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            Sportopedia: Explore more than 50 sports from around the world

            Sportopedia: Explore more than 50 sports from around the world (Hardback, First Edition, New Edition)

            Illustrated by Long, Mark; By Skinner, Adam

            • RRP: $32.99
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            Sportopedia is your ultimate guide to the diverse world of sport. From the best known to the most obscure, this guide showcases team sports, target sports, as well as track and field, aquatic sports and much more.

            ISBN 9781786030849
            Released NZ 29 Aug 2018
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            National Geographic Kids Readers: Penguins
             

            National Geographic Kids Readers: Penguins (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Schreiber, Anne

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            Introduces kids to the many species of penguins, with emphasis on oddness. This book lets kids know that the Emperor Penguin is the same size as they are, and Dads are a lot like Mums in the penguin world. It also includes some basic penguin facts.

            ISBN 9781426304262
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2009
            Publisher National Geographic Kids
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series National Geographic Kids Readers: Level 2
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            Timelines of Everything: From woolly mammoths to world wars

            Timelines of Everything: From woolly mammoths to world wars (Hardback)

            By DK; Contributions by Institution, Smithsonian

            • RRP: $48.00
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            Explore an illustrated history of the world through over 140 timelines for kids. From dinosaurs and Vikings to the history of cinema and espionage, discover incredible world history in this lavish collection of timelines.Jam-packed with surprising facts and amazing details, such ...as the most bloodthirsty pirate of all time and the first crime to be solved by studying fingerprints, Timelines of Everything will take you on a whirlwind journey through an illustrated history of time, from the Big Bang to the modern world.More than 140 timelines give you all the general knowledge you need - and even some surprising trivia you don't! Must-know topics and alternative history are showcased with beautiful, detailed illustrations and straightforward, easy-to-read text. Whether you want to know key breakthroughs that set the Industrial Revolution in motion or defining moments in the history of fashion, you'll find it all here. With timelines on a diverse range of subjects, Timelines of Everything is the ultimate guide to history for kids.
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            ISBN 9780241302323
            Released NZ 15 Oct 2018
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            LEGO (R) Ninjago Character Encyclopedia Updated and Expanded: With Minifigure

            LEGO (R) Ninjago Character Encyclopedia Updated and Expanded: With Minifigure (Hardback, Updated Edition, Contains 1 Hardback and 1 Toy)

            By DK

            • RRP: $37.00
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            Features Kai ZX, the Ninja of Fire; learn about their weapons, the vehicles, the dragons and the exotic locations from the NINJAGO universe.

            ISBN 9780241232484
            Released NZ 30 May 2016
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            LEGO (R) Ninjago The Visual Dictionary: Includes Zane Rebooted Minifigure
             

            LEGO (R) Ninjago The Visual Dictionary: Includes Zane Rebooted Minifigure (Hardback)

            By Dolan, Hannah

            • RRP: $37.00
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            Features Lego Ninjago minifigures, including great heroes, mortal enemies and amazing weapons. This title helps you discover everything there is to know about the Lego Ninjago universe with this bright, colourful and comprehensive guide.

            ISBN 9781409355854
            Released NZ 24 Sep 2014
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Explanatorium of Nature

            Explanatorium of Nature (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $50.00
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            Using jaw-dropping, up-close photography, explore the natural world in stunning detail and find out how everything in nature works and why. From fruit to flowers, from shells to sharks, from ants to elephants, this extraordinary new encyclopedia will keep animal and nature enthus...iasts aged 9 and over, utterly absorbed by amazing, close-up images. Explanatorium of Nature is the perfect way to find out about everything in nature works and why fungi, plants, animals, arthropods, fish, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and ecosystems exist and what they mean for our world. Discover how spiders spin webs, how fur works, how flying works, how snakes kill, and , much more. Children will spend hours pouring over the incredible details in nature, from the spines on a stinging nettle and lichen growing on a tree to the suckers on an iguana's feet. Using never-before-seen cross sections, macro, time lapse, x-ray, infrared and ultraviolet close-up pictures, this is nature as you've never seen it before.
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            ISBN 9780241286845
            Released NZ 30 Oct 2017
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Inventions A Children's Encyclopedia

            Inventions A Children's Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $48.00
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            This stunning visual guide explores and explains the greatest inventions, ideas, and discoveries throughout the ages, and introduces their inventors.Discover the first inventions, from fire, stone tools, and the wheel to ploughs and paper, that shaped societies and grew mighty ci...vilizations and empires such as those in ancient Greece, ancient Rome, and ancient China. In the centuries that followed, Eureka moments abounded, with James Watt's steam engine during the Industrial Revolution, Henry Ford's car assembly line at the start of the 20th century, the Wright brothers' flying machines, Thomas Edison's light bulb, John Logie Baird's television, and so much more. Read about more recent, era-defining moments during the Digital Revolution, such as the first website developed by Tim Berners-Lee, and the growth in the use of robotics in industry and at home.Inventions A Children's Encyclopedia reveals the stories behind both crucial and quirky contraptions, products of the world's most brilliant minds.
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            ISBN 9780241317822
            Released NZ 30 Jul 2018
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Dinosaurs: A Visual Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition
             

            Dinosaurs: A Visual Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $63.99
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            An illustrated look at dinosaurs as well as prehistoric life forms that preceded them, life forms that arose after their demise, and the fossils that allow us to know about them.

            ISBN 9781465470119
            Released NZ 3 Apr 2018
            Publisher DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series Visual Encyclopedia
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            Art A Children's Encyclopedia

            Art A Children's Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By DK; Taylor, Susie

            • RRP: $45.00
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            This beautiful art book for children charts the evolution of the greatest cultural achievements in painting, sculpture and photography. Art: A Children's Encyclopedia traces the development of painting, from prehistoric cave drawings to the Mona Lisa to contemporary street art. G...et to grips with world-famous sculptures, including the Terracotta Army and Michelangelo's David. Find out about photography, from pinhole cameras to digital imagery and iconic photography such as Neil Leifer's Ali versus Liston. With amazing facts, clear explanations, and stunning photography, Art: A Children's Encyclopedia is the essential introduction to the art world for children.
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            ISBN 9780241297650
            Released NZ 31 Jul 2017
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal!: The Animal Kingdom as you've Never Seen it Before

            Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal!: The Animal Kingdom as you've Never Seen it Before (Hardback)

            By DK

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            From the wings of the almighty albatross to the deadly facts of the great white shark, Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal! transports you into the jaw-dropping, heart-thumping, pulse-racing world of the animal kingdom. Exploring everything from habitats and ecosystems to senses and re...spiration, Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal! is easy to follow and full of fun facts for kids. Bursting with amazing 3D images, the animals are brought to life, from the tiniest of crustaceans to the mightiest of mammals, in a brand new, all-encompassing animal expedition. Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal! allows you to take a closer look at the ever-evolving world of your favourite animals and is perfect for children aged 9 and up. Get ready to bring the animal kingdom to rip-roaring life!
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            ISBN 9780241228418
            Released NZ 17 Oct 2016
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Knowledge Encyclopedia
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