Children's Encyclopedia by Felicity Brooks
  

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Children's Encyclopedia by Felicity Brooks

A must-have encyclopedia with over 1,500 amazing photographs, illustrations and diagrams, and appealingly simple text. Packed full of knowledge just waiting to be absorbed by fact-hungry children, including information about our world, animals and plants, how the human body works, history, different cultures, science, technology and space - plus a complete set of maps of the world. Fully internet-linked, children can access over 150 recommended websites via Usborne Quicklinks, reinforcing their learning with additional information, activities, quizzes, games, video clips and virtual tours.

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'I can't praise Usborne enough for introducing [internet links] to many of their non-fiction books as it really helps children retain information' - Adventures in Home Schooling blog'

About the Author

Felicity Brooks is an Editorial Director and writer at Usborne Publishing. She studied English and Drama at Exeter University and worked as an actor, teacher and lexicographer before starting work in children’s publishing in the late 1980s. She has written and edited hundreds of children’s titles, including stories and novelty books for pre-schoolers and books about history, geography, languages, science, maths, nature and the arts. Her books have won the TES Senior Information Book Award, the Aventis Science Books Prize, the SLA Information Book Award, the Sheffield Baby Books Award and Practical Pre-school Gold and Silver Awards.

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Format

Paperback
320 pages

Author

Felicity Brooks
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Publisher

Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

1st January 2013

ISBN

9781409555506


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