Get to know how numbers feel with Baby Touch and Feel Numbers, let them touch and learn about numbers one to ten with a cuddly dog, furry cats, shiny fire engines, fuzzy ducklings and more!
Encourage your baby to learn early concepts such as colours, shapes and patterns as they turn each page. The easily recognisable images and labels will encourage recognition and naming of objects while the textured format promotes sensory learning.
This chunky package is perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and young minds to develop. Sturdy pages with rounded corners means Baby Touch and Feel Numberswill provide hours of enjoyment.
Teach your little one first words with this delightful, touch and feel book for babies and toddlers. Stroke, tickle, and touch the textures together. Feel a fleecy sock, a very fluffy dog, teddy's soft, furry ears, and more. Look at the shiny, sparkly pictures from a beautiful silky flower to a ball with twinkly spots, and a car with cool, silver wheels. And help your baby discover some first words.
With large word labels and one main picture per page to focus on, this baby book has a simple design that's easy for very young children to follow, helping their identification skills. And every page has texture or an eye-catching shiny area to expand a baby's senses, and encourage early learning.
Little ones will love turning the sturdy board pages themselves, exploring the touchy feely pictures, and naming the different objects. Part of a best-selling, touch and feel series, this is a perfect first book for babies and toddlers.
Introduce your baby to the fun of the farm with this touch and feel baby board book. Tickle and stroke each tactile texture together with your baby and watch them discover the scratchy feel of straw, the woolly tummy of a lamb, the shiny hood of a tractor, and more.
Covering early learning concepts such as colors, shapes, and patterns, Baby Touch and Feel Farm is perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and young minds to develop, while its sturdy pages with rounded corners make it a book that will last for years of reading fun.
Help your little one point to their favourite toys and learn first words with this delightful, touch and feel picture book for babies and toddlers. Explore the touchy feely pages together. With large word labels and one main picture per page to focus on, this baby book has a simple design that's easy for very young children to follow, helping them identify all the familiar playtime toys. Meet a cute teddy with a shiny bow, and a soft, fluffy toy rabbit.
Feel a bristly pink piggy and a smooth yellow bath duck. Look at the sparkly red tractor, the twinkly green frog, and the shiny choo-choo train. Help your baby name the different toys and make their fun noises. Brrrm! Brrrm! Quack! Quack! Ribbit! Ribbit! Every page has texture or an eye-catching shiny area to expand a baby's senses, and encourage early learning.
Little ones will love turning the sturdy board pages themselves, pointing to the pictures, and feeling the tactile patches. Part of a best-selling, touch and feel series, this is a perfect first book for babies and toddlers.
Help your little one learn about bedtime and encourage first words with this delightful, touch and feel picture book for babies and toddlers. Explore the touchy feely pages together. With large word labels and one main picture per page to focus on, this baby book has a simple design that's easy for very young children to follow, helping them identify the familiar toys and bedtime objects. Feel cotton pyjamas, cosy slippers, and more.
Say night-night to Cuddly Teddy, Baby Dolly, Fluffy Bunny, Woolly Lamb, and the glowing Moon. Look at the sparkly cot, the pretty mobile, and the twinkly stars. Help your baby name the different things, and learn about the bedtime routine.
Every page has texture or an eye-catching shiny area to expand a baby's senses, and encourage early learning. Little ones will love turning the sturdy board pages themselves, pointing to the pictures, and feeling the tactile patches. Part of a best-selling, touch and feel series, this is a perfect first bedtime book for babies and toddlers.
Stroke, tickle and touch the textures together with your baby and help them discover all about baby animals. Let their little hands roam and discover how fluffy the chicks are and how furry the seal pups feel. They'll learn as you play.
Twinkly, bumpy, scaly, silky, sandy, sticky and shiny textures in a chunky package: perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and tiny minds to develop.
