Understand the ins and outs of business with this approachable, quirky book. The diagrams and cartoons will explain in terms people can understand how the global market works, what businesses and companies do, what they need, and what purpose they serve. From a small market stall to the biggest worldwide companies, no business will hold any secret for readers of this book.
Ages: 8 years and up Size: 6 7/8 x 9 3/4 Pages: 128pp Series: Understanding… Author: Lara Bryan & Rose Hall Price: $12.99 (Flexi-binding) or $20.99 (Library)
Usborne Spotter’s Guides are essential – written by experts, accurately illustrated and easy to use. Use the detailed descriptions to identify more than 80 rocks and minerals. Record your sightings and track your spotting successes on the checklist. Find further inspiration with links to fascinating geological websites.
Ages: 7 years and up Size: 4 1/2 x 7 1/2 Pages: 64 Series: Spotter’s Guides Author: Woolley, A. Price: $5.99 (Paperback)
This entertaining pad is packed with nearly 200 themed activities, each, including puzzles, doodles, dot-to-dots, wordsearches, spot the differences, and simple logic games. The format makes them ideal for journeys, vacations, and days out or an excellent way to keep children happy while adults are busy.
Ages: 5 years and up Size: 7 x 8 3/4 Pages: 100pp (50 double-sided tear-off sheets) Series: My First Activity Pads Author: Kirsteen Robson Price: $7.99 (Paperback)
From an enchanting fairy forest to a glittering elephant parade, watch each magical scene come to life as you add the sparkly stickers in this book. With lots of stickers of unicorns, fairies, flamingos and more, including 100 extra-special sparkly stickers to decorate the pages.
Ages: 4 years + Size: 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 Pages: 16 + 8 sticker pages Series: Little Sticker Books Author: Fiona Patchett Price: $8.99 (Paperback)
Have you ever wondered… What was the biggest dinosaur? What’s the fastest plane ever built? Where’s the tallest waterfall in the world? Lift the flaps to climb the tallest mountain, explore the depths of the ocean, peer into the furthest reaches of our solar system, and more.
Ages: 6 years and up Size: 8 3/4 x 11 1/8 Pages: 16pp Series: Advanced Lift-the-Flap Books Author: Darran Stobbart Price: $14.99 (Board)
This thought-provoking book offers a balanced exploration of the beliefs, history and customs of all the major world religions, as well as many less well-known faiths, past and present. Spiritually inspiring photographs and illustrations, as well as informative maps and a time chart, will help you to gain a better understanding of: What people of different faiths believe; Where and how people worship; The impact of religion on society; Rites of passage, customs and festivals. Internet links on almost every page take the reader to subject specific world wide web sites for further learning and exploration of the concepts of the religion being discussed.
Ages: 10 years and up Size: 8 3/4 x 11 1/8 Pages: 128 Series: World Cultures Price: $14.99 (Flexi-binding)
Sophia Touliatou’s dynamic and joyous illustrations make this Nursery Rhymes book unique. Through busy, annotated pages children are introduced to a range of classical nursery rhymes that they will learn to cherish for all their life! Nursery Rhymes included are: Do You Know the Muffin Man?; Pat-a-Cake, Pat-a-Cake; Old King Cole; The Queen of Hearts; Jack and Jill; Humpty Dumpty; Little Bo Peep; Mary Had a Little Lamb; Hickory Dickory Dock; 1,2,3,4, Mary at the Cottage Door; Little Miss Muffet; Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary; Rub a Dub-Dub; 1,2,3,4,5, Once I Caught a Fish Alive; Old Mother Hubbard; This Little Piggy; Sing a Song of Sixpence; Baa Baa Black Sheep; Hey Didddle Diddle; and Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star.
Ages: 2 years and up
Size: 9 3/4 x 11 3/4
Series: Big Book of…
Author: Felicity Brooks
Price: $15.99 (Board)
This inspiring write-in book is an unworry toolkit, full of things to calm you down and places to put your worries – and we all worry! Activities include creating a worry box, making a mood grid and mindfulness activities such as coloring, doodling and mazes.
Ages: 9 years and up Size: 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 Pages: 96 Series: Activity Journals Author: Alice James Price: $12.99 (Hard Flexi-binding)