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Join the Record Breakers

By: Abbott, Susan

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Hutchinson: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15030149

ISBN: 0099420007

Condition: Very Good


103 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0099420007. ISBN/EAN: 9780099420002. Inventory No: 15030149. Paperback View more info

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Frightening Light - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12010221

ISBN: 0439011248

Condition: Near Fine


155 pages. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0439011248. ISBN/EAN: 9780439011242. Inventory No: 12010221. Paperback View more info

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Blood, Bones and Body Bits - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12010223

ISBN: 0590558072

Condition: Very Good


160 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. This is a look at the nasty side of science. It examines such grim facts as where food goes after it is eaten, what happens when a boil bursts, why dead people need a haircut, and which animals live on our eyelashes. The book covers the secrets of strange scientists, and how to diagnose deadly diseases. There are fact files, quizzes and teacher tests. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 05905580... View more info

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Killer Energy - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12010224

ISBN: 0439992575

Condition: Near Fine


144 pages. "Killer Energy" will be the 23rd Horrible Science title and brings together a number of strong science themes - heat and cold, nuclear power, recycling and how the human body powers itself - making this is an excellent classroom book as well as a popular playground read. There are the usual gory details, such as why going to the loo in space can freeze your pee and which liguid chemical is used to preserve pets. Plus you can find out how your body turns stodgy school dinners into energy, why steaming manure can warm you up and how to build your own geothermal power station. ... View more info

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Microscope Monsters - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12010359

ISBN: 0439995019

Condition: Near Fine


142 pages. Corner crease on front cover. "Microscopic Monsters" is full of facts about the tiny world of microbes - viruses, bacteria, amoebas, they're all here, as well as many other diminutive creepy-crawlies. Read the diary of a dust mite, get up close and personal with bacteria and find out what it takes to be a micro surgeon. This book is full of fantastic fact files, quizzes and cartoons. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0439995019. ISBN/EAN: 9780439995016. Inventory No: 12010359. Paperback View more info

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Suffering Scientists - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040044

ISBN: 0439012112

Condition: Very Good


224 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. From amazing Aristotle, to dithering Darwin, to incredible Isaac, and courageous Curie - they're all in Suffering Scientists! This is the "Horrible Science" guide to the most influential scientists in history. Readers will discover brilliant breakthroughs, explosive experiments - and some feeble failures. They will find out what made Albert Einstein forget where he lived, which female scientist was chopped up into ti... View more info

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Deadly Diseases - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040045

ISBN: 0439013682

Condition: Very Good


160 pages. Small tear in back cover and last page. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Science with the squishy bits left in! Deadly Diseases will leave you squirming for more! Are you dying to discover...which dedicated nurse drank diarrhoea? how maggots can help get rid of germs? why a scientist used eyeballs as food for bacteria? If you think you can stomach the sick side of Science, then read on to find out about all kinds of illnesses from the common cold to cruel cholera, why ancient doctors thought nasty pongs cau... View more info

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The Body Owner's Handbook - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040046

ISBN: 0439981069

Condition: Very Good


160 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. The Body Owner's Handbook is the guide you simply can't live without. You'll discover a range of fantastic features you did't even know you had, including: . an auto-repair function . a built-in cooling system . top-of-the range sensory equipment . rear gas and waste disposal. So you think you can stomach the sick side of science? This mad manual shows you how to get the best from your body machine. Get the lowdown on the pluses of pus, the vitals of vomit and the science of... View more info

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Ugly Bugs - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040047

ISBN: 0590558080

Condition: Fine


127 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. This is a look at the foul side of science. It examines grim families of bugs, what slugs do with their slime, why flies throw up in tea, and how insects drink human blood. There are facts, teacher tests and quizzes. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0590558080. ISBN/EAN: 9780590558082. Inventory No: 19040047. Paperback View more info

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Fatal Forces - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040048

