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6000 Awesome Facts (Paperback): Belinda Gallagher 6000 Awesome Facts (Paperback)
Belinda Gallagher
R391 R318 Discovery Miles 3 180 Save R73 (19%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This fantastic reference resource covers a wide spectrum of subjects including Mammals, Human Body and Prehistoric Life. Subject panels with bulleted facts are accompanied by detailed illustrations, diagrams and photographs, while Did You Know panels provide scattered chunks of extraordinary information.

Children's Encyclopedia of Animals (Hardcover): Dr   Michael Leach, Dr Meriel Lland Children's Encyclopedia of Animals (Hardcover)
Dr Michael Leach, Dr Meriel Lland
R332 R282 Discovery Miles 2 820 Save R50 (15%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
In Focus: Intelligent Animals (Paperback): In Focus: Intelligent Animals (Paperback)
1
R170 R146 Discovery Miles 1 460 Save R24 (14%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

How do you measure an animal’s intelligence? Can animals learn a language? Which animals use tools? In Focus: Intelligent Animals has the answers!

In Focus is a cool, new information series that's perfect for curious kids. These fun books feature modern, magazine-style pages, including top 10 lists, fast facts, quickfire quizzes and more! With pages packed with vivid photography and fun facts, kids will have fun learning about the world around them!

Each In Focus book features a contents page, glossary, and index.

Mouzzie Mouse's 2019 Daily Success Planner (Paperback): Vaughn Berkeley, Caleb Berkeley Mouzzie Mouse's 2019 Daily Success Planner (Paperback)
Vaughn Berkeley, Caleb Berkeley; Elisha Berkeley
R299 Discovery Miles 2 990 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Ancient Iraq (CD): Philip Steele Ancient Iraq (CD)
Philip Steele
R135 R99 Discovery Miles 990 Save R36 (27%) Shipped within 7 - 10 working days

Be an eyewitness to Ancient Iraq. Go back in time to between 3500 to 500 BC, and visit the 'land between two rivers'. Discover the birthplace of writing and farming and where the first great cities, states and empires rose; home to the Sumerian, Assyrian, and Babylonian civilizations. Get the picture using the clip-art CD with over 100 amazing images to download. Then use the giant pull-out wallchart to decorate your room. Great for projects or just for fun, this fact-packed guide and CD will show and tell you everything you need to know about this ancient land and civilization. "I am a big fan of these...They are brilliantly visual". "There isn't a child that would be able to resist picking that up" - "Reader Reviews".

Wonders of Learning: My First Atlas - Reference Omnibus (Hardcover, New Edition): Wonders of Learning: My First Atlas - Reference Omnibus (Hardcover, New Edition)
R110 R97 Discovery Miles 970 Save R13 (12%) Shipped within 4 - 9 working days

A full colour educational omnibus filled with fascinating facts to educate children. One of a range of titles in the Wonders of Learning series.

Our Colonial Year (Hardcover): Cheryl Harness Our Colonial Year (Hardcover)
Cheryl Harness
R338 R314 Discovery Miles 3 140 Save R24 (7%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

In Colonial America
there were no big grocery stores.
No microwaves to serve up
dinner piping hot.
And no dishwashers
for cleaning up.
So what chores "did"
colonial children do?
From quilting bees and
maple sugaring in winter,
to tilling the earth in spring,
to harvesting an autumn feast,
storyteller and historian
Cheryl Harness tells a
month-by-month story
of a brand-new nation and
the children in every city and farm
whose hard work
built America.
Readers of all ages will delight
in this vibrant folk art
chronicle of one indelible
nation way back when.

Everything Reptiles - Snap Up All the Photos, Facts, and Fun (Hardcover): Blake Hoena Everything Reptiles - Snap Up All the Photos, Facts, and Fun (Hardcover)
Blake Hoena
R561 Discovery Miles 5 610 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Animal Superstars - And More True Stories of Amazing Animal Talents (Paperback): Aline... National Geographic Kids Chapters: Animal Superstars - And More True Stories of Amazing Animal Talents (Paperback)
Aline Alexander Newman
R95 R67 Discovery Miles 670 Save R28 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This entertaining and humorous chapter book features animals who can perform amazing acts like riding motocross, foretelling the weather, and playing a guitar. These stories will enchant readers and empower them to devour the more text-heavy "grown up" style of the book, while still keeping the story easily digestible for a hesitant reader.
National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.

