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Ants Closeup

By: Andrew Kelly

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Wild Dog Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003542


Ants and animals in general are a fascinating subject for children-many are fascinated by them as they scurry about on the ground, fear them for their painful bite and may even have kept them in an ant farm! Here is a collection of amazing facts that will be sure to develop a sense of wonder in even the most reluctant readers. About the Author: Andrew P. Kelly is a resident scholar in education policy studies and the director of the Center on Higher Education Reform at... View more info

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Why Do Kestrels Hover? First Questions and Answers - Birds of Prey

By: Anne Claybourne

Price: $13.95

Publisher: UK, Miles Kelly Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 003570


Discover the answer to this question and many others. Learn everything you need to know about the world of birds of prey. Easy-to-read text makes this book ideal for young readers, while cartoons and quizzes keep learning fun and interactive. View more info

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Exploring Nature Great Apes: Discover the exciting world of chimps, gorillas, orangutans, bonobos and more

By: Barbara Taylor

Price: $23.95

Publisher: UK, Armadillo Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003123


This book helps you discover the exciting world of chimps, gorillas, orangutans, bonobos and more, with over 200 pictures. The lifestyles, environments and physical characteristics of great apes are captured in accessible text, dramatic wildlife photographs and detailed illustrations. You can visit remote but threatened habitats, from the misty mountains of Africa to the dark and dappled rainforests of South-east Asia. Focus features zoom in on detailed areas of ape exis... View more info

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Bugs # Mini Encyclopedia

By: Belinda Gallagher

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, Miles Kelly Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 003149


A perfect introduction to comprehensive bugs books for kids, Mini Encyclopedia Bugs is small enough to slot into school bags, making this a fantastic resource for school projects and homework at key stage 2. This compact, comprehensive children's encyclopedia uses clear, bulleted facts and incredible info panels to explain everything from the life cycle of butterflies, how spiders feed and why bees collect nectar. Every topic is supported by photographs, realistic artwo... View more info

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Penguins # 100 Facts, Projects, Quizzes, Fun Facts, Cartoons

By: Camilla de la Bedoyere

Price: $13.95

Publisher: UK, Miles Kelly Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 003112


Explore the harsh, icy world of penguins and their clever survival techniques with exactly 100 bitesized facts. Fascinating facts along with amazing photographs, beautiful artwork and detailed diagrams give young readers the perfect introduction to these amazing birds. Numbered facts help children to keep track of what they've read and encourage them to read on. Projects and activities, quizzes and hilarious cartoons throughout make learning much more fun. Discover... View more info

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The Book of Australian Animals # Amazing Facts About Some of Our Most Marvellous Wildlife

By: Charles Hope

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Australia, Wild Dog Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003180


The Book of Australian Animals has been designed with the needs of both early and more advanced readers in mind. Simple and succinct language is used throughout the book, and the font size is relatively small to allow the images to engage reluctant readers. Font size is smaller again when used in conjunction with inset images, to indicate information that is secondary to the primary text/image. The Book of Australian Animals uses photographs that bring the viewer close ... View more info

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Dragonflies: Catching, Identifying, How and Where they Live

By: Chris Earley

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Canada, Firefly Books: 2013

Seller ID: 003991


Dragonflies are as fascinating as they are beautiful. In this book readers will learn how to observe them in the wild and have them hover as close as their nose! Dragonflies and their close relatives, damselflies, have been around longer than dinosaurs and can be found on all continents except Antarctica. One dragonfly species makes the longest migration of any insect in the world. Dragonflies can be found in wetlands, forests, fields and even backyards. This illustrated... View more info

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The Macro Book of Micro

By: Dean Jones

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Australia, Wild Dog Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003543


The world around us is incredibly large, yet also incredibly small. While the human eye can see an amazing range of objects, it cannot comprehend the micro-world at our fingertips. Insects, plants and microorganisms inhabit full yet tiny worlds, just waiting to be explored. Welcome to the macro book of micro. View more info

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Hello Bird!: A Queensland Museum Children's Book

By: Donna Dyson

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Queensland Museum: 2010

Seller ID: 003445


Wings and feathers, Beaks and claws, Fly and perch, Chirp and call ... Learn about Australia's beautiful birds in this fun early childhood book that features exquisite watercolour illustrations by early naturalist John Gould. The illustrations in this book are taken from John Gould's Birds of Australia, first published in the mid 19th century. The Queensland Museum holds original copies of this work in its Collection. 24 pages. View more info

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Come and Count the Butterflies!: A Queensland Museum Children's Book

By: Donna Dyson

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Queensland Museum: 2010

Seller ID: 003447


Come and count the beautiful butterflies as they dance around your head in this fun early childhood counting book. 24 pages. View more info

