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Books > Children's & Educational > Leisure interests, hobbies & sport > Natural history & pets > General

Crafty Makes: Nature Craft (Hardcover): Fiona Hayes Crafty Makes: Nature Craft (Hardcover)
Fiona Hayes
R299 R226 Discovery Miles 2 260 Save R73 (24%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Make fun animals and objects from nature's finest materials! Collect twigs, pine cones, feathers, leaves, shells and pebbles from your garden, park or holiday and create animals and objects with them. Stunning projects include a bird nest bowl made with feathers and leaves, a nut mask and feather mask, seed pod flowers and pine cone owls, a feathery bird bookmark, fir cone fish mobile, painted snail shells and twigs, and a twinkling night light jar. The perfect opportunity to learn about the nature around you whilst being creative, this unique book features over 40 crafty makes and a well-balanced mix of techniques, materials and colours that are great for parents and children to do together.

Pocket Guide to Turtles, Snakes and other Reptiles (Hardcover): Alice Pattullo Pocket Guide to Turtles, Snakes and other Reptiles (Hardcover)
Alice Pattullo; Amy-Jane Beer
R256 R189 Discovery Miles 1 890 Save R67 (26%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

From giant tortoises to chameleons, learn everything you ever wanted to know about reptiles with this handy pocket-sized guide. Written by a natural history expert, this fascinating guide provides a comprehensive introduction to all the families of reptiles. Features well-loved creatures such as sea turtles, giant tortoises, iguanas, chameleons and much more it's the perfect introduction to reptiles for young animal lovers. Get reading and then take your book out into the wild and see what you can spot!

The Usborne Book of Planet Earth (Hardcover): Megan Cullis, Matthew Oldham The Usborne Book of Planet Earth (Hardcover)
Megan Cullis, Matthew Oldham; Illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman 1
R295 R232 Discovery Miles 2 320 Save R63 (21%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

Where in the world would you most like to go? You could join a stampede of wildebeest in the Serengeti, dive to the deepest parts of the ocean, climb soaring mountain peaks in the Himalayas or take a gondola ride along the canals of Venice. This spectacular picture book has it all - taking readers on a fascinating tour of our amazing planet.

Questions and Answers About Nature (Board book, New Edition): Katie Daynes Questions and Answers About Nature (Board book, New Edition)
Katie Daynes; Illustrated by Marie-Eve Tremblay 1
R245 R193 Discovery Miles 1 930 Save R52 (21%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

Why do spiders make webs? Where do clouds come from? And how many leaves does a tree have? Inquisitive young children can discover the answers to these questions and many more in this beautifully illustrated information book, containing over 60 flaps to lift. A fascinating introduction to the natural world.

Lift The Flap Questions and Answers About Our World (Board book, New Edition): Katie Daynes Lift The Flap Questions and Answers About Our World (Board book, New Edition)
Katie Daynes; Illustrated by Marie-Eve Tremblay 1
R245 R193 Discovery Miles 1 930 Save R52 (21%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

An interactive board book with over 60 flaps, exploring all kinds of questions that young children ask about the world around them. Lift the flaps to discover the answers to lots of 'what?', 'why?', 'how?', 'when?' and 'who?' questions. Provides friendly, simple answers to challenging questions, with entertaining and informative illustrations.

What On Earth?: Trees (Paperback): Kevin Warwick What On Earth?: Trees (Paperback)
Kevin Warwick; Illustrated by Paulina Morgan 1
R288 R213 Discovery Miles 2 130 Save R75 (26%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Trees are an important part of our planet. But what on earth are they all about? Trees are not only one of the oldest living species on earth but they are also one of the most important. Essential for life and providing us with food, oxygen and shelter, without trees our planet would be a very different place. Discover all you need to know about these incredible plants and their place in our world in this fascinating book filled with fun experiments, investigations and hands-on tasks. Find out how trees are made and how they grow so tall. Then create a tree hotel and see what wildlife comes to stay! This brilliant information book features a mixture of explore, investigate and create pages which encourage children to learn about the natural world in an engaging, hands-on way.

Life on Earth: Ocean - With 100 Questions and 70 Lift-flaps! (Board book): Heather Alexander Life on Earth: Ocean - With 100 Questions and 70 Lift-flaps! (Board book)
Heather Alexander; Illustrated by Andres M. Lozano
R330 R248 Discovery Miles 2 480 Save R82 (25%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

How do fish breathe? Why is the ocean salty? Why is a whale not a fish? Find out the answers to these and many more questions in this brilliant interactive lift-the-flap fact book. Embark on an epic journey under the sea looking for fish and other ocean creatures beneath the waves, learn what shells are for, find out which sea creatures are the most dangerous, and take a closer look at a coral reef. This fascinating fact-filled book is the perfect introduction to life under the sea.

