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              Science You Can Eat: Putting what we Eat Under the Microscope

              Science You Can Eat: Putting what we Eat Under the Microscope (Hardback)

              By Gates, Stefan

              • RRP: $30.00
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              Discover the seriously impressive science that goes on every time you cook or eat. This children's book explores the science of food by asking questions you're hungry to know the answers to, and putting them to the test through fun experiments. Science You Can Eat will transform ...your kitchen into a lab through fun food experiments. Cooking is chemistry, and the fun science experiments - such ?as tricking your taste buds, making slime taste delicious, and investigating some of the strangest flavours around will prove it. This exciting kid's book tackles all the tasty science questions you have about food, plus plenty more that you hadn't thought of! Once you understand science, you understand food, so find out why popcorn go pop as you test it out for yourself, explore how taste is affected by smell, then discover whether eating insects is the future of food. Examining interesting ingredients and exciting eating, as well as peeking into the future of food, Science You Can Eat helps you understand what's happening with our food and why. Each page is guaranteed to leave you hungry for more.
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              ISBN 9780241301838
              Released NZ 4 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              SuperSpace: The furthest, largest, most incredible features of our universe

              SuperSpace: The furthest, largest, most incredible features of our universe (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $48.00
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              Bursting with fascinating facts and the latest breathtaking images, this space book for children brings the wonders of the Solar System to life. Find out about the never-ending storms on Jupiter. Learn about the towering volcanoes of Venus - all 1,600 of them, and see the Valles ...Marineris on Mars - a canyon that is ten times longer than Earth's Grand Canyon. Find out many more fascinating super facts about the cosmos with SuperSpace. Based on recent research and discoveries, SuperSpace showcases everything you need to know about the Universe - from the Big Bang to the formation of galaxies, stars, and planets as well as the technology used to explore its unimaginable depths. Fabulous cutaway artworks help to reveal the inner workings of the Sun, planets, and moons as well as space stations and space probes. SuperSpace brings the cosmos to life in a visually compelling and informative way, making it a must-have book for every budding space enthusiast.
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              ISBN 9780241343449
              Released NZ 4 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Ask A Scientist: Professor Robert Winston Answers 100 Big Questions from Kids Around the World!

              Ask A Scientist: Professor Robert Winston Answers 100 Big Questions from Kids Around the World! (Hardback)

              By Winston, Robert

              • RRP: $26.00
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              This fun and friendly science book for kids poses 100 real-life questions from kids to Robert Winston on every aspect of science. Questions cover all the popular science topics, including human body: Why do freckles come in dots on your face? ; physics: Could you jump off the wor...ld? ; Earth: Why is the sky blue? ; chemistry: Why are there bubbles in boiling water? ; natural science: Do dogs cry? , and space: Why will the Sun explode and make us extinct? These are real questions from children from around the world, and their questions are their very own. Robert Winston was inspired to write this book by the many questions posed by his grandchildren and by children from the schools he has visited over the years. The book includes some of these questions, plus many more gathered from countries all over the world - including the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe, Canada, the USA, India, China, and Japan. The response to the survey that DK sent out was fantastic - there were so many great questions to choose from. The questions were carefully selected to cover the main science topics: chemistry, physics, human body, Earth, space, and natural science. They are fun, engaging, and include some that most adults wouldn't dare ask! Science can be a tricky subject for kids: this book gets a fresh new angle on it by looking at science from the child's point of view. Packed with weird and wacky questions and clear and lively answers - Ask a Scientist puts the fun back into science. And who could be a better scientist to ask questions to than Professor Robert Winston?
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              ISBN 9780241379240
              Released NZ 4 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              LEGO Amazing Vehicles: Includes Four Exclusive LEGO Mini Models

              LEGO Amazing Vehicles: Includes Four Exclusive LEGO Mini Models (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $40.00
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              Discover the world's most incredible vehicles with specially commissioned LEGO (R) models. Children will love learning about their favorite modes of transport, including aeroplanes, trains, boats, cars, and even futuristic and fantasy vehicles. LEGO (R) Amazing Vehicles is packed... full of fascinating facts and image of more than 100 models of cool things that go. Best of all, it comes with 61 bricks to build four exclusive LEGO mini-vehicles! Colourful scenes showcase up to five fan-built LEGO vehicle models accompanied by fascinating facts, data, and record-breaking information about the machines, or the people who invented or piloted them. From trains and tractors to aircraft, spacecraft, and automobiles, this book showcases every kind of machine that moves-from past to present, and far into the future. Breakout spreads allow readers to focus in-depth on one vehicle to learn more about its cool features and how the vehicle works. A timeline bursting with micro-build models drives readers through the history of transport. The models are built with mostly standard bricks, and tips and breakdowns that will inspire children aged 6+ to build their own LEGO vehicles. A combination of clear photos, authoritative text, fun facts, and classic LEGO humour helps children learn as they build and play. (c)2018 The LEGO Group.
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              ISBN 9780241363508
              Released NZ 4 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Marvel Ultimate Fact Book: Become a Marvel Expert!

