Welcome to the Museum

Animalium

Author: Jenny Broom,Katie Scott

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781783700608

Category: Animal species

Page: 95

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Welcome to the museum There are more than 200 animal specimens to be discovered in 'Animalium', the first in a series of virtual museums. Wander the galleries - open 365 days a year - and discover a collection of curated exhibits on every page, accompanied by informative text. Each chapter features a different branch of the tree of life, from the simple sponge to the enormous elephant.
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Animalium

Author: Jenny Broom

Publisher: Templar Publishing

ISBN: 1787413292

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

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Welcome to the museum! There are more than 160 animal specimens to be discovered in Animalium, the first in a series of virtual museums. Wander the galleries - open 365 days a year - and discover a collection of curated exhibits on every page, accompanied by informative text. Each chapter features a different branch of the tree of life, from the simple sponge to the enormous elephant.
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Reading the World's Stories

An Annotated Bibliography of International Youth Literature

Author: Annette Y. Goldsmith,Theo Heras,Susan Corapi

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1442270861

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 300

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Reading the World’s Stories is volume 5 in the Bridges to Understanding series of annotated international youth literature bibliographies sponsored by the United States Board on Books for Young People. USBBY is the United States chapter of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY), a Switzerland-based nonprofit whose mission is bring books and children together. The series promotes sharing international children’s books as a way to facilitate intercultural understanding and meet new literary voices. This volume follows Children’s Books from Other Countries (1998), The World though Children’s Books (2002), Crossing Boundaries with Children’s Books (2006), and Bridges to Understanding: Envisioning the World through Children’s Books (2011) and acts as a companion book to the earlier titles. Centered around the theme of the importance of stories, the guide is a resource for discovering more recent global books that fit many reading tastes and educational needs for readers aged 0-18 years. Essays by storyteller Anne Pellowski, author Beverley Naidoo, and academic Marianne Martens offer a variety of perspectives on international youth literature. This latest installment in the series covers books published from 2010-2014 and includes English-language imports as well as translations of children’s and young adult literature first published outside of the United States. These books are supplemented by a smaller number of culturally appropriate books from the US to help fill in gaps from underrepresented countries. The organization of the guide is geographic by region and country. All of the more than 800 entries are recommended, and many of the books have won awards or achieved other recognition in their home countries. Forty children’s book experts wrote the annotations. The entries are indexed by author, translator, illustrator, title, and subject. Back matter also includes international book awards, important organizations and research collections, and a selected directory of publishers known for publishing books from other countries.
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Botanicum - Welcome to the Museum

Author: Kathy Willis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781760403423

Category: Plant names, Popular

Page: 112

View: 2020

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Botanicumis a stunningly curated guide to plant life. With artwork from Katie Scott of Animaliumfame, Botanicumgives readers the experience of a fascinating exhibition from the pages of a beautiful book. Learn how plants have evolved, see inside the dissection laboratory and discover the great variety of habitats on Earth. From perennials to bulbs to tropical exotica, Botanicumis a wonderful feast of botanical knowledge complete with superb cross-sections of how plants work. Over 100 full-colour, immaculately detailed pages featuring plant species from all over the world. Illustrated by Katie Scott, this beautiful book will follow on from the phenomenal success of Animalium. The large, high-quality format makes this the perfect gift for book lovers. Created in consultation with The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, this title has been created with world-class experts and advisors. Written by Kathy Willis, Kew Gardens' Director of Science.
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Story of Life

Evolution

Author: Katie Scott

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781760400064

Category:

Page: 16

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The Story of Life: Evolution is a graphic, fold-out guide that provides the ultimate reference to evolution and life forms. The book starts with the first single-cell organisms and ends with modern life forms. The Story of Life: Evolution is a strong non-fiction offering that complements Animalium. A versatile resource, read it as a book or use it as a fold-out reference. Illustrated by Katie Scott, who also illustrated the bestselling book Animalium. A new format in the Welcome to the Museum series that supports and complements the existing formats and titles. Concertina format perfect for the Tree of Life since the process of evolution can be spread out and examined singly.
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Historium

Author: Jo Nelson

Publisher: Templar Publishing

ISBN: 1787413276

Category: History

Page: 112

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Welcome to the museum! Here you will find a collection of objects from ancient civilisations. Objects of beauty, objects of functionality, objects of war, objects of life, and objects of death and burial. As you wander from room to room, explore the magnificence of what civilisations have left behind over thousands of years of human history.
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Animalium Colouring Book

Author: Kate Baker

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781783706129

Category:

Page: 96

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Packed with creatures great and small, from the tiniest insect to the mighty lion, this beautiful colouring book is perfect for all animal-lovers. Colour in the animals, complete the scenes and learn incredible facts along the way. From the creators of the best-selling Animalium, this title reveals the intricate linedrawings behind Katie Scott's finished illustrations. Engaging, informative and visually stunning, this fantastic addition to the 'Welcome to the Museum' series is sure to get you feeling creative. So pick up your pencils and discover the world of Animalium.
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Animalium Poster Book

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781783703531

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 56

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This beautiful large-format poster book lets you decorate your walls with the gorgeous images from Big Picture Press's bestselling Animalium. This is a stunning celebration of the world from immense mountains to tiny insects.
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Animalium Coloring Book

Author: Katie Scott

Publisher: Big Picture Press

ISBN: 9780763695552

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 3914

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A beautiful coloring book from the creators of the celebrated book Animalium Packed with creatures great and small, from the tiniest insect to the mighty humpback whale, this beautiful book is perfect for animal lovers. Color in the animals, complete the scenes, and learn incredible facts along the way. The intricate line drawings behind Katie Scott’s finished illustrations from Animalium are on full display in this engaging, informative, and visually stunning volume. Pick up your pencils and complete the world of Animalium.
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