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            The Science of Goo!: From Saliva and Slime to Frogspawn and Fungus

            The Science of Goo!: From Saliva and Slime to Frogspawn and Fungus (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $17.99
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            Get to grips with the glorious world of goop and gunk, from vomit, pus, and snot, to super glue, snail slime, and sticky plants, in this compendium of gunk. If you've ever wondered how much snot you make, how strong a spider's web can be, or why hippos go pink, this is the book f...or you. Blending laugh-out-loud fun with strange but true science, this book explores all manner of gunge, sludge, ooze, and goo! The next book in DK's best selling It Can't Be True! series, It Can't Be True! Goo! is here to give you a new appreciation of the weird and wonderful world of gooey matter, in all its many kinds and wherever it shows up. Fun CGI illustrations and stunning photography will bring goo to life alongside fun trivia and scientific explanations to make you an expert in all things sludgy. Did you know that super glue was first used to treat wounds in WW1? Or that sea cucumbers can vomit their sticky stomach and intestines when threatened, yet still survive? Let It Can't Be True! Goo! be your one-stop shop for everything gooey.
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            ISBN 9780241432303
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            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

            • RRP: $64.99
            • $51.99
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            • Pub Date
              7 Oct 20

            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
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            Weird But True Dinosaurs: 300 Dino-Mite Facts to Sink Your Teeth into
             

            Weird But True Dinosaurs: 300 Dino-Mite Facts to Sink Your Teeth into (Paperback)

            By Geographic Kids, National

            • RRP: $19.50
            • $16.47
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            Weird But True! is going prehistoric! This new addition to the wildly popular, mind-blowing, fact-packed series is taking on the jaws and claws that ruled the Mesozoic world.

            ISBN 9781426337505
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher National Geographic Kids
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Weird But True
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            I Can't Believe It!: The Most Amazing Facts About Our Incredible World

            I Can't Believe It!: The Most Amazing Facts About Our Incredible World (Paperback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $24.00
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            Dive into a world of fascinating facts and cool comparisons about our world, from the very bottom of the ocean - which is as deep as 29 Empire State buildings - to the planets of the solar system, and everything in between! Do you know which flower is taller than a human? Or how ...many Earths could fit inside Jupiter? Or if it is true that we only use 10% of our brains? Whatever the topic, this fact-tastic compendium will uncover the story behind the weirdest wonders of our world - from intriguing animals and astounding nature, to the mysteries of science, history, geography, the human body, and more! Packed full of amazing real-life photographs, extraordinary illustrated comparisons, and myth-busting true-or-false questions, this book tells you all the things you really want to know about our incredible world. A compilation of favourite stories from the four best-selling DK titles It Can't be True!, True or False?, Strange but True, and It Can't Be True! 2, I Can't Believe It! is the ultimate companion for any fact-hungry child. It will astound and amaze you, over and over again!
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            ISBN 9780241440582
            Released NZ 18 Aug 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            The Official Pokemon Encyclopedia: Updated and Expanded
             

            The Official Pokemon Encyclopedia: Updated and Expanded (Hardback)

            By The Pokemon Company International

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $27.64
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            • Pub Date
              13 Oct 20

            Find out everything there is to know about the world of Pokemon with this ultimate Encyclopedia, newly updated and expanded to include new regions, characters and Trainers.

            ISBN 9781408358542
            Released NZ 13 Oct 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Pokemon
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            Star Wars: Book of Lists: 100 Lists Compiling a Galaxy's Worth of Trivia

            Star Wars: Book of Lists: 100 Lists Compiling a Galaxy's Worth of Trivia (Hardback)

            By Horton, Cole

            • RRP: $39.99
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            Star Wars: The Book of Lists takes a fascinating look at the galaxy far, far away through trivia culled from both on-screen and off over the history of the franchise. More than a simple accounting of fan-favorite characters or biggest opening weekends, this book is a compendium o...f the most compelling facts about the saga and fandom summarized in 100 lists. Find out these fun facts and more with comprehensive lists covering everything you'd want to know about the characters, creatures, ships, planets, and more: * Which character has been to the most planets? * What are the deadliest creatures in the galaxy? * Who shared the most memorable kisses? * Which actors have voiced the most characters? * What are some of the most surprising cameos? Compiling a galaxy's worth of trivia and information about the Star Wars Universe,Star Wars: The Book of Lists is an entertainingly accessible trivia format for both hardcore fans and casual viewers.
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            ISBN 9781760507213
            Published NZ 1 Jul 2020
            Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Every Second: 100 Lightning Strikes, 8,000 Scoops of Ice Cream, 200,000 Text Messages, 3 Million Litres of Cow Burps ... and Other Incredible Things That Happen Each Second Around the World
             

            Every Second: 100 Lightning Strikes, 8,000 Scoops of Ice Cream, 200,000 Text Messages, 3 Million Litres of Cow Burps ... and Other Incredible Things That Happen Each Second Around the World (Hardback)

            By Gibert, Bruno

            • RRP: $41.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            Reveals fascinating facts about our planet - a unique, informative book of numbers, full of surprises!

            ISBN 9781912920297
            Released NZ 1 May 2020
            Publisher What on Earth Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            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
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            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
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            My First Book of Comparisons: How the world measures up

            My First Book of Comparisons: How the world measures up (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Seixas, Ana; By Gifford, Clive

            • RRP: $27.99
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            My First Book of Comparisons is a compelling and entertaining picture book for curious kids aged 5 and up. Exciting visual comparisons and fascinating facts help children measure and compare the world around them. From planets to plants, machines to monsoons, and babies to bugs -... this book covers and compares it all!
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            ISBN 9781782409359
            Released NZ 3 Mar 2020
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            An Adventurer's Guide to Outer Space

            An Adventurer's Guide to Outer Space (Hardback)

            By Thomas, Isabel; Illustrated by Imamura, Yas; Foreword by Hawking, Lucy

            • RRP: $35.00
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            Blast off on an interactive voyage beyond the stars! Pack your spacesuit and join adventurer Mia on a spellbinding journey to the depths of the universe, spotting spectacular constellations, discovering new asteroids and counting the sparkling rings of Saturn. On your way, you ca...n visit: - the Moon and Sun - the International Space Station - Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune - the Asteroid Belt - the Dwarf Planets - the Kuiper Belt - Exoplanets - the Milky Way and distant galaxies With simple descriptions and everyday comparisons, this interactive book will inspire and excite the adventurers of the future.
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            ISBN 9780241360705
            Released NZ 15 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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