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            It Can't Be True! Animals!: Unbelievable Facts About Amazing Animals

            It Can't Be True! Animals!: Unbelievable Facts About Amazing Animals (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $30.00
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            Packed with mind-blowing facts and awesome illustrations, this brilliant book explores the weird and wonderful world of animals. Did you know the weight of one blue whale is the same as 32 Asian elephants? Can you believe that the quantity of sugary nectar a hummingbird needs to ...sip each day to keep its wings beating is equivalent to a human drinking 2,880 cans of fizzy drink! But it can't be true , you say. Yes, it really is! It Can't Be True!Animals brings you record-breaking facts, amazing true stories of heroic animals, and unbelievable animal activity that you can see for yourself. Eye-popping photos, and unique illustrations show you what the numbers mean, comparing the extraordinary with the familiar. From the coconut crab that grows bigger than a basketball to the ruppel vulture that soars higher than an aeroplane, this unique book for kids shows you what other books can only tell you. With stories across all the main animal groups - invertebrates, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals - It Can't Be True! Animals is the perfect book for children who are curious about animals.
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            ISBN 9780241340684
            Released NZ 3 Mar 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            SG NCEA Level 2 Biology Study Guide
             

            SG NCEA Level 2 Biology Study Guide (Paperback, New edition)

            By Roberts, Anna

            • RRP: $36.99
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            Level 2 Biology Study Guide covers all eight NCEA Level 2 Biology Achievement Standards: the three externally assessed Standards 2.4, 2.5 and 2.7 the five internally assessed Standards 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.6 and 2.8. These Standards are based on The New Zealand Curriculum.

            ISBN 9780947504915
            Published NZ 14 Feb 2020
            Publisher ESA Publications
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
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            The DNA Book: Discover what makes you you
             

            The DNA Book: Discover what makes you you (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $24.00
            • $18.00
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            • Pub Date
              28 Apr 20

            Without DNA there wouldn't be life - this awesome molecule holds the code that allows living things to grow, develop, and make copies of themselves. It's inside every living plant and animal, from the tiniest seed to the person standing next to you, but how much do you know about... DNA? This book introduces children aged 7-9 to the amazing science of genetics and what makes you you. From why we have different coloured eyes to why we age, this book gives children an in-depth look at DNA and its role in all living things. Discover what DNA is, what is does, and how it shapes our lives, including inheritance and why we look like our parents; forensic science and how DNA evidence helps catch criminals; and genetic engineering and if we could bring dinosaurs back to life. With fun illustrated DNA characters, clear diagrams, and fascinating photographs, children will love learning about themselves and this all-important molecule. The DNA Book is packed with colourful illustrations and mind-boggling facts, perfect for curious young minds. It's a great addition to any STEAM library and decodes how DNA underpins life on Earth.
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            ISBN 9780241411018
            Released NZ 28 Apr 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Which New Zealand Spider?
             

            Which New Zealand Spider? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Crowe, Andrew

            • RRP: $26.00
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            A book that makes it simple to identify a spider and learn about its lifestyle. All spiders commonly seen in New Zealand will be covered - native and introduced.

            ISBN 9780143006435
            Published NZ 5 Dec 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 7-11 years
            Series Which
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            Argh! There's a Skeleton Inside You!

            Argh! There's a Skeleton Inside You! (Hardback)

            By Ben-Barak, Idan; Frost, Julian

            • RRP: $22.99
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            Quog and Oort are on their way to Kevin's birthday party. Unfortunately, their spaceship has crashed. Pick up this book to lend them a hand! An interstellar exploration of hands and what's inside them, from the award-winning creators of the internationally successful Do Not Lick ...This Book.
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            ISBN 9781760631635
            Published NZ 5 Aug 2019
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 4-6 years
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            Body Bits: Hair-raising Human Body Facts
             

            Body Bits: Hair-raising Human Body Facts (Hardback)

            By Mason, Paul; Illustrated by Smith, Dave

            • RRP: $29.99
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            • Pub Date
              14 Apr 20

            Bizarre, incredible and downright gross facts about human and animal bodies

            ISBN 9781526312884
            Released NZ 14 Apr 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Body Bits
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            Body Bits: Astounding Animal Body Facts
             

            Body Bits: Astounding Animal Body Facts (Hardback)

            By Mason, Paul; Illustrated by Smith, Dave

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            • Pub Date
              14 Apr 20

            Bizarre, incredible and downright gross facts about human and animal bodies

            ISBN 9781526313430
            Released NZ 14 Apr 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Body Bits
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            SuperSimple Biology: The Ultimate Bitesize Study Guide
             

            SuperSimple Biology: The Ultimate Bitesize Study Guide (Paperback)

            By DK; Contributions by Institution, Smithsonian

            • RRP: $30.00
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            • Pub Date
              19 May 20

            From reproduction to respiration and enzymes to ecosystems, this guide makes complex topics easy to grasp at a glance. Perfect support for coursework, homework, and exam revision. Each topic is fully illustrated to support the information, make the facts crystal clear, and bring ...the science to life. For key ideas, How it Works and Look Closer boxes explain the theory with the help of simple graphics. And for revision, a handy Key Facts box provides a simple summary you can check back on later. With clear, concise coverage of all the core biology topics, Super Simple Biology is the perfect accessible guide to biology for children, supporting classwork, and making studying for exams the easiest it's ever been.
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            ISBN 9780241390467
            Released NZ 19 May 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series SuperSimple
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            Living Things Need Light
             

            Living Things Need Light (Library Binding)

            By Aleo, Karen

            • RRP: $48.50
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            Living things need sunlight. Without light plants, animals, and humans would not be able to survive. Young readers will discover the ways that different living things use sunlight. --

            ISBN 9781977108869
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2019
            Publisher Pebble Books
            Interest Age 4-8 years
            Series What Living Things Need
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            Explanatorium of Science
             

            Explanatorium of Science (Hardback)

            By DK; Foreword by Winston, Robert

            • RRP: $48.00
            • $36.00
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            The only science encyclopedia for children you'll ever need, with amazing ?photography that shows and explains how chemistry, physics, and biology work. Watch as mixtures merge and matter changes state. Discover how some chemical changes can be reversed, yet others can't, and why... some reactions go with a bang! See bacteria at work in the world around us, and even inside the human digestive system. Understand the tricks that light plays and unlock the secrets of electricity to find out how it powers the bulbs in your home. Whether it's elements, evolution, or energy, the world of science is brought to life by stunning photographic explanations that answer the biggest and smallest questions about our Universe. Packed full of astounding close-up images, Explanatorium of Science is the ultimate guide to how the world works, explaining every aspect of science from gigantic galaxies to tiny cells and miniscule atoms.
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            ISBN 9780241359488
            Released NZ 3 Sep 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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