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    All the See Inside books in order:

    Book 1: Castles (2005)
    Book 2: Your Body (2006)
    Book 3: Your Head (2006)
    Book 4: Ancient Rome (2006)
    Book 5: World of Dinosaurs (2006)
    Book 6: Science (2006)
    Book 7: Under the Ground (2007)
    Book 8: Fairyland (2007)
    Book 9: London (2007)
    Book 10: Pirate Ships (2007)
    Book 11: Ancient Egypt (2007)
    Book 12: Planet Earth (2008)
    Book 13: Maths (2008)
    Book 14: Space (2008)
    Book 15: Under the Sea (2008)
    Book 16: Castles (with sound panel) (2009)
    Book 17: Famous Buildings (2009)
    Book 18: Middle Ages (2009)
    Book 19: How Things Work (2009)
    Book 20: Houses Long Ago (2010)
    Book 21: The Noisy Middle Ages (2010)
    Book 22: Ships (2005)
    Book 23: Recycling and Rubbish (2011)
    Book 24: The Second World War (2011)
    Book 25: Inventions (2011)
    Book 26: The Ancient World (2012)
    Book 27: Trains (2013)
    Book 28: The First World War (2013)
    Book 29: The Universe (2014)
    Book 30: Great Cities (2014)
    Book 31: History of Britain (2014)
    Book 32: Weather and Climate (2014)
    Book 33: Famous Palaces (2015)
    Book 34: Exploration and Discovery (2015)
    Book 35: World of Shakespeare (2016)
    Book 36: Where Food Comes From (2016)
    Book 37: World Religions (2017)
    Book 38: Space Stations and Other Spacecraft (2017)
    Book 39: Energy (2017)
    Book 40: New York City (2017)
    Book 41: Bridges, Towers and Tunnels (2018)
    Book 42: Ancient China (2019)
    Book 43: Ancient Greece (2019)
    Book 44: A Museum (2019)
    Book 45: Atoms and Molecules (2020)
    Book 46: Oceans (2020)
    Book 47: Germs (2020)
    Book 48: Evolution (2021)
    Book 49: Why Plastic is a Problem (2022)
    Book 50: Genes and DNA (2022)
    Book 51: Microscopic World (2022)
    Book 52: Solar System (2022)

    Book 1
    Book 1

    See Inside Castles

    A humorous yet historically accurate look at life in a thirteenth century medieval castle. Inventive embedded flaps on p... More

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    Book 2
    Book 2

    See Inside Your Body

    Fabulous flap book that reveals the inner workings of the human body. Bright, original colour illustrations and diagrams... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    See Inside Your Head

    A thought-provoking flap book on how the brain and senses work presented in a clear, colourful, and above all fun way. F... More

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    See Inside Ancient Rome

    Colourful scenes with flaps to reveal details of life in Ancient Rome. Bright, clear illustrations show scenes such as a... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    See Inside the World of Dinosaurs

    A fabulous flap book with over 50 flaps to lift, offering a glimpse into the prehistoric world of the dinosaurs. Stunnin... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    See Inside Science

    Fabulous flap book that demonstrates basic scientific ideas in a simple and engaging way. Each double page shows key ide... More

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    See Under the Ground

    A fantastic flap book that takes children on a journey to the centre of the Earth. Beginning with the Earth's core and c... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    See Inside Fairyland

    Find out all about life in Fairyland with this brand new title in the ground-breaking "See Inside" series. Peep inside t... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    See Inside London

    A fantastic flap book that takes children on a journey through London from ancient times to today. Fabulous scenes show ... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    See Inside Pirate Ships

    A fantastic flap book which ventures aboard vessels inhabited by bloodthirsty and merciless pirates. Fabulous scenes sho... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    See Inside Ancient Egypt

    Colourful scenes with flaps to reveal details of life in Ancient Egypt. Each bustling scene is packed with information a... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    See Inside Planet Earth

    A brilliant flap book that delves deep into the mysteries of the geography of the Earth. Each page is covered with flaps... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    See Inside Maths

    An amazing flap book that shows just how fascinating maths can be. Colourful double page topics introduce numbers, shap... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    See Inside Space

    A flap book of astronomical proportions, packed with facts and information about the stars, planets and the universe. Fa... More

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    Book 15
    Book 15

    See Under the Sea

    A fabulous flap book with over 80 flaps to lift and extra pages to open up to explore life under the sea. Shows coral re... More

    (2 reviews)
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    Book 16
    Book 16

    See Inside Castles with Sound Panel

    This classic flap book in the "See Inside" series is brought to life with a new sound panel. It offers a humorous yet hi... More

    (1 review)
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    Book 17
    Book 17

    See Inside Famous Buildings

    A fabulous flap book with over 50 flaps to lift and extra pages to pull out offering a peek inside some of the world's m... More

    (2 reviews)
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    Book 18
    Book 18

    See Inside the Middle Ages

    This is a fabulous flap book for older children showing what life was like in the 14th century. Stunning illustrations a... More

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    Book 19
    Book 19

    See Inside How Things Work

    An amazing flap book packed with inventions, machines, gadgets and devices, and facts and information about how they wor... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    See Inside: Houses Long Ago

    A fabulous flap book for older children showing the houses built by people around the world in different historical eras... More

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    Book 21
    Book 21

    See Inside: The Noisy Middle Ages

    A fabulously informative flap book for older children showing what life was like in the 14th century with stunning illus... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    See Inside Ships

