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Anita Ganeri

  • 5 stars across 614 books
    Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of information books for children. Educated at Cambridge University, she has written more than 300 books, including the best-selling 'Horrible Geography' series (Scholastic Children's Books) which won a 2009 Blue Peter Book Award. She writes widely on animals and the natural world. A recent title for Raintree, A Day in the Life of Rainforest Animals: Capybara, has been shortlisted for a Maryland Blue Crab Award 2012. Anita lives in the north of England with her husband, children and assorted pets.


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    5th November 2015


    Through stunning photographs and simple text, books in this series introduce children to different types of weather. In ... More

    (4 reviews)
    10th April 2009

    Nature's Fury: Volcano

    An in-depth look at natural disasters, the causes and effects on people and landscapes... More

    (2 reviews)
    1st September 2010

    The Christmas Story

    (2 reviews)
    1st September 2011


    Dirty Bertie - the boy with nose-pickingly disgusting habits - is back for another helping of comic chaos! Join Bertie a... More

    (2 reviews)
    10th February 2006

    The Easter Story

    This is one in a series of books providing specially retold stories for young children, sticking closely to the biblical... More

    (2 reviews)
    3rd June 2013


    Burst into the fiery world of volcanoes with this perfect project workbook - includes two pages of funky stickers ... More

    (2 reviews)
    19th July 2004


    These charming books take a first look at the weather for young readers. The layout is clear and simple and the pictures... More

    (2 reviews)
    7th May 2015

    Raging Rivers

    Where in the world can you: Peer over the edge of a roaring waterfall? Come face-to-face with a peckish pira... More

    (2 reviews)
    24th May 2011

    RSPB First Book Of Minibeasts

    Launching with four books looking at flowers, birds, mammals and minibeasts, each RSPB spotter's guide will comprise 35 ... More

    (1 review)
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    Hysterical Histories

    Acorn: Weather Wise

    Nature's Fury

    Dirty Bertie

    Usborne Bible Tales



    Horrible Geography

    Raintree Perspectives: Cultures and Customs

    My Pop Up


    Young Explorer: Getting to Grips with Grammar

    Young Explorer: How Living Things Grow


    Nature Trails

    Young Explorer: A Pet's Life

    Pet Care

    Understanding and Caring for Your Pet

    Read and Learn: A Day in the Life: Desert Animals

    Exploring Habitats, with Benjamin Blog and His Inquisitive Dog

    Haynes Pocket Manual

    Awesome! Sticker & Activity

    White Wolves Non Fiction

    Who's Who in ?



    Flip the flap

    Stories of Great People (Hardcover)

    Young Explorer: Pets' Guides

    Kingfisher Readers


    Raintree Perspectives: World Cultures

    Edge: My Zone

    Tales of Invention

    Big Picture

    Nelson Focus S.

    The Essential Guide

    Read Me!: Country Guides, with Benjamin Blog and His Inquisitive Dog

    Heroic Histories


    Great Civilisations

    Acorn: Water, Water Everywhere!

    100 Things You Should Know About

    Opposing Viewpoints (Library)

    Journey Through

    Ignite: All About Myths

    My Faith

    Discovering Cities S.

    Journey into Civilization S.

    Flying colours

    I Wonder Why


    First Animal Encyclopedia

    Collins Big Cat

    Festival Stories S.

    Young Explorer: A Day in the Life: Rainforest Animals

    Collins Big Cat Progress

    KS3 Knowing Religion

    A Soldier's Life

    Read Me!: Landform Adventurers

    Young Explorer: Languages of the World

    Stories from Faiths

    Animal Families

    Paint by Numbers

    First Starts, the Body

    How the World Makes Musi

    First Starts

    Dark Side

    Restless Earth

    Red Fox middle fiction

    The Top Ten

    Children's 30 Second

    Rookie Biographies (Paperback)

    Read and Learn: From Rubbish to Riches

    Horrible Histories Special

    Extraordinary Lives

    Modern Middle East Nations & Their Strategic Place in the World S.

    Pull Ahead Books - Forces of Nature

    Material World

    Everyday Materials

    Craft Workshop

    Popcorn: Our Five Senses

    Origami Science Adventures

    Edge Books: History Hunters

    Craft Topics

    Ancient Egyptians

    Bible Codecrackers

    Raintree Perspectives: Landform Top Tens

    Superstar Cars


    Young Explorer: Fabulous Animals

    Cambridge Reading Adventures

    All Kinds of... S.

    Read Me!: Extreme Nature

    Global Cultures

    Raintree Perspectives: A Child's History of Britain

    Four Corners

    Young Explorer: Writing Stories

    Young Explorer: I Can Write

    Storyteller S.

    Young Explorer: Introducing Continents

    Let's Find Out About

    Discover Ancient Civilisations

    Oxford Reading Tree inFact


    Raintree Perspectives: Animal Top Tens

    Collins Big Cat Arabic Reading Programme


    The Story of

    Story of...

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact

    The Big Picture

    Read and Learn: A Day in the Life: Rainforest Animals

    Young Explorer: Capital Cities of the United Kingdom

    Discover Through Craft


    Last Chance to See

    The Land and the People

    Writing History

    Kids 30 Second

    Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Lime

    Young Explorer: Religions Around the World

    Graphic Non-fiction S.

    Beliefs and Cultures

    How Would You Survive

    Buster Know-How

    InfoSearch: You Can Save the Planet

    Young Explorer: Nature's Patterns


    Kingfisher Readers - Level 4

    Usborne Facts & Lists S.


    Twentieth Century History Makers

    A Year of Festivals

    Country Topics

    Prayer And Worship

    Hopscotch: Religion

    History Starts Here

    Natural Disasters

    What They Don't Tell You About S.

    The Atlas of World Relig

    Prayer & Worship

    Hopscotch Religion

    21st Century Religions

    InfoSearch: Exploring Continents

    QED Stories from Faiths S.

    QED World of Faiths

    Time Travellers

    Usborne Facts & Lists

    Horrible Geography Handbooks

    Life Processes

    Baby's First Board Books

    A Pet's Life

    Protecting Habitats

    Visual Reference Library

    Focus on Europe

    Bug Club

    All About Ancient People

    Weather Around You

    Stories from World Relig

    World Cultures

    Festival Stories

    Find out About

    Inside and Out Guide to ...

    Questions and Feelings About

    Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper

    Discovery S.

    Let's Find Out About...

    All Kinds of

    Read All About It

    Geo Detectives

    Endangered Wildlife


    Rising Stars Reading Planet

    Pocket Manuals