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Katie Daynes

See Inside Ancient Rome
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

Colourful scenes with over 50 flaps to lift reveal fascinating historical details of life in Ancient Rome. Bright, clear illustrations show scenes such as a gladiator fight at the Colosseum, the workings of a Roman Bath and the Roman legion defending the farthest reaches of the Empire.

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$31.00
Jack And The Beanstalk
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

The classic tale of Jack and the Beanstalk is humorously revisited in this retelling of the traditional fairytale. Written as part of the Usborne Young Reading Programme, this title is specially rewritten for children just starting to read alone.

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$19.00
My First Chess Book
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

Meet the characters that make up achess army and learn how to fight your first battle in this friendlyintroduction to the game. My First Chess Book is written clearly and simply,with entertaining examples, making it the perfect starting point for youngchildren - and a handy refresher guide for paren...

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$23.00
The Enormous Turnip
by Katie Daynes ~ Paperback / softback

A classic folk tale, specially retold for young children and illustrated with fresh, bright pictures. When the farmer can't pull a turnip out of the ground, he enlists his entire family to help him. the moral is that it takes everyone working together to unearth the enormous vegetable. .Humorous...

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$13.00
Lift The Flap Questions and Answers about our world
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

An interactive board book with over 60 flaps, exploring all kinds of questions that young children ask about the world around them. Children can lift the flaps to discover the answers to lots of what, why, how, when and who questions. Provides friendly, simple answers to challenging questions, with ...

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$23.00
Lift the Flap Questions and Answers about your Body
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback
(5.0) 1

Children are always asking questions and their bodies are an endless source of fascination to them. * this quirkily illustrated book has lots of answers and will engross curious children. * Find the answers to intriguing questions such as How do I smell things? What makes me burp? Why do I need ...

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$29.00
My First Story Writing Book
by Katie Daynes ~ Spiral bound

A write-in book for complete beginners, who want to write stories but don't know where to start. Starting with easy word games, the book takes the young writer through each part of story-writing. From creating characters using doodling and using picture prompts to develop description skills, the boo...

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$20.00
Lift-the-flap Questions and Answers about Long Ago
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

Who built the Great Wall of China? Why did Egyptians make mummies? When did pirates roam the seas? Inquisitive young children can discover the answers to these questions and more in this beautifully illustrated information book, with over 60 flaps to lift and links to specially selected websites wit...

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$28.00
Where Do Babies Come From?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

A simple but effective lift-the-flap book that explains the facts of the life to young children with easy, comprehensible text. Lots of questions for inquisitive young minds. The colourful illustrations, large and simple text and chunky flaps reveal the answers. The little curious ones's question...

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$23.00
Look Inside a Farm
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

Full of surprises to keep enquiring minds entertained, including flaps beneath flaps, spinning wheels and a miniature fold-out booklet. 5+ * Discover what a cow's day is like, how a farm changes with the seasons and about the different animals and machines that can be found on the farm. * this ...

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Lift-the-flap Questions and Answers About Animals
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

Many children are fascinated by animals and this engaging flap book will answer lots of their questions. It features entertaining and informative illustrations and over 50 flaps to lift and look beneath.

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$23.00
Why Do We Need Bees?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

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$27.00
What Makes it Rain?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

What makes it rain? How do rainbows appear? How hot is the sun? Why does lightning flash? Where does wind come from? Young children can find out the answers to these questions and more by lifting the flaps in this friendly, illustrated introduction to the science of weather.

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$23.00
See Inside Planet Earth
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback
(5.0) 2

Delve deep into the mysteries of Earth's geography to reveal the hidden secrets of life on our planet. This title includes double page spreads on mountains, deserts, the oceans, the atmosphere and icy landscapes such as Antarctica, each one bursting with flaps to lift to reveal scientific and natura...

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$34.00
See Inside Pirate Ships
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

Venture onto the high seas in this illustrated book that explores the history of pirates from the days of the ancient Greeks through to the bloodthirsty buccaneers of the 18th century. Every spread contains bright and detailed original colour illustrations that reveal all there is to know about the ...

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$24.00
Lift-The-Flap Questions and Answers About Space
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

With over 60 flaps to lift, this delightful book answers questions such as "Where have people visited in space?", "What's a cosmonaut?", "Why can't I see stars in daytime?" and lots more what, where, how, why, and yes or no questions with answers beneath the flaps. Internet links take children to ca...

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$23.00
What is Sleep?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

What happens when you fall asleep? Why do we need sleep? And what are dreams? Curious little children can lift over 30 flaps to find the answers to these questions and many more in this delightful introduction to sleep, with simple explanations and gorgeous illustrations on every page.

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$23.00
What are Stars?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

They twinkle in the night sky, but what exactly are stars? Which one's the nearest? Can humans visit a star? Curious little children can lift over 30 flaps to find the answers to these questions and many more in this delightful introduction to stars and the night sky, with simple explanations and go...