Introduce your baby to mealtimes and food with this interactive baby board book. Encourage him or her to get to know the feeling of food with each touch-and-feel texture. Let them touch and learn about the shiny apple, a boiled egg in a sparkly cup, and, watch out: sticky jam on toast!
Covering early learning concepts such as colors, shapes, and patterns, this chunky package is perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and young minds to develop. Sturdy pages with rounded corners mean Baby Touch and Feel Mealtime will provide hours of enjoyment.
Introduce your baby to the fun of farm animals with this touch and feel baby board book. Your little one will love learning new words and feeling the different tactile features on every page, making this the perfect baby book to encourage early learning.
Inside, you meet cute animals, including fuzzy ducklings, woolly lambs, ponies on shiny grass, and more! The delightful animals are easily recognisable and appealing to young children, and every picture has a tantalizing texture or an eye-catching shiny area to expand your baby's senses.
This chunky book is perfect for tiny fingers to explore and turn pages as the small, padded format is ideal for young children. The simple design is easy for young children to follow and the clear images and word labels help promote naming and communication skills, as well as picture-and-word association. Baby Touch and Feel Farm Friends will provide hours of enjoyment.
Meet all the baby animals with Baby Sparkle: Baby Animal Friends, ideal for early learning, introducing simple rhymes and funny animal noises.
Say baaa to the lamb, quack with the duckling and watch the bunny sleep in Baby Sparkle: Baby Animal Friends, the ideal first board book for your baby. Read along with your little one to introduce baby animals and the noises they make.
With crystal-clear photos, read-aloud text and an extra special twinkle on every page Baby Sparkle: Baby Animal Friendsengages young babies with sing-song rhymes and bright, colourful pages.
This Christmas book is the perfect stocking filler for babies and will make sure baby's first Christmas is full of festive fun - with a snowman, a Christmas tree, a reindeer, and more!
Just right for sharing with babies and toddlers, inside you meet jolly characters and Christmassy things, all with touch and feel patches or sparkly areas to explore. There's a toy snowman with a fleecy scarf, a bright sparkly star, a Christmas tree with shiny baubles, a velvety Christmas stocking filled with treats, a fluffy toy Christmas pup, a toy elf with glittery clothes, a toy reindeer with bumpy antlers, Santa with a soft white beard, and more.
Filled with early learning, every page of Baby Touch and Feel Merry Christmas has texture or an eye-catching shiny area to expand a baby's senses, and a simple design that's easy for very young children to follow. There are clear, real-life photos babies and toddlers can focus on, which help their identification skills, large word labels that build vocabulary and picture-and-word association, plus short, read-aloud text with each picture that's great for encouraging little ones to talk, promoting their language.
Babies and toddlers will love turning the tough pages themselves, which develops their fine motor skills. Part of DK's popular Baby Touch and Feelseries, this sparkly Christmas baby book with its appealing puppy jacket makes a perfect Christmas gift.
Coloré, vivant et facile à utilise, le Dictionnaire illustré Junior est idéal pour apprendre les premiers mots de la langue française. C'est un livre plein de surprises qu'enfants et parents pourront lire ensemble pour s'amuser et pour familiariser de façon agréable avec la langue française. Avec le Dictionnaire illustré Junior, apprendre, c'est plus facile et plus amusant! Envciron 1000 substantifs, adjectifs, verbes et prépositions 36 planches situationnelles Des sujets prochzes des intérêts des enfants Un index alphabétique des mots
Hands-on fun awaits you and your toddler as you learn about zoo animals with My First Zoo: Let's meet the Animals!
Packed with colourful pictures and activities, your toddler will love discovering all about zoo animals with this tactile board book. Read it together and help them turn the pages using the easy-grip picture tabs. Bright photographic pictures will take your toddler to the zoo as they discover all the zoo animals, from rabbits and pony to tigers and lions while fun-filled questions and word games on every page support early learning.
With activities featuring colourful zoo animals and mix and match games, there's lots for your toddler to engage with in My First Zoo: Let's meet the Animals!