Kids Only - Fun facts and activities for young explorers (Spiral bound, Revised edition): The Natural History Museum Kids Only - Fun facts and activities for young explorers (Spiral bound, Revised edition)
The Natural History Museum
R150 R118 Discovery Miles 1 180 Save R32 (21%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

The colourful guide to the Natural History Museum, London has been designed especially for kids to enjoy when visiting the Museum and at home. It is packed with fascinating facts and fun for all the family including puzzles, games and quizzes. The content has been developed around themes that showcase all of the Museum galleries. Each theme contains a series of questions - What is a dinosaur? How old is the Earth? What is the smallest part of you? - that can be explored within the galleries. The book also goes beyond the galleries to explore behind the scenes at the Museum including what our scientists do, what's in our collections and why they are so useful. This fun, interactive guide incorporates the latest Museum map and can be dipped into as necessary, or used to follow a route through the galleries. Kids Only aims to support family visits and facilitate children's learning and enjoyment in the galleries and beyond. It is complemented by the Museum website and will make the Museum more accessible to those unable to visit.

The Story of Life - A First Book about Evolution (Paperback): Catherine Barr, Steve Williams The Story of Life - A First Book about Evolution (Paperback)
Catherine Barr, Steve Williams; Illustrated by Amy Husband 1
R204 R155 Discovery Miles 1 550 Save R49 (24%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This wonderful book introduces children to the story of life and how it all began. Using bitesize text and beautifully bright illustrations this is the perfect book for budding scientists and those eager to learn more about our amazing planet. Are you ready for an exciting and dramatic story about how life began and developed on Planet Earth? Packed full of fascinating facts and funny illustrations, this is the perfect introduction to life on earth for even the youngest of readers. At first, nothing lived on Earth. It was a noisy, hot, scary place. Choking gas exploded from volcanoes and oceans of lava bubbled around the globe...Then in the deep, dark ocean, something amazing happened. Find out how the first living cell was created, and how the cells multiply and create jellyfish and worms, and then fish with bendy necks, which drag themselves out of the water into swampy forests. Discover the story of the biggest creatures that have ever walked on land - the dinosaurs. Long after that, hairy creatures who have babies, not eggs, take over, stand on two legs and spread around the world, some of them living through cataclysmic events such as ice ages and volcanic eruptions. CLICK HERE to download Teachers' Notes specially written by the authors, Catherine Barr and Steve Williams, to assist teachers and librarians in the promotion and teaching of The Story of Lifein schools and to help foster a love of good books, literature and reading in children.

We're Going on a Bear Hunt: Let's Discover Seaside Animals (Paperback): Various We're Going on a Bear Hunt: Let's Discover Seaside Animals (Paperback)
Various 1
R172 R141 Discovery Miles 1 410 Save R31 (18%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

An inspiring and fun-filled guide to the seaside, featuring artwork from the animated special of We're Going on a Bear Hunt. In this interactive guide to the seaside, eager explorers will learn all about beach favourites including sand, crabs, birds, fish, rock pools and so much more! Packed with recipes, crafts and sticker activities galore, this beautifully illustrated sticker-activity book has plenty of ideas for seaside adventures and fun facts for readers come rain or shine!

In the Forest - Level 2 (Paperback, Edition): Shira Evans, National Geographic Kids In the Forest - Level 2 (Paperback, Edition)
Shira Evans, National Geographic Kids
R203 Discovery Miles 2 030 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

National Geographic Primary Readers is a high-interest series of beginning reading books that have been developed in consultation with education experts. The books pair magnificent National Geographic photographs with lively text by skilled children's book authors across four reading levels. What kinds of interesting creatures live amongst the forest trees? Level 2: Becoming fluent These books are a good match for kids who are developing reading stamina and enjoy a longer book. They are ideal for readers of Green, Orange and Turquoise books.

Where's the Unicorn? - A Magical Search-and-Find Book (Paperback): Paul Moran Where's the Unicorn? - A Magical Search-and-Find Book (Paperback)
Paul Moran; Sophie Schrey, Jonny Marx 1
R202 R153 Discovery Miles 1 530 Save R49 (24%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Follow a colourful blessing of globetrotting unicorns as they gallop around the world on an incredible whistle-stop tour.

From a star-studded film premiere and a flamboyant festival, to a wild safari adventure and a beautiful tropical beach, there are 17 intricately illustrated scenes to search, and seven sensational unicorns to spot in every location

Press and Play Noisy Animals (Board book): Dk Press and Play Noisy Animals (Board book)
Dk 2
R230 R181 Discovery Miles 1 810 Save R49 (21%) In stock

Go on a counting adventure with your favourite animals in this noisy board book for little ones. With six high-quality animal sounds to press and count, easy-to-grip tabbed pages, and lots of cute animals to meet, this interactive book will appeal to young children and encourage early learning skills.

