Children's Reference

Leaves: An Autumn Pop-Up Book

Leaves: An Autumn Pop-Up Book

by Janet Lawler , Illustrated by Lindsay Dale-Scott
€24.99 EUR
Readers of all ages will enjoy the timeless wonder of autumn leaves in this amazing new pop-up book from paper engineer Yoojin Kim--her first--teamed with award-winning author Janet Lawler and artist Lindsay Dale-Scott. This book, which can be considered a seasonal companion with Jumping Jack Press' all-time best seller and award winning, Snowflakes, includes amazing pop-ups, educational information, and delightful interactive elements that offer change and surprise on every page in this lyrical look at Autumn.
The Lost Words

The Lost Words

€23.50 EUR

The Lost Words

by Robert MacFarlane and Jackie Morris
€23.50 EUR
'The Lost Words promises to be one of the most beautiful books of the year, for children and adults, a symphony to the wonders of the natural world, and a stand against the disappearance of wild childhood' The BooksellerFrom bestselling Landmarks author Robert Macfarlane and acclaimed artist & author Jackie Morris -- a beautiful illustrated book for readers young and oldAll over the country, there are words disappearing from children's lives. These are the words of the natural world -- Dandelion, Otter, Bramble and Acorn, all gone. The rich landscape of wild imagination and wild play is rapidly fading from our children's minds.The Lost Words stands against the disappearance of wild childhood. It is a joyful celebration of nature words and the natural world they invoke. With acrostic spell-poems by award-winning writer Robert Macfarlane and hand-painted illustration by Jackie Morris, this enchanting book captures the irreplaceable magic of language and nature for all ages.
The Little Book of Horses and Ponies
My First Book of My Body

My First Book of My Body

by Susan Akass and Frances Butcher
€12.95 EUR
35 step-by-step activities to inform children about the workings of the human body. This fascinating and informative book offers children an amazing insight into how their body works. Susan Akass and Frances Butcher make learning fun with 35 engaging experiments that give a thorough understanding of body systems and anatomy. In Chapter 1, The Senses, activities include finding your blind spot, getting dizzy, and making snot! In Chapter 2, The Control Centre, children get to test their reflexes and memories, and trick their brain with optical illusions. In Chapter 3, Your Skeleton and Muscles, they can investigate their muscles, joints and ligaments. Chapter 4, Fuelling the Machine, explains why teeth are vulnerable to a bad diet and includes how to make a digestive system, including the poop! In Chapter 5, All Systems Go, there's fantastic fake blood, pulse-testing and how to make a simple stethoscope. As well as exciting experiments, children will be informed by the anatomical artworks, mind-boggling facts and invaluable health information throughout.
North American Birds: DK Ultimate Sticker Book

North American Birds: DK Ultimate Sticker Book

by DK Publishing
€7.95 EUR
Each Ultimate Sticker Book presents an array of colorful, photographic stickers of baby animals or dinosaurs, the U.S. Presidents or the night sky - there's something for everyone. Young children will love working with these durable, reusable stickers, and they can have fun using the stickers to make picture books and projects on their own. These entertaining books provide a hands-on way to explore new subjects. (And some of the stickers even glow in the dark!) Includes over 60 full-color, self-adhesive stickers.
Ocean: DK Ultimate Sticker Book

Ocean: DK Ultimate Sticker Book

by DK Publishing
€7.95 EUR
Dive into Ultimate Sticker Book: Ocean! Explore coral reefs and discover amazing facts about life in the deep. Whether kids are crazy about sharks or excited about deep-sea life, they will love the 250 reusable stickers and pages packed full of activities and scenes to create in Ultimate Sticker Book: Ocean. Taking subjects that kids love, from dinosaurs to baby animals to transportation, DK's Ultimate Sticker Book series is being refreshed and updated and now features more than 250 fun, reusable stickers. Allowing children to create scenes, match pairs, and complete jigsaws, the activities throughout each book are simple enough for children to do independently, but engaging enough to keep their interest and help develop dexterity, making these books products parents can trust, and ones that kids will want to keep picking up to learn more about their favorite subjects.
Puppy: DK Ultimate Sticker Book

