Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

David Burnie

David Burnie is an accomplished zoologist who was a nature reserve ranger before becoming a natural history author and editor. A prolific writer of many books, including several on dinosaurs, he has seen many of his titles win educational awards and science prizes. His titles for Kingfisher include Kingfisher Knowledge: Endangered Planet and The Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia, which was nominated for the Aventis Prize for Science Books in 2002.

David Burnie

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Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom

David Burnie and Miranda Smith
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Come face to face with the amazing variety of creatures that make up the animal kingdom. Discover the strangest facts, read incredible information, and get up-close to animals in every habitat...

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Navigators: Mammals
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Navigators: Mammals

Navigators

by David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Navigate your way through a fantastic range of subjects with this visually spectacular new series. Every spread is brimming with lively text, amazing photographs and artworks, and weblinks and quotes....

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Navigators: Dinosaurs
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Navigators: Dinosaurs

Navigators

by David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Where did dinosaurs come from, and what killed them off? How good were their senses, and how did their coloring help them in the wild? And how do we know what they looked like anyway? These questions...

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The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia
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The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia

Kingfisher Encyclopedias

by David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Meet an amazing menagerie of creatures on this breathtaking safari through the animal kingdom. Written by an award-winning author, The Kingfisher Illustrated Animal Encyclopedia by David Burnie spans...

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The Kingfisher Nature Encyclopedia
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The Kingfisher Nature Encyclopedia

Kingfisher Encyclopedias

by David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

There is an amazing diversity of life on Earth, from microscopic organisms to giant redwoods and blue whales, and on every part of the Earth's surface from tropical rainforests to dark ocean depths....

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Dinosaur Sticker Atlas

Dinosaur Sticker Atlas

by David Burnie, illustrated by Anthony Lewis
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Featuring 8 maps and more than150 colorful dinosaur stickers, Dinosaur Sticker Atlas is packed with fun and fascinating information to feed children's interest in the prehistoric world. Readers...

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The Kingfisher First Dinosaur Picture Atlas

The Kingfisher First Dinosaur Picture Atlas

Kingfisher First Reference

written by David Burnie, illustrated by Anthony Lewis
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Follow the Tyrannosaurus rex on an exciting journey around the globe. Eight maps and twelve stunning feature spreads invite readers to explore the prehistoric world. Each map is illustrated with...

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Kingfisher Knowledge: Endangered Planet

Kingfisher Knowledge: Endangered Planet

Kingfisher Knowledge

David Burnie; Tony Juniper
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Discover how human activity is influencing every habitat in the world, from remote areas of New Guinea to polluted cities. With time running out, this book is an essential reminder of our responsibilities...

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The Concise Nature Encyclopedia
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The Concise Nature Encyclopedia

The Concise

David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

This portable guide to the living world and its inhabitants -- both flora and fauna -- is a must for school and home. It explores every major plant and animal group, richly illustrating the extraordinary...

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The Kingfisher Illustrated Nature Encyclopedia
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The Kingfisher Illustrated Nature Encyclopedia

David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

The incredible diversity of life on Earth--from microscopic single-celled organisms to giant redwoods and blue whales-is studied in more than 1,000 stunning photographs and illustrations.

The...

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The Concise Dinosaur Encyclopedia
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The Concise Dinosaur Encyclopedia

The Concise

David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

The Concise Dinosaur Encyclopedia is the most compact and comprehensive volume available for all the family. This portable encyclopedia uses a highly visual approach to a popular subject, with show-stopping...

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The Concise Animal Encyclopedia
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The Concise Animal Encyclopedia

The Concise

David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

This compact marvel covers the animal kingdom from the tiniest protozoan to the mightiest mammal. Organized by classification and packed with vibrant photographs and informative detail, this visual...

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The Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia
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The Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia

David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Come jaw-to-jaw with an amazing array of awe-inspiring prehistoric reptiles and other incredible creatures in this dramatic trek back in time to the dawn of life on our planet and the age of the...

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The Kingfisher Illustrated Animal Encyclopedia
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The Kingfisher Illustrated Animal Encyclopedia

David Burnie
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Meet an amazing menagerie of creatures on this breathtaking safari through the animal kingdom. The Kingfisher Illustrated Animal Encyclopedia spans the earth from pole to pole, covering 2,000 animals...

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