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The Best Book of Ballet
The Best Book of
Angela Wilkes
Kingfisher

This engaging series is tailored to young children's interests and reading level. Lively text explains the basics of a popular subject, while intriguing facts...


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The Best Book of Volcanoes
The Best Book of
Simon Adams
Kingfisher

This engaging series is tailored to young children's interests and reading level. Lively text explains the basics of a popular subject, while intriguing facts...


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The Best Book of Ancient Rome
The Best Book of
Deborah Murrell
Kingfisher

Find out more about everyday life in ancient Rome and what it meant to live in this fascinating city at the height of its empire. Every aspect of this great...


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The Best Book of Fossils, Rocks & Minerals
The Best Book of
Chris Pellant
Kingfisher

This fact-filled, accessibly written book encourages young readers to start exploring our rocky world and discover the treasures that lie beneath our feet,...


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The Best Book of Big Cats
The Best Book of
Christiane Gunzi
Kingfisher

Big cats are a perennial favorite of young nature lovers, and in this handy paperback colorful close-ups reveal the features of the big cat species,...


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The Best Book of Whales and Dolphins
The Best Book of
Christiane Gunzi
Kingfisher

Children will thrill to the detailed illustrations that bring these fascinating sea mammals to life in their natural environment—from killer whales pursuing...


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The Best Book of Nighttime Animals
The Best Book of
Belinda Weber
Kingfisher

Evocative text and fantastic illustrations draw young readers in to the mysteries of the night. Realistic artwork captures the beauty of nighttime creatures,...


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The Best Book of Pirates
The Best Book of
Barnaby Howard
Kingfisher

Stunning artwork depicts the lives and daredevil raids of famous piratessuch as Blackbeard, Madame Cheng, and Captain Kidd, while clever cutaways and...


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The Best Book of Snakes
The Best Book of
Christiane Gunzi
Kingfisher

Realistic illustrations capture each individual species, while evocative text and dramatic artwork recreate the life, habitats, and behavior of these...


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The Best Book of Knights and Castles
The Best Book of
Deborah Murrell
Kingfisher

The Best Book of Knights and Castles takes the reader on an amazing journey to explore medieval castles all over the world. From the earliest fortifications in...


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The Best Book of Bugs
The Best Book of
Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher

The Best Book of Bugs looks at the life cycles, habitats, and amazing diversity of insects and spiders in stunning close-up detail. This book has everything a...


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The Best Book of Ponies
The Best Book of
Jackie Budd
Kingfisher

Meet different pony breeds from around the world, learn how to ride, and discover the basics of pony care. From bridles and brushes to saddles and show...


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The Best Book of the Moon
The Best Book of
Ian Graham
Kingfisher

From lunar cycles and craters to eclipses and moon landings, The Best Book of the Moon answers the questions about our favorite nighttime neighbor.


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The Best Book of Ancient Greece
The Best Book of
Belinda Weber
Kingfisher


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The Best Book of Dinosaurs
The Best Book of
Christopher Maynard
Kingfisher

A thrilling look at the ever-popular world of dinosaurs--their size, their lives, their diets, and their mysterious extinction. Children's interest is further...


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The Best Book of Mummies
The Best Book of
Philip Steele
Kingfisher

A fascinating look beneath the bandages for an exploration of Egyptian mummies--who they were, how they were embalmed, where they were buried, and how they...


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The Best Book of Sharks
The Best Book of
Claire Llewellyn
Kingfisher

This gripping book offers amazing insight into the deep-sea lives of the creatures that have perennially captured children's imaginations--where sharks live,...


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The Best Book of Endangered and Extinct Animals
The Best Book of
Christiane Gunzi
Kingfisher

From dinosaurs to Siberian tigers, this title is a superb introduction to creatures that are either extinct, such as the dodo, or those that are under threat....


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The Best Book of Gymnastics
The Best Book of
Christine Morley
Kingfisher

From bull-leaping in ancient Crete to modern Olympic competition, gymnastics has been one of the most popular sports for thousands of years. This new Best Book...


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The Best Book of Early People
The Best Book of
Margaret Hynes; Mike White
Kingfisher

Children are very curious about who their prehistoric ancestors were, how they lived, and what they may have looked like, and this new Best Book is just the...


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The Best Book of Wolves and Wild Dogs
The Best Book of
Christiane Gunzi; Mike Rowe
Kingfisher

Wolves, wild dogs, and, of course, their adorable cubs and pups hold a special fascination for children who wonder what life is like for their pets' feral...


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The Best Book of Martial Arts
The Best Book of
Lauren Robertson
Kingfisher

From judo to jujitsu and karate to kung fu, this is the perfect introduction for children wanting to learn more about the many different types of martial arts....


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The Best Book of Polar Animals
The Best Book of
Christiane Gunzi
Kingfisher

Penguins, polar bears, puffins, walruses, and other fascinating animals of the polar regions await discovery in this colorful and engaging book. Large and...


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The Best Book of Speed Machines
The Best Book of
Ian Graham
Kingfisher

This engaging series is tailored to young children's interests and reading level. Lively text explains the basics of a popular subject, while intriguing facts...


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The Best Book of Fossils, Rocks, and Minerals
The Best Book of
Chris Perrault
Kingfisher

Pack up your gear and get ready to go on a dig. Whether it's iron ore, dazzling gemstones, or a prehistoric creature preserved in amber, a mother lode of...


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The Best Book of Spaceships
The Best Book of
Ian Graham
Kingfisher

This engaging series is tailored to young children's interests and reading level. Lively text explains the basics of a popular subject, while intriguing facts...


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