Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Publication Country
          Latest Additions
          Language
            Price
            -

            General Encyclopedias

            Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

            Total 317 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›
            Guinness World Records 2021
              

            Guinness World Records 2021 (Hardback)

            By World Records, Guinness

            • RRP: $49.99
            • $44.99
            • Save $5.00
            • Ready to ship

            Welcome to the 2021 edition of the world's best-selling annual book! The fully redesigned and updated best-seller is packed with thousands of incredible new feats and remarkable achievements that will allow you to Discover Your World!

            ISBN 9781913484071
            Released NZ 8 Sep 2020
            Publisher Guinness World Records Limited
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            1 Ready to ship - Allow 3-5 days
            500 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
            View details for this title
            Britannica All New Children's Encyclopedia: What We Know & What We Don't

            Britannica All New Children's Encyclopedia: What We Know & What We Don't (Hardback)

            Edited by Lloyd, Christopher; Foreword by Luebering, J.E., Editorial Director, Encyclopaedia Britannica

            The first new children's Britannica encyclopedia to be published in more than eight years, with all new material, specially commissioned illustrations, and awe-inspiring information from world-experts across all aspects of knowledge

            ISBN 9781912920471
            Released NZ 7 Oct 2020
            Publisher What on Earth Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Not currently available
            View details for this title
            Britannica All New Kids' Encyclopedia: What We Know & What We Don't
             

            Britannica All New Kids' Encyclopedia: What We Know & What We Don't (Hardback)

            Edited by Lloyd, Christopher; Foreword by Luebering, J. E.; By Group, Britannica

            • RRP: $63.99
            • $53.77
            • Save $10.22
            • Pre Release International

            The first new children's Britannica encyclopedia to be published in more than eight years, with all new material, specially commissioned illustrations, and awe-inspiring information from world-experts across all aspects of knowledge

            ISBN 9781912920488
            Released NZ 13 Oct 2020
            Publisher Britannica Books
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 13 Oct 2020
            View details for this title
            How Many Spots Has a Cheetah Got?: Number Facts From Around the World
             

            How Many Spots Has a Cheetah Got?: Number Facts From Around the World (Paperback)

            By Martin, Steve; Davenport, Amber

            • RRP: $32.50
            • $24.83
            • Save $7.67
            • Internationally sourced

            Packed with awesome facts, stats and figures about every topic imaginable - from sharks and stars to knights and pirates - there's tons to explore and discover.

            ISBN 9781780556932
            Released NZ 24 Sep 2020
            Publisher Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Picturepedia: an encyclopedia on every page

            Picturepedia: an encyclopedia on every page (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $70.00
            • $52.50
            • Save $17.50
            • In Stock At Publisher

            An elaborate photographic guide exploring a mindblowing spectrum of topics in a fun and accessible display. Did you know that more than half of the human body's weight is water, and that a Koi Carp can live for more than 200 years? First published in 2015, Picturepedia has been r...evamped into a more thrilling edition that will take you on a visual odyssey. From incredible insects and musical instruments to spacecraft and prehistoric life, Picturepedia gives you a world of information on every page. Jam-packed with thousands of pictures and fascinating facts about science, nature, culture, sports and history, Picturepedia is the ultimate visual encyclopedia. This brilliant book is crammed with stunning photographs, gripping information and explanatory diagrams that allows for fascinating discoveries.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780241426371
            Released NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            277 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals

            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals (Hardback)

            By Bayly, Sami

            • RRP: $37.99
            • $28.49
            • Save $9.50
            • In Stock At Publisher

            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.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780734419019
            Published NZ 24 Sep 2019
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
            612 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
            View details for this title
            The Visual Encyclopedia

            The Visual Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $90.00
            • $67.50
            • Save $22.50
            • Pre Release Local

            This landmark piece of reference publishing offers a reliable, visually stunning, and family-friendly alternative to online information sources. Packed with carefully curated content, the pages of this illustrated encyclopedia are designed to be accessible and illuminating to a w...ide range of readers, and parents and teachers can be confident that children won't see any unwanted content. Featuring accessible and authoritative information, this book is a comprehensive guide to a wide range of human knowledge, and its text is integrated with clear artworks and informative, illuminating photography to bring general knowledge vividly to life. The scope of content in The Visual Encyclopedia makes it stand alone as a self-contained family reference guide, and it covers the fields of science, nature, space, history, the arts, technology, leisure, and more. The information is organized thematically to make navigation easy, and clear signposting highlights connections between subjects. Whether you want to find the answer to a question, read about a particular area of interest, or simply browse a range of subjects at leisure, this accessible, family-friendly reference guide offers a trustworthy source of knowledge and enjoyment.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780241340691
            Released NZ 20 Oct 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            821 Available for pre-order, ships once released
            View details for this title
            My First Encyclopedia
             

            My First Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By Various

            • RRP: $35.00
            • $28.00
            • Save $7.00
            • Pub Date
              2 Dec 20

            A great introduction for young children to ever-popular topics, with charming pictures and simple text perfect for reading and talking about with young children. Topics covered include Our World, Space, Science, My Body, Animals, Dinosaurs and Long Ago.

            ISBN 9781474968683
            Released NZ 2 Dec 2020
            Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Availability
            24 Available for pre-order, ships once released
            View details for this title
            Knowledge Encyclopedia Ocean!: Our Watery World As You've Never Seen It Before

            Knowledge Encyclopedia Ocean!: Our Watery World As You've Never Seen It Before (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $48.00
            • $36.00
            • Save $12.00
            • In Stock At Publisher

            Dive into our planet's largest and least explored world in this stunning encyclopedia of everything ocean - including whales, waves, wrecks, wind farms, and more! Using 3D computer illustrations to show cross-section views and a level of detail you can't find in other books, this... children's ocean encyclopedia takes you on a world tour of the waters that cover 70 percent of our planet. Including sharks, jellyfish, turtles, dolphins, octopuses, penguins, and seahorses, you will see the fish, invertebrates, and other animals that call the ocean home and learn how their anatomy and behaviour is adapted to deal with a watery habitat. Discover the geography, geology, and ecology that lies beneath the waves - from the dramatic landscapes of the deepest trench and the longest mountain range on Earth, to coastal coral reefs and kelp forests teeming with life. Find out, too, about the science behind the seas. How do islands form? What are tsunamis? How can you help with marine conservation? Beautifully illustrated and packed full of facts, Knowledge Encyclopedia Ocean is the ultimate reference book for children curious about our planet's watery world.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780241412886
            Released NZ 4 Aug 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Knowledge Encyclopedias
            Availability
            629 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            500 Things You Didn't Know: ... But Do Now!
             

            500 Things You Didn't Know: ... But Do Now! (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Barnes, Samantha; Enright, Dominique; MacDonald, Guy; Morgan, Matthew

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $19.99
            • Save $5.00
            • Pub Date
              8 Dec 20

            Packed with over 500 fascinating facts, tricks and teasers, this book is the perfect companion for curious young minds.

            ISBN 9781780557243
            Released NZ 8 Dec 2020
            Publisher Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
            View details for this title
            Total 317 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›