Children are, in many ways, born philosophers. Without prompting, they ask some of the largest questions: about time, mortality, happiness and the meaning of it all. Yet sadly, too often, this inborn curiosity is not developed and wit... read more

Big Ideas for Curious Minds: An Introduction to Philosophy
$35.00(AUD) inc GST

Love Space? Love LEGO? If the answer is yes, you'll love this book! `Brick by Brick Space' will teach you how to build amazing space projects, giving step by step instructions - simple and easy. And all you need for it to... read more

Brick by Brick Space: 20+ Lego Brick Projects that are Out of this World

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For chess-players of all ages and abilities, it is vital to get off to a good start. This simple guide provides all the tips and ideas needed to play purposefully from move one. That's because these 50 Mighty Openings are the very ones used by chess masters and grandmaste... read more

Chess Openings for Kids

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So you have learned how to play chess, studied tactics and know some basic endgames and openings. What s next? The glue that binds it all together is strategy. By forming a good plan, chess-players seize strong points on the board and target the opponent s weaknesses. Exp... read more

Chess Strategy for Kids

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A charming book that will teach children the intriguing game of chess.

Chess for Children

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Series:For Kids for Dummies Ser.

Help for grown-ups new to coding
Getting a jump on learning how coding makes technology work is essential to prepare kids for the future. Unfortunately, many parents, teachers, and mentors didn't learn the unique logic and language of coding in school. Helpi... read more

Coding For Kids For Dummies
$42.95(AUD) inc GST

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Series:See Inside

An interactive introduction to information and communication technology, which explains what goes on inside computers to make them do what they do. With lots of flaps to lift and look beneath, fact-hungry children will devour the fascinating data contained in t... read more

Computers and Coding (Lift-the-Flap)
$19.99(AUD) inc GST

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Series:Cool Stuff Ser.

"This engaging book offers kids the opportunity to learn photography skills while also allowing them to express their own creativity. Clear, approachable text and a colorful, magazine-style format make these titles inviting reads, while step-by-step instructions help ensure projects are easy to complete."

Cool Stuff to Photograph

Age range 10+ Welcome to the world of school debating and public speaking, the best training ground for speaking, reasoning, arguing and looking critically at the big issues of today. Claire Duffy not only demystifies the process o... read more

Debating and Public Speaking (The Australian Schoolkids' Guide)

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Series:Usborne Things to Make and Do

Every little girl who loves fairies and eating yummy things will adore this imaginative and beautifully illustrated fairy recipe book from Usborne Ages: 4+

Fairy Cooking (Usborne Activities)

"Hello Ruby is half picture book and half activity book rolled into one adorable package. It introduces programming without requiring a computer at all. The point of the book isn't to teach you a programming language, but programming concepts." --GeekMom.com <... read more

Hello Ruby: Adventures in Coding
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In Ruby's world anything is possible if you put your mind to it--even fixing her father's broken computer! Join Ruby and her new friend, Mouse, on an imaginative journey through the insides of a computer in search of the missing Cursor. From b... read more

Hello Ruby: the Great Journey Inside the Computer