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30 Seconds

Lively design and engaging text makes this new non-fiction series 30 Seconds irresistible to children age 8 and up. With topics ranging from Great Art to Dinosaurs to Ancient Greece find your favourite 30 Seconds in this special series. For a chance to win a set of 30 Seconds books click on any of the titles below and enter our prize giveaway!

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30 fascinating topics covered in 30-seconds summaries, 3-second soundbites, and 3-minute active missions.

This striking, energetic series takes a rapid-fire ‘look and learn’ approach to curriculum-linked subjects suitable for children aged 8 and over. With fascinating topics ranging from Space to Inventions, from Myths to the Human Brain, each of these books presents a key subject in a fresh and fascinating format.


The subjects in each title are explained in 30-second soundbites, supported by 3-second flash summaries. And if all that isn’t stimulating enough, the 3-minute mini-missions included will further challenge lively young minds.

With colourful, original explanatory artwork on every page and text from a range of expert authors, these books are loaded with fun information and fast-track facts.

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