Irelandopedia - A Compendium of Maps, Facts and Knowledge (Hardcover): Fatti Burke, John Burke Irelandopedia - A Compendium of Maps, Facts and Knowledge (Hardcover)
Fatti Burke, John Burke
R549 R432 Discovery Miles 4 320 Save R117 (21%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

It's an encyclopedic tour around Ireland ... it's an Irelandopedia! Get ready to go on an exciting adventure around Ireland.Unleash your imagination and sense of adventure as you discover Ireland like you've never seen it before! Armchair travellers of any age will be totally absorbed by Fatti Burke's detailed illustrations and her father John's fabulous facts, which can be discovered on every page. Spot the ghosts in Dunluce Castle. Can you find the vanishing lake? Eat a blaa in Waterford and a yellowman in Antrim. Travel to the highest peak and the smallest harbour -- even discover which county Elvis Presley's ancestors were from! Go fact-hunting and collect knowledge, county by county, until you have an Irelandopedic knowledge yourself! 'A rambling encyclopaedic tour of Ireland, bountifully illustrated, one of the most entertaining reference books we have had for some time' The Irish Times

My First Encyclopedia (Paperback): Kingfisher Books My First Encyclopedia (Paperback)
Kingfisher Books 1
R244 R208 Discovery Miles 2 080 Save R36 (15%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Marine Reptiles (Hardcover): Pegasus Marine Reptiles (Hardcover)
Pegasus
R156 R114 Discovery Miles 1 140 Save R42 (27%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
Jackie Robinson and the Big Game (Paperback): Dan Gutman Jackie Robinson and the Big Game (Paperback)
Dan Gutman; Illustrated by Elaine Garvin
R79 R74 Discovery Miles 740 Save R5 (6%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Presents the childhood of the man who would grow up to be the first African American player in major league baseball.

Jump Into Science: Sun (Paperback): Steve Tomecek Jump Into Science: Sun (Paperback)
Steve Tomecek
R140 R98 Discovery Miles 980 Save R42 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Jump in and follow our brightest star to learn all about the sun - what it is, how it works, and why we all depend upon it. Adorable illustrations and kid-friendly text make complex science fun and easy to understand. Every Jump Into Science book ends with a hands-on experiment to fully engage readers and extra material to stimulate learning. "Steve Tomecek brings fun and fact together with this nonfiction narrative of Earth's closest star." -Washington Parent National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.

Get the Scoop on Animal Poop - From Lions to Tapeworms: 251 Cool Facts About Scat, Frass, Dung, and More! (Paperback): Dawn... Get the Scoop on Animal Poop - From Lions to Tapeworms: 251 Cool Facts About Scat, Frass, Dung, and More! (Paperback)
Dawn Cusick
R202 R190 Discovery Miles 1 900 Save R12 (6%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

This work describes how animals use their poop to trick predators and prey, send messages, feed themselves and their offspring, build homes, mark their territories, and more.

Communication (Paperback): Pawanpreet Kaur Communication (Paperback)
Pawanpreet Kaur
R108 R77 Discovery Miles 770 Save R31 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Ages 8 to 10 years. This series offers a comprehensive approach to give young readers precise information in a pictorial format for better understanding. The books in this series carry various eye-opening exciting facts with bold illustrations and photography which will enhance the child's technical knowledge for a particular subject. Not only that, there are more pictures other than those in relation to the text which give additional facts. The series presents a source of accurate information in a beautiful way.

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Shatter Your Senses (Hardcover): Ripley's Believe It or Not! Shatter Your Senses (Hardcover)
R629 R509 Discovery Miles 5 090 Save R120 (19%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Feathers (Paperback): Melissa Stewart Feathers (Paperback)
Melissa Stewart
R164 R115 Discovery Miles 1 150 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Young naturalists meet sixteen birds in this elegant introduction to the many uses of feathers. A concise main text highlights how feathers are not just for flying. More curious readers are invited to explore informative sidebars, which underscore specific ways each bird uses its feathers for a variety of practical purposes. A scrapbook design showcases life-size feather illustrations.

Harriet Tubman and the Freedom Train (Paperback, 1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed): Sharon Gayle Harriet Tubman and the Freedom Train (Paperback, 1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed)
Sharon Gayle; Illustrated by Felicia Marshall
R97 R91 Discovery Miles 910 Save R6 (6%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days


Ready-to-Read

Level 3
Reading Proficiently

  • Rich vocabulary
  • More-challenging stories
  • Longer chapters

Harriet Tubman was born a slave. But she always knew that someday she would be free. After realizing her dream Harriet decided she had to help others find freedom too. So she became a guide on the Underground Railroad. Little did this courageous woman know just how many people she would help.