              Marvel Ultimate Fact Book: Become a Marvel Expert! (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Scott, Melanie

              • RRP: $15.99
              • $11.99
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              This trivia-packed book is full of facts and quizzes about all your favourite Marvel Super Heroes and villains, including Spider-Man, Ant-Man, Wasp, Captain America, Black Panther, Loki, Scarlet Witch, Iron Man, Guardians of the Galaxy and the Avengers. Are you a Marvel comics su...perfan? Find out and add to your knowledge of Marvel heroes, Super Hero teams and villains with fact-packed spreads and brain-tingling questions! Test your family and entertain your friends with hours of tricky trivia. Learn everything there is to know about the Marvel universe, including characters, vehicles, super-powers, and secret identities. Find out what country is ruled by Black Panther. What is Ant-Man's real name? What is Yondu's super-power? Can you name Doctor Strange's secret base? Discover the answers to these questions - and many, many more - in the Marvel Ultimate Fact Book. (c) 2018 MARVEL
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              ISBN 9780241357583
              Released NZ 4 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              DKfindout! Birds

              DKfindout! Birds (Paperback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $17.99
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              This children's book covers everything you need to know about birds, from eagles, owls, and parrots, to hummingbirds, penguins, and birds of paradise. Find out how birds from around the world fly, feed, sense the world, communicate, build nests, protect their eggs, raise chicks, ...keep their feathers in top condition, defend themselves, and travel in search of food and nesting sites. Packed with information, photographs, and colourful illustrations, DKfindout! Birds is the ultimate kids bird book. The DKfindout! series introduces children to a range of exciting topics in a fun, engaging way. Checked by specialist consultants and an educational expert this is not only a source of information you can trust, but one that is age-appropriate and supportive of schoolwork. Ranging from core topics, to more specialized subjects, the DKfindout! series will inspire and delight kids.
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              ISBN 9780241358474
              Released NZ 18 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series DKfindout!
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              Help Your Kids With Music: A unique step-by-step visual guide

              Help Your Kids With Music: A unique step-by-step visual guide (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Are your kids struggling with music theory? Do you wish you could help them learn how to read music? Help Your Kids With Music is what every frustrated parent needs. This invaluable guide covers all the core subjects needed to pass up to grade 5 music exams around the world, incl...uding melody, rhythm, chords and harmony, intervals, scales, and keys, styles and genres, and the instruments of the orchestra. Its unique visual approach, which uses simple, colourful illustrations and diagrams alongside a wide range of musical examples, allows parents and children to work together to understand even the trickiest concepts of music theory. Feature boxes on composers and musicians across a variety of styles and genres help children and parents learn and discover more about music, while guides to writing your own melody and harmonizing a song melody encourage budding composers to have a go at writing their own music. This book is also packed with musical examples, which you can listen to on the accompanying free audio app. Perfect for exam preparation, homework help, or learning to read music as part of learning an instrument, Help Your Kids With Music is a clear, accessible guide that will help parents and children understand even complex music theory and put it into practice with confidence.
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              ISBN 9780241385609
              Released NZ 18 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age Children
              Series Help Your Kids with
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              Super Slime: 30 Safe Inventive Slime Recipes. Packed with Loads of Weird and Wonderful Slime Ideas.

              Super Slime: 30 Safe Inventive Slime Recipes. Packed with Loads of Weird and Wonderful Slime Ideas. (Paperback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $17.99
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              The amazing slime recipes in this book are sometimes gross, sometimes sparkly, sometimes edible, but ALWAYS loads of fun. More than 30 innovative recipes, using inexpensive, accessible, and safe ingredients, will teach you everything you need to know about how to make slime. Crea...te amazing Halloween and Christmas-themed slime, set off a slime avalanche, and create slime from unexpected everyday ingredients such as banana and even toothpaste! Every project is easy to follow, with clear step by step instructions and photographs, and spectacular final images to show you how your slime should look. Recipe variations provide an opportunity to put your own fun twist on the activities, and science information boxes explain the STEM behind the slime. Children will adore making and playing with these super slimes, and getting involved in the trend which has taken the internet by storm. Warning - playing with this squidgy, gloopy, gooey substance is seriously addictive, no matter how old you are!
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              ISBN 9780241387429
              Released NZ 7 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              DKfindout! Castles

              DKfindout! Castles (Paperback)

              By Steele, Philip

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              This children's history book has everything you need to know about medieval castles, including knights, jousting, sieges, drawbridges, and forts. Learn about castle design, from the earliest motte and bailey styles to stone fortresses and beautiful castles in Japan and India. See... some of the most impressive castles in the world, and stock up on amazing facts. Packed with information, artefacts, and colourful pages, DKfindout! Castles brings the medieval world to life. The DKfindout! series introduces children to a range of exciting topics in a fun, engaging way. Checked by specialist consultants and an educational expert this is not only a source of information you can trust, but one that is age-appropriate and supportive of schoolwork. Ranging from core topics, to more specialized subjects, the DKfindout! series will inspire and delight kids.
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              ISBN 9780241358436
              Released NZ 18 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series DKfindout!
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              Science You Can Eat: Putting what we Eat Under the Microscope
                

              Science You Can Eat: Putting what we Eat Under the Microscope (PDF ebook)

              By Gates, Stefan

              Discover the seriously impressive science that goes on every time you cook or eat. This children's ebook explores the science of food by asking questions you're hungry to know the answers to, and putting them to the test through fun experiments. Science You Can Eat will transform... your kitchen into a lab through fun food experiments. Cooking is chemistry, and the fun science experiments - such ?as tricking your taste buds, making slime taste delicious, and investigating some of the strangest flavours around will prove it. This exciting kid's book tackles all the tasty science questions you have about food, plus plenty more that you hadn't thought of! Once you understand science, you understand food, so find out why popcorn go "pop" as you test it out for yourself, explore how taste is affected by smell, then discover whether eating insects is the future of food. Examining interesting ingredients and exciting eating, as well as peeking into the future of food, Science You Can Eat helps you understand what's happening with our food and why. Each page is guaranteed to leave you hungry for more.
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              ISBN 9780241409831
              Available in PDF
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 6 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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