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Books in the series: Beginners Series

Beginners Rubbish and Recycling

Beginners Rubbish and Recycling

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/11/2019

Why do we need to recycle and what happens to our rubbish after it is taken away? Children can learn about the finite nature of natural resources, what rubbish is not recyclable and the impact it has on our planet, and how recycling is sorted, processed and turned into new products. A straightforward introduction to a vital subject.

Astronomy

Astronomy

Author: Emily Bone Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/11/2019

How do astronomers study planets, stars and galaxies? What are rovers and where have they landed? How do different telescopes work? What is a nebula? Beginner readers can find out the answers in this book, along with lots more fascinating facts. Amazing photographs and illustrations are combined with simple, easy-to-read text and a glossary explaining all the specialist terms used. Find out more about astronomy and stargazing online via Usborne Quicklinks, where you can find out what to see and when, as well as see the latest images captured by telescopes and rovers.

Living In Space

Living In Space

Author: Katie Daynes Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/10/2019

How do astronauts travel into space? Where do they live when they get there? What do they do all day? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more amazing facts about living in space. This non-fiction series aims to encourage children to access the wonder of the world around them. The easy-to-read text has been specially written with the help of a reading expert.

Why Do We Eat?

Why Do We Eat?

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/01/2019

Why do you need food and what happens to it inside your body? Which foods give you energy and which ones make you fit and strong? In this book you can explore your amazing insides and discover all kinds of fantastic food facts. Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own.

Beginners Donkeys

Beginners Donkeys

Author: James Maclaine Format: Hardback Release Date: 19/12/2016

Beginners Ants

Beginners Ants

Author: Lucy Bowman Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/02/2016

Pigs

Pigs

Author: James Maclaine Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/02/2016

Ancient Greeks

Ancient Greeks

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/12/2015

A guide for beginner readers to Ancient Greece and the lives of its citizens. Find out how far the Greek Empire spread, how it was governed, what people wore, ate and did for fun, learn about some of the most famous philosophers, mathematicians and medics of the age and about how the Empire declined.

Beginners Aztecs

Beginners Aztecs

Author: Catriona Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/2015

Who were the Aztecs? Where did they live, what did they wear and what gods did they worship? Discover the answers to these questions and more in this straightforward introduction to this fascinating ancient civilisation. Also includes information about everyday life, trade, sport, food and drink and conflict. A glossary explains more unusual words.

Stone Age

Stone Age

Author: Jerome Martin Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/08/2015

This simple information book follows the history of Stone Age people and how they lived. Children can discover how they made clothes from animal skins and weapons and tools from stone, and find out about their cave art - some of which can still be seen today. Full of facts, illustrations and photographs of historical artefacts.

Egyptians

Egyptians

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/08/2015

Who were the ancient Egyptians? Why did they build pyramids and how were mummies made? These and other questions are answered with short, informative text, vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page.

Iron Age

Iron Age

Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/07/2015

This simple information book charts the history of Iron Age people and how they lived, including their farming methods, the gods they prayed to and the hill forts where they lived - evidence of which can still be seen today. Full of facts, illustrations and photographs of historical artefacts.

Pandas

Pandas

Author: James Maclaine Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/12/2014

A simple introduction to the lives of pandas - where they live, what they eat, how they behave, why they have come so close to extinction, and what humans are doing to save these gentle animals.

Poisonous Animals

Poisonous Animals

Author: Emily Bone Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/12/2014

This title introduces young readers to a selection of the most interesting poisonous animals including snakes, scorpions, kimodo dragons, jellyfish and spiders. This book explains the difference between poison and venom, and how various creatures use deadly substances to either catch and kill other animals to eat, or to protect themselves from predators.

