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The Complete Classical Music Guide

The Complete Classical Music Guide

An essential guide to more than 1,000 years of classica...

£18.99
Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life

Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life

From the origin of life, through the age of dinosaurs s...

£25.00
The Maths Book

The Maths Book

Discover more than 85 of the most important mathematica...

£18.99
World War II Map by Map

World War II Map by Map

Trace the epic history of World War 2 across the globe ...

£25.00
10 Eye-Opening and Inspirational Books to Celebrate Earth

10 Eye-Opening and Inspirational Books to Celebrate Earth

Packed with fascinating facts, planet-friendly projects and practical tips for helping the Earth, these ten books are the perfect thing for Earth-dwel...

Essential World Atlas

Essential World Atlas

Full of clear and detailed maps, this beautifully desig...

£10.99
The Concise Human Body Book

The Concise Human Body Book

Discover all there is to know about human anatomy in DK...

£12.99
Great Designs

Great Designs

A lavishly illustrated guide to the history of design, ...

£16.99
The Ecology Book

The Ecology Book

Explore ecology in this accessible introduction to how ...

£17.99
Unsolved Murders: True Crime Quiz

Unsolved Murders: True Crime Quiz

Chaotic crime scenes, cryptic clues and chilling lists of suspects. Test your knowledge of serial killers and famous crimes with this quiz inspired by...

The Human Body Book

The Human Body Book

An all-in-one illustrated guide to human anatomy with e...

£20.00
Student World Atlas

Student World Atlas

Packed with beautifully designed and detailed maps, thi...

£11.99
Encyclopedia of Aquarium and Pond Fish

Encyclopedia of Aquarium and Pond Fish

This comprehensive guide is the most complete owner's m...

£14.99
Unsolved Murders

Unsolved Murders

Ever wondered who murdered JonBenét Ramsey, or who terr...

£12.99
Strange and Stunning: 5 Beautifully Unusual Flowers and Plants

Strange and Stunning: 5 Beautifully Unusual Flowers and Plants

Sometimes nature is stranger than fiction! We’re venturing beyond sunflowers and tulips and exploring the world of some truly unusual flowers and plan...

Mandarin Chinese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Mandarin Chinese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

With the help of a new free audio app, this revised and...

£8.99
Japanese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Japanese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

With the help of a new free audio app, this revised and...

£8.99
Polish-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Polish-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

With the help of a new free audio app, this revised and...

£8.99
The Classical Music Book

The Classical Music Book

From Mozart to Mendelssohn, this comprehensive guide to...

£17.99
The Creative Habits of 8 Famous Writers from History

The Creative Habits of 8 Famous Writers from History

Writers can be curious creatures, and some swear by peculiar routines and superstitions to help them put pen to paper or fingers to keys. From Vladimi...

Timelines of Everything

Timelines of Everything

Explore an illustrated history of the world through ove...

£20.00
Flora

Flora

Discover the extraordinary diversity of the plant world...

£30.00
Pocket A-Z World Atlas

Pocket A-Z World Atlas

Now in its 7th Edition, Atlas is both appealing and aff...

£7.99
History of the World Map by Map

History of the World Map by Map

Much more than a history atlas, this book drops you rig...

£25.00
QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Classical Music?

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Classical Music?

Put your knowledge of Mozart, Mendelssohn and more to the test with our ultimate composers quiz inspired by The Classical Music Book. If you can corre...

Writers

Writers

From Shakespeare and Jane Austen to Gabriel García Márq...

£20.00
Star Wars The Complete Visual Dictionary New Edition

Star Wars The Complete Visual Dictionary New Edition

This comprehensive visual dictionary is the perfect Sta...

£30.00
Art

Art

Discover the history of art movements from classical Gr...

£30.00
Parent Alert How To Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Parent Alert How To Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Protect your children from cyber crime, sexting, cyber ...

£15.99
Viviana Durante Q&A: Ballet

Viviana Durante Q&A: Ballet

We recently caught up with legendary ballet dancer Viviana Durante to chat about her remarkable career and the incomparable beauty of ballet. Viv...

Help Your Kids with Computer Science

Help Your Kids with Computer Science

A clear, visual guide to the technical, societal, and c...

£14.99
The Little Book of Philosophy

The Little Book of Philosophy

Learn everything you need to know about the world of ph...

£8.99
The Little Book of Psychology

The Little Book of Psychology

The Little Book of Psychology clearly explains more tha...

£8.99
The Little Book of Shakespeare

The Little Book of Shakespeare

The Little Shakespeare Book is the perfect primer to th...

