A luxury gift book to cherish for years to come, The Moomins: The World of Moominvalley is the ultimate guide for Moomin fans, old and new.
A write-in activity book combining story prompts, writing tips and inspiring quotes from well-known authors, with tips on developing a plot, inventing characters, writing dialogue and setting the scene.
From the Wide Eyed team behind the best-selling Atlas of Adventures comes this prehistoric journey of discovery. An oversized feat of richly illustrated information.
An successful amalgam of picture book entertainment and non-fiction information.
There are FACT! callouts on most pages.
The Italian authors of this title are experts in brain training and the cognitive sciences.
Learn all about the science behind mind-bending illusions, from moving liquid on a page to shapes that disappear in front of your eyes. The brain is an amazing thing, but it doesn’t always get things right when it comes to sight. This book is here to explain why, with astounding images, baffling puzzles, and simple reveals which show the reader how each trick works.
The page design and bright colour illustrations suit this for both a school library shelf and a child’s bedroom. Highly recommended. Adults beware – open this book only if you have a bit of time to spare!
Written by winner of the 2017 Blue Peter Book Award, with provided magnifying glass to help spot 10 items described on each page.
Beautifully informative non-fiction book for young children introducing them to the migration stories of different creatures. Rhythmic repetition in the writing, and stylish full-colour page illustrations combine to create a really pleasing title. Just occasionally I felt the designers might have dealt with dark print on dark backgrounds a little better
This densely informative book for older children is published ahead of 2018 – a year that marks the centenary of the Representation of the People Act. This finally gave the vote to some women for the first time (women over 30, who owned property) and also gave the vote to all men (up until then, only about two-thirds of men had the vote). The Houses of Parliament are celebrating this centenary with their ‘Vote 100’ project.
2018 will also be the 90th anniversary of women gaining full voting equality with men in 1928.
Revolting recipes to freak out your friends. Get your gag reflexes ready and practise keeping a straight face – you’re going to need both as you dig into this book of repulsive recipes!
A bumper sized doodle and activity book, full of drawing and writing adventures.