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People & places (Children's / Teenage) books

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Recently Published

Fantastically Great Women Who Changed The World by Kate Pankhurst Fantastically Great Women Who Changed The World

Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this wildly wonderful and accessible book about women who really changed the world. Discover fascinating facts about some of the most amazing women who changed the world we live in. Fly through...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

In Focus: Tropical Lands by Clive Gifford In Focus: Tropical Lands

Where is the hottest place on the Earth? Which animals love the hot weather? Where would you see a mirage? In Focus: Tropical Lands has the answers! In Focus is a cool, new information series that's perfect for curious kids....
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

This Book Will (Help You) Change the World Protest injustice. Campaign for change. Vote for your future. by Sue Turton This Book Will (Help You) Change the World Protest injustice. Campaign for change. Vote for your future.

The powerhouse guide to activism and politics for young people.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

I Am Here, Where Are You? by Anita Jones I Am Here, Where Are You?

A fabulously illustrated look at our place in the world - from the room we are in right out to the universe
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Mountains by Izzi Howell Mountains

A highly visual and graphic exploration of essential geography topics
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Rivers and Coasts by Izzi Howell Rivers and Coasts

A highly visual and graphic exploration of essential geography topics
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Homes Around the World by Moira Butterfield Homes Around the World

Our world is full of amazing things! Explore the unique ways of different cultures and compare other people's lives with your own.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Charles Darwin by Kay Barnham Charles Darwin

This brilliant biography brings the 'dead famous' back to life! Learn about Charles Darwin, his amazing book 'On the Origin of Species' and the great impact his work has had on science and society.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Toys and Games Around the World by Moira Butterfield Toys and Games Around the World

Our world is full of amazing things! Explore the unique ways of different cultures and compare other children's lives with your own.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Around the World in 80 Maps by Clare Hibbert Around the World in 80 Maps

Sumptuously illustrated with eighty maps from the British Library's unrivalled collection, this gorgeous children's book whisks its reader around the globe. Fascinating snippets explore each place in more depth, revealing its history, famous people, landmarks, wildlife, culture or customs.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

President Donald Trump by Nick Robison President Donald Trump

In January 2017, the controversial businessman Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States. In this book, readers can learn about his childhood, his life in business and his work as a reality TV star, and the historic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Birthdays Around The World by Margriet Ruurs Birthdays Around The World


Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Women Who Dared 52 Stories of Fearless Daredevils, Adventures, and Rebels by Linda Skeers, Livi Gosling Women Who Dared 52 Stories of Fearless Daredevils, Adventures, and Rebels
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Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Celebrate Kwanzaa by Carolyn B. Otto Celebrate Kwanzaa

With succinct, lively text and beautiful photographs, this book celebrates African-American culture and helps us to understand and appreciate this special holiday.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

Celebrate Thanksgiving by Deborah Heiligman Celebrate Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is the original American holiday. When the Pilgrims sat down to give thanks for the hard-won bounty of their new world, they continued a Native American tradition that would become a focal point in the calendar of all generations...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

Coming Soon

Texas in 3D by Colby Ambroziak, Jeff Ambroziak Texas in 3D
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Texas in 3D by Colby Ambroziak and Jeff Ambroziak The book, complete with a pair of 3D glasses, is comprised of various 3D elements to bring Texas history and culture to life. The book is divided into 5 sections: famous...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

The Incredible Cabinet of Wonders by Lonely Planet The Incredible Cabinet of Wonders


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

A World of Cities by Lily Murray A World of Cities


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Home Sweet Home by Mia Cassany Home Sweet Home

A beautifully illustrated picture book about homes around the world, and what home means to different people.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

I am Gandhi by Brad Meltzer I am Gandhi

This friendly, fun biography series focuses on the traits that made our heroes great-the traits that kids can aspire to in order to live heroically themselves. Each book tells the story of one of America's icons in a lively, conversational...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Who Was Lewis Carroll? by Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso Who Was Lewis Carroll?
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Lewis Carroll is the pen name of Charles L. Dodgson, a mathematician and church deacon, who taught at Oxford University. He was inspired to write his best known works, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, by one...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