With lots of fun-filled pictures, things to name and simple questions and activities, this first words board book is perfect for preschool learning. Read it together and help your toddler develop their speaking, listening, and observational skills as they learn to identify objects.
Chunky tactile tabs invite little hands to turn the page and improve dexterity, and there's more hands-on learning throughout, your toddler will love pointing to and naming objects, from body parts and clothes, to things that go, colours, shapes, numbers, and more. Then when they have named the objects, there are other fun activities to try, like choosing your favourite foods to eat or making farm animal noises. Packed with colourful pictures and activities My First Words: Let's Get Talking, is perfect for any inquisitive toddler, making teaching your child first words as easy as a, b, c!
With amazing vehicles to name and count, plus fun-filled questions and activities, this first things that go book is perfect for preschool learning. Read it together and help your toddler develop early speaking, listening and observational skills as they learn to recognise and identify vehicles. Chunky tactile tabs invite little hands to turn the page and improve dexterity, and there's more hands-on learning throughout; your child will love pointing to and naming the different machines that move on each bold vehicle-themed page featuring toys, cars, bikes, trucks, trains planes, boats, emergency vehicles, and more. Then when they have named the vehicles there are other activities to try, like making the noise of a rescue machine, counting the wheels, or matching up the vehicle with its driver. A great way to teach your child about vehicles, My First Things That Go: Let's Get Moving will keep inquisitive toddlers interested and enthusiastic time and time again.
Hands-on fun awaits you and your toddler in this interactive tactile board book all about life on the farm. With colourful pictures, fun-filled questions, amazing animals, and noisy machines, there's so much to look at and discover in My First Farm Let's Get Working.
Read it together and help your child turn the pages using the easy-grip picture tabs. Activities such as counting hay bales or making animal noises develop early speaking and listening skills as well as interactive learning. Hard-wearing board pages with rounded edges make this book tough enough for any toddler, and one they can go back to again and again!
With things to count, words to read, and simple questions and activities, this first numbers book is perfect for preschool learning. Read it together and help your toddler develop their observational and maths skills as they learn to recognise quantities and numbers. Chunky tactile tabs invite little hands to turn straight to their favourite number, and there's more hands-on learning on each page, your child will love pointing to the colourful pictures of familiar objects - from 4 balloons and 5 rubber ducks, to 7 colours of the rainbow, 8 rabbits, and more. Then when they have counted up to 10, there are other activities to try, like comparing different quantities of objects to see which is less or more, counting backwards from 10, and discovering what groups of 20, 30, 40, 50, and 100 objects look like. My First Numbers: Let's get Counting makes teaching your toddler about numbers as easy as 1, 2, 3!
With colours to name, objects to count, plus fun-filled questions and activities, this first colours book is perfect for preschool learning. Read it together and help your toddler develop early speaking, listening, and observational skills as they learn to recognise and identify colours. Chunky tactile tabs invite little hands to turn the page and improve dexterity, and there's more hands-on learning throughout; your child will love pointing to and naming the different colours and objects on the bold, colour-themed pages featuring red, yellow, orange, blue, green, purple, pink, black-and-white, gold, silver, and multi-coloured. Then when they have named all the colours, there are other activities to try with an "I-spy" colours, shapes, and patterns page. A great way to teach your child about colours, My First Colours: Let's Name Them All will keep inquisitive toddlers interested and enthusiastic time and time again.
Filled with 13 bright picture tabs to help little ones find their way, this non-fiction picture book is perfect for teaching babies how to read and for children and their parents to experience together.
DK's My First Nature: Let's Go Exploring is packed with pictures of animals and plants and allows children to explore the forest, the farm, the garden and much more. Babies can go straight to the relevant page using easy-grip picture tabs, perfect for little hands, where you'll find vibrant images of all things nature.
Encourage interaction and learning with this colourful first words baby book. From wildlife to the seasons, chidlren will love learning about what's on every page!
