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Maths Ages 4-5: New Edition (Collins Easy Learning Preschool)

An engaging Maths activity book to really help boost your child’s progress at every stage of their learning! Fully in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage, this book provides reassurance whilst supporting your child’s learning at home. Combining useful practice with engaging, colourful illustrations, this Maths practice book helps to boost your child’s confidence and develop good learning habits for life. Each fun activity is designed to give your child a real sense of achievement….

The Cow Book: A Story of Life on a Family Farm

Farming has been in John Connell’s family for generations, but he never intended to follow in his father’s footsteps. Until, one winter, he finds himself back on the farm and begins to learn the ways of the farmer and the way of the cows.

Connell records the hypnotic rhythm of the farming day – cleaning the outhouses, milking the herd, tending to sickly lambs, helping the cows give birth. But alongside the routine events, there are the unforeseen moments when things go wrong: when a calf…

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Picador Classic Book 79)

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, now an HBO film starring Oprah Winfrey & Rose Byrne

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. Born a poor black tobacco farmer, her cancer cells – taken without her knowledge – became a multimillion-dollar industry and one of the most important tools in medicine. Yet Henrietta’s family did not learn of her ‘immortality’ until more than twenty years after her death, with devastating consequences . . .

Rebecca Skloot’s…

The Compassionate Mind (Compassion Focused Therapy)

Not only does compassion help to soothe distressing emotions, it actually increases feelings of contentment and well-being. This title outlines the findings about the value of compassion and how it works, and takes readers through basic mind training exercises to enhance the capacity for, and use of, compassion.New

KS1 Maths SATs Practice Workbook: 2018 tests (Letts KS1 Revision Success)

In line with the new National Curriculum, this Maths Practice Workbook provides a bank of questions to test children’s understanding of all the key topics taught at Key Stage 1. Matched to the requirements of the National Curriculum, this KS1 Maths practice workbook contains plenty of useful questions and answers to test children’s understanding, and engaging images and diagrams to make learning more enjoyable. Included in this book: * Colourful images and diagrams throughout * Mixed…

The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable

Paperback. Pub Date :2008-2-1 Pages: 366 Publisher: Penguin What have the invention of the wheel. Pompeii. the Wall Street Crash. Harry Potter and the internet got in common Why are all forecasters con-artists What can Catherine the Greats lovers tell us about probability And. why should you never run for a train or read a newspaper This book is all about Black Swans: the random events that underlie our lives. from bestsellers to world disasters Their impact is huge; theyre impossible to….