Non-Fiction > Science > Biology

Living World

The study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy.


Category:

 Dinosaurs

Series:Everything You Need to Know About...

You can learn all you need to know (and more) about these prehistoric creatures. Did you know a Barosaurus weighed more than three elephants and shook the ground as it moved? Everything You Need to Know About Dinosaurs contains amazing facts and staggering... read more

PUBLICATION FEBRUARY 2014

Dinosaurs (Everything You Need to Know About...)
$18.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Animals

Series:100 Facts

100 Facts Animal Life is bursting with exactly 100 mind-blowing facts, awesome images and fun activities to help children aged 6-10 years learn everything they need to know about the extraordinary lives of wild animals. Labelled diagrams showing inside the anatomies of key animal... read more

Animal Life (100 Facts)
$8.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Biology

Series:100 Facts

Learn how Darwin's revolutionary theories changed the way we view the world, how fossils can reveal secrets of the past, and why modern science uses genetics and DNA to predict our future.

Evolution (100 Facts)
$8.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 NZ Non Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Environment Category 2007.

Award-winning international wildlife photographer Tui de Roy spent much of her life living on and photographing the Galapagos Islands before setting up her base in New Zealand. From here, she travels the world capturing breathtaking images of special natu... read more

New Zealand: A Natural World Revealed
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Sealife

Each of these exciting titles is crammed with 100 essential facts. Detailed illustrations encourage even the most reluctant of readers to become absorbed within each fascinating world of information. Quizzes are featured to test knowledge, as well as fun projects to get involved in.

Whales and Dolphins (100 Facts)
$8.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Human Body

Series:Senses

What does it feel like when you stroke a cat? How does your body tell you when it is hurting? Which part of your body has the toughest skin - and which is the most sensitive? All these questions and more to help you really understand what the sense of touch is all about. The series, Se... read more

PUBLICATION JUNE 2017

Touch (Senses)
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Human Body

Series:Senses
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7

Did you know that the human eye sees images upside-down? Which part of your body turns the image the right way up? Why do we see things in colour - and what does it mean to be blind? All these questions and more to help you really understand what the sense of sight is all about. The se... read more

PUBLICATION JUNE 2017

Sight (Senses)
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Animals

Series:In Focus

How do you measure an animal's intelligence? Can animals learn a language? Which animals use tools? In Focus: Intelligent Animals has the answers! In Focus is a cool, new information series that's perfect for curious kids. These fun books feature modern, magazine-style pag... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2018

Intelligent Animals (In Focus)
$16.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Human Body

Series:Senses
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7

What happens when you smell something you like? How does your body tell you when a smell could harm you? Which other parts of the body help you to smell - and how does your nose work? All these questions and more to help you really understand what the sense of smell is all about. The s... read more

PUBLICATION JUNE 2017

Smell (Senses)
$24.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Book & Toy Sets

Series:IQ Box Sets Ser.

Presented in a box set. In each box you'll find a spiral bound illustrated reference book, a large fold out poster and a 3D model to build, with instructions. 3D model in Bug IQ is a giant scorpion.

PUBLICATION JULY 2018

Bug IQ (Smart Kids)
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 NZ Board & Cloth Books

Bright colourful illustrations make this board book a perfect introduction to the world of New Zealand birds for young children.
Including sparrow, tui, fantail, red-billed gull as well as kiwi and kaka, children will recognise those found in ... read more

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2013

NZ Birds (Board Book)
$15.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Animals

Series:100 Facts

100 Facts Horses and Ponies is bursting with fantastic images, fun activities and amazing facts. Kids learn more easily with bitesized information Photographs and artworks aid children who learn through visual prompts Activities allow children to put what they have learned into... read more

Horses & Ponies (100 Facts)
$8.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2