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    How To Draw Icons

    By David Antram

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    The How To Draw series takes a highly visual and practical approach to drawing, featuring step-by-step instructions for each art project. This comprehensive drawing handbook covers all aspects of drawing famous icons from popular culture, politics and history, including essential concepts such as light, tone and composition.

    You Wouldn\'t Want To Sail With Christopher Columbus

    By Fiona MacDonald

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    You are Christopher Columbus, the explorer who accidentally discovered America. Follow Columbus' struggles to finance his journeys, his sometimes infamous behaviour and his final lonely days. "You Wouldn't Want To Be" is a constantly-growing library of exciting titles which transport the reader to the grisliest times and places in history....

    You Wouldn\'t Want To Be A Convict Sent To Australia

    By Meredith Costain

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    You are an 18th-century convict faced with a fate potentially worse than death: to be sent to one of the new English colonies in Australia, where you will face hardship, isolation and great danger at the razor edge of colonial enterprise. "You Wouldn't Want To Be" is a constantly-growing library...

    You Wouldn't Want To Be A Mayan Soothsayer

    By Rupert Matthews

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    You are the son of a Mayan soothsayer, living near the city of Copan in about AD 710. Becoming a soothsayer yourself means you could become an important man. However, you'd rather stay in your peaceful village being a farmer - get something wrong as a soothsayer and you'll be...

    You Wouldn't Want To Be An Aztec Sacrifice

    By Fiona MacDonald

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    You are a young man from a noble family in Mexico. Little do you suspect that you are about to fall victim to one of the most powerful South American civilisations and become an Aztec sacrifice! The topics covered in this book include beliefs and attitudes of the Aztecs to...

    Follow Me Around The Garden

    By Camille Garoche

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    Yay the rain has stopped, the sun s come out, and Luna has gathered the puppies to wander round the garden. Together, they visit lots of different spots and see who lives where and what each creature likes to do. At their final stop, something special awaits: a surprise birthday...


    By Nick Pierce

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    The gladiators were among the most celebrated and famous figures in the Roman empire, entertaining huge audiences by fighting wild animals - and each other - to the death. In this fascinating guide, children can follow the fate of a Celtic warrior captured in Gaul and sent to compete as...

    Happy Birthday, Old Bear

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    To celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of Old Bear and friends, Jane Hissey has created an entirely new adventure featuring the beloved characters, filled with the charm and beautiful illustrations for which she is acclaimed. The toys are getting things ready for Old Bear's birthday party, helped by their new friend,...

    Celebration Cakes

    By Scrace Carolyn

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    Step-By-Step Celebration Cakes shows creative readers how to combine art and baking by decorating cakes with dazzling and completely edible designs inspired by optical illusions, geometric shapes and the classical elements of the natural world. The step-by-step, illustrated guides take readers through techniques to make their own eye-catching and ingenious...

    You Wouldn't Want To Live Without Snot!

    By Alex Woolf

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    What if we didn't have snot and mucus? The insides of our bodies would be very dry, and we would find it hard to digest our food. We would also quickly become sick, because mucus protects us from dirt in the air that we breathe. But what exactly is this...

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