Give your child a head start before they start school with this fun and educational children's book. With this unique book children can count the animal sounds as they press each button. Learning to count abstract things such as sounds is part of the early years curriculum and this book lets your child practise this skill, getting them ready for school. Parents will love the other ways that this noisy book supports preschool learning; the tabs encourage little ones to turn the pages all by themselves, and joining in with the rhyme and copying the animal noises helps children get ready for reading.

Children will love meeting the playful animals, including one tooting elephant squirting water, two oinking pigs splashing in the mud, and three lions playing chase.

The lively pictures, together with the fun rhyme, ensure that children will be eager to return to this animal book again and again. Learning to count and name animals has never been so much fun!

Raging Rivers (Paperback): Anita Ganeri Raging Rivers (Paperback)
Anita Ganeri; Illustrated by Mike Phillips 1
R172 R131 Discovery Miles 1 310 Save R41 (24%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF HORRIBLE GEOGRAPHY! Learn all about the weird and wonderful creatures lurking below the river's surface, from the Amazon's crushing anaconda snake and naughty nibbling piranhas to the electric eels that will give you a nasty shock! Snigger as you sneak a peek at the river's sandy bottom! Swim for your life as you reach the edge of the awesome Victoria Falls! Filled with hilarious illustrations by Mike Phillips, HORRIBLE GEOGRAPHY is the perfect escapism from miserable maps, rottenrock piles and dire diagrams. Hold tight!

Rebel Dogs! Heroic Tales of Trusty Hounds (Paperback): Kimberlie Hamilton Rebel Dogs! Heroic Tales of Trusty Hounds (Paperback)
Kimberlie Hamilton 1
R321 R209 Discovery Miles 2 090 Save R112 (35%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Tail-wagging tales of real-life Rebel Dogs! Get your paws on the stories and secrets of some of history's most heroic hounds! An engaging collection packed with over 30 real-life dogs, including film stars with fur, hounds that love to help, superstars of science and war heroes - these rebel dogs are the stars of their own stories. With incredible fur-raising facts on record-making dogs, marvellous mutts in literature, internet-sensation pups and much, much more - this beautiful book is perfect for pup fans of any age. Rebel Dogs is the perfect gift for any pup lover, all year round!

Planet Earth Crosswords (Paperback): Phillip Clarke Planet Earth Crosswords (Paperback)
Phillip Clarke; Illustrated by "Pope Twins"
R150 R118 Discovery Miles 1 180 Save R32 (21%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

Test your knowledge with over 100 planet earth-themed wordsearches, covering everything from animals and plants to cities, countries, continents, rivers and mountains. The crosswords gradually get harder throughout the book, and are perfect for quiet times alone or playing with friends and family. All the answers are at the back of the book.

The Fate Of Fausto (Hardcover): Oliver Jeffers The Fate Of Fausto (Hardcover)
Oliver Jeffers 1
R325 R256 Discovery Miles 2 560 Save R69 (21%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

A stunningly presented modern-day fable from world-renowned talent Oliver Jeffers.

“You are mine,” Fausto said to the flower, the sheep and the mountain, and they bowed before him. But they were not enough for Fausto, so he conquered a boat and set out to sea…

Working for the first time in traditional lithography, world-renowned talent, Oliver Jeffers, combines spectacular art with powerful prose, hand set using traditional lead type, to create a poignant modern-day fable to touch the hearts of adults and children alike.

Look Inside: Seas and Oceans (Board book): Megan Cullis Look Inside: Seas and Oceans (Board book)
Megan Cullis; Illustrated by Bao Luu 1
R245 R193 Discovery Miles 1 930 Save R52 (21%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

Open the flaps of this book and dive into a watery world full of amazing creatures. Explore coasts, coral reefs and mangrove forests, and find out what lives in the deepest, darkest part of the ocean.

My Super Cute Activity Book - Kawaii, koalas and kittens (Paperback): My Super Cute Activity Book - Kawaii, koalas and kittens (Paperback)
R205 R170 Discovery Miles 1 700 Save R35 (17%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Cuteness overload! Packed with adorable activities, this Super Cute book combines Kawaii drawing, rainbow colouring and cupcake doodling for hours of cute creativity.

