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Jo Nelson

  • 5 stars across 16 books

    Tom Clohosy Cole is a London-based freelance illustrator, designer & animator. He is the illustrator of All Aboard the Discovery Express , Destination: Planet Earth and Destination: Space , which was shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Awards 2017.

    Jo Nelson studied Modern and Medieval Languages at Cambridge University before travelling the world teaching, English and Maths. She settled in London, working for a publishing company for ten years, before turning her hand to writing children's books. Her titles include Destination: Planet Earth , published by Wide Eyed Editions, and Historium , published by Big Picture Press.

    1st September 2015

    Historium

    Welcome to the museum! Here you will find a collection of objects from ancient civilisations. Objects of beauty, objects... More

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    5th January 2016

    East of the Sun, West of the Moon: Band 13/Topaz

    Follow Rosa's magical journey across the snow and ice towards a mysterious prince, who she must rescue in order to unl... More

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    26th March 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact: Level 16: Maggie Aderin-Pocock: Space Scientist

    Maggie Aderin-Pocock is one of the UK's leading space scientists. Find out how Maggie was inspired by TV, struggled at s... More

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    26th March 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact: Level 10: Zaha Hadid: Building the Future

    Zaha Hadid: Building the Future is an in-depth look at the life of one of the greatest living architects. TreeTops inFac... More

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    1st September 2016

    The Railway Revolution: Band 16/Sapphire

    In 1804 the first steam train set out on a nine mile journey. Within 50 years, there were 6,000 miles of railway acros... More

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    14th January 2016

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact: Oxford Level 16/17: Pack of 5

    This pack contains one of each of the following titles: Maggie Aderin-Pocock: Space Scientist, Huge Art, Spice Story,Myt... More

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    14th January 2016

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact: Oxford Level 16/17: Pack of 30

    This pack contains six of each of the following titles: Maggie Aderin-Pocock: Space Scientist, Huge Art, Spice Story, My... More

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    26th March 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact: Oxford Level 10/11: Pack of 6

    This pack contains one of each of the following titles: Zaha Hadid: Building the Future, Skelebones, Heads Up!, Natural ... More

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    26th March 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact: Oxford Level 10/11: Pack of 36

    This pack contains six of each of the following titles: Zaha Hadid: Building the Future, Skelebones, Heads Up!, Natural ... More

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    19th September 2016

    Project X Origins Graphic Texts: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 17: Great Space Explorers

    Project X Origins Graphic Texts can help children to reach higher standards in comprehension. This non-fiction text told... More

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    22nd September 2017

    Top Ten Great Britons: Band 15/Emerald

    When the British public voted for their top ten Britons, they included a writer, musician, campaigner, engineer and po... More

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    21st February 2018

    Destination: Planet Earth

    Set out on an adventure across Planet Earth, exploring volcanos, valleys, mountains and rivers, and learning about water... More

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    15th February 2018

    Project X Origins: Lime+ Book Band, Oxford Level 12: Don't Believe Your Eyes

    Prepare to be amazed as this book shows you how optical illusions can trick your eyes! Find out more about how illusions... More

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    26th March 2015

    Oxford Reading Tree Treetops Infact: Levels 15-16: Pack of 6

    This pack contains one of each of the following titles: Rainforest Secrets, Dance!, The Craft of Paper, Maggie Aderin-Po... More

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    13th September 2018

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact: Oxford Levels 16-17: Pack of 6

    This pack contains 1 of each of the following 6 titles: Maggie Aderin-Pocock: Space Scientist, Huge Art, Spice Story, My... More

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    13th September 2018

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops inFact: Oxford Levels 16-17: Pack of 36

    This pack contains 6 of each of the following six titles: Maggie Aderin-Pocock: Space Scientist, Huge Art, Spice Story, ... More

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