Lift and Look Dinosaurs (Bloomsbury Activity Book)



Which dinosaur is as big as an elephant? Can you spot a dinosaur in the sky? And who made those big footprints? Lift the flaps to go on a dinosaur adventure! Meet several dinosaur characters and learn first words and fun facts in this brilliant, entertaining book. Bloomsbury’s Lift and Look board books are packed full of large cut-out flaps, especially designed for little hands. They also feature bright and beautiful illustrations and fun, engaging text which children will adore. Available…

Spaceman: An Astronaut’s Unlikely Journey to Unlock the Secrets of the Univ…



‘This terrific memoir… is utterly gripping’ Mail on Sunday

‘Read this book and be inspired to reach for the impossible’ Brian Greene

Many children dream of becoming an astronaut when they grow up, but when a six-year-old Mike Massimino saw Neil Armstrong walk on the moon he knew what he wanted to do when he became an adult. But NASA rejected him; then when he applied again they turned him down because of his poor eyesight. For the next year he trained his eyes to work better and…

The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the Lost…



WINNER OF THE 2015 COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859) is the great lost scientist: more things are named after him than anyone else. There are towns, rivers, mountain ranges, the ocean current that runs along the South American coast, there’s a penguin, a giant squid – even the Mare Humboldtianum on the moon. His colourful adventures read like something out of a Boy’s Own story: Humboldt explored deep into the rainforest, climbed the world’s highest volcanoes and…

Born Fearless: From Kids’ Home to SAS to Pirate Hunter – My Life as a Shado…


‘Hard eyes stare out of massive beards, their faces marked by the scars of battle. With these guys their webbing looks like it belongs to them, rather than it’s been hung on a pair of reluctant shoulders. There’s not a word been said to us, but the ante has clearly been upped. There’s a dark and sinister feeling in the air.

It doesn’t take a genius to figure it’s about to kick off.’

Former SAS soldier Big Phil Campion tells it like is in this brutally honest account of his insanely dangerous…

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