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  • 4 stars across 298 books
    Richard Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. He has written about a wide range of topics including science, nature, and history. Paul Mason has written more than 100 books for children, on topics ranging from extreme sports to urban myths. Notable titles include Money Doesn't Grow on Trees and From Armpits to Zits for teens, and Monster Hunter, a series of books on tracking down and dealing with vampires, werewolves, extra-terrestrials, and ghosts. An avid surfer, snowboarder, and mountain biker, Paul writes many sports titles and has also produced a website guide to ski resorts. Louise Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. Her writing covers a wide range of topics from animals and science to history and social studies. Elizabeth Raum has written over two-dozen nonfiction books for young readers, including a biography of Louis Armstrong for Capstone Press. Over the years, she has worked as a middle school and high school English teacher, an elementary school librarian, and a college library director. Elizabeth Raum has written many nonfiction books for children. Two of her Capstone You Choose books, Orphan Trains: An Interactive History Adventure (2011) and Can You Survive Storm Chasing? (2012), are Junior Library Guild selections. Elizabeth lives in Michigan with her husband, Richard. Patrick Catel has worked in children's publishing for over a dozen years. He has been involved in the publication of hundreds of titles on a wide range of topics. If it's winter and he's not working on books, he's probably hitting the slopes! Charlotte Guillain worked as a bookseller, an English teacher and an editor before becoming an author. She has written more than 100 books, both fiction and non-fiction. She always wanted to be a writer and her top tip is to read as much as you can. Claire Throp loves sea mammals and spent far too long looking at them while supposedly doing research for this book! She has written children's nonfiction on subjects ranging from countries to sports to. She lives just outside Oxford, England. Melanie Waldron worked in children's publishing for many years before becoming a full-time author. She has written many non-fiction books for young people and specializes in science and geography topics. Mary Colson is a teacher and a writer. She is fascinated by the world and the cultures of different countries, with their unique myths and legends.


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    12th January 2017

    Skate Monkey: The Cursed Village

    Monkey and his friends, Zu and Sandy, lived in the Emperor's Cloud Palace. But they played all sorts of tricks on people... More

    (11 reviews)
    28th March 2017

    Supercars: British Supercars: McLaren, Aston Martin, Jaguar

    Get your young petrolhead into gear with the perfect introduction to the newest, hotest, fastest British supercar marque... More

    (1 review)
    8th August 2013

    Adrenalin Rush: Skateboarding

    This series captures the excitement and thrill of sports and activities whose appeal lies in speed and a hint of danger ... More

    (0 reviews)
    18th March 2001

    Snowboarding Diary

    Jasmine has come from Jamaica to go snowboarding with jane. Can they adapt their skateboarding skills to snowboarding? W... More

    (0 reviews)
    14th May 2009

    Sports Science: Skateboarding

    Introduces the science behind popular sports... More

    (0 reviews)
    1st January 2017

    Indy Cars

    Offers readers a close-up look at Indy cars. With colorful spreads featuring fun facts, sidebars, labeled diagrams, and ... More

    (0 reviews)
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    Raintree Perspectives: Animal Family Albums

    Raintree Freestyle Express: Destination Detectives

    World Sports Guide

    Instant Expert

    Barmy Biogs

    Truth or Busted


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    Read Me!: Questions You Never Thought You'd Ask

    Space Busters S.

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    Factor 4

    Countries Around the World

    South America Today

    Letters from Around the World

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    Edge: Monster Tracker

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    Rites of Passage S.

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    Survival Guide

    Sports Skills

    Explorer Travel Guides

    Martial and Fighting Arts S.

    Training for Sport

    Start Reading: My Sports

    Combat Sports

    Edge: The Inside Track

    Master This

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    Raintree Fusion: Physical Processes and Materials


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    Raintree Fusion: History

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    Project X Origins

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    Project X CODE Extra

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    Strange But True!

    Invaders and Raiders

    Cause, Effect and Chaos!

    Putting the Planet First

    The Making of a Champion

    Rites of Passage

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    Body Art

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    Solve it with Science

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