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Beginners Series Series

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    Book 1
    Book 1

    Romans

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    Book 2
    Book 2

    Bees and Wasps

    'Bees and Wasps' describes these amazing insects, where they live, how they grow, what they eat and the dangers they hav... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    China

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    Cowboys

    A new addition to the 'Usborne Beginners' series, which is designed to provide an informative introduction to non-fictio... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    Dangerous Animals

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    History Showtime: Vikings

    History Showtime brings a fresh new approach to history, combining essential learning with the fun of drama and music.... More

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    Knights

    This non-fiction series aims to encourage children to access the wonder of the world around them. The books have two rea... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    Armour

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    Bears

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    Rainforests

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    Who Was: Elizabeth I?

    Each title is a biography of one person's life, achievements and the problems they faced. The series covers many histori... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    The Solar System

    The Space set is one of three new additions to this popular non-fiction series. It covers recent developments in space e... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    Astronomy

    How do astronomers study planets, stars and galaxies? What are rovers and where have they landed? How do different teles... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    Farm Animals

    How do pigs keep cool? Why do farmers shear their sheep? Which farm animals live underwater? These and other questions a... More

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    Book 15
    Book 15

    Rubbish and Recycling

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 16
    Book 16

    Penguins

    Where do penguins live? What do they eat and how do they catch their food? Beginner readers can find answers to these qu... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    Planes

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 18
    Book 18

    Weather

    What makes the wind blow? How can rain sometimes be red? Why are tornadoes like vacuum cleaners? You'll find out the ans... More

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    Book 19
    Book 19

    Cats

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    Bats

    How do bats find their way in the dark? Where do they live and what do they eat? Beginner readers can find answers to th... More

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    Book 21
    Book 21

    Elephants

    A fascinating introduction to the world of elephants, complete with amazing photographs, illustrations and weird and won... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    Night Animals

    Which animals come out at night? How do they find food in the dark? Where do they go during the day? In this book you'll... More

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    Book 23
    Book 23

    Your Body

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 24
    Book 24

    Egyptians

    Who were the ancient Egyptians? Why did they build pyramids and how were mummies made? These and other questions answere... More

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    Book 25
    Book 25

    Antarctica

    What's it like to live and work in icy Antarctica? How do Emperor penguins raise their chicks on the ice? What is an ice... More

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    Book 26
    Book 26

    Ballet

    How do ballet dancers dance on the tips of their toes? Why do they wear tutus? Beginner readers can find answers to thes... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    Sharks

    What do sharks like to eat? Which shark glows in the dark? And why do some sharks never stop swimming? Young readers can... More

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    Book 28
    Book 28

    Spider's Web

    Spider's state-of-the-art computer is the creation of her new step-father, who's gone with Spider's mother on a honey... More

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    Book 29
    Book 29

    Seashore

    Which fish can breathe on land? Why do some crabs live in other animals' shells? And what happens when seabirds drink to... More

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    Book 30
    Book 30

    Tadpoles and Frogs

    How to tadpoles turn into frogs? What is the biggest frog in the world? How do frogs catch flies? In this book you'll fi... More

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    Book 31
    Book 31

    Pirates

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 32
    Book 32

    How Flowers Grow

    How do flowers grow in dry deserts? How do animals help to spread seeds? Which flower smells like rottng meat? These and... More

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    Book 33
    Book 33

    Eggs and Chicks

    Which bird lays the biggest egg in the world and how do tiny chicks learn to fly? Beginner readers can find answers to t... More

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    Book 34
    Book 34

    Horses and Ponies

    How do horses live in the wild? What kind of pony lives hear the North Pole? Why do horses wear shoes? These and other q... More

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    Book 35
    Book 35

    Trucks

    This exploration of trucks is part of a series introducing children to the wonder of the world around them. It has two r... More

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    Book 36
    Book 36

    Living In Space

    How do astronauts travel into space? Where do they live when they get there? What do they do all day? In this book you'l... More

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    Book 37
    Book 37

    Volcanoes

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 38
    Book 38

    Why Do We Eat?

