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            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Dangerous Animals

            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Dangerous Animals (Hardback)

            By Bayly, Sami

            • RRP: $32.99
            • $24.74
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            Dangerous animals get a bad rap, but this beautifully illustrated encyclopaedia takes you on a journey of understanding as you learn to appreciate the incredible features of some of our more scary animal species and what they offer to our natural world. With more than sixty of th...e most deadly, threatening and scary animals from across the world to explore, every page of this beautifully illustrated encyclopaedia will be more eye-opening than the last. You will learn interesting facts about these dangerous species, (many of which you won't have even known were deadly)such as how they have adapted to survive and whether we should be threatened by these animals or appreciate them for their incredible features. Children and adults alike will pore over the breathtaking scientific illustrations of unusual animals from the Cone Shell to the Wolverine and the Irukandji Jellyfish to the Slow Loris, debating their relative dangerous features, learning about science and nature along the way. This gorgeous hardcover book is illustrated in exquisite detail by exciting new Australian talent, Sami Bayly. A brilliant companion to The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals.
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            ISBN 9780734420015
            Published AU 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 7-12 years
            Availability
            489 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Human Body Survival Guide

            The Human Body Survival Guide (Hardback)

            By Ivanoff, George

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $18.74
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            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
            Availability
            609 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Puffin Little Environmentalist: Composting

            Puffin Little Environmentalist: Composting (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Australia, Penguin Random House

            • RRP: $12.99
            • $9.74
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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
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Disney Junior Encyclopedia of Animated Characters
             

            Disney Junior Encyclopedia of Animated Characters (Hardback)

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Feb 21

            Dont miss out on this revised and updated guide to favourite Disney and Pixar characters! Each page features fun facts, tricky trivia and cool quotes about Disney heroes and villains, from Aladdin to Zazu. Just turn the pages to get the inside scoop, and be a Disney expert in no ...time!
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            ISBN 9781761121210
            Published AU 1 Feb 2021
            Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
            Interest Age Children
            Series Disney Junior
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals

            The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals (Hardback)

            By Bayly, Sami

            • RRP: $32.99
            • $24.74
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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 8-12 years
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Australian Mammals

            Australian Mammals (Hardback)

            By Chun, Matt

            • RRP: $29.99
            • $22.49
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            In this stunning companion to Australian Birds and Australian Sea Life, Matt Chun explores Australia's beloved mammals, from the remarkable platypus to the endangered bilby. Matt Chun's rendering of these beloved animals - some cuddly, some curious and all extraordinary - will ev...oke awe in all nature enthusiasts.
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            ISBN 9781760506759
            Published AU 5 Nov 2020
            Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
            Interest Age 3-5 years
            Availability
            943 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            First Science Encyclopedia: First Reference

            First Science Encyclopedia: First Reference (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Australia, Dk

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $14.99
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            • Temporarily out of stock

            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
            Availability
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            The Ultimate Dinosaur Encyclopedia
             

            The Ultimate Dinosaur Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By Barker, Chris

            • RRP: $43.44
            • $43.44
            • Internationally sourced

            Using CGI models and paleoart, the whole world of dinosaurs has been created. Includes a free app.

            ISBN 9781783125166
            Released AU 12 Nov 2020
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Flags of the World
              

            Flags of the World (Hardback)

            By Ellis, Julie

            • Imp. $28.99
            • $26.09
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            Flags have always had the power to stir the imagination, unite - and divide - people. Learning about flags opens a window through which we can view other nations and cultures with more understanding. This title covers the history of flags, how flags are used, colour, design and i...nternational organisations and their flags.
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            ISBN 9781921580017
            Published AU 1 Jan 2011
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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            Britannica All New Children's Encyclopedia: What We Know & What We Don't
             

            Britannica All New Children's Encyclopedia: What We Know & What We Don't (Hardback)

            Edited by Lloyd, Christopher; Foreword by Luebering, J.E., Editorial Director, Encyclopaedia Britannica

            • RRP: $59.99
            • $54.33
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            • Internationally sourced

            The first new children's Britannica encyclopedia to be published in more than eight years, with all new material, specially commissioned illustrations, and awe-inspiring information from world-experts across all aspects of knowledge

            ISBN 9781912920471
            Released AU 4 Nov 2020
            Publisher What on Earth Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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