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My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things

Written by DK

Part of the My Very Important Encyclopedias Series

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Featured Books for 5+ readers Featured Books for 7+ readers History Non-Fiction People / Places Reference Books

For Little Learners Who Want to Know Everything

Shortlisted The School Library Association Information Book Award 2017

A charming children's first encyclopedia bursting with facts about the world, animals, people, planets, and, very importantly, you! Finally, the world is at your little learner's fingertips for all in storybook format with exciting graphic novel elements. 


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My Encylopedia of Very Important Things won gold in the Best New Book in the Smallish Design Awards 2017, and silver in the Best Children's Book in the Junior Design Awards 2017.

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My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things Synopsis

Introduce children aged 4 - 7 to the foundations of what makes the world turn during story time with this range of encyclopedias. The world is so much bigger than young minds can fathom and there is always more to learn.

My Encylopedia of Very Important Things is a mind-boggling collection of everything interesting to get you on your way to knowing it all. Full of fun facts for kids, colourful illustrations, and games that will feed your imagination.

This kids encyclopedia is filled with age appropriate knowledge on a range of topics that is complementary to your school's curriculum. Explore our world and its place in the galaxy - from animals and people, to planets and very importantly about yourself! Go on a journey to discover a world of information. Learn about just how many animals are there and how they live and communicate.

Find out about our history - cavemen, the first explorers, ancient Egyptians and even dinosaurs. There's so much crammed into one place and it's all put into colourful and engaging ways suitable for young inquisitive minds.

Tell The Story Of The World One Page At A Time! My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things is the perfect blending of adorable, simple illustrations with rich photography and lively text. Made for you and young minds to read together or alone and formatted with a ribbon bookmark to pick up right wherever you left off.

This truly is the ideal first reference book for young readers.

This educational book takes you on a journey through: -Very Important Things About People -Very Important Things About Me -Very important Things About My Planet -Very Important Things About Places -Very Important Things About Animals


My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things Press Reviews

A simply superb first encyclopedia that will set children on the pathway to learning and discovery. - Parents In Touch

Colourful style and simple, but effective, facts makes this a very attractive book for a junior with an active mind. - The Bookbag

Packed full of colourful illustrations and interesting facts to delight young minds. This is for very important people only! - Smallish Magazine

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ISBN: 9780241224939
Publication date: 29/08/2016
Publisher: DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Format: Hardback

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ISBN: 9780241224939
Publication date: 29th August 2016
Author: DK
Publisher: DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 224 pages
Suitable for: 5+ readers, 7+ readers
Genres: Encyclopaedias, History, Non-Fiction, People / Places, Reference Books
Collections: My Encyclopedia of Very Important.....Our Series of the Month,

About DK

Beautifully designed and illustrated, DK’s award-winning and best-selling children's books appeal to kids of all ages. DK’s fun and factual kids books cover everything from a child’s first words to the human body learning to count, space, dinosaurs, animals, craft activities and cookery. Our education list offers a number of titles with eye-opening homework help for kids including DK Children's Eyewitness series and Carol Vorderman’s workbooks. DK’s books for kids also put the fun into facts through well-known and well-loved brands and characters including LEGO®, Star Wars™, Disney, ...

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