Explore by Sean Callery, Clive Gifford, Dr. Mike Goldsmith


Explore by Sean Callery, Clive Gifford, Dr. Mike Goldsmith

This amazing 320-page encyclopedia is the perfect one-volume book of knowledge for children aged eight to ten. It is packed with colourful illustrations, step-by-step sequences and the latest photography. Arranged thematically into ten core subjects, the concise text is clear, accurate and perfectly pitched, making this an unbeatable resource for home and school.

About the Author

Sean Callery is an author and primary-school teacher. He has written several information books for publishers such as HarperCollins and Which?, including titles about codes and ciphers, children's party games and famous dictators. Clive Gifford has written more than 100 information books for children on a wide range of subjects. For Kingfisher, Clive's titles include The Kingfisher Football Encyclopedia, Olympics, Kingfisher Knowledge -- Spies and The Kingfisher Book of Living Worlds. Dr Mike Goldsmith studied the philosophy of time and space at Keele University, where he also obtained his PhD in astrophysics. Formerly the head of Acoustics at the UK's National Physical Laboratory, he has written many non-fiction books for children.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info


320 pages
Interest Age: 8-10


Sean Callery, Clive Gifford, Dr. Mike Goldsmith
More books by Sean Callery, Clive Gifford, Dr. Mike Goldsmith


Publication date

6th October 2008



I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

Lovereading is just a convenient way to find new books and hear others opinions on them.

Sarah Murray – age 15

It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think to

Lorraine Woods

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

I think Lovereading4kids is an amazing company because of the friendly staff and the fabulous chance to read great books before publication.

Adam Graham

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk

Lovereading 4 schools