Snakes

Snakes

Author: James Maclaine Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/02/2014

Why do snakes hiss? What do they eat? How do they shed their skin? Find out the answers to these questions and lots more in this beginner's guide to snakes. From 'What are snakes?' to a full glossary of snake terms, the fascinating world of snakes is explained through easy-to-read text accompanied by full-colour photographs and illustrations. Includes internet links to exciting websites to find out more about these remarkable reptiles.

BEG Wolves

BEG Wolves

Author: James Maclaine Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/07/2013

Where do wolves live? What do they eat and how do they catch their food? Why do wolves howl? Find out the answers to these questions and many more in this fascinating book. Easy-to-read text is accompanied by full-colour photographs and step-by-step visual explanations of topics including 'Fur', 'Pack life' and 'Baby wolves'. Includes a full glossary and internet links to exciting websites to find out more about wolves.

BEG Owls

BEG Owls

Author: Emily Bone Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/07/2013

A fascinating introduction to owls, including nesting, hunting, living at night and camouflage. How do owls find their way in the dark? What do they eat? What is a baby owl called? Find out the answers to these questions and many more. Simple explanations are brought to life with step-by-step illustrations and full colour photographs. Includes a full glossary and internet links to exciting websites to find out more.

Bees and Wasps

Bees and Wasps

Author: James Maclaine Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/03/2013

What do bees and wasps eat? What type of nests do they make? How do bees make honey? Find out the answers and lots more in this intriguing introduction to the fascinating world of bees and wasps. Easy-to-read text is accompanied by full-colour photographs and step-by-step visual explanations. Includes internet links to exciting websites to find out more about bees and wasps.

Earthquakes and Tsunamis

Earthquakes and Tsunamis

Author: Emily Bone Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/04/2012

What causes earthquakes? What do they feel like? What are tsunamis and why do they happen? An informative introduction to earthquakes and their effects for young readers. Features information on real-life earthquakes, accompanied by striking colour photographs and vivid illustrations. Developed with a reading expert from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence. Includes carefully selected internet links to exciting websites to find out more.

Elephants

Elephants

Author: James Maclaine Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/07/2011

This is a lively introduction to the fascinating world of elephants, complete with amazing photographs, step-by-step illustrations, and weird and wonderful facts. With easy-to-read text specially written with the help of a reading expert, aimed at children who are beginning to read on their own. Part of the exciting Beginners series, containing more than 45 titles on topics ranging from 'Cowboys' and 'Rubbish and Recycling', to 'The Solar System'.

Trains

Trains

Author: Emily Bone Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/06/2011

A fantastic addition to the popular Beginners series, providing an informative introduction to the fascinating world of trains for young readers. Terrific reading practice for children who prefer fact to fiction, this is an exciting introduction to trains, covering everything from the first steam and diesel trains, to modern day high-speed passenger trains. It also looks at rail networks, underground trains, how trains travel uphill, and famous long-distance train routes, like the Orient Express. It is developed with a reading expert from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence.

Monkeys

Monkeys

Author: Lucy Bowman Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/11/2010

This is a fantastic brand new addition to the Beginners series, designed to provide an informative introduction to non-fiction subjects for young readers. It is a terrific reading practice for children who prefer fact to fiction. It includes information on how monkeys live, what they eat and how they look after their young. It is developed with a reading expert from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence.

Digging Up the Past

Digging Up the Past

Author: Lisa Jane Gillespie Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/05/2010

How do ancient things get buried? Who digs them up? And what do they find? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book. Illustrated with stunning photographs and illustrations accompanied by short, informative text developed with reading experts. Includes carefully selected internet-links to exciting websites.

The Solar System

The Solar System

Author: Emily Bone Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/05/2010

What is the surface of Mars like? Why does Venus glow in the dark? How do scientists explore faraway planets? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book. Illustrated with stunning photographs and illustrations accompanied by short, informative text developed with reading experts. Includes carefully selected internet-links to exciting websites about the Solar System.