ISBN: 0590197118

Condition: Very Good


160 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Why do your ears stop you falling off your bike? How could a little bit of gravity make you lose your head? What can make your fillings explode? Find out in this book which is full of horrible scientific facts, quirky quizzes, teacher tests and crazy cartoons. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0590197118. ISBN/EAN: 9780590197113. Inventory No: 19040048. Paperback View more info

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Nasty Nature - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040049

ISBN: 0590191268

Condition: Very Good


158 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. This is a look at the nasty side of nature. Find out: which is the nastiest animal in the world; why vultures have bald heads; what kind of frog lives in the toilet; and how vampire bats suck blood. Contains fact files and quizzes, teacher tests and cartoons. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0590191268. ISBN/EAN: 9780590191265. Inventory No: 19040049. Paperback View more info

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Chemical Chaos - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040050

ISBN: 059019125X

Condition: Very Good


158 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. The chance to find out about some extraordinary experiments that went horribly wrong, and discover the secrets of some very strange scientists. The book includes fact files, quizzes, teacher tests and cartoons, and provides the opportunity to try some chemistry at home. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 059019125X. ISBN/EAN: 9780590191258. Inventory No: 19040050. Paperback View more info

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Vicious Veg - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040051

ISBN: 0590198114

Condition: Near Fine


158 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. If you think you can stomach the sick side of science, read on as we dig up the dirt on the world of plants. Find out when a fruit is really a vegetable, how plants keep us from suffocating and what stops trees from falling over. The book includes fact files, quirky quizzes and teacher tests. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0590198114. ISBN/EAN: 9780590198110. Inventory No: 19040051. Paperback View more info

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Bulging Brains - Horrible Science Series

By: Arnold, Nick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scholastic: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19040052

ISBN: 0590113194

Condition: Very Good


155 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. If you think you can stomach the sick side of science, read on as we dig up the dirt on the world of plants. Find out when a fruit is really a vegetable, how plants keep us from suffocating and what stops trees from falling over. The book includes fact files, quirky quizzes and teacher tests. Illustrator: Tony De Saulles. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0590113194. ISBN/EAN: 9780590113199. Inventory No: 19040052. Paperba... View more info

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The Earth Being Round - How We Found Out About Series

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Longman: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18110002

ISBN: 0582391628

Condition: Near Fine


40 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0582391628. ISBN/EAN: 9780582391628. Inventory No: 18110002. Hardcover View more info

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Now You Are A Cub : Book for eight year old cubs

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Scout Association Of Australia: 1978

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 10120071

ISBN: 0725501820

Condition: Very Good


148 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; Children. ISBN: 0725501820. ISBN/EAN: 9780725501822. Inventory No: 10120071. Paperback View more info

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All About Lions - My Animal Kingdom Series #1

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Orbis: 2001

Seller ID: 13090027

ISBN: 0748976450

Condition: Very Good


28 pages. Corners of boards are lightly bumped. Spine has minor lean. No dust jacket as issued. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition except for previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 0748976450. ISBN/EAN: 9780748976454. Inventory No: 13090027. Hardcover View more info

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Disney's Wonderful World of Knowledge Year Book 1979

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Robert B. Clarke: 1980

Seller ID: 13090129

ISBN: 071728123X

Condition: Very Good


126 pages. Covers have slight soiling. Edges of boards have superficial wear. No dust jacket as issued. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; ISBN: 071728123X. ISBN/EAN: 9780717281237. Inventory No: 13090129. Hardcover View more info

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Australian Golden Project Book of Australian Explorers

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Australia, Golden Press: No date

Seller ID: 13120107

ISBN: 0855584459

Condition: Very Good


24 pages. Covers have light creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. All stamps are fully intact with no broken perforations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; Exploration. ISBN: 0855584459. ISBN/EAN: 9780855584450. Inventory No: 13120107. Paperback View more info

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Let's Look at Fish of the World

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Australia, J. M. McGregor: 1975

Seller ID: 14080026

Condition: Very Good


23 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Covers are protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; Inventory No: 14080026. Paperback View more info