Matilda's parents have called her some terrible things, but the truth is she's a genius and they're the stupid ones. Underestimating Matilda proves to be a big mistake as they, along with her spiteful headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, discover when Matilda uses her very special power to get the better of them.
Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. After school in England he went to work for Shell in Africa. He began to write after 'a monumental bash on the head', sustained as an RAF pilot in World War II. Roald Dahl died in 1990.
Quentin Blake is one of the best-known and best-loved children's illustrators and it's impossible now to think of Roald Dahl's writings without imagining Quentin Blake's illustrations.
Fans of His Dark Materials will find themselves joyfully immersed in a familiar world . . . meanwhile, awaiting first-time readers is all the pleasure of commencing their own journey into this most captivating of universes at the very beginning of Lyra's story (Independent)
No one else writes like Pullman . . . entirely worth the 17-year wait (Imogen Russell Williams, Metro)
A rich, imaginative, vividly characterised rite-of-passage tale (Nicolette Jones, The Sunday Times)
An utter joy . . . generous, frightening, thrilling, clever and ingenious (Scotsman)
High-octane adventure accompanies ingenious plotting (The Times)
A thrilling page-turner (Daily Express)
About the Author
Philip Pullman is one of the most highly respected children's authors writing today. Winner of many prestigious awards, including the Carnegie of Carnegies and the Whitbread Award, Pullman's epic fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials has been acclaimed as a modern classic. It has sold 17.5 million copies worldwide and been translated into 40 languages. In 2005 he was awarded the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. He lives in Oxford.
Annabel Karmel has been writing best-selling cookbooks for 10 years and now she is handing the kitchen over to the kids! From sweet treats to simple family meals, young children will love trying out the exciting range of tasty and healthy recipes.With step-by-step instructions Children's First Cookbook is the perfect starting point for any budding young chef. "She's a miracle woman" Jools Oliver.
Ellie Wharton (Author)
Ellie Wharton's career in children's books began in the rights department of a small London-based publisher, taking her to book fairs all over the world. Ellie went on to work at Egmont, publishing children's authors including Michael Morpurgo and Giles Andreae. She is the author of many children's books including Michael Recycle, following the trials and tribulations of a green superhero, which has sold over 200,000 copies worldwide. Dylan's Amazing Dinosaur series is one of many bestselling series and books created with writing partner Tamara Macfarlane.
Tamara Macfarlane (Author)
Tamara Macfarlane is the owner of the award winning Tales on Moon Lane Children's Bookshop, Moon Lane Education and Moon Lane Ink CIC. She has over 15 years' experience working with children and schools, and combines running the two bookshops with writing children's books. She currently has series with Hodder, Simon and Schuster, Troika Books and Puffin. Tamara has judged many high profile book awards (Costa, British Book Award, Muslim Young Writers Award) and has given talks at Bath, Oxford, Sharjah, Chengdu and Hay literary festivals. Whilst setting up Moon Lane Ink CIC in 2017, Tamara was mentored by the University of Cambridge Judge Business School's Social Ventures. She is part of a diversity steering group for Booktrust, and has contributed to the Booksellers Association's new diversity guide. Moon Lane Ink CIC is dedicated to raising equality in children's Books: equality of access, representation and roles in the publishing industry.
In What a Waste, author Jess French reveals extraordinary facts about the waste we produce and its impact on us and our planet:
91% of all plastic ever created has not been recycled
Orangutans have lost more than 80% of their forest habitat in the last 20 years
92% of the world’s people are breathing polluted air
Jess French explains to children how they can make a difference by making small changes. Why not try this: for one week, collect all your family’s plastic waste. At the end of the week, go through each item and think of any plastic-free items you could use instead. By making swaps to create less waste, you can become a plastic-free family!
