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Children's Christmas Gift Guide: Unwrap A World of Ideas

Children's Christmas Gift Guide: Unwrap A World of Ideas

With all the things to learn out there, what’s a curious kid to do? Pick up a fact-filled book, of course! Use our children’s gift guide below to pick out the perfect gift books for Christmas. These colourful titles are chock-full of knowledge to delight young imaginations.

How old are dinosaurs? What’s the best magic trick? And how big can a giant squid grow? The facts found here will keep them reading and learning long past the Christmas holidays.

For curious kids: It Can't Be True! 2 (£12.99)

After reading It Can't Be True 2! you'll never see a jar of honey the same way again – because you'll know that it took 1,308 honey bees to make it! And that snail in your garden? It'll suddenly remind you of the gargantuan Giant Ghana Snail, with its 30cm long shell. This book's outstanding array of topics and amazing facts will satisfy all readers. Cutting-edge visuals make the most astounding facts digestible, and bring the statistics to life 

It Can't Be True 2! 3D book jacket

For pint-sized explorers: My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things (£14.99)

Full of fun facts, colourful illustrations and games to feed a child's imagination, My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things is the perfect book for children aged 4-7. Bursting with knowledge to set young minds alight, this fun reference book supports the National Curriculum. 

My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things 3D book jacket

For future aerospace engineers: How Super Cool Stuff Works (£19.99)

How Super Cool Stuff Works is a cutting edge guide exploring how incredible new technologies are shaping the modern world. Mind-blowing images reveal the secret inner workings of everything from drones and supercomputers to underwater hotels and flying cars. Featuring a fun laptop-style cover, How Super Cool Stuff Works lifts the lid on today's most innovative ideas while also exploring the technology of tomorrow.

How Super Cool Stuff Works 3D book jacket

For world travellers: Children Just Like Me (£16.99)

Children Just Like Me is an amazing children's book showing everyday life through the eyes and words of children around the world. Offering remarkable insights into the lives of kids, Children Just Like Me is packed with photography of children, their friends and family, homes and schools. It vividly illustrates different cultures, from rural farms to busy cities to river boats. 

Children Just Like Me 3D book jacket

For tiny Houdinis: The Magic Show Book (£16.99)

Bursting at the seams with the latest magic tricks, The Magic Show Book will prepare you to deceive, astonish and wow your audience with a show-stopping, jaw-dropping performance! Turn the pages to face your fans and amaze them with spectacular pop-ups, while sneaking a look at secret flaps with instructions for your eyes only. With magic tricks using everything from coins and ropes to cards and wands, The Magic Show Book is the perfect place to begin your "trick training".

The Magic Show Book 3D book jacket

For fans of fossils: Utterly Amazing Dinosaur (£14.99)

Utterly Amazing Dinosaur is a jaw-dropping pop-up book packed with amazing facts about the world of dinosaurs. Uncover the mysteries of the prehistoric landscape, from the T. rex to the stegosaurus, learn how dinosaurs fought and defended themselves and discover how fossils form over time. With pop-ups, activity ideas and bite-sized facts, Utterly Amazing Dinosaur is perfect for any child, aged over 6, obsessed with all things prehistoric.

Utterly Amazing Dinosaur 3D book jacket

For aspiring scientists: The Skeleton Book (£12.99)

With incredible computer-generated artworks, The Skeleton Book shows off our truly incredible internal scaffold! Did you know that gram for gram, bone is stronger than steel, while being five times lighter and ten times more elastic?! The Skeleton Book compares key parts of the human skeleton to animal skeletons to show how and why ours has evolved to be the shape it is. Kids can then compare their own body to the pull-out life-size poster of the whole human skeleton. Perfect for ages 8–13.

The Skeleton Book 3D book jacket

 

Don't stop there! You can explore our full range of Children's books, and find the perfect Christmas presents for the little ones in your life.

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