Books by Publisher: Conway Maritime Press Ltd

    Cool Nature: Filled with Facts and Projects for Kids of All Ages

    By Amy-Jane Beer

    Hardback £8.45

    Did you know that fish can use tools, and that wombat poo is cubic? This animal-tastic, fact-packed guide to the world of nature contains everything the budding naturalist needs to know. Meet nature's most fearsome predators, explore the wonders of the ocean, and marvel at the ability of animals to...

    London\'s Strangest Tales: Extraordinary but true stories from over a thousand years of London\'s history

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    A quirky collection of stories from London's stranger side, featuring a tiny prison cell in Trafalgar Square, a train disguised as a ship, and a church that's completely the wrong way round.

    Law\'s Strangest Cases: Extraordinary but true tales from over five centuries of legal history

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    A quirky collection of true stories from the stranger side of the legal system, including a dead parrot in a courtroom, a mummified murder victim and a strange case of cannibalism.

    Football\'s Strangest Matches: Extraordinary but true stories from over a century of football

    By Andrew Ward

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    A quirky collection of true stories from the stranger side of the Beautiful Game, including a one-man team, freaky weather conditions, ludicrous scorelines and all manner of off-pitch shenanigans.

    Rugby\'s Strangest Matches: Extraordinary but true stories from over a century of rugby

    By John Griffiths

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    A curious collection of true stories from the stranger side of rugby, featuring the the Irish international who arranged his marriage so he could play against England, the team of football players who beat their rugby counterparts at their own game, and the day the entire Wales team was sent...

    Gardener's Latin

    By Richard Bird

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    An exquisitely illustrated, lively exploration of Latin plant names for gardeners. More than just a dictionary, this fascinating book explains the meanings behind hundreds of Latin plant terms, their flowering times, leaf patterns, natural habitats and all sorts of other useful information.

    How To Make Art

    By Mel Elliott

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    Hugely popular illustrator Mel Elliott helps you unleash your inner creativity on today's pop icons, with techniques including drawing, colouring, collage and text manipulation.

    Cool Astronomy: 50 fantastic facts for kids of all ages

    By Matthew Cross

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Inside this mega-jam-packed book are fifty fact-tastic ways to advance and improve your astronomy skills so you'll never feel alone in the universe again. You'll discover everything you need to know about the universe, from asteroids to the zenith point ... and almost everything in between!

    USA Soccer Guy\'s 50 Insane Soccer Moments

    By Soccer Guy USA

    Hardback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Humorous guide to the 2014 World Cup from Twitter star USA Soccer Guy.

    How to be a Cowboy: Activity Book

    By Alice Lickens

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    The ultimate guide to becoming a cowboy, packed with exquisite illustrations and fun activities from down on the range.

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