    A brilliant flap book for older children exploring ships through the ages. Stunning illustrations with over 90 flaps rev... More

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    Book 23
    Book 23

    See Inside Recycling and Rubbish

    A fun and fascinating flap book that follows rubbish on a journey from the bin to the sorting factories and recycling ce... More

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    Book 24
    Book 24

    See Inside The Second World War

    From tanks rumbling across battlefields to submarines, blitzed cities and D-Day, this extraordinary flap book takes youn... More

    (4 reviews)
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    Book 25
    Book 25

    See Inside Inventions

    Over 60 flaps to lift to discover the wonderful, mysterious and often funny stories behind some of the world's most grou... More

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    Book 26
    Book 26

    See Inside The Ancient World

    A fascinating flap book with fabulously detailed illustrations and information about peoples of the Ancient World, inclu... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    See Inside Trains

    From Stephenson's Rocket to today's modern bullet trains, chidren will be fascinated by the history of locomotion as the... More

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    Book 28
    Book 28

    See Inside The First World War

    With vivid illustrations and over 70 flaps to lift, this action-packed book transports readers into the battlefields of ... More

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    Book 29
    Book 29

    See Inside The Universe

    What's the universe made of? Where did everything come from? Lift the flaps in this fascinating book to reveal some of t... More

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    Book 30
    Book 30

    See Inside Great Cities

    Lift the flaps to discover famous landmarks and amazing facts about London, Paris, Istanbul, Shanghai and other great ci... More

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    Book 31
    Book 31

    See Inside the History of Britain

    With stunning illustrations and over 60 flaps to lift, children can explore plague-ridden London, the British Empire, a ... More

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    Book 32
    Book 32

    See Inside Weather and Climate

    A fascinating flap book that tours the land, sea and skies to discover where weather comes from. With over 100 flaps to ... More

    (2 reviews)
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    Book 33
    Book 33

    See Inside Famous Palaces

    Open the gates of the world's most famous palaces, from the sun-splashed courtyards of the Alhambra to the dazzling room... More

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    Book 34
    Book 34

    See Inside Exploration and Discovery

    Journey into the unknown with real-life explorers from times gone by, in this fascinating lift-the-flap history book. Fe... More

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    Book 35
    Book 35

    See Inside World of Shakespeare

    Travel back 400 years to visit rowdy playhouses and royal palaces and discover Shakespeare's tales of doomed princes and... More

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    Book 36
    Book 36

    See Inside Where Food Comes From

    With over 90 flaps, the scenes in this colourful book show children where the food they eat comes from. They can discove... More

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    Book 37
    Book 37

    See Inside World Religions

    An insightful look at the beliefs, history and customs of the major world religions. With over 70 flaps to lift, readers... More

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    Book 38
    Book 38

    See Inside Space Stations and Other Spacecraft

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

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    Book 39
    Book 39

    See Inside Energy

    We all need energy for our lives - and lots of it. Find out what energy is, how it affects our planet and the exciting n... More

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    Book 40
    Book 40

    See Inside New York City

    Take a tour of the fabulous city of New York with this beautifully illustrated book with over 80 flaps to lift. Compare ... More

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    Book 41
    Book 41

    See Inside Bridges, Towers and Tunnels

    Lift the flaps to reveal the mechanics and engineering of amazing bridges, towers and tunnels including the Channel Tunn... More

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    Book 42
    Book 42

    See Inside Ancient China

    Travel back to Ancient China to see emperors in palaces, traders on the Silk Road and soldiers guarding the Great Wall i... More

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    Book 43
    Book 43

    See Inside Ancient Greece

    Travel back to Ancient Greece to see magnificent marble temples, bustling market places, and to find out about Ancient G... More

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    Book 44
    Book 44

    See Inside a Museum

    Explore every corner of a museum - from grand exhibition galleries to cavernous storerooms and dusty back offices. With ... More

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    Book 45
    Book 45

    See Inside Atoms and Molecules

    Marvel at the mind-boggling world of atoms and molecules - the building blocks of EVERYTHING everywhere (including you).... More

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    Book 46
    Book 46

    See Inside Oceans

    SPLASH! Dive down deep and go on an incredible journey into our oceans. With over 80 flaps to lift, discover the mind-bo... More

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    Book 47
    Book 47

    See Inside Germs

    Explore the microscopic world of bacteria, viruses and other microbes with this fascinating lift-the-flap book. Discover... More

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    Book 48
    Book 48

    See Inside Evolution

    Where did life come from? Why do animals look the way they do? How did it all happen? Find out about the incredible stor... More

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    Book 49
    Book 49

    See Inside Why Plastic is a Problem

    Everyone knows that plastic has become a problem for our planet, but do you know why? And do you know how YOU can help b... More

    (1 review)
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    Book 50
    Book 50

    See Inside Genes and DNA

    A fun, highly illustrated guide to what genes and DNA are, and how they work. What ARE genes? What do they do? H... More

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    Book 51
    Book 51

    See Inside the Microscopic World

    This book peers through the microscope to reveal TINY unimaginable wonders. Discover bizarre minibeasts and peculiar pla... More

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    Book 52
    Book 52

    See inside the Solar System

    Blast off to explore our Solar System - from the fearsome heat of the Sun to the freezing distant planets, plus moons, a... More

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