Karen Haller is the leading international authority in the field of Applied Colour Psychology - how colour affects and influences our behaviour. With over twenty years of experience, she teaches, consults for businesses, interiors, healthcare and wellbeing; and has worked with prestigious global brands such as Marks and Spencer, Dove and AkzoNobel Dulux. She has also been interviewed for Cosmopolitan, the Stylist and The Times, contributed to the Huffington Post, and appeared on London Live and Channel 4's Sunday Brunch.
About the Book
The definitive guide to using the power of colour to improve your happiness, wellbeing and confidence.
What if I told you that all around you is something that can increase your motivation and positively influence how you feel?
It's called colour.
Building on over 20 years of experience, Applied Colour & Design Psychology Specialist Karen Haller puts this life-changing solution in your hands. With her unmatched expertise, she demonstrates the many practical ways in which you can use colour to transform your life. In the first book that mixes the science, psychology and emotional impact of colour, Karen Haller takes you on a journey through rediscovering the joy of colour.
World of Warcraft: Ultimate Visual Guide reveals the realm of Azeroth, exploring the fantasy universe of the world's most popular online role-playing game.
See the World of Warcraft in all-new detail. Discover the world's epic history in the Chronicles of Azeroth section, explore the stories of its heroes and villains, such as Varian Wrynn and Thrall, and uncover fascinating facts about locations including Orgimmar. This edition is brought fully up-to-date with the latest expansion sets "Warlords of Draenor" and "Legion".
An unmissable up-to-date companion for both die-hard fans and newcomers to the World of Warcraft.
Discover everything you need to know about LEGO® Star WarsT sets and minifigures If you love LEGO Star Wars, then the updated and expanded edition of LEGO Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary complete with a rare and exclusive LEGO Star Wars minifigure is perfect for you. Learn all about LEGO Star Wars ships, weapons, and even the Death Star through amazing Star Wars images and incredible details. Come face-to-face with LEGO versions of Darth Vader, Obi-Wan, Luke Skywalker, Yoda, Anakin and more and discover hundreds of little known facts about Star Wars characters and factions, such as the Jedi and the Sith. This revised edition of LEGO Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary is updated throughout to show all the new sets and innovations in LEGO Star Wars from 2009 to 2014. Covering all six Star Wars episodes, Star Wars: The Clone Wars television series, Star Wars: The Old Republic computer game and the expanded universe with behind-the-scenes information, fan creations, and merchandise. Packed with additional information on the history, manufacture and construction of LEGO Star Wars and a new gallery featuring every Star Wars minigifigure LEGO Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary is perfect for all LEGO Star Wars fans.
Jump into the world of LEGO Ninjago minifigures, weapons and battles The Visual Dictionary is packed with all the exciting LEGO Ninjago minifigures, including great heroes, mortal enemies and amazing weapons. Explore dramatic story lines from LEGO Ninjago episodes and movies. Discover everything there is to know about the LEGO Ninjago universe with this bright, colourful and comprehensive guide. Comes with a limited edition minifigure! Featuring two specially commissioned comic strip stories of Ninja adventures, this illustrated guide takes you on an exhilarating journey with the Masters of Spinjitzu. Plus go behind the scenes and find out how the LEGO Ninjago world was created with a fascinating interview with the LEGO team. Also comes with a limited edition minifigure to add to your LEGO® Ninjago sets so you can create your own adventures! LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick and Knob configurations and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO group.
"Brazilian graphic novelist Odyr's 'fully authorized' adaptation (in accordance with The Estate of Sonia Brownell Orwell) of Orwell's 1945 classic is affecting example...alchemizing Orwell's period writing into a timeless, immediately terrifying warning about the dangers of abusive power."--Booklist
"[Odyr's] rich brushstrokes do much to enhance the experience of Orwell's brand of satire."--New York Journal of Books
About the Author
Eric Arthur Blair (1903-1950), better known by his pen-name, George Orwell, was born in India, where his father worked for the Civil Service. An author and journalist, Orwell was one of the most prominent and influential figures in twentieth-century literature. His unique political allegory Animal Farm was published in 1945, and it was this novel, together with the dystopia of Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949), which brought him world-wide fame. His novels and non-fiction include Burmese Days, Down and Out in Paris and London, The Road to Wigan Pier and Homage to Catalonia.