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Animals of Australia: A Queensland Museum Children's Book

By: Donna Dyson

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Queensland Museum: 2010

Seller ID: 003451


Eyes and ears, mouth and nose! Mostly hairy to my toes... Come and meet the wonderful Australian animal friends in this fun early childhood book, gloriously illustrated by John Gould. 24 pages. View more info

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Meet the Megafauna: The Giant and Unusual Animals That Roamed Australia Before and Just After Humans Arrived

By: Elaine Ouston

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Morris Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003089


This book is educational and introduces the young reader to Australia's unique megafauna in an entertaining way. It is written as if the animals are presenting themselves to the reader. The book was written at the request of school librarians who purchased my fantasy series for middle readers featuring the megafauna of Australia. They asked for an entertaining book for younger readers with illustrations of the animals. A series of illustrated books will follow featuring ... View more info

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Weird Nature # Mystery Files

By: Helen Mason

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Crabtree Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 002436


The natural world is home to some of the worlds greatest mysteries. Readers will be puzzled by such strange examples as insect-eating plants, blood-drinking animals, animals that swarm, living fossils, electrifying fish, and dung-eating insects. View more info

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Primary Explorers Animals: A complete guide to animal life and behaviour

By: Hinkler

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Australia, Hinkler Books: 2015

Seller ID: 002360


Which baby animal is called a puggle? What special skills do animals need to be hunters? How long is a giraffe's tongue? Inside this book, discover some of the world's most amazing animals and look at their babitat and characteristics. Find out about fierce predators, awesome reptiles, giant mammals and the incredible variety of birds, fish and creepy-crawlies! View more info

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Cute Ponies Sticker and Activity Fun

By: Hinkler

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Australia, Hinkler Books: 2013

Seller ID: 001445


Join all the pretty ponies as they get ready for the big sports day race and relax at the pony beauty salon. Packed with over 100 reusable stickers, puzzles, games and activities, this beautiful sticker and activity book will keep children entertained for hours. View more info

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Exploring Science Rocks and Minerals : Crystals, Erosion, Geology, Fossils *** TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK ***

By: Jack Challoner and Rodney Walshaw

Price: $23.95

Publisher: UK, Armadillo Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003125


This title comes with 19 easy-to-do experiments and 400 exciting pictures. It is an exploration of gems, crystals, fossils and stones for the young geologist. It features exciting experiments that you can do at home explain the science of the Earth - cook up some edible toffee rocks, pan for 'gold', and make a fossil imprint. It features 400 specialist photographs and detailed illustrations of rocks, minerals and the land they have shaped. It includes expert tips on star... View more info

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Oceans: All About Australia # Australian Geographic

By: Jess Teideman and Lauren Smith

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Australian Geographic: 2015

Seller ID: 003546


Using stunning imagery from the AG photographic library, the 13th book in the All About series dives deep in the ocean! We'll learn about the different oceans that surround Australia, what lives there and how to protect the ocean for the future. Australian Curriculum: Geography - Geographical Knowledge And Understanding. Australian Curriculum Correlation: (Year 2) ACHGK009 ''Oceans'' View more info

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Investigating Animal Life Cycles: Searchlight Books What Are Earth's Cycles?

By: L. J. Amstutz

Price: $15.95

Publisher: USA, Lerner Classroom: 2015

Seller ID: 003781


Insects, fish, reptiles, birds, amphibians, and mammals make up the six main animal groups. Did you know that each of these groups has a different life cycle? This interesting book examines the life cycle of each animal group. View more info

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Exploring Nature Wild Horses: Discover the beauty, speed and power of these graceful creature and their relatives

By: Michael Bright

Price: $23.95

Publisher: UK, Armadillo Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003124


This book shows you the beauty, speed and power of these graceful creatures and their relatives, with 190 exciting pictures. You can investigate the wild world of feral horses such as the mustangs of America, Australian brumbies, the white horses of the Carmargue in France, and many more. Special features focus on particular aspects of equine existence, such as the birth of a foal or the migration of a herd of zebras. Myth boxes introduce folk tales and legends about hor... View more info

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Raining Cats and Dogs: 22 full-colour illustrations of child-friendly works of art

By: National Gallery of Australia

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, National Gallery of Australia: 2013

Seller ID: 002416


This charming and imaginative book playfully pairs works of art with onomatopoeia and graphics as a fun way to introduce pre-schoolers to art, although it's also sure to appeal to animal lovers of all ages. Children will develop early word-recognition skills through onomatopoeic associations and learn how to visually read works of art and the world around them through graphic associations. The paintings, photographs, prints, drawings and sculpture featured in Raining ca... View more info