The Sherlock Holmes Book is packed with witty illustrations, clear graphics, and memorable quotes that make it the perfect Sherlock Holmes guide, covering every case of the world's greatest detective, from A Study in Scarlet to The Adventure of Shoscombe Old Place, placing the sorties in a wider context. Stories include at-a-glance flowcharts that show how Holmes reaches his conclusions through deductive reasoning, and character guides provide handy reference for readers and an invaluable resource for fans of the Sherlock Holmes films and TV series.
The Sherlock Holmes Book holds a magnifying glass to the world of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's legendary detective.
Follow the footsteps of famous spies through the ages to reveal their use of physical devices to cover their tracks and the inventive gadgets available at the time - including night vision goggles and bugging devices hidden in plants and cocktail olives - then see the best disguises and secret identities of crafty secret agents.
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Essential Soccer Skills is the go-to guide for anyone interested in learning more about soccer and becoming a better player.
More than 1200 inspirational ideas for boys and girls, both classic and modern, are listed alphabetically with their fascinating meanings and origins explained.
Pick one that has significance for your family, one that goes well with your surname, or simply one that you like.
Baby Names makes choosing a name easy and fun!
A fascinating look at the tools and techniques used by forensic scientists in solving crimes-from fingerprint analysis to DNA testing.
Simple hats, blankets, and nursery items can be made in just a few hours! More advanced patterns such as a jacket, Fair Isle jumper, and an adorable toy will inspire the experienced knitter. Patterns include options for boys and girls, in addition to patterns and specifically for newborns and toddlers, from blankets and beanie hats to a trendy knitted dress. Most patterns are easily adaptable to suit ages 0-3 years.
This book has bright, busy activity-themed spreads, including: Cuddly Toys, Play House, Busy Town, On the Farm, Choo-Choo!, In the Yard, Let's Build!, Let's Go! Music Time, Let's Sort and Stack!, Let's Create!, In the Bath, and Dressing Up.
Dinosaurs fascinate young children, and this colorful catalog of those mysterious creatures from the past will keep even toddlers entertained for hours. Children will love spotting and learning to name all the different dinosaurs--from the fierce, meat-eating Tyrannosaurus and the long-necked, plant-eating Diplodocus to the armor-plated Stegosaurus and the tiny, hen-sized Compsognathus.