Bats

Bats

Author: Megan Cullis Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/08/2009

How do bats find their way in the dark? Where do they live and what do they eat? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book. It is illustrated with stunning photographs and illustrations accompanied by short, informative text developed with reading experts. It includes carefully selected internet links to exciting websites about bats.

Penguins

Penguins

Author: Emily Bone Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/08/2009

Where do penguins live? What do they eat and how do they catch their food? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book. It is illustrated with stunning photographs and illustrations accompanied by short, informative text developed with reading experts. It includes carefully selected internet links to exciting websites about penguins.

Ships

Ships

Author: Emily Bone Format: Hardback Release Date: 24/04/2009

This book in the 'Usborne Beginners' series is designed to provide an informative introduction to ships for young readers. Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Reptiles

Reptiles

Author: Catriona Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/02/2009

This is a fantastic brand new addition to the Beginners series, designed to provide an informative introduction to trees and plant-life for young readers. Children can learn about some of the most fascinating cold-blooded creatures in the world from reptiles that can fly, walk on water, and climb on ceilings. This book offers terrific reading practice for children who prefer fact to fiction. It is developed with a reading expert from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence. It is great value for money.

Trees

Trees

Author: Lisa Jane Gillespie Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/01/2009

This is a fantastic brand new addition to the Beginners series, designed to provide an informative introduction to trees and plant-life for young readers. It offers terrific reading practise for children who prefer fact to fiction. It was developed with a reading expert from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence. It offers great value for money.

Rainforests

Rainforests

Author: Catriona Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/08/2008

From the tops of the trees to the forest floor, this book is full of some of the weird and wonderful things that live there. But the world's rainforests are in danger - find out why and what will happen if people don't change the things they do. With fabulous photos and simple text, shows some of the weird and wonderful things that live in rainforests and describes the dangers facing them. Developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

China

China

Author: Leonie Pratt Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/05/2008

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Dangerous Animals

Dangerous Animals

Author: Rebecca Gilpin Format: Hardback Release Date: 15/05/2008

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Seashore

Seashore

Author: Lucy Bowman Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/02/2008

Which fish can breathe on land? Why do some crabs live in other animals' shells? And what happens when seabirds drink too much sea water? Beginner readers can find the answers to these questions, and lots of other exciting facts, in this colourful book illustrated with photographs.

London

London

Author: Catriona Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 31/01/2008

How did London become the big, bustling city it is today? When was the Underground built and what was the Great Fire of London? These and other questions are answered with vivid, full colour photographs and short, informative text. Usborne Beginners are exciting books for children who are beginning to read on their own.

Bugs

Bugs

Author: Lucy Bowman Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/07/2007

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Planet Earth

Planet Earth

Author: Leonie Pratt Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/07/2007

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Firefighters

Firefighters

Author: Katie Daynes Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/06/2007

Fires, accidents, earthquakes and floods - firefighters are never far from danger. This thrilling book shows where they work, how they fight fires and how they rescue people. Usborne Beginners is an exciting series of books for children who are beginning to read on their own.

Beginners Trucks

Beginners Trucks

Author: Katie Daynes Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/06/2007

This exploration of trucks is part of a series introducing children to the wonder of the world around them. It has two reading levels, with a simple sentence on each page for beginners, accompanied by more complex information which can be read as the child's ability grows.

Antarctica

Antarctica

Author: Lucy Bowman Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/06/2007

A new addition to the 'Usborne Beginners' series, which is designed to provide an informative introduction to non-fiction subjects for young readers.

Night Animals

Night Animals

Author: Sue Meredith Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/05/2007

Which animals come out at night? How do they find food in the dark? Where do they go during the day? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more about the secret world of night animals. The easy-to-read text has been specially written with the help of a reading expert. Suggested websites add to the adventure.

Cats

Cats

Author: Anna Milbourne Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/03/2007

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Dogs

Dogs

Author: Emma Helbrough Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/03/2007

How do two dogs say hello? Which kind of dog can't bark? Why do some dogs bury their toys? For children beginning to read on their own, this book is an exciting introduction to dogs.