£8.99
The Extraordinary History of Your Travel Habits

The Extraordinary History of Your Travel Habits

Most of what we do as modern travellers feels, well, pretty modern. What we don’t often think about, however, is the historical basis for all the...

The Little Book of History

The Little Book of History

Travel back in time with the latest instalment in the b...

£8.99
The Mythology Book

The Mythology Book

More than 80 classic myths retold and explained, from e...

£18.99
Compact World Atlas

Compact World Atlas

With 65 clear, easy-to-read maps of all the countries i...

£9.99
World War I

World War I

A fascinating portrait of the people, places, events, c...

£25.00
5 Psychological Disorders Explained in Eye-Opening Infographics

5 Psychological Disorders Explained in Eye-Opening Infographics

How does it feel to suffer from pyromania? Or to have an irresistible urge to steal? These five impactful graphics from How Psychology Works break dow...

Drive

Drive

Charting the 130 years from the arrival of horseless ca...

£25.00
The Bible Book

The Bible Book

The stories, events, and teachings contained in the scr...

£17.99
Plant-Based Nutrition, 2E

Plant-Based Nutrition, 2E

Packed with 45 meatless recipes and a wealth of informa...

£12.99
DKfindout! World War I

DKfindout! World War I

From pre-war Europe to women in wartime, discover fasci...

£5.99
Which Famous Artist Are You? Quiz

Which Famous Artist Are You? Quiz

Are you more Pollock or Picasso? Duchamp or Dalí? Take a colourful traipse through art history with The Art Book and discover which famous artist...

What's Wrong With Me?

What's Wrong With Me?

An invaluable health and symptoms reference guide for a...

£12.99
Natural Wonders of the World

Natural Wonders of the World

Discover Earth's most beautiful and fascinating natural...

£30.00
Machines of War

Machines of War

Explore the military vehicles, artillery, and industria...

£25.00
Animal

Animal

With more than 1 million copies sold, this updated and ...

£35.00
Test Your Book Brain With This Famous Literary Quotes Quiz

Test Your Book Brain With This Famous Literary Quotes Quiz

Shakespeare, Salinger, Harper Lee – how well do you know classic literature? Try your hand at this tricky quotes quiz, with lines from famous works fe...

Artists

Artists

A stunning exploration of over 80 famous artists and th...

£25.00
The Astronomy Book

The Astronomy Book

An essential guide to milestone developments in astrono...

£18.99
Architecture

Architecture

With over 500 images and 13 specially commissioned 3-D ...

£20.00
Great Buildings

Great Buildings

Visit 50 of the world's most fascinating buildings from...

£16.99
The History of the Car in 6 Stunning Vintage Photographs

The History of the Car in 6 Stunning Vintage Photographs

From Route 66 to drive-in movies, the history of the automobile is packed with iconic spaces, places and stories. We’ve rounded up 6 extraordinary pho...

The Crime Book

The Crime Book

An essential guide to criminology, exploring the most i...

£17.99
Flight

Flight

A visual guide to aviation and man's conquest of the sk...

£19.99
Engineers

Engineers

Full of incredible tales of achievement and ingenuity, ...

£19.99
Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Bilingual Visual Dictionary series is by your side when...

£8.99
Which Famous Book is Best For You? Quiz

Which Famous Book is Best For You? Quiz

Are you more suited to Lewis Carroll, Shakespeare, or something different altogether? Celebrate some of the most famous books in history with our bril...

French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

The French English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your ...

£8.99
Italian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Italian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

The Italian English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your...

£8.99
German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

The German English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your ...

£8.99
Spanish-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Spanish-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

The Spanish English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your...

£8.99
Ship

Ship

From the earliest dugout canoes and the boats of the An...

£19.99
Pocket Visual Dictionary

Pocket Visual Dictionary

Discover the definitions you need with the Pocket Visua...

£12.99
The Deliciously Keto Cookbook

The Deliciously Keto Cookbook

The Ketogenic diet is a high-fat, moderate-protein, low...

£12.99
The Horse Encyclopedia

The Horse Encyclopedia

A stunning celebration of the equine world, The Horse E...

£25.00
The Sports Book

The Sports Book

The ultimate armchair companion to over 200 sportsThe S...

£20.00
Jewel

Jewel

Celebrate the world's most dazzling jewels and gemstone...

£25.00
Great City Maps

Great City Maps

This beautifully illustrated book explores the world's ...

£20.00
5 Language Visual Dictionary

5 Language Visual Dictionary

The Five Language Visual Dictionary puts the perfect En...

£25.00