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            The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia

            The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By Burnie, David

            • RRP: $39.99
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            Revised and updated 4th edition of this perfect one-volume go-to reference source on animals

            ISBN 9780753442784
            Released NZ 1 Feb 2019
            Publisher Kingfisher Books Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Kingfisher Encyclopedias
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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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            First Science Encyclopedia: First Reference

            First Science Encyclopedia: First Reference (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Australia, Dk

            • RRP: $26.00
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            This colourful visual encyclopedia explains different sciences using amazing photography, easy introductions and fascinating, clear explanations. The solar system, genetic inheritance, plant biology, weather - these are just a few of the key areas of science that are included in ...this great new encyclopedia for kids. First Science Encyclopedia is the perfect reference book for Australian primary school children wanting to understand the world around them. This book covers four key areas - life science, material science, physical science and earth science - explaining more than 40 topics. Including thousands of colour photos and super-smart content curated especially for Australian learners, the fun and easy layout of First Science Encyclopedia provides the best possible supplement for primary-level science projects, both at home or at school. This book is one of six in the 2019 DK Australia First Reference series, which also includes First Children's Dictionary, Visual Guide to Grammar and Punctuation, First Maths Glossary, First Encyclopedia and First How Things Work Encyclopedia.
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            ISBN 9780143795018
            Published NZ 4 Jun 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 6-8 years
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            DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide New Edition

            DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide New Edition (Hardback)

            By Scott, Melanie; DK

            • RRP: $30.00
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            Is Superman the strongest Super Hero alive? Where is Wonder Woman from? Is Darkseid the most evil Super-Villain ever? Who is the fastest man alive? Who are Batman's allies? Have to know the answers to these questions? Look no further than the DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide: N...ew Edition. Written by DC Comics experts, this illustrated encyclopedia features more than 200 incredible characters and Super Hero teams, including Batman, Harley Quinn, Justice League, and so many more. The DC Comics Universe changed forever following their epic Rebirth event, and so did the characters. This comprehensive guide covers the latest key storylines for each character and includes stunning new images from the comics. It is also packed full of vital statistics and explains each character's super powers, from indestructibility to sorcery. The DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide: New Edition is guaranteed to enthral fans for hours on end. TM & (c) DC Comics. (s18) Previous Edition: 9781405367783
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            ISBN 9780241361375
            Released NZ 5 Mar 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-11 years
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            Encyclopedia of Animals

            Encyclopedia of Animals (Hardback)

            By Howard, Jules; Illustrated by Vogel, Jarom

            • RRP: $32.99
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            A comprehensive guide to the animal kingdom covering: fish, reptiles, invertebrates, amphibians, birds and mammals

            ISBN 9781786034601
            Released NZ 3 Dec 2019
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            The Environment: Explore, create and investigate!

            The Environment: Explore, create and investigate! (Paperback)

            By Litton, Jonathan; Illustrated by Morgan, Paulina

            • RRP: $22.99
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            A fascinating introduction to the environment - the air, soil, water, plants and animals. How do our actions affect the environment and what on Earth can we do about it?

            ISBN 9780711250505
            Released NZ 2 Jun 2020
            Publisher QED Publishing
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series What on Earth?
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            The Harrowing Human Gallery
             

            The Harrowing Human Gallery (Hardback)

            By Wood, John

            • RRP: $41.99
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            The museum of phobias is always open. Will you find your phobia lurking in its corridors? Learn the science behind why we get scared and but be careful - only the bravest can make it to the end of the book. Come and see the insectophobia exhibit on the 2nd floor - it has 20 types... of insect. Check out the thalassophobia exhibit in the basement...
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            ISBN 9781786378774
            Released NZ 7 Nov 2019
            Publisher BookLife Publishing
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series The Museum of Phobias
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            How To Be A Young #Writer

            How To Be A Young #Writer (Paperback)

            By Dictionaries, Oxford; Edge, Christopher; Illustrated by Mulholland, Padhraic

            • RRP: $25.99
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            This book will get you started on your writing journey. It gives practical advice on beating the fear of the blank page, plot structuring, choosing a viewpoint, creating characters, writing killer openings and perfect endings. It will support you as you start writing and keep you... going through to getting people reading your stories.
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            ISBN 9780198376484
            Released NZ 17 Jan 2017
            Publisher Oxford University Press (R)
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Monstrous: The Lore, Gore, and Science Behind Your Favorite Monsters
              

            Monstrous: The Lore, Gore, and Science Behind Your Favorite Monsters (Library Binding)

            Illustrated by Beccia, Carlyn

            • RRP: $42.50
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            An encyclopedia of monsters delves into the history and science behind eight legendary creatures, from Bigfoot and the kraken to zombies and more.Find out each monster's origin story and the real-world history that informed it, and then explore the science of each creature in fun... and surprising ways. Tips and infographics-including monster anatomy, how to survive a vampire attack, and real-life giant creatures of the deep sea-make this a highly visual and fun-to-browse book.
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            ISBN 9781512449167
            Released NZ 1 Feb 2020
            Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Knowledge Encyclopedia Dinosaur!: Over 60 Prehistoric Creatures as You've Never Seen Them Before

            Knowledge Encyclopedia Dinosaur!: Over 60 Prehistoric Creatures as You've Never Seen Them Before (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $48.00
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            Are you curious about fossils, dinosaurs, and prehistoric life? Then dig into this stunning children's encyclopedia. This fully revised edition of Knowledge Encyclopedia: Dinosaur! is loaded with fascinating facts. Did you know that Velociraptor had three large killer claws on ea...ch foot to hunt down prey? Or that the long-necked Diplodocus was as long as three school buses? Can you imagine what a strange life it would be for Saltasaurus with no toes on their front feet? Would you believe that Carcharodon megalodon was an ocean monster with a fearsome bite at least six times stronger than today's great white shark? This dinosaur book for kids reveals more than 60 prehistoric creatures, from the age of the dinosaurs to the Ice Age. Including the Pterodactylus and ferocious Tyrannosaurus, the gigantic snake Titanoboa and mighty woolly mammoth, this book gets you up close and personal with these amazing animals. Packed with jaw-dropping 3D images, if you're mad about dinosaurs and palaeontology, Knowledge Encyclopedia: Dinosaur! is the perfect book for you. Previous Edition: 9781409354673
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            ISBN 9780241364369
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Knowledge Encyclopedia
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