Fossils are traces of animals and plants that lived long ago. How were fossils made? What do they tell us? When we study fossils we realise they can tell us exciting stories about their ancient lives. Children can learn exactly what is and isnt a fossil and even make one of their own! Simple present..
The fine text distinguishes the diverse marsupial group from other mammals and places it in its geographic context. It covers all species in Australia and draws together many unique biological traits that characterise these marsupials. We see how marsupials interact with each other and with other li..
This book features a series of fun electronics projects that range from easy to more difficult, but none require too complex or expensive components. Step-by-step instructions and clear illustrations guide the reader as they create racing machines, drawing 'robots', LED 'throwies', and other fun pro..
Explore the link between humans and the animal kingdom! From food chains to endangered species, a curious pack of fascinating facts and figures is now at your fingertips. Discover why isolated islands shelter unique species, where the fastest creatures live and how deep ocean creatures can really go..
Put the fun into gardening with this beautifully illustrated guide to growing plants indoors and out. Simple step-by-step projects and experiments explain the building blocks of gardening, putting the theory into practice to show you how to grow everything from cacti to cucumbers! An ideal introduct..
A happy humpback yearns for warmer seas, for the Antarctic is a little too cold, now that autumn is here. She's not alone in this grand old tradition, It's a northward journey that the humpbacks take every year. An unforgettable book set in verse, this beautifully illustrated text tells the story o..
The only book on the market telling the truth about monsters and how to fight them, this action-packed manual takes the term survival guide to a whole new level! You might think youre a pro in sticky situations -- you can light a fire, read a compass, and survive a whole weekend camping with your pa..
The story of Australia in the middle decades of the 20th century - from 1930 to 1980 - is one of dramatic contrast; of dark days and light - of economic struggle, anxiety, war and sacrifice, giving way from the 1950s onwards to prosperity, plenty and confidence. Australian Geographic's In Living Mem..