DK Readers L3 Knights and Castles

DK Readers L3  Knights and Castles Author Rupert Matthews
ISBN-10 9781465456472
Year 2016-06-07
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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From armor to jousting, Knights and Castles covers everything there is to know about knights and medieval castles. Knights and Castles takes an up-close look at the history of knights, their chivalrous code, the battles they fought, and more. Learn about the heroic actions of famous knights, including El Cid and Sir John Hawkwood, and the monks who took up arms to protect pilgrims. Explore famous castles, including Beaufort, Krak des Chevaliers, and Carisbrooke Castle. Discover what it took to become a knight in Knights and Castles. Perfect for 7-9 year olds starting to read alone, Level 3 titles include in-depth information presented through more complex sentence structure with increasing amount of text to expand the reader's general knowledge and confidence in reading. Additional information spreads are full of extra facts, developing the topics through a range of nonfiction presentation styles, such as fliers, instructions, and record-breaker statistics. Trusted by parents, teachers, and librarians, and loved by kids, DK's leveled reading series is now revised and updated. With new jackets and brand new nonfiction narrative content on the topics kids love, each book is written and reviewed by literacy experts, and contains a glossary and index making them the perfect choice for helping develop strong reading habits for kids ages 3-11.

DK Readers L3 Knights and Castles

DK Readers L3  Knights and Castles Author DK Publishing
ISBN-10 1465453946
Year 2016-06-07
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
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From armor to jousting, Knights and Castles covers everything there is to know about knights and medieval castles. Knights and Castles takes an up-close look at the history of knights, their chivalrous code, the battles they fought, and more. Learn about the heroic actions of famous knights, including El Cid and Sir John Hawkwood, and the monks who took up arms to protect pilgrims. Explore famous castles, including Beaufort, Krak des Chevaliers, and Carisbrooke Castle. Discover what it took to become a knight in Knights and Castles. Perfect for 7-9 year olds starting to read alone, Level 3 titles include in-depth information presented through more complex sentence structure with increasing amount of text to expand the reader's general knowledge and confidence in reading. Additional information spreads are full of extra facts, developing the topics through a range of nonfiction presentation styles, such as fliers, instructions, and record-breaker statistics. Trusted by parents, teachers, and librarians, and loved by kids, DK's leveled reading series is now revised and updated. With shiny new jackets and brand new nonfiction narrative content on the topics kids love, each book is written and reviewed by literacy experts, and contains a glossary and index making them the perfect choice for helping develop strong reading habits for kids ages 3-11.

DK Readers L3 LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS Monster Battles

DK Readers L3  LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS  Monster Battles Author Julia March
ISBN-10 9781465454584
Year 2016-03-01
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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Join the LEGO® NEXO KNIGHTSTM as they master NEXO Powers and battle fearsome fire monsters in DK Reader L3: LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS: Monster Battles. Meet a group of brave knights as they embark on an epic adventure to stop a villainous jester and his band of monsters from taking over the kingdom. Learn about the exciting realm of Knighton and what it takes to graduate from Knights' Academy, go on thrilling quests, and engage in heroic battles against beastly, magical monsters. Set at the "Starting to Read Alone" level, DK Reader L3: LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS: Monster Battles is a thrilling read for new readers. LEGO, the LEGO logo, NEXO KNIGHTS, the Brick and Knob configuration and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2016 The LEGO Group. Produced by DK Publishing under license from the LEGO Group.

DK Eyewitness Books Knight

DK Eyewitness Books  Knight Author Christopher Gravett
ISBN-10 9780756667627
Year 2007-06-25
Pages 72
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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Be an eyewitness to the adventurous - and dangerous -life of a knight with DK Eyewitness Books: Knight. Did you know caltrops - nasty spiked objects - were scattered over the ground before battle to injure animals or men who trod on them? Take a look at a knight's life, from young squires learning the trade to weaponry, armour and battle with Eyewitness: Knight.

A City Through Time

A City Through Time Author Steve Noon
ISBN-10 9781409333715
Year 2013-03-01
Pages 48
Language en
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
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Take a 12,000-year walk through history Follow the story of a city from ancient colony to vast modern metropolis with A City Through Time. In this stunning update of the popular original, let the full-colour illustrations transport you back to another age, as the award-winning Steve Noon brings the past to life in style. Panoramic scenes in the unique cutaway style are packed with colourful pictures showing everyday life in the city across the centuries, and pop-up descriptions make sure the details aren't lost as you meet the characters who live and work there. Plus each scene has a page devoted to key features, so you can get up close to a Roman bath-house, a medieval castle or a modern skyscraper. Featuring a photographic section that profiles great cities through history and a glossary that tells you what you need to know about architecture, technology, work and costumes throughout the ages. Revised and updated for a new generation, Steve Noon's A City Through Time is perfect for parents and children to look at together or for school projects. The more you look, the more you'll see.

