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Rosie Dickins

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Rosie Dickins

  • 5 stars across 76 books
    22nd May 2017

    See Inside Space Stations and Other Spacecraft

    Calling all space cadets: Usborne assigns you a mission to see inside these extraordinary space stations and spacecraf... More

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    1st January 2016

    Times Tables Activity Book

    A colourful, write-in book featuring a multitude of multiplication puzzles, encouraging children to learn and remember t... More

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    1st October 2015

    Lift-the-Flap Computers and Coding

    An interactive introduction to information and communication technology, which explains what goes on inside computers an... More

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    1st November 2015

    Coding for Beginners: Using Scratch

    An introduction to coding for complete beginners, this friendly and accessible book will teach children the basics of Sc... More

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    31st May 2007

    The Story Of Rome

    The story of the Roman Empire, from the myth of Romulus and Remus to the foundations of the vast Empire and the Emperors... More

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    1st December 2014

    The Fox and the Crow

    Crow has a lovely piece of cheese and wouldn't dream of giving it away to sly Fox. But Crow can't resist Fox's flattery ... More

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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

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    1st January 2014

    Lift the Flap Times Tables Book

    Learning times tables is essential and needs endless practice, but children will love the interactive approach of this b... More

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    27th April 2001

    Book Of London

    Discover the famous sights of London and the amazing stories behind them in this lively guide. Packed with information o... More

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    24th September 2010

    The Wizard Of Oz

    When Dorothy is whizzed to Oz in a tornado, she lands in a place where nothing is quite as it seems. Can she find the Wi... More

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    26th May 2006

    The Dragon Painter

    'The Dragon Painter' is written especially for children who are learning to read. With delightful illustrations, this bo... More

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    28th October 2005

    Children's Book Of Art

    this beautifully illustrated art book provides the perfect introduction to art for young children. Packed with colourfu... More

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    1st September 2013

    World of Shakespeare Sticker Book

    Shakespeare's plays have inspired many artists, and this information sticker book makes use of some of their artworks to... More

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    30th March 2007

    Stories Of Ponies

    Three original pony tales for children who are just beginning to learn how to read. Meet a pony who is scared of loud no... More

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    30th January 2009

    The Genie in the Bottle

    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read. A poor fisherm... More

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    1st March 2013

    How The Leopard Got His Spots

    In this retelling of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale, a leopard finds a way to hide when the Ethiopian covers him with sp... More

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    1st July 2007

    Illustrated Fairy Tales

    Containing ten classic fairy tales by authors such as the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen, 'Usborne Illustrat... More

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    28th November 2013

    Twelfth Night

    Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare is a delightful comic love story. The play begins with a shipwreck, during which Vi... More

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    12th September 2013

    William Shakespeare

    This book explores the life of William Shakespeare, from his marriage and plays through to where and how he got his insp... More

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    15th May 2008

    Twelfth Night

    An intricate comedy featuring separated twins, disguises, and impediments to love, ""Twelfth Night"" is Shakespeare's fa... More

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    11th February 2010

    William Shakespeare

    This book explores the life of William Shakespeare, from his marriages and plays through to where and how he gets his in... More

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    1st November 2011

    The Roly-Poly Rice Ball

    This is a new title in the fantastic First Reading series, part of "The Usborne Young Reading Programme". It is aimed at... More

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    22nd September 2014

    Othello

    William Shakespeare's tragic play about The Moor of Venice, fully illustrated and retold for younger readers. Part of th... More

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    26th December 2008

    Introduction to Modern Art

    This title offers a fantastic introduction to the world of modern art from the avant-garde of the 19th century to the co... More

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    30th October 2009

    Fairytale Treasury

    A classic anthology comprising eighteen classic fairytales from across the world, retold for younger readers. The Frog P... More

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    1st July 2012

    Complete Book of Riding and Ponycare

    This is a guide to riding and pony care for complete beginners to experienced riders. It describes everything from how t... More

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    30th July 2010

    London Sticker Book

    This is an exciting and informative book containing over 100 full-colour stickers, which children can match to the photo... More

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    1st October 2015

    Art Activity Book

    A write-in activity book featuring a wide range of famous paintings, alongside creative projects and puzzles which will ... More

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    20th April 2007

    The Emperor and the Nightingale

    This title is part of four new titles in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to re... More

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    1st September 2011

    First Reading Four: The Emperor and the Nightingale

    This is the "The classic Hans Christian Andersen" story retold with simple text for children just beginning to read. The... More

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    30th March 2007

    The Story of The Monkey King

    When the Monkey King angers the Emperor of Heaven, he is set a task by Buddha to determine whether he is to be punished ... More

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    30th March 2007

    Little Book of London

    This is a new edition of this popular guide to England's capital city. It contains a brief history of London from Roman ... More

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    31st October 2008

    The Usborne Bedtime Treasury

    This is a magical, illustrated collection of 25 stories perfect for curling up with at bedtime.... More

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    22nd September 2014

    The First Book of Art

    An inspiring and practical introduction to art and artists for young children, with full-colour reproductions of works b... More

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    20th May 2010

    Frankenstein

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    1st March 2014

    Introduction to Modern Art

    Explains the development of modern art in a simple, straightforward way, with over 100 illustrations of major art works.... More