    Why do you need food and what happens to it inside your body? Which foods give you energy and which ones make you fit an... More

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    Book 39
    Book 39

    Aztecs

    Who were the Aztecs? Where did they live, and what gods did they worship? Discover the answers to these questions and mo... More

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    Book 40
    Book 40

    Dinosaurs

    How big were dinosaurs and what did they eat? Which were friendly and which were scary? For children beginning to read o... More

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    Book 41
    Book 41

    Ants

    Where do ants live? What do they eat? How much weight can they carry? This insightful look into the world of ants introd... More

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    Book 42
    Book 42

    Sun, Moon and Stars

    What is the Sun made of? How did astronauts get to the Moon and what did they find there? For children beginning to read... More

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    Book 43
    Book 43

    Trees

    How do trees use their leaves to make food? Why do they grow flowers and fruit? Which animals live inside a tree trunk a... More

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    Book 44
    Book 44

    Wolves

    What do wolves eat? How do mother wolves carry their babies? Why do wolves hunt together in packs? What do wolves do whe... More

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    Book 45
    Book 45

    Ships

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 46
    Book 46

    Bugs

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    Book 47
    Book 47

    Snakes

    Why do snakes hiss? What do they eat? How do they shed their skin? Find out the answers to these questions and lots more... More

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    Book 48
    Book 48

    Earthquakes & Tsunamis

    What causes earthquakes? What do they feel like? What are tsunamis and why do they happen? An informative introduction t... More

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    Book 49
    Book 49

    London

    How did London become the big, bustling city it is today? When was the Underground built and what was the Great Fire of ... More

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    Book 50
    Book 50

    Digging up the Past

    How do ancient things get buried? Who digs them up? And what do they find? Beginner readers can find answers to these qu... More

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    Book 51
    Book 51

    Owls

    A fascinating introduction to owls, including nesting, hunting, living at night and camouflage. How do owls find their w... More

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    Book 52
    Book 52

    Caterpillars and Butterflies

    A beautifully ilustrated introduction to the life of butterflies and caterpillars, with easy to read text for beginner r... More

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    Book 53
    Book 53

    Planet Earth

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illust... More

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    Book 54
    Book 54

    Poisonous Animals

    A colourful and engrossing book full of fascinating facts about the dangerous world of poisonous animals, from stinging ... More

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    Book 55
    Book 55

    Under the Sea

    What lives at the bottom of the sea? What does a shark really eat? How does a sea horse swim? In this book you'll find t... More

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    Book 56
    Book 56

    Rubbish and Recycling

    Why do we need to recycle and what happens to our rubbish after it is taken away? This book reveals the impact we have o... More

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    Book 57
    Book 57

    Pandas

    A colourful, informative and extremely cute book about pandas, full of photographs and colourful illustrations. Each pag... More

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    Book 58
    Book 58

    Monkeys

    Beautifully illustrated, simple information book showing how monkeys live. Includes fact boxes, a glossary and index.... More

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    Book 59
    Book 59

    Trains

    What's it like to drive a train? How are railway tunnels built? How do trains go up hill? This fantastic book for young ... More

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    Book 60
    Book 60

    The Iron Age

    This simple information book charts the history of Iron Age people and how they lived, including their farming methods, ... More

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    Book 61
    Book 61

    Donkeys

    How do donkeys make hee-haw noises? Why do they roll in dust? What do they eat? Beginner readers can discover the answer... More

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    Book 62
    Book 62

    Beginners Animal Pack

    An intriguing introduction to the fascinating world of animals, with specially written easy-to-read text, amazing and ... More

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    Book 63
    Book 63

    Reptiles

    What is a living thing? Where do animals live? What do animals eat? How do they move and grow? Learn the answers to thes... More

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    Book 64
    Book 64

    Dogs

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    Book 66
    Book 66

    DKfindout! Stone Age

    "Find out how early humans hunted a woolly mammoth, made fire, and created cave paintings in this fascinating book for... More

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    Book 67
    Book 67

    Greeks

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