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              Climbing Trees and Muddy Knees: The kids guide to getting unplugged and getting outside
                

              Climbing Trees and Muddy Knees: The kids guide to getting unplugged and getting outside (Paperback)

              By Farndon, John

              • RRP: $41.99
              • $41.99
              • Pub Date
                1 Apr 20

              Wild Thing is a beautifully illustrated and fun practical guide to discover and enjoy the great outdoors. In this book there are over 50 brilliant activities and adventures that take you outdoors. Climb trees, make camps, track wildlife, and learn how to navigate by the stars, ti...e knots and much, much more.
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              ISBN 9781910684269
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2020
              Publisher Hungry Tomato Ltd
              Interest Age Children
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 1 Apr 2020
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              Brain Benders: Puzzles, tricks and illusions to get your mind buzzing!
               

              Brain Benders: Puzzles, tricks and illusions to get your mind buzzing! (Hardback)

              By Farndon, John

              • RRP: $41.99
              • $41.99
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              Brain Benders is the ultimate test for your brain. It engages all your mental skills- imagination, mathematical, linguistic, lateral thinking and more. Amazing optical illusions, tricks and puzzles devised by one of the world's leading experts, that will get them thinking outside... the box.
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              ISBN 9781910684801
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher Hungry Tomato Ltd
              Interest Age 5-12 years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
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              102 Things To Do: Projects, Activities & Adventure for connecting with friends, family & your World
               

              102 Things To Do: Projects, Activities & Adventure for connecting with friends, family & your World (Hardback)

              By Farndon, John

              • RRP: $41.99
              • $41.99
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              102 BRILLIANT THINGS TO DO Expand your world, learn new skills, discover hidden talents, get to know nature, help other people, share ideas, feel good and have LOTS of fun with your friends (or on your own) with these 102 stimulating projects to do indoors and out.

              ISBN 9781913077303
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher Hungry Tomato Ltd
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              Stickmen's Guide to How Things Work: Discover How Planes, Trains, Automobiles and Other Great Machines Work
               

              Stickmen's Guide to How Things Work: Discover How Planes, Trains, Automobiles and Other Great Machines Work (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Paul, John; By Farndon, John

              • RRP: $42.50
              • $42.50
              • Pre Release International

              Join the savvy, accident prone Stickmen on a journey of discovery of how things work. From gigantic machines to submarines and aircraft carriers. How helicopters hover and high-speed trains stay on the line using powerful magnets. View inner and outer workings and discover what m...akes these amazing machines special. Find out about... how rip-roaring roller-coasters stay on the tracks the airplane that flew round the world, powered just by the sun why hovercrafts need giant fans to keep afloat why one of the largest machines in the world has to be buried underground ... and much more. Clear, cut-away illustrations and diagrams reveal mechanisms at work, with the Stickmen always on hand to share facts (and jokes), explain functions - and even help to load baggage onto a plane! About the Stickmen Series Fun, accessible and lively books that explain and show how things work, each of these awesome books feature cut-away friendly illustrations, diagrams and fascinating nuggets of information - making (sometimes difficult) subjects easy to grasp. And the accident-prone Stickmen characters add a touch of humor to these engaging topics.
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              ISBN 9781913077167
              Released NZ 16 Mar 2020
              Publisher Beetle Books
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Stickmen's Guides
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 16 Mar 2020
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              Stickmen's Guide to Your Body: A Stickman Bonanza on Your Brilliant Brain, Gurgling Guts, Beating Heart and Muscles and Bones All Work
               

              Stickmen's Guide to Your Body: A Stickman Bonanza on Your Brilliant Brain, Gurgling Guts, Beating Heart and Muscles and Bones All Work (Hardback, 2nd ed.)

              Illustrated by Dean, Venetia; By Farndon, John

              • RRP: $42.50
              • $42.50
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              Just think - everything you do (and think!) - is handled by the extraordinary computer inside your head. Your heart beats more than once every second. Ber-boom. What happens to every yummy mouthful from the moment you chew it? How your muscles let you run, jump - or just stay sti...ll to read this book! Let the knowledgeable and funny Stickmen show you around - inside you and out! Find out why lightning reflexes keep you safe burly white cells fight off bugs the army of acids in your stomach digest your food bones are really soft inside - and they-re always busy! Along the way you'll discover the longest and strongest muscle, how poo is manufactured, why you need two trillion blood cells, which part of your brain has your bright ideas! Clear cut-away illustrations and fact-filled nuggets of text reveal the many, many reasons why you-re so special. About the Stickmen Series Fun, accessible and lively books that explain and show how things work, each title in the Stickmen series features cut-away friendly illustrations, diagrams and fascinating nuggets of information - making (sometimes difficult) subjects easy to grasp. And the accident-prone stickmen add a touch of humor to these all important topics.
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              ISBN 9781913077174
              Released NZ 30 Mar 2020
              Publisher Beetle Books
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Stickmen's Guides
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 30 Mar 2020
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              Recycled Art: Making great art from cardboard boxes, paper rolls, plates, cups and egg cartons
               

              Recycled Art: Making great art from cardboard boxes, paper rolls, plates, cups and egg cartons (Hardback)

              By Farndon, John

              • RRP: $41.99
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              RECYCLED ART FROM OLD RUBBISH has projects that will inspire kids to become wildly creative. Create animals out of paper rolls and some happy hens from an egg box. Don't throw away cardboard boxes you can make a puppet show and put on a performance!

              ISBN 9781913077297
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2020
              Publisher Hungry Tomato Ltd
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              The Natural World

              The Natural World (Hardback)

              By Farndon, John; Illustrated by Boston, Paul

              • RRP: $32.99
              • $26.39
              • Save $6.60
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              Look at the world differently, with a bird's eye view. The Natural Word takes you on an amazing aerial journey to show you the world in a way you've never seen it, in a series of spectacular panoramic views.

              ISBN 9781786038920
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2019
              Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
              Interest Age 6-9 years
              Series Bird's Eye View
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              Stuff You Should Know About the Human Body

              Stuff You Should Know About the Human Body (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Farndon, John; Illustrated by Hutchinson, Tim

              A fascinating introduction to the human body using large, colourful diagrams brought to life by tiny people performing the actions explained in the text, following on from the successful Stuff You Should Know.

              ISBN 9781784937300
              Released NZ 22 Feb 2017
              Publisher QED Publishing
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Stuff You Should Know
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              Managing Water

              Managing Water (Hardback)

              By Spilsbury, Richard; Coad, John; Farndon, John

              Shows the relevance of science to our everyday lives, relating what is learnt in school to real-world examples familiar or accessible to readers. This title profiles real scientists and their research, providing information and links about careers in the field.

              ISBN 9780431040554
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2009
              Publisher Capstone Global Library Ltd
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Why Science Matters
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              Predicting Earthquakes

              Predicting Earthquakes (Hardback)

              By Solway, Andrew; Coad, John; Farndon, John

              Shows the relevance of science to our everyday lives, relating what is learnt in school to real-world examples familiar or accessible to readers. This title profiles real scientists and their research, providing information and links about careers in the field.

              ISBN 9780431040561
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2009
              Publisher Capstone Global Library Ltd
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Why Science Matters
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