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Science eBooks and books for children

8+ years

The Silly Book of Side-Splitting Stuff

Andy Seed, Scott Garrett

The Silly Book of Side-Splitting Stuff

This laugh-out-loud book is bursting with lists, facts, jokes and funny true stories all about silly people, silly animals, silly inventions, silly names and much more. Discover The Great Stink, the man who ate a bike, a girl really called ...

£5.99

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7-9 years

A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry Sports

Francesca Simon, Tony Ross

A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry Sports

Did you know that the Olympic gold medals are made mostly of silver? What is the world's most popular sport? Did the Romans really do athletics in the nude? And how do you win the World Gurning Championships? Newly ...

£4.99

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7-9 years

Horrid Henry's World Records

Francesca Simon, Tony Ross

Horrid Henry's World Records

Welcome to World Records - Horrid Henry style! Horrid Henry's gizmo collection is a massive 643...but that's nothing compared to the Magnet Lady, who owns over 30,000 fridge magnets. The most words spelled backwards in a minute ...

£4.99

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8+ years

The World's Weirdest Animals

Lindsy O'Brien

The World's Weirdest Animals

Readers won t believe their eyes when they discover weird creatures such as the aye-aye, barreleye fish, and naked neck chicken. Including dozens of amazing photos and fun trivia facts, The World s Weirdest Animals introduces young readers to some ...

£8.99

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8+ years

The World's Craziest Records

Suzanne Garbe

The World's Craziest Records

Readers will be in awe when they learn about the fastest sofa in the world and the world s longest recorded burp. Containing dozens of incredible photos and fun trivia facts, The World s Craziest Records gives young readers a ...

£8.99

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8-12 years

Deadly Days in History

Terry Deary, Martin Brown

Deadly Days in History

DEADLY DAYS IN HISTORY is the most horrible HORRIBLE HISTORIES book yet. Terry Deary and Martin Brown take a whirlwind tour through the most dreadful, disastrous and deadly days in the whole of horrible history, from the grim Great Fire ...

£9.99

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5-7 years

A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry's Bodies

Francesca Simon, Tony Ross

A Horrid Factbook: Horrid Henry's Bodies

Did you know that if your intestines were removed they would stretch round a tennis court several times over? Or that humans are as hairy as gorillas? Or that you move more than 90 muscles in your leg every time ...

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8+ years

The World's Wackiest History

Christopher Forest

The World's Wackiest History

Readers will be amazed to learn the history of how potato chips were invented and why pirates really wore eye patches! With dozens of fascinating images and fun trivia facts, The World s Wackiest History provides young readers an interesting ...

£8.99

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