Imagine a world without books. You would have no information about the world outside, except what you could learn from travellers. You would know nothing about the past, except what storytellers could remember. The book is a truly amazing data storage device, yet most of us take it for granted. Find out how it has developed over the centuries, and how it is being reinvented for the future.
A pack of twenty Thank You cards for children to colour and coloured envelopes to send them in. Each card is illustrated with a different design, including a patterned dinosaur, a friendly caterpillar and a cute kitten. The card insides have coloured backgrounds and a blank space for children to write their own
thank you message. The pack also contains 5 sheets of stickers
Fashion: The History of Clothes is a brief chronological fashion show with key dates and mini guides to underwear, hats, jewellery and shoes. From the ancient world to the present day, find out what was in fashion and for how long. Hundreds of detailed illustrations along the way with the accompanying text describes how clothes were worn to signify work, class and changing social attitudes.
How to Draw Pirates, Knights and Monsters pad takes a highly visual and practical approach to drawing. Each printed page includes a shadow image to be drawn over by following the step-bystep instructions. There are plenty of blank pages for practice and children‚Äôs own drawings. Colouring techniques are introduced, using a variety of materials such as wax crayons, coloured pencils and ink pens.