Telling the story of the world's most incredible buildings, from the ancient world to the present da...
"This is an excellent book for all primary aged school children"
"A very enjoyable read with eye popping pictures and jaw dropping facts to match"
"Lovely and colourful with lots of bite size facts for children to enjoy"
"This book is fantastic my nine year old has not put it down"
"This is such an interesting book for children and adults alike. Great, colourful illustrations... I enjoyed reading this as much as my grandson did. I would recommend this for kids of all ages as there are so many different facts (and myth busters!)"
"A great book for any fact loving child"
"DK Books have done it again, another blockbuster book packed with the most incredible information about the most spectacular amount of topics... a real treasure trove of mind blowing curiosities"
Learn something about everything with 13 mind-blowing facts plus a little myth-buster about every topic under (and including) the sun! Exploded images of everyday objects from cars and skeletons to pianos and chocolate take young readers on an incredible factual adventure.
Did you know that one in every four animals on earth is a beetle? That white chocolate isn't technically chocolate? Or that the planet Pluto is so small that two could sit side-by-side across the USA? 13½ Incredible Things You Need to Know About Everything includes over 1000 facts on 80 different subjects to satisfy a child's thirst for knowledge.
Familiar objects - the Earth, a tiger, an Apollo spacesuit, a scorpion - are exploded to reveal their extraordinary insides. Surprising myth-busters give children a wealth of new favourite facts, such as chameleons change colour to stand out not blend in and that sharks only kill 6 people a year while people kill 100 million sharks a year!
Awesome images will draw young readers into 13½ Incredible Things You Need to Know About Everything and irresistible information will keep them there.