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Science A Children's Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241185084

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 1891

A stunning visual encyclopedia for kids, covering every aspect of science Science: A Children's Encyclopedia brings all the essentials of science from elements and energy to gravity and the Periodic Table to life with astonishing pictures for kids. Packed with fun facts for kids, this encyclopedia will dazzle your child with interesting facts on everything from electricity and engines to sound and waves. Full of high-quality photos and innovative graphics that help to demonstrate key concepts. Science: A Children's Encyclopedia uses clear, age-appropriate text that makes even complex topics easy to understand and is ideal for homework reference. Science: A Children's Encyclopedia is the perfect accessible encyclopedia packed with pictures and fun facts for kids that will give a comprehensive introduction of key topics including gravity and the Periodic Table which entertain and inform children.

Space A Children's Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405357193

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 7427

Everything you ever wanted to know about space in e-book format Take your child on a journey to space and beyond, they'll learn what space is and take a whirl around the sun, moon and stars. Packed with never-seen-before images from the International Space Archive and out-of-this-world pictures from NASA missions, they'll explore our universe as never before. Exclusive interviews, eyewitness accounts, incredible facts and more will teach them everything they need to know. It's an incredible look at the universe in which we live - perfect for space enthusiasts and budding astronomers.

The Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Arthur Mee

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: N.A

View: 4193

First Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Penny Smith

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405352736

Category: Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: 304

View: 9892

Discover everything you ever wanted to know about anything with this first reference for young readers and writers , in ebook format An inspiring and comprehensive collection of the best in the DK First Reference series, all gathered together in one superb volume. From prehistoric life to space travel, bacteria to the human brain help your child discover all about the world we live in. They´┐Żll discover how life on Earth began, how the human body works, how people lived in Ancient Egypt, why some dinosaurs were so huge, what makes machines work, the countries of the world and much, much more. Full of fantastic photos, bite-sized facts and quiz questions kids will love getting their teeth into, there's lots to see and explore. Perfect for homework or just for fun. Go ahead; let your child find out more about everything!

The New Children's Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405352922

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 2538

From giant galaxies to microscopic bacteria, an encyclopedia that explores and explains the world we live in and beyond. In eBook format Bring key school subjects to life for your child with this encyclopedia packed with hundreds of topics, thousands of fantastic pictures and countless ways to find out more about everything. Open up a whole universe of knowledge and wonder for your child. Starting with an exciting voyage through outer space, they'll explore the living world, people and places and even have an under-the-skin encounter with the workings of the human body. Perfect for dipping in and out of, or for reading through, your child will learn from special features including maps, charts, timelines and thousands of facts on key curriculum topics. Perfect for homework, projects or just for fun!

The Kingfisher Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Jennifer Justice

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9780753457672

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 480

View: 6970

Presents more than 400 brief, alphabetically arranged entries on a variety of topics.

The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

Author: Bernice E. Cullinan,Diane Goetz Person

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9780826417787

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 863

View: 3802

Provides articles covering children's literature from around the world as well as biographical and critical reviews of authors including Avi, C.S. Lewis, J.K. Rowling, and Anno Mitsumasa.

Animals A Children's Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405347961

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 4191

An A-Z of the fiercest, friendliest and fastest animals in the world From aadvarks to zebras, there are billions of animals around the world. Bring your child face to face with the best of them. They'll meet the deadliest, largest, friendliest, fastest and downright strangest animals known to man, and discover what they look like, where they live, what they do, what they eat and what life is like for their young. There are thousands of facts to find, maps, fantastic photographs and a 'tree of life' that shows you how animals are related to each other - including us! Bats and beetles, lions and lemurs, frogs and falcons, fish, flies, whales and snails: they're all here in the ultimate animal encyclopedia.

DK Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Dorling Kindersley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241283868

Category: Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: 304

View: 8866

The ultimate illustrated children's encyclopedia full of information and amazing images on over 250 key topics arranged from A to Z. This is the book that explains everything for kids aged 7 to 9. Packed with thousands of incredible and essential facts on favourite - and KS2 - subjects, DK Children's Encyclopedia covers nine different colour coded subject areas: art, people, history, earth, nature, science, technology, space and human body. Arranged alphabetically, every page in this children's encyclopedia is packed with fun facts and amazing photographs. Your child can dive straight in working from the front to the back or jump to a page that catches their eye to discover all about our wonderful world. If they are not sure where to go next, the 'See also' boxes will suggest related topics. This lets children make links across topics and subject areas and create their own journey through DK Children's Encyclopedia. There are also comprehensive content and index pages and a glossary which lists of some of the more difficult words with an explanation. While the reference section contains useful lists, diagrams and tables, including a map of the world and lists of great artists, scientists and writers. Finally there are 'The Story of...' pages which bring together information about different subjects to get children thinking about things from lots of different angles. Inspiring and informative, the DK Children's Encyclopedia is a classic encyclopedia and a book of wonder that will absorb and engage children for many hours. Here's a selection of the topics in DK Children's Encyclopedia: Ancient Egypt, Asia, Astronauts, Books, Brain, Cars, Coding, Compass, Dance, Dinosaurs, Electricity, Engines, Farming, Flowers, Food, Gemstones, Galaxies, Heart, Incas, Insects, Jupiter, Knights, Law, Magnets, Milky Way, Money, Music, North America, Oceania, Pirates, Plastic, Rainforests, Reptiles, Robots, Sight, Skin, Sport, Theatre, Touch, Trains, Uranus, Vikings, Volume, Weather, Zoo

