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Budding artists will be inspired by lots of new information, techniques, ideas and projects including thumb-print lions and a farmyard animal race.
Is a sinister hand puppet the reason for the school’s sudden leap in the league tables? Graphic-novel style pictures complement a fast-paced story.
When mousy Janey Brown’s godmother shows up, her life is turned upsidedown. Girl spy fans will love this tale full of action, gadgets and exciting twists.
Cacofonix is the worst musician in the entire ancient world – his singing makes rain fall! Will the magic carpet help Asterix and Obelix find somewhere that his ‘talents’ can be appreciated?
Whether you’d like to know if rabbits fart or computers will ever be cleverer than people, this is a great choice for anyone who likes fascinating scientific questions to be answered in a brain-friendly way!
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