Science & technology: general interest (Children's / Teenage)

    How to Think Like a Coder

    By Jim Christian

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    A back-to-basics guide on coding for absolute beginners - no prior experience required! How to Think Like a Coder introduces the key concepts of coding, such as loops, data types and calculations without having to learn a single line of code! Simple activities that draw analogies with the outside world...

    All About Virtual Reality

    By DK

    Hardback £8.45

    A groundbreaking children's book that explains everything you need to know about virtual reality including how we see in 3D, how a VR world is created, how VR works on a smartphone, how VR can feel real and even who uses VR. Includes a make-it-yourself VR viewer that can be...

    RW Handbook

    By Scholastic Children''s Books

    Hardback £8.45

    Your complete guide to Robot Wars! Meet the House Robots with Top Trump-style profiles and tour the battle arena. Become a Roboteer and learn how to engineer your own winning robot, and much much more!

    Centrally Heated Knickers

    By Michael Rosen

    Paperback £6.65

    Discover the weird and wonderful world of martians, woolly saucepans and centrally heated knickers in 100 poems about science and technology from the delightfully irreverent, Michael Rosen.

    StarFinder for Beginners

    By Maggie Aderin-Pocock

    Paperback £10.25

    With a foreword by Maggie Aderin-Pocock, budding astronomers will love this stunning, new approach to stargazing, featuring step-by-step guides to identifying the key constellations across the northern hemisphere, StarFinder for Beginners makes the night sky easier to navigate than ever before. From discovering the constellations of the Zodiac to learning...

    3D Printing Projects

    By DK

    Hardback £8.45

    Fourteen incredible 3D printing projects for kids to design and print their own toys, gadgets, models, and ornaments without the need for a 3D printer at home. Using freely available online 3D modelling/CAD programmes, 3D Printing Projects has inspiration and instructions for a wide range of thrilling projects, from simple...

    Star Wars Coding Projects: A Step-by-Step Visual Guide to Coding Your Own Animations, Games, Simulations and More!

    By Jon Woodcock

    Paperback £10.25

    Learn to design and code games using Scratch, inspired by the Star Wars TM universe! Star Wars Coding Projects is a step-by-step visual guide to designing and coding in Scratch. The setting is as big as your imagination. Your favourite Star Wars characters will guide you through fun projects, animations,...

    Anatomy: A Cutaway Look Inside the Human Body

    By Jean-Claude Druvert

    Hardback £14.43

    Anatomy is a gorgeous, large-format book filled with clever cutouts exploring every detail of the organs, systems and senses that make up that most marvellous of machines, the human body. This fact-filled journey is illustrated by Helene Druvert, the acclaimed creator of the award-winning Paris Up, Up and Away and...

    Super Structures

    By Ian Graham

    Hardback £11.45

    From the Ancient Pyramids to the Eiffel Tower, get ready to take a close-up look at man-made structures. Super Structures is a unique interactive book that not only traces the history but also explores the science behind these incredible engineering feats. In addition, the book is accompanied by a model...

    Discovery Plus :Space

    By Jen Green

    Hardback £10.25

    A unique book that tells the story about how the universe works, with the innovative use of flaps, gatefolds, wheels and acetates.

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