'. Children an...d adults alike will pore over the breathtaking scientific illustrations of unusual animals, debating their relative ugliness and merits, learning about science and nature along the way. This book features illustrations and facts about over 60 animals including the naked mole rat, goblin shark, aye-aye, sphynx cat, blobfish and many more 'ugly' beauties. This gorgeous hardcover book is illustrated in beautiful scientific detail by exciting new Australian talent, Sami Bayly.
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            ISBN 9780734419019
            Published NZ 24 Sep 2019
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age Children
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            The Official Pokemon Encyclopedia

            The Official Pokemon Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By Pokemon

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $19.74
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            Gotta catch 'em all! Become a true Pokemon master with this ultimate guide to Pokemon and the Pokemon universe.

            ISBN 9781408349953
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2016
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Pokemon
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            Knowledge Encyclopedia Science!

            Knowledge Encyclopedia Science! (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $48.00
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            An amazing encyclopedia with a ground-breaking new visual approach to science, illustrated with jaw-dropping details of the natural world and the wonders of the Universe.Stunning computer-generated images pack the pages of this encyclopedia to reveal and explain spectacular aspec...ts of the scientific world. Bursting with astonishing 3D images, Knowledge Encyclopedia Science! shows core science in stunning detail, from atomic particles and universal forces to life in all its diversity.Illustrated in colour throughout, this book is packed with essential information and quirky facts that will appeal to both curious children and interested adults. Easy-to-read, informative text encourages reading, and stunning artworks created with the latest CGI technology make it fun for families to learn something new on every page.Adopting an inventive approach to science that goes beyond the basic school curriculum, Knowledge Encyclopedia Science! interweaves core physics, chemistry, and biology topics with space exploration, life on Earth, and amazing views inside the human body, while chapters on materials and machines bring fundamental forces and chemical reactions to life.A perfect gift book for children aged 9 +, this science encyclopedia will become an indispensable homework aid for every household.
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            ISBN 9780241317815
            Released NZ 30 Jul 2018
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Knowledge Encyclopedia
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            Inventions A Children's Encyclopedia

            Inventions A Children's Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $48.00
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            This stunning visual guide explores and explains the greatest inventions, ideas, and discoveries throughout the ages, and introduces their inventors.Discover the first inventions, from fire, stone tools, and the wheel to ploughs and paper, that shaped societies and grew mighty ci...vilizations and empires such as those in ancient Greece, ancient Rome, and ancient China. In the centuries that followed, Eureka moments abounded, with James Watt's steam engine during the Industrial Revolution, Henry Ford's car assembly line at the start of the 20th century, the Wright brothers' flying machines, Thomas Edison's light bulb, John Logie Baird's television, and so much more. Read about more recent, era-defining moments during the Digital Revolution, such as the first website developed by Tim Berners-Lee, and the growth in the use of robotics in industry and at home.Inventions A Children's Encyclopedia reveals the stories behind both crucial and quirky contraptions, products of the world's most brilliant minds.
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            ISBN 9780241317822
            Released NZ 30 Jul 2018
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things: For Little Learners Who Want to Know Everything

            My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things: For Little Learners Who Want to Know Everything (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $37.00
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            Full of fun facts, colourful illustrations, and games that will feed a child's imagination and quench their thirst for knowledge, whilst supporting the National Curriculum. My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things is the perfect book for children from 4 - 7 years of age. Supporti...ng the national curriculum and providing all the information young minds need and much more, My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things is split into four sections, All About Me, Animals, People, and My Planet, covering everything from the continents to the blue whale in fun and engaging ways. Bursting with knowledge and loads of very important things to set young minds alight.
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            ISBN 9780241224939
            Released NZ 29 Aug 2016
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series My Very Important Encyclopedias
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            Knowledge Encyclopedia: Updated and expanded edition

            Knowledge Encyclopedia: Updated and expanded edition (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $55.00
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            Change the way you see the world with a groundbreaking visual approach to the wonders of our planet. From Viking raiders and Samurai warriors to robotics and chemical reactions, amazing animals, the human body, the marvels of history, and more are visualized in incredible detail,... inside and out, providing a mind-blowing introduction to every aspect of human knowledge. You'll find yourself utterly absorbed as complex subjects become clear through engaging explanations, incredible illustrations, phenomenal photographs and jaw-dropping 3D images.This fully updated edition will continue to fascinate young readers with its microscopic detail and amazing facts on tons of topics. Explore the universe, from the inside of an atom to enormous galaxies, then discover the explosive science behind a fireworks display. Take a look at what makes the human brain so special and find out how our bodies cells make energy. Journey through history from the earliest life forms to our hairiest ancestors and then right up to our world today.
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            ISBN 9780241287316
            Released NZ 2 Jul 2018
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Knowledge Encyclopedia
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            Picturepedia: An Encyclopedia on Every Page

            Picturepedia: An Encyclopedia on Every Page (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $55.00
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            Packed with over 10,000 photographs and illustrations, this book helps you to explore the wonders of history, space, the natural world and more. It is suitable for homework, projects and young curious minds.

            ISBN 9780241186985
            Released NZ 23 Sep 2015
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Why? Encyclopedia: Brilliant Answers to Baffling Questions

            Why? Encyclopedia: Brilliant Answers to Baffling Questions (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $30.00
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            Answers trivia questions for kids with exciting and colourful 3D digital illustrations. This book brings key subjects such as science, geography and history to life, through beautiful 3D images and a fun interactive question and answer format, making facts for kids fun and engagi...ng.
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            ISBN 9781409352075
            Released NZ 23 Jul 2014
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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