The Great Nature Hunt: Trees (Paperback, Illustrated edition): Clare Hibbert The Great Nature Hunt: Trees (Paperback, Illustrated edition)
Clare Hibbert
R249 R217 Discovery Miles 2 170 Save R32 (13%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

A fun book for young children that helps them identify trees and their habitats. If you love trees, want to identify common trees or just want to get outdoors and understand nature, this book is for you. It is packed with photos of trees and their flowers and seeds and shows you how you can be a great tree spotter. It explores the different parts of the tree and looks out their life cycles including pollination, seed formation and seed dispersal. Plus there are fun puzzles and challenges throughout the book, which will help you develop your observation and spotting skills, ready for the great outdoors. It is part of The Great Nature Hunt a series of books for children aged 7+ which are a great resource for the Science curriculum. They help children make systematic and careful observations, gather data and record their findings. Each book is full of puzzles and challenges through which children can learn, while having fun.

Oh Say Can You Seed? (Paperback): Bonnie Worth Oh Say Can You Seed? (Paperback)
Bonnie Worth; Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz
R167 R125 Discovery Miles 1 250 Save R42 (25%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

"From the giant gum tree to this very small weed, every flowering plant started out as a seed." And so Dr. Seuss' famous Cat in the Hat introduces young readers to the fascinating world of seeds and flowering plants. This title and others form part of a series of books that takes an off-beat look at nature and natural sciences through a fun combination of Seussian rhymes and zany illustrations. Aimed at early readers - from four to seven year olds - the books are designed to bridge the gap between concept books written for preschoolers and more formal non fiction titles that require fluent reading skills. By presenting the facts in a lively and rhythmic manner, they provide the critical foundation upon which complex facts and ideas can eventually be built.

Oh Say Can You Say What's The Weather Today (Paperback): Tish Rabe Oh Say Can You Say What's The Weather Today (Paperback)
Tish Rabe 1
R167 R125 Discovery Miles 1 250 Save R42 (25%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Where the sunshine is showing, where warm winds are blowing, where lightning is flashing, where snowflakes are snowing. The weather is changing. Come on! Let's get going! Join the Cat in the Hat as he introduces beginning readers to the weather. This title and others form part of a series of books that takes an off-beat look at nature and natural sciences through a fun combination of Seussian rhymes and zany illustrations. Aimed at early readers - from four to seven year olds - the books are designed to bridge the gap between concept books written for preschoolers and more formal non fiction titles that require fluent reading skills. By presenting the facts in a lively and rhythmic manner, they provide the critical foundation upon which complex facts and ideas can eventually be built.

A Little Bit Brave (Paperback): Nicola Kinnear A Little Bit Brave (Paperback)
Nicola Kinnear; Illustrated by Nicola Kinnear 1
R225 R150 Discovery Miles 1 500 Save R75 (33%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Logan is a stay-at-home bunny - but he's about to discover how brave he really is. It's time for his first adventure, and he doesn't want to go. But there's an amazing world outside, if he can just pluck up courage to look . . . A LITTLE BIT BRAVE is a funny, reassuring picture book which shows that we're all a lot braver than we think. Nicola Kinnear is a fabulous new talent - Scholastic are thrilled to be publishing her debut picture book.

The Pearl in the Ice (Paperback): Cathryn Constable The Pearl in the Ice (Paperback)
Cathryn Constable 1
R203 R167 Discovery Miles 1 670 Save R36 (18%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

A thrilling and beautiful new novel from the best-selling author of The Wolf Princess. Marina's father, a naval captain, has been away for most of her life - certainly since her mother died - and yet Marina feels the pull of an ocean she's never known. When sent to boarding school to learn to be a lady, Marina decides instead to stow away on her father's ship. A perilous voyage awaits - but where are they sailing to and why, and what has it to do with the dark shape in the deep that seemsto be following them? Praise for The Wolf Princess: 'An engrossing, deeply atmospheric story.' TELEGRAPH '[Constable] knows you have only to give reality a slight push to make it marvellous. A classic winter's tale.' FINANCIAL TIMES 'A very special debut with a spellbinding fairytale ambiance. Contemporary but deliciously nostalgic ...' THE BOOKSELLER

Outdoor Science: Plants (Hardcover): Sonya Newland Outdoor Science: Plants (Hardcover)
Sonya Newland
R368 R318 Discovery Miles 3 180 Save R50 (14%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Get outside and do some fun science experiments! From growing flowers and vegetables, to building a bee hotel or aging a tree, these simple activities are quick and easy to do, using easily found equipment. This book tells you all you need to know about plants - what types of plants are there and where do they grow? Discover the different parts of a plant and why they're important, from roots and petals to leaves and seeds. Follow the life cycle of a plant and see how seeds grow. See how plants release water through their leaves in a simple experiment. This series is perfect for Outdoor Classroom Day, but can, of course, be used at any time of year! Being outdoors helps children focus, boosts creativity and imagination, and can simply be more fun! Learning outdoors creates lasting memories, helps build a greater awareness of the environment, provides more opportunities to think independently, and gets children feeling challenged and excited by learning. Suitable for the key stage one and key stage two science curriculum.

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