Vincent Can't Sleep Van Gogh Paints The Night Sky by Barbara Rosenstock Vincent Can't Sleep Van Gogh Paints The Night Sky


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Flying Colours A Guide to Flags Around the World by Robert G. Fresson Flying Colours A Guide to Flags Around the World


Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Survivors by Kerry Hyndman Survivors

Features real-life stories of survival, including, a sailor who survived for 133 days on a raft in the Atlantic when his ship was torpedoed, using shark's blood in place of fresh water; a teenager who fell 2 miles from an...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Our Island School by Deborah Chancellor Our Island School

A young geography series which uses circular walks from schools to explore geographical features and simple map skills
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Our Seaside School by Deborah Chancellor Our Seaside School

A young geography series which uses circular walks from schools to explore geographical features and simple map skills
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Germany by Clive Gifford Germany

This series 'unpacks' some of the world's most fascinating countries, giving kids an insight into their culture, food, history and everyday life in a fun and highly accessible way.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

China by Susie Brooks China

This series 'unpacks' some of the world's most fascinating countries, giving kids an insight into their culture, food, history and everyday life in a fun and highly accessible way.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

David Attenborough by Sonya Newland David Attenborough

Each book in this series is an individual biography of a person who is remarkable for their achievements and contribution to their time and industry.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

City Trails - Sydney by Lonely Planet Kids City Trails - Sydney


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Show Me the Continents by Pamela Dell Show Me the Continents

From the tallest mountain in Asia to the ice shelves of Antarctica, there's so much to learn about Earth's geography. Show Me Continents has more than 100 facts and definitions about our natural world.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Festivals and Celebrations by Sandra Lawrence Festivals and Celebrations

This vibrantly illustrated book takes a look at some of the brightest, strangest, funniest and most beautiful festivals on the planet.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Coming to England by Floella Benjamin Coming to England

This edition of Floella Benjamin's classic memoir, includes a foreword by the author and some additional historical information. It is beautifully illustrated by Michael Frith. Floella Benjamin was just a young girl when she, her sister and two brothers arrived...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/08/2017

Danza! Amalia Hernandez and El Ballet Folklorico de Mexico by Duncan Tonatiuh Danza! Amalia Hernandez and El Ballet Folklorico de Mexico

From award-winning author Duncan Tonatiuh comes the inspirational story of dancer Amalia Hernandez, founder of Mexico's Folkloric Ballet
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

On My Way to the Lilikoi Tree by Jonna Ocampo On My Way to the Lilikoi Tree

On My Way to the Lilikoi Tree is a story that takes place on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. This island is known as The Gathering Place where Fluffy Fluff (the rabbit) meets Honu (the turtle), Hula-Hula (the bear), and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Queen of the Woods by Liza Gardner Walsh Queen of the Woods

The Inspiring Story of One Amazing Grandma On May 3, 1955, Emma Gatewood began walking in Georgia. One hundred forty-six days later she became the first woman to hike the entire length of the Appalachian. She was 67 years old,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Looking Back A Book of Memories by Lois Lowry Looking Back A Book of Memories


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Mexico by Rosemary Hankin Mexico

Discover countries of the world through their food and taste it yourself by following simple step-by-step recipes
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

My Country by Jen Green My Country

A brilliant way to learn about maps, from understanding grids, symbols and keys to making your own map
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

Schools Around the World by Moira Butterfield Schools Around the World

Our world is full of amazing things! Explore the unique ways of different cultures and compare other children's lives with your own.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

Transport Around the World by Moira Butterfield Transport Around the World

Our world is full of amazing things! Explore the unique ways of different cultures and compare other children's lives with your own.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

London by Annabelle Lynch London

A young, fun travel guide to the countries and cities of the UK - with a geography twist!
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Brazil by Liz Gogerly, Rob Hunt Brazil
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Exciting journeys through world countries using different modes of transport.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

Russia by Anita Ganeri Russia

Exciting journeys through world countries using different modes of transport
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

The USA by Liz Gogerly, Rob Hunt The USA
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Exciting journeys through world countries using different modes of transport
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

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