The study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy.
Roll up, roll up! It's time to take a front row seat at the Animal Olympics. See creatures from across the world compete to win a gold medal in some of the most amazing contests ever. Discover the highest jumpers, fastest swimmers and the highest flyers in the animal kingdom.
Journey inside the amazing underwater world of sharks in this Factivity kit! Learn hundreds of facts and complete tons of activities, puzzles, mazes, and more while you explore this Shark Factivity kit. Check out 6 awesome shark teeth included in this cool Factivity set. Collect the Shark Teeth. Read th ...Show more
Ever wondered why sharks have such a bad reputation? Are they dangerous, human-munching monsters? Or have we got it all wrong? In fact, only SIX people get attacked by sharks every year across the WHOLE WORLD. And how many sharks are eaten by humans every year? ONE HUNDRED MILLION! So maybe sharks are ...Show more
Category: Human Body
Can you imagine anything more gross than the human body? Seriously, inside and out, it is DISGUSTING! Blood and guts are bad enough, but there is so much more. We burp and fart. We secrete spit and snot and sweat. We pee! We poo! Everywhere we go, we're shedding bits of ourselves. Skin. Hair. Nails. And ...Show more
Category: NZ Non Fiction
Wildbase Hospital in Palmerston North is a very special hospital for very special animals, and in this follow-up to the hugely successful How to Mend a Kea, author Janet Hunt focuses on the tales of three kiwi who have been treated there. The stories are fascinating and touching accounts of their diffe ...Show more
Everything you need to know about dinosaurs, pterosaurs, marine reptiles, and mammals in this stunning prehistoric encyclopedia for kids. With more than 1,000 images and fascinating facts, The Dinosaur Book brings young readers face-to-face with some of the most incredible creatures ever to exist. Using ...Show more
Category: NZ Non Fiction
Dogs have played a central role in the lives of New Zealanders, from working farm dogs, to police dogs, loyal companions, mascots, little heroes and fictional dogs that have become part of our culture. In this book we look at the dogs that have been memorialised in public statues that have become commu ...Show more
100 Facts Mammals covers key topics about the interesting lives of mammals with concise numbered facts. Each fact is accompanied by beautiful illustrations and photographs, which add visual meaning to the information for kids. This fantastic book is one of our bestselling animal books for children aged ...Show more
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.
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 groups. Covers survival ...Show more