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Alex Frith

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Alex Frith

  • 5 stars across 40 books
    2nd February 2018

    Politics for Beginners

    An informative guide to political systems, elections, voting and government and issues including feminism, human rights,... More

    (15 reviews)
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    20th June 2016

    Look Inside How Computers Work

    Just what goes on behind the screen, beneath the keyboard and inside the electronic 'brain' of a computer? This colourfu... More

    (6 reviews)
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    28th August 2009

    1001 Things to Spot at Christmas

    This is a jolly puzzle book stuffed full of Christmas things to find and count. Busy scenes, including Christmas Land, a... More

    (3 reviews)
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    29th September 2006

    See Inside the World of Dinosaurs

    A fabulous flap book with over 50 flaps to lift, offering a glimpse into the prehistoric world of the dinosaurs. Stunnin... More

    (3 reviews)
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    1st January 2015

    Lift-the-Flap General Knowledge

    Find out how many seeds a pomegranate has, how fast a woodpecker pecks, how many plays Shakespeare wrote, which is the w... More

    (2 reviews)
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    1st February 2014

    See Inside the Universe

    What's the universe made of? Where did everything come from? Lift the flaps in this fascinating book to reveal some of t... More

    (2 reviews)
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    1st February 2015

    The Greedy Dog

    A retelling of the classic Aesop fable, where greedy Dog is fooled by his own reflection. It is suitable for sharing, or... More

    (1 review)
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    1st November 2011

    See Inside Inventions

    This title tells the wonderful, mysterious and often funny stories behind famous inventions. Flaps reveal lovingly detai... More

    (1 review)
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    31st October 2008

    King Midas and the Gold

    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read. When good King... More

    (1 review)
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    1st February 2016

    My Very First Dinosaurs Book

    This highly visual non-fiction book for very young children is packed with dinosaurs to look at and talk about. Little c... More

    (1 review)
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    1st June 2017

    See Inside World Religions

    An eye-opening look at the beliefs, history and customs of the major world religions. Discover the three great gods of H... More

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    1st March 2011

    Submarines

    This is an exciting new series for boys who are reluctant readers. It is full of information on submarines from how they... More

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    1st March 2015

    What's Maths All About?

    Discover what numbers are and how they help describe the world around us, and learn about some of the greatest mathemati... More

    (0 reviews)
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    28th August 2009

    What's Chemistry All About?

    This is a fun and informative guide that shows what chemistry is, how it works and why it is vital to everyday life. It ... More

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    1st November 2013

    Illustrated Norse Myths

    A brand-new collection of Viking myths that tell the story of the Norse gods from creation to the story of how the world... More

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    1st August 2011

    Hercules The World's Strongest Man

    This is a brand new retelling of the action-packed story of Heracles as he completes his most famous set of challenges: ... More

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    25th November 2013

    Growing up for Boys

    his book prepares boys for what to expect from puberty and offers advice on what they can do to cope with the physical, ... More

    (0 reviews)
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    1st April 2013

    Human Body Sticker Book

    An interactive information sticker book which explains, in detail, how the human body works. A fascinating insight into ... More

    (0 reviews)
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    1st May 2015

    Prehistoric Britain

    From the age of dinosaurs to the Roman invasion, this book tells the story of this vast and exciting period of British h... More

    (0 reviews)
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    1st October 2014

    1001 Things to Spot at Christmas Sticker Book

    An interactive sticker book full of busy, illustrated festive scenes. Items to spot within the main picture are shown in... More

    (0 reviews)
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    19th October 2015

    What's Happening to Me? (Boy)

    A sensitive, detailed and informative guide to male puberty, this book will prove invaluable for both young boys and the... More

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    27th February 2009

    Lift the Flap Atlas

    An atlas full of flaps to lift, revealing beautiful buildings, exotic animals and fabulous sights. Divided into the sepa... More

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    23rd February 2007

    See Inside Under the Ground

    Go on a journey to the centre of the earth and back with this brand new title in the ground-breaking "See Inside" series... More

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    30th November 2010

    See Inside Rubbish and Recycling

    A fun and fascinating flap book that follows rubbish on a journey from the bin to the sorting factories and recycling ce... More

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    16th June 2009

    The Peach Boy

    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, part of the Usborne Young Reading Programme, based on a tal... More

    (0 reviews)
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    1st August 2015

    Human Body Sticker Book

    What is blood for? What do muscles look like? How many bones are there in the skeleton? Anatomical diagrams, X-rays, s... More

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    1st June 2012

    Whats Chemistry All About

    This is a fantastic new science book, explaining chemistry in an informal, fun and informative way. Written in a convers... More

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    1st October 2012

    Pocket Puzzle Book

    A portable puzzle book that is suitable for school bags, car seats and even pockets. Presenting bendable spine for easy-... More

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    23rd March 2015

    Look Inside Trains

    From traditional steam trains to super-fast bullet trains, this fact-filled information book allows children to look ins... More

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    2nd January 2008

    See Inside Planet Earth

    Delve deep into the mysteries of Earth's geography to reveal the hidden secrets of life on our planet. This title includ... More

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    24th November 2006

    See Inside Science

    How are plants and animals related? What is the Universe made of? And just what is the big secret behind it all? Find o... More

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    1st June 2013

    Holiday Pocket Puzzle Book

    A perfectly pocket-sized puzzle book, full of mazes and logic problems to solve, wordsearches, codes to crack, number pu... More

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    1st August 2015

    Human Body Picture Book

    What is blood for? What do muscles look like? How many bones are there in the skeleton? Anatomical diagrams, X-rays, sca... More

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    22nd August 2016

    Stories of Thor

    Three dramatically illustrated stories about Thor, the Norse god of thunder, specially written for readers who are growi... More

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    24th April 2017

    Big Book of Dinosaurs

    From the mighty brachiosaurus to the fearsome tyrannosaurus, children will love discovering the biggest and most powerfu... More

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    1st February 2018

    Submarines

    How many types of submarines are there? What are they used for? What is it like to live in one? This exciting, fact-pack... More

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    6th September 2018

    Lift the Flap Engineering

    Engineering helps shape the world around us, from the houses and cities we live in, to the way we travel, and even the s... More

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    2nd May 2019

    The Invisible Man

    In HG Wells' horror classic, a sleepy English village tumbles into chaos when a mysterious stranger appears. As his secr... More

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