Odyr was born in 1967 in Brazil. He is a comics artist and painter, whose books include Copacabana and Guadalupe. His work has been included in several anthologies and his short stories and illustrations have been published in many Brazilian magazines and newspapers.
From humble beginnings in a London studio to a global reach today, DK's aims to inspire, educate and entertain have always remained the same. Now a world leading illustrated reference publisher, DK is committed to delivering world-class information with unparalleled clarity, crafted with quality and authority you can trust.
DK books act as friendly and knowledgeable companions throughout every stage of life. A baby’s first board book comforts and delights, a children’s atlas sparks a curious mind, and a travel guide ensures that trip of a lifetime is everything you dreamed.
Across a range of history, science, craft and cookery, as well as bestselling licensing publications, each book pairs thoughtful information and stunning images. Whether encouraging imagination, supporting a personal project or introducing a child to the wonders of the world, DK is recognised around the globe for its ability to excite and inspire.
This stunning visual guide explores and explains the greatest inventions, ideas, and discoveries throughout the ages, and introduces their inventors.
Discover the first inventions, from fire, stone tools, and the wheel to ploughs and paper, that shaped societies and grew mighty civilizations and empires such as those in ancient Greece, ancient Rome, and ancient China.
In the centuries that followed, "Eureka" moments abounded, with James Watt's steam engine during the Industrial Revolution, Henry Ford's car assembly line at the start of the 20th century, the Wright brothers' flying machines, Thomas Edison's light bulb, John Logie Baird's television, and so much more.
Read about more recent, era-defining moments during the Digital Revolution, such as the first website developed by Tim Berners-Lee, and the growth in the use of robotics in industry and at home.
Inventions A Children's Encyclopedia reveals the stories behind crucial and quirky contraptions, products of the world's most brilliant minds.
The definitive guide to the characters of the Marvel Universe Are you fascinated by comic books and obsessed with super heroes? The bestselling Marvel Encyclopedia gives you the definitive details and histories of more than 1,200 of Marvel's most memorable characters. Now updated to include expanded entries for Spider-Man, Wolverine, X-Men, Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk and the Avengers, this unique A-Z lets you get closer to your favourite Marvel super heroes. You can find out about 50 exciting new characters, such as Odin and Doctor Nemesis, and all the latest important events in the Marvel universe, such as the Dark Reign, Avengers Vs X-Men and the Age of Ultron. Each super hero explodes from the page with original art from Marvel Comics' finest artists and facts from a team of top Marvel comic book writers.
The incredible story of Batman including a slipcase featuring specially commissioned DC comics artwork and original prints Explore Batman's fascinating story decade by decade, year by year, month by month. From Batman's beginning in 1939 to his 75th anniversary Batman Year by Year: A Visual Chronicle does what no other book has, showcasing Batman's evolution from a DC Comics vigilante crime-fighter to global superhero. Packed with original, full-colour artwork, in-depth profiles, storylines and events plus all Gotham City's iconic heroes and villains, including Robin, the JLA, the Joker and Catwoman. Discover all about their extraordinary DC comics debuts, the crucial events behind their creation and their influence today. Celebrating not only Batman's greatest stories but the writers and artists who created him, Batman Year by Year: A Visual Chronicle features the key team members such as Bob Kane and Jim Lee who brought Batman to life.
This title provides a detailed guidance on using the materials and help teachers planning their lessons. Section 1 outlines the principal features and contents and includes reference lists of copymasters and recorded items. Section 1 also includes sections on ICT and on games and activities for language learning and practice. Section 2 gives a table, setting out clearly the language and topics included in the unit and detailed unit by unit suggestions for teaching with the materials. Therefore teachers are fully supported. The Teacher's Book also incorporates all the transcripts of the recorded material.