6000 Amazing Facts (Hardcover): Miles Kelly 6000 Amazing Facts (Hardcover)
Miles Kelly
R362 Discovery Miles 3 620 Shipped within 7 - 10 working days

This book is an incredible reference resource. More than 300 pages cover a wide spectrum of subjects including Space, Wild Animals, Planet Earth and Dinosaurs - and each page provides knowledge, fascination and inspiration.

National Geographic Kids Chapters: Kangaroo to the Rescue! - And More True Stories of Amazing Animal Heroes (Paperback): Moira... National Geographic Kids Chapters: Kangaroo to the Rescue! - And More True Stories of Amazing Animal Heroes (Paperback)
Moira Rose Donohue
R95 R67 Discovery Miles 670 Save R28 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

National Geographic Kids is back with another instalment in the Animal Heroes line of National Geographic Chapters books. Get ready to meet more amazing, medal-worthy critters in this action-packed collection, including a kangaroo to the rescue! Filled with engaging photos, fast facts, and fascinating sidebars, readers won't want to put this book down.

1, 2 Buckle My Shoe (Board book): 1, 2 Buckle My Shoe (Board book)
R131 Discovery Miles 1 310 Shipped within 7 - 10 working days
Tell Me About? (Paperback): Tell Me About? (Paperback)
R175 R138 Discovery Miles 1 380 Save R37 (21%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

Tell Me About is full of hundreds of surprising questions and fascinating answers which can provide teasing quiz questions, settle arguments and assist with school projects. It is an intriguing reference book for the whole family. Tell Me: *Can squirrels really fly? *How long is a Martian day? *What makes hair curly? *How did the Tiger Lily get its name? Six fact-packed subject categories boost the general knowledge of your children and even you, helping to engage the whole family.

Ultimate Bugopedia - The Most Complete Bug Reference Ever (Hardcover): Darlyne Murawski Ultimate Bugopedia - The Most Complete Bug Reference Ever (Hardcover)
Darlyne Murawski; As told to Nancy Honovich 1
R404 R344 Discovery Miles 3 440 Save R60 (15%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Welcome to the hidden world of the most popular bugs on Earth. Opening the beautiful and accessible pages of this book is like turning over a series of stones under which you'll find a fascinating array of the world's coolest creepy-crawlies. This fully photographic book profiles bugs, beetles, wasps, bees, ants, caterpillars, butterflies, dragonflies, spiders, flies, crickets and grasshoppers, and centipedes and millipedes. These profiles are accompanied by Did You Know? facts and fast facts including scientific name, size, diet, and habitat. Front matter includes a How to Use spread and thematic spreads covering topics from prehistoric insects to bugs around the world. In short, this book includes everything a young fact-hound needs to discover the weird, wacky, diverse, and fascinating world of bugs.

The Complete Guide to Zoning (Paperback): Dwight H Merriam The Complete Guide to Zoning (Paperback)
Dwight H Merriam
R482 R382 Discovery Miles 3 820 Save R100 (21%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

This title shows how to use zoning laws to get the most out of your property. You need to get more out of your land, but don't know where to start. You have neighbors who are misusing their property and damaging the value of yours. You can simply live with it ...or learn your rights from the nation's leading zoning lawyer. Whether you're a home owner, investor, or developer, "The Complete Guide to Real Estate Zoning" gives you a clear understanding of the sometimes complex zoning laws that apply to your property. In this plain-English guide, zoning wizard Dwight Merriam gives you the tools to not only prevent property depreciation, but add to its worth with improvements and renovations. You'll learn how to maximize your land's value by: quickly obtaining permits and variances for projects; fighting developments that diminish your property's value; and, understanding laws that limit you - and working around them.The book deals with environmental protection restrictions. 'Every planner, property owner, and developer should read this book - it passes on the knowledge of a lifetime's work by the country's acknowledged master of zoning practice' - Richard Codd, former President of the 34,000-member American Planning Association and Manager of The Teleport, the Port Authority of NY and NJ. 'I taught Dwight land use law at Yale Law School twenty-six years ago, and it looks like he's learned a few things since. [This book] is comprehensive, well organized, and well written' - Quintin Johnstone, Professor, Yale Law School.

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