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              Children's Encyclopedia of Knights and Castles
                

              Children's Encyclopedia of Knights and Castles (Hardback)

              By Sheehan, Sean; Elgin, Kathy; Pirotta, Saviour; MacDonald, Fiona; Levy, Patricia

              • RRP: $32.50
              • $25.02
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              • Pub Date
                15 Nov 21

              What was it like to be a castle resident in the Middle Ages? This beautifully illustrated children's reference book explores how knights lived, what their training involved, and the rules of chivalry that governed their behaviour. It also delves into the lives of nobles and serva...nts in the castle. Brought to life by eye-catching re-enactment photographs, this is the definitive children's visual guide to the medieval world! A fantastic, fascinating read for children aged 8+.
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              ISBN 9781398809420
              Publisher Arcturus Editions
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series Arcturus Children's Reference Library
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 15 Nov 2021
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              Children's Encyclopedia of Knights and Castles
                

              Children's Encyclopedia of Knights and Castles (Hardback)

              By Sheehan, Sean; Elgin, Kathy; Pirotta, Saviour; MacDonald, Fiona; Levy, Patricia

              • RRP: $32.50
              • $24.47
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              • Pub Date
                1 Nov 21

              What was it like to be a castle resident in the Middle Ages? This beautifully illustrated children's reference book explores how knights lived, what their training involved, and the rules of chivalry that governed their behaviour. It also delves into the lives of nobles and serva...nts in the castle. Brought to life by eye-catching re-enactment photographs, this is the definitive children's visual guide to the medieval world! A fantastic, fascinating read for children aged 8+. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Arcturus Children's Reference Library series uses stunning photography, fabulous facts and useful diagrams to introduce a variety of subjects - from the animal kingdom to space. Great to dip into, these reference guides are a staple for any child's bookshelf.
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              ISBN 9781398804265
              Publisher Arcturus Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series Arcturus Children's Reference Library
              Language (English)
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 1 Nov 2021
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              Ballet School: Peter and the Wolf

              Ballet School: Peter and the Wolf (Paperback, Illustrated edition)

              By MacDonald, Fiona

              This engrossing new fiction series follows the fortunes and crises of a group of students at an inner-city, multicultural ballet school as they contend with the pressures of dancing, form friendships, and try to discover their place in the world. The first book follows the journe...y of a boy dancer, Peter, as he struggles with being bullied by his peers over his passion and considers giving up ballet, until a chance encounter with a dog and a famous footballer works to change his perspective. Touching on many of the concerns and interests that occupy children in contemporary Britain, these stories will thrill, move and fascinate young readers.
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              ISBN 9781911242376
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2017
              Publisher Salariya Book Company Ltd
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Ballet School
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              You Wouldn't Want To Sail With Christopher Columbus!

              You Wouldn't Want To Sail With Christopher Columbus! (Paperback, Illustrated edition)

              By MacDonald, Fiona; Illustrated by Antram, David

              You are Christopher Columbus, the explorer who accidentally discovered America. Follow Columbus' struggles to finance his journeys, his sometimes infamous behaviour and his final lonely days. You Wouldn't Want To Be is a constantly-growing library of exciting titles which transpo...rt the reader to the grisliest times and places in history. The first-person narrative approach puts the reader in the shoes of some of the most unfortunate people ever to have lived. Humorous cartoon-style illustrations bring the characters to life, while informative captions explain processes or chronological events.
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              ISBN 9781911242437
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2016
              Publisher Salariya Book Company Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series You Wouldn't Want to be
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              You Wouldn't Want To Be In A Medieval Dungeon!

              You Wouldn't Want To Be In A Medieval Dungeon! (Paperback, UK ed.)

              By MacDonald, Fiona; Illustrated by Antram, David

              • RRP: $21.99
              • $17.59
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              In this brand new extended edition, you'll soon find out what it was really like to be in a medieval dungeon! Featuring full-colour illustrations which combine humour and accurate technical detail, this title includes a castle timeline, a guide to spooky castles, and some real-li...fe grisly stories.
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              ISBN 9781909645578
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2014
              Publisher Salariya Book Company Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series You Wouldn't Want to be
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              9 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Oxford Reading Tree: Fact Finders: Unit D: Food: Pack (6 books, 1 of each title)
               

              Oxford Reading Tree: Fact Finders: Unit D: Food: Pack (6 books, 1 of each title) (Multiple copy pack / Other, Contains 6 paperbacks)

              By Fawcett, Valerie; Foster, John; MacDonald, Fiona

              • RRP: $72.99
              • $66.99
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              Presents the non-fiction component of Oxford's popular infant reading scheme, Oxford Reading Tree . This series introduces non-fiction books to infant children, and focus on developing the information retrieval and handling skills. Unit D, 'Food', supports National Curriculum Geo...graphy, History, Science, Technology, and Mathematics.
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              ISBN 9780199166909
              Released NZ 22 Jun 1995
              Publisher Oxford University Press
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              6 Ready to ship - Allow 3-5 days
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              You Wouldn't Want To Be A Suffragette!

              You Wouldn't Want To Be A Suffragette! (Paperback, Illustrated edition)

              By MacDonald, Fiona; Illustrated by Antram, David

              • RRP: $21.99
              • $17.59
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              Told through eyewitness accounts from both sides of the Atlantic this engaging information book recounts the fight for voting equality for women by the suffragettes in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Humourous illustrations and engaging text bring the events to life. The ...informative captions glossary and index make this a great introduction
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              ISBN 9781912537273
              Released NZ 19 Nov 2018
              Publisher Salariya Book Company Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series You Wouldn't Want to be
              Availability
              8 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              100 Facts Ancient Rome Pocket Edition
               

              100 Facts Ancient Rome Pocket Edition (Paperback)

              By MacDonald, Fiona

              • RRP: $9.99
              • $7.33
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              Explore the mighty Roman Empire with this handy pocket-sized book that's bursting with giant facts. Discover why gladiators fought, what aqueducts are for, and why having a bath in ancient Rome was very complicated.

              ISBN 9781786176462
              Publisher Miles Kelly Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Availability
              69 Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              100 Facts on Ancient Greece
               

              100 Facts on Ancient Greece (Paperback)

              By MacDonald, Fiona

              Discover everything you need to know about the history of this influential civilization, including how the Greeks lived and how their ideas have inspired modern sports, entertainment and politics. 100 facts, accompanied by photographs and artwork, will challenge children, acting ...as an incentive as they make their way through the book.
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              ISBN 9781848101272
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2014
              Publisher Miles Kelly Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts
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              Scottish Life and Society Volume 10: Oral Literature and Performance Culture
                

              Scottish Life and Society Volume 10: Oral Literature and Performance Culture (Hardback)

              Edited by Beech, John; Hand, Owen; MacDonald, Fiona

              • RRP: $175.50
              • $168.00
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              Brings together a series of essays by a diverse range of authors on the themes of oral literature and performance culture. This volume covers topics such as narrative collection and performance, music (traditional, folk and classical), Gaelic song and verse, ballads, bothy ballad...s, chapbooks, child lore, dance and, theatre and drama.
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              ISBN 9780859766791
              Publisher Misc - NewSouth
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series A Compendium of Scottish Ethnology
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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