Puppy: DK Ultimate Sticker Book

by DK Publishing
€7.95 EUR
Each Ultimate Sticker Book presents an array of colorful, photographic stickers of baby animals or dinosaurs, the U.S. Presidents or the night sky - there's something for everyone. Young children will love working with these durable, reusable stickers, and they can have fun using the stickers to make picture books and projects on their own. These entertaining books provide a hands-on way to explore new subjects. (And some of the stickers even glow in the dark!) Includes over 60 full-color, self-adhesive stickers.
Kitten: DK Ultimate Sticker Book
The Periodic Table Book

The Periodic Table Book

by DK
€18.95 EUR
The Periodic Table Book is the perfect visual guide to the chemical elements that make up our world. This eye-catching encyclopedia takes children on a visual tour of the 118 chemical elements of the periodic table, from argon to zinc. It explores the naturally occurring elements, as well as the man-made ones, and explains their properties and atomic structures. Using more than 1,000 full-colour photographs, The Periodic Table Book shows the many natural forms of each element, as well as a wide range of both everyday and unexpected objects in which it is found, making each element relevant for the child's world.
Facts: One for Every Day of the Year

Facts: One for Every Day of the Year

by Tracey Turner and Fatti Burke
€14.95 EUR
Explore a world of topics, from hilarious animals, to unbelievable-but-true science facts, mind-blowing space stats, to incredible human achievements. Discover a fact for everyone, everyday, in this book. Did you know that Ancient Romans used wee to whiten their teeth, and to do their laundry? Or have you heard of the parrotfish, which covers itself in a cosy, thick layer of its own slime before it goes to sleep? Why not celebrate New Year's Eve like the Estonians: tuck into seven meals to give you strength for the year ahead. Delicious! It's most important to know that you should never shake hands with a bushbaby: the animals pee on their paws so that they leave a smelly trail wherever they go. Find out all this and much, much more, with enough facts for even the most curious reader. Also includes seasonal and 'on this day' facts for added curiosity and fun, plus a completely random mix of everything else you can imagine. These facts are brought to life with stylish, full colour illustrations from Fatti Burke. Her charmingly beautiful artwork makes this a book to keep coming back to.
Code Your Own: Jungle Adventure

Code Your Own: Jungle Adventure

by Max Wainewright
€10.95 EUR
Choose your mission and follow Captain Maria into the City of Gold in this 'code your own' adventure! From drawing characters to animating plot lines and creating games, you will create your own quest to complete. With easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions illustrated in a graphic novel style, this is the perfect introduction to key coding concepts. Through simple and practical tasks such as drawing shapes and giving instructions in code to building games, this adventure book makes learning to code fun and accessible - the perfect way to gain a valuable skill for the future!
Code Your Own: Pirate Adventure

Code Your Own: Pirate Adventure

by Max Wainewright
€10.95 EUR
Choose your mission and follow Pirate Pierre on his mission to find the lost treasure in this 'code your own' adventure! From drawing characters to animating plot lines and creating games, you will create your own quest to complete. With easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions illustrated in a graphic novel style, this is the perfect introduction to key coding concepts. Through simple and practical tasks such as drawing shapes and giving instructions in code to building games, this adventure book makes learning to code fun and accessible - the perfect way to gain a valuable skill for the future!
Art A Children's Encyclopedia

Art A Children's Encyclopedia

by DK
€22.00 EUR
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. Get 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.
The Declaration of the Rights of Girls and Boys