Children's Encyclopedia of American History

Author: David C. King,DK Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465428431

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 320

View: 476

Full-color maps, photographs, and paintings illustrate a comprehensive reference guide to American history.

Childrens Encyclopedia

Author: Felicity Brooks

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781409577669

Category: Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: 320

View: 7862

A reference book for young readers covering a wide range of topics from art and animals to new technology. Arranged thematically and illustrated with over 1500 photos, illustrations and diagrams. QR codes allow readers to access hundreds of carefully selected websites, downloadable pictures and quizzes--straight to a mobile phone or tablet. The best of both worlds: a traditional reference book to keep and pore over, plus the best and most up-to-date information on the web, accessed via the Usborne Quicklinks site and QR codes. All internet links are thoroughly researched, checked and monitored for quality and online safety.

Children's Encyclopedia of Earth

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781783420605

Category: Earth (Planet)

Page: 256

View: 4600

The New Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Dk Pub

Publisher: DK Children

ISBN: 9781465481368

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 8163

"New edition, fully revised and updated"--Cover.

Dinosaurs a Children's Encyclopedia

Author: N.A

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405367687

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 5904

An exclusive close-up at Dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. Dinosaurs's a childrens Encyclopedia is a complete visual encyclopedia covering the entire range of prehistoric animal life for younger readers. It's jam-packed with over 100 dinosaurs and entries on all the best known prehistoric animals from giant dragonflies to the Velociraptor. This definitive guide includes exclusive, newly commissioned photos of the world's best and most complete dinosaur fossils, on location in North America and Europe. Dinosaurs's is not just a catalogue of facts and photos, but the book every budding fossil hunter and dinosaur enthusiast will want to own.

Children's Encyclopedia of Animals

Author: Karen McGhee,George McKay

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781741781489

Category: Animals

Page: 96

View: 8842

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The Usborne Internet-Linked Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Felicity Brooks,David Hancock

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794503680

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 320

View: 9568

Provides information on the planet Earth, plants and animals, the human body, world history, elements of cultures throughout the world, science, inventions, and ouher space.

The Children's Encyclopedia of Bible Books

Author: Mark Water

Publisher: Zondervan Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780310211051

Category: Bible

Page: 80

View: 7983

Introduces the origin of the Bible, discusses how to read it, and describes the circumstances and meaning of each book.

The Oxford Children's Encyclopedia of Plants & Animals

Author: Oxford Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780199107773

Category: Animals

Page: 128

View: 701

Now in paperback, The Oxford Children's Encyclopedia of Plants and Animals is a major reference book for children of 8 and over. Some 140 major entries explore the key issues, and each article features colour photos and other illustrations specially selected to expand on the information given in the text. The articles are arranged alphabetically, from Algae to Zoos, to allow quick access to information. The text, checked by experts throughout, has been brought completely up to date. *all text written and checked by our large team of expert writers and consultants * 140 major entries, 60,000 words * A-Z format allows quick access to information * fully indexed and cross-referenced, to encourage in-depth investigation * approximately 250 full-colour photos and drawings This encyclopedia is one of a series of four major reference books new in paperback. Each volume is separate in itself; together they form a fascinating library of knowledge.

International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

Author: Peter Hunt

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134879938

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 944

View: 1771

The International Companion Encyclopedia answers these questions and provides comprehensive coverage of children's literature from a wide range of perspectives. Over 80 substantial essays by world experts include Iona Opie on the oral tradition, Gillian Avery on family stories and Michael Rosen on audio, TV and other media. The Companion covers a broad range of topics, from the fairy tale to critical theory, from the classics to comics. Structure The Companion is divided into five sections: 1) Theory and Critical Approaches 2) Types and Genres 3) The Context of Children's Literature 4) Applications of Children's Literature 5) The World of Children's Literature Each essay is followed by references and suggestions for further reading. The volume is fully indexed.

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