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            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals

            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals (Hardback)

            By Bayly, Sami

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            Marvel as you enter the fascinating hidden world of ugly animals in this encyclopaedia of the animal kingdom's most unusual and beauty-challenged species. With more than sixty ugly animals to explore, this compendium of the unusual celebrates the beauty in 'ugliness'. Children an...d adults alike will pore over the breathtaking scientific illustrations of unusual animals, debating their relative ugliness and merits, learning about science and nature along the way. This book features illustrations and facts about over 60 animals including the naked mole rat, goblin shark, aye-aye, sphynx cat, blobfish and many more 'ugly' beauties. This gorgeous hardcover book is illustrated in beautiful scientific detail by exciting new Australian talent, Sami Bayly.
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            ISBN 9780734419019
            Published AU 24 Sep 2019
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 7-12 years
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            The New Zealand Junior Dictionary and Thesaurus
              

            The New Zealand Junior Dictionary and Thesaurus (Paperback)

            Edited by Bardsley, Dianne; Wing, Jan Lesley

            • RRP: $30.99
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            This fully integrated dictionary is designed for 7 to 10 year olds, and assists students with their understanding of the meaning of words as well as the different shades of meaning. With over 1500 carefully chosen headwords, this is an invaluable reference for children in this ag...e group.
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            ISBN 9780195584851
            Published AU 26 Sep 2003
            Publisher Oxford University Press (R)
            Interest Age 7-10 years
            Series NZ Dictionaries/Thesauruses/Reference
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            Puffin Little Environmentalist: Composting

            Puffin Little Environmentalist: Composting (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Australia, Penguin Random House

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            The Puffin Little series provides children with an introduction to a wide variety of non-fiction topics.

            ISBN 9781760897017
            Published AU 2 Jul 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 6-9 years
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            1,000 Facts About Dinosaurs, Fossils, and Prehistoric Life
             

            1,000 Facts About Dinosaurs, Fossils, and Prehistoric Life (Hardback)

            By Geographic Kids, National; Daniels, Patricia

            • RRP: $29.99
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            • Pub Date
              5 Aug 20

            T. rex, triceratops, pterosaurs, saber tooth cats! This colourful reference book is jam-packed with 1,000 fascinating facts about what these prehistoric creatures looked like, how they lived, and the evidence they left behind.

            ISBN 9781426336676
            Released AU 5 Aug 2020
            Publisher National Geographic Kids
            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: $19.99
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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 AU 4 Jun 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 6-8 years
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            The Human Body Survival Guide
             

            The Human Body Survival Guide (Hardback)

            By Ivanoff, George

            • RRP: $24.99
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            • Pub Date
              15 Sep 20

            Can you imagine anything more gross than the human body? Seriously, inside and out, it is DISGUSTING! Blood and guts are bad enough, but there is so much more. We burp and fart. We secrete spit and snot and sweat. We pee! We poo! Everywhere we go, we're shedding bits of ourselves.... Skin. Hair. Nails. And bodies are a breeding ground for germs, bacteria, fungus, lice and more. The Human Body Survival Guide will take you on a weird and wonderful journey and teach you everything you wanted to know about our bodies, and some stuff you didn't want to know! Ever wondered what the biggest organ in the body is? Whether your nose and ears continue to grow after you die? Or what a healthy poo looks like? Hold on to your insides . . . Here we GO!
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            ISBN 9781760896744
            Published AU 15 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            DK Children's Encyclopedia: The Book that Explains Everything

            DK Children's Encyclopedia: The Book that Explains Everything (Hardback)

            By Australia, Dk

            • RRP: $49.99
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            This thorough encyclopedia contains all the homework answers your kids will need, explained clearly and checked by experts. Covering all the key subjects including Arts, People, History, Earth, Nature, Science, Technology, Space and the Human Body, DK Children?s Encyclopedia is a... classic illustrated reference book, essential for any child who wants to discover as much as possible about the world around them.
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            ISBN 9780143795049
            Published AU 5 Mar 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 6-8 years
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            Guinness World Records 2020: The Bestselling Annual Book of Records

            Guinness World Records 2020: The Bestselling Annual Book of Records (Hardback, New edition)

            Prepared for publication by World Records, Guinness

            • RRP: $44.99
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            Get ready for a new decade of record-breaking with Guinness World Records 2020. Fully updated and redesigned with an electrifying new look, GWR2020 celebrates the latest record-breaking achievements, covering a wide spectrum of topics from amazing animals, jaw-dropping geography ...and spectacular sporting achievements - to the cutting-edge.
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            ISBN 9781912286812
            Released AU 5 Sep 2019
            Publisher Guinness World Records Limited
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Extreme Ocean: Amazing Animals, High-Tech Gear, Record-Breaking Depths, and More
             

            Extreme Ocean: Amazing Animals, High-Tech Gear, Record-Breaking Depths, and More (Paperback)

            By Geographic Kids, National; Earle, Sylvia

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              5 Aug 20

            Information and photos of oceans for young children --

            ISBN 9781426336850
            Released AU 5 Aug 2020
            Publisher National Geographic Kids
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            A Quick History of the Universe: From the Big Bang to Just Now

            A Quick History of the Universe: From the Big Bang to Just Now (Paperback)

            By Gifford, Clive; Illustrated by Flowers, Rob

            • RRP: $19.99
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            A Quick History of the Universe takes a whistlestop tour through - funnily enough - the history of the universe, from the Big Bang to right now. The narrative text and cartoons cover all you need to know about space, forces and physics.

            ISBN 9780711258372
            Released AU 15 Apr 2020
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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