Bears

Bears

Author: Emma Helborough Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/03/2007

This exploration of bears is part of a series introducing children to the wonder of the world around them. It has two reading levels, with a simple sentence on each page for beginners, accompanied by more complex information which can be read as the child's ability grows.

Elizabeth I

Elizabeth I

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/01/2007

Who was Queen Elizabeth I and when did she live? What did she wear and who were her enemies? These and other questions are answered with vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, and short informative text. Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own.

Sharks

Sharks

Author: Catriona Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/01/2007

What do sharks like to eat? Which shark glows in the dark? And why do some sharks never stop swimming? Young readers can find the answers to these questions and lots more fun facts in this shark-infested book. Part of an exciting series for children beginning to read on their own, with easy-to-read text written with the help of a reading expert.

Planes

Planes

Author: Fiona Patchett Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/01/2007

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Volcanoes

Volcanoes

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/12/2006

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Spiders

Spiders

Author: Rebecca Gilpin Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/12/2006

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs are on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Horses And Ponies

Horses And Ponies

Author: Anna Milbourne Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/12/2006

How do horses live in the wild? What kind of pony lives hear the North Pole? Why do horses wear shoes? These and other questions are answered with vivid, full colour photographs and illustrations and short, informative text. Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own.

Your Body

Your Body

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/12/2006

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Sun, Moon And Stars

Sun, Moon And Stars

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 17/10/2006

What is the Sun made of? How did astronauts get to the Moon and what did they find there? For children beginning to read on their own, this book is an exciting introduction to space. Includes vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, and easy-to-read text specially written with the help of a reading expert.

Farm Animals

Farm Animals

Author: Katie Daynes Format: Hardback Release Date: 17/10/2006

This exploration of farm animals is part of a series introducing children to the wonder of the world around them. It has two reading levels, with a simple sentence on each page for beginners, accompanied by more complex information which can be read as the child's ability grows.

Weather

Weather

Author: Catriona Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

What makes the wind blow? How can rain sometimes be red? Why are tornadoes like vacuum cleaners? You'll find out the answers and lots more about weird and wonderful weather in this fascinating book. Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own.

Pirates

Pirates

Author: Catriona Clarke Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

Who was the most famous pirate of all? What happened to pirates who broke the rules? And why did pirates sometimes prefer to eat in the dark? You'll find out the answers and many more swashbuckling facts in this fascinating book. Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own.

Caterpillars And Butterflies

Caterpillars And Butterflies

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

How big were dinosaurs and what did they eat? Which were friendly and which were scary? For children beginning to read on their own, this book is an exciting introduction to dinosaurs, featuring easy-to-read text specially written with the help of a reading expert.

Knights

Knights

Author: Stephanie Turnbull Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

This non-fiction series aims to encourage children to access the wonder of the world around them. The books have two reading levels, with a simple sentence on each page for beginners, and more complex information for more confident readers.

How Flowers Grow

How Flowers Grow

Author: Emma Helbrough Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

How do flowers grow in dry deserts? How do animals help to spread seeds? Which flower smells like rottng meat? Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own.

Under The Sea

Under The Sea

Author: Fiona Patchett Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

What lives at the bottom of the sea? What does a shark really eat? How does a sea horse swim? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more about the fascinating things which live under the sea. Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own.

Eggs and Chicks

Eggs and Chicks

Author: Fiona Patchett Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

Which bird lays the biggest egg in the world and how do tiny chicks learn to fly? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book. The easy-to-read text has been specially written with the help of a reading expert. Includes internet links to carefully selected websites with pictures, information and activities.

Tadpoles and Frogs

Tadpoles and Frogs

Author: Anna Milbourne Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2006

How to tadpoles turn into frogs? What is the biggest frog in the world? How do frogs catch flies? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more about the wonderful world of frogs. Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own.

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