DK Eyewitness Books Medieval Life

DK Eyewitness Books  Medieval Life Author Andrew Langley
ISBN-10 9780756688240
Year 2011-04-18
Pages 72
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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The Middle Ages ran from the end of the Dark Ages to the Renaissance in the 15th century. Eyewitness Medieval Life gives the reader an in-depth look at life during that era, in both the town and the country, and for the peasants as well as the aristocracy. Discover the hardships of life on the land, and the magnificent tournaments of the royal court. Learn how food was prepared and served at a great banquet. See the illuminated chronicles kept by scholarly monks and how master craftworkers used their skills to decorate the great cathedrals. Featuring artifacts, costumes, furniture, and historical illustrations, Medieval Life is a unique and compelling introduction to the people and culture of the Middle Ages

Pirate o pedia

Pirate o pedia Author Alisha Niehaus
ISBN-10 1740335694
Year 2007
Pages 125
Language en
Publisher
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With a cool time-travel "storyline, " Pirate-o-pedia guides kids through history in easy and fun snippets. "Stop" spreads detail areas where pirates roamed and rampaged. "Just-in-case" spreads offer crucial advice for travellers in possible piratical situations (like attacks or shipwrecks), and "Pirate files" explore the exploits of the most nefarious seafarers. Each section is introduced with a helpful timeline noting key events in that particular pirate period, and the book concludes with classic fiction put into historical context. After their journey through Pirate-o-pedia, there won't be a single moment in piratical history kids haven't experienced!

A Street Through Time

A Street Through Time Author Steve Noon
ISBN-10 9781409322368
Year 2012-09-03
Pages 48
Language en
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
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Take a 12,000-year walk through history Think of the street you live on. Now think of how it may have looked in 10,000 BCE, or in Roman times, or in Victorian England at the height of the Industrial Revolution. Steve Noon's A Street Through Time takes you on a time travelling journey that you won't forget. Beautiful double-page illustrations bring fourteen key periods in history to life. You will see magnificent buildings go up and come down, new churches built on the site of ancient temples, wooden bridges destroyed and then remade in stone, and statues demolished then unearthed many years later. You'll find out how people lived long ago - the tools they used, what they wore, what they ate and what they did all day. In an added twist, you can search for the time traveller in each period and locate the objects that have managed to survive through the ages. Revised and updated for a new generation, Steve Noon's A Street Through Time is perfect for parents and children to look at together. The more you look, the more you'll see.

LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS Monster Battles

LEGO   NEXO KNIGHTS  Monster Battles Author Julia March
ISBN-10 9780241270844
Year 2016-03-01
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
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Join the LEGO® NEXO KNIGHTSTM as they master NEXO Powers and battle fearsome fire monsters in DK Reader L3: LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS: Monster Battles. Meet a group of brave knights as they embark on an epic adventure to stop a villainous jester and his band of monsters from taking over the kingdom. Learn about the exciting realm of Knighton and what it takes to graduate from Knights' Academy, go on thrilling quests and engage in heroic battles against beastly, magical monsters. Set at the 'Starting to Read Alone' level, DK Reader L3: LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS: Monster Battles is a thrilling read for new readers.

Emergency Rescue

Emergency Rescue Author DK Publishing
ISBN-10 1465445005
Year 2016-07
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher DK Children
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Emergency workers play a vital role in rescuing people and saving lives. Find out about their training and the lifesaving equipment they use.

Medieval Life

Medieval Life Author DK
ISBN-10 9781405367202
Year 2011-07-01
Pages 72
Language en
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
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DK Eyewitness Medieval Life is a unique and compelling introduction to the people and culture of the Middle Ages. Superb colour photographs of artefacts, costumes, furniture, and buildings, bring daily life in Medieval Europe vividly to life. Help your child discover the magnificent tournaments of the royal court, the bustling streets of a developing town, how the feudal system worked and much more. Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about Medieval Life. Find out more and download amazing clipart images at www.dk.com/clipart.

Castle

Castle Author DK
ISBN-10 9781405335850
Year 2008-04-01
Pages 72
Language en
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
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Help your child learn about castles with this fact-packed guide. From why round towers are better than square ones to how a castle was defended from attack, let your child visit the exciting world of a medieval fortress: and find out what life was really like behind the battlements. They'll discover more browsing the dedicated Eyewitness website and downloading 100s of amazing images from the clip-art CD. Then use the giant pull-out wallchart to decorate their room. Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about castles.

Climate Change

Climate Change Author DK
ISBN-10 9781405335782
Year 2008-04-01
Pages 72
Language en
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
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Help your child learn about climate change with this fact-packed guide. From what's being done to stop pollution harming life on earth, to why rising sea levels mean maps will need to be redrawn: let your child discover all about our fragile planet and the dramatic changes that are affecting the weather, the environment and our way of life. They'll discover more browsing the dedicated Eyewitness website. Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about climate change.

DK Eyewitness Books Viking

DK Eyewitness Books  Viking Author Susan Margeson
ISBN-10 9780756676124
Year 2009-12-21
Pages 72
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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This is a spectacular and informative guide to the daring adventurers of the Viking Age. Superb color photographs of Viking ships and swords, clothes and shields, memorial stones and beautiful brooches offer a unique view into the lives of the Norse people and their outstanding achievements.

100 Women Who Made History

100 Women Who Made History Author DK
ISBN-10 9780241305393
Year 2017-02-01
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
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If you thought that it was a man's world, think again! 100 Women Who Made History is the exciting story of the women who changed the world, from Anne Frank to J.K. Rowling. Meet the most talented and famous women in history, from politics, science, business, and the arts, from exciting entrepreneurs to clever creative. Discover landmark moments in the lives of amazing historical women from Joan of Arc to Marie Curie, up to and including modern game-changers such as Maya Angelou, Angela Merkel, Serena Williams, and Malala Yousafzai. With beautiful photography and fun illustrations, 100 Women Who Made History is a fascinating look at the pioneering and inspiring women in history, from ancient Greece to the present day. 100 Women Who Made History is the perfect book of history for kids aged 9 and up as they discover women who left their mark.