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Eragon

Christopher Paolini
Here's a great big fantasy that you can pull over your head like a comfy old sweater and disappear into for a whole weekend. Christopher Paolini began Eragon when he was just 15, and the book shows the influence of Tolkien, of course, but also Terry Brooks, Anne McCaffrey, and perhaps even Wagner in...

Holes

Ages 10 and older Winner of the Newbery and National Book Awards
Louis Sachar
"If you take a bad boy and make him dig a hole every day in the hot sun, it will turn him into a good boy." Such is the reigning philosophy at Camp Green Lake, a juvenile detention facility where there is no lake, and there are no happy campers. In place of what used to be "the largest lake in Texas"...

The Magicians' Daughter

Book Three of the Stoneways Trilogy
S. C. Butler
The inflated closing volume of Butler's generational Stoneways Trilogy (after 2007's Queen Ferris) uneasily combines YA fantasy and romance. Hubley, the 10-year-old daughter of magicians Reiffen and Ferris, becomes the target of Reiffen's old teacher and enemy, the wicked Wizard Fornoch. When Reiffen's...

Secrets in the Fire

Ages 9-12
Henning Mankell
Running with her sister in the fields near their village in Mozambique, southern Africa, Sofia steps on a landmine. She loses both her legs, and her sister dies. Swedish writer Mankell, recognized for his adult mysteries, knows the real Sofia and her country, and his novel, originally published in Sweden...

The Graveyard Book

Ages 9-12
Neil Gaiman
Amazon.com Review In The Graveyard Book, Neil Gaiman has created a charming allegory of childhood. Although the book opens with a scary scene--a family is stabbed to death by "a man named Jack” --the story quickly moves into more child-friendly storytelling. The sole survivor of the attack--an 18-month-old...

Space Encyclopedia

Take your child on an incredible journey through our Solar system and beyond with this first reference for young space explorers
Discover all about our galaxy from how big it is and where it is, to how it was formed, then explore our amazing planets together. Find out why astronauts get taller when they’re in space. Where the biggest mountain in the Solar System is and even how a mysterious black hole forms. Packed with curiosity...

Space Travel

Visit another world with this cosmic book – all the latest information at your fingertips
e.explore: Space Travel is a unique combination of a book and an exclusive website, created with Google™, the world's most popular search engine. Use the book to read all about space travel, and then go online to the special website to find out more. Learn how a rocket blasts off, see inside the Space...

Forensic Science

Help your child learn about forensic science with this fact-packed guide, giant wallchart, interactive clip-art CD and dedicated website
From how faces can be reconstructed to analysing DNA: let your child discover the remarkable ways in which forensic detectives can solve even the most baffling of cases. They’ll discover more browsing the dedicated Eyewitness website and downloading 100s of amazing images from the clip-art CD. Then...

Great Scientists

Be an eyewitness to great scientists and their discoveries
From Benjamin Franklin's electrical charges to Albert Einstein's theory of relativity, meet the people whose discoveries have shaped our world, and find out all about their lives and their lasting impact today. Get the picture using the clip-art CD with over 100 amazing images to download. Then use...

Can You Feel the Force? Putting the fizz back into physics

Winner of The Royal Society Junior Prize for Science Books 2007
Why does your stomach go right uuuuup... when a roller coaster plunges straight dooowwwwn? How does a cold ball bounce 80% higher than a warm one? What's it actually like inside an atom? Physics doesn't just happen in a lab - it happens in the kitchen, in your bath, in a car! Join author Richard...

Rainforest Also Available in Arabic

A fascinating ‘day in the life’ look at a rainforest
o around the clock with the animals of the jungle in this spectacular guide to the rainforest. The rainforest is an exciting place, full of activity and colour - come face-to-face with the amazing creatures that live in this wonderful tropical world. Discover why macaws eat clay before breakfast,...

Ocean Also Available in Arabic

Witness the wonders of the ocean floor and learn how different sea creatures live together in harmony. From playful dolphins to stinging jellyfish -dive in and explore!
Enter a world of discovery with DK Eyewonder Ocean. This inspiring first guide will captivate young minds with its blend of fascinating facts and dramatic photography. Guaranteed to stimulate interest and imagination Eyewonder Ocean is great for reluctant readers Answers subject-related questions...

Mathmagicians

Discover how maths applies to everything with Johnny Bal. Available also at the Red Sea Bookstores in Arabic
Join Johnny Ball as he shows your child that maths isn't just numbers and sums, it's a fundamental, incredible, magical way to find out how everything works. From Pi, the amazing number that's vital for so much of everyday life, to perfect proportions - did you know Leonardo da Vinci worked out a...

Human Body

Help your child get to the top of the class fast with this Eyewitness project book on the Human Body.
Watch your child take their knowledge of the Human Body to the next level using this fill-in home-study workbook. They’ll test their knowledge and train their brains with hands-on activities, amazing stickers and quick-fire quiz pages. Then turn the special wheel and pick up 100s of amazing facts...

Medieval Life

Help your child get to the top of the class fast with this Eyewitness Project Book on medieval life.
From fearless knights to bloodthirsty jousts, watch your child take their knowledge of medieval life to the next level using this fill-in home-study workbook. Test their knowledge and train their brains with hands-on activities, amazing stickers and quick-fire quiz pages. Do the activities together...
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