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$23.00
See Inside London
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

.Delve deep under London's streets from the days when the Romans ruled through to the hustle and bustle of the modern-day capital in this brand new title in the See Inside series. .Includes double page spreads on medieval times, the tudor period, the Plague, the Great Fire of London, the restoratio...

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$28.00
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

A classic folktale retold with easy-reading text for children who have just started reading alone. Ali Baba has discovered a cave full of treasure. It's a dream come true! But soon he has a nosy brother and forty thieves to deal with...Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading exp...

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$20.00
The Story of Chocolate
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

The fascinating history of chocolate, from its origins in the rainforests of Central America to shops and factories everywhere. Written as part of the Usborne Young Reading Programme, designed for children just beginning to read.

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$19.00
What are Germs?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

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$23.00
See Inside Weather & Climate
by Katie Daynes ~ Paperback / softback

A lift-the-flap information book that introduces readers to the science of weather. Filled with facts from how hurricanes and floods happen to how global warming is affecting the Earth's climates.

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$23.00
Why Does the Sun Shine?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

Why does the sun shine? takes a playful, informative look at the importance of the sun to life on Earth. Quirky scenes, simple text and friendly flaps answer charming questions such as 'How does the sun help us?', 'Why are some places hotter than others?' and 'Where does the sun go at night?' Illus...

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$23.00
Easy French
by Katie Daynes ~ Paperback / softback

An introduction to French for English speakers of all ages. Easy phrases, useful vocabularly and simple grammar, accompanied by lively illustrations. A helpful back-up for language learning at school.

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$18.00
Vietnam War
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback
(5.0) 1

The history of the Vietnam War, from Vietnam's struggle for independence from the French to the protracted peace process which bought the conflict with the USA to an end. Contains details about the guerrilla nature in which fighting was conducted, major offensives, and the daily life of a soldier. A...

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$20.00
The Elves and the Shoemaker
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

This is the classic tale, as recorded by The Brothers Grimm, specially re-written for children starting to read on their own. The shoemaker and his wife are on the verge of destitution when they discover, one morning, that they have received a visit from some mysterious helpers in the night. This ti...

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Marie Antoinette
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

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$19.00
The Reluctant Dragon
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read. When a young boy meets a dragon who doesn't believe in violence he has to defend his new friend from the slash-happy St. George the dragonslayer. This book is developed in consultation...

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$16.00
What's it Like in Space?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

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$23.00
Why Do We Need A Potty?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

Follow boy and girl twins as they learn what potties are for, struggle to make their potties work, wet their pants along the way then finally triumph. Not only do they learn how to wee and poo on the potty, they also progress to the big loo! Both an entertaining flap book and a practical guide, this...

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$24.00
Lift the Flap Questions and Answers
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

A beautiful board book, with over 60 flaps * Provides friendly, charming answers to challenging questions that young children love to ask * Bold, question word headings (Who? Why? Where? etc.) bring together an eclectic mix of subject areas, making it the perfect book to dip into * the illustra...

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$21.00
Hansel And Gretel
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

A classic fairytale from the Brothers Grimm retold in a lively fashion. Cheerily illustrated throughout by Jan McCafferty, illustrator of many Usborne favourites. Hansel and Gretel pit their wits against an evil stepmother and a wicked witch, but who will triumph at the end of the day? Young readers...

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$11.00
How Do Animals Talk?
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

Why do birds sing? Can animals talk with smells? And what do their markings mean? Young animal lovers can find the answers to these questions and many more in this adorable lift-the-flap information book. With colourful illustrations, simple text and chunky flaps to lift, this is a fascinating intro...

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The Enormous Turnip
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

Each title in this series is a classic story or fable, retold with simple text to delight and inspire any child who is just beginning to read.

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$11.00
Cleopatra
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

This is a brand new series, bringing to life the fascinating lives of famous historical figures. Lively speech, gentle humour and full- colour illustrations bring the reader closer to the action as the story unfolds. Young readers will learn about each famous character as they read about their achie...

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$19.00
The Story of Rubbish
by Katie Daynes ~ Hardback

This is a new edition to the classic title in "Young Reading Series Two", which is aimed at children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and more complex stories. It smells horrible and look disgusting, but rubbish hasn't always been a problem. Some of it can ...

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$20.00
Look Inside a Hospital
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

Look Inside a Hospital is a fabulous addition to the Look Inside series, a fascinating insight into what really goes on in a hospital and an important book for any child who might be visiting ill relatives or need to go into hospital themselves. Find out what it's like to stay overnight, how operati...

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$23.00
Lift-The-Flap Questions and Answers About Time
by Katie Daynes ~ Board book

A quirky lift-the-flap book that answers children's questions about time. A fun book to dip in and out of, this book is a great way to help time fly while learning all about it. An interactive board book with over 60 flaps, exploring all kinds of questions that young children ask about the world ...

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$23.00