The Declaration of the Rights of Girls and Boys

by Elisabeth Brami
€13.95 EUR
A funny, quirkily illustrated and heartwarming list of the rights of boys and girls, presented as a flipbook to be read from either end. Sure to appeal to young boys and girls, especially those who take a different view of the world.Girls, just like boys, have the right to be scruffy, untidy, hyper, to do any job they like, not to be princesses, to love whoever they like. Boys have as much right as girls to cry, to play with dolls, to wear pink, to like reading, not to be superheroes, to fall in love with anyone they like.Translated from the French edition Endorsed by Amnesty International
Big Picture Book of Dinosaurs

Big Picture Book of Dinosaurs

by Laura Cowan & Gianluca Foli
€16.50 EUR
Stylishly illustrated dinosaurs described in a fun and accessible narrative tone, perfect for reading with young children Scientifically accurate and checked by an expert Usborne Quicklinks provide links to a pronunciation guide to dinosaur names and carefully chosen websites where readers can find further information about dinosaurs.
Search and Find: When I Grow Up
Search and Find: Seasons
Search and Find: Moo Quack Roar and More
Search and Find: Dinosaur Fun
1000 Things in Nature

1000 Things in Nature

by Usborne
€12.50 EUR
Pre-readers will enjoy looking and pointing at the detailed pictures; older children can use the book as a starting point for discussion or research. An excellent tool for broadening vocabulary as each picture is labelled and theres a comprehensive index at the back of the book. Part of the 1000 Pictures series, which includes titles such as 1000 Things that go, 1000 Animals and 1000 Things to eat.
The Dark Arts Movie Scrapbook

The Dark Arts Movie Scrapbook

by Warner Bros.
€17.99 EUR
Celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter magic! A fascinating guide to the Dark Arts of the Harry Potter films and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, these pages cover both Dark wizards and the heroes who rise up to combat them - from Dumbledore's Army and the Order of the Phoenix to the Hogwarts Defence Against the Dark Arts class and the Aurors of MACUSA. This collectible volume comes filled with removable artefacts, such as 'wanted' posters, stickers and other extraordinary items. Learn all about Voldemort, Death Eaters, Horcruxes, the Obscurus and more in this collectable movie scrapbook - packed with info, inserts and images from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them films.
Knowledge Encyclopedia: Space!

Knowledge Encyclopedia: Space!

by DK
€22.95 EUR
Knowledge Encyclopedia Space! reveals jaw-dropping 3D images of planets, stars and much more. The perfect kids space book, packed with amazing space facts and NASA images revealing the wonders of the cosmos, from black holes to the big bang. See our universe in greater detail than ever before and bring the wonders of the cosmos to life. Perfect for projects or kids interested in the wonders of space, covering every (known) inch of our solar system, galaxy and universe. Take a closer look at Jupiter with 3D images that show each space object in incredible detail or explore the millions of stars in the night's sky. Fully up-to-date with the latest stunning images from NASA and Hubble. Help your kids explore the wonders and mysteries of our universe with Knowledge Encyclopedia Space!
What on Earth? Bees

What on Earth? Bees

by Andrea Quigley and Pau Morgan
€11.50 EUR
Bees are one of the hardest working insects on our planet. As they buzz from plant to plant, they spread pollen which helps our food to grow. Without them, the world would be a very different place. Discover all you need to know about bees and their place in our world through experiments, investigations, and hands-on tasks. This book takes a cross-disciplinary approach, including links to culture, history, arts and crafts, as well as the science behind the topic, encouraging children to engage with the natural world through exploration, creativity, and investigation.
Encyclopedia of Animals

Encyclopedia of Animals

by DK
€21.20 EUR
Discover the magical world of animals, from Aardvark through to Zebra Love animals? Come on a journey through the alphabet and find out all about the 2 million species on Earth. Discover why some birds fly, but others don't. Get close to creep crawlies you never knew existed, from meat eaters (yikes) to ones with lots of legs! Or meet the tiny things you can't see, but live closer to you than you might ever imagine! Six sections on each major animal group including mammals, reptiles, creepy crawlies, birds, amphibians and fish Stunning up-close photography reveals how all kinds of animals and plants live together Fully cross-referenced topics, perfect for homework or projects