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    1st December 2015

    World of Shakespeare Picture Book [Library Edition]

    Explore the life and times of one of the greatest writers the world has ever seen in this wonderful, interactive introdu... More

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    19th March 2010

    The Tempest

    Prospero and his daughter Miranda are stranded on a lonely desert island. Then a magical storm washes a royal ship ashor... More

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    1st October 2015

    Greek Myths Picture Book

    The Greek myths - their Gods and heroes, the monsters they battled and the magical world they lived in - have inspired c... More

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    28th June 2006

    Stories Of Unicorns

    Inspired by the myths and legends that surround this legendary creature, this book includes tales of three unusual unico... More

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    25th September 2009

    Complete Book of Riding and Pony Care

    This is a guide to riding and pony care for complete beginners to experienced riders. It describes everything from how t... More

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    1st March 2012

    Why the Sea is Salty [Book with CD]

    Three titles in the popular "First Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wal... More

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    24th April 2009

    Why the Sea is Salty

    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, based on a Korean folktale, aimed at children who are begin... More

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    29th May 2009

    The Magic Pear Tree

    Shen doesn't like to share anything - especially not his yummy pears. Can a hungry beggar teach him a little kindness? T... More

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    21st June 2013

    The Runaway Princess

    A princess runs away to avoid marriage, taking three of her favourite gowns with her. She works hard, herding geese in a... More

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    1st February 2012

    My Very First Art Colouring Book

    An introduction to 15 famous works of art from around the world - each accompanied by a creative colouring project. It f... More

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    27th November 2009

    Introduction to Art

    This is a vibrant new edition of the popular book introducing children to the world of art. Simple text provides a sound... More

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    25th August 2006

    Horse And Pony Treasury

    The perfect companion for any child who loves the thrilling world of horses and ponies. It is packed with advice for rid... More

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    8th October 2010

    Art Colouring Book

    A glorious colouring book with details from 15 famous paintings to colour in. Produced in association with the National ... More

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    31st January 2008

    The Fish That Talked

    This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read.Based on a trad... More

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    1st November 2015

    Art Colouring and Sticker Book

    Published in association with The National Gallery, London, this book features some of the best-known works from their w... More

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    30th November 2007

    Dracula

    A dramatic retelling of Bram Stoker's classic horror story retold for children ready to tackle longer and more complex s... More

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    28th September 2007

    The Magic Porridge Pot

    This work contains four new titles in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read.... More

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    1st September 2014

    Introduction to Art

    Offers an informative and in-depth look at the great themes, techniques, movements and artists from ancient and medieval... More

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    1st May 2016

    Lift-The-Flap Fractions and Decimals

    An exciting guide to fractions, decimals and percentages with over 125 flaps to lift to discover what they are and how t... More

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    1st April 2014

    Book of Famous Artists

    An introduction to the lives and works of 35 of the world's most famous artists, including van Gogh, Picasso and Dali. T... More

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    1st January 2013

    Greek Myths Sticker Book

    The Greek myths have inspired some of the most famous artwork ever created. This art sticker book uses amazing paintings... More

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    1st September 2015

    Coppelia

    This vividly illustrated picture book tells the story of the ballet Coppelia, in which an inventor creates a dancing dol... More

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    1st March 2009

    The Impressionists

    The story of one of the major art movements of the 19th Century told for children ready to tackle longer and more comple... More

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    25th October 2006

    The Wizard Of Oz

    The classic story by L. Frank Baum, retold for children growing in their reading confidence and ability, sumptuously ill... More

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    29th September 2005

    The Swan Princess

    Princess Eliza and her brothers are perfectly happy - until their father marries a woman who is secretly a witch. Determ... More

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    1st January 2012

    Logic Puzzles

    This title is an addition to already successful series of puzzle activity cards. Puzzles help to improve logic skills su... More

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    21st November 2016

    How the Rhino Got His Skin

    The Rhino has lovely skin that fits just right. But what happens when he spies the cake that Man has just made? A specia... More

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    1st May 2017

    Art Book About Portraits

    Examine a gallery of famous portraits and learn the stories behind them, while finding out fascinating information about... More

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    1st December 2017

    Drawing Faces

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    24th September 2010

    Lift the Flap: Art

    This brilliant flap book offers a fascinating peek into the world of art with lots of famous paintings, prints and sculp... More

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    1st March 2006

    London Sticker Book

    Children will be amazed and enthralled as they seek out over 90 different sites and objects on this fabulous tour of Bri... More

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    1st June 2007

    Playtime Things to Make and Do

    Featuring 29 great ideas - including a bonfire paper collage, a leaping dolphin picture and a bright butterfly crayon ru... More

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    26th August 2005

    Stories of Ponies

    These great beginning reading books combine a tun-to-read story with easy-to-read text Series One is designed for those ... More

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    28th January 2006

    The Riotous Story of Rome

    Two new and exciting non-fiction titles in the hugely successful "Usborne Young Reading" series, which aims to encourage... More

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    6th September 2018

    My First Computer Coding Book with ScratchJr

    A fun, friendly guide to coding on a tablet computer using the free ScratchJR app. Discover how computers work and how t... More

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    4th October 2018

    How the Crab Got His Claws

    Naughty Crab keeps making trouble... can the Wise Man stop him? This charmingly illustrated adaptation of one of Rudyard... More

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